776 Search Results for injuries

May 10, 2016 7:43 pm

BREAKING: Dennis Siver out of fight with BJ Penn, UFC searching for new opponent

More injuries are causing problems for the UFC. After a late report on Tuesday that Anderson Silva was forced to pull out of his UFC 198 bout against Uriah Hall, BJPENN.COM has learned that UFC featherweight Dennis Siver has pulled out of his UFC 199 bout with BJ Penn. Penn said he received a call...

May 7, 2016 9:36 am

VIDEO | Gruesome MMA arm injury *GRAPHIC*

While injuries like this don’t happen very often in MMA, when they do, the result is absolutely horrific. In Judo class, one of the first lessons you will learn is to never plant your hand while being thrown. The result is often extremely bad, as seen in this video above. We would like to wish...

May 6, 2016 9:38 pm

VIDEO | Cain Velasquez opens up on “kinda depressing” back injury

Back in February, Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum were slated to have a highly anticipated rematch for the UFC heavyweight championship at UFC 196. Ultimately, both men were forced to withdraw from the bout with injuries, and the event became ‘UFC FN: Hendricks vs. Thompson’. Now, Fabricio Werdum is slated to fight Stipe Miocic in...

May 4, 2016 11:49 am

Bellator MMA fighter Jordan Parsons passes away after tragic accident

Bellator MMA featherweight Jordan Parsons has passed away after he was hit in a hit-and-run accident in Florida over the weekend. Bellator President Scott Coker released a statement on Wednesday following news of Parson’s death. “It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of a dear member of the Bellator family, Jordan Parsons....


May 4, 2016 8:58 am

VIDEO | Cat Zingano training for UFC return

Its been over a year since Cat Zingano was in the Octagon. In her last Octagon appearance, Zingano infamously lost to Ronda Rousey via 1st round submission in just 14 seconds. Zingano took some time off to recharge, and let some lingering injuries heal, and will now make her return to the Octagon at UFC...

May 1, 2016 6:13 pm

UFC flyweight Ian McCall says he may never fight again

UFC flyweight contender Ian McCall (13-5-1 MMA) may never fight again. The 31-year-old, known as “Uncle Creepy”, was a recent guest on The MMA Hour and told host Ariel Helwani that his body is just “banged up” and that he would likely not make it through another training camp. His words: “Just to put it...

Apr 27, 2016 10:43 am

Ronda Rousey dives deeper into Hollywood with Lifetime Network three movie deal

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has just inked another deal in the film industry. Rousey has landed a contract for three movies with the Lifetime Network. Rousey joins other stars including Janet Jackson and Serena Williams who will be a part of Lifetime’s 2016-2017 development schedule, according to Deadspin. Rousey’s deal with the...

Apr 18, 2016 2:31 pm

UFC President Dana White: ‘I think Rashad Evans is probably going to retire’

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans swallowed a tough pill on Saturday after being knocked out by the heavy hands of Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC on FOX 19. Despite only having two consecutive losses in his past two fights in the Octagon, the brutal knockout was the first time “Suga”...

Apr 15, 2016 9:00 am

Khabib Nurmagomedov makes case for a title shot

While Khabib Nurmagomedov has been away from the UFC for two years due to several injuries. With that being said, Nurmagomedov holds a win over current UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, and is 6-0 in the UFC. Ahead of his UFC on FOX 19 scrap against UFC newcomer Darrell Horcher, Nurmagomedov made his case...

Apr 13, 2016 8:39 am

Referee reflects on stoppage in Joao Carvalho vs. Charlie Ward fight

Earlier this week tragic news surfaced that MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away due to injuries sustained in his fight at TEF1 Dublin against Charlie Ward. While many questioned why the fight hadn’t been stopped sooner, referee Mariusz Domasat is defending the stoppage. He spoke to Irish Independent: If you watch the fight you...

Apr 7, 2016 2:55 pm

Cat Zingano officially gets opponent for UFC return

Cat Zingano has been hyping up her UFC return for quite some time. While Zingano has remained silent regarding who she would be fighting, she promised fans that it would be an exciting fight that took place sometime around her birthday on July 1st, leading many to expect the fight to take place at UFC...

Apr 2, 2016 10:32 am

Jon Jones sends Daniel Cormier a message following injury

While there has been no shortage of animosity between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier during the course of their heated rivalry, even Jones doesn’t have any ill wishes for Cormier. It was revealed yesterday evening that Cormier had suffered a knee injury during training and would be unable to fight Jones in the main event...

Apr 1, 2016 6:23 pm

Report: Daniel Cormier out of UFC 197 fight with Jon Jones

Injuries have come to plague another big UFC pay-per-view card in 2016. BJPENN.COM has learned through sources close to AKA that current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has suffered an injury and will not be able to defend his title for the scheduled rematch with former champion Jon Jones at UFC 197. Rumors were...

Mar 30, 2016 2:34 am

Joe Lauzon vs. Diego Sanchez in the works for UFC 200

A bout that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it is being targeted for UFC 200. MMA Fighting reports that the UFC is working on putting a fight together between Joe Lauzon and Diego Sanchez. The TUF veterans were originally scheduled to fight back at UFC 180, but injuries suffered by both Lauzon...

Mar 26, 2016 1:24 pm

VIDEO | Cat Zingano talks about “epic” return to the Octagon

It has been over a year since Cat Zingano was inside the Octagon. In her last Octagon appearance, Zingano was defeated by Ronda Rousey back at UFC 184. Since then, Zingano has taken time off from the Octagon to rest some injuries, in addition to spending time with her son and traveling the world! Footage...

Mar 15, 2016 2:17 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey announces her own ‘breaking’ news via social media

BREAKING: @RondaRousey is "Back biting apples again!"https://t.co/AZd50JYI8p — UNINTERRUPTED (@uninterrupted) March 14, 2016 Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey suffered some devastating injuries in her knockout loss to fellow former champion Holly Holm back at UFC 193 in November of last year. Rousey stayed out of the spotlight and kept relatively quiet on her...

Mar 9, 2016 1:38 pm

This is how Rafael dos Anjos feels about missing the biggest payday of his career

Nate Diaz became a millionaire with just one fight against UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos was supposed to be in that spot, but an injury forced him out of the fight with McGregor leading Diaz to step in as a late replacement. Dos Anjos appeared on the MMA Hour...

Mar 7, 2016 1:13 am

VIDEO | Fabricio Werdum slams ‘prostitute’ Conor McGregor after loss to Nate Diaz

Toma @thenotoriousmma PROSTITUTA! 😂😂😂😂😂 Tem q respeitar os outros lutadores! #cudecachorro . prostitute @thenotoriousmma You have to respect the other fighters . @redeglobo @portaldovaletudo @graciemag_br @tatamemagazine @canalcombateoficial @ufc @ufc_brasil A video posted by Fabricio Werdum (@werdum) on Mar 5, 2016 at 10:23pm PST The bitterness between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and UFC heavyweight champion...

Mar 4, 2016 9:39 am

PHOTO | Rafael dos Anjos shows proof of his broken foot, out for six more weeks

With less than two weeks out from the biggest fight of his career, lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos pulled out of his scheduled bout with featherweight champion Conor McGregor with a foot injury. Dos Anjos updated everyone with his injured foot. He posted two photos to his Instagram account and captioned the first saying, “—>>>Me...

Mar 4, 2016 7:28 am

‘I hate’ the ‘business side’ of Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate- Dana White

UFC President Dana White joked with UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta should have is promoters license pulled if they didn’t book and immediate rematch between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey. Holm v Tate for UFC 196 was booked anyway. White is not necessarily happy about it. White said Thursday on The Jim Rome Show “I’ll tell you this,...

Mar 3, 2016 8:33 am

Suspicious details emerge regarding Matt Mitrione vs. Travis Browne bout

Back in January at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz’ Matt Mitrione suffered one of the most gruesome eye injuries in the history of MMA at the hands of Travis Browne. Mitrione was poked in the same eye twice by Browne, which subsequently lead to him being unable to see out of that eye. Due...

Mar 1, 2016 9:35 pm

Matt Mitrione officially appeals TKO loss to Travis Browne

Back at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ earlier this year, Matt Mitrione suffered one of the most gruesome eye injuries in the history of combat sports. According to Mitrione, the eye pokes left him unable to see out of the eye, which ultimately resulted in his orbital being cracked from a cross thrown by Browne. While...