1. MMA Fighter Leaves Opponent Stiff on Canvas Floor Via Overhand Right at TKO37

    Some of the best (most vicious) MMA highlights come by way of the more obscure promotions. That was the case on this Friday the 13th when TKO37: Rivals , which aired on UFC Fight Pass, went down in Montreal...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 147,973 reads 64 comments

  2. Anderson Silva vs. Derek Brunson Announced for UFC 208

    UFC President Dana White announced Friday that Anderson Silva will face Derek Brunson at UFC 208. He revealed the bout via Twitter: UFC 208 will take place Feb...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 15,865 reads 35 comments

  3. Brutal Powerbomb in MMA Fight Ends in Worst Way Possible for Guy on Losing End

    No, it's not pro wrestling. It just looks that way. You don't see a lot of powerbombs on the unscripted side of the combat sports world. But fans saw one Friday at Superstar Fight 7, an event airing from Hunan, China...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 124,280 reads 46 comments

  4. Yair Rodriguez Looks to Become the UFC's First Superstar from Mexico

    As a child growing up in Parral, Mexico, Yair Rodriguez watched MMA videos with his brother and cousin. They paid close attention to Fedor Emelianenko, Anderson Silva and other legends who made the sport seem so intriguing...

    Tim Casey Written by Tim Casey about 1 month ago 29,801 reads 31 comments

  5. Conor McGregor: 7 Potential Fights for His UFC Return

    Conor McGregor is the biggest star in the UFC—perhaps even more so now that Ronda Rousey has suffered a much-publicized fall from grace...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 80,290 reads 63 comments

  6. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson Announced for UFC 209

    The UFC added another fight to the UFC 209 card, announcing that Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson have agreed in principle to fight on March 4...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 20,009 reads 119 comments

  7. Floyd Mayweather Trolls Conor McGregor by Proclaiming He's the Face of MMA

    You've probably noticed that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor are back at each other in the media...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 16,731 reads 93 comments

  8. The Question: Will Hot Prospect Yair Rodriguez Retire the Legend BJ Penn?

    BJ Penn has spent the last year trying to get back in the Octagon. This Sunday at UFC Fight Night 103, perhaps the fifth time will be the charm...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 10,384 reads 42 comments

  9. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 103: Rodriguez vs. Penn

    UFC Hall of Fame inductee BJ Penn makes his return to the Octagon Sunday 30 months after his disastrous last outing against dangerous up-and-comer Yair Rodriguez on Fox Sports 1...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 18,765 reads 30 comments

  10. Conor McGregor Calls Out Floyd Mayweather in Tweet Referencing C.J. Watson

    Conor McGregor heard about Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s First Take appearance and fired back on Twitter, sending out a tweet referencing the boxing star's history of domestic violence Wednesday: Text messages from NBA guard C...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 98,945 reads 101 comments

  11. Floyd Mayweather Comments on Ronda Rousey After UFC 207 Loss to Amanda Nunes

    Retired boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr. has offered crestfallen UFC superstar Ronda Rousey some words of encouragement following her second successive career defeat, which came against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 month ago 38,295 reads 64 comments

  12. For Love, Not Money: How Low Fighter Pay Is Undermining MMA

    Conor McGregor's Lamborghini purrs like Mike Tyson's tiger. Greener than the border of a fresh dollar bill, the Lambo spits fire like someone just threatened its khaleesi. Henry Ford and H...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 112,375 reads 74 comments

  13. Mark Hunt Sues UFC, Dana White, Brock Lesnar over UFC 200 Fight

    Mark Hunt has filed a civil lawsuit against the UFC, its president, Dana White , and Brock Lesnar over his fight with Lesnar at UFC 200, claiming the parties colluded for an unfair competitive environment...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 49,520 reads 119 comments

  14. Amanda Nunes' Partner Nina, Also a UFC Fighter, Opens Up on Their Relationship

    Amanda Nunes ' longtime girlfriend Nina Ansaroff has become a staple of Nunes ' Fight Week. From media functions to the actual fight to the social media posts in the aftermath, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 25,518 reads 5 comments

  15. Evangelista 'Cyborg' Santos Retires: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos' mixed martial arts career has ended after 20 years. Cyborg announced his retirement in an interview with Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting on Monday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 10,842 reads 7 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 103: Head-to-Toe Breakdown for Yair Rodriguez vs. B.J Penn

    UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn (16-10-2) returns to take on the rising star that is Yair Rodriguez (10-1). Penn is a former lightweight and welterweight champion, but his showing at 145 pounds was lackluster at best...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 11,565 reads 16 comments

  17. Holly Holm Poised to Steal Spotlight Back After Ronda Rousey's Loss

    Finally, the hysterical takes regarding the rise and fall of a certain UFC gender-barrier breaker have begun to subside...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 15,695 reads 38 comments

  18. UNINTERRUPTED: Michelle Waterson Responds to Meryl Streep's Jab on MMA

    Sunday night's Golden Globes had a lot of people talking, including the "Karate Hottie ", Michelle Waterson ...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 1 month ago 14,184 reads 11 comments

  19. Ronda Rousey Posts Instagram on Future After Knockout Loss to Amanda Nunes

    Ronda Rousey broke her silence Monday, taking to Instagram with her first post since her Dec. 30 loss to Amanda Nunes: Rousey had been radio silent since her first-round knockout loss to Nunes at UFC 207, save for a statement provided to ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 45,144 reads 97 comments

  20. Yair Rodriguez: 'It Was Kind of Surprising' to Get Matchup with Aging BJ Penn

    This weekend at UFC Fight Night 103, a young lion and an aging lion face off when 24-year-old phenom Yair Rodriguez faces 38-year-old former two-division champion BJ Penn ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 10,368 reads 25 comments

  21. Dana White Responds to Meryl Streep's 2017 Golden Globes Speech

    Following actress Meryl Streep's impassioned speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, which included a dig at mixed martial arts, UFC President Dana White responded...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 97,369 reads 32 comments

  22. MMA Bold Predictions for 2017: What's Next for Rousey, McGregor, Jones and UFC?

    Count 2016 as a pivotal year in UFC history. For starters, longtime majority owners Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta sold the world's largest mixed martial arts promotion to WME-IMG for an eye-popping $4 billion-plus in July...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 26,738 reads 48 comments

  23. Frank Mir's Daughter German Suplexes Male Opponent Twice at Wrestling Tournament

    Frank Mir has a lot to be proud of when it comes to his MMA career. While he fell short in becoming outright UFC champion, losing to Brock Lesnar in their heavyweight unification ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 11,913 reads 17 comments

  24. UFC: Re-Watch Yair Rodriguez's Jumping Shin-to-Chin KO on Andre Fili

    The first UFC fight card of the year goes down this Sunday, from Phoenix, Arizona. The main event features upstart Yair Rodriguez vs. B.J. Penn. Young lion vs. old lion. 24-year-old vs...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 20,166 reads 21 comments

  25. Bellator's Scott Coker Invites Meryl Streep to Event After Golden Globes Speech

    Actress Meryl Streep took an apparent dig at mixed martial arts during a speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, so Bellator MMA President Scott Coker invited her to Bellator ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 108,532 reads 194 comments