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Jan 1, 2016 8:09 am

WATCH! Condit was supposed to fight Cerrone in boxing match

While Carlos Condit and Donald Cerrone are both elite level UFC fighters that are ranked in the top 5 of their respective divisions, there was a time when the pair were supposed to fight one another in a boxing match. Ahead of his UFC 195 title fight on Saturday against Robbie Lawler, Condit spoke about...

Dec 31, 2015 6:07 pm

Carlos Condit claims Robbie Lawler is ‘more dangerous’ than Georges St-Pierre

Carlos Condit has already gone up against Georges St-Pierre who is arguably one of the greatest champions to fight in the Octagon. Despite losing a unanimous decision in a title unification bout with St-Pierre at UFC 154, Condit said in an open workout ahead of UFC 195 that the current welterweight champion Robbie Lawler is...

Dec 31, 2015 8:36 am

Robbie Lawler reflects on brutal fight of the year with Rory MacDonald

It was a bloody and grueling war that UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and top contender Rory MacDoanld put on at UFC 189 that many fans and analysts voted on for ‘Fight of the Year.’ The champion reflected on the fight, and what was going through his head as he looks to defend his belt...

Dec 24, 2015 8:39 am

MUST SEE! Here’s how Robbie Lawler sets up his knockouts

Robbie Lawler has quickly become a fan favorite fighter for his aggressive ‘in your face’ style that most recently saw him battle it out with Rory MacDonald in a ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate at UFC 189. Ahead of Lawler’s UFC 195 title defense against Carlos Condit, famed boxing coach Jason Parillo breaks down how...


Dec 19, 2015 8:36 am

Rockhold thanks Belfort for knocking him out back in 2013

Back in 2013 Vitor Belfort scored one of the most impressive knockouts of the year when he KO’d Luke Rockhold. Belfort went on to eventually fight Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship, where he was TKO’d in the 1st round. Rockhold bounced back and went on a 5-fight win streak that ultimately saw him...

Dec 18, 2015 8:59 am

Dos Anjos “way more” motivated for Cerrone fight

Rafael Dos Anjos is set to defend his UFC lightweight championship tomorrow night in Orlando Florida against Donald Cerrone, who he defeated back in 2013. While both fighters have certainly been on tears since they last fought each other, Rafael Dos Anjos says he is way more motivated for his 2nd fight against Cerrone than...

Dec 16, 2015 11:16 am

Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor: Is he worth the millions?

Lorenzo Fertitta is a entrepreneur that has a vision.  Back in 2001 Dana White called up his old childhood buddy about an investment deal and the rest is history.   Having the ability to visualize the “what if” scenarios and orchestrate the master plan according as planned is a feat not just for the organization,...

Dec 11, 2015 6:37 pm

TUF 22 Finale results: Ryan LaFlare wins via decision

Although Ryan LaFlare vs. Mike Pierce started out slow, it finished with the crowd on the edge of their seats! While Pierce looked hesitant to let his hands go in the first round, he was able to put things together in the second round, landing a flurry that backed LaFlare up to the cage. In...

Dec 6, 2015 2:42 pm

GSP on Sage Northcutt: “He’s going to be great!”

  When news broke that UFC sensation Sage “Super” Northcutt was heading north of the border to train with Georges St-Pierre and the team at Tristar, visions of a younger version of GSP capturing a lightweight championship crossed our minds. Since then, Northcutt Sr. and son packed up and left the Montreal, Quebec facility and...

Dec 3, 2015 3:12 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Chad George retires from MMA, plans to take Jiu-Jitsu world by storm

Last week it was announced that Bellator MMA fighter and MMA veteran Chad George would be retiring from competition after nearly 10 years as a professional fighter. Over the course of his 24 professional fights, George fought under numerous high-profile promotional banners, including Bellator MMA, WEC, BAMMA, and Tachi Palace to name a few. In...

Dec 1, 2015 2:55 pm

Top 25 Warriors of Boxing:

  Through the history of time, boxing has played host to many grind-out, gritty type battles in the ring. “Marvoulous” Marvin Hagler, Julio Caesar Chavez, Thomas Hearns and Juan Manuel Marquez are among the top 25 warriors of boxing who won fans over with their heart and determination to win. Each fighter earned their spot...

Nov 30, 2015 7:42 pm

GSP Talks Comeback: Reebok “could stop me from coming back”

Georges “Rush” St-Pierre has not come forward yet on his exact time that he’s officially coming back.  Dana White is in a state of “I’ll believe it when I see it” mode, and now he’ll need to address one of the former champs main issues, the sponsorship/Reebok deal. The Tristar member from Montreal, Quebec has been inching...

Nov 23, 2015 8:37 am

WATCH! Rashad Evans scares Michael Bisping

A video posted by Suga Rashad Evans (@suga_rashadevans) on Nov 21, 2015 at 10:14pm PST Rashad Evans and Michael Bisping were two of the fighters that a company like Ultimate Fighting Championship was looking for before they signed the major deal with FOX. They were reliable, would take a fight on a moment’s notice and...

Nov 22, 2015 8:13 am

Former UFC lightweight title challenger dropping to featherweight

It wasn’t long ago when Gray Maynard was viewed as one of the UFC’s powerhouses in the lightweight division. Now, Maynard will be shifting gears as he recently announced he will be dropping some weight to make the featherweight limit. Yes sir. It'll be at 145 tho https://t.co/JNZpHgu6Ue — Gray Maynard (@GrayMaynard) November 20, 2015...

Nov 20, 2015 7:26 pm

Bellator 146 results: Bubba Jenkins wins via split decision

Bubba Jenkins and Jordan Parsons went to WAR on the main card of Bellator 146. It was a back and forth fight that had the judges split. Ultimately 2 of 3 judges scored the bout in favor of Bubba Jenkins. Jenkins had Parsons nearly starched in the 2nd round, but somehow Parsons survived and managed...

Nov 20, 2015 11:14 am

MUST WATCH! ‘B.J. Penn 1 On 1’ preview

On Tuesday November 24th at 4:30 p.m. PST Fox Sports 1 will air a special on one of the greatest pound for pound fighters of all time, our namesake, B.J. Penn. The special will highlight some of the biggest moments of Penn’s historic MMA career that saw him capture a UFC championship in two weight...

Nov 19, 2015 3:43 pm

This Weekend’s Main Event: Magny vs Gastelum

By Joe “JD” David   This Saturday’s UFC main event headliner, airing on FOX Sports 1 from Monterrey, Mexico will dictate who will be next to face Top 10 opposition.  #15 ranked Kevin Gastelum is ready and willing to prove that he belongs in the elite and stacked welterweight division.  A decisive victory will set...

Nov 14, 2015 7:38 pm

UFC 193 Results: Jared Rosholt defeats Struve via unanimous decision

A clash of heavyweights kicked off the UFC 193 pay-per-view card in Australia, as Jared Rosholt (13-2 MMA) took on the always dangerous Stefan Struve (30-7 MMA). In the first round Struve looked to keep Rosholt at a distance, however ultimately Rosholt was able to secure a takedown and control Struve on the ground for...

Nov 12, 2015 8:49 am

Herb Dean discusses controversial Belfort vs. Henderson III stoppage

Referees have it tough. They have to walk the fine line of letting a fighter live their dreams and fight on in times of despair like the warriors they are, and also protect them in their best interest in the name of safety and well being. Refs hold the sorcerer’s stick that could ultimately alter...

Nov 10, 2015 9:18 am

Rothwell ‘denied’ opportunity to fill in for Cro Cop

It looks like Ben Rothwell’s wishes are continuing to just go up in smoke. Rothwell revealed on Twitter that he was denied the spot from the UFC to fill in for Mirko Filipovic after Filipovic announced he had to pull out of UFC Fight Night 79. Filipovic was set to fight against Anthony Hamilton, but...

Nov 8, 2015 11:53 am

What’s Next for Vitor Belfort After “UFC Fight Night 77” Win?

It happens after every single Ultimate Fighting Championship card. As soon as the main-event of “UFC Fight Night 77” wrapped up and Belfort made his way out of the octagon with his hands raised high in victory, the majority of the viewers asked themselves, “What’s next for Belfort?”. Playing matchmaker for fighters can be fun,...

Nov 5, 2015 7:00 am

TUF 20 competitor Justine Kish set to make UFC debut at UFC 195

The UFC announced a new add on to the UFC 195 card that features the welterweight title fight between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. From the UFC: At UFC 195 on January 2 in Las Vegas, Ultimate Fighter 20 competitor Justine Kish makes her long-awaited return from injury, as she debuts in the Octagon against...

Nov 2, 2015 11:02 am

Gunnar Nelson wants Conor McGregor to move up to lightweight

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor’s cut down to featherweight is taxing. The interim featherweight champion shows up to weigh-ins looking like a shell of his normal self, and with the UFC’s recent IV ban, McGregor’s chances of going up to lightweight have increased significantly. Earlier this week McGregor’s teammate Gunnar Nelson gave his thoughts...

Oct 29, 2015 10:33 pm

Caio Magalhães suspended 6 months for spitting on Josh Samman

During the NSAC’s meeting on Thursday UFC fighter Caio Magalhaes appeared in front of the commission for spitting blood on Josh Samman after Samman scored a 1st round submission victory. Referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy recounted the incident to the commission: “Josh Samman told me, still inside the locker room, that he was concerned because Caio...