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  1. UFC On Fox 5's Raphael Assuncao broke his right arm in fight against Mike Easton
    While picking up a decision win in his fight with Mike Easton, Assuncao fought through the pain of a fractured arm. Link
  2. UFC on FOX 5 results: Ben Henderson fought Nate Diaz with a toothpick in his mouth
    Lost in the shuffle of four amazing main card performances at last night's (Dec. 8, 2012) UFC on Fox 5 event was the fact that Ben Henderson, who defeated Nate Diaz to retain his title, apparently...
  3. Josh Koscheck: 'Rory MacDonald should fight me, but I doubt the UFC wants to see him get his ass kicked'
    Rory MacDonald is the cat's meow at 170 pounds, but don't expect any bowls of milk from former division number one contender Josh Koscheck, who offered to fight "Ares" following his win over B.J....
  4. Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub rebooked for UFC 157 on Feb. 23 in Anaheim
    Once more, with feeling. Lavar Johnson is getting all patched up from his groin injury and should be ready to fight Brendan Schaub at the UFC 157: "Rousey vs. Carmouche" pay-per-view fight card,...
  5. Saturday's TUF 16 Finale card finalized with FX broadcast, Facebook stream
    The fight card is set for The Ultimate Fighter 16 Final on Saturday with the FX-televised main card and prelims on FUEL TV and Facebook. Link
  6. TUF semifinalists Neil Magny and Jon Manley targeted for UFC 157
    A welterweight fight between the pair of "Ultimate Fighter" semifinalists who came up short of the finals is being targeted for February. Neil Magny and Jon Manley will meet at UFC 157 on Feb. 23 in...
  7. Carlos Condit Happy to Accept Rory MacDonald Rematch If Offered by UFC
    Rory MacDonald wants a rematch with Carlos Condit, and for his part Carlos Condit is happy to accept the fight if the UFC wants it. Link
  8. TUF 16 Finale's Matt Mitrione says focus primary reason for declining VADA offer
    Matt Mitrione was so concerned about preparing for Roy Nelson, an invitation to enroll with VADA seemed like an unnecessary diversion. Link
  9. DREAM.18 – Glory 4 Event To Air Live On The Fight Network
    Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, will be airing three live events on December 31, beginning with a live presentation of...
  10. HIROYUKI TAKAYA VS. GEORGI KARAKHANYAN, ‘MACH’ SAKURAI VS. PHIL BARONI BOOKED FOR DREAM 18
    Hiroyuki Takaya has a date for New Year’s Eve, as the Dream featherweight champion will take part in a non-title bout against Georgi Karakhanyan at Dream 18. The matchup was one of three made...
  11. Bellator's Rad Martinez-Shahbulat Shamhalaev tourney final moved to Season 8
    This past week, food poisoning delayed Bellator's Season 7 featherweight tournament final. Now something a bit more noble will push Rad Martinez vs. Shahbulat Shamhalaev to 2013. Link
  12. Bellator premieres Jan. 17 on Spike, announces lineups for first two cards
    Bellator will premiere on Spike TV on Jan. 17 in a 10 p.m. ET time slot, kicking off a 12-event eighth season for the promotion. Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney and Spike President Kevin Kay on Tuesday...
  13. Network offers comment on Nate Diaz's 'not appropriate for air' main event middle fingers
    Fox offers comment on Nate Diaz giving Ben Henderson middle fingers during their UFC main event. But the larger issue is the continued unprofessional behavior from the Diaz brothers. Link
  14. Chris Fields defends middleweight title vs. Jesse Taylor at Cage Warriors 51
    Cage Warriors' New Year's Eve event has added a second title fight to the top of the bill. Chris Fields (10-4) will put his middleweight title on the line at Cage Warriors 51 against Jesse Taylor...
  15. Washington AC not concerned with Bendo's toothpick
    The state athletic commission for UFC On Fox 5 decided not to look into Bendo bringing a foreign object into the cage during his fight. Link
  16. UFC on FOX 5 ratings: 4.4 million viewers gives network 83 percent increase
    Saturday's UFC on FOX 5 event was a ratings success for FOX. The broadcast, officials on Tuesday said, averaged 4.4 million viewers on Saturday night. That total is an 83 percent increase over UFC on...
  17. Evangelista Santos vs. Pete Spratt Set As The Main Event Of The First Legacy FC Show Of 2013
    Evangelista Santos (18-15) and Pete Spratt (25-21) will meet each other in the main event of the first Legacy FC show of the 2013. Santos, a former PRIDE and Strikeforce fighter, will make be making...
  18. Seven-Time UFC Veteran Mark Hominick Retires
    Ten-year MMA veteran Mark Hominick (20-12 MMA, 3-4 UFC) has competed for the last time. The 30-year-old Canadian and Shawn Tompkins protege announced on Tuesday's new edition of FUEL TV's "UFC...
  19. Bellator moves to Thursdays
    Via Bellator Press Release: Emanating from The University of California’s Bren Center in Irvine, CA, featherweight world champion Pat Curran defends his title against explosive knockout artist...
  20. With no time to screw around, TUF 16 Finale's Pyle plans to be 'serious threat'
    "It was just a mental thing for me," Pyle said. "There were things that weren't right in my camp that I was unhappy about, and I brought that to the fight with me. It was an amateur move for being in...
  21. Six years later, 'TUF: Brazil 2' coach Nogueira expecting different Werdum
    To put it simply, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (34-7-1 MMA, 5-3 UFC) knows Fabricio Werdum (16-5-1 MMA, 4-2 UFC) is not the same man he faced in 2006 – not even close. So when the two meet this summer...
  22. Bellator 84 lineup complete with two tourney finals, eight prelims
    The scrapping of a planned featherweight tournament final leaves Friday's Bellator 84 season finale official with three main-card bouts, plus eight prelims. Rad Martinez (14-2 MMA, 4-0 BFC) vs....
  23. 'King Mo' Lawal meets Przemyslaw Mysiala in Bellator 86 tourney fight
    Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal will meet fellow promotional newcomer Przemyslaw Mysiala in a tournament bout at Bellator 86, officials today announced. Link
  24. Friday's UFC on FX 6 lineup set, all bouts televised live from Australia
    The lineup is set for Friday's UFC on FX 6 event in Australia, and all fights will be televised on FX or FUEL TV. No fights will stream on Facebook. Link
  25. Rory MacDonald-Carlos Condit rematch targeted for UFC 158 in Montreal
    Rory MacDonald had one request after beating B.J. Penn: Carlos Condit. He'll get his wish. MacDonald told MMAjunkie.com Radio and UFC President Dana White confirmed the two are targeted for March at...
  26. UFC on FOX 5 medical suspensions: Gustafsson, Diaz, among indefinite suspensions
    Nine fighters, including headliner Nate Diaz, have received indefinite medical suspensions following this past weekend's UFC on FOX 5 event. Link
  27. Charlie Brenneman Returns in January With a Move to the Lightweight Division
    Former UFC fighter Charlie Brenneman will look to walk a path back to the Octagon beginning in January when he returns to action and starts life as a… Link
  28. Dennis Siver vs. Cub Swanson set as co-main event of UFC on FUEL TV 7 in London
    A featherweight matchup seemingly guaranteed to deliver fireworks will serve as the co-main event of February's UFC on FUEL TV 7 event as Dennis Siver (21-8 MMA, 10-5 UFC) faces Cub Swanson (18-5...
  29. Edwin Figueroa-Francisco Rivera booked for UFC 156 in February
    A pair of bantamweights have been booked for the UFC's Super Bowl weekend card. Edwin Figueroa (9-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) will meet Francisco Rivera (8-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at UFC 156 in February. UFC officials...
  30. Honorio Banario meets Eric Kelly for featherweight title at ONE FC 7 in February
    ONE FC will crown its featherweight champion when it returns to action in February. ONE FC CEO Victor Cui on Wednesday told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) the promotion has booked a long-awaited...
  31. Georges St. Pierre vs Nick Diaz in the works for UFC 158 in Montreal on March 16
    Georges St. Pierre vs. Nick Diaz will likely finish their unfinished business at UFC 158, which is currently slated to take place on March 16, 2013, at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada....
  32. Diego Sanchez set to face Takanori Gomi at UFC on Fuel 8
    According to Diego Sanchez, rumors of a bout with Takanori Gomi in Japan are true. Sanchez has been saying for a while that he was going to drop back to the lightweight division for his next bout,...
  33. Wanderlei Silva vs. Brian Stann heads UFC on FUEL TV 8, seven other bouts set
    Former PRIDE middleweight champion Wanderlei Silva (34-12-1 MMA, 4-7 UFC) returns to Japan to face former WEC light heavyweight champ Brian Stann (12-5 MMA, 6-4 UFC). Additionally, a batch of new...
  34. UFC on FOX 5 salaries: Despite losses, Shogun Rua, B.J. Penn top payroll with six-figure purses
    Former UFC champions Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and B.J. Penn topped the disclosed payroll for last Saturday's UFC on FOX 5 event, pocketing six-figure purses despite losing unanimous decisions, according...
  35. Wanderlei Silva vs. Brian Stann heads UFC on FUEL TV 8, seven other bouts set
    Former PRIDE middleweight champion Wanderlei Silva (34-12-1 MMA, 4-7 UFC) returns to Japan to face former WEC light heavyweight champ Brian Stann (12-5 MMA, 6-4 UFC) in a five-round, 205-pound...
  36. James Te Huna vs. Ryan Jimmo Added to UFC on Fuel 7 in England
    A pair of hard hitting light heavyweights will clash in England as James Te Huna meets Ryan Jimmo at UFC on Fuel 7 in London, England. UFC officials announced the bout overnight on Wednesday. LINK
  37. Gunnar Nelson vs. Justin Edwards added to UFC on FUEL TV 7 in London
    Gunnar Nelson (10-0-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will bring his finishing skills and vibrant personality to London when he meets fellow welterweight Justin Edwards (8-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) at UFC on FUEL TV 7 in...
  38. DREAM.18 adds Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Michihiro Omigawa to year-end event
    Former top-ranked lightweight Tatsuya "Crusher" Kawajiri (31-7-2) will meet big-show vet Michihiro Omigawa (13-12-1) in a featherweight bout later this month. Officials today announced the bout as...
  39. Alexander Shlemenko vs Maiquel Jose Falcao Goncalves Headlines Bellator 88 in Georgia
    Alexander Shlemenko and Maiquel Jose Falcao Goncalves will square off for the vacant middleweight title on Feb. 7 at Bellator 88. Sherdog.com confirmed the booking with sources close to the bout, who...
  40. Josh Neer vs. Court McGee targeted for UFC 157 in Las Vegas
    A welterweight bout between "The Ultimate Fighter 11" winner Court McGee (13-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and veteran Josh Neer (33-12-1 MMA, 6-8 UFC) is targeted for UFC 157 in February. A source close to the...
  41. How the UFC preps for a dual-event weekend
    UFC President Dana White may have finally figured out how to be in two places at once. For the second time this year, the world's biggest MMA promotion is hosting televised fight cards on consecutive...
  42. 'TUF: Smashes' finalist Colin Fletcher: I am 'Freakshow'
    Here are a few things you might not know about Colin Fletcher. Things you might not absorb if, you know, you're distracted by his exterior. It wouldn't be the first time it happened to him. The man...
  43. Dan Hardy wants UFC fight with Matt Brown in March or April; Riddle, not so much
    GOLD COAST, Australia – By the end of a Q&A session with UFC fans, Dan Hardy decided he wants to fight Matt Brown, who recently called him out on Twitter, and still isn't interested in a fight with...
  44. UFC On FX 6 results: Penner/Donovan take FOTN, Alloway gets KOTN
    UFC On FX 6 delivered with solid action throughout the night. In the main event Ross Pearson further exposed the standing weakness of Georges Sotiropoulos. The only time Pearson was in trouble was...
  45. Whittaker, Fletcher, Scott and Alloway each score $25K 'TUF' season bonuses
    GOLD COAST, Australia – "The Ultimate Fighter: Team Australia vs. Team UK" contestant Ben Alloway might not have taken home the show's welterweight crown, but he left far from empty-handed. Alloway...
  46. Pearson: Sotiropoulos punched coach, was knocked out in 'TUF' filming
    GOLD COAST, Australia – Ross Pearson had his reasons for not shaking George Sotiropoulos' hand following his third-round TKO victory at UFC on FX 6. Pearson (14-6 MMA, 6-3 UFC) told MMAjunkie.com...
  47. Hector Lombard volunteers for injury replacement duty at UFC on FX 7
    GOLD COAST, Australia – If Vitor Belfort is forced to withdraw from UFC on FX 7, Hector Lombard would like the UFC to call him – stat. Lombard (32-3-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) called out Belfort's next...
  48. Kong Watson v Nedkov 12th fight for Wembley Arena
    12 fight card has now been announced, I have tickets for this event and I am over the moon. Link Full Fight card Renan Barao v Michael McDonald Dennis Siver v Cub Swanson Jimi Manuwa v Cyrille...
  49. Jake Ellenberger vs. Johny Hendricks Announced For UFC 158 In Montreal
    During the live broadcast of tonight’s TUF 16 Finale the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced three key welterweight matchups for the upcoming UFC 158 event in Montreal, including a bout between...
  50. TUF 16 Finale bonuses: Barry, Waldburger, Elliott, Papazian get $40K each
    On a night featuring nine stoppages in 11 fights, Pat Barry, T.J. Waldburger, Tim Elliott and Jared Papazian each earned $40,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday's TUF 16 Finale event.......
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