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Oct 6, 2015 3:27 am

Dan Hardy-Jose Aldo Training Clip

UFC featherweight champion and p4p great, Jose Aldo, is currently preparing for his upcoming fight with interim champ, Conor McGregor. The two will meet at UFC 194, taking place on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. It’s a fight that has been a long time in the making and one that fans are chomping at the...

Oct 5, 2015 4:58 pm

“Showtime” Pettis: Conor McGregor ‘hasn’t beat no one yet’

Before he even won the UFC Interim Featherweight Championship, Conor McGregor had a target on his back. Whether it was established fighters looking for a major payday or up-and-comers looking to prove themselves, “The Notorious One” has always had something to prove to his naysayers and potential opponents. McGregor blasted through the likes of Dennis...

Sep 29, 2015 7:43 pm

RDA: ‘Conor McGregor Can’t Succeed At Lightweight, Or Featherweight’

If UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor were to get past Jose Aldo at UFC 194 there has been a lot of talk about him eventually moving up to the lightweight division. If that were to be the case, a fight with current champ Rafael dos Anjos would surely be a possibility, especially with the...


Sep 27, 2015 1:00 am

Vitor Belfort hits Instagram heavy with workout footage

Vitor Belfort is getting ready for one of the most important fights of his storied career at “UFC Fight Night 77” when he collides again with Dan Henderson. Belfort will be making his way back to Brazil for the first time since his 2013 win over “Hendo” that earned him a shot at the UFC...

Sep 26, 2015 2:18 pm

Mousasi Accuses Machida Of Greasing: ‘He Was Oiled Up For Sure’

Back in February of 2014 UFC middleweights Gegard Mousasi and Lyoto Machida met in the octagon and battled it out for five full rounds. Machida ended up earning the unanimous decision, but now, ahead of his fight with Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night: Japan Saturday night, Mousasi is accusing ‘The Dragon’ of greasing. Mousasi...

Sep 25, 2015 1:12 pm

Anderson Silva Expects To Fight On Same Card As Werdum, Possibly Against Michael Bisping

For those who didn’t know, an MMA event in Dagestan took place today and was streamed on UFC Fight Pass. UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was in attendance, along with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. At one point during the broadcast Silva was interviewed and asked about his career and his future in the...

Sep 22, 2015 5:48 pm

Cyborg: ‘I’m clean, and willing to prove it with year of Olympic testing’

Earlier today a report came out showing that Vitor Belfort had tested positive for high testosterone levels three weeks before his title with Jon Jones and the UFC knew. They also accidentally sent the info to a group of people who weren’t supposed to see the results. After that the UFC sent out another email...

Sep 21, 2015 7:12 pm

WATCH! Dos Anjos speaks out on Cerrone and McGregor

UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos won his title nearly four months ago and has yet to defend it a single time. No fault of his own, of course, as the new champion actually suffered a torn MCL in the weeks leading up to the fight. The fact that Dos Anjos defeated one of the...

Sep 21, 2015 1:15 am

WATCH! Cyborg’s guard game is on point

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino has started her path down to bantamweight and Ronda Rousey! It was recently announced that “Cyborg” would be dropping down to 140 in November for a future Invicta FC card. While her opponent and the date of her fight has yet to be announced, it should be a good warm up fight...

Sep 17, 2015 8:11 pm

Glover Teixeira On Cormier: ‘He Can’t Say Sh*t, He Doesn’t Call The Shots’

UFC light heavyweight Glover Teixeira wasn’t very happy when he heard champion Daniel Cormier was saying he needed to wait around longer before challenging for the title. Teixeira told Brazilian media outlet Combate that Cormier should stick to fighting, which is his job, and stop trying to book his fights for him. Here’s what he...

Sep 17, 2015 9:06 am

Chris Weidman Responds To Vitor Belfort’s ‘Cycling’ Comment

Earlier in the week, UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort spoke to the media in Brazil, to promote his upcoming fight with Dan Henderson. But of course, Chris Weidman’s name came up. Belfort ended up saying that while everyone was worried about this testosterone levels for his fight with Weidman, they should have been paying attention to...

Sep 16, 2015 6:44 pm

Jose Aldo Slams ‘Irish Sucker’ McGregor After Being Drug Tested

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has had some controversy surrounding his drug tests of late, especially with that odd situation where a tester was told he was going to be deported. Interim champ Conor McGregor has also taken shots at the champ, saying that he’s not even getting tested over in Brazil. Well, now it...

Sep 16, 2015 4:01 pm

Vitor Belfort Accuses Chris Weidman Of Cheating –– “Did he stop cycling?”

Well here’s an interesting piece of news. We’ve gotten used to fighters, like Chris Weidman, Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping, calling out Vitor Belfort for using banned substances, but now it’s Vitor’s turn. The Brazilian, while speaking to the media in Sao Paulo, said that instead of looking at his testosterone levels, they should have...

Sep 16, 2015 9:02 am

REPLAY! Benson Henderson Gets Tapped At ADCC 2015

Former UFC lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, will be making the move up to welterweight, again, for his next fight against Thiago Avles at UFC Fight Night 79 on Nov. 28, in Seoul, South Korea. Before that, Henderson competed at ADCC (Abu Dhabi Combat Club) Submission Wrestling World Championship 2015, which took place in Brazil. He...

Sep 15, 2015 9:51 pm

Jussier Formiga Plans On ‘Shocking’ Everyone When He Fights Henry Cejudo

UFC flyweight Jussier Formiga is set to take on a big name and a tough opponent in olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo. The two will meet when the UFC returns to Mexico once again, on Nov. 21. Formiga knows that he’s going in as the underdog, and that all the hype is behind Cejudo, who...

Sep 15, 2015 2:01 am

Meet Ronda Rousey –– The Llama!

You really know you’ve made it when you get a llama named after you. That is the pinnacle of success. If you don’t have a llama named after you then get the heck out of here. But really, a llama in Portobello Resort, in Brazil, was named after the UFC bantamweight champion. There was a...

Sep 15, 2015 12:25 am

Pic of The Day! Shredded Gabi Garcia Towers Over Fedor

Probably known by a lot of MMA fans as the Jiu-Jitsu coach on TUF Brazil, with Wanderlei Silva, Gabi Garcia is now slimmed down and shredded. But, she still towers over heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko in this latest picture. Garcia posted the picture on her Instagram account, showing her standing with Fedor and his wife....

Sep 14, 2015 6:14 am

“Pitbull” Freire: Daniel Straus trilogy doesn’t make any sense

Scott Coker and the officials of Bellator made an interesting matchmaking decision when they booked Daniel Straus to face Patricio “Pitbull” Freire for a third time despite losing the first two bouts. The featherweight championship will be on the line when champion Freire tries to secure his third win over Straus at “Bellator 145” on...

Sep 13, 2015 6:08 pm

Booking Roundup: “The Karate Hottie” Lands a Top 5 Fight!

It has been a major week for news as well as a MAJOR week in fight announcements! Find out what “The Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson, Tatsuya Kawajiri, Thomas Almeida and Gabriel Gonzaga are fighting by checking out this week’s “Booking Roundup”! Bellator 144 Brennan Ward and Dennis Olsen has been added to the main card...

Sep 13, 2015 4:40 pm

Vitor Belfort looking ripped ahead of fight with Dan Henderson!

Vitor Belfort is getting ready to step into the octagon for the first time since his devastating loss to Chris Weidman at UFC 187. Belfort failed to capture the UFC Middleweight Championship, but he claims it wasn’t his last run for the gold! Belfort will get to meet fellow middleweight Dan Henderson in Brazil at...

Sep 13, 2015 2:08 pm

Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida speak out on Pedro Rizzo’s retirement

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship traveled to Brazil for the first time in 1998, there was a slew of Brazilian fighters who made a name for themselves during the event. Vitor Belfort wowed the crowd in attendance when he only needed forty-four seconds to knock out Wanderlei Silva, but one heavyweight stood head and shoulders...

Sep 10, 2015 12:14 pm

Claudia Gadelha Still Injured, Hopeful For February Return

  Claudia Gadelha is the UFC’s No. 1 ranked UFC strawweight contender and was expected to face off with the champ, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, but ultimately the shot went to Valerie Letourneau instead. Fans were a little confused at the announcement, since the week leading up the news, Gadelha said that she’s not hurt and will...

Sep 10, 2015 4:57 am

Shogun Underwent Surgery, Hopes To Be Back By Early 2016

  MMA veteran Shogun Rua will be on the sidelines for the rest of 2015 and hope to make a return early next year. Shogun announced on his Facebook that he underwent surgery this past Sunday, on his shoulder. “I had surgery on my right shoulder this past Sunday in Sao Paulo, with my orthopedist...

Sep 4, 2015 9:00 am

Luke Rockhold Clowns Vitor Belfort, Pretends To Pull On His Pony Tail

On their way to the ‘GO BIG’ press conference it looks like UFC middleweights Luke Rockhold and Vitor Belfort sat close to each other while on the bus. Rockhold sat behind Belfort and couldn’t help himself. He posted a video on his Instagram, showing the back of Belfort’s head and pretended to grab his pony...

Sep 3, 2015 4:24 pm

Big Nog Credits Fedor As Being Biggest Challenge Of His Career

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira aka Big Nog has retired from MMA and will now work for the UFC as their Brazilian Ambassador. There’s no denying the heavyweights legendary career. He’s fought the best of the best, including Fedor Emelianenko, not once, not twice, but three times. The larger Nogueira brother recently talked to MMAJunkie Radio and...

Sep 3, 2015 1:58 pm

Lil Nog Targets December Return, Wants a Fight With Rampage

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-7 MMA) is looking to rebound, this after suffering a unanimous decision loss to former UFC title holder Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at last month’s UFC 190 pay-per-view event in Brazil. The 39-year-old veteran is eyeing a December return to the octagon and has his sights set on another former UFC champion, his...

Sep 3, 2015 7:15 am

Edson Barboza Wants Fight With Anthony Pettis

UFC lightweight contender Edson Barboza (16-3 MMA) is riding high after earning a unanimous decision victory over Paul Felder at July’s UFC on FOX 16 event in Chicago. The feared Brazilian striker wants to fight again before the end of the year and is hoping to get a shot at former UFC lightweight champion Anthony...