Archive: mma

Nov 19, 2012 6:37 pm

Report: Machida VS Hendo Gets Shifted to UFC 157 | UFC News

Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson’s Light Heavyweight match was originally scheduled for UFC 156  – February 2, 2013 in Las Vegas instead the bout will take place during UFC 157 – February 23, 2013 in Anaheim according to tatame.com Henderson tore his MCL, forcing the cancellation of UFC 151 for the light heavyweight title shot...

Nov 19, 2012 5:41 pm

Ratings Report: TUF 16 Episode 10 Tanks with 643,000 Viewers on FX | UFC News

“The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson” episode 10 drew 643,000 viewers on FX, down from the 921,000 who tuned in for the debut of episode 9 the previous week, becoming the second-smallest ratings of the season – a notable drop from the prior week. TUF episode 10 featured Team Carwin’s Neil Magny earning...

Nov 19, 2012 5:13 pm

GSP Trainer Wants Silva To Move Down to 170 For Super Fight | UFC NEWS

“I wouldn’t want [St-Pierre] to move up, I’d want Anderson to come down,” Zahabi said. “I don’t know if Anderson can make 170 or something close to that. If Georges goes up, I know he won’t be able to come back down, he’s told me many times if he goes up he won’t go back...


Nov 19, 2012 9:46 am

VIDEO | First UFC on FOX 5 Promo | UFC NEWS

Main Card: Ben Henderson vs. Nate Diaz (Lightweight title bout) Alexander Gustafsson vs. Mauricio Rua Rory MacDonald vs. B.J. Penn Matt Brown vs. Mike Swick Preliminary Card: Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub Michael Chiesa vs. Marcus LeVesseur Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin Mike Easton vs. Bryan Caraway Scott Jorgensen vs. John Albert Ramsey Nijem vs....

Nov 19, 2012 9:26 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva: “I’m Going To Fight GSP” | UFC NEWS

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva spoke with Ariel Helwani at UFC 154 about his potential super fight with GSP. Silva appeared very confident about the match up, point blank saying that he WILL fight the welterweight champion, St-Pierre.

Nov 19, 2012 9:22 am

Dana White On Silva vs. GSP: “I’ll Make This Fight” | UFC NEWS

“It’s the No. 1 best pound-for-pound fighter in the world against the No. 2 best pound-for-pound fighter in the world,” White told Fox Sports. “It’s a big fight. We think people want to see it, and we think the guys want to do it, so we’ll do it. They will fight, and it will probably...

Nov 19, 2012 8:59 am

Four Things You Love to Hate About Internet MMA Fans

One of the dangers of surfing the internet in search of MMA news is happening across unsavory forum posts. I admit I used to frequent these misguided outlets of free speech. That did not last long. It would amaze me, and still does, what some of the posters would come up with in defense of,...

Nov 19, 2012 8:42 am

GSP Credits Serra Loss For Condit Win | UFC NEWS

“Yes it was a similar experience [to the Serra fight]. When I got hit hard, sometimes before I was very proud guy, I try to give it back right away but the experience I gained from a lot of all my fight allowed me to recompose, defend myself and when I got back I come...

Nov 19, 2012 8:35 am

VIDEO | UFC 154: GSP Success Secrets Revealed (Gracie Breakdown) | UFC NEWS

How he does it, no one really know, how he makes it look so easy, is even more of a mystery. In this episode of the Gracie Breakdown, Rener and Ralek analyze the keys to GSP’s success over Carlos Condit at UFC 154. They start by discussing the unparalleled timing and precision of GSP’s takedowns,...

Nov 19, 2012 8:29 am

Hendricks Ready To Sit Idle And Wait For His Title Shot | UFC NEWS

“I think I’ve earned the shot. I’ve fought all the tough guys in the division. The only thing left is to fight GSP. I think I have the tools. I haven’t shown all my tools cause I haven’t had to. But I believe I have all the tools to win that fight.” Following his first...

Nov 18, 2012 11:36 am

VIDEO | UFC 154: GSp vs. Condit Full Event Highlight | UFC NEWS

Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit fought an absolute war for 5 rounds at UFC 154! Condit put up a great fight and almost finished the champion at one point, but St-Pierre proved to be too much for him to handle. What an amazing night of fights! Check out the full review of the evenings card...

Nov 17, 2012 5:16 pm

UFC 154: GSP vs. Condit Live Results And Play-By Play | UFC NEWS

UFC 154 is and off and running and Sean McClure is providing play by play for www.bjpenn.com BOUT 1 Antonio Carvalho vs Rodrigo Damm Round 1 Carvalho has an incredible moustache. A touch of gloves and they circle. Huge right hand by Damm. Nothing happening. Exchange of leg kicks. Pawing jabs and more leg kicks....

Nov 17, 2012 3:29 pm

UFC 154: GSP vs. Condit Quick Results | UFC NEWS

UFC 154 is going down tonight from Montreal, QC. In the main event two champions square off to unify the UFC’s welterweight titles and determine who really holds the UFC crown. Results: Champ Georges St-Pierre def. interim champ Carlos Condit via unanimous decision (49-46, 50-45, 50-45) Johny Hendricks def. Martin Kampmann via knockout (punch) –...

Nov 17, 2012 3:28 pm

Watch Tonights UFC 154 Post-Fight Press Conference Live On BJPENN.COM

UFC 154 is set to go down tonight from the Bell Centre in Montreal, QC. In typical fashion we will be hosting a live feed of the UFC’s post-fight press conference immediately following tonight’s main event between Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit. You can catch today’s live broadcast in the player below. (Note: If no...

Nov 17, 2012 3:16 pm

The Champ Returns: RUSH Looks to Reclaim His Throne | UFC NEWS

UFC welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre is finally set to make his long awaited return from ACL knee surgery tonight in front of his home crowd at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and to be completely honest the stakes could not be any higher. The organization is not giving GSP an easy fight...

Nov 17, 2012 12:48 pm

Nick Ring vs. Costa Philippou Cancelled From UFC 154 | UFC NEWS

Nick Ring has been forced out of tonight’s UFC 154 card, as he has “fallen ill” with a virus, and will not be cleared to fight Philippou.  According to MMAfighting.com, a UFC official confirmed Ring’s removal from the card this morning. With Ring vs. Philippou now off the main card, Mark Bocek and Rafael dos...

Nov 17, 2012 9:44 am

Report: Strikeforce Champ Melendez Backs Out Of Second Straight Healy Booking | MMA NEWS

Strikeforce lightweight champion, Gilbert Melendez, has reportedly fallen off the final Strikeforce event with the same nagging shoulder injury that forced him out of his last bout. Melendez was originally scheduled to defend his title against Strikeforce number one contender Pat Healy in September; however, news of an injury and subsequent withdrawal from the bout...