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Dec 26, 2014 12:23 pm

TUF 19 Fighter Arrested For Rape, Other Charges

TUF 19’s Doug Sparks (pictured) is spending the holidays behind bars following gross allegations of sexual assault on a female, and other charges. MMAWeekly.com has the scoop: The 32-year-old light heavyweight was arrested Saturday in Bloomington, Ind., for allegedly detaining a woman against her will and assaulting her repeatedly over a several day period. Sparks...

Dec 26, 2014 11:57 am

Couture: ‘Relaionship with UFC non-existent’

“I don’t have a relationship with the UFC at this point. It’s non-existent. It’s not my concern. I’ve got my own fish to fry, I’ve got my own things to focus on, and they’ve got theirs.” “I took a job with Spike (TV). It’s [Dana White’s] rhetoric and his window washing that put me in...

Dec 26, 2014 11:51 am

Bellator Going After Brock Lesnar, Will Fight For All Top Fighters

“There hasn’t been any serious dialogue. But when the time comes to have serious dialogue, we’ll be right there. There’s not going to be a fighter on the planet we can’t afford and have access to. I think one of the things we were really able to do bring is back the casual fan,” Coker...

Dec 26, 2014 11:43 am

Cerrone Unimpressed With Jury’s “Undefeated” Record

“You talk about him being undefeated? I don’t even know who the guys he fought. You know, Diego (Sanchez), he’s talking about, ‘Oh, I beat Diego. I’m over here just crushing veterans and not worrying about it.’ But he tried out for ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ and lost. So he has L’s on his record. He...

Dec 26, 2014 11:37 am

Cruickshank: ‘I didn’t want to fight with one eye’

“It would be terrible to lose an eye for some reason, because I don’t exactly know what’s wrong. There was no recovering, I didn’t want to fight with one eye.” Earlier this month, at the TUF 20 Finale, Daron Cruickshank bowed out of his bout against KJ Noons after an unintentional eye-poke rendered him unable...

Dec 26, 2014 5:00 am

Nelson: “I could easily make lightweight”

“I could easily make lightweight. Compared to my team mates and what they have to go through to make weight, it would be easy for me. But I enjoy eating and I’d rather do that than starve myself. In this (Story) fight I felt like I could’ve been moving more freely in general. I was...

Dec 25, 2014 5:10 am


Ho Ho Ho! It’s the one day of the year, BJPENN.COM goes dark. Even this post was scheduled to post and share yesterday. YOU’VE BEEN FOOLED! But on a serious note, from our family to yours, Happy Holidays! Enjoy the season… and this picture of UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez in a Christmas Sweater. Here’s...

Dec 25, 2014 5:09 am

Cowboy To Pettis: “I’ll see you again”

“I didn’t even know he was saying those things so that goes to show how much I give a s–t about him. It’s true, whatever. There’s nothing I can say to that mother—–r. He did beat me in under three minutes. He kicked me and I dropped. I can’t beat around the bush and say...

Dec 25, 2014 5:06 am

Tito Says He Beat Bonnar And The UFC Ratings With One Eye

“Ah, that’s it? Jeez…” “I was happy with [the 2.2 Mill. TV Rating]. I thought the PR I did prior, I thought (that would help) the number be at least two million.” “It’s nice to know that we went nose-to-nose with the UFC, and they only did 80,000 pay-per-view buys (on UFC 180). I guess...

Dec 25, 2014 5:01 am

Werdum: ‘I will submit Velasquez like I did Fedor’

“People will say he will not want to take me down. I’m sure he will continue fighting the same way. He won’t take me down and get right back up. He will want to punch me on the ground because that is his instinct to KO his opponents and that is when I will catch...

Dec 24, 2014 6:07 pm

Merry Christmas UFC! Brandon Vera Is Suing You

Sixteen-fight, nine-year UFC fighting veteran, Brandon “The Truth” Vera is the latest athlete to file a lawsuit against The Ultimate Fighting Championship. And he did it in time for Christmas. Bloodyelbow.com has the scoop: Another antitrust suit has been filed in the California Northern District Court against Zuffa, LLC, the majority owner of the UFC:...

Dec 24, 2014 11:37 am

“Sadistic” Ronda Rousey Will “Break You Up”

“Everybody can (lose) on a given day. That’s why we have long shots in racing. I tell her — she makes a fortune from the UFC, fighting — but I tell her, ‘if you could retire when you’re on top and just do movie work.’ Like I do movie work and I got a retirement...

Dec 24, 2014 11:22 am

“UFC’s Most Hated” Hasn’t Yet Forgot About Michael Bisping

“I’m the most hated guy in the UFC. I don’t know why. That’s the way it’s always been. I’m not very happy, but what can I do? Hopefully 2015 brings me a better year and I can be happy again. Hopefully good things are coming my way and I can be positive. I can finally...

Dec 24, 2014 10:47 am

PHOTO | Jon Jones, Anderson Silva Spar

Ahead of their January bouts, Anderson “The Spider” Silva and Jon “Bones” Jones sparred at UFC headquarters. Two legends, one ring. Who takes it? (IMAGE COURTESY JON JONES) I'll pick the winner on Christmas day! Use #TeamReebok pic.twitter.com/m2Vx7tWLYn — Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) December 23, 2014

Dec 24, 2014 8:00 am

Topps Goofs On Rousey Trading Card (NSFW)

UFC bantamweight superstar, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey has had her Topps trading card, defaced, on accident, by the popular sporting company. We won’t point out the mistake, it should be pretty obvious.

Dec 24, 2014 7:09 am

UFC Fight Night 59 Fight Card Finalized

The UFC returns to “Beantown” on January 18 for “UFC Fight Night 59”, an event headlined by a featherweight bout featuring Conor McGregor taking on Dennis Siver. In the evenings co-main event, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson will take on former Bellator lightweight title holder Eddie Alvarez. Here is the official “UFC Fight Night...

Dec 24, 2014 6:29 am

Report: More fighters “on deck” for lawsuits against the UFC

Following the filing of a new complaint against the UFC yesterday, it appears that more are on the way according to a reliable source who told Bloody Elbow that “more fighters are on deck” and that we shouldn’t be surprised if additional complaints are filed. The source did not detail exactly how many fighters are...

Dec 24, 2014 5:10 am

RESOLUTIONS: Jacare, Rockhold, title shot

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is fresh off a first-round TKO victory over C.B. Dollaway which he earned at this past weekends UFC Fight Night 58 event in Brazil. The victory moved “The Dragon” back in to the win column, as he had previously been defeated by current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman...

Dec 24, 2014 5:10 am

Dominick Cruz confident in 2015 return

Earlier this week, former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz took to his Facebook fan page to reveal the tragic news that he had suffered yet another knee injury which will require surgery. While obviously disappointed by the injury, “The Dominator” is still confident that he can recover from this his third ACL surgery and return...