Salty Rory MacDonald says Lawler was on steroids, Jones ‘shameful’

It got real during a Reddit AMA yesterday when Rory MacDonald started fielding questions relating to steroids. He was asked whether or not he thought former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler was on the banned substances himself when they squared off. Robbie won that bloody war so maybe there is a little salt in the response. … Read more

Rory MacDonald wins Bellator debut; Bellator 179 full results

Former UFC welterweight contender Rory MacDonald made his Bellator debut today in England. The 27-year-old Canadian faced-off with knockout specialist Paul “Semtex” Daley in the Bellator 179 main event from SSE Arena in London. MacDonald took the fight to where he had the biggest advantage, on the ground. He took Daley down, worked the ground … Read more

MacDonald thinks Woodley as champ makes him look even better

BJPenn.com spoke with Bellator’s Rory MacDonald about the UFC’s welterweight scene since he departed the company. MacDonald beat champ Tyron Woodley in June of 2014 via unanimous decision and from his perspective Woodley being champ is a bonus for him. It doesn’t bother me to much to see someone else who I have beaten as the … Read more

Bellator 160: Bendo earns TKO over ‘Pitbull’ for lightweight title shot

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Benson Henderson (24-6) finally earned his first victory since joining the Bellator MMA fray at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., Friday night. The victory was listed as a TKO due to Pitbull’s inability to continue from a broken tibia, as a result Henson was immediately declared the winner. The victory was awarded by … Read more

UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson weigh-in results and video replay

UFC Fight Night 89 weigh-ins are in the books as top welterweights Rory MacDonald and Stephen Thompson prepare to square off in the Octagon in Ottawa, Canada on Saturday, June 18. UFC Fight Night 89 will take place from TD Place Arena and will broadcast live on FOX Sports 1, with early prelims streaming on … Read more

Is Rory Mac done with the UFC?

Rory “Red King” MacDonald’s existing ZUFFA contract ends after his UFC Fight Night 89 headliner against Stephen Thompson, which takes place on Sat., June 18, 2016, inside The Arena at TD Place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on FOX Sports 1. Rory is the top Canadian fighter in the MMA game right now and if the UFC wants to keep … Read more

GSP comeback: Would he be a factor in the welterweight division?

There are multiple reports that former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre (25-2) is “itching” to come back to the sport that he dominated with nine title defenses. St. Pierre decided to vacate his welterweight title and walk away from the sport after a split decision win over Johny Hendricks in November 2013. If he does … Read more

QQ: Rory Mac said Dana was wrong, knew what year it was

Rory MacDonald had an amazing fight with Robbie Lawler at UFC 189 that ended in the 5th round via TKO. Lawler won the fight by essentially pounding MacDonald’s nose back in to his face. It was such a war that no one truly lost, especially the fans. After the fight Dana White made some comments … Read more

Life Meter: How much does Robbie Lawler have left in the tank?

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler defended his title for the first time in an epic five round war against Rory MacDonald in the co-main event of UFC 189 on Saturday night. He knocked MacDonald out in the fifth round in arguably one of the greatest fights in UFC history. I wrote a similar piece in … Read more

This post-fight GIF of Rory MacDonald at UFC 189 will make you queasy

A video posted by Jack Bratcher (@jackbratcher) on Jul 12, 2015 at 4:20pm PDT It’s hard to watch this and not feel what Rory MacDonald gave of himself for our entertainment. How concussed was he that he couldn’t even sit up? He looks like a soldier who just stepped on an IED and what you … Read more