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Feb 3, 2015 3:57 pm

Cesar Gracie Explains Why Nick Ditched His Flight

“He didn’t know about the camera crew there. They totally caught him off guard. He wasn’t ready for it. He was uncomfortable and he wouldn’t be able to rest. So he said, ‘Hey, I’m catching a different plane’ and then he left.” “Nick wasn’t prepared for that. He was just trying to get into fight...

Feb 3, 2015 2:04 pm

Silva Manager: ‘Nick Diaz has got balls’

“Speaking to my business partner Jorge [Guimaraes], he said that was one of the greatest shoots he’d ever seen. Nick Diaz going and laying down, Nick Diaz doing what he was doing, and not only doing that…but doing that to Anderson Silva.” “I mean, if you’re going to lay down in a mixed martial arts...

Feb 3, 2015 1:22 pm

He’s A “Two-Time Convicted Juicehead”

“First of all, Vitor, he failed a drug test. That’s his second drug test that he failed. Usually he’d be out for at least a year, but I think they tested him when there was no bout agreement, so they couldn’t really punish him the way they wanted to. He wasn’t licensed. So the guy’s...

Feb 3, 2015 12:27 pm

Mousasi: ‘Where’s Vitor? Where’s the lion?’

With recent news that UFC 184 had lost it’s main event, several top UFC middleweights were hoping to cash-in. One of those middleweight’s was Gegard Mousasi, who accepted the UFC’s offer to fill in for Chris Weidman, against Vitor Belfort, only to be turned down by “The Phenom.” He took to twitter to vent his...


Feb 3, 2015 11:05 am

Fallon Fox & Jessica Eye Engage In Twitter Beef

Top UFC bantamweight, Jessica “Evil” Eye, and controversial transgendered MMA Fighter Fallon FOX, recently engaged in some twitter beef. Check it: @FallonFox look you can be upset all you want. I didn't insult you but how dare you tell me what I am and am not aloud to have opinion on — Jessica Eye (@jessicaevileye)...

Feb 3, 2015 10:27 am

WATCH! — Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #038 — Live At 8PM PT

Heads up Fight Fans! Team Alpha Male Radio is back tonight with another ‘can’t miss’ episode featuring the MMA World’s Team of The Year, Team Alpha Male. This is MMA’s best Video Podcast, and we like it so much we’re featuring it twice-weekly on BJPENN.COM. It’s like a reality/TV show, but live, and featuring the...

Feb 3, 2015 3:58 am

Little girl knocks out ex UFC fighter?

In this video, alleged ex-UFC fighter, ‘Jose’ gets KO’d by this 110 pound girl named Carrie Meoak. Can anyone identify this MMA Mystery man claiming to be a UFC Vet?

Feb 2, 2015 12:56 pm

UFC files motion to have Antitrust lawsuit moved to Nevada

Last Friday, UFC parent company Zuffa, LLC filed a motion to transfer the Antitrust lawsuit filed against them from San Jose, California to the state of Nevada. The UFC, whose headquarters are based in Las Vegas, believe the proceedings would be “fair and logical” if the case was heard in Nevada. Zuffa also claims that...

Feb 2, 2015 12:56 pm

Gray Maynard vs. Alexander Yakovlev set for UFC Fight Night 63 in Virginia

A lightweight bout featuring Gray Maynard (11-6-1 MMA) taking on Alexander Yakovlev (21-6-1 MMA) has been added to April’s UFC Fight Night 63 event in Virginia. UFC officials announced the booking earlier today. Former UFC title challenger Gray Maynard will be looking to score his first win since June of 2012 when he takes on...

Feb 2, 2015 10:41 am

Fight Taunts 101 – Laying Down In Front Of A Spider

A video posted by MMA-Core (@mma_core) on Feb 1, 2015 at 12:56am PST You’ve heard about it, now see it for yourself! During the first round of UFC 183, Nick Diaz taunted Anderson Silva like no one else ever has, laying down in front of ‘The Spider’, standing with his back to the cage, and...

Feb 2, 2015 7:32 am

Fighters React To Patriots Super Bowl Win

Last night the New England Patriots secured a very narrow win over the Seattle Seahawks. With just seconds left in the game, the Patriots grabbed an interception, preventing the Seahawks, who were just yards away from the end zone, from scoring. Below are fighter reactions to the game, as well as the brawl that occurred...

Feb 2, 2015 5:40 am

Rising Star Jake Matthews Trained In His Backyard Until Recently

Australian rising star, Jake Matthews, who had a brief stint on The Ultimate Fighter, has gone 2-0 since his time on the show, submitting both Dashon Johnson, and Vagner Rocha. The wins extended Matthews unbeaten streak to 8, leaving the 20-year old undefeated in his professional career. What’s even more impressive however, is that Matthews...

Feb 2, 2015 5:05 am

Paige VanZant: ‘I’m Going To Prove That I’m Not Just A Pretty Face’

Recently top ranked UFC women’s strawweight Paige VanZant was put under fire from critics after making a seemingly innocent comment that she and Felice Herrig, her next opponent, are the ‘hot girls’ in the UFC. Paige responded to her critics prior to UFC 183 in a media scrum, saying: “You know, I think that me...

Feb 1, 2015 10:49 am

Dana White Explains Why Brandao vs. Hettes Was Cancelled Last Minute

Last night, Diego Brandao vs. Jimy Hettes was scrapped from the UFC Fight Pass preliminary card of UFC 183 last minute. The UFC released a statement which explained that Jimy Hettes passed out backstage, and was taken to a local hospital, according to MMAJunkie. UFC President Dana White explained after the event, that the doctor...

Feb 1, 2015 8:39 am

Pros React To Anderson Silva’s Return To The UFC

Last night in the main-event of UFC 183, Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon to take on Nick Diaz. The bout was scored unanimously in favor of Silva, however it was much closer than the scorecards reflected. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the bout. COM'ON @nickdiaz209 #bayarea — Josh Thomson (@THEREALPUNK)...

Jan 31, 2015 9:39 pm

UFC 183 Results: Silva Brought to Tears with Win Over Diaz

After a year away from the octagon, Anderson Silva looked like “The Spider” of old. After his hand was raised when the judges’ decision was read, Silva broke down crying thankful for another chance to step in the octagon after his traumatic leg injury. Diaz helped him up and thanked him for such an exciting...

Jan 31, 2015 4:18 pm

UFC 183 Results: Santos Lands Liver Shot on Enz, Gets 1st Round ‘W’

Thiago Santos brought the crowd to life with his first round stoppage over Andy Enz! The middleweight bout kicked off UFC 183 on Fight Pass. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny Santos landed a body kick right on the liver of Enz after a short feeling out process. Enz backed up to the fencing of...

Jan 31, 2015 3:56 pm

UFC 183 Results: Hettes Ruled out of Bout with Brandao

Jimy Hettes has been ruled out in his bout against Diego Brandao. The bout was supposed to kick off UFC 183 on the Fight Pass portion of the preliminaries, but medical issues forced Hettes out of the bout. Nothing has been confirmed, but sources told MMAJunkie that Hettes passed out backstage. We will have more...

Jan 31, 2015 12:21 pm

Gastelum Coach on Bad Weight Cut: “I was scared”

“He wasn’t vomiting food. It was more like mucus. He was in a bad state where he couldn’t get himself off the floor. I had to pick him up. I was scared. I’ve never had an athlete do that before. That’s the long and short of it. “I was thinking the fight was off. There’s...

Jan 30, 2015 4:38 pm

Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington moved to co-main event status at UFC 184

The highly anticipated octagon debut of former world boxing champion Holly Holm (7-0 MMA) will now serve as the co-main event for UFC 184 this February in Los Angeles. Holly Holm takes on Raquel Pennington (5-4 MMA) at the event. UFC officials announced the move shortly after news broke that Chris Weidman suffered a rib...

Jan 30, 2015 4:29 pm

Weidman vs. Belfort Off — Ronda Rousey Headlines UFC 184

According to THIS REPORT (via MMAJunkie.com), Chris Weidman is injured, and out of his scheduled contest with Vitor Belfort. The UFC has yet to officially announce the bouts cancellation. MMAJunkie’s report reads as follows: MMAjunkie has learned from several sources close to the promotion that Weidman has suffered an injury in training and has been...

Jan 30, 2015 11:58 am

Anderson Silva: ‘Sorry UFC, I no wear Reebok’

“I don’t like this idea. When you use a brand, it has to be passed something true, it has to exist a connection. I have no identity with Reebok. I have always used Nike, even before our sponsor deal. I’m not stop wearing because the contract ended. There is no point making me use something...

Jan 30, 2015 11:50 am

Gastelum: ‘Rory MacDonald deserves the next title shot’

“Honestly, I believe that Rory MacDonald should get it. That’s my own personal opinion. He deserves it. He’s [on] a three-fight winning streak, beat some of the best guys in the division and I believe he deserves it.” “I think I haven’t proven it to anybody to get the next title shot.” In a new...

Jan 30, 2015 11:44 am

McMann: ‘You can be beautiful, and a fighter’

“I think there are a lot of people that are more old school. They definitely see that women should act a certain way and that if they don’t act that way then something is amiss. But I think that it is coming along; women are allowed to be say what they want, and say how...

Jan 30, 2015 11:02 am

UFC Females Making Noise, Want To Fight

The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 drew in an entire top 10 of female strawweight talent to the UFC fold. But… “where they at though?” Outside of a few, fortunate fighters, the UFC’s 115 pound ladies are sitting idle, and they’re growing tired of being on the shelf. What’s up UFC? Here’s the latest: No fight...

Jan 30, 2015 10:32 am

Big Nog “Would Love” To Fight Brock Lesnar

With Brock Lesnar’s WWE contract expiring in April, many, myself included, are anticipating his return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. And while I’m sure every heavyweight fighter wants to get a crack at the former UFC champion, “Big Nog” just threw his name in the hat, and comes in as the most credentialed man for...

Jan 30, 2015 10:24 am

Weidman Camp Against Third Fight With Silva

“I don’t want to see the fight. Me personally as a trainer, I don’t want to see the fight. And the guy is getting older. At this point, you have nothing to prove. I don’t get it. I don’t want to see the guy get hurt. You’re putting a talented, one of the greatest of...