Archive: mma

Sep 10, 2012 2:27 pm

Dominick Cruz: Until Renan Barao fights me, he's not the true champ | UFC NEWS

“Sometimes being a professional isn’t always about giving 100 percent because right now I’m not allowed to give 100 percent. If I tried to go put 100 percent into my training right now, I’d blow my knee out. Right now, being a professional is about staying calm, staying very patient, and letting the process take...

Sep 10, 2012 11:50 am

Liddell Admits He Would Have Taken Sonnen Fight If In Jones' Shoes | UFC NEWS

“I would have taken the fight. But I don’t make his decisions or run his career for him.” Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Chuck Liddell took to a recent fan chat on the YahooSports Network and talked about the UFC 151 fallout. “The Iceman” was at one time the most dominant champ in the sports landscape,...

Sep 10, 2012 11:46 am

Edgar Says Taking On Aldo Fight Was 'An Easy Call' | UFC NEWS

“This is a great opportunity I’m handed here. It’s something that I didn’t think would happen this quick. It was an easy call on my part. I had fought less than three weeks ago when I got the call. I had an injury-free fight. I felt really good. I was already back in the gym...

Sep 10, 2012 11:41 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones: Vitor Belfort is not as versatile as I am | UFC NEWS

“Me and Vitor Belfort are from different generations of fighting. I really believe that in my short career, I’ve already fought a lot tougher opponents than he has. I feel like I’ve had more championship caliber fights than he has. I’m ready. I’m just really excited to fight Vitor Belfort, mainly because he’s a southpaw....

Sep 10, 2012 11:33 am

Anderson Silva Eyes Six More Years Of Fighting Before Retirement | UFC NEWS

“I guess you can see more like six years of fighting. I love what I do. The team that works with me does a fantastic job. I’ve never had a serious injury that took myself away from competition. So I think I have this a little while longer.” In an interview with Brazilian newspaper, estadao.com.br,...

Sep 10, 2012 10:00 am

Just Scrap Maui II Results: Grove Successful In Promotional Debut | MMA NEWS

“Just Scrap Maui II” made a successful return this past Saturday with Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Kendall Grove in the headlining slot. “Just Scrap Maui II” took place at the Lahaina Civic Center in Maui on September 8. Ultimate Fighter winner and UFC veteran, Kendall Grove, made his debut with the promotion a successful one...

Sep 9, 2012 1:21 pm

Quick Pic: Master Luiz Palhares Seminar

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Master Luiz Palhares held a seminar in Kentucky today. Bowling Green C.P.F.’s Josh Johnson hosted the event and sent in this picture of Palhares proudly displaying his BJPenn.com shirt. We had to share!

Sep 8, 2012 11:09 am

How Fast Is Vitor? Faster Than A Lightweight Says Trainer

On September 22nd Vitor Belfort comes up a weight-division to face the champion, Jon Jones on just 4-weeks notice. “The Phenom” is promising his best, and his coach, Mike Dolce, tells UFC.com where they think he has the advantage in the bout. “The Monday before the fight he’ll probably weigh between 210 and 212. Our...

Sep 8, 2012 11:07 am

VIDEO | UFC 152: Jon Jones Pre-Fight Interview

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones says his UFC 152 opponent Vitor Belfort lacks versatility, but is a proven winner. Watch UFC 152 to witness what Jones says will be a “magnificent display of martial arts.”

Sep 8, 2012 11:04 am

VIDEO | UFC on FUEL TV 5 Preview | UFC NEWS

Over at the UFC offices in Las Vegas, officials decided to release the first preview for this months UFC on FUEL TV 5 event taking place in Nottingham, England. The clip offered is the UFC’s attempt to gain intrigue for the card set for September 29. You can skip to the video by clicking on...

Sep 7, 2012 4:28 pm

VIDEO | MMA Inside The Cage 110 is Here!

It’s the weekend and that means our friends at MMA Inside the Cage have done it again! More videos, interviews, knockouts, excitement, and more MMA News. For the past few months BJPenn.com has been featuring the popular MMA Inside the Cage videos and we will continue to do so in the future. As the sport...

Sep 7, 2012 2:30 pm

Tito Ortiz Says He Was Disrespected and Betrayed by Jon Jones | UFC News

  UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz was one of the few who stood up for the light heavyweight champ Jon Jones after the cancelled UFC 151 fiasco but Jones’ recent comments to mmaweekly: “I do everything they ask me to do, I really do, and you know, it really hurt man, it hurt to...

Sep 7, 2012 1:21 pm

Renzo Gracie MMA Legend and Crime Fighter Extraordinare | MMA News

Jiu Jitsu and MMA royalty Renzo Gracie shows his multi-tasking skills by fighting crime and posting the play by play action on twitter.  Read below                                 Follow Renzo Gracie and his crime fighting adventures on twitter.    

Sep 7, 2012 1:08 pm

Cyborg's Manager Tito Ortiz: Rousey vs Cyborg will happen but not at 135 lbs

  UFC Hall of Famer and former light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz now manages former Strikeforce titleholder Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos who is currently under suspension.  Ortiz tells mmaweekly.com “I know the mishap she happened to have last year.  She was just in the wrong hands I think.  She stood up for herself.  She said, yes,...

Sep 7, 2012 12:17 pm

WWE Star Batista Admits To Getting Dropped By Stephan Bonnar | MMA NEWS

“It’s going great. I got dropped for the first time, last week. It was Stephan Bonnar. He hit me right in the head. My legs went numb and I dropped. I just got up and continued the round. It’s just one of those things. I love it.” With his MMA debut forthcoming former WWE super-star...