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Mar 24, 2015 12:22 pm

‘Mayweather vs. Pacquiao’ Official Poster Revealed

Boxing’s upcoming mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao now has an official poster. The two boxing greats square off in Las Vegas, on May 2. BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE

Mar 24, 2015 12:01 pm

Chris Weidman Reacts To Belfort’s License

UFC Middleweight champion Chris Weidman reacts to the recent news that Vitor Belfort received his license to fight. Check it: 2 months pic.twitter.com/58h6tElQta — Chris Weidman (@ChrisWeidmanUFC) March 24, 2015

Mar 24, 2015 11:42 am

‘Kimbo vs. Shamrock’ Official Poster Revealed

Two of the most recognizable fighters in combat sports – Kimbo Slice and “The World’s Most Dangerous Man,” Ken Shamrock – will now battle in the Bellator cage on Friday, June 19. “Bellator: Unfinished Business” will air Live and Free on Spike TV from inside St. Louis’ Scottrade Center. On October 4, 2008, a freak...

Mar 24, 2015 11:33 am

Vitor Belfort Granted License To Fight In Nevada

Former UFC champion, Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort has been granted his license to fight Chris Weidman, by the State of Nevada’s NSAC. Belfort, who was likely the sole reason for the ban on TRT, originally tested positive for elevated levels of testosterone, during out-of-competition testing. He has since passed five random drug tests, and proved...

Mar 24, 2015 11:02 am

Rockhold And Khabib Go At It At AKA Headquarters

Top UFC middleweight, Luke Rockhold spends time on the mats with top UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Check it: CAPTION: “Grinding with @khabib_nurmagomedov on a Monday #Repost Работа с @lukerockhold всегда тяжелая, но как говорится тяжело в учении легко в бою

Mar 24, 2015 7:49 am

McGregor: UFC 189 will compete with Mayweather and Pacquiao PPV buys

Boxing legends Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will square off in Sin City on May 2nd in what will likely be the biggest pay-per-view event of all time. With that said, UFC featherweight Conor McGregor believes his headlining title fight with Jose Aldo at July’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas will compete with the...

Mar 24, 2015 6:58 am

Maia: “I’m a jiu-jitsu guy and that’s my root”

Former UFC title challenger Demian Maia recently overcame a potentially career-ending shoulder infection in order to fight formerly unbeaten welterweight fighter Ryan LaFlare at this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night event in Brazil. The 2007 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Champion, Maia, used his superior grappling skills to dominate LaFlare for 4 of 5 rounds in...

Mar 24, 2015 6:25 am

Pettis says he won’t fight again on the same card as his brother

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis recently joined the MMA Hour to discuss what went wrong in his UFC 185 title fight loss to Rafael dos Anjos and what changes he will need to make going forward. “Showtime” was quick to point out that watching his younger brother Sergio suffer a knockout loss earlier that...

Mar 24, 2015 2:50 am

NEW KING? “Suga” Takes Over G.O.T.’s “Iron Throne”

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion “Suga” Rashad Evans took to The Game Of Thrones Iron Throne like a boss. You G.O.T. fans ready for season 5? CAPTION: “I’m at the @gameofthrones season 5 premiere.. I’m liking this chair!! What do you guys think?! New King? I think so!! “Come one, come all”(@miketyson)#blackzilians#jaco” A photo posted by...

Mar 23, 2015 3:22 pm

Lombard Fined $70k, Suspended 1 Year For Steroid Use

Top UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has been suspended and fined by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. During a disciplinary hearing, today in Nevada, the NSAC handed down a twelve-month suspension and a fine totaling, $68,900.00. Lombard was found with the anabolic steroid desoxymethyltestosterone in his system following his bout with Josh Burkman, at UFC 182....

Mar 23, 2015 1:05 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — UFC Fight Night 62 Edition

Last Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 62 in Brazil was not without its casualties The night’s fights resulted in 24 suspensions, the majority of which are mandatory for precautionary reasons. But five of the night’s combatants have been served-up six-month suspensions, by CABMMA. Here’s the list: Demian Maia was suspended 30 days with no contact for...

Mar 23, 2015 12:48 pm

Conor McGregor Hints At Move To Lightweight With Aldo Win

Today in Las Vegas, top UFC featherweight Conor McGregor dropped a bombshell on the fans, and media in attendance. Scheduled to face Jose Aldo in July’s UFC 189 main event, Conor McGregor, the former Cage Rage featherweight and lightweight champion, says if victorious he will likely move up a division. Check it: Seems to me...

Mar 23, 2015 12:21 pm

Ronda Rousey: “I got 99 problems but a Bethe ain’t one”

We haven’t seen the trash-talking version of Ronda Rousey since her second fight against Miesha Tate. A fight in which she won decisively, backing up all her pre-fight banter during the fight’s lead up. Now, two-fights removed from that Tate rematch, and Rousey is back and firing away at her opponent in any way, shape,...

Mar 23, 2015 12:14 pm

UFC Boss Warned, Jose Aldo Ready For Jones-DC Like Melee With McGregor

“(Aldo head coach) Andre Pederneiras told me – he’s not joking, he’s dead serious – that I better make sure that Conor McGregor does not touch Jose Aldo once during this entire tour,” White said on FOX Sports 1’s UFC Fight Night 62 post-fight show. “The level of disrespect that’s coming out of (McGregor’s) mouth...

Mar 23, 2015 12:09 pm

CM Punk’s Official UFC Fighter Portraits

As part of any UFC fighters debut scrap, fighter portraits are taken by the UFC offices for promotional purposes. Currently 0-0 as professional MMA Fighter, CM Punk now has his fighter portraits. Check it: View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com

Mar 23, 2015 12:08 pm

“Cowboy”: “I drink beer all the way up to my fight”

“To everyone out there drinkin’ f-ckin’ beer, thank you. I’m just going to stand up here on this stage and drink ice cold, delicious Budweiser, and hopefully they respect that.” “Cardio liver? Yes. Absolutely, I’m a terrible role model. Do not follow follow in my footsteps at all. I drink beer because I love it,...

Mar 23, 2015 12:07 pm

Khabib: “I’m going to take this belt for Russia”

“At home, I am a little bit [of a] star. A lot of people believe [in] me. I believe I’ll take this belt for Russian MMA. If I take this belt, this is very good for me, for my family, for my friends, for my team, and for all Dagestani and Russian people. I think...

Mar 23, 2015 12:07 pm

WWE’S Kurt Angle — ‘I almost joined the UFC twice’

“I’ve had meetings with them all in MMA, World Series, Elite XC, twice with UFC. Whether it was the money or the timing wasn’t right, it didn’t happen. I considered going until I turned 42.I wouldn’t even think about doing it now, unfortunately. I don’t regret it.” “When I did that thing with Dan Puder,...

Mar 23, 2015 11:57 am

Ricardo Lamas Brings Back Uncomfortable McGregor Impersonation

Top UFC featherweight Ricardo Lamas should leave the comedy to the professionals, and the trash-talking. In a new interview with Submission Radio, Lamas brought back Conrad Mcgillicutty, the UFC fighter’s piss-poor attempt at insulting Conor McGregor. Check it: “Because [my chest tattoo is] really intimidating,” explained McGillicutty. “You know it’s a giraffe eating a person’s...

Mar 23, 2015 11:51 am

Mayweather Camp Fires Off At Pacquiao For “Lame-ass PR stunt”

“Michael Koncz is an idiot, and Manny Pacquiao should be ashamed to have him as his representative. It’s obvious he didn’t read the contract. Why would he have his fighter sign something he was not happy with? The deal was negotiated up and down by his promoter on behalf of Manny with Floyd and Mayweather...

Mar 23, 2015 11:47 am

Ronda Rousey heads To NY In Pursuit Of MMA Legislation

“I really want to make this a priority during my visit to New York. It’s pretty much ridiculous that MMA is not regulated here. I’d be surprised if the bill wouldn’t pass this year,” said Rousey, who will fight next at UFC 190 against Bethe Correia on August 1st. “I have a huge sense of...

Mar 23, 2015 11:44 am

Coach — 5 on 1, And Ronda Still Beats Bethe Correia

“There could be three Bethe’s together, or Bethe [the] word is five letters to spell that out? There could be five of her. Five chicks like that, they can’t do shit to Ronda.” “Ronda’s going to demolish her, you know in front of her home town so she could keep her mouth a bit closed....

Mar 23, 2015 11:05 am

Brazilian Commission Won’t Be Overturning Dober Stoppage

“We can’t change the result. There are three cases where the result can be changed: when the scorecards indicate a different result; when there’s collusion between judges, when they decide who’s going to win, something that happens outside (of Brazil) with betting; and when the failure in the interpretation of the referee that generates a...

Mar 23, 2015 9:58 am

Corruption? Ref Responsible For UFC Rio Blunder Trains With Fortunate Fighter

Last weekend’s UFC Fight Night 62 event is surrounded by controversy, following a very unfortunate circumstance created by the man in the middle (above),Eduardo Herdy. Herdy, a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt who halted Saturday’s Drew Dober vs. Leandro Silva fight in controversial fashion, has now been linked to Silva, the man who he handed...

Mar 22, 2015 2:47 pm

Jamie Varner Details What Led To His Retirement, Warns Other Fighters

  One of the topics discussed a lot amongst the MMA community is the threat of severe head trauma or brain damage caused by a plethora of shots to the head. Many fighters have been vocal about the topic, including Brian Stann who retired in 2013. Now, former WEC champion and top UFC lightweight Jamie...