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Dec 25, 2015 10:21 am

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier working on ‘finishing move’ for Jon Jones

While a date hasn’t been set for Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier’s highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship, both men have been hard at work training for the occasion. Jones has been bulking up for the fight, putting on tons of muscle with a lifting regimen, while DC has been working on...

Dec 25, 2015 9:16 am

UFC 193 Rousey vs. Holm estimated at over 1 million PPV buys

It was a first for women’s combat sports and one of the biggest events the UFC has ever held. The draw of Ronda Rousey leading up to her bout with Holly Holm at UFC 193 ballooned up to a level that was unimaginable for a women’s fight, let alone a UFC fight and broke records...

Dec 24, 2015 9:56 am

PHOTO | Official Werdum vs. Velasquez II poster revealed

On February 6th Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship. The fight will go down at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where Fabricio Werdum will look to make his first successful title defense, while Velasquez will look to reclaim the belt that he lost. Check out...

Dec 24, 2015 9:15 am

Gleison Tibau fails second drug test

Earlier this month it was revealed that Gleison Tibau had been suspended for blood doping. Tibau subsequently released a statement in which he apologized for his actions, and also offered Abel Trujillo a rematch. Now, according to UFC.com, Tibau has failed a second drug test, this time an in-competition one. “The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)...

Dec 23, 2015 11:44 pm

Frankie Edgar says he is done with ‘getting screwed over’ by the UFC

Former UFC lightweight champion has had enough with getting screwed by the UFC. After coming off a dominant knockout of Chad Mendes, “The Answer” is looking to become the third fighter in UFC history to hold championship titles in two different weight classes. Edgar recently did a short Q&A session via twitter and responded to...

Dec 23, 2015 4:00 pm

Mike Dolce doesn’t want Rousey to fight at UFC 200

While the UFC brass may want former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey to fight at UFC 200 in July, her nutritionist Mike Dolce has other plans. Dolce has been a role member of Rousey’s camp for quite some time, handling the nutrition & weight cutting aspect of Rousey’s game plan. While Rousey may not...

Dec 23, 2015 2:59 pm

MMA Noise: MMA World Expo 2015 – Jon Jones, Anderson Silva & Ray Sefo

Jon “Bones” Jones, Anderson Silva, Eddie Alvarez and a few other MMA fighters were in New York 2015 MMA World Expo. The sixth annual MMA World Expo, the East Coast’s premiere Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) gathering presented by City World Ford, returned to New York’s Jacob Javits Center. Check out what else went on in...

Dec 23, 2015 10:52 am

UFC champion Holly Holm wants to fight before July’s UFC 200 event

No fight has been officially scheduled yet for the UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm. However, UFC President Dana White has said that Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey will rematch, and most indications are pointing to the UFC 200 event in July, 2016 for that match to happen. Holm spoke with the media recently and...

Dec 23, 2015 8:38 am

Wanderlei Silva vows to smack Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor is certainly one of the most polarizing fighters on the UFC roster. The brash Irishman has made quite a few enemies on the UFC roster due to his trash talking. Along the way he has certainly stepped on some toes with statements he’s made. Following his UFC 194 win over Jose Aldo it...

Dec 23, 2015 7:57 am

Nick Diaz: “GSP was on Steroids”

Nick Diaz is ready to get back in the octagon and it has nothing to do with a stolen 10 grand bike, legal marijuana or even the amount of fighter pay that younger brother Nate Diaz will receive for his victory over Michael Johnson. Most  MMA fans are have been waiting for a possible return...

Dec 23, 2015 6:28 am

Ronda Rousey gets WWE Slammy Award

Earlier this week on WWE’s ‘Monday Night Raw’ it was revealed that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey had been awarded the WWE Slammy award for ‘This is Awesome moment of the Year’. The moment which earned Rousey the award was her appearance at WrestleMania 31 alongside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson which saw her...

Dec 22, 2015 7:48 pm

WATCH! Countdown to UFC 200 starts NOW

With each UFC event, the hype builds for UFC 200 on July 9th 2016. As of December 22nd we are officially 200 days away from UFC 200, which prompted the UFC to release this short promo video in anticipation for what is sure to be an iconic event. While the UFC would like to see...

Dec 22, 2015 6:09 pm

Holm isn’t losing any sleep over Rousey not congratulating her

It’s been over a month Holly Holm defeated Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193 in Melbourne Australia to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Since then the two female UFC stars have had vastly different lives. Holm went on a massive media tour, while Rousey sought shelter in privacy for several weeks with her boyfriend,...

Dec 22, 2015 5:51 pm

Cerrone opens up about second loss to Dos Anjos

This past weekend in the main event of UFC on FOX 17 Donald Cerrone fought Rafael Dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship in what was a highly anticipated rematch. Unfortunately for Cowboy he was stopped in the first round by strikes, falling 0-2 to Dos Anjos, and having his 8-fight win streak snapped in...

Dec 22, 2015 1:14 pm

Aldo’s coach discusses return after “lucky” punch at UFC 194

At UFC 194 Conor McGregor defeated Jose Aldo via KO to claim the UFC featherweight championship. McGregor landed his signature left hand counter to put Aldo away, something Aldo’s coach believes was actually lucky. Following the bout there was much speculation as to whether or not Aldo would retire, and whether or not Conor McGregor...

Dec 22, 2015 12:40 pm

Video: Bisping and Florian detail what Ronda Rousey needs to do against Holly Holm

Michael “The Count” Bisping with fighter turned analyst Kenny Florian break down the key points that caused Ronda Rousey to lose her title at UFC 193 against Holly Holm via KO. Check out the video that could see the former champ with a gold belt around her waste once again.  Holly Holm has responded in...

Dec 22, 2015 11:46 am

Carano empathizes with Rousey following KO loss

Back in the main event of UFC 193 Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey that saw her ultimately claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship after a head kick left Rousey out cold on the canvas. One woman who understands the pain Rousey is going through is WMMA pioneer Gina Carano. Carano...

Dec 22, 2015 8:50 am

Dana White ‘blew off’ Gina Carano when she told him Holly Holm was legit

When Holly Holm KO’d Ronda Rousey in the main event of UFC 193, nearly everyone was shocked at the flawless performance of Holm. One person who wasn’t surprised however was Gina Carano, who spent some time training with Holy prior to the fight, and tried to give UFC President Dana White a heads up that...

Dec 22, 2015 8:25 am

Chael Sonnen says Edgar deserves title fight

When Frankie Edgar defeated Chad Mendes via KO in the main event of the TUF 22 Finale, UFC President Dana White stated that no one could deny Edgar any longer, and that he would be next in line for a title shot at featherweight. The following night Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo in 13...