1. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino to Make Bantamweight Debut in December with Invicta FC

    UFC and Invicta FC promotional brass held a special conference call Thursday to discuss the promotion's future, but one of the most interesting notes was the confirmation that ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 20,357 reads 170 comments

  2. Former Female Boxer Holly Holm and UFC Finally Agree to Contract

    Adding to an already hectic day of UFC news, Dana White gave fans even more to talk about as he announced that the UFC had finally signed hotshot striker Holly Holm to its women's bantamweight division...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 48,113 reads 243 comments

  3. Ali Bagautinov Fails Test for EPO Before UFC 174, Suspended for a Year by BCAC

    When it rains for Dagestani flyweight Ali Bagautinov, it pours. According to a statement from the British Columbia Athletic Commission's Dave Maedel, the UFC flyweight title contender ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 9,676 reads 74 comments

  4. Invicta FC 8 Announced for UFC Fight Pass, Invicta Fight Library Added

    Women's MMA fans were rightly overjoyed when it was announced that Invicta FC became part of the UFC family with its addition to UFC Fight Pass...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 11,144 reads 31 comments

  5. Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell Booked for UFC Fight Night 50

    UFC Fight Night 50 on September 5 is suddenly one of the sexiest free fight cards you'll find of late, with a heavyweight tilt between Alistair Overeem and Ben Rothwell now booked to the event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 17,990 reads 126 comments

  6. Chael Sonnen Admits Use of HGH, EPO in Response to NSAC Complaint

    Chael Sonnen has made his official response to the Nevada State Athletic Commission's complaint regarding his two failed drug tests in June and acknowledges taking all five of the banned substances he was accused of using...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 45,306 reads 178 comments

  7. NSAC Revises Complaint Against Chael Sonnen After Failing Drug Test for HGH, EPO

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission ( NSAC ) is moving forward with its actions against retired UFC fighter Chael Sonnen . According to a report from MMAJunkie ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 8,864 reads 39 comments

  8. Ronda Rousey Nearly Sets UFC Record in UFC 175 Demolition of Alexis Davis

    Ronda Rousey 's electrifying knockout win of Alexis Davis was many things; scary, dominant, legacy-building all come to mind. While it wasn't quite record-breaking, it came pretty darn close...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 23,678 reads 56 comments

  9. UFC 175 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 45

    UFC 175 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 175 Main Card Chris Weidman def. Lyoto Machida , unanimous decision (49-45, 48-47, 49-46) Ronda Rousey def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 13,427 reads 15 comments

  10. Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida: What We Learned from Middleweight Title Fight

    From the very beginning, Chris Weidman vs. Lyoto Machida was a legacy-making fight. Weidman had the chance to cement himself, beyond any doubt, as the greatest middleweight in MMA ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 27,223 reads 135 comments

  11. Uriah Hall vs. Thiago Santos: What We Learned from Middleweight Tilt

    In a battle between flashy middleweight strikers, Uriah Hall took on Thiago Santos at UFC 175 on Saturday. Hall became an overnight star with his savage knockouts on The Ultimate Fighter Season 17...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 12,386 reads 42 comments

  12. Justin Gaethje vs. Nick Newell: Complete Guide to WSOF 11 Main Card

    On a weekend defined by back-to-back UFC fight nights, World Series of Fighting 11 quietly makes the bold leap to network TV, debuting this Saturday on NBC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 2,377 reads 8 comments

  13. UFC Fires Chael Sonnen from Fox Sports Broadcast Team Following Failed Drug Test

    Following Chael Sonnen 's second failed drug test within a matter of weeks, the UFC has officially removed the former middleweight and light heavyweight contender from its Fox Sports broadcast team...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 32,154 reads 181 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 44: 3 Fights for Jeremy Stephens to Take Next

    Well, Jeremy Stephens didn't beat Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 44, but he sure kept things interesting until the very end. The hard-swinging featherweight couldn't quite snag Swanson but still managed to wound him a couple times...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 4,712 reads 12 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 44: 3 Fights for Cub Swanson to Take Next

    On paper, Cub Swanson 's technical brilliance was supposed to carry him to victory over the tavern parking lot champion, Jeremy Stephens...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 5,041 reads 44 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 43, 44 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 175

    The UFC's second double-header on Saturday, featuring Fight Night 43 and 44, is over and done with. The results are as follows (h/t MMAFighting.com ): Fight Night 43 Main Card Nate Marquardt def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 19,319 reads 73 comments

  17. Chael Sonnen Tests Positive for 4 Banned Substances in Latest Drug Test

    When it rains for Chael Sonnen , it pours. According to MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani , "The American Gangster" tested positive for four different banned substances in his latest drug test...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 64,867 reads 363 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 43: 3 Fights for Nate Marquardt to Take Next

    Nate Marquardt might not be a title contender again, but you know what? A win has to feel good for him after two years of futility. More importantly, at least for now, his job is safe...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 8,190 reads 8 comments

  19. Alexander Emelianenko Facing Jail Time on Sexual Assault Charges

    MMA veteran Alexander Emelianenko is facing some very serious charges as, according to MMABoxing .RU (h/t BloodyElbow .com ), the Pride veteran is currently facing four to six years of prison time stemming from sexual assault allegations...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 19 days ago 11,689 reads 16 comments

  20. WSOF 10 Results: Burning Questions Heading into WSOF 11

    WSOF 10 is in the books. The results from Saturday are as follows: Main Card David Branch def. Jesse Taylor via submission (D’Arce choke) at 1:41 of Round 1 Rick Glenn def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 2,977 reads 7 comments

  21. WSOF 10 Results and Recaps from David Branch vs. Jesse Taylor

    On a Saturday night chock-full of combat sports, World Series of Fighting 10 wrapped up quickly. Topped by three title fights, we saw one champion get minted, one champion get dethroned ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 5,916 reads 9 comments

  22. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Hints at Retirement on Instagram

    Former UFC light heavyweight champ and current Bellator fighter Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is hinting at retirement. The news comes hot on the heels of Bellator's announcement that Viacom and founder and CEO Bjorn Rebney are parting ways...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 20,904 reads 50 comments

  23. World Series of Fighting 10: Complete Guide to Main Card Fights

    World Series of Fighting is back with WSOF 10, and is putting forward a solid card featuring three of its champions...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 5,049 reads 9 comments

  24. UFC 174 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 43, 44

    UFC 174 is over and done with. The results are as follows: UFC 174 Main Card on Pay-Per-View Demetrious Johnson def. Ali Bagautinov, unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 50-45) Rory MacDonald def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 29 days ago 5,227 reads 11 comments

  25. The Real Winners and Losers from UFC 174

    If UFC 174 showed one thing, it's that one man can't make an event. Demetrious Johnson put on a masterful performance...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 29 days ago 37,296 reads 90 comments