195 Search Results for war machine

Apr 17, 2012 5:11 pm

Photo | Jon Jones the Warrior?

By Sarah Newman: Your twitter junkie here, Jon Jones did a great job waking up the twitter MMA world today, well with female fans that is. Wearing rolled up shorts that make GSP shorts look long, Jones shows off his thoroughbred legs and his scrumdiddlyumptous abs. Then I remember that the tweet is: “220lb war...

Sep 20, 2011 2:28 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Inching Toward Philippines in 2012

The Ultimate Fighter reality series may finally be heading abroad! According to new reports officials are apparently close to finalizing a deal that will see TUF head to the Philippines in 2012. Officials from ABS-CBN —which is the parent company of Balls (the TV sports network that airs UFC programming in the Philippines) — have...

Oct 14, 2016 8:19 am

7 of the Bloodiest Fights in UFC History

Halloween is coming, fight fans! In celebration of this spookiest of seasons, we here at BJPenn.com have compiled a list of the bloodiest fights in UFC history. A word of caution, though: this list is not recommended for readers with weak stomachs. You’ve been warned! Here are the 7 bloodiest fights in Octagon history ( in...

Aug 19, 2015 7:49 am

Cain Velasquez Isn’t Happy With HBO……..

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is pretty upset with what HBO did with some of his footage. HBO’s Real Sports did a highly talked about segment on MMA and the connection it has with domestic violence. They focused on the ‘War Machine’ / Christy Mack case, but also branched out and talked about other...

Oct 29, 2014 12:16 pm

Tito Ortiz Calling For Mental Healthcare For Retired MMA Vets

“Us fighters put our lives on the line to entertain the fans that watch. Look at Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller, War Machine. I’m not defending anything they did. Everything they did was wrong in their own right, but a lot of these fighters take a lot of head trauma, head damage, as you see in professional...

Oct 12, 2014 8:40 am

PHOTO | Christy Mack Posts Update On Recovery

In August news broke that former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine had brutally beaten his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, leaving her with broken ribs, a fractured orbital, ruptured liver, broken nose, and several other injuries (Read about that HERE). War Machine insisted his innocence, and as a result, went on the run, prompting Dog The Bounty...

Oct 10, 2014 1:18 pm

QUICK TWITT | Pro’s React To Jason Miller’s Latest Arrest

Yesterday the MMA world was brought to its knees once again by the unfortunate fall of fan favorite MMA figure, Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller. Once one of the sports most elite fighters, Miller went from popular TV host, to defunct fighter and common criminal. For whatever reason… Following yesterday’s four-hour standoff with OC Swat, the MMA...

Oct 7, 2014 11:11 am

CAUGHT ON TAPE – UFC Fighter Gets In Bar Brawl, Loses

This UFC fighter can’t boast street-cred like the recently incarcerated War Machine, but he’s still down for bar brawls apparently. In the video, UFC fighter Cody Gibson gets punched repeatedly in the face by bar goers. Surprised?

Sep 14, 2014 4:22 pm

Christy Mack Makes First Formal Public Appearance, Updates Fans On Recovery

Last month ex-Bellator MMA fighter, War Machine, brutally beat Christy Mack causing a broken orbital, several broken ribs, and a broken nose. Mack has kept a relatively low profile since the incident, undergoing numerous medical procedures to repair the damage to her face. Today she posted an update for her fans on her Twitter complete...

Sep 8, 2014 2:04 pm

LEAKED! Security Cam Shows SuperBowl Champ KO’ing His Wife

Ray Rice was suspended for two games in the NFL after domestic violence towards his wife. The SuperBowl champion lost his temper and knocked out his fiance in an elevator. Given the recent domestic violence attacks that have happened in MMA, with War Machine, and Josh Grispi, do you think this is an issue that...

Sep 5, 2014 5:32 am

Christy Mack Donating Funds Raised For Her

Nearly $100,000.00 was raised for Christy Mack, the alleged victim of a vicious attack by MMA’s War Machine. And now, the adult-film actress plans on donating those funds to a charity that helps battered women. She discussed the decision via social media: This is the only fundraiser that I am involved with and that I...

Sep 1, 2014 7:55 am

QUICK TWITT: Christy Mack Spotted In Public Picking Up Food

Nearly 3 weeks ago news emerged that Christy Mack had been brutally beaten by War Machine. The attack left her with a broken nose, broken ribs, ruptured liver, and a broken orbital, among damage to her teeth and lips. Mack has recently been released from the hospital, and was spotted by a fan picking up...

Aug 28, 2014 3:50 pm

White: ‘GQ’s ‘Sleazebag’ article uneducated and unfair to the UFC’

“You’re never going to be able to stop what people say about you, and everybody isn’t going to love you. But I don’t take offense to anything. When you’re in a public position like this you’re always going to have people say things about you. Believe me, if I worried about everything that was said...

Aug 28, 2014 7:36 am

Dana White Ranked As Eighth Sleaziest Man In Sports, Says GQ

So we’re just going to assume that this is not on of Dana White’s favorite weeks to be Dana White. GQ Magazine just recently named the UFC President as the eighth Sleaziest Man in Sports in their most recent issue. They did not hesitate to go in on White for all of the claims of...

Aug 21, 2014 5:02 am

QUICK TWITT | Phil Baroni Released From Bellator

Longtime MMA Veteran, Phil Baroni has just been cut from his latest promotional home over at Bellator MMA. He was just one-fight into his Bellator deal. Baroni, last saw action last month in a first round losing effort to Karo Parisyan. The UFC veteran cites his support for the recently detained War Machine as the...

Aug 14, 2014 9:44 am

Mack: ‘There was no ref to stop him from beating me’

MMA fighter Jon Koppenhaver, also known as “War Machine,” is accused of brutally beating up his girlfriend Christy Mack and another man inside of Mack’s apartment last Friday. Days have past and the cage-match style fighter is nowhere to be found and Duane “Dog” Chapman is not taking the accusations or his absence lightly.

Aug 13, 2014 6:12 pm

Pit Bull Mauling Aside, Grispi’s Wife Wants To Work Things Out

One day before the War Machine fiasco, another UFC fighter had been jailed for domestic violence, and it was pretty bad too. (More on that HERE) In what local authorities called, ‘The most horrific case of domestic violence’ they had ever seen, UFC veteran Josh Grispi allegedly assaulted his wife, then had his pit bull...

Jul 18, 2014 5:30 am

Exclusive: Phil Baroni plans to put “The Heat” on Ice at Bellator 122 (Video)

Former UFC and PRIDE veteran, Phil “The New York Bad Ass” Baroni, returns to the cage next Friday (July 25) to face Karo “The Heat” Parisyan on the main card of Bellator 122 in Temecula, California. Baroni has been out of action ever since May of 2013, when he suffered a gruesome leg injury (dislocated ankle and...

Jun 11, 2014 5:03 am

QUICK TWITT | UFC Fighters React To Sonnen’s Failed Drug Test

News broke earlier today that Chael Sonnen had failed a random drug test leading up to his UFC 175 bout against Vitor Belfort. The MMA world immediately erupted and people began taking sides. Below are some of the more interesting Tweets from MMA pros on the issue. I'm all for random drug test, yeah it...

Jan 13, 2014 4:55 pm

Strauss vs. Curran III Set To Headline Bellator 112

The Bellator Featherweight Title will once again be on the line in one of the biggest rematches of 2014 as reigning Bellator Featherweight Champion Daniel Straus defends his crown against former Bellator Champion and Crystal Lake, Illinois native Pat Curran on Friday, March 14th from Chicago’s Horseshoe Casino live on Spike TV at Bellator 112....

May 15, 2013 1:02 pm

Bellator Confirms Opening Round of Heavyweight Tourney Kicks Off on June 19th Card in Oklahoma

By Jake Chastain |Bellator officials confirmed today that its six-fight, three-hour summer series kickoff will now feature the opening round of the upcoming heavyweight tournament on June 19th. The four-man heavyweight bracket will feature Vinicius Queiroz, Richard Hale, Ron Sparks and the undefeated Vitaly Minakov. The opening round, which in turn is the semi-final of the...

Nov 9, 2012 9:01 am

Spike TV Presents “Bellator: Vote For The Fight” | MMA NEWS

Bellator and Spike TV are giving fans a chance to select the first fight to air on Spike Network inside the Bellator cage as the promotion prepares to move to Spike TV in January. Fans can log onto Spike.com to the “Bellator: Vote For The Fight” section, where they will be able to select the...

May 16, 2012 2:39 pm

BJPenn.com's Unofficial Guide to MMA Nicknames – The best and worst | UFC NEWS

Fighters have always carried nicknames. Most of them fit their persona, some do not, and some – well they don’t even make sense. Listed below are some notable fighter nicknames, and I will warn you now that a few of them are terrible. The ones identified are classified as Great, Good, and Terrible. The criteria...

May 24, 2017 2:10 pm

VIDEO | Man chases down robber and chokes him out cold

People can take extra precautions to be on their toes and try to avoid situations where a criminal may try to take advantage of them. However, crime does, unfortunately, take place out in the streets and some victims are forced to react when being dealt a bad hand. Here, we take a look at a...

May 4, 2017 2:20 pm

VIDEO | Anthony Joshua breaks punching arcade game?

Sorry Conor McGregor and Jon Jones, but IBF-WBA world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua may take the cake in the punching power arcade game. As you can see from the video above, Joshua was hanging out with English soccer player Troy Deeney and the two got to challenging on the punching arcade game to test out...

Apr 18, 2017 5:47 am

UFC releases undefeated welterweight prospect after domestic violence arrest

Back in October of 2016, UFC welterweight Michael Graves was pulled from a scheduled bout with Sergio Moraes and suspended by the UFC. His suspension stemmed from the news that he had been involved in a domestic dispute with his fiancee, during which he had allegedly punched and elbowed her in the face. At the time,...