1. Report: Joe Riggs Returns to UFC, Set to Face Paulo Thiago at UFN 51

    Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Spor Mike Rhodes is injured, and according to a report, the UFC has brought back long time MMA vet Joe Riggs to step in...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 2 days ago 622 reads 0 comments

  2. Gina Carano's Talks with UFC 'Getting Close'

    Last week, UFC president Dana White hinted that significant news about the potential fighting future of pioneering women's MMA star Gina Carano could come down this week...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 2 days ago 944 reads 3 comments

  3. Rory MacDonald-Tarec Saffiedine in the Works for Halifax

    The welterweight division is arguably the best in the UFC right now. The hierarchy could be hashed out even more in October...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 2 days ago 332 reads 1 comments

  4. 3 Reasons We Need Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort...and 1 Reason We Don't

    He's the No. 1 Contender All TRT discussions aside, Vitor Belfort has been on a colossal tear as of late—leaving his last three opponents with foggy memories of blitzing hand strikes and concussive head kicks...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 2 days ago 8,714 reads 79 comments

  5. UFC 178: Daniel Cormier Creates an Interesting Dynamic Against Jon Jones

    Daniel Cormier is getting the title shot that he’s coveted for so long. The former Olympian will step in to face current light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, at UFC 178 ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 days ago 680 reads 6 comments

  6. NSAC Shows True Colors During Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort Hearings

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission put together a star-studded hearing Wednesday. Serial woman abuser (who moonlights two or three times a year as a boxer) Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 days ago 1,216 reads 18 comments

  7. Charting What the Next 12 Months Might Look Like for Ronda Rousey

    UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey continues to dominant her opponents, looking more unstoppable in each of her Octagon appearances...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 3 days ago 4,301 reads 10 comments

  8. Alexander Gustafsson Out, Daniel Cormier in vs. Jon Jones at UFC 178

    The too-good-to-be-true UFC 178 card took its first hit Wednesday evening, as light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson was forced out of his main event against Jon Jones due to injury...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 3 days ago 57,392 reads 561 comments

  9. Vitor Belfort Learns NSAC's Bark Is Worse Than Its Bite, Licensed for UFC 181

    Vitor Belfort may be down to his last strike, but the Nevada State Athletic Commission is still giving him good pitches to hit...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 days ago 8,048 reads 47 comments

  10. Chael Sonnen Issued 2-Year Suspension, No Fine for 5 Drug Failures

    LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Wednesday handed down a largely light punishment to retired UFC star Chael Sonnen . Sonnen was suspended for two years with no fine...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 days ago 23,977 reads 119 comments

  11. Vitor Belfort Granted Conditional License to Fight Chris Weidman on Dec. 6

    After appearing before the Nevada State Athletic Commission seeking re-licensure to compete following a failed drug test, Vitor Belfort has been approved for a conditional license to return to mixed martial arts...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 18,739 reads 292 comments

  12. UFC President Dana White Explains Chris Cariaso Title Fight at UFC 177

    UFC 177 will provide the lighter weight classes with another chance to showcase their skills, as title fights in the bantamweight and flyweight divisions headline the evening's main card...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 3 days ago 6,686 reads 17 comments

  13. Jon Jones' Daughter Guarantees Bones Will Beat Up Daniel Cormier at UFC 178

    Things just got real. Earlier Wednesday, a bomb dropped in the UFC world when news broke, per Thomas Gerbasi of UFC.com , that Jon "Bones" Jones vs...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 3 days ago 35,845 reads 165 comments

  14. Conor McGregor on UFC 178: 'Tell Jon (Jones) I'm Taking a Cut of His PPV'

    Surging UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor has a chance to prove he's truly an elite talent at UFC 178 when he squares off with perennial contender Dustin Poirier ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 3 days ago 5,014 reads 15 comments

  15. Jon Jones to Daniel Cormier: I Hope You're Ready to Come to Daddy

    Well, it looks like round 1 of Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier is already in the books, and it's the champion who laid out the first assault...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 367 reads 0 comments

  16. Josh Thomson Blasts Fighters in Larger Weight Classes, Says They're Not as Good

    Josh Thomson knows how to get the media and fans talking as much about his actions outside the cage as about his actual fights. Never one to shy away from his sharing his opinion, "The Punk" is back at it again...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 3 days ago 2,204 reads 25 comments

  17. Jones-Gustafsson 2 Postponed; DC Gets Title Shot

    The long-awaited rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson, scheduled for UFC 178 in Las Vegas on September 27, has been postponed after the Swede suffered an injury in training this week...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 231 reads 1 comments

  18. From Maybe Done to Main Event: Matt Brown's Lesson in Perseverance

    Matt "The Immortal" Brown will face No. 1-ranked UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler in the main event of UFC on Fox 12 on July 26. There will be violence. There will be blood...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 3 days ago 4,292 reads 40 comments

  19. UFC on Fox 12: Previewing the Newcomers

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. On Saturday, the UFC returns to network TV with UFC on Fox 12...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 days ago 2,240 reads 2 comments

  20. 5 MMA Fighters Under the Most Pressure to Perform Right Now

    Pressure can be good or bad. It often lends a hand in propelling fighters to a level otherwise undiscovered, but it can also serve as a crippling mental handicap...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 3 days ago 11,500 reads 28 comments

  21. Chael Sonnen Suspended 2 Years for PEDs

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 days ago 34 reads 1 comments

  22. UFC on Fox 12 Is Matt Brown's Opportunity in the Spotlight

    The sports universe loves an underdog story, and Matt Brown is the UFC’s perfect rendition. One can look at Brown’s personal and athletic life to see multiple examples of how he has come back from near defeat...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 days ago 338 reads 1 comments

  23. UFC Officially Books Belfort vs. Weidman

    And hey, look at that, UFC just made it official. Weidman vs. Belfort on Dec. 6 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  24. Vitor Belfort Granted Conditional License for Dec. 6

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  25. Anthony Johnson on Not Fighting at 205 Earlier: 'I Was Just Stupid'

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Anthony Johnson already knew what he was capable of at light heavyweight. He can feel how much better he is at that weight class in the gym and his natural athleticism ...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 days ago 2,164 reads 1 comments