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Mar 10, 2016 9:29 am

Source: Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate 2 in the works for UFC 200

Sources close to BJPENN.COM have confirmed that the UFC is looking to set up a rematch between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate for July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Miesha Tate beat Holly Holm by rear-naked choke to become the UFC women’s bantamweight champion at UFC 196. Tate secured the choke in the...

Mar 10, 2016 8:35 am

VIDEO | Frankie Edgar calls out Conor McGregor in the most awesome way possible

What do u say @thenotoriousmma? Balls in your court, Now lets see who has a Vagina @robdrake @ShoreShot @HiHoRecords pic.twitter.com/J02Afqli36 — Frankie Edgar (@FrankieEdgar) March 9, 2016 Frankie Edgar has been campaigning for a featherweight title shot from the time he knocked out Chad Mendes at the TUF 22 finale back in December. Following the...

Mar 9, 2016 7:50 pm

Cat Zingano makes strong case for title shot

This past Saturday the UFC women’s bantamweight division was shaken up as Miesha Tate defeated Holly Holm via 5th round submission in the co-main event of UFC 196. Following the fight UFC President Dana White revealed that Tate would now face Ronda Rousey in a trilogy match when the former champ was ready to return...

Mar 9, 2016 10:55 am

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs. Georges St-Pierre?

While former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre hasn’t competed inside the Octagon since he defeated Johny Hendricks via split decision at UFC 167 two and a half years ago, talks of GSP returning have remained consistent. Leading up to UFC 196 this past Saturday, MMA fans wondered if GSP could return for a superfight at...


Mar 9, 2016 8:49 am

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW | Holly Holm opens up on UFC 196 loss, rematch with Miesha Tate

This past Saturday at UFC 196, Miesha Tate submitted Holly Holm in the 5th round of their co-main event scrap to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While UFC President Dana White has stated since the fight that Tate will now fight Ronda Rousey when Rousey chooses to return to the UFC, it’s no secret...

Mar 9, 2016 7:37 am

Cris Cyborg campaigning for UFC 198 fight

UFC President Dana White has stated on numerous occasions that Cris Cyborg will not fight in the UFC because journalists would have a “field day” at the UFC’s expense if she were to fail a drug test. However, with that being said, White also stated that we would never see women competing in the sport,...

Mar 8, 2016 10:21 am

Miesha Tate: Ronda Rousey is more worried about babies than fighting

With female athletes this is an age old question that always comes up.  When are you having a baby? Will you retire after having a baby? How long ’till you’re able to compete again? Etc.. The list goes on forever and sometimes it can even be used to troll the best of them. Tate and...

Mar 7, 2016 5:41 pm

Photo | Holly Holm sends message to Miesha Tate

This is how Saturday night ended but it’s not the end for me. I am going to train hard and show that I am better than this. I am down but not out. Thank you @mieshatate for the opportunity last weekend. Well done. What do you say? ….Let’s do this again. UFC 200 is just...

Mar 6, 2016 11:14 am

Ronda Rousey reacts to Miesha Tate’s win: “Back to work for me”

Miehsa Tate shocked the mixed martial arts world yesterday evening in Las Vegas by submitting Holly Holm in the fifth-round of their co-main event fight at UFC 196. UFC president Dana White sat down with the FOX Sports panel following the UFC 196 event where he stated that he had been in contact with former...

Mar 5, 2016 11:33 pm

UFC 196 Bonus Report: Diaz vs. McGregor gets ‘FOTN’

UFC 196 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 196’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Nate Diaz earned $50,000 for his second-round...

Mar 5, 2016 9:33 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate submits Holly Holm in round 5

In the 5th round of the co-main event scrap between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate, Miesha Tate secured a 5th round rear naked choke win to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Not only did Tate get the submission win, she choked Holm unconscious. According to UFC President Dana White’s comment prior to the fight,...

Mar 5, 2016 10:21 am

Frankie Edgar: Conor McGregor is “scared to fight me”

After Frankie Edgar KO’d Chad Mendes in the TUF 22 finale, Dana White promised him a UFC featherweight title shot. The next night Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Immediately following that fight, there was much speculation as to who would get the next featherweight title...

Mar 5, 2016 10:09 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha brawled on TUF 23 set

To date, Claudia Gadelha is the only woman to nearly defeat Joanna Jedrzejczyk inside the Octagon. Jedrzejczyk won the fight via split decision and then went on to defeat Carla Esparza to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. The pair recently filmed TUF 23, where they coached opposite each other. According to UFC President Dana...

Mar 5, 2016 8:44 am

Conor McGregor could vacate featherweight championship with UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor has a tough weight cut when dropping to featherweight. In a recent article we compared McGregor’s size prior to his fight with Jose Aldo to before his UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz. During the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds lower than...

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

Stephen Thompson vs. Rory MacDonald headlines UFC Fight Night 89 in Ottawa

During today’s UFC Unstoppable press conference, UFC president Dana White announced that a key welterweight bout between Stephen Thompson and Rory MacDonald will headline June’s UFC Fight Night 89 event in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Stephen Thompson is coming off a spectacular showing against former title holder Johny Hendricks, whom he TKO’d in the very first-round...

Mar 4, 2016 2:17 pm

UFC announces Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III

At the UFC unstoppable press conference on Friday afternoon prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, UFC President Dana White revealed that Dominick Cruz will have his rubber match with Urijah Faber in the co-main event of UFC 199. There was much speculation as to who Cruz would defend his bantamweight championship against first after defeating...

Mar 3, 2016 2:16 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz get into scuffle at UFC 196 press conference

Just two days to go!! @TheNotoriousMMA vs. @NateDiaz209 at #UFC196 https://t.co/aLBcuE5YVd — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 3, 2016 At the UFC 196 press conference on Thursday Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz exchanged verbal jabs for nearly 45 minutes. At the conclusion of the press conference the pair came face to face for a staredown, which...

Mar 3, 2016 8:12 am

VIDEO | Fans go wild as Jose Aldo scores penalty kick in soccer game

Jose Aldo may have lost his UFC featherweight championship to Conor McGregor at UFC 193 in just 13 seconds, however the former champ is certainly enjoying himself. Aldo made an appearance at a soccer game, where he scored a penalty kick in front of thousands of cheering fans! So far there has been no word...

Mar 1, 2016 10:15 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz 8 days out from UFC 196 – How does he look?

Going into UFC 196, there are many questions regarding the main event bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. While many are wondering how Conor McGregor will handle fighting an opponent that is taller and has a reach advantage, many are also wondering how Nate Diaz’s cardio will be given that he took the fight...

Mar 1, 2016 10:07 am

Jose Aldo on turning down UFC 196 fight: ‘It’s not cockfighting’

Following Jose Aldo’s UFC 194 KO loss to Conor McGregor, the former champ stated that he wanted a rematch with Conor McGregor regardless of whether or not the UFC featherweight championship was on the line. Aldo began his campaigning for a rematch with McGregor, however UFC President Dana White pointed out that the first time...

Mar 1, 2016 8:33 am

Michael Bisping passes Anderson Silva in UFC rankings

On Saturday in the main event of UFC London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva went to war for 5 rounds. Ultimately, all 3 judges scored the bout in Bisping’s favor, giving him the unanimous decision win. With that being said, many, including UFC President Dana White, believed that the bout should have been scored in...

Mar 1, 2016 8:12 am

Frankie Edgar details what it would have taken for him to fight at UFC 196

After Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from UFC 196 with a broken foot, the UFC reportedly went to Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar first to offer them a fill-in slot against Conor McGregor. Unfortunately, Jose Aldo turned the bout down because he wasn’t in shape, and Frankie Edgar turned the bout down because he was injured....

Mar 1, 2016 7:37 am

Team Silva wants commission to review and overturn Bisping’s win

Michael Bisping scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career this past Saturday in London, when he defeated former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva via unanimous decision. The fight was very close and many fans thought that “The Spider” should have got the ‘nod’ from the judges when all was said and done. Anderson...

Feb 27, 2016 5:59 pm

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen weighs in on Michael Bisping vs. Anderson Silva

Saturday, in the ‘UFC London’ main event, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva fought their hearts out for 5 rounds. Ultimately, the judges scored the bout in favor of Michael Bisping, giving him the unanimous decision win. With that being said, many including UFC President Dana White, scored the bout in favor of Anderson Silva. Following...

Feb 27, 2016 5:49 pm

PHOTO | Scorecard from Michael Bisping vs. Anderson Silva fight

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ Michael Bisping picked up an impressive unanimous decision win over Anderson Silva. The win was an emotional one for Bisping, who called Anderson Silva the greatest fighter of all time after the fight in his Octagon Interview. While the judges gave the nod to Bisping, many,...

Feb 27, 2016 4:46 pm

UFC Fight Night 84 Bonus Report: Four fighters take home $50,000

‘UFC Fight Night 84’ in London delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC Fight Night 84’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Scott Askham earned...