Archive: ufc news

Jun 2, 2012 2:24 pm

King Mo: Jon Jones Isn't Great Until He Beats Me | MMA NEWs

“King Mo” Lawal has been in the news a lot lately. His recent signing with Bellator and his dual signing with the TNA Wrestling company made head waves a few weeks ago. The dual signing came to a shock to most because it is rare for a fighter to compete in both, entertainment wrestling and...

Jun 2, 2012 1:40 pm

Frank Mir Latest To Be Approved for TRT | MMA NEWS

It may be an unfair upper-hand, cheating, an advantage but it is legal. Testosterone replacement therapy is almost becoming a staple in the world of MMA. The latest fighter to gain approval for the controversial treatment was Frank Mir. His approval came prior to his heavyweight title bout against Junior Dos Santos at UFC 146....

Jun 2, 2012 1:37 pm

Thiago Silva Forced Out Of UFC 149 Bout Against “Shogun” | UFC NEWS

A Brazilian vs. Brazilian bout scheduled for UFC 149 is now officially off the table. Top 205’ers Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Thiago Silva were set to square off in the co-main event of UFC 149; however an injury has forced Silva out of the bout and has left “Shogun” without an opponent. The UFC announced...

Jun 1, 2012 8:50 pm

"TUF Live Finale" Main Card Results & Recap | UFC NEWS

“The Ultimate Fighter Live Finale” has concluded and what an action packed night of fights! Tonight’s main card took place from The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, and aired for free on the popular television channel FX. Not only did Mike Chiesa take out Al Iaquinta to earn the moniker of “Ultimate Fighter Champion”...

Jun 1, 2012 6:09 pm

"TUF Live Finale" Preliminary Card Results & Recap | UFC NEWS

“The Ultimate Fighter Live Finale” is underway from The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. If you missed the single fight on Facebook mixed with the live card on FUEL TV then have no fear, we have your full preliminary card recap and results below. John Albert vs. Erik Perez The first...

Jun 1, 2012 2:00 pm

"TUF Live Finale" Live Results & Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

The very first installment of “The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX” is concluding this evening the the “TUF Live Finale: Ellenberger vs. Kampmann” In the main event UFC welterweights Jake Ellenberger and Martin Kampmann will throw down in an attempt to earn a bid at the UFC’s welterweight title. Follow along with the BJPENN.COM community...

Jun 1, 2012 11:38 am

Thiago Silva Injured & Dana Wants Shogun vs. Glover Teixeira At UFC 149 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Thiago Silva is out of UFC 149 bout with Shogun due to injury. However the UFC wants another Brazilian vs. Brazilian match-up in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Dana White comments on the situation. “With Thiago hurt, we turned to Glover and asked him to go right back in to fight ‘Shogun’ at UFC...

Jun 1, 2012 7:42 am

Strikeforce Champ Melendez Wants Eddie Alvarez Thrown His Way | MMA NEWS

“Yeah, Eddie is someone that I have respected for a long time and I would definitely welcome that. But you know, as much as I try to get excited for these and try to make these things happen, right now, I am trying not to get involved in that. I really don’t have that much...

Jun 1, 2012 7:41 am

"Bigfoots" Manager Calling For Ban On Elbows | UFC NEWS

“Just got back to Brazil, was in the air, and only now found out about the uproar my comments on MMAJunkie Radio created, so I would like to clarify: I have seen way worse cuts then the one Cain inflicted on Bigfoot. The problem with this particular cut was not the size or anything, but...

Jun 1, 2012 7:40 am

Ellenberger Not Content To Sit Out For Title Shot | UFC NEWS

“I’ve never been one to want to wait, especially when I’m doing well. The whole reason I’m in this sport is to become world champion. Getting that fight is ideal, but at the same time I don’t want to sit out six months or a year.” As he tells it to ESPN, top welterweight contender...

Jun 1, 2012 7:36 am

POLL RESULTS | : Can Velasquez put on a better performance in JDS rematch?

In our latest polling here at BJPENN.COM we wanted to get a handle on the next UFC heavyweight title fight and who the fan favorite heading into the proposed matchup is. After last weekend’s UFC event two men stood out above the rest and as such the UFC has almost guaranteed a future showdown between...

Jun 1, 2012 7:27 am

EXCLUSIVE | Roy Nelson on Everything part 1 (Must Read) | UFC NEWS

Roy Nelson recently spoke to BJPenn.com and the results were epic. He touched on just about every topic possible and we were more than willing to listen. On how he’s feeling after his KO victory over Dave Herman at UFC 146: “Ready to fight again. My training camp was a lot harder. It made the...

Jun 1, 2012 7:10 am

The 5 Most Successful and 5 Least Successful TUF Alumni

By Ryan Busuttil As we prepare for the finale of the first edition of “The Ultimate Fighter Live,” I wanted to take a look back at 13 of the previous 14 seasons of the reality series that helped bring the UFC into the mainstream. I’m not counting season 4, The Comeback season, as the show deviated from...

Jun 1, 2012 6:50 am

VIDEO | First Silva vs. Sonnen II Trailer | UFC NEWS

The trailer for “UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II” was released just hours ago, and it gives the rematch even more of a “big fight feel” than it already had. At UFC 117, Anderson Silva stepped into the octagon to defend his UFC Middleweight Title against top-contender Chael Sonnen. Knowing that numbers are only half...