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Nov 5, 2015 10:53 pm

UFC 193 Embedded: Episode 1

The build-up for UFC 193 has begun! At UFC 193 on November 14th the UFC women’s bantamweight and strawweight titles will be on the line at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia! In the main event Ronda Rousey will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight title against Holly Holm, while in the co-main event...

Nov 5, 2015 10:20 pm

WATCH! ‘UFC FN: Sao Paulo’ media day highlights

Ahead of Vitor Belfort & Dan Henderson’s trilogy fight on Saturday night, catch the highlights from the ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ media day above! The full fight card for the event is as follows: Main card – FS1 Vitor Belfort vs. Dan Henderson Glover Teixeira vs. Patrick Cummins Thomas Almeida vs. Anthony Birchak Alex...

Nov 5, 2015 9:54 pm

MUST WATCH! Conor McGregor shows off fluid evasive movements

“Evade and strike!” A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:46pm PST A true honor working alongside the Movement Maestro Ido Portal this week!! A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Nov 5, 2015 at 8:09pm PST Ahead of his UFC 194 title unification bout against Jose...

Nov 5, 2015 2:59 pm

On this day: Jose Aldo TKO’s Jonathan Brookins in 2nd WEC fight

Nov5.2008 @JoseAldoJunior competes in his 2nd fight with the WEC, & finishes Jonathan Brookins with strikes (TKO) pic.twitter.com/zU5VDyZh3a — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) November 5, 2015 On this day in 2008, Jose Aldo competed in his 2nd World Extreme Cagefighting fight, where he fought Jonathan Brookins on the preliminary card of the event. In the 3rd round...

Nov 5, 2015 2:40 pm

Exclusive video: Rousey’s coach talks keys to victory against Holm

[ooyala code=”1rczlieDrlxcF26rOX44SFMkmr6TIfSS” player_id=”631143aa3982447caf394a185941cb69″ width=”1280″ height=”720″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s highly anticipated UFC 193 bout against Holly Holm on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, Rousey’s coach Edmond Tarverdyan spoke with BJPENN.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage to discuss what ‘Rowdy’ need to do in order to win the bout and retain the...

Nov 5, 2015 12:24 pm

WATCH! On this day: Rashad Evans becomes Heavyweight winner of TUF 2

Ten years ago today, in just the second season of The Ultimate Fighter, Rashad Evans became the winner of the heavyweight division of the popular new show. Evans’ defeat of Brad Imes via split decision and Joe Stevenson’s win in the welterweight category for the season against Luke Cummo took the fighters into their storied...

Nov 5, 2015 11:11 am

WATCH! #TBT Irishman Conor McGregor brushes up on speaking Gaeilge language

Check out this video from back in March of UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor speaking Gaeilge to the media. McGregor who admittedly said that he needs to brush up on speaking the native tongue of Ireland, could understand the language well, but had a bit of trouble putting his words together. According to fluentin3months:...

Nov 5, 2015 9:57 am

MUST SEE! Cormier & Florian break down Belfort vs. Henderson III

Ahead of ‘UFC Fight Night: Sao Paulo’ this Saturday, Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian break down the highly anticipated trilogy bout. Check it out above! Who do you think will win this bout? In addition, see Belfort and Henderson have their first staredown of the week by clicking THIS LINK.

Nov 5, 2015 9:49 am

One Championship 34 features main event Lowen Tynanes vs. Rasul Yakhyaev in Cambodia

The recent announcement of “ONE Championship 34: Kingdom of Khmer” from officials heads to Cambodia for the promotion’s second time. The event takes place Dec. 5 at Koh Pich Theatre in Phnom Penh, Cambodia and will stream online as a pay-per-view in North America. The main event features the undefeated Hawaiian lightweight Lowen Tynanes against...

Nov 5, 2015 9:48 am

WATCH! Top 5 fighters under 25

On episode 240 of UFC Now, hosts Kenny Florian and Michael Bisping name their top 5 fighters under 25 years old! Check out their list above, and let us know who you thin the best fighters under 25 are in the comments below!

Nov 5, 2015 9:24 am

WATCH! Preview of the tiny-looking Octagon in Australia’s Etihad Stadium

On Nov. 15, UFC 193 takes place in Melbourne, Australia in the Etihad Stadium. The UFC looks to surpass their live attendance record of 55,000 back at UFC129: St-Pierre v Shields in 2011. According to Fox Sports, the UFC has 53,359 seats in the stands and is setting 15,000 more on the ground level. UFC...

Nov 5, 2015 8:53 am

Clip Of The Day: Igor Vovchanchyn KO’s Francisco Bueno

Pride Fighting legend Igor Vovchanchyn was so bad ass and fun to watch. Here is one of many nasty KO's #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/SNIN7ktLQJ — Dana White (@danawhite) November 5, 2015 For UFC President Dana White’s ‘Clip Of The Day’ he selected a clip of famed Russian fighter Igor Vovchanchyn knocking out Francisco Bueno at Pride 8...

Nov 5, 2015 8:02 am

WATCH! Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort staredown video

Wednesday at the ‘UFC Fight Night 77’ media day Dan Henderson & Vitor Belfort came face to face for a staredown. The weigh-ins for the event go down Friday in Sao Paulo, with the fight going down on Saturday on Fox Sports 1.

Nov 5, 2015 7:51 am

Ken Shamrock slams Joe Rogan: Don’t hide behind your mic

When Ken Shamrock lost to Kimbo Slice at Bellator 138 via TKO there were many who speculated that the fight was fake. The first thing that was strange about the fight was that Kimbo and Shamrock were clinched with their faces out of view and both fighters had their mouth near the other’s ear. Second,...

Nov 5, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Rare submission causes opponent to quickly tap in CSFC 12

Check out this fight from CSFC 12 that took place back in July where Percy Hess takes on Mark Thompson. The two fighters quickly tie up after a few strikes are thrown and end up on the ground where Hess pulls off an odd and rare submission. According to CSFC, Hess won via Headlock Choke at...

Nov 4, 2015 4:01 pm

Everlast signs 4 fighters including TJ Dillashaw

Everlast is one of the most well-known manufacturers of combat sports equipment and apparel. News broke Wednesday afternoon that ‘#TeamEverlast’ had signed 4 fighters to a sponsorship deal, one of which was TJ Dillashaw. In addition, former UFC champion Benson Henderson, top ranked welterweight Rory MacDonald, and Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks were all signed...

Nov 4, 2015 12:41 pm

Patricio Freire fires back at Will Brooks: ‘He hit Patricky first and came at me’

In response to Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks’ claim of the Pitbull brothers attacking him, Patricio Freire tweeted that Brooks is a liar. The featherweight champion of Bellator who also fights on Friday at Bellator 145 even posted a previous tweet from Brooks in August that foreshadowed an incident brewing. Will Brooks is a liar. He...

Nov 4, 2015 12:15 pm

Bellator champ Will Brooks claims Pitbull brothers jumped him while on the phone with his mother

Just two days from defending his title against Marcin Held, Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks claimed in a tweet that the Pitbull brothers, Patricio and Patricky Freire, jumped him. Patricio is the Bellator featherweight champion and older brother Patricky fights in the same division as champion Will Brooks in the Bellator lightweight division. Patricio also...

Nov 4, 2015 8:56 am

MUST WATCH! Luke Rockhold assaults annoying golfers in hilarious Golf Digest video

When he’s not knocking out opponents in the Octagon or kicking water bottles off people’s heads, you can find UFC middleweight #1 contender Luke Rockhold on the golf course assaulting annoying golfers, or at least doing so in a funny video for Golf Digest. Rockhold faces Chris Weidman for the UFC middleweight championship at UFC...

Nov 4, 2015 8:40 am

Free fight: Rousey destroys Bethe Correira at UFC 190

Ahead of Ronda Rousey’s highly anticipated UFC 193 title defense against Holly Holm on November 14th at the Etihad Stadium in Melbourne Australia, take a look back at Rousey’s most recent title defense. At UFC 190 Rousey knocked Bethe Correia out cold very early in the fight to retain the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Do...

Nov 4, 2015 8:22 am

Shields upset NSAC ignored Palhares’ eye-gouges

Last month Rousimar Palhares answered to the NSAC for holding a kimura submission after Jake Shields tapped out at WSOF 22. Following the bout Palhares was immediately stripped of the WSOF championship. Palhares was suspended for 2 years for ‘unsportsmanlike conduct’ given that this isn’t the first time he has held a submission after his...

Nov 4, 2015 7:37 am

MUST SEE! Fighter TKO’s opponent with ‘Rock Bottom’

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s ‘Rock Bottom’ is one of the most iconic finishing moves in WWE history. Now, we have seen the first ever ‘Rock Bottom’ TKO in MMA history! Can we please see the RKO next?

Nov 4, 2015 7:00 am

WATCH! Epic Nick Diaz tribute video!

Check out this video put together as a tribute to Nick Diaz that shows the support of fellow fighters speaking out on how asinine Diaz’ punishment from the NSAC is. The video also highlights some of Nick’s greatest fights in MMA. The Stockton, California native tweeted a link to the video saying, “Thanks again to...

Nov 3, 2015 10:29 pm

WATCH! ‘UFC Fight Night Sao Paulo’ video previews

Ahead of UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson III this Saturday, you can catch the main event and co-main event previews right here on BJPENN.com courtesy of the UFC’s official YouTube channel.