Archive: ufc news


Jan 30, 2012 2:11 pm

UFC NEWS | Countdown To “UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” Airs Tomorrow On Fuel TV

Tomorrow, the UFC and FUEL TV are set to air the Countdown to UFC 143 special tomorrow. Starting at 9 p.m. ET the show will debut tomorrow (Tuesday, Jan 31.) and will replay throughout the week. (check your local listings for replays) While this weekend’s “UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” event is also getting the...

Jan 30, 2012 1:43 pm

UFC NEWS | Jon Jones Asked For A Top 10 Heavyweight Before The Year Is Up

“I actually asked Dana and Lorenzo if I could take a fight [at heavyweight] for the fans at the end of 2012. I figure, beating Henderson and Rashad, there would be a period of waiting on who I am going to fight next and during that period, at the end of 2012 I requested to...

Jan 30, 2012 11:02 am

MMA NEWS | Satoshi Ishii Receives Cerebral Edema From Fedor Fight, Future In Sport Grim

MMA Legend Fedor Emelianenko last fought at this past years DREAM Year end event against Judo gold medalist, Satoshi Ishii. He won the fight against the much less experience Ishii via knockout and it appears that Ishii may have lost his ability to ever fight in another MMA Match again. FightOpinion broke the news: [box_light]...

Jan 30, 2012 10:15 am

UFC NEWS | Leonard Garcia Out Of UFC 144 Bout With Injury

UFC featherweight fighter, Leonard Garcia is the latest to catch the injury bug in a lead up to a fight. Due to an undisclosed injury he has been forced out of his scheduled UFC 144 appearance with Tiequan Zhang. UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena...

Jan 30, 2012 9:58 am

UFC NEWS | At -600 Jones Opens As Huge Favorite Over Evans

Now set to square off for the UFC’s light-heavyweight title in April, Jon Jones and Rashad Evans will finally get to settle their year-long grudge match. Evans boasts one of the most impressive resumes and records in his division, with only one loss and victories over the likes of Chuck Liddell and Rampage Jackson he...

Jan 30, 2012 8:50 am

UFC NEWS | GSP Issues Update On Injury Status (Video)

“Hi everyone! I’m back in Montreal for the weekend. I just started training gymnastics again. I’m very limited in what I can do but I had a great workout. Pat prepared a great training program for me. I’ll see everyone next weekend in Las Vegas for the fight, Condit [vs.] Diaz.” Click here for the...

Jan 30, 2012 7:53 am

UFC NEWS | UFC on FUEL TV 1 Set With Four Bout Main Card

An eight man / four fight main card is officially set for the UFC’s debut on FUEL TV. UFC on FUEL TV is set to take place in Omaha, Nebraska on February 15 from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez is set for the evening’s main event. Other...

Jan 29, 2012 2:23 pm

Grappling Spotlight | Keenan Cornelius Makes Waves In Rise To World Champion Status

We are taking a step back today from our regular mainstream MMA news coverage to bring to light the phenomenal rise of Keenan Cornelius in the grappling world. Keenan is son to Tom Callos. That’s right the same Tom Callos who regularly contributes here on BJPENN.COM and the same Tom Callos that introduced our very...

Jan 29, 2012 12:32 pm

UFC NEWS | BJPENN.COM Mobile Is Here!!

Cellphone users need not worry any longer. From this point forward anyone with internet browsing capabilities on their cellphone can now access the new BJPENN.COM Mobile. We have now integrated the best features of BJPENN.COM into a fully functional mobile version of the website which allows easier navigation, smoother load times and the ability to...

Jan 28, 2012 9:28 pm

UFC on FOX 2 Photo Gallery

UFC on FOX 2 took place tonight from the sold-out United Center in Chicago. In the main event, Phil Davis squared off with Rashad Evans for the number one contender seat in the UFC’s light-heavyweight division ruled over by Jon Jones and Evans took the win. The co-feature of the evening was a middleweight number...

Jan 28, 2012 8:49 pm

Dana White Scored Bisping As Winner Over Sonnen

For what it’s worth UFC President Dana White scored tonight’s co-main event for Michael Bisping. Unfortunately for the British fighter the ringside officials didn’t see it the same way. Here is what Dana said during the UFC on FUEL TV’s post-fight special: “I actually scored that fight having Bisping winning two rounds to one. I...