MMA Explanation on how "BJ Penn walked away from the title" please?

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  1. CyberEye

    CyberEye Oh god, the voices

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    Watching TUF tonight, my gf asked how he walked away from his title, and I honestly didn't know what to say lol. What exactly happened???
     
  2. Maestro Nobones

    Maestro Nobones Great Job! - GLAD DADS CREW

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    I think he breached his contract by fighting in another promotion
     
  3. AK-47

    AK-47 Banned

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    didn't he start fighting for K1 or something like that?
     
  4. VulgarTheClown

    VulgarTheClown A child and a gun.....go together like apple pie a

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    He fought for K-1
     
  5. misfits

    misfits Well-Known Member

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    Was this the same situation as Josh Barnett?
     
  6. Bausk

    Bausk New Member

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    That makes more sense to me than what people try to make it out to sound like. I have only heard that BJ said he wanted to "defend his UFC title once or twice a year", when in reality he said he "wanted to have the opportunity to fight in other organizations and defend his UFC title once or twice a year."
     
  7. Degenerate

    Degenerate Optimus Riem! OT Supporter

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    he was scared of Matt Hughes and he knew his win was a fluke so he bolted
     
  8. HumungusMMA

    HumungusMMA Guest

    Barnett was stripped of the title for using roids and straight-up left the UFC rather than trying to redeem himself. He then spent some time doing pro-wrestling and fighting shady fights or lame-ass opponents. His big comeback to the world MMA scene was his disastrous first fight with crocop.
     
  9. gtpjim

    gtpjim New Member

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    Hughes will tool BJ. :wavey:
     
  10. damiand

    damiand Proceed

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    And now hes going to be the GP winner/runner up. :bowdown:
     

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