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Jun 24, 2015 11:57 am

Ronda Rousey & Donald Cerrone Nominated For 2015 ESPY Awards

  Heads up MMA fans, two UFC fighters have been nominated for awards at this years ESPY Awards. Both Ronda Rousey and Donal Cerrone have been nominated for the ‘Best Fighter’ award. Rousey, just like last year has also been nominated for the ‘Best Female Athlete’. Last year Rousey walked away with ‘Best Female Athlete’,...

Jun 24, 2015 11:13 am

Head Of UFC Europe Leaves Promotion

It was a sudden departure for UFC’s senior vice president and general manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa, David Allen. Allen was given the position just 6 months ago and was just seen running things at UFC Fight Night: Berlin this past weekend. MMAFighting confirmed that Allen has left the position due to ‘personal...

Jun 24, 2015 10:41 am

Hendo Explains Difference Between His TRT and Vitor Belforts

  “Physically he looked quite a bit different. His stamina went away pretty quick as well. I’m sure he works hard. So do I. But I don’t know, my body hasn’t changed in 10 years. So I’m not exactly sure what was making his body change like that, but it wasn’t the same thing I...

Jun 24, 2015 9:11 am

Rory MacDonald: ‘Dangerous Condit More Deserving Of Title Shot Than Hendricks’

“I think Carlos is a more dangerous fighter, personally. Not that Johny’s not (dangerous); he’s great, he’s a top contender, and he was a champion for a reason.” “Because I think Carlos is one of the best in the division and the most dangerous fighter with a five-round fight. He’s a very dangerous fighter.” UFC...

Jun 24, 2015 8:51 am

The Champ: ‘Mendes And Faber Are Bad Match-ups For McGregor’

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw spoke about the Jose Aldo injury news while calling in to Stud Show Radio. The champ said that he hopes it isn’t true and wants to see Aldo fight, but if he can’t go he knows a few guys who could step in and take on Conor McGregor. Chad Mendes...

Jun 24, 2015 8:49 am

Joseph Benavidez: ‘Team Alpha Male Never Pulls Out Of Fights’

MMA is a sport that pits two individuals against each other where only one man can walk out victorious. It’s unlike any team sport because if a combatant suffers a serious injury, the match is scrapped entirely. It doesn’t matter if it’s Jose Aldo, Khabib Nurmagomedov, or Anthony Pettis; Fans are learning not to get...

Jun 24, 2015 8:18 am

UFC Fighters React To Jose Aldo’s Injury On Twitter

There hasn’t been a lot of official information about Jose Aldo’s injury, or if he will be able to fight at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor, but we do have plenty of comments from fellow UFC fighters. Check it out: If Jose is out I'm willing to step in and beat @TheNotoriousMMA again!! @ufc @danawhite...

Jun 24, 2015 7:30 am

Breaking His Silence — Conor McGregor Reacts To Aldo’s Injury

  The Notorious one has spoken. Conor McGregor has broken his silence and commented on the news that Jose Aldo is injured and possibly out of their scheduled UFC 189 bout. It’s safe to assume somethings going on in the background. There has been no official word from the UFC and both McGregor’s and Dana...

Jun 24, 2015 7:22 am

Duffy Getting ‘Next Level’ Training Outside Of Ireland

With Jose Aldo potentially out of his scheduled bout with Conor McGregor at UFC 189, with a rib injury, it’s anyones guess at this point who would fill in on short notice to fight the Notorious one, if anyone. We don’t know what the UFC is planning if Aldo can’t go and there have been...

Jun 24, 2015 7:00 am

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #71 w/ Faber, Dillashaw, More

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. Stud Show Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT. Watch past episodes at the official Stud Show Radio Youtube Channel, or visit StudShowRadio.com for more information.

Jun 24, 2015 2:22 am

Several “UFC 189” Banners and Posters Taken Down at MGM Grand?

On Tuesday afternoon, it was confirmed that Jose Aldo suffered a fractured rib during a sparring session. The UFC Featherweight Champion was preparing for his clash with rival Conor McGregor in a fight which is currently still set to take place on July 11th at “UFC 189”. However, if Aldo’s injury is as serious as...

Jun 23, 2015 5:39 pm

Chael Sonnen Reacts: ‘Will Aldo Show Up Injured For $3.5 Mill Payday?’

Former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen is anything but out of the MMA world. He might not be fighting but he’s doing just about everything else and still always has something to say. News broke earlier today that stated UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo had suffered a fractured rib and could possibly be out of UFC...

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 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 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 12:53 pm

BJ Penn Named Hawaii MVP OF The Week, Talks Favorite UFC Moment, More — WATCH!

From KITV.com: HONOLULU —He’s one of only two fighters to win world titles in two separate weight classes. And next month, he’ll be honored for that feature when he is officially enshrined into the UFC Hall of Fame. BJ Penn, now retired, is KITV’s Hawaii MVP this week, but, as our Brandi Higa reports, the...

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

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 12:38 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 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...