Archive: ufc news

Mar 27, 2012 7:32 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen Blasts Anderson Silva "The Coward"

“I’m not fighting you in Brazil, I’m not fighting you in Chicago, I’m not fighting you in Florida. I’m fighting you in the Octagon. And when you get in there and I get in there, I’m gonna stomp you this time the same as I did last time. You can complain about your rib. I’m...

Mar 26, 2012 3:27 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live On FX Episode 3 Ratings Report

Ratings for the third installment of “The Ultimate Fighter” Live on FX are in and they are up slightly from episode 2. According to the official numbers released by company executives, the show was viewed by approximately 1.2 million households (average). That is slightly up from the 1.1 million the show garnered in its second...

Mar 26, 2012 2:45 pm

Bryan Caraway Meets Mitch Gagnon At UFC 149 In Calgary

The first official booking for the UFC’s first ever trip to Calgary, Alberta, Canada has been made in the form of a bantamweight bout between Bryan Caraway and Mitch Gagnon. UFC 149 is set to take place from Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome on July 21. In the main event featherweight champion Jose Aldo is expected to...

Mar 26, 2012 11:28 am

A BJ Penn Photo Diary | Sitting Courtside, Training And Throwbacks

BJ Penn last took you on an inside look of his day to day life two weeks ago. We took notice at the amount of traffic this feature garnered, read your comments and decided to continue this feature here on BJPENN.COM. BJ has been all over the place since our last Photo Diary so this...

Mar 26, 2012 10:31 am

International Scene | Cage Warriors Signs Former UFC Champ Jens Pulver

THE CAGE WARRIORS roster continues to expand, with the organisation pleased to announce that it has secured the services of former UFC lightweight champion Jens Pulver. Pulver has signed a deal which will see him fight exclusively for CWFC outside of the USA. The 37-year-old will also travel to Cage Warriors events to host seminars...

Mar 26, 2012 9:17 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey Takes On 3 Men In Judo Competition

Strikeforce female champion, Ronda Rousey, took to Japanese television to put her world class Judo skills on display against Japanese men. Wanna see how she did? Click play and watch! Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey

Mar 26, 2012 9:11 am

Quick Shot | Wanderlei Silva Brags About His Cup Size

Ever wonder how endowed you favorite UFC fighter is? OK, OK, probably not! But regardless, this quick screen cap came out of last night’s “TUF Brazil” Episode 1 broadcast and it is brought to you for comedic related purposes. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter, Vitor Belfort (News), Wanderlei Silva (News)

Mar 26, 2012 9:08 am

UFC Confirms Silva vs. Sonnen II For June 23 In Rio

The Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to Brazil for an epic sporting event as legendary fighters collide on the biggest fight card in UFC® history at UFC® 147 at Joao Havelange Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 23, 2012. The largest crowd ever is expected for the highly anticipated rematch between middleweight champion Anderson...

Mar 26, 2012 8:55 am

Photo Gallery | Behind The Scenes Arianny Celeste Hot Photo Shoot

UFC Octagon girl Arianny Celeste poses for camera’s in Manilla and while we do not yet have the results of this shoot, we do have some behind the scenes shots taken from her camera phone. Check them out on page 2. Read More: Arianny Celeste (News), UFC, Ring Girls

Mar 26, 2012 8:10 am

VIDEO | Jon Jones Spars Tiny Journalist, Gets Taken Down

The first international episode of Sensei Noção, the brazilian reality show about sick and insane challenges in a MMA world, will be released in april 14, one week before Jones x Evans. The journalist and Sensei SporTV´s host Mario Filho (aka Marinho), after faced and being smashed by the former light heavyweight Champion Lyoto Machida,...

Mar 26, 2012 8:03 am

Dan Henderson Thinks The UFC Made The Wrong Move With Evans vs. Jones Booking

“I guess Dana promised Rashad he was next for the title shot. But timing wise, it would have been better for me to fight Jones, and then have Rashad fight the winner. That would have been better than having Rashad come right back after fighting Phil Davis, and it’s probably going to be pushed again...

Mar 26, 2012 7:40 am

King Mo | Battling Staff Infection, Was Ready To Die

“I had this moment where I was like, man, I can see my hip bone. I was ripped still. I had an eight-pack. But there’s my hip bone. I looked at my leg, and it looked like those zombies from The Walking Dead. That’s how it looks right now. I’m getting to where I can...

Mar 26, 2012 7:29 am

Miguel Torres Loves Training In Montreal But Misses Taco’s

“I love Montreal. It’s an awesome place. The only thing that gets me down from time to time is the cold. That’s one thing I could do without while staying here. Still, I’ve traveled to a lot of countries during my 14-year mixed martial arts career, and I can safely say Montreal boasts some of...

Mar 26, 2012 7:18 am

Heads Up San Jose | “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier” Tickets On Sale Next Week

After more than a year in the making, the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix finals is set for May 19 and will feature tournament finalists Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier. “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier” is set to go down from San Jose’s HP Pavilion on May 19. Also expected on the card is a welterweight contest...

Mar 26, 2012 7:05 am

“The Ultimate Fighter Brazil” | Episode 1 Results

The first ever episode of an international “Ultimate Fighter” was aired last night on TUF.TV for American audiences to view. Unfortunately for North American fans, if you want to watch the series the only place it seems to be available at the moment is an on-line stream at midnight on Sunday. For those who did...

Mar 25, 2012 5:41 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz Mocks Urijah Faber's Awkward Moment In TUF

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX: Urijah Faber freezes up when Dominick Cruz wins the first live fight and makes Faber choose an opponent for Team Cruz’s number 1 pick. This is the Champs response. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter (News), UFC, MMA

Mar 25, 2012 12:32 pm

Ronda Rousey Enlists Diaz Brothers As Training Partners

“When I did judo I used to go around all the time, like every month or so I would go away for a week or two weeks to go train somewhere else/ For some reason it’s something I never did in MMA, so [the Diaz brothers and Cesar Gracie] invited me to come train up...

Mar 25, 2012 12:03 pm

This Is What Happens When You Mix James Brown With Rashad Evans | UFC 145 Video Preview

The most highly-anticipated light heavyweight title fight of all-time comes to Atlanta on Saturday, April 21st, as UFC 205-pound champion Jon “Bones” Jones defends his crown for the third time against former title holder “Suga” Rashad Evans. They once were friends, but now the time has come for them to settle their grudge in the...

Mar 25, 2012 11:52 am


Seven years after its debut in the United States, in 2005, the first international edition of the famed reality TV show The Ultimate Fighter® begins in Brazil. The Ultimate Fighter – Brasil® features UFC legends Wanderlei Silva and Vitor Belfort as the coaches of the first season, which features both the featherweight (145 lbs) and...