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  1. Tatiana Suarez vs Nina Ansaroff, Joanne Calderwood vs Katlyn Chookagian Booked For UFC 238
    A strawweight tilt with championship implications is set for UFC 238, as Tatiana Suarez will square off against Nina Ansaroff in Chicago on June 8. The contest had originally been rumored for UFC 237...
  2. UFC news, rumors: Yoel Romero vs. Jacare Souza 2 set for UFC Fight Night main event in Florida
    UFC will make its return to Florida for a UFC Fight Night event on April 27, and while the main event isn't the one many had anticipated over the past few weeks, it's still a middleweight matchup...
  3. Conor McGregor arrested for allegedly smashing, stealing cell phone outside Miami hotel
    Conor McGregor has been arrested in Florida. The former UFC two-division champion is being charged on two counts for allegedly smashing a fan’s phone early Monday outside a famous Miami Beach hotel,...
  4. Fan that Conor McGregor allegedly stole phone from tells his side of what happened
    On Monday, Conor McGregor was arrested in Miami, Fla. on charges of strong-armed robbery and criminal mischief. Per the arrest affidavit, McGregor and the alleged victim, Ahmed Abdirzak of England,...
  5. UFC signs undefeated featherweight Norma Dumont
    An unbeaten Brazilian has joined the UFC. Norma Dumont, winner of four MMA bouts in less than three years as a professional, has signed a multi-fight deal with the UFC, Dumont announced on her social...
  6. Tom Breese withdraws from UFC London bout against Ian Heinisch
    Tom Breese is out of his UFC London fight with Ian Heinisch. Breese’s management confirmed the story to MMA Fighting following an initial post from Heinisch that stated that the British middleweight...
  7. Rockhold moves up to fight Blachowicz
    Former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will move up to light heavyweight to fight Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239 on July 6 in Las Vegas, multiple sources tell ESPN. Rockhold, also the former...
  8. Rafael dos Anjos vs. Kevin Lee to meet in welterweight main event of UFC Rochester
    Two former top lightweights will meet in a key welterweight clash in New York. Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee are set to fight in the 170-pound main event of UFC Rochester on May 18, officials told...
  9. UFC Nashville weigh-in results: Luis Pena misses weight by 2.5 pounds
    Main card (ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET) Stephen Thompson (170.5) vs Anthony Pettis (171) Curtis Blaydes (262) vs Justin Willis (266) John Makdessi (154.5) vs Jesus Pinedo (155.5) Jussier Formiga (126) vs...
  10. UFC Nashville bonuses: Anthony Pettis’ scintillating knockout of ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson leads $50K winners
    Fight fans were not disappointed last night (Sat., Mar. 23, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 6 live on ESPN+ from inside Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, as former UFC lightweight champion Anthony...
  11. Ex-UFC champion Conor McGregor announces his retirement — again
    McGregor's motivation to continue in the sport had been called into question over recent years, after his MMA inactivity and brief foray into boxing to fight Floyd Mayweather in 2017. McGregor, who...
  12. LFA double champ Casey Kenney steps in vs. Ray Borg on short notice at UFC Philadelphia
    Ray Borg’s road to his octagon return has been filled with hardship, so what’s one more hiccup along the way? Borg (11-3 MMA, 5-3 UFC) has experienced a fight week opponent change with Kyler Phillips...
  13. Jessica Aguilar replaces Alexa Grasso, will face Marina Rodriguez at UFC on ESPN 2
    Marina Rodriguez has a new opponent for next week’s UFC event. The unbeaten Contender Series alum, who was matched-up against Alexa Grasso at the UFC on ESPN 2 card in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on...
  14. Jon Jones vs. Thiago Santos slated for UFC 239
    Stipe Miocic will have to wait. Just hours after Jones teased a potential fight against the former UFC heavyweight champion, his real marching orders were unveiled: Jones is being targeted to defend...
  15. Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes official for UFC 238
    UFC President Dana White’s plan is in motion. The promotion today announced flyweight champion Henry Cejudo (14-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC) will take on bantamweight No. 1 contender Marlon Moraes (22-5 MMA, 4-1...
  16. Feathetweights Cub Swanson, Shane Burgos to clash at UFC Ottawa
    Cub Swanson will face Shane Burgos in a featherweight bout at UFC Ottawa on May 4. Promotion officials announced the matchup on Wednesday. UFC Fight Night 150 takes place at Canadian Tire Centre in...
  17. Former UFC welterweight champions Tyron Woodley, Robbie Lawler set for June rematch
    A pair of former welterweight champions will square off in a June 29 rematch as Tyron Woodley and Robbie Lawler have agreed verbally to meet at UFC Fight Night in Minneapolis. UFC president Dana...
  18. Amanda Nunes vs. Holly Holm in the works to headline UFC 237 in Brazil
    Amanda Nunes could be defending her UFC women’s bantamweight belt against Holly Holm next. Two-division UFC champion Amanda Nunes will apparently defend her bantamweight title in May. Just over month...
  19. Full Fight Card Announced for Bellator 219 This Friday on Paramount Network
    Complete Bellator 219: Awad vs. Girtz Main Card: Lightweight Main Event: Saad Awad (23-10) vs. Brandon Girtz (15-8) Lightweight Co-Main Event: Daniel Straus (24-8, 1 NC) vs. Shane Kruchten (12-4)...
  20. UFC newcomers Bea Malecki, Duda Santana agree to fight in Stockholm
    A featherweight bout between Bea Malecki and Duda Santana has been verbally agreed upon for the upcoming UFC Fight Night event in Stockholm, Sweden, on June 1, multiple sources told MMA Fighting...
  21. Renato Moicano will replace Jose Aldo at UFC 237 if needed, wants Zabit or Ortega if not
    Renato Moicano took some important learning lessons away from his loss to Jose Aldo earlier this year and hopes to get an opportunity to show those lessons against a top featherweight contender in...
  22. UFC Philadelphia medical suspensions: Two fighters receive potential indefinite suspensions
    Two fighters have been issued extended medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC Philadelphia. The Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission released the event’s finalized medical suspension report on...
  23. Jimmie Rivera vs. Petr Yan targeted for UFC 238
    A veteran of the UFC’s bantamweight wars will take on one of the division’s fastest rising up-and-comers at UFC 238. Jimmie Rivera will square off with Petr Yan on the June 8 card at United Center in...
  24. T.J. Dillashaw accepts two-year suspension from USADA after positive drug test
    Former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw has accepted a two-year suspension after testing positive for recombinant human erythropoietin (rHuEPO), the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced on...
  25. B.J. Penn issued restraining order; mother of children alleges years of physical, sexual abuse
    B.J. Penn is set to return at UFC 237 with an active restraining order against him. Penn’s estranged partner, Shealen Uaiwa, first obtained a temporary restraining order and petition for an order of...
  26. Lodune Sincaid, 'TUF 1' alum and former WEC champ, dead at 45
    An “Ultimate Fighter 1” cast member who later went on to hold WEC gold has died. Lodune Sincaid died on April 7, exactly one month short of his 46th birthday, according to his personal website. No...
  27. Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Dustin Poirier, Israel Adesanya after UFC 236 title wins?
    Fighters with two different types of journeys reached interim UFC champion status at UFC 236 when Dustin Poirier and Israel Adesanya claimed belt. Full Story
  28. Rizin 15 card finalized
    MMAFighting Top of the Card: Muhammed Lawal vs. Jiri Prochazka Tenshin Nasukawa vs. Fritz Aldin Biagtan Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Ben Nguyen Satoru Kitaoka vs. Roberto Satoshi Souza Karl Albrektsson vs....
  29. UFC’s Darren Till arrested for allegedly stealing taxi, trashing hotel room
    According to Spanish outlet ElDia.es, UFC fighter Darren Till was one of five British citizens arrested in Tenerife, Spain on Thursday for causing damage to a hotel and accidentally stealing a taxi....
  30. Walt Harris accepts four-month USADA suspension
    Walt Harris’s business with the United States Anti-Doping Agency and the California State Athletic Commission has been resolved. On Monday, the USADA announced that Harris has accepted a four-month...
  31. UFC veteran Rodrigo de Lima killed in hit and run incident in Brazil
    Former UFC fighter Rodrigo de Lima was killed Sunday in a hit and run incident following a dispute with an Uber driver in Belem, Brazil. Full Story
  32. Pedro Munhoz fined $2,500 for post-UFC 235 celebration
    The Nevada Athletic Commission on Wednesday voted to fine UFC bantamweight Pedro Munhoz $2,500 plus attorney’s fees for his post-fight celebration at UFC 235. Munhoz’s total bill comes to $2,827.06...
  33. UFC on ESPN+ 8 pre-event facts: Jim Miller adds to record for most UFC fights
    The UFC makes its return to Florida this weekend with UFC on ESPN+ 8, which takes place Saturday at BB&T Center in Sunrise with a main card that airs on ESPN+ following prelims on ESPN and ESPN2. A...
  34. Sean O’Malley, Nicco Montaño, two others suspended six months by USADA in contaminated supplement cases
    Four UFC fighters have been suspended six months by USADA, all for testing positive for the banned substance ostarine, the UFC’s anti-doping partner announced Tuesday. The four fighters were former...
  35. UFC Fort Lauderdale Bonuses: Perry vs. Oliveira Takes Home Fight of the Night
    ‘Platinum’ Mike Perry struck gold Saturday night at UFC Fort Lauderdale, splitting Fight of the Night honors with Alex Oliveira. including a middleweight main event that saw short-notice replacement...
  36. PFL announces first three events of 2019 regular season
    The Professional Fighters League announced the first three events for the first half of the 2019 regular season Friday. PFL 1 will feature two-time Olympic judo gold medalist Kayla Harrison as she...
  37. UFC Ottawa bonus winners: Walt Harris’ 50-second TKO leads $50K winners
    There weren’t many finishes last night (Sat., May 4, 2019) at UFC on ESPN+ 9 live on ESPN+ from inside Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, but the action still produced fireworks,...
  38. Larissa Pacheco will now face Kayla Harrison in the PFL 12 main event
    The PFL’s first show of 2019 is once again seeing a main event change. Less than a week after scheduled headliner Louis Taylor announced that he would not be competing in the league’s second season...
  39. UFC veteran Anthony Johnson arrested for domestic violence
    Former UFC fighter Anthony “Rumble” Johnson was arrested for domestic violence on Monday in Florida. MMAWeekly.com confirmed the arrest by the Boca Raton Police Services, following an initial report...
  40. Neil Magny out of UFC Rochester bout vs. Vicente Luque
    The UFC is looking for someone to step up and fight Vicente Luque on short notice this Saturday at UFC Rochester. Neil Magny has pulled out of his welterweight bout against Vicente Luque for...
  41. UFC nearing deal for Holloway-Edgar, sources say
    The UFC is close to finalizing a featherweight title fight between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar for UFC 240 on July 27 in Edmonton, Canada, according to multiple sources. The promotion has tried to...
  42. Arlovski-Rothwell 2 set for July 20 card
    Two veteran heavyweights will meet again at UFC Fight Night San Antonio in July. Andrei Arlovski vs. Ben Rothwell 2 is set for the July 20 event, sources told ESPN. The rematch is 11 years in the...
  43. Elias Theodorou, Wilson Reis among cuts to UFC's roster
    A popular Canadian “Ultimate Fighter” winner and a former title challenger are among four recent cuts to the UFC’s roster. Elias Theodorou, Wilson Reis, Marcelo Golm and Eric Shelton have been...
  44. Rostem Akman vs. Sergey Khandozhko completes 13-fight UFC on ESPN+ 11 lineup
    The lineup for the UFC’s return to Sweden this week appears to be complete with the addition of a welterweight fight. Rostem Akman (6-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) will step up on short notice to take on Sergey...
  45. Brian Ortega Vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov Set For UFC 240
    On a day in which we learned of the scintillating lightweight showdown between Tony Ferguson and Donald Cerrone, it was going to be hard for the UFC to top it with another fight-announcement. And...
  46. Alex Oliveira To Meet With Police Over Alleged Assault
    UFC Welterweight Alex Oliveira will meet with police over an alleged assault against his ex-wife in Tres Rios, Rio de Janeiro this coming Monday. The news was confirmed by MMA Junkie after precinct...
  47. Urijah Faber returns for UFC Sacramento fight with Ricky Simon
    A member of the UFC Hall of Fame will soon enter the Octagon. Urijah Faber, who retired from the sport following a decision victory over Brad Pickett in Sacramento in Dec. 2016, has agreed to take on...
  48. UFC's Yoel Romero wins tainted supplement lawsuit, awarded $27 million in damages
    Yoel Romero’s name has been further cleared of wrongdoing after a failed drug test from 2016 was proven to have stemmed from a tainted supplement. Romero (13-3 MMA, 9-2 UFC) on Tuesday won a lawsuit...
  49. Three New Bouts Announced for UFC 240 in Edmonton
    The lineup for UFC 240 is beginning to take shape, as the promotion on Tuesday confirmed a trio of contests for the July 27 event. The newly-announced bouts are as followed: Lauren Murphy vs. Mara...
  50. Bryan Caraway, Joseph Morales amongst many shown door by the UFC
    UFC veteran Bryan Caraway and flyweight Joseph Morales are among just a handful of names who have been released by the UFC. In addition to Caraway and Morales, MMA Fighting’s Guilherme Cruz confirmed...
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