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Jan 26, 2015 5:01 am

Gustafsson vs. Johnson Does Highest UFC on FOX Numbers In Two Years

This past weekend, Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson went to war in Stockholm. The bout saw Gustafsson KO’d in the first round, marking the first time ‘The Mauler’ had been stopped by strikes in his career. Overnight ratings from TVbythenumbers show 2.82 million viewers tuning in to see the scrap, however that is just...

Jan 25, 2015 7:52 pm

PREDICTION! Rashad Evans Thinks Johnson Will KO Jones With An Uppercut

I'm extremely proud of my brother @anthony_rumble for his complete annihilation of Alexander Gustafson! Rumble's journey to be where he is right now is story of inspiration. I'm blessed to have the privilege to watch my bro develop as a fighter and most importantly a person. Now let me be the first to tell you...

Jan 25, 2015 7:38 pm

Graphic Photo Of Bobby Green’s Torn Quad Muscle

Recently, fan favorite fighter Bobby ‘King’ Green, underwent surgery to repair a torn quad muscle in his leg. Below is a very graphic photo of Green’s quad during surgery.

Jan 25, 2015 7:05 pm

Chris Leben Opens Up About New Tell All Book

Fan favorite fighter, Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben may no longer be fighting, but Leben is looking to open up about his time fighting, and his struggles with addiction throughout his career. Lebrun spoke to MMAJunkie to discuss the book, and why it’s difficult to re-live his often dark past. “I’ve been with playmates in a...

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 “@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...