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Jul 5, 2015 5:55 am

UFC Fighters Celebrate Independence Day In Style

Yesterday was Independence Day and fighters of the UFC made sure to be wearing their red, white, and blue. Fighters from Dan Henderson to flyweight Ian McCall shared their patriotism with the world and showed off their pride in style! Check out these pictures below of fighters celebrating the holiday. Happy 4th! Be safe #america...

Jun 26, 2015 10:21 am

UFC Officials React To New York’s Failed Attempt At MMA In 2015

Once again, MMA failsĀ in New York. The bill to get that sport legalized in the Big Apple did not get passed yesterday and needless to say, UFC officials weren’t very happy. Especially UFC president Dana White who took to Twitter to call out the ‘corrupt’ politicians. There was a lot of positive vibes floating around,...

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...

Jun 20, 2015 5:46 pm

UFC Fighters React To Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s Brutal Beating Of Jessica Penne

You watched Joanna Jedrzejczyk beat down Jessica Penne and keep her title, now check out what the MMA world had to say about the impressive performance by the champion. Joanna took it to Penne at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, landing punches over and over again. She also caught her with a big elbow that busted...

May 7, 2015 9:47 am

Ortiz: ‘Don’t Like How Much You’re Making at UFC? Come to Bellator!’

Even though the deal between Reebok and UFC is truly groundbreaking, the majority of fighters who spoke out on social media yesterday seem to be against the deal. Some fighters were so unimpressed with the sponsorship money they would be getting that they told Reebok to KEEP their money. Tito Ortiz wants the fighter of...

Apr 24, 2015 1:32 pm

“UFC 186” Weigh-In Results — “Rampage” Weighs In at 216

UFC 186 is set to take place tomorrow evening at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada! Headliners Demetrious Johnson and Kyoji Horiguchi will be duking it out for the UFC Flyweight Championship. UFC 186 also marks the return of Quinton “Rampage” Jackson as he co-headlines the card against fellow brawler Fabio Maldonado! All the...

Mar 31, 2015 4:57 am

UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Reacts To Her Stint In Wrestlemania

UFC bantamweight champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey entered a different kind of Arena last weekend, as part of WWE’s Wrestlemania. She Judo’d Triple-H, and toyed with Stephanie McMahon, in front of millions. And now she shares her reaction. The night: Historic. The moment: Electric. The Rock, Ronda &the WWE Universe: Magic. We're just gettin' started… pic.twitter.com/mUOoBIFsaQ...

Mar 17, 2015 2:16 pm

CM Punk Wants Brock Lesnar Back In The UFC

“He kind of made the blueprint. He made it possible for Dana to look at somebody like me and even make me the offer. I’m thankful for that, for sure. I asked him what the hardest thing for him to do was; he’s a super freak athlete, but something had to be difficult for him....

Mar 1, 2015 8:16 am

UFC Fighters React To Holly Holm’s Successful UFC Debut

Yesterday in the co-main event of UFC 184, Holly Holm successfully made her UFC debut over a very game Raquel Pennington, as the pair fought a full 3 rounds. Ultimately, 2 of 3 judges gave Holm the nod, making her the winner via split decision. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets regarding the bout,...

Feb 24, 2015 8:50 am

BEEFIN! UFC Veterans Talk Smack To Men With Zero Experience

Twitter is a place where smack talking is expected and respect is rarely earned. It’s like the wild west of the internet, mixed with elementary school intellects. (Not you reader, just everyone else.) Beef, smack talk, and fight callouts is just a normal day online, but when two UFC veterans take to calling out men...

Feb 18, 2015 8:33 pm

UFC Fighters React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

Earlier today, the Ultimate Fighting Championship declared a war on all drugs in it’s organization. Seeking 2-4 year suspension terms, and a promise to test over 500 fighters, the promotion is taking the hardest stand on PED’s in sporting history. Their fighters react: Love the stance UFC is taking on PED's now. Gonna be great...

Feb 1, 2015 8:39 am

Pros React To Anderson Silva’s Return To The UFC

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon to take on Nick Diaz. The bout was scored unanimously in favor of Silva, however it was much closer than the scorecards reflected. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the bout. COM'ON @nickdiaz209 #bayarea — Josh Thomson (@THEREALPUNK)...

Jan 18, 2015 11:13 pm

UFC Fight Night 59 Bonus Report: McGregor and Larkin Take Home Extra $50K

Fight of the Night: Matt Van Buren vs. Sean O’Connell Van Buren looked to be on his way to a stoppage victory as he was picking O’Connell apart with body shots. O’Connell made an amazing comeback in the second and third rounds, however, and ultimately stopped the fight in the third round! Performance of the...

Jan 18, 2015 9:19 am

GALLERY! Disgruntled UFC Vets Visit NFL Union

At the end of last year, it was announced that Nate Quarry and Jon Fitch, among other fighters, would be filing a class-action lawsuit against the UFC. Since recieving his lifetime ban, Wanderlei Silva has been extremely out-spoken against the UFC, releasing several rant videos regarding how the UFC treats fighters. This weekend, Silva, Quarry,...

Jan 17, 2015 1:46 pm

STAREDOWNS: ‘UFC Fight Night Boston’ Edition

Earlier today the ‘UFC Fight Night Boston’ fighters took center stage and made their bouts official. They also mean mugged for cameras. Here’s more from today’s event: Parke v. Tibau: Hall v. Stallings: Cerrone v. Henderson: McGregor v. Siver:

Jan 6, 2015 4:30 pm

UFC Fighters React To Jon Jones’ Cocaine Positive

Earlier today the world learned of an unfortunate positive drug test in our sport. UFC light-heavyweight champion, and pound-for-pound king of Mixed Martial Arts Jon “Bones” Jones was randomly tested by the Nevada State Athletic Commission exactly one-month prior to last weekend’s UFC 182 main event. The result? Cocaine. Now the world of MMA, and...

Jan 6, 2015 11:21 am

UFC Pros React To Donald Cerrone’s Quick Turnaround

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is kicking off 2015 much in the same way he spent 2014… Fighting. After dismantling the previously unbeaten Myles Jury at UFC 182 last weekend, Cerrone has agreed to step in for Eddie Alvarez on 15-days notice to fight former lightweight champion, Benson Henderson. The world’s reaction: .@Cowboycerrone wasn't kidding when he...

Dec 26, 2014 1:41 pm

UFC Fighters React To Christmas, Share Their Celebration On Social Media

UFC fighters from around the world have taken to social media to share special thoughts, and moments from yesterday’s Christmas celebration. Check it: MERRYYYYYYYYY CHRISTMASSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!! @ufcfightclub @ufc @FOXSports1 @FOXSports @espn @EASPORTSUFC pic.twitter.com/66QhKJmKU9 — Bruce Buffer (@brucebuffer) December 25, 2014 Have a Merry Cookie Christmas!! #cookiemonster pic.twitter.com/Rd2mHUxmRA — Carla Esparza (@CarlaEsparza1) December 25, 2014 It's a...

Dec 20, 2014 1:41 pm

Fighters Get Bitter On Twitter Over UFC Pay

With the impending UFC lawsuit, there has been much conversation regarding fighter pay. Most recently, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, and the recently retired Cody McKenzie spoke out regarding the way fighters are paid. Now Mac Danzig has come forward to discuss the subject with Cody McKenzie publicly over Twitter before McKenzie deleted his account....

Dec 6, 2014 12:12 pm

McGregor Readying For Film Following Next UFC Bout

According to Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight, UFC featherweight star Conor McGregor has received several movie deals that the Irish star will entertain after his fight with Dennis Siver. McGregor’s manager stated that the deals are “In the works.” What are your thoughts on UFC stars signing movie deals while still in their fighting career?...