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Oct 20, 2015 9:30 pm

Bobby Green to fans: “I’M BACK”

Popular UFC fighter Bobby Green hasn’t fought in the Octagon in nearly a year, and for good reasons. After having his 8-fight win streak snapped by Edson Barboza, Green underwent surgery to repair a torn quad. During his recovery Green underwent surgery after tearing his ACL and lateral meniscus. In addition to having to overcome...

Oct 20, 2015 9:19 pm

Pop music star name drops Ronda Rousey in new song

Recently pop music star Demi Lovato released her newest album titled ‘Confident.’ The album features a song called ‘Stars’ where she references undefeated UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. The line in the song is as follows: Walkin’ in, we causin’ a frenzy Walkin’ in, we causin’ a… Knock ’em all out, beat ’em like...

Oct 20, 2015 8:26 pm

McGregor shows off incredible head movement while sparring

Sparring with The Russian Hammer! A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 20, 2015 at 7:35pm PDT Good rounds with the Show Stopper! A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 20, 2015 at 7:59pm PDT Almost! A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 20, 2015 at...

Oct 20, 2015 3:06 pm

Cruiserweight division imminent?

As the sport of MMA continues to grow and evolve, so does the need for revisions to the rules for competition, as does the possibility for more weight classes. The Association of Boxing Commissions President Mike Mazzulli spoke to MMAJunkie about their plan to address the ban of 12-6 elbows, the criteria for a 10-8...


Oct 20, 2015 2:46 pm

Is Ronda Rousey a role model?

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is an extremely polarizing figure. While some support Rousey and her ‘tell it like it is’ attitude, others can’t help but turn the other cheek when Rousey occasionally makes a comment that comes across as harsh. While every fighter has critics, Rousey appears to have more than most given...

Oct 20, 2015 1:50 pm

PHOTO | Slimmed down Cris Cyborg prepares for fight at 140 pounds

While many have their doubts that a fight between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg will ever take place, the odds of a potential fight have increased with Cyborg’s upcoming debut at 140 pounds. Cyborg is expected to fight at a catchweight of 140 pounds in her upcoming Invicta FC fight, however...

Oct 20, 2015 1:36 pm

Zahabi: GSP has “plenty of fighting left”

As speculation continues to grow on whether or not Georges St-Pierre will return to the UFC again, one person who may have the best inside information on the matter beside St-Pierre himself is his coach, Firas Zahabi. The Montreal Tristar coach spoke with MMA Fighting to share his thoughts on the return of “Rush” to...

Oct 20, 2015 1:18 pm

Throwback! Greatest flying knee KO ever?

So after Beal and Fisher's flying knee KOs people were saying James Irvin's is the best ever. Who do u got? #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/bhXvZYj6SS — Dana White (@danawhite) October 20, 2015 UFC President Dana White has been using footage from the UFC’s video vault to post his #DWCOTD (Dana White Clip Of The Day) on Twitter....

Oct 20, 2015 12:21 pm

PHOTO | Mayhem Miller’s crazy eyed mugshot

Recently Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller was arrested for attacking police officers who arrived at Mayhem’s house to resolve a dispute between the former UFC fighter and two women. Miller allegedly hurled a ceramic tile at the officer and threatened to use a fire extinguisher and metal pole as weapons. Now, TMZ. has the image of Miller’s...

Oct 20, 2015 12:10 pm

Jacare confident in his takedown defense ahead of Romero fight

For Ronaldo Jacare Souza and Yoel Romero, this will be the third time the two are scheduled to face off in the cage. After their fight was cancelled twice this year, the two top contenders are looking to battle for a title shot in the middleweight division at UFC 194. Coincidentally, the winner of their...

Oct 20, 2015 11:10 am

Neil Magny jumps in the middle of Cote-Ellenberger Twitter beef

In an attempt to get put on January’s UFC on Fox 18 card, Patrick Cote called for an opponent to meet him in the cage via Twitter. Jake Ellenberger gladly stepped up and replied to his tweet and the two got in to a Twitter feud that already makes up for an interesting fight.  ...

Oct 20, 2015 11:01 am

Stephen Thompson: “I want my son to be like THAT guy”

Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson was recently interviewed by MixedMartialArts.com and spoke about his philosophy on being a role model and a true martial artist. The UFC welterweight is on a five-fight win streak and looks to continue his success with integrity. “When little kids and their parents see me on TV, I want parents to say,...

Oct 20, 2015 10:49 am

PHOTOS | Ronda Rousey graces the cover of ‘SELF Magazine’

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is no stranger to magazine photo shoots. In her most recent magazine appearance the undefeated champion appears on the cover of ‘SELF Magazine’ for several pictures, which you can see below! WINS, WINGS, and BEING BADASS | The @RondaRousey @SELFmagazine Exclusive @ArmbarNation MORE https://t.co/ZPsehiNEcl pic.twitter.com/hyYJVjLeOn — SHAH (@kissnation77) October 20,...

Oct 20, 2015 9:51 am

Gustafsson: ‘I do not want to be a journeyman’

Two-time UFC light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson does not want to become a journeyman in the sport of mixed martial arts. “The Mauler” recently spoke with Swedish news outlet Allehanda, where he stated that he will continue to fight as long as he has the potential to be the best. His words (transcribed by...

Oct 20, 2015 9:33 am

Lesnar: “I felt robbed by diverticulitis”

Earlier this year there was heavy speculation as to whether or not former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would return to the UFC when his contract with the WWE expired. Lesnar, who ultimately re-signed with the WWE, hadn’t fought in the octagon since December of 2011, where he suffered a quick TKO loss to Alistair Overeem and...

Oct 20, 2015 9:28 am

Rousey doesn’t take crap, shuts down journalist asking about her pay

Recently during an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres show, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stated that she was the highest paid fighter on the UFC roster. Her comments garnered a lot of media attention, especially given that UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor claims he is the highest paid fighter on the UFC roster....

Oct 20, 2015 8:37 am

Michael ‘Mayday’ McDonald receives hilarious fan mail

Fighters are no stranger to receiving fan mail from fans requesting autographs, however Michael ‘Mayday’ McDonald was in for quite the shock when he opened this piece of fan mail. Enclosed in an envelope was a picture of Michael McDonald, former singer for the Doobie Brothers, not 16-3 UFC bantamweight Michael McDonald. Well this is...

Oct 20, 2015 8:30 am

CM Punk goes off on critics: “Don’t pay attention to me”

Since announcing earlier this year that he would make his MMA debut under the UFC banner, CM Punk has been on the receiving end of some pretty harsh criticism. Some believe that the move is simply a publicity stunt, while others believe CM Punk is in for a rude awakening, despite the fact that he...

Oct 20, 2015 7:41 am

TWITTER BEEF! Patrick Cote and Jake Ellenberger trade shots on Twitter

Patrick Cote is itching to book his next fight in the Octagon! Cote took to Twitter to issue a challenge to his fellow UFC welterweights, which Ellenberger accepted. I want to be on the UFC on FOX18 card january 30th ! Who want to share that cage with me ??? TOP 15 !!! #fightersFight @ufc...

Oct 20, 2015 7:20 am

Andre Pederneiras discusses Renan Barao’s future

After losing to T.J. Dillashaw twice, there was much speculation as to whether or not former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao would stay at bantamweight or move up to featherweight. Many expected Barao to move up in weight given his weight-cutting issues, most notably the time he collapsed before weighing in at UFC 177. To...

Oct 20, 2015 6:49 am

Conor McGregor’s coach announces partnership with Reebok and SBG Ireland

It is no secret that UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor has brought an incredible amount of attention to not only himself, but the UFC as well. McGregor has brought so much attention to himself that Reebok has apparently struck a deal with Straight Blast Gym Ireland where McGregor trains. SBGi head coach John Kavanagh...

Oct 19, 2015 10:29 pm

Jon “Bones” Jones and Daniel Cormier go at it on Twitter!

Several months after their first meeting in the octagon for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 182, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are ready to go at it again. Jones reigned supreme in the light heavyweight division for nearly four years before he was forced to relinquish the championship due to legal issues. After...

Oct 19, 2015 6:16 pm

WATCH! Joe Duffy breaks down his fight with Dustin Poirier

Joseph Duffy is preparing himself for the biggest fight of his life this weekend at “UFC Fight Night: Duffy vs. Poirier”. Duffy steps into the octagon in the final fight of the night for the first time in his career and is being put to the test against Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier. Poirier is riding...

Oct 19, 2015 6:02 pm

Firas Zahabi: Northcutt ‘reminds me a lot’ of a young GSP

Sage Northcutt’s debut at “UFC 192” against Francisco Trevino it not only turned the heads of the UFC President and other top active fighters, but it caught the attention of Georges St. Pierre as well! Shortly after the conclusion of “UFC 192”, Northcutt decided to pack his bags in Texas and make the trip to...

Oct 19, 2015 5:55 pm

FREE FIGHT! Valerie Letourneau vs Jessica Rakoczy (Full)

UFC President Dana White caught mixed martial arts fans off guard when he announced Valerie Letourneau would be next in line to challenge Joanna Jedrzejczyk. The UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship will be up for grabs at “UFC 193” in Melbourne, Australia and Letourneau has the potential to pull off one of the biggest upsets of...

Oct 19, 2015 3:24 pm

Chris Weidman inks Reebok sponsorship and gets custom sneakers

UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman did the unthinkable in July 2013 when he shocked the world by knocking out Anderson Silva at UFC 162. Naysayers viewed the victory as a fluke and believed that if they fought again, Silva would win. Not only did Weidman defeat Silva again, but he would go on to defeat...

Oct 19, 2015 3:08 pm

Titan FC champ Rick Hawn announces retirement from MMA

Bellator veteran and current Titan FC Lightweight Champion Rick Hawn has decided to hang up his gloves for good and retire from the sport of mixed martial arts. The thirty-nine year old retires with gold slung over his shoulder having just won the title in September. “After giving a lot of thought, I probably just...

Oct 19, 2015 2:45 pm

Aldo on McGregor: ‘I will hurt him like I have never done to anyone before’

Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are finally expected to meet in the center of the octagon this winter. “UFC 194” will host one of the biggest pay-per-views of the year when the two champions meet in Las Vegas to decide who truly is the undisputed featherweight champion of the world. They were originally slated to...