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Aug 12, 2015 8:39 am

Coach: ‘Fedor’s Return Is Serious, Has Greater Potential Than Before’

The man, the myth, the legend Fedor Emelianenko still has everyone wondering where he’ll end up. A lot of talk has been going around about him ‘talking’ with the UFC and a potential match up with champion Fabricio Werdum, who beat Fedor. None of that is confirmed or even hinted at being confirmed yet, but...

Aug 12, 2015 8:25 am

Johny Hendricks Plans On Making Us All Remember

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks (17-3 MMA) will be looking to make a statement when he squares off with Tyron Woodley at October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. “Bigg Rigg” is currently ranked as the welterweight divisions #1 contender, but was ultimately passed-over for a title shot by UFC officials in favor of former...

Aug 12, 2015 8:25 am

‘Jon Jones Could Be Heavyweight Champion’

UFC welterweight contender and fan favorite Matt “The Immortal” Brown believes that former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones is pretty much untouchable inside the UFC’s octagon. The UFC’s #5 ranked welterweight (Brown) was recently on the GreatMMADebate podcast where he discussed the idea of Jon Jones becoming the UFC’s heavyweight champion, his words:...

Aug 12, 2015 8:22 am

Diego Sanchez Finds Inspiration In Strange Place

“All in all, the real truth, when I saw Conor McGregor drop down to 145, the guy is my size, he’s not bigger. Straight up. He is my size if not bigger. And I was like, ‘Whoa, look at this guy, he has a huge size advantage going into all of his fights.’ He has...

Aug 12, 2015 7:59 am

Paddy Holohan vs. Louis Smolka set for UFN 76

A flyweight bout between Paddy Holohan and Louis Smolka is the latest addition to October’s UFC Fight Night 76 event in Dublin. UFC officials announced the booking earlier today. Louis Smolka (9-1 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he battles Holohan in Ireland. “Da Last...

Aug 12, 2015 7:35 am

Tyron Woodley Explains Why He Wanted Hendricks Fight

After months of lobbying, Tyron Woodley (15-3 MMA) was finally granted his wish to fight former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks (17-3 MMA), as the two men are set to throw down at October’s UFC 192 event in Houston, Texas. “The Chosen One” was a recent guest on “The MMA Hour” where he explained his...

Aug 12, 2015 7:24 am

Rory MacDonald Has Intersting Take On Robbie Lawler Fight

“The greatest moment of my life. The best experience, it was a real experience, it showed me who I was. It was the best moment of my entire life. Obviously I’m disappointed that I didn’t win, I wasn’t able to push through and stop him, but at the end of the day, it was just...

Aug 12, 2015 4:34 am

Rousey’s Not Confident In Fedor’s Return

Ronda Rousey, UFC champion and mega star, recently did a AMA session on Reddit and answered a slew of questions from fans. One fan asked about Fedor Emelianenko. Now, you would think Rousey might have something clever to say about him, considering he is very outspoken about why women have no place in MMA and...

Aug 12, 2015 3:42 am

UFC’s Paddy Holohan Completely Destroys ‘Racist’ Internet Troll

Ireland’s Paddy Holohan recently took to the wonderful world of Twitter and shut down a troll who made a pretty bold statement about Holohan and potatoes. The troll, who shall not be named, sent out a random tweet about how bad Holohan sucks and how he should just stick to ‘picking potatoes.’ Yeah, the Irishmen...

Aug 11, 2015 5:28 pm

Bellator Signs Josh Thomson To Exclusive Multi-Fight Contract

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion and, now, former UFC lightweight Josh Thomson is now a Bellator MMA lightweight. The promotion announced today that they have reached an exclusive multi-fight contract with Thomson. The UFC choose not to renew the top lightweight’s contract and it looks like Bellator wasted no time grabbing him up. Via press release:...

Aug 11, 2015 5:23 pm

Champ — ‘McGregor’s Not Even Close To The Top 5 At Lightweight’

  “I’ve never seen Chad take a step back, he always moves forward, and he was breathing hard after the first minute. T.J. Dillashaw was sitting right next to me and I asked him how was Chad’s cardio when he got the call from the UFC, and he said ‘he’s well for three rounds, not...

Aug 11, 2015 5:15 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #84

Stud Show Radio (formerly Team Alpha Male Radio) is a biweekly MMA podcast that airs Tuesday and Thursday right here on BJPENN.COM. The show features hosts Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy talking to callers and guests about all the latest stories in MMA and beyond.  Guests from Team Alpha Male appear on...

Aug 11, 2015 4:13 pm

CM Punk And Cathal Pendred Engage In Ugly Twitter Feud––It Gets REALLY Bad!

CM Punk has been called out by tons of MMA fighters, both in the UFC and not in the UFC. So far he’s basically chosen to ignore then and not engage with any of them….until now. Apparently Irelands Cathal Pendred grabbed his attention with a tweet he sent to today, mocking Punk for some pad...

Aug 11, 2015 4:11 pm

Rockhold Promising To Bring ‘Cocky’ Chris Weidman Down To Earth

“I’m going to rectify that situation for the middleweights out there and when I get the title from Weidman, I’m going to keep fighting, and that’s why I’ve kept my life single. It might put some fire under his ass. He’s been on top for so long and he’s undefeated. A little cockier side is...

Aug 11, 2015 1:56 pm

Neil Magny Jumps In For Injured Rick Story, Meets Erick Silva At UFN 74

An injury has forced Rick Story (18-8 MMA) to withdraw from his scheduled UFC Fight Night 74 co-main event bout with Erick Silva (18-5 MMA). Replacing Story on short-notice will be fellow welterweight Neil Magny (15-4 MMA), who will be looking to rebound after suffering a submission loss to Demian Maia eleven days ago at...

Aug 11, 2015 1:53 pm

ODDS! McGregor Opens Up As 2-1 Favorite Over Jose Aldo

Ladies and gentlemen, UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor has opened as the 2-1 favorite over champion Jose Aldo. They were supposed to fight at UFC 189, instead Aldo pulled out with a rib injury and McGregor took on Chad Mendes for the interim strap. McGregor survived and early onslaught of ground and pound to...

Aug 11, 2015 1:15 pm

Ronda’s “Honest” Answer: ‘Yes, I can beat Floyd Mayweather in a real fight’

  During a recent Ask Me Anything session on Reddit, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey answered numerous questions from fans that ranged from MMA related to porn related. One fan asked about her thoughts on fighting people like Cyborg and Floyd Mayweather in a street fight. The champ didn’t back down from recent comments and...

Aug 11, 2015 12:32 pm

Bellator 143 Headliner Set Between Warren And Davis

Former Bellator MMA bantamweight champion Joe Warren will take on L.C. Davis in the main event at Bellator 143, taking place on Sept. 25 in Hidalgo, TX. Via press release: SANTA MONICA, Calif. (August 11, 2015) – Joe Warren’s (12-4) road to reclaim the Bellator MMA Bantamweight Championship will begin on Friday, September 25 against...