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Jul 30, 2015 7:09 pm

Anthony Johnson is now fighting Jimi Manuwa at UFC 191

Anthony Johnson vs. Jan Blachowicz is no longer happening. The good news for fight fans is that “Rumble” will still be fighting at September’s UFC 191 event in Las Vegas and against fellow knockout artist Jimi Manuwa. UFC officials announced the news today adding that Manuwa was recently cleared to resume training so they opted...

Jul 30, 2015 2:01 pm

Dodson: ‘Jon Jones Is More Miley Cyrus, Less Hannah Montana’

  “He just wasn’t the perfect angel that everyone thought he was to be. You guys keep on thinking that he’s supposed to be like Hannah Montana, but really he was Miley Cyrus.” UFC flyweight John Dodson talked to the media in LA on Wednesday and his teammate, Jon Jones, of course came up in...

Jul 30, 2015 12:14 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #81 Ft. Joseph Benavidez

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 30, 2015 6:49 am

Ruslan Magomedov vs. Shawn Jordan set for UFC 192

A heavyweight bout between Ruslan Magomedov and Shawn Jordan is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event. UFC officials announced the bout earlier today via the Houston Chronicle. Shawn Jordan (18-6 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to four in a row when he squares off with Magomedov in Texas....


Jul 30, 2015 6:09 am

COACH: Miesha Tate’s ‘Much Better’ Than Last Rousey Fight

“[Tate]’s much better. I mean, we’ve worked very hard at adding on a deeper level of striking. Her hands are getting better and better and better. We’re adding kicks in a little bit more. Her wrestling is getting better, and we keep continuing to work on her judo. She’s a confident professional, both her and...

Jul 30, 2015 4:50 am

UFC Releases Statement On Wanderlei Lawsuit

Wanderlei Silva done messed up. The MMA legend, who has resorted to calling out the UFC every chance he gets on social media is now looking at a legal battle with the promotion. Yes, the UFC is going after Silva for his comments, specifically regarding the statement he made about them fixing fights. In a...

Jul 29, 2015 5:23 pm

Tito: ‘The UFC Will Crumble From The Inside’

“It’s just a matter of time. Rome crumbles from inside and that’s what they’re going to do. They’re going to crumble from inside. They’re their worst enemies. I could just sit back and nobody is gonna talk trash about Dana, talk trash about the UFC. I’ll let them do their own damage.” That’s what former...

Jul 29, 2015 4:50 pm

Retirement? Nope, Big Nog Wants Third Mir Fight

“I would like to face him, yes. This is fight that sells itself. Both Mir and I have a good name in the UFC. Who wouldn’t want to see a new clash between us? But I don’t have my heart set on that fight only. I want to still have great fights, regardless of who...

Jul 29, 2015 4:29 pm

WSOF Appoints New CEO Effective Immediately

The World Series of Fighting announced today, via press release, that they have appointed a new CEO. Carlos Silva will step up and take the position effective immediately. Check out the press release: World championship Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise World Series of Fighting (WSOF.com) announced today that it has appointed sports media executive...

Jul 29, 2015 12:33 pm

‘The Hulk’ Seeks Help From Mark Hunt Ahead Of ‘Bigfoot’ Fight

  Ahead of his bout with ‘Bigfoot’ Silva at this Saturdays UFC 190, heavyweight Soa Palelei enlisted the help of another big man and heavy hitter. Palelei brought in Mark Hunt to help him train for Silva. Hunt actually already fought Silva, in a brutal fight that led to a draw. When UFC.com asked him...

Jul 29, 2015 11:53 am

Conor McGregor Literally Dominated The Internet

He not only grabbed the UFC interim featherweight title at UFC 189 when he beat Chad Mendes, but Conor McGregor has also seemingly taken over the social media game, destroying the competition in the process. According to Linkedin, the Irishmen has been the ruler of the internet with staggering numbers across the board. During UFC...

Jul 29, 2015 11:37 am

Fedor: ‘I Want A Rematch With Werdum’

We might not know when or where Fedor Emelianenko will be fighting upon his return to MMA, but at least we now know who he wants to fight. Recently, Fedor went on a youth forum and did a Q&A. One fan asked who he wanted to fight in his first bout back after three years....

Jul 29, 2015 10:58 am

Lorenz Larkin Beat Robbie Lawler Once And Wouldn’t Mind Doing It Again––EXCLUSIVE

Just over three years ago today, Lorenz Larkin (16-4 MMA) was standing in the middle of the Strikeforce cage having his hand raised by referee John McCarthy after earning a unanimous decision victory over Robbie Lawler. At the time (July 2012), the undefeated Larkin was considered to be one of the middleweight divisions rising stars,...

Jul 29, 2015 10:28 am

Dominick Cruz: ‘I Could Be Duane Ludwig’s Coach’

The talking has started and seems to only be getting more and more volatile between current UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz went on The MMA Hour and completely unloaded on Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig. Check it out! “Duane Ludwig is the same guy who told (Joseph) Benavidez,...

Jul 29, 2015 6:08 am

Joseph Duffy vs. Dustin Poirier set to headline UFC Fight Night 77 in Dublin

A key lightweight bout between rising contenders Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier will headline October’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Dublin. Joseph Duffy (14-1 MMA) will have an opportunity to fight in front of his local fans when he locks horns with Dustin Poirier in Ireland. “Irish Joe” was most recently seen in action...

Jul 29, 2015 4:01 am

Is The NBA’s LeBron James Afraid Of Ronda Rousey?

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is a star in MMA and now out of the sport as well. She’s in movies and has won several awards that span across several sports. Most recently at the ESPYs she picked up two awards, for best fighter and best female athlete. While there it turns out another sport superstar...

Jul 29, 2015 1:02 am

LEGENDS! Shogun Expects Another War With ‘Lil Nog’

“I expect a tough fight, man. ‘Minotouro’ is a tough fighter, has a huge heart, so I expect another war, just like in our 2005 fight. He likes to strike and so do I, so a brawl is inevitable, right? I’ve been fighting for over 10 years, and so does he, so I’m sure we...

Jul 29, 2015 12:02 am

In-Depth Look At Openly Transgender Fighter Fallon Fox

‘Fallon Fox is a groundbreaking woman in the history of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). She is the first of her kind in a plethora of ways.’ BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 28, 2015 4:11 pm

The ‘Best Stefan Struve’ Will Be At UFC 190

“I’ve had a couple of rough years and a couple of bad fights, because of some things that happened in my personal life. I think he thinks he’s got a chance if I fight the way I fought in my last two fights. But I can tell you that’s not going to happen. He is...

Jul 28, 2015 1:39 pm

Jake Shields: ‘I’m Going To Try To Break Palhares’ Bones’

  “I’m not gonna hold a submission too long, because I’m not a dirty fighter. But if I get an armbar, if I get a heel hook or something, I’m gonna grab it and try to crank it as hard as I possibly can and try to break it.” Former UFC welterweight and current WSOF...

Jul 28, 2015 12:54 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #80 Ft. TJ Dillashaw And Danny Castillo

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 28, 2015 10:24 am

‘Bang’ Ludwig Apologizes To Team Alpha Male

Former Team Alpha Male coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig has apologized for his comments regarding the team. Ludwig did an interview, prior to TJ Dillashaw’s win at UFC on FOX 16, and said that no one else on the team wants to be champion except TJ. On The MMA Hour Ludwig wanted to say sorry and...

Jul 28, 2015 10:05 am

Tom Lawlor’s Epic Conor McGregor Weigh-In Plan Was Shut Down By Reebok

UFC light heavyweight Tom Lawlor is known her his entertaining weigh-ins and walkouts. Unfortunately, with the new Reebok deal, which forces all fighters to wear only Reebok gear during fight week, those are now a thing of the past. Still, Lawlor planned on working with the new rules and still giving the fans a good...

Jul 28, 2015 8:59 am

Correia: ‘There’s No Perfect Fighter, Rousey Has A Weakness’

“Every athlete has weaknesses. There’s no perfect fighter. For every attack, there’s a counterattack or defense. We’ll see during the fight. I’m feeling fine about her judo. I’ve been studying it. I’m not afraid to be taken down – that is, in case I get taken down. … I’m not going to play her game....

Jul 28, 2015 7:46 am

GSP on IV Ban: ‘It’s Good, Fighters Need To Stay In Their Own Divisions’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently talked about he new IV ban and said he believes it’s a great rule and that IVs should be banned. GSP told GNP1.de that IVs helped fighters fight at weight divisions that they probably shouldn’t be fighting at anyway. “I believe it’s a good thing, to tell you...