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Jan 1, 2016 11:17 am

Vote for your favorites! 2016 World MMA Award nominees announced

On Thursday, the nominees for the Fighters Only 2016 World MMA Awards were announced. Fans can vote for their favorite nominees at WorldMMAAwards.com. Voting is now open and will run through Friday, Jan. 31, 2016 at 12 Midnight PT. This marks the eighth annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards ceremony and will take place on...

Dec 28, 2015 8:10 am

Watch out Northcutt! Tony Ferguson Shows us a No-hands Cartwheel!

Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson shows off some agility with his “look mom no hands” technique.  Ferguson (20-3 MMA) is on a seven fight UFC win streak, his recent victory was over two weeks ago against Edson Barboza that ended in a Brabo choke submission in the second round. Ferguson has one loss in over six...

Dec 16, 2015 12:57 pm

Tony Ferguson on Champ McGregor Video: Tell that B*tc# to come to 155

Tony Ferguson has been on a mean streak in the UFC’s lightweight division putting in 7 straight as he finished Edson Barboza via (Braba Choke) in the second round of the contest.  In the last 7 years Ferguson’s only loss came by the hands of Michael “The Mencace” Johnson back in 2012. “El Cucuy” is...

Dec 15, 2015 11:22 am

TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions: Edgar walks away injury free

At the TUF 22 Finale fight fans saw Frankie Edgar knock out Chad Mendes early in the first round. In addition we saw Ryan Hall win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, and a fight of the year candidate between Edson Barboza and Tony Ferguson. Below are the TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions courtesy of...

Dec 15, 2015 2:41 am

TUF Finale 22 salary report – Frankie Edgar takes home fattest paycheck

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Friday’s TUF 22 Finale payouts were released with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar topping the list of paid fighters. The TUF 22 Finale payouts included: Frankie Edgar: $360,000 (includes $180,000 win bonus) def. Chad Mendes: $82,000 Ryan...

Dec 14, 2015 2:01 pm

Nate Diaz on FOX 17 : Must Watch Exclusive Video – Gimmie Shelter

  The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season 5 winner Nate Diaz is set to get back into the octagon after a short hiatus dating back to last year.   Diaz last win came by TKO against Gray Maynard another TUF season 5 fighter back in 2013.   Diaz last fight was against Rafael do Anjos (24-7...

Dec 12, 2015 9:25 am

Reebok pays out $142,000 to TUF 22 Finale fighters

Last night fight fans saw an action packed night of fights that was topped off by Frankie Edgar knocking out Chad Mendes in the first round of their scrap. In addition, Jiu-Jitsu ace Ryan Hall was able to defeat Artem Lobov via decision to win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter. Following the event, MMAJunkie...

Dec 11, 2015 5:17 pm

TUF 22 Finale live results stream 

Unable to catch the action at the TUF 22 Finale tonight? BJPENN.com has you covered!  Check back for all of the live results as they happen. Main card (Fox Sports 1) Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes – Frankie Edgar wins via KO Artem Lobov vs. Ryan Hall – Ryan Hall wins via decision Edson Barboza...

Dec 10, 2015 9:13 am

REPLAY! TUF 22 Finale weigh-in

At 2 p.m. PST (5 p.m. EST) tune in as the stars of the Friday’s TUF 22 Finale hit the scales to make weight! The fight card is currently as follows: Main card (Fox Sports 1) Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes Artem Lobov vs. Ryan Hall Edson Barboza vs. Tony Ferguson Ryan LaFlare vs. Mike...

Nov 29, 2015 1:02 pm

Insane Spinning Wheel-Kick KO Video: Who did it better?

A video posted by Wallid Ismail (@wallidjfc) on Nov 29, 2015 at 1:53am PST A spinning wheel kick is without a doubt one of the flashiest ways to earn a KO victory in mixed martial arts. It’s an extremely well timed and very advanced kick to land on your opponent. Stepping across your body, you...

Nov 25, 2015 11:43 am

OUCH! Fighter gets knocked out & headgear kicked off by wheel kick

The UnderGround Kickboxing Series: Fighter in Brazil gets his headgear and his lights kicked out on SPIN KICK SUNDAY. Posted by The Underground on Sunday, November 8, 2015 We’ve seen some pretty brutal wheel kick knockouts over the course of the years. Uriah Hall and Edson Barboza are generally credited with having the two most...

Nov 23, 2015 1:13 pm

WATCH! TUF 22 Finale Preview – Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes

Just a day before Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor finally clash in the octagon for featherweight supremacy, fans will get treated by a meeting between Chad Mendes and Frankie Edgar. It is likely that the meeting between Mendes and Edgar will decide the next challenger for the UFC Featherweight Championship. The expert analysts at FOX...

Nov 16, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Ronda Rousey Drops out of Top 10 P4P

“UFC 193” has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated! Some major changes were made as big names made major drops and a familiar face pops back up in the light heavyweight division. Ronda Rousey’s devastating loss to now-champion Holly Holm may not have caused a major drop for her in...

Oct 30, 2015 11:40 am

With Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, Tony Ferguson gets new opponent at TUF 22 Finale

With the lightweight division rumble of Khabib Nurmagomedov having to pull out of his fight with Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 Finale, Ferguson has been booked with a new opponent for the Dec. 11 fight. Edson Barboza has stepped in to replace Nurmagomedov, according to an announcement from the UFC on Friday. While Nurmagomedov...

Oct 29, 2015 9:48 pm

BREAKING: Khabib Nurmagomedov injured, out of bout with Tony Ferguson

News broke late Thursday evening that Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has injured his rib in training and is unable to fight Tony Ferguson at the TUF 22 finale on December 11th. Sources confirmed the news with MMAFighting, which also revealed that the UFC is looking to have Edson Barboza step in on short notice to...

Oct 22, 2015 7:15 am

Cruickshank vs. Felder set for UFC FN 81

An exciting lightweight bout has reportedly been booked for ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ on January 17th. According to Paul Felder, he will meet Daron Cruickshank on the card in a bout that is sure to be a spectacular battle of impressive standup fighters. Felder is currently on a 2-fight losing streak after dropping back to...

Oct 20, 2015 9:30 pm

Bobby Green to fans: “I’M BACK”

Popular UFC fighter Bobby Green hasn’t fought in the Octagon in nearly a year, and for good reasons. After having his 8-fight win streak snapped by Edson Barboza, Green underwent surgery to repair a torn quad. During his recovery Green underwent surgery after tearing his ACL and lateral meniscus. In addition to having to overcome...