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May 4, 2015 1:37 pm

Daniel Cormier: It’s ‘Very Disrespectful’ That People Say I Can’t Beat Rumble

Daniel Cormier is set to replace Jon Jones and fight Anthony Johnson for the light-heavyweight championship. The news came after Jones was stripped of his title and suspended following his most recent incident with the law. After the new fight was announced the internet went crazy with predictions and opinions about who would win. Apparently,...

May 4, 2015 11:32 am

M-1 Global Founder: ‘Jon Jones Is A Discgrace To The Sport’

Jon Jones’ out of the cage antics have been the topic of conversation for several MMA personalities for the past week and it probably won’t stop for a while. Now, we know what M-1 Global founder Vadim Finkelchtein thinks about the whole situation, just incase you were wondering. Here’s what he had to say to...

May 4, 2015 9:17 am

Cain Velasquez Says Jon Jones ‘Needs To Get It Together’

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recently talked about Jon Jones and his out of the octagon issues that led to his title being stripped and indefinite suspension. When talking to MMAFighting, Velasquez had this to say about the now former champ. “I’m not really sure what kind of person he is in his personal life...

May 4, 2015 8:47 am

Johnny Eduardo Cleared To Fight A Year After Upset Victory

  UFC fighter Johnny Eduardo has been sidelined due to injury for a very long time. Which is unfortunate given the momentum he had behind him prior to the layoff. Eduardo stunned fans when he knocked out Eddie Wineland in the first round of their fight back in May. Before injured, Eduardo had won two...


May 4, 2015 7:07 am

SIGNED! Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Year Contract With Bellator

UFC, WSOF and now Bellator. It seems as though lightweight fighter Melvin Guillard is still trying to find the right fit for him. It was announced today, via press release, that the ‘Young Assassin’ has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract with Bellator MMA. Guillard was most recently with the World Series of Fighting promotion, but...

May 4, 2015 6:32 am

Cris Cyborg On Marina Shafir: ‘I Think She Wants Attention’

Ronda Rousey’s friend and training partner Marina Shafir recently signed to Invicta FC, home of current featherweight champion Cris Cyborg. Last week during an interview Shafir said she didn’t think a fight between the two of them would happen soon, since she still needs to earn the right to fight for the title, but that...

May 3, 2015 6:50 pm

Matt Mitrione Rips Jon Jones, Calls Him a Hypocrite And A Black Eye On The Sport

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione recently talked to MMA Digest about several different topics. Of course, one of those topics was Jon Jones. Mitrione had plenty to say about the former champs issues out of the cage and didn’t hold back. “I understand that mixed martial arts is a baby, right, and it’s still growing. We...

May 3, 2015 3:11 pm

Nick Diaz Tested Three Times Night of UFC 183, Passed 2 Out Of 3

  Some interesting information regarding Nick Diaz’a failed drug test at UFC 183 has emerged. According to MMAJunkie, documentation from the test administered that night show that Diaz was tested three separate times during the day. Here’s a breakdown of the test: 7:12 p.m.(before fight)– urine test given was sent to Sports Medicine Research and...

May 3, 2015 2:33 pm

Bellator Adds K-1 World GP Champion To Their Roster

According to sources, Bellator has signed K-1 World GP champion Ewerton Teixeira. The news was first reported by Combate. Teixeira has compiled a 3-0 MMA record and holds a 11-4 record in kickboxing. A date has not been set for his debut but BJPENN.COM will keep you posted.   By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630...

May 3, 2015 11:18 am

John Dodson Proclaims: ‘I Am The Savior Of The Flyweight Division’

UFC flyweight John Dodson is very confident in his abilities. The fighter wants so badly to show fans that the 125 lb. division can be exciting. The whole division has suffered criticism from fans who claim that the division is stagnant and boring, always going to decisions because of the lack of KO power. Those...

May 3, 2015 11:00 am

Rafael Dos Anjos Responds To Bobby Green’s PED Allegations: ‘He Just Wants Attention’

  UFC lightweight Bobby Green talked to BJPENN.COM Radio and had some interesting things to say about the new lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, mainly, essentially accusing him of using some kind of performance enhancer. Now, the champ has responded. Recently talking to MMAFighting, dos Anjos says he thinks Green was just trying to get...

May 3, 2015 10:04 am

Rashad Evans Talks Jon Jones Relationship: ‘I Didn’t Handle Everything Right’

  Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans recently spoke at an Ultimate Fighter press conference. The Blackzilian fighter talked about his past relationship with Jon Jones and how he feels about it now. “For me, Jon Jones and that whole experience taught me a lot. Jon Jones was one of my favorite training partners and...

May 3, 2015 9:30 am

Alexis Davis Is Dealing With An Even Bigger Fight Outside The Cage

Alexis Davis beat Sarah Kaufman at UFC 186, but the morning after was given some devastating news. In an interview with MMAFighting, Davis revealed that the morning after her victory she received news that her 5 year-old niece, Hayden, was diagnosed with stage 4 neuroblastoma, which is a form of cancer. “It was hard. Even now, it...

May 3, 2015 7:12 am

Fighters React To Floyd Mayweather’s Win Over Manny Pacquiao

During and after one of the biggest boxing matches of the current era UFC fighters and boxers took to twitter to share their thoughts on the fight. Reactions range from both ends of the spectrum, check it out. https://twitter.com/HectorLombard/status/594831566569799680 To all the @MannyPacquiao fans, don't feel 2 bad, he gave a good fight. He won...

May 2, 2015 11:56 pm

REPLAY! Mayweather Lands Stiff Combo on Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather may not have performed like the fans in Las Vegas, Nevada wanted him to, but he sure got the result he was looking for: the victory. Even though Pacquiao had a better highlight reel of shots landed, Mayweather’s performance spoke for itself. Sometimes, defense is the best offense. Pacquiao tried his best to...

May 2, 2015 11:31 pm

REPLAY! Floyd Gets Cracked — Best Shots Landed by “Pac-Man”!

The world stopped on Saturday night to watch the biggest prize-fight of the decade take place. Mayweather stuck to his gameplan and did not let the nerves get to him as he put on a winning performance. Even though he could not finish Pacquiao, the judges’ decision wasn’t even close and had Mayweather several rounds...

May 2, 2015 10:24 pm

REPLAY! Floyd Mayweather’s Post Fight Victory Speech

Before the decision was even read, Floyd Mayweather was on the ropes in the corner of the ring celebrating the fact that his undefeated record was still intact. As soon as Mayweather was announced the winner, his celebration had only begun as his team started to celebrate with him. Manny Pacquiao questioned the decision after...

May 2, 2015 10:16 pm

Manny Pacquiao: ‘I THINK I WON!’

Floyd Mayweather performed to perfection tonight and utilized every inch of the ring to take home the unanimous decision victory. Pacquiao landed some great combinations and clearly had the crowd behind him, but Mayweather’s counter-punching style did the job and helped him run away with the fight after the seventh round. However, Manny Pacquiao still...

May 2, 2015 9:06 am

“Suga” Says No Sweet Deals Made To Blackzilian Fighters

The rivalry between Blackzilians and American Top Team is heating up on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and that’s because of two reasons: Owners Dan Lambert and Glenn Robinson. ATT owner Dan Lambert has accused Glenn Robinson of essentially stealing talent from his gym to create a super-gym with the Blackzilians. Of course, Robinson denies this and...

May 2, 2015 9:03 am

PINK SLIPS! 4 Fighters Released By UFC

Days after their punishment of Jon Jones and hours before prize-fighting’s biggest fight of the decade, UFC had to make the tough decisions to cut four of their fighters. Seth Baczynski has been with the UFC since September 2011. Baczynski found quick success inside the octagon as he started out his stint with four consecutive...

May 1, 2015 5:56 pm

Dana White: May-Pac Isn’t Aldo-McGregor!

Dana White has been permitted by officials to attend the biggest boxing fight in recent memory. When Floyd Mayweather faces off with Manny Pacquiao, White will be there as a journalist reporting on the fight. Already in Las Vegas, White has been making media appearances all week long giving predictions for Saturday’s big fight. When...

May 1, 2015 9:09 am

“MR. WONDERFUL” vs. Four UFC Strawweights — Still No Takedown!

Phil Davis often impresses with his physique at weigh-ins, but we rarely get to see a display of power outside of the cage from “Mr. Wonderful”! “Rowdy” Bec Rawlings and three other Alliance MMA strawweight training partners tried their hardest to take the light heavyweight down, but STILl couldn’t succeed. Rawlings locked in the rear...

May 1, 2015 9:03 am

LEGEND BEEF! Sonnen And Ortiz Go AT IT On Twitter

Former UFC title contender Chael Sonnen was recently a guest on Jim Rome’s show on Showtime and Tito Ortiz just so happened to tune in. Ortiz did not take too kindly to the fact that Chael Sonnen referred to himself as a former champion and took it public with a tweet. Was watching @jimrome on...

May 1, 2015 9:02 am

“Uncle Creepy” Gets In Car Accident — ‘I Didn’t Even Run Away!’

Despite the accident taking place on Monday, fighters are still responding to the Jon Jones incident that took place on Sunday morning. While some fighters sympathize for the former champion, most fighters have taken this as an opportunity to poke fun at Jones. McCall, however, has the best reason to make a joke about the...

May 1, 2015 2:09 am

Gus Pulls Out of Teixeira Bout, Title Match Set for UFC Fight Night 69

The injury bug has struck again! This time it’s June’s UFC Fight Night 69 event headliner that has taken the hit. UFC officials announced today that Alexander Gustaffson has been forced out of his scheduled main event bout with former title challenger Glover Teixeira. No word yet if a replacement opponent will be sought for...

May 1, 2015 2:04 am

FEATHERWEIGHT! Diego Sanchez Dropping Down to 145

“I’m going down to 145″ For the first time since 2010, Diego Sanchez will be fighting outside of the lightweight division. Sanchez has fought for the middleweight and welterweight classes in the past, but this time he will be moving down to featherweight! Sanchez has accomplished a milestone at each weight class he fought in....

May 1, 2015 2:03 am

INJURY RATE! Ken-Flo Blames Wrestling Mentality For Massive Injury Index

We are almost five months into the year and we have seen several fight cards altered due to injuries. It has been nowhere near as bad as 2013 was, but it may be time for some fighters to re-evaluate how hard they train. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent leg injury brought up the discussion of how the...

May 1, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! – RETURN OF THE STANKY-LEG!

What could easily earn the most vicious knockout in the half-year awards also takes the cake for the best stanky-leg knockout in mixed martial arts. Kevin Bostick WRECKED Chris Costello at “BAMMA USA BadBeat 15” with an elbow while he was near the cage. Instead of falling backward, Costello simply folded and landed in the...