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Oct 8, 2015 6:32 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ft. Urijah Faber

Thursday’s episode above! Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a biweekly MMA podcast that airs Tuesday and Thursday right here on BJPENN.COM. The show features hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy talking to callers and guests about all the latest stories in MMA and beyond.  Guests from Team Alpha...

Oct 8, 2015 10:44 am

On The Road — BJ Penn Visits Kings MMA

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Oct 8, 2015 9:59 am

New Japan Organization Will Be Called ‘Rizin Fighting Federation’

Well it’s official. We now know the name of the new MMA organization out of Japan, run by former PRIDE FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara. At a recent press conference it was announced that the promotion will be called ‘Rizin Fighting Federation.’ Many expected them to announce Fedor Emelianenko’s opponent at the press conference, but that...

Oct 7, 2015 7:53 pm

Despite Fighter’s Request, WSOF Not Looking To Release Palhares

Even though former WSOF champion Rousimar Palhares asked to be released from the promotion, following his indefinite suspension and being striped of his title due to his actions during his fight with Jake Shields, it looks like he will not be getting his wish. Palhares is currently waiting to appear in front of the Nevada...

Oct 7, 2015 7:39 pm

WSOF Sets Up 8-man Tournament

We just saw Bellator MMA go old school and put on a one-night, four-man tournament at their ‘Dynamite’ event and now it looks like WSOF will be upping the ante. WSOF announced a little while ago that they were working on doing a tournament, but after a change in venue no other details had been...

Oct 7, 2015 12:58 pm

Tito’s Advice To McGeary? Take Some Public Speaking Classes, Work On Your PR!

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Oct 7, 2015 11:08 am

Training For a Comeback — Bethe Correia’s First Day At AKA

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Oct 7, 2015 9:16 am

Dillashaw Explains Team Change –– ‘I’m getting paid to train there’

On Tuesday it was revealed that current UFC bantamweight champion and Team Alpha Male fighter TJ Dillashaw would be leaving the team in order to go train in Colorado, as a part of a new team, MP Elevation. The team will actually be paying Dillashaw to train there, which according to the champ, is a...

Oct 7, 2015 6:53 am

Paul Daley Petitioning For Major Kickboxing Match

Current Bellator MMA welterweight Paul Daley has his eye on gold, but not just MMA gold. The top 170-pound Bellator fighter is at the top of the division and has said before that he wants to win the title before a big rematch with Josh Koscheck takes place. However now he’s added a new goal...

Oct 6, 2015 7:25 pm

Palhares Wants Out Of WSOF, Asks NSAC To ‘Judge Me As I Should Be Judged’

Former UFC fighter Rousimar Palhares was stripped of his World Series of Fighting welterweight title and suspended indefinitely following his most recent fight against Jake Shields. In that fight he repeatedly put his fingers near Shields’ eye and seemed to scratch, or gauge them. Even after the referee warned him he continued to do so. Then,...

Oct 6, 2015 6:21 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ft. UFC Champion TJ Dillashaw

There’s been a lot going on today in headlines regarding the sudden departure of UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. Get the scoop from the guys themselves. Enjoy! Stud Show Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PMish PT. Watch past episodes at the official Stud Show Radio Youtube Channel, or visit for more information.

Oct 6, 2015 3:33 pm

Michael Page Gets Charlie Ontiveros For Bellator 144

Fan favorite and flashy striker Michael ‘Venom’ Page now has an opponent locked down for the upcoming Bellator 144 event. It was announce by the promotion that the undefeated fighter will be taking on Charlie Ontiveros. The welterweight scrap will take place at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., on October 23. The main...

Oct 6, 2015 1:58 pm

Royce Gracie: ‘Bellator Treats Their Fighters Well… Diaz Got Screwed’

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Oct 6, 2015 1:03 pm

FELLAS! Meet The BJPENN.COM Ring Girls! — Special Feature

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Oct 6, 2015 12:12 am

Rampage Uses Video Game To Rip Bong And Free Nick Diaz

A video posted by Quinton Jackson (@rampage4real) on Oct 5, 2015 at 8:18pm PDT rampage4real I had to repost this.. A guy from twitch recorded me playing GTA saying free Nick Diaz 😂 (rampageishuman) #twitch MMA legend and all around hilarious guy, ‘Rampage’ Jackson, has started using the video streaming service, ‘Twitch’, which allows you...

Oct 5, 2015 4:03 pm

Your Support Matters! Please Sign The Nick Diaz Petition Now!

The official White House petition to get Nick Diaz’s five year suspension lifted has blown up, but he still needs all the help he can get! Nearly one month ago, Nick Diaz was suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for failing one of his post fight drug tests for marijuana. The commission wanted to...

Oct 5, 2015 3:18 pm


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Oct 5, 2015 11:45 am

“Mr. Wonderful” Discusses Recent Bellator Tournament Win

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Oct 5, 2015 11:43 am

Coker Ready To Book Tito Ortiz Another Scrap

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Oct 5, 2015 10:07 am

Music Icon Cher supports lifting NAC’s Nick Diaz ban!

As soon as it was revealed that Nick Diaz would be getting suspended for five years for failing one of his UFC 183 post-fight drug tests, the mixed martial arts community came out in full support of the popular UFC fighter. Everybody from Ronda Rousey to Henry Cejudo spoke out against the Nevada State Athletic...

Oct 2, 2015 9:05 am

Henry Cejudo willing to give up UFC title shot to support Nick Diaz

UFC flyweight Henry Cejudo made headlines a little while back when he publicly proclaimed that he would be boycotting Nevada and would refuse any fights taking place there. This all came after Nick Diaz was suspended for five years by the Nevada State Athletic Commission and fined $165,000 for testing positive for marijuana metabolites. Cejudo...

Oct 2, 2015 5:44 am

Jon Fitch vs. Yushin Okami Winner Will Face Jake Shields For Vacant WSOF WW Title

The World Series of Fighting had to deal with a big situation recently, with the whole Jake Shields vs. Rousimar Palhares situation. After their welterweight title fight the promotion made the decision to strip Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. Palhares continually scratched at Shields’ eyes throughout the fight and then, when he...

Sep 30, 2015 6:32 am

Bellator’s LC Davis Fought Two Rounds With Injured Eye

This past Friday, at Bellator 143, bantamweights Joe Warren and LC Davis fought in the night’s main event to determine the number one contender and the next time challenger. It was Warren, the former champ, who came out on top after three rounds of grinding grappling work. He got Davis down early and often and...

Sep 29, 2015 7:14 pm

Phil Davis On Fedor’s Choice To Fight In Japan: ‘It’s Entirely Business’

Bellator MMA light heavyweight Phil Davis is coming off of quite the debut, winning a one night, four-man tournament at ‘Dynamite’ to earn a shot at the title, against Liam McGeary. There’s no word yet on when that title fight will take place, although president Scott Coker said it would likely the place towards the...

Sep 28, 2015 3:13 pm

Scott Coker addresses the future of Kimbo Slice in Bellator

Fedor Emelianenko caught the mixed martial arts world off guard when he announced he would be making his return to the sport in a new Japanese based promotion rather than UFC or Bellator. While details surrounding his fight have yet to be revealed, fans have been clamoring about who “The Last Emperor” will be stepping...