Two-division UFC champion BJ Penn spoke with members of the media ahead of the TUF 19 Finale, where he discussed a variety of topics including how he feels at featherweight and whether he may retire following the event on Sunday. more
LAS VEGAS – UFC President Dana White said he and fellow fight fans will always have a special place in their heart for MMA legends like B.J. Penn.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar expects a different BJ Penn but the same result in their third fight at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale on July 5. more
Is this the last hurrah for the future hall of famer?
Former two-division champion, BJ Penn, will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon when he takes on former lightweight rival and fellow reality show coach Frankie Edgar in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale, which takes place this Sunday night (July 6, 2014) inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
And if he loses, expect Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White to "push" for his retire more
The same weekend, coincidentally, that his former rival-turned friend, B.J. Penn, also walked away from the sport. This past Fourth of July weekend (July 6, 2014) saw not one, but two mixed martial arts (MMA) veterans and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champions call it a career.
While it may not be garnering the same buzz as B.J. Penn's retirement after he was finished by Frankie Edgar in the third round of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale main event (video), Jens P more
Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra knows exactly why the emotions recently got to fellow ex-titleholder B.J. Penn after his final fight.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
While the judges gave UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman a unanimous decision nod for his UFC 175 victory over Lyoto Machida, most observers would likely agree the final two frames were very competitive and could have gone Machida's way. The judges only gave Machida the fourth as did UFC President Dana White, according to his post-fight press conference comments.
Still, is that enough to get Machida a rematch? Probably not.
"I gave Machida the fourth round," White said when explaining his s more
Kid Nate looks back at last night's UFC 175 card the day after with commentary on Dana White, Ronda Rousey, Weidman vs. Machida, Uriah Hall, Stefan Struve and the rest of the card.? We talked in depth about Weidman vs Machida last night and I skipped it pretty much in this one -- quick review -- 4.5 stars, watch it now if you understand what you're seeing and understand high level MMA. more
B.J. Penn entered The Ultimate Fighter 19 yearning for a storybook finale to his already fabled fighting career. By the end though, his last act was simply another cruel reminder that the young devour the old in this unforgiving sport, and Father Time waits for no man, regardless of how celebrated or decorated they may be.
For the third time in as many tries, Penn fell short to Frankie Edgar on Sunday night. The weight class may have changed, and the stakes may have lessened, but this ending was more