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  1. Bantamweight’s John Albert And Byron Bloodworth Set For TUF 15 Finale
    A bantamweight bout for the TUF 15 Finale is set featuring TUF 14 fighter John ‘Prince’ Albert (7-2) and promotion sophomore Byron Bloodworth (6-2). The TUF 15 Finale is expected to take place on...
  2. UFC on FX 3 adds Brenneman-Silva, Magalhaes-Roberts, Magalhaes-Martinez, Means-Salas
    The fight card is official for the recently announced "UFC on FX 3: Johnson vs. McCall" event. As officials announced earlier this week, UFC on FX 3 takes place June 8 at BankAtlantic Center near...
  3. Todd Duffee wins first fight since 2009, knocks out Neil Grove in SFL 2 main event
    Todd Duffee today picked up his first victory since August 2009. And it took him just 34 seconds to get it. The former UFC heavyweight made quick work of recent Bellator fighter Neil Grove in the...
  4. Alistair Overeem NSAC hearing set for April 24, UFC 146 main event decision comes after
    Earlier today, it was reported that UFC President Dana White has already decided to keep the Frank Mir vs. Cain Velasquez fight intact as a main card showcase at UFC 146 on May 26 in Las Vegas,...
  5. UFC inks Nova Uniao Featherweight Hacran Dias to a 3-fight deal.
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship has procured the services of another 145-pound member of Andre Pederneiras’ Rio de Janeiro-based team Nova Uniao. Hacran Dias, the 27-year-old cousin of Bellator...
  6. Is Pat Curran the No. 2 Featherweight in the World Behind Jose Aldo?
    The rise of Pat Curran has been something just about everybody has been able to watch ever since the young fighter made his first appearance on the TapouT reality show a few years back. Since that...
  7. Silva Says He Has Waited His Whole Career To Rematch Belfort
    Wanderlei Silva has had an itch to get back in the cage with Vitor Belfort ever since Belfort embarrassed him at UFC: Brazil way back in 1998. Belfort needed only 44 seconds before he blasted his...
  8. Munoz: TRT is cheating
    "It's cheating. I think it's cheating. I think anything that's synthetic that you put in your body is cheating. Get it from food, get it from training. That stuff jacks you up when you're done. For...
  9. How would Josh Barnett fare in the UFC?
    Alistair Overeem hasn't spoken publicly since news broke Wednesday that he tested positive for an increased testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio. He probably doesn't have to for Josh Barnett to...
  10. Keith Jardine: The Fighter Who Always Said Yes
    Having a reputation as a fighter that will always step up whenever the UFC or Strikeforce asks you to can be a commendable thing in the sport of MMA. Most fighters in the industry know it as an...
  11. Caught in the Middle: How Teammates Have Dealt with Jones vs. Evans
    What started as a rift between teammates has spawned into one of the biggest fights in UFC history, as Jon Jones gets ready to defend his light heavyweight title against Rashad Evans on April 21 in...
  12. Appeal Denied: Cris Cyborg Santos’ One Year Suspension Upheld by California Commission
    Former Strikeforce featherweight women’s champion Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos went before the California State Athletic Commmission on Monday for her appeal following a one year suspension after testing...
  13. Bellator signs Russian heavyweight prospect Ruslan Magomedov
    Russian heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov (7-1 MMA, 0-0 BFC) is the latest addition to the Bellator Fighting Championships roster. Magomedov's debut fight has yet to be scheduled, but he could fight in a...
  14. Ben Askren Happy with Defense; Not Going Toe-to-Toe with One-Punch KO Power
    His style is not flashy, but his performance was near flawless as he dominated Douglas Lima for all five rounds of their championship fight. The Windsor, Ontario, Canada, crowd, however, was...
  15. Former Tachi Palace champ Ulysses Gomez committed to flyweight, seeking UFC bid
    Flyweight Ulysses Gomez (9-2) is certain of two things in his career: He wants to be in the UFC, and he's not a bantamweight, no matter how much it might hurt to admit. The UFC aspirations he's known...
  16. Jessica Aguilar vs. Megumi Fujii confirmed for Bellator 69
    A meeting between top-ranked fighters Megumi Fujii (25-1 MMA, 3-1 BFC) and Jessica Aguilar (13-4 MMA, 3-1 BFC) is now official. Bellator officials today confirmed the 115-pound women's bout for the...
  17. D.J. Linderman replaces Chris Barnett in Cage Warriors Fight Night 5 headliner
    Officials today announced a late change to Thursday's Cage Warriors Fight Night 5 headliner. Bellator veteran D.J. Linderman (10-3) has replaced injured Chris Barnett (7-1) and now meets fellow...
  18. Greg Jackson Explains Decision To Corner Jon Jones At UFC 145
    Jon Jones had hoped to have his coach Greg Jackson alongside him for his UFC 145 Light Heavyweight Title defense against Rashad Evans but the fact Evans was a former student of Jackson's made things...
  19. Twitter Beef of the Day: Chael Sonnen Serves Mayhem Miller a Nice Glass of STFU
    There is no truly no place on the Internet more hate stricken than that of the Twittersphere, other than Sputnikmusic or well…here, of course. I’ll be honest, I’ve had a Twitter account for a few...
  20. Victor Conte Says There Are 'Simple Answers' for MMA's Drug Problem
    When it comes to the use of performance-enhancing drugs, Victor Conte knows a thing or two about beating the system. He did it for years with his Bay-Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO), and he paid...
  21. Mark Hunt Rallies 'Army of Doom' in Quest for UFC 146 Title Shot
    The UFC has always prided itself on keeping its ear to the pulse of the fans. In the coming weeks, we're about to see just how far that dedication goes. Following the announcement of Alistair...
  22. Champ Cole Konrad vs. Eric Prindle off Bellator 65, moved to Bellator 70
    This week's Bellator 65 event has lost a title fight. A fight between heavyweight champion Cole Konrad (8-0 MMA, 6-0 BFC) and de facto tournament winner Eric Prindle (7-1 MMA, 3-0 BFC) has been moved...
  23. Michael Schiavello: 'Everyone is crucifying Alistair Overeem, but he hasn't technically cheated'
    By now, everyone in the mixed martial arts (MMA) community is aware of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight Alistair Overeem testing positive for high levels of testosterone during a...
  24. Thiago Alves vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama Targeted for July UFC Even
    Yoshihiro Akiyama still has a job in the UFC, and now has his next opponent set, as well. Despite losing four straight in the octagon, Akiyama's spirited performances have ensured him at least one...
  25. Bellator 64 TV Ratings Match Season High, but Future on Spike Holds the Key
    The TV ratings for Bellator 64 on Friday night tied the Season 6 high for the promotion, drawing 175,000 viewers on MTV2. The season low to this point is 108,000 for Bellator 61, with the five weeks...
  26. George Roop vs. Antonio Carvalho in the works for UFC 149 in Calgary
    A featherweight bout between George Roop (12-9-1 MMA, 2-5) and Antonio "Pato" Carvalho (13-5 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is in the works for UFC 149. A source close to the event today told MMAjunkie.com...
  27. Gilbert Melendez wanted a big UFC name next, but doesn’t see the same eagerness from them
    One of the best Lightweight fighters in the world of mixed martial arts (MMA) today, Gilbert Melendez, has long desired to get his chance to enter the world-famous Octagon and test his skills against...
  28. Nick Diaz, World Champion Braulio Estima Agree to Meet in BJJ Superfight
    Braulio Estima, one of the best Jiu-Jitsu players in the world, will welcome Nick Diaz back to the world of BJJ. The Diaz vs. Estima BJJ superfight, which will be contested at 180 pounds, will take...
  29. Bobby Lashley vs. James Thompson to headlined Super Fight League 3 on May 6
    The headliner is set for Super Fight League 3: heavyweights Bobby Lashley (7-1) vs. James Thompson (17-14). The Indian-based organization today announced the fight, which takes place May 6 at IGI...
  30. Numbers Never Lie: UFC 145 Jones vs. Evans
    Jones comes from a strong Greco-Roman wrestling background and his skills have translated very well to MMA. His takedown accuracy of 63.6% is the very best in light heavyweight history. He’s already...
  31. Rolles Gracie In Consideration to Face Fedor Emelianenko in Russia
    Fedor Emelianenko will next compete in June in his home country of Russia against an as of yet unnamed opponent, but a new contender has entered the fray. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt and student...
  32. After latest injury, UFC on FUEL TV 2's Alessio Sakara considered retirement
    After a series of grueling bouts and countless injuries that left his body a broken mess, Alessio Sakara considered calling it quits. An ACL surgery this past July was nearly the final nail in the...
  33. UFC on FUEL TV 2's Brian Stann says military past now staying private
    Brian Stann has trotted out his Marine past for the benefit of his past two MMA employers on many occasions, including his upcoming fight with middleweight Alessio Sakara at Saturday's UFC on FUEL TV...
  34. Trio of Canadian MMA Promotions Merge to Create Aggression Fighting Championship
    Three Canadian MMA organizations in Western Canada have merged to create the self proclaimed “single largest MMA organization in Canada”, named Aggression Fighting Championship. Aggression MMA,...
  35. Brandon Saling's appeal unsuccessful, license revocation stands in Ohio, NJ
    In a 3-0 vote, the Ohio Athletic Commission today denied Brandon Saling's appeal of a license revocation that was handed down this past month after it was discovered he lied about his criminal...
  36. UFC Supports International MMA Federation With Olympic Aspirations
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday officially threw its support behind the creation of the new International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF). The UFC statement said the promotion...
  37. Jones would replace Reem, but not against JDS
    http://www.espn.co.uk/ufc/sport/story/145685.html "Jones admits that, if he emerges unscathed from the Evans fight, he would definitely be up for the task. The only problem being his friendship with...
  38. James Te Huna To Face Brandon Vera At UFC On Fuel 4 In July
    Light heavyweight slugger James Te Huna will return to the octagon in July, and he'll be facing a veteran who will be making his comeback from injury. UFC on Fuel doesn't have a date or location yet,...
  39. Tito Ortiz content with upcoming retirement, hoping for UFC front-office job
    Yes, Tito Ortiz is going through with his planned retirement. His UFC 148 bout with Forrest Griffin will be the final one of his illustrious career. For real. Seriously. No joking, you guys. While...
  40. Tito Ortiz ponders future in the WWE
    Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz expects Forrest Griffin to be his final fight with the promotion on July 7, and he hinted his future could be in the WWE. In his prime Ortiz defended...
  41. Alistair Overeem breaks silence, confident he will fight Junior dos Santos at UFC 146
    Embattled Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight number one contender Alistair Overeem, who put his UFC 146 headliner opposite Junior dos Santos in jeopardy after failing a pre-fight drug...
  42. Anderson Silva-Chael Sonnen Rematch Date Could Be Changed
    In March, the UFC officially announced the date and location of the Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen rematch, but now the timing of the fight appears to be up in the air. At a press conference...
  43. UFC On fuel 2 Bonuses: Pickett, Page, Bahadurzada, Maguire cake in $50,000
    Four men walked away with post-fight bonuses at UFC on Fuel TV 2, as Brad Pickett, Damacio Page, John Maguire and Siyar Bahadurzada each took home an extra $50,000 on Saturday. Pickett and Page were...
  44. Aaron Simpson To Make Welterweight Debut Against Jon Fitch
    Aaron Simpson decided that he wanted to be a big welterweight instead of a smaller middleweight, and will make the drop to 170 pounds. He'll be in tough in his debut fight though, drawing one of the...
  45. White suggests UFC could create regional fight circuits and champions
    The way Dana White sees it, the organization needs more events, not fewer. As the UFC president hits a grueling part of a ridiculously busy 2012 fight schedule, White sees a need to add even more...
  46. Rally falls short, Mark Hunt 'ain't gonna' fight champ Junior Dos Santos at UFC 146
    It was a valiant effort, Mark Hunt fans. But the rally will come up short. Following a massive online campaign to get Mark Hunt under consideration for a potential title fight – complete with its own...
  47. UFC on FUEL TV 2 draws 15,428 attendance and record $2.23 million live gate
    Today's UFC on FUEL TV 2 event drew 15,428 attendees for a $2.23 million live gate. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) confirmed the attendance and gate figures at the night's post-event press...
  48. UFC boss hints door may be open for Muhammed 'King Mo' Lawal's return to Zuffa
    Former Strikeforce champ Muhammed Lawal is still unemployed and unlicensed, but UFC president Dana White on Saturday seemed to suggest there may be a light at the end of the tunnel for "King Mo."...
  49. Dana White still certain UFC unable to conduct its own random PED testing
    With Alistair Overeem facing the Nevada State Athletic Commission on April 24, UFC president Dana White is less than two weeks away from knowing whether or not he'll still have Overeem's services in...
  50. UFC 146: Dana White Doesn't Want To Talk About Alistair Overeem, Letting Due Process Run Its Course
    The biggest story in the UFC remains Alistair Overeem's positive test for elevated testosterone levels ahead of his scheduled UFC 146 challenge for Junior dos Santos' heavyweight title. When news...
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