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May 1, 2015 9:02 am

“Uncle Creepy” Gets In Car Accident — ‘I Didn’t Even Run Away!’

Despite the accident taking place on Monday, fighters are still responding to the Jon Jones incident that took place on Sunday morning. While some fighters sympathize for the former champion, most fighters have taken this as an opportunity to poke fun at Jones. McCall, however, has the best reason to make a joke about the...

May 1, 2015 2:09 am

Gus Pulls Out of Teixeira Bout, Title Match Set for UFC Fight Night 69

The injury bug has struck again! This time it’s June’s UFC Fight Night 69 event headliner that has taken the hit. UFC officials announced today that Alexander Gustaffson has been forced out of his scheduled main event bout with former title challenger Glover Teixeira. No word yet if a replacement opponent will be sought for...

May 1, 2015 2:04 am

FEATHERWEIGHT! Diego Sanchez Dropping Down to 145

“I’m going down to 145″ For the first time since 2010, Diego Sanchez will be fighting outside of the lightweight division. Sanchez has fought for the middleweight and welterweight classes in the past, but this time he will be moving down to featherweight! Sanchez has accomplished a milestone at each weight class he fought in....

May 1, 2015 2:03 am

INJURY RATE! Ken-Flo Blames Wrestling Mentality For Massive Injury Index

We are almost five months into the year and we have seen several fight cards altered due to injuries. It has been nowhere near as bad as 2013 was, but it may be time for some fighters to re-evaluate how hard they train. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent leg injury brought up the discussion of how the...


May 1, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! – RETURN OF THE STANKY-LEG!

What could easily earn the most vicious knockout in the half-year awards also takes the cake for the best stanky-leg knockout in mixed martial arts. Kevin Bostick WRECKED Chris Costello at “BAMMA USA BadBeat 15” with an elbow while he was near the cage. Instead of falling backward, Costello simply folded and landed in the...

Apr 30, 2015 4:44 pm

Passed Up For Cowboy, Thomson Ready To Fill In For Marquee Lightweight Matchup

Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez are expected to meet at UFC 188 on June 13, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. However, in the ever-changing sport of mixed martial arts this bout could need a fighter at the drop of a dime. Enter: Josh “The Punk” Thomson. Josh Thomson made a quick recovery after being pulled...

Apr 30, 2015 4:21 pm

Khabib & Luke Pick Sides In Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight

This week’s combat sports focus is not on the UFC, or MMA at all, it’s on Boxing. And as Saturday’s clash between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao draws near, the UFC’s best are weighing in on this weekend’s mega-event. BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage caught up with top UFC fighters Khabib Nurmagomedov and Luke Rockhold, who...

Apr 30, 2015 11:40 am

ROUSEY BFF! ‘One Day I’ll Beat Cyborg’

Watch out Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino— a new challenger has her sights set on the gold around your waist! Newly signed Marina Shafir (1-1 MMA) is looking to rack up whatever wins necessary so she can take “Cyborg” down in Invicta FC. With such little mixed martial arts experience under her belt, Shafir is best known...

Apr 30, 2015 11:36 am

BALL DROPPED! UFC Pushes Thomson To The Side, Books Makdessi vs. Cerrone

Despite all the buzz surrounding Josh Thomson being a possible replacement for the injured Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC officials have chosen to go a different route. John “The Bull” Makdessi will be stepping into the octagon to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 187, ESPN reports. Makdessi just fought this past weekend at UFC 186 where he...

Apr 30, 2015 10:45 am

How To Make TUF Better: ‘Let The Fighters Go To Clubs And Give Them A Day Job’

Like every season of The Ultimate Fighter, the newest one, ATT vs. Blackzilians, has been promoted as the best most intense season yet. But is that the case? If you ask the hosts of popular MMA podcast Stud Show Radio then the answer is probably no. The show returned Thursday night with Justin Buchholz and...

Apr 30, 2015 9:31 am

RANKINGS? With Jones Gone, McGregor Wants Top Slot

After the newest edition of the official UFC rankings were released, Jose Aldo took the top spot on the pound for pound rankings due to the removal of Jon Jones. Even though Conor McGregor sits among a heap of featherweights, the Irish born fighter didn’t even crack the pound for pound list! McGregor responded to...

Apr 30, 2015 5:29 am

Iron Mike: ‘Floyd Mayweather Is a Delusional, Scared Little Man’

Now that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s prizefight of the decade is less than two days away, the stars are coming out and throwing in their two cents on the fight. However, when Mike Tyson heard Mayweather’s claim that he was on Muhammad Ali’s level he went off on “Money”. Tyson stated, “He’s very delusional....

Apr 30, 2015 2:01 am

“Karate Hottie” Waterson Finds a Date for Her First UFC Fight

Newly signed UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson, better known to the rest of the world as “The Karate Hottie”, just confirmed that she officially has her first UFC opponent! Angela Magana will be looking to bounce back from a loss in her UFC debut against Tecia Torres when she steps into the cage with Waterson at...

Apr 30, 2015 1:00 am

DROPPED! Florian Lands Nasty Bodyshot While Sparring

UFC fighter turned UFC on FOX Analyst and colour commentator Kenny Florian is STILL dropping people in sparring sessions. Florian has not stepped into a cage since his loss to Jose Aldo at UFC 136, but still loves the perfect execution of body shots. Check out his knockdown and explanation below: Body shot KO’s may...

Apr 29, 2015 9:44 pm

WATCH! VanZant Shakes Her Money Maker In New Dancing Clip

Paige VanZant stopped by FOX Sports Live to give us an exclusive look at her SWEET dance moves! The UFC strawweight is coming fresh off her dominant victory over Felice Herrig at UFC on FOX 15. WATCH! Rousey Pulls Of Armbar Against Luke Rockhold! [Cover Photo via The Internet]

Apr 29, 2015 4:17 pm

FLASHBACK! In 2011 White Previewed Jon Jones’ Battle Ahead

“Jon Jones got through a tough test tonight,” said White. “The real challenge starts now. When you become the UFC champion, and you have the charisma and the personality and all the things that Jon Jones has, this kid looks like he could be a breakthrough star that appeals to many different people— but this...

Apr 29, 2015 4:09 pm

1ST OF HIS KIND! Jon Jones Sets New Precedent For Title Strippings.

Tuesday evening was not the first time a fighter has been stripped of his title and it won’t be the last. However, Jon Jones became the first champion to be stripped for violating the fighter’s code of conduct policy after his hit and run incident! MMA.TV compiled a list that highlights UFC fighters’ title vacancies!...

Apr 29, 2015 2:28 pm

Khabib: ‘dos Anjos Is a Fake Champ’

If you put a camera in front of Khabib Nurmagomedov and turn the red light on, you can guarantee yourself he is going to have a field day. Nurmagomedov continues his assault on Rafael dos Anjos as Nurmy attacks the legitimacy of his championship spot among the heap of lightweights. “I think a lot of...

Apr 29, 2015 2:23 pm

Do You Think Demetrious Johnson Is Boring? This Fighter Does

Stud Show Radio returned with episode 58 on Tuesday night and boy did they have a lot of interesting MMA topics to talk about. From Jon Jones’ current troubles to Ben Askren’s controversial fight. While talking about Askren, the discussion of boring fighters who lay on top of their opponents came up and co-host Justin...

Apr 29, 2015 9:03 am

‘I Guess I Gotta Get My Fat Butt Back in the Gym!’

“Fat”. Right. UFC middleweight title contender Luke Rockhold was excited to learn his AKA teammate Daniel Cormier would be getting another shot at UFC gold! After Jon Jones was stripped of his belt and suspended from the UFC, Cormier was the next logical opponent to fill Jones’ spot at UFC 187. Rockhold is excited to...

Apr 29, 2015 2:00 am

WHOSE HAND? Team Alpha Male Fighter Gropes Manequin For LOLZ

Urijah Faber may be on his way to Manilla to face Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night 66, but he took some time away from his training camp to look for some booty! Check out this picture of Team Alpha Male’s Faber looking for some trouble with a stacked mannequin. In search for the Pirates...

Apr 28, 2015 11:59 pm

When King Cobras Attack! UFC Fighters Come Face-To-Face With Deadly Snakes

The UFC’s Thiago Tavares and Nazareno Malegarie are on location in Thailand training for their Octagon returns with Phuket Top Team and playing with snakes. Watch the fellas come face to face with King Cobras n this sneak peek of our Phuket Dreaming series! The man handling the snaked has been bitten TWICE over the...

Apr 28, 2015 8:40 pm

UFC Pulls A 187 On Jon Jones! D.C. In vs. “Rumble”

It’s official: Jon Jones is out of his bout with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC 187. Instead, Daniel Cormier will be facing “Rumble” at UFC 187 for the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship! UFC broke the news through their official Instagram. BREAKING: Jon Jones out of #UFC187. @dc_mma steps in to face @Anthony_Rumble for the LHW...

Apr 28, 2015 2:05 pm

He Can FLY! Jon Jones Can Travel Out of State for UFC 187

Jon Jones appeared in front of Judge Maria Dominguez at the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court in Albuquerque, New Mexico to review whether or not the officer has a reason to arrest him in the first place. The UFC Light Heavyweight Champion did not enter a plea at the proceeding and a sixty day rule date...

Apr 28, 2015 2:04 pm

UH OH — Dana White & UFC Officials Have Met with Jon Jones!

UFC President Dana White, CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and COO Lawrence Epstein all flew to Albuquerque, New Mexico on Tuesday to meet with Jon Jones. The light heavyweight champion, his legal team and UFC officials will be discussing the fallout of his arrest on Monday on a felony charge of leaving the scene of an accident...

Apr 28, 2015 1:10 pm

Rick Story vs. Erick Silva set to headline UFC Fight Night 70

A key welterweight bout featuring Rick Story taking on Erick Silva will headline June’s UFC Fight Night 70 event in Brazil. Combate was first to announce the fight, though UFC officials have yet to make a formal announcement. Rick “The Horror” Story (18-8 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three...

Apr 28, 2015 12:26 pm

Khabib Wants to See Cormier Fight “Rumble” for UFC Title

The always outspoken Khabib Nurmagomedov already has it all planned out if Jon Jones is pulled from his bout at UFC 187. Nurmy said he wants to see Daniel Cormier step into the octagon with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson to decide the new UFC Light Heavyweight Championship– check it out! If Jones out I would like...

Apr 28, 2015 11:38 am

Roy Nelson Rustles Jimmies by Comparing Jones/Rampage Incidents

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson threw in his two-cents on the Jon Jones incident that has been developing throughout the past two days. Always one to crack a joke, Nelson sent out this Facebook status and picture poking fun at the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson: Nelson is referring to an...