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Feb 5, 2015 12:56 pm

Ratings Report: ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Edition

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ was a pay-per-view success, and it’s preliminary card drew well on FS1 as well. Ratings expert Dave Meltzer broke down Saturday’s numbers for MMAFighting.com. Check it: “…nearly two million viewers tuned in for the Miesha Tate vs. Sara McMann fight. The fight delivered 1,992,000 viewers, the largest number for a...

Feb 5, 2015 12:12 pm

Mac Danzig, Gabe Ruediger Latest To File Lawsuit Against The UFC

Add Ultimate Fighter Veterans Gabe Ruediger (pictured) and Mac Danzig to the slowly-growing list of UFC fighters filing lawsuit against the ZUFFA owned Mixed Martial Arts Promotion. Their inclusion to this class-action cause is the fourth lawsuit filed against the UFC. Notable  fighters going after the promotion are, Cung Le, Brandon Vera, Jon Fitch, and more. Danzig, an...

Feb 5, 2015 12:00 pm

Expert Discusses Silva’s Supplements, And Their Side-Effects

Endocrinologist, Dr. Ali Mohamadi is an expert in the field of medicine, and he’s not afraid to dive deep on Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDS). The SB Nation Doc has now gone on record to explain exactly what Anderson Silva’s steroids were doing to the former champion’s body. Many fans are grasping at straws, trying to point out...

Feb 5, 2015 11:47 am

Weidman: ‘Putting up an interim belt “kind of stupid”‘

“You know, I thought it was kind of stupid. I’m just like, hang on, Anthony Pettis was out for a year. Johny Hendricks was out for like nine months. Cain Velasquez, they just did an interim title, he was out for how long? A year and a half? So I’ve been out for six months,...

Feb 5, 2015 10:59 am

Tibau Replaces Injured Medeiros, Faces Ferguson At UFC 184

  The injury bug has taken out UFC 184’s Yancy Medeiros. Yancy, who was originally slated to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 184 has been replaced by perennial UFC lightweight, Gleison Tibau. Tibau comes in shy of four-weeks notice for the bout. UFC 184 takes place from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. In the...

Feb 5, 2015 10:39 am

Herrig: ‘Lucky VanZant’s believing her own hype’

“When I heard Paige called me ‘predictable’ and a ‘stepping stone,’ at first I was like, ‘What the f–k,’ but then I kind of chuckled a bit to myself because she said after she gets through me and makes her way to Carla (Esparza) that her wrestling would be as good as Carla’s by then....

Feb 5, 2015 10:34 am

Anderson Silva: ‘I’m an advocate for a clean sport’

“I’ve been competing in this sport for a very long time. This is my 19th fight in the UFC. I have been thoroughly tested many times and have never had a positive drug test. I have not taken any performance enhancing drugs. My stance on drugs is, and will always be, the same. I’m an...

Feb 5, 2015 9:56 am

Gallery! Kimbo Slice Poses For Bellator

Bellator’s latest acquisition, Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson is readying himself for a return to Mixed Martial Arts. As part of that, there was a photo shoot. Check it: (IF Gallery doesn’t load, CLICK HERE) Post by Bellator MMA.

Feb 5, 2015 9:45 am

Sonnen: ‘It’s reasonable to assume Anderson was cheating for years’

“As soon as you test positive for something people will want to say it was over your whole career. My response is, ‘That’s fair. That’s a fair statement.’ If you get hit with something it runs you all the way back in time.” “I don’t think it helps a guy to ever come out and...

Feb 5, 2015 9:39 am

PISSED! Bisping — ‘Who’s to say he wasn’t cheating all along’

“When I read the news, I was in utter disbelief… He tested positive for not just one, but two illegal substances. My initial reaction was sadness, disappointment. I was disappointed in Anderson, but then I thought about it and was like ‘Hold on a minute, this doesn’t surprise me at all’.” “I just am so...

Feb 5, 2015 9:31 am

Fighters Who “Follow the rules” Speak Out

In the wake of Anderson Silva’s positive test, fans and fighters are left holding the bag. We’re confused and in shock, and we have every right to be. With a record number of PED testing failures, the UFC seems to be infested with fighters looking to get an edge. A few good men (and a...

Feb 5, 2015 9:21 am

Nick Diaz Hints At Retirement

Following his most recent defeat, fan-favorite UFC fighter Nick Diaz appears to be toying with retirement once more. In a cryptic post to social media, Diaz said he’s “#dunfighting”. Check it: Love my people #mma #lodi #dunfighting http://t.co/la1TTtcR9A — nick diaz (@nickdiaz209) February 5, 2015 Love my people #mma #lodi #dunfighting A photo posted by...

Feb 5, 2015 9:09 am

Will Brooks meets Dave Jansen on April 10 at Bren Events Center in Irvine

Bellator MMA Lightweight World Champion “Ill” Will Brooks (15-1) returns to action on April 10, when he faces top contender Dave “The Fugitive” Jansen (20-2) at Bren Events Center in Irvine, Calif on April 10. The two men compete in the headlining bout of the newly announced “Bellator: Brooks vs. Jansen” event, which also features...

Feb 5, 2015 9:06 am

Get to know Brandon Thatch

Brandon ‘RUKUS’ Thatch welcomes in replacement fighter Benson ‘SMOOTH’ Henderson for the Main Event at UFC Fight Night 60. Taking place in Bloomfield, Colorado; Thatch is excited to have the opportunity to be in the headlining fight in front of his hometown fans, friends, and family. Benson (21-5), fresh off of two straight losses, bumps...

Feb 5, 2015 5:00 am

WATCH! — Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #039 — Live At 8PM PT

Heads up Fight Fans! Team Alpha Male Radio is back tonight with another ‘can’t miss’ episode featuring the MMA World’s Team of The Year, Team Alpha Male. This is MMA’s best Video Podcast, and we like it so much we’re featuring it twice-weekly on BJPENN.COM. It’s like a reality/TV show, but live, and featuring the...

Feb 5, 2015 4:00 am

Another Dark B-Day Wish For Ronda

Brazil’s undefeated Bethe Correia is on a mission for UFC gold. Likely just one-fight away from a UFC title shot, Bethe followed in Cris Cyborg’s footsteps and sent out the following wish to Ronda. Check it: I've heard it was Ronda's b-day this week, it was the last one she celebrated as the current champ,…...

Feb 5, 2015 4:00 am

Hitler Reacts To Silva And Diaz Failed Drug Tests

Hitler is one person you don’t want to upset. Good thing we won. In this hilarious parody, Adolf Hitler reacts to the news that Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz failed their drug test. Enjoy! Post by MMA Hitler Memes. IF THE VIDEO DOESN’T LOAD, CLICK HEREG.

Feb 5, 2015 4:00 am

Jon Jones Gets Good Seats

A video posted by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Feb 3, 2015 at 1:37pm PST Watch Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz from Jon Jones’ seat. Pretty impressive no?