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Feb 19, 2015 11:32 am

Phil Davis No Longer Under UFC Contract

It appears as if top UFC light-heavyweight fighter Phil Davis made a gamble with his career, taking his last contracted fight on his UFC contract without an extension. The result? He lost. Following Davis’ decision loss to Ryan Bader, he now finds himself on the outside looking in, without a UFC contract, and without the...

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt Destroys These Pads

Pads with Master Tong A video posted by Cody Garbrandt (@cody_nolove) on Feb 13, 2015 at 3:47pm PST Got Strikes? Rising UFC bantanweight Cody ‘No Love’ Garnbrandt shows off his striking prowess by destroying these pads held by Master Tong.

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Felice Herrig Getting Ready For Paige VanZant

@feliceherrig getting ready for @paigevanzantufc April 18th in Newark NJ on FOX A video posted by Dana White (@danawhite) on Feb 19, 2015 at 8:45am PST Top UFC strawweight, Felice Herrig shows off her striking skills with UFC Veteran Jeff Curran. The Ultimate fighter veteran faces Paige VanZant on April’s UFC on FOX 15 card.

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Cowboy’s Gonna “Cowboy”

My buddy @kevinharvick taking for a few laps!! How fun was that!! A video posted by Donald Cerrone (@cowboycerrone) on Feb 19, 2015 at 8:05am PST Top UFC lightweight, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone shows fight fans what it’s like to speed across a Nascar track. WOW!


Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Lawler on MacDonald rematch: ‘I want a finish’

Earlier this week, it was announced that UFC welterweight champion “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler will defend his title against surging Canadian Rory MacDonald at July’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. The pair of welterweights met back in November of 2013, with Lawler earning a split-decision win over MacDonald. This time around, Robbie is hoping for...

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Arianny Celeste Defines The Term “Relationship”

Press▶️ Find out what it really means to define the relationship TONIGHT on @MTV2GuyCode at 11/10c! A video posted by Arianny Celeste UFC® (@ariannyceleste) on Feb 18, 2015 at 8:44pm PST Are you in a relationship, or aren’t you? UFC ring girl, Arianny Celeste tells you how you know.

Feb 19, 2015 11:24 am

Ronda Wants Fighters To Be Paid More Than The UFC’s Ring Girls

“I think that they should get paid more than the ring girls. And I don’t know if the ring girls get paid too much or the fighters don’t get paid enough. But yeah. There’s definitely a lot more in what the fighters do than what they do. So, I think that’s one thing that’s unfair.”...

Feb 19, 2015 11:22 am

Carlos Condit vs. Thiago Alves Being Discussed For Summer 2015

A welterweight bout between former interim champion Carlos Condit (29-8 MMA) and former title challenger Thiago Alves (21-9 MMA) is being discussed for a possible summer match-up. The potential fight, which “UFC Tonight’s” Ariel Helwani discussed as a possibility on Wednesday’s new episode, could find a spot on the UFC’s schedule in late May or...

Feb 19, 2015 11:19 am

Ronda Rousey Planning On Making 2015 Her “B*tches B*tch”

“Well this is kind of a colorful way to say it. But if 2014 was like it was my bitch, then 2015 is going to look like my bitch’s bitch. You have to remember, I’ve pretty much been fighting all my UFC fights with one leg. Now I feel better than I did even when...

Feb 19, 2015 11:13 am

Luke Rockhold Wants Black House MMA To Have More Drug Tests

“I’m not a fan of (cheating), and I definitely am pushing for more drug testing, more random blood testing and whatnot. Especially (within the) Black House camp. There’s been (three or fur [sic] guys from that camp who have been caught cheating) and (Lyoto) Machida is a Black House guy.” “I think he’s a clean...

Feb 19, 2015 11:07 am

Cerrone And Khabib Beef On Twitter

Despite having a fight booked for May, Donald Cerrone and Khabib Nurmagomedov have decided to take to twitter to engage each other, but it’s not going too well. Check it: @Cowboycerrone I wanted respect you like my opponent but now I have to smash you in octagon! @ufc — khabib nurmagomedov (@TeamKhabib) February 18, 2015...

Feb 19, 2015 5:00 am

CSAC Reduces Rob Emerson’s Suspension

The California State Athletic Commission has reduced Rob Emerson’s suspension from 270 days to just 5 months. The Bellator Bantamweight standout reported the news to BJPENN.com just hours ago: “Well they (CSAC) dropped the suspension down to 5 months instead of the original 9, which will allow me to fight after the end of this...

Feb 19, 2015 4:59 am

Countdown to UFC 184: Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey thinks she will retire from the sport without ever suffering a loss. Challenger Cat Zingano is determined to spoil that dream at UFC 184. Watch Countdown to go inside the main event matchup.

Feb 19, 2015 4:57 am

‘The Baddest Man On The Planet’ Only Fights For Money

‘The baddest man on the planet’ Joe Warren stopped by as a guest on Tuesday’s episode of Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio). While there he talked about several topics. One of which was the reason he fights. While answering a question from a caller about why he has not been in the...

Feb 19, 2015 4:30 am

Frank Mir Talks About This Weekend’s ‘Bigfoot’ Silva Fight

“I think Bigfoot has good counter right hand and a long reach. If you’re aggressive and take it to him, you can be successful. But if you let him off the hook, you’ll be unsuccessful.” Mir on how he has dealt with his current four-fight losing streak: “I took some time off. It was an...

Feb 19, 2015 4:29 am

Dillashaw wants Barao rematch behind him

“I’m super excited about getting him behind me. This is the third training camp I’ve had to fight him. He’s too big for the weight class. I’m going to force him to move up a weight class. I’m too fast for him.” Dillashaw on if he’d fight Urijah Faber: “I don’t want to have to...

Feb 19, 2015 4:20 am

UFC Fighter Aids Sister After Valentines Day Snub

Rising UFC fighter Makwan Amirkhani didn’t take kindly to his sister’s husband forgetting valentines day. Watch it below: (If video fails to load CLICK HERE) Post by Makwan Amirkhani.

Feb 19, 2015 4:00 am

Cormier, Dillashaw, Florian, And Rousey React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

During last night’s UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 broadcast the panel shared their reactions to the UFC’s new enhanced drug testing policy. Daniel Cormier on the UFC’s new testing policies: “I heard that they are going to continue to test and weed out the guys who are cheating, not only the fans, but the...

Feb 19, 2015 3:39 am

Getting To Know Bellator’s Paul Daley

Let Paul Daley himself explain how he got the nickname “Semtex” in the latest edition of #5Rounds. Daley returns to the Bellator cage Friday, Feb 27th live and free on Spike TV as part of The British Invasion show!

Feb 19, 2015 3:01 am

Got HAMMERED! WRECKED Hotel Room

“I was hammered, bro. Yeah, we had a little vodka and soda in there. There was a 25-minute Nick Diaz fight, so we had some time to kill. The bar closed, they closed the bar. Conor McGregor gets like a $75 million glass of freakin’ whatever the hell he gets. I had to sneak in...

Feb 19, 2015 3:00 am

Machida Not Scared of Rockhold’s Ground Game

“I think this is a good fight for me. He has a good striking, but I’m ready. If the fight goes to the ground, I will also be ready for everything he does, and I will try to surprise him as well. He’s a top 5, he’s been doing great in his fights and his...

Feb 19, 2015 2:53 am

Countdown to UFC 184: Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington

Arguably the greatest female boxer in history, Holly Holm is eager to test her skills inside the Ocatgon. The first UFC test is against Raquel Pennington in the co-main event of UFC 184. Go inside the camps of both fighters in this edition of Countdown.