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Dec 23, 2014 2:35 pm

Two More UFC Veterans File Lawsuit Against The UFC

As expected, two-additional athletes filed a lawsuit against The Ultimate Fighting Championship this week. More will likely follow. Bloodyelbow.com uncovered the news this morning: With little fanfare a second class action lawsuit was apparently filed earlier today with the California‘s Northern District Court. Vazquez et al v. Zuffa, LLC. This was discovered while Bloody Elbow...

Dec 18, 2014 10:37 am

Jones: “I’m the bad guy for this storyline and I’ll play the bad guy”

“I was definitely confused by them doing that. Especially them using the part, ‘I’ll kill you,’ when I said that. It was definitely, I thought it was a little… it was different for them to use that footage. But you know, I said it, and I just kinda own up to it. I haven’t really...

Dec 18, 2014 10:18 am

Pablo Garza: ‘UFC asked everyone to sign petition regarding fair treatment’

According to former UFC fighter Pablo Garza, back in 2012 the Ultimate Fighting Championship asked their fighters to sign a petition. A petition that protects the promotion from a certain type of inquisition. Check it: “”Back in 2012 all ufc fighters were asked to sign a petition saying that the Ufc isnt a monopoly and...

Dec 17, 2014 11:26 am

LEGAL EXPERT: ‘I don’t see a strong case laid out against the UFC’

Yesterday, The Ultimate Fighting Championship learned they are being sued courtesy Jon Fitch, Cung Le, and Nate Quarry. Today we have an analysis of the legal docs, from Attorney turned MMA Writer, Todd Martin. Check it: Just finished reading through the class action lawsuit against the UFC. Bottom line, as an attorney, I don't see...

Dec 16, 2014 5:56 pm

UFC Responds

The UFC is aware of the action filed today but has not been served, nor has it had the opportunity to review the document. The UFC will vigorously defend itself and its business practices. In a recent statement released on UFC.com, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has responded to news that they are being sued by...

Dec 16, 2014 1:03 pm

REVEALED! Cung Le, Jon Fitch, & Nate Quarry Are Suing The UFC

  Details are still pretty scarce right now, but a press-conference is currently preparing to start, regarding a class-action lawsuit against the UFC. While several fighters are expected to take part in this legal matter, three fighters with UFC experience have stepped up and filed. Check it: Media packet states that Cung Le, Jon Fitch...

Dec 15, 2014 8:26 am

Graphic video of shoulder popping from Kimura

In this graphic video, we can see a fighter unwilling to tap to a very tight kimura. The submission ultimately caused the fighters shoulder to snap, and you can hear the sound as it does so. Not for the feint of heart. Post by BJJ Video Vault. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE)

Dec 14, 2014 10:59 am

UFC gives Cris Cyborg VIP treatment at UFC on FOX 13

The UFC reportedly gave former UFC fighter Cris Cyborg a VIP treatment at UFC on FOX 13 after Cyborg requested seats to support her teammate, Ian Entwistle. According the MMAJunkie, who spoke to Cyborg’s manager, George Prajin, “Dana (White) made sure she was taken care of.” Cyborg ultimately ended up receiving cage-side seats for the...

Dec 14, 2014 9:44 am

QUICK TWITT: Pros react to Junior Dos Santos’ win over Stipe Miocic

At UFC on FOX 13 last night, an incredible night of fights was capped off by a 5-round war between Junior Dos Santos Cigano, and Stipe Miocic that ultimately saw JDS given the nod by all 3 judges in what some are considering a controversial win for the former champ. Below is a compilation of...

Dec 12, 2014 9:35 pm

TUF 20 Finale Bonus Report: Penne, Markos, Esparza and Medeiros Earn Extra Cash

Fight of the Night: Jessica Penne vs. Randa Markos This came to no surprise as Penne and Markos left it all in the octagon on Friday night. Both girls made it to the semi-finals of the “Ultimate Fighter” tournament and proved to the world that they could be contenders to the championship in the future....

Dec 12, 2014 11:42 am

Magana On Why You’re A Peasant

“I was never big fan of social media. I was too busy living life to talk about my life. Who gives a f—?” “My motivation wasn’t to gain followers. It was just these f—ing scumbag losers on Twitter who want to abuse me. I’m not gonna sit back and let them abuse me. “I might...

Dec 12, 2014 5:00 am

REPLAY! Fight Night Phoenix Media Day (Highlights)

All eight main card fighters set to compete at Fight Night Phoenix spoke to UFC correspondent Megan Olivi as part of the Ultimate Media Day. Junior Dos Santos, Stipe Miocic, and more talked about their matchups.

Dec 11, 2014 11:41 am

Magana Documents ‘Crappy’ Weight-cut (NSFW)

Controversial TUF 20 fighter, Angela Magana has been documenting her weight-cut leading up to today’s TUF 20 Finale Weigh-Ins event. Check it: Besties getting ready to cut weight together @RowdyBec (#TUF20Finale @UltimateFighter) pic.twitter.com/8EqEetYI0l — Angela Magana UFC (@AngelaMagana1) December 11, 2014 Your Majesty & @RowdyBec getting our towel cocoon babies on #TUF20Finale @UltimateFighter pic.twitter.com/OSOy76jrBH —...

Dec 10, 2014 8:20 pm

Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas Official For UFC Title Fight

  This Friday on FOX Sports 1, the UFC’s first ever female strawweight champion will be crowned. Carla Esparza vs. Rose Namajunas will headline the TUF 20 Finale event, which takes place live from the Pearl at the Palms Casino, in Las Vegas. News of the matchup was released following tonight’s Ultimate Fighter episode on...

Dec 7, 2014 9:20 am

CM Punk: “Couture didn’t start MMA until he was my age”

Last night the MMA world erupted early on in the UFC 181 broadcast when it was announced that CM Punk, real name Phil Brooks, would be stepping into the cage sometime in the future under a UFC contract. Following the event, he spoke to Ariel Helwani about his contract, and future in the sport. I...

Dec 3, 2014 10:04 am

PHOTO – TUF 20’s Jessica Penne Trains With Jason Parillo

Ultimate Fighter Season 20’s Jessica Penne has strayed from her usual training home at Reign, to get in some work at RVCA headquarters with Jason Parillo. Penne will fight on the TUF 20 finale, though her opponent, at this time, is unknown.

Dec 2, 2014 11:57 am

SPOILER ALERT! Direct TV Just Ruined TUF 20

If you’re a direct TV subscriber, you likely know what happens at the end of the ‘Ultimate Fighter – Season 20’ show, because they gave it all away. WE’RE KEEPING THESE ON LOCK, SO IF YOU WANT TO SEE YOU’RE GOING TO HAVE TO JUMP TO PAGE 2 TO RUIN YOUR VIEWING EXPERIENCE GOING FORWARD....

Nov 30, 2014 12:48 pm

REPORT: Mickey Rourke Beat Up A Homeless Man In Moscow

There has been much speculation as to the legitimacy of Mickey Rourke’s win over Elliot Seymour this past weekend in Russia. After a body shot that appeared to graze Seymour, he crumpled to the ground, and Rourke was declared the winner (See the highlights HERE). Now, according to a report from Daily Mail, Seymour had...

Nov 28, 2014 12:04 pm

Penne: ‘TUF a strange messed up science experiment’

“That house starts to mess with you. It’s like a very strange messed up science experiment. It really is. They give you every opportunity for drama. You just get really wrapped up what’s right in front of you and it ends up being very dramatic. “I don’t feel like people acted like they would in...

Nov 25, 2014 1:28 pm

UFC Explains London Event Cancellation

February 28, 2015 was supposed to mark the return to London, for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. UFC Chief Executive, Gary Cook explains why that date isn’t happening: “We’re going to move ourselves to another London date further down in the year. So we had to make some changes, and as we always say with our...

Nov 19, 2014 3:19 pm

Benavidez contemplates possibility of “unfulfilled” career without title

Joseph Benavidez is gearing up to fight Dustin Ortiz this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 57. The bout is one that would extend Benavidez win streak to 2, and leaves the #2 ranked flyweight with a lot to lose against #13 ranked Dustin Ortiz, who is currently on a 2-fight win streak of his own....

Nov 17, 2014 5:25 pm

Dana White discusses Luke Rockhold’s ranking

Earlier this month the UFC traveled to Sydney Australia where Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold fought in the main event. Rockhold ultimately finished Bisping in the second round of the bout with a one-arm guillotine choke. UFC President Dana White spoke to UFC.com on their weekly podcast, ‘The Download’ to discuss Rockhold’s ranking in a...

Nov 15, 2014 10:12 pm

UFC 180 Bonus Report: Werdum and Gastelum Take Home Extra $50,000

Fight of the Night: Henry Briones vs. Guido Cannetti It is rare that preliminary fighters take home bonus money, but Cannetti and Briones both deserved it with their performance on UFC Fight Pass. Briones was close to being stopped in the opening round as he took two serious body shots from Cannetti. However, be persevered...

Nov 15, 2014 7:07 pm

UFC 180 Results: Rodriguez Earns Decision Win Over Morales

Leonardo Morales and Yair Rodriguez put on one of the most entertaining “Ultimate Fighter” tournament finals matches in a long time. The bout was scrappy, back and forth, and showed that both fighters have a lot of heart. Rodriguez showed impressive submission transitions in the second round. While Morales was flat on the mat, Rodriguez...

Nov 15, 2014 1:54 pm

UFC 180 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episodes 4 & 5

On episode #4 of UFC 180 Embedded, interim heavyweight title contender Mark Hunt gets sweaty and introspective in Mexico City. Featherweight contender Dennis Bermudez cuts weight in style and practices his questionable Spanish. At Ultimate Media Day, the stars of the UFC 180 card meet with the media, treating them to fight predictions and Robert...

Nov 12, 2014 4:04 pm

Nate Diaz Reveals Root Of Contract Dispute With The UFC

“I went to sign this contract to fight for the title against Henderson, and when I went to sign my contract, they were locking me down for eight fights for sh-tty pay. I was like, ‘This is a world title fight, and you’re going to pay me this chump change?’… I’m like, ‘OK, this is...