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Oct 17, 2015 11:07 am

Photos | Sage Northcutt training with GSP & Rory MacDonald at TriStar

Sage Northcutt has taken the MMA world by storm since his quick TKO win over Francisco Trevino at UFC 192. Since then Northcutt has decided to train with former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, as well as Rory MacDonald under TriStar gym head coach Firas Zahabi. Check out his pictures from the trip below:...

Oct 17, 2015 10:58 am

Hendricks discusses botched weight cut: “I don’t know everything”

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks made headlines recently for a botched weight cut ahead of UFC 192 that left him in the hospital with a kidney stone and intestinal blockage. The weight cut was enough for many fans to call for Hendricks to move up to middleweight, however given that Hendricks would be outsized...

Oct 17, 2015 10:37 am

Myles Jury feeling unbeatable at featherweight

Myles ‘Fury’ Jury went on quite a tear of the lightweight division, until Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone scored a dominant unanimous decision win over ‘Fury’ at UFC 182 in January. Since then, Jury has announced that he is dropping down to featherweight, where he will meet Charles Oliveira in his featherweight debut in December at UFC...

Oct 17, 2015 8:31 am

Fitch: “I make grown men look like children”

As Jon Fitch prepares for his WSOF 24 headlining fight against Yushin Okami tonight, his mindset going into the fight couldn’t be more clear. He spoke to MMAJunkie to explain his plan for the fight, as well as what a win over Okami will mean for his career. “I plan on smashing him on Saturday,...


Oct 17, 2015 7:43 am

Rothwell hoping for fill-in fight against Junior Dos Santos

Ben Rothwell is concerned about his placement in the UFC’s heavyweight division. The best way to solidify his position as the #1 contender? Defeat former champion Junior Dos Santos. Rothwell was set to face Stipe Miocic at UFC Dublin on October 24th, however after an injury forced Miocic off the card Rothwell was left without...

Oct 17, 2015 7:29 am

Fitch: “I’ll trade some brain cells for some money”

As more and more research emerges on the risk of brain damage associated with fighting, Jon Fitch says it’s worth the risk as long as fighters are being paid correctly. Fitch spoke on The MMA Hour to discuss the matter. “If we’re getting paid correctly, it shouldn’t matter. We know the risk; we know what’s...

Oct 17, 2015 7:08 am

Askren “Good To Go” Without UFC Contract

Ben Askren is widely believed to be the best fighter outside of the UFC. The 31-year old ONE FC welterweight champion has made waves by consistently calling out top ranked UFC welterweights, as well as UFC President Dana White. In a recent interview with Sherdog, Askren discussed his current situation, and why he’s content with...

Oct 17, 2015 6:43 am

Dillashaw Fires Back At ‘Traitor’ McGregor

Conor McGregor’s comments about UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw being a “snake” for leaving Team Alpha Male didn’t go over too well with the champ. Dillashaw left Urijah Faber’s Team Alpha Male to join the newly assembled Elevation Fight Team in Denver, Colorado. As Dillashaw sees it, the decision wasn’t for McGregor to judge. Dillashaw...

Oct 17, 2015 6:29 am

UFC Releases 5 Fighters, Including Marcus Brimage

Five UFC fighters have been handed their walking papers, and if rumors are true, more could be joining them. Marcus Brimage, Matt Van Buren, Christos Giagos, Roger Narvaez, and Chris Clements have all officially announced their release from the promotion via social media accounts. Marcus Brimage entered the UFC at the TUF 14 finale event...

Oct 16, 2015 5:34 pm

Old School BJ Penn pic with Mikyo Riggs, Leandro Nyza, Tony Desouza

Check out this Old School pic sent to us by Mikyo Riggs(2nd to right), BJ first met Mikyo when he started his jiu-jitsu journey in Mt. View, California at the Ralf Gracie BJJ Academy. He sent us this pic with the caption, “Some of the best training of my life out in Hilo, Hawaii”. On...

Oct 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Conor McGregor donates €50,000 to Ireland’s homeless

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor is spreading his new found wealth with those who really need it. The “Notorious” Irishman released a statement on his official Facebook Page where he announced that he would be donating €50,000 to help the homeless in his native country of Ireland. In addition, McGregor also announced that he would...

Oct 16, 2015 2:35 pm

Fedor Emelianenko training footage from Europe released

Some new training footage has been released of Fedor Emelianenko during a seminar in Europe. Although the recent buzz of Emelianenko’s return to MMA has had some mixed reactions, Bas Ruten believes “The Last Emporer” still is a legitimate threat to the UFC title. However, Chael Sonnen has gone on record and voiced his opinion...

Oct 16, 2015 2:13 pm

Gennady Golovkin says Rousey is the best female athlete in the world

Undefeated boxing champion Gennady Golovkin is a big fan of UFC champion Ronda Rousey. The star boxer told MMAJunkie that Rousey deserves all the praise she receives as she is simply the best female athlete in the world. “I know her; we’ve been training maybe two, three times together in boxing gym,” Golovkin stated. “She...

Oct 16, 2015 12:13 pm

BJPENN.COM wishes Pedro Carrasco all the best on his future endeavors

After years of collaboration, BJPENN.COM and Pedro Carrasco have decided to part ways and head in different creative directions BJPENN.COM has a storied timeline with transitions that have evolved the website over the years. After BJ Penn got the vision to create a MMA news website based off a fighter’s fan following, Penn had to...

Oct 16, 2015 10:44 am

Georges St-Pierre return to the UFC looking more and more likely

It is coming close to two years since former UFC champion Georges St-Pierre (25-2 MMA, 19-2 UFC) last fought in the UFC. His last fight against Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 was in November 2013, where he successfully defended his title for the ninth consecutive time. The dominant champion then decided to take time off...

Oct 16, 2015 10:20 am

Award Winning Cannabis Developer: Weed not a PED…well maybe mine is

Some good news came in the Nick Diaz five year suspension saga earlier this week when the MMA community came together and surpassed the 100K signature goal for the official White House Petition. Diaz’s legal team are getting ready to file an appeal for a judicial review and we’ll see what happens from there. On...

Oct 16, 2015 8:47 am

Faber: “It sounds like TJ’s trying to play the victim”

It has been a rough couple of weeks for former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber. First off, “The California Kid” had to deal with the drama caused from his breakup with former Team Alpha Male coach Duane Ludwig. Shortly after that, Faber was informed by now-former teammate, T.J. Dillashaw, that the current UFC bantamweight champion would be taking his talents...

Oct 15, 2015 12:28 pm

Ronda’s Mom Breaks Her Silence, Explains Controversial Coach Bashing

Earlier this week, Judo World Champion Dr. AnnMaria De Mars, better known as Ronda Rousey’s mother, spoke up about an issue that’s obviously been bothering her for years. Ronda’s coach, Edmond Tarverdyan. She made headlines for all the wrong reasons, bashing the coach, not only stating he’s a terrible person/coach, but that she would love...

Oct 15, 2015 12:19 pm

Brutally Honest Radio Show: Cyborg, Kushman and Wolford

Ladies and gentleman, check out the latest episode of ‘The Brutally Honest Show,’ an MMA podcast hosted by 2010 nominee for MMA reporter of the year, Aaron Tru and featuring guest host Jonathan M. King and Adrian Gallegos. On their most recent episode, the guys talk to the infamous fighter who crapped his pants inside the cage (5 min.), Invicta...

Oct 15, 2015 12:08 pm

Johny Hendricks’ Reaction To Wife’s Surprise Baby Announcement Is Priceless

OK, so when I first started watching this video I had to laugh because it’s former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks looking at a menu and asking about food. I mean, come on. The guy’s weight issue is what everyone has been talking about and here he is getting ready to chow down on some...

Oct 15, 2015 11:21 am

Missed Weight, Lost Fight, Pushed Ref And Now Fails Drug Test –– No Really!

I would say things could be worse for this UFC fighter, but man, right now that seems like that’s really not possible. UFC lightweight Francisco Trevino took on newcomer Sage Northcutt at UFC 192. Trevino failed to make weight for the fight, coming in at 160 pounds, but that was just the start. Trevino went...

Oct 15, 2015 11:15 am

Aldo Vows To Never Speak Of McGregor Following UFC 194

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is sick of talking about Conor McGregor and vows to never mention him again after they fight at UFC 194. The two men were scheduled to face off at UFC 189, before the champ had to pull out with a rib injury, which forced McGregor to step in and take...

Oct 15, 2015 11:11 am

UFC on FOX 17 Line Up Complete — Here It Is

The UFC lightweight title will be on the line on Dec. 19 at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., when champ Rafael dos Anjos looks to defend his belt for the first time against the dangerous Donald Cerrone at UFC on FOX 17. This event is set up to be quite the night of fights. Even...

Oct 15, 2015 11:08 am

Mark Coleman Thanks Every Single Person Who Donated To His Go Fund ME

MMA legend Mark Coleman explains his current state and thanks all the fans who donated to his GoFundMe account, helping with his health issues. Check it out! “Thanks to everybody at the Go Fund Me page who helped, donated, and helped me get through this. I can’t thank you all personally, but hopefully you somehow get...