1. Did the UFC Get These 7 Title Shots Right?

    For the UFC, picking title contenders has never been especially scientific. With the right blend of winning streaks, scheduling, hype and luck, all on the roster could find themselves contending for UFC gold...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 19,139 reads 78 comments

  2. 5 Female MMA Fighters the UFC Needs Now

    The world of women's mixed martial arts is growing rapidly. We have Ronda Rousey and others to thank for that, as more women are entering the sport and becoming more successful...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 10,509 reads 24 comments

  3. UFC 191: Technical Analysis, Betting Odds and Predictions

    The UFC returns to pay-per-view on Saturday with a UFC 191 card that offers some appeal to its hardcore fans but substantially less to the general audience...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 10 months ago 34,605 reads 44 comments

  4. 3 Matches to Make for Fedor Emelianenko in the UFC Heavyweight Division

    When former Pride FC champion Fedor Emelianenko announced last month that he'd be returning to MMA competition, he immediately become the biggest free agent on the market...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 5,643 reads 4 comments

  5. Someday, Fans Will Appreciate Demetrious Johnson

    Demetrious Johnson is an enigma to opponents and fans alike. Inside the Octagon, he is the Swiss army knife of fighters, stumping opponents with quintessential abilities...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 10 months ago 1,913 reads 25 comments

  6. Photo: Miesha Tate Stares Down Cris 'Cyborg' Justino on Set of 'Fight Valley'

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino is big. Like, really big. During filming for the upcoming movie Fight Valley , Cyborg squared off with UFC women's bantamweight Miesha Tate , dwarfing her in the process...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 10 months ago 66,505 reads 182 comments

  7. UFC 191: Best, Worst, Sleepers on the Card

    This weekend, UFC 191 marks the UFC's return to pay-per-view and boasts a deep lineup on the card. Topped off by UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson and his rematch with John ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 2,389 reads 4 comments

  8. Demetrious Johnson vs. John Dodson 2: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 191 plays host to the flyweight title match we have all been waiting to see. Demetrious Johnson defends the 125-pound title belt for the seventh time this weekend in Las Vegas ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 months ago 9,905 reads 55 comments

  9. Weight Cutting: Solving 'The Biggest Problem in Combat Sports'

    The tipping point was blood. When your talents for hand-to-hand combat put food on the table and shelter overhead, the sight of your own blood usually isn’t enough to make a memory...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 335,258 reads 107 comments

  10. Strange Strawweight Title-Fight Story Continues, Gadelha Says She's Not Injured

    The reports of Claudia Gadelha 's injury have been greatly exaggerated. That's according to the woman herself, who tweeted Sunday that she is not injured and is ready to challenge ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,806 reads 6 comments

  11. Miesha Tate a Victim of Circumstance in Rousey vs. Holm Pairing

    A common concept in life is to ask and you shall receive. Holly Holm , a boxing-legend-turned- MMA -fighter, never asked to fight Ronda Rousey ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 10 months ago 11,382 reads 67 comments

  12. Claudia Gadelha Calls Potential UFC Snubbing 'Disrespectful'

    A recurring lesson in the UFC has been the importance of contracts. No word or verbal agreement is ever set in stone...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 10 months ago 13,205 reads 27 comments

  13. Jose Aldo Blames Media for Twisting Comments About IV Ban

    Jose Aldo has been dominating the ranks of the featherweight division for the past seven years, establishing himself as one of the pound-for-pound best in the process...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 6,774 reads 57 comments

  14. Fedor Emelianenko vs. the UFC's Top 10 Heavyweights: How Would He Fare?

    For the better part of a decade, the baddest man on the planet wasn't an angry ex-street fighter with a grudge against the world, or a collegiate wrestling star groomed for athletic glory...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 10 months ago 46,282 reads 107 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm Fight Rescheduled, Relocated to Australia

    Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm were originally slated to square off at UFC 195 in Las Vegas on Jan. 2, but their fight has been bumped up and shifted across the globe...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 46,133 reads 165 comments

  16. Titan FC's Belal Muhammad: 'CM Punk a Beast, Would Finish Pendred in 1st Round'

    Few names in the MMA world draw more attention than CM Punk . A massive tidal wave of headlines and attention was set in motion last December when the former WWE superstar officially ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 months ago 22,499 reads 30 comments

  17. UFC Champ TJ Dillashaw Calls out Dominick Cruz on Twitter, Cruz Responds

    Please, oh please, let TJ Dillashaw fight Dominick Cruz soon. Since Dillashaw took care of former bantamweight champ Renan Barao for a second time at UFC on Fox 16 in ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 10 months ago 14,765 reads 45 comments

  18. Brendan Schaub Says Rousey 'Hates' on Mayweather, Claims She Dates Travis Browne

    Brendan Schaub officially let the cat out of the bag about his past romantic dealings with UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in his appearance on Joe Rogan’s Fight Companion (warning: NSFW language) earlier this month...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 10 months ago 48,587 reads 168 comments

  19. UFC 195 Could Make Joanna Jedrzejczyk Household Name Nobody Can Pronounce

    There’s an interesting little subplot brewing around UFC 195 . The primary plot point of the UFC’s first event of 2016, of course, is one of betrayal. We were originally told the fight card scheduled for Jan...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 10 months ago 9,210 reads 84 comments

  20. Francis Carmont to Meet Philipe Lins in Bellator 142 Tournament Alternate Bout

    Another former UFC contender has been added to the equation in a one-night light heavyweight tournament at Bellator 142 on September 19...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 203 reads 2 comments

  21. UFC Fight Roundup for Week of August 28

    The UFC had another busy week of fight announcements, and you may have missed a few that have come along. We will try to recap all the fights made over the past several days for you to get caught up on what the UFC has in store...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 months ago 11,129 reads 22 comments

  22. Marine Attracts the Attention of Millions After Asking Ronda Rousey to a Ball

    Jarrod Haschert has attracted the attention of millions in seeking out the attention of just one woman— Ronda Rousey ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 375,236 reads 164 comments

  23. Report: UFC 190 Draws Massive PPV Numbers, Tops 900,000 Buys

    Ronda Rousey sells pay-per-views, y'all. According to MMAFighting .com's Dave Meltzer , Rousey 's Aug. 1 clash against Bethe Correia at UFC 190 topped 900,000 PPV buys, the most for the company since 2013...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 10 months ago 5,671 reads 93 comments

  24. UFC 193 Fight Card: Stefan Struve to Meet Jared Rosholt in Australia

    A November bout in Melbourne, Australia, just got bigger than it already was. While it hasn't been made official, the UFC is expected to add heavyweights Stefan Struve and Jared Rosholt to the fight card...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 months ago 1,856 reads 15 comments

  25. UFC Lightweights Eddie Alvarez, Edson Barboza Offer to Fight Anthony Pettis

    Despite losing his lightweight title via a five-round thrashing at the hands of Rafael dos Anjos in March at UFC 185, Anthony Pettis hasn't shed the bull's eye on his back...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 10 months ago 4,000 reads 13 comments