PIC: Anthony Smith wasn’t lying about his broken hand against Gustafsson

UFC light heavyweight Anthony Smith submitted top ranked Alexander Gustafsson in the 4th round of their fight on Saturday which was impressive enough in itself. When you find out he broke his hand before that it is a true testament to just how good Smith is. Ariel Helwani shared an x-ray photo of the damage … Read more

VIDEO: Sonnen says Jon Jones suspension too short, has solid theory of why Jon keeps failing for substance

Rather than rehash the entire Jon Jones/PED fiasco we’ll sum it up real quick. Jon Jones beats Daniel Cormier for the UFC light heavyweight title. Jon Jones pops positive for turinabol. Jon Jones is suspended and stripped of title. Jon Jones has suspension reduced to 15 months for “special assistance” agreement with USADA. When Jon’s … Read more

Gustafsson’s team issues statement on Jones’ UFC 232 VADA drug test failure

From now on I will be referring to Jon Jones as *Jon Jones or just ” * “. I think *Jon Jones would probably fit better because the former, current, possibly former again light heavyweight champion will always have that asterisk next to his name on the GOAT list. Jon has tested positive for banned … Read more

PPV numbers for UFC 232 are impressive

UFC 232 was December’s crown jewel for the organization and a great way to end the year from a fan’s perspective. The event featured a blockbuster main event in which Alexander Gustafsson finally got his rematch with light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. It didn’t go the Swedish fighter’s way but it did for the UFC … Read more

UFC 232 draws respectable gate from over 15K attendees

Saturday‚Äôs UFC 232 event at The Forum in Los Angeles drew 15,862 fans and netted a live gate of just over $2MIL. That’s according to MMAJunkie and pretty amazing given the circumstances. The event was moved to California from Vegas on a week’s notice thanks to the Jon Jones ‘ atypical’ drug testing situation. Dana … Read more