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Feb 2, 2018 11:49 am

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley Breaks Down His Incredible UFC Debut 5 Years Ago Today

Five years ago today, @TWooodley gave us one of the greatest debuts in @UFC history! #ReplayKO pic.twitter.com/Gc6kAOgkgl — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) February 2, 2018 Back in 2013, Tyron Woodley was already on a 10-fight win streak. That was, until he was finished by former UFC middleweight Nate Marquardt at the time. Regardless of the...

Feb 2, 2018 7:12 am

VIDEO | Robert Whittaker’s List of What Took Him Out of UFC 221 is Nuts

Just when you thought the UFC’s chaotic middleweight division was going to reach some sort of state of homeostasis, a big Robert Whittaker-sized wrench gets thrown into things. Promoted to the undisputed middleweight champion, the hard-hitting Aussie was set to defend against Luke Rockhold. Unfortunately, he had to pull out due to undisclosed reasons, which...

Feb 1, 2018 1:02 pm

BREAKING | Another Fun Lightweight Scrap Officially Booked for UFC 223

The card is only about half finished but already the UFC’s trip to Brooklyn is looking awesome. UFC 223 is topped with the huge lightweight clash between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson, with Rose Namajunas defending her new strawweight title against the very woman she took it from, the dangerous Joanna Jedrzejczyk. That should be...

Feb 1, 2018 12:32 pm

Report | Demetrious Johnson vs. TJ Dillashaw superfight targeted for UFC 226 co-main event

UFC 226, which goes down on July 7, is going to be headlined by a heavyweight superfight between reigning champion Stipe Miocic and reigning light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. And from the sounds of it, another blockbuster superfight is in the works for the card’s co-main event: a flyweight title fight between dominating divisional champ...

Feb 1, 2018 9:31 am

BREAKING | Fabricio Werdum Booked for Main Event of UFC London

UFC London was the Bermuda Triangle of match-ups. It was long supposed to be the card basically made for Michael Bisping’s retirement fight. After opponents were ruled out one-by-one, finally either Bisping or the UFC decided he would not be fighting on that card. Darren Till and Stephen Thompson was also ruled out. Finally, we...

Jan 31, 2018 9:01 am

UFC rankings update: Georges St-Pierre exits, Ronda Rousey stays

In the wake of last weekend’s UFC Charlotte card, the UFC has adjusted its official rankings. The biggest shakeup this time surrounds Former UFC middleweight and welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre’s ejection from the middleweight rankings. Given that St-Pierre is not expected to fight again for quite some time – if ever – his ejection from...

Jan 31, 2018 8:18 am

UFC middleweight champ Robert Whittaker: I’m back

A little over a week ahead of Luke Rockhold and Yoel Romero’s UFC 221 interim middleweight title fight, the UFC’s undisputed middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has shared a very positive update. Whittaker was originally expected to defend his title against Rockhold in the main event of UFC 221, but was forced out of the fight...

Jan 31, 2018 6:11 am

UFC 220 Salaries: Miocic, Ngannou, Cormier and Oezdemir all pocket massive checks

On January 20, the UFC returned to Boston with UFC 220, a massive pay-per-view that featured title fights at both heavyweight and light heavyweight. In the main event, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic defended his title by outworking dangerous challenger Francis Ngannou to a unanimous decision, derailing one of MMA’s biggest hype trains in the...

Jan 30, 2018 6:01 pm

REPORT | Another Big Lightweight Fight Could Land on UFC 223!

UFC 223 continues to grow! Already off to a hot start with two title fights and three Lightweight fights in total…it looks like another might be getting added! ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reports that a showdown between season 15 winner of The Ultimate Fighter, Michael Chiesa and former WEC and UFC Lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis could...

Jan 30, 2018 12:56 pm

VIDEO | Chris Pratt Reunites With Former Coach and UFC Legend Randy Couture

Chris Pratt and Randy Couture doing a little hand fighting. (Via Pratt on IG) pic.twitter.com/Ad1E0pVweR — FloWrestling (@FloWrestling) January 29, 2018 Every now and then planets align and something special happens. We’re going to be blessed with Daniel Cormier fighting Stipe Miocic in July, as well as a slew of other big match-ups that the...

Jan 30, 2018 11:03 am

BREAKING | Michael Bisping Will Not Be Retiring at UFC London

It has been well known that Michael Bisping would be retiring at UFC London. The locale was perfect for his swan song, the timing seemed right, the only thing that was missing was going to be an opponent. After an exhaustive list and failed attempts to get something done, it seemed like the UFC had...

Jan 30, 2018 10:08 am

EXCLUSIVE | UFC 221’s Alexander Volkanovski expects ranked opponent with win

This weekend, on the undercard of UFC 221 in Perth, Australia, red-hot featherweight prospect Alexander Volkanovski will return to the cage for a rescheduled bout with Canada’s Jeremy Kennedy. If Volkanovski can win this bout, he’ll be 4-0 in the UFC, and 16-1 overall, and he expects to be rewarded for this impressive run with...

Jan 30, 2018 8:30 am

Stipe Miocic is Happy For Both Daniel Cormier and Himself for UFC 226

Out of nowhere, we were suddenly hit with probably the biggest fight of the year in 2018. Whether there is some sort of triumphant return of Conor McGregor or not, Daniel Cormier jumping up to heavyweight to challenge Stipe Miocic for his title as his career comes to close is absolutely gigantic. Just as with...

Jan 30, 2018 6:51 am

VIDEO | Vasyl Lomachenko drills wrestling, teases UFC move

You ready to fight me at 135 @JorgeLinares ? If not, maybe I’ll go win a belt in the UFC first while waiting on you. 😂 pic.twitter.com/XHApvExSoD — Hi-Tech Lomachenko (@VasylLomachenko) January 29, 2018 Riding high off an impressive defeat of Guillermo Rigondeaux, rising boxing superstar Vasyl Lomachenko is now angling for an April or May scrap...

Jan 28, 2018 1:46 pm

UFC announces cast for “The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated”

UFC announces cast for “The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated” The UFC dropped some huge news on Friday afternoon when they announced that current UFC champions Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier would serve as coaches for Season 27 of The Ultimate Fighter and then later square off in the main event of UFC 226 on July...

Jan 28, 2018 10:22 am

UFC Charlotte does worst preliminary viewership numbers ever for FOX card

Last night, the UFC returned to our screens with the 12-fight UFC Charlotte card. Despite two big-name middleweights in Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Derek Brunson fighting in the main event, this card was widely criticized for its lack of depth. While some of its matchups looked great on paper, it lacked the prevalence of stars...

Jan 28, 2018 7:13 am

Athlete outfitting pay for UFC Charlotte: Derek Brunson tops payout at $15K

Last night, the UFC returned to our screens with UFC Charlotte, an exciting, 12-fight card that aired on FOX. In the main event of this card, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza improved to 2-0 against Derek Brunson, putting his fellow contender down with a first-round head kick and a storm of followup punches. In the co-main event,...

Jan 28, 2018 6:26 am

UFC Charlotte bonuses: “Jacare”, two others leave town with an extra $50K

Last night, the UFC touched down in Charlotte, North Carolina with UFC on Fox 27, an exciting 12-fight card. In the wake of this UFC Charlotte event, the UFC handed out several customary bonuses of $50,000  – two for the best performances of the night, and one apiece for the fighters involved in the best...

Jan 27, 2018 7:03 pm

UFC Charlotte Results: Jacare Souza finishes Derek Brunson (VIDEO)

A key middleweight scrap between Derek Brunson and Jacare Souza headlined tonight’s UFC fight card in Charlotte. Round one begins and Brunson fires off a leg kick to get things started. Jacare comes forward with a front kick that misses. Brunson responds with a front kick of his own but it also comes up short....

Jan 27, 2018 6:37 pm

UFC Charlotte Results: Andre Fili defeats Dennis Bermudez via split-decision

A featherweight scrap between Dennis Bermudez and Andre Fili served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC fight card in Charlotte. Round one begins and Fili starts things off with a jab. Dennis presses forward and lands a jab of his own. He shoots in for a takedown but it is not there. Fili circles...

Jan 27, 2018 5:57 pm

UFC Charlotte Results: Gregor Gillespie stops Jordan Rinaldi in Round 1

A lightweight scrap between Jordan Rinaldi and Gregor Gillespie took place on the main card of tonight’s UFC event in Charlotte. Gillespie pressing forward early. Jordan tries to keep him at bay with his jab. Gregor continues to pressure and lands a left. He shoots in and scores with a single leg takedown. Gillespie moves to...

Jan 27, 2018 5:45 pm

UFC Charlotte Results: Drew Dober defeats Frank Camacho

A welterweight scrap between Frank Camacho and Drew Dober kicked off tonight’s main card in Charlotte. Rounds one and two were very close with Frank Camacho scoring a takedown and doing some solid work in the clinch, while Drew Dober was able to find a home for his left hand. After ten minutes the fight...

Jan 27, 2018 4:58 pm

UFC Charlotte Results: Bobby Green defeats Erik Koch (Highlights)

A lightweight scrap between Bobby Green and Erik Koch served as the featured prelim of tonight’s UFC event in Charlotte. The fight went the full three rounds and although Erik Koch put forth a solid effort, tonight belonged to Bobby Green. Get the full Green vs. Koch fight highlights below. Round one highlights: Flashing the...

Jan 27, 2018 4:23 pm

Play by Play Radio // UFC on Fox: Jacaré vs. Brunson 2 Live Results

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC on Fox: Jacare vs. Brunson 2 event? BJPenn.com has you covered! Tune in to “Play By Play Radio” for up to the second results. Tonights “Play By Play Radio” will be hosted by 2X UFC Hall of Fame Champion BJ Penn. Tonight’s event is headlined with a rematch between Jacaré...

Jan 27, 2018 1:01 pm

Stipe Miocic Opens Up as a Favorite Against Daniel Cormier Ahead of UFC 226

If you happened to be away from the internet and felt the ground shaking last night, it was probably just the most ridiculous fight announcement you’ve ever heard. Stipe Miocic will defend his UFC heavyweight title against none other than UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. The match-up will no doubt bring a lot of...

Jan 27, 2018 10:59 am

Paul Daley is Ready for Murderer’s Row of UFC Welterweights

Despite being in this fight game for the last 15 years, Paul Daley had been pretty much lighting it up in Bellator. In his last 10 fights, he’s only loss to current Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald and previous champ Douglas Lima. After multiple disputes with the Powers That Be, Daley said he had been...