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Apr 21, 2015 4:43 pm

Khabib Has the Belt! Will the Real World Champion Please Stand Up?

Khabib Nurmagomedov is no stranger to trash talk. Whether it’s Conor McGregor or his upcoming opponent Donald Cerrone, Nurmagomedov spits fire everywhere he goes. Is Khabib walking around with a replica of the UFC Lightweight Championship, or is that the real deal? Thanks for @RdosAnjosMMA today I got my belt by [email protected] @ufc @danawhite @lorenzofertitta...

Apr 20, 2015 7:45 am

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Apr 18, 2015 8:00 am

BRUTAL! Top Taekwondo KOs of 2015! ‘Spider’ Has His Work Cut Out For Him

With the recent announcement that former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson ‘Spider’ Silva will be trying out for the 2016 Taekwondo Olympics Team, it wouldn’t be a bad idea to freshen up on the sport! We have seen the style enter the octagon several times, but few have seen pure taekwondo. The sport is sometimes difficult...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Coach vs Coach Challenge! — Werdum Tells Cain To Have Mendes Fight Cordeiro

“Velasquez’s coach usually doesn’t talk too much, I don’t see him talking before the fights, and you can see that his athlete isn’t well. Cain hasn’t fought in two years, so he wants to put him back up by talking. If he really is the champion’s coach, he doesn’t need to talk. If he wants,...


Apr 15, 2015 10:52 am

JACKED! Phil Davis Leaves UFC For Bellator

Bellator MMA is pleased to announce the signing of the sixth* ranked Light Heavyweight in the world, Phil “Mr. Wonderful” Davis (13-3, 1 NC), to an exclusive, multi-fight deal. “I can’t wait to be fighting in Bellator and wreck shop on everyone,” said Davis. “I am the absolute best and most dominant grappler to ever...

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 14, 2015 5:59 pm

Herrig Knows VanZant Would Have Lost in Round 1 of TUF Tournament

“I think she would have fought Carla (Esparza) and lost. I don’t believe that Paige is the elite of the elite; I don’t believe she is the best of the best… I really believe that any one of those girls in the house would have beat Paige.” The rivalry between Felice Herrig and Paige VanZant...

Apr 14, 2015 5:34 pm

Machida: ‘Rockhold Is Going to Leave this Fight Uglier’

“I hear people talking about it, but I try not to focus too much on that. I look to focus on my strategy… At that moment, beauty won’t make a difference, it doesn’t matter if you’re good looking or not. Your technique, your drive, that’s what you should carry with you. I try to become...

Apr 14, 2015 5:02 pm

Bellator 136 Payout: Will Brooks Top Earner with $72,000

Will Brooks successfully defended his Bellator Lightweight Championship against Dave Jansen and was handsomely rewarded for it. Brooks topped the payout report which was released by the California State Athletic Commission. GLORY and Bellator super-athlete Joe Schilling was paid $27,000 despite losing his bout in a controversial decision. Check out the full payout below! Will...

Apr 14, 2015 4:52 pm

‘UFC 1’ Veteran Passes at Age 53

If it was not for the success of the first UFC event, nobody would know who Royce Gracie, Conor McGregor or Jon Jones was. Everybody who participated at ‘UFC 1’ played an important role in the company’s future. We here at BJPENN.COM are saddened to learn about the passing of Kevin Rosier. Rosier was in...

Apr 14, 2015 3:01 pm

Dillashaw/Barao II, Pettis, and Tate Added to UFC on FOX 16!

We have fight news! TJ Dillashaw is set to defend his championship against Renan Barao at UFC on FOX 16! The bout was originally scheduled to takes place at UFC 186 but Dillashaw was forced to pull out due to an injury. Anthony Pettis has also been added to the card as he is set...

Apr 14, 2015 2:24 pm

Felice Herrig: ‘Mortal Kombat Used My Likeness for New Character’

“After thorough investigation I think it’s safe to say [Mortal Kombat X] definitely used my likeness for the video game character [Cassie Cage]”. For those of you who will be playing “Mortal Kombat X” today, you may notice one of the characters looks an awful lot like a certain UFC strawweight who is fighting this...

Apr 14, 2015 1:29 pm

Bisping: ‘LIAR! I Was Never Offered Jacare Fight, but I Want Him Next!’

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza’s manager recently claimed that Bisping was offered the fight with ‘Jacare’ but turned down the fight! Now, Michael Bisping is firing back at ‘Jacare’s’ manager, saying that he was never even offered the bout in the first place. Check out the full response below! “Jacare’s manager has said I turned down a...

Apr 14, 2015 12:45 pm

FREE! Get 1 Month of UFC Fight Pass for Asking NY to Legalize MMA!

UFC Fight Pass brought fans of mixed martial arts some of the best fights of 2014. The cost for a subscription is $9.99 a month, but you can score a FREE month of UFC Fight Pass when you ask New York to legalize MMA! Send a letter to the New York State Assembly HERE and...

Apr 14, 2015 12:41 pm

WATCH! Floyd Mayweather Open Workout and Media Day

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are set to duke it out on May 2, 2015. See what kind of condition Mayweather is less than a month away from the biggest pay-per-view of all time! Image Source: ZimBio BJPENN.COM IS YOUR #1 DESTINATION FOR ‘PACQUIAO vs. MAYWEATHER’ COVERAGE! SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke Rockhold, Countdown to UFC...

Apr 14, 2015 12:25 pm

WATCH! Pacquiao Mistook Bieber for Random Mayweather Fan

Manny Pacquiao sits down with Michelle Beadle of HBO Sports and shares his thoughts on the time pop star Justin Bieber walked onto stage. Pacquiao didn’t know who he was and thought it was a fan! Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are set to duke it out on May 2, 2015. BJPENN.COM IS YOUR #1...

Apr 14, 2015 12:02 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — UFC Fight Night 64 Edition

The report for medical suspensions following ‘UFC Fight Night 64’ is in! Both Gabriel Gonzaga suffered severe lacerations to his forehead and will need to submit a negative CT scan before being approved to fight again. Jimi Manuwa fought with injuries in his leg and will need orthopedic clearance. Both Manuwa and Gonzaga suffered six...

Apr 14, 2015 11:19 am

FRESH INK! Conor McGregor Gets a Belly Button Tattoo!

Conor McGregor got some new ink he is looking to show off in the octagon! This may be one of the most badass belly button tattoos in the history of belly button tattoos— check it out! A photo posted by Sideshowtattoo (@sideshowtattoo310) on Apr 13, 2015 at 7:28pm PDT Conor McGregor will be challenging Jose...

Apr 14, 2015 10:47 am

Nate Diaz on Aldo/McGregor: ‘I Would Have Smacked Conor For Stealing My Belt’

Nate Diaz stated that he would be none to happy if he was in Jose Aldo’s spot when Conor McGregor stole the UFC Featherweight Championship. While on the MMA Hour, Diaz shared how HE would have handled business. “[Aldo’s] team is f*****g up… Because let me tell you something… if I had Conor fighting somebody...

Apr 14, 2015 10:31 am

WATCH! UFC Fighter Learned How to Fight When Playing Mortal Kombat

Australian UFC fighter Robert Whittaker has strung together an impressive record while in the UFC… and it’s all because he played Mortal Kombat as a child. Let’s hope he doesn’t perform any of the super-violent moves when he is in the octagon when he fights Brad Tavares at UFC Fight Night 65. SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE —...

Apr 14, 2015 10:29 am

Former WWE Wrestler Signed for Bellator 138

Former WWE and TNA World Champion Bobby Lashley will be returning to the Bellator cage! Heavyweights Josh Thompson and Bobby Lashley will officially be duking it out on the main-card of Bellator 138. This will be their second meeting in a cage as Thompson defeated Lashley at ‘Super Fight League 3’ in 2012. Neither man...

Apr 14, 2015 10:15 am

Manny Pacquiao Hanging Out with Ronda Rousey

In the midst of preparing for their huge pay-per-view bouts, Ronda Rousey and Manny Pacquiao were seen hanging out together earlier this week. Thank you for visiting me @RondaRousey and for your support. God Bless! pic.twitter.com/Dcflha6aFR — Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) April 14, 2015 Ronda Rousey will be defending her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Brazilian...

Apr 14, 2015 10:10 am

HE’S BACK! Chael Sonnen Training for HIs Next Match

Chael Sonnen is making his way back to combat sports competition as he walks onto the mat at Metamoris 6 to take on Renato Sobral. Watch Sonnen get back in the gym and get ready for his match! A video posted by sonnench (@sonnench) on Apr 14, 2015 at 12:38pm PDT SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke...

Apr 14, 2015 10:03 am

Preview for ‘The Notorious’, Six Part Documentary on McGregor

A six-part documentary based around one of the most polarizing figures in UFC history is set to air on Fox Sports 1. SportsJoe learned that “The Notorious”, which originally aired on RTE2, has been picked up by Fox Sports 1 who will air the series leading up to McGregor’s fight with UFC Featherweight Champion Jose...

Apr 14, 2015 9:56 am

UFC Newcomer Wants Title Shot After Only One Win

“I consider myself to be ready to be able to already fight for the title… I think I showed in this fight that I’m ready to be able to get the win… “I challenged her to fight with me. I would like to fight with her for the championship, for the title.” Maryna Moroz took...

Apr 14, 2015 9:50 am

Baroni/Schilling to take place in GLORY or MMA Match? Why Not Both?

Joe Schilling and Phil Baroni are verbally sparring on Twitter, but a fight has yet to materialize from their heated rivalry. If they want to settle it by fighting, GLORY is offering a platform for them to battle and with some interesting rules, too. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter: MMAJonny Jon Kirschner spoke with GLORY...