MMA Chronicles

Robert Whittaker comments on Yoel Romero’s “magic” changes between first and second fights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2:12 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Yoel Romero pushed himself into a state of extreme dehydration in an effort to make weight for his UFC 225 showdown with middleweight champ Robert Whittaker — but unfortunately, he still missed weight anyway. Amazingly, Romero showed no ill-effects of his brutal weight cut in the fight itself. In fact, he looked incredible, ultimately giving […] The post Robert Whittaker comments on Yoel Romero’s ...

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Robert Whittaker comments on Yoel Romero’s “magic” changes between first and second fights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 2:12 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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Yoel Romero pushed himself into a state of extreme dehydration in an effort to make weight for his UFC 225 showdown with middleweight champ Robert Whittaker — but unfortunately, he still missed weight anyway. Amazingly, Romero showed no ill-effects of his brutal weight cut in the fight itself. In fact, he looked incredible, ultimately giving […] The post Robert Whittaker comments on Yoel Romero’s ...

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UFC Singapore weigh-in results: Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards hit their marks

www.bjpenn.com Posted 1:22 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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Tomorrow evening (tomorrow morning in North America) the UFC will take over the Singapore Indoor Arena with an exciting night of fights. This UFC Singapore card will be headlined by a compelling welterweight showdown between beloved gunslinger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and rising British prospect Leon Edwards. The co-headlining bout, meanwhile, will see Australian light heavyweight prospect Tyson […...

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UFC Singapore weigh-in results: Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards hit their marks

www.bjpenn.com Posted 1:22 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Tom Taylor

Tomorrow evening (tomorrow morning in North America) the UFC will take over the Singapore Indoor Arena with an exciting night of fights. This UFC Singapore card will be headlined by a compelling welterweight showdown between beloved gunslinger Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and rising British prospect Leon Edwards. The co-headlining bout, meanwhile, will see Australian light heavyweight prospect Tyson […...

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Zahabi: I was sure GSP had a concussion entering the Hardy fight

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1:00 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Milan Ordoñez
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According to Firas Zahabi, Georges St-Pierre entered the Dan Hardy title fight with a concussion, after being dropped in training. Recently, Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi revealed one of his unorthodox training methods with Georges St-Pierre. One of them was encouraging training partners to knock out or put the two-division UFC champion on his back, in exchange for $5,000. Apparently, one of...

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PFL 2: Full results, standings and highlights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:55 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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Last night, the Professional Fighters League touched down in Chicago, Illinois with the second card of its inaugural season. This card featured light heavyweight and lightweight bouts. In the main event, we saw former Bellator lightweight champ and UFC contender Will Brooks rebound from a three-fight skid, making a successful PFL debut with a 3-point […] The post PFL 2: Full results, standings and...

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PFL 2: Full results, standings and highlights

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:55 PM Jun 22, 2018 by Tom Taylor
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Last night, the Professional Fighters League touched down in Chicago, Illinois with the second card of its inaugural season. This card featured light heavyweight and lightweight bouts. In the main event, we saw former Bellator lightweight champ and UFC contender Will Brooks rebound from a three-fight skid, making a successful PFL debut with a 3-point […] The post PFL 2: Full results, standings and...

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UFC Singapore live results, PBP, analysis, highlights, more

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 3:56 AM Jun 22, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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Bloody Elbow is the place to be for live fight night and post-fight coverage of UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Edwards from Kallang, Singapore on Saturday, June 23rd. The main event is a five-round welterweight battle between longtime contender Donald Cerrone and rising star Leon Edwards. UFC Fight Pass streams the entire fight card....

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UFC Singapore weigh-in results: Cerrone 171, Edwards 170

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 3:44 AM Jun 22, 2018 by Mookie Alexander
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Everyone made weight for Saturday’s UFC Singapore card. The UFC Singapore weigh-ins have already concluded, as the time zone difference meant the fighters headed for the scale on Thursday night in North American time instead of the usual Friday. All 26 competitors made weight, including welterweight headliners Donald Cerrone and Leon Edwards. There’s no video of these official weigh-ins, but we’ll...

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PFL 2 results and highlights: Harrison wins debut, High pushes ref again

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 3:24 AM Jun 22, 2018 by Eddie Mercado
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Check out the results and highlights from PFL’s second event of the 2018 season, where two-time olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison won her pro debut by armbar, and Jason High pushes another referee. PFL 2 of the 2018 season has just finished up, with Will Brooks and Luiz Firmino grinding back and forth in the main event. There weren’t a ton of significant strikes landed, but when the dust settle...

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VIDEO | Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw had some fun making their Toyo Tires commercial

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:39 AM Jun 22, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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╳ ** Must Watch** 😂😂😂 Outtakes from @toyotires commercial #Bloopers #Toyotires ╳.#DominickCruz #DomCruz #TeamCruz #CruzAlliance #UFC #MMA .Snapchat | DomCruz619Twitter | @DominickCruzWeb | https://t.co/0hAwOxEWI0 pic.twitter.com/m28VESGAao — Dominick Cruz (@DominickCruz) June 21, 2018 Believe it or not, elite level bantamweights, Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw haven’t always been the best of fr...

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VIDEO | Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw had some fun making their Toyo Tires commercial

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:39 AM Jun 22, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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╳ ** Must Watch** 😂😂😂 Outtakes from @toyotires commercial #Bloopers #Toyotires ╳.#DominickCruz #DomCruz #TeamCruz #CruzAlliance #UFC #MMA .Snapchat | DomCruz619Twitter | @DominickCruzWeb | https://t.co/0hAwOxEWI0 pic.twitter.com/m28VESGAao — Dominick Cruz (@DominickCruz) June 21, 2018 Believe it or not, elite level bantamweights, Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw haven’t always been the best of fr...

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VIDEO | Suman Mokhtarian presents interesting idea for a ‘veteran Contender Series’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:38 PM Jun 21, 2018 by Drake Riggs

“I really want the Contender Series to add a little something different to it because I feel like this is meant to happen and they said it would happen and it really hasn’t. Guys that are on the verge of getting cut in the UFC, maybe fight in the Contender Series as well. A guy […] The post VIDEO | Suman Mokhtarian presents interesting idea for a ‘veteran Contender Series’ appeared first on | BJPe...

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VIDEO | Suman Mokhtarian presents interesting idea for a ‘veteran Contender Series’

www.bjpenn.com Posted 11:38 PM Jun 21, 2018 by Drake Riggs
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“I really want the Contender Series to add a little something different to it because I feel like this is meant to happen and they said it would happen and it really hasn’t. Guys that are on the verge of getting cut in the UFC, maybe fight in the Contender Series as well. A guy […] The post VIDEO | Suman Mokhtarian presents interesting idea for a ‘veteran Contender Series’ appeared first on | BJPe...

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Report | Greg Hardy suffers knee injury in arena football game

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:51 PM Jun 21, 2018 by Drake Riggs

The continuation of the Greg Hardy MMA saga may have to be put on hold. ESPN is reporting that the former NFL defensive end for the Carolina Panthers and Dallas Cowboys has sustained a knee injury in an arena football game that took place this past Saturday. The now unbeaten MMA fighter, Hardy is also currently […] The post Report | Greg Hardy suffers knee injury in arena football game appeared fi...

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