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Apr 19, 2015 8:10 pm

Beneil Dariush Wants To Stay Active, But May Need A Break After Win Over Jim Miller

  UFC lightweight Beneil Dariush defeated veteran Jim Miller on Saturday at UFC on FOX 15. At the post-fight press conference Dariush expressed his desire to take some more time off between his next fight, after taking this one on about 30 days notice. “Fighting consistently has been really important for me. I feel like...

Apr 19, 2015 4:13 pm

Paige VanZant: ‘I’m Still Growing, Plan On Getting Better Every Fight’

  UFC strawweight and potential new star, Paige VanZant, put on quite the show against Felice Herrig at UFC on FOX15. The Team Alpha Male fighter beat up TUF alumni with relative ease. Her pace was too much for Herrig and VanZant ended up winning via unanimous decision. VanZant, at the post-fight press conference, about...


Apr 19, 2015 6:59 am

Chris Weidman: ‘I’m The Best At Everything’

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold did to Lyoto Machida in two rounds what the champion, Chris Weidman, couldn’t do in 5 full rounds. Now, the two men have already started the back and forth, calling each other out and promising victory over the other man. During the FOX Sports post-fight broadcast, Weidman explained–to Rockhold’s  friend and...

Apr 19, 2015 6:24 am

‘McGregor Is Just Looking For Publicity, I Don’t Take Him Seriously’

“I don’t take that dude seriously. He’s just trying to get himself some publicity.” Earlier this week, Conor McGregor jumped into the mix of names who randomly call out Floyd Mayweather when he stated he would ‘kill Floyd Mayweather in less than thirty seconds.” TMZ Sports spoke with Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather and he apparently scoffed...

Apr 18, 2015 11:53 am

Machida — Two Year Suspension Too Much For PED Failure

“I think if it’s for everyone, it’s going to be good,” he said. “If it’s fair for everyone, it’s going to be good for every fighter. Because now you have more control. You can train very calm. You are not thinking about anything. You’re not thinking about your opponent, because they’re going to test every...

Apr 17, 2015 10:00 am

Luke Rockhold: “I wish Nothing Good for Vitor Belfort”

“I don’t think Vitor deserves anything. I wish nothing good for him. I think Weidman’s the better fighter and I think he’s going to go out there and win. If Vitor were to win, sure it would be sweet to go out there and get my revenge and take the title from him, of course.”...

Apr 17, 2015 9:59 am

New Hot Girl? UFC Females Weigh In

“I think it’s pretty obvious what’s going on. They’re selling sex. You can’t be mad at her. It’s not her fault. If I was her I’d ride that gravy train all the way to the bank, because you know this kind of career isn’t going to last forever.” – INVICTA FC’s Tonya Evinger “In the...

Apr 17, 2015 9:17 am

Dana White Confirms Dec. 5 Booking Of Madison Square Garden

“We have a date. You know we’re going to have a lot of New Yorkers fighting on the New York card. We do that in every market we go in. Plus, the first ever at the Garden, I mean, some of these guys’ dreams are to fight at the Garden.” Even though kickboxing and boxing...

Apr 17, 2015 9:01 am

Chicano! Salsa With Canelo

When ‘Canelo’ Alvarez isn’t cracking sparring partners in the face or shadowboxing underwater, he’s busting a move in the ring! Watch Alvarez do some killer salsa in the video below. #Repost from @jessimaldonadotv with @repostapp — Eye candy for my girls on social media @canelopower getting ready for #CaneloVSKirkland and getting down with @romeosantos tunes....

Apr 16, 2015 8:40 pm

New Champ Has “Rowdy” Ambitions

“I’m going to stay at 115. In the future, if they’re going to make a new division for 125, then I’m going to move and I’m going to be champion again. And then I will think about 135, but we will see.” UFC Strawweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk took the world by storm when she won...

Apr 15, 2015 6:22 pm

Press Release: Layzie the Savage, Jon Kirschner Join BJPENN.COM Staff

Hilo, HI – As part of our continued dedication to promoting and covering the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA), BJPENN.COM, the world’s largest independently owned and operated MMA news source, would like announce the hirings of Michael Mardones and Jonathan Kirschner. Mardones, who is affectionately known in the MMA world as ‘Layzie The Savage‘,...

Apr 14, 2015 5:34 pm

Machida: ‘Rockhold Is Going to Leave this Fight Uglier’

“I hear people talking about it, but I try not to focus too much on that. I look to focus on my strategy… At that moment, beauty won’t make a difference, it doesn’t matter if you’re good looking or not. Your technique, your drive, that’s what you should carry with you. I try to become...

Apr 14, 2015 12:25 pm

WATCH! Pacquiao Mistook Bieber for Random Mayweather Fan

Manny Pacquiao sits down with Michelle Beadle of HBO Sports and shares his thoughts on the time pop star Justin Bieber walked onto stage. Pacquiao didn’t know who he was and thought it was a fan! Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are set to duke it out on May 2, 2015. BJPENN.COM IS YOUR #1...

Apr 14, 2015 10:15 am

Manny Pacquiao Hanging Out with Ronda Rousey

In the midst of preparing for their huge pay-per-view bouts, Ronda Rousey and Manny Pacquiao were seen hanging out together earlier this week. Thank you for visiting me @RondaRousey and for your support. God Bless! pic.twitter.com/Dcflha6aFR — Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) April 14, 2015 Ronda Rousey will be defending her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Brazilian...

Apr 14, 2015 10:10 am

HE’S BACK! Chael Sonnen Training for HIs Next Match

Chael Sonnen is making his way back to combat sports competition as he walks onto the mat at Metamoris 6 to take on Renato Sobral. Watch Sonnen get back in the gym and get ready for his match! A video posted by sonnench (@sonnench) on Apr 14, 2015 at 12:38pm PDT SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke...

Apr 14, 2015 10:03 am

Preview for ‘The Notorious’, Six Part Documentary on McGregor

A six-part documentary based around one of the most polarizing figures in UFC history is set to air on Fox Sports 1. SportsJoe learned that “The Notorious”, which originally aired on RTE2, has been picked up by Fox Sports 1 who will air the series leading up to McGregor’s fight with UFC Featherweight Champion Jose...

Apr 14, 2015 9:41 am

Dominick Cruz on the Path to Recovery

Dominick Cruz came back to the octagon in September and knocked out Takeya Mizugaki in devestating fashion on Fox Sports 1. After trying to lobby for a title shot, the former champion suffered another ACL tear. Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz is slowly recovering from his torn ACL injury. Check him out rehabilitating his...

Apr 13, 2015 1:21 pm

Paige VanZant: ‘I’m In Such A Positive Place, With Team Alpha Male’

UFC strawweight and Team Alpha Male Member Paige VanZant recently talked to FOX Sports. Check out what she had to say about being on the popular MMA team. “I grew up really fast.  I was always just ahead of my time. I’m surrounded by people who care about me. Urijah (Faber) really cares about me,...

Apr 12, 2015 11:21 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Wants To Be A Two-Division Champ, Looks Up To Ronda Rousey

  UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk went on Reddit and answered questions from fans. The questions ranged from all sorts of topics, both MMA related and not. Check out some of her answers below. When asked, if the UFC created a 125 lb. women’s weight division would you try to become the first women to win...

Apr 12, 2015 6:24 am

UFC Signs New Foreign TV Deal

Fresh off their first event in Poland, the UFC has signed a new deal with Extreme Sports Channel. ESC is operated by AMC Networks International–Zone. The channel will now have exclusive rights to show live UFC events, as well as other programming from the UFC. The deal is for four years. Here’s what Chief Business...

Apr 11, 2015 2:11 pm

UFC Fight Night 64: KO! Cro Cop Avenges Loss Against Gonzaga

Mirko Cro Cop is back! Cro Cop seemed gun-shy and cautious when it came to standing with Gonzaga. Whenever Gonzaga would charge forward, Cro Cop would run backwards and then reset to the middle of the octagon. Gonzaga trapped him against the cage wall and as Cro Cop ran to the center Gonzaga took him...

Apr 11, 2015 10:46 am

CM Punk to Haters: ‘SHUT UP’

The people who are mad or think this is an embarrassment to the UFC or the sport? I used to not be able to ride a bike. So when I was learning how to ride a bike, does Lance Armstrong come up to me and say: Who the f— are you, trying to learn how...

Apr 9, 2015 11:39 am

Rockhold: ‘Cheaters Are Cheaters, No Special Treatment For Anderson Silva’

“I don’t understand it. A cheater is a cheater to me and he should pay the penalties, it should be no different. Everybody looks at it different because he doesn’t have the physique that shows off like Vitor (Belfort) and a lot of other guys have a lot more size to them. I think people...

Apr 9, 2015 11:10 am

Nate Diaz Nixes Brown Talk — “Nah, I’m fighting Pettis’

Last night on FOX Sports’ UFC Tonight, on FOX Sports 1, the UFC crew announced an intriguing welterweight bout between Nate Diaz and Matt Brown. In typical Diaz fashion, Nate is now casting a cloud over the new UFC announcement. Nah I'm fighting Pettis — Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) April 9, 2015 The two fan-favorites are...