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  1. Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua Talks Wanderlei Silva Loss, Challenge From Tito Ortiz
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua spoke with Tatame yesterday about his friend Wanderlei Silva's loss to Chris Leben at UFC 132, and also responded to Tito Ortiz. Silva was...
  2. 'Chippendale' Marquardt 'had it coming' - Hardy
    Dan Hardy, a long-term trash talk target of Nate Marquardt, has had his say on the American's testosterone scandal, telling him "it's all about hard work in the gym". Hardy has found himself on the...
  3. Griffin admits 'I've got to cut some f***ing weight'
    Forrest Griffin has admitted he has "a lot of problems" facing him if he is to make weight for his UFC 134 showdown with Mauricio Shogun Rua. Griffin is coming off a decision victory over Rich...
  4. Brad Pickett Talks Frustration, How to Beat Dominick Cruz
    Brad Pickett might not be a name that strikes a chord with you right away, especially if you didn't watch the WEC. The 32-year-old British bantamweight might be nicknamed "One Punch", but he has a...
  5. Gesias Cavalcante vs. Lyle Beerbohm on tap for STRIKEFORCE: Fedor vs. Henderson
    Lightweights Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante (15-4-1 MMA, 0-1 SF) and Lyle Beerbohm (16-2 MMA, 3-2 SF) will clash at "Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson." Strikeforce officials announced the fight overnight....
  6. Rad Martinez Signs With Bellator, Continuing Inspirational Journey
    Anyone who caught the ESPN "Outside the Lines" segment on Rad Martinez immediately found a new fighter that they couldn't help but want to see make it. Martinez is a talented featherweight and a...
  7. UFC 136: Chael Sonnen opens as -215 favorite over Brian Stann
    Despite what will be a 14-month layoff due to out-of-the-cage issues, Chael Sonnen has been tapped a sizable favorite over Brian Stann. As MMAjunkie.com reported on Wednesday, Sonnen and Stann have...
  8. Josh Koscheck to Fight at 185 in Return Fight?
    UFC welterweight Josh Koscheck has been out of action ever since Georges St. Pierre broke his orbital bone in their welterweight title matchup at UFC 124 last December. He has been unable to train...
  9. Tom Lawlor Injured, Off UFC on Versus 5 Card, Ed Herman Now Faces Kyle Noke
    Kyle Noke was scheduled to face Tom Lawlor at UFC on Versus 5 in a solid middleweight bout. Unfortunately, an injury has forced Lawlor off the card. The Telegraph is now reporting that Lawlor's...
  10. Trigg vs. Watson title fight, Villasenor vs. Mills co-headline BAMMA 7 on Sept. 10
    The fight card for BAMMA 7 is taking shape, and two solid fights have been tapped co-headliners. The Sept. 10 event features a middleweight title fight between champion Tom Watson (14-4) and UFC vet...
  11. A couple of fighters are up for an ESPY
    Fabricio Werdum's win over Fedor- BEST UPSET Jon Jones & GSP- BEST FIGHTER Voting ends in 5 days LINK
  12. Antonio Rodrigo 'Big Nog' Nogueira on Dana White: 'He's Not a God
    UFC President Dana White didn't wait very long to voice his opinion that Wanderlei Silva shouldn't fight again after Silva's KO loss to Chris Leben at UFC 132. That didn't sit very well with another...
  13. Report: Nate Marquardt in Talks With Bellator?
    Much discussion in the last two weeks has focused on the fall out from the Nate Marquardt situation, but one aspect that hasn't been mentioned much is what the immediate future holds for Marquardt as...
  14. UFC to Release DVD Detailing Feud Between Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz
    It looks like the UFC has moved into the documentary business. The company will be releasing a DVD on August 30th that details the long-running feud between former friends Chuck Liddell and Tito...
  15. UFC Quick Quote: Why did Junior Dos Santos ditch Ed Soares?
    UFC heavyweight number one contender Junior Dos Santos tells MMAmania's own Eduardo Cruz (via Fighters Only) that he'll no longer be passing through the Black House facility in California since he is...
  16. UFC 136's Brian Stann expects pre-fight respect from Chael Sonnen.
    Three weeks ago, an email showed up in Brian Stann's inbox – from Chael Sonnen (25-11-1 MMA, 4-4 UFC). Sonnen had two buddies that were military veterans and struggling to find a job. Stann (11-3...
  17. Cyborg Wants New Strikeforce Deal as Birthday Present.
    Current Strikeforce women’s middleweight champion Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos finds herself in an uncommon situation, as she has not fought in more than a year....
  18. Shields-Ellenberger Cemented as UFC Fight Night 25 Headliner
    A welterweight clash between Jake Shields and Jake Ellenberger will headline UFC Fight Night 25, the promotion announced on Friday....
  19. Demian Maia's Manager Says He'll Return at UFC 136
    Demian Maia's hopes at another title shot took a huge shot when he dropped unanimous decision to Mark Munoz at UFC 131, but he will be returning fairly soon. In fact, he's targeting UFC 136 on...
  20. Bobby Lashley vs. Eddie Sanchez headlines HDNet-televised Titan FC 19
    A heavyweight scrap between Bobby Lashley (6-1) and UFC and Bellator Fighting Championships veteran Eddie Sanchez (12-5) will headline this month's Titan Fighting Championships 19 event. HDNet...
  21. Ben Saunders vs. Rick Hawn Highlights Bellator's Welterweight Tournament Field
    Former UFC fighter Ben Saunders and season four tournament finalist Rick Hawn lead the field of Bellator season five welterweight tournament entrants, as announced by the promotion on Friday. The...
  22. UFC Bantamweight Star Miguel Torres Wants Urijah Faber for 'Bragging Rights'
    It wasn't all that long ago that Urijah Faber and Miguel Torres were the unquestioned kingpins of the under 145lb MMA world. Faber was the WEC featherweight champ from 2006 to late 2008. Torres was...
  23. All Fighters Pass UFC 132 Drug Tests, Nevada to Restart Out-of-Competition Testing
    All 15 fighters that were tested for drug by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for the UFC 132 card have come back clean, according to Executive Director Keith Kizer in a statement put out by the...
  24. Hatsu Hioki meets George Roop at UFC 137 in October
    Former Sengoku World Victory Road champion Hatsu Hioki will make his U.S. debut on Oct. 29. UFC officials today announced that the Japanese superstar will face scrappy veteran George Roop at UFC 137....
  25. A kinder, gentler Chael Sonnen talks Brian Stann.
    Chael Sonnen's uspension from the California State Athletic Commission expired this week. As soon as he was clear to fight again, the 34-year-old was back to his ways — calling out fighters and...
  26. Melvin Guillard Says He’s the Best at 155 Even Without a Belt, Calls for Fight with Joe Lauzon
    Melvin Guillard says he’s the best at lightweight even though he doesn’t have a gold belt around his waist, and also has his eyes set on a fight for the UFC 136 card in Houston. LINK
  27. Dana White: It looked like Ryan Bader froze and choked against Tito Ortiz at UFC 132
    Add another to the growing list of his employees that UFC President Dana White has accused of choking. During a recent appearance on the Opie and Anthony Show, the conversation turned to the Tito...
  28. Pat Barry: I lost better than anybody.
    "I was hitting [Kongo] and then all of a sudden I opened my eyes and I thought I won. That was the first thing out of my mouth was, 'Yo, we got him.'" "I also didn't know I was lying on my back. I...
  29. Manny Gamburyan on Tyson Griffin, ‘I Still Believe I Won the Fight’
    Manny Gamburyan suffered his second loss in a row when he dropped a unanimous decision to Xtreme Couture standout Tyson Griffin at UFC on Versus 4 in Pittsburgh. While Griffin emerged victorious,...
  30. Refferee's DANGEROUS mistake in Kim Couture fight
    If you guys haven't see this outrage, you should. Kim couture gets choked out The video of this incompetant referee in this fight is included, as is the step by step photo documentation of this. The...
  31. Carlos Condit Exclusive: I Want To Avenge Jake Shields Loss From Rumble On The Rock.
    UFC 132 competitor and top welterweight Carlos Condit tells MMA Nation on 106.7 The Fan in Washington, DC that while a title shot may be the prize he covets the most, a rematch to avenge his 2006...
  32. Strikeforce Odds Open with Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza as Huge Favorite over Luke Rockhold.
    With Strikeforce’s next few events already in the planning, the odds for the upcoming fights have been released for the major bouts. MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas from BetonFighting.com and BetDSI.com...
  33. If victorious at Shark Fights 17, Jake Rosholt hopes for return to the UFC
    Jake Rosholt has been fighting professionally for four years and has seen his fair share of ups and downs during his still-young career. The three-time national-champion Oklahoma State wrestler had a...
  34. Former ‘Ultimate Fighter’ Finalist Andre Winner Released from the UFC
    The cluttered UFC lightweight division is a brutal place to work following the integration of the WEC roster, and inevitably there will be cuts based on performance and results. The latest...
  35. Joe Lauzon, ‘If the UFC Wants Me to Fight Melvin Guillard, then Let’s Do It’
    Challenge extended. And if the UFC wants it to happen, challenge accepted. Just days after UFC lightweight title contender Melvin Guillard offered up the name of Joe Lauzon as a possible opponent so...
  36. Dan Henderson Hopes to Defend Strikeforce Belt, Eventually Meet UFC Champion
    Dan Henderson has a knack for big performances at contract time: In 2007, he knocked out Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33, becoming a two-division champion and positioning himself to get a lucrative deal...
  37. Welterweight John Howard Released from the UFC Following Loss at UFC on Versus 4
    John Howard is the latest casualty from recent losses in the UFC as the Massachusetts’ fighter has been released from the promotion. Howard’s manager Malki Kawa of First Round Management confirmed...
  38. UFC on Versus 5: Dan Hardy combats three-fight skid by losing weight and getting a haircut
    Who needs takedown defense when you can get a $12 makeover at Supercuts? After three consecutive losses inside the Octagon, British striker Dan Hardy knows it's time to do whatever it takes to get...
  39. Ken Stone vs. Donny Walker added to UFC Fight Night 25 in New Orleans
    Bantamweights Ken Stone and Donny Walker will meet in New Orleans. UFC officials today announced the addition to September's UFC Fight Night 25 event. Featuring a welterweight matchup between Jake...
  40. UFC title hopeful Gray Maynard cleared for training, UFC 136 return possible
    Gray Maynard can now resume his quest for gold. The UFC lightweight contender today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that his doctor has given him the green light to resume training. "I've been...
  41. Social Networking Pays Off: Carlos Condit vs. B.J. Penn in the Works for UFC Event in October
    It appears Carlos Condit and B.J. Penn are on a collision course for a bout in October. The power of social networking was at work on Monday with messages being exchanged back and forth between...
  42. Todd Duffee out of Saturday's "DREAM: Japan GP Final" with injury
    An undisclosed injury has forced ex-UFC heavyweight Todd Duffee (6-2 MMA, 0-1 DREAM) to withdraw from this weekend's "DREAM: Japan GP Final" event. A source close to the event today confirmed the...
  43. B.J. Penn Says UFC Doesn’t Want He and Jon Fitch to Rematch
    When B.J. Penn and Jon Fitch fought to a draw at UFC 127 in Australia earlier this year, it was assumed that the rematch was a foregone conclusion. The UFC apparently has other plans in store,...
  44. Lombard Pleads for Marquardt Matchup.
    Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard has wasted little time in requesting a fight against Nate Marquardt. The UFC released Marquardt, a former title challenger, after he was not cleared to...
  45. Donald Cerrone vs. Charles Oliveira promoted to main card at UFC on Versus 5
    An intriguing lightweight contest between high-energy fighters Donald Cerrone (15-3 MMA, 2-0 UFC) and Charles Oliveira (14-1 UFC, 2-1 UFC) has been promoted to the Versus-televised main card of UFC...
  46. UFN 25's Shields says he "doesn't even know" who Ellenberger is
    UFC welterweight contender Jake Shields knows all about disappointment. Shields lost a unanimous decision to UFC welterweight champion this past April, and he said he regrets several aspects of his...
  47. Bahadurzada beefing with Bisping, itching for chance to impress U.S. audience
    After fighting around the globe for the past nine years, Team Golden Glory's Siyar Bahadurzada (20-4-1) is ready to take his talents to the U.S. That migration has already begun, as the Afghanistan...
  48. Dan Henderson talks using TRT since 2007
    Testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) has become a hot topic in mixed martial arts during the last 12 months. Often overlooked in the discussion is Dan Henderson, who’s been using the treatment for...
  49. Sources Refute Lombard's Claim That Marquardt Turned Down Bellator Title Shot
    With his suspension likely to end any day now, Nate Marquardt is the biggest name in MMA's free agent market. One possible landing spot could be Bellator Fighting Championships, where middleweight...
  50. Penn, Condit Agree to October Welterweight Showdown
    Former champions B.J. Penn and Carlos Condit will likely square off in a welterweight scrap this fall. After both fighters referenced the proposed matchup Monday on Twitter, Sherdog.com confirmed...
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