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Nov 30, 2014 7:31 am

RATINGS REPORT: Edgar vs. Swanson numbers through the roof

Earlier this month Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson squared off in Austin Texas in a main event bout that had title implications. After battering Swanson for nearly 5 rounds, Edgar locked in a rear naked choke with just 4 seconds left. MMAFighting has received the ratings report from the UFC from the event, and the...

Nov 29, 2014 4:18 pm

REPLAY! Diego Nunes KO’s Joachim Hansen

Former UFC featherweight contender, Diego Nunes returned to action this weekend, as part of the Superior Challenge 11 card, in Sodertalje, Sweden. He took on respected MMA Veteran Joachim Hansen, and won in brutal fashion. Enjoy!

Nov 29, 2014 12:43 pm

Pinduka: “Jiu-Jitsu today is sh*t. Very restricted”

“Jiu-Jitsu today is shit. Very restricted. The guys put so much effort in one advantage. Back in the days, we fought to finish. I don’t follow the competitions any more. They (the federations) started prohibiting too many situations. The finish is the essence, but then they create the advantage because finishing is too difficult. Slamming...

Nov 29, 2014 11:34 am

Rogan: ‘Rourke Fight “Faker than Jessica Rabbits T*ts”‘

UFC commentator Joe Rogan isn’t buying what Mickey Rourke is selling… Over the Holiday, acting legend Mickey Rourke returned to professional boxing, and finished his 29 year-old opponent in the second frame of action. (REPLAY HERE) Rogan is not impressed: “@phil2288: @joerogan https://t.co/QsF2I9UGeM what do you think about Rourke fighting?” That fight was faker than Jessica...

Nov 29, 2014 11:16 am

Nick Diaz: ‘Most fighters like their steroids’

“I like that, it’s good. “I think at this point a lot of people aren’t into it. Most fighters for the most part, they like to do steroids. So that’s too bad for them.” “I look at it like there’s ups and downs for fighters who are doing a lot of steroids, and you know,...

Nov 29, 2014 11:08 am

FIGHTING WORDS! ‘I Will Punch That Mole Off Her Face’

Top UFC bantamweight fighter Bethe Correia may have just talked herself into a fight. The Brazilian based fighter just put her division champ, Ronda Rousey, on absolute blast. Check it: (Via MMAFighting.com) “I will knock Ronda out in the first round, but first I’ll do her a favor and knock that mole off her face...

Nov 29, 2014 11:00 am

McGregor Opens Up As Massive Favorite Over Siver

Vegas oddsmakers are showing no lover to Germany’s Dennis Siver. In a startling opening-line, the UFC Fight Night 59 main event boasts one of the most lopsided betting-odds in modern MMA history. Check the lines: (via BestFightOdds.com)  

Nov 29, 2014 10:52 am

Tate: “My ultimate goal, fight Rousey for the belt again”

  Hands down, Miesha Tate has given Ronda Rousey her toughest fight to-date. In their last bout it took the champ three-rounds to finish her foe, a first for the quick finishing Ronda Rousey. In a recent posting to her instagram, Tate made the call for a third encounter. Check it: “This time last year...

Nov 29, 2014 10:45 am

Fan Vote Shows Edgar Favored Over McGregor For Title Shot

Frankie “The Answer” Edgar wants his rematch against Jose Aldo, and according to this poll, you want the same. Check it: The numbers don't lie. I do it with my fighting not my talking. @ufc @danawhite @lorenzofertitta pic.twitter.com/PlaQULhlNG — Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) November 26, 2014 Were the McGregor fans properly heard?

Nov 29, 2014 10:40 am

Silva Debuts Amazing New Moustache In Anti-UFC Rant

Wanderlei Silva clears the air about his failed attempt to enter the Bellator fold, and more. Here’s some highlights: “I am retired, I don’t fight anymore, I lost the desire. So what stops me from generating income now? Are these people going to keep threatening me? They’ll keep coming to sue me every time I...

Nov 29, 2014 10:28 am

Booking Roundup: 7 Fights Added To Upcoming UFC Events

  The Thanksgiving Holiday didn’t slow down the UFC’s matchmaking department. This week, we have confirmed the addition of several bout additions to upcoming events. As we previously reported on BJPENN.COM, Ryan Bader will face Phil Davis at UFC on FOX 14. Ian McCall vs. John Lineker is back on the books, this time though,...

Nov 29, 2014 10:14 am

Rockhold Prepping To Save UFC 184

Fresh off his win over Michael Bisping, Luke Rockhold is looking to take the shortest path to a shot at UFC gold. The AKA trained fighter is going as far as, to train and prepare for a fight he doesn’t even have, just incase someone gets hurt. Check it: (Via MMAJunkie.com) “It’s a little premature...

Nov 29, 2014 10:09 am

Barao Putting Down Pizza In Pursuit Of World Title

“After what happened, I improved my way of feeding and saw that I have to train more. I stopped eating junk food, now I’m eating athlete food. I used to eat a lot of pizza, pasta. I’m more disciplined and following my nutritionist’s orders.” Former UFC bantamweight champion, Renan Barao tells the Brazilian Media that...

Nov 29, 2014 10:02 am

Rousey looking sharp ahead of UFC title fight

@RondaRousey shadow boxing with @jemymabetrian in the background at @teamgfc A video posted by Michael Mardones (@layziethesavage) on Nov 11, 2014 at 12:29pm PST UFC female bantamweight champion “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey is continually evolving, allowing herself to stay above the curve in Women’s Mixed Martial Arts.

Nov 29, 2014 9:46 am

“CONGRATS!”

Top UFC flyweight fighter, Joseph Benavidez, and his UFC Fight Pass reporter girlfriend, Megan Olivi, have agreed to spend eternity together. News of the duo’s engagement broke yesterday, here’s their announcement. "I was wondering if you wouldn't mind marrying me too much…"❤️ pic.twitter.com/jXgBywlsj9 — Joseph Benavidez (@JoeJitsu) November 28, 2014 Congrats!

Nov 29, 2014 9:42 am

Conor McGregor’s Thankful For…

With thanksgiving in our rear view, the UFC’s Irish citizen, Conor McGregor, wanted to give his own thanks to his American fans, and grace us with his thankful thoughts. Check it: Happy thanksgiving to my American fans. I am thankful my division is full of easy fights and fast cash. Conor bless. — Conor McGregor...

Nov 28, 2014 6:43 pm

Cyborg Fought Through Pain Till The Very End

Former Strikeforce champion Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino was expected to headline next week’s Invicta FC 10 event. Unfortunately for fight fans, Justino was forced to pull out of the December 5 headlining bout with an injury. Prior to her recent training trip to Thailand, “Cyborg” said she hurt her foot but did some simple treatment and...