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Nov 12, 2015 8:01 am

Rousey would rather DIE than tap out

Ronda Rousey previously stated that she would rather die in the Octagon than tap out. The comment garnered quite a bit of criticism from fans, however to this day Rousey still stands by her comment. In a recent interview for ABC Australia Rousey was asked about the situation. “You once said you are willing to...

Nov 12, 2015 7:49 am

Dodson wants undefeated prospect at bantamweight

Veteran UFC flyweight John Dodson is coming off his 2nd loss to Demetrious Johnson in a title fight, and with a long road back to a 3rd title shot, Dodson is turning his sights to the bantamweight division. According to Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight, Dodson is specifically looking to fight undefeated prospect Thomas Almeida,...

Nov 12, 2015 7:41 am

Nurmagomedov NOT retiring after latest injury

When Khabib Nurmagomedov pulled out of his TUF 22 finale bout against Tony Ferguson due to a rib injury ‘The Eagle’ revealed that he may never return to the Octagon. It has been 3 injuries in a row for Nurmagomedov, who hasn’t fought since he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos back in April of 2014. On...

Nov 12, 2015 7:37 am

WATCH! UFC 193 open workout highlights

Yesterday the UFC 193 open workouts went down from Melbourne Australia where the fighters from UFC 193 worked out for fans, or in Holly Holm’s case with fans. Catch the highlights from the UFC 193 open workouts above featuring Ronda Rousey, Holly Holm, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Valerie Letourneau, Mark Hunt, and Bigfoot Silva.


Nov 12, 2015 6:51 am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has this to say about Ronda Rousey’s ‘Ring Magazine’ cover

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. shared his view with FightHype.com on the recent news that UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey would grace the cover of The Ring magazine in the January 2016 issue. “Well, you know, congratulations, but you know the sport is starting to look bad when a female fighter from a whole...

Nov 11, 2015 6:08 pm

Lorenzo Ferita buys Jose Aldo protective training vest ahead of UFC 194

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta isn’t taking any chances when it comes to having UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo withdraw from UFC 194 with another rib injury. The UFC boss bought Jose Aldo 2 shirts with rib padding according to Aldo’s wife, who gave the scoop to Combate. “Lorenzo gave two shirts for him with protection...

Nov 11, 2015 5:50 pm

Officials reveal Cro Cop potentially violated Anti-Doping policy

Earlier this week it was revealed that MMA legend Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic had retired from MMA competition ahead of his ‘UFC FN: Seoul’ bout against Anthony Hamilton later this month. While Cro Cop blamed a lingering shoulder injury for his retirement, the UFC announced that he had also potentially violated the USADA rules. They...

Nov 11, 2015 5:40 pm

Exclusive video | Rousey working the double end bag ahead of UFC 193

[ooyala code=”FjNmJieDomiz1wWittDq4jxSms5Xq4Ir” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Ahead of her UFC 193 bout against Holly Holm, check out this exclusive footage from BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage of Ronda Rousey working the double end bag!

Nov 11, 2015 12:48 pm

Will you miss Ronda Rousey after UFC 193?

The current UFC women’s bantamweight champion is looking to get out of the spotlight after UFC 193, which takes place this Saturday, Nov. 14. In a piece from Rolling Stone, the champion who has fought three times in less than nine months says she wants to get away for a while. “I’m selling a product...

Nov 11, 2015 12:21 pm

LOL! WATCH! UFC 194 Step Brothers trailer Jose Aldo vs Conor McGregor

Check out this funny parody for UFC 194 where featherweight champion Jose Aldo takes on interim champion Conor McGregor. Who will win in the battle of this parody of Step Brothers on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada? Make it known who you’re backing in the comment section!

Nov 11, 2015 12:20 pm

Exclusive video | Browne: Rousey is the most dominant female fighter ever

[ooyala code=”lucWFieDoLGOJizsOq8Rg7OVgeoUQKTz” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] While UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is still improving, many are already predicting that there will never be a female fighter as dominant as Rousey. Ahead of Rousey’s UFC 193 scrap against Holly Holm this Saturday, BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage spoke to Travis Browne to discuss Rousey’s...

Nov 11, 2015 11:52 am

WATCH! Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s interview after announcing retirement

Iz jucernjasnjeg dnevnika. . Eng sub Posted by Mirko Filipovic on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 MMA pioneer Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s recent retirement announcement made MMA news headlines all over the world. The 41-year-old Croatian said that injuries have sidelined him from training and ultimately made him decide to retire from the sport. Filipovic spoke...

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 11, 2015 10:19 am

WATCH! Takedown match between Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson in training

Grappling to get Gunnar to the mat is the never ending struggle. Always great work with the Viking! #UFC194 A post shared by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 11, 2015 at 7:07am PST Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson have been training hard for their fights coming in December at UFC 194. McGregor posted a...

Nov 11, 2015 10:06 am

Rousey talks love-hate relationship with opponents

In many of Ronda Rousey’s fights, there has been animosity between the champ and her opponents, however after the fight is over, so is their ‘beef.’ Rousey explained on UFC 193 Embedded why she has a love-hate relationship with her opponents. “This person is trying to piggy back off of all my work I have...

Nov 11, 2015 9:56 am

WATCH! Bisping blasting the heavy bag despite injury

My arms still not recovered, but that doesn't mean I'm not working. It just gives me time to work on my kicks Hopefully a fight announcement soon. @misfitsmmaandfitness @violentgentlemen @rvcasport @b_real_funky the first kick is a fake roundhouse, to set up the spinning kick. A post shared by Mikebisping (@mikebisping) on Nov 10, 2015 at...

Nov 11, 2015 9:25 am

Rosholt on Struve: ‘The taller guys are the easiest ones to get a hold of’

UFC heavyweight Jared Rosholt faces the seven foot tall Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve at UFC 193 this weekend in Melbourne, Australia. Rosholt looks at the opportunity to take out Struve, who has made a name for himself in the UFC. Talking with MMA Junkie, Rosholt who is 6-foot-2, says that once he gets inside of Stuve’s...

Nov 11, 2015 8:36 am

UFC 193: The Journey – Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has only been competing in MMA professionally for three and a half years, but in that time she has compiled an undefeated 10-0 record, and captured the UFC women’s strawweight championship. Ahead of Jedrzejczyk’s UFC 193 co-main event title defense against Valerie Letourneau on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, take a look at her...

Nov 11, 2015 8:01 am

Belfort’s wife says they have “lost millions for years” because of Reebok deal

The UFC’s recent Reebok deal has everyone in the MMA community talking. While many fighters are reluctant to give their opinions on the deal, others like Tim Kennedy don’t mind explaining why they dislike the deal. Earlier this week, it was revealed that 9ine, a Brazilian company, will no longer be sponsoring fighters and working...

Nov 11, 2015 7:28 am

Rousey: Female fighters are “A lot more dangerous than the guys”

While many fight fans assume that male fighters are more dangerous because of their size and muscular physique, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey believes it is quite the opposite. Ahead of her UFC 193 main event fight against Holly Holm on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Rousey spoke to The LA Times to discuss why...

Nov 11, 2015 6:55 am

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira looking for a fight in early 2016

Despite a unanimous decision loss to Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC 190, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira said to MMA Junkie that he was back in the gym after the loss and was trying to get another fight in 2015. Although he has not signed for a fight before the end of the year, “Little Nog” realistically...

Nov 10, 2015 8:56 pm

Kennedy: Belfort deserves to be stricken from MMA history

Tim Kennedy has been quite vocal about his desire to return to the UFC to fight PED users and TRT users. Following Vitor Belfort’s TKO win over Dan Henderson this past Saturday, Kennedy decided to use the opportunity to call out Belfort via Twitter. Now, Kennedy has continued his callouts via Facebook. I am asking...

Nov 10, 2015 7:55 pm

MUST SEE! UFC 193 Embedded vlog: Episode 2

Ahead of UFC 193, catch the second episode of the UFC 193 Embedded vlog! In addition catch the first episode by clicking THIS LINK, and catch Dan Hardy breaking down the main event and co-main event bouts by clicking THIS LINK!

Nov 10, 2015 1:32 pm

Exclusive Video | Rousey’s coach on Diaz suspension: “You’re taking a person’s life away”

[ooyala code=”9tMWFieDoZy2pdgxtVrY0WbK5XFB-RJT” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Nick Diaz’s 5 year suspension from the NSAC has had everyone talking, and most of it hasn’t exactly been positive. Fighters, fans, and celebrities have aimed their frustration at the NSAC, and after having several members receive death threats the NSAC decided to work on a settlement agreement...

Nov 10, 2015 11:52 am

Ronaldo and his Brazilian agency part ways with UFC over ‘unfair’ treatment of fighters

Soccer icon Ronaldo Nazario de Lima and his 9ine Sports & Entertainment company have announced that they will no longer be working with the UFC due to “arbitrarily” changing its sponsorship funding rules and fighter remuneration. The marketing company that the retired soccer star is President of, spent the last few years building up stars...

Nov 10, 2015 11:23 am

WATCH! Gina Carano pistol whips former WWE champion Dave Bautista!

As you know Gina Carano, the former face of women’s MMA is now embracing the role of a movie star. The former Strikeforce featherweight champion who last fought in 2009 is seen in this new clip of her upcoming movie Heist where she is seen pistol whipping the shit out of former WWE champion Dave...