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  1. Papy Abedi vs. Besam Yousef booked for UFC on FUEL TV 9 on April 6 in Sweden
    Who says you can't go home again? It's a war between locals at UFC on FUEL TV 9, where Papy Abedi will try to keep himself employed at the expense of Besam Yousef as part of the "Gustafsson vs....
  2. Season 8 middleweight tournament joins Bellator 89 on Feb. 14
    In addition to a previously announced title fight, next month's Bellator 89 event also will feature all four opening-round matchups from the organization's Season 8 middleweight tournament. The event...
  3. UFC Fighter Rankings Set to Launch in February
    FightMetric, the official statistics provider of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, will continue to enhance fans experience by providing UFC Fighter Rankings. UFC Fighter Rankings by FightMetric...
  4. Khabilov vs. Medeiros added to April 27th event
    UFC 159 has two more fights added to its lineup, as Rustam Khabilov fights Yancy Medeiros in a battle of young prospects, and TUF 15 cast members Al Iaquinta and Joe Proctor battle each other. Link
  5. Evans ahead of Weidman to become next MW contender
    Just 2 days before Rashad Evans' next fight, Dana White adds an extra incentive to the bout. If Evans wins against Lil Nog, he'll be given the option of of challenging Anderson Silva for the...
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  6. Dana happy to never work with Couture again
    Two days ago, former UFC champion Randy Couture announced that he'll be working with Bellator as part of a multi-year contract he recently signed. Today, Dana White gave the media his response to the...
  7. Michael Bisping responds to rumors that Vitor Belfort failed his UFC on FX 7 drug test
    Did Vitor Belfort fail his UFC on FX 7 drug test? Michael Bisping, who was knocked out by "The Phenom" last month in Brazil (see it here), is hoping the nasty little rumor making the rounds on...
  8. Rivera would love to have Rampage's $$ problems
    UFC bantamweight contender, Cisco Rivera, discusses the need for the lighter weight classes to step it up to get maximum exposure. Link
  9. UFC boss promises all 14 cast members of 'TUF 17' an official UFC fight
    According to UFC President Dana White, all 14 fighters competing on "The Ultimate Fighter 17" will get at least one official UFC appearance. White said he was so happy with the efforts of the entire...
  10. UFC 156 official weigh-in results: Champ Aldo (145), Edgar (144) hit mark
    MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET) -Champ Jose Aldo (145) vs. Frankie Edgar (144) -Rashad Evans (206) vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (206) -Alistair Overeem (264) vs. Antonio Silva (262) -Jon Fitch...
  11. M-1 president, Vadim Finklestein once again offers co-promotion deal to UFC
    M-1 president, Vadim Finklestein says the UFC won't go very far without their help and a co promotional deal. Link
  12. UFC 156 results & analysis - Aldo edges Edgar
    Link Another 25-minute title fight for Frankie Edgar? Who'd have thunk it? But for the third straight time, he came out on the short end of a decision, this time in a new division, falling to...
  13. UFC Hands Out $50,000 Fighter Bonuses Following UFC 156
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship handed out $50,000 fighter bonuses for in-Octagon performances following UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar on Saturday in Las Vegas. Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Antonio Silva...
  14. Dana White says 'it looks like' Chris Weidman is next for Anderson Silva
    UFC president Dana White told the assembled media at the UFC 156 post-fight media scrum that "it looks like" Chris Weidman is next for Middleweight champ Anderson Silva. Link
  15. White skewers Randy Couture, Ryan remains with UFC
    UFC president Dana White didn't hold back when asked about UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture's recent move to Spike TV to work with Bellator. But he did say that Randy's son Ryan will remain with the...
  16. UFC: Vitor Belfort didn't fail UFC on FX 7 drug test
    LAS VEGAS – Despite a flood of rumors to the contrary, UFC on FX 7 main-event winner Vitor Belfort did not fail a drug test this past month at UFC on FX 7, UFC President Dana White said. Link
  17. White suggests Velasquez-Cormier possible; Barnett not getting quick title shot
    LAS VEGAS – On Saturday at UFC 156, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva derailed Alistair Overeem's planned title shot and threw the heavyweight division into a bit of chaos. Even UFC President Dana White isn't...
  18. UFC boss says Frankie Edgar is not going to return to lightweight
    LAS VEGAS – While former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar said he's not really sure what the future holds, UFC President Dana White said it won't include a return to 155 pounds. Link
  19. Jose Aldo-Anthony Pettis considered
    http://espn.go.com/mma/story/_/id/8910089/ufc-dana-white-interested-jose-aldo-anthony-pettis-145-pounds "Something interesting happened about 10 minutes ago," said White, at the postfight press...
  20. MARLON MORAES VS. TYSON NAM SLATED FOR WSOF 2 ON MARCH 23
    A long-expected bantamweight bout between Marlon Moraes (9-4-1) and Tyson Nam (12-4) finally has a date: March 23. The 135-pounders will meet at World Series of Fighting's sophomore show. Sources...
  21. Why Top MMA News Says: ‘The Score Is No More’
    This past week, Top MMA News broke the very unfortunate news that one of Canada’s top MMA promotions was closing their doors – The Score Fighting Series was ceasing operations. If you missed the...
  22. Bjorn Rebney Speaks Out on Randy Couture, Eddie Alvarez, And the Real ‘Toughest Tournament in Sports'
    Bjorn Rebney Speaks Out on Randy Couture, Eddie Alvarez, And the Real ‘Toughest Tournament in Sports’ (Red rover, red rover, we call Captain America on over! Pic Props: MMAFighting.com) By Jason...
  23. World Series of Fighting inks deal with NBC Sports Network, Arlovski vs. Johnson
    The upstart World Series of Fighting today announced a new three-year partnership with NBC Sports Network. The first event to be televised under the new agreement will take place March 23, and...
  24. UFC's First Set of Official Rankings
    Rankings were generated by a voting panel made up of media members. The media members were asked to vote for who they feel are the top fighters in the UFC by weight-class and pound-for-pound. A...
  25. Anthony Pettis drops to 145, meets UFC champ Jose Aldo on Aug. 3
    Two of the most dynamic strikers in all of mixed martial arts will meet Aug. 3 as Anthony Pettis (16-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) is dropping from lightweight to 145 pounds to challenge current champion Jose Aldo...
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  26. Randy Couture Can’t Buy a Ticket to an Event, but UFC is Son Ryan’s House – Dana White
    Randy Couture has signed a partnership with Bellator and Spike TV, and that, or perhaps more particularly how the deal went down, leaves sour taste in UFC president Dana White‘s mouth. “Randy Couture...
  27. Tyron Woodley More Interested in Fighting Rory MacDonald Than Demian Maia
    Fresh off a vicious knockout of Jay Hieron in his UFC debut on Saturday, Tyron Woodley is hoping for a busy year in the Octagon. In fact, he’s already told UFC President Dana White that he’ll be...
  28. WSOF 2 takes shape with Branch-Filho, Burkman-LaFlare, Cavalcante-Gaethje
    World Series of Fighting's second event is starting to take shape a day after the announcement of an extended TV deal with NBC Sports Network. Several new fights for the card have been revealed by...
  29. ONE FC 8 set for April 5; Kotetsu Boku defends lightweight title vs. Shinya Aoki
    Following this past Saturday's event in Malaysia, ONE FC will return to Singapore in April for a lightweight title fight. "ONE FC 8: Kings and Champions" will take place April 5 at Singapore Indoor...
  30. Zoila Gurgel signs multi-fight deal with Invicta FC for April debut
    Zoila Gurgel (12-2) apparently is moving on from Bellator. The 115-pound women's champ recently signed a multi-fight agreement with Invicta FC, sources close to the event confirmed to MMAjunkie.com...
  31. Cage Warriors 54 adds Taylor-Phillips 185 title fight; McGregor defends 155 belt
    A pair of titles will be on the line in May at Cage Warriors 54. Middleweight champion Jesse Taylor (24-9) will put his belt up against John Phillips (16-5), and two-division champ Conor McGregor...
  32. Dana White: 'They’ve got some work to do down there at Blackzilians'
    f"Blackzilians didn’t represent [at UFC 156]," White stated following Saturday’s press conference. "It was a bad night for them. In the first round, [Overeem] was running into a clinch. He wasn’t...
  33. Bellator Reality Show Coaches Include Couture, Shamrock, Warren and Greg Jackson
    Bellator and Spike TV are pulling out all the stops for their new reality show titled Fight Master: Bellator MMA that debuts later this year. It was first announced last week that UFC Hall of Famer...
  34. Phil Davis On Magalhaes: He Doesn’t Deserve To Fight Me
    “You know, If I say it simply, he is out of my level, he doesn’t deserve to be fighting me, I feel like that sounds worse than it actually is and it almost sounds like I am talking about his...
  35. Manuwa: Diabate not easy, but I'll end it
    Jimi Manuwa does not expect an easy night when he takes on Cyrille Diabate at UFC London, but he does predict he will become the first man in the UFC to knock the Frenchman out. Diabate has fought...
  36. 'UFC on FUEL TV 9: Gustafsson vs. Mousasi' tickets on sale this week
    Tickets for UFCon FUEL TV 9, which features a light heavyweight contest between Swedish contender Alexander Gustafsson and former Strikeforce champion Gegard Mousasi, go on sale this week. The event...
  37. Sean Pierson out at UFC 158, Rick Story now meets Quinn Mulhern
    Canadian welterweight Sean Pierson (13-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC) has been forced out a planned UFC 158 matchup with Rick Story (14-6 MMA, 7-4 UFC), and Quinn Mulhern (18-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has been tapped as a...
  38. Chael Sonnen unranked at LHW, not happy about it
    Chael Sonnen believes he should be ranked at light heavyweight, despite not competing there since 2006. But this brings up a larger question - how are other fighters going to feel about being...
  39. Randy Couture to Star in ‘MMA Rescue’ Series on Spike TV
    In addition to serving as one of four coaches on Bellator’s upcoming reality show, the UFC Hall of Famer has also been cast as the central character in another Spike TV reality program called “MMA...
  40. UFC 157 Official Fight Card & Video Preview
    After four straight weeks of shows for Strikeforce and the UFC, Zuffa relaxes this week before returning next week in London. But after that, get ready for a strong assault leading up to the hotly...
  41. Thiago Tavares fails UFC On FX 7 post fight drug test, suspended 9 months
    Last week rumors abound that UFC On FX 7 headliner Vitor Belfort had failed his post fight drug test. Belfort had impressed in his fight against Michael Bisping with a second round knock out....
  42. UFC Heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez eyes summer return, won't fight teammate Daniel Cormier
    Cain Velasquez shocked most of the MMA world at UFC 155 when he dominated Junior dos Santos for 25 minutes to reclaim the UFC Heavyweight title. After rocking dos Santos with a big right hand in the...
  43. UFC 156 prelims score all-time best ratings for FX with almost 1.9 viewers
    Dave Meltzer at MMA Fighting is reporting some more good news for the UFC: Saturday's UFC 156 prelims drew 1,897,000 viewers, topping the previous UFC on FX record of 1,860,000 viewers set two weeks...
  44. White tells Edgar: Don't go back to 155lbs
    UFC president Dana White has urged Frankie Edgar to give up on any hopes he has of regaining the lightweight title after his latest defeat at featherweight at UFC 156. Edgar claimed a unanimous...
  45. Etim: Renee Forte gets punished at Wembley Arena
    Terry Etim has warned Renee Forte that February 16 is going to be a very bad night for him when the pair meet at UFC London. Etim will return to action in front of his home crowd at Wembley Arena...
  46. Bellator season eight finale set with featherweight title fight between Pat Curran and Daniel Straus
    Newport Beach, CA. (February 6, 2013) - After nearly five years in the making, Bellator MMA made its long awaited debut on Spike TV in January as Bellator Featherweight Champion Pat Curran opened the...
  47. UFC reveals Vitor Belfort used testosterone replacement therapy for UFC on FX 7
    UFC officials today answered the question Vitor Belfort refused to address: Yes, "The Phenom" did use testosterone replacement therapy in advance of his UFC on FX 7 win over Michael Bisping. UFC...
  48. Josh Barnett Turns Down UFC Offer
    Josh Barnett may not be coming back to the UFC after all. According to Barnett's manager Leland LaBarre, Barnett has officially declined the promotion's latest contract offer. "We agreed on...
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  49. Rich Franklin Talks: Loss Lit A Fire Under Him, Looking For Summer Return
    Rich Franklin is highly regarded in the MMA community. He has held the UFC Middleweight Championship, put out fight of the night performances, knocked out Chuck Liddell with a broken arm, and the...
  50. Conor McGregor Signs For UFC; Debuts In Sweden against Marcus Brimmage
    Conor McGregor was already seen as a potential UFC signee even before his huge knockout win over Ivan Buchinger on New Year's Eve, but the world was really opened up to 'The Notorious' as he became a...
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