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Jan 30, 2015 10:32 am

Big Nog “Would Love” To Fight Brock Lesnar

With Brock Lesnar’s WWE contract expiring in April, many, myself included, are anticipating his return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. And while I’m sure every heavyweight fighter wants to get a crack at the former UFC champion, “Big Nog” just threw his name in the hat, and comes in as the most credentialed man for...

Jan 29, 2015 8:59 am

‘Cowboy’ Offers To Save UFC 183 By Filling In For Nick Diaz

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s go-to Cowboy has offered up his services once again. This time though, the fan-favorite lightweight fighter is letting it be known that he will fight Anderson Silva in this weekend’s UFC 183 main event. Check it: All bullshit aside @ufc I will take this fight, 185 no problem I'll drive straight...

Jan 26, 2015 9:35 pm

UFC Invites Fans To UFC 183 Fight-Week Events

Ahead of UFC 183 this Saturday, the UFC has invited fans to the fight-week events leading up to the fight such as the open workouts, media day, and the weigh-ins. The festivities kick off on Wednesday with the open workouts, which will begin at 1 p.m. PT, with fighters working out for 30-minute periods of...

Jan 20, 2015 10:47 am

Wanderlei Silva Sues Nevada State Athletic Commission

UFC and PRIDE fighting legend Wanderlei Silva is suing Nevada State’s Athletic Commission for issuing him a lifetime ban from the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The MMA Fighters lawsuit states, “The NSAC, like any other agency, is a ‘creature’ of statue and attempts to expand jurisdiction over subject matter not conferred by the legislature...

Jan 18, 2015 7:28 am

REPLAY! Davis Jr. Defeats Cella By Unanimous Decision

Your browser does not support iframes. To kick off the main card of WSOF 17, Danny Davis Jr. defeated former Ultimate Fighter competitor Adam Cella via unanimous decision. Catch the bout highlights below!

Jan 16, 2015 8:25 pm

BELLATOR 132 RESULTS: Pitbull Retains Title, Makes Straus Tap

Tonight’s bout may go down as one of the most controversial championship fights in Bellator history. There were a handful of low-blows from both men and an eye poke from Straus led to multiple halts in action from referee John McCarthy. Straus was punished with a point deduction in the second round after he landed...

Jan 15, 2015 11:24 am

UFC President Dana White Refutes Jones One Night Rehab Report

UFC President Dana White was forced to revisit the Jon Jones cocaine scandal today while in Boston, following a statement from Jon’s mother revealing he spent just one night in rehab. A statement the UFC boss refutes: (Via The Boston Herald) UFC boss Dana White is refuting reports that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones spent only one...

Jan 12, 2015 2:33 pm

Get To Know Joseph Duffy, The Last Man To Defeat Conor McGregor

Cage Warrior Fighting Championship lost one of their top stars earlier this month to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Joseph Duffy (12-1) recently signed with the UFC and will be making his debut in the octagon in the near future. Even though people seem to think his claim to fame is being the last man to...

Jan 8, 2015 2:10 pm

UFC Signs Last Man To Defeat Conor McGregor

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed another Irish star to their growing roster of talent. Ireland’s ‘Irish’ Joe Duffy, not only boasts an impressive 12-1 professional MMA Record, he’s also the last man to defeat featherweight star Conor McGregor. (Watch the fight above) While contract terms between the UFC and its fighters remains mostly confidential,...

Jan 6, 2015 4:38 pm

Daniel Cormier Reacts To Jon Jones’ Failed Drug Test

Daniel Cormier, having just fought Jon Jones for twenty-five minutes in the UFC 182 main event last weekend, much like his fighting peers, isn’t going easy on Jon Jones following the news of his failed drug test for cocaine. The Strikeforce HW Grand Prix Champion released the following to MMAFighting.com: “I am aware of Jon’s...

Jan 5, 2015 2:59 pm

Askren: Dana White is telling blatant lies about me

It is no secret that current ONE FC Welterweight Champion Ben Askren and UFC President Dana White don’t exactly see eye to eye. The pair have verbally sparred back-and-forth on many different topics, most recently the UFC’s signing of former WWE star CM Punk. Askren’s criticism of the UFC’s new hire prompted Dana White to...

Dec 27, 2014 2:39 pm

Executive: UFC Going From Promotor To Entertainer

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), is easily the largest mixed martial arts organization in the entire world. The promotion has made footprints all over the globe in recent years, and plans to continue it’s expansion in 2015. The organization already has it’s eyes set on South Korea, Scotland and Russia among others for future UFC events. “As we...

Dec 26, 2014 11:57 am

Couture: ‘Relaionship with UFC non-existent’

“I don’t have a relationship with the UFC at this point. It’s non-existent. It’s not my concern. I’ve got my own fish to fry, I’ve got my own things to focus on, and they’ve got theirs.” “I took a job with Spike (TV). It’s [Dana White’s] rhetoric and his window washing that put me in...

Dec 24, 2014 6:07 pm

Merry Christmas UFC! Brandon Vera Is Suing You

Sixteen-fight, nine-year UFC fighting veteran, Brandon “The Truth” Vera is the latest athlete to file a lawsuit against The Ultimate Fighting Championship. And he did it in time for Christmas. Bloodyelbow.com has the scoop: Another antitrust suit has been filed in the California Northern District Court against Zuffa, LLC, the majority owner of the UFC:...

Dec 23, 2014 2:35 pm

Two More UFC Veterans File Lawsuit Against The UFC

As expected, two-additional athletes filed a lawsuit against The Ultimate Fighting Championship this week. More will likely follow. Bloodyelbow.com uncovered the news this morning: With little fanfare a second class action lawsuit was apparently filed earlier today with the California‘s Northern District Court. Vazquez et al v. Zuffa, LLC. This was discovered while Bloody Elbow...

Dec 18, 2014 10:37 am

Jones: “I’m the bad guy for this storyline and I’ll play the bad guy”

“I was definitely confused by them doing that. Especially them using the part, ‘I’ll kill you,’ when I said that. It was definitely, I thought it was a little… it was different for them to use that footage. But you know, I said it, and I just kinda own up to it. I haven’t really...

Dec 18, 2014 10:18 am

Pablo Garza: ‘UFC asked everyone to sign petition regarding fair treatment’

According to former UFC fighter Pablo Garza, back in 2012 the Ultimate Fighting Championship asked their fighters to sign a petition. A petition that protects the promotion from a certain type of inquisition. Check it: “”Back in 2012 all ufc fighters were asked to sign a petition saying that the Ufc isnt a monopoly and...

Dec 17, 2014 11:26 am

LEGAL EXPERT: ‘I don’t see a strong case laid out against the UFC’

Yesterday, The Ultimate Fighting Championship learned they are being sued courtesy Jon Fitch, Cung Le, and Nate Quarry. Today we have an analysis of the legal docs, from Attorney turned MMA Writer, Todd Martin. Check it: Just finished reading through the class action lawsuit against the UFC. Bottom line, as an attorney, I don't see...

Dec 16, 2014 5:56 pm

UFC Responds

The UFC is aware of the action filed today but has not been served, nor has it had the opportunity to review the document. The UFC will vigorously defend itself and its business practices. In a recent statement released on UFC.com, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has responded to news that they are being sued by...

Dec 16, 2014 1:03 pm

REVEALED! Cung Le, Jon Fitch, & Nate Quarry Are Suing The UFC

  Details are still pretty scarce right now, but a press-conference is currently preparing to start, regarding a class-action lawsuit against the UFC. While several fighters are expected to take part in this legal matter, three fighters with UFC experience have stepped up and filed. Check it: Media packet states that Cung Le, Jon Fitch...

Dec 15, 2014 8:26 am

Graphic video of shoulder popping from Kimura

In this graphic video, we can see a fighter unwilling to tap to a very tight kimura. The submission ultimately caused the fighters shoulder to snap, and you can hear the sound as it does so. Not for the feint of heart. Post by BJJ Video Vault. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE)

Dec 14, 2014 10:59 am

UFC gives Cris Cyborg VIP treatment at UFC on FOX 13

The UFC reportedly gave former UFC fighter Cris Cyborg a VIP treatment at UFC on FOX 13 after Cyborg requested seats to support her teammate, Ian Entwistle. According the MMAJunkie, who spoke to Cyborg’s manager, George Prajin, “Dana (White) made sure she was taken care of.” Cyborg ultimately ended up receiving cage-side seats for the...

Dec 14, 2014 9:44 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Junior Dos Santos’ win over Stipe Miocic

At UFC on FOX 13 last night, an incredible night of fights was capped off by a 5-round war between Junior Dos Santos Cigano, and Stipe Miocic that ultimately saw JDS given the nod by all 3 judges in what some are considering a controversial win for the former champ. Below is a compilation of...

Dec 12, 2014 9:35 pm

TUF 20 Finale Bonus Report: Penne, Markos, Esparza and Medeiros Earn Extra Cash

Fight of the Night: Jessica Penne vs. Randa Markos This came to no surprise as Penne and Markos left it all in the octagon on Friday night. Both girls made it to the semi-finals of the “Ultimate Fighter” tournament and proved to the world that they could be contenders to the championship in the future....

Dec 12, 2014 11:42 am

Magana On Why You’re A Peasant

“I was never big fan of social media. I was too busy living life to talk about my life. Who gives a f—?” “My motivation wasn’t to gain followers. It was just these f—ing scumbag losers on Twitter who want to abuse me. I’m not gonna sit back and let them abuse me. “I might...

Dec 12, 2014 5:00 am

REPLAY! Fight Night Phoenix Media Day (Highlights)

All eight main card fighters set to compete at Fight Night Phoenix spoke to UFC correspondent Megan Olivi as part of the Ultimate Media Day. Junior Dos Santos, Stipe Miocic, and more talked about their matchups.

Dec 11, 2014 11:41 am

Magana Documents ‘Crappy’ Weight-cut (NSFW)

Controversial TUF 20 fighter, Angela Magana has been documenting her weight-cut leading up to today’s TUF 20 Finale Weigh-Ins event. Check it: Besties getting ready to cut weight together @RowdyBec (#TUF20Finale @UltimateFighter) pic.twitter.com/8EqEetYI0l — Angela Magana UFC (@AngelaMagana1) December 11, 2014 Your Majesty & @RowdyBec getting our towel cocoon babies on #TUF20Finale @UltimateFighter pic.twitter.com/OSOy76jrBH —...

Dec 10, 2014 8:20 pm

Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas Official For UFC Title Fight

  This Friday on FOX Sports 1, the UFC’s first ever female strawweight champion will be crowned. Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas will headline the TUF 20 Finale event, which takes place live from the Pearl at the Palms Casino, in Las Vegas. News of the matchup was released following tonight’s Ultimate Fighter episode on...