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  1. Former two-division champ Joe Warren meets Steve Garcia at Bellator 181 in July
    Despite inching closer to his 41st birthday, Joe Warren continues to go strong in the cage and will make his return to action at Bellator 181 in July. Warren (14-6 MMA, 12-5 BMMA) is slated to meet...
  2. Romero-Whittaker interim title fight to co-headline UFC 213; Nunes-Shevchenko is main event
    With UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping injured, an interim title fight between Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker is coming to the division. Romero (13-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) and Whittaker (18-4 MMA,...
  3. Bracket A for RIZIN Bantamweight GP announced
    RIZIN’s World GP series has become part of its staple concepts ever since their launch in 2015. King Mo was crowned the winner of the monumental -220 lbs GP in 2015. Mirko Crocop won the Openweight...
  4. Renan Barao-Aljamain Sterling, Ricardo Lamas-Chan Sung Jung set for UFC 214
    A former bantamweight champion returns to his old weight class, and an intriguing matchup of veteran featherweights, have been added to UFC 214. Link
  5. Gokhan “The Rebel” Saki set to make his UFC debut in Rotterdam
    After weeks of speculation over the future of kickboxing legend Gokhan Saki, the UFC has today confirmed the signing of “The Rebel” to a multi-fight deal. The news was officially announced by the...
  6. Lethbridge fighter Jordan Mein to battle Belal Muhammad in UFC 213
    Jordan Mein will be back in the octagon this summer. The Lethbridge native has been the most high-profile Albertan fighter in recent years, and his next fight will be against Belal Muhammad (11-2-0)...
  7. Undefeated prospect Gavin Tucker returns against ex-WSOF champ Rick Glenn at UFC 216
    An intriguing featherweight match-up has been added to UFC 216, as undefeated Canadian prospect Gavin Tucker is set to return against former WSOF champion Rick Glenn on Sept. 9 in Edmonton, Canada....
  8. Heather Hardy signs with Bellator, to fight Alice Yauger in New York
    Heather Hardy, who has put together a perfect 20-0 record en route to becoming arguably the most popular female boxer in the U.S., has signed with Bellator and will fight on its June 24 card at...
  9. Heavyweights Travis Browne And Alexey Oliynyk Clash At UFC 213
    Heavyweights Travis Browne and Alexey Oliynyk will meet at UFC 213 on July 8 during the fight promotion’s International Fight Week. UFC officials announced the matchup on Wednesday. Browne (18-6-1)...
  10. Johnny Case vs. Tony Martin targeted for UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City
    Lightweight Johnny Case is expected to meet Tony Martin at UFC Fight Night 112. A person close to one of the fighters said bout agreements are expected to be finalized soon for the matchup, which...
  11. Shane Burgos vs. Godofredo Pepey headed to UFC on FOX 25 on Long Island
    A featherweight bout featuring an unbeaten New Yorker is the latest addition to the UFC’s debut show on Long Island. New York’s Shane Burgos (9-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) will take on Brazil’s Godofredo Pepey...
  12. Roy Nelson signs with Bellator
    “Big Country” is off to Bellator. Roy Nelson (22-14) has signed an exclusive, multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA, MMA Fighting has confirmed with multiple sources. The promotion is expected to...
  13. UFC Fight Night 109 bonuses: Main event nabs 'Fight of the Night' honors
    STOCKHOLM – It was a one-sided fight, but today’s UFC Fight Night 109 main event earned “Fight of the Night” honors. Headliners Alexander Gustafsson (18-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) and Glover Teixeira (26-6...
  14. 10 memorable moments from UFC-Stockholm, with Gustafsson's end to a productive month
    At UFC Fight Night 109, Alexander Gustafsson reminded the world that that when he’s healthy and able to fight, the UFC’s light heavyweight division consists of more than just current champion Daniel...
  15. Andrey Koreshkov-Chidi Njokuani headliner among 3 bouts set for Bellator 182 in New York
    Bellator will waste little time returning to the Empire State with Bellator 182. In the main event, former welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov (19-2 MMA, 10-2 BMMA) will look to bounce back from...
  16. Ronda Rousey cast in 'Battle of the Network Stars' reboot on ABC
    Fresh off a guest spot on NBC’s Blindspot, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is expected to be cast in a reboot of ABC’s “Battle of the Network Stars.” Pop culture website...
  17. Alan Jouban vs. Brian Camozzi added to UFC 213
    Alan Jouban isn’t wasting much time getting back into the swing of things. The welterweight, who lost to Gunnar Nelson at March’s UFC Fight Night 107, returns to action at UFC 213 on July 8 in Las...
  18. Leslie Smith vs. Lina Lansberg set for UFC Fight Night 113 in Glasgow
    Leslie Smith will be returning to the Octagon in July. The veteran has been scheduled to face Sweden’s Lina Lansberg in a women’s bantamweight contest at UFC Fight Night 113 on July 16 at The SSE...
  19. Kevin Lee, Michael Chiesa not facing sanctions in Oklahoma for press-conference scuffle
    Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa seem to be in the clear as far as discipline goes after a press-conference scuffle earlier this month. Lee and Chiesa will not receive any sanctions from the Oklahoma...
  20. Samsung Announces Virtual Reality Partnership with UFC
    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced on Tuesday a VR Live Pass on Gear VR, a lineup of exciting global, live entertainment partnerships with the UFC, X Games and Live Nation. Samsung will stream...
  21. Volkan Oezdemir gets his wish: UFC 214 fight with Jimi Manuwa
    Officials today announced Oezdemir (14-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC), who’s fresh off a UFC Fight Night 109 upset win over surging Misha Cirkunov (13-3 MMA, 4-1 UFC) this past weekend, is slated to meet Jimi...
  22. Vitor Belfort’s UFC deal won’t end at UFC 212
    It turns out that Vitor Belfort’s upcoming bout with Nate Marquardt is not the last one on his current deal with the UFC. Moments after his loss to Kelvin Gastelum in March, “The Phenom” told the...
  23. Sara McMann vs. Ketlen Vieira set for UFC 214
    Former UFC bantamweight title challenger Sara McMann is building her case for another shot at the gold. McMann, the 2004 Olympic wrestling silver medalist, will meet Brazil’s Ketlen Vieira at UFC 214...
  24. Jon Fitch vs. Brian Foster headlines inaugural PFL event
    The Professional Fighters League, formerly known as World Series of Fighting, will be hosting their first event later this month, the promotion announced Thursday. MMA veteran and last WSOF...
  25. Bellator chief Scott Coker did lunch with former UFC champ Chuck Liddell
    Bellator President Scott Coker has something in mind for former UFC light heavyweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell – but it might not be what you think. Coker on Thursday told...
  26. Chan Sung Jung out of UFC 214; promotion seeks replacement to fight Lamas
    UFC featherweight standout Chan Sung Jung won’t be facing Ricardo Lamas at UFC 214. Lamas (17-5 MMA, 8-3 UFC) today told MMAjunkie the promotion is looking for a replacement. Veteran MMA commentator...
  27. UFC 212 early weigh-in results: Jose Aldo (145), Max Holloway (145) on point
    MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) -Champ Jose Aldo (145) vs. interim Max Holloway (145) – featherweight title unification bout -Claudia Gadelha (116) vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz (115) -Vitor Belfort...
  28. UFC 212 results: Max Holloway TKOs Jose Aldo to unify featherweight title
    After a slow start, Max Holloway took over against Jose Aldo and unified the UFC featherweight title. Holloway (18-3 MMA, 14-3 UFC), who came in as the interim champ, seized the undisputed belt after...
  29. UFC 212 bonuses: Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo takes Fight of the Night
    Max Holloway will leave Brazil with a shiny new UFC featherweight belt and an extra $50,000 in his pocket. Holloway’s title-unifying victory over Jose Aldo at UFC 212 on Saturday night in Rio de...
  30. Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Jose Aldo and UFC 212's other losing fighters?
    Saturday’s UFC 212 event at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro was an overlooked card that delivered plenty of entertainment value. That won’t matter to the five losing fighters from the pay-per-view...
  31. Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Max Holloway and UFC 212's other winning fighters?
    Max Holloway’s long climb to the top of the UFC featherweight division reached the summit on Saturday at UFC 212, where the Hawaiian finally claimed the undisputed championship from Jose Aldo. It...
  32. Kazushi Sakuraba Named as Next 2017 UFC Hall of Fame Inductee
    UFC on Saturday announced that legendary mixed martial artist Kazushi Sakuraba has been named to the 2017 UFC Hall of Fame class as a Pioneer. The 2017 UFC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take...
  33. Chuck Liddell teases comeback with Tito Ortiz staredown: ‘Why not?’
    Who’s down for round three? It’s no secret whispers have been growing louder about a potential comeback from former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell. Well, the 47-year-old Hall of Famer...
  34. Mighty Mouse speaks out against Dana White and the UFCs bullying and unfair treatment
    Demetrious Johnson has had enough. On the cusp of making history, the UFC flyweight champion, who is one title defense away from becoming the most successful champion in UFC history, has provided MMA...
  35. Christy Mack's gut-wrenching letter on War Machine: 'When he gets out, he will kill me'
    War Machine on Monday was sentenced to 36 years to life in prison for the brutal 2014 assault of Christy Mack. Machine, born Jon Koppenhaver, will be 71 years old when he becomes eligible for parole....
  36. Mark Hunt: ‘Crock of sh*t’ that ‘cheater’ Alistair Overeem was allowed IV before UFC 209
    Earlier this year, Mark Hunt faced off against Alistair Overeem at UFC 209 amidst a sea of controversy regarding Hunt’s relationship with the UFC. At the time, Hunt was — and still is — in the midst...
  37. Rashad Evans vs. Sam Alvey tabbed for UFC Fight Night 114 in Mexico City
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans’ road to redemption continues. According to the UFC’s Spanish language website, Evans (19-6-1 MMA, 14-6-1 UFC) is set to meet Sam Alvey (30-9 MMA,...
  38. Alan Jouban fractures foot, out of UFC 213 fight vs. Brian Camozzi
    Alan Jouban hopes you had a better Tuesday than he did. The UFC welterweight posted an Instagram video to announce he has withdrawn from his scheduled UFC 213 fight with Brian Camozzi because of a...
  39. With his Jose Aldo tribute, Max Holloway is the UFC champ we don't deserve
    Undisputed UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway is the latest fighter to come out with a message of support for dethroned champ Jose Aldo...
  40. UFC 216 in Edmonton gets Henry Cejudo vs. Wilson Reis, Sarah Moras vs. Ashlee Evans-Smith
    UFC 216, which marks the UFC’s return to Canada, has two new bouts. They include former flyweight title challengers Henry Cejudo (10-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC) vs. Wilson Reis (22-7 MMA, 6-3 UFC) and female...
  41. Frank Camacho a late replacement next week at UFC Fight Night 111 in Singapore
    Li Jingliang has a new opponent for next week’s UFC Fight Night 111 event. Welterweight Jonathan Meunier (8-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) has suffered an injury and is out of his fight with welterweight Jingliang...
  42. Hector Lombard vs. Anthony Smith targeted for August UFC event
    After ex-UFC champ Rashad Evans turned him down, Hector Lombard has a fight. Lombard (34-5-1 MMA, 3-3 UFC) is targeted to meet Anthony Smith (27-12 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at a UFC event scheduled for Aug. 19,...
  43. Jason Knight fights Ricardo Lamas at UFC 214
    The UFC has found Chan Sung Jung’s replacement to fight Ricardo Lamas. As was first reported on Tuesday by the Los Angeles Times’ Lance Pugmire, rising featherweight prospect Jason Knight will be...
  44. Chad Laprise Steps in for Injured Alan Jouban, will meet Brian Camozzi at UFC 213
    link Chad Laprise will replace the injured Alan Jouban and face Brian Camozzi at UFC 213. The Las Vegas-based promotion announced the new welterweight matchup on Thursday. UFC 213 takes place at...
  45. Jack Hermansson vs. Brad Scott Booked for UFC Fight Night 114 in Mexico City
    Link A middleweight clash pitting Jack Hermansson against Brad Scott has been added to the UFC Fight Night 114 lineup. Promotion officials confirmed the pairing following an initial report from...
  46. Mike Perry vs. Thiago Alves slated for UFC 215
    Mike Perry vs. Thiago Alves is slated for UFC 215 on Aug. 19, MMA Fighting has learned. The promotion has yet to officially announce the card, but sources say Seattle is currently the top candidate...
  47. Thibault Gouti ruled out of UFC Fight Night 110 with illness hours before event
    UFC Fight Night 110 has lost a fight just hours before the event is set to take place. Thibault Gouti vs. Dong Hyun Kim has been removed from the card because of an illness to Gouti, the UFC...
  48. UFC Fight Night 110 results: Mark Hunt wins grueling battle vs. Derrick Lewis with 4th-round TKO
    A heavyweight fight that on paper looked like a slugfest turned into a battle of cardiovascular strength. Mark Hunt (13-11-1 MMA, 8-5-1 UFC) took Derrick Lewis’ (18-5 MMA, 9-3 UFC) best shots and...
  49. UFC Fight Night 110 bonuses: Finishes by Ben Nguyen, Dan Hooker earn them $50K
    AUCKLAND, New Zealand – Mark Hunt, Derrick Lewis, Ben Nguyen, and Dan Hooker each earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 110 event. Hooker and Nguyen each picked up...
  50. Dana White responds to DJ, says McGregor is the pound-for-pound best
    UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made a stand this week against the organization, and now UFC president Dana White has fired back. Johnson, the current No. 1 ranked pound-for-pound fighter...
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