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Sep 26, 2012 7:56 am

What’s Next for the Main Card Fighters of UFC 152

  What’s next for the main card fighters of UFC 152? Saturday night’s card was entertaining and gave fans a little bit of everything. There were three knockouts and three submissions in 12 total bouts. Even a couple of the fights that went to decision were full of intrigue and very suspense. I don’t think...

Sep 24, 2012 2:20 pm

UFC 152 Medical Suspensions I MMA News

  The stacked UFC 152 card gave fight fans a lot of memorable moments. It also gave us two great title fights that crowned the first ever flyweight champion and also extended the legacy of a young phenom, respectively. Jon Jones successfully defended his title in the main event against Vitor Belfort with a fourth...

Sep 22, 2012 10:28 pm

UFC 152 Results: Jon Jones Survives Early Scare To Retain Title | UFC NEWS

UFC has come and gone and in the main event, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones proved the oddsmakers right and methodically broke Vitor Belfort down to retain the UFC light-heavyweight title. In the first round Vitor Belfort slapped on an armbar that popped Jones’ arm but didn’t break it or force the tap. Jon was...


Sep 22, 2012 10:57 am

UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort Results & Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

Featuring two title fights, this evenings UFC 152 event is set to go down from Toronto’s Air Canada Centre. In the main event Jon Jones will attempt to defend his title against the always tough, MMA legend, Vitor Belfort. In the co-main event the first ever UFC flyweight champion will be crowned when Joseph Benavidez...

Sep 21, 2012 1:27 pm

UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

Today the UFC held the official “UFC 152: Jones vs. Belfort” weigh-ins ceremony. All fighters made weight for their scheduled bouts tomorrow night. Full weigh-in results are as follows: MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view) Champ Jon Jones (204.6) vs. Vitor Belfort (204.2) Joseph Benavidez (124.4) vs. Demetrious Johnson (125) Michael Bisping (185.6) vs. Brian Stann (185.4) Matt...

Sep 7, 2012 9:20 am

Weigh ins for UFC 152 set for September 21 | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor Toronto’s Air Canada Centre will play host to the UFC 152 weigh ins, which kick off at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT) on September 21. Among those weighing in that afternoon are current UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and title challenger Vitor Belfort, who meet in the UFC 152 headliner the following day. UFC...

Sep 5, 2012 10:25 am

CAST ANNOUNCED for the ultimate fighter: AUSTRALIA vs UK – The Smashes

FX and the Ultimate Fighting Championship® organization today unveiled the identities of the sixteen Australian and British mixed martial artists set to represent their nations in The Ultimate Fighter: Australia vs UK – TheSmashes. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) finalists are among the top fighters in both nations’ lightweight and welterweight divisions, with the Australian team...

Aug 23, 2012 6:41 am

If You Missed This Past Sunday’s Episode of BJPenn.Com Radio Listen To It Now!!!

This week on BJPenn.com Radio, hosts Bryan Levick and Mitch Ciccarelli spoke with four huge guests. Fomer UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia who will face Andrei Arlovski for the fourth time at One FC on August 31 was the first one on the line.. UFC featherweight Evan Dunham who will face TJ Grant at UFC...

Aug 19, 2012 11:59 am

PODCAST- Join BJ Penn.Com Radio Tonight at 6:30pm Eastern

Tonight on BJPenn.com Radio, hosts Bryan Levick and Mitch Ciccarelli will speak with four huge guests. Fomer UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia who will face Andrei Arlovski for the fourth time at One FC on August 31 will kick things off. UFC featherweight Evan Dunham who will face TJ Grant at UFC 152 on September...

Aug 9, 2012 11:18 am

Shogun tops UFC on FOX 4 salaries | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor Two former UFC light-heavyweight champions led the payroll at last Saturday’s UFC on FOX 4 event, as Mauricio “Shogun” Rua ($240,000) and Lyoto Machida ($200,000) combined for 46 percent of the events $963,000 payroll. The main event of the evening proved to be very entertaining as Shogun Rua stopped Brandon Vera ($70,000) via fourth-round TKO. However, it...

Aug 8, 2012 12:57 pm

LHW Division: Recycled | UFC NEWS

By: Edward Fernandez On UFC on Fox 4 we saw Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida knockout Ryan Bader in the second round, while Mauricio “Shogun” Rua struggled to finish Brandon Vera via TKO in the fourth. Dana White made it clear that the fighter who won in the most impressive fashion would be facing the winner...

Aug 2, 2012 3:26 pm

Dan Miller vs. Sean Pierson Set For UFC 152 | UFC NEWS

  UFC 152 will have welterweights Dan Miller and Sean Pearson square off in Toronto, Canada this coming September 22. Dan Miller’s last fight and welterweight debut was a W via guillotine opposite Ricardo Funch while Pierson deafeated Jake Hetch by unanimous decision. UFC 152 currently include: Joseph Benavidez vs. Demetrious Johnson  Michael Bisping vs. Brian Stann B.J. Penn vs. Rory...

Aug 2, 2012 2:38 pm

Oliveira vs. Swanson Added To UFC 152 | UFC NEWS

UFC has been busy putting together fights for fans to get excited about this fall.  UFC 152 is having featherweight Charles Oliveira and Cub Swanson face off in Toronto, Canada this coming September 22. Oliveira moved from lightweight to featherweight and won both fights since.  Submitting Erick Wisely via reverse calf slice in January and...

Aug 2, 2012 10:30 am

BIO

Born on December 13, 1978, Jay Dee “B.J.” Penn is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion and a two time, two division Mixed Martial Arts champion currently fighting for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). B.J. is the fourth of five sons born of Jay Dee Penn Sr. and Loraine Shin. The Penn family heritage, although prominent...

Aug 1, 2012 12:30 pm

Three Bouts Added To UFC on FX 5 | UFC NEWS

UFC adds 3 bouts to UFC on FX 5 taking place Oct. 5 at Target Center in Minneapolis.   Josh Neer faces Justin Edwards in a welterweight bout.  Neer was on a 6 fight win streak until his recent KO loss to Mike Pyle.  Edwards comes back to fight after recently losing to John Maguire. ...

Jul 24, 2012 6:56 am

Belfort Wants Weidman In Brazil I UFC News

  Today, via Twitter, Vitor Belfort has stated that he has personally asked Joe Silva for a fight with Chris Weidman for the next shot at the middleweight crown. Belfort claims that he believes Weidman is next in line but thinks that they should still fight just to clear up any argument as to who...

Jul 19, 2012 7:29 am

Why Chris Weidman Is Not Next In Line I Editorial

  Any fighter who is on the cusp of the title picture calls out the champ of their respective weight class after a big win. Its just instinct. You just won a fight and now feel that you can beat anyone on Earth as the adrenaline continues to course through your veins. Whether or not...

Jul 17, 2012 12:20 pm

The Association Of Boxing Commissions Addresses Scoring System In MMA | MMA NEWS

This year at the Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC) annual conference, the commission removed last year’s proposed half-point scoring system while redefining many Unified Rules for MMA, a decision with a direct effect on mixed martial arts’ scoring. After a year of a voluntary evaluation period granted to the half-point system proposed by Doc Hamilton...

Jul 11, 2012 7:09 am

EDITORIAL | In Depth: The Dynamic past of Amateur MMA part 2; KICK International

Amateur MMA finally has someone who truly cares about it. His name is Don Clift and he is the driving force behind one of the biggest attempts to organize and track it – KICK International. Behind the scenes is a network that administers, governs and regulates many of the various aspects of martial arts and...

Jul 2, 2012 2:35 pm

Editorial Spotlight | Why Chael Sonnen Will Defeat Anderson Silva (Again) at UFC 148

Every generation has its popular myths. From the body humors of ancient Greece and Rome to man-made global warming today, some boneheaded beliefs refuse to die quick deaths, waiting instead on history to correct them. One such bit of snake oil being peddled today is the popular, but fatally flawed, idea that UFC Middleweight Champion...

Jun 10, 2012 10:21 am

Paul Daley No Longer Employed By ZUFFA, Released From Strikeforce | MMA NEWS

Wad Alameddine of Fight Management confirmed Strikeforce has released former welterweight title challenger Paul Daley via press release. In the statement Daley says the split from the organization is due to his inability to fight frequently with Strikeforce. “I’m happy that Strikeforce has granted my request to be released from their roster as I found...

Jun 2, 2012 1:40 pm

Frank Mir Latest To Be Approved for TRT | MMA NEWS

It may be an unfair upper-hand, cheating, an advantage but it is legal. Testosterone replacement therapy is almost becoming a staple in the world of MMA. The latest fighter to gain approval for the controversial treatment was Frank Mir. His approval came prior to his heavyweight title bout against Junior Dos Santos at UFC 146....