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Aug 14, 2016 1:14 pm

Multiple injuries lead to big changes for UFC Fight Night 95

The UFC Fight Night 95 event has suffered some major changes as four of its fighters have pulled due to injuries. Welterweight fighters Brandon Thatch, who suffered a hand injury, and Shinsho Anzai, who suffered a back injury, have been pulled off of the card. Their opponents Erick Silva and Luan Chagas will now fight...

Aug 14, 2016 12:59 pm

Report | Ronda Rousey will not return at UFC 205

Who will headline UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden in New York? According to MMA insider Dave Meltzer, it will not be former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Meltzer recently spoke with Submission Radio where he delivered the following news about a possible “Rowdy” comeback: “I talked to one of her friends a couple...

Aug 14, 2016 12:28 pm

VIDEO | UFC fighters past and present talk about a Fighters Union

Watch as former and current UFC fighters talk about the need for a Fighters Union. In the above video former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Randy Couture discusses the need to expand the “Ali Act” to mixed martial arts. Mixed martial arts legends and former champions Cung Le and Ken Shamrock also speak out...

Aug 14, 2016 11:37 am

Derrick Lewis says he is returning to the cage at UFC Manila

Derrick Lewis (16-4 MMA) was hoping to get a fight against former champ Fabricio Werdum at next month’s UFC 203 event, this after Ben Rothwell was forced to withdraw from the cards scheduled co-main event with an injury. Unfortunately for “The Black Beast”, UFC officials opted to give Travis Browne the opportunity to rematch Werdum in the co-headliner...


Aug 13, 2016 9:00 pm

UFC 202 Official Lineup Set

UFC 202 takes place next Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a rematch between current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and perennial UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz, in a bout that will be contested at welterweight (170-pounds). Diaz submitted McGregor in the second-round of their first meeting at UFC 196 this...

Aug 13, 2016 7:47 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: Road to UFC 202

With just one week to go until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor have their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 202, the Diaz Brothers have released the first episode of the ‘Nate Diaz: Road to UFC 202’ vlog series. Check it out above!

Aug 13, 2016 5:16 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes from UFC 189 (replay)

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor suffered the first loss of his UFC career this past March in the headlining bout of UFC 196 when he was submitted in the second-round by Nate Diaz in a welterweight bout. In the above video, “Mystic Mac” captures the UFC interim featherweight champion by scoring a second-round TKO victory...

Aug 13, 2016 3:33 pm

Breaking! John Dodson vs. John Lineker set to headline UFC Fight Night 96

A key bantamweight bout between former flyweight title challenger John Dodson (18-7 MMA) and knockout artist John Lineker (28-7 MMA) will headline October’s UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, Oregon. MMAFighting was the first to report the bout. After falling in short in his two title attempts against UFC flyweight Demetrious Johnson, TUF 14 winner John Dodson returned to the...

Aug 13, 2016 11:36 am

Conor McGregor confident he can be first 3-division UFC champ

‘Mystic Mac’ is back! With just one week left until Conor McGregor’s scheduled UFC 202 fight with Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ is still confident that he can become the UFC’s first ever 3-division champion. After winning the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 194 by knocking out Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds, McGregor was...

Aug 12, 2016 9:24 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC 202: There Will Be Blood’

In just over a week, Conor McGregor & Nate Diaz will square off in their highly anticipated rematch in the main event of UFC 202. In addition to the fight being a rematch of the pair’s UFC 196 showdown earlier this year, the fight is a matchup between two of the biggest trash talkers in...

Aug 12, 2016 8:58 am

UFC offered Georges St-Pierre superfight in Toronto

Until recently, there was no word on whether or not Georges St-Pierre would actually return to the Octagon. The former welterweight kingpin had been on an indefinite hiatus from the Octagon since his controversial 2013 split decision win over Johny Hendricks. In the years following the fight, rumors of St-Pierre returning to the Octagon continued...

Aug 12, 2016 8:24 am

VIDEO | Robin Black: UFC 202 – Nate Diaz breakdown

With just over a week to go until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor step into the Octagon for their highly anticipated rematch in the main event of UFC 202 on August 20th, take a look at Robin Black’s brilliant breakdown. Black released the breakdown in two parts, with the one above being for Nate Diaz....

Aug 12, 2016 7:47 am

Fabricio Werdum officially gets new opponent for UFC 203

Earlier this week it was revealed that Ben Rothwell was forced out of his UFC 203 scrap with former heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum due to an injury. With just over a month until UFC 203, many were wondering which heavyweight would step in on short notice to fight the former champ, who is looking to...

Aug 11, 2016 2:36 pm

Conor McGregor estimates UFC 202 camp has cost him around $300,000

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been “obsessed” over his rematch with Nate Diaz. With his chance for redemption against Diaz coming at UFC 202 on August 20, “The Notorious” hasn’t been taking his camp for the rematch lightly. “With gyms, cars, transport, flights, accommodations — I’d estimate we’re talking a $300,000 camp here,” McGregor...

Aug 11, 2016 10:44 am

UFC 203 change, former champ Fabricio Werdum needs new opponent

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was scheduled to fight Ben Rothwell at UFC 203 in Cleveland, Ohio. However, Werdum will need a new opponent now that Rothwell has suffered a knee injury and has been forced to withdraw from the bout, according to sources confirmed by MMA Junkie on Thursday. A member from Rothwell’s...

Aug 11, 2016 9:40 am

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley didn’t want to promote UFC 201 during fight week

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor caught quite a bit of criticism prior to UFC 200 for refusing to attend press-related events. Ultimately, McGregor was pulled from the event for refusing to fulfill his media obligations. Interestingly enough, in the wake of UFC 201, newly crowned UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley revealed that he didn’t want...

Aug 10, 2016 7:55 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor doing positional sparring ahead of UFC 202

With just over a week to go until UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor steps into the Octagon at UFC 202 in an attempt to avenge his March 5th loss to Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ has been working on his grappling. McGregor has spent the better part of his training camp in Las Vegas at...

Aug 10, 2016 3:48 pm

Rumor: Chael Sonnen vs. Nick Diaz at UFC 205 in New York

With both Chael Sonnen and Nick Diaz fresh off a suspension, there is an opportunity for a battle between the bad boys of the UFC. @FrontRowBrian who is close to Sonnen tweeted that the UFC is looking at putting the match together for a middleweight bout at UFC 205 in New York. ▶️RUMOR◀️ There's interest...

Aug 10, 2016 3:10 pm

VIDEO | Backstage footage shows Cyborg crying during UFC 198 weight cut

Current Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg is one of the best female fighters on the planet. Cyborg made her octagon debut at UFC 198 this past May where she scored a first-round TKO victory over Leslie Smith in a catchweight bout contested at 140-pounds. Cris has always stated that it would be impossible for...

Aug 10, 2016 11:01 am

Georges St-Pierre officially begins USADA process to return to the UFC

It’s been nearly 3 years since Georges St-Pierre set foot in the Octagon. In that time, rumors have continued to surface regarding the former welterweight kingpin’s potential return to the Octagon. The rumors reached an all-time high in recent months when St-Pierre reportedly reached out for a middleweight title fight with Michael Bisping. In addition,...

Aug 10, 2016 10:56 am

Conor McGregor feels confident going to the ground with Nate Diaz at UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has widely been criticized for what many believe to be a lack of a ground game. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th, McGregor brought in elite level BJJ black belt Dillon Danis to help him prepare for the ground game of Diaz. According to...

Aug 10, 2016 10:54 am

VIDEO | Meet Teruto ‘Yashabo’ Ishihara, the UFC’s new ‘naughty boy’

ISHIHARA YASHABO from inspire on Vimeo. Teruto Ishihara was a hit at UFC Fight Night 92 this past weekend. Ishihara had a spectacular first round finish over his opponent Horacio Gutierrez and caught a lot of attention with a recent interview he did talking about his motivation for everything simply being girls. Check out this...

Aug 10, 2016 10:11 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz looking jacked days ahead of UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor

UFC star Nate Diaz is set to rematch UFC featherweight champion Conor McGegor in another non-title welterweight competition in just 10 days. Late Tuesday, Diaz who usually fights at 155 pounds posted a photo showing off his more muscular physique. Diaz confirmed to the media during the UFC 202 conference call that he was weighing...

Aug 10, 2016 9:18 am

Conor McGregor: I should be a 2-division UFC champion

Earlier this year, just months after knocking out Jose Aldo to claim the UFC featherweight championship, Conor McGregor was slated to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship at UFC 196. Unfortunately, dos Anjos pulled out of the fight just 2-weeks before the event was slated to take place. Ultimately, the UFC selected...

Aug 10, 2016 1:38 am

VIDEO | UFC Octagon Girl Jhenny Andrade works the hula hoop in slow motion

What would Wednesday be like without a #WCW to help you realize you’re halfway through the work week? Check out UFC Octagon Girl Jhenny Andrade in this absolutely mesmerizing video of her working the hula hoop in slow motion. Don’t worry, you’re not the only one that watched it more than once.