Archive: ufc news

Mar 30, 2012 11:26 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Episode 4 Recap And Cast Reactions

The Ultimate Fighter Live episode 4 – “All The Pressure” – aired Friday evening and saw Team Faber get on the board, now trailing Team Cruz 2-1, as their first overall pick – Al Iaquinta – secured a split decision win over Myles Jury. With the win, Team Faber selected the next fight, which will...

Mar 30, 2012 11:35 am

VIDEO | Joe Rogan Talks About The Importance Of Brazilian MMA

Joe Rogan sounds off on Brazil, and why the country is a perfect match for the UFC and “The Ultimate Fighter”. What is Joe most looking forward to with “The Ultimate Fighter’s” first ever international edition? Read More: Joe Rogan (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts

Mar 30, 2012 8:56 am

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX: Cruz vs. Faber Episode 4 Discussion Thread

Tonight plays host to the latest installment of the UFC’s new season of “The Ultimate Fighter” series. With the new “Live” format on FX there will be much to watch and discuss about this evenings show. This week Team Cruz will try to extend their win streak to three when Al Iaquinta Vs. Myles Jury...

Mar 30, 2012 8:51 am

Video | Junior Dos Santos Knocks Out Fabricio Werdum

In his first fight in the UFC, Junior Dos Santos entered the Octagon as a huge underdog as he was set to face veteran heavyweight, Fabricio Werdum. That night was Cigaon’s first step toward his UFC title. Read More: Junior dos Santos (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts Video’s

Mar 30, 2012 8:08 am

Poll Results | Who is the better fighter, Cyborg or Rousey?

In this week’s polling here at BJPENN.COM we wanted to know who you thought was the better fighter, Ronda Rousey or Cris “Cyborg” Santos. Both women have laid down a path of destruction in their careers. Rousey is the undefeated bantamweight champion of Strikeforce and Cyborg has just one-defeat on her record and it was...

Mar 30, 2012 7:50 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 5: Bobby Brents Vs. Chris Barnett

FOR the fourth consecutive show, a Cage Warriors event will be headlined by an exciting heavyweight tussle. Bobby ‘Zombie’ Brents will take on Chris ‘Beast Boy’ Barnett in an all-American main event at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Jordan on Thursday, April 12. 29-year-old Brents (12-2-0), who trains out of the MMA Clinic/Fiore MMA in...

Mar 30, 2012 7:22 am

Dan Henderson Is Next For Title Shot At 205 or 185 Confirms UFC Boss

“Yes, Dan Henderson will get the winner of that fight (Jones vs. Evans) or the winner of the Anderson Silva fight. Dan Henderson just wants a title shot. You know, there was a lot of talk about the stuff I said. Here is the thing. I offered Dan Henderson two fights. Dan Henderson wants this...

Mar 30, 2012 6:54 am

who’s The Betting Favorite? “Bigfoot” Silva or “Big Country” Nelson

The UFC 146 main card is an all-heavyweight affair and to top off the night the UFC heavyweight champion, Junior dos Santos, will defend his title against Alistair Overeem. Also fighting on the main card is former EliteXC heavyweight champion, Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva in his UFC debut against “The Ultimate Fighter” champion Roy “Big Country”...

Mar 30, 2012 6:30 am

Mayhem Miller | If I lose To C.B. Dollaway I will Quit Fighting

“No, he doesn’t deserve to be in there with me, and I’ll prove it.I’ll prove it in under a round cause we see I tend to get tired in the second round. We’re both in a similar spot in our career I guess. We’re on the chopping block, and that’s fine, I’m really happy with...

Mar 30, 2012 5:59 am

Greg Jackson | GSP Passed His Test, Jones Still Being Tested

“Both of them are amazing. Jon is still young, he is still being tested. He’s had a couple of title defenses but he is still being tested and I have a lot of confidence that he will pass the test, as far as how you deal with fame, how you allow the people around you...

Mar 29, 2012 7:12 pm

Dana White Confirms Plan To Go After Fans Who Steal PPV’s

“The bottom line is the same guys that are saying why would you sue the fans are the same guys that are going ‘you should pay the fighters more.’ How do you think this thing works? You think the Fertittas just pull the money out of their bank and pay everybody? No, this is a...

Mar 29, 2012 6:58 pm

Guillard Set To Return At UFC 148 Against Camoes

The once self-proclaimed best lightweight fighter in the world, Melvin Guillard, will return to action against another submission specialist named Fabricio Camoes at UFC 148. UFC 148 is expected to go down on July 7 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. In the headlining fight UFC champion Dominick Cruz will attempt...

Mar 29, 2012 5:28 pm

UFC on FX 3 | Leonard Garcia Set To Return Against Matt Grice

Featherweight fan favorite Leonard Garcia is set to return to the cage against Matt Grice on June 8. UFC officials announced the bout this afternoon. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be revealed by company officials. Leonard Garcia is famous for going all...

Mar 29, 2012 2:23 pm

Tibau vs. Nurmagomedov Set For UFC 148 In July

UFC officials have put together a lightweight bout between Gleison Tibau and Khabib Nurmagomedov. It is the latest addition to UFC 148 set for July 7. UFC 148 is expected to go down on July 7 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. In the headlining fight UFC champion Dominick Cruz will...

Mar 29, 2012 2:09 pm

UFC 147 | Milton Vieira vs. Felipe Arantes Booked

UFC officials have booked a featherweight bout between UFC newcomer Milton Vieira and Felipe Arantes. The bout is scheduled for UFC 147. UFC 147, though not officially announced by the promotion is expected to go down from the Joao Havelange Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on June 23. In the headlining bout Anderson Silva...

Mar 29, 2012 12:55 pm

Featherweight’s Pearson & Swanson Will Meet At UFC on FX 4

The UFC has booked a featherweight bout for their fourth UFC on FX card set to take place in New Jersey. The UFC announced this afternoon that both Ross Pearson and Cub Swanson have agreed to square off. While not yet officially announced by UFC officials, UFC on FX 4 is expected to go down...

Mar 29, 2012 12:38 pm

Torres Ready To Show McDonald “What’s Up” At UFC 145

“For me, I look at this as a second chance to be able to show everybody what I’m about. I haven’t had a clear mind in a long time. The fact that I get to solely focus on training is going to make me a 100-percent different person. I already know, the way I’m training...

Mar 29, 2012 11:44 am

Manager Confirms Seagal Did Add To Silva And Machida’s Game

“People can say what they want about Steven Segal. He understands fighting man. He does understand fighting… People always ask ‘is that all really true?’ Let me tell you something, I’m not going to tell you that Steven Segal taught Anderson Silva or taught Lyoto how to do that kick. But I can definitely tell...

Mar 29, 2012 11:08 am

"Realist" Cain Velasquez Knew He Wouldn't Stay Undefeated Forever

“I’m a realist. I knew I wasn’t going to go through my career undefeated. That’s how this sport is. People lose. Even the best guys lose. I knew as soon as it was over, I had to pick myself back up and keep going forward. I do have some extra motivation now, for sure, but...

Mar 29, 2012 11:00 am

International Scene | CWFC Fight Night 5: James Brum vs. Thomas Back Booked

JAMES BRUM (pictured) will aim to continue his ascent through the bantamweight division when he takes on Thomas Back (pictured) at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman, Jordan on April 12. Brum (8-2-0), who fights out of Gym 01 in Portsmouth, impressed many with his performance against Leandro Gontijo at CWFC 46 in Kiev last...