Archive: MMA NEWS

Jul 10, 2012 2:09 am

Video | Dana White States That Chael Is Now Back At The End Of The Line | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC President Dana White comments when asked about a third bout between Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen. “[Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen] is the biggest everything in UFC history. It’s the biggest rivalry, the biggest fight. We broke every record as far as the business goes that we’ve ever had this weekend…....


Jul 9, 2012 4:10 pm

UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II Medical Suspensions Report | UFC NEWS

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the official list of medical suspensions for last Saturday’s UFC 148 pay-per-view event. UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II took place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada last Saturday. In the main event Anderson Silva successfully defended his middleweight title for the second time against...

Jul 9, 2012 4:04 pm

UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II Salary Report | UFC NEWS

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the official list of disclosed salaries for last Saturday’s UFC 148 pay-per-view event. UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II took place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada last Saturday. In the main event Anderson Silva successfully defended his middleweight title for the second time against...

Jul 9, 2012 6:31 am

WWE interested in working with Chael Sonnen

It appears the WWE has wasted no time in publicly reaching out to Chael Sonnen following his second loss to Anderson Silva. “F4Wonline.com reports that WWE is interested in working with 35 year old UFC fighter “The American Gangster” Chael Sonnen. Sonnen lost to Anderson Silva at Saturday’s UFC 148 pay-per-view but word is that...

Jul 9, 2012 6:25 am

EDITORIAL | UFC 148 is over, will Chael keep his word and retire?

Chael Sonnen may have been selling his rematch with Anderson Silva when he made his now infamous stipulation. After his fight with Brian Stann he said that if he lost to Anderson he would, “Leave the UFC forever”. So the question remains – will Chael keep his word? Should he may be the better question....

Jul 9, 2012 6:00 am

Video | Strikeforce : Rockhold vs. Kennedy Preview | Strikeforce News

Championship Strikeforce action, as Luke Rockhold defends his middleweight title against Tim Kennedy. Plus, see Tyron Woodley battle Nate Marquardt. Saturday, July 14, 10PM ET/PT only on SHOWTIME. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Jul 9, 2012 5:50 am

Video | UFC 149 Preview | UFC News

http://youtu.be/b6AHu9EVvz0 Renan Barao’s stats suggest that he’s a future titleholder. But on July 21, will he have Urijah Faber’s number? Watch UFC 149 and find out.

Jul 9, 2012 3:04 am

Munoz Will Call Out Anderson Silva With Win Over Weidman At UFC on Fuel 4 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Mark Munoz in an interview with MMAWeeklyRadio. Munoz is set to face Chris Weidman in a bout which may determine the next Middleweight number one contender at UFC on Fuel 4. Munoz wants to defeat Middleweight contender Chris Weidman decisively at UFC on Fuel 4. He also states that with the victory...

Jul 8, 2012 6:46 pm

EDITORIAL | In Depth: The Dynamic past of Amateur MMA part 1

Amateur MMA is the hottest it has ever been. Fighters young and old are stepping in to the cage to test themselves every weekend in front of hundreds of people. Blood work, ringside physicians, sanctioning, and the regulation of events have become the standard for most, if not all events today. It wasn’t always this...

Jul 8, 2012 11:18 am

Exclusive | BJ Penn Willing To Sponsor UFC Friendly Drug Testing | UFC NEWS

Disclaimer: “In no way are we implying that Rory MacDonald is going to fail his drug testing, we are only trying to insure that the fight happens” – BJ Penn. We announced here on BJPENN.COM a few weeks ago that former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion, BJ Penn was set to be the first UFC...

Jul 8, 2012 7:40 am

UFC 148: Ortiz and Griffin; Silva snag $75K bonuses each

The Ultimate Fighting Championship handed out $75,000 fighter bonuses for in-Octagon performances following UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II on Saturday. Middleweight champion Anderson Silva, Forrest Griffin and Tito Ortiz took home bonus checks. Source:http://www.mmaweekly.com

Jul 7, 2012 2:56 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Renzo Gracie on Sonnen call; Griffin vs. Ortiz | UFC NEWS

Renzo Gracie is a legend. He is also one of the smartest MMA fighters I have met. He has affected so many fighters and athletes in a positive way throughout his career. The latest fighter to get advice from Renzo was UFC main eventer Chael Sonnen. Gracie opened up about Chael and what he said...

Jul 6, 2012 11:51 pm

Jimy Hettes vs. Marcus Brimage Added to UFC 152 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister A Featherweight bout has been added to the UFC 152 card. Jimy Hettes has agreed to face Marcus Brimage UFC officials announced the news on Friday. In his last bout Hettes put on an impressive display defeating Nam Phan taking the unanimous decision and moving to a perfect (10-0) and (2-0) UFC....