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Mar 13, 2015 1:29 pm

Overeem: “Competition is too stiff” for a Brock Lesnar UFC return

“To be honest, he is not going to come back. He remembers in the beginning it was easy, but at the end it was very hard for him. He is a guy that kind of goes where it’s easy. He’s not going to come back. It’s too hard. The competition is too stiff.” Former Strikeforce...

Mar 13, 2015 1:12 pm

All UFC Fight Night 61 Fighters Test Clean

Brazil’s MMA regulator, CABMMA, has released the drug testing results from last month’s UFC Fight Night 61 event. CABMMA tested all fighters on the card, and all tested clean. All combatants were tested for both Performance Enhancing Drugs and recreational drugs of abuse. Additionally, six undisclosed athletes underwent enhanced testing for EPO. ‘UFC Fight Night...

Mar 13, 2015 11:31 am

GSP: ‘I just got “schooled” by this guy!’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre never stops his pursuit of Martial Arts knowledge. While on vacation in Los Angeles, the MMA legend was humbled, and schooled, as he admits through instagram. Check it: I got schooled today at Renzo Gracie Academy LA by my friend @ShawnWilliamsbjj who I like to call “My worst nightmare”...


Mar 12, 2015 1:40 pm

OPINION! ‘Esparza vs. Joanna Should Be The Opener For The Prelims’

If there is one thing you should know about the hosts over at the popular MMA video podcast, Stud Show Radio, it’s that they do not hold back. No matter the topic being discussed you can be assured that Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy are going to speak their minds and say...

Mar 12, 2015 11:51 am

Renzo Gracie: ‘Everybody’s taking steroids’

“Everybody is taking (steroids). The difference is that Anderson probably lost control of when the substance would be out of his body. Fighters who don’t use (PEDs) can’t compete in this sport. There are some exceptional guys, like Frankie Edgar and Chris Weidman. Those two never took anything. I watch them closely. Everybody takes (steroids),...

Mar 12, 2015 11:42 am

Bellator’s Emanuel Newton Gets Popped For Puffing Ganja

Another failed drug test has hit the MMA world, this time coming from former Bellator light-heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton. Newton, who lost his title via decision in the Bellator 134 main event, tested positive for marijuana during his fight night drug test. The Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletics regulations has suspended him for 90 days,...

Mar 12, 2015 11:41 am

Buchholz On Burt Watson: ‘He’s Just A Good Dude’

  Ever since his decision to leave the UFC, ‘babysitter to the stars’ Burt Watson has received praise from an overwhelming number of fighters, thanking him and acknowledging his importance to the fighters experience. On Tuesdays episode of Stud Show Radio, co-host and former UFC fighter Justin Buchholz talked about his experience with Watson and...

Mar 12, 2015 10:39 am

‘Greco Roman Is Just Stupid, They Need To Get Rid Of It’

This past Thursday was episode 47 of the popular MMA video podcast, Stud Show Radio. Like every other episode, the hosts, Former UFC fighter Justin Buchholz and Chris Carlino aka Sir Studboy, talked about all things MMA as well as a few other topics (life advise and what not). At one point the sport of...

Mar 11, 2015 4:09 pm

Pettis: ‘I just can’t see Anderson Silva consenting to cheating’

“I just can’t see him consenting to cheating. I don’t think that’s something he would do. I mean, when you’re at that high of a level, people want to see you back, there’s money to be made if he fights again, so somebody had to be in his ear or somebody had to be giving...

Mar 11, 2015 12:09 pm

Belfort on PEDs: ‘Everybody’s guilty until they’re tested’

“I didn’t talk about my fight — as a businessman I was talking about my future. They drug test everybody. Forty-percent (of fighters), they fail drug tests. Forty. That’s a big amount. So now they come with these new rules. These new rules, to work, everybody’s guilty until they’re tested. So if we want to...

Mar 11, 2015 12:00 pm

UFC’s John Lineker Reveals His Massive Weight Cutting Numbers

The UFC’s most notorious weight-misser, John Lineker says he’s been cutting trying to cut 40 pounds every time he hits the UFC scales as a flyweight. And while it seems like he’s missed that weight, more often than not, the UFC’s forced trip up a class still poses some problems. Check it: I will have...

Mar 11, 2015 11:49 am

Ronda Rousey: ‘I can still win the Olympics’

2008 Olympic Judo Bronze Medalist, and UFC bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey still believes she has what it takes to compete and win Olympic gold. In a new interview with NBC Sports, she stated, “I have always wanted to go as a spectator. I still believe I would be able to win the Olympics. That takes...

Mar 11, 2015 10:19 am

Matt Brown Wants A 5 Year Ban For PED Users

“My thoughts on the steroid controversy, I’m glad to hear that the UFC is doing things about the steroids. The No. 1 thing to do is harsher penalties. First offense, five-year ban. Yea, that’s going to sway a lot of guys. It’s going to turn a lot of guys away from doing it. You’d have...

Mar 10, 2015 2:04 pm

BLURRED VISION! Manny Pacquiao Shows Off Crazy Speed

A video posted by Manny Pacquiao (@emmanuelpacquiao) on Mar 10, 2015 at 8:42am PDT No you’re eyes are not playing tricks on you, and no, this film has not been sped up. This is footage from just a few hours ago, on day 8 of Manny Pacquiao’s road work. Who you got? BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME...

Mar 10, 2015 12:07 pm

Gastelum “Surprised” The UFC Let Him Fight Straight Out Of Hospital Stint

“I was kind of taken by surprise that the UFC wanted me to continue to take this fight [following a bad weight cut that landed Gastelum in the hospital before his fight against Tyron Woodley]. I was surprised by that, but I was just going with the flow. They were telling me what to do,...

Mar 10, 2015 11:44 am

With Marijuana Laws Loosening, Dana White Still Thinks It’s Bad For Business

All around the world a new generation of law-maker is becoming more and more pro-marijuana. With little known side-effects, and an argument that the drug is a safer alternative to other recreational vices, the world, especially America’s stance, is becoming almost tolerant. UFC President Dana White chimed in on the subject during a recent UFC...

Mar 10, 2015 11:22 am

WSOF Signs Khabib’s Lil Bro

  The World Series Of Fighting Mixed Martial Arts promotion has just signed top UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov’s younger brother. The 24-year old 9-1 pro fighter, Abubakar Nurmagomedov has finished all nine of his wins, six by knockout. A welterweight prospect, the Russian fighter has been a professional since 2011. MMAFighting broke news of the...

Mar 10, 2015 10:25 am

Nick Lentz’s Drag Challenge Accepted

This isn’t drag racing… According to Bloodyelbow.com there has been some interesting negotiation going on between Nick Lentz and his potential opponent, Levan Makashvili. Following some unpleasant words, Lentz challenged Levan, and his translator, to a winner wears drag wager, one that Makasvili has accepted. Check it: Mr. Nik Lentz, The wounded warrior 10% donation...

Mar 10, 2015 10:09 am

Khabib: ‘Dos Anjos is going to smash Anthony Pettis’

“I think [dos Anjos] smashes [Pettis] in striking and I think he smashes him on the ground. This is my opinion. I don’t know why, but I think he’ll smash him. Dos Anjos is no easy man. A lot of people watch and think I beat him easy, but it was not easy. It was...

Mar 10, 2015 8:57 am

Exclusive: Phil Baroni talks his Pro Wrestling debut

Former UFC and PRIDE veteran, Phil Baroni, recently made his pro wrestling debut for Inoki Genome Federation (IGF) in Tokyo, Japan. The “New York Bad Ass” sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor to talk about his first experience in pro wrestling (see his match HERE) and how this new endeavour will impact his mixed martial...

Mar 9, 2015 5:13 pm

Burt Watson: Mark Munoz Incident Led To UFC Departure

“There was a situation where one of the fighters that didn’t make weight was sent back to the weigh-in areas, where I wait for the fighters. I waited for the fighter for about an hour. When I finally got the fighter and put him on the scale, I was satisfied because he made weight. Now,...

Mar 9, 2015 5:07 pm

Belfort: Reebok deal and drug testing should be equal for everyone!

“What I meant is this: the sport is coming towards a big change. Let’s talk about uniforms. You see this? (Points to sponsor’s shirt.) These are the people that I have a big contract with. Big contract. Lots of money. So now I’ve gotta go to them and say, ‘Listen, I cannot have you guys...

Mar 9, 2015 2:33 pm

Edgar: ‘Faber fight for the fans’

“How can it not be a superfight? Two former champions going at it – I think it’s a superfight. This opportunity came up, and I think it’s a fight that fans have been talking about for years. It’s a superfight. Why not give it to them?” “I think I match-up good with anybody, but I...

Mar 9, 2015 1:48 pm

Henry Cejudo: I’m a bad matchup for Johnson and Dillashaw

“I think T.J. Dillashaw and Demetrious Johnson – I’m a bad matchup for both of them. I’ve got good standup, good wrestling, and they can talk about their super fight, but I would love to fight both of them at either weight class. I’m a competitor. Eventually after 125, I can go up and challenge...

Mar 9, 2015 1:42 pm

‘CM Punk Is A Natural Striker’

“He’s putting his work in, he shows up every day. He has a great attitude. He didn’t become successful in the WWE by accident. It’s because he was a worker and he was a value to the organization, not only in the front as a face, but in who he is. People get behind people...