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Mar 27, 2015 2:33 am

Julianna Pena — ‘People Want To See Me Fight Ronda Rousey’

“There’s two things — first off I think everybody could see on the show that me and Ronda (Rousey) rubbed each other the wrong way and she kind of said some choice words about me that I wasn’t really happy about, such as I didn’t deserve to breathe the same air as Shayna Baszler. I...

Mar 27, 2015 2:28 am

Duffee: ‘Mir Just Wants Paydays, I’m Too Dangerous’

“He made it very clear he is ready to fight this summer but instead he tried to cherry pick fights. Calling out a guy who is not even on the roster (Brock Lesnar) and a guy he’s already beaten and not just beaten but finished twice (Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira). To me, that’s where I’m at now...

Mar 26, 2015 4:46 pm

Dana White: “I’m leaning toward GSP is not coming back…”

“I’m on the fence. I’m leaning toward he’s not coming back these days. He’s rich. He’s rich and doesn’t really have to do anything anymore if he doesn’t want to. He’s filming some movies. He’s doing some fun stuff. Fighting is one of those sports that you’ve got to be hungry and you’ve got to...

Mar 25, 2015 8:57 pm

Conor McGregor: “It’s the McGregor Division”

“It’s the McGregor division. Before I came along, the featherweight division fights were in the prelims, now guys in the top 15 are headlining the cards because me.” During Wednesday’s UFC Tonight, Conor McGregor renamed the UFC’s featherweight division, and explained why he thinks he’s going to beat Jose Aldo. (Replay Here) Here’s more: Conor...

Mar 25, 2015 12:17 pm

Felice On VanZant Scrap — ‘I beat her anywhere the fight goes’

“I think the only thing predictable about me is that I can beat her anywhere the fight goes. I know I’m a better striker than her, I know I’m a better wrestler than her, I know I’m better on the ground than her, I know I’m physically stronger than her, I know I have more experience...

Mar 25, 2015 11:01 am

Joe Rogan — ‘I will not support Metamoris’

It has recently come out that the Metamoris grappling promotion is inking their athletes to exclusive deals. In short, what they are trying to do is become the UFC of Submission Grappling, and limit their athletes to only compete within their network. One of the promotion’s biggest stars has spoken out against their new contract...

Mar 23, 2015 12:21 pm

Ronda Rousey: “I got 99 problems but a Bethe ain’t one”

We haven’t seen the trash-talking version of Ronda Rousey since her second fight against Miesha Tate. A fight in which she won decisively, backing up all her pre-fight banter during the fight’s lead up. Now, two-fights removed from that Tate rematch, and Rousey is back and firing away at her opponent in any way, shape,...

Mar 22, 2015 12:16 pm

Paige VanZant Only Has ‘One Goal In Mind’

  UFC strawweight standout and Team Alpha Male fighter Paige VanZant is coming up on her second fight in the UFC, but has had one goal in mind since the beginning. VanZant, who is 4-1, has had her sights set on the title before she even stepped in the octagon. Check out what she had...

Mar 22, 2015 9:22 am

Despite Horrendous Referee Stoppage, Drew Dober Will Still Get Paid

    Last night at UFC Fight Night 62 the MMA world witnessed what is being refereed to as perhaps one of the most mind-boggling referee situations in UFC history. In the bout, broadcast on FOX Spots 2, during the second round, the fight went to the mat where Dober got himself caught in a...

Mar 22, 2015 6:48 am

Pros React To Demian Maia’s Victory Over Ryan LaFlare

      Last night in Brazil at UFC Fight Night 62, welterweights Demian Maia and Ryan LaFlare met in the evenings main event. LaFlare went into the fight with an undefeated record, but ultimately Maia’s ground game proved to be too much. For the first four rounds Maia dominated LaFlare, then in the fifth...

Mar 20, 2015 5:29 pm

Cruz Says 2015 Return “Realistic”

“Is it realistic [to fight before 2015 ends]? I believe it is. Am I going to say that I’m going to do it? I’m only two months into rehab and I need wait a little bit longer before I make a statement like that because right now I’m in the portion where I need the...

Mar 19, 2015 12:09 am

Anderson Silva Will “100%” Fight Again

Facing a likely suspension and fine, for the use of steroids, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is certain about an eventual return to action. UFC Tonight broke the news on Wednesday’s FOX Sports 1 broadcast. “[Anderson Silva’s] team asked for an extension and it will probably be heard in April,” stated UFC Tonight. “With...

Mar 19, 2015 12:05 am

NSAC Postponse Nick Diaz’s Disciplinary Hearing

The UFC’s Hector Lombard will face the NSAC’s wrath on his own next week, as both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have requested postponements. UFC tonight, on FOX Sports 1, broke the news during Wednesday night’s broadcast. We previously learned of Anderson Silva’s postponement, but Diaz’s case expected to be heard on the 23rd.

Mar 18, 2015 5:44 am

Matt Brown: I know in my heart, I can be a champion!

UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown suffered a unanimous decision loss to former UFC champion Johny Hendricks at this past weekend’s UFC 185 event in Dallas, Texas. The loss marked “The Immortal’s” second setback in a row, as he was previously defeated by current UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler at the ‘UFC on FOX 12’ event...

Mar 16, 2015 8:40 am

Overeem: Roy Nelson was like The Hulk

Former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem earned an impressive decision victory over Roy Nelson at this past weekeend’s UFC 185 event in Dallas, Texas. “The Reem” dominated “Big Country” with striking for the majority of 3 rounds, but could not finish Nelson during their 15-minute battle. Overeem spoke about Roy Nelson’s toughness during the UFC...

Mar 15, 2015 2:03 pm

Dana White On Alistair Overeem: ‘He Doesn’t Like To Take Risk’

  UFC president Dana White talked to FOX Sports 1 about heavyweight fighter Alistair Overeem’s win over Roy Nelson at UFC 185. White praised Overeem, who is now on a two fight win streak, but did state that he would have liked to have seen him go for the finish. “Alistair looked better than he’s...

Mar 15, 2015 2:03 pm

Dana White ‘Didn’t Love’ The Hendricks-Brown Fight

    UFC 185 was an exciting night of fights that included highlight reel finishes and major upsets, including two champions losing their belts. In a fight that could have easily been a main event on a different card, welterweights Johny Hendricks and Matt Brown met to possibly determine the next title challenger. At least...

Mar 10, 2015 11:32 am

Johny Hendricks: ‘I made a HUGE CHANGE in my diet’

“This time, I’m right around 12 percent. I really made a huge change in my diet. That’s really what I’m focusing on now, is the weight cut. People don’t get it but a weight cut is so huge in terms of what can happen to your body, how it reacts, and how it comes back....

Mar 8, 2015 2:49 pm

Luke Rockhold: ‘After Machida It’s The Title’

“You always think and you always dream. I know what I want, and I believe it’s ahead of me. I believe I’m the best fighter in the world. He’s able to frustrate people. He’s able to use his footwork. He’s very quick. He moves around and he frustrates people, and they get overanxious and try...

Mar 8, 2015 2:30 pm

MEATHEAD! “I just don’t like Overeem. I’d like to see him lose”

“I just don’t like Overeem. I’d like to see him lose. I don’t like him as a human being. He is a smug, arrogant man. He came to the Blackzilians and ostracized himself almost immediately.” … “He’s such a prima donna that he really thinks that people care about what he does and how he...

Mar 7, 2015 11:34 am

Schaub: ‘Ronda would smash Ian McCall In The Gi’

“I like Ian. He’d be surprised. If he put on a gi, Ronda would rag-doll him around the gym. He would be surprised. I’ve seen her rag-doll bigger, very skilled fighters. MMA, professional fighters. I’ve seen her destroy men. Fighters who were way bigger than him. She could definitely beat some of the 135ers in...

Mar 6, 2015 9:42 am

Johny Hendricks looking to steal “Showtime’s” Shine!

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will return to the cage at next weekend’s UFC 185 pay-per-view event in Dallas, Texas. “Bigg Rigg” was last seen in action in the headlining bout of UFC 181, where he suffered a close split-decision loss to Robbie Lawler, losing his welterweight gold in the process. Hendricks now meets...

Mar 5, 2015 12:20 pm

Wants to be the next BJ Penn

“Me getting that belt was the first goal. Now it’s time to set this legacy in place and make sure people remember my name for a long time. When you look at the lightweight division, the biggest name that sticks out is B.J. Penn. He’s an icon and he’s been around a long time and...

Mar 5, 2015 9:21 am

The Ultimate Fighter Season 22 Tryouts Set For March 29, In Vegas

Following the 10-year anniversary of its successful reality series, The Ultimate Fighter, the UFCannounces tryouts for the next season. Tryouts are open to 155 and 170-pound men with a winning professional record. The winner of this season of The Ultimate Fighter will win a lucrative contract with the UFC. This season of The Ultimate Fighter will...

Mar 4, 2015 10:26 am

Rousey Fight Shorter Than Buffer’s Fight Intro

Ronda Rousey beat Cat Zingano in a stunning 14 seconds at UFC 184. FOX had UFC Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer come in to see how far into his introduction he would have gotten in 14 seconds.

Mar 2, 2015 3:37 pm

MOTIVATED! Miesha Tate Inspired By Rousey’s Dominance

While Miesha Tate may have lost both of her bouts against Ronda Rousey, no other opponent has been able to stay in the cage with Rousey as long as Tate has. Following Rousey’s impressive 14 second submission win over Cat Zingano this past Saturday at UFC 184, Miesha Tate revealed on the Fox Sports 1...

Mar 2, 2015 1:58 pm

He Speaks! Cormier Sounds Off On Jones-Johnson Mock Brawl

Prior to UFC 184 on Saturday night, the UFC held their ‘Welcome To The Show’ press conference. During the event, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, and title challenger Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson did a staredown for media members and fans (See that HERE). The staredown turned into a mock brawl of Jones infamous brawl with...

Mar 1, 2015 9:00 am

Rousey Names Her Next Two Desired Opponents

Following her 14 second win over Cat Zingano at UFC 184 on Saturday night, the question on everyone’s mind was ‘who’s next?’ On the FOX Sports post-fight show, Rousey was asked who she would like to fight next, to which she responded: “I was really impressed with Holly Holm tonight. She’s a world champ boxer...

Mar 1, 2015 6:36 am

REPLAY! Who’s Next For Ronda Rousey?

After Ronda Rousey defeated Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds last night at UFC 184, everyone began asking ‘who’s next?’ On the Fox Sports 1 post-fight show, Daniel Cormier, Kenny Florian, and Miesha Tate discussed the topic with post-fight show host Jay Glazer.

Feb 26, 2015 4:23 pm

“Thug Rose” Is Back

UFC fan favorite strawweight Rose Namajunas has a date, and an opponent, for her return to the Octagon. Rose will face Nina Ansaroff as part of May’s UFC 187 event. UFC officials announced the bout on FOX Sports 1. UFC 187 could come in as the most stacked event of 2015. The Las Vegas Pay-Per-View...