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Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 15, 2015 2:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Velasquez Falls Far in P4P, Alvarez Makes Big Jump

“UFC 188” caused the biggest shakeups in the official UFC rankings in recent memory. Cain Velasquez stepped into the octagon with his UFC Heavyweight Championship on Saturday night, but walked out with empty hands and a bloody nose as Fabricio Werdum submitted him in the third round. As a result of this, Velasquez dropped six...

Jun 8, 2015 4:16 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Hendo Back in the Mix, Rothwell Makes Moves

Another UFC event has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated accordingly. There are some odd changes this week, but everything seems to be in order for the stars of Fight Night 68. Dan Henderson made his way into the middleweight rankings. Previously unranked, Hendo took the thirteenth spot above Robert...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

May 28, 2015 11:26 am

UFC’s Aljamain Sterling Out For 4-6 Weeks

Aljamain Sterling is on a roll in the UFC, but will have to take a break from action due to injury. One of the UFC’s top up-and-comers, Sterling is currently 3-0 in the UFC with his most recent win coming over Takeya Mizugaki. On UFC Tonight on Wednesday, the news came out that Sterling will...

May 19, 2015 10:38 am

UFC’s Aljamain Sterling Sounds Off on UFC/Reebok Deal — ‘It’s A Freaking Joke’

Aljamain Sterling is one of UFC’s bright young prospects in the bantamweight division. Despite having an impressive undefeated record with wins over the likes of Takeya Mizugaki and Hugo Viana, the “Funk Master” will still only be earning $2,500 through the Reebok deal the next time he fights. While some fighters seem to love the...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

Apr 29, 2015 9:04 am

New P4P King with “Bones” Out of UFC’s Official Rankings

It’s been a big couple of days in the world of mixed martial arts. Now that it is official Jon Jones is not only pulled from UFC 187 but also suspended and stripped of the title, UFC officials have released the newest rankings. The biggest change, of course, is the removal of Jon Jones from...

Apr 21, 2015 4:43 pm

VanZant, Rockhold and Holloway Make Big Jumps in New UFC Rankings

The Official UFC Fighter Rankings have been released and there were some BIG changes after ‘UFC on FOX 15’. Paige VanZant, Max Holloway and Luke Rockhold all made jumps. Flyweight: Jussier Formica jumps up a spot to #4, now tied with John Moraga. Previously ranked 8th, Kyoji Horiguchi jumps above Zach Makovsky this week. Now...

Apr 19, 2015 1:58 pm

UFC ON FOX 15 Medical Suspensions! Nine Fighters Suspended Indefinitely

  The New Jersey State Athletic control Board have released their medical suspensions for UFC on FOX 15, which took place Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey. Below you will find the complete list of medical suspensions. Several fighters were handed down indefinite suspensions, pending clearance from a doctor. Those are usually just precautions for...

Apr 18, 2015 11:54 am

UFC ON FOX 15: Machida vs. Rockhold Live Results Thread

‘UFC on FOX 15’ is set to take place in Newark, New Jersey at the Prudential Center! The main-event is official as both Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida made weight yesterday. Also featured on the main card is #1 Middleweight Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza! The ladies are set to duke it out in the opening main...

Apr 18, 2015 11:49 am

ODDS! Rockhold Betting Favorite On Fight Day — UFC on FOX 15

‘UFC on FOX 15’ kicks off in just a couple hours and that’s JUST enough time to make some last minute bets! Whether you want to bet the underdog or favorite, there doesn’t seem to be a ‘lock’ on this card other than Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza. Camozzi has the skill set to get the job...

Apr 17, 2015 1:30 pm

UFC ON FOX 15: ‘Machida vs. Rockhold’ Weigh-In Results

Earlier today, from The Prudential Center in New Jersey the ‘UFC on FOX 15’ fighters hit the scales to make their bouts official! ‘UFC on FOX 15’ goes down tomorrow night on big FOX! MAIN CARD: (FOX, 8 p.m. ET) Lyoto Machida (185) vs. Luke Rockhold (185) Chris Camozzi (185) vs. Ronaldo Souza (186) Max...

Apr 14, 2015 9:41 am

Dominick Cruz on the Path to Recovery

Dominick Cruz came back to the octagon in September and knocked out Takeya Mizugaki in devestating fashion on Fox Sports 1. After trying to lobby for a title shot, the former champion suffered another ACL tear. Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz is slowly recovering from his torn ACL injury. Check him out rehabilitating his...

Mar 22, 2015 1:22 pm

Dominick Cruz Wants To Show Dillashaw That ‘He Was Never The Best’

Dominick Cruz wants his belt back in a bad way. The former UFC bantamweight champion, who never actually lost his belt, has been sidelined for much of the past several years with multiple injuries. Cruz suffered his latest injury in December after coming back from three years off to knock-out top ranked fighter Takeya Mizugaki...

Feb 8, 2015 9:01 am

Booking Roundup – UFC Books Several High Profile Bouts For Upcoming Events

As always, the UFC has been incredibly busy booking matches for upcoming events. Catch up with all of the latest happenings in the matchmaking world with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup! First up we have Demian Maia vs. Ryan LaFlare, which will headline “UFC Fight Night 62” in Brazil on March 21st. Maia is coming off a...

Jan 26, 2015 7:46 pm

Dominick Cruz Undergoes Successful ACL Surgery, Out At Least 9 Months

At the end of last year Dominick Cruz made a successful return to the UFC after being sidelined for nearly 3 years with 2 torn ACL’s and a torn groin muscle. Cruz fought Takeya Mizugaki, and dismantled him in just 61 seconds, earning himself a shot at TJ Dillashaw’s bantamweight title. Plans for the bout...

Dec 24, 2014 5:10 am

Dominick Cruz confident in 2015 return

Earlier this week, former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz took to his Facebook fan page to reveal the tragic news that he had suffered yet another knee injury which will require surgery. While obviously disappointed by the injury, “The Dominator” is still confident that he can recover from this his third ACL surgery and return...

Dec 11, 2014 1:12 pm

Dillashaw: ‘I know the weaknesses in Dominick Cruz’s game’

“Of course that I absorbed a little of what he does and transformed this in my own way of doing. You can’t copy exactly what he does, you have to develop your own style. But, yes, I studied him a lot and I needed to be him while training with Urijah. I also know the...