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Feb 11, 2015 9:32 am

Rousey On The Risks Of PED’s In The Cage

“This is a combat sport, and we’re not trying to hit a ball harder. These drugs can make you hit a person harder. The only reason we’re able to do this sport is that the level of human potential is just [low] enough that we can barely allow it. We’re right at the threshold. “It’s...

Feb 11, 2015 9:15 am

CONFIRMED! No Random Drug Testing Done Ahead Of UFC Fight Night 60

BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor has confirmed with Colorado Boxing Commission Director Josef Mason that no random drug testing was done on any of the fighters participating in this weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night 60’ event. The Valentine’s Day event takes place live this Saturday night from the 1STBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. UFC Fight Night 60 will...

Feb 11, 2015 9:14 am

Ken Shamrock: ‘Scott Coker Doing Right By MMA’ — Exclusive

BJPENN.COM Radio’s Anton Skoro interviews UFC Hall Of Famer and MMA Legend Ken Shamrock. Ken talks about Bellator and Scott Coker doing things right paying respect to the Legends. Ken also talks about burying the hatchet with Tito and more.

Feb 11, 2015 8:24 am

Rumor: Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber Superfight Set For May 16 in Manila

Rumors are swirling that a superfight between former MMA champions Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber is set for May’s UFC debut event in Manila, Philippines. The match has been confirmed by multiple sources close to the event, and an official announcement is expected to be made shortly by the UFC. Former UFC lightweight champion and...

Feb 11, 2015 8:22 am

Ronda Rousey Goes Topless For SI — Full Photo Gallery

UFC bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey is having a big February. Besides her headlining duties for UFC 184, the UFC’s bantamweight champion has also launched herself into the world of bathing suit modeling, for the coveted SI Swimsuit Issue. Here’s the full gallery: (Click thumbs for full size version)

Feb 11, 2015 4:30 am

Rousey Puts Cyborg On Blast For Past PED Use

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey fires off at Cris Cyborg (pictured) in the heat of an anti-PED rant. Cyborg, who famously tested positive for steroids back in the day, is not on Rousey’s Christmas card list. The UFC champ took to Yahoo Sports! with her thoughts: “I’ve been ready to fight her at any point....

Feb 11, 2015 4:29 am

Team Alpha Male Radio: ‘We’re Smashing Fighter and The Kid’

Who needs fighter trash talk when you can get podcast trash talk. On the recent episode of Team Alpha Male Radio hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino AKA Sir Studboy talked a little bit of trash about another popular MMA podcast. Buchholz, while talking about the increase in viewers they’ve received recently, said, “We’re smashing...

Feb 11, 2015 4:25 am

“Rumble” Feels Bad For Knocking Out Gustafsson

“I did (feel bad) because we all knew what the deal was before the fight. He was supposed to have his title shot and then he got injured, and then Jon and D.C. had their beef going on. So, they let that fight continue even though one of them got hurt. So, Alex should have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:15 am

Rousey Reacts To Silva’s Test: ‘I wanted to cry… PEDs are a weapon’

“I was heartbroken to hear that, I wanted to cry… People need to realize that is a weapon and they’re bringing a weapon into the cage and they’re making our sport unsafe,The day that a person dies in that Octagon and the person who killed them tests positive for performance-enhancing drugs, we’re going to have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:03 am

UFC’s Tim Kennedy: ‘There’s a crazy PED Problem in MMA’

“There’s a crazy problem. The inevitable is gonna happen and where somebody is going to get seriously hurt and the person that caused that is gonna test positive and then the sport is … ” “I’m talking about like something horrible, maybe even something gone wrong where a bad drug is used and something happens...

Feb 11, 2015 4:01 am

Fight Night Broomfield: Gym Escape – Benson Henderson

When former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson isn’t training, he likes to dive into the world of comic books. Find out which ones he likes in this edition of “Gym Escape,” and don’t miss his move to 170 pounds vs. Brandon Thatch in Broomfield.

Feb 11, 2015 4:00 am

For Your #WCW — Arianny Celeste’s New Shoot

The UFC’s Number 1 Octagon Girl, Arianny Celeste is back at it, doing model things, and we have the latest photo for your Woman Crush Wednesday. Enjoy! Let's go shopping!! Tag your bestie!!! ❤️

Feb 10, 2015 7:36 pm

Sarah Kaufman vs. Alexis Davis 3 set for UFC 186 in Montreal!

A trilogy bout between Alexis Davis and Sarah Kaufman has been booked for April’s UFC 186 event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. UFC officials announced the women’s bantamweight booking earlier today. Alexis Davis will fight for the first time since her brutal UFC 175 title fight loss to Ronda Rousey this past July in Las Vegas....

Feb 10, 2015 5:00 pm

The UFC’s Official Response To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug test

“The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has tested positive for a banned substance following his fight at ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ on Jan. 3, 2015 in Las Vegas,” the UFC’s statement reads. “The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any...

Feb 10, 2015 4:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug Test

Let’s face it, at this point if a fighter “doesn’t” fail for performance enhancing drugs it would be news worthy. In this new PED Era of the UFC, fighters are continually being dishonest with themselves, their fans, and the sport by using Performance Enhancing Drugs. Hector Lombard is just the latest. He’s not the first,...

Feb 10, 2015 4:06 pm

Eddie Alvarez: ‘Gil like a cheerleader looking to get with the QB’

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez recently challenged former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to a fight inside the UFC’s octagon. “El Nino” also noted that he would like the potential Alvarez fight to take place in Mexico City this June. Alvarez initially responded to Melendez request by politely asking if the fight could take...