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  1. Maiquel Falcao cut by the UFC due to legal troubles
    That Maiquel Falcao vs. Tom Lawlor fight that was recently booked for UFC 134: "Rio" on Aug. 27? Yeah, that's not going to happen. LINK
  2. UFC 131: Krzysztof Soszynski vs Igor Pokrajac booked for June 11 with Anthony Perosh injured
    The hits just keep on coming. An injury to Anthony Perosh has forced a reshuffling of the upcoming UFC 131: "Lesnar vs. Dos Santos" event on June 11 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. His...
  3. Dan Hardy vs. Chris Lytle set for UFC on Versus 5 main card
    Two popular welterweights will clash in August at UFC on Versus 5. Dan Hardy (23-9 MMA, 4-3 UFC) and Chris Lytle (30-18-5 MMA, 9-10 UFC), who both are coming off losses, have agreed to meet at the...
  4. TapouT Accused Of Stealing, Possibly Selling Mask's Ashes
    Of all the bizarre stories that pop up from time to time, this was not a subject I ever really expected to write about. TMZ is reporting that the late Charles "Mask" Lewis' ashes have been stolen and...
  5. Danny Castillo vs. Jacob Volkmann Added to UFC on Versus 5 in Milwaukee
    Another match-up has been added to the card for UFC on Versus 5, scheduled for August 14th in Milwaukee at the Bradley Center. The UFC announced last night that talented lightweight wrestlers, Danny...
  6. Jens Pulver Moving Down to 140 Pounds, Still Headlines Titan Fighting 18
    ens Pulver is slated to headline Titan Fighting Championship 18 on May 27 on HDNet, but it will be against a different opponent than he had originally planned, and at a different weight. LINK
  7. Featherweights Mike Brown vs. Nam Phan slotted for UFC 133 in Philly
    Former WEC champion Mike Brown (24-8 MMA, 0-3 UFC) and "The Ultimate Fighter 12" semifinalist Nam Phan (16-8 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will meet at UFC 133. UFC officials today announced the featherweight fight....
  8. UFC to Offer Bonuses for Twitter Use
    If you’ve noticed the ridiculous crush of Twitter messages that have flooded the social networking site during the current Zuffa, LLC. fighter summit in Las Vegas, this may be the reason why: UFC...
  9. Rashad Evans: 'I Have More Respect for Rampage Than I Do for Jon Jones'
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans had a lot to say in an interview with ESPN radio last night at the UFC Fighter Summit. Most of the content was in regards to his beef with current...
  10. Spike TV Debuts “UFC In The Moment: Rampage Jackson” on May 25
    Spike TV will debut “UFC In The Moment: Rampage Jackson” on May 25 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. This half-hour special chronicles 32-year-old former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton “Rampage” Jackson’s...
  11. Former WEC Matchmaker Sean Shelby Takes Over Matchmaking for Strikeforce
    Business as usual has been the statement of Zuffa since purchasing Strikeforce a couple of months back, but a few changes have taken place within the organization, starting with the matchmaker...
  12. Judges' monitors approved for UFC 131, officials to request them at NSAC meeting
    When judges plunk down cageside to score the fights at UFC 131, they'll have more than just their eyes and ears to do the job. According to UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner, the...
  13. Alan Belcher targeting return at UFC Fight Night 25 in New Orleans
    After 16 months away from the cage, UFC middleweight contender Alan Belcher is hoping to make a return in September at "UFC Fight Night 25: Battle on the Bayou." His agent, Malki Kawa, today told...
  14. Lindland Returns Fire on ‘Hendo’ in Team Quest Lawsuit
    Matt Lindland loudly answered former teammate Dan Henderson’s lawsuit against him over the Team Quest logo and name. Not only does Lindland now ask the California federal court to dismiss Henderson’s...
  15. CSAC Suspends Sonnen Indefinitely Pending May 18 Hearing
    The California State Athletic Commission has suspended Chael Sonnen’s license to fight in the state indefinitely. Reportedly handed down in late April, news of Sonnen’s suspension was first reported...
  16. Nicolae Cury vs. Luis Santos added to Bellator 45 prelims
    One of MMA's most prolific prospects, Luis "Sapo" Santos (48-6 MMA, 0-0 BFC) will make his big-show debut at Bellator 45 against judoka Nicolae Cury (4-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC). MMAjunkie.com...
  17. Grappling stud Robert Drysdale finds early success in MMA, eyes UFC title in five years
    What Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Demian Maia can do, so can Robert Drysdale (2-0). That's the thinking, anyway. Transitioning from high-level grappling competitor to high-level mixed martial artist...
  18. Mike Dolce Not Working With Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson for UFC 130
    Mike Dolce, one of the key members of Team Quinton "Rampage" Jackson for the last couple of years, has not been helping Jackson prepare for his UFC 130 fight against Matt Hamill. Dolce, a fighter who...
  19. Bob Reilly Questions Motives Behind Zuffa's Accident Insurance
    Mixed martial arts' most vocal critic in New York acknowledges that Zuffa's new accident insurance for its fighters is a positive move but won't go as far as saying it will help get MMA legalized in...
  20. Ryan Couture Gets Matt Ricehouse for Strikeforce Challengers 16
    Ryan Couture, the son of recently retired UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture, is set to face undefeated Matt Ricehouse at Strikeforce Challengers 16 on June 24 in Kent, Wash. Strikeforce announced...
  21. Brock Lesnar out of UFC 131, Junior Dos Santos now faces Shane Carwin
    link Diverticulitis has stricken Brock Lesnar again. In a hastily called conference call, UFC president Dana White announced that the former heavyweight champion has been forced to withdraw from an...
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  22. Eddie Alvarez Talks About Having the Best Hands at LW, Frankie Edgar
    Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was a guest on Fight Corner Radio recently, and they conducted a pretty extensive interview with him. Alvarez is coming off a five round decision win over...
  23. Roger Gracie Injured, Possibly Out Of IBJJF World Jiu Jitsu Championships
    We are less than a month away from Sport Brazilian Jiu Jitsu's most prestigious tournament and its biggest star's participation may be in jeopardy. Perhaps the world's best BJJ competitor, Roger...
  24. Junior Dos Santos opens as -260 favorite for UFC 131 bout with Shane Carwin
    Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar's career may be on temporary hold, but oddsmakers' work is never done. With one-time heavyweight title challenger Shane Carwin announced as a replacement...
  25. Jon Olav Einemo's UFC debut uncertain following Shane Carwin's promotion at UFC 131
    Jon Olav Einemo (6-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is without an opponent following Brock Lesnar's withdrawal from UFC 131 and Shane Carwin's promotion to headliner opposite Junior Dos Santos. Einemo's trainer,...
  26. Maximo Blanco Leaves Sengoku, Eyes UFC and Strikeforce
    Sengoku break-out star Maximo Blanco spoke to MMAWeekly.com recently, and there are some interesting bits of info here. The Venezuelen Lightweight fighter confirms that he has left Sengoku, and is...
  27. UFC Quick Quote: Talk smack about Brock Lesnar and you'll answer to Pat Barry
    "TOTALLY OUT OF CHARACTER FOR ME- BUT MY FRIEND HAD A RELAPSE OF SOMETHING THAT ALMOST KILLED HIM AND LEFT HIS WIFE A WIDOW AND KIDS FARHERLESS! AAAAAAANYBODY GOT SOMETHING SHITTY TO SAY ABOUT HIM...
  28. Jon Jones and Rashad Evans Nearly Came to Blows in a Vegas Club This Week
    It looks like there’s no love lost between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans. A pirate at the Las Vegas Review Journal is reporting that the former Team Jackson training partners came close to getting in a...
  29. Last chance for veteran fighter Jeff Curran
    Link Imagine your career comes down to one night. For Jeff Curran, that’s exactly what tonight’s three-round featherweight match represents. Two years ago, after he lost four consecutive fights, the...
  30. Alexander Gustafasson vs Vladimir Matyushenko on tap for ufc 133
    Just got done reading about it on sherdog, i really like this matchup.
  31. Poor Fighter Management Continues as UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones Not Having Surgery on Hand
    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had originally pulled out of his UFC 133 bout with Rashad Evans due to a hand surgery. The move raised the ire of some MMA fans, especially when Jones...
  32. UFC 131 Heavyweight Fight Card Reshuffled After Brock Lesnar Withdraws
    The news came rather abruptly on Thursday that former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is suffering from another bout with diverticulitis, causing him to withdraw from his UFC 131 main event...
  33. Junior dos Santos Predicts a Knockout in UFC 131 Matchup With Shane Carwin
    We've all heard the news by now - Brock Lesnar has pulled out of his UFC 131 fight with Junior dos Santos, and Shane Carwin has stepped up to face Cigano on June 11th in Vancouver. This new fight is...
  34. Benson Henderson vs Jim Miller on top for next edition of UFC on Versus
    Jim Miller's new lot in life may be testing the mettle of former WEC lightweights. After destroying Kamal Shalorus at UFC 128 many were calling for Miller to get a crack at the lightweight...
  35. Live Stream: XFO 39 - Curran vs. Vaughan (8:30PM EST)
    here's a link to tonights xfo 39 (secondary league event) if anyone wants to watch it's on right now. sorry if this is the wrong forum I just thought this would be the best way to get the word out....
  36. JZ Cavalcante vs. Justin Wilcox Targeted for Strikeforce Show June 18
    A lightweight bout between JZ Cavalcante and Justin Wilcox is in the works for the Strikeforce card on June 18 in Texas. LINK
  37. Wesley “Cabbage” Correira Arrested on Charges of Burglary and Theft
    Former UFC fighter Wesley “Cabbage” Correira isn’t doing so well outside the cage. Correira on Thursday plead not guilty in Hilo Circuit Court to charges of first-degree burglary and second-degree...
  38. Officials confirm Alexander Gustafsson vs. Vladimir Matyushenko for UFC 133
    As expected, light heavyweights Alexander Gustafsson (11-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) and Vladimir Matyushenko (25-5 MMA, 7-3 UFC) will meet at UFC 133. LINK This is what the card looks like so far: •Champ Jose...
  39. Gilbert Yvel vs. Tony Lopez headlines Colosseo Championship Fighting on July 23
    It's not exactly the return of PRIDE, but July 23 will represent the return of PRIDE rules. Colosseo Championship Fighting is set to host its first event this summer at a venue yet to be determined,...
  40. Shinya Aoki vs. Antonio McKee completes "DREAM.17: Fight for Japan" lineup
    Shinya Aoki (27-5 MMA, 11-2 DREAM) finally has an opponent for this month's "DREAM.17: Fight for Japan" event. Officials recently announced that the DREAM lightweight champion and former Strikeforce...
  41. John Howard Still Wants to Shut Anthony Johnson’s Mouth, but Takes Kampmann Fight as Compliment
    Coming off of back-to-back losses, John Howard will likely be fighting for his UFC survival in his next bout. It’ll be Doomsday vs. the Hitman when he squares off with Martin Kampmann at UFC on...
  42. 'Minotauro': I'm fighting at UFC 134
    Former interim UFC heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira revealed Saturday on Brazilian TV show “Globo Esporte” that he will fight at UFC 134 “Rio” on Aug. 27. Nogueira was discussing the...
  43. Brendan Schaub’s Management States Fight with Nogueira at UFC 134 Not Offered, But Would Gladly Accept
    Brendan Schaub really wants to fight Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in Brazil, but the only problem is right now the fight hasn’t been offered. Reports surfaced on Sunday stating that verbal agreements...
  44. Strikeforce: Jeff Monson vs Daniel Cormier booked for June 18 in Dallas
    Some "snow" is headed for Texas next month. That's because Jeff Monson has apparently been signed by Zuffa and will take on Daniel Cormier at the upcoming Strikeforce: "Overeem vs. Werdum" event on...
  45. UFC confirms Brendan Schaub vs Big Nog at UFC 134 in Brazil
    Yes, heavyweights Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (32-6-1 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Brendan Schaub (8-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) will fight at UFC 134. UFC officials today confirmed the rumored main-card bout. MMAjunkie.com...
  46. Mark Coleman mulling retirement but hopeful for Herschel Walker fight
    In reacting to news of the UFC's recent accident-insurance policy, Mark Coleman calls himself a former fighter. He then stops himself. "Well, not a former fighter," Coleman recently told...
  47. Paul Heyman Working with Shane Carwin to Promote UFC 131
    New UFC 131 headliner Shane Carwin posted a piece of news on twitter this weekend that is sure to anger a portion of fans: Paul Heymen @HeymanHustle is here handling the UFC Countdown shoot. For...
  48. UFC 130 Fight Card Finalized at 10 Bouts; Rampage vs. Hamill Headlines
    The fight card for UFC 130 has been finalized at 10 bouts, that is, of course, barring any more injuries or other issues in the two weeks that left until fight time. Former UFC light heavyweight...
  49. UFC's Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Looking to Quit MMA in Two Years
    In a recent interview, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson made it known that he would rather be making movies than fighting. Saying "As soon as movies start paying me more than I make to fight, I'm gone." He...
  50. James Thompson Shakes Up His Training for Fight with World’s Strongest Man
    James Thompson has had a rougher ride than most in his MMA career, blighted by dodgy decisions, political manifestos, and by his own admission a hot-headed approach when things get feisty, all of...
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