1. UFC Fight Night 61: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    At UFC Fight Night 61, notable heavyweights Antonio Silva and Frank Mir will look to get back into the win column. Since earning a title shot against Junior dos Santos in May 2012, Mir has lost four in a row...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 12 days ago 4,260 reads 20 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 61: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is on a rare Sunday this weekend, as the company returns to Brazil with UFC Fight Night 61. Headlined by Frank Mir and Antonio Silva, the card includes some contenders in their respective divisions...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 12 days ago 3,927 reads 2 comments

  3. The 3 Best Ambassadors for the UFC Right Now

    Despite the shroud that currently envelops the UFC, one created by the recent barrage of failed drug tests by high-profile athletes, there are those who rise above and excel in all aspects of the fight game...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 12 days ago 12,538 reads 43 comments

  4. Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson, Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort Headline UFC 187

    UFC is planning some fireworks for its annual Memorial Day weekend event. Dana White 's company announced its headliners for UFC 187 on May 23 in Las Vegas, confirming that ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 12 days ago 47,607 reads 189 comments

  5. UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC Fight Night 60

    At UFC Fight Night 60 on Saturday, Benson Henderson picked up a submission win over Brandon Thatch in his UFC welterweight debut. The former lightweight champion made the move up in weight despite competing at 155 pounds less than one month earlier...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 12 days ago 4,607 reads 4 comments

  6. For UFC, Devil Will Be in Details of Creating, Enforcing New Drug-Testing Policy

    After a well-publicized false start to begin the year, the UFC finally showed the teeth of its proposed performance-enhancing drug-testing program on Wednesday—though it remains to be seen how much bite will follow the bark...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 12 days ago 7,647 reads 27 comments

  7. Georges St-Pierre Comments on UFC's New Drug-Testing Program

    The UFC's press conference discussing its plans to overhaul its drug-testing procedures is the talk of the MMA universe right now, and former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre definitely seems to like what he's hearing...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 12,451 reads 65 comments

  8. UFC Announces Drastic New Drug-Testing Program, Goes into Effect July 1

    LAS VEGAS — The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced on Wednesday plans for sweeping changes to its overall drug-testing program that could change the face of mixed martial ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 days ago 30,779 reads 129 comments

  9. Robbie Lawler to Defend UFC Welterweight Title July 11 Against Rory MacDonald

    Robbie Lawler will defend his UFC welterweight title against Rory MacDonald July 11 at UFC 189 , according to UFC President Dana White ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 12 days ago 22,495 reads 205 comments

  10. Mir vs. Silva: A Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 61

    The assortment of fights continues as the UFC is back once again this Sunday. Heavyweights Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir headline the Brazilian fight card as they look to get off their respective losing streaks...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 13 days ago 20,887 reads 77 comments

  11. Ronda Rousey on the Verge of Cleaning Out Women's MMA

    Mixed martial arts has continued its rise to international popularity. Organizations like the UFC promote engaging superstar fighters who enable the sport to contend with other outlets like the NFL, MLB, NBA and boxing...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 13 days ago 7,651 reads 136 comments

  12. 7 UFC Fighters on the Brink of Being Cut

    Over the course of the past month, UFC leaders have cut ties with a raft of fighters. There's no indication that won't continue unabated...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 42,619 reads 88 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 61: Antonio Silva Looks to Maintain Top-10 Heavyweight Status

    Antonio Silva is one of the most physically imposing specimens that the UFC heavyweight division has to offer. What you do with that strength is ultimately measured in wins and losses and "Bigfoot" has racked up plenty of "Ls" as of late...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 13 days ago 380 reads 3 comments

  14. Benson Henderson Finds New Momentum Following Win at Fight Night 60

    The once and future king. That mantra represents the mindset of former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 13 days ago 2,654 reads 11 comments

  15. Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz Temporarily Suspended for Failed Drug Tests at UFC 183

    MMA stars Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz both face a temporary suspension for failed drug tests at UFC 183. Bleacher Report Lead MMA Writer Jeremy Botter reported on the matter Tuesday: Brett Okamoto of ESPN...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 13 days ago 12,344 reads 39 comments

  16. Anderson Silva Fails UFC 183 Post-Fight Drug Test for 3 Substances

    UPDATE: Tuesday, February 17 at 6:54pm ET Anderson Silva was issued a temporary suspension during Tuesday's meeting. His case will be heard during a full disciplinary hearing at a future NAC meeting...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 13 days ago 100,207 reads 179 comments

  17. Benson Henderson: Why Moving to Welterweight Would Be a Huge Mistake

    David didn ’t tempt fate after he toppled the almighty Goliath and neither should Benson Henderson ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 13 days ago 9,993 reads 47 comments

  18. Reebok's Signing of Paige VanZant Confirms MMA Is About More Than Fighting

    The UFC has continued to join the mainstream sports industry through a number of large-scale moves. Its recent partnership with Reebok has created special sponsorship deals for key fighters on its roster...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 13 days ago 6,246 reads 35 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 61: Who's on the Hot Seat in Brazil This Sunday?

    Frank Mir has been on the UFC roster since November 2011. Though, his time with the promotion could soon be coming to an end. At UFC Fight Night 61, Mir will attempt to avoid extending his losing streak to five straight bouts...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 14 days ago 7,276 reads 9 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 61: 3 Reasons to Watch Mir vs. Silva Fight Card

    This weekend, the UFC makes its return to Brazil with UFC Fight Night 61. Headlined by Frank Mir and Antonio Silva, the card is heavy on local talent but has a lot of competitive fighters competing in its matches...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 14 days ago 19,925 reads 43 comments

  21. Carla Esparza vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 185 will play host to the first UFC title defense for Carla Esparza. The strawweight champion entered The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 as the Invicta FC champion and No. 1 overall seed...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 3,705 reads 35 comments

  22. Brock Lesnar Offered 'All His Help' to CM Punk for UFC Debut

    Long before they ever set foot in the UFC, CM Punk and Brock Lesnar were World Wrestling Entertainment superstars...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 14 days ago 21,090 reads 18 comments

  23. Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva Seeking Fresh Start Against Frank Mir at Fight Night 61

    Mixed martial arts is a sport where growth and the progression of skills is required in order to find continued success. It is also one where the ability to adapt and change can be just as crucial...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 14 days ago 3,499 reads 31 comments

  24. Eryk Anders: Former Alabama LB Making Name for Himself in MMA

    Time stands still on the gridiron and deep within the hearts of every Alabama Crimson Tide football fan. It is one of the few places where Father Time has no jurisdiction. It’s a place where past, present and future are all connected...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 14 days ago 42,081 reads 32 comments

  25. Dana White: Anderson Silva's Failed Test Screwed Me Up for a Few Days

    It's fair to say Anderson Silva 's failed test prior to UFC 183 messed with all of our heads a bit. UFC President Dana White is no exception to the rule...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 14 days ago 19,030 reads 78 comments