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Sep 6, 2016 3:48 pm

Weidman vs Romero rumored for UFC 205 in NYC

Chris Weidman’s dream of fighting at the fabled Madison Square Garden, just 20-some odd miles from the home he grew up in on Long Island, appears to be coming closer to reality. Fansided is reporting that Weidman and Yoel ‘Soldier of God’ Romero are being rumored to fight at UFC 205 at the promotions debut...

Sep 6, 2016 12:29 pm

Cain Velasquez on Brock Lesnar’s PED-bust: It Didn’t Surprise Me

Shortly after he defeated Mark Hunt at UFC 200, former UFC heavyweight champion and WWE star Brock Lesnar was flagged for the estrogen blocker clomiphene. While this news was certainly disappointing, nobody was particularly surprised by it. During Tuesday’s episode of The MMA Hour, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, who won his title by...

Sep 6, 2016 12:10 pm

Duke Roufus Says He Would Have Quit Coaching if Anthony Pettis Lost to Charles Oliveira

Last month, former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis dropped down to featherweight and scored a career-saving win over Charles Oliveira. Had he lost the fight, he’d have found himself on a dangerous four-fight losing streak – the kind of skid that has ejected many fighters from the UFC in the past. As it turns out,...

Apr 28, 2016 9:08 am

Cain Velasquez reacts to Conor McGregor’s standoff with the UFC

While many fans and members of the MMA community are taking sides in Conor McGregor’s standoff with the UFC, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez offers an interesting perspective on things. Velasquez, who won the UFC heavyweight championship twice and defended it twice, understands the promo work that a champion must do, and thus offered...


Mar 29, 2016 2:44 am

The UFC 198 card in Curitiba, Brazil is absolutely stacked

A heavyweight championship title fight featuring Fabricio Werdum looking to defend his title against top contender Stipe Miocic will anchor as the main event for UFC 198 that takes place in Curitiba, Brazil on May 14th. A UFC heavyweight title fight is already an exciting fight to hold down a UFC event. However, do these...

Feb 7, 2016 2:34 pm

Training Video: UFC 197 Daniel Cormier vs Jon Jones 2 – DO OR DIE

With a date finally set in place for one of the biggest rematches in UFC history, Jon Jones will finally step back into the octagon against champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 197 on April 23rd. Will the time off from action hurt the challenger’s odds of reclaiming the title? Watch the compilation training video of...

Jan 28, 2016 10:45 am

MUST SEE #TBT! Tug of War part 1, Alistair Overeem versus Bobb Sapp!

If you haven’t seen this challenge between these MMA veterans, check it out! Watch this classic #TBT clip of UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem taking on MMA veteran Bob Sapp. The two MMA stars who have made themselves known fighting in Japan for promotions such as K-1 and PRIDE were faced against each other in an...

Dec 31, 2015 7:51 am

PHOTO | Jose Aldo back training after UFC 194 loss

It’s been less than a month since we saw Conor McGregor KO Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds at UFC 194 to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Since then, there has of course been much speculation as to whether or not McGregor would give Aldo a rematch for the belt, move up to lightweight, or...

Dec 29, 2015 4:09 pm

UFC releases 8 fighters

News broke earlier this afternoon that the UFC had cut 8 fighters from their roster. The news was broken by MMAFighting, which revealed that the UFC has released 8 fighters, including: Fabio Maldonado Chico Camus Kevin Souza Ericka Almeida Bubba Bush Micael Lebout Vernon Ramos Jumabieka Tuerxun The most shocking of the releases is Fabio...

Dec 28, 2015 9:22 am

WATCH! Fighter’s massive physique drops Arianny Celeste’s jaw!

View post on imgur.com Check out this funny GIF from the past of UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste in awe of heavyweight Alistair Overeem stepping on the scales without his shirt. The freakish physique of Overeem is something that Celeste seems to be baffled by as you can see the expressions on her face show...

Dec 21, 2015 1:39 pm

Best Brutal MMA KO Compilation: Violent KO’s All Time? – You Be The Judge

There are hundreds of MMA compilations that range from KO’s to submissions and just when you think you’ve seen every “finish” you watch one and you might be shocked that one sneaked through. If anything these are some of the most nastiest KO finishes compiled for your viewing pleasure. Which KO ranks top on your...

Dec 14, 2015 10:02 am

UFC on Fox 17 Video: Road To The Octagon – It’s Time!

Ready to bring in the New Year?  Not so fast, Dana White and the UFC have one more event to end an amazing 2015 run.  The final card of the year features Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone vs Rafael dos Anjos,  Alistair Overeem vs Junior dos Santos. Returning to the octagon is Nate Diaz, pursuing a win against...

Nov 27, 2015 7:09 am

PHOTOS | See how the MMA community celebrated Thanksgiving

Yesterday was quite possibly one of the harder Holidays for fighter’s to celebrate. While most people gorge themselves on food, many fighters were forced to stay on their fight-camp diets. See how the MMA community celebrated Thanksgiving below! Walking into #Thanksgiving dinner like… pic.twitter.com/kdzbVXyD7Y — UFC (@ufc) November 26, 2015 HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! | |...

Sep 2, 2015 7:02 am

UFC Fighters React To Big Nog Retiring

  The sport of MMA has said goodbye to one of the biggest legends and names in the history of mixed martial arts. Big Nog, or Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, has decided to official call it quits and accepted a job from the UFC, as the Brazilian Ambassador. When the news was announced fighters came out...

Jun 12, 2015 10:46 am

Cain Camp Promising Brutal Beating Following Werdum Trash Talk

“The last guy who said things about Cain was Junior [dos Santos], he said he hits soft. And he got beat up twice. So I think Fabricio would have been better off keeping quiet.” “I’ve known Fabricio, I’ve known him for years. When I see him I go over and shake his hand. I hadn’t...

Jun 3, 2015 5:34 am

2015 IBJJF Full Result

Hey Jiu-Jitsu fans, did you miss the IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Championships this past weekend? Check out a list of the winners below! Adult Male Team – Worlds 2015 1 – Alliance – 121 2 – PSLPB Cicero Costha – 72 3 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 58 4 – Gracie Barra – 43 5 – GF...

May 18, 2015 7:23 pm

Stipe Miocic Is Ready For The Champ: ‘I Want A Shot At The Title’

  UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is ready to fight for the title after his impressive performance against Mark Hunt. Miocic beat Hunt up before stopping him in the fifth round and now believes he has done enough to get the next crack at the heavyweight crown. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will fight first and...

Dec 20, 2014 10:59 am

‘UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway’ Official Results

Tonight, from the Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil, ‘UFC Fight night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway’ takes center stage, as the last UFC fighting event of 2014. If you could not make tonight’s event, check out the results below. Results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Lyoto Machida def. C.B. Dollaway...

Dec 19, 2014 11:14 am

UFC Fight Night 58 Weigh-In Results

Today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts for tomorrow night official. If you missed BJPENN.COM’s Live broadcast of the event, here are the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) C.B. Dollaway (186) vs. Lyoto Machida (185) Renan Barao (136) vs. Mitch Gagnon (136)...

Dec 12, 2014 11:32 am

I MOVE THE NEEDLE

“I already knew. Come on. I’ll lose this fight and they’ll bring me back and put me on another main event, co-main event. And then they probably won’t because I just said that. But it don’t matter, you’re still going to sell the card with me or somebody who’s been around long enough, because everyone’s...

Sep 16, 2014 5:53 pm

Roy Nelson: ‘A Heavyweight GOAT Doesn’t Exist’

There is a large number of people in the mixed martial arts community who would answer “Fedor” if asked the question “who is the greatest MMA heavyweight of all time?”. Current UFC heavyweight contender Roy “Big Country” Nelson is not one of those people. The former TUF Season 10 winner recently explained to FOX Sports why he doesn’t believe a...

Sep 8, 2014 5:01 am

Cain Velasquez Puts Division On Notice, Says He’s Always Improving

Ahead of coaching TUF against Fabricio Werdum, UFC champion Cain Velasquez says that he’s excited to train for a new opponent, and that he’s always improving to avoid plateauing. He spoke with Bleacher Report: “It’s definitely nice to prepare for someone new, but that doesn’t matter to me. Whoever earns a shot, earns the shot...