Sign In


Keep me logged in

Page 60 - Top MMA News and Mixed Martial Arts Headlines

Do you have a hot MMA story or news item that you have found and would like to share?
Then read our guidelines then post it to our MMA News Share Forum to have it display here for the community to read on this page.
Thiago Silva Signs With WSOF, Enters 4-Man Tournament For Light Heavyweight Title
Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Thiago Silva has signed with World Series of Fighting and will vie for the promotion’s light heavyweight title through a four-man tournament on March 28. The promotion confirmed the news after an initial report from MMAFighting.com. Silva will face Ronny Markes in the semifinals of the tournament, while Matt Hamill will be on the opposite side of the bracket and face a yet-to-be announced opponent. The tournament final will take place later this summer.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 10:57PM by JLS1980 - 10 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
UFC discussing Dillashaw vs. Barao 2, Rampage vs. Maldonado for UFC 186 in Montreal
The UFC's first card in Montreal since 2013 doesn't have a main event yet, but officials are exploring the possibility of a bantamweight championship rematch as the headliner. According to Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight, discussions are in place for T.J. Dillashaw to defend his bantamweight belt against Renan Barao, the man he famously took it from last May. Additionally, the return of Quinton Jackson to the UFC could start off with a showdown with noted brawler Fabio Maldonado.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 10:48PM by JLS1980 - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
Lightweights Ross Pearson, Sam Stout To Meet At UFC 185 In Dallas
Ross Pearson will fight Sam Stout at UFC 185 on March 14. The promotion announced the lightweight contest on Wednesday. UFC 185 takes place at American Airlines Center in Dallas and features a lightweight title clash between Anthony Pettis and Rafael dos Anjos.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 10:43PM by JLS1980 - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Paige VanZant vs. Felice Herrig set for UFC on FOX 15 in New Jersey
The fight card for UFC on FOX 15 continues to fill out as a women's strawweight bout was added to the card on Wednesday as Paige VanZant will square off with Felice Herrig. The bout was announced on UFC Tonight on Fox Sports 1. VanZant, 20, made her UFC debut recently, defeating Kailin Curran via third-round TKO at UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Swanson in November. Her MMA record stands at 4-1. Prior to making her debut, VanZant was originally scheduled to compete on The Ultimate Fighter season 20, but was disqualified because of her age. Contestants on the show must be 21 years of age or higher.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 10:38PM by JLS1980 - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Carla Esparza vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk announced as UFC 185 co-main event
Carla Esparza's first UFC women's strawweight title defense will be made in Dallas, Texas at UFC 185 on March 14th.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 10:35PM by JLS1980 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Sparring partner says he wasn’t knocked out by Anderson Silva: ‘I was just dizzy’
Anderson Silva has received criticism after a video of him knocking out a training partner, and continuing to punch him during a sparring session at Team Nogueira gym went viral on Tuesday. However, Douglas Moura, who was sparring with "The Spider", says Silva doesn’t deserve criticism.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 5:24PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Glory 19 Update: Andy Ristie-Steve Moxon Matchup Added to Feb. 6 Card in Virginia
Glory 19 Update: Andy Ristie-Steve Moxon Matchup Added to Feb. 6 Card in Virginia.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 5:22PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
Report: Curfew Could Prevent Aldo-McGregor at Soccer Stadium in Ireland
Report: Curfew Could Prevent Aldo-McGregor at Soccer Stadium in Ireland.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 5:21PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
'UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway' drug-testing results
The Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA) announced today that all its UFC Fight Night 58 drug tests came back clean.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 5:19PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Manager: Anderson Silva didn't mean to hurt training partner in video
Anderson Silva’s co-manager said a video that appears to show the former UFC middleweight champion knocking out a training partner isn’t as bad as it looks.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 5:17PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Alexander Gustafsson, Phil Davis call BS on bizarre Anderson Silva knockout video
LOS ANGELES -- A strange video of Anderson Silva apparently knocking out a training partner with a knee aired on Brazilian television this week. A clip made its way to Twitter on Tuesday, queuing up multiple questions about its validity.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 11:30AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dana White: Kelvin Gastelum could earn title shot with win over Tyron Woodley
Undefeated welterweight Kelvin Gastelum returns to the Octagon against Tyron Woodley, and a win could put him right into title contention.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC on Fox 13 Medical Suspensions: Junior dos Santos, 7 Others Facing 6-Month Layoffs
UFC on Fox 13 Medical Suspensions: Junior dos Santos, 7 Others Facing 6-Month Layoffs.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 11:25AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Lorenzo Fertitta: 'We just wanted to get you guys pissed off' by focusing ads on McGregor and ignoring Siver
Lorenzo Fertitta says that the UFC decision to mostly ignore Dennis Siver in ads for Sunday night's fight with Conor McGregor was a strategic one.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 11:24AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Meet Summer Daniels, Bellator MMA's new ring girl
With Jade Bryce no longer circling the Bellator MMA cage, the organization recently announced her replacement.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 11:20AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Manny Pacquiao agrees to terms for May bout, 60/40 split for Floyd Mayweather
Manny Pacquiao and representatives from Mayweather's camp have reportedly agreed on terms, with Floyd's final sign off being the only thing needed to make it happen.
Submitted Jan 14, 2015 9:06AM by JLS1980 - 7 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
Roger Narvaez vs. Elias Theodorou added to UFC 185 in Dallas
A middleweight matchup between Texan Roger Narvaez (7-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Canadian Elias Theodorou (10-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) is the latest addition to the quickly filling UFC 185 lineup.
Submitted Jan 13, 2015 9:27PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Lightweights Tony Ferguson vs. Yancy Medeiros added to UFC 184
While UFC 184 is just six weeks away, the promotion is still adding bouts to the night’s lineup, and Tony Ferguson (17-3 MMA, 7-1 UFC) vs. Yancy Madeiros (11-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) is the latest contest to make its way on to the card.
Submitted Jan 13, 2015 9:26PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Thatch vs. Thompson now heads UFC Fight Night 60
The UFC has announced a major shakeup in the plans for the welterweight division, as one fight has gone from three rounds to five and another title fight has been scrapped.
Submitted Jan 13, 2015 7:00PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Hendricks Out Of Title Fight, Faces Matt Brown At UFC 185
UFC officials have opted against a Robbie Lawler-Johny Hendricks trilogy, for unknown reasons, and instead have put Hendricks in against Columbus Ohio’s Matt “The Immortal” Brown. UFC officials announced the news Tuesday. UFC 185 goes down from the American Airlines Center, in Dallas, on March 14. No news on what the UFC’s intentions are for their newly minted welterweight champion Robbie Lawler.
Submitted Jan 13, 2015 6:39PM by bjj1605 - 17 comments
Filed under: UFC
  » May 2015
  » April 2015
  » March 2015
  » February 2015
  » January 2015
  » December 2014
  » November 2014
  » October 2014
  » September 2014
  » August 2014
  » July 2014
  » June 2014
  » May 2014
  » April 2014
  » March 2014
  » February 2014
  » January 2014
  » December 2013
  » November 2013
  » October 2013
  » September 2013
  » August 2013
  » July 2013
  » June 2013
  » May 2013
  » April 2013
  » March 2013
  » February 2013
  » January 2013
  » December 2012
  » November 2012
  » October 2012
  » September 2012
  » August 2012
  » July 2012
  » June 2012
  » May 2012
  » April 2012
  » March 2012
  » February 2012
  » January 2012
  » December 2011
  » November 2011
  » October 2011
  » September 2011
  » August 2011
  » July 2011
  » June 2011
  » May 2011
  » April 2011
  » March 2011
  » February 2011
  » January 2011
  » December 2010
  » November 2010
  » October 2010
  » September 2010
  » August 2010
  » July 2010
  » June 2010
  » May 2010
  » April 2010
  » March 2010
  » February 2010
  » January 2010
  » December 2009
  » November 2009
  » October 2009
  » September 2009
  » August 2009
  » July 2009
  » June 2009
  » May 2009
  » April 2009
  » March 2009
  » February 2009
  » January 2009
  » December 2008
  » November 2008
  » October 2008
  » September 2008
  » August 2008
  » July 2008
  » June 2008
  » May 2008
  » April 2008
  » March 2008
  » February 2008
  » January 2008
  » December 2007
  » November 2007
  » October 2007
  » September 2007
  » August 2007
  » July 2007
  » June 2007