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Feb 28, 2016 1:57 pm

Jon Jones wants Anderson Silva to keep fighting: “He still has it”

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva suffered a unanimous decision loss to Michael Bisping at yesterday’s UFC Fight Night 84 event in London. The setback marked Silva’s third loss in his past four octagon appearances, his lone win in that time coming over Nick Diaz, a fight which was eventually overturned to a no-contest after...

Feb 26, 2016 7:01 pm

Alistair Overeem on Andrei Arlovski: “He’s not my friend”

At the recent UFC Fight Night 84 Fan Q&A in London, former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem was asked to talk about his relationship with teammate Andrei Arlovski. Alistair gave an interesting response (as you can see in the above video), stating that he and Arlovski are not friends and that they have rarely trained together in...

Feb 26, 2016 7:00 pm

Daniel Cormier responds to Jon Jones: “You’re a complete f*ck up and proud of it!”

Wow! Current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier went off on former champ and future opponent Jon “Bones” Jones earlier tonight on Twitter. The two rivals had been exchanging playful jabs on Twitter over the past 24 hours but “DC” took it to another level tonight when he replied to Jones with this tweet: Failing...

Feb 25, 2016 3:21 pm

Jon Jones fires back at Chuck Liddell

Chuck Liddell stirred up the UFC light heavyweight division recently when he broke down Jon Jones dominance, as well as how he would have defeated Jones in his prime. The controversial piece from Liddell however, came when he stated that he believed he could still give Jones some trouble in a fight. This prompted Jones...


Feb 25, 2016 6:54 am

Chuck Liddell: “I’d give Jon Jones trouble in a fight”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell is not a big fan of current UFC superstar Jon “Bones” Jones. The UFC Hall of Famer has criticized Jones in the past for being a ‘safe fighter’, and recently set his sights on “Bones” again as a guest on “The Fighter and The Kid” podcast. Here is...

Feb 21, 2016 3:00 pm

UFN 83 Results: Shamil Abdurakhimov defeats Anthony Hamilton via decision

A heavyweight bout between Anthony Hamilton (14-5 MMA) and Shamil Abdurakhimov (16-3 MMA) kicked off tonight’s ‘UFC Fight Night 83’ card in Pittsburgh. Round one begins and Abdurakhimov lands a solid uppercut. Shamil with a combo that appears to hurt Hamilton. The fighters engage in the clinch and Anthony seems to have recovered. Good counter...

Feb 19, 2016 2:13 pm

Audio released from Jon Jones traffic stop after going 75 mph in a 35 mph zone

Apparently former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was given a “huge break” from Albuquerque, New Mexico police. Police clocked Jones going 75 mph in a 35 mph zone and the former champ didn’t have any proof of insurance, registration for the vehicle, or his driver’s license at the time of the stop. TMZ obtained...

Feb 18, 2016 12:05 pm

WATCH! Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian break down Donald Cerrone vs. Alex Oliveira

On Sunday Donald Cerrone and Alex Oliveira will step into the Octagon in Pittsburgh to square off for a highly anticipated lightweight scrap. Oliveira took the fight on short notice after Tim Means was forced to withdraw from the fight due to a potential USADA violation. Ahead of the scrap, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel...

Feb 16, 2016 3:09 pm

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson returns to Bellator after litigation

Earlier today news surfaced that Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson would be returning to Bellator after an “amicable agreement” was reached between the two parties. The news was revealed through a press release, which was sent to BJPenn.com. It reads: Following an amicable agreement to settle the litigation between the two parties, the always entertaining and exciting...

Feb 16, 2016 10:47 am

MUST SEE! Jon Jones and Rose Namajunas grappling

[ooyala code=”h3cGR5MDE6-o5qykrQtEraa5q3i6yz-r” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”1280″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Recently it was revealed that TUF 20 finalist Rose Namajunas had made the move to Jackson-Wink MMA to train under Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn. Namajunas will be training alongside the likes of Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Carlos Condit, Andrei Arlovski, John Dodson, and our very own BJ...

Feb 16, 2016 1:27 am

Jon Jones hires new world champion jiu-jitsu coach

The news surrounding Jon Jones looks to be back focused on his training after his recent traffic citations issues seem to have passed. The former UFC light heavyweight champion is focused on his title fight coming up against the champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 197 on April 23. This fight will be Jones’ first since...

Feb 15, 2016 8:16 am

Video: When Boxers Lose Control – The Episodes #11

Keeping control of your emotions could be a difficult task for some. When a boxing promotion sets up a little ‘meet and great’ after a contest, it can get a heated real quick. That’s just one of the moments that set the tone for these tense moments in boxing. These are the fighters that wound...

Feb 12, 2016 11:25 am

WATCH! Jon Jones says Anderson Silva ‘could easily kick my *ss if he wanted to’

Check out former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones give a candid interview about a few things MMA, including how his sparring with Anderson Silva went in New York. The interviewer already suggests with her question that former middleweight champion Anderson Silva got the best of him in their playful match, but a game Jon...

Feb 11, 2016 7:55 am

Tito Ortiz wants warm up fight before challenging Fedor Emelianenko

After Fedor Emelianenko’s successful return to MMA on New Year’s Eve against Jaideep Singh under the Rizin FF banner, fans began calling for ‘The Last Emperor’ to fight a high-profile opponent. Emelianenko revealed after the bout that he would in fact be fighting again, most likely in April, and that he would prefer it to...

Feb 10, 2016 7:21 am

Derrick “The Black Beast” Lewis Wants Roy “Big Country” Nelson

Derrick “The Black Beast” (14-4-1 MMA) Lewis moves up the heavyweight ladder with a victory over Damian Grabowski in his last outing. Lewis put out a friendly offer to get it on and ‘bang’ with Roy “Big Country” Nelson (in the octagon) and with both having history with big power, this scrap has almost no...

Feb 9, 2016 9:55 pm

WATCH! Daniel Cormier discusses rematch with Jon Jones

The UFC announced earlier this month that Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier would have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship on April 23rd at UFC 197. Now that the UFC has announced the bout, Daniel Cormier opened up on the rematch, and why this time things will go different for the...

Feb 9, 2016 9:19 am

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones’ new legal woes

Earlier this week it was revealed that former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had been pulled over for driving without a license, insurance card, or registration back in January. While many were worried that this could potentially violate Jones’ probation handed to him after his hit-and-run incident last year, Jones was ordered to perform...

Feb 9, 2016 1:39 am

WATCH! Jon Jones addresses everyone talking about his speeding ticket!

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones feels like the smallest things in his personal life are going to be blown up by the media. If any of those small things move the needle with any of his fans or critics, he is absolutely right. Jones was recently buzzing in the media after court documents...

Feb 8, 2016 1:37 pm

WATCH! Anderson Silva absolutely crumples Stephan Bonnar – Full fight

The UFC has unveiled a treat ahead of UFC Fight Night 84 that will feature the return of former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva against the talented Michael Bisping. Check out Anderson Silva in his fight in the light heavyweight division against UFC Hall of Fame legend Stephan Bonnar. From the UFC video description: In...

Feb 8, 2016 12:28 pm

Rep for Jon Jones addresses recent traffic citation received on January 31, 2016

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is making headlines in the news once again for legal issues. Denise White, a representative for Jon Jones told MMA Junkie that Jones was speeding on January 31, 2016 and was issued a citation. “He will be in traffic court on Wednesday like everyone else that gets a...

Feb 8, 2016 9:28 am

BJ Penn announces a change in his fight plans

Hilo, Hawaii’s UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn recently announced his decision to come out of retirement for a run in the UFC’s stacked 145-pound division. Penn, who was expected to be back for his return to fight at UFC 196 on March 5, hit a slight speed bump in his road back to...

Feb 6, 2016 9:38 pm

UFN 82 Results: Roy Nelson defeats Jared Rosholt via decision

A heavyweight tilt between Roy Nelson (21-12 MMA) and Jared Rosholt (14-3 MMA) served as the co-main event for UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Nelson is pressing forward with his right hand loaded and ready to fly. Rosholt is moving well but not landing anything. Big uppercut misses for...