1. Veteran Lightweight Gleison Tibau Still Going Strong Heading into Fight Night 51

    Fighting under the UFC banner is a goal the majority of fighters strive to achieve. The organization is undoubtedly the largest in mixed martial arts, and the roster is home to nearly all of the top-ranked talent in every weight class...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 days ago 2,023 reads 10 comments

  2. Dana White vs. Ben Askren Isn't Good for Anyone

    Stop me if you've heard this one before: Dana White doesn't like somebody, and he doesn't mind telling anyone who will listen exactly what he thinks. It's that trait that made White one of the biggest stars in the UFC...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 8 days ago 19,989 reads 92 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 51 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 51 hits Brazil Saturday for your viewing pleasure. Heavyweights Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Andrei Arlovski cap off the event in a bout that should not go the distance...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 4,180 reads 6 comments

  4. Khabib Nurmagomedov Hopes for February Return, Lightweight Title Shot

    Khabib Nurmagomedov does a couple of things well. First, he's a good fighter. You might say that. A 22-0 record at the age of 25 will earn you that status...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 days ago 13,229 reads 69 comments

  5. Georges St-Pierre Will Get Title Shot If He Returns in 2015

    Whether or not Georges St-Pierre ever plans to grace the Octagon again remains one of the UFC's most talked-about mysteries...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 8 days ago 22,261 reads 49 comments

  6. TUF 20: Why the Format Shift Was Ideal and B/R Staff Predictions

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 debuted Wednesday night with a two-hour episode. This season introduces the UFC audience to the new 115-pound women’s division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 4,473 reads 15 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 51 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is back in Brazil, as UFC Fight Night 51 comes live to you on Fight Pass on Saturday. Headlined by Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski, the card boasts many native sons who will look to put on a show...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 8 days ago 4,975 reads 1 comments

  8. Dana White Says Alistair Overeem Will Get Another Fight

    Despite dropping three out of his last four, Alistair Overeem will remain on the UFC's roster, according to President Dana White ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 8 days ago 19,064 reads 71 comments

  9. TUF 20 Episode 1 Results and Recap: Season Opens with New Format and Major Upset

    The Ultimate Fighter returned for its 20th season on Wednesday evening, and it may be the most anticipated season since the show first aired...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 27,500 reads 94 comments

  10. The Ultimate Fighter 20 Is Good, and You Should Watch It

    It has been a long time since a season of The Ultimate Fighter felt like a big deal. I am not telling you anything you don't know. This is not a revelation. The Ultimate Fighter has been stuck on "not interesting" for years...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 9 days ago 6,628 reads 36 comments

  11. Documents: Thiago Silva's Ex-Wife Fled to Brazil on July 4 and Never Returned

    A three-page document from the Florida State Attorney's Office shed some light as to why the court case between UFC light heavyweight Thiago Silva and his ex-wife, Thaysa Kamiji, was dropped last week...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 days ago 8,463 reads 31 comments

  12. 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 9 days ago 3,953 reads 11 comments

  13. 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 9 days ago 17,521 reads 45 comments

  14. 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 9 days ago 9,383 reads 19 comments

  15. 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 9 days ago 1,173 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 9 days ago 21,146 reads 46 comments

  17. 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 9 days ago 2,220 reads 15 comments

  18. 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 10 days ago 20,859 reads 90 comments

  19. 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 10 days ago 8,022 reads 46 comments

  20. 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 10 days ago 21,149 reads 186 comments

  21. 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 10 days ago 12,878 reads 54 comments

  22. 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 10 days ago 6,609 reads 10 comments

  23. 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 11 days ago 8,737 reads 24 comments

  24. 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 11 days ago 7,406 reads 13 comments

  25. 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 11 days ago 8,914 reads 39 comments