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Mar 5, 2012 9:13 am

Urijah Faber Video | Ultimate Fighter Live Blog 1

Ultimate Fighter Live coach Urijah Faber blogs about his upcoming coaching gig which starts filming this week. The Ultimate Fighter Live debut is set to air this Friday. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter, Urijah Faber (News), Dominick Cruz (News)


Feb 28, 2012 9:50 am

Confirmed | Openly Gay Fighter Joins Ultimate Fighter Cast

Yesterday we released the roster for next week’s “Ultimate Fighter Live on FX” cast. Included on that roster is the first openly gay fighter signed to the UFC. His name is Dakota Cochrane and at the time of the roster release I had no clue he was gay, in fact, I’m not sure many did....

Feb 27, 2012 8:31 am

Countdown To Ultimate Fighter Brazil (Video)

He is about to begin his stint as coach on The Ultimate Fighter Brasil. Before starting his rigorous taping schedule, Wanderlei Silva took time out to meet the fans, and pay a surprise visit to fighters at XGYM in Rio for a pep talk and to exercise his coaching skills. The Ultimate Fighter Brasil debuts...

Jan 9, 2012 11:45 am

UFC NEWS – Get Your Upcoming “Ultimate Fighter Brazil” Fix On FUEL TV

The very first installment of “The Ultimate Fighter” on an international basis is upon us. With the recently made public plans to have Vitor Belfort coach opposite Wanderlei Silva in the first “Ultimate Fighter Brazil” installment, many MMA fans have been wondering how to watch. Set to air in Brazil on their number one television...

Dec 13, 2011 9:09 am

UFC NEWS – Vitor Belfort & Wanderlei Silva To Coach Ultimate Fighter Brazil

The UFC held a pre-UFC 142 press conference today from Rio de Janeiro Brazil this morning to promote their January trip to Brazil. During the presser UFC president Dana White announced that Brazilian fighters Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva will be coaching opposite each other on the debut season of “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil” “This...

Sep 12, 2011 2:31 pm

Bisping Ready To Kill “Mayhem” Miller After Ultimate Fighter Season Was Over

“Miller’s mouth is bigger than his brain. I definitely get the upper hand throughout the entire season. I’m not talking about the fights, I’m just talking about the one-on-one interaction with Miller. I was a little disappointed it wasn’t Chael Sonnen. I think a lot of fans wanted to see that. But he had his...

Aug 23, 2016 8:07 am

Eddie Alvarez rips Conor McGregor: He’s not a championship fighter

While Conor McGregor’s performance in the main event of UFC 202, during his fight with Nate Diaz, may have won over a lot of MMA fans, UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was not impressed. McGregor, who gassed early in the fight, but was able to catch a second wind, was ultimately awarded a majority decision...

Aug 13, 2016 7:14 am

Conor McGregor on fighters union: “Maybe I will help spearhead something like that”

On Friday morning the Professional Fighters Association (PFA) was established to represent the collective interests of the fighters employed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The goal of the “PFA” is to organize the fighters so that they can collectively bargain their terms and conditions of employment. The “PFA” stated that it would not only be...

Aug 11, 2016 7:19 am

BREAKING! Professional Fighters Association has officially launched

Big news from the world of mixed martial arts. The Professional Fighters Association (PFA) was established today to represent the collective interests of the fighters employed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The goal of the “PFA” is to organize the fighters so that they can collectively bargain their terms and conditions of employment. The...

Aug 9, 2016 3:37 pm

UFC fighter flagged by USADA, won’t face suspension

News surfaced this week that ‘Ultimate Fighter: China’ winner Ning Guangyou failed a drug test for Clanbuterol. The failed drug test stems from a random out-of-competition drug test back in May. Interestingly enough, Guangyou will not be suspended for the infraction given that since 2011, WADA has been aware that failed drug tests for Clanbuterol...

Aug 3, 2016 9:54 am

Conor McGregor reflects on fighter dying in fight with teammate

Earlier this year the MMA community mourned the death of fighter Joao Carvalho who passed away after being TKOd during an event in Dublin. The man who TKOd Carvalho was Charlie Ward, teammate of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. The featherweight champ not only helped Ward prepare for the fight, but was also sitting cageside...

Apr 19, 2016 9:13 am

UFC releases three fighters

The UFC has once again cut several fighters from their active roster. While the UFC has yet to officially announce any of the releases, the account which broke the news is a very reputable one, which uses a program which detects when fighters are deleted from the UFC’s active roster on UFC.com. [Deleted] Emily Peters...

Apr 14, 2016 11:21 pm

Tim Kennedy refuses to be silenced on issue of fighter pay

While many UFC fighters are opposed to the UFC’s uniform deal with Reebok, none have been more outspoken than top middleweight Tim Kennedy. Kennedy hasn’t fought in the UFC in nearly two years following his controversial TKO loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178, however he has been looking to return to the Octagon sooner...

Apr 12, 2016 11:07 am

VIDEO | TKO that ultimately lead to the tragic death of Joao Carvalho

Heartbreaking news surfaced this week that Portuguese MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away following his TKO loss to Charlie Ward at TEF1 Dublin. In the footage above you can see a clip of the fight where Carvalho gets TKOd. While he reportedly told ringside doctors that he didn’t have a headache or any other...

Mar 21, 2016 3:01 am

VIDEO | Roy Jones Jr. scores devastating KO over MMA fighter Vyron Phillips

Vyron Phillips vs Roy Jones Jr #URFight Full Fight Highlights pic.twitter.com/xhrpW8PSek — ZombieProphet (@ZProphet_MMA) March 21, 2016 Would you fight multiple time world champion boxer Roy Jones Jr. with the opportunity to win $100,000? The thing is, you would need to beat Jones Jr. to win the $100K. MMA fighter Vyron Phillips took the chance...

Mar 2, 2016 10:52 am

VIDEO | Do you think Nate Diaz is an emotional fighter?

Here is a classic clip from the past of a young Nate Diaz establishing himself in the UFC on The Ultimate Fighter series season five. At the time, Nate Diaz was still trying to make his way into the UFC by being a part of the show led by coaches BJ Penn and Jens Pulver....

Feb 19, 2016 11:57 pm

Fighters react to controversial Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie fight

In the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie stepped into the cage to fight for a third time. The fight was a short one, that ultimately saw Gracie awarded the TKO win after landing some ground and pound on Shamrock. The controversy however came due to the fact that many noticed...

Feb 19, 2016 11:50 pm

Fighters react to bizarre Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 fight

In the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. The fight was a strange one to say the least, with Slice ultimately getting the win after Dada 5000 appeared to hit the ground from exhaustion. Immediately Twitter blew up with reactions from the fight, with many...

Feb 10, 2016 7:44 am

CUT LIST! UFC Releases 3 veteran fighters

The UFC had gone quite a few weeks without releasing any more fighters, however that changed this morning. Fan favorite fighter Scott Jorgensen, MMA veteran George Roop, and former Road FC lightweight champion Yui Chul Nam all found themselves cut from the UFC according to UFCFightersiNFO on Twitter. The account is a very reputable one...

Dec 30, 2015 7:58 am

Ronda Rousey’s sister says the fighter had her ‘soul crushed’ after loss

It was unthinkable for nearly all of Ronda Rousey’s fans. For the dominant champion to fall at the hands of any opponent, let alone by a devastating KO, could never happen. All that changed when Holly Holm shocked the world in a dominating fight that ended the realm of invincibility of Ronda Rousey. One person who hasn’t...

Dec 25, 2015 11:57 am

WATCH! Fighters share their pick on Robbie Lawler versus Carlos Condit

Fellow UFC fighters weigh in on the upcoming UFC welterweight championship bout between champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. See who champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Tony Ferguson, Myles Jury, Gunnar Nelson and more are picking. Lawler and Condit fight at UFC 195 on Jan. 2 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Who are you picking to take home...

Dec 24, 2015 10:48 am

WATCH! #TBT Dana White disses Strikeforce, but look at their fighters now

Check out this video from the past for this #TBT. Ariel Helwani interviews UFC President Dana White and the conversation topic gets on the past Strikeforce promotion. White plays down some of the Strikeforce fights and fighters at the time but obviously loved them buying the promotion and roster of fighters back in 2011. Both...