Archive: ufc news

Mar 27, 2012 11:54 am

Photo: Mir and Velasquez Staredown From Today's Press Conference

The BIGGEST collection of heavyweight title contenders will be on display this Memorial Day weekend as the Ultimate Fighting Championship presents UFC 146: DOS SANTOS vs. OVEREEM from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 26. In the night’s main event, newly-crowned UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos defends his title...

Mar 27, 2012 11:49 am

Photo: JDS and Overeem Staredown From Today's Press Conference

The BIGGEST collection of heavyweight title contenders will be on display this Memorial Day weekend as the Ultimate Fighting Championship presents UFC 146: DOS SANTOS vs. OVEREEM from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 26. In the night’s main event, newly-crowned UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos defends his title...

Mar 27, 2012 11:41 am

Seth Baczynski vs. Lance Benoist Expected For UFC on FX 3

UFC officials are working on a welterweight tilt for the UFC on FX 3 card set for June. According to reports, Seth Baczynski vs. Lance Benoist is in the works. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be revealed by company officials. Baczynski was...

Mar 27, 2012 10:02 am

Watch Today's 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem Press Conference Live on BJPENN.COM (2pm ET)

The BIGGEST collection of heavyweight title contenders will be on display this Memorial Day weekend as the Ultimate Fighting Championship presents UFC 146: DOS SANTOS vs. OVEREEM from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 26. In the night’s main event, newly-crowned UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos defends his title...

Mar 27, 2012 9:50 am

Rashad Evans | I Have The Mental Edge Over Jon Jones

“I’ve got the advantage mentally. He’s not ‘Jon Jones, unbeatable champion’ to me. I know the real Jon, the nervous kid who would ask me to tell him how to dress, how to talk and how to fight. I know how he reacts when things don’t go his way, how he can’t handle it mentally....

Mar 27, 2012 8:48 am

Freddie Roach | BJ Penn, Anderson Silva & GSP Top 3 Boxers In MMA

Legendary boxing coach Freddie Roach has a long history of working with the best talents in the world of boxing, which is precisely why top MMA stars have called upon him to help them sharpen their skills. Having worked with the best athletes in Mixed Martial Arts, Roach tells Inside MMA who his top 5...

Mar 27, 2012 8:38 am

Phil Davis Happy Rashad Evans Exposed His Holes

“I’m glad he poked holes in my game. Because now I can fix some of those holes and know where the No. 2 guy in the world is going to beat me. Now I have a benchmark. Losing is not the worst thing in the world. The worst thing in the world is not getting...

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 Read More: Arianny Celeste (News), UFC,...