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Jun 19, 2015 3:00 pm

Visa system issue forces changes to several bouts on the June 27 fight card

Due to an issue affecting the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs visa system and a technical problem with the Consular Consolidated Database, UFC is unable to secure entry into the country for 12 of its athletes slated to compete at UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MACHIDA vs. ROMERO on Saturday, June 27, at the Hard...

Jun 19, 2015 9:03 am

Kimbo: ‘I Can Defend Some Shi*t On The Ground’

“Over the time, over the years, I’ve found a comfort zone on the ground. I’m not saying I’m ground savvy or anything, but I can defend some sh*t you know. I can stuff a takedown, I can feel something coming. I can feel the ankle lock coming, I can feel something coming on, scoot my...

Jun 19, 2015 6:47 am

WOWZERS! PVZ Stuns In Selfie Beach Pictorial

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant spent some time at the beach and couldn’t resist blowing up Instagram with pictures of her sand-filled adventures. No word on who VanZant will be fighting next, but it’s likely to be a pretty big fight. She just came off of a pretty dominant win over the veteran Felice Herrig. Who...


Jun 19, 2015 1:00 am

Watch Today’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk Vs. Penne’ LIVE At 10AM ET

  Watch the official weigh-in for UFC Fight Night: Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne live Friday, June 19 at 10am/7am ETPT on BJPENN.COM. Fighters will step on the scale and make things official for Saturday afternoon. In the main event champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will put her title on the line for the first time against TUF alum...

Jun 18, 2015 1:41 pm

Rony Jason Fighting Drug Test Findings — ‘My Lawyers Are On It’

“It was a surprise. I never in my life thought something like this could happen. I’ve fought for the UFC 10 times: three times in TUF, and seven more fights after that. I’ve never used inappropriate methods to make weight. I always make weight. Making weight is one of my biggest concerns. I know it’s...

Jun 18, 2015 1:27 pm

UFC’s Andrew Todhunter Latest To Complain About Elevation Sickness At UFC 188

“It wasn’t like I was stepping into a sauna or doing an alcohol bath or anything crazy. I didn’t do anything crazy. I was totally hydrated and something went wrong. Something happened and I’m pretty sure it was the elevation. “I wasn’t doing anything stupid. I was actually water loading. I don’t believe in that...

Jun 18, 2015 11:12 am

Kimbo’s Mindset — ‘No Fear, Just Knock Out or Get Knocked Out’

“I believe it would probably be the mystique of everything (and) a lot of people can relate to my come-up. A lot of people can relate to my triumph. They feel the dedication, the loyalty, the commitment of someone trying to do something great, or to prove to something either to yourself or your kids....

Jun 18, 2015 9:00 am

Visa Issues May Kill UFC Fight Night 70 For Several Fighters

This could really screw things up for UFC Fight Night 70, which takes place in 9 days. Turns out the U.S. visa system is currently down, due to technical issues and that means international fighters on next weekends card might not be able to get travel visas. The U.S. State Department says that the system...

Jun 17, 2015 12:15 pm

Popular UFC Fighter To Star In Hit TV Show ‘Amazing Race’

The UFC will be making an appearance on primetime television, sort of. UFC fighter Elias Theodorou announced on social media that he will be a contestant on the upcoming season of ‘The Amazing Race Canada’. Theodorou is the champion of TUF Nations: Bisping vs. Kennedy and is undefeated at 12-0. Theodorou will compete with his...

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

Jun 16, 2015 9:58 am

Kyle Kingsbury Speaks Out About The Benefits Of Marijuana Use

Former UFC fighter and TUF cast member Kyle Kingsbury is a 420 Games sponsored athlete and talks about the benefits of medical marijuana, saying that there are a lot of other fighters using it. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 8:13 am

Paige VanZant’s Got Mad Love For ‘No Love’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is on the cusp of greatness. She’s a fan favorite who goes out there and leaves it all in the cage. She’s also one of the UFC’s faces of Reebok and catches the fans attention with her looks as well as her fighting. Needless to say, she’s a star in the...

Jun 16, 2015 6:42 am

Alvarez Slams Nate Diaz: ‘F*ck You! You’re F*cking Next!’

“Look, Nick and Nate, we’ve been pretty cool. I’ve seen them at other promotions. We crossed paths at DREAM before, Nick saw my nose bleeding and offered me some medicine to help out. They always seem like super respectful, nice dudes. Even Nate, I am cool with him. But, when I went there to Mexico,...

Jun 15, 2015 8:20 pm

Mark Hunt on His Next Fight: ‘I Don’t Deserve to Headline’

The last time Mark Hunt stepped into the octagon, he took a serious beating at the hands of top-contender Stipe Miocic. Despite the beatdown, fans still cheered Hunt back to his feet and cheered him on as he tried to fight back at the start of every round. Needless to say, Hunt has always been...

Jun 15, 2015 9:51 am

Saint Preux: ‘Loss to Bader Actually Helped Me Out’

In his octagon debut, Ovince Saint Preux was riding a wave of momentum very few other fighters could lay claim to. He had been one of the faces of Strikeforce in their dying days and before a tough decision loss to Gegard Mousasi, he possessed an eight fight win-streak. Saint Preux went 4-0 inside the...

Jun 14, 2015 12:15 pm

White: ‘No Matter What Gastelum Says, I Won’t Believe He’ll Make 170’

Kelvin Gastelum made his return to the middleweight division at “UFC 188” when he fought veteran Nate Marquardt on the main card. Gastelum looked impressive and forced Marquardt’s corner to call the fight in between the second and third rounds. Gastelum expressed interest in a welterweight return prior to this bout with Marquardt, but UFC...

Jun 13, 2015 8:21 am

Former UFC Fighter Can’t Afford To Pay Traffic Ticket, Goes To Jail

A former UFC fighter and TUF cast member decided to go to jail because he could afford to pay for his traffic ticket. Bubba McDaniel is having a hard time finding fights outside of UFC and isn’t making the money he needs. The fighter was recently given a traffic ticket for not wearing his seatbelt....

Jun 13, 2015 7:11 am

UFC Will Return To Mexico Later This Year

The UFC is in Mexico for tonights UFC 188, marking the second trip there for the promotion, and already they have plans on returning later this year. The UFC announced that it will again put on an event in Mexico later this year in November. The event will be held in Monterrey on Nov. 21...