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Jan 9, 2013 12:26 pm

Countdown to UFC 156 Debuts on FUEL TV on January 29th

Get ready fight fans; the “Countdown to UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar” is set to debut on FUEL TV starting on Tuesday, January 29th at 11 pm ET (8pm PT). The show will likely center its main focus on the UFC 156 featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo (21-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and former...

Jan 8, 2013 5:54 am

Yves Edwards vs. Isaac Vallie-Flagg set for UFC 156 | UFC News

UFC officials recently announced that a lightweight bout between Strikeforce import Isaac Vallie-Flagg (13-3-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and the “Thugjitsu Master” Yves Edwards (42-18-1 UFC, 10-6 UFC) has been added to UFC 156 in Las Vegas. Flagg enters the UFC on the heels of back-to-back split-decision wins over the Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante and Brian Melancon under the Strikeforce...

Nov 7, 2012 7:56 am

The MMA World Reacts Over Yesterday’s Presidential Election | MMA NEWS

Last night The United States Of America as well as most of the civilized world stood by and waited for the results of the 2012 presidential election. Many of MMA’s biggest stars took to politics with their reactions on the results: The Truth Bobby Razak [email protected] God bless America the greatest nation in earth Nathan...


Oct 16, 2012 9:14 am

UFC on FX 5 Salary Report | UFC NEWS

Earlier this month the UFC held UFC on FX 5 at the Minneapolis Target Center. Featuring a main event between heavyweights Travis Browne and Antonio ‘Bigfoot” Silva, the full fight card featured 10 bouts from top to bottom. The Minnesota Office of Combative Sports recently released the disclosed payroll for the event and it totaled...

Oct 8, 2012 12:33 pm

Quick Twitt | UFC’s Shane Roller Announces Retirement | UFC NEWS

Since entering the UFC’s Octagon, WEC import, Shane Roller never really found his groove. After besting Thiago Tavares in his UFC debut, the wrestling based fighter was off to a great start in the UFC’s lightweight division. However, Roller went on to win just one of his next five bouts including his most recent loss...

Oct 5, 2012 1:16 pm

"UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot" Results And Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

“UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot” takes place tonight on FX. Tonight’s event takes place from the Target Center in Minneapolis and it features a heavyweight main event between Travis Browne and Antonio Silva. Follow along with tonight’s results and discuss the event as it unfolds with your fellow BJPENN.COM members! MAIN CARD: (FX,...

Oct 4, 2012 2:55 pm

“UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot”; Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva will enjoy a 20 lbs weight advantage when he collides with 6ft 7inch heavyweight Travis Browne tomorrow night on the stacked UFC on FX card from the Target Center, Minneapolis. The 6ft 4inch “Bigfoot” used every available pound, hitting the uppermost heavyweight limit of 266 lbs for tomorrow’s five round main event...

Aug 31, 2012 10:36 am

REPORT | All Cancelled UFC 151 Fights Now Rescheduled | UFC NEWS

Somewhere in a Las Vegas office UFC officials are breathing a sigh of relief. Last week for the first time in ZUFFA history an entire event was cancelled due to an inability to book a marketable main event. In a highly publicized scandal it was made clear that Dan Henderson was unable to fulfill his...

Aug 2, 2012 3:25 pm

UFC 151: Tim Means Books UFC Newcomer Abel Trujillo | UFC NEWS

Lightweight bout between Tim Mean Brooks and newcomer, Abel Trujillo is schedule for UFC 151 taking place at Mandalay Bay Events Center Las Vegas, NV on September 1. Means is on an 11 fight win streak recently earning his W opposite Justin Salas in just 66 seconds at UFC on FX3 in June.  Trujillo takes...

Jul 13, 2012 10:18 am

Who’s Next for UFC on Fuel TV 4 Winners? | UFC NEWS

By Ryan Busuttil The UFC’s Middleweight division just got a lot more interesting! Less than a week after the almost 2 year feud between champion Anderson Silva and his “arch nemesis” Chael Sonnen concluded at UFC 148, many were wondering who the next challenger for Silva’s crown would be. The thought was that the winner...

Jun 21, 2012 12:30 pm

Johnson vs. Castillo Set For UFC 151 | UFC NEWS

The UFC has booked a lightweight fight for their UFC 151 event coming this September between Danny Castillo and Michael Johnson. UFC 151 is taking place on September 1st from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is expected to make his latest attempt at...

Jun 18, 2012 3:32 pm

Wiman vs. Sass Booked For Nottingham Show | UFC NEWS

A pair of lightweights have agreed to square off in the UFC’s return trip to the UK. Both Matt Wiman and Paul Sass have agreed to face each other in the UFC’s upcoming Nottingham show. “After looking so impressive in his last fight at UFC 146, unbeaten Liverpool lightweight Paul Sass steps up to fight...

May 30, 2012 7:16 am

"UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir" Medical Suspensions Report | UFC NEWS

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the official list of UFC 146 medical suspensions yesterday afternoon. Overall 17 fighters will be forced on the shelf by the commission. Among those suspended fighters is Cain Velasquez who could be out up to six-months for a possible broken hand. He will need an X-ray to obtain clearance...

May 29, 2012 3:57 pm

UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir Salary Report | UFC NEWS

UFC 146 took place on May 26th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This was the first entire heavyweight main card and nearly every fight delivered excitement and a finish with nine finishes total on the incredible twelve fight card. Junior dos Santos successfully defended his belt in the main event....

May 29, 2012 8:09 am

Just Scrap Radio Returns Today At 1pm ET Live on BJPENN.COM

“Just Scrap Radio” is back with another killer lineup this week. We will start the show off with a member of NASCAR’s royal family, Jeffrey Earnhardt. Jeffrey recently made his MMA debut and we plan to go all in with him to get his thoughts on the sport, his favorite martial arts styles and what...

May 26, 2012 9:53 pm

Struve, Hardy, Nelson & Sass Take Home $70K "Fight Night Bonuses" | UFC NEWS

UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir went down tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event JDS was able to take out Frank Mir via TKO in the second round to retain the UFC’s heavyweight title. UFC officials just announced that they have given away $70,000 in “Fight...

May 26, 2012 3:00 pm

UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir Live Results & Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

The biggest card in UFC history goes down tonight from Las Vegas. UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir is set to go down from the MGM Grand Garden Arena. In the main event newly crowned UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will attempt to make his first successful title defense against two-time former champ Frank...

May 25, 2012 4:10 pm

UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir | Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view) Champ Junior Dos Santos (239) vs. Frank Mir (261) (for heavyweight title) Antonio Silva (264) vs. Cain Velasquez (240) Dave Herman (233) vs. Roy Nelson (254) Shane Del Rosario (246) vs. Stipe Miocic (245) Lavar Johnson (248) vs. Stefan Struve (255) PRELIMINARY CARD: (FX) Diego Brandao (145) vs. Darren Elkins (145) Edson...

May 21, 2012 1:00 pm

Programming Reminder | Countdown To UFC 146 Airs This Week | UFC NEWS

The widely popular UFC Countdown show returns this Wednesday on Fuel TV. The half hour special will showcase the top fights of this weekends UFC 146 card to build anticipation for the all heavyweight main card. The main event is the Heavyweight title match between Junior Dos Santos and Frank Mir while the co-main event...

Feb 24, 2012 4:30 pm

T.J. Grant vs. Carlo Prater Booked For UFC on FUEL TV 3

Lightweights T.J. Grant and Carlo Prater are the latest additions to the continually growing UFC on FUEL TV 3 event set for May. With a featherweight headliner in place between the fast rising Dustin Poirier and the equally talented “Korean Zombie”, UFC on FUEL TV 3 is set to go down from the Patriot Center...

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 8, 2012 4:00 am

Castillo vs. Cholish Booked For UFC on FOX 3 Event

A lightweight addition to the UFC’s May event on Fox TV was announced by promotional officials yesterday in the form of Danny Castillo vs. John Cholish. UFC on FOX 3 is set to take place in New Jersey from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford on May 5. In the main event lightweights Nate Diaz...