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Dec 15, 2011 8:55 am

UFC NEWS – UFC Officialy Announces Return To Australia For UFC on FX 2

UFC officials have officially announced their UFC on FX 2 fight card set for March 3. As expected, the free on TV fight card is set to go down in Australia. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a main event welterweight bout between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. The Allphones Arena in Sydney,...


Dec 8, 2011 6:15 am

UFC NEWS – Castillo To Face Njokuani After Announcement of Nijem Injury

In lightweight action, team Alpha Male fighter, Danny Castillo has agreed to step in on short notice at this month’s UFC 141 event to face Anthony Njokuani. The last minute booking comes on the heels of an announcement regarding an undisclosed training injury suffered by Ramsey Nijem, who was Njokuani’s original opponent. UFC 141 is...

Dec 6, 2011 7:22 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Announces Cruz and Faber As Coaches Of The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that The Ultimate Fighter, the longest-running sports reality show on television, is moving to FX this March with an exciting, new live format. The Ultimate Fighter LIVE debuts on Friday, March 9 as part of a two-hour season premiere beginning at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The show will then air...

Nov 30, 2011 6:00 am

UFC NEWS – Kampmann vs. Alves Official For UFC on FX 2

We haven’t even entered the last month of 2011 yet and UFC officials are already planning bouts for March of 2012. The latest of which comes in the form of a spectacular welterweight booking between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves for the promotions second appearance on the FX network. BJPENN.COM announced the likelihood of the...

Nov 25, 2011 10:58 am

UFC NEWS – Poll Results: What is the greatest fight in UFC history?

In our latest polling here at BJPENN.COM we asked our readers what fight you thought was the greatest ever in UFC history. With so many analysts, fighters and fans proclaiming that last weekend’s UFC 139 five-round war between Dan Henderson and “Shogun” Rua earned the prize, we took to our polls to see what our...

Nov 25, 2011 8:50 am

UFC NEWS – Rampage Gets His Wish, Will Face Ryan Bader In Japan

It was just three days ago we reported here on BJPENN.COM that former UFC light-heavyweight champion; Rampage Jackson was upset at his exclusion from the UFC’s first trip to Japan. “It don’t look like I’m fighting in Japan, which I’m not happy about at all,” Jackson Tweeted. “I think it’s a big mistake by the...

Nov 23, 2011 12:34 pm

UFC NEWS – Kampmann vs. Alves In The Works For March 2012

Reports have started to circlulate this afternoon that the UFC is putting together a welterweight bout between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. No venue, date or exact location have been confirmed but it appears as if the two are in negotiations to meet at a yet to be announced event in March of 2012. Kampmann...

Nov 22, 2011 8:24 am

UFC NEWS – Cruz Ready To Face Faber To Complete Trilogy

“The way that he beat Bowles, I think it warrants a title fight for him. That’s fine with me. I’ve got no problem. It was going to be him or Bowles, I knew that coming into that fight, and I was ready to take on either one of them. He beat somebody in the Top...

Nov 21, 2011 9:10 am

UFC NEWS – Shogun Wants Rematch With Dan Henderson

“It was certainly a big fight. I don’t know how the judges scored the last round, they could or they should have given a 10-8 for me. But that doesn’t take anything away from Dan Henderson. He’s a legend and that’s the type of fight where you create a legacy. But I want a rematch,...

Nov 21, 2011 8:26 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 143: Koscheck vs. Condit Official

We reported exactly two weeks ago that a welterweight matchup between Josh Koscheck and Carlos Condit was in the works for the UFC’s February show and that fight is now official. UFC 143 is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on February 4th. Georges St. Pierre will be...

Nov 18, 2011 3:50 pm

UFC NEWS – Exclusive: Jason Brilz Talks About Tomorrow Night's Fight With Ryan Bader

Tomorrow night MMA fans will be treated to an intriguing light-heavyweight match up between the always “tough” Jason Brilz and the “TUF” winner, Ryan Bader, live and free on Spike TV. UFC 139 is set to take place on November 19th at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. With the original heavyweight title fight...

Nov 18, 2011 9:26 am

UFC NEWS – BJPENN.COM Brings You Heavy’s “Fight Day” Live Tomorrow At 5 p.m. ET

In a new partnership designed to provide our readers here at BJPENN.COM more complete coverage of Mixed Martial Arts, we are proud to announce that we will be offering a free, live stream of Heavy.com’s “Fight Day” pre-fight special. The UFC’s only official pre-fight show returns on Saturday, November 19 when Fight Day comes to...

Nov 14, 2011 10:10 am

UFC NEWS – Dan Henderson Wants Jon Jones After Shogun Fight This Weekend

“I actually would have rather been in a fight for the title, but this fight excites me too. Shogun’s a tough guy, and it’s gonna be a big challenge… I’m not going to try extra hard to knock him out just to get a title shot. I’m going out there first and foremost to win...

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 22, 2011 8:39 am

Bantamweight action added to already stacked UFC 140 event

UFC officials have booked a bantamweight bout between Yves Jabouin and Walel Watson for their upcoming December 10 card. UFC officials took to twitter yesterday with the announcement. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. A light-heavyweight title fight between current champ Jon Jones and...

Oct 17, 2011 4:36 pm

Oli Thompson & John Hathaway Injured, off UFC 138 card

Injuries and illness have prompted changes to the November 5 fight card taking place in Birmingham, England. In heavyweight news, Oli Thompson has been forced to withdraw from the event due to injury. Original opponent Phil De Fries has verbally agreed a matchup against fellow Englishman Rob Broughton, who will return to his home country...

Sep 27, 2011 11:57 am

UFC 135 Suspensions: Jones Out Up To Six Months

Sorry about your luck Rashad Evans… Twelve UFC 135 participants have been medically suspended following their efforts at last weekend’s “Jones vs. Rampage” event including the light-heavyweight champion who could be out up to six-months for injuries suffered during the night’s main event. “UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage” took place last Saturday, September 24 live...