Archive: mma

Aug 6, 2012 6:29 am

Eddie Bravo's MTS 42; Featuring Renato Laranja and Joe Rogan

Eddie Bravo has been a jiu jitsu innovator, and making people laugh, for as long as he has been instructing. In his one of his most recent Mastering the System series episodes Joe Rogan and Renato Laranja get, well they get…close. Rogan also talks in depth about George St Pierre’s knee surgery and more. Bravo...

Aug 5, 2012 1:33 pm

In His Exact Words | Penn Wants MacDonald Fight Booked As Soon As Possible

With news of the UFC 152 bout cancellation between Rory MacDonald and BJ Penn the world has been left to speculate and wonder when the two top welterweights would enter into a new bout agreement. Initially it was thought that the UFC and Penn would seek a replacement opponent for the two-division champion’s return from...

Aug 4, 2012 9:57 pm

Rory MacDonald Out Of UFC 152 With Injury, Penn Seeks Slot In Rio | UFC NEWS

The UFC injury train has steam rolled through once again, this time hitting close to home, as Rory MacDonald has reportedly been forced out of his scheduled bout with BJ Penn due to a significant cut along his eyebrow that required 38 stitches. The two welterweight fighters had a date in Toronto on the upcoming...

Aug 4, 2012 1:37 pm

UFC on Fox 4 Official Results; Title Shot Announced

Main Bout (on Fox)(play by play) The main card of UFC on Fox was as exciting as a fan could hope for. Every fighter came carrying their A game. In the end it was a good night for one light heavyweight in particular. At the end of the broadcast Dana White announced that Lyoto Machida...

Aug 3, 2012 12:16 pm

Dana White Fires Back at Vince McMahon’s Comments | UFC NEWS

UFC President Dana White has responded to Vince McMahon’s recent comments (That can be found here) that UFC’s ratings are “abysmal.” During an interview with Ariel Helwani, White says he likes Vince and has a good relationship with him, but Vince says things like that because of the way he is “wired.” He added that...

Aug 3, 2012 11:32 am

Tito Ortiz Thinks His Prime-Self Could Beat Jon Jones, Blames Injuries | UFC NEWS

UFC Hall of famer and former light heavyweight champ, Tito Ortiz spoke with MMA Uncensored Live about his retired life, and what could’ve been if wasn’t for his injuries and medical procedures he had to undertake. The interview began with his transition to retirement “It’s everything that I expected it to be — fishing, enjoying...

Aug 3, 2012 9:46 am

"BJ Penn Is Absolutely A Hall-Of-Famer" Says UFC President | UFC NEWS

“I love BJ Penn. BJ’s been a huge star for us for a long time, but I think BJ could have been in the talks with who is the greatest of all time. I’ve said it for years about BJ. BJ is (expletive) tough as nails, has an unbelievable chin, a rock head… if you...

Aug 3, 2012 9:42 am

Dana White Says Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva Not Happening | UFC NEWS

“Nick Diaz makes no sense. I know that it sounds fun ‘YEAH! Throw Nick Diaz in there!’ But if you really look at the thing, Nick Diaz just lost to Condit. You know what I mean? … at 170 so that gives him the opportunity to move up to 185 and fight the pound-for-pound best...

Aug 3, 2012 9:34 am

PHOTO | Rashad Evans & Chael Sonnen Staredown | UFC NEWS

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Rashad Evans, took to twitter to send out this photo of himself squaring off with one of the UFC’s top middleweight fighters. Evans has expressed some interest in dropping down a division, if he does, is this a fight for the fans?

Aug 3, 2012 7:34 am

ONE FC 5 Gains Sylvia vs. Arlovski 4 | MMA NEWS

Tim Sylvia has been very vocal about fighting again for Zuffa. When his bout with Strikforce hevyweight standout Daniel Cormier was taken away at the last minute and given to Frank Mir, he openly admitted he was crushed. Now it looks like he will have a chance to prove he belongs in the big leagues...

Aug 3, 2012 4:55 am

Jon Jones Has His Say On UFC On FOX 4 Headline Fights | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC Light-Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones has his say on the UFC On FOX 4 headline bouts. Jones comments via his Official Twitter account. Jon Jones has fought and finished all four men who are set to feature on the UFC On FOX 4 headline bouts so who better to pick the...

Aug 3, 2012 4:07 am

Video | Shogun: UFC on FOX Camp | UFC News

Vicious strikes. Intense training. Beautiful singing? You have to be a jack of all trades to be in a UFC main event on FOX. See how former Light Heavyweight Champion Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua trains for his bout against Brandon Vera. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 3, 2012 3:37 am

UFC 'Very Open' To Bout Between Silva And St Pierre 'If GSP beats Condit' | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Dana White comments in an interview with MMAFighting. Recently there has been talk of a potential super-fight between UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St Pierre and Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva. Anderson’s manager Jorge Guimaraes recently went on record dismissing a bout with Middleweight contender Chris Weidman in the hope of a more lucrative bout with...

Aug 2, 2012 3:26 pm

Dan Miller vs. Sean Pierson Set For UFC 152 | UFC NEWS

  UFC 152 will have welterweights Dan Miller and Sean Pearson square off in Toronto, Canada this coming September 22. Dan Miller’s last fight and welterweight debut was a W via guillotine opposite Ricardo Funch while Pierson deafeated Jake Hetch by unanimous decision. UFC 152 currently include: Joseph Benavidez vs. Demetrious Johnson  Michael Bisping vs. Brian Stann B.J. Penn vs. Rory...

Aug 2, 2012 3:25 pm

UFC 151: Tim Means Books UFC Newcomer Abel Trujillo | UFC NEWS

Lightweight bout between Tim Mean Brooks and newcomer, Abel Trujillo is schedule for UFC 151 taking place at Mandalay Bay Events Center Las Vegas, NV on September 1. Means is on an 11 fight win streak recently earning his W opposite Justin Salas in just 66 seconds at UFC on FX3 in June.  Trujillo takes...

Aug 2, 2012 2:38 pm

Oliveira vs. Swanson Added To UFC 152 | UFC NEWS

UFC has been busy putting together fights for fans to get excited about this fall.  UFC 152 is having featherweight Charles Oliveira and Cub Swanson face off in Toronto, Canada this coming September 22. Oliveira moved from lightweight to featherweight and won both fights since.  Submitting Erick Wisely via reverse calf slice in January and...

Aug 2, 2012 1:51 pm

Rousey: I would beat the crap out of Steven Seagal | MMA NEWS

“Would you ever admit it, A, and B, I mean, obviously the guy’s a liar. He told everybody he taught Anderson Silva that kick. I mean, seriously, the guy doesn’t have a very good track record,” said Rousey. “No, [Steven Seagal is not legit]. “He’s Aikido. I mean, Aikido’s cool, but who in MMA does...

Aug 2, 2012 1:46 pm

Rory MacDonald Officialy Enlists In VADA for UFC 152 Bout Against BJ Penn | UFC NEWS

For the first time in UFC history two fighters have agreed to voluntary, random drug screening which will be performed during the 8-week lead up to their fight. BJ Penn and Rory MacDonald have both enlisted into the VADA program. VADA released news of Rory’s enrollment today:   [box_light] This letter is to advise the...

Aug 2, 2012 1:15 pm

VIDEO | Dana White 70-Minute Interview with Aisha Tyler | UFC NEWS

This is an Interview with UFC President Dana White done by Aisha Tyler on her podcast Girl on Guy. I will forever be a boxing fan over any other fight sport, but I unlike other boxing fans respect MMA. This interview also shows Dana Whites love of “the sweet science” Dana is a likeable guy...