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Jan 12, 2016 1:05 pm

Frankie Edgar: ‘Am I going to get it? I f*cking doubt it’

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has only one fight on his mind, which is a UFC featherweight title bout with champion Conor McGregor. Edgar recently spoke on the MMA Hour about why he thinks he ultimately will be let down by the UFC (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “Yeah, from what I think, yeah, [McGregor]’s...

Jan 11, 2016 1:21 pm

Ronda Rousey fighting with ‘the greatest test of courage on earth’

Ronda Rousey looks to be collecting more motivation and is still in her “#quotephase” after losing her championship title to Holly Holm at UFC 193. Rousey posted a quote to her Instagram account from Robert Green Ingersoll who once said, “The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.” Rousey...

Jan 11, 2016 12:34 pm

Holly Holm’s coach says Miesha Tate is more dangerous of an opponent than Ronda Rousey

Styles make fights, and that is what makes mixed martial arts such an intriguing sport. With UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm putting on such a dominant performance over the once thought unbeatable Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193, many might think Holm will easily continue to dominate the division. Holm’s striking coach Mike Winklejohn...

Jan 7, 2016 9:53 am

Daniel Cormier responds to Jon Jones questionable environment in video roast

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones recently put out a video mocking the current champion Daniel Cormier. Jones recorded a past interview of Cormier and teased him after Cormier said that “people don’t even like me, they just hate Jon Jones!” Cormier replied to Jones’ video with a tweet questioning what “Bones” was doing in...

Jan 7, 2016 9:18 am

Dana White goes off on fan questioning fighter pay

UFC President Dana White is an extremely active Twitter personality. The UFC President can often be seen interacting with fans, normally in a fun manner, but every once in awhile someone says something that sets White off. In this case, a fan was questioning how much fighter’s make, a sensitive topic in the MMA world....

Jan 6, 2016 4:34 pm

Dana White confirms Holm will fight again before fighting Rousey

Since UFC 193, fans have been anxiously awaiting an announcement as to whether or not Ronda Rousey would get an immediate rematch against Holly Holm. While Holm stated that she would like to stay active, the UFC brass seemed adamant that Holm sit out and wait for a rematch with Rousey, potentially at UFC 200....

Jan 5, 2016 11:21 am

Ronda Rousey doing naked body paint Sports Illustrated Swimsuit shoot?

Ronda Rousey has been laying low since her defeat against Holly Holm at UFC 193. UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta has mentioned that Rousey will be filming two movies before making her way back to fighting in the Octagon, but it looks like Ronda has also been busy doing a shoot for the 2016 Sports Illustrated...

Jan 4, 2016 11:11 am

Ronda Rousey still feeling the hurt of Holly Holm

It looks like the knockout loss former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is still haunting her. Nearly two months removed from UFC 193 where Holly Holm shocked the world and knocked Ronda Rousey unconscious, Rousey has had just a few presentations in the media spotlight. Rousey uploaded an Instagram post with a quote from Shakespeare...

Jan 1, 2016 11:49 am

ONE Championship CEO Victor Cui: ‘All our athletes will move up a weight class’

With ONE Championship’s new weigh-in system set to take place in 2016, the weight class the fighters have been competing in will be taking a big change. Victor Cui, CEO of the promotion recently appeared on Fox Sports Asia to address the changes that could have a dramatic effect on the landscape of MMA. From...

Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Jan 1, 2016 8:41 am

LOL! Jon Jones taunts DC in Instagram video

While Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier currently don’t have a date for their rematch for the UFC light heavyweight title, that hasn’t stopped the pair from lobbing insults back and forth over the course of the last few months. In this video that was posted to Jones’ private Instagram account, but then shared on Streamable,...

Dec 31, 2015 7:41 am

Rogan discusses Rousey loss, brain injury, and what’s next

Holly Holm’s flawless performance against Ronda Rousey that ultimately ended with Holm capturing the UFC women’s bantamweight championship shook the MMA world to its core. While the UFC would love to see a rematch between Rousey and Holm at UFC 200, there’s still no word on whether or not Rousey will be medically cleared to...

Dec 27, 2015 11:10 pm

UFC champion on Ronda Rousey: ‘she’s still one of the greatest’

Many were quick to run over Ronda Rousey while she was down after her knockout loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. Rousey tasted defeat for the first time in her professional mixed martial arts career and many gave the former champion a heavy amount of flack with the loss. UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk...

Dec 25, 2015 9:16 am

UFC 193 Rousey vs. Holm estimated at over 1 million PPV buys

It was a first for women’s combat sports and one of the biggest events the UFC has ever held. The draw of Ronda Rousey leading up to her bout with Holly Holm at UFC 193 ballooned up to a level that was unimaginable for a women’s fight, let alone a UFC fight and broke records...

Dec 24, 2015 3:58 pm

Is Dominick Cruz taking lessons from Conor McGregor?

Fighters can take note of Conor McGregor’s success in the UFC as one of the most popular fighters in the organization. The featherweight champion’s loud persona has caught the attention of fans as well as fighters in the UFC. Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz may be learning from McGregor and his success by trying...