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Dec 24, 2015 9:15 am

Gleison Tibau fails second drug test

Earlier this month it was revealed that Gleison Tibau had been suspended for blood doping. Tibau subsequently released a statement in which he apologized for his actions, and also offered Abel Trujillo a rematch. Now, according to UFC.com, Tibau has failed a second drug test, this time an in-competition one. “The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)...

Dec 20, 2015 5:53 pm

Must See Video! UFC 195: Lawler vs Condit – Terrifying

Just when you thought the UFC was running out of steam after a record breaking UFC 194 event, you get smacked in the face with a huge welterweight fight with Carlos “The Natural Born Killer” Condit against “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler to set off your New Year. The former WEC champ at one point was set...

Nov 30, 2015 1:09 pm

Carlos “Natural Born Killer” Condit: “This is my shot!”

Carlos “The Natural Born Killer” Condit will have another crack at the welterweight title against reigning champion Robbie Lawler, which takes place in the UFC 195 main event on January 2, 2016 in the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. “I probably don’t have too much longer,” the former World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) champion told...

Nov 22, 2015 8:15 am

Cejudo gives conditions for fighting for UFC championship in Vegas

Henry Cejudo extended his undefeated record this past weekend when he picked up a split decision win over Jussier Formiga in Monterrey Mexico. UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson was on hand for the fight, because the winner of the bout would likely be his next opponent. Following the win, it has been assumed that Cejudo...


Nov 12, 2015 7:06 pm

MMA Champion Travis Browne: I have a champion’s mindset

Travis Browne is currently spending his time training at Glendale Fighting Club in Glendale California under the tutelage of Edmond Tarverdyan, who also trains UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage caught up with Browne at Glendale Fighting Club to discuss his recent loss to Andrei Arlovski, Nick Diaz’s suspension, and what’s...

Nov 11, 2015 11:46 am

BREAKDOWN! Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau

This Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Joanna Jedrzejczyk will look to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau at the Etihad Stadium in to co-main event of UFC 193. Ahead of the fight we decided to do a breakdown of the co-main event bout and look at what both women will have to do...

Nov 9, 2015 9:24 am

UFC exec: Anderson Silva wants to fight in Brazil in comeback fight

Although nothing is set for the return of Anderson “The Spider” Silva yet, Giovani Decker, general manager of the UFC’s Brazil office says that a fight in Silva’s homeland is likely on his wish list. “I think it’s another wish of Anderson’s to fight in Brazil; I think every fighter has that wish,” Decker said...

Nov 7, 2015 8:29 am

WATCH! Sage Northcutt shows off ninja-like skills

“Just messing around” A video posted by Sage Northcutt (@supersagenorthcutt) on Nov 6, 2015 at 3:20pm PST Well we’ve seen Nick Diaz showing off ninja-like skills with nunchucks, now we have a video of UFC prospect Sage Northcutt showing off his ninja-like skills. Check out the video above.

Nov 6, 2015 7:00 am

Anderson Silva hints on comeback with more focus than ever

UFC legend Anderson Silva announced on his Facebook page that he is ready to come back to the UFC. The former UFC middleweight champion often talked about in pound-for-pound lists was suspended for one year after testing positive for steroids in his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva posted a photo with this...

Oct 30, 2015 8:07 am

Palhares reacts to “unfair decision” handed down by NSAC

Yesterday former WSOF champion Rousimar Palhares appeared in front of the NSAC for unsportsmanlike conduct after once again holding a submission after his opponent tapped. The incident occurred at WSOF 22 when Palhares held a kimura submission after Jake Shields tapped out. Referee Steve Mazzagatti intervened, and it appeared Palhares was still refusing to relinquish...

Oct 28, 2015 9:50 am

REPLAY! UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum

At the UFC 193 Ronda Rousey media day scrum Rousey fielded questions from reporters about a variety of topics from her training for UFC 193, to Nick Diaz’s suspension, to her mother’s comments about coach Edmond Tarverdyan. Above you can see the full media day scrum. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad...

Oct 28, 2015 8:08 am

Kennedy: Big Rigg is a harder fight than Silva or Vitor

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy spoke with Submission Radio about the potential matchups he sees for himself in the middleweight division. Kennedy says the newest threat to the division is former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks who missed weight for the 170 pound limit at UFC 192. “That’d be a fun one,” he said on the radio...

Oct 21, 2015 8:38 pm

Tim Kennedy rips Reebok for ‘not knowing how to do business’

Tim Kennedy hasn’t fought since his controversial TKO loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 over a year ago. Since then Kennedy has been vocal about his disproval of the UFC’s Reebok deal, and it seems nothing has changed. Kennedy spoke on the Three Amigos Podcast to discuss what it would take for him to...

Oct 19, 2015 9:49 am

Wanderlei Silva: ‘I never tested positive but they want to ban me from MMA’

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has been receiving criticism from all angles ever since they decided to suspend Nick Diaz for five years as a result of a failed drug test for marijuana. Everybody from Ronda Rousey to musical and fashion icon Cher spoke out in support of Diaz, and now Wanderlei Silva is giving...

Oct 16, 2015 10:20 am

Award Winning Cannabis Developer: Weed not a PED…well maybe mine is

Some good news came in the Nick Diaz five year suspension saga earlier this week when the MMA community came together and surpassed the 100K signature goal for the official White House Petition. Diaz’s legal team are getting ready to file an appeal for a judicial review and we’ll see what happens from there. On...

Oct 15, 2015 11:17 am

Bisping Update! Surgery A Success, 6 Bodies Removed From Arm

UFC veteran Michael Bisping had to pull out of his scheduled fight with Robert Whittaker on Nov. 14, 2015 at UFC 193. Bisping suffered an elbow injury and had to undergo surgery. In his place the UFC have booked Uriah Hall to fill in and take on Whittaker. Bisping took to Instagram to let his...

Oct 7, 2015 5:11 am

After Getting Lifetime Ban Overturned, Wanderlei Will Again Face The NSAC

Looks like Wanderlei Silva will be heading back to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The last time he was there the commission handed him a lifetime ban after he ran away from a drug test. Silva and his legal team then appealed the ban, saying that he wasn’t even licensed by the NSAC at the...

Oct 3, 2015 2:01 pm

Anderson Silva, Master Of Balance? Watch Now!

A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Oct 1, 2015 at 7:36am PDT Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva is always showing off his evolution in training, and in doing so, proves he has an undying desire to return to the cage. Following his latest victory in the cage, against Nick Diaz...

Oct 3, 2015 12:57 am

UFC’s Best Hit The Silver Screen, But Who’d You Rather?

So these days it seems like all the movie roles are going to the UFC’s female fighters. From Ronda Rousey taking over Hollywood and replacing Patrick Swayze to the Anti-Rousey group, Miesha Tate, Holly Holm and Cyborg acting in that ‘Fight Valley’ movie. As far as current male UFC fighters, it looks like they’re out...