1. Dustin Poirier: New Division, Same Drive for Greatness

    Getting a read on a fighter is not always the easiest thing to do in combat sports. This especially rings true in the world of mixed martial arts where so many different styles, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 12 hours ago 1,772 reads 9 comments

  2. Jose Aldo Should've Punched Conor McGregor for UFC Belt Stunt, Says Chad Mendes

    The vast majority of us were stunned into silence when Conor McGregor snatched Jose Aldo’s UFC featherweight title belt and raised it aloft at their recent Dublin press conference...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 20 hours ago 19,089 reads 205 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 63: Preliminary Card Predictions

    On Saturday, the UFC returns from a weekend off with a matinee card, as UFC Fight 63 touches down in Virginia. Headlined by Chad Mendes vs...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 23 hours ago 2,491 reads 4 comments

  4. UFC Lawsuit Against New York MMA Ban Dismissed, Appeal Considered

    A judge has dismissed claims surrounding the ambiguity of laws banning professional MMA in the state of New York amid suggestions the rules are too vague. Speaking at a ruling in the U...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 23 hours ago 11,110 reads 33 comments

  5. MMA in New York: Assembling the Perfect Madison Square Garden UFC Card

    Mixed martial arts is currently roasting in New York's proverbial oven. Cooking at optimal temperature, the combat casserole has been taking form before our very own eyes...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 24 hours ago 6,858 reads 38 comments

  6. CM Punk's UFC Switch Impresses WWE Legend Rowdy Roddy Piper

    Rowdy Roddy Piper has praised CM Punk for making the move from the WWE to the UFC, insisting it takes a lot of heart to make such a seismic shift from your comfort zone...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 day ago 19,199 reads 34 comments

  7. The 5 Must-See MMA Fights to See in April

    Clear your calendars, ladies and gents. There's a full schedule of mixed martial arts on deck for the month of April...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 6,631 reads 24 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 63: A Complete Guide to the Full Fight Card

    Will the slipper fit? With March Madness at its apex, there's a lot of fairy godmother dust in the air right now at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Virginia. Get your Claritin ready, because it is downright lousy with magic dust...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 10,123 reads 24 comments

  9. UFC 189 Gets Featherweight Contenders Dennis Bermudez and Jeremy Stephens

    Headlined by a highly anticipated 145-pound title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, UFC 189 has now added another featherweight contest including Dennis Bermudez and Jeremy Stephens...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 day ago 1,480 reads 13 comments

  10. Chad Mendes Talks Ricardo Lamas, Aldo vs. McGregor and the Great Outdoors

    Chad Mendes ' heart is racing, and he can't control his breathing. Sweaty palms. Dry mouth. Nervousness has taken over. He goes on autopilot, relying on the motions he's practiced over and over to prepare for this moment, and the deed is done...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 day ago 6,014 reads 34 comments

  11. Khabib Nurmagomedov Twitter Trolls Donald Cerrone on His Birthday

    Khabib Nurmagomedov has been flexing his Twitter game as of late...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 day ago 11,904 reads 38 comments

  12. Jose Aldo, Conor McGregor Nearly Come to Blows at Press Conference in Dublin

    UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor gave Irish fans quite a treat on the final leg of a 10-city world tour to promote his upcoming fight with champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 day ago 72,163 reads 337 comments

  13. Will Conor McGregor's Antics Bring Out the Best or Worst in Jose Aldo?

    UFC 189 ’s promotional “world tour” wrapped up in Dublin on Tuesday, with Jose Aldo , Conor McGregor and the excitement for their featherweight title fight all still alive and well...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 day ago 15,288 reads 156 comments

  14. Ronda Rousey's WWE Run Cements Her as Biggest Star in UFC History

    If there were any doubts that Ronda Jean Rousey is the Ultimate Fighting Championship's biggest star (and perhaps its biggest-ever star), those notions were dispelled on Sunday...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 day ago 100,729 reads 142 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey Says She's 'Never Even Gotten a Bruise' from a Pro MMA Fight

    As if we needed another metric on Ronda Rousey 's dominance in the MMA cage. What may be most telling about Rousey 's latest comments is how believable they sound...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 7,198 reads 69 comments

  16. UFC 185 Drugs Tests Come Back Clean for All Fighters

    The UFC 185 post-fight drug-test results are in, and every fighter came up clean. Lately, these reports have brought doom, as welterweight contender Hector Lombard popped hot after his Jan...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 days ago 3,236 reads 25 comments

  17. Josh Thomson vs. Tony Ferguson Scheduled for UFC Fight Night 72 in July

    Two top lightweights will square off in San Diego when Josh Thomson and Tony Ferguson meet at UFC Fight Night 72 in July. The news first broke Monday night on Fox Sports 1 and was subsequently confirmed by MMAjunkie and others...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 1,305 reads 15 comments

  18. Chael Sonnen Holds Reddit AMA, Says Jones vs. Rumble 'Won't Happen'

    Chael Sonnen still spits hot fire when given the mic. Or, in this case, a keyboard...but the point stands...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 days ago 13,398 reads 31 comments

  19. Khabib Nurmagomedov Walks the Walk and Talks the Talk of a Future Champion

    Khabib Nurmagomedov , the No. 2-ranked contender in the lightweight division, is set to meet Donald Cerrone at UFC 187 on May 23. A win will likely put him in line as the next title challenger...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 days ago 6,006 reads 46 comments

  20. B/R Exclusive: National Champ Wrestler Ed Ruth to Pursue MMA After 2016 Olympics

    Ed Ruth, one of the most decorated college wrestlers in U.S. history, will pursue a career in professional MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 35,287 reads 47 comments

  21. The Beaten Path: 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in April

    Whether the UFC is running shows or taking the weekend off, the MMA world is constantly turning. Prospects are gaining experience and looking to make a name for themselves, with their ultimate goal of making the major leagues...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 days ago 8,220 reads 9 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 63: Who's on the Hot Seat in Virginia This Saturday?

    At UFC Fight Night 63, Chad Mendes and Ricardo Lamas will do their best to prove they are ready to meet the winner of a highly anticipated July title bout between 145-pound champion Jose Aldo and Irish MMA sensation Conor McGregor...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 days ago 6,951 reads 8 comments

  23. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira Booked for UFC Fight Night 69

    A huge light heavyweight bout between former contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira has been booked for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 69 event. The news was first reported by Swedish MMA site Kimura ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 9,811 reads 79 comments

  24. The Beaten Path: Nicolas Dalby, UFC's 2nd Danish Fighter, Embraces Inner Nerd

    It’s nothing to be ashamed of. A lot of gyms have them. And it’s high time there was a more open conversation about it. Once we embrace our resident gym nerd, then we can really start to make progress...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 2,831 reads 5 comments

  25. Ronda Rousey Is a Great Choice to Lead Public Charge for MMA in New York

    Ronda Rousey is the hottest star in mixed martial arts today. Her star continues to grow as she crosses over from the Octagon to mainstream fame...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 3 days ago 3,550 reads 29 comments