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Sep 18, 2015 11:45 am

Thomson On Bellator’s Future –– ‘Rome Wasn’t Built In One Day’

American Kickboxing Academy’s Josh ‘The Punk’ Thomson is all set to make his Bellator MMA debut in San Jose, CA, at the historic ‘Dynamite’ event, which will feature both MMA fights and GLORY kickboxing in one venue, with the cage and ring right next to each other. Thomson will be fighting in front of a...

Sep 18, 2015 10:57 am

“Semtex”: ‘I’ll always have love for fighters like Ronda Rousey’

Bellator MMA’s Paul Daley is preparing for his fight on Saturday night, at the gigantic ‘Dynamite’ event going down in San Jose, CA. Daley will be competing in a kickboxing match, against Fernando Gonzalez, inside the GLORY ring. Ahead of the scrap, ‘Samtex’ spoke with BJPENN.COM.’s Layzie The Savage about some of the hottest topics...

Sep 18, 2015 10:23 am

UFC’s Leslie Smith Now Refuses To Fight In Nevada

Leslie Smith (7-6-1 MMA) is the latest UFC fighter to refuse to fight in Nevada following the NSAC’s five-year suspension of Nick Diaz. The women’s bantamweight competitor took to her Sqor account to announce her decision: “I am making a statement and will stand with my fellow fighters Nick Diaz, and Henry Cejudo and refuse...

Sep 18, 2015 9:08 am

BEEF! Matt Mitrione And Matt Hughes Go At It On Twitter Over Diaz Suspension

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione didn’t really like what UFC Hall of Famer and former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes had to say about Nick Diaz’s recent controversial five year suspension. Hughes, the Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations for the UFC, put out a tweet saying that he felt the five years was...


Sep 18, 2015 9:07 am

Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley: ‘UFC’s IV Ban Not Safe For Fighters’ — WATCH NOW!

Bellator welterweight Paul Daley will compete at this Saturday’s ‘Dynamite’ event, but it won’t be in an MMA fight. ‘Samtex’ will take on Fernando Gonzalez in a kickboxing match, which is possible due to the unique setup of the historic event. ‘Dynamite’ will hold both MMA and kickboxing bouts throughout the night, with a cage...

Sep 18, 2015 8:28 am

WATCH! Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Media Day Staredowns

This Saturday, in San Jose, CA, Bellator will put on a show unlike anything we’ve seen before. At Bellator ‘Dynamite’ we’ll see both a cage and a kickboxing ring next to each other in the same venue. We’ll have GLORY kickboxing matches and Bellator MMA fights going on all night long, leading up to a...

Sep 18, 2015 5:59 am

Getting Your Forum Fix –– You’re Welcome!

It’s time for your daily fix of some of the gems floating around out there in the crowded world of MMA forums. Don’t have time, don’t have the energy or patience? No worries, we’re going to work to find the best of the best everyday and organize them in one go to spot. We’ve put...

Sep 18, 2015 5:07 am

WATCH! Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Open Media Workouts Highlights

Before Saturday’s massive Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event, the fighters stepped on the mat and got in some last minute workouts in front of the media. ‘Dynamite’ will feature both MMA fights, in the Bellator cage, and GLORY kickboxing matches, which will take place in the ring. Both of which are located on the same floor, next...

Sep 18, 2015 4:46 am

REPLAY! WSOF 23 Weigh-ins (Full Replay)

World Series of Fighting will bring us another night of what should be exciting fights this Friday night. WSOF 23 goes down in Phoenix, Arizona and will air on NBCSN. The main card will feature not one, but two titles on the line. In the co-main event we’ll get to see who walks away with...

Sep 18, 2015 3:41 am

Joey Beltran: “I’m Not Fighting My Buddy Halsey For Chump Change!”

Mixed Martial Arts veteran Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) made his middleweight debut at April’s Bellator 136 event, where he scored a unanimous decision victory over Brian Rogers. “The Mexicutioner” is set to return to action later this month when he battles Kendall Grove in the co-main event of Bellator 143. With a win over Grove...

Sep 18, 2015 12:01 am

Want Some Used Gear From UFC Strawweight Bec Rawlings? –– Here’s Your Chance!

UFC strawweight ‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings is giving you the chance to own some of the gear from her Invicta FC days. Maybe it was washed, maybe it wasn’t, that’s a part of the thrill. The fighter took to Twitter to announce the auction, which is taking place on her Facebook apparently. She’s selling a piece...

Sep 17, 2015 7:40 pm

Infamous Manager Mike Kogan “Shocked” Over Diaz Fiasco

Everyone has an opinion on UFC fighter Nick Diaz’s controversial five year suspension, handed down by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The support for Diaz has been impressive to say the least. Just about every fighter has come out and shown that they think it’s ridiculous that he was given such a harsh punishment. Even...

Sep 17, 2015 5:47 pm

Getting Your Forum Fix –– You’re Welcome!

For the hardcore MMA fans out there, forums are a part of life. They keep you up to date on certain things, they provide you with some entertainment and overall are just fun to surf through. However, these days MMA forums are so vast and large sometimes it gets difficult to really hone in on...

Sep 17, 2015 3:18 pm

Behind-The-Scenes Look At Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Setup

Bellator’s history making ‘Dynamite’ event is just around the corner and will go down this Saturday night on Spike TV. A lot of people have been wondering exactly what it’s going to look like having a Bellator cage and a GLORY kickboxing ring on the same floor in the same venue. That question has now...

Sep 17, 2015 1:23 pm

Paige VanZant Lands A New UFC Contract And A New Opponent

According to UFC strawweight and Team Alpha Male fighter Paige VanZant, she just locked down a brand new UFC contract and got her next fight finalized. ’12 Gauge’ took to Twitter to announce the news, sharing a picture of herself with UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta. VanZant is a fast rising star and fan favorite who...

Sep 17, 2015 10:15 am

WATCH! Josh Thomson Ready To Perform In Front Of Hometown Crowd

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion and UFC fighter Josh Thomson will get to make his Bellator MMA debut in front of his home crowd, in San Jose, CA. He’ll be fighting Mike Bronzoulis at this Saturday’s historic Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event. It will be the first of its kind, featuring both a cage for MMA fights and...

Sep 17, 2015 5:46 am

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Tournament Fighters Pass Out-Of-Competition Drug Tests

Good news, all the fighters in this Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ tournament have passed their out-of-competition drug tests. The news comes from California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) executive officer Andy Foster. The tournament will include Phil Davis, King Mo Lawal, Emanuel Newton and Linton Vassell. The winner of the tournament will be crowned tournament champ and...

Sep 17, 2015 5:05 am

King Mo: ‘MMA’s Entertainment, Not A Sport’

This topic seems to be up for debate. There are fighters and fans who call MMA a sport and believe that it is so. Then there are those who disagree with that terminology and say MMA is entertainment, not a sport. Bellator’s ‘King Mo’ Lawal sides with the latter. He recently spoke with MMAFighting and...

Sep 17, 2015 12:04 am

WATCH! McGregor And Faber Go Back And Forth With Each Other –– AGAIN!

We got another episode of the new season of The Ultimate Fighter on Wednesday night and that means we got to listen to more hilarious back and forth from coaches Conor McGregor and Uriah Faber. One of the funniest parts took place between the coaches while they stood next to each other in the hall...

Sep 16, 2015 2:20 pm

After Cruz, Dillashaw Wants Super Fight With ‘Mighty Mouse’

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw is set to face off with former champ Dominick Cruz in January, a highly anticipated fight that’s been a longtime in the making. There’s plenty of story with this fight, especially with Cruz’s rivalry with Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber, Dillashaw’s teammate. Plus all the talk about Dillashaw having a...

Sep 16, 2015 1:46 pm

UPDATE: White House Petition For Diaz Gets Over 25.5K Signatures In Two Days

On Tuesday wrote a story about a White House petition started for Nick Diaz, stating that his five years suspension needs to be overturned. At the time of writing that it had over 7K signatures. Now, on Wednesday, the petition has over 25.5K signatures. The petition has been shared by plenty of media outlets and...

Sep 16, 2015 9:39 am

Joe Warren On Diaz: ‘You break a law, you’ve got to deal with it’

The MMA world is still a buzz regarding Nick Diaz’s five year suspension and $165,000 fine, handed down by the Nevada State Athletic commission on Monday following his hearing for failing a UFC 183 drug test, which came back positive for marijuana. Although, his legal team argued that there were major inconsistencies with the three...

Sep 13, 2015 7:53 am

UFC Fighters react to Mayweather’s decision win over Berto

Floyd Mayweather’s style of fighting is far from popular, to say the least. Fans from around the world watched on as “Money” secured the last decision win of his career on Saturday night when he decimated Andre Berto in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mayweather’s fight style may be ideal for him, but fans who were itching...

Sep 12, 2015 2:48 pm

OUCH! Invicta FC Fighter Is Unrecognizable With Massive Hematoma

This brings back memories of that giant hematoma that Mark Hominick suffered during his title fight with Jose Aldo. Tonight at Invicta FC 14, in the very first fight of the night, Rachel Wiley made her pro debut and left with something she’ll probably never forget. In round one her opponent, Felicia Spencer, put the...

Sep 11, 2015 12:07 am

WATCH! The Elusive Anderson Silva

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is currently serving the rest of his suspension, stemming from his failed drug tests back at UFC 183, when he fought Nick Diaz. He’ll be out a little while longer and it looks like he might be getting a little antsy, or crazy. Silva is a very eccentric guy...

Sep 8, 2015 12:48 am

WATCH! Carlos Condit Was In Awe Of ‘Lawler vs. MacDonald’

  UFC welterweight and upcoming title challenger Carlos Condit is preparing to take on the champ, Robbie Lawler, at UFC 195 on Jan. 2. Condit is coming off a crazy win over Thiago Alves, where he busted his nose so bad the doctor stopped it. Lawler is of course coming off of an amazing war...

Aug 30, 2015 8:01 pm

BEEF! Dillashaw and Cruz go at it on Twitter!

Dominick Cruz is the challenger who never truly lost his championship. The bantamweight tore through his competition in World Extreme Cagefighting before before graduating to the octagon where he handily defeated Urijah Faber in his debut fight. “The Domin8r” would defend his championship one last time against Demetrious Johnson before getting stripped due to inactivity...

Aug 23, 2015 8:15 pm

WWE Summerslam Results: The Undertaker makes Brock Lesnar pass out with modified gogoplata

The Undertaker shocked the world when he returned at “WWE Battleground” to cost Brock Lesnar his chance at regaining the WWE World Championship. Tonight, “The Phenom” shocked the world once again when he handed Lesnar his first non-DQ loss in professional wrestling since 2013! “The Beast Incarnate” was in control early, utilizing his strength and...