- Soa Palelei vs Nikita Krylov in the works
Australian fighter Soa Palelei was forced off the UFC 161 fight card after last week's reshuffle of the card however Fight News Australia can reveal through a reliable source that negotiations are...
- Silva vs. Jones, Cain vs. JDS III rumored for Cowboys Stadium - UFC 20 year anniversary
According to Dave Meltzer, the UFC is working on putting together what could be their biggest event in promotional history this fall in Dallas at Cowboys Stadium. The show would have two huge fights...
- Former title challenger Thales Leites returns against Tom Watson at UFC 163
After a four-year absence, Thales Leites (20-4 MMA, 5-3 UFC) is once again a UFC fighter. The onetime middleweight title challenger is slated to return to the octagon at UFC 163 against up-and-comer...
- Tito Ortiz denies Jenna Jameson's allegations, turns focus to custody battle
UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz (16-11-1 MMA, 15-11-1 UFC) takes a deep breath before he answers. Long one of the most outspoken men in the sport of MMA, Ortiz briefly considers just how much he wants...
- Costa Phillipou has left Team Serra-Longo
UFC middleweight contender, Costa Philippou has left Team Serra-Longo to train at Bellmore Kickboxing Academy, as first brought to the attention of our own, Steph Daniels in her interview with Matt...
- UFC Welterweight James Head to Donate Next Fight’s Purse to Oklahoma Tornado Victims
UFC welterweight James Head will donate his next fight's earnings to the Oklahoma tornado relief effort. Link
- Uriah Hall Draws Nick Ring at UFC on Fox Sports 1 in Boston
Following an impressive run of knockouts on The Ultimate Fighter Season 18, Uriah Hall will try to rebound from a loss in the finale when he returns to action at UFC on Fox Sports 1 on August 17 in...
- John Makdessi out, Rafaello Oliveira fights Edson Barboza at UFC 162
Oh no, the injuries will not stop. This time John Makdessi is out of his scheduled fight with Edson Barboza at UFC 162. Link
- Bellator signs Bubba Jenkins
Bellator MMA announced on Friday afternoon that they have signed Bubba Jenkins to a long-term promotional agreement and he will make his debut with the organization this summer. Jenkins will not be...
- Conor McGregor vs. Andy Ogle set for UFC on FOX Sports 1
Two overseas fighters will travel across the pond to face off at the UFC on FOX Sports 1 debut this August as popular Irishman Conor McGregor will face off with England's Andy Ogle in a featherweight...
- Kampmann, Condit to lead second UFC event on FOX Sports 1
Welterweight contenders Martin Kampmann and Carlos Condit will headline the second UFC event on FOX Sports 1, FOXSports.com learned Friday. The five-round main event at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in...
- UFC follows WADA, raises marijuana test threshold
The UFC has decided to raise the marijuana testing threshold for the events they self-regulate, following WADA's decision to do the same. Link
- Miesha Tate angry that Kim Winslow might be refereeing on 'TUF 18'
Miesha Tate surprised women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey when she showed up on "The Ultimate Fighter 18" set. But the ex-Strikeforce champ got a surprise of her own when she heard Kim Winslow...
- Hester vs. Ferreira added to UFC 163 in Brazil, Magalhaes vs. Perosh official
A middleweight matchup between "The Ultimate Fighter 17" contestant Clint Hester (8-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" winner Cezar Ferreira (5-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) is official for UFC...
- Mike Brown vs. Akira Corassani set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 event in Boston
After briefly considering retirement in 2012, Mike Brown (26-8 MMA, 2-3 UFC) is ready to get back to action. The former WEC featherweight champion meets Akira Corassani (11-3-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at UFC...
- Shane del Rosario forced out at UFC 162, Dave Herman now meets Gabriel Gonzaga
Dave Herman will get another chance to prove his claim that jiu-jitsu doesn't work, as he meets fourth-degree Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 162. Link
- Jessica Andrade Replaces Miesha Tate, Will Debut vs. Liz Carmouche
Fortunately for Liz Carmouche, it looks like a sudden switch-up in the women's bantamweight division won't cancel her next UFC appearance. Now that Miesha Tate has been called up to the title...
- UFC on FX 8 'Fight of the Night' winner Lucas Martins to drop two weight classes
Brazilian knockout artist Lucas Martins (13-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) will drop down not just one but two divisions for his next UFC appearance. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) today learned from Martins'...
- Report: Magnus Cedenblad vs. Robert McDaniel slated for UFC on FOX Sports 1 2
The card for the UFC's return to Indianapolis in late summer continues to take shape with the addition of a middleweight bout to the lineup. According to a report from Brazilian news outlet Ataque...
- John Alessio signs with Bellator MMA, expected to debut in Season 9
Nearly a year after the UFC cut him loose, John Alessio has signed a deal with Bellator MMA. Bellator officials confirmed Alessio's signing to MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) and said the fighter...
- Le, Philippou the latest to call out Bisping
Cung Le and Constantinos Philippou are the latest UFC middleweights to call out Michael Bisping. Link
- White on Nelson: 'Beat someone' to get title shot
It's no secret that Dana White doesn't like UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson. But he says that his personal feeling have nothing to do with Nelson not getting a heavyweight title shot. Link
- Dave Jansen off Bellator 96, David Rickels meets Michael Chandler at Bellator 97
The injury bug has bitten Bellator's lightweight division, and champion Michael Chandler's next title defense will be delayed – and will come against a new opponent. Link
- Antonio Rogerio Nogueira out at UFC 161, promotion seeks replacement
An ailing Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) has been forced to withdraw from this month's UFC 161 event, and UFC officials are currently seeking a replacement opponent for Mauricio...
- Ronda Rousey and her mother not pleased with Dave Camarillo's assessment of her ground game
Yesterday, MMA Fighting's Luke Thomas posted an interview with Dave Camarillo where they talk about judo in MMA, and specifically about Ronda Rousey's ground game. It didn't take long for Ronda and...
- ‘TUF: Brazil 2’ Final Set, Leonardo Santos Meets William Macario at UFC on Fuel TV 10
The final bout for the second season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” is set, as welterweights Leonardo Santos and William Macario will square off at UFC on Fuel TV 10. The UFC officially announced...
- Chael Sonnen campaigns for UFC 161's open slot against 'Shogun' Rua
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) is injured and out of next week's UFC 161 co-headliner with light heavyweight Mauricio "Shogun" Rua (21-7 MMA, 5-5 UFC), but one familiar name has offered...
- UFC reportedly considering a major show at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in 2013
We've heard about the UFC's plans for stadium shows. But a speedway show? It's not as farfetched as you might think. Link
- Rumor: Shogun vs Sonnen set for UFC 161
Translated: Mauricio Shogun and Chael Sonnen will battle on the UFC 161. After Sonnen tweets that he's available, on monday night, the American trash talker indeed confirmed the deal with the UFC and...
- Lyoto Machida vs. Phil Davis set for UFC Rio 4
Light heavyweight Phil Davis (11-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) could get a chance to cut back in line for No. 1 contender if he gets past his next challenge. Sources close to the fight on Monday told MMAjunkie.com...
- Stephan Bonnar, Forrest Griffin weren't given prior notice to Hall of Fame announcement
Dana White recently announced that TUF 1 fighters Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar were going to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. But it seems that no one told the fighters beforehand. Link
- Chael Sonnen not fighting Mauricio Rua at UFC 161, fight could still take place at UFC on FS1 in Boston
So much for Shogun Rua staying on the UFC 161 main card. Link
- Rampage Jackson signs with Bellator
Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is taking his talents to Bellator. Jackson, who did not re-sign with the UFC following his unanimous decision loss to Glover Teixeira in January, has signed an exclusive...
- Tarec Saffiedine out, Robbie Lawler now meets Siyar Bahadurzada at UFC on Fox 8
Robbie Lawler won't be meeting the last Strikeforce welterweight champion at UFC on Fox 8 after all. Tarec Saffiedine, who was set to make his UFC debut at the July 27th event, has been injured and...
- Jason Miller never recieved health coverage for knee surgery from the UFC
Not a lot has been heard from Jason Miller since a series of bizarre incidents capped off the end of his professional fighting career. Now he's back on "The MMA Hour" with Ariel Helwani to talk about...
- UFC 161 bout order shuffled with Sonnen/Rua off
With Chael Sonnen/Mauricio Rua off the table, the injury-laden UFC 161 has undergone some significant changes to its bout order. Link
- Urijah Faber vs. Yuri Alcantara booked for UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 in Boston
A bout between highly ranked bantamweights Urijah Faber and Yuri Alcantara has been booked for UFC on FOX Sports 1 1. Link
- Cheick Kongo Following Teammate Rampage Jackson to Bellator MMA
Cheick Kongo is following Wolfslair teammate Quinton “Rampage” Jackson to Bellator MMA. Link
- Las Vegan Drysdale signs with UFC, will debut against Oliveira in Rio
Las Vegan Robert Drysdale has signed a contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship and will make his debut against Ednaldo Oliveira at UFC 163 on Aug. 3 in Rio de Janeiro. Link
- Rani Yahya vs. Josh Clopton slated for UFC 163 in Rio
Rani Yahya vs. Josh Clopton slated for UFC 163 in Rio A featherweight bout between Rani Yahya and Josh Clopton is in the works for August's UFC 163 event in Brazil. Link
- Amanda Nunes vs. Sheila Gaff slotted for UFC 163 in Brazil
A bantamweight bout – and the first female fight in UFC-Brazil history – between promotional newcomer Amanda Nunes and Sheila Gaff is the latest addition to August's UFC 163 event in Brazil. Link
- Champ Esparza injured, Hamasaki now meets Gadelha at Invicta FC 6
Invicta FC strawweight champion Carla Esparza is injured, so Ayaka Hamasaki will meet replacement Claudia Gadelha at Invicta FC 6. Link
- UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 gets Rua-Sonnen headliner, McDonald-Pickett, more
UFC President Dana White promised to put on a free card for the ages for the company's first event on UFC on FOX Sports 1, and the company is making good on that commitment. UFC officials today...
- Bendo/Grant is the UFC 164 main event
UFC lightweight champion Ben Henderson is returning to PPV to defend his title. Link
- McDaniel vs. Tavares, Kaufman vs. McMann added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 2 in Indy
While the UFC has been busy filling the dance card for the promotion's debut UFC on FOX Sports 1 event, company officials are busy filling out the second card, as well. Link
- World Series of Fighting Unveils Championship Belt, Plans First Title Fight for Early 2014
The World Series of Fighting has taken another step toward crowning its first world champion. A source close to the WSOF forwarded images of the promotion’s new championship belt to Sherdog.com on...
- Voelker/Head Set for UFC on FOX Sports 1: 2
James Head looks to rebound after a tough loss to Mike Pyle in what was his first (T)KO loss of his career while Voelker seeks out his first UFC win after dropping a razor-thin decision to Patrick...
- Ramsey Nijem vs. James Vick joins UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 in Boston
A stacked UFC on FOX Sports 1 debut has another addition with a lightweight bout between Ramsey Nijem and James Vick. Link
- Former UFC champ B.J. Penn could return – as a lightweight
Although UFC President Dana White has pressed hard for the fighter's retirement, B.J. Penn apparently is looking for another fight, and it'd likely come at lightweight. Link
- Michael Bisping Undergoes Surgery for Detached Retina, Interested in Cung Le Fight
Call it sympathy pains, but after Michael Bisping’s fight with Alan Belcher at UFC 159, the brash Brit lost all peripheral vision in his right eye and had to undergo surgery to fix a detached retina....