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Oct 11, 2011 2:44 pm

BJPENN.COM Bantamweight Top 10 (Updated 10/11/11)

The world top 10 bantamweight rankings according to the panel at BJPENN.COM consist of all UFC talent. Dominic Cruz is the current UFC bantamweight champion and as such gets the number one seat on our rankings system. With his most recent title defense at UFC on Versus 6 over “Mighty Mouse” Johnson he has more...

Oct 11, 2011 2:16 pm

Report: UFC Pay-Per-View Cards To Revert Back To 10PM E.T.

Sorry east coast MMA Fans, looks like you will be back to staying up until 1AM E.T. to catch UFC pay-per-view action. In a report coming from MMA insider Dave Meltzer, the UFC has decided to revert back to starting their pay-per-view broadcasts at 10PM E.T. starting with UFC 141 on December 30th. No reason...

Oct 11, 2011 9:16 am

Machida Knows What It Takes To Beat Jon Jones

“It’s hard to say what the perfect style is to stop Jones. I have a lot of trust in my skills against any fighter. I won’t change what people have seen, and I’d rather show them in the Octagon instead of talking about it beforehand. Jones wasn’t my problem until the UFC booked the fight....

Oct 10, 2011 12:47 pm

Anderson Silva’s Camp Responds To Chael Sonnen Challenge

“First the guy gets in trouble for fraud, then he tests positive for steroids, and now he wants to kick in someone’s door and slap their wife in the ass? This guy should be in jail; he shouldn’t be fighting. Chael is not the person that’s going to determine when [Silva] is going to take...


Oct 10, 2011 12:29 pm

Florian: "You have not seen the last of Ken-Flo"

Authentic Sports Management today issued the following statement from Kenny “Ken-Flo” Florian: “First, I’d like to thank Jose Aldo for giving me the opportunity to compete for the featherweight title last Saturday. I gave the fight my all, but Jose won that night. I would also like to thank the UFC, Dana White and Lorenzo...

Oct 9, 2011 8:46 am

Results From Last Nights Bellator 53

There were eight at the start but after Bellator 53 in Miami, OK, just two men remain in the Bellator Season 5 Welterweight Tournament. Ben “Killa B” Saunders and Douglas Lima will advance to the welterweight finals after finishing each of their opponents in front of a sold out crowd inside the Buffalo Run Casino...

Oct 7, 2011 10:10 am

Shogun Thinks He Is The Underdog To Dan Henderson

And why does he think that you ask? Because “Hendo” just beat Fedor… “He has heavy hands indeed, he can punches you in such a way that leads you to a knockout. We’re two guys who go for the KO, it’ll be a good for the MMA fans. He doesn’t like to play it cool,...

Oct 7, 2011 8:45 am

Jon Jones: Rashad Is Ducking The Fight

“Well, Dana White basically needed someone to save 140. I didn’t necessarily want to fight at 140, but because it was Rashad, I said, ‘You know what? I would take the fight in nine weeks.’ I’m already in shape. I already know what I want to do. Rashad, predicting that I would say no, he...

Oct 7, 2011 8:38 am

Lauzon: “I think I'm the worst matchup for Melvin Guillard”

“If I can’t get the fight down, I’m going out on my shield. I’m going to do my best to get the fight to the ground. If I find that I can’t get it, I’m going to keep working at it, but I’m going to have to throw punches the entire time. The days are...

Oct 7, 2011 7:58 am

Paul Daley Training With GSP, Wants Nick Diaz Rematch In UFC

“If Lorenzo (Fertitta) came to me and said, ‘What you did we can look past that. Would you like to come back to the UFC?’ I just want everyone to be clear that yeah, I’ve got nothing personal against the UFC, and I do think they are a great organization… Me and Andre Winner will...

Oct 6, 2011 11:47 am

UFC 137 Fight Card Update: Tim Credeur Injured, Brad Tavares Books Dustin Jacoby

That pesky injury bug strikes again and this time has taken out UFC middleweight fighter Tim Credeur, who was scheduled to face Brad Tavares on this month’s UFC 137 preliminary card. In his place comes UFC newcomer Dustin Jacoby. “UFC 137: St. Pierre vs. Diaz” is set to take place on October 29th from the...

Oct 6, 2011 10:39 am

Florian: “This is possibly my last shot at a UFC title”

“Seems a lot of people like to say “Kenny Florian — that guy chokes in the big fights,” but it is simply not true. You have to look at fights in context and not just oversimplify stuff. There is a reason to each and every loss I have, and the fights need to be looked...

Oct 6, 2011 9:23 am

Jon Jones vs. Lyoto Machida Booked For UFC 140 Main Event

The UFC has booked a mega fight for their main event in Toronto this December in the form of Jon Jones vs. Lyoto Machida. Rashad Evans was originally tapped to face Jones in his next title defense, however, due to an injured thumb Evans will not be able to make the UFC 140 card and...

Oct 5, 2011 1:32 pm

RUMOR: Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans On Tap For UFC 140 Main Event (UPDATED)

The rivalry between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans was rumored to finally get settled as MMAFighting.com broke news that the two were likely to headline UFC 140 in Toronto, Canada.  However, UFC president Dana White says the fight isn’t happening, as he explained via his Twitter account: “Just did a 2 hour press conf at...

Oct 5, 2011 12:59 pm

Chael Sonnen Wants A Steak From Anderson Silva's Wife

“You tell Anderson Silva I’m coming over and I’m kicking down his backdoor and patting his little lady on the ass and I’m telling her to make me a steak, medium-rare just how I like it.” Although Chael Sonnen has been very quiet in the time leading up to his fight with Brian Stann at...

Oct 5, 2011 12:40 pm

Brian Stann On Lack Of Trash Talk Coming From UFC 136 Opponent, Chael Sonnen

“I told everybody from the start that I didn’t think it was going to happen, and I’ve said this a couple of times where I believe that Chael is very genuine when he says that if he has a problem with somebody, he’ll speak it, and when he doesn’t have a problem with somebody, he...

Oct 5, 2011 11:25 am

Melvin Guillard OK with Gilbert Melendez Getting Immediate Title Shot

“I look at it like this man, two champions from two different organizations I think they both should fight to get rid of the No. 1 [contender].” … “It takes the heat off of me too. I rather get another fight,” the 28-year-old says. “If it has to be the winner of Guida and Ben...

Oct 5, 2011 6:33 am

Bellator 54 Gets Two Additional Fights

Bellator officials have added two new fights to the Bellator 54 roster set for October 15. The two new bouts give the show currently nine fights with a few more additions likely to take place before the card is full. Jacob Kirwan vs. Rene Nazare and Brian Kellehere vs. Claudio Ledesma are now official for...

Oct 4, 2011 9:52 am

Lombard vs. Prangley Headline Bellator 58 From Seminole Hard Rock on November 19

Bellator Fighting Championships announced today that reigning middleweight champion Hector Lombard will put his 24-fight undefeated streak on the line against former UFC fighter Trevor Prangley in a non-title catchweight fight at 195 pounds from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at Bellator 58 LIVE on MTV2 and in commercial-free HD on EPIX at...

Oct 3, 2011 9:09 am

Gilbert Melendez Ready To Rise Through The UFC Ranks And Prove He’s Number 1

“It’s exciting that the boss definitely wants me over to the UFC, because it’s definitely a good move for me. As far as I’m concerned (Jorge) Masvidal is the next guy on my list, and I’m focusing 100-percent on him, so before I get too excited, I’m just focusing on tearing that guy up. But...

Oct 3, 2011 8:10 am

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Bound Says White

“Yeah, we do want to bring Gilbert Melendez over, and we’re looking at it right now. We’re looking to bring Gilbert Melendez over ASAP. [The title shot] is a possibility. The thing is with that division, it’s so stacked, there are a lot of possibilities. We’ll see what happens with the timing.” During this past...

Oct 1, 2011 2:20 pm

Siyar Bahadurzada Says He's Headed To The UFC

“I signed with the UFC!  I’m very excited to be a part of the UFC and test my skills with the crème de la crème of MMA. I wanna thank the UFC and Dana White for this opportunity. I will shake up the welterweight division! Also special thanks to my team Golden Glory!” The reigning Shooto...

Sep 30, 2011 5:49 am

Gray Maynard: I'm Angry, Edgar Will Be Hurt On October 8

“I beat Edgar when we fought in 2008 as contenders on the way up, and I beat him even worse on New Year’s Day for the belt, only for the judges to give it a draw. I’ve beat him twice and I still have to prove something against this guy?” “I still don’t like talking...