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Jul 23, 2015 2:20 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #79

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...

Jul 23, 2015 12:31 pm

Dominick Cruz Ready To Reclaim His Belt, Eyes Year End Return

Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz (20-1 MMA) returned to action for the first time since October of 2011 this past September at UFC 178, where he earned an impressive knockout victory over Takeya Mizugaki in just 61-seconds. Unfortunately for “The Dominator”, who has been plagued by injuries since he made the transition from the...

Jul 23, 2015 12:28 pm

Benson Henderson Booked For ADCC 2015

Looks like former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson will be taking part in the upcoming Abu Dhabi Combat Club tournament in Brazil. Henderson hasn’t seen octagon action since Feb., when he fought welterweight Brandon Thatch and won via submission. Now he set to compete in the event, which takes place Aug. 29-20 in Sao Paulo,...


Jul 23, 2015 12:06 pm

Report: Two Massive Welterweight Scraps Targeted For Year’s End

Looks like the UFC is planning to put on two huge welterweight fights towards the end of the year! According to Bleacher Report’s Jeremy Botter, UFC welterweight champion “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler will make his next title defense later this year against “The Natural Born Killer” Carlos Condit. Botter also tweeted that a welterweight number one...

Jul 23, 2015 10:33 am

T.J. Dillashaw Answers The Tough Questions At UFC Media Day

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw is in Chicago getting ready for this Saturday’s UFC on FOX, where he’ll defend his belt in a rematch with former champ Renan Barao. Like every event, the UFC held a media day for fighters to talk to reporters and answer a slew of questions. The champ was confronted by...

Jul 23, 2015 9:51 am

Holly Holm Never Wants To Win ‘Fight of The Night’

UFC women’s bantamweight fighter Holly Holm is coming off a dominant decision victory over Marion Reneau at last week’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego. Holm was able to out point Reneau for three rounds by using a high volume of strikes and some solid takedown defense. However, even in victory, Holm was unable...

Jul 23, 2015 8:06 am

Chris Weidman vs. Luke Rockhold targeted for December

The highly anticipated UFC middleweight title fight between current champ Chris Weidman (13-0 MMA) and number one contender Luke Rockhold (14-2 MMA) is being targeted for December. UFC President Dana White revealed the promotions intentions during a recent Q&A session on twitter: @mgarasic_5 @ChrisWeidmanUFC @ufc December — Dana White (@danawhite) July 23, 2015 @mgarasic_5 @ChrisWeidmanUFC...

Jul 23, 2015 7:35 am

UFC Fighters React To ‘Stitch’ Duran Getting Fired (PT.2)

UFC fighters came out in hordes to support veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Durn, who was fired from the UFC. Duran insists it was because he spoke out about the Reebok deal, stressing that all the cutman lost all their sponsorship money and had zero input on the new vests they wear. There were so many...

Jul 23, 2015 6:14 am

Weidman Pulls D.C. Into Epic Tweet Beef With Rockhold

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier just can’t resist taking jabs at each other on Twitter. In a recent back and forth, Weidman responded to a fans Tweet, talking about how Cormier shouldn’t talk crap about Weidman. The middleweight champ responded and then it was on from there. Check...

Jul 23, 2015 12:01 am

Conor McGregor: ‘I Done It Ma!’

The new UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor had to be feeling some amount of pressure going into his bout with Chad Mendes. He’d done so much media and trash talk and hyped himself up so much that if he lost things could have gone really bad. Fortunately he won and it was all worth...

Jul 22, 2015 6:24 pm

‘Rumble’ Johnson Ready To Give His Next Opponent What He Wants

“I’m looking forward to it. The guy wanted to fight me, that’s what I heard. So boom, let’s do it. You want to fight? I’ll give you a fight, that’s for sure. Win, lose, or draw, you going to get a fight. You’ll know I’m there. I don’t know how the results are going to...

Jul 22, 2015 2:43 pm

WSOF’s Yushin Okami Moves To Welterweight Division

Former UFC middleweight and current World Series of Fighting fighter Yushin Okami will be making the move down to the welterweight division. Okami will be making the cut and dropping to 170 lbs. for the first time on WSOF, according to VP and matchmaker Ali Abdelaziz, who announced the move on MMAJunkie Radio. Okami will...

Jul 22, 2015 10:15 am

UFC’s Lawlor: ‘Fighters Need To Learn From Pro Wrestling’

“There’ve been people who’ve straight up stolen personas. Like Chael Sonnen kind of patterned himself after a guy called Super Star Billy Graham, who was a big time pro wrestler back in the 70’s. Conor McGregor I think stole Ric Flair’s braggadocios fancy persona. As far as interview styles go, people can definitely learn a...

Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am

‘Stitch’ Duran: ‘Dana Didn’t Have The B*lls To Call Me Himself’

  On Tuesday, news broke that veteran UFC cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was let go from the promotion. Duran announced the news on his Twitter, saying that he was fired for the comments he mad about Reebok. Duran had expressed his opinion on the deal, pertaining to himself losing all of his sponsorship money and...

Jul 22, 2015 7:40 am

UFC Fighters React To ‘Stitch’ Duran Getting Fired

Longtime cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran was released by the UFC yesterday. Duran says it was because of his comments he made about Reebok, saying that he lost all of his sponsorship money and that they didn’t even work with the cutmen when developing their new vests. Needless to say, the MMA world did not react...

Jul 22, 2015 6:46 am

UFC’s Rony Jason Also Fails ‘B’ Drug Test

UFC’s Rony Jason failed a drug test stemming from his May 30 win at UFC Fight Night 67. He was hopeful that a retest would clear him and would come back clean. He was wrong. The Brazilian Athletic Commission MMA, released a statement on the matter and revealed that the ‘B’ sample which was tested...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

UFC Fight Night 74 set with 12 bouts!

The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon! The card, which will air on FOX Sports 1, includes a total of 12 bouts and is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring surging contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Max Holloway (13-3 MMA) is currently riding a six-fight win...

Jul 22, 2015 5:37 am

If Rousey’s Out, Then Tate Is In––’I’ll Fight Cyborg At 140′

“I think her and I are on the same page that if that opportunity presented itself at 140, we would both accept the fight.” Tate said. “As far as the logistics of it, I have no idea how that would work with the UFC. Obviously I’m fighting with the UFC, so I’m not going to...

Jul 22, 2015 5:31 am

Big Nog: ‘In The UFC Or Not, I Want To Fight Fedor Again’

“He’s such an icon for the sport. If he’s healthy and feels like fighting again, he should. The MMA world loves to watch him perform. There is always room for big icons like him. Tito Ortiz is still fighting, so is Quinton Jackson and Cro Cop. People want to see them fight. Sometimes there’s a...

Jul 22, 2015 2:02 am

Mayhem Miller Drinks And Smokes Weed During HBO Interview

So this happened. During HBO “Real Sports” segment on MMA and it’s correlation to domestic violence, Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller took things to a whole new, and weird, level. Just watch. BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 22, 2015 1:24 am

Bethe: ‘Enjoy Your Last Month As The Champ Rousey’

“I have always been the underdog. Mainly because I started doing MMA late, when I was 28. So I’m used to the pessimism, the critics, the judging and negative people trying to bring me down. It doesn’t bother me. My faith is bigger than all of that and I fight for those who believe in...

Jul 22, 2015 12:44 am

GOODNIGHT! Head Kick KO Leaves Fighter Sleeping On The Mat

Just sent Brooke Mayo’s K.O. to AXS T.V.’s Inside MMA. Last time we did this Michael Gall’s K.O. was aired! Posted by Izmatik Prod on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 Check out this massive headkick KO that took place in the third round of the fight!! BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother...

Jul 21, 2015 8:04 pm

GPG’s Sidney “Da Gun” Outlaw: Once Homeless, Now Flying Sky High

The mixed martial artist known as “Da Gun” will step into the cage this weekend for his fifth professional fight at Global Proving Ground (GPG) 21, streaming live on GFL.tv. At only 23 years old, he is already a veteran of both Bellator and World Series of Fighting. Despite his relative youth, though, Outlaw is...

Jul 21, 2015 5:36 pm

Longtime Cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran Fired From The UFC

Here’s a piece of sad news from the MMA world. UFC staple and veteran cutman Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran has been let go by the promotion and will no longer work events for them. Duran broke the news on his Twitter account: @daej81 You will be the first to know that the UFC just let me...

Jul 21, 2015 5:34 pm

Anthony Johnson: ‘I Wanted To Whoop Diego Sanchez’s As*’

“They’re hungry dude. They’re hungry. I remember when I was that age, I was the same way. I was hungry too. I remember before I even got to the UFC….nobody knows this. The Ultimate Fighter was on, that’s when they had (Josh) Koscheck, Diego Sanchez, all those guys (TUF 1). “And the way Diego was...

Jul 21, 2015 3:57 pm

Minor League Player Talks About His Ronda Rousey Crush

The minor league baseball player who has left a ticket for Ronda Rousey everyday recently spoke out about the situation, explaining just how it all came about. Anthony Giansanti, who plays for the AAA Iowa Cubs, spoke with MMAFighting about the tickets and about his crush on Ronda Rousey. “The funny thing about Ronda is,...

Jul 21, 2015 2:41 pm

Poll Results – Conor McGregor Fan Favorite To Beat Jose Aldo

The people have spoken. BJPENN.COM put out a poll asking who would win between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and interim champion Conor McGregor. The two are set to fight whenever the UFC can put it together. They have already said that they will fight, it’s just a matter of Jose Aldo healing from his rib...