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Mar 2, 2016 10:52 am

VIDEO | Do you think Nate Diaz is an emotional fighter?

Here is a classic clip from the past of a young Nate Diaz establishing himself in the UFC on The Ultimate Fighter series season five. At the time, Nate Diaz was still trying to make his way into the UFC by being a part of the show led by coaches BJ Penn and Jens Pulver....

Feb 19, 2016 11:57 pm

Fighters react to controversial Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie fight

In the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie stepped into the cage to fight for a third time. The fight was a short one, that ultimately saw Gracie awarded the TKO win after landing some ground and pound on Shamrock. The controversy however came due to the fact that many noticed...

Feb 19, 2016 11:50 pm

Fighters react to bizarre Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 fight

In the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. The fight was a strange one to say the least, with Slice ultimately getting the win after Dada 5000 appeared to hit the ground from exhaustion. Immediately Twitter blew up with reactions from the fight, with many...

Feb 10, 2016 7:44 am

CUT LIST! UFC Releases 3 veteran fighters

The UFC had gone quite a few weeks without releasing any more fighters, however that changed this morning. Fan favorite fighter Scott Jorgensen, MMA veteran George Roop, and former Road FC lightweight champion Yui Chul Nam all found themselves cut from the UFC according to UFCFightersiNFO on Twitter. The account is a very reputable one...

Dec 30, 2015 7:58 am

Ronda Rousey’s sister says the fighter had her ‘soul crushed’ after loss

It was unthinkable for nearly all of Ronda Rousey’s fans. For the dominant champion to fall at the hands of any opponent, let alone by a devastating KO, could never happen. All that changed when Holly Holm shocked the world in a dominating fight that ended the realm of invincibility of Ronda Rousey. One person who hasn’t...

Dec 25, 2015 11:57 am

WATCH! Fighters share their pick on Robbie Lawler versus Carlos Condit

Fellow UFC fighters weigh in on the upcoming UFC welterweight championship bout between champion Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. See who champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Tony Ferguson, Myles Jury, Gunnar Nelson and more are picking. Lawler and Condit fight at UFC 195 on Jan. 2 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Who are you picking to take home...

Dec 24, 2015 10:48 am

WATCH! #TBT Dana White disses Strikeforce, but look at their fighters now

Check out this video from the past for this #TBT. Ariel Helwani interviews UFC President Dana White and the conversation topic gets on the past Strikeforce promotion. White plays down some of the Strikeforce fights and fighters at the time but obviously loved them buying the promotion and roster of fighters back in 2011. Both...

Dec 22, 2015 8:11 pm

MUST SEE! Robbie Lawler ‘Ultimate 8’

Since returning to the UFC, Robbie Lawler has quickly become a fan favorite fighter because of his aggressive ‘in your face’ style. In his last fight, Lawler and Rory MacDonald put on a ‘Fight of the Year’ performance that ultimately saw Lawler KO MacDonald in the 5th round. Ahead of his UFC 195 title defense...

Dec 21, 2015 8:28 am

UFC fighter Julianna Pena arrested

A UFC women’s bantamweight fighter has been arrested after allegedly fighting outside of a bar early Sunday morning. 26-year-old Julianna Pena, winner of season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter was arrested and charged with two counts of assault by the Spokane Police Department in Washington. In a report from MMA Fighting, Cpl. Jordan Ferguson of...

Dec 12, 2015 9:25 am

Reebok pays out $142,000 to TUF 22 Finale fighters

Last night fight fans saw an action packed night of fights that was topped off by Frankie Edgar knocking out Chad Mendes in the first round of their scrap. In addition, Jiu-Jitsu ace Ryan Hall was able to defeat Artem Lobov via decision to win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter. Following the event, MMAJunkie...

Nov 30, 2015 11:14 am

“The Punk”: Not a fan of UFC “I’m giving all fighters advice!”

This isn’t just another article about former UFC veteran and current Bellator lightweight Josh “The Punk” Thompson. It’s what the message and reality is for all active fighters. “Smooth” (23-5 MMA) finished his UFC contract in Seoul, Korea against a game Jorge Masvidal. Benson made comments about wanting to retire in the UFC, but made it...

Oct 31, 2015 7:44 pm

Bellator releases 5 fighters, including a former champion

Bellator MMA has released 5 fighters from its roster, including a former champion surprisingly. Jason Floyd of The MMA Report broke the news via Twitter, revealing that Alexander Sarnavskiy, Alexander Volkov, Mike Mucitelli, Fabricio Guerreiro, and Joe Duarte have all been released by the promotion. The most surprising fighter on the list is former Bellator...

Oct 25, 2015 1:00 am

WOAH! Fighter does 360-degree faceplant after getting KOd!

Mainstream mixed martial arts finally made its return to airwaves this weekend when Bellator and Ultimate Fighting Championship gave fight-fans something to watch. Their temporary absence allowed smaller organizations to take center stage, though, leading to videos like this one surfacing! Virginia Cagefighting gave us one of the most dramatic knockouts of the month when...

Oct 25, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! UFC Octagon Girl can’t keep her eyes off fighter’s backside!

Ultimate Fighting Championship rolled into Dublin, Ireland for “UFC Fight Night 76” this past weekend and put on an entertaining weekend of fights. However, the most entertaining part of the weekend could have taken place at the weigh ins when an octagon girl couldn’t keep her eyes off a certain UFC fighter’s backside. Carly baker...

Oct 21, 2015 8:16 pm

Fighters react to Joseph Duffy’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ withdrawal

News broke Wednesday afternoon that Joseph Duffy had been forced off of the ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ card due to a concussion sustained during training. The UFC offered his opponent, Dustin Poirier, the opportunity to fight Norman Parke instead, however Poirier declined the fight. Conor McGregor, who defeated Poirier last year, also offered to step...

Oct 18, 2015 12:49 pm

WATCH! UFC Fighters try to do Sage Northcutt’s front flip

Sage Northcutt took the Ultimate Fighting Championship by storm when he made his debut at “UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson” in front of his home-state crowd of Texas. The up-and-comer knocked out Francisco Trevino in less than a minute and proceeded two fans after the fight with his already-legendary standing front flip. Now, Northcutt is...

Oct 18, 2015 11:27 am

UFC & MMA Fighters react to “Notorious” Nick Newell’s retirement

“Notorious” Nick Newell stepped into the World Series of Fighting decagon for the final time at “WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami” as the lightweight decided to retire after picking up his final win. Newell amassed an impressive record of 13-1 throughout his six year mixed martial arts career. Just three years into his professional career,...

Oct 18, 2015 1:07 am

Fighter gets knocked out cold after brutal ground and pound at WSOF 24 — WATCH!

It has been a slow month for mixed martial arts fans, but World Series of Fighting came to the rescue with some exciting fights! “WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami” brought former UFC fighters to the decagon for an important night of fights, but it was Rick Glenn that turned the most heads with his ridiculous...

Oct 4, 2015 8:49 pm

Official In Charge Of Ranking UFC Fighters Shames Woodley In Gross Public Rant

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s ranking system is one of the most confusing of its kind in professional sports. The rankings are generated by a voting panel of media members who are asked to vote on who they feel are the top fifteen fighters within their divisions. Third ranked Tyron Woodley was expected to clash with...

Oct 1, 2015 12:17 am

McGregor On Coaching His Fighters –– ‘I Don’t Give A @#$% About You’

A lot has been made of UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s coaching method on the current season of ‘The Ultimate Fighter,’ or rather, the lack of coaching. McGregor has made it very clear that he’s not really interested doing hands on coaching with his team and actually doesn’t even show up for the morning...

Sep 13, 2015 7:02 am

‘Reebok kits make UFC fighters look like they’re in a cult’

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship struck an exclusive sponsorship deal with Reebok, fight fans and fighters alike were reluctant to celebrate. The deal seriously impacted the income of several fighters, but now the premier promotion is getting criticism for how their attire looks! Bellator’s former Light heavyweight Champion Emanuel Newton put the uniforms and Reebok...

Sep 13, 2015 1:20 am

WATCH! TUF Fighter busts out amazing Matt Serra impression

“The Ultimate Fighter” has seen a resurgence in ratings with Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber coaching the twenty-second season, but the older editions of the show weren’t ALL skippable. The sixth season of the reality show pit rivals Matt Hughes and Matt Serra against each other to decide not only who was the superior coach,...

Sep 10, 2015 7:07 am

UFC Fighters React To The Premiere Of TUF: McGregor vs. Faber

  On Wednesday the new season of The Ultimate Fighter premiered, featuring Team Conor McGregor vs. Team Urijah Faber, or Team Europe vs. Team USA. We were introduced to the coaches and of course got that McGregor banter. Faber brought in some humor as well, which was refreshing because it wasn’t all about McGregor talking...

Aug 30, 2015 1:41 am

UFC Fighters react to the MTV VMAs and it isn’t pretty

For better or worse, MTV’s “Video Music Awards” always becomes one of the most talked-about nights in American culture. Whether it’s because it is the only night of the year MTV actually acknowledges music videos or because something crazy happened, mainstream outlets are usually picking up on it and breaking down the best and the...