UFC 171 post-fight press conference live stream

A new UFC welterweight champion will be crowned tonight at UFC 171 in Dallas. Following the main event title bout between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler, fans can tune into the post-fight press conference right here to hear from the fighters and UFC President Dana White.

Here’s the one thing Dana White doesn’t like about Johny Hendricks

With UFC top welterweight contender Johny Hendricks set to face off against Robbie Lawler this weekend for the 170 pound strap, there’s a very good chance the Oklahoma wrestler-turned-MMA fighter could become the next UFC champion. He’s coming off a remarkable performance against former title-holder Georges St-Pierre — a performance that sent the champ into at least a semi-retirement.

Dana White UFC 171 pre-fight media scrum | VIDEO

Listen in as UFC President Dana White talks with reporters prior to this weekend’s UFC 171 card featuring Robbie Lawler vs. Johny Hendricks for the UFC welterweight championship. White talks Rousey, GSP, TRT and more.

Vitor Belfort: ‘I never gave up fighting in UFC 173’

Vitor Belfort

It was announced a few hours ago that Vitor Belfort would not be challenging UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman for the title in the main event of UFC 173 that’s set to take place in May. The UFC stated that Belfort agreed to withdraw from the bout in an earlier statement, so Belfort took to Facebook to provide his input on the situation

Belfort out, UFC announces Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida to main event UFC 173

Lyoto Machida

The Ultimate Fighting Championship® announced tonight that former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida will face off against UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in the main event of UFC 173 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 24.

Athletic commission bans use of TRT in Nevada

The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today voted unanimously to ban therapeutic use exemptions for testosterone replacement therapy. That means guys like Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen, Dan Henderson and others who have previously received exemptions in the state will no longer be permitted to use the hormone treatment.

Bellator’s Bjorn Rebney says they will never have a sponsor tax like the UFC

bjorn rebney

The UFC has taken a lot of heat since they implemented their discretionary sponsor tax, which can reportedly run as high as $100,000. This means if the UFC wants to they will charge a company for the right to sponsor any of their fighters. Needless to say, MMA fighter sponsorship opportunities have taken a hit because of this.