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  1. Nate Diaz ready to ‘put it on’ Joe Stevenson at TUF 9 Finale (Video)
    Nate Diaz discusses his upcoming fight with Joe Stevenson. STORY
  2. Floyd Mayweather – “Machida? Machida ain’t nobody.”
    Doing the publicity rounds for his upcoming fight against Mexican counter puncher Juan Manuel Marquez, “Pretty Boy” Floyd “Money” Mayweather, 32, recently sat down with Mike DeLahunt to answer some...
  3. Reborn Beerbohm has "full confidence" he will "break" Duane Ludwig
    Two years ago, Lyle Beerbohm was sitting in a prison cell, serving an 18 month sentence. A crystal meth addict, he had stolen from his loved ones and committed multiple felonies during a dreadful,...
  4. Starnes to Headline UCW 16 this Friday
    Kalib Starnes will be coming to Winnipeg to headline Ultimate Cage Wars 16: Canada vs Hawaii, according to Gabriel Santos. Santos, the matchmaker for the Winnipeg-based UCW promotion, announced the...
  5. Refs Set For UFC 100 Title Fights
    NSAC head Keith Kizer today announced who will referee the 2 title fights at UFC 100. Steve Mazzagatti gets Georges St. Pierre vs. Thiago Alves while Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir will be refereed by...
  6. Army Green Beret restarts MMA career with Strikeforce
    As a special forces soldier in the U.S. Army, Staff Sgt. Tim Kennedy has survived IED blasts, 30-hour gunfights and missions behind enemy lines so classified that he'll never be able to discuss them....
  7. Cro Cop interview (full translation)
    Cro Cop conducted an interview index.hr with regarding the whole situation he has been put into. This is a great interview that should clear some things up between Cro Cop and his fans. I have...
  8. Dana White's UFC 99 Video Blog (6/13/09)
    PART 1 PART 2
  9. Cain Velasquez talks UFC 99 and his future in the heavyweight division
    The amount of build-up bestowed upon Cain Velasquez leading up to UFC 99 bordered on “enough already.” But when it was learned that Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic refused to replace Heath Herring against...
  10. Refocused Jorge Gurgel guarantees win over Conor Heun in Strikeforce debut
    After watching Brazilian-born Jorge Gurgel (12-5) competing for the past three years inside the UFC's famed octagon, watching the "TUF 2" veteran step onto another fight surface will certainly be an...
  11. NSAC Executive Director Keith Kizer says instant replay possible by end of year
    While much of the post-UFC 99 fallout has focused squarely on Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic's apparent snub of the UFC, the Croatian striker's path to victory over Mostapha Al Turk has been relatively...
  12. UFC 101 Preview: Forrest Griffin
    Forrest Griffin discusses UFC 101. VIDEO
  13. The Return of Spectacle to the MMA Landscape: Kimbo Slice on TUF, Kyle Maynard and More
    It started as a spectacle, a gladiator contest in an octagon that promoters considered surrounding with a shark-filled moat rather than a steel-mesh fence. The first Ultimate Fighting Championship...
  14. BIG EXPECTATIONS FOR LUKE ROCKHOLD AT SHO MMA
    It’s no surprise that Luke Rockhold is going to be featured on this Friday’s Sho MMA: Strikeforce Challenger Series event in Kent, Wash. Long has he been heralded by the promotion’s management as one...
  15. TEAM USA WEST VS RUSSIA IMPERIAL ON 4TH OF JULY
    While friends and family will be back at home in the U.S. celebrating the Fourth of July Holiday at BBQs and fireworks displays, Team USA West will find itself amerced in a best-of-five series with...
  16. Lyle Beerbohm: From Prison Inmate to Undefeated MMA Fighter
    Lyle Beerbohm will attempt to run his professional mixed martial arts record to 10-0 on Friday night when he steps into the cage against Duane Ludwig at the Strikeforce Challenger Series event in...
  17. RAY MERCER: "I whooped that ass!...I need money so I knocked a motherf*cker out!"
    “I whooped that ass! I mastered my game and his. No days to train, two days notice. You ain’t sh*t Tim! The underdog always comes out on top. They tried to take it from me by making me fight this...
  18. M-1 Challenge veterans Lucio Linhares and Mikhail Zayats to meet at "Affliction: Trilogy"
    Affliction continues to round out the card for its August effort, "Trilogy," as a middleweight bout between M-1 Challenge veterans Lucio Linhares (12-4) and Mikhail Zayats (8-3) has been officially...
  19. UFC HW Contenders Are Of No Consequence To Brock Lesnar
    Even though his next foe, Frank Mir, has already beaten him in UFC, Brock Lesnar doesn't really feel threatened by any of the top contenders in the Heavyweight division. That being said, he also says...
  20. Dan Hardy Not Quite Ready For Mike Swick
    Although he's ready to take the next step in UFC, Dan Hardy says don't be so "Quick" to put him up against Mike Swick. Hardy's not against the fight later on but right now he feels Swick needs a...
  21. Al-Turk To Get Another Shot
    Although he's 0-2 so far in UFC, it's not "Strike 2, You're Out" for Mustapha al-Turk. His instructor says the Heavyweight will be offered another shot in UFC despite losing his first 2 fights, with...
  22. Clay Guida: "After I Beat Diego Sanchez, I've Earned a UFC Title Shot."
    After winning three straight fights in the Octagon over the last year and a half, Clay Guida has the biggest fight of his career ahead of him on Saturday night against Diego Sanchez at the Ultimate...
  23. TUF 9 Finale: Diego Sanchez Seeks to Validate Hype Surrounding Lightweight Move
    Clay Guida (25-9) is no stranger to being given some of the stiffest competition within the UFC's lightweight division. He took on a much taller, more skilled Nate Diaz and managed to squeak out a...
  24. UFC 99 Medical Suspensions
    The Association of Boxing Commission's official record keeping database, found at mixedmartialarts.com, today released the medical suspensions from Saturday's UFC 99 event. Article
  25. German Media Reacts to UFC 99
    Much of the media coverage in Germany prior to UFC 99 on Saturday was reminiscent of Sen. John McCain’s attack on mixed martial arts in the 1990s. Spurred by local politicians in the midst of their...
  26. New Shogun interview
    LINK After solidifying his place in the UFC with two knockout wins, over Chuck Liddell and Mark Coleman, Mauricio Shogun is confirmed to face Lyoto Machida. The bout is worth the organization's...
  27. Osipczak vs. Lester Rounds Out TUF 9 Finale Card
    According to a source close to one of the fighters, Nick Osipczak vs. Frank Lester is a late addition to the TUF 9 Finale card. This finalizes the card with 10 total fights. Article
  28. Franca vs. Griffin Likely For UFC 103
    There are reports that Hermes Franca and Tyson Griffin have verbally agreed to face off at UFC 103 in September. Although not yet officially announced, 103 is expected to take place in Dallas. Both...
  29. Jason Miller vs. Ronaldo Souza At DREAM 11 In September
    Take 2. So says Miller via his Twitter, where he confirms the expected rematch following their No Contest at DREAM 9. It likely will again be for the vacant DREAM Middleweight Championship. Article
  30. Cruz vs. Benavidez Set For WEC 42, Possible Title Shot For Winner
    A #1 Bantamweight Contender fight between Joseph Benavidez & Dominick Cruz is now set for WEC 42 in August. While not definite, there's a good chance the winner will be in line for the Miguel...
  31. Jake Shields Has Hands "Like A 2-Year Old Girl"
    That's "taking the high road" if you're Joe Riggs. On this past Monday's episode of Pro MMA Radio, Riggs planned to take the high road in an interview with host Larry Pepe, but upon learning that...
  32. Yamamotos To Debut In K-1 Next Month
    Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto might soon be able to call himself "K-1 Kid". FEG has announced the addition of Yamamoto to the K-1 World Max card on July 13 at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo, where he will make...
  33. Shayna Baszler: Kaufman Predictable Like a 'Video Game Character Boss'
    It's been almost a year since we've seen Shayna Baszler compete in an MMA cage. Following her last fight, a highly-visible loss to Cristiane Santos on CBS in July 2008, the 28-year-old was forced to...
  34. Joe Rogan on UFC, Stand-Up: 'I'm Very Fortunate; It Keeps Life Interesting'
    Joe Rogan is a man of many interests, and two of those interests will be on display Saturday night on Spike, when his new stand-up comedy special, Talking Monkeys in Space, debuts immediately after...
  35. Ben Askren Not Buying Into Own Hype
    There was a considerable amount of buzz surrounding Ben Askren's MMA debut in February. The two-time NCAA wrestling champion, 2008 US Olympian and two-time winner of the Dan Hodge Trophy, which is...
  36. Nick Thompson's 50th MMA Fight Just a Stop on the Way to Politics
    Nick Thompson has the 50th professional mixed martial arts fight of his career on Friday night when he takes on Tim Kennedy at the Strikeforce Challengers Series event, but even after years of...
  37. The Bellator Underdogs Speak: Toby Imada and Jared Hess Talk About Eddie Alvarez and Hector Lombard
    For those of us who have jobs and families and can't spend ALL our time obsessing about MMA, the Bellator events have been worth keeping an eye on for two reasons. First there's the stream of...
  38. Cro Cop Set For DREAM 10 Fight Against Mighty Mo
    And in today's chapter of the ongoing Mirko Cro Cop saga, it appears he's all set to return to DREAM next month. Sources close to negotiations report that Cro Cop has agreed to fight Siala Siliga,...
  39. Late Changes Made To Tomorrow's SF/ShoMMA Event
    Strikeforce has announced 2 late changes to tomorrow's ShoMMA event. Cedric Marks is now off and Justin Davis is in against Dennis Hallman, while Conor Heun vs. Jorge Gurgel is now a catch weight...
  40. Paul Kelly wants Junie Browning next
    Paul Kelly wants TUF8 delinquent Junie Browning as his next opponent - and says he will get one of the UFC's bonus awards if they make that fight happen. “I hope my next match-up is Junie Browning....
  41. Bisping and Henderson Figure Their Fight Will Sell Itself
    Last night's season finale of The Ultimate Fighter ended with each coach telling us exactly what he thinks of the other guy; basically, Dan Henderson thinks Michael Bisping's a douchebag, and Bisping...
  42. Gina Carano, Cris Cyborg Don't Want to Say What They Weigh
    Gina Carano and Cristiane Santos (better known as Cris Cyborg) will step into the cage in the main event of the August 15 Strikeforce show in what is being billed as the biggest fight in the history...
  43. Vitor Belfort vs. Jorge Santiago completes "Affliction: Triology" pay-per-view main card
    Affliction Entertainment today officially announced a previously rumored bout between Vitor Belfort (18-8) and Jorge Santiago (21-7) that completes the pay-per-view main card for "Affliction:...
  44. Diego Sanchez Tells Clay Guida: "It's On Homie" at TUF 9 Finale and Demands Title Shot
    Steve Cofield interviews Diego Sanchez and gets him wound up about Clay Guida's recent critique of his striking style: "Wanna talk some trash? Now it's on homie. Clay, I know you're going to try and...
  45. Villasenor's 'Respect Tour '09' Begins
    A year ago, Joey Villasenor was feeling really good about his MMA career. He had just defeated Phil Baroni on the first-ever MMA event broadcast on network television and was primed to make a run at...
  46. Michael Schiavello on Kid Yamamoto's Return to K-1 Next Month
    Japanese MMA superstar Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto, fresh off a loss to Joe Warren at Dream 9, has announced that he'll get back into the ring on July 13. But instead of fighting MMA, Yamamoto has taken...
  47. One-Armed MMA Fighter Nick Newell Brings Big Dreams to Pro Debut
    Like any mixed martial artist just beginning his pro career, Nick Newell has big dreams. He wants to go as far as his mind can imagine, win a few belts, make some nice paydays, fight in a big...
  48. Ultimate Fighter Finale Weigh-In Video Info
    The UFC's Ultimate Fighter Finale weigh-ins will take place Friday at 7 PM ET at the Palms Hotel in Las Vegas, and if you can't make it out there, you can watch the weigh-ins right here (FanHouse)....
  49. Marcus Davis: Dan Hardy Got in My Head at UFC 99
    Marcus Davis and Dan Hardy engaged in a long, drawn-out war of words prior to their fight at UFC 99 on Saturday, and Davis now says that verbal battle helped Hardy win their physical battle in the...
  50. "Inside MMA" preview: Tim Sylvia and Ray Mercer discuss Adrenaline MMA III stunner
    This past weekend's infamous "Adrenaline MMA III: Bragging Rights" main event between former UFC champion Tim Sylvia and veteran boxing champion Ray Mercer comes under the spotlight during tonight's...
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