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Oct 3, 2011 4:23 pm

Dong Hyun Kim vs. Sean Pierson Latest Addition To UFC 141

UFC officials have announced the addition of a welterweight bout to Decembers Las Vegas card. Dong Hyun Kim and Sean Pierson have agreed to meet inside the Octagon on December 30. UFC 141 is set to take place on Dec. 30 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view event...

Oct 3, 2011 9:16 am

Countdown To UFC 136 Airs Tonight On Spike

The typical one-hour pre-fight hype show, for all UFC pay-per-view events, kicks off tonight on Spike TV for UFC 136. UFC 136 is set for October 8 from the Toyota Center in Houston Texas. The pay-per-view event will feature a main event for the UFC’s lightweight title in a trilogy fight between champion Frankie Edgar...

Oct 3, 2011 9:09 am

Gilbert Melendez Ready To Rise Through The UFC Ranks And Prove He’s Number 1

“It’s exciting that the boss definitely wants me over to the UFC, because it’s definitely a good move for me. As far as I’m concerned (Jorge) Masvidal is the next guy on my list, and I’m focusing 100-percent on him, so before I get too excited, I’m just focusing on tearing that guy up. But...

Oct 3, 2011 8:10 am

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Bound Says White

“Yeah, we do want to bring Gilbert Melendez over, and we’re looking at it right now. We’re looking to bring Gilbert Melendez over ASAP. [The title shot] is a possibility. The thing is with that division, it’s so stacked, there are a lot of possibilities. We’ll see what happens with the timing.” During this past...

Oct 3, 2011 7:48 am

UFC on Versus 6 Sets Attendance and Gate Records

This past weekend the UFC proved that they can enter a new market and set the bar higher than ever. Saturday’s UFC on Versus 6 was a record setting show in regards to the UFC’s “Versus” cards. Headlined by a bantamweight title fight, the show set records in both attendance (at 9,380) and live gate...

Oct 1, 2011 8:29 pm

UFC on Versus 6 Results

MAIN CARD: Dominick Cruz def. Demetrious Johnson via unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 50-45) – to retain UFC bantamweight title. Stefan Struve def. Pat Barry via submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 3:22. * SUBMISSION OF THE NIGHT Anthony Johnson def. Charlie Brenneman via TKO (kick) – Round 1, 2:49. *KNOCK OUT OF THE NIGHT Matt...

Oct 1, 2011 2:20 pm

Siyar Bahadurzada Says He's Headed To The UFC

“I signed with the UFC!  I’m very excited to be a part of the UFC and test my skills with the crème de la crème of MMA. I wanna thank the UFC and Dana White for this opportunity. I will shake up the welterweight division! Also special thanks to my team Golden Glory!” The reigning Shooto...

Sep 30, 2011 2:44 pm

UFC 136 Media Conference Call (Audio)

The UFC held the pre-fight media conference call for UFC 136 today and as always, BJPENN.COM took part. Featured on the call was Dominick Cruz, Demetrius Johnson, Kenny Florian, Jose Aldo, Chael Sonnen and Brian Stann

Sep 30, 2011 1:26 pm

UFC on Versus 6 Weigh In Results

MAIN CARD: (Versus) Champ Dominick Cruz (135) vs. Demetrious Johnson (135) Pat Barry (243) vs. Stefan Struve (261) Charlie Brenneman (171) vs. Anthony Johnson (171) Mac Danzig (155) vs. Matt Wiman (156) PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook) Yves Edwards (155) vs. Rafaello Oliveira (155) Michael Johnson (156) vs. Paul Sass (155) Byron Bloodworth (138)* vs. Mike Easton...

Sep 30, 2011 12:21 pm

UFC 137 BJ Penn Fan Club Tickets – Available Now!

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Sep 29, 2011 11:13 am

Luiz Cane Seeks New Life In UFC’s Middleweight Division

According to reports UFC light-heavyweight fighter, Luiz Cane has sought the tutelage of famed nutritionist Mike Dolce to help him prepare his body for a cut to the UFC’s middleweight division. After entering the UFC and taking out his first three opponents with decisive victories, the Brazilian went on to win just one of his...

Sep 29, 2011 11:03 am

Main Card Set For UFC 139 In San Jose

With several fights being booked over the past few weeks it appears as if the UFC 139 pay-per-view portion of the card is set and final. UFC 139 is set to take place on November 19th at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. With the original heavyweight title fight headliner between champ Cain Velasquez...

Sep 28, 2011 3:09 pm

UFC on Versus 6 Prelims To Stream on Facebook

Up until this afternoon it was unknown what would become of this weekend’s preliminary card but as usual the UFC is going to provide those fights for free on the popular social network of facebook.com. UFC on Versus 6 features a bantamweight title fight between champion, Dominick Cruz and challenger, Demetrious Johnson is set to...

Sep 28, 2011 12:16 pm

James Head Injured, Maquire Now Faces Justin Edwards at UFC 138

James Head is the latest fighter to withdraw from a scheduled UFC appearance with an injury. Originally scheduled to face Mark Scanlon, Head was forced to take a new opponent in Maquire when Mark was forced to back out of the fight due to an injury of his own. Now it would appear as both...

Sep 28, 2011 12:06 pm

UFC 136: Herman vs. Russow Scratched, Phan vs. Garcia II Promoted To Main Card

The injury bug has taken out Dave “Pee Wee” Herman and forced him out of his scheduled bout with Mike Russow at UFC 136. Instead of keeping Russow on the televised portion of the card the UFC has opted to promote a rematch between Nam Phan and Leonard Garcia in their place. “UFC 138: Munoz...

Sep 28, 2011 5:30 am

Fans Encouraged To Attend Tomorrow’s UFC on Versus 6 Press Conference

The UFC is holding a pre-fight press conference tomorrow to promote this weekend’s UFC on Versus 6 card. Fans are invited to attend the public event located at The Newseum in Washington, D.C. The event is set to kick off at 1 p.m. local time and will feature event headliners Dominick Cruz and Demetrious Johnson...

Sep 27, 2011 10:01 pm

UFC Books McDonald vs. Eduardo For UFC 139

A bantamweight bout has just been added to the UFC’s November trip to San Jose in the form of Michael McDonald vs. Johnny Eduardo. UFC 139 is set to take place on November 19th at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. With the original heavyweight title fight headliner between champ Cain Velasquez and Junior...

Sep 27, 2011 4:25 pm

UFC 135 Prelim Special on Spike TV Peaks at 1.73 million viewers

Another sign that UFC 135 was a success is in the viewership rating it received on the Spike Prelim Special. The event drew in a 1.1 household rating and averaged 1.6 million viewers; however the show peaked when 1.73 million people at home tuned in to watch the two-fight, pre-pay-per-view broadcast. These figures make the...

Sep 27, 2011 4:00 pm

UFC on Versus 6 Prelims: Bloodworth in for injured Houghland against Easton

It’s not an MMA event if there aren’t fighters getting knocked off the card due to injuries suffered in training. The latest of which is bantamweight fighter, Jeff Houghland, who has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled appearance on this weekend’s UFC card due to an undisclosed injury suffered in training. In his place...

Sep 27, 2011 2:27 pm

Phil Davis vs. Lyoto Machida Set For UFC 140 (UPDATED)

Lyoto Machida diehards can rest easier knowing the former champion has finally booked a return trip to the Octagon. According to a report coming out of mmaweekly.com, UFC president Dana White recently confirmed with the news outlet that he has booked Machida to face Phil Davis at the upcoming UFC 140 event set for December....