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Jul 31, 2015 2:39 pm

‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Weigh-In Results––1 Fighter Misses Weight

The time has come for UFC bantamweight champion and the ‘most dominant athlete’ to put her title on the line once more. She will look to defend it against undefeated Brazilian fighter Bethe Correia, in her home country. The fight goes down tomorrow night, with the early prelims starting at 7PM ET and later the...

Jul 31, 2015 1:42 pm

Pederneiras Talks Barao Moving To Featherweight And Aldo’s Return

  “For now, we haven’t talked about whether he stays at this weight, or goes up. We’ll have that talk next week.” “I feel Barao fought at a level way below his potential. He wasn’t able to perform in the way we saw during training. One positive would be that, even though Barao was very...

Jul 31, 2015 1:21 pm

Vitor Belfort — ‘1 More Title Run… Maybe I’ll Go To 170’

Former UFC Champion and multiple time title challenger Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort is coming off a devastating title fight loss to Chris Weidman. With that defeat fresh on his mind, Belfort only wants one thing… To make one more title run. At the ripe young age for 38, Brazil’s Belfort talked to BJPENN.COM’s  Layzie The Savage...

Jul 31, 2015 1:20 pm

Tyron Woodley — ‘The UFC’s Welterweight Division Is Full Of Killers’

BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage gets into a one-on-one with top UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley. Woodley, who is expected to fight former UFC Champion Johny Hendricks in the coming months, breaks down the UFC’s welterweight division, his weird win over Carlos Condit, and more. BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC!...

Jul 31, 2015 1:10 pm

WSOF 22 Will Feature A Live Music Act

Venezuelan superstar and eOne music artist DJ Zardonic will be in Las Vegas this Saturday night, August 1st for the World Series of Fighting 22 event, live on NBC Sports Network from the Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino. The WSOF has put together a special treat for fans as the world-renowned DJ will put his...

Jul 31, 2015 12:58 pm

Palhares: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk Trash, I Just Do Work’

“I’m here for work. It doesn’t matter what the guy puts on social media.” I’m prepared for the fight, and I’m a champion. It doesn’t matter what the other guy says or writes on Twitter. “Everybody talks a lot, but what’s important for me is to do work, and I know on Saturday, I’ll show...

Jul 31, 2015 12:51 pm

Sky Is Blue, Grass Is Green, And Underdog Bethe Is Still Talking Cr*p

“They’ve built her up to be this invincible fighter from the United States that no one is going to be able to beat. I’m going to show that’s a farce, and I’m going to beat her.” “I believe in myself. I’m going to go in there and beat her. I think I can overcome all...

Jul 31, 2015 10:59 am

Former Champ Benson Henderson Looks For November Return

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is hoping to be back in the octagon by November. That’s according to reports from UFC Tonight, who say ‘Smooth’ is looking to step back in to the octagon sometime in around November and would like to get a spot on the UFC event being held in South Korea...

Jul 31, 2015 10:51 am

Bethe Correia’s Mom Told Her To Break Rousey’s Jaw

“My mother told me the same thing. ‘Please, finish this fight in 10 seconds. Knock her out, break her jaw’. It’s a mom thing. No mom wants to see a daughter get beat up, get hurt, and Ronda’s mom thinks about it. It’s easier to go for a takedown and lock an armbar, you don’t...

Jul 31, 2015 10:44 am

UFC 190 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 4

‘On Episode 4 of UFC 190 Embedded, women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey steals the show at a beachside open workout also attended by title challenger Bethe Correia. Seven-foot-tall heavyweight Stefan Struve trains to play spoiler in his fight against a hero, former champion Minotauro Nogueira, who polishes his own game at his namesake gym. Then...

Jul 31, 2015 10:10 am

Ronda Rousey Explains Why She’s Afraid Of Fighting

“I get nervous, but I don’t get scared like fighting. I get scared of fighting, because the worst that could happen is that I could die or get permanently maimed or become a quadriplegic for the rest of my life. Man, it’s serious. And the worst thing that could happen here is what? Someone could...

Jul 31, 2015 10:03 am

Diego Sanchez Books First Featherweight Fight

UFC veteran Diego Sanchez is making another drop in weight and will give the featherweight division a try. The TUF season one cast member took to Twitter to let fans know that a fight has been book and the contract is in. He wasn’t able to release who or when yet, but did use the...

Jul 31, 2015 10:00 am

WATCH! UFC 190: ‘Rousey vs. Correia’ Post-Fight Press Conference — LIVE!

Ronda Rousey is set to clash with Bethe Correia in Brazil at the HSBC Arena on Saturday night! PRIDE legends Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira also clashed in the co main-event of the evening. See how the biggest event of the month played out by watching the fallout at the UFC 190 Post...

Jul 31, 2015 9:58 am

Bellator MMA Signs Heavyweight Justin Wren

  Fighter signing news came out today from Bellator MMA, who just inked a deal with heavyweight Justin Wren. Wren hasn’t fought in 5 years, after leaving the sport, but has returned and looks forward to starting things back up in the Bellator cage. Via Bellator Press Release: Justin Wren walked away from a promising...

Jul 31, 2015 9:42 am

Reebok Signs First Brazilian UFC Fighter To Exclusive Contract

  “We think ‘Jacare’ fits very nicely into what we’re doing, and for us he’ll be the face of UFC in Brazil, so it’s a big deal. He’s maybe one of the greatest jiu-jitsu artists who ever lived. He’s amazing. He’s a tactician of the sport. “We love how versatile he is as a fighter,...

Jul 31, 2015 9:23 am

Ronda Rousey: ‘It Was So Easy To Cheat’

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently talked about the new UFC drug policy, revealing that she has been tested randomly three times ahead of UFC 190. Rousey also said that she’s happy about the stricter testing because when she first came into UFC she was shocked at how easy it was for fighters to cheat....

Jul 31, 2015 8:49 am

Did Conor McGregor Make Over $10 Million At UFC 189?

According to the UFC interim featherweight champion, this might be the case. Conor McGregor took out Chad Mendes at UFC 189 when he dropped him in the second round. It was exactly what McGregor had predicted. Now the dust has settle a little bit and McGregor’s currently coaching on the new season of The Ultimate...

Jul 31, 2015 7:29 am

UFC 190: Media Day Highlights

‘UFC correspondent Megan Olivi catches up with some of the stars of UFC 190 to get their thoughts on their upcoming bouts. Check out the highlights.’ ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

Jul 31, 2015 6:50 am

Judo World Champion Eyes Possible MMA Career

“I like MMA and I think it’s cool, but I have to train to see how it is. I don’t know I’ll know how to punch someone in the face or be punched in the face. I have never been punched in the face in my life, so I have to see if it would...