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Jan 18, 2015 1:00 pm

Melendez: ‘McGregor Is Absolutely Not The #1 Contender’

Gilbert Melendez is fresh off his UFC 181 loss to Anthony Pettis, but found some time to join the crew at Fox Sports to discuss tonight’s UFC Fight Night Boston. Melendez believes that Frankie Edgar, not Conor McGregor is the rightful #1 contender. His words: “He’s absolutely not the No. 1 contender in my opinion....

Jan 18, 2015 12:53 pm

UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver Results Thread

If you are unable to catch UFC Fight Night Boston, you can get the live results from the event here. Main Card (Fox Sports 1): Conor McGregor def. Dennis Siver by way of TKO (Strikes) 1:54 of Round 2 Donald Cerrone def. Ben Henderson by way of Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Uriah Hall def....

Jan 18, 2015 12:42 pm

Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 Set For UFC 186 Main Event

The UFC has officially announced the main event for UFC 186 on April 25th. TJ Dillashaw will be defending his bantamweight strap from the very man he defeated to win it, Renan Barao. Dillashaw defeated Barao back at UFC 173 in May of 2014 to become the bantamweight champion, upsetting Barao, who was a heavy...

Jan 18, 2015 12:37 pm

UFC Announces MacDonald vs. Lombard As Co-Main Event For UFC 186

Could this card get any better? The UFC has announced that on top of an already stacked UFC 186 card that includes Bisping vs. Dollaway, and Rampage vs. Maldonado, Rory MacDonald will square off with Hector Lombard in the co-main event. MacDonald will be looking to build on his 3-fight win streak that has seen...

Jan 18, 2015 12:11 pm

Rampage vs. Maldonado Set For UFC 186

The UFC has continued to waste no time when it comes to adding bouts to an already stacked UFC 186 card, which picked up Bisping vs. Dollaway, and Cote vs. Riggs recently. The card, which goes down April 25th from Montreal, will also play host to

Jan 18, 2015 12:07 pm

UFC Announces 4 Bouts For UFC 186, Including Bisping vs. Dollaway

It was announced recently that the UFC would be heading to Montreal for UFC 186 on April 25th. Following the announcement, the UFC wasted no time in adding bouts to the card, which UFC President Dana White announced on SportsCenter. First up, on the main card we have Michael Bisping vs. CB Dollaway. The bout...

Jan 18, 2015 11:02 am

Jon Jones: ‘I Am Not A Cocaine Addict’

Earlier today we reported that Jon Jones first interview following news of his failed drug test breaking would air on Fox Sports 1 on Monday at 8 p.m. PT (11 p.m. ET) (See that HERE). In the preview of the interview, Jones explains that he isn’t a cocaine addict, and isn’t even a frequent user....

Jan 18, 2015 10:03 am

Shields On Palhares: ‘His Knee Is Mine’

Jake Shields scored a quick 1st round submission win last night over Brian Foster in the main event of WSOF 17. The win made Shields the #1 contender in the WSOF’s welterweight division, earning him the opportunity to challenge Rousimar Palhares for the welterweight strap. Shields spoke after the bout about why he isn’t afraid...

Jan 18, 2015 9:43 am

Jon Jones First Interview Following Failed Drug Test To Air Monday On Fox Sports 1

Since failing a random pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 182 win over Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones has not spoken to media members regarding the test. FOX Sports sent out the following press release regarding the interview. On Monday night’s FOX SPORTS LIVE, host Charissa Thompson sits down in an exclusive 1 on 1...

Jan 18, 2015 9:19 am

GALLERY! Disgruntled UFC Vets Visit NFL Union

At the end of last year, it was announced that Nate Quarry and Jon Fitch, among other fighters, would be filing a class-action lawsuit against the UFC. Since recieving his lifetime ban, Wanderlei Silva has been extremely out-spoken against the UFC, releasing several rant videos regarding how the UFC treats fighters. This weekend, Silva, Quarry,...

Jan 17, 2015 8:24 pm

‘WSOF 17’ Recap: Shields Earns Title Shot Against Palhares with 1st Round Win

“World Series of Fighting 17” kicked off a bit slow with three decisions in a row, but Jake Shields and Joe Condon brought the crowd to life with their impressive submission victories! Joe Condon def. Johnny Nunez by way of Submission (Guillotine) 4:22 of Round 3 Joe Condon looked to be on the losing side...

Jan 17, 2015 8:23 pm

‘WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster’ Full Results

World Series of Fighting put on their seventeenth card tonight and it featured a couple big upsets. Check out the full results below! MAIN CARD: (NBCSN, 9 p.m. ET) Jake Shields def. Brian Foster by way of Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 2:51 of Round 1 Joe Condon def. Johnny Nunez by way of Submission (Guillotine...

Jan 17, 2015 1:46 pm

STAREDOWNS: ‘UFC Fight Night Boston’ Edition

Earlier today the ‘UFC Fight Night Boston’ fighters took center stage and made their bouts official. They also mean mugged for cameras. Here’s more from today’s event: Parke v. Tibau: Hall v. Stallings: Cerrone v. Henderson: McGregor v. Siver:

Jan 17, 2015 1:44 pm

‘UFC Fight Night Boston: McGregor vs. Siver’ Weigh-In Results

Earlier today, from Boston’s TD Garden Arena the UFC Fight Night Boston competitors hit the scales to make their bouts official. All fighters made the mark. ‘UFC Fight Night Boston: McGregor vs. Siver’ goes down tomorrow night, on FOX Sports 1. Here’s the weigh-in results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Conor McGregor...

Jan 17, 2015 11:06 am

‘WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster’ Live Results & Stream

Today’s World Series Of Fighting 17 event takes place from the Axis Theater at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. If you can’t catch the action live, follow along with BJPENN.COM right here for all your live results. A broadcast player has been inserted above for viewing where/when available. The Full WSOF...

Jan 16, 2015 9:05 pm

Confirmed: Pitbull vs. Karakhanyan Next Bellator FW Title Fight

It’s official: Georgi Karakhanyan is next in line to challenge Patricio “Pitbull” Freire for his Bellator Featherweight Championship. Georgi Karakhanyan put on a beautiful performance against Bubba Jenkins on Friday night when he submitted him in the first round. Jenkins went for two takedown attempts, but walked into two separate guillotine attempts. The second guillotine...

Jan 16, 2015 8:25 pm

BELLATOR 132 RESULTS: Pitbull Retains Title, Makes Straus Tap

Tonight’s bout may go down as one of the most controversial championship fights in Bellator history. There were a handful of low-blows from both men and an eye poke from Straus led to multiple halts in action from referee John McCarthy. Straus was punished with a point deduction in the second round after he landed...

Jan 16, 2015 7:24 pm

BELLATOR 132 RESULTS: Karakhanyan Earns Title Shot with Win Over Jenkins

Georgi Karakhanyan put Bubba Jenkins to sleep in the first round and proved to be the superior grappler tonight. Jenkins shot for two takedowns in the opening round and got trapped in a guillotine both times. He was able to escape the first attempt, but Karakhanyan made sure he was not going anywhere the second...