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  1. UFC 133: What happened to Octagon girl Brittney Palmer?
    The curious case of UFC Octagon girl Brittney Palmer continues. Just this past July 19, the popular round card carrier was removed from the official UFC website, which was picked up on by various...
  2. Steve Cantwell vs. Mike Massenzio added to UFC 136 in Houston
    A bout between Steve Cantwell (7-4 MMA, 1-3 UFC) and Mike Massenzio (12-5 MMA, 1-3 UFC) has been added to October's UFC 136 event. UFC officials today announced that verbal agreements are in place...
  3. UFC 133 Results: UFC's Matt Hamill Reportedly Says He Will Retire
    Matt Hamill was brutalized in the second round of his fight with Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 133. Following the TKO loss it looks like Hamill will be retiring from the sport of mixed martial arts....
  4. Fedor Emelianenko will not retire, expected to compete in Russia and Japan by year's end
    Calling all cans! Former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emelianenko is looking for a rebound fight in his native Russia and with any luck, could be competing in Japan's FieLDS Dynamite!! card on...
  5. UFC 133 Official Medical Suspensions; Tito Ortiz Heads the List
    The Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission on Monday released the post-fight suspensions for UFC 133. The list was relatively short, though main eventer Tito Ortiz was at the top of the list. LINK
  6. UFC's "man on a mission" Rick Story calls out his next opponent: Dong Hyun Kim
    UFC welterweight Rick Story is ready to fight once again. After getting outwrestled in an upset loss to Charlie Brenneman at UFC on Versus 4, the once-fast-rising contender is aiming to fight someone...
  7. Champ Watson out, Wallhead in against Trigg in BAMMA 7 headliner
    BAMMA middleweight champion Tom Watson (14-4) has been scratched from next month's BAMMA 7 headliner with a back injury. In his place steps Bellator veteran "Judo" Jim Wallhead (21-6), who now meets...
  8. Ryan Couture returns at Strikeforce Challengers 19 on September 23rd
    Coming off the first professional loss of his career, Ryan Couture (2-1 MMA, 2-1 SF) will start the process of rebuilding in the fall. The son of UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture is scheduled to...
  9. Tachi Palace Fights 10 salaries: Top-level Flyweights prove affordable
    The total disclosed payroll for this past weekend's Tachi Palace Fights 10 event, which featured some of the world's top 125-pounders, was $85,500. The event, "TPF 10: Let the Chips Fall," took place...
  10. With bantamweight title shot against Dominick Cruz looming, Demetrious Johnson facing questions of moving to flyweight
    At UFC on Versus 6, Demetrious Johnson will square off agianst Dominick Cruz for the bantamweight championship. Despite this, the former is still facing questions regarding his admittedly smaller...
  11. UFC on Versus 5 Facebook video streams live prelims on Aug. 14
    And while no announcement has been made to say this will be the norm from here on out, it certainly appears as though the free Facebook preliminary streams aren't going away anytime soon. No...
  12. UFC Quick Quote: Rory MacDonald will gladly fight Jon Fitch but really wants Carlos Condit rematch
    "I'll fight anyone. A lot of people don't want to fight Jon Fitch, but I'll gladly fight him (or) anybody. I'd really like to rematch Carlos Condit, though. [I'd take that fight] 100-percent. I feel...
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  13. UFC on Versus 6's four-fight main card set
    The four-fight televised main card for October's UFC on Versus 6 event is set. Headlining the Versus-televised show is UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz (18-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) vs. Demetrious...
  14. Chris Lytle Will Give Dan Hardy the Fight He Deserves
    This Sunday night, Chris “Lights Out” Lytle (30-18-5) will make his twentieth appearance in the Octagon when he meets Dan “The Outlaw” Hardy (23-9) in the main event for UFC on Versus 5 in Milwaukee....
  15. Jim Miller Wants His Corner to Have to Carry Him Out
    UFC lightweight contender Jim Miller, who co-headlines this Sunday's UFC on Versus 5 against Ben Henderson, spoke to Sherdog's Jack Encarnacao about his fighting philosophy, his family, and how his...
  16. Dana White: Flyweight Division Isn't Likely Until Early 2012
    The possible formation of a UFC flyweight division has been a hot topic as of late. A couple of months ago Dana White went on record saying that they were going to go forward with the creation of the...
  17. UFC on Versus 6: Cruz may be disrepected but he'll benefit too
    http://bleacherreport.com/articles/800076-cruz-v-johnson-why-headlining-a-free-card-will-pay-dividends-for-both-ufc I'm sure Dana White and the geniuses at UFC knew what they were doing, and I'm...
  18. ESPN in the U.K. Turns Down Hardy vs. Lytle, but UFC has U.K. Fans Covered
    ESPN will not carry Hardy vs. Lytle for fans in the U.K., but don’t fear, Hardy’s homeland fans can still with the main card live on UFC.tv. LINK
  19. Team Golden Glory Willing to Work with Zuffa; Says Overeem Could Even Be Exclusive to UFC
    Team Golden Glory leader Bas Boon responds to the recent cuts of his fighters from Zuffa, but explains he wants to work with the promotion and possibly even put Alistair Overeem under an exclusive...
  20. Jake Shields Wanted to Fight Jon Fitch, But Happy to Take Jake Ellenberger
    Jake Shields wanted Jon Fitch, but he’s happy to take on Jake Ellenberger in New Orleans. After that, he might want to take on a pound-for-pounder. LINK
  21. Amanda Nunes vs. Alexis Davis Latest Addition to Strikeforce Card Sept 10
    The newest fight to be added to the upcoming Strikeforce card in Cincinnati, OH will be a women’s bout between Amanda Nunes and Alexis Davis. Sources close to the content confirmed the fight to...
  22. Strikeforce exec denies Marloes Coenen's claims of fight week mistreatment
    As a former Strikeforce champion, Marloes Coenen is understandably upset at the promotion for cutting her following a title-bout loss to Miesha Tate at this past month's "Strikeforce and M-1 Global:...
  23. FORMER M-1 EXEC: Dana White is 100% Correct
    I left M1 and it was amicable, but there was a huge amount of money still owed to me for the M1 Series production. I was told I would be taken care of, and I never was. A portion of the money owed...
  24. UFC on Versus 5 gets last-minute TV partner in U.K. with Premier Sports TV
    Sunday's UFC on Versus 5 event will air live in the U.K. after all. UFC officials today announced that Premier Sports TV channel 433 will show the event live. Officials from the UFC's usual TV outlet...
  25. Josh Grispi out, Nam Phan in against Matt Grice at UFC 136 in Houston
    An undisclosed injury has forced Josh Grispi (14-3 MMA, 0-2 UFC) out of October's UFC 136 event. In his place steps featherweight replacement Nam Phan (16-9 MMA, 0-2 UFC), who now takes on Matt Grice...
  26. Gerald Harris vs. Kazuhiro Nakamura targeted for DREAM.17
    Newly signed light-heavyweight Gerald Harris (18-4 MMA, 0-0 DREAM) and Japanese veteran Kazuhiro Nakamura (15-10 MMA, 0-0 DREAM) are penciled in for DREAM.17. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com)...
  27. Lopez Tonight! Jorge Lopez Signs with the UFC, Fights Justin Edwards at UFC Fight Night 25
    Jorge Lopez has signed with the UFC and will fight Justin Edwards at UFC Fight Night 25 on Sept. 17 in New Orleans. LINK
  28. Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Yet, Will Face Jorge Masvidal Next
    Despite all the swirling talk about the UFC poaching all of Strikeforce’s top fighters, Gilbert Melendez won’t be one of them if that situation comes to fruition. Melendez will be defending his...
  29. UFC Adding More Viewing Options for England and Ireland as Hardy vs. Lytle Draws Near
    Less than 24 hours after announcing that UFC television partner ESPN declined to air this weekend’s Hardy vs. Lytle event across British airwaves, the promotion has come back full force, providing...
  30. Cerrone says "cocky" Oliveira perfect recipe for fast start at UFC on Versus 5
    MILWAUKEE – Three-time WEC title challenger Donald Cerrone is the type of explosive fighter who can capitalize on a single mistake made by any opponent. And if Cerrone's predictions for his upcoming...
  31. Junie Browning Way Overweight For MMA Fight Pit: Genesis Bout
    Junie Browning, the former Ultimate Fighter bad boy who was cut by the UFC after an arrest in 2009, has his biggest fight since then on Saturday night, on the MMA Fight Pit: Genesis pay-per-view. But...
  32. If victorious, UFC on Versus 5's Ben Henderson plans GSP-like post-fight speech
    MILWAUKEE – Former WEC lightweight champion Ben Henderson proved naysayers wrong when he successfully made his UFC debut in April. Henderson outclassed Mark Bocek en route to a decision victory and...
  33. UFC on Versus 5's Lytle still eyes title, not "pulling an Anthony Johnson" to get it
    MILWAUKEE – British welterweight scrapper Dan Hardy (23-9 MMA, 4-3 UFC) has been begging for someone to stand on the opposite side of the UFC's octagon and offer him a slugfest. Despite the dangers...
  34. Zhang Tie Quan vs. Darren Elkins at UFC 136
    According to his coach from China Top Team, Chinese superstar, Zhang Tie Quan will be making his return to the Octagon against Darren Elkins this October. Tatame has the report: Another fight is...
  35. Kimbo Slice: 17 Second KO in Boxing Debut
    Kimbo Slice, the former street fighter turned MMA fighter who has been out of the fight game since the UFC cut him 15 months ago, stepped into the ring for his first professional boxing match on...
  36. UFC on Versus 5 official weigh-in results
    results weigh-in gallery MAIN CARD (Versus) •Dan Hardy (170)* vs. Chris Lytle (170.5) •Ben Henderson (156) vs. Jim Miller (155.5) •Donald Cerrone (156) vs. Charles Oliveira (155) •Duane Ludwig...
  37. Chris Lytle set to retire after UFC on Versus 5 main event
    MILWAUKEE – Perhaps there's a reason UFC welterweight Chris Lytle said he's willing to stand and trade with British slugger Dan Hardy. Apparently, it doesn't really matter where a win or loss puts...
  38. Report: Lyoto Machida vs Phil Davis fight possibly in the works
    When Phil Davis went down with an injury just weeks before UFC 133, Lyoto Machida was initially tapped to replace him against Rashad Evans. Then "The Dragon" decided he wanted "Anderson Silva money"...
  39. UFC on Versus 5 main-event winner gets new Harley motorcycle
    The winner of tonight's UFC on Versus 5 main event will leave Milwaukee with more than just a victory and win bonus. UFC officials today announced that either Chris Lytle or opponent Dan Hardy also...
  40. Renowned Trainer Shawn Tompkins passes away at 37
    Sources: Renowned MMA trainer Shawn Tompkins dead at 37 by Steven Marrocco on Aug 14, 2011 at 8:44 pm ET A fighter close to Shawn Tompkins says the renowned trainer passed away this morning. Veteran...
  41. Dan Hardy in no hurry to return to UFC, will consider all options in and out of the cage
    In the main event of Sunday's UFC on Versus 5 card, British slugger Dan Hardy finally got the fight for which he had long pined. And yet somehow, even though fellow scrapper Chris Lytle stood in...
  42. After latest win, re-energized Jens Pulver has no plans for slowing down
    Jens Pulver said he's found a winning recipe for success in MMA. Or more accurately, one for finding success again. The former UFC champ got back on the winning track this past Saturday with a...
  43. Manny Gamburyan Injured and Out of UFC 135 Bout Against Diego Nunes
    Manny Gamburyan has suffered a shoulder injury and has been forced out of his UFC 135 fight against Diego Nunes. Gamburyan announced the news via his Twitter account on Monday. “I’m off from the UFC...
  44. UFC and FOX reportedly sign deal
    UFC and Fox agreed to a deal for seven to eight years, starting in 2012, Sports Business Daily reports. While the agreement calls for up to four UFC shows a year on the Fox network, most of UFC's...
  45. Jon Fitch cleared to fight, sources say UFC 139 appearance possible
    Perennial welterweight contender Jon Fitch can now resume his career. The American Kickboxing Academy product today Tweeted that his doctor has cleared him to begin training once again following a...
  46. Ovince St. Preux Desires Strikeforce Fight with Gegard Mousasi
    Ovince St. Preux is on his way up the Strikeforce ladder. He wants his next step to be Gegard Mousasi. LINK
  47. Alistair Overeem Says He Is Not Cut From Strikeforce, Wants an Immediate UFC Title Shot
    The latest chapter in the Zuffa vs. Golden Glory discussion sounds like good news for fans of The Reem. According to both Overeem himself and Golden Glory head Bas Boon, Alistair Overeem has not in...
  48. UFC on Versus 5 ratings: Versus broadcast averages 766,000 viewers
    "UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle," which aired this past Sunday night on Versus, drew an average audience of 768,000 viewers. The number marks a minor increase from the 744,000 viewers who witnessed...
  49. UFC 139 confirmed for San Jose, adds Rafael dos Anjos vs. Gleison Tibau
    As expected, UFC 139 will take place in San Jose, Calif. UFC brass today officially announced the card will take place in San Jose. Although a venue was not named, the card is expected to take place...
  50. John Howard Campaigning for Fight With Dan Hardy
    There are quite a few people that aren't overly impressed with the fact that Dan Hardy still has a job despite four straight losses in the UFC. One of them is John "Doomsday" Howard. Howard, who was...
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