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Jul 6, 2015 2:17 pm

UFC Fighters React to Gilbert Melendez’s Failed Drug Test

UFC confirmed on Monday afternoon that lightweight Gilbert Melendez has been suspended for a year due to a failed UFC 188 post fight drug test. In an official statement released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, they stated that his urine sample came back positive for “exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites”. UFC fighters took to social...

Jul 2, 2015 9:24 am

With USADA On Board, This UFC Fighter Asks For Drug Test

UFC fighter Josh Samman wants to be drug tested now! Samman took to social media to ring in the first day of the new UFC drug testing policy by asking USADA to come down to his gym and test him. He showed off his physique and said he wants to be tested for the validation....

Jul 1, 2015 10:59 am

UFC Fighters Heavily Favor Mendes Over McGregor In Twitter Reactions

Team Alpha Male’s Chad ‘Money’ Mendes will be fighting for the interim UFC featherweight title at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor. It seems like maybe McGregor’s constant talking has made him a few enemies, as the number of supporters for Mendes far outweighed those for the ‘Mystic Mac’. Check it out! When @chadmendes wins will Dana even...

Jun 30, 2015 7:25 pm

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Pulling Out Of UFC 189

UFC president Dana White appeared on ESPN’s Sportscenter with featherweight Conor McGregor to announce that the champion Jose Aldo has officially pulled out of the fight at UFC 189 and that Chad Mendes will now fight McGregor for the interim title. Of course, the MMA world blew up with responses and reactions to the news,...

Jun 28, 2015 8:50 am

UFC Fighters React to Romero’s Upset Win over Machida

Yoel Romero stepped into the octagon on Saturday night as the underdog, but walked out with his hands held high in victory after defeating Lyoto Machida. The main card of “UFC Fight Night 70” was filled with finishes on Saturday night, but no finish was as shocking as Romero’s over Machida. Romero took Machida down...

Jun 26, 2015 10:21 am

UFC Officials React To New York’s Failed Attempt At MMA In 2015

Once again, MMA fails in New York. The bill to get that sport legalized in the Big Apple did not get passed yesterday and needless to say, UFC officials weren’t very happy. Especially UFC president Dana White who took to Twitter to call out the ‘corrupt’ politicians. There was a lot of positive vibes floating around,...

Jun 25, 2015 10:01 am

The UFC’s Top 5 One Kick KO’s — WATCH!

‘Kenny Florian and Urijah Faber count down the top 5 one kick knockouts in UFC history in this segment of UFC Now.’ Benavidez: Paige VanZant Is Our Perfect Alpha Female

Jun 25, 2015 9:48 am

Stann Says 60% Of UFC Fighters Are Happy With Reebok

Former UFC middleweight Brian Stann says that out of all the fighters he talked to the majority of them are fine with the new UFC/Reebok deal. Stann talked on the Three Amigos Podcast about a wide array of topics, but when talking about the Reebok deal said that he was actually really shocked as to...

Jun 25, 2015 9:02 am

Edgar “Dissapointed” In UFC’s Decision To Give Mendes Contingency Plan

The UFC released a statement on Wednesday saying that featherweight champion Jose Aldo did not suffer a broken rib, as reported on Tuesday, but instead only had a bruised rib. Therefore, the main event will continue as planned with Aldo taking on Conor McGregor. If by some chance Aldo actually can’t go, the UFC has...

Jun 25, 2015 8:28 am

UFC Champ Jedrzejczyk To Undergo Surgery, Plans 2015 Return

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk won in dominate fashion at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, when she destroyed Jessica Penne and got the TKO win in round 3, but she suffered an injury in the process. The champ broke her right thumb during the fight, probably from landing so many punches to Penne’s face, and will...

Jun 25, 2015 7:21 am

Reebok Picks Up New UFC Star In Jedrzejczyk

The UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has joined fellow UFC stars Ronda Rousey, Johny Hendricks, Paige VanZant and Conor McGregor as Reebok endorsed athletes. Of course, Reebok will be the official apparel sponsor for everyone inside the octagon soon because of the sponsorship deal it inked with the UFC, but they have also chosen to...

Jun 25, 2015 6:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Still Fighting On Twitter

The UFC released a statement on Jose Aldo’s injury and UFC 189 last night, basically saying that Aldo’s injury is not as bad as reported and still plans on fighting. If for some reason he can’t go, then they have contacted Chad Mendes to be prepared to step in if needed. So, looks like Aldo...

Jun 24, 2015 7:00 pm

BREAKING! UFC Releases Official Statement On UFC 189, Aldo’s In

  The UFC just released their official statement on UFC 189 and the injury news surrounding featherweight champion, Jose Aldo. Check out the full statement below: In light of recent reports regarding the status of UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, UFC has received official medical confirmation from several doctors that Aldo did not suffer a...

Jun 24, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Production Offices Catch Fire, Dana White Questions The Universe

Things aren’t going so great for the UFC right now. On Tuesday news came out that Jose Aldo might be out of his fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 next month and now, well, now they are on fire. According to UFC president Dana White, the promotions production building caught fire on Wednesday. Check...

Jun 24, 2015 2:33 pm

Why The UFC Should Book Nate Diaz Vs. Conor McGregor

  Right now the MMA world is in a state of anticipation. We know that UFC champion Jose Aldo was hurt on Tuesday and that his chances of fighting at UFC 189 in two weeks are slim. There has been no official statement from the UFC on Aldo or on any changes to the night’s main...

Jun 24, 2015 12:58 pm

Patrick Cote vs. Josh Burkman added to UFC Fight Night 74

August’s UFC Fight Night 74 fight card continues to take shape, as officials recently announced that veteran welterweights Patrick Cote and Josh Burkman will square off at the event. Patrick “The Predator” Cote (21-9 MMA) was most recently seen in action at April’s UFC 186 event, where he scored a unanimous decision win over Joe...

Jun 24, 2015 12:38 pm

Erick Silva vs. Rick Story set for UFC Fight Night 74 in Saskatoon

A welterweight bout between Erick Silva and Rick Story will serve as the co-main event for the UFC’s debut in Saskatoon this August. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via a press release. Rick “The Horror” Story (18-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at October’s UFC Fight Night event in Sweden, where...

Jun 24, 2015 11:19 am

UFC Promising “Historic” Announcement At Month’s End

Fight fans, the UFC is going to announce something historic at the end of the month. There is no other information except for what they sent out in a mysterious tweet recently. Check it out: History in the making…LIVE on http://t.co/6BMGM9izueJune 30, 2015 | 10am ET pic.twitter.com/0dXgaNMYce — UFC (@ufc) June 24, 2015 So let...

Jun 24, 2015 11:13 am

Head Of UFC Europe Leaves Promotion

It was a sudden departure for UFC’s senior vice president and general manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa, David Allen. Allen was given the position just 6 months ago and was just seen running things at UFC Fight Night: Berlin this past weekend. MMAFighting confirmed that Allen has left the position due to ‘personal...

Jun 24, 2015 8:46 am

UFC Champ T.J. Dillashaw Believes Jose Aldo Planning To Retire Soon

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw suffered a broken rib while training for his rematch with Renan Barao and had to pull out of the fight, so he knows a thing or two about what featherweight champion Jose Aldo is going through right now. Dillashaw called into Stud Show Radio and talked about the news and...