1. UFC Champ Conor McGregor Storms UFC 223 Presser, Wreaks Havoc Backstage

    Pre-event UFC media days are typically humdrum, with most fighters too drained from their weight cut to talk and little to no drama to be had. Every once in a while, though, something interesting happens on the Thursday before a fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. The Anti-Rousey: UFC Rising Star Rose Namajunas Is a Whole New Type of Champ

    DENVER — Rose Namajunas is 30 minutes into a striking pad session when she yelps in pain. Ask any coach or fighter, and they'll all tell you the same thing: Hearing that sound is a harrowing moment in a fight gym...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC 223: Khabib vs. Holloway Odds, Tickets, Predictions and Pre-Weigh-in Hype

    Max Holloway and Khabib Nurmagomedov is the superfight you never knew you wanted. With just six days between the announcement of the bout and the main event at UFC 223, there's barely enough time to even get hyped for it...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Dana White Says Brock Lesnar Is Definitely Going to Return to UFC

    Brock Lesnar could be on the verge of returning to mixed martial arts as a UFC fighter. Per Fox Sports' John Stouffer , UFC President Dana White said on Wednesday's episode ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Report: TJ Dillashaw, Cody Garbrandt Rematch Booked for UFC 227

    A rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt is reportedly on the way later this year. According to ESPN.com's Brett Okamoto , the two fighters again will battle for the UFC bantamweight title at UFC 227 on Aug...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Dana White Gives Update on Conor McGregor's UFC Return at UFC 223 Presser

    Conor McGregor's absence from the UFC lightweight title picture alongside the uncertain futures of interim champion Tony Ferguson and top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov caused the lightweight division to get jammed at the top...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 223 Odds: Holloway Big Underdog on Betting Lines vs. Nurmagomedov

    Stepping in on six days' notice for injured lightweight champion Tony Ferguson, featherweight champ Max Holloway (19-3) has been installed as a +325 underdog (bet $100 to win $325) ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC Champ Max Holloway Needs to Cut an Unhealthy Amount of Weight by Friday

    Max Holloway earned respect from MMA fans for having the moxy to accept a UFC 223 fight against lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov on short notice after Tony Ferguson withdrew ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. 25-0 UFC Contender Khabib Nurmagomedov Still Lives at Home with His Parents

    There is a trite line used about living with your parents to make one feel a failure. Well, don't use that line against UFC title contender Khabib Nurmagomedov . The No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Conor McGregor Takes NSFW Shot at UFC Fighters Pulling out of Fights on Twitter

    Conor McGregor had a colorful way of mocking UFC fighters who withdraw from fights (warning: contains NSFW language) : The MMA star was likely discussing the recent lightweight ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Khabib Nurmagomedov Wants Georges St-Pierre, Predicts Bout with Conor McGregor

    The UFC's lightweight division is an absolute mess ahead of UFC 223's Max Holloway vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov bout...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. UFCer Loses Title Fight, Contracts Staph Infection, Blames Boston's TD Garden

    Boston sports venues have long held reputations for hostility toward visitors. But this is on another level...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Max Holloway to Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 After Tony Ferguson Injury

    Max Holloway will replace Tony Ferguson at UFC 223 after the lightweight champion suffered a knee injury in a "freak accident," per Brett Okamoto of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 20 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Dana White Says Conor McGregor Wants to Fight Floyd Mayweather in UFC

    UFC boss Dana White has told TMZ Sports that former boxer Floyd Mayweather is keen to try his hand at MMA and Conor McGregor would love to be his first opponent inside the Octagon...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 20 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. MMA Fighter Who Completely Gasses and Gives Up on Fighting Gets Finished

    Fighting isn't for everyone. Especially for those who lack the prerequisite cardio to defend themselves properly. Matunga Djikasa was that person when he took on Juan Bezuidenhout at EFC Worldwide 68 in Cape Town, South Africa...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 21 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. 8 of the Dirtiest Moments in MMA History

    There is a lot to love about mixed martial arts and its history. It's the ultimate battle of wills. Two fighters entering a cage or ring to see who will come out on top. But along with the good comes the bad...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 21 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Alexandre Pereira Da Silva Remains in a Coma 2 Months After Failed Weight Cut

    In January, Alexandre Pereira da Silva's weight cut for a fight at Shooto Brazil 80 went terribly wrong. The 26-year-old had multiple seizures and then a heart attack in the hospital...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Ronda Rousey Opens Up on MMA Career, Talks Conor McGregor in Lengthy Interview

    Ronda Rousey has been one of the hottest topics in combat sports over the last few days — but not for her upcoming match at WrestleMania 34 in New Orleans...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. The Most Exciting Newcomers in the UFC Right Now

    The top of the UFC starscape is so windswept, there's nothing left to sweep. It's just wind. Conor McGregor is a ghost, trapped in some celebrity netherworld...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 25 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. MMA Fighter Paints Her Opponent Red After Slashing Elbow, Violent Slam

    MMA can be a bloody business, and that was on full display at Invicta FC 28 on Saturday night. After a fairly routine opening to the undercard bout between Kal Schwartz and Kay Hansen, things went from zero to bloodbath in an instant...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 27 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. MMA Heavyweight Fight Ends in Just 15 Seconds Via Brutal Knockout Punch

    Whenever two heavyweights step inside the cage, there's a higher-than-average probability the fight is going to end in violent fashion. Mauro Cerilli got to the violence in a hurry at Cage Warriors 92...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 28 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. MMA Fighter Does Flip off the Spine of His KO'd Opponent, Gets DQ'd

    There were a lot of big knockouts and surprising submissions that occurred on the regional MMA scene on Friday night, but the most memorable thing that happened wasn't a finish...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 28 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. The 6 Biggest Busts in UFC History

    As the premiere brand in mixed martial arts, the UFC is the home to the best fighters in the world. With very few exceptions, their roster has the absolute top talent in the sport and its depth is absolutely unmatched...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 28 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. MMA Fighter Lights Up Opponent with Relentless Flurry Before Landing KO Blow

    The "Afro Monkey" Andre Ewell made an impression with a knockout in 101 seconds during Legacy Fighting Alliance 36 at the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa in Cabazon, California, on Friday evening...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 28 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. MMA's Best Upcoming Fights in 2018

    They say 2018 is shaping up as a down year in MMA . Maybe the so-called experts haven't seen this calendar of fights. Sure, the crowded upcoming schedule contains a lot of forgettable action...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 30 days ago 1 reads 0 comments