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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...

Feb 15, 2015 3:59 pm

Demian Maia Blames Opponents For Lack Of Submission Wins

Demian Maia is arguably one of the most accomplished Jiu-Jitsu practitioners currently competing in MMA. With 9 of his 19 professional MMA wins coming by way of submission, Maia is one of the most lethal submission artists in the UFC. Ahead of his UFC Fight Night 62 bout against Ryan LaFlare, Maia spoke about why...

Feb 15, 2015 2:58 pm

Fighter Has Seizure After Being KO’d In Unsanctioned MMA Bout – GRAPHIC

In this extremely graphic video, we see a fighter suffer a seizure after being KO’d in an unsanctioned MMA bout in Russia, but is thankfully okay now according to the owner of the gym where he trains, UFC fighter Oleksiy Oliynyk. Details are scarce, and the name of the fighter is unknown, however he is...

Feb 15, 2015 2:34 pm

BJPenn.Com Radio Tonight At 7 P.M. Shawn Jordan & Terrion “Flash” Ware

LISTEN LIVE HERE LISTEN LIVE HERE Our first guest tonight is the UFC’s own Shawn “The Savage” Jordan. Shawn is coming off his first performance of the night bonus at UFC 182. Shawn won the fight by KO at 2:57 of Round 1. We will talk with Shawn about where he fits into the Heavyweight...

Feb 15, 2015 2:16 pm

Dana White Shuts Down Henderson vs. MacDonald Fight Talks

Last night after Benson Henderson defeated Brandon Thatch via 4th round submission, he revealed that if Rory MacDonald was still in need of an opponent for UFC 186, he would be happy to step in for Hector Lombard, who was popped for PEDs after his UFC 182 win over Josh Burkman. Immediately the MMA world...

Feb 15, 2015 8:46 am

Dana White On Silva’s Failed Drug Test: “It Screwed Me Up”

Following an action packed night of fights in Broomfield, Colorado, UFC President Dana White joined media members, and fighters, for the post-fight press conference. A media member asked Dana White to discuss his thoughts on Anderson Silva’s failed drug test, to which White responded with: “It screwed me up for a few days. I was...

Feb 15, 2015 7:32 am

REPLAY! Henderson vs. Thatch (Highlights)

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield” Ben Henderson successfully made his UFC welterweight debut as he submitted Brandon Thatch in the 4th round after taking the fight on short notice.

Feb 15, 2015 7:30 am

REPLAY! Elliot Goes WWE On Makovsky

On the preliminary card for “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield”, Tim Elliot picked up, and slammed, Zach Makovsky. Makovsky would go on to win the bout via decision.

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Rory MacDonald Reacts To Henderson’s Callout

Last night, following his 4th round submission win over Brandon Thatch, Benson Henderson called for a bout against Rory MacDonald. MacDonald was slated to fight Hector Lombard at UFC 186 in April, however it was discovered that Lombard tested positive for PEDs following his win over Josh Burkman at UFC 182 in January. Henderson said...

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Henderson Defeated Thatch With A Toothpick In His Mouth

Fight fans may remember that after Benson Henderson’s successful title defense against Nate Diaz several years ago, he produced a toothpick from his mouth, leaving many to dub the situation ‘toothpick-gate’ (See that HERE). Henderson has briefly discussed the ‘legend of the toothpick’ before (See that HERE), and last night in Broomfield Colorado, the toothpick...

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Pros React To Henderson’s Win Over Thatch

Last night in the main event of Broomfield Colorado, Benson Henderson successfully moved up to welterweight and defeated Brandon Thatch via 4th round submission. Below is a compilation of Tweets from fighters watching the event. Henderson walks out and said "let's find out", well let's find out ! #UFCBroomfield — Derek Brunson (@DerekBrunson) February 15,...