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Feb 1, 2015 2:49 pm

Ian McCall Apologizes To Fans Following Loss To Lineker

Last night on the preliminary card of UFC 183, Ian McCall fought John Lineker to a decision. The decision saw the bout scored in favor of Lineker unanimously. Leading up to the bout however, there was some controversy. Lineker missed weight by 5 pounds, marking the 4th time he has missed weight, and ultimately forcing...

Feb 1, 2015 11:48 am

Belfort: ‘I Don’t Want An Interim Belt’

Last night following UFC 183, UFC President Dana White spoke at the post-fight press conference about February’s UFC 184. For those who don’t know, Chris Weidman was forced off the card with an injury, forcing Rousey vs. Zingano to be bumped from the co-main event to the main event. White explained that Vitor Belfort and...

Feb 1, 2015 11:01 am

Rousey: ‘I’ll Deal With Cyborg Later’

Ahead of UFC 183 last night, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey spoke on Fox Sports 1 to discuss her upcoming title bout against Cat Zingano at UFC 184 on February 27th. Prior to the interview, it was announced that Chris Weidman had injured his shoulder, and would not be able to compete in the...

Feb 1, 2015 10:49 am

Dana White Explains Why Brandao vs. Hettes Was Cancelled Last Minute

Last night, Diego Brandao vs. Jimy Hettes was scrapped from the UFC Fight Pass preliminary card of UFC 183 last minute. The UFC released a statement which explained that Jimy Hettes passed out backstage, and was taken to a local hospital, according to MMAJunkie. UFC President Dana White explained after the event, that the doctor...

Feb 1, 2015 6:55 am

Diaz: ‘I’m Tired Of Being A Loser’

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Nick Diaz lost a razor thin decision to former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. While the bout was closer than the judges scorecards indicated, it marked the 3rd straight loss for Diaz, with all of the losses coming in title fights. He spoke at the post-fight press...

Feb 1, 2015 12:24 am

Diaz: Silva Couldn’t Finish Me. I Would Be the One to End It

Nick Diaz returned to the octagon tonight and lost to Anderson “The Spider” Silva after five hard fought rounds. The fight went to decision and although Diaz did not agree with the judges’ scoring criteria, Diaz remained respectful toward Anderson Silva after the fight. Diaz did not take any significant damage that could have ended...

Feb 1, 2015 12:12 am

Woodley Will Give Weight Loss Penalty Back to Gastelum

Kelvin Gastelum was nearly ten pounds overweight going in to his bout with Tyron Woodley at “UFC 183” in Las Vegas. Gastelum was penalized with a 30% deduction in his fight purse. Woodley would be rewarded with that 30% by the commission for the inconvenience. Tyron Woodley stated right after his victory on Saturday night...

Feb 1, 2015 12:07 am

Miesha Tate Suffered Broken Orbital in Win Against McMann

Miesha Tate may have walked out of the octagon tonight with her hands raised in victory, but it didn’t come without a price. Sara McMann cracked her in the opening minute of the first round and dropped her with a straight punch that broke Tate’s orbital bone! Tate dove into the topic during the UFC...

Feb 1, 2015 12:02 am

Dana White: We May Not See Nick Diaz For Another 3 Years

Nick Diaz made his return to the octagon tonight and fought for the first time since March 2013 at UFC 158 when he fought Georges St. Pierre. Diaz faced another legend in Anderson Silva at UFC 183 tonight and apparently made a lot of money in the process. Diaz put on a great performance against...

Jan 29, 2015 8:04 pm

Nick Diaz Apologizes For Missing Open Workouts

“I had to go back home for some things, so I didn’t make it here as soon as I would have liked to. So I apologize to all the fans, especially the ones that were here to see the open workout. I didn’t really put too much thought into it. I was just more focused...

Jan 29, 2015 7:59 pm

Dana White Addresses Anderson Silva’s Title Hopes

“I think that on Saturday night, we’ll see where he’s at. He’s an absolute professional, he’s done everything he needs to do to prepare for this fight. He’s back in shape, I think it’s just a mental thing, he has to get out there and see how he feels.” “I don’t think he needs 3-4...

Jan 28, 2015 1:07 pm

Diego Sanchez Suffers Collarbone Injury, Out 4-6 Weeks

Popular UFC lightweight fighter, Diego “Nightmare” Sanchez suffered a broken collarbone in training, and was forced to go under the knife for repairs. The TUF 1 winner took to twitter with the news: Mma is a rough sport I sustained a broken collar bone Monday during mma training. Surgery was a success praying for a...

Jan 28, 2015 12:05 pm

Nick Diaz: ‘I Promise to do my best for the 209’

“I’d rather not be portrayed as an evil villain. But if people want to make me out to be that, and it sells tickets, that’s fine. But I do hope people understand that this is just what sells, and not what’s really me. I’m just a mixed-martial artist from Stockton, California. And I’m still here.”...

Jan 26, 2015 9:47 pm

Cyborg Set To Defend Invicta FC Title In The Same City As Rousey vs. Zingano

In what very well could be an attempt to stir the pot and create a superfight between Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg, Cyborg is now set to defend her Invicta FC featherweight title against Charmaine Tweet in the same town as Rousey vs. Zingano is going down, and on the same weekend. The Invicta event...

Jan 26, 2015 9:11 pm

Chiesa: “I Don’t Trust The Judges At All”

Michael Chiesa is currently gearing up for his next fight, which will go down at UFC Fight Night 63 in Virginia against Mitch Clarke. Ahead of the bout however, Chiesa cornered his teammate Sam Sicilia against Akira Corassani in Stockholm this past weekend, and spoke to media members about his lack of faith in the...

Jan 26, 2015 7:40 pm

Tumenov To Story: ‘Let’s Put On A Show’

This past weekend at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Albert Tumenov scored a unanimous decision win over Nico Musoke. The win was his 3rd under the UFC banner, extending his win streak to 3, after dropping his UFC debut to Ildemar Alcantara. Tumenov is looking to build momentum and crack the UFC’s top 10, and in...

Jan 26, 2015 7:27 pm

Larkin Not Interested In Skipping The Welterweight Line Of Contenders

Lorenz Larkin dropped to welterweight, and made his division debut earlier this month at “UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver”. The win was a much needed one for Larkin, who was on a 3-fight skid until he defeated John Howard via TKO earlier this month. Larkin started his career going 13-0, with a very notable...

Jan 26, 2015 5:03 am

REPLAY! BJPENN.com Radio With Marlon Moraes, Kelvin Gastelum & Javier Vazquez

Last night BJPENN.com Radio was back with another star studded lineup that included WSOF champion Marlon Moraes, top ranked UFC welterweight Kelvin Gastelum, and Jiu-Jitsu ace Javier Vazquez. Marlon Moraes discussed his 8-fight win streak, and his hopes for one day seeing cross-promotional championship bouts. Kelvin Gastelum talked about his upcoming fight against Tyron Woodley...

Jan 26, 2015 5:02 am

Taisumov Apologizes For Hitting Christodoulou While He Was Out

Last night on the preliminary card of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Mairbek Taisumov scored a brutal KO win over Anthony Christodoulou, who took the fight on short notice. After KOing Christodoulou, Taisumov landed several shots while Christodoulou was out, before the ref could stop the fight. Taisomov felt bad about the shots, and apologized to...

Jan 25, 2015 5:28 pm

Henderson’s Unconcerned About Head Trauma Following KO Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was TKO’d for the second time in his career. While that isn’t cause for worry, Henderson is a 44 year-old veteran has had 43 bouts throughout his professional MMA career, leaving many to worry if the former Pride FC champion needs to...

Jan 25, 2015 5:05 pm

Henderson Stoppage Gets Dana White’s Stamp Of Approval

There has been much talk regarding whether or not the stoppage from last night’s “UFC Fight Night Stockholm” co-main event was a good stoppage or bad stoppage. In the first round, Gegard Mousasi landed an overhand right that dropped Dan Henderson. Mousasi landed several quick blows and the ref stopped the fight, however Henderson was...

Jan 25, 2015 4:25 pm

Pros React To Controversial Stoppage In Henderson’s Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was stopped with strikes for just the 2nd time in his career. The stoppage was a controversial one however, with many thinking the referee stopped the fight too early, and didn’t give Henderson enough time to recover. Below is a compilation of...

Jan 25, 2015 4:14 pm

Pros React To Johnson’s Win Over Gustafsson

Yesterday the MMA world watched on as Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson stepped into the Octagon to face Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden. Johnson did what many didn’t think he would, knocking out Gustafsson in the 1st round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ was stopped with strikes in his MMA career. Below is a compilation of fighter...

Jan 25, 2015 8:35 am

“Rumble” Fires Back Following Defamatory Jones Tweet

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Anthony Johnson handed Alexander Gustafsson the first KO loss of his MMA career as he TKO’d ‘The Mauler’ in front of his native crowd in Sweden (See that HERE). Following the bout, Jon Jones sent out a Tweet, that has since been deleted, saying...

Jan 25, 2015 6:45 am

Mousasi Talks Win Over Henderson: “I Needed To Prove Myself”

Last night in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night Stockholm, Dan Henderson was stopped for just the second time in his MMA career. The TKO loss came at the hands of Gegard Mousasi, who bounced back from a submission loss to Jacare Souza with his win over Henderson. Mousasi spoke post-fight to discuss the...

Jan 25, 2015 6:45 am

Amirkhani Plans To Buy His Mother A Bed With His $50,000 Bonus Money

Last night Makwan Amirkhani made his UFC debut in spectacular fashion as he KO’d Andy Ogle in just 8 seconds (See that HERE). The flying knee TKO was enough to win Amirkhani $50,000 in post-fight bonus money for ‘performance of the night’. Following the bout, Amirkhani spoke to media members at the “UFC Fight Night...

Jan 25, 2015 6:42 am

Gus — “I wasn’t there, Johnson had me in deep water”

Alexander Gustafsson was stopped last night for the first time in his MMA career when Anthony Johnson landed an overhand right, and continued to pour on the strikes until the referee was forced to stop the bout. The loss was a tough one for Gustafsson to swallow, making it even more difficult was that the...