1. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker: July 2014 Edition

    There is an art to matchmaking in combat sports. While some fights come together with natural ease, most bouts are formed through a hectic process of evaluation...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 20 days ago 4,806 reads 10 comments

  2. Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell Booked for UFC Fight Night 50

    UFC Fight Night 50 on September 5 is suddenly one of the sexiest free fight cards you'll find of late, with a heavyweight tilt between Alistair Overeem and Ben Rothwell now booked to the event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 18,886 reads 130 comments

  3. The State of the UFC Middleweight Division

    We've taken a look at the state of the UFC's heavyweight , light heavyweight , welterweight and lightweight divisions...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 20 days ago 17,592 reads 98 comments

  4. Chael Sonnen Admits Use of HGH, EPO in Response to NSAC Complaint

    Chael Sonnen has made his official response to the Nevada State Athletic Commission's complaint regarding his two failed drug tests in June and acknowledges taking all five of the banned substances he was accused of using...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 45,806 reads 179 comments

  5. UFC: Jason Parillo Defends Himself Following BJ Penn Loss to Frankie Edgar

    BJ Penn looked different in his third meeting with Frankie Edgar on Sunday. He looked noticeably leaner in the cage as he was making his featherweight debut, but most fans have been talking about the new style he decided to use against his rival...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 21 days ago 10,706 reads 25 comments

  6. Mousasi Didn't Know Fight with Jacare Was Canceled, White Reveals New Date

    Gegard Mousasi is the No. 7-ranked middleweight in the world. He's 35-4, coming off a huge win over Mark Munoz at UFC Fight Night 41 and earned what appeared to be a No. 1 contender's bout against Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza at UFC 176...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 21 days ago 14,521 reads 47 comments

  7. Cub Swanson or Frankie Edgar Could Receive Interim Title Shot If Aldo Can't Go

    The UFC 176 main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Chad Mendes is expected to be rescheduled for mid-October, as per Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 21 days ago 15,231 reads 119 comments

  8. Alex White Will Look to Keep Things Rolling at UFC Fight Night 45

    First impressions are crucial in mixed martial arts, and Alex White absolutely made the most of his first showing inside the Octagon...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 21 days ago 5,863 reads 7 comments

  9. Glover Teixeira Eyeing a Return to the Octagon in October

    Glover Teixeira is looking to get back to work inside the cage, but he's taking the necessary time to make sure he'll be firing on all cylinders when that time comes...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 21 days ago 4,522 reads 23 comments

  10. UFC 176 Cancelled, Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes II Possible for October

    After losing its main event, UFC 176 has been officially "postponed," though realistically, it is now cancelled...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 21 days ago 193,481 reads 107 comments

  11. Dominick Cruz Will Make Return vs. Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178

    Welcome back, Dominick Cruz. The former UFC bantamweight champion Cruz has been out of action since the fall of 2011, but he will make his return to the Octagon nearly three years later at UFC 178 ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 21 days ago 15,146 reads 73 comments

  12. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC 175 and TUF 19 Finale

    With UFC 175 on Saturday and The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale on Sunday, it was a busy weekend. Chris Weidman and Ronda Rousey both defended their championships at UFC 175...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 21 days ago 23,307 reads 87 comments

  13. Coach: Ronda Rousey Beats Cyborg with 1 Hand, Knocks Her out

    Ronda Rousey 's head coach, Edmond Tarverdyan , believes his fighter can destroy anybody in her way —including Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino (nee Santos)...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 21 days ago 28,547 reads 298 comments

  14. 'Foxcatcher': The Story of Former UFC Fighter and Olympian Mark Schultz

    WARNING—SPOILER ALERT: If you don’t want to know the story behind the movie, read no further. On May 17, 1996, Mark Schultz stepped into the Octagon at UFC 9 on just 24 hours notice...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 22 days ago 7,757 reads 10 comments

  15. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy Set for UFC 178

    UFC 178 will be the setting of an important middleweight fight, as Strikeforce veteran Tim Kennedy takes on Cuban Olympic wrestler Yoel Romero. This was reported by Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Tuesday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 9,335 reads 97 comments

  16. TUF 20: Scouting Report for Every Fighter

    Last week, The Ultimate Fighter 20 cast was revealed at the UFC Expo in Las Vegas. Although we already knew the first eight participants, we were shown the other eight ladies ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 22 days ago 17,742 reads 35 comments

  17. Sara McMann vs. Lauren Murphy Set for Ultimate Fight Night 47 in Maine

    Sara McMann (7-1) will return to the cage for the first time since losing to Ronda Rousey at UFC 170, and she will do so against Lauren Murphy (8-0). McMann, ranked as the No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 22 days ago 5,094 reads 52 comments

  18. Mahalo: Saying Goodbye to UFC Legend BJ Penn

    It's hard to leave behind seats so close you can literally reach out and touch the fighters as they walk out of the UFC Octagon...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 22 days ago 12,671 reads 32 comments

  19. Uriah Hall Shares Picture of X-Ray of Broken Toe

    At UFC 175 , Uriah Hall won a unanimous decision over Thiago Santos, and midway through the first round he suffered a gruesome dislocation on one of his toes...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 22 days ago 3,362 reads 1 comments

  20. Chris Dempsey: How the UFC Newcomer Paddled a Canoe into the Octagon

    Chris Dempsey never knew being a Boy Scout would pay off — not like this, at any rate. The 26-year-old fighter from Ambridge , Pennsylvania, a small town about a half ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 22 days ago 8,345 reads 15 comments

  21. UFC 175: What We Learned from Rob Font's Octagon Debut

    At UFC 175 on Saturday Night, Rob Font stormed onto the bantamweight scene with his first-round knockout of George Roop in the opening bout on the Fox Sports 1 prelims...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 22 days ago 692 reads 1 comments

  22. Frankie Edgar Tops TUF 19 Finale Payroll with $260,000 Check

    While former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar never had to leave his comfort zone in his trilogy fight with BJ Penn Sunday night, the dominant victory made the New Jersey native $260,000 richer...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 22 days ago 9,441 reads 18 comments

  23. NSAC Revises Complaint Against Chael Sonnen After Failing Drug Test for HGH, EPO

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission ( NSAC ) is moving forward with its actions against retired UFC fighter Chael Sonnen . According to a report from MMAJunkie ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 9,017 reads 39 comments

  24. Ronda Rousey Nearly Sets UFC Record in UFC 175 Demolition of Alexis Davis

    Ronda Rousey 's electrifying knockout win of Alexis Davis was many things; scary, dominant, legacy-building all come to mind. While it wasn't quite record-breaking, it came pretty darn close...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 24,172 reads 56 comments

  25. Ben Askren Rips Johny Hendricks and Dana White at TUF 19 Finale

    Ben Askren is one of the finest mixed martial artists on the planet, and his skills are only matched so far by his caustic tongue...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 22 days ago 18,699 reads 162 comments