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  1. UFC returns to England on Oct. 15; Liverpool or Nottingham likely host
    One day short of a full calendar year, the Ultimate Fighting Championship is making its return to England on Oct. 15.MMAFighting.com reported the return on Wednesday and stated Liverpool's...
  2. Mike Pierce vs. Johny Hendricks targeted for UFC 133 in Philly
    A welterweight bout between Mike Pierce (12-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC) and Johny Hendricks (10-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) is in the works for UFC 133. A source close to the negotiations told MMAjunkie.com...
  3. UFC 129 Weigh-In Video and Results
    Main card: Georges St. Pierre (169.5) vs. Jake Shields (169) [WW title] Jose Aldo (145) vs. Mark Hominick (145.25) [FW title] Randy Couture (203.5) vs. Lyoto Machida (204.5) Vladimir Matyushenko...
  4. Dana White: UFC Close to Utilizing 5-Round Non-Title Fights
    Five-round fights are currently reserved only for championship bouts in the UFC, but that may not be the case for long. On Friday, UFC President Dana White discussed the possibility of big -- but not...
  5. UFC 129 Bonuses: Aldo, Hominick, Machida, Garza Bank $129,000
    Four fighters walked away from Rogers Centre in Toronto on Saturday night with $129,000 apiece in post-fight bonus money, as Lyoto Machida took home “Knockout of the Night,” while Pablo Garza was...
  6. Georges St. Pierre vs Nick Diaz hurdles exist but UFC president open to idea
    TORONTO – The UFC's current crop of welterweights has little to offer, and with a super fight with middleweight champion Anderson Silva apparently unlikely, what's next for 170-pound titleholder...
  7. With Cain Velasquez healing, champ will probably headline UFC 136 in Houston
    TORONTO – With Cain Velasquez reportedly recovering nicely from a recent shoulder surgery, UFC president Dana White is eyeing a fall return for his heavyweight champion. Following Saturday night's...
  8. White: UFC Looking at Aldo-Mendes Title Bout for UFC 133
    Hours after the most difficult title defense of his career, Jose Aldo’s next bout was already the subject of speculation. Following the 24-year-old’s “Fight of the Night”-winning performance against...
  9. A Battle With a Union At the Heart of the UFC and MMA Not Being Santioned in New York
    With the first ever UFC show in Canada’s province of Ontario a rousing success, the world’s biggest MMA promotion now only has one more giant task to tackle when it comes to conquering a new...
  10. Greg Jackson - GSP Eye Injury ‘Significant’
    Georges St. Pierre's trainer, Greg Jackson, discussed the champion's performance at UFC 129 with Sherdog.com Administrative Editor Jordan Breen. Article Video interview with Greg Jackson post UFC 129
  11. UFC 129 Officially Breaks Live Gate, Attendance Records
    The final numbers are in for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s record-setting Saturday stop at Rogers Centre in Toronto. UFC 129 “St. Pierre vs. Shields” officially drew 55,724 fans for a live...
  12. Leites Outpoints Horn at Superior Challenge 7
    STOCKHOLM -- Saturday’s “Rise of Champions” card decided three belts in a wild night of fights and close decisions at Superior Challenge’s seventh outing, held at Hovet Arena. In a duel between...
  13. After title shot loss, UFC 129's Jake Shields hopes for one more shot before retirement.
    TORONTO – His decision to stick to the game plan was crap. His inability or unwillingness to deviate from it was even crappier. No, you don't have to tell Jake Shields this. Following a UFC 129...
  14. White praises Hominick, Ontario commission for gutsy UFC 129 performance
    While the UFC's first-ever stadium show provided a myriad of memorable images, Mark Hominick's forehead certainly was not the least among them. With a fourth-round elbow creating a budding hematoma...
  15. Machida credits training changes, Seagal for UFC 129 win over Couture
    With his third career "Knockout of the Night" win at this past weekend's UFC 129 event, former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (17-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) reversed a trend of recent defeats that...
  16. Osama Bin Laden is dead and that makes Strikeforce middleweight Tim Kennedy sad ...
    ... Because the U.S. Army Green Beret wanted to be the one to get the job done, according to a "special" update from the "forces" behind his official Facebook page: Article Full quote inside article
  17. UFC 129 results: Nate Diaz 'probably' dropping back down to lightweight after loss to Rory MacDonald
    Nate Diaz has apparently worn out his welcome in the welterweight division. The younger brother of Nick Diaz initially had a strong showing with consecutive stoppages in his first two 170-pound...
  18. Anthony Pettis Still Gets A UFC Lightweight Title Shot If He Beats Clay Guida in June
    Things didn’t go as smoothly for his entrance into the UFC as he had hoped, but Anthony Pettis still has a title shot in his future with a win in June. The final WEC lightweight champion was on a...
  19. Hatsu Hioki, 'Lion' Takeshi Inoue Victorious at Shooto Tradition 2011
    Japanese featherweight kingpin Hatsu Hioki, considered by many to be one of the best featherweight fighters in the world, extended his winning streak to four as he defeated King of the Cage...
  20. UFC 129 Results: Sickness Slowed Jose Aldo During His Bout Against Mark Hominick
    Jose Aldo dominated the first round of his UFC 129 bout against Mark Hominick. Shortly after the second round started though, the champion seemed visibly tired. Commentator Joe Rogan speculated that...
  21. 7 Fights Official for TUF 13 Finale
    American Kickboxing Academy representative Kyle Kingsbury will lock horns with Fabio Maldonado in a pivotal light heavyweight matchup at “The Ultimate Fighter 13” on June 4 at the Palms Casino Resort...
  22. Champ Georges St. Pierre ok after UFC 129 eye injury, expected to recover
    Welterweight Georges St-Pierre did not sustain any permanent damage to his vision this past Saturday at UFC 129. The welterweight champion got poked in the left eye during the sixth defense of his...
  23. UFC 129 medical suspensions: St. Pierre, Hominick, Couture and Brilz out 60 days
    Seven fighters – including main-card competitors Georges St-Pierre, Mark Hominick, Randy Couture and Jason Brilz – received 60-day medical suspensions following Saturday's UFC 129 event....
  24. Fight Metric Results. GSP 49-46 Shields. Aldo 49-45 Hominick
    GSP Shields LINK Aldo Homnick LINK The results from fight metric is in and it's no surprise the Aldo fight was not 50-43 as Hominick outsruck Aldo by 53 strikes in the final round...
  25. Gabriel Gonzaga gets first post-UFC fight, meets Josh Barnes June 25th at MMAX
    In his first fight since his release from the organization, former UFC title challenger Gabriel Gonzaga (11-6) meets Bellator and EliteXC vet veteran Josh Barnes (6-5) in June. MMAjunkie.com...
  26. Paulo Thiago vs. David Mitchell Added to UFC 134: Rio
    UFC 134: Rio continues to come together. The event will be held at the HSBC arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 27, 2011. The latest announcement is Paulo Thiago taking on David Mitchell in a...
  27. Georges St. Pierre eye injury update: Eye filled with blood but no detached retina
    "The doctors were very worried it was a detached retina because they couldn't see inside his eye. They flashed the light inside his eye and normally they're supposed to be able to see inside the eye,...
  28. Spike Pulls in Strong TV Ratings with UFC 129 Prelims
    The UFC 129 euphoria didn’t exactly carry over into any record ratings for the preliminary bouts telecast live on Spike TV in the U.S., but the show did pull in 1.5 million viewers, another strong...
  29. Cung Le Says He Won't Be Fighting in 2011
    In an ESPN story, former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le discussed his future in MMA and it didn't exactly sound too promising. With his acting career going ahead full speed, it doesn't...
  30. Police Investigating UFC Legend Matt Hughes in Alleged Nose Breaking Brawl
    UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes is known for his down home mid-western simple man values. He's an outspoken Christian conservative and family man who's been critical of other fighters such as Randy...
  31. Strikeforce Returning to Chicago Suburbs With Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson
    It appears as though Strikeforce will return to the Chicago area for the first time since the Fedor Emelianenko vs. Brett Rogers event. That event was fairly well received by the local crowd and...
  32. Jason 'Mayhem' Miller Upset About Being Unaware Of Strikeforce, CBS Ban
    May 3, 2011 - I've tried to be sober about criticism of Strikeforce. As an organization with limited financial or logistical capacity, I've found their shortcomings to be as real as they are...
  33. Evan Dunham Out of UFC 132 Fight Against George Sotiropoulos Due to Injury
    An injury has forced lightweight Evan Dunham out of his scheduled fight against George Sotiropoulos at UFC 132 in July. LINK
  34. Jason Young Steps in to Face Dustin Poirier at UFC 131 in Vancouver
    An injury has forced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ace Rani Yahya off UFC 131, and British fighter Jason Young has been tapped to face Dustin Poirier on the card instead. LINK
  35. Fedor Emelianenko vs. Dan Henderson Confirmed for July 30 in Chicago
    Details have slowly trickled in, but it now looks like a fight between Strikeforce light heavyweight champ Dan Henderson and former Pride heavyweight champ Fedor Emelianenko is official....
  36. Jon Fitch Understands Criticism of Georges St. Pierre, GSP's Coaches Do Not
    Jon Fitch was a guest on Ariel Helwani's latest edition of The Fight Hour today, and had some interesting things to say in regards to the heat Georges St. Pierre is taking for his lack of finish...
  37. Showtime acquires Dustin Poirier-centric "Fightville" documentary
    Showtime Networks Inc. has acquired the documentary "FIGHTVILLE," officials today announced. The MMA-themed film focuses on regional MMA, specifically Gil Guillory's USA-MMA organization, and current...
  38. Strikeforce Challengers 16 set for June 24th in Washington with Ryan Couture
    The next installment of the prospects-driven Strikeforce Challengers series is set for June 24. The event, Strikeforce Challengers 16, is expected to take place at ShoWare Center in Kent, Wash., and...
  39. Ryan Jensen released from the ufc
    As per MMADiehards, middleweight Ryan Jensen (15-8) has been released from the UFC following his loss to Jason "The Athlete" MacDonald UFC 129 in Toronto. LINK Starting to think they would never...
  40. GSP Trainer Explains Overhand Right Game Plan During Shields Fight at UFC 129
    If there was a criticism coming towards UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre following his win over Jake Shields in Toronto it was that once again he didn’t finish an opponent. LINK
  41. Maria 'Meg' Melilo Selected as UFC Rio Ring Girl
    Bloody Elbow's Tom Mendes tells us Terra.com is reporting that Maria "Meg" Melilo will be one of the ring girls at UFC 134/ UFC Rio, she won the eleventh edition of the Brazilian version of the...
  42. Soares: Aldo's illness shouldn't overshadow Hominick's "gutsy" UFC 129 performance
    It's not the type of story manager Ed Soares wants to tell. As it turns out, his client, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, was recovering from an undisclosed infection and was on antibiotics...
  43. Rousimar Palhares Confirmed for UFC 134 in His Home Country of Brazil
    The master of the knee bar Rousimar Palhares will be fighting in his home country of Brazil as he has been added to the UFC 134 show in Rio De Jeneiro in August. LINK
  44. Gray Maynard Skewers Anthony Pettis, Defends Rashad Evans
    UFC lightweight Gray "The Bully" Maynard has never been shy about sharing his feelings or opinions, and he certainly didn't hold back in yesterday's interview with Jon Luther at MMAFA.tv. Whether the...
  45. With A New Diet In Place, Nate Diaz Returning to the Lightweight Division
    It appears at least for the time being that Nate Diaz’s time as a welterweight is over. LINK
  46. Alexandre "Cacareco" Ferreire vs. Rousimar Palhares in the works for UFC 134
    A middleweight bout between Brazilian UFC vets Rousimar Palhares (12-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) and Alexandre Ferreira (18-7 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has been targeted for UFC 134. Sources close to the event today told...
  47. Gus Johnson leaves CBS
    Richard Deitsch of SI.com broke some news earlier today that many MMA fans will undoubtedly be pleased to hear. Veteran announcer Gus Johnson, who has covered Strikeforce events on Showtime and CBS...
  48. With Tristar training, UFC 129 win, Rory Macdonald looks to move up the ladder
    Rory MacDonald may have just needed a change in scenery. A half-year after moving from his hometown of Kelowna, British Columbia to Montreal, Quebec, to work with Firas Zahabi at Tristar Gym, the...
  49. Ellenberger healing following successful surgery, eyes Top 10 opponent in return
    Jake Ellenberger is a lucky man. Rather than a mass of ravaged bone and tendon, he broke a single metacarpal on his left hand – the fourth one, to be exact – when he knocked out Sean Pierson this...
  50. Diego Sanchez Donates Grapplers Quest Purse To Autism Charity
    A regular fixture of the North American UFC Fan Expos, Grapplers Quest was present promoting a series of No Gi grappling matches that featured a 'Superfight' tournament for fans in Toronto, Canada...
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