Bob Arum: UFC wants 50% of McGregor’s purse in Mayweather fight

Legendary boxing promoter Bob Arum has revealed some interesting details regarding the proposed Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing match. Arum says the UFC is the only obstacle to making the fight happen and that’s because they want 50 percent of Conor’s purse: “The only impediment there is UFC, because UFC doesn’t treat fighters the … Read more

Fight Night London: Brad Pickett UFC backstage interview

  Brad Pickett retired after three straight defeats on Saturday at UFC Fight Night London. His night ended with him on the receiving end of a highlight reel head kick knockout from Marlon Vera. It was an emotional moment for Pickett and his fans who were hoping he would go out with a win. Like … Read more

Colby Covington trolls Rafael dos Anjos in funniest way possible

There’s no doubt contrived smack talk between fighters gets old. Fans know what you’re trying to do and it doesn’t really work anymore. There was only one Chael Sonnen and he does a podcast now. UFC welterweight Colby Covington has taken out the likes of Mike Pyle, Jonathan Meunier, Max Griffin, and most recently, Bryan … Read more

Dana White says Mayweather-McGregor is going to happen

The high-profile proposed boxing match between unbeaten boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and two-division UFC champ Conor McGregor appears to be gaining momentum. One of the final hurdles to getting the deal done was the fact that Conor was under contract with the UFC, and when there’s so much money at stake, of course they want … Read more

Weidman feels like Mousasi isn’t on his level

Chris Weidman was once the biggest hype train passenger of all time possibly. He knocked out the invincible Anderson Silva to capture the middleweight title. Eventually, Chris’s train crashed with two back to back losses to Luke Rockhold and then Yoel Romero. Now he is scheduled to face Gegard Mousasi at UFC 210 in April … Read more

VIDEO: Meltzer thinks McGregor loses but should get more money in Mayweather fight

Pro Wrestling Insider legend and MMA insider Dave Meltzer recently spoke about the circus that is Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. He believes what most do that despite Mayweather’s previous earnings that Conor is the more successful fighter in terms of pay per view draws. We won’t get in to the financial details but … Read more

Tony Ferguson slams Dana White for UFC 209 pay

How would you like to hire trainers, sparring partners, dial in your diet and devote eight weeks of your life to preparing for the biggest fight of your life, then find out the day before the fight it’s not going to happen? Not only that, but the “show money” you were supposed to receive for … Read more

OUCH! Dana White wants Tyron Woodley to remember who ‘calls the shots’

The ongoing beef between welterweight champ Tyron Woodley and UFC President Dana White continues to heat up. Woodley has been vocal about his feelings of not getting the respect he deserves as champion and following his narrow decision win over Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson at UFC 209 over the weekend, all indications are that things are … Read more

Dana White: ‘If you’re not that big pay-per-view star, shut up and fight’

UFC President Dana White is getting sick and tired of hearing fighters talk about wanting “money fights”. Conor McGregor is largely to blame for the UFC’s current predicament in this matter because as an enormous pay-per-view draw and personality, he can pretty much do whatever he wants. However, if you’re just another average fighter on … Read more

Watch first Bisping vs. GSP staredown

Michael Bisping showed up late to today’s press conference to formally announce his UFC middleweight championship against Georges St-Pierre. GSP said he smelled alcohol on Bisping’s breath and the Brit did not deny it saying he didn’t have a fight, he was in Las Vegas, so of course he’d been drinking. Bisping trashed Georges through … Read more