1. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier Official for UFC 178 in Las Vegas

    Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier will go down September 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada, at UFC 178 . The news comes via the UFC_UK Twitter account just three days after McGregor defeated Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland.

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 19 minutes ago 551 reads 12 comments

  2. Anthony Johnson Plans on Finishing Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

    When the Ultimate Fighting Championship asked Anthony Johnson if he wanted to fight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, he didn't do the obvious thing. Johnson didn't question if Nogueira would show up come fight night...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 hour ago 480 reads 6 comments

  3. Mike Dolce: Daniel Cormier Could Make 185 Without Any Performance Dropoff

    Renowned MMA nutritionist Mike Dolce believes that UFC light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier can make some noise at 185 pounds without seeing a noticeable drop off in skill...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 3 hours ago 1,793 reads 28 comments

  4. Fighter with Down Syndrome Petitioning to Compete in MMA

    Garrett Holeve , a 24-year-old mixed martial arts fighter with Down syndrome, is fighting to make his dreams of stepping into the cage a reality. “I can [do it]...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 hours ago 2,369 reads 11 comments

  5. UFC Lightweight Contender Khabib Nurmagomedov Set for Surgery for Torn Meniscus

    "The Eagle" will be grounded for the remainder of 2014. That's the news coming from Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting .com , who reports that Khabib Nurmagomedov will be out until January due to undergoing surgery for a torn meniscus...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 6 hours ago 2,219 reads 14 comments

  6. Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC on Fox 12 comes to you on Saturday, and a significant light heavyweight bout will help round out the card in the co-main event slot. No. 5-ranked contender Anthony "Rumble" Johnson takes on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 hours ago 3,350 reads 16 comments

  7. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC on Fox 12

    The UFC is coming off an immensely successful week, as UFC Fight Night 45 and 46 were able to capture fans' attention and deliver great fights. However, we must now look forward to the upcoming weekend...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 hours ago 2,904 reads 10 comments

  8. Power Ranking the 10 Greatest UFC Champions of All Time

    Throughout UFC history, there have been a multitude of champions. Some have been absolutely dominant champions, while some have lost the title in their first attempted defense. Even worse, some have lost the title without even attempting to defend it...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 18 hours ago 8,510 reads 117 comments

  9. Dustin Poirier Stokes Flame War with 'Not Even Top 10' Conor McGregor

    Conor McGregor wants to jump the line in the UFC featherweight division. As you might expect in a case like this, that's not going to happen without a fight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 20 hours ago 4,657 reads 14 comments

  10. The Beaten Path: Holly Holm Talks UFC Negotiations, How a Broken Arm Helped Them

    It’s not unlike bringing your kids in for their first swimming lesson, only to discover you share a local pool with Michael Phelps. Or going for a check-up on a balky knee and unwittingly walking straight into the office of Dr...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 hours ago 2,242 reads 8 comments

  11. Dominick Cruz: Most Doctors and Therapists Unprepared to Treat MMA Fighters

    Dominick Cruz , the longtime UFC bantamweight champion who was forced to abdicate his title after missing more than two years with injuries, is returning to Octagon competition this fall...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 24 hours ago 5,695 reads 24 comments

  12. Anthony Pettis Will Return, Defend Belt December 6 vs. Gilbert Melendez

    Anthony Pettis will defend his UFC lightweight title December 6 against top contender Gilbert Melendez at UFC 181 . The fight will be Pettis ' first title defense...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 11,498 reads 61 comments

  13. UFC's Jam-Packed July Will Go Down as a Month to Remember for MMA Fans

    Considering the ever-increasing demands of being an MMA fan, it can sometimes be difficult to savor the moment. It's never been more expensive or more difficult to simply follow our sport...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 day ago 11,792 reads 43 comments

  14. Tim Kennedy: Belfort Is 'Dripping Testosterone out of His Eyeballs Right Now'

    UFC middleweight contender Tim Kennedy has always taken a hard stance against performance-enhancing drugs in MMA , so it comes as little surprise that he's never been—and still isn't—a Vitor Belfort fan...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 day ago 17,193 reads 191 comments

  15. Lawler vs. Brown: A Complete Guide to UFC on Fox 12

    Have you ever heard the phrase "give the people what they want"? That should be the name of this event. UFC on FOX: Giving the People What They Want. When Matt Brown last fought, a star was born...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 6,823 reads 33 comments

  16. The Fighting Life: Finding Kyle Kingsbury

    There is a positive energy that radiates from Kyle Kingsbury. The Ultimate Fighter alum is a hulk of a human being, with broad shoulders and tree trunk legs, but he is quick with a joke and that puts those around him at ease almost instantly...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 day ago 1,694 reads 4 comments

  17. Is a Rivalry Brewing Between Nova Uniao and Team Alpha Male?

    Most MMA fans, no matter the age, get the opportunity to gaze upon a genuine rivalry between two elite fighters in their lifetime. They square off back and forth, split victories and keep fans hungry...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 10,036 reads 43 comments

  18. UFC on Fox 12: Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday in San Jose, California, a highly anticipated fight finally takes place in the welterweight division between "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 day ago 14,197 reads 85 comments

  19. UFC on Fox 12: Is Matt Brown in over His Head Against Robbie Lawler?

    Matt Brown once authored a 12-11 record as a professional mixed martial artist , leaving many questioning whether or not The Immortal had a place among the sport’s elite...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 14,380 reads 139 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 46: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Conor McGregor 's legend grew in front of his home fans in Ireland Saturday. With a knockout against Diego Brandao , McGregor improved to 3-0 inside the Octagon...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 2 days ago 3,686 reads 13 comments

  21. UFC President Dana White Says Tyrone Spong Wants to Fight in the UFC

    The last time fans saw Tyrone Spong in action, the result was a horrific injury. Now, UFC President Dana White is hinting that the next time we see Spong fight, it could be inside the Octagon...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 2 days ago 15,731 reads 24 comments

  22. Conor McGregor Agrees to UFC 178 Fight with Dustin Poirier If Poirier Shows Up

    After picking up a win in front of his countrymen, Conor McGregor has no shortage of options for his next fight in the UFC. That's due in large part to the brash comments he has made on a regular basis since joining the UFC's ranks...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 2 days ago 26,575 reads 70 comments

  23. Holly Holm Has No Problem with Gina Carano Getting Immediate Title Shot

    Undefeated UFC women's bantamweight Holly Holm (7-0) has no problem with women's MMA pioneer Gina Carano getting an immediate title bout against Ronda Rousey despite being five years away from the cage...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 2 days ago 12,511 reads 145 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 46 Results: Real Winners and Losers from McGregor vs. Brandao

    From Conor McGregor’s war scream at the weigh-ins to Gunnar Nelson’s emotionless stare, there was a special feeling in the air heading into UFC Fight Night 46...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 days ago 13,770 reads 24 comments

  25. MMA in 2004: A Retrospective Look at the Sport a Decade Later

    With the events of UFC 175, the finale of season 19 of The Ultimate Fighter and UFC Fight Night McGregor vs. Brandao now behind us, it seems a good time to look back upon the sport as it was a decade ago...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 3 days ago 3,652 reads 6 comments