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Oct 27, 2015 7:44 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ medical suspensions

This past Saturday the UFC headed to Dublin for an action-packed night of fights that ended with beer being thrown at Louis Smolka for defeating Ireland’s hometown-hero Paddy Holohan. We now have the medical suspensions from the event, courtesy of MixedMartialArts.com. Garreth McLellan: 7 days mandatory rest Bubba Bush: 45 days no fight, 30 days...

Oct 27, 2015 7:16 am

Rousey lands Ring Magazine Cover: ‘She’s conquered MMA, is boxing next?’

Recently, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey landed a spot on the cover of ‘Ring’ magazine, which is a boxing magazine. While UFC fans were impressed by Rousey gracing the cover of the famed boxing magazine, boxing fans were split down the middle. Some said that it was wrong of the magazine to feature a...

Oct 27, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Vitor Belfort releases new training footage ahead of UFC Fight Night 77

A third bout between legendary fighters Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson is set for UFC Fight Night 77 at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Nov. 7. Belfort released more training footage leading up to their fight and his camp looks to be in good form. Will “The Phenom” have the edge mentally...

Oct 26, 2015 2:56 pm

‘I’ve Never Seen Jon Jones This Focused…’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones made headlines last Friday, when UFC officials announced that “Bones” had been formally reinstated by the organization. Shortly after the news broke, Jones took to his personal Facebook page to address his fans with the following message: “I am grateful for the opportunity to resume my career and...


Oct 26, 2015 1:56 pm

Manager: Jon Jones is aiming for April return to UFC

Jon “Bones” Jones has officially been reinstated by the Ultimate Fighting Championship now that his personal business is settled and fans of the sport could not be more happy. “Bones” himself shared how excited he was to make his return to the octagon in a video, and UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier was quick...

Oct 26, 2015 12:53 pm

Dana White: Partnership has been a ‘home run for Reebok’

The Reebok and UFC deal has been a good and a bad thing depending on who you ask. UFC President Dana White clamors that the deal struck between the two mega brands has been a “home run.” “The backlash to Reebok was ridiculous but everybody thinks they know all about this sh*t and they have...

Oct 26, 2015 11:46 am

Chris Weidman responds to Luke Rockhold’s “slow” comments

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman faces contender Luke Rockhold at UFC 194 on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rockhold recently expressed in an interview that he was very confident in his match versus the champion, who he feels is “slow, slow, slow.” Weidman sent out a tweet with MMA Fighting’s link talking about Rockhold’s...

Oct 26, 2015 11:36 am

Rockhold vows to finish “slow, slow, slow” UFC Champ Weidman

UFC Middleweight Championship contender Luke Rockhold is extremely confident in his upcoming fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 194., and he has every right to be. He is coming off a dominant victory over former champion Lyoto Machida and is currently riding a four fight win streak. That’s not to say Weidman shouldn’t be confident...

Oct 26, 2015 9:54 am

UFC fighter challenges Sage Northcutt to breakdance competition

A video posted by ufc (@ufc) on Oct 24, 2015 at 12:16pm PDT The bloody fight, which streamed on UFC Fight Pass was a tough battle between the two competitors, but the post-fight celebration is what a lot of fans remembered. UFC middleweight Krzysztof Jotko celebrated his split-decision win over Scott Askham with some B...

Oct 26, 2015 8:40 am

Reebok executive responds to Brendan Schaub’s criticisms

Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub has made his opinion known on the Reebok deal that was struck with the UFC, ultimately retiring from the sport of mixed martial arts with the Reebok sponsorship playing a big part in his decision. Reebok senior director of combat training Michael Lunardelli spoke with the MMA Hour last week...

Oct 26, 2015 6:01 am

WATCH! UFC unveils new “Conor McGregor On The Brink” video part 2

On Sunday, UFC on Fox unveiled a two part series highlighting Conor McGregor’s path to fighting at UFC 189. UFC on Fox describes the video saying, “Irish superstar Conor McGregor’s personal account of his mission to seize the interim featherweight belt, including never before seen sights and sounds from his UFC 189 championship blockbuster versus Chad Mendes.” Click...

Oct 26, 2015 6:00 am

WATCH! UFC unveils new “Conor McGregor On The Brink” video part 1

On Sunday, UFC on Fox unveiled a two part series highlighting Conor McGregor’s path to fighting at UFC 189. UFC on Fox describes the video saying, “Irish superstar Conor McGregor’s personal account of his mission to seize the interim featherweight belt, including never before seen sights and sounds from his UFC 189 championship blockbuster versus Chad...

Oct 26, 2015 1:24 am

WATCH! Irish fans throw beer at fighter after “UFC Fight Night 76” upset

UFC flyweight prospect Louis Smolka needed to use some defense after his fight was over on Saturday. “Da last samurai” played spoiler in the main event of UFC Fight Night 76 by submitting Irish local Paddy Holohan in Dublin. The crowd in Dublin, which UFC President Dana White claimed “the best fight town on the planet,”...

Oct 25, 2015 3:00 pm

“WWE Hell in a Cell: Lesnar vs. Undertaker” Live Results

World Wrestling Entertainment returns to Staples Center in California, bringing the Hell in a Cell structure with them for the very first time! Brock Lesnar and The Undertaker are set to clash in the cage in what is being hyped as the duo’s last meeting. This will be Lesnar’s and Undertaker’s third meeting in the...

Oct 24, 2015 8:06 am

Cyborg discusses drop to 140 pounds, fight with Rousey

Cris Cyborg is currently in the process of cutting down to 140 pounds for a catchweight fight under the Invicta FC banner in hopes of getting an eventual fight with Ronda Rousey at 135 pounds in the UFC. Cyborg posted a photo to her Instagram recently showing off her progress on her way down to...

Oct 24, 2015 7:55 am

Holloway wants McGregor rematch at “that little soccer field”

Since dropping a unanimous decision to Conor McGregor back in 2013 Max Holloway has gone on a 7-fight win streak that includes 6 finishes, one of which came against Cub Swanson. Since McGregor won the bout, he has picked up another 4 wins and claimed the UFC interim featherweight championship. Yesterday, at the ‘UFC Fight...

Oct 24, 2015 7:46 am

Erick Silva lands brutal back kick to body in sparring, drops partner

UFC welterweight Erick Silva can be seen in this clip from several months ago landing an absolutely brutal back kick to the body of his opponent, who quickly drops to the mat. This kick will definitely make you cringe. Was it fair game, or should Silva had taken it easier on his sparring partner? In...

Oct 24, 2015 7:34 am

Jon Jones celebrates being reinstated by the UFC

Yesterday morning it was announced that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been formally reinstated by the UFC. Jones issued a statement on Facebook about being reinstated, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. Following that, current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier took to Facebook to give his thoughts...

Oct 23, 2015 9:58 pm

Ben Saunders vs. Patrick Cote booked for UFC FN 81

Earlier this week it appeared as if Patrick Cote was going to fight Jake Ellenberger after the pair started a back-and-forth Twitter feud. Then it seemed as if Cote would be facing Neil Magny after Magny jumped to Ellenberger’s defense on Twitter. Now, the UFC has announced that Cote will fight Ben Saunders at ‘UFC...

Oct 23, 2015 4:11 pm

Bellator 144 results: Sam Watford wins pro debut via unanimous decision

Bellator 144 is currently underway! To kick the night off Sam Watford made his professional debut, where he showcased his dominance en route to a unanimous decision win over TJ Hepburn. #Bellator144 Prelims: Sam Watford takes the unanimous decision Over @TcarnivoreHEP. pic.twitter.com/Tix6wmfeZp — Bellator MMA (@BellatorMMA) October 23, 2015 Stay tuned to BJPENN.com for all...

Oct 23, 2015 12:13 pm

Bellator 144: Halsey vs. Carvalho live results thread

Unable to catch the Bellator 144 action live on Spike TV tonight? BJPenn.com has you covered! Check back to this article throughout the night for live updates! MAIN CARD (Spike, 9 p.m. ET) Brandon Halsey vs. Rafael Carvalho – Rafael Carvalho wins via TKO (Body kick) Dennis Olson vs. Brennan Ward – Brennan Ward wins...

Oct 23, 2015 11:54 am

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones being reinstated by the UFC

Early Friday morning news broke that former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had been reinstated by the UFC and is eligible to fight immediately. Jones released a statement via Facebook, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. This prompted UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier to post a statement regarding Jones’...

Oct 23, 2015 11:27 am

Jon Jones releases statement after being reinstated by UFC

Earlier today it was announced that the UFC had reinstated former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones. Shortly after that, ‘Bones’ took to Facebook to post a statement in regards to his return to the UFC, promising his fans that the best is yet to come. “I am grateful for the opportunity to resume my...

Oct 23, 2015 10:15 am

Demetrious Johnson kicks ‘punching machine’ – while wearing jeans!

A video posted by Demetrious Johnson (@mightymouse125) on Oct 3, 2015 at 12:07pm PDT Recently we have seen a slew of fighters competing in the ‘punching machine’ game. Conor McGregor, Jon Jones, Paige VanZant, UFC President Dana White, and many others have taken the ‘punching machine’ challenge. Now, UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson decided to...

Oct 23, 2015 9:39 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk shows off impressive striking on heavy-bag

A video posted by Joanna (@joannajedrzejczyk) on Oct 23, 2015 at 4:25am PDT UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has quickly become one of the most feared strikers on the UFC roster. After winning the UFC strawweight championship from Carla Esparza, Jedrzejczyk put on a striking clinic against Jessica Penne to earn another TKO win...

Oct 23, 2015 7:27 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ weigh-ins

Ahead of tomorrow’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ catch the weigh-ins LIVE on BJPenn.com at 8a.m. PT. The fight card for tomorrow is as follows: MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 4 p.m. ET) Paddy Holohan vs. Louis Smolka Reza Madadi vs. Norman Parke Nicolas Dalby vs. Darren Till Jon Delos Reyes vs. Neil Seery PRELIMINARY CARD...

Oct 22, 2015 9:03 pm

Rothwell believes it will take divine intervention to get top ranked HW fight

‘Big’ Ben Rothwell has had quite a bit of bad luck when it comes to getting a fight booked inside the Octagon. After his opponent for this Saturday’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin,’ Stipe Miocic, withdrew from the bout Rothwell attempted to get Andrei Arlovski to fill in on short notice. Arlovski was willing to fill...