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  1. Hot French Prospect Tom Duquesnoy Announces That He's Signed With the UFC
    The 23-year-old Duquesnoy is a two-division champion for the British Association of Mixed Martial Arts, owning belts at both 135 and 145 pounds. In 2016, the Frenchman dropped down to bantamweight,...
  2. Bethe Correia vs. Marion Reneau, Alex Nicholson vs. Paulo Henrique Costa added to UFC Fight Night: Fortaleza
    The UFC announced a pair of bouts to its upcoming event in Brazil. Bethe Correia and Marion Reneau will collide in the UFC’s return to Fortaleza, Brazil, on March 11. Alex Nicholson will face UFC...
  3. Before he retires, 'old' Anderson Silva wants to test himself against 'dwarf,' Conor McGregor
    Not you too, Anderson. Add former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion Anderson Silva to the laundry list of fighters on the roster who are chomping at the bit to pick a fight...
  4. Mark Hunt: UFC ‘forced’ Alistair Overeem fight on me
    Mark Hunt said he felt backed into a corner. The popular heavyweight fighter said he didn't want to fight Alistair Overeem at UFC 209 on March 4, but felt like he didn't have much of a choice. Hunt...
  5. Johny Hendricks vs. Hector Lombard in the works for UFC Fight Night: Halifax
    Johny Hendricks is getting another shot in the UFC. The promotion is currently working on Hendricks vs. Lombard at 185 pounds for UFC Fight Night: Halifax on Feb. 19. The fight would mark Hendricks'...
  6. Middleweights Gegard Mousasi, Chris Weidman to Clash at UFC 210 in Buffalo
    A battle of middleweight contenders is slated for UFC 210, as Gegard Mousasi and Chris Weidman will lock horns in Buffalo on April 8. The promotion announced the pairing on Thursday. UFC 210 takes...
  7. After injuries to original opponents, James Vick and Abel Trujillo to fight in Houston
    UFC Fight Night 104 has some musical chairs going on. After injuries to both of their opponents, James Vick and Abel Trujillo will now face each other in a lightweight battle in Houston on Feb. 4....
  8. Tyron Woodley believes he’s the ‘worst-treated champion’ in UFC history
    Tyron Woodley isn’t happy with the UFC, or some of its fans it appears, calling himself the “worst-treated champion” in the history of the promotion. The UFC welterweight champ believes he could be...
  9. Chael Sonnen shares heartbreaking details on loss of newborn daughter from listeria
    Chael opens up on losing his daughter, Blauna, six days after her birth. Link
  10. Strikeforce veteran Brett Rogers charged with sexual misconduct after allegedly groping multiple men
    More than seven years ago, Brett Rogers knocked out Andrei Arlovski in just 22 seconds, and turned that into a CBS-televised Strikeforce main event against Fedor Emelianenko. Today, he’s apparently...
  11. Chael Sonnen: New grounded fighter definition makes MMA ‘extremely more dangerous’
    Chael Sonnen has an issue with the new grounded fighter definition in the Unified Rules of MMA. Link
  12. Sheldon Westcott out at UFC Fight Night 104, Alex Morono needs welterweight opponent in Houston
    Canadian welterweight Sheldon Westcott has been forced to withdraw from next month’s UFC Fight Night 104 event, and UFC officials are currently searching for a replacement opponent for Alex Morono....
  13. WSOF champ Marlon Moraes in talks with UFC, manager eyes Jimmie Rivera in Buffalo
    WSOF bantamweight champ Marlon Moraes (18-4-1) is a free agent and currently entertaining an offer from the UFC. If a deal can be reached, his manager already has an opponent in mind. Moraes’...
  14. Michael Bisping is out until May after opting for knee surgery rather than a fight with Yoel Romero
    ‘The Count’ just suffered a torn meniscus that will keep him on the bench until spring. Link
  15. Arm injury forces Gilbert Burns out of Paul Felder fight at UFC 208
    Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Gilbert Burns is off of the February 11th card due to injury. Link
  16. Coach Jason Parillo thinks BJ Penn will want to fight again
    We might not have seen the last of BJ Penn in the cage. Jason Parillo, Penn’s boxing coach, told MMA Fighting on Wednesday at the Bellator 170 open workouts that he doesn’t know for sure if Penn will...
  17. Report: Travis Browne Ditches Edmond Tarverdyan’s Gym in Favor of Black House
    Travis Browne is undergoing a change of scenery. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight appears to have left Edmond Tarverdyan’s Glendale Fighting Club for Black House. UFC Insiders...
  18. All in all, Colleen Schneider happy just to compete at Bellator 170
    A lesser person than Colleen Schneider might get mad about being placed on the opening bout of the preliminary card at Bellator 170. There are, after all, 19 fighters who don’t even have Wikipedia...
  19. Garreth McLellan quickly replaces Alex Nicholson at UFC Fight Night 106
    Paulo Henrique Costa will still make his official UFC debut at UFC Fight Night 106, but he’s got a new opponent. Just a couple days after announcing Costa (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) was slated to fight...
  20. Donald Cerrone is hoping 2017 ends up being a six fight year for him
    ‘Cowboy’ continues to prove he’ll say yes to any fight the UFC puts in front of him. As always, Cowboy was more than willing to step in on short notice or quick turnaround to face whoever the UFC...
  21. Diaz Brothers smoke these crazy gold joints shaped like UFC gloves
    So what are the Diaz brothers doing instead? Well, just last night they spent their time smoking ridiculous golden joints shaped to look like UFC gloves. The Snapchat footage from an appearance the...
  22. Jan Blachowicz injured, Ovince Saint Preux gets new opponent for UFC Fight Night 104
    UFC Fight Night 104 has undergone a slight change. Light heavyweight Jan Blachowicz has suffered an injury and is out of his bout with Ovince Saint Preux. Saint Preux will now be taking on a late...
  23. Jussier Formiga takes on Ray Borg at UFC Fortaleza
    Flyweights Jussier Formiga and Ray Borg have settled on a date to fight. As Combate reported, the pair will meet on the next Brazil card, in the city of Fortaleza, on March 11. Link
  24. Newcomer Jeremy Kimball gets late-notice fight at UFC on FOX 23
    LINK Former Bellator fighter and Colorado native Jeremy Kimball has scored a spot on next week’s UFC lineup in Denver.
  25. ‘Rampage’ Jackson vs. ‘King Mo’ Lawal 2 set to headline Bellator 175
    Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal will get a chance to avenge his loss to Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. Bellator announced on Saturday during the broadcast of Bellator 170 that Jackson and Lawal will fight for a...
  26. Melendez plans one last title run, at featherweight
    Lightweight Gilbert Melendez entered the UFC early in 2014 with one of the best contracts in league history, but went just 1-4, and is on a three-fight losing streak. Melendez, who turned pro in...
  27. Rony Jason vs. Jeremy Kennedy added to UFC Fight Night 106 in Brazil
    Featherweight Rony Jason will welcome an undefeated Canadian to Brazil at UFC Fight Night 106. UFC officials today announced that Jason (14-6 MMA, 4-3 UFC), the featherweight winner of the debut...
  28. Travis Browne vs. Derrick Lewis named new UFC Halifax main event
    UFC Fight Night 105 will get a heavyweight main event, just not the one fans originally expected. Travis Browne will meet Derrick Lewis in the main event of the Feb. 19 event in Halifax, Nova Scotia,...
  29. UFC 211 set for May 13 in Dallas
    The UFC returns to the Lone Star State in May for UFC 211. Yahoo’s Kevin Iole today tweeted the promotion’s plans to visit Dallas on May 13, and MMAjunkie confirmed with UFC officials that the card...
  30. Tim Kennedy admits it was a ‘mistake’ to have Bjorn Rebney as MMAAA ‘public presence’
    One of the biggest news items taken from the launch of the MMA Athletes Association (MMAAA) in November was the involvement of Bjorn Rebney. The MMAAA announcement conference call was the first time...
  31. UFC Fight Night 105 adds Carmouche vs. McMann, Janes vs. Meerschaert, Sicilia vs. Tucker
    The UFC Fight Night 105 lineup is finally filling out, and UFC officials have announced three new contests for the card, as well as a rebuilt contest. The additions include a women’s bantamweight...
  32. Mike Goldberg opens up about ‘disappointing’ UFC departure: ‘I watched everything around me be shattered’
    No one is more disappointed than Mike Goldberg about the way things ended between he and the UFC. The longtime play-by-play voice of the Octagon unceremoniously parted ways with the UFC last month...
  33. UFC adds Anthony Hamilton vs. Marcel Fortuna to Houston card
    The UFC announced a late addition to the Fight Night card in Houston. Anthony Hamilton is set to take on Brazilian heavyweight Marcel Fortuna at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, on Feb. 4. Link
  34. Makwan Amirkhani, Arnold Allen set to clash at UFC Fight Night: London
    Two rising prospects will collide in a featherweight bout in London, the UFC announced Tuesday. Makwan Amirkhani and Arnold Allen are set to face off at UFC Fight Night 107 at London’s O2 Arena on...
  35. Niko Price replaces Sheldon Westcott at UFC Fight Night 104 in Houston
    Alex Morono has a replacement opponent for next month’s UFC Fight Night 104 event. As MMAjunkie first reported, Sheldon Westcott (9-3-1 MMA, 1-2 UFC) was recently forced out of the welterweight bout....
  36. Stipe Miocic vs. Junior dos Santos targeted for UFC 211
    Junior dos Santos was scheduled to fight Stefan Struve at UFC Halifax on February 19th, but was pulled from the card after Struve suffered an injury, and UFC officials couldn’t find a suitable...
  37. UFC bantamweight champ Cody Garbrandt, ex-champ T.J. Dillashaw reveal 'TUF 25' coaching staffs
    Filming for Season 25 of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality series is already underway. That means UFC bantamweight champ Cody Garbrandt and former titleholder T.J. Dillashaw are already in Las Vegas....
  38. Floyd Mayweather VS Conor McGregor Punch Out!!
    In an epic Dream Fight with Nintendo's Mike Tyson's Punch Out 8bit Graphics, Floyd Mayweather challenges Conor McGregor to a boxing death match for 100 million dollars a piece. Who would win in this...
  39. Tito Ortiz fires back at the haters that called his win over Chael Sonnen fake
    Tito Ortiz is not impressed with the fan reaction to his Bellator 170 win over Chael Sonnen. Link
  40. John McCarthy wishes he could put fight-fix accusers in choke Tito Ortiz used to tap Chael Sonnen
    There are some people who just want to create controversy, longtime MMA referee “Big” John McCarthy said about those who called a fix in the headliner of this past Saturday’s Bellator 170. McCarthy,...
  41. Michael McDonald is so broke he can’t even afford to accept a fight from the UFC right now
    It's pretty common knowledge at this point that making it into the UFC doesn't result in immediate riches and financial security. In fact, more and more stories continue to pour out featuring...
  42. Felipe Olivieri suspended two years following USADA doping case arbitration
    Going to arbitration did not end up helping Felipe Olivieri. After having his USADA case heard by an independent arbitrator, the UFC lightweight was suspended two years for an anti-doping violation,...
  43. Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson 2 set for UFC 210
    Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson are going to give it another go in April. Cormier will defend his light heavyweight title against Johnson at UFC 210 in Buffalo on April 8, MMA Fighting confirmed....
  44. George Sullivan fails drug test, facing second UFC anti-doping violation
    George Sullivan’s toughest opponent over the last year has been USADA. The UFC welterweight failed a drug test and is facing a second UFC anti-doping policy violation, the promotion announced...
  45. Kevin Lee vs. Francisco Trinaldo set for UFC Fight Night Fortaleza
    Another Brazilian name has been added to the UFC’s March 11 event in Fortaleza. Curitiba’s Francisco Trinaldo will meet Kevin Lee in an interesting lightweight matchup at UFC Fight Night 106....
  46. Ranked flyweights Ali Bagautinov, Zach Makovsky no longer on UFC roster
    Two of the world’s best flyweights are no longer under UFC contract. Former UFC title challenger Ali Bagautinov (14-5 MMA, 4-3 UFC) and middling contender Zach Makovsky (19-8 MMA, 3-4 UFC) both...
  47. Chael Sonnen addresses ‘embarrassing’ end to Tito Ortiz fight, SUG 3 pullout
    Chael Sonnen was just as disappointed as his supporters on Saturday with the way his Bellator 170 main event against Tito Ortiz played out. Sonnen tapped out from an early rear-naked choke at the...
  48. Ronda Threatened Lawsuit For Training Partners Who Punched Her In Sparring
    “She’s not allowed to get hit in sparring. These girls have to sign these waivers to say that we’ll never hit Ronda, and we’ll never talk about this type of training ever and all this stuff. She’s...
  49. Blachowicz vs. Cummins, Aldana vs. Chookagian among new UFC 210 bookings
    April’s UFC 210 event in New York has three new additions. Officials today announced the trio of bouts: light heavyweights Jan Blachowicz (19-6 MMA, 2-3 UFC) vs. Patrick Cummins (8-4 MMA, 4-4 UFC),...
  50. ‘Formerly promoted’ - Has World Series of Fighting been transferred or folded?
    The entity doing business as WSOF is now a former MMA promoter, according to court documents. MMAWC, LLC filed a lawsuit on Monday in Clark County District Court describing itself as the “Las...
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