Archive: ufc

Jan 26, 2013 12:53 pm

UFC on Fox 6: Johnson vs. Dodson- Main Card Predictions

  The UFC returns to the United Center tonight in Chicago, IL with UFC on Fox 6: Johnson vs. Dodson. It was just about a year ago that the promotion put out their first full fledged televised Fox card in the same arena. That card featured three main card bouts all of which went the...

Jan 26, 2013 12:25 pm

Chael Sonnen is the reason Rampage doesn’t watch MMA | UFC NEWS

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, is not a fan of Chael Sonnen. Chael Sonnen is the reason he no longer watches the great sport of MMA. If Chael Sonnen was a food Rampage Jackson would not eat him and if he was offered a fight against the Oregon Gangster, Rampage admits he would duck him. Rampage wants...

Jan 26, 2013 12:17 pm

A Must See Nick Diaz Media Scrum Session (Video) | UFC NEWS

One of MMA’s most polarizing figures, Nick Diaz, seems to have taken a lot away from his year layoff due to a failed drug test. This week he not only showed up to his UFC 158 press conference, but also went the extra mile and participated in this pre-fight media scrum we have featured below....

Jan 25, 2013 3:04 pm

UFC on FOX 6 Weigh In Results | UFC NEWS

The UFC on FOX 6 Weigh-Ins have concluded and all fighters made their contracted weight and made their bouts official. MAIN CARD: (FOX, 8 p.m. ET) Champ Demetrious Johnson (125) vs. John Dodson (124) Quinton Jackson (204) vs. Glover Teixeira (206) Donald Cerrone (155) vs. Anthony Pettis (155) Erik Koch (145) vs. Ricardo Lamas (145)...

Jan 25, 2013 12:16 pm

Exclusive| UFC 156’s Ian McCall: “I Want to Hurt People”

Before the dynamic fighters of the flyweight division were showcasing their supersonic speed and freakish athleticism on the main stage of the UFC, “Uncle Creepy” Ian McCall was reigning over the weight class with an iron fist and a handlebar mustache. Nobody but passionate hardcore fans knew it but you couldn’t find a 125-pound fighter...

Jan 25, 2013 12:16 pm

The Death of the Number One Contender | Editorial | UFC News

The Death of the Number One Contender: There once was a time where the UFC consisted of a tournament in which men fought several times in a single day, with a win advancing you to the next round and a loss sending you packing. With each win, you came one step closer to fighting for...

Jan 25, 2013 11:55 am

Rampage Has Made $15.2 Million In The UFC Says UFC Boss | UFC NEWS

“I’m not annoyed at all. Rampage is a grown man. I’m actually kinda bummed out and I feel kinda sorry for him that he’s doing this. I don’t know why he’s taking this approach. If you want to be mad at me and mad at the UFC, feel however you feel. I feel like I’ve...

Jan 25, 2013 11:41 am

Dana White Gives 5 Billion Reasons Why Eddie Alvarez May Stay With Bellator | UFC NEWS

“Don’t forget this, either, everybody talks about Bellator like they’re some poor little promotion. Viacom owns fucking Bellator. Viacom owns Bellator. Viacom runs that shit. Bellator like you used to know it is over. Viacom sits on five billion dollars in cash. Five billion in cash. Pay the kid. Pay the kid the exact monetary...

Jan 25, 2013 11:34 am

The Death of the Number One Contender | MMA Editorial

  There once was a time where the UFC consisted of a tournament in which men fought several times in a single day, with a win advancing you to the next round and a loss sending you packing. With each win, you came one step closer to fighting for the grand prize in the form...

Jan 25, 2013 11:29 am

Rampage Jackson Explains What He Will Miss About The UFC | UFC NEWS

“I will miss a lot of things. I will miss Bert Watson backstage. He’s funny; he’s cool to hang around. Honestly, if you are on Dana’s good side, he’s one of the coolest guys. Lorenzo Fertitta’s always been cool with me; and Frank. I will miss the good fans. When you’re walking back to the...

Jan 25, 2013 11:25 am

VIDEO | Dana White’s UFC on FOX 6 Media Scrum | UFC NEWS

UFC president Dana White discussed a variety of different topics following yesterday’s UFC on FOX 6 press conference. To see what he had to say about Ronda Rousey, Rampage Jackson, Eddie Alvarez and more, click play above and check it out.

Jan 25, 2013 11:18 am

VIDEO | Dana White UFC on FOX 6 Blog (Part 2) | UFC NEWS

Dana White’s 2nd Vlog for UFC on FOX 6 starts with Nick the Tooth zip line pool jump into freezing water on the coldest day in years in Vegas. Behind the scenes of the 2013 MMA Awards. Dana travels to Montreal for the GSP vs Diaz Press Con. Ending with the UFC on FOX 6...

Jan 24, 2013 2:48 pm

Matt Hughes Joins UFC Front Office As VP Of Athlete Development | UFC NEWS

Matt Hughes, the legendary Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Famer and former two-time welterweight champion, officially announced his retirement from UFC competition today. He has eagerly accepted a new role as he joins the organization’s front office, taking the newly created position of Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations. To coincide with this...

Jan 24, 2013 2:46 pm

UFC Programming Hits All-Time Heights on FX | UFC NEWS

MMA fans and Tony Stark make a great combination, as both helped propel FX to the #1 most-watched television network (broadcast and cable) on Saturday night (1/19) in Adults 18-49 and all male demos. Additionally, the latest installment of The Ultimate Fighter debuted on Tuesday night (1/22) in its new timeslot to FX series highs...

Jan 24, 2013 11:26 am

Matt Hughes Officially Retires From Fighting At Today’s Press Conference | UFC NEWS

The man who many consider the most dominant champion in UFC history, Matt Hughes, retired today at the UFC on FOX 6 pre-fight press conference. UFC president Dana White announced the decision and let Matt Hughes, who was in attendance, say a few words before departing from the event. Hughes will remain an active part...

Jan 24, 2013 11:12 am

UFC on FX 7 Medical Suspensions Report | UFC NEWS

10 UFC on FX 7 fighters have been suspended for injuries suffered during last weekend’s fight card in Brazil. Both Wagner Prado and Diego Nunes received the lengthiest of suspensions with 180 days out. Event headliner Michael Bisping must sit out for 60 days after suffering a TKO loss at the hands of Vitor Belfort....

Jan 24, 2013 11:01 am

Watch todays UFC on FOX 6 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live on BJPENN.COM | UFC NEWS

Today the UFC is holding their traditional pre-fight media press conference to promote this weekends UFC on FOX 6 event. Today’s festivities are taking place from Chicago’s United Center and are closed to the public. However, right here on BJPENN.COM you can catch it all live at 2:00pm ET using the streaming player above. =

Jan 24, 2013 11:00 am

Dana White Not Closing Door on GSP vs. Rory MacDonald | UFC NEWS

“You didn’t hear Georges jump in and say, ‘I will not fight Rory MacDonald.’ The way I look at that situation is, Georges is the king, he’s got the belt, he’s known as one of the greatest welterweights ever. The guy is a superstar worldwide, makes a shit-load of money (and) he’s got major massive...

Jan 24, 2013 10:57 am

Nick Diaz Admits That He Actually Likes GSP | UFC NEWS

“I like my opponent. That’s why I want to fight him. I don’t mean to say it like that, but he’s the number one guy to beat. That’s what you want. I’ve been wanting his spot. He’s got the spot. He’s the guy to beat. I like him just fine. I had no room to...