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May 15, 2012 4:55 pm

UFC ON FUEL TV 3: Preliminary Card Results And Recap

Tonight’s UFC on FUEL TV 3 is going down from the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. We are now midway through the evening/s event and the preliminary card is over. Six-bouts aired live on facebook.com and for those who missed the action here is a brief round-by-round recap. Francisco Rivera vs. Alex Soto In the...

May 15, 2012 9:57 am

Cain on Bigfoot: "I feel like I can step in there with anybody right now"

  It seems that over the last few years the UFC heavyweights have replaced the light heavyweights as the organizations most contested division. Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones has now defended his title a total of 3 times while the Heavyweight title continues to change hands as Junior “Cigano” Dos Santos knocked out Cain Velasquez...

May 15, 2012 7:40 am

Just Scrap Radio Returns With Lauzon, King Mo & Rousey Live At 1PM ET

We are rolling right along with the newest offering here at BJPENN.COM. “Just Scrap Radio” Episode 5 is set to air Todayat 1p.m. ET with your hosts Jens and Abel Pulver. Stopping by the show today will by UFC lightweight fighter and longtime BJPENN.COM friend, Joe Lauzon. We also have former Strikeforce champ and newly...

May 15, 2012 7:37 am

UFC on FUEL TV 3 Live Results And Discussion Thread

It’s Fight Night!! UFC on FUEL TV 3 is set to go down tonight from the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. In the main event two featherweights (Dustin Poirier vs. “The Korean Zombie”) will square off and try and cement their place at the top of the UFC’s featherweight ladder. Use this thread to discuss...


May 15, 2012 7:32 am

Watch Tonight's UFC on FUEL TV's Post-Fight Presser Live on BJPENN.COM

UFC on FUEL TV 3 is set to go down tonight from the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. In the main event two featherweights (Dustin Poirier vs. “The Korean Zombie”) will square off and try and cement their place at the top of the UFC’s featherweight ladder. Immediately following tonight’s free event on FUEL TV...

May 15, 2012 7:24 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar Sues WWE For Breach Of Contract

“As a business man, you truly screwed up, because this is what they call an ‘open and shut case.’ My client, Brock Lesnar, entered into an oral and binding agreement with your executive vice president John Laurinaitis in front of millions of witnesses on live television and what did you do Triple H? You arrogantly...

May 15, 2012 7:01 am

Cesar Gracie Issues Official Statement On Nick Diaz No-Show

By Jamie McAllister Cesar Gracie issues official statement on Nick Diaz no show. Gracie details the facts behind the situation in a statement to GracieFighter.com In early April I got the call from Junior asking what I thought of a Braulio Estima vs Nick Diaz matchup. I had heard of Braulio and knew he was...

May 15, 2012 6:46 am

Junior Dos Santos: I Have Never Taken Anything, I'm The Real Champ

On a recent edition of “The MMA Hour”, UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos opened up more about his champion status, fighting clean fighters, and never using PEDs. “I don’t know exactly what happened with Alistair Overeem, but I don’t care about that. It’s between him and the athletic commission. I think he has to...

May 15, 2012 6:42 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 6: Ling v Carlos Booked

THE card for CWFC Fight Night 6 in Manama, Bahrain on Thursday, May 24 is now complete, with the addition of the middleweight clash of Mike Ling (pictured) and Alan Carlos. Ling (9-3-0), of Gym 01 in Portsmouth, will be making his third Cage Warriors appearance and will aim to build on his impressive second-round...

May 15, 2012 6:39 am

VIDEO | Wanderlei Silva UFC 147 Blog #3 | UFC NEWS

Another chapter in the video blog series for Wanderlei Silva shows a determined fighter who is motivated to take to the Octagon and defeat his opposing coach on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil and avenge a loss that is all too memorable. Wanderlei also fits some relaxation into his schedule as he heads to the beach...

May 15, 2012 6:31 am

Erick Silva Would Like Yamasaki To Referee His Next Bout | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Erick SIlva in an interview with TATAME. Silva comments on fighting abroad. “I am sure those things won’t get to me. I’m going there to put on a great show. When we’re focused, it does not change one bit.” Silva comments on his next opponent Charlie Brenneman. “He’s a wrestler who likes...

May 15, 2012 6:29 am

Braulio Estima Challenges Nick Diaz To An MMA Fight

By Jamie McAllister Braulio Estima in an interview with TATAME. Estima comments on challenging Nick Diaz to an MMA bout. “(The challenge) It was for real. I fight him next week if he’s up to it. But I guess he would run away” Estima claims he saw Nick on the day of the expo. “I...

May 14, 2012 2:23 pm

UFC on FUEL TV 3: Weigh-In Results

Today all UFC on FUEL TV competitors hit the scales and made their bouts official for tomorrow night’s fight card. Below are the results: MAIN CARD: (FUEL TV) Dustin Poirier (145) vs. Chan Sung Jung (145) Jorge Lopez (171) vs. Amir Sadollah (171) Donald Cerrone (155) vs. Jeremy Stephens (155) Jeff Hougland (135) vs. Yves...

May 14, 2012 9:40 am

MMA POLL | Are You Still A Nick Diaz Fan Following Latest No-Show?

This past weekend Nick Diaz failed to deliver on a promised grappling match for charity. The stage was set in Long Beach, an on-line PPV was put in place to help raise funds and a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu world champion agreed to take on the Stockton bad boy in a BJJ super fight for a...

May 14, 2012 9:33 am

Frank Mir Planning On Standing With Dos Santos

Frank Mir has been counted out of his upcoming fight with Junior Dos Santos before the fight even starts. Here, Frank describes a small part of his game plan in that, he actually plans to stand with arguably the best striker in the division. Sure, Every fight starts feet but working it into your strategy...

May 14, 2012 9:01 am

Watch today’s UFC on FUEL 3 Weigh-Ins Live on BJPENN.COM (4pm ET)

The UFC on FUEL TV 3 weigh-ins are set to go down today and you can catch all the action live here on BJPENN.COM. The event takes place from the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. and the first fighter is expected to hit the scale at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT). Use the YouTube...

May 14, 2012 8:40 am

Video | Chael Sonnen Enlists Stone Cold Steve Austin For Training | UFC NEWS

Chael Sonnen admits training with former WWE star Stone Cold Steve Austin for  his last 3 fights which was against Michael Bisping, Brain Stann and Anderson Silva. “Part of my arrangement with Mr. Austin is that I don’t get too into it. But look, this isn’t anything new. I’ve worked with him for the last...

May 14, 2012 8:27 am

Mark Hunt | "The blood will fall whether it is mine or his."

By Jamie McAllister Mark Hunt in an interview with TATAME. Hunt comments on training at American Top Team. “The importance of training at a top team, the benefits of making your game stronger, and having the top guys pushing you all the time. It’s such a blessing for me to have training partners like Bigfoot...

May 14, 2012 8:21 am

Dana White Is Not Shocked at Diaz's No Show | UFC NEWS

Nick Diaz failed to show up to yet another scheduled appearance over the weekend and Dana White is not surprised. After Diaz failed to show up for his supermatch against Braulio Estima at the World Jiu-Jitsu Expo on Saturday, the early speculation on the Internet was that UFC president Dana White forced Diaz to withdraw...

May 14, 2012 8:06 am

UFC 149: Aldo vs. Koch Sold Out | UFC NEWS

The UFC’s first trip to Calgary, Alberta, Canada is officially a sell-out. Headlined by a featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Erik Koch, the event dubbed “UFC 149: Aldo vs. Koch” will mark the UFC’s first trip to Canadian territory of Calgary and in typical Canadian fashion it took no time to sell every...

May 14, 2012 7:48 am

The Ultimate Fighter Winner Retires | UFC NEWS

By Evan Stoumbelis: TUF season 9 winner James Wilks announced his retirement on Twitter a few days ago following speculation as to when his next fight would be. “A few of you have been asking when my next fight is, Unfortunately, I have had to retire due to injury. Now coaching at Lightning MMA” Following...

May 14, 2012 7:44 am

Melendez On Thompson | "I want to destroy this guy." | MMA NEWS

By Jamie McAllister Gilbert Melendez in an interview with MMAWeekly Radio. Melendez comments on how he felt when he was initially matched with Josh Thompson as well as his goals in the sport. “Initially, I wasn’t the most thrilled about it, but it is what it is. I’m cool with it. Now that I accepted...