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Jun 6, 2015 6:57 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jordan lands big heel kick, finishes Lewis with punches

A heavyweight bout finished up tonight’s prelim fights, as Derrick Lewis (12-3 MMA) took on Shawn Jordan (17-6 MMA). “The Black Beast” came out swinging to start the fight, chasing Shawn Jordan across the octagon while throwing some huge right hands. Lewis pressured Jordan against the cage but Shawn was able to scramble free. Jordan...

Jun 6, 2015 6:30 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Akhmedov defeats Ebersole via TKO (knee injury)

Welterweights Omari Akhmedov (14-2 MMA) and Brian Ebersole (51-16-1 MMA) squared off in the fifth bout of the evening. Akhmedov quickly took the center of the cage and landed a big kick to the body of Ebersole. Akhmedov continued to utilize his kicks, battering the legs of his veteran welterweight opponent. Akhmedov fired off a...

Jun 6, 2015 6:13 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Wade out-wrestles Giagos, earns unanimous decision win

The fourth fight of the evening featured lightweights Christos Giagos (11-3 MMA) and Chris Wade (9-1 MMA). Chris Wade began the fight by throwing a leg kick. Giagos pressed forward and attempted a takedown, but Wade was able to scramble and remain on his feet. Wade landed a stiff jab and followed that up by...

Jun 6, 2015 5:42 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Proctor submits Edwards in final seconds of round three

The third fight of the evening featured a lightweight bout between Justin Edwards (8-4 MMA) and Joe Proctor (10-3 MMA). Proctor started off with some early leg kicks. Edwards moved forward with punches and pushed Proctor into the clinch. Proctor attempted some knees from the clinch, but Edwards pulled away and fired off some shots....

Jun 6, 2015 5:10 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jake Collier earns split-decision win over Ricardo Abreu

The second fight of the evening featured the middleweights, as Ricardo Abreu (5-0 MMA) took on Jake Collier (8-2 MMA). Collier landed a couple of good jabs to begin round 1, and Abreu returned fire with some solid left hooks of his own. Both men were happy to stand and trade early on, but it...

Jun 6, 2015 4:26 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Quinonez submits Morales early in the first-round

The first fight of the night featured the bantamweights. Leonardo Morales (4-1 MMA) took on Jose Quinonez (3-2 MMA). Both men started out quickly, Leonardo Morales landed a good leg kick and Jose Quinonez came forward with punches. The fighters moved in to the clinch position and Quinonez scored an early takedown, landing in side...

Jun 6, 2015 2:23 pm

PIC! Thiago Alves’ Nose Post Surgery

Thiago Alves got his nose busted up bad when he fought and loss to Carlos Condit. His face looked like something our of a horror movie. Luckily, he’s back to looking like Thiago Alves, sort of. Alves had to have surgery to repair his badly broken nose. The welterweight posted this picture of his post-surgery...

Jun 6, 2015 1:26 pm

Jackson: ‘If We Have To Handcuff Cerrone To A Chair We Will’

Will he wait or won’t he? That is the question. UFC lightweight Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone has been on a tear and is now the number one contender and next in line for a shot at Rafael dos Anjos. The only problem with that is the champ is still out until December, healing from an injury,...

Jun 6, 2015 12:52 pm

UFC Fighter Makwan Amirkhani: ‘NY Police Should Take Example From Me’

UFC fighter Makwan Amirkhani, best known for knocking out Andy Ogle with a flying knee just 8 seconds into his debut, has a suggestion for the New York police department. Amirkhani recently appeared on The MMA Hour and talked about a lot things, including a video he posted on Facebook, which shows him apprehending a...

Jun 6, 2015 12:19 pm

UFC Fight Night 68: ‘Hendo vs. Boetsch’ Results

UFC Fight Night 68: ‘Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch’ went down Saturday in New Orleans. The MMA legend took on ‘The Barbarian’ and returned to greatness in quick order. Here’s the full results: Main Card: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Tim Boetsch vs. Dan Henderson- Dan Henderson wins via KO at :28 of round...

Jun 6, 2015 11:39 am

Boestch: ‘I’d be honored to retire Hendo’

UFC middleweight Tim Boetsch will go to battle with MMA legend Dan Henderson tonight at UFC Fight Night: New Orleans in the main event. ‘The Barbarian’ recently talked to UFC.COM about fighting Hendo and what it means to go against someone he looks up to, especially considering this could be his last fight, maybe. “I...

Jun 6, 2015 11:15 am

Hilarity Ensues When OSP Tries To Teach Forrest How To Dance — WATCH!

Teaching the UFC HOF Forrest Griffin how to party hop…#NotHappening Posted by Ovince St Preux on Monday, June 1, 2015 The short clip came out last week sometime, but here’s the full video with audio of Forrest Griffin trying to learn a new dance! BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 6, 2015 10:49 am

Urijah Faber Will Not ‘Whine’ About The Reebok Deal

Plenty of UFC fighters have come forward expressing their thoughts on the UFC/Reebok deal. Like most controversial talking points, there are those who responded positively and those who have not. A lot of fighters are revealing that they will lose a lot of money with the new deal and some fighters are saying they will...

Jun 6, 2015 10:16 am

Melendez: ‘Eddie Alvarez And I Are The Perfect Recipe For FOTY’

UFC lightweight and former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez is looking forward to his scrap with former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez. During recent media obligations to promote the fight Melendez acknowledges that it’s a fight many people have been wanting to see for a long time now, with both men being former champions in other organizations....

Jun 6, 2015 10:00 am

Thiago Tavares Training Footage Ahead Of Tonight’s UFC Event — WATCH

Ahead of tonight’s return to the UFC’s Octagon, top lightweight Thiago Tavares takes to Phuket Top Team to hone his striking game. And it looks like it’s working! Thiago has only dropped one contest since 2011, and it came via the UFC’s top contender, Khabib Nurmagomedov. He returns to action in June, in New Orleans....

Jun 6, 2015 9:19 am

UFC’s Leslie Smith Responds To McMann: ‘Psssh, I’ll Fight Her’

The dangerous Team Cesar Gracie trained Leslie Smith responds to former UFC title challenger Sara McMann’s call out of the entire female bantamweight roster. She also talks fighter pay, and more. Shot by our own, Layzie The Savage. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 6, 2015 8:59 am

Mike ‘Quick’ Swick Verbally KO’s Alex Garcia

Mike Swick is preparing to make his return to the octagon after a long hiatus. The TUF alum and UFC vet will face off against Alex Garcia at UFC 189, but before that it looks like things are already heating up between the two. Garcia sent out a tweet to Swick telling him he was...

Jun 6, 2015 8:22 am

Bec Rawlings: ‘Women In My Division Are On Juice’

‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings believes that there are women in her division who aren’t playing by the rules. The UFC strawweight was recently asked, in an interview for The Courier Mail, about the new anti-doping policy and testing program that the UFC announced. She said that she’s happy about and hopes it really cleans up the...