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  1. Angela Lee to defend ONE atomweight title in March against Jenny Huang
    Coming off one of the best fights of 2016, Angela Lee will put her ONE Championship atomweight belt on the line when she faces Jenny Huang on March 11. ONE: Warrior Kingdom takes place at the Impact...
  2. Dong Hyun Kim would ‘love to fight’ Demian Maia next
    Dong Hyun Kim discusses why he felt he beat Saffiedine, if he was satisfied with the victory, and why he wants Demian Maia next. Link
  3. Bryan Caraway out at next week's UFC Fight Night 103, Jimmie Rivera needs new opponent
    Fast-rising bantamweight contender Jimmie Rivera is in need of a new opponent, and in quick fashion. MMAjunkie today confirmed with UFC officials that Bryan Caraway is injured and has been forced to...
  4. Khabib Nurmagomedov's manager offers ultimatum to Tony Ferguson
    Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager is apparently growing impatient with Tony Ferguson’s impasse with the UFC. Former WSOF matchmaker and Dominance MMA chief Ali Abdelaziz gave an ultimatum to Ferguson...
  5. Marlon Moraes says he can beat anyone, including UFC champ Cody Garbrandt
    Marlon Moraes successfully defended his World Series of Fighting bantamweight title on Dec. 31, and he’s once again a free agent. The Brazilian talent, who signed a one-fight deal with WSOF earlier...
  6. Cheick Kongo vs. Oli Thompson, Adam Piccolotti vs. Brent Primus added to Bellator 172
    Cheick Kongo vs. Oli Thompson, and Adam Piccolotti vs. Brent Primus are the latest additions to Bellator 172. The news was announced by the promotion on Wednesday. Link
  7. Mark Hunt felt like he had to accept Alistair Overeem fight or ‘let my family starve’
    Mark Hunt was trying to fight the UFC for further protections in his contract. But he felt like he had no choice but accept a fight without those protections. Hunt will face Alistair Overeem at UFC...
  8. Scottish fighter Paul Craig set to meet Tyson Pedro at UFC 209
    A light heavyweight bout has been added to UFC 209. On Thursday it was announced that 25-year old Australian fighter Tyson Pedro will return to the Octagon on March 4 to take on Paul Craig. The Daily...
  9. Tito Ortiz on why he’s retiring: ‘My biggest enemy has been my body’
    This isn’t the first time Tito Ortiz has announced his retirement. The former UFC light heavyweight champion called it a career after a 2012 loss to Forrest Griffin and was inducted into the UFC Hall...
  10. 'Shogun' Rua vs. Gian Villante in the works for UFC Fight Night: Fortaleza
    Mauricio "Shogun" Rua will look to continue his career resurgence later this year in Brazil. According to multiple sources, the UFC is currently working towards booking Rua vs. Gian Villante for the...
  11. ‘Jacare’ Souza added to UFC 208 against Tim Boetsch
    Ronaldo Souza got a fight, but probably not one that will get him closer to his desired spot atop the middleweight division. “Jacare” will take on Tim Boetsch at UFC 208 on Feb. 11 in Brooklyn, UFC...
  12. Marlon Vera steps in to face Jimmie Rivera at UFC Fight Night 103
    UFC Fight Night 103 is getting a new fight. The UFC announced on Friday that Ecuadorian fighter Marlon Vera will step in for the injured Bryan Caraway to fight Jimmie Rivera on Jan. 15 in Phoenix....
  13. Former UFC Lightweight Champ Rafael dos Anjos Announces Move to Welterweight
    Link His unanimous decision win over Anthony Pettis won him the title and he defended by spectacularly knocking out Donald Cerrone in 66 seconds in his first defense and it seemed at that juncture...
  14. Jimi Manuwa vs. Corey Anderson on tap for UFC London
    Hard-hitting light heavyweight Jimi Manuwa will be taking on Corey Anderson in the UFC’s March 18th return to London, England. A UFC light heavyweight matchup between two top-10 ranked fighters is...
  15. Khabib Nurmagomedov starts camp despite no opponent, welcomes Michael Chiesa if Tony Ferguson not game
    Top UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is still aiming for an appearance at UFC 209, and if Tony Ferguson isn’t willing to stand on the other side of the cage, “The Eagle” is looking for other...
  16. UFC 207 does over 1 million buys
    link Despite the show being on a Friday night, instead of the more familiar Saturday and the lack of promotion of the show by Rousey, the early estimates are that the show did 1.1 million buys on...
  17. Jimmie Rivera withdraws from UFC Fight Night 103 after picking Marlon Vera over John Dodson
    After injury forced Bryan Caraway to withdraw from next week’s UFC Fight Night 103, opponent Jimmie Rivera has now pulled himself from the card, as well. MMAjunkie today confirmed with UFC officials...
  18. Tyron Woodley announces he will rematch Stephen Thompson at UFC 209
    The welterweight division is back on track. UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley announced Monday on his podcast, The Morning Wood Show, that he intends to fight Stephen Thompson in a rematch on...
  19. Nevada commission to vote on removal of marijuana from banned list
    The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) will vote Friday on whether or not to remove marijuana from its banned substance list, per the meeting agenda released on its website. Currently, cannabis and its...
  20. Ronda Rousey’s home in Venice Beach, California vandalized with graffiti
    2017 is not starting off well for Ronda Rousey. 10 days after suffering a 48-second knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)...
  21. Bout agreements yet to be signed, but Tony Ferguson says he's in for Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 209
    A long-awaited bout between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov appears closer than ever to being done for UFC 209. Ferguson today said that he had been tested by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, the...
  22. Henrique da Silva vs. Johnson, Caceres vs. Knight added to UFC on FOX 23
    UFC on FOX 23’s fight card is quickly filling with the addition of two new bouts. UFC officials today announced a pair of new bookings: Brazilian light heavyweight Luis Henrique da Silva (12-1 MMA,...
  23. Mark Hunt files civil suit against UFC, Dana White, Brock Lesnar
    Mark Hunt has taken his grievances against the UFC to court. The veteran heavyweight filed a civil suit in U.S. District Court on Tuesday naming Brock Lesnar, UFC president Dana White, and the UFC’s...
  24. UFC on FOX 23 loses Hector Lombard vs. Brad Tavares, adds Alessio Di Chirico vs. Eric Spicely
    A fight between UFC welterweights Hector Lombard and Brad Tavares has been scratched from UFC on FOX 23. A UFC official passed on the news to MMAjunkie, and people close to both fighters confirmed...
  25. Vicente Luque vs. Leon Edwards slated for UFC Fight Night: London
    Rising welterweight Vicente Luque will return to the Octagon on March 18, as he takes on Leon Edwards at UFC Fight Night 107 in London, sources close to the situation told MMA Fighting. Link
  26. Carla Esparza, Randa Markos to reprise TUF rivalry at UFC Fight Night 105
    Carla Esparza and Randa Markos had a budding feud on The Ultimate Fighter 20. Now, the two will finally fight. Esparza, the former UFC women’s strawweight champion, will take on Markos at UFC Fight...
  27. Ricardo Ramos takes on Michinori Tanaka at UFC Fight Night 104 in Houston
    One of the prospects shown in the latest episode of Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight reality show has his first UFC bout scheduled. Ricardo Ramos, who signed with the promotion after tapping Alfred...
  28. Melvin Guillard vs. Chidi Njokuani catchweight bout headlines Bellator 171
    A 175-pound catchweight matchup between 14-year veteran Melvin Guillard and fellow knockout artist Chidi Njokuani has been booked as the headlining bout of Bellator 171. The event takes place Jan. 27...
  29. Elizabeth Phillips to make Invicta FC debut after Heather Hardy fight falls off card
    Invicta FC is shuffling the deck just four days out of its next event. The MMA debut of popular female boxer Heather Hardy is now off due to an injury to her opponent Brieta Carpenter, MMA Fighting...
  30. Ex-champ Liam McGeary vs. Chris Fields slated for Bellator 173 on Feb. 24
    Former Bellator light-heavyweight champion Liam McGeary is slated for his post-title return bout. Fighting for the first time since losing the belt to Phil Davis in November, McGeary (11-1 MMA, 8-1...
  31. UFC cancels March 3 event in Las Vegas
    The UFC has canceled its second show of 2017. A scheduled March 3 event in Las Vegas has been scrapped, according to the promotion. No specific reason for the decision was announced. The event, which...
  32. UFC Fight Night 107 gets 6 fights, including Brad Pickett's likely farewell
    The UFC’s return to England is still short on a headliner, but the card is starting to take shape. UFC officials today announced six matchups for UFC Fight Night 107, which takes place March 18 at...
  33. Igor Pokrajac vs. Ed Herman slated for UFC 209 in Sin City
    The lineup for March’s UFC 209 event continues to take shape. Officials today announced a light-heavyweight bout between Igor Pokrajac (28-13 MMA, 4-8 UFC) and Ed Herman (23-12 MMA, 10-8 UFC). Link
  34. Robbie Lawler departs from American Top Team
    Robbie Lawler is looking for a new gym to call home. The former UFC welterweight champion has left American Top Team, sources confirmed with MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani on Wednesday. ENT Imports was...
  35. Injury knocks Stefan Struve from UFC Fight Night 105 headliner vs. Junior Dos Santos in Halifax
    Stefan Struve has suffered a shoulder injury and is out of a headlining rematch against former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos, according to a report. Brazilian MMA outlet Combate today...
  36. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson official for UFC 209
    A sizzling lightweight matchup is making its way to Las Vegas. Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson have both signed bout agreements to meet at UFC 209 on March 4 at T-Mobile Arena. MMA Fighting...
  37. Nevada commission begins regulation projects looking at marijuana, new Unified Rules of MMA
    The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) will be taking a hard look at removing marijuana from its banned substance list. At its monthly meeting Friday, the NAC unanimously voted to begin an open...
  38. Dana White offers Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather $25 million each and PPV cut
    UFC President Dana White has stepped in between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, blasting the boxing champ’s offer to the Irish UFC champ and countering with his own. After Mayweather claimed to...
  39. Anderson Silva vs. Derek Brunson set for UFC 208 in Brooklyn
    “The Spider” is coming to the Big Apple. Anderson Silva will face Derek Brunson at UFC 208 on Feb. 11 in Brooklyn, UFC president Dana White announced Friday. It’s a much-needed boost for a card...
  40. UFC Fight Night 103 early weigh-in results
    MAIN CARD (FS1, 10 p.m. ET) -B.J. Penn (146) vs. Yair Rodriguez (145) -Marcin Held (156) vs. Joe Lauzon (155) -Court McGee (170) vs. Ben Saunders (170) -John Moraga (126) vs. Sergio Pettis (125)...
  41. Floyd Mayweather on Dana White’s offer for Conor McGregor fight: ‘He’s a f*cking comedian’
    Yeah, you’re probably going to have to do better than that, Dana. Floyd Mayweather’s response to Dana White’s financial offer for a bout between Mayweather and Conor McGregor was vintage “Money May.”...
  42. Celine Haga chokes out Amy Montenegro at buzzer, loses bout at Invicta 21
    Celine Haga choked her opponent out. And still somehow lost the fight. Link
  43. UFC 210 will be held in Buffalo
    The UFC has scheduled a second pay-per-view for the state of New York this year. On Sunday, during the broadcast of UFC Fight Night 103, the promotion announced that UFC 210 will take place on Apr. 8...
  44. Cody Garbrandt, T.J. Dillashaw to coach The Ultimate Fighter 25
    The UFC has picked the rival coaches for new season of The Ultimate Fighter. The promotion announced on Sunday, that newly crowned bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt will coach season 25 of The...
  45. Floyd Mayweather: ‘Dana White, I remember when you used to carry my bags’
    In the never-ending saga of will they or won’t they that is the potential boxing match between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr., the first real...
  46. UFC Fight Night 103 bonuses: Yair Rodriguez leads charge for extra checks with $50,000
    Yair Rodriguez, Aleksei Oleinik, Augusto Mendes and Frankie Saenz each earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses at Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 103 event. Rodriguez and Oleinikpicked up “Performance of the...
  47. Jessica Andrade vs. Angela Hill rescheduled for UFC Houston
    Strawweights Jessica Andrade and Angela Hill will now meet in Texas, on February 4 Link
  48. Stipe Miocic calls UFC 203 contract ‘a slap in the face,’ says UFC ‘took my kindness for weakness’
    Stipe Miocic is a man of few words. So when he says he is irritated with something, people tend to take notice. The UFC heavyweight champion on Monday revealed that he was deeply frustrated with the...
  49. Rashad Evans says ‘there really is no Blackzilians’ anymore
    One of the more successful fight teams in recent times is breaking up. Or, in the words a key founding member, the Blackzilians — which has been operating since 2010 — has “splintered.” According to...
  50. UFC middleweight contender, ex-Strikeforce title challenger Tim Kennedy announces retirement
    Veteran middleweight Tim Kennedy is hanging up his gloves for good. The UFC 185-pound contender and former Strikeforce title challenger today announced his retirement in a lengthy Facebook post. Link
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