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Feb 16, 2015 7:09 am

Coker On Universal PED Testing Policy: “It Would Be Amazing”

Recently, the sport of MMA has gone through a troubling period recently when it comes to drug test. Many fighters, including pound for pound kings Anderson Silva, and Jon Jones, have tested positive for PEDs, among other fighters. The PED epidemic is not just plaguing the UFC, as 4 fighters on the Bellator 127 card...

Feb 16, 2015 6:47 am

Dana White Unsure What To Do With Rousey If She Beats Zingano

Ronda Rousey is arguably one of the most dominant champions of the modern era. Since signing with the UFC in 2012 and being promoted from Strikeforce champion to the inaugural women’s UFC bantamweight champion, Rousey has dispatched of 4 top contenders, bringing her record to an incredible 10-0, with only 1 bout making it out...

Feb 16, 2015 6:46 am

Frank Mir: ‘TRT Just Put A Band-Aid On The Problem’

As Frank Mir gears up to fight Bigfoot Silva on Sunday in Brazil, many fans have taken note that this will be Mir’s first Octagon appearance since the ban of TRT, almost a year ago to date. Mir was one of the fighters who was given a TUE (Testosterone Use Exemption) which allowed him to...

Feb 16, 2015 6:28 am

CM Punk: ‘Lesnar Offered To Help Me Prepare For UFC Debut’

As we anxiously await the UFC debut of former WWE champion CM Punk, we can only speculate as to when he will make his debut later this year. CM Punk, real name Phil Brooks, is currently training at Roufusport gym in Milwaukee alongside the likes of Anthony Pettis, Tyron Woodley, Ben Askren, and more elite...


Feb 16, 2015 6:21 am

Mike Tyson’s Most Intimidating Moments

Mike Tyson is arguably one of the most intimidating men on the planet, and as we can see in this video, Tyson was never afraid to intimidate reporters, and fans, as seen in this video.

Feb 16, 2015 6:11 am

Michael Johnson Spars Legendary Kickboxer Nieky Holzken

UFC lightweight Michael Johnson is currently gearing up for his UFC Fight Night 61 bout against Edson Barboza later this month, and in preparation for the bout, can be seen in this video sparring with the one and only Nieky Holzken. Holzken is the 2013 Glory WS champion, and has won numerous other championships in...

Feb 16, 2015 5:06 am

Brandon Thatch Thanks Fans After Loss To Henderson

Following his 4th round submission loss to Benson Henderson, Brandon Thatch was in good spirits, all things considered. Thatch, who had his 10-fight win streak snapped at the hands of the former lightweight champion, took to Twitter to thank his fans. Had so much fun last night! Love my life. Thanks for the support:) —...

Feb 16, 2015 5:05 am

Benson Henderson Thanks Fans For Support Following Win Over Thatch

“This W goes towards all my teammates, #MMALabElite #LABElite, #LABPride, my brothers & sisters who help me grow & get #OnePercentBetter every day…love you boys & girls #BestGymInTheWorld #AsIronSharpensIron… #TheOnceAndFutureKing BH” A photo posted by Benson Henderson (@bensonhenderson) on Feb 15, 2015 at 2:15pm PST (Can’t see this post? Click HERE) Following his 4th round...

Feb 16, 2015 5:04 am

Throwback! Anderson Silva Lands Rare Back Elbow KO

It doesn’t have to be Thursday for us to throw it back! In this throwback video we see Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva landing the seldom seen ‘back elbow’ from his days in Cage Rage. This footage is from 2006!

Feb 16, 2015 5:03 am

Renowned Nutritionist: ‘Modern Weight Cutting Practices Are Primitive’

There has been much talk lately of weight cutting, mainly, what can be done to prevent fighters from cutting too much weight, and potentially harming themselves in the process. UFC 183 showcased the major problem with weight cutting. Kelvin Gastelum was sick, and weighed in 9 pounds overweight. John Lineker, who fought on the preliminary...

Feb 16, 2015 5:02 am

John Dodson: Demetrious Johnson Needs To “Pop”

Demetrious Johnson is arguably one of the best pound for pound fighters in the world, despite that, the flyweight division is often overlooked by many fans. Top ranked UFC flyweight, John Dodson, believes that is because Johnson needs to promote his fights better. He explained to MMAFighting: “Demetrious Johnson is doing something that a lot...

Feb 16, 2015 5:01 am

Yves Edwards Hilarious Review Of ’50 Shades Of Grey’ Movie

UFC veteran Yves Edwards recently retired from MMA competition, but is still keeping in touch with his fans via his Facebook page. On ‘Valentine’s Day’, Edwards posted the following hilarious story of his experience going to see ’50 Shades Of Grey’ with his wife. Post by Yves Edwards. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE)

Feb 16, 2015 5:01 am

BJPENN.com Radio Replay With Shawn Jordan, and Terrion Ware

Last night BJPENN.com was back with another star studded episode. First we were joined by UFC heavyweight Shawn Jordan, who is coming off a quick KO at UFC 182. Shawn talked about the win, as well as what’s next for him. In addition, Shawn spoke about his football career at LSU, and what it was...

Feb 16, 2015 5:00 am

BOOKING ROUNDUP: UFC Books 10 Bouts For Upcoming Events

The UFC has been especially busy this past week booking matchups for upcoming fights. Catch up with all of the latest matchmaking happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup! First up we have 3 additions to “UFC Fight Night 62” on March 21st in Rio De Janeiro. The first being Katsunori Kikuno vs. Kevin Souza. Kikuno is...

Feb 15, 2015 4:25 pm

Fighters React To Henderson Fighting With A Toothpick In His Mouth

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield” Benson Henderson submitted Brandon Thatch in the 4th round. What caught the eye of fans though, besides the finish, was when Henderson once against produced a toothpick from his mouth, just seconds after defeating Thatch (See that HERE). Below is a compilation of fighter...

Feb 15, 2015 4:24 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov Plans To End 2015 As Lightweight Champion

Khabib Nurmagomedov hasn’t been in the Octagon in nearly a full year. The last time ‘The Eagle’ was in the Octagon, he defeated Rafael Dos Anjos via unanimous decision. Following the win, it was announced that Nurmagomedov would fight Donald Cerrone, in what many believed to be a #1 contender matchup. However, less than an...

Feb 15, 2015 4:15 pm

Bisping Responds To Faber: “Hey, I Respect You”

Recently it was announced that Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber would be fighting in Manilla, in a highly anticipated matchup. Fox Sports analysts Daniel Cormier, and Michael Bisping were asked who they think would win the bout, and they both chose Frankie Edgar. This sparked a bit of frustration from Urijah Faber, who had some...

Feb 15, 2015 4:05 pm

McGregor Was Briefly The Betting Favorite Against Aldo

Last week, for a brief period of time, Irish fight fans were betting so heavily on Conor McGregor defeating Jose Aldo, that McGregor was at one point the betting favorite, and Aldo was the underdog. Aldo and McGregor are set to fight at UFC 189 on July 11th in Las Vegas, and while betting lines...

Feb 15, 2015 4:05 pm

Zingano: ‘Rousey Has Never Dealt With Anyone Like Me Before’

Ahead of Cat Zingano’s UFC 184 title match against Ronda Rousey later this month, ‘Alpha’ many have questioned if she will be the woman to defeat Rousey. Zingano is supremely confident that she can defeat Rousey, and believes that Rousey is only the champion because she was given the opportunity to fight for the belt...

Feb 15, 2015 4:04 pm

Bellator 133 Salary Report: Shlemenko Banks $20,000 For Main Event Win

This past Friday, Bellator 133 took center stage as Alexander Shlemenko KO’d Melvin Manhoef via spinning back fist in the main event. Below is the salary report from the event, which was obtained by Sherdog.com. Alexander Shlemenko: $20,000 (includes $10,000 win bonus) Melvin Manhoef: $15,000 Daniel Weichel: $32,000 (includes $16,000 win bonus) Pat Curran: $20,000...