Archive: MMA NEWS

May 16, 2014 7:48 pm

Nate Diaz: ‘I Want The Matt Brown Fight’

  “I want the Matt Brown fight. That’s what I’m looking for. I’m trying to fight the baddest motherfuckers out there. I’m not trying to fight some lame ass fighter that they’re trying to build off of me. “My brother is retired. So if this guy wants to fight a Diaz, he’s got to fight...

May 16, 2014 1:48 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Dhiego Lima’s TUF 19, Episode 5 Blog

Fresh off the fifth episode of ‘TUF 19: Penn vs. Edgar’, Atlanta’s Dhiego Lima, Team Edgar’s second pick, walks us through his first hand experience of what was seen on the show. Dhiego is one of the top prospects from this season’s ‘Ultimate Fighter’ reality series and will be blogging for BJPENN.COM each week following the...

May 16, 2014 1:35 pm

Rampage: ‘Cormier needs to watch what he says before he gets smacked’

“Why do I care about Daniel Cormier? Is he in my league? He’s just talking ’cause that’s his boy. That’s what people do. I don’t think about stuff like that. That don’t bother me. I don’t care about what other people say. I know what I’m going to do to ‘Mo.’ I don’t care what...

May 16, 2014 1:08 pm

QUICK TWITT | White: My Shaved Head Will Sell More Than Bellator PPV

The Bellator fight promotion makes their pay-per-view debut this weekend. The company has failed to garner a television audience on SPIKE TV and with former UFC champs in tow, will attempt to enter the world of pay-per-view broadcasting. Dana White is not impressed: Offered Dana bet that UFC1 PPV buys beat Bellator1. He said "Me...

May 16, 2014 12:59 pm

STILL AT IT – Kaufman & Eye Engage In Twitter Beef (Part 2)

Yesterday we ran a long twitter transcript between Jessica Eye, Sarah Kaufman and Miesha Tate. Today we have more of the same. Check it: @jessicaevileye @davinalexmma @CamYallits what's a snag? — Sarah Kaufman (@mmasarah) May 16, 2014 @jessicaevileye @mmagenius05 346? — Sarah Kaufman (@mmasarah) May 16, 2014 Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 16, 2014 12:47 pm

T.J. Dillashaw-The SHOOT!

T.J. Dillashaw looks to bring back the UFC Bantamweight title belt back to Team Alpha Male as he takes on current Champion Renan Barao at UFC 173 at The MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 24th in Las Vegas. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 16, 2014 12:12 pm

British Columbia Latest Jurisdiction to Ban TRT

The Nevada State Athletic Commission changed the game when they banned Therapeutic Use Exemptions for Testosterone Replacement Therapy. The UFC followed suit, Brazil thereafter and now British Columbia. In a report coming out of, Erik Magraken broke it down: Section 21 of the BC Minister’s Athletic Commissioner regulations adopted the WADA Prohibited List of...

May 16, 2014 11:25 am

Bellator Boss Says PPV Providers Are Backing Them Against The UFC

“Oh yeah, look, the ROI on this, so far has been spectacular. It goes deeper than that, it goes to what is happening with the affiliates. The affiliates right now are looking at a situation where the WWE is pulling out with the WWE Network, you know, and also at the same time, the UFC...

May 16, 2014 11:15 am

King Mo: ‘I’m not a gym hopper’

King Mo has trained all over the world, most recently the former Strikeforce champ has taken up the ranks at Reign, AKA and ATT, three of the most prominent training centers in the world. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 16, 2014 10:40 am

MMA Ref Kim Winslow’s Worste MMA Calls (Highlight)

Notorious MMA referee, Kim Winslow, has made some terrible calls in the cage, but who hasn’t? Here’s a highlight recently put up on YouTube of some of her more questionable outings. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 16, 2014 10:34 am

PHOTO | ‘The Rock’ & Glover Staredown

One of the UFC’s most infamous fans, ‘The Rock’ recently met up with one of the promotion’s most infamous fighters, Glvoer Teixeira. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 15, 2014 9:06 pm

PHOTO’s | Behind-The-Scenes Of Ronda Rousey’s ESPN Special

UFC bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey has been filming a special with the Mundo sisters for ESPN. She recently took to her instagram to share some behind the scenes moments with us. Check it: The caption reads, “Behind the scenes making an Espn short film with the Mundo sisters – photo cred Danny Lewin” The caption...

May 15, 2014 8:52 pm

PHOTO | Daniel Cormier Rests Up In Hyperbaric Chamber

He doesn’t really tell us why, but UFC 173 fighter Daniel Cormier is using a hyperbaric chamber near his home in San Jose. The UFC light-heavyweight faces Dan Henderson at UFC 173. Hyperbaric chambers are used to treat a long list of ailments, including sports injuries. The caption reads, “Spent some time yesterday at bay...

May 15, 2014 5:57 pm

Fire Forces Liddell’s Departure From Home

Don’t freak out! ‘The Ice Man’ is safe and sound at his local fire department following a scare with fire and downed electrical lines near his Dwelling in Los Angeles. Chuck tells it best: “Power line just snapped in front of my house and started a fire, waiting with firestation 68 for the Edison folks...

May 15, 2014 5:56 pm

VIDEO | Asking Random People MMA Questions

If you’re here, you probably have a decent amount of MMA knowledge. But what about the common folk? Hit play and find out. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

May 15, 2014 5:18 pm

VIDEO | TBT: Cyborg Chokes Reporter Unconscious

Four years ago, Aaron Tru let Cris Cyborg choke him unconscious. If you have never seen this footage you owe it to yourself to hit play. When this video was shot, Ronda Rousey had yet to enter Mixed Martial Arts and Cris Cyborg was the most feared woman on the planet. Share Tweet Email +1...