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Feb 22, 2015 5:47 am

Firas Zahabi’s Street Fighting Tips

Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi, who has trained superstars such as Georges St. Pierre, and Rory MacDonald, breaks down this street fight, and tells you how you can use your martial arts training to your advantage! Check it out above!

Feb 22, 2015 5:46 am

Khabilov Shuts Down Talks Of Potential Fight Against Nurmagomedov

Rustam Khabilov, and Khabib Nurmagomedov are two of the UFC’s biggest rising stars. Both fighters come from Dagestan Russia, and train together frequently. This led to fans calling for the two men to fight one another in the Octagon, something Khabilov is very against. He spoke to MMAJunkie Radio: “No. We’re friends. We’re like brothers....

Feb 22, 2015 5:45 am

Booking Roundup! UFC Books 6 Bouts For “UFC Fight Night: Australia”

This past week, as always, the UFC has been busy booking matches for upcoming events, specifically “UFC Fight Night: Australia”, which goes down on May 10th. Catch up with all of the latest matchmaking happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup! First up we have Brad Tavares vs. Robert Whittaker, which will go down at “UFC Fight...


Feb 21, 2015 5:17 pm

Holm: ‘Ronda Losing Good For Woman’s MMA’

“I think it (WMMA) would benefit greatly. I think when you see one person do well or kind of bring down the No. 1, then everybody thinks, well if she can do that, I can, too. Ronda has run through everybody in the division. So I think it’s kind of hard when people get in...

Feb 21, 2015 5:13 pm

Mark Munoz: ‘Doctor told me to stop fighting’

“My knee was hurting a little bit before the last fight but I didn’t think it was that bad of an injury. It was irritating me. And then my MCL and PCL completely tore in the fight. It was pretty bad. I’m too tough for my own good, is what my doctor told me. He...

Feb 21, 2015 4:57 pm

REPLAY! Holly Holm vs. Angela Hayes (FULL)

Boxing star Holly Holm shows off her MMA skills as she battles Angela Hayes. Holm makes her UFC debut as she takes on rising women’s bantamweight contender Raquel Pennington in the co-main event at UFC 184 in Los Angeles, California.

Feb 21, 2015 4:48 pm

Fight Night Porto Alegre: One on One with Frank Mir

UFC Correspondent Amanda Salvato talks with Frank Mir about his opponent, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, at Fight Night Porto Alegre. Mir speaks about Bigfoot’s heart, being the bad guy in Brazil, and more

Feb 21, 2015 3:16 pm

Ronda Rousey: I Won’t Stop Until I’m the Greatest of All Time

“Rowdy” Ronda Rousey will not stop until she feels herself that she is the best fighter of all time. During UFC 184’s media day, Rousey proclaimed that she will not stop fighting until she reaches that point. MMAFighting’s Marc Raimondi transcribed the following: “Definitely it’s a goal of mine,” Rousey said. “Whether I achieve that...

Feb 21, 2015 3:05 pm

Team Alpha Male’s David Mitchell Wants To Fight Tito Ortiz

Former UFC fighter and current Team Alpha Male member David Mitchell stopped by to talk to the guys on the recent episode of Stud Show Radio. Mitchell, a former UFC fighter with an overall record of 22-4, is preparing for his fight against Dave Huckaba at WFC 13 for the heavyweight title after just fighting...

Feb 21, 2015 3:04 pm

PIC: Overeem Training with Jon Jones and NFL’s Lance Briggs

Alistair Overeem is set to take on Roy Nelson at UFC 185 in Dallas, Texas on March 14th. “The Reem” recently released a picture on Instagram of himself along with Chicago Bears’ Lance Briggs and UFC’s Jon Jones in the middle of a training session together! Lance Briggs is making his comeback after a season-ending...

Feb 21, 2015 2:47 pm

Hall Calls Philippou a ‘B*tch’, Challenges Him to Fight at UFC 187

Uriah Hall is making it clear his sights are still set on Costa Philippou by calling him out and challenging him to a bout at UFC 187 on Twitter. @arielhelwani you want some news @Philippou185UFC stop being a bitch lets do this in Vegas #ufc187 — U R I A H H A L L...

Feb 21, 2015 10:39 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Official Weigh-ins. (Full)

If you missed BJPENN.COM’s live UFC Weigh-ins broadcast, here is the replay. The ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters too over the Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, for today’s event. The same venue plays host to tomorrow night’s event.

Feb 21, 2015 10:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Edition

Earlier today, from a packed out Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, the ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters hit the scales, and made their bouts official. IF you missed our live broadcast, here are some of the day’s most notable staredowns. ANDRADE v. RENEAU: BARBOZA v. JOHNSON: MIR v....

Feb 21, 2015 10:35 am

‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Weigh-In Results

Earlier today, from a packed out Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, the ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters hit the scales, and made their bouts official. All fighters made the mark. Full results are as follows: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET) Frank Mir (261) vs. Antonio...

Feb 21, 2015 6:09 am

Fight Night Porto Alegre: Open Workout Highlights

Watch highlights of Frank Mir, Bigfoot Silva, Michael Johnson, and Edson Barboza – the four fighters set to face off in the main and co-main event – from the Fight Night Porto Alegre Open Workouts.

Feb 21, 2015 6:00 am

Fight Night Porto Alegre: Edson Barboza’s Motivation

One of the hottest fighters in the lightweight division, the exciting Edson Barboza found his motivation to fight from his wife, Bruna. Barboza faces Michael Johnson in the co-main event of Fight Night Porto Alegre.

Feb 20, 2015 6:12 pm

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Officially Official, Here’s The Signed Contract

We told you. Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have agreed to terms and signed to fight. “I am glad my decision to meet with Manny and discuss making this fight happen helped get the deal done,” Floyd Mayweather Jr. said in a press release. “Giving the fans what they want to see is always my...

Feb 20, 2015 3:44 pm

Shirtless TRT Free Vitor Reappears, And He Looks “Phenom”enal

It has literally been months since we’ve seen Vitor Belfort without his shirt on, and he’s looking “Phenom”enal. And why is this news? Well, because he’s been off TRT since the ban, and his epic run through the UFC’s middleweight division, while on TRT, earned him a title shot against a very threatening Chris Weidman....

Feb 20, 2015 2:40 pm

POLL: Do You Believe Anderson Silva Is Innocent?

Anderson Silva has failed his recent drug tests for steroids. This is a fact. In an out-of-competition pre-fight test he failed, and in another in-competition test, he also failed. These are the facts. Early this morning, Anderson Silva offered up his first defense, and proclaimed his innocence of all charges. He’s arguably the greatest-of-all-time. So,...

Feb 20, 2015 11:46 am

Lawler “Not Worried” About What Rory MacDonald’s Going To Do

“I’m very far away from worrying about what Rory is going to do, so no offense to Rory, but I’m just going to worry about myself. I’m not worried about what his game plan is or what his Xs and Os are. I’m just going to concentrate on getting better as a fighter.” “It’s exciting...

Feb 20, 2015 11:45 am

REPLAY! “Stud Show Radio” (Formerly TAM Radio) Ep. #043

“Stud Show Radio” (Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) returned Thursday night with another can’t miss podcast episode. Team Alpha Male Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT on BJPENN.COM. Watch past episodes at the official Team Alpha Male Radio Youtube Channel, or visit TeamAlphaMaleRadio.com for more information. Fight fans are also encouraged...

Feb 20, 2015 11:44 am

Stud Show Radio Takes A Jab At Another MMA Podcast

Thursday night and you know what that means, Stud Show Radio! (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) On the recent episode of the popular video podcast, the hosts, Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy, spent time talking about various MMA headlines and topics. But before they got into all of that they took a...

Feb 20, 2015 11:43 am

Celeste: “Working on my lil assets that ya’ll love to critiques so much “

UFC Octagon girl Arianny Celeste knows you guys hate on her “assets”, but instead of hiding them, she tones them up and shows them off. And you thought those snide remarks would have a negative impact? Check it: Putting in the WORK with @bodybyjennla!! Working on my lil assets that ya’ll love to critiques so...