Results for: Dana White Believes BJ Penn Will Probably Retire MMA in news

  • 2 years ago
  • 167 views
  • News

It's not the way he wanted it to go, but Saturday night may have marked the last appearance for B.J. Penn inside the UFC Octagon. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 28 views
  • News

Dana White said that if BJ Penn loses this third bout against Frankie Edgar, he will be pushing the former champion to retire. B.J. Penn has won UFC titles in two divisions, and as the sure-fire hall-of-fame fighter prepares to drop down on yet another weight class, Dana White has said that this may just be the last time he does compete for the promotion. According to the UFC president, if he doesn't win this third bout against Frankie Edgar, he will try to make 'the Prodigy' hang up the gloves. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 54 views
  • News

Last call! "This is B.J. Penn's last fight possibly. If he wins, we'll see what he does from there, but if he loses, I will actually push for him to retire.... It could be possibly watching Michael Jordan playing his last basketball game. It could be Tiger Woods' last golf game." -- Stop me if you've heard this one before ... okay, don't. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White appeared on FOX Sports 1 (via MMAFighting.com) earlier this evening to promote the organization's upc read news >>

  • a year ago
  • 152 views
  • News

UFC president Dana White wants to see BJ Penn retire. "BJ Penn absorbs every amount of punishment you can give him... He's taken a lot of damage and I don't want to see him take anymore." read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 68 views
  • News

BJ Penn retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) last Sunday, AND YOU WON'T BELIEVE WHAT HAPPENED NEXT! "BJ should continue to fight at 145. That crazy strategy should retire, not BJ. Kill the tip toe boxing stance. Kill the feet on hips guard. Kill the flat on the back defensive butterfly guard. 35 is not old. He's in amazing shape. He didn't lose because his body is breaking down. He lost the way he did because of that strange strategy. The whole world was confused. He should stay at 145, and fig read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 48 views
  • News

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 read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 72 views
  • News

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. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 42 views
  • News

B.J. Penn will forever be known as one of the most dominant lightweight champions MMA and the UFC have ever seen. That doesn’t mean the 35-year-old welterweight and lightweight champion should fight forever, though. Win or lose, UFC president Dana White thinks he needs to step in before allowing Penn to continue his career. “This is B.J.’s last fight possibly,” White said on Tuesday on Fox Sports 1. “If he wins, we’ll see what he does from there, but if he loses, I will actually push him for him read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 61 views
  • News

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White was on "America's Pregame" earlier this week via FOX Sports talking about his tough decision to fire Chael Sonnen (read the full transcript here), as well as his intention to coax BJ Penn into retirement with a loss to Frankie Edgar at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19 Finale this Sunday (July 6, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada (read that quote here). Of course, White also dishes some dirt of UFC 175 (results), the other major mixed martial arts ( read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 34 views
  • News

If B.J. Penn loses his TUF 19 Finale fight to Frankie Edgar on Sunday, UFC President Dana White will suggest to the fighter that he should retire from mixed martial arts. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
  • 35 views
  • News

B.J. Penn could be on the brink of a career rebirth at 145 pounds on Sunday night, when he meets Frankie Edgar in his featherweight debut. Or, the 35-year-old former welterweight and lightweight champion could be on the brink of retirement. If Penn loses to Edgar in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, his boss is going to suggest he walk away. "This is B.J. Penn's last fight possibly," UFC president Dana White said Tuesday on FOX Sports 1. "If he w read news >>

  • 7 months ago
  • 48 views
  • News

After seeing friend and former training partner Pat Barry suffer yet another knockout, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has seen enough. According to UFC president Dana White, Lesnar reached out to his former boss in an effort to convince Barry to call it a career. "Brock Lesnar called me and begged me to make [Barry] retire," White said during Saturday's media scrum. "He said, 'I don't consider too many people my friend and I consider Pat Barry a friend. Dana, you've got to get this read news >>

  • a year ago
  • 498 views
  • News

LAS VEGAS – On the night one of the UFC's superstars announced his retirement, the company's president sounded off on another pair of the sport's legends – B.J. Penn and Rich Franklin – and their futures. read news >>

  • a year ago
  • 189 views
  • News

Less than two weeks ago, the mixed martial arts world looked to New York with unfettered excitement. Now, UFC president Dana White believes MMA's legalization there is dead in the water. read news >>

<< Previous PageNext Page >>
<< Previous PageNext Page >>