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Jun 23, 2015 3:00 am

‘King Mo’ Is Going Silent, Won’t Talk Before Bellator Tournament

“The thing is, what are they going to ask me? The same questions you’re all going to ask me now? If people want, they can just paste and copy my quotes.” “As far as the tournament, there’s nothing to talk about. I won’t know what’s going on until weigh-ins – because we don’t know who’s...

Jun 23, 2015 3:00 am

Mental Coaching Success — ‘I Can Curse Aldo’s Mother And He Wont Do Nothing’

Check out this interview with Jose Aldo’s ‘secret weapon’, Jonas Bilharinho, who he brought in to emulate Conor McGregor. Bilharinho not only moves like McGregor, but he said he also has been trash talking Aldo while training to get him prepared. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 23, 2015 12:01 am

Stud Show Radio Ep. #71––LIVE NOW

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 are LIVE! Right here, on BJPENN.COM. LIVE FEED: Stud Show Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT. Watch past episodes at the official Stud Show...

Jun 22, 2015 5:33 pm

Kimbo Slice Was Choked Out 3 Times Training for Shamrock Fight

The drama surrounding the main event of Bellator 138 is endless, but there seems to be a reasonable explanation for everything. Before Kimbo Slice was taken down by Ken Shamrock with the greatest of ease, fans could hear them talking while in a tie-up. Slice recently explained that he was simply talking trash to hype...


Jun 22, 2015 3:28 pm

WSOF Inks Deals with Free Agents LaRue Burley and Louis Taylor

World Series of Fighting made two major signings this week when they picked up free agents LaRue Burley and Louis Taylor. Sources close to the situation confirmed the signings with BJPENN.COM. LaRue “The Cannibal” Burley (6-0) is an undefeated lightweight who has finished all but two of his opponents. Burley has racked up wins in...

Jun 22, 2015 3:00 pm

Jose Aldo Featured in New Ad: ‘Nobody Is King By Chance. The Joke Is Over’

Jose Aldo will be stepping into the octagon at “UFC 189” to defend his UFC Featherweight Championship. Aldo has been the king of his division since he arrived in the UFC and he hasn’t suffered a loss since 2005. Spartacus from /r/MMA supplied the translation of the end of the commercial: “Nobody becomes a king...

Jun 22, 2015 2:56 pm

Ratings Report: Kimbo Slice on Bellator 138 Breaks Records

Bellator 138 aired live from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri and featured a main event bout between the popular Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. Slice defeated Shamrock by way of TKO in the opening round after nearly getting submitted in the opening minutes of the contest. The ratings are in and it turns...

Jun 22, 2015 2:03 pm

Referee Big John: Kimbo Slice Did Not Tap in Ken Shamrock Fight

Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock concluded Friday’s “Bellator 138” broadcast with a bit of controversy in their main-event bout. Slice was taken down immediately in the opening round and it seemed like Shamrock had locked in an inescapable rear naked choke. Shamrock cranked on the hold and it looked like Slice had submitted by tapping...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 pm

UFC Fighter Helps and Inspires 9 Year Old Cancer Survivor

The inspirational story of undefeated 23-year-old bantamweight Cody Garbrandt’s unbreakable bond with 9-year-old cancer survivor Maddux Maple. Cody Garbrandt will be stepping into the octagon to face Enrique Brinoes on July 11th at UFC 189. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 22, 2015 12:56 pm

Was Kimbo/Shamrock Fixed? Bellator Commentator Addresses Rumors

Kimbo Slice stepped into the cage for the first time since 2010 last Friday and blasted through Ken Shamrock in less than five minutes. By the time the bout ended, some fans on social media and even UFC commentator Joe Rogan questioned the legitimacy of the result. What caused them to think the fight was...

Jun 22, 2015 12:09 pm

Free Fight! Yoel Romero vs Clifford Starks (Full)

Cuban Olympic wrestling silver medalist Yoel Romero makes his debut in the UFC against the equally dangerous Clifford Starks at UFC on FOX 7, from San Jose, California. Yoel Romero battles Lyoto Machida this weekend at Fight Night Hollywood, Florida. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 22, 2015 11:58 am

Tito Ortiz Turned Down Fight with Frank Shamrock, ‘Fans Don’t Want to Watch That’

Bellator released a major announcement that they plan to run a joint show with GLORY Kickboxing in September which will air on Spike TV. Featured on the card will be a bout between Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion Liam McGeary and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz. The bout will be for the championship, but...

Jun 22, 2015 10:41 am

“UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia” Card Finalized with 13 Fights

Ronda Rousey will finally be able to get her hands on rival Bethe Correia at UFC 190. The fate of the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship hangs in the balance in the main-event that Rousey vows will go longer than usual as he intends to punish Correia for her personal trash-talk. Correia will be looking to...

Jun 22, 2015 10:00 am

Lawler Breaks Down Title Fight with MacDonald at UFC 189

Host Jon Anik ventures to South Florida’s American Top Team for a hard hitting interview with UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, who reveals his ambitious plans for staying on top. Lawler is set to defend his title against Rory MacDonald at UFC 189 in July in the co main-event. Who do you have walking out...

Jun 22, 2015 9:18 am

Kimbo Slice: ‘I Was Talking Trash to Shamrock During Our Fight’

Kimbo Slice proved to still be a major draw in the sport of mixed martial arts last Friday night when he brutally knocked Ken Shamrock out at Bellator 138. Slice was excited about the win and always had intentions of knocking Shamrock out cold. “As soon as we locked up he grabbed my hand immediately...

Jun 22, 2015 8:00 am

UFC Fighters Talk About What Father’s Day Meant to Them

Father’s Day has come and gone and the fighters of the UFC talk about what it meant to them to spend time with their families on the special day. Anthony Pettis, Luke Rockhold, Ben Rothwell, Cain Velasquez, Matt Mitrione, Rafael dos Anjos, Eddie Alvarez, and Daniel Cormier talk about what Father’s Day means to them....

Jun 22, 2015 6:32 am

REPLAY! Joanna Jedrzejczyk Post Fight Octagon Interview

After another dominant performance, Joanna Jedrzejczyk talks with Dan Hardy inside the Octagon about her performance and what might be next for her. Who would you like to see “Joanna Champion” fight next? Share your thoughts in the comment section below! Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 22, 2015 3:00 am

WATCH! Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Plans to Take Werdum Out… to Lunch

Avid Ultimate Fighting Championship fan Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson recently took to Twitter to call out Fabricio Werdum to say he’s going to take him OUT… to lunch. The Rock thanks his family in the UFC offices for hyping his newest TV show “Ballers”. Looking forward to #Ballers premiere tonight, @TheRock! Congrats fam! pic.twitter.com/SQSKW1zPc9...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! UFC 189 Promo: Say Hello to My Little Friend

Dana White and the UFC have spent hundreds and thousands of dollars on commercials and trailers to hype Jose Aldo’s meeting with Conor McGregor at UFC 189. However, sometimes fan made promos get the job done! ‘Scareface’ mashed up with “UFC 189” seems like a match made in heaven. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Biggest Mismatches in MMA History

Mismatches happen in every single sport. Whether it’s The Cleveland Cavaliers (or what was left of them) getting whooped by Golden State Warriors in Game 6 or someone like Nate Quarry getting brutally knocked out by Rich Franklin, mismatches are fun to watch! Check out some of the biggest mismatches in mixed martial arts history!...

Jun 22, 2015 2:00 am

WATCH! Slice/Shamrock Reenacted in Claymation

Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock’s main event fight, regardless of how athletic it was, has done wonders for Bellator. Bellator CEO Scott Coker predicts it will be one of the company’s most watched fights in history on SPIKE. Fans are starting to recreate the fight, and this Instagram user parodied the fight in claymation! Slice...

Jun 21, 2015 9:00 pm

Final “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” Card Is Stacked, 11 Fights Confirmed

“UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor” is set to be one of the company’s biggest pay-per-views in history. Dana White claims that it going to break 1,000,000 buys and it’s because of the amazing double main event, highlighting two title fights. The card is set to take place in Las Vegas on July 11th. Conor McGregor...

Jun 21, 2015 7:17 pm

Royce Gracie vs. Ken Shamrock 3? Gracie Thinks It Can Happen

Royce Gracie and Ken Shamrock could go down as one of the best rivalries from the earlier days in UFC. Gracie made quick work of Shamrock in the first UFC ever when he submitted him in just fifty-seven seconds. Their second fight went the distance and was quite the opposite of their first meeting inside...

Jun 21, 2015 4:00 pm

Coach: ‘Kimbo Slice Has Some Big Balls’

Kimbo Slice stepped into the cage on Friday night with victory on his mind, and he walked out with his hands held high. It wasn’t without issues, however. His opponent, MMA icon Ken Shamrock, took Slice down in the opening minutes and locked in a tight rear naked choke. Slice looked like he contemplated tapping...

Jun 21, 2015 3:07 pm

53 Year Old Herschel Walker Interested in MMA Comeback

Strikeforce was most known for putting on some of the most bizarre fights in mixed martial arts. After PRIDE closed their doors, Strikeforce was one of the last major organizations to give fighters who would usually have to start out on bottom a major stage to showcase their skills. Former NCAA Heisman Trophy winner and...

Jun 21, 2015 1:58 pm

Happy… Father’s Day? ‘Aldo, I AM YOUR DADDY!’ — WATCH!

Conor McGregor brought an interview to light in the spirit of Father’s Day where he tells Jose Aldo who is truly in charge! It seems to have been lost in translation, but Aldo’s face once he realizes what McGregor saying is priceless. My son Jose probably plays that cartoony game. Daddy plays @GameOfWar! #FathersDay #GameOfWar...

Jun 21, 2015 12:29 pm

Shamrock: ‘Slice Tapped, but I Made the Rookie Mistake of Letting Go’

Ken Shamrock is not taking too kind to the fact that some people seem to think the “fix” was in for his bout with Kimbo Slice. Joe Rogan recently questioned the validity of Slice’s victory on his podcast, and some fans thought it was fishy the moment it happened. Shamrock had a rear naked choke...