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Feb 9, 2015 4:52 pm

Sonnen: ‘Jones Is The Baddest Man On The Planet’

Chael Sonnen has fought many top contenders throughout his 44 fight professional MMA career, including: Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Shogun Rua, Rashad Evans, Mayhem Miller, and more. Despite being retired now, Sonnen still manages to keep his name in headlines with his podcast, through Tweets, and with interviews. Since it was announced that Anderson Silva...

Feb 9, 2015 4:40 pm

GSP “Not Surprised” About Recent String Of PED Busts

Georges St. Pierre has always advocated a cleaner sport, even going as far as to saying his retirement was in part due to a rampant PED problem in MMA. In 2015, Anderson Silva and Jon Fitch have both tested positive for PEDs. Silva testing positive for 2 anabolic steroids leading up to his UFC 183...

Feb 9, 2015 2:11 pm

Anderson Silva Passes Second Out-Of-Competition Drug Test

The NSAC revealed today that Anderson Silva passed a second drug test, issued on January 19th to test for HGH. The commission took a blood sample for the HGH test, and a urine sample for the PED test, which Silva also passed. The HGH testing was done at a Salt Lake City WADA-accredited Sports Medicine...

Feb 9, 2015 1:50 pm

Anderson Silva Pulled From ‘TUF Brazil’ Coaching Slot

Just moments ago the UFC announced that Anderson Silva will no longer be a coach on TUF Brazil 4 following his recent failed drug test. Silva has yet to appear before the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but will do so on February 17th. The UFC sent the following press release regarding the situation: The UFC®...

Feb 9, 2015 10:55 am

Nick Diaz Boxing Style Broken Down

The Diaz brothers have some of the most unorthodox boxing skills in MMA. In this video we see Nick Diaz break down, and demonstrate 10 of his greatest combinations.

Feb 9, 2015 10:48 am

Throwback! Urijah Faber Dominating In 2004

A video posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Feb 4, 2015 at 9:46pm PST In this throwback video, we see a very young Urijah Faber from 2004 fighting on the regional scene in California, and as he points out, MMA was still illegal in California!

Feb 9, 2015 8:59 am

Mendes: ‘I Want Conor To Beat Aldo’

Chad Mendes recently had another crack at the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 179 when he fought Jose Aldo in Brazil. The bout went the full 5-rounds with Aldo capturing a unanimous decision win to retain the featherweight strap, and his place as the only UFC featherweight champion in UFC history. Following that bout, Mendes...

Feb 9, 2015 8:02 am

Nick Diaz Accused Of Stiffing Coach Of Pay

Nick Diaz boxing coach Richard Perez is accusing his pupil of stiffing him on his cut of his payout from the Georges St. Pierre fight, and refusing to give him a contract for the Anderson Silva fight. Perez has been a staple of the Diaz camp for much of Nick, and Nate’s careers, however he...

Feb 9, 2015 7:45 am

GSP: ‘Silva vs. Diaz Should Have Been Cancelled, PED’s Are Weapons’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre has always been vocal about his stance on PEDs, saying they have no place in the sport, and even going as far as to cite the PED problems in MMA for one of the reasons for his retirement. Following Anderson Silva’s failed drug test for 2 PED’s, Georges...

Feb 9, 2015 7:32 am

UFC Denies Withholding Anderson Silva’s payment

Yesterday news surfaced that the UFC had been withholding a $6 Million payment to Anderson Silva in U.S. Dollars as a result of his failed drug test from UFC 183 (See that HERE) This outraged many fans, who felt the UFC should also have withheld Jon Jones earnings from UFC 182, where Jones tested positive...

Feb 9, 2015 7:31 am

Chael Sonnen Explains Theory Behind Silva’s Failed Drug Test

By now, the world knows of Anderson Silva’s failed random pre-fight drug test for 2 anabolic steroids ahead of UFC 183. There are many theories floating around as to why after 18 years in the sport, Silva turned his back on his firmly held belief that PED users have no place in the Octagon. Some...

Feb 9, 2015 7:30 am

Cro Cop On UFC Return: ‘I Didn’t Sign For The Money’

As the MMA world anxiously awaits Mirko Cro Cop’s return to the UFC, which will happen at UFC Krakow on April 11th as he looks to avenge his loss to Gabriel Gonzaga. When Cro Cop joined the UFC roster in 2007, it was Gonzaga who handed the former Pride FC Grand Prix champion his first...

Feb 9, 2015 7:29 am

BJPENN.com Radio Replay With Emanuel Newton & Enson Inoue

Last night BJPENN.com Radio was back with another star studded episode. First we were joined by Bellator MMA light heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton, who discussed the recent drug testing failures in MMA, as well as his upcoming title defense against undefeated Liam McGeary this Friday. Next up we were joined by MMA pioneer, Enson Inoue,...

Feb 9, 2015 7:01 am

Carmouche Discusses Problems In The Women’s Bantamweight Division

Former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Liz Carmouche hasn’t fought since April of 2014, when she lost to Miesha Tate. The next time she steps into the Octagon, it will be at “UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas” on April 4th, almost a year to date since the last time she was in the Octagon....

Feb 9, 2015 6:34 am

REPLAY! Miesha Tate vs. Cat Zingano (Full)

Ahead of UFC 184, where Cat Zingano will get a shot at Ronda Rousey’s UFC women’s bantamweight title, take a look back at Zingano’s win over former title challenger Miesha Tate.

Feb 9, 2015 6:31 am

Devastating KO From Glory 19

On the preliminary card of Glory 19, we saw Xavier Vigney KO Everett Sims with a crushing right hand. Above is the replay of that finish, for your viewing pleasure.

Feb 9, 2015 5:04 am

Joe Schilling’s Brutal Knockdown Of Robert Thomas From Glory 19

This past Friday, Glory 19 took center stage. During the event, Joe Schilling picked up a unanimous decision win over Robert Thomas. Thomas was knocked down multiple times throughout the bout, but managed to fight until the end. Above is a clip of the second knockdown, and what a brutal one it is.

Feb 9, 2015 5:03 am

Warrior Code: Cat Zingano

Ahead of Cat Zingano’s title shot against Ronda Rousey at UFC 184, get to know UFC women’s bantamweight #1 contender with this edition of ‘Warrior Code’.

Feb 9, 2015 5:01 am

Ultimate Insider: Meet Brandon Thatch

Ahead of “UFC Fight Night: Colorado” this Saturday, get to know main event headliner Brandon Thatch as he prepares to fight Benson Henderson.