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Jun 12, 2015 12:06 pm

UFC 188: Open Workout Highlights

At the open workouts in Mexico City, UFC correspondent Megan Olivi catches up with Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum, Gilbert Melendez, and Kelvin Gastelum. Check out the highlights.

Jun 12, 2015 12:01 pm

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 4

On Episode 4 of UFC 188 Embedded, heavyweight headliners Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum pump up their fans at open workouts. The tension between the two continues to build, and Velasquez’s teammates Daniel Cormier and Luke Rockhold only fuel the fire. UFC Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog leading up to the heavyweight title...

Jun 12, 2015 9:20 am

Rampage Gets Smoked In Drag Race – WATCH!

I can’t believe my wide body challenger SRT8 beat my challenger Hellcat SRT in a drag race! I’m gonna change my tires and get a rematch. The tires didn’t catch right my brother Loi drove the wide body. I’ll show the rematch 4 show! A video posted by Quinton Jackson (@rampage4real) on Jun 11, 2015...

Jun 12, 2015 8:35 am

WATCH! MMA’s Biggest Verbal Goofs Pt. 2

‘Part 2 of the funniest slips of the tongue, stutters, mispronunciations, double entendres, and more mishaps of the mouth.’ Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!


Jun 12, 2015 8:16 am

THUG LIFE! Fabricio Werdum Gives Velasquez ‘Troll Face’

THUG LIFE!! Hahahaha #UFC188 #ufcmexico2 #redot #mhp A video posted by Fabricio Werdum (@werdum) on Jun 11, 2015 at 3:30pm PDT UFC heavyweight interim champion Fabricio Werdum met face to face with his opponent, Cain Velasquez at media day yesterday and decided to make things slightly weird by making a strange face at the champ....

Jun 11, 2015 11:15 pm

Gilbert Melendez: Road To UFC 188 — WATCH NOW!

This Saturday from Mexico City, the sold out UFC 188 event goes down on pay-per-view. With the UFC’s roster of Mexican fighters on full display, Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez stands at the top of the heap in the night’s co-main event. A long-awaited grudge match against former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez awaits Melendez in his...

Jun 11, 2015 11:14 pm

Cain Velasquez: Road To UFC 188 — WATCH NOW!

UFC Heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez faces interim title holder Fabricio Werdum in the UFC 188 main event this weekend. While we wait for his highly anticipated return to the Octagon, check out the latest Layzie The Savage special feature, and get a glimpse at what it takes to be the UFC’s heavyweight champion of the...

Jun 11, 2015 1:10 pm

Paige VanZant Thankful For Reebok Deal Despite Peer Backlash

Reebok and the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a deal toward the end of 2014. Fighters were apprehensive to rejoice and celebrate the deal as details surrounding fighter pay have yet to be revealed; All they knew was they were going to be forbidden from wearing sponsors other than Reebok to the octagon. While the underwhelming...

Jun 11, 2015 1:09 pm

Truth! Steven Seagal’s Self-Written Script Made Him Cry When He Read It

“Master” Seagal will go down in history as one of the most mysterious figures of our sport. While it’s clear that pioneers like Bruce Lee and Royce Gracie paved the way for modern day fighters, Steven Seagal still claims to have an impact on the sport. His track record speaks for itself; He has taught...

Jun 11, 2015 1:08 pm

UFC’s Leslie Smith Explains How Nate Diaz’s Kindness Fueled Her MMA Life

There are moments in a fighter’s career when everything clicks. It could be when they first step onto the mat, or when they make their professional debut. For UFC bantamweight Leslie Smith, her moment was especially memorable as it was veteran Nate Diaz that invited her onto the mat to train. “I had just moved...

Jun 11, 2015 1:06 pm

Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Things get strange on the UFC 188 media tour for co-headliner Gilbert Melendez, ahead of this weekend’s pay-per-view event. Is this not the most awkward interview you’ve ever seen? If it’s not please share what is. Shot by BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 1:03 pm

WATCH! Dos Santos In Mexico To See Who His ‘Next Target’ Is

Bom dia! #MexicoCity #UFC188 | | Good morning everyone I just arrived here in Mexico City and Saturday we’re gonna have the heavyweight championship and see who’s gonna be my next target. A video posted by Junior Cigano Dos Santos (@junior_cigano) on Jun 10, 2015 at 7:57am PDT Former UFC champ expects to fight the...

Jun 11, 2015 12:56 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio #68 W/ Andre “Touchy” Fili

Miss Thursday’s “Stud Show Radio”? Here’s the replay, featuring special guest Andre Fili. Stud Show Radio airs every Tuesday and Thursday on BJPENN.COM. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 11:26 am

Kimbo And Shamrock For PED Regulation, Not Ban

Shamrock: “The best way that I could describe this is like putting gas into a race car that’s regular gas,” Shamrock said. “It’s not gonna perform to its maximum level, because of all the pressure you’re putting on the engine and pistons, the carburetor and the gas lines and everything that goes into making that...

Jun 11, 2015 10:55 am

Weidman Talks Country, Sports Cut Off Shorts & Shoots Guns In The Carolinas

This is how we do it. @wonderboymma @tonythompsonpb @hriewe12 @raythompson A video posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on Jun 11, 2015 at 7:38am PDT UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts on his best Southern persona while In The Carolinas with fellow UFC scrapper Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Could the champ get a long in the south?...

Jun 11, 2015 10:51 am

WATCH! UFC 188: ‘Velasquez vs. Werdum’ EA Simulation

There can be only one! EA SPORTS UFC’s sim engine takes on the Heavyweight Title Bout, Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum, at UFC 188. Agree with the outcome? Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 10:09 am

Kimbo: ‘We Can’t Be Role Models F-cked Up On Cocaine’

“They’ll show up at the gym and be like, ‘Pee in this cup,’ or I’ll get a phone call. It’s cool, though. It’s all gravy. They want to make sure it’s a clean sport, because they’ve got these young kids that we’re being role models for.” “These young kids look up to us, and if...

Jun 11, 2015 10:03 am

REPLAY! The Ultimate Fighter Ep. 8 Fight Recap

American Top Team gets back on the board with a big win from Hayder Hassan as he picks up a unanimous decision victory over Felipe Portela. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 9:55 am

Urijah Faber On The Time A Dwarf Cop “Had It Out For Me”

Whether it’s Jon Jones with his hit and run incident, or Bellator’s Mike Richman getting busted by the California State Athletic Commission, fighters seem to be having a tough time following the rules. UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber, on the other hand, had a run in with the law in his learning years which was unwarranted....

Jun 11, 2015 8:52 am

Kimbo Still Works For Porn Company

Kimbo Slice is returning to the cage to fight MMA veteran Ken shamrock at Bellator 138. Even with his stint in the UFC and and other promotions, the former backyard brawler still keeps his day job, at the porn company that helped launch his career. The company was actually the first website to share one...

Jun 11, 2015 7:45 am

Viral ‘Soccer Mom KO’ Video Explained!

So remember that video of the ‘soccer mom’ looking fighter who got knocked out quick? Well the owner of the promotion has come out and is defending the decision to put in a fighter on such short notice and no experience. “I actually thought this would have been a bigger deal 6 months ago the...

Jun 11, 2015 6:58 am

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 3

On Episode 3 of UFC 188 Embedded, fighters including strawweights Tecia Torres and Angela Hill, middleweight Kelvin Gastelum and lightweight Johnny Case adjust to the high altitude. More athletes arrive in Mexico City and kick off fight week with a high-speed police escort: middleweight Nate Marquardt and lightweights Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez. Plus, heavyweight...