MMA Chronicles

BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 59 // Mike Perry | BJ Penn

www.bjpenn.com Posted 10:26 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Jason Kindschy

BJPENN Radio returns live at 8PM ET/5PM PT with a special Thanksgiving episode! 8:15PM ET- First up we are joined by UFC welterweight and knockout artist, “Platinum” Mike Perry. With a showdown against Santiago Ponzinibbio approaching quickly, we’ll catch up with Perry as he prepares for yet another highlight-reel knockout in Canada on December 16th.... The post BJPENN.COM Radio Ep. 59 // Mike Per...

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VIDEO | Frank Mir Believes Fedor is Still ‘Extremely Dangerous’ Despite MMA’s Evolution

www.bjpenn.com Posted 8:14 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Justin Golightly

The bells of nostalgia are calling and have summoned a Bellator heavyweight grand prix that will drop early next year. Among all of the UFC veterans and MMA legends involved, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will take on the illustrious Fedor Emelianenko. Despite being far removed from his prime and experiencing some devastating losses,... The post VIDEO | Frank Mir Believes Fedor is Stil...

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Daniel Cormier Releases a Statement on the Volkan Oezdemir Situation

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:07 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Justin Golightly

It’s common knowledge now that Daniel Cormier was slated to defend his UFC light heavyweight title against Volkan Oezdemir. There was no official announcement, but the two have both let it slip that UFC 220 in Boston was going to be the date. That was, until an altercation at a bar ended up putting everything... The post Daniel Cormier Releases a Statement on the Volkan Oezdemir Situation appeared...

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Jose Aldo Threatens to ‘Smother’ Max Holloway After His Injury Jabs

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:32 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Justin Golightly

When Max Holloway stepped into the cage with former featherweight king Jose Aldo for the first time, he took Aldo out in the third round. Something was missing though, which caused a lot of people to ask, ‘What if?’ Absent were the infamous and thundering leg kicks from the previous champ. It is one of... The post Jose Aldo Threatens to ‘Smother’ Max Holloway After His Injury Jabs appeared first o...

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Coach Warns That Conor McGregor’s Hands are Even Better Now For MMA Return

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:53 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Justin Golightly

The much-anticipated return of Conor McGregor won’t go down until April or mid-2018, but good things come to those who wait. For a long while, it seemed like it was nearly a done deal that his opponent when he returned back to the Octagon would Nate Diaz, but those talks slowly went quiet and more... The post Coach Warns That Conor McGregor’s Hands are Even Better Now For MMA Return appeared first...

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Tyron Woodley: Colby Covington ‘is never going to fight again’ after he faces me

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 3:00 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Milan Ordoñez
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Tyron Woodley reacts to the possibility of him defending his title against Colby Covington. Colby Covington has not been shy about his intentions to fight Tyron Woodley for the UFC welterweight title. And so far, he has been going about his campaign like many in the UFC attempt when calling for a title shot: trash talk. Woodley, for his part, has not been too reactive to Covington until Monday’s e...

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Covington to Werdum: ‘You can’t attack someone because of free speech’

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 2:00 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Milan Ordoñez
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Colby Covington reacts to Fabricio Werdum’s statements regarding their scuffle and boomerang throwing incident in Sydney last week. According to Fabricio Werdum, it was Colby Covington who initiated their physical altercation in Sydney late last week that led to boomerangs being thrown. On Monday’s episode of The MMA Hour, Covington gave his side of the story. As stated by the controversial welter...

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Teen dead from severe dehydration ahead of planned Muay Thai bout

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 1:00 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Nick Baldwin
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A Perth teenager died last week from severe hydration while cutting weight ahead of a planned Muay Thai bout. An 18-year-old woman died last week during a weight cut ahead of a planned Muay Thai bout. Jessica Lindsay, a native of Perth, Australia, went for a run Nov. 10 to cut the last few pounds needed to make the 141-pound limit of her amateur bout, which was scheduled to take place Nov. 11 in P...

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Paige VanZant’s return in the works for UFC Fight Night in St. Louis

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:58 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Tom Taylor
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According to a report from MMAFighting.com, strawweight star Paige VanZant will finally return to the cage on January 14, when the UFC touches down in St. Louis, MO. Her return will occur in the new UFC women’s flyweight division, where she is expected to battle recent UFC roster addition Jessica-Rose Clark. Though Paige VanZant was briefly... The post Paige VanZant’s return in the works for UFC F...

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Paige VanZant’s return in the works for UFC Fight Night in St. Louis

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:58 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Tom Taylor

According to a report from MMAFighting.com, strawweight star Paige VanZant will finally return to the cage on January 14, when the UFC touches down in St. Louis, MO. Her return will occur in the new UFC women’s flyweight division, where she is expected to battle recent UFC roster addition Jessica-Rose Clark. Though Paige VanZant was briefly... The post Paige VanZant’s return in the works for UFC F...

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Tyron Woodley trashes Colby Covington: He’s embarrassing himself

www.bjpenn.com Posted 12:38 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Tom Taylor

Over the last few weeks, surging UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington has been ceaselessly campaigning for a title fight with UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, lambasting him at every possible opportunity. On Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour, Woodley fired back in a big way. “When I’m looking down the scope and I’m looking through... The post Tyron Woodley trashes Colby Covington: He’...

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Boxing odds: Sergey Kovalev heavily favored to win this Saturday

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 12:00 PM Nov 21, 2017 by Fraser Coffeen
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Get the odds here for Sergey Kovalev’s return to the ring this Saturday, live on HBO. Saturday night on HBO, former Light Heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev looks to rebound from his back to back losses to Andre Ward when he takes on Vyacheslav Shabranskyy. Here are the current odds, courtesy of Bovada: Sergey Kovalev -1600 Vyacheslav Shabranskyy +800 With a record of 30-2-1 with 26 KOs, it’s no ...

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Patrick Cote: I doubt Georges St-Pierre fights at 185 again, I think he might retire

www.bloodyelbow.com Posted 11:00 AM Nov 21, 2017 by Anton Tabuena
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Patrick Cote thinks his former training partner in GSP might just hang up the gloves. Shortly after Georges St-Pierre’s big win at UFC 217 that saw him win his second belt in as many divisions, the natural question was always “what’s next?” Will he unify the belts with interim champion Robert Whittaker? Will he drop down to 170? If you ask his friend and former training partner in Patrick Cote, GS...

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Listen to the UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Conference Call Here

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:00 AM Nov 21, 2017 by Adam Conklin
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The penultimate UFC PPV of 2017 will feature one of the most important featherweight championship fights in history. Defending champion Max Holloway will put his belt on the line for the first time in a rematch against former champ, Jose Aldo. The belt changed hands in their first fight as Holloway escaped early trouble to... The post Listen to the UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Conference Call Here...

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Listen to the UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Conference Call Here

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:00 AM Nov 21, 2017 by Adam Conklin

The penultimate UFC PPV of 2017 will feature one of the most important featherweight championship fights in history. Defending champion Max Holloway will put his belt on the line for the first time in a rematch against former champ, Jose Aldo. The belt changed hands in their first fight as Holloway escaped early trouble to... The post Listen to the UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Conference Call Here...

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