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Oct 27, 2015 9:46 am

Jones’ manager: DC rematch will be on our terms

Jon Jones was recently reinstated by the UFC, and has reportedly never been more focused. With that being said, a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is on everyone’s mind. The only obstacle to that is that DC is currently looking to sit out for a while and rest up for the...

Oct 27, 2015 9:38 am

Ian McCall eyeing ‘Cerrone-like’ schedule after returning from surgery

UFC flyweight Ian McCall has had a laundry list of injuries that have haunted him since signing with the UFC in 2012. McCall said in an interview with MMA Junkie that he just finished shoulder surgery twelve weeks ago for a torn rotator cuff, two torn labra, and a torn bicep tendon. McCall was initially...

Oct 27, 2015 9:26 am

Poirier: I saved Norman Parke’s career

When Joseph Duffy withdrew from his main event bout of ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ against Dustin Poirier the UFC offered Norman Parke the opportunity to step in on short notice for Duffy. Parke accepted the bout, however Poirier didn’t, which brought him criticism from many fans. Parke went on to fight Reza Madadi in the...

Oct 27, 2015 8:37 am

Mendes fires back at Edgar for ‘disrespectful’ comments

After Conor McGregor defeated Chad Mendes at UFC 189 to claim the interim featherweight championship Frankie Edgar climbed up onto the platform the Octagon was on and congratulated Conor McGregor. As it turns out Edgar wasn’t only impressed with McGregor, he also thought that Mendes was looking for a way out of the fight. He...


Oct 27, 2015 8:18 am

Luke Rockhold blasts “dirty” Vitor Belfort for cheating on “another level”

When it comes to Vitor Belfort’s past transgressions, fighters and fans are split right down the middle. While some see Vitor Belfort’s failed drug tests and PED usage as a thing of the past, others believe he should continue to be ostracized for them. Prior to Belfort’s appearance on Ariel Helwani’s The MMA Hour podcast...

Oct 27, 2015 8:05 am

Duffy planned to fight Poirier despite concussion

This past weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ was supposed to be headlined by an exciting lightweight matchup between Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier. Several days before fight night, it was announced that Duffy had suffered a concussion in training and would be unable to compete. Norman Parke was offered as a replacement for Duffy, but...

Oct 27, 2015 7:59 am

Rothwell goes off on Anderson Silva: You’re not a man, you’re nothing

Ben Rothwell has quickly become a fan-favorite fighter. From giving out free t-shirts during a recent Q&A event, to the menacing laugh he does during post-fight Octagon interviews, Rothwell is loved by many. However with his recent comments towards former UFC middleweight kingpin, Rothwell likely didn’t earn himself any extra fans. He spoke on The...

Oct 27, 2015 7:16 am

Rousey lands Ring Magazine Cover: ‘She’s conquered MMA, is boxing next?’

Recently, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey landed a spot on the cover of ‘Ring’ magazine, which is a boxing magazine. While UFC fans were impressed by Rousey gracing the cover of the famed boxing magazine, boxing fans were split down the middle. Some said that it was wrong of the magazine to feature a...

Oct 27, 2015 7:00 am

Myles Jury breaks down the expenses of an MMA fighter

Show up and fight for 15 minutes, and go home with $20,000. You have heard your couch potato friend claim that it sounds like an easy payday, but UFC veteran Myles “The Fury” Jury puts things into perspective on his Team Fury Blog. Jury breaks down what really goes into fighting professionally and some of...

Oct 27, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Ronda Rousey looking dangerous working on reverse triangles

While the world tries to decode her armbar, @rondarousey is hard at work on her reverse triangles! By @hansgutknecht #andstill #GracieJiuJitsu #UFCMelbourne A video posted by renergracie (@renergracie) on Oct 23, 2015 at 2:55pm PDT UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is known for her effective armbar techniques. The unbeaten champion has won 9 of her 12...

Oct 26, 2015 6:26 pm

FREE FIGHT! Mark Hunt vs. Cheick Kongo (Full)

Mark Hunt and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will be looking to recreate their fight of the year candidate from December 2013 when they clash once again at “UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm”. Their last meeting ended in controversial fashion when it ended in a majority draw and it was later tainted by Silva’s failed drug test....

Oct 26, 2015 2:56 pm

Coker: Koscheck/Daley II targeted for summer 2016

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Josh Koscheck (17-10 MMA) signed a contract with Bellator MMA this past June and is currently awaiting his first opponent from the promotion. The former “Ultimate Fighter Season 1” star was initially slated to make his first Bellator appearance this December at Bellator 147, but instead is now being targeted for a January event....

Oct 26, 2015 2:56 pm

‘I’ve Never Seen Jon Jones This Focused…’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones made headlines last Friday, when UFC officials announced that “Bones” had been formally reinstated by the organization. Shortly after the news broke, Jones took to his personal Facebook page to address his fans with the following message: “I am grateful for the opportunity to resume my career and...

Oct 26, 2015 2:18 pm

Dustin Poirier to haters: ‘You really think I’m scared to fight somebody?’

UFC lightweight Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier (18-4 MMA) fell under scrutiny last week, when he opted against taking a short-notice fight with Norman Parke at this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 76 event in Dublin, Ireland. Poirier defended his decision during a recent interview with MMAJunkieRadio: “This is the thing I want people to know,” he said. “This would have been...

Oct 26, 2015 2:04 pm

WATCH! Relive Jose Aldo’s insane flying knee KO

A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Oct 26, 2015 at 10:55am PDT UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo has not stepped foot in the octagon since his fight with Chad Mendes at UFC 179 in October 2014. Normally, fans would cry their concerns over ring rust when a fighter takes over a year to...

Oct 26, 2015 12:53 pm

Dana White: Partnership has been a ‘home run for Reebok’

The Reebok and UFC deal has been a good and a bad thing depending on who you ask. UFC President Dana White clamors that the deal struck between the two mega brands has been a “home run.” “The backlash to Reebok was ridiculous but everybody thinks they know all about this sh*t and they have...

Oct 26, 2015 11:46 am

Chris Weidman responds to Luke Rockhold’s “slow” comments

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman faces contender Luke Rockhold at UFC 194 on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rockhold recently expressed in an interview that he was very confident in his match versus the champion, who he feels is “slow, slow, slow.” Weidman sent out a tweet with MMA Fighting’s link talking about Rockhold’s...

Oct 26, 2015 11:30 am

‘I took 6 years off from sparring’

Robbie Lawler is the perfect example of “never say never”. Fans were ecstatic to see “Ruthless” make his return at “UFC 157” in 2013 where due to the fact that he always gave them a show. Even though his run in Strikeforce was less-than-stellar, fans knew they would always get an exciting scrap when Lawler...

Oct 26, 2015 10:54 am

OUCH! Brock Lesnar gets 9 staples to close gash on his head

WWE is fake you say? Try telling that to former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar who took on The Undertaker at “WWE: Hell in a Cell”! Lesnar and Undertaker pulled out all the stops in the Cell last night to pull off the victory, but in the end it was Lesnar who came out on...

Oct 26, 2015 10:18 am

WATCH! Ronda Rousey breaks down her fight with Holly Holm on “NFL FOX Sunday”

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey appeared on “NFL FOX Sunday” to speak with Curt Menefee and Michael Strahan to discuss her upcoming title fight against Holly Holm at UFC 193. Rousey talks about her style versus Holm and the addresses being an inspiration to so many as the hosts bring up photos of some young...

Oct 26, 2015 10:16 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor fires off spinning s*** in training

A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 25, 2015 at 6:41pm PDT UFC Featherweight Champions Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo are set to clash at “UFC 194” to decide who the king of the division truly is. The two were originally scheduled to main event “UFC 189” back in July, but a...

Oct 26, 2015 8:40 am

Reebok executive responds to Brendan Schaub’s criticisms

Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub has made his opinion known on the Reebok deal that was struck with the UFC, ultimately retiring from the sport of mixed martial arts with the Reebok sponsorship playing a big part in his decision. Reebok senior director of combat training Michael Lunardelli spoke with the MMA Hour last week...

Oct 26, 2015 7:28 am

WATCH! Miesha Tate manhandles Australian boy band

When pop-rap boy band The Janoskians signed up to grapple with perennial title contender Miesha “Cupcake” Tate, they likely did not know what they were getting themselves into. The group got off to a bad start when they introduced Tate as the “World Champion of UFC female fighting”. Tate may not be the world champion...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

Ronda Rousey looking for a fight in the WWE?

Ronda Rousey is sitting at the top of the UFC women’s bantamweight division as the champion right now. However, “Rowdy” has plans on getting back in the WWE ring to mix up the competition. From Fox Sports: Having made a surprise appearance in the ring alongside The Rock at this year’s Wrestle Mania, Rousey is...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Michelle Waterson training in Thailand and looking sharp!

A little pad work here in Pattaya Thailand #sityodtong !!!!! Thank you Kru Phon for challenging me! A video posted by Michelle Waterson (@karatehottiemma) on Oct 19, 2015 at 5:15pm PDT Check out UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson’s video clip of her training in Thailand. The “Karate Hottie” is looking razor sharp ahead of her bout...

Oct 26, 2015 1:20 am

REPLAY! Brock Lesnar rocks Undertaker with ground and pound… kind of.

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar stepped into the Hell in a Cell last night at “WWE Hell in a Cell” and battled The Undertaker for the final time. Lesnar was forced out of the octagon after he feel victim to the pairing of diverticulitis and an Alistair Overeem body kick before he found a...

Oct 25, 2015 3:14 pm

WATCH! Ronda Rousey gets the world ready for NFL on FOX

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has been training for her upcoming title defense against Holly Holm set to take place at “UFC 193” in November. The two are currently in the middle of their training camps for the Melbourne, Australia clash, but that doesn’t stop “Rowdy” from fulfilling her champion-duties of media appearances! Rousey...

Oct 25, 2015 11:51 am

Zingano weighs in on Rousey/Holm: ‘Holm has super-heavy hands’

Cat Zingano has been sitting on the sidelines since her last appearance in the octagon when she lost to Ronda Rousey in just fourteen seconds at “UFC 184”. Zingano didn’t have the opportunity to stand and bang with the champion like she wanted to, but she felt the force and pressure she can bring to...