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Nov 5, 2011 9:52 pm

ProElite II Results and Recap

The second event for the reemerging ProElite promotion has come and gone and I am met with mixed emotions. The first round of the heavyweight Grand Prix and the return of budding welterweight fighter, Reagan Penn where both on the evenings docket as well as the return of Andrei Arlovski in the co-main event and...

Nov 5, 2011 8:53 pm

UFC 138 Attendance Figures and Bonus Winners

“UFC 138: Munoz vs. Leben” went down tonight at the LG Arena at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham England. The Spike TV card aired stateside via tape-delay and featured a main event between middleweights, Mark Munoz and Chris Leben in the UFC’s first ever 5-round non-title fight. While the main event was scheduled for...

Nov 5, 2011 3:08 pm

UFC 138 Results *Spoiler Alert*

“UFC 138: Munoz vs. Leben” went down today at the LG Arena at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham England. The card featured a main event between middleweights, Mark Munoz and Chris Leben in the UFC’s first ever 5-round non-title fight. Airing live in most of the global market, US and North American residents have...


Nov 5, 2011 10:01 am

Official UFC 138 Discussion Thread

Tonight’s UFC 138 Spike TV card is set to go down in just a few hours. Featuring a barn burner of a main event between middleweights Mark Munoz and Chris Leben the card should without question, deliver an action packed fight. Use this thread to share your reactions to the fights, or debate with your...

Nov 5, 2011 9:55 am

How To Watch Tonight’s UFC 138 Event In Birmingham England

The only UFC event to take place in the United Kingdom this year is upon us and while many of you are familiar with the process of which to watch these events some may have forgot, or some may not have experienced one of these shows taking place over the pond. Unlike February’s Australia show,...

Nov 5, 2011 9:40 am

Chris Leben and Mark Munoz Make History Tonight At UFC 138

A milestone in UFC history takes place tonight from the LG Arena in Birmingham England this evening on Spike TV. For the first time in UFC history, UFC officials have set up a five-round non-title fight in its main event of the evening. “UFC 138: Munoz vs. Leben” goes down at the LG Arena at...

Nov 4, 2011 5:03 pm

EXCLUSIVE – ProElite II: Reagan Penn Pre-Fight Interview

Reagan Penn will take the next step in his MMA career tomorrow night, as he returns to action for his second professional fight against Dallas’s Evan “The Butcher” Cutts. Reagan made a successful MMA debut this past August, when he quickly dispatched Paul Gardiner via rear naked choke in just over a minute of round...

Nov 4, 2011 3:03 pm

ProElite II Weigh-In Results

265 lbs.: Andreas Kraniotakes (244) vs. Tim Sylvia (266) 265 lbs.: Andrei Arlovski (250) vs. Travis Fulton (230) 170 lbs.: Evan Cutts (169) vs. Reagan Penn (169.5) 265 lbs.: Mark Ellis (242) vs. Ryan Martinez (260) 265 lbs.: Ed Carpenter ( 247) vs. Jake Heun (236) 265 lbs.: Cody Griffin (258) vs. Justyn Riley (260)...

Nov 4, 2011 12:11 pm

BJ Penn – They Only Made One

“Hats off to Nick Diaz, he’s the man. Joe, it’s probably the last time you’re ever going to see me in here. I can’t keep, uh, I want to perform at the top level. That’s it, Joe, I’ll shake your hand right here. I’ve got a daughter (and) another daughter on the way. I don’t...

Nov 4, 2011 11:04 am

“The Ultimate Fighter 14″ Episode 7 Ratings Are In And They Are Down Slightly

This week’s Ultimate Fighter episodes ratings are down slightly from last week. Coming in at 1.5 million viewers the show is up .1 million from last week and ties episode five with the most watched episode so far this season. Spike TV officials sent out the ratings for the episode yesterday afternoon. The 14th season...

Nov 4, 2011 9:34 am

UFC 138 Weigh In Results: All Fighters But One Make The Mark

MAIN CARD: (Spike TV) Chris Leben (186) vs. Mark Munoz (186) Renan Barao (136) vs. Brad Pickett (134) Papy Abedi (170) vs. Thiago Alves (172)* Cyrille Diabate (206) vs. Anthony Perosh (205) Terry Etim (156) vs. Edward Faaloloto (155) PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook) Justin Edwards (170) vs. John Maguire (170) Rob Broughton (258) vs. Philip De...

Nov 3, 2011 1:05 pm

Report: Early Estimates Show PPV buy rate for UFC 137 at 280,000

While we will never know the truth of the matter, the lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer. When people talk of buys, stating this PPV did this amount and this one did that, it is all based on his industry intelligence. The UFC never confirms figures, nor...

Nov 3, 2011 12:51 pm

11 Fights Set For ProElite II Live on HDNet This Saturday

The second event for the reemerging ProElite promotion is upon us and it comes with a stacked heavyweight Grand Prix and the return of budding welterweight fighter, Reagan Penn. A seven fight main card is set to air on HDNet this weekend that includes headlining bouts between Tim Sylvia and Andres Kraniotakes as well as...

Nov 3, 2011 12:27 pm

Sanchez Wants TUF Coaching Gig Opposite Penn

“My thing right now is to coach that show, I know that a title shot for me is going to happen one day it will but I would love to coach that show right now. I would like it to be against BJ (Penn); he is back at welterweight, let’s go do it and have...

Nov 3, 2011 11:51 am

Is Penn's "Time Off" a wise move? One Journalist Says "Yes"

B.J. Penn’s Decision To Take Time Off Is A Wise One Author: Jeremy Botter Penn’s sabbatical from fighting will ensure his return in 2012 B.J. Penn retired on Saturday night. Or maybe he didn’t. Issuing a concrete declaration on your future is a tough thing to do, and it’s even more difficult when you do...

Nov 3, 2011 11:27 am

Cerrone a future Champ, says former teammate Evans

“I definitely think Cerrone can win the title. I love to watch the way he’s grown in the sport. I remember when he first came to Jackson’s gym; he had absolutely no wrestling at all, like zero wrestling. And his ground was just kind of so-so. He was just all stand-up; he was one of...

Nov 3, 2011 10:18 am

This Weekends UFC 138 Event Sets Live Gate Record For LG Arena

The UFC has taken over another Arena’s revenue record, this time in their return trip to England. With 20-years in operation, Birmingham England’s LG Arena has notched a new note in their history this week with the UFC 138 Live Gate figures. A near sellout, the UFC’s managing director of international development Mr. Marshall Zelaznik...

Nov 3, 2011 9:46 am

Get Ready for a “Rumble”, according to Johnson, he’s better than Vitor

“I feel just fine about the matchup. He can’t do nothing that I can’t do. Anything he thinks he can do, I think I can do better. I think it’s a pretty even matchup. He’s fast, I’m fast. He’s powerful, I’m powerful. It’s going to be a fight that really determines who’s the man at...