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Feb 15, 2012 2:15 pm

UFC's Joe Rogan | Marijuana Is A Performance Enhancing Drug

“I think it is a performance enhancing drug. A lot of Brazilian guys use marijuana before they train. A lot of American jiu-jitsu guys use it before they train. And they don’t do it because it hurts them; they do it because it helps them.” UFC ringside commentator Joe Rogan took to “The MMA Hour”...

Feb 12, 2012 10:52 am

Amir Sadollah Set For Return Against Jorge Lopez At UFC on FUEL TV 3

A welterweight bout has been added the upcoming UFC on FUEL TV 3 card in the form of Amir Sadollah vs. Jorge Lopez. UFC officials announced the bout via twitter late last night. With a featherweight headliner in place between the fast rising Dustin Poirier and the equally talented “Korean Zombie”, UFC on FUEL TV...

Feb 11, 2012 11:32 am

Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson Books Matt Brown For UFC 145 In Atlanta

UFC 145 has just received a welterweight edition to its already stacked roster of fights in the form of Stephen Thompson vs. Matt Brown. UFC officials just announced the matchup moments ago. UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will...

Feb 10, 2012 10:16 am

UFC President Dana White Confirms That GSP Is “Far From Being Ready” To Fight

“Georges has been rehabilitating and he’s been doing great. He is on track, but he is still far from being ready. These surgeries these days aren’t what they used to be. He went to the absolute best doctor there is. He’s getting the best physical therapy that you can get and he’s a hard worker,”...

Feb 10, 2012 8:28 am

UFC President Dana White Issues Statement On Nick Diaz Positive Drug Test

Dana White, President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization, has issued the following statement on the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s report on UFC 143 interim welterweight championship contender Nick Diaz. “I am beyond disappointed that he tested positive for marijuana,” said White. “It is now in the hands of the Nevada State Athletic Commission.” If...

Feb 6, 2012 11:01 am

UFC President Dana White Open To A Diaz vs. Condit Rematch

“I know (Georges. St. Pierre) wanted that Diaz fight bad, but it’s not going to be Diaz so he better get angry with Carlos Condit or focus on Carlos Condit or whatever he needs to do. Carlos Condit won this fight. No matter how much Georges and Nick hate each other, Carlos Condit won, and...

Feb 6, 2012 9:25 am

UFC Officials Confirm Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen II for June in Brazil

During last weekends UFC 143 media frenzy, UFC officials announced that the middleweight rematch between Chael Sonnen and Anderson Silva has been agreed upon by all parties for a yet to be announced event set for June in Brazil. The middleweight champion, Anderson Silva made an appearance in Las Vegas for UFC 143 and UFC...

Feb 5, 2012 10:46 am

Diaz vs. Condit FightMetric Results | Condit Breaks UFC Leg Kick Record

Last night a new UFC interim welterweight champion was crowned when Carlos Condit was awarded a unanimous decision victory over  Nick Diaz in the UFC 143 Main event. In the aftermath of the decision, the MMA community ripped in two. Half think Diaz won, the other half in support of Condit. I personally scored the fight...

Feb 4, 2012 10:51 pm

UFC President Dana White Talks Diaz Retirement | Thinks Condit Won

“I scored the fight three rounds to two for Condit… It’s one of those things where if you don’t like the outcome you can’t let it go to the judges. It was a tough fight to score; it reminded me of Haggler and Leonard. A very technical fight and tough to score but I had...

Feb 3, 2012 1:28 pm

Programming Reminder | UFC Primetime Diaz vs. Condit Episode 3 Airs Tonight On FX

The UFC and FX TV are airing the final installment of “Primetime: Diaz vs. Condit” tonight. The UFC “Primetime: Diaz vs. Condit” special takes you inside both camps in anticipation for their UFC 143 welterweight title fight. Airing tonight at 11 p.m. ET/ 8 p.m. PT, the show will be available for replays on FUEL...

Feb 2, 2012 1:25 pm

UFC Sponsor Harley Davidson Giving Diaz vs. Condit Winner Free Motorcycle

Winner of main event gets brand new Harley Davidson Motorcycle As announced by UFC president Dana White, the winner of Saturday night’s main event will not only win the UFC’s welterweight interim title but they will also walk away with a brand new Harley Davidson motorcycle. Official UFC sponsor Harley Davidson is the one behind...

Feb 1, 2012 6:15 am

UFC NEWS | GSP Set To Host Friday’s UFC Fight Club Q&A In Vegas

Heads up UFC Fight Club members headed to Vegas this week for the UFC 143 festivities. As confirmed with event officials, UFC welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre is set to host the pre-weigh-in Fight Club member Q&A this Friday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Doors open at 1 p.m. local time and the welterweight champ...

Feb 1, 2012 5:15 am

UFC NEWS | Fresh Off Of Fitch KO, Hendricks Asking For Diaz vs. Condit Winner

“I’ve been telling everybody I really want the winner of [Diaz/Condit]. You don’t get this opportunity too often. Now that I’ve done it in the ring, I’ve got to do it outside the ring. If I don’t promote myself outside the ring — I mean, there are great fights going on and now they’re happening...