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Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Jacare looking to capitalize on Romero’s failed drug test

Yesterday it was revealed that Yoel Romero had failed an out-of-competition drug test. In addition the UFC released a statement yesterday in the wake of the announcement. Now, Jacare Souza is looking to capitalize on Romero’s failed drug test and put himself in a position to challenge Luke Rockhold for the UFC middleweight championship. At...

Jan 13, 2016 10:20 am

PHOTO | The first time Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones met

Back in 2013 Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on one of the greatest fights in UFC history at UFC 165 when the pair fought to a controversial decision that saw Jones retain the UFC light heavyweight championship. Prior to that however, the pair were featured as guests of honor at Legend Fight Show, where...

Jan 12, 2016 6:14 pm

Yoel Romero informed of “potential Anti-Doping Policy violation”

News surfaced late Tuesday afternoon that top ranked UFC middleweight Yoel Romero potentially failed an out of competition drug test. While details at the moment are quite scarce, the UFC released a statement via UFC.com. The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) informed Yoel Romero of a potential Anti-Doping Policy...

Jan 8, 2016 11:46 am

MUST SEE! UFC 195: The Thrill and the Agony (preview)

UFC 195 was an emotional night for many fighters. In the co-main event Stipe Miocic put on a spectacular performance against Andrei Arlovski, which set Miocic up for a title shot. In the main event, Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds to a controversial decision that saw...

Jan 7, 2016 7:56 am

WATCH! Dana White discusses Lawler vs. Condit rematch & more

This past weekend Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds, and fought to a controversial decision that saw Lawler defend his welterweight championship. Many disagreed with the decision, including UFC President Dana White, who joined the UFC Tonight crew to discuss a potential immediate rematch.

Jan 6, 2016 12:20 am

MEME of the week! Former champion blasts hilarious tweet in honor of Carlos Condit

It was a controversial decision that had a lot of people arguing over who won the fight between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit at UFC 195 over the weekend. The split decision was ultimately given to the defending champion Robbie Lawler by the judges. However, Former WEC lightweight champion Jamie Varner did not agree with...

Jan 5, 2016 10:08 am

WATCH! Daniel Cormier draining 3’s, enjoying time off

" what have I been doing during my time off?………ballin!#dcknowssports #athlete #anythingcompetitive #anytime DC Posted by Daniel Cormier on Monday, January 4, 2016 Daniel Cormier had a very busy 2015. ‘DC’ kicked off 2015 by fighting Jon Jones for the light heavyweight championship in a highly anticipated grudge match which he lost. Following that he...

Jan 5, 2016 8:22 am

WATCH! Dana White recaps UFC 195

UFC 195 was an action packed night of fights topped off by a controversial decision at the end of a hard fought 5 round battle between Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit. Ultimately the judges scored the bout in favor of Lawler, however like many, UFC President Dana White scored the bout in favor of Condit....

Jan 4, 2016 12:10 pm

Robbie Lawler tops UFC 195 payroll with half-million-dollar payout

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler topped the payouts from UFC 195 with a controversial split decision win over Carlos Condit to retain the championship title. Condit was next on the list where both men put on a performance to set the bar for 2016. UFC 195 officials payouts from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (via...

Jan 2, 2016 10:23 pm

REPLAY! Lawler vs. Condit highlights

In the main event of UFC 195, Robbie Lawler & Carlos Condit fought to a decision that ultimately saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship. The decision was a controversial one in the eyes of many, however as UFC President Dana White always says, “never leave it in the hands of the judges”. Catch the...

Jan 2, 2016 11:48 am

What job would Dana White never want?

UFC President Dana White generally has a pretty thankless job. The UFC President is seldom praised, but is criticized rather quickly when things go wrong with UFC events. However, with that being said there is one job that the UFC President would never want to have; NFL Commissioner. He spoke on The Seth Davis Show:...

Dec 23, 2015 6:14 am

Tim Kennedy forced to turn down Lyoto Machida fight

Last month Tim Kennedy revealed that he would be finally returning to the Octagon. With that being said, Kennedy didn’t give an opponent or date for his return, just that he would be coming back to fight PED users and TRT abusers. Now, according to MMAJunkie Kennedy has been forced to turn down a February...

Dec 19, 2015 8:44 am

Full Fight: Robbie Lawler vs. Josh Koscheck

Ahead of UFC 195, where Robbie Lawler looks to defend his UFC welterweight championship against Carlos Condit, take a look back at Lawler’s 2013 TKO win over Josh Koscheck. The win sparked Lawler’s title run, and put him on a path that lead to a UFC 171 showdown with Johny Hendricks for the vacant UFC...

Dec 16, 2015 4:47 pm

Nate Diaz Taking Out All Dummies Video: Fox 17

The Stockton, CA Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt is set to get back in the octagon against Michael “The Menace” Johnson. The fight will go down on FOX 17 this Saturday in the Amway Center Orlando, FL. Nate Diaz like his brother, dedicated their lives to martial arts at a young age and pursued their passions...

Dec 16, 2015 12:57 pm

Tony Ferguson on Champ McGregor Video: Tell that B*tc# to come to 155

Tony Ferguson has been on a mean streak in the UFC’s lightweight division putting in 7 straight as he finished Edson Barboza via (Braba Choke) in the second round of the contest.  In the last 7 years Ferguson’s only loss came by the hands of Michael “The Mencace” Johnson back in 2012. “El Cucuy” is...

Dec 12, 2015 12:35 pm

Nate Diaz 2015 Highlights Video: Johnson vs Diaz FOX 17

It’s been one year and 24 hours since Nate Diaz has stepped into the UFC octagon.  The younger Diaz will be looking to get back into the mix in the stacked lightweight division, regardless if it’s a main event or a three rounder Diaz is as game as they come. Diaz has dropped 3 of...

Dec 8, 2015 9:20 am

Ronda Rousey reveals her decision with the talk of switching camps and coaches

A lot of people were quick to point fingers at Edmond Tarverdyan after Ronda Rousey was knocked out by Holly Holm at UFC 193. A fellow world champion and team have extended an invitation to Rousey to join their camp. Critics and fellow fighters have had their opinions that she had the wrong game plan....