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  1. Fedor talks UFC, Randy Couture
    “As far as I know, [the UFC] give me Randy Couture, so there is talk about a match against this fighter. I respect Randy very much. Of course, to be honest, I would not want to fight him because I...
  2. Strikeforce Sneak Peak: Five Classic Bouts from Yahoo! Sports
    LOS ANGELES — On the eve of a first-of-its-kind event at the Playboy Mansion, Strikeforce today released five, full-length classic fights that are now available at MMAjunkie.com partner site Yahoo!...
  3. Coughlin On the PRIDE vs. UFC "Battle"
    Following Forrest Griffin’s surprising third round submission of Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, much of the talk in the MMA world has once again centered around the question of which promotion was better,...
  4. Yahoo's! Sports MMA Top 10: September shakeup
    This time last month, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua was No. 2 in the Yahoo! Sports mixed martial arts poll. Now he's nowhere to be found among the Top 10. LINK
  5. Verdict Is In — Lightweights Are More Thrilling
    It’s becoming clearer that, just as in boxing, the smaller guys in the lighter weight divisions can steal a show quicker then you can say Jack-be-quick. LINK
  6. Houston Alexander Interview: “My Ground Game Is Just As Good As Anyone In the UFC.”
    I had the opportunity to sit down and chat with overnight UFC sensation, Houston Alexander yesterday. Just talking to Houston, you get the feeling that he feels blessed just to be in the situation...
  7. Ultimate Fighter 6, Episode 2 Rating Drops Quite A Bit
    The Ultimate Fighter 6, episode two UFC reality show which aired on Spike TV this past Wednesday, September 26, 2007 scored a final cable rating of 1.0, according to Nielsen Media Research. That is a...
  8. Mirko CroCop To Undergo Nose Surgery
    Mirko Filipovic was yesterday quite stunned, but it was not because of some punch, it was because of anesthetic. LINK
  9. Renato “Babalu” Sobral Signs With Strikeforce
    Renato “Babalu” Sobral, who was fined $25,000 and released from the UFC after refusing to break a chokehold on opponent David Heath at UFC 74, has signed with the California-Based Strikeforce...
  10. Matches Set For K-1 World GP Final
    The matchups for the 8 participants in the K-1 World Grand Prix Final were determined last night in Seoul, South Korea. The matchups, set for December 8 in Yokohama, Japan, were determined by a...
  11. Mike Kyle Serves Suspension, Back in Action
    Former UFC fighter Mike Kyle (9-5-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has served an 18-month suspension after a brutal May 2006 attack on an opponent and will return to action on Tuesday at a Central Valley...
  12. Arum: Pavlik Win Bad For UFC
    In a recent interview with BoxingScene.com's Jose Aguirre, promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank said that WBC/WBO middleweight champion Kelly Pavlik will lead the way to boxing's revival and his knockout...
  13. Rankings Roundup: Heavyweight
    Ok, it's time to discuss the various MMA ratings that came out last week. Everyone is trying to process the big events of the Mega-MMA September of 2007. LINK
  14. MMA Will Overwhelm Boxing: A Look Inside the Debate
    Inspired by Bob Arum's recent comments regarding the state of boxing, I've decided to research the whole debate regarding Boxing vs. MMA. If you haven't seen some of the debates that ESPN has so...
  15. UFC's Light Heavyweights Carry the Sport
    For almost the entire past decade, the Ultimate Fighting Championship's marquee weight class has been the current light heavyweight division. LINK
  16. Mixed-Martial Arts Sport Grows As Fans Learn To Roll With the Punches
    The martial arts teacher and the ex-Marine were discussing the safest way to drive a knee into my chest. I do not recall them asking my opinion. LINK
  17. Josh Thomson To Sue Frank Shamrock?
    Strikeforce middleweight champion Frank Shamrock is no stranger when it comes to litigation in MMA and according to a new interview with Strikeforce lightweight title contender Josh Thomson on...
  18. More UFC Programming On Spike TV For Week Of Oct. 1-7
    Spike TV " UFC Programming for the Week October 1- October 7. LINK
  19. Big Nog vs. Kongo UFC 79?
    LINK Heavyweight contenders Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Cheick Kongo will square off Saturday, Dec. 29 at UFC 79 in Las Vegas, Nev. The winner will likely emerge as a frontrunner to become the next...
  20. TUF 7 Format Apparently Set
    UFC matchmaker Joe Silva, making a public appearance over the weekend, announced to the crowd the planned format/weight class for the 7th season of The Ultimate Fighter: Middleweight. Article This...
  21. Daniel Puder Challenges Bob Sapp
    Former WWE wrestler Daniel Puder, now an undefeated MMA fighter, called out Bob Sapp after Saturday night's Strikeforce event to challenge him to an MMA fight. Article While Sapp probably is nowhere...
  22. Tito Or No Tito, Rashad Ready To Fight Again
    UFC LHW fighter and TUF 2 winner Rashad Evans, rumored to be fighting Tito Ortiz at UFC 78 in a rematch of their first fight, says that regardless of who it is, he just wants to get one more fight in...
  23. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Sensation Not Going To UFC
    BJJ sensation Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza, coming off his 6th win in 7 fights, recently denied internet reports saying he had signed with Zuffa and was headed to UFC. Article Based on other comments he...
  24. Akiyama, Kang Are HERO's Again
    At a press conference Monday in South Korea, the K-1 HERO's promotion announced the return of Yoshihiro Akiyama for the 10/28 event. Akiyama has been the subject of massive controversy due to...
  25. UFC 76 Steroid-Free So Far
    UFC is awaiting steroid test results for all 18 fighters who competed at the UFC 76 event, but 6 test results came back recently, and the good news is all 6 passed. Article It appears that these were...
  26. Former UFC Champion Checks Into Celebrity Rehab
    Former UFC HW Champion Ricco Rodriguez, coming off a loss in the IFL Championship Finals, has been chosen to appear on "Celebrity Rehab", a weekly reality series debuting in January '08 on the cable...
  27. The Big Diesel becoming The Big MMA?
    Although he likely won't quit his day job as the NBA Miami Heat's starting center, Shaquille O'Neal spent the summer offseason doing some MMA training. Article Likely will never make it to UFC or any...
  28. Cabbage Out Of 10/19 Bout With Aleksander Emelianenko
    Due to unforeseen circumstances Wesley Correira is out of our main event for October 19. Alexander Emeliananko?s new opponent is now Dan Bobish. LINK
  29. Evan Tanner's Latest MySpace Blog-Entry Rant
    The following is the latest MySpace blog entry from former UFC Middleweight champion Evan Tanner: "October 1, 2007 10:26 pm I am setting a date. I have been drinking like a madman for fifteen years....
  30. Six More UFC 76 Fighters Cleared of Steroid Use
    The California State Athletic Commission today released the names of six additional fighters who cleared UFC 76 drug tests for anabolic steroids, masking agents and diuretics — bringing the total of...
  31. The Tito Ortiz Charade: Playing New Games
    In the latest chapter of the saga that is Tito Ortiz, the "bad boy" of the UFC has seemingly caused multiple rumors to be released onto the Internet as to who he will be fighting next in the UFC. The...
  32. Wanderlei Silva - The Return of The Axe Murderer - Part I & 2
    When the word “legendary” precedes your name, it can sometimes be a license to forget where you came from, to avoid the people who supported you through the lean times, and to look down from your...
  33. Hollywood Evening At Playboy Mansion Quite a Change For MMA
    Strikeforce's show Saturday night was the first mixed martial arts event at the Playboy Mansion. The combination made for an interesting evening. LINK
  34. Mirko Cro Cop: The Questions Remain Unanswered
    The following link provides some updates on Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic. The story touches on his latest injury, surgery to improve his breathing, and what may lie in his future. Mirko Cro Cop: The...
  35. Vitor Belfort wants to fight Rampage Jackson
    “I want to start everything from the beginning and win the most big belts that I can. I´ll give the maximum attention to my career and fight against the best athletes. I have this big wish of...
  36. Full Card For CFFC 6 With Kimbo vs. Tank Abbott (10/12)
    The following is the full fight card for Cage Fury Fighting Championships 6 - Heavy Hands on October 12, 2007 in Atlantic City, New Jersey live on pay-per view: -Kimbo Slice vs. Tank Abbott -Ricardo...
  37. Full UFC 77 "Hostile Territory" Card Announced
    The following is the complete OFFICIAL fight card for UFC 77 "Hostile Territory" according to UFC.com: Main PPV Card: -Anderson Silva (c) vs. Rich Franklin (UFC MW Title) -Tim Sylvia vs. Brandon...
  38. “Strikeforce at the Playboy Mansion” Fighters’ Salaries
    Lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez ($30,000) and Strikeforce newcomer Joe Riggs ($29,500) were the big winners at this past weekend’s Strikeforce show in Beverly Hills, Calif. The two main-card...
  39. Cro Cop In the Past, Kongo Looks to Nog
    With his win over Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic at Ultimate Fighting Championship 75, French striker Cheick Kongo solidified himself as a top contender in the heavyweight division. In the fight with Cro...
  40. David Terrell returning to the Octagon in November.
    David Terrell vs. Ed Herman Official for UFC 78.
  41. An interview with Josh Barnett.
    Inside the Cage with the Babyfaced Assassin, Josh Barnett.
  42. "Kimbo” vs. “Tank” Main Event **NOT** Cancelled STILL ON :)
    UPDATED ARTICLE An Oct. 12 Cage Fighting Fury Championship main event between Internet brawler Kimbo Slice (0-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and former UFC fighter David “Tank” Abbott (9-13 MMA, 5-8 UFC) has NOT...
  43. Liddell Resumes Training, Fight With Silva Remains Possibility
    By Loretta Hunt (loretta@thefightnetwork.com) Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Chuck Liddell got back on the horse Monday, as he returned to the San Luis Obispo, Calif. gym that steered him to...
  44. ‘Maybe’ Chuck Liddell and Wanderlei Silva will fight at UFC 79
    The on again, off again dream match up between former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell and former PRIDE FC middleweight champion Wanderlei Silva could be on again at UFC 79 on December...
  45. Not all Pride fighters struggle in the UFC
    “I have no idea why some are struggling to adjust. With Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, he just made one mistake and ran into Heath Herring’s leg. That is a big leg so it is going to take some steam out of...
  46. An Interview With UFC 78’s Jason Reinhardt: Owner of MMA’s Best Career Record
    For a guy with a perfect 18-0 record, Jason Reinhardt’s road to a UFC debut wasn’t without a few bumps. The MMA fighter and teacher had garnered the attention of the UFC after years of success in the...
  47. Adam Smith +ve For Cocaine
    Adam Smith, who faced Dewey Cooper at the Strikeforce at the Mansion event in Beverly Hills, Calif. this past Saturday night, has been fined and suspended for testing positive for cocaine and...
  48. Nakamura to Appeal, Others Are Clean
    Aside from Kazuhiro Nakamura’s previously announced suspension for testing positive for marijuana, the 17 remaining competitors from Sept. 22’s Ultimate Fighting Championship event in Anaheim, Calif....
  49. Rashad Evans vs. Michael Bisping added to UFC 78
    UFC 78 will feature a light heavyweight bout between “The Ultimate Fighter 2” heavyweight winner Rashad Evans (10-0-1 MMA, 5-0-1 UFC) and “The Ultimate Fighter 3” light heavyweight winner Michael...
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  50. Anthony Torres Fails UFC 75 Drug Test
    “The Ultimate Fighter 2” cast member Anthony Torres (5-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC), who suffered a first-round TKO to Jess Liaudin at UFC 75, failed a post-fight drug test due to an anabolic steroid. CLICK HERE...
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