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Jun 4, 2015 10:48 am

Jon Jones’ Manager Speaks Out Against Cormier, Gustafsson Title Booking

Former UFC champion Jon Jones is still off the grid, awaiting his legal issues to play out, but we did hear from his manager. Jones’ manager, Malki Kawa, took to Twitter to share his feelings about the UFC giving Alexander Gustafsson the next title shot. Check out what he had to say: It's as if...

Jun 4, 2015 10:20 am

WASTED! Dana White: ‘I Like To Drink’

Yesterday Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White were present for the unveiling of the new UFC drug testing policy and program. During the Q&A part of the press conference a reporter asked if any UFC employees or executives would be tested just like the fighters. Fertitta and White had some fun with the question and said...

Jun 4, 2015 10:19 am

Jackie Chan: ‘Ronda Rousey? Never Heard Of Him’

Who? Action film star Jackie Chan doesn’t have the slightest clue who Ronda Rousey is. Oh and he’s making a Rush Hour 4!! Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Jun 4, 2015 5:59 am

DADA 5000 Fights LIVE on BJPENN.COM, Friday Night!

Ladies and gentlemen, Friday night on BJPENN.COM internet sensation Dada 5000 will be streaming BYB Extreme Fighting Series’ Battleship 1 live.   The event, which will be taking place on a cruise ship in the middle of international waters, will feature 8 exciting fights inside of a unique cage structure designed to encourage hard-hitting action....


Jun 4, 2015 4:11 am

“Mighty Mouse” Wants On Vegas Card, Cool With Co-Main Slot

UFC flyweight champion (CHAMPION!) suggests that he fight in the co-main event at UFC 191. That’s right Demetrious Johnson might have given in to all the talk about hi not being able to carry a card and bring in viewers. Johnson’s interest in being on the newly announced card in Vegas was reported on last...

Jun 4, 2015 4:10 am

ENTOURAGE’D! Ronda Rousey Gets Chummy With Piven

Ronda Rousey’s new movie, Entourage, came out this week and she seems to be enjoying her time in Hollywood, hanging out with Ari Gold aka Jeremy Piven. Check it out! #WhenWasThatWednesday On set with @howulivinjpiven aka Ari Gold on set of @entouragemovie – Out in theaters today!! A photo posted by rondarousey (@rondarousey) on Jun...

Jun 4, 2015 4:09 am

White: ‘Drug Testing Policy Is Not Good For Business’

Dana White talked about the financial side of the new drug testing program on ‘UFC Tonight’ “There’s no business upside, but a massive upside for the sport. It’s the right thing for the sport and for the athletes. If you take a kid who has a ton of potential and get him on PEDs, you...

Jun 4, 2015 4:08 am

Renan Barao Blames UFC For Loss To Dillashaw

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao explains the reason for his loss to T.J. Dillashaw. The Brazilian told Portal do Vale Tudo that the UFC pressured him into fighting Dillashaw after Chris Weidman was injured and unable to fight on the scheduled card. He said he didn’t want to take the fight but did anyways...

Jun 4, 2015 4:07 am

World Series Of Fighting 21 Weigh Ins –– LIVE At 6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

Watch the live WSOF 21 weigh-ins live here on BJPENN.COM at 6 PM ET/3 PM PT. The event features featherweight champion and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance ‘The Part’ Palmer defending his title against Canadian Chris Horodecki. As well as a co-main event for the heavyweight title between champion Smealinho Rama and challenger Blagoy Ivanov....

Jun 4, 2015 4:04 am

Chael Sonnen Inspired By Cormier, Talks About Returning To MMA

The ‘American Gangster’ retired from MMA in 2014. Could he now be planning a comeback? The former UFC title challenger appeared on Jon Anik and Kennt Florian’s Podcast and talked about watching Daniel Cormier win the light-heavyweight title. “I thought it was inspiring. One because I’m a wrestler so I’m always excited to see wrestling...

Jun 4, 2015 4:03 am

UFC 191 Announced For September, Takes Place In Vegas

The UFC have announced another fight card that will take place in Las Vegas. On UFC Tonight, it was revealed that UFC 191 will be held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will take place in September and will bring the total, so far, to 5 PPV cards that...

Jun 4, 2015 4:02 am

‘Jacare’ Souza’s Manager: ‘No Fight Makes Sense’

It’s safe to say UFC middleweight ‘Jacare’ Souza isn’t very happy about being passed up for a title shot. Instead, the UFC chose Luke Rockhold. Souza is on a five fight win streak, while Rockhold is on four fight win streak. Although, who Rockhold has fought and finished probably had something to do with it....

Jun 4, 2015 4:00 am

Miss TUF? Here’s a REPLAY!

Check out the highlights from last nights TUF episode, including the fight! Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Jun 4, 2015 4:00 am

Paige VanZant Enjoying Life In The Sun!

The UFC strawweight seems to be enjoying her time out of the octagon. Paige VanZant is on a nice streak in the octagon and her star power seems to be growing substantially. Always active on social media, VanZant has shared a lot of pictures of what seems to be her enjoying life as a growing...

Jun 3, 2015 5:59 am

No Jones! Daniel Cormier Will Fight Alexander Gustafsson In First Title Defense

UFC president Dana White appeared on UFC Tonight and mentioned that they were looking at Alexander Gustafsson for Daniel Cormier’s first title challenger and now it has been confirmed. After the show, UFCespanol.com confirmed that ‘The Mauler’ will in fact get a title shot. It was first thought that they would be the main event...

Jun 3, 2015 5:59 am

OFFICIAL! Luke Rockhold Will Get Next Shot At Chris Weidman

The UFC just announced that Luke Rockhold will get the next crack at the UFC middleweight title, taking on champion Chris Weidman. It was between Rockhold and Jacare Souza and it appears the UFC have made their decision. Check out the announcement on the UFC’s Instagram account! UFC middleweight @LukeRockhold will get next shot at...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

PAID! Rousey: ‘I’m Close To Being Top Money-Maker In MMA History’

UFC bantamweight champion and all around star Ronda Rousey is obviously pretty well off as far as financials goes. She’s UFC champ, she’s in movies, she has a book out etc. So we know she’s not hurting for money. But, in a recent interview with Larry King, Rousey revealed that she is close to being...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

REPLAY! UFC’s Special Announcement Press Conference

‘UFC announced today the unveiling of its new, ground-breaking Athlete Development program. Watch the full press conference here.’ via UFC. Championship Mindset — Cain Velasquez Prepares For UFC 188

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

Sonnen Not Sold On McGregor, Thinks Aldo Walks Through Him

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen is known for talking and building up his fights, which is why it’s interesting to hear him talk about upcoming title challenger Conor McGregor. Sonnen was a guest on Jon Anik and Kenny Florian’s Podcast, where he talked about the Irishmen and said that he has never really believed in...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

UFC Fighters React To New Drug Testing Policy

The UFC just announced its new drug testing policy and here’s what the MMA world had to say about it! I'm very proud of the @ufc for taking a serious position on #PEDs. I hope they follow through with everything and clean this sport up. — Tim Kennedy (@TimKennedyMMA) June 3, 2015 I know some...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

UFC Doc Made Magic Happen On Raquel Pennington’s Face

Raquel Pennington is thankful for what the UFC doctors were able to do with her face. Pennington suffered a really bad gash to her forehead during a fight in the octagon and now, six months later, it’s basically unnoticeable thanks to the UFC doctors. Check out the pictures below! I couldn't be more impressed with...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

Update: War Machine Will Remain Behind Bars

Jonathan Koppenhaver will have to stay behind bars while he waits for his trial in September, ruled a judge on Wednesday. Koppenhaver is facing 34 counts, including two counts of attempted murder, when his trial comes around. On Wednesday his lawyers tried to get those two charges thrown out, but the judge ruled that there...

Jun 3, 2015 5:57 am

Rashad Evans Wants Bader For His Return Fight

On UFC Tonight it was announced that UFC light-heavyweight Rashad Evans is looking for a matchup with top ranked Ryan Bader upon his return to the cage. Evans is planning on a September return, after being sidelined with knee surgery, and thinks that a fight with Bader would make the most sense. Bader was thought...

Jun 3, 2015 5:57 am

‘If Edgar Doesn’t Get Title Shot There Will Be Riot!’

  On Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight Frankie Edgar’s manager announced that the UFC featherweight will not be accepting another fight unless it is for the title. Edgar is riding a four-fight win streak and was noticeably passed over by the UFC, who gave the shot to Conor McGregor. Edgar now insist that it will...

Jun 3, 2015 5:56 am

Alexander Gustafsson Teases Title Shot

UFC light-heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson might have a very big announcement to make. The former title challenger last fought and loss to Anthony Johnson, who just fought and loss to Daniel Cormier. Now, we may see Gustafsson go for the title? This is what a lot are speculating after Gustafsson sent out a mysterious post on...

Jun 3, 2015 5:55 am

Cowboy Cerrone Isn’t Sure About Waiting For Title Shot

UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone is primed for a title shot after his recent win over John Makdessi. The only problem with that is that champion Rafael dos Anjos is still recovering from injury and will be out until around December. Cerrone took to his Twitter and seems to have made up his mind as to...