UFC & MMA News, Updates, Discussion & Virtual Betting
 
UFC & MMA NewsMMA RankingsHomeCalendarPublicationsFAQSearchMemberlistUsergroupsRegisterLog in
Most active topic starters
Chrom
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
Triggerman99
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
drainbamage
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
Gecko
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
9Teen_AT4
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
Krieger
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
butterknifeninja
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
stock
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
FistK
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
samger2
BJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_lcapBJ Penn expecting November fight Voting_barBJ Penn expecting November fight Vote_rcap 
Latest topics
» Khabib vs McGregor Chaos
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptySun Oct 14, 2018 7:45 pm by Chrom

» UFC 229 Free Fight: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Michael Johnson
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyThu Oct 04, 2018 7:02 pm by Chrom

» UFC 229 Free Fight: Conor McGregor vs Eddie Alvarez
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyThu Oct 04, 2018 7:01 pm by Chrom

» UFC 229 Free Fight: Conor McGregor vs Chad Mendes
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyThu Oct 04, 2018 7:00 pm by Chrom

» Could Stipe Miocic Be UFC's 'Next Great Heavyweight'?
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyThu Oct 04, 2018 3:59 pm by Chrom

» Hiiiiiiiii
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyThu Oct 04, 2018 3:57 pm by Chrom

» Anyone doing BJJ?
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptySat Jan 27, 2018 6:49 pm by DEP

» mmastandard.forumotion.com is our temp url
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptySat Jan 20, 2018 10:24 am by Chrom

» UFC 220 Countdown: Full Episode
BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyFri Jan 19, 2018 1:47 pm by Chrom

Affiliates
June 2019
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
CalendarCalendar
Similar topics
Affiliates
free forum


Share
 

 BJ Penn expecting November fight

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Triggerman99
Title Holder
Title Holder
Triggerman99

Posts : 5979
Standard Cash : 57646
Reputation : 511
Join date : 2011-07-11
Age : 38
Location : New York

BJ Penn expecting November fight Empty
PostSubject: BJ Penn expecting November fight   BJ Penn expecting November fight EmptyThu Jul 28, 2016 5:47 pm

Quote :
UFC president Dana White, in a recent interview with TMZ Sports, said that if B.J. Penn could go back and do it over again that the UFC Hall of Fame member would “do things differently if he could.” White’s comments were in response to being asked about fighters that didn’t live up to their potential.

Hawaiian news outlet Khon2.com caught up with Penn during the opening of a UFC gym in Hawaii and “The Prodigy” responded to White’s remarks.

“It’s flattering and it makes you sad at the same time,” Penn said about White’s comments. “It’s strange for me to talk, because it’s like one side we’re talking about this Hall-of-Fame career guy, and on the other side, I’m just trying to prove myself.

“You got to talk about two different people, two different BJs at times. It’s his opinion and he’s entitled to that, and all I can do for my side is get in there and show them,” he added. “Maybe Dana White will look back and be like, ‘You know what? Look at him now. That guy really did reach his full potential.’”

Penn, 37, hasn’t fought since July 2014. He retired following a third loss to Frankie Edgar at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale. In January, Penn announced his intentions of returning to competing in the featherweight division. He was expected to face Dennis Siver at UFC 199 in June, but was removed from the fight card after being flagged for an anti-doping violation for out-of-competition, medically administered IV use. He was suspended for 180 days and anticipates a November return.

“The fight now should be around November,” Penn said. “That’s when we’re looking to come back, so we’re going to talk to the UFC and 100-percent, we want to get back out there, 145 (pounds), and we’re gonna do this. See where this takes us.

“One-hundred percent, I’m going to fight again.”


http://www.mmaweekly.com/bj-penn-expects-to-return-in-november-reponds-to-dana-whites-comments
Back to top Go down
View user profile
 
BJ Penn expecting November fight
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» predictions and thoughts about games on 7th November
» FIGHT CLUB IS STALKING YOU
» Henley Marks - Friday 11th November & SCHEDULE
» My first dive at eccy delph - 8th November
» Redditch Annual Boxing Festival

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
The MMA Standard :: UFC-
Jump to: