Results for MMA News

May 15, 2015 11:42 am

CAIN SPEAKS! ‘Titles Don’t Matter, I just want to beat the best’

Ahead of his pending UFC heavyweight title fight against Fabricio Werdum, UFC champion Cain Velasquez talks to BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about training, fighting, and his status as champion. Velasquez vs. Werdum takes place from Mexico City on June 13 in the UFC 188 main event. Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach...

May 15, 2015 11:41 am

FIND ME ON TINDER! Ronda’s Dating Woes Explained

Ronda Rousey is one of the most polarizing figures in sports today. Sports Illustrated recently named her the most dominant athlete in sports and it’s hard to argue; Her last two title defenses totaled only thirty seconds. The champ has been featured in “Furious 7” and will be in the newest Entourage movie. While it...

May 15, 2015 11:41 am

Eye Hopes To Out Perform May-Pac With Potential Rousey Bout

Jessica “Evil” Eye is set to return to the octagon in a women’s bantamweight match with Miesha Tate. Seeing as these two women are top-ranked in their division, this could be a title eliminator. If Eye comes out on top, she will have her sights set on Ronda Rousey and her championship. Eye feels she...

May 15, 2015 11:41 am

REPLAY! Tate And Mighty Mouse Fan Q&A

UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson and Miesha “Cupcake” Tate answered all of the fans’ questions during their recent Q&A session. The session took place just before the UFC Fight Night 66 weigh-ins— check out the full replay above. Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

UH-OH! UFC Back Under Federal Investigation

The Federal Trade Commission opened a case against Zuffa Inc., the parent company of the UFC, back in 2012 for violations of regulations following their buyout of Strikeforce in 2011. Now, the FTC have apparently re-opened their case against Zuffa and is questioning several high-profile members of the mixed martial arts world about their practices....

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Approves Measures For Lifetime Bans On Drug Users

The Nevada State Athletic Commission seems to be following UFC’s lead with more severe drug test enforcement as they have approved several new rules that are to be added to their book for drug test failure punishments. The UFC started to crack down on performance enhancing drug use in their promotion after Hector Lombard tested...

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

Faber Down For McGregor Scrap In Ireland

Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar are set to clash at “UFC Fight Night 66” in what seems to be a title eliminator for the featherweight championship. If Faber can make it past Edgar and McGregor beats Aldo, Faber mentioned he would love to fight the Irishman in his home country. “Yeah, there’s been a little...

May 15, 2015 11:05 am

Referee And Judges Picks For UFC 187 Headliners

The officials for the two championship fights that headline and co-headline UFC 187 have been selected by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday morning. “Big” John McCarthy landed the duty of officiating the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. The individuals set to judge the bout are Derek...

May 15, 2015 11:05 am

Rousey Explains Film Ambitions — ‘I don’t have to worry about dying’

Ronda Rousey may be the most dominant athlete in sports today, but that doesn’t mean she is going to leave her career as an actress to maintain that status. After all, she’s been doing just fine juggling both at the same time. In the fight world, there is always the possibility of suffering an injury....

May 15, 2015 11:03 am

Get Your Groove On! Watch The Champ Get Down

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has been so busy this week with interviews promoting her book, “My Fight/Your Fight” that she hasn’t had much time to unwind and have any fun. Rousey finally got a chance to relax and it looks like she’s having a good time doing the “Groot” dance! Check out the...

May 15, 2015 11:02 am

Khabib’s In Rehab! Promises Quick Recovery

After a year away from the octagon, Khabib Nurmagomedov was set to make his return against Donald Cerrone. Weeks of trash-talk between the two was going to lead to a lightweight title eliminator at UFC 187, but Nurmagomedov suffered an injury during his training camp and was forced out of the bout. Nurmagomedov underwent successful...

May 15, 2015 11:02 am

The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale is set for July 12 in Las Vegas

The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale will be a part of International Fight Week, as UFC officials recently announced the event will take place July 12 live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The TUF 21 Finale was originally slated to take place in Florida, this to coincide with this season’s American...

May 15, 2015 11:00 am

FRIDAY FUNNY! — Bethe Prank Calls Ronda Rousey — WATCH!

Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia are set to finally settle their issues in the octagon at UFC 190 in Brazil on August 1, 2015. Rousey recently said that she will be having a “come to Jesus meeting” with the challenger and Correia told her to “respect God”. Check out this cartoon of Correia taking it...

May 15, 2015 11:00 am

The Double KO Returns To The Cage — WATCH!

There’s nothing more exciting than attending an MMA event and watching someone get brutally knocked out. Stack a couple knockouts in a row and you have yourself money well spent on the ticket. However, watching two guys get knocked out in the SAME match at the SAME moment? Nothing beats that. Check out the latest...

May 15, 2015 10:32 am

Popular Gym Owner Mocks Yesterday’s Chin Conditioning Video

Kickboxer John Wayne Parr decided to line his students up in his striking class and mock the video yesterday that had people scratching their heads. A Brazilian coach tried to train his student’s chins by repeatedly blasting them in the head with haymakers… it was an uncomfortable video to say the least. Parr saw the...

May 15, 2015 10:00 am

TAKE THE TOUR! Night Time At McGregor’s MacMansion

Conor McGregor moved his entire life and crew to Las Vegas for the next two months to help him prepare for his upcoming bout with Jose Aldo at UFC 189. McGregor purchased a rather large house dubbed the “MacMansion” and it houses his team. Check out what goes on behind closed doors when the sun...

May 15, 2015 10:00 am

TECHNIQUE — Butterfly Guard Attacks — WATCH!

2nd degree black belt Eric Burdo and his student Thomas McCreary walk us through how to end up in match-ending submissions from the butterfly guard! Watch the video above and maybe you’ll learn what to look out for in the next Metamoris or UFC match you watch! Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice...

May 15, 2015 9:00 am

WATCH! Genki Sudo’s “New World Order” Releases Music Video

Genki Sudo may go down in history as one of the most influential Japanese mixed martial artists to ever step foot in the ring. Most famous for holding up his flag that read, “We are all one” after several of his bouts, Sudo also doubles as a singer in Japanese band New World Order! Check...

May 15, 2015 8:19 am

Machida vs. Romero to headline UFC Fight Night 70 in Florida

A key middleweight bout will headline next month’s UFC Fight Night 70 event in Florida, as UFC officials recently announced that former UFC title holder Lyoto Machida will face surging contender Yoel Romero in the card’s main event slot. UFC Fight Night 70 was originally slated to go down in Brazil, but will now take...

May 15, 2015 8:00 am

Floyd Mayweather Booed By Fans at NBA Game

Floyd Mayweather received a reaction from the California fans that was almost the exact opposite Mark Munoz received in the Philippines. Mayweather was shown on the big screen during an NBA game and the fans booed the hell out of him! Check out the video below! Sporting News is reporting that Mayweather dropped $36,000 for...