1. UFC 196: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor Early Preview and Predictions

    The cancellation of Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez prompted a major shake-up of the UFC's numbering system and resulted in UFC 197 being renamed UFC 196 (while UFC 196 became Fight Night 82)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 30,112 reads 149 comments

  2. CM Punk's UFC Opponent Confirmed at UFC Fight Night 82, They Face off in Octagon

    Mickey Gall vs. Mike Jackson isn't your typical UFC fight. While the promotion bills itself as the one true home for top-level MMA , Gall and Jackson combined for just one professional bout entering Saturday's Fight Night 82...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 127,813 reads 167 comments

  3. Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman: Fight Date Announced, Comments and Reaction

    On Wednesday afternoon, UFC President Dana White announced on Fox Sports' Garbage Time (via Damon Martin of FoxSports.com) that Luke Rockhold will defend his middleweight title against Chris Weidman at UFC 199 in June...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 days ago 23,100 reads 81 comments

  4. UFC 196 Moved from Pay-Per-View to Fox Sports 1 After Main Event Cancellation

    UFC 196 isn't cancelled, but it isn't going to be on pay-per-view, either. Following the collapse of the card's main event, the UFC has opted to pull UFC 196 off of pay-per-view and put it on its regular television broadcast partner, Fox Sports 1...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 23,880 reads 72 comments

  5. UFC 196: Jon Jones vs. Stipe Miocic at HWT Is Too Big, Too Crazy to Pass Up

    If the old cliche is true and “luck” is what happens when preparation meets opportunity—well, the UFC, Jon Jones and Stipe Miocic all have a chance to get really lucky right now...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 17 days ago 38,553 reads 90 comments

  6. The State of the UFC Lightweight Division

    No division in the UFC boasts a deeper roster of talented fighters than lightweight. The promotion's 155-pounders run the gamut from brutal pressure fighters to suffocating wrestlers to flashy strikers and everything in between...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 18 days ago 12,092 reads 29 comments

  7. Fabricio Werdum Joins Cain Velasquez, Pulls out of UFC's Super Bowl Fight Card

    When it rains, it pours for the UFC. Less than 24 hours after UFC President Dana White announced heavyweight top contender Cain Velasquez was pulling out of the UFC 196 main ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 28,875 reads 127 comments

  8. Conor McGregor, Dana White and UFC 197's Biggest Question: 'Where's My Belt?'

    There aren’t many awkward silences during Conor McGregor press conferences. The Irishman sees to that himself. When McGregor is at the dais, he appears to fill every inch of available space...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 21 days ago 42,463 reads 101 comments

  9. Rafael Dos Anjos Talks 'Lunatic' Conor McGregor, Eyes Submission Win at UFC 197

    UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos has promised to "finish" Conor McGregor when the pair meet in March...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 23 days ago 34,358 reads 86 comments

  10. Teaming with Conor McGregor Makes Miesha Tate the Smart Choice for Holly Holm

    Since capturing the women’s bantamweight championship from Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, much of the discussion about Holly Holm has focused on how much she now has to lose...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 32,468 reads 42 comments

  11. How Conor McGregor Stacks Up with the UFC's Lightweight Division

    Conor McGregor is slated to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight title at UFC 197 on March 5. Assuming the UFC meets McGregor’s enormous financial demands , the fight will go ahead...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 63,249 reads 137 comments