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Feb 25, 2015 3:02 pm

California Says Weight Cutting At Forefront of MMA’s Problems

There has recently been much talk regarding the dangers of weight cutting. With fighters cutting absurd amounts of weight to fight at lower weight classes, the dangers of weight cutting are being discussed more and more. At UFC 183 alone, John Lineker missed weight by 4 pounds, marking the fourth time he’s missed weight in...

Feb 25, 2015 2:44 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: Thatch, Miller Out Two-Months

Earlier this month, fight fans witnessed Benson Henderson’s successful move up to welterweight, where he defeated Brandon Thatch via submission. The win not only snapped a 2-fight skid for Henderson, but also put him on the map as a welterweight threat. Below are the medical suspensions for the event, which were obtained by MMAFighting: Cole...

Feb 25, 2015 2:30 pm

Coach: Vitor Belfort Looked Stronger on TRT

Ahead of UFC 187 in May, where Vitor Belfort is expected to challenge Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship, there has been much speculation as to how Vitor Belfort will look, and fight, without the aid of Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT). A photo recently emerged of Belfort off TRT, which you can see HERE....

Feb 25, 2015 2:25 pm

Cat Zingano Shows Her Championship Contending Moves

#UFC184 headliner @AlphaCatZingano puts on a show for the fans @UFCGYM for Open-Workouts! A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Feb 25, 2015 at 1:24pm PST During today’s UFC 184 open workouts, Cat Zingano showed off some impressive moves. You can catch the action packed open workout video clip above.


Feb 25, 2015 2:24 pm

Lyoto Machida Hitting Heavy

A video posted by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Feb 24, 2015 at 11:43am PST As Lyoto Machida gears up for his UFC on FOX 15 bout against Luke Rockhold on April 18th, ‘The Dragon’ is looking deadly in this video, where we can see him hitting a heavy bag.

Feb 25, 2015 2:23 pm

‘Terrified’ Hendo Cops a Feel On Tower of Terror Ride

UFC, and PRIDE FC veteran Dan Henderson recently went with his family to Disney, where he rode the Tower of Terror ride, and was busted copping a feel on his wife. Funny pic from Tower of Terror, caption this! #busted A photo posted by Dan Henderson (@danhendo) on Feb 22, 2015 at 5:40pm PST

Feb 25, 2015 1:54 pm

UFC Fighters React To The Josh Neer Gym Beatdown Video

Recently, UFC veteran Josh Neer posted a video online of himself brutally beating a man who has since be identified as Patrick Martin. Neer explained that Martin had harassed him continually via Facebook, and finally he offered Martin a challenge to spar, which Martin accepted. At this point there are two very different stories being...

Feb 25, 2015 1:46 pm

Hendo Grants Fan’s Dark Autograph Request

Recently, Dan Henderson was approached by a fan with an autograph request to sign his picture of Michael Bisping unconscious after Dan Henderson landed his famous ‘H-Bomb’ at UFC 100. Hendo grabbed a picture of the autograph, which he uploaded to Twitter. First time signing this pic for a fan. Haha pic.twitter.com/gCWnHB65Tv — Dan Henderson...

Feb 25, 2015 1:27 pm

Anderson Silva Returns To Training

It has been almost exactly a month since Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon at UFC 183 and fought Nick Diaz. Since the fight, news has emerged that Silva failed two drug tests for anabolic steroids. Silva has been quiet since the news surfaced, however he can be seen here in a picture with RFA...

Feb 25, 2015 12:39 pm

VICTIM? Man says Neer jumped him unexpectedly

Recently, a graphic, and brutal video surfaced of UFC veteran Josh Neer beating up a man who he identified as someone who had harassed him via Facebook for some time (See that HERE). The man, who has been identified at Patrick Martin, is now telling his side of the story, which is rather different from...

Feb 25, 2015 12:10 pm

Girl Fight! — ‘Ronda’s A BULLY!’

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, and UFC Octagon girl Arianny Celeste have recently been going back and forth. The ‘beef’ started after Rousey said she would like female fighters to get paid more than ring card girls (See that HERE). This led to Celeste responding, saying that she works hard for her money (See...

Feb 25, 2015 11:38 am

Scott Emelianenko and Fedor Coker… Together Again

Bellator MMA President Scott Coker, and former PRIDE FC kingpin Fedor Emelianenko appear to have a great business relationship. Emelianenko fought for Coker 4 times under the Strikeforce banner throughout his storied MMA career. That, on top of recent images of the pair together, including Emelianenko visiting the Spike TV headquarters in New York (See...

Feb 25, 2015 11:11 am

Askren: ‘I am the king of lay and pray’

Ben Askren is widely believed to be one of, if not the single best, welterweight outside of the UFC. Askren, the ONE FC champion, is most well known for his very elite level wrestling skills. When a fan proposed a fight between Askren and former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre to find out who...

Feb 25, 2015 10:59 am

BEEFIN! Lauzon Doesn’t Feed The “Trolls”

Joe Lauzon is one of the most experienced fighters in the UFC. With 34 professional career fights, 18 UFC fights, and 11 years of professional MMA experience, Lauzon has seen quite a bit in his time as a professional fighter. Coinciding with that, Lauzon has a bit of experience dealing with “trolls” online. UFC fighter...

Feb 25, 2015 10:16 am

REPLAY! “Stud Show Radio” Ep. #044, Benavidez

“Stud Show Radio” (Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) returned Tuesday night with another can’t miss podcast episode. Team Alpha Male Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT on BJPENN.COM. Watch past episodes at the official Team Alpha Male Radio Youtube Channel, or visit TeamAlphaMaleRadio.com for more information. Fight fans are also encouraged...

Feb 25, 2015 8:43 am

Fedor Emelianenko Visits Spike TV HQ

‘The Last Emperor’ Fedor Emelianenko hasn’t fought in an MMA Bout since 2012, when he defeated Pedro Rizzo under the M-1 Global banner. After the fight, Emelianenko retired from MMA, however there has been talk recently of ‘what if’. Below, you can see a picture of Emelianenko at the Spike TV headquarters in New York...

Feb 25, 2015 7:41 am

Josh Neer Under Investigation After Brutal Gym Beatdown

On the heels of Josh Neer releasing a video showing himself landing brutal ground and pound on a man who has been identified at Patrick Martins. The video is extremely graphic, and can be seen HERE. Neer went on to explain that Martins had been harassing him online for some time, which prompted the former...

Feb 25, 2015 7:17 am

Gym Instructor: Josh Neer ‘Beatdown’ Blown Out Of Proportion

Recently, a video surfaced of Josh Neer landing brutal ground and pound shots on a man who was clearly not defending himself. After a few seconds of nasty elbows, several men step in to pull Neer off the man, who has been identified of Patrick Martin, at which point Neer soccer kicks the man in...

Feb 25, 2015 7:15 am

FULL CONTACT! UFC’s Joe Rogan Spars With Kickboxing Legend

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan has a well known past in TaeKwonDo, and continues to train pad work frequently (See that HERE). In the above-video, we can see Rogan and Muay Thai legend John Wayne Parr lightly sparring after some pad work. Skip to the 4:05 mark to see the sparring.

Feb 25, 2015 6:53 am

Cyborg Passes Out-Of-Competition Drug Test, Cleared To Fight

Invicta FC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg has been cleared to fight at Invicta FC 11 on Friday after results from her out-of-competition drug test came back negative. Cyborg is set to face Charmaine Tweet at the event, which goes down in Los Angeles. CSAC Executive Director Andy Foster revealed that Cyborg was tested twice...

Feb 25, 2015 6:52 am

Werdum: ‘I’ll Beat Velasquez Just Like I Beat Fedor’

Recently the UFC announced that Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum would headline UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. The bout will be a title unification bout, with Velasquez being the current UFC heavyweight champion, and Werdum being the interim UFC heavyweight champion after defeating Mark Hunt via KO at UFC 180. Werdum spoke...

Feb 25, 2015 6:52 am

Karate Kid! Machida Punches Solid Boards, Hard — Old School

Old school!! #Machida Karate #karate Shotokan A video posted by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Feb 23, 2015 at 9:25am PST Check out this video of former UFC champion Lyoto Machida going old school with his training style!

Feb 25, 2015 6:46 am

Koscheck Wants To End Career With The UFC

Josh Koscheck hasn’t been in the Octagon since he was KO’d by Tyron Woodley at UFC 167, over a year ago. The loss extended Koscheck’s losing streak to 3, and opened the door for retirement talks among fans, but not Koscheck. “I never said the word, ‘retire,’ That never came out of my mouth. What...

Feb 25, 2015 6:33 am

Lyoto Machida, The Next American Idol? — You Decide!

Tá difícil galera,mas no próximo vou tentar tocar e cantar melhor.It is Hard but next time i will be better!! @pugetoliva #cizinho A video posted by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Feb 24, 2015 at 9:15am PST Is former UFC champion Lyoto Machida the next American Idol? Watch the clip above of the top ranked UFC...

Feb 25, 2015 5:56 am

McGregor Goes Gangster In New “Thug Life” Video

Conor McGregor has another “Thug Life”, or in this case, a “Tug Life” video! This clip comes from his recent fight against Dennis Siver in Boston. Check it out below. You can see Ronda Rousey’s “Thug Life” video HERE, Joe Rogan’s “Thug Life” video HERE, Benson Henderson’s “Thug Life” video HERE, and Nick Diaz “Thug...