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Jun 23, 2015 4:38 pm

Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock Fight Peaks At 2.4 Million Viewers

It’s official, Kimbo vs. Shamrock broke records this past Friday night. The event was Bellator’s most watched event in its history and at it’s peak garnered a whopping 2.4 million viewers. The peak came, of course, during the nights main event between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. During 11:51 to 11:54 p.m. the broadcast averaged...

Jun 23, 2015 4:04 pm

Last Man To Beat McGregor Offers To Replace Aldo — ‘I’ll beat him again’

The MMA world is in a current state of unknown right now, with news surfacing earlier today saying that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has suffered a fractured rib. The UFC has yet to comment on the news, aside from a short tweet from Dana White, telling everyone to relax. No one knows if the...

Jun 23, 2015 4:03 pm

McGregor Camp Breaks Silence — Reacts To Aldo Injury News

We’ve heard from Dana White, sort of, and now we have the reaction from Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh. Kavanagh took to social media and sent out this video to express his feelings about the news that surfaced earlier today https://t.co/0ZNmsdsgBk — Coach Kavanagh (@John_Kavanagh) June 23, 2015 No official word has been sent out...

Jun 23, 2015 3:14 pm

WATCH! Stud Show Radio Ep. #71 LIVE Tonight At 8PMish PT

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. Last weeks episode: Stud Show Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT. Watch past...


Jun 23, 2015 2:41 pm

WOOSAH! Dana White Breaks His Silence On Aldo vs. McGregor

UFC president Dana White reacted to the news of Jose Aldo’s injury on Twitter. Earlier today news broke that the UFC featherweight champion had suffered a fractured rib and that his upcoming fight with Conor McGregor could be in jeopardy. White took to Twitter to give a message to the fans. It was a short...

Jun 23, 2015 1:41 pm

READY! Holloway Down To Replace Aldo Against Conor McGregor

News surfaced earlier today, that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo fractured a rib and might be out of his scheduled bout with Conor McGregor at UFC 189. If that is the case, fellow featherweight Max Holloway wants the UFC to know that he’s only a call away and would gladly step in to fight McGregor...

Jun 23, 2015 12:55 pm

REPORT: Jose Aldo Injured, Might Be Out Of UFC 189

Reports are coming out stating that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has suffered an injury during training camp, getting ready for UFC 189 where he is scheduled to fight Conor McGregor. The news came from Combate’s Ana Hissa, via her Twitter account. Aldo injured during sparring session, exams confirm fractured rib — Ana Hissa (@AnaHissa)...

Jun 23, 2015 12:54 pm

HE’S BACK! Jon Jones Surfaces On Instagram

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion and widely considered the best P4P fighter, Jon Jones, has resurfaced on social media. Jones was one of the more active fighters when it came to social media before his most recent legal issues and subsequent suspension from the UFC. Since then his accounts have basically gone dark, until now. Although,...

Jun 23, 2015 12:52 pm

Benavidez: Paige VanZant Is Our Perfect Alpha Female

From the Reebok deal, to his team’s newest star in Paige VanZant, top UFC flyweight contender Joseph Benavidez tells-all to BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage in this brand new interview. Enjoy!

Jun 23, 2015 12:52 pm

WSOF Picks Up SAN Nutrition As New Title Sponsor

Looks like the World Series of Fighting just landed a major title sponsor. According to sources close to the situation, the promotion has signed SAN Nutrition as its new title sponsor. SAN Nutrition has worked with top MMA athletes in the sport, including Johny Hendricks and Khabib Nurmagomedov and will now work with an entire...

Jun 23, 2015 12:51 pm

Ben Rothwell: ‘I’m on a different level than Werdum’

“I’m trying to be very clear that I’m on a different level, you know. But first and foremost, they’re just words. It doesn’t mean anything. I want to prove everything I say. Now if and when I do fight Werdum, I want the world to know, as far as I’m concerned he is the baddest...

Jun 23, 2015 12:51 pm

Dan Henderson Wants Do-Over With Belfort

  “The two guys I’d like to fight, I guess, would be Vitor and Mousasi. Mousasi, if not for any other reason other than I felt that I didn’t get to fight him. And Vitor, yeah, it would be nice to fight him in the states without his doctor as the head of the athletic...

Jun 23, 2015 12:45 pm

Side-By-Side Statistical Breakdown! Ronda Rousey Vs. Bethe Correia

Ronda Rousey will face Brazil’s Bethe Correia at UFC 190 in August and plans on making her pay for the comments she made about suicide, comments Rousey sees as disrespectful. Since then Correia has tried to apologize and explained her side in several interviews, but it seems like Rousey isn’t buying it and still plans...

Jun 23, 2015 12:39 pm

Four Suspended Following Bellator 138

Following Bellator 138: Kimbo vs. Shamrock, four fighters have been suspended. In a night of exciting finishes and crazy walk-outs only four of the fights ended up getting served medical suspensions. Ken Shamrock, who was dropped and finished by Kimbo Slice, in the main event, after almost locking in a choke on the ground, was...

Jun 23, 2015 12:38 pm

Avoiding The Champ! Top Prospect Moves Up In Weight To Avoid dos Anjos

Rafael Cordeiro, coach of Fabricio Werdum, Shogun Rua and Rafael dos Anjos talked to MMAFighting about another one of his fighters who will be jumping divisions to avoid fighting teammate Dos Anjos. Cordeiro said that Beneil Dariush, who currently fights at lightweight, will make the move to welterweight to avoid having to fight his teammate...

Jun 23, 2015 12:25 pm

UFC’s Ratner: ‘I believe we have the votes to get MMA in NY’

UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner believes that the MMA bill has the votes it needs to get passed in the New York State Assembly. He spoke with MMAJunkie Radio about the possibility and said he believes it would get between 95-100 votes in it’s favor it went to a vote on the...

Jun 23, 2015 11:56 am

Werdum Coach — ‘Velasquez Deserves Immediate Rematch’

“It’s hard to say names. I believe Cain deserves a rematch because of his history as a champion. He was great. He did things in the heavyweight division nobody did, and Fabricio will start building his history in the heavyweight division. “But if somebody has to fight, I believe it’s Cain. He deserves [it]. I’m...

Jun 23, 2015 11:55 am

Jose Aldo: ‘I want to leave the sport like GSP’

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo says he wants to go out like former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, on top. The Brazilian talked to FOX Sports about his legacy and about the hype that the UFC is building up for Conor McGregor. “I’m the dominant champion. I’m keeping this title for years, I’m always at...

Jun 23, 2015 11:40 am

Hathaway Injured, Out Of UFC 189, Brandon Thatch Steps In

UFC welterweight John Hathaway was injured and forced out of his scheduled fight with Gunnar Nelson at next months UFC 189. The UFC confirms that now Brandon Thatch will step in and take his place, facing off against Nelson. Thatch was set to fight John Howard on the prelims of the same card, but Howard...

Jun 23, 2015 11:38 am

Tito Ortiz: ‘I Turned Down The Freak Show For A Title Shot’

“The fans don’t want to see that. The fans want to see me as champion. I came to Bellator to become a champion and I’m gonna make it happen.” “I’m not down for the freak shows.” Former UFC light heavyweight Tito Ortiz talked to MMAFighting about his upcoming title fight against Bellator champion Liam McGeary....

Jun 23, 2015 11:27 am

Joanna: ‘I’ve Still Got Aces In My Pocket For Next Fight’

“No, I was listening to my corner and my trainers. They said that I should take it easy, just throw a few punches one by one with some extra angles. I did what they said and it was a key to the success.” “I said before the fight that I had a few aces in...

Jun 23, 2015 11:24 am

Melendez On Iaquinta — ‘Better fight him now, before he gets better’

“No, I would’ve taken it against anybody, as long as it wasn’t a five-rounder. I’m interested for 15 minutes, let’s do it. I think Al is a tough guy. He’s one of those guys that I feel like I might as well get now before he gets even better. He is one of the up...

Jun 23, 2015 11:18 am

Miocic Explains Explicit Tweet After Werdum Beat Velasquez

“I was kind of upset a little bit. You know, I put my time in, I fought top ranked guys the last couple fights. I built myself up to come up to that level and get my shot at the title, you know and it really upset me that a guy would just jump me...

Jun 23, 2015 11:16 am

Phil Davis “All The Way Happy” He Left UFC For Bellator

Phil Davis has no complaints when it comes to being a Bellator fighter. The former top ranked UFC light-heavyweight left and signed with Bellator when his contract was up. Davis has not fought in his new promotion yet, but we now know when he will be fighting. It was announced that Davis will be one...

Jun 23, 2015 11:13 am

Gallery! Cris Cyborg’s Pink Dog Is Adorable

Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Santos will defend her Invicta FC featherweight title next month and then will most likely drop down and attempt to challenge Ronda Rousey in the UFC. Cyborg, the always active social media user, has another love outside of MMA and that’s her dog. Check out these pictures of a Cyborg’s PINK dog: By...

Jun 23, 2015 11:03 am

Scott Coker Explains Bellator’s “Big Top” Fight Card Strategy

Bellator 138: Kimbo vs. Shamrock was a major success and it has primarily to do with president Scott Coker’s strategy for building fight cards. When talking to MMAFighting, Coker went into detail about how exactly he manages to build exciting cards that do well and why he has no issue putting on fights like Tito...

Jun 23, 2015 10:24 am

Mental Prep Breaks Aldo — ‘He Lost His Mind Readying For McGregor’

Jose Aldo is hard at work training for UFC 189, where he’ll defend his belt against Conor McGregor in what could be one of the biggest UFC events in history. In preparation for McGregor, Aldo brought in Jonas Bilharinho to mimic McGregor’s fighting style. Bilharinho decided if he was supposed to be McGregor than he...

Jun 23, 2015 8:43 am

UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia Fight Card Finalized

It’s official, the full lineup of fights is set for UFC 190. We’ve known the majority of the fights on the card for a while, but with some recent changes to other UFC events a few of the fights have been shuffled around and new ones added. Most notably, the finals for TUF: Brazil have...