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Feb 3, 2018 2:19 pm

Rumors are swirling around UFC 222 following Max Holloway’s injury

Rumors are swirling around UFC 222 following Max Holloway’s injury! Earlier today the mixed martial arts world was hit with some terrible news. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto announced that current UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway had suffered an injury and would no longer be able to participate in his scheduled UFC 222 main event title fight...

Feb 3, 2018 12:35 pm

BREAKING | Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega in the Works for UFC 222 Replacement

After the crushing news of Max Holloway’s injury that will force him out of his UFC 222 title fight with Frankie Edgar, the UFC is absolutely scrambling to get a new main event. There are a ton of different directions that the organization could go with Jose Aldo, Cub Swanson, or even Darren Elkins if...

Feb 1, 2018 7:58 pm

AUDIO | Miesha Tate Open to Appearing in WWE…But Maybe Not Working with Ronda Rousey

Would @MieshaTate be open to a @WWE run? Would she work with Ronda Rousey in the world of pro-wrestling? Miesha tells @realOCsports what the possibilities are when it comes to stepping into the squared circle. @BustedOpenRadio pic.twitter.com/16e0psHY4C — MMA on SiriusXM (@MMAonSiriusXM) February 1, 2018 “I’ve always said I would be down to do like,...

Feb 1, 2018 7:13 pm

Chris Weidman on Jacare Souza: “I would love to test myself against him”

Next week, UFC 221 is headlined by a big middleweight fight to determine the interim champion while undisputed champion, Robert Whittaker recovers on the sideline. In that interim title fight will be recent title challenger, Yoel Romero, and former UFC champ, Luke Rockhold. Someone who’s pretty familiar with both of these fighters is another former...

Feb 1, 2018 8:41 am

Coach Firas Zahabi believes Rory MacDonald would KO Fedor Emelianenko

While Rory MacDonald spent the last few months preparing for his Bellator welterweight title fight with Douglas Lima (which he won via hard-fought decision), he’s also repeatedly expressed interest in serving as an alternate in Bellator’s Heavyweight Grand Prix. This Heavyweight Grand Prix is populated by far larger men in Matt Mitrione, Roy Nelson, Chael...

Jan 31, 2018 8:28 pm

Luke Rockhold on Yoel Romero: “I’m going to shut him down”

UFC 221 plays host to a big-time Middleweight showdown. Originally supposed to be a battle between the former UFC champion, Luke Rockhold and current undisputed champion, Robert Whittaker has turned into an interim title clash now between Rockhold and Yoel Romero. One great fight goes to another. The title fight is taking place next week on...

Jan 31, 2018 7:53 pm

Top 5 Upcoming Fights for February 2018

The second month of 2018 might be lacking some star power when it comes to fights, but it is more than loaded with plenty of great matchups which made this a very hard top 5 to rank. There’s one big title fight surrounded by several top contender bouts, a tournament fight, UFC debuts, and great...

Jan 31, 2018 5:41 pm

VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather Continues to Tease MMA Appearance

Come at the king, you best not miss… A post shared by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Jan 31, 2018 at 4:12pm PST Come at the king, you best not miss… “2018… Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather… MMA… What’re the odds, paddy? What’re the odds?” Talk of boxing icon and legend, Floyd Mayweather stepping foot into an MMA...

Jan 31, 2018 2:25 pm

The Superfight Dilemma: A Matter of Life, Death or Metamorphosis

Somewhere someone is looking at numbers skyrocket. The engagements and impressions are out of control. Suddenly, a dull UFC week is sparked with an army of 14,000 fire emoji. This is what happens when the UFC announces a fight the magnitude of Daniel Cormier moving up to face Stipe Miocic for the heavyweight title. A...

Jan 31, 2018 5:56 am

Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson trade trash talk on Twitter

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s next fight will not occur in the light heavyweight division, but at heavyweight, where his career began. His opponent in this return to the heavyweight division will be UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic. The pair will battle in the main event of UFC 226 this July. While news that...

Jan 30, 2018 11:03 am

BREAKING | Michael Bisping Will Not Be Retiring at UFC London

It has been well known that Michael Bisping would be retiring at UFC London. The locale was perfect for his swan song, the timing seemed right, the only thing that was missing was going to be an opponent. After an exhaustive list and failed attempts to get something done, it seemed like the UFC had...

Jan 29, 2018 5:31 pm

It’s Official! Gennady Golovkin vs Canelo Alvarez 2 is On!

Every boxing fan around the world wanted the super fight between two of the pound-4-pound best in “GGG” Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez to happen…then it did. The two competed against one another last September in a back and forth affair that resulted in a controversial draw. But no worries now, they will get...

Jan 29, 2018 10:26 am

Felice Herrig calls out major newspaper after they mistake her for her opponent

On April 7, at the stacked UFC 223 in Brooklyn, red-hot strawweight contender Felice Herrig will battle former title challenger Karolina Kowalkiewicz in one of the most important fights of her impressive career thus far. As this big bout looms on the horizon, Herrig is getting plenty of love from the media as one of...

Jan 27, 2018 4:23 pm

Play by Play Radio // UFC on Fox: Jacaré vs. Brunson 2 Live Results

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC on Fox: Jacare vs. Brunson 2 event? BJPenn.com has you covered! Tune in to “Play By Play Radio” for up to the second results. Tonights “Play By Play Radio” will be hosted by 2X UFC Hall of Fame Champion BJ Penn. Tonight’s event is headlined with a rematch between Jacaré...

Jan 27, 2018 8:46 am

Alexander Gustafsson is Pissed About Daniel Cormier’s Superfight

It’s true. Oh, it’s true. Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic are going to fight and the world will probably never be the same. Despite how earth-shatteringly insane the match-up is, some people somehow still aren’t in support of it. In all things, especially in MMA, you can’t please everyone even with the most legendary of...

Jan 26, 2018 7:03 pm

Al Iaquinta is Happy With New Deal, “Very few people know their worth.”

Not many fighters have been so vocal about how unhappy they are with their UFC contracts after a fight as Al Iaquinta has been after his last few fights. But it sounds like “Ragin’” Al has negotiated a deal that he can fight happily under. He explained when talking to ESPN.com: “After my last fight...

Jan 25, 2018 9:39 am

Douglas Lima shares main regret about fight with Rory MacDonald

Douglas Lima is no longer the Bellator welterweight champion. That distinction now belongs to Rory MacDonald, who beat him with a competitive decision in the co-main event of last Saturday’s Bellator 192 card. Now several days removed from his loss to MacDonald, Douglas Lima has some significant regrets about how it all went down. Most...

Jan 24, 2018 7:48 pm

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier Addresses Possibility of Going Back to Heavyweight

Daniel Cormier addresses the final 420 days of his career on @UFCTonight… …is he interesting in a heavyweight title fight? …is he still pushing for a Jon Jones fight?…is he going to lose his dressing room to @Twooodley?@DC_MMA has the answers! https://t.co/bXqp8uwYTS — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) January 25, 2018 “You know, I still wouldn’t...

Jan 24, 2018 5:19 pm

Karolina Kowalkiewicz is Rooting for Rose, “Joanna is just a bad person”

Only one woman has gone the distance with both the UFC Strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas and the former champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk…and that’s Karolina Kowalkiewicz. Kowalkiewicz earned her first and only UFC title shot by defeating Namajunas by split decision at UFC 201 in July of 2016. This led to her taking on the then champion,...

Jan 23, 2018 6:24 pm

PHOTO | Check out the Official UFC 222 Poster

UFC 222 will be 2018’s first Las Vegas event of the year and it’s headlined by a big title fight that we thought we would get in 2017. Featherweight champion, Max Holloway will look to defend his title for the second time when he takes on former Lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar. The two were expected...

Jan 23, 2018 5:11 pm

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Details How she Took Weight Cutting to the Extreme Ahead of Last Fight

UFC 223 will play host to the rematch of the most shocking upset of 2017. At UFC 217, the 25-year-old, “Thug” Rose Namajunas dispatched of the then reigning champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk effortlessly to earn a first-round knockout victory. The fight was in November and we’ve since learned from the former Strawweight queen, Joanna that this was one...

Jan 21, 2018 4:00 pm

Douglas Lima and Rory MacDonald issue statements following their war at Bellator 192

Douglas Lima and Rory MacDonald issue statements following their war at Bellator 192. Rory MacDonald and Douglas Lima went to war in the co-headliner of last night’s Bellator 192 event. MacDonald, who spent that better part of the championship rounds fighting on just one leg, was ultimately awarded a unanimous decision victory after five-rounds of...

Jan 21, 2018 10:34 am

Francis Ngannou issues quick statement on UFC 220 loss to Stipe Miocic

Last night, in the main event of UFC 220, hulking French-Cameroonian knockout artist Francis Ngannou lumbered into the cage with the goal of defeating Stipe Miocic and winning the UFC heavyweight title. In the end, however, the massively hyped Ngannou was outclassed by the champion, whose cardio and wrestling were simply too much to deal...

Jan 20, 2018 2:43 pm

Play by Play Radio // UFC 220 – Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 220 pay-per-view event in Boston? BJPenn.com has you covered! Tune in to “Play By Play Radio” for up to the second results from tonight’s UFC 220 main card action. “Play By Play Radio” is hosted by former UFC Fighter Troy Mandaloniz, UFC Legend BJ Penn and bjpenn.com’s Chris Taylor. The...

Jan 19, 2018 12:56 pm

Conor McGregor’s Coach Visualizes Another Infamous KO for in Eventual Khabib Clash

We are only an hour away from a press conference officially announcing Khabib Nurmagomedov’s fight with Tony Ferguson. As of right now, it’s for the interim UFC lightweight title, but there have been talks that it will eventually be for the undisputed title and that Conor McGregor will be stripped of his second title. His...