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Feb 8, 2016 11:07 am

Michael Bisping: Hinting a KO finish? Or Optimistic thinking?

Later this month Michael “The Count” Bisping will be facing his biggest contest to date against former champ Anderson “The Spider” Silva. Bisping might be hinting for a finish in this tweet. Bisping’s last finish was against Cung Le in 2014 which resulted in a TKO. Will it go the distance or will it end...

Jan 16, 2016 9:14 am

You’re invited! Next week’s star-studded UFC 197 press conference in Vegas

Next Wednesday fans can get a sneak peak at what’s in store for UFC 197’s main-event and co-main event slots for ‘March Madness’ MMA style. History will be made in the anticipated super-fight with dos Anjos’s title on the line against the surging Irishman who attempts to be the first UFC champion to hold two...

Jan 12, 2016 7:37 am

Video: Have a NSAC hearing today? -The Best of Nick Diaz-

Today is the day we find out what the Nevada State Athletic Commission will be giving Nate Diaz for for testing positive for marijuana last year. Will the NSAC be lenient in their decision with Diaz after the #freenickdiaz movement took the fight to the White House? We’ll fill you in the decision when the...

Jan 11, 2016 9:27 am

Manic Monday Madness Video: Top 10 MMA Fighters Who Went Crazy

The sport of MMA can have a ‘roller-coaster’ effect to your mood depending on the outcome of the fight any given night. The amount of dedication and commitment to succeed in any career can create a level of anxiety that could lead to uncharacteristic behavior if success isn’t met. These are the fighters that acted out...

Jan 5, 2016 10:32 am

Video: You want some of this! – When Taunting Goes Wrong – Heavy KO’s

There are many reasons why fighters taunt, it just depends on that very moment.  Some fighters taunt to frustrate, or mentally get into their opponents head and some do it just to do it. These are the fighters in combat sports who taunted and didn’t get away with it.   Few fighters are successful at...

Dec 3, 2015 8:15 am

Hendricks doesn’t need a manager with the Reebok deal

Since the UFC partnered with Reebok we have seen quite a bit of backlash, and not all of it has been from goofy t-shirt design errors. Many fighters have spoken out on the Reebok deal, revealing that it takes money out of fighter’s pockets. With that being said, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks points...

Nov 29, 2015 3:45 pm

Northcutt Gets Tased: Shocking footage!

Sage “Super” Northcutt has been on a rampage with training videos, bending cookware, and now “shocking” and being shocked by a friend in this video. I guess it can even be electric when you’re hanging out with Northcutt (6-0 MMA) when he’s out of the octagon. The Tristar product recently defeated Francisco Trevino (14-2 MMA)...

Nov 25, 2015 9:17 am

Will a star emerge in a UFC women’s flyweight division?

With the UFC finding great success with the female divisions particularly with Ronda Rousey, Dana White has recently told media that the next division to be added for the women will be the 125-pound flyweight class. No date has been set as to when the division will make the debut to MMA’s premiere promotion yet....

Nov 16, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Ronda Rousey Drops out of Top 10 P4P

“UFC 193” has come and gone and the official UFC rankings have been updated! Some major changes were made as big names made major drops and a familiar face pops back up in the light heavyweight division. Ronda Rousey’s devastating loss to now-champion Holly Holm may not have caused a major drop for her in...

Oct 29, 2015 1:14 pm

Joe Rogan awards sh*t talking title to none other than this lad

Since Chael Sonnen’s retirement from MMA, it seemed like the UFC would be at a loss with some of its bravado in the hype game. Fans either loved or hated the words and actions of Sonnen, and it made for great publicity to build fights. Joe Rogan spoke with multiple-time kickboxing world champion John Wayne...

Oct 1, 2015 8:42 am

USADA Releases UFC Test Numbers –– Rousey Tops The List

The United States Anti-Doping Agency, the third-party organization that now oversees all drug testing for the UFC, recently released a list showing all the fighters they’ve tested so far, and how many times they’ve been tested. Who topped the list? UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, who has been tested 5 times since the start of...

Sep 28, 2015 2:36 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Barnett and Hall make major jumps

UFC Fight Night 75 is in the books and some major changes were made to the official UFC rankings! Uriah Hall wasn’t even ranked in the top fifteen walking into Japan, but he catapulted himself into the top ten with his spinning kick/flying knee knockout against Gegard Mousasi. Check out what other changes were made...

Sep 8, 2015 3:35 pm

UFC 191 Salary Report: Fighter Pay Ranged From $280K To $10K

  UFC 191 took place last Saturday and featured a so-so night of fights. Some of the more anticipated fights failed to deliver, while some delivered big time. We saw a pretty lackluster fight from Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir in the co-main, but an incredibly ridiculous fight from John Lineker and Francisco Rivera took...

Sep 8, 2015 3:12 pm

UFC 191 Medical Report: Arlovski And Mir Face Potential 6 Month Suspensions

  UFC 191 didn’t bring us the slugfest we were expecting from former UFC heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovksi, who met in the night’s co-main event. Instead we got three rounds of lackluster action, leading to a split decision win for Arlovski. Unfortunately, both fighters seemed to have walked away from the fight...

Sep 6, 2015 12:13 pm

Reebok Money! Average Pay For UFC 191 Fighters Was $8,750

  UFC 191 went down on Saturday night and delivered some good fights and some not so great fights. In the main event we saw a rematch between UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. With names like Frank Mir, Andrei Arlovski and Joe Riggs you would think that the Reebok payouts would be...

Sep 5, 2015 3:04 pm

‘UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson’ Results

  Tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC 191 goes down and will feature a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. After a highly competitive first fight, where Johnson was dropped several times, but ultimately picked up the decision win, the two flyweights will finally settle their score inside the octagon....

Sep 4, 2015 4:32 pm

‘UFC 191’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

Saturday night we get to see a highly anticipated rematch between UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. Dodson is credited with delivering the best performance against the champ in their first fight. He managed to drop DJ a few times, something none of his other challenger have been able to duplicate so far....

Aug 14, 2015 1:36 pm

UFC 191 Complete, Official 11-Bout Lineup Revealed

UFC 191 is good to go with an 11-fight lineup set for Sept. 5 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The main event will be a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. A lot of people felt that their first fight was extremely close and Dodson very...

Aug 4, 2015 6:39 am

Heavyweight Clash Frank Mir vs. Andrei Arlovski added to UFC 191

It was reported earlier this week, but on the UFC 190 broadcast this past weekend it was confirmed by the UFC that heavyweights Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski will in fact clash at UFC 191. UFC 191 will take place on Sept. 5 in Las Vegas and will feature a main event flyweight title fight...

May 19, 2015 10:03 am

Aldo Doesn’t Think Weidman Will Make it Past 2 Rounds with Belfort

Chris Weidman has an unbelievable track record in the octagon. With two victories over Anderson “The Spider” Silva and not a single loss in his career, it’s debatable that Weidman has the most impressive record in mixed martial arts right now. Taking all of that into consideration, though, Jose Aldo STILL thinks Vitor Belfort will...

Mar 20, 2015 12:40 pm

Randy Couture Gets Roasted By Chael Sonnen And Dan Henderson

Part of this week’s NCAA Championship’s involved a roasting of Randy Couture. On hand were the former UFC champion’s Team Quest brothers, Chael Sonnen and Dan Henderson. Check it: Chael Sonnen Randy Couture, ladies and gentleman. Or for those of us who know him, refer to him as a douchebag. That’s not because he’s a...

Mar 12, 2015 11:51 am

Renzo Gracie: ‘Everybody’s taking steroids’

“Everybody is taking (steroids). The difference is that Anderson probably lost control of when the substance would be out of his body. Fighters who don’t use (PEDs) can’t compete in this sport. There are some exceptional guys, like Frankie Edgar and Chris Weidman. Those two never took anything. I watch them closely. Everybody takes (steroids),...

Mar 4, 2015 10:30 am

Fedor: ‘Russian Fighters Have Rejected My Help’

“I can see that I could help many our guys. And more – I can see the mistakes that Cain Velasquez and Junior Dos Santos use to make. Of course Velasquez is best in our time but I see his flaws. Still I can’t understand why our fighters can’t take what I could give them....

Feb 18, 2015 2:54 pm

Georges St-Pierre Pleased With UFC’s Testing Plans

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is happy with today’s announcement that the UFC will be implementing a strict drug testing policy. The retired champ took to twitter with his reaction: Very happy to learn about the UFC announcing a new comprehensive random PED testing. — Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) February 18, 2015 Clearly a big...

Feb 1, 2015 4:39 pm

Booking Roundup – UFC Books Several Major Matchups For Upcoming Events

The UFC has been incredibly busy this week booking fights for upcoming events, even more-so than usual! Booking nearly 20 bouts for upcoming events. Catch up with all of the latest happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup! First up we have Cody Pfister vs. James Moontasri, which will go down at UFC Fight Night 60 on...