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Nov 11, 2015 5:55 pm

Pro sports gambler putting $10k on Holm

Remember the guy that made national headlines after winning $2.5 million for betting that the Kansas City Royals would win the World Series? He’s turning his attention to MMA now for the UFC 193 main-event. “Vegas” Dave Oancea revealed to MMAJunkie that he will be putting $10,000 on Holly Holm against Ronda Rousey “just for...

Nov 11, 2015 5:50 pm

Officials reveal Cro Cop potentially violated Anti-Doping policy

Earlier this week it was revealed that MMA legend Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic had retired from MMA competition ahead of his ‘UFC FN: Seoul’ bout against Anthony Hamilton later this month. While Cro Cop blamed a lingering shoulder injury for his retirement, the UFC announced that he had also potentially violated the USADA rules. They...

Nov 11, 2015 12:20 pm

Exclusive video | Browne: Rousey is the most dominant female fighter ever

[ooyala code=”lucWFieDoLGOJizsOq8Rg7OVgeoUQKTz” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] While UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is still improving, many are already predicting that there will never be a female fighter as dominant as Rousey. Ahead of Rousey’s UFC 193 scrap against Holly Holm this Saturday, BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage spoke to Travis Browne to discuss Rousey’s...

Nov 11, 2015 11:52 am

WATCH! Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s interview after announcing retirement

Iz jucernjasnjeg dnevnika. . Eng sub Posted by Mirko Filipovic on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 MMA pioneer Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic’s recent retirement announcement made MMA news headlines all over the world. The 41-year-old Croatian said that injuries have sidelined him from training and ultimately made him decide to retire from the sport. Filipovic spoke...

Nov 11, 2015 11:46 am

BREAKDOWN! Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau

This Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Joanna Jedrzejczyk will look to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau at the Etihad Stadium in to co-main event of UFC 193. Ahead of the fight we decided to do a breakdown of the co-main event bout and look at what both women will have to do...

Nov 11, 2015 10:19 am

WATCH! Takedown match between Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson in training

Grappling to get Gunnar to the mat is the never ending struggle. Always great work with the Viking! #UFC194 A post shared by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 11, 2015 at 7:07am PST Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson have been training hard for their fights coming in December at UFC 194. McGregor posted a...

Nov 11, 2015 10:06 am

Rousey talks love-hate relationship with opponents

In many of Ronda Rousey’s fights, there has been animosity between the champ and her opponents, however after the fight is over, so is their ‘beef.’ Rousey explained on UFC 193 Embedded why she has a love-hate relationship with her opponents. “This person is trying to piggy back off of all my work I have...

Nov 11, 2015 9:56 am

WATCH! Bisping blasting the heavy bag despite injury

My arms still not recovered, but that doesn't mean I'm not working. It just gives me time to work on my kicks Hopefully a fight announcement soon. @misfitsmmaandfitness @violentgentlemen @rvcasport @b_real_funky the first kick is a fake roundhouse, to set up the spinning kick. A post shared by Mikebisping (@mikebisping) on Nov 10, 2015 at...

Nov 11, 2015 9:25 am

Rosholt on Struve: ‘The taller guys are the easiest ones to get a hold of’

UFC heavyweight Jared Rosholt faces the seven foot tall Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve at UFC 193 this weekend in Melbourne, Australia. Rosholt looks at the opportunity to take out Struve, who has made a name for himself in the UFC. Talking with MMA Junkie, Rosholt who is 6-foot-2, says that once he gets inside of Stuve’s...

Nov 11, 2015 8:01 am

Belfort’s wife says they have “lost millions for years” because of Reebok deal

The UFC’s recent Reebok deal has everyone in the MMA community talking. While many fighters are reluctant to give their opinions on the deal, others like Tim Kennedy don’t mind explaining why they dislike the deal. Earlier this week, it was revealed that 9ine, a Brazilian company, will no longer be sponsoring fighters and working...

Nov 11, 2015 7:34 am

PHOTOS | Brittney Palmer & Arianny Celeste enjoy vacation in Bali

Longtime UFC Octagon girl Arianny Celeste celebrates her birthday on November 12th, and is spending the time leading up to her birthday in Bali with fellow UFC Octagon girl Brittney Palmer and model Dominique Le Toullec. Check out some photos of the trio enjoying Bali below! A video posted by Brittney Palmer (@brittneypalmer) on Nov...

Nov 11, 2015 7:28 am

Rousey: Female fighters are “A lot more dangerous than the guys”

While many fight fans assume that male fighters are more dangerous because of their size and muscular physique, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey believes it is quite the opposite. Ahead of her UFC 193 main event fight against Holly Holm on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, Rousey spoke to The LA Times to discuss why...

Nov 11, 2015 6:55 am

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira looking for a fight in early 2016

Despite a unanimous decision loss to Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC 190, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira said to MMA Junkie that he was back in the gym after the loss and was trying to get another fight in 2015. Although he has not signed for a fight before the end of the year, “Little Nog” realistically...

Nov 10, 2015 8:56 pm

Kennedy: Belfort deserves to be stricken from MMA history

Tim Kennedy has been quite vocal about his desire to return to the UFC to fight PED users and TRT users. Following Vitor Belfort’s TKO win over Dan Henderson this past Saturday, Kennedy decided to use the opportunity to call out Belfort via Twitter. Now, Kennedy has continued his callouts via Facebook. I am asking...

Nov 10, 2015 1:32 pm

Exclusive Video | Rousey’s coach on Diaz suspension: “You’re taking a person’s life away”

[ooyala code=”9tMWFieDoZy2pdgxtVrY0WbK5XFB-RJT” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Nick Diaz’s 5 year suspension from the NSAC has had everyone talking, and most of it hasn’t exactly been positive. Fighters, fans, and celebrities have aimed their frustration at the NSAC, and after having several members receive death threats the NSAC decided to work on a settlement agreement...

Nov 10, 2015 12:28 pm

Ronda Rousey is fighting for this presidential Democratic candidate

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey shared some of her political beliefs with Maxim on Tuesday. Rousey said that she is rooting for Bernie Sanders in his run for the Democratic nomination for President. “I’m voting for Bernie Sanders, because he doesn’t take any corporate money,” Rousey told Maxim. “I don’t think politicians should be...

Nov 10, 2015 11:23 am

WATCH! Gina Carano pistol whips former WWE champion Dave Bautista!

As you know Gina Carano, the former face of women’s MMA is now embracing the role of a movie star. The former Strikeforce featherweight champion who last fought in 2009 is seen in this new clip of her upcoming movie Heist where she is seen pistol whipping the shit out of former WWE champion Dave...

Nov 10, 2015 10:51 am

Ryan Bader says this will be the key to beating Anthony Johnson

Title shots are never guaranteed and Ryan Bader knows this first hand. This is why Bader is not trying to wait around for a title shot against Daniel Cormier, as Jon Jones is likely the champion’s next fight in 2016. Bader spoke on the MMA Hour and expressed his views on the landscape of the...

Nov 10, 2015 10:14 am

Tyson Fury goes on bizarre homophobic, end of the world outburst

Undefeated heavyweight boxing contender Tyson Fury may be well known to the MMA community with his bold claim against former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and rumblings of signing with Bellator. Fury, who is set to fight Wladimir Klitschko for WBO, IBF, and WBA titles is also known for his controversial character. Fury spoke with the...

Nov 10, 2015 10:13 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy breaks down Rousey vs. Holm, Jedrzejczyk vs. Letourneau

UFC 193 goes down on Saturday in Melbourne Australia, where Ronda Rousey will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Holly Holm in the main event. In the co-main event Joanna Jedrzejczyk will look to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau. Ahead of the event Dan Hardy and John Gooden...

Nov 10, 2015 9:29 am

Cerrone misses USADA drug test

Under the new random drug testing policies, fighters must alert the UFC and US Anti-Doping Agency of their whereabouts at all times. So when Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone took a spur-of-the-moment trip to Las Vegas and the USADA wanted to drug test him, things didn’t go over so well. He spoke on the Pirate Life podcast:...

Nov 10, 2015 9:18 am

Rothwell ‘denied’ opportunity to fill in for Cro Cop

It looks like Ben Rothwell’s wishes are continuing to just go up in smoke. Rothwell revealed on Twitter that he was denied the spot from the UFC to fill in for Mirko Filipovic after Filipovic announced he had to pull out of UFC Fight Night 79. Filipovic was set to fight against Anthony Hamilton, but...

Nov 10, 2015 8:39 am

Dana White gives the ‘OK’ to Daniel Cormier’s break from fighting

Last month UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier revealed that he would like to take the remainder of 2015 off after having such a busy year. With former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones being reinstated by the UFC, many were unsure how the UFC would feel about DC wanting to take the rest of...

Nov 10, 2015 7:35 am

STATS! Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm side-by-side breakdown

Ahead of Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm’s UFC 195 main event scrap this Saturday in Melbourne Australia, take a look at the side-by-side breakdown of the two fighters. Many fans will be surprised that Holm only has a 1-inch reach advantage over Rousey. While many expect Holm to stand on the outside and pick Rousey...

Nov 9, 2015 1:10 pm

WATCH! Dan Hardy breaks down Jedrzejczyk vs. Letourneau

Take a look inside the championship fight for the UFC strawweight title between champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Valerie Letourneau that goes down at UFC 193 on Nov. 14 in Melbourne, Australia Dan Hardy and John Gooden dig deep in to the fight stats and backgrounds of the championship title fighters. A video time key has been...

Nov 9, 2015 11:50 am

Cyborg to Dana White: This is why your champion Ronda Rousey is avoiding me…

A video posted by CRISTIANE V JUSTINO (@criscyborg) on Nov 7, 2015 at 9:57pm PST A fight against anyone from #chuteboxe is violent danawhiteufc this is why your champ is using her weightcut as an excuse not to get Ko’d Cris Cyborg had some words for Dana White to get a little more attention on...

Nov 9, 2015 11:10 am

WATCH! Donald Cerrone and the BMF Crew go duck hunting

Check out another episode of BMF Ranch with Donald Cerrone and crew. In this episode, the boys take a road trip in a RV and head out to Eastern New Mexico for a duck hunt after a long week of training. Donald Cerrone may be hunting ducks now, but it won’t be long before he...

Nov 9, 2015 10:15 am

BREAKDOWN! Does Letourneau Have a Shot at Beating “Joanna Champion”?

Valerie Letourneau has the odds stacked against her this weekend at “UFC 193”. All eyes will be on her and Joanna Jedrzejczyk when they clash in the co main-event for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship, and fans are making it clear who they think will walk out with their hands raised. Based off statistics alone,...