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May 5, 2015 5:55 pm

UFC Champion Chris Weidman Earns His Black Belt

The fact that Chris Weidman not only won but defended his UFC Middleweight Championship without a black belt in BJJ is amazing. Granted, his wrestling and striking game are elite enough to counteract most BJJ black belts, he still defeated the likes of Lyoto Machida and Anderson Silva! Chris Weidman received his blackbelt on Tuesday...

May 5, 2015 10:36 am

UFC Strawweight Thinks VanZant Couldn’t Beat Top 5 Fighter

Paige VanZant is riding an amazing wave of momentum off her last octagon victory on FOX. While fans are clamoring for VanZant to get a shot at the title, fellow UFC strawweight contender Claudia Gadelha doesn’t think she has what it takes to beat a top five woman! During a recent appearance with Brazilian media,...

May 5, 2015 10:34 am

The Octagon Returns to Movie Theaters with “UFC 187”

Those of you who don’t feel like shelling out $60 for “UFC 187” because you dropped the $100 on the fight of the decade last weekend are in luck! UFC is partnering with Fathom Events to bring the octagon to movie theaters! Click here to find out if the event is being shown in a...

Apr 29, 2015 9:01 am

UFC Fighters React to Jon Jones’ Punishment

Dana White and the UFC have decided to not only strip Jon “Bones” Jones of his championship, but suspend him while he takes care of his legal issues. As a result of this, Daniel Cormier has stepped in as Anthony “Rumble” Johnson’s opponent at UFC 187 and they will be fighting for the vacated UFC...


Apr 21, 2015 10:48 am

UFC Fighters React to New Reebok Payout System

News broke yesterday that UFC is going to change the payout structure for their Reebok sponsorship. No longer will rankings be taken into consideration, but rather the fighter’s tenure with the company. Check out what some of the UFC’s veterans had to say about this change! I for one highly approve of this system nothing...

Apr 11, 2015 9:37 am

UFC Fight Night 64: Ray Pummels Bandel, Gets Round 2 TKO

Stevie Ray put on the performance of his life tonight in the octagon. After almost finishing Bandel at the end of round one, he put him away at the start of the second! Ray outperformed Bandel in every aspect of the fight. Ray almost put Bandel away at the end of the first round with...

Feb 25, 2015 1:54 pm

UFC Fighters React To The Josh Neer Gym Beatdown Video

Recently, UFC veteran Josh Neer posted a video online of himself brutally beating a man who has since be identified as Patrick Martin. Neer explained that Martin had harassed him continually via Facebook, and finally he offered Martin a challenge to spar, which Martin accepted. At this point there are two very different stories being...

Feb 10, 2015 4:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug Test

Let’s face it, at this point if a fighter “doesn’t” fail for performance enhancing drugs it would be news worthy. In this new PED Era of the UFC, fighters are continually being dishonest with themselves, their fans, and the sport by using Performance Enhancing Drugs. Hector Lombard is just the latest. He’s not the first,...

Feb 4, 2015 11:23 am

Top UFC Females Try To Set Up Their Own Fights

The UFC’s female bantamweight division is clogged up with top talent. Fighters like Alexis Davis, and Sarah Kaufman, are all looking to get active and fight. And while these ladies wait, sitting idle, they’re taking to twitter looking to pick some fights. Check it: [email protected]: @josephdiano77 no offense but Ive been asking for the @bethecorreia...

Feb 3, 2015 10:36 pm

UFC Releases Statement On Nick Diaz Failed Drug Test

  “The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Nick Diaz has tested positive for marijuana metabolites following his fight with Anderson Silva at UFC 183 on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas, Nev. The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any illegal and/or performance enhancing drugs, stimulants...

Jan 30, 2015 4:36 pm

‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Weigh-In Results — Two Miss Weight

Today, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, the UFC 183 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts officials. Two missed weight. John Lineker was over by 5 pounds, and Kelvin Gastelum by 10. UFC 183 takes place tomorrow night on pay-per-view. Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) Nick Diaz (185.5) vs. Anderson...

Jan 30, 2015 11:02 am

UFC Females Making Noise, Want To Fight

The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 drew in an entire top 10 of female strawweight talent to the UFC fold. But… “where they at though?” Outside of a few, fortunate fighters, the UFC’s 115 pound ladies are sitting idle, and they’re growing tired of being on the shelf. What’s up UFC? Here’s the latest: No fight...

Jan 6, 2015 4:30 pm

UFC Fighters React To Jon Jones’ Cocaine Positive

Earlier today the world learned of an unfortunate positive drug test in our sport. UFC light-heavyweight champion, and pound-for-pound king of Mixed Martial Arts Jon “Bones” Jones was randomly tested by the Nevada State Athletic Commission exactly one-month prior to last weekend’s UFC 182 main event. The result? Cocaine. Now the world of MMA, and...

Jan 4, 2015 4:33 pm

UFC Removes 8 Fighters From Roster

The UFC has reportedly removed 8 fighters from their roster, with some cuts being confirmed by the fighters, while others have yet to be confirmed by the UFC. The following fighters have reportedly been released: * indicates confirmed Issac Vallie-Flagg* Phil Harris* – Retired from MMA while signed with UFC Fabricio Camoes Garett Whiteley Wagner...

Dec 31, 2014 5:02 am

Rio To Host UFC Fight Night 63

The UFC will return to Rio de Janeiro on March 21 for UFC Fight Night 63. The fight card will mark the UFC’s sixth trip to the “Marvelous City”, but it will serve as Rio’s first ever “UFC Fight Night” event. All five of the previous shows held in Rio were pay-per-view events. We have...

Nov 21, 2014 1:34 pm

UFC 179 drug test results come back clean

Good news in the MMA community, all UFC 179 drug test results have come back clean. The event went down at the end of last month in Brazil, and featured a featherweight bout between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes in a ‘Fight of the Year’ performance. MMAJunkie obtained the press release from the Brazilian Athletic...

Nov 15, 2014 4:33 pm

UFC 180 Results: Beltran Beats Vera, First UFC Fighter to Win in Mexico

Marlon Vera suffered a skin infection while competing for a contract on “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America” and was forced to pull out of the show. Tonight, he got to prove himself in the octagon against fellow bantamweight Marco Beltran in the first fight of the night of UFC 180. The bout aired on UFC...

Nov 8, 2014 11:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Rockhold’s Dominant Win Over Michael Bisping

In last night’s main event, Luke Rockhold was able to back up the talk, made it look easy against perennial contender, Michael Bisping. Here’s how the MMA world reacted: Selfishly the reason I am so happy is @LukeRockhold took no damage so this killer will be there for my whole camp. Good looking out luke...

Oct 21, 2014 4:20 pm

Jose Aldo: ‘Fighters Make Millions For The UFC, Where’s Our Cut?’

“I ask for financial valorization not only for me, some other fighters should have too. We give a lot for the company. I’ve seen this happening in the past, athletes were highly valued, and the company was not that big. Today, the company is very large and athletes devalued.” “If you’re fighting well, you are...

Oct 19, 2014 9:40 am

Countdown To UFC 179 Aldo vs. Mendes II Debuts Tonight On FS1

To get fight fans ready for UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes II, the UFC will be running ‘Countdown To UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2’ on Fox Sports 1 tonight at 3 p.m. CT. The card will be headlined by a highly anticipated matchup between longtime UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, and Chad Mendes, who...

Oct 4, 2014 7:33 pm

UFC Fight Night 54 Results: Gagnon submits Salazar in opening round

Canadian bantamweight standout Mitch Gagnon (12-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) needed just over two minutes to put away opponent Roman Salazar. The opening 90 seconds of the fight saw both fighters exchanging punches, until Gagnon was able to land a takedown on Salazar. Gagnon used a quick transition to take Salazar’s back and promptly snuck in the...

Oct 4, 2014 9:04 am

“UFC Fight Night 53: Nelson vs. Story” Official Results

UFC kicks off the first event of their double header today with a card headlined by Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story! The event will air live on UFC Fight Pass from the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. Join us here at BJPENN.COM for up to the minute live results and updates! Main card (On...

Sep 23, 2014 5:07 am

Moraga Meets Formiga At UFC on Fox 13

The UFC announced today that John Moraga would be fighting Jussier Formiga at UFC on Fox 13 on December 13th in Phoenix Arizona. Moraga recently got back in the won column earlier this month at UFC Fight Night 50 when he defeated up-and-comer Justin Scoggins via guillotine. Jussier Formiga on the other hand is on...

Sep 15, 2014 9:19 am

UFC Settles Lawsuit Against PPV Pirate

Earlier this year the UFC took PPV pirate Steven Messina to court to answer for charges stemming from recording UFC PPV events and uploading them to websites like Pirate Bay where the events could be viewed and downloaded for free. Messina finally gave in yesterday and admitted to the crime after initially insisting he was...

Sep 10, 2014 5:00 am

Abbott: ‘UFC #6 Was The Real UFC #1’

“That was the first real UFC – 6. The Gracies, they actually started the whole show. But they had no longer had anything to do with it (at UFC 6). “It was not a conflict of interest for them anymore. That’s why they didn’t fight in UFC 6. “That’s why all the fighters weighed 100...

Sep 2, 2014 9:20 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters Share Their Labor Day

Yesterday, Labor day kicked in with rock bottom sales, perfect weather, and a nation enjoying a day off from work. Today, we have photo’s from our favorite UFC fighters, sharing what they did to spend the holiday. Check it: Happy Labor Day #rowdyrehab http://t.co/qfpB90dsro — Ronda Rousey (@RondaRousey) September 1, 2014 At the National Aquatic...

Aug 28, 2014 5:06 am

UFC To Implement Random Blood And Urine Testing In Next Several Months

The end goal is unannounced, year-round blood and urine tests on the UFC’s stable of approximately 500 athletes using an independent sample collector. “We are meeting with different companies right now and we’re going to have out-of-competition testing,” Ratner told ESPN.com. “We’re not sure when it’s going to start, but we’re working on it right...

Jul 31, 2014 5:10 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Booking

With the recent news that a real-life UFC super fight is going down between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, the MMA world, excited with anticipation, took to twitter with their reaction. Check it: If @nickdiaz209 vs @SpiderAnderson doesn't get you excited then you seriously need to revaluate your life. #JustSayin — Bigslow (@LukeBarnatt) July 30,...