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

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

Pro MMA Now Spotlight: Unbeaten UFC light heavyweight Tyson Pedro

Tyson Pedro has gone on to become one of the most talked about light heavyweight fighters, courtesy his back-to-back first-round finishes in the UFC, most recently knocking out Paul Craig at UFC 209 in early March. The 6-foot 3-inch tall Australian titan holds an undefeated record of 6-0, with all 6 being finishes in the very … 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

Bisping rants about being upset at others making millions

UFC's Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping has been around the UFC forever. He has won big and lost big, but always gives it his all. When he knocked out Luke Rockhold after taking the middleweight championship fight on short notice to capture the belt it made for a great comeback story. Everyone felt good, even Michael until he realized … 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

Check out this video commentary on UFC fighter pay

There’s two sides to this antitrust class action lawsuit, the UFC brass and the fighters. I like Luke Thomas’ argument that you can’t have it both ways… you can’t be the ever-growing ever-expanding world dominating super power, but also don’t have enough money to pay fighters something comparable to a major professional sports league. Additional … Read more

Dana White responds to making GQ’s ‘sleaziest people in sports’ list

When UFC President Dana White got to work on Thursday, his PR team informed him he’d made GQ’s list of the “Top 25 Sleaziest People in Sports”. White came in at no. 8, right between War Machine and Lance Armstrong. Ouch. Their reasoning is thus: “Turns out underpaying your UFC employees, bullying rivals, and generally … Read more

Jon Jones: ‘I refuse to be a broke athlete when I retire’

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones took some heat from fans earlier this week when he said he had no interest in a rematch with Lyoto Machida because his first fight with him generated low Pay-Per-View sales and called the match-up “high risk and low reward”. Now Jones explains his position and why he remains unapologetic on the issue.