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Jan 23, 2012 8:47 am

UFC NEWS – Jon Jones Favors Evans Over Davis This Weekend On FOX

“I’m picking Rashad Evans. I’m in his corner … I want to fight Rashad. He’s the antagonist of my career. There’s no just pumping up pay per views when it comes to me and Rashad. Everything about us disliking each other is true. After we fight each other it’ll all be clear, and he can...

Jan 20, 2012 8:41 pm

UFC NEWS – Barry, Morecraft, Denis And Miller Earn $45k Fight Night Bonuses

For their parts in tonight’s fights, Pat Barry, Christian Morecraft, Nick Denis and Jim Miller were awarded $45,000 in “Fight Night” bonus money. Barry and Morecraft took home “Fight of the Night” honors. Denis took him “Knock Out of the Night” and Miller took home “Submission of the Night.” UFC on FX 1 took place...

Jan 20, 2012 8:07 pm

UFC NEWS – Jorge Rivera Retires After Tonights Victory Against Schafer

A nine-year UFC veteran stepped into the Octagon for the last time this evening. Jorge Rivera first fought in the UFC back at UFC 44 in 2003 when he took out David Loiseau in a three-round war that he won via decision. A veteran, inspiration and tough S.O.B. Rivera has been captivating MMA fans for...

Jan 19, 2012 4:08 pm

UFC NEWS – Hamman Injured, Craig In Against Noke At UFC on FX 2

A new middleweight is set to make his UFC debut as a replacement opponent against Jared Hamman. Hamman who was originally scheduled to face Kyle Noke has been forced out of his UFC on FX bout with an injury. In his place comes Andrew Craig. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a main...

Jan 19, 2012 3:54 pm

UFC NEWS – Edwards Out, Stittgen In Against Thompson At UFC 143

A pair of injuries has changed this UFC 143 bout on two separate occasions. However, the UFC has locked it in and now promotional newcomers Stephen Thompson and Dan Stittgen will face off in preliminary card action. Originally Thompson was brought in to face Justin Edwards when Mike Stumpf was forced out of the bout...

Jan 19, 2012 12:31 pm

UFC NEWS – Pat Barry Ready To Put Improved Ground Game On Display Tomorrow night

“Wrestling and jiu-jitsu and strength are my weakness when it comes to fighting. Punching and kicking can always get better, but it’s the wrestling and grappling and what not, that’s my Achilles heel. [DeathClutch] is a gym that’s filled with gigantic wrestlers who all grapple, Comprido is the jiu-jitsu coach. They’re all stronger than I...

Jan 18, 2012 4:29 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FX Headliner Melvin Guillard Looking to Make A Statement Against Miller

Explosive UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard (29-9-2, 1NC) returns to headline the inaguaral UFC on FX event this Friday night from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. Guillard’s slated to face top-five lightweight Jim Miller (20-3) in the organization’s first main event on FX and he’s looking to deliver fans a great performance. “I am looking at making a...

Jan 18, 2012 1:52 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Hires Two Emmy Winning Producers To Head Up New Era Of Programming

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today the addition of two new staff members who will play key roles in the organization’s television production efforts. Former ESPN Deportes coordinating producer Kieren Portley joins UFC as Vice President of Studio and Spanish Production, while former ESPN producer Zach Candito takes the role of Event Producer for UFC’s...

Jan 14, 2012 9:58 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Gives Palhares Etim and Barboza Fight Night Bonus Awards

UFC 142 went down tonight from Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena. In the main event featherweight weight champion Jose Aldo put his belt on the line against the undefeated Team Alpha Male product, Chad Mendes and with one second left in the first round knocked out the Sacramento resident to retain his title. In the...

Jan 13, 2012 1:29 pm

UFC NEWS – "UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes" Weigh-In Results – Johnson In At 197 Pounds

MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view) Champ Jose Aldo (145) vs. Chad Mendes (144) Vitor Belfort (186) vs. Anthony Johnson (197)* Mike Massenzio (184) vs. Rousimar Palhares (186) Carlo Prater (170) vs. Erick Silva (169) Edson Barboza (154) vs. Terry Etim (155) PRELIMINARY CARD: (FX) Sam Stout (155) vs. Thiago Tavares (155) Gabriel Gonzaga (250) vs. Ednaldo Oliveira...

Jan 11, 2012 8:00 am

UFC NEWS – "UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes" Bout Order Finalized

UFC officials have released this Saturday’s UFC 142 full fight card lineup and broadcasting options. The night’s action is spread across pay-per-view, FX and facebook.com. UFC 142 is set to go down on Jan. 14 from Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena. In the main event is a featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Chad...

Jan 9, 2012 9:43 am

UFC NEWS – Maldonado Forced Off UFC 142 Card With Injury,

This Saturday’s UFC 142 fight card has lost a light-heavyweight contest and as a result the event will feature only 10 fights. Fabio Maldonado has suffered an injury in training and has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled appointment with Caio Magalhaes at UFC 142. The UFC will not seek a replacement for the...

Jan 5, 2012 7:06 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Announces Peralta vs. Semerzier Rematch For UFC on FX 2

A featherweight rematch has just been added to the UFC”s second card scheduled for the FX network. Mackens Semerzier and Robbie Peralta have agreed to rematch after their first bout resulted in a no-contest. It was Peralta who received the victory over Semerzier in their original matchup in the UFC on FOX 1 preliminary card...

Jan 4, 2012 9:29 am

UFC NEWS – Perosh vs. Penner Added To UFC on FX 2

UFC officials have put together a light-heavyweight bout between Anthony Perosh and Nick Penner scheduled for UFC on FX 2 in March. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a main event welterweight bout between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. The Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia will play host to the fight card on...

Jan 2, 2012 12:30 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FX 2 Books UFC Newcomers Shawn Jordan And Oli Thompson.

A heavyweight battle between promotional newcomers is set to go down this March when the UFC returns to Australia for their UFC on FX 2 show. BJPENN.COM confirmed with sources close to the situation that both Shawn Jordan and Oli Thompson have agreed to square off in preliminary card action. UFC on FX 2 is...

Jan 2, 2012 12:00 pm

UFC NEWS – Bout Order Set For “UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson”

UFC officials have finalized their fight card for the promotions return trip to Japan in February. A 24-main lineup will be featured in the land of the rising sun making up 12 official bouts. UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of...

Jan 2, 2012 5:15 am

UFC NEWS – Noke vs. Hamman Expected For UFC on FOX 2

A middleweight contest between Kyle Noke and Jared Hamman is expected to go down in the UFC’s return trip to March set for Australia. Noke announced the news, but UFC officials have yet to confirm the bout. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a main event welterweight bout between Martin Kampmann and Thiago...

Dec 29, 2011 8:40 am

UFC NEWS – T.J. Waldburger vs. Jake Hecht Set For UFC on FOX 2

A welterweight bout has been added to the UFC’s second scheduled show on Fox affiliate station, FX. T.J. Waldburger and Jake Hecht have agreed to face each other in the UFC’s return trip to Australia. Hecht confirmed the bout this morning via his official twitter account. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a...