MMAjunkie caught up with UFC featherweight Nik Lentz at American Top Team recently, and he explained why his rematch with Charles Oliveira won’t even resemble their first meeting, plus how he realized he was messing up his fight career.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, (...) read news >>
Well, that explains it. "It was a flash knockout. You know, they happen. You know, the flash knockout, I remember dropping my back in the fence and I was like 'oh, damn it, that didn't look good at all, that's a bad thing right there.' Wanted to latch on to a single leg, push him up against -- turn, you know -- push him up against the cage, hopefully take a couple shots back of the head, let the cobwebs clear a little bit, you know, take some time and then start working from there. But as soon a read news >>
HONG KONG – Have you seen that photo that’s floating around? The one that shows an extremely jacked Cung Le flexing for the camera and looking like a man half his age?Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Former UFC fighter Krzysztof Soszynski explains why he retired from MMA. read news >>
UFC President Dana White joined members of the media following the UFC Fight Night Bangor card to discuss a variety of topics including the Jones-Cormier brawl and the hot mic incident that was leaked afterwards. Since it has been several weeks since the last UFC event, many pundits were interested in Dana White's take on the Jon Jones - Daniel Cormier media brawl once the traditional post-fight media scrum started.
The UFC President quickly apologized for the situation and the ripple effect it read news >>
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By all accounts, Alistair Overeem has been nothing but a welcome addition to Greg Jackson's camp in Albuquerque, but being the guy even partially responsible for derailing UFC 178 isn't a good look for anybody. After it was revealed UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had suffered a torn left meniscus and a sprained ankle earlier this week, Jackson explains the injury took place when Jones was working to defend a takedown from Overeem in training.
"It's part of the game, it wasn't like ... read news >>
Shamrock explains why Ronda Rousey is a bigger draw for the UFC than Jon Jones, plus why Frank never fought in Pride FC and never got the chance to fight Pat Miletich. read news >>
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The drama continues as arrested former Bellator fighter War Machine tweets some accusations against his alleged victim and she denies them.
Good morning! Here's something sordid and awful to have with your coffee.
We posted Friday about War Machine's (latest) incident of being wanted by police in an alleged assault and Bellator's decision to dismiss him from the promotion.
BE alumni Matt Roth asked Bellator officials why War Machine was cut this time, but not last year when Christy Mack made ass read news >>
Daniel Cormier was none too pleased about Jon Jone's demeanor surrounding the promotion of their upcoming bout, but Jones seems to be embracing his duplicity more than ever.
Daniel Cormier hit the nail on the head for many fans when he said of Jon Jones, "If you're this great guy, then just be this great guy. But if you're kind of an asshole a little bit, then just be [an asshole]. People will respect you more." It's a refrain that has dogged Jones since his earliest days in the UFC limelight. H read news >>
UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt reveals the reason as to why he publicly stated that he was fired from the UFC on twitter. Apparently when Mark Hunt is hungry, he mistakenly assumes he is an unemployed man.
The longtime heavyweight competitor recently took to twitter to reveal that he was "unemployed," which was unsettling considering he was expected to headline the upcoming UFC Fight Night show in Saitama, Japan against Roy Nelson. Not my choice guys but going from being exited at the prospects of th read news >>
The original creator of the UFC explains what his company did to deal with steroids & drug testing in the early UFC events, plus his thoughts on if a fighter's union could ever be a reality. read news >>