Archive: ufc news

Nov 19, 2012 9:26 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva: “I’m Going To Fight GSP” | UFC NEWS

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva spoke with Ariel Helwani at UFC 154 about his potential super fight with GSP. Silva appeared very confident about the match up, point blank saying that he WILL fight the welterweight champion, St-Pierre.

Nov 19, 2012 9:22 am

Dana White On Silva vs. GSP: “I’ll Make This Fight” | UFC NEWS

“It’s the No. 1 best pound-for-pound fighter in the world against the No. 2 best pound-for-pound fighter in the world,” White told Fox Sports. “It’s a big fight. We think people want to see it, and we think the guys want to do it, so we’ll do it. They will fight, and it will probably...

Nov 19, 2012 8:59 am

Four Things You Love to Hate About Internet MMA Fans

One of the dangers of surfing the internet in search of MMA news is happening across unsavory forum posts. I admit I used to frequent these misguided outlets of free speech. That did not last long. It would amaze me, and still does, what some of the posters would come up with in defense of,...

Nov 19, 2012 8:52 am

Miesha Tate Calls GSP’s WMMA View Ignorant | UFC NEWS

I think the problem with GSP’s view about WMMA is that he doesn’t have one. If he hasn’t ever watched us women fight then he can’t say how he really feels about it because he’s ignorant. Being old fashioned is fine, but us “modern day” girls aren’t asking for your protection, we are asking for...

Nov 19, 2012 8:42 am

GSP Credits Serra Loss For Condit Win | UFC NEWS

“Yes it was a similar experience [to the Serra fight]. When I got hit hard, sometimes before I was very proud guy, I try to give it back right away but the experience I gained from a lot of all my fight allowed me to recompose, defend myself and when I got back I come...

Nov 19, 2012 8:35 am

VIDEO | UFC 154: GSP Success Secrets Revealed (Gracie Breakdown) | UFC NEWS

How he does it, no one really know, how he makes it look so easy, is even more of a mystery. In this episode of the Gracie Breakdown, Rener and Ralek analyze the keys to GSP’s success over Carlos Condit at UFC 154. They start by discussing the unparalleled timing and precision of GSP’s takedowns,...

Nov 19, 2012 8:29 am

Hendricks Ready To Sit Idle And Wait For His Title Shot | UFC NEWS

“I think I’ve earned the shot. I’ve fought all the tough guys in the division. The only thing left is to fight GSP. I think I have the tools. I haven’t shown all my tools cause I haven’t had to. But I believe I have all the tools to win that fight.” Following his first...

Nov 18, 2012 11:36 am

VIDEO | UFC 154: GSp vs. Condit Full Event Highlight | UFC NEWS

Georges St-Pierre and Carlos Condit fought an absolute war for 5 rounds at UFC 154! Condit put up a great fight and almost finished the champion at one point, but St-Pierre proved to be too much for him to handle. What an amazing night of fights! Check out the full review of the evenings card...

Nov 18, 2012 7:39 am

Tune In Tonight as BJPenn.Com Radio Welcomes Mike Swick, Spencer Kyte & Jim Casey

  Last night the UFC invaded the Bell Center in Montreal and welcomed UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre back to the Octagon. The champion survived a serious scare from interim champion Carlos Condit in the third round en route to winning his first fight since April of last year. The two were awarded the...

Nov 17, 2012 5:16 pm

UFC 154: GSP vs. Condit Live Results And Play-By Play | UFC NEWS

UFC 154 is and off and running and Sean McClure is providing play by play for BOUT 1 Antonio Carvalho vs Rodrigo Damm Round 1 Carvalho has an incredible moustache. A touch of gloves and they circle. Huge right hand by Damm. Nothing happening. Exchange of leg kicks. Pawing jabs and more leg kicks....

Nov 17, 2012 9:44 am

Report: Strikeforce Champ Melendez Backs Out Of Second Straight Healy Booking | MMA NEWS

Strikeforce lightweight champion, Gilbert Melendez, has reportedly fallen off the final Strikeforce event with the same nagging shoulder injury that forced him out of his last bout. Melendez was originally scheduled to defend his title against Strikeforce number one contender Pat Healy in September; however, news of an injury and subsequent withdrawal from the bout...

Nov 17, 2012 9:25 am


Episode 10 – “Coming For You” – of The Ultimate Fighter® Fridays reality series aired Friday night on FX and featured two of this season’s four quarterfinal matchups. Despite a close first and second round between Team Carwin’s Neil Magny and Bristol Marunde, Magny claimed the win via unanimous decision. Viewers also watched as Team...

Nov 17, 2012 7:25 am

‘UFC 154: GSP vs. Condit’ Main Card Prediction | UFC NEWS

  Tonight in Montreal the mixed martial arts world will finally witness the return of UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St, Pierre after an absence of 18 months. Will the dominant champion be at the top of his game or will the knee injury he suffered hinder his performance? His opponent Carlos Condit won the interim...

Nov 16, 2012 1:38 pm

UFC 154: St. Pierre vs. Condit Weigh In Results | UFC NEWS

  UFC 154 Weigh In Results: MAIN CARD Georges St. Pierre (170) vs. Carlos Condit (169) Martin Kampmann (171) vs. Johny Hendricks (171) Francis Carmont (185) vs. Tom Lawlor (184) Constantinos Philippou (185) vs. Nick Ring (184) Mark Hominick (145) vs. Pablo Garza (145) PRELIMINARY CARD (FX) Patrick Cote (185) vs. Alessio Sakara (186) Cyrille...

Nov 16, 2012 11:13 am

It’s Official: Ronda Rousey is the Newest Member of the UFC Roster

  After much speculation and a lot of is she or isn’t she, UFC President Dana White confirmed the signing of Strikeforce Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey on “The Jim Rome Show” White did not get into specifics nor did he mention when we will see Rousey in the Octagon. He also failed to mention any...

Nov 16, 2012 9:06 am

If GSP Beats Condit He Will Fight Anderson Silva Next Says UFC Boss | UFC NEWS

“Silva said he wouldn’t fight Chael either. He will be in Montreal on Saturday night and if GSP wins, they’ll fight. When we go to Dallas, I want to bring the right fight there. I think it is either GSP-Anderson or Anderson-Jon Jones.” UFC president Dana White via ESPN’s Sports Nation Fan Q&A.

Nov 16, 2012 8:57 am

Exclusive: TUF 16 Fighter Joey Rivera BJPenn.Com Blog #6

  Bio: Welterweight Champion Joey “Boom Boom” Rivera (7-1) is currently a competitor on this season of The Ultimate Fighter™ Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson, where he recently shocked the world by defeating Carwin’s #1 pick, Sam Alvey. Rivera resides in Tucson, AZ where he is the owner and head coach of APEX MMA. The...

Nov 16, 2012 8:23 am

Watch Today’s UFC 154 Weigh Ins Live On BJPENN.COM (4 p.m. ET)

UFC 154 is just one day away and in typical UFC fashion all fighters fighting on tomorrow night’s pay-per-view event will hit the scales today to make their bouts official. Today’s UFC 154 weigh-in ceremony is set to take place at New City gas in Montreal, QC at 4:00 p.m. ET/1:00 p.m. PT. Tune in...

Nov 16, 2012 8:20 am

Matt Mitrione Steps In For The Injured Shane Carwin at TUF: 16 Finale | UFC NEWS

When Shane Carwin announced he was injured and could not compete in the TUF: 16 main event against Roy Nelson the UFC president thought, “Not again.” Well it didn’t take long to find a replacement, less than 24 hours later Matt Mitrione agreed to step in and take the toughest fight of his career against...