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  1. Fedor's Camp Offers Fight at 220; Dan Henderson Unconcerned With Weight
    It's a fight that Dan Henderson discussed prior to ever signing with Strikeforce, so the promotion's reigning light-heavyweight champion would gladly temporarily move up a division to accept a match...
  2. NY Times: MMA makes inroads in MLB
    Adam Dunn of the Chicago White Sox, Brad Penny of the Detroit Tigers and Russell Martin of the Yankees have used the sport’s punches and kicks to improve their throwing and swinging. In addition to...
  3. Several Strikeforce employees axed with Zuffa acquisition
    But if it didn’t feel like a UFC event on television, behind the scenes, things were much different. The changes actually started at a smaller Strikeforce event, held eight days earlier, in Stockton,...
  4. LESNAR: "I want to be a farmer."
    Mike Straka: "Mick Foley became a very succesful author. The Rock became a very sucessful actor. John Cena is also doing acting as well ... What do you see as your future?" Brock Lesnar: "I'm...
  5. MMA Top 10 Rankings: Gilbert Melendez Reaches The Top
    The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Wednesday, April 13. This system ranks the Top 10 MMA fighters from all across the world in each of the seven most widely accepted weight...
  6. UFC Middleweight Alan Belcher Eyeing September Return Following Career Threatening Injury
    May 8, 2010. That was the last time UFC middleweight Alan Belcher stepped foot in the Octagon. Since his last appearance, Belcher has undergone two major surgeries and endured a lot of recovery time,...
  7. Charles Oliveira Ready to Get Back in Action, Hoping for UFC Brazil Fight
    14-1 UFC lightweight Charles Oliveira is ready to get back in the Octagon, but he’s hoping it’s in August in his home country of Brazil. LINK
  8. The Hitman Meets Doomsday On June 26th
    UFC President Dana White has announced perhaps the most explosive matchup of the early summer, as two welterweight contenders collide in Pittsburgh on June 26th. “Verbal agreements are in for a...
  9. Strikeforce move to the bigs includes bush-league writter ban
    The enduring image from Saturday night's Strikeforce event was not of Nick Diaz or Gilbert Melendez rocking the house in San Diego with the stuff of a champion, or even of a bloodied, battered yet...
  10. Anthony Johnson vs. Nate Marquardt targeted for UFC on Versus 4
    Nate Marquardt (31-10-2 MMA, 10-4 UFC) is making the move to 170 pounds, and Anthony Johnson (9-3 MMA, 6-3 UFC) will be there to meet him. LINK This is very, very interesting.
  11. Jake Ellenberger replaces Brian Foster, faces Sean Pierson at UFC 129
    Sean Pierson (11-4 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will still fight at UFC 129. Originally expected to face Brian Foster (15-5 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at the April 30 event, Pierson will now face Jake Ellenberger (24-5 MMA, 3-1...
  12. (UPDATE) Kris McCray and Mario Miranda Released From the UFC
    Following a tough three round split decision loss at UFC Fight Night 24, former “Ultimate Fighter” finalist Kris McCray has been released from the promotion. LINK UPDATE: Mario Miranda has been...
  13. Eliot Marshall Will Get Another Shot in the UFC
    Eliot Marshall’s return to the UFC didn’t go the way he wanted, but the former “Ultimate Fighter” competitor will get another shot in the Octagon LINK
  14. Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Fighter Salaries: Nick Diaz Tops Payouts
    Nick Diaz topped the payouts for the Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley fighter salaries, but he was just one of three fighters that made $150,000 or more on the night, as reported to the CSAC. LINK
  15. Barboza's camp says no Gomi discussions for "UFC: Rio," but lightweight open to bout
    UFC lightweight prospect Edson Barboza has been linked to a potential matchup with Japanese superstar Takanori Gomi, but the Brazilian's camp says those reports are premature. Brazilian-based outlet...
  16. Woman wins MMA bout not realizing she was pregnant.
    Woman wins MMA bout pregnant. She was up to fin Gina but as you would guess that's postponed now.
  17. Anderson Silva versus Yushin Okami in Rio (Confirmed)
    Yushin Okami will receive the middleweight title shot he earned last year after all. UFC president Dana White confirmed with USA Today on Wednesday that UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will...
  18. Rashad Evans Decides Against Training at One Specific Gym for Jon Jones Fight
    Instead of joining a new camp, Rashad Evans has decided to train in several different locations in preparation for his light heavyweight title fight against Jon Jones. Glenn Robinson, Evans manager...
  19. UFC Fan Expo Toronto grappling tourney includes UFC fighter Diego Sanchez
    UFC officials have announced a star-studded four-man field for a UFC Fan Expo Toronto grappling tournament. The tournament takes place April 29-30 in conjunction with UFC 130 in Toronto, Ontario,...
  20. Bantamweights Michael McDonald and Nick Pace slotted for UFC 133
    A bantamweight bout between Michael McDonald (12-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Nick Pace (6-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will fight at UFC 133, UFC officials today announced. Verbal agreements are in place for the...
  21. UFC 132: Andre Winner vs Anthony Njokuani fight announced for July 2 in Las Vegas
    Yet another lightweight battle is brewing for the UFC 132 fight card set to go down on July 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Andre Winner will do battle against Anthony Njokuani,...
  22. Chael Sonnen Compliments Jon Jones, Rips 205 Division and Predicts GSP Loss
    For 30 minutes, Chael Sonnen spoke solemnly, seriously about the suspended state of his career and his attempts to revive it. But when the topic switched to the current state of MMA, Sonnen seemingly...
  23. Nick Diaz signs to fight Fernando Vargas in boxing match, considering retiring from MMA
    Diaz has signed on the dotted line for the boxing match against Vargas and now his camp is just waiting for the boxer to do the same. Have we seen the last of Nick Diaz in MMA? Video after the jump....
  24. Riki Fukuda vs. Rafael "Sapo" Natal on tap for UFC 133 in August
    A middleweight bout between submission specialist Rafael "Sapo" Natal (12-3-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC) and Japanese striker Riki Fukuda (17-5 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has been added to UFC 133. A source close to the...
  25. Featherweights Ricardo Lamas vs. Matt Grice added to UFC on Versus 4
    After two years away from the organization and a subsequent four-fight win streak, lightweight Matt Grice (13-3 MMA, 1-2 UFC) is returning to the UFC and dropping to featherweight. Officials today...
  26. Strikeforce champ Nick Diaz reworks contract, eyes boxing bout with Jeff Lacy
    Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz is not retiring from MMA. But he sees a bleak future in his division, and his manager, Cesar Gracie, is angling for opportunities outside the sport if...
  27. Jacare: Lack of fights in Strikeforce 'sucks'
    Strikeforce Middleweight champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza has defended his title just once (vs. Robbie Lawler) since earning the title in August 2010. And once is not enough. "I get upset. I am an MMA...
  28. Shogun v Griffin II targeted for UFC Rio
    The August 27 event is already headlined by Anderson Silva's middleweight title defence against Yushin Okami, while MMA legend Royce Gracie is expected to be confirmed within the next two weeks. LINK
  29. UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones Saves The Day… Again
    Jon “Bones” Jones may soon need to change his nickname to Superman or Batman. The current UFC light heavyweight champion has somehow gotten into the hero business over the last couple of months, and...
  30. Feijao vs. St. Preux Targeted for Strikeforce in July
    A light heavyweight bout between Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante and Ovince St. Preux is in the works for a rumored July Strikeforce event. Feijao most recently lost the Strikeforce light heavyweight...
  31. Boxing promoter Lou DiBella working on Nick Diaz vs Sergio Martinez
    Fernando Vargas is out, now Cesar Gracie says Nick Diaz and company are working on a boxing match with Jeff Lacy. But there may be a new wildcard in this effort to get the Strikeforce 170-pound...
  32. Jon Jones: I could have finished Rashad Evans in training
    The champion, almost brazenly, claims an advantage in style, preparation and experience. "We fought each other in practice," said Jones, who pushed his record to 13-1 with last month's triumph. "A...
  33. Japanese MMA Is Back! Dream Bantamweight GP Starts May 29th
    Awesome news out of Tokyo today. Nightmare of Battle is reporting that the rumored Japan Cup that was scheduled for late April now has the Dream name attached to it, a bigger venue, and some really...
  34. Chad Mendes Heading to UFC 129 Intending to Challenge Aldo or Hominick
    As UFC 129 fast approaches, most eyes will be on the two main event title fights that head the card. One of which will be the first appearance of featherweight champion Jose Aldo defending his belt...
  35. FBI seizes top online poker sites, including traditional MMA mega-sponsors
    Apparently, sometimes you can stop the Internet – at least briefly, anyway. Online poker sites PokerStars.com, FullTiltPoker.com and AbsolutePoker.com were today seized by the Federal Bureau of...
  36. Kimbo Slice's Manager, Entourage Accused of Using Underage Girl in Adult Film
    May 8th will mark a full calendar year since Kimbo Slice participated in a mixed martial arts bout, and we haven't heard much from the South Beach street fighter in the interim. Prior to lacing up...
  37. UFC Primetime: St. Pierre vs. Shields nets 610,000 viewers
    MMA Junkie reports that the debut telecast of UFC Primetime: St. Pierre vs. Shields received 610,000 viewers. The first of three original episodes, the show accompanies The Ultimate Fighter as part...
  38. Rashad Evans Responds to Jon Jones on Twitter
    No.1 contender Rashad Evans responds to UFC Light-Heavyweight champ and former training partner Jon Jones claims of constantly getting the better of Rashad in training at Greg Jackson's MMA. Jones...
  39. Thiago Tavares vs. Spencer Fisher Added to UFC: Rio
    Brazilian submission ace Thiago Tavares will fight on his home soil against UFC veteran Spencer Fisher in Brazil. The pair meets in a lightweight contest on the UFC: Rio card according to PVT...
  40. Anderson Silva Says He Would Never Fight Jon Jones
    Anderson Silva appears to be more interested in the "Winable" superfight against Georges St. Pierre than facing Jon Jones at Light Heavyweight according to an interview with Esportes.r7.com:...
  41. Dan Severn challenges Royce Gracie to retirement match in Brazil
    Since the hint of a UFC Event in Brazil hit the Online Rumor Mill, Dan Severn has been passionate about his intentions to take part in this event as being his finale match to his fans and the MMA...
  42. UFC announces three fights for UFC 134, including Luiz Cane vs. Stanislav Nedkov
    The UFC's first trip to Brazil since 1998 is beginning to take shape. UFC brass on Sunday announced three contests for the UFC 134 card, including a pair of previously reported bouts in Forrest...
  43. Limited Ultimate VIP tickets available for UFC Fan Expo Toronto 2011
    Sometimes it may pay to wait. Well, if you're willing to pay. UFC brass recently announced there are still a handful of Ultimate VIP tickets remaining for this month's UFC Fan Expo Toronto 2011. The...
  44. Bellator 41 results: Warren wins heated decision; Freire, Straus advance
    It was 99 degrees at fight time at Cocopah Resort and Casino's outdoor venue in Yuma, Ariz., but that didn't stop Marcos Galvao from bringing the heat to Bellator Fighting Championships featherweight...
  45. UFC teams with "Jump for Joy," launches exercise initiative at Las Vegas event
    Ultimate Fighting Championship officials on Saturday partnered with the Las Vegas-based Jump for Joy Foundation and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Las Vegas to launch a new campaign focused on the...
  46. Exclusive: Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney Says He’ll Give Displaced Female Strikeforce Fighters a Home if Zuffa Decides to Axe Women’s MMA
    When the news dropped last month that the UFC had bought Strikeforce, one of the least talked about stories was where would the move leave Strikeforce’s contracted female fighters, should Zuffa...
  47. CSAC Releases Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Salaries and They Aren’t *Too* Bad
    The California State Athletic Commission today revealed the salaries from last weekend’s Diaz vs. Daley event in Stockton, and for the most part the fighters from the card were pretty well...
  48. Dana Claims UFC’s True Competition is NFL, MLB; Says ‘Dirty’ Reporters are Gone for Good
    It took a while for Dana White and the always capable Sergio Non to really get down to business during the UFC boss’ Wednesday interview with USA Today. Both guys spent a lot of time making the...
  49. Hendo Says No to 220, Will Fight Fedor at Heavyweight
    When Dan Henderson tweeted a link to the above video interview with his boys at Clinch Gear Radio earlier today and promised it contained the “real deal” about his potential fight with Fedor...
  50. Vitor Belfort: ‘Wanderlei Needs to Learn to Talk Less and Fight More’
    Tatame.com recently caught up with Vitor Belfort to talk to him about what’s coming down the pipe and the UFC middleweight touched on a few interesting topics including the fact that an agreed upon...
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