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  1. UFC Brings The Ultimate Fighter to China in November as well as Live Events Starting in 2014
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced on Thursday a new, multi-year partnership which will bring regular live UFC events to Asia, as well as a Chinese version of the UFC’s hit reality series...
  2. Thiago Alves, Four Surgeries Later, Christens Himself the Bionic Pitbull
    Four surgeries later and Thiago Alves is again on the mend. Alves was scheduled to fight Matt Brown at UFC on Fox Sports 1 in Boston on Aug. 17, but a biceps injury forced him off the card and into...
  3. Evolved and Educated, Marloes Coenen Ready for Cris Cyborg Rematch at Invicta FC 6
    While it’s been seven months since her last fight, former Strikeforce women’s 145-pound champion Marloes “Rumina” Coenen is not worried about the layoff. “My entire career has been time off over and...
  4. Daniel Cormier to Roy Nelson: Re-sign with UFC, so we can settle our differences
    Daniel Cormier wants Roy Nelson to stick around the UFC just a little longer. Cormier told MMAFighting.com on Thursday that he wants to fight Nelson at UFC 166 on Oct. 19 in Houston in what will be...
  5. Josh Koscheck injured, out of UFC 163 fight with Demian Maia in Rio
    Josh Koscheck has been injured and forced out of his UFC 163 welterweight fight against Demian Maia next month in Rio de Janeiro. The fight card will go on with 12 bouts instead of 13. Link
  6. Pepey-Sicilia, Vinicius-Bagautinov added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 3
    Marcos Vinicius meets UFC newcomer Ali Bagautinov at flyweight, while Godofredo Pepey takes on Sam Sicilia at featherweight at UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in September in Brazil. Link
  7. T.J. Dillashaw vs. Raphael Assuncao targeted for UFC on FS1: Teixeira vs. Bader
    An exciting bantamweight clash between T.J. Dillashaw and Raphael Assuncao is in the works for UFC on Fox Sports 1 #3 in Brazil. Link
  8. Johnny Bedford vs. Hugo Viana set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in Brazil
    A bantamweight bout is the latest to be added to the slate when the UFC heads to Brazil in September. Johnny Bedford will take on Hugo Viana at UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in Belo Horizonte. Link
  9. 'UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman' drug tests come back clean
    All 22 fighters who competed at this month's UFC 162 evnet tested clean for performance-enhancing drugs and recreational drugs/drugs of abuse. Link
  10. Tony Ferguson vs. Mike Rio added to UFC 166
    Lightweights Tony Ferguson and Mike Rio have been added to this fall's UFC 166 event. Link
  11. Rafael Natal vs. Tor Troeng added to UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in Brazil
    A middleweight matchup between Rafael "Sapo" Natal and "The Ultimate Fighter 17" contestant Tor Troeng is the latest addition to September's UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 event in Brazil. Link
  12. Jared Downing replaces Rob Emerson, meets Patricio 'Pitbull' at Bellator 97
    After nearly three years away from the promotion, featherweight Jared Downing returns to the Bellator MMA cage to face Patricio "Pitbull" Freire at Bellator 97. Link
  13. T.J. Grant injured, Anthony Pettis now meets champ Benson Henderson at UFC 164
    Benson Henderson and Anthony Pettis will meet again, but this time the UFC lightweight title will be on the line. Link
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  14. Cris Cyborg Talks Invicta FC, Coenen, UFC and Rousey
    Some tidbits..... PDG: With the PED situation behind you, what was the biggest lesson you learned from that experience? Cyborg Santos: Don’t trust anyone! And I have to control my weight. Cutting to...
  15. Munoz vs. Bisping expected for Manchester card
    Michael Bisping and Mark Munoz are set to face off in Manchester on October 26th according to a report. Link
  16. Invicta FC 6 Weigh-in Results: Marloes Coenen vs. Cris Cyborg II Officially Set
    -Marlose Coenen (145) vs. Cris Cyborg (144.9) -Ayaka Hamasaki (115.3) vs. Claudia Gadelha (114.5) -Sarah D’Alelio (134.8) vs. Lauren Taylor (134.8) -Leslie Smith (125.1) vs. Jennifer Maia (124.6)...
  17. UFC 163 main card adds Leites-Watson, McCall-Santos replaces Clopton-Yahya on FX
    A middleweight contest between Thales Leites and Tom Watson has been promoted to main-card status at next month's UFC 163 event. Link
  18. Keith Wisniewski vs. Marcelo Guimares set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in Brazil
    The UFC's September trip to Brazil continues to grow at a rapid pace, this time with the addition of a welterweight bout. Keith Wisniewski will return after more than 16 months on the sideline to...
  19. Weidman vs. Silva rematch heads UFC 168 on Dec. 28, Rousey vs. Tate II co-main
    UFC President Dana White promised the world that new UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman (10-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) and former kingpin Anderson Silva (33-5 MMA, 16-1 UFC) would meet again. Now it's...
  20. Invicta FC 6 results: Cris 'Cyborg' claims featherweight belt with TKO win
    Top women's featherweight fighter Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos (12-1) added another belt to her trophy case, as she earned Invicta Fighting Championships' inaugural featherweight belt with a...
  21. Invicta FC 6 bonuses: Penne, Nakamoto, Smith, Maia win awards
    Jessica Penne, Miriam Nakamoto, Leslie Smith and Jennifer Maia each took home post-fight bonus awards for their performances at Saturday's Invicta FC 6 card. Penne picked up the "Submission of the...
  22. UFC on FOX 8's Rory MacDonald: 'Sometimes, you just want to hurt someone'
    It's impossible not to sense a sadistic streak in the 23-year-old Rory MacDonald (14-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) as he speaks about his upcoming fight with Jake Ellenberger (29-6 MMA, 8-2 UFC) at UFC on FOX 8....
  23. Martins-Hernandez set for UFC on FOX Sports 1 3; Assuncao-Dillashaw on hold
    Lucas Martins will welcome UFC newcomer Ramiro Hernandez at UFC on FOX Sports 1 3 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, but a bantamweight bout between Raphael Assuncao and T.J. Dillashaw previously reported...
  24. UFC 167, St-Pierre vs. Hendricks heads to Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena
    The UFC will close out the 2013 schedule with back-to-back pay-per-view events at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena. As previously announced, the Dec. 28 UFC 168 event, which features the...
  25. Cage Warriors 57, Paul Daley-Lukasz Chlewicki stream Saturday on MMAjunkie.com
    As a reminder, you can watch a live and free stream of Saturday's Cage Warriors 57 event on MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com). The event features a welterweight headliner between big-show veteran...
  26. Anthony Johnson vs. Mike Kyle headlines WSOF 5 in Atlantic City
    A light-heavyweight bout between Anthony Johnson (15-4) and Mike Kyle (20-9-1) will headline World Series of Fighting's fifth event, officials today announced. WSOF 5 takes place Sept. 14 at Revel...
  27. Silva defies clowning critics: 'Part of the show'
    It took just days for Anderson Silva to change his mind. His legacy as a champion was not over. His immediate rejection of a rematch would not stick. He wanted a sequel with Chris Weidman, and there...
  28. Anthony Pettis' message to Benson Henderson: 'I'm not the same fighter you fought in Arizona'
    Anthony Pettis was unwinding at his coach's house, surrounded by friends, heaping plate of hot food in his hands, the summer sun beating down on another Milwaukee afternoon. He had no idea how...
  29. T.J. Grant says he has no guaranteed title shot upon return from injury
    T.J. Grant isn't happy about the supposed conspiracy theory surrounding his removal from a title shot, and says he isn't guaranteed one even when he returns from injury. Link
  30. Cub Swanson wants title shot, will settle for Ricardo Lamas or Frankie Edgar in meantime
    Most fighters riding a 5 fight streak with two top 10 wins would be itching for a title shot. While Swanson would like to contend for the strap in his next bout, he's not going to let that hold him...
  31. Gilbert Melendez finds 15-minute silver lining on path back to UFC title fight
    Gilbert Melendez saw Benson Henderson's hand get raised, and right away he started looking for the silver lining. It didn't take long for the former Strikeforce lightweight champion to find one after...
  32. Jon Fitch: I have fifteen fights left in me
    When Jon Fitch was cut from the UFC following a unanimous decision loss to Demian Maia at UFC 156 in February, UFC President Dana White said the welterweight - while still a good fighter and a...
  33. UFC 161 drug tests come back clean, no TUEs issued
    All fighters who underwent drug testing at this past month's UFC 161 event successfully passed their tests. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) confirmed the results with Marc Ratner, the UFC's senior...
  34. With Bisping fight a no-go, UFC's Cung Le focused on 'TUF: China'
    Cung Le really wanted a fight with Michael Bisping, but with the potential bout now a no-go, the UFC middleweight is hoping to focus his efforts on China. More specifically, he's hoping a potential...
  35. Nurmagomedov wants B.J. Penn or T.J. Grant next
    Undefeated UFC Lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov wants to face a legend or a top contender in his next bout. Link
  36. Erick Silva vs. Dong Hyun Kim targeted for October 9th UFC event in Brazil
    A welterweight clash between Erick Silva and Dong Hyun Kim is reportedly being planned for a UFC card in Brazil this October. Link
  37. Dana White makes it official: UFC fight-night bonuses staying
    Fighters who were worried that their potential to win fight-night bonuses in the UFC might be going away can rest a little easier. Dana White said on Tuesday the bonuses will stay. Link
  38. UFC President Dana White says flyweights will 'absolutely' headline future PPVs
    UFC on FOX 8 main-eventer and flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson holds the dubious honor of being the only current champ to never have headlined a pay-per-view event. But that could change soon,...
  39. With Silva Weidman II going down, who should Vitor fight next?
    With Silva vs Weidman II going down this December(in 5 freaking months), who should Vitor fight next? A MW, a LHW, back to HW for Vitor?? I only listed 5 choices in the poll and an option for other,...
  40. Ken Shamrock mends fences with adoptive brother Frank Shamrock for MMA project
    UFC Hall of Famer and former champion Ken Shamrock said he's ended his longtime feud with adoptive brother Frank Shamrock to work on a hush-hush MMA project he believes will "challenge a lot of the...
  41. Bantamweight Ed West granted release from Bellator, looks for quick turnaround
    As far as breakups go, Ed West's departure from Bellator MMA sounds like the start of a courtship, not a divorce. But sometimes in sports, athletes and their bosses part ways amicably. That appears...
  42. Quinn Mulhern out, Al Iaquinta meets Ryan Couture at UFC 164 in Milwaukee
    An injury to Quinn Mulhern has knocked him out of a lightweight fight against Ryan Couture at UFC 164 in Milwaukee. Stepping in for him will be "TUF 15" runner-up Al Iaquinta. Link
  43. Bisping Refutes being KOed at Freddie Roach's Wild Card Gym
    Michael Bisping has refuted any rumours he was Greenlit at Freddie Roach's Wild Card gym for going too hard in training. Link
  44. Robert Drysdale reportedly out of UFC 163 with staph infection
    A staph infection reportedly will delay the UFC debut of Robert Drysdale, who's been forced off next month's UFC 163 card. The Las Vegas Review-Journal first reported the scratch. MMAjunkie.com...
  45. For James Krause, two bonuses, one drug test, $100K and a lot of paranoia
    In the month since his submission victory over Sam Stout at UFC 161 in Winnipeg, James Krause has had plenty of time to think about what substances may or may not have been floating around his...
  46. Nassau County to proclaim July 17 as 'Chris Weidman Day'
    UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will be honored by Long Island, N.Y., on Wednesday for his historic knockout of Anderson Silva at UFC 162. Nassau County executive Edward P. Mangano will be...
  47. Dana White: “I Don’t Think Rory MacDonald Ever Said He Wouldn’t Fight Georges St-Pierre”
    UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald could be on a collision course with fellow Tri Star training partner and UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, but MacDonald doesn’t want to talk about it....
  48. Ray Sefo takes temporary leave from WSOF to prepare for 100th pro combat match
    Ray Sefo has taken a temporary leave of absence from his job as World Series of Fighting president to focus on his job as World Series of Fighting fighter. Sefo is scheduled to compete against Dave...
  49. Francimar Barroso replaces injured Robert Drysdale at UFC 163
    UFC newcomer Francimar Barosso has stepped up on short notice to fight Ednaldo Oliveira at UFC 163 in Brazil. Barosso is a solid prospect sporting a 15-3 record and were it not for a loss to Baga...
  50. John Howard replaces Josh Samman, faces Uriah Hall at UFC Fight Night 26
    Seven-time UFC veteran John Howard (20-8 MMA, 4-3 UFC) returns to the octagon for the first time in two years at next month's UFC Fight Night 26 event to face "The Ultimate Fighter 17" finalist Uriah...
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