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Jan 9, 2016 2:01 pm

Conor Mcgregor wants to fight 4 times a year after defeating Rafael dos Anjos

It hasn’t been since former reigning champ BJ Penn has there been such a buzz about the lighter divisions. Penn held the reign for a record 812 days before he lost the title. Rafael dos Anjos has 300 plus days and counting until he puts those numbers to the test against featherweight champ Conor McGregor...

Jan 9, 2016 1:29 pm

Gary Goodridge opens up on horrors of living with brain trauma

As medical advances are made and more studies are conducted on fighters, the reality of brain damage sustained from repeated blows to the head is becoming scarier and scarier. While this problem certainly stretches across sports other than MMA and boxing, there’s no denying the damage fighters sustain during the course of their careers. In...

Jan 9, 2016 1:12 pm

MUST SEE! Young Joe Rogan KO’s opponent in seconds with wheel kick in TKD match

The UnderGround Joe Rogan Series: The UFC color commentator, creator of the Joe Rogan Experience Podcast, and Black Belt in both no-gi and gi BJJ knocks out an opponent with a spin back kick in this footage from his early years as a Taekwondo prodigy. Posted by The Underground on Friday, January 8, 2016 It’s...

Jan 9, 2016 12:42 pm

Dominick Cruz: “Only your true believers stick with you”

There was a point in Dominick Cruz’s career that it started to look unlikely that he would be returning to competition after he re-injured his knee back 2012.    Cruz has since been healthy after his last successful knee surgery and appears to be in top form heading into the title bout with champ TJ...

Jan 9, 2016 12:37 pm

Exclusive Video | The first time Ronda Rousey met Josh Barnett and they nerd out…

It’s no secret that former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a big big fan of Pokemon, however what many may not know is that UFC heavyweight veteran Josh Barnett is also a big fan of Magic The Gathering. In the video above courtesy of BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage, you can see the first...

Jan 9, 2016 12:05 pm

MUST SEE! In depth breakdown of Dominick Cruz’s footwork and counter striking

When Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw square off in the Octagon on Sunday for the UFC bantamweight championship, the elite level of footwork that will be on display will be nothing short of remarkable. While Jason Parillo broke down some TJ Dillashaw’s footwork techniques, in the video above we see Dominick Cruz’s footwork broken down...

Jan 9, 2016 11:53 am

Check this Video : 80’ish Year Old Man vs Much Younger Russian at AKA

If you ever come up with an excuse to miss a training session or a workout,  just remember the older gentleman in this video. Randy Couture retired at a ripe age of 48 from the fight game,  while Dan Henderson still on the active  roster at 45, winning 1 of 3 fights last year. You’re...

Jan 9, 2016 11:25 am

Joe Rogan has a fan in Nate Diaz – Got Jokes?

Nate Diaz looks to be taking a little time off to enjoy himself at The Comedy Store in West Hollywood.   Stand-up comedian and fight commentator Joe Rogan was among the comedians who performed for Diaz and his crew. Diaz is coming off an impressive win against Michael “The Menace” Johnson to end to 2015....

Jan 9, 2016 11:04 am

Fabricio Werdum fires back at Luke Rockhold

Recently, the often soft spoken Fabricio Werdum found himself under fire from UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold. The animosity from Rockhold likely stems from the fact that Werdum defeated Cain Velasquez, Rockhold’s teammate, for the UFC heavyweight championship last year. At UFC 196 on February 6th Velasquez will get the chance to reclaim his championship...

Jan 9, 2016 10:57 am

Carlos Condit gives update on potential retirement post-UFC 195

Going into UFC 195 there was much speculation as to Carlos Condit’s future in the UFC given «his lengthy and extensive professional MMA career. In the main event of UFC 195 Condit and Lawler went to war for 5 rounds to a decision that ultimately saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship, despite many scoring...

Jan 9, 2016 10:49 am

Video Interview: Cain Velasquez reflects on what went wrong in title loss to Werdum

Cain Velasquez is back in action after his losing his heavyweight title to Fabricio Werdum last year at UFC 188 via guillotine choke in the third round of their heavyweight conten Velasquez was out almost two years from competition due to injury before his last fight with Werdum in Mexico City Mexico.  Elevation may of...

Jan 9, 2016 8:46 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor looking smooth while hitting mitts

Conor McGregor may be fresh off a 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194 where he claimed the UFC featherweight championship, but with a lightweight showdown with Rafael Dos Anjos only 8 weeks away at UFC 197, McGregor is already back in the gym training. In this clip posted to social media,...

Jan 9, 2016 8:42 am

FN Boston Browne vs Mitrione: Highlight Replay – Werdum vs Browne fight

Next Sunday on January 17th, UFC Fight Night 81 is set in Boston MA.  Travis “Hapa” Browne (17-3-1 MMA)  is looking to pick up a win after losing an epic battle between Andrei “Pit Bull” Arlovski at UFC 187 last year. Brown’e opponent Sunday night will be Matt “Meathead” Mitrione (9-4 MMA) who lost his scrap...

Jan 9, 2016 8:24 am

Eddie Alvarez says McGregor’s move to lightweight is “convenient”

While Eddie Alvarez may only have two UFC fights, ahead of his ‘UFC FN: Boston’ scrap against Anthony Pettis on Sunday, he believes that there’s something ‘convenient’ about Conor McGregor’s timing to move up to lightweight. After his 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, it was revealed that McGregor would go...

Jan 9, 2016 8:14 am

PIC : Joanna Jedrzejczyk – The ‘Hustle’ is strong with this one

When you’re a UFC champion the work never ends.   Constantly promoting, always answering the same questions hundreds of different ways thousands of times,  media obligations non-stop and somehow, someway Joanna Jedrzejczyk gets it done all with a smile on her face. Jedrzejczyk found out last month that her next opponent was in fact a...

Jan 9, 2016 8:07 am

McGregor fires back at Mayweather, proposes fight

Recently, boxing icon Floyd Mayweather discussed the popularity of Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor. ‘Money’ stated that when the two UFC stars talk trash, the media loves it, but when he did, he was criticized. Mayweather drew the conclusion that ‘racism is alive and well’ which prompted UFC announcer Bruce Buffer to respond to those...

Jan 9, 2016 8:02 am

Daniel Cormier concerned for ‘sociopath’ Jon Jones

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier don’t have a date set for their inevitable clash for the UFC light heavyweight championship, however that hasn’t stopped the pair from getting into it on social media, and even agreeing to a backroom fight at one point. Recently, Jon Jones trolled DC on Instagram, which prompted Cormier to fire...

Jan 9, 2016 7:53 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy prepping for UFC return?

It’s been over 3 years since we’ve seen former UFC welterweight contender Dan Hardy inside the Octagon. On a 2-fight win streak, Hardy was booked to face Matt Brown back in 2013, however ‘The Outlaw’ was diagnosed with a heart condition and was forced out of the bout. Hardy hasn’t been in the Octagon since,...

Jan 9, 2016 7:43 am

McGregor on RDA: ‘Another night of easy work’

Conor McGregor has been in headlines more often than not lately. From having his popularity questioned by Floyd Mayweather due to his race, to booking his highly anticipated lightweight showdown with Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 197, McGregor’s name has been all over the headlines. In a recent Facebook post, McGregor addressed his UFC 197...

Jan 9, 2016 7:39 am

Video Promo: Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez – The Time is Now

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis is set to step into the octagon next Sunday against Eddie “The Silent Assassin” Alvarez at Fight Night Boston in the Madison Square Garden Arena. Both fighters competed only one time in 2015 and the results were split.   Pettis fought against Rafael dos Anjos in a 5 round one-sided affair, as...