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  1. Steve Bosse vs. Jared Cannonier booked for July's TUF 25 Finale in Las Vegas
    The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale continues to take shape with a new light heavyweight fight. Steve Bosse (12-2 MMA, ,2-1 UFC) will fight Jared Cannonier (9-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) at the event this summer. UFC...
  2. England's Darren Till meets Germany's Jessin Ayari at UFC Fight Night 109 in Sweden
    A welterweight fight is the latest addition to next month’s UFC return to Sweden. Unbeaten Englishman Darren Till (13-0-1 MMA, 1-0-1 UFC) is set to take on Germany’s Jessin Ayari (16-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC)...
  3. Luan Chagas vs. Jim Wallhead booked for UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro
    The UFC’s lineup for its return to Brazil in June continues to grow with the addition of a welterweight fight. Brazil’s Luan Chagas (14-2-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC) is set to take on England’s Jim Wallhead...
  4. Undefeated lightweights Marc Diakiese, Drakkar Klose collide at TUF 25 Finale
    A pair of undefeated prospects will meet at the Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale card in Las Vegas, NV, on July 7. The UFC announced on Wednesday that Marc Diakiese will put his 12-0 record on the line as...
  5. Former Bellator champ Marcos Galvao has savings stolen in robbery
    Marcos Galvao went to Brazil on vacation following his loss to Emmanuel Sanchez at Bellator 175, and had an unpleasant surprise when he flew back home to New York. The former Bellator bantamweight...
  6. Patricky ‘Pitbull’ Freire vs. Derek Campos 2 set to headline Bellator 181
    Patricky ‘Pitbull’ Freire will returning to the Bellator cage later this summer. The Brazilian lightweight will be facing Derek Campos in a rematch in the main event of Bellator 181, which is set to...
  7. Justin Gaethje apparently heading to UFC as Professional Fighters League launches recruiting for 2018 season
    LAS VEGAS – WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje is heading to the UFC, according to his now-former employers. With the WSOF currently rebranding as the Professional Fighters League and focused...
  8. UFC titleholder Tyron Woodley returns in July: 'Champ camp just kicked off'
    “As you guys have heard, champ camp just kicked off,” he told FOX Sports’ PROcast (via Twitter). “I can’t release who it is yet, but your boy is going to be fighting in July. So stay tuned for the...
  9. Check out this abomination of a Mark Hunt action figure
    This new Mark Hunt action figure has it all: a weird waist, a womanly chest, detachable limbs and even a little “Super Samoan.” Hunt (12-11-1 MMA, 7-5-1 UFC), a veteran heavyweight and fan favorite,...
  10. Top Bellator prospect Aaron Pico explains why he wanted to fight veteran in pro MMA debut
    There will be no slow build for Aaron Pico. Few would blame Bellator for giving Pico a showcase fight in his pro MMA debut. One of the top prospects in the history of the sport should be booked very...
  11. Vitor Belfort vs. Nate Marquardt targeted for UFC 212
    Vitor Belfort will be making his last walk to the Octagon in Brazil. The UFC is officially targeting a middleweight bout between Belfort and fellow veteran Nate Marquardt for UFC 212, which is set to...
  12. UFC heavyweight Todd Duffee seeks November comeback after more than 2-year layoff
    Todd Duffee hasn’t been seen in a UFC fight since a first-round knockout loss to Frank Mir in the UFC Fight Night 71 headliner nearly two years ago. He hopes for that to change in the coming months,...
  13. Benson Henderson targets late summer Bellator return after knee surgery
    You might not know Benson Henderson has been operating under less-than-ideal conditions for the entirety of his three-fight Bellator career. Granted, Henderson has lost two of those three fights...
  14. Ryan Bader set to make ‘3 to 4 times’ more sponsorship money with Bellator than UFC
    LINK Now that Ryan Bader has left the UFC light heavyweight division behind in favor of Bellator MMA, he’ll have the immediate opportunity to step outside the boundaries of UFC’s sponsorship deal...
  15. Aspen Ladd set for UFC debut vs. Jessica Eye at TUF 25 Finale in July
    The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale appears to have a women’s bantamweight bout headed for the card, including an unbeaten Invicta FC prospect. According to reports, Aspen Ladd (5-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will...
  16. UFC newcomer Marlon Moraes not looking to take ‘quick way’ to bantamweight title
    Link Former WSOF bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes made a big free agent splash earlier this month when he signed with UFC. Moraes was quickly booked to fight promotional mainstay Raphael Assuncao...
  17. Tito Ortiz buries hatchet with UFC president Dana White - ‘Why waste time hating somebody?’
    link Tito Ortiz has had plenty of rivalries over his longtime combat career, but perhaps none were as bigger as the one he shared with his former manager-turned (ex) boss, Dana White.
  18. Dana White would’ve signed a 55-year deal with UFC, WME-IMG if given the chance
    link After Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was sold to WME-IMG for a staggering $4 billion last year (details), company president Dana White inked a five-year deal worth an estimated $360...
  19. Bethe Correia: ‘Overrated’ Holly Holm may retire early after I knock her out in Singapore
    LINK Bethe Correia may only have one knockout victory to her credit, but she is still very confident she can knockout out a former multi-time boxing world champion and ex-Ultimate Fighting...
  20. Jon Jones reminds Daniel Cormier he ‘popped his cherry’ in latest Twitter war
    LINK No, not that way. Jon Jones and current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier are highly-expected to mix it up one more time at the upcoming UFC 214...
  21. Jimmy Rivera responds to John Dodson’s UFC callout: ‘He’s scared and likes to run’
    LINK Some people call John Dodson’s strategy inside the Octagon as good defense, while others simply call it running. Whatever the case may be, Jimmie Rivera isn’t all that interested in a showdown...
  22. Your daily Ragin' Al update: Iaquinta now UFC boss, calls out Swanson, releases Northcutt, calls Perry and Lee 'ignorant'
    LINK Al Iaquinta may not be the UFC’s favorite fighter right now, but he’s making a heck of an impression on social media. After nearly two years away from competition, Iaquinta returned to the...
  23. UFC signs prospect Zabit Magomedsharipov
    link The UFC has come to terms with one of MMA’s top prospects. Zabit Magomedsharipov (12-1), the former ACB featherweight champion, recently signed a UFC contract, MMA Fighting confirmed.
  24. The Andersons are playing with matches, and the sparks are flying
    Monday was unique in that two of the hardest to book contenders perhaps in the history of the UFC found huckleberries. During an appearance on The MMA Hour, current Invicta FC featherweight champion...
  25. Dan Henderson to make promotional appearance for Bellator during fight series at NASCAR event
    When last we saw Dan Henderson, he was fighting for the UFC middleweight title. Now, he’s working for Bellator. Sort of. Henderson, the former Pride champion and MMA legend, will be making a...
  26. ‘Refreshed’ Rory MacDonald returns home to Kelowna, ready for second chapter of his career
    When we last saw Rory MacDonald he was in the UFC against Stephen Thompson, in the fan-friendly confines of Canada’s capital city of Ottawa, fighting out his contract for a chance to explore free...
  27. Dominick Cruz eyeing Cody Garbrandt vs. TJ Dillashaw winner: ‘I think that I’ve earned that position’
    Dominick Cruz has stayed plenty busy in the months since his UFC 207 title loss to Cody Garbrandt, traveling the country in his role as a FOX Sports analyst and even appearing in the UFC broadcast...
  28. Longtime UFC veteran Nik Lentz announces departure from American Top Team, figuring out future plans
    Nik Lentz today announced he’s no longer a part of American Top Team in Coconut Creek, Fla., ending a five-year relationship with the famed MMA training center. Lentz (27-8-2 MMA, 11-5-1 UFC) stated...
  29. UFC champ Tyron Woodley needs opponent for upcoming title defense, calls out many fighters
    Tyron Woodley is training for a fight but still has no opponent. The UFC welterweight champ told “UFC Unfiltered” that finding someone to face him in the octagon has been more difficult than he...
  30. Rashad Coulter added to UFC 211, Faces Chase Sherman
    Dallas TX heavyweight Rashad “Daywalker” Coulter will make his UFC debut as the hometown favorite at UFC 211 later this month. That’s according to a report by the Dallas Morning News‘ Mark...
  31. Anthony Pettis returns to lightweight, meets Jim Miller at UFC 213
    Anthony Pettis is back at 155 pounds. The former UFC and WEC lightweight champion has ended his two-fight experiment at featherweight and will return to the division over which he once ruled. Pettis...
  32. Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko in the works for UFC 213
    UFC 213 is expected to feature at least two championship fights. Amanda Nunes is slated to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight title against Valentina Shevchenko on July 8 in Las Vegas, MMA Fighting...
  33. Matt Bessette meets new challenger Reynaldo Trujillo in CES MMA 44 headliner
    Injury has forced Jeremy Spoon (20-3) to withdraw from a planned CES MMA 44 headliner, and a replacement opponent has been secured. Veteran Texan Reynaldo Trujillo (21-18) has agreed to step in on...
  34. Danny Roberts vs. Bobby Nash latest ticketed for UFC Fight Night 113 in Scotland
    The UFC’s return to Scotland in July continues to build with the addition of a welterweight fight. American Bobby Nash (8-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will take on England’s Danny Roberts (13-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) at...
  35. Chris Wade meets Frankie Perez in Ring of Combat rematch at UFC on FOX 25
    The UFC’s debut event on Long Island this summer has another fight featuring a local – and it’ll be a rematch. Long Island’s own Chris Wade (11-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC) will take on Frankie Perez (10-3 MMA,...
  36. Gerald Meerschaert meets Thiago 'Marreta' Santos at UFC 213 in Las Vegas
    A middleweight bout between Gerald Meerschaert and Thiago “Marreta” Santos is the latest addition to July’s UFC 213 lineup. Brazilian outlet Combate.com first reported the matchup between Meerschaert...
  37. Cris 'Cyborg' and Megan Anderson appear to be all-in on UFC 214 clash
    As the status of UFC women’s featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie continues to remain a mystery, frustration among fellow fighters in her weight class is beginning to boil over. Although the...
  38. Charlie Ward welcomes newcomer Galore Bofando to octagon at UFC Fight Night 113
    As Conor McGregor previously announced, his SBG Ireland teammate will compete at UFC Fight Night 113 in Scotland. UFC officials today announced that Irish welterweight Charlie Ward (3-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC)...
  39. UFC 211 gets two late fights added, including replacement, bringing card to 14 total
    The UFC’s summer return to Dallas is officially jam packed. Two bouts have been added to the May 13 fight card at American Airlines Center, one of which replaces a last-minute scratch. As first...
  40. Georges St-Pierre to Michael Bisping: I’ll fight you any time ‘after October’
    Don’t plan on seeing the UFC middleweight title defended until late in 2017. Georges St-Pierre posted a video message to middleweight champion Michael Bisping on Friday, saying he’d be ready to fight...
  41. ‘Baby Slice’ Kevin Ferguson Jr. returns against D.J. Griffin at Bellator 179 in London
    Kevin Ferguson Jr. — a.k.a. ‘Baby Slice’ — is fighting again in 15 days. It was reported on Friday by The Sun that Ferguson will take on D.J. Griffin at Bellator 179, which will take place on May 20...
  42. Stevie Ray vs. Paul Felder booked for UFC Fight Night 113
    A few days after they went onto Twitter and agreed to a fight, the UFC has made it official: Stevie Ray vs. Paul Felder have a date in Glasgow. The lightweights will square off at UFC Fight Night 113...
  43. USADA suspends UFC’s Ricardo Abreu for four years after second anti-doping violation
    As expected, Ricardo Abreu won’t be fighting in the UFC any time soon. Or, more likely, ever again. The middleweight fighter was suspended for four years by USADA after failing a drug test while...
  44. ‘Bigfoot' Silva back on TRT for Vitaly Minakov fight in Russia
    Antonio Silva is looking to snap a four-fight losing skid, and he's cleared to go on testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) once again. “Bigfoot", one of the few UFC fighters allowed to go on TRT...
  45. Ex-WSOF champ Justin Gaethje says UFC contract signed, wants 'scariest lightweight possible'
    Now former WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje late Wednesday night said his next move is a done deal. Gaethje (17-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC), currently ranked No. 8 in the latest USA TODAY...
  46. Gastelum win over Belfort overturned, plus 90-day suspension
    The UFC’s independent drug testing agency does not test for recreational drugs outside of competition. However, recreational drugs including marijuana are tested for in-competition. Alcohol is...
  47. Conor McGregor, girlfriend Dee Devlin have first child — a boy
    Brace yourselves. There’s about to be another Conor McGregor running around. Conor McGregor and his longtime girlfriend Dee Devlin became parents Friday, McGregor confirmed Sunday on social after...
  48. Cruz: DJ would do ‘great’ against Garbrandt and Dillashaw
    For now, the top of the UFC bantamweight division appears to be a three-horse race between current UFC champion Cody Garbrandt, the man challenging for the title next, T.J. Dillashaw, and the man...
  49. Dana White on McGegor vs Mayweather: ‘We Just Lost Our Date’
    Although UFC president Dana White has been fairly consistent in saying that a boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor isn’t even close to being signed, on Saturday night, he admitted...
  50. Anderson Silva removes himself from UFC 212: "I'm done"
    " target="_blank" rel="nofollow">link ...And the promotion still does not have an opponent for Anderson Silva. That's probably why he removed himself from the home town lineup on Sunday, frustrated...
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