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Aug 22, 2015 12:59 am

Watch the “UFC Fight Night 74” Post Fight Press Conference Live at 12:00 AM ET

UFC invades Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada tonight for the very first time! Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira headline the card in a fight for featherweight supremacy. Oliveira is looking to make his way into the top five of the division while Holloway proves to his win over Cub Swanson was no fluke. In the co main-event,...

Aug 21, 2015 1:49 pm

Highlights From Today’s UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Open Workouts

This Sunday, August 23, fighters from around the world will square off on FOX Sports 1 as part of the “UFC Fight Night Saskatoon” event. Hawaii’s Max Holloway will try to earn another shot at Conor McGregor in the night’s main event against Charles Oliveira. Also on the card, a co-main event between Erick Silva...

Aug 16, 2015 5:44 pm

Booking Roundup: Velasquez gets his rematch with Werdum!

It was still a BIG news week for the men and ladies of the octagon. Several fights were announced including a rematch for the UFC Heavyweight Championship between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez! Get caught up on all the latest fight announcements in this week’s “Booking Roundup”! UFC Fight Night 74 Rick Story has been...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

UFC Fight Night 74 set with 12 bouts!

The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event in Saskatoon! The card, which will air on FOX Sports 1, includes a total of 12 bouts and is headlined by a key featherweight fight featuring surging contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Max Holloway (13-3 MMA) is currently riding a six-fight win...


Jun 19, 2015 3:00 pm

Visa system issue forces changes to several bouts on the June 27 fight card

Due to an issue affecting the Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs visa system and a technical problem with the Consular Consolidated Database, UFC is unable to secure entry into the country for 12 of its athletes slated to compete at UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MACHIDA vs. ROMERO on Saturday, June 27, at the Hard...

Apr 8, 2015 10:01 am

‘UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. Laflare’ Drug Test Results

‘UFC Fight Night 62’ drug test results have come in and every fighter on the card was clean! Brazil’s athletic commission made the results public on Tuesday. All 24 fighters were tested and six fighters were randomly tested for additional EPO testing. The card took place on March 21, 2015 in Brazil and was headlined...

Mar 23, 2015 1:05 pm

Medical Suspensions Report — UFC Fight Night 62 Edition

Last Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 62 in Brazil was not without its casualties The night’s fights resulted in 24 suspensions, the majority of which are mandatory for precautionary reasons. But five of the night’s combatants have been served-up six-month suspensions, by CABMMA. Here’s the list: Demian Maia was suspended 30 days with no contact for...

Mar 22, 2015 8:05 am

Koscheck Will ‘Reevaluate’ Things, Not Sure About Retirement

It was a tough night for ‘The Ultimate Fighter 1’ veteran Josh Koscheck. The UFC welterweight lost his fifth straight fight to Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night 62, via guillotine choke. Koscheck looked to make a quick turn around, having lost to Jake Ellenberger at UFC 184, and took the Silva fight on short...

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 20, 2015 2:09 pm

STAREDOWNS! UFC Fight Night 62 Edition

Earlier today, from Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanazinho Gymnasium, the UFC Fight night 62 fighters hit the scales, to make their bouts official. ‘UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. LaFlare’ goes down tomorrow night, on FOX Sports 1. Here’s the staredowns. Erick Silva vs. Josh Koscheck: Demian Maia vs. Ryan LaFlare:

Mar 20, 2015 2:04 pm

UFC Fight Night 62 Weigh-In Results — All Fighters Make Weight

Earlier today, from Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanazinho Gymnasium, the UFC Fight night 62 fighters hit the scales, to make their bouts official. All combatants made weight. MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Demian Maia (171) vs. Ryan LaFlare (171) Josh Koscheck (170) vs. Erick Silva (171) Tony Martin (156) vs. Leonardo Santos (156)...

Jan 25, 2015 8:07 am

Booking Roundup – UFC Books 2 High Profile Bouts For Upcoming Events

As always, the UFC has been busy signing bouts for upcoming events this week. Here’s your chance to catch up with all of the latest matchmaking happenings with BJPENN.com’s Booking Roundup! First up we have Liz Carmouche vs. Lauren Murphy, which is set to go down at “UFC Fight Night Virginia” on April 4th. Carmouche...

Jan 22, 2015 6:45 pm

Josh Thomson vs. Gilbert Burns Booked For March 21

Former Strikeforce lightweight champion, Josh “The Punk” Thomson will return to action May 21 against the undefeated Gilbert Burns. UFC officials announced the bout Thursday. May 21 will serve as the UFC’s return to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with UFC Fight Night 62. Urijah Faber vs. Raphael Assuncao headlines the event. So far, UFC Fight...

Dec 20, 2014 10:59 am

‘UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway’ Official Results

Tonight, from the Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil, ‘UFC Fight night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway’ takes center stage, as the last UFC fighting event of 2014. If you could not make tonight’s event, check out the results below. Results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) Lyoto Machida def. C.B. Dollaway...

Dec 19, 2014 11:14 am

UFC Fight Night 58 Weigh-In Results

Today from Brazil, the UFC Fight Night 58 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts for tomorrow night official. If you missed BJPENN.COM’s Live broadcast of the event, here are the results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET) C.B. Dollaway (186) vs. Lyoto Machida (185) Renan Barao (136) vs. Mitch Gagnon (136)...

Nov 18, 2014 8:56 am

UFC Fight Night 58 finalized with 12 bouts

The UFC returns to Brazil next month for “UFC Fight Night 58”, a 12-bout fight card headlined by a middleweight fight featuring former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida taking on surging contender C.B. Dollaway. “UFC Fight Night 58” takes place December 20 live from Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil. The event...

Oct 29, 2014 5:00 am

WSOF’s “Mega-Event” Set For Dec. 13

World Series of Fighting announced today a highly-anticipated, welterweight (170 pounds) world championship Mixed Martial Arts main event showdown that has dubbed a “must see’ fight, between dangerous, reigning champion Rousimar “Toquinho” Palhares (16-6) of Dores Do Indaia, Minas Gerais Brazil and fellow Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt and superstar Jon Fitch (26-6-1, 1 NC) of...

Oct 24, 2014 11:04 am

BOOKING ROUNDUP! UFC Adds Nine Bouts To Upcoming Events

The UFC has been extremely busy this week booking matchups for upcoming events. Catch up on all of the latest matches that have been set over the course of this past week! First up we have Nate Marquardt vs. Brad Tavares, who will face off at UFC 182 in Las Vegas on January 3rd. Marquardt...

Jul 22, 2014 1:49 pm

Matt Brown’s Strategy To Win, Is To Not Think About It

Matt Brown is coming up on the most important fight of his life this Saturday against Robbie Lawler, but he is also coming off of a string of 7 of the best performances of his life. The Immortal spoke with MMAJunkie to talk about why the best strategy for winning a fight, is to not...

Jul 21, 2014 2:26 pm

Kennedy Slams Belfort, Says He’s Injecting Anything He Wants

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy slammed Vitor Belfort today on Submission Radio, and talked about how Vitor is essentially “injecting anything he wants, and loving it.” Kennedy called out Belfort recently and wanted a fight with ‘The Phenom’ however matchmaker Erick Silva had other plans, and set up a fight between Kennedy and Yoel Romero. Now...

Jul 21, 2014 8:05 am

Lim vs. Sato Set For UFC Fight Night 52 In Japan

Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato is tentatively set for UFC Fight Night 52 in Japan, however the UFC officials have yet to make a formal announcement on the bout. Lim is 2-1 in his UFC career, and is coming off a disappointing decision loss to Tarec Saffiedine back in January. Prior to that Lim...

Jun 25, 2014 8:17 am

Woodley replaces Lombard, faces Dong Hyun Kim at UFC Fight Night 48

UFC President Dana White recently announced that Tyron Woodley (13-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) has stepped up to replace the injured Hector Lombard and will now face Dong Hyun Kim (19-2-1 MMA, 10-2 UFC) in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 48 in Macao. Woodley was most recently seen in action earlier this month at...

Jun 24, 2014 4:45 pm

Brenneman Gets One More Shot In The UFC

UFC lightweight Charlie Brenneman is going to get another shot inside the Octagon. The Pennsylvania native has gone a meek 0-2 inside the Octagon since returning in January of this year. Brenneman had gone 4-2 inside the Octagon starting back in 2010 before dropping back to back losses to Erick Silva and Kyle Noke in...

Jun 11, 2014 7:27 am

UFC releases Jason High for shoving referee

This past Saturday night in New Mexico, UFC lightweight Jason High (18-5 MMA, 2-3 UFC) made the mistake of shoving referee Kevin Mulhall following his loss to Rafael Dos Anjos. The 32-year-old was quick to acknowledge his mistake, apologizing for his actions on twitter: “Incredibly sorry & embarrassed for the ref incident,” High tweeted afterwards. “Will...

Jun 4, 2014 5:04 am

Strange Ratings For TUF Brazil Finale

Somehow the TUF 3 Brazil Prelims this past Saturday did almost as many viewers as the main card on Fox Sports 1. The prelim card did 560,000 viewers, whereas the main card on Fox Sports 1 did 609,000 viewers. The last UFC event to air on Fox Sports 1 prior to the TUF Brazil finale...

Jun 3, 2014 8:58 am

Lombard Wanted Brown Himself But Happy For Teammate Lawler

Hector Lombard has been on a tear of the UFC’s welterweight division as of late. After defeating Jake Shields at UFC 171, and watching Matt Brown defeat Erick Silva, Lombard was campaigning for a fight against Brown. However last week it was announced that Robbie Lawler would fight Brown for a shot at Johny Hendricks...