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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 6:42 am

Still Talking? Bethe Correia: ‘Rousey Will Be Dethroned In 2016’

Bethe Correia suffered a devastating knockout loss in her attempt to dethrone Ronda Rousey at this past weekend’s UFC 190 event in Brazil. It was a tough loss to swallow for the previously undefeated Brazilian, but Correia is already back on her feet and planning a title run for the 2016 year: “I promise I...

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 12:01 am

Which UFC Fighter Trains In A Banana Hammock?

UFC’s Reza ‘Mad Dog’ Madadi doesn’t exactly wear the normal training apparel, or at least not in this photo. UFC light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson took to his Facebook to share a pic with his fans. It shows Mad Dog sporting a ‘unique’ look. Check it out! It is always smarter and wiser to...


Aug 3, 2015 9:32 pm

Is ‘D*ck’ Palhares holding subs too long? Lauzon breaks it down best

World Series of Fighting is about to drop the hammer on welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares for keeping Jake Shields trapped in a kimura and cranking it long after the referee waved off their fight at “WSOF 22”. While Palhares feels as if he did nothing wrong, the Vice President of WSOF reviewed the footage and...

Aug 3, 2015 2:00 am

Claymation is Back! Watch Ronda starch Bethe in new animated classic

Ronda Rousey’s knockout of Bethe Correia could be the champion’s most watched fight and it is already getting meme treatment all over the web! Whether it’s a picture of Correia face down on the canvas or screaming in Rousey’s face at the weigh ins, fans have tried their hardest to make light of a such...

Jul 26, 2015 11:17 am

Miesha Tate: ‘I Love Punching Ronda Rousey In the Face’

Miesha Tate confessed her love for punching Ronda Rousey in the face and may get the opportunity to do it again. If Rousey successfully defends her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship at UFC 190, she will meet Tate for the third time. “I love punching Ronda in the face,” Tate said at the “UFC on FOX...

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 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 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 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 7:24 pm

‘The Karate Hottie’ Says She Can Outstrike ‘Joanna Champion’

“I think it would play out a little differently. I feel like my wrestling’s a lot stronger now, and just with both of us being able to have the size difference in 105. I mean I honestly feel like it would be the same result in me wining, but I just think it would play...

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...

Jul 21, 2015 12:13 pm

Randy Couture: ‘If The UFC Signs Fedor, Then I’m Out’

Former two-division UFC champion Randy Couture has been answering questions lately, ever since Fedor Emelianenko announced he would be returning to MMA. The two never fought, but came close and now fans are wondering if ‘The Natural’ would consider coming back for the fight. Here’s what he said to MMAFighting: “You never say never —...

Jul 21, 2015 11:57 am

Papa McGregor: ‘I Don’t Think Aldo’s Afraid To Fight’

The UFC plans on trying to put together Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor again, this time for the unified interim featherweight title. UFC president Dana White already said that that’s the next fight for both men and it does make sense, but will it actually happen. McGregor seems confident that Aldo will not step in...

Jul 21, 2015 10:16 am

Holly Holm Has A Message For All The Internet Champions

“You know, people are always going to be negative. I honestly feel like the people that write the negative things on the Internet, Twitter and all that are people that don’t do our job, so it doesn’t really bother me and I really don’t care.” “So, I really don’t let it bother me. I don’t...

Jul 21, 2015 9:54 am

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #78

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 21, 2015 8:35 am

Tate And Caraway To Corner Each Other At UFC on FOX 16

Miesha Tate and Bryan Caraway will have multiple duties at this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16 event. Both members of the MMA power couple are scheduled to compete at the event, but they will also engage in corner duties for each other. “Cupcake” is scheduled to fight Jessica Eye in the evening’s co-main event, with...

Jul 21, 2015 8:13 am

Olivier Aubin-Mercier vs. Chris Wade set for UFC Fight Night 74

A lightweight bout featuring Olivier Aubin-Mercier (6-1 MMA) taking on Chris Wade (10-1 MMA) is the latest addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon. UFC officials announced the booking yesterday. Olivier Aubin-Mercier will be looking to extend his current win streak to three in a row when he squares off with...

Jul 21, 2015 7:23 am

Coach: ‘Rothwell and Hunt Perfect Fights for Mir’

  “Okay, so there’s a couple that I can see being great right now. I think Ben Rothwell will be a phenomenal fight. He’s inside the top 10 right now, he’s looking for a high-profile opponent. He wants to get his face out there and he wants to get on the map. I think he’s...

Jul 21, 2015 6:55 am

Thales Leites: ‘I Made Too Many Mistakes’

  “To be honest, I was very angry at myself. I made too many mistakes. Bisping fought very well, he’s used to fight five rounds and it was only my second time. He used his space in the Octagon very well.” “My gameplan was to strike with him. I even tried to take him down...

Jul 21, 2015 6:20 am

CM Punk: ‘My Fight Will Sell Itself, I Don’t Need To’

“I feel my fight already sells itself. There’s a curiosity factor, but I don’t think I’ll be that guy that manufactures some kind of phony beef to try to sell a fight.” “If I fight somebody I generally dislike, then it’s on.” That’s what CM Punk had to say to MMAJunkie about hyping up his...

Jul 21, 2015 5:15 am

Johny Hendricks Will Wait For Rubber Match With Lawler

“Because, realistically, look at my last couple of years. I fight in March, it’s either the 14th, 15th or the 16th. And I always fight in either late-November or early-December. So realistically it’s playing perfect for my timeline. So there’s things I can get better on. Yeah, my weight went well. There’s just some things,...

Jul 21, 2015 4:33 am

‘Reebok Deal Won’t Impact Fedor’s Decision’

“I’m not sure, but I don’t think it’s going to be a big problem because I think Rebook is interested in Fedor as well as the UFC. I think if they really want this they will find some ways.” Fedor Emelianenko’s former manager Vadim Finkelchtein talked to Submission Radio about Fedor’s return and said that...

Jul 21, 2015 3:28 am

Report! Former Muay Thai Champ Was Executed By ISIS

A report came out not to long ago that former Muay Thai champion Valdet Gashi, who decided to leave Germany to go join the terrorist group ISIS, was killed in an airstrike. Now, another report, from Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, states that he was actually executed by ISIS for trying to escape. Check out...