Archive: ufc news

Mar 24, 2012 6:15 am

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Episode 3 Recap And Cast Reactions

Live episode 3 – “Old School vs New School” – aired Friday evening and saw Team Cruz take a 2-0 lead as number one overall pick – Justin Lawrence – knocked out Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu veteran Cristiano Marcello with a solid left hook at 3:16 of the second round. With the win, Team Cruz selected the...

Mar 23, 2012 6:16 pm

Live Feed Video | Ultimate Fighter Behind The Scenes TUF GYM On-Line Now

Tonight plays host to the latest installment of the UFC’s new season of “The Ultimate Fighter” series. The show starts tonight at 10:00pm live on the east and tape-delayed on the west coast. Join The Discussion HERE Read More: The Ultimate Fighter (News), UFC, MMA

Mar 23, 2012 6:10 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX: Cruz vs. Faber Episode 3 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. Discuss, share thoughts or debate the action as it unfolds with your fellow BJPENN.COM community. The show starts tonight...

Mar 23, 2012 10:34 am

Rampage To His TRT Critics | Get Rid Of Your Slave Mentality

“If I was losing my hair and the doctor told me, ‘You need a hair transplant,’ I’m going to do a hair transplant. If I get my tooth knocked out like Randy Couture did against [Lyoto] Machida, I’m going to get a new tooth put in my mouth. If my testosterone gets low and the...

Mar 23, 2012 10:29 am

41 Year Old Dan Henderson Looking To Fight For Three More Years

“I’ve got three more fights on my deal, and I’ll probably sign one more deal after that. So two or three more years [left] I definitely won’t be as old as Randy [Couture] when I retire!… I’ve changed my training, I’m smarter with my training. I’m also smarter with my positioning and techniques. I know...

Mar 23, 2012 10:09 am

Cung Le Honored To Fight Guys Like Rich Franklin and Wanderlei Silva

“I’m honored to be fighting a former UFC champion. I’m very excited to get back in the octagon and fight my heart out. It’s probably going to be a barn burner. We’re both going to be in really good shape. He’s coming off a long layoff, and he’s cutting down. Cutting weight is no fun....

Mar 23, 2012 10:00 am

Back At Middleweight, Rich Franklin Eyes One More Title Run

“After this injury, I was talking to Monte Cox and I said what would the UFC think about me moving back down to 185? I think at this point in time, in their minds, if I was able to put a title run together, even if they did do another rematch between Anderson (Silva) and...

Mar 23, 2012 8:53 am

International Scence | CWFC 47: McGregor v Hill & Pendred v Bielkheden

A new CWFC featherweight champion will be crowned on June 2 when Conor McGregor fights for the title in his hometown of Dublin against Dave Hill at Cage Warriors 47. The event, which takes place at The Helix on the northside of the Irish capital, will also feature McGregor’s fellow Dubliner and SBG team-mate Cathal...

Mar 23, 2012 8:47 am

An Improved Michael Bisping Says He Would Love A Rematch With Dan Henderson

“I would 100 percent be interested in a rematch [with Dan Henderson]. Made a lot of mistakes in the build-up to that fight and I have grown as a fighter.” Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson have a history. The two coached opposite each other on the Ultimate Fighter and a grudge grew from the time...

Mar 23, 2012 8:37 am

Dana White Would Love To Do Anderson Silva vs. GSP

“Obviously it’s a fight that people have been talking about for a long time. So like Georges said, first of all, he has to get healthy. Then he’s got to fight (Carlos) Condit. Anderson is fighting Chael (Sonnen), and then we’ll see where we go from there. I know that Anderson couldn’t make 170, so...

Mar 23, 2012 8:25 am

Evans on Jones | Beating Jon Means More Than Winning The Belt

“At UFC 145, I think it will come down to who really wants it. We are both going to get beat on in this fight, we are both going to get banged up and hurt, but I want this more… On April 21, at UFC 145, beating Jon Jones up means everything to me. I...

Mar 23, 2012 8:12 am

Report | Dan Henderson Turned Down Rematch With “Shogun”

“Yeah, I was trying to put together Dan Henderson vs. Shogun II and Henderson doesn’t want to do the fight. Henderson wants to wait for the winner of either Jonny “Bones” Jones or Anderson Silva. He wants Anderson Silva, if Silva wins, he will make that cut. Otherwise, he wants to fight the winner of...

Mar 23, 2012 7:56 am

FOX TV Producers Asked Joe Rogan To Tone It Down

“I’ve been doing the UFC for how long? F-ing, who knows? 97′. It’s very rare that anyone ever says anything. But, once we started going on FOX, the producer actually had to tell me in my ear, the FOX executive was like, ‘Tell him to take it down a notch.’ You can’t tell me to...

Mar 23, 2012 7:45 am

VIDEO | Kenny Florian vs. GSP?

A DL’ed Kenflo brushes off the cobwebs to face the recovering welterweight champ, GSP. This epic battle could only take place on one stage. The set of UFC Tonight! Read More: Kenny Florian (News), GSP (News), UFC

Mar 22, 2012 9:38 am

Cro Cop On TRT Use In MMA | One Punch Or Kick Can Solve That Problem

“I know guys have used this and used that, so many other things… I don’t know if any of it really helps, in martial arts anyway. One punch, one kick to the head, the liver, can end the fight. And secondly its a death, its a death for the body. For a few years of...

Mar 22, 2012 9:33 am

The UK's Brad Picket Blogs About Training And Diet

By Brad Picket: The weeks are all starting to blur into one as the routine of a fight camp begins to take shape. Physically, I’m starting to peak and feel like I want more at the end of my training sessions. It’s important that I reign that urge in as that’s when overtraining and injuries...

Mar 22, 2012 9:19 am

Dos Santos Plans On Knocking Overeem Out, But Will Go To The Ground As Plan B

“I think it’s the ultimate test for my striking. It’s still the biggest challenge. He was a K-1 champion, which is the greatest striking event in the world. He’s a very strong guy, good, but I trust in myself a lot and I try for the knockout in all of my fights. Regardless of him...

Mar 22, 2012 9:08 am

Bisping Happy With Boetsch Booking, Not Impressed With Munoz

“I have never really looked at Mark Munoz and thought he looked like a particularly dangerous opponent. His ground and pound looks good, his wrestling doesn’t look all that dangerous, his stand up is suspect and he’s got a weak chin. I think Tim Boetsch is probably a harder fight.” Earlier this week Mark Munoz...

Mar 22, 2012 8:58 am

Matt Hughes Responds To Hardy Callouts | He Should Worry About Winning Fights

“I’m at a crossroads between fighting another fight or retirement. I’m 38, and I keep getting older and the fighters keep staying the same age. I wanted the Fall and Spring off, and now it’s time to talk with DW [Dana White]. I don’t get to decide my own fights. Dana White and the UFC...

Mar 22, 2012 8:07 am

Maia vs. Kim & Fukuda vs. Philippou Added To Growing UFC 148 Card

Two additions to the UFC 148 card have just been added by UFC officials. A middleweight contest between Constantinos Philippou and Riki Fukuda have been added along with the welterweight debut of Demian Maia in his bout against Dong Hyun Kim. UFC 148 is expected to go down on July 7 from the MGM Grand...

Mar 22, 2012 7:41 am

Four Welterweight Fights Added To UFC on FX 4

The UFC on FX 4 card is growing at a rapid rate this week. UFC officials announced the addition of four additional bouts to the card late last night. Bout agreements have been reached for a welterweight contest between Dan Miller and Ricardo Funch, Rick Story vs. Rich Attonito, Matt Riddle vs. Luis Ramos and...

Mar 21, 2012 5:25 pm

Ellenberger vs. Kampmann Set To Headline The Ultimate Fighter Live Finale

A welterweight bout with serious title implications has just been booked to headline “The Ultimate Fighter” Live on FX Finale set for June 1. Jake Ellenberger will face Martin Kampmann in Las Vegas, NV in a bout scheduled for five-rounds. Jake Ellenberger last saw action headlining the UFC on FUEL TV 1 event where he...

Mar 21, 2012 4:52 pm

Brian Stann's Operation Matador From Yesterday's 'UFC Ultimate Insider' (Video)

An extraordinary true story about a warrior in the Octagon and selfless soldier in the battlefield. UFC Middleweight & U.S. Marine Brian Stann walks us through every harrowing detail of the mission for which he was awarded the Silver Star. Stann also outlines his return to the Octagon after his battle in the middle east;...