1. Jon Jones' Attorney Says Tested Product Was Contaminated

    Howard Jacobs, an attorney for former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones , said the fighter's recent positive test for banned substances was because of a contaminated product...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 39,109 reads 86 comments

  2. Jose Aldo Says He Is Rethinking Decision to Retire from MMA

    It looked like MMA fighter Jose Aldo was retiring from the Octagon in September, when he made public his dissatisfaction with the UFC for not giving him a rematch with Conor McGregor...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 21,625 reads 75 comments

  3. Antonio Silva Departs UFC, but a New Promotion Likely Awaits

    After three consecutive knockout losses, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and the UFC mutually agreed to part ways Friday. But while his UFC career is probably permanently over, his time as an active MMA fighter may be far from done...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 14,227 reads 17 comments

  4. Bellator 162 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Shlemenko vs. Grove Card

    Bellator 162 descended on FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee, Friday night, and the prime-time showcase represented the much-awaited return of former middleweight champion Alexander ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 9,499 reads 12 comments

  5. Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum Announced for UFC 207: Comments, Reaction

    Cain Velasquez lost to Fabricio Werdum by third-round submission at UFC 188 in June 2015, but the promotion announced Thursday that the 34-year-old will have a shot at redemption...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 10,201 reads 39 comments

  6. Conor McGregor Wants to Obtain, Enjoy History Before Dropping a UFC Belt

    Conor McGregor will go for history at UFC 205. The UFC featherweight champion, with a victory over Eddie Alvarez, can be the first-ever UFC fighter to hold belts in two divisions at the same time...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 17,971 reads 86 comments

  7. Jon Jones Tears into Daniel Cormier, Anthony Johnson on Social Media

    Just because Jon Jones isn't able to compete right now doesn't mean he can't hear all the smack that his constituents are talking...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 74,836 reads 130 comments

  8. The 10 Best Fights to Close Out 2016

    We are in the final quarter of 2016, and the UFC schedule is bananas. Or, as the kids like to say these days, lit. It's so lit, in fact, that while choosing the top 10 fights remaining on the schedule, we left several title fights off the list...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 64,581 reads 67 comments

  9. Tito Ortiz vs. Chael Sonnen Announced for Bellator 170: Comments, Reaction

    Bellator will have perhaps the biggest night in its history on Jan. 21, when Tito Ortiz and Chael Sonnen headline Bellator 170 in Los Angeles...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 12,210 reads 40 comments

  10. 'The Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung Calls out UFC Legend BJ Penn for Return

    "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung is officially back, and he has his eyes set on a big-name opponent for his return...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 5,638 reads 18 comments

  11. The Question: Is Georges St-Pierre Waging an Unwinnable Fight Against the UFC?

    It may be a bit of an exaggeration to say that Georges St-Pierre and the UFC are at war, but the two sides are certainly bracing for a potential legal battle after the events of the last 24 hours...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 11,998 reads 47 comments

  12. Rumble Learns of Daniel Cormier's Knee Injury During a Morning Show Interview

    Anthony "Rumble" Johnson picked up a bit of intel while doing the morning television show circuit alongside his UFC 206 counterpart Daniel Cormier . Breakfast Television, a Canadian morning show, was the venue for the joint interview...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 56,965 reads 16 comments

  13. Nick Diaz Returns: The Best Opponents for His 1st Fight Back

    It takes a lot to knock Nick Diaz off the front pages. Georges St-Pierre did it with Monday's free-agency announcement, but not everyone failed to notice the news that one of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 73,825 reads 60 comments

  14. Georges St-Pierre's Final UFC Fight May Be in the Name of Contractual Freedom

    The greatest welterweight of all time appears to be headed toward the biggest fight of his career. And no, it's not a return at UFC 206 in Toronto...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 32,645 reads 85 comments

  15. Georges St-Pierre Announces He Has Left UFC: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Georges St-Pierre announced on Monday's The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani that he is no longer with the UFC, per the show's producer, Eric Jackman . Jackman noted the fighter is a free agent after his lawyer terminated his previous contract...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 69,303 reads 186 comments

  16. In Response to UFC, WSOF Cancels 2 Events to Beef Up New Year's Card in NYC

    The World Series of Fighting is pulling out all the stops for Madison Square Garden. WSOF President Ray Sefo told broadcaster Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour Monday that it would ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,553 reads 6 comments

  17. Donald Trump's Failed Foray into the World of MMA

    By now, most people recognize the key pages in the Donald Trump playbook. An ambitious effort starts with a bang but ends with the rumor of a whimper tucked deep into classified legal briefs, well clear of the camera's eye...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 91,171 reads 29 comments

  18. Vitor Belfort Clarifies Instagram Post, Not Retiring

    It seemed as if Vitor Belfort 's historic mixed martial arts career had ended after his technical-knockout loss against Gegard Mousasi at UFC 204 on Oct. 8...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 25,948 reads 52 comments

  19. 'The Next Ronda Rousey' Mackenzie Dern Pulls Off Crazy Submission at Legacy 61

    Ben Henderson may have been on to something. The former UFC lightweight champion and current Bellator top contender made headlines in August when he told Ariel Helwani on The ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 28,855 reads 32 comments

  20. UFC: A History of Cancelled Events in the Zuffa Era

    It’s funny, if you’re reading this on Saturday morning over a coffee or some breakfast, you weren ’t supposed to be...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 13,929 reads 13 comments

  21. Bellator Aiming to Capitalize on Ready-Made UFC Feuds

    There’s no shame in being second-best. Depending on how many are running the proverbial race you’re in, second-best can be pretty good...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 15,320 reads 29 comments

  22. MMA in New York Gets an Early Start with a Familiar Face

    The last time Campbell McLaren promoted fights in New York he fled in the early morning to the peanut capital of the world. Everything about mixed martial arts has changed since McLaren and the UFC chartered a plane on Feb...

    Josh Gross Written by Josh Gross about 1 month ago 4,230 reads 1 comments

  23. The UFC Should Steer Clear of Greg Hardy, but Don't Be Shocked If It Doesn't

    This week, former NFL defensive end Greg Hardy announced to MMA Fighting that he would be pursuing a career in MMA...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 19,705 reads 78 comments

  24. Dana White Comments on Potentially Signing Greg Hardy as UFC Fighter

    On Wednesday, UFC President Dana White left open the possibility that former NFL defensive end Greg Hardy could one day appear in the UFC during an interview on FS1's Speak for ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 10,989 reads 0 comments

  25. Julianna Pena: Amanda Nunes Is Going to Knock Out 'Mentally Weak' Ronda Rousey

    Julianna Pena is not happy about Ronda Rousey getting a title shot in her return fight. She is not happy one bit...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 19,414 reads 17 comments