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  1. Mike Pierce Replaces Kyle Noke, Meets Seth Baczynski At UFC on FX 6
    After losing original opponent Kyle Noke (20-6-1 MMA, 4-2 UFC) due to an injury, Seth Baczynski (17-6 MMA, 4-1 UFC) has a new opponent for December: Mike Pierce (15-5 MMA, 7-3 UFC). UFC officials...
  2. John Cofer meets fellow 'TUF: Live' cast member Mike Rio at TUF 16 Finale
    A lightweight matchup between "The Ultimate Figher: Live" cast members John Cofer and Mike Rio is set for December's The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale. UFC officials today announced the new matchup,...
  3. Likely Nike sponsorship for Junior Dos Santos
    Early reports started surfacing Tuesday afternoon about a possible Nike sponsorship for JDS. It only looks more likely following his appearance on UFC Tonight. LINK
  4. Roy Nelson enrolls in VADA drug testing program despite Shane Carwin's avoidance
    Roy Nelson strikes a major blow in the PR war with Shane Carwin by enrolling himself in VADA's drug testing program despite Shane Carwin's refusal to do the same. LINK
  5. All UFC on FUEL TV 6 fighters to receive drug testing, no TUEs issued for event
    The UFC has retained an independent drug-testing laboratory to screen fighters for performance-enhancing drugs and drugs of abuse at next week's UFC on FUEL TV 6 card in Macau. MMAjunkie.com today...
  6. Alcantara vs. Eduardo, Castro and Vieira added to Jan. 19 UFC event in Brazil
    Yuri Alcantara (27-4 MMA, 2-1 UFC) is dropping a weight class to fight fellow bantamweight Johnny Eduardo (26-9 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at the currently unannounced Jan. 19 UFC event in Brazil. Additionally,...
  7. For Only $4.99, You Can Show Your Genitals to Miesha Tate via Video Chat
    Gentlemen, have you ever found yourself watching a Miesha Tate fight and thought, “You know what, that woman is a great fighter, I would love to show her my penis over the internet.” Well today is...
  8. Bellator 82 heads to Michigan on Nov. 30, Good-Koreshkov's tourney final headlines
    Bellator 82 is set for Nov. 30 at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Mich., officials today announced. As MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) previously reported, Season 7 welterweight...
  9. Chael Sonnen chooses Dan Henderson as 'TUF 17' assistant coach
    Chael Sonnen today told MMAjunkie.com that not only does he expect Dan Henderson to help him prepare for a title fight against Jon Jones – but Henderson will be one of his assistant coaches on "The...
  10. Vitor Belfort says Forrest Griffin turned down fight with him for UFC 155
    It appears that Forrest Griffin wasn't a fan of fighting Vitor Belfort at UFC 155 in December. Belfort spoke to Brazilian site UOL about the issue, and said that Griffin wasn't interested in tangling...
  11. Zoila Gurgel vs. Jessica Eye on tap for Bellator 83
    After her recent successful return from a 19-month injury layoff, Zoila Frausto Gurgel (12-1 MMA, 6-0 BFC) is wasting no time for her next challenge. She's now agreed to fight fellow 125-pound...
  12. Melvin Guillard vs. Jamie Varner added to TUF 16 Finale in December
    A lightweight bout between Melvin Guillard (30-11-2 MMA, 11-7 UFC) and former WEC champion Jamie Varner (20-7-1 MMA, 2-2 UFC) is the latest addition to The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale. UFC officials...
  13. Bellator 79 Full Weigh In Results; Heavyweight and Featherweight Tourney Finals Set
    MAIN CARD: Rich Hale (238.4) vs. Thiago Santos (265.2) - Heavyweight Tournament Semifinals Fight Shahbulat Shamhalaev (145.6) vs. Mike Richman (145.2) - Featherweight Tournament Semifinals Fight...
  14. A Breakdown Of How Floyd Mayweather & 50 Cent Went From BFFs To Enemies
    For those of you who still keep up w/ boxing, it was no secret that Mayweather & 50 Cent were best friends for a good while, working on a new promotion. Apparently that didn't work out. This site has...
  15. Mark Hunt wants Alistair Overeem rematch upon UFC return
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender, Mark Hunt, is making no bones about who he would like to face in his return to the Octagon. Appearing on the most recent edition of "The...
  16. Kyle Kingsbury contemplates retiring from MMA after recent string of losses
    Stephan Bonnar may not be the only mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter to cash-in on his 401K soon. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight monster Kyle Kingsbury recently hinted that he,...
  17. Report: Diego Nunes meets Nik Lentz when UFC returns to Brazil on Jan. 19
    A pair of recent featherweight winners will look to put together much-needed win streaks in January. Diego Nunes (18-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Nik Lentz (24-5-2 MMA, 6-2-1 UFC) are set to meet when the UFC...
  18. Report: Johnny Eduardo out, George Roop in vs. Yuri Alcantara at UFC's return to Brazil
    A recently reported bantamweight bout targeted for the UFC's return to Brazil has had a change. According to a report from Sportv.com, Johnny Eduardo (26-9 MMA, 1-1 UFC) is out of a planned fight...
  19. Heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga, Ben Rothwell To Meet In 2013
    According to MMAWeekly.com, heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga and Ben Rothwell will meet in January. The two are slated for the Brazil card, which has yet to be confirmed by the UFC but is expected to go...
  20. Motonobu Tezuka in for Kang against Bruce Lee Roy at UFC on Fuel 6
    An injury has forced a late change to next week's UFC on FUEL TV 6 card in China. Kyung Ho Kang (11-6 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is out of a bantamweight fight against Alex Caceres (7-5 MMA, 2-3 UFC) with a foot...
  21. Stephan Bonnar, Dave Herman Fail UFC 153 Drug Tests, Await Potential Suspensions
    UFC 153 fighters Stephan Bonnar (15-8 MMA, 8-7 UFC) and Dave Herman (21-5 MMA, 1-3 UFC) each tested positive for banned substances in their post-fight drug screens. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com)...
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  22. Thiago Tavares vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Booked For January Brazil Event
    The Brazilian news source Tatame is reporting that Thiago Tavares and Khabib Nurmagomedov have signed to face each other in January in Brazil. The location for the card has yet to be determined, but...
  23. Kyung Ho Kang out, Motonobu Tezuka meets Alex Caceres at UFC on FUEL TV 6
    An injury has forced a late change to next week's UFC on FUEL TV 6 card in China. Kyung Ho Kang is out of a bantamweight fight against Alex Caceres with a foot injury, which has forced the UFC to...
  24. Edson Barboza vs. Justin Salas Targeted For UFC Brazil In January
    Edson Barboza will return to action in January, facing Justin Salas at the planned UFC card from Brazil. Tatame confirmed the fight in an interview with Barboza. The event is set to go down January...
  25. UFC makes official Jan. 19 card in Brazil with Vitor Belfort vs. Michael Bisping headliner
    Reports of new bouts for the UFC's return to Brazil in January had been trickling in with regularity earlier this week. Now they're official. The UFC today announced a 12-fight card in Brazil for...
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  26. Bellator announces 'Vote for the Fight' series to choose first Spike TV main event
    Bellator next week will debut an interactive feature that will allow fans to pick the first main event for the promotion's debut on Spike TV. The promotion on Friday announced "Vote for the Fight"...
  27. Leonard Garcia vs. Cody McKenzie added to December's UFC 155 event
    A featherweight matchup between fan-favorite slugger Leonard Garcia (15-9-1 MMA, 2-5 UFC) and "The Ultimate Fighter 12" cast member Cody McKenzie (13-3 MMA, 2-3 UFC) will take place in December. UFC...
  28. Hollett Takes On Prado At UFC On FX 7 In Brazil
    The UFC will make their return to Brazil for the fifth time in 17 months and the card will have a little bot of Canadian content when Nova Scotia’s Roger “The Hulk” Hollett takes on Brazil’s Wagner...
  29. The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale fight card
    Main Card (FX) Shane Carwin vs. Roy Nelson TUF Finalist 1 vs. TUF Finalist 2 Pat Barry vs. Shane Del Rosario Melvin Guillard vs. Jamie Varner Mike Pyle vs. James Head Preliminary Card (FUEL and...
  30. World Series of Fighting 1 salaries: Arlovski, Johnson top $352K payroll
    The full WSOF 1 payouts include: Andrei Arlovski: $60,000 (includes $30,000 win bonus) def. Devin Cole: $10,000 Anthony Johnson: $55,000 (includes $25,000 win bonus) def. D.J. Linderman: $10,000...
  31. Resurrection Fighting Alliance 4 salaries: Tyson Griffin tops $82,350 payroll
    The full Resurrection Fighting Alliance 4 payouts include: Tyson Griffin: $16,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus) def. Efrain Escudero: $5,000 Chidi Njokuani: $6,000 (includes $3,000 win bonus) def. Phil...
  32. UFC: Stephan Bonnar and Dave Herman admit to taking banned substances
    Stephan Bonnar and Dave Herman admit to taking the banned substances that prompted their failed drug tests at this past month's UFC 153 event. That's according to the UFC, which recently issued a...
  33. Second WSOF Card Set For January In Las Vegas
    The World Series of Fighting held its first card on Saturday night, and saw an upset in the bantamweight division. The promotion is expected to hold a second event in January. Plans were for Miguel...
  34. Inaugural World Series of Fighting card deemed a success
    Across the board, there was nothing but high praise for the first World Series of Fighting card. Fighters were impressed and felt taken care of. Trainers got the same vibe. The WSOF brought it all —...
  35. Eddie Alvarez Is Now A Free Agent
    Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was given his release from a 90-day exclusive negotiating period with Bellator early, according to Alvarez. That makes him a free agent, and allows...
  36. UFC Possibly Heading To Puerto Rico In 2014
    In a recent online chat presented by Metro PCS, White had a little bit more information on Puerto Rico, saying that it’s still a work in progress, but that they are making headway and the Octagon...
  37. Cung Le Had to Leave “Super Camp” To Get Personal Attention Needed for UFC Success
    The nature of training is different for every fighter heading into a big bout in the UFC. One staple throughout MMA in recent years, however, has been the explosion of the “super camp” featuring a...
  38. Anthony Pettis vs. Donald Cerrone targeted for Jan. 26, possibly UFC on FOX 6
    A long-anticipated fight between lightweight contenders Anthony Pettis (15-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) and Donald Cerrone (19-4 MMA, 6-1 UFC) is nearly set. Sources close to the promotion told MMAjunkie.com...
  39. UFC on FOX 5's Rory MacDonald says VADA testing 'annoying' but doable
    As one of the guinea pigs for expanded and third-party drug testing in MMA, Rory MacDonald admits the process is a bit annoying. But, he said, it's doable. MacDonald, of course, agreed to undergo...
  40. UFC on FUEL TV 6 fight card and early-morning start times
    As a reminder this weekend's UFC on FUEL TV 6 event begins earlier than the usual UFC start times. Much earlier, in fact. North American fight fans may want to set their alarms for Saturday's event...
  41. Seven Different Opponents Turned Down Fight Against Tyrone Spong
    If there was one major question surrounding Tyrone Spong's impressive debut on Saturday night after knocking out 37-year old Travis Bartlett, it was why was Tyrone Spong actually fighting Travis...
  42. Following PPV letdowns, champ Henderson hopes Diaz can help sell UFC on FOX 5
    UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson isn't one to hype a fight, but heading into the second defense of his title, he hopes his opponent will help sell it to the public. "I don't think Nate Diaz...
  43. Anthony Johnson Open to Heavyweight Super Fight Against Andrei Arlovski
    Anthony Johnson is a man who enjoys challenges. Just days after his highlight reel knockout over D.J. Linderman at World Series of Fighting 1 in Las Vegas, he’s already got a few ideas for what he’d...
  44. Thiago Alves taking year off, out until 2013
    UFC welterweight Thiago Alves has decided to take a bit of a break from MMA. The former top contender was expected to face off with Yoshihiro Akiyama, then Siyar Bahadurzada back at UFC 149 in July...
  45. Fowlkes: MMA's drug problem is real – and it isn't getting any better
    It's funny how differently fighters react to positive drug tests when it's the UFC administering them, isn't it?  It's kind of like when you were a kid and you quickly learned which teachers could be...
  46. Anthony Pettis Becomes Co-Owner of Roufusport in Wisconson
    It's a dream that many fighters share to one day start their own gym, but sometimes it's an even greater honor to become an owner of a gym. LINK
  47. Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira name 'TUF: Brazil 2' coaching staffs
    Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira have named their coaching staffs for "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2." The veteran UFC heavyweights recently were named head coaches for the upcoming...
  48. Lightweights Saggo-Hadin, Assenza-Cote added to Score Fighting Series 7 on Nov. 23
    A pair of lightweight bouts have been added to Score Fighting Series' event later this month. Jason Saggo (7-1) meets Iraj Hadin (6-4), while Score Fighting Series veteran Adam Assenza (2-1) faces...
  49. World Series of Fighting 1 ratings for NBC Sports Network debut
    World Series of Fighting has some work to do before it draws the types of ratings the UFC formerly did. WSOF 1 took place this past weekend on NBC Sports Network cable channel previously known as...
  50. Bjorn Rebney: High hopes for Bellator's welterweight division 'rock stars'
    Bellator Fighting Championship's reigning 170-pound champion has been, for lack of a better word, untouchable. Oh, sure, Ben Askren's been tested, if you consider "tested" to be a couple guys taking...
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