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Jun 20, 2015 10:33 am

UFC Fight Night 69 Results: Noad Lahat Wins Close Majority Decision Against Backstrom

The featherweights entered the octagon when Niklas Backstrom took on Noad Lahat. The fight started slow, both fighters were patient. Backstrom tried to go in for a knee but got taken down by Lahat. Lahat, from the full guard, tried to moved into half guard but got reversed. Backstrom moved quick and worked to the back of...

Jun 20, 2015 9:21 am

UFC Fight Night 69 Results: Taylor Lapilus Lands Big Left Hand, Gets TKO Win

  The first fight of the afternoon took place between Taylor Lapilus and Yuta Sasaki. Sasaki came out quick, looked for a takedown. He was unable to get the fight down, but clinched Lapilus to the cage. Lapilus got the reverse, but then got reversed by Sasaki. They fought for position in the clinch for...

Jun 20, 2015 7:34 am

‘UFC Fight Night 69: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ Results

UFC Fight Night 69 goes down this afternoon on UFC Fight Pass. The card airs early since it’s in Berlin, Germany. In the main event, for the first time ever, a UFC title will be on the line on a Fight Pass exclusive event. Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will take on Jessica Penne. The co-main...

Jun 20, 2015 6:56 am

UFC Fighters React To Kimbo’s TKO Win Over Ken Shamrock

The fight last night was entertaining to say the least. From the walkouts to the stoppage. After escaping what looked like an extremely tight rear naked choke, Kimbo got to his feet and started unloading on Ken Shamrock, eventually dropping him, then the referee stepped in and stopped the fight. Check out what the MMA...

Jun 19, 2015 3:00 pm

Visa system issue forces changes to several bouts on the June 27 fight card

Due to an issue affecting the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs visa system and a technical problem with the Consular Consolidated Database, UFC is unable to secure entry into the country for 12 of its athletes slated to compete at UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MACHIDA vs. ROMERO on Saturday, June 27, at the Hard...

Jun 19, 2015 9:33 am

SPOTTED! UFC’s Nick Diaz Attends Bellator 138

UFC fighter Nick Diaz made an appearance at last nights Bellator 138 weigh-ins and snapped a picture with his former boss, Scott Coker. Coker was the president of Strikeforce when Diaz was the promotions middleweight champion, before it was bought out by Zuffa and the UFC. Great to have former #Strikeforce Champ @nickdiaz209 at the...

Jun 19, 2015 9:21 am

Makwan Amirkhani: ‘Fighters Can Predict The Future, We’re Magicians’

“Some people are annoyed by (my confidence). But when you train hard and get to this point, it’s hard to not be confident. This is just what hard training brings to the table. It’s just being me – I don’t act. I just want to say something after my fight, and I can point to...

Jun 19, 2015 7:46 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne’ Weigh-Ins (FULL)

The weigh-ins are in the books and the fighters are ready to face off tomorrow afternoon, starting at 12PM ET with the prelims and the main card at 3PM ET. The whole event will air on UFC Fight Pass. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 19, 2015 7:40 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ Edition

The fighters have weighed in and things are official for tomorrows UFC Fight Night 69, featuring a main event title fight between Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Jessica Penne. Check out the staredowns below and tune in tomorrow on UFC Fight Pass. The prelims start at 12 PM ET and the main card begins at 3 PM...

Jun 19, 2015 7:30 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ Weigh-In Results

UFC Fight Night 69 goes down tomorrow afternoon in Berlin, Germany. For the first time, a UFC title will be on the line on a UFC Fight Pass event, when strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk takes on challenger Jessica Penne. Also on the card is popular fan favorite Dennis Siver, who faces off against MMA vet...

Jun 19, 2015 1:00 am

Watch Today’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ LIVE At 10AM ET

  Watch the official weigh-in for UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne live Friday, June 19 at 10am/7am ETPT on BJPENN.COM. Fighters will step on the scale and make things official for Saturday afternoon. In the main event champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will put her title on the line for the first time against TUF alum...

Jun 18, 2015 9:21 am

FAILED! Brazilian Latest UFC Fighter To Pee Hot For PEDs

Bad news for Brazilian fighter Rony Jason. The UFC fighter tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, which is a banned diuretic. This comes from the Brazilian Athletic Commission, who released a stament saying that all fighters on the UFC Fight Night 67 were tested and only Jason’s came back positive. He will be suspended for nine months...

Jun 18, 2015 9:00 am

Visa Issues May Kill UFC Fight Night 70 For Several Fighters

This could really screw things up for UFC Fight Night 70, which takes place in 9 days. Turns out the U.S. visa system is currently down, due to technical issues and that means international fighters on next weekends card might not be able to get travel visas. The U.S. State Department says that the system...

Jun 18, 2015 8:56 am

UFC’s Tatsuya Kawajiri Looks Like He’s On The Cung Le Diet

Looks like UFC fighter Tatsuya Kawajiri has been hitting the weights hard. The photo itself is very similar to the one Cung Le put up and then got blamed for being on steroids, when he actually wasn’t. Remember all that? Well, whatever the case, Kawajiri is looking ripped ahead of his bout with Dennis Siver...

Jun 18, 2015 3:29 am

Dan Hardy Breakdown: UFC Berlin (Part 2)

UFC Breakdown is an in-depth, hands-on Fight Night preview show featuring Dan Hardy. In part 2, the focus shifts to the co-main event between Dennis Siver and Tatsuya Kawajiri. Dan creates an ‘Ultimate Fight’ then goes ‘on-the-mat.’ Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 18, 2015 2:48 am

Behind-The-Scenes: UFC Fight Night Berlin

The stars of Fight Night Berlin take us behind-the-scenes with them as they prepare for their big night in the Octagon this Saturday, June 20. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 17, 2015 10:44 am

UFC Champ Rousey Explains Change In Walkout Theme

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is known for a lot of things, including her walk-out song, Joan Jett’s “Bad Reputation”. Rousey talked to Marc Myers from The Wall Street Journal about her song and how it came to be. Here’s an excerpt: “Lots of professional fighters want their walkout song to sound like the “Rocky” theme—you know, regal...

Jun 17, 2015 9:38 am

REACTIONS! UFC Fighters React To The 2015 NBA Finals

Check out how the MMA world reacted to the NBA finals last night. The Golden State Warriors were victorious and are now the champions, hooray. UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is a huge Cavaliers fan, so things didn’t really go his way, but still he managed to find the positive. Someone should probably have a conversation...

Jun 17, 2015 7:44 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy Breaks Down UFC Fight Night Berlin (Part 1)

UFC Breakdown is an in-depth, hands-on Fight Night preview show featuring Dan Hardy. In part 1, Hardy goes through the fight card, highlighting the “ones to watch” plus Dan joins Scott Askham at his gym in Manchester. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 12:53 pm

Free Fight! Jessica Penne vs. Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc (FULL)

‘Watch Jessica Penne’s last Invicta fight before she entered the UFC against Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc. Penne will now challenge Joanna Jedrzejczek for the women’s strawweight title at Fight Night Berlin.’ Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 15, 2015 3:09 pm

Booking Roundup: Former WSOF Champion Set to Debut at UFC 190

It was a big week for Joe Silva as he worked his matchmaking-magic to create some interesting bouts for the near future. Catch up by checking out this week’s edition of our booking roundup! UFC Fight Night 69 Gets a Fight… Peter Sobotta was originally scheduled to face Sergio Moraes this Saturday, but Moraes was...

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 15, 2015 9:38 am

Holloway/Oliveira Headline UFC’s Return to Canada

Hawaiian native Max Holloway will have to wait to travel back to his home for a UFC event as he has just been booked for UFC’s debut in Saskatoon, Canada! Star Phoenix confirmed the news with UFC sources. Coming fresh off a nationally televised victory on FOX, Holloway will be looking to continue his winning...

Jun 14, 2015 3:50 pm

UFC Returns to Mexico in November for ‘TUF Latin America” Finale

Hours after concluding their biggest event in Mexico to date in “UFC 188”, UFC President Dana White announced the company will be returning there later on this year! ‘The Ultimate Fighter Latin Amercia’ Season 2 finale is set to take place in Monterrey, Mexico on November 21st. White confirmed the news during the “UFC 188”...