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Dec 7, 2011 3:54 pm

UFC NEWS – BJ Penn Blogs About The Evolution Of Mixed Martial Arts

When I first started out in this sport, I did it for the test, for the purity of being a martial artist and putting up my jiu-jitsu against the craft of other tough, competing athletes and their styles. I didn’t do it for fame, for money or for titles and championships. Back when I started,...


Dec 7, 2011 9:55 am

UFC NEWS – The Ultimate Fighter Finale Medical Suspension Report

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the list of medically suspended fighters from last weekend’s Ultimate Fighter Finale event. Most notably on the list is none other than main event loser, Jason “Mayhem” Miller who has apparently fractured his nose and will have to serve a term of six months on the sidelines unless medically...

Dec 7, 2011 9:26 am

UFC NEWS – Bisping vs. Maia Added To UFC on FOX 2 Televised Card

The UFC announced this morning that their UFC on Fox 2 “triple header” will now include a middleweight matchup between top contenders Michael Bisping and Demian Maia. UFC on FOX 2 is set to go down from Chicago’s United Center on January 28 live on FOX TV. In the main event, Phil Davis will square...

Dec 6, 2011 7:22 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Announces Cruz and Faber As Coaches Of The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that The Ultimate Fighter, the longest-running sports reality show on television, is moving to FX this March with an exciting, new live format. The Ultimate Fighter LIVE debuts on Friday, March 9 as part of a two-hour season premiere beginning at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The show will then air...

Dec 6, 2011 3:43 pm

UFC NEWS – Nog Brothers Sponsored by World’s 8th Richest Man

We found out today that one of the world’s richest men, Eike Batista, a Brazilian entrepreneur and president of the EBX Group, announced that he will be sponsoring both of the twin brothers, Rodrigo ‘Minotauro’ Nogueira and Rogerio ‘Minotouro’ Nogueira, in their upcoming fights at UFC 140 in Ontario, Canada. Batista’s EBX Group includes five...

Dec 6, 2011 11:12 am

UFC NEWS – GSP On Diaz: “I know I have his number. I will beat him.”

“I truly believe (Diaz) deserves the fight. He’s a fight that I want and a fight that everybody wants to see. Let’s do it. He’s a very good boxer, probably one of the best in mixed martial arts. Also very good jiu-jitsu. But I believe I’m better than him everywhere. He’s fought very well, but...

Dec 6, 2011 6:30 am

UFC NEWS – Photo Gallery: The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 Tryouts

Yesterday the UFC held tryouts for the latest installment of their reality series, “The Ultimate Fighter”. Fighters from all over the globe came to Las Vegas in an attempt to impress the UFC brass and earn a spot in the house as cast members on season 15. Tryouts where held at the Fertitta owned Texas...

Dec 6, 2011 5:45 am

UFC NEWS – Fans Invited To This Weeks Free UFC 140 Pre-Fight Festivities

This week UFC officials are inviting fans in the Toronto area to come out to the free and open to the public UFC 140 open workouts and pre-fight press conference. UFC 140 takes place this Saturday, December 10th at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight...

Dec 6, 2011 5:00 am

UFC NEWS – UFC Confirms Seven Bouts For Return To FOX: Roop vs. Swanson Added

While we have already announced several fights for the UFC’s return trip to network television, the promotion just confirmed seven-bouts which we can now consider “official”. In addition to the fights BJPENN.COM had previously confirmed as signed for the event, one additional bout was announced yesterday afternoon by UFC officials via twitter and it is...

Dec 5, 2011 3:59 pm

UFC NEWS – Jon Jones: "I'm the best fighter that I've ever been right now."

“Judging on my numbers in the weight room, judging on my numbers in the cardio tests, it’s the best I’ve ever been. I’m the best fighter that I’ve ever been right now… I have changed as an athlete — I believe in my heart that I’m the best, I believe I won’t lose to Lyoto,...

Dec 5, 2011 3:49 pm

UFC NEWS – Lyoto Machida Breaks Down His Training For Jon Jones

“Actually, I also brought Anderson Braddock (Silva), who’s a guy that fights in K-1, he’s a great K-1 fighter. I brought him and Glover (Teixeira) on the first moment. They stayed here for two weeks. On that period we tried to do many sparrings, simulating similar situations I’ll might confront during the fight, also on...

Dec 5, 2011 1:23 pm

UFC NEWS – TUF 14 Finale Salary Report: Bisping Takes Home $425,000

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the disclosed salary report for last weekend’s Ultimate Fighter season 14 Finale event and taking home the lion’s share of the $708,000 total disclosed payroll was British Fighter Michael Bisping. Bisping single handedly picked up more than 50% of the evenings salary with $425,000 in disclosed income. To put...