View Full Version : BJ Penn to Train With Matt Hughes During UFC 127 Prep for Jon Fitch

01-29-2011, 09:42 PM
by Nick Thomas on Jan 29, 2011 10:53 AM EST in UFC News

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As he prepares for his UFC 127 main-event fight with Jon Fitch, former UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn will spend some time training with a former foe.

B.J. Penn comments on ESPN's "(Matt) Hughes uncertain about future of storied career" at BJPenn.com:

one thing is for sure about hughes!! hes coming to help me train for fitch!!!!! .

01-29-2011, 10:40 PM
Hughes has lost just about all of his explosiveness, not the best training partner. Penn should try Sonnen, he would be great for it being so much stronger than Fitch.

Kenny Powers
01-30-2011, 02:03 AM
Hughes? Why? Much respect because he's a great but he's irrelevant at this stage

01-30-2011, 08:12 PM
Penn does weird things...say like dropping Marinovich