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September 26th 2014

[Video] UFC 178 Embedded (episode 4)

In the new episode of the current UFC Embedded series, we follow UFC 178 co-main event fighter Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone as he performs his fight week media duties and runs into flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson along the way. Also, Dustin Poirier does some grocery shopping, Eddie Alvares continues to cut weight and Conor McGregor is amused by his opponent Poirier's...
September 25th 2014

Throwback Thursday: 'Wonderboy' reveals the secret of his power

Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson looked to be one of the most promising new talents when he broke onto the UFC scene with a post-fight bonus-winning KO at UFC 143 in 2012. He has since gone 3-1 and is scheduled to meet tough veteran Patrick Cote at UFC 178 this weekend. Back in 2012, Fighters Only spoke exclusively with the then-undefeated rising MMA star to find out...
September 25th 2014

Metamoris 5: Sakuraba vs Gracie (trailer)

Grappling promotion Metamoris have announced the full card for their fifth event, set to take place on November 22nd, including a main event submission-only contest between old rivals Renzo Gracie and Kazushi Sakuraba. Gracie and Sakuraba fought against each other in MMA back in August 2000 at PRIDE 10. Gracie lost the fight via technical submission when Saku broke...
September 25th 2014

Melendez says Cariaso "might be the better striker" against Johnson

UFC flyweight champ Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson will put his belt on the line for the fifth time this weekend against Chris Cariaso at UFC 178. Johnson may be a huge favourite (and deservedly so considering his dominance in the 125lb division thus far), but we've seen crazy things happen in MMA. After TJ Dillashaw shockingly took the bantamweight title from...
September 25th 2014

[Video] Dan Hardy breaks down UFC 178

One of the most stacked UFC cards of the year goes down this weekend as UFC 178 takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. In the second edition of Unibet's Inside the Octagon series, UFC veteran Dan Hardy breaks down the main card fights on the upcoming card, starting with a detailed analysis of the differing styles and skills of Conor McGregor and...
September 25th 2014

[Video] UFC 178 Embedded (episode 3)

The latest episode of the UFC's Embedded vlog series, following the pre-fight events leading up to this Saturday's UFC 178 card, shows the always-animated Burt Watson helping the main card fighters check their weight. And we also get to see a particularly heated moment between featherweight rivals Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor in a Vegas hotel lobby. Watch the...