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  1. JARDINE NOT LIKELY TO RETURN UNTIL 2008
    When Keith Jardine defeated Chuck Liddell, he not only handed for the former champion a decisive loss, he also put himself at the top of the food chain in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light...
  2. Solid Line-Up For Palace Fighting Championship 4
    Palace Fighting Championship PFC 4 “Project Complete” October 18th, 2007 Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino Lemoore, Ca Tickets can be purchased at tickets.com or charge by phone 1-800-225-2277. PFC...
  3. Houston Alexander vs. Thiago Silva Added to UFC 78
    Hours after the UFC announced that a light-heavyweight bout between Rashad Evans and Michael Bisping will headline UFC 78, the organization announced an additional bout for the Nov. 17 event: Houston...
  4. 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. LINK
  5. All UFC 76 Fighters Test Negative for Steroids
    The final batch of test results are in, and 18 fighters who took part at UFC 76 on Sept. 22 have tested negative for anabolic agents, masking agents and steroids. LINK
  6. Bisping Enough Of A Name For N.Y. Area?
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship's light heavyweight division had a change of plans Wednesday, when frustration at Tito Ortiz not signing for a proposed match with Rashad Evans on Nov. 17 in...
  7. Cage Fighting Is Legal, AG Says
    Cage fighting is not illegal and a 1935 state Supreme Court ruling may make it difficult for Hartselle to ban the sport. LINK
  8. Pride and Prejudice
    Ricco Rodriguez (Pictures) should've been our first clue. The wild card UFC heavyweight was coming off both a knockout loss to Tim Sylvia (Pictures) and an eight-month sabbatical in 2003 when he...
  9. More Events For the Non-Mainstream Fan: Aleksander, HDNet, and Pancrase
    Adding to the theme of my previous post, I've gathered up a few more upcoming events that have some interest to the hardcore MMA fans around the world. LINK
  10. Palmdale's McWilliams Trades Prison For MMA Cage
    In the violent, ultra-competitive world of Mixed Martial Arts, training is only part of the equation. The bottom line, though, is that you are either a natural-born fighter, or you're not. LINK
  11. PRIDE Tokyo Office Closed, All Workers Fired
    The section of Yahoo's Japanese website dedicated to wrestling/MMA coverage is reporting that the PRIDE FC Worldwide offices in Japan were closed earlier today (last night Japan time) and all...
  12. White fears for Franklin's future
    UFC president Dana White fears for Rich Franklin’s career if he loses his rematch with Anderson Silva. The pair will fight for the middleweight title at UFC 77 in Cincinatti on October 20 and Silva...
  13. Shogun Undergoes Knee Surgery
    Mauricio “Shogun” Rua recently had surgery on his left knee to repair his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) according to a statement from his publicist, Julio Heller. Dr. Mario Namba, the chief doctor...
  14. Matt Hamill “in Shock” Over UFC 78’s Evans-Bisping Booking
    UFC light heavyweight Matt Hamill, who lost a controversial split decision to Michael Bisping last month at UFC 75 (and subsequently was promised an immediate rematch), is “in shock” after learning...
  15. Nogueira vs. Kongo Likely in Early 2008
    A rumored bout between heavyweights Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (30-4-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Cheick Kongo (11-3-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) will likely take place in early 2008 — not at UFC 79 in December as was first...
  16. Randy Couture on Conan O Brien
    LINK The whole premise is that some news company made up a story about Conan that he said wasn't true. He told the story in a way that would have been more interesting and it's pretty funny.
  17. Stephan Bonnar Featured In New MMA Reality Series
    Raw Vegas TV, an internet-only channel about all things Las Vegas, announced today the premiere of a new reality series following UFC fighter Stephan Bonnar as he prepares for UFC 77. The show can be...
  18. Mark Coleman Wants Randy Couture?
    In a recent phone interview from Japan, former UFC and PRIDE grand Prix Champion Mark Coleman was asked who he would want to face next in MMA, and his answer eventually was Randy Couture. Article Not...
  19. Why Ortiz Turned Down Rashad Rematch
    Tito Ortiz recently made a post on The Underground forum and explained why he turned down the rumored rematch with Rashad Evans. Article Good enough reason, hopefully the rematch still happens...
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  20. Cro Cop's UFC Future In Doubt?
    According to this report below, it seems that Mirko Cro Cop isn't talking and there are rumblings he might be about done in UFC. Article Let the "biggest bust to date in UFC" bantering begin.
  21. Michael Bisping On Why Rashad Next
    The Fight Network recently spoke to Michael Bisping, and one of the topics discussed was his next fight against fellow TUF winner Rashad Evans. Article Pretty much confirms why he's not fighting...
  22. CFFC 6 Event Officially Off
    Cage Fury Fighting Championships just announced that their upcoming event on October 12, to have featured Tank Abbott vs. Kimbo Slice, is now cancelled. Article Money talks above all others, and here...
  23. Sherk passes lie detector test
    Sean Sherk passed a lie detector test saying that he did not knowingly use steroids. While certainly not conclusive, it can’t hurt his chances at getting his suspension over turned or at the very...
  24. The Spider’s Web - Part One
    When you’re a champion in mixed martial arts, there is no off-season, no time to take a few weeks off for vacation or to bask in the glory of being the best at what you do. So when you ask UFC...
  25. Babalu Signs With HCF in Canada
    Former light heavyweight contender Renato “Babalu” Sobral has signed a three-fight deal with the quickly-developing Canadian promotion Hardcore Championship Fighting according to manager Ken Pavia....
  26. UFC 78 Update
    Link Houston Alexander (8-1) and Thiago Silva (11-0) will clash in a hard-hitting light heavyweight bout at UFC 78: “Validation” on November 17 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., according to...
  27. TUF main event....
    Link Since joining the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Clay Guida has put on some of the most exciting fights the lightweight division has ever seen. Now he gets a chance to ply his craft in the...
  28. TKO'd! Long-expected And "Guaranteed" UFC-HBO Deal Dead
    The long-talked about deal between UFC and the pay TV network HBO, which Dana White "guaranteed by the end of 2007", is officially dead. No specific reasons except the business models not making...
  29. Aurelio-Caudillo LIkely Rounding Out UFC 78
    Luke Caudillo confirmed yesterday he will fight Marcus Aurelio at UFC 78 in November, which may round out the card. Article It's likely a must-win for both guys as they're both coming off losses,...
  30. Franklin’s keys to reclaiming the title
    Holding on to a title in MMA isn’t easy. Just ask the six champions who left the UFC Octagon without their belts in the last 12 months. It all started when Anderson Silva stopped Rich Franklin to win...
  31. Report: Jake Shields to fight Mike Pyle
    it appears that Pyle may have in fact signed his bout agreement. TFN spoke with Shields' father, Jack Shields, who indicated that his son will in fact be fighting Pyle. click here for full article by...
  32. Name Kenny Florians Elbows
    You've seen my signature lethal elbow move and now I need YOU to name it. If you think you've got the name, click disagree and put your suggestion in the comments below. Whoever I think comes up with...
  33. Ratings For TUF week 3
    The third episode of The Ultimate Fighter 6 drew a 1.1 overall rating on Wednesday, Oct. 3. This was up from the previous week's 1.0 overall rating, but down from the season premiere's 1.5 overall...
  34. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Will Surpass Boxing in Online Betting Revenues for 2007
    Columbus, Ohio (FV Newswire) - UFC, a mixed martial arts fighting league which has gained considerable attention among gamblers in the past 12 months, is now poised to overtake boxing in terms of...
  35. 411 MMA Fact or Fiction 10.06.07
    Will Kurt Angle ever fight a professional MMA bout? Is Minotauro Nogueira vs Cheick Kongo a good #1 contender fight? Is Ricco Rodriguez's stint of VH1's "Celebrity Rehab" good for MMA? Should Babalu...
  36. UFC Requests SuperBowl Weekend Date in Las Vegas
    Zuffa LLC, the UFC’s parent company, has officially reserved a Feb. 2 fight date for a SuperBowl weekend card in Las Vegas, MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has learned. LINK
  37. Reese Andy Out of IFL Grand Prix
    Seattle Tiger Shark Reese Andy has been forced to withdraw. According to an IFL representative, Andy aggravated previous leg and hand injuries while training. Andy was scheduled to face Antoine...
  38. Shogun Surgery a Success, Eager for Return
    Light heavyweight contender Mauricio “Shogun” Rua is currently recovering from successful surgery on his left knee’s ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) following his UFC 76 submission loss to Forrest...
  39. Rolling Stone features UFC champion Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson
    Quoteworthy: “A kid broke my Hot Wheel, so I decided to break my foot off in his ass. I won. I don’t lose too many fights.” Link
  40. Lombard Denied Entry Into U.S.
    Cuba's Hector Lombard was set to make his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut Nov. 17 in Newark, New Jersey. There's just one problem: he can't gain entry into the United States, the fighter told...
  41. UFC likely returning to Columbus in early 2008
    For the third time in less than 12 months, the state of Ohio will likely host an Ultimate Fighting Championship event. According to industry insiders, the UFC already has begun preparations for a...
  42. UFC's Future and the Promotional Machine
    An in-depth look at the UFC's new promotional ideas such as their new syndicated show, UFC Wired, the possibility of new TV deals, and the rumored entrance of the UFC in the Asian market. We could...
  43. Wanderlei Silva Set to Answer Your Questions
    MMAjunkie.com’s partnership with Yahoo! Sports does come with some perks, but the latest one is geared specifically toward our readers. LINK
  44. 1-v-1 with Nate Quarry
    After 22 months, multiple surgeries and one team change, popular Ultimate Fighter Season One fighter Nate “Rock” Quarry made his much anticipated return to mixed martial arts at last month’s UFC...
  45. Melendez Ready for Next Fight
    Last Saturday night at Strikeforce at the Mansion, Gilbert Melendez, ranked as the No. 3 lightweight in the world by MMAWeekly.com, defeated Tetsuji Kato by unanimous decision. The interesting thing...
  46. Josh Koscheck to fight in early 2008
    welterweight stand out Josh Koscheck won’t return to action until sometime in early 2008 (January or February) UFCmania.com (www.UFCmania.com) learned today. LINK
  47. Hector Lombard visa issues keep him off UFC 78 card
    Cuban Judo specialist Hector Lombard is unable to obtain a visa for his 170-pound showdown with Karo Parisyan at UFC 78: “Validation” on November 17, according to Sherdog.com. LINK
  48. Reese Andy gets to fight after all
    "The semi-final round is set despite some recent confusion over the heavyweight pairings. MMAWeekly reported this past weekend, based on information from a representative of the IFL, that Reese Andy...
  49. Bisping slams UFC critics
    MICHAEL BISPING has hit back at critics of Ultimate Fighting and reckons demands for it to be banned are ridiculous. The British Medical Association have called for a ban on Mixed Martial Arts...
  50. Melvin Gulliard vs. Rich Clementi at UFC 79
    According to MMAweekly.com Melvn Gulliard who after his fight with Joe Stevenson tested positive for a type of cocaine will make his return from that recent loss to take TUF rival Rich Clementi... I...
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