Archive: ufc news

Jan 1, 2012 9:17 am


Here is to a New Year! Thank you all for your support throughout 2011. Hope everyone has an amazing 2012. Let’s make it the best year yet. – BJPENN.COM

Dec 31, 2011 9:54 am

MMA NEWS – DREAM New Year 2011 Results: Emelianenko & Aoki End The Year Victorious

“DREAM: Fight for Japan. How are you! New Year 2011.” took place early this morning from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the headlining slot is heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko was able to defeat, Judo Olympic gold medalist, Satoshi Ishii in the first round. In the co-featured slot Shinya Aoki defended his lightweight title...

Dec 31, 2011 9:44 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Salary Report: Lesnar Top Earner

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the list of total disclosed payrolls for last night’s UFC 141 pay-per-view event and Brock Lesnar Leads the pack with the highest disclosed salary. UFC 141 took place last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view featured former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar...

Dec 30, 2011 2:10 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Live Results

UFC 141 is set to take place tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The end-of-year pay-per-view event will feature a five-round non-title fight between former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar and newly signed heavyweight stand-out Alistair Overeem. In the co-main event of the evening a heated lightweight rivalry will come to...

Dec 30, 2011 2:00 pm

UFC NEWS – BJPENN.COM'S UFC 141 Discussion Thread

Tonight’s UFC 141 event is the last of 2011. This year we have seen more MMA events than ever and the UFC is sending off the year with a bang in what has been marketed as the largest main event in UFC history. Scheduled for five-rounds, Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem are guaranteed to deliver...

Dec 30, 2011 1:10 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Betting Lines: Overeem And Cerrone Favorites Tonight

We can sit here and debate these matchups tonight until we are blue in the face. But between having your fan favorite and doing your own variation of MMA Math, tonight’s UFC 141 pay-per-view event is stacked with many intriguing fights that are hard to call. We’ve done our poll for the week; we’ve weighed...

Dec 30, 2011 1:05 pm

UFC NEWS – Pro’s Pick Lesnar vs. Overeem For BJPENN.COM

It came to me late last night, while I was working away on BJPENN.COM that our readers here might enjoy some insight from some of MMA’s insiders about tonight’s UFC 141 main event between Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem. As such, I reached out to some of the friendliest guys in my phone book to...

Dec 30, 2011 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – Poll Results: Who takes it, Lesnar or Overeem?

Our latest polling here at BJPENN.COM asked readers who you thought was going to win tonight’s UFC 141 main event between Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem. While the results where close, the majority of our readers here picked Alistair Overeem over the former UFC heavyweight champion, Brock Lesnar. 3,692 of you cast your vote and...

Dec 29, 2011 4:28 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Weigh-In Results

MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view) Brock Lesnar () vs. Alistair Overeem (263) Donald Cerrone (156) vs. Nate Diaz (157)* Jon Fitch (171) vs. Johny Hendricks (170) Alexander Gustafsson (203) vs. Vladimir Matyushenko (205) Jim Hettes (145) vs. Nam Phan (146) PRELIMINARY CARD: (Spike TV) Junior Assuncao (145) vs. Ross Pearson (145) Danny Castillo (156) vs. Anthony Njokuani...

Dec 29, 2011 2:54 pm

UFC NEWS – EXCLUSIVE: Efrain Escudero Is Happy To Be Back In The UFC, Sends A Clear Message To Volkmann. “Let’s do this, meet me in the center lets fight”

It’s been a long road for “The Ultimate Fighter” winner, Efrain Escudero. The past 14 months he has had to fight from promotion to promotion trying to earn his way back to the UFC following a controversial dismissal from the promotion that was punishment for both a loss and missing weight. However, the past is...

Dec 29, 2011 1:38 pm

UFC NEWS – Cerrone Blog: "I'm In Nate's Head"

What I can say is that Nate Diaz is a little (individual) who is going to get his ass kicked at UFC 141 tomorrow night. What happened yesterday when Dana White brought us together to do a pose-down? That was all Diaz. He came towards me, he was mumbling something stupid – who knows what,...

Dec 29, 2011 12:20 pm

UFC NEWS – EXCLUSIVE: Jacob Volkmann Says Arrogant Efrain’s Just a “JUCO” Wrestler, Wants The Diaz vs. Cerrone Winner, States Lesnar Will Run Over Overeem Like A Semi

UFC lightweight fighter, Jacob Volkmann has faced some of the toughest guys the UFC has to offer. After dropping two closely contested fights at welterweight he made the move to lightweight and has seemed virtually unstoppable in four competitions. Originally scheduled to face T.J. Grant this Friday during the UFC 141 event, he was forced...

Dec 29, 2011 11:29 am

UFC NEWS – EXCLUSIVE: Cesar Gracie Not A Fan Of His Fighters Getting Physical During Staredowns, Thinks Cerrone Is Scared, Talks Diaz vs. Condit

Coach and manager of the Diaz brothers, Cesar Gracie, recently had a chat with about this weekend’s co-main event between his student, Nate Diaz and Donald Cerrone. During yesterday’s pre-fight press conference Nate Diaz was seen shoving his opponent and knocking his hat off of his head and to that Cesar had the following...