Archive: UFC 154

Nov 1, 2012 3:12 pm

John Maguire Replaces Besam Yousef at UFC 154; Will Face Matt Riddle

  The original welterweight match-up was scheduled to have Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson facing Besam Yousef on the undercard of UFC 154 on November 17th in Montreal. Last week BJPenn.Com reported that Thompson had torn his meniscus and was going to have surgery this week (He had successful surgery and is rehabbing) forcing him out of...

Oct 29, 2012 9:03 am

Matt Riddle Steps in to Face Besam Yousef at UFC 154 | UFC NEWS

  Just days after the announcement was made that Stephen “Wonderboy”Thompson had injured his knee and was forced out of his match-up with Besam Yousef at UFC, the organization has named Matt Riddle as his replacement. Riddle was last seen submitting Chris Clements at UFC 149 in Calgary earning the Submission of the Night bonus...

Oct 26, 2012 7:06 am

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson Off UFC 154 Card With Torn Meniscus | UFC NEWS

  Earlier this week Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson began a weekly blog for BJPenn.Com. Thompson was scheduled to face Besam Yousef at UFC 154 on November 17th in Montreal, Canada. The blog is designed to chronicle his training regiment, his thoughts on the hot button topics in mixed martial arts and to also show fans a...

Oct 25, 2012 8:06 am

UFC 154: St Pierre vs. Condit In To Broadcast Live In Theatres Nationwide | UFC NEWS

The most anticipated UFC fight of the year gets even bigger because it is being broadcast larger than life to movie theaters nationwide. NCM Fathom Events and Ultimate Fighting Championship® present UFC 154: Georges St-Pierre vs. Carlos Condit in movie theaters Saturday, November 17 Live at 10:00pm ET/9:00pm CT/8:00pm MT/7:00pm PT/6:00pm AK/5:00pm HI.

Oct 24, 2012 10:15 am

This Week on BJPenn.com Radio: Liz Carmouche, Johny Hendricks and Martin Kampmann

On the final Sunday episode before BJPenn.com Radio officially moves to Wednesday nights in November, hosts Mitch Ciccarelli and Bryan Levick will close out the week with a bang! Our lineup so far includes top Strikeforce and Invicta FC bantamweight Liz Carmouche and UFC welterweight contenders Johny Hendricks and Martin Kampmann. A former United States...

Oct 23, 2012 8:11 pm

Matt Hughes wishes Georges St. Pierre would finish more fights | UFC News

UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes knows current UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre all too well, having faced him three times inside the octagon. The rivalry between the two began at UFC 50 in New Jersey, Hughes being the current welterweight champion at the time went on to win their first encounter, forcing GSP...

Oct 23, 2012 9:59 am

UFC 154: GSP vs. Condit Slated For “Primetime” Special | MMA News

UFC 154 features a welterweight unification bout between Georges St-Pierre (22-2) and Carlos Condit (28-5) in the main event of a stacked Canadian card. This highly anticipated championship fight is now set to have a Primetime series on Fuel TV. The series kicks off November 6th at 7:30 p.m. PT and 10:30 p.m. ET. The...

Oct 21, 2012 2:08 pm

UFC targeting 5 events in Canada for 2013 | UFC News

UFC president Dana White once stated that Canada was the new mecca of MMA, due to the sports popularity north of the border. In fact, most of the North American records for an event were set at UFC 129: “St. Pierre vs. Shields”, when the UFC invaded the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. So...

Sep 28, 2012 11:18 am

Carlos Condit Defends Decision To Wait For GSP Fight | UFC NEWS

“My goal in this sport is to be the best in the world and Georges St. Pierre is the best and has proven that time and time again. To be the best I have to beat Georges. I feel like I did the right thing in waiting for Georges. As far as how I used...

Sep 28, 2012 11:11 am

GSP Thinks Condit Is The Real Champ And He Is The Challenger | UFC NEWS

“I was at a point before my injury where I went to train because I had to, not because I wanted to. I lost motivation. I learned in my career that sometimes you need to break something to fix it before it breaks by itself. I don’t need to lose a fight to improve my...

Sep 27, 2012 11:28 am

UFC 154 main card finalized with 5 PPV bouts | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor The UFC 154 event in Montreal is headlined by a title-unification bout between welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre (22-2 MMA, 16-2 UFC) and interim titleholder Carlos Condit (28-5 MMA, 5-1 UFC). The fight will be St-Pierre’s first octagon appearance in 19 months, as he was sidelined due to a knee injury. The long time welterweight champion has...

Sep 27, 2012 10:50 am

BJPenn.Com Exclusive: Dan Hardy Returns to England With a Renewed Passion

  UFC welterweight Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy is definitely a man who marches to the beat of his own drum. His quirky and outgoing personality as well as his willingness to lay it all on the line inside the Octagon is what endears him to fans all around the world. His toughness has never been...

Sep 26, 2012 8:40 am

PHOTO | ‘UFC 154: St-Pierre vs. Condit’ Poster | UFC NEWS

“One of the pound-for-pound best fighters in the world, Georges St-Pierre, is coming home to Montreal to defend not only his pound-for-pound standing, but his welterweight world title,” said UFC president Dana White. “St-Pierre has been off for over a year recovering from knee surgery and now has to face his toughest test in interim...