1. UFC 178: Meet Chris Cariaso, the Next Guy Challenging for the Flyweight Title

    On occasion, the UFC finds itself in a real pickle. The promotion has cards announced, venues booked and tickets sold, and no fight...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 28 days ago 6,273 reads 25 comments

  2. Chris Weidman: The Invisible Champion

    Invisibility will always remain a superpower most of us dream of acquiring. As a kid, I remember pulling a blanket over my head and walking around my house pretending to be unseen...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 29 days ago 16,797 reads 101 comments

  3. Gunnar Nelson's Showdown with Rick Story Will Tell Us How Far Icelander Can Go

    At 13 years old, Gunnar Nelson started training in Goju -Ryu karate. Two years later, he won the Icelandic Juvenile Kumite Championship title. That explains his Lyoto Machida -like stance inside the Octagon...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 29 days ago 6,133 reads 12 comments

  4. Dan Henderson vs. Wanderlei Silva: The Very Best Novelty Fight the UFC Can Make

    The UFC's novelty circuit is alive and well. Truly, don't cry for it. Yes, it lost Rich Franklin earlier this year. Then it lost Chael Sonnen just as Uncle P...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 29 days ago 6,073 reads 10 comments

  5. Following Eddie Alvarez Signing, Whom Should Bobby Green Be Matched Up With?

    Understandably, most were excited about the news that Eddie Alvarez had signed with the UFC and will meet Donald Cerrone at UFC 178 on September 27, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 29 days ago 3,124 reads 15 comments

  6. War Machine to Be Extradited to Nevada for Alleged Christy Mack Assault

    Embattled ex-Bellator welterweight War Machine will be extradited back to Nevada prior to standing before a jury of his peers regarding the alleged beating of porn star ex-girlfriend Christy Mack, as well as her new love interest—Corey Thomas...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 29 days ago 27,824 reads 65 comments

  7. Eddie Alvarez and Donald Cerrone Could Have a Fight for the Ages at UFC 178

    For Eddie Alvarez , nearly two years of frustration and heartache ended in an all-out sprint. On Tuesday, Alvarez woke up the reigning Bellator lightweight champion...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 29 days ago 8,487 reads 31 comments

  8. Daniel Cormier Zings Jon Jones with Pic After Bones Disses Olympic Background

    The lead-up to the Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier fight on January 3, 2015, just keeps getting better. After Bones laughed about Cormier 's fourth-place finish in the 2004 Olympics as a member of the U...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 29 days ago 56,179 reads 179 comments

  9. Georges St-Pierre Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    One of MMA 's biggest stars has jumped on one of the Internet's biggest trends. Georges St-Pierre, the semi-retired longtime UFC welterweight champion, took to Twitter to document ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 29 days ago 12,130 reads 29 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 48: Dong Hyun Kim Needs to Continue His Berserker Approach

    Not that long ago, Dong Hyun Kim was boring. Really boring. For a guy so thoroughly trained in the art of putting fist to face, he sure could suck the fun out of the process...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 29 days ago 3,147 reads 15 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 48 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC returns with a doubleheader this Saturday, as UFC Fight Night 48 and 49 come to you in the morning and nighttime. First up will be UFC Fight Night 48, which takes place in Macau, China...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 29 days ago 2,484 reads 4 comments

  12. Cub Swanson Shouldn't Have to Fight Frankie Edgar...But It Makes Sense

    So, you're on a six-fight winning streak in one of the toughest divisions the UFC has to offer. You've defeated the division's fifth-, 10th-, 11th- and 14th-ranked fighters in the process...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 30 days ago 3,982 reads 32 comments

  13. Tyron Woodley vs. Dong Hyun Kim: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday, the UFC returns to Macau , China, for UFC Fight Night 48: Bisping vs. Le. The main event features a middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Cung Le. However, the co-main event is arguably more interesting...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 30 days ago 6,005 reads 24 comments

  14. Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday, former lightweight champion Benson Henderson faces off against the No. 5-ranked lightweight, Rafael dos Anjos, at UFC Fight Night 49. Henderson is 2-0 since losing the title to Anthony Pettis in 2013 and is 9-1 overall in the UFC...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 30 days ago 4,416 reads 9 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 48 and 49: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    With two events coming up this weekend, competitors at all levels will be stepping into the Octagon. Benson Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos are among the elite fighters doing battle ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 30 days ago 6,651 reads 7 comments

  16. With UFC Contract Official, Eddie Alvarez Meets Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

    The UFC is widely regarded as the elite level of mixed martial arts and a place where the best fighters in the world square off to determine supremacy...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 30 days ago 10,998 reads 55 comments

  17. Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Should Ramp Up, Not Pause, Their Verbal Exchanges

    On Aug. 12, Jon Jones poured a huge bucket of ice water on the MMA community when he pulled out of his UFC 178 grudge match with Daniel Cormier. Unfortunately, no associated charity dollars appear to be forthcoming...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 30 days ago 11,407 reads 35 comments

  18. Eddie Alvarez Signs with UFC, Meets Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

    It didn't take long for released Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to sign with the UFC. In fact, it was mere hours before the man signed on the dotted line...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 30 days ago 12,885 reads 85 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 49's Benson Henderson: Far Beyond Driven

    Benson Henderson is as goal-oriented as you'll find in the fight business. The former WEC and UFC lightweight champion is a man fueled by possibility and the potential to test ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,022 reads 24 comments

  20. Randy Couture 'Not Opposed' to Grappling Match with Fedor at Metamoris

    UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture has no intention to put the gloves back on at 51 years old, but high-profile grappling matches are still a legitimate possibility...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 6,975 reads 9 comments

  21. Michael Bisping Needs Impressive Win over Cung Le to Prove He Still Belongs

    Say this much for Michael Bisping : The man is a professional. From the outside looking in, it’d be easy to greet Bisping ’s latest assignment with one of the brash Brit’s trademark sneers...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 4,482 reads 13 comments

  22. Andrei Arlovski Blasts Alistair Overeem Following Injury to UFC Champ Jon Jones

    Alistair Overeem isn't a popular guy lately. Not that he's ever won a popularity contest with MMA fans, but Overeem has left fans with a sour taste in their mouths following ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 19,661 reads 41 comments

  23. Bellator Officially Releases Bellator Champ Eddie Alvarez

    It was a long time coming, but according to Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com, Bellator has released Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez from his contract, making him a free agent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 15,830 reads 84 comments

  24. 'Mayhem' Miller's Return to MMA 'Worth a Conversation,' Bellator's Coker Says

    You might think Scott Coker has had enough of Jason "Mayhem" Miller. But you would be mistaken. The new president of Bellator MMA and former honcho at Strikeforce said Monday ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,972 reads 15 comments

  25. Khabib Nurmagomedov: Who Makes the Most Sense for His Return to Action?

    Khabib Nurmagomedov is one of the newest names in the ever-growing list of mixed martial arts fighters hampered by injuries...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 1,420 reads 6 comments