1. Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury 'Set for Mid-January' According to Jury's Manager

    Earlier this month , UFC lightweight Myles Jury and his management team teased a potential January showdown against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. Now, a few weeks later, Jury and his team say the bout is a go...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 3,277 reads 22 comments

  2. If Jose Aldo Means to Be an All-Time UFC Great, Time to Impress Is Now

    Don’t get me wrong, Jose Aldo has been a very good champion for the UFC. Aldo, in fact, is the only featherweight titlist the Octagon has ever known...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 7,531 reads 43 comments

  3. Dana White Interested in Seeing '100 Percent Healthy' Brock Lesnar Return to UFC

    UFC President Dana White would be interested in seeing a healthy Brock Lesnar come out of retirement and pick back up where he left off in the UFC...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 40,504 reads 71 comments

  4. With a Win at UFC 179, Could Carlos Diego Ferreira Be Contender Material?

    If Carlos Diego Ferreira wants to prove his mettle, he'll have to beat Beneil Dariush this Saturday at UFC 179 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 1,542 reads 0 comments

  5. Aldo vs. Mendes 2: Early Predictions for UFC 179 Main Event

    Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes are set for a Saturday night rematch for the featherweight title at UFC 179 . It will be the main event of a card welcoming back the UFC with a bang...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 1 month ago 4,618 reads 14 comments

  6. UFC 179 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It has seemed like an eternity, but the UFC is back after a rare break. The promotion returns to pay-per-view in Brazil with UFC 179, which hosts a title fight and other key bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 2,522 reads 1 comments

  7. UFC 179 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC 179 is on Saturday, and the odds are out. Jose Aldo defends his UFC Featherweight Championship against No. 1-ranked contender Chad Mendes for the second time. The previous encounter ended with a first-round knockout for Aldo...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 6,862 reads 17 comments

  8. UFC Rookies with the Highest Ceilings

    Like in any sport, mixed martial arts' progression is fueled by a regular injection of young talent. While the UFC's mainstream popularity is established by the promotion's lionized ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 4,347 reads 5 comments

  9. UFC: Will Ronda Rousey vs. Cris 'Cyborg' Finally Happen in 2015?

    Ten women have tried; 10 women have failed. Ronda Rousey is, with very little doubt, the best female fighter on the planet. All doubt would cease to exist entirely if not for, you know, her ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 10,901 reads 52 comments

  10. Report: GSP Calls First Day Back to Training 'Humiliating'

    Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre returned to training this week after suffering a torn left ACL back in March. Apparently, it did not go particularly well...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 32,746 reads 39 comments

  11. UFC Releases Veteran Welterweight Paulo Thiago

    A UFC welterweight the past five years, Paulo Thiago has been cut by the world's top MMA promotion. Since Thiago had lost three in a row, the release was widely expected. MMAFighting ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 2,985 reads 1 comments

  12. TUF 20, Episode 5 Recap: Grudge Rematch Goes the Distance Again

    After a two-week absence due to Major League Baseball playoffs, The Ultimate Fighter 20 returned to Fox Sports 1 with one of the most anticipated fights of the season. That, of course, was a grudge rematch between Felice Herrig and Heather Clark.

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 3,880 reads 19 comments

  13. Dropping Knowledge: Daniel Cormier Analyzes Card for UFC 179

    The team of analysts for the UFC on Fox Sports 1 and Fox broadcasts has been providing the most in-depth coverage that mixed martial arts has seen in its 20 years of existence...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,009 reads 9 comments

  14. Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano Is Set for UFC 182

    Ronda Rousey will defend her UFC women's bantamweight title in January against top challenger Cat Zingano . That's according to a report from broadcaster Ariel Helwani on Wednesday's UFC Tonight program...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,843 reads 80 comments

  15. Report: Joe Lauzon out Against Diego Sanchez at UFC 180, No Replacement Named

    UFC 180 is falling apart. Just one day after word circulated ( h/t MMAjunkie.com ) that UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez suffered an injury and would not defend his title against Fabricio Werdum at the Nov...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 10,685 reads 74 comments

  16. UFC 179 Bold Predictions: Can Chad Mendes Take out the Featherweight GOAT?

    As a recently disgraced UFC broadcaster might say, here we go. After months of injury delays and one canceled pay-per-view— RIP UFC 176! — Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes will finally rematch on Saturday at UFC 179 ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 7,034 reads 12 comments

  17. Conor McGregor Clowns Chad Mendes on Live Television

    Conor McGregor looked to be having a grand old time at the expense of Chad Mendes on Tuesday’s edition of Beyond the Octagon ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 16,151 reads 53 comments

  18. The 5 Most Offensive-Minded Fighters in MMA Today

    Offense sells. In a world that incorporates defensive head movement, foot work and well-scripted transitions, there's just no escaping a formidable faction of strikes and finishes...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 12,403 reads 62 comments

  19. 5 Best Moments of Jose Aldo's Career

    Jose Aldo's latest title defense at UFC 179 will have little impact on his legacy. Sure, Chad Mendes might be able to stamp his place in history by putting an end to Aldo's 17-fight ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 3,274 reads 9 comments

  20. Hector Lombard vs. Yoel Romero: Who Would Win?

    Hector Lombard and Yoel Romero are two fast-rising contenders in the UFC’s welterweight and middleweight divisions. The hard-hitting, technically efficient Cubans are both coming off wins and share similar skill sets...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 1 month ago 1,072 reads 9 comments

  21. UFC 179: Previewing the Newcomers on the Fight Card

    UFC 179 goes down Saturday from fabulous Rio de Janeiro , Brazil. Two pretty well-known fighters sit atop the card in defending featherweight champion Jose Aldo and a pretty well-known challenger in Team Alpha Male's Chad Mendes ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 3,147 reads 2 comments

  22. Chad Mendes Expecting a 'War' in Rematch with Jose Aldo at UFC 179

    Mixed martial arts is a chaotic sport where two athletes step into a cage to battle for physical supremacy, and it is the competition of it all that drives Chad Mendes . The Team Alpha Male standout and current No...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,191 reads 28 comments

  23. Cain Velasquez out with Injury, Mark Hunt in vs. Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180

    Cain Velasquez is injured and will no longer defend his UFC heavyweight title against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180. Instead, popular heavyweight Mark Hunt will step in to face Werdum for the interim title at the Nov...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 21,825 reads 143 comments

  24. Cain Velasquez Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Knee and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, Oct. 28 Head coach of the American Kickboxing Academy Javier Vasquez, where Cain Velasquez and other fighters train, appeared on The MMA Hour ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 38,659 reads 191 comments

  25. UFC Rescinds Middleweight Cung Le's PED Suspension

    Cung Le is back in the UFC after UFC officials rescinded the middleweight's suspension, which they originally handed down when Le supposedly failed an August drug test the UFC itself administered...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 7,850 reads 18 comments