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Feb 1, 2017 10:49 am

Josh Koscheck to make Bellator debut on February 18

Back in June of 2015, it was announced that Ultimate Fighter season 1 veteran and former UFC welterweight title challenger Josh Koscheck had signed with Bellator MMA. Almost two years later, the veteran still hasn’t set foot in the promotion’s cage. On February 18, that will finally change. On Tuesday afternoon, Bellator sent out a press...

Dec 14, 2016 12:53 pm

The 10 best welterweight fights in UFC history

This Saturday, the UFC will touch down in sun-soaked Sacramento, California with UFC on Fox 22. One of the many highlights of this card is a welterweight scrap between bona fide excitement generators “Platinum” Mike Perry and Alan Jouban. Given the propensity for violence shared by these two fighters, many fans consider their imminent scrap...

Nov 12, 2016 8:50 pm

MMA community reacts to Yoel Romero’s KO of Chris Weidman

On the main card of UFC 205, top ranked UFC middleweight Yoel Romero made his triumphant return to the Octagon following a suspension. While Romero appeared to have lost the first round, he appeared to have found his rhythm in the second as he began to utilize his elite level wrestling more and more. In...

Oct 23, 2016 3:01 pm

Johny Hendricks says he will retire if he suffers defeat at UFC 207 this December

UFC 207 could be the last time that fight fans get to see former UFC welterweight champion Jonhy Hendricks in action. “Bigg Rigg” recently spoke with ESPN’s Five Rounds where he announced that if he loses to Neil Magny at December’s UFC 207 event in Las Vegas he will be hanging up his gloves and...

Sep 25, 2016 2:59 pm

UFC Fight Night 95 Reebok Outfitting Pay: Cris Cyborg pockets $2,500

UFC Fight Night 95 took place last night in Brazil. The event was headlined by a women’s catchweight bout (140-pounds) between current Invicta Featherweight champion Cris Cyborg and UFC newcomer Lina Lansberg. Cyborg defeated Lansberg via second-round TKO in the main event bout, but both women took home the same check of $2,500 from the...

Sep 24, 2016 3:58 pm

UFC Fight Night 95 Live Results

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC Fight Night 95 card in Brazil. BJPENN.com has you covered. Stay glued to this page for all of this evening’s live results: UFC FIGHT NIGHT 95 LIVE RESULTS: Cris Cyborg vs. Lina Lansberg – Cyborg TKOs Lansberg at 2:29 of round 2 Renan Barao vs. Phillipe Nover – Barao defeats...

Sep 23, 2016 4:48 pm

UFC Fight Night 95 Finalized Lineup

Tomorrow night, the UFC will return to Brasilia, Brazil with UFC Fight Night 95. The card’s main event will see reigning Invicta featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino make her sophomore UFC appearance opposite Sweden’s Lina Lansberg. The two will meet at a catchweight of 140 lbs. Cyborg, who had a brutal time cutting down to...

Sep 23, 2016 6:13 am

UFC Fight Night 95 Weigh-In Results: Cyborg Makes Weight

Early this morning, reigning Invicta featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino took to the scale to weigh in for her for sophomore UFC effort, a 140-lb. catchweight bout with Swedish striker Lina Lansberg. Despite plenty of doubt to the contrary, the Brazilian made weight, taking full advantage of the bout’s 1-lb. allowance and tipping the scale...

Aug 14, 2016 1:14 pm

Multiple injuries lead to big changes for UFC Fight Night 95

The UFC Fight Night 95 event has suffered some major changes as four of its fighters have pulled due to injuries. Welterweight fighters Brandon Thatch, who suffered a hand injury, and Shinsho Anzai, who suffered a back injury, have been pulled off of the card. Their opponents Erick Silva and Luan Chagas will now fight...

Mar 5, 2016 11:09 am

UFC 196 live results stream

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 196 action? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for live results updates, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for recaps of tonight’s fights. Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate – Miesha Tate submits Holly Holm via rear-naked choke in round 5...

Mar 4, 2016 4:05 pm

VIDEO | UFC 196 weigh-ins are LIVE

Ahead of tomorrow night’s action in Las Vegas, watch the fighters of UFC 196 hit the scales in preparation for their scraps tomorrow night. The full fight card is currently as follows: Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz *Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate Gian Villante vs. Ilir Latifi Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor...

Mar 3, 2016 11:35 am

VIDEO | UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz – Extended Preview

With the UFC 196 press conference featuring Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz, Holly Holm, and Miesha Tate happening on Thursday afternoon, the UFC has released the extended preview of UFC 196. The event will go down on Saturday from the MGM Grand Garden arena. The fight card is currently as follows: Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor...

Jan 16, 2016 9:14 am

You’re invited! Next week’s star-studded UFC 197 press conference in Vegas

Next Wednesday fans can get a sneak peak at what’s in store for UFC 197’s main-event and co-main event slots for ‘March Madness’ MMA style. History will be made in the anticipated super-fight with dos Anjos’s title on the line against the surging Irishman who attempts to be the first UFC champion to hold two...

Nov 3, 2015 10:07 pm

Neil Magny steps in for Matt Brown at ‘UFC FN 78’ main event

Earlier this week it was revealed that Matt Brown would no longer be able to fight Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of UFC FN 78 on November 21st. No replacement opponent for Gastelum was immediately named, however we now know that Neil Magny will be stepping in on short notice to fight Gastelum! Many...

Oct 22, 2015 1:24 pm

UFC books 2 bouts for UFC 195

Tickets for January 2nd’s UFC 195: Lawler vs. Condit go on sale to the general public this Friday. As a result the UFC has been busy booking fights for the highly anticipated card. Today the UFC announced that Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson vs. Neil Magny and Lorenz Larkin vs. Albert Tumenov had been added to the...

Oct 1, 2015 8:42 am

USADA Releases UFC Test Numbers –– Rousey Tops The List

The United States Anti-Doping Agency, the third-party organization that now oversees all drug testing for the UFC, recently released a list showing all the fighters they’ve tested so far, and how many times they’ve been tested. Who topped the list? UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, who has been tested 5 times since the start of...

Aug 24, 2015 7:55 am

UFC Fight Night 74 Reebok Payout: Main Eventers make combined $20,000

The dust has settled from “UFC Fight Night 74” and their first trip into Saskatoon was a bizarre one, to say the least. Everything from a freak injury stopping the main-event short to a young fighter with tons of potential retiring after his first UFC win left fans scratching their heads, but nothing is more...

Aug 23, 2015 10:12 pm

UFC Fight Night 74 draws over 7,000 fans in Saskatoon debut

SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada hosted a UFC event for the first time on Sunday evening and it looked to be a big success. “UFC Fight Night 74” drew 7,202 fans and a gate of $949,000 (CAD/Canadian Dollar). The fans flocked to the arena to watch Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira showcase their skills,...

Aug 23, 2015 10:05 pm

REPLAY! UFC Fight Night 74 Post Fight Press Conference (Full)

UFC invaded Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada tonight for the very first time! Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira headlined the card in a bout that ended quickly when Oliveira suffered a freak injury. Neil Magny returned to form and quickly bounced back from his August 1st loss to Demian Maia by easily defeating Erick Silva in the...

Aug 23, 2015 12:33 pm

Fight day “UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira” betting odds!

“UFC Fight Night 74” is right around the corner and there is no better time to place your bets than right now! When it comes to gambling on mixed martial arts, bettors tend to wait last minute to place wagers on fighters on smaller cards. Check out the final odds for tonight’s fights— some of...

Aug 23, 2015 1:00 am

“UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira” Full Results

UFC is set to invade Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada for the first time in company history tonight with “UFC Fight Night 74”! The card will take place on UFC Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 and will feature a lightweight main-event bout between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Erick Silva was originally scheduled to face Rick...

Aug 22, 2015 3:50 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ Edition

Sunday night’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ is official and all the fighters have weighed-in. In tomorrow’s main event we’ll get the chance to see two of the best featherweights go head to head when Hawaii’s Max Holloway takes on Charles Oliveira. Also on the main card is a fantastic welterweight fight between Erick Silva and...

Aug 22, 2015 3:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

It’s one of those unusual weekends where he have a UFC event on a Sunday instead of the normal Saturday. So that means the official ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ weigh-ins went down today. In tomorrow’s main event we’ll see two of the best featherweights go head to head when Max Holloway meets Charles Oliveira in...

Aug 22, 2015 12:59 am

Watch the “UFC Fight Night 74” Post Fight Press Conference Live at 12:00 AM ET

UFC invades Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada tonight for the very first time! Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira headline the card in a fight for featherweight supremacy. Oliveira is looking to make his way into the top five of the division while Holloway proves to his win over Cub Swanson was no fluke. In the co main-event,...

Aug 21, 2015 1:49 pm

Highlights From Today’s UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Open Workouts

This Sunday, August 23, fighters from around the world will square off on FOX Sports 1 as part of the “UFC Fight Night Saskatoon” event. Hawaii’s Max Holloway will try to earn another shot at Conor McGregor in the night’s main event against Charles Oliveira. Also on the card, a co-main event between Erick Silva...

Aug 16, 2015 5:44 pm

Booking Roundup: Velasquez gets his rematch with Werdum!

[ooyala code=”RyazBmdjrWlZcS9ywIXV-okBl7JVDjG-” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”640″ height=”360″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] It was still a BIG news week for the men and ladies of the octagon. Several fights were announced including a rematch for the UFC Heavyweight Championship between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez! Get caught up on all the latest fight announcements in this week’s “Booking Roundup”! UFC...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

UFC Fight Night 74 set with 12 bouts!

The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon! The card, which will air on FOX Sports 1, includes a total of 12 bouts and is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring surging contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Max Holloway (13-3 MMA) is currently riding a six-fight win...