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Aug 3, 2014 4:49 pm

Cummins Not Happy With Jones Diss, Wants Anthony Johnson Next

“I actually like the fact that Jon Jones is looking at me like I was some kind of, you know pop up, quick ‘one and done’ kind of guy, when you know realistically I wanna challenge for the belt. So if he’s gonna overlook me that’s great, because it’s going to catch up with him...

Aug 3, 2014 4:20 pm

Jon Jones “Can’t Wait” To Show D.C. What’s Up With The Champ

The rivalry between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier continues to brew ahead of their UFC 178 showdown next month. The undefeated Cormier has seen little a test during his tenure as a prize-fighter, and as of late, at light-heavyweight, he’s ascended through the ranks entirely unopposed. The champ, Jon Jones wants to remind his confident...

Aug 3, 2014 4:14 pm

Anderson Silva Sends Condolences To NBA’s Paul George After Leg Break

NBA All-Star Paul George suffered a terrible leg break last week during NBA action. The break (pictured), was much like the time Anderson Silva broke his leg in the UFC 168 main event against Chris Weidman. Having gone through the recovery process of a similar fracture, Silva offered the following message of support. “I had...

Aug 3, 2014 8:07 am

REPLAY! Fighter Gets KO’d With A Flip Kick

Do a front-flip, while kicking someone in the face and do it on a big stage. If you can, you’re as cool and as awesome as Alex Filip, who KO’d Roman Palamar this weekend in the Superkombat Grand Prix in Romania.

Aug 3, 2014 7:53 am

Top Prospect Brandon Thatch Withdraws From UFC Bout With Nasty Broken Toe *NSFW

Top UFC welterweight prospect, Brandon Thatch was recently forced out of his Fight Night 49 scheduled bout against Jordan Mein. Thatch chose to remove himself from the event following a terrible toe break. Check it: I'm bummed to say I have to pull out of my fight against Jordan Mein. I compound fractured my toe...

Aug 3, 2014 4:00 am

BJPenn.Com Radio Tonight At 7 P.M. Jorge Masvidal, Seth Baczynski, & Matt Sayles

Listen To Sports Internet Radio Stations with BJPenncom Radio on BlogTalkRadio Our first guest is coming off a second straight UFC win and with little time off is scheduled to fight Bobby Green at UFC 178. Jorge Masvidal is on a roll and with this next match up announced we have plenty to talk about....

Aug 2, 2014 11:04 am

Overeem Thinks A Rematch Against Brock Lesnar Could Be In His Future

“I do believe that Brock Lesnar will be coming back, I don’t want to call it from retirement, but he is a huge draw, big guy, sells tickets. So that’s a fight I would be interested in.” In a recent interview with MMAMaina, UFC heavyweight fighter Alistair Overeem discussed an off-the-radar rematch in his sites....

Aug 2, 2014 10:55 am

Fedor Says Cain Velasquez Fight He Would Want

“Cain Velasquez. He has some technical difficulties, but he has ambition and he’s fearless. He wants to win so badly and he’s in great condition. He’s a thinking fighter.” In a recent interview (via “The Last Emperor” Fedor Emelianenko stated that if he was still an active, elite-level fighter, he would be targeting a...

Aug 2, 2014 10:45 am

Silva Says Leg At 95%, Won’t Really Test It Until Fight Night

“I’ve been doing a lot of physical therapy, and right now, it’s at 95 percent and improving. On the day of the fight, it’s going to be 100 percent.” “[The Titanium Rod] will come out (of the leg) if I decide to, but prior to this fight, not a chance. Some people, they remove it,...

Aug 2, 2014 10:34 am

“UFC Fight Night 51: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski” Fight Card Finalized

Next month’s UFC Fight Night 51 event has been finalized with an 11 bout lineup. In the night’s main event,  former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei ‘The Pitbull” Arlovski will look for redemption in defeating his former opponent, Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva. ‘UFC Fight Night 51: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski’ goes down on September 13th from the Nilson...

Aug 2, 2014 10:21 am

Vigilante MMA Store Clerk Invited To Train At Blackhouse

“That fighter from the convenience store, I want him to come train with us. I want him for sure. As soon as I saw that video and saw he was from Houston, I started calling a couple of people from Houston, like, ‘Hey, do you know this guy?’ So, whoever you are, I can’t remember...

Aug 2, 2014 10:12 am

PHOTO | Urijah Faber, Gunnar Nelson & BJ Penn Train

During UFC Fight Night Dublin, Urijah Faber was hit with a revelation… He’s trained with Gunnar Nelson before. Prior to fight night, he had no clue. The Caption Reads, Thought so. Hair & beard threw me off. @bjpenn @gunninelson @ufc @joelauzon

Aug 2, 2014 10:07 am

Miguel Torres Won A Fight Last Night

“Tonight I fought for Rebel FC in Singapore against a well prepared opponent, it was a war and got the victory. Want to thank all of my students, training partners, everyone who helped teach for me while I was training, my family for all the support, and Rebel FC for the opportunity. Felt great to...

Aug 2, 2014 10:00 am

Patrick Cote: 11 Knee Surgeries In 12 Years of MMA

Injuries are common place in Mixed Martial Arts, and so are surgeries to repair them. Which is why it makes sense that a fighter, with the longevity of Patrick Cote, may have had multiple surgeries on the same part of the body. In a recent interview, the former UFC title challenger explained that since his...

Aug 2, 2014 9:45 am

Cris Cyborg Training At Phuket Top Team In Thailand

Cristiane Cyborg is the former Strikeforce champion, current Invicta champion, 2 x ibjjf world champion & ranked as the no.1 female 145lbs fighter in the world. Looking to make the drop to 135lbs and show the world she is the best pound for pound female fighter on the planet. Training and preparing at Phuket Top...

Aug 2, 2014 9:39 am

Did Jon Jones Really Just Attack This MMA Fan On Instagram?

We’ve seen UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones say some pretty “interesting” things on social media, only to delete them moments later. It’s kind of apart of his persona now. With that being said, we are not able to confirm if this incident between Jon Jones and a fight fan actually happened, because the comments now...

Aug 1, 2014 7:00 pm

Silva’s Family Not Happy With UFC Return

During today’s UFC conference call, Anderson Silva stated that his family is against his return to fighting. “To tell you the truth, they are not too happy. They respect my wish and now they are coping with it. I don’t think anybody’s family would like to see them going to war, and with mine, it...