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Jan 25, 2015 6:27 pm

Throwback! Joe Rogan Trolled By Swedish Fan – NSFW

After an action-packed night of fights last night in Stockholm Sweden, let’s take a look back at a pre-fight event leading up to “UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami” in 2010, where Joe Rogan was trolled by a Swedish fan during a Q&A who wanted to grapple Rogan for the chance for the UFC to come...

Jan 25, 2015 5:28 pm

Henderson’s Unconcerned About Head Trauma Following KO Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was TKO’d for the second time in his career. While that isn’t cause for worry, Henderson is a 44 year-old veteran has had 43 bouts throughout his professional MMA career, leaving many to worry if the former Pride FC champion needs to...

Jan 25, 2015 5:05 pm

Henderson Stoppage Gets Dana White’s Stamp Of Approval

There has been much talk regarding whether or not the stoppage from last night’s “UFC Fight Night Stockholm” co-main event was a good stoppage or bad stoppage. In the first round, Gegard Mousasi landed an overhand right that dropped Dan Henderson. Mousasi landed several quick blows and the ref stopped the fight, however Henderson was...

Jan 25, 2015 4:36 pm

Dillashaw: ‘It Would Be Tough For Me To Have To Beat Faber’

Since UFC bantamweight TJ Dillashaw defeated Renan Barao to win the bantamweight title back in April of 2014, there has been much talk of a potential matchup between Dillashaw, and his friend, and mentor, Urijah Faber. Several weeks ago, UFC President Dana White revealed that the pair had already agreed to fight each other, however...


Jan 25, 2015 4:25 pm

Pros React To Controversial Stoppage In Henderson’s Loss To Mousasi

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Dan Henderson was stopped with strikes for just the 2nd time in his career. The stoppage was a controversial one however, with many thinking the referee stopped the fight too early, and didn’t give Henderson enough time to recover. Below is a compilation of...

Jan 25, 2015 4:14 pm

Pros React To Johnson’s Win Over Gustafsson

Yesterday the MMA world watched on as Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson stepped into the Octagon to face Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden. Johnson did what many didn’t think he would, knocking out Gustafsson in the 1st round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ was stopped with strikes in his MMA career. Below is a compilation of fighter...

Jan 25, 2015 3:56 pm

Amirkhani On Post-Fight Octagon Interview: ‘I Thought Rogan Was Drunk’

Last night at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Makwan Amirkhani stopped Team Alpha Male fighter Andy Ogle in just 8 seconds after landing a flying knee followed by a brutal uppercut giving the young fighter a win in his UFC debut. Following the stoppage, Amirkhani was joined by UFC commentator Joe Rogan in the cage for...

Jan 25, 2015 8:35 am

“Rumble” Fires Back Following Defamatory Jones Tweet

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Anthony Johnson handed Alexander Gustafsson the first KO loss of his MMA career as he TKO’d ‘The Mauler’ in front of his native crowd in Sweden (See that HERE). Following the bout, Jon Jones sent out a Tweet, that has since been deleted, saying...

Jan 25, 2015 8:07 am

Booking Roundup – UFC Books 2 High Profile Bouts For Upcoming Events

As always, the UFC has been busy signing bouts for upcoming events this week. Here’s your chance to catch up with all of the latest matchmaking happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup! First up we have Liz Carmouche vs. Lauren Murphy, which is set to go down at “UFC Fight Night Virginia” on April 4th. Carmouche...

Jan 25, 2015 8:05 am

Jon Jones Ready To “Rumble” With Johnson

Following his TKO win over Alexander Gustafsson, Anthony Johnson became the #1 contender at light heavyweight, earning himself the chance to fight Jon Jones for the championship. Jones took to Twitter to field some fan-questions regarding his next opponent. Man this fights going to be awesome [email protected]: Rumble is for real… Can't wait to see...

Jan 25, 2015 6:46 am

PREDICTION! “I’ll Knock Out Jon Jones”

Following a spectacular performance against Alexander Gustafsson at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm” that saw Anthony Johnson pick up an impressive TKO win, the newly crowned #1 contender spoke about how he sees his bout against the champ going. “Jon, keep your hands up, because if you don’t, it’s lights out.” He went on to discuss...

Jan 25, 2015 6:45 am

Mousasi Talks Win Over Henderson: “I Needed To Prove Myself”

Last night in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night Stockholm, Dan Henderson was stopped for just the second time in his MMA career. The TKO loss came at the hands of Gegard Mousasi, who bounced back from a submission loss to Jacare Souza with his win over Henderson. Mousasi spoke post-fight to discuss the...

Jan 25, 2015 6:45 am

Amirkhani Plans To Buy His Mother A Bed With His $50,000 Bonus Money

Last night Makwan Amirkhani made his UFC debut in spectacular fashion as he KO’d Andy Ogle in just 8 seconds (See that HERE). The flying knee TKO was enough to win Amirkhani $50,000 in post-fight bonus money for ‘performance of the night’. Following the bout, Amirkhani spoke to media members at the “UFC Fight Night...

Jan 25, 2015 6:42 am

Gus — “I wasn’t there, Johnson had me in deep water”

Alexander Gustafsson was stopped last night for the first time in his MMA career when Anthony Johnson landed an overhand right, and continued to pour on the strikes until the referee was forced to stop the bout. The loss was a tough one for Gustafsson to swallow, making it even more difficult was that the...

Jan 25, 2015 6:42 am

Akira Corassani Debating Retirement Following 3rd Straight KO Loss

Last night to kick off the main card of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Akira Corassani squared off with Sam Sicilia. Corassani was KO’d in the 1st round, marking the 3rd straight loss for the Swede, with all 3 losses coming via KO/TKO. His last win came in November of 2013 over Maximo Blanco, however that...

Jan 25, 2015 6:41 am

Cormier And Stann Discuss Johnson’s TKO Win Over Gustafsson

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson TKO’d Alexander Gustafsson to earn a shot at Jon Jones light heavyweight strap (See that HERE). Following the win, Brian Stann and Daniel Cormier broke down the win on the UFC Post-Fight show, in addition to discussing a future matchup between...

Jan 25, 2015 6:29 am

Jones “Not Impressed” By Gustafsson’s Performance

Following Anthony Johnson’s 1st round TKO win over Alexander Gustafsson last night at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones sent out a tweet to Alexander Gustafsson with a famous line made famous by Georges St. Pierre. The Tweet was deleted shortly after it was published, however fans still had time to...

Jan 25, 2015 6:27 am

Champ Jones Strips Phil Davis of “Mr. Wonderful” Nickname

Last night on the main card of “UFC Fight Night Stockholm” Phil Davis and Ryan Bader fought to a decision. The bout was a lackluster one that saw Bader given the nod in a razor thin, lackluster fight. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones took to Twitter after the bout with a diss aimed at...

Jan 24, 2015 8:45 pm

Gustafsson: I Favor Johnson in Fight with Jones

Alexander Gustafsson was knocked out for the first time in his career tonight when he stepped into the octagon against Anthony Johnson. Johnson earned the right to face Jon Jones for the title with his victory at UFC on FOX 14. During the post fight presser, Gustafsson was asked who he would choose as the...

Jan 24, 2015 8:36 pm

Hendo: My Eyelid Was Sliced Open, I Knew Something Was Wrong

Dan Henderson’s night ended earlier than he had hoped. He protested the knockout and stated he was fine, but he did not deny there was something seriously wrong with his eye. Gegard Mousasi landed a soft blow that glanced across and cut the eye of Dan Henderson. Mousasi pointed to the eye of Henderson and...

Jan 24, 2015 8:30 pm

Johnson: Gus Beat Up Jones. I Want to Beat Him 10 Times Worse

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson was the first man to knock Alexander Gustafsson out and he earned the right to challenge Jon Jones for his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship in the near future. Johnson stated in the post fight press conference that he is ready to take the title shot whenever the UFC wants him to. “I’ll...