Archive: mma

Aug 17, 2012 7:18 am

JDS to be Ambassador to Salvador at FIFA World Cup

UFC Heavyweight Champion, Junior dos Santos used his Twitter account to announce that he will be the ambassador for the city of Salvador, Bahia, at FIFA’s World Cup in 2014, takes place in Brazil.

Aug 17, 2012 2:45 am

Video | Monday In The Gym At Jacksons MMA | UFC News

A video by Jacksonsmmamedia  which offers a very brief look inside  Jacksons MMA featuring the likes of Jon Jones, Andre Arlovski, Kyle Noke, Diego Sanchez, John Dodson and Derek Brunson. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 17, 2012 1:03 am

Video | Ronda Rousey: 'I'm Trying to Kill Them With My Bare Hands' | Strikeforce News

Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey comments on becoming more comfortable at 135-pounds, She also shows off that she is in the best shape of her life. Rousey also comments on her opponent Sarah Kaufman and wants to beat her at her own game. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned...


Aug 16, 2012 11:03 pm

GSP Opens As Heavy Favorite Over Condit | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St Pierre opens as the heavy favorite over Carlos Condit. Their bout is expected to headline the upcoming UFC 154 pay-per-view (PPV) on Nov. 17, 2012 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. St Pierre who makes his return after being out of action for over a...

Aug 16, 2012 11:32 am

Video | All Access with Alliance MMA at UFC on FOX | UFC News

San Diego’s Alliance MMA was in full force at UFC on FOX: Shogun vs Vera with 3 fighters competing on the card. See how Phil De Fries, Brandon Vera, and Phil Davis prepared with their team during fight week in Los Angeles. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 16, 2012 9:19 am

Gracie Cincinnati: Ohio's Best Kept Secret (Part Two)

As stated in part one of this series(Can be viewed here), jiu jitsu black belt Justin Christopher is Jim Kelly’s right hand man. Kelly, a black belt under Pedro Sauer, is a jiu jitsu veteran training with many well-known and respected jiu jitsu masters. Christopher has been with him for a long time, and says...

Aug 16, 2012 8:47 am

VIDEO | All Access: Ronda Rousey – Full Episode 2 | MMA NEWS

The media spotlight fades as Strikeforce women’s champion Ronda Rousey enters an intense training camp guided by some of the best teams in MMA and boxing. Rousey’s challenger, Sarah Kaufman, trains with equal focus and determination while the cameras of SHOWTIME Sports capture both world-class athletes preparing for their August 18th showdown.

Aug 16, 2012 5:33 am

BJ Penn, "They knew they were going to lose on September 22nd"

A recent Sherdog interview with UFC legend BJ Penn revealed his thoughts on why Rory MacDonald really pulled out of their fight. Shortly after Dana White made the announcement Rory Tweeted this picture and it started circulating like wildfire. BJ’s immediate response was silence, but not long after hearing the news he suggested they meet...

Aug 15, 2012 11:26 pm

Video | Training Camp Journal: Sarah Kaufman | Strikeforce News

Sarah Kaufman gives MMA Fighting an all-access pass into her training camp before the biggest fight of her career this weekend when she faces Ronda Rousey for the Strikeforce women’s bantamweight title. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 15, 2012 11:14 pm

Couture Rules Out Comeback 'Unless Seagal Wants To Sign Up' | MMA News

By Jamie McAllister Former UFC Heavyweight and Light-Heavyweight Champion Randy Couture comments in an interview with GVTV’s Attack Of The Show. Couture retired following his UFC 129 loss to Light-Heavyweight contender Lyoto Machida, since then he has been working on his acting career and this week the sequel to The Expendables is set to be...

Aug 15, 2012 10:46 pm

Video | Sonnen On Jones And Why He Chose To Fight Griffin | UFC News

Chael Sonnen is already making waves at his new home in the light heavyweight division, lambasting Jon Jones on UFC Tonight. Sonnen’s words are sure to anger the young champion Jon Jones. For all the latest MMA news and fight updates stay tuned to BJPENN.COM

Aug 15, 2012 12:12 pm

Mayhem Released on Bail | MMA News

Former UFC middleweight and MTV Bully Beatdown host Jason Mayhem Miller posted bail on Tuesday and was released from jail after his arrest on suspicion of burglary Monday.  Sheriff Deputies say they found Miller naked on a couch inside Mission Hills Church in Mission Viejo, Calif., on Monday after the church had been broken into...

Aug 15, 2012 11:20 am

Hendo To Jones: One trick pony? It's a pretty good trick | UFC NEWS

“[My right hand] must be a pretty good trick. It’s kept me in the sport this long and people keep wanting to see it. It’s kept me around for a long time. But it’s more about positioning. TKO me? I’d love for him to try. That means he’s coming after me and I won’t have...

Aug 15, 2012 10:59 am

ESPN Lightweight Rankings; Edgar and Melendez Frozen, Contenders Emerge

In the latest ESPN rankings Frankie Edgar still holds the number two spot. Once again, respected Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Gilbert Melendez fails to make it to the second spot in the poll. Interesting to note is Mike Chandler’s position on the list tied with fan boy favorite Clay Guida. Maybe it was Guida’s lackluster performance...

Aug 15, 2012 10:32 am

VIDEO | Strikeforce : I Am a Fighter: Ronda Rousey | MMA NEWS

From swimming pools with her father to a bronze medal finish in the Olympics, watch the inspiring story of Ronda Rousey’s evolution into an MMA star. Don’t miss Rousey vs. Kaufman, Saturday August 18th 10PM ET/PT only on SHOWTIME.

Aug 15, 2012 9:31 am

Penn vs. MacDonald Official For UFC on FOX 5 Dec. 8 | UFC NEWS

The welterweight bout MMA fans have been clamoring for has been rebooked for the UFC’s fifth-stint on FOX TV set for December 8. Originally scheduled for UFC 152, Penn vs. MacDonald was forced into a holding pattern after MacDonald announced a training injury (cut) and was forced to withdraw from the bout. Now the two...