1. UFC on Fox 19 Results: Khabib Nurmagomedov Returns in Dominant Fashion

    UFC on Fox 19 in Tampa, Florida, featured the return of "The Eagle" Khabib Nurmagomedov on Saturday. This was originally supposed to be a main event title eliminator between ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 months ago 9,012 reads 57 comments

  2. Khabib's Return: Can Nurmagomedov Get Back to Being UFC's Scariest Lightweight?

    Arguably the coolest thing about Khabib Nurmagomedov was the way he seemed to come out of nowhere. In an era where the UFC is becoming more and more involved in handcrafting ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 months ago 5,438 reads 27 comments

  3. Will Ring Rust Be a Factor for Jon Jones and Khabib Nurmagomedov?

    The long-awaited return of Khabib Nurmagomedov to action this Saturday and the reappearance of prodigal light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 197 on April 23 marks the end of long stretches of inactivity for both fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 3 months ago 8,094 reads 23 comments

  4. Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Eyed for April UFC on Fox Event

    Tony Ferguson (20-3) will not be fighting No. 7-ranked lightweight contender Michael Johnson (16-10), and he will not be fighting at UFC 197. As first reported by MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani (h/t MMAFighting...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 months ago 4,548 reads 32 comments

  5. Khabib Nurmagomedov Forced off TUF 22 Finale vs. Tony Ferguson with Injured Rib

    The Ultimate Fighter 22 finale took a bit of a ding early Friday morning when MMAFighting.com reported that Khabib Nurmagomedov (22-0) was forced out of his bout against Tony Ferguson (19-3)...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 months ago 3,370 reads 18 comments

  6. UFC's Lightweight Division Gets Likely No. 1 Contender's Fight

    Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm wasn't the only big fight announced Friday morning . According to Brian Martin of the Los Angeles Daily News , the December 11 finale of The Ultimate ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 19,806 reads 113 comments

  7. The Fighting Life: The Rise of MMA in Bahrain

    A stranger in a strange land. Although it is absolutely cliche to be saying it as an American traveling abroad and landing in the world of Islam, that doesn’t take any truth away from the sentiment...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 months ago 4,297 reads 24 comments

  8. Khabib Nurmagomedov Eyeing Bout with Anthony Pettis, Wants to 'Smash' Nate Diaz

    To say Khabib Nurmagomedov is eager to return to his hunt for the UFC lightweight title is an understatement of drastic proportions...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 months ago 13,050 reads 61 comments

  9. Khabib Nurmagomedov Details Melee with Nick Diaz's Crew at WSOF 22

    Words like “barn-burner” and “slobber-knocker” could be used to describe World Series of Fighting 22, and we’re not talking about the action inside the cage...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 11 months ago 17,124 reads 51 comments

  10. Khabib Nurmagomedov Now Eyeing December Return, Still Wants Anthony Pettis

    Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn't want to rush things. After all, that's why he's on the shelf now. Following his second ACL repair in as many years, the UFC's No...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 14,263 reads 53 comments