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Jul 29, 2016 11:29 pm

VIDEO | UFC 201 main event & co-main event staredowns

Saturday night in Atlanta, Georgia, UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler will put his welterweight championship on the line once again as he faces Tyron ‘The Chosen One’ Woodley. Friday, the fighters hit the scales for the formal weigh-ins. Above you can see the highlights from the main event and co-main event staredowns. Remember to stay...

Jul 29, 2016 10:44 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sparring at TUF gym ahead of UFC 202

With less than a month to go until Conor McGregor steps into the Octagon in the main event of UFC 202 against Nate Diaz in hopes of avenging his UFC 196 loss, the featherweight champ has been training in Las Vegas at the TUF gym. A video of McGregor sparring with his teammates at the...

Jul 29, 2016 5:39 pm

Two UFC champions pick Nate Diaz to defeat Conor McGregor

With UFC 202 less than a month away, the MMA community is torn on predictions for the welterweight rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor on August 20th. Diaz won the pair’s first meeting after stepping in on just two weeks notice. Given his ability to win the fight on such short notice, many believe...

Jul 29, 2016 8:52 am

UFC 201 weigh-in results

Good news! The fighters from UFC 201 have all made weight as part of the new weigh-in policy, in which fighters can weigh-in throughout the course of the morning in order to get more time to rehydrate before the fights. Despite that, the UFC will still hold a formal weigh-in later today. Unfortunately, Justin Scoggins...

Jul 29, 2016 8:19 am

Justin Scoggins vs. Ian McCall scrapped from UFC 201

With just one day to go until UFC 201, the event has lost a main card bout. Despite McCall weighing in, the fight was scrapped due to Scoggins being unable to make the bantamweight limit of 125 pounds. After the UFC was informed of Scoggins inability to make weight, McCall weighed in, just inc case...

Jul 28, 2016 2:04 am

Updated UFC rankings – Holly Holm drops while Ronda Rousey moves up

The UFC rankings were updated after the UFC on FOX 20 event that took place over the weekend. The divisions that seen the most change were the women’s bantamweight division and the men’s featherweight division. Holly Holm fell two spots to #4 after being beaten by Valentina Shevchenko, who jumped up four spots to #3....

Jul 27, 2016 7:40 pm

Gegard Mousasi vs. Vitor Belfort set for UFC 204

Fresh off his win over Thiago Santos at UFC 200, Gegard Mousasi is looking to fight once again before the year is up. Wednesday evening Combate announced that Mousasi had signed to fight Vitor Belfort at UFC 204, which takes place on October 8th. Mousasi will be entering the bout on a 2-fight win streak,...

Jul 27, 2016 2:23 pm

Meet UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn at the Mililani Town Center

Right now is your chance to meet UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn if you happen to be on Oahu. “The Prodigy” is on the island to give a sneak peak of the new BJ Penn UFC Gym in Mililani, Hawaii. An announcement was just made to remind everyone about their chance to meet...

Jul 27, 2016 12:52 pm

UFC star calls for Conor McGregor to be stripped of featherweight belt

On August 20th, Conor McGregor will compete in his second fight since winning the UFC featherweight championship from Jose Aldo back at UFC 194. This fight, like the last one, will not be at featherweight. This has led many to wonder whether or not McGregor will actually return to featherweight to defend his belt. With...

Jul 27, 2016 11:12 am

Nate Diaz pissed off with the UFC?

UFC star Nate Diaz has been on a media tour this week visiting various shows ahead of his big rematch with Conor McGregor. Diaz made appearances on the “Conan” show, “SportsNation” and FOX Sports to name a few. After a day with the media on Tuesday, Diaz tweeted Wednesday morning, “@Ufc played me again #trustnobody😡”...

Jul 27, 2016 9:53 am

Shane Carwin contacts UFC matchmaker about UFC return

Former UFC heavyweight champion Shane Carwin hasn’t fought in 5 years. Prior to his retirement, Carwin was on a 2-fight losing streak that saw him lose to Brock Lesnar and Junior dos Santos. On the heels of Brock Lesnar’s return at UFC 200, Carwin has taken another step forward with his UFC return, contacting matchmaker...

Jul 26, 2016 6:41 pm

Joe Rogan re-signs with UFC

When rumors began surfacing that the UFC was to be sold for around $4 billion, longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan announced that he would likely be leaving the promotion. Now, in the wake of the UFC being sold, Rogan has re-signed with the UFC. He made the announcement on his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience:...

Jul 26, 2016 5:37 pm

WWE will not punish Brock Lesnar for failed UFC drug tests

Brock Lesnar’s successful UFC 200 return may be tarnished from his pair of failed drug tests, however the WWE will not be punishing the former UFC champ for his infractions in the combat sports world. Lesnar failed a random drug test back in June prior to his UFC 200 clash with Mark Hunt, and also...

Jul 26, 2016 4:54 pm

Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko lead UFC on FOX 20 to record setting numbers

This past weekend in Chicago, Illinois, the UFC held it’s 20th event on ‘Big Fox’. UFC on FOX 20 was headlined by a women’s bantamweight showdown between Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko, and co-headlined by a lightweight scrap between Edson Barboza and Gilbert Melendez. According to MMAFighting, the event drew 2,975,000 viewers, the most since...

Jul 26, 2016 10:16 am

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley’s tough journey to UFC star

On Saturday, #4 ranked welterweight Tyron Woodley will step into the Octagon to fight Robbie Lawler in the main event of UFC 201. Ahead of the fight, Tyron Woodley took UFC cameras on a journey through his hometown of St. Louis, Missouri. The video gives fans an inside look on Woodley’s life as a child...

Jul 26, 2016 8:16 am

Mark Hunt unsure about future with the UFC

Since it was announced that Brock Lesnar failed a drug test prior to UFC 200, and another on the night of UFC 200, Mark Hunt has been extremely vocal about his frustration with the situation, as well as the UFC. Hunt, who has demanded 100% of Lesnar’s massive $2.5 million purse for the event, went...

Jul 25, 2016 2:48 pm

VIDEO | Mark Hunt is still pissed: ‘F— the UFC!’

Mark Hunt is still livid about Brock Lesnar’s Anti-Doping Policy violation. Hunt and Lesnar fought at UFC 200 where Lesnar was able to beat Hunt by unanimous decision on July 9. On July 15, news broke that Lesnar was flagged for a potential anti-doping violation. Since the news of Lesnar’s two failed drug tests came...

Jul 25, 2016 9:51 am

VIDEO | UFC 201 Countdown: Robbie Lawler vs Tyron Woodley

As UFC 201 approaches this weekend, take a closer look at the main event of the card featuring UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and contender Tyron Woodley. From the video description: “After a decade in the sport, “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler now holds the UFC welterweight title – and is tasked with defending it against powerful...

Jul 24, 2016 9:06 am

UFC on FOX 20 Reebok Pay: The Lowest Total Of The Year Thus Far

According to a report from MMAJunkie, the UFC on FOX 20 Reebok Outfitting pay from last night’s UFC on FOX 20 event was the lowest of the year thus far. UFC on FOX 20 was headlined by a key women’s bantamweight bout which saw Valentina Shevchenko upset former UFC champion Holly Holm via decision. The...

Jul 24, 2016 8:44 am

VIDEO | UFC on FOX 20 Post-fight Press Conference

Watch the post-fight press conference from last night’s UFC on FOX 20 event in Chicago. The event was highlighted by Valentina Shevchenko’s upset victory over former UFC champion Holly Holm in the evenings main event. Feared Brazilian striker Edson Barboza also picked up a big win over former Strikeforce title holder Gilbert Melendez at the...

Jul 24, 2016 8:18 am

VIDEO | UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley – Extended Preview

Prior to next weekend’s UFC 201 headliner between welterweight champ Robbie Lawler and top contender Tyron Woodley, take a look at this extended preview with UFC commentator Joe Rogan. Both men, Lawler and Woodley, possess serious knockout power. Who do you think will emerge victorious in the UFC 201 main event? Sound off PENN Nation!

Jul 24, 2016 8:13 am

VIDEO | UFC 201 Free Fight: Tyron Woodley vs Josh Koscheck

Prior to next weekend’s UFC 201 pay-per-view main event, watch top welterweight contender Tyron Woodley take on former title challenger Josh Koscheck at UFC 167. Who do you think will leave with the UFC welterweight title next weekend Tyron Woodley or current champion Robbie Lawler? Sound off PENN Nation!

Jul 24, 2016 8:08 am

UFC champ Amanda Nunes reacts to Shevchenko’s big win

Current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes took to Twitter last night where she shared her thoughts on Valentina Shevchenko’s upset victory over former title holder Holly Holm. Nunes believes Shevchenko and Julianna Pena should now square off in a number one contenders bout: I won the first fight with @BulletValentina by UD… if I...