615 Search Results for wsof

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

Will The UFC Cut Nick Diaz For DUI and Drug Testing Issues?

The UFC is not a place of logic, I think we can all agree on that. From Alexander Gustafsson getting a title shot after getting KO’d, to most recently, the firing of longtime veteran cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran. A lot of their decisions just do not make sense. I am not naive. I know that the...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 15, 2015 1:28 pm

Melvin Guillard vs. Brandon Girtz set to headline Bellator 141

Melvin Guillard (32-14-2 MMA) will make his Bellator debut next month when he squares off against fellow lightweight Brandon Girtz (11-4 MMA) in the headlining bout of Bellator 141. Bellator officials announced the news earlier today: “Since signing Melvin in May, we have been anxious to get him inside the Bellator cage,” Bellator MMA President...

Jul 7, 2015 12:00 pm

UFC’s Jessica Aguilar: ‘Joanna’s One Dimensional’

“She has great takedown defense, but we haven’t seen (her) on the ground. This fight is going to go on the ground. We’re going to start standing, but you’re going to see a mix of everything.” Former WSOF champion and newly signed UFC fighter Jessica Aguilar told MMAJunkie that the strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, is...

Jul 5, 2015 4:48 am

Jedrzejczyk Wants ‘Easy’ Gadelha Rematch

Claudia Gadelha will be stepping into the octagon at UFC 190 in Brazil to face former WSOF Strawweight Champion Jessica Aguliar in what could be a top contenders bout. Fresh off surgery, champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will be keeping an eye on the contest and admits she’s pulling for Gadelha to get the win. “I think...

Jun 17, 2015 8:05 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 9 Recap

American Top Team picked up just their second win of the season last week on episode eight. Hayder Hassan dominated Felipe Portela in convincing fashion and earned a majority decision win. The victory earned ATT fifty points and now that the contest is in the final stage, Blackzilians can lose their lead with a loss...

Jun 16, 2015 6:53 am

Conor McGregor’s Teammate Chased And Took Out A Gang Of Thieves

“I surprised myself during the whole thing as I slipped a punch I grabbed a high body lock then took the back and sunk in a rear naked choke on one guy. The second my neighbor Karl helped restrain him but I used shoulder lock and a grip on the culprits hoody in a bow...

Jun 12, 2015 8:54 am

BATTLE OF THE STEROIDS! Rawlings Calls Out Fellow Females For PEDS

UFC strawweight Bec Rawlings isn’t the type to censor her comments, such is the case with one of her recent tweets. The TUF alum made a comment about the newly announced fight between former WSOF champ Jessica Aguilar and Claudia Gadelha, saying that it will be the battle of who has the better anabolic cocktail....

Jun 11, 2015 10:57 am

Aguilar Picked Up By UFC, Will Face Gadelha In Debut

It looks like Jessica Aguilar got her wish and is now signed to the UFC. The former WSOF women’s strawweight champion left the promotion just recently in hopes of chasing after the UFC title. First step in getting there? Signing with the UFC. She can scratch that off the list. Second step is getting her...

Jun 10, 2015 2:16 pm

TOP CHEF! Bourdain, Shields Get Cooking On The Mats

Dangerous grappler Jake Shields is scheduled to go up against Rousimar Palhares in the World Series of Fighting on Aug. 1 at WSOF 22. In the meantime he’s training and preparing. One of his training partners? How about ‘No Reservations’ host and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain. Now, we don’t think Bourdain is actually helping Shields...

Jun 4, 2015 4:07 am

World Series Of Fighting 21 Weigh Ins –– LIVE At 6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Watch the live WSOF 21 weigh-ins live here on BJPENN.COM at 6 PM ET/3 PM PT. The event features featherweight champion and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance ‘The Part’ Palmer defending his title against Canadian Chris Horodecki. As well as a co-main event for the heavyweight title between champion Smealinho Rama and challenger Blagoy Ivanov....

May 26, 2015 1:10 pm

Palmer: ‘I woke up naked next to a naked TJ Dillashaw

Being on a team its only natural for you to grow closer to your teammates and build relationships that will last for lifetimes. Then there’s waking up naked next to you teammate. On Submission Radio, WSOF champ and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance Palmer talked about a time when he woke up with a naked...

May 22, 2015 2:00 am

WIGGIN OUT! Shields Sports New Do!

Long hair, don’t care! World Series of Fighting title challenger Jake Shields donned a wig and is having fun rocking the locks. Check out his new do below! Shields challenges Rousimar Palhares for his WSOF Welterweight Championship on August 1st. Raging thru #sf with the big hommie @jakeshields. #fearandloathinginSF #skrapack #DreamTeam #DreamyTeam #legacyGoals #Respeito #mma...

May 20, 2015 10:25 am

Palhares Fires Back At Trash Talking Jake Shields

WSOF Champion Rousimar Palhares caught wind of BJPENN.COM’s recent interview with Jake Shields and has some choice words for the challenger leading up to their fight. “I don’t know how you come to think in this way about me considering we have never even actually met,” Palhares wrote to MMAJunkie. “But I get it –...

May 19, 2015 8:57 am

Aguilar-Esparza BEEF! — ‘Sorry You Keep Losing to Better Fighters’

Former World Series of Fighting Champion Jessica Aguilar has left the company to try and move on to bigger and better things… like trying to shut Carla Esparza up in the octagon. Earlier in May, Carla Esparza not only accused, but stated that she knew for a fact that Aguilar was a performance enhancing drug...

May 10, 2015 4:36 pm

SHUT DOWN! Bellator Denies Patricky Freire A Fight With Melvin Guillard

Former UFC and WSOF fighter Melvin Guillard has now made his way to Bellator. Almost as soon as the signing was announced, Bellator fighter Patricky Freire took to his Twitter to express interest in being Guillard’s first fight. Apparently Bellator saw his request, but ultimately said no thanks. Here’s what Freire said to MMAFighting about...

May 7, 2015 1:00 pm

Shields Puts Palhares On Blast! ‘He’s A Dirty Guy, I Want To Hurt Him’

World Series of Fighting’s Jake Shields recently spoke with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about his upcoming title fight against fellow UFC fighter and WSOF champ Rousimar Palhares. Shields didn’t hold back, calling his opponent out several times for being what he called a dirty fighter. “He’s a dirty leg-lock fighter,” said Shields, who admitted that...

May 4, 2015 7:07 am

SIGNED! Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Year Contract With Bellator

UFC, WSOF and now Bellator. It seems as though lightweight fighter Melvin Guillard is still trying to find the right fit for him. It was announced today, via press release, that the ‘Young Assassin’ has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract with Bellator MMA. Guillard was most recently with the World Series of Fighting promotion, but...

Apr 9, 2015 2:12 am

REPLAY! World Series Of Fighting 20 Conference Call (Audio)

In anticipation of tomorrow night’s WSOF 20 event, key members of the night’s fight card, and promotion president Ray Sefo sat down with select members of the media to preview the card. Enjoy the replay! Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s “Stud Show Radio” to talk about a fight with McGregor, rematch with Aldo and MORE!...

Apr 3, 2015 8:11 pm

UFC Veteran Matt Hamill Saves A Child

“Everyone was going like 70 miles per hour. She was driving the wrong way, just kind of swerving around… She was going slower but she was going on the wrong side of the street, and you could see her face, she was kind of drooling. There was obviously something going on with her that just...

Mar 30, 2015 6:01 pm

Thiago Silva’s Ex-Wife On His KO Loss: ‘What Goes Around Comes Around’

      Thiago Silva has had his leg trouble in the past, including trouble between himself and his ex-wife Thaysa Kamiji. She reported domestic violence and death threats. Silva attempted to make his comeback at WSOF 19, but instead got knocked out by last-minute replacement Teddy Holder. Now, a report from ultimmato says that...

Mar 29, 2015 3:19 pm

Full Fight Highlights: Teddy Holder Dominates Thiago Silva

Your browser does not support iframes. Teddy Holder finishes Thiago Silva in the first two minutes of the first round with relentless impacts to Silva’s head to improve to a 9-1 MMA record and advance to the finals of the light heavyweight tournament.

Mar 29, 2015 1:08 pm

Teddy Holder On Thiago Silva KO: ‘I’m Glad I Seized The Moment’

    Last night at World Series of Fighting 19 Teddy Holder was scheduled to fight Jake Heun. By the end of the night he had knocked out former UFC fighter Thiago Silva. Just hours before the fights started, Silva’s original opponent, Matt Hamill, pulled out due to illness. Holder was given the chance to...

Mar 19, 2015 11:24 am

The Buchholz Breakdown! “Pettis Vs. Dos Anjos” Edition

  What do you get when you combine a former UFC fighter and a former college wrestler/current Mario Kart enthusiast? You get Stud Show Radio, one of the most popular MMA podcast around, hosted by Team Alpha Male’s Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy. Episode 50 went live Tuesday night in a special...

Mar 18, 2015 2:35 pm

Opinion! Most One-Dimensional Champion In UFC History?

The MMA world is still talking about the events that took place at UFC 185, where two champions got dominated and lost their titles. Anthony Pettis lost by getting beat everywhere for twenty-five minutes and Carla Esparza lost by getting punched in the face over and over again until the referee stepped in and stopped...

Feb 25, 2015 3:11 pm

Palhares: ‘Fitch the cheater got what he deserved’

Following Jon Fitch’s WSOF title bout against Rousimar Palhares, it was revealed that Fitch failed his post-fight drug test, for an undisclosed substance. The failed drug test was one that Palhares found quite interesting, given that Fitch called Palhares a dirty fighter prior to the fight. Palters spoke to MMAFighting about the irony of the...

Feb 16, 2015 7:09 am

Coker On Universal PED Testing Policy: “It Would Be Amazing”

Recently, the sport of MMA has gone through a troubling period recently when it comes to drug test. Many fighters, including pound for pound kings Anderson Silva, and Jon Jones, have tested positive for PEDs, among other fighters. The PED epidemic is not just plaguing the UFC, as 4 fighters on the Bellator 127 card...