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Jan 8, 2015 5:34 pm

Glover Against Stripping Jones Of UFC World Title

  “To tell you the truth, I don’t agree with this idea of taking his title. Jon Jones is the champion. I’m like those gladiators from the past. I don’t care if you’re on something. It’s kill or die. I don’t care if he was on something or not, he’s the champion. If you suspend...

Jan 8, 2015 5:26 pm

Dana White Expecting GSP’s Return In 2015

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has yet to say whether or not he’s going to make a return to Mixed Martial Arts, but UFC President Dana White is fully expecting GSP’s return later this year. During a recent interview with FOX Sports, the UFC boss stated, “I really do think that Georges St-Pierre will...

Jan 8, 2015 4:52 pm

Machida Goes Anywhere He Wants On This Electric Skateboard

A video posted by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Jan 8, 2015 at 12:08pm PST If you thought Lyoto Machida’s talents were limited to violence, you my friends were sorely mistaken. Check out “The Dragon” as he navigates Southern California’s beaches on this electric skateboard. Machida is facing Luke Rockhold in an upcoming UFC event set for April.

Jan 8, 2015 4:10 pm

JONES UNDER INVESTIGATION FOR PERJURY?

In September of last year, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones told members of the Nevada State Athletic Commission that he had lost his Nike endorsement due to a brawl with Daniel Cormier which occurred during a press event at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. This past week, Jones backtracked from his previous statement,...


Jan 8, 2015 3:48 pm

NSAC blames oversight for Jones Testing Fiasco

A lot of questions still remain unanswered regarding UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones positive test for benzoylecgonine, the main metabolite in cocaine, on December 4, 30 days before his UFC 182 title fight with Daniel Cormier in Las Vegas. One of the more frequent questions being asked is: When did Jones and his team find...

Jan 8, 2015 2:50 pm

Lyoto Machida vs. Luke Rockhold headlines UFC on FOX 15 in Newark

The UFC’s return to New Jersey now has a main event, as UFC officials announced today that middleweights Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold will headline April’s “UFC on FOX 15” event in Newark. Rockhold was the first to announce the five-round main event booking, this via his official Instagram feed. Former UFC light heavyweight champion...

Jan 8, 2015 12:00 pm

#TBT – Sonnen Drinks Coca Cola Vs. Jones At UFC Weigh-Ins

Prior to his April 2013 bout against Jon “Bones” Jones, Chael Sonnen chose a rarely used cola beverage to rehydrate with during his faceoff with the champ. Sonnen lost the next day, Coca Cola being the obvious wrong choice here. Or was it… Is your mind not blown? Happy Throwback Thursday. We present this as...

Jan 8, 2015 10:23 am

White: Dillashaw, Faber Said They’ll Fight

In the word of Mixed Martial Arts most camps have an internal policy, where teammates don’t fight teammates, but according to the UFC boss, Team Alpha Male’s a little more liberal. In a recent interview with FOX Sports 1 (Replay HERE), UFC President Dana White said that both Dillashaw and Faber have no issue squaring off....

Jan 8, 2015 10:16 am

Diaz’s Manager Not Buying What White Is Selling

Last night UFC President Dana White went on FOX Sports 1 to update the world on Jon Jones. And while the UFC Boss made sure his number 1 priority was Jon’s recovery, he also made it clear that due to contractual obligations they had no choice but to let Jon Jones fight. Mike Kogan, popular...

Jan 8, 2015 9:53 am

Anderson Silva To Get Title Shot With Win Over Diaz

Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva is being set up for a third showdown against Chris Weidman. If the stars align… UFC President Dana White announced the news during a stint on FOX Sports 1, last night. (Replay) “Diaz and Anderson Silva are fighting, and obviously if Anderson Silva wins that fight, and whether...

Jan 8, 2015 9:47 am

Dana Defends: Jon Jones Had The Right To Fight D.C.

Last night on FOX Sports 1, UFC President Dana White explained why the UFC allowed Jon Jones to fight following a failed drug test. “No. No. 1, he was healthy. No. 2, the reason you would stop the fight and the hammer would drop on the guy would be if he tested for performance-enhancing drugs.”...

Jan 8, 2015 9:42 am

Rafael dos Anjos : I’ll KO Anthony Pettis

“I’m super excited with this opportunity, it will be my fifth fight in 12 months. I like to be the underdog, I’m used to it. It’s a motivation for me and against Pettis will be no different. I fight well when have big challenges. I knocked Ben Henderson out and I’ll do the same with...

Jan 8, 2015 9:36 am

Silva Preps For Diaz Alongside Usher?

Earlier today we learned that Nick Diaz is readying for his upcoming scrap against “The Spider” Anderson Silva with some of the fight games biggest threats. And now we know who Silva’s preparing with. Check it: My brother thanks for everything Miss see if appears … pic.twitter.com/feQmT4zw7p — Anderson Silva (@SpiderAnderson) January 8, 2015

Jan 8, 2015 9:31 am

Diaz Preps For Silva Alongside Shields, Schilling

Nick Diaz is readying for his January 31 super-fight against Anderson Silva with some of the fight-games most certified killers. Jake Shields and Joe Schilling were seen last night, alongside Diaz, at Gilbert Melendez’s gym in San Francisco. Here’s the story in tweets: Workout today with jakeshields @Mm0613ñotrainingcenter #mma joe_schilling in the back he didn't...

Jan 8, 2015 5:30 am

Dana White: “This is the biggest January in UFC History!”

“2015 is starting off with amazing fights. It’s the best January in the company’s history. And all these fights lead to bigger fights. If you look at the Cormier vs. Jones, then Gustafsson vs. Rumble, then the winners of those fight and that will be a great fight. You’ve got Vitor vs. Weidman, then Anderson....

Jan 8, 2015 5:00 am

Ken Shamrock Books Bare Knuckle Fight

Mixed Martial Arts Pioneer Ken Shamrock is making a return to the world of Combat Sports. Representatives from his camp confirmed yesterday with BJPENN.COM, that the former UFC fighter will take to bare knuckle fighting in the UK. In a release, they stated: Ken Shamrock, a worldwide recognized MMA fighter and UFC Hall of Famer,...

Jan 7, 2015 5:50 pm

Jones Test Results Revealed, Show Abnormal Hormone Levels Along With Cocaine Metabolites

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones should be on cloud nine following Saturday’s victory over Daniel Cormier. He left the Arena a champion, and record holder, with analysts around the world calling him the pound-for-pound king. By all accounts Jones, adorned with his flashy new Reebok gear, had it all. However,  just two-short days later...

Jan 7, 2015 5:13 pm

Pettis on Jones: ‘There’s always temptation, you have to stay strong’

“It’s hard. Jon’s young. He’s my age: 27. You get put in front of a lot of people who care about who you are and there’s some negative energy around that, as well. Some people don’t want to see you do good or want to introduce you to things will bring you down, and it’s...

Jan 7, 2015 5:03 pm

“Semtex”: ‘Too many influences for young champ Jones’

“Obviously he’s put himself in a position, first, as a champion you leave yourself open to these kinds of pitfalls. He was a champion at such a young age and he’s got a lot of people around him and a lot of his fights are in Las Vegas; a lot of influence (there). I don’t...

Jan 7, 2015 12:22 pm

Jon Jones: “My family and I would appreciate some privacy”

“With the support of my family, I have entered into a drug treatment facility. I want to apologize to my fiancée, my children, as well as my mother, father, and brothers for the mistake that I made. I also want to apologize to the UFC, my coaches, my sponsors and equally important to my fans....

Jan 7, 2015 12:05 pm

No Suspension, No Fine – Here’s Why

Following yesterday’s shocking news about Jon Jones and his poor judgement to use cocaine, the world is left with many questions. A simple timeline of events shows that the NSAC had clear knowledge of Jon’s infraction but chose to let him fight anyway. They didn’t even announce his failure until after UFC 182 had concluded....

Jan 7, 2015 11:34 am

Fans React To Jones Test With Plethora Of Funny Internet Memes (NSFW)

Our Facebook fan page has been inundated with massive amounts of picture comments poking fun at UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones. And while the champ’s situation is far too common in the world, and tragic, our readers can sure get creative. And it’s that creativity, not the drug test that is being celebrated here....

Jan 7, 2015 9:18 am

Source: “Can’t believe it took this long for Jon to pop on coke”

Prior to last weekend’s UFC 182 event Jon Jones received media inquiries from across the globe. Many reporters got to spend time with the UFC champ in the lead up to his latest title defense, one of which was Deadspin’s Greg Howard. Howard wrote an excellent piece on Jones before his last fight, praising his...

Jan 7, 2015 8:09 am

Cormier: ‘Losing to a guy on drugs doesn’t make me feel better’

While Jon Jones deals with his battle on the drug front, his last opponent Daniel Cormier is dealing with another kind of battle. The battle of handling your first professional defeat. And while Jon Jones has occupied most our thoughts, including D.C.’s, it’s not the drugs haunting Cormier today. It’s the loss. D.C. tells MMAJunkie.com: “It doesn’t make...

Jan 7, 2015 7:55 am

Ben Askren Reacts To Jon Jones Drug Scandal

If anyone out there is looking for someone to lead the campaign against Jon Jones, One FC welterweight champion Ben Askren is a viable candidate. The often outspoken MMA standout has been critical of Jon Jones for months, maybe longer. It’s for this exact reason he’s getting his own thread entitled, “Ben Askren Reacts To...

Jan 7, 2015 7:48 am

Roufus on CM Punk: ‘I’m building him from the ground up’

“I know he’s wanted to do this for a while, and I know he loves martial arts. It’s just been a passion of his, and I respect it so much because he’s leaving the friendly confines of his world to come into the MMA world. That’s not easy.” “I’m not going to be putting him...

Jan 7, 2015 7:41 am

Risk? Who Cares!

“I guess I could sit back like every other fighter and sit and wait. But I’m not every other fighter. I’m my own guy, and I don’t give a shit. Bring these fights on, you know? Like I said, if I’m going to be the champ, I’ve got to beat everyone anyways, so what is...