UFC 212 News

Jun 6, 2017 9:03 am

UFC 212 medical suspensions

This past weekend, fight fans tuned in to what proved to be a spectacular event, headlined by a thrilling main event scrap between Max Holloway and Jose Aldo. While Aldo settled into a rhythm quickly, and landed early on in the fight, it was Holloway who came alive in the second and third rounds, ultimately...

Jun 4, 2017 3:31 pm

Athlete outfitting pay for UFC 212: Aldo and Holloway net $40K

Last night, the UFC made a triumphant return to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with UFC 212, an exciting 12-fight card. In the main event, Hawaii’s  Max Holloway sent a shockwave through the featherweight division, braving a bit of early adversity to defeat formerly dominant champion Jose Aldo by third-round TKO. With this win, Aldo claimed...

Jun 4, 2017 8:29 am

Pros react to Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz

Last night in the co-main event of UFC 212, formertitle challengers Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz squared off in a key women’s strawweight scrap. Gadelha was able to get Karolina down early in round one and quickly took the back of her Polish opponent. From there, the Brazilian locked in her hooks and then secured...

Jun 4, 2017 8:15 am

Pros react to Vitor Belfort’s victory over Nate Marquardt

Pros react to Vitor Belfort vs. Nate Marquardt Last night at UFC 212, former UFC champion Vitor Belfort was able to outpoint former Strikeforce welterweight title holder Nate Marquardt on route to a unanimous decision win. Here is how the pros reacted to Vitor Belfort’s performance: https://twitter.com/NeilMagny/status/871207314656813056 https://twitter.com/Amanda_Leoa/status/871206785851547650 I'm sorry @NathanMarquardt we all now you...

Jun 3, 2017 10:19 pm

UFC 212 Bonus Report

UFC 212 Bonus Report ‘UFC 212’ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil delivered with some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 212 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 212’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the...

Jun 3, 2017 9:51 pm

Pros react to Max Holloway’s TKO victory over Jose Aldo

Pros react to Max Holloway’s TKO victory over Jose Aldo Hawaiian Max Holloway shocked the crowd in Rio de Janeiro tonight by finishing hometown favorite Jose Aldo with strikes in the main event of UFC 212. Aldo had a very successful opening round against Holloway, but by the end of round two it was clear...

Jun 3, 2017 9:28 pm

UFC 212 Results: Max Holloway finishes Jose Aldo (Highlights)

UFC 212 Results: Jose Aldo vs. Max Holloway A featherweight title fight unification bout between current champion Jose Aldo and interim title holder Max Holloway served as the main event of tonight’s UFC 212 fight card in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Round one begins and Aldo takes the center of the octagon. Max paws with...

Jun 3, 2017 8:52 pm

UFC 212 Results: Claudia Gadelha submits Karolina Kowalkiewicz

UFC 212 Results: Claudia Gadelha vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz A key women’s strawweight scrap between former title challengers Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz served as the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 212 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Round one begins and Karolina starts off quickly immediately pressuring Claudia. She lands a right hand. Gadelha returns...

Jun 3, 2017 8:28 pm

UFC 212 Results: Vitor Belfort defeats Nate Marquardt (Highlights)

UFC 212 Results: Vitor Belfort vs. Nate Marquardt A middleweight scrap between former UFC champion Vitor Belfort and former Strikeforce welterweight title holder Nate Marquardt took place on tonight’s UFC 212 main card in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Round one begins and Vitor lands a leg kick to start things off. Marquardt comes forward and...

Jun 3, 2017 7:53 pm

UFC 212 Results: Paulo Borrachinha TKO’s Oluwale Bamgbose (Highlights)

UFC 212 Results: Paulo Borrachinha vs. Oluwale Bamgbose A middleweight scrap between Paulo Borrachinha and Oluwale Bamgbose took place on tonight’s UFC 212 pay-per-view card in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Round one begins and Borrachinha quickly takes the center of the octagon. Bamgbose scores with a right hand. He quickly circles out and then leaps...

Jun 3, 2017 7:27 pm

UFC 212 Results: Yancy Medeiros TKO’s Erick Silva (VIDEO)

UFC 212 Results: Erick Silva vs. Yancy Medeiros A welterweight scrap between Erick Silva and Yancy Medeiros kicked off tonight’s UFC 212 pay-per-view card in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Round one begins and Medeiros circles early while pumping his jab. He lands a nice kick to the body of Silva and then misses with a...

Jun 3, 2017 6:16 pm

UFC 212 Results: Antonio Carlos Junior submits Eric Spicely (VIDEO)

UFC 212 Results: Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Eric Spicely A middleweight scrap between Antonio Carlos Junior and Eric Spicely took place during tonight’s UFC 212 prelims on FS1. Round one begins and Spicely scores an early takedown. He winds up in full guard but eats some elbows for his trouble. Antonio Carlos Junior moves for...

Jun 3, 2017 5:40 pm

UFC 212 Results: Matthew Lopez TKO’s Johnny Eduardo (VIDEO)

UFC 212 Results: Johnny Eduardo vs. Matthew Lopez A bantamweight scrap between Johnny Eduardo and Matthew Lopez took place during tonight’s UFC 212 prelims on FS1. Round one begins and both men are throwing bombs early. Eduardo lands a nice right hand and then a big leg kicks. Lopez circles out and then shoots in...

Jun 3, 2017 5:11 pm

UFC 212 Results: Brian Kelleher submits Iuri Alcantara in Round 1 (VIDEO)

UFC 212 Results: Iuri Alcantara vs. Brian Kelleher A bantamweight scrap between Iuri Alcantara and Brian Kelleher kicked off the UFC 212 prelims on FS1. Round one begins and Alcantara lands a right hand early. Kelleher circles but gets caught with another right and goes down. He pops right back to his feet but Iuri...

Jun 3, 2017 4:51 pm

UFC 212 Results: Viviane Pereira defeats Jamie Moyle (Highlights)

UFC 212 Results: Jamie Moyle vs. Viviane Pereira A women’s strawweight scrap between Jamie Moyle and Viviane Pereira capped off tonight’s UFC 212 Fight Pass prelims in Brazil. Round one begins and Moyle lands a low kick to start. Viviane leaps in with a left hand and then a right. Moyle circles and then lands...

Jun 3, 2017 4:21 pm

UFC 212 Results: Luan Chagas submits Jim Wallhead (Highlights)

UFC 212 Results: Luan Chagas vs. Jim Wallhead A welterweight scrap between Luan Chagas and Jim Wallhead took place during tonight’s UFC 212 Fight Pass prelims in Brazil. Round one begins and Chagas throws a front kick to the body of Wallhead to start. Jim comes forward with a combination. Chagas circles away and then...

Jun 3, 2017 3:55 pm

UFC 212 Results: Deiveson Alcantra TKO’s Marco Beltran (VIDEO)

UFC 212 Results: Marco Beltran vs. Deiveson Alcantra A flyweight scrap between Marco Beltran and Deiveson Alcantra kicked off tonight’s UFC 212 event in Brazil. Round one begins and Beltran starts off the action with a pair of low kicks. Alcantara answers with a kick to the body and then shoots in for a takedown....

Jun 3, 2017 3:31 pm

UFC 212 Live Results

UFC 212 Live Results Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 212 pay-per-view fight card in Brazil? BJPENN.com has you covered. Stay glued to our page for up to the minute live results as well as full fight recaps. Tonight’s UFC 212 event is headlined by a featherweight title fight unification bout featuring current champ Jose Aldo...

Jun 1, 2017 1:34 pm

VIDEO | UFC 212 Embedded Episode 4: Yancy Medeiros brings his aloha to Brazil

UFC 212 is just days away as the promotion returns to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, June 3. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will fight in front of his home country as he takes on interim champion Max Holloway in the main event title unification bout. Holloway is joined by fellow Hawaiian Yancy Medeiros...

May 30, 2017 2:07 pm

UFC 212: Aldo vs Holloway live stream results and updates

Unable to catch the UFC 212 event taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, June 3? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for live stream results and updates, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for full fight recaps from the event. UFC 212 is headlined by UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo...

May 30, 2017 1:52 pm

UFC 212 – Jose Aldo vs Max Holloway: Official Fight Card and Start Time

The UFC 212 pay-per-view event takes place this Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In the main event of the evening, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will take on interim champion Max Holloway in a title unification bout. Top-ranked women’s strawweight contenders Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz will look to prove themselves worthy of another...

May 21, 2017 9:45 am

VIDEO | Ahead of UFC 212, relive Jose Aldo’s incredible war with Chad Mendes

The next UFC pay-per-view on the horizon is UFC 212, which will emanate from sun-soaked Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on June 3. From the early vantage point, this card looks like it could be a great one. In the evening’s main event, we’ll see undisputed featherweight champion Jose Aldo attempt to unify his title with...

May 17, 2017 12:17 pm

VIDEO | UFC 212: Aldo vs Holloway – Extended Preview

UFC 212 takes place on Saturday, June 3, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The main event of the evening will feature a featherweight title unification bout between undisputed champion Jose Aldo and interim champion Max Holloway. Jose Aldo last fought Frankie Edgar in a featherweight interim title fight at UFC 200 in July of last...

May 9, 2017 11:21 am

Max Holloway responds to strange, upside-down UFC 212 poster

Yesterday, the UFC released the official poster for UFC 212, which will be headlined by a featherweight title unification bout between undisputed champ Jose Aldo, and interim champ Max Holloway. This poster, which is half upside-down, half right-side-up, is a bit of a weird one. In the past, we’ve seen other fighters complain about their...