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Aug 18, 2015 8:04 pm

WWE Legend: ‘Lesnar Couldn’t Make It, CM Punk Has No Business In The UFC’

WWE legend “The Honky Tonk Man” recently went on a video rant and talked about former WWE wrestler CM Punk’s decision to leave and join the UFC. Needless to say, he wasn’t very supportive. He also didn’t seem to remember how former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar did in the octagon, calling his move to...

Aug 18, 2015 7:05 pm

Thomson: ‘UFC Just Couldn’t Match Bellator Deal’

  “My understanding is that we have to wear Reebok with the UFC. There’s no other option. Well, you get paid to wear Reebok but you only get paid in their program, whatever their pay scale is. I took my negotiations over to Bellator, where there is no sponsorship tax, so my sponsors can sponsor...

Aug 18, 2015 6:21 pm

Demian Maia’s Chasing Major UFC Record

UFC submission ace Demian Maia is on a mission. The welterweight currently has seven submission finishes in the UFC. The record? Eleven. Currently there are only three fighters ahead of Maia on the list. Nate Diaz (8) Frank Mir (8) Royce Gracie (11) Maia told MMAJunkie that he’s looking to pursue that goal and be...

Aug 18, 2015 5:01 pm

UFC Mega Star Ronda Rousey Gets The Larry King Treatment

Before her fight with Bethe Correia at UFC 190, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey sat down with Larry King and talked about all kinds of topics. From her book, to movies and of course her career as one the biggest MMA fighters ever. Check it out! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment!...

Aug 18, 2015 2:07 pm

Lesnar: ‘UFC and WWE Are The Same Racket, WWE’s Just Better At It’

Former UFC heavyweight champion and current WWE star Brock Lesnar recently appeared on ESPN and discussed the differences and similarities between pro wrestling and the UFC. Along with saying that WWE’s Vince McMahon is a better promoter than Dana White, Lesnar also pointed out that they’re both basically attempting to sell the same product. “Of...

Aug 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Boxing Legend Shane Mosley Embarrassed By UFC’s Stance On Women

  Now it looks like the achievements of UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey are going to be causing change in the boxing world, or at least that’s the thought behind this recent decision from boxing legend Shane Mosley. Mosley recently announced, via a press release, that he will be adding a women’s boxing bout to...

Aug 18, 2015 8:40 am

UFC Fighter Allegedly Urinates In Bar And Fights Security

Blame it on the alcohol guys. UFC fighter Antonio Braga Neto recently had a mishap in a bar and now intends on suing the establishment. So what happened? Allegedly the UFC middleweight had a little bit too much to drink while in a bar and urinated on the floor. He was then thrown out by...

Aug 18, 2015 5:52 am

Henry Cejudo vs. Jussier Formiga set for UFC Fight Night 78

A key flyweight bout between rising contenders Henry Cejudo and Jussier Formiga is the latest addition to November’s UFC Fight Night 78 event in Mexico. UFC officials announced the booking yesterday evening. Former Olympic wrestling gold medal winner, Henry Cejudo (9-0 MMA), will be looking to stretch his undefeated mixed martial arts record to 10-0...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 18, 2015 12:01 am

All-Access! — UFC’s Ben Rothwell And Pat Miletich Goof Off Backstage

Top UFC heavyweight “Big” Ben Rothwell was giving BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage an interview when the man himself, UFC Hall-Of-Famer Pat Miletich, stepped up for story time. The two share a few brief moments with the camera, and if you’re an MMA fan this is stuff you can’t see anywhere else, it’s a definite can’t...

Aug 18, 2015 12:01 am

HOTT! UFC’s Newest Stunner, Aleksa Albu Posts Several Sexy Pics (NSFW)

UFC strawweight Aleksandra ‘Stitch’ Albu won her debut inside the octagon back at ‘UFC Fight Night: Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop 2’, when she submitted Izabela Badurek via guillotine in the second round. Albu only has two professional MMA fights, but both are finishes, with her first win coming via TKO in the first round. So,...

Aug 17, 2015 10:00 pm

UFC lightweight Castillo was ‘pissed’ about CM Punk signing until he met him

Phil “CM Punk” Brooks signing with the Ultimate Fighting Championship rubbed a lot of fighters in all the wrong ways. The fact that the octagon would be hosting Punk’s first MMA fight when he had zero experience upon his signing enraged veterans who “paid their dues” to make it to the prestigious promotion. UFC lightweight...

Aug 17, 2015 3:00 pm

“Jacare” Souza vs. Yoel Romero set for UFC 194

UFC 194 is shaping up to be the card of the year as a potential title-eliminator bout has been added to the main card. For the second time in 2015, it looks like Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero have agreed to fight! Let’s just hope it actually happens this time. Las Vegas Review-Journal reported...

Aug 17, 2015 2:13 pm

INJURED! Liz Carmouche out of UFC 191

UFC 191 took another hit this week as bantamweight Liz Carmouche has been forced to be pulled from the card due to an injury. Raquel Pennington is now in search of a new opponent and has not been pulled from the card, MMA Junkie reports. Pennington was originally scheduled to face Leslie Smith on the...

Aug 17, 2015 7:11 am

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov set for UFC 192

A flyweight bout between Joseph Benavidez and Ali Bagautinov is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via the Houston Chronicle. Joseph Benavidez (22-4 MMA) will be looking to earn his fourth victory in a row when he collides with Bagautinov in Texas this fall....

Aug 17, 2015 7:10 am

Rose Namajunas vs. Angela Hill set for UFC 192

A women’s strawweight bout between Rose Namajunas and Angela Hill is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the booking today via the Houston Chronicle. Rose Namajunas (2-2 MMA) will fight for the first time since December of 2014 when she squares off with Angela Hill in Texas. “Thug...

Aug 17, 2015 6:00 am

Donald Cerrone’s long road to a UFC Lightweight Title shot

Before WEC merged with UFC in 2010, smaller fighters always had the stigma that they could not consistently provide exciting fights. The fact that WEC became such a commodity that UFC eventually absorbed it proved the theory to be a myth as fighters like Jose Aldo, Dominick Cruz, and Urijah Faber have put on some...

Aug 16, 2015 3:51 pm

WATCH! UFC Fighters Predict Max Holloway vs. Charles Oliveira

Charles Oliveira will have his opportunity to crack the top five of the UFC’s featherweight division when he goes toe-to-toe with fifth-ranked Max Holloway in the main event of “UFC Fight Night 74”. The card is set to take place next weekend live from the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Check out how UFC...

Aug 16, 2015 1:59 pm

Big John: ‘The UFC cage is too big and gives fighters room to flee’

‘I think the original UFC cage is a little to big and gives too much room for fighters to flee. The cage that the UFC uses in some of their smaller shows is 25ft and I think that is the perfect size’ Sometimes smaller IS better. The size of the octagon has never been a...

Aug 16, 2015 1:00 am

UFC fighter strips naked and runs into ocean — HILARIOUS!

It looks like the fighters of the octagon are losing their MINDS with the lack of fights going on this week. UFC lightweight “Stormin'” Norman Parke appeared to be so bored, he was dared to run into the ocean butt-naked and actually went through with it! Of course, Parke commented on this video saying, “You’s...

Aug 15, 2015 4:12 pm

Equal Opportunity? Not In The UFC According To This Report

The Culinary Workers Union Local 226 have a long history of raging war with the UFC. From keeping MMA illegal in New York, to more recently claiming that they intend on ‘organizing fighters’ to form a fighters union. They don’t like the UFC and the UFC isn’t exactly fond of them. In an attempt to...

Aug 15, 2015 2:56 pm

UFC Rankings Update: Anderson Silva Has Been Removed From P4P List

So this is common practice for the UFC, removing fighters from the rankings if they are suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, or the UFC, for PED use. Still, it’s a big shocking not to see former middleweight champion Anderson Silva on the list. The UFC updated their rankings shortly after Silva was suspended...

Aug 15, 2015 2:09 pm

Phil Davis Compares UFC Exit To Breaking Up With A Girlfriend

Former UFC light heavyweight and current Bellator MMA fighter Phil Davis, recently took part in a media day in Los Angeles and of course the topic of leaving the UFC came up. Davis didn’t shy away from talking about it and instead gave a pretty unique analogy for how he felt after leaving the promotion he...

Aug 15, 2015 11:38 am

Top UFC Bantamweight Signs New 5-Fight Deal

Rising UFC bantamweight Thomas Almeida reportedly just inked a new 5-fight extension with the promotion. Almeida is coming off of a win over the tough veteran Brad Pickett at UFC 189. A win that was impressive and exciting to say the least and that could really be said about most of his career so far....

Aug 15, 2015 8:35 am

UFC Middleweight Suspended For Spitting On Opponent

On Thursday, UFC middleweight Caio Magalhaes was issued a temporary suspension pending a hearing on Sept. 14. He will then appear before the commission to answer for a complaint of unsportsmanlike conduct. The event in question is from after his loss to Josh Samman at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 21 Finale on July 12, 2015....

Aug 15, 2015 12:41 am

UFC Heavyweight Going Vegan –– This Is Why! (Graphic)

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt might be saying goodbye to meat. Hunt took to Facebook and posted a graphic video that shows some of the conditions found in this certain pig farm. The video shows some shocking things, from pigs being stuffed into boxes to the all around disgusting conditions of the facility. It’s definitely an...

Aug 15, 2015 12:01 am

UFC Strawweight Decides Pants Are Optional At Bonfire

UFC strawweight and TUF 20 cast member ‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings is at it again. She’s certainly not one to censor herself and lives life by her own rules. Take her Instagram for example. She posts pictures very frequently and not all of them feature her wearing pants, in fact probably majority of them don’t. She...