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Jan 2, 2018 12:10 pm

VIDEO | Demetrious Johnson Dismisses Leak by ‘Stupid Troll’ About a TJ Dillashaw Fight

UFC flyweight champ @MightyMouseUFC addresses recent rumors of him fighting T.J. Dillashaw that came out of Twitch stream. Watch #TheMMAHour LIVE: https://t.co/7soW7KTArj pic.twitter.com/iG6T44Qqiy — MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) January 2, 2018 Aside from Stipe Miocic’s fight with Francis Ngannou, the biggest fight of 2018 by far right now is Demetrious Johnson’s potential superfight with TJ Dillashaw. The...

Jan 2, 2018 6:48 am

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate has some huge news

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate has some big, big news. Now that her fighting career has drawn to a close, she’s opening an exciting new chapter –  as a mother. On Monday morning, the former champ announced this exciting news in a post to Facebook, asking that the fans and media respect the...

Dec 31, 2017 7:41 am

Tony Ferguson reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s destruction of Edson Barboza

Last night, in the co-main event of the stacked UFC 219, Dagestani lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov picked up yet another dominant win, brutalizing the dangerous Edson Barboza for three rounds, and ultimately capturing a clear unanimous decision. With this win, Nurmagomedov is now an insane 25-0 overall. He now stands out as the top contender for...

Dec 28, 2017 9:08 am

BREAKING | Dana White: Conor McGregor Has to Defend His Title Against Tony Ferguson

One of 2018’s biggest MMA mysteries is if Conor McGregor will return to MMA and who would he fight. Titles, contracts, it doesn’t matter, McGregor can decide whatever he wants to do and that’s one of the things that makes him so compelling, yet so frustrating. Out of nowhere, Dana White popped onto FS1 this...

Dec 26, 2017 4:22 pm

BREAKING VIDEO | Chael Sonnen Claims Rafael dos Anjos Won’t Get the Shot at Tyron Woodley

Welterweight is absolutely insane right now, with Tyron Woodley as the undisputed king and Colby Covington causing chaos at every turn. Former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos upset former welterweight belt holder Robbie Lawler, supposedly earning a title shot. However, that’s not the direction the UFC is going in according to Chael Sonnen. It looks...

Dec 26, 2017 2:20 pm

Do the UFC and it’s fanbase give too much weight to the appearance of female fighters?

“I don’t really fit the profile of a UFC Champion, but they have to do (business) with me, even though they’re never going to promote me to a level like they did Ronda Rousey or Holly Holm.” Current female bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes ruffled feathers earlier this year when she declared to FloCombat.com that the UFC...

Dec 26, 2017 6:04 am

Here’s how the MMA community celebrated Christmas

Yesterday, many members of the MMA community gathered together with their family and friends to celebrate Christmas. Across the fighting world, there was food aplenty; there were gifts, drinks, and Christmas pyjamas; there were even a few appearances by Santa Claus himself. See how the MMA community celebrated Christmas below: Juniors first Christmas Eve ❤️...

Dec 23, 2017 11:25 am

PHOTOS | No Big Deal Just Georges St-Pierre Chilling With Hulk Hogan

We don’t have to tell you that Georges St-Pierre’s life is ridiculous. He came back after four years away from the sport and took the UFC middleweight title away from Michael Bisping. That accomplishment is extraordinary in and of itself, but even away from the sport, St-Pierre does some awesome stuff. He literally went searching...

Dec 23, 2017 7:30 am

Max Holloway Gives Props to the New Featherweight Contenders

Back at UFC Fresno and UFC Winnipeg, there were some pivotal moments in the UFC’s featherweight division. Undefeated Brian Ortega came in cool, calm, and collected and it paid off. He finished Cub Swanson in the second round with a guillotine choke, making it so the UFC could no longer deny him a shot at...

Dec 22, 2017 6:53 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Coach is Tired of the ‘Tiramisu Bullsh-t’

No matter what, there is a ghost that haunts Khabib Nurmagomedov. It’s not a fight with Conor McGregor, it’s not a loss in the UFC because the man has none. What follows the Russian Sambo machine wherever he goes is his infamous weight cut battle. A war he lost back at UFC 209, causing his...

Dec 21, 2017 5:27 pm

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley Gives Update on his Shoulder Surgery

Last week, UFC Welterweight champion of the world, Tyron Woodley announced that he was indeed going to go through with the shoulder surgery he briefly mentioned a few weeks prior. “I’m going to go ahead and get this shoulder repaired,” Woodley said. “I’ve been saying, ‘You know what, I don’t want to get it cut...

Dec 20, 2017 7:59 pm

VIDEO | Brendan Schaub says UFC Rankings are “very similar to high school”

Retired UFC fighter, Ultimate Fighter season 10 contestant, analyst, comedian and podcaster Brendan Schaub is never short of opinions. Schaub is one half of the Fighter and the Kid podcast with fellow comedian, Bryan Callen but he also has started up his own podcast to talk all things involving the sport he once competed in....

Dec 20, 2017 1:09 pm

BJPENN.COM Rado Ep. 63 // Sean O’Malley | Colby Covington

BJPENN Radio is live at 8PM ET/5PM PT with more of what you crave! 8:15PM ET- First up, one of the most exciting young athletes to join the UFC roster in 2017, “Sugar” Sean O’Malley. Coming off his UFC debut at the TUF 26 Finale, Sean has gone from unknown to someone the MMA community...

Dec 20, 2017 11:55 am

Michael Bisping Tips Hat to ‘Smart Prick’ Georges St-Pierre For Vacating the Title

Georges St-Pierre waltzed into the UFC after being out for four years and added another ridiculous accomplishment to his career by taking the UFC middleweight title from Michael Bisping. It was a gigantic moment, but UFC 217 somehow seems like a distant memory now, especially after he dropped the title only a month later due...

Dec 20, 2017 9:32 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz Says He’ll Fight Whenever the F-ck He Wants

Nate Diaz turned down the fight. We heard it over and over from Dana White. Nate Diaz turned down the fight. We’ve offered him a fight with everyone on the roster and he turned it down. The latest conversation centered around a welterweight title shot against Tyron Woodley to boast UFC 219’s selling power, but...

Dec 18, 2017 7:42 am

Jimi Manuwa explains why he’s hesitant to call out “Shogun”

England’s Jimi Manuwa is one of the top light heavyweight contenders in the UFC. That said, his recent knockout loss to Volkan Oezdemir probably means he’s another impressive win away from a title shot. When weighing the options for Manuwa’s next fight, there are a few that really stand out. One is Glover Teixeira, who...

Dec 17, 2017 7:46 pm

A tragic death leaves the MMA community in mourning

A tragic death leaves the MMA community in mourning. The MMA community was left in a state of shock today as news surfaced that beloved coach Robert Follis had passed away. The former head coach at Xtreme Couture, Follis was beloved by many fighters and members of the mixed martial arts community. With that said,...

Dec 16, 2017 9:34 am

VIDEO | Luis Gomez Became Titan Featherweight Champ by Brutal Face-Slamming KO

Congratulations to the new @TitanFighting featherweight champ! Luis Gomez stops Sodiq Yusuff with a powerful and perfectly-timed arm throw! #TitanFC47 #UFCFIGHTPASS Event Replay ▶️ https://t.co/b0KGr4dlHr pic.twitter.com/T93u3xhOxn — UFC Fight Pass (@UFCFightPass) December 16, 2017 If you like chocolate ice cream, it’s easy to just stick to that. However, there is an entire culinary world of...

Dec 15, 2017 5:00 pm

Khabib’s Coach Says the Tiramisu Was a Lie

The undefeated 24-0, Dagestani destroyer, Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the Lightweight division’s very best fighters and has been for the past several years. Khabib’s last scheduled fight was a huge and highly anticipated Interim title fight against the man who ended up becoming champ despite not fighting Khabib, Tony Ferguson. The fight was supposed...

Dec 15, 2017 9:29 am

Jim Ross Thinks Conor McGregor and the WWE Have Already Made Contact

A lot of words come to mind when you hear the name Conor McGregor. We’ll let you fill in your own blanks on that one, but whether it be praise or hate, you have to admit one of those words has to be options. Basically any fight in the UFC inside three divisions is open...

Dec 14, 2017 7:00 pm

Jimmie Rivera: “When I become champ I won’t be like a TJ or McGregor”

UFC 219 was supposed to feature a huge Bantamweight showdown between former champion, Dominick Cruz and rising contender, Jimmie “El Terror” Rivera. Rivera has won twenty straight fights(five in the UFC) and his most recent came over Thomas Almeida at UFC on Fox 25. Prior to that, he handed Urijah Faber the last loss of...

Dec 13, 2017 2:58 pm

Dustin Poirier Wants the UFC to Strip ‘Pretender’ Conor McGregor

Things at lightweight are as convoluted as a Christopher Nolan movie plot. Tony Ferguson is the interim champion, who is waiting for Conor McGregor while he’s off surveying all of his nearly infinite options. Meanwhile, Eddie Alvarez just finished Justin Gaethje and Khabib Nurmagomedov is just a couple of weeks away from fighting Edson Barboza...

Dec 12, 2017 10:48 am

Everything Conor McGregor Has Done Since KOing Jose Aldo 2 Years Ago Today

It’s hard to believe it happened only two years ago. One night, Jose Aldo is an absolute monster who reigned supreme for a decade, carrying over the WEC featherweight title into the UFC and never losing it. The next night, Aldo’s title is gone and Conor McGregor is a new undisputed UFC champion. Somehow, he...