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Apr 21, 2016 9:10 am

UFC fighters react to Conor McGregor’s statement

On Thursday, Conor McGregor broke his silence regarding his retirement, revealing that he is not retiring and will not vacate the featherweight championship, but will not do a world tour for UFC 200. McGregor will stand firm on his refusal to do a world tour in order to focus on training. with the ball now...

Apr 3, 2016 8:46 am

Ovince Saint Preux releases statement on ‘incredible opportunity’ at UFC 197

Ovince Saint Preux (19-7 MMA) will take the biggest fight of his MMA career on shot-notice at this month’s UFC 197 event in Las Vegas when he squares off with former title holder Jon Jones for the promotions interim light heavyweight strap. “OSP” has gone 3-1 in his past four octagon appearances. His most recent effort...


Mar 8, 2016 7:55 am

Cat Zingano’s message to Dana White following UFC 196

Cat Zingano hasn’t been in the Octagon since her devastating UFC 184 submission loss to Ronda Rousey. Since then Zingano has taken the time to work on her standup skills in Thailand, while MMA fans have anxiously awaited her return. This past Saturday at UFC 196, Miesha Tate submitted Holly Holm in the 5th round...

Mar 2, 2016 9:44 am

Photo | Dana White posts ‘UFC 196 Ninja Sh*t’ poster

UFC President Dana White took to  Twitter yesterday to post this hilarious poster for this weekend’s UFC 196 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas. Diaz vs Mcgregor this Saturday!! #ninjashitpic.twitter.com/Euyjq5kaJ0 — Dana White (@danawhite) March 1, 2016 Who do you have winning this weekend’s main event scrap between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor? Sound off PENN...

Feb 25, 2016 6:52 am

Chael Sonnen says if Conor McGregor beats Nate Diaz, he’s fighting Robbie Lawler at UFC 200

Former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title challenger Chael Sonnen thinks everybody missed the point of Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor taking place at the welterweight limit of 170-pounds. According to Sonnen, the UFC 196 main event fight between McGregor and Diaz was set at 170-pounds so that the UFC can promote a welterweight title fight between “Mystic...

Jan 26, 2016 1:08 am

Stipe Miocic hints why he has no opponent for UFC 196

It has been a couple of crazy days for the UFC heavyweight division. On Sunday, UFC President Dana White announced that Cain Velasquez was forced out of his UFC 196 title fight with heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum due to an injury. Top contender Stipe Miocic was set to fill in for Velasquez for his chance...

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...

Nov 10, 2015 9:07 am

‘UFC FN: Sao Paulo’ medical suspensions

This past Saturday MMA fans saw an action packed night of fights from Sao Paulo Brazil headlined by Vitor Belfort’s TKO win over Dan Henderson. As always, fighters sustain injuries and are forced to sit on the sidelines. MMAFighting has the full list of medical suspensions from the CABMMA (Brazilian Commission). Matheus Nicolau: Suspended 14...

Nov 3, 2015 8:56 am

TJ Grant discusses potential UFC return

TJ Grant hasn’t been in the Octagon since May of 2013 when he scored an impressive TKO win over Gray Maynard in a title eliminator bout. Following the win, Grant was expected to face then-champion Benson Henderson at UFC 164, however a concussion sustained in training forced him out of the bout. Grant then went...

Oct 26, 2015 1:56 pm

Manager: Jon Jones is aiming for April return to UFC

Jon “Bones” Jones has officially been reinstated by the Ultimate Fighting Championship now that his personal business is settled and fans of the sport could not be more happy. “Bones” himself shared how excited he was to make his return to the octagon in a video, and UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier was quick...

Oct 21, 2015 8:16 pm

Fighters react to Joseph Duffy’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ withdrawal

News broke Wednesday afternoon that Joseph Duffy had been forced off of the ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ card due to a concussion sustained during training. The UFC offered his opponent, Dustin Poirier, the opportunity to fight Norman Parke instead, however Poirier declined the fight. Conor McGregor, who defeated Poirier last year, also offered to step...

Oct 5, 2015 11:26 am

UFC Fighters react to Sage Northcutt’s dominant UFC debut

Texas’ Sage Northcutt walked into “UFC 192” with a major following despite never stepping foot in the octagon beforehand. One of Northcutt’s most recent fights with Legacy Fighting Championship went viral and the nineteen year old’s hype train took a life of its own from there. Despite getting an overwhelming reactions from fans online and...

Sep 27, 2015 2:04 pm

“Warmaster” Barnett sets new UFC record after 5 round battle with Nelson

Josh Barnett made a triumphant return to the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 75” on Saturday night when he clashed with fellow heavyweight Roy Nelson. While Barnett did not get the stoppage win, it was clear he was dominating the fight throughout and picked up an unanimous decision victory. The win was his first in...

Sep 20, 2015 7:35 am

UFC and Bellator fighters react to the return of Fedor Emelianenko

Diehard fans of mixed martial arts who have been dreaming of watching Fedor Emelianenko throw down in the octagon let out a collective groan when it was announced he would be fighting in a new Japan-based promotion on New Years Eve. On the bright side, “The Last Emperor” will be returning to the “Land of...

Sep 13, 2015 7:53 am

UFC Fighters react to Mayweather’s decision win over Berto

Floyd Mayweather’s style of fighting is far from popular, to say the least. Fans from around the world watched on as “Money” secured the last decision win of his career on Saturday night when he decimated Andre Berto in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mayweather’s fight style may be ideal for him, but fans who were itching...

Sep 8, 2015 12:37 pm

White House Petition Has Been Filed Against UFC’s Paige VanZant

  This seems crazy. UFC strawweight Paige VanZant, who is coming off of another great performance and win against Alex Chambers at UFC 191, now has a White House petition filed against her. The strawweight sent out a tweet back in March, saying that she would shave her hair off in the name of charity....

Sep 4, 2015 4:44 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson’ Edition

    The UFC 191 weigh-ins are over and all but one fighter managed to make the required weight. Now we just sit back and wait for tomorrow night where we’ll get to see some of the best fighters in the world go toe-to-toe. In the main event we’ll see who wins the rematch between...

Aug 20, 2015 6:52 am

‘Stitch’ Duran Calls Major ‘Bullsh*t’ On UFC’s Recent Comments

Did you think the drama between the UFC and veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was over? Wrong. On Wednesday, a statement from UFC’s Lawrence Epstein emerged, where he insisted that the firing of Duran had nothing to do with his comments about Reebok. Which was a major shocker considering that has been the story since...

Jul 26, 2015 7:00 am

UFC Fighters React To TJ Dillashaw’s TKO Finish Of Renan Barao

The UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw picked up right where he left off, picking Renan Barao apart on the feet and eventually finishing him in the fourth round with a barrage of punches. The MMA world reacted and let their opinions be known on social media! Check it out! Looks like Barao is fighting like...

Jul 15, 2015 7:51 am

UFC Champ Jose Aldo Sets Timeline For Return

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo plans on coming back from his rib injury in two weeks, and will start training then. This comes from the champ himself, who spoke with radio show Rock Bola about his return. “I’m still recovering, should be back to training in two weeks. I’ll do more exams. As soon as...

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...

Jun 23, 2015 12:55 pm

REPORT: Jose Aldo Injured, Might Be Out Of UFC 189

Reports are coming out stating that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has suffered an injury during training camp, getting ready for UFC 189 where he is scheduled to fight Conor McGregor. The news came from Combate’s Ana Hissa, via her Twitter account. Aldo injured during sparring session, exams confirm fractured rib — Ana Hissa (@AnaHissa)...

Apr 21, 2015 10:48 am

UFC Fighters React to New Reebok Payout System

News broke yesterday that UFC is going to change the payout structure for their Reebok sponsorship. No longer will rankings be taken into consideration, but rather the fighter’s tenure with the company. Check out what some of the UFC’s veterans had to say about this change! I for one highly approve of this system 🙂...

Mar 9, 2015 5:13 pm

Burt Watson: Mark Munoz Incident Led To UFC Departure

“There was a situation where one of the fighters that didn’t make weight was sent back to the weigh-in areas, where I wait for the fighters. I waited for the fighter for about an hour. When I finally got the fighter and put him on the scale, I was satisfied because he made weight. Now,...