2023 Search Results for Strikeforce

Mar 5, 2012 11:29 am

Barnett vs. Cormier Grand-Prix Finale Set For May 19

After being put off for the past several months due to an injured finalist, the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand-Prix Finale now has a date for its conclusion. Finalists Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier have agreed to face off in the tournament finals on May 19, live on Showtime. Strikeforce officials announced the pairing during last Saturday’s...

Mar 4, 2012 10:45 am

VIDEO & Arm Break Photo Gallery | Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey Fight Highlight

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tateand proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. Want to see some different more in-depth angles of the arm break? Head to page 2. If you missed the event...


Mar 3, 2012 10:42 pm

Video | Ronda Rousey Post Victory Interview

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tate and proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey

Mar 2, 2012 9:02 am

Exclusive | Headrush’s Mike McLeish Sheds Light on Team Brand, Fighters, Expos, and More

As mixed martial arts’ continues to grow into mainstream success, sponsors continue to grow as well. One in particular is Headrush, who sponsors a talented team of fighters including UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit, heavyweight contender Shane Carwin, Stipe Miocic, Scott Jorgensen, Stephen Thompson, and UFC on Fuel TV 3 headliner and featherweight title...

Mar 1, 2012 4:07 pm

Aoki vs. Alvarez II Official For April 20

Even off the heels of losing his title, Bellator promotional favorite Eddie Alvarez still gets to face one of the world’s best lightweights, Shinya Aoki, in a shot to earn redemption from his 2008 loss to the Japanese superstar. The bout is now confirmed to go down at Bellator 66 on April 20th. Three and...

Mar 1, 2012 2:09 pm

Ronda Rousey Talks About Beating Up And Hustling Guys For Money!

“The only time I fight is with guys. When I was in sixth grade, some kid tried to take my lunch money or something, and I threw him onto the concrete and burst the back of his head open. He had to go to the emergency room, and I got community service for that. I...

Mar 1, 2012 8:43 am

Tate on Rousey | “I don’t respect her at all”

“Not only am I not a fan, I cannot stand the girl. She is full of it. I think she runs her mouth way too much. She says things that just make her look absolutely ridiculous and I think she gives women’s MMA a bad name. I don’t think she’s good representation or a good...

Feb 29, 2012 12:43 pm

Who's The Underdog, Rousey Or Tate? | Find Out Here

This weekend on Showtime a bantamweight title is being put on the line in the female division. Champion Miesha Tate will look to defend her title for the first time against the rising star that is Ronda Rousey. The media and MMA world are buzzing over this matchup, so much so that it is arguably...

Feb 28, 2012 3:39 pm

Ronda Rousey’s Biggest Fear In A Fight? It Rhymes With Hamill And Ends With Toe

So what is Ronda Rousey’s biggest fear? I think’s its best if she explains… “I am really scared of getting camel toe on national television. That just scares the crap out of me. If you notice, I’m constantly pulling my pants down when I fight, because those are some tight little spandex shorts. I just...

Feb 28, 2012 8:45 am

Faber to Cruz | You’re Welcome For Letting You Live

“I mean, come on. Let’s be serious here. I don’t understand the way he’s fighting, so I’m frustrated and I’m saying bad stuff about it? The guy’s a good fighter. He’s good at what he does which is: scoring some points. He’s not dangerous. He’s not scary. I knocked him down three different times in...

Feb 27, 2012 11:27 am

Quick Twitt | Is Hendo Gunning For Rampage?

Dan Henderson has cemented himself as one of the top MMA fighters in the world. However, after leaving his Strikeforce title behind to return to the UFC and batter “Shogun” Rua in his return he was passed up on a title shot in favor of a Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans matchup. Could it be...

Feb 23, 2012 1:56 pm

Official Ronda Rousey Blog Part 2 | "My Pampered Life?"

By ‘Rowdy’ Ronda Rousey: I read recently on Miesha’s blog that she thinks that she has the heart of a champion because in her first MMA bout was getting punched till she got a bloody nose, was losing a match and then came back to win. She then stated that I’ve been pampered and protected...

Feb 22, 2012 5:59 pm

UFC Adds A Trio Of Bouts to UFC 146 In Las Vegas

BJPENN.COM just learned that the UFC has added three additional bouts to the upcoming UFC 146 event headed to Las Vegas. Gabriel Gonzaga will take on undefeated Strikeforce import Shane Del Rosario, “The Ultimate Fighter” winner Diego Brandao will face off with Darren Elkins in his first post-reality show bout and new UFC signee Glover...

Feb 22, 2012 4:55 pm

Bristol Marunde In For Brunson Against Jacare On March 3

Yesterday we released a breaking story revealed by Strikeforce executive Scott Coker. The March 3 Strikeforce event slated for Columbus, Ohio took a hit to its roster when Derek Brunson was unable to pass Ohio medical exams and was subsequently removed from his bout against Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. The Strikeforce match making department went straight...

Feb 21, 2012 4:40 pm

Tate Says Rousey Is Not A Real Fighter, Has Barely Even Thrown A Punch

“Ronda doesn’t have a lot of experience…She has a lot of bad habits that come from Judo that are going to be hard for her to break because they are instinctual, it’s called Muscle memory. She’s trained it that way so many times but it doesn’t work that well for MMA. As a Mixed Martial...

Feb 21, 2012 3:38 pm

Quick Twitt | Ronda Rousey Responds To Tate With A Photo Of Her Own

The above image was sent out from Miesha Tate’s official Twitter account. We featured it here on BJPENN.COM last week when it was released. Now Ronda Rousey took to twitter with her own version of the same Photo. Check it out…   Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce

Feb 21, 2012 12:42 pm

Female Star Gina Carano Talks Tate vs. Rousey

“I completely thought that Marloes Coenen was going to win in that last fight against Miesha, so I was really impressed with Miesha. I think Miesha Tate works really hard and I think a lot of people thought Marloes was going to win that fight, so I think she gained a lot of respect from...