Archive: MMA NEWS

Oct 10, 2012 12:09 pm

VIDEO | Countdown To UFC 153 Full Episode | UFC NEWS

It’s Fight Week!!! UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar is upon us and this weekend the UFC’s middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, will once again move up in weight to challenge the always tough and durable, Stephan Bonnar in this nights main event. For your viewing pleasure we have included the full, unedited video of the UFC’s...

Oct 10, 2012 12:05 pm

Stephan Bonnar: I've Been Hit By Bigger, Stronger Guys And Never Been Stopped | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization returns to Rio this Saturday when the world’s greatest martial artist – long-reigning UFC middleweight king Anderson “The Spider” Silva – steps up to light heavyweight to face the bigger, stronger and teak tough contender Stephan “The American Psycho” Bonnar. The three-round special attraction is the main event of the...

Oct 10, 2012 11:40 am

Forrest Griffin: Bonnar Is Going To Surprise People This Weekend | UFC NEWS

“I actually think Stephan’s going to surprise some people. I don’t know if he’ll win, but he’ll do well. He’s a big guy, he’s never been, I’ve never seen him be hurt by a punch, let alone knocked out. I don’t think Anderson’s going to want to get too close because Stephan’s a big guy...


Oct 10, 2012 10:26 am

Daniel Cormier Wants To Coach “The Ultimate Fighter” Opposite Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier (10-0 MMA, 7-0 Strikeforce) made his presence known September 10, 2011 when he replaced Alistair Overeem and defeated Antonio Silva in the first round via KO (punches). The former Olympic wrestler showed he was the real deal when he went on to win the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix by defeating Josh Barnett in...

Oct 9, 2012 12:09 pm

McMann Latest Strikeforce Fighter To Be Sidelined With Injury | MMA NEWS

Strikeforce’s November 3 Oklahoma even has 3 of it’s major fight bouts cancelled due to injuries.  First it was the main event Mir vs. Cormier, then it was Rockhold vs. Larkin, and a day after it’s McMann vs. Carmouche.  Sara McMann entered Strikeforce as a plausible challenge for the reigning bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey.  MMAweekly...

Oct 9, 2012 7:20 am

Quick Twitt | Travis Browne Out 2-4 Months With Torn Hamstring | UFC NEWS

During last Friday’s UFC on FX 5 main event. Heavyweight fighter, Travis Browne, suffered an obvious injury that not only cost him victory, but also forced the first loss on his previously unbeaten Mixed Martial Arts record. The Greg Jackson trained fighter recently took to twitter to announce the confirmation of his injury and explain...

Oct 8, 2012 11:54 am

VIDEO | The Ultimate 8: Head-kick Knockouts | UFC NEWS

In the latest “Ultimate” series brought to you by the UFC and FUEL TV Joe Rogan counts down eight of the most devastating, jaw-dropping head-kick knockouts in UFC history. Click on the image above to be redirected to the UFC.com video center and watch the clip!

Oct 3, 2012 2:00 pm

Unwilling To Move Up In Weight, Ronda Rousey Doesn't Trust MMA Drug Testing | UFC NEWS

Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey has a perfect record of six 1st round subs via armbar – zero loses.   Yet she won’t move up to fight “Cyborg” at 145 pounds is because she “doesn’t trust any of the drug testing.”  The bantamweight champ tells sherdog radio: “I could, but I’m choosing not to...

Oct 3, 2012 12:00 pm

"ONE FC: Rise Of Kings" Preview | MMA NEWS

ONE FC: RISE OF KINGS will see the crowning of two ONE FC World Champions. Brazilian submission expert Zorobabel “Zoro” Moreira takes on top Japanese Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) veteran Kotetsu Boku for the Lightweight crown and BJJ World Champion Leandro Issa battles former RisingOn Champion Soo Chul Kim for the Bantamweight championship. CEO of...

Oct 2, 2012 11:58 am

Chad Mendes slated to face Harcan Dias at UFC on FX6 | UFC News

  UFC featherweight, Chad Mendes is slated to face Harcan Dias at UFC on FX6 taking place Saturday, Dec. 15, at Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Australia. The main card airs live on FX Friday, Dec. 14, in the U.S. due to the time difference following prelims on FUEL TV....

Oct 1, 2012 12:32 pm

Open Fighter Tryouts for The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2 on Oct 14 at Rio de Janerio

Today, UFC officials announced open fighter tryouts for “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2” is scheduled for Oct. 14 at Windsor Barra Hotel in Rio de Janeiro.    Hopefuls for “TUF: Brazil 2” must be between the ages of 18 and 35 and have at least three verifiable professional fights, two of which must be victories....

Sep 29, 2012 3:59 pm

UFC On FUEL TV 5 Results: Struve Victorious In Round 2 | UFC NEWS

The heavyweights delivered today in a major way on FUEL TV. In a main event filled with heavy punches and head kicks it was the 7-foot-tall Stefan Struve who was able to take out the undefeated Miocic in the second frame of action with punches. Your Full UFC on FUEL TV Results Are As Follows:...

Sep 29, 2012 12:00 pm

UFC on FUEL TV 5: Results and Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

UFC on FUEL TV 5: Struve vs. Miocic is set for today from the Capotal FM Arena in Nottingham, England. Follow along with all the preliminary and main card action going down today in this thread and discuss the results or cast your predictions with the rest of our BJPENN.COM community. MAIN CARD: (FUEL TV,...

Sep 29, 2012 11:44 am

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER FRIDAYS EPISODE 3 RECAP AND RESULTS | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighter Fridays episode three – “What We Do” – aired on FX on Friday evening and saw Team Nelson draw even in the competition. Tucson, Ariz. native Joey “Boom Boom” Rivera, 7-1 in his mixed martial arts career, defeated “Smile ‘N” Sam Alvey, 19-4, of Murieta, Calif. by a majority decision. Rivera, a...

Sep 29, 2012 11:40 am

Lyoto Machida: Jon Jones no black belt, has big holes in his game | UFC NEWS

Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida, took it to Jon Jones in a recent interview with Brazil’s globoesporte.globo.com. After seeing the near defeat at the hands of a Vitor Belfort armbar at last weekends UFC 152 event, “The Dragon” is more convinced than ever that the man holding his divisional title has...

Sep 29, 2012 11:36 am

Dana White: I thought Brian Stann won | UFC NEWS

Earlier in the week UFC 152 main card participant Brian Stann told the media that he thought he beat Michael Bisping and that UFC president Dana White shared the same opinion. Now, UFC president Dana White has confirmed Stann’s comments with some commentary of his own. “I had it one and one, and I thought...