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Feb 8, 2012 2:38 pm

MMA Fight Photo Of The Week | A Battered And Bloody Roy Nelson Still Stands

Last weekend’s UFC 143 event was full of ups and downs, awesome fights and disappointing calls from the officials where the main stories coming out of the event. In our weekly MMA Fight Photo I would like to highlight the evening’s co-main event between Roy Nelson and Fabricio Werdum. Werdum put on a striking clinic...

Feb 8, 2012 5:20 am

GSP Willing To Give Up His Title To Skip Condit And Fight Diaz?

According to his teammate Kenny Florian that is what he said… “It’s interesting actually. At dinner after UFC 143 Georges said that he wants to fight Diaz so bad that he would be willing to give up his belt just so he can fight Diaz and then he would fight Condit, this is how bad...

Feb 7, 2012 8:37 pm

Carlos Condit Accepts Nick Diaz Rematch

  [box_light] “Sources close to the deal just now confirmed with The Underground that Carlos Condit has accepted a rematch with Nick Diaz for the interim welterweight title. Condit said ‘Yes, I accept the rematch’ and will be in Las Vegas on Thursday to finalize the deal with the UFC.” [/box_light]   According the The...


Feb 7, 2012 8:00 am

Editorial Spotlight | The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Fighting For Points

Finally, the levee breaks. After years of curious roster moves and hand-picked match-ups based on style—even expanded roles for “gatekeepers” who “bang” more than they win, the issue was on full display at UFC 143. The issue is, of course, the matter of style. Always a quiet issue among MMA’s diverse fanbase, we now have...

Feb 7, 2012 7:30 am

GSP Opens Up As 3-1 Favorite Over Carlos Condit

Carlos Condit earned the right to face Georges St-Pierre in a title unification bout after dismantling Nick Diaz in a five-round contest this past weekend at UFC 143. His performance however, was not good enough to convince odds makers that he can get the job done against division champ, GSP. GSP is expected to return to...

Feb 7, 2012 5:15 am

Caceres Believes Figueroa "Milked" The Low Blows & Caused His Loss

“To be honest with you, I don’t know what the hell was going on in that fight. I was pretty surprised that any of that happened. I was aware of the low blows I delivered and I have to admit, the first and second low blow did not land in his crotch. I believe he...

Feb 6, 2012 12:50 pm

Condit Camp Responds | Carlos Won The Fight, We Are Not Interested In A Rematch

“At this point, [a rematch] is not something we’re looking to do. We’re looking for Georges. People forget, Carlos waited a long time to get this fight. He was moved around, and shuffled around between fights. He won the fight. It doesn’t interest us at all. I think clearly and decisively, he won the fight....

Feb 6, 2012 12:32 pm

Cesar Gracie Unsure Of Diaz Retirement, Open To A Condit Rematch

[Retirement] is something I haven’t talked to him about. I would hate to see that. He’s not just fighting his opponent he’s fighting judges, he’s fighting judges that do not like him… They aren’t going to score anything for Nick. The whole judging system is so flawed; these guys have no one they answer to…...

Feb 6, 2012 7:55 am

Photo | Roy Nelson Shows Off Nasty Cut Received By Werdum Last Weekend

Roy Nelson and Fabricio Werdum took home “Fight of the Night” honors for their UFC 143 co-main event brawl. However, “Big Country” didn’t make it our unscathed and this laceration on his forehead proves it. Read More: Roy Nelson (news), Fabricio Werdum (news), UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit (news)

Feb 5, 2012 11:29 am

GSP Reacts To Diaz Loss | Will Prepare To Go To War With Condit

“Congratulations to Carlos Condit. It looks like I’m going to fight him. This is my job I got to do what I got to do. I’m going to heel my knee properly then get ready for this. Its serious competition, the best man will win.” In the lead up to last night’s UFC 143 main...

Feb 4, 2012 10:36 am

Final Thoughts With Carlos Condit | "I'm gonna bury this mother f*cker"

“A lot of guys are over looking me; a lot of guys are underestimating me. I know that Georges [St-Pierre] wants to fight Nick Diaz really bad but I have other plans. I feel like people are counting me out and that’s a mistake, I’m coming to fight. I expect a war, Nicks a warrior...

Feb 4, 2012 10:23 am

Final Thoughts With Diaz Coach Cesar Gracie | Condit Must Be Eliminated

“Carlos Condit is in his way and Carlos Condit is telling people he is going to knock Nick out. [Nick] realizes this guy is not on our team, this guy is on a team that I personally do not like. It’s like fighting an enemy. He doesn’t have to work himself up he’s there… [Carlos...

Feb 4, 2012 9:39 am

GSP On Diaz | I Beleive He Has Mental Issues

“What I believe is, he’s a very smart guy. He knows what he’s doing. He would not be able to do what he’s done in his career if he wasn’t smart. I do believe maybe he has some mental issues … I do not believe he is a bad human being. Truth my eyes, because...

Feb 3, 2012 1:45 pm

Will GSP Enter The Cage Tomorrow Night To Challenge Diaz vs. Condit Winner?

If he has it his way, he will not… “I think it’s disrespectful (to get into the cage). When a guy wins, I think it’s his moment of glory and I don’t want to overshadow that. He wins, he deserves that moment. I don’t like to be there. I don’t like confrontation. But I know...

Nov 7, 2011 6:50 am

No One Wants To Finish Fights More Than Me, Says GSP

“Everyone has a violent side. My job is to win, and in order to win most of the time I need to injure my opponent. It’s a violent sport but in real life I’m not a violent guy. I’m an athlete in a full contact sport so it requires violence to win. I’ve had a...

Dec 7, 2016 9:35 am

Tyron Woodley once again mocks Conor McGregor for chair-throwing incident

Tyron Woodley and Conor McGregor, who are the UFC welterweight and lightweight champions respectively, have had plenty of memorable exchanges over the last few weeks. Some of them have been on social media, others were backstage in the buildup to November’s UFC 205. One of Woodley and McGregor’s first interactions occurred at a UFC 205...

Dec 5, 2016 6:58 am

Gray Maynard blasts Ryan Hall after loss

Last Saturday, on the undercard of the latest Ultimate Fighter finale, jiu jitsu ace Ryan Hall captured a decision win over former UFC lightweight title challenger Gray Maynard. It was undoubtedly the biggest win of the grappling specialist’s mixed martial arts career. The way Hall achieved that win, however, was rather polarizing. While there are...

Nov 11, 2016 6:51 am

Thiago Alves Misses Weight for Planned Lightweight Debut

Former UFC title challenger Thiago Alves has spent the last few years realizing hot-and-cold success at welterweight. After a savage, 2015 TKO loss to Carlos Condit, the dangerous Brazilian striker opted to head south in search of greener pastures at lightweight. Originally, Alves’ planned lightweight debut was expected to pit him against New York’s Al...

Oct 28, 2016 9:00 pm

Jon Jones and Matt Mitrione engage in twitter beef!

With Jon Jones not getting any time to fight in the Octagon, the former UFC light heavyweight champion can still find a few wars to get into on the Internet. On Friday, Jones and Bellator heavyweight Matt Mitrione got into it on twitter. Mitrione posted a photo of a bartender side by side with a...