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  1. White says 'TUF: Live' gay-porn story non-issue, homophobes best be ready to fight
    While 32 unsigned lightweights have gathered to compete on "The Ultimate Fighter,' it seems the majority of media attention has thus far fallen on the shoulders of just one athlete: Dakota Cochrane....
  2. With twice-broken hand, Cormier hopes he's 'good enough' for Strikeforce tourney finale
    Apparently, American Kickboxing Academy fighters hit opponents too hard. Standing at a sponsor booth amid bronzed bodybuilders at this past weekend's Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio, Daniel...
  3. As expected, Barry and Johnson promise standup war at UFC on FOX 3
    If you weren't 100 percent certain that heavyweight sluggers Pat Barry and Lavar Johnson were going to stand in the pocket and duke it out on the feet, they each provided verbal confirmation on...
  4. UFC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson Competes In AZ Grappling Tournament
    On February 26th, Benson Henderson wrested the UFC lightweight championship from Frankie Edgar at UFC 144 in a thrilling five round main event in Saitama, Japan. One week later, on March 4th,...
  5. Faber Has No Problem Coaching Dakota Cochrane
    Rivals Urijah Faber and Dominick Cruz are set to coach The Ultimate Fighter's debut season on FX, debuting this Friday March 9 at 9 p.m. ET. The two men have fought twice before with Faber beating...
  6. Kimbo Slice Returns To Boxing Ring Against Yet Another Undersized Opponent On March 24
    The boxing career of former EliteXC and UFC "attraction" Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson keeps on rolling along when he meets mixed martial artist Mike Glenn on March 24. Predictably, Glenn is making...
  7. Oddsmakers favor Edgar over new UFC champ 'Bendo,' Gustafsson over Silva
    The odds are out for two new UFC main events. Although the fight doesn't have a date, noted MMA oddsmaker and frequent MMAjunkie.com Radio guest Joey Oddessa has opened Frankie Edgar as a slight...
  8. Ramsey Nijem Asking for Match-Up With Fellow TUF Runner-Up Michael Johnson
    It's been a rough few months off for Ramsey Nijem, but he's healthy and ready to fight again and he's hoping to get a match-up with a fellow. LINK
  9. Urijah Faber Reveals Coaching Staff and Guests for Ultimate Fighter Live Team
    559 miles. That’s how far the trip is from Sacramento to Las Vegas, but Team Alpha Male will officially relocate starting this Friday for the new Ultimate Fighter Live. The team’s leader Urijah Faber...
  10. Bellator 60 weigh-in results: Champ Warren (145), Curran (144.8) on weight
    The Bellator 60 weigh-ins are in the books, and the organization's first season-six event got off to a fairly rocky start. Although Bellator featherweight champion Joe Warren (145 pounds) and fellow...
  11. Bellator 60's Marlon Sandro uses Summer Series failure for current motivation
    For Brazilian slugger Marlon Sandro, it took just one momentary lapse in focus to derail his dream of Bellator gold. "There was only one minute left in the second round," Sandro recalled to...
  12. For Bellator's Bjorn Rebney, Eventual Spike Move Vindicates Long-Term Vision
    Surrounded by MMA start-ups when his promotion began, Bjorn Rebney faced long survival odds. But he's now preparing a move to Spike, the channel that launched MMA in the U.S. There was a time when...
  13. Dana White Not a Fan of Half-Point Scoring System
    After nearly every event, we hear complaints about judges and their scoring. A subjective system is always going to be imperfect, but one of the biggest issues people have with the current one is...
  14. The Hurt Business: A Year in the Life of an MMA Fight Team
    "The Hurt Business" is a multi-part series that goes inside a professional MMA fight gym to examine the hidden lives of pro fighters and watch as fortunes rise and fall over the course of one...
  15. Tyson Griffin Tested Positive For Marijuana At UFC 123
    The UFC returned to the state of Michigan for the first time since UFC 9 when UFC 123 was held at the Palace of Auburn Hills on November 20, 2010. The event wasn't without some controversy as the...
  16. Spike TV and 345 Games announce 'Bellator: MMA Onslaught' video game
    Spike TV and Bellator Fighting Championships are entering the video-game industry. In association with Viacom Entertainment Group's 345 Games, Spike TV and Bellator announced the pending release of...
  17. Dan Henderson to wait for either MW or LHW Title match
    http://www.espn.co.uk/ufc/sport/story/140130.html "However, White has once again confirmed that Henderson will wait for the winner of Jon Jones v Rashad Evans at light-heavyweight, or the winner of...
  18. Pat Barry committs to growin the fro' until he submits
    I heard a while back that Barry was not going to cut his hair until he got a submission but thought it was a joke. Apparently he's committed. LINK
  19. Fabricio Werdum vs. Mike Russow Slated for June
    Mar 9, 2012 - A heavyweight fight between Fabricio Werdum and Mike Russow is close to being finalized, according to sources close to both camps. Both fighters have already verbally agreed to the...
  20. UFC Lawsuit Threat May Derail All Regulated MMA In Oklahoma
    The Oklahoma State Athletic Commission has sent out a letter to MMA promoters claiming that they will not be accepting any applications to hold events after March 31, 2012. The OSAC claims that a...
  21. Rampage Jackson Tweets That He Wants UFC To Release Him, Can Get Better Fights Elsewhere
    If you thought the saga of Quinton Jackson had ended with last week's Twitter barrage, think again. The former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion took to the popular social media tool Friday night and...
  22. Bellator 60 results: Curran claims belt; Straus, Corey, Sandro, Bezerra advance
    Pat Curran's size was simply too much for Joe Warren. Shrugging off takedown after takedown, Curran notched a third-round knockout win over Warren to win the Bellator featherweight title. The title...
  23. Episode No. 1 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter: Live'
    And then there were 16. Thirty-two lightweights squared off Friday night at "The Ultimate Fighter" Gym in Las Vegas, and 16 earned their way into the "TUF" house. UFC president Dana White and "The...
  24. Bellator CEO says heavyweight Blagoi Ivanov's condition upgraded
    Two weeks after being stabbed in the chest at a bar in Sofia, Bulgaria, Blagoi Ivanov has been downgraded from critical to serious condition. However, Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney today told...
  25. Counter Programming? Kimbo Slice Says Tune into TUF Live
    Ultimate Fighter 10 cast member Kimbo Slice has a new promo out telling everyone to tune into the new Ultimate Fighter Live on FX tonight. Why is this relevant you ask? Follow the link and find out....
  26. Jon Jones Says He Doesn't Want to Fight Anderson Silva, Considers Him a 'Mentor'
    Since becoming UFC light heavyweight champion last year, the comparisons between Jon Jones and Anderson Silva have been endless. Both competitors' performances in their respective divisions have made...
  27. 'UFC Primetime' airs on FX for 'UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem'
    In anticipation of their highly anticipated UFC 146 heavyweight title fight, current titleholder Junior Dos Santos (14-1 MMA, 8-0 UFC) and former Strikeforce champ Alistair Overeem (36-11 MMA, 1-0...
  28. Dana White on 'The Ultimate Fighter: Live' season debut: 'It was perfect'
    From the live format to the new broadcaster partner to the surprise one-round fights, Friday's season debut of "The Ultimate Fighter: Live" couldn't have gone any better. That's according to Dana...
  29. ‘Cyborg’ Santos Wants To Put On A Good Show For The Fans, Wants Paul Daley Next
    No, no the other ‘Cyborg’, Evangelista Santos (18-15) is looking to return to the Strikeforce cage this spring and he’d like to do it against British welterweight Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley. Santos, who...
  30. UFC 145's televised lineup official for pay-per-view, FX
    The televised lineup for April's "UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans" fight card is complete. As expected, the event features a five-fight pay-per-view main card headlined by Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans in...
  31. Hendo not open to Rampage, would take Sonnen - White
    UFC president Dana White is convinced Dan Henderson would fight any man in the world, as long as a UFC title was on the line. White has been frustrated by Henderson's reluctance to commit to...
  32. After comeback win, UFC's suddenly surging Tim Boetsch targets Michael Bisping
    Tim Boetsch is looking to move up, not down, in the UFC's again-competitive middleweight division. However, after scoring a come-from-behind TKO victory over contender and recent title challenger...
  33. Dana White Publicly Apologizes To Showtime Execs
    It was revealed this week that UFC president Dana White had reached a creative impasse with the Showtime production team in packaging Strikeforce and would no longer be dealing with the promotion,...
  34. Antonio Silva Returns To American Top Team In Advance Of Fight With Roy Nelson
    Antonio Silva has some old-new training partners to help him prepare for his upcoming UFC debut fight with Roy Nelson. "Bigfoot" recently returned to training at American Top Team after leaving to...
  35. Rampage quit threats don't concern Dana White
    UFC president Dana White plans to do little in response to Quinton Rampage Jackson's threat to quit the UFC, insisting the light-heavyweight is merely an emotional character. Not for the first time...
  36. UFC Primetime returns for 'Jones vs Evans' and 'Dos Santos vs Overeem'
    Good news, "Primetime" fans. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is rolling out its real-time documentary style series for two upcoming title fights. And neither of them feature Georges St. Pierre!...
  37. Super Fight League streaming free, 6am today
    The debut event from India's Super Fight League streams for free on YouTube today! Link from Bloody Elbow
  38. Wyoming becomes state No. 46 to regulate MMA
    Wyoming is getting in the business of regulated MMA. Governor Matt Mead recently signed into law House Bill 87, which calls for the creation of an MMA board to oversee and regulate the sport....
  39. 'The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil' cast unveiled with 32 featherweights and middleweights
    The fighters competing in the first-ever international edition of "The Ultimate Fighter" have been revealed. "TUF: Brazil," which features UFC notables Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva as coaches,...
  40. Dana White Says UFC May Move Away From PPV
    Since its inception nearly 20 years ago, the UFC has been primarily a Pay Per View based company. While live gates, merchandising, and ratings matter, the PPV model has always been the staple of UFC...
  41. Strikeforce champ Melendez fights May 19, coach stumps for Penn or Pettis
    Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez (20-2 MMA, 10-1 SF) will fight at the organization's recently announced May 19 event. Against whom? That's a good question. However, one of...
  42. Titan FC Signs UFC Veteran Anthony "Rumble" Johnson
    UFC castoff Anthony Johnson has signed with Titan Fighting Championships. Titan Fighting CEO Joe Kelly today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) he received Johnson's contract this morning. The...
  43. Chris Leben Calls Positive Drug Test 'Best Thing to Ever Happen to Me'
    Mar 12, 2012 - Speaking publicly for the first time since the UFC suspended him for testing positive for painkillers at UFC 138, Chris Leben said that the suspension forced him into rehab and forced...
  44. After Bellator 60 loss, Joe Warren's manager critical of ref, confirms move to bantamweight
    Joe Warren has been suspended for 90 days following a vicious knockout loss to Pat Curran at this past Friday's Bellator 60 event. MMAjunkie.com today requested and received a short list of...
  45. Tyron Woodley anxiously awaits call for Strikeforce title fight
    Tyron Woodley said he's had an average of three to five weeks to prepare for a fight. For his next one, he'll get 12 – if he can get official word from his promoter that May 19 is indeed the date...
  46. Rampage Doesn’t Want to be a Part of the UFC
    Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has been the talk of the town since losing to Ryan Bader at UFC 144 in Japan. He’s brought up TRT usage, a knee injury leading up to his fight with Bader, and wanting to be...
  47. TUF Live Premiere TV Ratings Lower Than Past Premieres
    The ratings are in and the first episode of The Ultimate Fighter: Live debuted on FX on Friday night to an average audience of 1.3 million viewers, according to industry sources. The Ultimate...
  48. Miesha Tate requests Ronda Rousey rematch, feels she was winning before 'mistake'
    On any given Sunday, any NFL football team can beat any other squad. And as the iconic John Madden would bark, "it's why they play the game." Mixed martial arts (MMA) is apparently no different,...
  49. Nick Diaz's Lawyer issues response to NSAC
    Nick Diaz's lawyer issues a response to the NSAC stating that legally Nick Diaz has done nothing to warrant punishment from the Commission. Article
  50. Fedor Emelianenko: I have to go to the UFC to face the strongest opponents
    Stop me if you've heard this one before. Former Strikeforce heavyweight attraction and longtime PRIDE FC champion Fedor Emelianenko is still yapping about a return to the United States, under the UFC...
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