Top 10 UFC Firings

Nudie pics, out of control tweets, pushing a ref? These are just a few of the things that have gotten people fired from the UFC over the years. Montage King put together a list of the Top 10 UFC Firings and/or suspensions. See if you think they left anyone out. 10. Chandella Powell 9. Miguel … Read more

Between Rounds: Super Bowl awaits

MMA cutman David Maldonado

I have been grateful to work with a number of great fighters over the past years in MMA. Multiple fine promotions have trusted me with their investments by having me protecting their fight card on a given night. The list of companies is long and range from coast to coast. Many fans out there when … Read more

Exclusive | Tony Ferguson Talks Katsunori Kikuno and UFC 173: ‘I’m Going To Steal The Show’

With all the buzz surrounding the main card at UFC 173 this weekend, it’s easy to forget the potential for fireworks in the talent-rich preliminary broadcast on FOX Sports 1. Before TUF alum TJ Dillashaw challenges the dominant champion Renan BarĂ£o for the bantamweight strap live on PPV, another prospect produced by The Ultimate Fighter … Read more

Watch Burt Watson throw Khabib Nurmagomedov out of the UFC 160 weigh-ins *VIDEO*

Nurmagomedov vs Trujillo

First off all you don’t make weight. Second of all you put on a stupid ass wig. Then thirdly you have the nerve to push your opponent for no good reason. Those three strikes got UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov thrown out of the UFC 160 weigh-ins Friday afternoon at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. UFC Hype Man and event coordinator Burt Watson is a helluva nice guy, but don’t be actin’ a fool on his stage — even if you are 19-0. Nurmagomedov is set to face Abel Trujillo as part of the UFC 160 prelims on FX Saturday night.

MMA Coach’s Corner: Our UFC 159 fight experience

Ovince St. Preux UFC 159

This last weekend, it was my pleasure to coach my student Ovince Saint Preux in his first UFC fight. I have been the chief second three times before with Rafaello Oliveira, but this was the first time I had taken a guy from zero martial arts knowledge all the way to the UFC.