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Jun 25, 2015 10:16 am

BAMMA USA 16’s Brandon Morris: From “Young Money” to “Redrum”

  By Keith Harmon Brandon Morris and Chris Saunders will clash in a lightweight title eliminator in the main event of BAMMA USA – Badbeat 16, which streams live on Go Fight Live tomorrow, Friday, June 26. I had the chance to talk with Morris about his upcoming fight.  We discussed what it’s like training with...

Jun 24, 2015 12:29 pm

Paige VanZant Will Battle Alex Chambers In September

Looks like all you ‘FanZants’ have something to celebrate. UFC strawweight and Team Alpha Male fighter, Paige VanZant has booked her next opponent. The popular UFC star will face off against TUF alum Alex Chambers at UFC 191, which takes place Sept. 5 in Las Vegas, NV. VanZant is currently 2-0 in the UFC and...

Jun 24, 2015 7:57 am

Training Partner Dishes On Aldo’s Rib Injury

We are getting a little bit of a clearer picture as to what happened yesterday, with Jose Aldo’s injury. There were reports that he fractured one of his ribs while sparring and now it seems that information has been confirmed by unnamed sources inside the training camp. The sources spoke with BJJEE.COM about the situation...

Jun 24, 2015 2:48 am

Team Alpha Male Trio Lipsync Session — WATCH!

Team Alpha Male lip singing session😝 @cody_nolove and @holdsworth135 are alright but I'm a pro for sure A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Jun 23, 2015 at 10:21pm PDT Paige VanZant, Cody Garbrandt and Chris Holdsworth or otherwise known as, the ‘TAM TRIO’. No one calls them that actually, but it sounds pretty...


Jun 23, 2015 8:43 am

UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia Fight Card Finalized

It’s official, the full lineup of fights is set for UFC 190. We’ve known the majority of the fights on the card for a while, but with some recent changes to other UFC events a few of the fights have been shuffled around and new ones added. Most notably, the finals for TUF: Brazil have...

Jun 22, 2015 10:41 am

“UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia” Card Finalized with 13 Fights

Ronda Rousey will finally be able to get her hands on rival Bethe Correia at UFC 190. The fate of the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship hangs in the balance in the main-event that Rousey vows will go longer than usual as he intends to punish Correia for her personal trash-talk. Correia will be looking to...

Jun 21, 2015 11:54 am

Alvarez: ‘I Couldn’t See Melendez After My Eye Injury’

Eddie Alvarez and Gilbert Melendez left it all in the octagon earlier this month when the two lightweights clashed at UFC 188. Mexico City, Mexico hosted their long awaited bout which did not live up to expectations right off the bat. Alvarez suffered a gruesome eye injury in the opening round. Alvarez took a stiff...

Jun 20, 2015 9:21 am

UFC Fight Night 69 Results: Taylor Lapilus Lands Big Left Hand, Gets TKO Win

  The first fight of the afternoon took place between Taylor Lapilus and Yuta Sasaki. Sasaki came out quick, looked for a takedown. He was unable to get the fight down, but clinched Lapilus to the cage. Lapilus got the reverse, but then got reversed by Sasaki. They fought for position in the clinch for...

Jun 19, 2015 3:00 pm

Visa system issue forces changes to several bouts on the June 27 fight card

Due to an issue affecting the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs visa system and a technical problem with the Consular Consolidated Database, UFC is unable to secure entry into the country for 12 of its athletes slated to compete at UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MACHIDA vs. ROMERO on Saturday, June 27, at the Hard...

Jun 19, 2015 9:03 am

Kimbo: ‘I Can Defend Some Shi*t On The Ground’

“Over the time, over the years, I’ve found a comfort zone on the ground. I’m not saying I’m ground savvy or anything, but I can defend some sh*t you know. I can stuff a takedown, I can feel something coming. I can feel the ankle lock coming, I can feel something coming on, scoot my...

Jun 19, 2015 6:47 am

WOWZERS! PVZ Stuns In Selfie Beach Pictorial

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant spent some time at the beach and couldn’t resist blowing up Instagram with pictures of her sand-filled adventures. No word on who VanZant will be fighting next, but it’s likely to be a pretty big fight. She just came off of a pretty dominant win over the veteran Felice Herrig. Who...

Jun 19, 2015 1:00 am

Watch Today’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ LIVE At 10AM ET

  Watch the official weigh-in for UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne live Friday, June 19 at 10am/7am ETPT on BJPENN.COM. Fighters will step on the scale and make things official for Saturday afternoon. In the main event champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will put her title on the line for the first time against TUF alum...

Jun 18, 2015 1:41 pm

Rony Jason Fighting Drug Test Findings — ‘My Lawyers Are On It’

“It was a surprise. I never in my life thought something like this could happen. I’ve fought for the UFC 10 times: three times in TUF, and seven more fights after that. I’ve never used inappropriate methods to make weight. I always make weight. Making weight is one of my biggest concerns. I know it’s...

Jun 18, 2015 11:12 am

Kimbo’s Mindset — ‘No Fear, Just Knock Out or Get Knocked Out’

“I believe it would probably be the mystique of everything (and) a lot of people can relate to my come-up. A lot of people can relate to my triumph. They feel the dedication, the loyalty, the commitment of someone trying to do something great, or to prove to something either to yourself or your kids....

Jun 18, 2015 9:00 am

Visa Issues May Kill UFC Fight Night 70 For Several Fighters

This could really screw things up for UFC Fight Night 70, which takes place in 9 days. Turns out the U.S. visa system is currently down, due to technical issues and that means international fighters on next weekends card might not be able to get travel visas. The U.S. State Department says that the system...

Jun 17, 2015 12:15 pm

Popular UFC Fighter To Star In Hit TV Show ‘Amazing Race’

The UFC will be making an appearance on primetime television, sort of. UFC fighter Elias Theodorou announced on social media that he will be a contestant on the upcoming season of ‘The Amazing Race Canada’. Theodorou is the champion of TUF Nations: Bisping vs. Kennedy and is undefeated at 12-0. Theodorou will compete with his...

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

Jun 16, 2015 9:58 am

Kyle Kingsbury Speaks Out About The Benefits Of Marijuana Use

Former UFC fighter and TUF cast member Kyle Kingsbury is a 420 Games sponsored athlete and talks about the benefits of medical marijuana, saying that there are a lot of other fighters using it. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 8:13 am

Paige VanZant’s Got Mad Love For ‘No Love’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is on the cusp of greatness. She’s a fan favorite who goes out there and leaves it all in the cage. She’s also one of the UFC’s faces of Reebok and catches the fans attention with her looks as well as her fighting. Needless to say, she’s a star in the...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 8:20 pm

Mark Hunt on His Next Fight: ‘I Don’t Deserve to Headline’

The last time Mark Hunt stepped into the octagon, he took a serious beating at the hands of top-contender Stipe Miocic. Despite the beatdown, fans still cheered Hunt back to his feet and cheered him on as he tried to fight back at the start of every round. Needless to say, Hunt has always been...

Jun 15, 2015 9:51 am

Saint Preux: ‘Loss to Bader Actually Helped Me Out’

In his octagon debut, Ovince Saint Preux was riding a wave of momentum very few other fighters could lay claim to. He had been one of the faces of Strikeforce in their dying days and before a tough decision loss to Gegard Mousasi, he possessed an eight fight win-streak. Saint Preux went 4-0 inside the...

Jun 13, 2015 8:21 am

Former UFC Fighter Can’t Afford To Pay Traffic Ticket, Goes To Jail

A former UFC fighter and TUF cast member decided to go to jail because he could afford to pay for his traffic ticket. Bubba McDaniel is having a hard time finding fights outside of UFC and isn’t making the money he needs. The fighter was recently given a traffic ticket for not wearing his seatbelt....

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...

Jun 12, 2015 5:01 pm

Court McGee Looking To “Kickstart” Web Based Drug Recovery App

‘Make Addiction Recovery more accessible through a web-based Recovery App & Raise Awareness of Substance Abuse at the youth level.’ That’s the goal of UFC fighter and TUF winner Court McGee’s kickstarter. McGee’s past with alcohol and drug use was revealed on TUF. At one point McGee overdosed on a mixture of alcohol and drugs...

Jun 12, 2015 12:18 pm

Cain Velasquez: ‘I Don’t Need To Talk, I’ll Show Werdum What I Can Do’

UFC heavyweight champion of the world Cain Velasquez is ready to go to war against the interim champion Fabricio Werdum, this Saturday in Mexico City. The AKA fighter talked to our own Layzie The Savage about the fight itself and what threats his Brazilian opponent possess . Do I think [Fabricio Werdum] is the most dangerous...