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Dec 19, 2014 4:37 pm

REPLAY! CM Punk on “OTR” (Full)

Yesterday, while on “Off The Record” CM Punk discussed his new gig as a UFC fighter, and got heated with host, Michael Landsberg.

Dec 19, 2014 4:28 pm

Official ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Poster Released

UFC officials have released the official poster for January’s ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ event. UFC 183 goes down on January 31 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas. Here’s the full poster:

Dec 19, 2014 3:54 pm

Chris Weidman Says He Just Trained At Belfort’s Gym

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was just at Blackzilian Headquarters, alive, and in the flesh. Here’s what he said: “Had a great day of training today! Thanks for all the pointers. Great coaches, partners and gym. Can’t wait till February 28th. #andstill” Had a great day of training today! Thanks for all the pointers. Great...

Dec 19, 2014 1:14 pm

CM Punk: ‘I’d Fight Anderson Silva Tomorrow For The Right Price’

“Who I fight isn’t 100 percent up to me. I don’t think it’s 100 percent up to any fighter. That’s what the [UFC matchmaker] Joe Silva’s of the world are for. Would I fight Nate Diaz? This is where he takes it out of context. Yea, I would fight anybody given the proper time to...

Dec 19, 2014 12:57 pm

Tito Ortiz “wants to work things out” with the UFC

“Yes, (Tito was approached to be included in the lawsuit). He felt that it was just best to not be a part of that suit. Obviously, everybody wants a better situation for the fighters, as far as pay and benefits. But Tito just felt that at that particular time, he wanted to opt out. Because...

Dec 19, 2014 12:47 pm

Khabib: America will fear Russia

“If our fighters fly to America, it does not mean that they are second-rate. Our fighters are among the best. All the men who go, some of them (maintain) a 100 percent to 80 percent record. This is just the beginning.” “After a couple of years, Americans will be afraid. I know that many of...

Dec 19, 2014 12:42 pm

Chad Macias On The CABMMA: “I think they just want me to go away”- Exclusive

  Chad Macias, Team Alliance MMA strength and conditioning coach and molecular physiologist, was a guest on BJPENN.COM Radio a few weeks back. During that episode Macias spoke about Brazil’s athletic commission, Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA), and presented what he saw as discrepancies in their drug testing procedures. For a quick recap of...

Dec 19, 2014 12:37 pm

Heun Speaks Out On UFC Sponsor Tax That Cost Him Thousands

  In 2010 ZUFFA LLC implemented a layer of protection for fighters in order to help weed out sponsors who lacked a real ability to pay. It was dubbed “The Sponsor Tax”. Basically, without getting into too much detail, any company wishing to sponsor a fighter inside the Octagon would first have to pay ZUFFA...

Dec 19, 2014 12:11 pm

Dustin Poirier Announces Move To Lightweight

Top 5 UFC featherweight fighter, Dustin Poirier has decided to move up in weight. The American Top Team fighter took to twitter to make the news, and then later clarified on Instagram as to why. Check it: "@FrigUrself: @DustinPoirier are you moving up to LW?" Yes — The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) December 19, 2014 And the...

Dec 19, 2014 11:47 am

STAREDOWNS! UFC Fight Night 58 Edition

Earlier today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales and squared off for fight fans. If you missed today’s event, here are some stills of the action: Silva v. Rhodes: Junior v. Cumming: Barao v. Gagnon: (Co-main event) Machida v. Dollaway: (Main event)

Dec 19, 2014 11:14 am

UFC Fight Night 58 Weigh-In Results

Today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts for tomorrow night official. If you missed BJPENN.COM’s Live broadcast of the event, here are the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) C.B. Dollaway (186) vs. Lyoto Machida (185) Renan Barao (136) vs. Mitch Gagnon (136)...

Dec 19, 2014 9:52 am

TITO CLAUSE – Ortiz Gives Back To The Kids

‘Tis the season’ Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Tito ‘The Huntington Beach Bad Boy’ Ortiz is giving back to the community, this Holiday season. Check it: #aBellatorHoliday I was Santa. @BellatorMMA @toysfortots — Tito Ortiz (@titoortiz) December 18, 2014 #aBellatorHoliday I was Santa. @BellatorMMA @toysfortots A photo posted by titoortiz1999 (@titoortiz1999) on Dec 12, 2014...

Dec 19, 2014 9:46 am

McGregor Talks Moving To Lightweight, Fighting Aldo

Conor McGregor reflects on the year gone by and looks ahead to 2015 when he plans to win the UFC world featherweight title against Jose Aldo in front of 80,000 fans at Croke Park in his native Dublin.

Dec 19, 2014 5:31 am

Jon Jones Creates Smiles

Say what you want about the pound-for-pound king, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones. Sure, he may have his issues, but he does a lot of good too. Recently the UFC champion took to the Special Education Class at Rio Grande High, to make some kids happy this Holiday season. Check it: “Had a awesome time hanging out...

Dec 19, 2014 5:21 am


“I’ve always seen something special in Anthony Pettis. When you see a guy that’s that talented and he’s only going to get better – I mean, he can do things to people that other people can’t do,” White said. “For instance, Gilbert Melendez has three different titles in three different organizations. Gilbert grew up with...

Dec 19, 2014 5:20 am

Dana White Responds to CM Punk Critics

“Some people love it, some people hate it. The people who are opposed to it and bitching about it, I get it. Every fight that we do isn’t going to be everybody’s thing, but there will be people who want to watch him and those that don’t. “He and I have become friends. And he...

Dec 19, 2014 5:10 am

Investigative Report Breaks Down UFC Lawsuit

Investigative reporter, John Barr, discusses the antitrust lawsuit filed against the UFC this week by Jon Fitch, Cung Le, and Nate Quarry. Barr explains the process moving forward and what the legal team will need to accomplish in order to build a solid case.

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.

Dec 19, 2014 5:04 am

Jimmo Wants To Stay A UFC Fighter, But He Wants Change Too

“The thing that people are mistaken of, ‘oh you’re not a company man’ or, ‘you don’t want to be there.’ I do want to be in the UFC and the fact that I’m trying to make a little bit of noise about this, proves it more than someone who’s just going to be in agreeance....

Dec 19, 2014 4:30 am

Fight Night Barueri: Fan Event Recap

Fans visit with Dominick Cruz, Cezar “Mutante” Ferreira, and the Octagon Girls in Barueri, Brazil before the big event, Fight Night Baruerie: Machida vs. Dollaway on Saturday.

Dec 18, 2014 4:15 pm

UFC Announces Deal With TSN

The UFC has announced a new broadcasting partnership in Canada that will see UFC cards being broadcast on TSN, as well as occasionally on The Fight Network. To explain further, TSN is Canada’s equivalent to ESPN, making this a huge deal for the UFC. MMAFighting broke the story earlier this week, which also stated that...

Dec 18, 2014 1:01 pm

Dana White: “Ben Askren does not want to fight in the UFC”

“The thing is with Ben Askren is that Ben Askren doesn’t really want to fight here, in my opinion. People that are close to him say the same thing. The guy is making a ton of money to fight nobodies, but when you talk and you say a lot of things it keeps your name...