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September 24th 2014

Dominick Cruz is "on a head hunt" to reclaim his UFC title

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will make his long-awaited return this weekend at UFC 178, where he is set to take on #5-ranked Takeya Mizugaki. Although he hasn't set foot inside the Octagon in a competitive setting for almost three years, Cruz is surprisingly relaxed heading into his September 27th bout. "It's just another fight," Dominick told...
September 24th 2014

Hidden Gems: September 25 & 26

This coming Friday and Saturday are looking stacked if you're a hardcore mixed martial arts fan, with events being held by numerous promotions including Titan FC, Bellator and the UFC. Below is our pick of three fights from the September 25th and 26th cards which we recommend fans make time to catch. Titan FC 30 (Sept 26th) Jason Brilz vs Vinny Magalhaes  The...
September 24th 2014

[Videos] UFC 178 Embedded (episodes 1 & 2)

The new series of the popular UFC web show Embedded kicks off by following UFC 178 main card stars Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier through the final stages of their fight preparation. In episode 2, we meet with Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone and Eddie Alvarez in the days leading up to fight night and also touch base once more with McGregor and Poirier. Watch the full...
September 24th 2014

Cormier "happy" with NAC ruling regarding media day brawl

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier yesterday received separate penalties from the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) for their public brawl, which took place at a UFC 178 media day on August 4th. Cormier was fined $9,000 for his part in the incident and will also have to complete 20 hours of community service. Jones was fined $50,000 and will serve 40 hours of community...
September 24th 2014

Jones reacts to penalty handed out by NAC for brawl with Cormier

UFC light heavyweights Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones met with the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) yesterday to address their August media day brawl and receive penalties decided by the commission. It was decided that Jon Jones, whom the NAC determined to be the aggressor in the incident which took place on August 4th in Las Vegas, would be fined $50,000 and serve 40...
September 23rd 2014

After Alvarez win, 'Cowboy' won't wait for title shot

Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone insists he won't sit and wait for his shot at the UFC lightweight title after he defeats Eddie Alvarez in Las Vegas this weekend at UFC 178. After all, winning bonus cheques means as much to him as the world title belt. The red-hot Jackson-Wink team 155lb'er heads up the welcoming committee as former Bellator champion Alvarez steps into the...
September 23rd 2014

Faber interested in trilogy with Cruz

UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber was expected to return to action this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 52 against Masanori Kanehara, but was forced to pull out in August due to a rib injury. Now the former WEC champ is awaiting his next opponent. “I've never really asked to fight anybody, so it's not like I'm always gunning for anyone in particular," said Faber. "I...