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Jul 23, 2015 3:06 am

Dana White Did A Q&A On Twitter––It Did Not Go Well

Perhaps it wasn’t the best time for UFC president Dana White to hold a late night Q&A with fans on Twitter. With the recent firing of veteran cutman a lot of fans have been very vocal about their displeasure with how the promotion is handling a lot of issues and a lot have claimed to...

Jul 10, 2015 4:43 am

McGregor’s Former Manager Speaks Out

“I was always sure that Conor would be a star when he got into the UFC. That’s what I told Joe Silva and Sean Shelby when I was writing them. Everybody was predicting this. But if course it’s been very fast. He has embraced the opportunity and put in the work.” That’s what Conor McGregor’s...

Jul 8, 2015 8:26 am

Paige VanZant Lands Another Major Sponsorship Deal

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant just scored another major sponsorship deal. The rising Team Alpha Male star took to Instagram to share the news with fans. VanZant already has an exclusive deal with Reebok, who will be taking over the UFC with their new uniforms and now she will be working with MusclePharm as well. VanZant...

Jul 8, 2015 6:30 am

Matt Hughes And Frank Trigg Talk About Cheaters From Their Era

Former UFC welterweights and Hall of Fame inducted fighters spoke about their era of MMA and the issue of drug use. Here’s what they had to say to MMAJunkie: Former UFC welterweight Frank Trigg on steroid use during his era: “I come from a background where we wrestled guys who were on drugs. It was...


Jun 29, 2015 7:14 am

‘Joe Rogan Could Have Ruined My Career & Life with Fake Fight Comments’

Joe Rogan recently came out and stated that he thought the fight between Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice at Bellator 138 earlier in June looked “fake as f***“. While the fight did look quite bizarre, Shamrock vowed on his life that the fight was far from staged. “I swear on everything that I love, my...

Jun 27, 2015 7:24 am

Luke Rockhold Is Not The Only Reason Machida Wanted A Quick Turnaround

“I like to stay active as much as possible, and sometimes in MMA, you have a lot of time between fights. So I didn’t really get hurt in my last fight, and I wanted to get back in there as soon as I can.” “Of course, when you lose, you want to get back in...

Jun 26, 2015 7:29 am

Machida Thinks A Win Over Romero Keeps Him In Title Picture

“Even though he’s a wrestler, he knows how to fight standing up. He knows how to keep the distance. But I believe in myself and my background in karate. I have a better chance than him and will be prepared on Saturday.” “I have to win this fight because I want to get back in...

Jun 25, 2015 12:12 pm

Diego Sanchez: ‘Kawajiri Is A Nobody, And He’s Scared’

  Diego Sanchez doesn’t like being told no. The UFC vet took to Twitter, because that’s what fighters do now, and expressed interest in fighting Tatuya Kawajiri. Kawajiri just beat up on Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, this past Saturday and is now looking for a top 10 opponent. Unfortunately, Sanchez is not...

Jun 25, 2015 9:34 am

McGregor On Aldo: ‘He’s looking for a way out’

  Even before news surfaced that Jose Aldo was injured and possibly out of UFC 189, Conor McGregor believed that the featherweight champion was looking for a way out. We now know that Aldo has a bruised rib, not a fractured one, and still plans on fighting at UFC 189, but check out what McGregor had...

Jun 25, 2015 7:09 am

McGregor On Aldo: ‘He didn’t break a rib, he started his PERIOD!’

So apparently all the worrying and anticipation and hysteria was for nothing. The UFC released an official statement yesterday, saying that Aldo still plans on fighting and his injury isn’t as severe as first reported. The fight goes on. Of course, the MMA world had plenty to say about the news, mostly sighs of relief,...

Jun 24, 2015 12:29 pm

Paige VanZant Will Battle Alex Chambers In September

Looks like all you ‘FanZants’ have something to celebrate. UFC strawweight and Team Alpha Male fighter, Paige VanZant has booked her next opponent. The popular UFC star will face off against TUF alum Alex Chambers at UFC 191, which takes place Sept. 5 in Las Vegas, NV. VanZant is currently 2-0 in the UFC and...

Jun 23, 2015 1:41 pm

READY! Holloway Down To Replace Aldo Against Conor McGregor

News surfaced earlier today, that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo fractured a rib and might be out of his scheduled bout with Conor McGregor at UFC 189. If that is the case, fellow featherweight Max Holloway wants the UFC to know that he’s only a call away and would gladly step in to fight McGregor...

Jun 23, 2015 11:24 am

Melendez On Iaquinta — ‘Better fight him now, before he gets better’

“No, I would’ve taken it against anybody, as long as it wasn’t a five-rounder. I’m interested for 15 minutes, let’s do it. I think Al is a tough guy. He’s one of those guys that I feel like I might as well get now before he gets even better. He is one of the up...

Jun 23, 2015 11:03 am

Scott Coker Explains Bellator’s “Big Top” Fight Card Strategy

Bellator 138: Kimbo vs. Shamrock was a major success and it has primarily to do with president Scott Coker’s strategy for building fight cards. When talking to MMAFighting, Coker went into detail about how exactly he manages to build exciting cards that do well and why he has no issue putting on fights like Tito...

Jun 22, 2015 12:56 pm

Was Kimbo/Shamrock Fixed? Bellator Commentator Addresses Rumors

Kimbo Slice stepped into the cage for the first time since 2010 last Friday and blasted through Ken Shamrock in less than five minutes. By the time the bout ended, some fans on social media and even UFC commentator Joe Rogan questioned the legitimacy of the result. What caused them to think the fight was...

Jun 22, 2015 9:18 am

Kimbo Slice: ‘I Was Talking Trash to Shamrock During Our Fight’

Kimbo Slice proved to still be a major draw in the sport of mixed martial arts last Friday night when he brutally knocked Ken Shamrock out at Bellator 138. Slice was excited about the win and always had intentions of knocking Shamrock out cold. “As soon as we locked up he grabbed my hand immediately...

Jun 21, 2015 2:56 pm

Booking Roundup — McCall, Holloway, and Ortiz All Booked!

“Music City” Nashville, Tennessee Gets Some Stars Top ranked flyweight Ian McCall just signed the ink and he will be stepping into the octagon with Dustin Ortiz. McCall is looking snatch a quick win from Ortiz as he suffered a tough loss to John Lineker at UFC 183 in January. Ortiz, like McCall, is coming...

Jun 19, 2015 3:00 pm

Visa system issue forces changes to several bouts on the June 27 fight card

Due to an issue affecting the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs visa system and a technical problem with the Consular Consolidated Database, UFC is unable to secure entry into the country for 12 of its athletes slated to compete at UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MACHIDA vs. ROMERO on Saturday, June 27, at the Hard...

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 18, 2015 11:22 am

Lashley On Reebok Deal — ‘Fighters need to stand up for themselves’

  “I understand business to a certain point, but I think at the same time, with this the fighters are going to have to kinda stand up for themselves. I understand everybody wants to say, ‘The UFC this and that,’ but I think at this point in time they’ve gotta form some type of union...

Jun 17, 2015 4:58 pm

Because She Asked…

Well, since she asked so kindly. UFC strawweight Angela Magana took to Twitter and posted this photo of her leg with a bruise. Yeah, random we know. She asked journalist to cover the picture, so since we’re here for the fighters, we are. Just go with it: Check out my bruise journalists…#yourmajesty pic.twitter.com/cpvkYZgEl7 — Angela...

Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 14, 2015 4:00 pm

Kimbo Slice: ‘I’m Gonna Break Shamrock’s Jaw and End His Career’

Kimbo Slice is ready to make his return to mixed martial arts competition. It has been over five years since Slice stepped foot inside of a cage for professional competition and at Bellator 138, he will be standing toe-to-toe with a legend of the sport. Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice will headline Bellator’s event on...

Jun 12, 2015 11:30 am

‘Jacare’ Souza Says ‘It’s Unfair’ That Rockhold Got Title Shot

“I didn’t think it was fair. I thought Rockhold had to beat me or wait for my turn before he could fight for the title. That’s the reality, it could not have been another way. Unfortunately, what happened was different and we’ll have to do another fight.” “They have their policy and we must respect...

Jun 11, 2015 10:30 am

STAREDOWNS! Nogueira Bros Mean Mug Shogun And Struve In Brazil

Tickets for UFC 190 go on sale today and to help remind everyone we got our first staredowns between the Nogueira brothers and their opponents for the event, Shogun Rua and Stefan Struve. Are you excited to see the Nog Bros back in action? Ingressos a venda a partir de amanhã pro UFC 190 no...

Jun 11, 2015 9:08 am

You Lift Bro? VanZant Does

Paige VanZant fights in the UFC’s strawweight division (115 lbs.) but she’s looking jacked in this picture of her training. The Team Alpha Male fighter posted this picture on her Instagram with the caption: “Gettin shredddddid;) lol” In a perfect world that works on real logic, who would you like to see VanZant fight next?...

Jun 11, 2015 8:52 am

Kimbo Still Works For Porn Company

Kimbo Slice is returning to the cage to fight MMA veteran Ken shamrock at Bellator 138. Even with his stint in the UFC and and other promotions, the former backyard brawler still keeps his day job, at the porn company that helped launch his career. The company was actually the first website to share one...