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Dec 20, 2014 7:27 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Sarafian Picks Up Win After Dos Santos Suffers Injury

Antonio dos Santos Jr. and Daniel Sarafian were on their way to an exciting opening bout, but a bizarre injury in the octagon led to the end of the fight. Antonio dos Santos Jr. suffered a dislocated finger in the second round and asked the referee to pause the action. Dos Santos popped the finger...

Dec 20, 2014 6:42 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Rogerio de Lima TKOs Igor Pokrajac in Round 1

There is nothing like a first round knockout to cap off the preliminary bouts! Pokrajac tried to press the action by pushing Lima toward the octagon cage, but Lima countered perfectly and landed several punches that would ultimately drop his foe. As he was stepping backwards, Lima was patient with his counters and landed two...

Dec 20, 2014 6:27 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Moicano Submits Niinamaki in Round 2

Renato Moicano picked up a submission win despite taking the fight on nine days notice! Both Renato Moicano and Tom Niinimaki could not get any momentum in the opening round as they could get get within a comfortable striking distance. The fight would not go to the ground until the second round where it ended...

Dec 20, 2014 6:00 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Dias Beats Elkins, Earns 1st Win in 2 Years

Hacran Dias picked up his first win inside the octagon since 2012 at UFC 147. His performance tonight was not thrilling or awe inspiring, but he needed a win against a ranked opponent in Darren Elkins and got it. Elkins was praised for his wrestling skills walking into this bout, but it was the takedown...


Dec 20, 2014 5:20 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Issa Cranks His Way to a Submission Win Over Sasaki

Issa walked into the octagon tonight as the underdog, but he walked out with his second submission win in a row! Issa had Sasaki on the ground where he wanted him and was transitioning at will. Issa made it to full mount where Sasaki decided to give up his back. Issa went for a rear...

Dec 20, 2014 4:55 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Means Earns Split Decision Win Over Alexandre

Means looked to be gaining momentum in the second round, but it was cut to a halt when the referee paused the bout due to an illegal knee. The referee stopped the bout because it looked like Means landed a knee to Alexandre while his fingertips were on the ground, but upon replay review you...

Dec 20, 2014 4:19 pm

UFC FN 58 Results: Miranda Picks Up Last Second KO Win Over Collier

What a way to kick off tonight’s card in Brazil! Vitor Miranda was getting out-grappled for four minutes and it looked like the round was in the bag, but Miranada fired off a last second kick that won him the fight! With ten seconds remaining, Miranda was able to get back to his feet where...

Dec 20, 2014 1:41 pm

Fighters Get Bitter On Twitter Over UFC Pay

With the impending UFC lawsuit, there has been much conversation regarding fighter pay. Most recently, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, and the recently retired Cody McKenzie spoke out regarding the way fighters are paid. Now Mac Danzig has come forward to discuss the subject with Cody McKenzie publicly over Twitter before McKenzie deleted his account....

Dec 20, 2014 10:59 am

‘UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway’ Official Results

Tonight, from the Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil, ‘UFC Fight night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway’ takes center stage, as the last UFC fighting event of 2014. If you could not make tonight’s event, check out the results below. Results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Lyoto Machida def. C.B. Dollaway...

Dec 20, 2014 9:40 am

Is Rampage Back?

MMA fights fans haven’t seen former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson inside the cage since his three-round unanimous decision win over Muhammed Lawal at Bellator 120 in May of 2014. That victory was expected to propel “Rampage” in to a light heavyweight title match against current Bellator champion Emanuel Newton. However, after former Bellator...

Dec 20, 2014 9:23 am

CM Punk: “Do you put CM Punk on TUF?”

During a media blitz in New York city on Thursday, former WWE star CM Punk began opening up regarding his initial conversations with the UFC which led to him joining the promotion earlier this month. The former WWE champion has taken a lot of flak for his choice to jump right in to MMA’s grandest...

Dec 20, 2014 9:10 am

Former NBA star loses kickboxing match due to nasty, bloody, gruesome leg wound

Retired NBA “star” turned pro kickboxer Darko Milicic came up short in his first career fight against Radovan Radojcic on Thursday night, this after he suffered a nasty leg wound, one deep enough to force the referee to stop the bout. Check it out: For those who are not familiar, Darko Milicic was the second overall pick in the...

Dec 20, 2014 8:55 am

TSN Lands UFC Broadcast Deal

While no formal announcement has been made yet, The Sports Network (TSN) in Canada sent out schedule revisions for January to television listings services on Friday which included extensive UFC coverage (via MMAFighting.com). TSN, which is Canada’s equivalent to ESPN, was the leading candidate to get the UFC’s television contract in The Great White North....

Dec 19, 2014 4:56 pm

Machida: ‘I’m the guy to beat Weidman’

“I definitely think I’m the guy that can beat Chris Weidman. Not only Chris Weidman, but anyone in this division I can go up against and be superior. I’m looking forward to this fight now, but I definitely believe I could excel against Chris Weidman.” During a recent chat with FOX Sports, Lyoto Machida discussed...

Dec 19, 2014 4:52 pm

Aldo Hoping Conor McGregor Is Next

“I hope he’s next because it would be a huge fight… He talks a lot, so it makes you more excited to fight. It makes it more intense. I hope he’s next and that we can do a great fight. “He’s a tough fighter, but we haven’t seen him against a top 5. He’s not...

Dec 19, 2014 4:28 pm

Official ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Poster Released

UFC officials have released the official poster for January’s ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ event. UFC 183 goes down on January 31 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, in Las Vegas. Here’s the full poster:

Dec 19, 2014 3:54 pm

Chris Weidman Says He Just Trained At Belfort’s Gym

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was just at Blackzilian Headquarters, alive, and in the flesh. Here’s what he said: “Had a great day of training today! Thanks for all the pointers. Great coaches, partners and gym. Can’t wait till February 28th. #andstill” Had a great day of training today! Thanks for all the pointers. Great...

Dec 19, 2014 1:14 pm

CM Punk: ‘I’d Fight Anderson Silva Tomorrow For The Right Price’

“Who I fight isn’t 100 percent up to me. I don’t think it’s 100 percent up to any fighter. That’s what the [UFC matchmaker] Joe Silva’s of the world are for. Would I fight Nate Diaz? This is where he takes it out of context. Yea, I would fight anybody given the proper time to...

Dec 19, 2014 12:57 pm

Tito Ortiz “wants to work things out” with the UFC

“Yes, (Tito was approached to be included in the lawsuit). He felt that it was just best to not be a part of that suit. Obviously, everybody wants a better situation for the fighters, as far as pay and benefits. But Tito just felt that at that particular time, he wanted to opt out. Because...

Dec 19, 2014 12:47 pm

Khabib: America will fear Russia

“If our fighters fly to America, it does not mean that they are second-rate. Our fighters are among the best. All the men who go, some of them (maintain) a 100 percent to 80 percent record. This is just the beginning.” “After a couple of years, Americans will be afraid. I know that many of...

Dec 19, 2014 12:42 pm

Chad Macias On The CABMMA: “I think they just want me to go away”- Exclusive

  Chad Macias, Team Alliance MMA strength and conditioning coach and molecular physiologist, was a guest on BJPENN.COM Radio a few weeks back. During that episode Macias spoke about Brazil’s athletic commission, Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA), and presented what he saw as discrepancies in their drug testing procedures. For a quick recap of...

Dec 19, 2014 12:37 pm

Heun Speaks Out On UFC Sponsor Tax That Cost Him Thousands

  In 2010 ZUFFA LLC implemented a layer of protection for fighters in order to help weed out sponsors who lacked a real ability to pay. It was dubbed “The Sponsor Tax”. Basically, without getting into too much detail, any company wishing to sponsor a fighter inside the Octagon would first have to pay ZUFFA...

Dec 19, 2014 12:11 pm

Dustin Poirier Announces Move To Lightweight

Top 5 UFC featherweight fighter, Dustin Poirier has decided to move up in weight. The American Top Team fighter took to twitter to make the news, and then later clarified on Instagram as to why. Check it: "@FrigUrself: @DustinPoirier are you moving up to LW?" Yes — The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) December 19, 2014 And the...

Dec 19, 2014 11:47 am

STAREDOWNS! UFC Fight Night 58 Edition

Earlier today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales and squared off for fight fans. If you missed today’s event, here are some stills of the action: Silva v. Rhodes: Junior v. Cumming: Barao v. Gagnon: (Co-main event) Machida v. Dollaway: (Main event)

Dec 19, 2014 11:14 am

UFC Fight Night 58 Weigh-In Results

Today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts for tomorrow night official. If you missed BJPENN.COM’s Live broadcast of the event, here are the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) C.B. Dollaway (186) vs. Lyoto Machida (185) Renan Barao (136) vs. Mitch Gagnon (136)...

Dec 19, 2014 9:52 am

TITO CLAUSE – Ortiz Gives Back To The Kids

‘Tis the season’ Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Tito ‘The Huntington Beach Bad Boy’ Ortiz is giving back to the community, this Holiday season. Check it: #aBellatorHoliday I was Santa. @BellatorMMA @toysfortots http://t.co/tNSDHSBhvG — Tito Ortiz (@titoortiz) December 18, 2014 #aBellatorHoliday I was Santa. @BellatorMMA @toysfortots A photo posted by titoortiz1999 (@titoortiz1999) on Dec 12, 2014...

Dec 19, 2014 5:31 am

Jon Jones Creates Smiles

Say what you want about the pound-for-pound king, Jon ‘Bones’ Jones. Sure, he may have his issues, but he does a lot of good too. Recently the UFC champion took to the Special Education Class at Rio Grande High, to make some kids happy this Holiday season. Check it: “Had a awesome time hanging out...