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MMA coach Ray Longo on how he looks for concussed fighters and has 'the talk'

Fighting is a rough business, but veteran MMA coach Ray Longo tries to minimize risks in the gym.

When a fighter gets too banged up, he has “the talk” with them. 366 more words


MMAjunkie's 'Submission of the Month' for July: One of the prettiest transitions you'll see in MMA

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie looks at the best submissions from July. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Submission of the Month” award for July. 885 more words


What's Next for Gastelum?

Although Kelvin Gastelum tasted defeat on Saturday night against Chris Weidman, the loss opened the door for a potentially better career move.  Gastelum stated his intention of adapting a new lifestyle as he eyes the move back down to welterweight in his next outing.   571 more words

The best from UFC on FOX 25

The door is closed on UFC on FOX 25, which took place Saturday at NYCB LIVE in Uniondale, N.Y. The card aired on FOX following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass and featured former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (14-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) earning a submission victory over Kelvin Gastelum (13-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) in the main event. 188 more words


5 thoughts to ponder after UFC on FOX 25

UFC on FOX 25 is in the books, and while the card apparently didn’t attract much interest by drawing the lowest overnight ratings in the history of the series, there were some compelling moments and storylines coming out of Saturday’s FOX-televised event at NYCB LIVE in Uniondale, N.Y. 851 more words


grown men acting like schoolyard bullies

former UFC middleweight champion chris weidman just won a fight after three consecutive losses and now feels like he’s on top of the world so he has been calling out the current middleweight champion, michael bisping, in interviews and on social media. 243 more words

Michael Bisping and Chris Weidman escalate Twitter beef after UFC on FOX 25

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping and former champ Chris Weidman went one more round on Twitter following Weidman’s win over Kelvin Gastelum at UFC on FOX 25. 413 more words