- Bellator 113 Gets Vegh-Newton Title Unification Bout, Lightweight Tourney Quarterfinals
Attila Vegh and Emanuel Newton will unify the Bellator light heavyweight title on March 21, when the 205-pound standouts battle in the main event of Bellator 113. Link
- MFC 39 – Weigh In Results – Three Miss Weight
UPDATE: Tom Gallicchio missed weight for his Lightweight Title, the fight will go on as a 5 round Title fight. If Southern wins he becomes the champion, If Gallicchio wins he doesn’t get the title...
- IMMAF welcomes first Middle Eastern rep with approval of Jordan Mixed Martial Arts Federation
The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) recently welcomed its first Middle Eastern member with the approval of the Jordan Mixed Martial Arts Federation. Link
- Maximum Fighting Championships CEO wants to break into UFC’s Vegas backyard
Maximum Fighting Championships CEO Mark Pavelich is no stranger to big declarations, and for his promotion’s 2014 schedule, he’s got one. Link
- World Series of Fighting Signs Japanese Women’s Strawweight Emi Fujino
Japanese strawweight Emi Fujino has signed with the World Series of Fighting. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Link
- Vitaly Minakov vs. Cheick Kongo title fight slated for Bellator 115
Bellator MMA heavyweight champion Vitaly Minakov (13-0 MMA, 4-0 BMMA) will return to the cage on April 4 as part of the promotion’s Nevada debut. Link
- Former Invicta champ Jessica Penne plans on trying out for TUF 20 spot
It looks like the UFC's new strawweight division won't just be attracting the best talent at 115 lbs as the former Invicta atomweight champion, Jessica Penne announces her designs for the show. Link
- WSOF 8 Weigh-In Results: Justin Gaethje On Point, Richard Patishnock Over For Main Event
Justin Gaethje will make his first pass at a major mixed martial arts championship in just his 11th professional appearance. Link
- Siyar Bahadurzada gets new UFC deal after second straight loss
Despite his recent losing streak it looks like Siyar Bahadurzada will be making his way back to the Octagon within the year. Link
- Filming of TUF Brazil 3 So Intense Some of Chael Sonnen’s Coaching Staff Fear for Their Safety
UFC president Dana White says some of Chael Sonnen's coaching staff on The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 fear for their safety on location. Link
- Coach: If Alistair Overeem defeats Frank Mir at UFC 169, Junior dos Santos will be waiting
Third time is the charm? Link
- Jones: UFC Title Beats Super Bowl Ring
Jon Jones is one of three brothers, all who compete in professional versions of their chosen sport. For Chandler, a member of the New England Patriots, there is no question about who is the most...
- Heavyweight Steve Mocco signs with World Series of Fighting
One of MMA's top heavyweight prospects is coming to World Series of Fighting. Steve Mocco, a two-time NCAA Division I heavyweight champion and four-time All-American, signed a four-fight contract...
- ‘The Ultimate Fighter 11’ cast member Kyacey Uscola convicted of domestic violence charges
Eleven-year MMA veteran and former cast member of “The Ultimate Fighter 11” Kyacey Uscola is facing the possibility of 13 years in prison after being convicted of domestic violence charges. Link
- UFC Fight Night 36 lineup finalized, seven prelims on UFC Fight Pass
The lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 36 event, which is the UFC’s first Brazilian event of 2014. Link
- Josh Thomson: Training camp for Benson Henderson ‘quite possibly’ my worst
UFC lightweight Josh Thomson is honest to his own detriment at times, and for this, he is one of the more entertaining interviews in MMA. Link
- Phil Davis planning to fight Glover Teixeira since ‘Jon Jones won’t make it to title fight’
Phil Davis remains unbooked despite other marquee light heavyweights taking fights over the past few months. Link
- WSOF 8 Results: Kyle vs Rumble. Gaethje vs Patishnock
WSOF 8 results: Gaethje, Aguilar crowned champs, ‘Rumble’ continues to roll Justin Gaethje (11-0) is World Series of Fighting’s first lightweight champion after scoring a first-round stoppage over...
- Daniel Pineda vs. Robert Whiteford added to UFC 171 in Dallas
A featherweight matchup between Daniel Pineda (18-10 MMA, 3-3 UFC) and Robert Whiteford (10-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is the latest addition to the UFC’s return to the Lone Star State. UFC officials recently...
- Michael Bisping vs. Tim Kennedy in the works for TUF Nations Finale headliner
A middleweight bout between Michael Bisping (24-5 MMA, 14-5 UFC) and Tim Kennedy (17-4 MMA, 2-0 UFC) is in the works for April’s TUF Nations Finale event, and the fight is expected to headline the...
- Joseph Benavidez says there’s no Team Alpha Male vs. Alliance MMA rivalry
Joseph Benavidez wants you to know there’s no real rivalry between two of California’s most prominent gyms, Team Alpha Male and Alliance MMA. Link
- UFC Fight Night 35, TUF Nations draw low ratings
The UFC's most recent Wednesday Night combination on Fox Sports 1didn't draw a lot of viewers. Link
- Joe Riggs wants to box Nick Diaz, calls him a 'f**king mongoloid'
Bellator's Joe Riggs still has a beef with Nick Diaz, and would like to box the "retired" fighter someday. Link
- Horiguchi out, UFC signs Martinez to face Cariaso
The UFC has signed former WEC fighter and TUF 18 contestant Danny Martinez to face Chris Cariaso at next month's UFC 169 in Newark. Martinez will be replainc Kyoji Horiguchi who bowed out due to...
- Eight Man Flyweight Tournament to Get Underway at VTJ 4th on February 23 (Video Preview)
The first VTJ (Vale Tudo Japan) card of 2014 is set for Feb. 23. It features an eight-man flyweight tournament, with four of Japan’s top 125-pound fighters. Link
- Rampage Jackson and Tyrone Spong battle on Twitter
WSOF's Tyrone Spong and Bellator's Quintion "Rampage" Jackson have been going back and forth on Twitter for a couple of days now. Here's a roundup of their debate. Link
- Lepont vs. Boku and Sarmiento vs. Burns Added to ONE FC: War of Nations
ONE FC: War of Nations is set for Stadium Negara in Kuala Lumpur on March 14. Link
- Rampage Jackson slams Reebok after sneaker giant fails to hook him up
Job ain't got nuthin' on 'Page. Link
- UFC lands three-year broadcast deal with Abu Dhabi Media
Abu Dhabi already has a 10-percent share of ZUFFA (details), and now it has a broadcast deal to go along with it. Link
- Olympian, 2-Time NCAA Champ Mocco to WSOF
Steve Mocco, who won a pair of NCAA Division I wrestling titles, and represented the United States in the 2008 Beijing Olympics in freestyle wrestling, takes the next step of his young MMA career,...
- Diaz has harsh words for Maynard's cornermen
Nate Diaz wonders why Gray Maynard's corner didn't throw in the towel during their November fight. Link
- New ONE FC signings include unbeaten Russian featherweight Marat Gafurov
While not as high-profile as one of its recent signings, ONE FC continued to bolster its roster with the addition of six new fighters. Link
- Cage Warriors adds six fighters to roster ahead of 2014 debut
Following its busy 2013, Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has added six more fighters to its roster. Link
- WWE Superstar Triple H Joins Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Family
Add another WWE name to the long list of professional wrestlers. Link
- Bravo Vs. Gracie Rematch Official For Metamoris 3
"He's a legend. I can't believe I won ... I can't believe I won." --Eddie Bravo, minutes after submitting Royler Gracie at ADCC in Brazil. Link
- Rousey To Train With World's Baddest Wrestler
No, it's not The Ultimate Warrior. Link
- Chris Leben retires
link After 12 years and a UFC record 22 middleweight fights inside the Octagon, Chris Leben is calling it quits. "The Crippler" appeared on Monday's episode of The MMA Hour to make his announcement...
- Shogun Rua vs. Dan Henderson 2 set for March in Brazil
A report out of Brazil states that Shogun Rua and Dan Henderson will be rematching in March in Brazil. Link
- Bellator LHW tourney includes Rampage, King Mo
Rampage Jackson and King Mo Lawal will both feature in the upcoming Bellator light heavyweight tournament, which starts February 28th in the organization's season 10 premiere. Link
- UFC lightweight Edson Barboza calls out Nate Diaz, Jim Miller and Donald Cerrone
After going 3-0 in 2013, Edson Barboza believes he’s due for a big opportunity. Link
- Bellator CEO Responds To World Series of Fighting Challenge: “I’m Not Focused on Callouts”
Last week, World Series of Fighting issued a challenge to Bellator MMA. Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney responded to that challenge on Monday. Link
- BAMMA (UK) Partners With KIX TV to broadcast across Asia & Hong Kong
January 20, 2014 - Europe's flagship Mixed Martial Arts promotion, BAMMA, is proud to announce a new television partnership with Asia's premier action entertainment channel KIX, operated by Celestial...
- Nick Newell to get WSOF title shot against Justin Gaethje
The one-armed fighter is the #1 contender in the World Series of Fighting and is set to face the promotion's Lightweight champ. Link
- Glenn Robinson talks Alistair Overeem leaving the Blackzillians
The former Strikeforce and K-1 Heavyweight champ has been a bit of a bust in the UFC. His manager was on the MMA Hour and talked about the Dutchman's new training camp in Thailand. Link
- Steven Siler says he’s fighting Rony Jason at UFC Fight Night 38
A pair of featherweights will try to start new winning streaks this March. Link
- Patricio Pitbull Faces the Winner of Daniel Straus and Pat Curran for Bellator Featherweight Title
Patricio "Pitbull" Freire will face the winner of Daniel Straus and Pat Curran with the Bellator featherweight title on the line. Link
- UFC Fight Night 34 drug testing results announced
All 20 fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 34 underwent drug testing after the event and successfully passed their tests. Link
- Douglas Lima and Rick Hawn compete for vacant welterweight belt at Bellator 117
Bellator MMA welterweight standouts Douglas Lima (25-5 MMA, 7-1 BMMA) and Rick Hawn (18-2 MMA, 10-2 BMMA) will meet on April 18 with the promotion’s vacant 170-pound title on the line. Link
- Dan Henderson discusses his new contract, moving to MW, testing and more
The UFC has suffered two heavy blows to their roster over the course of the last three months. With Georges St. Pierre stepping away from the sport and Anderson Silva very likely facing a year layoff...
- Vitor Belfort Fully Intends to be on TRT When He Challenges Chris Weidman for UFC Championship
Much has been made about whether or not top middleweight challenger Vitor Belfort would be allowed to remain on his testosterone replacement therapy regimen for his upcoming fight with UFC champion...