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Aug 23, 2016 8:07 am

Eddie Alvarez rips Conor McGregor: He’s not a championship fighter

While Conor McGregor’s performance in the main event of UFC 202, during his fight with Nate Diaz, may have won over a lot of MMA fans, UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was not impressed. McGregor, who gassed early in the fight, but was able to catch a second wind, was ultimately awarded a majority decision...

Aug 23, 2016 1:32 am

Nate Diaz throws out an obvious tweet to Conor McGregor and laughs at him

Nate Diaz believes that he won the five-round war with Conor McGregor that went down at UFC 202. After the fight was all said and done, the judges awarded McGregor with a majority decision. However, it seems like the judge’s decision is still in Diaz’s head and he thinks it is all quite funny. Diaz...

Aug 21, 2016 11:19 am

UFC 202 Bonus Report

UFC 202 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 202 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 202’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Donald Cerrone earned a...

Aug 21, 2016 10:26 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz octagon interviews

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor earned a majority decision (48-47, 47-47, 48-47) over Nate Diaz in the headlining bout of last night’s UFC 202 event in Las Vegas. Following their epic battle, Conor stated his desire to have a trilogy bout with Diaz but this time in the UFC’s lightweight division. When Nate Diaz took...

Aug 21, 2016 9:53 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: “Conor should have got a yellow card for running”

Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor went to war in the headlining bout of last night’s UFC 202 event in Las Vegas. McGregor had a dominant first-round round and was able to drop Diaz on multiple occasions in the opening ten minutes. However, Diaz began to mount a comeback in the late stages of the second-round...

Aug 6, 2016 10:35 am

New MMA judging criteria finalized, to be implemented in 2017

In addition to rule changes from the Association of Boxing Commissions and Combative Sports’ (ABC’s) Unified Rules of MMA, the wording of the 10-Point Must system for mixed martial arts competition was updated and will be logged in to the Unified Rules and will be implemented on Jan. 1, 2017. Bloody Elbow was able to...

Jul 31, 2016 2:26 pm

UFC 201 Bonus Report

UFC 201 in Atlanta delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 201 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 201’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Tyron Woodley earned a “Performance...

Jul 28, 2016 12:36 pm

GIF | Psychotic-looking Robbie Lawler laughs after getting punched in the face

The man who took the win in the UFC’s 2015 Fight of the Year may already have secured the same award for 2016. UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has been in some brutally exciting fights as the reigning champion of the 170-pound division. His second fight with Rory MacDonald in 2015 and fight with Carlos...

Jul 24, 2016 7:46 am

UFC on FOX 20 Bonus Report

UFC on FOX 20 in Chicago delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at last night’s UFC on FOX 20 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC on FOX 20’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night...

Jul 21, 2016 11:21 am

Evangelista Santos to use gofundme donations to give back to his Brazilian community

When an x-ray revealed that Michael Page fractured Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos’ skull with a vicious flying knee at Bellator 158 over the weekend, the news spread fast. Santos’ ex-wife, Cris “Cyborg” Justino immediately set up a gofundme fundraiser to help with medical bills needed for the insane injury suffered in the MMA fight. However, Bellator...

Jul 18, 2016 12:40 pm

VIDEO | Cageside video of Michael Page’s crushing knee on Evangelista Santos

Michael Page brutal finish vs Cyborg. Listen to that impact😖 pic.twitter.com/qEtV19yM30 — KO KINGS (@KOKINGS4) July 17, 2016 Michael Page sent shockwaves through the MMA community when his brutal knee fractured the skull of opponent Evangelista Santos at Bellator 158 on Saturday in London. Santos’ devastating injury has led Bellator MMA to help pay for...

Jul 18, 2016 12:05 pm

VIDEO | Michael ‘Venom’ Page talks about his destructive win over Evangelista Santos

Michael “Venom” Page delivered another highlight reel knockout over Evangelista Santos at Bellator 158 over the weekend. After the fight, it was revealed that Santos suffered a fractured skull as the result of Page’s flying knee that knocked Santos out from competition. Page has since then asked for the support of Santos through a gofundme...

Jul 18, 2016 10:15 am

GIF | Michael Page fractures Evangelista Santos’ skull with flying knee in slow motion

It was a devastating blow that took out Evangelista Santos at Bellator 158 over the weekend. Michael “Venom” Page perfectly timed a flying knee in the second round that literally smashed Santos’ skull and knocked out Santos from competition. Bellator MMA announced that they are going to be taking care of Santos’ medical bills after...

Jul 16, 2016 10:27 am

Conor McGregor sends warning to fighters calling him out

While UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is currently slated for a welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202, ‘Notorious’ has found himself called out by numerous fighters. While McGregor is supposed to to fight Jose Aldo for the undisputed featherweight championship after his bout with Diaz, Eddie Alvarez, Dominick Cruz, and several other fighters...

Jul 13, 2016 10:55 am

Robbie Lawler sick of ‘Fight of the Year’ fights

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has earned the reputation for being one of the most exciting fighters on the UFC roster. In his past 6 fights, two have been ‘Fight of the Year’ winners, and 4 have won ‘Fight of the Night’. The only two of Lawler’s past 6 fights to not win an award...

Jul 9, 2016 11:23 pm

UFC 200 Bonus Report

UFC 200 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 200 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 200’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Amanda Nunes for her...

Jun 27, 2016 1:46 am

Joanne Calderwood has yet to hear from Dana White on her new contract and bonus

UFC strawweight Joanne Calderwood made some noise about her pay and being broke following her fight with Valerie Letourneau at UFC Fight Night 89. UFC President Dana White caught wind of Calderwood’s gripe on not getting a “Performance of the Night” bonus and said that he would be giving Calderwood the bonus and signing her...

Jun 19, 2016 8:47 am

UFC Fight Night 89 Bonus Report

‘UFC Fight Night 89’ in Ottawa delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at last night’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 89’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Donald Cerrone...

Jun 15, 2016 11:37 am

Will Claudia Gadelha become your #WCW UFC champion?

UFC strawweight Claudia Gadelha’s only loss in her professional mixed martial arts career was from her fight against Joanna Jedrzejczyk back in 2014. Their fight was a close one with Jedrzejczyk walking out with the win after being awarded the split-decision victory that many argue could have gone either way. Gadelha and Jedrzejczyk’s rivalry continues...

Jun 15, 2016 1:20 am

Canelo Alvarez reaches deep into pockets after being sued for $8.5 million

One of boxing’s biggest stars was hit with a multi-million dollar lawsuit this week in a Florida court case. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez was ordered to pay $8.5 million to All-Star Boxing, a former promoter of Alvarez’s after a Florida jury ruled in favor of All-Star Boxing. All-Star Boxing claimed that Alvarez signed an exclusive promotional...

Jun 4, 2016 11:01 pm

UFC 199 Bonus Report

UFC 199 in Los Angeles delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at last night’s UFC 199 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 199’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Michael Bisping became...

Jun 3, 2016 10:22 am

PREDICTIONS! UFC 199 main card voting

Ahead of tomorrow night’s action in Inglewood, California, we want to hear from you PENN Nation! Give us your predictions for who you think will win Saturday’s UFC 199 main card fights using our polls below. Note: Predictions are for entertainment purposes only. No prizes will be awarded for correct predictions. [poll id=”15″] [poll id=”16″]...

May 30, 2016 9:14 am

Aljamain Sterling reacts to first loss of professional MMA career

Sunday night in Las Vegas, Aljamain Sterling and Bryan Caraway stepped in the Octagon to settle their feud. Sterling was the one who initially called for a fight against Caraway, however it was Caraway who left the Octagon with the win. The fight was a rather close one, with many scoring the bout in favor...

May 30, 2016 8:22 am

VIDEO | Renan Barao vs. Jeremy Stephens (Highlights)

In the co-main event of ‘UFC Fight Night 88’, #9 ranked Jeremy Stephens stepped into the Octagon to welcome former bantamweight champion Renan Barao to the division. After a back-and-forth 3 round scrap, Stephens was awarded the unanimous decision win, with the score reading 29-28 across the board. Check out the highlights above! Video |...

May 30, 2016 6:57 am

UFC Fight Night 88 Bonus Report

‘UFC Fight Night 88’ in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at last night’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 88’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Cody...

May 28, 2016 7:29 am

VIDEO | Brian Stann running for political office?

Former top ranked UFC middleweight Brian Stann has a very well documented past in the armed forces. Stann, a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps was awarded the Silver Star for his actions during combat. Back in 2013, following his KO loss to Wanderlei Silva, Stann retired from MMA, taking a very active role in...