1. UFC 179 Weigh-in Results and Updates

    UFC 179 will see its 11-fight card become official on Friday afternoon when the fighters hit the scale. Jose Aldo 's featherweight title defense against Chad Mendes headlines the action from Rio de Janeiro ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 hour ago 22 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC 179: 3 Fighters with the Most to Gain

    UFC 179 will set the stage for three fighters whose victories would speak volumes. On October 25, Chad Mendes will attempt to wrest away the featherweight title for a second time from the reigning champion, Jose Aldo...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 2 hours ago 109 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC 179: Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday, UFC 179 goes down in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, as Jose Aldo puts his featherweight title on the line when he takes on Chad Mendes in a rematch of their battle from UFC 142...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 4 hours ago 80 reads 1 comments

  4. Cain Velasquez and Mark Hunt Are the Reason UFC History Is Written in Pencil

    In mixed martial arts we have a bad tendency to write our narratives in stone, preferring pen even in the early stages of a fighter's career when a pencil would probably be a better choice...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 hours ago 812 reads 3 comments

  5. Diego Sanchez Injures LCL, Pulled from UFC 180 Fight Card

    The hits keep coming for UFC 180. First, the night's main attraction, UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, was pulled from the event after suffering a knee injury. Then, Joe Lauzon , one half of the hotly anticipated Lauzon vs...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 8 hours ago 3,615 reads 22 comments

  6. Conor McGregor Expected to Take on Dennis Siver Jan. 18 in Boston

    Conor "Notorious" McGregor might not be getting that UFC featherweight title shot just yet. After four consecutive wins inside the UFC Octagon and a report from MMAWeekly...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 hours ago 2,730 reads 24 comments

  7. Conor McGregor Should Fight for Title, but Siver Bout Could Pay off for UFC

    The UFC's new golden child is returning, and he's not returning for the gold. According to a Thursday report from Steven Marrocco of MMAjunkie ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 9 hours ago 4,862 reads 18 comments

  8. B.J. Penn Threatens Former Nutritionist Mike Dolce Via Twitter

    The ongoing feud that began in August between B.J. Penn and former nutritionist Mike Dolce continued to heat up on Wednesday via Twitter. Penn sparked the quarrel by claiming on BJPenn ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 11 hours ago 6,312 reads 11 comments

  9. Vitor Belfort Hasn't Been Tested by NAC, Fight with Weidman Targeted for L.A.

    Chris Weidman will likely defend his UFC middleweight title against Vitor Belfort at UFC 184 in Los Angeles, California, according to MMAJunkie .com's Steven Marrocco ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 12 hours ago 2,264 reads 25 comments

  10. Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury 'Set for Mid-January' According to Jury's Manager

    Earlier this month , UFC lightweight Myles Jury and his management team teased a potential January showdown against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. Now, a few weeks later, Jury and his team say the bout is a go...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 12 hours ago 1,946 reads 19 comments

  11. If Jose Aldo Means to Be an All-Time UFC Great, Time to Impress Is Now

    Don’t get me wrong, Jose Aldo has been a very good champion for the UFC. Aldo, in fact, is the only featherweight titlist the Octagon has ever known...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 15 hours ago 3,184 reads 30 comments

  12. Dana White Interested in Seeing '100 Percent Healthy' Brock Lesnar Return to UFC

    UFC President Dana White would be interested in seeing a healthy Brock Lesnar come out of retirement and pick back up where he left off in the UFC...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 16 hours ago 18,905 reads 54 comments

  13. With a Win at UFC 179, Could Carlos Diego Ferreira Be Contender Material?

    If Carlos Diego Ferreira wants to prove his mettle, he'll have to beat Beneil Dariush this Saturday at UFC 179 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 18 hours ago 824 reads 0 comments

  14. Aldo vs. Mendes 2: Early Predictions for UFC 179 Main Event

    Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes are set for a Saturday night rematch for the featherweight title at UFC 179 . It will be the main event of a card welcoming back the UFC with a bang...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 19 hours ago 3,618 reads 9 comments

  15. UFC 179 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It has seemed like an eternity, but the UFC is back after a rare break. The promotion returns to pay-per-view in Brazil with UFC 179, which hosts a title fight and other key bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 21 hours ago 1,535 reads 1 comments

  16. UFC 179 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC 179 is on Saturday, and the odds are out. Jose Aldo defends his UFC Featherweight Championship against No. 1-ranked contender Chad Mendes for the second time. The previous encounter ended with a first-round knockout for Aldo...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 21 hours ago 4,950 reads 13 comments

  17. UFC Rookies with the Highest Ceilings

    Like in any sport, mixed martial arts' progression is fueled by a regular injection of young talent. While the UFC's mainstream popularity is established by the promotion's lionized ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 day ago 3,161 reads 5 comments

  18. UFC: Will Ronda Rousey vs. Cris 'Cyborg' Finally Happen in 2015?

    Ten women have tried; 10 women have failed. Ronda Rousey is, with very little doubt, the best female fighter on the planet. All doubt would cease to exist entirely if not for, you know, her ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 5,837 reads 38 comments

  19. Report: GSP Calls First Day Back to Training 'Humiliating'

    Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre returned to training this week after suffering a torn left ACL back in March. Apparently, it did not go particularly well...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 day ago 20,505 reads 31 comments

  20. UFC Releases Veteran Welterweight Paulo Thiago

    A UFC welterweight the past five years, Paulo Thiago has been cut by the world's top MMA promotion. Since Thiago had lost three in a row, the release was widely expected. MMAFighting ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 day ago 1,894 reads 1 comments

  21. TUF 20, Episode 5 Recap: Grudge Rematch Goes the Distance Again

    After a two-week absence due to Major League Baseball playoffs, The Ultimate Fighter 20 returned to Fox Sports 1 with one of the most anticipated fights of the season. That, of course, was a grudge rematch between Felice Herrig and Heather Clark.

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 day ago 2,864 reads 14 comments

  22. Dropping Knowledge: Daniel Cormier Analyzes Card for UFC 179

    The team of analysts for the UFC on Fox Sports 1 and Fox broadcasts has been providing the most in-depth coverage that mixed martial arts has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 day ago 5,435 reads 9 comments

  23. Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Is Set for UFC 182

    Ronda Rousey will defend her UFC women's bantamweight title in January against top challenger Cat Zingano . That's according to a report from broadcaster Ariel Helwani on Wednesday's UFC Tonight program...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 9,965 reads 68 comments

  24. Report: Joe Lauzon out Against Diego Sanchez at UFC 180, No Replacement Named

    UFC 180 is falling apart. Just one day after word circulated ( h/t MMAjunkie.com ) that UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez suffered an injury and would not defend his title against Fabricio Werdum at the Nov...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 day ago 8,999 reads 72 comments

  25. UFC 179 Bold Predictions: Can Chad Mendes Take out the Featherweight GOAT?

    As a recently disgraced UFC broadcaster might say, here we go. After months of injury delays and one canceled pay-per-view— RIP UFC 176! — Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes will finally rematch on Saturday at UFC 179 ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 day ago 4,110 reads 10 comments