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Apr 16, 2016 2:41 pm

UFC on FOX 19 Results: John Dodson KO’s Manny Gamburyan in round 1

A bantamweight bout between former flyweight title challenger John Dodson (19-7 MMA) and veteran Manny Gamburyan (15-9 MMA) served as the main attraction of the UFC on FOX 19 Fight Pass prelims in Tampa. Round one begins and Dodson lands a left hand to start. Manny responds with a leg kick. John lands a front...

Apr 16, 2016 2:29 pm

UFC on FOX 19 Results: Cezar Ferreira defeats Oluwale Bamgbose via decision

A middleweight bout between Oluwale Bamgbose (6-2 MMA) and Cezar Ferreira (9-5 MMA) served as the second fight of tonight’s UFC on FOX 19 card in Tampa Bay, Florida. Round one begins and Bamgbose opens with a leg kick. Ferreira responds with a huge leg kick of his own. Big punches and a kick from...

Apr 16, 2016 1:57 pm

UFC on FOX 19 Results: Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos TKO’s Omari Akhmedov in round 3

A welterweight bout between Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos (15-5 MMA) and Omari Akhmedov (15-4 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC on FOX 19 card in Tampa Bay, Florida. Round one begins and Akhmedov opens with a jab that misses. Dos Santos and Akhmedov exchange leg kicks. Big right hand just misses for dos Santos. Akhmedov lands...

Apr 16, 2016 11:30 am

UFC on FOX 19 live results stream

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC on FOX 19 action on Fox? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for live results updates, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for fight recaps! Main card (Fox) Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans – Teixeira defeats Evans via KO at 1:48 of round one Rose Namajunas vs. Tecia...

Apr 15, 2016 10:55 pm

UFC eyes event at Yankee Stadium in 2017

Earlier this week news broke that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo had officially signed the bill legalizing MMA in New York. The UFC promptly announced its inaugural event in New York at the Madison Square Garden on November 12th, which was later revealed to be UFC 205. As if a show at the Madison Square...

Apr 15, 2016 10:49 pm

UFC issues statement on Islam Makhachev being pulled from UFC on FOX 19

Friday afternoon news broke that Islam Makhachev had been pulled from his UFC on FOX 19 scrap with Drew Dober on Saturday in Tampa after it was discovered that he had used a banned substance. The UFC promptly released a statement on the situation via UFC.com which read: “The UFC organization was notified today that...

Apr 15, 2016 10:29 pm

VIDEO | ‘UFC Fight Night: Tampa’ weigh-in highlights

Saturday night in Tampa, fight fans will tune in to Fox for UFC on FOX 19, which will be headlined by a light heavyweight showdown between Glover Teixeira and former champion Rashad Evans. In addition, Rosa Namajunas and Tecia Torres will fight in the co-main event, and Khabib Nurmagomedov will make his highly anticipated return...

Apr 15, 2016 4:34 pm

UFC on FOX 19 fight reportedly cancelled with less than 24 hours to fight

Earlier this week news broke that Lyoto Machida had been pulled from his UFC on FOX 19 scrap with Dan Henderson after admitting to using banned substances during a random out-of-competition drug test. Now, with less than 24 hours until fight night, Islam Makhachev has been reportedly pulled from his fight with Drew Dober after...

Apr 15, 2016 11:48 am

UFC Fight Night 89 Ottawa card sets new record

It didn’t take long for the UFC to sell out the UFC Fight Night 89 event, which is the UFC’s debut in Ottawa, Canada. Over 10,000 tickets were sold. According to the UFC, the event “will be the largest arena show in TD Place history. It also marks the fastest sellout at The Arena at...

Apr 15, 2016 8:55 am

UFC officially announces Rafael dos Anjos vs. Eddie Alvarez

After UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos’ strength & conditioning coach captioned an Instagram photo with a major hint at dos Anjos fighting at UFC 200, the UFC officially announced the bout. On Thursday July 7th, just two days before UFC 200, Rafael dos Anjos will look to defend his UFC lightweight championship against Eddie...

Apr 15, 2016 8:17 am

VIDEO | Rafael dos Anjos’ trainer spills the beans, RDA fighting at UFC 200

While it seemed that the ‘big fights’ at UFC 200 had all been announced, it appears that may not be the case! In addition to McGregor vs. Diaz II, Tate vs. Nunes, and Edgar vs. Aldo II, it appears as though UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will be fighting on the event as well....

Apr 14, 2016 11:02 pm

VIDEO | Rashad Evans disappointed he isn’t fighting Jon Jones at UFC 197

When Daniel Cormier withdrew from UFC 197 with a leg injury, the UFC began looking for a replacement opponent to fight Jones in the main event. After Anthony Johnson turned down the fight due to recently having mouth surgery, many people began calling for Rashad Evans to step in on short notice and have a...

Apr 14, 2016 12:58 pm

VIDEO | Lorenzo Fertitta unveils UFC’s plans for first event in New York

Early Thursday morning New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill officially legalizing MMA in New York after nearly a 20 year ban. Shortly after Governor Cuomo signed the bill, the UFC announced that they would be holding their inaugural event at the Madison Square Garden on November 12th. In the video above, UFC CEO...

Apr 14, 2016 12:19 pm

Nine fighters including veterans deleted from UFC roster

When the UFC deletes a fighter from their roster, it is usually the result of them being released from the biggest MMA organization in the world. Nine fighters have been deleted from the UFC roster and many of them have already confirmed their release from the UFC. UFCFIGHTERSiNFO tweeted their most recent update. [Deleted] Jared...

Apr 14, 2016 10:37 am

Frankie Edgar eyes big fight at ‘UFC New York’

At UFC 200 on July 9th, Conor McGregor will have a welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz, and Frankie Edgar will fight Jose Aldo for the interim featherweight championship. UFC President Dana White has stated that regardless of whether or not McGregor defeats Diaz, his next fight will be a featherweight title defense. With the UFC...

Apr 14, 2016 10:29 am

UFC releases statement on BJ Penn

Good news surfaced earlier this week that our namesake, BJ Penn, had been cleared to fight again by the UFC, and would meet Dennis Siver in a featherweight bout at UFC 199 on June 4th. The UFC released a statement through UFC.com on allegations made towards Penn, which they discovered to be false. UFC announced...

Apr 14, 2016 10:22 am

Report: Dan Henderson to be put on UFC 199 card

Dan Henderson was fully prepared and ready to fight Lyoto Machida this weekend at UFC on FOX 19. Unfortunately, “Hendo” learned on Wednesday that he would not be fighting at all. News broke that Machida declared the usage of a banned substance during an out-of-competition sample collection last week and would not be allowed to...

Apr 14, 2016 9:14 am

Mark Hunt signs 6-fight UFC contract

Fan favorite UFC heavyweight Mark ‘Super Samoan’ Hunt has signed a new 6-fight UFC contract. According to the 42 year old MMA veteran, the deal is worth millions, however according to Hunt it isn’t about the money. Hunt has bigger plans in mind. He spoke to Stuff.co.nz: “It’s not about the money. Of course I...

Apr 14, 2016 8:25 am

UFC announces inaugural event in New York

It was only a matter of time before the UFC announced its first event in New York after MMA became legal in The Empire State. On Thursday, Governor Andrew Cuomo officially signed a bill legalizing MMA in New York, which subsequently lead the UFC to announce its inaugural event in New York at the Madison...