1. Chad Mendes Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Thumb, Return

    Chad Mendes fell to Conor McGregor Saturday at UFC 189 in a bout for the interim UFC featherweight title, and while his popular opponent may have come out on top regardless in Las Vegas, Mendes was compromised by an injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 16,992 reads 51 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 71: Best DraftKings Fantasy Picks for Mir vs. Duffee Card

    Don't get caught up in nostalgia or believing the wily veteran can work some magic. Frank Mir is going to get knocked out in the first or second round by Todd Duffee on Wednesday, ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 16 days ago 4,757 reads 9 comments

  3. What Should We Expect from Holly Holm in Her Sophmore Effort?

    Holly Holm returns to the UFC's Octagon this Wednesday for a scrap with Marion Reneau . The top-15-ranked bantamweights are seeking a signature win to move into contention...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 4,579 reads 18 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 71: Mir vs. Duffee Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    After the show the Utimate Fighting Championship put on for UFC 189 and in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter Season 21 Finale on Saturday and Sunday, respectively, Frank Mir and Todd Duffee have tough acts to follow...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 16 days ago 7,095 reads 29 comments

  5. Reebok's Michael Lunardelli on UFC Kit Launch Mistakes and the Future

    The UFC's new Reebok era did not get off to the best of starts. The backlash began with the perception that fighters would be losing out on the kind of pay they used to get from individual sponsorships for their fights...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 17 days ago 28,015 reads 75 comments

  6. Fight Night 71: Josh Thomson Frustrated with Current Role in UFC LW Division

    To say Josh Thomson is fired up heading into his bout with Tony Ferguson at Fight Night 71 on Wednesday would be an understatement. It would also be one that requires a bit of clarity as well...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 17 days ago 4,846 reads 37 comments

  7. UFC 189 Results: Did We See the Best Chad Mendes?

    It’s rare that we see Chad Mendes taking large gulps of air in the first round of a fight. But there he stood in front of a sold-out MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 17 days ago 7,851 reads 56 comments

  8. Wanderlei Silva Makes a Lot of Sense with UFC's Treatment of Jose Aldo

    Jose Aldo is a prime example that sometimes even the best fighters in the world don’t get to sit at the cool kid’s table. Unlike his championship peers, Aldo has never had a filter when it comes to speaking his mind about the UFC...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 17 days ago 22,069 reads 86 comments

  9. UFC TUF 21 Finale: 5 Fights for Jorge Masvidal

    Jorge Masvidal took a major risk on Sunday when he moved up to welterweight to compete against Cezar Ferreira. The risk paid off when he defeated the Brazilian in the first round via knockout...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 17 days ago 4,838 reads 20 comments

  10. NSFW: Rory MacDonald Tweets 'Was the Best Time of My Life' Following UFC 189

    Rory MacDonald was beaten, thrashed, bludgeoned, pounded, smashed and whatever other euphemism out there that can describe the carnage from UFC 189 on Saturday...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 17 days ago 52,441 reads 102 comments

  11. UFC 189: Notorious Moment Not Too Big for Conor McGregor

    UFC 189 was indeed the Conor McGregor show. Since the beginning of its UFC existence, the featherweight division has remained in the peripheral of casual MMA fans...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 17 days ago 7,198 reads 16 comments

  12. Conor McGregor Opens as 2-1 Favorite over UFC Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo

    Jose Aldo can add a new title to his resume: underdog. Nick Kalikas of MMAOddsBreaker.com has opened the betting lines for an Aldo vs. Conor McGregor showdown, and McGregor is currently the favorite at minus-180...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 7,713 reads 103 comments

  13. UFC 189 Salaries Revealed: McGregor, Mendes Each Pocket $500k

    Conor McGregor can stock up on more alligator-skin dress shoes after his UFC 189 victory over Chad Mendes ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 22,176 reads 105 comments

  14. Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor: Can 'Take 2' Live Up to the Hype?

    It didn't go down when we wanted, but Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor is still coming. And our patience will be rewarded...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 8,592 reads 69 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 71 Preliminary Card Predictions

    Don't get too comfortable yet if you were planning on taking a break from the busy International Fight Week. Wednesday is yet another UFC event, this time hailing live from San Diego...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 17 days ago 8,897 reads 3 comments

  16. NSFW: Listen to What Conor McGregor Says to Chad Mendes After Knocking Him out

    Conor McGregor is many things. "Reserved" is not one of them. After finishing Chad Mendes at UFC 189 Saturday in Las Vegas, McGregor shared a moment with his foe inside the cage, opening up a bit and baring his true feelings...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 61,742 reads 67 comments

  17. How Far Can Stephen Thompson Go in Stacked UFC Welterweight Division?

    At 32 years old, it might be a little late for Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson to make a run in the loaded UFC welterweight division. But don't tell him that...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 3,664 reads 9 comments

  18. UFC TUF 21 Finale: 5 Fights for Stephen Thompson

    Stephen Thompson created a highlight-reel moment when he finished Jake Ellenberger with a spinning hook kick. The 32-year-old fighter is on a five-fight win streak that has gone mostly unnoticed to this point...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 17 days ago 5,472 reads 10 comments

  19. UFC 189 Data Dump: Key Statistics from McGregor vs. Mendes Fight Card Results

    Whew. That was pretty crazy. I feel like everyone says this after every big UFC card, but 24 hours later I'm still perfectly comfortable describing UFC 189 as a true classic. After a fairly slow preliminary slate, things kicked into high gear...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 18 days ago 7,196 reads 6 comments

  20. UFC 189 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    Despite Jose Aldo's absence, UFC 189 was an event that won't soon be forgotten. There was some controversy around the decision to introduce an interim featherweight belt, but the card did produce a new UFC champion...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 18 days ago 35,476 reads 99 comments

  21. The Good, Bad and the Strange from 'The Ultimate Fighter 21' Finale

    LAS VEGAS — The stakes are high any time a fighter steps into the Octagon, but there was a little something extra on the line for the showcase bouts atop the card at The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 18 days ago 17,052 reads 7 comments

  22. Ultimate Fighter Brazil 21 Finale Results: Winners, Scorecards and Reaction

    Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson should have been a part of the UFC 189 fight card. A night after the UFC put on a show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Thompson scored a highlight-reel KO over Jake Ellenberger with a Power Ranger-like spinning hook kick...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 18 days ago 13,283 reads 17 comments

  23. TUF 21 Finale Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    International Fight Week came to a close Sunday night in Las Vegas with The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale . Headlined by Stephen Thompson and Jake Ellenberger, the card was filled with youngsters and prospects looking to make a name for themselves...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 18 days ago 18,885 reads 42 comments

  24. Conor McGregor to Coach on 'The Ultimate Fighter' Opposite Urijah Faber

    For a time, it seemed like newly minted interim champ Conor McGregor would be able to relax a bit before his title-unification bout against the long-reigning — but oft-injured — featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 21,022 reads 124 comments

  25. NSFW: UFC Fighter Spits Blood at His Opponent After Getting Choked Out

    UFC middleweight Caio Magalhaes did not like losing to Josh Samman at The Ultimate Fighter Season 21 finale one bit. In a brazen sign of disrespect, the Brazilian spat a mouthful of blood at Samman as he offered him a handshake after the bout...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 89,374 reads 59 comments