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Jun 25, 2015 11:54 am

BAMMA USA 16’s Chris Saunders: UFC Veteran Who Has Found His New Home

  By Keith Harmon UFC and Bellator veteran Chris Saunders will step into the cage against Brandon Morris in a lightweight title eliminator bout tomorrow, Friday, June 26 that will also serve as the main event at BAMMA USA: Badbeat 16. The bout is a quick turnaround from Saunders’ fight in April, and forces him to miss...

Jun 24, 2015 8:49 am

Joseph Benavidez: ‘Team Alpha Male Never Pulls Out Of Fights’

MMA is a sport that pits two individuals against each other where only one man can walk out victorious. It’s unlike any team sport because if a combatant suffers a serious injury, the match is scrapped entirely. It doesn’t matter if it’s Jose Aldo, Khabib Nurmagomedov, or Anthony Pettis; Fans are learning not to get...

Jun 19, 2015 10:24 am

Tonight’s Kimbo vs. Shamrock Fight Is 7 Years In The Making

When we say tonights main event fight between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock has been a longtime in the making, we really mean a long time. The fight was scheduled to go down 7 years ago at Elite XC. There was plenty of bad blood back then and got even worse when Shamrock pulled out...

Jun 18, 2015 11:38 am

Watch Today’s “Kimbo vs. Shamrock” Weigh-Ins Live on BJPENN.COM

Check out the live weigh-ins for ‘Bellator 138: Kimbo vs. Shamrock’ right here on BJPENN.COM at 6PM ET. In the highly talked about main event internet sensation and former UFC fighter Kimbo Slice will finally get to fight MMA legend Ken Shamrock. The bout was scheduled to go down a while ago but was scrapped...

Jun 15, 2015 3:09 pm

Booking Roundup: Former WSOF Champion Set to Debut at UFC 190

It was a big week for Joe Silva as he worked his matchmaking-magic to create some interesting bouts for the near future. Catch up by checking out this week’s edition of our booking roundup! UFC Fight Night 69 Gets a Fight… Peter Sobotta was originally scheduled to face Sergio Moraes this Saturday, but Moraes was...

Jun 12, 2015 4:57 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 188’ Edition

  The ‘UFC 188’ weigh ins just went down and that means we have all those intense staredowns for your viewing pleasure. It’s champion vs. champion in Saturdays main event when Cain Velasquez takes on Fabricio Werdum for the unified UFC heavyweight title. Gilbert Melendez finally meets up with Eddie Alvarez in huge fight for...

Jun 11, 2015 11:15 am

This Father Is Set To Avenge His Son’s Loss

Here’s a fun story about a father, a son and vengeance. Steve Bang Sr. watched his son, Steve Bang Jr. get TKO’d by a 50 year old man. Now, he is out for revenge and will face off against that man, Pat Kelly, this weekend. Bang Sr. is a 45 year-old doctor with one amateur...

Jun 11, 2015 6:58 am

UFC 188 Embedded: Vlog Series ­- Episode 3

On Episode 3 of UFC 188 Embedded, fighters including strawweights Tecia Torres and Angela Hill, middleweight Kelvin Gastelum and lightweight Johnny Case adjust to the high altitude. More athletes arrive in Mexico City and kick off fight week with a high-speed police escort: middleweight Nate Marquardt and lightweights Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez. Plus, heavyweight...

May 27, 2015 1:55 pm

Hendo Eyeing ‘Few More Wins’, Not Retirement

Dan Henderson is an MMA legend and probably toward the end of his career, but the UFC fighter would rather worry about getting a few wins than retiring. Henderson hasn’t performed well in recent memory, but says he’s not ready to hang it up just yet. Hendo talked to MMAJunkie Radio about his career and...

May 27, 2015 9:30 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC 187 Edition

The NSAC has released its full medical suspension list for UFC 187. The full list of medical suspensions, from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, is below. Daniel Cormier: Must have follow-up MRI before Nov. 1 Anthony Johnson: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left eyebrow laceration. Chris Weidman: Suspended 45...

May 27, 2015 8:17 am

Calderwood Reveals Personal Problems Lead to Poor Performance

Fan favorite, UFC strawweight Joanne Calderwood didn’t perform up to a lot of peoples expectations in her last outing, losing in just 90 seconds. Adding more fuel to the strange performance was a message she sent out after the fight, cryptically talking about something that had happened the night before. Basically nothing has been said...

May 27, 2015 7:55 am

Benson Henderson Stays Silent On Injury

  Remember when UFC lightweight/welterweight Benson Henderson pulled out of his upcoming fight with Michael Johnson? The fight was set for the TUF 21 finale in July, but got scrapped when Henderson pulled out for some reason that wasn’t disclosed to fans. Well, now we know what it was…sort of. Henderson joined The MMA Hour...

May 26, 2015 3:52 pm

Salary Report: UFC 187 Edition — Johnson Earns $500K To D.C.’s $180k — FULL REPORT!

The salaries just came out for UFC 187 fighters. Two of the fighters from the card left with $500,000.00. Check out the numbers below for a full rundown. Daniel Cormier- $180,000 ($90,000 to show, $90,000 to win) Anthony Johnson- $500,000 Chris Weidman- $500,000 ($250,000 to show, $250,000 to win) Vitor Belfort- $300,000 Donald Cerrone- $152,000...

May 26, 2015 3:37 pm

Cormier: ‘I hope Jones was at home watching me take the belt’

It’s just days after Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson for the UFC light-heavyweight title, but the Jon Jones talk has already started boiling up. Even Cormier can’t keep himself from taking jabs at the former champ, as if he was trying to build up for a rematch down the road. While talking on The MMA...

May 26, 2015 2:40 pm

Ronda Welcomes Fight vs. Miesha Tate’s Man Bryan Caraway

UFC champion and star Ronda Rousey talks about her dream match-ups. She told The Wall Street Journal that she would love to test her skills against former champ Jon Jones in a dream match, but as far as just someone she would love to beat up, how about Bryan Caraway. Caraway is a top 10...

May 26, 2015 2:21 pm

Rousey’s Dream Fight Is Against Jon Jones

A champion is calling out another champion. This is one of those ‘this will never happen’ type stories but it’s still fun to discuss. In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says if she got to choose she would love to see how she matched up with former...

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 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Weidman On Jones: ‘ He Has No More Secrets… Don’t Judge Him’

UFC champion Chris Weidman had a lot to say about former champ Jon Jones when talking to Ariel Helwani recently. Mostly, the champ said he isn’t going to judge the former p4p great, because we are all human and could end up in the same situation. “I’m a human being. You start seeing your accomplishments...