Archive: UFC on FOX 2

Aug 8, 2013 3:40 pm

Nik Lentz used $65,000 ‘FOTN’ bonus for father’s life-saving operation

Kevin Iole has for years chronicled MMA with great depth for Yahoo Sports. In this must-read piece for any true fan of the sport, he details how UFC featherweight Nik Lentz (24-5-2 MMA, 8-2-1 UFC) came to spend his $65,000 ‘Fight of the Night’ bonus vs. Evan Dunham at UFC on Fox 2 on January...

Jul 8, 2013 12:34 pm

What is Anderson Silva’s Current State of Mind?

I would imagine the first thing someone presently called the greatest fighter of all time would feel after a loss is disappointment. With one vicious left hand Chris Weidman captured the UFC Middleweight Championship Saturday Night by kocking out that fighter. He knocked out the greatest Middleweight Champion the UFC has ever listed on its...

Jan 26, 2013 12:53 pm

UFC on Fox 6: Johnson vs. Dodson- Main Card Predictions

  The UFC returns to the United Center tonight in Chicago, IL with UFC on Fox 6: Johnson vs. Dodson. It was just about a year ago that the promotion put out their first full fledged televised Fox card in the same arena. That card featured three main card bouts all of which went the...

Jul 2, 2012 2:35 pm

Editorial Spotlight | Why Chael Sonnen Will Defeat Anderson Silva (Again) at UFC 148

Every generation has its popular myths. From the body humors of ancient Greece and Rome to man-made global warming today, some boneheaded beliefs refuse to die quick deaths, waiting instead on history to correct them. One such bit of snake oil being peddled today is the popular, but fatally flawed, idea that UFC Middleweight Champion...

Jun 21, 2012 1:35 pm

UFC on FX 4 Weigh-In Results | UFC NEWS

The UFC held the UFC on FX 4 Weigh-In ceremony today and all fighters competing on tomorrow nights card hit the scales to make their bouts official. Full Weigh-In Results: MAIN CARD: (FX) Clay Guida (155) vs. Gray Maynard (155) Spencer Fisher (156) vs. Sam Stout (155.5) Brian Ebersole (170) vs. T.J. Waldburger (170.5) Ross...

Jun 21, 2012 12:30 pm

Johnson vs. Castillo Set For UFC 151 | UFC NEWS

The UFC has booked a lightweight fight for their UFC 151 event coming this September between Danny Castillo and Michael Johnson. UFC 151 is taking place on September 1st from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is expected to make his latest attempt at...

Jun 21, 2012 8:36 am

VIDEO | Ultimate Insider Profiles The New Training Camp Of Tito Ortiz | UFC NEWS Former light heavyweight champion and UFC legend Tito Ortiz gave UFC Ultimate Insider a backstage pass into what his training camps are like. Correspondent Corissa Furr gets the grand tour of Ortiz’s sick training compound in beautiful Bear Bear Lake. Read More: UFC (News), MMA (News), Tito Ortiz

Jun 21, 2012 8:13 am

VIDEO | Countdown to UFC 147: Full Episode | UFC NEWS

Former UFC middleweight champ Rich Franklin and former Pride middleweight champ Wanderlei Silva rematch. Elite heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum continues his run to the ttle against 15 and 1 Mike Russow, and new Ultimate Fighter champs in the featherweight and middleweight divisions will be crowned.

Jun 11, 2012 3:45 am

Boxing Beat | Bradley Insists He Beat Pacquiao: "I Won The Fight"

“I won the fight, without a doubt. You could say I won the first round, give or take the second. Lost the third, lost the fourth, lost the fifth, maybe even lost the sixth, you know, give or take. But from seven, eight, nine, 10, 11 and 12, I clearly dominated those rounds, man. I...

Jun 10, 2012 11:50 am

Brock Lesnar and Dana White at odds? | UFC NEWS

UFC President Dana White spoke about the recent meeting he had with WWE Superstar and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar after UFC 146. “The meeting did not go well. Probably the worst meeting we’ve ever had with Brock Lesnar, and I haven’t talked to him since. It’s one of those things (where) it’s not...

Jun 10, 2012 11:44 am

UFC 151: Jones vs. Henderson In The Works For Las Vegas | UFC NEWS

UFC officials have officially petitioned the Nevada State Athletic Commission for a September 1st pay-per-view event to be held in the great city of Las Vegas. UFC 151 will be held at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas featuring Jon Jones’ fourth consecutive light-heavyweight title defense against the divisions number one contender, Dan Henderson....

Jun 10, 2012 10:12 am

Programming Reminder: TUF Brazil Debuts Tonight On FUEL TV | UFC NEWS

The UFC took their American reality TV hit series to Brazil earlier this year with “TUF Brazil: Belfort vs. Silva.” Tonight, the show finally makes its way to the masses here stateside on FUEL TV. The first international edition of the UFC’s reality series finally makes its way to U.S. television. Featuring a coaching staff...

Jun 10, 2012 9:53 am

Brain Stann Recaps Cause Of Injury | UFC NEWS

“Shawn Jordan and I were in the cage and he went for a hip throw and he landed on my shoulder, all 275 pounds of him. I think he slipped. He knows not to land on me. But it happened. And you know you could hear the crack right away. It’s one of those feelings...

Jun 10, 2012 9:06 am

VIDEO | Silva vs. Brenneman Fight Highlights | UFC NEWS

Video: Highlights: UFC on FX 3 Brenneman/Silva This past Friday Brazilian standout welterweight Erick Silva kept his first round finishing steak alive on FX when he submitted Charlie Brenneman quick and early into their co-main event bout.

Jun 9, 2012 3:01 pm

Exclusive | Martin Kampmann Wants The Champ, Will Settle For Hendricks | UFC NEWS

Martin Kampmann is coming off what some people might call his biggest win to date. At the Ultimate Fighter 15 finale he knocked out top contender Jake Ellenberger. The fight was not easy and in the first round Kampmann was rocked and fell to the canvas. Ellenberger could not finish the fight and apparently Martin...

Jun 9, 2012 10:15 am

Poll Results: Should Condit be waiting for GSP? | UFC NEWS

This week we took to our polls once again. This time it was to get public opinion on the state of the welterweight division. With champion, Georges St. Pierre, out of action with a knee injury the UFC opted to put up an interim title in his absence. After a five-round battle earlier this year...

Jun 6, 2012 3:09 pm

BJ Penn: “Rory, I accept your challenge!!” | UFC NEWS

Yesterday afternoon on’s “The MMA Hour”, one of the UFC’s top welterweight fighters, Rory MacDonald took to the airwaves to call out an MMA Legend. In his interview with host, Ariel Helwani, the Canadian based fighter proclaimed, “Right now I feel there’s a guy that I want to fight before he leaves the sport...

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