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  1. Renzo Gracie responds to criticism, says Royce doesn’t help the Gracie family
    Renzo Gracie isn’t happy with Royce Gracie’s words about the new generation of the family. The UFC Hall of Famer criticized younger members of the clan for their recent losses in MMA, but Renzo...
  2. UFC rep: Despite testosterone issue, Robert Drysdale will still fight in octagon
    Robert Drysdale remains under contract with the UFC and will not face any disciplinary action from the promotion despite a recent drug-testing snag. Link.
  3. Tim Kennedy says Belfort's manipulation is a 'spit in the face' of all martial artists
    UFC middleweight standout, Tim Kennedy discusses Belfort's manipulation of the system, how important Fight For The Troops is, and gives a fun training story from Jackson's MMA. Link
  4. Browne to take WADA testing alongside Barnett
    With Barnett making his first appearance as a competitor in Nevada in the better part of the decade, the commission required him to submit to additional drug testing prior to his UFC 168. News came...
  5. Keith Kizer on why throwing in the towel remains a foul in Nevada
    Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer on why throwing in the towel is a foul, and the proper way for a corner to stop a fight. Link
  6. Aleksandra Albu Injured, Julie Kedzie Awaits New UFC Fight Night 33 Opponent
    After suffering an undisclosed injury, female bantamweight fighter Aleksandra Albu will postpone her Octagon debut, UFC officials announced on Tuesday. Link
  7. Bellator 106: Chandler vs. Alvarez II Sets Record High TV Ratings Mark
    Bellator MMA, in one week, more than doubled its TV ratings results week-over-week, setting a new all-time high mark for the promotion. Link
  8. Cruz-Barao takes top billing at UFC 169 with Aldo-Lamas as co-main event
    Because of its champion vs. champion nature, the bantamweight title unification bout between Dominick Cruz and Renan Barao will serve as the main event of UFC 169. Link
  9. Vaughan Lee out of UFC 167 vs. Sergio Pettis, UFC seeking replacement
    The highly anticipated UFC debut of Sergio Pettis will see a change less than two weeks before the fight. An injury has knocked Vaughan Lee from his bantamweight fight against Pettis next week at UFC...
  10. Alexander Gustafsson fights Jimi Manuwa at UFC Fight Night in London
    The UFC has found a new opponent for light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson. Link
  11. World Series of Fighting Targets New Zealand for April 2014
    WSOF is planning to continue its international expansion with a fight card in New Zealand in April of 2014, MMAWeekly.com learned on Tuesday. WSOF president Ray Sefo said that the deal is constructed...
  12. UFC Fight for the Troops 3 Weigh-in Results: Kennedy and Natal Hit the Mark
    The UFC heads to Fort Campbell, Ky., on Wednesday for its first Fight for the Troops event in nearly three years. The card is headlined by Green Beret Tim Kennedy and his Brazilian opponent Rafael...
  13. Bellator heavyweight and middleweight November title bouts swap dates
    A reshuffling of Bellator's November schedule has led Alexander Volkov and Alexander Shlemenko to swap dates for their upcoming title defenses. Heavyweight champion Volkov (19-3), who was initially...
  14. UFC Fight Night 31's Amanda Nunes wants Liz Carmouche-Alexis Davis winner
    If victorious Wednesday night at UFC Fight Night 31, Amanda Nunes surely wouldn't turn down an offer to fight for a title. However, she knows it's unlikely, so she hopes Plan B comes to fruition....
  15. Belfort next #1 contender after Silva/Weidman II
    Provided he wins against Dan Henderson on Saturday, UFC president Dana White said The Phenom is next in line for the Middleweight title. Link
  16. Ellenberger-Saffiedine official for UFC in Singapore, two fights added
    The UFC's January card in Singapore is official with five fights, with more to be added soon. Added to the card are fights between Kiichi Kunimoto and Hyun Gyu Lim and Kyung Ho Kang vs. Shunichi...
  17. Cain vs Werdum in Mexico in April
    The UFC will venture to Mexico for their first event in April of 2014 according to Milenio. The card will be headlined by Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum. Link
  18. Boxer Abdusalamov now on life support
    Boxer Magomed Abdusalamov's condition has worsened. He is now on life support following last Saturday' s HBO fight with Mike Perez. Link
  19. Rousey: "I could beat Cain Velasquez under the right circumstances."
    UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey recently spoke with Spanish-language daily Hoy newspaper and said that, under the right circumstances, she believes that she could beat heavyweight king...
  20. Injured Cain Velasquez will NOT face Fabrico Werdum at UFC 172 in Mexico
    The UFC will venture to Mexico for their first event in April of 2014 according to Milenio. The card will be headlined by Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum. Link
  21. UFC Fight Night 31 bonuses: Kennedy, Chiesa, Khabilov, Masvidal win $50,000
    FORT CAMPBELL – Tim Kennedy, Michael Chiesa, Rustam Khabilov and Jorge Masvidal each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Wednesday's UFC Fight Night 31 event. Link
  22. Vitor Belfort, Dan Henderson issued TRT exemptions for UFC Fight Night 32
    GOIANIA, Brazil – UFC Fight Night 32 headliners Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson will be on a level playing field when it comes to testosterone-replacement therapy on Saturday night. Link
  23. Bellator 109 card set with promotional debuts of Matthew Riddle, Terry Etim
    The card for Bellator MMA's Season 9 finale is set and includes the promotional debuts of former UFC fighters Matthew Riddle and Terry Etim. Link
  24. Dana White on controversial Bobby Green-James Krause kick: 'Clean shot'
    FORT CAMPBELL – Even if the UFC president is just being honest, there's no doubt James Krause is getting kicked while he's down. But at least it's not another kick to the ol' beanbag. Link
  25. Tim Kennedy overcame torn muscle, overwhelming emotion in UFC Fight Night 31 win
    The thrill of a knockout win made UFC Fight Night 31 headliner Tim Kennedy miss being a soldier more than he might have imagined. Link
  26. Brad Pickett confirms move to flyweight, expected to debut on UFC London show
    UFC bantamweight Brad Pickett is officially moving to 125 lbs, and he says his next fight will be in London next March. Link
  27. UFC Fight Night 32's Dan Henderson won't consider retirement for two years
    GOIANIA, Brazil – Dan Henderson may be the oldest of the nearly 400 fighters signed to the UFC roster, but that doesn't mean he is planning on hanging up the gloves anytime soon. Link
  28. Pic: Georges St. Pierre VADA test results for UFC 167 title fight against Johny Hendricks
    St. Pierre was in a "Rush" to prove he's competing drug free, today releasing his UFC 167 drug test results from the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA). See for yourself. Link.
  29. Joe Warren toying with return to wrestling after Bellator goals met
    Bellator's Joe Warren isn't ready to give up on his dreams of winning gold in wrestling. The ex-champwants to beat Travis Marx, win the bantamweight belt and then compete at the 2015 Wrestling World...
  30. Bellator 107 weigh-in results: Kongo, Graham official for heavyweight final
    The Bellator 107 weigh-ins are in the books, and four fighters still have some pounds left to shed. Included among that group are three main-card fighters – including a tournament finalist. Link
  31. Sergio Pettis has a new UFC 167 opponent in veteran Will Campuzano
    It didn't take long to find someone willing to step up and meet Sergio Pettis. The news that Vaughan Lee had to pull out of his UFC 167 fight with Pettis had barely settled in when veteran Will...
  32. Tim Kennedy looking for a fight against Michael Bisping, The Count says he's ready in April
    Following his 1st round KO performance last night, Kennedy immediately looked to pick another fight. He found a willing opponent in The Count. Link
  33. Bellator MMA announces open tryouts for Philadelphia on Dec. 14
    Bellator MMA will host an open fighter tryout for all weight classes on Dec. 14 in Philadelphia, promotion officials recently announced. Link
  34. UFC vet John Maguire meets Ireland's Mulpeter at Cage Warriors 63 in Dublin
    English lightweight and five-time UFC veteran John Maguire has his opponent for his Cage Warriors debut. Maguire will meet Ireland's Philip Mulpeter next month at Cage Warriors 63 in Dublin. Link
  35. ONE FC 13 adds four fights, including Caros Fodor vs. Vuyisile Colossa
    Four fights have been added to ONE FC's December return to the Philippines, including Caros Fodor in his second fight since being released by the UFC vs. Vuyisile Colossa in a lightweight bout. Link
  36. Rustam Khabilov Says He Will Not Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov
    UFC lightweight Rustam Khabilov says he will not fight fellow Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov during the UFC: Fight for the Troops 3 post-fight press conference at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Link
  37. UFC Fight Night 32 weigh-in results: Belfort, Henderson each hit 204
    GOIANIA, Brazil – MMAjunkie.com was on scene and reporting live from today's UFC Fight Night 32 fighter weigh-ins, where all 22 fighters made weight for Saturday's card. Link
  38. Todd Duffee Recovering from Parsonage-Turner Syndrome, Hopes to Fight Within a Year
    The pain woke Todd Duffee in the middle of the night. “It felt like somebody stabbing me in my back,” he told the Sherdog Radio Network’s “Beatdown” show. “I kind of freaked out. Should I go to the...
  39. Artur Kyshenko signs with Glory: Kickboxing veteran to fight at 77 kg
    Glory has announced the signing of kickboxing veteran Artur Kyshesnko. Get all the details right here at Bloody Elbow. Link
  40. Mirko Cro Cop: ‘Jones, Werdum Mir and Overeem should be fired’
    Ahead of his Legends 2 fight, Mirko Cro Cop had some strong words for UFC stars that appeared at the press conference for the event in Russia. Link
  41. ‘Shogun’ Rua won’t rule out moving down to middleweight
    Mauricio Rua may follow fellow Brazilian Lyoto Machida to the middleweight division. Following back-to-back losses inside the Octagon, "Shogun" revealed that he could cut some pounds to "restart" his...
  42. UFC's Igor Pokrajac enlisted Croatian wrestling team in hopes of 'open fight'
    GOIANIA, Brazil – It's been 13 months and three fights since Igor Pokrajac has tasted victory, but the Croation doesn't believe his results have proven anything other than his desire to stand and...
  43. UFC Fight Night 32's Thiago Tavares fled to Hawaii, B.J. Penn's gym
    There's a good reason Thiago Tavares fled from his native Brazil to Hawaii, where he trained with UFC champ B.J. Penn at his UFC Gym affiliate. Link
  44. UFC's Daron Cruickshank wants bonus to buy 'zombie outbreak response vehicle'
    Most prelim fighters pinch pennies as they work their way onto the maincard, but Daron Cruickshank wants a new toy. Cruickshank (13-3 MMA, 3-1 UFC),who meets Adriano Martins (24-6 MMA, 0-0 UFC)...
  45. Injured Sergio Moraes out of TUF 18 Finale, replacement search underway
    Sean Spencer, himself an injury replacement, is awaiting a new opponent for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale following the injury withdrawal of welterweight Sergio Moraes. Link
  46. UFC Fight Night 32 bonuses: Belfort, Martins, Akhmedov, Perpetuo win $50,000
    GOIANIA, Brazil – Vitor Belfort, Adriano Martins, Omari Akhmedov and Thiago Perpetuo each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday's UFC Fight Night 32 event. Link
  47. UFC boss not quite ready to promise Vitor Belfort next title shot
    GOIANIA, Brazil – Following his first-round TKO of Dan Henderson at UFC Fight Night 32, Vitor Belfort's next move is simple – unless it's not. Link
  48. After punching wall, Rony Jason sent to hospital following UFC Fight Night 32
    UFC featherweight Rony Jason probably thought his night was bad enough after suffering a devastating first-round knockout loss at the hands of Jeremy Stephens at UFC Fight Night 32. But as he headed...
  49. Dana White Offered UFC Fight to Nick Diaz Last Week, but He Turned It Down
    If you’re waiting for Nick Diaz to return to the Octagon, don’t hold your breath. UFC president Dana White on Saturday evening revealed that he made a fight offer to Diaz last week. Diaz, however,...
  50. Dana White: After another first-round stoppage, Brandon Thatch 'a f---ing stud'
    GOIANIA, Brazil – Never one to mince words, Dana White was plenty blunt when it comes to recent UFC acquisition Brandon Thatch. Put simply: "Stud. F---ing stud," White said. Link
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