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  1. Josh Barnett calls out Junior dos Santos on his path 'back to the title'
    Because all heavyweight roads (eventually) lead to "Cigano." Link
  2. WSOF to resign bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes to multi-fight, multi-year deal
    WSOF executive vice president Ali Abdel-Aziz confirmed to MMAmania.com on Wednesday (June 18, 2014) that WSOF bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes will be re-signing with the promotion to a...
  3. UFC 173 PPV buys barely hit 200K
    When it comes to PPV buy rates we never really get disclosed true and accurate figures. However the one reliable and lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer....
  4. Rep says Alvarez may stay with Bellator
    In a recent interview with MMAJunkie.com, Eddie Alvarez rep, Glenn Robinson discussed the fighter’s future at Bellator MMA where he’s the promotion’s current lightweight champion. Link
  5. Dodson: Mighty Mouse is ducking me
    UFC flyweight competitor John Dodson believes Demetrious Johsnon is “ducking” him and is scared to give him a rematch. Link
  6. NEF Creates New Weight Class To Accommodate Sylvia
    The winner will be crowned the inaugural Maine State Super-Heavyweight Champion. Link
  7. Aoki Set For ONE FC Title Defense In August
    "Tobikan Judan" is back at 155 pounds ... but for how long? Link
  8. Condit Calling For Woodley Do-Over Upon UFC Return
    Carlos Condit wants another crack at fellow welterweight contender Tyron Woodley, to prove that he would have beaten "The Chosen One" at UFC 170, had he not blown out his knee and prematurely ended...
  9. Despite skid, Paulo Thiago signs new UFC deal
    Paulo Thiago lost six of the last eight bouts in the UFC, but earns another chance as he signs a new four-fight deal with the promotion. Link
  10. Beneil Dariush vs. Tony Martin slated for UFC 176 in Los Angeles
    A lightweight bout between Beneil Dariush (7-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Tony Martin (8-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is the 10th addition to August’s UFC 176 lineup. Link
  11. Overeem signs with Malki Kawa’s management
    UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem revealed on Thursday afternoon that he has signed with Malki Kawa’s management team. Link
  12. Ernest Chavez Moves to Featherweight, Faces Mirsad Bektic at UFC Fight Night Tulsa
    After splitting a pair of UFC bouts at lightweight, Ernest Chavez will drop to 145 pounds to face Mirsad Bektic when the promotion travels to Oklahoma on Aug. 23. Link
  13. Raphael Assuncao dissatisfied with the UFC potentially scheduling a rematch between Dillashaw and Barao
    UFC bantamweight Rapahel Assuncao is not happy about the UFC potentially scheduling a rematch between the new champion T.J. Dilashaw and former champ Renan Barao. Link
  14. Christos Giagos Claims Lightweight Title, Olaf Alonso Falls in Return at TPF 19
    Christos Giagos was dealt an unusual hand, but he played his cards well and took home the Tachi Palace Fights lightweight title for his efforts. Link
  15. Josh Barnett vs. Dean Lister slated for Metamoris 4 in August
    Josh Barnett is returning to action in August, however, he won't be competing in MMA. Link
  16. Gaudinot suspended 6 months for failed drug test
    After failing a drug test for a banned diuretic, the UFC flyweight has been suspended for six months by the organization. Link
  17. WSOF 10 weigh-in results: Trio of title fights official
    LAS VEGAS – MMAjunkie was on scene and reporting live from today’s WSOF 10 fighter weigh-ins, where the six fighters involved in the evening’s trio of championship matchups all made weight for their...
  18. UFC Fight Night 42 drug tests come back clean
    Drug tests from UFC Fight Night 42 have come back negative for performance-enhancers and drugs of abuse. Link
  19. Four fights added to ONE FC 18, including Eric Kelly vs. Rob Lisita
    Four fights have been added to next month’s ONE FC 18 event, which will mark the promotion’s debut in Taiwan. Link
  20. Thiago Tavares Drops to Featherweight, Meets Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night Maine
    Robbie Peralta will initiate Thiago Tavares into the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight division at UFC Fight Night “Bader vs. St. Preux” in August. Link
  21. UFC, Bellator Veteran Rosi Sexton Announces Retirement at 36
    Rosi Sexton’s fighting days are done. Link
  22. GLORY 17 & 'Last Man Standing' PPV weigh in results from Los Angeles
    Nothing left to do now except fight. Link
  23. Legacy FC 32 results: Prospect Almeida keeps incredible streak alive
    Bantamweight Thomas Almeida (17-0) now boasts in incredible 15 first-round finishes following a stunning TKO of Caio Machado (4-1) to claim Legacy FC’s vacant bantamweight belt. Link
  24. Invicta FC contender Ediane Gomes: UFC women 'worried about showing their a***s,' should be replaced by strippers
    In a recent interview, the next Invicta Featherweight contender had plenty of harsh words for her fellow WMMA fighters under the UFC banner. Link
  25. Louis Gaudinot releases statement following positive test for diuretic
    UFC flyweight Louis Gaudinot released a statement denying any wrongdoing following a positive drug test for a diuretic. Link
  26. Hendricks Wants Weidman At 185
    Rat-tat-tat-tat, tat-tat-tat-like dat (and Dana never hesitates to put a welterweight on his back). Link
  27. White: Wanderlei And Sonnen Are ‘Basically Ruined’ After Drug Testing Fiasco
    During a sit down with AXS TV, UFC President Dana White discussed fighters who fail their drug tests. Link
  28. GLORY 17 results: 'Cro Cop' upsets Jarrell Miller, Gabriel Varga takes gold in four-man featherweight tourney
    All week, Jarrell Miller told anybody who'd listen: he was going to avenge his controversial 2013 decision loss to Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic, and he was going to do it in style. Yet as the dust...
  29. WSOF 10 Results: Branch secures Middleweight title with first round submission over Jesse Taylor
    Check out all the fall out from Saturday's WSOF 10. The main even featured a Middleweight bout between David Branch and Jesse Taylor. Link
  30. UFC signs highly touted Mexican fighter Augusto 'Dodger' Montano
    With its debut in Mexico coming this fall, the UFC has made a roster addition with one of that country’s standout fighters. Link
  31. WSOF targeting Lance Palmer for Rick Glenn's first featherweight title defense
    LAS VEGAS – After a big upset to win WSOF’s featherweight title on Saturday, Rick Glenn already may have the opponent for his first defense locked up. Link
  32. 'UFC Presents Mana: B.J. Penn' premieres tonight at 8 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1
    As a reminder, a new documentary special featuring B.J. Penn premieres tonight. Link
  33. Referee 'Big' John McCarthy slams 'harsh' punishment of Jason High, does not believe Jon Jones would have incurred same penalty
    Arbitrary and capricious imposition! Link
  34. Nick Diaz eyes return to action by the end of the year following contract negotiations
    It's been over a year since Diaz last appeared inside the Octagon. While he says some negotiations still stand in the way, Diaz plans to return to the cage by the end of the year. Link
  35. Motoya Spoils Maeda’s 50th Fight, Ochi Stops Imanari at Deep ‘67 Impact’
    Yoshiro Maeda had his 50th professional MMA bout Sunday night, but it was an occasion the veteran will be anxious to forget. Link
  36. Lyman Good Victorious in Post-‘TUF’ Return, Darren Mima Impressive at CFFC 36
    MORRISTOWN, N.J. -- The “Cyborg” returned in a big and violent way. Link
  37. RFA 16 set for July 25 with Copeland-Jorgensen heavyweight title main event
    RFA’s vacant heavyweight title will be on the line when the promotion returns to action next month. Link
  38. Sara McMann calls out Sarah Kaufman, eyes second crack at Ronda Rousey
    And from the sound of it, McMann is having trouble finding an opponent willing to throw down. Link
  39. WSOF 10 salaries: Champs David Branch, Jessica Aguilar earn top paydays
    Champions David Branch ($36,000) and Jessica Aguilar ($35,000) were the top earners at this past weekend’s WSOF 10 event. Link
  40. Lyoto Machida interested in one-fight deal to face GLORY's Artem Levin
    Former UFC champion Lyoto Machida revealed to BloodyElbow.com that he would be very interested in a one-off fight with Artem Levin. Link
  41. WSOF 10 medical suspensions: Karakhanyan among six issued terms
    Now-former WSOF featherweight champion Georgi Karakhanyan is among six fighters given medical suspensions following WSOF 10. Link
  42. Amir Sadollah suffered nerve damage after surgery, expects to make return in the fall
    TUF winner Amir Sadollah has been out of action for almost two years due to complications post-surgery. Link
  43. Hector Lombard injured, Tyron Woodley steps in to face Dong Hyun Kim at UFC: Macau
    Tyron Woodley steps in for an injured Hector Lombard, and will be facing Dong Hyun Kim at UFC: Macau this August. Link
  44. UFC hall of fame: Dana White wants to induct entire TUF 1 cast, including 'pissed' Canadian washout
    Move over Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar, your reality show brethren could be close to joining you. Link
  45. UFC Fight Night 44's Joe Ellenberger fights on despite rare blood disease
    It was five years ago this summer that lightweight Joe Ellenberger got his first offer from the UFC. Link
  46. Dana interested in adding Metamoris to Fight Pass
    Dana White says people are going to be 'absolutely surprised' at the things that are going to pop up at Fight Pass. Link
  47. Despite four-fight octagon skid, Charlie Brenneman to receive another UFC bout
    Charlie Brenneman has earned just one victory in his past six UFC appearances. And even though he has been stopped by knockout or submission in all of those losses, he’ll still be granted at least...
  48. One FC Announces ‘Rise of the Kingdom’ on Sep. 12 in Cambodia
    One Fighting Championship announced plans on Tuesday to make its promotional debut in Cambodia on Sep. 12. Link
  49. Dan Henderson returns to middleweight
    Dan Henderson will return to the middleweight division. Link
  50. Two Titan FC title fights scheduled for later this year
    Titan FC has two title fights scheduled for the coming months. Link
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