Archive: ufc news

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...

Feb 22, 2012 1:48 pm

UFC 144 Fighters Get Comical At Open Workouts (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 22, 2012 1:24 pm

Video Highlights From Yesterday's UFC 144 Open Work Out Event

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 1:12 pm

UFC 144's Quinton "Rampage" Jackson looking to Knockout Bader for Japanese fans

By: Joshua Carey Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has returned to Japan for the first time since PRIDE 31 in 2006. Jackson, who spent five-years fighting in the country during his tenure under the aforementioned PRIDE banner meets Ryan Bader in the co-headliner at UFC 144’s pay-per-view inside Saitama Super Arena. With a professional career that spans...


Feb 22, 2012 12:48 pm

Video | Countdown To UFC 144 (Full Episode)

144 Countdown Pt 1 by MMAHighKick 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...

Feb 22, 2012 11:51 am

Dan Hardy Returning Against Duane Ludwig At UFC 146

A very exciting welterweight matchup has been booked for the UFC 146 card set for Las Vegas. Both Dan Hardy and Duane Ludwig have agreed to face each other in welterweight clash. UFC 146 is set to take place on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand...

Feb 22, 2012 10:09 am

UFC 144 Pre Fight Interviews | Shields, Bader, Okami & More (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 22, 2012 9:58 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Frankie Edgar | Benson Has No Holes

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 9:36 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Cheick Kongo | Wants Frank Mir Rematch

On the heels of his UFC 144 fight with Mark Hunt Cheick Kongo discusses his desire to rematch former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir. Mir and Kongo originally faced off at UFC 107 back in 2009 where it took Frank just over a minute to drop and choke Kongo Unconscious. Read More: Rampage Jackson (News),...

Feb 22, 2012 9:20 am

UFC 144 Pre-Fight Interview | Rampage Jackson | Joe Rogan Does Nut Ride BJJ Fighters

In this pre-fight interview conducted by mmafighting.com former UFC light-heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson explains his prior remarks about Joe Rogan and counters Joe Rogans response. He also discusses what fighting in Japan means to him and what he thinks of his upcoming opponent Ryan Bader.   Read More: Rampage Jackson (News), Joe Rogan (News),...

Feb 22, 2012 9:05 am

Photo Gallery | UFC 144 Fighter's Around Japan

For the first time in the ZUFFA owned UFC era the UFC is in Japan. Japan is commonly considered as the birth place for Mixed Martial Arts and many cannot wait for this show to go down on Saturday. Continue on to the next page for some candid shots of the fighters while in “The...

Feb 22, 2012 8:46 am

Condit Doesn't Want A Rematch, Says Ellenberger

“I think the fans do want it, but at the same time, I don’t know if that’s what the UFC wants or not. I really don’t. If it was up to me, then yeah, we’d probably be fighting in May or June, but I don’t know if that’s what the UFC wants. I think they...

Feb 22, 2012 8:27 am

UFC 144 Video | Bader Not Looking To Stand And Trade With Rampage

“I’m going to be smart about it. I’m not just going to go out there and trade punches with Rampage. I’m not afraid to go out there and strike with him, but I’m going to mix up every bit of my MMA training. I’m going to use some wrestling, I’m going to use some kicks,...

Feb 22, 2012 7:52 am

UFC President | "Yes Floyd, You're Racist" (Video)

Yesterday we leaked a quote from Dana White calling boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather a racist and today we have the video we referenced in the quote. Check it out…   Read More: Dana White (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts

Feb 21, 2012 7:12 pm

Breaking | Nate Marquardt Back With ZUFFA | Signed To Strikeforce

Just announced on the UFC’s weekly news show “UFC Tonight”, Nate Marquardt has been signed by Strikeforce and the promotion hopes to debut him against Tryon Woodley for the vacant Strikeforce welterweight title. Nate Marquardt was fired by the UFC when he failed to disclose his use of Tesosterone Replacement Therapy and as a result...

Feb 21, 2012 5:45 pm

UFC President Fires Off At Floyd Mayweather For Being A “Racist”

“First of all, what [he] said, I think, was racist. He’s made a couple of racist comments. And yes, you’re racist with the stuff you’ve said. … You dummy. Don’t worry about what all these other guys are doing, and shooting your big mouth off on Twitter. … And I know I speak for millions...

Feb 21, 2012 5:01 pm

Video | Rogan Responds To Rampage | I Can't Protect Everyone's Feelings

“Rampage Jackson’s mad at me. I was watching and he was calling me fake ass. He was saying that all I want him to do his throw low kicks and the reason he doesn’t throw low kicks is because he was fighting a wrestler ‘you dumbass.’ Look, man, I love Rampage. I don’t mean to...

Feb 21, 2012 4:40 pm

Tate Says Rousey Is Not A Real Fighter, Has Barely Even Thrown A Punch

“Ronda doesn’t have a lot of experience…She has a lot of bad habits that come from Judo that are going to be hard for her to break because they are instinctual, it’s called Muscle memory. She’s trained it that way so many times but it doesn’t work that well for MMA. As a Mixed Martial...

Feb 21, 2012 4:24 pm

Four UFC on FUEL TV 1 Fighters Received Medical Suspensions

UFC on FUEL TV took place last week in Omaha, Nebraska from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez was featured in the main event of the evening. It took all three-rounds for Ellenberger to secure victory tonight, but it wasn’t without its complications. After a pretty one-sided first...

Feb 21, 2012 3:38 pm

Quick Twitt | Ronda Rousey Responds To Tate With A Photo Of Her Own

The above image was sent out from Miesha Tate’s official Twitter account. We featured it here on BJPENN.COM last week when it was released. Now Ronda Rousey took to twitter with her own version of the same Photo. Check it out…   Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce

Feb 21, 2012 1:49 pm

Dominick Cruz | Urijah Faber Has No Clue How To Beat My Style

“At the end of the show, I get to fight Faber and you know, I’ll always fight him better than he’ll fight me. As much as he wants to talk about being the more dangerous fighter, this and that — the dude was on his heels the entire fight. He didn’t wanna come forward. He...

Feb 21, 2012 1:17 pm

Jackson Back On The "Rampage" In Tokyo | UFC 144 Coverage

Former unified UFC & PRIDE light heavyweight champion ‘Rampage’ Jackson is pumped to finally be fighting again in Japan – where he made his legend – after an absence of exactly six years. Jackson last fought in the Land of the Rising Sun in February 2006, defeating elite judo competitor Yoon Dong-Sik at the PRIDE...