1. Can Nick Diaz Actually Beat Anderson Silva? Does It Even Matter?

    On day two, reality started to set in. Tuesday’s confirmation that Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz will fight next January at UFC 183 was pure joy, pure wonder...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 hour ago 868 reads 29 comments

  2. Report: Eddie Alvarez Joins UFC, Faces Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

    Updates from Thursday, July 31 MMA Fighting 's Ariel Helwani provides the latest on Eddie Alvarez 's reported move to the UFC: Original Text According ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 hours ago 8,621 reads 61 comments

  3. Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey Fail Drug Tests Following UFC Wins

    Less than a month after scoring their first UFC wins, grappling aces Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey each failed drug tests administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 10 hours ago 2,220 reads 7 comments

  4. Cesar Gracie: Silva's Chin Isn't Great Anymore, Nick Diaz Can Win with Striking

    Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz has a tall task ahead of him when he welcomes ex-UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva back to the Octagon on January 31, but his head coach can easily see him winning the fight...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 13 hours ago 2,664 reads 15 comments

  5. UFC 183: Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Announced for Super Bowl Weekend

    The rumors of Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva turned out to be true, as the two MMA stars are set to face off in 2015. UFC President Dana White took to ESPN’s Sportscenter to announce the fight , via Sherdog ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 day ago 299 reads 1 comments

  6. Daniel Cormier to Train with Anderson Silva Ahead of Title Bout with Jon Jones

    Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the cage at UFC 178 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas to face off against Jon Jones ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 2 days ago 14,807 reads 110 comments

  7. Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes Rematch Set for Brazil

    Chad Mendes hopes the second time will be the charm when he travels to enemy territory once again to take on UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 4 days ago 4,548 reads 61 comments

  8. Olympic Gold Medalist Henry Cejudo Signs with UFC, Debuts at UFC 177

    The UFC has made an interesting addition to its flyweight division, signing Olympic gold-medal-winning wrestler Henry Cejudo. He is booked to face longtime UFC and WEC bantamweight contender (and current flyweight) Scott Jorgensen at UFC 177 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 12,800 reads 26 comments

  9. UFC: 5 Fights to Welcome Back Nick Diaz

    Fight fans can rejoice because Nick Diaz has decided to return from his brief retirement. UFC President Dana White used his official Twitter account to reveal the return of the popular fighter...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 6 days ago 1,627 reads 9 comments

  10. Daniel Cormier Excited to Get His Hands on Jon Jones at UFC 178

    Daniel Cormier has been gunning for Jon Jones for a long time. Even before the former Olympian ever stepped foot in the light heavyweight division, the Louisiana native made ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 7 days ago 19,044 reads 162 comments

  11. Gustafsson Opens Up About Injury, Gives Prediction on Jones vs. Cormier

    Alexander Gustafsson ’s goals haven’t changed, despite suffering a torn meniscus in training camp. He still plans on winning the UFC title and becoming the first man to defeat Jon Jones ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 7 days ago 13,932 reads 61 comments

  12. UFC 178: As Questions Loom, Can Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones Deliver a Classic?

    Daniel Cormier has always been the elephant in the room. Ever since the former Olympic wrestler announced in August 2013 that he'd shed the weight necessary to enter the UFC ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 days ago 19,286 reads 172 comments

  13. Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Beef Leads to All-Out Social Media War

    Alexander Gustafsson’s unexpected exit from his highly anticipated rematch with Jon Jones at UFC 178 left a huge void in the MMA universe, which was quickly filled with ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 7 days ago 18,562 reads 151 comments

  14. 3 Reasons We Need Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort...and 1 Reason We Don't

    He's the No. 1 Contender All TRT discussions aside, Vitor Belfort has been on a colossal tear as of late—leaving his last three opponents with foggy memories of blitzing hand strikes and concussive head kicks...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 7 days ago 11,140 reads 83 comments

  15. Alexander Gustafsson Out, Daniel Cormier in vs. Jon Jones at UFC 178

    The too-good-to-be-true UFC 178 card took its first hit Wednesday evening, as light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson was forced out of his main event against Jon Jones due to injury...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 8 days ago 59,956 reads 561 comments

  16. Vitor Belfort Learns NSAC's Bark Is Worse Than Its Bite, Licensed for UFC 181

    Vitor Belfort may be down to his last strike, but the Nevada State Athletic Commission is still giving him good pitches to hit...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 8 days ago 8,988 reads 50 comments

  17. Conor McGregor on UFC 178: 'Tell Jon (Jones) I'm Taking a Cut of His PPV'

    Surging UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor has a chance to prove he's truly an elite talent at UFC 178 when he squares off with perennial contender Dustin Poirier ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 8 days ago 6,137 reads 15 comments

  18. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier Official for UFC 178 in Las Vegas

    Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier will go down September 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at UFC 178 ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 days ago 18,595 reads 119 comments

  19. Anthony Pettis Will Return, Defend Belt December 6 vs. Gilbert Melendez

    Anthony Pettis will defend his UFC lightweight title December 6 against top contender Gilbert Melendez at UFC 181 . The fight will be Pettis ' first title defense...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 16,985 reads 87 comments

  20. Conor McGregor Agrees to UFC 178 Fight with Dustin Poirier If Poirier Shows Up

    After picking up a win in front of his countrymen, Conor McGregor has no shortage of options for his next fight in the UFC. That's due in large part to the brash comments he has made on a regular basis since joining the UFC's ranks...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 11 days ago 27,676 reads 71 comments

  21. Donald Cerrone vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Booked for UFC 178, Immediately Canceled

    Donald Cerrone helped even the most cynical fans rekindle their love of MMA with his tantalizing fight with Jim Miller on Wednesday, and the future seemed even brighter when rumors ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 13,845 reads 56 comments

  22. Chris Cariaso: Ignoring Naysayers, out to Capitalize on 'Dream Opportunity'

    Title shots in the UFC can be tricky business, and Chris Cariaso is determined to make the most of his opportunity to get his hands on championship gold...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 15 days ago 2,235 reads 23 comments

  23. Report: Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso Booked for UFC 177 Co-Main Event

    UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is set for a quick turnaround. While he successfully defended his belt just a few weeks ago at UFC 174, Johnson is now tabbed to defend ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 7,300 reads 89 comments

  24. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy: An Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 178 will play host to a big-time middleweight tilt between No. 6-ranked contender Tim Kennedy and No. 11-ranked Yoel Romero on September 27...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 2,397 reads 38 comments

  25. UFC 178: Is Tim Kennedy Wise to Face Yoel Romero?

    Since entering the UFC , former Strikeforce title contender Tim Kennedy has wanted nothing more than a tough opponent with a big name who could rocket him to the top of the middleweight division...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 16 days ago 3,770 reads 27 comments