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STAR-ADVERTISER / AUG. 2012

In this file photo, BJ Penn stands in the UFC gym. Penn has not fought in two years and hasn’t won a fight since knocking out Matt Hughes in November 2010.

Hilo’s B.J. Penn will fight Cole Miller, who replaces an injured Dennis Siver, in a televised preliminary fight on June 4 at UFC 199 the organization announced today.

Miller (21-9, 10-7 UFC) lost a unanimous decision to Waianae’s Max Holloway in February 2015 and was a participant on the Ultimate Fighter reality show in the same season Penn (16-10-2, 12-9-2) coached against Jens Pulver.

Siver was forced to pull out of the fight on Tuesday with an injury.

Penn has not fought in two years and hasn’t won a fight since knocking out Matt Hughes in November 2010.

Penn’s fight will be televised on Fox Sports 1. Holloway will fight Ricardo Lamas on the pay-per-view portion of the event held at The Forum in Los Angeles.

7 responses to “Penn to fight Miller in UFC 199”

  1. islandsun says:

    not going to watch. He doesnt train much

  2. BuhByeAloha says:

    I love watching Baby Job take a beating. I can’t wait.

  3. Bdpapa says:

    Walk away. Don’t want to see you get hurt.

  4. 7146461887 says:

    Washed up, collect a check UFC fights are a joke. Retire BJ, Frank Mir, Tito Ortiz, et all.

  5. saywhatyouthink says:

    Miller isn’t very good so maybe BJ has chance this time. Some people just don’t know when to quit though, UFC is a young man’s sport and BJ isn’t a young man anymore.

  6. scooters says:

    Really? Take a look in the mirror Penn. You’re a has been and too old to fight anyone.

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