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Jan 16, 2015 11:18 am

HE’S BACK!

Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson has decided to come out of MMA retirement to sign with the Bellator MMA Promotion. At 40-years old the street fighting legend last saw action under the UFC banner when he picked up a defeat against Matt Mitrione. The promotion is expected to make a more detailed announcement during tonight’s Bellator...

Jan 15, 2015 11:08 am

McGregor: ‘I want to go down as the greatest of all time’

“I definitely want to go down as the greatest of all time, and I definitely want to make a hell of a lot of money in the process. Five years down the road? I don’t really plan long term. I live my long-term goals every day in my reality, but in my mind, I am...

Jan 15, 2015 10:40 am

Artem Levin Joins Diaz Camp Ahead Of Silva Bout

Nick Diaz has included kickboxing royalty in the lead up to his upcoming fight against Anderson Silva. In a recent interview with MMAMAnia.com, Joe Schilling explains the decision to bring Artem Levin in to assist with this fight camp. Check it: I want to get Nick the best kickboxers in the world to work with…...

Jan 15, 2015 10:39 am

John Dodson’s Kind Of Strong

UFC flyweight contender, Jon Dodson is back to “Heavy Lifting”, but don’t take our word for it. It feels good to be able to get back into lifting hard and making my knee stronger than ever. pic.twitter.com/s0zf7B8obB — John Dodson III (@JohnDodsonMMA) January 14, 2015

Jan 15, 2015 10:35 am

White Warns: ‘Siver can ruin this whole thing’

“Nobody thought that Conor could beat Poirier, and that he was taking too big of a step up. He wins, and then now for anybody to think that Siver couldn’t ruin this whole thing is nuts because the kid can punch.” “There are many fascinating things about Conor McGregor. Number one, the way that he...

Jan 15, 2015 5:11 am

Lauzon Wants On CM Punk’s Card

“Anyone would be a fool to not want to fight on that card. When Brock Lesnar first came, he was a huge draw. Then he goes out there and wins the freakin’ title. Do I think CM Punk is going to go out there and win the title? Probably not. He’s not even exactly sure...

Jan 15, 2015 5:03 am

Manager: No Plan For A GSP Return In 2015

Despite Dana White’s deepest desire, a representative from Georges St-Pierre’s team is saying that a UFC return in 2015 isn’t in the cards for the former welterweight champion of the world. MMAJunkie.com has it: “Asked of St-Pierre’s plans for 2015, manager Rodolphe Beaulieu wrote in an email to MMAjunkie, “There is no plan for 2015....

Jan 15, 2015 5:02 am

Thiago Silva Will Fight For World Series Of Fighting

Former UFC light-heavyweight fighter Thiago Silva will get a chance to compete on the big stage once more. According to a report from Ariel Helwani, the controversial Blackzilian slugger will enter a four-man tournament to determine the promotion’s champion. In Helwani’s report (Via MMAFighting.com), he cited Ray Sefo, the promotion’s president, as the source of...

Jan 15, 2015 5:01 am

Ratings Report: Jones vs. Cormier Pay-Per-View A Massive Success

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ was the most successful pay-per-view for the UFC in over a year’s time. Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting.com has the report: As was expected with the buildup, UFC 182 was the most successful event for the company since UFC 168, with early cable estimates of the show headlined by Jon Jones...

Jan 14, 2015 4:01 pm

Reebok Announces Partnership With Conor McGregor

Continuing to empower fitness enthusiasts around the world through its tough fitness approach, Reebok announces today its partnership with UFC featherweight contender, Conor McGregor. The signing follows the recent announcement of Reebok’s groundbreaking partnership with the UFC, the world’s leading mixed martial arts organization, and builds upon the global fitness brand’s impressive roster of UFC...

Jan 14, 2015 3:11 pm

White: ‘McGregor v. Aldo Would Be Biggest Fight Of 2015’

“Aldo and Conor, I think that would be the biggest fight of the year. I think it will beat every other fight his year, and (Jon) Jones vs. (Daniel) Cormier was this year. I think this would be the biggest fight this year.” “Part of making a big fight is a lot of people giving...

Jan 14, 2015 2:53 pm

Silva Training Partner Says He Wasn’t KO’d

The recently released footage of Anderson Silva KO’ing his training partner (Replay) is being called into question by Anderson’s sparring partner, Douglas Moura, who says the clip was just clever editing. “I wasn’t out, I was just dizzy. Right after that, I recovered, got back up and we continued training. Nothing happened. No big deal.” “They...

Jan 14, 2015 11:50 am

“UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway” Drug Test Results

All participants from December’s UFC Fight Night 58 event tested clean for banned substances. All fighters were tested, four of which underwent enhanced testing for erythropoietin (EPO). The Brazilian Athletic Commission (The Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA ,CABMMA) released the findings Wednesday, though they would not identify the individual athletes and the specifics they were...

Jan 14, 2015 10:26 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC on FOX 13 Edition

Seventeen UFC on FOX 13 fighters have received mandatory medical suspensions following December’s event in Phoenix. The Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission released the list of suspended UFC on FOX 13 fighters earlier this week, six of whom have been served with six-month terms. The full list of suspended fighters is as follows: Junior dos...

Jan 14, 2015 10:10 am

Kaufman: ‘I bring violence to the Octagon’

“I honestly don’t know why I’ve yet to have a fight booked as I’ve been cleared since October. Maybe all the other girls are scared of the fight they know I’d bring to them. Bethe has stepped up and I want to accept. And in return I can promise the fans that there will be...

Jan 14, 2015 9:58 am

Dear Jon, “We’re supposed to be role models”

Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones have a special kind of bond, one that can only be forged by a costly blood-bath of a five-round UFC title fight. In the wake of the Jones drug testing scandal, Gustafsson has a powerful message for his career nemesis in Jon Jones. Check it: (via MMAfighting.com) “It is bad...

Jan 14, 2015 5:26 am

Ferguson vs. Medeiros Added To STACKED UFC 184 Event

An intriguing lightweight matchup between Tony Ferguson and Yancy Medeiros (pictured) has been added to an already stacked UFC 184 event. UFC officials announced the bout on Tuesday. UFC 184 goes down on February 28, live on pay-per-view from Los Angeles. In the main event Chris Weidman takes on Vitor Belfort. In the co-main event...

Jan 13, 2015 5:17 pm

Bellator 132: Daniel Straus – “I’m ready to put my hands on him”

This weekend’s Bellator 132 headliner, Daniel Straus talks about his upcoming title fight, a rematch against Patricio “Pitbull” in Temecula, California, with BJPENN.COM Radio’s Anton Skoro. Who ya got? Catch BJPENN.COM Radio, MMA’s premier Podcast, every Sunday on BJPENN.COM.