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Jul 1, 2015 10:14 am

Make It Five! — Jose Aldo’s Most “Notorious” Title Fight Cancellations

Jose Aldo has officially pulled out of UFC 189. The news came from Dana White himself, who appeared on ESPN with Conor McGregor and said that the featherweight champion has pulled out of the title fight because of his rib injury. This makes it five times that the featherweight king has pulled out of a...

Jul 1, 2015 9:50 am

Ronda on Bethe: ‘I never wanted to beat someone so badly’

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was in attendance for the UFC/Reebok press conference in New York and talked to the media about her upcoming title defense against Bethe Correia. Rousey told MMAFighting that she didn’t buy Correia’s apology for the comments she made about suicide. “I don’t buy it at all. There’s no way that...

Jul 1, 2015 9:29 am

Ratings Report: ‘Machida vs. Romero’ Edition

  The numbers are in and ‘UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Romero’ brought in a 909,000 viewers for the main card. The strange and interesting aspect of the numbers? The 9:30 PM to 10:00 PM prelim broadcast brought in 950,000 viewers. Yes, the prelim garnered more viewers than the main event between Lyoto Machida and...

Jul 1, 2015 9:11 am

Chad Mendes Talks McGregor Fight: ‘Conor, You’re Fu*ked’

Yesterday it was announced that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo pulled out of UFC 189 and Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes will be stepping in to fight Conor McGregor for the interim title. McGregor was present for the announcement, with UFC president Dana White, and talked on ESPN’s Sportscenter about his new opponent, saying he...


Jul 1, 2015 9:10 am

Coach: ‘Chad Mendes Ready, Been Training For McGregor For 3 Weeks’

Team Alpha Male’s Chad ‘Money’ Mendes will fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189 for the interim featherweight title. This coming after Jose Aldo pulled out due to his rib injury. Mendes has been on standby for about a week, ready to fill in at anytime before UFC 189 in the event that Aldo couldn’t go....

Jul 1, 2015 9:08 am

Fertitta On Picking Mendes Over Edgar: ‘It Was A Coin Toss’

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta says it wasn’t easy to choose between Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar, for who would fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but ultimately they had to make a choice. Fertitta talked to MMAFighting about the situation and said ranking had a lot to do with it. “At the end of the...

Jul 1, 2015 8:00 am

Sonnen: ‘I’m McGregor’s Hero, And I Did Not Dissapoint’

Chael Sonnen, former UFC fighter and current MMA analyst, was happy to meet one of his biggest fans recently and feels like he didn’t disappoint. The fan? Conor McGregor. Well that’s how Sonnen put it, when he sent out this Tweet of the two of them with UFC announcer Bruce Buffer. The caption reads, “They...

Jul 1, 2015 7:51 am

Dana White: ‘Hey Yoel, People Don’t Want To Be Preached To’

  UFC president Dana White had plenty to say about Yoel Romero’s ‘controversial comments’. Romero, after defeating Lyoto Machida, took the mic from Jon Anik and started speaking in english, which is his second language, and started talking about America and saying ‘What happened?’ Then from there, things got a little murky. Some think he...

Jul 1, 2015 6:53 am

Mark Hunt: My Walk-off KO’s Are A Sign Of Respect

  “The walkaway celebration is something that just happened, I really don’t know where and when it started. When I’m in there, the adrenaline is pumping and I’m just firing in shots, looking for the finish. It just kind of happens, I guess. When you get someone, when you catch them right, you just kind...

Jul 1, 2015 6:01 am

Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000?

Bellator MMA hit the jackpot with Kimbo vs. Shamrock and now many are wondering if they can do that again. If the fight proved one thing, it’s that Kimbo Slice can still bring the viewers in. Obviously matching him up with Shamrock also had a lot to do with it, with their history and all....

Jul 1, 2015 5:23 am

Shamrock: ‘I felt so much stronger than Kimbo, and dominant’

  “I was a rookie. It was like my first fight. I got into a position to win and I didn’t take my time. I forced it,” Shamrock said. “I was stronger than him, I manhandled him and I felt in complete control of that fight. But, when I got his back, instead of trying...

Jul 1, 2015 4:35 am

Strong Like Spider! — Can You Train Like Silva?

O que aconteceu de ruim assimilei e descartei, aprendi a crescer e encontrar caminhos um caminho na dificuldade . Sorte, que nada! As minhas ou as suas conquistas vêm da força de lutar e fazer dos obstáculos o combustível para as vitórias. O treino não para nunca. A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on...

Jul 1, 2015 12:33 am

The General Lee Is Out And Joe Rogan Is Pissed!

UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan doesn’t shy away from speaking his opinion on any topic. Now, he’s speaking out about a TV networks decision to pull the show the  ‘Dukes of Hazard’. Apparently, according to Rogan, TV Land is pulling the show because the famous car, The General Lee, features the confederate flag. Rogan...

Jun 30, 2015 4:04 pm

Lorenzo Fertitta Confident McGregor vs. Aldo Will Happen

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta says that he’s optimistic that the fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor will in fact go down at UFC 189. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jun 30, 2015 3:55 pm

Nevada Requesting Jose Aldo’s Rib Scans

UFC featherweight champion is making us all wait to see if he will actually fight at UFC 189. There have been conflicting medical reports, pushed back training sessions and now the Nevada State Athletic Commission is trying to get ahold of Aldo’s rib scans. This according to NSAC’s Bob Bennett, who talked to ESPN. “Right now,...

Jun 30, 2015 3:37 pm

CABMMA Gets In Bed With USADA To Abolish PEDs In MMA

It looks like the Brazilian Athletic Commission will be partnering with the United States Anti-Doping Agency. According to MMAFighting, USADA, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA), the World Anti-Doping Agency and the Brazilian Agency of Doping Control (ABCD) all met in Brazil and discussed joining forces. The new UFC drug testing policy will start Wednesday...

Jun 30, 2015 3:05 pm

Dana White: ‘Fighters have loved Reebok apparel, so far’

  UFC President Dana White was present during the new Reebok uniform unveiling and talked about the process after the press conference/fashion show. White talked to MMAFighting about the new uniforms and the fighters reactions: “At the end of the day, that’s all that matters – that the fighters like it. And everybody is happy...

Jun 30, 2015 2:53 pm

McGregor & Weidman Pose In New Reebok Gear

The UFC pulled the curtain on the new Reebok fighter uniforms today, to mixed reactions from fighters, fans and media. Almost all of the UFC’s biggest names were in attendance for the unveiling, with most of them modeling the new look for fans to see. Here’s UFC champion Chris Weidman and challenger Conor McGregor sporting...

Jun 30, 2015 1:38 pm

REVENGE? Werdum Wants To Settle Scores With JDS, Arlovski

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is on a mission, a mission fueled by revenge. The champ told MMAFighting that he wants re-matches with Andrei Arlovski and Junior Dos Santos, both are fighters that he lost to in the past. “I would like to fight (Andrei) Arlovski because it was a close fight, a split decision,...

Jun 30, 2015 1:37 pm

AWKWARD! Chris Weidman Gets Unwanted Breakfast Guest

The UFC middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, was in New York to attend the UFC’s press conference, where they revealed the new Reebok uniforms. Plenty of other fighters were also in attendance, including top ranked middleweight ‘Jacare’ Souza, a man who has been pushing for a title shot for a while now. Weidman posted this on...

Jun 30, 2015 1:37 pm

REPORT! Jose Aldo Delays Training, Puts Off Decision To Fight McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was scheduled to train today, and see how he felt. Then make a decision as to whether he was good to go for his UFC 189 scrap with challenger Conor McGregor. Now, it looks like that decision won’t be happening…yet. Guilherme Cruz sent out a tweet saying that the fighter...