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Mar 1, 2016 5:40 am

Anthony Pettis on loss to Eddie Alvarez: “I had focused too much on my wrestling”

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is coming off a tough split-decision loss to former Bellator champ Eddie Alvarez, which took place at January’s ‘UFC Fight Night 81’ event in Boston. The loss served as “Showtime’s” second setback in as many fights, which marks the first time in his career that he has suffered back-to-back defeats. Pettis joined Ariel Helwani on yesterday’s edition of...

Feb 26, 2016 7:37 am

Update on Dada 5000’s condition

In the co-main event of Bellator 149, Dada 5000 and Kimbo Slice fought for nearly 3 full rounds. The pair were both exhausted from the first round, which forced referee ‘Big’ John McCarhy to even stand the pair up when Kimbo had Dada 5000 in mount at one point. At the conclusion of the fight,...

Feb 25, 2016 1:09 pm

DADA 5000’s Family releases statement on Joe Rogan’s ‘racist’ comments

In the co-main event of Bellator 149, Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 fought in what many believed to be one of the strangest fights in MMA history. Both men gassed out in the fight extremely quick, forcing referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy to even stand the fighters up at one point when Kimbo had mount. Ultimately,...

Feb 24, 2016 9:47 am

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson down to ‘slam and knock out’ Kimbo Slice

Earlier this month it was revealed that Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson would be returning to Bellator MMA after the two parties reached an agreement. While there was no date set for Rampage’s first fight back with Bellator MMA, if the fans want to see Rampage knock out Kimbo Slice, he’s happy to oblige. He spoke on...


Feb 23, 2016 8:52 am

Benson Henderson reacts to Rafael dos Anjos withdrawing from UFC 196

As everyone knows by now, UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos has pulled out of his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on March 5th. With less than 2 weeks until fight night the UFC is scrambling to fight a replacement opponent for McGregor. Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone, fresh off his submission win over...

Feb 21, 2016 8:11 am

Video Interview: Royce Gracie – Discusses the use of Martial arts – Real Scenarios

In the video above, Royce Gracie speaks with Luke Thomas with mmafighting.com about his views on the usage of martial arts, point systems and real situations that may arise to utilize your craft. Gracie fought Ken Shamrock at Bellator 149, defeating him via TKO in the 1st. Some controversy was displayed by Shamrock indicating that...

Feb 20, 2016 11:26 am

Ken Shamrock opens up on controversial loss to Royce Gracie

Last night in the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock had his trilogy match with Royce Gracie 23 years after the pair’s initial meeting under the UFC banner. While Shamrock was hoping to get his revenge on Gracie for how things went in their first meeting, things didn’t go his way. Shamrock ultimately lost...

Feb 20, 2016 8:08 am

Ken Shamrock Delivers Statement on Round 1 Loss to Royce Gracie

I am truly sorry to my fans I worked hard for this fight & was not given a fair opportunity to recover from the low blow — KEN SHAMROCK (@ShamrockKen) February 20, 2016 Bellator 149 main-event fighter Ken Shamrock took to social media to thank the support from his fans and to explain his loss...

Feb 20, 2016 8:08 am

Royce Gracie releases statement on alleged low blow against Shamrock

Last night in the main event of Bellator 149 Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock faced off for the third time in their MMA careers. The fight was a controversial one that ended with Gracie ultimately getting the TKO win. Immediately Shamrock began complaining to the referee that Shamrock hit him below the belt, and that...

Feb 19, 2016 11:57 pm

Fighters react to controversial Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie fight

In the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie stepped into the cage to fight for a third time. The fight was a short one, that ultimately saw Gracie awarded the TKO win after landing some ground and pound on Shamrock. The controversy however came due to the fact that many noticed...

Feb 19, 2016 11:50 pm

Fighters react to bizarre Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 fight

In the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. The fight was a strange one to say the least, with Slice ultimately getting the win after Dada 5000 appeared to hit the ground from exhaustion. Immediately Twitter blew up with reactions from the fight, with many...

Feb 19, 2016 10:21 pm

REPLAY! Royce Gracie defeats Ken Shamrock

A triumphant return to the cage for @realroyce! #Bellator149https://t.co/N0FJbjyMc1 — Bellator MMA (@BellatorMMA) February 20, 2016 In the main event of Bellator 149 Ken Shamrock had his shot at revenge at Royce gracie 23 years after losing to Royce in their first meeting. In their second fight the pair fought to a draw after over...

Feb 19, 2016 9:05 pm

REPLAY! Kimbo Slice defeats Dada 5000

Tonight in the co-main event of Bellator 149 Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 had their highly anticipated grudge match. While the fight latest barely over a minute into the third, both men were extremely exhausted by the end. Ultimately, Dada 5000 stumbled to the ground and Kimbo Slice was declared the winner of the scrap....

Feb 19, 2016 8:06 am

Melvin Guillard predicts Conor McGregor will turn on the UFC

Melvin Guillard is currently gearing up for his Bellator 149 scrap against Derek Campos tonight in Houston Texas. Despite being signed to Bellator, Guillard too ended up talking about UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in a recent interview. While it seems like everyone at every weight class, in every promotion, wants a crack at Conor...

Feb 18, 2016 5:49 pm

Exclusive Video | Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie weigh-in

[ooyala code=”lzbnEyMTE6M3VJE_bJetAkc2Z9mlvCTc” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Tomorrow night Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie will have their highly anticipated trilogy fight 23 years after their first meeting. The first time this pair fought, Gracie made short work of Shamrock as he submitted the standout wrestler. In their second meeting the pair fought to a draw...

Feb 18, 2016 5:38 pm

Exclusive Video | Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 weigh-in

[ooyala code=”JsbXEyMTE615kpY1gJzkC3OFTyIvbDOK” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Earlier today the fighters for tomorrow night’s Bellator 149 event hit the scales ahead of their bouts. BJPenn.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage was on hand to capture the weigh-in and staredown. Above you can see the footage of Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 hitting the scales and facing off...

Feb 18, 2016 11:09 am

VIDEO | Josh ‘The Punk’ Thomson gets a rude awakening attempting to hit on this ‘girl’

[ooyala code=”JybWkyMTE6uhlznIz8gb_AbiZQK79u_g” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Check out this funny video of Josh “The Punk” Thomson attempting to hit on this “girl with really nice hair” at the Bellator 149 press conference in Houston, Texas. The little skit played out by Thomson and fellow Bellator MMA fighter Justin “The Viking” Wren shows the lighter...

Feb 18, 2016 1:12 am

UFC announces Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza for UFC 197

The UFC announced another exciting bout for the UFC 197 card taking place on April 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will meet Edson Barboza that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it. #UFC197 lands LW scrap between @ShowtimePettis & @EdsonBarbozaJR...

Feb 17, 2016 1:00 pm

MUST SEE LOL! Brendan Schaub talks about hilarious Kimbo Slice TUF house story

Bellator 149 is quickly approaching with MMA Legends Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie meeting for a long overdue rubber match. Also, on the card will feature record-breaking draw Kimbo Slice taking on street rival Dhafir Harris, AKA “Dada 5000.” Check out this clip from the past of a hilarious story from UFC heavyweight veteran Brendan...

Feb 17, 2016 10:14 am

Video: Best and Worst MMA Companies

The landscape of MMA is starting to take a slightly different shape as sponsorship dollars and fighter pay are becoming more determining factors for potential “free agents” to test the waters. Without question we know who the number one organization in the world is, however, with Bellator signing big names and former champions you know...

Feb 17, 2016 8:41 am

Kimbo Slice Wants to ‘Break Something’ on Dada 5000

Kimbo Slice isn’t holding anything back in this deep seeded grudge-match that started years ago. What’s projected to be one of the biggest grudge-matches for the Bellator organization will go down February 26th with Kimbo Slice vs Dada 5000 in the co-main event. Taking the beef up a notch is Kimbo Slice in this video....