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Mar 2, 2015 1:58 pm

He Speaks! Cormier Sounds Off On Jones-Johnson Mock Brawl

Prior to UFC 184 on Saturday night, the UFC held their ‘Welcome To The Show’ press conference. During the event, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, and title challenger Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson did a staredown for media members and fans (See that HERE). The staredown turned into a mock brawl of Jones infamous brawl with...

Mar 2, 2015 1:55 pm

Rousey Lands Star Role In ‘Mile 22’ Action Movie

Following Ronda Rousey’s 14 seconds armlock win over Cat Zingano, Rousey announced that she would take some time off before her next fight in order to film a movie. We now have more details regarding the film, which we now know is called ‘Mile 22’. Filming for the movie is set to begin in mid-May,...

Mar 2, 2015 1:53 pm

King Mo On ‘Triumph’ President: He’s Lucky I Didn’t “Josh Neer” Him

Recently, ahead of Bellator 134, news broke that Bellator MMA fighter King Mo and Triumph United President Hans Molenkamp were involved in a brief scuffle in a hotel lobby (See that HERE) Molenkamp alleged that the scuffle started after King Mo called him, “Rampage’s bitch”, however King Mo continues to tell a different story. He...

Mar 2, 2015 1:50 pm

UFC 184 Medical Suspensions: Pennington Out Up To 6 Months

This past weekend the UFC visited Los Angeles for UFC 184. The event was headlined by Ronda Rousey’s 14 second submission win over Cat Zingano. In the co-main event Holly Holm made her highly anticipated UFC debut, winning via split decision. Below are the medical suspensions from the event, which were obtained by MMAJunkie: Ronda...

Mar 2, 2015 8:35 am

Bellator MMA Files Lawsuit Against Rampage Jackson

Bellator MMA has officially filed a lawsuit against former fighter Rampage Jackson after he left the promotion to return to the UFC. Bellator announced the lawsuit today, which states that he only completed 3 out of his contracted 6 fights with the promotion, and must complete the final 3. The promotion released a brief statement,...

Mar 2, 2015 7:53 am

Invicta FC President: Rousey vs. Cyborg Closer Than Ever

With Cris Cyborg’s 46 second TKO win over Charmaine Tweet at Invicta FC 11 this past Friday, and Ronda Rousey’s 14 second armlock win over Cat Zingano at UFC 184 on Saturday, the talk of a potential Rousey vs. Cyborg super-fight is more prevalent than ever. Interestingly enough, prior to both fighters winning their respective...

Mar 2, 2015 7:24 am

New Details Emerge After Lesnar Storms Off ‘Raw’ Set Mid-Event

Fans watching UFC 184 couldn’t help but notice former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar in attendance at the fights. Leans was seated directly behind UFC President Dana White at cage side, leaving many to wonder if a Lesnar-UFC return is imminent. According to reporter Dave Meltzer, this comes on the heels of Lesnar, and WWE...

Mar 2, 2015 6:31 am

White Hasn’t Talked With GSP Since Unveiling New Drug-Testing Plans

Georges St. Pierre has always been very vocal about his stance regarding PEDs in the sport, and his dislike for them. St. Pierre even went as far as to cite the sports rampant PED problem as a reason for his indefinite retirement from the sport. With the recent string of drug testing failures, the UFC...

Mar 2, 2015 6:00 am

Report: Anderson Silva To Admit To Steroid Use

Since it was announced that Anderson Silva failed a random pre-fight drug test, as well as his fight night drug test, he has been relatively quiet regarding the drug testing failures with the exception of one statement. While there isn’t a date set for Silva’s hearing with the NSAC, there has been much talk regarding...

Mar 2, 2015 5:55 am

Makasvili : Lentz Doesn’t Deserve To Be #8, Faked Illness To Withdraw

Levan Makashvili wasn’t too thrilled last month when his opponent for “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield”, Nik Lentz, withdrew from the bout the day of weigh-ins with an undisclosed illness after posting pictures on social media expressing how excited for the bout he was. Makashvili has a different take on the situation, and believes Lentz faked...

Mar 2, 2015 5:50 am

Correia: “Selfish” Rousey Isn’t A Real Champion

Bethe Correia has been on a tear recently, going 3-0 in the Octagon, while picking up 2 wins over Ronda Rousey’s teammates, Jessamyn Duke and Shayna Baszler. The wins over Rousey’s teammates haven’t gone unnoticed by the champ, who wants to take the 0 off of Correia’s undefeated record (See that HERE). Corey spoke through...

Mar 2, 2015 5:47 am

BEEFIN! Rampage And King Mo Trade Shots On Twitter

At Bellator 134 this past Friday, King Mo earned a split decision win over former UFC veteran Cheick Kongo. The win was a controversial one, with many thinking that Kongo won the bout. Rampage Jackson is one of those people, and took to Twitter to support Kongo, taking shots at King Mo in the process....

Mar 2, 2015 5:45 am

Cro Cop Brings In Top Ranked Heavyweight To Prepare For Gonzaga

As Mirko Cro Cop prepares for his return to the UFC on April 11th in Poland against Gabriel Gonzaga, he isn’t taking any chances when it comes to training with the best. Cro Cop is reluctant to leave Croatia to train, as he wants to be near his wife and children, however he has enlisted...

Mar 2, 2015 5:40 am

Throwback! Boxer Dislocates Shoulder, KO’s Opponent

Post by Tyrese Gibson. In this throwback video, we see Danny Williams demonstrate tremendous heart as his shoulder is dislocated, and then he proceeds to fight through the pain, and even KO his opponent, Mark Potter.

Mar 2, 2015 5:03 am

Female Mike Tyson?

With Ronda Rousey’s 14 second win over Cat Zingano this weekend at UFC 184, many are saying that Ronda Rousey has cleared out the women’s bantamweight division. UFC President Dana White is even going as far as to compare Rousey to the one and only legendary prizefighter, ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson. He spoke at the post-fight...

Mar 2, 2015 5:03 am

Shamrock Defends ‘Fun Fight’ Against Kimbo Slice

When Bellator MMA announced that Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock would fight one another at “Bellator 138: Unfinished Business” on June 20th, the MMA community split on opposite sides. One side was extremely excited to see the fight, while the other claim the fight between 51 year old Shamrock, and 41 year old Slice, was...

Mar 2, 2015 5:02 am

Gene LeBell: Rousey’s Finish Was 12.83 Seconds, Not 14 Seconds

Judo legend Gene LeBell, who has been in Ronda Rousey’s corner for many of her UFC fights, and traditionally plays the role of timekeeper for the champ, believes that Rousey’s UFC 184 win over Cat Zingano came in 12.83 seconds, not 14 seconds, as UFC officials have it. LeBell spoke to Ariel Helwani to discuss...

Mar 2, 2015 5:00 am

Booking Roundup! UFC Books 2 Bouts For Upcoming Events

As always, the UFC has been busy this past week booking bouts for upcoming events. Catch up with all of the matchmaking happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup. First up we have Rocky Lee vs. Taylor Lapilus, which will go down at “UFC Fight Night: Krakow” in April. Lee will be making his promotional debut after...

Mar 2, 2015 4:40 am

FINISHES! Legacy 39 Highlights

This past weekend on the Legacy 39 card brought fight fans tons of finishes from the event, which can be seen above!

Mar 1, 2015 3:37 pm

Rousey vs. Holm? Dana White Says Not So Fast

With Ronda Rousey defeating Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds last night at UFC 184; and Holly Holm defeating Raquel Pennington via split decision in her UFC debut, many fans are wondering if Holm will be Rousey’s next opponent. UFC President Dana White says Holm isn’t yet ready to face Rousey, and will have to...