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  1. Spike TV expected to air Oct. 16 event, possibly UFC 120, from London
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship is expected to host its next U.K. show in October, and the show is slated to air for free on Spike TV in the U.S. The event, potentially UFC 120, is expected to...
  2. Kurt Pellegrino Says He'll Never Tap, Will Retire if He Loses Another Fight
    Kurt Pellegrino may be riding an impressive four-fight win streak in the UFC, but he still seems to think he could be just one loss away from retirement. That's what he claims anyway, saying in the...
  3. Randy Couture Wants a Challenge, So He Wants James Toney at 205
    Former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Randy Couture is expected to fight former boxing middleweight, super middleweight and cruiserweight champion James Toney at UFC 118 in a bout...
  4. Jim Miller vs. Gleison Tibau targeted for UFC on Versus 2 in August
    UFC lightweight Jim Miller goes for his fifth straight victory, and Gleison Tibau goes for his fifth win in six fights when the pair meets in August at UFC on Versus 2. A source close to the event...
  5. Tim Boetsch re-signs with UFC, agrees to UFC 117 fight with Thiago Silva
    After posting a 3-0 record following his release from the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2009, light heavyweight Tim Boetsch (11-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) is returning to the organization to fight Thiago...
  6. Tom Lawlor not interested in "Fight of the Night" bonus at UFC 113
    Despite cashing a $30,000 bonus check in his most recent outing, UFC middleweight contender Tom Lawlor isn't interested in another "Fight of the Night" award when he meets Joe Doerksen on the...
  7. Late replacements John Doyle, Damian Vitale complete Bellator 17 card
    A pair of late replacements have stepped up on short notice to compete in separate contests at Thursday's Bellator Fighting Championships event. MMAjunkie.com has learned that John Doyle is replacing...
  8. Forrest Griffin Bows Out Of Bout With Lil Nog
    Forrest Griffin has had to withdraw from his scheduled light heavyweight bout with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. The two were set to co-main event UFC 114 on May 29 in Las Vegas. A grudge match between...
  9. Karo Parisyan in Talks With Strikeforce
    Former UFC welterweight contender Karo Parisyan has been in talks to fight for Strikeforce, MMA Fighting has learned. Parisyan has not signed a contract with the San Jose-based organization yet, but...
  10. M-1 Global, Strikeforce come to terms; Emelianenko vs. Werdum set for June 26
    Fedor Emelianenko (31-1 MMA, 1-0 SF) and M-1 Global will once again co-promote an event with Strikeforce. While there had been some concern the two promotions would be unable to reach an agreement as...
  11. Jason Brilz agrees to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 114
    Forrest Griffin's spot didn't stay empty very long. Mere hours after reports surfaced that the former light heavyweight champion had been forced out of his UFC 114 contest with Antonio Rogerio...
  12. Offense? Defense? Jab? Mariusz Pudzianowski Is Just "Bad"
    In other words, it's a glowing vote of confidence from Pudz' boxing coach, Krzyzstof Kosedowski. "His boxing technique is bad. There a lot of holes in his game. His defense is weak, he didn't have...
  13. Tapout Re-Signs Rich Franklin
    Tapout has announced that it has renewed its partnership with Rich Franklin for UFC 115 and will also be involved in marketing Franklin’s American Fighter apparel line moving forward. As part of the...
  14. Darabedyan vs. Kerr, Assuncao vs. Nunes official for "WEC 49: Varner vs. Shalorus"
    The WEC today announced a pair of preliminary card contests for its upcoming WEC 49 event, as Karen Darabedyan meets Will Kerr, while Rafael Assuncao faces Diego Nunes. Both bouts were previously...
  15. Joe Lauzon vs. Terry Etim at UFC 118 in Boston
    The hometown kid gets a dream come true. The Boston show set for August 28 is starting to fill up with local stars and the latest is former "Ultimate Fighter" competitor Joe Lauzon who returns to...
  16. Jorge Rivera vs. Alessio Sakara targeted for August's UFC 118 in Boston
    UFC middleweight Jorge Rivera told MMAjunkie.com in March that he shouldn't even have to ask to fight at UFC 118, the promotion's first trip to Boston. Apparently, he didn't. MMAjunkie.com has...
  17. Terry Etim vs. Joe Lauzon in the works for UFC 118 in Boston
    Massachusetts native Joe Lauzon will get his wish. A few weeks after telling MMAjunkie.com that he expected to fight at UFC 118, the organization's first-ever event in Boston, Lauzon has now verbally...
  18. Marquardt vs. Palhares Possible for UFC 117
    Nate Marquardt didn't have to wait too long for the UFC to find him a new opponent, but he will have to wait a little bit longer for the fight to happen. Brazilian fighter Rousimar Palhares is in...
  19. Shine Fights' Mayorga says he'll quit MMA if he loses to the "nobody" Thomas
    LOS ANGELES – If things don't go Ricardo Mayorga's way on May 15, his MMA career could be over before it ever really starts. Mayorga, who faces Din Thomas in a 160-pound catchweight main event at...
  20. Report: Gracie vs. Randleman At 5/15 SF May Be Off (Updated)
    While more details won't be known until later today, the Roger Gracie vs. Kevin Randleman fight at Strikeforce's 5/15 event could be off. Randleman could be forced to withdraw due to illness and a...
  21. Brian Stann To MW, Could Meet Massenzio At UFC On Versus 2
    According to Heavy, Brian Stann vs. Mike Massenzio is in the works for UFC on Versus 2. Stann confirmed on his twitter that the bout will take place in the Middleweight division. Stann was in favor...
  22. Don King Issues Cease and Desist with Shine Fights
    According to MaxBoxing.com, Don King Promotions has issued a cease and desist order to Shine Fight Promotions on the grounds that Ricardo Mayorga is contractually obligated to fight exclusively for...
  23. UC 116 main-card additions include Silva vs. Akiyama, Soszynski vs. Bonnar II
    Following Tuesday's official announcement of UFC 116 and a headliner of UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar vs interim title-holder Shane Carwin, Ultimate Fighting Championship officials have added...
  24. Greg Soto Signs To Face Nick Osipczak At UFC 118
    UFC fighter Greg Soto confirmed via Twitter today that he's signed to face Nick Osipczak at UFC 118 in Boston. Soto, who signed with the UFC in March as a late replacement for Ricardo Funch, ran into...
  25. Andre Winner Meets Nik Lentz At UFC 118
    Andre Winner & Nik Lentz are now set to meet in a prelim match at UFC 118 in August. Verbal agreements are in place, paperwork pending. Both fighters will try to extend their current unbeaten streaks...
  26. Dennis Hallman faces Ben Saunders at UFC 117
    Dennis Hallman (41-13-2 MMA, 1-4 UFC) will have to wait a bit longer to drop weight. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has learned that the MMA veteran and recent UFC returnee is expected to meet Ben...
  27. Couture wants winner of Machida/Shogun
    As Randy Couture heads back into training in mid-June for his August showdown against James Toney, the UFC Hall of Famer still has other goals on his mind as well. The 46-year-old former heavyweight...
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  28. UFC 116: Stephan Bonnar vs Krzysztof Soszynski rematch set for July 3 in Las Vegas
    Former Ultimate Fighters Stephan Bonnar (11-7) and Krzysztof Soszynski (19-9-1) will finally get a chance to settle some unfinished business when the two light heavyweights collide in a rematch at...
  29. Yushin Okami Vs. Mark Munoz Set For UFC On Versus 2
    It is being reported Mark Munoz will look to resume him climb up the middleweight ladder when he meets former top contender Yushin Okami at UFC on Versus 2. Full Article -Here-
  30. Kimbo: I Don't Predict Fights But I'm Not Getting KO'd, I'll Tell You That
    And his advice to his UFC 113 foe this weekend-Matt Mitrione: Don't stand and bang with him. Says Slice, "The preparation for every fight is the same, it's intense. I peak to the highest level of my...
  31. SF Moves Cristiane Santos To 6/26 Event
    Strikeforce Women's Middleweight Champion Cristiane Santos has been pulled off the 6/16 SF event and moved to the 6/26 event in San Jose. Opponent TBA but they appear to be looking for an...
  32. Volkmann vs. Kelly In The Works For UFC 116
    A matchup of Jakob Volkmann vs. Paul Kelly is reportedly in the works for UFC 116 in July. At least one fighter reportedly has agreed to the matchup with the other expected to soon. The fight is...
  33. Chael Sonnen Will Be a Great Challenge For Anderson Silva At UFC 117
    But at the same time, Silva challenger-to-have-been Vitor Belfort tells the TATAME website that he's counting down the days to his chance. He says "Each fight is different; I can't say how it is...
  34. Dana White: UFC 113's Paul Daley vs. Josh Koscheck winner gets title shot
    MONTREAL – UFC 113's co-main event between top welterweight contenders Paul Daley and Josh Koscheck will earn the winner a title shot with champion Georges St-Pierre. UFC president Dana White...
  35. James Irvin vs. Igor Pokrajac Set For UFC On Versus 2
    It's back to Light Heavyweight for James Irvin. After just one fight at Middleweight he's moving back up to face Igor Pokrajac at UFC On Versus 2 in Salt Lake City, UT. Both fighters need a win to...
  36. Hardy-Hazelett Agreed for UFC 119
    Dan Hardy and Dustin Hazelett have verbally committed to meet in a welterweight bout at UFC 119 tentatively scheduled for Sept. 18 in Hardy’s home country of England, according to multiple sources...
  37. Clay Guida vs. Rafael Dos Anjos likely for UFC 117
    cool A lightweight battle between Clay Guida and Rafael Dos Anjos is in the works for UFC 117 according to a recent report at MMArecap. Guida recently snapped a two fight losing streak at the first...
  38. Sources: Paul Taylor Off TUF 11 Finale, Mark Holst In
    It appears a planned Paul Taylor-John Gunderson rematch from UFC 112 that was set for the TUF 11 Finale will have to wait. Taylor has been pulled from the card and replaced with Mark Holst. It's not...
  39. Dana Says 112 Amends Still Coming, Likely Won't Include Silva
    Following April's UFC 112 event in Abu Dhabi, UFC president Dana White made little attempt to hide his displeasure with his middleweight champion, Anderson Silva. After Silva first taunted, then...
  40. Kevin Randleman vs. Roger Gracie *is* On
    Strikeforce has confirmed that Kevin Randleman has been medically cleared to fight Roger Gracie on May 15, a day after an illness called into question whether Randleman would be able to fight....
  41. Matt Mitrione Will Be Fighting Kimbo Slice The Man, Not The Hype
    Matt Mitrione has been called a lot of things in his short time in the fight game. A whiner, a faker, a wannabe, and of course most notably... a meathead. But come this Saturday night (May 8) at UFC...
  42. Marcus Davis "Built For Speed" Against Jonathan Goulet
    And he hopes it will help counter, among other things, what seems to be the home-octagon advantage he's been up against recently. "I always seem to fight guys in their hometowns, like U.S. Marine...
  43. Hardy gets a new fight
    "Hardy fighting at UFC 120 not 119, not vs Hazelett" Article
  44. Cung Le vs. Scott Smith II nearly set for June 26 Strikeforce and M-1 Global event
    The ink is almost dry on a rematch between former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le (6-1 MMA, 6-1 SF) and Scott Smith (17-6 MMA, 3-1 SF) for a card slated for June 26 on Showtime. Sources...
  45. Megumi Fujii to Fight in Bellator on June 10
    The pound-for-pound best female fighter in the world, Megumi Fujii will fight on the June 10 Bellator event, CEO Bjorn Rebney announced Friday. Her opponent is yet to be named but Fujii is also...
  46. Curran shocks Huerta / Alvarez subs Neer
    BOSTON – The big question after the fights on Thursday night? Where is Roger Huerta’s head at this stage of his fight career? Was it an issue of a rhythmic drought? Is his focus on something other...
  47. Machida Knows His Karate Is Not Going To Defeat Muay Thai
    So according to his muay thai coah, Andre Amado, Lyoto Machida will probably want ot work his jiu-jitsu to beat Mauricio Rua at UFC 113. "Shogun is hungry for this fight, and we are already feeling...
  48. White: If Silva beats Sonnen and Belfort, he'll need to vacate title to compete at 205
    MONTREAL – With any fighter in any division, looking beyond that competitor's next matchup is never a safe thing to do. That's true even with the seemingly unbeatable UFC middleweight champion...
  49. Dana White says WEC's PPV numbers qualify it as second-best MMA organization
    MONTREAL – UFC president Dana White can often be just as telling in what he doesn't say as he is as blunt with what he does. Such is the case when the UFC and WEC head is asked about the final...
  50. GSP & Winner of Koscheck/Daley to Coach TUF 12
    It will be a welterweight showdown during the 12th season of the "Ultimate Fighter" as champion Georges St. Pierre will take the reigns as coach for the first time ever and he will compete against...
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