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Sep 13, 2012 1:54 pm

Alvarez vs. Pitbull Headline Loaded Night of Fights at Caesars Windsor | MMA NEWs

As Bellator prepares for its explosive seventh and final season on MTV2, the promotion has finalized a stacked night of fights that include the highly anticipated lightweight showdown between Eddie Alvarez and Patricky Pitbull, as well as the Season 7 Featherweight Tournament and a host of International and Canadian talent looking to collect big wins...

Aug 17, 2012 7:51 am

BJ Penn.Com Exclusive: Eddie Alvarez on His Future, Past & His Family

The more people you ask the more you will hear that Eddie Alvarez is going to be joining the UFC once his contract with Bellator expires later on this year. It’s hard to begrudge the man after all he has accomplished in the sport, he has every right to want to test himself against the...

Jul 25, 2012 11:07 am

Healy Booked TO Face Melendez For Strikeforce Title In September | MMA NEWS

Gilbert Melendez, STRIKEFORCE lightweight champion and top pound-for-pound fighter, will make his next title defense against veteran and red-hot number one contender Pat Healy, when STRIKEFORCE: MELENDEZ vs. HEALY comes to Power Balance Pavilion in Sacramento, Calif. on Saturday, Sept. 29. The main event, scheduled for five rounds, will air live on SHOWTIME at 10...


Jun 26, 2012 11:26 pm

After Failing To Agree Terms With UFC Bibiano Fernandes Signs With One FC

  By Jamie McAllister Bibiano Fernandes signs with One FC.  After Dream went bust the UFC had announced that verbal agreements were in place with Fernandes and a potential debut at UFC 149 was even talked about. Then a few days later the Brazilian was off the card firstly reported that it was due to...

May 9, 2012 9:17 am

Just Scrap Radio Episode 4 | Eddie Bravo & Joey "Karate" Diaz

The 1st guest of Just Scrap Radio episode 4 is none other than Eddie Bravo.   He is a  practitioner of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu  holding a second degree black belt under Jean-Jacques Machado.  Eddie Bravo is most famous for his particular style of no-gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, called 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu, commentating on the UFC and music composition. In...

Apr 22, 2012 3:12 pm

Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva Replaces Mir Against Cain Velasquez At UFC 146 | UFC NEWS

By Evan Stoumbelis Yesterday the MMA world saw Jon Jones defend his title against Rashad Evans, Eddie Alvarez defeat Shinya Aoki at Bellator 66, and we learned that former heavyweight champion Frank Mir would be filling Alistair Overeem’s spot in the main event of UFC 146 against Junior Dos Santos for the heavyweight championship. Fans...

Apr 20, 2012 9:06 am

Stop Fitching and Fitchery in MMA Now!

By Lewis Mckeever: This is not an article set out to condemn UFC welterweight grinder Jon Fitch, but rather, a tool to vent my growing frustration and concerns with Fitch’s widespread smothering fighting style, otherwise known as “Fitching”. Jon Fitch is renowned for his grapple heavy, “take no risks” approach to mixed martial arts. Jon...

Mar 13, 2012 3:56 pm

Video | Eddie Alvarez Documentary "No Plan B" Preview

Eddie Alvarez Official Documentary “No Plan B” trailer. Featuring, Bernard Hopkins, Frankie Edgar, Stephen Haigh, Ricardo Almeida, and Moses Mosley.   Read More: Shinya Aoki (News), Eddie Alvarez (News), Bellator

Feb 19, 2012 2:56 pm

BJPENN.COM Lightweight Top 10 (Updated 02/19/12)

The time to update the BJPENN.COM world rankings is long overdue. There has been a lot of activity in each division and as such we have adjusted our world rankings. Items such as wins, losses, inactivity, retirement and suspensions all play apart in deciding who should be ranked in the top 10. Your most recent...

Dec 26, 2011 7:12 am

MMA NEWS – HDNet To Air Full New Year’s Eve DREAM Event

HDNet and Japanese MMA Promotion DREAM have come to terms and are set to broadcast the annual DREAM Year End show live to North American HDNet subscribers. “DREAM: Fight for Japan. How are you! New Year 2011.” is set to take place on Dec. 31 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the...

Dec 12, 2011 1:18 pm

MMA NEWS – Emelianenko vs. Ishii Set For DREAM Year End Show

Fedor Emelianenko is set to return to Japan. DREAM officials announced today that they have booked the former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko against Japanese Olympic gold medalist Satoshi Ishii for their annual year-end show. “DREAM: Fight for Japan. How are you! New Year 2011.” is set to take place on Dec. 31 from the...

Dec 1, 2011 8:50 am

MMA NEWS – Report: Tim Sylvia vs. Brett Rogers In The Works For DREAM Year End Show

A heavyweight attraction is reportedly in the works for DREAM’s year end show between former UFC champion, Tim Sylvia and Brett “The Grimm” Rogers. HEAVY.com is reporting the matchup; however BJPENN.COM has been unable to confirm the bout as finalized. “DREAM: Fight for Japan. How are you! New Year 2011.” is set to take place...

Dec 1, 2011 8:29 am

MMA NEWS – Megumi Fujii vs. Karla Benitez Added To DREAM Year End Show

A female mixed martial arts bout has been added to DREAMs year end event in the form of Megumi Fujii vs. Karla Benitez. DREAM officials announced the bout this morning. “DREAM: Fight for Japan. How are you! New Year 2011.” is set to take place on Dec. 31 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama,...

Nov 29, 2011 6:49 am

MMA NEWS – Tokoro vs. Saadulaev Added To DREAM Year End Event

A bantamweight tournament reserve bout has been added to DREAM’s year end event in the form of Hideo Tokoro vs. Yusup Saadulaev. DREAM officials announced the bout this morning. “DREAM: Fight for Japan. How are you! New Year 2011.” is set to take place on Dec. 31 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan....

Oct 13, 2011 5:40 pm

BJPENN.COM Lightweight Top 10 (Updated 10/13/11)

The world top 10 lightweight rankings according to the panel at BJPENN.COM consist of UFC, Strikeforce, DREAM and Bellator talent. Frankie Edgar is the current UFC lightweight champion and as such gets the number 1 seat on our rankings system. With his most recent victory over Gray Maynard at UFC 136 he has proven himself...

Oct 13, 2011 12:50 pm

Eddie Alvarez vs. Michael Chandler Set For Bellator 58

Originally scheduled to defend his title against Michael Chandler at Bellator 54, Eddie Alvarez was forced to withdraw from the meeting with an undisclosed injury. Now, the two have a new date confirmed by Bellator officials. With just a five-week postponement, Eddie Alvarez will attempt to defend his title against Michael Chandler on Novembers Bellator...

Sep 24, 2011 10:12 am

DREAM 17 Results

Shinya Aoki def. Rob McCullough via submission (neck crank) – Round 1, 4:52 Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Joachim Hansen via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 3, 2:30 Takeshi Inoue def. Caol Uno via knockout (kick) – Round 1, 4:17 Yan Cabral def. Kazushi Sakuraba via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 2, 2:42 Satoru Kitaoka def. Willamy...

Sep 23, 2011 9:14 am

DREAM 17 Weigh-in Results

Champ Shinya Aoki (69.8 kg/153.9 lb) vs. Rob McCullough (69.8 kg/153.9 lb) Joachim Hansen (65 kg/143.3 lb) vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri (64.9 kg/143.1 lb) Takeshi Inoue (65 kg/143.3 lb) vs. Caol Uno (64.9 kg/143.1 lb) Yan Cabral (76 kg/167.6 lb) vs. Kazushi Sakuraba (75.8 kg/167.1 lb) Willamy Freire (69.4 kg/153 lb) vs. Satoru Kitaoka (70 kg/154.3...

Sep 20, 2011 9:18 am

DREAM adds “Minowaman” vs. Harn To DREAM 17 Event

DREAM officials just announced that an eleventh bout has been added to this weekend’s DREAM 17 event. It comes in the form of DREAM “Super Hulk” champion, Ikushi “Minowaman” Minowa vs. Baru Harn in an open weight contest. DREAM 17 takes place from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan on September 24. Japanese standout,...

Sep 19, 2011 7:13 am

DREAM 17 line up finalized with 10 official bouts

A 10-bout lineup is now finalized for this weekend’s DREAM 17 event. DREAM 17 takes place from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan on September 24. Japanese standout, Shinya Aoki faces off with Rob McCullough in the evenings main event. DREAM 17 is the first DREAM event to ever utilize the three, five-minute rounds...

Apr 12, 2016 1:30 am

PHOTO | Angela Magana is on the Tinder prowl

UFC women’s strawweight Angela Magana is no stranger to being the center of attention. From taking the center of the Octagon, to making classic videos of herself on her social media accounts, Magana is always game. Speaking of game, Magana is taking her Tinder swiping to Australia and let everyone know about it. Magana posted...

Sep 13, 2012 6:00 am

ONE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP PRESENTS ONE FC: RISE OF KINGS SATURDAY 6 OCTOBER | MMA NEWS

On Saturday, 6 October, ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC) presents ONE FC: RISE OF KINGS live on Pay-Per-View in the United States and online around the world at www.onefc.com/livestream. This event will feature the highly anticipated Lightweight Super Fight between Shinya “Tobikan Judan” Aoki and French Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Champion Arnaud “The Game” Lepont....