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Apr 6, 2015 6:49 am

WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje Says Anthony Pettis Believed His Own Hype

The World Series of Fighting’s lightweight champion thinks that he could have beaten former UFC champ Anthony Pettis, just like Rafael dos Anjos did at UFC 185. Justin Gaethje told MMAFighting that he doesn’t think Pettis has ever been through anything as grueling as wrestling and that’s why Dos Anjos was able to wear him...

Apr 1, 2015 1:59 am

WSOF 19 Medical Suspensions Report — AZ Recommends Retirement For One Fighter

The Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission is recommending the retirement of one fighter, following last week’s WSJ 19 event, and that’s not all. The commission has suspended twelve fighters overall, including main event fighters Justin Gaethje and Luis Palomino. Undercard fighter Eric Regan received a “safety recommendation to stop competing,” a rarity for a fighter...

Apr 1, 2015 1:50 am

Salary Report! WSOF Champ Takes $60k, Three Fighters Make Event Low Of $750.00

The Arizona Boxing and MMA Commission has released the disclosed salary list for last week’s WSOF 19 event. The full list of payouts is as follows: Justin Gaethje ($30,000 + $30,000 = $60,000) def. Luis Palomino ($11,000) Teddy Holder ($10,000 + $10,000 = $20,000) def. Thiago Silva ($20,000) Timur Valiev ($9,000 + $9,000 = $18,000)...

Mar 28, 2015 8:31 pm

WSOF 19 Results: Silva Loses to BIG Underdog, Gaethje Retains Title

Holder Upset Silva and Advances to Finals of Tournament… Teddy Holder def. Thiago Silva by way of TKO (Strikes) 2:00 of Round 1 Holder pulled off the upset of all upsets tonight by knocking Silva out in the first round. The fight was made so late there were no official odds, but I can guarantee...


Mar 27, 2015 2:58 am

Lance Palmer VS. Chris Horodecki Set For WSOF 21

  Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) returned on Thursday with special guest, World Series of Fighting featherweight champion Lance Palmer. The champ announced a new sponsorships deal with Torque then announced his next opponent. According to the champ, his first title defense will be against Chris ‘The Polish Hammer’ Horodecki. The fight...

Mar 20, 2015 4:27 pm

Arlovski Claiming WSOF Didn’t Cover His Medical Expenses

Former UFC heavyweight champion, Andrei Arlovski is claiming that The World Series Of Fighting has stiffed him on his medical bills incurred while under their employ. One of the bills WSOF didn't pay on my fight against Anthony Jonson on March 24 2013 !!! pic.twitter.com/wD2ALpeoh6 — Andrei Arlovski (@AndreiArlovski) March 20, 2015 WSOF has yet...

Mar 11, 2015 10:53 am

WSOF Signs Real-Life Super Hero MMA Fighter

The World Series Of Fighting MMA Promotion has signed “Phoenix Jones”, a vigilante crime fighter from Seattle (pictured). The signing comes on the heels of an ESPN mini-doc (REPLAY) featuring the undefeated MMA Fighter at his night-job as a real life crime fighter. According to reports, the fighter known as Ben Fodor has agreed to...

Mar 10, 2015 11:22 am

WSOF Signs Khabib’s Lil Bro

  The World Series Of Fighting Mixed Martial Arts promotion has just signed top UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov’s younger brother. The 24-year old 9-1 pro fighter, Abubakar Nurmagomedov has finished all nine of his wins, six by knockout. A welterweight prospect, the Russian fighter has been a professional since 2011. MMAFighting broke news of the...

Feb 12, 2015 8:16 pm

WSOF 18 Recap: Headbutts, Dragon Ball Z and a Title Retained

Cody McKenzie Threw a Headbutt On Purpose and Lost Andrew McInnes def. Cody McKenzie by way of DQ (Intentional Headbutt) 4:57 of Round 1 This bout was a black eye on an exciting night of fights. Andrew McInnes and Cody McKenzie were on their way to having a fun back and forth fight where submission...

Feb 12, 2015 1:57 pm

WSOF 18: Moraes vs. Hill Live Results Thread

“World Series of Fighting 18: Moraes vs. Hill” takes place tonight from the Edmonton Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. As always, BJPENN.COM will be providing live results of tonight’s event, starting at 2:45 P.M. PT. RESULTS: Main Card: Marlon Moraes def. Josh Hill by way of Unanimous Decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Shane Campbell def....

Feb 8, 2015 7:33 am

Cody McKenzie Returns To MMA At WSOF 18

Cody McKenzie recent retired from MMA, and by recent we mean 2 months ago. Following his release from the UFC in 2013, McKenzie went 1-2 on the regional scene, going on a 2-fight losing streak before briefly retiring from MMA. McKenzie is now back in the game, and will be fighting at “WSOF 18: Moraes...

Jan 21, 2015 10:47 am

Salary Report: ‘WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster’ Edition

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has sent BJPENN.COM the disclosed fighter pay for last weekend’s WSOF 17 event in Las Vegas. Topping the list of disclosed pay is main event winner Jake Shields, with $65,000.00. Rounding out the night’s lowest pay is card opener Jamie Point, who made just $750.00. The full list of WSOF...

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 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 9, 2015 10:00 am

WSOF 18: Moraes vs. Hill Set For February 12

    Reigning World Series of Fighting world bantamweight (135 pounds) champion Marlon Moraes (13-4-1) of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. via Nova Friburgo, Brazil will put his coveted Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) title on the line for the first time against undefeated rival Josh Hill (10-0) of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada in the main event of a...

Dec 22, 2014 8:10 am

WSOF 17 Picks Up Cobb vs. Nunez, Mladenov vs. Taylor

World Series Of Fighting 17 has picked up two new bouts for its January 17th event. The card, which will be headlined by Jake Shields and Brian Foster, now sees Brian Cobb vs. Johnny Nunez, and Kasimir Mladenov vs. Jesse Taylor added to the card. Cobb is 1-1 under the WSOF banner, most recently losing...

Dec 15, 2014 5:01 am

Palhares to undergo surgery after submitting Fitch at WSOF 16

WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares quickly defeated Jon Fitch this past weekend after WSOF 16 in just 90 seconds with a slick kneebar. Palters revealed after the bout that he would need to undergo major surgery on his left knee, as well as possibly surgery for his shoulder. “I had some injuries. In fact, I...

Dec 14, 2014 2:13 pm

Shields vs. Foster confirmed for WSOF 17 main event

Former UFC fighter Jake Shields will take on fellow former UFC fighter Brian Foster at WSOF 17 on January 17th. The promotion confirmed the news with MMAJunkie, and also announced that the bout will serve as a title eliminator bout, with the winner facing reigning champion Rousimar Palhares. Shields spoke about his opponent saying: “He’s...

Dec 14, 2014 8:28 am

REPLAY! Moraes picks up split decision win over Solorio at WSOF 16

After three hard fought rounds, the judges gave Sheymon Moraes the split-decision win over Gabriel Solorio at WSOF 16. Check out the bout highlights below and let us know who you think the bout should have been scored for. Your browser does not support iframes.

Dec 11, 2014 11:47 am

“Humble” WSOF Champ Scrubs Floors To Make Ends Meet

“It keeps me humble. I do some personal training, clean carpets and scrub some nasty restaurant floors – stuff like that – but it definitely keeps me humble and helps me make a little extra money.” So you wanna be a fighter? In a recent interview with Bloodyelbow.com, Rich Glenn, the WSOF Featherweight champion detailed...

Dec 9, 2014 11:13 am

UFC Veteran Justin Buchholz Added To WSOF 16 Event

Already featuring a star-studded lineup with two championship fights, including welterweight kingpin Rousimar Palhares vs. Jon Fitch and featherweight title holder Rick Glenn vs. Lance Palmer, “World Series of Fighting 16: Palhares vs. Fitch” now has two more action-packed matchups. The two new main-card contests include featherweights Brenson Hansen (7-2) vs. Josh Berkovic (5-0) and...

Dec 8, 2014 5:20 pm

Jake Shields returns to action at WSOF 17 in January

Former UFC fighter Jake Shields will return to MMA on January 17th at WSOF 17 under the WSOF banner to fight Brian Foster for the #1 contender spot to fight the winner of this Saturday’s Jon Fitch vs. Rousimar Palhares welterweight title fight. Shields is coming off a win in his WSOF debut over Ryan...