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Feb 9, 2016 2:09 pm

Georges St. Pierre sheds new light on departure from the UFC, talks return

Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre has never confirmed that he will in fact return to the UFC, however that hasn’t stopped everyone from speculating as to whether or not ‘Rush’ will return. In addition to his coach stating that GSP could be preparing to ‘make a splash’ soon, Rory MacDonald slipped up and...

Feb 6, 2016 9:57 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Las Vegas’ live results stream

Unable to catch tonight’s action in Las Vegas? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for up to the minute results, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for all of the live recaps. Main Card (Fox Sports 1) Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson – Stephen Thompson defeats Johny Hendricks via first-round knockout Roy Nelson...

Feb 5, 2016 10:30 am

LIVE! ‘UFC Fight Night: Las Vegas’ weigh-ins at 4pm PT

Ahead of tomorrow’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson’ catch the fighters stepping on the scale in preparation for their bouts. The full bout order is as follows: Main Card (Fox Sports 1) Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson Roy Nelson vs. Jared Rosholt Ovince Saint Preux vs. Rafael Cavalcante Joseph Benavides vs. Zach Makovsky Misha...

Feb 5, 2016 7:55 am

Fabricio Werdum reveals shocking detail about his UFC 188 fight

Fabricio Werdum has found himself being criticized quite a bit recently after withdrawing from his UFC 196 scrap with fill-in opponent Stipe Miocic. Miocic was offered the fight after Cain Velasquez withdrew from the bout due to a back injury. Shortly after Miocic accepted the fight however, Werdum withdrew from the bout with a back...


Feb 4, 2016 9:45 am

Dana White on Conor McGregor’s chances at UFC 196: “I don’t see how he wins”

.@ufc President @danawhite tells @anezbitt he doesn't see how @TheNotoriousMMA could win his next fight.https://t.co/C6hU5npDbK — AtTheBuzzer (@TheBuzzerOnFOX) February 4, 2016 When it was announced that Conor McGregor would be moving up to lightweight to challenge Rafael dos Anjos for the lightweight championship, McGregor made it clear that he believed he wants the welterweight championship...

Feb 4, 2016 8:08 am

WATCH! Fabricio Werdum talks UFC 196, timetable for return, and more!

As many know, this Saturday’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson’ fight card on Fox Sports 1 was initially UFC 196. The event was supposed to be headlined by Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez as they compete for the UFC heavyweight championship. Ultimately however injuries forced Velasquez, and then Werdum as well, off the card....

Feb 3, 2016 4:05 pm

WATCH! Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman II official for UFC 199

.@katienolan with another scoop! @LukeRockhold will rematch @ChrisWeidmanUFC in June #GTLive https://t.co/FPRrmAP9og — Garbage Time (@GarbageTime) February 3, 2016 There has been much speculation as to whether or not Chris Weidman would get an immediate rematch against Luke Rockhold after losing via 4th round TKO at UFC 194. With Yoel Romero’s failed drug test it...

Feb 1, 2016 10:51 am

Conor McGregor announces his induction to UFC Hall of Fame

Conor McGregor revealed some very interesting news on Monday. The UFC featherweight champion that has a historic fight scheduled against lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 on March 5 announced on Twitter that he has been placed in the UFC Hall of Fame. “The Notorious” tweeted the following message that resonated a very...

Jan 27, 2016 9:05 pm

UFC 197 becomes UFC 196

UFC 196 has now been scrapped and rebranded as ‘UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson’ after Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum both withdrew from their main event scrap for the heavyweight title. After a brief scramble that saw Nate Diaz offer to fight Anthony Pettis in the main event, the UFC promoted the co-main event...

Jan 27, 2016 8:06 am

UFC once again targeting Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov

Prior to Khabib Nurmagomedov injuring his ribs at the end of last year, he was booked to return to the Octagon to fight Tony Ferguson in the co-main event of The Ultimate Fighter 22 finale. Nurmagomedov was replaced by Edson Barboza, who lost to Ferguson via 2nd round submission in what was ultimately the Fight...

Jan 27, 2016 7:33 am

REPORT: Nate Diaz tried to save UFC 196 with Pettis matchup

Prior to the UFC announcing that Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson had been moved from the co-main event to the main event, and the Pay-Per View being moved to Fox Sports 1, Nate Diaz reportedly tried to save the event. According to MMAFighting, Nate Diaz reportedly tried to save the event by fighting Anthony Pettis...

Jan 26, 2016 3:09 pm

UFC 196 picks up new main event, moved to FS1

There’s been much speculation as to what the UFC would do about Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez both withdrawing from the main event of UFC 196, and it seems like we’ve got our answer. UFC President Dana White informed Yahoo Sports that the event has been moved from Pay-Per View to Fox Sports 1, and...

Jan 23, 2016 4:24 pm

New Video: What does UFC champ Dominick Cruz think of Conor McGregor?

Fresh off his title victory over TJ Dillashaw is new/old champ Dominick Cruz cutting footage for FOX on his thoughts on UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor. Cruz who has been known not to be such a nice guy has said “mean” things to Dillashaw before his title bout so look out McGregor, you might be...

Jan 23, 2016 9:14 am

MUST SEE! Incredible fan-made ‘UFC 209 Stockton: McGregor vs. Diaz’ promo

While Conor McGregor is currently slated to fight Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 197 for the UFC lightweight championship, this fan-made UFC 209 promo almost makes us wish ‘Notorious’ was fighting Stockton bad boy Nate Diaz. Following Diaz’s win over Michael Johnson at ‘UFC on FOX 17’ he went off on McGregor during his post-fight...

Jan 19, 2016 8:32 am

WATCH! UFC 195 highlights in SUPER slow motion

While UFC 195 happened several weeks ago, these super slow motion highlights will remind you just how great of a card it was! In the main event, Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit fought for 5 rounds to a split decision that saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship in what many consider a controversial decision....

Jan 17, 2016 3:01 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ live results stream

Unable to catch tonight’s action in Boston? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for up to the minute live results, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for fight recaps as they happen! Main card (Fox Sports 1) (c) TJ Dillashaw vs. Dominick Cruz – Dominick Cruz defeats T.J. Dillashaw via split decision (48-47,...

Jan 16, 2016 11:02 am

Kenny Florian suspended by FOX for copying fight breakdown

FOX Sports analyst and former UFC fighter Kenny Florian found himself under fire recently for copying his Dillashaw vs. Cruz breakdown word-for-word from a YouTube video. The mistake was pointed out on Twitter with side-by-side screenshots for comparison. Saturday afternoon FOX released a statement regarding the situation, revealing that Florian had been suspended for the...

Jan 15, 2016 5:16 pm

Diego Brandao fails post-fight drug test after UFC 195

UFC 195 was a rough enough night for Diego Brandao to begin with. The featherweight appeared to be closing in on what would have surely been a decision victory over Brian Ortega, however a late third round submission from Ortega had Brandao tapping out. Friday evening news broke that Brandao had failed a post-fight drug...

Jan 9, 2016 10:57 am

Carlos Condit gives update on potential retirement post-UFC 195

Going into UFC 195 there was much speculation as to Carlos Condit’s future in the UFC given «his lengthy and extensive professional MMA career. In the main event of UFC 195 Condit and Lawler went to war for 5 rounds to a decision that ultimately saw Lawler retain the UFC welterweight championship, despite many scoring...

Jan 9, 2016 7:53 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy prepping for UFC return?

It’s been over 3 years since we’ve seen former UFC welterweight contender Dan Hardy inside the Octagon. On a 2-fight win streak, Hardy was booked to face Matt Brown back in 2013, however ‘The Outlaw’ was diagnosed with a heart condition and was forced out of the bout. Hardy hasn’t been in the Octagon since,...

Jan 8, 2016 11:46 am

MUST SEE! UFC 195: The Thrill and the Agony (preview)

UFC 195 was an emotional night for many fighters. In the co-main event Stipe Miocic put on a spectacular performance against Andrei Arlovski, which set Miocic up for a title shot. In the main event, Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler slugged it out over the course of 5 rounds to a controversial decision that saw...

Jan 8, 2016 10:04 am

UFC announces first events to be held in Croatia and Netherlands in 2016

The UFC is expanding in 2016 with a recent announcement of taking events to Croatia and Netherlands for the first time. James Elliott, UFC EMEA general manager and vice president said in a statement, “”It is truly a testimony to the growth of the UFC brand to be breaking into two new markets in Europe...

Dec 29, 2015 4:09 pm

UFC releases 8 fighters

News broke earlier this afternoon that the UFC had cut 8 fighters from their roster. The news was broken by MMAFighting, which revealed that the UFC has released 8 fighters, including: Fabio Maldonado Chico Camus Kevin Souza Ericka Almeida Bubba Bush Micael Lebout Vernon Ramos Jumabieka Tuerxun The most shocking of the releases is Fabio...

Dec 23, 2015 1:27 am

600-pound UFC veteran Emanuel Yarbrough passes away at age 51

On September 9, 1994, Emanuel Yarbrough stepped his way into the Octagon and would be immediately engrained into UFC history. The sumo wrestler who weighed in at 616 pounds for his fight at UFC 3 passed away at age 51 on Dec. 12. “The Gentle Giant” would be the largest fighter to ever grace the...