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Sep 29, 2015 7:14 pm

Phil Davis On Fedor’s Choice To Fight In Japan: ‘It’s Entirely Business’

Bellator MMA light heavyweight Phil Davis is coming off of quite the debut, winning a one night, four-man tournament at ‘Dynamite’ to earn a shot at the title, against Liam McGeary. There’s no word yet on when that title fight will take place, although president Scott Coker said it would likely the place towards the...

Sep 29, 2015 6:05 pm

UFC Releases Official Poster For UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor

On Dec. 12 the UFC will cap off a wild weekend with the last of three nights of fights in Las Vegas. That Saturday will be UFC 194 and we’ll hopefully get to see the matchup we’ve all been waiting for when UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo takes on interim champ Conor McGregor. However, that...

Sep 28, 2015 5:29 pm

Rockhold: UFC should oversee & administer post-weigh-in IVs

Despite the little amount of fanfare leading up to the event, “UFC 192” will go down as one of the most historic cards in the company’s history. United State Anti-Doping Agency’s IV-bag ban goes into effect on October 1st and fighters will no longer be able to rehydrate utilizing IV bags. This has already forced...

Sep 28, 2015 2:36 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Barnett and Hall make major jumps

UFC Fight Night 75 is in the books and some major changes were made to the official UFC rankings! Uriah Hall wasn’t even ranked in the top fifteen walking into Japan, but he catapulted himself into the top ten with his spinning kick/flying knee knockout against Gegard Mousasi. Check out what other changes were made...


Sep 28, 2015 9:23 am

Former UFC Champion Rich Franklin Announces Retirement

Rich Franklin has officially announced his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts. “Ace” had already been fighting for nearly four years before he first stepped foot inside the octagon. After gathering an impressive undefeated record with twelve wins, the world of Zuffa was introduced to Rich Franklin when he finished the late Evan...

Sep 28, 2015 5:50 am

UFC Fight Night 75 fighter shows off his nasty finger injury

An athlete’s journey to the UFC can be an emotional ride. Roger Zapata was riding the longest streak of his career before he stepped into the octagon for the first time at UFC Fight Night 75. Zapata put on a great performance in the first fight of the night before the bout was cut short...

Sep 28, 2015 5:09 am

UFC veteran fought in first sanctioned 2 vs. 2 MMA event on US soil

Fans of mixed martial arts fans know there are moments within our sport where you just have to scratch your head and give it a shot. When Bellator announced they signed Kimbo Slice and would be putting him into the cage with Ken Shamrock, it was a confusing decision to say the least. However, it...

Sep 28, 2015 4:35 am

Rashad Evans eyeing UFC title shot after beating Ryan Bader

Rashad Evans has been sitting on the sidelines watching the light heavyweight division go through changes due to a knee injury that put him out of action for nearly two years. The former champion will make his return at “UFC 192” on October 3rd and will be going up against top-ranked Ryan Bader on the...

Sep 28, 2015 1:51 am

WATCH! UFC Fighters dropping training partners while sparring

Helping your training partner prepare for his or her upcoming fight in the octagon is a privilege that not many members of a gym get to experience. There is a certain connection the partner feels with the fighter when they step into the cage on fight night. Watching from outside the cage, the corner feels...

Sep 28, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Nelson’s jabs from UFC Fight Night 75 are PRICELESS

Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson left it all in the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” when they slugged it out at the Saitama Super Arena. Barnett was hoping to exhaust Nelson within two rounds so he could take him down at will and eventually submit him, but Nelson proved to be a game opponent...

Sep 27, 2015 2:04 pm

“Warmaster” Barnett sets new UFC record after 5 round battle with Nelson

Josh Barnett made a triumphant return to the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” on Saturday night when he clashed with fellow heavyweight Roy Nelson. While Barnett did not get the stoppage win, it was clear he was dominating the fight throughout and picked up an unanimous decision victory. The win was his first in...

Sep 27, 2015 9:39 am

UFC Fight Night 75 Reebok Payout: Barnett and Nelson make combined $20,000

Heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson clashed in the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” and brought the fans in Japan to their feet. It was Uriah Hall who brought the crowd to their feet, though, when he landed a devastating spinning-heel kick/jumping knee combination on Gegard Mousasi in the co-main event. The Reebok payouts...

Sep 27, 2015 6:39 am

UFC fighters react to Uriah Hall’s ridiculous KO over Mousasi

Uriah Hall put the entire middleweight division on notice at “UFC Fight Night 75” last night with his performance against top-tanked Gegard Mousasi. Mousasi put on an impressive opening round and Hall knew he had to turn things around quickly if he wanted to pick up the win in the Saitama Super Arena. Just twenty-five...

Sep 27, 2015 6:18 am

REPLAY! Brandao knocks Kikuno out in just 28 seconds! (Highlights)

Diego Brandao brought home an extra fifty-thousand dollars with the “Performance of the Night” bonus he earned at “UFC Fight Night 75”! Katsunori Kikuno looked to be in tremendous shape walking into his fight on Saturday evening at the Saitama Super Arena, but Brandao proved to be the better fighter that night. Brandao caught Kikuno...

Sep 27, 2015 5:58 am

REPLAY! Hirota and Ishihara both earn UFC contracts after exciting draw

“Road to UFC: Japan” featherweight finalists Mizuto Hirota and Teruto Ishihara brought the fans in the Saitama Super Arena to their feet in the first main-card fight of the night. The two left it all in the octagon in their three round war only to find out there was no winner… and no loser. Both...

Sep 27, 2015 1:16 am

UFC’s newest featherweight gets weird — ‘Don’t worry… I’m not naked!’

“Road to UFC: Japan” finalist Teruto Ishihara impressively made his way into the finals of the show’s featherweight tournament with Mizuto Hirota. The two put on one of the most entertaining fights of the night, but battled to a split draw. The fight was for a UFC contract and UFC President Dana White confirmed that...

Sep 27, 2015 1:00 am

REPLAY! Uriah Hall’s Post Fight In-Octagon Interview

Uriah Hall lit social media on fire when he executed one of the most impressive knockouts of the year at “UFC Fight Night 75”. Gegard Mousasi got some good shots in during the first round, but ate a spinning back kick and a flying knee just twenty seconds into the second round. Hall gave Mousasi...

Sep 27, 2015 1:00 am

REPLAY! Josh Barnett’s Post Fight In-Octagon Interview (Full)

Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson left it all in the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” as the heavyweights went twenty-five minutes. Nelson refused to get finished by Barnett’s catch-wrestling skills and Barnett was able to avoid “Big Country’s” big bombs long enough to pull off a unanimous decision victory. Check out Barnett’s full post...

Sep 27, 2015 1:00 am

FREE FIGHT! Sergio Pettis vs. Matt Hobar (Full)

Sergio Pettis is finally stepping out of the shadow cast by his older brother Anthony “Showtime” Pettis. It was a shadow that was not deserved; Sergio impressed long before he made his way into the octagon and won his debut with an impressive decision win against Will Campuzano. Sergio was just twenty years old at...

Sep 26, 2015 10:20 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Post-Fight Press Conference

UFC Fight Night: Japan takes place Saturday night, with the prelims starting at 8PM ET on FS2 and the main card airing on FS1 at 10PM ET. The night will conclude with a heavyweight scrap in the main event, between Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett. Both fighters are looking for a big win, after both...

Sep 26, 2015 7:52 pm

UFN 75 Results: Diego Brandao Only Needed 28 Seconds To Finish His Opponent

Diego Brandao took on Katsunori Kikuno at UFC Fight Night: Japan. This fight stopped almost as soon as it started. Brandao came out with a huge punch that barely missed, but it was a foreshadowing of what would land soon after. Brandao then landed a a massive shot that sent Kikuno down. Brandao rushed in...

Sep 26, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Japan goes down on Saturday night at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan and will feature a big heavyweight scrap in the main event, with Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett fighting to get back in the win column, after both losing their last fights. In the co-main event we’ll get to...

Sep 26, 2015 2:39 pm

UFC Heavyweight Frank Mir Signs New 8 Fight Contract

Looks like UFC heavyweight Frank Mir won’t be going anywhere anytime soon. The vet announced, via his Instagram, that he has signed a new 8-fight contract with the promotion. Mir’s last fight was anything but legendary. He fought fellow champ Andrei Arlovski in a fight that many were expecting to be the fight of the...

Sep 26, 2015 10:41 am

Nelson: ‘This Is The Scariest Time To Fight Barnett’

On Saturday night in Japan, UFC heavyweights Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett will square off in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Japan. For Nelson this is a somewhat of a must win, in the sense of staying relative in the division. He’s lost two straight, to Alistair Overeem and Mark Hunt, and is...

Sep 26, 2015 4:29 am

UFC Heavyweight Josh Barnett Looks Completely Different Ahead Of Nelson Fight

On Saturday night UFC heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson will face off in the octagon at UFC Fight Night: Japan. The big guys will collide in the night’s main event. Nelson hasn’t seen action in the octagon since his loss to Travis Browne, all the way back in Dec. of 2013. In that fight...

Sep 26, 2015 12:01 am

UFC Fighter Flirts With Octagon Girl During Weigh-Ins

At yesterday’s UFC Fight Night: Japan weigh-ins ‘Road To Japan’ finalist Teruto Ishihara walked out to step on the scale, but before that had some other business to attend to. During the weigh-in show, all the analyst could talk about was Ishihara’s response to why he fights. Apparently when asked all he kept saying was...