1. Jon Jones vs. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson Likely Targeted for UFC 187 in May

    The light heavyweight title fight between long-reigning champion Jon Jones and surging contender Anthony "Rumble" Johnson might just have a landing spot...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 day ago 8,111 reads 84 comments

  2. UFC on Fox 14 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 183

    UFC on Fox 14 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC on Fox 14 Main Card Anthony Johnson def. Alexander Gustafsson , TKO (Round 1, 2:15) Gegard Mousasi def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 18,190 reads 54 comments

  3. Dana White Confirms Jon Jones vs. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson Title Fight

    The UFC on Fox 14 main event between Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson was billed as a top contender's match to decide the next in line to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 30,152 reads 165 comments

  4. Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

    Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson aren't the only light heavyweights on Saturday's UFC on Fox 14 card. Phil Davis and Ryan Bader also faced off to determine which longtime gatekeeper would make a run at the strap...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 8,861 reads 40 comments

  5. UFC Parent Company Pursuing Deal with Cris 'Cyborg' Justino

    The UFC is going all-out in its pursuit of high-profile MMA free agents, it seems, as ESPN's Brett Okamoto is reporting that Zuffa LLC, the UFC's parent company, is pursuing a ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 days ago 19,146 reads 261 comments

  6. Report: Mirko Cro Cop Scooped Up by UFC After Nearly Joining Bellator

    According to a report by BloodyElbow .com's John Joe O'Regan , legendary heavyweight striker Mirko Cro Cop is poised to return to western MMA with the UFC. The news was then confirmed by UFC President Dana White by MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 days ago 21,097 reads 113 comments

  7. MMA in 2015: 8 UFC Superfights That Could Happen by Year's End

    What is an MMA superfight? Is it one that crosses promotional barriers, like Chuck Liddell vs. Wanderlei Silva? Is it one that involves champions defying weight classes, as BJ ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 days ago 25,984 reads 90 comments

  8. UFC Targeting Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor for UFC 187 on May 23

    Entering UFC Fight Night 59, there was little question regarding what was next for Irish striker Conor McGregor . Should he beat Dennis Siver , he was destined to face featherweight champion Jose Aldo in the biggest fight in the division's history..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 19,916 reads 120 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 59 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC on Fox 14

    UFC Fight Night 59 is in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 59 Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Conor McGregor def. Dennis Siver, TKO (Round 2, 1:54) Donald Cerrone def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 46,820 reads 115 comments

  10. Georges St-Pierre Not Currently Planning UFC Return, According to Manager

    Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is a busy man these days, even without "enjoying" the daily rigors of professional fighting. His schedule is currently booked up with movie deals and a nightclub world tour...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 9,652 reads 78 comments

  11. MMA in 2014: The Best and Worst Moments

    2014 was a year with some high highs and some very, very low lows for MMA . Fighters committed multiple ghastly offenses. They said and did things where the only proper response is a hard rolling of the eyes...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 12,424 reads 19 comments

  12. MMA in 2014: 10 Stars Who Faded

    In MMA , a fighter can go from the top of the world to the bottom of the barrel in a split second. One hard punch, and that's it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 8,048 reads 38 comments

  13. Luke Rockhold Confirms Bout with Lyoto Machida for UFC on Fox 15

    UFC on Fox 15 likely has its main event picked out, as Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com is reporting that a compelling middleweight fight between former UFC light heavyweight champion ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 12,537 reads 95 comments

  14. UFC President Dana White Discusses Jon Jones' Drug Test Failure

    The revelation that UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones failed a December drug test due to cocaine metabolites and has recently checked into a drug rehabilitation center has shaken MMA to the core...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 22,470 reads 165 comments

  15. MMA Community Reacts to Jon Jones' Drug Test Failure

    Yesterday, news broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had entered rehab , per Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports. The reason? On December 4, 2014, Jones tested positive for benzoylecgonine , a cocaine metabolite...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 23 days ago 14,445 reads 52 comments

  16. MMA in 2014: 10 Burning Questions Heading into 2015

    2014 is over and done with, and the year will go down as one of the toughest in MMA history. The MMA stars of yesteryear completed their exodus from the competition end of the sport...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 22,562 reads 54 comments

  17. Eddie Alvarez Out, Donald Cerrone in Against Benson Henderson at Fight Night 59

    Eddie Alvarez's return to the Octagon has been bumped back indefinitely, as reports are breaking that the former Bellator lightweight champ is out of his UFC Fight Night 59 co-main event fight with former UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 41,454 reads 206 comments

  18. UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 182 is in the books, and while it was a less-than-stellar event in a lot of ways, MMA fans would be hard-pressed not to get stoked about the promotion's next UFC pay-per-view, UFC 183 on January 31...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 42,009 reads 85 comments

  19. Jon Jones Warned by Heavyweight Fabricio Werdum About Moving Up in Weight

    Jon Jones put on a strong performance at UFC 182 , but one man was willing to throw some fighting words in the light heavyweight champ's direction...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 32,509 reads 129 comments

  20. Alexander Gustafsson 'Not Impressed' with Jon Jones' UFC 182 Performance

    Jon Jones did not have much trouble dealing with Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 , but Jones' 2013 rival, Alexander Gustafsson , could not help but yawn during the fight, it seems...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 30,418 reads 220 comments

  21. UFC 182: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 59

    UFC 182 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 182 Main Card on Pay-Per-View Jon Jones def. Daniel Cormier, unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Donald Cerrone def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 13,643 reads 26 comments

  22. Jon Jones Delivers Cheap Shot Before Bell, Talks Smack After UFC 182 Win

    Supreme arrogance and a tad of pettiness have long bubbled just below the surface with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones, but during and after his victory over Daniel ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 46,635 reads 128 comments

  23. Anthony Pettis vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Booked for UFC 185 Main Event

    After spending almost all of 2014 out of the game, UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is set to make a fast return to the Octagon...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 26 days ago 30,210 reads 65 comments

  24. UFC 182 Jones vs. Cormier: Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    Ladies and gentlemen, UFC 182 is finally here. At long last, we get to witness the amazing grudge match that is light heavyweight champion (and possible greatest fighter of all time) Jon Jones taking on an elite talent in Daniel Cormier...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 27 days ago 7,724 reads 0 comments

  25. Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier Get in Heated Exchange at UFC 182 Fighters' Meeting

    This just in, UFC 182 headliners Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier do not like one another at all, no sirree...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 27 days ago 43,790 reads 127 comments