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Sep 18, 2012 10:15 am

VIDEO | The UFC Takes Us Through Jon Jones' Journey Through The Ranks | UFC NEWS

On August 9, 2008, no one knew much about Jon Jones. That was the day he graced the UFC Octagon for the first time against Andre Gusmao. Nicknamed “Bones”, Jones was a former junior college national wrestling champion who began fighting professionally to take care of his family. Learn more about his journey moving up...


Sep 18, 2012 8:03 am

Podcast: Listen to Sunday's Edition of BJPenn.Com Radio with Matt Brown, Joey Beltran and Jake Rosholt

This past Sunday on BJPenn.com Radio, hosts Mitch Ciccarelli and Bryan Levick were joined by three ultra-tough MMA stars including UFC light heavyweight slugger Joey Beltran, former UFC middleweight Jake Rosholt and devastating UFC welterweight Matt “The Immortal” Brown. After being cut from the UFC’s heavyweight division at the start of the year, Beltran returned...

Sep 17, 2012 2:20 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones Appears As Ring Girl In Speedo In This Invicta Promo | UFC NEWS

Invicta’s “Karate Hottie” has made a promo video for Invicta’s “got talent” competition and most notable in the video is UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones appearing as a ring “man”. Here’s the description straight from her Youtube Account:   [box_light] I Need your vote! Vote “Contestant 3#” at http://invictafc.com/invictas-got-talent/ Featuring myself “Michelle Waterson”, UFC fighters...

Sep 17, 2012 9:34 am

BJPenn.Com Exclusive: Joseph Benavidez Interview Part One

Joseph Benavidez is nothing if not persistent. The story of how he drove around looking for Urijah Faber’s gym while on vacation in California is well documented. Thankfully for him as well as the fans his persistence paid off and the two hooked up and have forged a strong bond and working relationship. Faber and...

Sep 17, 2012 8:32 am

Dana White Breaks Down The Truth Behind Fighter Pay | UFC NEWS

UFC president Dana White recently took some time out of his busy schedule to sit down with Fox 11 Los Angeles and while on, journalist, James Koh had his way with the UFC boss and asked the tough questions, particularly with the hot button topic of fighter pay. Here are some highlights, proceed to page...

Sep 17, 2012 8:20 am

UFC CEO Discusses The UFC's Expansion Into India | UFC NEWS

Lorenzo Fertitta just returned from a trip to India. He talks about the knowledge of MMA in the country and when the first live show may be there. Here are some highlights: “That’s a market that we think has a lot of potential, but we are literally starting from ground zero,” Fertitta said at a...

Sep 16, 2012 6:02 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Kyle Kingsbury Talks Steroids, Career, and Manuwa

The jump to the video is at the bottom of the page. Kyle Kingsbury is coming off a disappointing loss to Glover Teixeira, and before that a decision loss to Stephan Bonnar. He is someone who admittedly looks forward to putting on a fight of the night type performance and doesn’t mind if it’s coming...

Sep 16, 2012 2:19 pm

Rick Roufus Post-Fight Blog

After weeks of training and preparation 46-year-old Rick Roufus walked away victorious last Saturday in Los Angeles. The Arizona resident defeated “Mighty” Mo Siliga via split decision at the K-1 2012 World Grand Prix. Roufus has shared with us his thoughts, training regiments and some personal feelings over the past 6 weeks. Now he shares...

Sep 16, 2012 8:31 am

PODCAST: #6 BJPenn.Com Radio: Joey Beltran, Jake Rosholt & Matt Brown

Tonight on BJPenn.com Radio, hosts Mitch Ciccarelli and Bryan Levick will be joined by three ultra-tough MMA stars including UFC light heavyweight slugger Joey Beltran, former UFC middleweight Jake Rosholt and devastating UFC welterweight Matt “The Immortal” Brown. After being cut from the UFC’s heavyweight division at the start of the year, Beltran returned to...

Sep 15, 2012 3:27 pm

Exclusive|Phoenix Rising| Jessica Penne and the Heart of a Champion

It isn’t very often in today’s society that an individual has an opportunity to become the first at something great. Contrary to the beliefs of today’s younger generation, this is not due to a lack of opened windows. It is more of a shortage of individuals who are unwilling to get up off the couch...

Sep 15, 2012 10:05 am

VIDEO | Vitor Belfort's Last Week Of Intense Blackzilian Training | UFC NEWS

Vitor Belfort is in his final week of intense training at Blackzilians HQ in South Florida. To him, his upcoming fight with Jon Jones is a fight of old school vs new school, yet he’s ready for this new breed of UFC fighters. “You know, it’s this: I come from back in the old school,...

Sep 14, 2012 5:55 pm

VIDEO | Where You At? Episode 2, Sean McClure and Renato Laranja

Sean McClure catches up with 27-time BJJ World Champion Renato Laranja. This time Laranja is out and about doing day to day, regular Joe stuff. He discusses Jon Jones’s athleticism, compares Chael Sonnen to hemorrhoid cream, and discusses his bond with Lyoto Machida’s family.

Sep 14, 2012 12:05 pm

Hawaii's own "Ricky "The Real Deal" Wallace Protests TPF 14 Stoppage

Despite the back to back title fights, the action at TPF 14 was repeatedly marred by the poor officiating of referee Marcos Rosales. As Dallas Winston pointed out in the live results post, Rosales failed to stop the action in several of the fights he refereed. Most notably, he completely botched his call in the...

Sep 14, 2012 9:19 am

VIDEO | Universal Soldier 'Day of Reckoning' Featuring Andrei Arlovski | UFC NEWS

Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning – Official Trailer (2012) HD Genre: Action and Adventure Director: John Hyams Cast: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins, Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski, Dolph Lundgren In theaters: November 30th, 2012 Synopsis: John (Adkins, The Expendables 2) wakes up from a coma to discover his wife and daughter were slaughtered in...