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Jan 2, 2016 9:11 am

UFC 195 Video: Michael McDonald Returns – Bantamweights Be Warned

The last time Michael McDonald stepped foot into the octagon was December of 2013 against Urijah Faber fighting in ‘The California Kid’s” backyard.   The result of the contest was Faber’s infamous submission (guillotine choke) ending the fight inside of the second round. McDonald took a jump in competition and experience when he fought Miguel...

Dec 28, 2015 9:51 am

Holly Holm is not shy on the idea of fighting Cyborg at 145

Fans had juggled the idea of what would happen in a fight between former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Invicta champion Cris Cyborg for quite some time. The big issue for the dream match to happen was the difference in weight classes. Cyborg who fights at the 145-pound featherweight class would have to drop...

Dec 23, 2015 11:44 pm

Frankie Edgar says he is done with ‘getting screwed over’ by the UFC

Former UFC lightweight champion has had enough with getting screwed by the UFC. After coming off a dominant knockout of Chad Mendes, “The Answer” is looking to become the third fighter in UFC history to hold championship titles in two different weight classes. Edgar recently did a short Q&A session via twitter and responded to...


Dec 10, 2015 11:34 pm

WATCH! UFC 194 Embedded episode 3 – Conor McGregor always working on new movements

Check out UFC 194 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 3 featuring the UFC featherweight interim champion Conor McGregor, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and title contender Luke Rockhold. From the video description: “On Episode 3 of UFC 194 Embedded, the stars of the fight card venture to Las Vegas. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman consults with his...

Dec 5, 2015 8:47 am

Cyborg books next fight at 145 pounds in wake of Rousey loss

Following Holly Holm’s flawless and dominant win over Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, it was revealed by UFC President Dana White that Rousey would in fact be getting an immediate rematch against Holm when she’s ready. With that being said, Cris Cyborg has booked her next fight at 145 pounds, seemingly abandoning her plan to...

Nov 22, 2015 8:13 am

Former UFC lightweight title challenger dropping to featherweight

It wasn’t long ago when Gray Maynard was viewed as one of the UFC’s powerhouses in the lightweight division. Now, Maynard will be shifting gears as he recently announced he will be dropping some weight to make the featherweight limit. Yes sir. It'll be at 145 tho https://t.co/JNZpHgu6Ue — Gray Maynard (@GrayMaynard) November 20, 2015...

Nov 18, 2015 9:53 pm

Fertitta predicts UFC 193 is 2nd best-selling UFC PPV ever

UFC 193 was without a doubt an action packed night. From Mark Hunt’s 1st round KO win over Bigfoot Silva, to Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s 5 round war with Valerie Letourneau, and of course Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey. UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta believes that the event will be the 2nd best-selling UFC PPV of...

Nov 16, 2015 9:00 am

‘UFC Fight Night 78’ card finalized with twelve fights

The UFC returns this weekend as the dust from Rousey versus Holm begins to settle from UFC 193. “UFC Fight Night 78 – Magny vs. Gastelum” takes place in the Monterrey Arena in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico on Nov. 21 for the finale of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America 2.” The main event features a...

Nov 8, 2015 11:53 am

What’s Next for Vitor Belfort After “UFC Fight Night 77” Win?

It happens after every single Ultimate Fighting Championship card. As soon as the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 77” wrapped up and Belfort made his way out of the octagon with his hands raised high in victory, the majority of the viewers asked themselves, “What’s next for Belfort?”. Playing matchmaker for fighters can be fun,...

Nov 7, 2015 10:41 am

Rampage Jackson in attendance at Bellator 145

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson is currently engaged in a legal battle that will decide whether or not the MMA legend will be forced to remain in his contract with Bellator MMA, or return to the UFC. Because of the legal battle, many were surprised to discover that Rampage was in attendance at Bellator 145 last night....

Oct 21, 2015 3:07 pm

BREAKING: Joseph Duffy injured, out of ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event

News broke this afternoon that UFC lightweight Joseph Duffy has been forced out of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ main event bout against Dustin Poirier this Saturday as a result of a concussion sustained during training earlier this week. The UFC released a statement on the news moments ago via UFC.com revealing that Paddy Holohan...

Oct 17, 2015 10:09 am

Poirier: “I’m never going to go down to 145 again”

After his UFC 178 loss to Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier went back up to lightweight for his next fight, which he won in impressive fashion, knocking out Carlos Diego Ferreira in the first round. Poirier then went on to TKO Yancy Medeiros at catchweight after Medeiros missed weight. With his newfound success at a higher...

Sep 25, 2015 8:30 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

On Saturday night, live on FS1 and FS2, the UFC goes to Japan for its latest Fight Night event. The heavyweights will scrap in the main event when Josh Barnett takes on Roy Nelson. In the co-main Uriah Hall will step up in competition and take on veteran Gegard Mousasi. Also on the main card...

Sep 25, 2015 3:32 pm

Report: Former Bantamweight Champ Renan Barao Announces Move To 145

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao has decided to move up to featherweight (145lbs). That’s according to Matheus Aquina, (a fighter manager best known for representing Bellator’s Pitbull brothers) who made the announcement this morning on Twitter: “Renan Barao said on a local TV news that he’s moving up to Featherweight and looking to fight...

Sep 25, 2015 9:51 am

UFC Vet Anthony Njokuani: ‘I Could Never See Ludwig Being A Racist Or Bully’

Former WEC and UFC lightweight Anthony Njokuani recently took to Facebook and posted a statement in response to all the claims that Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig uses racial jokes and made african american fighters feel uncomfortable while he was at Team Alpha Male. Njokuani, a longtime friend of Ludwig, decided to share his thoughts and said...

Sep 23, 2015 12:46 pm

Late Injuries Shake Up This Weekends UFC Japan Fights

A proposed bantamweight bout between Norifumi Yamamoto (18-6 MMA) and Matt Hobar (9-3 MMA) has been scratched from this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 75 event in Japan, this after both fighters suffered undisclosed injuries in training. UFC.com reported the news earlier today. As a result, the fight card, which takes place at Japan’s Saitama Super...

Sep 12, 2015 6:21 am

The UFC Stands By USADA Following Mayweather IV Scandal

With the recent report coming out that calls into question the United States Anti-Doping practices, regarding a situation where Floyd Mayweather used a banned IV, a lot wondered about the UFC’s new partnership with USADA. Well, UFC’s Jeff Novitsky, VP of athlete health and performance, insists that the promotion has not lost any trust with...

Sep 6, 2015 12:01 am

UFC Strawweight Claudia Gadelha Wants To Wish You A Happy Sisters Day

  UFC strawweight Claudia Gadelha ended up not getting the title shot she wanted and one many expected her to get. After her most recent win, over former World Series of Fighting Strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar, it was assumed that she would get a rematch with the champ, Joanna Jędrzejczyk. The two fought before, back...

Sep 5, 2015 1:02 pm

John Lineker ‘Feels Way Better’ Back At Bantamweight For UFC 191

  Former UFC flyweight John Lineker will be fighting in the bantamweight division tonight at UFC 191, against Francisco Rivera. The fighter is making a return to the division he won the Jungle Fight title at and is feeling a lot better at 135 ahead of his fight. Lineker managed to miss weight at flyweight...

Sep 2, 2015 10:50 am

Coach: ‘Frankie Edgar Wants Three UFC Titles’

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar could have his sights set on earning not two but three UFC titles before he wraps up his career. On a recent episode of the “The Jon Anik and Kenny Florian Podcast”, Anik revealed that he had a conversation with one of Edgar’s coaches and found out that the...

Aug 23, 2015 12:33 pm

Fight day “UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira” betting odds!

“UFC Fight Night 74” is right around the corner and there is no better time to place your bets than right now! When it comes to gambling on mixed martial arts, bettors tend to wait last minute to place wagers on fighters on smaller cards. Check out the final odds for tonight’s fights— some of...

Aug 22, 2015 3:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

It’s one of those unusual weekends where he have a UFC event on a Sunday instead of the normal Saturday. So that means the official ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ weigh-ins went down today. In tomorrow’s main event we’ll see two of the best featherweights go head to head when Max Holloway meets Charles Oliveira in...

Aug 22, 2015 2:10 pm

The Talented Josh Burkman Knows His Last Two UFC Fights Sucked

  “I hate it; I’m pissed – it’s been s—-y. My fight career, I’m very disappointed with it. But where I’m at in my life outside the cage and having healthy boys and a happy wife and a new home, I wouldn’t change a single thing. All that adversity has led me to being right...

Aug 21, 2015 3:12 pm

UFC Fighters React To Holly Holm Getting Title Shot Instead Of Miesha Tate

Early, very early, this morning it was announced that undefeated UFC bantamweight Holly Holm would be fighting champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 195. Sounds pretty good right, another undefeated vs. undefeated story line to run with….but what happened to Miesha Tate? After Tate’s win over Jessica Eye, which was set up as a potential number...

Aug 20, 2015 1:47 pm

Pat Curran Will Face Off With Justin Lawrence At Bellator 145: Vengeance

Bellator 145: Vengeance just landed another major fight, with the addition of former champion Pat Curran, who will be taking on Justin Lawrence. The event it shaping up to be a massive one, with two title fights in the main and co-mian events. The featherweight title will be on the line in the night’s headlining...

Aug 17, 2015 7:10 am

Rose Namajunas vs. Angela Hill set for UFC 192

A women’s strawweight bout between Rose Namajunas and Angela Hill is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the booking today via the Houston Chronicle. Rose Namajunas (2-2 MMA) will fight for the first time since December of 2014 when she squares off with Angela Hill in Texas. “Thug...