Here’s how it usually works if you’re a UFC fighter: You’re given an opponent and a date, you train your butt off for roughly two or three months, then you show up, make weight, fight and hopefully win. 1,537 more words
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Check out an extended video preview of UFC 178, which takes place later this month with a stacked pay-per-view lineup.
UFC 178 is slated for Sept. 207 more words
UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis is more than happy to kick Nate Diaz‘s ass, but he’s having a hard time understanding why the scrappy 209er didn’t speak up when he had his chance. 300 more words
In this week’s Trading Shots, former UFC/WEC fighter Danny Downes joins MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes to look back at a busy weekend in MMA, especially for the UFC fighters trying to stand out in a division in which the belt isn’t in rapid rotation. 1,470 more words
There’s a little bit of everything in this week’s Twitter Mailbag, from a highly speculative analysis of Cung Le’s physique, to a sober look at Phil Baroni’s claim that he was fired for being War Machine’s pal. 2,473 more words
Finally the two-time Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is part of the UFC’s stacked lightweight roster. Alvarez signed an exlusive deal wit the UFC, and will make his long-awaited promotional debut against Donald Cerrone at UFC 178. 192 more words