Iaquinta and Weidman hi-tech training footage from New York Sports Science Lab

New York Sports Science Lab has sent over new exclusive footage of UFC Fighter Al Iaquinta training for his recent fight against Diego Sanchez who he ended up stopping via knockout just 1:38 into round 1. The win marked the fifth in a row for “Raging” Al, and four have been by knockout. Former UFC Middleweight … Read more

Al Iaquinta: ‘Hey UFC go F*** Yourself’

“Raging” Al Iaquinta has a bone to pick with the UFC following his devastating first-round knockout of Diego Sanchez Saturday night in Nashville, Tenn. The two faced off in the lightweight co-main event live on FS1 from Bridgestone Arena and Iaquinta delivered in a big way. Prior to the fight, the 29-year-old New York native … Read more

Cub Swanson huge betting favorite over Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 108

Featherweights Cub Swanson (24-7) and Artem Lobov (13-12-1, 1 NC) square off Saturday evening in Nashville, Tennessee in the main event at UFC Fight Night 108 from Bridgestone Arena. The event will broadcast live on FS1, with prelims on FS2 and Fight Pass. Swanson is currently ranked No. 4 in the 145-pound weight division, while … Read more

One misses weight at UFC Fight Night Nashville

Weigh-in results are in from Nashville as fighters competing at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 108 card at Bridgestone Arena are now officially ready to go. Only light heavyweight Marcos Rogerio De Lima came in heavy, stepping on the scales at 210 pounds, 4 pounds over the 206-pound non-title fight limit. Thirty-percent of his purse will … Read more

UFC returns to Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena in April

For the first time since August 2015, the UFC will be returning to Nashville, Tenn. this Spring. UFC Fight Night 108 will feature a featherweight main event between No. 4 ranked Cub Swanson (24-7) and “The Russian Hammer” Artem Lobov (13-12-1, 1NC). The event will also feature at least a couple Tennessee natives representing their … Read more

Al Iaquinta clowns on ‘superdork’ Sage Northcutt

Sage Northcutt (7-0) currently attends Texas A&M University where he studies Petroleum Engineering. The 19-year-old Katy, Texas native was also “discovered” by UFC President Dana White putting on a remarkable performance in Legacy FC before signing with the UFC last year. And they captured the whole thing on tape to kick off a new UFC web … Read more

Gilbert Melendez suspended one year after failing UFC 188 drug test

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion and current number five ranked 155-pounder in the UFC, Gilbert Melendez, has tested positive for banned substances. Melendez failed his UFC 188 post-fight urinalysis after dropping a split decision to Eddie Alvarez last month in Mexico. The UFC has released the following statement which includes a quote from Melendez: Following his … Read more

Green injured, Gilbert Melendez to face Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night San Diego

UFC lightweight Bobby Green has withdrawn from his upcoming fight against Al Iaquinta due to an injury. UFC officials have announced that Gilbert Melendez has agreed to replace Green. Melendez (22-5) just competed this past Saturday, losing a split decision against Eddie Alvarez. He has dropped three of his last four bouts with two of … Read more

UFC Fight Night 71: Al Iaquinta set to take on Bobby Green in lightweight scrap

UFC officials have announced what should be an exciting fight for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 71 event that’s set to take place on July 15 in San Diego. TUF alum Al Iaquinta and Bobby Green have verbally agreed to fight in a pivotal lightweight matchup. The event will take place at the Valley View … Read more

FOX Sports 1 UFC TONIGHT Show Quotes – 4/8/15

UFC TONIGHT host Kenny Florian is joined by guest host Michael Bisping. The crew interviews interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum and rising lightweight contender Tony Ferguson. Karyn Bryant and Ariel Helwani add reports.                                              … Read more