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Luke Rockhold on ‘mafia’ UFC: ‘When you lose your leverage, these people try to step on you’

Luke Rockhold blasts the UFC ‘mafia’ for ‘disrespect’ he faced: ‘These people will try to step on you.’

Mike Perry tells Michael ‘Venom’ Page he’s been ‘fighting cans your whole life,’ MVP responds

Michael ‘Venom’ Page and Mike Perry traded insults ahead of their BFKC 27 showdown in London.

Rory MacDonald tried to ignore retirement, ‘but your body and your flesh kind of cries out to you’

Rory MacDonald explains why he chose to retire, how long he’s been contemplating the decision, and what comes next.

Demetrious Johnson recounts time Dana White called him a ‘dumbass’ and UFC threatened to close flyweight division

Demetrious Johnson details his fallout with the UFC, Dana White chastising him, and the promotion threatening to close the flyweight division.

Nate Landwehr recounts hospital run-in with David Onama hours after insane FOTY win

Nate Landwehr recounts his brief hospital run-in with David Onama hours after their insane "Fight of the Year" candidate at UFC San Diego.

Bo Nickal ‘confident’ he could beat Israel Adesanya or any top 10 UFC middleweight right now

Bo Nickal only has two professional fights on his record. But the highly-touted prospect believes he’s already good enough to beat Israel Adesanya – or any other top-10 fighter in the UFC.

Marlon Vera ‘1000 percent’ respects Dominick Cruz, but stands by comments on his style: ‘I wasn’t talking s***’

Marlon Vera respects Dominick Cruz as a bantamweight pioneer, but stands by previous comments about his style.

Shane Burgos announces move to PFL

Shane Burgos is making the move from the UFC to the PFL.

TUF 30 winner Julianna Miller explains journey from ‘Attempted’ to ‘Killer’ Miller

The TUF 30 winner makes a clarification about her nickname, where it came from, and how she hopes to inspire people through her difficult journey.

Geoff Neal lobbies for Gilbert Burns to fight him, not Jorge Masvidal: ‘Why wait?’

Geoff Neal thinks a fight with top welterweight contender Gilbert Burns should happen sooner rather than later.

Sam Alvey proud of UFC career despite record, knew run ‘was likely going to be over’ heading into last fight

Sam Alvey wasn’t oblivious to the facts heading into UFC Vegas 59.

Aljamain Sterling says he sometimes feels like ‘the red-headed stepchild’ of the UFC

Aljamain Sterling says that "certain people" in the UFC have made him feel like "the red-headed step-child" of the promotion.

Dominick Cruz breaks down keys to Petr Yan vs. Sean O’Malley, Aljamain Sterling vs. T.J. Dillashaw

Dominick Cruz breaks down UFC 280’s two big bantamweight fights: Aljamain Sterling vs. T.J. Dillashaw and Petr Yan vs. Sean O’Malley.

Terrance McKinney doesn’t expect Paddy Pimblett matchup next: ‘He has to take the baby steps’

Terrance McKinney is targeting bouts with Paddy Pimblett, Jim Miller, or Bobby Green next.

Anthony Smith explains re-signing with UFC, ‘intrinsic value’ of ending career there

Anthony Smith hopes to retire with the UFC, cites ‘intrinsic value’ of staying with the promotion after his fighting career is done.

Kayla Harrison pleads for Cris Cyborg ‘winner take all’ fight, invites her to ‘juice to the gills’

Two-time PFL champ Kayla Harrison did an impromptu interview on The MMA Hour to push for a fight with Cris Cyborg.

Aljamain Sterling responds to T.J. Dillashaw: ‘The guy’s still cheating, he’s still finding ways to cheat’

Aljamain Sterling believes that T.J. Dillashaw is still cheating the system: ‘Once a cheater, always a cheater.’

Sam Alvey angles for Jake Paul fight after UFC release, reveals past sparring run-in: ‘He was a douche’

Sam Alvey’s time in the UFC may have come to an end, but that doesn’t mean the 36-year-old is hanging up his gloves for good.

Marlon Vera: ‘Fat’ Petr Yan was too busy eating pizza to fight me

The UFC bantamweight explained the circumstances around his cancelled matchup with ex-champ Petr Yan.

Dominick Cruz explains why he reps himself in most UFC fight negotiations: ‘What is the manager actually doing?’

Dominick Cruz has cut out the intermediary in his conversations with UFC matchmakers.

Jamahal Hill pushes for immediate title shot against Jiri Prochazka: ‘He jumped [the line] and got the belt … why not jump me?’

Jamahal Hill hasn’t seen any signed contracts for Jiri Prochazka’s next fight just yet, so he’s pushing for an immediate title shot next.

Dominick Reyes provides career update following long layoff: ‘I had to figure my own s*** out’

Dominick Reyes is planning to return to the UFC competition by the end of 2022.

Ricky Simon: Sean O’Malley is ‘the least dangerous and easiest fight in my division’

Ricky Simon explains his callout of Sean O’Malley following his submission win at UFC Long Island.

Khamzat Chimaev, Jack Hermansson praise Swedish MMA pioneer Alexander Gustafsson: ‘He’s the champ for us’

Khamzat Chimaev and Jack Hermansson showed their appreciation for Alexander Gustafsson following the Swedish star’s latest loss at UFC London.

Josh Silveira on Amanda Nunes’ comments about his father after UFC 269: ‘I think that was just something she had to say’

Josh Silveira defends his father against Amanda Nunes’ claims that he shouldn’t have let her face Julianna Peña at UFC 269.

Arnold Allen ‘very frustrated’ by recurring injuries, still targeting a 2022 return and top-5 opponent

Arnold Allen hopes to return to action later this year against a Top-5 opponent so he can finally earn a featherweight title shot.

Stevie Ray: Anthony Pettis trying to ‘reassure himself’ with excuses ahead of PFL playoff rematch

Alexander Volkanovski hopes Charles Oliveira beats Islam Makhachev at UFC 280: ‘Charles is definitely a bigger fight’

Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski wants Charles Oliveira to reclaim the lightweight title at UFC 280, setting up a superfight.

PFL CEO says ‘outreach’ being made for Kayla Harrison vs. Cris Cyborg, hopes to be in Nate Diaz talks as well

Can PFL turn Kayla Harrison vs. Cris Cyborg into a reality? PFL CEO Peter Murray provides an update.

Anthony Pettis: Fighters ‘addicted’ to fame UFC brings, need to test open market

The former UFC champ has seen firsthand how fighters don’t always act in their immediate best interests.

Shane Burgos: Not entertaining other contract offers would be ‘negligent’ and ‘disrespectful’ to my family 

Entertaining UFC featherweight Shane Burgos will see what the UFC and others have to offer before deciding on his next contract.

‘He putting me in the fridge?’: Alex Pereira scoffs at Israel Adesanya’s threat to leave him ‘frozen like Elsa’

The war of words between UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and rising contender Alex Pereira continue.

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