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May 14, 2015 2:06 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC Fight Night 66 Edition

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will make its long-awaited debut in the Philippines this Saturday when “UFC Fight Night 66” takes place inside Pasay’s Mall of Asia Arena. The historic event is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring former UFC lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar (18-4-1 MMA) taking on former WEC featherweight title...

May 10, 2015 4:36 pm

SHUT DOWN! Bellator Denies Patricky Freire A Fight With Melvin Guillard

Former UFC and WSOF fighter Melvin Guillard has now made his way to Bellator. Almost as soon as the signing was announced, Bellator fighter Patricky Freire took to his Twitter to express interest in being Guillard’s first fight. Apparently Bellator saw his request, but ultimately said no thanks. Here’s what Freire said to MMAFighting about...

May 7, 2015 10:53 am

After Official Reveal, Schaub Says He’s Losing $90k Per Fight On Reebok Deal

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is under a magnifying glass right now as their fighters aren’t happy with the recent development of the Reebok deal. The amount that would be spread amongst the fighters yesterday was announced and pissed off fighters took to social media to voice their disproval. UFC light heavyweight Brendan Schaub says he...

May 7, 2015 10:51 am

Masvidal To Welterweight, Faces Vitor Belfort Protege In July

Jorge Masvidal got his wish as his next fight looks to be taking place in the welterweight division. “Gamebred” is set to square off against Cezar Ferreira at the “Ultimate Fighter Season 21 Finale” in Florida, says MMAFighting. Masvidal is looking to make a less controversial return to the octagon after his last performance against...


May 6, 2015 2:50 pm

UFC Brass Address Reebok Sponsorship Pay Scale

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Reebok’s sponsorship deal was first announced, fans and fighters alike were hesitant to celebrate. Even though the idea of fighters getting a set chunk of money to eliminate sponsors was nice, there were still plenty of ways for the parties involved to drop the ball. And they did. It...

May 6, 2015 9:03 am

Cormier: ‘Losing Jon Jones Hurts The Sport’

Now that Jon Jones has been suspended and stripped of his title, Daniel Cormier will be stepping in to fight Anthony Johnson for the chance to be the new light-heavyweight champ. Cormier spoke with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about the news and discussed his thoughts on Jones’ actions and what the consequences may be. Ultimately,...

May 5, 2015 9:33 am

Brain Damage? Rogan Suggests Head Trauma Led to Jon Jones’ Incident

Just over two weeks ago, Jon Jones was involved in a hit-and-run incident that cost him his championship and ultimately his position in the UFC. UFC commentator Joe Rogan feels for Jones, but believes that there may be an issue that nobody is addressing. Rogan suggested on his podcast, “The Joe Rogan Experience” that Jones...

May 3, 2015 10:04 am

Rashad Evans Talks Jon Jones Relationship: ‘I Didn’t Handle Everything Right’

  Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans recently spoke at an Ultimate Fighter press conference. The Blackzilian fighter talked about his past relationship with Jon Jones and how he feels about it now. “For me, Jon Jones and that whole experience taught me a lot. Jon Jones was one of my favorite training partners and...

May 1, 2015 2:04 am

FEATHERWEIGHT! Diego Sanchez Dropping Down to 145

“I’m going down to 145″ For the first time since 2010, Diego Sanchez will be fighting outside of the lightweight division. Sanchez has fought for the middleweight and welterweight classes in the past, but this time he will be moving down to featherweight! Sanchez has accomplished a milestone at each weight class he fought in....

Apr 30, 2015 4:44 pm

Passed Up For Cowboy, Thomson Ready To Fill In For Marquee Lightweight Matchup

Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez are expected to meet at UFC 188 on June 13, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. However, in the ever-changing sport of mixed martial arts this bout could need a fighter at the drop of a dime. Enter: Josh “The Punk” Thomson. Josh Thomson made a quick recovery after being pulled...

Apr 30, 2015 11:39 am

Boxing’s First Billionaires?

Prize-fighting may see the ultimate reward this weekend after Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao meet in the ring on Saturday evening. With a $100 price tag and an estimated estimated 2.5 million PPV buys, ‘Money’ and ‘Pac-Man’ could both easily reach the $1 Billion in career pay-per-view revenue. A recent report from Forbes broke it...

Apr 30, 2015 2:01 am

“Karate Hottie” Waterson Finds a Date for Her First UFC Fight

Newly signed UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson, better known to the rest of the world as “The Karate Hottie”, just confirmed that she officially has her first UFC opponent! Angela Magana will be looking to bounce back from a loss in her UFC debut against Tecia Torres when she steps into the cage with Waterson at...

Apr 26, 2015 6:48 pm

UFC’s Reebok Payout Structure Revealed

We already know that the UFC’s Reebok sponsorship deal will now affect fighters based on their tenure and not their rankings. But now, thanks to reports form the Boston Herald, we may know just how much each tier will receive from the deal. Check out this breakdown from an email signed by Lorenzo Fertitta and...

Apr 26, 2015 11:19 am

SIGNED! Joe Lauzon Inks New Deal With UFC

UFC lightweight fighter and fan favorite Joe Lauzon has signed a new deal with the UFC. Lauzon, who is set to face Takanori Gomi on July 25, spoke with the Boston Herald about his new deal. “They wanted me to sign a new deal so I ended up flying out. I told them I wasn’t...

Apr 23, 2015 2:07 am

Incredible Flipping Karate Kick KO!

Lyoto Machida may be one of the greatest practitioners of karate to ever step into the octagon, but this flipping knockout tops any performance he has EVER had! If there was one fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship who could pull this kick off, who do you think it would be? Luke Rockhold Was Sick...

Apr 22, 2015 8:50 pm

REAL HATE! UFC’s New ‘TUF’ Beef Driven By Intense Founder Rivalry

The 21st edition “Ultimate Fighter” is a season like no other. Rather than recruiting some of the best unsigned fighters from across the country and choose teams one by one, it is Team Blackzilian vs. American Top Team. The first couple segments of the season premier concentrated on the rivalry between the two teams. Dan...

Apr 22, 2015 12:50 pm

Rashad Evans & Tyron Woodly Thinks Nobody Beats Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey has decimated every single opponent she has walked across and there is no reason to doubt that she could be the first, and only, UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion until she retires. ‘Ultimate Fighter 1’ veteran Rashad Evans and welterweight title contender Tyron Woodley cannot picture any woman dethroning Ronda Rousey of her role...

Apr 21, 2015 12:39 pm

UFC Headliner Happy That Reebok Deal Eliminates ‘Scumbag Sponsors’

“I was happy when Dana [White] called me and told me about the Reebok deal, I’m like, great, I’m sick of dealing with all these scumbag sponsors.” “No disrespect to the females who are just off the show or whatever, who have one fight in the UFC, and they’re ranked No. 3, over a guy...

Apr 17, 2015 2:00 am

SAY WHAT? TUF Star Defaces McGregor’s New Stomach Tat (NSFW)

‘Ultimate Fighter’ 20 alum Angela Hill is joining the bandwagon in photoshops of Conor McGregor’s newest tattoo! What do you think of his new ink? Whoa, check out @TheNotoriousMMA's cool new belly button tat! #UFC189 #ConorBless pic.twitter.com/XiTSHQXcAm — Angela Hill (@AngieOverkill) April 15, 2015 REPLAY!UFC President Dana White Forced To Separate VanZant & Herrig at...

Apr 8, 2015 5:00 am

WATCH! Paige VanZant Dominates Before UFC Gig

Paige Van Zant may be an ultimate fighter, but she didn’t get there without scrapping in the smaller organizations! Check out Paige VanZant take on Jordan Gaza at UWF 4! WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Apr 6, 2015 12:05 pm

BREAKING NEWS: Melvin Guillard Has Been Pulled From WSOF 20

It appears the relationship between the World Series of Fighting and Melvin Guillard isn’t going to be repaired any time soon. News just came out that the lightweight fighter has been pulled from WSOF 20 set for this Friday. Here’s what WSOF president Ray Sefo had to say. “Obviously, we would have liked to have...

Apr 6, 2015 11:24 am

Melvin Guillard Rips The WSOF, Wants Back In The UFC

Former UFC fighter Melvin Guillard who now fights for the World Series of Fighting promotion recently spoke with Submission Radio and had some not very pleasant things to say about his new home. “Al Abdul Aziz [WSOF promoter] kind of reneged on some of his promises and it’s funny, they never answer their phone when...

Apr 2, 2015 10:29 pm

UFC Signs Viral Video Star Ben Nguyen

Ben Nguyen has officially signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship! Earlier on in the month, Ben “10” Nguyen knocked out a tattooed bully in devastating fashion. Twenty days after the video of his amazing performance went viral, Nguyen got signed by the UFC! Nguyen is set to face Alptekin Ozkilic at the UFC Adelaide card...

Apr 1, 2015 1:42 pm

Bisping: ‘Still some sour grapes over losses to PED users’

“Obviously the benefit of hindsight is a great thing. I respect GSP for what he said. I really do. Looking back now, now I’m a little wiser, a little more mature. I certainly understand what he was saying, and now I understand how rife the problem was. I think I was a little naïve in...