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Feb 5, 2016 8:05 am

Joe Rogan calls for instant penalty for eye pokes and groin shots

The question of how to prevent unintentional eye pokes inside the cage is something that has been discussed for quite some time, however has never really been answered. Bellator MMA designed a special pair of gloves which leave a fighter unable to fully extend their fingers, minimizing the number of unintentional eye pokes caused by...

Feb 3, 2016 11:59 am

EXCLUSIVE | Mike Winkeljohn talks coaching strategy, Holm’s win, and more!

Famed MMA coach Mike Winkeljohn was nominated for ‘MMA Coach of the Year’ for the Fighter’s Only World MMA Awards. The awards show goes down February 5th from The Venetian in Las Vegas, and ahead of the show we took the opportunity to talk with Coach Winkeljohn to get some insight into the mind of...

Feb 1, 2016 2:07 pm

Sage Northcutt was hospitalized days before UFC on FOX 18 loss

Many critics hate to hear excuses about losses, while fans can often find comfort and reasoning on why their favorite fighters have losses on their records. Rising star Sage Northcutt had his undefeated record come to an end on Saturday night against a late replacement opponent Bryan Barberena. Northcutt spoke with the MMA Hour on...

Jan 28, 2016 7:04 am

Demetrious Johnson looking for massive payday in potential Cruz superfight

Many MMA fans forget that back in 2011 before the formation of the UFC’s flyweight division Dominick Cruz defeated Demetrious Johnson via unanimous decision. Cruz ultimately was sidelined for several years due to injury and forced to vacate the belt before ultimately reclaiming it earlier this month. Johnson on the other hand competed in the...

Jan 28, 2016 1:51 am

Did the UFC miss the boat on Russian female prospect Anastasia Yankova?

MMA is about technical skill, putting on exciting fights and ultimately, winning. However, when you can toss in charisma and looks to the package, you have all the ingredients necessary to produce a star not just in MMA, but in pop culture. Look at how former UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has fared with her...

Jan 12, 2016 1:05 pm

Frankie Edgar: ‘Am I going to get it? I f*cking doubt it’

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar has only one fight on his mind, which is a UFC featherweight title bout with champion Conor McGregor. Edgar recently spoke on the MMA Hour about why he thinks he ultimately will be let down by the UFC (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “Yeah, from what I think, yeah, [McGregor]’s...

Jan 10, 2016 1:26 pm

Video: TOP 20 BEST BOXERS 2016 (HBO)

Let’s take a peek at which top 20 fighters will be making moves this year in boxing. The Ultimate Pound For Pound list for 2016 ranked by Boxing Legends TV. With an all new star rating system. 1) Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin 2) Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez 3) Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev 4) Andre ‘S.O.G’ Ward 5) Roman...

Jan 10, 2016 7:43 am

Video: Frank Mir on Mark Hunt: Tap or Snap, KO?

Frank Mir (18-10 MMA) has faced the best of the best the majority of his career.   The 36 year old signed on with the UFC back in 2001 and is one of the few that has 25 + fights for the organization. Mir’s next task is formidable opponent Mark  “Super Samoan” Hunt who is...

Jan 8, 2016 11:14 am

More details released regarding EA Sports UFC 2

As we get closer and closer to the release date of EA Sports UFC 2, fans are getting more and more anxious for details! First EA Sports hid the release date on UFC.com, then the first official trailer was released, now we have even more details regarding gameplay modes. EA Sports sent out a press...

Jan 2, 2016 8:31 pm

UFC 195 Results: Albert Tumenov defeats Lorenz larkin

It was a bit of a back and forth fight between Lorenz Larkin & Albert Tumenov on the main card of UFC 195. According to UFC.com’s FightMetric data, Larkin landed a total of 40 significant strikes, while Tumenov landed 38 significant strikes. In addition, neither fighter landed a takedown, and neither knocked the other down....

Jan 1, 2016 8:30 am

WATCH! Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit’s collision course to UFC 195

Check out the road to UFC 195 featuring UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and contender Carlos Condit. The video entails both fighter’s history leading up to how they became matched up for the UFC welterweight championship on Jan. 2. Who are you picking to take home the belt on Saturday? Let us know who you...

Jan 1, 2016 8:09 am

WATCH! Condit was supposed to fight Cerrone in boxing match

While Carlos Condit and Donald Cerrone are both elite level UFC fighters that are ranked in the top 5 of their respective divisions, there was a time when the pair were supposed to fight one another in a boxing match. Ahead of his UFC 195 title fight on Saturday against Robbie Lawler, Condit spoke about...

Dec 31, 2015 6:07 pm

Carlos Condit claims Robbie Lawler is ‘more dangerous’ than Georges St-Pierre

Carlos Condit has already gone up against Georges St-Pierre who is arguably one of the greatest champions to fight in the Octagon. Despite losing a unanimous decision in a title unification bout with St-Pierre at UFC 154, Condit said in an open workout ahead of UFC 195 that the current welterweight champion Robbie Lawler is...

Dec 31, 2015 8:36 am

Robbie Lawler reflects on brutal fight of the year with Rory MacDonald

It was a bloody and grueling war that UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and top contender Rory MacDoanld put on at UFC 189 that many fans and analysts voted on for ‘Fight of the Year.’ The champion reflected on the fight, and what was going through his head as he looks to defend his belt...

Dec 24, 2015 8:39 am

MUST SEE! Here’s how Robbie Lawler sets up his knockouts

Robbie Lawler has quickly become a fan favorite fighter for his aggressive ‘in your face’ style that most recently saw him battle it out with Rory MacDonald in a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate at UFC 189. Ahead of Lawler’s UFC 195 title defense against Carlos Condit, famed boxing coach Jason Parillo breaks down how...

Dec 19, 2015 8:36 am

Rockhold thanks Belfort for knocking him out back in 2013

Back in 2013 Vitor Belfort scored one of the most impressive knockouts of the year when he KO’d Luke Rockhold. Belfort went on to eventually fight Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship, where he was TKO’d in the 1st round. Rockhold bounced back and went on a 5-fight win streak that ultimately saw him...

Dec 18, 2015 8:59 am

Dos Anjos “way more” motivated for Cerrone fight

Rafael Dos Anjos is set to defend his UFC lightweight championship tomorrow night in Orlando Florida against Donald Cerrone, who he defeated back in 2013. While both fighters have certainly been on tears since they last fought each other, Rafael Dos Anjos says he is way more motivated for his 2nd fight against Cerrone than...