1. TUF 20, Episode 1: Live Blog

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 makes its glorious debut on Fox Sports 1 Wednesday night , where the female strawweights compete to become the first ever UFC women's 115-pound champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 4,128 reads 11 comments

  2. Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva Slams 'Despicable' Alistair Overeem

    This week has not been kind to former Strikeforce heavyweight champ Alistair Overeem. Not only did he lose his UFC Fight Night 50 co-main event bout against Ben Rothwell , but it ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 17,928 reads 45 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 51: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 51 on Fight Pass, veteran heavyweights Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski will battle to remain relevant contenders in their division. Following a draw with Mark Hunt, Silva has not won in his past two appearances...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 9,459 reads 19 comments

  4. Previewing the Newcomers at UFC Fight Night 51

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. UFC Fight Night 51 comes live on Fight Pass from Brazil this weekend, boasting a bunch of young talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 1,222 reads 2 comments

  5. UFC vs. Bellator: 5 Dream Fights

    Fueled by the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, the deepest divisions and a president who will stop at nothing to put on the best fights available, the UFC stops at nothing to separate itself from the pack...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 31,947 reads 53 comments

  6. The Ultimate Fighter 20: Tecia Torres Fueled by Intensity and a Dream

    There are a lot of ways to describe the way Tecia Torres fights but the most prominent word that comes to mind is aggressive...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,315 reads 15 comments

  7. What's Next for Ronda Rousey? Only One Controversial Fight Makes Sense

    What's next for Ronda Rousey ? There was a time when the answer to that question seemed clear. Back when Rousey was in Strikeforce, we all assumed she'd sign with the UFC, ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 24,875 reads 90 comments

  8. Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua: My Mother and Wife Want Me to Retire

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio Rua has never been able to replicate the same success in the Octagon that he had in the Pride ring, but he plans to keep fighting despite a 1-3 record in his past four fights...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 8,356 reads 46 comments

  9. UFC's Joe Rogan Wonders If Racism Contributes to Jon Jones' Lack of Popularity

    Update: September 10, 2014 at 11:58 a.m. ET: Joe Rogan has taken to Twitter after reaction to his original comments on Jon Jones were framed as him declaring racism to be an impacting force on the champs' perceived lack of popularity...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 21,580 reads 189 comments

  10. Trainer Says GSP Should Receive Medical Clearance to Fight in October

    According to head trainer Firas Zahabi , l ongtime UFC welterweight champion and pound-for-pound great Georges St-Pierre will be cleared to fight this fall...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 13,709 reads 54 comments

  11. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 51

    The UFC returns to Brazil this weekend with UFC Fight Night 51. Headlined by heavyweights Andrei Arlovski and Antonio Silva, the card is loaded with Brazilian talent and up-and-comers throughout the world of MMA ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 6,687 reads 10 comments

  12. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC Fight Night 50

    Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is on a mission to bring the middleweight championship back to Brazil. On Friday, the former Strikeforce titleholder submitted Gegard Mousasi ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 9,692 reads 24 comments

  13. Carla Esparza Embraced the Chaos and Opportunity of The Ultimate Fighter 20

    Like many fighters competing in mixed martial arts, Carla Esparza is paradoxical. The tenacious veteran is hell on wheels when the cage door closes, but her Southern California roots yield a laid-back chill outside of business hours...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 7,518 reads 13 comments

  14. Thiago Silva: 'I Never Pointed Any Gun at My Ex-Wife'

    Recently re-signed UFC light heavyweight Thiago Silva says that he never pulled a gun on his ex-wife, Thaysa Kamiji , back in February when he was arrested outside of decorated Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Pablo Popovitch's gym...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 9,025 reads 39 comments

  15. Anderson Silva Working with Psychologist to Get over 'Fear' of Leg Injury

    Despite his willingness to continue fighting, Anderson Silva is still haunted by “ghosts” from the gruesome leg injury he suffered in a UFC middleweight title bout against Chris Weidman back in December 2013...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 12,036 reads 32 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Ben Rothwell Slams 'Dirty' Alistair Overeem

    It's not too often you hear the phrase "sore winner" used in combat sports (who complains about a win?) but Ben Rothwell is trying his hardest...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 33,440 reads 106 comments

  17. Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio Silva: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC returns this week with UFC Fight Night 51. Live from Brazil, the card airs exclusively on Fight Pass and hosts a bevy of fights with Brazilians, prospects and two heavyweight contenders...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 13,543 reads 30 comments

  18. 6 MMA Stars and How They Might Have Spent Their Summer Vacations

    Welp. There goes Labor Day. And there goes the summer. Time to crack the books, roll out the footballs and get back to business. But first, what did you do for your summer vacation? Everyone loves a little time off...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,384 reads 7 comments

  19. Head of AXS TV Fights Apologizes to Ben Askren After 'Inside MMA' Interview

    ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren feels AXS TV Fights' Inside MMA program showed him an obvious bias towards the UFC — and a network executive doesn't seem to disagree...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 5,420 reads 40 comments

  20. Luke Rockhold Plans to Give Michael Bisping a 'Reality Check' at Fight Night 55

    Life is good for Luke Rockhold . The former Strikeforce middleweight champion turned surging contender under the UFC banner has been wrecking shop inside the Octagon as of late, ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 13,940 reads 74 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 50 Notebook: The Fight Card Fans Deserved

    The crowd was lively from the first fight of the night to the last at UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Casino on Friday night...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 1 month ago 5,522 reads 3 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 50: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is blazing a path straight toward Chris Weidman and the middleweight championship. After beating Chris Camozzi, Yushin Okami and Francis Carmont in his first ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 5,449 reads 22 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Ben Rothwell vs. Alistair Overeem Highlights

    UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell , a 43-fight veteran, scored the biggest win of his career when he knocked out ex-Strikeforce/K-1 champ Alistair Overeem at UFC Fight Night 50 Friday night...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 9,409 reads 12 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 50: Ronaldo Souza and the Wonder of Peaking Late

    Life is weird. It's not the same for all of us. There are different paths to walk, different destinations at which to arrive, a host of obstacles to be overcome along the way...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 4,601 reads 14 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 50: Goodbye Alistair Overeem, We Hardly Knew Ye

    You know what you probably don't remember? The time when Alistair Overeem 's menace matched his physique. What's worse? It wasn't even that long ago. At least chronologically it wasn't...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 65,079 reads 160 comments