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Jul 30, 2016 9:59 pm

MMA community reacts to Tyron Woodley’s KO of Robbie Lawler

In the main event of UFC 201, Tyron Woodley showed the world why his nickname is ‘The Chosen One’. The 34-year old Missouri native shocked the world as he stopped Robbie Lawler just minutes into the fight with a one-punch knockout. Immediately, the MMA community went wild on Twitter reacting to Woodley’s finish of the...

Jul 29, 2016 11:05 pm

Team Alpha Male fighter blasts TJ Dillashaw for brutal training habits

Former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was undoubtably a very public and very ugly affair. While things were initially civil between the two parties, things quickly went from bad to worse, with Dillashaw and his former mentor Urijah Faber trading verbal jabs at one another through interviews, with Faber even...

Jul 29, 2016 10:56 pm

VIDEO | Jeremy Stephens calls out Frankie Edgar in the most polite way possible

.@UFC featherweight @LilHeathenMMA CALLS OUT 'tough as f****** nails' @FrankieEdgar! #PROcasthttps://t.co/w49kf4idII — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) July 29, 2016 Earlier this month Frankie Edgar had his 5-fight win streak snapped at the hands of Jose Aldo. The fight, which was for the interim featherweight title, would have secured Edgar a title fight with Conor McGregor....

Jul 29, 2016 8:52 am

UFC 201 weigh-in results

Good news! The fighters from UFC 201 have all made weight as part of the new weigh-in policy, in which fighters can weigh-in throughout the course of the morning in order to get more time to rehydrate before the fights. Despite that, the UFC will still hold a formal weigh-in later today. Unfortunately, Justin Scoggins...

Jul 28, 2016 10:28 pm

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley sends message to rest of ‘welter-whiners’

With his UFC 201 title shot just days away, Tyron Woodley is in the final stages of preparation for the biggest fight of his life. While some people believe that Woodley didn’t earn his title shot given the fact that his #1 contender fight against Johny Hendricks was scrapped due to a botched weight cut...

Jul 28, 2016 11:22 am

VIDEO | WARNING NSFW – Dana White’s Greatest F-bombs

UFC President Dana White has done tremendous things for the sport of mixed martial arts. The man who helped pave the way for the sport turns 47-years-old today. With the recent $4 billion sale of the UFC, White will continue to be working as the President of the company and will take the sport to...

Jul 28, 2016 2:04 am

Updated UFC rankings – Holly Holm drops while Ronda Rousey moves up

The UFC rankings were updated after the UFC on FOX 20 event that took place over the weekend. The divisions that seen the most change were the women’s bantamweight division and the men’s featherweight division. Holly Holm fell two spots to #4 after being beaten by Valentina Shevchenko, who jumped up four spots to #3....

Jul 27, 2016 7:54 am

Brian Stann: Conor McGregor has nothing to gain in Jose Aldo rematch

At UFC 194, many expected Conor McGregor to face the toughest test of his career as he stepped into the Octagon to face featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo. Instead, McGregor ended Aldo’s reign in just 13 seconds, knocking him out with a brutal cross. With Aldo now the interim featherweight champion, he has earned himself a...

Jul 26, 2016 7:02 pm

VIDEO | Valentina Shevchenko calls out Amanda Nunes

This past weekend in Chicago, Illinois, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm stepped into the Octagon to fight Valentina Shevchenko. Shevchenko controlled the fight from the start, picking Holm apart with her incredible Muay Thai skills, and countering Holm as she looked to close the distance. Following the win, Shevchenko called for a fight...

Jul 26, 2016 11:30 am

Jose Aldo’s coach questions frequency of Conor McGregor’s drug testing

The US Anti Doping agency has been testing UFC fighters for over a year now. Over the course of the first year of testing, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was tied for the most tested athlete. With that being said, Nova Uniao head coach Andre Pederneiras doesn’t think it’s enough. Ahead of Jose Aldo’s potential...

Jul 26, 2016 10:42 am

Jon Jones’ brother blames supplements for failed drug test

Arthur Jones made MMA headlines this month when he was suspended 4 games by the NFL for violating the company’s drug policy. The news came just weeks after his younger brother, Jon Jones, was pulled from UFC 200 for a potential USADA anti-doping violation. In the case of Jon, the US Anti-Doping Agency began testing...

Jul 26, 2016 9:32 am

Jose Aldo unveils gameplan for Conor McGregor

Back at UFC 194, Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo finally stepped in the Octagon to fight for the featherweight championship. While many expected the fight to be the toughest test of McGregor’s career, he dispatched of the longtime champion in just 13 seconds. At UFC 200, Aldo earned himself a rematch with McGregor as he...

Jul 25, 2016 2:14 pm

Conor McGregor gunning to become the highest paid athlete in the world

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor recently linked up with superstar soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo. The two had a classic faceoff in the Octagon while Ronaldo visited McGregor at his gym in Las Vegas where he has been training recently for his rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor posted another photo with Ronaldo and said, “My brother...

Jul 24, 2016 8:58 am

VIDEO | Guy DeLumeau scores a twister submission at Pancrase 279

Pancrase 279 aired live on UFC Fight Pass last night, and the lucky fans who tuned in got to witness veteran Guy DeLumeau land this slick twister submission on Satoshi Inaba. Get to the storm cellar! A Twister has touched down at #Pancrase279! https://t.co/VbG6Zqg013 — UFC Fight Pass (@UFCFightPass) July 24, 2016 The victory snapped...

Jul 23, 2016 10:39 pm

VIDEO | Eddie Wineland TKOs Frankie Saenz (highlights)

Saturday evening in Chicago, Illinois, Eddie Wineland snapped his 2-fight skid after a year away from the Octagon. Wineland picked up a TKO win over Frankie Saenz in front of his local crowd. The win was an extremely impressive one for the former WEC champion, who is now 22-11 in his professional career. Check out...

Jul 23, 2016 5:45 pm

Clip | Francis Ngannou TKO’s Bojan Mihajlovic at UFC on FOX 20

It took Francis Ngannou just 94 seconds to earn a TKO victory over Bojan Mihajlovic at tonight’s UFC on FOX 20 event in Chicago. Watch as Ngannou lands two big shots and then some hammer fists to put Bojan away: Franics Ngannou BLASTS Bojan Mihajlovic and hammers him until Herb Dean calls it a wrap!...

Jul 22, 2016 11:17 pm

VIDEO | Melvin Guillard picks up brutal TKO victory

Those elbows tho. @Young__Assassin is BACK #Bellator159https://t.co/QcyN9aKvQS — Bellator MMA (@BellatorMMA) July 23, 2016 Since being released by the UFC in 2014, Melvin Guillard has gone just 1-3, recently going on a 3-fight losing streak. Friday evening, ‘The Young Assassin’ snapped his 3 fight losing streak in impressive fashion when he stopped David Rickels with...

Jul 22, 2016 10:22 am

VIDEO | UFC on FOX 20 official weigh-ins

UFC on FOX 20 takes place on Saturday in Chicago, Illinois. In the main event of the evening, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm takes on Valentina Shevchenko. Holm is looking to bounce back from her title fight loss to Miesha Tate while Shevchenko is also coming off a loss to the new women’s...

Jul 22, 2016 9:26 am

George Sullivan reacts to being pulled from ‘UFC Chicago’ 2 days before event

Thursday afternoon, it was announced that George Sullivan had been pulled from his ‘UFC on FOX 20’ scrap against Hector Urbina due to a “potential compliance issue” with USADA. The UFC released a statement on the situation, revealing that Sullivan was pulled after voluntarily disclosing the list of supplements he took, one of which apparently...

Jul 21, 2016 11:21 am

Evangelista Santos to use gofundme donations to give back to his Brazilian community

When an x-ray revealed that Michael Page fractured Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos’ skull with a vicious flying knee at Bellator 158 over the weekend, the news spread fast. Santos’ ex-wife, Cris “Cyborg” Justino immediately set up a gofundme fundraiser to help with medical bills needed for the insane injury suffered in the MMA fight. However, Bellator...

Jul 21, 2016 9:33 am

Frankie Edgar eyeing MSG return at UFC 205

At UFC 200 earlier this month, former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has his 5-fight win streak snapped at the hands of former featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo. Aldo stuffed Edgar’s takedowns, and used his reach to pick Edgar apart while avoiding the strikes of Edgar. Interestingly enough, Aldo revealed this week that he had spies...

Jul 21, 2016 3:06 am

VIDEO | Boxing’s Bob Arum rips on the UFC and MMA

Bob Arum has been around the boxing world for a long time and it seems he still has an issue with everything mixed martial arts. The Top Rank CEO recently spoke with the media on current events including the UFC’s $4 billion sale and talks about the promotion buying off lobbyist to ensure that MMA...

Jul 20, 2016 9:50 am

Mark Hunt is fed up, calls for a fighter’s association and is willing to take the lead

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt has had enough with being left in the dark on Brock Lesnar’s potential Anti-Doping Policy violations after having fought the WWE star at UFC 200. Hunt was interviewed by MarkHunt.tv and the UFC veteran is calling for all fighters to come together to create a fighter’s association so that incidents such...

Jul 20, 2016 9:09 am

Evangelista Santos criticizes “d*****bag” Michael Page following knockout

Last week at Bellator 158, Evangelista Santos was on the wrong end of one of the most horrific knockouts in MMA history. In the second round of his scrap with Michael Page, Santos lunged in with a cross to the body. Page countered perfectly with a jumping switch knee that landed clean on the forehead...