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Feb 28, 2017 8:30 am

After defeat of Jim Miller, Dustin Poirier has his eyes on two potential opponents

With plenty of judging controversy and a definite lack of finishes, UFC 208 went down as a pretty forgettable card. The card did, however, produce one memorable moment in a thrilling, back-and-forth battle between talented lightweights Dustin Poirier and Jim Miller. Despite sustaining a leg injury in the third round, Poirier ultimately won this action-packed...

Feb 11, 2017 7:39 pm

UFC 208 Results: Dustin Poirier defeats Jim Miller via majority decision

A key lightweight bout between Jim Miller and Dustin Poirier kicked off tonight’s UFC 208 pay-per-view main card in Brooklyn. Round one begins and Miller comes forward with a jab that misses. Poirier circles and lands a leg kick and then another. Miller closes the distance and lands a hard body shot. He follows that...

Feb 8, 2017 5:16 pm

Jim Miller eyeing fight with Conor McGregor

UFC lightweight veteran Jim Miller went on a bit of a tear in the UFC’s lightweight division over the course of 2016, bouncing back from back to back losses to go on a 3-fight win streak. At UFC 200, Miller began his win streak when he picked up a 1st round TKO win over fellow...

Nov 12, 2016 4:56 pm

UFC 205 Results: Jim Miller defeats Thiago Alves

A catchweight scrap between Jim Miller (28-8) and Thiago Alves (21-11) served as the featured bout of tonight’s UFC Fight Pass prelims in New York. Round one begins and Miller presses forward and lands a jab. He follows that up with a leg kick. Jim pressing the action here and lands a jab upstairs and...

Sep 9, 2016 9:07 am

Jim Miller opens up on training with Mickey Gall

Earlier this year, UFC President Dana White announced that the UFC had signed 1-0 Mickey Gall, with the intentions of him eventually fighting CM Punk. Unfortunately, Punk’s debut was postponed several times due to injuries. In the meantime, the UFC booked Mickey Gall to fight Mike Jackson. Gall left the MMA world stunned as he...

Aug 28, 2016 4:17 pm

Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon have the utmost respect for each other

UFC lightweight veterans Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon went to war at last night’s UFC on FOX 21 event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The bout, which was later awarded “Fight of the night” honors, went the full fifteen minutes and in the end Jim Miller was awarded a split-decision victory from the judges. Many...

Aug 27, 2016 5:42 pm

UFC on FOX 21 Results: Jim Miller defeats Joe Lauzon via split-decision

A lightweight rematch between veterans Joe Lauzon and Jim Miller kicked off tonight’s UFC on FOX 21 main card in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Round one begins and Lauzon presses forward with a front kick. Both men exchange combinations early. Miller lands a nice body kick. Lauzon shoots in and attempts a heel hook. It...

Jul 19, 2016 9:02 am

Jim Miller vs. Joe Lauzon II booked for August

Earlier this month, at UFC 200, UFC veterans Joe Lauzon and Jim Miller both emerged from their respective bouts with KO wins. Miller kicked off the event on the UFC Fight Pass prelims, knocking out MMA legend Takanori Gomi in the very first round, ending his 2-fight losing streak. Similarly, Lauzon knocked out Diego Sanchez...

Jul 9, 2016 3:42 pm

UFC 200 Results: Jim Miller TKO’s Takanori Gomi

A lightweight bout between former PRIDE champ Takanori Gomi (35-12 MMA) and Jim Miller (26-8 MMA) off tonight’s historic UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Miller presses forward with a combo that misses. Gomi with a jab to the body of Miller. Jim lands a nice left hand. Miller catches a...

Mar 5, 2016 4:56 pm

UFC 196 Results: Diego Sanchez defeats Jim Miller via decision

A lightweight bout between Diego Sanchez (26-8 MMA) and Jim Miller (25-8 MMA) capped off the UFC 196 Fight Pass prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Sanchez charges forward and shoots in for a leg. Miller shakes Diego off and lands a step-in elbow. Miller misses with a left hand. Diego misses with a right....

Dec 10, 2015 8:25 pm

UFN 80 Results: Michael Chiesa submits Jim Miller in round 2

Lightweights Jim Miller (25-6 MMA) and Michael Chiesa (12-2 MMA) squared off in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 80. Chiesa starts off by landing a nice combination, but Miller responds with a counter left. Chiesa scores a takedown and quickly moves to half guard. Some nice elbows from Chiesa land flush on Miller. Miller is...

Sep 10, 2015 6:01 am

Jim Miller vs. Michael Chiesa Eyed For UFN 80 On Dec. 10

  Back at the UFC’s ‘GO BIG’ press conference, president Dana White announced that they will be adding a third event on that big December weekend. So now, we will have an event on Dec. 10, 11, and 12, all in Las Vegas. We know the 11th will be the TUF 22 Finale and the...

Jul 25, 2015 7:33 am

Jim Miller: ‘I Show Up For Every Single Fight’

Veteran UFC lightweight Jim Miller will fight Danny Castillo tonight at UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago. Miller is taking this fight on relatively short notice, but isn’t worried about it and told Steph Daniels, Iain Kidd, and Mookie Alexander of BloodyElbow that he prefers it over a long training camp. He also said that...

Jun 22, 2015 2:15 pm

Jim Miller Replaces Rustam Khabilov at UFC on FOX 16

Rustam Khabilov has been forced to pull out of his upcoming fight with Danny Castillo at UFC on FOX 16. UFC veteran Jim Miller will be stepping in for Khabilov and is set to clash with Castillo in a lightweight bout. UFC announced the swap on Monday. Miller has suffered consecutive losses at the hands...

Apr 19, 2015 8:10 pm

Beneil Dariush Wants To Stay Active, But May Need A Break After Win Over Jim Miller

  UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush defeated veteran Jim Miller on Saturday at UFC on FOX 15. At the post-fight press conference Dariush expressed his desire to take some more time off between his next fight, after taking this one on about 30 days notice. “Fighting consistently has been really important for me. I feel like...

Dec 19, 2014 5:05 am

REPLAY! Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller (Full Fight)

Top-ten lightweight Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller are set to face off at Fight Night Atlantic City. Miller hopes to continue his streak of finishes but Cerrone, who has stoppages in his last three fights, believes he is the all-around better fighter. Don’t miss Cerrone’s upcoming fight against Myles Jury at UFC 182.

Jul 17, 2014 6:40 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Donald Cerrone’s KO Over Jim Miller

Last night on FOX Sports 1, Donald Cerrone racked up his third straight win of 2014. It was an impressive performance infront of a packed Revel Arena in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Here’s how the MMA world saw it: Congrats @Cowboycerrone nice Head kick KO!! — Anthony Pettis (@Showtimepettis) July 17, 2014 So excited for...

Jul 16, 2014 12:25 pm

Jim Miller Tired Of Pettis Layoff – Thinks The Champ Lacks Incentive

“It’s damn close to time for an interim title match. He’s a talented kid, but he hasn’t fought. He’s over there signing some big endorsement deals and he hasn’t defended. He’s making money and hasn’t even defended the title. That’s going to give him even less incentive to come back and fight. I don’t feel...

May 2, 2014 6:58 am

Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller headlines UFC Fight Night 45

A key lightweight bout will headline the UFC’s return to Atlantic City this July, as UFC officials recently announced that Donald Cerrone will meet Jim Miller in a five-round contest at “UFC Fight Night 45.” Jim Miller (24-4 MMA, 13-3 UFC) is coming off a first-round submission victory over Yancy Medeiros, which he earned just...

Apr 29, 2014 10:43 am

Jim Miller On Previous Weigh-Cuts: “I’m positive I took years off my life”

  Jim Miller recently sat down with Bloodyelbow.com, where he walked us through his pre-fight routine. More specifically, his weight-cutting routine. And while he seems to have it down to a science now, with a bit of cardio and an immersion bath (also known as a contrast bath)… things weren’t always this way.   Jim used...

Apr 26, 2014 10:10 pm

.gif | Jim Miller Chokes Medeiros Unconscious (Replay)

On the pay-per-view portion of tonight’s UFC 172 event, perennial lightweight contender, Jim Miller made short work of Yancy Medeiros with a first round fight ending choke. Watch more UFC 172 .gif’s HERE.

Apr 25, 2014 11:38 am

After Failing Drug Test, Mederios Stays Pot Free Ahead Of Jim Miller Bout

Cannabis in MMA is a widely spread and often tolerated narcotic. It’s illegal in the United States to use and/or possess the substance, but in some outlining States they tolerate marijuana for recreational and/or medical use. For most athletes, staying clean and all-natural in your diet is crucial to being able to deliver a peak...

Apr 24, 2014 12:36 pm

Jim Miller: “I Satisfy Myself” By Dominating & Finishing

“From day one, I fight to satisfy myself. With the contracts, I get paid twice as much if I win than if I lose. So, obviously winning is number one, but I’m not satisfied with the judges having to come into play. “You’ve never seen me get excited (about?) it.You’ve probably never seen me smile...