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Jul 5, 2015 7:05 pm

Mendes Believes Wrestling Is Key to Victory at UFC 189 against McGregor

Chad Mendes has been preparing for this moment his entire life. He has failed twice at securing gold at the expense of Jose Aldo; Aldo had bested once by decision and once by knockout. At “UFC 189”, Mendes will have the opportunity to shut down Aldo’s rival to secure another shot at dethroning “King” Jose...

Jul 5, 2015 5:55 am

UFC Fighters Celebrate Independence Day In Style

Yesterday was Independence Day and fighters of the UFC made sure to be wearing their red, white, and blue. Fighters from Dan Henderson to flyweight Ian McCall shared their patriotism with the world and showed off their pride in style! Check out these pictures below of fighters celebrating the holiday. Happy 4th! Be safe #america...

Jul 3, 2015 6:57 am

UFC NOW – The Top 5 Fight Movies Of All Time

‘Kenny Florian and Urijah Faber count down their top 5 fight movies of all time in this segment of UFC Now.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 3, 2015 6:28 am

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 2

‘On Episode 2 of UFC 189 Embedded, the featherweight headliners are firing on all cylinders as title contenders Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes exchange unpleasantries on a national media call. McGregor continues to put in work in front of the camera, while Mendes prepares for the fight alongside his mentor, former WEC featherweight champion Urijah...

Jun 29, 2015 1:45 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Romero Now Among the Elite in Middleweight Rankings

“UFC Fight Night 70” has come and gone and we saw some major shifts in the middleweight division! Yoel Romero’s dominant victory over Lyoto Machida propelled him into the top five of the middleweight division. With Romero moving up to the third spot, this knocked Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida down a peg. Machida remains...

Jun 26, 2015 6:22 am

Don’t Get It Twisted! Nate Diaz Almost Fought McGregor At UFC 189

We now know that Jose Aldo is still planning on fighting at UFC 189 and only sustained a bruised rib, not a fractured one. Even so, the UFC has secured Chad Mendes to be ready in the event Aldo actually can’t fight. Before that was announced a few names were floating around, names like Urijah...

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 25, 2015 10:01 am

The UFC’s Top 5 One Kick KO’s — WATCH!

‘Kenny Florian and Urijah Faber count down the top 5 one kick knockouts in UFC history in this segment of UFC Now.’ Benavidez: Paige VanZant Is Our Perfect Alpha Female

Jun 25, 2015 9:02 am

Edgar “Dissapointed” In UFC’s Decision To Give Mendes Contingency Plan

The UFC released a statement on Wednesday saying that featherweight champion Jose Aldo did not suffer a broken rib, as reported on Tuesday, but instead only had a bruised rib. Therefore, the main event will continue as planned with Aldo taking on Conor McGregor. If by some chance Aldo actually can’t go, the UFC has...

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 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 16, 2015 8:36 am

Frankie Edgar Who? Chad Mendes Has A Message For The Haters

Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes isn’t bothered by the ‘haters’ and has a message for them. Mendes took to his twitter to let everyone know that he is indeed the true number one contender in the featherweight division and and plans on being champion. He last fought and beat Ricardo Lamas in April, following that...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 11, 2015 1:09 pm

Truth! Steven Seagal’s Self-Written Script Made Him Cry When He Read It

“Master” Seagal will go down in history as one of the most mysterious figures of our sport. While it’s clear that pioneers like Bruce Lee and Royce Gracie paved the way for modern day fighters, Steven Seagal still claims to have an impact on the sport. His track record speaks for itself; He has taught...

Jun 9, 2015 1:41 pm

Tyson Griffin Announces WSOF Release, Hints At Retirement

MMA veteran Tyson Griffin has been released from the World Series of Fighting. The former UFC fighter announced the news on Twitter and said that the decision was actually his. Griffin is 2-6 in his last eight fights and is currently on a two fight losing streak, both of which took place in the WSOF....

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 7, 2015 8:19 am

REPLAY! Rivera Drops and Finishes Caceres In Just 21 Seconds!

Francisco Rivera was the favorite walking into Saturday’s fight against Alex Caceres, but nobody expected the fight to end so quickly! Rivera showed he is one of the best in the world when he finished Caceres in just twenty-one seconds in the shortest fight of an action-packed night! Check out the highlights in the video...

Jun 6, 2015 7:20 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Rivera KO’s Caceres In Under 3o Seconds

The main card kicked off with a bantamweight fight between Alex Caceres and Francisco Rivera. Both fighters came in on two fight losing streaks, and both men had lost to Urijah Faber in one of those two losses (just a fun fact). Caceres landed first with a big body kick. He came in again and...

Jun 5, 2015 11:21 am

UFC’s Francisco Rivera On Eye injury: ‘It Could Have Ended My Career’

After a scary eye injury suffered during his fight with Urijah Faber, UFC fighter Francisco Rivera is ready to return to the cage and is grateful it wasn’t worse. “I was scared. When it happened, I didn’t know what eye he poked. That’s what it felt like. It felt like his whole hand went in...

Jun 3, 2015 5:49 am

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #65–– The Return Of Buchholz (Full)

Catch the full replay of Stud show Radio ep. #65! Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a twice-weekly, live, MMA podcast featuring former UFC fighter Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy as the hosts. Every week they discuss the latest MMA news and break down upcoming events. They also feature...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

May 23, 2015 12:56 pm

YOU’RE FIRED! Joseph Benavidez Dumps Manager Because Of Reebok Deal

Team Alpha Male Fighter Joseph Benavidez has parted ways with his management team, MMA Inc. The UFC flyweight spoke to the media about the decision and said that he thinks a lot more fighters will be going in this direction thanks to the Reebok deal. “I felt like I could do it myself, and at...

May 21, 2015 11:01 am

The Top 5 Potential UFC Superfights

Michael Bisping, Brendan Schaub and Kenny Florian count down their top 5 potential super fights in this segment of UFC Now, episode 218. Now that “UFC Fight Night 66” is in the books and Urijah Faber’s super fight with Frankie Edgar is off the list, which super fight would you like to see next? Who...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 17, 2015 5:19 pm

Frankie Edgar: ‘Dana White’s Ducking Me, Owes Me A Title Shot’

Where in the world is Dana White? That’s what former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar was wondering after his win over Urijah Faber this past Saturday. Edgar got on the mic in the cage after his win and said he wants that featherweight title shot. He would have told White in person, but the UFC...

May 15, 2015 4:49 pm

Lockhart: ‘This Fight Will Be Fast Paced & Technical — Don’t Blink!’ — EXCLUSIVE

Urijah Faber will be stepping into the octagon at “UFC Fight Night 66” to take on Frankie Edgar in what could potentially be a number one contender’s bout for the featherweight championship. Performance nutrition consultant George Lockhart helped both fighters with their weight cut and told BJPENN.COM he is excited to see how the fight...

May 15, 2015 11:44 am

REPLAY! Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson (Full Fight)

Top ranked featherweights Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson battle it out inside the Octagon to see who is the next top featherweight contender. Edgar battles Urijah Faber in the main event at UFC Fight Night Manila. Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 15, 2015 4:39 am

REPLAY! UFC Fight Night 66 Weigh-Ins (Full)

Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar hit the scales this morning to make their main event at “UFC Fight Night 66” official! Catch the full replay of the weigh-ins above. Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 14, 2015 12:50 pm

Credit Where It’s Due — McGregor Is Top Notch

A win over “The California Kid” this weekend at “UFC Fight Night 66” could give Frankie Edgar the boost he needs to earn another shot at the UFC Featherweight Championship. Win or lose, you can bet that Edgar will keep a close eye on Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo’s title fight at UFC 189. Edgar...