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Tim Kennedy: Yoel Romero cheated at UFC 178 and John McCarthy 'got owned by a bunch of guys doing shady things'

And he also says everything Team Romero did at the end of round two was calculated and planned to find a way to give their fighter a winning edge. This past weekend (Sat. Sept. 27, 2014), Tim Kennedy was on the verge of defeating top middleweight contender, Yoel Romero, at UFC 178 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Show More Summary

UFC 178 Salaries: McGregor, Johnson, Cruz Are Well-Compensated for Their Time

(Dominick Cruz made $2,459.02 per second for his 61-second destruction of Takeya Mizugaki. / Photo via Getty) The UFC paid out $1,433,000 in disclosed salaries and bonuses to the 22 fighters who competed at UFC 178, with seven of those fighters comfortably landing in six-figure territory. Show More Summary

UFC 178 medical suspensions and injuries: Cat Zingano facing six-month sit

Now that the dust has settled and the smoke has cleared, it's time to find out who's worse for the wear following the carnage at UFC 178 this past weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today issued its...Show More Summary

Shizuo Imaizumi’s Ki Aikido Video Course: Shomenuchi Kokyunage

TODAY, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, IS THE LAST DAY OF THIS OFFER! We hope you’ve enjoyed the many video clips of Shizuo Imaizumi Sensei in which he talks about and demonstrates Ki Aikido. The Ki Aikido curriculum developed by Koichi Tohei was a major factor in the early development of the art within the Aikikai Hombu… Read More

UFC 178 payouts and salaries: Conor McGregor banks a whopping $150,000 for stopping Dustin Poirier

UFC 178 is in the books and payouts and salaries are in the checkbooks. Here's a complete list of last Saturday night's (Sept. 27, 2014) earnings for all the fighters competing at the "Johnson vs. Cariaso" pay-per-view (PPV) event in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC 178 fighter payouts for those athletes competing at the "Johnson vs. Show More Summary

UFC 179: Conor McGregor (and his Lucky Charms) invited to watch Chad Mendes be excellent

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight phenomenon Conor McGregor was asked to give his thoughts on top division contender Chad Mendes, who fights Jose Aldo at UFC 179 on Oct. 25 in Brazil for "Junior's" championship title. "Notorious"...Show More Summary

Mark Hunt: 'UFC Fighters Get Paid Average Unless You Are The Champ'

Mark Hunt’s “average” payouts from the UFC have landed him at No. 17 on the top 20 list of highest-paid athletes in New Zealand. The New Zealand Herald is reporting that the Super Samoan’s new six-fight deal with the UFC is worth around a guaranteed $350,000 per fight. Show More Summary

Too Soon: Why the Time Isn't Quite Right for UFC 178 Star Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor, the loquacious 26-year-old Irishman with a silver tongue, golden fists and cash-green dreams, had less than two minutes to style on poor Dustin Poirier at UFC 178. Then it was all over, a left hand just missing Poirier 's head but the attached elbow doing no such thing, leaving the No. Show More Summary

UFC 178: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

As expected, Demetrious Johnson made it look easy against Chris Cariaso at UFC 178. The 125-pound champion was able to go to the ground with his challenger in the first and second rounds, eliminating Cariaso 's striking from the equation. Show More Summary

New Zealand Herald claims Mark Hunt is rich, but 'average' UFC heavyweight insists no, he's not

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight slugger Mark Hunt, fresh off a blistering knockout win over Roy Nelson at the UFC Fight Night 51 event earlier this month in Saitama, Japan, is one of New Zealand's 20 highest-paid athletes. That's...Show More Summary

Dana White: Conor McGregor Bigger Than GSP and Brock Lesnar

UFC 178 represented a notorious coming out party for Conor McGregor, who Dana White now calls the biggest star in UFC history. Yes, you read that correctly. After just four fights, the UFC president has conceded that the Irish featherweight...Show More Summary

Miesha Tate has bad news for Cat Zingano: Ronda Rousey will finish you in the first round

"I think Ronda is gonna win the fight. Zingano coming off to a slow start two fights in a row is not going to serve her well against Ronda, who is a fight-finishing machine. She finishes fights in the first round, so you can't come out there with a slow pace and expect to get out of round one with Ronda Rousey... Show More Summary

Videos: Conor McGregor’s UFC 178 Post-Fight Interview and Media Scrum, Because You Can’t Get Enough of This Guy

(Conor McGregor UFC 178 post-fight interview. "I don't just knock them out, I pick the round." #mysticmac / via UFC) If Honest Dana is to be believed, Conor McGregor is the biggest star in UFC history. (Screw you, Ronda! Don't let the...Show More Summary

Monday Morning Hangover: Donald Cerrone crashes Eddie Alvarez's UFC welcome party

After an action-packed UFC 178 event over the weekend (Sat., Sept. 27, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, Eddie Alvarez is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after coming...Show More Summary

UFC 178 results, recap, wrap up: Conor McGregor knockout highlights incredible event

Let's wrap up all the action from UFC 178 this past weekend, shall we? UFC 178: "'Johnson vs. Cariaso" blew the roof off the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sat., Sept. 27, 2014, with an unusual pay-per-view (PPV) offering...Show More Summary

Which UFC Champ Has the Best Shot at Securing Gold in Another Weight Class?

Nine individuals hold a championship title in the UFC. All have achieved greatness by defeating the best to reign atop their division. In that, some current and former champions have flirted with the idea of changing weight classes to...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 54 preview: Rory MacDonald likely earns welterweight title shot by squeezing 'Sponge' in Nova Scotia

"I'm in the 'hunt' mode. I feel like right now in my last couple of fights, I'm really hungry. I'm really focused. I'm here for the kill. I'm coming for the belt and I'm going to demolish everyone I have to, to get to that point." --...Show More Summary

Stories From Stockholm: 'Swedish Giants' full video previews UFC Fight Night 53 on Oct. 4 in Sweden

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to Sweden for UFC Fight Night 53, which takes place this Saturday (Oct. 4, 2014) inside Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, airing exclusively...Show More Summary

NSAC Director Bennett: 'Very Slim' Chance Romero Win Gets Overturned

Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Bob Bennett feels the chances are "very slim" that the governing body would overrule a Yoel Romero Round 3 TKO over Tim Kennedy at UFC 178—in the event an appeal is filed by Kennedy's...Show More Summary

Despite injury to Chris Weidman, Jacare Souza sitting out until February in hopes of replacing Vitor Belfort

Because it doesn't hurt for UFC to have a Plan B. After dominating Gegard Mousasi at UFC Fight Night 50 a few weeks back (video), Ronald Souza's stock rose dramatically, as he shot up to No. 2 on the officials rankings (see them here). That's...Show More Summary

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