UFC 227 garnered more buys than expected

UFC 227 is in the books and it boasted a solid main event pitting bantamweight champ T.J. Dillashaw against Cody Garbrandt. The feud is one of the most well known but probably not mainstream like Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor. Also on the card was former flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson vs. current champ Henry Cejudo. … Read more

Golovkin vs. Lemieux live results and round-by-round updates

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin faces David Lemieux for the WBA and IBF Middleweight Championship Saturday night from Madison Square Garden and broadcasting live on HBO Pay-Per-View. Roman Gonzalez faces Brian Viloria for the WBC Flyweight Championship in the co-headliner. Join us here at PMN for live round-by-round updates of the main event! UNDERCARD RESULTS: Middleweight: Tureano … Read more

Ben Askren vs. Luis Santos rematch headlines ‘ONE: Pride of Lions’ in November

Luis “Sapo” Santos (61-9-1, 1 NC) will get his shot at the ONE Championship welterweight title once again when he faces 170-pound champ Ben Askren (14-0, 1 NC) in a rematch on Nov. 13 in Singapore. The 35-wins-by-knockout veteran had finished seven straight opponents leading up to his first fight with Askren in April when … Read more

Report: Mayweather vs. Berto pay-per-view flops at box office

It’s a long way off from the 4.4 million pay-per-view buys Mayweather vs. Pacquiao did in May, but the numbers for last weekend’s Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto fight are considerably less. ESPN boxing reporter Dan Rafael is saying a “generous” estimate for pay-per-view buys on Mayweather vs. Berto is 550,000. PPV industry source on #MayweatherBerto numbers … Read more

Watch UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 LIVE weigh-in’s at 7 p.m. ET

The UFC 177  PPV event is set to take place on Saturday at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. The event will feature the anticipated rematch between current bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champion Renan Barao. Dillashaw shocked the MMA world with a dominant TKO win in their first match at UFC 173 to dethrone the longtime … Read more

Ben Askren talks ONE FC, title fight, no interest in UFC, more

Ben Askren will challenge Nobutatsu Suzuki for his ONE FC Welterweight World Title in just a few days. Ahead of that fight he talked to BJPenn.com about the fight and the potential of a UFC future. Askren is potentially one of the greatest fighters alive today to never set foot in the UFC’s Octagon. After it … Read more

Canelo vs. Lara full video highlights

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez won a controversial split decision in the main event of the Showtime “Honor & Glory” PPV event. Lara landed the cleaner punches all night, going almost exclusively to the head while Alvarez went to the body trying to slow down the movement of Lara. The judges scorecards were (115-113 Lara, 115-113 Alvarez, … Read more

Bellator 120: Next Day Thoughts and Discussion

The inaugural Bellator PPV finally took place Saturday night in Mississippi with Rampage Jackson taking on King Mo Lawal in the main event. Trust me, I’ll get to that fight in just a second, but I just wanted to give some general feedback regarding the PPV main card after having about 12 hours to digest it

The Bellator 120 PPV full card

The Bellator 120 PPV event is set to take place on Saturday, May 17, in Southaven, Miss. The event will be headlined by the light heavyweight tournament final between Rampage Jackson and King Mo Lawal. The original main event between Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler was scraped a few days ago when Alvarez suffered a concussion in training. Chandler will now take on Will Brooks for the Bellator interim lightweight title.