1. Luke Rockhold Plans to Give Michael Bisping a 'Reality Check' at Fight Night 55

    Life is good for Luke Rockhold . The former Strikeforce middleweight champion turned surging contender under the UFC banner has been wrecking shop inside the Octagon as of late, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 13 days ago 13,740 reads 74 comments

  2. Waterson Retains Title with TKO Win, Kankaanpaa Claims Strawweight Strap

    Michelle Waterson retained her atomweight title with a victory over Yasuko Tamada, while Katja Kankaanpaa won the vacant strawweight strap with a submission victory over Stephanie Eggink...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 13 days ago 1,753 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 50 Notebook: The Fight Card Fans Deserved

    The crowd was lively from the first fight of the night to the last at UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Casino on Friday night...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 13 days ago 5,475 reads 3 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 50: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is blazing a path straight toward Chris Weidman and the middleweight championship. After beating Chris Camozzi, Yushin Okami and Francis Carmont in his first ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 13 days ago 5,393 reads 22 comments

  5. Bellator President Coker: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Randy Couture Could Happen

    Bellator 's newly minted president, Scott Coker , is looking to arrange one of the biggest matchups in MMA history...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 13 days ago 8,312 reads 34 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Ben Rothwell vs. Alistair Overeem Highlights

    UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell , a 43-fight veteran, scored the biggest win of his career when he knocked out ex-Strikeforce/K-1 champ Alistair Overeem at UFC Fight Night 50 Friday night...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 13 days ago 9,135 reads 12 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 50: Ronaldo Souza and the Wonder of Peaking Late

    Life is weird. It's not the same for all of us. There are different paths to walk, different destinations at which to arrive, a host of obstacles to be overcome along the way...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 13 days ago 4,550 reads 14 comments

  8. Dana on Silva: He Deserves to Make a Living Again

    Dana White has released a statement on Thiago Silva's UFC return following a prior stand off with the police and assault charges...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 13 days ago 3,926 reads 0 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 50: 3 Fights for Gegard Mousasi to Take Next

    It was a tough night for Gegard Mousasi at Fight Night 50. He walked to the cage as a UFC title hopeful, then left with a loss on the ledger and a much tougher road to gold at the end of the night...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 13 days ago 3,868 reads 19 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 50: Goodbye Alistair Overeem, We Hardly Knew Ye

    You know what you probably don't remember? The time when Alistair Overeem 's menace matched his physique. What's worse? It wasn't even that long ago. At least chronologically it wasn't...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 13 days ago 64,891 reads 160 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 50: Video Highlights from Main Event

    UFC Fight Night 50 came and went, and some major happenings occurred at the event. This is especially the case in the middleweight division...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 13 days ago 890 reads 0 comments

  12. King Mo on Conn. Fans: They Can Kiss My Butt

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. – After a few trips to the Constitution State, Muhammed Lawal has a message for fight fans in Connecticut: “They can all kiss my ass...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 13 days ago 1,120 reads 0 comments

  13. Bellator 123: In Another Time, Bobby Lashley Might Actually Have Been Something

    Put away your cigarettes and barbecue lighters, folks, because a highly flammable statement is about to drop, and there's no need for anyone to get hurt here. In another time, Bobby Lashley might actually have been something...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 13 days ago 9,928 reads 8 comments

  14. Bellator 123: 3 Fights for King Mo to Take Next

    King Mo is back! As back as he can be, at least. After months of controversy centered around what his former boss may or may not be riding , a loss to Quinton Jackson  that, as noted by Brett Okamoto of ESPN...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 13 days ago 3,819 reads 6 comments

  15. For Jacare Souza, a Middleweight Title Shot Is the Only Fight That Makes Sense

    Ronaldo “ Jacare ” Souza rests his case. Souza made his final push toward No. 1 contender status in the middleweight division on Friday, as he battered, fatigued ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 14 days ago 11,729 reads 42 comments

  16. Invicta FC 8: Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    Invicta FC returned for its eighth card, and it saw two title fights at the top of the card. Michelle Waterson destroyed Yasuko Tamada in the main event to retain her atomweight ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 8,441 reads 15 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Souza vs Mousasi Fight Card

    On Friday night, we were treated to four action-packed bouts on the UFC Fight Night 50 main card and six more on the preliminary card. The main event was a rematch between Gegard Mousasi and Jacare Souza, a match that Mousasi won by knockout...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 14 days ago 2,416 reads 3 comments

  18. Bellator's Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar Brawl: So Bad It Was Actually Good?

    I've seen a lot of MMA over the years. A lot. Putting together The MMA Encyclopedia , I watched footage from all over the world, from the despondently bad to the resplendently life-changing...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 14 days ago 26,253 reads 49 comments

  19. Ben Rothwell Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Arm and Recovery

    Talk about a Pyrrhic victory. Ben Rothwell scored an upset win over Alistair Overeem at UFC Fight Night on Friday, but he hurt his arm in the process...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 16,643 reads 36 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 51

    UFC Fight Night 50 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 50 Main Card Ronaldo Souza def. Gegard Mousasi, submission (Round 3, 4:30) Ben Rothwell def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 15,316 reads 24 comments

  21. Ben Rothwell Breaks Arm vs. Overeem

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 14 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  22. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 50

    The competition in the UFC middleweight division has been on the rise for the past year, and the main event at Fight Night 50 on Friday figured to have a heavy impact on the title picture at 185 pounds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 14 days ago 24,592 reads 47 comments

  23. Ronaldo Souza vs. Gegard Mousasi: What We Learned from Middleweight Tilt

    Friday night, UFC Fight Night 50 marked the UFC's return to Connecticut. It was a show that was less than 10 miles from its competitor, Bellator , and featured an important middleweight main event...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 14 days ago 7,294 reads 40 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mousasi vs. Souza 2

    UFC leaders have repeatedly said they don't view Bellator as true competition. On Friday, though, their actions indicated otherwise...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 14 days ago 27,410 reads 79 comments

  25. UFC, Bellator Present Friday Night Filled with Mostly Highs and Few Lows

    I wrote earlier this week that Friday night's dueling UFC and Bellator cards were a throwback to the old Monday Night Wars in professional wrestling...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 14 days ago 5,432 reads 7 comments