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Jun 19, 2012 12:00 pm

Delorme vs. Rivera Booked For UFC 149 | UFC NEWS

A bantamweight bout has been added to the UFC’s debut in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in the form of Roland Delorme vs. Francisco Rivera. Delorme was originally expected to welcome DREAM champion, Bibiano Fernandes to the UFC, however after a very confusing state of affairs that proved Bibiano was uninterested in the offer presented by the...

Jun 18, 2012 3:48 pm

TICKETS FOR UFC on FOX: SHOGUN vs. VERA AT STAPLES CENTER IN LOS ANGELES ON SALE FRIDAY

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua continues his quest back to the title when he collides with Muay Thai ace Brandon “The Truth” Vera at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, Aug. 4. The Ultimate Fighting Championship formally announced today that the Rua-Vera showdown will take place at the home of...

Jun 18, 2012 3:47 pm

Justin Lawrence Meets Max Holloway At UFC 150 | UFC NEWS

By Jamie McAllister A featherweight bout has been added to the UFC’s return to Denver. TUF Live stand-out Justin Lawrence is set to face Max Holloway. UFC officials on Monday announced the fight for UFC 150. Its placement on the card is not yet known. UFC 150’s main card airs on pay-per-view, while FX and...


Jun 16, 2012 2:43 pm

VIDEO | UFC 147: Silva vs Franklin II Extended Preview | UFC NEWS

Ever since their epic first meeting in 2009, Wanderlei Silva has sought redemption against former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin, eager to even the score. On June 23rd, in Silva’s home country of Brazil, the two legendary powerhouses will meet again in a UFC 147 main event guaranteed to produce some of the most explosive...

Jun 16, 2012 4:25 am

John Teixeira vs. Hugo Viana Added To UFC 147 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Two of the Featherweights from this season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil have been added to the UFC 147 card. John “Macapa” Teixeira and Hugo “Wolverine” Viana have been added to the prelims. Sources close to the fighters confirmed the bout. Teixeira in his professional career is undefeated and nine of his...

Jun 13, 2012 5:49 pm

UFC Has Eyes For China This Year | UFC NEWS

                  by: Chris Taylor It began in August 2010, when the UFC officially opened up offices in Asia. Former NBA executive Mark Fischer was hired by the UFC to lead the charge. It had taken some time to lay out the initial ground work, but it was...

Jun 13, 2012 1:00 pm

Exclusive | Javier Mendez on Swick's return, Thomson vs. Melendez 4

Once again legendary AKA founder Javier Mendez opened up to BJpenn.com and this time he touched on two of the school’s most recognizable names, Mike Swick and Josh Thomson. Mike Swick exploded on to the scene after competing on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter. Since then Mike has dropped down from light heavyweight...

Jun 9, 2012 3:01 pm

Exclusive | Martin Kampmann Wants The Champ, Will Settle For Hendricks | UFC NEWS

Martin Kampmann is coming off what some people might call his biggest win to date. At the Ultimate Fighter 15 finale he knocked out top contender Jake Ellenberger. The fight was not easy and in the first round Kampmann was rocked and fell to the canvas. Ellenberger could not finish the fight and apparently Martin...

Jun 9, 2012 11:29 am

GSP vs. Condit, Kampmann vs. Hendricks In The Works For UFC 154 | UFC NEWS

UFC president Dana White announced Friday following UFC on FX 3 -Johnson vs. McCall an expected headliner between interim welterweight champ Carlos Condit and welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre and co-main event Johny Hendricks vs. Martin Kampmann in the works for UFC 154 on Nov. 17 at Bell Centre in Montreal. The welterweight bout represents a contingency in the...

Jun 6, 2012 4:15 pm

Francisco Rivera vs. Ken Stone Added To UFC on FX 4 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Francisco Rivera, fresh off a dominant performance over Alex Soto in May, will step in to face Ken Stone at UFC on FX in June. The news comes via Sherdog who first reported the bout. Edwin Figueroa was the original candidate for the fight however injury took him out of the bout...

Jun 6, 2012 5:59 am

Machida Talks About His Fight With Bader And Training In Los Angeles | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Lyoto Machida in an interview with TATAME. Machida is currently in Los Angeles, California training for the Ryan Bader fight. “Well, I came to stay here for a couple of months, but I’m really liking the training here. It’s pretty intense, many guys helping me out here, like Rafael, Johnson, Werdum, Babalu...

Jun 5, 2012 7:45 am

John Albert Talks Kim Winslow Referee Controversy | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Bantamweight John Albert discusses the controversial stoppage of his fight by Kim Winslow at The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale. Albert was in an armbar and seemed to be manoeuvring his way out of the position when Kim Winslow jumped in and stopped the fight. Albert states he did not tap and...

Jun 5, 2012 4:04 am

Three Bouts Added To UFC 150 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC has added three bouts to UFC 150 in Denver on August 11th. A Featherweight bout featuring Nik Lentz and Eiji Mitsuoka. Nik Lentz makes his Featherweight debut after going (0-2) in his past two bouts, he is set to face Eiji Mitsuoka who was defeated by Takanori Gomi in his...

Jun 4, 2012 1:56 pm

Bibiano Fernandes Signs with the UFC & Set To Make Debut At UFC 149 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC has signed another top ten Bantamweight. Former Dream champion Bibiano Fernandes has joined the promotion and is set to make his debut at UFC 149. In his debut he is set to face Ultimate Fighter alum Roland Delorme. Fernandes is currently on a three fight win streak most recently defeating...

Jun 3, 2012 2:18 am

"TUF: The Smashes" Settles On Two Weight Classes | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC recently announced the second international version of The Ultimate Fighter and that it would be the UK vs. Australia. The series has been dubbed The Smashes – A play on the 130 year old cricket rivalry. When announced the range of applicants for the show was set for fighters between...

Jun 3, 2012 1:34 am

Kampmann Wants Title Shot But Will Fight Hendricks If Need Be | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Martin Kampmann comments on his next move at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 15 Finale post-fight press conference. Kampmann would like to get the title shot next however he is also willing to fight Johny Hendricks. “My goal is to fight for the title — that’s where I want to go. Johny has...