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Jun 25, 2015 12:18 pm

REPORT! MMA Bill Fails In NY… Again

It looks like the battle for New York is over, and MMA loses again. According to reports from Jim Genia, a MMA reporter from NY and legal expert Michael Kim, the bill to get MMA legalized in New York is dead, again. Okay folks, I'm hearing the battle for the NY MMA bill is over....

Jun 25, 2015 12:12 pm

Diego Sanchez: ‘Kawajiri Is A Nobody, And He’s Scared’

  Diego Sanchez doesn’t like being told no. The UFC vet took to Twitter, because that’s what fighters do now, and expressed interest in fighting Tatuya Kawajiri. Kawajiri just beat up on Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, this past Saturday and is now looking for a top 10 opponent. Unfortunately, Sanchez is not...

Jun 25, 2015 12:04 pm

Lyoto Machida Reveals Hand Surgery Followed Rockhold Bout

  Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Lyoto ‘The Dragon’ Machida is set to fight Yoel Romero at this Saturdays event in Hollywood, FL. Ahead of that bout he appeared on FOX Sports 1’s America’s Pregame and talked about the Luke Rockhold fight, why he took this fight so soon after and revealed that he had hand...

Jun 25, 2015 11:55 am

Fabricio Werdum Taking A 6 Month Vacation

“I want to rest a little bit. I trained a lot … training for a long time. I want to enjoy my family, just a little bit, then I want to fight again, maybe in December. Arlovski is good. He beat Travis Browne now. I beat Travis Browne. My question is, who is the daddy?”...


Jun 25, 2015 11:54 am

BAMMA USA 16’s Chris Saunders: UFC Veteran Who Has Found His New Home

  By Keith Harmon UFC and Bellator veteran Chris Saunders will step into the cage against Brandon Morris in a lightweight title eliminator bout tomorrow, Friday, June 26 that will also serve as the main event at BAMMA USA: Badbeat 16. The bout is a quick turnaround from Saunders’ fight in April, and forces him to miss...

Jun 25, 2015 11:43 am

Hayabusa Responds To Reebok Deal By Sponsoring Glory

“With the fighters in the UFC being off-limits now in terms of in-ring sponsorship, we had to look outside that.” “We get a lot of calls from UFC fighters wanting to wear our equipment to train in. It happens all the time, guys calling and saying, ‘Can you please send us your stuff?’ We never...

Jun 25, 2015 11:19 am

WATCH! Stud Show Radio Ep. #72 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 25, 2015 11:13 am

Conor Doesn’t Care — ‘Ready To Fight Anyone On July 11’

The UFC announced that Jose Aldo is still planning on fighting at UFC 189, but has secured Chad Mendes to be on standby just in case. According to John Kavanagh, McGregor’ coach, it really doesn’t matter who steps into the octagon with the Irishmen come fight night. Kavanagh wrote about the whole situation in a...

Jun 25, 2015 10:20 am

Jose Aldo All Smiles Following Injury Drama

Jose Aldo had everyone running around and freaking out when news surfaced that he suffered an injury and might have to pull out of his scheduled bout with Conor McGregor at UFC 189. The UFC has since released a statement saying he isn’t as injured as previously thought and still plans on fighting next month....

Jun 25, 2015 10:16 am

BAMMA USA 16’s Brandon Morris: From “Young Money” to “Redrum”

  By Keith Harmon Brandon Morris and Chris Saunders will clash in a lightweight title eliminator in the main event of BAMMA USA – Badbeat 16, which streams live on Go Fight Live tomorrow, Friday, June 26. I had the chance to talk with Morris about his upcoming fight.  We discussed what it’s like training with...

Jun 25, 2015 9:56 am

JDS Returning To Training Next Month, Wants Werdum Fight

“I want to clarify that I´m very well, and I´ll be in perfect condition to face Werdum at the end of the year. Actually I was injured before the fight against Stipe Miocic [at UFC on Fox 13]. I had a strain in the [anterior cruciate ligament], and ended up aggravating it during the fight...

Jun 25, 2015 9:48 am

Stann Says 60% Of UFC Fighters Are Happy With Reebok

Former UFC middleweight Brian Stann says that out of all the fighters he talked to the majority of them are fine with the new UFC/Reebok deal. Stann talked on the Three Amigos Podcast about a wide array of topics, but when talking about the Reebok deal said that he was actually really shocked as to...

Jun 25, 2015 9:34 am

McGregor On Aldo: ‘He’s looking for a way out’

  Even before news surfaced that Jose Aldo was injured and possibly out of UFC 189, Conor McGregor believed that the featherweight champion was looking for a way out. We now know that Aldo has a bruised rib, not a fractured one, and still plans on fighting at UFC 189, but check out what McGregor had...

Jun 25, 2015 9:19 am

Werdum Challenges Arlovski — “Who’s The Daddy!”

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum appeared on last nights episode of UFC Tonight with the belt and talked about his fight with Cain Velasquez. He also discussed future opponents an said that he feels like Andrei Arlovski would be a good choice. Werdum did say that he would like to take a little break before...

Jun 25, 2015 9:02 am

Edgar “Dissapointed” In UFC’s Decision To Give Mendes Contingency Plan

The UFC released a statement on Wednesday saying that featherweight champion Jose Aldo did not suffer a broken rib, as reported on Tuesday, but instead only had a bruised rib. Therefore, the main event will continue as planned with Aldo taking on Conor McGregor. If by some chance Aldo actually can’t go, the UFC has...

Jun 25, 2015 8:49 am

Knee Damage Sidelines D.C. Until October

The UFC has not announced when Daniel Cormier will defend his title against Alexander Gustafsson, but now we know it will definitely not be before October. Reported on last nights UFC Tonight, Cormier will undergo stem cell injections to help repair ACL damage in one of his knees. The light-heavyweight champion decided against surgery and...

Jun 25, 2015 8:28 am

UFC Champ Jedrzejczyk To Undergo Surgery, Plans 2015 Return

UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk won in dominate fashion at UFC Fight Night: Berlin, when she destroyed Jessica Penne and got the TKO win in round 3, but she suffered an injury in the process. The champ broke her right thumb during the fight, probably from landing so many punches to Penne’s face, and will...

Jun 25, 2015 8:06 am

GSP UPDATE! Will The New Drug Policy Be Enough?

Former UFC champion Georges St. Pierre left the promotion and cited the lack of drug-testing as one of his reasons. So, with the new, extensive, anti-doping policy set to start next month will we see the once welterweight king return to action? Maybe. According to UFC Tonight analyst, sources close to St. Pierre say that...

Jun 25, 2015 7:21 am

Reebok Picks Up New UFC Star In Jedrzejczyk

The UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk has joined fellow UFC stars Ronda Rousey, Johny Hendricks, Paige VanZant and Conor McGregor as Reebok endorsed athletes. Of course, Reebok will be the official apparel sponsor for everyone inside the octagon soon because of the sponsorship deal it inked with the UFC, but they have also chosen to...

Jun 25, 2015 7:09 am

McGregor On Aldo: ‘He didn’t break a rib, he started his PERIOD!’

So apparently all the worrying and anticipation and hysteria was for nothing. The UFC released an official statement yesterday, saying that Aldo still plans on fighting and his injury isn’t as severe as first reported. The fight goes on. Of course, the MMA world had plenty to say about the news, mostly sighs of relief,...

Jun 25, 2015 6:57 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo Still Fighting On Twitter

The UFC released a statement on Jose Aldo’s injury and UFC 189 last night, basically saying that Aldo’s injury is not as bad as reported and still plans on fighting. If for some reason he can’t go, then they have contacted Chad Mendes to be prepared to step in if needed. So, looks like Aldo...

Jun 25, 2015 6:42 am

“Mighty Mouse” Gets New Challenge In The Form Of A Rematch

It looks like UFC flyweight John Dodson will get what he’s been asking for. Announced on this weeks episode of UFC Tonight, Dodson will get the next title shot against flyweight king Demetrious Johnson. There has been no venue or date set for the title fight yet. This will be a rematch from their fight...

Jun 25, 2015 6:29 am

JUCAO RETURNS! Set To Fight Mousasi In Japan

It looks like Gegard Mousasi will get to fight in Japan like he wanted, only not against Vitor Belfort. Instead, the UFC have booked Mousasi vs. Roan ‘Jucao’ Carneiro for the Sept. 27 event, confirmed by MMAWeekly.  The fight will take place at Japan’s Saitama Super Arena and will be headlined by a heavyweight scrap...

Jun 25, 2015 6:27 am

Medical Suspensions Report: Several Fighters Get Iced In Germany

The UFC have released the official medical suspension list for UFC Fight Night: Berlin. The event took place this past Saturday, exclusively on Fight Pass, and featured a main event between strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk and challenger Jessica Penne. To say the fight was one-sided is an understatement. Jedrzejczyk battered Penne on the feet and...

Jun 24, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 10 Recap

It’s do or die tonight for American Top Team. Blackzilians have won all but two of the fights in this season of “The Ultimate Fighter” and in order for ATT to have any chance of winning the competition, they have to win tonight. Blackzilians owner Glenn Robinson treated his fighters to a trip to the...

Jun 24, 2015 7:00 pm

BREAKING! UFC Releases Official Statement On UFC 189, Aldo’s In

  The UFC just released their official statement on UFC 189 and the injury news surrounding featherweight champion, Jose Aldo. Check out the full statement below: In light of recent reports regarding the status of UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, UFC has received official medical confirmation from several doctors that Aldo did not suffer a...

Jun 24, 2015 2:43 pm

UFC Production Offices Catch Fire, Dana White Questions The Universe

Things aren’t going so great for the UFC right now. On Tuesday news came out that Jose Aldo might be out of his fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 next month and now, well, now they are on fire. According to UFC president Dana White, the promotions production building caught fire on Wednesday. Check...

Jun 24, 2015 2:33 pm

Why The UFC Should Book Nate Diaz Vs. Conor McGregor

  Right now the MMA world is in a state of anticipation. We know that UFC champion Jose Aldo was hurt on Tuesday and that his chances of fighting at UFC 189 in two weeks are slim. There has been no official statement from the UFC on Aldo or on any changes to the night’s main...