518 Search Results for Jake Ellenberger

Dec 16, 2013 10:04 am

Condit vs. Ellenberger 2? Jake Says ‘He’s In’

Back in 2009, top UFC welterweight, Jake Ellenberger made his UFC debut against a rising Carlos Condit. The result? A split-decision defeat for Jake. With the recent welterweight shift caused by the title relinquishing Georges St-Pierre, the UFC is scrambling to put back together the top-tier of their 170 pound division. In that picture is...


Mar 23, 2017 6:52 am

‘Platinum’ Mike Perry: Ellenberger showed he’s a punk, a quitter in Masvidal fight

On April 22, fan favorite slugger “Platinum” Mike Perry will attempt to rebound from his first professional loss. His opponent in this effort will be brick-fisted welterweight veteran Jake Ellenberger. In advance of this fight, Perry joined host Kinch on BJ Penn Radio to give his take on Ellenberger as an opponent. Apparently, Perry had...

Oct 31, 2016 2:21 pm

EXCLUSIVE – Jake Shields on GSP’s free agency: “I’ve always wanted that rematch.”

When news broke of former UFC welterweight champion Georges Saint Pierre coming out of retirement, there wasn’t much doubt regarding where the French-Canadian superstar would re-sign with the UFC. But with entirely new owners and an exclusive apparel contract with Reebok, much has changed in the UFC since GSP stepped away from the sport in 2013....

Oct 20, 2015 11:10 am

Neil Magny jumps in the middle of Cote-Ellenberger Twitter beef

In an attempt to get put on January’s UFC on Fox 18 card, Patrick Cote called for an opponent to meet him in the cage via Twitter. Jake Ellenberger gladly stepped up and replied to his tweet and the two got in to a Twitter feud that already makes up for an interesting fight.  ...

Aug 7, 2015 3:57 am

Jake Shields Responds: ‘Palhares Has No Business Fighting’

WSOF welterweight Jake Shields suffered a loss at this past weekends WSOF 22 when he fought champion Rousimar Palhares, but that’s not even the worst part. During the fight he suffered several eye gouges and then when Palhares got the fight ending submission locked in, he held it and cranked it well after Shields tapped....

Jul 31, 2015 6:31 am

Jake Shields: ‘The Reebok Deal Really Hurt A lot Of People’

“I’m definitely glad I’m not dealing with this right now. It’s nice to be getting sponsors at WSOF. The situation is good for guys like me because it means there are more sponsors available outside of the UFC, but it sucks for all of my friends in the UFC. A lot of guys are barely...

Jul 26, 2015 5:08 am

Jake Shields: It Would Be Justice If I Hurt Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares made his way to the top of the World Series of Fighting welterweight division by making his opponents scream in agony before tapping out, and Jake Shields is hoping to give the champion a taste of his own medicine when they meet at “WSOF 22″. Shields is usually not one to trash talk,...

Jul 22, 2015 5:49 pm

Jake Shields: ‘Palhares is a dirty guy who likes hurting people’

Former UFC title challenger and current World Series of Fighting welterweight Jake Shields will fight for the title when he takes on Rousimar Palhares at WSOF 22, taking place next Saturday. During the media conference call for the event Shields talked about his added motivation for fighting Palhares, because he is what Shields considers a...

Jul 13, 2015 7:56 am

UFC Fighters React to Thompson’s Spinning Heel Kick KO of Ellenberger

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson has been training with some of the best fighters in the world and it looks like it’s finally starting to pay off. Thompson has always had the skill to be a main event fighter, but the right opportunity never popped up. With all eyes on him, he showcased his skills and proved...

Jul 12, 2015 8:49 pm

“TUF 21 Finale” Results: Thompson KOs Ellenberger with a Pair of Spinning Kicks

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson’s first trip into the main event couldn’t have gone any better. Thompson stepped into the octagon as the favorite and proved the bookies right by completely outclassing Jake Ellenberger on the feet. “Wonderboy” suffered a scare early on in the first round when he hate a big shot from Ellenberger, but he...

Mar 18, 2015 4:19 pm

Josh Koscheck: I thought about hitting Jake in the nuts

“Not taking anything from (Jake Ellenberger), but I fight nine out of 10 times, I smash him. But that’s part of the game. He caught me, and I just think he was the better night because I made a mistake. I relaxed in that second period, and against the cage, I was in control of...

Mar 3, 2015 1:37 pm

Salary Report: Ellenberger Tops Rousey

The California State Athletic Commission released the disclosed payroll for last weekend’s UFC 184 event, and welterweight winner Jake Ellenberger earned the evening’s top dollar. UFC 184 took place on Saturday, February 28, from the Staples Center, in Los Angeles. In the main event, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey submitted Cat Zingano in just...

Feb 28, 2015 8:08 pm

UFC 184 Results: Ellenberger Submits Koscheck In Round 2, Ends Three Fight Losing Streak

The third fight of UFC 184’s main card featured the return of welterweight Josh Koscheck and #11 ranked Jake Ellenberger Ellenberger came in with three straight losses just like his opponent. Obviously both men were looking to win and were possibly fighting to keep their jobs. Fighters didn’t touch gloves and came out swinging. Ellenberger...

Feb 20, 2015 10:08 am

Ellenberger: ‘I know my opponents use PEDs, because they told me’

“I know for a fact I’ve fought guys on PEDs. I’ve had guys tell me that after the fight. I won’t say any names but you can tell. You can tell when you clinch up with somebody. Probably the biggest test is by the way they look, but I’m not going to name names. It’s...

Feb 17, 2015 3:05 am

Ellenberger “The last few weeks have been hell”

“I have a few new things that I’ve been doing. I’ve changed a lot as far as how I approach the way I think. It is kind of like resetting to a new default. It is not really a skill thing; it is all more in the way I think and my self-confidence. It is...

Nov 15, 2014 8:20 pm

UFC 180 Results: Gastelum Gets 1st Round Win Over Ellenberger

Kelvin Gastelum controlled every aspect of the fight and dominated Jake Ellenberger. Ellenberger seemed to be one step behind Gastelum every step of the way and it made Gastelum look like a superstar. There was a moment in the first round where Ellenberger cracked Gastelum with a couple solid punches, but Gastelum was unfazed by...

Nov 10, 2014 9:49 am

REPLAY! Countdown To UFC 180: Ellenberger vs. Gastellum

To get fight fans ready for UFC 180: Werdum vs. Hunt this Saturday where Mark Hunt and Fabricio Werdum will square off for the interim heavyweight championship, the UFC ran ‘Countdown to UFC 180’ on Fox Sports 1. Below is the co-main event segment from the show featuring Kelvin Gastellum and Jake Ellenberger.

Nov 1, 2014 3:01 pm

Ellenberger Planning To “Dominate” Gastelum

“When you’re in the top 15 or the top 10, every fight is very important. Me, myself personally, I don’t pay a lot of attention to rankings, you know because it’s really just a number. If you’re not (above) No. 1 then you’re not the champ. I like the match-up a lot, he’s a tough...

Oct 13, 2014 2:59 pm

Ellenberger: Rousey’s Coach “Probably The Best Coach I’ve Had”

Jake Ellenberger is gearing up for his UFC 180 bout against Kelvin Gastellum in November. To get ready for the bout, ‘The Juggernaut’ has enlisted the help of none other than Edmond Tarverdyan, the mastermind behind the evolution of UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Ellenberger isn’t just training at the gym, he also rented...

Aug 26, 2014 12:40 pm

Ellenberger-Gastelum, Sanchez-Parke Added to UFC 180 In Mexico

The UFC’s top Mexican fighters are hitting Mexico City this November with “UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum”. UFC officials announced the addition of some intriguing bouts during today’s press-conference. (Replay HERE) In lightweight action, Diego Sanchez will face Norman Park, and in welterweight action Kelvin Gastelum will take on Jake Ellenberger. The two bouts will...

Jun 24, 2014 8:54 am

Joe Ellenberger Ready For UFC Debut Despite Blood Disease

Joe Ellenberger, not to be confused with his brother Jake who is also a UFC fighter, is ready to make his UFC debut this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 44: Swanson vs. Stephens against James Moontasri, but he didn’t get there without overcoming several obstacles. Joe suffers from a rare blood disease known as Paroxysmal...

May 27, 2014 12:20 pm

Ellenberger Turned Down Nate Diaz Fight – Nate Asked To Keep Quiet

Hush Hush! According to UFC lightweight standout Nathan Diaz, the UFC asked him to face-off with Jake Ellenberger in a UFC contest in their welterweight division. Jake declined the offer, leaving Nate on the sidelines, and the younger Diaz brother was told to keep it all hush. Check it: Hey remember 2 months ago @ufc...

May 24, 2014 8:23 pm

UFC 173 Results: Lawler Sends Ellenberger to the Ground with Knee, Wins in Round 3

Robbie Lawler proved to the world why he is ranked number one in the welterweight division. He cracked Jake Ellenberger with a couple high kicks that sent Ellenberger stumbling back a few steps. Even though Ellenberger blocked them, they still hurt and he went into full defense mode. Ellenberger landed maybe two or three shots...