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Nov 5, 2015 2:40 pm

Exclusive video: Rousey’s coach talks keys to victory against Holm

[ooyala code=”1rczlieDrlxcF26rOX44SFMkmr6TIfSS” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s highly anticipated UFC 193 bout against Holly Holm on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan spoke with BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage to discuss what ‘Rowdy’ need to do in order to win the bout and retain the...

Nov 5, 2015 12:57 pm

Anthony Johnson doesn’t think Cormier has earned enough to make demands

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has made a couple things clear holding the title. He wants some time off, and that he does not want to fight Jon Jones at his hometown in New York. Recent opponent of Cormier in Anthony Johnson says that the champ hasn’t earned the right to call for a...

Nov 5, 2015 12:24 pm

WATCH! On this day: Rashad Evans becomes Heavyweight winner of TUF 2

Ten years ago today, in just the second season of The Ultimate Fighter, Rashad Evans became the winner of the heavyweight division of the popular new show. Evans’ defeat of Brad Imes via split decision and Joe Stevenson’s win in the welterweight category for the season against Luke Cummo took the fighters into their storied...

Nov 5, 2015 12:07 pm

PHOTO | Alexander Gustafsson back in the gym

Alexander Gustafsson took quite a pounding in his razor thin split decision loss to Daniel Cormier at UFC 192 last month. In a recent Instagram post, Gustafsson can be seen with Ilir Latifi and famed kickboxer Melvin Manhoef. Training with @ilirlatifi and #melvinmanhoef at #allstarsgym #carlingsmauler #thetruthbycarlings #carlings A photo posted by AlexThemauler (@alexthemauler) on...

Nov 5, 2015 11:11 am

WATCH! #TBT Irishman Conor McGregor brushes up on speaking Gaeilge language

Check out this video from back in March of UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor speaking Gaeilge to the media. McGregor who admittedly said that he needs to brush up on speaking the native tongue of Ireland, could understand the language well, but had a bit of trouble putting his words together. According to fluentin3months:...

Nov 5, 2015 10:20 am

Glover Teixeira pitches KO bet with Vitor Belfort with this fulfilling deal at stake

Saturday features a card full of Brazil’s top talent including Glover Teixeira and Vitor Belfort at UFC Fight Night 77 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Teixeira faces Patrick Cummins while Belfort headlines the event against Dan Henderson. In an interview with Sportv, Teixeira offered a sporty bet to Belfort with the loser having to pay for...

Nov 5, 2015 9:57 am

MUST SEE! Cormier & Florian break down Belfort vs. Henderson III

Ahead of ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ this Saturday, Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian break down the highly anticipated trilogy bout. Check it out above! Who do you think will win this bout? In addition, see Belfort and Henderson have their first staredown of the week by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 5, 2015 9:48 am

WATCH! Top 5 fighters under 25

On episode 240 of UFC Now, hosts Kenny Florian and Michael Bisping name their top 5 fighters under 25 years old! Check out their list above, and let us know who you thin the best fighters under 25 are in the comments below!

Nov 5, 2015 9:40 am

Holm unfazed by Rousey’s mind games

Ronda Rousey has a reputation for decimating opponents inside the Octagon, largely in part to her incredible mental fortitude. In the past, Rousey has explained that her mother taught her from a young age that no one has the right to defeat her in competition. Despite all of that, Holly Holm seems unfazed by Rousey...

Nov 5, 2015 9:27 am

Belfort: Controversial drug tests won’t tarnish my reputation

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort has been the subject of much criticism over the last few years for his controversial usage of Testosterone Replacement Theory. Recently, it was revealed that the UFC knew Belfort had a sketchy drug test prior to his UFC 152 fight against Jon Jones back in 2012, however they allowed him...

Nov 5, 2015 9:24 am

WATCH! Preview of the tiny-looking Octagon in Australia’s Etihad Stadium

On Nov. 15, UFC 193 takes place in Melbourne, Australia in the Etihad Stadium. The UFC looks to surpass their live attendance record of 55,000 back at UFC129: St-Pierre v Shields in 2011. According to Fox Sports, the UFC has 53,359 seats in the stands and is setting 15,000 more on the ground level. UFC...

Nov 5, 2015 8:53 am

Clip Of The Day: Igor Vovchanchyn KO’s Francisco Bueno

Pride Fighting legend Igor Vovchanchyn was so bad ass and fun to watch. Here is one of many nasty KO's #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/SNIN7ktLQJ — Dana White (@danawhite) November 5, 2015 For UFC President Dana White’s ‘Clip Of The Day’ he selected a clip of famed Russian fighter Igor Vovchanchyn knocking out Francisco Bueno at Pride 8...

Nov 5, 2015 8:39 am

Tyron Woodley waiting for title shot in 2016

Tyron Woodley is currently sitting on a 2-fight win streak that most recently saw him defeat Kelvin Gastelum via split decision. Woodley was supposed to fight former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks at UFC 192, however a botched weight cut landed Hendricks in the hospital and left Woodley without an opponent. After Hendricks botched weight...

Nov 5, 2015 8:29 am

Clay Guida: “I’ll be done fighting when I start to suck”

Clay Guida has alternated between losses and wins since his 2012 loss to Gray Maynard. Since then Guida has been on the receiving end of fan criticism for using his energy in fights to avoid exchanges with his opponents. At the age of 33 it’s hard to ignore the question of ‘when is it time...

Nov 5, 2015 8:02 am

WATCH! Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort staredown video

Wednesday at the ‘UFC Fight Night 77’ media day Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort came face to face for a staredown. The weigh-ins for the event go down Friday in Sao Paulo, with the fight going down on Saturday on Fox Sports 1.

Nov 4, 2015 10:21 pm

Nurmagomedov still noncommittal about MMA return

Last month when Khabib Nurmagomedov injured his rib and was forced out of his TUF 22 finale fight against Tony Ferguson, ‘The Eagle’ also revealed that he may never return to the Octagon. He made a post on Instagram that included “I’m not sure if I will ever come back.” On Wednesday’s UFC Tonight it...

Nov 4, 2015 10:15 pm

Diaz & NSAC discussing 18 month suspension

It was announced last month that Nick Diaz and the NSAC were in potential settlement talks that could see Diaz return to the Octagon in 2016. Ariel Helwani reported on UFC Tonight that Diaz and the NSAC could be close to reaching an agreement that would see Diaz’s suspension dropped from 5 years down to...

Nov 4, 2015 10:05 pm

GSP to do 6 week camp, then decide on MMA return

Georges St. Pierre has long been rumored to be returning to MMA in the near-future however nothing is set in stone. Recently there have been two major breakthroughs in regards to rumors of a potential GSP return announcement. The first was a clip of GSP training with famed boxing coach Freddie Roach. The second was...

Nov 4, 2015 4:01 pm

Everlast signs 4 fighters including TJ Dillashaw

Everlast is one of the most well-known manufacturers of combat sports equipment and apparel. News broke Wednesday afternoon that ‘#TeamEverlast’ had signed 4 fighters to a sponsorship deal, one of which was TJ Dillashaw. In addition, former UFC champion Benson Henderson, top ranked welterweight Rory MacDonald, and Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks were all signed...

Nov 4, 2015 11:57 am

Ian McCall co-managing marijuana dispensary, could walk away from MMA

UFC flyweight Ian McCall hasn’t fought in the Octagon since he dropped a unanimous decision to John Lineker at UFC 183 in the beginning of this year. McCall recently revealed that after recovering from surgery he would like to begin a Donald Cerrone style schedule of fighting up to 6 times a year. In a...

Nov 4, 2015 11:38 am

Valerie Letourneau says she feels stronger and healthier than ever

My body have change so much these past 3 years, I feel healthier and stronger then ever, and I enjoy every part of my training and diet. No kidding!! I'm truly blessed to have the chance to experiment all that, and I'm gonna do it for as long as my body is letting me doing...

Nov 4, 2015 11:29 am

Sonnen’s manager: “I absolutely believe Chael will fight again”

Since Chael Sonnen was handed a 2-year suspension from the NSAC there has been much speculation as to whether or not he will return to the Octagon in 2016 when his suspension is up. Sonnen has stated on multiple occasions that he will not return to fighting, but that hasn’t stopped people from guessing that...

Nov 4, 2015 10:02 am

Ronda Rousey uncovers her secrets to great sex

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was featured in a recent Maxim question and answer piece that is bound to knock a few out. The “Rowdy” champion unveiled her secrets to her biggest turn-off, to what a man should always do in bed. In her answer to a question regarding to the sexiest date a guy...

Nov 4, 2015 9:32 am

Mendes on Frankie Edgar: ‘See if he can handle my power that night’

Often when two fighters with great wrestling backgrounds get matched in MMA, the fight turns into a stand-up war. The two wrestlers often nullify the takedowns from one another and end up just banging it out. Chad Mendes spoke with Submission Radio and said he feels like he has the upper hand both in wrestling...

Nov 4, 2015 9:19 am

Angela Magana campaigning for title shot with Twitter poll

Angela Magana is currently on a 4-fight losing streak, and has yet to win a bout under the UFC banner. However somehow, mainly through twerking, Magana has managed to keep her name in MMA headlines. Given that she has yet to win a UFC fight, it may come as a surprise to some that Magana...

Nov 4, 2015 9:14 am

McGregor: ‘F*** interim, I’m the champion’

Conor McGregor was initially slated to fight UFC featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo at UFC 189 on July 11th, however a rib injury forced Aldo out of the bout just weeks before the event. 2-time title challenger Chad Mendes stepped in on short notice to fight Conor McGregor for the interim UFC featherweight title. We all...

Nov 4, 2015 9:06 am

Jones inks first new sponsor since suspension

After Jon Jones infamous brawl with Daniel Cormier, he told the NSAC that he lost his sponsorship with Nike. Then, when Jones was suspended indefinitely by the UFC following his hit-and-run case back in April, he lost his sponsorship with Reebok. Now, just weeks after being reinstated by the UFC, Jones has inked his first...