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BJ Penn set to return to the Octagon in October

BJ Penn is rumored to be returning to the Octagon to face Kuniyoshi Hironaka on October 10 for Ultimate Fight Night on SpikeTV.

If true, that means we'd not only see him, but Ortiz-Shamrock III. That's a loaded pay-per-view-type card on cable television.

Former UFC Champion BJ PennIt would be Penn's first fight since a close loss via split decision to Georges St. Pierre at UFC 58: "USA vs. Canada" in March of this year.

Penn has boasted recently about capturing the 155, 170 and 185-pound UFC titles. That might be tough task against welterweight contender Hironaka, who has only lost once in the past four years.

We'll keep you posted.

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