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Sep 11, 2016 11:04 am

Big John McCarthy: Werdum vs. Browne Should Have Been Stopped

UFC 203, which emanated from Cleveland, Ohio’s Quicken Loans Arena, produced a number of strange moments. The majority of these moments were shoehorned into the evening’s co-main event, during which former heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum took a unanimous decision from Hawaii’s Travis Browne, who stepped up on short notice to replace an injured Ben Rothwell.   One...

Sep 11, 2016 10:46 am

Joe Rogan: CM Punk’s Attempt to Fight in the UFC Was Delusional

Last night, former WWE star CM Punk finally made the jump to MMA, taking on Mickey Gall on the main card of UFC 203. This jump did not go as the pro wrestler planned. Seconds into the fight, he was effortlessly taken down by his young foe. From there, he was absolutely mauled on the...

Sep 11, 2016 10:36 am

VIDEO | Donald Cerrone: A Piece of Me Died When Robbie Lawler Fight Fell Through

The recent announcement that former lightweight title challenger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and former welterweight champion Robbie Lawler would be fighting at UFC 205 this November sent the MMA community into a mass celebration. The announcement that this bout had been cancelled just days after it had been booked, meanwhile, drove the fight world into the pits of...

Sep 11, 2016 10:21 am

Nothing but RESPECT for CM Punk

Former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) champion CM Punk made his highly anticipated octagon debut against Mickey Gall at last night’s UFC 203 event in Cleveland, Ohio. The bout served as Punk’s first ever professional mixed martial arts fight and came against a very young and talented prospect, Gall, who had gone 2-0 thus far in...


Sep 11, 2016 9:28 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor reacts to CM Punk’s UFC 203 loss

TMZ Sports caught up with current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor shortly after the conclusion of yesterday’s UFC 203 event and asked the brash Irish star what he thought of CM Punk’s UFC debut. Conor, who has verbally attacked current WWE stars in recent weeks, had this to say about Punk’s first-round submission loss to...

Sep 11, 2016 8:37 am

UFC 203 Bonus Report

Last night’s UFC 203 in Cleveland, Ohio, delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at yesterday’s UFC 203 post-fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 203’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Yancy Medeiros earned...

Sep 11, 2016 8:19 am

VIDEO | Dana White’s UFC 203 event recap

UFC President Dana White discusses all of the results from last night’s UFC 203 pay-per-view event in Cleveland, Ohio, in the above video. In the evening’s main event, UFC heavyweight champion and Cleveland native Stipe Miocic successfully defended his title for the first time by scoring a first-round knockout victory over dangerous striker Alistair Overeem....

Sep 11, 2016 7:53 am

VIDEO | Mickey Gall and CM Punk’s post-fight octagon interviews

Former WWE champion CM Punk (0-1 MMA) made his highly anticipated octagon debut at last night’s UFC 203 pay-per-view event in Cleveland, Ohio. Unfortunately for fans of the former professional wrestling star, Punk was dominated by his opponent Mickey Gall (3-0 MMA) at yesterday’s event and was eventually forced to tapout to a rear-naked choke...

Sep 11, 2016 7:23 am

Photo | Travis Browne’s accidental eye poke on Fabricio Werdum was brutal!

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum scored a unanimous decision victory over Travis Browne in the co-main event of last night’s UFC 203 fight card in Cleveland, Ohio. (See the highlights here). During the fight Browne landed an accidental eye poke on the Brazilian submission specialist and as you can see in the photo below...

Sep 11, 2016 6:57 am

Pro Fighters React to Stipe Miocic vs. Overeem

Last night, in the main event of UFC 203, Cleveland’s Stipe Miocic successfully defended the UFC heavyweight title by burying Alistair Overeem under a torrent of first-round punches. The champ’s incredible win, which saw him survive several savage Overeem strikes, dazzled not only the fans inside Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena, but many of the game’s premier...

Sep 11, 2016 6:55 am

Dana White: Sage Northcutt wants to fight Mickey Gall

UFC welterweight Mickey Gall improved his record to a perfect 3-0 yesterday evening in Cleveland, Ohio, this after he scored a first-round submission victory over former WWE star CM Punk (0-1 MMA) on the main card of UFC 203. Gall secured a takedown on Punk early in round one and was then able to dominate...

Sep 11, 2016 6:26 am

Dana White reacts to CM Punk’s first-round submission loss

Last night, the UFC took over Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena with UFC 203. Though UFC 203 was headlined by a heavyweight title fight between champion Stipe Miocic and challenger Alistair Overeem, the event was perhaps most anticipated for the MMA debut of WWE star CM Punk, who took on 24-year-old prospect Mickey Gall on the...

Sep 11, 2016 12:41 am

VIDEO | Fabricio Werdum vs. Travis Browne (highlights)

In the co-main event of UFC 203, former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum made his return to the Octagon for the first time since losing his title to Stipe Miocic earlier this year. Werdum’s return fight was a rematch with Travis Browne, who he defeated back in 2014. History repeated itself in Cleveland, Ohio this...

Sep 10, 2016 9:37 pm

VIDEO | Stipe Miocic TKOs Alistair Overeem

Miocic knocks Overeem out in Rd 1 #UFC203 #MiocicOvereem pic.twitter.com/2tcN33djSS — Frontproof Media (@FrontProofMedia) September 11, 2016 In the main event of UFC 203, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic stepped into the Octagon in front of his hometown fans in hopes of defending his UFC heavyweight championship. In the very first round, Overeem landed a...

Sep 10, 2016 8:37 pm

VIDEO | Watch CM Punk tapout to Mickey Gall at UFC 203

Former WWE champion CM Punk made his professional mixed martial arts debut at tonight’s UFC 203 event in Cleveland, Ohio. Unfortunately for fans of Brooks, the former wrestling superstar was submitted in the very first-round by his opponent Mickey Gall. Gall secured an early takedown and was able to dominate Punk on the canvas, eventually...

Sep 10, 2016 8:22 pm

UFC 203 Results: Mickey Gall submits CM Punk

A highly anticipated welterweight scrap between Phil “CM Punk” Brooks (0-0 MMA) and Mickey Gall (2-0 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 203 main card in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Punk comes forward quickly. Gall immediately lands a takedown and begins working some big ground and pound. Gall steps in to side control...

Sep 10, 2016 8:01 pm

UFC 203 Results: Jimmie Rivera defeats Urijah Faber

A bantamweight scrap between Urijah Faber (33-10 MMA) and Jimmie Rivera (20-1 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 203 main card in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Faber starts things off with a leg kick. He comes in with another but Rivera catches it. Urijah shoots in but Jimmie defends the takedown attempt. Rivera...

Sep 10, 2016 7:23 pm

UFC 203 Results: Jessica Andrade submits Joanne Calderwood

A strawweight bout between Jessica Andrade (15-5 MMA) and Joanne Calderwood (11-2 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 203 main card in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Joanne starts things off with two leg kicks. Jessica comes forward and lands a nice combination followed by a knee. Calderwood replies with a kick to the body...

Sep 10, 2016 6:55 pm

UFC 203 Results: Bethe Correia defeats Jessica Eye split-decision

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Jessica Eye (11-6 MMA) and Bethe Correia (10-2 MMA) served as the featured fight of tonight’s UFC 203 prelims in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Eye lands a big right hand to start. Correia lands back-to-back inside leg kicks. Eye connects with a low kick but misses with...

Sep 10, 2016 6:26 pm

UFC 203 Results: Brad Tavares defeats Caio Magalhaes via split-decision

A middleweight tilt between Brad Tavares (14-4 MMA) and Caio Magalhaes (9-3 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 203 preliminary card in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Tavares charges forward with punches and lands a nice leg kick. Magalhaes misses with a kick to the body. Brad lands a nice punch to the mid...

Sep 10, 2016 5:46 pm

UFC 203 Results: Nik Lentz TKO’s Michael McBride

A lightweight scrap between Nik Lentz (27-7-2 MMA) and Michael McBride (8-2 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 203 preliminary card in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and McBride lands a right hand followed by a leg kick. Lentz is able to score with a nice left hand. McBride charges forward and Lentz uses Michael’s...

Sep 10, 2016 5:15 pm

UFC 203 Results: Drew Dober KO’s Jason Gonzalez

A lightweight scrap between Drew Dober (17-7 MMA) and Jason Gonzalez (10-3 MMA) served as the second bout of tonight’s UFC 203 event in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Dober comes over the top with a left hand and then lands a solid leg kick. He shoots in and presses Gonzalez against the fence....

Sep 10, 2016 4:48 pm

UFC 203 Results: Yancy Medeiros submits Sean Spencer

A welterweight bout between Yancy Medeiros (13-4 MMA) and Sean Spencer (12-6 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 203 pay-per-view event in Cleveland, Ohio. Round one begins and Spencer comes in and misses with a right hand. Yancy responds and lands a body kick. Medeiros lands a nice left hand. Spencer fires back with a hard...

Sep 10, 2016 4:03 pm

UFC 203 Live Results Stream

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 203 pay-per-view action? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for live results updates, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for live recaps of every fight on the card. UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will attempt to defend his title for the first time tonight in his hometown of...

Sep 10, 2016 3:08 pm

VIDEO: Luke Rockhold injures foot while sparring with Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson

Luke Rockhold may have recently signed a modeling contract but he’s still training apparently, after injuring his foot while training with Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson, according to a Youtube video released on Friday. “I was sparring with Anthony Johnson the other day,” the former middleweight champ said on camera. “He’s pretty good at blocking kicks.” “This hurts so f***ing...

Sep 10, 2016 3:02 pm

VIDEO | UFC 203 Embedded – Final preparations before fight night

Tonight in Cleveland, Ohio, fight fans will tune in for the highly anticipated UFC 203 event. In the main event, hometown star Stipe Miocic will look to defend his heavyweight strap for the first time as he faces decorated heavyweight Alistair Overeem. In the co-main event, former heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum will square off against...

Sep 10, 2016 1:35 pm

Rashad Evans vs. Tim Kennedy official for UFC 205

With the UFC’s historic inaugural show at the Madison Square Garden on November 12th quickly approaching, reports regarding bouts for the highly anticipated event have begun to surface. While a matchup between former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and Donald Cerrone was one of the first fights set for the event, Lawler pulled out of...

Sep 10, 2016 11:57 am

Jon Jones posts message of appreciation for fans

Former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones has been away from the Octagon for quite some time. After being slated to fight Daniel Cormier in a highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship in the main event of UFC 200, all signs pointed to Jones making his return to the Octagon on July...