1. Kron Gracie Wins MMA Debut with 65-Second Submission in Japan

    Following in his father's footsteps, Kron Gracie tested his royal Brazilian jiu-jitsu pedigree in a pro MMA bout in Japan, where his father, Rickson , forever solidified his name in the sport's lore in the 1990s...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 2 days ago 9,434 reads 14 comments

  2. Jon Jones on UFC 182 Game Plan: 'I Will Try to Wrestle Daniel Cormier'

    Unlike ancient philosopher Sun Tzu , who immortalized the notion of attacking an enemy's weakness, Jon Jones and Greg Jackson believe that besting an opponent in his respective ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 days ago 13,599 reads 106 comments

  3. Nate Diaz Misses Weight by More Than 4 Pounds Prior to Fight at UFC on Fox 13

    A day before his first fight in over a year, 14th-ranked lightweight Nate Diaz failed to make weight prior to his co-main event bout with third-ranked Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on Fox 13 on Friday in Phoenix...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 13 days ago 3,645 reads 10 comments

  4. Khabib Nurmagomedov on What Melendez Did Wrong and How He'll Beat Pettis

    Second-ranked Gilbert Melendez tried to contain the sensational striking chops of Anthony Pettis with bell-to-bell pressure in their lightweight title tilt at UFC 181 on Saturday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 16 days ago 13,714 reads 89 comments

  5. Hendricks, Lawler and the 7 Heaviest Hitters in MMA Right Now

    Power punching spawns from a blend of the right genetic makeup, proper mechanics and countless hours of grueling work...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 21 days ago 21,966 reads 86 comments

  6. UFC and Bellator Vet Arrested for Allegedly Headbutting Iowa City Police Officer

    Just 13 days after seeing his three-fight winning streak come to a violent halt at Bellator 131, former UFC fighter Joe Vedepo was arrested for allegedly head-butting an Iowa City police officer Friday night...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 24 days ago 5,639 reads 3 comments

  7. Ronda Rousey Talks About the Staredown That 'Really F----D' with Her

    Few can dispute the notion that Ronda Rousey represents one of the fiercest and most intimidating competitors in the realm of MMA , particularly once the Octagon door swings open...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 25 days ago 25,107 reads 28 comments

  8. Jon Jones on Why He Never Brings His Belt into the Octagon on Fight Night

    Apparently, UFC light heavyweight champ and pound-for-pound kingpin Jon Jones believes in superstition—particularly when it pertains to his pre -fight rituals...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 27 days ago 11,031 reads 31 comments

  9. Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader Added to UFC on Fox 14 Card in Stockholm

    The same day that tickets went on sale for the event, a bout between a pair of former NCAA Division I wrestlers and world-ranked light heavyweights was added to the UFC on Fox 14 card in Stockholm, Sweden, Friday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 27 days ago 6,390 reads 47 comments

  10. Dennis Siver on Conor McGregor: 'I Will Punish Him'

    Rather than ignore his silver-tongued opponent, Dennis Siver has chosen to engage in a war of words with Conor McGregor in anticipation of their showdown at UFC Fight Night 59 in January in Boston...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 8,674 reads 48 comments

  11. Dana White Says Cain Velasquez Will Lose UFC Title If He Doesn't Return by March

    The clock has started for UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez. If the Californian wants to keep the most coveted belt in MMA , then company president Dana White claims he must return to the Octagon healthy by March...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 12,879 reads 27 comments

  12. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC 180

    The untimely injury of heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez in late October nearly derailed the UFC's first event in Mexico...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 5,584 reads 12 comments

  13. Bisping on Fresh Cut Above Left Eye: 'It's Nothing at All to Be Worried About'

    Fans itching to see the feud between Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold culminate in the Octagon breathed a sigh of relief when Bisping squashed the notion that a newly formed cut over his eye will affect his performance Friday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 1,287 reads 1 comments

  14. Poirier Eyeing Rematch with McGregor: 'I Still Think I Can Beat Him'

    The sorrow that accompanied falling to the prophetic Conor McGregor at UFC 178 certainly still lingers in the mind of sixth-ranked featherweight Dustin Poirier ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 8,762 reads 41 comments

  15. Benson Henderson vs. Eddie Alvarez Booked for UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston

    The UFC's brass obviously has no plans of easing former Bellator MMA champ Eddie Alvarez into the mix in its stacked lightweight division...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 month ago 8,591 reads 51 comments

  16. B.J. Penn Threatens Former Nutritionist Mike Dolce Via Twitter

    The ongoing feud that began in August between B.J. Penn and former nutritionist Mike Dolce continued to heat up on Wednesday via Twitter. Penn sparked the quarrel by claiming on BJPenn ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 2 months ago 10,836 reads 19 comments

  17. Eddie Bravo Arrested in the UK, Deported Back to US

    For a foreign Brazilian jiu-jitsu instructor to hold a seminar legally in the United Kingdom, he or she must obtain a valid work visa...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 2 months ago 15,667 reads 33 comments

  18. WSOF 14: Why Ryan Ford Fought Jake Shields with a Broken Right Arm

    Former Strikeforce middleweight champ Jake Shields scored his first submission victory in over five years when he defeated Ryan Ford with a rear-naked choke Saturday in Edmonton during his promotional debut at WSOF 14...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 2 months ago 15,049 reads 33 comments

  19. Dan Hardy on Matt Hughes: 'That Man Is a Real Piece of S--t'

    The personal beef that started in 2012 between Dan Hardy and UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes was reignited—at least on one side—by another series of jabs from the Englishman on Twitter...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 2 months ago 10,589 reads 57 comments

  20. Bellator Champ Eduardo Dantas Engages in War of Words with Joe Warren

    In the final days leading up to their bantamweight title unification bout Friday at Bellator 128, Joe Warren has done his best Chael Sonnen impersonation in an attempt to get under the skin of Eduardo Dantas ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 months ago 8,549 reads 22 comments

  21. Browne to Schaub: 'Opinions Are Like a------S, You Should Keep Them to Yourself'

    As if he didn't already have his hands full with UFC heavyweight contender Travis Browne, Brendan Schaub fanned the already roaring flame of "Hapa" during a September episode of ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 months ago 9,542 reads 30 comments

  22. Conor McGregor: 'I Don't Like This Weight. I Like Fighting at Lightweight'

    The fact that Conor McGregor has yet to challenge for the UFC featherweight title certainly didn't deter the silver-tongued Irishman from teasing the notion of bumping up to lightweight Saturday night...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 months ago 10,153 reads 52 comments

  23. Carano's Plan to Co-Star with De Niro and 'Batista' Likely Ends Rousey Talks

    At least for the moment, widespread rumors that Gina Carano plans to return to MMA and challenge UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey have subsided...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 months ago 1,173 reads 2 comments

  24. Tito Ortiz Says UFC Stopped Bellator from Holding Show in Anaheim

    He claims to have moved on from the company that employed him for over 15 years, but Bellator MMA light heavyweight Tito Ortiz obviously still enjoys feuding with the UFC...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 months ago 8,950 reads 14 comments

  25. The Most Underrated MMA Fights of 2014

    Every year the still-blossoming sport of mixed martial arts attracts flocks of new fans who fill arenas, balloon demand and entice promotions like the UFC to saturate the calender with events...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 3 months ago 13,318 reads 7 comments