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Feb 6, 2016 7:28 am

WATCH! Scott Coker announces two big Bellator MMA signings

It’s been a big week for Bellator MMA. Earlier this week Bellator MMA announced that they had signed former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson. Now, Bellator MMA President Scott Coker has announced that the promotion has signed former UFC standout Chris Leben. Leben hasn’t fought since 2013 when he threw in the towel against Uriah...

Feb 2, 2016 12:54 pm

Heavyweight title picture: Making Moves on Fabrico Werdum’s Title

The heavyweight title picture is shaping up to be a division to focus on again. With Ben Rothwell being the big winner of last Saturdays event. Rothwell moved into the elite Top 5 heavyweights for the first time in his career and it couldn’t of come at a better time. Rothwell is riding a four...

Jan 28, 2016 12:02 pm

WATCH! Josh Barnett puts on elaborate show at open workouts

Guy came out of nowhere during #UFCNewJersey Open Workouts! @JoshLBarnett took care of that! A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Jan 28, 2016 at 10:33am PST Ahead of his UFC on FOX 18 scrap against Ben Rothwell this Saturday in New Jersey, Josh Barnett hit the UFC Gym for open workouts. Several fighters on...

Dec 28, 2015 9:22 am

WATCH! Fighter’s massive physique drops Arianny Celeste’s jaw!

View post on imgur.com Check out this funny GIF from the past of UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste in awe of heavyweight Alistair Overeem stepping on the scales without his shirt. The freakish physique of Overeem is something that Celeste seems to be baffled by as you can see the expressions on her face show...


Dec 25, 2015 4:41 pm

PHOTOS | MMA community celebrates Christmas

Today many fighters celebrated Christmas, and as can be expected many of them took to social media to show how they will be spending the day. Check it out: Holiday cheers from The Nogs! 🎁🎄 #UFCXmas pic.twitter.com/0OG2CkfsWj — UFC (@ufc) December 24, 2015 Have you been Notorious or Nice? 🎅🏽👊🏽 @TheNotoriousMMA #UFCXmas pic.twitter.com/KxQvnxnsIX — UFC (@ufc) December...

Dec 22, 2015 1:56 am

UFC on FOX 17 salaries range from $10,000 to $542,857

It looks as if the heavier fighters took home the heaviest money bags after UFC on Fox 17. The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation released the UFC on FOX 17 salaries and MMA Fighting reported the paydays for the fighters as follows: “As always, these figures do not represent a fighter’s total earnings,...

Dec 19, 2015 12:01 pm

UFC on FOX 17 live results stream

Unable to tune in to UFC on FOX 17 today? BJPenn.com has you covered! Tune in to this page to catch all of the live results as they happen, and stay tuned to BJPENN.com to catch all of the live recaps. Main card (Fox) (c) Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Donald Cerrone – Rafael Dos Anjos...

Dec 18, 2015 2:26 pm

WATCH! UFC on FOX 17 Fantasy Facts with Miesha Tate

Ahead of tomorrow night’s highly anticipated UFC on FOX 17 fight card, Miesha Tate broke down some fantasy facts for all of you DraftKings fanatics! In addition to Rafael Dos Anjos and Donald Cerrone having their rematch for the UFC lightweight title, former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos will fight Alistair Overeem, and Nate...

Dec 18, 2015 2:15 pm

PREDICTION! CM Punk & Ben Askren predict UFC on FOX 17 bouts

Tomorrow night’s UFC on FOX 17 card is certainly a stacked one! 3 bouts in particular have everyone talking. Nate Diaz vs. Michael Johnson, Junior Dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem, and Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Donald Cerrone. On a recent Periscope stream, Duke Roufus asked CM Punk and Ben Askren about their thoughts on the...

Dec 18, 2015 2:02 pm

REPLAY! UFC on FOX 17 weigh-in staredowns

Earlier today the UFC on FOX 17 fighters hit the scales ahead of their scheduled matchups tomorrow night. Some staredowns were certainly more heated than others, specifically the Nate Diaz vs. Michael Johnson one after their brief scuffle earlier today. Catch the staredowns from Diaz vs. Johnson, Dos Santos vs. Overeem, and Dos Anjos vs....

Dec 18, 2015 8:50 am

REPLAY! UFC on FOX 17 weigh-ins

Today at 1 p.m. PT (4 p.m. ET) tune in to see the stars of UFC on FOX 17 hitting the scales before their fights tomorrow night! The full fight card is as follows: Main card (Fox) (c) Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Donald Cerrone Junior Dos Santos vs. Alistair Overeem Michael Johnson vs. Nate Diaz...

Dec 17, 2015 7:09 pm

WATCH! UFC on FOX 17 open workout highlights

Get ready for UFC on FOX 17 Saturday night with these open workout highlights! In the main event Donald Cerrone and Rafael Dos Anjos will square off in their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC lightweight title, while in the co-main event former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos will square off against Alistair Overeem....

Dec 14, 2015 12:02 pm

Junior “Cigano” dos Santos 2015 Highlights: Santos back for FOX 17

Junior dos Santos (17-3 MMA) lost the heavyweight title to Cain Velasquez back in October 2013 at UFC 166.  “Cigano” is 2-2 in his last four fights and his only losses in 8 years came by the hands of the same man, Cain Velasquez. He’s officially the #2 heavyweight in the world and with a...

Dec 14, 2015 10:02 am

UFC on Fox 17 Video: Road To The Octagon – It’s Time!

Ready to bring in the New Year?  Not so fast, Dana White and the UFC have one more event to end an amazing 2015 run.  The final card of the year features Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone vs Rafael dos Anjos,  Alistair Overeem vs Junior dos Santos. Returning to the octagon is Nate Diaz, pursuing a win against...

Dec 6, 2015 2:09 pm

Werdum Video: Champ wants Jones after Velasquez rematch

Heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1 MMA) defeated Cain Velasquez (13-2 MMA) at UFC 188 in June at Mexico City, Mexico. Werdum is on a six fight win streak after suffering a loss to Alistair Overeem four years ago with Strikeforce at a Grand Prix quarterfinal. The Kings MMA champion discusses his future plans after a...

Dec 4, 2015 10:11 am

Dos Santos says Werdum: ‘did not fight the Cain Velasquez I fought’

With having three matches against Cain Velasquez, Junior Dos Santos knows a thing or two about the former UFC heavyweight champion. Losing his own heavyweight championship title to Velasquez, Dos Santos spoke to Combate warning Werdum that he has yet to face a prime Cain Velasquez. “I think Werdum did well in his last fight,...

Nov 27, 2015 8:52 am

PART 2! The MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving

Yesterday for Thanksgiving many fighters took the opportunity to gorge themselves on tons of food. On the other hand, many fighters had to abstain from feasting because they’re preparing to cut weight for upcoming fights. Check out part 2 of our ‘MMA community celebrates Thanksgiving’ compilation below, and be sure to check out part 1...

Nov 16, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Ronda Rousey Drops out of Top 10 P4P

“UFC 193” has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated! Some major changes were made as big names made major drops and a familiar face pops back up in the light heavyweight division. Ronda Rousey’s devastating loss to now-champion Holly Holm may not have caused a major drop for her in...

Nov 15, 2015 4:22 pm

Twitter reacts to Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm

The main event of “UFC 193” will surely be talked about for months to come and could go down in mixed martial arts history as one of the greatest upsets to ever take place. A confident Ronda Rousey was prepared to step into the octagon and attempt to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship once...

Oct 29, 2015 8:57 am

If fighters were in charge of the UFC, here’s what they would change

‘What would you do if you were in charge of the UFC?’ It’s an interesting question that resulted in many similar answers from fighters on hand at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ this past weekend. MMAJunkie caught up with several of the fighters to ask them the million dollar question. Ben Rothwell: “We gotta take Alistair...

Oct 26, 2015 1:20 am

REPLAY! Brock Lesnar rocks Undertaker with ground and pound… kind of.

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar stepped into the Hell in a Cell last night at “WWE Hell in a Cell” and battled The Undertaker for the final time. Lesnar was forced out of the octagon after he feel victim to the pairing of diverticulitis and an Alistair Overeem body kick before he found a...

Oct 25, 2015 1:45 am

WWE Hell in a Cell Results: Lesnar takes Undertaker down in final matchup

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar made his return to the world of professional wrestling years in 2012 after he was forced out of mixed martial arts due to diverticulitis. The crippling disease forced Lesnar to fight nowhere near his full capabilities in the octagon and ultimately forced him out of the sport after Alistair...

Oct 20, 2015 9:33 am

Lesnar: “I felt robbed by diverticulitis”

Earlier this year there was heavy speculation as to whether or not former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would return to the UFC when his contract with the WWE expired. Lesnar, who ultimately re-signed with the WWE, hadn’t fought in the octagon since December of 2011, where he suffered a quick TKO loss to Alistair Overeem and...

Oct 17, 2015 7:43 am

Rothwell hoping for fill-in fight against Junior Dos Santos

Ben Rothwell is concerned about his placement in the UFC’s heavyweight division. The best way to solidify his position as the #1 contender? Defeat former champion Junior Dos Santos. Rothwell was set to face Stipe Miocic at UFC Dublin on October 24th, however after an injury forced Miocic off the card Rothwell was left without...

Oct 15, 2015 11:11 am

UFC on FOX 17 Line Up Complete — Here It Is

The UFC lightweight title will be on the line on Dec. 19 at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., when champ Rafael dos Anjos looks to defend his belt for the first time against the dangerous Donald Cerrone at UFC on FOX 17. This event is set up to be quite the night of fights. Even...