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  1. Ivan Menjivar-Nick Pace set for UFC’s return to Philly
    The UFC has announced a bantamweight fight between Ivan Menjivar and Nick Pace for UFC 133. The card takes place Aug. 6 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. Link
  2. UFC Quick Quote: Frank Mir poses the biggest threat to Cain Velasquez
    Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir believes he can give division kingpin Cain Velasquez "the best fight right now" as he heads into UFC 130 on May 28 to try and prove he still belongs in the...
  3. 'Hammer' time: Rampage Jackson is going to be out-wrestled at UFC 130 and taken down
    And according to Duff Holmes, trainer for Matt Hamill, "there's just no way around that." "The Hammer" (10-2) will try to establish his place among the light heavyweight elite when he battles former...
  4. Rua Vs Kong - Make weight
    Ninja Rua that is "British Association of Mixed Martial Arts middleweight champion Tom Watson checked in at 184.5 pounds for his scheduled title defense against Pride Fighting Championships veteran...
  5. Nevada Commission Approves Monitors for Judges at UFC Events
    he Nevada State Athletic Commission approved the UFC's request for television monitors for cageside judges by a vote of 5-0. The decision allows monitors for all future UFC events in the state of...
  6. Anthony Johnson, Former Manager Ken Pavia Air Dirty Laundry in Twitter Exchange
    UFC welterweight fighter Anthony Johnson took to Twitter last night to praise his new manager, Glenn Robinson of Authentic Sports Management, and take a few parting shots at his former manager Ken...
  7. UFC Quick Quote: Kenny Florian's injury was a 'blessing in disguise'
    -- UFC featherweight contender Kenny Florian caught up with Head Kick Legend recently to discuss his cut down to the 145-pound division to take on Diego Nunes at the upcoming UFC 131: "Dos Santos vs....
  8. Bellator Fighting Championships 45 Weigh-In Results
    Main Card Light Heavyweight Title bout: Richard Hale (204.4) vs. Christian M’Pumbu (199.4) Featherweight bout: Patricio Freire (145.8) vs. Daniel Straus (145) Middleweight bout: Karl Amoussou (185)...
  9. BAMMA 6 Weigh-in Results
    Fans can watch the 3-fight main card live on SyFy in the UK, The Fight Network in Canada and available as an online Pay Per View for the rest of the world at BAMMA.TV. The UFC will also featrone one...
  10. Georges St-Pierre vs. Nick Diaz Could Be Announced As Early As Next Week
    It appears the first major cross-promotional fight between the UFC and Strikeforce could be coming to a head within the next few days. LINK
  11. CSAC Backtracks, Chael Sonnen Eligible to Reapply for a License after June 29
    CSAC Backtracks, Chael Sonnen Eligible to Reapply for a License after June 29 LINK
  12. Super Cage Combat 1 Weigh Ins
    LAS VEGAS – The 16 fighters competing in tonight's first-ever Superior Cage Combat event successfully made weight for the show. Friday's weigh-ins featured lightweight headliners and UFC vets Steve...
  13. ‘Pitbull’ Motivated by Thought of Warren Rematch
    Only one obstacle -- Daniel Straus, he of the current 12-fight winning streak -- remains between Patricio “Pitbull” Freire and his desired rematch with Bellator Fighting Championships featherweight...
  14. Brian Stann interview: 'Jorge Santiago is going to have to kill me to stop me' at UFC 130 on Memorial Day
    Brian Stann is gearing up for a huge 2011. "The All-American" got things off to a fantastic start by cracking Chris Leben's vaunted iron chin at UFC 125 in January with a first round knockout. The...
  15. Junior Dos Santos Discusses Shane Carwin and UFC 131
    I’m much focused. I’ve been training hard for two months now, there’s almost a month left before the bout, and I’m doing just fine. I’m on a great patch in my life, thanks’ God, I’m feeling fine and...
  16. Retired but Busier Than Ever, Randy Couture at Peace with New Chapter of Life
    It had only been a few days since Randy Couture retired from mixed martial arts competition after his UFC 129 fight with Lyoto Machida when he returned home to Las Vegas, and one of his first stops...
  17. Murilo 'Ninja' Rua Retires Following TKO Loss to Tom Watson at BAMMA 6
    Murilo Rua lost to Tom Watson on the third round of their middleweight championship bout on BAMMA 6. That marks his second loss in a row, and 4 out of his last 8 bouts, dropping his overall MMA...
  18. KSW 16 Results: Mamed Khalidov Chokes Out Matt Lindland, James Thompson Wills Way to Victory
    The nail in the coffin may have finally been struck for the career of Matt Lindland at KSW 16 on Saturday as Sengoku veteran Mamed Khalidov made quick work of the UFC veteran, choking him out via...
  19. BAMMA 6 Results: Kong Dissects Ninja in 3
    In what was expected to be BAMMA Middleweight Champion Tom Watson's toughest test to date the Southampton, England native made it look easy. Loose and sharp on his feet and excellently setting up his...
  20. Bellator 45 results: M'Pumbu TKO's Hale in third, claims light heavyweight belt
    With his third TKO finish in as many bouts, Christian M'Pumbu claimed Bellator Fighting Championships' first-ever light heavyweight title. LINK
  21. Superior Cage Combat 1 results: Justin Bucholz front kick KO's Steve Lopez
    The front kick struck again. Five-time UFC veteran Justin Buchholz (11-6) was the latest Steven Seagal-channeling athlete to implement the suddenly sexy strike, and the blow delivered a third-round...
  22. Amanda Nunes vs. Julie Kedzie Added to Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum
    Twenty-two-year-old striking sensation Amanda Nunes will return to the cage on June 18, when she takes on veteran Julie Kedzie. Strikeforce confirmed the matchup will take place on June 18's...
  23. Fighting With Heart: Mark Miller Readies for Comeback Fight
    It's long been a cliche, a fighter saying he's willing to die in the cage. For Mark Miller, he never knew how close he could have been to making that literal. At 39, Miller returns to the fight game...
  24. GSP Opens As -425 Favorite to Diaz +325 Underdog For Rumored UFC Bout
    Even though the fight isn’t yet official, the odds have opened on the potential UFC welterweight title fight with champion Georges St-Pierre as a huge favorite over potential challenger Nick Diaz....
  25. UFC contender Jon Fitch says GSP, B.J. Penn are only fights that make sense
    In 15 UFC outings, welterweight contender Jon Fitch has defeated all but two opponents. Not surprisingly, Fitch (23-3-1 MMA, 13-1-1 UFC) feels those rematches – against current champion Georges...
  26. Worth the weight: UFC 130 interview exclusive with Thiago Alves
    When Thiago Alves lost his title shot against welterweight deity Georges St. Pierre at UFC 100, many felt it was only a matter of time before the promising 25-year-old would be back in title...
  27. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira on Brendan Schaub: 'I'll Submit Him'
    Former Pride and interim UFC heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will be making his long-awaited comeback at UFC 134 in Brazil against Brendan Schaub. During his long layoff he had surgery...
  28. Rashad Evans says Las Vegas clash with UFC champ Jon Jones overblown
    As far as MMA tabloid talk goes, it doesn't get much better. UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones and his former friend and training partner Rashad Evans went toe-to-toe in a Las Vegas night club,...
  29. Ohio Fighter Brian ‘The Predator’ Rogers Latest Addition to Bellator Middleweight Tourney
    Ohio fighter Brian ‘The Predator’ Rogers it the latest edition to the season 5 Bellator middleweight tournament, which kicks off later this fall to determine the next challenger for champion Hector...
  30. BAMMA 6: Frank Trigg Returns To 185, Says Welterweight Was A Big Mistake
    Frank Trigg heads into his BAMMA 6 match-up with John Phillips looking to answer a question: Can he still compete at middleweight? “I think one of the biggest mistakes that I made was trying to...
  31. Roy Nelson Believes Fight with Frank Mir Will Save UFC 130
    To say that Roy Nelson has faced Frank Mir before isn’t an out-and-out lie, but it’s not even close to the fight they have coming up at UFC 130. Eight years ago at Grappler’s Quest, while Mir was a...
  32. 20 Questions with Chael Sonnen
    Friday was a first for us at Gals Guide, as we got a thank you email from Chael Sonnen for his Pantydropper of the Week mention. While we have been thanked by honorees in the past, this is our first...
  33. Reminder: UFC 130's Quinton Jackson on "Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" tonight
    As a reminder, UFC 130 headliner Quinton "Rampage" Jackson return to "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" tonight. Jackson's episode of the CBS' late-night talk show airs late tonight/early...
  34. Miguel Torres Excited by Tranformation Since Teaming with Zahabi
    The Miguel Torres who ruled the WEC bantamweight division is gone, now only existing on highlight reels and in the memories of fight fans. A new version began taking shape after the former 135-pound...
  35. UFC Boot Campaign raises money for wounded combat veterans
    Chislers and penny-pinchers, please move along, nothing to see here. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) continues its commitment to helping wounded combat veterans of the United States military...
  36. SportsPro Magazine includes Anderson Silva on list of 'World’s 50 Most Marketable Athletes'
    And since Silva is the only mixed martial artist to make the list, that puts him ahead of combat sports' other marketing magnets like UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre and former UFC...
  37. UFC Quick Quote: Carlos Condit will fear the takedown on July 2
    Don't be scared, homie. Dong Hyun Kim looks to continue his welterweight ascension at UFC 132 on July 2 in Las Vegas when he faces Carlos Condit on the "Cruz vs. Faber 2" card over the fourth of July...
  38. UFC 133 Fight Card Lands Welterweight Bout Between Mike Pyle and Rory MacDonald
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Monday added a welterweight showdown between Mike Pyle and Rory MacDonald to the UFC 133 fight card planned for Aug. 6 in Philadelphia. LINK
  39. Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 14 to feature the return of the elimination round
    Not happy with this season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF)? Neither is UFC President Dana White. One of the early criticisms directed at TUF 13 was the decision to select 16 contestants for the Spike...
  40. Promoter says Nick Diaz no longer set to box, Dana White insists UFC bout not guaranteed
    The man prepared to promote a Nick Diaz (25-7 MMA, 6-4 UFC) boxing contest now says the Strikeforce welterweight champion will not be entering the squared circle anytime soon. Don Chargin today...
  41. State Senate Votes to Legalize MMA in NY
    By a vote of 42-18, the New York State Senate on Monday voted to regulate the sport of mixed martial arts in The Empire State. The passage of the bill was hailed as a breakthrough by UFC President...
  42. Report: Jose Aldo Injured, Out of UFC 133 Bout With Chad Mendes
    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has pulled out of his UFC 133 title fight against Chad Mendes according to Heavy.com. Aldo's injury is expected to keep him out of action until mid-September....
  43. Akihiro Gono Back to Kickboxing This Weekend
    Akihiro Gono has signed for his next fight, and once again, it's not in MMA. The UFC and Pride veteran will take part in a Muay Thai event in Japan this weekend on May 29. The event is sponsored by...
  44. UFC on Versus 5 Fight Card: CB Dollaway Draws Jared Hamman
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Monday added another bout to UFC on Versus 5. The fight card is filling up fast with the addition of a middleweight contest between Jared Hamman and CB Dollaway....
  45. Soares clarifies: Aldo's injuries aren't new, and he never bailed on Mendes fight
    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo's hands were tied. That's what his manager, Ed Soares, today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) in an effort to set the record straight. An injured Aldo (19-1...
  46. Bellator 'Summer Series Featherweight Tournament': Marlon Sandro Debuts, Pat Curran Cuts Weight, Full Cast Announced
    Bellator Fighting Championships has unveiled the lineup for the quarterfinals of the "Summer Series Featherweight Tournament" targeted for Bellator 46. The show ignites June 25th from the Seminole...
  47. Chad Mendes Draws Rani Yahya at UFC 133 in Philadelphia
    Following the news that UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo would be unable to compete at UFC 133 in August, top contender Chad Mendes has indeed opted to stay on the card. LINK
  48. Former WEC Champion Jamie Varner Exits Arizona Combat Sports, Joins AMA Fight Club
    Former WEC champion Jamie Varner is looking to make some changes that will hopefully lead him back to the UFC, and it starts with joining New Jersey’s AMA Fight Club. LINK
  49. Bellator Ends Season 4 Strong with Record TV Ratings for MTV2
    Bellator’s fourth season has come to a close, but just as it did, the promotion started to garner some momentum with its new broadcast partner MTV2. The promotion on Saturday pulled in an average...
  50. Strikeforce's Silva apologizes for Lesnar comments, eyes Barnett for grudge match
    Strikeforce contender Antonio Silva (16-2 MMA, 3-1 SF) recently made waves with a string of harsh comments toward some of his fellow heavyweights. Now he wants to apologize for those remarks – well,...
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