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Mar 30, 2016 4:37 pm

UFC 200 picks up 3 more high-profile bouts

Wednesday it was announced on UFC Tonight that Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II had been set for the main event of UFC 200. In addition it was announced that Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar would compete for the interim featherweight title. In addition, 3 more high-profile bouts were officially confirmed. Former UFC heavyweight champion...

Mar 8, 2016 11:21 pm

Video | “Mystic J-Lau” predicted Holm to beat Rousey and Diaz to beat McGregor

It turns out that UFC lightweight veteran Joe Lauzon is really good at predicting upsets in the UFC. “J-Lau” first predicted that Holly Holm would shock the world and defeat Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193. Then, this past weekend, Lauzon predicted that Nate Diaz would upset the heavily-favored Conor McGregor in the UFC 196...

Dec 15, 2015 11:22 am

TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions: Edgar walks away injury free

At the TUF 22 Finale fight fans saw Frankie Edgar knock out Chad Mendes early in the first round. In addition we saw Ryan Hall win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, and a fight of the year candidate between Edson Barboza and Tony Ferguson. Below are the TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions courtesy of...


Dec 15, 2015 2:41 am

TUF Finale 22 salary report – Frankie Edgar takes home fattest paycheck

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Friday’s TUF 22 Finale payouts were released with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar topping the list of paid fighters. The TUF 22 Finale payouts included: Frankie Edgar: $360,000 (includes $180,000 win bonus) def. Chad Mendes: $82,000 Ryan...

Dec 12, 2015 9:25 am

Reebok pays out $142,000 to TUF 22 Finale fighters

Last night fight fans saw an action packed night of fights that was topped off by Frankie Edgar knocking out Chad Mendes in the first round of their scrap. In addition, Jiu-Jitsu ace Ryan Hall was able to defeat Artem Lobov via decision to win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter. Following the event, MMAJunkie...

Dec 11, 2015 5:17 pm

TUF 22 Finale live results stream 

Unable to catch the action at the TUF 22 Finale tonight? BJPENN.com has you covered!  Check back for all of the live results as they happen. Main card (Fox Sports 1) Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes – Frankie Edgar wins via KO Artem Lobov vs. Ryan Hall – Ryan Hall wins via decision Edson Barboza...

Dec 10, 2015 9:13 am

REPLAY! TUF 22 Finale weigh-in

At 2 p.m. PST (5 p.m. EST) tune in as the stars of the Friday’s TUF 22 Finale hit the scales to make weight! The fight card is currently as follows: Main card (Fox Sports 1) Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes Artem Lobov vs. Ryan Hall Edson Barboza vs. Tony Ferguson Ryan LaFlare vs. Mike...

Nov 23, 2015 7:51 pm

Have What It Takes to be “TUF” Enough In The UFC?

The UFC announced Season 23 of “The Ultimate Fighter” TUF today. TUF originally broadcasted on Spike TV from 2005-2011, then FX from 2012-2013, and now viewing on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. Memorable episodes from Season 5 included Hall of Famer BJ Penn as coach for Team Penn, with future UFC veterans Gray Maynard,...

Nov 15, 2015 4:22 pm

Twitter reacts to Ronda Rousey’s brutal KO loss to Holly Holm

The main event of “UFC 193” will surely be talked about for months to come and could go down in mixed martial arts history as one of the greatest upsets to ever take place. A confident Ronda Rousey was prepared to step into the octagon and attempt to defend her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship once...

Nov 1, 2015 8:50 am

PHOTOS | MMA community celebrates halloween

Yesterday the MMA community celebrated Halloween, and as can be expected, the result was pretty great. Below is a compilation of fighter’s rocking their halloween costumes on social media. Awesome turn out for Halloween sparring today @syndicatemma!! Even had a guest appearance by the real @FlavorFlav! pic.twitter.com/2R7vbiniiE — John Wood (@bigwoodmma) October 31, 2015 Halloween...

Sep 14, 2015 8:13 am

Chael Sonnen returns to action against Josh Barnett at Metamoris!

When fans think of the premier fight promotions of the world, names like the Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA come spring to mind. In the grappling world, however, the choices are slim for professional jiu-jitsu players. Lucky for fans of the sport, that is changing now that Metamoris events and Eddie Bravo Invitational tournaments...

Aug 28, 2015 12:40 pm

Bellator’s Brandon Girtz Promises KO Or Submission Win Over Melvin Guillard

“I’m going to knock his ass out or I’m going to submit him. This fight might not go that long. It’s not like it’s any big secret what Melvin likes to do.” “I respect Melvin’s power, but I’m not afraid to go toe-to-toe with him. But if we go to the ground, that’s where I...

Aug 5, 2015 9:54 am

Manager’s Excuse For Palhares: ‘He Just Zones Out’

  “There are no rules that tell you how far you take a (limb) back or forth. It’s a very subjective point. But I agree that if we’re looking at the safety of the fighters, and he’s done it time and again and we’ve tried to work with him, and try to make him not...

Jul 28, 2015 8:06 am

Reebok Money: Dillashaw And Barao Combine For $70k, Tate And Eye $7.5K

According to the UFC’s Reebok payment structure, here’s how much the fighters of UFC on FOX 16 made from the exclusive sponsor. The champion TJ Dillashaw of course banked the most with $40K and the challenger, Renan Barao, came in second with $30K. Below them, the next top earner was Danny Castillo, who’s tenure with...

Jul 25, 2015 10:28 am

‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Results

The rematch is finally here, T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao will finally meet in the octagon again to fight for the UFC bantamweight title. Dillashaw looks to cement his championship status and show the first fight wasn’t a fluke. On the other hand Barao wants to reclaim his title and show he’s still the best....

Jul 24, 2015 2:40 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Edition

  All of the fighters on tomorrow’s UFC on FOX 16 card have stepped on the scales and made weight. Now we just have to wait until tomorrow night to see the UFC bantamweight title on the line between champ T.J. Dillashaw and former champion Rena Barao. With the weigh-ins in the book, you know...

Jul 24, 2015 2:32 pm

‘UFC on FOX: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2’ Weigh-In Results

The time has finally come for UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and former champ Renan Barao to square off in the re-match of all re-matches. Dillashaw shocked the world by defeating Barao in their first fight and now, after a few setbacks and rescheduling, the two will fight again. Dillashaw looks to prove it wasn’t...

Jun 5, 2015 10:08 am

Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush set for UFC Fight Night 74

A key lightweight bout between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush is the latest addition to August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville. UFC officials announced the fight today via FOXSports.com. Michael “The Menace” Johnson (16-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at February’s UFC Fight Night event in Brazil, where he earned a...

Jun 5, 2015 12:38 am

REMINDER: Tickets Go On Sale Today For UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago

The world famous octagon will return to Chicago next month for UFC on FOX 16. The twelve bout fight card is headlined by a bantamweight title fight rematch featuring current champ T.J. Dillashaw (11-2 MMA) taking on former title holder Renan Barao (33-2 MMA). Dillashaw and Barao initially squared off at UFC 173 in May...

May 9, 2015 9:36 am

“Metamoris 6: Barnett vs. Gracie” Live Event Results

Metamoris is BACK with their sixth event set to air live at 6:00 PM ET on Saturday evening. The event is stacked from top to bottom featuring a heavyweight championship bout between Josh Barnett and late replacement Ryron Gracie. Gracie stepped in for an injured Roberto Abreu. UFC vets Joe Lauzon and Chael Sonnen will...

Apr 21, 2015 10:48 am

UFC Fighters React to New Reebok Payout System

News broke yesterday that UFC is going to change the payout structure for their Reebok sponsorship. No longer will rankings be taken into consideration, but rather the fighter’s tenure with the company. Check out what some of the UFC’s veterans had to say about this change! I for one highly approve of this system nothing...

Mar 1, 2015 8:17 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousey’s 14 Second Win Over Zingano

Last night, Ronda Rousey proved why she is the baddest female fighter on the planet as she submitted Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds. The quickness of the bout shocked the MMA world, and left fight fans with some great reaction Tweets from fighters, regarding the bout, which you can see below: Damn Ronda —...

Feb 7, 2015 12:45 pm

Masvidal Wants His “Marquee” Fight, Not Iaquinta

“[Benson Henderson’s] taking a couple steps up and I’m taking a few steps back. The kid’s (Al Iaquinta’s) talented and all, but I’ve got no business fighting this guy, you know? People are making a big deal because he beat Joe Lauzon. Welcome to the club, man. I kicked that dude’s ass eight years ago.”...

Feb 3, 2015 5:11 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — ‘UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz’ Edition

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has suspended 14 UFC 183 fighters, following last Saturday’s event. Topping the list are Tyron Woodley, Miesha Tate, Tim Boetsch, John Lineker, and Tom Watson, who all received six-month terms. The full list of suspensions is as follows: Nick Diaz: Suspended 45 days with no contact 30 days for facial...

Feb 3, 2015 4:13 pm

Iaquinta, Not Cerrone, To Face Masvidal At UFC Fight Night 63

Rising UFC lightweight fighter, Al Iaquinta has stepped up to take on the highly regarded Jorge Masvidal, just days after his UFC 183 victory over Joe Lauzon. The two will meet at UFC Fight Night 63, which takes place on April. 4 from Fairfax, Va. Masvidal’s original opponent, Benson Henderson, was moved to an earlier...

Feb 2, 2015 12:57 pm

“The Spider” tops UFC 183 salaries

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was the top earner at this past weekend’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. “The Spider” earned a disclosed payday of $800,000 for his unanimous decision victory over Nick Diaz in the evenings main event. The Stockton slugger, Diaz, made a disclosed $500,000 for his efforts on Saturday night....