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Jan 20, 2016 12:26 pm

PHOTOS | UFC 197 Press Conference staredowns

Earlier today in Las Vegas the UFC hosted the first UFC 197 press conference ahead of the highly anticipated March 5th event. On hand for the event was UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and Miesha Tate. Below are the staredown photos from the...

Jan 20, 2016 9:59 am

PHOTO | The return of Matt Mitrione’s eye

Matt Mitrione’s eye looks to be healing and looking much better than it did immediately after the fight with Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston on Sunday. Mitrione posted a photo update after the fight and another at the doctor getting his swollen eye drained. Mitrione found out through doctors that he...

Jan 20, 2016 8:44 am

PHOTO | EA Sports UFC 2 mystery character revealed

WOW! As if the hype surrounding EA Sports UFC 2 wasn’t enough before, now EA Sports has revealed that the mystery character in the game is none other than boxing legend ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson. EA Sports broke the news via Instagram, which immediately had fans going wild with excitement ahead of the March release date....

Jan 18, 2016 10:21 am

PHOTO | Matt Mitrione gives a photo update of his broken orbital

It was a tough night for Matt Mitrione and his eyes on Sunday night. After suffering accidental eye pokes from Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston, Mitrione suffered a broken orbital floor and injured shoulder at the hands of Browne after a third round TKO stoppage. Mitrione’s eye was in terrible condition...

Jan 16, 2016 2:11 pm

PHOTOS | ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ weigh-in staredowns

Earlier today the ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ weigh-ins went down ahead of the action inside the Octagon tomorrow night. As can be expected, there were some pretty heated staredowns during the weigh-in event, specifically the Cruz-Dillashaw staredown. Below are the staredown photos from all of the main card bouts.

Jan 15, 2016 12:30 pm

Members of JacksonWink MMA Academy have a warm welcome for BJ Penn

UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn has joined the JacksonWink MMA Academy for training with plans to return and fight in the Octagon. Fighters including Jon Jones, Holly Holm, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, and many more have welcomed “The Prodigy” to their gym. Check out some of the posts from members of the JacksonWink team...

Jan 14, 2016 12:02 pm

PHOTO | McGregor campaigning to get his face on 1€ coin

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has conquered all of his opponents inside the Octagon, however he now appears to be looking to set his sights on the legislature of Ireland, also known as Oireachtas. McGregor took to Twitter ahead of his UFC 197 bout against Rafael dos Anjos to petition his fans to vote YES to...

Jan 13, 2016 9:03 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones welcomes BJ Penn to Jackson-Winkeljohn

It was revealed on social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn would be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico alongside pound for pound king Jon Jones, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and numerous other elite level fighters. In the video above you can see Jon Jones welcoming BJ Penn to...

Jan 13, 2016 8:55 pm

Nik Lentz responds to BJ Penn’s callout

It was revealed via social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn will be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The move was in anticipation of a potential fight with fellow UFC featherweight Nik Lentz, however in an open letter to MMAFighting, Lentz has laid out his terms and conditions for a...

Jan 13, 2016 10:20 am

PHOTO | The first time Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones met

Back in 2013 Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on one of the greatest fights in UFC history at UFC 165 when the pair fought to a controversial decision that saw Jones retain the UFC light heavyweight championship. Prior to that however, the pair were featured as guests of honor at Legend Fight Show, where...

Jan 13, 2016 2:15 am

BJ Penn to train with JacksonWink Academy for return fight?

BJ “The Prodigy” Penn has recently said that he was looking to get back in fighting shape and see how he feels in training, and possibly get another fight in the Octagon. Penn spoke with fellow UFC Hall of Fame legend Frank Trigg and mentioned that he would like to take every advantage from all...

Jan 11, 2016 9:20 am

PHOTO | Suspicious-looking Sage Northcutt getting testing by USADA

If there is any reason why rising UFC lightweight star Sage Northcutt has been getting randomly drug tested by USADA in a high frequency, it could be that he simply looks like he is could be on performance enhancing drugs. Just look at him in this photo he posted to his Instagram account that he...

Jan 8, 2016 6:49 am

GARDAI reportedly investigating photo of McGregor allegedly wielding firearm

Since Christmas, UFC champion Conor McGregor has been enjoying the spoils of his success. The champ has posted numerous photos to social media accounts showing himself with various luxury cars, as well as several replica firearms which he can be seen playing with in his house. One photo caught the attention of Ireland’s GARDAI however,...

Jan 7, 2016 8:21 pm

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier receives adorable fan mail from 11 year old fan

Here’s your feel good story of the day! While for the most part the days of sending letters in the mail are long gone, one very young fan sent UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier a handwritten letter in the mail asking him DC to sign his trading card. Included with the letter was a...

Jan 7, 2016 9:31 am

PHOTO | Wanderlei Silva shares rare Chute Boxe Academy photo

The Chute Boxe Academy days are long gone, but that doesn’t mean the memories are! In this throwback photo from Wanderlei Silva for Throwback Thursday, you can see MMA legends Lyoto Machida, Shogun Rua, one of the Nogueira brothers, Anderson Silva, and Wanderlei Silva all gathered in a photo that is filled with nostalgia. Check...

Jan 6, 2016 10:36 am

PHOTO | Dustin Poirier undergoes successful surgery following UFC 195

Dustin Poirier may have picked up a decision win over Joe Duffy on the preliminary card of UFC 195, but the win didn’t come without an injury. Poirier suffered a broken nose in the fight, which needed corrective surgery. Fortunately for Poirier, the surgery went well and he will be back training within 6 weeks....

Jan 5, 2016 11:45 am

PHOTO | Ronda Rousey “I was adored once”

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has mostly stayed out of the public eye since her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm at the end of 2015. While Rousey still attended the Marine Corps ball, the premiere of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ and has even been booked to host Saturday Night Live,...