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Jun 18, 2012 3:48 pm

TICKETS FOR UFC on FOX: SHOGUN vs. VERA AT STAPLES CENTER IN LOS ANGELES ON SALE FRIDAY

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua continues his quest back to the title when he collides with Muay Thai ace Brandon “The Truth” Vera at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, Aug. 4. The Ultimate Fighting Championship formally announced today that the Rua-Vera showdown will take place at the home of...

Jun 18, 2012 3:47 pm

Justin Lawrence Meets Max Holloway At UFC 150 | UFC NEWS

By Jamie McAllister A featherweight bout has been added to the UFC’s return to Denver. TUF Live stand-out Justin Lawrence is set to face Max Holloway. UFC officials on Monday announced the fight for UFC 150. Its placement on the card is not yet known. UFC 150’s main card airs on pay-per-view, while FX and...

Jun 16, 2012 2:43 pm

VIDEO | UFC 147: Silva vs Franklin II Extended Preview | UFC NEWS

Ever since their epic first meeting in 2009, Wanderlei Silva has sought redemption against former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin, eager to even the score. On June 23rd, in Silva’s home country of Brazil, the two legendary powerhouses will meet again in a UFC 147 main event guaranteed to produce some of the most explosive...


Jun 16, 2012 4:25 am

John Teixeira vs. Hugo Viana Added To UFC 147 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Two of the Featherweights from this season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil have been added to the UFC 147 card. John “Macapa” Teixeira and Hugo “Wolverine” Viana have been added to the prelims. Sources close to the fighters confirmed the bout. Teixeira in his professional career is undefeated and nine of his...

Jun 13, 2012 1:00 pm

Exclusive | Javier Mendez on Swick's return, Thomson vs. Melendez 4

Once again legendary AKA founder Javier Mendez opened up to BJpenn.com and this time he touched on two of the school’s most recognizable names, Mike Swick and Josh Thomson. Mike Swick exploded on to the scene after competing on the first season of The Ultimate Fighter. Since then Mike has dropped down from light heavyweight...

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 11:29 am

GSP vs. Condit, Kampmann vs. Hendricks In The Works For UFC 154 | UFC NEWS

UFC president Dana White announced Friday following UFC on FX 3 -Johnson vs. McCall an expected headliner between interim welterweight champ Carlos Condit and welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre and co-main event Johny Hendricks vs. Martin Kampmann in the works for UFC 154 on Nov. 17 at Bell Centre in Montreal. The welterweight bout represents a contingency in the...

Jun 6, 2012 4:15 pm

Francisco Rivera vs. Ken Stone Added To UFC on FX 4 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Francisco Rivera, fresh off a dominant performance over Alex Soto in May, will step in to face Ken Stone at UFC on FX in June. The news comes via Sherdog who first reported the bout. Edwin Figueroa was the original candidate for the fight however injury took him out of the bout...

Jun 6, 2012 5:59 am

Machida Talks About His Fight With Bader And Training In Los Angeles | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Lyoto Machida in an interview with TATAME. Machida is currently in Los Angeles, California training for the Ryan Bader fight. “Well, I came to stay here for a couple of months, but I’m really liking the training here. It’s pretty intense, many guys helping me out here, like Rafael, Johnson, Werdum, Babalu...

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 4:04 am

Three Bouts Added To UFC 150 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC has added three bouts to UFC 150 in Denver on August 11th. A Featherweight bout featuring Nik Lentz and Eiji Mitsuoka. Nik Lentz makes his Featherweight debut after going (0-2) in his past two bouts, he is set to face Eiji Mitsuoka who was defeated by Takanori Gomi in his...

Jun 4, 2012 1:56 pm

Bibiano Fernandes Signs with the UFC & Set To Make Debut At UFC 149 | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC has signed another top ten Bantamweight. Former Dream champion Bibiano Fernandes has joined the promotion and is set to make his debut at UFC 149. In his debut he is set to face Ultimate Fighter alum Roland Delorme. Fernandes is currently on a three fight win streak most recently defeating...

Jun 3, 2012 2:18 am

"TUF: The Smashes" Settles On Two Weight Classes | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC recently announced the second international version of The Ultimate Fighter and that it would be the UK vs. Australia. The series has been dubbed The Smashes – A play on the 130 year old cricket rivalry. When announced the range of applicants for the show was set for fighters between...

Jun 3, 2012 1:34 am

Kampmann Wants Title Shot But Will Fight Hendricks If Need Be | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Martin Kampmann comments on his next move at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 15 Finale post-fight press conference. Kampmann would like to get the title shot next however he is also willing to fight Johny Hendricks. “My goal is to fight for the title — that’s where I want to go. Johny has...

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 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...

May 31, 2012 7:02 pm

VIDEO | TUF Live Finale Weigh-Ins (Archive) | MMA NEWS

All twenty fighters scheduled for tomorrow night’s “The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Finale” hit the scales today at The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort and all made weight. The main card features stand-outs from this seasons UFC reality show, the final bout between Mike Chiesa and All Iaquinta and a main event between...

May 31, 2012 5:13 pm

PHOTO | Kampmann vs. Ellenberger Staredown | UFC NEWS

All twenty fighters scheduled for tomorrow night’s “The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Finale” hit the scales today at The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort and all made weight. The main card features stand-outs from this seasons UFC reality show, the final bout between Mike Chiesa and All Iaquinta and a main event between...

May 31, 2012 5:11 pm

TUF Live on FX Finale Weigh-In Results

All twenty fighters scheduled for tomorrow night’s “The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Finale” hit the scales today at The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort and all made weight. The main card features stand-outs from this seasons UFC reality show, the final bout between Mike Chiesa and All Iaquinta and a main event between...

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 9:14 am

VIDEO | Ellenberger Out To Prove He Belongs With Stoppage Of Kampmann | UFC NEWS

Jake Ellenberger is at the cusp of his 3rd consecutive main event. He will be facing Martin “The Hitman” Kampmann at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) Live Finale this Friday night (June 1, 2012) in Las Vegas, Nevada. “It’s definitely an honor to be a main event again, I’m just excited. I’m a big fan of...