1. Precedent Shows UFC Must Do Right by Stephen Thompson

    Let’s not forget that we’ve been here before. A wild, hotly contested world title fight provides 25 minutes of the purest athletic unruliness one could imagine—right ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 21,759 reads 62 comments

  2. With Fatherhood Looming, Conor McGregor Wants Ownership Stake in UFC

    Conor McGregor isn't just a fighter after his second-round TKO of Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 in Madison Square Garden on Saturday. He isn't just a history-making, two-division champion, either...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 76,984 reads 92 comments

  3. Conor McGregor Reaches Greatness as UFC's 1st Reigning Two-Division Champ

    For as long as Conor McGregor has made noise—which is to say, as long as he’s been in the UFC—he has drawn critics...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 2 months ago 202,002 reads 130 comments

  4. UFC 205 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Alvarez vs. McGregor Card

    UFC made its much-anticipated debut at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, with Conor McGregor defeating Eddie Alvarez in the main event of UFC 205 to win the lightweight ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 71,242 reads 165 comments

  5. Conor McGregor Pretends to Apologize After Winning 2nd Title at UFC 205

    Conor McGregor faced the toughest opponent of his career at UFC 205 and posted what may have been his most dominant win to date...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 130,596 reads 154 comments

  6. Alvarez vs. McGregor Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    It's only right that the man nicknamed The Notorious capped off UFC's inaugural showcase at Madison Square Garden in New York with a win over Eddie Alvarez on Saturday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 2,839 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 205 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McGregor vs. Alvarez at MSG

    NEW YORK — There is a confluence of reasons that explain why UFC 205 is the biggest and best card in MMA history. First, after a long and bruising legal battle, pro MMA earlier this year became legal in New York ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 82,439 reads 112 comments

  8. Tyron Woodley vs. Stephen Thompson Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    Tyron Woodley isn't giving up the welterweight belt anytime soon. After The Chosen One secured the strap with a first-round knockout of Robbie Lawler in July, the 34-year-old ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 23,039 reads 65 comments

  9. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz Results: UFC 205 Winner, Reaction

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk can't be stopped. Following three consecutive strawweight title defenses, the 29-year-old defeated Polish compatriot Karolina Kowalkiewicz by unanimous ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 6,284 reads 10 comments

  10. Yoel Romero Destroys Chris Weidman with Flying Knee, Stakes Claim for Title Shot

    Yoel Romero is a terrifying human being, and that was on full display at UFC 205 Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 59,560 reads 56 comments

  11. Chris Weidman vs. Yoel Romero Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    Well it looks as though we have ourselves a top contender for the middleweight title. With Luke Rockhold hurt and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza in some weird, paid-to-cut-weight-but-not-actually-fighting-this-weekend ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 20,818 reads 42 comments

  12. Miesha Tate Retires from UFC: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    MMA fighter Miesha Tate announced her retirement from the UFC on Saturday evening. "It's not my time anymore," she announced, per SportsCenter , after losing a unanimous decision to Raquel Pennington at UFC 205 in New York...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 32,466 reads 35 comments

  13. Miesha Tate vs. Raquel Pennington Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    It has been a roller coaster of a year for Miesha Tate . She bought her 2016 calendar with UFC President Dana White actively encouraging her to retire...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 3,500 reads 1 comments

  14. Frankie Edgar vs. Jeremy Stephens Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    Frankie Edgar waited too long to let this opportunity get away from him, and Saturday night at UFC 205 the New Jersey native made good on his first fight at Madison Square Garden by way of a unanimous-decision win over Jeremy Stephens...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 3,613 reads 7 comments

  15. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Michael Johnson Results: Winner, Reaction from UFC 205

    Khabib Nurmagomedov had everything on the line at Saturday's UFC 205. Dominance and bad luck have defined the Russian grappler's career...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 27,860 reads 73 comments

  16. Alvarez vs. McGregor: Odds, Tickets, Predictions After Weigh-In

    Any time Conor McGregor fights, it's huge news for the UFC. The Irish fighter is aware of his notoriety and plays it up every time he has a big fight...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 757 reads 1 comments

  17. UFC 205 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Alvarez vs. McGregor

    Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor will headline the biggest card in UFC history on Saturday evening, when a blockbuster UFC 205 lineup makes its way to New York City...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 6,758 reads 1 comments

  18. UFC 205: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    Conor McGregor made history just as he said he would. And he made it look incredibly easy. McGregor torched Eddie Alvarez. He dropped him three times in the first round and finished him in the second...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 314,983 reads 503 comments

  19. Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor: Keys to Victory for Fighters at UFC 205

    For all the hype behind the UFC 205 main event, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that the matchup between Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor is a fascinating tactical matchup...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 1,148 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 205: Eddie Alvarez Is a Foil Creeping Up on Conor McGregor

    New York is finally in play for the UFC. Saturday night at Madison Square Garden the promotion will reach the summit of its greatest fight by putting on some of its greatest ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 10,891 reads 51 comments

  21. Alvarez vs. McGregor: Weigh-In Info, Top Comments Before UFC 205

    On Saturday, controversial and charismatic MMA star Conor McGregor will battle Eddie Alvarez for the UFC Lightweight Championship. The match, which is headlining UFC 205, is intriguing for a number of reasons...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 2 months ago 577 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    The UFC went all out on making the organization's New York debut a memorable one. Now fans get to reap the benefits. The word "stacked" gets thrown around a lot to describe a UFC card, but this one truly lives up to the adjective...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 10,781 reads 17 comments

  23. UFC 205: Joanna Jedrzejczyk Is the Substance to Ronda Rousey's Style

    If you didn’t know anything about MMA and you heard about a ferocious women’s champion, whom would you imagine? If you heard about a savage no one could beat, who had built ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 7,795 reads 22 comments

  24. Tyron Woodley's Path to UFC Greatness Hits Madison Square Garden

    ST. LOUIS — Tyron Woodley was all of eight weeks old when his mother delivered him to the blind woman sitting at the back of the church. "Bring me that boy," came the command...

    Josh Gross Written by Josh Gross about 2 months ago 9,382 reads 20 comments

  25. Conor McGregor Involved in Multiple Backstage Scuffles at UFC 205 Weigh-Ins

    Everyone wants a piece of Conor McGregor these days. Everyone. So it shouldn't come as much of a surprise that not one, but three different fighters had words with him at different stages of the weigh-ins for UFC 205...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 56,382 reads 68 comments