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The Weird Battle Of Words Between BJ Penn And Nik Lentz Continues

The fact that BJ Penn came out of retirement to call out Nik Lentz of all people is pretty strange, but the ongoing war of words between them, and in particular ‘The Carny’s’ responses, have taken the weirdness to a whole new level. The latest salvo was initiated by Penn while appearing on The MMA […]
Via Fight Of The Night
January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

BJ Penn Calls Out Nik Lentz; Gets Response

UFC Lightweight legend BJ Penn has decided to come back out of retirement again at the age of 37 and has called out Nik Lentz to a fight at featherweight after an ongoing war of words between the two. “@niklentz this is a formal challenge for Nik Lentz to meet me in the octagon March […]
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January 14, 2016  |  Discuss

BJ Penn challenges Nik Lentz to face him at UFC 197 in March

UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn appears ready to come out of retirement after challenging Nik Lentz to a fight at UFC 197 as part of the card featuring Rafael dos Anjos against Conor McGregor.Penn just recently traveled to Albuquerque, New Mexico to star working with coach Greg Jackson and his team at Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA and now it appears the former lightweight and welterweight champion...
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January 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz Thrashes BJ Penn In Original Poem

Nik Lentz (pictured) is a poet, and BJ Penn didn’t even know it.Lentz just took his smack-talk game to a whole new level, unleashing an extended diss poem at the expense Penn.As you might recall, Penn appeared on “UFC Tonight” last month to continue his public beef with nutritionist Mike Dolce, and proceeded to bring Lentz into the fray.Penn said, “I’m sick and tired of...
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October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

BJ Penn, Nik Lentz and why this fight should not happen

When BJ Penn (16-10-2) took to UFC Tonight on Wednesday to call out respected MMA nutritionist Mike Dolce and UFC vet Nik Lentz (25-7-2), it came as a bit of a surprise to fans who believed Penn had hung up his gloves for good after an emotional loss to Frankie Edgar last summer in Las Vegas. How did Dolce and Lentz react to Penn’s words? Let’s just say one took the high road...
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October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

BJ Penn Wants To Fight Nik Lentz To Shut Mike Dolce Up

On the latest edition of UFC Tonight, retired UFC legend BJ Penn stated his interest in coming out of retirement to fight Nik Lentz as a way of settling an ongoing feud with former fighter turned diet guru Mike Dolce. Before we go any further let’s hit the rewind button to understand the bad blood between the two men. It all stems from when Penn hired Dolce to help him cut down...
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October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 67: Charles Oliveira vs. Nik Lentz (Video Highlights)

Charles Oliveira (pictured) put on quite the showing in front of his Brazilian brethren Saturday at UFC Fight Night 67. He used his knees and elbows to soften a game Nik Lentz up before sealing the deal in the third round. Oliveira jumped on Lentz’ neck with a tight guillotine choke and Lentz was forced to cry uncle. The official stoppage came at the 1:10 mark.The two walked away...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Charles Oliveira Taps Out Nik Lentz In Entertaining UFC Fight Night 67 Battle

Charles Oliveira claimed victory tonight at UFC Fight Night 67 in his rematch with Nik Lentz, but he had to work very hard for it in an action-packed battle that was finally put to bed with a third round guillotine submission. Round One: Both men kick together. Lentz kicks to the body and gets the body lock looking for a takedown. Oliveira defending this against the cage for...
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May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Nik Lentz falls ill, fight cancelled for UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Thatch

Top 10 featherweight contender Nik Lentz has fallen ill with the flu forcing him to withdraw from his bout on Saturday night against Levan Makashvili. UFC officials confirmed the news on Friday just before the FOX Sports 1 UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Thatch weigh-ins kicked off. Lentz was taking on Makashvili as the featured bout on the preliminary card airing on FOX Sports 1...
Via Fox Sports
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Chad Mendes one step closer to title shot after besting Nik Lentz

Video: Highlights: Mendes vs. Lentz There was just something about Nik Lentz and his pre-fight interviews that got under Chad Mendes' skin. Several times leading up to the bout on Saturday, Mendes remarked how Lentz was just too cocky and talked too much trash for a fighter that hadn't proved himself against an elite featherweight so he was going to teach him a lesson in the Octagon...
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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