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NameBJ Penn
NicknameThe Prodigy
Height5' 9"
Weight155 lbs.
Reach70.0"
Leg Reach
BirthdateDecember 13th, 1978
Hometown
FIGHTER RECORD
Wins12
Losses12
Draws2
NC0
RESULT OPPONENT EVENT METHOD BOUT RD TIME
Loss Ryan Hall UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2
December 29th, 2018
Submission
Heel Hook - After Drop to Ground
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 2:46
Loss Dennis Siver UFC Fight Night: Chiesa vs. Lee
June 25th, 2017
Majority Decision
Gerald Ritter 27 - 29. Cardo Urso 28 - 29. Marcos Rosales 28 - 28.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Loss Yair Rodriguez UFC Fight Night: Rodriguez vs. Penn
January 15th, 2017
KO/TKO
Head Punches - At Distance
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
2 0:24
Loss Frankie Edgar The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale
July 6th, 2014
KO/TKO
Head Punches - From Guard
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
3 4:16
Loss Rory MacDonald UFC on Fox: Henderson vs Diaz
December 8th, 2012
Unanimous Decision
Marcos Rosales 27 - 30. Lester Griffin 26 - 30. Sal D'amato 26 - 30.
Welterweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00

Loss
Nick Diaz UFC 137: Penn vs Diaz
October 29th, 2011
Unanimous Decision
Roy Silbert 28 - 29. Tony Weeks 27 - 29. Adalaide Byrd 28 - 29.
Welterweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Draw Jon Fitch UFC 127: Penn vs Fitch
February 26th, 2011
Majority Decision
Chris Lee 28 - 28. Sal D'amato 28 - 28. Barry Foley 28 - 29.
Welterweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00

Win
Matt Hughes UFC 123: Rampage vs Machida
November 20th, 2010
KO/TKO
Head Punch - Standing
Welterweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 0:21
Loss Frankie Edgar UFC 118: Edgar vs Penn 2
August 28th, 2010
Unanimous Decision
Cecil Peoples 50 - 45. David Ginsberg 50 - 45. Sal D'amato 50 - 45.
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
5 5:00
Loss Frankie Edgar UFC 112: Invincible
April 10th, 2010
Unanimous Decision
Andy Roberts 46 - 49. Sal D'amato 47 - 48. Doug Crosby 45 - 50.
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
5 5:00
Win Diego Sanchez UFC 107: Penn vs Sanchez
December 12th, 2009
KO/TKO
Doctor's Stoppage - Facial Cut
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
5 2:37

Win
Kenny Florian UFC 101: Declaration
August 8th, 2009
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
4 3:54
Loss Georges St-Pierre UFC 94: St-Pierre vs Penn 2
January 31st, 2009
KO/TKO
Corner Stoppage
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
4 5:00
Win Sean Sherk UFC 84: Ill Will
May 24th, 2008
KO/TKO
Flying KneeHead
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
3 5:00

Win
Joe Stevenson UFC 80: Rapid Fire
January 19th, 2008
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
2 4:02
Win Jens Pulver The Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale
June 23rd, 2007
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
2 3:12

Loss
Matt Hughes UFC 63: Hughes vs Penn
September 23rd, 2006
KO/TKO
Head Punches - From Crucifix
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
3 3:53
Loss Georges St-Pierre UFC 58: USA vs Canada
March 4th, 2006
Split Decision
Marcos Rosales 29 - 28. Cecil Peoples 28 - 29. Nelson Hamilton 29 - 28.
Welterweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Matt Hughes UFC 46: Supernatural
January 31st, 2004
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
1 4:39
Draw Caol Uno UFC 41: Onslaught
February 28th, 2003
Split Decision
Tony Mullinax 47 - 48. Doug Crosby 48 - 46. Steve Rice 48 - 48.
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
5 5:00
Win Matt Serra UFC 39: The Warriors Return
September 27th, 2002
Unanimous Decision
Doug Crosby 29 - 28. Jeff Mullen 29 - 28. Cecil Peoples 29 - 28.
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Paul Creighton UFC 37: High Impact
May 10th, 2002
KO/TKO
Head Punches - From Mount
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
2 3:23
Loss Jens Pulver UFC 35: Throwdown
January 11th, 2002
Majority Decision
Jeff Mullen 47 - 47. Tony Mullinax 48 - 47. Doug Crosby 48 - 45.
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
5 5:00
Win Caol Uno UFC 34: High Voltage
November 2nd, 2001
KO/TKO
Head Punches - At Distance
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 0:11
Win Din Thomas UFC 32: Showdown in the Meadowlands
June 29th, 2001
KO/TKO
Knee to Head At Distance
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 2:42
Win Joey Gilbert UFC 31: Locked and Loaded
May 4th, 2001
KO/TKO
Head Punches - From Back Control
Lightweight
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 4:57