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Sep 18, 2015 10:57 am

“Semtex”: ‘I’ll always have love for fighters like Ronda Rousey’

Bellator MMA’s Paul Daley is preparing for his fight on Saturday night, at the gigantic ‘Dynamite’ event going down in San Jose, CA. Daley will be competing in a kickboxing match, against Fernando Gonzalez, inside the GLORY ring. Ahead of the scrap, ‘Samtex’ spoke with BJPENN.COM.’s Layzie The Savage about some of the hottest topics...

Sep 18, 2015 10:50 am

Emanuel Newton Doesn’t Need A Nutritionist –– Cutting Weight’s ‘All Mental’

Bellator MMA’s Emanuel Newton is set to fight former UFC fighter Phil Davis in the first round of the four-man, one-night tournament, going down at the big ‘Dynamite’ event this Saturday. Newton was the former light heavyweight champion before losing to current champ Liam McGeary back in Feb. Now he’s ready to get back to...

Sep 18, 2015 10:23 am

UFC’s Leslie Smith Now Refuses To Fight In Nevada

Leslie Smith (7-6-1 MMA) is the latest UFC fighter to refuse to fight in Nevada following the NSAC’s five-year suspension of Nick Diaz. The women’s bantamweight competitor took to her Sqor account to announce her decision: “I am making a statement and will stand with my fellow fighters Nick Diaz, and Henry Cejudo and refuse...

Sep 18, 2015 10:12 am

‘King Mo’ Lawal: ‘Pro Wrestling’s Where It’s At!’

Bellator MMA light heavyweight ‘King Mo’ Lawal will compete in Saturday night’s four-man, one-night tournament at the giant ‘Dynamite’ event. He’ll meet Linton Vassell in the first fight and if he gets past him then he’ll go up against the winner of Phil Davis vs. Emanuel Newton. Ahead of all that, Lawal spoke with BJPENN.COM’s...

Sep 18, 2015 10:09 am

Ortiz Fires Back At ‘King Mo’ –– ‘I’m the star, no one knows who you are’

Legendary MMA fighter Tito Ortiz will once again challenge for a world title on Saturday night when he takes on Bellator’s undefeated light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary in the ‘Dynamite’ main event. Ortiz is coming into the fight with a two fight in streak, over Stephan Bonnar and former middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko. He’ll be...

Sep 18, 2015 9:08 am

BEEF! Matt Mitrione And Matt Hughes Go At It On Twitter Over Diaz Suspension

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione didn’t really like what UFC Hall of Famer and former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes had to say about Nick Diaz’s recent controversial five year suspension. Hughes, the Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations for the UFC, put out a tweet saying that he felt the five years was...

Sep 18, 2015 9:07 am

Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley: ‘UFC’s IV Ban Not Safe For Fighters’ — WATCH NOW!

Bellator welterweight Paul Daley will compete at this Saturday’s ‘Dynamite’ event, but it won’t be in an MMA fight. ‘Samtex’ will take on Fernando Gonzalez in a kickboxing match, which is possible due to the unique setup of the historic event. ‘Dynamite’ will hold both MMA and kickboxing bouts throughout the night, with a cage...

Sep 18, 2015 8:57 am

REPLAY! ‘Big Country’ Uncorks Massive Right Hand On Kongo

Back at UFC 159 ‘Big Country’ Roy Nelson took on fellow heavyweight Cheick Kongo. The fight never made it out of the first round as Nelson managed to land one of his brutal right hands with less than two minutes left. Kongo had his back to the cage and made the mistake of standing right...

Sep 18, 2015 8:28 am

WATCH! Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Media Day Staredowns

This Saturday, in San Jose, CA, Bellator will put on a show unlike anything we’ve seen before. At Bellator ‘Dynamite’ we’ll see both a cage and a kickboxing ring next to each other in the same venue. We’ll have GLORY kickboxing matches and Bellator MMA fights going on all night long, leading up to a...

Sep 18, 2015 7:39 am

Weekly Dana White Instagram Roundup –– You’re Welcome!

UFC president Dana White is a busy guy. He travels the world promoting one fight after the other, shows up at press conferences, films The Ultimate Fighter and who knows what else. The guy never seems to stop. So to help keep you up to date with what’s happening in the busy life of Dana...

Sep 18, 2015 7:02 am

Dana White Already Has Plans For McGregor’s First Title Defense

The fight hasn’t even happened yet but according to UFC president Dana White, he’s already made plans for Conor McGregor’s first title defense. White spoke on the NRL Footy Show and mentioned that he already tole the Irishman that if he beats Jose Aldo at UFC 194, on Dec. 12, then he’ll get to defend...

Sep 18, 2015 6:51 am

Frank Mir Was ‘Shocked’ He Didn’t Get The Judges Nod In Arlovski Fight

Some people were shocked at the end of a less than stellar fight between UFC heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir, when the judges gave the decision to Arlovksi. It was a close fight in the eyes of many who said it probably could have one either way, but there are also those who state...

Sep 18, 2015 5:59 am

Getting Your Forum Fix –– You’re Welcome!

It’s time for your daily fix of some of the gems floating around out there in the crowded world of MMA forums. Don’t have time, don’t have the energy or patience? No worries, we’re going to work to find the best of the best everyday and organize them in one go to spot. We’ve put...

Sep 18, 2015 5:18 am

Josh Thomson: ‘It’s Tough’ Being A Clean Athlete In This Sport

Current Bellator MMA lightweight Josh Thomson will get to make his promotional debut in front of his home crowd when he fights this Saturday at the ‘Dynamite’ event taking place in San Jose, CA. Thomson will fight Mike Bronzoulis in his first Bellator scrap, but before that he spoke with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage. When...

Sep 18, 2015 5:07 am

WATCH! Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Open Media Workouts Highlights

Before Saturday’s massive Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event, the fighters stepped on the mat and got in some last minute workouts in front of the media. ‘Dynamite’ will feature both MMA fights, in the Bellator cage, and GLORY kickboxing matches, which will take place in the ring. Both of which are located on the same floor, next...

Sep 18, 2015 4:46 am

REPLAY! WSOF 23 Weigh-ins (Full Replay)

World Series of Fighting will bring us another night of what should be exciting fights this Friday night. WSOF 23 goes down in Phoenix, Arizona and will air on NBCSN. The main card will feature not one, but two titles on the line. In the co-main event we’ll get to see who walks away with...

Sep 18, 2015 3:41 am

Joey Beltran: “I’m Not Fighting My Buddy Halsey For Chump Change!”

Mixed Martial Arts veteran Joey Beltran (16-11 MMA) made his middleweight debut at April’s Bellator 136 event, where he scored a unanimous decision victory over Brian Rogers. “The Mexicutioner” is set to return to action later this month when he battles Kendall Grove in the co-main event of Bellator 143. With a win over Grove...