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Mar 21, 2015 11:55 pm

Demian Maia and Erick Silva Comment on Fighting Each Other

Towards the end of the “UFC Fight Night 62” post fight press conference, both Demian Maia and Erick Silva were asked if they would be up to fighting each other if the UFC presented them the contract. More often than not, friends tend to not fight each other. Maia and Silva, however, seem game to...

Mar 21, 2015 11:49 pm

Giovani Decker Is the New Sr. VP and GM of UFC Brazil

Giovani Decker is the new Senior Vice President and General Manager of UFC Brazil! UFC President Dana White broke the news during the UFC Fight Night 62 post fight press conference. Decker is experienced in building brand awareness in Brazil as he was the former GM and Vice President of Asics Brazil. He spent two...

Mar 21, 2015 11:14 pm

UFC Fight Night 62 Bonus Report: 4 Fighters Take Home $50K

Performance of the Night: Fredy Serrano Fredy Serrano got the ball rolling on the UFC Fight Pass portion of the preliminaries with a knockout win over Bentley Syler. This victory set the pace for an exciting night of fights. Performance of the Night: Kevin Souza Kevin Souza was in the octagon for less than two...

Mar 21, 2015 10:14 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Maia Grapples Way to Victory Over LaFlare

This main event may have been a bit disappointing compared to the rest of the action-packed card, but it was an impressive performance from Demian Maia nonetheless. Maia has the amazing ability to make some of the best strikers and wrestlers look like they don’t even belong in the octagon with him. Maia acted as...


Mar 21, 2015 9:16 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Silva Hands Koscheck 2nd Loss in 1 Month

Erick Silva put on a performance that you would usually see from a top five competitor! Even though the fight ended in submission, Silva did a fantastic job at out-striking Josh Koscheck. Koscheck was staggered several time with strikes but it was ultimately his own punch that cost him the fight. Koscheck started to pressure...

Mar 21, 2015 8:48 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Santos Taps Martin Out in Round 1

Leonardo Santos’ ground work tonight was nothing short of fantastic. He made sure there was no room for error and gave Martin no room to work a reversal or to even block a transition. Santos executed a sweep takedown and transitioned from guard to mount immediately. Martin went into panic mode and gave up his...

Mar 21, 2015 8:17 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Nunes Finishes Baszler with Leg Kick

Amanda Nunes was dominant tonight inside the octagon and made every strike count. Baszler ate a bodykick early on in the opening minute of the fight and never truly recovered after that as she was constantly backpedaling. Nunes picked her shots and saw an opening for leg kicks which landed repeatedly. Baszler took a leg...

Mar 21, 2015 7:54 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Burns Submits Oliveira in Round 3

It looked as if the result of this fight would come down to which fighter possessed better footwork. The fight started off relatively even, but Gilbert Burns started to show signs of fatigue in the middle of the second and his movement suffered from it. Alex Oliveira’s style forces his opponent to chase him around...

Mar 21, 2015 7:21 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Pepey Catches Fili in Triangle, Earns Round 1 Win

There was no feeling out process as these two went straight to the center of the octagon, throwing bombs. Godofredo Pepey picked up the quick submission due to his elite grappling skills. Fili picked Pepey up early on in the first and tried to go for a slam, but Pepey slipped on a triangle attempt...

Mar 21, 2015 6:58 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Trinaldo Wrestles His Way to Win Over Arreola

Francisco Trinaldo walked out of the octagon with his hands raised this evening despite putting on a lackluster performance. Akbarh Arreola spent the majority of his night on his back after getting taken down repeatedly. Arreola showed a hole in his game by throwing weak leg kicks, leaving him susceptible to takedowns. Trinaldo did not...

Mar 21, 2015 6:18 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Souza KOs Kikuno with Brutal Straight Right

Kevin Souza’s knockout win over Katsunori Kikuno may have earned him an extra $50,000 with a Performance of the Night bonus. Kevin Souza’s stance was low from the start in fear that Katsunori Kikuno would shoot on him for a takedown, so Souza was always in position to fire off a stiff shot. Souza cracked...

Mar 21, 2015 5:56 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Dober Screwed by Ref, Silva Gets Win

Drew Dober and Leandro Silva met in the middle of the octagon and the result was anti-climactic and unfortunate. After a back and forth opening round, Silva took the fight to the mat in the second round and started to work for a submission. Silva locked Dober in a arm-in guillotine choke and it was...

Mar 21, 2015 5:30 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Mafra Ragdolls Carrizosa to Earn Decision Win

Leonardo Mafra kicked things off on Fox Sports 2 with a unanimous decision victory over Cain Carrizosa at UFC Fight Night 62. After an active first round, Carrizosa started to slow down noticeably in the middle of the second which allowed Mafra to gain control of the fight. Mafra’s slam in the second round turned...

Mar 21, 2015 4:48 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Giagos Forces Oliveira to Tap in 1st Round

Christos Giagos was able to take Jorge de Oliveira down whenever he wanted and that was his key to success. Giagos transitioned at will from full guard to full mount within seconds and ultimately was in position to end the fight early. Giagos applied a crossface from the side of Oliveira and proceeded to take...

Mar 21, 2015 4:27 pm

UFC FN 62 Results: Serrano BRUTALLY KOs Syler in Round 3

Fredy Serrano’s octagon debut went as well as he could have hoped. After two uneventful rounds, he landed the shot he need to bring the crowd and UFC officials to their feet. Serrano cut Syler’s jab off with a left uppercut and sent him crashing to the canvas. Syler was out cold before his head...

Mar 21, 2015 11:39 am

UFC Fight Night 62 Official Results

Tonight, from Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanazinho Gymnasium, the UFC Fight night 62 fighters will take center stage on FOX Sports 1. Fight fans who cannot make tonight’s event can follow along with the quick results below, or hit up the BJPENN.COM home page for more detailed breakdowns of each fight. Results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports...

Mar 21, 2015 11:30 am

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao — First Official Trailer

Undefeated Floyd Mayweather fights longtime rival Manny Pacquiao in a Welterweight World Championship Unification Bout live on Pay-Per-View on Saturday, May 2nd. Are you ready? BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

Mar 21, 2015 11:16 am

Rampage Jackson Taunts Bellator Boss On Twitter

Quinton Rampage Jackson may find himself in hot water following a contract dispute with his former promoter, Bellator MMA. Having left the Spike TV promotion for a return to the UFC, Bellator has filed an injunction on the former UFC champ, citing they have rights to him. It’s a mess, one that will play out...

Mar 21, 2015 11:12 am

Manny Pacquiao Day 16 Training Highlights

A video posted by Manny Pacquiao (@emmanuelpacquiao) on Mar 19, 2015 at 11:13pm PDT 16 days into his training camp for Floyd Mayweather, and Manny Pacquiao is already looking better than ever. CAPTION: “Day 16 of my gym work out. Thank you Lord.” BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

Mar 21, 2015 11:03 am

Two More UFC Veterans File Lawsuit Against The UFC

According to reports, Kyle Kingsbury and Darren Uyenoyama are the latest UFC veterans to file a lawsuit against the UFC, as part of the larger class-action case the UFC is now up against. Bloodyelbow.com has it: Bloody Elbow has learned that yet another antitrust complaint has been filed against the UFC in the Northern California...

Mar 21, 2015 10:51 am

Tate Sizzles In New Brazilian Bikini Shoot

Top UFC female Miesha Tate is coming off a photo shoot with UFC Brazil, and posted a few of the pictures up on her Instagram. Caption from Tate: “Did a photo shoot for @UFC Brazil yesterday in #Rio on the Rooftop! Here are a couple of the Behind the scenes shots!” The #2 bantamweight is...

Mar 20, 2015 5:29 pm

Cruz Says 2015 Return “Realistic”

“Is it realistic [to fight before 2015 ends]? I believe it is. Am I going to say that I’m going to do it? I’m only two months into rehab and I need wait a little bit longer before I make a statement like that because right now I’m in the portion where I need the...

Mar 20, 2015 5:23 pm

Nate Diaz — ‘You guys are made of glass’

Mixed Martial Arts is a rough sport. It’s commonplace for injuries to occur both in the cage, and in training. Such is the case with both the men involved in last weekend’s UFC 185 main event. Anthony Pettis is out six-weeks with a broken orbital bone, and dos Anjos has a broken nose and torn...

Mar 20, 2015 4:30 pm

Mir: ‘I want Brock Lesnar’

“I’m very interested to fight Brock Lesnar for the third time, especially if we fight in Madison Square Garden. It would be a huge and very historic card. If a fight (with Lesnar) doesn’t happen, I’d fight any fighter who is ranked higher than I am. Also I’d fight any of those people who I...

Mar 20, 2015 4:27 pm

Arlovski Claiming WSOF Didn’t Cover His Medical Expenses

Former UFC heavyweight champion, Andrei Arlovski is claiming that The World Series Of Fighting has stiffed him on his medical bills incurred while under their employ. One of the bills WSOF didn't pay on my fight against Anthony Jonson on March 24 2013 !!! pic.twitter.com/wD2ALpeoh6 — Andrei Arlovski (@AndreiArlovski) March 20, 2015 WSOF has yet...

Mar 20, 2015 3:24 pm

Rousey To Correia — ‘You will leave the arena embarrassed’

“I understand Bethe’s tactics and I understand why she went about things the way she did, but just because I understand it, doesn’t make it OK. The fact is in order to get a title shot as quickly as possible she disrespected my friends, which I consider my family. If you f–k with my family,...

Mar 20, 2015 2:41 pm

Jose Aldo on Conor McGregor — ‘This fool’s in deep sh…’

“He’s 50-50 (as a fighter). He’s not as good as he thinks he is. He just got here because of what he talks. He’s never gotten a good fight in this division that can give him any risk. But let’s just say he’s bringing us a lot of things here. You can rest assured he’ll...