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Feb 22, 2012 5:59 pm

UFC Adds A Trio Of Bouts to UFC 146 In Las Vegas

BJPENN.COM just learned that the UFC has added three additional bouts to the upcoming UFC 146 event headed to Las Vegas. Gabriel Gonzaga will take on undefeated Strikeforce import Shane Del Rosario, “The Ultimate Fighter” winner Diego Brandao will face off with Darren Elkins in his first post-reality show bout and new UFC signee Glover...

Feb 22, 2012 4:55 pm

Bristol Marunde In For Brunson Against Jacare On March 3

Yesterday we released a breaking story revealed by Strikeforce executive Scott Coker. The March 3 Strikeforce event slated for Columbus, Ohio took a hit to its roster when Derek Brunson was unable to pass Ohio medical exams and was subsequently removed from his bout against Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. The Strikeforce match making department went straight...

Feb 21, 2012 4:40 pm

Tate Says Rousey Is Not A Real Fighter, Has Barely Even Thrown A Punch

“Ronda doesn’t have a lot of experience…She has a lot of bad habits that come from Judo that are going to be hard for her to break because they are instinctual, it’s called Muscle memory. She’s trained it that way so many times but it doesn’t work that well for MMA. As a Mixed Martial...

Feb 21, 2012 3:38 pm

Quick Twitt | Ronda Rousey Responds To Tate With A Photo Of Her Own

The above image was sent out from Miesha Tate’s official Twitter account. We featured it here on BJPENN.COM last week when it was released. Now Ronda Rousey took to twitter with her own version of the same Photo. Check it out…   Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce


Feb 21, 2012 12:42 pm

Female Star Gina Carano Talks Tate vs. Rousey

“I completely thought that Marloes Coenen was going to win in that last fight against Miesha, so I was really impressed with Miesha. I think Miesha Tate works really hard and I think a lot of people thought Marloes was going to win that fight, so I think she gained a lot of respect from...

Feb 21, 2012 10:20 am

Jacare Awaits New Opponent | Brunson Forced To Withdraw From Columbus Card

As just announced by Strikeforce executive Scott Coker on today’s pre-fight media call, Derek Brunson has been pulled from his bout with Jacare Souza for an inability to pass his pre-fight medical exam. No other details weere given. The March 3rd event is set to go down from the Nationwide Arena in Columbus Ohio and...

Feb 19, 2012 3:51 pm

BJPENN.COM Middleweight Top 10 (Updated 02/19/12)

The time to update the BJPENN.COM world rankings is long overdue. There has been a lot of activity in each division and as such we have adjusted our world rankings. Items such as wins, losses, inactivity, retirement and suspensions all play apart in deciding who should be ranked in the top 10. Your most recent...

Feb 19, 2012 2:56 pm

BJPENN.COM Lightweight Top 10 (Updated 02/19/12)

The time to update the BJPENN.COM world rankings is long overdue. There has been a lot of activity in each division and as such we have adjusted our world rankings. Items such as wins, losses, inactivity, retirement and suspensions all play apart in deciding who should be ranked in the top 10. Your most recent...

Feb 19, 2012 1:21 pm

Shinya Aoki vs. Eddie Alvarez Rematch Targeted For April 20th

Even off the heels of losing his title, Bellator promotional favorite Eddie Alvarez still gets to face one of the world’s best lightweights, Shinya Aoki, in a shot to earn redemption from his 2008 loss to the Japanese superstar. The bout is expected to go down at yet to be official Bellator 66 on April...

Feb 19, 2012 11:37 am

Mayhem Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway Now Official For UFC 146

We reported yesterday that the Jason “Mayhem” Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway bout was in the works, but that was prior to the UFC making it official. Now the UFC has announced the bout and the Miller vs. Dollaway scrap is on. UFC officials announced the bout late yesterday evening. UFC 146 is set to take...

Feb 18, 2012 4:34 pm

Photo Gallery | Miesha Tate Trains For Ronda Rousey

Strikeforce: Miesha Tate vs.Ronda Rousey takes place Saturday, March 3rd from Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Along with the main card that airs on Showtime, the preliminary card will feature the return of Ryan Couture, as well as hard hitting MMA veteran, Scott Smith. Scott Hirono from Art of Eight recently got a inside look...

Feb 17, 2012 2:53 pm

Paul Daley Sorry For Sucker Punching Koscheck At UFC 113

Back in May of 2010 Paul Daley fought and lost to Josh Koscheck in a number one contender bout at UFC 113. At the culmination of round three when he was aware that he would obviously not be declared the victory, the British fighter punched Josh Koscheck after the bell. This infraction got the top...

Feb 17, 2012 8:15 am

MIESHA TATE ON THE FIGHT THAT CONVINCED HER SHE HAD THE HEART OF A CHAMPION

“Sometimes we wait our whole life to find the answer…my moment of realization arrived in my very first mixed martial arts amateur bout.” By STRIKEFORCE Bantamweight Champion Miesha “Takedown” Tate: You often discover whether you possess fight or flight instincts when the going gets tough. Is it our instinct to escape the situation and run...

Feb 15, 2012 8:26 am

Quick Twitt | Miesha Tate Has Harsh Message For Ronda Rousey

“Happy Valentines Day @RondaRousey!!! :)” -Miesha Tate Strikeforce female champ, Miesha Tate, sent out the above photograph in response to all the trash talk being disched out by her March 3 opponent, Ronda Rousey. Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce

Feb 14, 2012 4:42 pm

Ronda Rousey Thinks Testing For Marijuana Is A Violation Of Privacy

“The athletic commissions testing for marijuana is an invasion of privacy,” Rousey said. “I don’t think that’s constitutional at all. There’s no real reason that they should be able to test and make the athletes conform to their political ideas,” . “They have just as much of right to say that ‘you know what? We...

Feb 14, 2012 10:15 am

Gina Carano Books New Acting Gig | Will Star In New Film "In The Blood"

After the filming and release of her first feature film “Haywire”, many wondered if the world’s most famous female MMA star would return to active competition or take up additional acting gigs. Those questions have now been answered and according to the Hollywood Reporter and Gina Carano has landed another leading role in a major...

Feb 14, 2012 8:14 am

UPDATE: Dana White Denies Rumors Of Roger Gracie UFC Signing

Over the weekend we reported with the following “Quick Twitt” post that Roger Gracie had signed with the UFC: According to UFC president Dana White, despite the reliable source of Gracie Mag on all things Gracie related, the report on twitter is false and Gracie has not signed with the UFC. He took to the...

Feb 13, 2012 12:10 pm

Mike Kyle Forced Out Of Mousasi Fight With Injury

A light-heavyweight bout between Mike Kyle and Gegard Mousasi has reportedly been scratched from the Strikeforce show in March. Reasoning for the removal is an undisclosed injury Kyle received presumably while training for the bout. Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey takes place Saturday, March 3rd from Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Along with the main card...

Feb 10, 2012 9:31 am

Dos Santos Likely To Defend Title Against Overeem At UFC 146 In Las Vegas

Junior Dos Santos finally has a date penned for his first UFC title defense against Alistair Overeem. UFC officials announced the likelihood of the matchup last night via twitter. The two heavyweight fighters will likely face on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand Garden Arena. Alistair...