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Jun 7, 2015 10:41 am

GRAPHIC! Tavares Breaks Down Loss and Shows off Nasty Cuts

Thiago Tavares fought through blood and sweat last night as he put in a losing effort against Brian Ortega. Ortega busted Tavares open and left a couple gashes above the featherweight’s right eye. Tavares eventually succumbed to strikes in the final minute of the fight, giving Ortega the technical knockout victory. Check out the cut...

Jun 7, 2015 10:02 am

Hendo on Possible Hand Injury: ‘Nothing a Cold Beer Won’t Help’

Dan Henderson brought an already-electric crowd to their feet last night after his dominant performance in the octagon against Tim Boetsch. Boetsch didn’t even have an opportunity to gain any momentum as Henderson clobbered him in the opening minute and ultimately ended the fight in twenty-eight seconds. Directly after the fight, however, Henderson could be...

Jun 7, 2015 9:37 am

CALLED OUT! Rothwell Wants Arlovski For Next Fight

Heavyweight Ben Rothwell put the rest of the division on notice last night after he viciously finished Matt Mitrione inside a round. Mitrione was looking to kick Rothwell out of the top ten with a victory at UFC Fight Night 68, but Rothwell had other plans in mind and will likely jump up a spot...

Jun 7, 2015 9:24 am

Poirier Talks About How Medeiros Was Respectful in Missing Weight

Dustin Poirier put on one of the best performances of his career on Saturday night when he knocked Yancy Medeiros out at UFC Fight Night 68. Medeiros took a body kick early on that stunned him which allowed Poirier to finish him up with strikes. Medeiros weighed in on Friday evening more than three pounds...

Jun 7, 2015 9:12 am

Twitter Reacts to Hendo’s 1st Round KO Win Over Boetsch

Dan Henderson may be 44 years old, but he can still pack one hell of a punch! Hendo stepped into the octagon last night as the underdog against Tim Boetsch and was able to prove the bookies wrong after a 28 second knockout victory. Check out what UFC fighters had to say about Henderson’s 1st...

Jun 7, 2015 8:24 am

REPLAY! Poirier Makes Quick Work of Medeiros After 1st Round TKO

UFC Fight Night 68 saw ten amazing finishes this past Saturday night, one of which had Dustin Poirier dominating Yancy Medeiros in a first round stoppage. Poirier made Medeiros freeze up with a body strike which allowed him to follow up with devestating punches until the referee stepped in to wave the fight off. Check...

Jun 7, 2015 8:19 am

REPLAY! Rivera Drops and Finishes Caceres In Just 21 Seconds!

Francisco Rivera was the favorite walking into Saturday’s fight against Alex Caceres, but nobody expected the fight to end so quickly! Rivera showed he is one of the best in the world when he finished Caceres in just twenty-one seconds in the shortest fight of an action-packed night! Check out the highlights in the video...

Jun 7, 2015 8:12 am

REPLAY! Soto Gets Dropped & KOd by Birchak in Round 1

Anthony Birchak continued an amazing string of finishes at UFC Fight Night 68 when he stepped into the octagon to face favorite Joe Soto. Soto was caught off guard with a brutal combination that dropped him to his back where Birchak eventually finished him for the upset win! Check out the highlights above. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS!...

Jun 7, 2015 8:00 am

World Class Muay Thai Champ Joins ISIS

Valdet Gashi claimed to have been honing his Muay-Thai skills in Thailand for the past several months, but in reality, he had joined ISIS and left for Syria to fight in the war. Gashi confirmed the news during an interview with SRF Radio. The World Muay-Thai champion traveled to Syria with three other boxers. The...

Jun 7, 2015 8:00 am

“Rampage” Parties with Cerrone: ‘Dude Is Buck Wild!’

Why is it not hard to believe that Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is one of the most fun fighters to party with? If he brings half of the excitement to the dance floor that he brings to the octagon, you’re going to have a good time with “Cowboy”! Quinton “Rampage” Jackson met up with the likes...

Jun 7, 2015 7:54 am

UFC Fight Night 68 Numbers! Attendance and Gate Revealed

UFC Fight Night 68 could go down as the best card of the year as fans in attendance saw a total of ten stoppages! Dan Henderson capped off the exciting fight card with a twenty-eight second knockout over fellow middleweight Tim Boetsch. After the event, numbers surrounding the event were revealed. During the post fight...

Jun 7, 2015 5:00 am

WE ROLLIN’! Burt Watson Doing What He Does Best at CFFC

Burt Watson is back doing what he does best! Watson used to be the babysitter of the stars and organized a lot of what happened behind the scenes at UFC. Now, he is babysitting the stars of tomorrow at Cage Fury Fighting Championships! Check out the clip of him below hyping up their champion for...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

‘Spider’ Shows Girl How to do Spinning Backfist & She Learns FAST!

Anderson “Spider” Silva has been forced to spend some time away from the octagon after testing positive for steroids before his bout with Nick Diaz earlier this year. While fans and media await the results of his hearing with the commission, Silva has been keeping busy by training some friends! Check out the clip below...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! MMA Rules Fight with Swords and Armor (Full Fight)

The company who is mostly known for managing the career of PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko have thrown their hats, and helmets, into the knight fighting game. It doesn’t get much more bizarre than this in the world of mixed martial arts, but here’s your chance to see how an MMA fight between knights would have...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

Pitbull: ‘Kimbo/Shamrock? Title Fights Should Always Headline Events’

Bellator Featherweight Champion Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire will be defending his championship at Bellator 138, however he will only be co-headlining along with Daniel Weichel. Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s rivalry will be getting the top-bill on the card as executives believe it will be drawing more eyes to the product. “I see two signs here:...

Jun 7, 2015 2:00 am

REPLAY! Cotto Retains Titles and Knocks Geale Out in the 4th Round

Miguel Cotto successfully defended his middleweight championship earlier this week when he knocked Daniel Geale out in the fourth round. Cotto is now riding a three fight win streak after suffering consecutive losses against Austin Trout and Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather. Do you think Cotto has enough pull to land a rematch against Mayweather? Will Mayweather...

Jun 6, 2015 11:08 pm

Brian Ebersole retires following his UFC FN 68 loss to Omari Akhmedov

Following his TKO loss to Omari Akhmedov at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans, mixed martial arts veteran Brian Ebersole announced his retirement from the sport. Ebersole competed in an incredible 70 bouts during his MMA career, earning 51 victories to his credit. Brian fought in many different weight classes, including lightweight...

Jun 6, 2015 10:46 pm

UFC FN 68 Bonus Report: Ortega, Tavares and 2 others win big!

Tonight’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans delivered in a big way! The card featured some highly entertaining fights and included seven first-round finishes. Four UFC fighters walked away from the event with bonuses. Dustin Poirier, Shawn Jordan, Brian Ortega and Thiago Tavares all pocketed an extra $50,000 for their efforts. Poirier and...