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Chael Sonnen vs. Fedor Emelianenko

Fedor Emelianenko and Chael Sonnen booked for October showdown

Earlier this month, we learned that the first semifinal bout of Bellator's action-packed Heavyweight Grand Prix will go down on October 12, when reigning...
Anderson-Silva-Georges-St-Pierre

Anderson Silva says a fight with Georges St-Pierre could still happen

Yesterday, we learned that the United States Anti-Doping Agency had determined that Anderson Silva's recent failed drug test had been due to a tainted...
Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson is willing to follow Daniel Cormier to heavyweight for rematch

Alexander Gustafsson wants a rematch with UFC light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier, who he lost a split decision to in 2015. Unfortunately for the...
Tyron Woodley Darren Till

Darren Till claims that Colby Covington is ‘out’, tells Tyron Woodley to ‘Accept the...

Just when we think that the welterweight division has a clear path to move forward on atop the title scene, a wrench potentially could...
Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov has started training camp for his next opponent

With the UFC's upcoming pay-per-view events beyond UFC 227 lacking headliners, we're bound to be getting some big announcements any day now. A sign for...
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BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 89 // Alexander Volkanovski | James Vick

 BJPENN.COM Radio is back again, Penn Nation! First up we are joined by the UFC’s newly-ranked featherweight powerhouse, Alexander “The Great” Volkanovski. Coming off a...
Dana White

Brendan Schaub and four fighters that have beefed with Dana White

Brendan Schaub drew a line in the sand with UFC President Dana White last Thursday in what might have been the most visceral social...
Anderson Silva

“Vindicated” Anderson Silva will be eligible to return to the Octagon this October

Good news for former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and his legions of fans. The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has determined that his...
Paulo Costa, Uriah Hall

Surfer Kelly Slater accuses Paulo Costa of doping, Costa fires back

Paulo Costa, who now holds the number-eight spot in the UFC middleweight rankings, boasts one of the most impressive physiques in MMA. His physique...
Jon Jones, Colby Covington

Colby Covington suggests Jon Jones’ management could be bribing USADA to expedite UFC return

UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington has never been shy when it comes to comments on his former roommate Jon Jones. His latest comments...
Rory MacDonald

Update: Rory MacDonald’s title will be up for grabs throughout Bellator welterweight tournament

Bellator's anticipated welterweight Grand Prix will be a little different from the other tournament's Bellator President Scott Coker has promoted in the past. Because Bellator...
M-1, UFC

Russian MMA promotion M-1 announces deal with the UFC

According to an Instagram post from Russian MMA powerhouse M-1 Global, the promotion has signed a deal with The Ultimate Fighting Championship. Apparently, this deal...
Mike Perry, Sage Northcutt

Mike Perry and Sage Northcutt issue brief comments on possible fight

"Platinum" Mike Perry and "Super" Sage Northcutt are two of the most interesting characters in MMA. They're also two of the most exciting fighters...
Chris Leben

Chris Leben explains how he’ll be able to compete in bareknuckle fight despite severe...

Yesterday evening, we learned that former UFC middleweight star Chris Leben will return to action this fall when he battles fellow UFC veteran Phil...
Paul Daley

Paul Daley says he intends to join Bellator WW tournament, wants to fight MVP...

Yesterday afternoon, at a press conference in New York City, Bellator President Scott Coker announced the names of the fighters competing in Bellator's anticipated...
Carla-Esparza

Report | Carla Esparza to take on Tatiana Suarez at UFC 228

UFC 228 is pretty behind on getting itself put together. But in the coming weeks we'll surely get some more clarity and today we...
Julia Budd

Julia Budd’s response to people saying she ran from Cris Cyborg: ‘Give me a...

May the MMA Gods answer our prayer! With Bellator featherweight champion Julia Budd's continued success and solidification as the second best 145 to ever do...
Tywan Claxton

EXCLUSIVE | Bellator 204 adds Tywan Claxton vs Cris Williams to main card

Bellator 204 is just a month away and the full card is starting to shape up. BJPenn.com's own Drake Riggs confirmed today that a showdown...
Chris Leben

Chris Leben ends retirement, will take on Phil Baroni in bare-knuckle boxing match

Last month we were treated to several big-name retirements ranging from the likes of Rashad Evans, Johny Hendricks, and Josh Koscheck. Mid-way through this month...we're...
Darren Till, Stephen Thompson

Darren Till doesn’t agree with the idea of banning side-kicks to the knee

One of the most discussed decisions of the year took place at the UFC's first visit to Liverpool, England and many believe that the...
Gokhan Saki

Gokhan Saki dropped a deep statement on life and fighting, and his fellow fighters...

For kickboxing legend Gokhan Saki, there's nothing quite like fighting, whether its in the UFC's Octagon or the kickboxing ring. Though life as a...
Amanda Nunes

Amanda Nunes explains delay on Cris Cyborg matchup

UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg was hoping to defend her title opposite Amanda Nunes at UFC 228 this September 8. Unfortunately for Cyborg, Nunes...
Michael Page, Rory MacDonald, Jon Fitch, Bellator

Bellator announces welterweight GP starring Rory MacDonald, Jon Fitch, MVP, others

Earlier this summer, Bellator MMA announced plans for an eight-man welterweight tournament, much like the heavyweight Grand Prix the organization is currently promoting. At the...
Chad Mendes, UFC rankings

UFC Rankings update: Chad Mendes, Alexander Volkanovski surge into featherweight top-15

The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of last Saturday's exciting UFC Boise card. The biggest changes in these latest UFC rankings...
TJ Dillashaw, UFC 227

TJ Dillashaw believes another win over “No Love” will make him the bantamweight GOAT

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw believes that another win over Cody "No Love" Garbrandt, who he knocked out at UFC 217 in November, will...
Colby Covington

Chael Sonnen believes Colby Covington is reinventing MMA, expects other fighters to copy him

UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington is as polarizing as UFC fighters get. Whether you love him or hate him, however, you're likely to...
Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith explains how Daniel Cormier accidentally raised the stakes of Shogun fight

Daniel Cormier, who now owns the UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight titles, recently stated that he'd like to squeeze in a light heavyweight title defense before...
Ilir Latifi

Surging light heavyweight contender Ilir Latifi calls out Daniel Cormier

UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is a sought-after man. After being called out by Stipe Miocic, Yoel Romero, Anthony Smith, and...

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