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Dec 1, 2011 7:41 am

UFC NEWS – The Ultimate Fighter Season 14 Finale Set With 10 Bout Lineup

The final lineup for this weekend’s Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale has been set with 10 official bouts. Last night marked the final semi-final matchups which determined the last bantamweight and featherweight finalists to compete this Saturday live on Spike TV to try and secure a six-figure UFC contract. Headlined by a middleweight 5-round affair between...

Dec 1, 2011 7:19 am

UFC NEWS – QuickTwitt: Eliot Marshall Released By UFC For Second Time

The TUF season 8 Alum, Eliot Marshall entered the UFC with a three-fight win streak inside the promotion. However an eventual loss to Vladimir Matyushenko would send him packing to the regional circuit. After picking up three more wins in various promotions, Marshall was brought back at UFC 128 and got knocked out by Luiz...

Nov 30, 2011 1:22 pm

UFC NEWS – BJ Penn Blogs From Manila

“…This week the UFC has me out here in Manila, Philippines on a media tour. So far, so good. I flew from Hilo to Oahu and from Oahu to Seoul, Korea than on to Manila. It was a long trip, and I am having a hard time sleeping, but we are pushing through it. Cool...


Nov 30, 2011 12:14 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Officially Announces UFC on FX 1: Tickets On Sale Now

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that it will return to Nashville, Tenn. on Friday, Jan. 20, as lightweight contenders Melvin Guillard and Jim Miller collide in the night’s main event from Bridgestone Arena. The Octagon’s return to “Music City” also coincides with the UFC’s first ever event on FX. UFC on FX: GUILLARD vs....

Nov 30, 2011 6:35 am

UFC NEWS – BJ PENN: "Pacquiao, he's my kind of fighter.”

“Pacquiao, he’s my kind of fighter, I’m a fan of his. I like his style. He tries to go for the finish. I would like to see Pacquiao win because I know if Pacquiao wins, it’s gonna be an exciting victory. Boxing is part of MMA. You need to be able to know how to...

Nov 30, 2011 6:30 am

UFC NEWS – Maynard Wants Fourth Bout With Edgar

“Hopefully he holds on to the belt, because there’s got to be a part four, I think, to make it a true trilogy. Now he has one and I do two, so that’s a draw. So, we gotta do it again. Hopefully, he holds on the belt and I can work back up there.” In...

Nov 30, 2011 6:00 am

UFC NEWS – Kampmann vs. Alves Official For UFC on FX 2

We haven’t even entered the last month of 2011 yet and UFC officials are already planning bouts for March of 2012. The latest of which comes in the form of a spectacular welterweight booking between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves for the promotions second appearance on the FX network. BJPENN.COM announced the likelihood of the...

Nov 30, 2011 4:50 am

UFC NEWS – Rashad Evans vs. Phil Davis Set For UFC on Fox 2

A light-heavyweight bout with serious implications for the division has been booked between the undefeated Phil Davis and former champion Rashad Evans. ESPN.COM broke the news late last night and BJPENN.COM later confirmed the fight as booked. While not officially announced by the promotion, UFC on FOX 2 is expected to go down from Chicago’s...

Nov 30, 2011 4:49 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 143 Card Shaping Up With Addition of Sadollah vs. Lopez

The latest addition to the UFC 143 card is a welterweight bout now official between Amir Sadollah and Jorge Lopez. UFC officials took to twitter to announce the bout. UFC 143 is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on February 4th. Georges St. Pierre will be the headliner...

Nov 30, 2011 4:20 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 140 Preliminary Card Set To Air On ION TV

Four preliminary card fights from next week’s UFC 140 pay-per-view event are set to air live on ION TV. UFC 140 takes place December 10th at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida. UFC officials announced the program as well...

Nov 30, 2011 4:00 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 143: Rafael 'Sapo' Natal vs. Michael Kuiper Added

A middleweight contest has been added to February’s UFC 143 card set for Las Vegas in the form of the Rafael ‘Sapo’ Natal vs. UFC newcomer Michael Kuiper. UFC officials made the bout officials yesterday afternoon. UFC 143 is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on February 4th....

Nov 29, 2011 3:50 pm

UFC NEWS – Jon Olav Einemo vs. Mike Russow In The Works for UFC on FOX 2

A heavyweight clash is expected to be put together for the UFC’s return to network television. Jon Olav Einemo and Mike Russow have apparently agreed to face each other on January 28. While not officially announced by the promotion, UFC on FOX 2 is expected to go down from Chicago’s United Center on January 28....

Nov 29, 2011 3:37 pm

UFC NEWS – MFC to UFC: Jimmo Makes the Jump Against Karlos Vemola At UFC on FX 1

The last time Ryan Jimmo donned the UFC brand was during his TUF 8 appearance vs. future Strikeforce fighter Antwain Britt. Although Jimmo lost by majority decision to Britt, he kept an optimistic outlook in that one day he would earn another chance to fight on MMA’s biggest stage, saying on his elimination episode, “Dana...

Nov 29, 2011 3:22 pm

UFC NEWS – Mike Brown vs. Vagner Rocha Set for UFC on FX 1

UFC officials today announced that Mike Brown (25-8 MMA, 1-3 UFC) would be facing off against Vagner Rocha (7-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at the upcoming UFC on FX 1 event which is set to take place on January 20th at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The night’s fight card will be headlined by a...

Nov 29, 2011 1:45 pm

UFC NEWS – Bisping: Spies in my camp story is the ramblings of a madman

“I know for a fact that none of them have been divulging secrets,” Bisping said. “I think this is a sign of Jason a little bit nervous, you know, the impending doom tha iscoming his way this coming weekend and he’s trying to unsettle my camp. I think he’s looking at the Rmpage spygate thing...

Nov 29, 2011 1:24 pm

UFC NEWS – Jorge Rivera Returns Against Eric Schafer At UFC on FX 1

A middleweight scrap has apparently been added to the UFC’s debut on Fox broadcasting partner, FX. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20. A lightweight bout between Melvin Guillard and Jim Miller will serve as the evenings main event live on FX. The...

Nov 29, 2011 8:15 am

UFC NEWS – Demian Maia Wants To Get Back To His Submitting Ways

“That’s my trademark and I want to submit again. If it depended exclusively on me (laughs)… I do my best on the trainings to get it, but we can’t forget on the other side of the ring there’s an opponent who’s always getting better and better on a high level in the UFC. Despite I...

Nov 29, 2011 6:59 am

UFC NEWS – Rumor: Ellenberger vs. Sanchez In The Works

A welterweight bout between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez has long been rumored to be in the works for an unnamed UFC event set for the first quarter of 2012. While we have remained silent on the rumor, it has as of late, picked up some more steam and all signs point to this clash...

Nov 29, 2011 6:38 am

UFC NEWS – Frankie Edgar Excited To Fight Benson Henderson

“He’s been on a tear since he came over from the WEC. He’s beat all the top contenders, so he’s more deserving of a title shot. He’s real exciting. He’s young and hungry, so I know I‘ve got my hands full. I know it will be a good one [fight]. He’s a good fighter, so...