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Feb 7, 2015 10:50 am

GSP ‘surprised’ by Anderson Silva’s failed UFC 183 drug test

Just about everyone in the mixed martial arts community was shocked to learn that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva had tested positive for 2 types of banned substances (steroids) following his UFC 183 victory over Nick Diaz. Former UFC welterweight champion, Georges St. Pierre, recently spoke with La Presse (via Yahoo) where he gave...

Feb 6, 2015 8:34 pm

Years Ago, Penn Warned Of MMA’s PED Problem

  Ever since the UFC decided to make out-of-competition drug testing “a thing”, they’ve had to endure some serious ramifications. Jon Jones was the first mega-bust, but this week we learned that the man many consider the greatest fighter of all time, Anderson Silva, was also found to have Performance Enhancing Drugs in his system....

Feb 6, 2015 8:18 pm

GLORY 19 Results: Schilling, Verhoeven and Holzken Win Big

Raymond Daniels def. Jonatan Oliveira by way of TKO (Body Kick) 2:15 of Round 2 Daniels Advanced to the Finals of the Welterweight Tournament… If you get knocked down three times in a GLORY one night tournament bout, you lose by way of technical knockout. Raymond Daniels was able to knock Jonathan Oliveira down three...

Feb 6, 2015 5:55 pm

‘Glory 19: Verhoeven vs. Zimmerman’ Live Results Thread

Tonight, from the Hampton Coliseum, in Hampton, VA., Glory 19 kicks off a an exciting night of kickboxing action on SPIKE TV. Glory 19 features a heavyweight headliner between Rico Verhoeven and Errol Zimmerman Fight fans who can’t make tonight’s event are encouraged to follow along with the results in this thread. Full Glory 19 Results:...

Feb 6, 2015 3:06 pm

Jon Fitch Fails Pre-Fight Drug Test

Former UFC title challenger Jon Fitch has been flagged by the California State Athletic Commission for failing his pre-fight WSOF 16 drug test. A CIR test has already confirmed the results. The California State Athletic Commission will not disclose the substance that Fitch tested positive for, though multiple sources believe it to be elevated testosterone....

Feb 6, 2015 1:37 pm

TJ Dillashaw: ‘I’d like to see Faber fight someone like McGregor or Edgar’

The guys over at Team Alpha Male Radio gave their thoughts on who Urijah Faber should fight next. Faber was scheduled to fight Raphael Assuncao at UFC Fight Night 62 but due to injury Assuncao pulled out. So what’s next for the California Kid? TAM members T.J. Dillashaw and Justin Buchholz gave their thoughts on...

Feb 6, 2015 1:25 pm

REPLAY! Dillashaw: ‘I Predict A Third Round TKO In Barao Rematch’

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw helped host the latest episode of Team Alpha Male Radio. During the popular video podcast the TAM members took calls from listeners. One of the callers asked the champ to make a prediction for his upcoming title defense against former champion Renan Barao. Check out his reply: “He’s a very...

Feb 6, 2015 12:45 pm

Askren: ‘CM Punk taking things very seriously’

“When someone decides to come into the UFC and they don’t have a combat sports background, you’re kind of thinking, does he really understand what he’s getting into? But I think he gets it. I think he’s taking it very seriously.” “Obviously, they’re not going to start him off against one of the higher-ranked guys,...

Feb 6, 2015 12:12 pm

VanZant: ‘I’m more than just a pretty face’

Ahead of her UFC on FOX 15 bout against Felice Herrig, self-proclaimed ‘Pretty girl’, Paige VanZant is out to prove she’s more than just a pretty face. “We were born this way. It’s nothing we can change, and it just means we both have to prove that we’re the toughest people out there. I’m going...

Feb 6, 2015 12:02 pm

Nick Diaz Hangs With Tommy Chong

Birds of a feather… Fan favorite UFC veteran Nick Diaz was in good company while at the ‘Champ’s Trade Show’ in Las Vegas. Seen below, Nick Diaz flashes his signed Futurola goods while hanging fellow cannabis advocate, Tommy Chong. Check it: Roll with the best #tommychong #nosteroids #allnatural A photo posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on...

Feb 6, 2015 11:53 am

Thales Leites Calls Out Tim Kennedy

“I usually don’t choose opponents, I leave that to the UFC, but I believe Tim Kennedy is the best option for my next fight. I always want to be among the best, always respecting my opponents. He’s tough, he’s well ranked, and it would be an interesting fight.” Fresh off his UFC 183 victory over...

Feb 6, 2015 11:32 am

Anderson Silva’s Win Over Nick Diaz Taken Away By Nevada

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is having a rough week. After learning of his failed drug test, the widely considered pound-for-pound greatest fighter of all-time will have most recent win over Nick Diaz overturned by the State of Nevada. This unfortunate turn of events makes Silva winless in 2.5 years, with his last Octagon...

Feb 6, 2015 10:59 am

REPLAY! Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #039

Team Alpha Male Radio returned Thursday night with a special “championship” edition. UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw was in studio, handling co-hosting abilities and taking fan questions throughout the three-hour show. Team Alpha Male Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT on BJPENN.COM. Watch past episodes at the official Team Alpha Male...

Feb 6, 2015 10:58 am

FAT CASH? FAT CHANCE! Cerrone says he pays out 70% of earnings

One might look at Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone with envy. The popular UFC lightweight star takes on all-comers, even on a few days notice. It’s a trait unmatched by modern MMA fighters. And, while you would think the financial rewards are lucrative, so are Donald’s debt collectors. He explains: What's that. O just transferred money to...

Feb 6, 2015 10:53 am

Diego Sanchez Posts Nasty Surgery Image (Graphic)

This photo isn’t for the squeamish. UFC lightweight contender Diego “Nightmare” Sanchez just underwent surgery to repair a damaged collarbone suffered in training. And while it was just the fighters second surgery in a 15-year MMA career, it was a nasty one. Diego shares: Second surgery in 15 years of competition. #hardware #cyborg pic.twitter.com/AvI5fp0CFf —...

Feb 6, 2015 10:47 am

Ronda Rousey Makes SI’s Swimsuit Edition?

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has made a career out of crossing boundaries. But the SI swimsuit issue? According to the cover below, it’s true. Check it: Thank you to my @si_swimsuit and @imgmodels family! I am honored to be your 2015 cover girl! Wow!! http://t.co/TKF5Ko03GE — Hannah Davis (@hanni_davis) February 5, 2015 Thank you...

Feb 6, 2015 8:29 am

Wanderlei Silva: ‘WWE has made me a million dollar offer’

Yesterday we learned that Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva have been invited to a sitdown with WWE execs. And now Wanderlei is revealing details about a WWE offer. Check it: Post by Wanderlei Silva. “I got a million dollar offer from WWE, and I’m thinking how only the MMA fighters get paid little money. They...

Feb 6, 2015 7:56 am

Rashad Evans: “Rumble will knock Jon out within 2 rounds”

UFC light heavyweight fighter Anthony “Rumble” Johnson earned top contender status by knocking out former title challenger Alexander Gustafsson at last month’s UFC on FOX 14 event in Sweden. “Rumble” will now face current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones at UFC 187 in May. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans, who is...