1. 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 7 days ago 21,026 reads 186 comments

  2. 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 7 days ago 12,770 reads 54 comments

  3. 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 7 days ago 6,568 reads 10 comments

  4. 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 7 days ago 8,387 reads 24 comments

  5. 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 7 days ago 6,948 reads 13 comments

  6. 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 7 days ago 8,887 reads 39 comments

  7. 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 8 days ago 11,667 reads 32 comments

  8. 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 8 days ago 33,101 reads 105 comments

  9. 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 8 days ago 13,354 reads 30 comments

  10. 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 8 days ago 6,266 reads 7 comments

  11. 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 8 days ago 5,296 reads 40 comments

  12. 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 9 days ago 13,386 reads 74 comments

  13. 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 9 days ago 5,457 reads 3 comments

  14. 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 9 days ago 5,374 reads 22 comments

  15. 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 10 days ago 8,890 reads 12 comments

  16. 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 10 days ago 4,543 reads 13 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 50: 3 Fights for Gegard Mousasi to Take Next

    It was a tough night for Gegard Mousasi at Fight Night 50. He walked to the cage as a UFC title hopeful, then left with a loss on the ledger and a much tougher road to gold at the end of the night...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 10 days ago 3,842 reads 19 comments

  18. 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 10 days ago 64,821 reads 160 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 50: Video Highlights from Main Event

    UFC Fight Night 50 came and went, and some major happenings occurred at the event. This is especially the case in the middleweight division...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 days ago 864 reads 0 comments

  20. For Jacare Souza, a Middleweight Title Shot Is the Only Fight That Makes Sense

    Ronaldo “ Jacare ” Souza rests his case. Souza made his final push toward No. 1 contender status in the middleweight division on Friday, as he battered, fatigued ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 10 days ago 11,602 reads 42 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Souza vs Mousasi Fight Card

    On Friday night, we were treated to four action-packed bouts on the UFC Fight Night 50 main card and six more on the preliminary card. The main event was a rematch between Gegard Mousasi and Jacare Souza, a match that Mousasi won by knockout...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 10 days ago 2,389 reads 3 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 51

    UFC Fight Night 50 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 50 Main Card Ronaldo Souza def. Gegard Mousasi, submission (Round 3, 4:30) Ben Rothwell def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 days ago 15,261 reads 24 comments

  23. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 50

    The competition in the UFC middleweight division has been on the rise for the past year, and the main event at Fight Night 50 on Friday figured to have a heavy impact on the title picture at 185 pounds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 10 days ago 24,139 reads 47 comments

  24. Ronaldo Souza vs. Gegard Mousasi: What We Learned from Middleweight Tilt

    Friday night, UFC Fight Night 50 marked the UFC's return to Connecticut. It was a show that was less than 10 miles from its competitor, Bellator , and featured an important middleweight main event...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 days ago 7,285 reads 40 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 50 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mousasi vs. Souza 2

    UFC leaders have repeatedly said they don't view Bellator as true competition. On Friday, though, their actions indicated otherwise...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 27,353 reads 79 comments