Archive: ufc news

Mar 5, 2012 11:29 am

Barnett vs. Cormier Grand-Prix Finale Set For May 19

After being put off for the past several months due to an injured finalist, the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand-Prix Finale now has a date for its conclusion. Finalists Josh Barnett and Daniel Cormier have agreed to face off in the tournament finals on May 19, live on Showtime. Strikeforce officials announced the pairing during last Saturday’s...

Mar 5, 2012 10:36 am

Chael Sonnen | Alves Is A Boob For Getting Tapped In The Third

“There is nobody else more surprised that (Alves) tapped out, more than Martin Kapmann. I think Martin will tell you himself, he didn’t have that choke. You have to be a real boob to get caught at the end of the fight like that.” While on the FUEL TV post UFC on FX 2 show,...

Mar 5, 2012 10:13 am

Strikeforce Coverage | Miesha Tate's Arm Is Not Broken After All

It looked painful, it looked like it was bent backwards, it made the world queasy and everyone assumed the arm was broken. However that does not seem to be the case. According to Miesha Tate he submission loss to Ronda Rousey this past Saturday did not result in any broken bones. Here is what she...

Mar 5, 2012 9:49 am

Roy Nelson Will Drop To Light-Heavyweight If Fan Challenge Accepted

UFC president Dana White, UFC ringside commentator Joe Rogan and fans across the world have been clamoring for UFC heavyweight fighter Roy Nelson to put down the cheeseburgers and start cutting the fat so that he may compete at his full potential. He currently resides in the upper-middle tier of the heavyweight pack, but his...


Mar 5, 2012 9:35 am

Quick Twitt | Dana White Backs Off Strikeforce Production, 100% UFC Now

Earlier in the year we reported that UFC president Dana White was looking to take a more active role with the production of Strikeforce. With promises he would be ringside at all events and work on building the brand just like he did the UFC, White proclaimed Strikeforce was here to stay. However, something has...

Mar 5, 2012 9:13 am

Urijah Faber Video | Ultimate Fighter Live Blog 1

Ultimate Fighter Live coach Urijah Faber blogs about his upcoming coaching gig which starts filming this week. The Ultimate Fighter Live debut is set to air this Friday. Read More: The Ultimate Fighter, Urijah Faber (News), Dominick Cruz (News)

Mar 5, 2012 9:06 am

Photo | "Jacare Souza" Breaks Hand In Round 1 Of Strikeforce Bout

Former Strikeforce middleweight champion, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, apparently fought last Saturday night with a broken hand. Even with the fracture he was able to submit his last minute opponent Bristol Marunde in the third round. If you missed our play-by-play and results you can check them out HERE. Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey...

Mar 4, 2012 10:45 am

VIDEO & Arm Break Photo Gallery | Miesha Tate vs. Ronda Rousey Fight Highlight

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tateand proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. Want to see some different more in-depth angles of the arm break? Head to page 2. If you missed the event...

Mar 4, 2012 10:26 am

"Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" Post Fight Press Conference (Video)

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tateand proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. If you missed the event you can check out our Play by Play HERE. Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey...

Mar 4, 2012 10:17 am

"Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" Post-Fight Interviews (Video)

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” has come and gone. In the end it was Ronda Rousey who took out the champ, Miesha Tateand proved why she is the number one female bantamweight in the world. If you missed the event you can check out our Play by Play HERE. More Interviews on Page 2. Read More:...

Mar 3, 2012 4:33 pm

"Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" Live Results And Discussion Thread

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” goes down tonight on Showtime. The preliminary card is set to kick off on Showtime Extreme at 8:00pm ET and the main card starts on Showtime at 10:00pm ET. In tonight’s main event Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate throw down for the female bantamweight title currently held my the champion, Miesha...

Mar 3, 2012 9:14 am

VIDEO | Thiago Alves "Devastated" Over Last Nights Loss

“I was happy that I was able to pick him apart. That was the plan, but unfortunately in the last 48 seconds, I got caught. It’s devastating. But, it was out of my control — I know I did my best in every aspect. I was winning the fight after three rounds, I just made...

Mar 3, 2012 8:59 am

Photo Gallery | UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves

UFC on FX 2 went down last night from Sydney, Australia’s Allphones Arena. In the main event Martin Kampmann took a page out of the book of Tim Boetsch and stole victory from Thiago Alves with a last minute guillotine choke to force Alves to tap and secure victory in the third round. In addition...

Mar 3, 2012 8:02 am

Benavidez, Kampmann, Johnson & McCall Take home $50k Fight Night Bonuses

UFC on FX 2 went down last night from Sydney, Australia’s Allphones Arena. In the main event Martin Kampmann took a page out of the book of Tim Boetsch and stole victory from Thiago Alves with a last minute guillotine choke to force Alves to tap and secure victory in the third round. In addition...

Mar 3, 2012 7:45 am

Video | UFC on FX 2 Main Event Highlight

UFC on FX 2 went down last night from Sydney, Australia’s Allphones Arena. In the main event Martin Kampmann took a page out of the book of Tim Boetsch and stole victory from Thiago Alves with a last minute guillotine choke to force Alves to tap and secure victory in the third round. In addition...

Mar 2, 2012 11:07 am

"UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves" Live Results And Discussion Thread

UFC on FX 2 is slated to go down this Friday from Sydney, Australia’s AllPhones Arena and in the main event we will see a welterweight showdown between Martin Kampmann and Thiago Alves. Also on the card will be the first round of the UFC’s Flyweight tournament. The preliminary Card on Facebook.com kicks off at...

Mar 2, 2012 10:59 am

Live "Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" Weigh-In Results (5PM ET)

Strikeforce is holding their “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” official weigh-in ceremony today in Columbus Ohio. BJPENN.COM will be there on scene to provide the official weigh-in results this afternoon as all participating fighters hit the scales to make their bouts official. “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” takes place tomorrow night from Columbus Ohio’s Nationwide Arena. The...