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Feb 10, 2015 12:29 pm

Paige VanZant Signs With Reebok

Popular UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is one of the fortunate few who have been picked up by UFC apparel company, Reebok, for sponsorship. No official announcement from the company has been made, but VanZant announced the deal through her instagram. Check it: So honored to be a Reebok athlete!!! My new kicks got me groovin!!!!!!...

Feb 10, 2015 11:50 am

Khabib To Cerrone: ‘Stop lying and sign the contract’

Top UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov has called out everyone in the UFC’s lightweight division. From the champ, and down the list, the Russian born AKA fighter just wants to fight. Expecting to fight Donald Cerrone in a number one contender eliminator, (just rumored) Khabib took to twitter when talks of fights came up. Check it:...

Feb 10, 2015 11:46 am

Kaufman Puts Tate on Blast

“I get that Ronda (Rousey) is the goal and Ronda is my goal, but we can’t get there without fights. For these girls to try and take safe fights and ensure they don’t have a high chance of losing and they get these records where they have 10 wins in the UFC but they are...

Feb 10, 2015 11:41 am

Shamrock: ‘The UFC organically monopolized the industry’

“Well I think it’s a long time coming. They have organically monopolized the industry. And they may say that it’s a course of business that they grew this way. I certainly think and know that their intentions were malicious, that their direction was defined, but it’s a course of business. They’ve grown big enough to...


Feb 10, 2015 11:31 am

GSP Trainer Predicts Death if The UFC Doesn’t Change

“It’s unbelievable that they let them fight. Me personally, I would like the sport to be cleaned up. Because one day, a guy is going to die in the Octagon and we’re going to find out that the guy who killed him tested positive after the fact.” GSP head trainer, Firas Zahabi reacts to the...

Feb 10, 2015 11:04 am

Johnson vs. Horiguchi, Not MacDonald vs. Lombard Set For UFC 186

  The UFC announced an updated fight card and released ticket prices for UFC 186: DILLASHAW vs. BARAO II at the Bell Centre on Saturday, April 25. The organization will be returning to Montreal with two championship title fights including the highly anticipated re-match between the world’s No.9-ranked pound-for-pound mixed martial artist, UFC bantamweight champion...

Feb 10, 2015 10:50 am

Cormier Confident Against Jones If Given Rematch

“Jon won that fight. But after the fight, I have no doubt in my mind that I can beat that man. Nothing has changed. If we fought again, I feel like I will be even more confident that I can get the job done. He did not beat me. He won the fight.” “He did...

Feb 10, 2015 10:31 am

Velasquez, Cormier Back In Training

Two of American Kickboxing Academy’s staples, Cain Velasquez and Daniel Cormier have returned to training. Cormier, no doubt, was taking some much-needed time off following his decision loss to Jon Jones, and Velasquez was out with injury. Check it: The boys are back #TeamAKA @cainmma @dc_mma http://t.co/4bHwDGjiz5 — Luke Rockhold (@LukeRockhold) February 9, 2015 The...

Feb 10, 2015 10:22 am

Rousey: “Enough with the swimsuit pics”

Ronda Rousey’s latest takeover of the “Mainstream” was released this week in the form of a Sports illustrated swimsuit spread. And the champ, though grateful for the opportunity, isn’t really down to talk bathing suits. Her words: Okay enough of the swimsuit pics for now… Those were taken months ago – this is what I’m...

Feb 10, 2015 9:55 am

“Rowdy” Bec Rawlings Shows Off Graphic Leg Injury

Popular UFC strawweight, “Rowdy” Bec Rawlings was recently on the wrong end of a bad box jump. The result is stomach turning. View at your own risk: I have a vagina in my shin… no biggie pic.twitter.com/6xHg7tt3Zy — 'Rowdy' Bec Rawlings (@RowdyBec) February 9, 2015 Just need some stitches thankfully A video posted by "Rowdy"...

Feb 10, 2015 9:33 am

For $2 Mill These UFC Fighters Would Scrap Anyone

Everyone has a price, and for Demetrious Johnson, Derek Brunson and Clint Hester, that price is an even, two-million dollars. Twitter explains: I'd fight Jones, Lesnar & Cain at the same time 4 [email protected]_raimondi:Demetrious Johnson down 4 superfight w/ T.J. Dillashaw for $2 million — Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) February 9, 2015 @DerekBrunson @marc_raimondi I'd fight...

Feb 10, 2015 4:37 am

WATCH! — Team Alpha Male Radio Ep #040 — Live At 8PM PT

  Heads up Fight Fans! Team Alpha Male Radio is back tonight with another ‘can’t miss’ episode featuring the MMA World’s Team of The Year, Team Alpha Male. This is MMA’s best Video Podcast, and we like it so much we’re featuring it twice-weekly on BJPENN.COM. It’s like a reality/TV show, but live, and featuring...

Feb 9, 2015 8:27 pm

“UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas” Fight Card Info

On April 4th the UFC hits Fairfax, Virginia for “UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas”. Learn everything you need to know about the fight card, courtesy of the UFC. The event goes down live on FOX Sports 1 at 10 a.m. PT (1 a.m. ET) on Saturday, April 4, with the prelims kicking off the...

Feb 9, 2015 8:22 pm

Tim Kennedy Content Sitting Out, Unless “Something Special” Comes Up

Tim Kennedy hasn’t fought since September, when he lost via TKO to Yoel Romero. The finish came after a series of questionable actions on the part of cornermen, UFC officials, referee John McCarthy, and both fighters. At the end of the 2nd round Kennedy grabbed Romero’s glove, and ultimately rocked Romero at the bell. As...

Feb 9, 2015 8:12 pm

Zach Makovsky Looking For A Title Shot Against Demetrious Johnson

At the end of last month John Lineker fought Ian McCall in what was widely believed to be a #1 contender matchup at flyweight. Lineker missed weight, forcing UFC President Dana White to state that he would be forced to move up to bantamweight given his numerous failures to make weight. Lineker won the bout,...

Feb 9, 2015 5:08 pm

GSP Admits To Recently Turning Down Fight Against Anderson Silva

Since Georges St. Pierre took an indefinite leave of absence from MMA back in November of 2013 after defeating Johny Hendricks, there has been much speculation as to when the former UFC welterweight kingpin would return to the Octagon. Towards the end of 2014, it was revealed that GSP was cleared to resume training after...

Feb 9, 2015 4:59 pm

Ronda Rousey ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue’ Gallery – NSFW

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was featured in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, and the images of the champ have been released by Sports Illustrated. More @si_swimsuit …. This shot really proved @walteriooss' brilliance to me… Such an unlikely spot his eye found that ended up looking like the field in the last scene...

Feb 9, 2015 4:57 pm

Bigfoot Blames Doctor For Silva’s Positive PED Test

UFC heavyweight Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is stepping up to defend his friend, and teammate Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva after it was revealed earlier this month that Silva failed a pre-fight random drug test ahead of UFC 183. Bigfoot points out that Anderson has had a 17-year long MMA career, and has never tested positive for...

Feb 9, 2015 4:57 pm

Sonnen On “Party Animal” Jones: ‘I Wish He Would Stop’

Chael Sonnen had earned a negative reputation in the eyes of many largely in part to his harsh war of words with Anderson Silva leading up to both of his fights against Silva. When Sonnen appeared as a coach on The Ultimate Fighter, opposite Jon Jones, Sonnen earned the respect of many fans for his...

Feb 9, 2015 4:52 pm

Sonnen: ‘Jones Is The Baddest Man On The Planet’

Chael Sonnen has fought many top contenders throughout his 44 fight professional MMA career, including: Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Shogun Rua, Rashad Evans, Mayhem Miller, and more. Despite being retired now, Sonnen still manages to keep his name in headlines with his podcast, through Tweets, and with interviews. Since it was announced that Anderson Silva...

Feb 9, 2015 4:40 pm

GSP “Not Surprised” About Recent String Of PED Busts

Georges St. Pierre has always advocated a cleaner sport, even going as far as to saying his retirement was in part due to a rampant PED problem in MMA. In 2015, Anderson Silva and Jon Fitch have both tested positive for PEDs. Silva testing positive for 2 anabolic steroids leading up to his UFC 183...

Feb 9, 2015 2:11 pm

Anderson Silva Passes Second Out-Of-Competition Drug Test

The NSAC revealed today that Anderson Silva passed a second drug test, issued on January 19th to test for HGH. The commission took a blood sample for the HGH test, and a urine sample for the PED test, which Silva also passed. The HGH testing was done at a Salt Lake City WADA-accredited Sports Medicine...

Feb 9, 2015 1:50 pm

Anderson Silva Pulled From ‘TUF Brazil’ Coaching Slot

Just moments ago the UFC announced that Anderson Silva will no longer be a coach on TUF Brazil 4 following his recent failed drug test. Silva has yet to appear before the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but will do so on February 17th. The UFC sent the following press release regarding the situation: The UFC®...

Feb 9, 2015 8:59 am

Mendes: ‘I Want Conor To Beat Aldo’

Chad Mendes recently had another crack at the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 179 when he fought Jose Aldo in Brazil. The bout went the full 5-rounds with Aldo capturing a unanimous decision win to retain the featherweight strap, and his place as the only UFC featherweight champion in UFC history. Following that bout, Mendes...

Feb 9, 2015 8:02 am

Nick Diaz Accused Of Stiffing Coach Of Pay

Nick Diaz boxing coach Richard Perez is accusing his pupil of stiffing him on his cut of his payout from the Georges St. Pierre fight, and refusing to give him a contract for the Anderson Silva fight. Perez has been a staple of the Diaz camp for much of Nick, and Nate’s careers, however he...

Feb 9, 2015 7:45 am

GSP: ‘Silva vs. Diaz Should Have Been Cancelled, PED’s Are Weapons’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre has always been vocal about his stance on PEDs, saying they have no place in the sport, and even going as far as to cite the PED problems in MMA for one of the reasons for his retirement. Following Anderson Silva’s failed drug test for 2 PED’s, Georges...

Feb 9, 2015 7:32 am

UFC Denies Withholding Anderson Silva’s payment

Yesterday news surfaced that the UFC had been withholding a $6 Million payment to Anderson Silva in U.S. Dollars as a result of his failed drug test from UFC 183 (See that HERE) This outraged many fans, who felt the UFC should also have withheld Jon Jones earnings from UFC 182, where Jones tested positive...