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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...
January 6th 2015

Cerrone steps in against Henderson on two weeks notice

UFC lightweight contender Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone will step inside the Octagon just two weeks after defeating top-ten fighter Myles Jury at UFC 182 this past weekend as he replaces a sick Eddie Alvarez to take on Benson Henderson in the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston, Massachusetts. UFC president announced the fight via Twitter yesterday. The event...
January 6th 2015

[Video] At home with the McGregors

Irish UFC featherweight and World MMA Awards 'International Fighter of the Year' nominee Conor McGregor is next set to take on Dennis Siver in the main event at UFC Fight Night 59 on January 18th. In the lead-up to his next fight, the UFC visits with McGregor at his family home in Dublin and follows him through training. "Ireland has a long history of combat sports...
January 5th 2015

Twitter Review: UFC 182

There was much to talk about following this past weekend's UFC 182 event, which featured one of the biggest title fights in MMA history in the main event between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. Read below for some of the commentary from big name fighters and industry insiders on Twitter during and after the January 3rd show in Vegas. Jones vs Cormier: Not gunna...
January 5th 2015

Rockhold calls for Machida fight at UFC on FOX 15

Luke Rockhold is currently on a hot streak through the UFC's middleweight division, riding a three-fight unbeaten streak including a submission win over British veteran Michael Bisping in his most recent bout. Now it looks like the #5-ranked UFC middleweight is on a collision course with Lyoto Machida. Though an official bout agreement has not yet been signed, Luke...
January 5th 2015

Jones says he's "sure " he and Cormier will fight again

UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones came out on top in his long-awaited grudge match against Daniel Cormier this past weekend at UFC 182 with a unanimous decision victory - successfully defending his title for the eighth time in the process. "The biggest thing I wanted to do was just out-work Daniel Cormier," Jones said in a post-fight interview. "He claims to be...

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