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Oct 23, 2017 1:29 pm

Artem Lobov thinking about asking to be released from UFC

Artem Lobov was edged out by Andre Fili during their UFC FIght Night 118 contest that took place in Gdansk, Poland over the weekend. Fili was given the judge’s unanimous decision after their three-round fight came to an end. Lobov now holds a professional MMA record of 13-14 with one draw and one no-contest. After...

Oct 23, 2017 10:47 am

PHOTO | Mairbek Taisumov roasts entire UFC top-10 with hilarious cartoon

Mairbek Taisumov has been angling for a ranked foe for some time. Despite his best efforts to coax stars like Anthony Pettis and Edson Barboza in the cage, however, he has not yet earned the opportunity he’s seeking. On Monday morning, the rising Russian lightweight took another crack at goading an elite lightweight into a fight,...

Oct 23, 2017 8:56 am

Joe Rogan claims UFC 217 tickets are not selling well, explains why

On November 4, the UFC will return to New York City’s hallowed Madison Square Garden with UFC 217. The card stands out as perhaps the most stacked stacked of the year, as it features a middleweight title fight between Michael Bisping and Georges St-Pierre, a bantamweight title fight between Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw, and...

Oct 23, 2017 7:30 am

MMA legend Takanori Gomi hints at UFC departure, move to different promotion

When PRIDE legend Takanori Gomi arrived in the UFC back in 2010, he was viewed as a legitimate threat to then champion BJ Penn, and to all of the lightweights on the UFC roster. Unfortunately, the Japanese MMA icon’s UFC career has been a significant disappointment. Barring a few impressive moments, like a 2010 KO...

Oct 23, 2017 6:39 am

UFC veteran Rony Jason breaks silence after assault of sister

Not long ago, a video surfaced of UFC veteran Rony Jason brutally assaulting a woman at a party in Quixada, Brazil. As it turns out, the victim of the Brazilian fighter’s reprehensible attack was his own sister. After a prolonged stretch of silence, Rony Jason has now spoken up on this ugly incident, having recently issued...

Oct 22, 2017 11:31 am

Athlete outfitting pay for UFC Gdansk: Darren Till pockets $2,500

On Saturday, the UFC returned to Poland with the exciting 11-fight UFC Gdansk card. In the UFC Gdansk main event, rising British welterweight Darren Till picked up a career-changing knockout win, levelling long-time contender Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the first frame. In the co-main event, meanwhile, Polish strawweight contender Karolina Kowalkiewicz picked up a sorely-needed...

Oct 22, 2017 7:42 am

VIDEO | UFC veteran Gerald Harris forces gruesome arm-break with huge slam

The UFC’s Saturday stop in Gdansk, Poland wasn’t the only MMA action to occur over the weekend. All over the world, other MMA promotions hosted action-packed fight cards of their own. One of the most entertaining cards to occur over the weekend came courtesy of XFN. This latest XFN card, titled XFN 344 was topped by...

Oct 21, 2017 2:00 pm

UFC Fight Night 118 Results: Darren Till stops Donald Cerrone in Round 1 (VIDEO)

A key welterweight scrap featuring Donald Cerrone taking on Darren Till served as the main event of today’s UFC Fight Night 118 card in Gdansk, Poland. Round one begins and Till quickly takes the center of the cage. Cerrone misses with a spinning kick. Cerrone shoots in for a takedown but Darren stuffs it easily....

Oct 21, 2017 1:37 pm

UFC Fight Night 118 Results: Karolina Kowalkiewicz defeats Jodie Esquibel

A women’s strawweight scrap featuring former title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz taking on Jodie Esquibel served as the co-main event of today’s UFC Fight Night 118 card in Gdansk, Poland. Round one begins and Karolina quickly pushes forward and takes the center of the octagon. She works her jab. Low kick from Esquibel. Jodie is looking...

Oct 21, 2017 12:31 pm

Artem Lobov hints at retirement following loss at UFC Gdansk

Artem Lobov issued a brief statement shortly following his loss to Andre Fili at today’s UFC Fight Night 118 event in Gdansk, Poland. “The Russian Hammer” says he is not sure if he will continue fighting following his second-straight setback, which dropped his mixed martial arts record to 13-14-1 overall. Check it out: Not sure...

Oct 21, 2017 12:07 pm

VIDEOS | Conor McGregor gets fired up and receives a warning at UFC Gdansk

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor was fired up to watch his training partner Artem Lobov fight Andre Fili at today’s UFC Fight Night 118 card in Gdansk, Poland. The Irish Superstar first appeared backstage and as you can see in the video below he was obviously quite excited to see “The Russian Hammer” throw down....

Oct 21, 2017 6:46 am

Andre Fili Gives Respect to Artem Lobov Ahead of Their UFC Gdansk Fight

We’re just a couple of hours away from Poland’s mid-afternoon UFC event, a place that some MMA fans claim Artem Lobov doesn’t belong. They come out of the woodwork every fight. Lobov will be taking on Team Alpha Male’s Andre Fili. Despite the history between the two gyms, there wasn’t much trash talk. Actually, Fili...

Oct 20, 2017 11:15 am

BREAKING | Kamaru Usman Booked For a Big Scrap At UFC 219

With seven welterweight match-ups booked from now until the end of the year, it was curious that Kamaru Usman became the odd man out. He didn’t find it that confusing though, he actually thought he knew the answer. The fact of the matter is, Usman thinks he hasn’t got a big name opponent because those...

Oct 20, 2017 10:55 am

VIDEO | One fighter misses weight for UFC Fight Night 118 in Gdansk, Poland

Fighters took to the scales in Gdansk, Poland early on Friday to weigh in for their UFC Fight Night 118 competitions. All fighters came in under the allowed limit of their contracted weight with the exception of one fighter. Veteran Sam Alvey stepped on the scales with an official weight of 189, which was three...

Oct 20, 2017 6:35 am

VIDEO | Artem Lobov Wins UFC Gdansk Weigh-Ins With Impassioned Speech

Are you having trouble getting out of bed today? Does the idea of facing work for one last day just seem too insurmountable of a challenge? Has your daily intake of coffee failed to properly motivate you? No problemo, Artem Lobov is here to make sure you start the day right and proper. He walked...

Oct 19, 2017 5:09 pm

PICS | Behind The Scenes As Angela Hill Does Motion Capture For EA Sports UFC 3

If your thumbs have gotten a rest from trying to perform Demetrious Johnson’s suplex into an armbar on EA Sports UFC 2, don’t let you callouses soften up too much because there is a new game coming early next year. Throughout the last year and a half, they’ve added new fighters to the previous edition...

Oct 19, 2017 4:40 pm

Michael Bisping is Adamant That Georges St-Pierre Fight Fair at UFC 217

UFC 217 is a card that you don’t have to sell, stacked with incredible fights that you don’t need to promote. That’s not going to stop UFC middleweight champion from talking trash to hype up his giant fight with Georges St-Pierre. Not only will it put more eyes on the event, but he’s looking to...

Oct 19, 2017 2:24 pm

BREAKING | Here Are Allegedly the Dates for the First Four UFC Cards of 2018

We haven’t got any big announcements for UFC 219 to close out 2017, but we are just now getting some previews of what early 2018 is going to look like. Earlier today, Vitor Belfort announced a fight with Uriah Hall for UFC Fight Night 124 for Januaray 14th. Today Combate.com reported that the UFC will also...

Oct 19, 2017 7:35 am

Sam Alvey is enduring an absolutely massive weight cut ahead of UFC Gdansk

Weight-cutting is an extremely controversial topic in combat sports. After “The Motown Phenom” Kevin Lee endured a massive, 21-pound cut ahead of his recent UFC 216 showdown with Tony Ferguson, this topic became more controversial than ever. Now, that trend should continue, as UFC middleweight Sam Alvey is enduring an absolutely gargantuan cut ahead of...

Oct 18, 2017 9:05 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov trashes Kevin Lee’s UFC 216 performance

Earlier this month, in the main event of UFC 216, Tony Ferguson defeated Kevin Lee with a third-round choke to capture the UFC interim lightweight title. While Ferguson ultimately came out on top, Lee put up a valiant fight, and very nearly finished Ferguson with ground-and-pound in the first frame. In the eyes of Khabib...

Oct 18, 2017 6:00 am

UFC Fresno continues to take shape with new bantamweight contender scrap

This December 9, the UFC will debut in Fresno, California, with UFC Fight Night 123. Though this UFC Fresno card is still some distance away, it’s already begun to take shape with a bevy of exciting fights. Last week, we learned that long-time bantamweight contender Bryan Caraway will be returning on the card, taking on...

Oct 17, 2017 1:56 pm

VIDEO | Funniest UFC fan question moments

Mixed martial arts fans are as hardcore as they come. Throughout the history of UFC events, some devoted fans made their way to the press conferences and events and have had their chance to be in the spotlight for a bit and ask their favorite or least favorite fighters a question or two. Here’s a...

Oct 17, 2017 1:03 pm

BREAKING | Michelle Waterson Has an Opponent for UFC 218

If you thought the UFC were done announcing fights, think again. And if you think MTV is going to stop Michelle Waterson from fighting, you’re wrong. It was just revealed that Waterson would be competing on The Challenge raising money for charity. Naturally we thought this meant she’d be taking a break from fighting, but...