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Jul 25, 2016 2:48 pm

VIDEO | Mark Hunt is still pissed: ‘F— the UFC!’

Mark Hunt is still livid about Brock Lesnar’s Anti-Doping Policy violation. Hunt and Lesnar fought at UFC 200 where Lesnar was able to beat Hunt by unanimous decision on July 9. On July 15, news broke that Lesnar was flagged for a potential anti-doping violation. Since the news of Lesnar’s two failed drug tests came...

Jul 25, 2016 2:38 pm

Stunning BJJ world champion Michelle Nicolini looking to make her name in MMA

Michelle Nicolini has established herself as one of the most decorated female Brazilian jiu-jitsu competitors in the history of the sport. Now, the eight-time world champion and member of the BJJ Hall of Fame is looking to put her stamp down in the world of mixed martial arts. “I just moved to Singapore to train...

Jul 25, 2016 2:14 pm

Conor McGregor gunning to become the highest paid athlete in the world

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor recently linked up with superstar soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo. The two had a classic faceoff in the Octagon while Ronaldo visited McGregor at his gym in Las Vegas where he has been training recently for his rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor posted another photo with Ronaldo and said, “My brother...

Jul 25, 2016 1:41 pm

VIDEO | Fighters make predictions on Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is getting the rematch that has had him “obsessed” over after losing for the first time in the UFC. McGregor is getting a shot to avenge his second-round submission loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on August 20. Fellow fighters were asked about who they think will take the...

Jul 25, 2016 12:44 pm

Chael Sonnen: ‘I took everything in the world that you can’t take!’

Former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen is being completely honest regarding his recent drug testing done by USADA. With his two-year suspension complete after testing positive for multiple banned substances in 2014, “The American Gangster” says that he is still unsure if his recent test results will come out clean. “If I pass this first...

Jul 25, 2016 11:48 am

Holly Holm: ‘I think I just need to believe in myself a little more’

Following her loss to Valentina Shevchenko on Saturday night, Holly Holm is now on a two-fight losing streak after being the champion of the UFC women’s bantamweight division. Holm spoke with the media in the post-fight press conference following her loss and says that she knows she is capable of performing better than how she...

Jul 25, 2016 11:09 am

VIDEO | John Kavanagh unsure if Conor McGregor will defend his featherweight belt

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is scheduled for a non-title welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on August 20. With the fight being McGregor’s second fight in a row at 170 pounds, people are questioning if “The Notorious” will ever make it back down to 145 pounds to defend his featherweight title that...

Jul 25, 2016 10:54 am

Urijah Faber questions if PED use could end up leading to ‘attempted murder’ charges

UFC bantamweight contender Urijah Faber prides himself on being a clean fighter. With all the buzz of UFC stars Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar being flagged for Anti-Doping Policy violations, Faber questioned what it could lead to if something devastating were to happen in a fight. For instance, Michael Page recently crushed Evangelista Santos with...

Jul 25, 2016 10:31 am

VIDEO | BJJ highlight getting a lot of attention

Well, it’s Monday and it’s time to get motivated and back in the gym. This Brazilian jiu-jitsu video highlighting Jessica Rodriguez has gotten a ton of views and will hopefully be enough to get you packing your bag to get to the gym for some training. @BJJPix put together the short video of Rodriguez and...

Jul 25, 2016 9:51 am

VIDEO | UFC 201 Countdown: Robbie Lawler vs Tyron Woodley

As UFC 201 approaches this weekend, take a closer look at the main event of the card featuring UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and contender Tyron Woodley. From the video description: “After a decade in the sport, “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler now holds the UFC welterweight title – and is tasked with defending it against powerful...

Jul 24, 2016 11:32 pm

PHOTO | Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo happy to see his ‘bro’ Conor McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been bringing in a fan base from all over the world with his captivating showmanship. Recently, world renown soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo posted a photo with “The Notorious” in the Octagon that will surely bring some attention to McGregor as he prepares for his rematch with Nate Diaz at...

Jul 24, 2016 11:15 pm

VIDEO | Boxing champion Danyelle Wolf looking to make the transition to MMA

Danyelle Wolf has been turning some heads with her new highlight video that she recently released. The three-time USA boxing champion is looking to make her transition to MMA and her video is making sure people know about it. “Doing this crossover to MMA is almost like second nature to me,” Wolf said to WSOF....

Jul 24, 2016 11:12 pm

Dan Henderson: ‘Win or lose I’m ready mentally to retire’

MMA legend Dan Henderson had all the stars align for him at UFC 199. On the main card of UFC 199 leading up to the middleweight title bout between Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping, “Hendo” delivered another signature knockout over the tough contender Hector Lombard. Then, when Bisping shocked the world and knocked Rockhold out...

Jul 24, 2016 12:01 pm

Chael Sonnen claims he holds an NSAC record

Former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title challenger Chael Sonnen claims he holds a Nevada State Athletic Commission record. A Brock Lesnar fan took to Twitter to voice his displeasure with Sonnen for Chael’s comments regarding Brock Lesnar’s failed USADA drug test at UFC 200. Sonnen responded to the fan with the following information: 6....

Jul 24, 2016 9:16 am

VIDEO | Holm and Shevchenko post-fight presser highlights

Valentina Shevchenko would like another shot at current UFC women’s champ Amanda Nunes following her big main event win at last night’s UFC on FOX 20 event in Chicago. Meanwhile, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm says she is in “no position to call out Ronda Rousey or Cris Cyborg” following her latest loss...

Jul 24, 2016 9:06 am

UFC on FOX 20 Reebok Pay: The Lowest Total Of The Year Thus Far

According to a report from MMAJunkie, the UFC on FOX 20 Reebok Outfitting pay from last night’s UFC on FOX 20 event was the lowest of the year thus far. UFC on FOX 20 was headlined by a key women’s bantamweight bout which saw Valentina Shevchenko upset former UFC champion Holly Holm via decision. The...

Jul 24, 2016 8:58 am

VIDEO | Guy DeLumeau scores a twister submission at Pancrase 279

Pancrase 279 aired live on UFC Fight Pass last night, and the lucky fans who tuned in got to witness veteran Guy DeLumeau land this slick twister submission on Satoshi Inaba. Get to the storm cellar! A Twister has touched down at #Pancrase279! — UFC Fight Pass (@UFCFightPass) July 24, 2016 The victory snapped...

Jul 24, 2016 8:44 am

VIDEO | UFC on FOX 20 Post-fight Press Conference

Watch the post-fight press conference from last night’s UFC on FOX 20 event in Chicago. The event was highlighted by Valentina Shevchenko’s upset victory over former UFC champion Holly Holm in the evenings main event. Feared Brazilian striker Edson Barboza also picked up a big win over former Strikeforce title holder Gilbert Melendez at the...

Jul 24, 2016 8:26 am

VIDEO | Valentina Shevchenko’s Backstage Interview

Valentina Shevchenko scored the biggest win of her UFC career last night in Chicago by earning a unanimous decision victory over former title holder Holly Holm. Shevchenko utilized some excellent counter strikes and nasty leg kicks to batter Holm on route to the main event victory. Who would you like to see “The Bullet” fight...

Jul 24, 2016 8:22 am

VIDEO | Shevchenko and Holm’s post-fight octagon interviews

Valentina Shevchenko scored the biggest victory of her UFC career last night in Chicago by earning a unanimous decision victory over former title holder Holly Holm. Check out what both women had to say following their exciting five-round battle which served as the UFC on FOX 20 main event. Who would you like to see...

Jul 24, 2016 8:18 am

VIDEO | UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley – Extended Preview

Prior to next weekend’s UFC 201 headliner between welterweight champ Robbie Lawler and top contender Tyron Woodley, take a look at this extended preview with UFC commentator Joe Rogan. Both men, Lawler and Woodley, possess serious knockout power. Who do you think will emerge victorious in the UFC 201 main event? Sound off PENN Nation!

Jul 24, 2016 8:13 am

VIDEO | UFC 201 Free Fight: Tyron Woodley vs Josh Koscheck

Prior to next weekend’s UFC 201 pay-per-view main event, watch top welterweight contender Tyron Woodley take on former title challenger Josh Koscheck at UFC 167. Who do you think will leave with the UFC welterweight title next weekend Tyron Woodley or current champion Robbie Lawler? Sound off PENN Nation!

Jul 24, 2016 8:08 am

UFC champ Amanda Nunes reacts to Shevchenko’s big win

Current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes took to Twitter last night where she shared her thoughts on Valentina Shevchenko’s upset victory over former title holder Holly Holm. Nunes believes Shevchenko and Julianna Pena should now square off in a number one contenders bout: I won the first fight with @BulletValentina by UD… if I...

Jul 24, 2016 8:04 am

Pros react to Shevchenko’s victory over Holm

Valentina Shevchenko picked up the biggest win of her UFC career last night in Chicago by scoring a unanimous decision victory over former title holder Holly Holm. Here is how the pros reacted to Shevchenko’s impressive victory: I wouldn't want to fight either. #Holm is intense and #Shevchenko is scary. #UFCChicago — Dan Hardy (@danhardymma)...

Jul 24, 2016 7:55 am

Pros react to Barboza’s decision victory over Melendez

Edson Barboza utilized some brutal leg kicks to earn a unanimous decision victory over former Strikeforce title holder Gilbert Melendez in last night’s UFC on FOX 20 co-main event. Here is how the pros reacted to Barboza’s win: Barboza is one big-ass lightweight. #UFCChicago — The Spartan (@EliasTheodorou) July 24, 2016 I would hate to...

Jul 24, 2016 7:46 am

UFC on FOX 20 Bonus Report

UFC on FOX 20 in Chicago delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at last night’s UFC on FOX 20 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC on FOX 20’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night...

Jul 23, 2016 10:39 pm

VIDEO | Eddie Wineland TKOs Frankie Saenz (highlights)

Saturday evening in Chicago, Illinois, Eddie Wineland snapped his 2-fight skid after a year away from the Octagon. Wineland picked up a TKO win over Frankie Saenz in front of his local crowd. The win was an extremely impressive one for the former WEC champion, who is now 22-11 in his professional career. Check out...

Jul 23, 2016 10:26 pm

VIDEO | Edson Barboza vs. Gilbert Melendez (highlights)

In the co-main event of ‘UFC on FOX 20’ Gilbert Melendez made his return to the Octagon against Edson Barboza. The fight was a thrilling one, with Barboza ultimately getting the win via unanimous decision, keeping his run at a title shot going! See the highlights above!