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May 15, 2015 4:58 pm

“UFC Fight Night 66: Faber vs. Edgar” Full Results

“UFC Fight Night 66” takes place at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines! Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber are set fight in the main event and Mark Munoz will be making his last appearance in the octagon. The first fight of the day kicks off at 7:00 AM Eastern Time, so make sure...

May 15, 2015 4:55 pm

“Bellator 137: Halsey vs. Grove” Full Results

Bellator 137 took place in Temecula, California at the Pechanga Resort and Casino! Brandon Halsey came in overweight during the weigh ins, and he will be stripped of the title if he wins or draws tonight against Kendall Grove. If Grove walks out victorious, he takes the Bellator Middleweight Championship. Check out the live results...

May 15, 2015 4:50 pm

Bummer! Bendo Out Of Michael Johnson Fight

The planned lightweight fight between former title holder Benson Henderson and surging contender Michael Johnson will not be happening at July’s “TUF 21 Finale” event. According to a report from MMAFighting.com, Henderson was forced to withdraw from the fight, which was never officially announced by the UFC, due to undisclosed reasons. No word yet on...

May 15, 2015 4:49 pm

Lockhart: ‘This Fight Will Be Fast Paced & Technical — Don’t Blink!’ — EXCLUSIVE

Urijah Faber will be stepping into the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 66” to take on Frankie Edgar in what could potentially be a number one contender’s bout for the featherweight championship. Performance nutrition consultant George Lockhart helped both fighters with their weight cut and told BJPENN.COM he is excited to see how the fight...

May 15, 2015 11:46 am

Former UFC Fighter Corey Hill Passes at the Age of 36

Former UFC fighter Corey Hill has passed away on Friday afternoon after battling a devastating illness at the age of 36. His wife, Lauran Hill, confirmed his passing through TMZ Sports. UFC confirmed his death on their website on Thursday, but Hill said he was still battling. Unfortunately, Hill would go on to lose the...

May 15, 2015 11:45 am

NSAC Votes: 3 Year Punishment for Steroid Users, Win Turns to Loss

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has decided to crack down on fighters failing drug tests and it looks like the Nevada State Athletic Commission is following suit. The NSAC voted for changes to their drug policy that could leave fighters who fail future drug tests empty knocked on their backside. If a fighter tests positive for...

May 15, 2015 11:45 am

NSAC Delays Nick Diaz’s Disciplinary Hearing

Nick Diaz will have to wait a bit longer to figure out his fate as the Nevada State Athletic Commission delayed his hearing yet again. No date has been set for Diaz’s next hearing, but it should take place within the next month. Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana in his UFC 183 post-fight drug...

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

UFC Returns to Japan & Unveils New Reality Show, “Road to UFC: Japan”

UFC announced that it will be returning to the Saitama Super Arena on the 27th September 2015 with UFC Fight Night Japan. This will be the fourth UFC event in Japan and the second event in Asia this year. In addition to bringing fans a live event, UFC have also confirmed that they are producing...

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

REPLAY! Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson (Full Fight)

Top ranked featherweights Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson battle it out inside the Octagon to see who is the next top featherweight contender. Edgar battles Urijah Faber in the main event at UFC Fight Night Manila. Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

Assuncao Ready To Move Up For Edgar-Faber Winner

Raphael Assuncao has been on a tear ever since his move to the bantamweight division. After racking up seven consecutive victories, Assuncao was sidelined with an injury and hasn’t fought since October 2014. However, he is fully recovered and is looking to get in the octagon with the best. Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar will...

May 15, 2015 11:42 am

Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

Nick Diaz is an icon of our sport, reclusive out of the cage, and inspiring inside of it, the Stockton native is truly a special figure. BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage was on scene during a Diaz workout on the beach! Enjoy! CAIN SPEAKS! ‘Titles Don’t Matter, I just want to beat the best’

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....