Dillard "Smokin' Joe" Pegg is already rolling with four first-round victories in 2013. But he sees Friday's RFA 8 bout with Sergio Pettis as a career launch point. read news >>
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The world was deeply saddened this week when the news came.
On Monday, Nov. 7, boxing legend Joe Frazier passed away from liver cancer at the age of 67.
UFC site coordinator Burt Watson was closer to Frazier than most. He
worked for him. He was not only Joe's manager, but also a great friend. As he told MMAjunkie.com Radio, the two were practically family.
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MMAjunkie.com Radio today celebrates its 1,000th show with in-studio guests Phil Davis, Jacob "Stitch" Duran, Justin McCully, Ron Frazier and Samoa Joe, who join the throng of our hardcore listeners who are in town for the party.
Additionally, calling into today's historic episode are Gilbert Melendez, Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, Mauro Ranallo and Joey
MMAjunkie.com Radio airs from 12-2 p.m. ET (9-11 a.m. PT) live from the
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino's Race & Sports Book. read news >>
Bellator’s bantamweight champion Joe Warren got ready for the holidays with a wrestling match against his good friend and training partner Scott Jorgensen. The two met not once but twice at the Grapple at the Garden event on Sunday. The former All-American from the University of Michigan wrestler got the better of Jorgensen both times, and he joked after that Jorgensen got a little confused on the mats, forgetting that it was strictly wrestling."I’m the best on these mats here," Warren said. "Sc read news >>
UFC commentator Joe Rogan ranks the eight greatest victories of light heavyweight champion Jon Jones' career on the Ultimate 8. read news >>
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is considered by most to be the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. See his top eight performances as chosen by Joe Rogan.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
With UFC Fight Night 58 in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put on a pair of Joe Silva’s and Sean Shelby’s shoes, and play UFC matchmaker.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
It’s been a rough road for Scott Jorgensen, who we last saw in the Octagon wearing Wilson Reis’ footprint upside his ribcage after a devastating kick. That was back in October, after Jorgensen had floored Reis and looked to be on his way to a victory. Upon recovering, Reis caught him perfectly with a kick to the body that turned the tables. Moments later, Jorgensen -- retreating from the shock and pain reverb -- was forced to tap via a triangle.That loss hasn’t sat well with him, but the good ne read news >>
WEC and UFC standout Scott Jorgensen has seen both the highs and lows of MMA in the last 10 years. From a title shot against Dominick Cruz to determine UFC's first bantamweight champion, to losing four out of his last five (including one finish he calls "bullshit"), Jorgensen takes it all in stride and remains as determined and focused as ever. "Young Guns" will put that inner strength to the test at "Grapple at the Garden" this Sunday at noon ET on PPV and GFL.tv. In the battle of Team Renzo Gr read news >>
Fighters from the North Caucasus region of Russia prefer to let their actions speak louder than their words, so Ozzy Dugulubgov does most of his talking inside the cage, where he's amassed a 6-2 record and finished his last World Series of Fighting (WSOF) opponent via knockout. Dugulubgov, however, opened up in a recent chat with MMAmania.com, explaining how the antics of fighters like self-described "Baddest Man on the Planet" Joe Warren are unnecessary, noting that it changes nothing inside th read news >>
Stream or download Tuesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests John Moraga, Joe Warren and Elias Garcia.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, Bellator, MMAjunkie Radio, News, Radio, UFC read news >>
UFC welterweight Ben Saunders had to look at referee John McCarthy to make sure what he was seeing was correct.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Tweet of the day honors belong to UFC commentator Joe Rogan as he explained why a bout against CM Punk will never happen. Everyone wants to know who CM Punk will be matched up during his MMA debut, and a couple of fans and fighters alike have suggested that UFC commentator Joe Rogan step in against him. Joe Lauzon tweeted about the match up, and the 47-year-old BJJ and Taekwondo black belt had the perfect reply. Here's why Joe Rogan vs. CM Punk will never happen according to the man himself: Can read news >>
After Joe Rogan’s podcast intervention with UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub, Downes and Fowlkes wonder whether you couldn’t make similar arguments to many UFC fighters, which might give MMA fans plenty to think about.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>