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Jan 20, 2015 12:20 pm

“HEARTBROKEN”

“Siver just broke my heart, but McGregor looked sharp. Conor’s bringing excitement to the division. All of us need to thank him. I don’t want to thank him for taking my title shot, but he’s earned it. Aldo is a different animal. He has the speed and the length. But McGregor was able to get...

Jan 20, 2015 12:08 pm

Cro Cop Hints At Possible UFC Return

Rumors on the MMA front this week are centered around a possible UFC return for Mirko Cro Cop. The fighting legend was originally expected to sign with Bellator, but behind-the-scenes rumors started circulating that the UFC outbid their competitor, to once again secure Mirko. While we don’t usually take to rumors on BJPENN.COM, further evidence...

Jan 20, 2015 12:01 pm

“Goldberg” Talks CM Punk, Brock Lesnar

“I haven’t trained with Brock. I don’t know exactly what he does, but if I were him I’d spend 75 percent of my time on stand up. I believe that if he does it properly he can go back and dominate, but if he doesn’t do it properly he’ll go back and the same thing...

Jan 20, 2015 11:02 am

UFC Returns To Dallas With Two Title Fights

Two world titles are on the line when the UFC returns to the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Saturday, March 14 as lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis defends his title for the second time when he meets No. 1 contender Rafael dos Anjos and newly-crowned women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza makes her first title...

Jan 20, 2015 10:47 am

Wanderlei Silva Sues Nevada State Athletic Commission

UFC and PRIDE fighting legend Wanderlei Silva is suing Nevada State’s Athletic Commission for issuing him a lifetime ban from the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The MMA Fighters lawsuit states, “The NSAC, like any other agency, is a ‘creature’ of statue and attempts to expand jurisdiction over subject matter not conferred by the legislature...

Jan 20, 2015 10:36 am

Woodley’s Had It! Unloads On Bloodthirsty Fans

People! Quit saying don’t leave it in the judges hands! That’s the stupidest comment ever. Your sound bites are delusional. No fighter thinks ‘Hey I’m going to leave it in the judges’ hand’. No fighter wants to get finished. The higher you go in competition the closer the match up is! Quit being a recorder...

Jan 20, 2015 10:32 am

Fedor Makes It Clear, He Does Not Want To Fight

“He’s made it very clear he doesn’t want to fight right now. He didn’t say he never wants to fight. He just said right now.” Bellator MMA President Scott Coker informed the media following last week’s Bellator event that he was not able to come to terms with Fedor Emelianenko. Disappointed? Emelianenko last saw action...

Jan 20, 2015 10:08 am

SKIN-FLAP! Ron Stallings Nasty Fight Ending Cut — Graphic

In Sunday’s UFC return to action, main card fighters Uriah Hall and Ron Stallings slugged it out on the feet until a cut forced the bouts stoppage. This is that cut! FYI My coach took this photo right after the doctor had opened it up to prep it for getting stitches. Looks bad pic.twitter.com/5rtQ0WmALv —...

Jan 20, 2015 9:51 am

Two UFC Fighters Arrested In Last 5 Days

Two Ultimate Fighting Championship Veterans have been arrested within the last week. Veteran UFC heavyweight fighter Dave “Pee Wee” Herman (pictured) will now face felony charges following a Tuesday morning police chase in Indiana. The 30-year old now faces three felony charges. According to officers, Herman was seen speeding down the interstate without any headlights...

Jan 20, 2015 9:35 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down Gustafsson vs. Johnson

Go Inside the Octagon with Unibet. Let Dan Hardy and John Gooden guide you through the huge main event at UFC Fight Night Stockholm between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson.

Jan 19, 2015 10:04 pm

Jones Talks Failed Drug Test: ‘I Knew The Test Would Come Out Positive’

Earlier tonight, Jon Jones first interview since it was announced that he failed a random pre-fight drug test, was aired on Fox Sports 1. The champ spoke to Charissa Thompson to discuss his cocaine usage, the failed drug test, his stint in rehab, and his fighting future. “I definitely don’t have an excuse. I’m not...

Jan 19, 2015 9:54 pm

REPLAY! Jon Jones Opens Up About Failed Drug Test (Full)

By now the MMA community knows that Jon Jones failed a random pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 182 clash against Daniel Cormier. Tonight, Jones first interview since the news broke of his failed drug test was aired on Fox Sports Live.

Jan 19, 2015 8:56 pm

Luke Rockhold Kicks Shoe Off Friend’s Head

Been "kicking" it down south too long. Time to get home and get to business! Thanks @andremataele for the coaching tips. A video posted by Luke Rockhold (@lukerockhold) on Jan 19, 2015 at 10:44am PST Luke Rockhold has been seen in several videos kicking objects off of various people’s heads. In the above-video we see...

Jan 19, 2015 8:24 pm

REPLAY! Gustafsson vs. Johnson Preview

On Saturday, Alexander Gustafsson squares off against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in Stockholm for the #1 contender spot at light heavyweight. Ahead of the bout, Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Melendez, and Frankie Edgar broke down the bout on Fox Sports 1.

Jan 19, 2015 8:06 pm

‘2015 UFC Preview: A Look Ahead’

UFC analysts Jon Anik, Brian Stann, and Dominick Cruz preview a stacked year for the UFC, taking an in-depth look at several marquee matchups that will be taking place in the coming months. Which are you most excited to see?

Jan 19, 2015 7:45 pm

QUICK TWITT | Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Congratulates McGregor On His Win

On Sunday after “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Conor McGregor drew praise from WWE legend, and actor, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, who sent the following Tweet to McGregor. Helluva way to electrify last night Irishman @TheNotoriousMMA Great to see. Get after it and grab that brass ring brotha. — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) January 19, 2015 With...

Jan 19, 2015 7:35 pm

Matt Brown: ‘CM Punk Is Going To Be In For A Shock’

Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown is a veteran of both the sport of Mixed Martial Arts, and the UFC. Aside from being a top ranked welterweight, Brown has racked up 18 fights under the UFC banner, and 31 professional fights in his professional career, making him very qualified to speak about what it’s like to fight...