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May 27, 2015 9:01 am

Former UFC Title Challenger McMann Latest To Say Reebok Deal Unfair To Women

UFC women’s bantamweight fighter Sara McMann has some major issues with the new UFC/Reebok deal. The biggest one? She says it appears to be unfair to women. The former title challenger was a guest on Tuesdays episode of The MMA Hour and talked about her problems with the new deal. “I feel like this is...

May 27, 2015 8:30 am

Former Heavyweight Champ Arlovski Moves Up In Official UFC Rankings

What year are we in again? Because I just looked at the UFC rankings and Andrei Arlovski is now the #5 ranked heavyweight. The Pitbull moved up four spaces to break the top 5 after his mind blowing performance over, then ranked #3, heavyweight Travis Browne. In other ranking news, the new light-heavyweight champion Daniel...

May 27, 2015 8:17 am

Calderwood Reveals Personal Problems Lead to Poor Performance

Fan favorite, UFC strawweight Joanne Calderwood didn’t perform up to a lot of peoples expectations in her last outing, losing in just 90 seconds. Adding more fuel to the strange performance was a message she sent out after the fight, cryptically talking about something that had happened the night before. Basically nothing has been said...

May 27, 2015 8:05 am

Carlos Condit Calls ACL Injury “Lucky”… Sort of

UFC welterweight Carlos Condit has been on the sidelines for the past year, rehabbing his injured ACL that tore during his last fight, against Tyron Woodley. Condit is on his way back into the octagon, facing Thiago Alves at UFC Fight Night this Saturday, but looking back on his recent journey, he almost considers himself...


May 27, 2015 7:55 am

Benson Henderson Stays Silent On Injury

  Remember when UFC lightweight/welterweight Benson Henderson pulled out of his upcoming fight with Michael Johnson? The fight was set for the TUF 21 finale in July, but got scrapped when Henderson pulled out for some reason that wasn’t disclosed to fans. Well, now we know what it was…sort of. Henderson joined The MMA Hour...

May 27, 2015 1:21 am

Gilbert Melendez: “Gonna Bust Eddie Alvarez’s *ss Up, Then Celebrate in Mexico”

BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage catches up with top ranked UFC lightweight fighter, Gilbert “El Nino” Melendez ahead of his highly anticipated matchup against Eddie Alvarez. The two top lightweights will finally come face-to-face on June 13, as part of the UFC 188 main card. Who Has The Better High Kick, D.C. or Rockhold? — AKA...

May 27, 2015 1:18 am

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #64 With Andre ‘Touchy’ Fili ––Watch Now!

Heads up fight fans, Stud Show Radio is BACK! 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. LIVE FEED: STUD SHOW Radio runs every Tuesday...

May 26, 2015 8:34 pm

DC: ‘Ryan Bader Must Be Learning From Conor McGregor’

Daniel Cormier blew up on Ryan Bader at the UFC 187 post-fight press conference and now there’s talks about whether Bader should be his first title defense. You mean a fighter might earn a title shot from talking outside of the cage? That’s unheard of. Cormier talked to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour about...

May 26, 2015 3:52 pm

Salary Report: UFC 187 Edition — Johnson Earns $500K To D.C.’s $180k — FULL REPORT!

The salaries just came out for UFC 187 fighters. Two of the fighters from the card left with $500,000.00. Check out the numbers below for a full rundown. Daniel Cormier- $180,000 ($90,000 to show, $90,000 to win) Anthony Johnson- $500,000 Chris Weidman- $500,000 ($250,000 to show, $250,000 to win) Vitor Belfort- $300,000 Donald Cerrone- $152,000...

May 26, 2015 3:37 pm

Cormier: ‘I hope Jones was at home watching me take the belt’

It’s just days after Daniel Cormier beat Anthony Johnson for the UFC light-heavyweight title, but the Jon Jones talk has already started boiling up. Even Cormier can’t keep himself from taking jabs at the former champ, as if he was trying to build up for a rematch down the road. While talking on The MMA...

May 26, 2015 2:57 pm

Lil Nog Says “Shogun” Rivalry Reignited On TUF Brazil Set

It seems like the current season of TUF Brazil has helped to reignite a long rivalry. Lil’ Nog, who is coaching alongside his brother and against Shogun Rua, talked to Globo Esporte about the experience. “It was great to be on TUF, my rivalry with Shogun has been reignited. This is a important fight for...

May 26, 2015 2:47 pm

Stud Show Radio Returns, Tonight –– LIVE At 8PMish PT

Heads up fight fans, Stud Show Radio is BACK! 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...

May 26, 2015 2:46 pm

Three Things Paige VanZant Absolutely Loves

Paige VanZant is a rising star in the UFC and a fan favorite. The women’s strawweight fighter is pretty active on social media, sharing videos and pictures with her fans, or FanZants. Check out three of VanZant’s favorite things in life. I love chips — Paige VanZant (@PaigeVanzantUFC) May 26, 2015 Love @ninjawarrior !!!! I...

May 26, 2015 2:40 pm

Ronda Welcomes Fight vs. Miesha Tate’s Man Bryan Caraway

UFC champion and star Ronda Rousey talks about her dream match-ups. She told The Wall Street Journal that she would love to test her skills against former champ Jon Jones in a dream match, but as far as just someone she would love to beat up, how about Bryan Caraway. Caraway is a top 10...

May 26, 2015 2:21 pm

Rousey’s Dream Fight Is Against Jon Jones

A champion is calling out another champion. This is one of those ‘this will never happen’ type stories but it’s still fun to discuss. In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says if she got to choose she would love to see how she matched up with former...

May 26, 2015 2:11 pm

Nate Diaz + Cypress Hill Can Only Equal One Thing…

Nate Diaz spent some time with Cypress Hill’s B-Real and well…did what you would expect them to do. ChiLlin wit @breal @cypresshill at @calrootsfest #slightlystoopid #chillin #smokeweed #100 #war #og #hotbox #smokebox A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209) on May 25, 2015 at 2:27am PDT WATCH! GILBERT MELENDEZ TALKS UPCOMING SCRAP WITH EDDIE ALVAREZ

May 26, 2015 1:53 pm

Pro Fighter Suspended For Titanium Body Implants

This is like something you might see in some action movie. The villain, with a titanium leg. According to this story from Fight State, a Muay Thai fighter has been suspended by the World Muay Thai Council for having an undisclosed titanium implant in his leg. According to the report, Bandasak Chaiyasan knocked out his...

May 26, 2015 1:21 pm

Conor McGregor Blasts Aldo And Coach!

  It was announced recently that Nova Uniao coach Andre Pederneiras will be retiring in 2016. Guess who had something to say about that? None other than Jose Aldo’s upcoming challenger Conor McGregor. The Irishmen had a few things to say about the champs coach announcing this before their big fight. “Maybe it’s announced that...

May 26, 2015 1:10 pm

Palmer: ‘I woke up naked next to a naked TJ Dillashaw

Being on a team its only natural for you to grow closer to your teammates and build relationships that will last for lifetimes. Then there’s waking up naked next to you teammate. On Submission Radio, WSOF champ and Team Alpha Male fighter Lance Palmer talked about a time when he woke up with a naked...

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Weidman On Jones: ‘ He Has No More Secrets… Don’t Judge Him’

UFC champion Chris Weidman had a lot to say about former champ Jon Jones when talking to Ariel Helwani recently. Mostly, the champ said he isn’t going to judge the former p4p great, because we are all human and could end up in the same situation. “I’m a human being. You start seeing your accomplishments...

May 26, 2015 12:59 pm

Lombard Explains His Beef With Barnett, And It Started With A Broken Nose

UFC welterweight Hector Lombard talks about his beef with Josh Barnett and why he’s been calling the UFC heavyweight out. On an episode of Submission Radio Lombard went into detail about why the two men have issues with each other. Apparently it had something to do with a broken nose. “I’ve actually been calling Josh Barnett...

May 26, 2015 12:46 pm

Jacare — ‘I’m here to take Weidman’s Belt’

‘Jacare’ Souza is still waiting to see if he will be next in line for a shot at the UFC middleweight title or if Luke Rockhold will get it instead. Souza talked to Portal do Vale Tudo about the potential shot and says he isn’t one of those doubters and completely believes in the abilities...

May 26, 2015 12:27 pm

Aldo vs. McGregor To Get 10 Embedded Episodes

Haven’t had enough Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo? No worries, according to UFC president Dana White we will be getting a whole lot more. The boss took to Twitter to answer a fans question about the UFC Primetime series and instead dropped a little piece of information about UFC 189. @PBZMusic it won't happen for...

May 26, 2015 10:46 am

PIC! Cormier Shows Off All Of His Bling!

The new UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier now has a new piece of gold to wear around his waist, but it definitely isn’t his first! Check out all of his belts from his very short MMA career. @dewaynezinkin Called me in 2001 and said hey this new sport mma may just be for you, so...

May 26, 2015 10:03 am

UFC’s Hector Lombard Eyeing 2016 Olympics

  First Anderson Silva, now Hector Lombard. It seems like the popular thing to do while on the sidelines due to testing positive for performance enhancers is to prepare for the Olympics. Silva came out and said he wants to represent Brazil in Taekwondo for the 2016 olympics and now Lombard has stated he plans...

May 26, 2015 9:29 am

D.C. Recalls Early MMA Career, Fighting While On Welfare

Yes, the sport of MMA has its trash talk and its rivalries and its Dana White quotables, but every once and a while we get a truly ‘feel good’ story. Daniel Cormier won the UFC light-heavyweight title this past Saturday when he survived an early onslaught from Anthony Johnson and came back to get the...

May 26, 2015 8:45 am

Should Dodson Get His Rematch?

Surprise! He thinks he should. The UFC flyweight thinks it’s clear that he should be the next title challenger. After his win over Zach Makovsly at UFC 187, at the post-fight press conference, Dodson had this to say about a potential rematch. “It’s a no-brainer for me. I always still want to beat up Demetrious...

May 26, 2015 8:05 am

UFC Fighter Wants To Replace Joe Rogan

UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan better watch out, it looks like someone has their eyes on his job! Sean O’Connell stopped by The MMA Hour to talk to Ariel Helwani about his recent win over Anthony Perosh but also ended up talking about all the other ventures he has going on outside of the...