1. Welterweight's New Wonder Stephen Thompson on Track for UFC Gold

    The future came and went Saturday night, maybe out of the Octagon for good. Rory MacDonald was supposed to be the heir to Georges St-Pierre, the next-generation MMA star who would show the sport how its new army of youth could evolve it...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 2 months ago 17,227 reads 68 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Ottawa

    UFC Fight Night 89 went down Saturday night from the capital city of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. In the main event of the evening, the stakes were high , as welterweights Rory MacDonald and Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson squared off...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 25,775 reads 62 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: Winners, Scorecards for MacDonald vs. Thompson Card

    Stephen Thompson is going to be a tough out for anyone in the welterweight division. That was one of the biggest takeaways from UFC Fight Night 89 in Ottawa as Wonderboy defeated Rory MacDonald by unanimous decision in the main event Saturday...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 7,361 reads 4 comments

  4. Stephen Thompson, and the UFC, Beat Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 89

    The UFC Fight Night 89 main event between Rory MacDonald and Stephen Thompson had everything one could want in a fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 23,033 reads 77 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 89: Donald Cerrone Scores Dominant TKO Win over Patrick Cote

    At the first UFC event in Ottawa, Canada, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone (30-7) dominated Patrick "The Predator" Cote (23-10) for two-and-a-half rounds before dropping him with punches and ending the fight with a ground-and-pound...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 2 months ago 16,650 reads 62 comments

  6. Joanne Calderwood Scores Brutal KO over Valerie Letourneau at UFC Fight Night 89

    Valerie Letourneau and Joanne Calderwood have both shown a fair bit of promise in their careers but have been victims of factors outside their control...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 11,601 reads 32 comments

  7. Live: Fight Night 89

    UFC Fight Night 89 is now in the books. Stephen Thompson won for the seventh straight time, outmatching Rory MacDonald over the course of their five-round fight...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 2 months ago 52,983 reads 245 comments

  8. Anthony Johnson Reportedly Out of July 23 Fight vs. Glover Teixeira

    UFC star Anthony Johnson has reportedly been forced to withdraw from his July 23 matchup against Glover Teixeira. Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com reported Johnson's withdrawal...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 31,852 reads 71 comments

  9. Bellator 156 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Galvao vs. Dantas Card

    Eduardo "Dudu" Dantas dismantled Marcos Galvao to regain the Bellator Bantamweight Championship on Friday night in Fresno, California...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 2,544 reads 2 comments

  10. The Once-Great Fedor Emelianenko and His Embarrassing Fall from Grace

    In his glory days, the "Last Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko was the most feared man in the world's most violent sport...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 2 months ago 65,053 reads 168 comments

  11. Strange Entrances Steal Show at Russian MMA Event Featuring Fedor Emelianenko

    The buildup to Eurasia Fight Nights 50 was straightforward. MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko was going to face former UFC light heavyweight Fabio Maldonado in a fun, fan-friendly scrap...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 7,298 reads 8 comments

  12. Fedor Emelianenko Scores Controversial Win over Fabio Maldonado at EFN 50

    Eurasia Fight Nights 50 was about one thing and one thing only: Fedor Emelianenko 's return to Russian MMA ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 13,339 reads 31 comments

  13. Brian Stann Q&A: High Stakes in the Main Event and Beyond at UFC Ottawa

    On one side, a title shot hangs in the balance. On the other side, a win could mean a huge payoff in free agency...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 1,593 reads 3 comments

  14. Michael Bisping Talks Dan Henderson, Georges St-Pierre Before UFC Title Defense

    Michael Bisping is eyeing Dan Henderson and Georges St-Pierre as potential opponents after winning the UFC Middleweight championship at UFC 199, and he sounded off on the possible challengers Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 7,445 reads 38 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 89 Predictions: Main Card Staff Picks

    The Octagon travels to Ottawa this Saturday night for UFC Fight Night 89. The host country of Canada is well-represented throughout the event, including on the main card, which features a Canadian in each bout...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 2 months ago 17,470 reads 75 comments

  16. UFC Reportedly Has 2 Offers over $4 Billion to Buy Company

    The UFC reportedly could have new owners in the near future. Citing sources, Darren Rovell of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 22,816 reads 51 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 89 Bout Could Shape Futures of Steven Thompson, Rory MacDonald

    There is certainly no shortage of intrigue surrounding Saturday's UFC Fight Night 89 main event. For starters, the winner of this bout between Steven " Wonderboy " Thompson and Rory MacDonald would be the obvious choice as the next No...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 11,098 reads 24 comments

  18. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson

    The UFC makes its first trip to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, this Saturday with an excellent Fight Night slate on Fox Sports 1...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 3 months ago 21,932 reads 103 comments

  19. After Years of Flirting, It's Now or Never for Fedor Emelianenko and UFC

    On Friday, on the other side of the world, the best fighter never to fight in the UFC will walk back into a cage for a promotion named Eurasia Fight Nights...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 3 months ago 14,305 reads 102 comments

  20. Bo Jackson Dismisses Brock Lesnar Talk: 'I Don't Even Know Who Brock Lesnar Is'

    Bo Jackson inhabits a unique space as one of the few people to have legitimate success in two professional sports: baseball and football...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 27,929 reads 71 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 89: Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson, a Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC is back in action this weekend with an elite-level welterweight showdown leading the charge. No. 2-ranked welterweight* Rory MacDonald (18-3) meets No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 months ago 15,762 reads 90 comments

  22. The Beaten Path: Middleweight Prospect Phil Hawes Makes a Powerful Sales Pitch

    Aluminum siding salesmen, take note. This is how you close a deal. It takes guts to be an MMA fighter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 9,973 reads 8 comments

  23. Ivan Cole, MMA Fighter, Dies at Age 25

    Mixed martial arts fighter Ivan Cole was found dead Saturday, per the Dallas Police Department . CBS Dallas/Fort Worth reported the 25-year-old was playing Russian roulette with a gun prior to his death...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 146,448 reads 0 comments

  24. Max Holloway: Hawaii's Wunderkind Is the Featherweight to Watch

    Despite 15 fights in the UFC since debuting in February 2012—12 of which he won—Max "Blessed" Holloway has flown under the radar for many casual fans. The Hawaiian striker was ranked No...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 3 months ago 12,606 reads 101 comments

  25. Brock Lesnar Will Represent Canada, Not U.S., at UFC 200

    He was born in South Dakota. He first gained fame in Minnesota. Now, though, Brock Lesnar has fled north of the border and will represent his adopted home nation of Canada when he fights at UFC 200...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 69,199 reads 64 comments