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  1. Lightning Lee: Hero or Villain?
    "In the grand tradition of the great British thugs -- media-proclaimed “hard men” like Lenny McLean, Charlie Bronson and Mark Brandon Read -- Lee Murray is moving through the ranks like Parliament...
  2. UFC Quick Quote: ‘I can’t retire (Chuck), but he gave me his word’
    “I can’t retire him, but he gave me his word that he was going to retire so … To be honest with you, he and I have talked, and he has said, yes, he will retire … So we’ll see what happens. He and I...
  3. Nick Diaz vs. Joe Riggs II set for “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg”
    Nick Diaz is expected to face off with an old rival in Joe Riggs on August 15 on the undercard of Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg. link Roger Gracie is also expected on the card. link
  4. Frank Mir - Accident, UFC, Lesnar & Liddell
    Frank Mir - Accident, UFC, Lesnar & Liddell The Official Radio Partner of PunchDrunkGamer, TakeDown Wrestling Radio recently conducted an interview with interim UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir....
  5. Despite rough road to victory, Affliction exec Tom Atencio eyes potential return to the cage
    In the weeks leading to up to his Saturday night bout with Randy Hedderick at "Ultimate Chaos" in Biloxi, Miss., Affliction vice president Tom Atencio had said his second professional MMA contest...
  6. BACK TO THE WALL, IT'S DO OR DIE FOR MAC DANZIG
    Coming into season six of The Ultimate Fighter, Mac Danzig was believed to be one of the most well rounded and respected guys out of any season. An early favorite to win, he showed the versatility...
  7. UFC 100: JIM MILLER, "I WANT TOUGH FIGHTS"
    Jim Miller seemed to be on the fast track towards a title shot, since making his long anticipated debut in the big show at UFC 89, when he squared off against the highly touted David Baron. Baron...
  8. UFC 100 will air live on UK TV
    FANS of mixed martial arts in the UK have been boosted by the news UFC 100 will definitely air live on July 11. Speculation has mounted that the event would be screened on Bravo on tape delay...
  9. Jamie Varner to be stripped of belt; Cerrone vs. Henderson will be for WEC lightweight title
    It appears as though current WEC lightweight champion Jamie Varner may be forced to the sidelines indefinitely. According to a recent report on Vindy.com, WEC founder and general manager Reed Harris...
  10. Video: Dana White Talks Return of Chuck Liddell, Having “No Interest” In Vitor Belfort, and Kimbo Slice on TUF 10
    Pretty cool interview, touches on alot of things going around these days Linkmin
  11. Youngstown, Ohio hosts WEC 43 on Sept. 2, Jamie Varner won't be stripped of title
    http://mmajunkie.com/news/15363/youngstown-ohio-hosts-wec-43-on-sept-2-jamie-varner-wont-be-stripped-of-title.mma As company executives hinted earlier this year, World Extreme Cagefighting will, in...
  12. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva likely for Sengoku in September, return to U.S. action possible
    Former EliteXC heavyweight champion Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva (12-1) will likely appear at the as-yet-unannounced World Victory Road's "Sengoku 10th Battle" event in September. Silva's manager, Alex...
  13. (Spoiler?? not really)Size Matters: The Ultimate Fighter Season Ten Roll Call
    We are currently three weeks deep into the taping of the upcoming tenth season of Spike TV’s The Ultimate Fighter. This season is set to feature nothing but the big boys as sixteen larger than life...
  14. Varner: Interim Title Is ‘Glorified Second Place’
    Donald Cerrone will meet Benson Henderson for the interim WEC lightweight championship at WEC 43, but current titleholder Jamie Varner says the gold they’re fighting for is “garbage.” “It’s funny;...
  15. Heath Herring taking time to clear head, refocus; timeframe for return not yet established
    It doesn't take more than simply glancing over UFC heavyweight Heath Herring's (28-14 MMA, 2-3 UFC) record to see what kind of fighter he is. While "The Texas Crazy Horse" hasn't won every fight he's...
  16. Javier Vazquez says Din Thomas, state commission to blame for "Ultimate Chaos" fiasco
    As with any dispute, there are always two sides to every story. And as "Ultimate Chaos" victor Javier Vazquez today told MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio) such was the case with this past...
  17. Middleweight Rob Kimmons signs new four-fight deal with the UFC
    Following a 2-1 record in the world's premier MMA organization, middleweight Rob Kimmons has signed a new four-fight contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. A source close to the fighter...
  18. Kyle Kingsbury and Razak Al-Hassan agree to UFC 104 bout in October
    A light-heavyweight bout between Kyle Kingsbury (7-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) and Razak Al-Hassan (6-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC), originally targeted for UFC 102 in August, will instead take place in October at UFC 104. A...
  19. Ryo Chonan, Masakazu Imanari Return to DEEP
    Five fighters took to the ring during the intermission of Tuesday night's DEEP "42nd Impact" at Korakuen Hall, which saw Riki Fukuda (15-4) crowned as the new middleweight champion and the seemingly...
  20. Jamie Varner: I'm Not Retiring
    Jamie Varner's mixed martial arts career is not in jeopardy. The WEC lightweight champion's broken right hand has still not healed since his January title defense against Donald Cerrone forcing the...
  21. Lyoto Machida: Fighter of the Half Year
    The year is half over, and we're recognizing the best in MMA in the first six months of 2009. Up first is our Fighter of the Half Year, Lyoto Machida. Heading into 2009, there were still a lot of MMA...
  22. Not so fast, Tito...
    Sauce In a video interview we recently posted with Tito Ortiz shot this past weekend in Pittsburgh, "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" said that he is set to start his own organization, Punishment...
  23. The Issues of Referee and Judge Certification
    ‘Showdown’ Joe Ferraro has an excellent piece up at Rogers Sportsnet that details his experience with ‘Big’ John McCarthy’s referee certification seminar, C.O.M.M.A.N.D. (Certification of Officials...
  24. Shane Carwin vs. Cain Velasquez in works for UFC 104 in Los Angeles on Oct. 24
    A heavyweight contest between top undefeated prospects Shane Carwin (11-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and Cain Velasquez (6-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) is currently in the works for UFC 104. link
  25. JAVIER VAZQUEZ VS. LC DAVIS FOR AFFLICTION 3
    A featherweight bout between LC Davis and Javier Vazquez is set for Affliction "Trilogy" on Aug. 1 in Anaheim, Calif. Sherdog.com was the first to report the match-up, and MMAWeekly.com subsequently...
  26. UFC 100: Frank Mir Concerned About Brock Lesnar's Reach
    Frank Mir is getting ready to fight a 275-pound behemoth when he takes on Brock Lesnar for the heavyweight title at UFC 100. But Mir's biggest concern isn't Lesnar's weight. It's Lesnar's reach. "I...
  27. Jose Aldo interested in future fight against WEC champion Miguel Torres
    Electrifying World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) featherweight (145 pounds) fighter Joe Aldo talks to Tatame.com about the possibility of dropping 10 pounds to battle bantamweight (135 pounds) champion...
  28. Hardonk, Cool Under Pressure, Foils Mugging in LA
    We all know the old adage about ‘strength in numbers’, but you have to think that the three young men who tried to mug 6 foot 4, 245 pound UFC heavyweight Antoni Hardonk in Los Angeles a week and a...
  29. Maia ready for title shot with UFC 102 win
    Demian Maia is in the mix of fighters who are in contention for the UFC middleweight belt. Despite his upcoming fight versus Nate Marquardt, the jiu jitsu expert had some words for the current...
  30. Spencer Fisher to the WEC?
    Spencer Fisher to the WEC? Check out the link as Spencer Fisher hints at a possible venture into the WEC cage.
  31. GSP Static Interview
    UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre recently took time to answer some questions for PDG regarding his upcoming bout against Thiago Alves, training and the importance of UFC 100. PDG: How is...
  32. Misaki Will Fight But Won't Be Paid
    Kazuo Misaki will get his August bout with Kazuhiro Nakamura, but with none of the expected perks. World Victory Road director Takahiro Kokuho announced Thursday that Sengoku's Aug. 2 "Ninth Battle"...
  33. Luiz Cane: I want to fight Rich Franklin
    The UFC's light heavyweight class has long been considered a marquee division. Deep on talent, the fighters at 205 pounds have put on classic matchups, and the second half of 2009 looks no different....
  34. GSP SAYS FLORIAN WILL BE A GREAT CHAMPION
    On Aug. 8, Kenny Florian will take a second crack at the UFC lightweight title, this time battling current champion B.J. Penn at UFC 101, and while the Boston native has always had a top-notch camp,...
  35. Report: CroCop Signing for UFC after getting "offer he cannot refuse"
    "UFC co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta has made Mirko 'CroCop' Filipovic "an offer he cannot refuse", according to a Croatian news portal. Fertitta arrived in Zagreb, Croatia on a private plane this morning...
  36. TSN: "OTR", "Next question" and "1 on 1" with Wand (3 vids)
    EDIT: OOPS, One more OFF THE RECORD LINK TO 1-on1 Talks training and the best fighters LINK TO Next Question Soft ball questions as always, but a fun interview to watch. Talks UFC 100 predictions and...
  37. Aaron Simpson hints at UFC Fight Night 19 return, fight with middleweight Dan Miller
    linkage Aaron Simpson (5-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) could meet fellow middleweight Dan Miller (11-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) at September's Spike TV-televised UFC Fight Night 19 event. Simpson first posted news of the...
  38. Michael Bisping isn't feeling the love
    Michael Bisping is fighting mad. Fortunately for him, UFC 100 is only a week away. He's mad at his opponent, Dan Henderson. He's peeved at what he senses is a lack of respect within the fighting...
  39. ‘Spider’ Man: An interview with Anderson Silva
    Anderson Silva needs no introduction. He is arguably the best mixed martial arts fighter on the planet. With a record-breaking nine consecutive UFC wins to his credit (and counting), he has been as...
  40. Minnesota MAA's Greg Nelson happy in background as Brock Lesnar moves to forefront
    As the athletes of the UFC continue to gain attention, so, too, do the teams that help them prepare for each bout. While most hardcore fans can run off a quick list of the best trainers and academies...
  41. Pittsburgh's first MMA event draws the attention of UFC, though perhaps not as intended
    While Still Standing Productions, LLC recently conducted Pittsburgh's first MMA event, the organization may find itself needing to make a few changes before a announcing a second card. The Ultimate...
  42. Brock Lesnar: 'I've Improved Dramatically' Since First Frank Mir Fight
    UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is hoping to avenge his only loss and unify the heavyweight title against interim champion Frank Mir at UFC 100. And Lesnar says Mir is going to find out when...
  43. The UFC, Walking a Fine Line between Business and Sport
    It would seem that Zuffa, owner of the UFC, is in the middle of operation clampdown. I’m referring to the banning of numerous apparel companies (or charging them a fee of $100,000) and now the...
  44. Henderson Plans To Silence Critics And Bisping
    One of the living legends of mixed martial arts, Dan Henderson, will do battle once again on July 11 on a UFC 100 fight card that is truly of historic origins, much like “Hendo” himself. Making a...
  45. Gesias JZ Cavalcante to Compete at DREAM.11 but not Against Eddie Alvarez
    There were rumors of Gesias JZ Cavalcante taking on the Eddie Alvarez at DREAM.11, but now JZ told Tatame he will still fight on the card, but not against the Lightweight Bellator Champ: They offered...
  46. Retirement update: Chuck Liddell to sit out until at least April 2010 to heal his brain
    “I haven’t personally made a decision one way or the other. Hopefully my brain can heal over time. The shot last fight is something that normally wouldn’t hurt me. I think I need at least some time...
  47. Dana White's UFC 100 Video Blog - Episode 1
    Dana White's UFC 100 Video Blog - Episode 1 Check out the first installment in the Dana White video blog series, leading up to UFC 100!
  48. Heavyweight prospect Lavar Johnson reportedly fighting for life after suffering gunshot wound
    Strikeforce, WEC and Palace Fighting Championship veteran Lavar Johnson (12-3) is reportedly battling for his life after suffering a gun shot wound early Sunday morning. Johnson and three others were...
  49. Marc Ratner: UFC aiming to increase quality of MMA officiating nationwide
    Marc Ratner: UFC aiming to increase quality of MMA officiating nationwide by John Morgan on Jul 05, 2009 at 12:55 pm ET With power comes responsibility, and the heads of the UFC understand that as...
  50. Report: While Eddie Alvarez out, Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante still in for DREAM.11
    With rumored opponent Eddie Alvarez (18-2) making it clear a DREAM appearance wasn't in his immediate plans, American Top Team's Gesias "JZ" Cavalacante (14-3-1) said he's still in for the...
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