1. Miesha Tate to Welcome Rin Nakai to UFC in Japan

    Highly touted Japanese star Rin Nakai has signed with the UFC and will debut in her native land when she takes on former Strikeforce champion and UFC title challenger Miesha Tate...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 16,134 reads 50 comments

  2. 4 WMMA Fighters Who Could Become Breakout Stars

    Women's MMA is on the rise. This much is certain. Between the UFC, Invicta and other promotions accepting their place in the sport, stars are sure to be made...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 45,905 reads 83 comments

  3. Perfect Retirements for 5 UFC Fighters Who Didn't Know When to Quit

    It's hard to know when it's time to quit sometimes. Most of us can likely remember a few instances when it would have been wise to let discretion get the better of valor...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 70,712 reads 11 comments

  4. Josh Barnett Wants Junior Dos Santos for Next Fight

    Former UFC heavyweight champion Josh Barnett is coming off a disappointing loss to Travis Browne at UFC 168 in December, but he wants to get right back into title contention by squaring off with fellow ex-titleholder Junior dos Santos...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 11,663 reads 92 comments

  5. TUF 19 Episode 10 Results: 1st Middleweight Punches Ticket to Finale

    The 19th season of The Ultimate Fighter continued Wednesday night, and the first middleweight semifinal was showcased...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 2,816 reads 8 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 49: Benson Henderson vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Headlines Main Card

    If all roads to a UFC lightweight title shot go through Benson Henderson , then Rafael dos Anjos is next in line to punch his ticket...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 5,362 reads 62 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 47 Gets Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux as Main Event

    Two light heavyweights who picked up wins at UFC 174 will be headlining the UFC's trip to Maine later this summer...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 4,388 reads 74 comments

  8. Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza Rematch Set for UFC 176 in Los Angeles

    UFC middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza will square off in the UFC 176 co-main event on August 2, according to the Los Angeles Daily News ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 15,681 reads 124 comments

  9. TUF 19: Power Ranking the Fighters Going into the Semifinals

    The Ultimate Fighter 19 is finished up with the quarterfinals in the middleweight and light heavyweight brackets, and it's down to the final four in each respective field. One more win gets each fighter into the finale...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 2,221 reads 11 comments

  10. 10 UFC Fighters Who Should Change Their Nickname

    Nicknames are truly hit or miss. From "The Axe Murderer" to "The Cheesecake Assassin," they encompass a hodgepodge of unique personas. Some offer a brutal view into the mind of a fighter...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 10,625 reads 68 comments

  11. The Most Prolific Submission Artists in Pride History

    When Pride Fighting Championships was an active organization, their rules for fighting on the ground were a little different than the Unified Rules that we know today. In Pride, fighters were able to use kicks and knees to grounded opponents...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 3,781 reads 18 comments

  12. Sonnen Suspended, Silva Explains His Side of the Story at NAC Meeting

    Retired mixed martial artist Chael Sonnen was handed a temporary suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Tuesday, and a hearing will be held on a future date to determine his official punishment...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 49,049 reads 114 comments

  13. Legless, Homeless 6-Year-Old Wrestler Inspires Weidman to Lend Helping Hand

    Isaiah Bird doesn ’t have a leg to stand on or a place to call home, but on the wrestling mat he has the heart of a gladiator and an infectious smile that can bring even a UFC champion to his knees...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 20,478 reads 28 comments

  14. Fight Night 44: The Rise to Meet Potential Shaped Cub Swanson into a Contender

    There is a reason Cub Swanson is smiling these days. While all fighters travel a path of resistance in order to reach elite-level status in MMA , the severity of the adversity faced along the way differs from athlete to athlete...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 6,470 reads 21 comments

  15. UFC Manager Mike Kogan Drops N-Bomb on Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo

    UFC manager Mike Kogan might be in some hot water after dropping the N-bomb in a tweet about UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 13,451 reads 154 comments

  16. Demetrious Johnson Looks Unbeatable, but Challenges Still Abound for UFC Champ

    Demetrious Johnson did it again on Saturday at UFC 174, leaving yet another highly ranked challenger choking on his exhaust fumes with astonishing ease...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 7,503 reads 29 comments

  17. World Series of Fighting 10: Complete Guide to Main Card Fights

    World Series of Fighting is back with WSOF 10, and is putting forward a solid card featuring three of its champions...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 5,068 reads 9 comments

  18. The State of the UFC Welterweight Division

    Georges St-Pierre's decision to walk away from the Ultimate Fighting Championship may have been met with groans from fans and from the halls of the UFC's office. But for the rest of the fighters inhabiting the division, it has been a blessing...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 17,928 reads 74 comments

  19. Mike Tyson Forcibly Removes UFC President Dana White from His Airplane Seat

    Dana White may be the president of the UFC, but Mike Tyson answers to no one. White posted the above video to his Instagram account on Tuesday. Their interaction said it all: Tyson: (Slap) Hey, come on, move it...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 1 month ago 908,050 reads 342 comments

  20. EA Sports UFC Review: Breaking Down Features, Options and Gameplay

    It could be argued that mixed martial arts has become the most popular combat sport in the world. That might explain why EA Sports has chosen to create a UFC game and not a boxing ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 21,677 reads 62 comments

  21. Yoel Romero and the Most Physically Imposing Fighters in the UFC

    Some fighters are strategic masterminds, others are technically sound, and a few are just physical freaks. MMA athletes tend to be some of the best-conditioned athletes in the world, and those in the UFC represent the top percentage of that group...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 41,045 reads 85 comments

  22. The 10 Best Unranked UFC Fighters

    The UFC ranking system is a reasonable way to gauge talent, new and old. But somewhere along the lines, divisional breakouts are lost in the mix. Some escape obscurity and reach their weight class' Top 15, while others simply tread water...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 4,840 reads 40 comments

  23. Ranking the Remaining 2014 UFC Title Fights

    Even without pay-per-view princes Anderson Silva or Georges St-Pierre , the greatest MMA promotion on the face of the planet found a way to give its fans several memorable title bouts through the first half of 2014...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 7,354 reads 31 comments

  24. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following UFC 174

    Demetrious Johnson is quietly turning into one of the most dominant champions in UFC history. Beating Ali Bagautinov on Saturday gave "Mighty Mouse" a fourth straight title defense, ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 7,194 reads 28 comments

  25. Patrick Cummins on Daniel Cormier: '9 Times out of 10 I Can Beat Him'

    UFC light heavyweight Patrick Cummins got starched by top contender Daniel Cormier at UFC 170 in February, but he still thinks he has the tools to take out DC if they ever meet again...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 14,600 reads 90 comments