1899 Search Results for mixed martial arts

Feb 12, 2012 12:13 pm

Quick Twitt | Bisping Confirms Departure From Long Time Training Home At Wolfslair

British standout and UFC middleweight fighter, Michael Bisping sent out a message yesterday afternoon on his official twitter confirming that he has left “Team Wolfslair”. The Wolfslair gym in the UK is one of the premier Mixed Martial Arts gyms in the area, however Bisping defected to the US awhile back where he has been...

Feb 8, 2012 8:00 am

Jones On Evans | We Were Never Really That Close

“We were never really that close. We had moments when we would talk about our families and relationships and being a pro athlete and how to stay away from certain things, how to go about certain things, we had those talks. We never got to the point where we were like real brothers. We both...

Feb 8, 2012 5:42 am

UFC President Dana White Sounds Off On Need For Judge and Ref Reform In MMA

“I’ve said it many times, in the evolution of the sport right now, one of the big problems that we have is judging and ref’ing. It’s one of the things that drive me crazy. Attention needs to be paid to scoring and ref’ing. First of all it affects guys careers as far as legacy’s go....

Feb 3, 2012 8:59 am

Dan Henderson Waiting On Title Shot Confirms UFC President

Former PRIDE and STRIKEFORCE champion, Dan Henderson is reportedly willing to wait for the winner of Rashad Evans vs. Jon Jones to return to action. As announced by UFC president Dana White yesterday, Hendo, after beating “Shogun” Rua in his return to the UFC bout, does not want to risk his place in the pecking...

Feb 1, 2012 4:00 am

MMA NEWS | Ryo Chonan Denies Satoshi Ishii Injury Report

On Monday we reported here on BJPENN.COM that Japanese Olympic gold medalist Satoshi Ishii suffered a cerebral edema from his knock out loss to Fedor Emelianenko. A Cerebral edema or cerebral edema is an excess accumulation of water in the intracellular or extracellular spaces of the brain. According to the original Japanese media outlet that...

Jan 29, 2012 12:32 pm

UFC NEWS | BJPENN.COM Mobile Is Here!!

Cellphone users need not worry any longer. From this point forward anyone with internet browsing capabilities on their cellphone can now access the new BJPENN.COM Mobile. We have now integrated the best features of BJPENN.COM into a fully functional mobile version of the website which allows easier navigation, smoother load times and the ability to...

Jan 28, 2012 5:15 pm

UFC Confirms Jon Jones To Defend Title In Atlanta In UFC 145 Main Event

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, announced today that it will return to Atlanta with a championship card at Philips Arena on Saturday, April 21. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones will defend his 205-pound crown in the night’s main event. The event marks UFC’s first time back in...

Jan 27, 2012 2:25 pm

UFC NEWS | UFC On Fox 2 | Weigh-In Results

MAIN CARD: (FOX) Phil Davis (205) vs. Rashad Evans (205) Michael Bisping (185) vs. Chael Sonnen (185) Demian Maia (186) vs. Chris Weidman (185) PRELIMINARY CARD: (FUEL TV) Evan Dunham (155) vs. Nik Lentz (155) John-Olav Einemo (253) vs. Mike Russow (251) George Roop (145) vs. Cub Swanson (145) Charles Oliveira (144) vs. Eric Wisely...

Jan 25, 2012 11:47 am

UFC NEWS | BJPENN.COM Now Available In 30 Languages

You may not notice a difference when visiting BJPENN.COM; however the team behind the site has added 15 additional languages to help out our international audience with their daily MMA fix from the best Mixed Martial Arts website on-line today. Portuguese, Spanish, French, Italian, Thai, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Arabic and Turkish amongst others have all...

Jan 24, 2012 7:44 pm

UFC NEWS | Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller Booked For UFC on FOX 3

The UFC just announced two important happenings in the world of MMA. The first of which is that they are returning to FOX TV on May 5 with UFC on FOX 3. The second announcement comes in the form of the first official bout on the card; Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller. UFC on FOX...

Jan 20, 2012 8:07 am

UFC NEWS – Chael Sonnen Is A Failure, Says Bisping

“To be honest Chael Sonnen is a failed partisan and a failed politician. He also failed as being a champion because he had many times in the past to achieve that and didn’t succeed. Honestly, I would have expected something a bit better from him than just calling me Pip. He could have done a...

Jan 18, 2012 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – Fans Invited To Today's UFC on FX1 Open Workouts In Nashville

Today the UFC is holding an open to the public workout session with this Friday’s UFC on FX 1 participants. 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 evening’s main event...

Jan 18, 2012 5:15 am

MMA NEWS – "Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" Official – Tickets On Pre-Sale Today For Columbus Event

A highly-anticipated and exciting title fight featuring two of the world’s elite mixed martial artists will take place when STRIKEFORCE returns to Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, March 3, when newly-crowned women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate makes her first title defense against undefeated sensation Ronda Rousey. STRIKEFORCE: TATE vs. ROUSEY will air live...

Jan 17, 2012 7:32 pm

UFC NEWS – Kenny Florian Announces He Is Not Retiring From MMA

During tonight’s “UFC Tonight” broadcast on FUEL TV, show host and UFC fighter Kenny Florian officially announced that he is not retiring from Mixed Martial Arts. Recent reports have circulated that Florian may be forced into retirement due to a nagging back injury, however when asked on this evenings show he stated the following: “You...

Jan 17, 2012 11:11 am

UFC NEWS – UFC Announces Pre-Contract Screening Policy For P.E.D.'s

Continuing a commitment to the health and safety of its athletes, the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that all potential UFC and STRIKEFORCE signees will be subject to a mandatory pre-contract screening for performance-enhancing drugs. Beginning Jan. 1, 2012, all incoming athletes will be tested prior to finalizing a contract with the world’s premier mixed...

Jan 17, 2012 7:22 am

MMA NEWS – Santos Trying To Clear Her Name: Appeals Process Started

Sticking to her defense of tainted supplements, former Strikeforce featherweight champion, Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos has begun the appeals process to try and regain her license to fight from the California State Athletic Commission. If found innocent of the infraction which caused her to be suspended and stripped of her title, she would be back on...

Jan 16, 2012 10:15 am

MMA NEWS – Boxing Champ Klitschko Interested In Trying MMA

Not professionally, but for fitness and practice. Here is what the boxing champ told Jim Rome while a guest on his show: [box_light]“[MMA is] a very tough sport. I don’t think I’m ready to practice it and fight in the cage, I think I’m too old for it, but I have a lot of respect…...

Jan 15, 2012 12:04 am

UFC NEWS – Yamasaki vs. Silva vs. Prater: UFC 142 Tainted With Refs Bad Call

Tonight’s UFC 142 event was one of the most brutally entertaining events in recent memory. From top to bottom the main card fighter’s delivered in a big way with finish after finish after finish. However, the official standings on the main card has one glaring gap in decisive wins when it shouldn’t. Carlo Prater notched...