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Jun 9, 2015 5:34 am

Stipe Miocic: ‘I’m The Best In The Division’

UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic talks about LeBron James, the UFC/Reebok deal and explains why he is the best in the division. WATCH! Gilbert Melendez Trains For Eddie Alvarez, And Looks Scary!

Jun 8, 2015 6:47 pm

‘I Feel More Mexican Than Cain Velasquez!’

UFC 188 is fast approaching and we will soon see the return of UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez. Velasquez, of Mexican heritage, will be fighting in his home country for the first time in his career and will receive a ravenous ovation, but Fabricio Werdum doesn’t think his will be far off! Werdum has moved...

Jun 8, 2015 2:41 pm

Rothwell: ‘I Doubt Velasquez Will Fight the Same Once PED Testing Starts’

Ben Rothwell is basking in the glory of his win from Saturday night when he dominated “Meathead” Matt Mitrione at UFC Fight Night 68. Rothwell cut an interview after the fight which put the entire heavyweight division on blast, and he vowed he would become the UFC Heavyweight Champion. Rothwell has his sights set on...


Jun 7, 2015 8:31 pm

Coach: Werdum Has No Chance, Velasquez Will Kill Him

Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will be unifying their UFC Heavyweight Championships at UFC 188 in Mexico City, Mexico next weekend. Even though he has shown incredible improvement in each of his octagon outings since returning in 2012, Javier Mendez still thinks Werdum has no chance at beating Cain Velasquez. “I’m very confident in this...

Jun 7, 2015 4:26 pm

Experts Break Down Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum

For the first time in almost two years, Cain Velasquez will be stepping back into the octagon to decide the fate of his UFC Heavyweight Championship. Fabricio Werdum will stand across from him, interim-championship in tow, ready to show Velasquez why he believes he will be the undisputed champion. The FOX Sports 1 crew previews...

Jun 7, 2015 9:37 am

CALLED OUT! Rothwell Wants Arlovski For Next Fight

Heavyweight Ben Rothwell put the rest of the division on notice last night after he viciously finished Matt Mitrione inside a round. Mitrione was looking to kick Rothwell out of the top ten with a victory at UFC Fight Night 68, but Rothwell had other plans in mind and will likely jump up a spot...

Jun 3, 2015 5:45 am

Mitrione Is Pretty Much A Bad Ass, And He Knows It

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione aka Meathead is set to do battle against Ben Rothwell this weekend and going into the fight he’s beaming with confidence. Mitrione stopped by The MMA Hour this week and talked about where he’s at in his career, and why he feels like right now he’s one of the best fighters...

Jun 2, 2015 5:55 am

Matt Mitrione: Jose Aldo Has Some ‘Huge Stones’

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione has been very vocal with his thoughts on the UFC/Reebok deal and is happy someone else is too. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo recently came out and blasted the deal. Mitrione was a guest on The MMA Hour and talked about Aldo’s comments, saying that he is grateful a champion finally...

May 27, 2015 9:51 am

Arlovski Tears Up While Discussing Victory Over Friend Travis Browne

Watch as UFC heavyweight Andrei Arlovski gets emotional talking about having to beat up his friend Travis Browne. “Of course it’s nice to have a victory, but deep inside … bad feelings. I feel like it’s exactly what I said, like I punched my mother or father … my brother. Victory is victory, of course....

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Lombard Explains His Beef With Barnett, And It Started With A Broken Nose

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard talks about his beef with Josh Barnett and why he’s been calling the UFC heavyweight out. On an episode of Submission Radio Lombard went into detail about why the two men have issues with each other. Apparently it had something to do with a broken nose. “I’ve actually been calling Josh Barnett...

May 22, 2015 10:00 am

Cain: Jones Super-Fight Still On The Table

UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez currently has his sights set on interim champion Fabricio Werdum for their upcoming bout at UFC 188. Even though Jon Jones has run into some legal trouble, Velasquez still isn’t discounting the possibility of a super fight taking place between the two somewhere down the line. In a recent interview...

May 20, 2015 1:05 pm

Velasquez: ‘I Feel Like I’m The Underdog In Every Fight’

The UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, is preparing for his fight with interim champ Fabricio Werdum. Velasquez recently talked with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about preparing for the fight and his mindset going into all of his bouts. The champ said he has been getting ready for Werdum by training a lot more jiu-jitsu because...

May 20, 2015 12:59 pm

Werdum Taking Unique Approach to Training Chin for Velasquez

Mexico City hosts the title unification between heavyweight champions Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez. Cain Velasquez won the UFC Heavyweight Championship from Junior dos Santos at UFC 155 and had only defended it twice since then. Velasquez has suffered a couple injuries that forced him out of action including a bout with Fabricio Werdum at...

May 19, 2015 4:24 pm

THE CHAMP! Cain’s Focus on Jiu Jitsu Ahead Of Werdum Bout

BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage catches up with UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, as Cain prepares for his upcoming title defense against Fabricio Werdum. The two heavyweights square off in the UFC 188 main event, on June 13.

May 19, 2015 1:39 pm

Travis Browne Not A Fan of NSAC’s New Drug Policy

UFC heavyweight Travis Browne usually doesn’t show much sympathy while he is on the octagon blasting people’s heads off. However, when it comes to the recent news that the Nevada State Athletic Commission could be dishing out year-long bans for fighters who pop positive in their drug tests, he felt the need to speak up....

May 18, 2015 7:23 pm

Stipe Miocic Is Ready For The Champ: ‘I Want A Shot At The Title’

  UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is ready to fight for the title after his impressive performance against Mark Hunt. Miocic beat Hunt up before stopping him in the fifth round and now believes he has done enough to get the next crack at the heavyweight crown. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will fight first and...

May 18, 2015 2:32 pm

Travis Browne Agrees: ‘Ronda Rousey Is The Most Dominant Athlete’

UFC heavyweight Travis Browne trains out of the same gym as Ronda Rousey and from his point of view, she is in fact the most dominant athlete in sports. Rousey won that title from Sports Illustrated, where she also graced the most recent cover. A lot of people have come out with their opinions on...

May 15, 2015 11:42 am

CAIN SPEAKS! ‘Titles Don’t Matter, I just want to beat the best’

Ahead of his pending UFC heavyweight title fight against Fabricio Werdum, UFC champion Cain Velasquez talks to BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about training, fighting, and his status as champion. Velasquez vs. Werdum takes place from Mexico City on June 13 in the UFC 188 main event. Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach...

May 11, 2015 5:36 pm

OUCH! Update On Mark Hunt’s Face: It’s Still Bad

We all saw that picture of Mark Hunt after his beating from Stipe Miocic. Well that was Saturday, now, on Monday we have another look at the UFC heavyweight post fight. And well, it’s still pretty bad looking. Here's a more recent photo of Mark Hunt following his fight with Stipe Miocic #UFC pic.twitter.com/xxat9SFekG —...

May 11, 2015 2:45 pm

Mark Hunt Was ‘Severely Dehydrated’ Day Before Miocic Fight

According to Mark Hunt’s manager the weight cut was a rather difficult one for the UFC heavyweight. John McRae, Hunt’s manager, took to twitter in reply to a question and stated that the fighter was severely dehydrated at the weigh-ins. @TheUltim8Writer @Lucas_NZ_ @whakatarnayenz MH had to cut pretty hard and was severely dehydrated at the...

May 10, 2015 9:42 am

Alistair Overeem: ‘I Broke Cro Cop, He Doesn’t Want A Rematch With Me’

UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem recently spoke about the possibility of a rematch between himself and Mirko Cro Cop. Speaking with Submission Radio, Overeem explained why he doesn’t think Cro Cop will be calling him out anytime soon. “Actually, I don’t think so, because he’s got a bad memory of me. In the fight, if we’re...

May 9, 2015 9:02 am

‘THIS Is the Real Title– Velasquez Hasn’t Fought in 2 Years!’

Ryan Field talks with UFC Heavyweight Champion, Fabricio Werdum and quickly realizes, NO ONE touches Werdum’s belt. Fabricio Werdum won the Interim UFC Heavyweight Title when he defeated Mark Hunt due to the absence of UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez. Werdum and Velasquez are set to square off at UFC 188. THIS IS NOT A...

May 7, 2015 9:33 am

‘Cain Velasquez and I Didn’t Spar — We FOUGHT For 5 Rounds’

American Kickboxing Academy has been under some scrutiny as of late with the recent injury of Khabib Nurmagomedov. UFC President Dana White blamed them of training as if they were in the “stone age” and asked them to update their training routine. Daniel Cormier enjoys training like a cave-man and says AKA won’t change a...

May 6, 2015 5:04 pm

Mark Hunt Wants to Avenge Loss to Fabricio Werdum

Mark Hunt isn’t a man of many words, but when he speaks the media listens. Hunt is walking into the octagon this Saturday with a chip on his shoulder as he has his most recent loss still on his mind. He will be facing Stipe Miocic at UFC Fight Night 65, but he still has...

May 4, 2015 9:17 am

Cain Velasquez Says Jon Jones ‘Needs To Get It Together’

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recently talked about Jon Jones and his out of the octagon issues that led to his title being stripped and indefinite suspension. When talking to MMAFighting, Velasquez had this to say about the now former champ. “I’m not really sure what kind of person he is in his personal life...

May 4, 2015 7:46 am

Mark Hunt: ‘I’m One Of The Best Fighters On The Planet’

UFC heavyweight, Mark Hunt, is preparing for his fight with Stipe Miocic. The fighter recently spoke with The Sydney Morning Herald In the interview Hunt talked about his career and about his past, before fighting. Hunt also mentioned that he believes that fighting is his gift from god and that’s why he fights like he’s...