VanZant vs. Waterson draws impressive ratings, White comments

Fox’s Saturday UFC broadcast of UFC on Fox: VanZant vs. Waterson that emanated from Sacramento averaged a solid 3.2 million viewers for the entire show. That’s 3.2 for the whole show which is pretty darn good. The FOX broadcast peaked at an impressive 4.8 million viewers. The peak numbers occurred during Michelle Waterson and Paige VanZant’s … Read more

McGregor wins ‘Sportsperson of the Year’

The “Sportsperson of the Year” title was given to Conor McGregor by Irish broadcasting company RTE at the RTE Sport Awards. Not surprising considering he became the first ever dual champion in UFC history this year. The lightweight, and featherweight if you ask McGregor, champion told RTE: Thank you so much to the fans for … Read more

QQ: Northcutt dropping weight class again

After Sage Northcutt lost to Mickey Gall this past weekend it didn’t take long for him to announce his desire to go back to 155. He posted the following on Instagram: Sorry everybody I didn’t perform as I would have liked… I’ll be going back down to my real weight class 155lbs! Thanks for all … Read more

Rousey says “F— that” being about money

If money is the motivation, then f*ck that”. Rousey made that clear in an interview with ESPN. She blasted Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather calling them out by name. All these Money people. … Money  Mayweather, Money McGregor. I see they’re trying to do an angle or whatever. People buy it. … The worship of … Read more

Dana White blasts angry Cyborg

UFC announced the first-ever women’s 145-pound title fight which features Holly Holm vs. Germaine de Randamie at UFC 208. The event is in Brooklyn, NY on Feb. 11, 2017. Absent from the title bout? Cris Cyborg. Here’s what Dana said in an interview with ESPN.com about claims he is disrespectful. We’re out to disrespect Cyborg? She said she couldn’t … Read more

Rousey eats in the nude? Fan boys faint

Ronda Rousey makes her return at UFC 207 against bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes on Dec. 30, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is a huge star so as we have come to expect from big stars we get some strange stories from their past. Her former roommate Kayla Harrison told Sports Illustrated a fact that … Read more

Faber believes Van Zant should be main event

Urijah Faber

UFC on FOX 22 will take place December 17 at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California. It will be Urijah Faber’s final fight and he will face Brad Pickett for the send off. Paige Van Zant will square off against “Karate Hottie” Michelle Waterson in the main event and Mickey Gall vs. Sage Northcutt … Read more

Ferguson wants Khabib and ‘paper champ’ McGregor

Talking with Submission Radio, Tony Ferguson vented his frustrations with the lightweight title situation. It is no secret he is the most successful of all of the title contenders even with Khabib Nurmagomedov’s self proclamation of being next in line. Ferguson dished on McGregor first. This guy’s picking his opponents. He’s a paper champ. When … Read more

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

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