1. 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 3 minutes ago 3 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 41 minutes ago 358 reads 4 comments

  3. 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 4 hours ago 985 reads 16 comments

  4. 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 5 hours ago 7,977 reads 25 comments

  5. 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 7 hours ago 469 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 7 hours ago 2,786 reads 8 comments

  7. 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 9 hours ago 998 reads 1 comments

  8. 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 10 hours ago 3,548 reads 13 comments

  9. 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 14 hours ago 2,212 reads 5 comments

  10. 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 15 hours ago 3,783 reads 17 comments

  11. 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 17 hours ago 15,770 reads 33 comments

  12. 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 18 hours ago 1,258 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 18 hours ago 2,173 reads 10 comments

  14. 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 19 hours ago 4,346 reads 7 comments

  15. 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 20 hours ago 8,401 reads 58 comments

  16. 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 22 hours ago 8,418 reads 71 comments

  17. 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 2,846 reads 9 comments

  18. Conor McGregor Clowns Chad Mendes on Live Television

    Conor McGregor looked to be having a grand old time at the expense of Chad Mendes on Tuesday’s edition of Beyond the Octagon ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 day ago 8,978 reads 38 comments

  19. The 5 Most Offensive-Minded Fighters in MMA Today

    Offense sells. In a world that incorporates defensive head movement, foot work and well-scripted transitions, there's just no escaping a formidable faction of strikes and finishes...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 day ago 11,039 reads 53 comments

  20. 5 Best Moments of Jose Aldo's Career

    Jose Aldo's latest title defense at UFC 179 will have little impact on his legacy. Sure, Chad Mendes might be able to stamp his place in history by putting an end to Aldo's 17-fight ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 2,949 reads 9 comments

  21. Hector Lombard vs. Yoel Romero: Who Would Win?

    Hector Lombard and Yoel Romero are two fast-rising contenders in the UFC’s welterweight and middleweight divisions. The hard-hitting, technically efficient Cubans are both coming off wins and share similar skill sets...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 1 day ago 443 reads 7 comments

  22. UFC 179: Previewing the Newcomers on the Fight Card

    UFC 179 goes down Saturday from fabulous Rio de Janeiro , Brazil. Two pretty well-known fighters sit atop the card in defending featherweight champion Jose Aldo and a pretty well-known challenger in Team Alpha Male's Chad Mendes ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 2,760 reads 2 comments

  23. Chad Mendes Expecting a 'War' in Rematch with Jose Aldo at UFC 179

    Mixed martial arts is a chaotic sport where two athletes step into a cage to battle for physical supremacy, and it is the competition of it all that drives Chad Mendes . The Team Alpha Male standout and current No...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 days ago 6,547 reads 27 comments

  24. Cain Velasquez out with Injury, Mark Hunt in vs. Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180

    Cain Velasquez is injured and will no longer defend his UFC heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180. Instead, popular heavyweight Mark Hunt will step in to face Werdum for the interim title at the Nov...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 19,762 reads 137 comments

  25. Cain Velasquez Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Knee and Return

    Cain Velasquez's long-awaited return to the Octagon will have to once again be put on hold, as a knee injury will keep the heavyweight champ from appearing in UFC 180's main event...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 2 days ago 30,117 reads 172 comments