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Sports Illustrated ranks top 50 fittest athletes, and Conor McGregor somehow beats Demetrious Johnson

Have you ever wondered who the world’s fittest athletes are, and wished someone would rank them?

We haven’t really, either. But for all the sports junkies who love a good pound-for-pound argument, Sports Illustrated has put out… 428 more words


UFC 216's extended preview gives origin story on Ferguson-Lee beef, ignores UFC 215 shuffle

The way Kevin Lee sees it, destiny placed him opposite Tony Ferguson.

“Me and Tony were bound to fight, whether it was going to be headlining at T-Mobile Arena for a world championship, or if it was going to be in my backyard,” Lee said in an extended preview for UFC 216. 523 more words


Ferguson-Lee interim title fight takes UFC 216's top billing over Johnson-Borg

Based on a new event poster and the UFC.com bout listing, longtime UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s attempt at one of MMA’s most prestigious records will be relegated to co-main-event status. 392 more words


Watch: FiveRoundMMA Episode 34, Season 5

Did the UFC do the right thing in reinstating Daniel Cormier as light heavyweight champion? Was Luke Rockhold in a salty mood after defeating David Branch? 20 more words


Controversial Canelo-GGG judge Adalaide Byrd's status in question for UFC 216 in Las Vegas

If you’re a combat sports judge, it’s never a good thing when your name is known. Indeed, that is the case with Adalaide Byrd.

Byrd came under fire this past weekend in the wake of her score for the boxing super fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. 357 more words


Twitter Mailbag: Is this too high a price to pay for a clean(er) UFC?

The UFC’s anti-doping program can be a bummer for fans, but does that mean we’d be better off without it? Plus, did we all get what we deserved, in one way or another, with the main event scratch at UFC 215? 1,812 more words


Reports: Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg rebooked for UFC 216 in Las Vegas

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson still has his wish to potentially break the consecutive title defense record against Ray Borg.

Johnson vs. Borg, which was scratched as the UFC 215 headliner last week, has been rescheduled for UFC 216, according to reports.  367 more words