"I shouldn't have come back."
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight and welterweight champion, BJ Penn, has retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) following a third-round technical knockout loss to Frankie Edgar in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale, which took place on July 6, 2014, inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
See how it all went down right here.
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In a night punctuated by a string of upsets, Chris Camozzi had some less than kind words for his opponent Bruno Santos, after Camozzi dropped a split decision loss.
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Standing elbow, standing elbow, knee to the face, STOP! That's how Melvin Guillard finished Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante earlier this afternoon (Sat., July 5, 2014) at World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 11, which took place at Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, Florida. It was a barnburner from the get-go, with both fighters launching bombs and winging away until the referee had seen enough midway through round two. Too bad he will be unable to enjoy the spoils of victory fully. For detailed punch-by-punch c more
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The US Men's soccer team faced Belgium for the right to play Argentina in the quarterfinals of the FIFA World Cup. Here's how the MMA world watched and reacted to the game.
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Standing in the way of an American appearance in the quar more
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) -- acting as its own regulatory body overseas -- has released the UFC Fight Night 43 medical suspensions and corresponding injuries for those fighters competing at the "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last weekend (Sat., June 28, 2014) in Auckland, New Zealand.
And local hero Soa Palelei is leaving a little worse for the wear.
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