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Jan 18, 2015 3:30 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: Sanchez Earns Decision Win Over Matsuda

These two flyweights may have jerked the curtain for today’s card in Boston, but their fight is going to be tough to follow. Tateki Matsuda and Joby Sanchez fought their hearts out and brought the crowd to life with their strike-heavy bout. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter Matsuda opened the bout strong with a knockdown,...

Jan 18, 2015 1:55 pm

BOOKING ROUNDUP – UFC Books 9 Bouts For Upcoming Events

As always, the UFC has been incredibly busy creating matchups for upcoming cards, as well as re-arranging bouts due to injuries. Catch up with all of the latest matchmaking happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup First up we have Brandon Thatch vs. Stephen Thompson, which will now headline UFC Fight Night Colorado on February 14th. Thatch...

Jan 18, 2015 1:01 pm

McGregor On Jones Failed Drug Test: “I Hope He Gets Help”

Since news broke that Jon Jones had tested positive for the primary metabolite in cocaine, the MMA world has been abuzz with fighters, fans, and former fighters giving their thoughts on the failed drug test. Conor McGregor is gearing up for his UFC Fight Night Boston bout tonight against Dennis Siver, leading up to the...

Jan 18, 2015 12:11 pm

Rampage vs. Maldonado Set For UFC 186

The UFC has continued to waste no time when it comes to adding bouts to an already stacked UFC 186 card, which picked up Bisping vs. Dollaway, and Cote vs. Riggs recently. The card, which goes down April 25th from Montreal, will also play host to

Jan 18, 2015 10:03 am

Shields On Palhares: ‘His Knee Is Mine’

Jake Shields scored a quick 1st round submission win last night over Brian Foster in the main event of WSOF 17. The win made Shields the #1 contender in the WSOF’s welterweight division, earning him the opportunity to challenge Rousimar Palhares for the welterweight strap. Shields spoke after the bout about why he isn’t afraid...

Jan 18, 2015 7:52 am

REPLAY! Shields Submits Foster In The First

Your browser does not support iframes. Last night in the main event of WSOF 17, Jake Shields earned the #1 contender spot after he submitted Brian Foster in the 1st round with a RNC.

Jan 18, 2015 7:51 am

REPLAY! Condon Submits Nunez In The Third

Your browser does not support iframes. In the co-main event of WSOF 17 last night, Joe Condon scored an impressive win with an incredibly crafty submission following a failed guillotine attempt.

Jan 18, 2015 7:28 am

REPLAY! Davis Jr. Defeats Cella By Unanimous Decision

Your browser does not support iframes. To kick off the main card of WSOF 17, Danny Davis Jr. defeated former Ultimate Fighter competitor Adam Cella via unanimous decision. Catch the bout highlights below!

Jan 17, 2015 10:37 am

WATCH! — Nick Diaz Gets Interviewed For 4 Straight Minutes

UFC 183 headliner Nick Diaz joins INSIDE MMA, where he discusses training practices for his upcoming bout with former middleweight champion Anderson Silva, which range from running triathlons to sparring with kickboxing champions and more.

Jan 17, 2015 10:32 am

Tate Wishes She Could Fight Trash Talking Strawweights

With her anticipated fight versus Sara McMann on the horizon at UFC 183, women’s bantamweight fighter Miesha Tate stopped by AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA for an interview with hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten. During the interview, Tate discussed her matchup with McMann, stating she “would love for [it] to be a stand-up fight,” and...

Jan 16, 2015 11:38 am

FOX Provides Unprecedented Support For Conor McGregor

As Sunday’s clash with Dennis Siver fast approaches, the time is now for all things Conor McGregor on FOX Sports 1 and promotionally, the FOX family of networks has stepped up with unprecedented support.  Using creative and alternative ways to raise awareness for Sunday night’s headliner, the FOX Sports marketing team collaborated with McGregor, one...

Jan 16, 2015 11:29 am

‘Bellator 132: Pitbull vs. Straus’ Official Results

  Bellator is back for the new year with ‘Bellator 132: Pitbull vs. Straus’. Tonight’s event features a featherweight title fight between Daniel Straus and Patricio Pitbull. If you can’t make tonight’s show, use the streaming player below (where available) or follow along with the live results below. Our coverage of Bellator 132 starts at...

Jan 16, 2015 11:18 am


Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson has decided to come out of MMA retirement to sign with the Bellator MMA Promotion. At 40-years old the street fighting legend last saw action under the UFC banner when he picked up a defeat against Matt Mitrione. The promotion is expected to make a more detailed announcement during tonight’s Bellator...

Jan 15, 2015 11:08 am

McGregor: ‘I want to go down as the greatest of all time’

“I definitely want to go down as the greatest of all time, and I definitely want to make a hell of a lot of money in the process. Five years down the road? I don’t really plan long term. I live my long-term goals every day in my reality, but in my mind, I am...

Jan 15, 2015 10:40 am

Artem Levin Joins Diaz Camp Ahead Of Silva Bout

Nick Diaz has included kickboxing royalty in the lead up to his upcoming fight against Anderson Silva. In a recent interview with MMAMAnia.com, Joe Schilling explains the decision to bring Artem Levin in to assist with this fight camp. Check it: I want to get Nick the best kickboxers in the world to work with…...

Jan 15, 2015 10:39 am

John Dodson’s Kind Of Strong

UFC flyweight contender, Jon Dodson is back to “Heavy Lifting”, but don’t take our word for it. It feels good to be able to get back into lifting hard and making my knee stronger than ever. pic.twitter.com/s0zf7B8obB — John Dodson III (@JohnDodsonMMA) January 14, 2015

Jan 15, 2015 10:35 am

White Warns: ‘Siver can ruin this whole thing’

“Nobody thought that Conor could beat Poirier, and that he was taking too big of a step up. He wins, and then now for anybody to think that Siver couldn’t ruin this whole thing is nuts because the kid can punch.” “There are many fascinating things about Conor McGregor. Number one, the way that he...

Jan 15, 2015 5:11 am

Lauzon Wants On CM Punk’s Card

“Anyone would be a fool to not want to fight on that card. When Brock Lesnar first came, he was a huge draw. Then he goes out there and wins the freakin’ title. Do I think CM Punk is going to go out there and win the title? Probably not. He’s not even exactly sure...

Jan 15, 2015 5:03 am

Manager: No Plan For A GSP Return In 2015

Despite Dana White’s deepest desire, a representative from Georges St-Pierre’s team is saying that a UFC return in 2015 isn’t in the cards for the former welterweight champion of the world. MMAJunkie.com has it: “Asked of St-Pierre’s plans for 2015, manager Rodolphe Beaulieu wrote in an email to MMAjunkie, “There is no plan for 2015....

Jan 15, 2015 5:02 am

Thiago Silva Will Fight For World Series Of Fighting

Former UFC light-heavyweight fighter Thiago Silva will get a chance to compete on the big stage once more. According to a report from Ariel Helwani, the controversial Blackzilian slugger will enter a four-man tournament to determine the promotion’s champion. In Helwani’s report (Via MMAFighting.com), he cited Ray Sefo, the promotion’s president, as the source of...

Jan 15, 2015 5:01 am

Ratings Report: Jones vs. Cormier Pay-Per-View A Massive Success

‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ was the most successful pay-per-view for the UFC in over a year’s time. Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting.com has the report: As was expected with the buildup, UFC 182 was the most successful event for the company since UFC 168, with early cable estimates of the show headlined by Jon Jones...

Jan 14, 2015 4:01 pm

Reebok Announces Partnership With Conor McGregor

Continuing to empower fitness enthusiasts around the world through its tough fitness approach, Reebok announces today its partnership with UFC featherweight contender, Conor McGregor. The signing follows the recent announcement of Reebok’s groundbreaking partnership with the UFC, the world’s leading mixed martial arts organization, and builds upon the global fitness brand’s impressive roster of UFC...

Jan 14, 2015 3:11 pm

White: ‘McGregor v. Aldo Would Be Biggest Fight Of 2015’

“Aldo and Conor, I think that would be the biggest fight of the year. I think it will beat every other fight his year, and (Jon) Jones vs. (Daniel) Cormier was this year. I think this would be the biggest fight this year.” “Part of making a big fight is a lot of people giving...

Jan 14, 2015 2:53 pm

Silva Training Partner Says He Wasn’t KO’d

The recently released footage of Anderson Silva KO’ing his training partner (Replay) is being called into question by Anderson’s sparring partner, Douglas Moura, who says the clip was just clever editing. “I wasn’t out, I was just dizzy. Right after that, I recovered, got back up and we continued training. Nothing happened. No big deal.” “They...

Jan 14, 2015 11:50 am

“UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway” Drug Test Results

All participants from December’s UFC Fight Night 58 event tested clean for banned substances. All fighters were tested, four of which underwent enhanced testing for erythropoietin (EPO). The Brazilian Athletic Commission (The Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA ,CABMMA) released the findings Wednesday, though they would not identify the individual athletes and the specifics they were...

Jan 14, 2015 10:26 am

Medical Suspensions Report: UFC on FOX 13 Edition

Seventeen UFC on FOX 13 fighters have received mandatory medical suspensions following December’s event in Phoenix. The Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission released the list of suspended UFC on FOX 13 fighters earlier this week, six of whom have been served with six-month terms. The full list of suspended fighters is as follows: Junior dos...