Archive: featured

Oct 3, 2011 9:01 am

“The Ultimate Fighter Season 14: Bisping vs. Miller” Tickets On Sale This Week

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort on Saturday, Dec. 3 just in time for Michael “The Count” Bisping and Jason “Mayhem” Miller to settle a feud that has been spilling over for months. The middleweights, who traded verbal barbs for months as coaches on season 14 of The...

Oct 3, 2011 8:39 am

Jon Jones 100% Healthy Says White

“[Jones is] good. He’s 100 percent. I talked to him [on Saturday], and he said he feels great. The only thing that’s sore on him is his calf. It’s a little sore. I’d like to give these guys time to rest and give them a little break, so we’ll see what happens.” UFC president Dana...

Oct 3, 2011 8:10 am

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Bound Says White

“Yeah, we do want to bring Gilbert Melendez over, and we’re looking at it right now. We’re looking to bring Gilbert Melendez over ASAP. [The title shot] is a possibility. The thing is with that division, it’s so stacked, there are a lot of possibilities. We’ll see what happens with the timing.” During this past...

Oct 3, 2011 7:55 am

Dominick Cruz Suffers Broken Hand, Surgery Set For Next Week

“You know one of the things I respect about the kid? He’s got a broken hand and had one the entire fight. He broke his (left) hand and is going to have surgery. Not only did he not stop fighting and keep coming up 100 percent, he doesn’t even [expletive] say anything about it. He...

Oct 3, 2011 7:48 am

UFC on Versus 6 Sets Attendance and Gate Records

This past weekend the UFC proved that they can enter a new market and set the bar higher than ever. Saturday’s UFC on Versus 6 was a record setting show in regards to the UFC’s “Versus” cards. Headlined by a bantamweight title fight, the show set records in both attendance (at 9,380) and live gate...

Oct 3, 2011 7:19 am

Bellator 52 Results and Highlights

It was an action-packed start to the Bellator Heavyweight Tournament as eight heavy hitters lined up inside the L’Auberge Casino Resort in Lake Charles for Bellator 52 to kickoff the quarterfinals of the Season 5 tournament. Ron “The Monster” Sparks will take on Eric Prindle and Mike “300” Hayes faces Blagoi Ivanov in the semifinals...

Oct 1, 2011 8:29 pm

UFC on Versus 6 Results

MAIN CARD: Dominick Cruz def. Demetrious Johnson via unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 50-45) – to retain UFC bantamweight title. Stefan Struve def. Pat Barry via submission (triangle choke) – Round 2, 3:22. * SUBMISSION OF THE NIGHT Anthony Johnson def. Charlie Brenneman via TKO (kick) – Round 1, 2:49. *KNOCK OUT OF THE NIGHT Matt...

Oct 1, 2011 2:20 pm

Siyar Bahadurzada Says He's Headed To The UFC

“I signed with the UFC!  I’m very excited to be a part of the UFC and test my skills with the crème de la crème of MMA. I wanna thank the UFC and Dana White for this opportunity. I will shake up the welterweight division! Also special thanks to my team Golden Glory!” The reigning Shooto...

Sep 30, 2011 3:10 pm

Grove vs. Silva Set for October 14th

Former UFC middleweights Kendall Grove and Jay Silva have been slotted to face off at theScore Fighting Series on Oct. 14 at the Hamilton Place Theatre in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Kendall Grove (13-9) had hit a very rough patch in his career but was able to snap a two-fight losing streak by choking out Joe...

Sep 30, 2011 2:44 pm

UFC 136 Media Conference Call (Audio)

The UFC held the pre-fight media conference call for UFC 136 today and as always, BJPENN.COM took part. Featured on the call was Dominick Cruz, Demetrius Johnson, Kenny Florian, Jose Aldo, Chael Sonnen and Brian Stann

Sep 30, 2011 2:39 pm

Bellator 52 Weigh In Results

MAIN CARD: (MTV2) Neil Grove (265.5) vs. Mike Hayes (228) Blagoi Ivanov (244) vs. Zak Jensen (265) Eric Prindle (265.5) vs. Abe Wagner (247.5) Mark Holata (258) vs. Ron Sparks (263) PRELIMINARY CARD: ( Genair da Silva (150.4)* vs. Bryan Goldsby (144.4) Cosmo Alexander (157)* vs. Josh Quayhagen (156) Justin Frazier (263) vs. Liron Wilson...

Sep 30, 2011 1:26 pm

UFC on Versus 6 Weigh In Results

MAIN CARD: (Versus) Champ Dominick Cruz (135) vs. Demetrious Johnson (135) Pat Barry (243) vs. Stefan Struve (261) Charlie Brenneman (171) vs. Anthony Johnson (171) Mac Danzig (155) vs. Matt Wiman (156) PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook) Yves Edwards (155) vs. Rafaello Oliveira (155) Michael Johnson (156) vs. Paul Sass (155) Byron Bloodworth (138)* vs. Mike Easton...

Sep 30, 2011 12:21 pm

UFC 137 BJ Penn Fan Club Tickets – Available Now!

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Sep 30, 2011 5:49 am

Gray Maynard: I'm Angry, Edgar Will Be Hurt On October 8

“I beat Edgar when we fought in 2008 as contenders on the way up, and I beat him even worse on New Year’s Day for the belt, only for the judges to give it a draw. I’ve beat him twice and I still have to prove something against this guy?” “I still don’t like talking...

Sep 29, 2011 3:38 pm

D&E Goes to the ‘Matt’ on The Hammer Theatrical Distribution

D&E Entertainment announced today that they have acquired the feature film, The Hammer (previously titled,Hamill), for theatrical distribution. On October 27 the film will be released theatrically nationwide. Additionally, ARC Entertainment will be heading VOD/DVD/BluRay distribution and Archstone Distribution will be heading international distribution of the film. TapouT and Purple Communications have joined as marketing...

Sep 29, 2011 3:33 pm

Reagan Penn Returns To MMA Action November 5 Alongside Other Notables

Just one week after his older brother faces Nick Diaz at UFC 137; Reagan Penn will enter the cage in his second professional Mixed Martial Arts contest. ProElite II is set to go down November 5th from the iWireless Center in Moline Illinois. Five-time Champ Tim Sylvia will meet Pedro Rizzo in the evening’s main...

Sep 29, 2011 3:00 pm

TUF 14 Episode 2 Watched By 1.6 Million Housholds

The ratings for the second installment of “The Ultimate Fighter 14” where released by Spike TV officials today and they are up from the seasons debut episode. Last Night’s show garnered a 1.22 household rating and averaged 1.6 million viewers that is up from last week’s debut which averaged 1.5 million. The 14th season of...

Sep 29, 2011 2:20 pm

Rampage Jackson Wants To Enter Pro Boxing

“I hate fighting people who are scared. When you fight somebody who is scared you never know what they’re going to do. They turn and run, that’s why I’m gonna go to boxing. I’m gonna try boxing because they’ve got to stand with you. If I get knocked out I don’t care because at least...