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Jul 15, 2015 3:08 am

BEEF! Weidman Vs. Rockhold/Cormier

Two UFC champions and an upcoming title challenger went to war on social media yesterday. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently did an interview saying he wanted to go up to 205 and that light-heavyweight champion Daniel Comier was afraid of him. Cormier responded by posting a tweet, then things took off from there. Check out...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

Frank Mir: ‘The UFC Told Me Lesnar Was Coming Back’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has been busy preparing for his UFC Fight Night 71 main-event bout with Todd Duffee. Mir, who is coming off a knockout win over “Bigfoot” Silva, recently revealed an interesting story to MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani while in attendance at Sunday’s TUF 21 Finale event. According to the heavyweight submission...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

Faber Admits McGregor Altercation ‘Looked Rigged’

If you thought the ‘altercation’ between Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor looked fake, well, Faber’s right there with you. ‘The California Kid’ talked on The MMA Hour and said he thought it looked a little weird when he watched it too, but it is what it is. “It does look like it was rigged. I...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. # 76

Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a biweekly MMA podcast that airs Tuesday and Thursday right here on BJPENN.COM. The show features hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy talking to callers and guests about all the latest stories in MMA and beyond.  Guests from Team Alpha Male appear on...


Jul 14, 2015 3:33 pm

Coach: Conor Didn’t Train Any Wrestling Ahead Of UFC 189

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor battled through takedowns and some brutal elbows to eventually catch Chad Mendes in the second round of their fight at UFC 189, and win by TKO. So, about that wrestling. McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh, told The MMA Hour that ahead of the fight McGregor actually did zero live wrestling during...

Jul 14, 2015 2:09 pm

He’s Back! Fedor Emelianenko’s Coming Out Of Retirement

MMA fans, take a deep breath and try to compose yourselves because Fedor Emelianenko has announced that he is coming out of retirement to fight again. According to the Russian MMA media outlet Union MMA, who reported it first, the MMA legend will began training again and plans on stepping back into the cage. Here’s...

Jul 14, 2015 9:12 am

All ‘UFN: San Diego’ Fighters Pass Out-Of-Competition Testing

The California State Athletic Commission tested 16 fighters on the ‘UFC Fight Night: San Diego’ card out-of-competition and it turns out that they all passed. That was the most fighters from one card ever tested out-of-competion in the states history. CSAC’s Andy Foster reveled that all tests came back clean, including Gilbert Melendez. Melendez was...

Jul 14, 2015 8:58 am

REPORT! Joseph Benavidez Vs. Henry Cejudo Planned For UFC 191

  Looks like UFC flyweight title challenger Joseph Benavidez will be taking on Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo in September at UFC 191. According to MMASucka, the fight has been booked, although no one from the UFC or the fighters themselves have confirmed the news. Benavidez is riding a three fight win streak and Cejudo...

Jul 14, 2015 7:47 am

Chad Mendes Suffered Injury Early In McGregor Fight

It looks like UFC featherweight Chad Mendes suffered a broke bone early in round one of his fight with Conor McGregor at Saturday’s UFC 189. According to Mednes’ manager, Mike Roberts, the Team Alpha Male fighter sustained a broken thumb early in the first round. Mendes was notified of the injury on Monday. It is...

Jul 14, 2015 3:10 am

Paul Daley: ‘Mr. Crotch-Check Has Serious Issues’

The war of the words continue between Bellator MMA fighters Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley. While talking to The Three Amigos Podcast, Daley had plenty to say about Koscheck: “I think Mr Crotch-check has some serious issues. I think he has some delayed development of the brain. He’s just a very weird guy. I commend...

Jul 14, 2015 2:24 am

UFC Returns To Brazil In November

The UFC will return to Brazil in November and will hold a card in Sao Paulo. This is according to MMAFighting, who says the UFC is planning to put on a Fight Night event on Nov. 7. The UFC moved Fight Night 70 from Brazil to Hollywood, FL, so naturally they are looking to fill...

Jul 13, 2015 5:05 pm

Ronda Rousey Dominates and Submits Guy in Sparring Session — WATCH!

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has dominated any and all competition that Joe Silva and Dana White have put in front of her. Now, she’s preparing for her biggest challenge yet: The Undefeated Bethe Correia. In preparation of her next title defense, Rousey has been participating in light sparring sessions and she is whoopin’...

Jul 13, 2015 3:05 pm

Robbie Lawler’s Boxing Coach Resigns after UFC 189 Win

Days after Robbie Lawler’s first defense of the UFC Welterweight Championship, boxing coach Matt Pena has decided to resign from the champion’s team. Pena will continue to coach boxers, but will be taking some time from coaching MMA fighters for the time being. “It is with deep regret that I’m resigning as boxing coach for...

Jul 13, 2015 1:34 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Payout Report: Masvidal Earns Six Figures with KO Win

“The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” finale is in the books and the payout report has been released! Jorge Masvidal picked up a big knockout victory over Cezar Ferreira on Sunday night and will be taking home $102,000! Jake Ellenberger is the second biggest earner on the card, but keep in mind that Thompson will...

Jul 13, 2015 11:33 am

Invicta FC 13 Payout Report: ‘Cyborg’ Earns More than Half of Total Payroll

Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos not only dominated Faith Van Duin in the main event of “Invicta FC 13”, but she also dominated the payroll as well! “Cyborg” took home $100,000 of the $162,000 reported payouts from Friday’s event. MMA Junkie obtained the payouts on Monday afternoon. Check out the report below! The disclosed purses reported by certain...

Jul 13, 2015 9:12 am

UFC 189 Payout Report: McGregor and Mendes Earn Big

Chad Mendes stepped in on short notice to save the main-event of “UFC 189” and was rewarded handsomely for doing so. Conor McGregor was able to put away Mendes in less than ten minutes, but it wasn’t with ease. McGregor was cut open and was taken down several times before finishing Mendes with strikes in...

Jul 13, 2015 7:56 am

UFC Fighters React to Thompson’s Spinning Heel Kick KO of Ellenberger

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson has been training with some of the best fighters in the world and it looks like it’s finally starting to pay off. Thompson has always had the skill to be a main event fighter, but the right opportunity never popped up. With all eyes on him, he showcased his skills and proved...

Jul 13, 2015 2:16 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva Throws First Pitch at LA Dodgers Game

Anderson “The Spider” Silva was once one of the most dangerous men to step foot in the octagon, and likely still is. If only that talent translated into pitching. To be fair, the distance between the pitcher’s mound and home plate is a LOT longer than it looks on television: 60 feet and 6 inches!...

Jul 12, 2015 9:39 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Bonus Report: Four Fighters Take Home Extra $50,000

“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 21 Finale is in the books and we have the bonus report! Four fighters took home an extra $50,000— check out who won big! Performance of the Night: Jorge Masvidal Masvidal’s recent trip into welterweight was a smashing success as he ended Cezar Ferreira’s night early with a brutal knockout. Ferreira...

Jul 12, 2015 2:00 pm

Conor McGregor Fans Take Over MGM Grand with Irish Chants — Unbelievable!

Conor McGregor defeated Chad Mendes in the main-event of Saturday’s “UFC 189” and will be bringing his title back to Ireland! It was no surprise to see the Irish come and support McGregor in his fight for the championship and they celebrated their heroes win in style. Check out the crazy video below! Just a...

Jul 12, 2015 2:00 pm

“The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians Finale” Results

It has been a busy weekend in the world of UFC! Less than twenty-four hours removed from the biggest event of the year, the stars of “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilains” will be settling the score in tonight’s finale. Hayder Hassan and Kamaru Usman are set to duke it out in the finals of...

Jul 12, 2015 1:29 pm

Chad Mendes: ‘I Took a Risk and It Cost Me the Fight’

The dust from “UFC 189” is still settling and it’s going to take a while for the MMA world to calm down. The event was one of the best in the history of the sport and was capped off with a fairy tale ending for Conor McGregor. Chad Mendes almost spoiled McGregor’s story, though… almost....

Jul 12, 2015 11:04 am

UFC Fighters React to McGregor’s TKO Win over Mendes

Conor McGregor walked into a blood-stained octagon last night at “UFC 189” and put on one of the most impressive performances of his career. While it wasn’t as dominant as his past wins, McGregor proved that he is championship material and can hang with the wrestlers in the featherweight division. Mendes proved to be no...

Jul 12, 2015 8:00 am

“Karate Hottie” Responds to Jessica Penne’s Challenge

‘The Karate Hottie’ Michelle Waterson will finally have her opportunity to prove her mettle in the octagon tonight when she faces Angela Magana on the main card of “The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians Finale”. Waterson isn’t even one fight into her UFC run and she is already getting called out by fellow UFC strawwerights....

Jul 12, 2015 6:20 am

Cerrone Puts Dos Anjos on the Hot Seat, Questions Him About Title Fight

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone may be one of the craziest fighters in mixed martial arts today. The lightweight standout has a championship bout waiting for him when Rafael dos Anjos makes his return, but he wants to take another fight beforehand! Cerrone tracked down the UFC Lightweight Champion during international fight week and questioned him about...

Jul 12, 2015 6:15 am

UFC Fighters React to Lawler’s Bloody Win Over MacDonald

Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald left it all in the octagon and stole the show with their fight of the year candidate on Saturday night at “UFC 189”. Lawler left the octagon with the gold, but MacDonald’s stock only went up last night after he showed how much heart and determination he had. UFC fighters...

Jul 12, 2015 6:00 am

MacDonald Was Up 3-1 On Scorecards Before Lawler’s Finish

Rory MacDonald proved to be championship material when he stepped into the octagon with Robbie Lawler at “UFC 189”. He may have succumbed to strikes in the fifth and final round, but if he could weather four more minutes of punishment he would have been on his way to a unanimous decision victory. While both...

Jul 12, 2015 5:07 am

‘MacDonald Didn’t Know What Year It Was After UFC 189 Loss to Lawler’

UFC 189’s co-headliner saw a war take place when Robbie Lawler successfully defended his UFC Welterweight Championship against Rory MacDonald. By the time the bout had concluded, both Lawler and MacDonald were cut open and their blood told a violent story when it was painted on the octagon canvas. It seems that MacDonald got the...