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Aug 14, 2012 12:34 pm

Video| Nate Diaz: F#@$ the belt. I'm trying to beat the #1 guy in the world | UFC News

Immediately upon Ben Henderson retaining the UFC Lightweight title on a rematch with Frankie Edgar at UFC 150 Sat, the media and fans alike moved on to Bendo’s next title defense opposite Nate Diaz.  The highly anticipated bout is a first ever UFC title shot for the number one contender and highly touted, Nate Diaz. ...


Aug 14, 2012 9:38 am

Exclusive: Rick Roufus Week 1 Blog

Last week I had the pleasure of interviewing Kickboxing legend Rick “The Jet” Roufus as he prepares to face Mighty Mo in the 2012 K-1 Rising U.S. Grand Prix Championship on September 8th in Los Angeles, CA. Beginning this week, Roufus will detail his training and whatever else he has going on in his life...

Aug 14, 2012 6:12 am

BJPenn.Com Exclusive: Shane Carwin on His Injuries, Coaching TUF and Roy Nelson

The last time UFC fans saw former UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion Shane Carwin he had stepped in on short notice as a replacement for Brock Lesnar against current UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos at UFC 131 last June. The winner would then go on to face heavyweight kingpin Cain Velasquez for a shot at...

Aug 13, 2012 9:09 pm

Exclusive: Shannon Knapp says "Karate Hottie" will debut at Invicta FC 3

There isn’t an MMA organization in the world right now, other than the UFC and Strikeforce, with as much momentum and fan appeal as the Invicta Fighting Championships. The promotion, which is focused entirely on female fighters, has only been producing events since April of this year but judging from the amount of viewers they...

Aug 13, 2012 11:47 am

MMA Inside The Cage 106; Knockouts, Interviews, and Much More

Our good friends at MMA Inside The Cage have done it again. This time around they feature some nasty knockouts, interviews, and as always relevant news. Note that the image may show the Miletich Interview that was posted last week, but it is not the same video.

Aug 13, 2012 8:47 am

VIDEO | Dana White: Couldn't have been kicked worse in the balls than UFC 150 | UFC NEWS

Dana talks about Benson Henderson’s win over Frankie Edgar, Donald Cerrone’s KO over Melvin Guillard, JDS vs Cain Velasquez, what’s next for Anderson Silva, BJ Penn vs Rory MacDonald, his issues with TUF coach Roy Nelson, his twitter exchange with Jason “Mayhem” Miller and much, much more. “Worst gate since 2007, for a pay-per-view, since...

Aug 13, 2012 8:42 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey Enters Ticket Contest As Kaufman's #1 Fan | MMA NEWS

Video description from Youtube.com: Hey everybody, this is Randa Roozie – NOT Ronda Rousey!! I really hate that self centered cocky chick!!! Sarah Kaufman – AKA my most favorite fighter EVER – is having a ticket giveaway contest for the best Ronda Rousey impression! I reeeeally want to win these tickets to see you knock...

Aug 13, 2012 5:14 am

Gracie Cincinnati; Ohio's Best Kept Secret (Part One)

Six years ago when people talked about jiu jitsu in the Cincinnati area they would really only mention popular places like The Ultimate Fighter Season 2 contestant Jorge Gurgel’s mixed martial arts gym. Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin had emerged from that school so it was natural that it received a high level of...

Aug 12, 2012 8:41 am

Reminder: BJPENN.COM Radio Set To Debut Tonight With Star Studded Panel

Join Mitch Ciccarelli & Bryan Levick as they launch the debut of the official radio show of BJPenn.Com with four fantastic guests. Joining us at 6:40 pm EST will be Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp, 7pm will be TUF season 12 finalist Michael “The Menace” Johnson, and at 7:30pm UFC welterweight Stephon “Wonderboy” Thompson and...

Aug 11, 2012 9:40 am

Watch Tonights UFC 150 Post-Fight Press Conference Live On BJPENN.COM

Tonight “UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar” goes down from the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Immediately following tonight’s pay-per-view event the UFC will hold their traditional post-fight press conference from the same venue. We will be providing the live broadcast of the post-fight event in the player below.

Aug 10, 2012 8:12 am

Jamie Varner: I could have beat Lauzon in a boring fight | UFC NEWS

“With my fighting style, I fight with reckless abandon,” said Jamie Varner reflecting on his UFC on FOX 4 loss to Joe Lauzon Saturday night. “I think that’s why I got Fight of the Night. I think that’s why people enjoy watching me fight. It’s because I don’t stop. You live by the sword, you...

Aug 9, 2012 11:22 am

Frankie Edgar: Massive changes needed in rematch

By Evan Stoumbelis Lightweight #1 contender and former Lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar believes there are “massive changes” needed for his rematch with Ben Henderson this Saturday at UFC 150. Frankie said: “I think there’s massive changes that need to be made in every fight, whether you win it or lose it, but I...

Aug 9, 2012 11:11 am

Ed Herman: Silva is ducking Weidman

By Evan Stoumbelis Former TUF competitor and UFC Middleweight Ed Herman sounded off in regards to Anderson Silva today. In Herman’s eyes the champ is ducking potential #1 contender Chris “The All-American” Weidman. Herman went on record as saying “Anderson’s trying to duck him. I think it’s ’cause Weidman can beat him and everyone knows...

Aug 9, 2012 7:27 am

Exclusive: Ovince St. Preux Ready to Rebound From Loss to Mousasi

Strikeforce light heavyweight Ovince St. Preux has spent the last eight months preparing for August 18th. The last time fans saw him inside the cage he was losing via decision to Gegard Mousasi at Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal. The defeat snapped an eight fight winning streak for the Knoxville, Tennessee resident who was well on...

Aug 8, 2012 7:25 pm

MMA Inside the Cage; Miletich Disses Hall of Fame, Talks XFC

Our good friends at MMA Inside the Cage bring us another great interview. Casey Oxendine interviews UFC legend Pat Miletich. When Casey addresses the UFC Hall of Fame situation, Pat’s demeanor changes and he bluntly lays out his stance on the situation. Should Pat Miletich be in the UFC Hall of Fame?

Aug 8, 2012 9:19 am

BJPENN.COM RADIO SET TO DEBUT THIS SUNDAY WITH STAR STUDDED PANEL

Join Mitch Ciccarelli & Bryan Levick as they launch the debut of the official radio show of BJPenn.Com with four fantastic guests. Joining us at 6:40 pm EST will be Invicta FC President Shannon Knapp, 7pm will be TUF season 12 finalist Michael “The Menace” Johnson, and at 7:30pm UFC welterweight Stephon “Wonderboy” Thompson and...

Aug 8, 2012 6:21 am

EXCLUSIVE | Combat Grappling, Jiu Jitsu's Evolution Feat. Eddie Bravo

Combat Grappling is making a surge. It is a combination of striking and grappling disciplines like Wrestling, Jiu Jitsu, and Judo that are a natural fit for the grappling portion of the sport. It’s not all that different from mixed martial arts really. In some cases the competitors wear protective gear much like a kickboxing...