1. UFC Fighter Josh Samman Dies at Age 28

    MMA fighter Josh Samman died on the morning of Oct. 5 after being hospitalized on Sept. 29, his manager Gary Ibarra confirmed to Damon Martin of FoxSports.com. He had been in a coma for the entirety of his hospitalization...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 38,623 reads 93 comments

  2. UFC 204: Key Storylines for Bisping vs. Hendo 2 Fight Card

    You probably know about Michael Bisping , but what else is going on at UFC 204? We'd be remiss if we glossed over Bisping 's valiant—or reckless, depending on how your tastes run—bid for revenge against Dan Henderson...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 1,714 reads 3 comments

  3. Nurmagomedov's Ultimatum Fighting: Title Fight or UFC Will Never Go to Russia

    Khabib Nurmagomedov feels like he was played by the UFC...and he is not taking that lightly. Speaking with Luke Thomas on SiriusXM's The Luke Thomas Show , the lightweight contender issued a strong ultimatum to the UFC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 20,402 reads 69 comments

  4. Ol' Gunslinger Dan Henderson Hunts Hollywood Ending in Last Glorious Shootout

    The long and storied history of Dan Henderson is written on his 46-year-old face. Scarred cheeks, flat nose, cauliflowered ears, he is the "after" photo of what a legendary MMA career looks like...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 2 months ago 11,252 reads 23 comments

  5. Jason High Talks Roy Nelson Ref Kick, Calls for 'Consistency' in UFC Discipline

    Jason High has a fight coming up Saturday in his native Kansas City, Missouri, against a dangerous submission artist. If he can notch a victory, he has a pretty airtight case to compete for World Series of Fighting's lightweight title...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 9,721 reads 6 comments

  6. Michael Bisping Puts His Legacy on the Line to Exact Revenge on Dan Henderson

    It has recently come to our attention that we' ve been shortchanging Michael Bisping for years. There's no other way to say it: We underestimated him. We dismissed him...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 12,450 reads 46 comments

  7. Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson Breakdown

    Michael Bisping will attempt to defend his middleweight title for the first time when he takes on old foe Dan Henderson this October 8 at UFC 204...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 2 months ago 12,648 reads 37 comments

  8. Eddie Alvarez Dismisses Conor McGregor: "I've Never Felt so Unthreatened'

    Eddie Alvarez isn't going to lie and say his fight with Conor McGregor is going to be an exciting battle between amazing competitors. No, Alvarez feels like this is going to be the easiest fight of his career...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 63,772 reads 91 comments

  9. Vitor Belfort vs. Gegard Mousasi: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 204 will be headlined by a middleweight title fight between Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson, but the main event is not the only meaningful bout to be contested at 185 pounds...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 2 months ago 7,914 reads 21 comments

  10. The 7 Biggest UFC Fights That Never Happened

    MMA is a fickle mistress. More than any other sport, it giveth and taketh away seemingly on a whim. Fights are booked and unbooked based on injuries or drug test failures or pretty much all the things that have happened to Jon Jones...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 54,403 reads 52 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 96 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    The UFC returned to Portland with a (sort of) bantamweight showcase that lived up to the hype. John Lineker met John Dodson in a classic. The two flyweight-turned-bantamweight contenders stood toe-to-toe and hit each other with their best shots...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 11,141 reads 53 comments

  12. Alex Oliveira's Upset of Will Brooks Marred by Repeated Unprofessional Conduct

    By any objective analysis, Alex Oliveira’s victory at UFC Fight Night: Dodson vs. Lineker was the most meaningful of his career. In defeating Will Brooks, he scored his first career win over a ranked UFC opponent...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 2 months ago 14,786 reads 24 comments

  13. Video: Banned UFC Fighter Rousimar Palhares Takes Another KO Loss Overseas

    Rousimar Palhares , who was kicked out of both the UFC and World Series of Fighting for failing to relinquish dangerous submission holds after an opponent tapped, took his second ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 52,762 reads 15 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 96: Last Thing Between John Lineker and Title Shot Is His Weight

    John Lineker might be the scariest men’s bantamweight fighter on the UFC roster. You know, if he could consistently be relied upon to actually be a bantamweight...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 3,660 reads 28 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 96 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 204

    UFC Fight Night 96 is in the books. Saturday's results are as follows: John Lineker defeats John Dodson by split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47) Alex Oliveira defeats Will ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 24,029 reads 69 comments

  16. John Dodson vs. John Lineker Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 96

    The UFC Fight Night 96 main event between John Dodson and John Lineker was the perfect cross section of pure excitement with legitimate high-stakes matchmaking...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 5,932 reads 41 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 96 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Portland Card

    John Lineker did it again. As UFC Fight Night 96 began Saturday night in Portland, Oregon, it did so in a bit of a headwind...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 19,174 reads 51 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 96 Results: Winners, Scorecards for Lineker vs. Dodson Card

    When it comes to John Lineker and Jon Dodson, the chin was mightier than the fist at UFC Fight Night 96...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 21,206 reads 42 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 96: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    The main event in Portland was everything fans wanted it to be and more. John Lineker and John Dodson did the thing. They stood toe-to-toe and exchanged, and both men landed crazy power on one another without their opponent blinking...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 28,098 reads 104 comments

  20. Ion Cutelaba Goes Full Hulk Mode at UFC Fight Night 96 Weigh-In

    It looks like Ion Cutelaba is ready to "Hulk Smash" his opponent ahead of UFC Fight Night 96. Nicknamed "The Hulk," Cutelaba weighed in painted in green as he looks to earn his first win in the Octagon on Saturday, October 1, against Jonathan Wilson...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 2 months ago 74,829 reads 48 comments

  21. John Lineker Misses Weight for a UFC Record 5th Time

    It turns out moving up to bantamweight was not the cure he sought. John Lineker, who joined the UFC's 135-pound division after missing the 125-pound flyweight limit on four separate ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 22,581 reads 20 comments

  22. Rizin out of the Shadows: Does MMA Need Former Pride Boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara?

    Guarding entrances to Buddhist shrines across Japan, the Shinto gods Fujin and Raijin often serve as protectors for their peaceful surroundings...

    Josh Gross Written by Josh Gross about 2 months ago 12,744 reads 14 comments

  23. Eddie Alvarez Comments on Conor McGregor Ahead of UFC 205 Title Fight

    UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has said he’ll do whatever he wants to Conor McGregor when the two men meet at UFC 205...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 2 months ago 42,797 reads 131 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 96 Predictions: Main Card Staff Picks

    There is no rest for the wicked. As the UFC closes out an action-packed September that featured an event each weekend, the Octagon will return to action Saturday, Oct. 1, for Fight Night 96...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 2 months ago 9,867 reads 7 comments

  25. Rashad Evans Breaks Down UFC Portland Headliner, John Dodson vs. John Lineker

    Rashad Evans has accomplished a great deal in his UFC career, picking up the light heavyweight strap in the course of 20 fights with the promotion...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 2 months ago 3,829 reads 4 comments