Archive: Firas Zahabi

Nov 19, 2012 5:13 pm

GSP Trainer Wants Silva To Move Down to 170 For Super Fight | UFC NEWS

“I wouldn’t want [St-Pierre] to move up, I’d want Anderson to come down,” Zahabi said. “I don’t know if Anderson can make 170 or something close to that. If Georges goes up, I know he won’t be able to come back down, he’s told me many times if he goes up he won’t go back...

Oct 11, 2012 6:36 am

Exclusive: Miguel Torres Talks About the WSOF and Showing He’s Still a Top Fighter

  The name Miguel Torres still carries a lot of weight, especially considering he fights at 135lbs. After ruling the WEC bantamweight division for nearly two years, Torres ran into some tough fighters and lost two of his last three bouts for the organization before being swallowed up by the UFC. The excitement surrounding the...


Sep 6, 2012 8:17 am

Charlie Brenneman is the Latest Addition to the FundAFighter Family

You can now add UFC welterweight Charlie Brenneman to the growing list of fighters who have joined the FundAFighter team. There is an added twist to Brenneman’s signing as the Pennsylvania native has pledged to donate half of the money he raises to launch an anti-childhood obesity initiative. The 31-year old Brenneman has an overall...

Aug 23, 2012 6:41 am

If You Missed This Past Sunday’s Episode of BJPenn.Com Radio Listen To It Now!!!

This week on BJPenn.com Radio, hosts Bryan Levick and Mitch Ciccarelli spoke with four huge guests. Fomer UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia who will face Andrei Arlovski for the fourth time at One FC on August 31 was the first one on the line.. UFC featherweight Evan Dunham who will face TJ Grant at UFC...

Aug 19, 2012 11:59 am

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Tonight on BJPenn.com Radio, hosts Bryan Levick and Mitch Ciccarelli will speak with four huge guests. Fomer UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia who will face Andrei Arlovski for the fourth time at One FC on August 31 will kick things off. UFC featherweight Evan Dunham who will face TJ Grant at UFC 152 on September...

Aug 14, 2012 9:03 am

Dan Miller is the Newest Member of the FundAFighter Family

FundAFighter released a statement today in which they announced that UFC Welterweight Dan Miller is the newest member of the FundAFighter family. In an interview that was posted here on BJPenn.Com last week, Firas Zahabi, who is not only the head coach of Tri-Star, but also one of the founding fathers of FAF, detailed the...

Aug 6, 2012 7:29 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Firas Zahabi Talks To BJPenn.Com About FundAFighter

As a trainer to some of the top mixed martial artists in the world, Firas Zahabi has more than hands full most of the time. Add raising a family on top of that and it’s enough to make your head spin. Tri-Star gym is home of the UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre, top welterweight...