UFC featherweight star Conor McGregor was present at the UFC Media Day in New York yesterday, where he discussed a variety of topics including his co-main event against Dustin Poirier at UFC 178. It is not often that the spotlight is snatched away from Conor McGregor. The Irishman is generally the most quotable fighter in the room and has always made sure he is plastered on the headlines following any sort of interview, yet this time he was overshadowed by an all-out brawl.
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UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw has reason to doubt Renan Barao’s claim that he wasn’t fully present for most of the UFC 173 headliner that forced him to hand over the belt.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
There is no doubt about it—Diego Brandao is a fighter who thrives on emotion.
The featherweight powerhouse blitzed his way through the 15th season of The Ultimate Fighter as he knocked out every opponent in his path to the finals. There were heated exchanges with housemates along the way, but no one came remotely close to stopping Brandao's quest to earn his place on the UFC roster.
Even a game Dennis Bermudez—who had the scrappy Albuquerque transplant rocked and nearly finished—couldn't get the read news >>
If there was any doubt that Chris Weidman was a deserving UFC champion, the middleweight addressed the concerns with a fabulous win over Lyoto Machida at UFC 175.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rankings, News, UFC, WSOF read news >>
LAS VEGAS -- Chris Weidman talks about his UFC 175 middleweight title fight against Lyoto Machida, why he wasn't happy after his second win over Anderson Silva, why it's bittersweet to move on from the Silva fights, and more. read news >>
There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that B.J. Penn is a future UFC Hall of Famer. His mixed martial arts career began inside the Octagon at UFC 31, and over the course of his career he elevated the lightweight division to its marquee status and is one of only two men to hold UFC titles in two weight classes. A win over Frankie Edgar at the TUF 19 Finale on Sunday could add a new chapter to the legacy of “The Prodigy.” Since losing the UFC lightweight title to Frankie Edgar in April of 2010, and t read news >>
There’s no doubt Joe Ellenberger is a fighter, both in and out of the cage. But in addition to a rare blood disease, the UFC newcomer has some other factors working against him this weekend.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, Videos read news >>
There’s no doubt Clint Hester prefers to keep his fights on the feet and look for highlight-reel knockouts. But the striker knows that if he’s going to succeed in the UFC, he needs to be a well-rounded athlete, and that includes holding his own on the ground. Filed under: (...) read news >>
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UFC president Dana White is not impressed with The Ultimate Fighter 19 thus far.
The Ultimate Fighter 19 features B.J. Penn's return to the UFC as the opposing coach to Frankie Edgar. It has mostly flown under the radar in terms of news from the show, other than a judging controversy or two. The reason for that is probably uneventful fights that have gone to decisions. Despite the show not even being over yet, UFC president Dana White told MMA Junkie that it hasn't lived up to expectations: "It read news >>
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VANCOUVER – Despite repeated advertisements on FOX Sports 1 stating “critics agree it’s the best season yet,” UFC President Dana White is not all that pleased with the current installment of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality show. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Who wants to go fishing? Besides Bryan Caraway, of course. Greg Jackson reacts to "Kid Lightning's" fish hook over Erik Perez at the UFC Fight Night 42 event last Saturday night (June 7, 2014) in Albuquerque, New Mexico. read news >>