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Jul 5, 2015 5:31 am

McGregor’s Coach: ‘Mendes Has a Strong Overhand Right and That’s It’

Conor McGregor has stunned his opponents and naysayers every time he has stepped into the octagon. His striking coach of ten years, Owen Roddy, believes his fight with Chad Mendes at UFC 189 will be no different; McGregor will walk out with his hands raised and with gold slung over his shoulder after no longer...

Jul 4, 2015 12:01 am

HAPPY 4th OF JULY FROM BJPENN.COM

The 4th of July, a day full of celebration, food and fireworks. Unlike most holidays, this one is about being with family and friends and just enjoying life. You don’t have to buy anything or hide eggs or any of that nonsense. Just BE. Be happy, be lazy, be relaxed. Is the 4th of July...

Jul 2, 2015 2:37 pm

Luke Rockhold Fears Loss Of Individuality In Reebok Deal

“I spoke with a couple people in New York, friends of mine, Daniel Cormier and Robbie Lawlor. They seem to like the attire. They say it’s very nice and comfortable. I just saw it this morning and it looked good. “My worry is the individuality of the sport. Everyone is blending together now. Even with...

Jul 2, 2015 4:44 am

Anthony Johnson Is Ready To ‘Rumble’, Can’t Find Opponent

UFC light-heavyweight Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson is ready to step back into the octagon. Reported on last night’s UFC Tonight, Johnson would like to come back and fight as early as August. Johnson is coming off of that third round submission loss to Daniel Cormier for the UFC title. Unfortunately it looks like the issue with...


Jun 30, 2015 3:37 pm

CABMMA Gets In Bed With USADA To Abolish PEDs In MMA

It looks like the Brazilian Athletic Commission will be partnering with the United States Anti-Doping Agency. According to MMAFighting, USADA, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA), the World Anti-Doping Agency and the Brazilian Agency of Doping Control (ABCD) all met in Brazil and discussed joining forces. The new UFC drug testing policy will start Wednesday...

Jun 30, 2015 1:37 pm

AWKWARD! Chris Weidman Gets Unwanted Breakfast Guest

The UFC middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, was in New York to attend the UFC’s press conference, where they revealed the new Reebok uniforms. Plenty of other fighters were also in attendance, including top ranked middleweight ‘Jacare’ Souza, a man who has been pushing for a title shot for a while now. Weidman posted this on...

Jun 29, 2015 6:11 am

Joe Rogan Reacts to IV Ban: ‘It’s Dangerous and Stupid’

Weight cutting is just as much a part of mixed martial arts as the traditional glove touch at the beginning of each bout. Fighters could be cutting as much as fifteen pounds in order to make weight at the weigh-ins before a fight. While that does sound dangerous, one of the safest ways to assure...

Jun 29, 2015 6:05 am

Coach: ‘Shogun Rua Still Has a Lot of Knockout Power’

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua has fallen on some hard time as of late, but he seems to be getting back on path to regain the momentum he once had years ago. After suffering consecutive losses at the hands of Dan Henderson and Ovince Saint Preux, Shogun inked a fight with Antonio...

Jun 27, 2015 8:25 am

McGregor: ‘I’ll Whip Aldo And Mendes On The Same Night’

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor won’t know who he’s fighting for sure at UFC 189 until he steps on the scale to weigh-in. That doesn’t concern the Notorious one, who told MMAJunkie that he’ll fight both Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes if he needs to, on the same night. The Irishmen thinks they are both similar,...

Jun 26, 2015 1:17 pm

USADA Agents Visit ATT, Ban Use Of IVs

  The new UFC Anti-Doping policy is set to begin July 1. USADA, or United States Anti-Doping Agency, who will be acting as an independent tester and overseeing the program, is currently making the rounds to inform fighters and gyms of the new policy and all its rules. A source from American Top Team, in...

Jun 26, 2015 7:30 am

McGregor: ‘Rib? I’m Coming For Aldo’s Chin’

UFC featherweight Conor McGregor talked to the media on Thursday about the whole Jose Aldo injury scare and had plenty to say. McGregor talked about targeting the rib of Aldo, fighting Mendes and possibly fighting at lightweight. “I’m going to go for the chin; I want to knock him out. He doesn’t need to worry about...

Jun 25, 2015 3:35 pm

‘Bellator 139: Kongo Vs. Volkov’ Weigh-In Results––2 Fighters Miss Weight

  Bellator 139 goes down tomorrow night on Spike TV. The main event will feature former UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo as he goes up against Alexander Volkov. Also featured on the main card is a co-main event with Dave Rickels and John Alessio. Fan favorites Pat Curran and Joe Schilling will also fight on the...

Jun 25, 2015 8:49 am

Knee Damage Sidelines D.C. Until October

The UFC has not announced when Daniel Cormier will defend his title against Alexander Gustafsson, but now we know it will definitely not be before October. Reported on last nights UFC Tonight, Cormier will undergo stem cell injections to help repair ACL damage in one of his knees. The light-heavyweight champion decided against surgery and...

Jun 25, 2015 6:42 am

“Mighty Mouse” Gets New Challenge In The Form Of A Rematch

It looks like UFC flyweight John Dodson will get what he’s been asking for. Announced on this weeks episode of UFC Tonight, Dodson will get the next title shot against flyweight king Demetrious Johnson. There has been no venue or date set for the title fight yet. This will be a rematch from their fight...

Jun 24, 2015 11:57 am

Ronda Rousey & Donald Cerrone Nominated For 2015 ESPY Awards

  Heads up MMA fans, two UFC fighters have been nominated for awards at this years ESPY Awards. Both Ronda Rousey and Donal Cerrone have been nominated for the ‘Best Fighter’ award. Rousey, just like last year has also been nominated for the ‘Best Female Athlete’. Last year Rousey walked away with ‘Best Female Athlete’,...

Jun 23, 2015 4:03 pm

McGregor Camp Breaks Silence — Reacts To Aldo Injury News

We’ve heard from Dana White, sort of, and now we have the reaction from Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh. Kavanagh took to social media and sent out this video to express his feelings about the news that surfaced earlier today https://t.co/0ZNmsdsgBk — Coach Kavanagh (@John_Kavanagh) June 23, 2015 No official word has been sent out...

Jun 23, 2015 8:18 am

‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Already Tired Of Waiting, Wants Fight

Donald Cerrone has been guaranteed the next shot at the UFC lightweight title but the fight might not even be the hardest part of it. Cerrone is known for his fight anyone/anywhere attitude and fans love it, but right now the fighters is currently sitting on the sidelines waiting for his shot at gold. If...

Jun 19, 2015 8:07 am

The Champs Are Here! Weidman Gets Chummy With Stephen Curry

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will defend his belt against number one contender Luke Rockhold. The UFC has yet to announce a date or location for the scrap, but it should be coming out soon. In the meantime, there’s this. Weidman sent out this post on his Instagram, congratulating the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry...

Jun 16, 2015 8:50 am

‘100% McGregor Can Submit Jose Aldo’

“He’s very good on the ground, and he’s even better when it’s grappling for MMA. That’s a lot of difference. You know, grappling or Jiu Jitsu is not the same as the wrestling and grappling in MMA, and he’s really good there. He’s got good submissions, he’s very fast and he can move in most...

Jun 14, 2015 4:28 pm

Weidman On Rockhold: ‘He’s Good Looking, I’ll Give Him That’

Chris Weidman successfully defended his UFC Middleweight Championship against Vitor Belfort at UFC 187 in May, but he already has his next challenger in his sights. Dana White recently announced that Luke Rockhold was next in line for a shot at the gold and the challenger has an impressive track record, to say the least....

Jun 13, 2015 10:47 am

Arlovski’s Pulling For Velasquez To Win, Hopes To Get Title Shot

“I don’t want to be like pretty much all fighters, just pull some names and that is it. So it is up to the UFC. If they decide to put me against the winner of UFC 188, it would be great. If I have to fight more, I will fight more. It’s ok.” “I hope...

Jun 12, 2015 12:55 pm

Arlovski Down For Rothwell Scrap

“It’s totally up to UFC. He’s a character. At this point, every top-10, top-15 fighter in my division is dangerous and it will be an honor to fight all of them.” Former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski talked to MMAFighting about the recent call out from Ben Rothwell. Both Junior Dos Santos and Arlovski are...

Jun 12, 2015 12:23 pm

Hall Pulled From Card Just 3 Days After Booking

It was just earlier this week that the UFC announced Uriah Hall would be filing in for Derek Brunson on short notice to fight Krzysztof Jotko at UFC Fight Night 69 on June 20, in Berlin. Now, it appears that is not the case. Officials from the UFC confirm that Hall will no longer be...

Jun 12, 2015 11:22 am

Jose Aldo Calls Cops On Drug Tester, Gets Him Deported

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was administered a drug test on Thursday, but it will be thrown out according to recent reports. Ben Mosier from Drug Free Sport lab went to Nova Uniao on Thursday morning to collect urine sample from the 145-pound champion, but Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious about the man. Aldo...

Jun 11, 2015 11:04 am

Werdum: ‘Luke Rockhold is a nobody’

“I went to breakfast this morning and I ran into Cain Velasquez. I went over to say hello to Cain Velasquez and he said, ‘I’m not going to say hello.’ I asked, ‘Why?’ He said, ‘Because you bad-mouthed me.’ I’m sure that Cain Velasquez wanted to say ‘Hi,’ but someone told him something. I think...

Jun 11, 2015 9:17 am

THROWBACK! Weidman’s First MMA Fight

Chris Weidman competed in his first MMA fight back and 2009, four years before he stepped into the cage with Anderson Silva and shocked the world. The UFC middleweight champion posted this throwback Thursday photo on his Instagram, showing him months before his first ever fight, saying “This is the first time I ever posed...

Jun 11, 2015 9:01 am

Tate And Florian Get Photobombed By The Champ!

Miesha Tate was a guest analyst on UFC Tonight last night and worked along side the usuals Kenny Florian and UFC champion Daniel Cormier. Tate posted a few pictures on her Instagram, highlighting her experience on the show. Check out this one of her and Florian posing for the camera, with a special someone in...