1. 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 23 days ago 15,156 reads 73 comments

  2. 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 23 days ago 23,334 reads 87 comments

  3. 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 23 days ago 28,558 reads 298 comments

  4. '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 23 days ago 7,784 reads 10 comments

  5. 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 23 days ago 9,343 reads 97 comments

  6. 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 23 days ago 17,780 reads 35 comments

  7. 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 24 days ago 5,128 reads 52 comments

  8. 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 24 days ago 12,677 reads 32 comments

  9. 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 24 days ago 3,386 reads 1 comments

  10. 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 24 days ago 8,352 reads 15 comments

  11. 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 24 days ago 697 reads 1 comments

  12. 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 24 days ago 9,444 reads 18 comments

  13. 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 24 days ago 9,023 reads 39 comments

  14. 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 24 days ago 24,186 reads 56 comments

  15. 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 24 days ago 18,735 reads 162 comments

  16. In Loss to Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida's Legacy Grows

    He sat in the corner on a hard stool, blood streaming down his face, drawing heaving breaths between sips of water. A cutman worked on a deep gash above his left eye...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 24 days ago 84,303 reads 389 comments

  17. Ronda Rousey Injured Her Hand at UFC 175, Will Also Require Knee Surgery

    When Joe Rogan stepped into the UFC Octagon to talk to Ronda Rousey after her 16-second destruction of Alexis Davis at UFC 175, asking if the UFC women's bantamweight champion could ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 24 days ago 20,439 reads 44 comments

  18. Dana White Confirms Early TUF 20 Drama, Says a Fight Broke out on Set on Day 1

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 , the show's first all-female incarnation, is not even a week into filming, and there's already tension on set...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 24 days ago 34,775 reads 87 comments

  19. UFC 175: Ray Longo Says Chris Weidman 'Kind Of' Beat Lyoto Machida with 1 Hand

    Chris Weidman answered some important questions throughout his UFC 175 main event against former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 24 days ago 19,172 reads 140 comments

  20. TUF 19 Finale: On Frankie Edgar, BJ Penn and the Horrible Clarity of Hindsight

    A third fight between Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn never made much sense. Less and less so every second they actually spent together in the cage...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 24 days ago 28,414 reads 36 comments

  21. Dana White Says Aldo vs. Mendes II Can 'Still Happen,' Just Not at UFC 176

    According to UFC President Dana White , Chad Mendes can still receive his rematch with featherweight champion Jose Aldo, he just won't get it on Aug. 2 at UFC 176 as originally scheduled...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 24 days ago 7,757 reads 39 comments

  22. TUF 19 Finale: Video Highlights from the Main Event Between Edgar and Penn

    For the bulk of their main event fight at The Ultimate Fighter s eason 19 finale , it appeared painfully obvious that Frankie Edgar had an answer for everything in BJ Penn 's arsenal...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 25 days ago 8,433 reads 8 comments

  23. TUF 19 Results: 3 Fights for Frankie Edgar to Take Next

    On Sunday night in Las Vegas, Frankie Edgar moved to 3-0 against BJ Penn in his career. That win came as a result of a TKO on the ground, where Edgar battered Penn with big ground-and-pound...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 25 days ago 18,415 reads 88 comments

  24. TUF 19 Finale: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Frankie Edgar is on his way back to another shot at the 145-pound championship. At The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale, Edgar earned a third win over BJ Penn ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 25 days ago 6,634 reads 13 comments

  25. BJ Penn Announces Retirement from UFC Following Loss to Frankie Edgar

    Following a third-round TKO loss at the hands of Frankie Edgar Sunday night, BJ Penn decided to put an end to his UFC career...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 35,081 reads 161 comments