- Manager Confirms Michael Chandler Fought with Injured Back; Wants Rematch, Not Patricky Pitbull
Rumors to the contrary, Michael Chandler isn’t looking to move on from his Bellator pay-per-view loss to Will Brooks. He wants the rematch, not a fight with two-time Bellator tournament finalist...
- Daniel Cormier says his knees have been jacked up since he started MMA
A doctor who recently looked at Daniel Cormier‘s knee concluded his injuries were four or five years old, which means his entire MMA career has been fought on an unstable foundation. Link
- Four Fights Confirmed for ONE FC: War of Dragons in Taiwan Next Month
Four fights were announced today for ONE FC: War of Dragons on July 11 including a lightweight match-up between former Legend FC lightweight champion Koji Ando and undefeated Brazilian Rafael Nunes....
- Ross Pearson wants Diego Sanchez rematch on neutral ground
Ross Pearson was in Albuquerque, N.M., last weekend to fight Diego Sanchez at UFC Fight Night 42. It's pretty obvious that the hometown cooking didn't sit well with "Real Deal" then ... or now. Link
- TUF: Brazil 3 Finale drug tests come back clean
Stipe Miocic, Fabio Maldonado and 22 other fighters test clean following The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 Finale card in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Link
- UFC vet Ulysses Gomez joins RFA roster with multi-fight deal
Recent UFC competitor Ulysses Gomez has a new home. Link
- Injury takes Luiz Dutra out of UFC Fight Night 44 bout with Sean Spencer
The UFC’s debut in San Antonio later this month continues to see changes to the card due to injury. Link
- Chael Sonnen fails random drug test
UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen has failed a random drug test in the state of Nevada and will not fight Vitor Belfort at UFC 175 on July 5. Link
- Rafael Lovato Jr Announces Intent to take MMA Fight in 2014
The best American-born BJJ fighter, Rafael Lovato Jr, announced on the Save Jiu Jitsu podcast his intent to fight MMA later this year. Link
- Jessamyn Duke vs. Leslie Smith slated for UFC Fight Night 45
A women’s bantamweight bout between Jessamyn Duke (3-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Leslie Smith (6-5-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is the latest addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night 45 card in New Jersey. Link
- Kyle Kingsbury vs. Patrick Cummins slated for UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose
A light heavyweight bout between Kyle Kingsbury (11-5 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and Patrick Cummins (5-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) is the latest addition to next month’s UFC on FOX 12 event. Link
- Dana White blames Nevada State Athletic Commission, Chael Sonnen for failed UFC 175 drug test
The UFC 175 carousel continued to rotate on Tuesday, as the same late-May random drug test that knocked Wanderlei Silva out of the UFC's summer blockbuster also claimed Silva's rival, Chael Sonnen....
- Jason High cut by the UFC
UFC president Dana White didn't see it live, but he was just as upset when he learned that Jason High pushed a referee after his TKO loss to Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday night at Fight Night...
- Greg Jackson: Rustam Khabilov drug tested by New Mexico commission
Greg Jackson said he saw the New Mexico Athletic Commission sequester UFC Fight Night 42 headliner Rustam Khabilov for a drug test, contradicting the claims of a rival coach who said the super camp...
- Vitor Belfort could remain on UFC 175 lineup with new opponent
Despite the loss of opponent Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort could still be part of next month’s deep UFC 175 lineup. Link
- After controversial loss, UFC's Ross Pearson to receive $30,000 win bonus
Despite a loss at this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 42 event, Ross Pearson will receive his win bonus. Link
- Ricardo Arona refused Bellator's offer, needs to be physically fit to fight again
"The Brazilian Tiger" doesn't want to give a specific date for his return, and still doesn't know if his return will be in MMA, grappling or Jiu-Jitsu. Link
- Alistair Overeem Likes Vibe at Jackson-Wink MMA, Is Welcome to Join Team Full-Time
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Alistair Overeem, the well-traveled former Strikeforce, Dream and K-1 heavyweight champion who has fought everywhere from Japan to Las Vegas to Amsterdam and currently calls...
- Wanderlei Silva vs. Vitor Belfort? 'Axe Murderer' tries to finagle 'Phenom' fight after NSAC sits Sonnen for UFC 175
Embattled Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight Wanderlei Silva has emerged from his bar crawl in Brazil to propose a possible showdown -- and rematch -- against Vitor Belfort at the...
- Benson Henderson establishes himself as legit ratings draw on Saturday night
Coming off the company's least-watched Saturday night live event that reached a national audience seven days earlier, UFC's ratings rebounded this past weekend by doubling the previous show. Link
- New Mexico Athletic Commissioner Comments On UFN 42 Controversies
UFC Fight Night 42 went down in Albuquerque, NM this past Saturday. The card its fair share of controversial issues to say the least. From an amazing decision in the Ross Pearson/Diego Sanchez fight,...
- Melvin Guillard Involved In Scary Accident, Sent To Hospital With Wife
Former UFC lightweight fighter, Melvin Guillard has seen his share of bad luck. From new camps, to lost fights and lost jobs, ‘The Young Assassin’ is just looking to catch a break. Link
- Johnny Case out of UFC Fight Night 44 bout against Joe Ellenberger
Joe Ellenberger has lost another opponent for his UFC debut as Johnny Case has pulled out of their fight at UFC Fight Night 44 and the search for a new opponent is underway. Link
- Claudia Gadelha, Tina Lahdemaki meet in UFC's first 115-pound women's bout
The first-ever UFC women’s 115-pound is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 45 event. Link
- Josh Burkman out at WSOF 11, promotion seeks replacement
Josh Burkman (27-10) has been forced out of a planned trilogy bout with Jon Fitch (25-6-1), and World Series of Fighting officials are currently seeking a replacement opponent. Link
- UFC Fight Night 41 drug tests come back clean
Drug tests from UFC Fight Night 41 have come back negative for performance-enhancers and drugs of abuse. Link
- Chael Sonnen announces retirement from MMA
UFC middleweight / light heavyweight star, Chael Sonnen announces retirement via UFC Tonight. Link
- Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson booked for UFC 176 in August
Danny Castillo (17-6 MMA, 7-3 UFC) will join his Team Alpha Male teammate Chad Mendes as a part of the UFC 176 fight card when he takes on “The Ultimate Fighter 11” winner Tony Ferguson (15-3 MMA,...
- Tim Elliott vs. Wilson Reis booked for UFC Fight Night 49 in Tulsa
Two of the world’s top flyweights will meet inside the octagon later this summer. Link
- Thiago Alves, Jordan Mein meet in welterweight tilt at UFC Fight Night 49
A matchup of scrappy welterweights has been added to the UFC’s debut event in Tulsa, Okla., in August. Link
- Tim Boetsch vs. Brad Tavares, Shawn Jordan vs. Jack May added to UFC Fight Night 47
The UFC’s Maine debut now as two fights, with middleweights Tim Boetsch (17-7 MMA, 8-6 UFC) vs. Brad Tavares (12-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) and heavyweights Shawn Jordan (15-6 MMA, 3-3 UFC) vs. Jack May (7-1...
- Brian Ortega vs. Mike De La Torre joins UFC on FOX 12 lineup
A featherweight bout between Brian Ortega (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and Mike De La Torre (12-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC) has joined next month’s UFC on FOX 12 lineup. Link
- Tom Niinimaki vs. Chas Skelly added to UFC Fight Night 49 in Tulsa
Featherweights Tom Niinimaki (21-6-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Chas Skelly (11-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) have agreed to meet in August at UFC Fight Night 49. Link
- Vitor Belfort officially pulled from UFC 175 lineup
Vitor Belfort (24-10 MMA, 13-6 UFC) will not compete at UFC 175 next month, company officials tell MMAjunkie. Link
- Knee injury scratches UFC vet Matt Hamill from WSOF 11
Matt Hamill (11-5) will have to wait a bit longer to make his debut for WSOF. Link
- Duane Ludwig will corner Chad Mendes, won't corner Urijah Faber in upcoming bouts
In the aftermath of T.J. Dillashaw's sensational striking performance in winning the bantamweight title from Renan Barao at UFC 173, there has been much speculation on the future of striking coach...
- BFC Evolves the Tourney
Bellator makes major adjustment for tournament champions Bellator isn't getting away from their tournament model, but they are adjusting it. In short, Bellator tournament champions no longer have to...
- Mark Munoz inks four-fight UFC contract
Sorry Bellator, this one is staying put. Link
- Daniel Cormier finds significant LCL ligament damage after MRI
UFC light-heavyweight Daniel Cormier's recent MRI results show ligament damage on his LCL but he is yet to decide on surgery. Link
- Dennis Hallman steps in to face Fitch at WSOF 11
A day after Josh Burkman was scrapped from his trilogy fight with Jon Fitch, former UFC fighter Dennis Hallman has agreed to step in. Link
- Bryan Barberena replaces Johnny Case at UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio
UFC newcomer Bryan Barberena (9-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has replaced Johnny Case (13-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and will fight lightweight Joe Ellenberger (14-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) later this month at UFC Fight Night 44....
- Rob Font slated to make UFC debut against George Roop
It’s official: Rob Font is slated to make his long-awaited Octagon debut against George Roop at UFC 175 in Las Vegas. Link
- Dana: No way Bellator did 100K PPV buys
The UFC president shared his doubts about Bellator's PPV buy claims with the assembled MMA media at yesterday's UFC 174 pre-fight scrum. Link
- ONE FC 17 weigh-in results
ONE FC 17 takes place at Jakarta’s Mata Elang International Stadium. The card streams in North America as an online pay-per-view. Link
- Patrick Holohan vs. Josh Sampo booked for UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin
Another one of Dublin’s own will be on the ticket when the UFC returns to Ireland next month. Link
- Dana White on ‘The Ultimate Fighter 19’: It’s ‘without a doubt the worst season’
VANCOUVER – Despite repeated advertisements on FOX Sports 1 stating “critics agree it’s the best season yet,” UFC President Dana White is not all that pleased with the current installment of “The...
- UFC 174 Weigh-in Results: Demetrious Johnson, Ali Bagautinov Hit Title-Clash Targets
Some view him as the most complete fighter in mixed martial arts, and Demetrious Johnson has had the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s 125-pound weight class under his thumb for the better part of two...
- UFC Inks Mexican Prospect ‘Dodger’ Montano to 6-Fight Deal
The UFC continues to mold its roster with eyes on its south-of-the-border debut, as the promotion recently signed Mexican welterweight Augusto Montano to a six-fight contract. Link
- UFC boss Dana White: T.J. Dillashaw-Renan Barao rematch 'probably' next
VANCOUVER – Despite earning a dominant TKO victory to win the UFC bantamweight championship this past month, T.J. Dillashaw (10-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) may have to grant Renan Barao (32-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) a...
- China's Jumabieke Tuerxun set for bantamweight match up with Leandro Issa at TUF 19 Finale
The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale will see China's Jumabieke Tuerxun dropping back down to bantamweight to face a fellow star at the Asian MMA scene in Leandro Issa. Link