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May 17, 2016 2:30 pm

Michael Bisping reacts to Chris Weidman pulling out of UFC 199

News broke Tuesday afternoon that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman had been forced out of his UFC 199 headlining fight with Luke Rockhold due to an injury. While there was no immediate word given on who would replace Weidman, many expected either Jacare Souza or Michael Bisping to step up on short notice to...

May 10, 2016 6:23 pm

VIDEO | Report: UFC step closer to being sold, valuation in the billions

The owners of the UFC are moving forward on to the next steps in the process of selling the UFC. ESPN reported the news on Tuesday that the “owners are in advanced talks to sell the business.” ESPN’s sources say that there are four serious buyers in the mix to purchase the UFC including WME/IMG,...

Apr 29, 2016 1:41 pm

Miesha Tate wants Ronda Rousey at Madison Square Garden for UFC 205

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate is already looking past UFC 200 and her opponent Amanda Nunes. Tate wants to avenge her losses to former champion Ronda Rousey, and would love for it to take place at the UFC’s big event in New York City. “I think everything happens for a reason,” Tate said at...

Apr 21, 2016 9:10 am

UFC fighters react to Conor McGregor’s statement

On Thursday, Conor McGregor broke his silence regarding his retirement, revealing that he is not retiring and will not vacate the featherweight championship, but will not do a world tour for UFC 200. McGregor will stand firm on his refusal to do a world tour in order to focus on training. with the ball now...


Apr 13, 2016 11:16 am

VIDEO | UFC 200 Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2 fan-made promo

Check out this amazing fan-made promo for the Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2 rematch. As UFC 200 gets closer, you can expect a lot of great media moments from UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and star veteran Nate Diaz. The two outspoken and brash characters are set to rematch in the main event of...

Mar 30, 2016 4:48 pm

PHOTO | Incredible UFC 200 poster revealed

Earlier today it was announced on UFC Tonight that Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor would clash in the main event of UFC 200 in a welterweight rematch. In addition, it was announced that Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar would compete in a fight for the interim UFC featherweight championship. Immediately the internet went wild as...

Mar 12, 2016 8:35 pm

McGregor’s Coach says the UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz was not a result of weight gain

Fans and analysts have been critical of Conor McGregor’s performance at UFC 196, many blaming the “weight gain” for his submission loss to Nate Diaz. McGregor’s strength and conditioning coach John Connor does not believe that the loss had anything to do with Conor’s weight gain and that he was at “peak condition” going in...

Mar 10, 2016 9:29 am

Source: Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate 2 in the works for UFC 200

Sources close to BJPENN.COM have confirmed that the UFC is looking to set up a rematch between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate for July’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Miesha Tate beat Holly Holm by rear-naked choke to become the UFC women’s bantamweight champion at UFC 196. Tate secured the choke in the...

Mar 5, 2016 10:44 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor fans going wild at UFC 196 weigh-ins

At the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, there was no shortage of Conor McGregor fans. McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds under the welterweight max of 170. He then engaged in his final staredown with Nate Diaz prior to their UFC 196 main event scrap on Saturday. Despite the event being in Vegas rather...

Mar 5, 2016 8:44 am

Conor McGregor could vacate featherweight championship with UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor has a tough weight cut when dropping to featherweight. In a recent article we compared McGregor’s size prior to his fight with Jose Aldo to before his UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz. During the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds lower than...

Feb 23, 2016 10:19 am

MMA world reacts to Rafael dos Anjos pulling out of UFC 196

Tuesday morning news surfaced that Rafael dos Anjos had broken his foot and would be unable to defend his UFC lightweight championship against Conor McGregor at UFC 196 on March 5th. As can be expected with less than 2 weeks before fight night, the UFC began to scramble to find a replacement opponent for McGregor....

Jan 5, 2016 8:40 am

WATCH! Luke Rockhold attends Golden State Warriors game with UFC belt

Since Luke Rockhold defeated Chris Weidman at UFC 194 to claim the UFC middleweight championship, he has brought the UFC belt with him practically everywhere. The champ attended a Golden State Warriors basketball game with the championship, and received tons of attention for it. Champ status. 🏆 @warriors @LukeRockhold pic.twitter.com/pgtyd8t6U4 — UFC (@ufc) January 5, 2016...

Nov 10, 2015 7:51 am

UFC Middleweight Tim Kennedy calls out Vitor Belfort

For quite some time Tim Kennedy was noncommittal on returning to the UFC, however last week he changed his tune. Kennedy revealed that he will return to the UFC, and is gunning for fighters who have tested positive for PEDs and used TRT in the past. Basically, Kennedy is looking to play vigilante in the...

Nov 8, 2015 1:42 pm

‘UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm’ Betting Breakdown: Can Holm Win You Big Money?

On November 13, 2015 UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey will be stepping into the octagon to once again prove her dominance in the division. Many have tried to knock the champion off her throne, but Rousey is at the top of her game and has proven time and time again she is the one...

Nov 3, 2015 10:07 pm

Neil Magny steps in for Matt Brown at ‘UFC FN 78’ main event

Earlier this week it was revealed that Matt Brown would no longer be able to fight Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of UFC FN 78 on November 21st. No replacement opponent for Gastelum was immediately named, however we now know that Neil Magny will be stepping in on short notice to fight Gastelum! Many...

Oct 5, 2015 9:51 am

UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm lineup set with 12 bouts

UFC 193 is set to go down Sunday November 15 (Saturday November 14 in North America) live from Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, Australia. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a women’s bantamweight title fight featuring current champ Ronda Rousey taking on undefeated challenger Holly Holm. Ronda Rousey (12-0 MMA) is coming off a first-round knockout...

Oct 2, 2015 2:37 pm

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson’ Edition

UFC 192 takes place Saturday night in Houston, TX, which means all the fighters stepped on the scale on Friday and made things official, well expect for the scheduled co-main event between Johny Hendricks and Tyron Woodley. Aside from that, all the rest of the fighters took part in the weigh-ins and looked to make...

Sep 30, 2015 12:01 am

UFC’s Arianny Celeste Goes Topless In Sexy New Photoshoot –– NSFW!

UFC octagon girl Arianny Celeste just recently did a new photoshoot and we’ve got some of the pictures for you right here. Celeste is easily the most famous of the octagon girls, or at least the most recognized. Brittney Palmer would probably be a close second, but let’s be honest, when people think of UFC...

Sep 11, 2015 7:33 am

UFC Fighters React To September 11 Anniversary

  Today is Sept. 11. If this was Sept. 11, 2000 then we would just be here, going about our day like it was any other Friday, but it’s not. Ever since Sept. 11, 2001 this day has not been your ordinary day, nor will it ever be. This will forever be a date remembered...

Sep 10, 2015 7:07 am

UFC Fighters React To The Premiere Of TUF: McGregor vs. Faber

  On Wednesday the new season of The Ultimate Fighter premiered, featuring Team Conor McGregor vs. Team Urijah Faber, or Team Europe vs. Team USA. We were introduced to the coaches and of course got that McGregor banter. Faber brought in some humor as well, which was refreshing because it wasn’t all about McGregor talking...

Sep 6, 2015 8:10 am

UFC Fighters React To Paige VanZant’s Dominating Win Over Chambers

  UFC strawweight Paige VanZant is only 21 years old and is already being coined as the next big thing. Her dominating win over Alex Chambers at UFC 191 certainly didn’t do much to quiet the hype, it just made it louder. VanZant went in as the giant favorite and delivered, beating Chambers up with...

Sep 5, 2015 10:16 pm

REPLAY! UFC 191: Post-fight Press Conference

After UFC 191 is a wrap tune into the post-fight press conference and hear from the winners of the night. Also, see who picked up the fight night bonuses and hear from UFC president Dana White, who usually announces other news during the conference. Check it out! The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See...

Aug 27, 2015 2:27 pm

Report: UFC 190’s The Biggest Event Since 2013, Tops 900,000 PPV Buys

UFC 190, which saw a main event between UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Brazilian Beth Correia, looks to be the biggest PPV event for the UFC, sine 2013, when Chris Weidman took on Anderson Silva for the second time. According to Dave Meltzer, via MMAFighting, the event is estimated to have brought in over...

Aug 22, 2015 3:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

It’s one of those unusual weekends where he have a UFC event on a Sunday instead of the normal Saturday. So that means the official ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ weigh-ins went down today. In tomorrow’s main event we’ll see two of the best featherweights go head to head when Max Holloway meets Charles Oliveira in...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 2, 2015 9:13 am

Celebrities Congratulate Ronda Rousey on her “UFC 190” Win

Celebrities and athletes from around the world blew Twitter up after they watched Ronda Rousey send Bethe Correia crashing to the mat face-first at “UFC 190”. Everybody from Will Smith to Lil Wayne took to social media to congratulate the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion! The female version of #miketyson @RondaRousey @ufc @#UFC190 #UFCRio — Will...

Aug 2, 2015 6:28 am

UFC Fighters React to Ronda Rousey’s 34 Second KO Win Over Bethe Correia

Ronda Rousey’s performance against Bethe Correia caused the fighters of the UFC to blow up their own Twitter accounts because of how unbelievable it was. The UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion not only defeated Correia on enemy soil, but she did it by knocking her out in just thirty-four seconds! See what fighters had to say...

Jul 26, 2015 7:21 am

UFC Fighters React to Miesha Tate’s Decision Win Over Jessica Eye

Miesha Tate proved the bookies right when she walked out of the octagon with her hands raised after her bout with Jessica “Evil” Eye. Tate put on a fantastic performance, but Eye let her hands fly and connected several times. Both women could have dropped each other at any given point, but neither gave up...