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Oct 28, 2015 4:21 pm

Ronda Rousey eyes future world titles in WWE, Boxing and Jiu-Jitsu!

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (12-0 MMA) is the most dominant fighter in the sport today. The 28-year-old has absolutely crushed her competition, earning her past five title defenses in an astonishing combined time of 3 minutes and 8 seconds. “Rowdy” will now meet fellow undefeated fighter and former Boxing champion Holly Holm (9-0 MMA) in...

Oct 28, 2015 8:44 am

Tate contemplating retirement after recent title snub?

Leading up to her ‘UFC on Fox: Dillashaw vs. Barao II’ fight against Jessica Eye, Miesha Tate was under the impression that she would receive a title shot upon winning the bout given that she was riding a 3-fight win streak that was ultimately extended with her win over Eye. After Ronda Rousey’s UFC 190...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

Ronda Rousey looking for a fight in the WWE?

Ronda Rousey is sitting at the top of the UFC women’s bantamweight division as the champion right now. However, “Rowdy” has plans on getting back in the WWE ring to mix up the competition. From Fox Sports: Having made a surprise appearance in the ring alongside The Rock at this year’s Wrestle Mania, Rousey is...

Oct 22, 2015 9:03 pm

Rothwell believes it will take divine intervention to get top ranked HW fight

‘Big’ Ben Rothwell has had quite a bit of bad luck when it comes to getting a fight booked inside the Octagon. After his opponent for this Saturday’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin,’ Stipe Miocic, withdrew from the bout Rothwell attempted to get Andrei Arlovski to fill in on short notice. Arlovski was willing to fill...

Oct 19, 2015 2:37 pm

Sorry, “Rumble” Johnson! Ryan Bader’s sights are set on Daniel Cormier

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is looking to get on the path back to the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and his latest attempts at calling out Ryan Bader dug deep. It looks like Bader won’t be taking the bait, however, as “Darth’s” manager informed Fox Sports that they will be waiting it out for the return of...

Oct 19, 2015 1:29 pm

Dustin Poirier: I’m never going back to featherweight

Dustin Poirier feels like he has found his home at lightweight, and is feeling unstoppable. “The Diamond” spoke with Fox Sports recently on how his body is feeling at 155 pounds, and his outlook on the future. My last fight when I fought in New Orleans after the weight cut when I was down to...

Oct 18, 2015 9:16 am

Daniel Cormier to Kenny Florian: ‘You complete me!’

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier proved to the world that he is a true champion when he defended his title against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192 in Houston, Texas earlier this month. Before that, D.C. stepped into the octagon with two of the toughest 205ers in Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and Jon “Bones” Jones. It...

Oct 18, 2015 9:15 am

Dana White praises “GGG” on his dominant win in NYC

Long before mixed martial arts ever became a mainstream sport when UFC signed a deal with FOX, fans were debating whether or not the combat sport was superior to boxing. It doesn’t matter whether or not UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey would dominate or lose to the undefeated, self-proclaimed “king” of boxing Floyd Mayweather;...

Oct 17, 2015 7:15 am

Ronda Rousey will prepare with #MoreThanTape for Holly Holm

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will prepare with #MoreThanTape for her title fight with Holly Holm at UFC 193. Reebok recently launched the campaign (#MoreThanTape) on twitter to allow fans the chance to have their own positive messages written on Ronda Rousey’s hand tape. The movement brought in more than 3,000 messages from passionate fans of Rousey. “Rowdy”...

Oct 11, 2015 2:50 pm

Demons! Herrig Not Right Prior To PVZ Scrap

Paige VanZant’s meteoric rise toward the top of her division could have been cut short when she stepped into the octagon with fellow UFC strawweight Felice Herrig. Herrig may not have the most impressive UFC record to date, but she was a legitimate and actual test for VanZant in April at “UFC on FOX”. The...

Oct 10, 2015 8:27 am

Congrats!

The UFC wedding of the century went down on Friday when top UFC flyweight Joseph Benavidez and UFC correspondent Megan Olivi tied the knot. There were plenty of UFC stars in attendance, from Urijah Faber, TJ Dillashaw and all the rest of the TAM guys, to former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and matchmaker Sean...

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...