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Jul 18, 2015 8:03 am

Cub Swanson: ‘Ranking’s Don’t Mean Much In Terms Of Title Shots’

Longtime featherweight contender Cub Swanson has had a rough go as of late. After getting his six-fight win streak dismantled by Frankie Edgar, he was put against a hungry Max Holloway, and suffered a similar fate. Having now dropped his last two contests, Cub tells BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage, he’s just “enjoying life.” “Just take...

Jul 18, 2015 8:01 am

Striker pulls out slick submission following impressive stand up performance — Watch!

Moise Rimbon, one of the world’s top middleweight fighters, once again put his dominance on display on the Asian fight circuit, recently. Watch the Phuket Top Team fighter batter his opponent on the feet, then submit him on the ground. Phuket Dreaming, brought to you by Phuket Top Team and BJPENN.COM, is MMA’s most watched...

Jul 18, 2015 8:00 am

Leg Jitsu? — How One UFC Fighter Created His Own Game

Ian Entwistle is a UFC prospect on the rise, and what’s most notable about the Phuket Top Team fighter is his ability to grab heel-hooks and finish fights. Above is his style explained, enjoy! Phuket Dreaming, brought to you by Phuket Top Team and BJPENN.COM, is MMA’s most watched web-series. Shot by MMA’s infamous Genghis...

Jul 18, 2015 12:55 am

Asian Fans Want Askren To Get Whooped

“I think in a lot of countries in Asia, they want to see the loudmouth, arrogant American get beat up. I’m not saying that is what Askren is. I’m not saying that about a champion. The stereotype of Americans in Asia is being loudmouth, arrogant and bragging, all this kind of stuff. That stereotype is...

Jul 17, 2015 8:59 pm

‘Bellator 140: Lima Vs. Koreshkov’ Results

Bellator 140 goes down tonight on spike.com and Spike TV. In the main event the welterweight title is on the line between champ Douglas Lima and challenger Andrey Koreshkov. Also on the main card is fan favorite and deadly striker Paul Daley, who will go up against Dennis Olson. Stick with BJPENN.COM for the latest results MAIN...

Jul 17, 2015 8:58 pm

Matt Hughes Surprises BJ Penn At UFC Fan Expo Booth

Once bitter rivals, BJ Penn and Matt Hughes have long settled their beef and found their way to friendship. In this candid clip, BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage catches the two former champions embracing at the UFC Fan Expo, 2015. A surprise for Penn, who was engaged with the fans in attendance. Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont...

Jul 17, 2015 8:31 pm

REPLAY! Paul Daley Get The TKO In Round 2

Paul Daley finishes his fight in the second with a barrage of big punches. Check it out. Do you think it’s time for him to fight Josh Koscheck? https://twitter.com/ZProphet_MMA/status/622238005097467904 Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

Jul 17, 2015 8:02 pm

Bellator 140 Results: Daley Blasts His Way To A TKO Win

In the co-main event of the evening, fan favorite and heavy hitter Paul Daley took on Dennis Olson. In the first Daley lands his first punch, a jab, and Olsen drops. Olsen gets to his feet quick, then goes for a takedown. He got the takedown. Daley manages to get to his feet, but Olsen...

Jul 17, 2015 6:30 pm

REPLAY! Bellator’s Michael Page Lands A Walk-Off KO

Bellator 140 is going down right now on Spike TV, and the first fight delivered! Check out Michael Page’s one punch KO! Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

Jul 17, 2015 2:40 pm

Dillashaw: ‘McGregor has the worst B.O. Ever… He Stinks So Bad’

Last night, BJPENN.COM’s Stud Show Radio returned to action with a championship lineup featuring Team Alpha Male’s T.J. Dillashaw. During the 90-minute broadcast, the panel touched on an interesting topic… The stench of Conor McGregor. “That’s a great technique. A great technique he uses to out-stink his opponent,” chimed the UFC bantamweight champion, when the...

Jul 17, 2015 10:21 am

Belfort: ‘I think that spinning headkick got to Rockhold’s head’

“I don’t have any animosity, he (Luke Rockhold) does. I think that spinning head kick got to his head. I don’t have anything against anybody. I want to fight the best guys, like I always did. I want to finish my legacy in the sport, fighting the best.” BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage stole a few...

Jul 17, 2015 9:24 am

Hammer Fist KO? Yes it happens… Brutal! — MUST WATCH!

Many Mixed Martial Arts fighters often employ the use of hammer fists while fighting inside the cage. The technique is a valuable form of offense for a fighter controlling their opponent from top position. What’s fairly uncommon is knocking your guy out with one. Hit play above, enjoy! Phuket Dreaming, brought to you by Phuket...

Jul 17, 2015 9:23 am

Cris Cyborg: ‘I dont hate Ronda Rousey, I’m just promoting the fight’

“No, I don’t hate her. I just want to make money, to promote the fight. I dont like speaking bad things. Her style I respect, I dont hate her. I think everything’s professional… For sure, after the fight I can say hi, talk to her, I don’t have any problems with her. Sometimes if you...

Jul 17, 2015 9:22 am

TJ Dillashaw Calls Out McGregor: ‘That’s A Fight I Can Win’

Are you ready for another super-fight? On July 25, 2015, TJ Dillashaw will be looking to prove to the world that his victory over Renan Barao at UFC 173 was no fluke. If Dillashaw defends his UFC Bantamweight Championship like he plans to, he wants to square off with Conor McGregor next. “That’s a fight...

Jul 17, 2015 9:21 am

UFC Fighters React To Mike Swick’s Retirement

UFC welterweight and TUF 1 vet Mike ‘Quick’ Swick has officially retired from the sport of MMA. Swick hadn’t been active in quite some time, until he came back at UFC 189 this past Saturday and loss a tough decision to Alex Garcia. After the fight Swick decided to hang up the gloves and call...

Jul 17, 2015 9:20 am

WSOF VP: ‘We Can Afford Fedor And Lesnar’

Bellator? UFC? What about the World Series of Fighting? Fedor Emelianenko and everyone is wondering where he will fight. There’s still the big chance he stays in Russia and fights for M-1 Global, but if he does come over to the states, which promotion will he go with? Well, WSOF’s Vice President Ali Abdel-Aziz wants...

Jul 16, 2015 4:18 pm

REPLAY! BJPenn.com Radio With Jeremy “Lil Heathen” Stephens

Check Out Sports Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with BJPenncom Radio on BlogTalkRadio Join us tonight at 5 P.M. PST as BJPenn.com Radio is joined by Jeremy Stephens. Jeremy is coming off a 3rd round highlight KO of Dennis Bermudez. We will talk to Jeremy about the bout, how it feels when he lands his...

Jul 16, 2015 4:16 pm

Poll: Who You Got?

Conor McGregor returned to action at last weekend’s UFC 189 event, and effectively dismantled Chad Mendes for the UFC’s interim featherweight title. Next up is the fight all fight fans are clamoring for, Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor. Who you got? Who you got? Aldo or McGregor

Jul 16, 2015 4:15 pm

‘Bellator 140: Lima Vs. Koreshkov’ Weigh-In Results–– 4 Fighters Miss Weight

Bellator 140 goes down tomorrow night on Spike TV and features a welterweight title fight between the champion Douglas Lima and challenger Andrey Koreshkov. Also featured on the main card is the heavy-hitter Paul Daley, who takes on Dennis Olson. The prelims will air on SpikeTV.com at 7PM ET and the main card kicks off...

Jul 16, 2015 10:31 am

Coker Officially Pulls Joe Schilling From ‘Dynamite’ Event

Bellator MMA president Scott Coker confirms that Bellator and GLORY fighter Joe Schilling will not be able to go for the upcoming Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event. Schilling was scheduled to participate in a kickboxing match on Sept. 19, but because of his devastating KO loss to Hisaki Kato at Bellator 139 Schilling won’t be medically cleared...

Jul 16, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! Phil Baroni Wrestles 3 Matches In One Night

Yes, wrestling may be scripted. There are tricks to make everything look more brutal than it really is. Don’t kid yourself though; Everything you see take place inside of a wrestling ring hurts. It hurts even more for the opponents stepping into the ring with “New York Badass” Phil Baroni. Baroni is breaking into the...

Jul 15, 2015 1:28 pm

Melvin Guillard vs. Brandon Girtz set to headline Bellator 141

Melvin Guillard (32-14-2 MMA) will make his Bellator debut next month when he squares off against fellow lightweight Brandon Girtz (11-4 MMA) in the headlining bout of Bellator 141. Bellator officials announced the news earlier today: “Since signing Melvin in May, we have been anxious to get him inside the Bellator cage,” Bellator MMA President...

Jul 14, 2015 3:10 am

Paul Daley: ‘Mr. Crotch-Check Has Serious Issues’

The war of the words continue between Bellator MMA fighters Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley. While talking to The Three Amigos Podcast, Daley had plenty to say about Koscheck: “I think Mr Crotch-check has some serious issues. I think he has some delayed development of the brain. He’s just a very weird guy. I commend...