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Apr 7, 2016 12:27 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov books surprising opponent for UFC on FOX 19

The UFC surprised many on Thursday when it was revealed that Khabib Nurmagomedov’s short-notice opponent for UFC on FOX 19 would be 12-1 reigning CFCC lightweight champion Darrell Horcher. Initial reports were flying around the Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone would be stepping in to fight the undefeated Nurmagomedov with both fighters having signed their contracts. However,...

Apr 7, 2016 8:49 am

Dan Henderson talks retirement plans ahead of UFC on FOX 19

At 45 years old, it’s no secret that Dan Henderson’s time inside the Octagon will be coming to a close in the near future. The former PRIDE champion will step into the Octagon for the 16th time on April 16th as he faces former UFC champion Lyoto Machida. While Henderson is coming off a KO...

Feb 3, 2016 9:06 am

UFC on FOX 18 ratings are in

This past Saturday UFC on FOX 18 went down from the Prudential Center in Newark New Jersey. The preliminary card was headlined by Tarec Saffiedine vs. Jake Ellenberger which saw Saffiedine return to the win column and pick up a unanimous decision win. The main card featured several high profile bouts. First we saw Bryan...

Feb 1, 2016 2:07 pm

Sage Northcutt was hospitalized days before UFC on FOX 18 loss

Many critics hate to hear excuses about losses, while fans can often find comfort and reasoning on why their favorite fighters have losses on their records. Rising star Sage Northcutt had his undefeated record come to an end on Saturday night against a late replacement opponent Bryan Barberena. Northcutt spoke with the MMA Hour on...

Feb 1, 2016 11:25 am

Video Breakdown: UFC on FOX 18 Post-Fight Show – The Full Re-Cap

Top analysts Ariel Helwani and Chuck Mindenhall give us the thorough breakdown from the FOX 18 event. Check out what they thought about the action and what might happen as far as the title picture after a heavyweight contender emerged from the event.

Feb 1, 2016 10:05 am

MUST SEE! Cameraman falls during Alex Caceres’ fight walkout at UFC on FOX 18

You have to wonder how much of a factor the walkout plays for fighters and their mindset going into the Octagon for a fight. UFC featherweight Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres had something new thrown at him during his walkout on Saturday night at the UFC on FOX 18 event. A member of the production crew...

Jan 31, 2016 10:48 am

UFC on FOX 18 Post-Fight Press Conference Video: The aftermath

If you missed the post-fight presser last night check out what the fighters had to say about their performances in the video above. One of the bigger stories aside from Anthony “Rumble” Johnson’s victory over Ryan Bader is the emergence of an elite level heavyweight with a strong case to scrap for the heavyweight title....

Jan 30, 2016 7:27 pm

LIVE! UFC on FOX 18 post-fight press conference

Following the action in Newark New Jersey, tune in to BJPenn.com for the UFC on Fox 18 post-fight press conference! In case you were unable to catch the fights live, click THIS LINK to catch the full results.

Jan 30, 2016 6:53 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Anthony Johnson destroys Ryan Bader in round 1

The UFC on FOX 18 main event featured a key light heavyweight fight between top contenders Anthony Johnson (21-5 MMA) and Ryan Bader (20-5 MMA). Round one begins with a touch of the gloves. Bader shoots in for a takedown and is stuffed. Johnson takes Bader’s back. Bader searches for a kimura but “Rumble” defends....

Jan 30, 2016 6:27 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Ben Rothwell submits Josh Barnett in round 2

The UFC on FOX 18 co-main event featured a clash between hard-hitting heavyweights Josh Barnett (34- 8 MMA) and Ben Rothwell (36-9 MMA). Round one begins and Rothwell opens up with punches. Good body kick lands for “Big Ben”. Big right hand scores for Barnett. Josh is pawing with the jab. He’s finding a home...

Jan 30, 2016 6:03 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Jimmie Rivera defeats Iuri Alcantara via decision

The second bout of the UFC on FOX 18 main card featured a bantamweight fight between Iuri Alcantara (33-7 MMA) and Jimmie Rivera (19-1 MMA). Round one begins with a touch of gloves. Alcantara opens with a kick to the body of Jimmie. Big shots from both men. Good strikes land for Alcantara. Rivera is...

Jan 30, 2016 5:27 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Bryan Barberena submits Sage Northcutt in round two

The UFC on FOX 18 main card kicked off with a welterweight tilt between Sage Northcutt (7-1 MMA) and Bryan Barberena (11-3 MMA). Round one begins and Northcutt opens up with a jab. Leg kick misses for Bryan. Northcutt with a big combo and then moves in for a takedown. Barberena stuffs the attempt. Northcutt...

Jan 30, 2016 4:57 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Tarec Saffiedine defeats Jake Ellenberger via decision

A welterweight tilt between Tarec Saffiedine (16-4 MMA) and Jake Ellenberger (30-11 MMA) served as the main event for the UFC on FOX 18 preliminary card in New Jersey. Round one begins and Saffiedine opens with a head kick that is blocked by Jake. Good knee in the clinch from Tarec but Jake responds with...

Jan 30, 2016 4:29 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Diego Ferreira defeats Olivier Aubin-Mercier via decision

A lightweight fight between Olivier Aubin-Mercier (7-2 MMA) and Diego Ferreira (12-2 MMA) took place on the UFC on FOX 18 preliminary card in New Jersey. Round one begins and Diego opens with a leg kick. Aubin-Mercier with a right hand. Ferreira replies with one of his own. Aubin-Mercier lands back-to-back body kicks. Ferreira lands...

Jan 30, 2016 3:53 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Rafael Natal defeats Kevin Casey via third-round TKO

A middleweight bout between Rafael Natal (21-6-1 MMA) and Kevin Casey (9-4 MMA) took place during tonight’s UFC on FOX 18 prelims in New Jersey. Round one begins and Casey presses forward with left hands. Natal responds with a leg kick. Big over hand right misses for Kevin. Good leg kick for Casey followed by...

Jan 30, 2016 3:23 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Wilson Reis defeats Dustin Ortiz via decision

A flyweight bout between Dustin Ortiz (15-5 MMA) and Wilson Reis (20-6 MMA) took place during on the UFC on FOX 18 preliminary card. Round one begins and both fighters fire off with low kicks. Good right hand from Ortiz. Head kick attempt by Reis misses. Front kick to the body from Ortiz. Inside leg...

Jan 30, 2016 1:27 pm

UFC on FOX 18 Results: Damon Jackson vs. Levan Makashvili ends in a majority draw

The second bout of UFC on FOX 18 featured a featherweight battle between Damon Jackson (9-1-1 MMA) and Levan Makashvili (7-2-1 MMA). Jackson comes out swinging to begin round one. He just misses hitting Levan with a head kick. Nice kick lands for Makashvili. He follows that up with a good right hand. The fighters...