Archive: featured

Jan 11, 2012 4:52 pm

UFC NEWS – Ross Pearson Denies Reports Of Booking Siver For UFC on FUEL TV 2

Reports started circling the internet today that a bout between Ross Pearson and Dennis Siver had been booked for the UFC’s debut on Swedish territory, however if it’s been booked someone forgot to tell Ross “The Real Deal” Pearson. MMANytt.se and MMAJunkie.com com where the first to report the matchup debunked by Pearson. Pearson and...

Jan 11, 2012 3:18 pm

UFC NEWS – Akira Corassani Faces Jason Young At UFC On FUEL TV 2

In typical UFC fashion, the promotion is booking a host of regional talent for their debut event in Sweden. As a result, Swedish fighter and Ultimate Fighter competitor, Akira Corassani is set to face Jason Young during the UFC on FUEL TV 2 fight card this April UFC on FUEL TV 2 is now officially...

Jan 11, 2012 1:00 pm

MMA NEWS – Eddie Alvarez Not Entering Season 6 Bellator Tournament; Aoki Rematch Possible

“Ed won’t be part of the next tournament during the March kickoff,” Rebney said. “The decision was reached between us that the next right step wouldn’t be to jump back in the season-tournament right now.” “We’re still talking very regularly about the Aoki fight,” he said. “We’ve been talking to DREAM about making it happen,...

Jan 11, 2012 11:49 am

UFC NEWS – Jose Aldo Fight Camp: The Maynard Connection

“I met Gray when I was going to fight Kenny, he was the main event against Frankie. We were always joking around with each other. From there we started a friendship. I told him it would be great if he could come train with us. Good for him and good for us. It’s great to...

Jan 11, 2012 8:00 am

UFC NEWS – "UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes" Bout Order Finalized

UFC officials have released this Saturday’s UFC 142 full fight card lineup and broadcasting options. The night’s action is spread across pay-per-view, FX and facebook.com. UFC 142 is set to go down on Jan. 14 from Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena. In the main event is a featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Chad...

Jan 11, 2012 5:45 am

UFC NEWS – Schilling vs. Pineda Added to UFC on FX 1

A featherweight contest has been added to the UFC’s debut on FX in the form of Pat Schilling vs. Daniel Pineda, both of which are newcomers to the promotion. UFC officials announced the bout yesterday evening. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20....

Jan 11, 2012 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – UFC on FUEL TV 2 Tickets On Sale Today

For the first time in UFC history, the Octagon is headed to Stockholm. The Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world’s premier organization for mixed martial arts, announced today that it is planning its Swedish debut on April 14, 2012. The first European UFC event of the year will be held in the prestigious Ericsson Globe Arena...

Jan 11, 2012 4:40 am

UFC NEWS – UFC Heading To Atlanta In April For UFC 146

The UFC announced late yesterday evening that they are set to return to “The Dirty South” this April for UFC 146. It will mark the promotions first return to the city commonly known as the “A” since Rashad Evans knocked out Chuck Liddell at UFC 88. With a host of regional shows, the Mixed Martial...

Jan 11, 2012 4:30 am

MMA NEWS – “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” Draws Just 344,000 Viewers on Showtime

Last weekend’s “Strikeforce Rockhold vs. Jardine” event did underwhelming numbers in the viewership department. Broadcast on Showtime’s “Free-Preview” weekend the event was free to the public with no Showtime subscription required. The event averaged just 344,000 viewers and scored a 0.93 household rating “Strikeforce Rockhold vs. Jardine: took place this past Saturday from The Joint...

Jan 11, 2012 4:15 am

MMA NEWS – PHOTO: Luke Rockhold Broken Hand

Strikeforce middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold, sent out this image via twitter last night of his fractured hand suffered during last weekends fight against Keith Jardine. Click here for the latest STRIKEFORCE coverage provided by BJPENN.COM

Jan 10, 2012 10:24 pm

CONTEST: “ProElite: Jan. 21 – Grove vs. Minowaman” Ticket Giveaway

If you are a Hawaii resident or visitor, than you are in luck. The good folks over at ProElite have given BJPENN.COM two-pair of tickets to give away for this month’s “Grove vs. Minowa” event. ProElite is coming back to the islands of Hawaii on January 21, 2012 at the Neal Blaisdell Center. In the...