Renowned MMA reporter Ariel Helwani talks UFC banishment on Dan Patrick Show

Renowned MMA reporter Ariel Helwani was a guest on The Dan Patrick Show on Audience Monday and gave his side of the story to why he was thrown out of UFC 199 Saturday night and was told he won’t be granted media credentials for future UFC events. So what happened? Helwani broke the news of the … Read more

Flashback Friday: Sapp vs. Helwani

We saw super heavyweight fighter and pro wrestler Bob Sapp pick up a rare win at Rizin’s New Year’s Eve show with a decision over Akebono. For this Flashback Friday let’s look back to a strange verbal sparring match he had in 2012 against well-known pro wrestling fan turned MMA media mogul, Ariel Helwani, who may be a lightweight in … Read more

UFC’s Jon Jones reveals all in new 60-minute interview and delivers heartfelt message to his fans *VIDEO*

Former UFC champ Jon “Bones” Jones reveals all in this new 1-hour interview with Ariel Helwani. Jones talks about the night of partying that led to the hit-and-run incident that put the best mixed martial arts fighter in the world on the run and cost him his UFC light heavyweight championship. Jones seems open and honest … Read more

Dana and Ariel back together in Melbourne

It’s been awhile since we’ve seen a one-on-one with UFC President Dana White and his buddy Ariel, but they’re back together reunited and it feels so good. Straight from Melbourne ahead of Saturday’s UFC 193 stadium event featuring Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm, and Joanna Jędrzejczyk vs. Valérie Létourneau, the two discuss ticket sales, projected gate … Read more

Vitor Belfort talks Helwani, Deadspin, TRT: ‘I’m available, I’m not running away from the media’

Vitor Belfort appeared on AXStv’s Inside MMA Friday night despite some tough questions. Belfort responded to the Deadspin article, saying he took the fight at UFC 152 on short notice and shared all of his information with the UFC and the athletic commission. He said he’s “not running away from the media” and claims he invited … Read more

Listen in as Rampage Jackson drunk dials Ariel Helwani

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson was a guest on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani on Monday and it was clear there was some real tension between these two. Rampage repeatedly cursed at Helwani and said he only came on the show because his fans wanted him to. The renowned MMA reporter wanted to squash the beef … Read more

Drunk idiot ruins party after slicing off friend’s nose with Samurai sword (VIDEO)

https://youtu.be/YD_bsDeZtY0 Watch this video then realize you’ve been to a party where this could happen. There’s always some guy who gets way too drunk, or just drunk enough to try and show off. Case in point, here we have an overweight white guy who wants to show off his Samurai sword skills that he learned … Read more

Jon Jones may never fight again says manager

Malki Kawa, renowned manager of one Jon “Bones” Jones, told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s MMA Hour that there’s a real possibility (50% chance) his client may never fight again. Kawa’s words (via MMAFighting.com): “It could very well be the last time we’ve seen Jon Jones in the Octagon. I think Jon Jones is gonna focus on … Read more

CM Punk UFC signing press conference and interview, explains why he left WWE

CM Punk took questions from the media following the announcement at UFC 181 that he has a new career fighting MMA inside the Octagon. Check out some of the highlights from the presser below. Punk also spoke at length with Ariel Helwani about his new profession, how he’s being received by the UFC fighters, why he … Read more

FOX Sports 1 UFC Tonight Show Quotes – 10/29/14

On UFC TONIGHT, Cormier and Bryant are joined in the studio by guest co-host Brian Stann. They interview middleweight Michael Bisping before his fight vs. Luke Rockhold. Plus, Helwani and Bryant add reports. UFC TONIGHT Host Daniel Cormier on what Luke Rockhold needs to do vs. Michael Bisping: “He’s a southpaw and needs to bury his body kick into … Read more