Archive: ufc news

Oct 15, 2012 5:45 am

Quick Twitt | Vinny Magalhaes Request Phil Davis Fight | UFC NEWS

The UFC’s light-heavyweight division has always been full of talent. Nothing proves that point more than the recent acquisition of Vinny Magalhaes. The former M-1 global champion and TUF runner up recently made his return to the UFC at UFC 152 and took home a decisive submission victory over the very talented Igor Pokrajac. Now...

Oct 15, 2012 5:40 am

Bonnar Speaks: Says Silva’s Knee Temporary Paralyzed Him | UFC NEWS

“Thanks to everyone for the support, I’m so sorry I lost. I feel so bad for letting my fans down, but I promise to make it up to you. … Not injured, just caught with a perfect knee to the solar plexus and it paralyzed me, was just getting movement back when fight was stopped.”...

Oct 15, 2012 5:30 am

Dana White: Anderson Silva Is More Dominate Than Mike Tyson | UFC NEWS

“We saw something tonight that you might not f**king ever see again as long as you live. What that guy does — like that spinning back kick where he steps to the side and then steps back — and he just kind of laid in there, took some shots, let him hit him, he was...

Oct 15, 2012 5:10 am

VIDEO | Dana White’s Post UFC 153 Media Scrum | UFC NEWS

Following Saturday’s UFC 153 post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White talked about a variety of different topics with select media. To watch the UFC boss discuss what’s next for guys like Alistair Overeem, Anderson Silva and Jon Fitch hop to page 2.

Oct 15, 2012 5:05 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva vs. Stephan Bonnar Full Fight Highlights | UFC NEWS

UFC 153 played host to another near perfect performance from the man dubbed the “pound-for-pound king.” If you missed the latest from Anderson Silva as he went in front of a sold out HSBC Arena and easily dispatched Stephan Bonnar than you owe it to yourself to check out the video on page 2.

Oct 15, 2012 5:00 am

VIDEO | UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar Highlights | UFC NEWS

Last weekend’s UFC 153 was full of spectacular finishes. On the pay-per-view portion of the fight card only one of six bouts went the distance and it was awarded “Fight of the Night” honors. If you missed the UFC resturn trip to Rio turn the page and check out the full video highlight package.  

Oct 13, 2012 11:14 am

Watch Tonight’s UFC 153 Post Fight Press Conference Live On BJPENN.COM | UFC NEWS

UFC 153 is scheduled to take place this evening from Rio’s HSBC Arena. Immediately following the main event the UFC will hold it’s post-fight press conference live from the same venue in Brazil. In typical BJPENN.COM fashion, we will broadcast all of the evenings post-fight festivities live, using the player below. Come back here at...

Oct 13, 2012 11:13 am

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER FRIDAYS EPISODE 5 RECAP AND RESULTS | UFC NEWS

The oldest fighter in the competition, Igor Araujo, won a majority decision over the youngest, Nic Herron-Webb, on The Ultimate Fighter Fridays episode five – “Unleash The Beast” – that aired on FX on Friday evening. The victory – the second in a row for coach Shane Carwin’s team over coach Roy Nelson’s – gives...

Oct 13, 2012 10:33 am

An Upset Cormier Wishes Someone At Strikeforce Would Have Told Him | MMA NEWS

Yesterday the world of MMA took yet another blow. Strikeforce officials took to the media circuit yesterday to announce it would be cancelling its second straight show scheduled to air on Showtime. After losing the Melendez vs. Healy card, Strikeforce was unable to secure an opponent on Nov. 3 for Strikeforce HW Grand Prix champion,...

Oct 13, 2012 10:31 am

Strikeforce Cancels Second Consecutive Show On Showtime | MMA NEWS

Strikeforce announced yesterday it is planning its next card set to air live on Showtime in January 2013. Further information on the fight card and location will be announced shortly. Strikeforce also announced the cancellation of its Nov. 3 event at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Okla., due to injuries sustained by main...

Oct 12, 2012 10:38 pm

Jake Shields Admits To Using PED’s In Public Statement Released Today | UFC NEWS

Authentic Sports Management today issued the following statement on behalf of UFC athlete Jake Shields: “To my friends, fans and the UFC, Prior to my professional bout at UFC 150 in Denver, Colorado, I used a substance prohibited by Colorado Boxing Commission rules. This was a mistake that I fully regret. I have shared this...

Oct 9, 2012 12:25 pm

Jeremy Stephens’ bail set at $100,000, faces extradition to Iowa | UFC News

By: Chris Taylor UFC lightweight Jeremy Stephens, who has been in a Minnesota jail since his arrest early Friday morning, has had his bail set at $100,000 and faces a possible extradition to Iowa. According to UFC president Dana White and Stephens’ management group, Evolution Agents, the fighter is wanted in Iowa in relation to a...

Oct 6, 2012 11:52 am

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER FRIDAYS EPISODE 4 RECAP AND RESULTS | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighter Fridays episode four – ‘Can’t fix stupid’ – aired on FX on Friday evening and saw Team Carwin take the lead in the competition. Las Vegas native Bristol Marunde, 12-7 in his mixed martial arts career, defeated Julian “Night Train” Lane, 4-0, of Mansfield, Ohio by unanimous decision to see coach Shane...

Oct 6, 2012 11:52 am

Rousey vs. Cyborg Getting Closer To A Reality Confirms Dana White | MMA NEWS

With all the recent talks of Anderson Silva vs. Every Other Champion In the UFC, one super-fight that actually has a better shot at transpiring is the Ronda Rousey vs. Cris “Cyborg” bout. The hang up in this fight is the weight-class. Ronda Rousey currently holds Strikeforce gold at 135 pounds. “Cyborg” on the other...