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May 26, 2015 2:40 pm

Ronda Welcomes Fight vs. Miesha Tate’s Man Bryan Caraway

UFC champion and star Ronda Rousey talks about her dream match-ups. She told The Wall Street Journal that she would love to test her skills against former champ Jon Jones in a dream match, but as far as just someone she would love to beat up, how about Bryan Caraway. Caraway is a top 10...

May 26, 2015 11:19 am

UFC Boss: Daniel Cormier Is The REAL CHAMP!

“Well, right now he is. You know, I understand that and I’m a believer in that too. To be the man, you have to beat the man. I absolutely believe in that too. But unfortunately the man has some problems right now and Cormier is the man.” That’s what Dana White had to say about...


May 26, 2015 9:29 am

D.C. Recalls Early MMA Career, Fighting While On Welfare

Yes, the sport of MMA has its trash talk and its rivalries and its Dana White quotables, but every once and a while we get a truly ‘feel good’ story. Daniel Cormier won the UFC light-heavyweight title this past Saturday when he survived an early onslaught from Anthony Johnson and came back to get the...

May 24, 2015 10:55 am

Bader Puts Cormier on Blast: ‘You Need To get YOUR S**t Together’

Ryan Bader is making it obvious that he wants to be next in line for a shot at Daniel Cormier’s UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. He wasted no time getting in the face of the newly crowned champion when he confronted him at the UFC 187 Post-Fight Press Conference! After the event, Bader tweeted the following:...

May 24, 2015 9:35 am

White on Cormier/Johnson: ‘It Went Exactly How I Thought It Would’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson met in the middle of the octagon at the main event of “UFC 187″. Cormier’s elite wrestling skills would ultimately be Johnson’s downfall as he repeatedly got taken down and ground out. Fatigue started to kick in after the first round concluded and it wasn’t long before Cormier was...

May 23, 2015 11:29 pm

WOAH! Daniel Cormier Goes Off On Ryan Bader At Press Conference

*Daniel Cormier sets Chill to 0* https://t.co/jw81Djc1dM — Eric Jackman (@NewYorkRic) May 24, 2015 Things got really heated at the UFC 187 post-fight press conference! Daniel Cormier was answering a question about waiting for Jon Jones when he started talked about Ryan Bader and all the trash talk he’s been dishing out. Apparently Bader was...

May 23, 2015 3:11 pm

‘Rumble’ Johnson’s Coach Says They Already Know What Cormier Is Going To Do

We’re just hours away from seeing Anthony Johnson vs. Daniel Cormier at UFC 187, but Johnson’s camp says they’ve known what Cormier was planning on doing since they accepted the fight. Johnson’s striking coach on the Blackzilians, Henri Hooft, talked on The MMA Hour this past Monday and said there isn’t any secrecy to what...

May 22, 2015 11:47 am

Taylor vs. Baroni | UFC 187 Edition

UFC 187 goes down this Saturday night live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Anthony Johnson battling Daniel Cormier for the vacant 205-pound strap. In the evening’s co-main event slot, undefeated UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts his title...

May 21, 2015 9:00 am

Ovince Saint Preux vs. Glover Teixeira set to headline UFC Fight Night 74

A key light heavyweight bout will headline August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville, as UFC officials recently announced that Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira have agreed to throw down in the cards main event slot. Ovince Saint Preux (18-6 MMA) was last seen in action at April’s UFC on FOX 15 event,...

May 20, 2015 7:20 pm

Cormier Thinks Title Fight Experience Is Key Against “Rumble”

This Saturday, Daniel Cormier will have a second chance in two fights at striking gold. Cormier was fortunate enough to land the empty spot caused by Jon Jones’ absence and will be challenging Anthony “Rumble” Johnson for the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier mentioned on “UFC Tonight” that he thinks his experience in title...

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...