1. UFC 189 Gets Featherweight Contenders Dennis Bermudez and Jeremy Stephens

    Headlined by a highly anticipated 145-pound title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, UFC 189 has now added another featherweight contest including Dennis Bermudez and Jeremy Stephens...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 19 days ago 2,005 reads 14 comments

  2. Chad Mendes Talks Ricardo Lamas, Aldo vs. McGregor and the Great Outdoors

    Chad Mendes ' heart is racing, and he can't control his breathing. Sweaty palms. Dry mouth. Nervousness has taken over. He goes on autopilot, relying on the motions he's practiced over and over to prepare for this moment, and the deed is done.

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 19 days ago 7,235 reads 34 comments

  3. Khabib Nurmagomedov Twitter Trolls Donald Cerrone on His Birthday

    Khabib Nurmagomedov has been flexing his Twitter game as of late...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 19 days ago 18,628 reads 52 comments

  4. Jose Aldo, Conor McGregor Nearly Come to Blows at Press Conference in Dublin

    UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor gave Irish fans quite a treat on the final leg of a 10-city world tour to promote his upcoming fight with champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 19 days ago 76,988 reads 351 comments

  5. Will Conor McGregor's Antics Bring Out the Best or Worst in Jose Aldo?

    UFC 189 ’s promotional “world tour” wrapped up in Dublin on Tuesday, with Jose Aldo , Conor McGregor and the excitement for their featherweight title fight all still alive and well...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 19 days ago 22,440 reads 175 comments

  6. Ronda Rousey's WWE Run Cements Her as Biggest Star in UFC History

    If there were any doubts that Ronda Jean Rousey is the Ultimate Fighting Championship's biggest star (and perhaps its biggest-ever star), those notions were dispelled on Sunday...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 19 days ago 128,129 reads 188 comments

  7. Ronda Rousey Says She's 'Never Even Gotten a Bruise' from a Pro MMA Fight

    As if we needed another metric on Ronda Rousey 's dominance in the MMA cage. What may be most telling about Rousey 's latest comments is how believable they sound...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 7,769 reads 71 comments

  8. UFC 185 Drugs Tests Come Back Clean for All Fighters

    The UFC 185 post-fight drug-test results are in, and every fighter came up clean. Lately, these reports have brought doom, as welterweight contender Hector Lombard popped hot after his Jan...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 19 days ago 3,462 reads 25 comments

  9. Josh Thomson vs. Tony Ferguson Scheduled for UFC Fight Night 72 in July

    Two top lightweights will square off in San Diego when Josh Thomson and Tony Ferguson meet at UFC Fight Night 72 in July. The news first broke Monday night on Fox Sports 1 and was subsequently confirmed by MMAjunkie and others...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 1,389 reads 15 comments

  10. Chael Sonnen Holds Reddit AMA, Says Jones vs. Rumble 'Won't Happen'

    Chael Sonnen still spits hot fire when given the mic. Or, in this case, a keyboard...but the point stands...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 19 days ago 14,273 reads 31 comments

  11. Khabib Nurmagomedov Walks the Walk and Talks the Talk of a Future Champion

    Khabib Nurmagomedov , the No. 2-ranked contender in the lightweight division, is set to meet Donald Cerrone at UFC 187 on May 23. A win will likely put him in line as the next title challenger...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 19 days ago 6,517 reads 49 comments

  12. B/R Exclusive: National Champ Wrestler Ed Ruth to Pursue MMA After 2016 Olympics

    Ed Ruth, one of the most decorated college wrestlers in U.S. history, will pursue a career in professional MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 39,632 reads 60 comments

  13. The Beaten Path: 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in April

    Whether the UFC is running shows or taking the weekend off, the MMA world is constantly turning. Prospects are gaining experience and looking to make a name for themselves, with their ultimate goal of making the major leagues...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 19 days ago 10,625 reads 11 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 63: Who's on the Hot Seat in Virginia This Saturday?

    At UFC Fight Night 63, Chad Mendes and Ricardo Lamas will do their best to prove they are ready to meet the winner of a highly anticipated July title bout between 145-pound champion Jose Aldo and Irish MMA sensation Conor McGregor...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 20 days ago 8,291 reads 11 comments

  15. Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira Booked for UFC Fight Night 69

    The UFC has booked a huge light heavyweight bout between former contenders Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 69 event. Swedish MMA site Kimura ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 10,597 reads 84 comments

  16. The Beaten Path: Nicolas Dalby, UFC's 2nd Danish Fighter, Embraces Inner Nerd

    It’s nothing to be ashamed of. A lot of gyms have them. And it’s high time there was a more open conversation about it. Once we embrace our resident gym nerd, then we can really start to make progress...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 20 days ago 3,373 reads 5 comments

  17. Ronda Rousey Is a Great Choice to Lead Public Charge for MMA in New York

    Ronda Rousey is the hottest star in mixed martial arts today. Her star continues to grow as she crosses over from the Octagon to mainstream fame...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 20 days ago 3,649 reads 29 comments

  18. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 63

    April marks the start of a long and heavy run of MMA —even for the UFC's round-the-clock standards...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 20 days ago 21,690 reads 34 comments

  19. Dana White Thinks Aldo vs. McGregor Will Do $7 Million Gate

    The UFC has put plenty of promotional muscle behind the highly anticipated bout between Jose Aldo and McGregor, and UFC President Dana White believes it's going to pay off...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 21 days ago 3,468 reads 19 comments

  20. Brendan Schaub Planning Move to Light Heavyweight Division

    Following two straight losses, The Ultimate Fighter 10 runner-up Brendan Schaub will leave the heavyweight division and drop down to the light heavyweight class...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 21 days ago 3,664 reads 38 comments

  21. Jussier Formiga vs. Wilson Reis Booked for UFC Fight Night 67 in May

    The proverbial wheat will be separated from the chaff when flyweights Jussier Formiga and Wilson Reis hook up at UFC Fight Night 67. The two Brazilians face each other at the May 30 event, which goes down in Goiania, Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 1,784 reads 5 comments

  22. Nevada Commissioners Discuss Stiffer Penalties for MMA Drug-Test Failures

    MMA fighters—and maybe even promotions—could soon be on the hook for big punishments if they fail drug tests...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 3,205 reads 42 comments

  23. Ricardo Lamas: Defeating Chad Mendes Key to Another Title Shot

    Ricardo Lamas isn't interested in playing the waiting game for another title opportunity. A quick look at the recent history of the UFC's featherweight division reveals that the ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 22 days ago 7,786 reads 129 comments

  24. Watch: Jon Jones and Holly Holm Throw Some Spinning Kicks

    If every opponent were a bag of sand, MMA would be more fun. Get on it, Dana. Because if every opponent were a bag of sand, you'd regularly get displays like this one, in which ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 23 days ago 12,752 reads 20 comments

  25. UFC 189 Tour for Aldo vs. McGregor Could Be UFC's Most Expensive Promotion Ever

    It would take a pretty big rock for any MMA fan to miss this week's whirlwind press tour for UFC 189. The main eventers , Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, have been appearing ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 23 days ago 18,726 reads 76 comments