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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 “@iGrowBeard: 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...