1. Ronda Rousey: Gina Carano Is Capable of Knocking Me out with 1 Punch

    UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is convinced that Gina Carano would be her biggest test to date inside the cage — even though the women's MMA pioneer hasn't fought in five years...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 16 days ago 29,404 reads 195 comments

  2. Is Dennis Bermudez Ready for a Title Shot?

    The UFC featherweight division is one of the most talent-rich in all of mixed martial arts. One fighter whose skills may be flying under the radar a bit is Dennis Bermudez , who ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 16 days ago 4,756 reads 43 comments

  3. Nick Diaz and MMA's 7 Biggest Cult Heroes Right Now

    MMA attracts a certain kind: the kind that doesn't mind violence or, like, not getting paid enough, and things like that. As much as the sport has grown, at its center, a lot of the guys are outlaws and misfits...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 16 days ago 12,367 reads 22 comments

  4. UFC on Fox 13: Why the December Show Should Be an All-Women's Event

    The UFC is coming back to Fox this winter. The network-television event would be the perfect opportunity for the UFC to promote its growing female divisions and make new stars on its biggest platform...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 5,584 reads 61 comments

  5. Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva: An Early Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC delighted fans with the announcement that two of its most popular fighters, Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, were returning to the cage to face off in one of the closest things to a superfight we've seen since Chuck Liddell vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 10,858 reads 54 comments

  6. Khabib Nurmagomedov and 4 Injured Fighters Who Will Make Impact Upon Return

    Mixed martial arts is one of the most grueling sports in the world. At its worst, it forces the best fighters on the planet to train for a potentially unpredictable 25-minute war...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 17 days ago 4,089 reads 19 comments

  7. Raphael Assuncao Meets Bryan Caraway at UFC Fight Night 54

    Despite winning six fights in a row, a streak that includes a win over now-champion TJ Dillashaw , Raphael Assuncao will need another victory to keep his bantamweight title shot hopes going...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 17 days ago 2,601 reads 19 comments

  8. Holly Holm Knows She Came to the UFC with a Target on Her Back

    A lot of excitement and expectations surround Holly Holm 's arrival to the UFC. The former three-divisional boxing-champion-turned-mixed-martial-artist has been garnering attention since making her MMA debut back in 2011...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 17 days ago 20,932 reads 38 comments

  9. UFC Lightweight Veteran Mark Bocek Retires from MMA Competition

    Mark Bocek has won three of his past four fights, but the Canadian made a somewhat surprising announcement via Twitter on Tuesday that he has retired from MMA competition. I'm retiring from pro mma ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 17 days ago 1,784 reads 12 comments

  10. BJ Penn Talks About Retirement, Slams Nutritionist Mike Dolce

    Former UFC champion BJ "The Prodigy" Penn lost to Frankie Edgar at The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale one month ago today, Aug. 6, and the Hawaiian superstar promptly retired from the sport after the bout...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 7,950 reads 16 comments

  11. Nevada Attorney General Files Formal Complaint Against Wanderlei Silva

    Looks like the state of Nevada is continuing its heavy-handed approach against fighters who have issues with random drug testing...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 17 days ago 6,295 reads 14 comments

  12. Alexander Gustafsson: Jones-Cormier Media Brawl 'Ridiculous' and 'Childish'

    Alexander Gustafsson isn’t impressed with all of the media attention Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier are receiving for their brief scrap in the MGM Grand lobby Monday...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 17 days ago 15,103 reads 51 comments

  13. Chael Sonnen Camp Waiting on Any Response from Nevada Commission

    LAS VEGAS—A lawyer for Chael Sonnen has twice responded to an official letter from the Nevada State Athletic Commission that attempted to prevent Sonnen from competing on Saturday's Metamoris event in Los Angeles...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 17 days ago 12,989 reads 46 comments

  14. UFC 178 Will Overshadow the Entire Month of August

    It's the month of August, and the mixed martial arts community is raving about the approaching UFC 178 card...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 17 days ago 2,107 reads 6 comments

  15. Why Is the UFC Ignoring Luke Rockhold?

    It's hard to ignore an overwhelming athlete and competitor like Luke Rockhold. But somehow, despite its well-known efforts to push divisional favorites to the front of the line, the UFC has ignored him...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 17 days ago 25,548 reads 203 comments

  16. 3 Best Fighters in Every Weight Class Outside of UFC

    The UFC is home to some of the best fighters in the world. However, it does not possess all of the best talent in mixed martial arts. There are a number of top stars outside the UFC who could easily be in contention if they were in the company...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 17 days ago 21,014 reads 42 comments

  17. Jon Jones on Daniel Cormier at UFC 178 Q&A: 'I'm Going to Make Him My Wife'

    Well, that was awkward. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones joined title challenger Daniel Cormier onstage Tuesday evening in Los Angeles for a Q&A session prior to their Sept...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 18 days ago 30,082 reads 164 comments

  18. Report: Chael Sonnen Contacted Randy Couture as Possible Metamoris Replacement

    Former three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is still supposed to headline Metamoris 4, an unsanctioned grappling event, on Saturday, but apparently he wanted to make sure promoter Ralek Gracie had a Plan B just in case...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 18 days ago 14,969 reads 38 comments

  19. UFC, NSAC Investigating Jones-Cormier Scuffle to Decide Possible Punishment

    Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier could both face penalties following a fight that broke out in the MGM Grand lobby on Monday at a media event for UFC 178 ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 18 days ago 2,560 reads 42 comments

  20. Ronda Rousey Documentary: Reviewing the ESPN 'Nine for IX' Production

    ESPN's 30 for 30 and Nine for IX series have been nothing short of exceptional. UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was the latest subject for the network's latter series...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 18 days ago 6,700 reads 22 comments

  21. 10 Sophomore UFC Fighters Who Will Break out in 2015

    With UFC greats calling it quits on a seemingly monthly basis recently, current MMA prospects have huge opportunities to fill big shoes. As the UFC expanded its schedule over the past several months, it brought in many promising young fighters...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 18 days ago 9,114 reads 21 comments

  22. WSOF 12: What to Expect from Saturday's Card

    This Saturday, the World Series of Fighting returns to NBC Sports with its 12th card to date. Headlined by lightweights Luis Palomino and Lewis Gonzalez, the card is looking to entertain fans and further draw attention to the young promotion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 18 days ago 1,562 reads 4 comments

  23. Diaz vs. Silva: It's Going to Be Fun, but Will It Be Competitive?

    Fun fight. Superfight . Competitive fight? Since the fight gods sent their messenger down from the mountains to announce Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva last week, there's been plenty of postulating on how the bout could be categorized...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 18 days ago 15,392 reads 64 comments

  24. Metamoris 4 Has Potential for Crossover Appeal with MMA Fans

    Metamoris 4 is poised to occur on Saturday, August 9 and this offering from the promotion has the possibility to be their biggest event yet...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 18 days ago 891 reads 2 comments

  25. Mark Hunt Released by the UFC? Dana White Says 'Hell No!'

    The sport of mixed martial arts carries a 24-hour news cycle, and there appears to be something brewing with Mark Hunt's current employment status with the UFC...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 18 days ago 56,135 reads 39 comments