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Jun 10, 2015 1:33 pm

Nothing Much… Just living that “Championship Lifestyle”

American Kickboxing Academy is full of nothing but positive attitude right now. The gym now has two current UFC champions with Daniel Cormier and Cain Velasquez, and a future title challenger with Luke Rockhold. Not to mention lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov healing up from injury, who could challenge for the title in the future. So what...

Jun 10, 2015 1:31 pm

Top UFC Female Leslie Smith Grateful For UFC Pay, But Hurt By Reebok Deal

Toward the end of 2014, the UFC claimed they made a monumental deal for the development of mixed martial arts when they struck an exclusive sponsorship deal with athletic company Reebok. The partnership would lead to Reebok being represented by every fighter on the roster on their way to, and inside of the octagon. Gone...

Jun 10, 2015 1:30 pm

UFC 188’s Gilbert Melendez: “I still have a lot of fight in me”

While making the media rounds in anticipation of this weekend’s UFC 188 event, Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez talks about fighting, and the journey of a martial artist. Shot by BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage. UFC Champ Vain Velasquez on AKA’s Injury Rate: ‘We train hard, we spar hard, but it’s not just our gym’

Jun 10, 2015 12:54 pm

Floyd Mayweather: ‘If Hating Cost Money…’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has a message for the haters out there. It’s pretty simple actually. He thinks people only hate so much for one big reason….it’s free. If it cost money he wonders if so many people would be dogging him constantly Fans haven’t been the nicest after his lackluster fight with Manny Pacquiao that...

Jun 10, 2015 12:45 pm

VanZant Spends Reebok Money On A New Whip

UFC starlet Paige VanZant is having fun spending that Reebok money. The UFC strawweight is one of a few UFC fighters who have signed a special deal with the shoe and apparel brand, a decision that brought a lot of controversy with it. VanZant is not the champion of her division and when she signed...

Jun 10, 2015 12:35 pm

Schaub: ‘Fighting No Longer Makes Financial Sense For Me Under Reebok Deal’

UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub isn’t sure if he will fight in the UFC again. The TUF alum says that because of the new Reebok deal, where he would only make 10K, he doesn’t see the benefit in fighting anymore, since he has so many other things going on outside of the cage. Here’s what he...

Jun 10, 2015 12:26 pm

One Legged Kickboxer Wins World Title

Senaid Salkicevic had one leg. Senaid Salkicevic is also a kickboxing world champion. Salkicevic lost his leg in 1994, when his home country of Bosnia was in the middle of a war. Gernades that landed near him, while he was playing at his house, erupted and killed his father. Salkicevic was badly injured and ended...

Jun 10, 2015 12:08 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio #67 W/ Urijah Faber

Miss Tuesday’s “Stud Show Radio”? Here’s the replay, featuring special guest Urijah Faber. Stud Show Radio airs every Tuesday and Thursday on BJPENN.COM.

Jun 10, 2015 12:05 pm

Cris Cyborg Channeling Ronda Rousey, Judo Throws Everyone

Invicta FC champ and Zuffa signed Cris Cyborg is busy preparing to defend her title, then she is expected to start her journey down to 135 lbs., in order to fight the champ and long time rival Ronda Rousey. Check out her Judo skills! “Learning never exhausts the mind.” Leonardo da Vinci One more day...

Jun 10, 2015 11:58 am

Vitor Belfort Is Now A Samurai Warrior… No Really

UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort has a new hairstyle! The MMA vet just loss to champ Chris Weidman and says he’s still willing to make another run at the gold. To celebrate his path and his next journey, he decided to get a special new samurai hair-cut. Check it out! Cabelo novo pra uma fase nova....

Jun 10, 2015 11:48 am

Ronda Rousey Throws The Crap Out Of Everyone — WATCH!

Ronda Rousey is known for her incredible Judo skills, check them out on display in this video, where she’s just tossing everyone around like rag dolls. UFC Champ Vain Velasquez on AKA’s Injury Rate: ‘We train hard, we spar hard, but it’s not just our gym’

Jun 10, 2015 10:09 am

Alex Emelianenko’s Wife Says ‘He’s Innocent, Victim Isn’t Trustworthy’

Alex Emelianenko, brother of Fedor Emelianenko, was sentenced to almost five years for sexual assault and is currently in prison. Recently his wife, who married him while he was in custody, spoke out about the case and said her husband is innocent…of course she did. “I did not give to talk with Alexander following the announcement of...

Jun 10, 2015 9:50 am

Werdum: ‘My Girlfriend’s Ex-Boyfriend Embarrassed Me’

Fabricio Werdum might be the interim UFC heavyweight champion now, but things weren’t always so bright when it came to his martial arts career. He wasn’t always the top-level Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner that he is today and in fact it all started one day on a beach. Werdum told MMAFighting about the time that he...

Jun 10, 2015 9:23 am

Rothwell: ‘I Don’t Think Dana Even Watches UFC’

Big Ben Rothwell feels like the UFC isn’t paying any attention to him, and it’s just not fair. That is basically the summary of what he said while being a guest on The MMA Hour. Rothwell said that he was disappointed and felt kind of ‘gypped’ because Dana White, Joe Silva and Joe Rogan were...

Jun 10, 2015 8:37 am

Werdum: ‘I Can Win, Even If No One Believes In Me’

Fabricio Werdum is hoping to cash in that interim UFC heavyweight title for a unified belt this Saturday in Mexico City. First, he has to beat the champ Cain Velasquez, who has only lost once in his career, suffering a quick KO loss to Junior Dos Santos. Werdum is on a 5-fight win streak and...