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January 8th 2015

Rousey keeping an eye on Correia, Holm and Eye in 2015

UFC women's bantamweight champion 'Rowdy' Ronda Rousey will put her title on the line for the fifth time next month when she faces Cat Zingano at UFC 184. Speaking on UFC Tonight, the World MMA Awards 'Female Fighter of the Year' nominee gave her honest assessment of her upcoming opponent. “Cat Zingano is an extremely unique fighter," Rousey said. "Not only is...
January 8th 2015

[Video] UFC on FOX 14 preview

In less than three week's time the next challenger to the UFC light heavyweight championship will be decided as Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson meet in the main event at UFC on FOX 14. Also, in the co-main event, MMA legend Dan Henderson makes his return to middleweight to take on former Strikeforce champion Gegard Mousasi, and light heavyweights...
January 8th 2015

Dana not worried about Jones' image in light of drug test results

UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones entered a drug treatment facility earlier this week after results from a December random drug test showed he tested positive for a metabolite found in cocaine. Yesterday, UFC president Dana White gave a detailed insight into the situation. "I was shocked, obviously," Dana told FOX Sports regarding his reaction when he first...
January 8th 2015

Joseph Duffy signs w/ UFC, open to McGregor rematch

The UFC have confirmed the signing of Irish MMA standout Joseph Duffy. "Going to the UFC is what I’ve been working towards for my whole life. It’s a dream come true. It’s not sinking in properly at the minute. I just can’t wait to get to work," Duffy told The Score. Duffy makes the move to the UFC from European MMA promotion Cage Warriors. During his time...
January 7th 2015

Reebok says relationship w/ Jones "has not changed"

News broke yesterday that UFC 205lb champ Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites in a random Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) drug test early last month and has since voluntarily entered a drug treatment facility. Along with Jones himself and the UFC, Reebok have now also released an official statement.  "We commend Jon for taking the necessary steps to...
January 7th 2015

Cormier tells Jones "good luck on your rehab"

News broke yesterday that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for benzoylecgonine (the main metabolite in cocaine) in a random drug test issued by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on December 4th - one month prior to his UFC 182 title defence against Daniel Cormier. As a result of the positive test, Jones has entered a drug treatment...
January 7th 2015

Nelson vs Overeem set for UFC 185

UFC heavyweights Roy Nelson and Alistair Overeem are set to face each other at UFC 185 in Dallas, Texas. The event will be headlined by a lightweight title bout between Rafael dos Anjos and reigning champ Anthony Pettis. Nelson is coming off a KO loss at the hands of Mark Hunt at UFC Fight Night 52 (nominated for 'KO of the Year' at this year's World MMA Awards) -...
January 6th 2015

Between the Sheets: Rousey talks training, acting, retirement

2014 was a huge year for UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey. As well as making her big screen debut in blockbuster action hit The Expendables 3, the former Olympic judoka earned two knockout wins over Sara McMann (UFC 170) and Alexis Davis (UFC 175) - the latter of which coming in just 16 seconds. Now Rousey is gearing up to defend her title for the fifth...

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