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Patrick Mix

Patrick Mix eyes submission win over Juan Archuleta for vacant belt, trashes James Gallagher

Patrick Mix is looking to claim Bellator's vacant bantamweight title. Bellator MMA is currently on pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the promotion is...
Sean O'Malley, Dana White

Sean O’Malley “interested” in fighting Marlon Vera but says it’s up to UFC on...

Sean O'Malley has some interest in finally fighting Marlon Vera inside the Octagon. O'Malley and Vera were expected to fight at UFC 239. Yet, the...
Sean O'Malley, Eddie Wineland

Sean O’Malley “knew it wouldn’t take me long” to finish Eddie Wineland at UFC...

Sean O'Malley is pleased with his UFC 250 win over Eddie Wineland. In the lead up to the fight, O'Malley told BJPENN.com he was expecting...
Devin Clark

Devin Clark says he will “dominate” Alonzo Menifield for 15 minutes to end his...

Devin Clark is confident he will be the first one to hand Alonzo Menifield a loss. Menifield is currently 9-0 and returning to the Octagon...
Jon Jones, Brock Lesnar, Johnny Walker, Thiago Santos, Jon Anik

Mike Winkeljohn says if Jon Jones fights Francis Ngannou “it would be heavyweight from...

Mike Winkeljohn says if Jon Jones does move up in weight to fight Francis Ngannou it would be the end of his light heavyweight...
Aljamain Sterling, Cory Sandhagen

UFC 250 | Pro fighters make their picks for Aljamain Sterling vs. Cory Sandhagen

On the main card of UFC 250, Aljamain Sterling battles Cory Sandhagen in what many assume is a number one contenders bout at bantamweight....
Alonzo Menifield

Alonzo Menifield eyes stoppage win over Devin Clark at UFC 250

Alonzo Menifield believes the pressure is on him to make his fight against Devin Clark entertaining for the fans. Menifield and Clark are the second...
Raphael Assuncao

Raphael Assuncao not focusing on Cody Garbrandt’s past losses, knows a win puts him...

Raphael Assuncao believes his UFC 250 co-main event fight against Cody Garbrandt could very well have title implications on the line. Assuncao is currently on...
Amanda Nunes, Felicia Spencer

UFC 250 | Pro fighters make their picks for Amanda Nunes vs. Felicia Spencer...

In the main event of UFC 250, Amanda Nunes is looking to defend her featherweight belt for the first time when she takes on...
Sean O'Malley, Dana White

Sean O’Malley planning for “viral knockout” of Eddie Wineland at UFC 250

Sean O'Malley is expecting to add to his highlight reel at Saturday's UFC 250 event. The undefeated bantamweight prospect will be opening up the main...
Mike Winkeljohn, Jon Jones

Coach would be “surprised” if Jon Jones never fights again but adds he is...

Mike Winkeljohn says Jon Jones is happy with vacating the light heavyweight belt and walking away from the sport for a few years. Recently, Jones...
Felicia Spencer

Felicia Spencer believes she will “shock the world” with stoppage win over Amanda Nunes

Felicia Spencer believes she'll pull off one of the biggest upsets in MMA history on Saturday night. In the main event of UFC 250, Amanda...
Giga Chikadze

Giga Chikadze wants Edson Barboza next: “It would be the Fight of the Year”

Giga Chikadze has all the accolades in kickboxing and karate and he's looking to add to that in MMA. Chikadze, who's 10-2 in MMA and...
Dan Ige

Dan Ige doesn’t “see the argument” that he didn’t beat Edson Barboza, wants Jeremy...

Dan Ige doesn't understand how people thought Edson Barboza beat him. Back at UFC on ESPN 8, Barboza made his featherweight debut against the 15th-ranked,...
Tyron Woodley, Gilbert Burns

Pro fighters make their picks for Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 9, Tyron Woodley returns to the Octagon to battle the streaking Gilbert Burns. Heading into the...
Blagoy Ivanov

Blagoy Ivanov confident he earns first UFC finish against Augusto Sakai: “I’m taking him...

Blagoy Ivanov is confident he will earn his first UFC finish this Saturday night when he battles Augusto Sakai. Ivanov is coming off a split...
Louis Smolka

Louis Smolka promises to finish Casey Kenney: “I’m going to hit him until he...

For Louis Smolka, he wishes every fight would be like his upcoming one on Saturday night against Casey Kenney. Smolka was offered the bout just...

Cortney Casey on quick turnaround during pandemic: “It’s my job to go out there...

Getting back to normalcy is tough during a worldwide pandemic, but fighters, especially those in the UFC are known and credited for their toughness,...
Tim Elliott

Tim Elliott says he’s “no longer chasing wins,” focused on collecting bonuses

Tim Elliott has changed his approach to fighting. The former UFC flyweight title challenger and TUF winner will return to the Octagon on Saturday to...
Rodtang Jitmuangnon, MMA, ONE Championship

Muay Thai star Rodtang Jitmuangnon interested in future MMA bouts

ONE flyweight Muay Thai titleholder Rodtang Jitmuangnon, widely regarded as one of the most exciting fighters in combat sports, is interested in trying his...
Francis Ngannou

Francis Ngannou says he’s “more confident” in a rematch with Stipe Miocic than a...

Francis Ngannou believes he'd have an easier time in a rematch with Stipe Miocic than he would in a potential fight against Daniel Cormier. Yet,...
Korean Zombie, Brian Ortega, Chan Sung Jung, UFC Greenville

Eric Albarracin hopes Korean Zombie returns “ASAP” from injury to battle Alexander Volkanovski for...

Eric Albarracin says 'The Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung is almost ready to return. Since Zombie defeated Frankie Edgar by TKO at UFC Busan last...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Coach: Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa will be “the greatest middleweight title fight in...

Eric Albarracin has high expectations for Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa. Adesanya and Costa have been going back-and-forth at one another for months a fight...
Francis Ngannou, Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Francis Ngannou wishes Jairzinho Rozenstruik fight went longer so he could have showcased his...

Francis Ngannou didn't expect to knock out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249 and is semi-disappointed that he did. Entering the fight, Ngannou...
Francis Ngannou, UFC on ESPN 1

Francis Ngannou doesn’t believe Jon Jones fight happens but confident he’d KO “Bones” if...

Francis Ngannou doesn't think Jon Jones truly wants to fight him. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249, Jones...
Edson Barboza

Edson Barboza says if UFC doesn’t give him his win bonus he won’t cut...

Edson Barboza hopes the UFC and Dana White finally show him some love and respect following his split decision loss to Dan Ige. At UFC...
Henry Cejudo, Eric Albarracin

Eric Albarracin says Henry Cejudo’s retirement is “permanent” and goes down as all-time GOAT

Eric Albarracin wasn't surprised that his pupil Henry Cejudo finished Dominick Cruz inside two rounds, but was shocked he retired. Cejudo was looking for his...
Sayif Saud

Sayif Saud making Fortis MMA into a top gym with five ranked UFC fighters

Sayif Saud didn't expect Fortis MMA to become this successful so early on. Saud, who used to be an MMA fighter and trained at JacksonWink...