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Aug 14, 2015 9:05 am

ONE: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS (SHANGHAI) Ep. 1––WATCH NOW!

Episode 1: The ONE Middleweight World ChampionshipWATCH THIS: Get your adrenaline pumping for ONE: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS (SHANGHAI) on 1 September! #ONEFightNight Posted by ONE Championship on Thursday, August 13, 2015 Check out the first episode in the lead up series to ONE: Dynasty of Champions (Shanghai). The event goes down on Sept. 1 and...

Aug 14, 2015 7:11 am

ONE Championship 30 lineup complete with nine bouts!

The lineup for next month’s ONE Championship 30 fight card is complete, with a total of nine exciting bouts for fans to look forward to wacthing. “ONE Championship 30: Dynasty of Champions” takes place September 1 live from the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. The event is headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring current...

Aug 14, 2015 6:12 am

Top 20 Knockouts In UFC History — Must WATCH!

Knockouts, one of the most exciting aspects of MMA. Whether it’s from a headkick, punch, elbow, knee, it doesn’t matter, KO’s are what everyone’s waiting for. Check out the UFC’s top 20 KO’s. There’s some really amazing finishes here!! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

Aug 14, 2015 1:07 am

Fedor Started Training Today––Check It Out!

From the looks of it Fedor Emelianenko has begun training for his return to MMA. Fedor announced that he will stepping back into the sport after a brief stint in retirement. There is no word on where or who he will fight first, although there are apparently negotiations going on with the UFC. While we...


Aug 13, 2015 8:51 pm

UFC Releases Statement On Anderson Silva’s Suspension For PEDs

Former UFC middleweight champion and a fighter many consider to be the G.O.A.T, was beat down by the Nevada State Athletic Commission during Thursday’s disciplinary hearing. After giving his strange and at times confusing defense the commission decided to bring down the hammer and gave him a one year suspension, along with fines and a...

Aug 13, 2015 5:24 pm

Thomson Clarifies — With Reebok And Fox, UFC Couldn’t Match Bellator Deal

Former UFC lightweight and Strikeforce lightweight champion, Josh Thomson, just recently jumped ship and signed with Bellator MMA. The UFC quickly put out statements saying that they had released Thomson, but the fighter says that’s not the case. In a press release he stated that it was him who wasn’t interested in working out a...

Aug 13, 2015 4:52 pm

Top UFC Middleweight Calls State Of Sport In Reebok Era Tragic And Pathetic

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy has been quite outspoken about plenty of things he isn’t happy with, regarding the MMA world. In a recent interview on The MMA Hour, Kennedy talked about his disgust with business side of fighting, in particular, the UFC’s Reebok deal and how much it pays the fighters. He gave an astonishing...

Aug 13, 2015 4:34 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #85

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...

Aug 13, 2015 4:11 pm

Rogan: ‘The UFC Will Probably Add More Weight Classes’

UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan recently did another episode of his poplar podcast and talked about a few MMA topics, including weight classes and Reebok. Rogan said that he believes the UFC will in fact add more weight divisions in the near future. Check it out! “I also think the UFC is probably gonna...

Aug 13, 2015 3:34 pm

Tate: ‘Bethe Is A Rookie, Ronda Knows I’m A Real Threat’

UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate is expected to fight champion Ronda Rousey for the third time. Obviously the first two times didn’t go her way, but she’s hopeful that third time will in fact be the charm. Rousey recently talked to the Seattle Times about Rousey’s fight with Bethe Correia, which only lasted 34 seconds before...

Aug 13, 2015 3:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Suspension And $400k Fine

Earlier today the Nevada State Athletic Commission, during a disciplinary hearing, decided to suspend former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva for a year as well as fining him and changing his win over Nick Diaz to a No Contest. The ruling came after lengthy testimony and explanations from Silva and his team, which ended up...

Aug 13, 2015 1:37 pm

Miesha Tate: ‘Ronda Armbars The Hell Out Of Mayweather If They Fight’

Miesha ‘Cupcake’ Tate and UFC champion Ronda Rousey might not be friends, but they do agree on one thing. Tate recently did an AMA for the Seattle Times and answered all kinds of questions from fans, including one about Floyd Mayweather. The fan asked about her thoughts on whether Rousey really could beat him in...

Aug 13, 2015 1:16 pm

“Wealthy” CM Punk Shames UFC Fighter Over Financial Status

By now you’ve probably heard about the rather nasty Twitter feud between UFC fighters CM Punk and Cathal Pendred. If not, check it all out here. It made headlines and for several different reasons. The two might be angling for a future fight, Punk usually doesn’t fire back at call outs on Twitter and things...

Aug 13, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Comments On Referee Steve Mazzagatti’s Role In ‘Palhares vs. Shields’ Situation

Just as much as people talked about Jake Shields and Rousimar Palhares’ actions after WSOF 22, they also talked about referee Steve Mazzagatti. Mazzagatti has been called out for spotty referring in the past, perhaps most notable, the instance from the Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir fight. Lesnar was furious with Mazzagatti for failing to...

Aug 13, 2015 10:45 am

Conor McGregor’s Been Keeping Chad Mendes Up At Night

UFC featherweight Chad Mendes lost a tough fight to, now, interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor. At UFC 189 Mendes took on McGregor on two weeks notice after Jose Aldo pulled out with a rib injury. Mendes went into the fight and looked good early, taking McGregor down and keeping him down while he landed good...

Aug 13, 2015 8:29 am

Liz Carmouche vs. Raquel Pennington set for UFC 191

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Liz Carmouche and Raquel Pennington is the latest addition to September’s UFC 191 event. The bout was announced on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight” on FOX Sports 1. Liz Carmouche (10-5 MMA) will return to action for the first time since April’s UFC Fight Night 63 event, where she...

Aug 13, 2015 7:49 am

Stipe Miocic And Ben Rothwell Targeted For Dublin Card

Two exciting UFC heavyweights are reported to be clashing in Dublin, Ireland at UFC Fight Night 76. Stipe Miocic and Ben Rothwell will face off in an important fight for the division, according to MMAJunkie. UFC Fight Night 76 will take place at 3Arena in Dublin on Oct. 24. Headlining that event will be a...

Aug 13, 2015 6:47 am

DC Favors Jones Rematch Over Gustafsson Scrap

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is scheduled to defend his title for the first time against Alexander Gustafsson. Even with that fight scheduled, Cormier told MMAJunkie that if former champ Jon Jones was cleared to fight again before the Gustafsson happened, then he’d tell the UFC to book a rematch with Jones instead. Here’s...

Aug 13, 2015 6:31 am

Nick Diaz’s NSAC Disciplinary Hearing Now Expected For September

Anderson Silva got handed a lengthy suspension today at his Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing. Nick Diaz, not so much. Diaz was originally scheduled to attend the same hearing as Silva, which took place on Thursday. Before the hearing though Diaz’s team filed for another extension due to scheduling reasons regarding his lawyer. The extension...

Aug 13, 2015 12:01 am

Beautiful One-Punch KO Puts Fighter To Sleep

What’s better than a solid, one-punch knockout? Check out this video from CES MMA XXIX where Matt Bessette wins by vicious knockout. Oh and the guy’s wearing cool Ninja Turtle shorts, so that’s awesome too. Check it out! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

Aug 12, 2015 5:02 pm

Does Joe Rogan Show Bias In Commentary?

Joe Rogan has been teaching the ‘Average Joe’ MMA fan what to watch for inside the Octagon for over a decade. The UFC’s commentator is an expert in all things martial arts, and he shares that expertise with every man, woman, and child sitting in front of a television on fight night. The one knock...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Good Guy Fedor Makes Young Girl’s Dream Come True

Fedor Emelianenko is known for his quiet, expressionless demeanor and devastating MMA skills inside the cage. However, in a recent story we see a much different, softer and gentler side of the fighter many people consider to be one of the best of all time. Yana Karakyanova, a young Russian girl who happens to be...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

‘Bellator 144: Galvao vs. Dantas 2’ Announced For Oct. 23

Bellator MMA today announced that their 144th event will feature a main event between Bantamweight champion Marcos “Loro” Galvao and challenger, and former champion, Eduardo “Dudu” Dantas. The fight will be a rematch from a past bout and will headline the card, which will take place on Oct. 23 in Uncasville, Conn. Via Press Release:...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

The Real Truth On Thomson? — How The UFC Let A Top 10 Fighter Go… Again

  Yesterday it was announced that UFC lightweight and former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson had signed a new contract with Bellator MMA. In a report that surfaced earlier in the day it was stated that Thomson was released by the UFC, who decided not to match Bellator’s offer. According to the fighter himself, via a...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

UFC Fighters React To CM Punk-Pendred Beef, And They’re Taking Sides

If you haven’t heard, UFC fighters CM Punk and Cathal Pendred got into a bit of a spat on Twitter yesterday. The back and forth got pretty ugly, with Punk shaming Pendred for not making as much money as he has and Pendred calling him an actor who wants to try and fight. Needless to...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Raphael Assuncao Set To Undergo Surgery––Return Date Unknown

UFC bantamweight contender Raphael Assuncao (23-4 MMA) will have to undergo surgery on his right ankle this Thursday in Atlanta. Assuncao’s manager Danny Rubenstein confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. According to the report, Assuncao had injured his ankle back in December, but was told by doctors that the injury did not require surgery. However, he...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Ronda Rousey Makes Forbes Top 10 Highest Paid Female Athletes List

The UFC have bonafide superstar on their hands and I’m not talking about Conor McGregor. Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey isn’t just a dominant force inside the octagon, she’s now starting to transcend the sport by landing major parts in feature films and writing a New York Times Best Selling book. But even without all the...

Aug 12, 2015 8:39 am

Bitter? Koscheck Not Happy With UFC’s Recognition Of His Career

Former UFC welterweight and member of TUF season one, Josh Koscheck, didn’t feel great when the UFC didn’t offer him a job with them after his 10 year career with the promotion. He recently talked to Submission Radio about his departure from the MMA promotion and said it was kind of strange the way they...