1. UFC 178: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    Although it lost Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier , UFC 178 still heads into Saturday as a strong card. Headlining the event will be a 125-pound championship bout between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 28 days ago 9,079 reads 16 comments

  2. 5 Fights We'd Love to See If Weight Classes Weren't a Thing

    Ever wonder how one UFC champion would fare against another? Ever ponder the idea of a battle of the sexes? Of course you have, and that's perfectly natural...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 28 days ago 24,570 reads 89 comments

  3. Return of the King: Can Former UFC Champ Dominick Cruz Reclaim His Throne?

    It seems ridiculous considering his placement on this weekend's UFC 178 preliminaries, but, believe it or not, bantamweight Dominick Cruz was once one of the most dominant champions in UFC history...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 28 days ago 8,150 reads 19 comments

  4. Dominick Cruz: How the Former Champ Dominated His Demons Before UFC 178

    The world is won by the man who lets it go. - Dominick Cruz The former UFC bantamweight champion speaks with sophistication, with a refined sense of purpose learned through mental anguish and physical struggle alike...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 28 days ago 4,779 reads 18 comments

  5. UFC 178 Preview: The Return of Cruz & Zingano, Johnson's Challenge Ahead & More

    This Saturday at UFC 178, fans will get a chance to see probably the biggest UFC card of 2014 so far. Dominick Cruz will set foot in the Octagon after being out for almost three years...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 28 days ago 7,291 reads 7 comments

  6. Cub Swanson vs. Frankie Edgar Booked for UFC Fight Night 57 in November

    UFC Fight Night 57's main event is official, and it is a good one. Electrifying featherweights Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson will square off for five rounds on November 22 in Austin, Texas...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 28 days ago 13,876 reads 69 comments

  7. UFC 178's Tim Kennedy: Underrated No Longer

    Tim Kennedy has carried a chip on his shoulder for quite some time. The gritty veteran has been consistently mixing it up with the best middleweight fighters in the world for the past four years and has been largely successful while doing so...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 28 days ago 6,107 reads 31 comments

  8. Jon Jones' Nike Endorsement Officially Terminated: Latest Details and Reaction

    After Jon Jones declared that his Nike endorsement deal was terminated because of his brawl with fellow UFC fighter Daniel Cormier, the prominent corporation confirmed it is no longer backing the MMA star...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 28 days ago 33,577 reads 90 comments

  9. Wanderlei Silva on Lifetime Ban: The NSAC 'Looks Like a Circus'

    Former PRIDE champ and UFC veteran Wanderlei Silva is less than thrilled after being handed a lifetime ban by the Nevada State Athletic Commission Tuesday, and he isn't shy about saying so...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 28 days ago 10,833 reads 31 comments

  10. The Ultimate Fighter 20: Jessica Penne vs. Lisa Ellis Live Blog & Analysis

    We are now heading into the third episode of The Ultimate Fighter season 20! Team Pettis has come out on top of both fights so far this season, with Randa Markos upsetting Tecia Torres and Joanne Calderwood edging out Emily Kagan ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 28 days ago 3,486 reads 8 comments

  11. Conor McGregor: From Football to Fighting, Comfortable in the Uncomfortable

    Growing up in Dublin, Conor McGregor was just like every other Irish boy. Which is to say, McGregor grew up with dreams of playing football...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 29 days ago 14,436 reads 57 comments

  12. Yoel Romero Gets Chance to Shine at UFC 178, but Is Smart Money on Tim Kennedy?

    Yoel Romero spent much of the last 18 months establishing himself as the UFC middleweight division’s most wonderfully weird newcomer...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 29 days ago 7,017 reads 27 comments

  13. Nate Diaz Returns, Faces Rafael Dos Anjos in December

    Nate Diaz has broken his self-imposed MMA exile. The iconoclastic lightweight, who engaged in a public back-and-forth battle with the UFC over fighter pay, will return to the cage Dec...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 29 days ago 6,984 reads 64 comments

  14. The Second-Best Fighter in Every UFC Weight Class

    With the deepest and most talent-rich divisions in the game today, the UFC is overrun with deserving title contenders...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 29 days ago 11,994 reads 65 comments

  15. Felice Herrig: Is Her Sexed-Up Image Good or Bad for Women's MMA?

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 is now entering its third week and appears to be picking up some momentum in the ratings. One of the more polarizing figures in the TUF house is Felice Herrig...

    Joe Chacon Written by Joe Chacon about 29 days ago 3,007 reads 8 comments

  16. UFC 178: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC 178, Demetrious Johnson will attempt to extend his reign as 125-pound champion against Chris Cariaso . However, the main event may not even be one of the more intriguing matchups on the card...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 29 days ago 6,276 reads 10 comments

  17. Nevada Commission Shows Different Treatment to Mayweather, Jones, Cormier

    LAS VEGAS — An excursion to the Grant Sawyer Building for a Nevada Athletic Commission meeting is always a good source of entertainment. The Sawyer Building is home to many government offices...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 29 days ago 22,666 reads 51 comments

  18. Wanderlei Silva Banned for Life from MMA, Fined $70,000 by NSAC

    The hammer has come down on former Pride champion and MMA legend Wanderlei Silva . The Nevada State Athletic Commission has banned Silva for life from MMA and handed down a sizable $70,000 fine...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 29 days ago 67,786 reads 70 comments

  19. Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier Fined by NAC for UFC 178 Media Day Brawl

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and 205-pound top contender Daniel Cormier appeared before the Nevada Athletic Commission to discuss their August brawl at a press event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 30 days ago 32,449 reads 101 comments

  20. Even with Win Over Eddie Alvarez, 'Cowboy' Cerrone Won't Wait for Title Shot

    (Warning: Video above contains NSFW language.) Former WEC title challenger and perennial UFC contender Donald Cerrone could probably get a title shot if he defeats Eddie Alvarez at UFC 178 on Saturday...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 30 days ago 4,698 reads 18 comments

  21. Eddie Alvarez Faces Instant Must-Win in UFC 178 Debut Against Donald Cerrone

    UFC 178 was a long time coming for Eddie Alvarez . It took nearly two years of legal wrangling , followed by wholesale regime change to disentangle the Bellator lightweight champion from his previous place of work...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 30 days ago 8,018 reads 12 comments

  22. Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 178 on Saturday plays host to an important Top 10 middleweight matchup. No. 6-ranked contender Tim Kennedy takes on No. 10-ranked Yoel Romero. Kennedy is on a four-fight win streak and has won all three of his UFC contests...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 30 days ago 2,966 reads 10 comments

  23. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 178 on Saturday may be headlined by Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso , but it's not the whole story. In fact, it may not be the most enthralling fight on the card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 30 days ago 8,704 reads 35 comments

  24. UFC: The Leadup to Michael Bisping vs. Luke Rockhold Cannot Be Missed

    Fights are great. Well, professional fights are. No one wants to watch two idiots sloppily brawling outside a fast-food joint at 2 a.m. No one wants to be those idiots either, come to think of it...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 30 days ago 5,784 reads 19 comments

  25. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC 178

    Get ready, fans— UFC 178 is coming at you like a ton of bricks. The event, which marks the return to pay-per-view for the company, boasts a UFC title fight and some other awesome bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 30 days ago 14,713 reads 36 comments