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Aug 30, 2015 7:38 am

Jose Aldo backs off controversial IV-ban comments

UFC featherweight Jose Aldo was thought to be one of the most prolific fighters on the roster to speak out against USADA’s controversial plan to ban IV-bags as a method of rehydration after weigh-ins, but the champion has since changed his stance. Aldo made headlines earlier in July when he revealed that he was going...

Aug 24, 2015 2:54 pm

Michael Bisping clarifies controversial comments on retired UFC fighter

UFC lightweight Frankie Perez achieved his goal at “UFC Fight Night 74” when he earned his first octagon victory in fantastic fashion. After he knocked Sam Stout out, Perez proceeded to retire during his post-fight interview. After the first batch of fights concluded and the broadcast was sent to FOX Studios, Michael Bisping was asked...

Aug 23, 2015 4:54 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Krylov picks up controversial win over de Lima

Nikita Krylov brought the crowd to life with his quick submission victory over Marcos Rogerio de Lima, but it wasn’t without some controversy. It didn’t take long for these two light heavyweights to hit the mat as de Lima tried to trap Krylov in a guillotine. De Lima was in no position to put the...

Aug 18, 2015 4:17 pm

Michael Johnson: ‘My Life Took A 180’ After Controversial Loss To Beneil Dariush

UFC lightweight Michael Johnson suffered a split decision loss to Beneil Dariush, courtesy of some head scratching scoring from the judges. It is hard, not impossible, but extremely hard to find someone who can say with a straight face that Johnson did not win that fight. UFC president Dana White even expressed his outrage immediately...


Aug 11, 2015 4:22 pm

CABMMA Releases Official Statement On Controversial Aldo Drug Test

  Early today, a report from Chris Guinty of Drug Free Sport to the NSAC came out detailing the strange drug testing incident that occurred with Jose Aldo in Brazil, where a tester was detained and told he could not take the random drug test because of visa issues. The report, seen here, talked about how...

Aug 9, 2015 8:03 am

UFC Fighters react to controversial Dariush/Johnson decision

Michael Johnson put on what looked to be a winning performance in Nashville on Saturday night, but it was Beneil Dariush who would walk out of the octagon with his hands raised in victory! The controversial split decision is the fight everybody is talking about from UFC Fight Night 73; check out what the UFC...

Aug 9, 2015 8:02 am

HIGHLIGHTS! Johnson vs. Dariush Ends In Controversial Decision

‘Watch the best action from Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush.’ Who do you think won the fight? The judges gave the split decision to Dariush but it seems it is hard to find anyone to agree with that assessment. ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Aug 9, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Dariush talks controversial decision backstage after win

Beneil Dariush gives his two cents on how the split decision went down at “UFC Fight Night 73”. Everybody from the crowd to UFC President Dana White thought Johnson had done enough to take home the win, but two judges thought otherwise. Check out Dariush’s backstage interview after the fight above! ALL ACCESS — Go...

Aug 6, 2015 12:19 am

FLASHBACK! Ronda Rousey’s Controversial Win From 2011

Take a look back at one of Ronda Rousey’s most controversial wins. Back in 2011 when Rousey fought in Strikforce and won via armbar fans and announcers were confused when the fight ended without her opponent tapping. Check it out! ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Aug 2, 2015 6:26 am

WATCH! Palhares’ Controversial Submission Win over Shields

Rousimar Palhares is no stranger to controversy and he may end up being more trouble than what he’s worth at World Series of Fighting. Palhares has always had the reputation amongst fighters as being “dirty” due to his repeated offenses of holding on to submission holds long after the fight is over. His inability to...

Aug 2, 2015 6:23 am

WSOF 22 Results: Palhares Taps Shields In ANOTHER Controversial Finish

Rousimar Palhares had yet another opportunity to show the world that he is not the dirty fighter Jake Shields accused him of being leading up to their championship bout at “WSOF 22” this past Saturday. The card took place at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada and rivaled “UFC 190”. The main...

Jul 25, 2015 2:27 pm

UFC on FOX 16 Results: Andrew Holbrook Wins A Controversial Decision

UFC staple Ramsey Nijem took on newcomer Andrew Holbrook in the lightweight division. Holbrook almost landed a big uppercut early. Holbrook was the aggressor early, waling down Nijem. Holbrook got the clinch and a quick takedown, but Nijem got up right away. They remained clinched on the cage, reversing positions, then broke away. Nijem moved...

Jul 19, 2015 7:35 am

WATCH! Michael Bisping Talks Controversial Decision Win Backstage

After a hard fought win over Thales Leites, Michael Bisping gives us his thoughts on the middleweight fight and what the ‘W’ means to him. Do you think Bisping should have won the fight? Share your thoughts in the comment section below! Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

Jul 5, 2015 7:01 am

Drug Free Sport Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Test Situation

The company responsible for Jose Aldo’s drug testing snafu earlier in June have finally broken their silence. Ben Mosier of Drug Free Sport made his way into Aldo’s training camp, unannounced, and requested a urine sample of the featherweight champion. Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious of Mosier and called the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission and...

Jun 30, 2015 7:39 am

Jon Anik Speaks Out About Yoel Romero’s Controversial Comments

“The last thing on my mind was that he might be taking a shot at that unprecedented ruling on gay marriage. He has been one of the more outwardly religious guys in the UFC. He makes Vitor Belfort sound like an atheist. So this has always been the book on Yoel Romero, so when he...

Jun 28, 2015 2:00 pm

Yoel Romero Clarifies Controversial Post Fight Comments

Yoel Romero pulled off an upset victory of former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Lyoto Machida, but that wasn’t the most shocking thing he did all night. After the fight, Romero took to the microphone and addressed the fans in his secondary language of English. He asked the crowd, “What happened to you, USA? What happened...

Jun 28, 2015 1:00 pm

REPLAY! Yoel Romero Controversial Post Fight Interview

Yoel Romero used his time after his win to discuss his opinions. Jon Anik chats with Yoel Romero following arguably the biggest wins of his career against former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida in the main event at UFC Fight Night Hollywood. “The Crippler” Update — ‘I’ve Got 2000 Students… No Desire To Compete’

Jun 14, 2015 9:50 am

UFC Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Testing

The UFC has released an official statement regarding the drama surrounding Jose Aldo’s recent drug-testing snafu. The situation was a mess and caused challenger Conor McGregor to call the champion, his UFC 189 opponent, a weasel. Of course, the situation was sorted out and Aldo eventually took the tests. The following is UFC’s statement, which...

May 8, 2015 6:59 am

WATCH! Floyd Mayweather Talks Pacquiao’s Controversial Injury

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao CRUSHED pay-per-view records last Saturday evening, then they fell off the face of the planet. While it’s understandable that both fighters want to take a bit of time away from the media to recover after months of hyping their fight, there were so many questions left unanswered from the fight...