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Oct 8, 2015 10:00 am

VanZant Gives Props To Dancing For Helping Her In The UFC

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is gearing up for her first UFC headlining fight. She’ll take on Joanne Calderwood on Dec. 10, in Las Vegas, a fight that will serve as the main event of a ‘Fight Pass’ exclusive card. VanZant recently talked to reporters and told them about her past dancing experience, saying that she’s...

Oct 8, 2015 9:10 am

Cruz: ‘Dillashaw Is Walking Right Into My Trap’

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will be stepping back into the octagon to face current champ TJ Dillashaw after being out for quite some time. Still, Cruz is confident in his skills and finds it funny that Dillashaw thinks he’s figured him out. Actually, the 135 pound fighter says there are things he does...

Oct 8, 2015 8:18 am

‘Belfort vs. Hendo 3’ Fight Card Set

The octagon will return to Brazil next month for UFC Fight Night 77. The 13-bout event, which will air on FOX Sports 1, is headlined by a middleweight bout featuring Vitor Belfort taking on Dan Henderson for a third time. Belfort and Henderson first met at PRIDE 32 in 2006, where “Hendo” earned a unanimous decision win over “The Phenom”....

Oct 5, 2015 3:23 pm

EEK! Fighter Unhappy With Florian’s Bias Commentary

Based on information gathered from some of the greatest fighters of all time, stepping into the octagon can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the sport. Chael Sonnen said it best when he stated he felt a wave of “relief” wash over him after a fight concludes. The second toughest job on fight...

Oct 5, 2015 1:30 am

Ryan Bader: Disrespect me and you dig your own hole

Ryan “Darth” Bader stepped into the octagon at UFC 192 with the mindset of beating a former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion in Rashad Evans so he could earn a shot at gold himself. While their co main-event fight in Houston, Texas left fans hungry for heavier hits, Bader is still more than satisfied with his...

Oct 2, 2015 9:18 am

After Fight Cancelation, Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov Bumped To Main Card

Early Friday morning UFC president Dana White announced, via Twitter, that the co-main event fight for UFC 192, going down on Saturday, had been canceled. The fight, a welterweight scrap between former champion Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley, was called off because of an issue Hendricks had with cutting weight. After White broke the news,...

Oct 1, 2015 10:37 am

Floyd Mayweather Teases Fans: ‘I’m Not Coming Back…But’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has barely been retired and he’s already messing with fans about him coming back. Let’s be clear, there are very few people out there who actually believe that the undefeated boxer will stay retired for very long. He beat Andre Berto easily in his 49th win and most believe that he’ll eventually...

Sep 28, 2015 4:34 pm

Julianna Pena: ‘My focus is not on Ronda Rousey…’

Despite what the rankings say, it seems as if anybody in the Ultimate Fighting Championship could arguable be two or three fights away from a shot at a title. Bethe Correia was ranked nowhere near the top five when it was announced she would be challenging Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship and...

Sep 28, 2015 1:05 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘My heart goes out to Jon Jones’

Rashad Evans is preparing himself for war with Ryan “Darth” Bader in what could potentially be a title eliminator. “UFC 192” will host the light heavyweight clash and the only thing that could be keeping Evans or Bader from getting a shot at gold is the unexpected return of Jon “Bones” Jones. “Bones” was stripped...

Sep 27, 2015 1:09 am

WATCH! Felice Herrig is getting back into fight mode!

UFC strawweight Felice Herrig is looking to get back into the octagon for the first time since her tough loss to Paige VanZant back in April. The “Ultimate Fighter” alum didn’t find success during the competition on Fox Sports 1, but she won her official octagon debut against Lisa Ellis during the finale. Now, Herrig...

Sep 26, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Japan’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Japan goes down on Saturday night at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan and will feature a big heavyweight scrap in the main event, with Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett fighting to get back in the win column, after both losing their last fights. In the co-main event we’ll get to...

Sep 25, 2015 4:01 pm

Daniel Cormier: ‘It’s Me And Jones And Then Everyone Else’

Daniel Cormier will try and make his first UFC light heavyweight title defense on October 3 when he squares off with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Las Vegas. While Cormier acknowledges that Gustafsson is game opponent, he truly believes that the light heavyweight division only has two top dogs and that’s him and Jon Jones: “I think it’s...

Sep 25, 2015 5:30 am

White: McGregor’s The Big Money Fight Right Now

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor has made it very clear, to just about every fighter on the UFC’s roster, that they should all be begging for a chance to fight him. Because according to the Irishmen, when you get to fight him it’s a celebration, one that involves busting out the ‘red panties.’ McGregor’s...

Sep 24, 2015 6:39 pm

White: ‘McGregor Told Me He Wants To Fight Edgar Next’

There’s been a lot of talk about UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor moving up to lightweight following his fight with champ Jose Aldo at UFC 194. Even the Irishman himself has talked about it, feuding with 155’s Donald Cerrone and champ Rafael dos Anjos. However, UFC president Dana White recently revealed that McGregor told...

Sep 24, 2015 6:28 am

Dana White On Faber And McGregor Ever Fighting: ‘I Doubt It’

UFC president Dana White is very happy with how this season of The Ultimate Fighter is turning out, with good fights and of course the back and forth between coaches Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor. This season is a little different, since the coaches will not be fighting at the end of it. McGregor is...

Sep 24, 2015 12:56 am

McGregor’s Pal: ‘The UFC Told Me To Pad My Record’

On this season of The Ultimate Fighter coaches Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor are coaching team USA and team Europe. In the first episode, where fighters competed to get into the house, McGregor’s friend and teammate Artem Lobov lost. McGregor was pretty upset about it, but then, in episode two it was announced that Lobov...

Sep 23, 2015 12:46 pm

Late Injuries Shake Up This Weekends UFC Japan Fights

A proposed bantamweight bout between Norifumi Yamamoto (18-6 MMA) and Matt Hobar (9-3 MMA) has been scratched from this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 75 event in Japan, this after both fighters suffered undisclosed injuries in training. UFC.com reported the news earlier today. As a result, the fight card, which takes place at Japan’s Saitama Super...