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Jul 16, 2015 9:43 am

Frank Mir: ‘It Would Be An Honor To Fight Fedor’

Frank Mir added another amazing finish to his highlight reel at last night’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego, when he floored Todd Duffee with a brutal left hand in the opening round of their main event fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion has fought a legendary list of heavyweights during his MMA career...

Jul 16, 2015 9:21 am

Mike Tyson Gushes About Rousey: ‘She’s A Killer’

Iron Mike Tyson is a big fan of MMA and the UFC. He can be seen at almost all of the major events, sitting ringside. When Tyson talks about a fighter, it’s a good idea to listen to his opinion, after all, he is Mike Tyson. Tyson spoke with Yahoo Sports about one of his...

Jul 16, 2015 6:41 am

UFC Fighters React To Frank Mir’s One-Punch KO Over Duffee

Last night at UFC Fight Night San Diego Frank Mir shocked the world again by standing and trading with Todd Duffee, instead of trying to get the fight to the ground. He ate a few big shots but eventually connected with a massive left hand that put Duffee out cold. It was a beautiful one-punch...

Jul 16, 2015 12:52 am

Octagon Of Love? — VanZant Off The Market

This might be some troubling news for all you FanZants out there, but Paige VanZant seems to be officially off the market. It’s been speculated for a while, but now it has been confirmed, by Cody Garbrandt, that the two are an item. Garbrandt just fought at UFC 189 and VanZant will fight at UFC...


Jul 15, 2015 1:28 pm

Melvin Guillard vs. Brandon Girtz set to headline Bellator 141

Melvin Guillard (32-14-2 MMA) will make his Bellator debut next month when he squares off against fellow lightweight Brandon Girtz (11-4 MMA) in the headlining bout of Bellator 141. Bellator officials announced the news earlier today: “Since signing Melvin in May, we have been anxious to get him inside the Bellator cage,” Bellator MMA President...

Jul 15, 2015 1:09 pm

Manager: Fedor’s Ready For Top 10 Opponent

MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko has announced that he will return to MMA and now we’re all just waiting to see where and who he’ll fight. According to Fedor’s long-time manager, Vadim Finkelchtein, the news was just as shocking to him, but he thinks Fedor could fight a top 10 opponent upon his arrival. Here’s what...

Jul 15, 2015 11:48 am

Faber Questions McGregor’s Grappling Skills

Looks like things are just getting started between UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor and Team Alpha Male’s Urijah Faber. The two will be coaching opposite each other in the next season of The Ultimate Fighter and the trash talk has already been going on for a while. They won’t fight at the end of...

Jul 15, 2015 11:31 am

Andrei Arlovski: ‘I Want Fedor Next!’

Fedor Emelianenko has announced that he wants to return to MMA, and naturally fans, media and other fighters went crazy. One of those fighters? UFC heavyweight Andrei Arlovski. You might remember Arlovski suffered a brutal KO loss to Fedor and now he wants nothing more than to avenge it. Here’s what he had to say...

Jul 15, 2015 11:06 am

Ben Rothwell Teared Up During UFC 189

‘Big’ Ben Rothwell was in attendance for this past weekends UFC 189. The UFC heavyweight fighters soaked in the experience and said it was so massive that it actually had him tearing up. Here’s what he said while on The MMA Hour: “When you’re sitting ringside, you can’t see how daunting a filled arena of...

Jul 15, 2015 10:19 am

Holly Holm Opens Up About Jon Jones

UFC bantamweight Holly Holm will fight Wednesday at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee, when she takes on Marion Reneau. Holm is also a teammate of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. While doing press for her upcoming fight, she talked to FOX Sports about Jones: “I think Jon’s always been a really supportive...

Jul 15, 2015 7:09 am

Frank Mir: ‘Duffee’s Team Have To Hide Razor Blades’

“As far as Todd physically, people look at him and he looks like a physical dynamo. The average UFC fan just looks at him on the scale when we weigh-in and they are like ,’Oh my!’ When he takes his shirt off, he is quite impressive. And I think for two or three minutes he...

Jul 15, 2015 6:06 am

UFC Fighters React To Fedor’s Return

Yesterday reports surfaced that MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko will be coming out of retirement to fight inside the cage again. The heavyweight released a statement confirming his desire to step back into competition and understandably the MMA world went nuts. Check out how these MMA fighters reacted to the surprising news!   I leave my...

Jul 15, 2015 3:08 am

BEEF! Weidman Vs. Rockhold/Cormier

Two UFC champions and an upcoming title challenger went to war on social media yesterday. Middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently did an interview saying he wanted to go up to 205 and that light-heavyweight champion Daniel Comier was afraid of him. Cormier responded by posting a tweet, then things took off from there. Check out...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

Frank Mir: ‘The UFC Told Me Lesnar Was Coming Back’

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has been busy preparing for his UFC Fight Night 71 main-event bout with Todd Duffee. Mir, who is coming off a knockout win over “Bigfoot” Silva, recently revealed an interesting story to MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani while in attendance at Sunday’s TUF 21 Finale event. According to the heavyweight submission...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

Faber Admits McGregor Altercation ‘Looked Rigged’

If you thought the ‘altercation’ between Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor looked fake, well, Faber’s right there with you. ‘The California Kid’ talked on The MMA Hour and said he thought it looked a little weird when he watched it too, but it is what it is. “It does look like it was rigged. I...

Jul 14, 2015 4:34 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. # 76

Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a biweekly MMA podcast that airs Tuesday and Thursday right here on BJPENN.COM. The show features hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy talking to callers and guests about all the latest stories in MMA and beyond.  Guests from Team Alpha Male appear on...

Jul 14, 2015 3:33 pm

Coach: Conor Didn’t Train Any Wrestling Ahead Of UFC 189

UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor battled through takedowns and some brutal elbows to eventually catch Chad Mendes in the second round of their fight at UFC 189, and win by TKO. So, about that wrestling. McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh, told The MMA Hour that ahead of the fight McGregor actually did zero live wrestling during...

Jul 14, 2015 2:09 pm

He’s Back! Fedor Emelianenko’s Coming Out Of Retirement

MMA fans, take a deep breath and try to compose yourselves because Fedor Emelianenko has announced that he is coming out of retirement to fight again. According to the Russian MMA media outlet Union MMA, who reported it first, the MMA legend will began training again and plans on stepping back into the cage. Here’s...

Jul 14, 2015 9:12 am

All ‘UFN: San Diego’ Fighters Pass Out-Of-Competition Testing

The California State Athletic Commission tested 16 fighters on the ‘UFC Fight Night: San Diego’ card out-of-competition and it turns out that they all passed. That was the most fighters from one card ever tested out-of-competion in the states history. CSAC’s Andy Foster reveled that all tests came back clean, including Gilbert Melendez. Melendez was...

Jul 14, 2015 8:58 am

REPORT! Joseph Benavidez Vs. Henry Cejudo Planned For UFC 191

  Looks like UFC flyweight title challenger Joseph Benavidez will be taking on Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo in September at UFC 191. According to MMASucka, the fight has been booked, although no one from the UFC or the fighters themselves have confirmed the news. Benavidez is riding a three fight win streak and Cejudo...

Jul 14, 2015 7:47 am

Chad Mendes Suffered Injury Early In McGregor Fight

It looks like UFC featherweight Chad Mendes suffered a broke bone early in round one of his fight with Conor McGregor at Saturday’s UFC 189. According to Mednes’ manager, Mike Roberts, the Team Alpha Male fighter sustained a broken thumb early in the first round. Mendes was notified of the injury on Monday. It is...

Jul 14, 2015 3:10 am

Paul Daley: ‘Mr. Crotch-Check Has Serious Issues’

The war of the words continue between Bellator MMA fighters Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley. While talking to The Three Amigos Podcast, Daley had plenty to say about Koscheck: “I think Mr Crotch-check has some serious issues. I think he has some delayed development of the brain. He’s just a very weird guy. I commend...

Jul 14, 2015 2:24 am

UFC Returns To Brazil In November

The UFC will return to Brazil in November and will hold a card in Sao Paulo. This is according to MMAFighting, who says the UFC is planning to put on a Fight Night event on Nov. 7. The UFC moved Fight Night 70 from Brazil to Hollywood, FL, so naturally they are looking to fill...

Jul 13, 2015 5:05 pm

Ronda Rousey Dominates and Submits Guy in Sparring Session — WATCH!

UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has dominated any and all competition that Joe Silva and Dana White have put in front of her. Now, she’s preparing for her biggest challenge yet: The Undefeated Bethe Correia. In preparation of her next title defense, Rousey has been participating in light sparring sessions and she is whoopin’...

Jul 13, 2015 3:05 pm

Robbie Lawler’s Boxing Coach Resigns after UFC 189 Win

Days after Robbie Lawler’s first defense of the UFC Welterweight Championship, boxing coach Matt Pena has decided to resign from the champion’s team. Pena will continue to coach boxers, but will be taking some time from coaching MMA fighters for the time being. “It is with deep regret that I’m resigning as boxing coach for...

Jul 13, 2015 1:34 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Payout Report: Masvidal Earns Six Figures with KO Win

“The Ultimate Fighter: ATT vs. Blackzilians” finale is in the books and the payout report has been released! Jorge Masvidal picked up a big knockout victory over Cezar Ferreira on Sunday night and will be taking home $102,000! Jake Ellenberger is the second biggest earner on the card, but keep in mind that Thompson will...

Jul 13, 2015 11:33 am

Invicta FC 13 Payout Report: ‘Cyborg’ Earns More than Half of Total Payroll

Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos not only dominated Faith Van Duin in the main event of “Invicta FC 13”, but she also dominated the payroll as well! “Cyborg” took home $100,000 of the $162,000 reported payouts from Friday’s event. MMA Junkie obtained the payouts on Monday afternoon. Check out the report below! The disclosed purses reported by certain...

Jul 13, 2015 9:12 am

UFC 189 Payout Report: McGregor and Mendes Earn Big

Chad Mendes stepped in on short notice to save the main-event of “UFC 189” and was rewarded handsomely for doing so. Conor McGregor was able to put away Mendes in less than ten minutes, but it wasn’t with ease. McGregor was cut open and was taken down several times before finishing Mendes with strikes in...