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Nov 4, 2015 8:40 am

Free fight: Rousey destroys Bethe Correira at UFC 190

Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s highly anticipated UFC 193 title defense against Holly Holm on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, take a look back at Rousey’s most recent title defense. At UFC 190 Rousey knocked Bethe Correia out cold very early in the fight to retain the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Do...

Nov 4, 2015 8:27 am

Kelvin Gastelum reacts to Neil Magny stepping up to save UFC FN 78 main event

Tuesday evening it was revealed that Neil Magny had stepped up on short notice to fight Kelvin Gastelum at the main event of UFC Fight Night 78 on November 21st after Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown was forced out of the bout with an ankle injury. Gastelum took to social media, after the UFC announced Magny...

Nov 4, 2015 8:22 am

Shields upset NSAC ignored Palhares’ eye-gouges

Last month Rousimar Palhares answered to the NSAC for holding a kimura submission after Jake Shields tapped out at WSOF 22. Following the bout Palhares was immediately stripped of the WSOF championship. Palhares was suspended for 2 years for ‘unsportsmanlike conduct’ given that this isn’t the first time he has held a submission after his...

Nov 4, 2015 8:01 am

Rousey isn’t comfortable with role model status

Being a UFC champion brings millions of eyes and draws tons of attention. Champions are constantly under the microscope from the media, fans, and young children who aspire to be like their favorite fighters. Last month for Halloween we saw many costumes of UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. During a recent interview Rousey revealed...

Nov 3, 2015 10:29 pm

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo’ video previews

Ahead of UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson III this Saturday, you can catch the main event and co-main event previews right here on BJPENN.com courtesy of the UFC’s official YouTube channel.

Nov 3, 2015 9:41 pm

Exclusive Video | Nick Diaz: Fans want to see fights!

[ooyala code=”RvZ3VreDpUv-5ekjeKbAcS8XM_7D4PJ6″ player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true”] Nick Diaz’s Octagon antics mid-fight make him a fan favorite. In addition to Diaz’s mid-fight taunting his ‘stand and trade’ style has won him the admiration of many fans over the years. In a recent interview with BJPENN.COM Diaz discusses what fans want to see in fights. Watch the...

Nov 3, 2015 10:47 am

Paige VanZant: ‘I’ve had a very, very hard road to get to the UFC’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant recently spoke with Submission Radio about her critics and her blessings with her career in mixed martial arts. VanZant ranked number 6 in the UFC strawweight division has an upcoming bout with number 3 ranked Rose Namajunas, at UFC Fight Night 80 on Dec. 10 at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan...

Nov 3, 2015 9:24 am

WATCH! Holm discusses UFC 193, training with Jon Jones, fighting Cyborg, and MORE!

Recently we have seen a slew of fighters using Periscope to interact with fans. During a recent Periscope session, Holly Holm discussed everything from pre-fight meals and her UFC 193 bout against Ronda Rousey, to training with Jon Jones. UFC 193 goes down November 14th from the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia. You can see...

Nov 3, 2015 9:24 am

Dana White Clip of The Day: Cerrone KOs Adriano Martins with head kick

Donald Cerrone vs Adriano Martins at UFC on FOX in Chicago, IL on January 25, 2014. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/i0LK309yy2 — Dana White (@danawhite) October 30, 2015 Check out Dana White’s Clip of the Day from UFC on Fox 10 that went down back in 2014. As you can see, the fight ends by KO with Donald...

Nov 3, 2015 9:14 am

Photo | Rousey wearing fan’s inspirational words while training

Ronda Rousey recently began a social media campaign titled ‘#MoreThanTape’ in which she would take fan’s word of encouragement and have them printed on athletic tape, which she would wear during training and in her fight with Holly Holm at UFC 193. This week, the undisputed UFC women’s bantamweight champion took to Instagram to post...

Nov 3, 2015 9:09 am

Tim Kennedy returning to MMA, gunning for PED & TRT users

There has been much speculation as to whether or not top ranked UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy would ever return to the UFC. Kennedy hasn’t fought since his controversial TKO loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 in September of 2014. Kennedy allegedly was sticking his fingers in Romero’s gloves at the end of the 2nd...

Nov 3, 2015 8:56 am

TJ Grant discusses potential UFC return

TJ Grant hasn’t been in the Octagon since May of 2013 when he scored an impressive TKO win over Gray Maynard in a title eliminator bout. Following the win, Grant was expected to face then-champion Benson Henderson at UFC 164, however a concussion sustained in training forced him out of the bout. Grant then went...

Nov 3, 2015 8:06 am

Chuck Liddell: “I’m back!”

I’m back! Training jujitsu since 97 boy how time flies A photo posted by Chuck Liddell (@theofficialchuckliddell) on Nov 2, 2015 at 10:12pm PST UFC legend Chuck Liddell took to Instagram to reveal that he is back in the gym working on his Jiu-Jitsu. At the age of 45 we aren’t getting our hopes up...

Nov 3, 2015 7:41 am

On This Day: UFC announces Bisping vs. Belfort

While this wasn’t too long ago, on this day in 2012 the UFC announced that Michael Bisping and Vitor ‘The Phenom’ Belfort would headline ‘UFC on FX.’ Every MMA fan knows how the bout went. Belfort landed a brutal highlight reel head kick on Bisping that left him “permanently disfigured” according to ‘The Count.’ The...

Nov 3, 2015 12:18 am

Bellator hosts another legendary Fan Fest ahead of Bellator 145 in Missouri

Another legendary Bellator Fan Fest is being held this week to tie in with their Bellator 145 event on Friday, Nov 6. MMA stars Ken Shamrock, Royce Gracie, Kimbo Slice, Tito Ortiz and light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary are set to be in attendance at the event being held at the Dave & Buster’s in...

Nov 2, 2015 11:43 pm

Werdum open to rematch with Fedor but does not see Emelianenko coming to the UFC

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on the MMA Hour and spoke with Ariel Helwani on a potential rematch with heavyweight great, Fedor Emelianenko. Werdum said that he does not see the Russian fighting in the UFC any time soon, probably tied with a two or three year contract with Rizin. “He deserved a fight...

Nov 2, 2015 10:59 pm

MUST SEE! Jon Jones going HAM blasts through 585 pounds in the gym

585lb sumo deadlift tonight!! LET'S FREAKING GO‼️‼️‼️ Big thank you to the @zia_nfp family for pushing me and reminding me to never be satisfied. #NFP #NotForPussies #Mission600 #PR #505 #Noweakathletes #cantfakestrong #teamchickenlegs A post shared by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Nov 2, 2015 at 6:00pm PST Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones posted...

Nov 2, 2015 8:10 pm

Holm: ‘I can handle the pressure of being champion’

Recently UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stated that she believes Holly Holm would be much happier if she lost their UFC 193 bout because she would be unable to handle the pressure of being a UFC champion. Holm disagrees with Rousey, and believes that she would be able to handle the pressures of being...

Nov 2, 2015 4:10 pm

Tate: ‘UFC needs to wake up and smell the coffee’

Miesha Tate has been quite frustrated with her place in the UFC women’s bantamweight division lately. After defeating Jessica Eye, Tate was under the impression that she would get a title shot against Ronda Rousey, however the UFC gave the shot to Holly Holm. This didn’t sit well with Tate, who has yet to be...

Nov 2, 2015 1:24 pm

Do people want to see Bobby Lashley versus Kimbo Slice?

Is a fight between Bobby Lashley and Kimbo Slice the next big hit for Bellator? Basically the fight sounds like it can happen if there is enough buzz from fans to give the Bellator heads a reason to book it. Lashley, who has a rematch against James Thompson this Friday at Bellator 145, spoke with...

Nov 2, 2015 12:04 pm

Tim Kennedy discusses ‘Hunting Hitler’ and his future in MMA

Tim Kennedy hasn’t fought in the UFC since losing to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 via controversial TKO. Since then Kennedy has been extremely outspoken in regards to the UFC’s uniform deal with Reebok, and has stated several times that he won’t return to fighting unless the opportunity is right. In addition Kennedy has found...

Nov 2, 2015 11:50 am

Jon Jones admits he made the wrong choices in his lifestyle

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was recently reinstated by the UFC and is looking to get back the championship belt. “Bones” was suspended from the UFC in April with legal battles involving a hit-and-run accident in New Mexico and shed light on his past choices in life via Twitter. You have every right to...

Nov 2, 2015 11:02 am

Gunnar Nelson wants Conor McGregor to move up to lightweight

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor’s cut down to featherweight is taxing. The interim featherweight champion shows up to weigh-ins looking like a shell of his normal self, and with the UFC’s recent IV ban, McGregor’s chances of going up to lightweight have increased significantly. Earlier this week McGregor’s teammate Gunnar Nelson gave his thoughts...

Nov 2, 2015 10:16 am

WATCH! Jon Jones blasting the heavy bag

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been hitting the gym hard in anticipation of his return to the Octagon after being reinstated by the UFC last month. Videos have continued to emerge of Jones in the gym working on his strength & conditioning as well as his wrestling. In the video above we...

Nov 2, 2015 9:31 am

Aisling Daly reflects on UFC Dublin win

Earlier this month the UFC headed to Ireland for the second ever ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’. The event was held at the 3Arena and drew in a rowdy Irish crowd that lead to UFC President Dana White stating that Ireland has the best fight fans. SBG Ireland fighter Aisling Daly fought in front of her...

Nov 2, 2015 9:13 am

Mendes: ‘Nik Lentz would destroy McGregor’

Some critics have ridiculed top featherweight Chad “Money” Mendes’ conditioning after his loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Mendes took the McGregor fight on short notice and has made it clear that a full camp would result in a different outcome. “The only people that are questioning my conditioning are Conor McGregor nut-hangers, and...