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  1. Ryo Chonan responds to Chan Sung Jung's open letter
    Former Pride FC star Ryo Chonan has some choice words for Chan Sung Jung and those offended by the image of the rising sun. Link
  2. Amir Sadollah injured, Nah-Shon Burrell now meets Stephen Thompson at UFC 160
    Amir Sadollah (6-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) has been forced out of his welterweight fight against Stephen Thompson (6-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at UFC 160 next month, and a Strikeforce vet will instead get his second...
  3. With back still against wall, UFC on FUEL TV 9's Pablo Garza enlists help of ATT
    A much-needed win over Mark Hominick means Pablo Garza has a little room to breathe – but he admits it's not much. And so "The Scarecrow" changed things up, enlisting the service of American Top...
  4. Melvin Guillard finds new home at Grudge, coach optimistic about turnaround
    This morning UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard moved in to a triplex that serves as a fighter house for the Grudge Training Center in Denver, and a handshake deal has put a new head coach in his...
  5. UFC exec says English TV deal nearly done, teases launch of weekly magazine show
    For years, UFC President Dana White has pinned the potential for U.K. expansion on key factor: the "right" TV deal. Now, it seems, the company may finally be on the verge of signing such a contract....
  6. ONE FC 8 weigh-in results: Champ Boku, challenger Aoki official
    -Champ Kotetsu Boku (70 kg/154 lbs.) vs Shinya Aoki (70.1 kg/155 lbs.) *for ONE FC 7 lineup -Brock Larson (83.9 kg/185 lbs.) vs Melvin Manhoef (83.9 kg/185 lbs.) -Jens Pulver (60.9 kg/134 lbs.) vs...
  7. UFC 158 Drug Tests Come Back Clean
    Although he cast doubt on his ability to pass a drug test prior to the biggest fight of his life, Nick Diaz is in the clear following UFC 158. The Regie des alcools des courses et des jeux (Quebec's...
  8. Nick Diaz is retired unless he gets GSP or Silva
    Nick Diaz's future is uncertain. But as far as he's concerned, if it doesn't include another shot at GSP or a fight with Anderson Silva, he's not interested. Link
  9. TLI students indicted in NYE rape case
    Matthew Maldonado and Nicholas Schultz were indicted on somewhere between eleven and nineteen counts in the alleged rape of a fellow Team Lloyd Irvin student on New Year's Eve. Link
  10. Rashad may move to MW if he loses to Hendo at 161
    Following his decision loss to Lil Nog, Evans is coming off consecutive losses for the first time in his career. While he's confident he won't be cut if he loses to Hendo at UFC 161, he says that...
  11. Raphael Assuncao vs. Vaughan Lee slated for UFC on Fuel 10
    One more fight appears to be on tap for UFC on Fuel 10: Nogueira vs. Werdum in Fortaleza, Brazil. Tatame reports that Brazilian bantamweight Raphael Assuncao will fight England's Vaughan Lee on June...
  12. Alexis Davis vs. Rosi Sexton added to UFC 161 in Winnipeg
    An important women's bantamweight fight has been added to UFC 161. Alexis Davis will meet Rosi Sexton on June 15 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, the promotion announced Thursday. The bout will mark...
  13. Olympic wrestling legend, Kenny Monday joins the Blackzilian camp as wrestling coach
    Three time Olympian, Kenny Monday, discusses how he came to sign on with the Blackzilians, the difficulty in leaving behind his alma mater and how he plans to stay active with Battlegrounds MMA. Link
  14. ONE FC 8 results: Aoki claims title, Larson tops Manhoef, Pulver submitted
    Shinya Aoki said he was conserving his energy as he prepared to go five rounds. But the Japanese legend needed little more than a single round to submit lightweight Kotetsu Boku and add a new belt to...
  15. UFC on FUEL TV 9 weigh-in results: Headliners Mousasi, Latifi official
    STOCKHOLM – MMAjunkie.com was on scene and reporting live from today's official UFC on FUEL TV 9 fighter weigh-ins, where all 26 fighters, including headliners Gegard Mousasi and Ilir Latifi, made...
  16. Chael: "I'm the best MMA wrestler in the world"
    After trading words for months,UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones and perennial contender Chael Sonnen finally get to trade blows at UFC 159. - - - Plus, Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher meet in a...
  17. UFC on FUEL TV 9's Conor McGregor: 'I already feel like a contender'
    If Marcus Brimage is upset with Conor McGregor or his fans, McGregor has one thing to say to his upcoming opponent: Deal with it. Link
  18. Marcus Brimage annoyed by Conor McGregor fans prior to UFC on FUEL TV 9
    UFC matchmakers aren't the only ones giving Marcus Brimage a hard time. Conor McGregor fans don't like him much, either, ahead of the pair's meeting at UFC on FUEL TV 9 on Saturday in Sweden. Link
  19. UFC on FUEL TV 9 bonuses: McGregor, Madadi, Pickett, Easton win $60,000
    Conor McGregor, Reza Madadi, Brad Pickett and Mike Easton each earned $60,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday's "UFC on FUEL TV 9: Mousasi vs. Latifi" event. McGregor earned the "Knockout...
  20. UFC on FUEL TV 9 draws a reported 14,506 attendance for $2.71 million live gate
    Saturday night's UFC on FUEL TV 9 event drew an announced attendance of 14,506 and a live gate of $2,710,530. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) confirmed the attendance and gate figures at the...
  21. From welfare to custom suits, Conor McGregor says UFC win biggest of career
    While it's already being praised as one of the most impressive UFC debuts in recent memory, Conor McGregor's UFC on FUEL TV 9 win didn't just boost his notoriety in the sport: It's also going to get...
  22. Gegard Mousasi fought Ilir Latifi on injured knee, will undergo surgery
    If Gegard Mousasi seemed slow and deliberate in his unanimous decision victory over Ilir Latifi in Saturday's UFC on Fuel 9 main event, he had a good reason. The former Strikeforce and Dream champion...
  23. Ross Pearson suffered backstage foot injury at UFC on FUEL TV 9
    As bad as things got on the week of UFC on FUEL TV 9, they couldn't have gotten worse: The event nearly lost its co-headliner just hours before it was set to begin. Ross Pearson (15-6 MMA, 7-3 UFC),...
  24. UFC Victory Under His Belt, Popular Irishman Conor McGregor is Now Shipping Up to Boston
    Irishman Conor McGregor went from collecting a little less than $250 per week to being paid thousands for fighting in the UFC, and now he’s shipping up to Boston. UFC president Dana White – who prior...
  25. Ferreira out, Camozzi/Natal now booked for FX 8
    TUF Brazil champion Cezar Ferreira is injured, and what was originally a matchup between C.B. Dollaway and Ferreira at UFC on FX 8 is now Chris Camozzi and Rafael Natal. Link
  26. 'UFC 161: Barao vs. Wineland' lineup set, tickets on sale this week
    The 13-bout lineup, including a championship headliner between interim bantamweight titleholder Renan Barao (30-1 MMA, 5-0 UFC) and challenger Eddie Wineland (20-8-1 MMA, 2-2 UFC), is set for June's...
  27. Marloes Coenen vs. Cristiane 'Cyborg' title rematch will headline Invicta FC 6
    The recently announced championship bout between Marloes Coenen (21-5) and Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos (11-1) will headline Invicta FC 6. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) recently passed along news of...
  28. Colin Fletcher announces UFC release.
    TUF: The Smashes lightweight runner-up Colin Fletcher is no longer with the UFC following a loss to Mike Ricci at UFC 158. The first cut casualty of UFC 158 has been announced. Lightweight Colin...
  29. Ross Pearson says foot not broken after UFC on FUEL TV 9 victory
    A backstage injury didn't turn out to be as severe as Ross Pearson originally thought. While warming up backstage for an eventual TKO victory over Ryan Couture in Saturday's UFC on FUEL TV 9...
  30. Brad Pickett aiming for Michael McDonald-like foe after UFC on FUEL TV 9 win
    Link STOCKHOLM – When perusing his division's rankings, Brad Pickett often finds his opponent's name further down the list from his own. However, he hopes it's a trend that soon ends. Pickett (23-7...
  31. Conor McGregor targeted for UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 in Boston, Dublin in future
    STOCKHOLM – With a dazzling UFC debut, a $60,000 "Knockout of the Night" bonus, and a quickly filling bandwagon, featherweight prospect Conor McGregor appears to have a date for his next fight....
  32. Boxer Pokes fun at Conor McGregor and MMA
    Olympic boxing silver medalist ,Kenny Egan pokes fun at fellow Irishman Conor McGregor after his UFC debut win and MMA in general. Tweet
  33. Hector Lombard announces partnership with Mike Dolce
    Hector Lombard has announced, via Twitter, that he will be working with Mike Dolce. Link
  34. WSOF president: Paulo Filho won't be returning to the organization
    The listless, passive performance recently delivered by Paulo Filho is likely to keep him from returning to World Series of Fighting. Link
  35. UFC on Fuel TV 9: Post fight reactions
    Here is the post fight reactions from the fighters straight after they fought. LINK
  36. UFC on Fuel TV 9: Through my eyes
    So once again I was off to Stockholm, Sweden to watch the UFC, but this time was different, this time I was going not only as a fan. but a fan with Media Credentials. Always looking to make the most...
  37. Jessamyn Duke appeals controversial Invicta FC 5 KO loss to Miriam Nakamoto
    Jessamyn Duke thought at the time she might be getting the short end of the stick, but she wasn't quite sure. Immediately after eating a second knee from Miriam Nakamoto (2-0) at Friday's Invicta FC...
  38. Signal to Noise: UFC on FUEL TV 9, Invicta 5's best and worst
    In the UFC's return to Stockholm, Sweden, and Invicta's fifth event of its existence, there was much to love and plenty to hate. As far as the UFC is concerned, losing their main event wasn't...
  39. Exclusive Interview: Brad Pickett 2 days after FOTN performance against Mike Easton
    Brad talks exclusively to MMA Mental 2 days after his FOTN the win over Mike Easton, he talks about his performance, he also looks back at his journey and growth in MMA, from the small shows in the...
  40. Mitrione suspended after breach of code of conduct
    The UFC says that Matt Mitrione has been suspended after his tirade of transphobic comments on The MMA Hour regarding transgender fighter Fallon Fox. Link
  41. Rodrigo Damm fights his way into the hospital
    Damm broke into medical offices Thursday night, seeking attention for his ailing wife. Link
  42. Mitrione: Fallon Fox is a 'disgusting freak'
    Matt Mitrione calls transgender fighter Fallon Fox a "disgusting freak" among other insults during an appearance on The MMA Hour. Link
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  43. MMA love rediscovered, Jamie Varner interested in UFC bout with Diego Sanchez
    Jamie Varner is caught in what he calls "purgatory" right now. He's ready for a fight, but he's got nothing booked. There are fights he's interested in if they work out, though – largely thanks to...
  44. Rashad Evans shrugs off retirement talk prior to UFC 161 fight with Henderson
    Retirement isn't imminent for ex-UFC champion Rashad Evans, nor was it prior to his UFC 156 fight against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Link
  45. Undefeated in Seven Pro Fights, Sergio Pettis Anxious to Join His Brother in the UFC
    Last month’s RFA show was supposed to be a coming out for Roufusport featherweightSergio “Phenom” Pettis, but an injury to his opponent forced him off the card. Thankfully, Pettis was able to get...
  46. Lloyd Irvin continues purchasing 'Rape themed' URLs, turning them into marketing websites
    After Lloyd Irvin previously apologized for purchasing LloydIrvinRape.com, calling the move "in poor taste," similar websites were purchased again last month and, again, are now marketing sites for...
  47. Iliarde Santos in for Marcos Vinicius, meets Yuri Alcantara at UFC on FX 8
    Promotional newcomer Iliarde Santos (27-6-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will fill in for an injured Marcos Vinicius (20-4-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) against Yuri Alcantara (27-4 MMA, 2-1 UFC) next month in Brazil. The two...
  48. 35-year-old Canadian man dies after unregulated MMA event in Michigan
    Following an event at the American Legion in Port Huron, Michigan, a fighter collapsed and could not be revived. Link
  49. MFC middleweight champ Elvis Mutapcic signs with World Series of Fighting
    Elvis Mutapcic, considered by many to be one of the top middleweights outside the UFC, is taking his game to the World Series of Fighting with a five-fight deal, sources close to the promotion told...
  50. Exclusive Interview: Tom Watson talks possible opponents and much more
    Tom 'Kong' Watson talks about making his UFC debut, winning 2 bonuses against Nedkov. He also gives his views on TRT, who he would like to face next and UFC on Fuel TV 9. LINK
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