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Mar 6, 2015 9:42 am

Johny Hendricks looking to steal “Showtime’s” Shine!

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will return to the cage at next weekend’s UFC 185 pay-per-view event in Dallas, Texas. “Bigg Rigg” was last seen in action in the headlining bout of UFC 181, where he suffered a close split-decision loss to Robbie Lawler, losing his welterweight gold in the process. Hendricks now meets...

Mar 5, 2015 12:20 pm

Wants to be the next BJ Penn

“Me getting that belt was the first goal. Now it’s time to set this legacy in place and make sure people remember my name for a long time. When you look at the lightweight division, the biggest name that sticks out is B.J. Penn. He’s an icon and he’s been around a long time and...

Mar 4, 2015 10:26 am

Rousey Fight Shorter Than Buffer’s Fight Intro

Ronda Rousey beat Cat Zingano in a stunning 14 seconds at UFC 184. FOX had UFC Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer come in to see how far into his introduction he would have gotten in 14 seconds.

Mar 2, 2015 8:35 pm

Jessica Eye Threatens Violence If She Is Passed Up For Title Shot

After Ronda Rousey defeated Cat Zingano via armlock in just 14 seconds at UFC 184 on Saturday, she was asked who she would like to fight next, as she has nearly cleaned out her division. Rousey stated that she would like to fight either Holly Holm, or Bethe Correira. However, she didn’t mention Jessica Eye....


Mar 2, 2015 3:37 pm

MOTIVATED! Miesha Tate Inspired By Rousey’s Dominance

While Miesha Tate may have lost both of her bouts against Ronda Rousey, no other opponent has been able to stay in the cage with Rousey as long as Tate has. Following Rousey’s impressive 14 second submission win over Cat Zingano this past Saturday at UFC 184, Miesha Tate revealed on the Fox Sports 1...

Mar 2, 2015 1:58 pm

He Speaks! Cormier Sounds Off On Jones-Johnson Mock Brawl

Prior to UFC 184 on Saturday night, the UFC held their ‘Welcome To The Show’ press conference. During the event, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, and title challenger Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson did a staredown for media members and fans (See that HERE). The staredown turned into a mock brawl of Jones infamous brawl with...

Mar 1, 2015 2:39 pm

‘The Shorter The Matches, The Longer My Career’

Last night, Ronda Rousey reminded everyone why she is the undisputed UFC women’s bantamweight champion as she dispatched of Cat Zingano in just 14 seconds. With 5 Octagon wins in 16 minutes and 40 seconds spent in the Octagon, including 4 wins in the first round, it’s obvious that Rousey likes short fights. She explained...

Mar 1, 2015 9:00 am

Rousey Names Her Next Two Desired Opponents

Following her 14 second win over Cat Zingano at UFC 184 on Saturday night, the question on everyone’s mind was ‘who’s next?’ On the FOX Sports post-fight show, Rousey was asked who she would like to fight next, to which she responded: “I was really impressed with Holly Holm tonight. She’s a world champ boxer...

Feb 26, 2015 4:23 pm

“Thug Rose” Is Back

UFC fan favorite strawweight Rose Namajunas has a date, and an opponent, for her return to the Octagon. Rose will face Nina Ansaroff as part of May’s UFC 187 event. UFC officials announced the bout on FOX Sports 1. UFC 187 could come in as the most stacked event of 2015. The Las Vegas Pay-Per-View...

Feb 25, 2015 2:24 pm

Lyoto Machida Hitting Heavy

A video posted by Lyoto Machida (@lyotomachidafw) on Feb 24, 2015 at 11:43am PST As Lyoto Machida gears up for his UFC on FOX 15 bout against Luke Rockhold on April 18th, ‘The Dragon’ is looking deadly in this video, where we can see him hitting a heavy bag.

Feb 25, 2015 10:59 am

BEEFIN! Lauzon Doesn’t Feed The “Trolls”

Joe Lauzon is one of the most experienced fighters in the UFC. With 34 professional career fights, 18 UFC fights, and 11 years of professional MMA experience, Lauzon has seen quite a bit in his time as a professional fighter. Coinciding with that, Lauzon has a bit of experience dealing with “trolls” online. UFC fighter...

Feb 23, 2015 8:41 pm

Bisping: ‘I Wish Harsher PED Testing Started Sooner’

Recently the UFC announced stricter penalties for PED users, with more frequent testing, and the promotion pushing for suspensions of two to 4 years for fighters who test positive for banned substances. MMA and UFC veteran Michael Bisping spoke to Fox Sports to discuss his thoughts on the harsher PED testing policies, and harsher penalties....

Feb 23, 2015 11:29 am

Bisping And Stann Discuss What’s Next For Frank Mir

At 35 years old, Frank Mir snapped a 4-fight losing streak last night when he defeated Bigfoot Silva by TKO in the 1st round. With 15 UFC wins, in 24 Octagon appearances, with a total professional record of 17-9, Frank Mir can still fight with the best. Following his win over Bigfoot Silva last night...

Feb 21, 2015 5:13 pm

Mark Munoz: ‘Doctor told me to stop fighting’

“My knee was hurting a little bit before the last fight but I didn’t think it was that bad of an injury. It was irritating me. And then my MCL and PCL completely tore in the fight. It was pretty bad. I’m too tough for my own good, is what my doctor told me. He...

Feb 20, 2015 11:42 am

Rousey: ‘I will not try to intimidate Cat Zingano’

“Cat is different because, not only is she undefeated, but she has the kind of indomitable spirit that I haven’t seen exhibited by anyone else, at the level that she has. She’s been down in fights before and every single time, she’s come back and finished the other person. And, given everything she’s been through...

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Felice Herrig Getting Ready For Paige VanZant

@feliceherrig getting ready for @paigevanzantufc April 18th in Newark NJ on FOX A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Feb 19, 2015 at 8:45am PST Top UFC strawweight, Felice Herrig shows off her striking skills with UFC Veteran Jeff Curran. The Ultimate fighter veteran faces Paige VanZant on April’s UFC on FOX 15 card.

Feb 19, 2015 11:31 am

Lawler on MacDonald rematch: ‘I want a finish’

Earlier this week, it was announced that UFC welterweight champion “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler will defend his title against surging Canadian Rory MacDonald at July’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. The pair of welterweights met back in November of 2013, with Lawler earning a split-decision win over MacDonald. This time around, Robbie is hoping for...

Feb 19, 2015 3:00 am

Machida Not Scared of Rockhold’s Ground Game

“I think this is a good fight for me. He has a good striking, but I’m ready. If the fight goes to the ground, I will also be ready for everything he does, and I will try to surprise him as well. He’s a top 5, he’s been doing great in his fights and his...

Feb 18, 2015 9:22 am

Cummins Challenges OSP To Random Drug Testing

UFC light heavyweight Patrick Cummins wants to help clean up the sport of mixed martial arts. Cummins is currently riding a 3-fight win streak, which he will put on the line this Arpil when he squares off with Ovince Saint Preux at the UFC on FOX 15 event in Newark. Cummins recently spoke with MMAFighting.com,...

Feb 16, 2015 4:18 pm

Lawler, And Rockhold, Land Major Deals With Adidas

Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, and top ranked UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold have both signed landmark deals with Adidas Combat Sports USA. Both fighters were already signed to Adidas, however both men renewed their contracts. Adidas Combat Sports sent out a press release, which BJPENN.com received. New York, NY and Portland, OR – Robbie Lawler and...

Feb 16, 2015 7:14 am

REPLAY! Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva vs. Travis Browne (Full)

Ahead of Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva’s bout against Frank Mir on Sunday, take a look back to 2012 when Bigfoot defeated Travis Browne. “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” goes down on Sunday from Brazil, and will air on Fox Sports 1.

Feb 14, 2015 9:52 pm

Max Holloway vs. Cub Swanson Takes Place in April

After picking up a unanimous decision victory over Cole Miller, Max Holloway was informed he has a spot on the “UFC on FOX 15” card against Cub Swanson in April! “UFC on FOX: Rockhold vs. Machida” will take place on April 18, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. Max Holloway is currently riding a five fight...

Feb 13, 2015 12:27 pm

Henderson: “I shouldn’t have to defend myself from doing drugs”

“Guilty by association,” said Henderson. “It’s not a good look for the UFC fighters to consistently pop up positive, positive, positive, for all these PEDs. It’s a bad look for the sport. It’s a bad look for us fighters. I have to defend myself for doing drugs? I’m not the last guy, but I shouldn’t...

Feb 12, 2015 12:47 pm

Matt Brown Gets In Fist Fight Outside Of The Cage

UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown was recently involved in a light, possibly violent, punching altercation with his former BJJ coach, the severity of which depends on whose side you believe. Taking to Facebook was Brown: “Alright I gotta say something now I suppose. I have WAY bigger fish to fry, but I can’t help it...

Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

Bisping: ‘There needs to be harsher penalties for PED users’

“Dana White said if people are using it, they’re going to get caught. We’re seeing that. For people who don’t know too much about the sport and see legends like Anderson Silva get caught, it looks bad and leaves a bad tasted in people’s mouths. I’d like to see every main event and co-main event...

Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

D.C.: ‘PED failures not a bad thing. It’s a good thing. Do more testing’

“When you look at social media, fans are saying this is bad for the UFC. I say it’s good. It’s working. Keep it up. It’s exposing these guys who are taking short cuts. Keep testing these guys. Tell them they can’t keep cheating. It’s not a bad thing. It’s a good thing. Do more [testing]....

Feb 12, 2015 4:20 am

NOW A BLACKZILIAN!

Stefan “Skyscraper” Struve is switching things up ahead of his next Octagon appearance. According to last night’s edition of UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1, the longtime UFC heavyweight will be training at Blackzilian headquarters, in South Florida. No immediate information is known regarding the switch, however Struve is expected to spend his next training...

Feb 10, 2015 11:46 am

Kaufman Puts Tate on Blast

“I get that Ronda (Rousey) is the goal and Ronda is my goal, but we can’t get there without fights. For these girls to try and take safe fights and ensure they don’t have a high chance of losing and they get these records where they have 10 wins in the UFC but they are...