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Feb 22, 2015 9:39 pm

Velasquez vs. Werdum Set For UFC 188 In Mexico

The highly anticipated title-unification bout between UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, and interim heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, has been set for UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13th. Televisa Deportes broke the news, which was later confirmed by UFC. Velasquez hasn’t been in the Octagon since September of 2013, when he picked up a...

Feb 22, 2015 9:12 pm

Michael Johnson on Calling Out Ben Henderson

After a phenomenal performance against Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 61, Michael Johnson put Ben Henderson on the hot seat when he called him out. During the post fight presser, Johnson mentioned that the call out was nothing personal and he simply wants bigger names. “He’s the only one open… I need some bigger...

Feb 22, 2015 9:08 pm

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva: Brazil Fans Are Fickle

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva was on the receiving end of a brutal knockout loss against Frank Mir this past Sunday night. After the bout, social media and fans throughout Brazil were questioning Silva’s ability to take a punch and whether or not he should hang up his gloves. Silva addressed the issue during the “UFC Fight...

Feb 22, 2015 9:07 pm

Frank Mir: Rubber Match with Brock Lesnar is Always on Mind

Frank Mir made a return to the octagon tonight in winning fashion when he blasted through Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. After the bout, it was rumored that Mir expressed interest in a rubber match with Brock Lesnar. During the post fight press conference, Mir confirmed that he wants another fight with “The Beast Incarnate” Brock Lesnar....

Feb 22, 2015 9:00 pm

UFC Fight Night 61 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home Extra $50K

After a night of spectacular fights, several people begged UFC President Dana White for bonuses. Four individuals were awarded performance bonuses, find out who they are! Performance of the Night: Matt Dwyer Matt Dwyer def. William Macario by way of TKO (Punches) 3:14 of Round 1 Matt Dwyer sent William Macario crashing to the canvas...

Feb 22, 2015 8:03 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Mir KOs Bigfoot in Less than 2 Minutes

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir just snapped a four fight losing streak after brutally knocking Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva out. Mir is the eighth underdog in a row to win tonight at “UFC Fight Night 61”. It was a bit of a feeling out process, but you could probably watch the final interaction faster than...

Feb 22, 2015 7:39 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Johnson Upsets Barboza, Picks Up Decision Win

Michael Johnson’s ability to pull off this performance after such a long layoff goes to show that bookies may not know everything. Johnson is the seventh underdog in a row to rock the boat and dethrone the favorite with relative ease. Johnson fought intelligently and kept a short distance between him and Edson Barboza. Barboza...

Feb 22, 2015 7:00 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Alvey Brutally KOs Ferreira with Big Combo!

Cezar Ferreira looked like he was on his way to a dominant win before Sam Alvey landed two big shots that ended it all! Alvey waited for his opening and got it in spectacular fashion! Ferreira landed a huge back elbow, but Alvey answered with a right hook and followed up with a left hook...

Feb 22, 2015 6:39 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Martins Stuns Khabilov, Earns Decision Win

Underdogs upsetting the favorites seems to be a reoccurring theme tonight at UFC Fight Night 61. The crowd may have showered Andriano Martins with a chorus of boos after his hand was raised in victory, but he got the job done! It may not have been the most exciting performance, but it was fantastic to...

Feb 22, 2015 6:06 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Saenz Upsets Alcantara with Decision Win

Iuri Alcantara walked into the octagon as the heaviest favorite of the night, but Frankie Saenz was on a mission to prove the bookies wrong! Saenz performance may not have been the most exciting to watch, however it got the job done and he left UFC Fight Night 61 with the biggest victory of his...

Feb 22, 2015 5:33 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Ponzinibbio Earns Big Win Over Strickland

The streak of exciting fights continued when Sean Strickland and Santiago Ponzinibbio battled for a grueling fifteen minutes. Despite being more active, Strickland ate more power shots which led to his demise and a victory for Brazil’s Ponzinibbio. Strickland proved to have a phenomenal chin with the shots he absorbed tonight, but that is not...

Feb 22, 2015 4:36 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Reneau Traps Andrade in Triangle Choke

Marion Reneau came to Brazil and submitted one of their top female fighters in Jessica Andrade! Reneau was caught by a punch that put her on her back at the start of the fight, but she was far from out cold. Andrade jumped right on top of her but did not notice she was about...

Feb 22, 2015 4:10 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Dwyer KOs Macario with a Superman Punch!

Even though he was fighting on enemy turf, the crowd rallied behind Matt Dwyer after he knocked his opponent out with a beautiful Superman Punch! As Macario was looking to land a left hook, Dwyer cut him off with a superman punch that ended it all! The punch landed directly on Macario’s temple and he...

Feb 22, 2015 3:50 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Torre KOs Trator in First Round

Mike de la Torre gives us our first stoppage of the night! Mike de la Torre lit Tiago Trator up with combinations, but ended the fight with a beautiful left hook. Torre caught Trator off guard with a left hand that sent him crashing to the canvas. Trator was out on his back, but he...

Feb 22, 2015 3:28 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Andrade Picks Up Win Over Gibson

Douglas Silva de Andrade and Cody Gibson opened up the Fox Sports 1 portion of the preliminary fight with their three round war. Both Andrade and Gibson threw caution to the wind and threw bombs from the get-go. A lot of missed strikes led to signs of early fatigue from both fighters, but that didn’t...

Feb 22, 2015 2:59 pm

UFC FN 61 Results: Jorge Earns Decision Win Over Shockley

Ivan Jorge and Josh Shockey jerked the curtain in front of a packed audience in Porto Alegre, Brazil on UFC Fight Pass! The fight looked like it was going to end in the opening round after Jorge took the fight to the canvas. Shockley found himself trapped in a tight head-arm triangle with nowhere to...

Feb 22, 2015 11:51 am

“UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Bigfoot” Recap and Results

“UFC Fight Night: Mir vs. Silva” takes place live at the Ginasio Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil tonight! Join us here at BJPENN.COM for up to the minute results! Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 8 PM ET) Frank Mir def. Antonio Silva by way of KO (Strikes) 1:40 of Round 1 Michael Johnson def....