Archive: ufc news

Jan 26, 2012 1:40 pm

UFC NEWS | UFC On FOX 2 | Replay Of Today's Pre-Fight Press Conference (Full Video)

Today the UFC is held their “UFC on FOX 2: Evans vs. Davis” pre-fight press conference live from the “W Chicago” Hotel in Chicago, Il. In attendance was Dana White, Rashad Evans, Phil Davis, Chael Sonnen, Michael Bisping, Chris Weidman, Demian Maia, Mike Russow and John-Olav Einemo. The live broadcast kicked off at 2:00 p.m....


Jan 26, 2012 5:30 am

UFC NEWS | Dan Henderson Implies That Vitor Belfort Uses Steroids, Says He’s Getting Crazy

“That’s not true, this fight [against Anthony Johnson] was never offered to me. Steroids might be killing Vitor’s neurons, he’s getting crazy to say something like that”. Yesterday we featured comments from Vitor Belfort that explained his decisions for taking the Anthony Johnson fight in Brazil. In the same interview Belfort stated that Dan Henderson...

Jan 26, 2012 4:30 am

UFC NEWS | “Mr. Wonderful” Believes He Can Take Out Jon Jones If Given The Chance

“I think a fight with me and Jon would go like any other fight I’ve had…I am undefeated.” In anticipation of this weekend’s UFC on FOX 2 main event between Rashad Evans and Phil Davis, “Mr. Wonderful” tells mmafighting.com that he believes if given the opportunity he would beat Jon Jones and keep his undefeated...

Jan 26, 2012 4:00 am

UFC NEWS | Demian Maia Wants You To Know That It’s Obvious Sonnen Is Joking

“We have talked a few times. I think he’s very intelligent, he knows what to say. I think he sometimes pushes the envelope, but he’s good in attracting the media to himself. He’s a very tough fighter, and deserves to fight for the title. I have nothing against him, and it’s obvious that you don’t...

Jan 26, 2012 3:45 am

UFC NEWS | Lawlor vs. MacDonald Expected For Unnamed UFC Event In May

A middleweight contest is in the works between Tom Lawlor and Jason MacDonald for a yet to be announced May event in Virginia. While little is known at this time, the UFC’s return trip to Virginia is expected to go down on May 15th from the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va. The Lawlor vs. MacDonald...

Jan 25, 2012 3:00 pm

UFC NEWS | MMA Fight Photo Of The Week | Barry Does Work, Morecraft Unconscious

This week’s most story telling photo coming out of a recent MMA fight is this one showing Pat Barry hovering over his freshest kill inside the cage. Last week’s UFC on FX 1 broadcast opener between Barry and Morecraft took home “Fight of the Night” honors and showed a much improved Pat Barry weather the...

Jan 25, 2012 12:04 pm

UFC NEWS | Vitor Belfort | I Dominated a 220 Pound Man

“He’s a strong guy, feared in UFC. Dan Henderson refused to fight him, everybody declined it. He’s a guy who’s hard to match-up in this division, but I accepted it at a glance. I have never feared any man… I thought it was good challenge and I said yes. I showed how I value the...

Jan 25, 2012 5:10 am

UFC NEWS | Cruz Replaces Jones In This Week's UFC on FOX Q&A | Updated Schedule Of Events

We previously announced here on BJPENN.COM that this week’s UFC Fan Q&A session was being handled by UFC light-heavyweight champion, Jon Jones. That was the original plan, however for undisclosed reasons the champ has been forced out of the commitment and in his place comes bantamweight champion, Dominick Cruz. The Media workouts originally thought to...

Jan 25, 2012 4:45 am

UFC NEWS| Evans Believes Phil Davis Is Scared Of His Wrestling

“When it comes to MMA wrestling, he’s definitely not a better wrestler when it comes to that. That bothers him and it actually makes him a little bit afraid as well. When he gets hit on his feet and he can’t go to his safety zone, which is on the ground, then he starts going...

Jan 25, 2012 4:40 am

UFC NEWS | ALISTAIR OVEREEM CONFIDENT ABOUT LITIGATION WITH GOLDEN GLORY

BJPENN.COM received a press release from the legal team of UFC heavyweight title challenger Alistair Overeem’s legal representatives in regards to his ongoing legal battle with his former management team “Golden Glory.” For the first time, Overeem and his team have issued a statement for public release about this ongoing legal saga. Check it out:...