1. Famous Cutman Jacob 'Stitch' Duran, Recently Fired by UFC, Signs with Bellator

    Cutman Jacob "Stitch" Duran, a between-round fixture for many of the largest boxing and MMA fights in recent memory, has signed a multiyear deal with Bellator MMA less than a year after UFC officials fired him for publicly criticizing their company...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 7,634 reads 19 comments

  2. UFC 198 in Brazil on Pace for Record Sellout, More Brazil Events Set for Fall

    Organizers of UFC 198, which takes place on May 14 at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, sold 32,000 tickets in the first day of sales, putting the show on pace to ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,397 reads 8 comments

  3. Sage Northcutt Returns at UFC 200, Faces 'The Ultimate Fighter' Runner-Up

    The Sage Northcutt hype train is back on the rails, ladies and gentlemen! According to UFC officials, the 20-year-old karateka will return to the Octagon at UFC 200...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 7,328 reads 20 comments

  4. Fabricio Werdum and the State of the UFC Heavyweight Division

    It is the division historically packed with men known as "the baddest on the planet." Mike Tyson. Evander Holyfield . Muhammad Ali. But the UFC's heavyweight division is anything but...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 16,221 reads 53 comments

  5. Conor McGregor Harassed Dana White for Nate Diaz Rematch at UFC 200, Says Coach

    Conor McGregor's head coach John Kavanagh said the Notorious harassed UFC President Dana White and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta "on a daily basis" to secure a rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 200, and money is no longer his motivation to enter the Octagon...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 21,584 reads 114 comments

  6. UFC 200 Diaz vs. McGregor 2: Stockton Man Mocks Alleged Georges St-Pierre Plan

    UFC star Nate Diaz has expressed his delight at scuppering the company’s reported plans to have Conor McGregor take on Georges St-Pierre at UFC 200...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 44,635 reads 93 comments

  7. White on UFC 200 Fight Card, 'Minds Will Be Blown,' Co-Main Still Unannounced

    Early evening on Wednesday, the UFC announced several bouts for the long-awaited UFC 200. Topping the announcements was the main event: a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 84,070 reads 26 comments

  8. Conor McGregor's Own Coach Tried to Talk Him Out of Rematch with Nate Diaz

    Conor McGregor may want another crack at Nate Diaz , but those close to him don't share that sentiment. That's what UFC President Dana White suggests anyway, telling ESPN's SportsCenter ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 72,708 reads 88 comments

  9. UFC Releases Heavyweight Grinder Jared Rosholt

    Jared Rosholt , a successful but unexciting MMA heavyweight, has been released from the UFC's roster. Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting .com broke the news Wednesday afternoon, citing an unnamed UFC official...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,772 reads 30 comments

  10. Vitor Belfort Slams UFC Reebok Deal, Says He's Lost Millions

    The UFC's deal with apparel giant Reebok has cost Vitor Belfort millions of dollars in sponsorship revenue. That's according to the fighter himself, who spoke Monday with Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 10,050 reads 40 comments

  11. B/R MMA Waxes Poetic over Its Favorite Rematches of All Time

    A good rematch is something special, but it doesn't come with a set formula for being great and/or memorable. Take UFC 200 for example. The promotion just booked two rematches in the form of Nate Diaz vs...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 18,529 reads 25 comments

  12. Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 2 Announced for UFC 200: Full Match Card, Reaction

    UFC officially announced Wednesday that a rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will take place at the milestone UFC 200 event at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on July 9...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 94,593 reads 250 comments

  13. Miesha Tate Thinks Ronda Rousey Will Have 1 or 2 UFC Fights Before Retirement

    UFC star Miesha Tate reiterated her belief that Ronda Rousey 's MMA career won't last much longer, saying Rowdy has only one or two fights remaining. Tate spoke to ESPN...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 35,624 reads 67 comments

  14. Building the Perfect MMA Fighter

    What makes for the perfect MMA fighter? One approach to this question, historically, has been to stitch together a combination of traits from different fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 20,315 reads 86 comments

  15. Chris Weidman: Loss to Luke Rockhold Spurred Me to Change

    Chris Weidman appears to have learned some valuable lessons after losing his UFC middleweight title to Luke Rockhold ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 17,648 reads 25 comments

  16. Anderson Silva Calls for Conor McGregor Fight, Lists Top-3 Desired Opponents

    UFC legend Anderson Silva has revealed he’d be keen to test himself against Conor McGregor in a catchweight bout before he calls time on his career...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 75,040 reads 69 comments

  17. Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier and the State of the UFC Light Heavyweight Division

    Way back in 1997, as the UFC was entering what fans called "the dark ages," a single bright light shined with an intensity then unknown in the world of mixed martial arts...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 16,189 reads 39 comments

  18. Jon Jones Arrested: Latest Details, Mug Shot and Comments on UFC Star

    One day after revealing he was cited for multiple traffic violations, UFC superstar Jon Jones was arrested Tuesday for violating his probation...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 113,454 reads 461 comments

  19. Miesha Tate Questions Ronda Rousey's UFC Future After Rowdy's Suicidal Thoughts

    UFC women's bantamweight champion ​Miesha Tate believes the fact that Ronda Rousey had suicidal thoughts after her defeat to Holly Holm was a sign of " mental weakness" and questioned whether Rowdy will ever return to the Octagon...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 15,854 reads 66 comments

  20. Conor McGregor 'Sold His Soul,' Is Hated by UFC Fighters, Says Fabricio Werdum

    UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has defended comments he made on Instagram in which he suggested Conor McGregor is a prostitute. He also claims the Notorious is hated by his fellow UFC fighters and has "sold his soul...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 21,721 reads 71 comments

  21. UFC in New York: The Top Fights the UFC Could Book for Its NYC Debut at MSG

    Common sense had UFC 200 as the crown jewel of the 2016 fight calendar. But a late-inning curveball, flung from the state of New York, looks to have common sense swing and miss...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 19,807 reads 43 comments

  22. Paige VanZant Dazzles on 'Dancing with the Stars' Despite Partner Injury

    MMA fighters are no strangers to last-second lineup changes. UFC women's strawweight Paige VanZant proved that point—with extreme prejudice—Monday on Dancing with ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,068 reads 8 comments

  23. CM Punk Comments on UFC Debut, Back Injury and Delivers Message to His Haters

    Phil “ CM Punk ” Brooks has advised his doubters to prepare for a “f--king fun and awesome” debut when he makes his UFC bow later this year...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 46,795 reads 65 comments

  24. In Re-Signing Emmanuel Sanchez, Bellator Bolsters Its Prospect Stable

    Bellator has gained widespread attention recently for booking well-known but over-the-hill fighters. The promotion made a move in the exact opposite direction Monday when it quietly re-signed one of its most decorated prospects...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,202 reads 2 comments

  25. Cris Cyborg's Long-Awaited UFC Debut Raises Questions About What's Next

    Finally, arguably the most dominant women’s MMA fighter in the world is coming to the Octagon. Cris “Cyborg” Justino and the UFC put years of bad blood and ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 31,646 reads 91 comments