1. CM Punk Enjoying the Process, Summoning 'The Force' on the Road to UFC Debut

    Stepping in to compete on the biggest stage in mixed martial arts is nothing CM Punk is taking lightly, and he is dedicated to doing the necessary work to ensure he'll be ready when that happens...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 14 days ago 202,443 reads 106 comments

  2. UFC on Fox 16: Can Miesha Tate Earn 3rd Shot at Ronda Rousey?

    Miesha Tate continues her trek back toward the women's bantamweight title and Ronda Rousey when she takes on rising contender Jessica "Evil" Eye at UFC on Fox 16 this Saturday...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 14 days ago 10,259 reads 79 comments

  3. Longtime Cutman 'Stitch' Duran Says UFC Fired Him over Comments on Reebok Deal

    Jacob "Stitch" Duran has been a fixture of the UFC for years. Fans have seen him at nearly every event, tending to fighters' wounds and applying compresses to bumps and bruises...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 23,766 reads 124 comments

  4. Veteran Cutman Duran No Longer Will Work for UFC

    Jacob “Stitch” Duran, an iconic cutman so synonymous with the UFC that he has been included in past editions of the company's official video games, will no longer be a fixture in the octagon...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 14 days ago 1,091 reads 1 comments

  5. Dillashaw vs. Barao 2: The Rematch Nobody Wanted, This Time for Free

    The coolest thing about Saturday's UFC on Fox 16 event is that it features a legitimate world UFC title fight in the main event of a network-televised free card...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 14 days ago 25,795 reads 122 comments

  6. Ronda Rousey Hopes Final Fight Will Be Her 'Beating the Crap' out of Cyborg

    Ronda Rousey has already written the final chapter of her MMA career in her head, and it ends with a beatdown of longtime rival Cris "Cyborg" Justino (h/t MMAJunkie.com for the video)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 35,585 reads 50 comments

  7. Conor McGregor Talks, but Jose Aldo Reigns as UFC's Truly Outspoken Champion

    In trying to determine who is the UFC's most outspoken featherweight, it might take a while to consider Jose Aldo . Conor McGregor 's Gaelic gift of gab garners most of the headlines at 145 pounds...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 14 days ago 27,406 reads 106 comments

  8. Christy Mack Talks Domestic Violence in MMA

    Christy Mack spoke to HBO's "Real Sports" for the first on-camera interview since she was seriously wounded in an attack allegedly at the hands of her ex-boyfriend Jon Koppenhaver, aka mixed martial artist War Machine...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 14 days ago 1,747 reads 0 comments

  9. Bisping: Aldo Did Right Thing with UFC 189 Withdrawal

    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo's withdrawal from a UFC 189 title fight with Conor McGregor due to a rib injury dominated the news for weeks...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 743 reads 0 comments

  10. Urijah Faber Claims Another Scuffle Happened with McGregor During TUF Filming

    Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor were at it again. It isn’t like it wasn’t expected, especially after their odd dust-up outside of the ladies restroom at the UFC 189 weigh-ins over a week ago...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 14 days ago 15,471 reads 78 comments

  11. McGregor's Father Doubts UFC Books Aldo on Another World Tour

    Conor McGregor and his team at SBG Ireland have made a habit out of pointing to Jose Aldo's last-second withdrawal from UFC 189 as proof that the UFC featherweight champion is afraid to fight his Irish rival...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 1,117 reads 1 comments

  12. Randy Couture on Fight with Fedor: 'Never Say Never'

    The permutation of the heavyweight ranks and infusion of new talent has created an unfamiliar landscape in the last eight years...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 14 days ago 2,987 reads 23 comments

  13. Minor Leaguer Religiously Leaves Tickets for Rousey

    This story is either really sweet or really creepy. Minor league baseball player Anthony Giansanti thinks he's perfect for UFC fighter Ronda Rousey...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 71 Injuries and Medical Suspensions

    California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) issued its list of injuries and medical suspensions on Tuesday for the mixed martial arts ( MMA ) fighters who participated in UFC Fight ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 415 reads 0 comments

  15. HBO's Looks at War Machine, Domestic Violence in MMA

    HBO's “Real Sports” tonight takes a look at domestic violence in MMA , and fighter War Machine and former girlfriend Christy Mack's sad tale is featured prominently...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 523 reads 0 comments

  16. Tito Ortiz on Fighting Fedor: "That'd Be Amazing"

    Tito Ortiz is set to challenge for the Bellator light heavyweight title later this year against Liam McGeary, but the former UFC champion already has his sights set on his next fight...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 519 reads 0 comments

  17. UFC on Fox 16: Who's on the Hot Seat in Chicago This Weekend?

    Despite dominating Renan Barao at UFC 173, T.J. Dillashaw will meet the Brazilian again in his second attempted defense of the UFC Bantamweight Championship...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 14 days ago 17,394 reads 19 comments

  18. Cerrone Accuses Champ Rafael Dos Anjos of Drug Use

    UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos looks to make his first successful title defense later this year when he meets Donald Cerrone. And the pre-fight trash-talk is already in full swing...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 3,523 reads 4 comments

  19. Faber Reveals He Had off-Camera Scuffle with Conor McGregor

    Former WEC (World Extreme Cagefighting) featherweight champion and current UFC bantamweight/featherweight Urijah Faber has landed yet another Ultimate Fighter coaching gig...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 14 days ago 519 reads 0 comments

  20. Miesha Tate vs. Jessica Eye: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC on Fox 16 on Saturday will be co-headlined by a possible title eliminator at 135 pounds when No. 2-ranked contender Miesha Tate (16-5) squares off against No. 5-ranked Jessica Eye (11-2, 1 NC)...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 8,118 reads 42 comments

  21. MMA's Biggest Storylines Heading into Second Half of 2015

    Whew. The first six months of 2015 brought upheaval to MMA on several fronts. Ronda Rousey continues to permeate the mainstream sports consciousness in unprecedented ways...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 15 days ago 27,949 reads 59 comments

  22. Rose Namajunas Finding Value in Patience and Experience

    Carrying the weight of expectation can be a difficult task for any fighter, and Rose Namajunas ' experience with hype and the spotlight wasn't a pleasant one...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 15 days ago 9,529 reads 32 comments

  23. Frank Mir Scores $200,000 Payday for KO Win

    If nothing else, Frank Mir's revival tour certainty hasn't hurt his bank account. The former two-time UFC heavyweight champion handily led the disclosed payroll at UFC Fight Night 71, ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 15 days ago 1,029 reads 1 comments

  24. Punk: My 1st UFC Fight 'Already Sells Itself'

    As a professional wrestler in the WWE, Phil “CM Punk” Brooks was a master at creating and fueling grudges...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 days ago 1,385 reads 1 comments

  25. Lingerie FC Coming to PPV Aug. 8 from Vegas

    The video promises mixed martial arts ( MMA ) "like you've never seen it before," perhaps forgetting what kind of imaginations most fight fans have (present company included)...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 days ago 1,796 reads 2 comments