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  1. Dana White doesn't expect Stefan Struve to ever fight again
    The UFC president told CBS that he doesn't expect Dutch Heavyweight Stefan Struve to ever fight again due to a 'rip in his heart.' Link
  2. Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem official for UFC 167
    Two oft-concussed heavyweights will fight each other this November, as Frank Mir fights Alistair Overeem. Link
  3. Johny Hendricks has yet to file VADA paperwork
    The VADA drug testing agency reports that Hendricks has yet file the paperwork to comply with pre-fight drug screenings. Link
  4. Bellator's inaugural pay-per-view to air live on Armed Forces Network
    Bellator MMA's partnership with the Armed Forces Network brings the tournament-based promotion's regular-season events to men and women in uniform. Now, those troops will get to see who has more left...
  5. Ryan Thomas Poised for Rematch at XFC 25, Wants to Become Two-Promotion Champion
    Heading into his scheduled fight against Ian Stephens at XFC 25 on Friday, former UFC and Bellator welterweight Ryan “The Tank Engine” Thomas had experienced opponents dropping out of fights, but...
  6. Five observations about TUF 18
    Whenever the colors of the "Ultimate Fighter" franchise begin to bleed together a little bit the UFC gets to experimenting. Over the years we’ve seen the shake-ups: There was the live version. There...
  7. Joe Warren deemed medically ineligible to compete at Bellator 98 on Sept. 7 at Mohegan Sun
    Former Bellator Featherweight Champion Joe Warren has been deemed ineligible to compete by the Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletic Regulation. After reviewing the medical documentation submitted by...
  8. 'UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos Santos III' lineup set, flyweights on main card
    In addition to a major heavyweight championship trilogy, October's UFC 166 event features 13 total bouts, a preliminary card full of familiar names, and a main card that kicks off with a pair of...
  9. TUF 18 debuts to lowest series ratings ever, UFC Fight Night loses 300,000 viewers from week before
    The debut of The Ultimate Fighter on Fox Sports 1 featuring coaches Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate and the first ever co-ed cast drew 762,000 viewers, by far the lowest season debut in the series'...
  10. Liz Carmouche continues quest for another title shot with match against Alexis Davis
    Liz Carmouche, the bantamweight who along with champion Ronda Rousey helped turn the first women's fight in UFC history into a major success, will continue her bid for another title shot when she...
  11. UFC 167 adds Donald Cerrone vs. Evan Dunham to 20th anniversary show
    The UFC's 20th anniversary event has a new lightweight bout. Donald Cerrone(20-6 MMA, 7-3 UFC) and Evan Dunham (14-4 MMA, 7-4 UFC) have been booked for the November show. UFC officials confirmed the...
  12. Nevada commission triples allowed marijuana metabolite levels
    Keith Kizer, the executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, has revealed that the NSAC will be tripling the levels of marijuana metabolites allowed when drug testing mixed martial...
  13. James Krause vs. Bobby Green booked for UFC Fight Night 31's 'Troops' event
    A lightweight bout between James Krause and Bobby Green has been added to "UFC Fight Night 31: UFC Fight for the Troops 3." Link
  14. UFC's Carlos Condit targets Matt Brown after Martin Kampmann redemption
    Former UFC interim welterweight champ Carlos Condit said his priority remains winning the undisputed title, as well as putting on great fights for the fans. Link
  15. Bellator 98 weigh ins and Fight card change
    MAIN CARD Bellator Middleweight World Title Fight: Alexander “Storm” Shlemenko (183.3) vs. Brett Cooper (184.8) Bellator Middleweight Tournament Opening Round: Justin Torrey (185) vs. Brennan Ward...
  16. UFC Fight Night 28 medical suspensions: 'Jacare' Souza could be out six months
    A trio of fighters from Wednesday's UFC Fight Night 28 card in Brazil, including co-main event winner Ronaldo Souza, could be out as long as six months. Link
  17. Former UFC Champ Benson Henderson Avoids Elbow Surgery, Can Resume Training Immediately
    Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson injured his arm when Anthony Pettis submitted him via armbar at UFC 164 on Aug. 31 in Milwaukee. The good news, however, is that Henderson’s injury...
  18. Jacare Souza reluctantly open to future fight against Anderson Silva
    Although he doesn't seem to want to do so, Ronaldo Souza admitted at last night's (Sept. 4, 2013) UFC Fight Night 28 post-fight press conference that he's open to a fight against his fellow...
  19. UFC veterans Luiz Cane, Rodney Wallace headline event in Brazil
    New MMA promotion Standout Fighting Tournament will have its first show Sept. 20 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and has signed Luiz "Banha" Cane and Rodney Wallace, a pair of UFC veterans, to headline their...
  20. Dan Henderson not worried about Vitor Belfort’s TRT: I beat him when he was on steroids
    Both fighters are using the testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) for their fights, but "Hendo" doesn’t believe it’s fair since the Brazilian got caught in the past. "It doesn’t bother me, it is...
  21. With Mitchell vs. Cabral, UFC Fight Night 29 lineup finalized with 12 bouts
    With a welterweight bout between David Mitchell and Yan Cabral now official, the 12-bout lineup is set for next month's UFC Fight Night 29 event. Link
  22. Johny Hendricks' camp saw red flags in GSP's offer for VADA testing
    Following report that Johny Hendricks has not followed through on VADA testing, his manager talks red flags in Georges St-Pierre's offer to pay for VADA testing ahead of UFC 167. Link
  23. Middleweight ‘Arm Collector’ Giva Santana Retires Following Bellator 98 Loss to Jason Butcher
    Bellator middleweight Giva Santana has retired at age 41. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist announced his decision following a second-round technical knockout defeat to Jason Butcher at Saturday...
  24. Attila Vegh situation 'taken out of context'
    The saga between light heavyweight contender Attila Vegh and Bellator over whether or not Vegh was being replaced for his upcoming bout with Emanuel Newton due to an injury or a "business decision"...
  25. Warren KO'd in training
    Ex-Bellator champ and Fight Master reality show star Joe Warren was reportedly KO'd during training which forced the cancellation of his Bantamweight semi-final tournament bout with Nick Kirk at...
  26. Cheick Kongo meets Mark Godbeer at Bellator 101 in Portland
    Former UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo will make his Bellator MMA debut later this month. The promotion on Saturday announced Kongo will meet Mark Godbeer at Bellator 101. Link
  27. Brian Ebersole meets Rick Story at UFC 167 in Las Vegas
    A pair of welterweights looking to get back in the win column will meet on the UFC's 20th anniversary show in November. Brian Ebersole and Rick Story will meet at UFC 167. Link
  28. Ronda Rousey Reveals Why She Thought She Was Being Replaced on TUF
    When UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey walked onto The Ultimate Fighter set for the first time to begin filming she was expecting to see opposing coach Cat Zigano in the room, but...
  29. Nate Diaz vs. Gray Maynard Rubber Match Set for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale
    UFC lightweights Nate Diaz and Gray Maynard will meet for the third time at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale on Nov. 30 in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the bout on Sunday. Diaz and Maynard first...
  30. Elias Silverio plans to drop to 155 pounds following first UFC win
    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil -- Elias Silverio took on Joao Zeferino on short notice at UFC Fight Night 28 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and moved to 9-0 in MMA with a unanimous decision victory. Excited to...
  31. Wrestling reinstated for 2020 Games
    Seven months after losing its Olympic place, wrestling was reinstated for the 2020 Games on Sunday when the IOC overturned a decision many members thought was a mistake. Link
  32. UFC Featherweight Matt Grice in serious auto accident
    The UFC sends its thoughts and prayers to featherweight Matt Grice, who was involved in a serious auto accident over the weekend that required surgery. More details on his condition will be posted as...
  33. In search for life after fighting, Danny Downes remakes himself as an MMA writer
    Danny Downes got the news in a text message. He'd been expecting it, and he thought he was ready for it, but he thought wrong. This was the fall of 2011, a little more than a month after his second...
  34. Rebney: 'Ridiculously one-dimensional' champ Askren will dominate if in UFC
    So far, it hasn't been the same kind of controversy that Bellator MMA experienced with Eddie Alvarez's free agency. What will happen to the promotion's welterweight champion, Ben Askren, remains to...
  35. UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Bigfoot Confirmed for Brisbane, Australia on Dec. 7
    Tom Wright, Director of UFC Operations in Australia, New Zealand and Canada, confirmed that UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Bigfoot will take place on Dec. 6 (Dec. 7 in Australia) at the Brisbane...
  36. Cole Miller vs. Andy Ogle slated for UFC Fight Night 30 in Manchester
    A featherweight bout between Cole Miller (19-8 MMA, 8-6 UFC) and Andy Ogle (9-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) is the latest addition to next month's UFC Fight Night 30 event. UFC officials today announced the bout....
  37. Japanese UFC Vets Issei Tamura and Riki Fukuda to Fight at Road FC 13
    Two Japanese fighters recently released by the UFC have been snapped up by Korean promotion Road FC and will be fighting on Oct. 12 in Gumi, South Korea. Link
  38. Nate Diaz responds to Maynard match-up: 'F*** that, I'm fighting Pettis'
    Nate Diaz has responded to the UFC's announcement of his rematch with Gray Maynard at the TUF 18 Finale in his own inimitable style. Link
  39. Heavyweights Alistair Overeem, Frank Mir To Clash At UFC167 In Las Vegas
    Alistair Overeem and Frank Mir will collide in a heavyweight showdown at UFC 167. UFC officials announced the booking Friday following an initial report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal. UFC 167...
  40. Thiago Tavares vs. Quinn Mulhern set for UFC Fight Night 32
    Thiago Tavares returns to the Octagon to meet Quinn Mulhern at UFC Fight Night 32 on Nov. 9 in Goiania, Brazil. Sources close to the UFC confirmed the match-up to MMA Fighting on Monday. Link
  41. Ailing father forces Shahbulat Shamhalaev out of 145 tourney at Bellator 99
    Season 7 featherweight tournament winner Shahbulat Shamhalaev's second run at Bellator gold will have to wait. The fighter is withdrawing from the promotion's Season 9 tournament to tend to his...
  42. Sinclair out at Bellator 101, Tirloni meets Clementi in lightweight tourney
    Rob Sinclair's debut for Bellator MMA has been put on hold, and Ricardo Tirloni is the beneficiary. Tirloni will meet Rich Clementi in the upcoming lightweight tourney with Sinclair out with a knee...
  43. Matt Riddle announces retirement from MMA following rib injury
    Matt Riddle withdrew from his scheduled Bellator MMA debut after suffering a rib injury on Monday. Riddle, who was slated to fight Luis Melo Jr. in the quarterfinals of the Bellator's season-nine...
  44. Amanda Nunes meets Germaine de Randamie at UFC's 'Fight for the Troops 3' card
    A second women's bantamweight bout has been added to "UFC Fight Night 31: UFC Fight for the Troops 3." Amanda Nunes and Germaine de Randamie will meet on the card in two months in Kentucky. Link
  45. Can drug testing programs do more than create media frenzies?
    For UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and challenger Johny Hendricks, pre-fight gamesmanship has taken on a whole new meaning. With their 170-pound title fight scheduled for Nov. 16 at MGM...
  46. Revitalized to fight Chael Sonnen, Rashad Evans admits he 'was just going through the motions'
    The night before Chael Sonnen tweeted out his latest callout via Photoshop, he and Rashad Evans were seated inches away from each other, waxing poetic about Carlos Condit for UFC Fight Night 27's...
  47. Following car accident and head injury, Matt Grice removed from UFC 166 lineup
    With UFC featherweight Matt Grice still hospitalized following a serious car accident on Sunday, his bout has been removed from next month's UFC 166 fight card. Link
  48. EVOLVE MMA and JACKSON’S MMA Announce Huge Partnership
    In a complete shocker, Evolve MMA and Jackson’s MMA just announced a ground-breaking, strategic partnership with Chatri Sityodtong and Greg Jackson joining hands. Link
  49. ‘Jacare’ Souza wants test at 205: 'I've always had this idea'
    Weight difference is not a problem for Ronaldo Souza. The two-time black belt absolute world champion in jiu-jitsu has fought guys who weighed more than 30 pounds than him, and "Jacare" eyes more...
  50. Anderson Silva: Chael Sonnen Will Be Next United States President
    Could it be that former long-time UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has truly buried the hatchet with his old rival Chael Sonnen? "The Spider" paid Sonnen a compliment, albeit a backhanded...
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