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Aug 26, 2015 12:05 am

Bellator Poster Signing Takes A Turn When Two Fighters Get In A Heated Confrontation

Tensions were High between fight camps as Patricky and Saad Awad signed posters for This fridays #Bellator141 , as Bellator World Champ Patricio Pitbull caught the eye of possíble title contender Georgi Karakanyan , They have been going back on forth on Twitter and their twitter beef carried over into Bellator check In Room ....

Aug 6, 2015 5:35 pm

Fighters Union Coming? Teamsters Announce Plan To Help Organize

  The Teamsters and UNITE HERE have announced that they are going to work together to help organize UFC fighters. Fighters like Wanderlei Silva have been calling for the creation of a fighters union for a long time and it looks like we could be one step closer to seeing that happen. The news came...

Aug 1, 2015 11:41 pm

UFC 190 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home Extra $50,000!

UFC 190 is in the books and the bonus report is in! Four fighters took home an extra fifty thousand dollars for their performances tonight in Brazil— check out who it was below! Performance of the Night: Ronda Rousey (vs. Bethe Correia) Regardless of how much money she made tonight, Ronda Rousey 100% deserved this...

Jul 26, 2015 6:57 pm

Booking Roundup: McCall Out, 4 Undefeated Fighters Set to Make Debut, & More!

“Uncle Creepy” Ian McCall has been forced out of his upcoming fight with Dustin Ortiz and UFC just signed their replacement! Also, several undefeated fighters will be invading the octagon to keep their streak alive while trying to make it at the next level. Catch up with the latest fight announcements in this week’s “Booking...

Jul 20, 2015 8:38 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Medical Report: 9 Fighters Suspended for a Potential 6 Months

UFC Fight Night 71 was the perfect middle of the week break for mixed martial arts fans and we were treated to highlight-reel main-event knockout. Oddly enough, Todd Duffee is not among the six fighters who could be sitting on the sidelines for six months! Tony Ferguson was in an absolute war with Josh Thomson...

Jul 12, 2015 9:39 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Bonus Report: Four Fighters Take Home Extra $50,000

“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 21 Finale is in the books and we have the bonus report! Four fighters took home an extra $50,000— check out who won big! Performance of the Night: Jorge Masvidal Masvidal’s recent trip into welterweight was a smashing success as he ended Cezar Ferreira’s night early with a brutal knockout. Ferreira...

Jul 6, 2015 2:17 pm

UFC Fighters React to Gilbert Melendez’s Failed Drug Test

UFC confirmed on Monday afternoon that lightweight Gilbert Melendez has been suspended for a year due to a failed UFC 188 post fight drug test. In an official statement released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, they stated that his urine sample came back positive for “exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites”. UFC fighters took to social...

Jul 5, 2015 7:57 am

UFC Reveals Their Fighter of the Year for 2015… So Far

Several fighters have had a monumental 2015 despite only being six months into the year. With June in the books, Ultimate Fighting Championship have released their unofficial half year awards and it may feature some unexpected names. Joanna Jedrzejczyk topped second-ranked Donald Cerrone in the fighter of the year category and with good reason; She...

Jul 5, 2015 6:22 am

Pederneiras: Several Fighters Will Move Up in Weight with IV Ban

Weight classes across the board in the Ultimate Fighting Championship could be seeing makeovers now that the weight-cut process has changed. Earlier in June, USADA informed fighters that they will no longer be able to rehydrate with IV bags after weigh ins. While UFC fighters and personalities like Joe Rogan have voiced their disgust with...

Jun 12, 2015 9:51 am

Cormier Joins Media To Snap Pics Of Fighters

It’s not everyday you see a UFC champion jostling for position with the media in order to get pictures of other UFC fighters. That’s the scene depicted in the picture below, posted by Daniel Cormier. It’s a pretty funny image to see. Chances are he was trying to get a good shot of his friend...

Jun 1, 2015 6:44 am

Female UFC Fighters Beat Up Dirtbag Who Sexually Harassed Their Friend at a Club

Chivalry tends to disappear when it is late-night in a dark club. Some men think it is okay to get physical with women in the club without even knowing them, and sometimes the ladies approve of it. However, one dirtbag allegedly decided to grab the backside of one of UFC fighter Leslie Smith’s friend and...

May 21, 2015 9:50 am

UFC’s Ryan Jimmo: Reebok Deal “Horribly Unbalanced”, UFC Abusive To Fighters

Once the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced their partnership with Reebok, fans and fighters alike were apprehensive to celebrate the deal. When the final details about the payouts were released, some fighters claimed to like the amounts but several fighters spoke out against it claiming they would be losing several thousand dollars in sponsorship money. Some...

May 16, 2015 11:59 am

UFC Fight Night 66 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home Extra $50K

“UFC Fight Night 66” is in the books and we have the bonus report! Four fighters got to take home an extra $50,000 after tonight’s performances and we even saw a fight of the year candidate— check out who the winners are below! Performance of the Night: Jon Tuck Tuck capped of an already exciting...

May 15, 2015 11:46 am

Former UFC Fighter Corey Hill Passes at the Age of 36

Former UFC fighter Corey Hill has passed away on Friday afternoon after battling a devastating illness at the age of 36. His wife, Lauran Hill, confirmed his passing through TMZ Sports. UFC confirmed his death on their website on Thursday, but Hill said he was still battling. Unfortunately, Hill would go on to lose the...

May 2, 2015 9:06 am

“Suga” Says No Sweet Deals Made To Blackzilian Fighters

The rivalry between Blackzilians and American Top Team is heating up on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and that’s because of two reasons: Owners Dan Lambert and Glenn Robinson. ATT owner Dan Lambert has accused Glenn Robinson of essentially stealing talent from his gym to create a super-gym with the Blackzilians. Of course, Robinson denies this and...

Apr 30, 2015 10:45 am

How To Make TUF Better: ‘Let The Fighters Go To Clubs And Give Them A Day Job’

Like every season of The Ultimate Fighter, the newest one, ATT vs. Blackzilians, has been promoted as the best most intense season yet. But is that the case? If you ask the hosts of popular MMA podcast Stud Show Radio then the answer is probably no. The show returned Thursday night with Justin Buchholz and...

Apr 24, 2015 9:54 am

UFC Embedded Episode 2: Fighters Go Face to Face

On Episode 2 of UFC 186 Embedded, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson gets in a late-night workout alongside the star of the co-main event, former 205-pound champion Rampage Jackson. Middleweight Michael Bisping polishes his French and does some grocery shopping. Then all three are off to Ultimate Media Day where they face off against their...

Mar 22, 2015 2:47 pm

Jamie Varner Details What Led To His Retirement, Warns Other Fighters

  One of the topics discussed a lot amongst the MMA community is the threat of severe head trauma or brain damage caused by a plethora of shots to the head. Many fighters have been vocal about the topic, including Brian Stann who retired in 2013. Now, former WEC champion and top UFC lightweight Jamie...

Mar 3, 2015 10:28 am

UFC Fighters React To The Departure Of Burt Watson

After 14 years of service, UFC site coordinator Burt Watson has stepped down from his duties with The Ultimate Fighting Championship. Holding a special place to in many fighter’s hearts, the fight-hype specialist will no doubt me missed. We have compiled some notable reactions from the MMA world: Thank you for everything @BurtWatson4real . YOU...

Mar 1, 2015 8:16 am

UFC Fighters React To Holly Holm’s Successful UFC Debut

Yesterday in the co-main event of UFC 184, Holly Holm successfully made her UFC debut over a very game Raquel Pennington, as the pair fought a full 3 rounds. Ultimately, 2 of 3 judges gave Holm the nod, making her the winner via split decision. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets regarding the bout,...

Feb 18, 2015 8:33 pm

UFC Fighters React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

Earlier today, the Ultimate Fighting Championship declared a war on all drugs in it’s organization. Seeking 2-4 year suspension terms, and a promise to test over 500 fighters, the promotion is taking the hardest stand on PED’s in sporting history. Their fighters react: Love the stance UFC is taking on PED's now. Gonna be great...

Feb 3, 2015 4:32 pm

Ultimate Knockouts: Rising Stars

See the wild finishes that put up-and-coming fighters on the fast-track to becoming big stars. With Conor McGregor, Cat Zingano, Myles Jury, and more, live now on UFC FIGHT PASS.

Jan 29, 2015 7:48 pm

UFC 183: Ultimate Media Day Highlights

Nick Diaz, Anderson Silva, Kelvin Gastelum, Tyron Woodley, Al Iaquinta, and Joe Lauzon were among the fighters that spoke to the media at the UFC 183 Media Day. Hear from the fighters in these highlights.

Jan 28, 2015 1:01 pm

Six Fighters Released By The UFC

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has released six of their contracted fighters following losing streaks of two-straight or more. Igor Pokrajac — Five Fight Losing Streak Rodrigo Damm –Three Fight Losing Streak Tom Niinimaki — Three Fight Losing Streak Mike Rhodes — Three Fight Losing Streak Sean Soriano — Three Fight Losing Streak Alexis Dufresne...

Jan 20, 2015 9:51 am

Two UFC Fighters Arrested In Last 5 Days

Two Ultimate Fighting Championship Veterans have been arrested within the last week. Veteran UFC heavyweight fighter Dave “Pee Wee” Herman (pictured) will now face felony charges following a Tuesday morning police chase in Indiana. The 30-year old now faces three felony charges. According to officers, Herman was seen speeding down the interstate without any headlights...

Dec 26, 2014 12:23 pm

TUF 19 Fighter Arrested For Rape, Other Charges

TUF 19’s Doug Sparks (pictured) is spending the holidays behind bars following gross allegations of sexual assault on a female, and other charges. MMAWeekly.com has the scoop: The 32-year-old light heavyweight was arrested Saturday in Bloomington, Ind., for allegedly detaining a woman against her will and assaulting her repeatedly over a several day period. Sparks...