Chael: Conor to cut 27 pounds this week

Chael Sonnen: "(Conor McGregor)'s got to be 145 lbs in eight days. I don't know how he's going to do it. He's very lean. He has a very busy schedule."

comments (107) »
 

We owe Jeff Blatnick so much, maybe everything 

“Jeff had the foresight to see that the sport’s growth required a detailed rule set, a list of prohibited actions, and the oversight of athletic commissions in order to grow.”
 

Coach: It's hard enough for Cyborg to make 145 lbs. 

Jonathan Shrager talks with IVan Carmosino regarding his role as physical therapist/strength trainer of Cris Cyborg and her soaring rivalry with nemesis Ronda Rousey.
 

UFC 189 Embedded, Episode 6 

On Episode 6 of UFC 189 Embedded, featherweight headliner Chad Mendes gives cameras a peek inside his healthy hunter's lifestyle... and a tour of his chicken coop.
 

Rothwell: I'd beat Arlovski in devastating fashion 

Jonathan Shrager talks with Ben Rothwell about his recent impressive trio of victories inside the Octagon and his thoughts on the current Heavyweight landscape.
 

White: Aldo probably would have made close to $4,000,000 

Dana White on what Jose Aldo's purse would have been: "Millions of dollars. Yeah, he probably would’ve made close to four million."
 

Inside the Brand: Diamond MMA 

Even at a young age, long before you know what you are going to use them for, your instincts told you to protect your testicles, the family jewels, the nuts.
 

Conor offers White and Fertitta $3,000,000 bet on 2nd rd KO win 

Dana White: "I can't even believe I'm going to say this, but, he told Lorenzo and I the other day ‘I'll bet you $3 million I knock him out in the second round.'"
 

Aguilar: Jedrzejczyk is 'one-dimensional' 

Jessica Aguilar is confident she can be a contender quickly and defeat the champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, who she believes is a one-dimensional fighter.
 

ATT owner details trying to buy UFC, twice 

"It may have stayed around, but it would have been on a very, very, very small scale. I just didn't want to see it go out of business. I wanted a place for our guys to fight."
 

Eye: I believe I'll be world champion by end of 2015 

Number five ranked bantamweight Jessica Eye speaks with our Jonathan Shrager about her next fight with Miesha Tate and her belief she will be UFC champion by year's end.
 

Mike Dolce: IV ban will be worst possible day for MMA 

Mike Dolce: "And, if that is banned, it will be the worst possible day in MMA, because you will see a lot of very serious brain injuries as a result of that."
 

Report: UFC releases 17 fighters, 14 unannounced 

The UFC released 17 fighters includung Lisa Ellis, Jessica Rakoczy, Zhang Lipeng, Luiz Dutra, Josh Sampo, Hatsu Hioki, Ryan Jimmo, and Andrew Todhunter.
 

Larkin: Tumenov's call-out couldn't have been more Russian 

Jonathan Shrager talks with rejuvenated UFC welterweight Lorenz Larkin about his welterweight resurgence, the current landscape, and his approach to MMA outside of fight camp.
 

Sonnen shoots down comeback rumors 

Chael Sonnen last stepped into the Octagon in November of 2013, and despite consistent rumors, has no plans for a return to mixed martial arts.
 

Black breaks down Mystic Mac's winning conditions 

Robin Black discusses Conor McGregor's Winning Conditions ahead of his interim featherweight title bout with Chad Mendes at UFC 189 on Saturday.
 

Aldo passed controversial out-of-competition UFC 189 drug test 

The circumstances around Jose Aldo's UFC 189 out-of-competition drug test were a bit controversial, but the champion did pass them.
 
 

Upcoming Premiere Events

 

Trending MMA Fighters

Ben Rothwell Ben Rothwell
Last Fight: W Matthew Mitrione
Chad Mendes Chad Mendes
Next Fight: Conor McGregor
Chael Sonnen Chael Sonnen
Last Fight: L Rashad Evans
Conor McGregor Conor McGregor
Next Fight: Chad Mendes
Hatsu Hioki Hatsu Hioki
Last Fight: L Daniel Hooker
No Headshot Available Jessica Eye
Last Fight: W Leslie Smith
No Headshot Available Jessica Rakoczy
Last Fight: L Valerie Letourneau
Joanna Jedrzejczyk Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Last Fight: W Jessica Penne
Jose Aldo Jose Aldo
Last Fight: W Chad Mendes
No Headshot Available Josh Sampo
Last Fight: L Justin Scoggins
No Headshot Available Lisa Ellis
Last Fight: L Bec Rawlings
No Headshot Available Lorenz Larkin
Last Fight: W Santiago Ponzinibbio
Mike Dolce Mike Dolce
Last Fight: L J. T. Taylor
Ronda Rousey Ronda Rousey
Last Fight: W Cat Zingano
No Headshot Available Ryan Jimmo
Last Fight: L Francimar Barroso
Stipe Miocic Stipe Miocic
Last Fight: W Mark Hunt
No Headshot Available Zhang LiPeng
Last Fight: L Chris Wade