MMA Chronicles

Daniel Cormier Puts Tony Ferguson on Blast For Not Accepting Khabib’s Fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:42 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly

Khabib Nurmagomedov wants to fight Tony Ferguson. He wants a chance to ‘smash his face’ so bad, he doesn’t even want a fight with Conor McGregor yet. It’s easy to see why he feels the need to take care of unfinished business — they’ve been slated to fight each other as far back as 2015 — but... The post Daniel Cormier Puts Tony Ferguson on Blast For Not Accepting Khabib’s Fight appeared first on |...

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BREAKING | Shane Carwin Officially in Negotiations With Bellator

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:01 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly

This Bellator heavyweight grand prix has shook things up a lot more than just the huge match-ups it has planned. Even Rory MacDonald wants the chance to be included in this tournament that hearkens back to a bygone era. Former UFC wrecking ball and frequent Redditor, Shane Carwin has since voiced his interest in the... The post BREAKING | Shane Carwin Officially in Negotiations With Bellator appea...

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BREAKING | Shane Carwin Officially in Negotiations With Bellator

www.bjpenn.com Posted 9:01 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly
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This Bellator heavyweight grand prix has shook things up a lot more than just the huge match-ups it has planned. Even Rory MacDonald wants the chance to be included in this tournament that hearkens back to a bygone era. Former UFC wrecking ball and frequent Redditor, Shane Carwin has since voiced his interest in the... The post BREAKING | Shane Carwin Officially in Negotiations With Bellator appea...

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BREAKING | Khabib Nurmagomedov claims he agreed to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 219

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:07 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Tom Taylor

This December 30, on the main card of UFC 219, undefeated Dagestani lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov is scheduled to step into the cage with venomous Brazilian striker Edson Barboza. From the sounds of it, however, Nurmagomedov has also been offered a UFC 219 bout with interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson. In a Wednesday afternoon Tweet,... The post BREAKING | Khabib Nurmagomedov cl...

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Matt Mitrione Isn’t That Thrilled at the Idea of the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:31 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly

Bellator has tapped into our primal sources of nostalgia over huge MMA tournaments and are going to put on a heavyweight grand prix. Featuring legends and UFC veterans including heavyweights and light heavyweights, the tournament is going down early next year and right now, Matt Mitrione is the favorite to win it all. He’ll go... The post Matt Mitrione Isn’t That Thrilled at the Idea of the Bellat...

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EXCLUSIVE | Mike Perry shares the matchups he’s hoping for after beating Santiago Ponzinibbio

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:16 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Tom Taylor

This December 16, on the main card of the amazingly stacked UFC Winnipeg card, red hot welterweight contender “Platinum” Mike Perry will face the biggest test of his career in the division’s 10th-ranked fighter Santiago Ponzinibbio. If Perry is able to take out Ponzinibbio – which is assuredly no easy task – he’s got a... The post EXCLUSIVE | Mike Perry shares the matchups he’s hoping for after be...

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BJJ star Rafael Lovato Jr. continues to build his MMA resume in Bellator

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 6:00 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Raphael Garcia
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Multi-time BJJ champion Rafael Lovato Jr. is set to face NCAA Division I All-American Chris Honeycutt at Bellator 189. As news swirled around Mackenzie Dern’s first appearance on UFC Fight Pass, another grappling legend is preparing for another entry into his “young” mixed martial arts career. Rafael Lovato Jr. is set to face Chris Honeycutt at Bellator 189. Lovato Jr’s name comes with a lot of ad...

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EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn applauds Georges St-Pierre’s comeback win, speculates what’s next for him

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:58 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Tom Taylor

Earlier this month, in the main event of the ridiculously stacked UFC 217, former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre made his long-awaited return to the Octagon. While St-Pierre’s heyday occured at welterweight, however, his comeback fight occurred at middleweight, where he took on reigning champ Michael Bisping for the title. Despite the length of his... The post EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn appl...

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VIDEO | Ovince Saint Preux Calls out Daniel Cormier

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:55 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly
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Jon Jones = Volkan= ‍♀️ issues. Gus = already lost to @dc_mma == leads us to DC and myself, two clean athletes playing punch face . Ps- I like playing kick face also . @danawhite pic.twitter.com/AVsGUh0mVS — Ovince Saint Preux (@003_OSP) November 22, 2017 With Volkan Oezdemir’s legal situation up in the air, the last... The post VIDEO | Ovince Saint Preux Calls out Daniel Cormier appeared first on...

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VIDEO | Ovince Saint Preux Calls out Daniel Cormier

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:55 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly

Jon Jones = Volkan= ‍♀️ issues. Gus = already lost to @dc_mma == leads us to DC and myself, two clean athletes playing punch face . Ps- I like playing kick face also . @danawhite pic.twitter.com/AVsGUh0mVS — Ovince Saint Preux (@003_OSP) November 22, 2017 With Volkan Oezdemir’s legal situation up in the air, the last... The post VIDEO | Ovince Saint Preux Calls out Daniel Cormier appeared first on...

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UFC Shanghai Care/Don't Care Preview

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 4:55 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Nate Wilcox
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Sorry cry babies! Kid Nate + Eugene S. Robinson of http://BloodyElbow.com are back with another infamous & patented Care/Don't Care Preview for UFC Fight Night 122 featuring Michael Bisping vs Kelvin Gastelum. It's time for another of our infamous and patented Care/Don't Care Previews with Eugene S. Robinson (who’s pushing OXBOW's new record THIN BLACK DUKE) and returning for the big show our very...

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Would ‘Smash’ Tony Ferguson’s Face Over Conor McGregor’s

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:18 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Justin Golightly

To close out the year, Khabib Nurmagomedov is going to fight Edson Barboza at UFC 219. It will be his first UFC appearance since UFC 205 in November of last year. After many failed attempts to fight Tony Ferguson, Nurmagomedov is finally healthy and ready to return with a vengeance. After he takes care of... The post Khabib Nurmagomedov Would ‘Smash’ Tony Ferguson’s Face Over Conor McGregor’s appe...

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EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn updates on his future in MMA

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:30 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Tom Taylor

Back in June of this year, former UFC lightweight champion and all-around MMA legend BJ Penn made his latest return to cage opposite Germany’s Dennis Siver. While Penn nearly finished Siver in the second round, he ultimately came up short in this comeback bout, losing a majority decision. Now several months removed from this loss,... The post EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn updates on his future in MMA appear...

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Coach Richard Perez shares Nate Diaz’s sizeable price tag, says UFC doesn’t want to pay it

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2:57 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Tom Taylor

Over the last few weeks, there has been significant buzz surrounding a possible UFC 219 welterweight title fight between champ Tyron Woodley and long-time lightweight contender Nate Diaz. As the time between us and UFC 219 continues to dissipate, however, this fight continues to look more and more unlikely. According to Richard Perez, who serves... The post Coach Richard Perez shares Nate Diaz’s s...

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Coach Richard Perez shares Nate Diaz’s sizeable price tag, says UFC doesn’t want to pay it

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2:57 PM Nov 22, 2017 by Tom Taylor
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Over the last few weeks, there has been significant buzz surrounding a possible UFC 219 welterweight title fight between champ Tyron Woodley and long-time lightweight contender Nate Diaz. As the time between us and UFC 219 continues to dissipate, however, this fight continues to look more and more unlikely. According to Richard Perez, who serves... The post Coach Richard Perez shares Nate Diaz’s s...

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