Tag Archives | BJ Penn

BJ Penn: “To the doubters, go put all your money on Lamas!”

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn will return to the octagon on October 15 when he squares off with former UFC featherweight title challenger Ricardo Lamas in the main event of UFC Manila. The UFC Hall of Fame fighter, Penn, recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris […]

BJ Penn targeted to return at UFC Manila this October

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn will return to the octagon on October 15 in Manila, Philippines, when he meets former UFC featherweight title challenger Ricardo Lamas. The UFC Hall of Fame fighter, Penn, has not stepped foot in the cage since his July 2014 loss […]

BJ Penn vs. Dennis Siver set for UFC 199

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn (16-10-2) will return to the octagon this summer when he squares off with Dennis Siver (22-11 MMA) in a featherweight bout at June’s UFC 199 pay-per-view event in Inglewood, California. UFC officials just made the announcement. “The Prodigy” will return […]

BJ Penn has verbally agreed to an opponent for March’s UFC 196 event!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     Former two-division UFC champion and recent UFC Hall of Fame inductee BJ “The Prodigy” Penn has decided to come out of retirement and has agreed to fight a soon-to-be-announced opponent at March’s UFC 196 event in Las Vegas. Penn last fought in July of 2014, where […]

BJ Penn wants to return and fight Nik Lentz at 145lbs!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Fight fans may in fact get one more chance to see former 2 division UFC champion BJ “The Prodigy” Penn scrap inside the octagon, as the recent UFC Hall of Fame inductee announced on ‘UFC Tonight’ that he wants to return to fight featherweight Nik […]

BJ Penn has kind words for injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Former two-division UFC champion and recent UFC Hall Of Fame inductee, B.J. Penn, was happy that current UFC featherweight champion and former training partner Jose Aldo decided not to fight while injured at this past weekend’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. “The Prodigy” told […]