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Aug 7, 2015 2:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Weigh-In Results––2 Fighters Miss Weight

Tomorrow night the UFC takes over Nashville with UFC Fight Night 73. In the main event we’ll see light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux take on Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card is a highly anticipated lightweight matchup between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. Fan favorite Smile’n Sam Alvey will take on Derek Brunson as...

Aug 7, 2015 8:45 am

Sara McMann vs. Amanda Nunes Removed From UFN 73 Prelims

  It looks like UFC bantamweights Sara McMann and Amanda Nunes, who will fight on Saturday night in Nashville, won’t be doing so on the FOX Sports 2 prelims like they were scheduled to. Instead officials have moved the bout up to the FOX Sports 1 main card, which kicks off at 10PM ET. The...

Aug 6, 2015 12:01 am

UH-OH! UFC’s Ashlee Evans-Smith Mistaken For Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox

Someone over at the Conservative Tribune probably has some questions to answer after mistaking one fighter for another in a recent article post. On their Facebook page they posted an article about UFC champ Ronda Rousey commenting on fighting transgender fighter Fallon Fox. Well, instead of using a picture of Fox next to Rousey, they...

Aug 5, 2015 6:22 am

Alan Jouban vs. Albert Tumenov set for UFC 192 in Houston

A welterweight bout between Alan Jouban and Albert Tumenov is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials recently announced the news via the Houston Chronicle. Alan Jouban (12-3 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he squares off with Tumenov in...

Aug 4, 2015 6:09 pm

UFC 190 Prelims Score Highest Ratings In FS 1 History?

It would seem that UFC 190’s Fox Sports 1 prelims did very, very well. According to a FOX Sports press release: Saturday night’s UFC preliminary bouts (8:00 PM – 10:00 PM ET) averaged 1,322,000 viewers, making it the third most-watched Pay-Per-View preliminary card in FOX Sports 1 history, and took the top spot in primetime...

Aug 4, 2015 5:14 pm

Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye Vs. Julianna Pena Set For UFC 192

On Tuesday the UFC officially announced that bantamweights Jessica Eye and Julianna Pena will be fighting at UFC 192, which will take place in Houston, TX. Eye is coming off of a recent loss to Miesha Tate at UFC on FOX 16 and Pena, the TUF 18 winner, will be coming in after defeating Milana...

Aug 4, 2015 12:25 pm

Matt Brown vs. Kelvin Gastelum Booked For UFC’s Next Trip To Mexico

The UFC’s next trip to Mexico, taking place on Nov. 21, will be headlined by a massive welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Kelvin Gastelum. Brown announced the fight on Great MMA Debate podcast, a show he co-hosts for FOX Sports. “It’s Kelvin Gastelum, Nov. 21, Monterrey, Mexico, main event, five rounds. Game on.” It...

Aug 2, 2015 10:56 am

UFC Eyeing McGregor/Aldo and Rousey/Tate for Cowboys Stadium

If the UFC sticks to the potential plan of putting Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo, Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate on the same card in Texas, they could shatter every record the likes of Brock Lesnar, Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre set. With Bethe Correia out of the picture, Rousey now has her sights set on...

Aug 1, 2015 5:56 pm

UFC 190 Results: Alves Chokes Taleb Out in Round 2

Warlley Alves gave the Brazilians something to cheer for when he forced Nordine Taleb to submit toward the end of the second round! It was the first stoppage on the Fox Sports 1 portion of the preliminaries. Alves impressed right off the bat with his ability to find a comfortable striking distance right off the...

Aug 1, 2015 5:31 pm

UFC 190 Results: Alcantara Batters Issa, Picks Up Decision Win

Iuri Alvantara and Leandro Issa kicked off the Fox Sports 1 preliminary portion of the fights with an exciting bantamweight bout! Issa’s fatigue impacted his performance throughout the fight and Alvantara eventually ran off with a decision win thanks to his striking superiority. Alcantara was quick to threaten the end of the fight as soon...

Aug 1, 2015 4:40 am

Miesha Tate Doubled Up On Sports Bras After UFC on FOX 16 Wardrobe Malfunction

“I doubled-up after I saw that. I didn’t see it, but I heard about it. I was like, ‘I’m putting on another sports bra, and I don’t care.’ It was a Reebok (sports bra), but it wasn’t part of the uniform. “I was like, ‘I don’t care. I’m putting it on. You can’t make me...

Jul 31, 2015 2:39 pm

‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Weigh-In Results––1 Fighter Misses Weight

The time has come for UFC bantamweight champion and the ‘most dominant athlete’ to put her title on the line once more. She will look to defend it against undefeated Brazilian fighter Bethe Correia, in her home country. The fight goes down tomorrow night, with the early prelims starting at 7PM ET and later the...

Jul 30, 2015 5:38 am

UFC on FOX 16 Pulls In Average Of 2.8 Million Viewers

Last Saturday’s UFC on FOX 16, which took place in Chicago and featured a main event between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao for the bantamweight championship. The event brought in a good amount of viewers, averaging 2.8 million for the duration of the broadcast. via UFC press release: The exciting championship rematch at FOX UFC...

Jul 28, 2015 8:06 am

Reebok Money: Dillashaw And Barao Combine For $70k, Tate And Eye $7.5K

According to the UFC’s Reebok payment structure, here’s how much the fighters of UFC on FOX 16 made from the exclusive sponsor. The champion TJ Dillashaw of course banked the most with $40K and the challenger, Renan Barao, came in second with $30K. Below them, the next top earner was Danny Castillo, who’s tenure with...

Jul 27, 2015 3:44 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Tate Takes Top Spot, 4 Women Ranked Above Correia

“UFC on FOX 16” is in the books and a couple fighters from the main card made some big moves! Miesha Tate’s co main-event performance against Jessica Eye earned her the top-spot directly under Ronda Rousey, once again. Jesssica Eye dropped a single spot due to the loss, however. TJ Dillashaw surpassed UFC Heavyweight Champion...

Jul 27, 2015 6:46 am

UFC Fight Night 73 set with 13 bouts!

The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 73 event in Nashville. The fight card features a total of 13 bouts and is headlined by a light heavyweight contest between Glover Teixeira (22-4 MMA) and Ovince Saint Preux (18-6 MMA). Glover Teixeira will be looking to snap the first two-fight losing skid of...

Jul 26, 2015 12:22 pm

“UFC on FOX 16” Pulls In Major Overnight Ratings

It looks like the lighter-weight fighters are a draw, after all. TJ Dillashaw’s second defense of his UFC Bantamweight Championship against Renan Barao was watched by 2.29 million people, according to TV By the Numbers Overnight ratings are not official, but the official ratings should be revealed later on this week. Dave Meltzer noted that...

Jul 26, 2015 7:21 am

UFC Fighters React to Miesha Tate’s Decision Win Over Jessica Eye

Miesha Tate proved the bookies right when she walked out of the octagon with her hands raised after her bout with Jessica “Evil” Eye. Tate put on a fantastic performance, but Eye let her hands fly and connected several times. Both women could have dropped each other at any given point, but neither gave up...

Jul 26, 2015 7:00 am

Bitter Enemies Turned Friends Reunite at ‘UFC on FOX 16’

It isn’t often that two men face each other four times throughout their careers, but former UFC heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Tim Sylvia had a rivalry that justified it. Sylvia and Arlovski first squared off at UFC 51 when they clashed for the newly created UFC Interim Heavyweight Championship. Arlovski was able to put...

Jul 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Dana White Backstage Interview after “UFC on FOX 16”

Dana White must have been stoked about the card the fighters of “UFC on FOX 16” put on last night. Edson Barboza and Paul Felder brought the crowd to their feet, but TJ Dillashaw took Renan Barao off of his! Check out what the UFC President had to say about last night’s card in this...

Jul 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! Miesha Tate Talks Win over Jessica Eye Backstage at ‘UFC on FOX 16’

Miesha Tate picked up a win last night at “UFC on FOX 16” against Jessica Eye and has earned another shot at the UFC Bantamweight Championship. Check out her backstage interview with UFC’s Megan Olivi! Do you think Tate will face Ronda Rousey or Bethe Correia? Share your thoughts in the comment section below! BJ...

Jul 26, 2015 2:00 am

New UFC Reebok Gear to Blame for First In Octagon Nipple Slip? (NSFW)

The unveiling of UFC’s new Reebok uniforms has not been well received by fans mainly because they were unappealing to the eye. However after last night, Reebok may have more serious problems on their hands. Elizabeth Phillips was well on her way to picking up a decision victory against Jessamyn Duke during the UFC Fight...

Jul 26, 2015 2:00 am

UFC’s Newest Referee… Joe Lauzon?

Takanori Gomi received one of the most brutal beatings of his life when he stepped into the octagon to face Joe Lauzon at “UFC on FOX 16”. The fight seemed fairly equal while standing, but once Lauzon took it to the ground it was clear who had the advantage. Lauzon transitioned at will and dished...

Jul 25, 2015 8:28 pm

‘UFC on FOX 16’ Bonus Report: Felder And Barboza’s War Earns Them Extra Cash

Tonight’s UFC on FOX 16 event in Chicago produced some memorable fights and four fighters took home $50,000 bonuses. UFC President Dana White announced the news at the post fight press conference. Edson Barboza and Paul Felder each pocketed $50K for their FOTN technical war which resulted in a unanimous decision victory for the Brazilian....

Jul 25, 2015 8:16 pm

Attendance And Live Gate For ‘UFC on FOX 16’ Announced

11,663 fans were in attendance for tonight’s UFC on FOX 16 event at the United Center in Chicago. UFC President Dana White announced the news at this evening’s post fight press conference adding that the UFC on FOX 16 event did a live gate of $1.2 million. BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk...

Jul 25, 2015 7:40 pm

REPLAY! ‘UFC on FOX 16’ Post-Fight Press Conference

The rematch finally happened between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao and well, things went pretty similarly to the first fight. Hear from all the winners of the night!! BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 25, 2015 7:23 pm

UFC on FOX 16 Results: TJ Dillashaw Does It Again, Finishes Barao In Round 4

The main event just went down and we finally saw the rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao for the UFC bantamweight champion. TJ came out with his normal shifty movement. Barrio came out a lot faster than the last fight, attacking first, going for a few big head kicks early. He managed to connect...

Jul 25, 2015 5:59 pm

UFC on FOX 16 Results: Edson Barboza Earns UD In A Technical War With Felder

Exciting fighters Edson Barboza and Paul Felder met in the octagon in the second main card fight of UFC on Chicago 16. Both guys looked extremely fast in the first round. Barboza came out and landed a nice leg kick early. He threw a head kick later but Felder took it on the arm. Felder...