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Ryan Bader to bring in a substantial amount over Reebok deal with personal sponsorships

www.bjpenn.com Posted 7:18 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Ryan Bader is one of the noteworthy fighters that jumped ship from the UFC to Bellator MMA recently. With going through the negotiation process between the two major mixed martial arts promotions, Bader ultimately felt like he would be better off changing things up and signing with Bellator. A big factor in Bader’s decision to... The post Ryan Bader to bring in a substantial amount over Reebok dea...

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Mark Hunt a bit disturbed by his action figure with man boobs and penis on display

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:01 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Mark Hunt has been a notable figure in the world of combat sports for a quite some time. With his many fights in K-1 Kickboxing championships and PRIDE in Japan, “The Super Samoan” has a big Japanese fan base. As a combat sports figure, there are lots of merchandise opportunities that companies seek and there... The post Mark Hunt a bit disturbed by his action figure with man boobs and penis on di...

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Mark Hunt a bit disturbed by his action figure with man boobs and penis on display

www.bjpenn.com Posted 6:01 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Russell Ess
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Mark Hunt has been a notable figure in the world of combat sports for a quite some time. With his many fights in K-1 Kickboxing championships and PRIDE in Japan, “The Super Samoan” has a big Japanese fan base. As a combat sports figure, there are lots of merchandise opportunities that companies seek and there... The post Mark Hunt a bit disturbed by his action figure with man boobs and penis on di...

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Ronda Rousey’s Judo coach discusses Rousey’s future

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:34 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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In 2016, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey returned to the UFC, after over a year away from the Octagon following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm, to fight Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title she once held. While Rousey hoped to return to the win column and reclaim the bantamweight title... The post Ronda Rousey’s Judo coach discusses Rousey’s future appeared first on | B...

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Ronda Rousey’s Judo coach discusses Rousey’s future

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:34 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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In 2016, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey returned to the UFC, after over a year away from the Octagon following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm, to fight Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title she once held. While Rousey hoped to return to the win column and reclaim the bantamweight title... The post Ronda Rousey’s Judo coach discusses Rousey’s future appeared first on | B...

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Johny Hendricks wants to retire Georges St-Pierre “again”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:11 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Back in 2013, UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre stepped into the Octagon against Johny Hendricks for a highly anticipated showdown that served as his ninth title defense. The fight was an extremely close one, which saw the judges award St-Pierre with a split decision win, marking his ninth successful title defense. The decision was undoubtably... The post Johny Hendricks wants to retire G...

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Johny Hendricks wants to retire Georges St-Pierre “again”

www.bjpenn.com Posted 5:11 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Back in 2013, UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre stepped into the Octagon against Johny Hendricks for a highly anticipated showdown that served as his ninth title defense. The fight was an extremely close one, which saw the judges award St-Pierre with a split decision win, marking his ninth successful title defense. The decision was undoubtably... The post Johny Hendricks wants to retire G...

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Unbeaten Fighters To Meet This July At TUF 25 Finale

fiveouncesofpain.com Posted 5:00 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Dana Becker

A pair of unbeaten lightweight prospects will meet at The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale, as Marc Diakese takes on Drakkar Klose. Set for July 7 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, the card does not yet have a headline bout. The finals of TUF 25 are expected to go down that night. Diakiese (12-0) […] The post Unbeaten Fighters To Meet This July At TUF 25 Finale appeared first on Five Ounces of Pain....

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‘Big’ John McCarthy explains why weight cutting is more dangerous than PEDs

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:46 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Two of the most talked about topics in MMA at the present time are performance enhancing drugs in MMA, and the dangers of weight cutting. While the UFC has partnered with USADA to crack down on the number of active fighters who use and abuse performance enhancing drugs, the question of what the UFC and... The post ‘Big’ John McCarthy explains why weight cutting is more dangerous than PEDs appeared...

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‘Big’ John McCarthy explains why weight cutting is more dangerous than PEDs

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:46 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Two of the most talked about topics in MMA at the present time are performance enhancing drugs in MMA, and the dangers of weight cutting. While the UFC has partnered with USADA to crack down on the number of active fighters who use and abuse performance enhancing drugs, the question of what the UFC and... The post ‘Big’ John McCarthy explains why weight cutting is more dangerous than PEDs appeared...

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Conor McGregor explains why single discipline fighters would be “killed” in fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:23 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell

Myself and @sbgcharlestown have been working together on unrestricted, unarmed fighting, since we are kids. Not much will change when I fight under the famed, yet very limited, Queensbury rules. No disrespect to single discipline fighters, from boxing to kicking to grappling, just know that understanding one style of fighting is simply not enough. You... The post Conor McGregor explains why single...

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Conor McGregor explains why single discipline fighters would be “killed” in fight

www.bjpenn.com Posted 4:23 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Myself and @sbgcharlestown have been working together on unrestricted, unarmed fighting, since we are kids. Not much will change when I fight under the famed, yet very limited, Queensbury rules. No disrespect to single discipline fighters, from boxing to kicking to grappling, just know that understanding one style of fighting is simply not enough. You... The post Conor McGregor explains why single...

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Dismal update emerges on Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather negotiation

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:29 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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While talk of a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing superfight has the entire combat sports community talking, updates regarding the potential scrap have continued to pour out. As of late however, updates have become less and less frequent in regards to the potential scrap. With Conor McGregor’s newborn son’s due date is rapidly... The post Dismal update emerges on Conor McGregor ...

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Dismal update emerges on Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather negotiation

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:29 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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While talk of a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing superfight has the entire combat sports community talking, updates regarding the potential scrap have continued to pour out. As of late however, updates have become less and less frequent in regards to the potential scrap. With Conor McGregor’s newborn son’s due date is rapidly... The post Dismal update emerges on Conor McGregor ...

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Report | Vitor Belfort retirement fight set for UFC 212

www.bjpenn.com Posted 3:03 PM Apr 28, 2017 by Evan Bell
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Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort has been on quite the skid as of late. The MMA legend went into 2016 hoping to build momentum on a 1st round KO win over Dan Henderson, however back to back TKO losses to Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza and Gegard Mousasi resulted in Belfort going winless in 2016. Following his... The post Report | Vitor Belfort retirement fight set for UFC 212 appeared first on | BJPenn.c...

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