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Jan 23, 2015 11:56 am

Nick Diaz: ‘I would have beat GSP at UFC 137’

History Lesson! When Nick Diaz reentered the UFC’s Octagon he was the reigning Strikeforce world champion. The Stockton, Ca fighter was schedule to fight the champ, GSP, at UFC 137, but a few injured fighters later and the UFC 137 main event was BJ Penn vs. Nick Diaz. Nick believes that had things went off as planned...

Mar 13, 2013 2:16 pm

Dana White: Nick Diaz wanted to fight GSP in hotel following UFC 137 | UFC News

Today, while on Jim Rome’s nationally syndicated radio show, UFC President Dana White told listeners that the long-awaited grudge match between Georges St. Pierre and Nick Diaz almost happened in a hotel back in 2011. According to Dana White, after Nick defeated B.J. Penn in the headliner of UFC 137 in Las Vegas, Diaz went...


Nov 10, 2011 7:10 pm

UFC 137 Fighters Test Clean For Banned Substances

The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) confirmed today that all UFC 137 participants that underwent drug screenings passed. UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place October 29 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event was a stacked affair that put two of the most popular fighters in MMA against each...

Nov 10, 2011 12:33 pm

UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz Officially Draws 10,313 Attendees For A $3.9 Million Gate

Last month’s UFC 137 event officially drew in 10,313 attendees for a live gate total of $3,900,650.00. The Nevada State Athletic Commission today released the final tally via email. UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place this past Saturday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event was a stacked affair...

Nov 3, 2011 1:05 pm

Report: Early Estimates Show PPV buy rate for UFC 137 at 280,000

While we will never know the truth of the matter, the lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer. When people talk of buys, stating this PPV did this amount and this one did that, it is all based on his industry intelligence. The UFC never confirms figures, nor...

Nov 1, 2011 10:39 am

UFC 137 Prelims Special On Spike Draw 1.1 Million Viewers

The latest installment of the UFC and Spike TV’s “UFC Prelims” special drew in 1.1 million viewers and an overall 0.8 household rating this past Saturday. Spike TV officials confirmed the numbers this afternoon. Headlined by a lightweight bout between Donald Cerrone and Dennis Siver, the Spike Prelims special featured two action packed fights both...

Nov 1, 2011 7:30 am

UFC 137 Medical Suspensions Report

10 UFC 137 fighters will be forced on the shelf for a period of time as specified by The Nevada State Athletic Commission for damages suffered during last weekends pay-per-view event. UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place this past Saturday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event was a...

Oct 31, 2011 11:22 am

UFC 137: BJ Penn's Message To The Fans

“I want to thank all the fans for their love and support. I have decided to take some time off to enjoy life, train and teach. I will keep you guys posted with what’s next.” – BJ Penn

Oct 31, 2011 10:50 am

UFC 137 Salary Report

“UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place this past Saturday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event was a stacked affair that put two of the most popular fighters in MMA against each other for a welterweight showdown that was nothing short of spectacular. In one of the best and...

Oct 29, 2011 10:33 pm

The Post-UFC 137 Victory Article

Somewhere in Stockton California there are celebrations going on this evening. But here in my hotel room in Las Vegas and in homes and bars across Hawaii we mourn. BJ Penn took defeat to Nick Diaz tonight in their UFC 137 main-event clash. Diaz was able to put a pace on Penn that eventually broke...

Oct 29, 2011 9:34 pm

UFC 137 Results: Diaz, Penn, Cerrone & Palaszewski Take home $75k Bonus

“UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place this evening from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event was a stacked affair that put two of the most popular fighters in MMA against each other for a welterweight showdown that was nothing short of spectacular. In one of the best and most...

Oct 29, 2011 4:33 pm

Official UFC 137 Discussion Thread

Tonight’s UFC 137 pay-per-view event goes down live in just a few hours. Two of the best welterweights in the world are now set to square off and the weigh-ins yesterday heated up in a major way. Use this thread to share your reactions to the fights, send wishes to BJ or debate with your...

Oct 29, 2011 4:22 pm

Watch the UFC 137 Post Fight Press Conference Today on BJPENN.COM

The UFC will be holding the UFC 137 post fight press conference live today from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, NV at the conclusion of tonight’s pay-per-view event.. “UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” is set to take place on October 29th from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view...

Oct 28, 2011 4:56 pm

UFC 137 Weigh-In Results

MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view) Nick Diaz (170) vs. B.J. Penn (169) Cheick Kongo (234) vs. Matt Mitrione (255) Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic (235) vs. Roy Nelson (252) Jeff Curran (134) vs. Scott Jorgensen (135) Hatsu Hioki (145) vs. George Roop (145) PRELIMINARY CARD: (Spike TV) Donald Cerrone (156) vs. Dennis Siver (155) Tyson Griffin (149)* vs....

Oct 28, 2011 11:31 am

Watch the UFC 137 Weigh-ins live Today on BJPENN.COM (7p.m. ET)

The UFC will be holding the UFC 137 weigh in event live today from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, NV at 7 p.m. ET to make this weekends UFC pay-per-view event official. “UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” is set to take place on October 29th from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in...

Oct 27, 2011 4:33 pm

White Says “Condit’s In,” Regardless of UFC 137 Results

Many fans and experts have predicted that Saturday night’s main event winner, whether it be BJ Penn or Nick Diaz, would get the next shot at the welterweight strap that is currently held by the injured Georges St. Pierre. However, today UFC president Dana White made it clear that Carlos Condit will remain the number...

Oct 27, 2011 10:43 am

Watch the UFC 137 Pre -Fight Press Conference live Today on BJPENN.COM (4p.m. ET)

The UFC will be holding the UFC 137 pre-fight press conference today at 4 p.m. ET to promote this weekend’s UFC pay-per-view featuring a welterweight bout between BJ Penn and Nick Diaz. Dana White and fighters from the evenings main card are expected to be in attendance. We will be broadcasting the conference live today...

Oct 27, 2011 10:25 am

Fans Encouraged To Attend Today's UFC 137 Pre-Fight Press Conference

The UFC is holding a pre-fight press conference today to promote next weekend’s UFC 137 pay-per-view card at the New York-New York’s Hotel and Casino’s Brooklyn Bridge. The press conference is expected to feature UFC President Dana White as well as main event competitors BJ Penn and Nick Diaz, co-main event fighters Matt Mitrione and...