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Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

D.C.: ‘PED failures not a bad thing. It’s a good thing. Do more testing’

“When you look at social media, fans are saying this is bad for the UFC. I say it’s good. It’s working. Keep it up. It’s exposing these guys who are taking short cuts. Keep testing these guys. Tell them they can’t keep cheating. It’s not a bad thing. It’s a good thing. Do more [testing]....

Feb 12, 2015 4:22 am

Rashad Evans Out Another 6-7 Months

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, “Suga” Rashad Evans will be out of action for an additional 6-7 months following a second surgery to repair his knee. Much like Dominick Cruz, Evan’s first attempt to repair his ACL failed, requiring a second surgery, which already took place. UFC tonight broke the news on Wednesday night’s broadcast. “I...

Feb 12, 2015 4:20 am

NOW A BLACKZILIAN!

Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve is switching things up ahead of his next Octagon appearance. According to last night’s edition of UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1, the longtime UFC heavyweight will be training at Blackzilian headquarters, in South Florida. No immediate information is known regarding the switch, however Struve is expected to spend his next training...

Feb 12, 2015 4:17 am

WATCH! — Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #041, With Faber — Live At 8PM PT

Heads up Fight Fans! Team Alpha Male Radio is back Thursday with another ‘can’t miss’ episode featuring the MMA World’s Team of The Year, Team Alpha Male. Team Alpha Male Founder Urijah Faber will be in attendance tonight for his first interview regarding his recently announced mega-fight against Frankie Edgar. This is MMA’s best Video Podcast,...


Feb 12, 2015 4:10 am

UFC Champ Esparza Feels “Overlooked by the UFC Machine”

“If you are asking me if I feel a little overlooked by the ‘UFC machine’ while Paige seemingly is getting a lot of play, then I would be lying if I said that thought didn’t cross my mind. I feel so lucky to have been able to accomplish such amazing things in my WMMA career,...

Feb 11, 2015 5:22 pm

Faber on Edgar Fight: “This is one for the history books”

The UFC makes its much anticipated live event debut in Manila when it brings the Octagon to the Mall of Arena Asia on Saturday, May 16. The main event will see former lightweight champion and current No. 1 ranked featherweight mixed martial artist Frankie “The Answer” Edgar face fellow American Urijah “The California Kid” Faber...

Feb 11, 2015 5:17 pm

Faber Moves Up, Takes On Edgar In UFC Headliner

    Team Alpha Male founder, Urijah “The California Kid” Faber is set to return to the featherweight division he once ruled over. UFC officials took to Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight and confirmed BJPENN.COM’s earlier report that Urijah Faber vs. Frankie Edgar had been booked. The two will meet in the UFC Fight Night...

Feb 11, 2015 5:08 pm

Cormier vs. Bader Booked For UFC Fight Night 68

A light-heavyweight bout between Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader has been booked for UFC Fight Night 68. UFC officials announced the bout tonight on FOX Sports 1. UFC Fight Night 68 takes place on June 6 at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, where Cormier will enjoy a home field advantage. The bout marks D.C.’s...

Feb 11, 2015 12:02 pm

Rousey, Zingano Hit Up For Random Drug Tests By CSAC

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has requested drug tests on this month’s UFC 184 headliners, Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano. And in a volatile climate in need of trustworthy fighters, the world sits and waits. The CSAC has already received a sample from Cat Zingano, and according to THIS REPORT (Via MMAFighting.com), Ronda Rousey...

Feb 11, 2015 11:54 am

COWARD? Tate Fires Back At Kaufman For Foolish Call Out

Former Strikeforce champion Sarah Kaufman has been campaigning for a fight against the UFC’s number two female in Miesha Tate. The callouts escalated this week when Kaufman referred to Tate as a coward for not accepting the bout, and now Tate has responded. “I wasn’t going to bother posting the CT Scan picture of the...

Feb 11, 2015 10:24 am

Jon Jones Gets Called Out… By His Brother

“Me and my brother used to fight all the time when we were young … and I’m pretty sure I can take him down now. I am way bigger than he is. It will be fun if we actually did a one-round match for charity … that would be fun. If I win, he would...

Feb 11, 2015 10:11 am

Uriah Hall’s “Rough Night”

So this happened… Sure, who wouldn’t like to plug in your house with your phone? Allowing all your technological advances to run solely on your iphones battery life? I know I would, and apparently I’m not the only one. Check it: Woke up like this #roughnight http://t.co/1apl5C4Gcx pic.twitter.com/i7dU3UhdXE — U R I A H H...

Feb 11, 2015 9:33 am

Sparring With Nate Diaz, A First Hand Account

Team Alpha Male Radio returned this week with another episode of the live video podcast. Hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino AKA Sir Studboy, took calls all night and talked about the hottest topics in MMA. At one point the Diaz brothers came up in conversation, leading Buchholz to tell the story about the first...

Feb 11, 2015 9:32 am

Rousey On The Risks Of PED’s In The Cage

“This is a combat sport, and we’re not trying to hit a ball harder. These drugs can make you hit a person harder. The only reason we’re able to do this sport is that the level of human potential is just [low] enough that we can barely allow it. We’re right at the threshold. “It’s...

Feb 11, 2015 9:15 am

CONFIRMED! No Random Drug Testing Done Ahead Of UFC Fight Night 60

BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor has confirmed with Colorado Boxing Commission Director Josef Mason that no random drug testing was done on any of the fighters participating in this weekend’s ‘UFC Fight Night 60’ event. The Valentine’s Day event takes place live this Saturday night from the 1STBank Center in Broomfield, Colorado. UFC Fight Night 60 will...

Feb 11, 2015 9:14 am

Ken Shamrock: ‘Scott Coker Doing Right By MMA’ — Exclusive

BJPENN.COM Radio’s Anton Skoro interviews UFC Hall Of Famer and MMA Legend Ken Shamrock. Ken talks about Bellator and Scott Coker doing things right paying respect to the Legends. Ken also talks about burying the hatchet with Tito and more.

Feb 11, 2015 8:22 am

Ronda Rousey Goes Topless For SI — Full Photo Gallery

UFC bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey is having a big February. Besides her headlining duties for UFC 184, the UFC’s bantamweight champion has also launched herself into the world of bathing suit modeling, for the coveted SI Swimsuit Issue. Here’s the full gallery: (Click thumbs for full size version)

Feb 11, 2015 4:30 am

Rousey Puts Cyborg On Blast For Past PED Use

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey fires off at Cris Cyborg (pictured) in the heat of an anti-PED rant. Cyborg, who famously tested positive for steroids back in the day, is not on Rousey’s Christmas card list. The UFC champ took to Yahoo Sports! with her thoughts: “I’ve been ready to fight her at any point....

Feb 11, 2015 4:29 am

Team Alpha Male Radio: ‘We’re Smashing Fighter and The Kid’

Who needs fighter trash talk when you can get podcast trash talk. On the recent episode of Team Alpha Male Radio hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino AKA Sir Studboy talked a little bit of trash about another popular MMA podcast. Buchholz, while talking about the increase in viewers they’ve received recently, said, “We’re smashing...

Feb 11, 2015 4:25 am

“Rumble” Feels Bad For Knocking Out Gustafsson

“I did (feel bad) because we all knew what the deal was before the fight. He was supposed to have his title shot and then he got injured, and then Jon and D.C. had their beef going on. So, they let that fight continue even though one of them got hurt. So, Alex should have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:15 am

Rousey Reacts To Silva’s Test: ‘I wanted to cry… PEDs are a weapon’

“I was heartbroken to hear that, I wanted to cry… People need to realize that is a weapon and they’re bringing a weapon into the cage and they’re making our sport unsafe,The day that a person dies in that Octagon and the person who killed them tests positive for performance-enhancing drugs, we’re going to have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:03 am

UFC’s Tim Kennedy: ‘There’s a crazy PED Problem in MMA’

“There’s a crazy problem. The inevitable is gonna happen and where somebody is going to get seriously hurt and the person that caused that is gonna test positive and then the sport is … ” “I’m talking about like something horrible, maybe even something gone wrong where a bad drug is used and something happens...

Feb 11, 2015 4:00 am

For Your #WCW — Arianny Celeste’s New Shoot

The UFC’s Number 1 Octagon Girl, Arianny Celeste is back at it, doing model things, and we have the latest photo for your Woman Crush Wednesday. Enjoy! Let's go shopping!! Tag your bestie!!! ❤️

Feb 10, 2015 7:36 pm

Sarah Kaufman vs. Alexis Davis 3 set for UFC 186 in Montreal!

A trilogy bout between Alexis Davis and Sarah Kaufman has been booked for April’s UFC 186 event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. UFC officials announced the women’s bantamweight booking earlier today. Alexis Davis will fight for the first time since her brutal UFC 175 title fight loss to Ronda Rousey this past July in Las Vegas....

Feb 10, 2015 5:00 pm

The UFC’s Official Response To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug test

“The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has tested positive for a banned substance following his fight at ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ on Jan. 3, 2015 in Las Vegas,” the UFC’s statement reads. “The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any...

Feb 10, 2015 4:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug Test

Let’s face it, at this point if a fighter “doesn’t” fail for performance enhancing drugs it would be news worthy. In this new PED Era of the UFC, fighters are continually being dishonest with themselves, their fans, and the sport by using Performance Enhancing Drugs. Hector Lombard is just the latest. He’s not the first,...