Archive: ufc news

Jun 22, 2012 6:40 am

VIDEO | Fight Camp Insider with Matt Serra – Chael Sonnen | UFC NEWS

In the first episode of this mini-series, Matt Serra travels to Oregon to visit Chael Sonnen at his Team Quest training camp. Serra gets an inside look at the daily training and life of the #1 middleweight contender. Watch UFC 148: Silva vs Sonnen II live on Pay-Per-View or on July 7th at 7/10pm...

Jun 21, 2012 8:32 pm

Fedor Emelianenko Retires From MMA | MMA NEWS

Fedor Emelianenko steam-rolled Pedro Rizzo in an astonishing 84 seconds, following his victory, Emelianenko announced that he is done fighting professionally and done competing completely. “I think it’s time. I’m retiring from sports. I still have the SAMBO World Championships. My family is the reason I will not be fighting again. My daughters are growing...

Jun 21, 2012 4:47 pm

UFC On FX 4: Guida vs. Maynard Predictions | UFC NEWS

By Jose Garcia Another event on UFC on FX and another solid fight card. Clay Guida battles fellow lightweight contender Gray Maynard, when the two meet tomorrow at UFC on FX 4 from Atlantic City from the Revel. Guida is looking to gain more ground as Maynard is seeking to get another title shot in...

Jun 21, 2012 1:58 pm

VIDEO | Fedor Blitzes Rizzo In 90 Seconds | MMA NEWS

“The Last Emperor” was just victorious in his most recent bout on Russian soil against Pedro Rizzo and here is the video. Read More: Fedor Emelianenko, MMA (News), Video’s Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jun 21, 2012 1:35 pm

UFC on FX 4 Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

The UFC held the UFC on FX 4 Weigh-In ceremony today and all fighters competing on tomorrow nights card hit the scales to make their bouts official. Full Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (FX) Clay Guida (155) vs. Gray Maynard (155) Spencer Fisher (156) vs. Sam Stout (155.5) Brian Ebersole (170) vs. T.J. Waldburger (170.5) Ross...

Jun 21, 2012 12:30 pm

Johnson vs. Castillo Set For UFC 151 | UFC NEWS

The UFC has booked a lightweight fight for their UFC 151 event coming this September between Danny Castillo and Michael Johnson. UFC 151 is taking place on September 1st from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is expected to make his latest attempt at...

Jun 21, 2012 8:36 am

VIDEO | Ultimate Insider Profiles The New Training Camp Of Tito Ortiz | UFC NEWS

Former light heavyweight champion and UFC legend Tito Ortiz gave UFC Ultimate Insider a backstage pass into what his training camps are like. Correspondent Corissa Furr gets the grand tour of Ortiz’s sick training compound in beautiful Bear Bear Lake. Read More: UFC (News), MMA (News), Tito Ortiz Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jun 21, 2012 8:28 am

Watch Today's UFC on FX 4 Weigh-Ins Ceremony Live On BJPENN.COM (4PM ET)

Today the UFC is holding the offical weigh-in ceremony for tomorrows UFC on FX 4 event. Today’s event takes place from the Revel Atlantic City in New Jersey. To catch all the action and watch each fighter make their bouts official tune in at 4:00 pm ET using the player below. Share Tweet Email...

Jun 21, 2012 8:22 am

Watch Today's UFC 147 Pre-Fight Press Conference Live on BJPENN.COM (NOON ET)

Today the UFC is holding the official UFC 147 pre-fight press conference from the Ouro Minas Palace in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. As usual we will be hosting a live video feed from today’s festivities. Tune in at noon using the player below to watch the event. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jun 21, 2012 8:13 am

VIDEO | Countdown to UFC 147: Full Episode | UFC NEWS

Former UFC middleweight champ Rich Franklin and former Pride middleweight champ Wanderlei Silva rematch. Elite heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum continues his run to the ttle against 15 and 1 Mike Russow, and new Ultimate Fighter champs in the featherweight and middleweight divisions will be crowned. Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Jun 21, 2012 8:04 am

Exclusive | Dan Miller "I’m tired of being the small guy in the ring"

UFC welterweight contender Dan Miller is a family man first and foremost. He is the father of two and has a close relationship with his brother, popular UFC fighter Jim Miller. The bond between brothers, especially the Millers is very strong. “Jim and I have a great relationship. We care so much about each other”,...

Jun 21, 2012 8:01 am

Video | Werdum Has His Eyes On The Belt But Russow Is First | UFC News

Go inside Fabricio Werdum’s training camp and hear his strategy for taking down Mike Russow. Not only is he aiming for victory, but wants to be seen as a serious contender for the heavyweight belt. Catch his bout at UFC® 147: Silva vs Franklin II, live on Pay-Per-View, Saturday, June 23 at 10PM/7PM. Share Tweet...

Jun 21, 2012 7:41 am

Dan Hardy Set To Battle Amir Sadollah in Nottingham | UFC NEWS

The UFC on Fuel TV 5 fight card is seemingly growing by the hour. Dan Hardy is returning home to Nottingham, England to take on Amir Sadollah. The fight is rumored to take place at the September 29th when the UFC returns to Hardy’s hometown. Hardy will be fighting in England for the first time...

Jun 20, 2012 1:42 pm

Dominick Cruz Could Be Out For Up To Eighteen Months Rehabbing Injury | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz tweeted both good and bad news yesterday. @TheDomin8r: So stitches r out n no more crutches! After 2 more weeks I downsize my knee brace, n then I’ll b walking like a champ!! Cruz was forced out of his title defence against Urijah Faber...

Jun 20, 2012 4:03 am

Thiago Alves Aims For UFC Return In December After Successful Surgery | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Thiago Alves‘ surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle was a success and is targeting a late 2012 return to the Octagon. Alves suffered a training injury which forced him to withdraw from his scheduled UFC 149 bout against Siyar Bahadurzada in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Here is the good news directly from Alves Twitter...

Jun 19, 2012 3:40 pm

Jon Jones Sentencing for DWI Postponed

Light Heavyweight UFC Champ Jon ‘Bones’ Jones  was scheduled to appear in court today to face sentencing for a DWI arrest on May 26.  Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin reports Jones had his court date postponed and is rescheduled for July 3rd.  Jones is required to take part in an alcohol abuse and dependency assessment...

Jun 19, 2012 1:39 pm

Six Fight Main Card Set For UFC 148 | UFC News

July 7 at the MGM Garden Arena Las Vegas, NV – A grudge match main event between Middleweight Champ Anderson Silva and rival Chael Sonnen  takes center stage.   Co-main event Tito Ortiz’s final match with fellow former light heavyweight champ Forest Griffin and a six bout line up for UFC 148 instead of the usual...

Jun 19, 2012 12:36 pm

45 UFC Fights Cancelled Due To Injury In 2012 (So Far) | UFC NEWS

The UFC has been plagued with injuries this year. High-profile fight after high-profile fight has been cancelled and/or postponed due to injury on almost every single fight card this year. UFC president Dana White believes that fighters are training too hard in the gym and need to lighten up, while fighters and insiders blame the...

Jun 19, 2012 12:25 pm

Can Jon Jones Punch And Kick? “Not At All” Says Master Seagal | UFC NEWS

“I respect every fighter that goes out to the Octagon, I don’t think (Jones’) punches or kicks landed well (vs. Lyoto Machida). Do I think he punches or kicks well? No, not at all, and that’s just my opinion. He’s a very big guy, he’s like a heavyweight. He’s 6-4, very athletic and very strong....

Jun 19, 2012 12:00 pm

Delorme vs. Rivera Booked For UFC 149 | UFC NEWS

A bantamweight bout has been added to the UFC’s debut in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in the form of Roland Delorme vs. Francisco Rivera. Delorme was originally expected to welcome DREAM champion, Bibiano Fernandes to the UFC, however after a very confusing state of affairs that proved Bibiano was uninterested in the offer presented by the...

Jun 19, 2012 11:31 am

Rory MacDonald Opens Up As Betting Favorite Over BJ Penn | UFC NEWS

According to young welterweight star, Rory MacDonald, has opened up as the oddsmakers favorite over two-division UFC champion BJ Penn. The two welterweight fighters are expected to square off at UFC 152 this September in Canada. Is the smart money on the young up-and-comer or will Penn prove the doubters wrong? Sound off Penn...