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Jul 6, 2015 3:45 pm

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 5

On Episode 5 of UFC 189 Embedded, featherweight title contender Chad Mendes continues to train hard in Sacramento, California, motivated by the magnitude of the upcoming event. His opponent Conor McGregor does the same in Las Vegas, capping his day with a big-city display of fireworks. Mendes celebrates the holiday weekend on the water before...

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 pm

REPLAY! UFC Hall of Fame Media Conference Call (FULL)

“UFC 189” is just days away, which means it’s International Fight Week! Frank Trigg, Matt Hughes, Bas Rutten and BJ Penn are set to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Check out the replay of the Hall of Fame Media Conference call in its entirety! Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With...

Jul 6, 2015 5:52 am

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 189: Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes

Go into the training camps of Irish sensation Conor McGregor and Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes as they both prep for their UFC featherweight interim title bout in the main event at UFC 189 in this edition of Countdown. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 6, 2015 5:42 am

REPLAY! Countdown to UFC 189: Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, fresh off his win against Johny Hendricks to claim the strap, is set for his first title defense against Canadian Rory MacDonald. Go inside the fight camps of both co-main event stars in this edition of Countdown. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez


Jul 6, 2015 5:07 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva Showcasing Muay-Thai Skills

Anderson Silva has been forced to sit on the sidelines and watch the UFC’s middleweight division shift before his very eyes. While he remains on the rankings, he has slipped from champion to number five under the likes of fellow Brazilians Vitor Belfort and Lyoto Machida. While the status of his suspension for PEDs remains...

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

Anderson Silva Trains with Legendary Guru Dan Inosanto

Anderson Silva has not stopped honing his craft since getting suspended for failing his UFC 183 post-fight drug test. While the results for the test are now up in the air, Silva remains suspended from in-octagon action. Silva is making the most of his time away from the octagon, though! Here he is training with...

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Fabricio Werdum Isn’t Fitting In with the Thai Locals

UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum has been spending some time in Thailand working on becoming a more dangerous kickboxer than he already is. Werdum’s brutal strikes have already knocked out some of the toughest chins in the UFC like Mark Hunt’s, but this Thai taxi driver isn’t afraid of that! Check out this hilarious video...

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Dan Hardy Breaks Down “UFC 189”

John Gooden and Dan Hardy take an in-depth look at the non-title fights on the UFC 189 main card including Brad Pickett vs Thomas Almeida, Gunnar Nelson vs Brandon Thatch and Dennis Bermudez vs Jeremy Stephens. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

Muay Thai Fighter Gets Headkicked into Next Week

Kickboxing and Muay Thai are two of the fastest paced combat sports in existence and this guy was reminded of that in the worst way possible. Sprinter Pangkongprab’s night ended early when Wanchalong PK’s shin cracked the side of his skull, sending him crashing to the canvas.. Pangkongprab tried to make his way back to...

Jul 6, 2015 2:00 am

Watch Out Ladies! BJJ’s Gabi Garcia Is Working the Mitts

Gabi Garcia is one of the most decorated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioners in the game. She possesses nine world championships in BJJ, but it looks like she has been working on her striking. Would a transition of BJJ competition to women’s mixed martial arts be something you would like to see from Gabi Garcia? A video...

Jul 5, 2015 2:09 pm

Dana White Expects UFC 189 to Set U.S. Gate Record with $7 Million

Jose Aldo may be off the biggest event of the summer, but UFC President Dana White still expects “UFC 189” to demolish the company gate record with $7 million in ticket sales. Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes have already done a fantastic job at selling the card’s new main event. The two featherweights are set...

Jul 5, 2015 1:00 pm

This Fan Made “UFC 189″ Promo Will Help You Get Over Loss of Aldo

Fans were quick to dismiss any impact “UFC 189” would have on the world of mixed martial arts once Jose Aldo was pulled from the main event. Chad Mendes has proven not only can he talk trash, but he has the knockout power to back it up! Now that the dust has settled, there’s no...

Jul 5, 2015 11:39 am

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 4

On Episode 4 of UFC 189 Embedded, headliner Chad Mendes trades the gym for a pool to test his endurance in the week before his featherweight title fight. His opponent Conor McGregor enjoys a poolside massage and adds a few unexpected weapons to his arsenal. Plus, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and challenger Rory MacDonald do...

Jul 5, 2015 6:10 am

Josh Koscheck Takes Paul Daley Trash Talk to a New Level

Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley met in the co main-event of UFC 113 in 2010 in what could be viewed as one of the most controversial fights in the company’s history. The drama did not take place DURING the fight, but rather after the final horn had sounded. Koscheck wrestled his way to a victory...

Jul 5, 2015 6:00 am

Free Fight! Frank Mir vs. Mirko Cro Cop (Full)

Mirko Cro Cop is one of the most devastating strikers to compete in MMA, and his high left kick has lead many opponents to a brutal KO. Frank Mir, a high level black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and submission artist with wrestling skills, looks to win. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate...

Jul 5, 2015 5:20 am

UFC 189 Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 3

On Episode 3 of UFC 189 Embedded, featherweight headliner Conor McGregor’s jet-set lifestyle takes him to Los Angeles for an appearance on Conan. In Sacramento, California opposing title contender Chad Mendes wakes up to discover that his phone number has been published by notorious MMA troll Chael Sonnen. Mendes cools off with a visit to...

Jul 5, 2015 5:10 am

WATCH! “Mystic Mac” Guaranteed UFC Title Win… When He was 19 Years Old

When Conor McGregor first signed with the UFC, he sat down with cameras in front of him and made his first bold prediction of his UFC career: He would become World Champion. Chad Mendes and Irish superstar Conor McGregor fight at UFC 189 for the interim UFC featherweight championship on Saturday, July 11 at MGM...

Jul 5, 2015 5:00 am

Free Fight! Thales Leites vs Tim Boetsch (Full)

Thales Leites and Tim Boetsch get their chance to meet in the Octagon, and with the division as stacked as it’s ever been, a win is crucial. Thales Leites takes on Michael Bisping in the main event at Fight Night Glasgow. Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 5, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Top 10 Anderson “Spider” Silva Knockouts

Anderson Silva has supplied some of the greatest knockouts in mixed martial arts history. While he sits on the sidelines, get your fix of the “Spider” by watching the best knockouts of his career! Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 5, 2015 2:00 am

Fighter Goes Into Trance After Brutally Knocking Opponent Out

Michael “Venom” Page landed a ridiculous kick that left his opponent in a daze, but he didn’t follow up to finish the fight like he normally would. Instead, he just stared into space as if he knew his opponent wasn’t going to recover. Let’s hope Page supplies another highlight reel knockout when he faces Rudy...

Jul 5, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! This New Conor McGregor Commercial Is Intense

Conor McGregor has been preparing for the fight of his life at “UFC 189” in his “Mac Mansion”, but it appears he has devoted some time to gaming as well! Just days before his interim-title fight with Chad Mendes, McGregor challenges any and all players of “Game of War” to beat him at his own...

Jul 5, 2015 2:00 am

UFC Octagon Girls Rock Their Red, White, and Blue

Earlier today we took a look at how the fighters of the UFC celebrated their Independence Day. Now, we join the UFC’s octagon girls to see how they represented the red, white, and blue on their July 4th! Happy 4th July to all my American friends!!! A photo posted by ufc (@ufc) on Jul 4,...

Jul 3, 2015 7:15 am

Dana White Blew Up Koscheck’s Phone After Reebok Comments

Former UFC welterweight and ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ season 1 contestant, Josh Koscheck, recently left the promotion and is now with Bellator MMA. In the past week Koscheck has expressed his relief, being able to speak his mind and not having to worry about the UFC punishing him. Well, he thought that was the case. Koscheck...

Jul 2, 2015 12:27 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #74

Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio, Stud Show Radio is BJPENN.COM’s Twice-Weekly podcast covering relevant MMA News, and exclusive interviews with some of the sports leading talent. We go live tonight, at 8:00 PM PT(ish), right here, on BJPENN.COM. REPLAY: Stud Show Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT. Watch past episodes at...

Jul 2, 2015 11:26 am

UFC Vet Cheick Kongo Eying Kimbo, Lashley Bouts

“Honestly, I don’t care about the opponent. Bobby Lashley or ‘Kimbo’ would be interesting. I’m obviously open to it. But I don’t want to waste my time. “If they give me Bobby, let’s go for Bobby. If they give me ‘Kimbo,’ OK, let’s go for ‘Kimbo.’ I’m not here to pick – I’m just here...

Jul 1, 2015 12:54 pm

Leben: “I don’t have anything to prove anymore”

  Former UFC middleweight and TUF 1 cast member Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben recently caught up with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage and talked about his retirement. So, will the fan favorite ever step back into the cage? Probably not. “Everybody’s always asking me, ‘Chris, you should fight again now that you’re not on all these...