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May 31, 2016 12:03 pm

Luke Rockhold says he is making over $1 million per fight as the champion

UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold sounds like he has done really well for himself now that he is at the top of the UFC middleweight division. Ahead of his title fight with Michael Bisping at UFC 199, Rockhold spoke with Ariel Helwani on the MMA Hour and said that he is making over $1 million...

May 31, 2016 10:39 am

Cody Garbrandt: ‘I’ll knock anybody out in my division’

Prior to stepping into the Octagon to fight one another at UFC Fight Night 88, bantamweights Cody Garbrandt and Thomas Almeida both had never lost in their professional careers. Both of them knew that one would be walking out with a loss. Garbrandt didn’t take long to determine who would have his hand raised, delivering...

May 31, 2016 8:47 am

Sparring partner opens up on possibility of Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

While Conor McGregor is the UFC featherweight champion, and has never competed in a professional boxing match, a potential superfight with Floyd Mayweather has been the talk of the town so to speak. While reports have emerged that the fight will go down in September, there has been no official announcement from either party, leading...

May 31, 2016 8:27 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier gets Jon Jones heavybag for training camp

[ooyala code=”tvN2N1MzE6wTqZ1iQcOMg511am_K1IKF” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”1280″ autoplay=”true”] UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is currently gearing up for his UFC 200 rematch with arguably the greatest fighter of all time, Jon Jones. After Jones won their first matchup back in 2014, he was stripped of the light heavyweight championship following a hit-and-run incident. During Jones’...


May 30, 2016 10:52 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold mic’d up for Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux

Back in April, Jon Jones made his highly anticipated return to the Octagon after nearly a year and a half. Jones was initially slated to fight Daniel Cormier for the UFC light heavyweight championship, however an injury forced DC out of the bout. Ultimately, Ovince Saint Preux stepped in on short notice to fight Jones....

May 30, 2016 10:42 pm

Conor McGregor returns to SBG Ireland

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been enjoying a bit of down time since his UFC 200 rematch with Nate Diaz was scrapped. Despite that, McGregor has managed to keep his name in the headlines as talks of a boxing match with Floyd Mayweather have increased significantly. In a recent Instagram post, McGregor returned to...

May 30, 2016 2:17 pm

Bryan Caraway reacts to Cody Garbrandt’s win over Thomas Almeida

Sunday night, in the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Vegas’ Cody Garbrandt put on a phenomenal show against the previously undefeated Thomas Almeida, as he picked up a 1st round KO win. On the preliminary card, #8 ranked bantamweight Bryan Caraway defeated #4 ranked Aljamain Sterling via split decision. Garbrandt’s win over Almeida put...

May 30, 2016 1:43 pm

PHOTO | Aftermath of Tarec Saffiedine’s leg kicks on Rick Story

Sunday night in Las Vegas, Rick Story and Tarec Saffiedine went to war in a 3 round welterweight showdown. Ultimately, Rick Story won the bout via unanimous decision in a successful UFC return, making it 3 straight wins. Despite the win, Story left with a pretty banged up leg courtesy of Saffiedine. Check out the...

May 30, 2016 9:14 am

Aljamain Sterling reacts to first loss of professional MMA career

Sunday night in Las Vegas, Aljamain Sterling and Bryan Caraway stepped in the Octagon to settle their feud. Sterling was the one who initially called for a fight against Caraway, however it was Caraway who left the Octagon with the win. The fight was a rather close one, with many scoring the bout in favor...

May 30, 2016 8:44 am

Fighters react to Cody Garbrandt’s win over Thomas Almeida

Sunday night in Las Vegas, Cody Garbrandt picked up the biggest win over his career as he defeated Thomas Almeida via 1st round KO. Not only did the win extend Garbrandt’s undefeated streak, it also likely put him on the top 10 ladder of the UFC’s bantamweight rankings. Understandably, the MMA community went wild on...

May 30, 2016 8:30 am

VIDEO | Cody Garbrandt Octagon interview

Last night in the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night 88’, Cody Garbrandt showed why he deserves to be in the bantamweight division’s rankings as he knocked out the previously undefeated Thomas Almeida. The win was an extremely dominant one for Garbrandt, who ended Almeida’s 21 fight win streak in just two minutes and 53...

May 30, 2016 8:22 am

VIDEO | Renan Barao vs. Jeremy Stephens (Highlights)

In the co-main event of ‘UFC Fight Night 88’, #9 ranked Jeremy Stephens stepped into the Octagon to welcome former bantamweight champion Renan Barao to the division. After a back-and-forth 3 round scrap, Stephens was awarded the unanimous decision win, with the score reading 29-28 across the board. Check out the highlights above! Video |...

May 30, 2016 8:09 am

VIDEO | Cody Garbrandt knocks out Thomas Almeida (Highlights)

Last night in the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: 88’, Cody Garbrandt and Thomas Almeida both put their undefeated records on the line as they squared off in a pivotal bantamweight showdown. It didn’t take long for Garbrandt to utilize his boxing to begin landing some heavy blows before ultimately knocking out Almeida in...

May 30, 2016 6:43 am

Photo | Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor event poster

Retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather posted the following photo on Twitter late Sunday evening promoting his potential bout with current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. .@badmedina https://t.co/648Qb26FTL pic.twitter.com/67agluPAGt — Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) May 30, 2016 “Money” Mayweather and “Mystic Mac” are rumored to be having a boxing match which will air on pay-per-view on September...

May 29, 2016 9:12 pm

UFN 88 Results: Cody Garbrandt KO’s Thomas Almeida

Undefeated bantamweight fighters Thomas Almeida (21-1 MMA) and Cody Garbrandt (9-0 MMA) squared off in the main event of UFC Fight Night 88 tonight in Las Vegas. Round one begins and these guys waste no time getting after it. Garbrandt with a flying knee attempt and then lands a right hand. Almeida misses with a...

May 29, 2016 8:52 pm

UFN 88 Results: Jeremy Stephens defeats Renan Barao

The co-main event of UFC Fight Night 88 featured former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao making his 145-pound debut against featherweight slugger Jeremy Stephens. Round one begins and Barao opens up with an inside leg kick. Jeremy fires back with one of his own and another. More leg kicks from Stephens. Front kick and then...

May 29, 2016 8:19 pm

UFN 88 Results: Rick Story defeats Tarec Saffiedine via decision

A welterweight bout featuring fomrer Strikeforce champ Tarec Saffiedine (16-5 MMA) taking on Rick Story (19-8 MMA) took place on the main card of UFC Fight Night 88 tonight in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Story opens with a big leg kick. Saffiedine with a body kick but Story catches it and smacks him...

May 29, 2016 7:49 pm

UFN 88 Results: Chris Camozzi defeats Vitor Miranda via decision

A middleweight bout between Chris Camozzi (22-10 MMA) and Vitor Miranda (12-5 MMA) took place on the UFC Fight Night 88 card tonight in Las Vegas. Chris Camozzi was able to land some solid combinations and utilize an effective ground game to beat up on Vitor Miranda for the better part of three rounds at...

May 29, 2016 7:12 pm

UFN 88 Results: Lorenz Larkin defeats Jorge Masvidal via split-decision

A welterweight tilt between Jorge Masvidal (29-11 MMA) and Lorenz Larkin (17-5 MMA) took place on the main card of UFC Fight Night 88. Round one begins with a tentative start. Both men are trying to find their range. Larkin with some good leg kicks. He lands a stiff kick to the body of Masvidal....

May 29, 2016 6:34 pm

UFN 88 Results: Paul Felder defeats Josh Burkman via decision

An intriguing lightweight bout between Paul Felder (12-2 MMA) and Josh Burkman (28-13 MMA) took place at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 88 event in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Burkman opens up with a leg kick. Josh is circling and trying to keep his distance. Big body kick from Felder. Burkman responds with a...

May 29, 2016 5:57 pm

UFN 88 Results: Sara McMann defeats Jessica Eye via decision

A women’s bantamweight bout featuring Sara McMann (9-3 MMA) taking on Jessica Eye (11-5 MMA) took place on the UFC Fight Night 88 prelims in Las vegas. Sara McMann was able to effectively utilize her wrestling to smother Jessica Eye on route to a unanimous decision victory. McMann struggled to find her range in the...

May 29, 2016 5:27 pm

UFN 88 Results: Abel Trujillo defeats Jordan Rinaldi via decision

A lightweight bout between Abel Trujillo (15-6 MMA) and Jordan Rinaldi (12-5 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC Fight Night 88 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Trujillo is instantly applying the pressure. He throws a combination then shoots in a for a takedown and gets it. Abel working from the full...

May 29, 2016 4:48 pm

UFN 88 Results: Jake Collier defeats Alberto Uda via TKO

A middleweight bout between Jake Collier (10-3 MMA) and Alberto Uda (9-1 MMA) took place during tonight’s UFC Fight Night 88 prelims in Las Vegas. Despite eating a huge knee that likely broke his nose in the opening round, Jake Collier was able to comeback and score a TKO victory over the previously undefeated Alberto...

May 29, 2016 4:23 pm

UFN 88 Results: Erik Koch submits Shane Campbell in round two

A lightweight tilt between Erik Koch (15-4 MMA) and Shane Campbell (12-5 MMA) kicked off the UFC Fight Night 88 prelims on FOX Sports 1. Erik Koch put on a dominant performance at UFC Fight Night 88, utilizing his slick ground game to submit Shane Campbell via rear-naked choke in the second-round of their preliminary...

May 29, 2016 3:58 pm

UFN 88 Results: Bryan Caraway defeats Aljamain Sterling via split-decision

A key bantamweight bout between Aljamain Sterling (12-1 MMA) and Bryan Caraway (21-8 MMA) took place on the UFC Fight Night 88 Fight Pass prelims tonight in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Sterling opens up with a front kick that misses. Caraway comes forward with a jab but eats a kick. Bryan lands a...

May 29, 2016 3:24 pm

UFN 88 Results: Adam Milstead stops Chris De La Rocha in round two

A heavyweight bout between Chris De La Rocha (4-2 MMA) and Adam Milstead (8-1 MMA) kicked off UFC Fight Night 88 in Las Vegas. Round one was a back and forth battle. UFC newcomer Adam Milstead land some excellent counter right hands during the opening five minutes. While De La Rocha was able to secure a...

May 29, 2016 10:47 am

Video | Thomas Almeida vs. Brad Pickett

UFC bantamweight prospect Thomas Almeida was able to keep his perfect record intact by defeating Brad Pickett at UFC 189 in Las Vegas. Almeida will square off with fellow undefeated bantamweight Cody Garbrandt in the headlining bout of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 88 event in Las Vegas. Who do you have emerging victorious in this...

May 29, 2016 10:31 am

Jeremy Stephens plans on going full ‘kill mode’ against Barao

UFC featherweight slugger Jeremy Stephens will square off with former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao in the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 88 event in Las Vegas. “Lil Heathen” spoke to MMAJunkie about his gameplan for the fight with Barao. Here is what Stephens had to say: “The mindset is ‘kill mode,’” Stephens said....