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Aug 19, 2015 10:22 am

Glover Teixeira vs. Patrick Cummins set as UFN 77 co-headliner

A key light heavyweight bout between Glover Teixeira and Patrick Cummins will serve as the co-main event for November’s UFC Fight Night 77 fight card in Brazil. UFC officials announced the news earlier today. Glover Teixeira (23-4 MMA) snapped the first two-fight losing skid of his career by defeating Ovince St. Preux earlier this month...

Aug 19, 2015 10:15 am

DC: ‘There’s No Tension Between AKA And Dana White’

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is in a little bit of a pickle. He’s apart of American Kickboxing Academy, or AKA for short. That’s his team and those are his training partners. He’s also obviously the UFC champ and works as a UFC analyst on FOX Sports. So when his teammates Josh Koscheck and...

Aug 19, 2015 9:00 am

Report: Mark Hunt vs. ‘Bigfoot’ Silva 2 To Take Place In November

A heavyweight rematch between Mark Hunt and ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is being targeted for November’s UFC 193 pay-per-view event in Australia. MMAFighting.com was first to report the news, stating that verbal agreements are in place from both parties. “The Super Samoan” and “Bigfoot” first met at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia in December of 2013....

Aug 19, 2015 8:18 am

Rockhold Responds To Weidman’s ‘Insecure’ Comments

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold will take on champ Chris Weidman at UFC 194, in the co-main event of the Aldo vs. McGregor headlined card. The talking has been going on between the two for a while now, but now with the fight finally official, it’s obvious things are going to start ramping up. Weidman recently...

Aug 19, 2015 7:49 am

Cain Velasquez Isn’t Happy With HBO……..

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is pretty upset with what HBO did with some of his footage. HBO’s Real Sports did a highly talked about segment on MMA and the connection it has with domestic violence. They focused on the ‘War Machine’ / Christy Mack case, but also branched out and talked about other...

Aug 19, 2015 5:56 am

Tim Kennedy’s Reebok Kit Is Coming, No Backlash For Recent Comments

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy currently does not have a Reebok ‘Fight Kit’ available for purchase online. When this was found out by fans you could imagine what their minds would jump to….’oh no, Kennedy’s getting punished for talking about Reebok.’ Well, according to UFC PR rep Paige Berger, via an email sent to MMAJunkie, Kennedy’s...

Aug 19, 2015 4:17 am

Gleison Tibau vs. Abel Trujillo set for UFN 77

A lightweight bout between Gleison Tibau and Abel Trujillo is the latest addition to November’s UFC Fight Night 77 event in Brazil. UFC officials recently confirmed the booking. Gleison Tibau (33-11 MMA) will return to action for the first time since February when he squares off with Trujillo in Brazil. The 32-year-old suffered a submission...

Aug 19, 2015 12:12 am

‘Rumble’ Goes Off On Girl In His Gym –– The Internet Responds!

UFC light heavyweight Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson has had a past with domestic abuse. So when he posted a rant online about a situation he had with a girl at his gym, people were wondering exactly what was going through his head. He posted it on his Facebook, but then deleted it. However, Twitter user Jonathan...

Aug 18, 2015 8:36 pm

Donald Cerrone Explains Steroid Accusations Towards Champ

  “I’m not concerned about (PED use) at all. I was just trying to get a rise out of him … that’s all. Maybe he worked hard and does what he has to do. I was just trying to get a rise, piss him off, get a stir.” UFC lightweight title contender Donald Cerrone will...

Aug 18, 2015 8:04 pm

WWE Legend: ‘Lesnar Couldn’t Make It, CM Punk Has No Business In The UFC’

WWE legend “The Honky Tonk Man” recently went on a video rant and talked about former WWE wrestler CM Punk’s decision to leave and join the UFC. Needless to say, he wasn’t very supportive. He also didn’t seem to remember how former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar did in the octagon, calling his move to...

Aug 18, 2015 7:24 pm

Weidman: ‘Insecure Luke Rockhold Knows He’ll Lose To Me’

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is gearing up to defend his belt against Luke Rockhold at UFC 194. There’s been plenty of light back and forth between the two fighters, taking shots at each other here and there. In the recent episode of The MMA Hour, the champ put Rockhold on blast, calling him insecure...

Aug 18, 2015 7:18 pm

Tyron Woodley: ‘Johny Hendricks’ Mistake Led To Loss Of Title Shot’

“I was just trying to ruffle some feathers. I thought there was a chance, but when he kind of eased up on making it sound like it was set in stone, I think that’s where he messed up at.’ “He came and said, ‘I haven’t heard anything yet.’ When you start doing that, you leave...

Aug 18, 2015 7:05 pm

Thomson: ‘UFC Just Couldn’t Match Bellator Deal’

  “My understanding is that we have to wear Reebok with the UFC. There’s no other option. Well, you get paid to wear Reebok but you only get paid in their program, whatever their pay scale is. I took my negotiations over to Bellator, where there is no sponsorship tax, so my sponsors can sponsor...

Aug 18, 2015 6:40 pm

Coker: ‘Bellator’s had no talks with Fedor’

  Will he go here, will he go there, will he go anywhere? MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko still has everyone wondering where he will in fact end up for his return to the sport. There have apparently been talks between his team and the UFC and he’s mentioned more than once that he wants a...

Aug 18, 2015 6:27 pm

Stud Show Radio Ep. #86 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...

Aug 18, 2015 6:21 pm

Demian Maia’s Chasing Major UFC Record

UFC submission ace Demian Maia is on a mission. The welterweight currently has seven submission finishes in the UFC. The record? Eleven. Currently there are only three fighters ahead of Maia on the list. Nate Diaz (8) Frank Mir (8) Royce Gracie (11) Maia told MMAJunkie that he’s looking to pursue that goal and be...

Aug 18, 2015 5:01 pm

UFC Mega Star Ronda Rousey Gets The Larry King Treatment

Before her fight with Bethe Correia at UFC 190, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey sat down with Larry King and talked about all kinds of topics. From her book, to movies and of course her career as one the biggest MMA fighters ever. Check it out! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment!...

Aug 18, 2015 4:17 pm

Michael Johnson: ‘My Life Took A 180’ After Controversial Loss To Beneil Dariush

UFC lightweight Michael Johnson suffered a split decision loss to Beneil Dariush, courtesy of some head scratching scoring from the judges. It is hard, not impossible, but extremely hard to find someone who can say with a straight face that Johnson did not win that fight. UFC president Dana White even expressed his outrage immediately...

Aug 18, 2015 3:28 pm

Ronda Rousey Makes Top Charitable Athletes List — Here’s Why!

Ronda Rousey has landed on another major list full of sports biggest stars, this time for her charitable efforts. Rousey landed the 14th spot on the Athletes Gone Good 2015 list. According to the site, Rousey was recognized for her work with the UFC 184 Free Rice contest, which supported the World Food Programme, as...