1. Chad Mendes Responds to Jose Aldo's Comments: 'I AM Going to BEAT YOUR a--'

    UFC featherweight title challenger Chad Mendes fanned the flames of his rivalry with 145-pound champ Jose Aldo , taking to Twitter to serve up some harsh words for the Brazilian sensation...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 16,921 reads 139 comments

  2. Why Benson Henderson Should Embrace a Heel Role

    Benson Henderson is one of the nicest people in mixed martial arts, but he has failed to generate much interest from the casual fanbase of the UFC. MMA fans, for the most part, do not openly embrace the theatrics of professional wrestling...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 11,374 reads 115 comments

  3. John Dodson vs. John Moraga: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC Fight Night 42 on Saturday features a prime-time matchup in the flyweight division. Former title contenders John Dodson and John Moraga meet in an important battle that will see the winner move back into title contention...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 2,147 reads 11 comments

  4. The Beaten Path: 5 Prospects to Watch in June

    Another month, another set of MMA madness. That's right, there's no rest for the wicked. The MMA world marches on. Outside of the UFC, fans have many options...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 2,930 reads 2 comments

  5. UFC: Why Raphael Assuncao Deserves a Bantamweight Title Shot

    Leading into UFC 173, Renan Barao was being compared to the pound-for-pound boxing kingpin, Floyd Mayweather. In less than 25 minutes, all of those mentions came tumbling down as T...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 1 month ago 616 reads 0 comments

  6. Vitor Belfort's Drug Test Results Will Be Made Public at June 17 NSAC Meeting

    Fight fans have been forced to live with the fact that Vitor Belfort's random drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission earlier this year has remained a mystery up to this point...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 4,561 reads 10 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 42: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    Believe it or not, UFC Fight Night 42 will be the only UFC fight card during this coming weekend. Unfortunately, MMA fans are going to have to find something better to do than watch fights all day long...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 7,930 reads 1 comments

  8. The Only Other Fight for Alexander Gustafsson If Jon Jones Gets His Way

    Jon Jones doesn ’t want just any title contender standing across the cage from him for his next title defense—he wants an Olympic wrestler...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 1,701 reads 4 comments

  9. Cole Miller out, Diego Brandao in vs. Conor McGregor at UFC Fight Night Dublin

    At least Conor McGregor 's still there. He was probably the more important piece anyway. Nevertheless, the all-too-familiar injury bug has raised another irritating welt, forcing ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,905 reads 55 comments

  10. Jon Jones Criticizes Haters on Instagram, Then Tries to Delete the Video

    Jon "Bones" Jones has gone full heel. A lot has been made about how the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion is "ducking" a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson ...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 1 month ago 31,432 reads 441 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Explains His Mindset and Belief He's the Best Fighter at 145 Lbs.

    There is no shortage of confidence pulsing through Conor McGregor . Since the fast-talking Irishman burst onto the UFC scene last year, he's captivated MMA media headlines ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 4,391 reads 26 comments

  12. Post-Fight Bonuses for the UFC in the Month of May

    These "Performance of the Night" bonuses are not sitting well with me. Stipe Miocic did not get a "Performance of the Night" bonus. That 35-second flattening of Fabio Maldonado was a Knockout of the Night, at least in this guy's book...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,720 reads 6 comments

  13. Fans Deserve to See Jon Jones Fight Alexander Gustafsson, Daniel Cormier

    At just 26 years old, Jon Jones is the greatest fighter on the planet. Some, including this author, might say that the reigning light heavyweight champion has placed Anderson ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 month ago 1,218 reads 2 comments

  14. UFC Releases Slow-Motion Video Highlights from UFC 173

    UFC 173 hosted TJ Dillashaw 's shocking upset over Renan Barao to steal the UFC bantamweight title, and now fans can relive the night's action in glorious slow motion. The UFC released video highlights from the event today via UFC...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 3,586 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC's Public Attempts at Humiliating Jon Jones Could Backfire in a Big Way

    If there is one thing we know about UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, it's that we don't know anything. Even among those of us who have spent a considerable amount of time in his presence, Jones remains a mystery...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 43,849 reads 382 comments

  16. Dana White Says Chael Sonnen Could One Day Take His Place

    Like him or not, UFC president Dana White has been an ambassador for the sport of mixed martial arts. Credited for keeping the UFC alive, White can easily be considered one of the top five most influential people in the history of the sport...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 23,559 reads 81 comments

  17. Daniel Cormier: Gustafsson Took Jones Somewhere He Never Wants to Go Again

    Jon Jones had to reach deep within his soul to defeat Alexander Gustafsson the first time. It was an unexpected nightmare that Daniel Cormier truly believes the UFC light heavyweight champ never wants to experience again...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 13,423 reads 90 comments

  18. UFC Rankings for Each Weight Division Following May 31 UFC Events

    A very busy UFC Saturday ended with Stipe Miocic thrashing Fabio Maldonado in the Brazilian's home country. The UFC also held an event in Berlin, Germany over the weekend...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 10,952 reads 33 comments

  19. Jon Jones Mum on Gustafsson Rematch: 'I Got Nothing'

    If Jon Jones is guilty of “ ducking ” anything, it’s hordes of questions from the media and fans relating to the delayed signing of the contract for the Alexander Gustafsson rematch...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 10,819 reads 127 comments

  20. Jon Fitch at the Crossroads: End of the Line as a UFC Contender

    On July 5, Jon Fitch takes on Rousimar Palhares Jake Shields Josh Burkman late replacement Dennis Hallman. Fitch, one of the sport’s most dominant grapplers , is No...

    Brian D'Souza Written by Brian D'Souza about 1 month ago 7,550 reads 12 comments

  21. UFC: What If Cole Miller Shuts Up Conor McGregor?

    It's just talk, talk, talk, talk 'Til you lose your patience. An iconic line from The Boss himself, sung into an old tape recorder during the Nebraska sessions. State Trooper , to be precise...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 2,984 reads 15 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 42: 5 Reasons to Watch

    The UFC was busy last weekend, with two cards held on two continents. Don't rest your eyes too much, though, as the UFC has another event on this Saturday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 1,974 reads 1 comments

  23. UFC: Jose Aldo Misses the Mark with Complaint About More Pay

    The UFC is in the fight business, but is also in the business of making money. Although the topic of fighter pay routinely comes up, one level of fighter that's almost never discussed as being underpaid are the UFC champions...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 7,339 reads 32 comments

  24. 10 Must-See UFC Fights in June

    As one of the most jam-packed months of fighting you'll ever see, June offers UFC fans from all corners of the world something to look forward to...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 4,210 reads 7 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 41: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    On the heels of his first UFC loss, which came at the hands of former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida, Gegard Mousasi needed a win on Saturday to return to middleweight title shot conversation...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 943 reads 2 comments