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Jake Matthews Nearly Apologized To Diego Sanchez During Ground & Pound

Jake Matthews picked up the most notable win of his career at UFC 253. On the prelims of the card, Matthews dominated Diego Sanchez en route to a lopsided decision win. It was hard to watch for many fans and Matthews said he even nearly apologized to the former TUF...

WATCH: Anthony Johnson Shares Training Footage Ahead Of UFC Comeback

Anthony Johnson is ready to return to the Octagon and shared some training footage ahead of his UFC comeback. Johnson has been hinting at a return for quite some time and finally re-entered the USADA testing pool. He has not fought since April of 2017 when he was submitted by...

Stephen Thompson Issues Nice Guy Call Out Of Leon Edwards

Stephen Thompson has called out Leon Edwards. Thompson, who is considered one of the nicest fighters in MMA, has taken to social media to call out the Englishman. "Wonderboy" is someone who doesn't call anyone out and says he will fight anyone as he just wants to compete and showcase...

Mackenzie Dern Details Her Ex-Coach Fighting Her Husband

Mackenzie Dern switched coaches ahead of her UFC Vegas 11 fight against Randa Markos due to her ex-coach fighting her husband. “My ex-coach Juan Gomez, I don’t know what happened that he called us to go to the academy to talk,” Dern said to MMAFighting. “I think he was unhappy...

Khama Worthy Plans To Push Ottman Azaitar ‘To A Dark Place’ To Hand Him His First Loss

Khama Worthy got his wish. Following Worthy's win over Luis Pena, he called out the undefeated Ottman Azaitar. They were booked to fight on the canceled UFC 249 card so he wanted to finish what he started and share the Octagon with him. "We already prepared for this and it is...

Dana White Reveals The UFC Will Start Recording TUF After Returning From Fight Island

The Ultimate Fighter is back. For months now, Dana White has been adamant that TUF will be coming back, yet no plans have been revealed. Originally, Paulo Costa wanted to coach it ahead of his middleweight title fight against Israel Adesanya but that won't happen. According to White, TUF will start...

Kamaru Usman Praises Michel Pereira: ‘It Was A Spectacular Performance From Him’

UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman was very impressed with Michel Pereira's UFC Vegas 9 win over Zelim Imadaev. Pereira was looking to snap his two-fight losing streak. He had a strong showing as he dominated Imadaev on the feet. He dropped him a couple of times and picking him apart...

Dustin Poirier Says He Hasn’t Been Offered Tony Ferguson Fight But Ready To Accept If It Comes

Dustin Poirier is already preparing for a Tony Ferguson matchup despite him not being offered the fight yet. Recently, Dana White revealed they are working on Ferguson's next fight and said it will probably be against Dustin Poirier. Yet, "The Diamond" has said he still has yet to be offered...

Aleksandar Rakic Says He’s Happy & Sad Jon Jones Left Light Heavyweight Division

Aleksandar Rakic has mixed emotions on Jon Jones leaving the light heavyweight division. Jones has been the most dominant light heavyweight in the sport. Yet, he recently announced he would be vacating the belt. For Rakic, that is good and bad news for him. “I’m a little bit happy, though I’m...

Anderson Silva Says Uriah Hall Fight Is Likely His Last

It appears Anderson Silva's legendary career is about to come to a close. Silva is one of the best fighters to ever compete and widely considered the greatest middleweight of all-time. The Brazilian is now 45-years-old and set to headline a Halloween event against Uriah Hall. It is a very...

Georges St-Pierre Believes UFC ‘Surely Don’t Want Me To Run Away With The Lightweight Belt’

Georges St-Pierre doubts the UFC will make the Khabib Nurmagomedov fight. For months now, both St-Pierre and Nurmagomedov have expressed interest in a potential fight. Yet, the UFC has been reluctant to do it leaving the Canadian to retire from the sport. Despite him retiring, the interest is still there...

Luke Rockhold Sends A Stern Warning To The Middleweight Division

Luke Rockhold is putting the middleweight division on notice. Rockhold has not fought since he was knocked out by Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239. Since then, he has been hinting a retirement but recently said he will be coming back. Part of the reason he is returning is due to...

Javier Mendez Explains Why He Wants Daniel Cormier To Remain Retired

Javier Mendez hopes Daniel Cormier will stick to his retirement plan. Cormier is coming off a decision loss to Stipe Miocic in the main event of UFC 252 in their trilogy bout for the heavyweight title. In the lead up to the fight, he said it would be his retirement...

Aleksandar Rakic Preparing For ’15 Minutes Of Hell’ Against Anthony Smith

Aleksandar Rakic knows the stakes are high for his UFC Vegas 8 main event against Anthony Smith. Rakic is coming off a controversial decision loss to Volkan Oezdemir but is still getting a step up in competition in fifth-ranked Smith. It is a very intriguing matchup as 'Lionheart' is coming...

Ovince Saint Preux Tests Positive For COVID-19, Fight Scratched Hours Before Event

UFC on ESPN 15 will now be a nine-fight card as the co-main event between Ovince Saint Preux vs. Alonzo Menifield is off. According to Ovince Saint Preux's manager, Oren Hodak, the perennial light heavyweight contender is removed from the card due to a positive COVID-19 test. Saint Preux was...