1. Complete Antitrust Lawsuit Filed vs. UFC

    The antitrust lawsuit against the UFC has been filed, you can read the full document right here at Bloody Elbow...

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  2. UFC Sued by Fighters in Class-Action Lawsuit: Latest Details and Reaction

    Current and former fighters reportedly filed a class-action lawsuit against the UFC on Tuesday for a substantial amount of money on the grounds it violated antitrust laws. Brent Brookhouse and John S...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 days ago 97,242 reads 172 comments

  3. Attorney: UFC Has 'Locked Down Entire Sport'

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- A group of current and former mixed-martial-arts fighters is suing the company that owns the Ultimate Fighting Championship in what could evolve into a class action ...

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  4. Diaz Explains Walking Out of Pre-Fight Interview

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  5. Jones, Rousey Officially Sign Deals with Reebok

    When the UFC's landmark, six-year deal with Reebok was announced two weeks ago, it was understood that top-tier stars would benefit...

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  6. Video: Jones, Cormier Get into It on UFC on FOX

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  7. Carneiro Inks New Contract with UFC

    Longtime mixed martial arts ( MMA ) veteran Roan Carneiro, who captured the BattleGrounds MMA welterweight tournament last October in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is heading back to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in the early part of 2015...

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  8. Esparza on TUF Win: 'This Is a Part of History'

    Carla Esparza will forever live in record books as the UFC's first women's strawweight champion. However, she knows the real work is just beginning...

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  9. Michigan Fighter Literally Loses Prosthetic Eyeball After Getting TKO'd

    In this unsanctioned amateur MMA fight in Michigan, Alan Grays lost by head kick TKO against Jose Johnston.....

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  10. Rousimar Palhares Avoids Punishment for Brutal Submission of Jon Fitch

    Rousimar Palhares , the World Series of Fighting welterweight champion and one of the most dangerous fighters in all of MMA , will not be punished by the California State ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 days ago 11,083 reads 46 comments

  11. Predicting the 10 Best MMA Title Fights for 2015

    MMA is in for a stellar year in 2015, and the UFC kicks it off right with a jam-packed first 60 days. Several title fights are already signed, and more are close to becoming confirmed...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 days ago 23,971 reads 78 comments

  12. TUF 20 Finale Stock Report

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 is in the books, and the UFC has a new strawweight champion. The live finale followed up a long season full of fights, cattiness and the emergence of new players at 115 pounds...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 days ago 4,094 reads 17 comments

  13. Does Lyoto Machida Have 1 More Title Run Left in Dense MW Division?

    Fourteen straight victories to start his career bought Lyoto Machida a chance at the ultracoveted UFC light heavyweight belt...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 7 days ago 9,537 reads 55 comments

  14. UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC on Fox 13 and TUF 20 Finale

    With The Ultimate Fighter 20 coming to an end, a new UFC champion was crowned on Friday. Recording a submission win over Rose Namajunas at the show's finale, Carla Esparza became the first strawweight champion in UFC history...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 7 days ago 8,498 reads 29 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 58: Who's on the Hot Seat in Brazil This Saturday?

    At UFC Fight Night 58, Lyoto Machida will look to rebound from a loss to middleweight champion Chris Weidman by beating C.B. Dollaway . Wins over Mark Munoz and Gegard Mousasi earned Machida that shot in July...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 7 days ago 8,039 reads 11 comments

  16. Where Have the Jiu Jitsu Fighters Gone?

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 638 reads 1 comments

  17. Cris Cyborg Gives Up on the Idea of Fighting at Bantamweight

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 689 reads 4 comments

  18. Daron Cruickshank Undergoes Surgery for Torn Duct After TUF 20 Finale

    The fight between Daron Cruickshank and KJ Noons was only five minutes old before it was stopped at The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale on Friday night in Las Vegas...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 379 reads 0 comments

  19. UFC Class Action Lawsuit to Be Unleashed Tuesday

    A news conference to announce a class action lawsuit against MMA juggernaut the Ultimate Fighting Championship has been scheduled for Tuesday afternoon in San Jose, Calif...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 2,173 reads 2 comments

  20. Rankings: Strawweights Debut; dos Anjos Joins Nurmagomedov at No. 1

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 338 reads 0 comments

  21. Esparza Earns $50K for TUF 20 Finale Title Victory

    The Nevada Athletic Commission has released the disclosed payroll for Friday's Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale, and the payouts were fairly minor for a UFC event on the whole...

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  22. Dillashaw Eyes Superfight with 'Predictable' Aldo

    T.J. Dillashaw is interested in a future super-fight against fellow UFC champ Jose Aldo, who he says is a 'very predictable fighter'...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 1,469 reads 7 comments

  23. McGregor on CM Punk: 'I Saw a Man Afraid'

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 days ago 3,460 reads 2 comments

  24. After UFC Fight Night 58, We'll Know How Good CB Dollaway Really Is

    No. 4-ranked contender Lyoto Machida meets No. 10-ranked CB Dollaway in the UFC Fight Night 58 headliner on Saturday. The middleweight clash will send the winner into title contention...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 6,485 reads 19 comments

  25. 3 Strawweights Who Could Challenge New Champ Carla Esparza

    Over the weekend, the UFC crowned a new champion at 115 pounds following a tournament on Season 20 of The Ultimate Fighter. That woman was Carla Esparza , who is the first-ever female strawweight champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 8 days ago 5,672 reads 21 comments