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May 24, 2015 10:55 am

Bader Puts Cormier on Blast: ‘You Need To get YOUR S**t Together’

Ryan Bader is making it obvious that he wants to be next in line for a shot at Daniel Cormier’s UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. He wasted no time getting in the face of the newly crowned champion when he confronted him at the UFC 187 Post-Fight Press Conference! After the event, Bader tweeted the following:...

May 24, 2015 9:35 am

White on Cormier/Johnson: ‘It Went Exactly How I Thought It Would’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson met in the middle of the octagon at the main event of “UFC 187″. Cormier’s elite wrestling skills would ultimately be Johnson’s downfall as he repeatedly got taken down and ground out. Fatigue started to kick in after the first round concluded and it wasn’t long before Cormier was...

May 21, 2015 8:52 pm

Sonnen: ‘If Jones returns to immediate title shot none of this makes sense’

Jon “Bones” Jones was one of the most dominant champions in combat sports when he was holding the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Now, he is stripped of his title and suspended as a fighter until he takes care of his life outside of the octagon. If he can get his act together and make it...

May 21, 2015 8:29 pm

HOLY WHAT? Anderson Silva vs. Erick Silva Full Contact MMA Sparring

Anderson “The Spider” Silva and Erick Silva went at it during their sparring session today! It was full contact and both fighters landed some good shots. “The Spider” may be suspended, but that doesn’t mean he can’t stay in fight-shape! Check out the full video below! Treino com meu irmãozinho Erick Silva Um dos atletas...


May 21, 2015 9:50 am

“Cowboy” Sympathizes With Teammate Jon Jones

Jon “Bones” Jones is currently in the middle of some serious accusations and his life as he knew it flipped upside down. Jones once sat atop the light heavyweight division with gold slung over his shoulder. The legal troubles he got himself into not only forced him to be suspended, but the UFC stripped him...

May 21, 2015 8:00 am

Promoter Defends Emelianenko, Says He’s a Victim of ‘Political Persecution’

Aleksander Emelianenko was recently sentenced to four and a half years in prison after being convicted of assaulting a woman who was cleaning his house. The woman accused Emelianenko of beating her up, keeping her captive overnight and stealing her passport. Emelianenko’s last professional fight took place against Dmitriy Sosnovskiy in Coliseum Fighting Championships which...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

White — ‘Jon Jones Will Get Immediate Title Shot if He Returns’

UFC President Dana White confirmed that if Jon Jones were to return to the octagon, not only would he be at the top of the card but he would receive an immediate championship match. Jon Jones has had quite the couple of months outside of the octagon and this could be the news he needs...

May 18, 2015 7:26 am

Daniel Cormier: ‘The Emotions Of The Jones Fight Drained Me’

  UFC’s Daniel Cormier is set to make his second light-heavyweight title shot appearance in a very short span of time. Cormier challenged Jon Jones at UFC 182 in Jan. and ended up losing a 5 round war to the champ. Now, he will get another shot against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson, because of the situation...

May 17, 2015 12:33 pm

Carlos Condit: ‘Jon Jones Believes He’ll Be Back’

UFC welterweight is preparing for his big return to the octagon after being sidelined due to injury. Condit, who’s a teammate of former UFC champion Jon Jones, recently spoke on The MMA Hour about his pending return and of course about Jones, who is going through the struggles of dealing with his legal issues and...

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Approves Measures For Lifetime Bans On Drug Users

The Nevada State Athletic Commission seems to be following UFC’s lead with more severe drug test enforcement as they have approved several new rules that are to be added to their book for drug test failure punishments. The UFC started to crack down on performance enhancing drug use in their promotion after Hector Lombard tested...

May 15, 2015 11:05 am

Referee And Judges Picks For UFC 187 Headliners

The officials for the two championship fights that headline and co-headline UFC 187 have been selected by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday morning. “Big” John McCarthy landed the duty of officiating the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. The individuals set to judge the bout are Derek...

May 13, 2015 9:30 am

Dana White Talks Jon Jones’ Future with the UFC

In April, Jon Jones allegedly caused a three car accident that caused the injury of a pregnant woman driver who suffered a broken arm. Jones then apparently fled the scene after grabbing a handful of cash. Days later, Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and suspended. Dana White appeared on “Off the...

May 7, 2015 1:03 pm

Rockhold: ‘Jones was a ticking time bomb… It was bound to happen!’

  The MMA world is still trying to wrap it’s head around the recent Jon Jones saga. The pound-for-pound top ranked fighter in the world and the now former UFC light-heavyweight champion, is now neither of those things. He was stripped of his title and suspended indefinitely following his arrest stemming from a hit-and-run car...

May 7, 2015 12:57 pm

Buchholz: Jon Jones Will “Probably Fight Again In A Year”

Will he come back or won’t he? That’s the question starting to pop up now that Jon Jones has been stripped of his title and indefinitely suspended from the UFC. It’s similar to the question that fans have been asking about another former UFC champion, Georges St. Pierre. Although the two situations are different, with...

May 6, 2015 9:03 am

Cormier: ‘Losing Jon Jones Hurts The Sport’

Now that Jon Jones has been suspended and stripped of his title, Daniel Cormier will be stepping in to fight Anthony Johnson for the chance to be the new light-heavyweight champ. Cormier spoke with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about the news and discussed his thoughts on Jones’ actions and what the consequences may be. Ultimately,...

May 5, 2015 10:32 am

Manager: Jon Jones Should Still Be UFC Champion

Jon “Bones” Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and suspended after running into legal trouble yet again. Jones allegedly abandoned the scene of a hit-and-run where a pregnant victim suffered a broken arm and turned himself in a day later. UFC officials were not happy with the way the situation was handled...

May 4, 2015 1:47 pm

Demetrious Johnson Talks Jon Jones: ‘I Couldn’t Believe It’

Demetrious Johnson aka Mighty Mouse has received plenty of attention lately, only it hasn’t been the most positive. His ability to sell a fight has been questioned and his technical style hasn’t been enjoyed by all the fans. Another fighter who hasn’t received the best coverage over the last week or so is none other...

May 4, 2015 1:37 pm

Daniel Cormier: It’s ‘Very Disrespectful’ That People Say I Can’t Beat Rumble

Daniel Cormier is set to replace Jon Jones and fight Anthony Johnson for the light-heavyweight championship. The news came after Jones was stripped of his title and suspended following his most recent incident with the law. After the new fight was announced the internet went crazy with predictions and opinions about who would win. Apparently,...

Apr 30, 2015 11:43 am

White: Jon Jones Needs To Handle His Business, No More UFC Enabling

UFC President Dana White talks the future of Jon Jones following his suspension and stripping of the UFC Light Heavyweight title. Jones was stripped and suspended after an incident on Sunday involving him fleeing from the scene of a car accident that he allegedly caused. REAL TALK! Luke Rockhold & Daniel Cormier Discuss Jon Jones...

Apr 30, 2015 2:03 am

EXAMPLE MADE! Bisping Says Jones’ Punishment Sends a Message to UFC Fighters

“It sends a clear message: whether you’re on the Fight Pass Prelims or you’re the pound-for-pound champion, you’ve got to be accountable for your actions.” Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones had the world at his fingertips, but another run in with the law this past Sunday evening threw all of that away. In...

Apr 30, 2015 2:00 am

Nick Diaz Shows Us a 7 Year Old BEAST — Kid Throws Combos!

While he is on a brief hiatus from the world of mixed martial arts, Nick Diaz ran across this kid who throws boxing combinations like a boss. Diaz coaches this kid and instructs him what to throw and he performs perfectly! @Boxing_is_life___ A video posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on Apr 29, 2015 at 9:57pm PDT...

Apr 29, 2015 3:21 pm

Dana White: ‘This Was Jon’s Last Chance’

“A lot of people know, Jon’s had a lot of chances. This one was his last chance. He’s got to handle his business outside of the Octagon and then we’ll see where he goes from there. Obviously he’s one of our biggest stars. He was on his way to becoming one of the greatest ever,...

Apr 29, 2015 9:08 am

THE D.C. TAKEOVER! New Animated UFC 187 Poster

Once it was made official that the UFC suspended and stripped Jon Jones of his championship and was replaced by Daniel Cormier, it was obvious that a truckload of photoshops would be unleashed. It didn’t take long for someone to strike gold with a fixed and animated poster for “UFC 187”! Daniel Cormier is set...

Apr 29, 2015 9:04 am

New P4P King with “Bones” Out of UFC’s Official Rankings

It’s been a big couple of days in the world of mixed martial arts. Now that it is official Jon Jones is not only pulled from UFC 187 but also suspended and stripped of the title, UFC officials have released the newest rankings. The biggest change, of course, is the removal of Jon Jones from...

Apr 29, 2015 9:03 am

‘I Guess I Gotta Get My Fat Butt Back in the Gym!’

“Fat”. Right. UFC middleweight title contender Luke Rockhold was excited to learn his AKA teammate Daniel Cormier would be getting another shot at UFC gold! After Jon Jones was stripped of his belt and suspended from the UFC, Cormier was the next logical opponent to fill Jones’ spot at UFC 187. Rockhold is excited to...

Apr 29, 2015 9:02 am

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson Responds to Cormier’s Callout

Earlier this week, it was confirmed that Jon Jones would be stripped of his UFC championship and suspended from the UFC altogether. As a result of this, Daniel Cormier has stepped in as the new opponent for Anthony “Rumble” Johnson and they will be fighting for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Cormier has already gone...