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UFC Strawweight Jessica Penne Accepts 20-Month USADA Sanction

UFC strawweight Jessica Penne's fighting career doesn't have to end now as initially feared. Penne hasn't competed since April 2017. Injuries have plagued Penne but she was also dealing with a potential career-ending situation. The 115-pounder was facing a four-year suspension from USADA following her second violation of the UFC's...

Jessica Penne Points To USADA Ordeal As Cause Of Her Retirement

Jessica Penne isn't counting on being able to continue her fighting career. Penne has competed under the UFC banner and even challenged for the promotion's strawweight title at some point. Penne has certainly seen better days, however. She's currently dealing with USADA, the official drug testing partner of the UFC....

Jessica Penne vs. Jodie Esquibel Reportedly Off UFC On ESPN 1 Card

Jessica Penne vs. Jodie Esquibel will not be happening tonight (Feb. 17). UFC on ESPN 1 takes place inside the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona tonight. One bout that was supposed to take place on the ESPN+ portion of the prelims was Penne vs. Esquibel. Jessica Penne vs. Jodie...

USADA Deals Jessica Penne Lengthy Suspension

Jessica Penne was handed an 18-month suspension by USADA, but it could have been worse. Penne faced a two-year ban from MMA after her biological passport came back with the presence of an anabolic steroid. The former Invicta FC champion helped figure out what caused the test result, which helped...

Jessica Penne Flagged for Review Regarding Biological Passport

Former UFC strawweight title contender Jessica Penne has come under fire by USADA. Penne, who last fought in April and lost a decision to Danielle Taylor, was flagged for a potential doping violation after a review of her biological password. An out-of-competition sample contained a prohibited substance, but that...

UFC 211 Free Fight: Joanna Jedrzejczyk Mangles Jessica Penne’s Nose

Fight fans get to relive the beating current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight title holder Joanna Jedrzejczyk put on Jessica Penne in her first title defense. Jedrzejczyk took on Penne inside the O2 World in Berlin, Germany for UFC Fight Night 69. It was Jedrzejczyk's first headliner in the UFC....

Jessica Andrade Moves Down To Strawweight, Faces Jessica Penne At UFC 199

Jessica Andrade will give strawweight a go, taking on one-time title contender Jessica Penne at UFC 199 this summer. The Los Angeles Daily News first reported the contest. Andrade (13-5) has gone 4-3 as a bantamweight in the UFC, including three straight wins at one point. She is just 1-2,...

Photo: UFC Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk Shows Off Broken Thumb

Joanna Jedrzejczyk shows off her battle wounds from first successful title defense.

UFC Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk Suffers “Badly Broken Thumb,” May Require Surgery

Find out how long the UFC champ could be on the sidelines recovering.

UFC Fight Night 69 Results – Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Jessica Penne

UFC Fight Night 69 Results from Berlin, Germany (Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Jessica Penne)

Gustafsson-Teixeira Off UFC Berlin Card, New Main Event Announced

News on changes to the top of UFC's upcoming Berlin fight card.