The Reebok payouts for UFC 215 total just $185K

MMA Junkie reported the UFC 215 Reebok payout figures and as expected they are still mind bogglingly ridiculous. Only four fighters got $20K or more and to put that in perspective upper mid card fighters like Brendan Schaub were making over $100K a fight before the UFC/Reebok deal and that can be fact checked. Here … Read more

GSP gave Johnson praise before UFC 215 main event cancelled

Just a short while before Demetrious Johnson found out that the fight with Ray Borg was off for UFC 215 he received some high praise from Georges St. Pierre. Becoming champion is hard, but staying champion is even harder. Now, Demetrious Johnson is the best fighter competing in mixed martial arts today. And he’s on … Read more

UFC 215 main event cancelled, Borg sick

MMAFighting.com reported that the main event of UFC 215 was cancelled. Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg will have to wait to square off now after the doctors intervened and said Borg was unfit to fight. Dr. Michelle Ingels of Perfecting Athletes explained it to Ariel Helwani. It wasn’t weight related. Ray has been getting progressively … Read more

UFC 215 Embedded: episodes 2 & 3

In episode 2 of UFC 215 Embedded Demtrious Johnson shows off his live streaming studio, Ray Borg gets in some practice at the archery range and takes some detox shots, Amanda Nunes arrives in Edmonton and Valentina Shevchenko visits an aviation museum. In episode 3 the UFC 215 headliners get a look at their new … Read more

Conor McGregor to Take the World of UFC Forward

The question that a lot of people are asking now is “With the Mayweather-McGregor fight being over, what is in store next for Conor McGregor?” Dana White, the President of UFC, has claimed that McGregor will come back and defend his lightweight championship title by the end of the year. There is, however, immense likelihood … Read more

Amanda Nunes ‘I know I’m not the beautiful girl’ or ‘face’ of the UFC

Yahoo! Sports spoke with Amanda Nunes about her co-main event spot on the UFC 215 card against Valentina Shevchenko this Saturday. Nunes was vocal about her lack of promotion in the lead up to her destruction of Ronda Rousey and just in general. She seems okay with it now hearing what she had to say … Read more

Ray Borg says Johnson has ‘no idea’ what’s coming

125 pound title challenger Ray Borg recently spoke to BJ Penn Radio about his upcoming bout with champ Demetrious Johnson. Almost no one is giving him a chance against one of the top pound for pound fighters alive right now except for Borg himself. “I have all the confidence in the world that I can go … Read more