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Aug 30, 2016 2:41 pm

Benson Henderson rakes in $75k in first Bellator win, made $117k in final UFC fight

Bellator lightweight Benson Henderson made $75k in a winning effort over Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire on Friday in his second fight with the Spike-based promotion since leaving the UFC. But disclosed salary records show ‘Smooth’ made $117k in his final UFC fight in a split-decision victory over Jorge Masvidal in 2015. Benson’s $75k salary from Bellator 160 did not...

Aug 30, 2016 11:41 am

VIDEO | Gabi Garcia vs. UFC Brazil reporter Amanda Salvato arm wrestling match

Brazilian jiu-jitsu world champion Gabi Garcia is definitely an intimidating woman. The BJJ powerhouse turned MMA fighter is set to fight next month on RIZIN 2 against Destanie Yarbrough and will look to improve on her undefeated 2-0 record. While Garcia has been training hard for her upcoming fight, she still finds time to have...

Aug 30, 2016 9:32 am

UFC on FOX 21 gets worst ratings ever for a FOX UFC card

Following UFC 202’s record breaking event, last weekend’s UFC on FOX 21 was the first time a FOX card averaged less than two million viewers, according to a final rating analysis for all 2016 UFC cards on FOX. Headlined by former interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit and Demian Maia, UFC on FOX 21 pulled in...

Aug 30, 2016 8:25 am

VIDEO | Everyday people try punching retired UFC fighter Krzysztof Soszynski

Do you think you would be able to punch a UFC fighter in the face who wasn’t even fighting back? Buzzfeed brings you this funny video of just some regular everyday people trying their very best to punch retired UFC fighter Krzysztof Soszynski. Be sure to watch to the end where things get real interesting...


Aug 29, 2016 5:27 pm

PHOTO | Mark Hunt blasts fellow UFC fighters: “Grow some balls!”

Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Mark Hunt is not happy with his current employer the Ultimate Fighting Championship or the fighters on the promotions roster. After suffering a decision loss to former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar in the co-main event of UFC 200, it was revealed to “The Super Samoan” and the MMA world...

Aug 29, 2016 2:14 pm

Rory MacDonald blasts Robbie Lawler, accuses him of using PED’s at UFC 189

On Monday afternoon, Ariel Helwani returned to our screens with the latest episode of The MMA Hour. One of this episode’s many big-name guests was Rory MacDonald, who shook up the fight world by announcing that he recently heard that Robbie Lawler failed a drug test in the wake of their July 2015 rematch. Here’s what...

Aug 29, 2016 11:56 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz goes to fight obnoxious Conor McGregor fans after UFC 202

Nate Diaz Engages With Heckling Irish Fans Following Loss To Conor McGregor from Pundit Arena on Vimeo. When you mess with the Diaz brothers out in public, you are just asking for a beatdown. Just ask the four guys that tried to jump Nick Diaz recently. Following the five-round war with Conor McGreegor at UFC...

Aug 29, 2016 10:56 am

UFC 202 sets new record

Conor McGregor just can’t stop breaking records. With the fastest featherweight knockout in UFC history and numerous record-breaking live gates to UFC 189 and 194, the Irish superstar can now add another UFC record to his name. The preliminary numbers are in for UFC 202’s online PPV orders, and the numbers look good. “It did...

Aug 29, 2016 7:27 am

VIDEO | Go Behind the Scenes of UFC 202 with Chad Mendes

by Mendes posted to his official YouTube channel Last month, UFC featherweight Chad Mendes tested positive for the banned substance growth hormone-releasing peptide 6 (GHRP-6), and was handed a two-year suspension by USADA as a result. Despite this unfortunate twist, however, the three-time featherweight title challenger remains deeply embedded in the MMA scene. Mendes recently...

Aug 29, 2016 6:36 am

UFC 200 ticket buyer sues Jon Jones and his management team

A fan who purchased four tickets to July’s blockbuster UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, which was expected to be headlined by a light heavyweight title unification bout between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, is taking “Bones” and his management team to court. BloodyElbow is reporting that on August 19, Sean Slattery filed a lawsuit...

Aug 28, 2016 3:52 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Reebok Fighter Pay: VanZant and 10 others take home $2,500

UFC on FOX 21 took place last night in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The event was headlined by a key welterweight fight that saw Demain Maia submit Carlos Condit in the very first-round. In the evening’s co-main event, Anthony “Showtime” Pettis was successful in his featherweight debut scoring a third-round submission victory over Charles...

Aug 28, 2016 2:27 pm

Tyron Woodley details which fights he thinks should be next in the UFC’s welterweight division

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is eyeing a “big money fight” for his first title defense which is expected to take place later this year. “The Chosen One” has expressed interest in fighting either former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre or former Strikeforce welterweight title holder Nick Diaz in recent weeks. UFC president Dana White...

Aug 28, 2016 1:58 pm

Multiple UFC strawweights call out Paige VanZant following her UFC on FOX 21 win

UFC strawweight star Paige VanZant scored a highlight reel knockout win over Bec Rawlings at last night’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Following the impressive victory, which earned Paige a $50k performance bonus, multiple UFC strawweight competitors took to social media to express their interest in fighting VanZant: https://twitter.com/TeciaTorres/status/769701947289010176 Ok,...

Aug 28, 2016 11:40 am

UFC on FOX 21 Bonus Report

UFC on FOX 21 in Vancouver delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, the UFC handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at last night’s UFC on FOX 21 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC on FOX 21’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus –...

Aug 28, 2016 10:41 am

Donald Cerrone calls out Robbie Lawler for a UFC 205 fight at MSG

During last night’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, Damon Martin reported that former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler had been calling UFC president everyday trying to get his next fight lined up. Dana White says Robbie Lawler is calling him everyday trying to get a fight right now#UFCVancouver — Damon Martin (@DamonMartin) August...

Aug 28, 2016 1:49 am

VIDEO | Anthony Pettis discusses his UFC on FOX 21 submission victory over Charles Oliveira

Former UFC lightweight title holder Anthony Pettis made his featherweight debut at last night’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, Canada. “Showtime” was able to tapout Brazilian submission specialist Charles Oliveira in the third-round of their co-main event fight. Pettis talks about his win and what may come next in the above video. Who...

Aug 28, 2016 1:45 am

VIDEO | Carlos Condit discusses his UFC on FOX 21 loss to Demian Maia

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit is interviewed backstage following his UFC on FOX 21 first-round submission loss to Demian Maia. The Brazilian submission specialist was able to catch Condit in a rear-naked choke early in the firs-round to force Condit to tapout. Condit hints at what may be next in terms of his...

Aug 27, 2016 6:58 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Results: Demian Maia submits Carlos Condit

A key welterweight bout between former UFC interim champion Carlos Condit (30-9 MMA) and former UFC title challenger Demian Maia (23-6 MMA) headlined tonight’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Round one begins and Maia takes the center of the octagon. Condit misses with a head kick. Demian shoots in and...

Aug 27, 2016 6:47 pm

VIDEO | Watch Pettis submit Oliveira at UFC on FOX 21

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis picked up a much needed victory tonight in Vancouver by submitting Charles Oliveira via guillotine choke in the third-round of their co-main event fight. Check out the finish: Just watch the smile on the face of Anthony Pettis as Oliveira taps. Must feel so good to get back to...

Aug 27, 2016 6:32 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Results: Anthony Pettis submits Charles Oliveira

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis made his featherweight debut against Charles Oliveira in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC on FOX 21 fight card in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Round one begins and Pettis lands a kick to the body but Oliveira catches his leg and presses him against the fence. He is looking...

Aug 27, 2016 5:55 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Results: Paige VanZant KO’s Bec Rawlings

A women’s strawweight bout between Paige VanZant and Bec Rawlings took place on tonight’s UFC on FOX 21 main card in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Round one begins and Bec immediately moves forward. Paige circles away and lands a kick. Rawlings with a nice combo. Paige misses with a leg kick. Rawlings presses forward but...

Aug 27, 2016 5:42 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Results: Jim Miller defeats Joe Lauzon via split-decision

A lightweight rematch between veterans Joe Lauzon and Jim Miller kicked off tonight’s UFC on FOX 21 main card in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Round one begins and Lauzon presses forward with a front kick. Both men exchange combinations early. Miller lands a nice body kick. Lauzon shoots in and attempts a heel hook. It...

Aug 27, 2016 1:27 pm

VIDEO | Rory MacDonald was tired of being a “UFC Robot”

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Rory MacDonald recently jumped ship and signed a deal to fight under the Bellator banner. “The Red King” talked about his decision to leave the UFC at yesterday’s Bellator 160 event stating that he felt like a “robot” during his final fights with the promotion (after the Reebok deal). Rory...

Aug 27, 2016 12:45 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Results: Maia vs. Condit

UFC on FOX 21: Maia vs. Condit takes place tonight in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The event is headlined by a key welterweight fight featuring former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit taking on former middleweight title challenger Demian Maia. In the evening’s co-main event, former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will make...

Aug 27, 2016 7:32 am

Adam Hunter pulled from UFC Vancouver less than 24 hours before fight

While Adam Hunter may have weighed-in for his scheduled ‘UFC Vancouver’ fight Saturday night, the popular middleweight found himself pulled from the card for a potential USADA violation. The violation is in regards to an out-of-competition drug test from August 11th. The UFC released a statement on the situation, which in-part read: “Because Hunter was...