1. UFC Fight Night 61 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Bigfoot vs. Mir Fight Card

    UFC Fight Night 61 could be recapped with one word: upsets. According to the final odds posted by Odds Shark , nine straight winners were considered underdogs when the final odds posted...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 26,018 reads 56 comments

  2. Raquel Pennington in Position to Squash Hype Surrounding Holly Holm

    Standing across from former multiple-division boxing world champion Holly Holm at UFC 184 on February 28 will be former The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 competitor Raquel "Rocky" Pennington...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 1 month ago 474 reads 6 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 61: Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 61 set a record for most underdog victories in a single event. 10 underdogs came through in an unpredictable event. Frank Mir got back in the win column on Saturday night by knocking out Antonio Silva in the first round...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 39,925 reads 234 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 64: Joanne Calderwood Welcomes Maryna Moroz to the Octagon

    It took a bit longer than she was hoping , but Joanne Calderwood now has her second UFC bout booked. On Friday, UFC's official website revealed that Calderwood would meet UFC newcomer Maryna Moroz at UFC Fight Night 64...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 6,688 reads 9 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 61: Bigfoot vs. Mir Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    On the same night as the Academy Awards, two battle-torn heavyweights highlight a UFC Fight Night card in Brazil where the supporting performers might be better than the men in leading roles...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 11,378 reads 31 comments

  6. UFC 184: Jake Ellenberger Determined to Get Back on Track Against Josh Koscheck

    The UFC's welterweight division is a talent-rich collective where the battle to claim elite-level status never slows...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 3,291 reads 16 comments

  7. The Question: Does the UFC's New Drug Testing Policy Reflect Real Change?

    On Wednesday, the UFC announced what may be potentially sweeping changes to its performance-enhancing-drug policy...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 5,397 reads 31 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 61 Preview: Can Frank Mir and Bigfoot Silva Still Surprise Us?

    Frank Mir and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva have been talking a lot about the ground game. Leading up to their UFC Fight Night 61 main event, each declining heavyweight has independently agreed that his opponent won’t submit him...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 17,317 reads 91 comments

  9. Arianny Celeste Fires Back at Ronda Rousey for Ring-Girl Salary Diss

    UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste isn’t one to sit quietly, even when getting called out by the baddest woman walking the planet...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 56,877 reads 275 comments

  10. On Performance Enhancing Drugs and Cheating in Mixed Martial Arts

    “I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.”—Sophocles An opposition to cheating and the use of performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) is as uncontroversial a position as one can take within a sporting context...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 1 month ago 4,312 reads 28 comments

  11. The Beaten Path: The 3 Most Under-the-Radar Prospects in the UFC Right Now

    Much of the MMA prospecting scene takes place outside UFC boundaries. After all, if you've made it to the big show, there's no longer any sport in finding you or touting your success...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,135 reads 3 comments

  12. Rising Fighters on the Cusp of the UFC Rankings

    The UFC serves as a perennial umbrella for the very best fighters on the planet. With transcendent champions and hungry contenders at its disposal, the promotion is continuously gifted elite bout options in each one of its 10 divisions...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 16,883 reads 30 comments

  13. Anderson Silva: 'I Do Not Know What to Apologize For'

    It's been about two weeks since the greatest fighter in the history of combat sports tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs. It's been about two days since the Nevada State Athletic Commission penalized him for his actions...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 32,913 reads 195 comments

  14. UFC Deserves Credit for Taking Steps to Clean Up Sport

    Damned if they don't, damned if they do. That's the feeling I had at the conclusion of Wednesday's Ultimate Fighting Championship news conference on performance-enhancing drugs...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 5,395 reads 44 comments

  15. Frank Mir: Relaxed, Recharged and Ready to Face Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva

    Over the past 14 years, Frank Mir has carved out his own place in the history of the UFC heavyweight division. On Sunday, he'll face former title challenger Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at UFC Fight Night 61 in Porto Alegre, Brazil...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 5,883 reads 29 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 61: B/R Staff Main Card Predictions

    No football on Sundays anymore? No problem! The UFC can fill your Sunday void this weekend, as UFC Fight Night 61 comes live on Fox Sports 1. The card, which comes to you from Brazil, is heavy on Brazilian talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 12,839 reads 30 comments

  17. Robbie Lawler Wants Finish in Rematch with Rory MacDonald

    Looks like Rory MacDonald will get his once-promised shot at the UFC welterweight strap after all. On February 18, the UFC announced No...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 1 month ago 485 reads 6 comments

  18. Frank Mir Traveled from Las Vegas to Brazil with 9 MM Ammunition in His Bag

    Frank Mir unknowingly breached airport security on the way to his UFC Fight Night 61 bout against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in Porto Alegre , Brazil...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 13,183 reads 47 comments

  19. UFC Light Heavyweight Phil Davis No Longer Under Contract with Zuffa

    Perennial UFC light heavyweight contender Phil Davis is no longer under contract with Zuffa, but the company does hold exclusive negotiating rights...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 1 month ago 1,234 reads 5 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 61: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    At UFC Fight Night 61, notable heavyweights Antonio Silva and Frank Mir will look to get back into the win column. Since earning a title shot against Junior dos Santos in May 2012, Mir has lost four in a row...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 4,307 reads 20 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 61: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is on a rare Sunday this weekend, as the company returns to Brazil with UFC Fight Night 61. Headlined by Frank Mir and Antonio Silva, the card includes some contenders in their respective divisions...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 3,987 reads 2 comments

  22. The 3 Best Ambassadors for the UFC Right Now

    Despite the shroud that currently envelops the UFC, one created by the recent barrage of failed drug tests by high-profile athletes, there are those who rise above and excel in all aspects of the fight game...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 1 month ago 14,955 reads 44 comments

  23. Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson, Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort Headline UFC 187

    UFC is planning some fireworks for its annual Memorial Day weekend event. Dana White 's company announced its headliners for UFC 187 on May 23 in Las Vegas, confirming that ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 48,483 reads 189 comments

  24. UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC Fight Night 60

    At UFC Fight Night 60 on Saturday, Benson Henderson picked up a submission win over Brandon Thatch in his UFC welterweight debut. The former lightweight champion made the move up in weight despite competing at 155 pounds less than one month earlier...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 4,688 reads 4 comments

  25. For UFC, Devil Will Be in Details of Creating, Enforcing New Drug-Testing Policy

    After a well-publicized false start to begin the year, the UFC finally showed the teeth of its proposed performance-enhancing drug-testing program on Wednesday—though it remains to be seen how much bite will follow the bark...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 8,218 reads 28 comments