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Jun 5, 2015 11:21 am

UFC’s Francisco Rivera On Eye injury: ‘It Could Have Ended My Career’

After a scary eye injury suffered during his fight with Urijah Faber, UFC fighter Francisco Rivera is ready to return to the cage and is grateful it wasn’t worse. “I was scared. When it happened, I didn’t know what eye he poked. That’s what it felt like. It felt like his whole hand went in...

Jun 5, 2015 10:40 am

Dan Henderson’s Trying To ‘Fit In’ With The New Orleans Natives

Dan Henderson is currently cutting weight for his fight against Tim Boetsch, which takes place tomorrow night. Looks like Henderson is in good spirits, sending out this funny picture and saying he’s trying to blend in on Bourbon St. Final weight cut. Walking around bourbon st so I fit in. #nola #ufc #incognito @ufc http://t.co/5Y8CDku0ie...

Jun 5, 2015 10:16 am

Tim Boetsch: ‘Dan Henderson Is My Hero’

Tim Boetsch is ready to do battle with MMA legend Dan Henderson tomorrow night, a man, who he considers to be one of his heroes. Talking to FOX SPORTS. “It does mean a lot to fight Henderson. I’ve been watching him fight for a long time. He’s a hero of mine in the sport.” “I...

Jun 5, 2015 10:08 am

Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush set for UFC Fight Night 74

A key lightweight bout between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush is the latest addition to August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville. UFC officials announced the fight today via FOXSports.com. Michael “The Menace” Johnson (16-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at February’s UFC Fight Night event in Brazil, where he earned a...

Jun 5, 2015 12:50 am

WATCH! In Focus with Kimbo Slice

‘Explore a different side of Kimbo Slice as we take a trip to his hometown of Miami, in this special edition of In Focus.’-via Bellator BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 5, 2015 12:38 am

Forrest Griffin Stars In HILARIOUS Commercial––WATCH NOW

Former UFC champion Forrest Griffin is finished fighting in the octagon, but that doesn’t mean we don’t see him often. He was just recently at the UFC Fighter Summit and now, well, now he’s in this commercial. I think it’s for cars or something, who cares, it’s just hilarious. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert...

Jun 5, 2015 12:38 am

REMINDER: Tickets Go On Sale Today For UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago

The world famous octagon will return to Chicago next month for UFC on FOX 16. The twelve bout fight card is headlined by a bantamweight title fight rematch featuring current champ T.J. Dillashaw (11-2 MMA) taking on former title holder Renan Barao (33-2 MMA). Dillashaw and Barao initially squared off at UFC 173 in May...

Jun 5, 2015 12:37 am

Mousasi Calls Out ‘Old Lion’ Vitor Belfort, Again

Right after Vitor Belfort’s loss to champ Chris Weidman, fellow UFC middleweight Gegard Mousasi took to Twitter to announce that he would love a chance to fight the Brazilian in Japan. Now, he has taken another jab at Belfort, asking if any one has seen the “Old Lion”. Does anyone know where the Old Lion...

Jun 5, 2015 12:37 am

WATCH: The Matchup – Ben Rothwell vs. Matt Mitrione

‘Dangerous heavyweight hitters Ben Rothwell and Matt Mitrione explain why each one will be victorious over the other inside the Octagon this weekend.’ -via UFC BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 5, 2015 12:36 am

WSOF’s Lance Palmer: ‘I Wont Fight In UFC For Under $100K’

  World Series of Fighting featherweight champion and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance Palmer is set to  defend his belt tonight at WSOF 21. Palmer talked to MMAFighting and mentioned that he is fine where he is, at WSOF, but of course the goal is always to fight the best in the best organization. So...

Jun 5, 2015 12:35 am

Gustafsson On Title Shot: ‘I Didn’t Even See Myself In That Position’

Apparently, according to the UFC light-heavyweight himself, Alexander Gustafsson really didn’t expect to get a title shot for the same reason a lot of fans are pointing out. But, he got it and now it’s time to prepare. The challenger says he’s already seen a lot of holes in Daniel Cormier’s game that he can...

Jun 5, 2015 12:34 am

PVZ Hits Instagram Heavy!

UFC’s rising star Paige VanZant is always on top of her Instagram game! Check out a few of her most recent post!! Here we go!!! New Orleans better watch out. Two alpha females coming your way! @cynthia.calvillo A photo posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Jun 4, 2015 at 1:45pm PDT Good morning working out...

Jun 5, 2015 12:33 am

Bader Camp Calls Gustafsson vs. Cormier Booking A ”Learning Experience”

Ryan Bader (19-4 MMA) was booked to fight Daniel Cormier in the headlining bout of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 68 event in New Orleans. However, fate intervened and “DC” was called up to fight for the UFC’s vacant light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson at May’s UFC 187 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, a...

Jun 5, 2015 12:32 am

Timothy Johnson vs. Jared Rosholt set for UFC Fight Night 74

A heavyweight bout featuring Timothy Johnson taking on Jared Rosholt is the latest addition to August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville, Tennessee. UFC officials recently announced the fight. Timothy Johnson (9-1 MMA) made his octagon debut this past April, where he earned a first-round TKO victory over Shamil Abdurakhimov. The win marked Johnson’s...

Jun 5, 2015 12:32 am

Gilbert Melendez Media Day — BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS

Things pick up for top UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez in the weeks leading up to his highly anticipated matchup against Eddie Alvarez. Watch Melendez vs. Alvares on pay-per-view, next Saturday, as part of the UFC 188 main card. Video shot by BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 5, 2015 12:32 am

REPLAY! Cain Velasquez vs. Minotauro Nogueira (FULL)

‘As a young and hungry heavyweight, Cain Velasquez throws down with former heavyweight champion Minotauro Nogueira at UFC 110.’ via- UFC. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 5, 2015 12:31 am

Van Damme Explains How To Be Successful

It’s not everyday you get such great and unique advice from someone you’ve idolized since you were young. That’s definitely the case with this awesome interview that Bloody Elbow’s Steph Daniels did with action movie legend Jean-Claude Van Damme. Here’s some of the answers to Daniels’ questions, from the man himself and make sure you...