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Jan 21, 2015 11:31 am

Fight Night Stockholm: On the Brink – Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson’s first person account of one of the greatest fights of 2013. From the moment Gustafsson arrives in Canada, through his epic five round battle with Jon Jones, experience the light heavyweight challenger’s exclusive account of UFC 165. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 21, 2015 10:47 am

Salary Report: ‘WSOF 17: Shields vs. Foster’ Edition

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has sent BJPENN.COM the disclosed fighter pay for last weekend’s WSOF 17 event in Las Vegas. Topping the list of disclosed pay is main event winner Jake Shields, with $65,000.00. Rounding out the night’s lowest pay is card opener Jamie Point, who made just $750.00. The full list of WSOF...

Jan 21, 2015 10:39 am

REPLAY! Ryan Bader vs. Keith Jardine (Full Fight)

Keith Jardine’s UFC record reads like a Who’s Who of the light heavyweight division’s best. Unbeaten Ryan Bader wants what Jardine has, and to get it, he will have to beat ‘The Dean of Mean’. Bader returns to the Octagon at Fight Night Stockholm where he will take on Phil Davis. Share Tweet Email +1...

Jan 21, 2015 10:17 am

GSP Returns To Gymnastics

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges “Rush” St-Pierre has returned to gymnastics. This morning I got back to gymnastics training for the first time in 2015! — Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) January 20, 2015 A video posted by Georges St-Pierre (@georgesstpierre) on Jan 20, 2015 at 12:12pm PST Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 21, 2015 10:12 am

Palhares on Shields: ‘He knows I’ll submit him’

“What this guy said about me is weird, but even parrot’s talk. Now it’s time to work hard and see who’s the best. You know why he was so mad? Because he knows he has to fight me now and knows that he will lose, that I will submit him. He trains jiu-jitsu, he knows...

Jan 21, 2015 9:59 am

Snoop & Son: A Dad’s Dream – The UFC fight

Cordell Broadus, son of Snoop Dogg and star wide receiver at Bishop Gorman High School, attends his first UFC fight. “Snoop and Son: A Dad’s Dream” comes on January 21, 28, and February 4th, Wednesdays at 7:00pm on ESPN. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 21, 2015 9:50 am

Gray Maynard Training With Jose Aldo

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is drilling with the former lightweight title challenger Gray Maynard. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 21, 2015 5:00 am

UFC Rankings Report: Week of 1/19/15

The Rankings Report is a weekly series that gives you, the fans, an in-depth look into the official UFC rankings. This week Matt Parrino and Forrest Griffin talk about Conor McGregor, Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson and more. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 20, 2015 6:24 pm

UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs Johnson

UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs Johnson brings you inside the lives of six of the world’s top fighters readying to battle in Stockholm, Sweden for what is being hailed as the greatest UFC card ever held in Europe. Starring in the main event is hometown hero, Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson. From Las Vegas,...

Jan 20, 2015 1:17 pm

Ireland’s Holohan Confronts Lamas For Anti-McGregor Stunt

Top UFC featherweight Ricardo Lamas made himself available to media during the weekend’s UFC Boston event. While backstage Lamas was confronted by Conor McGregor Teammate Patrick Holohan. Lamas also discussed McGregor’s chances against the featherweight champion. Enjoy! Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 20, 2015 12:44 pm

Lima Injured, Daley To Remain On Bellator 134 Card

Earlier today Douglas Lima took to twitter announcing his removal from the upcoming Bellator 134 event. I'm again devastated to announce but I did get injured again in camp. Recovery is just 4-6 weeks I should be able to fight April or May. — Douglas Lima (@PhenomLima) January 20, 2015 The welterweight title fight, originally scheduled...

Jan 20, 2015 12:08 pm

Cro Cop Hints At Possible UFC Return

Rumors on the MMA front this week are centered around a possible UFC return for Mirko Cro Cop. The fighting legend was originally expected to sign with Bellator, but behind-the-scenes rumors started circulating that the UFC outbid their competitor, to once again secure Mirko. While we don’t usually take to rumors on BJPENN.COM, further evidence...

Jan 20, 2015 10:32 am

Fedor Makes It Clear, He Does Not Want To Fight

“He’s made it very clear he doesn’t want to fight right now. He didn’t say he never wants to fight. He just said right now.” Bellator MMA President Scott Coker informed the media following last week’s Bellator event that he was not able to come to terms with Fedor Emelianenko. Disappointed? Emelianenko last saw action...

Jan 20, 2015 9:35 am

Dan Hardy Breaks Down Gustafsson vs. Johnson

Go Inside the Octagon with Unibet. Let Dan Hardy and John Gooden guide you through the huge main event at UFC Fight Night Stockholm between Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 20, 2015 5:00 am

REPLAY! Jake Shields vs. Brian Foster (Full)

Jake Shields returned to combat over the weekend, against a very game Brian Foster. If you missed the WSOF 17 main event, here’s the full fight. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 19, 2015 9:54 pm

REPLAY! Jon Jones Opens Up About Failed Drug Test (Full)

By now the MMA community knows that Jon Jones failed a random pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 182 clash against Daniel Cormier. Tonight, Jones first interview since the news broke of his failed drug test was aired on Fox Sports Live. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 19, 2015 8:56 pm

Luke Rockhold Kicks Shoe Off Friend’s Head

Been "kicking" it down south too long. Time to get home and get to business! Thanks @andremataele for the coaching tips. A video posted by Luke Rockhold (@lukerockhold) on Jan 19, 2015 at 10:44am PST Luke Rockhold has been seen in several videos kicking objects off of various people’s heads. In the above-video we see...

Jan 19, 2015 8:24 pm

REPLAY! Gustafsson vs. Johnson Preview

On Saturday, Alexander Gustafsson squares off against Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in Stockholm for the #1 contender spot at light heavyweight. Ahead of the bout, Daniel Cormier, Gilbert Melendez, and Frankie Edgar broke down the bout on Fox Sports 1. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jan 19, 2015 8:06 pm

‘2015 UFC Preview: A Look Ahead’

UFC analysts Jon Anik, Brian Stann, and Dominick Cruz preview a stacked year for the UFC, taking an in-depth look at several marquee matchups that will be taking place in the coming months. Which are you most excited to see? Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit