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  1. Nevada Commission Discussing Possible Changes to TRT Policy and Testing Levels
    On Thursday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission held a meeting to discuss certain drug testing protocols including the controversial usage of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). TRT has...
  2. VADA has standing offer to oversee UFC drug testing program with 'no administrative charges'
    Dr. Margaret Goodman tells Bloody Elbow that VADA has offered to oversee an extensive blood and urine testing program for their fighters with no administrative fees. Link
  3. Marc Ratner asks NSAC to change marijuana rules
    UFC VP Marc Ratner spoke to the Nevada State Athletic Commission about changing their strict marijuana rules, and the commission seemed to take the idea positively. Link
  4. Dan Hardy Out, Jordan Mein In Against Matt Brown at UFC on Fox 7
    Dan Hardy is out and Jordan Mein is in against Matt Brown at UFC on Fox 7. Link
  5. CFL Standout WR Chad Owens Set to Try Hand at MMA
    Once upon a time, nobody knew two-sport dominance like Bo Jackson, who was a star in both the National Football League and Major League Baseball during a storied athletic career. Chad Owens will...
  6. T.J. Dillashaw replaces Francisco Rivera, meets Hugo Viana at UFC on FOX 7
    It might be time to start talking about the UFC 158 and UFC on FOX 7 connections. For the third time this week, a UFC 158 winner will step up for an injured UFC on FOX 7 fighter to fill in on a...
  7. UFC on FOX 8 heading to Seattle's KeyArena in July
    The date has been in place for a while, and now UFC on FOX 8 has a location. The UFC this summer will head to Seattle for the third time when it brings a nationally televised card to KeyArena. The...
  8. Promoters say MMA fighter Rowan faked death
    Mixed martial arts promoters Christos Piliafas and Scott DiPonio were shocked to learn that one of their fighters was a suspect in the holdup of a Michigan gun shop this week. After all, it was only...
  9. VIDEO | Adam Cella Chokes Out Jon Jones In Money Match On TUF Set
    That headline is correct and money is on the line! Watch The Ultimate Fighter Tuesdays at 9 ET/PT on FX with replays on FUEL TV. LINK
  10. World Series of Fighting event facing possible cancellation due to issues with cage
    Issues with the cage could potentially lead to the cancellation of the World Series of Fighting event. Last minute steps are being taken by the promotion to attempt to get the cage cleared and have...
  11. Cella vs. Troeng official for UFC on FUEL TV 9, card complete with 13 fights
    The 13-bout lineup for next month's "UFC on FUEL TV 9: Gustafsson vs. Mousasi" event is now complete with the official addition of a welterweight fight between "The Ultimate Fighter 17" cast members...
  12. RFA 7 results: Thatch taps Rhodes in first, Njokuani upset
    Facing late replacement Mike Rhodes (4-1) in a 175-poud catchweight fight, Colorado native Brando Thatch (9-1) brought his hometown crowd to its feet with a first-round submission win. The bout...
  13. WSOF VP: 'Show is 100% on'
    Ariel Helwani reports that World Series of Fighting VP Ali Dominance is insisting that "the show is 100% on" despite reports that the NJ commission has not approved the cage & canvas. Link
  14. UFC on FOX 7 receives three-hour 'UFC Prelims' special on FX
    April's highly anticipated "UFC on FOX 7: Henderson vs. Melendez" event will feature a three-hour, six-fight "UFC Prelims" special on FX prior to the evening's FOX-televised main card. Link
  15. Ahead of UFC on FUEL TV 9, evolving Ross Pearson no longer fears the floor
    British slugger Ross Pearson admits he wasn't exactly a skilled grappler when he started his UFC run. Now, however, Pearson believes his jiu-jitsu game is making strides, and it's giving him...
  16. UFC 161 headliner Eddie Wineland going after belt he was original owner of
    The way Eddie Wineland is looking at things, Renan Barao might be holding on to a belt, but he's just renting it. And for that matter, Dominick Cruz, too. Wineland was the first bantamweight champ in...
  17. WSOF 2 weigh-in results: Headliners Arlovski (245.5), Johnson (230.2) official
    A World Series of Fighting 2 headlining contest between former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski and onetime UFC welterweight contender Anthony Johnson is now official. Link
  18. First UFC Loss Behind Him, Junior dos Santos Focused on Mark Hunt and Regaining Title
    There’s an old saying in fight sports that goes something to the effect of: it’s not the wins in your career that define you; it’s the losses. For former UFC heavyweight championJunior dos Santos,...
  19. Riddle vs. Young, two title fights set for Legacy FC 21 on July 19 in Houston
    Twelve-time UFC veteran Matt Riddle (7-3) makes his Legacy Fighting Championship debut on July 19 when he faces Artenas Young (9-5) at Legacy FC 21. The event takes place at Houston's Arena Theater,...
  20. Lavar Johnson released
    This news is sort of old but I couldn't find a thread on the PG. LINK So I guess Matt Riddles statement of "Dana doesn't fire exciting fighters" doesn't hold true. Farewell Lavar! Your brutal...
  21. WSOF 2 medical suspensions: Arlovski out indefinitely with suspected broken jaw
    The medical suspensions are in from WSOF 2 and many fighters will be heading to the doctor to clear indefinite suspensions, including both headlining fighters. Link
  22. Jon Fitch debuts with WSOF in June, likely against Josh Burkman
    Jon Fitch was cageside for Saturday's World Series of Fighting 2 event in New Jersey, and promotion president Ray Sefo had an announcement about him. The question now will be whether Sefo gets his...
  23. Melvin Guillard exits the Blackzilians and rejoins Greg Jackson in New Mexico
    UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard has decided to exit the Blackzilians and return to his former team under the tutelage of coach Greg Jackson. Guillard, who had been working with the Florida-based team...
  24. Back Injury Forces Jessica Eye Off Bellator 95 Card
    A Bellator 95 bout between Jessica “Evil” Eye and Munah Holland has been nixed. Eye on Sunday confirmed that she has had to drop out of the fight due to a back injury... Link
  25. Korean Zombie not impressed by GSP's rising sun gi
    UFC Featherweight Chan Sung Jung aka "The Korean Zombie" has posted a message to his Facebook page decrying the "rising sun" gi that Welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre wore to walk to the cage...
  26. Clark Gracie chokes out Marcelo Mafra to win Pans
    Clark Gracie finally broke through to win gold at a major black belt tournament, and it was in dramatic fashion, choking out his opponent with just 26 seconds left on the clock. Link
  27. ufc-Dan Hardy considering career following-wolf-heart diagnosis
    UFC WW Dan Hardy suffers wolf heart syndrome scare. Considering his future and possible second opinion Link
  28. Despite Twitter Announcement, Melvin Guillard Not Returning to Train at Jackson's MMA
    Despite rumors to the contrary, Melvin Guillard will not be returning to train at Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts. The UFC lightweight recently announced via Twitter that he has left the Blackzilians...
  29. Firas Zahabi: Georges St. Pierre’s Training Camps Not Sustainable
    Trainer Firas Zahabi has been with Georges St. Pierre for years. He knows how hard the UFC welterweight champion works, and in a recent interview with the Sherdog Radio Network’s “Cheap Seats” show,...
  30. Georges St-Pierre To Play A Heavy in “Captain America: The Winter Solider”
    Just got off the phone with my Marvel source who gave me an Exclusive scoop… I’ve been told that mixed martial artist and current UFC Welterweight Champion, Georges St-Pierre aka GSP has been cast in...
  31. Hayabusa apologizes for St-Pierre 'Rising Sun' gi in wake of Jung complaint
    If nothing else, Chan Sung Jung may have helped teach the MMA world a history lesson. "The Korean Zombie" on Sunday took to his official Facebook page to issue a challenge of sorts to UFC...
  32. Nik Lentz replaces Manny Gamburyan, meets Hacran Dias at UFC on FX 8
    Manny Gamburyan's injury woes continue, and he has been forced out of May's UFC on FX 8 event. In his place steps Nik Lentz (23-5-2 MMA, 7-2-1), who now meets Brazilian Hacran Dias (21-1-1 MMA, 1-0...
  33. Smiling fighters are more likely to lose (study)
    The day before mixed martial artists compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC), they pose with each other in a staged face-off. A new study has analysed photographs taken at dozens of...
  34. UFC 158 "off the record" weigh-in rule questions receive generic answer from Quebec boxing commission
    An "off the record" conversation with a UFC official telling the Nick Diaz camp that there were unusual rules in play for the UFC 158 weigh-in for his fight with Georges St. Pierre has drawn a...
  35. Nick Lembo explains regulatory challenges WSOF faced before second event
    Without federal regulations, mixed martial arts promoters are forced to abide by guidelines that often vary both in type and size as they hold events in different states. The World Series of Fighting...
  36. Interview: Scott Holtzman on facing Notorious Nick Newell
    Scott Holtzman is the No 1 contender for the XFC Lightweight Title, he will face Nick Newell in June, he gives his views on his latest win and facing Notorious Nick. LINK
  37. UFC ‘weighin-gate’: Diaz team wants GSP rematch
    First there was “glove-gate.” Now, another mini-controversy has emerged surrounding the UFC 158 main event between welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz and the athletic commission...
  38. Nick Diaz's camp will file complaint following weigh-in controversy at UFC 158
    In the wake of a video revealing "off the record" dealings regard the UFC 158 weigh-in procedures, a representative of Diaz's camp says that they'll be filing a complaint with the Quebec Boxing...
  39. Gerald Harris: Jon Fitch's potential WSOF title shot 'straight-up ridiculous'
    Let's say, just for the sake of argument, that when it comes to the World Series of Fighting (or, really, any MMA organization not named UFC or Bellator), we can all agree on what the question is....
  40. B.C.’s Budd to face Estes at Invicta FC 5
    Canadian kickboxer Julia (The Jewel) Budd has another new opponent for next week’s Invicta FC 5, and hopefully this one will stick. The Port Moody, B.C., native take on Mollie Estes at the event in...
  41. Melvin Guillard: Assault charges in Albuquerque, possible jail time, prevent Greg Jackson reunification
    Looks like we have our answer. The question was, "Why can't Melvin Guillard return to Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico?" The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight left on what he...
  42. Should We Be Rooting for an MMA Fighter With Down Syndrome ?
    Last night’s edition of ESPN’s Sportscenter featured a segment titled “Garrett’s Fight,” about a 23-year-old man with Down syndrome named Garrett Holeve who has transformed his life through MMA....
  43. Episode No. 10 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter 17: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen'
    As episode No. 10 of "The Ultimate Fighter 17" opens, Team Jones' Robert "Bubba" McDaniel admits he's not thrilled about the way the quarterfinal matchups were made and that Team Sonnen's Uriah Hall...
  44. Mike Goldberg filling in for Jon Anik to commentate on UFC on Fuel 9 in Sweden
    For the 2nd year in a row, UFC announcer Jon Anik will miss the Sweden event. Last year he was part of the wildly popular TUF: Live series, which conflicted with UFC on Fuel 2 in Stockholm, and Mike...
  45. UFC heavyweight Christian Morecraft announces MMA retirement
    Two years to the day from his last victory, UFC heavyweight Christian Morecraft on Tuesday announced his MMA retirement. Morecraft exits the sport on a two-fight skid. The 26-year-old started his...
  46. UFC 162's Chris Weidman ready 'to put my money where my mouth is' for new deal
    After months of lobbying for a shot at Anderson Silva, Chris Weidman finally got his wish. And while some might view the contest as a "big money" matchup, "The All American" disagrees. He's not even...
  47. GSP's ex-manager blasts Quebec commission, says illness maybe caused weight miss
    Montreal-based Stephane Patry has been in the MMA business for 14 years as a promoter and manager.. And while Patry doesn't have any proof former client Georges St-Pierre did anything wrong at UFC...
  48. Is UFC 158 weigh-in complaint the least (or most) Nick Diaz-like move?
    Ever since I heard that Nick Diaz's camp might file a formal complaint about everything from the handling of the weigh-in to the supervision of the drug tests at UFC 158 in Montreal, I've been trying...
  49. UFC on FUEL TV 9 headliner Gegard Mousasi pushes back retirement plan
    Gegard Mousasi has decided he needs a little more time to achieve his goals in fighting. Mousasi (33-3-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC), who meets Alexander Gustafsson (15-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) next week at UFC on FUEL TV...
  50. Jon Fitch vs. Josh Burkman confirmed as main event of World Series of Fighting 3
    Former UFC welterweight Jon Fitch will fight in the main event of World Series of Fighting 3 this June, as he takes on Josh Burkman. Link
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