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  1. Dillashaw offers Cruz $100k bet, Garbrandt responds by implying PED use
    T.J. Dillashaw has been asking for a rematch with Dominick Cruz for a while now, and on Friday evening, he took to social media to take another stab at it. Dillashaw offered the UFC champ a bet and...
  2. Mirko Cro Cop vs. Wanderlei Silva 3 scheduled for Rizin FF tournament quarter final
    The trilogy fight between former PRIDE FC champions Mirko Cro Cop and Wanderlei Silva is scheduled to happen at Rizin FF 2016 World Grand Prix quarter finals. The news was announced on the broadcast...
  3. Wanderlei Silva, 'Krazy Horse' Bennett have to be separated backstage at Rizin FF
    Pride FC may be dead, but the heated rivalry between Wanderlei Silva and Charles Bennett is more alive than ever. After his post-fight speech, Bennett taunted Silva from the ring, while Silva just...
  4. Six additional bouts announced for UFC Fight Night 100 on Nov. 19 in Sao Paulo
    BRASILIA, Brazil – The UFC’s final 2016 trip to Brazil now has eight confirmed bouts. With the UFC Fight Night 100 headliner between Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Alexander Gustafsson confirmed during...
  5. Did Cris Cyborg Not Make Weight For UFC Fight Night 95 Main Event?
    Headliner Cris Cyborg apparently made weight for her catchweight main event showdown with Lina Lansberg later tonight (Sat., Sept. 24, 2016) at UFC Fight Night 95 live on FOX Sports 1 from Ginasio...
  6. Dana White says McGregor is ‘hurt’, wants him to rematch Jose Aldo
    The last couple of weeks in the MMA world have been confusing, to say the least. UFC 205, which will host the promotion’s long awaited debut in New York, was expected to feature a lightweight...
  7. Paul Felder's massive cut following Francisco Trinaldo loss at UFC Fight Night 95
    UFC lightweight Paul Felder is leaving Brazil with a new battle scar. The 32-year-old fighter fought Brazilian Francisco Trinaldo in the main card of Saturday's UFC Fight Night 95 in Brasilia,...
  8. As CEO of new Legacy Fighting Alliance, Ed Soares to give up fighter management in 2017
    Before there was the Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA), there was Ed Soares — the manager. Soares, who has long made a name for himself as the manager of perhaps the best pound-for-pound fighter...
  9. 'Baby Slice' Kevin Ferguson Jr. to make pro MMA debut at Bellator 162 against Rick Bing
    Bellator 162 in Memphis is starting to take shape, and Kimbo Slice's son — Kevin Ferguson Jr. — is slated to make his professional MMA debut. On Sunday, Bellator officials informed MMA Fighting that...
  10. Roy Nelson's kick of John McCarthy at UFC Fight Night 95 could land him in Brazilian sports court
    The Brazilian commission overseeing this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 95 apparently won’t let Roy Nelson’s post-fight actions slide. After Nelson vented his frustration with a stoppage win over...
  11. Tito Ortiz refuses to fight 'weak' Chael Sonnen in November: I'm calling the shots, not him
    "The American Gangster" promised to wreck anyone and everyone willing to compete this November. That includes former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz. Unfortunately for Sonnen, "The...
  12. Coach: No excuses -- but 'Cyborg' weighed 170 pounds during Lina Lansberg fight
    Coach and former UFC fighter Akira Corassani with the revelation: "Everybody has a plan before they get hit" Acceptance: With zero excuses and pure admiration for @linalansberg the obvious conclusion...
  13. UFC Fight Night 97 lineup set with Alvey vs. Nicholson in featured prelim spot
    The lineup is set for the UFC’s second trip to the Philippines for UFC Fight Night 97 in October. The event takes place Oct. 15 at SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay, Manila, Philippines. The entire...
  14. UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping violation
    Heavyweight prospect Ruslan Magomedov is the latest UFC fighter to fall under the sword of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). The UFC announced Monday that Magomedov has been informed of a...
  15. Nutritionist George Lockhart says Brazilian commission allowed Cris Cyborg to weigh-in slightly above 141
    Much of the drama surrounding UFC Fight Night 95 focused not on whether Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino would defeat UFC newcomer Lina Lansberg, but instead whether the Invicta FC featherweight champion...
  16. Coach Wink on Jones vs. Stipe: ‘Nobody beats Jon Jones but himself’
    Coach Mike Winkeljohn gave his thoughts on a potential heavyweight match-up between Jon Jones and Stipe Miocic. "Well (Stipe would be) the scariest fight to date because it's the one-punch power and...
  17. Coach Wink says Browne went to a ‘boxing coach and ‘put all his eggs in one basket’
    Coach Mike Winkeljohn offered his thoughts on former student Travis Browne and his lack of improvement under “boxing coach” Edmond Tarverdyan. "I think he went to a boxing coach and tried to learn...
  18. UFC Champions Conor McGregor, Eddie Alvarez to battle in NYC
    UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will go up to 155 pounds to challenge lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez in the main event of UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, attempting...
  19. Chris Weidman vs. Yoel Romero announced for UFC 205
    Well, the UFC's maiden voyage to New York's Madison Square Garden got big in a hurry. On Monday night, UFC president Dana White announced that Conor McGregor will again attempt to make history by...
  20. Dana White: Conor McGregor will have to give up a title after UFC 205
    Conor McGregor will have to give up a title, after all. Just not until after UFC 205, according to Dana White. The UFC president said Tuesday on SportsCenter that McGregor will go into the...
  21. Dana White said he’s working on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Michael Johnson for UFC 205
    Khabib Nurmagomedov might not be getting a title shot, but he could be given a nice consolation prize. UFC president Dana White said Tuesday on ESPN's SportsCenter that he is working on a fight...
  22. Dana White: Ronda Rousey interested in fighting Cris Cyborg, could do it at 140
    The potential for a women's superfight between Ronda Rousey and Cris "Cyborg" Justino is still alive, according to UFC president Dana White. Speaking on the UFC Unfiltered podcast, White said the...
  23. Dana White: Roy Nelson ‘needs to be buried’ for kicking Big John McCarthy
    Roy Nelson was upset at referee Big John McCarthy for not stopping his heavyweight bout with Antonio Silva when the Brazilian was knocked down, and kicked the referee moments after the fight was...
  24. Claudia Gadelha vs. Cortney Casey added to UFC Fight Night 100
    A women's strawweight bout pitting top contender Claudia Gadelha and Cortney Casey has been added to UFC Fight Night 100. The news was announced by the UFC on Tuesday. Link
  25. Michael Johnson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov official for UFC 205 in New York
    A loaded card just continues to get even more stacked. UFC President Dana White today confirmed that top lightweight contenders Michael Johnson (17-10 MMA, 9-6 UFC) and Khabib Nurmagomedov (23-0 MMA,...
  26. Jose Aldo requests his release from the UFC
    UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is fighting lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205, and Jose Aldo has had enough. Aldo, who beat Frankie Edgar for the interim featherweight title at...
  27. UFC champ Conor McGregor says he'll make $40 million in 2016
    UFC champion Conor McGregor is never hesitant to discuss money. However, he put a price tag on his financial gains from a busy 2016 fight campaign. When asked how UFC 205 specifically will improve...
  28. Conor McGregor says UFC will have to ‘gather an army' to take one of his belts after UFC 205
    UFC president Dana White has vowed that Conor McGregor will abandon one of his two UFC titles if McGregor achieves his dream of becoming a two-weight world champion by defeating lightweight...
  29. Pedro Munhoz, Justin Scoggins set to fight at UFC Fight Night 100 in Sao Paulo
    A bantamweight clash between Pedro Munhoz and Justin Scoggins was officially added to UFC Fight Night 100 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Nov. 19, the promotion announced Wednesday. Link
  30. Andre Pederneiras: Jose Aldo willing to fight UFC in court
    Jose Aldo doesn’t want to be in the UFC anymore, and his team is willing to go to court to fight out of his contract with the promotion. "I think Dana and the new owners have to understand that...
  31. Jake Ellenberger vs. Jorge Masvidal booked for December's TUF 24 Finale in Las Vegas
    After losing out on a marquee matchup against Kelvin Gastelum, Jorge Masvidal will get another notable name in the UFC welterweight division later this year. Masvidal (30-11 MMA, 7-4 UFC) will face...
  32. Former UFC welterweight held at gunpoint following suspected hit-and-run in Albuquerque
    Somebody just got run over in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and believe it or not, the driver was not former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. Instead, it appears...
  33. Conor McGregor posts photo smoking a suspicious looking ‘cigarette’
    Just days removed from the UFC’s announcement of a Conor McGregor vs. Eddie Alvarez lightweight title fight, ‘Mystic Mac’ posted a questionable photograph on his Instagram page. In the photo,...
  34. Valerie Letourneau faces Nova Uniao newcomer at UFC 206
    The UFC's next edition in Toronto already has its first Canadian fighter on the card, as Combate reported that former strawweight title challenger Valerie Letourneau will return to take on...
  35. Former Bellator heavyweight champ Alexander Volkov debuts at UFC Fight Night 99
    Former Bellator heavyweight champion Alexander Volkov is now in the UFC. And he has a debut date, too. Volkov (26-6) will meet Timothy Johnson (10-2) on Nov. 19 at UFC Fight Night 99 in Belfast,...
  36. Cezar Ferreira vs. Jack Hermansson slated for UFC Fight Night 100 in Sao Paulo
    The UFC has announced a middleweight bout between Cezar Ferreira and Jack Hermansson for its upcoming event in Brazil on Nov. 19. UFC Fight Night 100 takes place at the Ibirapuera gymnasium in Sao...
  37. Arnold Allen out of UFC 204 fight with Mirsad Bektic, promotion seeking featherweight replacement
    Next week’s UFC return to England has suffered a late casualty to the main card’s lineup, and the promotion is seeking a short-notice replacement. England’s own Arnold Allen (11-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) is...
  38. UFC Fight 99 adds Mark Godbeer vs. Justin Ledet to lineup in Belfast
    The UFC’s return to Northern Ireland in November has a new addition to the lineup, and a veteran heavyweight will make his promotional debut. UFC officials today announced a UFC Fight Night 99...
  39. Kailin Curran vs. newcomer Jamie Moyle booked for December's TUF 24 Finale in Las Vegas
    December’s latest installment of an “Ultimate Fighter” finale card has its latest booking, and it comes in the women’s strawweight division. Hawaii’s Kailin Curran (4-3 MMA, 1-3 UFC) will return to...
  40. Aldo: GSP wanted 10 million to fight McGregor, Dana White said no
    Jose Aldo's grievances with the UFC have led him to spill a few stories. One of the more interesting statements he made was that Georges St-Pierre wanted 10 million dollars to fight Conor McGregor,...
  41. Wanderlei Silva supports Jose Aldo’s battle against the UFC: ‘You’ll have the respect you deserve at Rizin’
    Jose Aldo wants to leave the UFC, and another Brazilian star supports his battle against the promotion. Wanderlei Silva, who returns to action on Dec. 29 against Mirko Cro Cop at Rizin Fighting...
  42. Gian Villante vs. Patrick Cummins targeted for UFC Fight Night: Albany
    With its debut event at Madison Square Garden finalized, the UFC is now turning its attention to nearby Albany, N.Y. Gian Villante vs. Patrick Cummins is in the works for the Dec. 9 card, which will...
  43. Richard Walsh meets Jonathan Meunier at UFC Fight Night 101 in Melbourne, Australia
    November’s UFC Fight Night 101 fight card has its latest fight for the “Land Down Under.” Canada’s Jonathan Meunier (7-1 MmA, 0-1 UFC) will venture into enemy territory to take on Australia’s Richard...
  44. Jake Collier-Josh Stansbury, Elvis Mutapcic-Anthony Smith booked for TUF 24 Finale in December
    The TUF 24 Finale in December continues to build with the addition of a pair of middleweight fights to the lineup. Jake Collier (10-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) is set to meet Josh Stansbury (8-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) on...
  45. Unless he gets six-figure offer, heavyweight veteran Gabriel Gonzaga has retired from MMA
    Unless a big offer is thrown at his direction, longtime MMA heavyweight Gabriel Gonzaga is retired from mixed martial arts. A former UFC heavyweight title contender, Gonzaga told MMA Fighting on...
  46. UFC welcomes new owners Tom Brady, Ben Affleck, Adam Levine, Cam Newton, Conan O'Brien, Mark Wahlberg and more – seriously
    UFC officials confirmed to The Wall Street Journal on Thursday that 23 celebrities have invested in the world’s largest MMA promotion. Included are sports stars Tom Brady, Cam Newton, Maria...
  47. Kevin Lee vs. Magomed Mustafaev, Artem Lobov vs. Teruto Ishihara added to UFC Fight Night 99 in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    The card for the UFC’s return to Northern Ireland in November continues to grow with the addition of a lightweight fight, as well a featherweight fight. The UFC recently added a lightweight fight...
  48. Jake Matthews gets Andrew Holbrook for hometown bout at UFC Fight Night 101 in Melbourne
    Australia’s Jake Matthews was expected to be a part of the UFC’s return to his home city of Melbourne in November. Now he has his opponent. Matthews (10-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC) will meet Andrew Holbrook...
  49. Alex Oliveira can’t weigh more than 175 pounds against Will Brooks
    Alex Oliveira missed weight by 5.5 pounds for his lightweight bout with Will Brooks at UFC Fight Night 96 in Portland, and he can’t gain more than 20 pounds before the fight. Brooks accepted to face...
  50. Josh Samman found unresponsive, in critical condition
    Tragic news surfaced Friday afternoon that UFC middleweight Josh Samman had been found unresponsive in a South Floridan apartment along with another man, who was pronounced dead. I know BJpenn.com...
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