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Jul 1, 2016 8:21 pm

UFC releases statement on fighter not being suspended after failing drug test

Earlier this week, controversial news surfaced that UFC heavyweight Daniel Omielanczuk had failed a USADA administered out-of-competition drug test for Meldonium. The controversial aspect of the story is that Omielanczuk will not be suspended for the drug test due to the fact that the substance was added to the banned substance list on January 1st,...

Jul 1, 2016 8:10 pm

Brock Lesnar was initially negotiating for fight at UFC 205

In the co-main event of UFC 200, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will make his highly anticipated UFC return against Mark Hunt after nearly 5 years away from the Octagon. The UFC announced Lesnar’s return during the broadcast of UFC 199, just over a month before his scheduled fight on July 9th at UFC...

Jul 1, 2016 7:55 pm

UFC heavyweight fails USADA drug test, won’t be provisionally suspended

News surfaced Friday evening that UFC heavyweight Daniel Omielanczuk had failed a USADA-administered out-of-competition drug test and been notified of a potential anti-doping policy violation according to MMAFighting. Omielanczuk tested positive for meldonium, which is on the WADA banned substance list as of January 1st. The strange part of Omielanczuk’s case is that he won’t...


Jul 1, 2016 12:07 pm

Ariel Helwani makes fantastic suggestion for UFC 200 with roster of commentators

UFC 200 is a historical card for the biggest mixed martial arts promotion in the world. The stacked card has some of the UFC’s biggest stars, two UFC championship world title fights, a UFC interim title fight, along with the return of WWE superstar and former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar. With the momentous card,...

Jul 1, 2016 11:04 am

PHOTO | UFC Octagon girl Vanessa Hanson goes topless ‘for work’

The UFC Octagon Girls are the beauties opposite to the killer athletes that clash in competition. Former Strikeforce ring girl turned UFC Octagon Girl Vanessa Hanson has turned many heads since joining the UFC and continues to do so with her stunning looks. Hanson made some time to put up a hot photo for her...

Jun 30, 2016 9:42 pm

VIDEO | UFC 200: Jose Aldo – Focused and Determined

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is currently coming off the first loss of his UFC career at the hands of Conor McGregor back in December. In addition to the loss being the first of his UFC career, Aldo lost his UFC featherweight championship in the fight, something he is obsessed with reclaiming. Ahead of...

Jun 30, 2016 10:44 am

Jon Jones on UFC 200 training: “I’ve done almost zero weightlifting”

Prior to Jon Jones’ return to the Octagon in April at UFC 197, the pound for pound kingpin packed on a considerable amount of muscle. Many questioned whether or not this would have a significant impact on Jones’ performance inside the Octagon given that he was carrying so much extra muscle. After his unanimous decision...

Jun 30, 2016 10:09 am

Jacare Souza ready to make UFC return following surgery

In May, Jacare Souza picked up arguably the biggest win of his UFC career when he defeated Vitor Belfort via 1st round TKO. With the win, Souza became the presumptive #1 contender at middleweight, leading many to expect him to get a title shot over the winner of UFC 199’s Rockhold-Weidman rematch. With just two...

Jun 30, 2016 9:00 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier begins weight cut 10 days out from UFC 200

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is currently gearing up for his UFC 200 main event fight with Jon Jones for the undisputed light heavyweight championship. The fight is not only one of the most highly anticipated rematches of all time, it will headline one of the most historic events of all time. In the...

Jun 29, 2016 7:18 pm

Two suspects charged in the hit-and-run death of former UFC fighter Ryan Jimmo

Two suspects have been arrested and charged in connection with the death of former UFC fighter Ryan Jimmo. Edmonton Police Service confirmed with MMA Fighting on Wednesday that 23-year-old Anthony Getschel was arrested and charged with “second degree murder, criminal negligence causing death, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death, and fail to stop...

Jun 29, 2016 1:06 pm

VIDEO | Jimmy Kimmel starts petition to ban punching and kicking in the UFC

Jimmy Kimmel always has an interesting way of stirring up some mischief for your viewing pleasure in the most classic ways. Ahead of the UFC’s monumental UFC 200 event in July, Kimmel sent out his crew to UFC 199, which took place in California to bring more TLC to the UFC. From the video description:...

Jun 29, 2016 9:01 am

Neil Magny vs. Dong Hyun Kim set for UFC 202

The UFC 202 card is shaping up, and looks absolutely stacked! The event, which goes down August 20th, features a headlining bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, as well as a co-main event bout between Anthony Johnson & Glover Teixeira. In addition, Carlos Condit will fight Demian Maia, and Donald Cerrone will fight Rick...

Jun 29, 2016 8:39 am

VIDEO | Hank Hill promotes UFC 200 in Adult Swim cartoon

With the final countdown for UFC 200 currently underway, UFC President Dana White has finally achieved his goal of getting Hank Hill to promote UFC 200 on Adult Swim. White, who is a diehard King of the Hill fan, spoke to AdWeek about how the promo came to fruition: “The way the pay-per-view market works...

Jun 29, 2016 1:42 am

If both win at UFC 200, Brock Lesnar vs. Jon Jones at UFC 205 in New York?

UFC 200 is a big and historic card that is arguably one of the most stacked cards that the UFC has ever put together. With UFC 205 in New York also being a monumental event, you can expect that fight card to be stacked as well. With no matchups announced for UFC 205, one superfight...

Jun 28, 2016 7:48 pm

Tony Ferguson receives new opponent for ‘UFC FN: Sioux Falls’

After Michael Chiesa withdrew from his July 13th scrap against #3 ranked lightweight Tony Ferguson, there was much speculation as to who the UFC would select as a fill-in opponent for ‘El Cucuy’ on such short notice. While many hoped #1 ranked Khabib Nurmagomedov would step up, ‘The Eagle’ is currently on the sidelines while...

Jun 28, 2016 12:18 pm

VIDEO | On This Day: Anderson Silva makes UFC debut at the age of 31

#OnThisDay in 2006: @spiderandersonsilva made his UFC debut and it was savage! Watch again on @ufcfightpass A video posted by UFC Europe (@ufceurope) on Jun 28, 2016 at 7:04am PDT Anderson “The Spider” Silva made his UFC debut on this day 10 years ago. Silva stepped into the Octagon with Chris Leben and made a...