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  1. Abdul Razak Alhassan vs. Sabah Homasi 2 booked for UFC 219
    A controversial stoppage has triggered an immediate rematch between Abdul Razak Alhassan and Sabah Homasi. UFC President Dana White confirmed at the post-fight press conference for UFC 218 that the...
  2. UFC 218 Results: Bonus Winners, Highlights, Attendance And Gate
    He again stopped Jose Aldo in the third round after allowing the Brazilian to tire before ramping up the pressure and earning the stoppage win. Holloway's striking, resilience and Octagon I.Q. are...
  3. Justin Scoggins out of Tim Elliott fight at UFC on FOX 26 with spinal injury
    UFC flyweight Justin Scoggins has been forced to pull out of his matchup against Tim Elliott at UFC on FOX 26 later this month after fracturing his spinous process in training. Check out x-ray photos...
  4. Damon Jackson is new headliner for next week's LFA 28 event
    Next week’s LFA 28 event has a new headliner, and it’s a rematch. Officials today announced the cancellation of its original main event after welterweight Evan Cutts (8-3) suffered an injury and was...
  5. Luis Henrique vs. Timothy Johnson added to UFC Fight Night 125 in Brazil
    While the card still lacks a headliner, a heavyweight matchup has been added to the UFC’s first Brazilian event of 2018. UFC officials recently announced the addition of Luis Henrique (10-4 MMA, 2-3...
  6. Conor McGregor threw a subtle jab on Twitter, and Max Holloway quickly countered
    It appears Conor McGregor has some interest in a rematch with fellow UFC champ Max Holloway following the latter’s thrilling UFC 218 main event victory over Jose Aldo. Well, a rematch with jabs on...
  7. After failed drug test, Anderson Silva interested in Roy Jones Jr. boxing match again
    Long before Conor McGregor ever boxed Floyd Mayweather, Anderson Silva ignited public imagination with talks of a superfight with all-time pugilistic great, Roy Jones Jr. Now, with a second failed...
  8. Next week's UFC on FOX 26 lineup in Winnipeg undergoes slew of changes
    Next week’s UFC on FOX 26 lineup has undergone a number of changes. Officials today announced the slew of new matchups for the card. UFC on FOX 26 takes place Dec. 16 at MTS Centre in Winnipeg,...
  9. Kyung Ho Kang returns from military service at UFC Fight Night 124 in St. Louis
    Next month’s UFC Fight Night 124 lineup has a new bantamweight bout – with two fighters who recently have been out of action. Kyung Ho Kang (13-7 MMA, 2-1 UFC) – “Mr. Perfect” – is slated for a...
  10. Michael Johnson vs. Darren Elkins, Michael Santiago vs. Mads Burnell added to UFC St. Louis
    Michael Johnson is making a move to a new weight class in his hometown. “The Menace” will drop down to featherweight and take on Darren Elkins at UFC St. Louis on Jan. 14, the UFC officially...
  11. Roy Nelson vs. Matt Mitrione tournament fight headlines Bellator 194
    The Bellator heavyweight tournament quarterfinal between Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione will headline the company’s Feb. 16 card in Uncasville, Conn., the promotion officially announced on Tuesday....
  12. Sarah Kaufman signs with Invicta FC, set to return in January
    Sarah Kaufman is heading back to Invicta FC. The veteran bantamweight has signed a new deal with the all-female MMA promotion, Invicta officials confirmed with MMA Fighting. Link
  13. Donald Cerrone vs Mairbek Taisumov planned for next year's UFC gala
    The duel of Donald Cerrone (32-10, 1NC) with Mairbek Taisumov (26-5) is being prepared for next year's UFC gala. A player from Grozny has already agreed to fight and would like to fight in Australian...
  14. Georges St-Pierre doesn’t think he’ll defend UFC middleweight title
    From the moment Georges St-Pierre announced that he would be returning to competition at 185 pounds, there were questions about how long he would stay there. “GSP” recently came back from a four-year...
  15. Stipe Miocic slated to defend heavyweight title against Francis Ngannou at UFC 220
    One of the most fascinating heavyweight title fights in recent memory has been booked. And we won’t have to wait very long for it. Stipe Miocic will defend the belt against Francis Ngannou in the...
  16. TUF 26 Finale Ratings Deliver Lowest-Watched UFC Live Show Ever
    The UFC and Bellator MMA went up against each other on Friday night. It shouldn’t be a huge surprise to see that both events turned out poorly in the ratings. What’s interesting is that the two...
  17. Invicta FC announces flurry of signings, including Pearl Gonzalez
    Invicta FC is reloading for 2018. The all-female promotion announced the signing of 15 fighters on Thursday, including UFC veterans Sarah Kaufman (18-4, 1 NC) and strawweight Pearl Gonzalez (6-3)....
  18. Marcelo Golm replaces injured Luis Henrique, meets Tim Johnson at UFC Belem
    Three days after its official announcement, Tim Johnson vs. Luis Henrique is already off the UFC Belem fight card after the Brazilian suffered a biceps injury that requires surgery. MMA Fighting...
  19. Leon Edwards vs. Peter Sobotta, Two Other Bouts Announced for UFC Fight Night in London
    The first three bouts have been announced for UFC Fight Night 127 in London on March 17. Leon Edwards will face Peter Sobotta at welterweight; Paul Craig will meet Magomed Ankalaev at light...
  20. CSAC moves UFC Fresno bout up to bantamweight due to weight-cutting regulations
    The flyweight fight at UFC Fresno between Carls John de Thomas and Alex Perez will now be contested at bantamweight, CSAC executive officer Andy Foster told MMA Fighting. This week, de Thomas was...
  21. UFC champ Nicco Montano to have surgery on broken foot
    Nicco Montano’s reign as the inaugural UFC women’s flyweight champion has hit a snag, though it’s not completely unexpected. Montano (4-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) last week told MMAjunkie after her title...
  22. Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold slated for UFC 221
    The UFC appears to be moving on with its middleweight division. The promotion is on the verge of officially booking Robert Whittaker vs. Luke Rockhold for UFC 221 on Feb. 10 in Perth, Western...
  23. Angela Magana announces UFC release after 0-3 octagon run
    One of the most polarizing fighters in MMA is no longer a member of the UFC roster. Angela Magana (11-9 MMA, 0-3 UFC), who is coming off a second-round TKO loss to Amanda Cooper (3-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) at...
  24. Khonry Gracie, son of Royce, gets opponent for pro MMA debut at Bellator 192
    Khonry Gracie has an opponent for his professional MMA debut, and it’s a fellow debutant. Gracie, the son of UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie, had already been booked for Bellator 192 and now has an...
  25. Tony Ferguson undergoes elbow surgery
    There’s a lineup of worthy contenders at 155 pounds awaiting Tony Ferguson, but it could be a while before he gets a chance to deal with them. On Thursday, sources confirmed to MMA Fighting that the...
  26. Georges St-Pierre vacates UFC middleweight title; Robert Whittaker crowned undisputed champion
    Georges St-Pierre is no longer the middleweight champion of the UFC. A little more than a month after beating Michael Bisping to win the belt, St-Pierre has decided to vacate the title. Link
  27. UFC clears Mark Hunt to resume fighting career
    Mark Hunt is free to resume his UFC career. “After a full medical analysis at the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, UFC confirms that heavyweight athlete Mark Hunt has been cleared to...
  28. Why Invicta FC flyweight champion Jennifer Maia turned down TUF 26 opportunity
    Jennifer Maia is one of the top flyweights in the world, so why wasn’t she on the 26th season of The Ultimate Fighter? The UFC recently crowned its first women’s flyweight champion with a special...
  29. Bellator 190 weigh-in results: Rafael Carvalho vs. Alessio Sakara title fight official
    Bellator returns to Italy on Saturday, and the 185-pound title will be on the line. Middleweight champion Rafael Carvalho (184.6 pounds) and contender Alessio Sakara (184.2 pounds) made weight at the...
  30. Edmonton city council imposes one-year ban on combat sports following Tim Hague death
    Edmonton officials have imposed a one-year ban on combat sports in the city. The city council passed a new bylaw that will stop the Edmonton Combative Sports Commission from issuing new licenses or...
  31. CSAC fines Benito Lopez $1,000 for UFC Fresno weigh-in shove of Albert Morales
    Benito Lopez shoved Albert Morales at UFC Fresno weigh-ins Friday and got docked a portion of his fight purse for the infraction. Link
  32. UFC Fight Night 123 bonuses: Brian Ortega's amazing performance doubles up for $100,000
    Brian Ortega doubled up for $100,000 in bonus money, and Cub Swanson and Marlon Moraes each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 123 event. Ortega and Swanson...
  33. Among the gems the UFC produced in Fresno, Brian Ortega carries a special kind of gleam
    These days an effective Fight Night in the UFC is one that brings to public consciousness shiny new intriguelings that have thus far gone unheralded. On Saturday night in Fresno there were at least...
  34. UFC Fight Night 123 post-event facts: Brian Ortega proving to be one of UFC's best finishers
    Brian Ortega continued to make his presence felt in the UFC featherweight division on Saturday when he turned from prospect to contender with a victory over Cub Swanson in the UFC Fight Night 123...
  35. Dana White interested in re-signing Cub Swanson: ‘I want him to be happy’
    Cub Swanson’s first loss in over two years couldn’t have come at a worse time. The 34-year-old featherweight veteran entered Saturday’s UFC Fresno main event with a four-fight winning streak and the...
  36. One Warriors Of The World Fight Highlights: Alex Silva Shocks The World!
    Alex Silva surprised nearly everyone as he got the better of Yoshitaka Naito to capture the ONE strawweight title on Saturday in Bangkok. Link
  37. Daniel Cormier says Cain Velasquez is back to training, readying for ‘a long, sustained run’
    It’s been a long time since the heavyweight division has seen Cain Velasquez. The former two-time UFC heavyweight champion has missed all of 2017 after being forced to pull out of his Dec. 2016 fight...
  38. Jake Collier vs. Marcin Prachnio booked for UFC on FOX 28 in Florida
    A light heavyweight contest is the first official addition to February’s UFC on FOX 28 event. UFC officials recently announced that Jake Collier (11-4 MMA, 3-3 UFC) will face Marcin Prachnio (13-2...
  39. UFC 219 test run for AI-inspired glove sensors approved
    Big data is coming to the octagon. The Nevada State Athletic Commission today approved a test run for a new UFC-approved product that uses analytics and artificial intelligence to tell the story of a...
  40. Valentina Shevchenko's flyweight debut set for UFC Fight Night 125
    Valentina Shevchenko’s venture into the women’s flyweight division is set to get underway. The UFC on Tuesday announced that Shevchenko, a former bantemweight title contender, will meet promotional...
  41. Shane Campbell Aiming For Flawless Victory In Unified MMA 33 Title Fight
    Heading into 2017, lightweight Shane Campbell was in need of a rebound, coming off of four losses in five UFC fights. Luckily, Campbell was able to bounce back in the United MMA promotion in Canada....
  42. Brave champ Carlston Harris welcomes Al-Selawe as challenger, willing to fight in Jordan
    Brave Welterweight champion Carlston Harris wants to fight outside of Brazil and defend his title in a foreign country. Even though he’s from Guyana, “Moçambique” has spent his entire career fighting...
  43. Mark Hunt to fight Curtis Blaydes at UFC 221
    After missing out on a home date in November, Mark Hunt is getting to fight in Australia next year. The UFC confirmed a matchup reported by The Daily Telegraph on Tuesday, pairing up Hunt and...
  44. Robert Whittaker, Luke Rockhold discuss Georges St-Pierre's departure before UFC 221 title fight
    Georges St-Pierre is out of the UFC middleweight title picture, and UFC 221’s headliners are ready to move on without him. Link
  45. Ex-UFC star Keith Jardine finding successful second act in Hollywood
    In the fall of 2007, two days after Keith Jardine celebrated his most famous victory by defeating UFC legend Chuck Liddell, he was back home in New Mexico. The adrenaline of the win had long since...
  46. Gokhan Saki hopes to return in March after suffering meniscus tear
    Kickboxing legend Gokhan Saki hopes to return to the Octagon in March or April following his recovery from a bucket handle meniscus tear. Link
  47. Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Meek rescheduled for UFC 220 (Update: moved to St. Louis)
    An important welterweight fight has been moved to UFC 220. The UFC has rescheduled Kamaru Usman vs. Emil Meek for the Jan. 20 card in Boston, MMA Fighting has learned. Link UPDATE: The fights been...
  48. Floyd Mayweather says he has multi-fight offer with UFC, can 'make a billion dollars'
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the most financially successful boxer of all-time, and now it’s possible he could become the most financially successful MMA fighter ever too? Link
  49. TUF 26’s Maia Stevenson faces Polyana Viana at UFC Belem
    Another female fight was booked for UFC Belem on Feb. 3 in Brazil, as Maia Stevenson faces Polyana Viana in a strawweight contest, the promotion announced following a report by Combate. Link
  50. Dustin Poirier wants to give Eddie Alvarez a couple of nicely wrapped 'Christmas presents'
    Dustin Poirier really wants a rematch with Eddie Alvarez. There’s just no two ways about it. Poirier appealed the result of their first bout but to no avail. Ever since, he’s continued to lobby for a...
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