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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...

Jan 26, 2018 5:33 pm

Boxing Legend’s Final Match to be shown on UFC Fight Pass

If you were able to predict this event coming, you may be the second coming of Nostradamus. Any boxing fan or just combat sports fans, in general, know who Roy Jones Jr. is. The multiple time world boxing champion has had a storied seventy-four fight boxing career and he’s declared his seventy-fifth to be his...

Jan 26, 2018 3:49 pm

Massive superfight set for UFC 226 in July

Another champion versus champion superfight has just been announced by the UFC and is set to take place in July at UFC 226. On Friday, the UFC announced that heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will be coaches on the 27th season of The Ultimate Fighter and the two will fight...

Jan 26, 2018 12:24 pm

Stipe Miocic’s Wife Calls Out UFC for Their Disrespect of the UFC Champion

All through the lead up to UFC 220, most of the spotlight was on Stipe Miocic‘s opponent Francis Ngannou. He was built up to be a genetic freak who threatened to take out the reigning and defending UFC heavyweight champion just as fast as he has dispatched of his other competition. No question Ngannou has...

Jan 26, 2018 8:42 am

Derek Brunson Wants a Big Reward if he Smashes Jacare at UFC Charlotte

Smarter. Faster. Stronger.@DerekBrunson knows what he needs to do to get his hand raised. #UFCCharlotte pic.twitter.com/1x6rp1JO4u — UFC (@ufc) January 26, 2018 Things didn’t go Derek Brunson‘s way the last time he fought Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza in Strikeforce. He got caught with a punch coming in, a lot like his fight with Robert Whittaker, that...

Jan 25, 2018 7:48 pm

Joe Lauzon Returns at UFC 223 in Brooklyn

One of the UFC’s most accomplished and recognizable warriors is ready to return. Joe Lauzon is tied at fifteen with Nate Diaz for most performance bonuses in a UFC career. Lauzon holds the record for most submission of the night awards(six) and will most certainly look to break his tie with Diaz when he returns...

Jan 25, 2018 2:57 pm

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar’s WWE Contract is Up in April

It seems like both yesterday and 100 years ago that Brock Lesnar made his triumphant UFC return after being away from the sport for nearly five years, then coming back and beating top 10 heavyweight Mark Hunt. There have been multiple rumblings of his return including a Jon Jones call out, but nothing has happened...

Jan 25, 2018 11:36 am

Jimmy Smith announces first color commentary gig for the UFC

Earlier this month, we learned that long-time Bellator color commentator Jimmy Smith had signed with the UFC. Smith made his debut with the promotion during UFC 220 last weekend, working the broadcast desk on Fs1. Now, he’s announced that he’ll return to his bread and butter – commentating on live fights – at UFC 221...

Jan 25, 2018 11:27 am

BREAKING VIDEO | Snoop Dogg Revealed as a Special Commentator for EA Sports UFC 3

You’ve heard him on @UFCFightPass and #SnoopCast now @SnoopDogg brings his talents to @EASPORTSUFC 3 Knockout Mode! pic.twitter.com/GDq6pzAoKR — UFC (@ufc) January 25, 2018 The highly anticipated sequel to EA SPORTS UFC 2 drops in just a couple of weeks and the reviews have been mostly nothing but high praise. Other than new features, revamped...

Jan 25, 2018 10:39 am

BREAKING | Mark Hunt Won’t Be a UFC Fighter in 2019

The neverending pain of being a fight fan is watching all your favorite fighters fade and eventually walk away from the sport you love. Daniel Cormier has gone on record saying he only has three fights left before he hangs up his gloves due to his 40th birthday. Now MMA legend and PRIDE vet Mark...

Jan 25, 2018 6:35 am

UFC rankings update: Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic climb up pound-for-pound list

Last weekend, the UFC touched down in the fight hub of Boston, MA with the exciting UFC 220. Given that there were two title fights on this bill, it’s no surprise that it caused some movement in the UFC’s official rankings. The most significant moves to arise from UFC 220 occured on the pound-for-pound list,...

Jan 24, 2018 11:41 am

BREAKING | Coach John Kavanagh announces likely UFC London main event

For weeks, there’s been mystery surrounding the main event of the UFC’s April 17 stop in London, England. Originally, the idea seemed to be that the retiring Michael Bisping would fight the last fight of his career in the main event. With Bisping now hesitating on fighting again at all, however, it appears the UFC...

Jan 24, 2018 8:45 am

Kelvin Gastelum is getting frustrated with the long road to a UFC title fight

Kelvin Gastelum has enjoyed a pretty solid run since rejoining the UFC middleweight division. His latest middleweight run began with a decisive defeat of Tim Kennedy. Next, he smashed Vitor Belfort to a first-round TKO – though this win was overturned when he tested positive for marijuana metabolites. From there, he had his momentum halted...

Jan 24, 2018 8:20 am

BREAKING | UFC Hawaii Potentially Slated for Later This Year

Being the champion of the UFC is more about just a gold strap, it’s about marketing power and promotional leverage. Max Holloway unified the titles and defended the undisputed featherweight title against Jose Aldo with back-to-back finishes. All the while, he was using the momentum gained from his win and being Rolling Stone’s Fighter of...

Jan 23, 2018 6:24 pm

PHOTO | Check out the Official UFC 222 Poster

UFC 222 will be 2018’s first Las Vegas event of the year and it’s headlined by a big title fight that we thought we would get in 2017. Featherweight champion, Max Holloway will look to defend his title for the second time when he takes on former Lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar. The two were expected...

Jan 23, 2018 2:42 pm

Chad Mendes Teases His Upcoming UFC Return

A lot has changed since Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo. He left the division and a path for Max Holloway, all the while who was leaving a path of destruction behind him. Holloway didn’t let another loss appear on his record after his loss to McGregor, eventually dethroning Aldo himself and successfully defending against...

Jan 23, 2018 1:58 pm

Max Holloway Sends Las Vegas a Message From the Emergency Alert System for UFC 222

This is not a drill #BlessedEra @moskova pic.twitter.com/X3EwaPDbt4 — Max Holloway (@BlessedMMA) January 23, 2018 There’s already a big fight booked for March and Max Holloway is wasting no time getting out the message. In a redo from UFC 218, he’ll be squaring off with multiple time UFC featherweight title challenger Frankie Edgar at UFC...