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May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

2 UFC Hall of Fame Inductees Announced for 2015 Class

The first inductees for the new look UFC Hall of Fame have been announced. Jeff Blatnick – a key personality during the UFC’s formative years – and the April 2005 rematch between Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg will be inducted as in this year’s Contributor and Fight categories, respectively. The announcements were made moments ago...

May 20, 2015 12:03 pm

‘It’s Obvious Anderson Silva Will Never Beat Me’

Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva’s careers will forever be linked together. Regardless of whatever happens in the future, Weidman will always be known for being the man that dethroned the king. Anderson Silva suffered his first loss in years at the hands of Chris Weidman at UFC 162. Some fans considered the victory a fluke...

May 20, 2015 10:25 am

Palhares Fires Back At Trash Talking Jake Shields

WSOF Champion Rousimar Palhares caught wind of BJPENN.COM’s recent interview with Jake Shields and has some choice words for the challenger leading up to their fight. “I don’t know how you come to think in this way about me considering we have never even actually met,” Palhares wrote to MMAJunkie. “But I get it –...

May 20, 2015 10:01 am

Pacquiao: ‘Mayweather Has No Sense of Fair Play’

Earlier in May, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao clashed in the boxing ring in what was expected to be the fight of the decade. What fans received, however, was a chess match that saw Mayweather come out on top after ducking and dodging most of Pac-Man’s punches. Days after the bout was over, Pacquiao announced...

May 18, 2015 8:02 am

Dillashaw: ‘McGregor? Aldo? I’ll Beat Both Of Them’

The current UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw is already making new goals to be a two division champ. Dillashaw is still getting ready for his rematch with former champion Renan Barao, but spoke to Submission Radio and said he believes he has what it takes to beat featherweights Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo. “I would...

May 14, 2015 2:09 am

“Mighty Mouse” Pulls In Low PPV Buys for UFC 186

UFC 186 fell victim to several card changes. The event was supposed to host two championship defenses, but TJ Dillashaw suffered an injury that forced him off the card and Demetrious Johnson was bumped up to the main-event. While he was fighting a talented opponent in Kyoji Horiguchi, they hardly have enough star-power to replace...

May 13, 2015 6:03 pm

Barao On Dillashaw — ‘I Don’t Respect Him As a Champion’

TJ Dillashaw is set to make his second championship defense against Renan Barao at “UFC on FOX 16” on July 25, 2015 and Barao is already starting the trash talk. In a recent interview with Tatame, Barao elaborated on the fact of what he thinks of Dillashaw as a champion. “I never said I don’t...

May 10, 2015 4:27 am

Miocic Broke Major Record During Fight Against Hunt

Stipe Miocic walked into the octagon on Saturday evening and sent a message to the rest of the heavyweight division: Stipe Miocic ain’t nothing to mess with. Mark Hunt proved to be one of the toughest fighters in the company by pushing through pain and punishment for four and a half rounds. Hunt was able...

May 8, 2015 10:51 pm

“GLORY 21: San Diego” Recap: Xavier Vigney Steals the Show

GLORY 21 took place in San Diego, California and was action packed with knockouts from start to… just before the finish. The middleweight championship bout was an anticlimactic clinch-fest, but luckily the heavyweights delivered in their one-night tournament that saw Xavier Vigney come out on top! Levin and Marcus Hug All Night in Clinch-Fest Title...

May 8, 2015 2:07 pm

REPORT: May-Pac PPV Buys Could Exceed 5 Million

Projected numbers are in for the Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view and they are mind-boggling, to say the least. In a recent report from Yahoo Sports, Kevin Iole broke down the projected pay-per-view sales for the event. Leading up to the card, experts predicted they could break the record at 2.5 million sales. Apparently,...

May 7, 2015 2:00 am

FAST! UFC Champ TJ Dillashaw Looking Like a Killer on the Pads

TJ Dillashaw has been putting in the work to make up for the time he spent away from the gym due to his rib injury. Dillashaw was originally scheduled to take on Renan Barao at “UFC 186”, but the injury forced him out of the bout and the rematch will now take place at “UFC...

May 6, 2015 5:04 pm

Mark Hunt Wants to Avenge Loss to Fabricio Werdum

Mark Hunt isn’t a man of many words, but when he speaks the media listens. Hunt is walking into the octagon this Saturday with a chip on his shoulder as he has his most recent loss still on his mind. He will be facing Stipe Miocic at UFC Fight Night 65, but he still has...

May 6, 2015 2:52 pm

PPV Buys for “Mayweather vs. Pacquiao” Could Soar Past 4 Million

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio duked it out in the biggest boxing fight of the decade this past Saturday. Whether fans were happy with the outcome or upset with the lack of action, it will go down in the history books as the biggest pay-per-view boxing event of all time. Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports...

May 5, 2015 10:41 am

Pacquiao’s NAC Paperwork Doesn’t Mention Shoulder Injury

What good is the fight of the century without a little bit of drama? It seems as if Manny Pacquiao and the Nevada State Athletic Commission are playing a little game of “He Said/She Said”. After the bout concluded, “Pac-Man” told the media that he was suffering from a nagging shoulder injury. He says he...

Apr 25, 2015 11:44 pm

White: “What Do We Do Differently in Montreal Next Time? Nothing.’

“We’re gonna do the same thing we’ve been doing. Last year was the craziest year in the company’s history. I wouldn’t have predicted that happening in a million years, but it did. You can’t predict what’s gonna happen sometimes. You just have to deal with it.” Dana White was heated when he took the podium...

Apr 23, 2015 5:23 pm

Rampage: “I’ll Always Look Up to Anderson Silva”

“I look up to Anderson Silva no matter what,” Jackson told members of the media ahead of UFC 186. “The guy is coming off one of the worst injuries known to man, stuff like that, and he’s older. When I heard that (he tested positive) I wished it wasn’t true.” Anderson Silva has been through...

Apr 23, 2015 8:58 am

“‘Daddy’ Dana Won’t Give VanZant Title Shot Because He Doesn’t Want Her to Die”

Paige VanZant is quickly becoming one of the most popular fighters in the UFC’s young women’s strawweight division. The Team Alpha Male fighter made a statement at last weekend’s UFC on FOX 15 event, scoring a dominant decision win over veteran Felice Herrig. VanZant’s victory over “Lil Bulldog” moved her in to the strawweight divisions...

Apr 23, 2015 8:54 am

Danny Castillo vs. Rustam Khabilov added to UFC on FOX 16

A lightweight bout featuring Rustam Khabilov taking on Danny Castillo is the latest addition to July’s UFC on FOX 16 card in Chicago. FOXSports.com was first to announce the booking yesterday afternoon. Castillo and Khabilov were originally slated to fight at January’s UFC 182 event in Las Vegas, but visa issues kept Khabilov from making...

Apr 23, 2015 8:53 am

Ramsey Nijem vs. Erik Koch set for UFC on FOX 16

A lightweight bout featuring Ramsey Nijem taking on Erik Koch is the latest addition to July’s UFC on FOX 16 card in Chicago. UFC officals announced the booking yesterday. Erik Koch (14-4 MMA) will return to the cage for the first time since May of 2014, where he suffered a brutal TKO loss to Daron...

Apr 21, 2015 1:05 pm

Bisping Doesn’t Believe in Weidman Hype, Picks Rockhold to Win

“I’m not convinced on Weidman yet. I’m sorry. I’m still not convinced. No offense. I know he’s getting a little smug up there the longer he’s the champion. It’s starting to go to his head a little bit. Luke Rockhold is going to beat Weidman later in the year. I’ll beat someone in summer, and...