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Sep 15, 2015 1:09 pm

Nick Diaz Gets Five Years While Anderson Silva Gets One –– What?

UFC 183 was a huge event. In a fight many never thought we would see, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva took on former Strikeforce welterweight champ Nick Diaz. Two of the very best strikers in MMA. It was also a big deal because it was Silva’s return, following his devastating leg break from that second...

Sep 15, 2015 11:48 am

Joe Rogan Goes Off On NSAC For Suspending Nick Diaz Five Years

It’s UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s turn to sound off on the Nevada State Athletic Commissions’ decision to suspend Nick Diaz for five years for testing positive for marijuana. The UFC has yet to release any kind of statement, which is strange, since after Anderson Silva was given his one years suspension for using steroids, the...

Sep 15, 2015 11:13 am

UFC President Dana White Reacts To Nick Diaz’s Five Year Suspension

We have yet to hear a comment from the UFC regarding Monday’s NSAC hearing, where Nick Diaz was suspended for five years and fined $165,000 for his failed drug test. We’ve already heard from just about every fighter out there, with social media blowing up with #FreeNickDiaz shortly after the news came out. There’s no...

Sep 15, 2015 10:36 am

Joey Beltran Reveals Which Opponent Hit Him The Hardest

Bellator middleweight fighter Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) has squared off with some of the sports hardest hitters during his MMA career, including Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Lavar Johnson, Pat Barry, Matt Mitrione and Stipe Miocic just to name a few. “The Mexicutioner” recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor where he discussed a number of topics, including which opponent...

Sep 15, 2015 8:42 am

Cole Miller Responds To Nick Diaz Suspension –– Suggests Nevada Boycott

The MMA world caught fire on Monday when news of Nick Diaz’s five year suspension began to spread. The Nevada State Athletic commission handed down a highly controversial ruling, suspending Diaz for 5 years and fining him $165,000 for his failed drug test from UFC 183. He tested positive for marijuana, but his legal time...

Sep 15, 2015 7:33 am

Elvis ‘The King’ Mutapcic Is Eager To Take On The Best The UFC Has To Offer

Some fighters are motivated by money, others are motivated by titles and and awards and some do it just for the competition, to prove that they are the best. Elvis Mutapcic fights for that last option. Mutapcic, a middleweight fighter who holds wins over UFC fighters Sam Alvey, Cezar Ferreira and Zak Cummings, spoke with...

Sep 15, 2015 6:19 am

Joey Beltran: “$50k to wear a t-shirt?! When did this happen?!”

The UFC’s new sponsorship deal with Reebok has resulted in many headlines during the 2015 calendar year. Most of those headlines were of a negative nature, as many fighters complained that they were actually losing money because of the new uniform deal. During a recent interview with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor, Bellator middleweight fighter Joey Beltran...

Sep 15, 2015 12:46 am

WATCH! The Internet Had Fun With Nick Diaz’s NSAC Hearing

The internet is a crazy place. If you can think of it, it’s most likely already out there. On Monday, at a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing, the board ruled to hand down a five year suspension and a $165,000 fine to UFC fighter Nick Diaz. The suspension was controversial to say the least. The...

Sep 14, 2015 2:41 pm

Nick Diaz suspended 5 years by NSAC for marijuana use at UFC 183

Nick Diaz’s punishment for testing positive for marijuana on one of his UFC 183 post-fight drug tests has been decided and the Nevada State Athletic Commission did not hold back. The meeting was held on Monday afternoon and the NSAC has decided to suspend the former Strikeforce champion for five years from his failed drug...

Sep 14, 2015 9:02 am

Fedor Emelianenko is looking JACKED — New Image Surfaces

Even though he hasn’t stepped foot in a ring since June 2012, Fedor Emelianenko still remains to be one of the most popular fighters in the world today. The legend cemented his legacy as one of the best heavyweights in the sport when he dominated the competition in PRIDE Fighting Championship before making his transition...

Sep 14, 2015 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen returns to action against Josh Barnett at Metamoris!

When fans think of the premier fight promotions of the world, names like the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA come spring to mind. In the grappling world, however, the choices are slim for professional jiu-jitsu players. Lucky for fans of the sport, that is changing now that Metamoris events and Eddie Bravo Invitational tournaments...

Sep 13, 2015 7:38 pm

Sage Northcutt won’t have training camp for UFC debut

One of UFC’s newest signees is ready to take the octagon by storm. Earlier this month, one of Sage Northcutt’s recent performances at Legacy Fighting Championship went viral where he displayed his dominance over Gage Duhon. After picking up another victory over Rocky Long at Legacy FC 44, Northcutt is making the transition to the...

Sep 13, 2015 7:00 am

‘Cyborg’ will drop to 140 for “Invicta FC 15” fight in November

It looks like Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino’s trip down to bantamweight has begun! The featherweight champion will be gracing the cage in Invicta when she drops down to 140 for her next fight at “Invicta FC 15” in November. The news broke during the post-fight press conference after “Invicta FC 14” on Saturday night. Details surrounding...

Sep 13, 2015 6:59 am

Miesha Tate: Losing that title fight ‘shot me in the heart’

Miesha Tate showed a great deal of improvement and aggression when she disposed of Jessica Eye at “UFC on FOX 16” earlier this year during a win that supposedly earned her a shot at the bantamweight championship. However, UFC President Dana White and Ronda Rousey caught “Cupcake” off guard when it was announced that Holly...

Sep 13, 2015 6:47 am

Roy Nelson reacts to Josh Barnett’s “Gravy Injection” accusations

Josh Barnett is set to return to the land of the rising sun on September 27, 2015 when he squares off with fellow heavyweight Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night 75. The fight will be Barnett’s first since his loss to Travis Browne in December 2013, but he wasted no time in making this a...

Sep 13, 2015 1:09 am

This Invicta FC Strawweight may have the best fight gear of all time

Invicta FC aired another exciting night of fights on UFC Fight Pass last Saturday evening when their “Invicta FC 14” rivaled the Floyd Mayweather pay-per-view. Now, fans of MMA thought they have already seen everything they could in terms of fight gear during the dark ages of the UFC. Whether it was something iconic like...

Sep 12, 2015 10:03 pm

WATCH! Floyd Mayweather has a message for his fans

Floyd Mayweather picked up his forty-ninth win in a row on Saturday night when he earned a major decision victory over Andre Berto. “Money” stuck to his guns and strategy despite Berto’s attempts to trash talk him into a scrap. Mayweather seemed to be thankful for all the fans who watched him pick up his...

Sep 12, 2015 9:39 pm

WATCH! Berto Gets Tired of Mayweather’s Running and Talks Some Trash!

Andre Berto seemed to be getting sick and tired of Floyd Mayweather’s style of fighting so he made sure to let him know! Mayweather’s elusiveness and ability to avoid getting hit may not be a popular way to fight, but nothing beats getting another “W” without taking much damage! Check out the clip below in...

Sep 12, 2015 9:09 pm

WATCH! Mayweather dances his way back to the corner!

Floyd Mayweather’s confidence seems to be as high as ever while in the ring with Andre Berto! Berto tried his hardest to teach “Money” a lesson, but the champion seems to be dancing circles around “The Beast”. This may be the last time fans ever get to see Mayweather in the ring and he is...

Sep 12, 2015 8:47 pm

WATCH! Floyd Mayweather is all business in walk to the ring

When Floyd Mayweather made his way to the ring tonight, he was all business! The undefeated king of boxing is set to put his forty-eight fight win streak on the line against Andre Berto in Las Vegas, Nevada. “Money” will be putting his WBA, WBC and The Ring welterweight titles on the line tonight in...