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Aug 13, 2015 11:22 am

It’s On! Rafael dos Anjos vs. Donald Cerrone Set For Dec. 19

Well, Donald Cerrone teased it but it’s now official. Cowboy will take on the lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night: Orlando on Dec. 19. The news was announced by the UFC, who just today released that they will be having an event in Orlando. Cerrone’s been going crazy leading up to the...

Aug 13, 2015 6:31 am

Nick Diaz’s NSAC Disciplinary Hearing Now Expected For September

Anderson Silva got handed a lengthy suspension today at his Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing. Nick Diaz, not so much. Diaz was originally scheduled to attend the same hearing as Silva, which took place on Thursday. Before the hearing though Diaz’s team filed for another extension due to scheduling reasons regarding his lawyer. The extension...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Raphael Assuncao Set To Undergo Surgery––Return Date Unknown

UFC bantamweight contender Raphael Assuncao (23-4 MMA) will have to undergo surgery on his right ankle this Thursday in Atlanta. Assuncao’s manager Danny Rubenstein confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. According to the report, Assuncao had injured his ankle back in December, but was told by doctors that the injury did not require surgery. However, he...

Aug 12, 2015 7:35 am

Tyron Woodley Explains Why He Wanted Hendricks Fight

After months of lobbying, Tyron Woodley (15-3 MMA) was finally granted his wish to fight former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks (17-3 MMA), as the two men are set to throw down at October’s UFC 192 event in Houston, Texas. “The Chosen One” was a recent guest on “The MMA Hour” where he explained his...


Aug 11, 2015 4:13 pm

CM Punk And Cathal Pendred Engage In Ugly Twitter Feud––It Gets REALLY Bad!

CM Punk has been called out by tons of MMA fighters, both in the UFC and not in the UFC. So far he’s basically chosen to ignore then and not engage with any of them….until now. Apparently Irelands Cathal Pendred grabbed his attention with a tweet he sent to today, mocking Punk for some pad...

Aug 11, 2015 8:09 am

Rumble: ‘Ryan Bader Deserved Title Shot––But He’s Not Exciting’

Ryan Bader (19-4 MMA) had good reason to be disappointed and upset when he caught wind that the UFC had pegged Alexander Gustafsson to be the next man to challenge Daniel Cormier for the UFC’s coveted light heavyweight title. After all, Bader was riding a four-fight win streak in the division, while “The Mauler” was...

Aug 10, 2015 12:48 pm

Dos Anjos wants to welcome ‘chicken’ McGregor to lightweight

Conor McGregor has always had a bullseye on his back due to the ratings and viewership he brings with him. Whether his fights took place on Fight Pass or FOX Sports 1, his fans and haters ALWAYS followed. However, now that he is the UFC interim Featherweight Champion and the reports are saying he is...

Jul 31, 2015 9:23 am

Ronda Rousey: ‘It Was So Easy To Cheat’

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently talked about the new UFC drug policy, revealing that she has been tested randomly three times ahead of UFC 190. Rousey also said that she’s happy about the stricter testing because when she first came into UFC she was shocked at how easy it was for fighters to cheat....

Jul 31, 2015 12:52 am

Lion King? ‘Rumble’ Johnson And Jimi Manuwa Have Odd Twitter Feud

It was announced yesterday that UFC light heavyweight Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson would no longer be fighting Jan Blachowicz, and instead will fight KO artist Jimi Manuwa at UFC 191. After the fight was announced the two wasted no time going back and forth on Twitter, exchanging trash talk. Although, this feud wasn’t exactly fueled by...

Jul 31, 2015 12:01 am

Miesha Taint And Ronda ArouseMe Star In New Porn Parody

So, here’s this. Apparently UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is such a big superstar and piece of American culture, that it’s only fitting that someone makes a porn parody of her. According to TMZ Sports, a new adult film is being ‘made’ with a main character by the name Ronda ArouseMe. The director is apparently...

Jul 27, 2015 1:25 pm

Coach: Third fight with Rousey won’t be healthy for Tate

Miesha Tate scrapped to the final bell against Jessica Eye and picked up the unanimous decision victory. After “UFC on FOX 16’s” conclusion, UFC President Dana White confirmed that Tate was next in line for a shot at the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship. The fate of the title will be decided this Saturday when Ronda...

Jul 27, 2015 12:00 pm

‘Bang’: Dillashaw KOs Cruz Inside 2 Rounds!

TJ Dillashaw has proven he is a force to reckon with in the bantamweight division. The UFC champion has now successfully defended his title twice and the time may come to give Dominick Cruz, a man who never truly lost his title, his opportunity. If that day comes, Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane “Bang” Ludwig believes...

Jul 25, 2015 6:42 am

‘Renan Barao Will Move Up A Weight Class’

  “I wasn’t very impressed with his performance against (Mitch) Gagnon and I think he actually looked worse. I don’t know if it’s the mental stuff getting to him or cutting too much weight, but I’m going to show that I’m a little too fast for him and he’s a little too slow and he’ll...

Jul 24, 2015 12:50 pm

REPLAY! BJPenn.com Radio with Tiffany Van Soest

Check Out Sports Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with BJPenncom Radio on BlogTalkRadio Our first guest tonight is joining us fresh off the scales weighing in for his fight against Bryan Caraway at UFC on Fox 16. Eddie Wineland is back inside the octagon and ready to do work tomorrow night. We will talk with...

Jul 24, 2015 12:24 pm

Dillashaw: ‘Unprofessional’ Barao Better Make Weight

“The night of the weigh-ins, it pissed me off because I was on weight. I was confused – I had to switch my opponent in 24 hours, and it was a crazy feeling. But I let it go. There’s nothing to it now. He’s the one who’s unprofessional and couldn’t make the weight, so there’s...

Jul 23, 2015 9:51 am

Holly Holm Never Wants To Win ‘Fight of The Night’

UFC women’s bantamweight fighter Holly Holm is coming off a dominant decision victory over Marion Reneau at last week’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego. Holm was able to out point Reneau for three rounds by using a high volume of strikes and some solid takedown defense. However, even in victory, Holm was unable...

Jul 23, 2015 3:06 am

Dana White Did A Q&A On Twitter––It Did Not Go Well

Perhaps it wasn’t the best time for UFC president Dana White to hold a late night Q&A with fans on Twitter. With the recent firing of veteran cutman a lot of fans have been very vocal about their displeasure with how the promotion is handling a lot of issues and a lot have claimed to...

Jul 17, 2015 9:24 am

Frankie Edgar’s Still Going After Ireland

UFC featherweight Frankie Edgar is still feeling cheated and it looks like he’s trying to take a more vocal approach to getting a title fight. Yesterday, Edgar went on a rampage, answering fan questions on Twitter and saying he could take a punch from all of Ireland and wouldn’t fall, as well as saying that...

Jul 16, 2015 4:18 pm

REPLAY! BJPenn.com Radio With Jeremy “Lil Heathen” Stephens

Check Out Sports Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with BJPenncom Radio on BlogTalkRadio Join us tonight at 5 P.M. PST as BJPenn.com Radio is joined by Jeremy Stephens. Jeremy is coming off a 3rd round highlight KO of Dennis Bermudez. We will talk to Jeremy about the bout, how it feels when he lands his...

Jul 16, 2015 1:27 am

WATCH! Alan Jouban Lands Perfect Cartwheel Kick

ICYMI: @AlanJouban lands incredible cartwheel kick on Dwyer at #UFCSanDiego http://t.co/dI8ZDWq9vj — UFC (@ufc) July 16, 2015 Last night at UFC Fight Night 71, Alan Jouban went for and landed a cartwheel kick right before the round ended. Check it out here!! Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 5, 2015 1:02 pm

Rony Jason To Sue CABMAA If Drug Test Is Reversed

Rony Jason walked into controversy after his swift first round win over Damon Jackson at UFC Fight Night 67 in May. Jason was quickly suspended from competition after CABMMA revealed he had tested positive for a banned diuretic. The suspension is expected to last nine months, but Jason is hoping to prove his innocence with...

Jul 2, 2015 1:59 pm

Chad Mendes Predicts Finish Of McGregor

Chad Mendes will battle Conor McGregor for the interim UFC featherweight title at next weekend’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. “Money” has been a target of McGregor’s trash talk in the past and says that he is taking their July 11 fight personally (via MMAFighting): “I mean, the short sh*t, I don’t give a...

Jun 22, 2015 11:58 am

Tito Ortiz Turned Down Fight with Frank Shamrock, ‘Fans Don’t Want to Watch That’

Bellator released a major announcement that they plan to run a joint show with GLORY Kickboxing in September which will air on Spike TV. Featured on the card will be a bout between Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Liam McGeary and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz. The bout will be for the championship, but...

Jun 21, 2015 5:54 pm

Lil Nog: ‘Fighting On Same Card As My Brother Makes Me Nervous’

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and his “bigger” brother Antonio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira will be fighting on the same card at the upcoming UFC 190 card in Brazil. Rogerio, or “Little Nog”, prefers NOT to fight on the same card as his brother, “Big Nog”. “I don’t like it, it makes me nervous, man. I never liked...

Jun 19, 2015 6:57 am

White Defends Reebok — ‘Fighters just scared of change’

Since the UFC and Reebok announced their new sponsorship deal, many fighters have voiced their displeasure about it’s pay scale. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo labelled the deal as ‘shit’, while top contenders such as Gegard Mousasi and Miesha Tate have stated that they stand to lose around 90% of their income because of it....

Jun 15, 2015 2:03 pm

‘I Can Expose Werdum’s Many Weaknesses and Beat Him’

Alistair Overeem and Fabricio Werdum are no strangers when it comes to heavyweight competition. The two previously met in Strikeforce in the opening round of the heavyweight grand prix. The fight was uneventful and saw Werdum asking to take the fight to the ground, trying to avoid striking with the K-1 World Grand Prix Champion....

Jun 3, 2015 5:50 am

Bethe Ready To Make Ronda Cry After Beating That A**

Bethe Correia seems to be taking classes from Conor McGregor because man she has not stopped talking. Correia appeared on The MMA Hour and blasted the UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, saying that she is not the real champion and all she does is Judo. “Ronda, you’re no superhero. You’re a farce and I will...