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Apr 6, 2015 9:13 am

Jamie Varner Suffered Over 30 Concussions Before Retiring

Former WEC and UFC fighter Jamie Varner has retired from the sport due to suffering too many concussions. According to Varner, who spoke on The MMA Hour, he’s suffered more that 30 concussions. With that discovery his doctor told him she should retire from the sport, so he did. Check out what Varner had to...

Apr 6, 2015 8:08 am

Alexander Gustafsson Says ‘It’s Been A Rough Time’ Since Losing To Rumble

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson suffered a crushing loss when Anthony Johnson stopped him the first round of their fight back in Jan. Gustafsson was tapped to fight Jon Jones for a second time in a highly anticipated rematch, until Johnson put a stop to that in a matter of moments, in...

Apr 6, 2015 7:48 am

Shoe Fetish! New UFC Champ Shows Off Her New Kicks

UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk shows off a pair of her sneakers. Looks like being champ has its perks. Are SICK! I feel in love with AM 90 'CORK' infrared! #nike #air #mac#x #airmax #AM90 #cor… http://t.co/YfScCcxb9g pic.twitter.com/8sbQivhBLJ — Joanna Jedrzejczyk (@joannamma) April 6, 2015

Apr 6, 2015 7:24 am

Ben Askren: ‘Going To The UFC Probably Will Never Happen’

One Championship’s welterweight champion Ben Askren recently spoke out about his relationship with the UFC and why he thinks he may never be a part of that organization. “Every weekend. Every weekend it’s on my Twitter. I don’t know, I think it’s kind of becomes a rallying cry for the people who realize Dana (White)...


Apr 6, 2015 7:14 am

Conor McGregor: ‘Know Your Numbers. Mine Is Number 1’

UFC featherweight challenger Conor McGregor took to Twitter to send out a series of tweets detailing his greatness. Does he have a point?   2 years today I am here. Highest ratings: FOX and Fight Pass. Gate records in every venue. Best 1/4 in UFC history. pic.twitter.com/1VuBn0nW1o — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) April 6, 2015 $16.3million...

Apr 6, 2015 6:49 am

WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje Says Anthony Pettis Believed His Own Hype

The World Series of Fighting’s lightweight champion thinks that he could have beaten former UFC champ Anthony Pettis, just like Rafael dos Anjos did at UFC 185. Justin Gaethje told MMAFighting that he doesn’t think Pettis has ever been through anything as grueling as wrestling and that’s why Dos Anjos was able to wear him...

Apr 6, 2015 6:35 am

WWE Legend Jim Ross Says Rousey Has The ‘It’ Factor

Legendary WWE commentator Jim Ross recently spoke about Ronda Rouseys appearance at Wrestlemania 31 and why it would be a good thing for both the UFC and WWE to cross promote with Rousey, “Ronda is becoming a pop-culture icon with the ‘it’ factor and an ever growing fan base who will support her various projects....

Apr 5, 2015 11:05 am

Aldo – McGregor will disappear after UFC 189

Now back home in Brazil, after the UFC 189 World Tour, Jose Aldo talked with the media in his home country. In an interview Aldo gave his thoughts on the tour and on all the talk from McGregor. Check out some of what he had to say. “He can say whatever he wants. I don’t...

Apr 5, 2015 11:04 am

Correia To Rousey — ‘You got 99 problems, and this Bethe IS one’

Remember when Ronda Rousey made that comment about having 99 problems but a Bethe ain’t one? Well now the Brazilian fighter is firing back with her own words and telling Rousey to watch out because after their fight she is going to be her nightmare. “Ronda made fun of me saying she had 99 problems,...

Apr 5, 2015 11:02 am

Clay Guida Clarifies Post-Fight Obama Comments

    Clay Guida won at yesterdays UFC Fight Night 63 and during his post-fight octagon interview he rambled about President Barack Obama, Easter and wrestling. A lot of people wondered what exactly he was trying to get at. Was he calling the president out? Well during the post-fight press conference Guida went to work...

Apr 5, 2015 11:01 am

WWE Wants to Book Rousey vs. McMahon Match

    Ronda Rousey is a star. That can not be debated or argued. Whether you like it or not, she is everywhere. When Rousey appeared at WWE’s Wrestlemania 31 with The Rock, fans from both sports went crazy. She was the talk of the event and many assume she will be back eventually, perhaps...

Apr 5, 2015 11:00 am

Aldo Makes Irish Tabloids, And For All The Wrong Reasons

  During his stay in Dublin, Ireland for the UFC 189 World Tour, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo had a little fun. Perhaps a little too much fun because it was reported that he actually missed his flight back. Now, because of an Irish tabloid paper, we might know exactly what Aldo was doing that...

Apr 5, 2015 10:19 am

Olympic Medalist Flavio Canto Describes ‘Emotional’ Experience With Ronda Rousey

While in Brazil promoting her upcoming fight with Bethe Correia, Ronda Rousey visited a Judo school and surprised the owner with a donation of $30,000.00, seen in the picture above. Now, the owner of the school and Olypmic medalist in Judo, Flavio Canto speaks out about the situation and how he felt when he received...

Apr 5, 2015 10:05 am

Quick Tweet: UFC Fighters Want To Wish You A Happy Easter!

Today is Easter! Check out what some of your favorite UFC fighters and MMA personalities had to say about the holiday! Happy Easter! I hope everyone is enjoying the day! — Tim Boetsch (@TimBoetsch) April 5, 2015 Happy Easter everybody, big day today, we celebrate Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the dead. That's pretty huge… http://t.co/swvY4Yu2t5...

Apr 5, 2015 7:17 am

Guida Defends Wrestling — And “Shame on you” If You Don’t Agree

    At Saturdays UFC Fight Night 63 post-fight press conference, Clay Guida gave his thoughts on the importance of wrestling and wants the fans who boo it to get educated and understand how important wrestling is to the sport of MMA. Here’s what he had to say: “I guess being an exciting wrestler helps,...

Apr 5, 2015 7:01 am

UFC Fighters React To Controversial Iaquinta vs. Masvidal Decision

    See how the MMA world reacted to Al Iaquinta’s controversial win over Jorge Masvidal. I'm a huge Iaquinta fan, but you gotta stay cool and smile in those situations. Same with Masvidal. I scored it for Al, but it was close. — michael (@bisping) April 4, 2015 Oh come on man that's a...

Apr 5, 2015 6:42 am

UFC Fighters React To Chad Mendes’ Stoppage Of Ricardo Lamas

Check out how several MMA fighters reacted to Chad Mendes TKO win over Ricardo Lamas: Mendes can crack #UFCFairfax — Scott Holtzman (@HotSauceHoltzy) April 4, 2015 Great performance by Mendes. — michael (@bisping) April 4, 2015 Great rnd for Lamas until that short right changed errrrything. That's the kind of win Mendes needed to get...

Apr 4, 2015 5:17 pm

NO ENTRY! Ronda Rousey’s Biography “Too Violent” For Walmart

Don’t expect to catch UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey signing books at your local Walmart, because the MMA mega-star’s biography has been banned from the powerhouse retailer. PageSix.com has it: Walmart — the largest seller of guns and ammo in the country — is refusing to sell a book by cage-fighting cutie Ronda Rousey on...

Apr 3, 2015 8:39 pm

FLASHBACK! Cormier and Munoz Looking YOUNG In College

A photo posted by Daniel "DC" Cormier (@dc_mma) on Apr 2, 2015 at 10:32am PDT Check out Daniel Cormier and Mark Munoz in their days from Oklahoma State University! BJPENN.COM’S LAYZIE THE SAVAGE CATCHES UP WITH TOP UFC LIGHTWEIGHT, KHABIB NURMOGOMEDOV — ‘PETTIS IS DONE, MCRGEGOR, RDS AND CERRONE ALL GET SMASHED!’ — WATCH NOW!

Apr 3, 2015 8:27 pm

Pena: ‘Ronda Rousey Consumes My Thoughts’

“She said I was gonna give her a tougher fight than Miesha could ever dream about, but when that day comes, ‘I’m still gonna kick your ass’… That’s a straight quote. I’ll never forget it. In my mind, I was like, ‘Girl, you’re already 6 feet under and you don’t even know it.'” “I’ve gotta...

Apr 3, 2015 8:22 pm

“The Immortal” — I Look Up to GSP

“I’ve always wanted to fight him. I always thought I would have been a good match up for him, although I may not have showed it recently, but honestly I’ve looked up to GSP a shit ton. I’ve learned more from him than just about any other fighter. Probably more than anything, the way he...

Apr 3, 2015 8:11 pm

UFC Veteran Matt Hamill Saves A Child

“Everyone was going like 70 miles per hour. She was driving the wrong way, just kind of swerving around… She was going slower but she was going on the wrong side of the street, and you could see her face, she was kind of drooling. There was obviously something going on with her that just...

Apr 3, 2015 12:51 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘Anthony Pettis Is Done’–Exclusive

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov recently spoke with BJPENN.COM reporter Layzie The Savage about several hot topics in MMA, including Conor McGregor, his upcoming fight with Donald Cerrone and of course the Anthony Pettis/Rafael dos Anjos fight. When asked to give his thoughts on the shocking title fight in which the champ, Pettis, was dominated by...

Apr 3, 2015 11:45 am

Dan Hardy Doesn’t Like Mixed Gender P4P Rankings

Dan Hardy shared his thoughts on having mixed gender rankings in the world of mixed martial arts. Do you agree with his point of view? I know flyweights won't fight heavyweights. P4P ranking is based on accomplishment. But can you think of another sport with mixed rankings? — Dan Hardy (@danhardymma) April 2, 2015 If...

Apr 3, 2015 10:28 am

BEEF! Dos Anjos Puts McGregor On Blast

@FubarMMA @ufc @lorenzofertitta I would put him to sleep — Rafael dos Anjos (@RdosAnjosMMA) March 31, 2015 Rafael dos Anjos was recently asked on Twitter what would happen if he fought Conor McGregor. The confidence in the tweet is not surprising, but it’s always good to see that the new UFC Lightweight Champion is ready...

Apr 3, 2015 10:27 am

“NOBODY SHOULD DOUBT BETHE CORREIA”

“The first thing we established was that she can’t make the same mistakes the previous challengers made, which is going straight at Ronda or letting her close the distance. We are working very hard on that. Her camp hasn’t begun yet, but she’s already training with that mindset. Bethe trains boxing, jiu-jitsu, kickboxing and takedown...

Apr 3, 2015 10:26 am

Former Welterweight Champion Signs with UFC

The Cage Fury Fighting Championship Welterweight Champion Jonavin Webb (8-0, 1 NC MMA) has signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The signing was confirmed earlier today by MMAJunkie. Webb is a submission artist with four submission wins under his belt as well as two knockouts. He was able to force Elijah Harshbarger to submit in...