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Jun 17, 2015 3:00 pm

Removing The Wire! Watch Makdessi’s Jaw Get Opened Back Up

John Makdessi stepped in on short notice and fought Donald Cerrone, that’s enough said right there. The guy is as tough as they come. That’s why at first it was a little shocking that he abruptly called it quits during the fight after taking a head kick to his, well, head. Upon further observation it...

Jun 17, 2015 2:44 pm

REPLAY! Eddie Alvarez Blows His Nose, Nearly Blows Out His Eyeball

Eddie Alvarez’s eye blew up like a balloon when he blew his nose during his fight with Gilbert Melendez this past Saturday. Between rounds Alvarez casually blew his nose and instantly his left eye turned into a scene from a horror film. Check out the replay of the crazy scene below: Lesson learnt: Never blow...

Jun 17, 2015 2:16 pm

Alvarez: ‘I broke my nose and orbital in fight vs Melendez’

Eddie Alvarez might have come away with the victory this past weekend when he fought the always tough Gilbert Melendez, but his face certainly doesn’t match the results. Alvarez blew his nose between rounds and caused his left eye to blow up and severely swell instantly. The lightweight took to his Twitter and let fans...

Jun 17, 2015 1:32 pm

JCVD Wants To Fix The Mistakes In Conor McGregor’s Striking

Conor McGregor is on the verge of competing in the biggest fight of his career, against Jose Aldo at UFC 189 for the UFC featherweight title, but this action movie star says he can help the Irishmen take his game to the next level. Yes, Jean-Claude Van Damme thinks he can work with McGregor and...

Jun 17, 2015 1:10 pm

RUMOR! Mike Tyson Coming Out Of Retirment To Face James Toney

Stop what you’re doing and sit down because this is some crazy news. According to ESNews, ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson will be coming to of retirement to fight James Toney. Excerpt from International Business Times: Boxing legend Iron Mike Tyson will come out of retirement to face James “Lights Out” Toney, claims a source close to...

Jun 17, 2015 1:00 pm

JDS Makes His Case For A Shot At UFC Champion Fabricio Werdum

Former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos is in a perfect postion to be the next heavyweight title challenger, according to himself. With Fabricio Werdum beating Cain Velasquez last weekend, Dos Santos believes that he is an obvious choice for his first challenger. Dos Santos told Sportv: “I’m working towards that, no doubt about it. I...

Jun 17, 2015 12:15 pm

Popular UFC Fighter To Star In Hit TV Show ‘Amazing Race’

The UFC will be making an appearance on primetime television, sort of. UFC fighter Elias Theodorou announced on social media that he will be a contestant on the upcoming season of ‘The Amazing Race Canada’. Theodorou is the champion of TUF Nations: Bisping vs. Kennedy and is undefeated at 12-0. Theodorou will compete with his...

Jun 17, 2015 11:46 am

Revenge Fights A Must For UFC’s Mirko Cro Cop

The UFC heavyweight and all around MMA legend enjoyed getting his revenge against Gabriel Gonzaga and says he would like to go after a few more of the fighters that have beaten him over the years. Cro Cop said, on his website, that there are those who he wants to fight again, and those that...

Jun 17, 2015 11:27 am

‘Jacare’ Souza: ‘Give Me Belfort, I Will Fight Him’

  “I don’t think (Rockhold) fought tougher fighters, I don’t know why people say that. He fought Tim Boetsch, who has more holes in his game than Swiss cheese. He fought Costa Phillipou, who can’t stop a takedown — but his merits for beating him standing. I fought Okami, who is tougher than them. I...

Jun 17, 2015 10:57 am

Brazil’s Bethe Correia Inks 8 Fight Extension With The UFC

Bethe Correia just signed a new UFC contract, spanning eight fights. The UFC bantamweight, who will be fighting champion Ronda Rousey in Brazil, posted on her Instagram that she has signed a new 8 fight UFC contract. The build up for UFC 190 is starting to ramp up, do you think this fight will be...

Jun 17, 2015 10:44 am

UFC Champ Rousey Explains Change In Walkout Theme

UFC champion Ronda Rousey is known for a lot of things, including her walk-out song, Joan Jett’s “Bad Reputation”. Rousey talked to Marc Myers from The Wall Street Journal about her song and how it came to be. Here’s an excerpt: “Lots of professional fighters want their walkout song to sound like the “Rocky” theme—you know, regal...

Jun 17, 2015 9:38 am

REACTIONS! UFC Fighters React To The 2015 NBA Finals

Check out how the MMA world reacted to the NBA finals last night. The Golden State Warriors were victorious and are now the champions, hooray. UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic is a huge Cavaliers fan, so things didn’t really go his way, but still he managed to find the positive. Someone should probably have a conversation...

Jun 17, 2015 9:20 am

Nogueira Nervous Ahead Of Shared UFC Slot With Brother

“I don’t like it, it makes me nervous, man. I never liked it. Rodrigo tricked me, because my fight was scheduled first.” “A lot has changed since then. I was very focused on boxing, but now I have improved my takedown defense. I have been facing a lot of wrestlers, so I have been able...

Jun 17, 2015 8:51 am

Melvin Guillard Planning On 10 Year Run With Bellator, Retiring Filthy Rich

“I want to get myself set for retirement and when I’m done with fighting; I feel like I still have at least another 10 years of fighting. People say that’s too long, but I want to fight until my body can’t fight anymore. When it’s over and it’s done and I retire, there’s no going...

Jun 17, 2015 8:29 am

Stefan Struve ‘Putting The Last Couple Of Years Behind Him’

“He’s an amazing fighter, but I really want to show that I’m back and that I left a couple of rough years behind me. I want to show that I’m the better fighter wherever the fight goes. I want to take care of business and make it as fast as possible. I want to knock...

Jun 17, 2015 7:50 am

Diego Brandao’s Promise? Finish All His Fights In The First

“Sean Shelby told me I will fight soon. He told me to keep my weight down because I will fight soon. I haven’t stopped training since my fight with Jimy Hettes. I want to enter the top 10 of the division. That’s my first goal now.” “I almost fought in Manila, at the Edgar vs....

Jun 17, 2015 7:23 am

Matt Brown: ‘Werdum Is Not The GOAT’

“He just now got the belt, he just now unified the belt. It’s kind of like saying Weidman is the greatest because he beat one of the greatest. You’ve got to make your own way. The whole ‘greatest of all time’ is not a linear thing. You don’t take that from someone just because you...

Jun 17, 2015 7:10 am

Why Anthony Pettis Used MMA To Get Away From Street Violence

“Right now, Milwaukee’s murder rate is like up 180 percent. It’s one of our worst spring/summers and it hasn’t even started yet. Me growing up, I lost my dad at a young age. He was killed across the street from my house. Growing up with something like that happening to you, I had both options....

Jun 17, 2015 6:59 am

Bobby Green Is No Longer Fighting Al Iaquinta

Bobby Green and Al Iaquinta is no more. Green has been forced to pull out of the fight due to injury. The UFC has not yet announced any replacement for Green. The two fighters seemed to be building up their fight well, throwing trash talk at each other and calling out each others fighting styles...

Jun 17, 2015 6:53 am

New York Senate Passes MMA Bill

The New York senate has passed the MMA bill, that would make the sport legal in New York. This has happened seven times in the past 6 years. The real challenge is getting it passed in the Assembly. Here’s an excerpt from Politics On The Hudson: For the seventh time in the past six years...

Jun 17, 2015 6:43 am

Miesha Tate Just Chilling

Miesha Tate is gearing up for her scrap with Jessica ‘Evil’ Eye in Chicago, but still manages to find time with friends, while enjoying some cold treats. This fight with Eye could be seen as a number one contenders match. Tate has already fought Ronda Rousey twice, both times losing, and Eye has yet to...

Jun 17, 2015 6:30 am

Aldo Breaks Silence, Comes Clean On Details Of Strange Drug Test

“I don’t care what he says. He doesn’t know what happened here. When they came to us, Aldo immediately did the test. It was weird because no one from the Brazilian commission knew about this. At first, he said he was from the (Nevada) commission, and then I asked for a document and he said...

Jun 16, 2015 8:19 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep #69––WATCH NOW

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. We go live tonight, at 8:00 PM PT(ish), right here, on BJPENN.COM. Gilbert Melendez Shows Poise In Most Awkward Interview Of All Time — MUST WATCH!

Jun 16, 2015 4:56 pm

Alistair Overeem: ‘Werdum Has Weaknesses, I Can Expose Them’

“First of all, big kudos to Werdum. He’s made great development as a MMA fighter. He’s always been tricky, he’s always been persistent with his black belt and jiu-jitsu skills. But now, he truly is a stand-up warrior and he is an all-around MMA master. He’s shown great stuff and the heavyweight division is entirely...

Jun 16, 2015 4:27 pm

Scott Coker: ‘Kimbo Vs. Shamrock Could Be Record Breaking’

“Tito Ortiz set the benchmark with the Bonnar fight and we’d like to beat that record. That’s a milestone.” “Here we are back so many years later putting that fight together. There’s a circle of life here to this fight. And I’m excited to watch it. I’m telling you right now, there’s some heat between...

Jun 16, 2015 2:58 pm

UFC 188 Medical Suspensions: Werdum Could Be Out 6 Months

  Medical suspensions for UFC 188 are in. The UFC released the official list of suspension early today. According to the list, new UFC champion Fabricio Werdum could face a total suspension of 180 days, if he doesn’t pass an MRI for his knee and thumb, along with a nasal x-ray. Velasquez, who Werdum beat,...

Jun 16, 2015 2:33 pm

Jose Aldo: ‘I Hope There’s A Brawl Before The Fight’

“We talked about a possible fine during the tour, but it is too expensive, and I couldn’t afford getting fined. That was an issue because I couldn’t do what I wanted to do. But the fight is around the corner now so we can do something more because nobody will do anything about it. It...