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May 20, 2015 12:01 pm

Cormier and Bader Go At It on Twitter

Daniel Cormier recently went off on Ryan Bader for trying to jump in line for a shot at the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight Championship after Jon Jones was forced to vacate it. Bader took the criticism to heart and claimed that Daniel Cormier hasn’t beaten anybody in the top ten. Things started getting pretty serious...

May 18, 2015 6:20 pm

UH-OH! Daniel Cormier On Cutting Weight For UFC 187: ‘I Was Panicking’

Daniel Cormier will get a second shot at the UFC light-heavyweight title when he meets Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 this Saturday. Cormier was given the fight on short notice because of the Jon Jones ordeal. He was planning on fighting in June against Ryan Bader, but instead realized he would have to cut down...

May 17, 2015 4:09 pm

WATCH! Countdown to UFC 187: Anthony Johnson vs. Daniel Cormier

‘Four fighters from around the United States hunker down for the two title fights that will top UFC 187. Light heavyweight contenders Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Daniel Cormier will battle for the title left vacant by ousted champion Jon Jones.’ By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 Phuket Dreaming Season 2 – Episode 3: “Black Dynamite”...


May 13, 2015 9:40 am

Dana White On The Paths Of Two Different Champions

“With great power comes great responsibility.” Both Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey became champions at a young age, but Rousey has been able to juggle the responsibilities that come with the role better than “Bones”. UFC President Dana White admires that and hopes that future fighters learn from Jones mistakes and follow Rousey’s path. “I...

May 6, 2015 9:09 am

Ryan Bader Wants UFC Gold, WIll Wait For “Rumble” or Cormier

Jon Jones’ hit and run incident really hit the shuffle button on the UFC’s light heavyweight division. After it was announced Jones had been stripped of the title, it was confirmed that Daniel Cormier would be stepping in to face Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187. Due to the fact that Daniel Cormier was pulled...

May 6, 2015 9:03 am

Henderson on Boetsch: ‘I’m a Harder Hitter and a Better Wrestler’

UFC Fight Night 68 is shaping up to be an amazing card even after all the recent shake-ups. After Jon Jones was removed from UFC 187, Daniel Cormier was pulled from UFC Fight Night 68 and given Jones’ spot in the championship match. As a result of this, Ryan Bader was pulled from the card...

May 5, 2015 10:40 am

PUNK’D! DC Responds to Chael: ‘He Wore a Fake Belt After He Got Submitted!’

Jon “Bones” Jones’ recent run in with the law has shuffled the whole deck that is the UFC light heavyweight division. After he was stripped of his title due to his recent run-in with the law, it was announced that Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson would be fighting for the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight Championship....

May 5, 2015 10:30 am

“Cyborg” Is Looking Like a Beast In the Gym — Watch Out Rousey!

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino wants to tear in to Ronda Rousey, but she will just have to deal with these pads for now! “Cyborg” is in the gym preparing for her championship defense. She will be defending her Invicta FC Featherweight Championship against Faith Van Duin at “Invicta FC 13”. Do you think “Cyborg” can escape...

May 5, 2015 9:00 am

Van Zant’s Strength & Conditioning Training Is No Joke!

She’s more than just a pretty face! UFC strawweight Paige Van Zant can not only beat the tar out of her opponents, but she can lift like a monster in the gym, too! Reebok sponsored Van Zant did some strength training earlier this week while at Double Edge Fitness and it looks like she is...

May 4, 2015 6:22 pm

Manny Pacquiao To Undergo Surgery On Injured Shoulder

Manny Pacquiao revealed, following his loss to Floyd Mayweather, that prior to the fight he suffered an injury to his shoulder. Now, reports are coming out that the injury was actually a lot more serious that most of us thought. Breaking news: Pacquiao to have shoulder surgery for "significant tear" in his right rotator cuff,...

May 4, 2015 5:42 pm

Joe Lauzon On UFC Reebok Payment Structure: ‘I’m Very, Very Happy’

UFC vet Joe Lauzon was one of the fighters to air his displeasure with the original UFC Reebok payment structure, which was set to be based on rankings. Now, with the payment plan set to be based on tenure, Lauzon is changing his tune a little bit. Here’s what he said on MMAJunkie Radio. “I’m...

May 4, 2015 5:31 pm

Urijah Faber Will Go Wherever The Big Fights Are

UFC fighter Urijah Faber is preparing for his fight with Frankie Edgar in the Philippines. He recently talked to MMAJunkie Radio and said he isn’t set on staying at any specific weight class. He just wants to have big fights. “I’m willing to go back down to bantamweight also. This is a big fight, so...

May 4, 2015 5:11 pm

Ryan Bader Bumped From UFC FN: New Orleans, Hendo vs. Boetsch New Main Event

Due to Daniel Cormier getting pulled for a title fight against Anthony Johnson, his scheduled opponent at UFC Fight Night: New Orleans, Ryan Bader, was left wondering what would happen with him. Now, according to the UFC, Bader has been completely pulled from the card. The new main even will be Dan Henderson vs. Tim...

May 4, 2015 4:45 pm

TWEET! UFC Pays For Khabib’s Surgery, Starts Rehab In Vegas

Khabib Nurmagomedov had succseful knee surgery and will start his rehab tomorrow in Las Vegas. According to the Russian fighter, the UFC covered the cost of the surgery. Think he will come back the same fighter? I'll be in vegas tomorrow to start rehab. Big thanks to @danawhite and @lorenzofertitta for paying for surgery and...

May 4, 2015 3:55 pm

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson: ‘If I Beat Cormier, Then I’m The Real Champ’

UFC light-heavyweight Anthony Johnson is still fighting for the title, just not against the man many considered to be the p4p best in the world. Instead, because of Jones’ antics, Johnson will fight Daniel Cormier for the right to called champion. On The MMA Hour, Johnson talked about his new opponent and about all the...

May 4, 2015 3:37 pm

Bec Rawlings Disses Lisa Ellis: ‘She Isn’t A Fighter’

‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings is preparing for a fight against fellow TUF member Lisa Ellis, in Australia, Rawling’s home country. Rawlings recently talked to UFC.com about her upcoming fight and said he doesn’t think her opponent is actually a fighter, just a competitor. Check out how she explains the difference. “I don’t really think [Ellis] is...

May 4, 2015 2:40 pm

PIC! Conor McGregor Partners With Monster Energy

Conor McGregor has partnered with Monster Energy, according to his social media. The UFC featherweight posted a pic of himself on the beach dangling a gold chain with the Monster logo hanging from it. Check out the pic below. Good move by Monster? I only work with multi-national companies at the top of their game....

May 4, 2015 1:37 pm

Daniel Cormier: It’s ‘Very Disrespectful’ That People Say I Can’t Beat Rumble

Daniel Cormier is set to replace Jon Jones and fight Anthony Johnson for the light-heavyweight championship. The news came after Jones was stripped of his title and suspended following his most recent incident with the law. After the new fight was announced the internet went crazy with predictions and opinions about who would win. Apparently,...

May 4, 2015 11:57 am

Rockhold: ‘Vitor Is A Joke, Hasn’t Fought Clean Once’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold hasn’t held back when talking about past opponent Vitor Belfort in the past, and things don’t seem to be changing. In a recent interview with Submission Radio, Rockhold let his feelings be known. “Vitor is a joke. I’ll say it and I’ll say it again. The guy hasn’t fought clean once...

May 4, 2015 11:19 am

Dana White Calls For Less Sparring, Less Contact To Prevent Injuries

  With the injury to Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC president Dana White has ramped up his conversation about injuries. More specifically, White has some thoughts on how fighters should be training. Check out what he had to say when he spoke with La Aficion. “The conversation that I was having with Javier Mendez, is we’ve got...

May 4, 2015 8:47 am

Johnny Eduardo Cleared To Fight A Year After Upset Victory

  UFC fighter Johnny Eduardo has been sidelined due to injury for a very long time. Which is unfortunate given the momentum he had behind him prior to the layoff. Eduardo stunned fans when he knocked out Eddie Wineland in the first round of their fight back in May. Before injured, Eduardo had won two...

May 4, 2015 8:13 am

Brad ‘One Punch’ Pickett Set To Return At UFC 189

Fan favorite Brad Pickett will make his return to the bantamweight division when he fights at UFC 189. Pickett is set to face Thomas Almeida on the card headlined by the featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. Who’s excited for the return of One Punch? Brad @One_Punch Pickett will return to bantamweight...

May 4, 2015 7:46 am

Mark Hunt: ‘I’m One Of The Best Fighters On The Planet’

UFC heavyweight, Mark Hunt, is preparing for his fight with Stipe Miocic. The fighter recently spoke with The Sydney Morning Herald In the interview Hunt talked about his career and about his past, before fighting. Hunt also mentioned that he believes that fighting is his gift from god and that’s why he fights like he’s...

May 4, 2015 7:25 am

WATCH! Exciting Classic Boxing Highlights

Some of you weren’t very satisfied with Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, so here you go. Check out this highlight video of boxer Marvin Hagler. There’s not a lot of “hugging” or “running” in this video so some of you might be confused, but it is boxing, I promise. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 REAL TALK!...

May 4, 2015 7:07 am

SIGNED! Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Year Contract With Bellator

UFC, WSOF and now Bellator. It seems as though lightweight fighter Melvin Guillard is still trying to find the right fit for him. It was announced today, via press release, that the ‘Young Assassin’ has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract with Bellator MMA. Guillard was most recently with the World Series of Fighting promotion, but...

May 4, 2015 6:44 am

FREE FIGHT! Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson (Full)

‘Watch as legends Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson do battle in a fight for the ages. Belfort contends for the UFC middleweight title at UFC 187 against champion Chris Weidman.’ By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 REAL TALK! Luke Rockhold & Daniel Cormier Discuss Jon Jones Tragedy!