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Mar 10, 2015 1:01 pm

Dana White: ‘I Wanted Mayweather vs. Pacquiao 5 Years Ago’

“I wanted to see the fight five years ago, but that being said, I just made the call today to try to get a bunch of tickets to go to that fight. It’s the fight to go to, it’s the fight everybody’s been waiting for. I just wish we could have saw those two fight...

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 12:01 pm

PREDICTIONS! UFC’S Best Talk Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

UFC fighters from around the world cast their predictions for boxing’s upcoming mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. BJPENN.COM, THE INTERNET’S HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

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 11:32 am

Johny Hendricks: ‘I made a HUGE CHANGE in my diet’

“This time, I’m right around 12 percent. I really made a huge change in my diet. That’s really what I’m focusing on now, is the weight cut. People don’t get it but a weight cut is so huge in terms of what can happen to your body, how it reacts, and how it comes back....

Mar 10, 2015 11:26 am

Coach: Pettis Is Like The Floyd Mayweather Of MMA

“Knockout. This is going to be a fight that’s won on the feet. I got to tell you, Anthony, when he ran off that five-fight streak in the WEC and had some amazing performances — a Pettis that’s fighting this often is the most dangerous Pettis you’ll see. You don’t want to let this kid...

Mar 10, 2015 11:25 am

HE’S BACK! Jon Jones Hits Instagram Heavy

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones is back, and posting heavy on social media. The fan-friendly pound-for-pound king has been mostly-absent as of late, following certain scandals that likely forced him on the sidelines, and off the internet. A new move to Albuquerque, to rededicate himself to his craft, seems to have relit the fire...

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 10:48 am

Hendricks Weight Cut Update — “Look at these abs”

Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is on a new diet plan, ahead of this weekend’s UFC 185 event, and according to his comments, he’s better than ever. Here’s a “Big Rig” update: Weight cut update….look at these abs – http://t.co/KeoEv3Auj2 Feeling great! #UFC185 @Reebok — Johny Hendricks (@JohnyHendricks) March 9, 2015

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 10:20 am

Brown: ‘No Expectations Leading Into Hendricks Bout’

“I just take it one day at a time, man. I don’t put too much pressure on myself. Maybe I get a title shot with a win and maybe I don’t. I have to worry about Johny [Hendricks] first. He’s a super tough guy and one of the best in the world. The only thing...

Mar 10, 2015 10:16 am

Munoz Books Retirement Fight In Philippines

Just one-week removed from his UFC 184 defeat, and Mark Munoz has already signed on to return. As expected, “The Filipino Wrecking Machine’ will take part in the upcoming UFC Fight Night 66 event, set for the Philippines. UFC Fight Night 66 goes down from the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Philippines. Munoz has...

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 5:51 pm

Details On Miller’s Arrest Emerge – Battery of an officer among charges

UFC veteran Jason “Mayhem” Miller made the front page of BJPENN.COM, over the weekend, for a new arrest in Laguna Beach, California. Following the weekend, Miller’s processing information has become available, and the current charges brought forth are now clear. Miller, who was arrested Saturday night, is currently being held on $200,000.00 bond. The charges...

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 5:01 pm

Pettis Brothers Dedicate This Weekend’s UFC 185 To Their Father

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and his younger brother, Sergio, are about to embark on the road to Dallas, for UFC 185. Both fighting this weekend, they leave the comforts of Milwaukee behind, in pursuit of another night of glory. But on this special fight week, the glory is shared with their father. They recently...

Mar 9, 2015 3:20 pm

Momma Rousey: Ronda vs. Cyborg At A Catchweight Is BS

“What kind of sport makes up rules for one person? That’s a bunch of bullsh*t. So no, she should not do drugs and she should cut weight. Why do people make up that stupid bullsh*t over and over? Why do you think the rules only apply to one person?” “There’s always another challenge. I was...

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...