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Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

Anderson Silva Trains with Legendary Guru Dan Inosanto

Anderson Silva has not stopped honing his craft since getting suspended for failing his UFC 183 post-fight drug test. While the results for the test are now up in the air, Silva remains suspended from in-octagon action. Silva is making the most of his time away from the octagon, though! Here he is training with...

Jul 5, 2015 2:09 pm

Dana White Expects UFC 189 to Set U.S. Gate Record with $7 Million

Jose Aldo may be off the biggest event of the summer, but UFC President Dana White still expects “UFC 189” to demolish the company gate record with $7 million in ticket sales. Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes have already done a fantastic job at selling the card’s new main event. The two featherweights are set...

Jul 5, 2015 1:42 pm

Booking Roundup: Gegard Mousasi Comes Back to Japan!

Once again, it’s been a ridiculous week in the world of mixed martial arts. Chad Mendes was named as the official opponent for Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but there were several other fights announced as well! Catch up with the news on this week’s Booking Roundup! UFC Fight Night 71: Sicilia Gets a New Opponent...

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 7:01 am

Drug Free Sport Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Test Situation

The company responsible for Jose Aldo’s drug testing snafu earlier in June have finally broken their silence. Ben Mosier of Drug Free Sport made his way into Aldo’s training camp, unannounced, and requested a urine sample of the featherweight champion. Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious of Mosier and called the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission and...

Jul 5, 2015 5:31 am

McGregor’s Coach: ‘Mendes Has a Strong Overhand Right and That’s It’

Conor McGregor has stunned his opponents and naysayers every time he has stepped into the octagon. His striking coach of ten years, Owen Roddy, believes his fight with Chad Mendes at UFC 189 will be no different; McGregor will walk out with his hands raised and with gold slung over his shoulder after no longer...

Jul 5, 2015 4:50 am

Bellator’s Douglas Lima Would Take GLORY Fight with Paul Daley at Dynamite

Bellator Welterweight Champion Douglas Lima is set to defend his championship against Andrey Koreshkov at Bellator 140 on July 17th. Lima is hoping for an easy fight and a quick turnaround so he has the opportunity to fight at the first ever GLORY/Bellator Dynamite card in September. “If I’m 100 percent, I want to fight...

Jul 3, 2015 8:09 am

McGregor: ‘I Curled Up In A Ball And Took My Beating’

Conor McGregor revealed recently that it was a beating delivered by one of his girlfriend’s ex’s that drove him to start training. Now, according the McGregor himself, it was actually a group of guys that jumped him. McGregor, while on ESPN’s Highly Questionable, revealed that one day a group of guys jumped out of a...

Jul 3, 2015 6:56 am

McGregor Down To Box Mayweather — ‘I would dismantle him’

Conor McGregor has no issue stepping in the ring with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Last night McGregor appeared on Conan and talked about a hypothetical match-up between himself and the undefeated boxer. McGregor jumped at the question and said he would absolutely take a fight with him. He said why wouldn’t he accept $180 million to...

Jul 2, 2015 1:19 pm

Jedrzejczyk: ‘Yes, I am the UFC’s best striker’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has only stepped into the octagon four times, and yet she already believes she is the best striker in the UFC. Looking at the stats, it’s hard to deny that. Jedrzejczyk has put up some unbelievable numbers since defeating Carla Esparza for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship at UFC 185. She has a...

Jul 2, 2015 12:52 pm

“JUST STRIP HIM!”

Conor McGregor will fight Chad Mendes for the UFC interim featherweight title at UFC 189. This comes after champ Jose Aldo pulled out due to his rib injury. Aldo has pulled out of five scheduled title defenses with injuries and the UFC decided this time to make an interim title. According to McGregor, Aldo should...

Jul 2, 2015 12:08 pm

New UFC 189 McGregor vs. Mendes Poster Released

The UFC has had to make some last second arrangements because of featherweight champion Jose Aldo pulling out just two weeks away. They have Chad Mendes to fill in and fight Conor McGregor for the interim title, but the promotion has already dumped a bunch of money into hyping up Aldo vs. McGregor. Now, with...

Jul 2, 2015 11:57 am

Dana White Expecting Record Breaking $7 Mill Gate For UFC 189

“We’re adding seats and when we do, they fly right out the door. We’ve barely had any refunds and the ones we’ve had, as soon as we’ve gotten the tickets and put them back in the system, they’re scooped right up.” UFC president Dana White isn’t sweating the loss of Jose Aldo. He told Yahoo...

Jul 1, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 11 Recap

Things have finally started to get interesting. Despite only possessing two victories throughout the season, American Top Team has the opportunity to win, granted they win the next two fights. Last week, Nathan Coy put ATT back on the board when he pulled off a unanimous decision win against Valdir Arauju. While it seemed as...

Jul 1, 2015 12:28 pm

“HE’LL BE CRYING FOR HIS MAMA”

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes was informed yesterday that he will be stepping in for Jose Aldo and fighting Conor McGregor at UFC 189, for the interim title. Mendes talked to FOX Sports about fighting the Irishmen in two weeks. “I’ve got two weeks to get as sharp as I can. I live a healthy lifestyle...

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 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...

Jun 30, 2015 5:23 pm

BREAKING! Jose Aldo Out Of UFC 189, McGregor Vs. Mendes Official

UFC president Dana White just appeared on ESPN’s Sportscenter and dropped a major bomb. He announced that Jose Aldo’s rib injury is too painful and he will not be able to fight on July 11 at UFC 189. With that, Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes will now fight for the interim UFC featherweight title. BREAKING:...

Jun 30, 2015 3:10 pm

UFC Champ Weidman: ‘The Rockhold Fight May Not Happen’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was said to be fighting Luke Rockhold next, in fact it seemed like a sure thing that was announced and everything. Now, according to Weidman himself, that fight might not be happening. He told MMAMania that he heard there were talks of a number one contender fight going around. “I...

Jun 30, 2015 1:38 pm

Renzo vs. Hughes OFF

Any one looking forward to the super ‘fight’ between Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie are going to be disappointed. The two were set to compete against each other at the Abu Dhabi Combat Club Submission Wrestling World Championship. Unfortunately, according to a report from MMAFighting, the match has been scrapped because Gracie suffered an injury...