1. 10 of the Best Brawls in MMA History

    Joined once more by Zane Simon from Bloody Elbow, we bring you 10 of the best brawls that have ever blessed the cage (or ring)...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 15 hours ago 12,638 reads 35 comments

  2. The 10 Best Off-the-Wall Dream Fights the UFC Could Make Right Now

    There are no rules anymore. If the last year of topsy-turvy UFC matchmaking has taught us anything, perhaps that’s it...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 21 hours ago 10,461 reads 51 comments

  3. CM Punk Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Recovery from Back Surgery

    CM Punk 's likely MMA debut at UFC 199 was officially pushed back Wednesday, as the former WWE Superstar will undergo back surgery...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 hours ago 41,690 reads 189 comments

  4. UFC's CM Punk Sweepstakes and Bellator's Old-Timers Event Turn Sport to Circus

    The 2016 MMA year began with a roar. In its first major event, held just two days into January, Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit produced an instant classic that will be a tall order to supplant as the best fight of the year...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 23 hours ago 13,021 reads 70 comments

  5. CM Punk Will Debut in UFC as Underdog Against Mickey Gall

    CM Punk , the retired pro wrestler who is transitioning to MMA , opened as a betting underdog for his UFC debut against welterweight Mickey Gall...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 23 hours ago 1,132 reads 7 comments

  6. TJ Dillashaw or Urijah Faber: Who Should Dominick Cruz Fight Next?

    Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw battled for five rounds in a UFC bantamweight classic in January. It marked Cruz’s return after another major knee injury, and he took back his spot on the throne of the 135-pound division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 day ago 5,999 reads 50 comments

  7. The State of the UFC Welterweight Division

    Last Saturday witnessed a shake-up in the UFC's most unshakeupable division. Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson melted Johny Hendricks with long punches and a massive head kick to earn a first-round knockout and contender status at welterweight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 13,211 reads 84 comments

  8. Stephen Thompson, 'Outside Fighting' and the Rise of Karate in the UFC

    Something strange happened at the event formerly known as UFC 196. In the headliner of what became a run-of-the-mill Fight Night card on Fox Sports 1, Stephen Thompson knocked out former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 2 days ago 16,262 reads 52 comments

  9. UFC's Recent USADA Failures Highlight Dangers of Supplement Use

    One aspect of the UFC's stringent drug-testing policy, administered by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, has come under a bright spotlight...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 2 days ago 25,391 reads 104 comments

  10. BJ Penn's UFC Comeback Delayed, Expected to Fight at UFC 197

    On Monday, former UFC champion BJ Penn 's website announced his return to the Octagon will be delayed (via Nick Baldwin of Bloody Elbow): I thought the fight guaranteed was going to happen because the UFC, they set up medicals for me to do...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 12,034 reads 38 comments

  11. UFC's Jon Jones Cited for Driving Without License, Registration, Insurance

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is once again in trouble with the law. According to a report by KRQE News 13, a news station based out of Jones' hometown of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Jones is expected back in court this Wednesday, Feb..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 14,442 reads 126 comments

  12. UFC's 'Wonderboy' and the Re-Emergence of the Karate Master in the Octagon

    Every time Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson hit him on Saturday night, Johny Hendricks got a look on his face like, " Wait, what?" Over the course of their three minutes ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 days ago 57,948 reads 46 comments

  13. Ben Rothwell vs. Junior Dos Santos Scheduled for Clash in Croatia on April 10

    Ben Rothwell is coming off an impressive submission win over Josh Barnett at UFC on Fox 18, but the No. 5-ranked heavyweight contender will jump right back into the Octagon on April 10...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 days ago 6,953 reads 69 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson has arrived as a fresh face of the UFC's welterweight division. Johny Hendricks entered the fight appearing in great shape, but looks aren't everything...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 20,192 reads 35 comments

  15. Roy Nelson: Jared Rosholt a Great Athlete but 'Not a Fighter'

    Roy Nelson did enough to win at UFC Fight Night 82, but just barely. Nelson's co-main event with fellow heavyweight Jared Rosholt resulted in a unanimous-decision victory for Big Country...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 2,570 reads 3 comments

  16. 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 4 days ago 29,581 reads 148 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 83

    UFC Fight Night 82 is in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 82 Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Stephen Thompson def. Johny Hendricks, TKO (Round 1, 3:31) Roy Nelson def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 15,490 reads 25 comments

  18. CM Punk vs. Mickey Gall: Latest Comments, Reaction After Fight Announcement

    More than one year after signing with UFC, former WWE superstar CM Punk finally has an opponent for his mixed martial arts debut...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 7,748 reads 15 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Full Fight Card

    Johny Hendricks is the living, breathing embodiment of UFC Fight Night 82. When the curtain rose in Las Vegas Saturday, both the event and its main-eventer were in need of a turnaround...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 25,707 reads 64 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 82: Joseph Benavidez Takes Dominant Decision over Zach Makovsky

    Zach "Fun Size" Makovsky, while enterprising and tough, could not outwit or outmuscle No. 1 flyweight Joseph Benavidez at UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas. The three-round bout saw Benavidez answer anything Makovsky threw at him with ease...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 4 days ago 1,446 reads 4 comments

  21. Stephen 'Wonderboy' Thompson KOs Ex-Champ Johny Hendricks, Asks for Title Shot

    The welterweight divisional elite are largely names that have been among the best for years. Robbie Lawler . Carlos Condit . Rory MacDonald. Demian Maia. Tyron Woodley . Even the specter of a Georges St-Pierre return looms over the division...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 4 days ago 22,933 reads 89 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Hendricks vs. Thompson Card

    On Saturday night in Las Vegas, Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson did something that no one had ever done: He dominated Johny Hendricks...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 4 days ago 21,794 reads 53 comments

  23. Roy Nelson Scores Brutally Boring Win over Jared Rosholt at UFC Fight Night 82

    UFC Fight Night 82's Roy Nelson has been a fan favorite for years now. When Big Country grounded and pounded his way to victory over Kimbo Slice, rubbed his belly and angered the ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 3,594 reads 8 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: Ovince Saint Preux Takes Decision Against Feijao

    No. 6-ranked light heavyweight contender Ovince Saint Preux (19-7) defeated No. 13-ranked Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante (12-7, 1 NC) at UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 4,596 reads 11 comments

  25. Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier Rematch Announced for UFC 197

    More than a year after Jon Jones defeated Daniel Cormier by unanimous decision at UFC 182 to defend his light heavyweight title, the two are slated for a rematch on April 23 in Las ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 21,709 reads 83 comments