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Apr 4, 2013 3:45 pm

BJPENN.COM RADIO 4/3/13: TJ GRANT INTERVIEW REPLAY

Last night UFC lightweight TJ Grant joined the BJPENN.COM Radio crew to discuss his rise through the lightweight rankings and his upcoming fight against Gray Maynard at UFC 160. Use the player below to tune in:

Apr 3, 2013 11:47 am

BJPENN.COM RADIO RETURNS TONIGHT WITH HARDY, CASTILLO AND GRANT 5pm PT/ 8pm ET

The BJPENN.COM RADIO crew is set to return to action tonight in its normal time-slot with a stacked guest list. Joining hosts George Matthews and Pedro Carrasco will be UFC welterweight fighter Dan Hardy, and UFC lightweights Danny Castillo & TJ Grant. The show kicks off at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET and...

Feb 21, 2013 8:16 am

Gray Maynard vs TJ Grant Announced for UFC 160 | UFC NEWS

Former lightweight top contender Gray “The Bully” Maynard will face TJ Grant at UFC 160 on May 25th inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is Maynard’s first fight since a split decision win over Clay Guida last June. TJ Grant has been steadily climbing up the ranks in the UFC’s...

Oct 26, 2012 8:43 am

Quick Twitt | UFC Lightweight TJ Grant Renews For Four More Fights | UFC NEWS

Surging UFC lightweight fighter, TJ Grant, has announced via his social media accounts that the UFC has opted to keep his employment and as such entered into a new four-fight contract. Since making the move from welterweight to the UFC’s lightweight division Grant has gone unbeaten in three-straight fights. His most recent victory was at...

Jan 18, 2018 12:06 pm

VIDEO | Francis Ngannou Calls Donald Trump The ‘Shame of America’ in Passionate Speech

In response to President @realDonaldTrump’s recent alleged controversial comments on immigration, UFC heavyweight contender @Francis_Ngannou called Trump “a shame for America.” He said more, too. Hear his impassioned response below. #UFC220 pic.twitter.com/qM6hJSqWYa — MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) January 18, 2018 We are mere days away from Francis Ngannou rising to the biggest challenge of his career against...

Jan 16, 2018 5:38 pm

Ovince Saint Preux Left Without Opponent after Ilir Latifi suffers Injury

After suffering a three-fight rough patch in 2016 to early 2017, Ovince Saint Preux has turned things around rather impressively and completely reversed that trend with three straight dominant wins. With all the momentum one could ask for, OSP was all well and ready to carry it over into the new year. OSP is set...

Jan 3, 2018 7:19 am

Cris Cyborg reacts to Jackson-Wink photographer losing credentials

Over the last few days, JacksonWink photographer Mark Aragon has been on the receiving end of a tidal wave of scorn, having made some truly ugly comments about UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg on Instagram in the wake of her UFC 219 win over Holly Holm. The staff photographer from Jackson-Wink posted this last...

Jan 2, 2018 5:59 pm

JacksonWink Photographer’s UFC Credentials Officially Removed

There hasn’t been a more hated man in MMA than Mark Aragon since UFC 219 came to a close… Aragon is the photographer for the JacksonWink MMA gym and after the UFC 219 main event that saw their fighter, Holly Holm lose to the champion, Cris Cyborg, he posted a rather offensive post on Instagram...

Jan 2, 2018 1:05 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor’s Made a Surprising Prediction About Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2015

Throwback to 2015 when Conor McGregor predicted that Khabib Nurmagomedov would one day have the Lightweight title. pic.twitter.com/pzJT9U6WoR — UFC India (@UFCIndia) December 31, 2017 They call him ‘Mystic Mac’. Conor McGregor has made a name for himself his entire career by making predictions. Once you stop and count them all, it’s actually eerie and...

Jan 2, 2018 8:06 am

Cris Cyborg Accepts the Apology of Jackson Wink’s Photographer on One Condition

We’re still dealing with all of the fallout from UFC 219 as we step into 2018. Usually after a big fight, the questions pour in of what’s next for whoever took the victory. Cris Cyborg faced her biggest challenge yet in Holly Holm, yet still perceived and proved her dominance over an opponent that no...

Dec 29, 2017 10:55 am

Cyborg Squashes Beef with Dana White Ahead of UFC 219

The New Year is approaching and it is the time for resolutions. Whether they be public or something that you promise yourself, opening up a new calendar is always an excuse to change something about your life. To say that Cris Cyborg has had a roller coaster relationship with the UFC, would be an understatement....

Dec 28, 2017 5:58 am

VIDEO | Ian McCall and Manel Kape exchange blows at Rizin weigh-ins

The McCall/Kape weigh-in went as you’d expect. Co-main tomorrow. #RIZIN2017 pic.twitter.com/RGbtBWWrCT — caposa (@Grabaka_Hitman) December 28, 2017 After a long stint in the UFC flyweight division – much of which was marred by injury and fight cancellations – Ian McCall requested to be released from the UFC roster. The promotion granted his wish. From there,...

Dec 27, 2017 7:05 pm

BREAKING | Tecia Torres Not Fighting For Title, Faces Jessica Andrade at UFC Orlando

Reports and rumors were circulating recently that the Rose Namajunas would be making her first title defense at UFC 221 in Australia…but not in a rematch with the woman she defeated for the title, Joanna Jedrzejczyk but the woman she’s 1-1 with, Tecia Torres. The Orlando Sentinel reports that the February 24 UFC on Fox...

Dec 27, 2017 12:36 pm

A Win Over Cyborg Means More to Holly Holm Than Two UFC Belts

We are just a few days away from the biggest women’s MMA fight since Holly Holm first took the bantamweight title away from Ronda Rousey back in 2015. Holm will take on Cris Cyborg in a huge main event with the featherweight title on the line. The comparisons to the approaching moment has not been...

Dec 26, 2017 10:46 am

VIDEO | Manny Pacquiao Tried to Get to Conor McGregor Through Bruce Buffer

At this point, it’s anyone’s guess as to what Conor McGregor decides to do next. UFC interim lightweight champion is expecting to unify his belt against the man, meanwhile he’s got a list of boxers wanting to do business with him. Floyd Mayweather was quick to shoot down rumors of him coming into the UFC,...

Dec 17, 2017 7:46 pm

A tragic death leaves the MMA community in mourning

A tragic death leaves the MMA community in mourning. The MMA community was left in a state of shock today as news surfaced that beloved coach Robert Follis had passed away. The former head coach at Xtreme Couture, Follis was beloved by many fighters and members of the mixed martial arts community. With that said,...

Dec 16, 2017 6:29 am

BREAKING VIDEO | Conor McGregor Drops Huge News About His Next Fight

He’s the multi-million dollar mad man at the at the top of the combat sports world. After ripping two titles out of the hands of UFC champions and making history, he walked away from MMA on paternity leave. Oh, and boxed probably the greatest boxer of our generation to make more money than he’s made...

Dec 11, 2017 7:24 am

NAC Executive Director discusses possible boxing license for Nate Diaz

Not long ago, fan favorite UFC lightweight Nate Diaz took to Twitter to claim that the UFC had offered him a title shot in “any weight class,” but that he was interested in testing his skills in the boxing ring instead. Ufc offered me title fight in any weight class Im kool though I’ll givem...

Dec 7, 2017 7:57 am

VIDEO | Eddie Alvarez Runs Play-by-Play of His Justin Gaethje KO

Eddie Alvarez watching his Gaethje KO: “He’ll recover within like a quarter second and then you’ll be in a whole ‘nother fight again. That’s the kind of animal Justin Gaethje is.” pic.twitter.com/3xPMBImfJ0 — caposa (@Grabaka_Hitman) December 7, 2017 There wasn’t a gold belt on the line in Eddie Alvarez’s Fight of the Night with Justin...

Dec 6, 2017 11:02 am

Kelvin Gastelum Reacts to Luke Rockhold Potentially Fighting Robert Whittaker

The news is still as fresh as the Christmas trees your neighbors are probably already putting up: Luke Rockhold is slated to fight interim UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker at UFC 221 in Perth, Australia. That is sure to make Rockhold happy after his divisional criticisms, but it definitely isn’t the news Kelvin Gastelum wanted....

Nov 28, 2017 5:46 am

Gray Maynard still eyeing top names at both featherweight and lightweight

For a time, Gray Maynard was regarded as one of the very best lightweights on earth. In fact, he very nearly captured the UFC lightweight title, battling then champion Frankie Edgar to a razor close 2011 draw. Since then, however, it’s been a turbulent flight for Maynard. Since his near title win against Edgar, he...

Nov 24, 2017 8:00 am

VIDEO | Ben Askren Finishes Shinya Aoki in the First Round at Immortal Pursuit

Today at an historic ONE Championship event, Ben Askren leaves MMA for good. His retirement match was against a legend in his own right, grappling wizard and multiple-time former champion, Shinya Aoki. Askren slammed the former ONE lightweight champion Aoki down after he pulled guard, then it was basically all over from there. After some...