Archive: ufc news

Jun 6, 2012 1:57 am

Rashad Evans Looking To Avenge Losses To Jones & Machida | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Rashad Evans in an interview with 790 The Ticket. Evans comments on his bout with Jon Jones at UFC 145. “It was difficult because it was a fight I really wanted, but it was a good learning tool because it helped me understand that things won’t always go my way and it...

Jun 6, 2012 1:35 am

Aaron Simpson vs Kenny Robertson Booked With Fitch Out Injured | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Kenny Robertson steps in to face Aaron Simpson in place of Jon Fitch. Simpson will face Robertson at UFC on FUEL TV 4 at the HP Pavilion in San Jose on July 11, 2012. Fitch had to pull out of the bout with Simpson as he partially tore his ACL and will...

Jun 5, 2012 6:23 pm

Notable fighters who tested positive for Steroids | MMA NEWS

In the ever evolving world of MMA it is imperative that fighters stay healthy and up their game every day. Injuries happen and big fights come up for almost every mixed martial arts athlete. When that stuff happens the temptation to get a little extra kick from banned substances, that edge you need to overcome...

Jun 5, 2012 6:22 pm

Video | Joseph Benavidez Gives Prediction On McCall Vs. Johnson | UFC News

http://youtu.be/yGF-fEJ43kk Flyweight title contender Joseph Benavidez spoke with analyst Ariel Helwani about the upcoming rematch between Demetrious Johnson vs. Ian McCall. Benavidez has been on the shelf waiting to take on the winner of that fight and he’ll finally find out who he’ll be facing for the UFC flyweight title.

Jun 5, 2012 5:59 pm

Video | GSP Road To Recovery | UFC News

UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St Pierre in his road back to the octagon. St Pierre has told fans he is currently “ahead of schedule,” but is still concentrating solely on his rehab and not a title unification bout opposite Interim titleholder Carlos Condit.

Jun 5, 2012 5:03 pm

Greg Jackson Will Not Corner St. Pierre or Condit If They Fight | UFC NEWS

By Jonathan Kirschner Greg Jackson has been in the corner of a number of fighters the past few years leading them to championship wins inside the octagon. However, if all the stars align and the UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre and UFC Interim Welterweight Champion Carlos Condit do end up facing each other, Greg...

Jun 5, 2012 3:12 pm

Michael McDonald Signs A New Four-Fight Deal With UFC | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Bantamweight contender Michael McDonald has landed a new four fight deal with the UFC. Sources close to the fighter’s camp confirmed the news to MMAWeekly.com. McDonald has gone (4-0) in the UFC and in his last bout at UFC 145 stopped former WEC Bantamweight Champion Miguel Torres in the first round. With...

Jun 5, 2012 2:33 pm

Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin In The Works For UFC 151 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister A featherweight bout is in the works for the September 1st UFC 151. On the Las Vegas card Denis Siver & Eddie Yagin are set to square off according to MMANytt.se who report that verbal agreements are in place from both Siver and Yagin. Denis Siver will stay in the Featherweight division...

Jun 5, 2012 9:15 am

Just Scrap Radio To Run Thursday | MMA NEWS

Unfortunately due to scheduling difficulties BJPENN.COM’ weekly edition of “Just Scrap Radio” will be aired this Thursday instead of in it’s usually slot today. Tune in on Thursday at 1 p.m. ET.

Jun 5, 2012 9:10 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva: Spider Philosophy | UFC NEWS

Catch up with Anderson “Spider” Silva as he trains for one of the most anticipated rematches in years. But being physically ready is only half the battle. Anderson subscribes to an MMA philosophy that goes even further. Plus hear what inspired him to get into mixed martial arts

Jun 5, 2012 8:44 am

VIDEO | MMA Stars Predict Ortiz vs. Griffin III | UFC NEWS

MMA fighters predict the third fight between Forrest Griffin and Tito Ortiz. Luke Rockhold, Dominick Cruz, Urijah Faber, Antonio Silva, Dan Hardy, Stefan Struve, Tim Kennedy and John Dodson all gave their predictions for the fight and their thoughts on Tito’s retirement.

Jun 5, 2012 8:39 am

Dream Over | Japan's DREAM Promotion Closes Doors | MMA NEWS

This past weekend it was reported that Japan’s number one MMA promotion has went out of business. MMA-Japan had the scoop: [box_light] DREAM is no longer a going business, we learned today from various people in the industry. Multiple sources have confirmed this with MMA-Japan. OF COURSE and I put this in bold print –...

Jun 5, 2012 7:53 am

Video | UFC Teams Up With EA Games| UFC News

The UFC have announced they have left the partnership with THQ and signed a “multi-year, multi-product partnership” with EA Sports. http://youtu.be/g6SwYIhhCnk What do you think of the deal would you have liked another THQ product or do you support the move over to EA ?

Jun 5, 2012 7:45 am

John Albert Talks Kim Winslow Referee Controversy | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Bantamweight John Albert discusses the controversial stoppage of his fight by Kim Winslow at The Ultimate Fighter 15 Finale. Albert was in an armbar and seemed to be manoeuvring his way out of the position when Kim Winslow jumped in and stopped the fight. Albert states he did not tap and...

Jun 5, 2012 7:40 am

Greg Jackson Comes Out In Support Of Jon Jones | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Greg Jackson comments while on HDNet’s InsideMMA. Jackson comments on Jon Jones arrest under suspicion of DWI which he later pleaded guilty for accepting a plea bargain. “He’s trying to do the right thing here,” “As long as you make a mistake and learn from it, I hope people give him a...