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Sep 11, 2016 6:26 am

Dana White reacts to CM Punk’s first-round submission loss

Last night, the UFC took over Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena with UFC 203. Though UFC 203 was headlined by a heavyweight title fight between champion Stipe Miocic and challenger Alistair Overeem, the event was perhaps most anticipated for the MMA debut of WWE star CM Punk, who took on 24-year-old prospect Mickey Gall on the...

Aug 20, 2016 6:26 pm

UFC 202 Results: Raquel Pennington defeats Elizabeth Phillips

A women’s bantamweight bout between Raquel Pennington and Elizabeth Phillips took place on tonight’s UFC 202 prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Pennington takes the center of the cage. Phillips leaps in with a jab that misses. She lands a short leg kick. Raquel lands a kick to the body. Phillips pumps her...

Jul 14, 2016 10:26 am

Rashad Evans questions Jon Jones’ legacy following USADA violation

Prior to UFC 200, UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones was pulled from the card just 2 days before fight night after being notified of a potential USADA anti-doping violation. Jones returned to Albuquerque New Mexico to be with him family, while preparing for his hearing with the NSAC. In the wake of the...

May 29, 2016 8:19 pm

UFN 88 Results: Rick Story defeats Tarec Saffiedine via decision

A welterweight bout featuring fomrer Strikeforce champ Tarec Saffiedine (16-5 MMA) taking on Rick Story (19-8 MMA) took place on the main card of UFC Fight Night 88 tonight in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Story opens with a big leg kick. Saffiedine with a body kick but Story catches it and smacks him...


May 29, 2016 6:34 pm

UFN 88 Results: Paul Felder defeats Josh Burkman via decision

An intriguing lightweight bout between Paul Felder (12-2 MMA) and Josh Burkman (28-13 MMA) took place at tonight’s UFC Fight Night 88 event in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Burkman opens up with a leg kick. Josh is circling and trying to keep his distance. Big body kick from Felder. Burkman responds with a...

Apr 13, 2016 11:39 am

Dada 5000: ‘I was pronounced dead’ after fight with Kimbo Slice at Bellator 149

There was major concern for Dhafir “Dada 5000” Harris after his bout with Kimbo Slice at Bellator 149, which took place back on February 19th. “Dada 5000” was rushed to the hospital immediately after the bout was over, suffering from cardiac arrest, dehydration, fatigue and renal failure. “When I actually fell inside that ring, Kimbo...

Dec 15, 2015 8:43 am

Edgar willing to fight McGregor in Ireland

Frankie Edgar has literally been doing everything possible to get himself a title shot lately. After Conor McGregor defeated Chad Mendes for the interim UFC featherweight championship back at UFC 189, Edgar climbed onto the cage to congratulate McGregor, and attempt to set up a fight. The night before UFC 194, Edgar knocked out Chad...

Nov 10, 2015 7:11 am

Mirko Cro Cop pulls out of UFC FN Seoul co-headliner, retires from MMA

News broke this morning that MMA and kickboxing legend Mirko Cro Cop had withdrawn from his UFC Fight Night Seoul co-main event bout later this month, and subsequently retired from MMA. Cro Cop released a message via his website, revealing that a shoulder injury which he has been training with throughout this entire fight camp...

Sep 21, 2015 6:07 pm

France holds their first event under unified rules

One of the most amazing parts about being a fan of a sport so young is the ability to watch it grow before your eyes. It wasn’t long ago that the Ultimate Fighting Championship was banned in the majority of the country, and now they are partnered with one of the biggest broadcasting companies in...

Aug 8, 2015 3:58 pm

UFN 73 Results: Scott Holtzman Makes Impressive Debut, Finishes It In The Third

In the first fight of the night Anthony Christodoulou took on Scott Holtzman. Right away Anthony came out and pressed forward. He went for some kind of kick, but tripped. Holtzman landed a nice leg kick. He then trips. Holtzman landed another leg kick, almost ate a big counter. Holtzman gets the clinch and pushes...

Jul 15, 2015 4:22 pm

UFN 71 Results: Lyman Good Lands Massive Right Hand, Gets TKO Win In UFC Debut

The first fight of the night went down between welterweights Lyman Good and Andrew Craig. Right away they went at each other, meeting in the center and exchanging. Good used his jab to keep Craig on the outside. During an exchange Craig landed a nice right hand. Both fighters tried throwing out jabs. Good’s ear...

Jun 24, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 10 Recap

It’s do or die tonight for American Top Team. Blackzilians have won all but two of the fights in this season of “The Ultimate Fighter” and in order for ATT to have any chance of winning the competition, they have to win tonight. Blackzilians owner Glenn Robinson treated his fighters to a trip to the...

Jun 10, 2015 1:31 pm

Top UFC Female Leslie Smith Grateful For UFC Pay, But Hurt By Reebok Deal

Toward the end of 2014, the UFC claimed they made a monumental deal for the development of mixed martial arts when they struck an exclusive sponsorship deal with athletic company Reebok. The partnership would lead to Reebok being represented by every fighter on the roster on their way to, and inside of the octagon. Gone...

Jun 6, 2015 6:57 pm

UFC FN 68 Results: Jordan lands big heel kick, finishes Lewis with punches

A heavyweight bout finished up tonight’s prelim fights, as Derrick Lewis (12-3 MMA) took on Shawn Jordan (17-6 MMA). “The Black Beast” came out swinging to start the fight, chasing Shawn Jordan across the octagon while throwing some huge right hands. Lewis pressured Jordan against the cage but Shawn was able to scramble free. Jordan...

Feb 24, 2015 3:01 pm

Rob Emerson Clears The Air, And You Should Listen — Exclusive

Contestant on season 5 of The Ultimate Fighter and former UFC lightweight Rob Emerson recently spoke with BJPENN.COM. Emerson, who has been fighting under the Bellator MMA banner in their bantamweight division, talked about several hot topics including his past trouble with the law, the rumors about him and Ian McCall’s ex-wife and the failed...

Dec 15, 2014 9:22 am

TWITTER BEEF: Ed Herman and Derek Brunson talk trash after cancelled bout

On Saturday night, Ed Herman was slated to face Derek Brunson at UFC on FOX 13 in Phoenix, however Brunson fell ill with food poisoning, and was unable to fight. In a mix-up, Ed Herman was not informed until right before his walkout. Brunson apologized on Twitter, however the next day the pair engaged in...

Dec 6, 2014 9:21 am

Dethrone Royalty Founder Reacts To UFC Uniform

The founder of Dethrone Royalty clothing, which sponsors fighters like Conor McGregor and Robbie Lawler, is one of the many brand owners that will be affected by the UFC’s new uniform deal. Nick Swinmum posted the following Tweet, and then the following message on The UnderGround. Heard uniform announcement coming tomorrow. We were never about...

Nov 28, 2014 11:55 am

WWE’s McMahon predicts ‘somebody is going to die’ in the UFC

Exiled former WWE champ, CM Punk is making headlines this week for comments about his former employer, as they relate to Mixed Martial Arts, and the UFC. In an interview with the ‘Art of Wrestling Podcast‘ (transcribed by cageside seats), CM Punk gives some startling details about Vince McMahon’s view of “Ultimate Fighting”. Check it:...

Aug 11, 2014 8:45 am

QUICK TWITT: War Machine Defends Himself, Says He Planned On Proposing To Christy Mack

Bellator MMA fighter War Machine is wanted by the LAPD for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, Christy Mack. War Machine has been on the run since the incident, but has still been Tweeting about his innocence, including the latest string of Tweets from last night where Machine insists he merely wanted to propose to Mack, but...

Jul 14, 2014 5:59 pm

A Look Back at B.J. Penn’s Amazing Mixed Martial Arts Career

Former UFC lightweight & welterweight champion B.J. Penn retired from the sport of mixed martial arts, this following his third career loss to Frankie Edgar, which he suffered on July 6th at the TUF 19 Finale in Las Vegas. It was a disappointing end to what was an incredible mixed martial arts career for the...

Jul 8, 2014 3:44 pm

Jens Pulver Wishes He Had Retired Sooner

The first ever Lightweight Champion Jens Pulver retired this Sunday, right before his biggest rival BJ Penn retired Sunday night. Pulver spoke to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour to talk about his retirement. It was early in the morning, and we were at the [UFC Fan] Expo, and I just…you know, I’m done,” he...