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Jun 11, 2015 1:10 pm

Paige VanZant Thankful For Reebok Deal Despite Peer Backlash

Reebok and the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced a deal toward the end of 2014. Fighters were apprehensive to rejoice and celebrate the deal as details surrounding fighter pay have yet to be revealed; All they knew was they were going to be forbidden from wearing sponsors other than Reebok to the octagon. While the underwhelming...

Jun 11, 2015 1:09 pm

Truth! Steven Seagal’s Self-Written Script Made Him Cry When He Read It

“Master” Seagal will go down in history as one of the most mysterious figures of our sport. While it’s clear that pioneers like Bruce Lee and Royce Gracie paved the way for modern day fighters, Steven Seagal still claims to have an impact on the sport. His track record speaks for itself; He has taught...

Jun 11, 2015 1:08 pm

UFC’s Leslie Smith Explains How Nate Diaz’s Kindness Fueled Her MMA Life

There are moments in a fighter’s career when everything clicks. It could be when they first step onto the mat, or when they make their professional debut. For UFC bantamweight Leslie Smith, her moment was especially memorable as it was veteran Nate Diaz that invited her onto the mat to train. “I had just moved...

Jun 11, 2015 1:06 pm

Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Things get strange on the UFC 188 media tour for co-headliner Gilbert Melendez, ahead of this weekend’s pay-per-view event. Is this not the most awkward interview you’ve ever seen? If it’s not please share what is. Shot by BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 1:03 pm

WATCH! Dos Santos In Mexico To See Who His ‘Next Target’ Is

Bom dia! #MexicoCity #UFC188 | | Good morning everyone I just arrived here in Mexico City and Saturday we’re gonna have the heavyweight championship and see who’s gonna be my next target. A video posted by Junior Cigano Dos Santos (@junior_cigano) on Jun 10, 2015 at 7:57am PDT Former UFC champ expects to fight the...

Jun 11, 2015 12:56 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio #68 W/ Andre “Touchy” Fili

Miss Thursday’s “Stud Show Radio”? Here’s the replay, featuring special guest Andre Fili. Stud Show Radio airs every Tuesday and Thursday on BJPENN.COM. Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During Important Interview — WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 12:13 pm

Cyborg Fight Goes Down In July!

Cris Cyborg has herself a fight during international fight week in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Invicta FC featherweight champion will defend her title against Faith Van Duin at Invicta FC 13 on July 9 at the “The Chelsea” at the Cosmopolitan. It is suspected that after this fight she will began trying to drop to...

Jun 11, 2015 11:51 am

Ring Card Girls Get Banned In Popular Fight Destination

A major promotion has banned ring card girls from the broadcast, more specifically they have banned ring card girls from wearing bikinis during the broadcast. Top boxing promotion in Russia,‘World of Boxing’, has decided to do away with bikinis in order to appease to those viewers and boxers with certain religious beliefs. Here’s what the...

Jun 11, 2015 11:36 am

Werdum: ‘Cain Wasn’t Born Here, He’s Not “Mexican, Mexican”‘

“I went to breakfast this morning and I ran into Cain Velasquez. I went over to say hi to Cain Velasquez and he said, ‘I’m not going to say hello.’ I asked, ‘Why?’ He said, ‘Because you bad-mouthed me.’ “I’m sure that Cain Velasquez wanted to say hi, but someone told him something. I think...

Jun 11, 2015 11:30 am

Cejudo’s READY! Calls Out Entire Flyweight Division

“I’m ready for anybody. If it’s John Dodson, if it’s Demetrious Johnson, if it’s Joseph Benavidez, I’m ready for whichever one, whoever wants a piece of me.” “I think they know I’m an elite athlete, I’m not your average flyweight. I’m a really strong flyweight, I’ve got strong hands, if they want to take their...

Jun 11, 2015 11:26 am

Kimbo And Shamrock For PED Regulation, Not Ban

Shamrock: “The best way that I could describe this is like putting gas into a race car that’s regular gas,” Shamrock said. “It’s not gonna perform to its maximum level, because of all the pressure you’re putting on the engine and pistons, the carburetor and the gas lines and everything that goes into making that...

Jun 11, 2015 11:15 am

This Father Is Set To Avenge His Son’s Loss

Here’s a fun story about a father, a son and vengeance. Steve Bang Sr. watched his son, Steve Bang Jr. get TKO’d by a 50 year old man. Now, he is out for revenge and will face off against that man, Pat Kelly, this weekend. Bang Sr. is a 45 year-old doctor with one amateur...

Jun 11, 2015 11:04 am

Werdum: ‘Luke Rockhold is a nobody’

“I went to breakfast this morning and I ran into Cain Velasquez. I went over to say hello to Cain Velasquez and he said, ‘I’m not going to say hello.’ I asked, ‘Why?’ He said, ‘Because you bad-mouthed me.’ I’m sure that Cain Velasquez wanted to say ‘Hi,’ but someone told him something. I think...

Jun 11, 2015 10:57 am

Aguilar Picked Up By UFC, Will Face Gadelha In Debut

It looks like Jessica Aguilar got her wish and is now signed to the UFC. The former WSOF women’s strawweight champion left the promotion just recently in hopes of chasing after the UFC title. First step in getting there? Signing with the UFC. She can scratch that off the list. Second step is getting her...

Jun 11, 2015 10:55 am

Weidman Talks Country, Sports Cut Off Shorts & Shoots Guns In The Carolinas

This is how we do it. @wonderboymma @tonythompsonpb @hriewe12 @raythompson A video posted by Chris Weidman (@chrisweidmanufc) on Jun 11, 2015 at 7:38am PDT UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman puts on his best Southern persona while In The Carolinas with fellow UFC scrapper Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson. Could the champ get a long in the south?...

Jun 11, 2015 10:51 am

WATCH! UFC 188: ‘Velasquez vs. Werdum’ EA Simulation

There can be only one! EA SPORTS UFC’s sim engine takes on the Heavyweight Title Bout, Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum, at UFC 188. Agree with the outcome? Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Jun 11, 2015 10:47 am

SWAGGER JACKED! Guy Looks Just Like Conor McGregor Tiger Tatt And All

Conor, is that you? Take a look at this guy below and see if he looks like anyone familiar. The hair, the tattoos, it’s pretty bizarre how similar they are. What do you think, did McGregor jack this guys look or is it just a bizarre coincidence? Check out the picture below! Props to UG’er...

Jun 11, 2015 10:43 am

Werdum: ‘Cain’s Knee Surgery More Strategy Than Injury’

“I’m sure Cain had an injured knee. No doubt about it. But, it wasn’t a surgery that needed to be done right away. It was minimal, very simple. Easy. I think that it was part of his strategy, because he knew that I had the will to win and that I was going to win....