EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn on his drive to fight despite the setbacks: ‘I miss the confrontation’

the prodigy

Two-time, two-weight UFC champion BJ Penn is busy training for another competition in the Octagon. The UFC Hall of Fame legend will be taking on rising star Yair Rodriguez in the featherweight UFC Fight Night 103 main event on January 15. We got to catch up with our namesake as the fight approaches and asked…

The post EXCLUSIVE | BJ Penn on his drive to fight despite the setbacks: ‘I miss the confrontation’ appeared first on | BJPenn.com.

Continue Reading

UFC stars including St-Pierre and Cerrone, former Bellator boss Rebney announce MMA Athletes Association to challenge UFC

A group of five UFC fighters and former Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney today announced the formation of the MMA Athletes Association, which seeks to organize fighters with the aim of getting better treatment from the industry-leader.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC Continue Reading

St-Pierre, Cerrone, Velasquez and more announce ‘industry re-defining’ Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association

mma union association

On Monday, it was announced in a press release that some major names in the sport of mixed martial arts were going to make a “industry re-defining” announcement on Wednesday. Many were speculating the announcement to have to do with a fighter’s union or association and it was revealed on the media conference call to…

The post St-Pierre, Cerrone, Velasquez and more announce ‘industry re-defining’ Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association appeared first on | BJPenn.com.

Continue Reading