835 Search Results for Alistair Overeem

Mar 12, 2012 9:30 am

Mir Or Velasquez, Who Is The Betting Underdog? Find Out Here

Two of the UFC’s top heavyweights are set to square off in May at UFC 146. Frank Mir is a two time champion; Cain Velasquez is a former undefeated champion coming off his first professional defeat against new champ, Junior Dos Santos. The winner of the Mir vs. Velasquez bout will be crowned the number...

Mar 12, 2012 9:00 am

“Big Foot” Leaves Blackzilians, Rejoins ATT

First I’ll stay here in Florida, where I live. I’m training with the guys at American Top Team, and they opened the doors for me, thank God. I’m training with Thiago Silva, Sakara, with big names over there. Katel Kubis at Muay Thai, Parrumpinha at Jiu-Jitsu. When it’s six weeks before the event I’ll go...

Mar 9, 2012 12:53 pm

Werdum vs. Russow Target For June Brazil Show

A heavyweight fight between top contender Fabricio Werdum and top prospect, Mike Russow is reportedly in the works for the UFC’s return trip to Brazil in June. The Brazilian card is yet to be announced or finalized and the date/ venue is expected to be announced shortly. In the headlining spot is expected to be...

Mar 7, 2012 1:17 pm

Cain Velasquez vs. Frank Mir Set For UFC 146; Winner To Receive A Title Fight

“Verbal agreements are in for a No. 1 contender match between former UFC world heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez at UFC 146, May 26 in Las Vegas,” UFC president Dana White said. The heavyweights will be out in full force at UFC 146, as former UFC heavyweight champions, Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir...


Mar 7, 2012 12:38 pm

Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Silva Slated For UFC 146

A heavyweight fight featuring Roy “Big Country” Nelson, and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, has been agreed to for UFC 146. UFC officials made the announcement today via their Twitter account. Roy Nelson is coming off a unanimous decision loss to former Strikeforce heavyweight, Fabricio Werdum at UFC 143. The loss put Nelson’s octagon record at 3-3, so...

Feb 24, 2012 1:08 pm

UFC 144 Coverage | Best Title Fight of 2012?

Two months into 2012, and there are already some mouth-watering UFC championship fights on tap. In April, light heavyweight king Jon Jones will defend his crown against No.1 contender and bitter rival Rashad Evans, in May heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is expected to collide with the fearsome Alistair Overeem. An announcement regarding Anderson Silva’s...

Feb 22, 2012 5:59 pm

UFC Adds A Trio Of Bouts to UFC 146 In Las Vegas

BJPENN.COM just learned that the UFC has added three additional bouts to the upcoming UFC 146 event headed to Las Vegas. Gabriel Gonzaga will take on undefeated Strikeforce import Shane Del Rosario, “The Ultimate Fighter” winner Diego Brandao will face off with Darren Elkins in his first post-reality show bout and new UFC signee Glover...

Feb 22, 2012 11:51 am

Dan Hardy Returning Against Duane Ludwig At UFC 146

A very exciting welterweight matchup has been booked for the UFC 146 card set for Las Vegas. Both Dan Hardy and Duane Ludwig have agreed to face each other in welterweight clash. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand...

Feb 21, 2012 11:41 am

Jacob Volkmann vs. Paul Sass Set For UFC 146

The latest addition to the ever growing UFC 146 card is set between two lightweight fighters. Both Jacob Volkmann and Paul Sass have agreed to square off in Las Vegas. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand Garden Arena....

Feb 19, 2012 5:34 pm

Quick Twitt | Evan Dunham Vs. Edson Barboza Set For UFC 146

UFC president Dana White just announced an intriguing lightweight match up between Evan Dunham and Edson Barboza. The fight will go down at UFC 146 in May. (He just got the event and date wrong – blamed it on his cellphone) UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set...

Feb 19, 2012 4:57 pm

BJPENN.COM Heavyweight Top 10 (Updated 02/19/12)

The time to update the BJPENN.COM world rankings is long overdue. There has been a lot of activity in each division and as such we have adjusted our world rankings. Items such as wins, losses, inactivity, retirement and suspensions all play apart in deciding who should be ranked in the top 10. Your most recent...

Feb 19, 2012 11:37 am

Mayhem Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway Now Official For UFC 146

We reported yesterday that the Jason “Mayhem” Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway bout was in the works, but that was prior to the UFC making it official. Now the UFC has announced the bout and the Miller vs. Dollaway scrap is on. UFC officials announced the bout late yesterday evening. UFC 146 is set to take...

Feb 18, 2012 4:09 pm

Mayhem Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway In The Works For UFC 146

A middleweight contest between Jason “Mayhem” Miller and C.B. Dollaway is reportedly in the works for UFC 146 in Las Vegas. The UFC has yet to announce this bout as official, but a twitter post from “Mayhem” hinted that the bout is indeed about to be finalized. UFC 146 is set to take place on...

Jan 12, 2012 1:35 pm

UFC NEWS – 2011 Salary Report For 337 UFC Fighters

2011 was a hallmark year for the world’s biggest and best Mixed Martial Arts promotion. They expanded to new territories, set record gate and attendance figures and launched a revolutionary TV deal. Safe to say the UFC had a great 2011. In an interesting report from mma-manifesto.com, 337 UFC fighters who fought for the promotion...

Jan 12, 2012 9:43 am

UFC NEWS – “Brock Lesnar Is Done” Says UFC President

[box_light]“I think Brock’s done. The conversations I’ve had with Brock Lesnar since that fight, all indications point to it’s over. This isn’t baseball man, half in, half out, you can go out and party the night before and then play a game. These guys have to be 100-percent into this mentally, physically, emotionally… Here’s what...

Jan 9, 2012 12:15 pm

UFC NEWS – All UFC 141 Fighter’s Tested Come Up Clean For Banned Substances

19 UFC 141 competitors underwent screenings by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for Banned substances and they all came up clean. The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the findings this afternoon. UFC 141 took place on Friday, Dec 30 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view featured former heavyweight...

Jan 3, 2012 12:14 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Medical Suspensions Report

The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today revealed the list of fighters who have received medical suspensions following their efforts in last weekend’s UFC 141 event. Twelve fighters received mandatory suspensions, four of which could be out up to six months due to injuries suffered while in the cage. UFC 141 took place this past...

Dec 31, 2011 9:44 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Salary Report: Lesnar Top Earner

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the list of total disclosed payrolls for last night’s UFC 141 pay-per-view event and Brock Lesnar Leads the pack with the highest disclosed salary. UFC 141 took place last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view featured former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar...

Dec 30, 2011 2:10 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Live Results

UFC 141 is set to take place tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view event will feature a five-round non-title fight between former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and newly signed heavyweight stand-out Alistair Overeem. In the co-main event of the evening a heated lightweight rivalry will come to...

Dec 30, 2011 2:00 pm

UFC NEWS – BJPENN.COM'S UFC 141 Discussion Thread

Tonight’s UFC 141 event is the last of 2011. This year we have seen more MMA events than ever and the UFC is sending off the year with a bang in what has been marketed as the largest main event in UFC history. Scheduled for five-rounds, Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem are guaranteed to deliver...

Dec 29, 2011 4:28 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Weigh-In Results

MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view) Brock Lesnar () vs. Alistair Overeem (263) Donald Cerrone (156) vs. Nate Diaz (157)* Jon Fitch (171) vs. Johny Hendricks (170) Alexander Gustafsson (203) vs. Vladimir Matyushenko (205) Jim Hettes (145) vs. Nam Phan (146) PRELIMINARY CARD: (Spike TV) Junior Assuncao (145) vs. Ross Pearson (145) Danny Castillo (156) vs. Anthony Njokuani...

Dec 29, 2011 6:00 am

*ON NOW* Watch Todays UFC 141 Weigh-In Ceremony Live Here On BJPENN.COM (7pm ET)

UFC 141 is set to take place tomorrow at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view event will feature a five-round non-title fight between former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and newly signed heavyweight stand-out Alistair Overeem. Today the UFC is holding the official weigh-in ceremony and all fighters scheduled for...

Dec 28, 2011 12:51 pm

UFC NEWS- Watch The UFC 141 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live *NOW* On BJPENN.COM ( 4PM ET)

UFC 141 is set to take place on Dec. 30 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view event will feature a five-round non-title fight between former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and newly signed heavyweight stand-out Alistair Overeem. Today the UFC is holding their pre-fight press conference in anticipation of...

Dec 28, 2011 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – YouTube Post Of “Countdown To UFC 141” Out Draws Fuel TV Airing

This past week the UFC and Fuel TV aired the latest installment of the UFC’s countdown series, “Countdown to UFC 141” and it drew in a meager 15,000 viewers with a 0.03 household rating in the male 18-49 demographic and an all-time low of 0.0 rating in men 18-34. Interestingly enough, the UFC put out...

Dec 26, 2011 7:30 am

UFC NEWS – Fans Invited To UFC 141 Autograph Session This Thursday

Fans headed to Vegas this week for UFC 141 will get the chance to get in on the official UFC 141 autograph session prior to this week’s weigh-in ceremony on Thursday. Featuring UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, former light-heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin and Ultimate Fighter winner Roy Nelson, the UFC 141 pre-fight autograph event is...