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May 19, 2015 3:37 pm

Jon Jones: ‘I’m Going to Be Back’

After some much-needed time away from the gym and the sport of mixed martial arts as a whole, it looks like the former UFC champion is back in training. Jon Jones has apparently told training partners that he intends to return to the octagon, according to fellow training partner Carlos Condit. Condit, who is a...

May 19, 2015 12:17 pm

To The HATERS! ‘Hate me, but I’m Still Wiping Tears with Money’

Conor McGregor is well aware that his haters are in full effect leading up to his bout with Jose Aldo at “UFC 189”. “The Notorious” will be excited the day the pay-per-view numbers come in, win or lose, because it means that the people who paid to see him lose could pay for a brand...

May 19, 2015 11:33 am

McGregor: ‘I’m the Best P4P in the UFC’

Conor McGregor is stepping into the octagon at UFC 189 against one of the most dominant fighters to ever step foot inside the cage in Jose Aldo. Aldo is the current and only UFC Featherweight Champion in the company’s history and he sits atop the official “pound for pound” rankings. Conor McGregor doesn’t pay attention...

May 19, 2015 10:38 am

UFC’s Aljamain Sterling Sounds Off on UFC/Reebok Deal — ‘It’s A Freaking Joke’

Aljamain Sterling is one of UFC’s bright young prospects in the bantamweight division. Despite having an impressive undefeated record with wins over the likes of Takeya Mizugaki and Hugo Viana, the “Funk Master” will still only be earning $2,500 through the Reebok deal the next time he fights. While some fighters seem to love the...


May 19, 2015 9:42 am

Cyborg Attacks Rousey On Every Front — WOW!

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino may have a featherweight championship defense against Faith Van Duin coming up at Invicta FC 13, but she still has her sights set on UFC’s Ronda Rousey. “Cyborg” recently wrote a blog on her Facebook breaking down her current view on the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. After hearing what “Rousey” had to...

May 19, 2015 9:20 am

Tate: ‘If I beat Eye I get a Third Title Shot’

If Meisha Tate walks out of “UFC on FOX” with a victory over Jessica “Evil” Eye, she could earn herself a second shot at the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship. “Cupcake” has racked up three straight decision wins over the likes of Liz Carmouche and Sara McMann leading up to her bout with “Evil” Eye at...

May 19, 2015 8:57 am

Aguilar-Esparza BEEF! — ‘Sorry You Keep Losing to Better Fighters’

Former World Series of Fighting Champion Jessica Aguilar has left the company to try and move on to bigger and better things… like trying to shut Carla Esparza up in the octagon. Earlier in May, Carla Esparza not only accused, but stated that she knew for a fact that Aguilar was a performance enhancing drug...

May 19, 2015 8:31 am

‘I Can Knock Anybody Out at 125 and 135… AND Conor McGregor’

UFC flyweight John Dodson is walking into the octagon for his fight with Zach Makovsky with the mindset that he will challenge champion Demetrious Johnson for his title with a victory. Dodson’s first attempt at dethroning the champion did not go as well as planned. Johnson and Dodson had a five round war at “UFC...

May 19, 2015 8:28 am

Joe Schilling vs. Hisaki Kato set for Bellator 139

A middleweight bout between Joe Schilling (2-4 MMA) and Hisaki Kato (4-1 MMA) is the latest addition to June’s Bellator 139 card in Kansas. Bellator officials recently announced the fight. Joe “Stitch ’em Up” Schilling was most recently seen in action at April’s Bellator 136 event, where he suffered a split-decision loss to Rafael Carvalho....

May 19, 2015 5:23 am

LIVE! Stud Show Radio #63 with David Mitchell and Andre Fili––WATCH NOW!

Heads up fight fans, Stud Show Radio is BACK! Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio, Stud Show Radio is BJPENN.COM’s Twice-Weekly podcast covering relevant MMA News, and exclusive interviews with some of the sports leading talent. We go live tonight, at 8:00 PM PT(ish), right here, on BJPENN.COM. LIVE FEED: STUD SHOW Radio runs every Tuesday...

May 19, 2015 5:22 am

Stud Show Radio Returns, Tonight w/ David Mitchell & Andre Fili – LIVE 8PMish PT

David Mitchell fills in for co-host Justin Buchholz tonight on “Stud Show Radio” and he could possibly be joined by Andre “Touchy” Fili!! Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio, Stud Show Radio is BJPENN.COM’s Twice-Weekly podcast covering relevant MMA News, and exclusive interviews with some of the sports leading talent. Joseph Benavidez fills in as co-host...

May 18, 2015 8:05 pm

PAYCUT! Donald Cerrone On Reebok Deal: ‘I’ll Be Losing 60K A Fight’

    Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is set to face John Makdessi this Saturday at UFC 187. The Reebok deal will go into effect at UFC 189, but Cerrone says when it takes effect he’ll be losing quite a chunk of cash. The UFC lightweight told Yahoo! Sports that when the deal starts he will be...

May 18, 2015 7:23 pm

Stipe Miocic Is Ready For The Champ: ‘I Want A Shot At The Title’

  UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is ready to fight for the title after his impressive performance against Mark Hunt. Miocic beat Hunt up before stopping him in the fifth round and now believes he has done enough to get the next crack at the heavyweight crown. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will fight first and...

May 18, 2015 7:01 pm

Frankie Edgar On Title Shot: ‘Dana Knows I Got Stepped Over By McGregor’

Frankie Edgar is starting his campaign for another UFC title shot. He made it very clear in his post-fight interviews that he wants the next featherweight title shot, even going as far as calling out UFC president Dana White, saying he was ducking him. The former lightweight champion went on The MMA Hour and elaborated...

May 18, 2015 6:20 pm

UH-OH! Daniel Cormier On Cutting Weight For UFC 187: ‘I Was Panicking’

Daniel Cormier will get a second shot at the UFC light-heavyweight title when he meets Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 this Saturday. Cormier was given the fight on short notice because of the Jon Jones ordeal. He was planning on fighting in June against Ryan Bader, but instead realized he would have to cut down...

May 18, 2015 12:02 pm

Champion Jessica Aguilar Leaves WSOF: ‘I’ve Decided To Be The UFC Champion’

The World Series of Fighting women’s strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar just announced that she has left the promotion. Aguilar went on The MMA Hour and broke the news, saying that she has left the WSOF in hopes of being signed by the UFC. Check out what she had to say below: “I’m excited to be...

May 18, 2015 10:38 am

Wanderlei Silva’s Lifetime Ban Has Been Reversed, New Hearing To Take Place

A judge has lifted the lifetime ban imposed on MMA vet Wanderlei Silva by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The news comes from ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, who states that there will be a new disciplinary hearing for Silva. Okamoto says the judge ruled that there was not ‘substantial evidence’ to warrant a lifetime ban. Check...

May 18, 2015 8:23 am

Khabib: ‘If Cowboy Wins Give Him Title Shot, If He Lose It’s Mine’

UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is on the sidelines once again due to injury. Khabib understands the fans frustrations and of course he is frustrated with the whole situation himself. The lightweight was set to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 187, which would have most likely been a number one contender match. Now, he will have...

May 17, 2015 7:54 pm

Ken Shamrock On Critics Who Say He’s Too Old: ‘I Don’t Disagree With Them’

Ken Shamrock is fifty-one years old and preparing to step into the cage again, this time against Kimbo Slice. Shamrock spoke recently to MMAFighting about his upcoming fight and what he thinks of those who say he’s too old to be fighting still. Shamrock didn’t get hostile, instead he explained that he can see why...

May 17, 2015 5:51 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘If You Want To Win, You Need To Go Crazy’

  UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is healing from his most recent knee injury and fans are starting to grumble about him not being in the octagon for so long. Injury is obviously an unfortunate part of the sport, but it seems like it’s been forever since Nurmagomedov has stepped foot in the cage. Khabib knows...

May 17, 2015 2:47 pm

WSOF President Ray Sefo Leaves Door Open For Reebok-Like Sponsorship Deal

Will the UFC/Reebok deal be a catalyst for other big MMA promotions to lock down similar partnerships with other companies? World Series of Fighting president, Ray Sefo, recently talked to Submission Radio about the potential of signing a similar deal for his promotion. Sefo made it clear that a lot of discussion and work would...

May 17, 2015 1:16 pm

Ronda Rousey Says Fighting A Transgender Opponent Depends On…..

Ronda Rousey has talked before about Fallon Fox, who is a transgendered MMA fighter. Now, in a recent interview with Howard Stern, the UFC champion again talks about the potential of fighting a transgender opponent. While she doesn’t come out and mention Fox, she does say that it would have to depend on the situation....

May 17, 2015 12:33 pm

Carlos Condit: ‘Jon Jones Believes He’ll Be Back’

UFC welterweight is preparing for his big return to the octagon after being sidelined due to injury. Condit, who’s a teammate of former UFC champion Jon Jones, recently spoke on The MMA Hour about his pending return and of course about Jones, who is going through the struggles of dealing with his legal issues and...

May 17, 2015 6:53 am

UFC Targets South Korea, Event Will Take Place In November

The UFC is steadily taking over the world. Sort of. The next stop for the premier MMA organization? South Korea. On Saturday the UFC announced that it will debut in Seoul on Saturday, Nov. 28. No fights have been announced for the event but we will keep you up to date with the latest fight...

May 16, 2015 12:12 pm

Pros React to Mark Munoz’s Dominant Retirement Fight

Mark Munoz stepped into the octagon for the final time tonight at “UFC Fight Night 66”. He dominated Luke Barnatt for three rounds before earning the unanimous decision victory and proceeded to give an amazing retirement speech. Check out what the pros thought of Munoz’s performance tonight! I really want to see Munoz go out...

May 16, 2015 12:06 pm

UFC Fighters React to Frankie Edgar’s Win over Urijah Faber

Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber clashed in the main event of “UFC Fight Night 66” and things did not go well for the “California Kid”. Edgar was able to win all five rounds and walk out of the octagon with his hands raised. Check out how fighters from the UFC reacted during and after the...

May 15, 2015 4:50 pm

Bummer! Bendo Out Of Michael Johnson Fight

The planned lightweight fight between former title holder Benson Henderson and surging contender Michael Johnson will not be happening at July’s “TUF 21 Finale” event. According to a report from MMAFighting.com, Henderson was forced to withdraw from the fight, which was never officially announced by the UFC, due to undisclosed reasons. No word yet on...