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May 14, 2015 12:59 pm

UFC Falsely Confirms Corey Hill’s Death

Corey Hill is apparently alive, but still struggling in a battle with pneumonia. UFC falsely confirmed the passing of former UFC fighter Corey Hill in a statement that has since been pulled off the company’s website. UFC posted the following message on their website: “The UFC family mourns the tragic loss of Corey Hill, who...

May 14, 2015 2:12 am

Barnett & Nelson to Coach New UFC Reality Show, Will Fight in September

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will be returning to Japan in September with an event headlined by heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson! Their bout will be the finale of a brand new UFC reality show where the heavyweights will be rivaling coaches. Ken Berger, General Manager of UFC Asia, announced that Barnett and Nelson will...

May 14, 2015 2:09 am

“Mighty Mouse” Pulls In Low PPV Buys for UFC 186

UFC 186 fell victim to several card changes. The event was supposed to host two championship defenses, but TJ Dillashaw suffered an injury that forced him off the card and Demetrious Johnson was bumped up to the main-event. While he was fighting a talented opponent in Kyoji Horiguchi, they hardly have enough star-power to replace...

May 14, 2015 2:00 am

Meet The UFC’s New Filipina Ring Girl — Gallery

UFC’s newest octagon girl Red Dela Cruz is set to make her debut this weekend at “UFC Fight Night 65”! Cruz is the company’s first Filipina octagon girl— check out this smokin’ gallery of her! Picture Source: Instagram, Twitter, The Internet Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 12, 2015 1:03 pm

Could Tyrone Spong Be Making His Way to the UFC?

Tyrone Spong has been making appearances on UFC programming throughout “The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians”. However, his trainer Henri Hooft shared a picture of Spong and mentioned that he is “coming soon” and hastagged “UFC” afterwards. Simple left hook…simple for @tyrone_spong coming soon #ufc #Hkickboxing #dontmesswithsucces A photo posted by Henri Hooft...

May 12, 2015 10:33 am

Chris Weidman Reads This Note Every Day Before UFC 187

Chris Weidman will be stepping into the octagon at UFC 187 to make his long-awaited defense of his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort. Weidman is a man of hard work and determination and it should come to nobody’s surprise that he lives, eats, and breathes the fight life. Weidman will never forget the importance...

May 6, 2015 2:58 pm

UFC Fighters React to Restructured Reebok Pay Scale

Fighters are taking to Twitter to speak their minds about the specifics of the UFC/Reebok sponsorship deal. The payout for the fighters was restructured last week and details were released today about the pay-grade for different tier fighters. Fighters who have between one and five fights within the octagon will make only $2,500 per fight...

Mar 23, 2015 12:07 pm

WWE’S Kurt Angle — ‘I almost joined the UFC twice’

“I’ve had meetings with them all in MMA, World Series, Elite XC, twice with UFC. Whether it was the money or the timing wasn’t right, it didn’t happen. I considered going until I turned 42.I wouldn’t even think about doing it now, unfortunately. I don’t regret it.” “When I did that thing with Dan Puder,...

Mar 5, 2015 10:40 am

Can Ronda Beat A Man? UFC Females Discuss

Ever since her 14-second destruction of Cat Zingano, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has been the talk of the sport. On the forefront of everyone’s mind is, whether or not she could compete with a man. Some UFC female fighters discuss: pic.twitter.com/MWu0SQurfD — Lauren Murphy (@LaurenMurphyMMA) March 4, 2015 This whole "Rousey fighting a man"...

Mar 1, 2015 8:17 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousey’s 14 Second Win Over Zingano

Last night, Ronda Rousey proved why she is the baddest female fighter on the planet as she submitted Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds. The quickness of the bout shocked the MMA world, and left fight fans with some great reaction Tweets from fighters, regarding the bout, which you can see below: Damn Ronda —...

Feb 27, 2015 11:02 am

Gold-White or Black-Blue? UFC Fighters Weigh In

The world is bananas over this dress. Some see it as white and gold, others as black and blue. But what about the fighters? Check it: Blue and black or white and gold?! — James Krause (@TheJamesKrause) February 27, 2015 This whole dress thing is driving me nuts! It's whatever color combo you want it...

Feb 18, 2015 8:33 pm

UFC Fighters React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

Earlier today, the Ultimate Fighting Championship declared a war on all drugs in it’s organization. Seeking 2-4 year suspension terms, and a promise to test over 500 fighters, the promotion is taking the hardest stand on PED’s in sporting history. Their fighters react: Love the stance UFC is taking on PED's now. Gonna be great...

Feb 4, 2015 4:20 am

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Failed PED Test

The MMA world is in shock following the recent news that Anderson Silva has failed his pre-fight drug test for two-different types of performance enhancing drugs. Here’s the most notable reactions: Sad that Anderson silva tested positive for steroids. Although in hindsight, I'm not surprised. I'm too naive. #any1notcheatingbesidesme — michael (@bisping) February 4, 2015...

Feb 1, 2015 8:39 am

Pros React To Anderson Silva’s Return To The UFC

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon to take on Nick Diaz. The bout was scored unanimously in favor of Silva, however it was much closer than the scorecards reflected. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the bout. COM'ON @nickdiaz209 #bayarea — Josh Thomson (@THEREALPUNK)...

Dec 24, 2014 11:22 am

“UFC’s Most Hated” Hasn’t Yet Forgot About Michael Bisping

“I’m the most hated guy in the UFC. I don’t know why. That’s the way it’s always been. I’m not very happy, but what can I do? Hopefully 2015 brings me a better year and I can be happy again. Hopefully good things are coming my way and I can be positive. I can finally...

Dec 20, 2014 1:41 pm

Fighters Get Bitter On Twitter Over UFC Pay

With the impending UFC lawsuit, there has been much conversation regarding fighter pay. Most recently, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, and the recently retired Cody McKenzie spoke out regarding the way fighters are paid. Now Mac Danzig has come forward to discuss the subject with Cody McKenzie publicly over Twitter before McKenzie deleted his account....

Dec 7, 2014 8:50 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to UFC signing CM Punk

During the broadcast of UFC 181, it was announced that the UFC had signed former WWE champion CM Punk, real name Phil Brooks, to a contract, and that he would be making his MMA, and UFC debut sometime soon. Below is a compilation of fighter reactions to the signing. @ufc sign a fake wrestler, but...

Dec 5, 2014 12:52 pm

Melendez Hoping For GOAT Status With UFC 181 Title Win

“Yeah, this is my… I feel like I’ve accomplished everything there is to accomplish in the sport, except winning the most prestigious title out there, and that’s the UFC belt. I can see it from here and, you know, I want it so bad. And if I can win that belt, I think that would...

Nov 30, 2014 4:37 pm

PHOTO | EA Sports UFC Mark Coleman character reveal

EA Sports UFC has been busy adding legends to the list of fighters that will appear in its downloadable content releasing next month. First was Matt Hughes (See that HERE), then was Rampage Jackson (See that HERE), and now is Mark ‘The Hammer’ Coleman. Welcome to #EASPORTSUFC, @HammerHouseMMA ! pic.twitter.com/dhUPpEjRIr — EA SPORTS UFC (@EASPORTSUFC)...

Nov 1, 2014 4:26 pm

GALLERY! UFC Halloween 2014

This year, the familiar faces from the UFC went all-out with their Halloween costumes, and celebrations. Here’s a compilation of some of the most spirited contributions: Researching jack-o-lantern designs with @RondaRousey pic.twitter.com/tSvbQhaghy — DrAnnMaria (@DrAnnMaria) October 30, 2014 Everyone keeps asking what I'm gunna be for Halloween – well, after working and running all over...