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  1. Zuffa Sues Ubisoft
    Two more mixed martial arts-related lawsuits were filed last week, as Zuffa LLC, parent company of the UFC, filed a claim against Ubisoft and two Tapout investors filed a complaint against the...
  2. CEO Bjorn Rebney details Bellator's new three-year deal with MTV2
    A seemingly all-but-official deal with the FOX Entertainment Group wasn't in the cards for Bellator Fighting Championships, after all. Officials today announced the mixed-martial-arts promotion has...
  3. Jon Fitch: “I Think I’m Better Than Jake (Shields) And Should Be Fighting For The Title”
    Jon Fitch has never been a fighter to hold back on saying exactly what he’s feeling. After watching his teammate Josh Koscheck fall to Georges St-Pierre over the weekend, he then had to hear the news...
  4. UFC 127 Penn vs. Fitch Full Fight Card in Sydney; Melbourne Next?
    SYDNEY – Marshall Zelaznik, UFC Managing Director of International Development, on Tuesday officially announced the UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch event to be held on Feb. 27 in Sydney at Acer Arena. In...
  5. Randy Couture wants Rua, Machida, or UFC retirement
    UFC hall of famer Randy Couture all but announced his retirement on Monday night via his official Twitter account, but told the Times he’d be willing to hold out for bouts against either UFC light...
  6. Rep: Randy Couture Retirement Announcement Premature
    UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture dropped a bomb online Tuesday evening when he suddenly announced that he is calling it quits on an MMA career that's spanned 13 years, 29 fights and two titles. "I...
  7. UFC Cuts Joe Doerksen
    The first post-UFC 124 cut has been made and once again Joe Doerksen finds himself on the outside looking in. Sources close to the fighter confirm he has been released by the promotion following a...
  8. Donald Cerrone eyes WEC 53 win, future dates with Jose Aldo, Nate Diaz, Cole Miller
    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Three-time WEC title challenger Donald Cerrone (12-3 MMA, 5-3 WEC) is not looking past his WEC 53 fight with Canadian slugger Chris Horodecki (16-2 MMA, 2-1 WEC). In fact, with...
  9. Ultimate Fighter contestant pleads guilty to rape
    Jeremy Jackson, who appeared on the television series, “The Ultimate Fighter,” pleaded guilty today to raping his former girlfriend in 2008. The decision to enter a guilty plea came midway through...
  10. Dana White Expects to Know 'Ultimate Fighter' Coaches on Friday
    In the week and a half since the Finale of The Ultimate Fighter Season 12, speculation has run rampant about who the coaches will be for the show's 13th season, which will begin taping in early 2011....
  11. UFC Announces Return to MMA's Birthplace of Brazil
    Marking a return to the country that helped create modern mixed martial arts as we know it, the UFC on Wednesday announced that the promotion would stage a show at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro,...
  12. Rua-Evans, Pellegrino-Tibau Slated For UFC 129 In New Jersey
    The planned Mauricio Rua-Rashad Evans UFC Light Heavyweight Title fight originally planned for UFC 128 has now been pushed back to UFC 129 in New Jersey. Also in the works is Kurt Pellegrino vs....
  13. 474 pound Rulon Gardner to appear on The Biggest Loser 11
    Rulon Gardner, the former Olympian wrestler, and one time Pride fighter, will appear in the next season of "The Biggest Loser." Gardner and friend Justin Pope, who co-own Rulon Gardner Elite Training...
  14. Could UFC's Return To Brazil Also Mean Royce Gracie's Return To UFC?
    Possibly, as he hinted at during yesterday's press conference. "I'm still thinking (on fighting in Rio). But I'm always training," he said laughing. "This return of UFC to Brazil touched me, made me...
  15. Jens Pulver changes things up, could be looking for a come back
    Video Jens talks about his move to Team Curran as well as what he thinks his future in the sport might be and when he'd consider hanging up the gloves. The video is really old but I never saw...
  16. WEC 53 Main Card re-cap
    GLENDALE, Ariz. – It's only fitting that World Extreme Cagefighting closed its doors with an awe-inspiring kick and closely contested main event that saw the crowning of a new and final WEC...
  17. WEC 53 Bonuses Announced
    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Eddie Wineland, Shane Roller, Anthony Pettis and Benson Henderson each earned $10,000 "Fight Night" bonuses for their performances at Thursday's WE3 52 event. Wineland earned the...
  18. Report: Fedor-Silva Possible For 1/29 Strikeforce Event (Updated)
    He's back. Fedor Emelianenko will make his long-awaited return to the cage when he takes on Antonio Silva on the upcoming Strikeforce card set for Jan. 29, according to MMA Weekly. If the report is...
  19. WVR Adds 4 Fights To Year-End Event
    World Victory Road today announced 4 more fights for their massive year-end event on December 30 in Tokyo. They included a pair of cross-promotion bouts with Sengoku's Maximo Blanco vs. DREAM...
  20. FEG Adds More Fights To Dynamite!! Event
    Fighting and Entertainment Group (FEG) today added another round of match-ups to its annual New Year's Eve show as FieLDS Dynamite!! returns to the Saitama Super Arena on Dec. 31 in Saitama, Japan....
  21. WEC 53 Draws 6348 Fans
    Thursday's WEC 53 event at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Ariz., scored an attendance figure of 6,348. If the Arizona State Boxing Commission verifies the figure in the coming week, it'll rank as the...
  22. Anthony Pettis' Striking Coach Duke Roufus Talks About 'Showtime' Kick
    It was the Kick Heard 'Round the World, a climbing, twisting, off-the-wall, out-of-the-video-games-and-into-Ben-Henderson's-face, mind-scrambler of a strike in the 25th and final minute of a WEC...
  23. UFC Likely Kentucky-Bound, Possibly On 3/3
    While official word has yet to come, the Ultimate Fighting Championship is targeting Louisville, Ky., for its upcoming UFC on Versus 3 event. Both the KFC Yum! Center and Freedom Hall are under heavy...
  24. UFC 124 Winner Fired from Job
    Sean Pierson has had two lifelong dreams come true recently. He won his UFC debut over Matt Riddle, and he was hired by the Toronto Police Department. Unfortunately, his persona as a fighter has...
  25. WEC 53 winner Eddie Wineland: "All I saw was Rampage in my eyes"
    GLENDALE, Ariz. – While Anthony Pettis was the talk of the town following WEC 53, it was Eddie Wineland who nearly walked away with the evening's SportsCenter moment. Fighting on the evening's...
  26. Bellator champ Joe Warren returning to Greco-Roman roots, eyes Olympic Gold
    The self-proclaimed "Baddest Man on the Planet" already has Bellator Fighting Championships gold around his waist. Now he's looking to put Olympic gold around his neck. Bellator featherweight...
  27. Fabricio Camoes, David Bollea among additions to Tachi Palace Fights 8 event
    UFC, Strikeforce and EliteXC veteran Fabricio Camoes and undefeated prospect David "The Ultimate Male" Bollea are among the additions to Tachi Palace Fights' finalized 11-bout lineup for "TPF 8: All...
  28. Trainer Roufus says Pettis' WEC 53 kick inspired by "Ong Bak" cult movie
    Believe it or not, the sensational kick Anthony Pettis used to floor Benson Henderson was inspired by the cult martial-arts classic, "Ong Bak." Pettis' coach, Duke Roufus, said he's played around...
  29. Donald Cerrone unhappy with WEC 53 win, wants shot at UFC's Cole Miller
    GLENDALE, Ariz. – Donald Cerrone picked up a quality win against a notable opponent, but following the WEC 53 performance, he wasn't exactly in a celebratory mood. Cerrone (13-3 MMA 5-3 WEC), a...
  30. Strikeforce and M-1 say Fedor negotiations ongoing; Jan. 29 fight "not set"
    A deal to bring Fedor Emelianenko back to the Strikeforce cage has not been finalized, according to representatives from the California-based promotion and M-1 Global. And while a matchup between...
  31. Frankie Edgar wants to 'shut everybody up' by winning the rematch with Gray Maynard
    UFC Lightweight Champion Frankie Edgar knows that if he beats Gray Maynard at UFC 125 on Jan. 1, he will have avenged his one career loss and the critics won't have much to say about him anymore --...
  32. Dana White doesn't think there needs to be any rule changes in MMA ( Video)
    The URL links to a MMAMania article with a video where Dana talks everything from UFC judging, rules, future fights and what he thinks is in store for Matt Hughes, as well as the UFC overall. Article
  33. Jungle Fight Championship on ESPN Deportes Live on Saturday, Dec. 18 at 7:00 p.m. ET
    ESPN Deportes, ESPN's Spanish-language network in the U.S., will offer LIVE coverage of the Jungle Fight Championship this Saturday, December 18, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. EST. The matchups will take place...
  34. UFC 125: Antonio McKee is 'coming to smash everybody' at 155-pounds
    Antonio McKee tells Mirror.co.uk that he's putting the lightweights in the UFC on notice -- he's coming and he plans on running through every one of them. Long thought of as one of the best wrestlers...
  35. Dominican Disaster
    It seemed like a great deal: a match in the Dominican Republic resort town of Punta Cana, with paid airfare and accommodations, on an event featuring multiple UFC veterans streamed worldwide via...
  36. UFC 124 medical suspensions: Koscheck and Stevenson issued 60-day orders
    In staying with recent form, the The Quebec Athletic Commission issued each every one of the 22 fighters on this month's "UFC 124: St-Pierre vs. Koscheck II" fight card a medical suspension....
  37. Mizugaki-Rivera Slated for UFC Live 3
    Takeya Mizugaki will reportedly make the jump to the big show as he squares off against once-beaten Francisco Rivera at UFC Live 3 “Sanchez vs. Kampmann.” According to a report from MMA Weekly, the...
  38. Robbie Lawler vs. Ronaldo Souza Booked For 1/29 SF Event
    Fighting "Ruthless" pays off. That's because Robbie Lawler has been awarded the middleweight title shot he's been asking for as he will take on Ronaldo Souza at the upcoming Jan. 29 Strikeforce...
  39. SEC 12/30 Lineup Final With Hornbuckle-Chonan & Fujii-Fujino, No Gono
    The fight card for World Victory Road's "Sengoku: Soul of Fight" event is set with the addition of two new bouts. The final additions are Dan Hornbuckle vs. Ryo Chonan and top female fighter Megumi...
  40. UFC 129 Expected To Set Attendance Records, 2 Title Fights Possible
    t was a long time in the making, but the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s debut event in Toronto is now set, at least everything but the fight card. The promotion’s first even in Canada’s largest...
  41. "UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch" in Australia equals fastest sellout in UFC history
    UFC president Dana White long has labeled Canada as a "mecca of a mixed martial arts," but Australia doesn't appear to be too far behind. UFC officials today announced that tickets for the...
  42. Aleksander Emelianenko Suffers TKO Loss to Peter Graham
    Aleksander Emelianenko, the younger brother of Fedor, lost in an upset this past Saturday in Russia, ending an eight-fight unbeaten streak lasting over three years. Competing under modified rules of...
  43. Bellator Officially Announces Season 4 Light Heavyweight Tournament
    As Bellator Fighting Championships get ready to embark on a new relationship with MTV2 starting in 2011, the promotion has officially announced a light heavyweight tournament that will kick off in...
  44. Herschel Walker vs. Scott Carson Rescheduled For 1/29 SF Event
    After a cut suffered in training forced Herschel Walker to withdraw from this month's Strikeforce event, the former professional footballer has been re-booked for January. He's now scheduled to face...
  45. Brian Bowles vs. Damacio Page II in the works for UFC on Versus 3
    Former WEC bantamweight champion Brian Bowles (8-1 MMA, 5-1 WEC) finally will make his long-awaited return to the cage. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has learned that Bowles and fellow 135-pound...
  46. Trevor Prangley vs. Roger Gracie slotted for Jan. 29 Strikeforce event
    The quickly filling fight card for Strikeforce's Jan. 29 return to Showtime has another addition. A source close to the organization confirmed with MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that a...
  47. Andy Ologun vs. Katsuaki Furuki added to DREAM "Dynamite!! 2010"
    Former K-1 kickboxer and recent MMA fighter Andy Ologun (2-1 MMA, 1-1 DREAM) returns to the cage to fight former pro Japanese baseball player Katsuaki Furuki (0-0 MMA, 0-0 DREAM) at the year-end...
  48. "UFC 125: Resolution" video preview
    On Jan. 1, the Ultimate Fighting Championship kicks off what's expected to be a busy year with "UFC 125: Resolution." Check one of the UFC's entertaining video previews for the pay-per-view event....
  49. UFC 125: Chris Leben doesn't under-Stann his Jan. 1 match up
    UFC middleweight standout Chris Leben doesn't know why he's been put in a bout with former WEC light heavyweight champion Brian Stann after submitting Yoshihiro Akiyama, but he realizes what a win...
  50. TJ Grant lands four-fight deal to stay with UFC
    MERRY CHRISTMAS, T.J. Grant. The Cole Harbour mixed martial arts fighter has reached a new four-fight deal to continue his career in the UFC. The 26-year-old Grant had one fight left on a four-fight...
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