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Apr 10, 2012 12:37 pm

Anderson Silva Sides With Wanderlei Silva Over Vitor Belfort

By Evan Stoumbelis: UFC Middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva took some time recently to give his thoughts on the coaches of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil, Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva and Vitor “the Phenom” Belfort. The coaches are set to square off at UFC 147 in Brazil, where Anderson Silva will be defending his...

Apr 9, 2012 1:55 pm

Rashad Evans Blog | Jon Jones Is Not A God

By Rashad Evans: I went to Puerto Rico last week to promote my April 21 title fight against Jon Jones on pay-per-view. The reception I got was the craziest I’ve ever had in my UFC career. It was the coolest thing I’ve done in this sport since I won “The Ultimate Fighter 2” in 2005....

Apr 5, 2012 11:15 am

Shogun Wouldn’t Mind Machida Trilogy Or Coaching TUF Brazil

“Of course it is my great desire to do a TUF, which is a program where people see everything that passes the fighter. Lyoto would make it even more interesting, is a top category, and consider how good this third fight, will sell a lot. Actually it was suggested that the UFC Rampage, who accepted,...

Apr 5, 2012 10:55 am

Cage Warriors Is Taylor-Made For Jesse

Jesse Taylor has put pen to paper on a three-fight contract with Cage Warriors and his term with the organisation will start with a bang next month. Taylor, a member of the renowned Team Quest camp, will challenge for the CWFC welterweight title against current champion Gael Grimaud in the main event at CWFC Fight...

Apr 4, 2012 8:00 am

Miguel Torres Blog | I Believe I Will Be Champion Again

By Miguel Torres: When I first started fighting, the primary aim was to make money and pay for my college. I also wanted to make my father and family proud of me. By 2012, the aims have shifted somewhat, as I am established in the sport, have won a world title and now have my...

Apr 2, 2012 6:28 pm

Rashad Evans Blog | Rashad Evans: Time away from fighting was tough

The world title fight against my old teammate Jon Jones on April 21 will be my third fight since I had to take pretty much a year off through injury. I think the time off did me good. When you fight so many times back to back – and in the UFC it is always...

Mar 30, 2012 11:35 am

VIDEO | Joe Rogan Talks About The Importance Of Brazilian MMA

Joe Rogan sounds off on Brazil, and why the country is a perfect match for the UFC and “The Ultimate Fighter”. What is Joe most looking forward to with “The Ultimate Fighter’s” first ever international edition? Read More: Joe Rogan (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts

Mar 30, 2012 6:54 am

who’s The Betting Favorite? “Bigfoot” Silva or “Big Country” Nelson

The UFC 146 main card is an all-heavyweight affair and to top off the night the UFC heavyweight champion, Junior dos Santos, will defend his title against Alistair Overeem. Also fighting on the main card is former EliteXC heavyweight champion, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in his UFC debut against “The Ultimate Fighter” champion Roy “Big Country”...

Mar 29, 2012 12:55 pm

Featherweight’s Pearson & Swanson Will Meet At UFC on FX 4

The UFC has booked a featherweight bout for their fourth UFC on FX card set to take place in New Jersey. The UFC announced this afternoon that both Ross Pearson and Cub Swanson have agreed to square off. While not yet officially announced by UFC officials, UFC on FX 4 is expected to go down...

Mar 28, 2012 8:41 am

Johnson vs. McCall II Placed In UFC on FX 3 Headlining Slot

We already knew the bout was booked, we knew the date as well, but what we didn’t know until now was that this flyweight rematch has been slated for the UFC on FX 3 headlining slot. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be...

Mar 27, 2012 4:21 pm

Nick Ring vs. Court McGee Rematch in the works for UFC 149

A middleweight rematch between Nick Ring and Court McGee is in the works for the UFC’s debut in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in July. The two originally faced off during “The Ultimate Fighter 11” opening round and Ring was able to best the TUF champion before McGee took an injury slot as a replacement to win...

Mar 27, 2012 11:41 am

Seth Baczynski vs. Lance Benoist Expected For UFC on FX 3

UFC officials are working on a welterweight tilt for the UFC on FX 3 card set for June. According to reports, Seth Baczynski vs. Lance Benoist is in the works. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be revealed by company officials. Baczynski was...

Mar 26, 2012 2:45 pm

Bryan Caraway Meets Mitch Gagnon At UFC 149 In Calgary

The first official booking for the UFC’s first ever trip to Calgary, Alberta, Canada has been made in the form of a bantamweight bout between Bryan Caraway and Mitch Gagnon. UFC 149 is set to take place from Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome on July 21. In the main event featherweight champion Jose Aldo is expected to...

Mar 26, 2012 10:31 am

International Scene | Cage Warriors Signs Former UFC Champ Jens Pulver

THE CAGE WARRIORS roster continues to expand, with the organisation pleased to announce that it has secured the services of former UFC lightweight champion Jens Pulver. Pulver has signed a deal which will see him fight exclusively for CWFC outside of the USA. The 37-year-old will also travel to Cage Warriors events to host seminars...

Mar 26, 2012 9:11 am

Quick Shot | Wanderlei Silva Brags About His Cup Size

Ever wonder how endowed you favorite UFC fighter is? OK, OK, probably not! But regardless, this quick screen cap came out of last night’s “TUF Brazil” Episode 1 broadcast and it is brought to you for comedic related purposes. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter, Vitor Belfort (News), Wanderlei Silva (News)

Mar 26, 2012 9:08 am

UFC Confirms Silva vs. Sonnen II For June 23 In Rio

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to Brazil for an epic sporting event as legendary fighters collide on the biggest fight card in UFC® history at UFC® 147 at Joao Havelange Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 23, 2012. The largest crowd ever is expected for the highly anticipated rematch between middleweight champion Anderson...

Mar 25, 2012 5:41 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz Mocks Urijah Faber's Awkward Moment In TUF

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX: Urijah Faber freezes up when Dominick Cruz wins the first live fight and makes Faber choose an opponent for Team Cruz’s number 1 pick. This is the Champs response. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter (News), UFC, MMA

Mar 25, 2012 11:52 am


Seven years after its debut in the United States, in 2005, the first international edition of the famed reality TV show The Ultimate Fighter® begins in Brazil. The Ultimate Fighter – Brasil® features UFC legends Wanderlei Silva and Vitor Belfort as the coaches of the first season, which features both the featherweight (145 lbs) and...

Mar 25, 2012 11:21 am

Mackens Semerzier Released From UFC Contract

Former WEC featherweight turned UFC featherweight Mackens Semerzier has been released from his UFC contract following his most recent UFC defeat. One of many WEC imports Mackens found early success inside the UFC’s Octagon when he dominated “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 12 cast member Alex Caceres and choked him out in the first round. He...

Mar 25, 2012 10:32 am

Ramsey Nijem Set To Face C.J. Keith At UFC on FX 4

A lightweight contest has been added to the growing UFC on FX 4 card in the form of Ramsey Nijem vs. C.J. Keith. While not yet officially announced by UFC officials, UFC on FX 4 is expected to go down at The Revel Entertainment Arena in Atlantic City, New Jersey on June 22. In the...

Mar 24, 2012 7:20 am

UFC on FX 4 Booking | Jim Hettes vs. Steven Siler

UFC officials have announced a featherweight addition to the UFC on FX 4 card headed to New Jersey. Rising prospect Jim Hettes has agreed to face off with “The Ultimate Fighter” vet, Steven Siler. While not yet officially announced by UFC officials, UFC on FX 4 is expected to go down at The Revel Entertainment...

Mar 24, 2012 6:52 am

International Scene | Cage Warriors snaps up Wilkinson

CAGE WARRIORS is pleased to announce that Aaron Wilkinson has committed his future to the organisation. Wilkinson (8-5-0) has signed a fight-five deal with Cage Warriors, which will begin when he makes his CWFC debut in London in July. The Manchester lightweight was a contestant on Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter but was defeated...

Mar 23, 2012 8:47 am

An Improved Michael Bisping Says He Would Love A Rematch With Dan Henderson

“I would 100 percent be interested in a rematch [with Dan Henderson]. Made a lot of mistakes in the build-up to that fight and I have grown as a fighter.” Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson have a history. The two coached opposite each other on the Ultimate Fighter and a grudge grew from the time...

Mar 21, 2012 10:14 am

Rampage Jackson Faults Himself For Strained UFC Relationship

“To be honest, my manager told me I need to learn to keep my mouth shut. He actually told me that this morning. I can say this … it all boils down to this: The UFC is promoting the UFC. They’re looking out for themselves. I feel like they promote their brand more than they...

Mar 21, 2012 7:28 am

McCall vs. Johnson II Booked For UFC on FX 3 | Sudden Death Round Included

We announced here on BJPENN.COM exactly one-week ago to the day that the McCall vs. Johnson rematch was rumored to be in the works for “The Ultimate Fighter” Live on FX Finale set for June 1. However the UFC has now opted to put the bout on the schedule one week later and it is...

Mar 21, 2012 7:13 am

Pague vs. Papazian Added To UFC on FX 3

A bantamweight bout has been added to the UFC’s third trip to FUEL TV in the form of Dustin Pague vs. Jared Papazian. UFC officials announced the matchup yesterday afternoon. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be revealed by company officials. A semifinalist...

Mar 20, 2012 11:04 am

VIDEO | Inside Champ Dominick's UFC Camp – Las Vegas

Follow UFC Bantamweight World Champion Dominick Cruz into his training camp in Las Vegas, NV for a little preview of his routine and a look at his team. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter (News), UFC, MMA

Mar 20, 2012 10:42 am

"TUF LIVE's" Justin Lawrence Talks About This Friday's Fight On FX

On Friday, March 23, in the third episode of The Ultimate Fighter Live reality show on FX, Villa Ridge, Missouri native Justin Lawrence (4-0 in his pro mixed martial arts career) will take on Brazilian veteran Cristiano Marcello (13-3) of Curitiba, as they continue their quest to be the next Ultimate Fighter and receive a...