1. Frankie Edgar vs. BJ Penn III: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    On Saturday, Chris Weidman will look to defend his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida, and Ronda Rousey will look to defend her title against Alexis Davis...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 27 days ago 9,100 reads 22 comments

  2. Dana White: 2nd Chance for Chael Sonnen 'Depends on How He Handles It'

    UFC President Dana White set the MMA world on fire when he defended the decision of the UFC and Fox Sports to terminate Chael Sonnen's broadcasting contract , but if Sonnen plays his cards right, "The American Gangster" could be back...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 27 days ago 24,829 reads 119 comments

  3. TUF 19 Episode 12 Results: Tournament Finals Set for Sunday

    The Ultimate Fighter 19 concluded Wednesday night with the final two fights before the live finale. It featured a middleweight bout between Dhiego Lima and Roger Zapata, as well as a light heavyweight scrap between Dan Spohn and Matt van Buren .

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 27 days ago 927 reads 2 comments

  4. T.J. Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao Rematch Likely Set for UFC 177

    T.J. Dillashaw made good on his promise to shock the world like Chris Weidman did against Anderson Silva by defeating Renan Barao , and, like Weidman, he’ll have to do it all over again at UFC 177 ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 27 days ago 11,449 reads 86 comments

  5. Jose Aldo Pulls out of UFC 176 Title Defense, Citing Injury

    The UFC got some bad news Wednesday when word came that Jose Aldo , the UFC featherweight champ and one of the two or three finest fighters in the world at any class, is once again relegated to the shelf after suffering another injury...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 28 days ago 24,248 reads 141 comments

  6. Thiago Alves Out, Brandon Thatch in vs. Jordan Mein at UFC Fight Night 49

    Thiago Alves ' extensive injury log received a new entry Wednesday, as the UFC welterweight has been forced out of his UFC Fight Night 49 matchup with Jordan Mein . UFC...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 28 days ago 6,978 reads 46 comments

  7. Dana White Wants B.J. Penn to Retire If He Loses to Frankie Edgar

    B.J. Penn will forever be known as one of the most dominant lightweight champions MMA and the UFC have ever seen. That doesn’t mean the 35-year-old welterweight and lightweight champion should fight forever, though...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 28 days ago 2,121 reads 12 comments

  8. B/R Women's MMA Rankings, July 2014

    Women's MMA is growing, and with that, we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts, as well as becoming more prevalent on the big stage...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 28 days ago 3,513 reads 17 comments

  9. UFC 175 Bold Predictions: What Does Future Hold for Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey?

    The UFC has a lot riding on this Saturday's pay-per-view event. With Chris Weidman set to defend his middleweight title against Lyoto Machida and Ronda Rousey putting her women's ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 28 days ago 21,623 reads 39 comments

  10. Johny Hendricks: Added Weight Won't Help Georges St-Pierre in Rematch

    Rumor has it that former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has spent some of his time away from the cage adding some extra muscle...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 28 days ago 26,016 reads 35 comments

  11. For BJ Penn, a Win over Frankie Edgar Would Breathe New Life into His Career

    There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that B.J. Penn is a future UFC Hall of Famer . His mixed martial arts career began inside the Octagon at UFC 31, and over the course of his ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 28 days ago 588 reads 4 comments

  12. Ronda Rousey Will Continue Her Dominance Against Alexis Davis at UFC 175

    No women's competitor in the world can beat Ronda Rousey . Not even Alexis Davis, Rousey 's opponent at UFC 175. Rousey -Davis will co-headline the event along with the bout between Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida ...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 28 days ago 1,120 reads 6 comments

  13. 4 Possible Debut Fights for Holly Holm Should the UFC Sign Her

    One of the hottest free agents in MMA is not a man but a woman. That woman is former pro boxing champ and undefeated mixed martial artist Holly Holm. Holm, who is 7-0, is currently mending a broken arm suffered in April...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 28 days ago 2,640 reads 11 comments

  14. 5 UFC Fighters Who Need to Up Their Mic Skills

    Today's mixed martial arts takes a certain kind of individual to stand out and succeed. No longer does one elite discipline supersede the rest. No longer does one attribute dictate perennial greatness...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 28 days ago 3,323 reads 22 comments

  15. Justin Gaethje vs. Nick Newell: Complete Guide to WSOF 11 Main Card

    On a weekend defined by back-to-back UFC fight nights, World Series of Fighting 11 quietly makes the bold leap to network TV, debuting this Saturday on NBC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 28 days ago 2,406 reads 8 comments

  16. Dana White on Fox Sports Firing Chael Sonnen: 'It Was Something We Had to Do'

    UFC President Dana White has often proclaimed that he's a big Chael Sonnen fan, but after failing two recent drug tests for four separate banned substances, he decided enough was enough...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 28 days ago 65,352 reads 211 comments

  17. UFC 175: Is Uriah Hall a Pretender or Contender?

    It took all of five minutes and one jaw-dropping knockout against Adam Cella in his second fight on The Ultimate Fighter for MMA fans to buy into Uriah Hall as the frontrunner to win the 17th season of the tournament...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 28 days ago 2,235 reads 7 comments

  18. Stefan Struve Determined to Make a Triumphant Return at UFC 175

    Mixed martial arts is a sport filled with uncertainties and few are more familiar with this reality than Stefan Struve ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 28 days ago 2,395 reads 4 comments

  19. Benson Henderson and 6 Fighters Ready for Their Title Rematch

    When a fighter loses a title fight, he usually has to go back to the drawing board, see what went wrong and figure out how to come back stronger. Some are able to do that very well and get back in title contention quickly...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 28 days ago 2,217 reads 7 comments

  20. UFC 175: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    On Saturday night, the UFC middleweight title and women's bantamweight title are on the line in Las Vegas. The main event sees Lyoto Machida challenge Chris Weidman for the former, while Alexis Davis will challenge Ronda Rousey for the latter ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 28 days ago 8,452 reads 10 comments

  21. Brian Stann Says UFC Had No Other Option Than to Fire Chael Sonnen

    Don’t expect Brian Stann to come to the defense of his former opponent and colleague Chael Sonnen ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 28 days ago 1,539 reads 1 comments

  22. Weidman vs. Machida Is an Excellent Fight, but Will Anyone Watch?

    As far as main events go, you're not going to find many better than Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida . The middleweight title fight headlines this Saturday's UFC 175 event in Las Vegas...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 29 days ago 22,689 reads 159 comments

  23. UFC 175's Alexis Davis: The Quiet Contender Looks to Dethrone Queen Ronda Rousey

    Alexis Davis is a walking study on the dynamic contrasts that exist in combat sports. Outside of the cage, the Ontario native falls on the quieter side of the spotlight, nearly to the point of the shy variety...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 29 days ago 12,683 reads 72 comments

  24. Lyoto Gets 1 More Chance to Jump-Start 'Machida Era' at UFC 175

    At this point, it’s one of our sport's most persistent jokes. Five years after the UFC broadcast team prematurely bellowed the dawn of a new day in the light heavyweight ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 29 days ago 15,134 reads 57 comments

  25. Anderson Silva: 'Rematch with Chris Weidman Is Not in My Plans'

    Anderson Silva is returning to the Octagon in 2015, but a rematch with Chris Weidman and another shot at UFC gold isn ’t on his agenda...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 29 days ago 23,740 reads 81 comments