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  1. Luke Jumeau returns at UFC Fight Night 117 in Japan
    Following a successful UFC debut, New Zealand’s Luke Jumeau is slated for a return at the UFC’s upcoming show in Japan. UFC officials announced Jumeau (12-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) is slated to fight...
  2. Champ Chris Fishgold gets challenger for Cage Warriors 88 headliner
    Lightweight champion Chris Fishgold has an opponent for his Cage Warriors 88 headliner. Officials today announced Fishgold (16-1-1) will meet challenger Alexander Jacobsen (8-1) in the championship...
  3. Reports: Anderson Silva vs. Kelvin Gastelum targeted for UFC Fight Night in Shanghai
    It didn’t happen in Rio de Janeiro or New York, but it seems Kelvin Gastelum will finally get to add another chapter to his legend-hunting mission against former UFC champion Anderson Silva....
  4. Report: Lil Nog meets Cannonier at UFC Norfolk
    Fully healed from a cervical injury that removed him from UFC Fight Night 112, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira will now return at UFC Fight Night 120 to take on Jared Cannonier, as Combate reported. The...
  5. Takanori Gomi vs. 'Maestro' Dong Hyun Kim added to UFC Fight Night 117 in Japan
    Two veterans of the Asian MMA circuit will meet at the UFC’s upcoming return to Japan. Officials today announced a matchup between lightweights Takanori Gomi (35-13 MMA, 4-8 UFC) and ”Maestro” Dong...
  6. Marcos Rogerio de Lima flagged for potential USADA violation, pulled from UFC Fight Night 115
    UFC light heavyweight Marcos Rogerio de Lima has been pulled from his scheduled Sept. 2 bout against Saparbek Safarov at UFC Fight Night 115 after being flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA)...
  7. Mark Hunt to headline UFC Fight Night in Sydney vs. Marcin Tybura
    Mark Hunt’s career just keeps on trucking. Hunt, coming off a hard-fought win in his last fight, will return to face Marcin Tybura in the main event of the upcoming UFC Fight Night event in the...
  8. Gregor Gillespie vs. Jason Gonzalez added to UFC Fight Night 116 in Pittsburgh
    A lightweight contest is the newest addition to the UFC’s return to Pennsylvania, with Gregor Gillespie (9-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) facing Jason Gonzalez (11-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC). UFC officials recently confirmed...
  9. Naoki Inoue vs. Jenel Lausa added to UFC Fight Night 117 in Japan
    A contest between a pair of international flyweight prospects is the latest addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night 117 in Japan. UFC officials recently announced that Japan’s Naoki Inoue (11-0 MMA,...
  10. Ion Cutelaba says he's fighting Gadzhimurad Antigulov at UFC 217 in NYC
    A light heavyweight bout between is apparently the latest addition to November’s UFC 217 lineup. Ion Cutelaba has announced a matchup with Gadzhimurad Antigulov. UFC officials has not formally...
  11. GoFundMe launched for UFC/WEC veteran Javier Vazquez after colon cancer diagnosis
    Former UFC and WEC fighter Javier Vazquez, 40, is in need of financial support after being diagnosed with colon cancer. Vazquez (16-5 MMA, 1-0 UFC) last competed in MMA in June 2011, earning a...
  12. Jonathan Wilson drops to middleweight, meets newcomer Oskar Piechota at UFC Fight Night 118
    The UFC’s October return to Poland is beginning to take shape with the addition of a middleweight bout between Jonathan Wilson and Oskar Piechota. UFC officials have not formally announced the...
  13. UFC's Rose Namajunas poses nude for Women's Health 'Naked in 3 Words' campaign
    UFC strawweight contender Rose Namajunas it the latest to pose nude for a media publication. Namajunas (6-3 MMA, 4-2 UFC), who is expected to challenge unbeaten champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (14-0 MMA,...
  14. Former UFC title challenger Sara McMann joins Team Alpha Male
    The stable of talent at Team Alpha Male continues to grow with the addition of UFC women’s bantamweight contender Sara McMann. McMann (11-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC) has officially joined the team in Sacramento,...
  15. Abel Trujillo Pulled; Lando Vannata Now Faces Bobby Green at UFC 216 on Oct. 7 in Las Vegas
    Opponent switches are seldom “groovy,” but at least Lando Vannata has plenty of notice. Vannata was scheduled to meet fellow lightweight contender Abel Trujillo at UFC 216, scheduled for Oct. 7 at...
  16. Dana White's Contender Series 7 and 8 lineups revealed; one fighter returns for seconds
    Joby Sanchez is getting another crack at it. The flyweight is returning to Dana White’s Contender Series to take on J.P. Buys in the seventh installment. The lineups for both DWCS 7 and 8 are set to...
  17. Instant fan favorite Heather Hardy returns at Bellator 185
    Heather Hardy said she fell in love with MMA; the feeling was mutual with many MMA fans. In June at Bellator 180, Hardy (1-0 MMA, 1-0 BMMA), a standout boxer, made a successful MMA debut with a...
  18. Trainer: Ex-champ Anthony Pettis vs. Dustin Poirier at UFC Fight Night 120 in Virginia
    Ask and you shall receive; former UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis had called for a matchup with Dustin Poirier, and he will apparently get his wish in UFC Fight Night 120’s main event. UFC...
  19. Tony Martin vs. Olivier Aubin-Mercier added to UFC Fight Night 116 in Steel City
    A lightweight bout is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 116 in Steel City. Officials today announced a fight between Tony Martin (12-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) and fellow submission specialist Olivier...
  20. Andrew Holbrook vs Thibault Gouti Added To UFC Fight Night 115 In Rotterdam
    A lightweight bout has been added to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 115 fight card as Andrew Holbrook meets Thibault Gouti at the event. UFC Fight Night 115 will be held on 2 September 2017 at Ahoy...
  21. Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee will fight at UFC 216 for interim lightweight title
    LAS VEGAS – Move over, Conor McGregor. A second UFC lightweight champion is coming. An interim title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee has been booked for UFC 216, UFC President Dana White...
  22. Ryan Benoit vs. Ashkan Mokhtarian added to UFC Fight Night 121 in Australia
    Two flyweights have been added to the UFC’s upcoming return to Australia. Officials announced on Tuesday that Ryan Benoit (9-5 MMA, 2-3 UFC) and Ashkan Mokhtarian (13-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) are set to meet...
  23. Diego Sanchez returns to welterweight, meets Matt Brown at UFC Fight Night 120
    A welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Diego Sanchez is the latest addition to November’s UFC Fight Night 120 lineup. UFC officials tonight announced the 170-pound match between Brown (20-16 MMA,...
  24. Bisping-GSP, Garbrandt-Dillashaw title fights among 7 official for UFC 217
    Two championship belts will be on the line when the UFC makes its second visit this November to the famous Madison Square Garden in New York. In the main event of the Nov. 4 pay-per-view lineup...
  25. Anderson Silva vs. Kelvin Gastelum official for UFC's Shanghai debut main event
    A fight that was supposed to happen a couple times already now is official to headline the UFC’s visit to Shanghai this fall. Former UFC middleweight champion and all-time great Anderson Silva (34-8...
  26. Report: Lyoto Machida returns, meets Derek Brunson at UFC Fight Night 119 in Sao Paulo
    It appears a former light heavyweight champion will return to headline the UFC’s card in Brazil in October. According to a report from Combate, former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida (22-7...
  27. Sicilia signs multi-fight deal with Bellator
    Sam Sicilia is headed to Bellator. The featherweight veteran, who completed his UFC contract and became a free agent at UFC Fight Night 105 with a one-sided loss to Gavin Tucker, signed a multi-fight...
  28. Ryan Bader defends title vs. Linton Vassell at Bellator 186; Penn State alums Phil Davis, Ed Ruth also on card
    For the first time, Bellator will touch down at Penn State University this fall, and the light heavyweight title will be on the line. Newly crowned champ Ryan Bader (23-5 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) will put his...
  29. Belal Muhammad says he's fighting Jesse Taylor at UFC Fight Night 121 in Australia
    It looks like the UFC’s return to the “Land Down Under” has a new welterweight fight for the card. Belal Muhammad (12-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) announced on his Instagram feed today that he’ll be fighting...
  30. Nogueira-Cannonier, Bamgbose-Di Chirico added to UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg
    The UFC’s FOX card in Winnipeg in December now has its first two bouts. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (22-8 MMA, 5-5 UFC) will take on Jared Cannonier (10-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) in a light heavyweight fight, and...
  31. UFC Fight Night 120 adds Angela Hill vs. Nina Ansaroff
    Surging UFC women’s strawweights Angela Hill and Nina Ansaroff are set to meet at UFC Fight Night 120. The promotion announced the matchup Wednesday on “UFC Tonight.” The bout order for the event has...
  32. USADA notifies Nick Roehrick of potential anti-doping violation
    The UFC announced today that its anti-doping partner, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, has notified UFC light heavyweight Nick Roehrick of a potential anti-doping violation. Roehrick was flagged after an...
  33. Derrick Lewis returns from 'retirement,' meets ex-champ Fabricio Werdum at UFC 216
    A heavyweight bout between Derrick Lewis and former UFC champion Fabricio Werdum is the latest addition to October’s UFC 216 lineup. Lewis (18-5 MMA, 9-3 UFC) today confirmed the matchup with Werdum...
  34. Wish granted: Jorge Masvidal, Stephen Thompson meet at UFC 217 in NYC
    They both wanted it, and now top welterweight contenders Jorge Masvidal and Stephen Thompson have got their wish for a showdown at UFC 217 in November. Masvidal (32-12 MMA, 9-5 UFC) today announced...
  35. Martin Stapleton meets Soren Bak at Cage Warriors 88 in London
    About a week after he was announced for the card, lightweight contender Martin Stapleton has an opponent for his Cage Warriors 88 bout. Stapleton (19-5) will take on Soren Bak (8-1) on the card,...
  36. Ben Askren defends title vs. Zebaztian Kadestam at ONE Championship 60 in Shanghai
    For the first time, ONE Championship will touch down in Shanghai next month, and its welterweight title will be on the line. Dominant unbeaten 170-pound champion Ben Askren (16-0) will put his belt...
  37. Artem Lobov-Andre Fili, Smoliakov-Wieczorek set for UFC Fight Night 118 in Poland
    The UFC’s October return to Poland continues to build with another couple fights ticketed for the lineup. Artem Lobov (13-13-1 MMA, 2-3 UFC) will take on Andre Fili (16-5 MMA, 4-4 UFC) in a...
  38. Gerald Meerschaert vs. Eric Spicely booked for December's TUF 26 Finale
    A middleweight bout between Gerald Meerschaert and Eric Spicely is the first addition to December’s The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale lineup. Spicely (10-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) announced the bout with...
  39. Dos Santos flagged by USADA, off UFC 215
    A former champion and current top UFC heavyweight is the latest to be flagged by USADA. Junior dos Santos tested positive for an unknown banned substance in an out-of-competition test administered by...
  40. Guido Canetti accepts 10-month suspension for multiple banned substances
    UFC bantamweight Guido Canetti has accepted a 10-month suspension from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, the UFC’s official anti-doping partner, for the use of a tainted supplement. USADA today announced...
  41. Felice Herrig announces UFC 218 bout vs. Cortney Casey in Detroit
    A women’s strawweight bout between Felice Herrig and Cortney Casey is apparently the first fight on tap for December’s UFC 218 lineup. Herrig (13-6 MMA, 4-1 UFC) today revealed the matchup with Casey...
  42. On 5-fight skid, ex-champ Andrei Arlovski set for UFC Fight Night 120 bout vs. Junior Albini
    A heavyweight bout between former UFC champion Andrei Arlovski and Junior Albini is the latest addition to November’s UFC Fight Night 120 lineup. UFC officials today announced the bout between...
  43. UFC's Junior Dos Santos after potential doping violation: 'Truth will prevail ... I would never cheat'
    After being pulled from his heavyweight showdown against Francis Ngannou at UFC 215 due to a potential doping violation, former champion Junior Dos Santos overnight said “truth will prevail.” Dos...
  44. Shayna Baszler talks move to pro wrestling, Mae Young Classic and Ronda Rousey WWE rumors
    To a lot of people, Shayna Baszler's move from MMA to pro wrestling was leaving one world for another. But for her, given her background, it's more like switching branches on the same tree, an...
  45. Unbeaten 125'ers Jarred Brooks, Deiveson Figueiredo To Meet at UFC Fight Night 119 in Brazil
    link The Ultimate Fighting Championship had added a 125-pound to its Sao Paulo return. Fittingly, its contestants are a combined 25-0. The promotion's forthcoming UFC Fight Night 119 bill will now...
  46. Stann leaves UFC for business opportunity with increased family time
    War hero, retired UFC middleweight, and now former color commentator for the UFC Brian Stann has announced a career change. The news came via his social network. Link
  47. McGee vs Strickland set for Norfolk card
    Longtime welterweight standouts Court McGee and Sean Strickland will return to action on Nov. 11 as they face off in a UFC Fight Night bout in Norfolk, Virginia. The event will air live on FS1 from...
  48. Nick Hein out at UFC-Rotterdam, promotion seeks featherweight foe for Zabit Magomedsharipov
    Injury has forced German fighter Nick Hein (14-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) out of next week’s UFC Fight Night 115 event in Rotterdam, and company officials are currently seeking a replacement opponent for Zabit...
  49. Jones pops for steroids vs DC at UFC 214
    link I know I am supposed to add a short snipit from the article but this berry has so much juice I don't need to squeeze...enjoy!
  50. Joanne Calderwood vs. Bec Rawlings set for UFC Sydney
    With both women coming off losses at strawweight, a flyweight matchup has been booked between veterans Joanne Calderwood and Bec Rawlings for UFC Fight Night in Sydney, Australia. The UFC announced...
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