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Jan 2, 2016 6:18 pm

UFC 195 FS1 Prelim Results: Kish vs Ansaroff

Justine Kish the ethnic Russian born fighting out of Cramerton NC (4-0 MMA) vs Nina Ansaroff (6-4 MMA). Kish is a European Muay Thai champion and formerly had a short stint on TUF but left the house do to a knee injury. Ansaroff was on a five fight win streak until her first UFC event...

Jan 2, 2016 5:53 pm

UFC 195 FS1 Prelim Results: Holtzman vs Dober

Scott “Hot Sauce” Holtzman (8-0 MMA) against Drew Dober (15-7-1 MMA) should be a a classic match up of striker vs grappler. Dober who has a background in Muay Thai and BJJ will have better success on the ground where “Hot Sauce” is going to want to keep this fight on the feet. Round two...

Jan 2, 2016 11:48 am

What job would Dana White never want?

UFC President Dana White generally has a pretty thankless job. The UFC President is seldom praised, but is criticized rather quickly when things go wrong with UFC events. However, with that being said there is one job that the UFC President would never want to have; NFL Commissioner. He spoke on The Seth Davis Show:...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 28, 2015 8:10 am

Watch out Northcutt! Tony Ferguson Shows us a No-hands Cartwheel!

Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson shows off some agility with his “look mom no hands” technique.  Ferguson (20-3 MMA) is on a seven fight UFC win streak, his recent victory was over two weeks ago against Edson Barboza that ended in a Brabo choke submission in the second round. Ferguson has one loss in over six...

Dec 27, 2015 11:26 am

From Current Champ: Paige VanZant – Will become a world champion

Paige VanZant is ready to move on from her loss against “Thug” Rose Namajunas at UFC Fight night 80 in Las Vegas earlier this month. VanZant displayed a maturity and heart that most people probably didn’t gave her credit for. Not all people think the young prospect needs to lose sleep over the loss.  ...

Dec 26, 2015 9:01 am

Khabib on return: ‘I must become more professional’

It has been nearly two years since Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has competed inside the Octagon. In his last Octagon appearance, ‘The Eagle’ defeated Rafael Dos Anjos via unanimous decision. A bout between Nurmagomedov and Cerrone was booked for September of 2014, however a knee injury forced ‘The Eagle’ out of the bout. Nurmagomedov was...

Dec 26, 2015 7:56 am

Chuck Liddell reminisces on no-rules fight in Brazil

As if going into your opponents home country for a professional MMA fight isn’t intimidating enough, try having his manager double as the referee for the bout. That’s exactly what happened to Chuck Liddell back in 1998 when he traveled to Brazil for his 2nd professional MMA fight against MMA legend Jose Landi-Jons. Liddell recounted...

Dec 26, 2015 7:47 am

PHOTOS | Conor McGregor’s Christmas present is insane

What does one of the highest paid UFC fighters, and the UFC featherweight champion, get for Christmas? Simple. A bazooka. ‘Notorious’ posted two photos on Instagram of himself and his family enjoying Christmas, both of which feature the bazooka which has ‘U.S. ARMY’ printed on the side of it. Check it out: Stuffing the Bazooka...

Dec 23, 2015 10:44 pm

Details emerge on Julianna Pena’s unruly testicle target practice

Details have emerged on the incident that got UFC women’s bantamweight fighter Juliana Pena arrested on Sunday morning. The winner of season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter was arrested and charged with two counts of assault by the Spokane Police Department in Washington after a fight occurred outside of a bar. Details reported by Deadspin...

Dec 23, 2015 12:47 am

PRIDE and WEC #WCW edition: Kenda Perez

Kenda Perez has been a longtime host of MMA related shows and brings a certain spice that we have been in awe with from day one. From bringing us back to the glorious days in Japan as the host of Best of PRIDE to the early days of some of the UFC’s biggest stars with the...

Dec 22, 2015 8:25 am

Chael Sonnen says Edgar deserves title fight

When Frankie Edgar defeated Chad Mendes via KO in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale, UFC President Dana White stated that no one could deny Edgar any longer, and that he would be next in line for a title shot at featherweight. The following night Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo in 13...

Dec 21, 2015 8:28 am

UFC fighter Julianna Pena arrested

A UFC women’s bantamweight fighter has been arrested after allegedly fighting outside of a bar early Sunday morning. 26-year-old Julianna Pena, winner of season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter was arrested and charged with two counts of assault by the Spokane Police Department in Washington. In a report from MMA Fighting, Cpl. Jordan Ferguson of...

Dec 19, 2015 7:06 pm

UFC on FOX 17 Results: Rafael dos Anjos wins via 1st round TKO

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos (24-7 MMA) put his belt on the line in the main event of UFC on FOX 17 against Donald Cerrone (28-6 MMA). Round 1 starts and Cerrone looks a bit more loose than he normally does in the 1st round. Dos Anjos lands a brutal knee followed by a body kick...

Dec 19, 2015 8:02 am

PHOTO | Paige VanZant fully recovered from Namajunas bout

Paige VanZant took quite a beating in her ‘UFC Fight Night: 80’ bout against Rose Namajunas. While she may have ultimately lost the bout via submission, she earned the respect of many fans for her tremendous will to continue to fight despite being bloodied and battered. In a recent photo posted to VanZant’s Instagram she...

Dec 17, 2015 9:53 am

WATCH! Edgar discusses whether or not Aldo deserves a rematch

On Friday night Frankie Edgar defeated Chad Mendes via KO in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale to become the #1 contender at featherweight. Following the fight UFC President Dana White stated that no one can deny Frankie, and that he would get whatever he wanted in terms of a title shot. The...

Dec 15, 2015 8:50 am

Aldo’s teammate calls out McGregor, will fight for free

After Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo at UFC 194, he scaled the Octagon to celebrate. In the footage you can see Aldo’s teammate, fellow UFC fighter Hacran Dias, yelling some things at McGregor which are inaudible. He spoke to Combate to reveal what he said: “I told him to fight me, that I would...

Dec 15, 2015 8:35 am

Edgar reveals Dana White stopped confrontation with Conor McGregor

Following Conor McGregor’s UFC 194 win over Jose Aldo Saturday night, a UFC official allegedly motioned for Frankie Edgar to step in the Octagon for a staredown with McGregor. Edgar defeated Chad Mendes via KO Friday night in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale to become the #1 contender at featherweight. Edgar spoke...

Dec 14, 2015 2:01 pm

Nate Diaz on FOX 17 : Must Watch Exclusive Video – Gimmie Shelter

[ooyala code=”42M2lneTpfbQSJRvQGtAAkTjY137m7Q8″ player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true”]   The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season 5 winner Nate Diaz is set to get back into the octagon after a short hiatus dating back to last year.   Diaz last win came by TKO against Gray Maynard another TUF season 5 fighter back in 2013.   Diaz last fight...

Dec 13, 2015 6:50 pm

Frankie Edgar Highlights 2015: Title Hunting – Psycho

Frankie Edgar rocked Chad Mendes at TUF 22 finale when the two locked horns as Edgar came through with the impressive victory to give the UFC match makers something to talk about. Depending on Conor McGregor’s plans, Edgar is on a mission that could see him possibly fighting the Irishman if he chooses to stay...

Dec 13, 2015 12:43 pm

Exclusive Video: The Irish Invasion takes over MGM Casino

[ooyala code=”Y4eDJpeTqbbduElCkBMbK—5zSCK0PV” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1920″ height=”1080″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”]   “We’re not here to take part, we’re here to take over!” Those were the words from  Conor McGregor when he throttled TUF “The Ultimate Fighter” winner Diego Brandao in the first round.  Since then those words have echoed in the minds of many and his fans are...

Dec 12, 2015 8:11 pm

UFC 194 Results: Demian Maia defeats Gunnar Nelson via decision

Welterweights Demian Maia (22-6 MMA) and Gunnar Nelson (14-1-2 MMA) squared off in the second bout of the UFC 194 main card. Gunnar Nelson was able to score an early takedown in round one. After a mad scramble, Maia was able to take the back of Nelson. Demian locks in the hooks and begins searching for a rear-naked...