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Jul 22, 2015 7:40 am

UFC Fighters React To ‘Stitch’ Duran Getting Fired

Longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was released by the UFC yesterday. Duran says it was because of his comments he made about Reebok, saying that he lost all of his sponsorship money and that they didn’t even work with the cutmen when developing their new vests. Needless to say, the MMA world did not react...

Jul 22, 2015 6:46 am

UFC’s Rony Jason Also Fails ‘B’ Drug Test

UFC’s Rony Jason failed a drug test stemming from his May 30 win at UFC Fight Night 67. He was hopeful that a retest would clear him and would come back clean. He was wrong. The Brazilian Athletic Commission MMA, released a statement on the matter and revealed that the ‘B’ sample which was tested...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

UFC Fight Night 74 set with 12 bouts!

The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon! The card, which will air on FOX Sports 1, includes a total of 12 bouts and is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring surging contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Max Holloway (13-3 MMA) is currently riding a six-fight win...

Jul 22, 2015 5:37 am

If Rousey’s Out, Then Tate Is In––’I’ll Fight Cyborg At 140′

“I think her and I are on the same page that if that opportunity presented itself at 140, we would both accept the fight.” Tate said. “As far as the logistics of it, I have no idea how that would work with the UFC. Obviously I’m fighting with the UFC, so I’m not going to...

Jul 22, 2015 5:31 am

Big Nog: ‘In The UFC Or Not, I Want To Fight Fedor Again’

“He’s such an icon for the sport. If he’s healthy and feels like fighting again, he should. The MMA world loves to watch him perform. There is always room for big icons like him. Tito Ortiz is still fighting, so is Quinton Jackson and Cro Cop. People want to see them fight. Sometimes there’s a...

Jul 22, 2015 2:02 am

Mayhem Miller Drinks And Smokes Weed During HBO Interview

So this happened. During HBO “Real Sports” segment on MMA and it’s correlation to domestic violence, Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller took things to a whole new, and weird, level. Just watch. BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 22, 2015 1:24 am

Bethe: ‘Enjoy Your Last Month As The Champ Rousey’

“I have always been the underdog. Mainly because I started doing MMA late, when I was 28. So I’m used to the pessimism, the critics, the judging and negative people trying to bring me down. It doesn’t bother me. My faith is bigger than all of that and I fight for those who believe in...

Jul 22, 2015 12:44 am

GOODNIGHT! Head Kick KO Leaves Fighter Sleeping On The Mat

Just sent Brooke Mayo’s K.O. to AXS T.V.’s Inside MMA. Last time we did this Michael Gall’s K.O. was aired! Posted by Izmatik Prod on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 Check out this massive headkick KO that took place in the third round of the fight!! BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 21, 2015 5:36 pm

Longtime Cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran Fired From The UFC

Here’s a piece of sad news from the MMA world. UFC staple and veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran has been let go by the promotion and will no longer work events for them. Duran broke the news on his Twitter account: @daej81 You will be the first to know that the UFC just let me...

Jul 21, 2015 5:34 pm

Anthony Johnson: ‘I Wanted To Whoop Diego Sanchez’s As*’

“They’re hungry dude. They’re hungry. I remember when I was that age, I was the same way. I was hungry too. I remember before I even got to the UFC….nobody knows this. The Ultimate Fighter was on, that’s when they had (Josh) Koscheck, Diego Sanchez, all those guys (TUF 1). “And the way Diego was...

Jul 21, 2015 3:57 pm

Minor League Player Talks About His Ronda Rousey Crush

The minor league baseball player who has left a ticket for Ronda Rousey everyday recently spoke out about the situation, explaining just how it all came about. Anthony Giansanti, who plays for the AAA Iowa Cubs, spoke with MMAFighting about the tickets and about his crush on Ronda Rousey. “The funny thing about Ronda is,...

Jul 21, 2015 2:41 pm

Poll Results – Conor McGregor Fan Favorite To Beat Jose Aldo

The people have spoken. BJPENN.COM put out a poll asking who would win between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim champion Conor McGregor. The two are set to fight whenever the UFC can put it together. They have already said that they will fight, it’s just a matter of Jose Aldo healing from his rib...

Jul 21, 2015 12:13 pm

Randy Couture: ‘If The UFC Signs Fedor, Then I’m Out’

Former two-division UFC champion Randy Couture has been answering questions lately, ever since Fedor Emelianenko announced he would be returning to MMA. The two never fought, but came close and now fans are wondering if ‘The Natural’ would consider coming back for the fight. Here’s what he said to MMAFighting: “You never say never —...

Jul 21, 2015 11:57 am

Papa McGregor: ‘I Don’t Think Aldo’s Afraid To Fight’

The UFC plans on trying to put together Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor again, this time for the unified interim featherweight title. UFC president Dana White already said that that’s the next fight for both men and it does make sense, but will it actually happen. McGregor seems confident that Aldo will not step in...

Jul 21, 2015 10:16 am

Holly Holm Has A Message For All The Internet Champions

“You know, people are always going to be negative. I honestly feel like the people that write the negative things on the Internet, Twitter and all that are people that don’t do our job, so it doesn’t really bother me and I really don’t care.” “So, I really don’t let it bother me. I don’t...

Jul 21, 2015 9:54 am

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #78

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...

Jul 21, 2015 8:35 am

Tate And Caraway To Corner Each Other At UFC on FOX 16

Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway will have multiple duties at this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16 event. Both members of the MMA power couple are scheduled to compete at the event, but they will also engage in corner duties for each other. “Cupcake” is scheduled to fight Jessica Eye in the evening’s co-main event, with...

Jul 21, 2015 8:13 am

Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Chris Wade set for UFC Fight Night 74

A lightweight bout featuring Olivier Aubin-Mercier (6-1 MMA) taking on Chris Wade (10-1 MMA) is the latest addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon. UFC officials announced the booking yesterday. Olivier Aubin-Mercier will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he squares off with...

Jul 21, 2015 7:23 am

Coach: ‘Rothwell and Hunt Perfect Fights for Mir’

  “Okay, so there’s a couple that I can see being great right now. I think Ben Rothwell will be a phenomenal fight. He’s inside the top 10 right now, he’s looking for a high-profile opponent. He wants to get his face out there and he wants to get on the map. I think he’s...