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Feb 25, 2012 2:26 pm

UFC 144: Fighters and Coaches Predict Frankie Edgar vs. Benson Henderson

By Joshua Carey: The UFC has made its way to Japan for UFC 144, where lightweight champion Frankie Edgar defends against Benson Henderson in the night’s headliner. Japan’s Saitama Super Arena plays host to the 12-fight event, which airs live on pay-per-view at 10:00 pm ET with seven-fights slated for the main card. If Edgar...

Feb 24, 2012 1:08 pm

UFC 144 Coverage | Best Title Fight of 2012?

Two months into 2012, and there are already some mouth-watering UFC championship fights on tap. In April, light heavyweight king Jon Jones will defend his crown against No.1 contender and bitter rival Rashad Evans, in May heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is expected to collide with the fearsome Alistair Overeem. An announcement regarding Anderson Silva’s...

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 1:12 pm

UFC 144's Quinton "Rampage" Jackson looking to Knockout Bader for Japanese fans

By: Joshua Carey Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has returned to Japan for the first time since PRIDE 31 in 2006. Jackson, who spent five-years fighting in the country during his tenure under the aforementioned PRIDE banner meets Ryan Bader in the co-headliner at UFC 144’s pay-per-view inside Saitama Super Arena. With a professional career that spans...


Feb 22, 2012 11:51 am

Dan Hardy Returning Against Duane Ludwig At UFC 146

A very exciting welterweight matchup has been booked for the UFC 146 card set for Las Vegas. Both Dan Hardy and Duane Ludwig have agreed to face each other in welterweight clash. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand...

Feb 22, 2012 9:36 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Cheick Kongo | Wants Frank Mir Rematch

On the heels of his UFC 144 fight with Mark Hunt Cheick Kongo discusses his desire to rematch former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir. Mir and Kongo originally faced off at UFC 107 back in 2009 where it took Frank just over a minute to drop and choke Kongo Unconscious. Read More: Rampage Jackson (News),...

Feb 22, 2012 9:20 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Rampage Jackson | Joe Rogan Does Nut Ride BJJ Fighters

In this pre-fight interview conducted by mmafighting.com former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson explains his prior remarks about Joe Rogan and counters Joe Rogans response. He also discusses what fighting in Japan means to him and what he thinks of his upcoming opponent Ryan Bader.   Read More: Rampage Jackson (News), Joe Rogan (News),...

Feb 21, 2012 1:17 pm

Jackson Back On The "Rampage" In Tokyo | UFC 144 Coverage

Former unified UFC & PRIDE light heavyweight champion ‘Rampage’ Jackson is pumped to finally be fighting again in Japan – where he made his legend – after an absence of exactly six years. Jackson last fought in the Land of the Rising Sun in February 2006, defeating elite judo competitor Yoon Dong-Sik at the PRIDE...

Feb 21, 2012 11:41 am

Jacob Volkmann vs. Paul Sass Set For UFC 146

The latest addition to the ever growing UFC 146 card is set between two lightweight fighters. Both Jacob Volkmann and Paul Sass have agreed to square off in Las Vegas. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand Garden Arena....

Feb 19, 2012 5:34 pm

Quick Twitt | Evan Dunham Vs. Edson Barboza Set For UFC 146

UFC president Dana White just announced an intriguing lightweight match up between Evan Dunham and Edson Barboza. The fight will go down at UFC 146 in May. (He just got the event and date wrong – blamed it on his cellphone) UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set...

Feb 19, 2012 4:57 pm

BJPENN.COM Heavyweight 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 19, 2012 3:20 pm

BJPENN.COM Light-Heavyweight 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 19, 2012 11:37 am

Mayhem Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway Now Official For UFC 146

We reported yesterday that the Jason “Mayhem” Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway bout was in the works, but that was prior to the UFC making it official. Now the UFC has announced the bout and the Miller vs. Dollaway scrap is on. UFC officials announced the bout late yesterday evening. UFC 146 is set to take...

Feb 18, 2012 4:09 pm

Mayhem Miller vs. C.B. Dollaway In The Works For UFC 146

A middleweight contest between Jason “Mayhem” Miller and C.B. Dollaway is reportedly in the works for UFC 146 in Las Vegas. The UFC has yet to announce this bout as official, but a twitter post from “Mayhem” hinted that the bout is indeed about to be finalized. UFC 146 is set to take place on...

Feb 17, 2012 2:28 pm

Poll Results: Should the UFC make teammates fight each other?

In our latest polling here at BJPENN.COM we wanted to ask the readers here what you think of these teammate vs. teammate matchups on the horizon and whether or not you think the UFC should make it policy or not. With the Georges St-Pierre vs. Carlos Condit match in the works as well as a...

Feb 16, 2012 4:12 pm

Akira Corassani Injured Our Of Bout With Jason Young At UFC On FUEL TV 2

An injury has forced Akira Corassani out of his scheduled appearance on the FUEL TV 2 card against Jason Young and as a result he will now miss the opportunity to fight in front of his hometown crowd. BJPENN.COM confirmed the news this afternoon. It is unknown if the UFC will seek a new opponent...

Feb 16, 2012 2:53 pm

Video| UFC 145 Pre-Fight Press Conference | Jones vs. Evans (Full Archive)

UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will attempt to defend his UFC title against bitter rival Rashad Evans. Continue to the next page for parts 2-4. Read More: UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans, Jon Jones (News), Rashad Evans (News)

Feb 16, 2012 8:37 am

Alistair Overeem Already Knows How To Beat JDS And Take The UFC Title

“The gameplan is already good to go. I already know how to beat him. It’s just a matter of training and getting my body and mind in the 100 percent condition it needs to be in.” In a recent interview with MMA Fight Corner, UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem says he already has a gameplan...

Feb 15, 2012 3:11 pm

“UFC on Fuel TV 1: Sanchez vs. Ellenberger” Play-By-Play

UFC on FUEL TV is set to take place in Omaha, Nebraska tonight from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez is set for the evening’s main event. Use this thread to cast your comments, debate the fights and follow along with the action as it goes down tonight....

Feb 14, 2012 6:29 pm

Tim Sylvia Pleads With MMA Fans To Help Get Him Back With The UFC (Video)

Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia has apparently hit desperation mode with his career and is asking the fans of MMA to help him get back into the UFC. Social media is a powerful tool, “The Maniac” knows that with an outcry of fan support he has a better chance of getting the call to...

Feb 13, 2012 9:57 am

Heads Up ATL | Thursday's UFC 145 Press Conference Is Open To The Public

On the heels of the major announcement that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will defend his title on April 21 at Philips Arena against rival Rashad Evans, the Ultimate Fighting Championship will host a press conference on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 1 p.m. ET in the Luckie Marietta District of downtown Atlanta at Ventanas...

Feb 13, 2012 8:25 am

Tickets For UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans Set To Go On Sale Wednesday

Fans in or around the Atlanta area wishing to attend Aprils UFC 145 event can get in on ticket purchasing as early as this Wednesday. UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones will attempt to defend his UFC title against...