Archive: ufc news

Feb 24, 2012 9:28 am

Dana White UFC 144 Blog Part 2 (Video)

UFC president Dana White just issued his second pre-UFC 144 video blog. He takes behind the scenes during the lead up to fight night and around Tokyo through his eyes. Read More: Dana White (News), UFC 143, UFC 144


Feb 23, 2012 2:57 pm

“Sudden Death” Rounds Implemented For UFC Flyweight Tournament?

During a recent interview with Tap Out Radio’s “Crooklyn’s Corner” UFC fighter Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson broke news that the UFC made him sign a “Sudden Death” clause in his latest bout agreement. This is not only news, but it is also unheard of in modern Mixed Martial Arts. Due to the fact that this...

Feb 23, 2012 2:23 pm

45 Minutes With "Rampage" Jackson In Japan (Must See Video)

In this one of a kind feature, journalist Ariel Helwani walks around the streets of Tokyo, Japan with UFC superstar Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. Camera’s rolling and scripts thrown out the window, the two engage in one of the more interesting discussions an MMA fan could ask for. Read More: Rampage Jackson (News), UFC 144, UFC...

Feb 23, 2012 1:56 pm

Official Ronda Rousey Blog Part 2 | "My Pampered Life?"

By ‘Rowdy’ Ronda Rousey: I read recently on Miesha’s blog that she thinks that she has the heart of a champion because in her first MMA bout was getting punched till she got a bloody nose, was losing a match and then came back to win. She then stated that I’ve been pampered and protected...

Feb 23, 2012 1:19 pm

Shields On Akiyama | He’ll Cheat Any Opportunity He Gets

“They do have submissions in judo. You can’t get too cocky and be like, ‘Oh, I can leave things out there.’ I think my submissions are certainly better than his, but he is a guy good enough that if you’re stupid and make a mistake, he can catch you… He is a guy that has...

Feb 23, 2012 12:58 pm

Photo Gallery | UFC 144 Pre-Fight Press Conference

UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan since UFC...

Feb 23, 2012 11:01 am

Comedian "Roasts" UFC 144 Fighters | Hilarious Video

UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan since UFC...

Feb 23, 2012 9:11 am

UFC 144 Coverage | Forget Lin, it's time for Ben-Sanity

Video: Ben-Sanity UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan...

Feb 23, 2012 8:58 am

UFC 144 Coverage | Frankie Edgar Fine Tunes His Muay Thai With Phil Nurse (Video)

UFC Light Weight Champion, Frankie Edgar discusses training with Kru Phil Nurse at the WAT in NYC. UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie...

Feb 23, 2012 8:13 am

UFC 144 Staredown Pics | Edgar vs. "Bendo", Rampage vs. Bader, Akiyama vs. Shields

UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan since UFC...

Feb 23, 2012 7:59 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Press Conference (Full Video Archive)

UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan since UFC...

Feb 22, 2012 5:59 pm

UFC Adds A Trio Of Bouts to UFC 146 In Las Vegas

BJPENN.COM just learned that the UFC has added three additional bouts to the upcoming UFC 146 event headed to Las Vegas. Gabriel Gonzaga will take on undefeated Strikeforce import Shane Del Rosario, “The Ultimate Fighter” winner Diego Brandao will face off with Darren Elkins in his first post-reality show bout and new UFC signee Glover...

Feb 22, 2012 4:59 pm

Nick Diaz Will Fight Again Says Teammate Jake Shields

“He’s calmed down; I think he’s gonna fight again. I think it’s just, you know, he’s been a little burned out. They’ve been fighting him like crazy, keeping him busy. I think he just needs a little break. Unfortunately, he’ll probably be suspended for a little while, but the time off will make him love...

Feb 22, 2012 4:55 pm

Bristol Marunde In For Brunson Against Jacare On March 3

Yesterday we released a breaking story revealed by Strikeforce executive Scott Coker. The March 3 Strikeforce event slated for Columbus, Ohio took a hit to its roster when Derek Brunson was unable to pass Ohio medical exams and was subsequently removed from his bout against Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. The Strikeforce match making department went straight...

Feb 22, 2012 4:00 pm

First Official Steps Against Nick Diaz Taken By NSAC | Temporary Suspension Issued

A meeting held today in the State of Nevada by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) started the process in determining the licensing fate of UFC welterweight fighter Nick Diaz. During the hearing the NSAC confirmed what we already knew and that is that they are officially taking action against Diaz for failing his UFC...

Feb 22, 2012 2:07 pm

Dana White Responds To Mayweather Camp | You Shut The Fu** Up!

If you have somehow been under a rock and missed the biggest bit of controversy coming out of the last two days then allow me to update you. First Floyd Mayweather came out with some racial comments towards Asians. (See them here) Then Dana White came out and blasted Floyd for being a racist (See...