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  1. UFC Sydney: Alex Volkanowski Meets Shane Young At Catchweight
    UFC Fight Night 121: Werdum vs. Tybura takes place at the Qudos Bank Arena next Sunday November 19. The six-fight main card airs live on FS 6, Edge and Fight Pass, following the preliminary cards on...
  2. Patricio Freire injured, out of Bellator 188 title fight with Daniel Weichel
    Bellator has lost the headline bout of this week’s event in Tel Aviv, Israel. Featherweight champion Patricio Freire was forced out of Bellator 188 clash with Daniel Weichel due to a knee injury,...
  3. Jimmie Rivera: 'Mighty Mouse' blocking my deserved title fight with T.J. Dillashaw
    Jimmie Rivera said he’s the obvious next candidate to challenge UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw. There’s a roadblock in his way, however, and his name is UFC flyweight champ Demetrious...
  4. Dustin Poirier blasts Eddie Alvarez following Anthony Pettis win
    LINK Dustin Poirier was more than happy to headline UFC Fight Night in Norfolk, Virginia against former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, but he knows deep down he should have been facing a...
  5. UFC 220 in Boston gets new bouts, including Dustin Ortiz vs. Alexandre Pantoja
    The lineup is taking shape for January’s UFC 220 event in Massachusetts. New bookings include flyweights Dustin Ortiz (17-7 MMA, 6-5 UFC) vs. Alexandre Pantoja (18-2 MMA, 2-0 UFC) and featherweights...
  6. Bellator signs former WWE champion, college wrestling standout Jake Hager
    Bellator is getting some much-needed swagger. Jack Swagger, that is. The MMA promotion has signed former WWE star Jake Hager, better known by his ring name Jack Swagger, to compete in its heavyweight...
  7. Top prospect Mackenzie Dern signs with Invicta FC
    One of the sport’s brightest prospects has taken the next step in her MMA career. Decorated jiu-jitsu champion Mackenzie Dern announced Monday on The MMA Hour that she has signed a multi-fight deal...
  8. Conor McGregor's next fight at UFC 219 scratched following ‘unacceptable behavior’ at Bellator 187
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was expected to put Conor McGregor in the pay-per-view (PPV) main event of UFC 219 in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he would attempt to unify the division titles...
  9. Ovince Saint Preux meets Ilir Latifi at UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte
    It’s a little later than he initially asked for, but Ovince Saint Preux will get his wish – which initially was a wish made by Ilir Latifi. Saint Preux (22-10 MMA, 10-5 UFC) and Latifi (13-5 MMA, 6-3...
  10. Juliana Lima meets Randa Markos at UFC on FOX 27 in Charlotte
    Juliana Lima (9-4 MMA, 3-3 UFC) is set to take on Randa Markos (7-5 MMA, 3-4 UFC) at UFC on FOX 27 in January. Promotion officials announced the new booking today after an initial report from...
  11. Oscar De La Hoya says he’s been ‘secretly training’ and could beat Conor McGregor in ‘two rounds’
    Just when you thought there was no one left to call out Conor McGregor, another famous name has thrown their hat in the proverbial ring. Speaking on DashRadio, former boxing champion-turned-promoter...
  12. Conor McGregor issues statement on Bellator 187 incident
    Conor McGregor has broken has silence on Friday’s controversial incident in Dublin, Ireland. McGregor jumped into the cage at Bellator 187 to celebrate SBG teammate Charlie Ward’s TKO victory over...
  13. Michael Bisping targeting March’s UFC London card for retirement bout
    Michael Bisping surprised the MMA universe by stepping in on short notice to face Kelvin Gastelum following Anderson Silva’s forced withdrawal from UFC Fight Night 122 in Shanghai due to a USADA...
  14. Bidding opens at $3,000 for Dustin Poirier's UFC-Norfolk fight gear to benefit slain officer's family
    Now that one of the biggest – if not the biggest – wins of Dustin Poirier’s career is in the books, you can own all the gear that went along with it. MMAjunkie recently reported on Poirier’s decision...
  15. Lorenz Larkins vs Fernando Gonzalez at catchweight set for Bellator 193 main event
    Lorenz Larkin and Fernando Gonzalez will square off in a 180-pound catchweight affair in the Bellator 193 headliner on Jan. 26. Promotion officials announced the pairing on Tuesday. Bellator 193...
  16. Referee Marc Goddard breaks silence on Conor McGregor situation at Bellator 187
    The referee at the center of the Conor McGregor craziness at Bellator 187 last Friday issued a lengthy statement Tuesday on social media. Marc Goddard, who was shoved by McGregor in the cage...
  17. Coach Leaks News Of Nate Diaz Fight Camp
    Is Nate Diaz on the verge of returning to the UFC? If an Instagram post from his strength and conditioning coach Jose Garcia is to be believed, then yes. Link
  18. Anderson Silva releases statement following failed USADA drug test
    Anderson Silva has broken his silence following a positive drug test. Last Friday, Silva was pulled from the UFC Shanghai main event against Kelvin Gastelum due to a failed USADA drug test. The...
  19. Vitor Belfort vs. Uriah Hall, Jessica Eye vs. Kalindra Faria added to UFC St. Louis
    A UFC legend will return early next year. Vitor Belfort will take on Uriah Hall at UFC St. Louis on Jan. 14, ESPN reported as official Tuesday night. Belfort had posted to social media last month...
  20. Gian Villante vs. Francimar Barroso announced for UFC 220
    A light heavyweight clash between Gian Villante and Francimar Barroso was added to UFC 220 in Boston on Jan. 20, the promotion announced following a report by Newsday. Link
  21. Takanori Gomi, four others released by the UFC
    The UFC has released five fighters from its roster, including four Brazilians. Takanori Gomi, Hacran Dias, Henrique da Silva, Adriano Martins and Carlos Felipe were no longer with the company,...
  22. Ketlen Vieira says planned fight with Germaine de Randamie off due to 'GDR' injury
    Hopefully you weren’t holding your breath waiting for the return of Germaine de Randamie. De Randamie (7-3 MMA, 5-1 UFC), the inaugural UFC women’s featherweight champion who later had her title...
  23. Emil Meek: Kamaru Usman bout is ‘not looking very bright’ due to visa issues
    On Tuesday, Emil Meek revealed via Twitter that he was having “visa issues”, which could potentially put his upcoming welterweight clash with Kamaru Usman in jeopardy. In a series of text messages...
  24. Renewed optimism regarding Cyborg vs. Holm at UFC 219
    Back from the dead? A week after Holly Holm’s management said talks of fighting Cris Cyborg at UFC 219 had stalled significantly — “dead,” to be exact — MMA Fighting has learned that the fight has...
  25. Fabricio Werdum throws boomerang at Colby Covington in street altercation
    A pair of UFC fighters got into an altercation Wednesday in Australia. Colby Covington and Fabricio Werdum got into a verbal confrontation in Sydney, site of the UFC’s card Saturday night. Covington,...
  26. Jon Jones praises Fabricio Werdum for hitting Colby Covington with a boomerang
    Covington has recently stirred up a lot of anger for calling Brazilian fans “filthy animals” after beating Demian Maia at UFC Sao Paulo. He also repeated the comment on his Instagram Live after...
  27. Colby Covington says he’s pressing charges on Fabricio Werdum in boomerang incident
    Colby Covington said he’s pursuing charges against Fabricio Werdum in an altercation that happened between the two UFC fighters in Australia. Link
  28. Stipe Miocic contract talks going well, hoping to return in first quarter of 2018
    The UFC heavyweight champion is on the comeback trail. Contract talks have finally restarted between Stipe Miocic’s camp and the promotion, MMA Fighting has learned. According to sources, the talks...
  29. Fabricio Werdum receives assault summons after throwing boomerang at Colby Covington in Australia
    Fabricio Werdum is in hot water Down Under. The UFC heavyweight was charged with common assault Thursday in Australia after throwing a boomerang at fellow fighter Colby Covington in a street...
  30. Anderson Silva releases new statement on USADA case
    Former longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has made a statement regarding his current USADA situation. Link
  31. Holly Holm vs. Cris Cyborg title fight now confirmed for UFC 219
    So much for being "dead". After weeks of back and forth regarding a possible UFC women’s featherweight title fight between champion Cris Cyborg and former women’s 135-pound champ Holly Holm, it...
  32. The Ultimate Fighter 27 to feature only undefeated fighters
    The UFC is in search for undefeated fighters for their new season of The Ultimate Fighter. On Thursday, the promotion announced that the latest installment of the UFC’s long-running reality...
  33. Germaine de Randamie still has 'no idea’ when she will return to the Octagon
    Away from the Octagon since February, when she defeated Holly Holm to capture the inaugural UFC featherweight championship — which was later taken away by the company —, de Randamie has no timetable...
  34. Rich Franklin to host reality series for ONE Championship in 2018
    In the first quarter of 2018, the premiere episode of ONE Championship’s new reality platform “Rich Franklin’s ONE Warrior Series” is set to air, in which the former UFC middleweight champion will...
  35. Woodley calls Nate Diaz ‘scared,’ signs UFC 219 bout agreement
    Tyron Woodley is serious about this Nate Diaz fight. He appeared on TMZ’s “The Hollywood Beatdown” to express his feelings towards Diaz, revealing that he signed the contract given him- all that...
  36. Michael Chandler vs. Goiti Yamauchi slated for Bellator 192
    Michael Chandler is set to return to action, however, his next fight won’t be for the Bellator lightweight title. Chandler will meet Goiti Yamauchi at Bellator 192 on January 20, MMA Fighting has...
  37. Irene Aldana says she's fighting Talita Oliveira at UFC-St. Louis in January
    rene Aldana says she’s fighting Talita Bernardo at UFC-St. Louis in January It appears as if a women’s bantamweight bout is ticketed for the UFC’s January debut in St. Louis. Link
  38. Cris Cyborg inks new deal with UFC
    Not only does Cris Cyborg have her first UFC featherweight title defense booked, but she has a new UFC deal as well. Cyborg announced Friday that she has agreed to terms with the UFC on a new...
  39. Aljamain Sterling gets Marlon Moraes as UFC-Fresno replacement opponent
    Aljamain Sterling has been in need of a replacement opponent, and he’s found one in Marlon Moraes. Link
  40. Cat Zingano returns against Ketlen Vieira at UFC 222
    Cat Zingano’s long-awaited return to the Octagon will take place in March. The former UFC bantamweight contender is slated to face undefeated Ketlen Vieira at the UFC 222 pay-per-view card at Las...
  41. James Mulheron flagged for potential USADA violation, off UFC Shanghai
    Apparently something can stop “The Juggernaut”. UFC heavyweight James Mulheron has been removed from his bout opposite Cyril Asker at UFC Shanghai after it was announced that he had been flagged by...
  42. Bellator champ Brent Primus says Michael Chandler turned down rematch
    Bellator lightweight champion Brent Primus is also surprised that he’s not fighting Michael Chandler next. Primus took the 155-pound belt away from Chandler in June, but most fans expected Bellator...
  43. Volkan Oezdemir arrested in Florida for aggravated battery
    Volkan Oezdemir has been one of the UFC’s fastest-rising stars, but he could be in trouble after being arrested for aggravated battery Saturday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Link
  44. UFC Fight Night 121 Werdum Vs. Tybura Results: Bonus Winners, Highlights, Analysis, Attendance, Gate
    Attendance: 10,021 Fight of the Night: Brown vs. Camacho Performances of the Night: Tuivasa, Lentz Link
  45. Welcome To The UFC: Yadong Song
    With the UFC heading to mainland China just next week, the card suffered a lost bout as Pingyuan Liu would be pulled from the card. @sayatmma would officially announce the new bout and the official...
  46. Bellator fighters forced to warm up on flattened cardboard at recent event
    It looks like NASCAR & Bellator’s partnership is leaving some with a bad taste in their mouth following a recent event. Link
  47. UFC’s Volkan Oezdemir charged with felony battery after reported bar fight
    UFC light heavyweight title contender Volkan Oezdemir's arrest Saturday stemmed from a bar fight that took place on Aug. 12, according to details from his bond hearing on Sunday. According to a...
  48. Bryan Caraway out at UFC-Fresno, Luke Sanders needs new opponent
    Injury has forced Bryan Caraway (21-7 MMA, 6-2 UFC) out of a planned contest with Luke Sanders (11-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC), leaving UFC officials on the search for a bantamweight foe. MMAjunkie today...
  49. Bellator announces HW Tournament match-ups
  50. Paige VanZant vs. Jessica-Rose Clark targeted for UFC St. Louis
    A women’s flyweight bout will likely be added to UFC’s upcoming trip to St. Louis. Three days after defeating Bec Rawlings in her Octagon debut, Jessica-Rose Clark is already set to get back in...
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