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May 27, 2016 9:32 am

Miesha Tate’s cautionary warning to Conor McGregor

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate has been competing in MMA professionally for nearly a decade. In addition, ‘Cupcake’ was one of the first women in the UFC. Ahead of her UFC 200 fight against Amanda Nunes, Tate appeared on SiriusXM Fight Club, Tate tried to impart some wisdom on UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor,...

May 25, 2016 10:29 am

VIDEO | Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller addresses missing weight by 24 pounds and Venator loss

Jason “Mayhem” Miller made headlines after nearly four years out of competition as he weighed in for his middleweight title fight at Venator FC over the weekend. “Mayhem” stepped on the scales and weighed in 24 pounds over the middleweight limit and his fight with Luke Barnatt was canceled. However, Miller was given a light...

May 25, 2016 8:57 am

Urijah Faber reacts to BJ Penn’s USADA violation

Unfortunate news broke earlier this week that UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn had been pulled from his scheduled UFC 199 scrap with Cole Miller on June 4th after voluntarily revealing that he used an IV back in March. While there hasn’t been any word in regards to whether or not Penn will be suspended...

May 24, 2016 10:03 am

Dan Henderson “almost ready” to retire

Former Pride FC champion Dan Henderson undoubtably has one of the most historic careers in the history of MMA. After winning the Pride welterweight championship in 2005, Henderson went on to win the Pride middleweight championship by knocking out Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33 in 2007. In addition, Henderson is a former Strikeforce champion, and...

May 24, 2016 9:22 am

VIDEO | ‘ESPN First Take’ hosts blast “delusional” Conor McGregor

The latest reports regarding a Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather matchup indicate that the bout will in fact happen in September. While the bout would likely shatter pay-per view records in boxing and MMA, Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith believe that McGregor is delusional. The ‘ESPN First Take’ hosts spoke earlier this week, prior...

May 21, 2016 11:18 am

Dan Henderson says his retirement depends on contract negotiations with UFC

MMA legend Dan Henderson is currently the oldest fighter on the UFC’s roster. At 45-years-old, the former PRIDE and Strikeforce champion is set to fulfill his last fight on his current UFC contract when he faces Hector Lombard at UFC 199. “Hendo” says that he feels he still can compete with the best, but is...

May 19, 2016 1:28 pm

John Lineker set to take on Michael McDonald in a bantamweight clash

The UFC announced an exciting bantamweight matchup that is bound to be a war as John Lineker is set to take on Michael McDonald at UFC Fight Night 91. The fight takes place on July 13 at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. McDonald vs. Lineker will be featured as the...

May 18, 2016 8:27 am

VIDEO | Bas Rutten & Ron Kruck discuss UFC sale rumors

While UFC President Dana White has assured fight fans that the UFC isn’t for sale, that hasn’t stopped rumors from flying around regarding potential buyers for the biggest MMA promotion in the world. White explained that the UFC is looking to make a deal, and potentially bring in a partner, which is likely where the...

May 17, 2016 2:21 pm

Chris Weidman reportedly out of UFC 199

News broke Tuesday afternoon that former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman had been forced out of his scheduled UFC 199 bout due to an undisclosed injury. After the news broke on Twitter, Jeremy Botter of FloCombat confirmed the story, which also revealed that there has been no official word yet on who would step in...

May 17, 2016 12:06 pm

VIDEO | Rafael dos Anjos goes beast mode in training

UFC Lightweight World Champion Rafael Dos Anjos! WATCH: UFC Lightweight World Champion Rafael Dos Anjos from the EVOLVE Fight Team has been training hard in Singapore for his upcoming title defense against #1 ranked contender Eddie Alvarez! Train under World Champions at Evolve Vacation.http://evolve-vacation.com Posted by Evolve Vacation on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 UFC lightweight...

May 17, 2016 8:21 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor preparing for Floyd Mayweather fight?

While the MMA community continues to discuss a potential boxing match between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and legendary boxer Floyd Mayweather, McGregor appears to be gearing up for a boxing match. McGregor, who was pulled from his UFC 200 welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz after refusing to fulfill his media obligations for the event,...

May 17, 2016 1:17 am

VIDEO | Paige VanZant says incident with Ronda Rousey was a ‘little bit of nonsense’

UFC strawweight Paige VanZant has been busy as one of the contestants on ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” However, she was in headlines recently after UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate revealed to Joe Rogan that former champion Ronda Rousey yelled at VanZant during a Reebok media shoot that totally caught her off guard. Check...

May 15, 2016 7:33 pm

Mark Hunt is willing to rematch Stipe Miocic or Fabricio Werdum

UFC heavyweight contender Mark Hunt (12-10-1 MMA) is currently riding a two-fight win streak, scoring stoppage wins over former champ Frank Mir and former title challenger Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in that time. Prior to the win streak, “The Super Samoan” had suffered back-to-back TKO losses to the two men who competed in Saturday night’s UFC...

May 14, 2016 7:36 pm

UFC 198 Results: Bryan Barberena defeats Warlley Alves via decision

A lightweight bout between Warlley Alves (10-1 MMA) and Bryan Barberena (12-3 MMA) kicked off the UFC 198 par-per-view card in Curitiba, Brazil. Round one begins and Alves charges forward and gets a hold of Barberena’s neck. He locks in a guillotine choke and it is tight. Barberena looks to be in trouble but is...

May 14, 2016 6:19 pm

UFC 198 Results: Thiago Santos KO’s Nate Marquardt in round 1

A middleweight tilt between Thiago Santos (13-3 MMA) and Nate Marquardt (34-16-2 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 198 prelims in Curitiba, Brazil. Round one begins and Santos starts off with some nice kicks. Thiago with a nice left kick to the body of Nate. Marquardt with a nice inside leg kick. Both fighters land...

May 14, 2016 4:01 pm

UFC 198 Results: Renato Moicano defeats Zubaira Tukhugov via split-decision

A featherweight bout between Renato Moicano (10-0-1 MMA) and Zubaira Tukhugov (18-4 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 198 card in Curitiba, Brazil. Round one begins and Renato throws a body kick that misses. Tukhugov is switching stances and comes in with a right. Good low kicks from Renato. Tukhugov charges forward with a left hand....

Feb 11, 2016 2:03 pm

Greg Jackson on BJ Penn: ‘I believe in his comeback 100 percent’

UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn recently announced his decision to come out of retirement with a goal of becoming the only fighter in UFC history to win three weight division’s titles. Penn, who already has two titles in separate weight classes along with fellow UFC Hall of Fame legend Randy Couture has been...

Feb 5, 2016 1:39 am

EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn reveals a major pitfall of his past fight camps

UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn recently announced he will be returning to the Octagon for a run at the UFC featherweight title. In his attempt to do so, “The Prodigy” has taken a step outside of his comfort zone and has enlisted under the coaching of Greg Jackson and Mike Winklejohn at the...

Oct 6, 2015 1:03 pm

FELLAS! Meet The BJPENN.COM Ring Girls! — Special Feature

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May 23, 2015 6:39 pm

BJ Penn To Be Inducted Into UFC Hall Of Fame

BJ Penn will be inducted in the UFC’s Hall of Fame, in the modern era wing. The big news came during the FOX Sports 1 Prelims, where the UFC shared a highlight video of ‘The Prodigy’. .@bjpenndotcom will be inducted into the UFC HOF this summer during @UFCFightWeek! VIDEO: http://t.co/r1hNd7ChZv pic.twitter.com/dhgWvK7nPM — UFC (@ufc) May...

Jul 8, 2014 3:56 pm

BJ Penn: A Fighter Retires

By: Thomas Gerbasi via UFC.com : There was always a running joke among a couple members of the UFC production team and myself when it came to BJ Penn. Event after event we would trade our war stories, trying to top each other by revealing the journey it took to finally track down the ever-elusive “Prodigy.” After it was...

Jul 7, 2014 1:20 am

QUICK TWITT | Pro’s React To BJ Penn’s Retirement

Things didn’t go BJ Penn’s way against Frankie Edgar, who stopped Penn in the third round via strikes during TUF 19 finale main event. After the fight, during the in-cage interview, Penn alluded to his retirement from the sport. Here’s just a few of the reactions from the MMA world via Twitter. I tell everyone...

Jan 1, 2014 12:40 pm

Happy New Year From BJPENN.COM!!!

Last night we left behind 2013 and entered into a new year and a new start at life’s goals and ambitions. For many the traditional resolutions are set in place. Eat healthy, budget better and all the other things that encompass our daily lives. Today, BJPENN.COM would like to wish everyone a happy and safe...

Dec 25, 2013 9:00 am

BJPENN.COM’s Christmas 2013 Guide

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the entire crew at BJPENN.COM. On Dec. 25 we will be closed for business, but don’t let that stop you from getting in your MMA Fix for the day. Use this very handy Christmas day guide to browse our most popular sections and get caught up on all the...

Nov 28, 2013 9:31 am

HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM BJPENN.COM

As the 2013 year comes to an end, Thanksgiving provides us with the perfect opportunity to reflect on what we are thankful for and who and/or what we appreciate in life. For me, I am thankful for my woman, my family, the Penn’s, BJPENN.COM and all of our fans and supporters! From everyone here on...

Nov 27, 2013 1:41 pm

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Fighter Pulls Off Incredible Flying Spin Kick into Armbar Finish

Recently Irish MMA Fighter Carl McNally pulled off an amazing stoppage victory over a very game, Ross McCorriston. The result is a highlight reel, flying spin kick into a perfectly executed armbar finish. Enjoy! Want to see more free MMA Fights? Tune into BJPENN.COM’s very own ‘Just Scrap’ MMA Promotion’s event replay page.