Archive: MMA NEWS

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...

Sep 29, 2012 11:31 am

Strikeforce Contender Pat Healy Ready To Wait For Melendez Recovery | MMA NEWS

Just a few short weeks ago, life was good for Strikeforce lightweight contender Pat Healy. With a good training camp behind him that included time in Hawaii with MMA legend BJ Penn and former Strikeforce champion Josh Thomson, Healy was ready to shock the world and end the Melendez Hype. As we all now know,...

Sep 28, 2012 12:52 pm

VIDEO | Duane Ludwig – UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight interview | UFC NEWS

Decorated kickboxer Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig says he has enjoyed his time in England so far, despite the weather. He will be looking to improve his UK visit this weekend when he takes on British striking specialist Che Mills. Duane also touches on his UFC 146 loss to Dan Hardy and gives his thoughts on his...

Sep 28, 2012 12:37 pm

VIDEO | Dana White – UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight media scrum | UFC NEWS

UFC president Dana White answers questions from the media following the UFC on Fuel TV 5 pre-fight press conference. Dana talks about his relationship with Jon Jones & Greg Jackson, possible next opponents for Anderson Silva, his views on Bisping vs Stann, the UFC’s standing in the UK, Stephan Bonnar, Dan Hardy’s grudge against Matt...

Sep 28, 2012 12:12 pm

Dana White: “If Brock wanted to fight in the UFC, I’d do it.” | UFC NEWS

Calling all Lesnar fanatics!! UFC president Dana White threw out a curve ball to the MMA media during yesterday’s scrum in England when he touched on the topic of Brock Lesnar. Lesnar, a former heavyweight champion, retired from action after getting picked apart and finished by Alistair Overeem in Overeem’s UFC debut. The gargantuan heavyweight...