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May 12, 2015 2:27 am

Stud Show Radio Returns, Tonight w/ Special Co-Host Joseph Benavidez – LIVE 8PMish PT

Joseph Benavidez fills in for co-host Justin Buchholz tonight on “Stud Show Radio”! Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio, Stud Show Radio is BJPENN.COM’s Twice-Weekly podcast covering relevant MMA News, and exclusive interviews with some of the sports leading talent. Joseph Benavidez fills in as co-host tonight! They go live tonight, at 8:00 PM PT(ish), right...

May 6, 2015 9:03 am

Cormier: ‘Losing Jon Jones Hurts The Sport’

Now that Jon Jones has been suspended and stripped of his title, Daniel Cormier will be stepping in to fight Anthony Johnson for the chance to be the new light-heavyweight champ. Cormier spoke with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage about the news and discussed his thoughts on Jones’ actions and what the consequences may be. Ultimately,...

Apr 27, 2015 7:45 am

Fighters React To Jon Jones Incident

Rumors started appearing yesterday afternoon that UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones was in some serious trouble with the law and had been pulled from UFC 187. We now know that Jones was involved in a hit-and-run and that the Albuquerque Police Department are seeking Jones for questioning related to his involvement. Jones has been unreachable....

Apr 20, 2015 12:21 pm

BETTING ODDS! T.J. Dillashaw, Anthony Pettis Open As Favorites

T.J. Dillashaw and Anthony Pettis have opened as favorites over their opponents, Renan Barao and Myles Jury. According to MMAOddsBreaker.com Dillashaw is the -215 favorite over Barao at +165. Former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis opened as the -350 favorite over Jury at +250. Think theses numbers will stick or change as the fight gets closer?...


Apr 19, 2015 6:24 am

WATCH! INSIDE MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO | Episode 1

After years of speculation and anticipation, the fight is finally happening. Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will be stepping into the ring on May 2nd to decide who the best boxer of this generation has been after all these years. Both sport impressive records and performances, but those will soon be forgotten once the lights...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Dana White Confirms Dec. 5 Booking Of Madison Square Garden

“We have a date. You know we’re going to have a lot of New Yorkers fighting on the New York card. We do that in every market we go in. Plus, the first ever at the Garden, I mean, some of these guys’ dreams are to fight at the Garden.” Even though kickboxing and boxing...

Apr 17, 2015 9:15 am

DON’T HATE! Silva Says He’s Following His Dreams, Has To Try To Make Olympics

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva is leaving his comfort zone of the octagon to tryout for the 2016 Olympic team and he doesn’t care what anyone things about it. Once the news let out earlier this week, you could see a healthy mixture of fighters send positive and negative feedback toward “The Spider”. However,...

Apr 15, 2015 6:22 pm

Press Release: Layzie the Savage, Jon Kirschner Join BJPENN.COM Staff

Hilo, HI – As part of our continued dedication to promoting and covering the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA), BJPENN.COM, the world’s largest independently owned and operated MMA news source, would like announce the hirings of Michael Mardones and Jonathan Kirschner. Mardones, who is affectionately known in the MMA world as ‘Layzie The Savage‘,...

Apr 14, 2015 8:20 pm

Matt Brown: ‘Fight With Nate Diaz Is Off’

Less than a week after it was announced by the UFC, it turns out welterweights Matt Brown and Nate Diaz will not be meeting in the octagon after all. Nate Diaz had previously mentioned that he never talked to anybody about the a potential bout with Matt Brown. “The Immortal” Matt Brown broke the news...

Apr 13, 2015 11:25 am

Dana White Defends Jacare vs. Camozzi Booking

  It seems a fan wasn’t very enthused by the recently announced news that Chris Camozzi would be filling in for Yoel Romero against Jacare Souza. So, UFC president Dana White decided to let the fan know whats up, saying Camozzi was the only guy who would step up. Check it out!   @Medium_Nog @ufc...

Apr 12, 2015 5:47 pm

WATCH! Matt Riddle Set To Try Out For The WWE

Former UFC welterweight Matt Riddle is gearing up for a possible stint with the WWE. According to Wrestling Inc. Riddle will be participating in a WWE tryout next month. TUF 7 cast member retired from MMA after his 2014 win in Titan Fighting Championship and has since been training to be a professional wrestler. Riddle,...

Apr 11, 2015 3:30 pm

GSP to Coach: ‘I’m Getting the Itch to Fight Again’

“I trained him 2 days ago, before he went home. I said, ‘what do you think, are you going to fight again?’ He said ‘I’m getting the itch.’ I said, ‘well if you do, make sure you’re 100% healthy and everything is on point’. He said ‘the only way I’ll fight again is if you...

Mar 19, 2015 12:09 am

Anderson Silva Will “100%” Fight Again

Facing a likely suspension and fine, for the use of steroids, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is certain about an eventual return to action. UFC Tonight broke the news on Wednesday’s FOX Sports 1 broadcast. “[Anderson Silva’s] team asked for an extension and it will probably be heard in April,” stated UFC Tonight. “With...

Mar 19, 2015 12:05 am

NSAC Postponse Nick Diaz’s Disciplinary Hearing

The UFC’s Hector Lombard will face the NSAC’s wrath on his own next week, as both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have requested postponements. UFC tonight, on FOX Sports 1, broke the news during Wednesday night’s broadcast. We previously learned of Anderson Silva’s postponement, but Diaz’s case expected to be heard on the 23rd.

Mar 16, 2015 8:40 am

Overeem: Roy Nelson was like The Hulk

Former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem earned an impressive decision victory over Roy Nelson at this past weekeend’s UFC 185 event in Dallas, Texas. “The Reem” dominated “Big Country” with striking for the majority of 3 rounds, but could not finish Nelson during their 15-minute battle. Overeem spoke about Roy Nelson’s toughness during the UFC...

Feb 19, 2015 3:00 am

Machida Not Scared of Rockhold’s Ground Game

“I think this is a good fight for me. He has a good striking, but I’m ready. If the fight goes to the ground, I will also be ready for everything he does, and I will try to surprise him as well. He’s a top 5, he’s been doing great in his fights and his...

Feb 18, 2015 9:22 am

Cummins Challenges OSP To Random Drug Testing

UFC light heavyweight Patrick Cummins wants to help clean up the sport of mixed martial arts. Cummins is currently riding a 3-fight win streak, which he will put on the line this Arpil when he squares off with Ovince Saint Preux at the UFC on FOX 15 event in Newark. Cummins recently spoke with MMAFighting.com,...

Feb 5, 2015 3:38 pm

Florian: Silva – Jones Drug Test A “Black Eye” For The Sport

Former UFC title contender Kenny Florian was recently at FOX Sports with Daniel Cormier where he shared his thoughts on the failed drug tests of UFC superstars Jon Jones and Anderson Silva. Jon Jones made headlines when it was announced that cocaine metabolites were found in his system, this after a random pre-fight drug test...

Jan 26, 2015 7:40 pm

Tumenov To Story: ‘Let’s Put On A Show’

This past weekend at “UFC Fight Night Stockholm”, Albert Tumenov scored a unanimous decision win over Nico Musoke. The win was his 3rd under the UFC banner, extending his win streak to 3, after dropping his UFC debut to Ildemar Alcantara. Tumenov is looking to build momentum and crack the UFC’s top 10, and in...

Jan 22, 2015 4:49 pm

Faber vs. Assuncao Set To Headline Brazil Fight Card

According to a report from Brazilian news outlet Globo, a key bantamweight fight between Urijah Faber and Raphael Assuncao will headline March’s UFC Fight Night 62 event in Brazil. UFC officials have yet to confirm the news but are expected to do so in the very near future. Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber has...

Jan 19, 2015 9:54 pm

REPLAY! Jon Jones Opens Up About Failed Drug Test (Full)

By now the MMA community knows that Jon Jones failed a random pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 182 clash against Daniel Cormier. Tonight, Jones first interview since the news broke of his failed drug test was aired on Fox Sports Live.

Jan 18, 2015 1:01 pm

McGregor On Jones Failed Drug Test: “I Hope He Gets Help”

Since news broke that Jon Jones had tested positive for the primary metabolite in cocaine, the MMA world has been abuzz with fighters, fans, and former fighters giving their thoughts on the failed drug test. Conor McGregor is gearing up for his UFC Fight Night Boston bout tonight against Dennis Siver, leading up to the...

Jan 18, 2015 1:00 pm

Melendez: ‘McGregor Is Absolutely Not The #1 Contender’

Gilbert Melendez is fresh off his UFC 181 loss to Anthony Pettis, but found some time to join the crew at Fox Sports to discuss tonight’s UFC Fight Night Boston. Melendez believes that Frankie Edgar, not Conor McGregor is the rightful #1 contender. His words: “He’s absolutely not the No. 1 contender in my opinion....

Jan 8, 2015 9:53 am

Anderson Silva To Get Title Shot With Win Over Diaz

Former UFC middleweight champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva is being set up for a third showdown against Chris Weidman. If the stars align… UFC President Dana White announced the news during a stint on FOX Sports 1, last night. (Replay) “Diaz and Anderson Silva are fighting, and obviously if Anderson Silva wins that fight, and whether...

Dec 17, 2014 6:51 pm

Rory MacDonald Told He Will Not Fight For The Title

Top UFC welterweight fighter Rory MacDonald has been informed by the UFC that he will not be booked for a slot against Robbie Lawler. UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 broke the news this evening during their weekly broadcast. MacDonald was originally promised the winner of UFC 181’s main event. The Canadian was even sitting...

Dec 14, 2014 6:52 pm

Dana White: “I don’t see Junior fighting anytime soon”

Last night in the main event of UFC on FOX 13, fight fans saw Junior Dos Santos earn a very close decision win over Stipe Miocic that some even considered controversial. The fight left the former champion Dos Santos with a swollen eye, cheekbone, and several nasty cuts. UFC President Dana White spoke after the...

Dec 11, 2014 3:46 pm

Overeem “Hurting” Sparring Partners Ahead Of Struve Bout

“I don’t have the back-to-the-wall feeling. As an athlete you can lose; you shouldn’t only lose, but I’m not only gonna lose. Why I can I say that is because I know what I’m doing with my sparring partners: I’m seriously pressuring all of them, hurting all of them. I know that the body is...