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Jan 3, 2016 11:07 am

Michael “Mayday” McDonald UFC 195 Video: Slick BJJ moves to victory

It was a long time coming, but after two years Michael “Mayday” McDonald was long overdue and returned back to action last night in Las Vegas. McDonald’s two losses in the last five years came by former champ Renan Barao and former WEC champ Urijah Faber.   With the Kanehara on full mount with both...

Jan 2, 2016 9:11 am

UFC 195 Video: Michael McDonald Returns – Bantamweights Be Warned

The last time Michael McDonald stepped foot into the octagon was December of 2013 against Urijah Faber fighting in ‘The California Kid’s” backyard.   The result of the contest was Faber’s infamous submission (guillotine choke) ending the fight inside of the second round. McDonald took a jump in competition and experience when he fought Miguel...

Dec 24, 2015 3:12 pm

Another ‘Team Alpha Male’ member will train part-time at another gym

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was a very public one that saw he and Team Alpha Male founder Urijah Faber taking verbal shots at one another in various interviews. The switch in camps came as a shock to many, even though Dillashaw was splitting time between Team Alpha Male and...

Dec 16, 2015 12:43 am

UFC 194 prelims shatter Fox Sports 1 ratings records

With the help of Conor McGregor’s presence in the media, UFC 194 proved to be a record breaker in all types of ways. From the record high $10.1 million gate to McGregor’s 13-second title fight finish, the UFC 194 prelims proved to be full of excitement as well breaking Fox Sports 1 ratings records. From...

Dec 15, 2015 8:16 am

UFC 194 medical suspensions: McGregor potentially out 6 months

This past Saturday Conor McGregor made history as he ended the nearly 10 year reign of Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. In addition, Luke Rockhold defeated Chris Weidman to claim the UFC middleweight championship. Unfortunately, both fighters are now facing potential 6 month layoffs. The full medical suspension...

Dec 15, 2015 2:51 am

UFC 194 salary report – Conor McGregor rolling in the dough

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Saturday’s UFC 194 payouts were released with the new UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor topping the list of paid fighters. UFC 194 payouts included: Conor McGregor: $500,000 (no win bonus) def. Jose Aldo: $400,000 Luke Rockhold: $160,000 (includes...

Dec 14, 2015 4:45 pm

Dominick Cruz Video Talks Conor McGregor Movement: The future of the sport

Former bantamweight champion Dominic Cruz with Team Alliance talks about the future of the sport with movement and fluidity.  Having a fighting style like Conor McGregor is one thing, incorporating the level of training and success that he’s achieved in the octagon is another.   The year was 2007, the event was WEC 26 featuring...

Dec 12, 2015 2:53 pm

UFC 194 Live Results

The highly anticipated UFC 194 pay-per-view fight card takes place tonight live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a featherweight championship unification bout featuring long time title holder Jose Aldo taking on interim champion Conor McGregor. The evenings co-main event fight features current UFC middleweight champion...

Dec 11, 2015 10:09 am

REPLAY! UFC 194 weigh-ins

Ahead of tomorrow night’s historic UFC 194 event, catch the fighters stepping on the scale at 3 p.m. PT (6 p.m. ET). The fight card for the event is as follows: Main card (PPV) (c) Jose Aldo vs. (ic) Conor McGregor (c) Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold Ronaldo Souza vs. Yoel Romero Demian Maia vs....

Dec 2, 2015 4:33 pm

Watch now! Edgar vs Mendes: Go Big Preview

Frankie Edgar is on a four-fight winning streak against top competition like  Urijah Faber, Cub Swanson, B.J. Penn and Charles Oliveira. “The Answer” Edgar remains undefeated since his 2013 unanimous decision loss to Jose “Scarface” Aldo Jr. Chad Mendes took a last minute beating TKO loss to Conor McGregor on UFC 193 in a fight that...

Dec 1, 2015 6:41 pm

Thomas Almeida responds to John Dodson’s callout

Following his ‘UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson 3’ knockout win over Anthony Birchak, Thomas Almeida found himself being called out by top ranked flyweight John Dodson, who is looking to go up to bantamweight. Almeida spoke to MMAFighting to discuss why he would rather fight Urijah Faber than Dodson. “(Dodson) is a great athlete,...

Nov 30, 2015 9:41 am

WATCH! Pros share their picks on Aldo versus McGregor

Check out the pro’s picks for the UFC 194 main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. See who Rory MacDonald, Andrei Arlovski, Alexander Gustafsson, Urijah Faber, Travis Browne, UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Cub Swanson and more are choosing in the title fight. Who are you picking in...

Nov 27, 2015 11:09 am

Jose Aldo’s past opponents betting the house on him?

Jose Aldo has tasted defeat just once in his professional MMA career. The UFC featherweight champion has been on a ten-year winning streak and will put that along with his title on the line against Conor McGregor on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas Nevada in the main event of UFC 194. MMA Fighting’s Shaun Al-Shatti...

Nov 22, 2015 10:17 pm

WATCH! Don’t Jump on That McGregor Train Too Fast: Video Proof!

By Joe “JD” David Some know him as Jose Aldo Jr., while others know him as just Junior, but when you use the moniker “Scarface,” I take a pause and close my eyes and think of those brutal leg kicks the Nova Uniao Black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu delivered to Urijah Faber at WEC 48....

Nov 19, 2015 10:11 am

Cruz: “Sad” Ludwig is living through Dillashaw

While the dust settles from the UFC women’s bantamweight championship fight from UFC 193, the men fighting for the title in the 135-pound division on Jan. 17 look to build up the fight. Appearing on 98.5 The Sports Hub, champion T.J. Dillashaw and former champion Dominick Cruz traded verbal shots at each other. Cruz brought...

Nov 18, 2015 12:19 pm

WATCH! Intense trailer for tonight’s TUF 22 episode

TONIGHT | A fighter who didn't lose is ELIMINATED from competition on an all-new episode of #TUF | 10p ET @FS1 https://t.co/DJoE9xoTmC — The Ultimate Fighter (@UltimateFighter) November 18, 2015 This all new trailer for tonight’s episode of TUF 22 looks to be one of the most intense of the season. As the trailer reveals, for...

Nov 16, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Ronda Rousey Drops out of Top 10 P4P

“UFC 193” has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated! Some major changes were made as big names made major drops and a familiar face pops back up in the light heavyweight division. Ronda Rousey’s devastating loss to now-champion Holly Holm may not have caused a major drop for her in...

Nov 13, 2015 7:00 am

Stacked UFC 194 lineup announced!

The UFC announced the main PPV card and preliminary cards airing on Fox Sports 1 and on UFC Fight Pass. UFC 194 is headline by featherweight champion Jose Aldo versus interim champion Conor McGregor, while middleweight champion Chris Weidman takes on Luke Rockhold in the co-main event. Full lineup for UFC 194: MAIN CARD (PPV/10...