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  1. UFC 145 - Montreal show postponed/fights moved to April
    MONTREAL -- The UFC has postponed its March show in Montreal. UFC 145 was scheduled for March 24 at the Bell Centre. But the UFC scrapped it for now, citing scheduling complications and a desire to...
  2. Sean McCorkle Thinks MMA Should Do Away With Drug Testing
    UFC fighter Sean McCorkle, who has always been known for his blunt honesty, has another idea, though. If it were up to him, McCorkle would level the playing field by doing away with drug testing...
  3. Fighter Pay Explained By Former UFC Fighter Sean McCorkle
    Sean McCorkle's UFC career fits a somewhat standard UFC model. He was able to manage a win over Mark Hunt in his promotional debut, dropped back-to-back fights to Stefan Struve and Christian...
  4. Munoz Right Elbow Will Require Surgery - Recovery Time Unknown
    Middleweight contender Mark Munoz has withdrawn from a No. 1 contender fight against Chael Sonnen at UFC on Fox 2 on Jan. 28 due to an injured right elbow. Munoz (12-2) was flown to UFC headquarters...
  5. Chris Weidman in v.s. Demian Maia at UFC on Fox 2
    Dana's Twitter Chris Weidman will be fighting Demian Maia at UFC on Fox 2 according to Dana on Twitter
  6. ProElite to Partner With DREAM
    ProElite and DREAM have entered into a partnership that will see fighter exchanges and possibly co-promoted shows. T. Jay Thompson, the head of fighter operations for ProElite, leaked the news while...
  7. With fighter pay in spotlight, UFC vets shed light on life in octagon's middle-class
    For three of the UFC's rank and file, the bottom line rarely ends at "show" and "win." Sponsorships, performance bonuses, and discretionary bonuses help to line the pockets of George Roop, Jacob...
  8. Strikeforce's Daniel Cormier still unsure of timetable for return
    Seven months after he broke his right hand, Strikeforce heavyweight Daniel Cormier (9-0 MMA, 6-0 SF) is still unsure of when he'll be ready to fight Josh Barnett (31-5 MMA, 2-0 SF). "I would imagine...
  9. Source: Cain Velasquez vs. Antonio Silva not happening
    A heavily rumored matchup between former UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez (9-1 MMA, 7-0 UFC) and Antonio Silva (16-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is not happening, a source today told MMAjunkie.com...
  10. Pat Curran to Face Joe Warren in Bellator Featherweight Title Bout on March 9
    Pat Curran will get his second crack at Bellator gold on March 9 at Bellator 61. That's when the fast-rising featherweight will face off with reigning champion Joe Warren at The Horseshoe Casino in...
  11. Chael Sonnen Is A Huge Early Favorite Over Michael Bisping, Weidman Favored Over Maia
    Yesterday was a busy day in the world of MMA, and one of the major stories was the UFC on Fox 2 card getting re-shuffled when Mark Munoz was forced out of his bout with Chael Sonnen. Sonnen now faces...
  12. UFC 142 Rio Prelims on FX TV Ratings Lower Than Any on Spike
    The UFC’s first preliminary bout telecast on the FX Network clearly shows that fans aren’t yet used to the promotion’s switch to the Fox family of networks. LINK
  13. Forget Instant Replay
    Using video or instant replay to decide a critical element of a mixed martial arts fight is an interesting idea, but it’s not necessary. Let the referees make their decisions, rightly or wrongly, and...
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  14. Fear and Hope - One Tough Kid
    There was always that reflexive twinge, the slight moment’s pause just before he turned the key in the ignition. Dan Miller could not pull out of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia without some...
  15. Demian Maia Didn't Want To Fight Palhares Due To Lack Of Brazilian Middleweights
    When Mark Munoz got injured it forced Michael Bisping into a match with Chael Sonnen and left Demian Maia without an opponent for the UFC on Fox 2 card. The immediate demand from fans was for the UFC...
  16. UFC Can't Host Event In Melbourne Due To Octagon
    The UFC's plans to take the show back to Australia for an event in Melbourne look like they've come to an end. It appears that in the state of Victoria, it's illegal to hold MMA events in a cage...
  17. Maximo Blanco vs. Marcus Brimage Verbally Agreed for UFC 145 in Atlanta
    Former Sengoku fighter Maximo Blanco will make his featherweight debut at UFC 145 in Atlanta. He faces former Ultimate Fighter competitor Marcus Brimage. The bout was confirmed to MMAWeekly.com by...
  18. Rumoured bout: Mamed Khalidov vs. Hector Lombard for KSW 19
    Translation from a polish article: "TelewizjaOlsztyn.pl presented a video in which the issue is discussed for Mamed opponent. According to this material a new rival in the May gala Mamed NSS to be...
  19. Michael Bisping: Criticism of UFC Fighter Pay Makes Me Mad
    "To be honest, it makes me mad, because people don't understand," said Bisping. "I've worked hard, and I get [the amount stipulated in the contract], but when Dana comes into the locker room and...
  20. UFC targeting 'TUF: Australia vs. U.K.' for 2012, eyes Brisbane for finale
    While Brazil has been awarded the first-ever international edition of "The Ultimate Fighter," Australia may not be far behind. At a Thursday press gathering Down Under, UFC managing director of...
  21. UFC makes ruling on Erick Silva's UFC 142 disqualification: The loss stands
    Erick Silva's controversial disqualification loss to fellow Brazilian welterweight Carlo Prater at UFC 142 won't be overturned. UFC Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs Marc Ratner...
  22. Andrew Craig replaces Jared Hamman, meets Kyle Noke at UFC on FX 2
    Legacy Fighting Championships middleweight titleholder Andrew Craig has replaced injured Jared Hamman and now meets fellow middleweight Kyle Noke at March's UFC on FX 2 event. UFC officials today...
  23. Mark Hominick vs. Eddie Yagin moves to Atlanta along with UFC 145
    So Mark Hominick won't be on Canadian soil for his next fight. With UFC 145 now set to take place April 21 at Atlanta's Philips Arena, the onetime featherweight challenger's bout with Eddie Yagin has...
  24. Caros Fodor vs. Pat Healy added to 'Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey'
    A lightweight bout between Caros Fodor (7-1 MMA, 5-0 SF) and Pat Healy (26-16 MMA, 4-1 SF) has been added to March's "Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" event. Strikeforce officials today announced the...
  25. Strikeforce's 'King Mo' maintains innocence, looks for cause of failed drug test
    In hopes of finding the cause of a positive test for an anabolic steroid, Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal's manager, Mike Kogan, today sent to the Nevada attorney general's office a full list of the...
  26. The Score Fighting Series Returns To Hamilton On March 16th
    John Alessio vs. Ryan Healy confirmed for lightweight match-up Tickets on sale January 24th Press Release – TORONTO, January 18th, 2012 – Score Media Inc. (TSX: SCR) today announces that The Score...
  27. to us Canadians: Full UFC event to air Friday on Sportsnet ONE!!! (fighter interviews as well)
    WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!! fighter interviews here Melvin Guillard "I am ready for this fight with (Jim) Miller. He’s a top guy, maybe the No. 3 or No. 4 in the division, and if I perform like I can do, I...
  28. Getting to know UFC on FX headliner Guillard; The lighter side of Guillard
    watch 5 min video here
  29. Sonnen: I don't think Silva will fight again
    Chael Sonnen believes a much-anticipated rematch against Anderson Silva will never happen. In fact, he doesn’t think Silva -- the current UFC middleweight champion -- will fight again. Period. During...
  30. Win or lose, UFC on FX 1's Jorge Rivera set to retire
    Jorge Rivera (19-9 MMA, 7-7 UFC) has decided to call it a career after his fight with Eric Schafer (12-6-2 MMA, 3-5 UFC) tonight on UFC on FX 1. The veteran announced the news today on MMAjunkie.com...
  31. Guy Mezger Saved a Woman From Knife-Wielding Scumbag Last Month
    (In your face, Jon Jones) In spite of the fact that Guy Mezger retired seven years ago this month from active MMA competition, the 44-year-old former Lion’s Den fighter proved recently that he is...
  32. UFC 145 gets McDonald-Torres, Blanco-Brimage; seven bouts shift to Atlanta
    Two new bouts have been added to April's UFC 145 event in Atlanta, and seven have been shifted to the card after the recent cancellation of a March event in Montreal. One of the new additions is an...
  33. UFC on FX 1 bonuses: Denis, Miller, Barry, Morecraft earn $45K awards
    LINK NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nick Denis, Jim Miller, Pat Barry and Christian Morecraft each earned $45,000 fight-night bonuses for their performances at Friday's UFC on FX 1 event. Denis earned the...
  34. UFC on FX 1 draws announced 7,728 attendance and $334,860 live gate
    Friday's UFC on FX 1 event drew an announced attendance of 7,728 and a live gate of $334,860. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) learned of the figures during the event's post-fight press conference...
  35. 'Minowaman' happy to be fighting on U.S. soil, hopes to one day fight for UFC in Japan
    With so much uncertainty in his native country's MMA scene, Ikuhisa Minowa began branching off from his usual stomping grounds. The U.S. was always an attractive option, but he was always under...
  36. ProElite Results: Kendall Grove Tops Minowaman
    ProElite held another successful event in the beautiful state of Hawaii as Kendall “Da Spyder” Grove (14-9) dominated all three rounds in his main event tilt with Japanese MMA legend Ikuhisa...
  37. Bellator Announces Featherweight Tournament Match-Ups
    Marlon Sandro (19-3) vs. Roberto Vargas (12-1) The 34-year-old Sandro advanced to the featherweight summer tournament finals and was knocked out by Curran in the second round. He returned to the...
  38. MMA@Work's Jay Jeans' Interview with BAMMA Lightweight Champion, Rob "C4" Sinclair
    MMA@Work's own, Jay Jeans, recently had a chance to chat with BAMMA Lightweight Champion, Rob Sinclair. Rob "C4" Sinclair resides and fights out of Manchester, England. He currently holds a record of...
  39. Ray Sefo Confirms He’ll Face Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ In K-1 Rules Bout This March
    Croatian heavyweight Mirko ‘Crop Cop’ Filipovic will return to his kickboxing roots this coming March when he faces New Zealander ‘Sugar’ Ray Sefo at an upcoming show in Zagreb, Croatia. Sefo...
  40. Weapon Related Sponsers Banned From UFC
    Sponsors being banned from UFC events is nothing new, but the new banning of weapon related sponsors is certainly different. It appears that the initial pressure to ban these sponsors actually came...
  41. Mike Kyle vs. Gegard Mousasi confirmed for 'Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey'
    A light-heavyweight bout between Mike Kyle (19-8-1 MMA, 3-3-1 SF) and Gegard Mousasi (32-3-2 MMA, 3-1-1 SF) will be part of March's "Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey" event. Kyle today tweeted news of...
  42. Fedor Emelianenko To Fight Bobby Lashley In 2012
    Bobby Lashley may not have gotten a fair shake from the MMA community. He entered the fight game after a career in the WWE and was viewed by almost everyone as a 'poor man's Brock Lesnar'. It's how...
  43. Conor Heun Meets Ryan Couture at Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey
    A lightweight bout is headed for Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey with Conor Heun taking on Ryan Couture. The fight was confirmed to MMAWeekly.com by sources close to the match-up on Monday with bout...
  44. UFC on FX 1 ratings: 1.3 million FX viewers and 148,000 FUEL TV viewers
    This past weekend's four-fight UFC on FX 1 event, which was the first UFC main card to air on the FOX-owned FX, averaged 1.3 million viewers. Additionally, the night's six-bout preliminary card...
  45. Junior Assuncao Released from the UFC
    It was with some surprise that on Monday, featherweight Junior Assuncao was released from the UFC after suffering a single loss. LINK
  46. White: GSP could return this summer
    Georges St-Pierre’s return may be sooner than we thought. According to UFC president Dana White, the sidelined welterweight champion is motivated to do what it takes to get back in the cage as soon...
  47. 'King Mo' Lawal camp narrows list to one culprit in positive steroid test
    A list describing the supplements and medications that light heavyweight Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal used prior to his appearance at "Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine" points to a single product as the...
  48. Retired UFC vet 'Joker' Guymon relaunches career in new promotion, new weight class
    Almost a year ago to the day, Mike "Joker" Guymon suffered a submission loss to DaMarques Johnson at UFC Fight Night 23 and announced his retirement from the sport. Guymon, now 37, said...
  49. Carlo Prater believes Joe Rogan publicly humiliated him after the Eric Silva disqualification
    It’s been several weeks since the fight, and Carlo Prater is finally speaking about how he felt about it in this interview with Brazil’s Sportv.globo.com. “I think in the end I was made out as a...
  50. Diego Nunes vs. Dennis Siver added to UFC on FUEL TV 2
    So Dennis Siver (19-8 MMA, 8-5 UFC) will fight in Sweden, after all. After a rumored rematch with Ross Pearson turned out to be much ado about nothing, UFC officials have instead booked Siver to face...
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