Archive: strikeforce news

Sep 15, 2011 7:33 pm

VIDEO: How The UFC Hypes Fights – Our Response To Recent UFC Video Release

I have attached a video in response to the recent issue started by the article released on… If you watch it, it will show the UFC interviewer specifically instigating trash talking from BJ. While BJ’s recent recount may not have been 100% accurate based on what the video released allowed you to see, our...

Sep 15, 2011 7:23 pm

UFC Releases Uncut Video of BJ Penn Interview

Sometime this evening over at a report ran stating that Dana White released video footage from a recent interview with BJ Penn that discredits the multiple time UFC Champions statement from this week that the UFC interviewers made him say he was going to beat Nick Diaz in their upcoming UFC 137 co-main event....

Sep 15, 2011 3:39 pm

"Mayhem Miller" to appear on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" Tonight

TUF season 14 coach, Jason “Mayhem” Miller will be appearing as a guest on tonight’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” The show airs on NBC at 12:35 ET/PT. The stint on Fallon’s show is to help promote next week’s debut of “The Ultimate Fighter” season 14 and will likely show Miller in form and ready...

Sep 15, 2011 3:27 pm

Fedor vs. Monson Booked For Nov. 20

We reported exactly one-week ago that Fedor Emelianenko was expected to return against Jeff Monson at an unknown venue on an unknown date. We now have the missing pieces to the puzzle and according to reports the bout has been signed by all parties. M-1 Global is planning an event to take place on November...

Sep 15, 2011 12:29 pm

Dan Henderson Takes Down Internet Troll

It would appear as if Dan Henderson is just as comfortable with delivering a verbal “H Bomb” as he is a physical one. Today, after he was apparently reviewing a forum thread on the infamous Underground Forums, the multiple time, multiple divisional, multiple promotion champion responded to a misinformed MMA fan who questioned Henderson’s worthiness...

Sep 15, 2011 9:06 am

Roger Gracie: 'I made a fatal mistake' against King Mo

“I couldn’t do what I have trained to do … I believed in my jab and he (King Mo) wasn’t bringing much danger. When I heard Renzo saying there was a minute and a half left for the end of the first round, I relaxed. I didn’t have enough time to submit him nor take...

Sep 15, 2011 8:58 am

Koscheck Doesn't Mind Playing The Bad Guy

UFC welterweight fighter, Josh Koscheck was recently brought on board over at Canadian media outlet, to blog about his pre-fight thoughts and experiences leading up to his last minute bout with Matt Hughes at UFC 135. Below is his most recent contribution where he talks about playing the bad guy role and upcoming bout...

Sep 15, 2011 7:48 am

AUDIO: TUF 14 Conference Call With Bisping And Miller

With the latest season of The Ultimate Fighter reality series kicking off next week, the UFC held a media conference call yesterday with coaches, Michael Bisping and Jason “Mayhem” Miller to help promote next week’s launch. Both fighter’s have a reputation for being outspoken and entertaining personalities both in and out of the cage and...

Sep 15, 2011 7:35 am

Rampage Jackson Welcomes Jon Jones Spying

“I don’t want to talk about the whole “spy” thing too much more. I am glad I found out, I’m glad I told people about it, and I think it’s not an honorable way to prepare for a fight, but if Jon Jones wants me to, I’ll have a camera installed here at the Muscle...

Sep 15, 2011 7:22 am

Rossborough in for Zwicker at Strikeforce Challengers 19

According to reports, the last slot left vacant due to injury on the Strikeforce Challengers 19 card has just been filled. In the main event, undefeated Lorenz Larkin was left without an opponent when Virgil Zwicker was forced to withdraw with an injury. Now, Strikeforce officials have apparently booked Nick Rossborough in his place. Strikeforce...

Sep 14, 2011 3:29 pm

Maldonado Out Of UFC On Versus 6 Bout With Rosa Due To Injury

The injury bug strikes once again. This time it’s UFC on Versus 6 undercard fighter, Fabio Maldonado, who has been forced out of his light-heavyweight matchup with Aaron Rosa due to an undisclosed injury. UFC officials announced the change earlier this afternoon via twitter. The show which features a bantamweight title fight between champion, Dominick...

Sep 14, 2011 3:21 pm

VIDEO: Sneak peak at TUF 14 premiere

Sneak Peek: Ultimate Fighter – Team Bisping vs. Team MillerGet More: Watch The Ultimate Fighter TUF 14 Dana White Michael Bisping Jason “Mayhem” Miller Josh Ferguson BJ Ferguson Casey Dyer featherweights bantamweights

Sep 14, 2011 3:13 pm

Chris Spang Takes Vacant Spot On Strikeforce Challengers 19 Undercard

At least one slot has been officially filled on the Strikeforce Challengers 19 card set for next month. Chris Spang, a Las Vegas resident, will now be put against Joe Ray in place of the injured Jerron Peoples. Strikeforce Challengers 19 is set to take place from the Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in...