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Apr 20, 2015 11:11 am

Bas Rutten: ‘Mayweather Gets KO’d By Pacquiao And McGregor’

  The quotes from Bas Rutten keep coming. Now, we have some interesting comments he made to Submission Radio about Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao. Rutten gave his pick for the fight and then added that he thinks a certain Irish MMA fighter may also have success against Mayweather. “I think Mayweather is in...

Apr 20, 2015 9:45 am

Bas Rutten Picks The Winner Of Rousey vs. Cyborg

  MMA legend Bas Rutten has given his take on a possible fight between UFC champion Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg. Rutten spoke with Submission Radio about the matchup and had this to say: “Cyborg I would have said a long time ago. Now, with Ronda is getting better in the striking and looking good...

Apr 20, 2015 9:07 am

Josh Barnett: ‘I Can Beat Anybody In The World’

    UFC vet Josh Barnett hasn’t fought since his KO loss to Travis Browne back in 2013. But, the heavyweight says he still believes that he can beat anyone on any day. In a recent interview with MMAWeekly, Barnett basically said those exact words. “I can beat anybody in the world on any day,...

Apr 20, 2015 8:10 am

Bas Rutten ‘I Almost Fought Evander Holyfield’

  The MMA legend Bas Rutten recently spoke on Submission Radio and revealed that a pretty big super fight almost happened. Rutten says he was close to fighting boxer Evander Holyfield! “I was almost actually fighting Holyfield at one time. Evander Holyfield. Yeah, kickboxing match. But then they called me and they suddenly said ‘no...


Apr 20, 2015 6:54 am

Sarah Kaufman: ‘Miesha Tate Has A Smirk That You Just Want To Slap Off’

Well, UFC bantamweight Sarah Kaufman did all she could do to get a fight with Miesha Tate. Unfortunately her desire was not fulfilled and instead she will face Alexis Davis for the third time, while Tate gets a fight with Jessica Eye that holds title implications. Kaufman vented some of her frustrations to MMAFighting and...

Apr 19, 2015 3:52 pm

KO! Perfect Spinning Heel Kick Puts Fighter To Sleep

Check out this perfectly timed spinning heel kick KO! Dejan Ross drops Daniel Volvsaga in the closing fight of Eruption 11 with a stunning spinning heel kick. A video posted by Respect all, Fear none! (@mmaworld_) on Apr 19, 2015 at 2:10pm PDT By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630

Apr 19, 2015 1:35 pm

OH SNAP! Conor McGregor Disses UFC ON FOX 15 Featherweights

It wouldn’t be a UFC event without some sort of colorful commentary from featherweight title challenger Conor McGregor. McGregor took to Twitter to send a semi-congradualtory message to the UFC on FOX 15 featherweight fighters. See for yourself. Congrats to my kids in the McGregor division last night. Daddy is pleased. pic.twitter.com/2Mio4GuinB — Conor McGregor...

Apr 19, 2015 10:22 am

Chael Sonnen / Wanderlei Silva Feud Still Going Strong

Will this ever die? It seems like the answer to that question is a no. Check out Chael Sonnen’s reply to Vinny Magalhaes concerning a possible grappling match between himself and Wanderlei. It appears that the two had a run-in of some sorts. @sonnench I'll be here for a month coaching some MMA fighters. These...

Apr 19, 2015 7:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Luke Rockhold’s Dominating Win Over Lyoto Machida

The MMA community let their voices be heard after watching Luke Rockhold completely run through Lyoto Machida en route to a submission win in the second round. Check out what some of your favorite fighters had to say about the performance.   Congratulations @LukeRockhold Strikeforce lives!! — Scott Coker (@ScottCoker) April 19, 2015 Very impressive...

Apr 19, 2015 6:59 am

Chris Weidman: ‘I’m The Best At Everything’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold did to Lyoto Machida in two rounds what the champion, Chris Weidman, couldn’t do in 5 full rounds. Now, the two men have already started the back and forth, calling each other out and promising victory over the other man. During the FOX Sports post-fight broadcast, Weidman explained–to Rockhold’s  friend and...

Apr 18, 2015 10:30 pm

Rockhold Ready to Step In At UFC 187 If Asked

Luke Rockhold proved he is championship material by defeating Lyoto Machida in dominant fashion at ‘UFC on FOX 15’. In any normal sport, Rockhold would have the chance to rest up for a couple months before he fought for the championship. However, in the ever changing and injury ridden sport of MMA, a spot in...

Apr 18, 2015 4:57 pm

UFC on FOX 15 Results: Dariush Dominates Miller, Earns Big Decision Win

Beneil Dariush proved tonight that he isn’t just hype; He has what it takes to defeat fighters ranked in the lightweight class. Jim Miller showed an incredible amount of heart in this fight as no matter how long he was on bottom, he was always looking for a chance to sweep Dariush. Dariush was on...

Apr 17, 2015 10:00 am

Jon Jones To Heavyweight? — “Probably Not”

“Honestly, probably not. As I get older I’m maturing a lot more. My weight cuts are becoming a lot more easy. I’m learning how to eat better. I’ll probably be at light heavyweight for a long time. I’ll probably go to heavyweight for one or two super-fights at some point and then get back down...

Apr 17, 2015 9:59 am

New Hot Girl? UFC Females Weigh In

“I think it’s pretty obvious what’s going on. They’re selling sex. You can’t be mad at her. It’s not her fault. If I was her I’d ride that gravy train all the way to the bank, because you know this kind of career isn’t going to last forever.” – INVICTA FC’s Tonya Evinger “In the...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Coach vs Coach Challenge! — Werdum Tells Cain To Have Mendes Fight Cordeiro

“Velasquez’s coach usually doesn’t talk too much, I don’t see him talking before the fights, and you can see that his athlete isn’t well. Cain hasn’t fought in two years, so he wants to put him back up by talking. If he really is the champion’s coach, he doesn’t need to talk. If he wants,...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Dana White Confirms Dec. 5 Booking Of Madison Square Garden

“We have a date. You know we’re going to have a lot of New Yorkers fighting on the New York card. We do that in every market we go in. Plus, the first ever at the Garden, I mean, some of these guys’ dreams are to fight at the Garden.” Even though kickboxing and boxing...

Apr 17, 2015 9:15 am

DON’T HATE! Silva Says He’s Following His Dreams, Has To Try To Make Olympics

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva is leaving his comfort zone of the octagon to tryout for the 2016 Olympic team and he doesn’t care what anyone things about it. Once the news let out earlier this week, you could see a healthy mixture of fighters send positive and negative feedback toward “The Spider”. However,...

Apr 17, 2015 9:10 am

Ridin’ Whips with “The Notorious One” in L.A.

Take a ride with UFC featherweight superstar Conor McGregor! McGregor may have some amazing cars, but they’re nothing compared to what he will be able to afford after the paycheck comes in for his fight with champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189! The 645 doesn’t have the take off but she gets there! A video...

Apr 17, 2015 2:05 am

A Doctor And A Gangster — Flashback Friday

Putting MMA judges on the spot and calling them out for corruption? Check. Calling out your former employer for signing a ‘Rampage’ even when they knew they shouldn’t have? Check. Getting fired from your old job due to steroids but still fighting anyway? Yep— checks out. Chael Sonnen truly is one of the most gangster...

Apr 16, 2015 3:24 pm

“ALWAYS A BATTLE!” — Nate Diaz, Gilbert Melendez Spar

Even though they have separate training camps, Nate Diaz and Gilbert Melendez can always be seen honing each others skills. After his octagon victories, Diaz would usually be heard singing the praises of his teammates including Melendez, saying he was the best lightweight in the world despite being in rival promotion Strikeforce. Likewise, Melendez would...

Apr 16, 2015 3:00 pm

POTTY MOUTH! P Words And V Words From Magana In Latest Tweet Beef

Some feuds were never meant to die. ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ 20 cast members Angela Magana, Bec Rawlings and Lisa Ellis carried their beef from the reality show into real life earlier today when Magana called Ellis out for… interesting reasons. Their original hatred stemmed from ‘TUF 20’ when Lisa Ellis and Heather Jo Clark would...

Apr 16, 2015 2:06 am

Condit-Alves Down With For Enhanced Drug Testing

Thiago Alves and Carlos Condit will be using their match as an opportunity to prove to the critics that MMA is a lot more clean than some people think. In a recent interview with MMAFighting, both fighters were informed that Brazil, the country they will be fighting in, will adhere to the UFC’s new drug...

Apr 16, 2015 2:04 am

Top 5 Fighting Styles In The UFC

Everyone has heard the age-old saying “Styles makes Match-Ups” before. Usually the saying holds true, but there are some styles that CONTROL fights. Check out the top five fighting styles in the UFC and watch how they control the octagon! Who do you think has the best style in the history of MMA? WATCH! KHABIB...

Apr 16, 2015 1:59 am

Nikita Krylov vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima set for UFC Fight Night 69

A light heavyweight scrap featuring Nikita Krylov taking on Marcos Rogerio de Lima has been added to June’s UFC Fight Night 69 card in Berlin. UFC officials recently announced the bout. Nikita Krylov (18-4 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three when he faces de Lima this June in Germany....

Apr 15, 2015 6:22 pm

Press Release: Layzie the Savage, Jon Kirschner Join BJPENN.COM Staff

Hilo, HI – As part of our continued dedication to promoting and covering the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA), BJPENN.COM, the world’s largest independently owned and operated MMA news source, would like announce the hirings of Michael Mardones and Jonathan Kirschner. Mardones, who is affectionately known in the MMA world as ‘Layzie The Savage‘,...

Apr 15, 2015 10:58 am

ROCKHOLD NATION! ‘I’m the Most Well-Rounded Fighter in the Game’

“Yeah, he’s definitely a difficult guy if you let him be that way. If you take away his momentum in the cage it can work against him in many ways. Controlling the ring is huge. Me, being the bigger guy, people underestimate my footwork. They don’t know my subtleties and feints and that’s going to...

Apr 15, 2015 10:55 am

REAL LIFE! McGregor Beefs With Faber, Dillashaw In VIP

UFC bantamweight champion, T.J. Dillashaw, stopped by Stud Show Radio on Tuesday night to talk about his newly announced/rescheduled fight with Renan Barao, as well as a slew of other MMA topics. It wouldn’t be a MMA conversation without bringing up Conor McGregor at some point. Check out what Dillashaw had to say about an...

Apr 15, 2015 10:52 am

JACKED! Phil Davis Leaves UFC For Bellator

Bellator MMA is pleased to announce the signing of the sixth* ranked Light Heavyweight in the world, Phil “Mr. Wonderful” Davis (13-3, 1 NC), to an exclusive, multi-fight deal. “I can’t wait to be fighting in Bellator and wreck shop on everyone,” said Davis. “I am the absolute best and most dominant grappler to ever...