Dana White talks about Hughes and Liddell getting fired

WME-IMG has decided to can Chuck Liddell and Matt Hughes from their post fighting jobs in the UFC. Liddell served as UFC Executive Vice President of Business Development and Hughes worked as Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations. Dana White on the other hand won’t be fired for another five years minimum. White spoke on … Read more

UFC fighter gets oil-checked in the Octagon

The much-dreaded “oil check” is an old wrestling/grappling move where one competitor actually penetrates his opponent’s rear-end with a finger(s) during the match. The rarely seen move made a big stage appearance at UFC 122 in 2010 when Krzysztof Soszynski went to third base with fellow light heavyweight Goran Reljic inside the Octagon. Krzysztof ended up winning … Read more

The Supreme List Of The Hottest MMA Fights For This December!

Sports fans and gambling bettors alike are looking forward to this December due to a plethora of reasons. It is true that the TUF Finale is over and we already know the winner. But, luckily, that does not mean we have run out of headliner events for the rest of 2016. The rings are still … Read more

Five Questions With Unified MMA 29’s Mike Scarcello

Before Edmonton’s Mike Scarcello tries to win his sixth straight fight against Lenny Wheeler at Unified MMA 29 on December 16 in Edmonton, the Canadian lightweight contender sat down with Pro MMA Now. If someone told you when you were growing up that you’d someday be fighting for a living, would you have believed them? … Read more

McGregor rumored to be Game of Thrones character

Conor McGregor is reportedly going to be in HBO’s “Game Of Thrones.” The end is nigh. This is according to a report by Belfast Live and has not been confirmed by any other credible source as of this article’s posting. An HBO Game of Thrones director is a fan of McGregor’s in a big way. The … Read more

UFC 206 Embedded episode 1

Max “Blessed” Holloway will face Anthony “Showtime” Pettis for the interim featherweight title and Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone looks to pick up his fourth straight win at welterweight when he takes on “The Immortal” Matt Brown at UFC 206 on Dec. 10 in Toronto, Ontario. Go behind the scenes as Cerrone spends his final days preparing … Read more

Countdown to UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis

Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis will battle for the interim UFC featherweight title in the UFC 206 main event on Dec. 10 in Toronto. Holloway is riding a nine-fight winning streak, while Pettis is coming off a submission win over Charles Oliveira in his featherweight debut in August. This is the UFC 206 Countdown show. … Read more

Five Questions With Top Prospect Peter Grajcar

Before undefeated welterweight Peter Grajcar tries to improve to 4-0 against Leo Xavier for Hard Knocks Fighting on Friday night, the unbeaten TriStar MMA prospect spoke with Pro MMA Now. How did you find MMA to begin with? I just wanted a different way to stay in shape than just lifting weights. I was in … Read more

TUF 24 Finale weigh-in results and video

Demetrious Johnson defends his flyweight title against TUF 24 winner and former Titan FC champ Tim Elliott in the main event. Joseph Benavidez faces fellow top flyweight contender Henry Cejudo in the co-headliner. The event will be held from the Palms Resort Casino in Las Vegas and will air live on Fox Sports 1 on … Read more

WME-IMG lays off more UFC employees

The Hollywood Reporter is telling us that WME-IMG has laid off more UFC employees. Their source confirmed that quite a few staff members from the UFC have been let go. These lay offs are in addition to the 15 percent employee reduction reported last month. This set of cuts is reportedly 60 to 80 jobs. No one is … Read more