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Apr 1, 2015 1:26 am

UFC 189: World Tour Press Conference – Dublin Part 2

Parke, Pendred, Daly, Holohan, Seery, Duffy, and Redmond take the stage for the second half of the press conference. WATCH! NEW! LAYZIE THE SAVAGE INTERVIEWS D.C. FOR BJPENN.COM, TALKS JONES REMATCH, MORE.

Apr 1, 2015 1:25 am

UFC 189 World Championship Tour: London Press Conference Recap

UFC correspondent Megan Olivi recaps the day in London, England on the second-last stop of the UFC 189 World Championship Tour. Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo speak to the assembled media at the Hotel Cafe Royal. WATCH! NEW! LAYZIE THE SAVAGE INTERVIEWS D.C. FOR BJPENN.COM, TALKS JONES REMATCH, MORE.

Apr 1, 2015 1:14 am

“Just another day with her dude”

Team Alpha Male found, Urijah “The Calfirnia Kid” Faber’s got jokes. Caption: “Some people just know how to tell a story. A gift. Ole wifey is used to this intensity, just another day with her dude.” (If your media does not load, click HERE) A video posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Mar 20, 2015...

Mar 26, 2015 11:14 am

Ronda Rousey Makes “Most Outstanding Women of 2015” List

  UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has landed in the #2 slot of AskMen’s ’99 Most Outstanding Women of 2015′ list. And rather than the usual “Hottest Women” list, The Askmen.com publisher stated, “This year’s list is not only a reflection of a shift in the media, but also a shift in modern male thinking....

Mar 15, 2015 4:10 pm

Ben Askren Is Knocking On Johny Hendricks’ Door

Current ONE Championship fighter Ben Askren was in attendance at this past Saturday’s UFC 185. Askren was there to support his teammates Sergio and Anthony Pettis, but that didn’t stop the welterweight from taking some time to call out another fighter on the card. Askren took to Twitter first with a picture of himself standing...

Mar 13, 2015 12:02 pm

Rogan: ‘If Cyborg can make it to 135, things get interesting for Ronda’

“It’s fun. You know what? [Rousey’s] in this ‘Roy Jones Jr. in his prime’ state. Roy Jones Jr. in his prime was just f*cking everybody up. He was putting his hands behind his back and knocking dudes out.That’s where Ronda is, just f*cking everybody up.” “It’s interesting because [Rousey’s] not going to keep going forever....

Mar 11, 2015 10:53 am

WSOF Signs Real-Life Super Hero MMA Fighter

The World Series Of Fighting MMA Promotion has signed “Phoenix Jones”, a vigilante crime fighter from Seattle (pictured). The signing comes on the heels of an ESPN mini-doc (REPLAY) featuring the undefeated MMA Fighter at his night-job as a real life crime fighter. According to reports, the fighter known as Ben Fodor has agreed to...

Mar 1, 2015 3:37 pm

Rousey vs. Holm? Dana White Says Not So Fast

With Ronda Rousey defeating Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds last night at UFC 184; and Holly Holm defeating Raquel Pennington via split decision in her UFC debut, many fans are wondering if Holm will be Rousey’s next opponent. UFC President Dana White says Holm isn’t yet ready to face Rousey, and will have to...

Feb 26, 2015 4:23 pm

“Thug Rose” Is Back

UFC fan favorite strawweight Rose Namajunas has a date, and an opponent, for her return to the Octagon. Rose will face Nina Ansaroff as part of May’s UFC 187 event. UFC officials announced the bout on FOX Sports 1. UFC 187 could come in as the most stacked event of 2015. The Las Vegas Pay-Per-View...

Feb 25, 2015 11:11 am

Askren: ‘I am the king of lay and pray’

Ben Askren is widely believed to be one of, if not the single best, welterweight outside of the UFC. Askren, the ONE FC champion, is most well known for his very elite level wrestling skills. When a fan proposed a fight between Askren and former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre to find out who...

Feb 24, 2015 1:53 pm

Mitrione: ‘I’m losing a $30k sponsor’

“There’s no sugar-coating this, but the rankings are rather arbitrary. We don’t know much about this panel. How were they chosen? What credentials do they have to have to be on the panel? We have no clue about any of that. That’s very concerning to me, especially considering that our pay is soon going to...

Feb 19, 2015 11:13 am

Luke Rockhold Wants Black House MMA To Have More Drug Tests

“I’m not a fan of (cheating), and I definitely am pushing for more drug testing, more random blood testing and whatnot. Especially (within the) Black House camp. There’s been (three or fur [sic] guys from that camp who have been caught cheating) and (Lyoto) Machida is a Black House guy.” “I think he’s a clean...

Feb 19, 2015 4:00 am

Cormier, Dillashaw, Florian, And Rousey React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

During last night’s UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 broadcast the panel shared their reactions to the UFC’s new enhanced drug testing policy. Daniel Cormier on the UFC’s new testing policies: “I heard that they are going to continue to test and weed out the guys who are cheating, not only the fans, but the...

Feb 16, 2015 6:47 am

Dana White Unsure What To Do With Rousey If She Beats Zingano

Ronda Rousey is arguably one of the most dominant champions of the modern era. Since signing with the UFC in 2012 and being promoted from Strikeforce champion to the inaugural women’s UFC bantamweight champion, Rousey has dispatched of 4 top contenders, bringing her record to an incredible 10-0, with only 1 bout making it out...

Feb 13, 2015 11:14 am

Urijah Faber Responds To Bisping, Cormier — Says Edgar’s “Head’s been rattled”

During Thursday nights Team Alpha Male Radio show a caller brought up comments from a recent episode of UFC Tonight. On that show Michael Bisping and Daniel Cormier broke down the recently announced fight between Urijah Faber and Frankie Edgar. The two UFC fighters/analyst picked Edgar as their choice for who wins the fight. Faber,...

Feb 12, 2015 4:22 am

Rashad Evans Out Another 6-7 Months

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, “Suga” Rashad Evans will be out of action for an additional 6-7 months following a second surgery to repair his knee. Much like Dominick Cruz, Evan’s first attempt to repair his ACL failed, requiring a second surgery, which already took place. UFC tonight broke the news on Wednesday night’s broadcast. “I...

Feb 10, 2015 5:00 pm

The UFC’s Official Response To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug test

“The UFC has been notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard has tested positive for a banned substance following his fight at ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ on Jan. 3, 2015 in Las Vegas,” the UFC’s statement reads. “The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any...

Feb 10, 2015 9:23 am

REPLAY! Fight Finishes From RFA 23

RFA 23 is in the books and what a night it was. Here are the highlights featuring Terrion Ware, Gabriel Checco, Raoni Barcelos, and Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger.

Feb 9, 2015 8:27 pm

“UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas” Fight Card Info

On April 4th the UFC hits Fairfax, Virginia for “UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas”. Learn everything you need to know about the fight card, courtesy of the UFC. The event goes down live on FOX Sports 1 at 10 a.m. PT (1 a.m. ET) on Saturday, April 4, with the prelims kicking off the...

Feb 8, 2015 3:22 pm

“UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas” Ticket Info

On Friday, tickets will go on sale for “UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas”, which goes down April 4th in Virginia. Ahead of the ticket release the UFC released a preview for the event (See that HERE), and has released the ticket prices for the event. The cheapest ticket is priced at $63.05, whereas floor...

Feb 3, 2015 4:04 pm

Rashad Evans: ‘Gustafsson got caught up in his own hype’

“One of the reasons why I felt AJ won was that Gustafsson… I like Gustafsson, Gustafsson is a cool guy and everything. But I honestly felt like he actually thought he was the champion. He had a great fight with Jones, and it could have went either way. but then he let the hype get...

Feb 2, 2015 12:56 pm

Gray Maynard vs. Alexander Yakovlev set for UFC Fight Night 63 in Virginia

A lightweight bout featuring Gray Maynard (11-6-1 MMA) taking on Alexander Yakovlev (21-6-1 MMA) has been added to April’s UFC Fight Night 63 event in Virginia. UFC officials announced the booking earlier today. Former UFC title challenger Gray Maynard will be looking to score his first win since June of 2012 when he takes on...

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...

Jan 29, 2015 7:59 pm

Dana White Addresses Anderson Silva’s Title Hopes

“I think that on Saturday night, we’ll see where he’s at. He’s an absolute professional, he’s done everything he needs to do to prepare for this fight. He’s back in shape, I think it’s just a mental thing, he has to get out there and see how he feels.” “I don’t think he needs 3-4...

Jan 15, 2015 4:43 pm

UFC CEO: ‘Ronda Our Most Impressive Athlete’

“I feel like that this is a seminal moment that’s not just in sports, but in culture altogether. This movement that’s being led by Ronda Rousey… it’s female empowerment… I mean who is to say, why can’t Ronda Rousey be the biggest, most popular athlete in combat sports? And that’s her whole attitude and that’s...

Jan 14, 2015 3:11 pm

White: ‘McGregor v. Aldo Would Be Biggest Fight Of 2015’

“Aldo and Conor, I think that would be the biggest fight of the year. I think it will beat every other fight his year, and (Jon) Jones vs. (Daniel) Cormier was this year. I think this would be the biggest fight this year.” “Part of making a big fight is a lot of people giving...

Jan 14, 2015 10:35 am

Evans-Smith Issued Temporary Suspension For Banned Substance

e Entertaining UFC female, Ashlee Evans-Smith has been temporarily suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for the use of a banned diuretic in the lead up to her Octagon Debut at UFC 181. Evans-Smith, who did not contest the commission’s findings during a hearing meeting in Nevada, fought and lost to Raquel Pennington on...

Jan 14, 2015 5:02 am

UFC Heavyweight Josh Barnett Breaks Down Velasquez vs. Werdum

“Werdum is known to be quite good on the ground and I don’t know, I actually don’t believe he would have any hesitation in throwing big knees and kicks,” Barnett stated. “It’s the usual sort of thing where he might say, well, you know, ‘I don’t want that guy to have the opportunity to punch...

Jan 6, 2015 12:31 pm

Gustafsson Requests “Rumble” Get Drug Tested

“A request from Sweden has been sent to US Anti Doping commission to come and test me. This is the way it’s done in Sweden, no matter where you are, you are under control which I really appreciate, I want my sport to be clean so everyone compete under the same terms. “Therefore, I would...