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Jun 5, 2015 10:08 am

Michael Johnson vs. Beneil Dariush set for UFC Fight Night 74

A key lightweight bout between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush is the latest addition to August’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Nashville. UFC officials announced the fight today via FOXSports.com. Michael “The Menace” Johnson (16-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at February’s UFC Fight Night event in Brazil, where he earned a...

Jun 5, 2015 12:38 am

REMINDER: Tickets Go On Sale Today For UFC on FOX 16 in Chicago

The world famous octagon will return to Chicago next month for UFC on FOX 16. The twelve bout fight card is headlined by a bantamweight title fight rematch featuring current champ T.J. Dillashaw (11-2 MMA) taking on former title holder Renan Barao (33-2 MMA). Dillashaw and Barao initially squared off at UFC 173 in May...

Jun 3, 2015 5:34 am

2015 IBJJF Full Result

Hey Jiu-Jitsu fans, did you miss the IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Championships this past weekend? Check out a list of the winners below! Adult Male Team – Worlds 2015 1 – Alliance – 121 2 – PSLPB Cicero Costha – 72 3 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 58 4 – Gracie Barra – 43 5 – GF...

Jun 1, 2015 3:05 pm

UFC Rankings Report: Weidman Making Moves In P4P, Condit Stays Put

We are one week removed from Chris Weidman’s successful UFC Middleweight Championship defense at UFC 187 and he is still making moves in the rankings. Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson got kicked out of spot number-two in favor of “The All American”, and Anderson Silva dropped two spots to number twelve. Donald Cerrone made an odd...

May 31, 2015 11:32 pm

‘Heart Attack or KO, Iaquinta and I Will Put On a FIGHT!’

Bobby Green is never one to hold back his thoughts or attacks when it comes to a fight inside of the octagon. Currently scheduled to fight “Raging” Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night 71 in July, Green plans to leave it all in the cage or die trying. “I’m gonna stand in the middle of...

May 25, 2015 12:29 pm

Ross Pearson vs. Evan Dunham set for UFC Fight Night 72

A lightweight bout between Ross Pearson and Evan Dunham is the latest addition to July’s UFC Fight Night event in Scotland. UFC officials recently announced the fight. Ross Pearson (17-8 MMA) was most recently seen in action at March’s UFC 185 event in Dallas, where he scored a second-round knockout victory over Sam Stout. Prior...

May 19, 2015 10:18 am

Frankie Edgar Jumps into “Pound for Pound” List in Updated UFC Rankings

Frankie Edgar came out on top against Urijah Faber at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he made his return to the pound for pound rankings in the most recent edition of UFC’s official rankings! Despite being the most dominant athlete in the world, Ronda Rousey has moved down a spot in the “pound for pound”...

May 15, 2015 4:50 pm

Bummer! Bendo Out Of Michael Johnson Fight

The planned lightweight fight between former title holder Benson Henderson and surging contender Michael Johnson will not be happening at July’s “TUF 21 Finale” event. According to a report from MMAFighting.com, Henderson was forced to withdraw from the fight, which was never officially announced by the UFC, due to undisclosed reasons. No word yet on...

May 12, 2015 11:34 am

UFC Rankings Updated: How Far Did Mark Hunt Fall?

“UFC Fight Night 65” is in the books and we saw some shifts in the official UFC rankings. Stipe Miocic’s one-sided beating of Mark Hunt did not boost him up the rankings at all as he remained ranked #4 in the division. However, Hunt suffered a drop down to #6. Robert Whittaker, previously unranked, made...

May 9, 2015 9:10 am

UFC Champ Dos Anjos: ‘If Cowboy Loses, Entire Division Will Be Shuffled’

UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos may be sidelined with a leg injury, but that doesn’t mean he isn’t scouting out his next opponent on the sidelines. Donald Cerrone was originally scheduled to face Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 187 in a title eliminator bout, but Nurmy was forced to pull out due to an injury....

May 7, 2015 11:00 am

INJURED! “Showtime” Suffers Injury, Forced Off of ‘UFC on FOX 16’

Say it ain’t so! Anthony Pettis has suffered an injury and has been forced to pull out of his hometown bout against Myles Jury at “UFC on FOX 16”. “Showtime” injured his elbow while training and could be sidelined for up to seven months. The news was announced on “Fox Sports Live” on Thursday evening....

Apr 29, 2015 9:04 am

New P4P King with “Bones” Out of UFC’s Official Rankings

It’s been a big couple of days in the world of mixed martial arts. Now that it is official Jon Jones is not only pulled from UFC 187 but also suspended and stripped of the title, UFC officials have released the newest rankings. The biggest change, of course, is the removal of Jon Jones from...

Apr 27, 2015 1:47 pm

Bobby Green Vs. Al Iaquinta Set For July Bout In San Diego

UFC officials announced over the weekend that UFC lightweights Bobby Green will face Al Iaquinta at UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Duffee. Green is coming off of a loss to to Edson Barboza back in November. Iaquinta is riding a four fight win-streak, including his most recent over Jorge Masvidal, you know the one where...

Apr 23, 2015 5:18 pm

STEP RIGHT UP! Another Diaz Callout

“Oooh, that, I like it. I think that’s a good fight. Oh yeah, man. I’ve got a big smile here right now. Right now, I need to fight. It doesn’t matter who my opponent is, or their rank. I need to fight, because I lost my last fight. My focus is to come back stronger...

Apr 15, 2015 10:54 am

Bendo vs. Johnson Targeted For July Bout

Ben Henderson and Michael Johnson is being targeted for ‘The Ultimate Fighter” Season 21 Finale in Florida. Michael Johnson is currently riding a four fight winning streak. After his most recent victory against Edson Barboza, Johnson called out Ben Henderson. Ben Henderson, who was coming off an upset victory over Brandon Thatch, responded by saying...

Feb 24, 2015 2:55 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: ‘Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Edition

Following his fifth KO loss in eight fights, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva received the lengthiest of medical suspensions, following Sunday’s UFC Fight Night event, in Brazil. The big man will need to sit out two-months before returning to action. Preliminary card fighter William Macario is also out 60 days. The full list of medical suspensions is...

Feb 23, 2015 10:37 am

“UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Medical Suspensions: Bigfoot Out For 2 Months

Porto Alegre Brazil played host to an exciting night of fights last night, that was topped off by Frank Mir snapping a 4-fight skid by getting a TKO win over Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round. Below are the medical suspensions from the event, which were obtained by MMAJunkie: Frank Mir: suspended 14 days with...

Feb 22, 2015 9:12 pm

Michael Johnson on Calling Out Ben Henderson

After a phenomenal performance against Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 61, Michael Johnson put Ben Henderson on the hot seat when he called him out. During the post fight presser, Johnson mentioned that the call out was nothing personal and he simply wants bigger names. “He’s the only one open… I need some bigger...

Feb 22, 2015 11:51 am

“UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot” Recap and Results

“UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Silva” takes place live at the Ginasio Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil tonight! Join us here at BJPENN.COM for up to the minute results! Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 8 PM ET) Frank Mir def. Antonio Silva by way of KO (Strikes) 1:40 of Round 1 Michael Johnson def....

Feb 21, 2015 10:38 am

STAREDOWNS! ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ Edition

Earlier today, from a packed out Gigantinho Gymnasium in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, the ‘UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot’ fighters hit the scales, and made their bouts official. IF you missed our live broadcast, here are some of the day’s most notable staredowns. ANDRADE v. RENEAU: BARBOZA v. JOHNSON: MIR v....