Archive: UFC on FX

May 31, 2012 7:48 am

Wagner “Caldeirao” Prado On Phil Davis: "I’m gonna smash him.” | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Wagner “Caldeirao” Prado is the newest Brazilian addition to the UFC. For his first UFC bout he has been called in to replace the injured Chad Griggs to face Phil Davis at UFC On FOX 4. In an exclusive interview with TATAME Prado comments on the situation. “I have nothing to lose,I’m...

May 30, 2012 3:25 pm

EXCLUSIVE | Vinny Magalhães Talks Silva, Sonnen, M-1 Global and His UFC Prospects

Vinny Magalhães is one of the most talked-about mixed martial artists not currently signed to a major promotion’s talent roster. The 27-year-old Brazilian has been getting attention lately for a number of reasons: (1) training consensus #2 middleweight Chael Sonnen in the lead up to his rematch with UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva, who is...

May 30, 2012 12:40 pm

Franklin vs. Le Off, Franklin vs. Silva II Now Official For UFC 147 | UFC NEWS

The UFC has been forced to shuffle fight cards once again. This past weekend it was revealed that UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort had been forced out of his UFC 147 main event against Wanderlei Silva with a broken hand. As a result the UFC has pulled Rich Franklin from his scheduled date with Strikeforce import...

May 30, 2012 12:29 pm

Newcomer Brock Jardine Fills Void, Faces Story At UFC on FX 4 | UFC NEWS

UFC welterweight contender, Rick Story is still three weeks away from his fight at UFC on FX 4. He is also being presented with his third opponent since his initial fight agreement with Rich Attonito. Attonito was forced out of the fight due to injury. UFC officials on Wednesday announced that his most recent opponent,...

May 30, 2012 8:50 am

Eddie Bravo Debuts Combat Jiu Jitsu – Full Fight Video

Forged through a partnership with 10th Planet founder Eddie Bravo and the U of MMA, Combat Jiu Jitsu is best described as NO-GI Jiu Jitsu with strikes allowed on the ground. Working along side CAMO (California Amateur Mixed Martial Arts Organization) and the CSAC (the California State Athletic Commission) this new sport held its first...

May 30, 2012 7:25 am

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy Tickets On Sale This Friday | MMA NEWS

The Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Ore will host STRIKEFORCE when it returns to the Pacific Northwest with STRIKEFORCE: ROCKHOLD vs. KENNEDY announced for Saturday, July 14. Current STRIKEFORCE middleweight champ Luke Rockhold will meet U.S. Army Green Beret and number one contender Tim Kennedy for a five-round bout live on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m....

May 30, 2012 7:16 am

"UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir" Medical Suspensions Report | UFC NEWS

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the official list of UFC 146 medical suspensions yesterday afternoon. Overall 17 fighters will be forced on the shelf by the commission. Among those suspended fighters is Cain Velasquez who could be out up to six-months for a possible broken hand. He will need an X-ray to obtain clearance...

May 29, 2012 8:09 am

Just Scrap Radio Returns Today At 1pm ET Live on BJPENN.COM

“Just Scrap Radio” is back with another killer lineup this week. We will start the show off with a member of NASCAR’s royal family, Jeffrey Earnhardt. Jeffrey recently made his MMA debut and we plan to go all in with him to get his thoughts on the sport, his favorite martial arts styles and what...

May 29, 2012 7:14 am

Mayhem Miller Retires From Mixed Martial Arts Following Latest Loss | UFC NEWS

It was no secret that Jason “Mayhem” Miller was in desperate need of a win Saturday night at UFC 146. Unfortunately, that win did not come and Mayhem’s current UFC losing stint grew to two straight (0-3 overall). The loss however was the beginning of a somewhat odd night for Miller, following the fight, in...

May 28, 2012 9:14 am

VIDEO | Silva To Sonnen: Brazil Must Be Respected | UFC NEWS

The champ and pound-for-pound greatest fighter on the planet, Anderson Silva, is demanding respect for his native land of Brazil. Will a win over Sonnen this July halt the verbal war against Brazil Chael has employed over the last several years?

May 28, 2012 9:00 am

Oliveira vs. Izquierdo set for UFC 148 | UFC NEWS

UFC officials have added a lightweight bout to their July 7 fight card in Las Vegas. The bout will put Rafaello Oliveira opposite Yoislandy Izquierdo in preliminary card action. The July 7 event has been dubbed “UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II” and will feature a middleweight title fight (rematch) between champion Anderson Silva and...

May 28, 2012 8:33 am

UFC President | Jon Jones Needs A Lot Of Guidance | UFC NEWS

“I’m not involved in all the legal stuff that’s going on with Jones but yeah, he flew out a few nights ago and sat down with me and Lorenzo and talked. I like Jon Jones. He’s a good guy, he’s a young kid. He made a mistake that night and we’ll see what happens. …...

May 28, 2012 8:07 am

VIDEO | Big Nog Does Brazil's Dancing With The Stars | UFC NEWS

For the first time ever “Big Nog” was absent from the corner of Junior Dos Santos last Saturday when the champ faced off with Frank Mir at UFC 146. This recently released footage of the former champ on Brazil’s version of Dancing with the Stars sheds light on why he was missing.

May 27, 2012 3:09 pm

Whats Next For UFC 146 Winners And Losers | UFC NEWS

UFC 146 brought us one of the fastest and most exciting cards of the year with nine finishes, six of which came by way of TKO/KO and three by submission. The card was stacked head to toe due to the all heavyweight main card, which forced fantastic fights such as Hardy vs. Ludwig or Varner...

May 27, 2012 12:12 pm

VIDEO | Dana White Hints At Possible Brock Lesnar Return | UFC NEWS

“He texted me and said, ‘I want to come to the fight, but keep it quiet because I don’t want to tell anybody. He said, ‘What are you doing tonight? … I want to talk face to face… You never know with him. He might want to come back. He might just want to hang...

May 27, 2012 11:48 am

VIDEO | Velasquez vs. Silva Fight Highlight | UFC NEWS

Video: Highlights: Velasquez – Silva Last night during the UFC 146 event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, former champion Cain Velasquez put an emphatic stamp on his return to dominance in the co-main event against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.

May 27, 2012 11:41 am

VIDEO | Nelson vs. Herman Fight Highlight | UFC NEWS

Video: Highlights: Nelson – Herman Last night fan favorite, Roy “Big Country” Nelson was able to put together a much needed win that likely saved his UFC career. It took the big man just one punch to flatten Herman out on the mat and secure victory in the very first round.

May 27, 2012 11:38 am

VIDEO | Miocic vs. Del Rosario Fight Highlight | UFC NEWS

Video: Highlights: Miocic – Del Rosario During the UFC 146 main pay-per-view card two undefeated heavyweights battled it out in one of only two-fights to make it out of the first round. The Ohio based Miocic was able to comeback from a one-sided first round to take out the Huntington Beach, California native Del Rosario...

May 27, 2012 11:33 am

VIDEO | Johnson vs. Struve Fight Highlight | UFC NEWS

Video: Highlights: Johnson – Struve Last Night Stefan Struve took all the wind out of Lavar Johnson’s sails with this first round submission victory on the UFC 146 main card. Check it out!

May 26, 2012 10:41 pm

Velasquez vs. JDS II? | UFC President "Likes The Idea" | UFC NEWS

With Overeem getting suspended for having an elevated T/E ratio, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir filled the main event void tonight against Junior dos Santos and failed. The once stacked heavyweight division has thinned out in contender depth and one man stood out amongst the rest tonight. That man was former champion Cain Velasquez....

May 26, 2012 9:53 pm

Struve, Hardy, Nelson & Sass Take Home $70K "Fight Night Bonuses" | UFC NEWS

UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Mir went down tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event JDS was able to take out Frank Mir via TKO in the second round to retain the UFC’s heavyweight title. UFC officials just announced that they have given away $70,000 in “Fight...