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Jun 22, 2015 4:20 pm

UFC Champ ‘Mighty Mouse’: It Feels Good to Be King

Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson isn’t known for his trash talk, but it looks like he’s trying to fix that. Johnson has been crushing competition in his division while defending his UFC Flyweight Championship. As a matter of fact, Johnson has only lost ONCE throughout his twelve fight UFC run. It's good to be the king.....

Jun 22, 2015 3:28 pm

WSOF Inks Deals with Free Agents LaRue Burley and Louis Taylor

World Series of Fighting made two major signings this week when they picked up free agents LaRue Burley and Louis Taylor. Sources close to the situation confirmed the signings with BJPENN.COM. LaRue “The Cannibal” Burley (6-0) is an undefeated lightweight who has finished all but two of his opponents. Burley has racked up wins in...

Jun 22, 2015 2:56 pm

Ratings Report: Kimbo Slice on Bellator 138 Breaks Records

Bellator 138 aired live from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri and featured a main event bout between the popular Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. Slice defeated Shamrock by way of TKO in the opening round after nearly getting submitted in the opening minutes of the contest. The ratings are in and it turns...

Jun 22, 2015 2:28 pm

Miocic Confident His Wrestling Skills Will Trump Werdum’s Black Belt Grappling

Fabricio Werdum did the unthinkable at UFC 188 when he stepped into the octagon to challenge champion Cain Velasquez for his belt. Velasquez was outclassed and outperformed and Werdum ultimately submitted him in the third round to become the new UFC Heavyweight Champion. Werdum, usually the underdog, is now walking into his first championship defense...

Jun 22, 2015 2:15 pm

Jim Miller Replaces Rustam Khabilov at UFC on FOX 16

Rustam Khabilov has been forced to pull out of his upcoming fight with Danny Castillo at UFC on FOX 16. UFC veteran Jim Miller will be stepping in for Khabilov and is set to clash with Castillo in a lightweight bout. UFC announced the swap on Monday. Miller has suffered consecutive losses at the hands...

Jun 22, 2015 2:03 pm

Referee Big John: Kimbo Slice Did Not Tap in Ken Shamrock Fight

Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock concluded Friday’s “Bellator 138” broadcast with a bit of controversy in their main-event bout. Slice was taken down immediately in the opening round and it seemed like Shamrock had locked in an inescapable rear naked choke. Shamrock cranked on the hold and it looked like Slice had submitted by tapping...

Jun 22, 2015 1:58 pm

Dustin Poirier Makes His Prediction for McGregor/Aldo at UFC 189

Dustin Poirier has stepped inside of the octagon with some of the best fighters UFC has to offer, including “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. McGregor will walking into his fight with UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo as the underdog, but he is riding an incredible wave of momentum no other underdog has experience before. McGregor’s UFC...

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Strawweight VanZant Makes Moves

UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books and the rankings have been updated! Joanna Jedrzejczyk
 shook up the strawweight division with her dominant performance against Jessica Penne. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated Dennis Siver this past Saturday in Berlin, Germany and jumped up three spots to number twelve in the featherweight division as a result! After...

Jun 22, 2015 1:48 pm

Ronda Rousey Hits Instagram Heavy and is Looking RIPPED

UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey didn’t just waltz into the octagon and earn the moniker of “Most Dangerous Athlete”. She puts hours into her training camp every day and she is looking to be in phenomenal shape just weeks away from her fight with rival Bethe Correia. Check out these pictures she shared of her...

Jun 22, 2015 12:56 pm

Was Kimbo/Shamrock Fixed? Bellator Commentator Addresses Rumors

Kimbo Slice stepped into the cage for the first time since 2010 last Friday and blasted through Ken Shamrock in less than five minutes. By the time the bout ended, some fans on social media and even UFC commentator Joe Rogan questioned the legitimacy of the result. What caused them to think the fight was...

Jun 22, 2015 11:58 am

Tito Ortiz Turned Down Fight with Frank Shamrock, ‘Fans Don’t Want to Watch That’

Bellator released a major announcement that they plan to run a joint show with GLORY Kickboxing in September which will air on Spike TV. Featured on the card will be a bout between Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Liam McGeary and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz. The bout will be for the championship, but...

Jun 22, 2015 11:34 am

Bellator 138 Medical Report: Shamrock Suspended After Loss to Kimbo Slice

Bellator 138 took place this past Friday and it was headlined by an interesting bout between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. The two put on an entertaining main-event where Shamrock almost submitted Slice, but Slice made it back to his feet to ultimately blast Shamrock into next week. The Missouri Office of Athletics issued the...

Jun 22, 2015 11:23 am

Alexander Gustafsson Nearly Quit MMA After “Rumble” Loss

Alexander Gustafsson is confirmed to be the first challenger for Daniel Cormier’s newly won UFC Light Heavyweight Championship. Gustafsson has seemingly jumped over contender Ryan Bader, but a date for his bout with Cormier has yet to be announced. However just five months earlier, Gustafsson was actually contemplating retirement. Gus suffered a rough loss in...

Jun 22, 2015 10:27 am

Al Iaquinta Plans to ‘Dominate’ Gilbert Melendez

After Bobby Green was forced to pull out of his fight with “Raging” Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night 71, Iaquinta’s future on the card was in question. Enter: Gilbert Melendez. Melendez, seeking redemption for his loss to Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188, signed the contract and is set to face Iaquinta on July 15,...

Jun 22, 2015 9:18 am

Kimbo Slice: ‘I Was Talking Trash to Shamrock During Our Fight’

Kimbo Slice proved to still be a major draw in the sport of mixed martial arts last Friday night when he brutally knocked Ken Shamrock out at Bellator 138. Slice was excited about the win and always had intentions of knocking Shamrock out cold. “As soon as we locked up he grabbed my hand immediately...

Jun 22, 2015 9:03 am

‘Joanna Champion’ Brags About Her Dominant Stats at UFC Fight Night 69

Joanna Jedrzejczyk blasted through Jessica Penne this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 69 in her first defense of the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship. Much like her performance against Carla Esparza, Jedrzejczyk was able to punch though the guard of Penne and land repeatedly. By the time the fight was waved off, Penne’s face was...

Jun 22, 2015 7:15 am

BEEF! Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo Go at It on Twitter

“UFC 189” is fast approaching and Conor McGregor is not laying off the gas pedal when it comes to trash talk. UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo, in the same respect, hasn’t been one of sit back and let McGregor fire off at the mouth without responding! Tick-tock @josealdojunior. pic.twitter.com/wvWRhdjhxk — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) June 21,...

Jun 22, 2015 7:13 am

Machida Explains Why He Wanted a Quick Turnaround After Rockhold Loss

Lyoto Machida’s last outing in the octagon was one he would like to forget. UFC on FOX broadcasted Luke Rockhold’s most dominant fight to date when he defeated “The Dragon” in only one round. Machida knew he would need to go right back into training and signed a fight just weeks after his loss. Machida...

Jun 22, 2015 7:00 am

UFC’s Return to Ireland Confirmed

Conor McGregor brought the crowd to their feet in Dublin, Ireland at UFC Fight Night 46 when the sold-out crowd watched him dominate Diego Brandao. Ireland will now get another opportunity to show their support for the UFC as executive Dave Allen confirmed a return to Ireland in the near future. “The date is set,...