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May 5, 2015 5:55 pm

UFC Champion Chris Weidman Earns His Black Belt

The fact that Chris Weidman not only won but defended his UFC Middleweight Championship without a black belt in BJJ is amazing. Granted, his wrestling and striking game are elite enough to counteract most BJJ black belts, he still defeated the likes of Lyoto Machida and Anderson Silva! Chris Weidman received his blackbelt on Tuesday...

May 5, 2015 4:01 pm

‘I Gave Khabib A Taste of His Own Medicine’

Khabib Nurmagomedov suffered a severe knee injury and was forced out of his spot at “UFC 186” against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. The bout was viewed as a title eliminator, but now Cerrone will be facing John Makdessi instead. As soon as it was announced that Nurmy suffered an injury, Anthony Pettis was quick to jump...

May 5, 2015 4:00 pm

SERVED! “Pac-Man” Hit With Lawsuit For Not Disclosing Injury

The fall out from the “biggest fight of the decade” is turning out to be more exciting than the fight itself. However, why anybody would sue Pacquiao for the reasons they’re doing it is downright silly. Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports reports plaintiffs Staphane Vanel and Kami Rahbaran are suing Manny Pacquiao and his team...

May 5, 2015 12:00 pm

Rockhold Shreds In the Skatepark — ‘Sorry, Dana! FOX Made Me Do It’

Luke Rockhold is a contender to the UFC middleweight throne after his performance at “UFC on FOX 15”. Rockhold made quick work of Lyoto Machida in what was one of the more shocking fights of the night and proceeded to move up to the top spot in the rankings. Dana White recently stated that he...

May 5, 2015 10:42 am

“Metamoris 6: Barnett vs. Abreu” Will Take Place in Empty Arena

Metamoris will be taking a page out of the Baltimore Orioles’ book this Saturday when they send heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roberto Abreu out to the mats to main-event “Metamoris 6″… in front of nobody. Sage Gracie, Metamoris’ director of operations, confirmed that the event will be closed off to media and fans. The only...

May 5, 2015 10:41 am

Pacquiao’s NAC Paperwork Doesn’t Mention Shoulder Injury

What good is the fight of the century without a little bit of drama? It seems as if Manny Pacquiao and the Nevada State Athletic Commission are playing a little game of “He Said/She Said”. After the bout concluded, “Pac-Man” told the media that he was suffering from a nagging shoulder injury. He says he...

May 5, 2015 10:40 am

PUNK’D! DC Responds to Chael: ‘He Wore a Fake Belt After He Got Submitted!’

Jon “Bones” Jones’ recent run in with the law has shuffled the whole deck that is the UFC light heavyweight division. After he was stripped of his title due to his recent run-in with the law, it was announced that Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson would be fighting for the vacant UFC Light Heavyweight Championship....

May 5, 2015 10:36 am

UFC Strawweight Thinks VanZant Couldn’t Beat Top 5 Fighter

Paige VanZant is riding an amazing wave of momentum off her last octagon victory on FOX. While fans are clamoring for VanZant to get a shot at the title, fellow UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha doesn’t think she has what it takes to beat a top five woman! During a recent appearance with Brazilian media,...

May 5, 2015 10:35 am

FEATURE! Xavier Vigney — Glory’s Fighter To Watch!

Glory Kickboxer Xavier Vigney, is on a mission to represent for American Kickboxing. 2-0 under the Glory banner, the Northern California heavyweight looks to beat down Maurice Jackson this weekend, in San Diego. BJPENN.COM’S Layzie The Savage caught up with the striking standout, ahead of fight night. Enjoy our feature. ROCKHOLD! ‘The Dragon Has Been...

May 5, 2015 10:35 am

‘Scoring For Pro Boxing Confuses Me, I Thought Pacquiao Won’

This past Saturday, the fight that was hyped as the biggest fight of the decade took place between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. While the hype will likely hold true due to pay-per-view-sales, the same can’t be said about how exciting the fight was. Manny Pacquiao fought as the aggressor for the majority of the...

May 5, 2015 10:34 am

The Octagon Returns to Movie Theaters with “UFC 187”

Those of you who don’t feel like shelling out $60 for “UFC 187” because you dropped the $100 on the fight of the decade last weekend are in luck! UFC is partnering with Fathom Events to bring the octagon to movie theaters! Click here to find out if the event is being shown in a...

May 5, 2015 10:33 am

UFC Hall of Fame to Add “Fight Wing”, “Pioneer Wing”, And More!

For the first time in the 12-year history of the UFC Hall of Fame, an entire class of legendary fighters and contributors will be inducted into distinct Hall of Fame categories at a special induction event, scheduled for July 11 at UFC Fan Expo 2015. UFC today announced that after 12 years and with 12...

May 5, 2015 10:32 am

Manager: Jon Jones Should Still Be UFC Champion

Jon “Bones” Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship and suspended after running into legal trouble yet again. Jones allegedly abandoned the scene of a hit-and-run where a pregnant victim suffered a broken arm and turned himself in a day later. UFC officials were not happy with the way the situation was handled...

May 5, 2015 10:30 am

REMATCH — Mayweather Wants to Fight Pacquiao Again!

After his masterful performance against Manny Pacquiao this past Saturday, Mayweather mentioned that he will be giving up all of his belts and would retire after his final fight in September. How quickly things change when you see how big your paycheck was for a single fight. Now, days after their mega-fight, Floyd Mayweather confirmed...

May 5, 2015 10:30 am

“Cyborg” Is Looking Like a Beast In the Gym — Watch Out Rousey!

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino wants to tear in to Ronda Rousey, but she will just have to deal with these pads for now! “Cyborg” is in the gym preparing for her championship defense. She will be defending her Invicta FC Featherweight Championship against Faith Van Duin at “Invicta FC 13”. Do you think “Cyborg” can escape...

May 5, 2015 10:00 am

IT’S “SHOWTIME”! Anthony Pettis Looking Like a Champ Again

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis is looking to show the world that he has not lost his championship motivation! Pettis returns to the octagon at “UFC on FOX 16” in Chicago, Illinois. Myles Jury will be looking to make a name for himself by handing Pettis his second loss in a row. Jury better...

May 5, 2015 10:00 am

OFF THE MARKET! Which Rock Star Is Arianny Celeste Dating?

It looks like UFC Octagon Girl and model Arianny Celeste could be off the market! Apparently, Celeste and her new boyfriend have been inseparable and can always be seen together! Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker is the lucky man! TMZ Sports reports that sources say the two are always together and Barker is telling his...

May 5, 2015 9:45 am

“Overeem Only Calls Me Out When I’m Injured!”

Alistair Overeem has been on tap to fight Junior dos Santos twice in his career, but the fight fell through both times. Now, Overeem is back to calling Dos Santos out and “Cigano” is amused by it, to say the least. “I have to smile because this guy… He knows I’m hurt and that’s why...

May 5, 2015 9:33 am

Brain Damage? Rogan Suggests Head Trauma Led to Jon Jones’ Incident

Just over two weeks ago, Jon Jones was involved in a hit-and-run incident that cost him his championship and ultimately his position in the UFC. UFC commentator Joe Rogan feels for Jones, but believes that there may be an issue that nobody is addressing. Rogan suggested on his podcast, “The Joe Rogan Experience” that Jones...