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  1. Report: Ricardo Arona returns for September bout with Marvin Eastman in Brazil
    Brazilian submission ace and 12-time PRIDE veteran Ricardo Arono (13-5) is scheduled to fight for the first time in almost two-and-a-half years according to a new report from the Portuguese-language...
  2. ST. PIERRE NOT AFRAID OF ANYTHING ALVES OFFERS
    For any fighter that is currently aspiring to hit the heights in the sport of MMA, the model to follow is undoubtedly current UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, who has molded himself into...
  3. COLE MILLER PLANS TO BUILD OFF ESCUDERO'S BACK
    Cole Miller has had five fights in the UFC since stepping off of the cast of the fifth season of The Ultimate Fighter. His only misstep has been late second-round TKO loss to Jeremy Stephens, outside...
  4. FABER HEALING, MAKING PUSH FOR WEC & NEW DEAL
    In his rematch last month with Mike Brown, Urijah Faber once again ended up on the wrong end of the fight with American Top Team fighter. The two went five rounds with Faber losing a unanimous...
  5. LAWLOR READY FOR MIDDLEWEIGHT MOVE AT UFC 100
    A natural athlete, Tom Lawlor first made himself known to mixed martial arts fans around the world with his stint on Season 8 of The Ultimate Fighter. Part of Team Mir, Lawlor won his preliminary...
  6. Frank Mir, Brock Lesnar Say They Don't Dislike Each Other
    A few months ago, it seemed like we couldn't go a week without hearing Brock Lesnar and Frank Mir talk trash about each other. Mir compared Lesnar to Junie Browning, which from Mir's perspective is...
  7. Wilson vs. Pyle Booked for UFN 19
    A welterweight fight between Chris Wilson and Mike Pyle has been scheduled for UFC Fight Night 19 in Oklahoma City. Sources confirmed with FanHouse Sunday evening that the bout will be made official...
  8. Takanori Gomi comes stateside to fight Rafaello Oliveira at "Affliction: Trilogy"
    After negotiations with a variety of U.S.-based organizations, popular Japanese fighter Takanori Gomi (30-5) has signed with Affliction and will take on Rafaello Oliveira (8-1) at the organization's...
  9. Rich Franklin vs. Chuck Liddell not happening at UFC 103; Franklin still a main-event option
    September's UFC 103 card is in need of a main event, but the Dallas event won't feature a rumored (and heavily speculated) bout between Rich Franklin and recently retired former UFC light heavyweight...
  10. Michael Bisping: "Dan Henderson Crossed the Line"
    You know what, out of nowhere just recently it's got all personal. I'll be lying if I said it hasn't pissed me off. He's really, really annoyed me, he's really pissed me off. In a lot of interviews...
  11. Randy Couture: Georges St. Pierre Will Be Too Much for Thiago Alves
    The hype for UFC 100 hit ESPN Monday morning, but it was a fighter who's not on the card -- Randy Couture -- who appeared on ESPN Radio's Mike and Mike in the Morning to promote Saturday night's...
  12. Alistair Overeem vs. Fabricio Werdum for Aug. 15th Strikeforce event
    "Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg" received another significant addition of talent today, as Strikeforce officially added a heavyweight title fight between current champion Alistair Overeem (29-11) and...
  13. UFC 100 Preview: Dong Hyun "Stun Gun" Kim Aims to Help Zuffa Push Into Korea
    Back in May of last year, Dong Hyun Kim made his UFC debut at UFC 84: Ill Will against British fighter Jason Tan. Unknown to most casual MMA fans at the time, Kim was actually making history under...
  14. Wanderlei Silva on Franklin Loss, Griffin vs. Anderson and Fedor in the UFC
    Wanderlei Silva is one of the greatest fighters in the history of mixed martial arts, but after falling to Rich Franklin at UFC 99, he's lost five of his last six fights. Does that mean his fighting...
  15. UFC still fighting for respect even in its home town
    Event No. 100 is right around the corner for the UFC. It's a long way from the days of struggling to sell 4,000 tickets. The UFC is a lock from a live gate standpoint, events regularly draw between...
  16. Frank Mir on Lesnar: ‘I don’t think he’s physically capable of going 5 rounds’
    Frank Mir is a man who has had his past life taken from him by tragedy. He had to give up his belt and was faced with a long road back to his title. From encountering everything from doctors who said...
  17. DREAM Super Hulk Semifinals At DREAM 12, Not 11
    That according to tournament participant Gegard Mousasi, who says the semifinals will now happen at the unannounced DREAM 12 in October. The original plan was to hold them at DREAM 11 on September 23...
  18. The most influential UFC fights I (of V)
    All this week: We are recapping the key UFC bouts that changed perception or behavior in or around the Octagon. (Part one, with the first half of the top 10, can be viewed here.) STORY
  19. Decision time: What is the best UFC event ever?
    UFC 100 is nigh, so it is time for us to decide the best event of the first 99. For the past few months, Yahoo! Sports has been counting down every single UFC, from the first event on November 12,...
  20. Rogers' Manager: 'Overeem Is Afraid'
    Following Brett Rogers' impressive 22-second knockout of Andrei Arlovski on the June 6 Strikeforce event, many suspected that he would be next in line to fight for the organization's heavyweight...
  21. Jeremy Stephens draws UFC newcomer Ronnys Torres for UFC Fight Night 19
    Following the first back-to-back losses of his career, Jeremy Stephens (15-5 MMA, 3-4 UFC) will look to right the ship when he meets UFC newcomer and fellow lightweight Ronny Torres (14-1 MMA, 0-0...
  22. Mike Pyle vs. Chris Wilson at UFC Fight Night 19
    A welterweight fight between Chris Wilson and Mike Pyle has been scheduled for UFC Fight Night 19 in Oklahoma City. Sources confirmed with FanHouse Sunday evening that the bout will be made official...
  23. RIGGS/DIAZ 2 FOR STRIKEFORCE WELTERWEIGHT BELT
    A rematch between rivals Nick Diaz and Joe Riggs is set for the main card of Strikeforce "Carano vs. Cyborg" on Aug. 15. The bout will be for the newly created welterweight title. Sources close to...
  24. Holly Madison goes from Playboy to ring girl this weekend
    I'm putting this here because its big news! “Had my UFC ring girl fitting today! Outfit looks bad ass!” – Holly Madison — who is perhaps best known as Hugh Hefner’s favorite girlfriend during “The...
  25. Two Hall of Fame inductees confirmed!
    Two UFC Hall of Fame Inductees are confirmed! Dana White himself confirms the two newest inductees into the UFC Hall of Fame!
  26. "UFC is just getting started!" Video
    The UFC is just getting started! If you're a fan of MMA, you need to check out this video. The UFC is truly pulling out all the stops for UFC 100, and this brief video documents their early...
  27. Kyle Bradley vs. Sam Stout targeted for UFC Fight Night 19 event in September
    As the UFC's first trip to Oklahoma in nearly 15 years continues to fill, MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has learned from sources close to the negotiations that a lightweight contest between Kyle...
  28. Leading UK MMA org folds; follows collapse of Cage Rage and Cage Warriors
    Leading UK MMA promotion Cage Gladiators has today announced it has ceased operations and will no longer be staging events. The Liverpool-based event produced a number of current UFC fighters,...
  29. DaMarques Johnson Signs Multi-Fight UFC Contract
    Popular TUF 9 welterweight finalist DaMarques Johnson and has signed a multi-fight contract with the UFC. The news comes courtesy of The Salt Lake Tribune. Johnson is coming off a solid overall...
  30. Sengoku Adds FWGP Reserve Fight, Another Judo Medalist To 8/2 Event
    Recession? What recession? If there is one nobody has told the people spending the money at World Victory Road, as they've broken out the checkbooks again to add talent to Sengoku 9 on 8/2. This time...
  31. Tim Credeur and Nate Quarry set for UFN 19
    Middleweights Tim Credeur (12-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) and Nate Quarry (11-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) are the latest additions to UFC Fight Night 19 in September, as the two middleweights have agreed to meet in a bout...
  32. Middleweight Michael Bisping suggests title fight hangs in balance at UFC 100
    With UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva busy preparing for his Aug. 8 light-heavyweight showdown with Forrest Griffin, the next challenger for "The Spider's" middleweight crown may very well be...
  33. Aleksander Emelianenko would like to fight in the UFC
    Surrounded by an aura of danger and mystery, Aleksander Emelianenko is one of the scariest men on the planet. The younger brother of consensus number one heavyweight in the world Fedor Emelianenko,...
  34. JAKE O'BRIEN WANTS TO STEAL JON JONES' THUNDER
    Jake O’Brien (11-2) is experiencing a bit of déjà vu. It’s his third time serving as a gatekeeper to a division’s upper level. The 24-year-old freestyle wrestler turned fighter is 1-1 in the spoiler...
  35. Lavar Johnson Currently in Stable Condition Following Surgery
    Strikeforce heavyweight fighter Lavar Johnson is recovering at a local Bakersfield, Calif., hospital after what appears to have been a successful surgery Monday morning. When FanHouse contacted...
  36. Dana White's UFC 100 Vlog: Episode 2
    Click HERE for the 2nd installment of UFC President Dana White's video blog for UFC 100.
  37. Matt Jaggers vs. Chan Sung Jung grand prix reserve bout set for Sengoku Ninth Battle
    A bout between Chan Sung Jung (6-1) and Matt Jaggers (11-5) that will serve as the night's featherweight grand prix reserve bout is set for World Victory Road's upcoming Sengoku Ninth Battle event....
  38. Manny Tapia meets former WEC champ Eddie Wineland at WEC 43 in September
    Two fighters both in need of a win will square off at WEC 43 when Manny Tapia (10-2-1 MMA, 2-2 WEC) meets former WEC bantamweight champion Eddie Wineland (14-6-1 MMA, 1-2 WEC). The bout was first...
  39. World Victory Road signs Olympic silver medalist Hiroshi Izumi to Sengoku event series
    The Japanese-based World Victory Road organization today announced the signing of Olympic silver medalist Hiroshi Izumi to its Sengoku event series. Although no debut date has been set, the...
  40. A cage full of UFC memories
    Marcus Davis was a 19-year-old professional boxer the night he sat down to watch UFC 1 in 1993. He didn’t know a thing about jiu-jitsu or grappling, but what he knew, or at least what he thought he...
  41. BJ Penn invites some new training partners to camp
    BJ Penn invites some new training partners to camp Follow the link to see a video of BJ Penn introducing his new world class training partners, in anticipation for his bout with Kenny Florian at UFC...
  42. Nate Diaz vs Melvin Guillard announced for UFC Fight Night 19 on Sept. 16
    A lightweight contest between "The Ultimate Fighter" veterans Nate Diaz (10-4 MMA, 5-2 UFC) and Melvin Guillard (23-7-2 MMA, 5-3 UFC) is set for the main event of UFC Fight Night 19. The UFC today...
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  43. Brock Lesnar Hates Steve Mazzagatti, Breaks Door
    Brock Lesnar Hates Steve Mazzagatti, Breaks Door Check out the short video as Brock Lesnar watches the finish of his first fight with Frank Mir, gets angry, and starts breaking things. Pretty...
  44. UFC 100 Forgotten Storyline: Is Paulo Thiago For Real?
    Among the storylines somewhat hidden due to the stacked card at this weekend's UFC 100 is whether or not Brazilian Paulo Thiago has the goods to become a true welterweight title contender. Thiago...
  45. Stephan Bonnar not looking to get hammered on July 11
    “I just need a win, and a win over a big name. We’ll take it from there. I’m not going to be like demanding a title fight or anything. Just climb up that ladder, that’s all I see it as. I know I...
  46. BJ Penn: ‘I’m making sure not to overtrain’ for UFC 101
    “The training’s going great for UFC 101. I’m making sure not to overtrain. And, you know we started a couple months ago, and I’m training with Marv Marinovich, and we’ll be spending our last 8 weeks...
  47. Yoshihiro Akiyama: Heart and spirit for the game
    Top ranked middleweight and highly regarded Judoka Yoshihiro Akiyama is set to wage his first battle on American soil this Saturday evening at UFC 100 as he faces off with the always dangerous Alan...
  48. Bruce Buffer Won't Rule Out The "Buffer 360" For UFC 100
    Will he or won't he? That's the question that's been on the mind of UFC fans since rumors of veteran Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer began hinting at a "Buffer 360", a variation of his popular "Buffer...
  49. FightMetric completes statistical breakdown of every UFC fight since November 2000
    Washington, D.C. — In anticipation of UFC 100, FightMetric (www.fightmetric.com), the world’s first comprehensive mixed martial arts statistics and analysis provider, announces the completion of the...
  50. Before Saturday's big fight, smaller fights brew behind scenes
    click Not everything related to UFC 100 is about big fights. Big business is also brewing under the surface, which, when it comes to mixed martial arts' most visible promoter, shouldn't be a...
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