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Apr 10, 2012 2:07 pm

Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Thiago Alves Set for UFC 149 in Calgary

By Ryan Busuttil: UFC 149 just got a whole lot sexier! In the midst of a 4 fight losing streak, Yoshihiro Akiyama will continue to fight in the Welterweight division as he takes on Thiago Alves at the summer event. MMAFighting.com initially reported the fight earlier today, stating that both fighters have agreed to the...

Mar 28, 2012 8:22 am

Jake Shields Set To Return To Middleweight, August 2012 Likely

Most fighters, if they make a switch in weight class, move down after a loss. However, former Strikeforce middleweight champion and UFC welterweight number one contender Jake Shields is moving up in weight following his UFC 144 win over Yoshihiro Akiyama. UFC officials announced the move on last night “UFC Tonight” on FUEL TV. After...

Mar 14, 2012 8:48 am

Carlos Condit Determined To Wait All Year To Fight GSP If Needed

“The UFC I think is looking at it from a business standpoint. They want to see the bigger fight, and basically the biggest fight is me versus Georges St-Pierre. That’s basically the sentiment I’ve gotten from Dana and some of the other UFC brass. I would love to fight some of these guys. There are...

Mar 6, 2012 2:24 pm

UFC on FX 2 Television Ratings Report | Ratings Up

The UFC’s second trip to the FX network was a success. The Martin Kampmann vs. Thiago Alves broadcast drew in an average audience of 1.4 million viewers. Additionally the UFC on FX 2 preliminary card special that aired on FUEL TV drew in 113,000 viewers. UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves took place this...


Mar 5, 2012 10:36 am

Chael Sonnen | Alves Is A Boob For Getting Tapped In The Third

“There is nobody else more surprised that (Alves) tapped out, more than Martin Kapmann. I think Martin will tell you himself, he didn’t have that choke. You have to be a real boob to get caught at the end of the fight like that.” While on the FUEL TV post UFC on FX 2 show,...

Mar 3, 2012 9:14 am

VIDEO | Thiago Alves "Devastated" Over Last Nights Loss

“I was happy that I was able to pick him apart. That was the plan, but unfortunately in the last 48 seconds, I got caught. It’s devastating. But, it was out of my control — I know I did my best in every aspect. I was winning the fight after three rounds, I just made...

Mar 3, 2012 7:45 am

Video | UFC on FX 2 Main Event Highlight

UFC on FX 2 went down last night from Sydney, Australia’s Allphones Arena. In the main event Martin Kampmann took a page out of the book of Tim Boetsch and stole victory from Thiago Alves with a last minute guillotine choke to force Alves to tap and secure victory in the third round. In addition...

Mar 2, 2012 9:52 am

Quick Twitt | How Much Did Thiago Alves Gain After Weigh-Ins? | Find Out Here

We all know that fighters cut weight in order to make their required weight limit to fight. However often times we can only speculate as to how much weight they cut and how much they walk in the cage weighing on fight night. For Thiago Alves, one of the larger welterweights in the UFC, those...

Mar 2, 2012 8:54 am

VIDEO | UFC Flyweight Tournament Preview (UFC on FX 2)

UFC on FX 2 is slated to go down tonight from Sydney, Australia’s AllPhones Arena and in the main event we will see a welterweight showdown between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. Also on the card will be the first round of the UFC’s Flyweight tournament. Read More: Thiago Alves (News), Martin Kampman (News), UFC...

Mar 1, 2012 2:57 pm

UFC on FX 2 Coverage | Main Card Fighters Discuss Fight Night (*Flash Quotes)

The second UFC On FX event emanates live from Sydney, Australia, on Friday night. The explosive night of Friday night fights features an expected war between two top welterweights as well as the two semi-final bouts in the UFC flyweight title tournament. The four best 125-pound fighters in the world will battle it out in...

Mar 1, 2012 10:30 am

Watch Tonight's UFC on FX 2 Weigh-Ins Live On BJPENN.COM (10pm ET)

Today the UFC is holding thier UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves official weigh-ins ceremony live from the Sydney Allphones Arena UFC on FX 2 is slated to go down this Friday from Sydney, Australia’s AllPhones Arena and in the main event we will see a welterweight showdown between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves....

Feb 29, 2012 10:46 am

Watch Today's UFC on FX 2 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live On BJPENN.COM (7pm ET)

Today the UFC is set to host the UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves pre-fight press conference live at The Star Sydney Hotels & Casino in Sydney, Australia. UFC president Dana White and UFC on FX 2 fighters Thiago Alves, Martin Kampmann, Joseph Benavidez, Demetrious Johnson, Ian McCall and Yasuhiro Urishitani are all expected...

Feb 28, 2012 12:27 pm

Photo Gallery | Joseph Benavidez Trains For Friday's Flyweight Tournament

Joseph Benavidez will take on Japanese flyweight standout Yasuhiro Urushitani this Friday in the first round of the UFC’s flyweight tournament. UFC on FX 2 is slated to go down from Sydney, Australia’s AllPhones Arena and in the main event we will see a welterweight showdown between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. Head over to...

Feb 23, 2012 2:57 pm

“Sudden Death” Rounds Implemented For UFC Flyweight Tournament?

During a recent interview with Tap Out Radio’s “Crooklyn’s Corner” UFC fighter Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson broke news that the UFC made him sign a “Sudden Death” clause in his latest bout agreement. This is not only news, but it is also unheard of in modern Mixed Martial Arts. Due to the fact that this...

Feb 19, 2012 3:26 pm

BJPENN.COM Welterweight Top 10 (Updated 02/19/12)

The time to update the BJPENN.COM world rankings is long overdue. There has been a lot of activity in each division and as such we have adjusted our world rankings. Items such as wins, losses, inactivity, retirement and suspensions all play apart in deciding who should be ranked in the top 10. Your most recent...

Feb 7, 2012 3:00 pm

Daniel Pineda Replaces Robert Peralta for UFC on FX 2

Last week, the UFC on FX 2 card suffered a loss, as Robert Peralta was forced with withdraw from his rematch with Mackens Semerzier due to broken toes suffered in training. Fast forward to today, as the UFC has announced that Daniel Pineda, who just fought a few weeks ago, will now step in for...

Feb 4, 2012 9:07 am

Pro's Pick UFC 143 Diaz vs. Condit For BJPENN.COM *Updated*

UFC 143 is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on February 4th. Nick Diaz will face Carlos Condit for the UFC’s interim welterweight title live on pay-per-view. GSP vs. Condit was originally scheduled for the event until a brash Diaz got into the head of GSP with a...

Jan 19, 2012 4:08 pm

UFC NEWS – Hamman Injured, Craig In Against Noke At UFC on FX 2

A new middleweight is set to make his UFC debut as a replacement opponent against Jared Hamman. Hamman who was originally scheduled to face Kyle Noke has been forced out of his UFC on FX bout with an injury. In his place comes Andrew Craig. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a main...

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 12, 2012 1:35 pm

UFC NEWS – 2011 Salary Report For 337 UFC Fighters

2011 was a hallmark year for the world’s biggest and best Mixed Martial Arts promotion. They expanded to new territories, set record gate and attendance figures and launched a revolutionary TV deal. Safe to say the UFC had a great 2011. In an interesting report from mma-manifesto.com, 337 UFC fighters who fought for the promotion...

Jan 5, 2012 7:06 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC Announces Peralta vs. Semerzier Rematch For UFC on FX 2

A featherweight rematch has just been added to the UFC”s second card scheduled for the FX network. Mackens Semerzier and Robbie Peralta have agreed to rematch after their first bout resulted in a no-contest. It was Peralta who received the victory over Semerzier in their original matchup in the UFC on FOX 1 preliminary card...

Jan 4, 2012 9:29 am

UFC NEWS – Perosh vs. Penner Added To UFC on FX 2

UFC officials have put together a light-heavyweight bout between Anthony Perosh and Nick Penner scheduled for UFC on FX 2 in March. UFC on FX 2 is set to feature a main event welterweight bout between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. The Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia will play host to the fight card on...

Jan 2, 2012 12:30 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FX 2 Books UFC Newcomers Shawn Jordan And Oli Thompson.

A heavyweight battle between promotional newcomers is set to go down this March when the UFC returns to Australia for their UFC on FX 2 show. BJPENN.COM confirmed with sources close to the situation that both Shawn Jordan and Oli Thompson have agreed to square off in preliminary card action. UFC on FX 2 is...