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Jan 23, 2018 2:42 pm

Chad Mendes Teases His Upcoming UFC Return

A lot has changed since Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo. He left the division and a path for Max Holloway, all the while who was leaving a path of destruction behind him. Holloway didn’t let another loss appear on his record after his loss to McGregor, eventually dethroning Aldo himself and successfully defending against...

Jan 23, 2018 1:58 pm

Max Holloway Sends Las Vegas a Message From the Emergency Alert System for UFC 222

This is not a drill #BlessedEra @moskova pic.twitter.com/X3EwaPDbt4 — Max Holloway (@BlessedMMA) January 23, 2018 There’s already a big fight booked for March and Max Holloway is wasting no time getting out the message. In a redo from UFC 218, he’ll be squaring off with multiple time UFC featherweight title challenger Frankie Edgar at UFC...

Jan 23, 2018 12:09 pm

VIDEO | Watch Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier’s UFC 220 title defenses in super slow-mo

Last weekend, the UFC touched down in Boston, Massachusetts with UFC 220. In the main event, we saw UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic halt the momentum of the massively hyped Francis Ngannou, outperforming him from bell-to-bell en route to a lopsided unanimous decision. In the co-main event, meanwhile, Daniel Cormier returned to winning ways, mauling...

Jan 23, 2018 9:51 am

Joe Rogan speculates that Francis Ngannou didn’t train grappling for UFC 220

Last Saturday night, in the main event of UFC 220, Francis Ngannou’s hype train came to a skittering halt, as he was out-wrestled, out-paced, and altogether out-fought by UFC heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic. In the pre-fight promotion for this bout, Ngannou was sold as an unparalleled force of destruction, an unstoppable behemoth, the second coming...

Jan 21, 2018 4:31 pm

UFC 220 Reebok Outfitting Payouts: Headliners Miocic and Ngannou combine for $70,000

UFC 220 Reebok Outfitting Payouts The octagon returned to Boston last night for UFC 220. The pay-per-view event was headlined by a heavyweight title fight between current champion Stipe Miocic and surging contender Francis Ngannou. Miocic was able to weather an early storm from Ngannou before eventually taking control of the highly anticipated title fight....

Jan 21, 2018 10:34 am

Francis Ngannou issues quick statement on UFC 220 loss to Stipe Miocic

Last night, in the main event of UFC 220, hulking French-Cameroonian knockout artist Francis Ngannou lumbered into the cage with the goal of defeating Stipe Miocic and winning the UFC heavyweight title. In the end, however, the massively hyped Ngannou was outclassed by the champion, whose cardio and wrestling were simply too much to deal...

Jan 21, 2018 9:33 am

Volkan Oezdemir has classy reaction to first UFC loss

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC 220, Volkan Oezdemir attempted to succeed where 20 other men have failed, and defeat Daniel Cormier. Despite a strong start, Oezdemir quickly fell victim to Cormier’s incredible pressure and wrestling, and ultimately succumbed to a second-round TKO. This loss is Oezdemir’s first in the UFC. Apparently, however,...

Jan 20, 2018 10:34 pm

MMA community reacts to Stipe Miocic’s historic UFC 220 win over Francis Ngannou

Stipe Miocic became the first man in history to defend the UFC heavyweight title three consecutive times on Saturday night at UFC 220 in Boston. Miocic was matched up against the feared and powerful knockout artist Francis Ngannou and was able to put the brakes on Ngannou’s quick rise and exposed some holes in his...

Jan 20, 2018 10:01 pm

UFC 220 results | Stipe Miocic dominates Francis Ngannou to set heavyweight title defense record

In the main event of UFC 220, Stipe Miocic attempted a record-setting third-straight defense of the UFC heavyweight title. His opponent was surging French-Cameroonian knockout artist Francis Ngannou. Much like Volkan Oezdemir before him, the challenger Francis Ngannou came out extremely aggressive. And much like Daniel Cormier before him, Miocic weathered the storm, defended intelligently,...

Jan 20, 2018 9:08 pm

UFC 220 results | Daniel Cormier mauls Volkan Oezdemir to retain title (highlights)

In the co-main event of UFC 220, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier attempted to defend his title opposite Swiss knockout artist Volkan “No Time” Oezdemir. Though Oezdemir came out swinging, and seemed to frustrate the champ with his range and size, Cormier showed no fear, wading into a firefight with his stone-fisted challenger, and...

Jan 20, 2018 7:42 pm

UFC 220 results | Rob Font smashes Thomas Almeida (highlights)

In the opening bout of the UFC 220 main card, bantamweights Thomas Almeida and Rob Font stepped into the cage together in an early frontrunner for Fight of the Night honors. Though Almeida entered this fight as a notable favorite, it was ultimately Font who came out on top. After a fun first round, the...

Jan 20, 2018 6:52 pm

Dana White gives decisive answer on CM Punk’s UFC future

Ever since former pro wrestler CM Punk was dominated in his MMA debut by Mickey Gall, we’ve been wondering if he’ll everget back into the cage. From the sounds of it, Punk will not only participate in a second bout, but it’ll actually occur in the UFC’s Octagon, where he came up short in his...

Jan 20, 2018 2:43 pm

Play by Play Radio // UFC 220 – Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 220 pay-per-view event in Boston? BJPenn.com has you covered! Tune in to “Play By Play Radio” for up to the second results from tonight’s UFC 220 main card action. “Play By Play Radio” is hosted by former UFC Fighter Troy Mandaloniz, UFC Legend BJ Penn and bjpenn.com’s Chris Taylor. The...

Jan 20, 2018 12:49 pm

VIDEO | Dana White Expects Gigantic Names to Fight in the UFC This Year

As the smoke settles from the announcement that Tony Ferguson will fight Khabib Nurmagomedov potentially for the UFC undisputed lightweight title, it turns out that this is only the beginning of what could be the biggest year for the organization of all time. That is, if half the things Dana White predicts will happen actually...

Jan 18, 2018 7:32 pm

BREAKING | Josh Emmett vs Jeremy Stephens to Headline UFC on Fox 28 in Orlando

The speculation is over regarding UFC on Fox 28’s main event. After losing the Yoel Romero vs David Branch fight that was looking like it was going to end up headlining in Orlando, Florida, the Orlando Sentinel has now reported that the main event will be a top Featherweight clash between Josh Emmett and Jeremy...

Jan 18, 2018 5:05 pm

Ovince Saint Preux vs Ilir Latifi Bumped to UFC on Fox 28

Well instead of a replacement, it looks like Ovince Saint Preux won’t be changing opponents after all but instead just fight dates. He and fellow top-ranked UFC light heavyweight, Ilir Latifi were initially supposed to square off at UFC on Fox 27, January 27. That was until Latifi suffered an injury which led to OSP to...

Jan 18, 2018 4:36 pm

A Violent Welterweight Scrap is Slated for Mid-April UFC Fight Night

Carlos Condit: A calculated buzzsaw of a kickboxer. Matt Brown: A relentless muay thai brawler incapable of being counted out or having a bad fight. Somehow, some way, these two have never fought each other before. Call it just coincidence, or perhaps the universe knowing that we simply weren’t ready for the amount of violence...

Jan 18, 2018 6:47 am

Report | UFC targeting Cris Cyborg vs. Amanda Nunes superfight for May PPV

Over the last few weeks, there has been ample discussion surrounding a potential superfight between UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg and UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes. UFC President Dana White has assured this is the fight he wants next for both women. “First of all, Amanda Nunes wants to fight her. Amanda Nunes...

Jan 17, 2018 10:47 am

BREAKING | A Huge Rematch is Slated for UFC 223 in Brooklyn

The UFC isn’t playing around this year. Fresh off the heels of an undisputed title fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson being made official for UFC 223, there is another huge fight being slated to join them. Rose Namajunas is expected to defend her UFC strawweight championship against former champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk after shockingly...

Jan 16, 2018 7:56 pm

UFC 220 Appears to be Starting A New Increase in PPV Price

Over the years, we’ve been accustomed to our monthly UFC Pay-Per-View events. Of course, as the title suggests, you have to pay to view… That number over the last decade or so has always been $49.99 for standard definition and $59.99 for high definition, as was the case for 2017’s last UFC event, UFC 219....

Jan 16, 2018 7:05 pm

VIDEO | Referee Mario Yamasaki gets Nike shirt logo covered in the UFC Octagon

James Krause edges Alex White by unanimous decision to close out the #UFCSTL prelims! Right call by the judges? https://t.co/CS8dt2UiIL — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) January 15, 2018 Reebok has a paid sponsorship with the UFC and both parties have to make sure they uphold their part of the deal to keep each other happy....

Jan 16, 2018 6:49 pm

Expected UFC 220 Reebok Payouts Revealed

Oh, the Reebok deal. Everyone has an opinion on it, whether good or bad. It may not be the biggest step forward, but this year the deal is taking a step forward with the new guidelines and protocol. Fighters receive their Reebok sponsor money depending on what tier they’re in which goes by how many...

Jan 16, 2018 12:27 pm

Report | Undisputed lightweight title fight to be announced during UFC 220 festivities

Over the last few weeks, we’ve all been wondering what is going to happen at the top of the UFC lightweight division. Will undisputed champion Conor McGregor return? If he does, will he defend his title against interim champion Tony Ferguson or streaking contender Khabib Nurmagomedov? If he doesn’t, will we get Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov? And...