Archive: MMA NEWS

Mar 22, 2013 11:49 am

Sonnen goes after Vince McMahon Via Twitter | UFC NEWS

The MMA world got a kick out of the recent news that UFC president Dana White confirmed that WWE head honcho Vince McMahon had challenged him to a fight some time ago. Always ready, willing, and able to chime in on hot topic situations in the UFC, light heavyweight Chael Sonnen unleashed a barrage of...

Mar 22, 2013 11:22 am

VADA Offers Up Free Testing Program For The UFC | UFC NEWS

The VADA organization has made diligent efforts to clean up the sport of Mixed Martial Arts through random, unannounced drug screening. More and more these days UFC fighters seem to be getting popped for banned substances, resulting in fines, suspensions and overturned verdicts of fights. In some instances pre-fight testing has cost the UFC main...

Mar 22, 2013 10:46 am

Glory 5 Weigh-in Results: All Fighters On Weight

Headline heavyweights Tyrone Spong (68-6-1 42 KO’s) and Remy Bonjasky (77-15, 40 KO’s) got nose-to-nose at today’s official weigh-ins for GLORY 5 London. Their face-off had an extra level of intensity added to it as Spong arrived late for the weigh-in and kept Bonjasky standing around waiting. The decorated veteran felt he had not been...

Mar 21, 2013 3:57 pm

BJPENN.COM RADIO 3/20/13: Scott Jorgensen Full Interview | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighter Finale headliner, Scott Jorgensen, joined BJPENN.COM RADIO last night to dive in on what it takes to fight his good friend Urijah Faber. Check out the full interview in the player below: You can also check out the full archive from the great BJPENN.COM RADIO CHANNEL RIGHT HERE! OR iTunes short link Store...

Mar 21, 2013 3:55 pm

BJPENN.COM RADIO 3/20/13: Mike Pyle Full Interview | UFC NEWS

With Gunnar Nelson in his sights, top UFC welterweight, Mike Pyle took time out of his busy training schedule last night to talk to the BJPENN.COM RADIO crew. This interview ran super long, so if you caught the live airing, you still didn’t get a chance to listen to the amazing dialogue from one of...

Mar 21, 2013 3:51 pm

BJPENN.COM RADIO 3/20/13: Martin Kampmann Full Interview | UFC NEWS

Last night we aired an exclusive interview with top UFC welterweight fighter Martin Kampmann. If you missed the live broadcast, check out the interview in it’s entirety in the player below. You can also check out the full archive from the great BJPENN.COM RADIO CHANNEL RIGHT HERE! OR iTunes short link Store : http://bit.ly/SY001z https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/bjpenn.com-radio/id556491036?mt=2 Stitcher...

Mar 21, 2013 3:47 pm

BJPENN.COM RADIO 3/20/13: Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson Full Interview | UFC NEWS

Check out the full replay of last night’s BJPENN.COM Radio segment with UFC flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson in the player below. You can also check out the full archive from the great BJPENN.COM RADIO CHANNEL RIGHT HERE! OR iTunes short link Store : http://bit.ly/SY001z https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/bjpenn.com-radio/id556491036?mt=2 Stitcher Home page http://stitcher.com/s/profile.php?fid=27036 Short Link http://bit.ly/PDzLXV

Mar 21, 2013 3:38 pm

Lavar Johnson Cut From The UFC For Failed Drug Test | UFC NEWS

Lavar Johnson, failed a drug test following UFC 157 bout opposite Brendan Schaub which ended in a unanimous decision loss. An elevated testestosterone-to-epitestosterone (T/E) ratio of 6.6-to-1 triggered a carbon isotope ratio (CIR) test that confirmed Johnson had testosterone in his system that “was consistent with the administration of a steroid.” A rep for American...

Mar 21, 2013 10:46 am

Dos Santos Calls Overeem a Joke | UFC NEWS

For the second time, Junior Dos Santos will not be fighting Alistair Overeem.  In 2012, “The Reem” failed a random pre-fight drug test, and now in 2013, he has pulled out of a match with JDS because of an injury.   “I think this guy,” said Dos Santos, “I don’t have too much to say...

Mar 21, 2013 10:33 am

Matt Riddle Calls Dana White “Bald Juice Monkey” | UFC NEWS

Not one to sit by quietly in any situation, former UFC welterweight Matt Riddle shared his opinions with Stephanie Joplin in an interview posted yesterday.  Riddle was cut from the UFC following his second failed drug test over marijuana, and insults between the fighter and UFC president, Dana White, ensued.   Most recently, White responded...