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  1. Brandon Thatch Out 4-5 Months From 'Wear And Tear'
    Following a pair of victories in his first two Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bouts, top welterweight prospect Brandon Thatch (11-1) informed MMAmania.com that he's on the shelf for...
  2. Ken Shamrock Comes Clean About Steroid Use
    Ken Shamrock did steroids. Raise your hand if you're surprised. Details after the jump. LINK
  3. UFC on FOX 10 pulls 2.55 million viewers, 1.1 rating in key adult demo
    the overnight ratings for the tenth installment of the UFC on FOX franchise are in and they show a slight increase from December's event. According to TV By The Numbers, UFC on FOX 10 earned 2.55...
  4. Jose Maria Tome released by the UFC
    The mystery surrounding Jose Maria Tome’s situation in the UFC is finally over. Following several reports stating that "No Chance" has or hasn’t been released from the promotion following...
  5. Krylov Drops Harris, Then Drops To 205 Pounds
    Competing as a heavyweight at just 218 pounds, Nikita Krylov is dropping to light heavyweight after his knockout win over Walt Harris at UFC on FOX 10, which took place last Saturday night (Jan. 25,...
  6. Champ Steve Carl meets Rousimar Palhares in WSOF 9 headliner
    LAS VEGAS – Polarizing submission wizard Rousimar Palhares‘ WSOF debut will include a shot at the Las Vegas-based promotion’s welterweight title. WSOF President Ray Sefo revealed to USA TODAY Sports...
  7. Roy Nelson has applied for Keith Kizer's vacated position with the NSAC
    UFC heavyweight contender, Roy Nelson has made his desire to fill Keith Kizer's shoes official by applying for the NSAC executive director position. Link
  8. TUF: China Finals set
    The competitors for the TUF: China finals at welterweight and featherweight are set with the first picks from each team all making it to the Finale in Macau. Link
  9. Nate Diaz's Twitter rant targets Benson Henderson, Josh Thomson, Anthony Pettis
    Although it apparently took him a full day to process Saturday’s UFC on FOX 10 event, UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz unveiled a stinging review once he did. Link
  10. Ben Alloway vs. Jack Mason among Cage Warriors 65 additions
    With two new additions, the fight card is taking shape for March’s Cage Warriors 65 event in Ireland. Link
  11. Marlon Moraes vs. Josh Rettinghouse title fight co-headlines WSOF 9 in Las Vegas
    In addition to a championship headliner, March’s WSOF 9 event will have a second title fight in the night’s co-main event. Link
  12. Anderson Silva files police report over Twitter beef
    Anderson Silva is using his time off the mats to fight other battles, most notably he's pressing charges against a woman he claims slandered him on Twitter. Link
  13. Sonnen and Silva scuffle on TUF Brazil set
    Apparently things got a little out of control on the set of the Ultimate Fighter Brazil, Season 3. Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva got into it, and Sonnen ended up getting clocked. Link
  14. 'TUF Brazil: Team Wanderlei vs. Team Sonnen' to stream exclusively on UFC Fight Pass
    “The Ultimate Fighter Brazil: Team Wanderlei vs. Team Sonnen,” the third installment of the Brazilian version of the “TUF” reality series, will stream exclusively on UFC Fight Pass, officials today...
  15. Joe Ellenberger debuts vs. Yancy Medeiros at UFC 172 in Baltimore
    It’ll be a family affair in April in Baltimore for the Ellenberger brothers. Link
  16. UFC on FOX 10 medical suspensions: Adriano Martins among four fighters given extra terms
    Share this image:After being on the receiving end of a devastating head kick, UFC lightweight Adriano Martins not surprisingly was given the most serious medical suspension arising from UFC on FOX...
  17. Association for Ringside Physicians supports elimination of TRT in MMA
    The Association for Ringside Physicians (ARP) has taken a stance on the appropriateness of therapeutic use exemptions for testosterone replacement therapy (TUE for TRT) in combat sports, and it’s not...
  18. Tito Ortiz Charged with Two Counts of DUI Stemming From Jan. 6 Car Crash and Arrest
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion and current Bellator MMA fighter Tito Ortiz was in court on Monday where he was officially charged with two counts of DUI. Link
  19. UFC Fight Night 37 lineup set for UFC FIght Pass, Akhmedov-Nelson opens main card
    The official lineup for the UFC’s March return to England is set, and Cyrille Diabate (19-9-1 MMA, 4-3 UFC) vs. Ilir Latifi (7-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will headline a six-fight preliminary card while Omari...
  20. Dana White: “We’re Going Back to Abu Dhabi This Year” and Other Plans for Global Domination
    UFC president Dana White says the Ultimate Fighting Championship plans to return to Abu Dhabi for the first time since 2010 later this year. Link
  21. The UFC is Headed to Mexico… As Soon As Cain Velasquez is Ready
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship is headed to Mexico... just as soon as UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is ready. Link
  22. Mir not retiring regardless of UFC 169 outcome
    Frank Mir is trying to avoid a four-fight losing streak this weekend against Alistair Overeem, but don't expect him to retire after UFC 169. Link
  23. 3 Title Fights Slated for MFC 40 ‘Crowned Kings’ on May 9 in Edmonton
    Three Maximum Fighting Championship titles will be up for grabs May 9 when the Canadian promotion hosts MFC 40 “Crowned Kings” at Shaw Convention Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. Link
  24. McGregor eyes July return against top ten opponent
    On the road to a full recovery, Irish MMA star Conor McGregor caught up with PETER CARROLL to talk about his rehabilitation, coming home to Dublin and fame. The Irishman also revealed the key role he...
  25. Justin Scoggins replaces Darrell Montague at UFC 171 in Dallas
    Undefeated Justin Scoggins (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has replaced injured flyweight Darrell Montague (13-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) at March’s UFC 171 event. Scoggins now will fight Montague’s originally scheduled...
  26. Bryan Caraway forced off UFC 170 card due to injury
    An injury has forced bantamweight Bryan Caraway (18-6 MMA, 3-1 UFC) off this month’s UFC 170 card, the UFC today announced. His scheduled opponent, Lucas Martins (14-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC), now awaits a new...
  27. Glory 14 Zagreb fight card announced: Andy Ristie returns, MW tournament, plus Cro Cop vs Bonjasky
    Glory 14 Zagreb is back on Spike TV on Saturday, March 8. Here, get the full fight card, featuring Mirko Cro Cop vs. Remy Bonjasky, the return of Andy Ristie, plus a new Middleweight tournament. Link
  28. Trainer: Sergio Pettis to use UFC bonus money toward surgery
    UFC bantamweight Sergio Pettis suffered the first loss of his professional career at UFC on FOX 10 on Saturday night, and according to his coach, Duke Roufus, Pettis “didn’t take it well.” Link
  29. Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino in talks for multiple title fights, still eyes Ronda Rousey
    Former Strikeforce champion and current Invicta FC featherweight titleholder Cristiane Justino could have a busy year coming up. Link
  30. Pat Barry announces leave from MMA, release from UFC contract
    After long discussions with our client Pat Barry over the recent weeks, he has come to the decision that he will be taking an indefinite leave from competing in MMA. The UFC and Zuffa have been very...
  31. Buentello vs. Dennis title fight, Brookins vs. Fuller top Legacy FC 29 card
    Legacy FC has put together an intriguing card with some familiar names for its March 21 return to AXS TV. Legacy FC 29, which takes place at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, Okla., features a...
  32. With UFC 169 win, UFC president likes Jose Aldo vs. Anthony Pettis
    UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo‘s weight cut might be considerably easier next time out if he’s successful this weekend at UFC 169. UFC President Dana White on Monday told reporters he thinks Aldo...
  33. Retired UFC fighter Chris Leben says he was spending all the money he was making on 'illegal drugs'
    Chris Leben fought his last UFC bout at UFC 168, sounds like it might have been none too soon. Link
  34. Frank Mir receives TRT exemption for UFC 169 fight with Alistair Overeem
    Frank Mir has been granted a therapeutic-use exemption for testosterone-replacement therapy for his fight with Alistair Overeem this Saturday at UFC 169. Link
  35. Duke Roufus details split with UFC bantamweight Chico Camus
    When UFC bantamweight Chico Camus stepped in the cage at UFC on FOX 10 in Chicago this past Saturday night, he did so without his friends at Milwaukee’s Roufusport gym behind him. Link
  36. White won't say if UFC 169's Overeem vs. Mir is loser-leaves-town fight
    It certainly would appear that the loser of a heavyweight bout between ex-champions Alistair Overeem and Frank Mir at UFC 169 can’t fall much further in their respective octagon careers. Link
  37. Long Island's Aljamain Sterling signs with UFC
    Uniondale's Aljamain Sterling now has a contract with the UFC and will fight Lucas Martins at UFC 170 in Las Vegas on Feb. 22. The fight was agreed to by both participants, but the bout agreements...
  38. Super Bowl Forecast Clear, UFC 169 Stays Put
    NFL was prepared to re-schedule Super Bowl 48: "Denver Broncos vs. Seattle Seahawks" to a different date this weekend if bad weather conditions at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., threatened...
  39. Quebec City, Vancouver, Toronto, Halifax, Montreal to host UFC events in Canada in 2014
    The UFC will be in Canada in 2014 more than ever before. The TUF Nations Finale is set for Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City on April 16. Rogers Arena in Vancouver will host the UFC 174 pay-per-view on...
  40. Featherweight Prospects Max Holloway, Andre Fili to Collide at UFC 172 in Baltimore
    A featherweight showdown between Andre Fili and Max Holloway has been added to UFC 172, Ultimate Fighting Championship officials announced Wednesday. Link
  41. Bellator 110 lineup finalized with 12 bouts, Martinez vs. Yamauchi serves as featured prelim
    The 12-bout lineup for next month’s Bellator MMA Season 10 debut event is now set, and five fights will air on the Spike TV-broadcast main card, including three of the evening’s four featherweight...
  42. DaMarques Johnson-Daniel Stittgen, Jeremy Horn-Dan McGlasson Booked for APFC 16
    UFC veterans DaMarques Johnson and Daniel Stittgen will headline American Predator Fighting Championship’s next event. Link
  43. Severe injury scratches 'TUF 18' winner Julianna Pena from UFC 171, Sarah Kaufman volunteers to step up
    “The Ultimate Fighter 18? winner Julianna Pena (5-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) sustained “a very severe knee injury,” according to a rep from her training camp, and will be unable to fight Brazilian Jessica...
  44. With upset of Aldo at UFC 169, Ricardo Lamas would be down for rematch – in Mexico
    Ricardo Lamas is the biggest underdog on this Saturday’s UFC 169 card, and he’s not really that close to what oddsmakers are saying is the second biggest ‘dog. Link
  45. UFC champ Demetrious Johnson willing to go to bantamweight – for the right incentive
    UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson is rolling through the 125-pound division and an argument could be made by some that he could clean out the weight class by year’s end. Link
  46. UFC 169 start times, fight card, TV info, fan and media events, video preview
    The UFC’s annual Super Bowl weekend pay-per-view this year gets a new location in Newark, N.J., near the site of the NFL’s title game instead of Las Vegas – and there are two title fights topping the...
  47. UFC: Manager says Bigfoot was actually lactating due to hormone imbalance
    UFC heavyweight, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva's manager describes how his hormones were so imbalanced he was actually lactating. Link
  48. Former ONE FC Champ Soo Chul Kim Set to Face UFC Vet Motonobu Tezuka at Road FC 14
    Soo Chul Kim will have a chance to bounce back immediately from the disappointment of losing his ONE FC 135-pound title to Bibiano Fernandes when he takes on UFC veteran Motonobu Tezuka at Road FC 14...
  49. Patrick Cote vs. Kyle Noke set for TUF Nations live finale on April 16 in Quebec City
    These two coaches will have the last word in the battle of Canada vs. Australia. Link
  50. TJ Grant still recovering from concussion, hopes to make UFC 'Fight Night' return on Oct. 4 in Halifax
    But has the long layoff cost the lightweight grappler his shot at the title? Link
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