Former champ Jose Aldo gives the UFC an ultimatum

Longtime UFC 145-pound champion Jose Aldo lost his title via quick 13-second knockout to Conor McGregor in December. Prior to that the 29-year-old Nova Uniao product had gone a decade without a loss. Up until McGregor, Aldo had been the only UFC featherweight champion in history, a transplant title-holder after the WEC’s 145-pound division was appropriated … Read more

Conor McGregor compares himself to gangster ‘El Chapo’

During the UFC 197 kickoff presser earlier this week UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor showed up looking like he rolled off a Miami yacht smoking one of Cuba’s finest. After comparing himself to Mexican drug lord Juaquin “El Chapo” Guzman and referring to himself as “half a wise guy” during the press conference, McGregor struck a pose … Read more

Conor McGregor calls UFC 197 poster ‘absolute garbage’

After a question regarding the whereabouts of his featherweight belt at Wednesday’s UFC 197 kickoff presser, Conor McGregor noticed the poster on the wall for his upcoming lightweight championship bout against 155-pound titleholder Rafael dos Anjos which will headline the event. “That’s what I just noticed, where is my damn belt?” Conor asked. “This is a super … Read more

Dana White should not let BJ Penn fight Nik Lentz

UFC Hall of Famer, former welterweight and lightweight champion BJ Penn might come out of retirement to fight Nik Lentz (26-7-2, 1 NC) according to various reports. The two have been going back and forth with one another via social media and other mediums with Penn wanting to fight at UFC 197. Penn posted a … Read more

Conor McGregor wastes no time with trash talk to Rafael dos Anjos

It’s official! UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will move up to the lightweight division to challenge the champion Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight title at UFC 197 on March 5th. McGregor defeated Jose Aldo in 13 seconds to become the featherweight champion, and talked tons of trash leading up to the fight that many … Read more

IT’S OFFICIAL! Dos Anjos vs. McGregor, Holm vs. Tate to headline UFC 197 in March

After some hesitancy, the UFC has confirmed two championship fights to headline UFC 197 on March 5 from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Featherweight champ Conor McGregor (19-2) makes the move up from 145 pounds to face Rafael Dos Anjos (25-7) for the lightweight title in the main event. And Holly Holm (10-0) will … Read more

Is the UFC afraid Miesha Tate will spoil Holm-Rousey 2?

In a new interview with the Boston Herald, UFC President Dana White is still non-committal on Miesha Tate getting the first shot at Holly Holm‘s UFC women’s bantamweight title. You remember, the one Holm took from demigod Ronda Rousey with a decapitating headkick at UFC 193 in November. It sounds like the Prez is a bit worried Miesha … Read more