Listen to BJPenn.com Radio tonight as BJPenn.com Radio is taken over by BattleGrounds MMA.
The show is kicked off by Kenny Monday, Kenny is an Olympic gold medalist and three-time All-American wrestler from Oklahoma State University. Kenny also is the President of BattleGrounds MMA. We will discuss how Kenny got involved in the promotion, the one night tournament format and if it’s here to stay, and more. Follow Kenny on Twitter @KennyMonday
Our second guest is a part of the one night tournament, and was one of the last men announced to be competing as he is a late replacement. Jesse Taylor is joining the show and we have tons to talk about. We will discuss how Jesse came to be a part of the tournament, how he feels about the format and how you train for an event like this. We will discuss the competition and much more. Follow Jesse on Twitter @JTMoneyMMA
The last hour of the show is one you don’t want to miss… The man closing out the show will be one half of the announcing team for BatteGrounds MMA. The Legendary Jim Ross is joining us to discuss this amazing night of fights. We will talk to Jim about joining Chael Sonnen on the broadcast team, announcing MMA, his thoughts on a one night tournament, and his love from MMA. We will also discuss Jim’s time behind the mic for some of the biggest Profesional Wrestling matches in history and how that will transfer over to this event. We will also discuss some BBQ with Jim and much more. Follow Mr. Ross on Twitter @JRsBBQ
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BattleGrounds MMA ‘O.N.E.’ will be distributed at a price point of $19.95 in the United States and Canada by Integrated Sports Media for live viewing, beginning at 10 p.m. EST/7 p.m. PST on both cable and satellite pay-per-view carriers iN DEMAND, DirecTV, DISH and Avail-TVN in the United States and Bell TV, Rogers, SaskTel, TELUS, MTS SHAW PPV in Canada. A pre-show will begin at 9 p.m. EST/6 p.m. PST. In addition, the event will be available online as an iPPV at a price point of $19.95 on Go Fight Live (www.gfl.tv).
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross and recently retired UFC superstar Chael Sonnen will call the action live from cageside.
The live PPV main card will be headlined by the eight-man welterweight tournament that will award its winner a grand prize of $50,000. BattleGrounds MMA is the promotion led by Olympic wrestling gold medalist Kenny Monday.