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Apr 30, 2015 4:44 pm

Passed Up For Cowboy, Thomson Ready To Fill In For Marquee Lightweight Matchup

Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez are expected to meet at UFC 188 on June 13, 2015 in Mexico City, Mexico. However, in the ever-changing sport of mixed martial arts this bout could need a fighter at the drop of a dime. Enter: Josh “The Punk” Thomson. Josh Thomson made a quick recovery after being pulled...

Apr 30, 2015 11:36 am

BALL DROPPED! UFC Pushes Thomson To The Side, Books Makdessi vs. Cerrone

Despite all the buzz surrounding Josh Thomson being a possible replacement for the injured Khabib Nurmagomedov, UFC officials have chosen to go a different route. John “The Bull” Makdessi will be stepping into the octagon to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 187, ESPN reports. Makdessi just fought this past weekend at UFC 186 where he...

Apr 30, 2015 10:05 am

REVEAL! Jon Jones Raw Court Footage Released!

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones appeared in court on Tuesday for his hit-and-run that left a female injured. Jones fled the scene of the crime before turning himself in a day later in Albuquerque, New Mexico. UFC officials have chosen to strip Jon Jones of his championship and suspend him while he takes...

Apr 29, 2015 2:00 am

“Cowboy”: ‘Pulling Out of 187? Not a Freakin’ Chance!’

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone has heard rumors floating around that he suffered an injury and would be forced off the upcoming UFC 187 card. Cerrone laughs at such rumors and claims, injured or not, he WILL be there! Is there anything Cerrone wouldn’t do? “Hahahahahaah hurt, not hurt, trouble, not trouble I’ll show up and fight...

Apr 28, 2015 2:02 am

Picture of Jon Jones’ Jacked Up Rental Car

Jon “Bones” Jones will not only be fighting to keep his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship, but he will be fighting for his freedom as well. Reports came out on Sunday that Jon Jones was in a three-car accident that apparently left a pregnant woman with an injured arm. Jones allegedly fled the scene after grabbing...

Apr 26, 2015 6:05 pm

UPDATE: Jon Jones Wanted For Questioning

The details are still coming in slowly. But new information keeps surfacing, so we are going to keep giving it to you guys. Apparently, Jon Jones is wanted for questioning, pertaining to a car accident where an elderly women was injured and transported to the hospital. This information came from David Kano on Twitter. I...

Apr 22, 2015 9:32 am

GSP’s Ex-Manager: ‘I Know For Sure GSP Will Come Back For One Fight’

“Georges is going to come back for one fight. I can’t say he’s going to come back and go on a title run and do 10 fights, but I know for sure he’s going to come back for one fight.” “It’s one of those things where, Georges got injured, which is something that wasn’t expected,...

Apr 15, 2015 4:19 am

SHOTS FIRED! Dillashaw Calls Barao a “Little B**ch”!

Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) returned with their 54th episode on Tuesday night and boy did they bring the big guns out. Joining hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy was none other than UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw. Dillashaw joined the guys and of course talked about his newly...

Apr 13, 2015 4:22 pm

Jacare’s Manager Wanted Bisping, Got Camozzi Instead

Well, you can’t always get what you want. We now know that Chris Camozzi will step in for the injured Yoel Romero to fight Jacare Souza at UFC on FOX 15 on April 18. Before that announcement, Souza’a manager expressed interest in another fighter he hoped would step up and fill in. “He’s the kind...

Apr 13, 2015 10:46 am

Booking Round-Up: Latest Fight Announcements

It’s time for another fight announcement round-up. Check out the list below to see when some of your favorite fighters will be throwing down next. Ryan Jimmo vs. Francimar Barroso- UFC Fight Night 67 Luiz Dutra vs. Tom Breese- UFC Fight Night 67 Mike Swick vs. Alex Garcia- UFC 189 Mairbek Taisumov vs. Alan Patrick-...

Apr 12, 2015 7:40 am

Chris Camozzi Replaces Yoel Romero, Will Fight Jacare Souza

During yesterdays UFC Krakow broadcast it was announced that middleweight Chris Camozzi will step in for the injured Yoel Romero and fight Jacare Souza at UFC On FOX 15, will takes place on April 18 in Newark, New Jersey. This will be a rematch from their 2013 fight, where Camozzi lost via submission in the...

Apr 10, 2015 5:56 am

Max Holloway: I’d Do Anything to Rematch McGregor

Featherweight contender Max Holloway (12-3 MMA) is the only UFC figther thus far to take “The Notorious” Conor McGregor to a decision inside of the octagon and he would give anything for a rematch: “I’d do anything for that rematch,” Holloway told MMAjunkie. “It’s going to happen. McGregor is a cool dude. He has nothing...

Apr 2, 2015 1:47 pm

Miesha Tate Punks Us All

Miesha Tate told Jessica Eye yesterday that she was injured and would have to pull out of their future bout. Turns out it was all part of a prank! You guys do know its April 1st right? — Miesha Tate (@MieshaTate) April 1, 2015 BJPENN.COM PUNKS LUKE ROCKHOLD FOR APRIL FOOLS. MUCH WATCH!

Mar 28, 2015 1:23 pm

Coach Pederneiras: MMA without PEDs won’t be as spectacular

Andre Pederneiras is one of the greatest coaches in the sport of mixed martial arts. The founder of Nova Uniao has instructed some of the sports biggest stars including Jose Aldo, Renan Barao, Junior dos Santos, Pedro Rizzo and of course BJ Penn. Pederneiras recently spoke to Portal do Vale Tudo (as translated by Lucas...

Mar 27, 2015 6:04 pm

Paul Daley: My Fight with Douglas Lima Will Happen – EXCLUSIVE

Paul Daley sat down with BJPENN.COM’s Jon Kirschner and shared his thoughts on his time in Bellator so far and when he will square off with welterweight champion Douglas Lima. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny After making the rounds of smaller organizations around the world, Paul Daley has found a new home in Bellator....

Mar 20, 2015 5:29 pm

Cruz Says 2015 Return “Realistic”

“Is it realistic [to fight before 2015 ends]? I believe it is. Am I going to say that I’m going to do it? I’m only two months into rehab and I need wait a little bit longer before I make a statement like that because right now I’m in the portion where I need the...

Mar 15, 2015 2:02 pm

Cerrone vs. Nurmagomedov Winner Will Face Dos Anjos, Maybe

There is a new UFC lightweight champion and his name is Rafael dos Anjos. Although he just won the title at UFC 185, there’s already talks about who his first challenger will be. Many have assumed that the winner of the upcoming lightweight fight between Donald Cerrone and Khabib Nurmagomedov will in fact get a...

Mar 8, 2015 10:33 am

Benson Henderson Offers To Fight Erick Silva On Two Weeks Notice

With Ben Saunders out of his scheduled welterweight tilt against Erick Silva, another “Ben” is ready to step up and fill that void. Ben “Smooth” Henderson took to twitter yesterday and offered up his services to once against move up in weight and save the show. Check it: “@MMAFighting: Ben Saunders injured, out of bout...

Mar 8, 2015 10:28 am

Cowboy: ‘When I get that belt, I can really “F” Off’

“I stay training year-round. I don’t really have a camp. I don’t do an eight-week or 12-week camp. I just keep going all the time. That way, if I’m sore or I’m tired and want to go snowmobiling for a week? I just go.” “I think I have an understanding with the UFC and they...

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...