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Aug 15, 2015 11:38 am

Top UFC Bantamweight Signs New 5-Fight Deal

Rising UFC bantamweight Thomas Almeida reportedly just inked a new 5-fight extension with the promotion. Almeida is coming off of a win over the tough veteran Brad Pickett at UFC 189. A win that was impressive and exciting to say the least and that could really be said about most of his career so far....

Aug 15, 2015 8:35 am

UFC Middleweight Suspended For Spitting On Opponent

On Thursday, UFC middleweight Caio Magalhaes was issued a temporary suspension pending a hearing on Sept. 14. He will then appear before the commission to answer for a complaint of unsportsmanlike conduct. The event in question is from after his loss to Josh Samman at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 21 Finale on July 12, 2015....

Aug 15, 2015 7:26 am

‘Bellator 145: Vengeance’ Headlined By Two Title Fights

The next ‘tentpole’ event for Bellator MMA will go down on Nov. 6, with ‘Bellator 145: Vengeance.’ The event will feature two title fights, in the co-main and main event. Will Brooks will defend his lightweight title against Marcin Held before bantamweight champ Patricio Freire takes on challenger Daniel Straus for the third time. The...

Aug 14, 2015 10:36 am

They’re Baaack! — More Story Time With BJ Penn And Matt Hughes

Back by popular demand, BJ Penn and Matt Hughes give us more candid back and forth banter about the duo’s historic rivalry while backstage at a UFC event. Their first video went viral, and BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage has done it again. The two former UFC champions, and thrice over opponents, share never before heard...

Aug 14, 2015 10:36 am

Werdum Strikes Back At The Critics

Imagine beating who many people considered the greatest heavyweight fighter and one of the best PP fighters in the world, then being told it was just because of the thin air. That’s UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum’s world. He dispatched Cain Velasquez in Mexico at UFC 188 in brutal fashion, busting him up with big...

Aug 14, 2015 9:33 am

AKA Has Three Title Fights Coming Up — Who you got?

  One gym, three upcoming title fights, things are looking pretty good for American Kickboxing Academy right now. UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier will defend his belt for the first time at UFC 192 against Alexander Gustafsson. That fight’s scheduled for Oct. 3 in Houston, TX. Although he suffered a tough loss in his...

Aug 14, 2015 9:05 am

ONE: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS (SHANGHAI) Ep. 1––WATCH NOW!

Episode 1: The ONE Middleweight World ChampionshipWATCH THIS: Get your adrenaline pumping for ONE: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS (SHANGHAI) on 1 September! #ONEFightNight Posted by ONE Championship on Thursday, August 13, 2015 Check out the first episode in the lead up series to ONE: Dynasty of Champions (Shanghai). The event goes down on Sept. 1 and...

Aug 14, 2015 7:11 am

ONE Championship 30 lineup complete with nine bouts!

The lineup for next month’s ONE Championship 30 fight card is complete, with a total of nine exciting bouts for fans to look forward to wacthing. “ONE Championship 30: Dynasty of Champions” takes place September 1 live from the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China. The event is headlined by a middleweight title fight featuring current...

Aug 14, 2015 6:12 am

Top 20 Knockouts In UFC History — Must WATCH!

Knockouts, one of the most exciting aspects of MMA. Whether it’s from a headkick, punch, elbow, knee, it doesn’t matter, KO’s are what everyone’s waiting for. Check out the UFC’s top 20 KO’s. There’s some really amazing finishes here!! UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

Aug 14, 2015 1:07 am

Fedor Started Training Today––Check It Out!

From the looks of it Fedor Emelianenko has begun training for his return to MMA. Fedor announced that he will stepping back into the sport after a brief stint in retirement. There is no word on where or who he will fight first, although there are apparently negotiations going on with the UFC. While we...

Aug 13, 2015 8:51 pm

UFC Releases Statement On Anderson Silva’s Suspension For PEDs

Former UFC middleweight champion and a fighter many consider to be the G.O.A.T, was beat down by the Nevada State Athletic Commission during Thursday’s disciplinary hearing. After giving his strange and at times confusing defense the commission decided to bring down the hammer and gave him a one year suspension, along with fines and a...

Aug 13, 2015 5:24 pm

Thomson Clarifies — With Reebok And Fox, UFC Couldn’t Match Bellator Deal

Former UFC lightweight and Strikeforce lightweight champion, Josh Thomson, just recently jumped ship and signed with Bellator MMA. The UFC quickly put out statements saying that they had released Thomson, but the fighter says that’s not the case. In a press release he stated that it was him who wasn’t interested in working out a...

Aug 13, 2015 4:52 pm

Top UFC Middleweight Calls State Of Sport In Reebok Era Tragic And Pathetic

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy has been quite outspoken about plenty of things he isn’t happy with, regarding the MMA world. In a recent interview on The MMA Hour, Kennedy talked about his disgust with business side of fighting, in particular, the UFC’s Reebok deal and how much it pays the fighters. He gave an astonishing...

Aug 13, 2015 4:34 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #85

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 13, 2015 4:11 pm

Rogan: ‘The UFC Will Probably Add More Weight Classes’

UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan recently did another episode of his poplar podcast and talked about a few MMA topics, including weight classes and Reebok. Rogan said that he believes the UFC will in fact add more weight divisions in the near future. Check it out! “I also think the UFC is probably gonna...

Aug 13, 2015 3:34 pm

Tate: ‘Bethe Is A Rookie, Ronda Knows I’m A Real Threat’

UFC bantamweight Miesha Tate is expected to fight champion Ronda Rousey for the third time. Obviously the first two times didn’t go her way, but she’s hopeful that third time will in fact be the charm. Rousey recently talked to the Seattle Times about Rousey’s fight with Bethe Correia, which only lasted 34 seconds before...

Aug 13, 2015 3:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Suspension And $400k Fine

Earlier today the Nevada State Athletic Commission, during a disciplinary hearing, decided to suspend former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva for a year as well as fining him and changing his win over Nick Diaz to a No Contest. The ruling came after lengthy testimony and explanations from Silva and his team, which ended up...

Aug 13, 2015 1:37 pm

Miesha Tate: ‘Ronda Armbars The Hell Out Of Mayweather If They Fight’

Miesha ‘Cupcake’ Tate and UFC champion Ronda Rousey might not be friends, but they do agree on one thing. Tate recently did an AMA for the Seattle Times and answered all kinds of questions from fans, including one about Floyd Mayweather. The fan asked about her thoughts on whether Rousey really could beat him in...

Aug 13, 2015 1:16 pm

“Wealthy” CM Punk Shames UFC Fighter Over Financial Status

By now you’ve probably heard about the rather nasty Twitter feud between UFC fighters CM Punk and Cathal Pendred. If not, check it all out here. It made headlines and for several different reasons. The two might be angling for a future fight, Punk usually doesn’t fire back at call outs on Twitter and things...