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  1. Yair Rodriguez looking to overtake Canelo Alvarez’s popularity with Mexican fight fans
    link Top UFC featherweight Yair Rodriguez has his sights set on becoming the best fighter possible, and along the way, a massive star in Latin America.
  2. Scott Coker: Paul Daley-Rory MacDonald winner will face Douglas Lima-Lorenz Larkin winner
    A pair of big upcoming matchups in the Bellator welterweight division have been turned into something of a mini-tournament. Paul Daley will meet Rory MacDonald in the main event of Bellator 179 in...
  3. Luke Rockhold encourages fellow middleweights to stand ground, tell UFC 'f*ck you'
    Luke Rockhold has lost just once in the last four years, and yet he’s nowhere near a title shot. That’s because the man who beat him 11 months ago, Michael Bisping, is waiting for his next challenge...
  4. Dana White Confirms TUF 26 Will Crown Women’s Flyweight Champion
    After a recent false start, UFC president Dana White on Tuesday confirmed that the next season of The Ultimate Fighter will, in fact, launch the women’s 125-pound weight class and crown its first...
  5. Mighty Mouse gets ALL his belts
    UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is tied with Anderson Silva for consecutive title defenses, with 10. However, he had just one actual, physical belt. Prior to his last fight, a submission of...
  6. Knee injury forces Michael Page out of next week's Bellator 179 event
    Next week's Bellator 179 card has been hit by the injury bug. Welterweight contender Michael "Venom" Page has been forced to withdraw from his fight against Derek Anderson due to a knee injury, MMA...
  7. UFC 211’s Sergio Pettis vs. Henry Cejudo fight canceled
    DALLAS — Saturday night’s UFC 211 card has taken a last-minute hit. Sergio Pettis vs. Henry Cejudo has been canceled, MMA Fighting has learned. According to multiple sources, a hand injury has forced...
  8. Penne first UFC flagged for test following ABP review
    In addition to direct blood and urine anti-doping tests, UFC fighters are also subject to indirect testing via an Athlete Biological Passport (ABP). This is an individual record of selected...
  9. Dana White: Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre title fight off, Yoel Romero gets next shot
    LINKK After endless complaints from fans and middleweight contenders, UFC President Dana White claims the company has decided to call off plans for a Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre title...
  10. Jose Aldo gets stitches after sparring session, guarantees UFC 212 title fight is still on
    Another one of the well-known Nova Uniao sparring sessions left Jose Aldo with a cut on the top of his head, which he needed to patch up with no more than five stitches. As alarming as that sounds,...
  11. UFC: Glory world champion Gokhan Saki rumoured to have signed with promotion
    News has been leaking from the Asian continent that exciting Kickboxer and former world champion, Gokhan Saki, has signed a four-fight deal with the UFC. It was first reported by One commentator and...
  12. Jared Gordon out of UFC 211 with food poisoning
    Jared Gordon faced a terribly difficult road to UFC 211. He became addicted to pain killers at 19, was taking heroin at 21 (it costs less), was in lock up at 22, and homeless begging on the streets...
  13. Joanne Calderwood vs. Cynthia Calvillo announced for UFC Glasgow
    Joanne Calderwood is getting a big fight in front of her hometown fans. “Dr. Kneevil” will meet Cynthia Calvillo in a battle of strawweight standouts at UFC Fight Night 113 on July 16 in Glasgow,...
  14. Gunnar Nelson vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio to headline UFC Fight Night 113
    It might not have been the high-profile matchup many thought Gunnar Nelson would get, but it is a headlining spot. Nelson will take on Santiago Ponzinibbio in the main event of UFC Fight Night 113 on...
  15. ADCC announces Frank Mir vs. Chael Sonnen 'superfight' for September event in Finland
    Chael Sonnen has a new opponent for his ADCC ‘superfight’ in September. With American Top Team leader Ricardo Liborio forced out of the match due to a knee injury, Frank Mir has stepped up to face...
  16. Justin Gaethje set to make UFC debut against Michael Johnson at TUF 25 Finale
    Justin Gaethje has a date and an opponent for his UFC debut. The former WSOF lightweight champion has been scheduled to take on Michael Johnson in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale,...
  17. Chris Weidman vs. Kelvin Gastelum set for UFC on FOX 25 main event
    The opportunity to fight at home was too much for Chris Weidman to pass up. The former UFC middleweight champion and Long Island, N.Y. native will meet Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of UFC on FOX...
  18. Iuri Alcantara meets UFC newcomer Brian Kelleher in Rio de Janeiro
    The UFC has added the 13th bout to the upcoming pay-per-view event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, as rising bantamweight Iuri Alcantara faces Brian Kelleher on June 3. The UFC announced the match-up...
  19. Cyborg vs. Cat Zingano Reportedly Set For July
    The Brazilian made her UFC nearly a year ago at UFC 198 from her hometown of Fortaleza, Brazil. She took on Leslie Smith and got the first round TKO victory in just over a minute. She followed that...
  20. UFC 211 Bonuses: Miocic, Knight, Sherman, Coulter Pocket $50K Awards
    Stipe Miocic didn’t have to work nearly as long for his $50,000 bonus against Junior dos Santos this time around. The heavyweight champion earned a “Performance of the Night” award for his...
  21. Anthony Johnson reveals next step in his career after UFC retirement
    Greener pastures, indeed. Anthony Johnson, for the first time, revealed the industry that he is leaving MMA for in a radio show interview this weekend. And it certainly sounds like it’s the marijuana...
  22. Opening odds: Yoel Romero is a hefty favorite over UFC champ Michael Bisping
    Michael Bisping is the underdog against Plan B; the middleweight champion would’ve been the ‘dog even with Plan A, as it turns out. Bisping (30-7 MMA, 20-7 UFC), of course, was initially slated to...
  23. UFC 211 Reebok Payouts: Miocic & Joanna Emerge As Top Earners
    The UFC 211 Reebok payouts are here and two title holders have topped the list. This past Saturday night (May 13), UFC 211 took place inside the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. In the main...
  24. Brian Stann Sounds Off On Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier
    Brian Stann was none too pleased with the result of the Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier bout at UFC 211. “Here’s the overall frustration: We set new rules, we barely ever use them, we go to...
  25. TUF Brazil veteran Alexandre Ramos arrested for international drug trafficking
    Alexandre Ramos’ latest run-in with the law got him arrested in Portugal. The 28-year-old Brazilian fighter, who competed as a featherweight in the first edition of The Ultimate Fighter in 2012,...
  26. 10 memorable moments from UFC 211, including another rules controversy
    UFC champions Stipe Miocic and Joanna Jedrzejczyk both took another step toward putting their names in the UFC record book at UFC 211. Miocic became the latest UFC fighter to defend the heavyweight...
  27. Dennis Bermudez vs. Darren Elkins set for UFC on FOX 25
    Featherweights Dennis Bermudez and Darren Elkins are reportedly set for battle at UFC on FOX 25 in July. Link
  28. Stockholm newcomer Oliver Enkamp in for Emil Meek vs. Nordine Taleb at UFC Fight Night 109
    After losing his opponent, Nordine Taleb will stay on the UFC’s card in Sweden later this month. Norway’s Emil Meek (9-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) this past week said he had to pull out of his welterweight fight...
  29. Dana White Responds To Luke Rockhold's Twitter Rant
    Luke Rockhold isn’t thrilled with Dana White’s recent comments. “I never said I deserved a title shot. I said we (middleweights) deserve clarity. We deserve something to fight for. ‘You have to earn...
  30. Alex Garcia vs. Tim Means, Darrell Horcher vs. Devin Powell set for UFC Fight Night 112
    The UFC’s first Oklahoma City event in eight years continues to build with the addition of two more fights. Darrell Horcher (12-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will take on Devin Powell (8-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) in a...
  31. Injuries scrap Christian Colombo vs. Damian Grabowski at UFC Fight Night 109 in Sweden
    The UFC’s return to Sweden, less than two weeks away, has seen the cancellation of a preliminary card fight. The heavyweight fight between Christian Colombo (8-2-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC) and Damian...
  32. WME|IMG invites UFC roster to Las Vegas this weekend for ‘retreat’
    A large chunk of the UFC roster will descend upon Las Vegas this weekend, and it won’t be for a fight. WME|IMG, the new owners of the UFC, have invited the entire roster to Vegas for what they’re...
  33. Strawweight prospect Amanda Ribas signs with the UFC, meets Juliana Lima in July
    Strawweight prospect Amanda Ribas has signed with the UFC and is set to make her Octagon debut against fellow Brazilian Juliana Lima at the TUF 25 Finale event in Las Vegas, NV, on July 7, sources...
  34. Get ready.....new weight classes coming to MMA
    New weight classes coming to MMA With extreme weight cutting becoming more and more of a issue in our sport new rules and plans have just been passed to help combat this issue. The addition of more...
  35. Dana White, Conor McGregor come to terms on Floyd Mayweather boxing match deal
    Conor McGregor’s boxing venture against Floyd Mayweather seems to be drawing closer to happening. At least, that’s according to UFC president Dana White. That much was made clear on Wednesday night...
  36. ‘Minotouro' Nogueira injured, out of UFC Fight Night 112 fight with Ilir Latifi
    Ilir Latifi needs a new opponent for UFC Fight Night 112. The Swedish light heavyweight was booked to meet Brazilian veteran Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in Oklahoma City on June 25, but revealed on...
  37. Elevation Fight Team moves out of MusclePharm training facility
    Colorado-based Elevation Fight Team is parting ways with long-time team sponsor MusclePharm. “As a team, Elevation Fight Team has decided to move all of it's training from the MusclePharm Facility to...
  38. Reza Madadi Added to UFC in Stockholm for Last Stand
    Reza Madadi will have his last wish of his MMA career. “Mad Dog” has been added to the UFC in Stockholm card on late notice as the Allstars Training Center fighter steps in for injured Mairbek...
  39. Michael Bisping too injured to fight Yoel Romero, prefers to wait for Georges St-Pierre
    I feel like I’ve heard this somewhere before... Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Michael Bisping was expecting to fight former welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre, but...
  40. Paul Daley, Michael Page get into skirmish at Bellator 179
    Two of Bellator’s top British fighters just about came to blows Friday. Following his fight with Rory MacDonald in the main event of Bellator 179 in London, Paul Daley and Michael Page had a physical...
  41. Veteran broadcaster Michael Schiavello discusses his AXS TV Fights departure
    Michael Schiavello is heading home, though it’s a bittersweet departure for the veteran AXS TV Fights play-by-play man. “Las Vegas has been home for may years, but Australia is always the spiritual...
  42. Woodley wants GSP, calls Bisping fight ‘the cowardly move’
    By all accounts, the next man challenging for the UFC welterweight champion will be Demian Maia. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu savant earned that right after capturing his seventh straight win at UFC 211...
  43. Bellator 179 post-event facts: Cheick Kongo is winningest heavyweight in Bellator history
    Rory MacDonald’s long journey back to the win column finally came to an end Friday when the former UFC title challenger was victorious in his Bellator debut against Paul Daley at Bellator 179....
  44. Cris Cyborg, Angela Magana involved in physical altercation at UFC Athlete Retreat
    Cris Cyborg and another UFC female fighter had an altercation at the UFC Athlete Retreat on Sunday and things got physical. Upset over tweets posted by Angela Magana, Cyborg confronted Magana during...
  45. Sergio Pettis vs. Brandon Moreno headlines UFC Fight Night 114 in Mexico City
    A pair of surging flyweights, including one from Mexico, will headline the UFC’s return to Mexico City this summer. Sergio Pettis (15-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) is set to take on Brandon Moreno (14-3 MMA, 3-0...
  46. Russian MMA fighter accused of attacking official
    Two Russian mixed martial arts fighters face punishment following an alleged attack on an official after a decision went against one of them in the ring. Up-and-coming fighter Gadzhimurad...
  47. Dana White: Georges St-Pierre will face UFC welterweight champion upon return
    link Now that Georges St-Pierre is out of a proposed Middleweight bout against division champion Michael Bisping, the 185-pound weight class is no longer clouded. So what’s next for the former UFC...
  48. Cris Cyborg, Angela Magana involved in physical altercation at UFC Athlete Retreat
    Cris Cyborg and another UFC female fighter had an altercation at the UFC Athlete Retreat on Sunday and things got physical. Upset over tweets posted by Angela Magana, Cyborg confronted Magana during...
  49. Nadia Kassem the latest Aussie to break into UFC ranks
    NADIA Kassem is Australia’s newest UFC fighter — and also its most unlikely. Unknown to all but the most seasoned Sydney fight fans, 21-year-old Kassem will make her Octagon debut at UFC Auckland on...
  50. Garbrant-Dillashaw out of UFC 213, Romero-Whittaker in
    UFC president Dana White spoke recently with ESPN‘s Brett Okamoto, and announced that some big fights had been reshuffled. The Cody Garbrandt vs. TJ Dillashaw bantamweight title fight at UFC 213 on...
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