1. Alexander Gustafsson Holding out for Title Fight with Jon Jones

    Alexander Gustafsson knows what he wants, and what he wants is a shiny, golden belt. He won't accept anything less...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 16 days ago 8,546 reads 89 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 47 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 47 comes to us from Maine this Saturday with a top-10 light heavyweight tilt as the main event. No. 8-ranked contender Ryan Bader takers on No. 10-ranked Ovince St...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 11,544 reads 14 comments

  3. Chael Sonnen Admits Trying to 'Game the System,' Offers Advice for Fighters

    Former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title contender Chael Sonnen finally offered some insight into his latest suspension and subsequent retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 16 days ago 10,919 reads 43 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 47 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It seems like an eternity, but the UFC is back this week. UFC Fight Night 47, which marks the promotion's first event in Maine, is headlined by light heavyweight contenders Ryan Bader and Ovince St...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 16 days ago 2,455 reads 2 comments

  5. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler: Could the Rematch Be Even Better?

    Sequels never live up to their billing. Jaws 2 , Son of the Mask , Evil Dead 2 and so on. But unlike these cinematic reboots that are incapable of reproducing perfection, mixed martial arts offers pure, unscripted action...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 16 days ago 7,423 reads 61 comments

  6. Jon Jones Apologizes to Fans, Announces Surgery Set for Tomorrow

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has suffered a fairly serious knee injury that has pushed his grudge match with Daniel Cormier back from UFC 178 to UFC 182 and he feels for his fans in the situation...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 16 days ago 14,402 reads 93 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 47 Preview: Ryan Bader Can Still Be Somebody at 205 Pounds

    It’s easy to feel sorry for a guy like Ryan Bader . OK—scratch that—more accurately, I suspect it’s easy for fight fans to feel absolutely nothing for a guy like Bader ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 16 days ago 2,193 reads 14 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 47: Why Sara McMann Shouldn't Look Past Lauren Murphy

    Sara McMann , No. 4-ranked bantamweight, will return to the cage for the first time since losing her title bid against Ronda Rousey ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 1,570 reads 10 comments

  9. UFC 182: Jon Jones' Coaching Staff Provide Details Surrounding Knee Injury

    MMA fans collectively slumped their shoulders on Tuesday when the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship bout between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier , which was originally scheduled ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 17 days ago 20,341 reads 89 comments

  10. 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 17 days ago 4,313 reads 5 comments

  11. 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 17 days ago 17,127 reads 30 comments

  12. 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 17 days ago 18,215 reads 67 comments

  13. 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 17 days ago 22,100 reads 91 comments

  14. 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 17 days ago 9,339 reads 134 comments

  15. 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 17 days ago 2,093 reads 3 comments

  16. 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 17 days ago 18,679 reads 39 comments

  17. 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 17 days ago 24,137 reads 149 comments

  18. 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 17 days ago 30,558 reads 108 comments

  19. 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 17 days ago 43,157 reads 102 comments

  20. 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 17 days ago 25,049 reads 151 comments

  21. 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 17 days ago 84,507 reads 329 comments

  22. 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 17 days ago 13,150 reads 22 comments

  23. 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 17 days ago 17,838 reads 31 comments

  24. 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 17 days ago 55,162 reads 173 comments

  25. 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 18 days ago 22,197 reads 132 comments