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Completed MMA Bout

BJ Penn vs. Kenny Florian

Main Event | UFC Lightweight Championship | 155 lbs

Mmaweekly large "The Prodigy" BJ Penn
Mmaweekly large Kenny "KenFlo" Florian

Penn
Submission
Round 4

BJ Penn Kenny Florian

"The Prodigy" "KenFlo"

13-5-1   Pro Record At Fight   11-3-0
Climbed to 14-5   Record After Fight   Fell to 11-4
-255 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +205 (Moderate Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   Us United States
Hilo, Hawaii   Fighting out of   Brookline, Massachusetts
30 years, 7 months, 5 days   Age at Fight   33 years, 2 months, 6 days
155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   155.0 lbs (70.3 kgs)
5'9" (176cm)   Height   5'10" (178cm)
70.0" (178cm)   Reach   74.0" (188cm)
Jackson Wink MMA   Gym   Florian Martial Arts Center
UFC 101
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 101: Declaration
  • Date: Saturday 08.08.2009
  • Referee: Dan Miragliotta
  • Venue: Wachovia Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 11 of 11)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 155 lbs (70.3 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Penn Total Disclosed Pay: $60,000
  • Florian Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Lightweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Penn
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    TheDrinkableOne produces this MMA highlight video featuring BJ Penn vs. Kenny Florian pregame clips to hype their upcoming main event matchup.

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