1. UFC Fight Night 47: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 47, Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux will attempt to continue their respective climbs toward the top of the light heavyweight division...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 7 days ago 4,271 reads 5 comments

  2. Pressing Pause: Can the Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones Fight Survive a Delay?

    Being an MMA fan isn't always easy. Nice things are few and far between. For every truly compelling fight such as like light heavyweight champion Jon Jones vs...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 days ago 16,525 reads 30 comments

  3. Junior Dos Santos: The UFC's Forgotten Star

    Uh, guys? Guys? Aren't we all forgetting something here? It's pretty important, actually. Not, like, water and food important, but at least as important as remembering to turn off the stove after using it...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 7 days ago 17,821 reads 67 comments

  4. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson 2: the Best UFC Fight That Will Never Happen

    February 2013. UFC 156. After a hotly contested featherweight title fight, 145-pound champion Jose Aldo sits down next to Dana White and is told some strange news. Top lightweight contender Anthony "Showtime" Pettis had called the UFC president.

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 21,796 reads 91 comments

  5. UFC: Should Cain Velasquez Really Rank Above Demetrious Johnson in P4P Rankings?

    According to the current official UFC rankings , the top-five pound-for-pound fighters in the UFC are Jon Jones, Jose Aldo, Cain Velasquez , Demetrious Johnson and Chris Weidman , in that order...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 7 days ago 9,093 reads 134 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 47: Previewing the Newcomers

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. On Saturday, the UFC returns after a layoff with UFC Fight Night 47...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 days ago 2,078 reads 3 comments

  7. John 'Doomsday' Howard on War Machine: 'You're a Straight B---h'

    UFC welterweight John Howard is furious about the notion that former UFC/Bellator 170-pounder War Machine brutally beat his girlfriend, Christy Mack, a known name in the adult entertainment industry...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 7 days ago 18,432 reads 43 comments

  8. Alexander Gustafsson Demands Rematch with Jon Jones After UFC 178 Withdrawal

    Updates from Wednesday, Aug. 13 Alex Gustafsson has launched a surprise—and out of character—attack on the UFC following the company's decision to reschedule Jon Jones' fight with Daniel Cormier...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 23,955 reads 149 comments

  9. Daniel Cormier Comments on Canceled Fight with Jon Jones

    Daniel Cormier is going to have to wait a while to get his hands on Jon Jones . While the former Olympic wrestler-turned-mixed martial artist and the reigning light heavyweight king were set to collide at UFC 178 on Sept...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 days ago 30,191 reads 108 comments

  10. Dog the Bounty Hunter Is 'Coming After' War Machine If He Doesn't Surrender

    If War Machine doesn’t surrender in the next 24 hours, famed reality television star Dog the Bounty Hunter has threatened to track down and collect the $10,000 bounty on the former UFC and Bellator fighter’s head...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 8 days ago 43,008 reads 118 comments

  11. Jon Jones Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Leg and Recovery

    Updates from Wednesday, Aug. 13 Greg Jackson spoke to Tristen Critchfield of Sherdog.com about how Jon Jones suffered his injury: According to Jackson, the injury ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 24,826 reads 151 comments

  12. Jon Jones out of UFC 178, Fight with Daniel Cormier Moved to UFC 182

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is withdrawing from his UFC 178 title defense opposite Daniel Cormier due to a leg injury...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 83,642 reads 329 comments

  13. Bellator Negotiating with Carano, Organization Considering Return to Women's MMA

    After Monday's surprising rumor, via a tweet from MMA manager Hector Castro (h/t Mookie Alexander of Bloody Elbow ), of Bellator scooping up women's MMA pioneer Gina Carano , MMAFighting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 13,037 reads 22 comments

  14. Michelle Waterson, the Next Big Star for Women's MMA

    LAS VEGAS — Michelle Waterson , the Invicta Fighting Championships 105-pound champion, is already reaping the benefits of Invicta 's recent broadcast deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 8 days ago 17,284 reads 23 comments

  15. Jon Jones Uncensored: Why the Reserved UFC Champ Is Suddenly Losing His Cool

    For my money, the best part of last week’s instantly infamous off-air SportsCenter squabble between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier comes before either of them even utters a word...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 8 days ago 54,676 reads 173 comments

  16. Vitor Belfort Scoffs at Machida's Notion That Weidman Can Stand with Him

    If anyone knows just how good Chris Weidman is, it's Lyoto Machida . The former light heavyweight champion went toe-to-toe with the current middleweight champion for 25 minutes and came up on the losing end...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 8 days ago 21,596 reads 132 comments

  17. 10 Best MMA Fighters Under Age 25

    On August 23, Jordan Mein will return to the Octagon and attempt to take one step closer to reaching his lofty potential by beating Mike Pyle impressively...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 8 days ago 10,648 reads 25 comments

  18. Most Electric Walkout Artists in MMA History

    For even top-flight mixed martial artists, the overwhelming anxiety that accompanies a typical walk to a ring, cage or Octagon can prove mortifying...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 8 days ago 11,192 reads 16 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 47: Gray Maynard's Back Is Against the Wall in Maine

    Sometimes, guys are just done . That's a harsh reality in all walks of life, but it's particularly harsh in sports and harshest in combat sports...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 8 days ago 1,750 reads 9 comments

  20. Vitor Belfort: Does He Have More Than a Puncher's Chance Against Chris Weidman?

    At UFC 181 , the No. 3 middleweight in the world, Vitor Belfort , is scheduled to take on Chris Weidman for the 185-pound championship title. Belfort has been on a tear since 2007...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 8 days ago 8,375 reads 30 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 47: Gray Maynard vs. Ross Pearson Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC goes to Bangor, Maine, this weekend for UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. St. Preux. For a Fight Night card, this one has a lot of notable fighters who are sure to have entertaining fights...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 8 days ago 1,232 reads 6 comments

  22. Brad Tavares: Behind Enemy Lines Once Again at UFC Fight Night 47

    Brad Tavares is no stranger to competing in hostile territory. The 26-year-old Hawaiian has stepped into the Octagon nine times since his stint on The Ultimate Fighter , with ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 days ago 862 reads 1 comments

  23. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 47

    The Octagon touches down for the first time in the state of Maine on Saturday for UFC Fight Night 47 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 8 days ago 2,690 reads 5 comments

  24. Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC Fight Night 47 is headlined on Saturday by No. 8-ranked light heavyweight Ryan Bader squaring off against No. 10-ranked contender Ovince Saint Preux...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 7,615 reads 14 comments

  25. Long-Absent TJ Grant Wants Nate Diaz or Donald Cerrone for Return Fight

    The last time we saw surging lightweight T.J. Grant inside the Octagon, he was carving up Gray Maynard en route to a first-round TKO. That beyond-impressive performance set Grant up for a title shot vs...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 9 days ago 7,078 reads 38 comments