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Dec 4, 2016 5:59 am

Wanderlei Silva responds to ‘p*ssy’ Mirko Cro Cop

Until just days ago, Pride legends Wanderlei Silva and Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic were scheduled to go at it for a third time under the Rizin banner this December. Regrettably, Silva was forced to bow out of this planned trilogy fight with an injury. This news did not go over well with Cro Cop. After...

Dec 3, 2016 11:48 pm

MMA community reacts to Demetrious Johnson vs. Tim Elliot

in the main event of the Ultimate Fighter season 24 Finale, Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson and TUF 24 winner Tim Elliot squared off in what turned out to be a spectacular fight. In the first round, Elliot left MMA fans stunned as he not only dropped the flyweight champ, but won the round with his...

Dec 3, 2016 11:36 pm

VIDEO | Demetrious Johnson vs. Tim Elliot (Highlights)

In the main event of the TUF 24 Finale, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson proved once again why he is the pound for pound kingpin as he secured a unanimous decision win over Tim Elliot. In the first round, it appeared as though Elliot would pull off an incredible upset as his extremely unorthodox striking...

Dec 3, 2016 10:28 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Demetrious Johnson defeats Tim Elliot

A flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger Tim Elliott served as the main event of tonight’s TUF 24 Finale fight card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Elliot connects with a handful of punches, however none of them stun Johnson. Johnson shoots for a takedown, which resulted in Elliot ending up...


Dec 3, 2016 9:45 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Joseph Benavidez defeats Henry Cejudo via split-decision

A key flyweight bout between TUF 24 coaches Joseph Benavidez and Henry Cejudo served as the co-main event of tonight’s TUF 24 Finale fight card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Benavidez lands a leg kick to start. Henry charges forward but eats a counter from Joe. Henry with a nice combination and he...

Dec 3, 2016 8:57 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Jorge Masvidal defeats Jake Ellenberger

A welterweight bout between Jake Ellenberger and Jorge Masvidal took place on tonight’s TUF 24 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Ellenberger lands a body kick to start, he follows that up with a low kick. Masvidal charges forward with a combination. Big shots from Jorge. Ellenberger drops. He gets back...

Dec 3, 2016 8:37 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Jared Cannonier defeats Ion Cutelaba

A fight between Jared Cannonier and Ion Cutelaba took place on tonight’s TUF 24 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Cannonier lands a hard leg kick to start. Ion charges forward with a combination. Jared circles out and lands a jab. He follows that up with a right over the top....

Dec 3, 2016 8:01 pm

VIDEO | TUF 24 Finale Results: Sara McMann submits Alexis Davis

A women’s bantamweight bout between Alexis Davis and Sara McMann took place on tonight’s TUF 24 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and McMann starts things off with a right hand. Davis presses forward and lands a combination. Sara goes to the body with a jab and then upstairs with a right....

Dec 3, 2016 7:33 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Brandon Moreno defeats Ryan Benoit via split-decision

A flyweight fight between Ryan Benoit and Brandon Moreno kicked off tonight’s TUF 24 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Moreno lands a good combination to start things off. He charges forward and presses Ryan against the fence. He looks for a takedown and gets it. Benoit immediately pops back up...

Dec 3, 2016 6:54 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Ryan Hall defeats Gray Maynard

A featherweight tilt between Ryan Hall and Gray Maynard served as the featured bout of tonight’s TUF 24 Finale prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Hall misses with a high kick to start. He shoots in for a takedown but it is not there. Maynard presses forward and Hall dives in for another...

Dec 3, 2016 6:16 pm

VIDEO | TUF 24 Finale Results: Rob Font KO’s Matt Schnell

A bantamweight fight between Rob Font and Matt Schnell took place during tonight’s TUF 24 Finale prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Font is able to score an early takedown. Schnell tries to sink in a guillotine choke but Rob is not having it. Font transitions to the back of Matt. He locks...

Dec 3, 2016 5:59 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Dong Hyun Kim defeats Brendan O’Reilly

A lightweight bout between Dong Hyun Kim and Brendan O’Reilly took place on tonight’s TUF 24 Finale prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Kim quickly gets O’Reilly pressed against the cage. Kim working some short shots and knees. Brendan switches the position and drops down for a takedown. It is not there. Kim...

Dec 3, 2016 5:29 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Jamie Moyle defeats Kailin Curran

A women’s strawweight bout between Kailin Curran and Jamie Moyle kicked off tonight’s TUF 24 Finale prelims on FS1. Round one begins and Curran presses forward with punches. Moyle ducks under and lands a takedown. She begins working from full guard. Kailin is able to scramble and get back to her feet. Jamie misses with...

Dec 3, 2016 4:53 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Anthony Smith TKO’s Elvis Mutapcic

A middleweight bout between Elvis Mutapcic and Anthony Smith served as the featured bout of tonight’s TUF 24 Finale prelims on UFC Fight Pass. Round one begins and Mutapcic presses forward and throws a front kick. Smith replies with a low kick that lands. Anthony with a nice jab and then a left hook. He...

Dec 3, 2016 4:31 pm

TUF 24 Finale Results: Devin Clark defeats Josh Stansbury

A light heavyweight bout between Devin Clark and Josh Stansbury kicked off tonight’s TUF 24 Finale event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Round one begins and Clark lands a body kick to start. Stansbury presses forward and misses with a hook. Clark ducks under the punch and presses Josh against the fence. Knees inside from Clark....

Dec 3, 2016 3:54 pm

TUF 24 Finale Live Results Thread

Unable to catch tonight’s TUF 24 Finale event in Las Vegas? BJPENN.com has you covered. Stay glued to this page for up to the minute live results from this evenings event. The TUF 24 Finale event is headlined by a flyweight title fight featuring champion Demetrious Johnson (24-2-1 MMA) defending his title against TUF 24...

Dec 3, 2016 1:29 pm

Tito Ortiz offers to help Carla Esparza keep her TUF motorcycle

Earlier this week, unfortunate news surfaced that former UFC women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza was looking to sell the Harley Davidson motorcycle she won on The Ultimate Fighter season 20, which also saw her crowned as the first ever UFC women’s strawweight championship. Esparza took to Instagram to explain the situation: If anyone is interested,...

Dec 3, 2016 12:56 pm

Benson Henderson has had a torn ACL in every Bellator fight

Former UFC lightweight kingpin Benson Henderson has been competing under the Bellator MMA banner throughout 2016. In April, ‘Smooth’ made his Bellator MMA debut as he stepped into the cage as a welterweight to fight Andrey Koreshkov for the Bellator welterweight championship. Unfortunately for the former UFC champ, he dropped a unanimous decision to Koreshkov....

Dec 3, 2016 10:19 am

Conor McGregor looking to knock Floyd Mayweather out in potential fight

While Conor McGregor is undoubtably one of the most dominant UFC champions in the sport right now, the possibility of the Irish superstar making the jump to boxing has fight fans split down the middle in regards to how they feel the two-weight champ would fair in the boxing ring. While some believe that McGregor’s...

Dec 3, 2016 10:03 am

Conor McGregor responds to Paul Malignaggi’s callout

This week it was revealed that UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor had received his boxing license to box professionally in California. With that being said however, it was also revealed that Mcgregor had been denied a boxing license in Nevada. Despite that, the reports of McGregor being approved for a boxing license in California threw...

Dec 3, 2016 9:35 am

Demetrious Johnson embracing role as “dark horse champion”

Tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada, UFC flyweight champion and pound for pound kingpin Demetrious Johnson will step into the Octagon as he looks to defend his flyweight championship for the ninth time when he faces the winner of ‘The Ultimate Fighter: Tournament of Champions’, Tim Elliot. While Johnson has all but cleaned out the UFC’s...

Dec 3, 2016 9:11 am

Tito Ortiz reveals fight with Chael Sonnen will be his last

While Tito Ortiz is currently gearing up for his Bellator 170 scrap with Chael Sonnen on January 21st, Ortiz has kept the fact that the fight will be his last under wraps, until now. Earlier this year, Sonnen celebrated the end of his two year suspension handed down by the NSAC. Following the end of...

Dec 3, 2016 8:15 am

VIDEO | Brutal slam KO leaves fighter starched

Gerald Harris vs Aaron Cobb #Legacy63 @legacyfighting #RIP More Angles pic.twitter.com/FVMjFu3usN — Zombie Prophet (@ZPGIFs) December 3, 2016 This weekend at Legacy 63 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, UFC veteran Gerald Harris picked up a frighteningly brutal KO win as he knocked out Aaron Cobb with a slam. Harris had Cobb pressed against the fence, which he...

Dec 3, 2016 7:56 am

Demetrious Johnson discusses possibility of moving up in weight

UFC flyweight champion, and pound for pound kingpin, Demetrious Johnson is undoubtably one of the most dominant champions in the history of the UFC. Since winning the UFC flyweight championship in 2012, Johnson has gone on a tear of the flyweight division, defending his title eight times in the span of four years, and all...

Dec 2, 2016 10:51 pm

UFC fires Hall of Famers Chuck Liddell & Matt Hughes

News surfaced Friday night that UFC Hall of Famers Chuck Liddell and Matt Hughes had been let go by the UFC as part of the latest round of company-wide layoffs which saw the new WME-IMG owners fire numerous employees several weeks ago. MMAFighting broke the news, which also revealed that between ten and fifteen employees...

Dec 2, 2016 6:11 pm

VIDEO | Oscar De La Hoya: Canelo Alvarez would beat Conor McGregor’s ass

With the news of Conor McGregor recently getting a boxing license, many are speculating on what it all means. With the UFC’s recent announcement that the UFC superstar “relinquished” the featherweight title, McGregor’s verbal silence has led many to believe he was stripped of the 145-pound belt rather than agreeing to give it up on...

Dec 2, 2016 4:19 pm

Former UFC title contender Rory MacDonald sets up first Bellator fight on Twitter

It was a major shakeup when former #1 UFC ranked welterweight, Rory MacDonald was announced a signed Bellator MMA fighter. Now, just a little over three months have passed since MacDonald signed under Bellator, it looks like the Canadian just did some matchmaking himself on social media and arranged for his first fight since leaving...