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Feb 1, 2016 12:08 pm

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone wants to show Sage Northcutt ‘how to live’

There have been those who have criticized Sage Northcutt after his first professional loss and there have been those who have been supportive of the young UFC star. Fan favorite Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has been one to give Northcutt support after his loss and is willing to go a step further and show the young...

Jan 19, 2016 8:18 am

QUICK TWITT: Fighters react to Cruz’s triumphant return

Sunday night in Boston Dominick Cruz had just his second fight in 4 years as he successfully defeated TJ Dillashaw to reclaim the UFC bantamweight championship. Following the fight, fighters took to Twitter to react to Cruz’s triumphant return. #andnew congrats @TheDomin8r , crush you are an inspiration. You never stopped believing. Congrats brother! pic.twitter.com/iL9EXxmNFX...

Jan 15, 2016 8:45 am

Jorge Masvidal and Luke Rockhold engage in Twitter beef

Jorge Masvidal and Tim Kennedy’s Twitter beef must not have been enough, because now ‘Gamebred’ is engaging in a cyber-feud with UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. Masivdal is trash talking middleweights due to the fact that he trains who Yoel Romero, who was the #1 contender at middleweight prior to it being revealed that he...


Jan 4, 2016 9:29 am

Twitter reacts to jaw-dropping Lawler versus Condit match and decision

Just two days into 2016 and UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit already set the bar extremely high for “Fight of the Year.” See what people had to say about the grueling fight in which Lawler was awarded a split decision, but many thought could have gone either way. Oh man! — Randa...

Nov 24, 2015 7:30 am

Mayweather responds to Holly Holm’s claim as the ‘greatest of all time’

An affable relationship seems to be forming between UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and retired boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. The two were seen recently taking pictures together at the NBA game featuring the Warriors and the Clippers. Most recently at the Canelo versus Cotto match that happened over the weekend, Holm had the...

Nov 17, 2015 8:37 am

Cyborg responds to penis comments from Rogan & Hinchcliffe

Following UFC 193, where Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey, UFC commentator Joe Rogan did an episode of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’ with comedian Tony Hinchcliffe. During the course of the podcast, the two comics took aim at Cris Cyborg, and made some pretty harsh jokes about her. Our transcription of...

Oct 19, 2015 1:29 pm

Dustin Poirier: I’m never going back to featherweight

Dustin Poirier feels like he has found his home at lightweight, and is feeling unstoppable. “The Diamond” spoke with Fox Sports recently on how his body is feeling at 155 pounds, and his outlook on the future. My last fight when I fought in New Orleans after the weight cut when I was down to...

Oct 17, 2015 10:09 am

Poirier: “I’m never going to go down to 145 again”

After his UFC 178 loss to Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier went back up to lightweight for his next fight, which he won in impressive fashion, knocking out Carlos Diego Ferreira in the first round. Poirier then went on to TKO Yancy Medeiros at catchweight after Medeiros missed weight. With his newfound success at a higher...

Oct 9, 2015 1:47 pm

Matt Brown Goes Beastmode With 560Lbs Of Plates

550 pounds of plates on top of War Wagon and 35 pound Tomahawk Hammer workout with @OldSchoolGymOH pic.twitter.com/u51XNiLp40 — Matt Brown (@IamTheImmortal) October 9, 2015 UFC welterweight Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown is busy training for his upcoming fight against Kelvin Gastelum and man, he looks ready. The Ohio based fighter is coming off of a...

Oct 5, 2015 1:00 am

Ladies! Get Your Sage Northcutt Fix HERE!

There’s a good reason why everybody from Anthony “Rumble” Johnson to Urijah Faber are singing their praises of UFC’s newest phenom Sage Northcutt. The nineteen year old has the potential to be the next big thing in the octagon and put his whole weight class on notice when he dominated and finished Francisco Trevino in...

Oct 3, 2015 6:38 am

Dana Doesn’t Ignore, And He Also Doesn’t Think Caraway Wants To Fight This Guy

Well if you’re UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway, this probably won’t make you feel very good. Caraway’s been called out a bunch recently, mostly for not accepting fights, or turning them down. From Aljamain Sterling to Urijah Faber, there’s been a lot of shots thrown at the fighter who many know as Miesha Tate’s significant other....

Sep 26, 2015 2:07 am

Chris Leben Stays In Touch With Fans While In Jail

Retired UFC fighter Chris Leben is currently serving out a 120 day jail sentence. It came about after he plead guilty to breaking into his ex-wife’s apartment back in June. Leben entered jail on Sept. 21 and has since been updating fans on his situation using his social media. He’s posted on Twitter and Facebook,...

Sep 14, 2015 10:43 am

‘Uncle Dana told me Tate didn’t get title fight because of Caraway’

Ronda Rousey and the UFC shocked the world when they revealed the champion’s next challenger would be Holly Holm, instead of top contender Miesha Tate. “Cupcake” was coming fresh off a one-sided unanimous decision win against Jessica Eye that supposedly earned her the shot at bantamweight gold. Rousey pulled the rug out from under the...

Sep 12, 2015 3:12 pm

Putin Grants Roy Jones Jr. Russian Citizenship

Back in August, boxer Roy Jones Jr. personally met with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and asked to be granted Russian citizenship. Well, it looks like Putin thought it was a great idea and it was announced on the Kremlin website that Putin had indeed granted the boxer what he asked for. The website, LifeNews.ru, said that...

Sep 2, 2015 12:47 pm

Cyborg Found New Inspiration To Make 135 From Holly Holm

It’s common knowledge that UFC bantamweights Miesha Tate and Holly Holm joined Invicta FC featherweight champ Cristiane Cyborg while they filmed the new movie, ‘Fight Valley.’ The three have been busy on social media sharing pictures of each other working on the film. Apparently they got pretty friendly with each other Holm even ended up...

Aug 28, 2015 10:26 am

Coker: ‘Fedor’s Coming Back, But Not To Bellator’

Bellator 141 goes down tonight on Spike TV. While doing some promotion for the event, president Scott Coker did an interview and was asked about Fedor Emelianenko. Coker had previously said that he had not talked to Fedor about his return and about coming to Bellator. When asked if that was really the case, he...

Aug 25, 2015 11:24 am

WSOF Announce Eight-Man, One-Night Lightweight Tournament

Heads up fight fans, the World Series of Fighting is taking things back to the old days and will be featuring an eight-man, one-night lightweight tournament to determine the next title challenger. The news was announced by WSOF VP Ali Abdel-Aziz, who appeared on The MMA Hour and released the big surprise. The tournament will...

Aug 25, 2015 11:10 am

Fighters Could Face 2-Year Suspension For IV Use

The UFC’s IV ban will take effect in five weeks, which means a lot of fighters will have to adapt to cutting weight and rehydrating orally. For those who cut extreme amounts of weight, this could be a major change. The UFC’s drug czar, Jeff Novitsky, recently talked about the ban on The MMA Hour...

Aug 25, 2015 10:55 am

Hunt Predicts First Round KO In ‘Bigfoot’ Rematch

UFC president Dana White is calling this the rematch to the greatest heavyweight fight in history. Whether you agree or not, you’ve got to admit it’s at least up there with the best. Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva was a war that ended up going five rounds and received a draw from the judges. Now,...

Aug 24, 2015 9:35 am

Overeem to JDS: ‘Don’t be a DNB… Sign the contract!’

The UFC heavyweight division may be far from stacked, but there are several match-ups that NEED to happen before it’s too late and “The Reem” vs. JDS is one of them. The two were scheduled to square off at UFC 146 years ago. Overeem had knocked out Brock Lesnar and earned a shot at the...

Aug 22, 2015 8:49 am

Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm Side-By-Side Full Stats Comparison

The UFC decided to announce bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s next opponent during ‘Good Morning America’ yesterday, while everybody was probably still sleeping. So, when everyone woke up they were greeted with a major shock, as everyone expected Miesha Tate would be the next in line to fight Rousey (again). It’s been well established that the...

Aug 21, 2015 3:15 pm

ODDS! Ronda Rousey Opens as Massive Favorite Over Holly Holm

Let’s be honest, Ronda Rousey being a favorite to win isn’t exactly earth shattering news. So it was expected that she would come out as the betting favorite over newly announced opponent Holly Holm, who she will meet at UFC 195 in Las Vegas on Jan. 2, but it’s a little shocking to see just...

Aug 21, 2015 3:01 pm

It’s Cool

Wait, is that UFC champion Robbie Lawler rocking Adidas gear? Yes, it is. In fact those are new ‘Adidas-made Fight Kits’. Are you confused, I can see why you wold be. You have the UFC (Reebok sponsored) welterweight champion standing and posing with new Adidas fight gear on. Oh and this photo shoot is for...

Aug 21, 2015 9:42 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Set For TUF 22 Finale

Well, it’s not Anthony Pettis or Nate Diaz, but Khabib Nurmagomedov finally has an opponent for his octagon return. The undefeated lightweight will take on the dangerous Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale, which will take place in Las Vegas on Dec. 11. The fight was confirmed by UFC officials, via the Los Angeles...

Aug 21, 2015 7:20 am

USADA Drug Test Samples Could Be Tested Years Later

Cheaters beware, the UFC and USADA are looking to do everything in their power to catch every and all users. While on UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s podcast, UFC VP of Athlete Health and Performance Jeff Novitzky talked about USADA’s methods, saying that they will be able to tests samples years later and retroactively bust fighters...

Aug 20, 2015 5:46 pm

Artem Levin vs. Joe Schilling 3 Set For GLORY 24 In Denver

On October 9 GLORY’ Joe Schilling will take on middleweight champion Artem Levin for a third time. The two have fought twice before, with each holing one victory over the other. Not only will they get to settle their score, but they’ll do so with Artem’s title on the line. The news was announced today...