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Apr 6, 2015 3:15 pm

UFC Hires Man Who Investigated Barry Bonds And Lance Armstrong

  Some big news on the UFC PED issue broke today. The UFC has hired Jeff Novitzky as Vice President of Athlete Health and Performance. According to the UFC Novitzky will, “Spearhead the development of the organization’s clean initiative education program designed to ensure that every athlete competes with natural ability on an even playing...

Apr 6, 2015 2:20 pm

Hendricks to GSP — “Stay Retired’

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks recently spoke to Submission Radio about several topics. One of those was whether long time champ Georges St. Pierre should come back or not. Here’s what Hendricks had to say. “There’s a part of me that sits there and says ‘Yes, I’d love to have him back, because I...

Apr 6, 2015 2:09 pm

Cat Zingano Wouldn’t Change Her ‘Reckless’ Ways In Rematch With Rousey

UFC women’s title challenger Cat Zingano stopped by The MMA Hour today and talked about the disappointing outcome of her fight with Ronda Rousey. Here’s what she had to say: “I am disappointed. I am pretty fired up about how I performed and getting caught like that. It was a huge opportunity. It’s kind of...

Apr 6, 2015 2:00 pm

McGregor’s Coach Blasts Lamas Following 1st Round Loss

  Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh took to Twitter following Ricardo Lamas’ first round loss to Chad Mendes at UFC Fight Night 63. Lamas, who has posted videos in the past mocking McGregor, got stopped by Mendes’ first punch, that landed right on the top of the head. Check out what Kavanagh had to say...

Apr 6, 2015 1:41 pm

WATCH: Fight Night New Orleans: Cormier Vs. Bader

https://youtu.be/zYOVQerAVYQ Light heavyweight stars Daniel “DC” Cormier and Ryan “Darth” Bader will headline the show at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Apr 6, 2015 1:35 pm

PREVIEW: Fight Night Newark: Machida vs. Rockhold

With a combined six post-fight bonuses in their past seven fights, middleweight contenders Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold are sure to deliver a fight to remember on April 18th in New Jersey. But with both sitting in the Top 5 at 185 pounds, this fight could also determine the next contender for the title. By:...

Apr 6, 2015 12:40 pm

UFC Champ – ‘This Boxer Fury has no chance’

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recently spoke with Inside MMA about his upcoming fight with Fabricio Werdum as well as a trash talking Irishmen. Not Conor McGregor, but heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury, who recently called Velasquez out in this video. Here’s Velasquez’s response: “There’s nothing I can do, y’know. I’m in this sport, he’s in...

Apr 6, 2015 12:28 pm

BEEF! Felice Herrig: ‘I’ll be Adding Another Page To My Story’

UFC strawweight fighter Felice Herrig is set to face Paige VanZant on April 18 and just sent out this pic on Instagram, saying “On April 18 I’ll be adding another page to my story.” Page-Paige, get it? Anyway, check it out! Time to make a statement !! A photo posted by @feliceherrig on Apr 6,...

Apr 6, 2015 12:05 pm

BREAKING NEWS: Melvin Guillard Has Been Pulled From WSOF 20

It appears the relationship between the World Series of Fighting and Melvin Guillard isn’t going to be repaired any time soon. News just came out that the lightweight fighter has been pulled from WSOF 20 set for this Friday. Here’s what WSOF president Ray Sefo had to say. “Obviously, we would have liked to have...

Apr 6, 2015 11:53 am

“True King of New York” Wants Dream Fight With Jon Jones

  In an interview with Inside MMA, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman talked about his desire to fight in New York and who he would want to face on his home turf. “If there’s a card in New York and I’m not on it, I’m out of the UFC. Dana and Lorenzo, all of those...

Apr 6, 2015 11:37 am

WATCH! Weidman — ‘Here’s a kiss for all my haters’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has a message to all his haters… Haters gonna hate but I still love you!! #andstill #ufc187 pic.twitter.com/xzuqBXB5ah — Chris Weidman (@ChrisWeidmanUFC) April 5, 2015 By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Apr 6, 2015 11:24 am

Melvin Guillard Rips The WSOF, Wants Back In The UFC

Former UFC fighter Melvin Guillard who now fights for the World Series of Fighting promotion recently spoke with Submission Radio and had some not very pleasant things to say about his new home. “Al Abdul Aziz [WSOF promoter] kind of reneged on some of his promises and it’s funny, they never answer their phone when...

Apr 6, 2015 10:58 am

Medical Suspensions Report — UFC Fight Night 63 Edition

  The medical suspensions for UFC Fight Night 63 have been released. Dustin Poirier, who won via first round TKO, got the longest suspension, with 60 days. Only four fighters overall reviewed suspensions, check those out below. Dustin Poirier: Suspended 60 days Ricardo Lamas: suspended 30 days Milana Dudieva: suspended 30 days Shamil Abdurakhimov: suspended...

Apr 6, 2015 10:51 am

Booking Roundup — Over 10 UFC Fights Booked In The Last 7 Days

As reported previously, Josh Thompson vs. Tony Ferguson is set for UFN 72 and Jeremy Stephens vs. Dennis Bermudez is set for UFC 189. Here’s a list of all the other fights that were announced this past week. UFC 188: Hector Urbina and Albert Tumenov– Welterweight UFN 72: Igor Araujo vs. Sean Strickland–welterweight UFC 186:...

Apr 6, 2015 10:13 am

Johny Hendricks Predicts The Winner Of Lawler Vs. McDonald

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks was a guest on Submission Radio and talked about his fights with current champ Robbie Lawler, GSP and gave his prediction for the upcoming title fight between Lawler and Rory McDonald. Check out what he had to say. “The first fight [between Lawler and McDonald] was close. It was...

Apr 6, 2015 10:00 am

WATCH! Mayweather And Pacquiao Square Off In New Promo

‘The official commercial for the most-anticipated fight of the modern era.’ BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Apr 6, 2015 9:13 am

Jamie Varner Suffered Over 30 Concussions Before Retiring

Former WEC and UFC fighter Jamie Varner has retired from the sport due to suffering too many concussions. According to Varner, who spoke on The MMA Hour, he’s suffered more that 30 concussions. With that discovery his doctor told him she should retire from the sport, so he did. Check out what Varner had to...

Apr 6, 2015 8:40 am

Dos Anjos: ‘Khabib Just Held Me Down’

UFC lightweight champion talked with the media in Brazil  about his first encounter with Khabib Nurmagomedov, a fight that he lost. “He’s a tough guy, but I fought again 45 days after facing him. I was calling my manager ten minutes after the fight and asking to fight again. ‘If someone gets hurt next week, I...

Apr 6, 2015 8:19 am

BEEF! Lawler-MacDonald Engage In Heated Trash-Talk Exchange

Check out this hilarious interview with UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory McDonald. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 WATCH! Luke Rockhold, Daniel Cormier Jump their coach in this exclusive all-access footage.

Apr 6, 2015 8:08 am

Alexander Gustafsson Says ‘It’s Been A Rough Time’ Since Losing To Rumble

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson suffered a crushing loss when Anthony Johnson stopped him the first round of their fight back in Jan. Gustafsson was tapped to fight Jon Jones for a second time in a highly anticipated rematch, until Johnson put a stop to that in a matter of moments, in...