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Aug 5, 2015 3:51 pm

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Wants To Train With Rousey––Is That Even Fair?

“Yeah, why not? I would like to visit some gyms and train a little bit before I start my camp in Poland. So yeah, why not. I could maybe visit Ronda’s gym and we could train together.” UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk talked on The MMA Hour and said that she would be interested in...

Aug 5, 2015 2:46 pm

Rousimar Palhares Breaks Silence––Accuses Shields Of Cheating

Now former WSOF welterweight champion, Rousimar Palhares, has finally come forward and given his side of the story, regarding WSOF 22 and his fight with Jake Shields. Palhares could be seen raking his hands over Shields eyes during the fight and was warned several times to stop. He also held onto the fight ending submission...

Aug 5, 2015 9:54 am

Manager’s Excuse For Palhares: ‘He Just Zones Out’

  “There are no rules that tell you how far you take a (limb) back or forth. It’s a very subjective point. But I agree that if we’re looking at the safety of the fighters, and he’s done it time and again and we’ve tried to work with him, and try to make him not...

Aug 5, 2015 9:43 am

NSAC Brings The Hammer Down On Palhares And Shields Following WSOF Antics

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has suspended both Rousimar Palhares and Jake Shields following their title fight at WSOF 22. Palhares was already stripped of his title and suspended indefinitely by the promotion after he repeatedly scratched at Shields eyes and held onto a fight ending submission well after Shields had tapped. Shields has yet...

Aug 5, 2015 9:19 am

Mystic Khabib? Nurmagomedov Predicted Diaz Brawl

Seems that UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov predicted the brawl with the Diaz brothers at WSOF 22. In an interview with MMAJunkie Radio Khabib said Nate Diaz might show up at WSOF 22 and if he tries anything, then he’s ‘not sleeping’. “Maybe he’ll come tomorrow to support his teammate, Shields. Maybe he comes. It’s OK....

Aug 5, 2015 7:30 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousimar Palhares Being Stripped Of Title

The World Series of Fighting decided to strip welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. This came after he beat Jake Shields at this past Saturday’s WSOF 22. During the fight he clearly scratched at Shields eyes several times and then held onto the fight winning submission for way to long...

Aug 5, 2015 7:27 am

Chris Leben Pleads Guilty To Felony Weapon Charge

Retired UFC fighter and TUF 1 alumni Chris Leben pleaded guilty to three charges on Monday, according to NBC San Diego. At his arraignment, Christian Leben, 35, admitted to felony possession of an assault weapon, misdemeanor vandalism and misdemeanor violation of a temporary restraining order.- via NBC San Diego.  Leben, also known as “The Crippler” in...

Aug 5, 2015 6:22 am

Alan Jouban vs. Albert Tumenov set for UFC 192 in Houston

A welterweight bout between Alan Jouban and Albert Tumenov is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials recently announced the news via the Houston Chronicle. Alan Jouban (12-3 MMA) will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he squares off with Tumenov in...

Aug 5, 2015 5:53 am

Chris Cariaso vs. Sergio Pettis set for UFC 192

A flyweight bout featuring Chris Cariaso taking on Sergio Pettis is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the news via the Houston Chronicle. Former UFC flyweight title challenger Chris Cariaso (17-7 MMA) will be looking to snap a two-fight losing skid when he meets Pettis in Texas this...

Aug 5, 2015 5:27 am

Buchholz: ‘Rousey’s KO Was More Exciting Than Khabib/Diaz Brawl’

This past weekend was full of major drama and MMA action. On Saturday night we had not one but two big fight cards going on. We of course had UFC 190, headlined by the champ Ronda Rousey taking on Bethe Correia. But we also had WSOF 22, headlined by an interesting title fight between Rousimar...

Aug 5, 2015 5:05 am

‘There’s A Good Chance’ Holly Holm Might Get The Next Title Shot

“Oh it’s absolutely great. She defeated the girl everywhere, she made the girl pull guard twice. To me that’s demoralizing that you can’t take somebody down because of movement, because of the range, because they’re scared to get to you. And again, she tried to get the same armbar that she triangled, that Jessica Andrade...

Aug 5, 2015 4:57 am

‘Cupcake’ Tate: ‘Bethe Got What Was Coming To Her’

“It was a pretty quick fight, which I kind of anticipated. I actually thought she might finish it at the end of the first round because I know she really wanted to punish Bethe. But Bethe ended up going down like a sack of potatoes before, I think, Ronda could really punish her like she...

Aug 4, 2015 5:54 pm

Chad Mendes: ‘We Made Duane Ludwig, I’m Tired Of Hearing About Him’

“I don’t know what the hell Duane is talking about. I’m tired of hearing about Duane and him ruling our team. Duane came here to Team Alpha Male for a short amount of time, and Duane did what he did, but I’d say 95-percent of our wins when he was here we would’ve won anyway....

Aug 4, 2015 4:58 pm

Rousimar Palhares’ Manager Responds To WSOF’s Decision

Earlier today the World Series of Fighting announced that they are stripping welterweight champion, Rousimar Palhares, of his title and suspending him indefinitely. Right after the news broke Palhares’ manager Alex Davis spoke to MMAJunkie and told them that he wasn’t happy with how the WSOF was going about this, releasing the information to the...

Aug 4, 2015 2:38 pm

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Vs. Andre Berto Officially Announced For Sept. 12

Boxing megastar Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather has officially confirmed that he will be fighting Andre Berto on Sept. 12 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Also noted, the fight will in fact take place on Showtime PPV. There were talks of the fight taking place on free television but it turns out that’s...

Aug 4, 2015 2:37 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #82

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 4, 2015 12:51 pm

Jose Aldo Wants Renan Barao To Move Up To Featherweight

“We have to see what’s best for Barao. He suffers a lot to make weight. He’s kind of strong for the division. I hope me moves up, yes. I will root for him no matter what, no matter where he is, at 145 of 135. I hope he can fight well at featherweight, that he...