1. Kelvin Gastelum Responds After UFC Suspension, Vitor Belfort Win Overturned

    UFC star Kelvin Gastelum has vowed never to fight in Brazil again in response to a 90-day ban handed out by the Brazilian MMA Sports Court after a positive drugs test for marijuana...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 1 month ago 13,554 reads 0 comments

  2. That Time Joanna Violence Delivered 1 of the Nastiest Wins in UFC History

    UFC women’s strawweight champion, and increasingly legendary purveyor of carnage, Joanna Jedrzejczyk returns to action in Dallas on Saturday, co-headlining UFC 211 in a bout with Jessica Andrade...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 14,761 reads 0 comments

  3. Back from the Dead? MMA Fighter Recovers from Apparent Knockout, Shocks Opponent

    Never turn your back on an opponent. Heavyweight MMA fighter Scott Hope received a hard reminder on that front Saturday, when his opponent returned from seeming oblivion to resume the fight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 24,484 reads 0 comments

  4. Dana White: Mayweather-McGregor Date 'Lost' to Canelo-GGG

    The biggest crossover fight in combat sports history has hit another snag. After months of apparent negotiations and discussions, and the promotional tug of war and complications associated with something of its magnitude, Floyd Mayweather vs...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 91,583 reads 0 comments

  5. Stipe Miocic, Junior Dos Santos and the 20 Best Heavyweights in MMA History

    There's something special about the heavyweights. Just ask the 90,000 fans who packed Wembley Stadium to see boxing's Anthony Joshua stake his claim to the crown in April...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 52,831 reads 0 comments

  6. Conor McGregor, Girlfriend Dee Devlin Announce Birth of Son

    Conor McGregor and his girlfriend, Dee Devlin, announced the birth of their son Conor Jack McGregor on Friday night, according to the Irish Mirror 's James Ward ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 128,112 reads 0 comments

  7. Dana White Says Anderson Silva Should Retire If He's Waiting for Title Shot

    Anderson Silva has threatened to retire if he isn't granted an interim title fight against Yoel Romero on June 3, but UFC president Dana White doesn't sound ready to give in to the Brazilian's demands...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 18,002 reads 0 comments

  8. MMA Fighter Lands Picture-Perfect Spinning Back Kick, Knocks Opponent Out Cold

    Legacy Fighting Association, which airs Friday nights on AXS TV, is quickly becoming a go-to destination to take in highlight-reel finishes. Its event from Phoenix continued that trend...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 86,174 reads 0 comments

  9. GSP Clears Schedule, Sends Video Telling Michael Bisping to 'Pick the Date'

    Georges St-Pierre, decked out in a Captain America shirt, posted a video message to UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping on Friday afternoon telling the champ to "pick the date" for their upcoming title tilt...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 25,957 reads 0 comments

  10. It's Time to Slow Down the Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Hype

    No one in their right mind would ever drink out of a puddle. Until you find yourself dying of thirst in the desert. Then, suddenly, puddle water is delicious. It's refreshing and earthy and not at all repugnant...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 17,571 reads 0 comments

  11. It's About Time the GOAT Anderson Silva Called out the UFC

    The GOAT is not happy. Anderson Silva , the best to ever take part in this silly entertainment sport of MMA , is definitely not happy . And for once, finally , he outright does not care who knows it...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 21,754 reads 0 comments

  12. Nate Diaz Could Be Done Fighting in UFC, Dana White Says

    UFC President Dana White isn't sure if Nate Diaz will ever fight again. "If they want to fight next week or if they never want to fight again, that's up to them," he said when talking about Diaz and his brother, Nick, per TMZ Sports ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 34,435 reads 0 comments

  13. Is Georges St-Pierre vs. Michael Bisping Really a Fight Worth Waiting For?

    Georges St-Pierre vs. Michael Bisping never made a whole lot of sense. Even as UFC President Dana White appeared on Sportscenter on March 1 to make the official announcement, this matchup had its problems...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 25,314 reads 0 comments

  14. With ESPN Cutting Costs, UFC Faces Challenge in Meeting Bold TV Rights Fee Goals

    The last week of April 2017 marked a loud yet symbolic shift in the future of sports on television. ESPN, the longtime self-proclaimed “Worldwide Leader in Sports,” released ...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 18,114 reads 0 comments

  15. Anderson Silva: 'I'm Done' If Interim Title Bout with Yoel Romero Doesn't Happen

    Anderson Silva appeared on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani on Monday. To say he was a little perturbed with the UFC would be an understatement. The former longtime middleweight champion went off on his employer...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 18,977 reads 0 comments

  16. This Tree Doesn't Stand a Chance vs. Muay Thai World Champ Tiffany Van Soest

    High-level athletes will do some wild things in the name of becoming the best at their respective craft. But kicking the crap out of what appears to be a palm tree in a bikini might take the prize...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 1 month ago 93,713 reads 0 comments

  17. Nick and Nate Diaz Hit Los Angeles with Anthony Bourdain on 'Parts Unknown'

    For all their popularity, the Diaz brothers are notoriously reclusive. So it was a special—if slightly jarring—treat for MMA fans when Nick and Nate Diaz sat down ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,133 reads 0 comments

  18. Fastest Kick Ever? Legendary Kickboxer Levels Opponent at Lion Fight 36

    Lerdsila Chumpairtour isn't a familiar name to western fans but in Asian Muay Thai circles, he's legendary. Why? Because of his ability to land savage strikes like this one here...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 115,884 reads 0 comments

  19. There's a Reckoning Coming for Daniel Cormier

    Imagine being great. Imagine being a conqueror, one who has stood atop every mountain he ever tried to scale. One people respect and fear in equal, healthy measures...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 17,017 reads 0 comments

  20. The Question: Is It Time for UFC to Step in for Diego Sanchez's Own Good?

    Since he made his first appearance on The Ultimate Fighter more than 12 years ago, Diego Sanchez has been one of the most beloved competitors in the organization...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 18,100 reads 0 comments

  21. The Art of Fighting in the UFC Has Changed. Here's How.

    Since July 2014, I've written 110 previews of UFC events. In that time, I've seen every single fight the promotion has put on and thousands more besides in order to do the necessary film study to write my guides...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 23,849 reads 0 comments

  22. That Time UFC's Steve Bosse Threw Down in Classic Hockey Fight in Pre-MMA Days

    UFC light heavyweight Steve Bosse was booked for his fourth bout in the promotion this week. The light heavyweight will lock horns with Jared Cannonier at The Ultimate Fighter ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 11,531 reads 0 comments

  23. Weighing the Awful: UFC Star Mike Perry Is Problematic but Also Electrifying

    There was a distinct crack a moment before Jake Ellenberger fell — this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville — a sound very much like a tree makes an instant prior to toppling to the ground...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 12,432 reads 0 comments

  24. The Case Against Every UFC Champion

    Champions are champions for a reason. But they're never infallible, especially in a crucible as intense as MMA . Reams of pixels, if pixels can truly be said to exist on reams, are regularly generated on what makes each reigning UFC champion great...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 46,528 reads 0 comments

  25. With Clock Ticking, What's the Hold-Up Getting Cris Cyborg a UFC Title Fight?

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino continued her guerrilla marketing push for a UFC women’s featherweight title shot this week...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 13,521 reads 0 comments