- Tim Means headlines Legacy FC 27 vs. Artenas Young, Henry Cejudo also on card
After a knockout win in his Legacy Fighting Championship debut earlier this fall, Tim Means will return next month to headline Legacy FC 27. Means (19-5-1) will top the card against Aretenas Young...
- Miesha Tate joins Invicta FC 7 broadcast booth as guest analyst
Miesha Tate‘s busy stretch will continue on Saturday when she gets behind the microphone for Invicta Fighting Championships. Tate, the former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion, will serve as...
- Frankie Edgar reveals TUF 19 coaches
After a successful pinfall win over Phillipe Nover at the Grapple at The Garden 2013, UFC featherweight Frankie Edgar revealed his coaching team for the next season of "The Ultimate Fighter". Link
- James Brum vs. Marat Pekov among changes to three Cage Warriors cards in December
A busy month for Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has seen a few changes to close out the promotion’s busiest year ever. Link
- Michael Bisping cleared to resume training, expects UFC return in March or April
UFC middleweight Michael Bisping has avoided a potentially career-ending injury and is eager to get back in the cage next year. Link
- UFC Champ Anthony Pettis Receives Certificate of Achievement From Wisconsin Governor
UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis received a Letter of Commendation from the Governor of Wisconsin on Monday. Link
- Khabib Nurmagomedov Calls Out Gilbert Melendez
You gotta love it when fighters use social media to call each other out. And that's exactly what UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov did early Monday morning. Link
- Joe Warren eyes April for Bellator MMA title fight against Eduardo Dantas
Bellator MMA bantamweight contender Joe Warren was victorious in his match at the "Grapple at The Garden" event, and broke down his pinfall victory, as well as reveals when his title fight against...
- With Caceres-Gagnon off, Julie Kedzie-Bethe Correia takes main-card slot at UFC Fight Night 33
With a fight between Alex Caceres (9-5 MMA, 4-3 UFC) and Mitch Gagnon (10-2 MMA, 1-2 UFC) scratched earlier today due to visa issues for Gagnon, UFC Fight Night 33 has a new fight that will open up...
- Bjorn Rebney reveals Ben Saunders released by Bellator
With Bellator Season 9 in the books and the promotion looking to stage another 170-pound tournament in 2014 with fresh faces, Welterweight Ben Saunders has been given his complete release from the...
- WSOF 8 set for Jan. 18, will feature inaugural 155-pound title fight
January 18, as WSOF 8 hits the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Florida to unveil its inaugural lightweight title. WSOF president Ray Sefo told MMA Fighting that the main event will be a rematch between...
- Junior Assucao out of ‘XFC 27: Frozen Fury’ headliner vs. Daniel Swain
Xtreme Fighting Championship’s Michigan debut has lost its headliner. Link
- UFC on FOX 9 weigh-ins set for Dec. 13; Josh Thomson hosts Q&A session
Weigh-ins for this month’s UFC on FOX 9 event take place Friday, Dec. 13, at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. Link
- Rape, assault, coercion: Stories from Team Irvin
A new article in the Miami New Times provides new details on life in the Lloyd Irvin inner circle. Link
- Meet The Cast of TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia
TUF Nations will debut January 15th on Fox Sports 1. The season will feature welterweight and middleweight fighters from Canada and Australia. They will be coached by UFC fighters Kyke Noke and...
- Bellator Champ Ben Askren set to join ONE FC
With multiple offers on the table, decorated wrestler and undefeated Bellator champ Ben Askren has decided to take his talents to Asia and join the ranks of ONE Fighting Championship. Link
- UFC rankings: MacDonald back ahead of Lawler
In one of the weirder rankings issues of late, Rory MacDonald is now back ahead of the guy that just beat him, Robbie Lawler. Link
- Henry Cejudo meets undefeated Elias Garcia in Legacy FC 27 co-headliner
Olympic gold medalist and undefeated MMA prospect Henry Cejudo (5-0) will meet fellow unbeaten flyweight Elias Garcia (4-0) in next month’s Legacy FC 27 co-headliner. Link
- Thiago Tavares meets UFC newcomer Zubair Tuhugov in featherweight debut
Thiago Tavares will drop to the featherweight division for his next bout in the UFC. Tavares, who revealed his plans to cut 10 pounds for his next fight after a first-round victory over Justin Salas...
- John Dodson suffers knee injury in training, withdraws from Dec. 14 bout with Jorgensen
Former UFC flyweight No. 1 contender John Dodson has suffered a serious knee injury and is likely out of his UFC on Fox 9 bout with Scott Jorgensen. LINK
- Brian Melancon explains kidney issue that forced his early MMA retirement
Things were going well for Brian Melancon recently, at least as far as his MMA career was concerned. LINK
- Tae Hyun Bang vs. Mairbek Taisumov added to UFC Fight Night 34 in Singapore
A lightweight matchup between South Korean athlete Tae Hyun Bang (16-7 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and Austrian prospect Mairbek Taisumov (20-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is the latest addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night...
- WSOF’s Ray Sefo: Debut event in Japan expected for March or April
With World Series of Fighting set to travel outside the U.S. for the first time this weekend, the budding MMA organization is making known its plans to expand internationally. Link
- John Dodson out at UFC on FOX 9, Scott Jorgensen awaits new opponent
Scott Jorgensen will now wait on his third different flyweight opponent, as the former bantamweight has seen first Ian McCall and now John Dodson have been forced to withdraw from the matchup. Link
- UFC picks up top Chechen featherweight prospect Zubair Tuhugov
The UFC is continuing it's signing binge from last month with the pickup of top Chechen Prospect Zubair Tuhugov and another strong Korean in Tae Hyun Bang. Link
- January’s ‘UFC on FOX 10: Henderson vs. Thomson’ main card set with four bouts
The main card is set for next month’s UFC on FOX 10 event, which boasts four previously announced bouts. Link
- Saturday’s ‘Cage Warriors 62: Seery vs. Gomez’ streams live and free on MMAjunkie
This weekend has no shortage of events, and on Saturday afternoon, you can catch a live stream of Cage Warriors 62, which features a flyweight title fight between champion Neil Seery (13-9) and...
- WSOF President Ray Sefo Gives Rousimar Palhares Stern Warning About In-Cage Conduct
WSOF President Ray Sefo said on Tuesday that he has a zero-tolerance policy regarding Rousimar Palhares and his now-infamous habit of holding submissions for too long. Link
- Roy Jones Jr. boxing in Moscow on Dec. 21 to be ready for Anderson Silva in case he beats Chris Weidman at UFC 168
Roy Jones Jr. is ready to fight Anderson Silva, or at least will be after a quick tune-up fight in Moscow. But will "The Spider" hold up his end of the bargain? Link
- Luke Barnatt: 'Fake' Conor McGregor buys Twitter followers to make him seem like a 'big deal'
Conor McGregor, according to Luke Barnatt, is not who he appears to be thanks to social media manipulation. Link
- RFA Flyweight Champion Zach Makovsky Tapped to Face Scott Jorgensen at UFC on Fox 9
Less than 24 hours after announcing that John Dodson had to withdraw from the Dec. 14 UFC on Fox 9 fight card, UFC officials have already found a replacement. Link
- No Changes to Legislation as Victorian Government Discusses and Votes on Cage Ban
Victorian Liberal Government ministers met to discuss and vote on the current cage ban in Victoria late last week, but to no avail.… Link
- Dias Needs Surgery Following Crusher Cancellation
UFC featherweight Hacran Dias has withdrawn from his UFC Fight Night 34 featherweight scrap against Tatsuya Kawajiri, scheduled for Jan. 4, 2014 at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, and will now have...
- Reese replaces injured Assuncao, Ribeiro vs. Sharipov promoted to XFC 27 main event
With Junior Assuncao forced to withdraw from next week’s XFC 27 event, a featherweight tournament final and title fight between Deivison Ribeiro (24-9) and Farkhad Sharipov (14-5) has been promoted...
- Justin Gaethje signs new five-fight deal with World Series of Fighting
World Series of Fighting has signed one of its brightest prospects to a long-term deal, as lightweight title contender Justin Gaethje (10-0) has signed a new five-fight contract. Link
- Jon Jones vs. Glover Teixeira headlines UFC 171 in Dallas
Jon Jones‘ next title defense will take place in Big D, as “Bones” meets Brazilian slugger Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC 171. Link
- Tatsuya Kawajiri welcomes newcomer Sean Soriano to octagon at UFC Fight Night 34
Japanese MMA superstar Tatsuya Kawajiri will meet promotional newcomer Sean Soriano at next month’s UFC Fight Night 34 event. Link
- With late prelim scratch, World Series of Fighting 7 lineup now complete with nine fights
With Brazilian Marcus Vinicius (9-6) forced to withdraw from this weekend’s World Series of Fighting 7, his preliminary bout with Ryan Dickson (6-1) has been scratched, and the card will carry on...
- Four Surgeries Later, Thiago Alves is 100-Percent Healthy, Targeting UFC 171 Return
Thiago Alves is healthy and ready to fight, according to a report on UFC Tonight on Wednesday. Alves hasn’t fought since losing via guillotine choke to Martin Kampmann in March of 2012. Since then,...
- Daniel Cormier signs new 8-fight deal with UFC, Rashad Evans a possible foe
UFC Tonight has revealed that former U.S. Olympic team member Daniel Cormier has signed a new 8-fight deal with the organization. Link
- Dana White interested in ‘Shogun’ moving to 185 – or retiring – with UFC Fight Night 33 loss
Mauricio Rua recently said he wasn’t sure about dropping down a weight class. But if can’t beat James Te Huna this week, his boss would be up for seeing that happen – or in seeing “Shogun” retire....
- Anthony Pettis Expected to be Sidelined Six to Eight Months, Hopes for Nate Diaz Upon Return
UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is expected to be out six to eight months following his scheduled Dec. 12 knee surgery and hopes to fight Nate Diaz when he retires. Link
- ONE FC 13 weigh in results for 'Moment of Truth' in Manila
The results are in and all fighters have made weight! MAIN EVENT ONE FC Featherweight World Championship bout: Honorio Banario (65.7 kg/ 145 lbs) VS Koji Oishi (65.7 kg/ 145 lbs) MAIN CARD...
- Yves Jabouin vs. Eddie Wineland booked for January’s UFC on FOX 10 prelims
A bantamweight matchup between Canadian Yves Jabouin (19-8 MMA, 4-2 UFC) and recent interim bantamweight title challenger Eddie Wineland (20-9-1 MMA, 2-3 UFC) has been added to next month’s “UFC on...
- John Moraga vs. Dustin Ortiz added to UFC Fight Night 35 in Georgia
A flyweight matchup between onetime UFC title challenger John Moraga (13-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) and Dustin Ortiz (12-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has been added to next month’s UFC Fight Night 35 event. Link
- ‘Bubba’ Bush meets Roger Narvarez in Legacy FC 28 main event on Feb. 21
The 28th show in the history of Legacy Fighting Championship goes down on Feb. 21, and a middleweight championship affair is set to take center stage. Link
- Gesias ‘JZ’ Cavalcante forced out of planned World Series of Fighting 8 headliner
World Series of Fighting lightweight Justin Gaethje (10-0) awaits a new opponent, as Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante (18-7-1) has been forced to withdraw from a planned lightweight title fight at WSOF 8. Link
- Walter Harris-Nikita Krylov heavyweight tilt booked for UFC on FOX 10 in Chicago
Just five days after a loss in his UFC debut, Walter Harris has been booked for his next go-’round. Link
- Nick Catone vs. Tom Watson booked for UFC 169 on Super Bowl weekend
A middleweight bout is the latest addition to the UFC’s Super Bowl weekend card in New Jersey. Link
- RFA 12 to Feature Brian Ortega vs. Keoni Koch Featherweight Title Fight
RFA president Ed Soares announced on Wednesday that the promotion's first event of 2014 will be headlined by a featherweight title fight between Brian Ortega and Keoni Koch. Link