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Feb 18, 2012 10:18 am

FUEL TV and UFC Make History With 315,000 Peak Audience For Sanchez vs. Ellenberger

UFC on FUEL TV took place a week ago on Saturday in  Omaha, Nebraska from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez was featured in the main event of the evening. It took all three-rounds for Ellenberger to secure victory tonight, but it wasn’t without its complications. After a...

Feb 18, 2012 9:43 am

Quick Twitt | Tim Sylvia And Cheick Kongo Exchange Words

Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia has been reaching out to MMA fans through YouTube as of late to try and use social networking to get back into the UFC. It hasn’t been working, which is why it would appear that he has moved to trying to pick fights. Cheick Kongo remains one of the...

Feb 17, 2012 6:02 pm

Nevada Commission Says Nick Diaz Could Have Applied For Exemption To Use Marijuana

Whether or not he would have been granted the therapeutic use exemption is another story entirely, but the Athletic Commission in Nevada does have the protocol in place to where Nick Diaz could have applied and may have been granted permission for use of his “treatment” prior to his bout with Carlos Condit. Let’s be...

Feb 17, 2012 5:21 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Commercial | Cruz vs. Faber (Video)

http://youtu.be/1bQIz4V2OgU Watch The Ultimate Fighter Live. Special Premiere Event, Friday Mar. 9. Urijah Faber vs. Dominick Cruz square off as coaches and fight for the UFC’s bantamweight title before it’s all said and done. Read More: Urijah Faber (News), Dominick Cruz (News), The Ultimate Fighter

Feb 17, 2012 2:53 pm

Paul Daley Sorry For Sucker Punching Koscheck At UFC 113

Back in May of 2010 Paul Daley fought and lost to Josh Koscheck in a number one contender bout at UFC 113. At the culmination of round three when he was aware that he would obviously not be declared the victory, the British fighter punched Josh Koscheck after the bell. This infraction got the top...

Feb 17, 2012 2:28 pm

Poll Results: Should the UFC make teammates fight each other?

In our latest polling here at BJPENN.COM we wanted to ask the readers here what you think of these teammate vs. teammate matchups on the horizon and whether or not you think the UFC should make it policy or not. With the Georges St-Pierre vs. Carlos Condit match in the works as well as a...

Feb 17, 2012 12:10 pm

Evans On Jones | Anybody Can Lose, This Fight Won’t Go Five Rounds

“See, that’s one thing that Jon doesn’t understand. There’s no such thing as ‘time.’ There’s been so many people like him that’s always been ‘the one.’ That’s the secret, there is no ‘one.’ Anybody can lose, any given day, and he’s going to find that out. I’ve got big advantages knowing what he’s going to...

Feb 17, 2012 10:08 am

UFC 144 Weigh-Ins Set For Saitama Super Arena On Feb. 24 | Condit Hosts Q&A

Heads up Japanese fight fans; the UFC is knocking at your front door and whether you like it or not they are coming in. The UFC 144 official weigh-ins ceremony (broadcast on BJPENN.COM) is going down next week on Friday, Feb. 24 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The same venue will host...

Feb 17, 2012 8:27 am

UFC Heavyweight Brendan Schaub Picking Mir Over Velasquez

“Frank Mir, for me, is one of the best in the business, I’d probably have to give the edge to Frank for this fight. Cain’s an absolute beast, he’s coming off a loss and I think we’ll see a new Cain coming off a loss. But what a great fight. Tough one to pick. Mir...

Feb 17, 2012 8:15 am

MIESHA TATE ON THE FIGHT THAT CONVINCED HER SHE HAD THE HEART OF A CHAMPION

“Sometimes we wait our whole life to find the answer…my moment of realization arrived in my very first mixed martial arts amateur bout.” By STRIKEFORCE Bantamweight Champion Miesha “Takedown” Tate: You often discover whether you possess fight or flight instincts when the going gets tough. Is it our instinct to escape the situation and run...

Feb 16, 2012 4:19 pm

Dana White Doesn’t Know What To Do With Dan Henderson

“He doesn’t want to fight Machida. He doesn’t want to wait. He’s going to have to wait. Who does he want to fight? I don’t know what to do with Dan. Dan’s either going to have to wait for Jones or wait for Silva. Or fight somebody else.” UFC president Dana White sounds off to...

Feb 16, 2012 4:12 pm

Akira Corassani Injured Our Of Bout With Jason Young At UFC On FUEL TV 2

An injury has forced Akira Corassani out of his scheduled appearance on the FUEL TV 2 card against Jason Young and as a result he will now miss the opportunity to fight in front of his hometown crowd. BJPENN.COM confirmed the news this afternoon. It is unknown if the UFC will seek a new opponent...

Feb 16, 2012 2:53 pm

Video| UFC 145 Pre-Fight Press Conference | Jones vs. Evans (Full Archive)

UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will attempt to defend his UFC title against bitter rival Rashad Evans. Continue to the next page for parts 2-4. http://youtu.be/Wqqs9kdyMfU Read More: UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans, Jon Jones (News), Rashad Evans...

Feb 16, 2012 12:34 pm

Dana White | Nevada Commission Is Inconsistent And It Blows My Mind (Video)

http://youtu.be/mamS2DSEHfE “How about the Nevada State Athletic Commission royally kissed Floyd Mayweather’s ass when he walked in there. This guy is going to jail. The judge is allowing him to not go to jail until he has his fight. Right? Am I the only guy on this f’in planet who thinks that’s crazy? Seriously. It...

Feb 16, 2012 11:48 am

Photo Gallery | Your MMA Hottie Of The Week | Tee Tremblay

So who is Tee Tremblay? If you do not already know, Tee is one of MMA’s most popular socialites coming out of Canada and more importantly she has been hand selected to be our featured girl of the week here on BJPENN.COM. Having trained in Karate, Boxing and Muay Thai since a young age, she...

Feb 16, 2012 10:01 am

Brian Stann On Jon Jones | He Dominates Everyone In Our Gym

“I’ve sparred with Jon Jones for four or five camps now and I don’t know if I’ve punched this guy in the face yet, that’s how long this guy is. It’s very difficult; he beats up everyone in our gym. We all sit there wondering, ‘Gosh I wonder how he’s gonna do in the fight’...