Archive: ufc news

Feb 21, 2012 12:42 pm

Female Star Gina Carano Talks Tate vs. Rousey

“I completely thought that Marloes Coenen was going to win in that last fight against Miesha, so I was really impressed with Miesha. I think Miesha Tate works really hard and I think a lot of people thought Marloes was going to win that fight, so I think she gained a lot of respect from...

Feb 21, 2012 12:27 pm

Strikeforce Tate vs. Rousey Media Conference Call (Full Audio)

Strikeforce executive Scott Coker, female champ Miesha Tate, title challenger Ronda Rousey and lightweights K.J. Noons and Josh Thomson took part in today’s media conference call. While on the call the fighters answered questions from the media invited to partake in today’s event and BJPENN.COM has recorded the call for your listening pleasure. To hear...

Feb 21, 2012 11:41 am

Jacob Volkmann vs. Paul Sass Set For UFC 146

The latest addition to the ever growing UFC 146 card is set between two lightweight fighters. Both Jacob Volkmann and Paul Sass have agreed to square off in Las Vegas. 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 Garden Arena....


Feb 21, 2012 10:42 am

Bisping | Having To Fight Rampage At UFC 144 Is A Death Sentence For Bader

“I’d say [it is a death sentence]. That’s a very tough fight for Ryan Bader. Don’t get me wrong, Bader’s a tough guy and I’ve got a lot of respect for him, he came back from two tough losses impressively. But Rampage is going to be excited to fight in Japan, he’ll be excited to...

Feb 21, 2012 10:20 am

Jacare Awaits New Opponent | Brunson Forced To Withdraw From Columbus Card

As just announced by Strikeforce executive Scott Coker on today’s pre-fight media call, Derek Brunson has been pulled from his bout with Jacare Souza for an inability to pass his pre-fight medical exam. No other details weere given. The March 3rd event is set to go down from the Nationwide Arena in Columbus Ohio and...

Feb 21, 2012 8:54 am

Rampage Jackson | I'm A Street Fighter Not A Martial Artist

“I couldn’t give a rat’s ass if I beat Ryan Bader or not, I just want to put on the best show the world has ever seen. I never claimed to be a martial artist or a guy who’s good at everything. I’m a street fighter. There’s a lot of things I don’t care about....

Feb 21, 2012 8:38 am

"UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson" Extended Preview (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 20, 2012 5:01 pm

A BJ Penn Photo Diary | Hilo & Oahu, The Daily Life Of A Champion

BJ Penn last took you on an inside look of his time while in Las Vegas for the MMA Elite Autograph tour. 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...

Feb 20, 2012 12:40 pm

Tim Boetsch | I Am Going To Smash Okami At UFC 144

“My initial reaction was really surprised to be completely honest. It was a huge step into competition. I was pretty surprised that they were giving me the chance to fight the top of the ladder so soon. I was like, ‘holy cow.’ I didn’t think I would move up that quickly, but at the same...

Feb 20, 2012 11:09 am

Jake Ellenberger Hoping And Praying For Carlos Condit Rematch

“I think I should’ve been clearer on what I want and who I want to fight. I think I can beat Carlos Condit, and that’s really the fight I want. That’s the fight I’m hoping and praying for – but it’s not my decision. It’s absolutely what I want, though. I’ve fought him before, and...

Feb 20, 2012 10:08 am

Jake Shields Wants To Put A Beating On Akiyama This Weekend At UFC 144

UFC welterweight Jake Shields is set to welcome Yoshihiro Akiyama this weekend at UFC 144. In this video entry Shields tells the UFC producers that he is ready to disappoint the Japanese crowd and beat Akiyama. Read More: Jake Shields (News), Yoshihiro Akiyama (News), UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson

Feb 20, 2012 9:01 am

Cro Cop To Pat Barry | Come Here Son… Do You Feel Lucky Punk? (Video)

While in Croatia helping Mirko Cro Cop prepare for his kickboxing match against Raf Sefo, UFC heavyweight Pat Barry is apparently taking his share of abuse from his combat fighting elder. Obviously just in fun, the two kick boxers seem to really be enjoying their time together. Read More: Pat Barry (News), Mirko Cro Cop...

Feb 19, 2012 6:33 pm

Fan Q&A With BJPENN.COM’s Corissa Furr

For the past couple of months we have been featuring the lovely and talented Corissa Furr on BJPENN.COM. Over this course of time I have noticed the huge response she is getting from our readers here and as such we are opening the floor for you guys to ask questions to BJPENN.COM’s newest team member....

Feb 19, 2012 5:52 pm

Rashad Evans Fought Phil Davis With Three Broken Ribs

“Going into that fight I wanted to make sure I negated Phil’s wrestling ability. He has a high level of wrestling and I thought I could out wrestle him so that’s what I was trying to do. That whole camp was a tough camp for me; about a week before the fight I broke three...