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Apr 15, 2015 4:23 am

With Rampage Removed Here’s Your New UFC 186 Line Up

UFC 186 will go down as one of the most cursed cards of 2015— let’s hope it will be the last. The first main event for the card was supposed to be TJ Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao for the UFC Bantamweight Championship, but Dillashaw was forced out of the bout due to an injury. A...

Apr 12, 2015 6:49 am

Coach – “McGregor Is a Leprechaun Bringing Us a Pot of Gold!’

UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, is gearing up for what may be the biggest fight of his career against Irishman Conor McGregor. Aldo’s coach, Andre Pederneiras, recently spoke with Combate about the challenger and how he’s like a leprechaun brining them a pot of gold. Check it out. “I joked about it, but it is...

Mar 27, 2015 2:16 pm

Dana White: Dillashaw vs. Barao Rematch To Be Booked Soon

April’s UFC 186 event in Montreal took a huge hit earlier this week when news broke that current UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw had suffered a rib injury which would force him out of his scheduled main event rematch with former title holder Renan Barao. UFC President Dana White touched on Dillashaw’s injury during a...

Mar 18, 2015 11:46 pm

D.J. Says Dillashaw Super-Fight Hinges On Big Payday Guarantee

Demetrious Johnson talks about his next fight with Kyoji Horiguchi, a possible superfight with T.J. Dillashaw and more. Demetrious Johnson on his upcoming title fight against Kyoji Horiguchi: “He’s a great fighter. He uses a lot of movement and space between him and his opponent, and he covers distance fast. I need to put my...


Mar 4, 2015 8:43 am

Dillashaw’s Down! Doesn’t Need $2mill For Flyweight Title Takeover

“I could definitely go lower (than bantamweight). I feel like it’s very easy for me to fight at 135 (pounds). I like it that way. I don’t want to cut too much weight. I want to keep my speed because that’s a huge advantage for me. I could always cut a little weight.” “Demetrious Johnson...

Mar 3, 2015 12:26 pm

McCall: ‘I would throw Ronda Rousey on her head’

“They say all these comparisons to her fighting men. Even like Joe [Rogan]. I need to have a conversation with Joe about it because she’s not beating up a man. I’m sorry, it’s not going to happen.” … “A good man will not lose to Ronda Rousey. I could put a judo gi on, [she’s]...

Feb 22, 2015 6:40 am

Fans Invited To UFC 184 Fight Week Events

On Saturday, the UFC will hit the Staples Center in Los Angeles for UFC 184, which will be headlined by Ronda Rousey, and Cat Zingano as Zingano looks to dethrone Rousey. Ahead of the event, the UFC has invited fans to the fight-week events in Los Angeles. Below is the information you need to know...

Feb 19, 2015 4:29 am

Dillashaw wants Barao rematch behind him

“I’m super excited about getting him behind me. This is the third training camp I’ve had to fight him. He’s too big for the weight class. I’m going to force him to move up a weight class. I’m too fast for him.” Dillashaw on if he’d fight Urijah Faber: “I don’t want to have to...

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Pros React To Henderson’s Win Over Thatch

Last night in the main event of Broomfield Colorado, Benson Henderson successfully moved up to welterweight and defeated Brandon Thatch via 4th round submission. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the event. Henderson walks out and said "let's find out", well let's find out ! #UFCBroomfield — Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) February 15,...

Feb 10, 2015 7:36 pm

Sarah Kaufman vs. Alexis Davis 3 set for UFC 186 in Montreal!

A trilogy bout between Alexis Davis and Sarah Kaufman has been booked for April’s UFC 186 event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. UFC officials announced the women’s bantamweight booking earlier today. Alexis Davis will fight for the first time since her brutal UFC 175 title fight loss to Ronda Rousey this past July in Las Vegas....

Feb 10, 2015 1:27 pm

Hector Lombard Latest Fighter To Fail Drug Test

The UFC’s drug problem continues to show its ugly face, as top UFC welterweight fighter Hector Lombard has failed his UFC 182 drug test for anabolic steroids. Earlier today we learned that the UFC had removed Lombard vs. MacDonald from their scheduled UFC 186 co-main event, and now we know why. Ariel Helwani reports: The...

Feb 10, 2015 9:33 am

For $2 Mill These UFC Fighters Would Scrap Anyone

Everyone has a price, and for Demetrious Johnson, Derek Brunson and Clint Hester, that price is an even, two-million dollars. Twitter explains: I'd fight Jones, Lesnar & Cain at the same time 4 [email protected]_raimondi:Demetrious Johnson down 4 superfight w/ T.J. Dillashaw for $2 million — Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) February 9, 2015 @DerekBrunson @marc_raimondi I'd fight...

Feb 2, 2015 7:32 am

Fighters React To Patriots Super Bowl Win

Last night the New England Patriots secured a very narrow win over the Seattle Seahawks. With just seconds left in the game, the Patriots grabbed an interception, preventing the Seahawks, who were just yards away from the end zone, from scoring. Below are fighter reactions to the game, as well as the brawl that occurred...

Jan 19, 2015 7:09 am

Fighters React To Cerrone’s Controversial Win Over Henderson

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Boston” Donald Cerrone narrowly edged out a decision win over Benson Henderson. The bout was scored in favor of Cerrone by all 3 judges (See that HERE), however that didn’t stop many fans and fighters from disagreeing with the outcome. Below is a compilation of...

Jan 12, 2015 9:44 pm

Cejudo vs. Cariaso Targeted For UFC 185

A flyweight bout between Olympian Henry Cejudo, and Chris Cariaso is being targeted for UFC 185. Following his successful UFC debut over Dustin Kimura, Henry Cejudo pleaded with UFC President Dana White to allow him to drop back down to flyweight. Despite saying Cejudo would never be allowed to fight at flyweight in the UFC...

Jan 5, 2015 5:07 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros React To Donald Cerrone’s Win Over Myles Jury

In the co-main event of UFC 182, Donald Cerrone dominated Myles Jury for 3 rounds en route to a unanimous decision win. The bout ended Jury’s undefeated streak, and extended Cerrone’s win streak to 6, tying him for the longest active win streak in the UFC lightweight division with Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC pros took to...

Jan 4, 2015 10:19 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros React To Jones Win Over Cormier

Last night, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier collided in an epic light heavyweight showdown that saw Jones retain the light heavyweight strap after 25 minutes of action. As always, the Twitter-verse was going wild throughout the entire bout, and we have compiled some of the best reactions for you below. Dc can't fight like this....

Dec 26, 2014 1:41 pm

UFC Fighters React To Christmas, Share Their Celebration On Social Media

UFC fighters from around the world have taken to social media to share special thoughts, and moments from yesterday’s Christmas celebration. Check it: MERRYYYYYYYYY CHRISTMASSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!! @ufcfightclub @ufc @FOXSports1 @FOXSports @espn @EASPORTSUFC pic.twitter.com/66QhKJmKU9 — Bruce Buffer (@brucebuffer) December 25, 2014 Have a Merry Cookie Christmas!! #cookiemonster pic.twitter.com/Rd2mHUxmRA — Carla Esparza (@CarlaEsparza1) December 25, 2014 It's a...

Dec 24, 2014 5:00 am

Dodson Eyeing Rematch With Dillashaw At 135

“Apparently I’m the bogeyman to the 125 division and I don’t even know why. Well, actually I do know why. My hands say it all. But, everybody is afraid of what I can potentially bring to the table, and that includes Demetrious Johnson. He’s afraid that I have that one-punch knockout that will change him...

Dec 7, 2014 10:47 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Pettis’ win over Melendez

In the co-main event of UFC 181 last night, Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis scored a second round submission win over a very game Gilbert Melendez. Below is a compilation of fighter reactions to the submission. I'm fucking eating wheaties it's for every meal — russell doane (@RussellDoane135) December 7, 2014 Pettis is unreal! #UFC181 @Showtimepettis —...