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Jan 6, 2015 12:39 pm

Jones To Silva – ‘It’s your turn, go knock Nick Diaz out!’

The UFC’s pound-for-pound king, Jon “Bones” Jones is more than happy to help Anderson Silva in his return to the Octagon. The champ used the Brazilian Press to relay a message to Silva, “If there’s anything I can do for you leading up to this fight, let me know, because I will definitely come out...

Dec 24, 2014 5:10 am

RESOLUTIONS: Jacare, Rockhold, title shot

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida is fresh off a first-round TKO victory over C.B. Dollaway which he earned at this past weekends UFC Fight Night 58 event in Brazil. The victory moved “The Dragon” back in to the win column, as he had previously been defeated by current UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman...

Dec 22, 2014 10:22 am

Cummins: “Keep Bringing The Hate”

Following Patrick Cummins unanimous decision win over Antonio Carlos Junior, he spoke about what it was like fighting in Brazil, against a Brazilian, and how he overcomes the critics who think he shouldn’t be in the UFC. Brazilian fans, being notorious for being some of the most passionate fans in the world, and chanting hate...

Dec 22, 2014 5:01 am

Barao On Gagnon Fight: “I Don’t Think The Fight Was That Hard”

Last night at UFC Fight Night 58, former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao returned to the Octagon in dominant fashion as he stopped a very game Mitch Gagnon in the 3rd round with an arm triangle. Barao spoke at the post-fight press conference through a translator to discuss the bout, and how he thought it...


Dec 21, 2014 5:23 pm

REPLAY! Renan Barao Post-Fight Octagon Speech

Following his impressive win over Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night 58 in front of his native Brazilian crowd, Renan Barao spoke to Jon Anik in the Octagon to discuss the win. Check it out:

Dec 19, 2014 4:52 pm

Aldo Hoping Conor McGregor Is Next

“I hope he’s next because it would be a huge fight… He talks a lot, so it makes you more excited to fight. It makes it more intense. I hope he’s next and that we can do a great fight. “He’s a tough fighter, but we haven’t seen him against a top 5. He’s not...

Dec 19, 2014 12:42 pm

Chad Macias On The CABMMA: “I think they just want me to go away”- Exclusive

  Chad Macias, Team Alliance MMA strength and conditioning coach and molecular physiologist, was a guest on BJPENN.COM Radio a few weeks back. During that episode Macias spoke about Brazil’s athletic commission, Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA), and presented what he saw as discrepancies in their drug testing procedures. For a quick recap of...

Dec 18, 2014 10:09 am

Glover Teixeira vs. Rashad Evans Targeted For February Clash

  A light-heavyweight tilt between Rashad Evans and Glover Teixeira is reportedly in the works for an upcoming Fight Night event in Brazil. The Brazilian press reported the bout earlier today. If all goes well the two top 10 fighters will headline UFC Fight Night in Porto Alegre, Brazil on Sunday, February 22nd. UFC officials...

Dec 18, 2014 9:12 am

Fight Night Barueri: Lyoto Machida Ready for a Fight

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has been reenergized since he moved from Brazil to Los Angeles to improve his training. He takes the first step back to another title shot when he faces CB Dollaway at Fight Night Barueri.

Dec 18, 2014 5:00 am

Big Nog Looking Towards Retirement After Final 2015 Run

“I’m fine now, coming back from a previous injury, already training slowly, doing the physical part. I returned slowly to technical training, but I want to be good next year. I want to fight again in April or May. I’m thinking of ending my career next year. I want to have two more fights, although...

Dec 11, 2014 3:52 pm

Road to the Octagon: Diaz Returns

In Saturday’s co-main event, provocative lightweight Nate Diaz returns to the Octagon positioned for another run at UFC gold. Renown for his tenacity and aggression, and being the brother of perennial contender Nick, Nate has long been considered one of the most dangerous lightweights in the sport. His opponent, 3rd ranked Rafael dos Anjos, rides...

Dec 10, 2014 11:19 am

GOAL! ‘Retire as the GOAT’, DREAM! ‘Fight Anthony Pettis’

“I’m sure that I’m on of the best of all time. I don’t see where am I yet. When I stop, I want to be the greatest of all. I still seek some achievements. I’m the only UFC 145-pound champion in history and I want to keep that way until I retire. I also want...

Dec 10, 2014 8:41 am

Gabriel Gonzaga is ready to start another run towards heavyweight gold

Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Gabriel Gonzaga will return to the octagon this Saturday night when he faces Matt Mitrione on the main card of UFC on FOX 13. The fight will mark “Napao’s” first in bout in 11 months, as the Brazilian heavyweight had been sidelined by a nasty broken hand which required two...

Dec 8, 2014 5:48 pm

Anderson Silva discusses being bullied as a child

Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva opened up in a recent interview. In the interview, The Spider talked about growing up with his aunt and uncle in Curitiba, doing ballet as a child, his views on racism, and more in this incredible interview. “I have been a dancer. Not anymore,” “Man, what a phase. At...

Dec 8, 2014 9:21 am

CABMMA responds to PED testing accusations

Following UFC 179, which took place in Brazil at the end of October, Chad Macias came forward to discuss his findings, and said the Brazilian Commission (CABMMA) did not drug test Phil Davis for HGH or EPO. Macias argued that Davis hadn’t been blood tested, which is the only way to test for HGH, and...

Dec 1, 2014 10:34 am

PHOTO | Jon Jones training with Anderson Silva

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is currently doing several seminars in Brazil ahead of his UFC 182 bout against Daniel Cormier in January. The champ posted the following photo on his Instagram of himself rolling with Anderson Silva this past weekend. Check it out: Hope you guys ready to learn something new! Photo credit:...

Nov 30, 2014 8:36 am

Sonnen on Wanderlei: “I just think he’s making some bad choices”

Since receiving a lifetime ban from the NSAC, Wanderlei Silva has taken a very direct, and oftentimes harsh approach when speaking out against the UFC. While many have been quick to criticize Wanderlei for his recent antics, Chael Sonnen believes that Wanderlei simply isn’t receiving any guidance from his management team. He spoke to BloodyElbow...

Nov 29, 2014 11:08 am

FIGHTING WORDS! ‘I Will Punch That Mole Off Her Face’

Top UFC bantamweight fighter Bethe Correia may have just talked herself into a fight. The Brazilian based fighter just put her division champ, Ronda Rousey, on absolute blast. Check it: (Via MMAFighting.com) “I will knock Ronda out in the first round, but first I’ll do her a favor and knock that mole off her face...

Nov 29, 2014 10:09 am

Barao Putting Down Pizza In Pursuit Of World Title

“After what happened, I improved my way of feeding and saw that I have to train more. I stopped eating junk food, now I’m eating athlete food. I used to eat a lot of pizza, pasta. I’m more disciplined and following my nutritionist’s orders.” Former UFC bantamweight champion, Renan Barao tells the Brazilian Media that...

Nov 28, 2014 6:43 pm

Cyborg Fought Through Pain Till The Very End

Former Strikeforce champion Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino was expected to headline next week’s Invicta FC 10 event. Unfortunately for fight fans, Justino was forced to pull out of the December 5 headlining bout with an injury. Prior to her recent training trip to Thailand, “Cyborg” said she hurt her foot but did some simple treatment and...

Nov 28, 2014 6:09 pm

Erick Silva plans to train at Jackson’s MMA in 2015

The last time fight fans saw UFC welterweight Erick Silva in the octagon, he was engaged in an all out war with top contender Matt Brown. Although Silva lost that contest via third-round TKO, the fight itself did nothing but boost the Brazilians stock and fan base, as the epic battle is considered to be...

Nov 27, 2014 9:42 am

REPLAY! Michelle Waterson vs. Yasuko Tamada (Full Fight)

Headlining Invicta FC 9, atomweight Michelle “The Karate Hottie” Waterson takes on challenger Yasuko Tamada. Waterson looks to defend her title against Brazilian challenger and submission specialist Hercia Tiburcio at Invicta FC 10 live on UFC FIGHT PASS.

Nov 25, 2014 5:00 am

“AMERICAN!”

Former UFC welterweight title challenger, Thiago Alves has earned his U.S. Citizenship. The proud Brazilian born American took to twitter to announce the good news. It's official. I am a American citizen! Very proud of this moment, God bless America!

Nov 22, 2014 12:34 pm

“Metamoris 5: Sakuraba vs. Gracie” Live Results

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s premier promotion, Metamoris, kicks off their fifth event from California at 5:00 PM EST! California’s Long Beach Convention Center will play host to today’s event that features six grappling matches. UFC’s Rory MacDonald will be battling Jonathan Torres in the co-main event. The headliner is a match that has been fourteen years...