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  1. Ian McCall vs. John Moraga added to UFC on FOX 4 in Los Angeles
    "Uncle Creepy" doesn't have to wait long for redemption. Southern California-based Ian McCall (11-3-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC) is a last-minute addition to UFC on FOX 4, which takes place Aug. 4 at Staples...
  2. UFC 152 adds Evan Dunham vs. T.J. Grant, tickets on sale next week
    Tickets for "UFC 152: Benavidez vs. Johnson," which range from $85 to $550, go on sale next week. UFC officials today announced the plans for the Sept. 22 event, which takes place at Toronto's Air...
  3. Dana confirms NO SF fighters can go to UFC even if free agents(and more)
    UFC president Dana White talks about why he is so excited about UFC 149, the injuries that hit this card, what's next for Saturday night's main event winner, the middleweight title picture, the...
  4. UFC planning 2012 event in Seattle
    UFC fans in the Pacific Northwest, rejoice. The octagon will soon make a return trip to the region. UFC president Dana White today revealed the promotion is currently planning on bringing an event to...
  5. Hector Lombard won't be fighting Mark Munoz after UFC 149, says UFC boss
    During interviews promoting Saturday's UFC 149 event, Hector Lombard said he would turn down a title shot and instead fight Mark Munoz. But UFC president Dana White said the recent middleweight...
  6. UFC boss says Chael Sonnen still in line for big fights, likely to earn television deal
    If you just can't get enough Chael Sonnen in your life, don't worry. UFC president Dana White doesn't think he's going anywhere any time soon. White, who said he hasn't spoken directly with Sonnen...
  7. Travis Wiuff Isn’t with Bellator to Shake Hands and Kiss Babies; He’s Here for a Belt!
    After mixed results in his initial run at light heavyweight, Travis “Diesel” Wiuff has returned to the weight class and has made real headway by making it to Bellator’s 205-pound tournament...
  8. Former UFC fighter Sherman Pendergarst loses battle with cancer
    MMA veteran Sherman Pendergarst passed away this morning after a two-year fight with rectal and colon cancer. He was 45. "He always cared for others more than himself," Pendergarst coach Pat Miletich...
  9. Tim Sylvia vs Daniel Cormier, September 29
    JUNKIE Sources close to the event today told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that Sylvia (30-7 MMA, 9-4 UFC) has signed a deal and will fight recent Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix champion...
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  10. Jimi Manuwa Vs. Kyle Kingsbury Completes UFC On FUEL TV 5 Card
    The UFC announced the signing of British knockout artist, Jimi Manuwa, several weeks ago and indicated that "The Posterboy" would be competing on the September 29th Fuel TV card in Nottingham,...
  11. Ian McCall withdraws from UFC on FOX 4
    One day after his fight was announced, Ian McCall (11-3-1 MMA, 0-1-1 UFC) apparently has withdrawn from a fight with newcomer John Moraga (10-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC on FOX 4. The flyweight posted he...
  12. Not So Fast: Dana White Says Tim Sylvia Not Fighting for UFC or Strikeforce
    Is he or isn’t he? He isn’t. Despite earlier reports, including one from us at MMAWeekly.com, former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia is not going to be facing Daniel Cormier under the Strikeforce...
  13. Dana White says UFC would add 115-pound division before considering cruiserweight
    It's a question Dana White has fielded before, and usually his answer is quick and simple. But on Thursday, the UFC president tossed a little curveball during a pre-fight news conference for...
  14. Ronda Rousey disses fellow Olympian Michael Phelps
    Rousey disses Phelps for being a bit stuck up. I'd like to see them fight full article
  15. Tim Boetsch Broke His Foot in 2nd Round
    Ariel Helwani @arielhelwani For What It's Worth - Boetsch broke his foot in the 2nd round, per UFC.
  16. Dana White ‘Embarrassed’ by UFC 149 Main Card, Praises Undercard Fighters
    Saturday night served as a bit of déjà vu for UFC president Dana White, and that was not a good thing. The main card for UFC 149 ended with four out of the five fights going to decision, with most of...
  17. Renan Barao Says He Will Fight Whoever, Whenever the UFC Asks
    Will he or won’t he wait? That seemed to be the biggest question of Renan Barao before UFC 149, but now that he’s captured the UFC interim bantamweight title it’s an even more relevant inquiry. Prior...
  18. Matt Riddle Calls for Dan Hardy Fight, Rails on British Fan that Spit at Him
    Dan Hardy already has his next fight lined up. He’s scheduled to fight in his hometown of Nottingham, England, against Amir Sadollah on Sept. 29 at UFC on Fuel TV 5. But he may already have his next...
  19. Urijah Faber Not Sure What’s Next After Second Failed UFC Title Bid
    Once counted among the vaunted “nearly indestructible” in mixed martial arts, former WEC champion Urijah Faber has become human over the past few years. Starting out with an impressive run to 21-1 to...
  20. With Hector Lombard hype train derailed, UFC boss thinks slugger should consider 170
    The heavily hyped UFC debut of former Bellator middleweight champ Hector Lombard was an utter failure, and UFC president Dana White thinks it may be time for the former Olympic judoka to consider a...
  21. UFC 149 draws a reported 16,089 attendance for $4.1 million live gate
    Saturday night's UFC 149 pay-per-view event drew an announced attendance of 16,089 and a live gate of $4.1 million – a new live gate record for the venue. UFC president Dana White announced the...
  22. White: Boetsch still in 'very, very good position' in title picture following UFC 149
    Tim Boetsch didn't exactly make a convincing case for a UFC middleweight title shot. Unlike Chris Weidman's emphatic win over Mark Munoz a few weeks prior, Boetsch's close victory over Hector Lombard...
  23. Nothing decided yet, but UFC boss says Chris Weidman currently closest to title shot
    Saturday's UFC 149 co-main event was supposed to provide a little clarity to the middleweight title picture. And it did – sort of. Tim Boetsch, a more than 3-to-1 underdog in his fight against former...
  24. UFC 149 bonuses: Jimmo, Riddle, Caraway, Gagnon win $65,000 post-fight awards
    Ryan Jimmo, Matthew Riddle, Bryan Caraway and Mitch Gagnon each earned $65,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday's "UFC 149: Faber vs. Barao" pay-per-view event. Jimmo earned the "Knockout...
  25. Ryan Jimmo hopes seven-second KO at UFC 149 silences critics – for a while, anyway
    Is there any way Ryan Jimmo's Saturday night could have been better? The light heavyweight made his long-awaited UFC debut. He got to fight on the prelims on FX. He fought in front of his home crowd...
  26. Bisping says he's been promised title shot
    http://espn.go.com/blog/mma/post/_/id/12950/bisping-says-hes-been-promised-title-shot Should Michael Bisping take care of business against Brian Stann when the two meet at UFC 152 in September,...
  27. Mike Guymon Running Away from Father Time, Chasing UFC Return
    Following his release from the UFC in early 2011, former King of the Cage welterweight champion Mike “Joker” Guymon decided it was time to step away from the sport. A year later, he felt amiss in his...
  28. Dana White Admits Calgary UFC 149 Was Disappointing
    Dana White admitted the card fell short... I thought from the beginning the card should have been free - no way PPV. And then with that, with very few exceptions, they were very boring and dull...
  29. Ulysses Gomez slotted to face John Moraga at UFC on FOX 4
    Flyweight Ulysses Gomez this past week told MMAjunkie.com Radio that he wasn't yet booked for his UFC debut but would be ready if duty called. And with the injury withdrawal of Ian McCall,...
  30. Saturday's Invicta FC 2 card will stream live and free online
    Invicta Fighting Championships returns Saturday for its second card, and the show will stream live and free online. Company officials on Monday announced the 14-bout card on Saturday will stream live...
  31. Michael Bisping: Fight with Brian Stann ‘Real Main Event’ for UFC 152, Not the Flyweights
    You can say what you want about Michael Bisping, but the guy sure knows how to sell a fight. With two months remaining until Bisping returns to action at UFC 152 to face decorated Marine turned...
  32. War and Peace at Jackson's Gym
    Link FIRST LOOK: Sports Illustrated on NBC Sports Network goes inside Jackson's Gym, the holy grail of MMA training.
  33. Rob Broughton vs. Matt Mitrione scratched from UFC on FOX 4
    The matchup, which UFC officials first announced in May, was pulled so that Broughton can deal with a few personal matters. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) today confirmed the change, though UFC...
  34. Belfort in talks about Weidman fight in Rio
    http://www.espn.co.uk/ufc/sport/story/161909.html Vitor Belfort has revealed he has held talks with UFC matchmaker Joe Silva over a possible fight with Chris Weidman. "Guys, I spoke to Joe Silva and...
  35. Shane Roller vs. Jacob Volkmann Added to UFC 151 in Las Vegas
    Two top notch wrestlers are set to square off at UFC 151 in September as Shane Roller faces Jacob Volkmann in Las Vegas. Roller announced the fight via his Twitter account on Tuesday. “Got another...
  36. Simeon Thoresen vs. Seth Baczynski Added to UFC 152 in Toronto
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Tuesday added to the quickly growing UFC 152 fight card slated for Sept. 22 in Toronto. In addition to firming up the rumored bout between Jimy Hettes and Marcus...
  37. Alan Belcher and Vitor Belfort agree to meet at UFC 153 in Brazil
    UFC president Dana White recently teased a few upcoming big fights in the middleweight division, and now the first of those matchups is on the schedule. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) today...
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  38. Rousimar Palhares Out; Buddy Roberts In Against Yushin Okami at UFC 150
    A late change has been made to the upcoming UFC 150 card in Denver as Rousimar Palhares has been forced out of his fight with Yushin Okami. Greg Jackson trained middleweight Buddy Roberts now steps...
  39. Dennis Hallman vs. Thiago Tavares fight moves back to UFC 150 from UFC 151
    The UFC 150 shuffle continues. A lightweight fight between Dennis Hallman (51-14-2 MMA, 4-5 UFC) and Thiago Tavares (17-4-1 MMA, 7-4-1 UFC) is back on the August card after a short move to the...
  40. Sergio Moraes vs. Renee Forte added to UFC 153 in Brazil
    Sergio Moraes is headed to the welterweight division after falling short in "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" as an injury replacement. Moraes (6-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is scheduled to meet fellow "TUF:...
  41. Gilbert Melendez vs. Pat Healy headlines Strikeforce's September event
    Gilbert Melendez (21-2 MMA, 11-1 SF) returns to action in September, and Pat Healy (28-16 MMA, 6-1 SF) will be the next man to try and take his Strikeforce lightweight title. MMAjunkie.com today...
  42. Rory MacDonald Warns B.J. Penn to Get Focused or Risk Serious Beating
    Jul 25, 2012 - B.J. Penn was a no-show at Tuesday's UFC 152 press conference. Officially, he had to miss the event due to family circumstances, but his Sept. 22 opponent Rory MacDonald just sees his...
  43. Rony "Jason" vs Sam Sicilia set for UFC 153
    http://mmajunkie.com/news/29878/rony-jason-bezerra-meets-sam-sicilia-at-ufc-153.mma Rony "Jason" Mariano Bezerra (11-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) likely won't be able to cruise against his next opponent. The...
  44. Ben Rothwell Out of UFC on FOX 4
    Jul 25, 2012 - Heavyweight Ben Rothwell has pulled out of his UFC on FOX 4 against Travis Browne due to an injured ankle, MMAFighting.com has learned from sources close to the fight. The fight was...
  45. Resurrection Fighting Alliance targets Las Vegas for next event, signs Sergio Pettis
    Resurrection Fighting Alliance is heading into the UFC's backyard for an event in early October, and it's made another talent acquisition. The undefeated Sergio Pettis (5-0), who's the brother of UFC...
  46. UFC on Fox 4 Main or Co-Main Event to Determine Next Title Contender at 205lbs
    According to a report from Fox Sports on Wednesday, UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Joe Silva will find the next light heavyweight title contender out of the two main event bouts heading the...
  47. With newcomer Camus vs. Pague added to UFC 150, Hallman vs. Tavares stays at UFC 151
    It turns out Dennis Hallman (51-14-2 MMA, 4-5 UFC) and Thiago Tavares (17-4-1 MMA, 7-4-1 UFC) won't be needing those tickets to Denver, after all. Despite initial confirmation from UFC officials that...
  48. Matt Mitrione Explains Why He Turned Down Travis Browne Fight at UFC on FOX 4
    MMA FIGHTIN' Jul 25, 2012 - When the news of Ben Rothwell's injury was first reported, a lot of MMA fans asked, Why not have Matt Mitrione fight Travis Browne? It's a valid question, especially...
  49. Mir books Strikeforce fight vs. Cormier
    USA 2DAY USA TODAY Sports confirmed with UFC and Strikeforce officials that Mir has agreed to meet Strikeforce grand prix winner and former two-time Olympic wrestler Daniel Cormier (10-0 MMA, 7-0...
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  50. With Rothwell out, Johnson vs. Swick promoted to UFC on FOX 4 main card
    With heavyweight Ben Rothwell forced to withdraw from a planned meeting with Travis Browne, welterweights DaMarques Johnson (16-10 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and Mike Swick (14-4 MMA, 9-3 UFC) have been been...
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