Archive: ufc news

Mar 7, 2012 9:30 am

Frankie Edgar Details How He Got His Rematch With Henderson

“It was a relief, it really was. A weight lifted off my chest, it’s been weighing on me. I definitely made it known that I wanted the rematch, I’m not going to sit there and I don’t want to argue for a title, I want to fight for a title. I’m just happy I get...

Mar 7, 2012 8:30 am

Koscheck on Hendricks | He Got A Lucky Punch Against Fitch

“For the record kid, I’m not a stepping stone. I see this fight as a big opportunity for me to make that run again and Johny Hendricks isn’t gonna win this fight. His fight (against Jon Fitch) didn’t really last very long, so I really couldn’t judge how good he is. I watched the fight...

Mar 6, 2012 4:13 pm

Quick Twitt | Frankie Edgar Says Benson Henderson Rematch Is On

Looks like the winner of Jim Miller vs. Nate Diaz will have to wait. Frankie Edgar just confirmed on twitter that he has been given his rematch against Benson Henderson. Read More: UFC 144, Frankie Edgar (News), Benson Henderson (News) Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit


Mar 6, 2012 2:33 pm

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Television Ratings Report

The ratings for last Saturday’s “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” event are in and should be considered a success all things considered. While the event only drew in 431,000 viewers, it should be noted that the fact it was headlined by a female title fight and not a huge name brand star gives these figures a...

Mar 6, 2012 2:24 pm

UFC on FX 2 Television Ratings Report | Ratings Up

The UFC’s second trip to the FX network was a success. The Martin Kampmann vs. Thiago Alves broadcast drew in an average audience of 1.4 million viewers. Additionally the UFC on FX 2 preliminary card special that aired on FUEL TV drew in 113,000 viewers. UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves took place this...

Mar 6, 2012 1:59 pm

Overeem vs. JDS Heavyweight Title Fight Official For UFC 146 In May

We announced this a month ago, but the UFC has now confirmed our rumor as fact. Junior Dos Santos finally has a date penned for his first UFC title defense against Alistair Overeem. UFC officials announced the bout as official just moments ago. UFC 146 is set to go down on May 26 at Las...

Mar 6, 2012 1:38 pm

Lil Nog Out, Thiago Silva Set To Return Against Gustafsson In Sweden

The injury bug has slayed its latest main event victim. This time in the form of Antonio Rogerio Noguira, who was scheduled to face Alexander Gustafsson in Sweden. The extent of his injury and cause is currently unknown. In his place comes fellow Brazilian Thiago Silva. UFC on FUEL TV 2 is set to take...

Mar 6, 2012 1:19 pm

Dana White | Ronda Rousey Is Going To Be A Huge Star

“I’ve been saying for a long time about the women’s division, there aren’t enough women to create a division. But every once in a while you’re going to have the fighters to create these one-off fights. That happened last Saturday night. Ronda Rousey is going to be a big star.” UFC president Dana White told...

Mar 6, 2012 12:51 pm

Benson Henderson | Line Em Up, I'll Fight The Entire Roster In One Night

“All of them. Line ’em up. One after another. Every single one of them. You better believe it. One after another. I want to defeat every single 155-pound guy on the roster of the UFC. I wanna beat all of them… I’d take them all on one night. Let’s do it. I’m ready to go....

Mar 6, 2012 12:36 pm

Photo | UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans Poster

UFC 145: Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans goes down in Atlanta Georgia this spring. Read More: UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans, Jon Jones (News), Rashad Evans (News) Share Tweet Email +1 Reddit

Mar 6, 2012 10:13 am

GSP on Nick Diaz | Marijuana isn't a performance enhancer

“For me marijuana, I don’t see it as a performance enhancer. I don’t see it as bad as a steroid or something like that. Maybe it can help Nick Diaz, I think he might have problems in front of the camera. He’s very nervous in front of the camera. Maybe the marijuana calms him down...

Mar 6, 2012 9:53 am

Dana White On Mayweather vs. Pacquiao | Just Shut The F#$% Up And Fight

“Well my first thought is I rather see Mayweather vs. Pacquiao but I respect Cotto, but Floyd is too good and too fast. I would bet [expletive] three houses on it… People are judging Manny Pacquiao because of his last fight with Juan Manuel Marquez. If they fight one hundred times that fight looks the...

Mar 6, 2012 9:37 am

UFC on FOX 3's Jim Miller Visits "Good Day New York" To Promote Diaz Fight (Video)

UFC Fighter Jim Miller: MyFoxNY.com UFC on FOX is coming to the Garden State. The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third event on the FOX network will take place on Saturday, May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. An outstanding five-round lightweight bout between Whippany’s Jim Miller and rugged contender Nate Diaz will headline...

Mar 6, 2012 9:31 am

Video Archive | Today's UFC on Fox 3 Press Conference

UFC on FOX is coming to the Garden State. The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third event on the FOX network will take place on Saturday, May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. An outstanding five-round lightweight bout between Whippany’s Jim Miller and rugged contender Nate Diaz will headline the card, with the winner...

Mar 6, 2012 9:09 am

Photo | Nate Diaz & Jim Miller Staredown At Todays Press Conference

UFC on FOX is coming to the Garden State. The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third event on the FOX network will take place on Saturday, May 5 from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. An outstanding five-round lightweight bout between Whippany’s Jim Miller and rugged contender Nate Diaz will headline the card, with the winner...

Mar 5, 2012 5:07 pm

A BJ Penn Photo Diary | The Daily Life Of A Champion

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. When BJ got back from Vegas he spent some much needed time in his...

Mar 5, 2012 1:54 pm

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Medical Suspensions Report | Tate Suspended Indefinitely

The Ohio State Athletic Commission just released the list of medical suspensions handed down following last weekend’s Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” event. While all competitors received precautionary seven-day suspensions, eight fighters received additional time. “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” took place this past Saturday from Columbus, Ohio’s Nationwide Arena. In the main event the female bantamweight...

Mar 5, 2012 1:39 pm

“Strikeforce Tate vs. Rousey” Salary Report

The “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Salary report from the Ohio State Athletic Commission is in and topping the list of disclosed payrolls was Ronaldo Jacare Souza who took home $92,000 for this third round submission victory over Bristol Marunde. The total disclosed payroll for the event was $543,000.00. “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” took place this...

Mar 5, 2012 1:27 pm

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Drug Test Results

Five “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” competitors underwent mandatory drug testing by the Ohio State Athletic Commission. Today the commission released the results. “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” took place this past Saturday from Columbus, Ohio’s Nationwide Arena. In the main event the female bantamweight title changed hands when Ronda Rousey submitted

Mar 5, 2012 12:17 pm

PHOTO GALLERY | Brittney Palmer Celebrates Playboy Release

From Hauteliving.com: March Playboy cover girl Brittney Palmer celebrated her debut issue last night at Gallery Nightclub at Planet Hollywood Resort. The UFC octagon girl graced the red carpet wearing a form-fitting ivory dress that showed off every curve while posing with her Playboy issue in hand. Before heading into the nightclub, Palmer took some...