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Oct 17, 2012 9:33 am

Hendo Reacts To Jones vs. Sonnen: Blasts Dana White, Contemplates Giving Up Fighting For Sh*t Talking Class | UFC NEWS

Following yesterday’s surprise announcement, that current UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and former middleweight contender Chael Sonnen would serve as the next coaches of “The Ultimate Fighter” season 17, former #1 contender Dan Henderson took to twitter to voice his displeasure to UFC president Dana White.   Henderson had been scheduled to face Jones for the...

Oct 16, 2012 12:53 pm

Chael Sonnen Set To Coach TUF 17 Opposite Jon Jones; Coaches Fight Slated For April | UFC NEWS

Former UFC middleweight title challenger and king of smack talk, Chael Sonnen, has talked his way into another premium slot with his promotional home, the UFC. The Los Angeles Times is reporting and BJPENN.COM has since confirmed news that Sonnen is set to coach “The Ultimate Fighter” opposite UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones. The Ultimate...


Oct 16, 2012 9:14 am

UFC on FX 5 Salary Report | UFC NEWS

Earlier this month the UFC held UFC on FX 5 at the Minneapolis Target Center. Featuring a main event between heavyweights Travis Browne and Antonio ‘Bigfoot” Silva, the full fight card featured 10 bouts from top to bottom. The Minnesota Office of Combative Sports recently released the disclosed payroll for the event and it totaled...

Oct 15, 2012 12:32 pm

TUF Coach Nelson: “I think me and Dana are going to fight” | UFC NEWS

“I think me and Dana are gonna fight, I think I even offered. We’ll handle it like men, like everybody else. But at the end of the day, Dec. 15th I’m fighting Shane Carwin. He’s going to settle his beef with me and I’m gonna squash the juice with him. Pretty much if the fight...

Oct 15, 2012 12:26 pm

Jon Jones Open To TUF Coaching Gig, But Not Against Daniel Cormier | UFC NEWS

“I’d be interested in a TUF season in the future, but it’d take the right opponent. As far as Daniel Cormier saying he wants to coach against me, he would want that, wouldn’t he? He’s relatively unknown, I want to do it when the fans are aware of both guys, and when it’s spunky and...

Oct 15, 2012 6:15 am

Free Fight Video | Stephan Bonnar vs. Lyoto Machida | UFC NEWS

Before Stephan Bonnar’s epic showdown with Forrest Griffin and before Lyoto Machida wore UFC gold around his waste, the two light-heavyweight fighters faced off at Jungle Fights. To check out this historic throwback from 2003 hop to page 2 and brush up on your history!

Oct 15, 2012 6:12 am

Quick Twitt | Dana White All For Rampage vs. Teixeira Booking | UFC NEWS

Last weekend after his dominant UFC 153 victory, Gover Teixeira, took to the microphone and called out “Rampage” Jackson. The Brazilian again took to the post-fight media events and continued to call out the former UFC light-heavyweight champion. As we reported earlier today, Rampage Jackson took to twitter and accepted the challenge thrown out by...

Oct 15, 2012 5:55 am

Quick Twitt | Rampage Jackson Calls Out Teixeira | UFC NEWS

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, has taken notice of his newly found rival Glover Teixeira and has responded to the call outs via twitter. Glover has been menacing the former champ for a fight and while the two had an original date set for UFC 153, Jackson was forced to withdraw with an...

Oct 15, 2012 5:45 am

Quick Twitt | Vinny Magalhaes Request Phil Davis Fight | UFC NEWS

The UFC’s light-heavyweight division has always been full of talent. Nothing proves that point more than the recent acquisition of Vinny Magalhaes. The former M-1 global champion and TUF runner up recently made his return to the UFC at UFC 152 and took home a decisive submission victory over the very talented Igor Pokrajac. Now...

Oct 10, 2012 6:20 pm

UFC 153 Fighters Discuss Saturday’s Event At Today’s Open Workouts (Quotes) | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Pay-Per-View this Saturday when the world’s greatest martial artist – long-reigning UFC middleweight king Anderson “The Spider” Silva – steps up to light heavyweight to face Stephan “The American Psycho” Bonnar. The three-round special attraction is the main event of UFC 153, which features six fights on the...

Oct 10, 2012 12:05 pm

Stephan Bonnar: I've Been Hit By Bigger, Stronger Guys And Never Been Stopped | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Rio this Saturday when the world’s greatest martial artist – long-reigning UFC middleweight king Anderson “The Spider” Silva – steps up to light heavyweight to face the bigger, stronger and teak tough contender Stephan “The American Psycho” Bonnar. The three-round special attraction is the main event of the...

Oct 10, 2012 11:59 am

AKA Coach Mendez Wants Cormier vs. Werdum Booking | UFC NEWS

“I would like for Daniel to face Fabricio Werdum or Frank Mir [injured], or maybe Shane Carwin [booked]. I want Daniel to fight someone who is going to challenge him, who is going to motivate him to train. Werdum is that guy who is up there, so for me that’s the guy I want. Werdum...

Oct 10, 2012 11:54 am

VIDEO | UFC Cribs With Nogueira And His Beachside Compound In Brazil | UFC NEWS

Minotauro Nogueira invites Paula Sack to an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of his beachside home. He reveals the real secret to keeping so focussed. Catch this highly-anticipated co-main heavyweight bout as “Big Nog” faces Dave “Pee-Wee” Herman at UFC® 153: Silva vs Bonnar, Saturday, October 13 at 10PM ET / 7PM PT, live on Pay-Per-View. Anyone...

Oct 10, 2012 11:40 am

Forrest Griffin: Bonnar Is Going To Surprise People This Weekend | UFC NEWS

“I actually think Stephan’s going to surprise some people. I don’t know if he’ll win, but he’ll do well. He’s a big guy, he’s never been, I’ve never seen him be hurt by a punch, let alone knocked out. I don’t think Anderson’s going to want to get too close because Stephan’s a big guy...

Oct 9, 2012 7:20 am

Quick Twitt | Travis Browne Out 2-4 Months With Torn Hamstring | UFC NEWS

During last Friday’s UFC on FX 5 main event. Heavyweight fighter, Travis Browne, suffered an obvious injury that not only cost him victory, but also forced the first loss on his previously unbeaten Mixed Martial Arts record. The Greg Jackson trained fighter recently took to twitter to announce the confirmation of his injury and explain...

Oct 8, 2012 12:42 pm

VIDEO | Cain Velasquez: ‘My only loss is eating at me’ | UFC NEWS

Former UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez, recently took part in a fan Q&A for the UFC. While up on stage the hard hitting heavyweight discussed his only career defeat at the hands of Junior dos Santos and where he stands on the current state of his career. This must see video interview can be found...

Oct 8, 2012 12:09 pm

Betting Odds: Machida Opens Up As Early Favorite Over Dan Henderson | UFC NEWS

At a yet to me named UFC event, top light-heavyweight fighters Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida will square off to determine the UFC’s true number-one contender to the title currently held by Jon Jones. For their parts both Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida have already earned their shot at the crown, but with a Hendo...