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Jan 12, 2015 5:05 am

‘On The Brink: Chad Mendes’

UFC featherweight title challenger Chad Mendes talks about his rematch against Jose Aldo. He talks fans through the fight in this ‘On The Brink’ video.

Jan 12, 2015 5:02 am

Henderson: ‘Cormier Should Have Wrestled Jones More’

Earlier this month, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defeated Daniel Cormier via unanimous decision in a highly anticipated ‘Bad Blood’ match. Prior to fighting Jones however, Cormier met Dan Henderson in the Octagon at UFC 173 where he put on a spectacular performance that consisted of Henderson being rag-dolled. Needless to say, Henderson has...

Jan 12, 2015 5:01 am

John Kavanagh Discusses Aldo vs. McGregor

UFC President Dana White recently announced that if Conor McGregor defeats Dennis Siver, he will be next in line for a title shot against Jose Aldo, and potentially in Ireland. John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s coach at Straight Blast Gym Ireland (SBGi), says he doesn’t care where a potential bout between Aldo vs. McGregor goes down,...

Jan 11, 2015 5:04 pm

Cerrone: “I’ll Get That Belt. This Is The Year”

Donald Cerrone has been on a tear, a tear that Cowboy plans on riding into his UFC Fight Night Boston matchup against Ben Henderson this Sunday, which he took on 10 days notice. Cerrone has already gone to battle against Henderson twice before, both fights coming under the WEC banner. The first fight was in...

Jan 11, 2015 3:42 pm

Teammate: ‘Anderson Silva Has No Mental Block, Kicking Ridiculously Hard’

Anderson Silva’s teammate Rafael Cavalcante is putting to rest the talks of Anderson Silva being afraid to throw leg kicks after having his leg snapped by Chris Weidman at UFC 168 over a year ago. Cavalcante spoke to MMAFighting about Silva’s lack of a mental block, and how it will benefit him against Nick Diaz...

Jan 11, 2015 3:34 pm

Travis Browne Calls For Fight Against Junior Dos Santos

Following his quick dismantling of Brendan Schaub at the end of last year, Travis Browne is looking for a quick turnaround, which he hopes comes against Junior Dos Santos, or filling in for either heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez or interim champion Fabricio Werdum when the pair finally meet. He spoke to MMAFighting prior to UFC...

Jan 11, 2015 3:27 pm

Holm: ‘Rousey Is Beatable’

Holly Holm has yet to make her UFC debut, but is a very highly touted prospect in the women’s bantamweight division. Holm is nearly cleared to fight again after a neck injury forced her out of her UFC debut in 2014. With her UFC debut on the horizon, Holm spoke about Ronda Rousey, and why...

Jan 11, 2015 12:19 pm

TWITTER BEEF: Khabib Nurmagomedov And Ben Askren Verbally Spar On Twitter

Khabib Nurmagomedov has continued his verbal onslaught against UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis earlier today (See that HERE). Now however, Ben Askren has jumped in to defend his Roufusport teammate, which led to Nurmagomedov posting a meme of what he thinks Askren would look like if he makes his UFC debut. @TeamKhabib @mauroranallo @Showtimepettis @ufc...

Jan 11, 2015 12:10 pm

Wanderlei Questions Athletic Commission Potentially Letting CM Punk Fight

Since the UFC announced the signing of CM Punk, there has been much talk of when Punk, real name Phil Brooks, would fight, who he would fight, and at what weight. Wanderlei Silva is questioning any athletic commission that would let CM Punk fight, saying: Will they license him to fight? Every fighter needs a...

Jan 11, 2015 11:40 am

Faber: ‘I Wouldn’t Fight TJ’

Recently, UFC President Dana White stated that UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and training partner & friend Urijah Faber would be open to fighting each other. Faber however, paints a very different picture, saying that he hasn’t spoke to White about the matchup, and White hasn’t mentioned it to him. He spoke to MMAFighting about...

Jan 11, 2015 11:16 am

Schaub: ‘I Would Send Lesnar Back To Fake Wrestling’

There has been a lot of talk lately about Brock Lesnar making a return to the UFC after his contract expires with the WWE. Along with those talks have come discussions of who Lesnar should face if he chooses to return to the UFC. Brendan Schaub believes he should be the one to welcome Lesnar...

Jan 11, 2015 9:50 am

Duke Roufus: ‘CM Punk Is Like A Sponge’

It’s been a week since former WWE champion, and now UFC fighter, CM Punk has been training at Roufusport gym under Duke Roufus. CM Punk, real name Phil Brooks, spoke to Bas Rutten and Kenny Rice on Inside MMA alongside his coach, Duke Roufus, about how training is going.

Jan 11, 2015 9:31 am

Lawler: “I Need A Rest”

Robbie Lawler had an extremely busy 2014. After losing to Johny Hendricks in March for the vacant welterweight title, Lawler went on a 2-0 run, defeating Jake Ellenberger and Matt Brown, before finishing the year by getting his revenge, and defeating Johny Hendricks for the welterweight strap. Following his win over Hendricks, the UFC announced...

Jan 11, 2015 9:06 am

Benson Henderson Puts Move To 170 On Hold

Former lightweight champion Benson Henderson is coming off a KO loss to Rafael Dos Anjos back in August, and is looking to get back in the win column Sunday January 18th at UFC Fight Night Boston when he faces late-replacement opponent Donald Cerrone. Following his loss to Dos Anjos, Henderson said he would have one...

Jan 11, 2015 8:57 am

QUICK TWITT: Nurmagomedov Slams Pettis – ‘You’re Scared’

Despite not being cleared to fight yet, Khabib Nurmagomedov has been calling out UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis for quite some time. Earlier this month it was revealed that Rafael Dos Anjos would be the next man to challenge Pettis’ lightweight strap, something Khabib wasn’t too thrilled with. He continued his verbal assault on the...

Jan 11, 2015 7:47 am

Newell Wants Fights

Back in July, WSOF champion Justin Gaethje handed Nick Newell his first loss of his professional MMA career. After nearly 5 months on the shelf since the loss, Newell is ready to return to the cage and put the division on notice with a big win, however, WSOF matchmaker and VP Ali Abdelaziz has other...

Jan 11, 2015 7:35 am

Cormier’s Drug Test Shows Abnormal Hormone Levels

Last week the MMA world was abuzz with talk as it was revealed not only did UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones test positive for the main metabolite in cocaine, but also tested with an unusually low T/E ratio. Surprisingly, his opponent for his UFC 182 ‘Bad Blood’ scrap, Daniel Cormier, also tested with a...

Jan 10, 2015 1:16 pm

LIVE! BJPENN.COM RADIO Set With Gustafsson, Shields, Straus, & Case – Sun, 7 PT

LISTEN LIVE HERE! BJPENN.COM is ready to bring our fans the most stacked show of 2015 so far! BJPENN.COM Radio returns this Sunday with Johnny Case, Daniel Straus, Jake Shields and Alexander Gustafsson! We will be kicking things off by talking with one of the UFC’s up-and-coming talents, Johnny “Hollywood” Case. Case made his octagon...

Jan 10, 2015 12:18 pm

Manager to NSAC: ‘Jon Jones can do coke, but this girl can’t take a flower?’

Yesterday we learned that UFC bantamweight fighter, Ashley Evans-Smith will likely be suspended, following an NSAC hearing on Monday, for using a banned substance to help her lose weight. She denies the allegations, however, the NSAC’s rulings, and drug tests are rarely overturned. The fighter manager fired off at the NSAC, through MMAFighting.com: “All her...

Jan 10, 2015 12:11 pm

Bethe: “I will fight Ronda in 2015”

“I never shy away from a brawl. I will beat her or anyone else by first-round knockout.” “If I could choose, I would love to go straight to the title fight, but it’s not my call. The UFC has a project for me, and we’ll follow it step by step. I will fight Ronda in...

Jan 10, 2015 11:33 am

Jacare “Won’t Be Mad” If Silva Gets Next Title Shot

“It doesn’t worry me, not at all. I don’t keep myself worried with this kind of stuff. It doesn’t concern me. I’m a Christian guy and give no attention for worldly things. If that happens, it’s because it was God’s choice, and I’ll support Anderson. I would be lying if I say that it wouldn’t...

Jan 10, 2015 11:27 am

Cody McKenzie: “I’d fight Dana White for free”

“I would love to fight Dana White. I’d love to beat him up. He talks bad about fighters all the time, disrespects fighters. Yeah, he’s a piece of work.” “It’s just a joke. I’ve heard stories about Dana tipping waitresses big money and it’s like, ‘Damn that’s more money than I get paid a year.’...

Jan 10, 2015 11:21 am

Weidman Drug Test Results Are In

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was randomly drug tested by the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) on November 21, 2014, and his results have come back clean for any banned substances. CSAC Executive Officer, Andy Foster, informed MMAMania.com of the good news yesterday. The “All-American” will square off with Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort in the...

Jan 9, 2015 2:52 pm

Not One Weight Lifted

“Typically I have two to three workouts a day, and they could include wrestling, striking, boxing, running up sand dunes, grappling, strength and conditioning, judo, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, swimming. And I actually don’t lift any weights at all. Every muscle people see on my body is for a task. Whenever I want to be able to...

Jan 9, 2015 2:00 pm

PHOTO! Reebok Sends Jon Jones T-Shirt For Being “Awesome”

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones isn’t having the best week… Check it: haha awesome, @Reebok sent me a free t-shirt for being a good sport about the @Jonnybones Twitter mixup! Thanks! 😀 pic.twitter.com/hjNTYqSZqM — Jon Jones (@jonjones) January 9, 2015

Jan 9, 2015 11:42 am

Cowboy’s “Got A New Number”

As Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone prepares for his second bout in two-weeks, the top UFC lightweight is forced to address concerns regarding his last two outings against Benson Henderson. Sure, he lost both of them, he knows it, but “Cowboy” has one simple message for the doubters. <blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” lang=”en”><p>Every who thinks Ben has my number?...

Jan 9, 2015 11:32 am

Dan Henderson Gets The Last Laugh In Jon Jones Beef

“I enjoy the sport quite a bit and it’s fun for me to do. I love the challenge of it and everything else. Maybe it’s staying away from the cocaine that’s made me prolong my career so long. I’ve heard that [Jones] was doing these things for a couple years. I’ve said in a number...

Jan 9, 2015 11:30 am

REPLAY! Donald Cerrone Conference Call (Full)

Just days after collecting a victory at UFC 182, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone signed on to fight Benson Henderson just two weeks later in Boston to fill in for injured Eddie Alvarez. He spoke to the media on a conference call about the fight.

Jan 9, 2015 11:28 am

Pettis: ‘Annoying Khabib Can’t Strike’

“He is definitely annoying. I feel like his striking is like an amateur level. He only gets by on his wrestling. He thinks his striking is going to be good enough to survive against me, take me down and grind me out for 25 minutes? He’s never done that. He’s never fought a main event...