1. Gilbert Melendez Agrees to Terms with Bellator, May Leave UFC

    Huge news coming out of the Cesar Gracie camp as word broke Friday that elite lightweight Gilbert Melendez has agreed to terms for a contract with Bellator MMA ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 31,842 reads 272 comments

  2. Dana White on Anthony Pettis Injury: Knee Recovering but July 4 Weekend Too Soon

    Speaking at a media conference, Dana White revealed news on Anthony Pettis ' recovery from his various injuries...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 5,055 reads 7 comments

  3. Rashad Evans Injured, Withdraws from UFC 170, Daniel Cormier off the Card

    A huge blow was just dealt to the UFC 170 card as Rashad Evans has announced that he suffered a leg injury and will be unable to compete in the co-main event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 31,320 reads 141 comments

  4. UFC President Dana White Says Jose Aldo's Days at 145 May Not Be over

    If you're shocked that the UFC's latest attempt at a superfight is sputtering...well, you shouldn't be. While the idea of a Jose Aldo vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 8,978 reads 46 comments

  5. Jessica Eye Failed Drug Test: Lessons Learned from One of MMA's Silliest Stories

    At face value, the entire Jessica Eye story is beyond overblown. This is one not-yet-famous fighter testing positive for weed and that's it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 8,245 reads 10 comments

  6. Video: Anderson Silva Continues to Make Progress, Walks Down Flight of Stairs

    Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva may not be sparring in the gym with Lyoto Machida quite yet, but he definitely seems to be headed in the right direction...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 13,563 reads 36 comments

  7. UFC Fighter Thiago Silva Arrested, Jailed After Armed Standoff with Police

    UFC fighter Thiago Silva has been arrested after he threatened his estranged wife and her lover with a gun and then had an armed standoff with police officers at his home , ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 202,056 reads 67 comments

  8. Thiago Alves vs. Seth Baczynski Booked for UFC on Fox 11

    Ladies and gentlemen, Thiago "Pitbull" Alves is back, and he is facing off with Seth Baczynski at UFC on Fox 11. The UFC announced the news Thursday (via Guilherme Cruz of MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 5,986 reads 11 comments

  9. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson Returning to UFC, Faces Phil Davis at UFC 172

    After starching all comers in the World Series of Fighting, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson is set to make his return to the UFC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 17,591 reads 70 comments

  10. Pat Barry Returning to Kickboxing with Glory World Series, Will Fight in May

    Pat Barry appeared on the February 3, 2014 edition of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani and let fans know what was next for his combat sports career...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 4,768 reads 15 comments

  11. Chael Sonnen vs. Wanderlei Silva Will Co-Main on Weidman vs. Belfort Card

    The highly anticipated light heavyweight grudge match between former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva and perennial contender Chael Sonnen officially has a date...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 9,134 reads 27 comments

  12. White on Brock Lesnar: 'We Don't Have a Deal, He's Not Coming Back Anytime Soon'

    Dana White has been blowing hot air into the " Brock Lesnar returning to MMA " balloon for a long time now. At the UFC 169 press conference , though, he let all the air right out...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 23,705 reads 79 comments

  13. Jose Aldo, Anthony Pettis Want Superfight, Dana Will Try and Get Deal Done

    It seems like the UFC might have something that legitimately resembles a superfight on its hands, as Dana White all but confirmed that Jose Aldo 's next bout would be a title fight in the lightweight division opposite Anthony Pettis...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 10,167 reads 59 comments

  14. UFC 169 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 36

    UFC 169 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 169 Main Card Renan Barao def. Urijah Faber, TKO (Round 1, 3:42) Jose Aldo def. Ricardo Lamas, Unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Alistair Overeem def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 92,845 reads 117 comments

  15. Frank Mir vs. Alistair Overeem: What We Learned from UFC 169 Fight

    Frank Mir and Alistair Overeem are two of the most experienced fighters in the heavyweight division, but entering UFC 169 , it seemed like their time might be at an end...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 48,613 reads 123 comments

  16. Abel Trujillo vs. Jamie Varner: What We Learned from UFC 169 Fight

    In one of the clearest "gatekeeping" fights in the last year, Jamie Varner and Abel Trujillo faced off in the opening stanza of UFC 169 's main card...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 7,084 reads 6 comments

  17. Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort Official for May 24 in Las Vegas

    Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort has been in the pipeline for months now, but the fight finally has a date...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 17,752 reads 164 comments

  18. Jessica Eye vs. Sarah Kaufman Decision Overturned by Texas Commission

    Odd news coming out of Texas, as it has been announced that the UFC 166 bout between Jessica Eye and Sarah Kaufman has been changed to a "no decision." The bout originally ended in a moderately controversial split decision favoring Eye...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 25,056 reads 70 comments

  19. UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    Renan Barao and Urijah Faber faced off once again—this time for the undisputed UFC Bantamweight Championship at UFC 169 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 3,393 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 169 Weigh-in Results: John Lineker Misses Weight; Makes It on 2nd Attempt

    More than anything that actually happens in the cage, John Lineker's Achilles' Heel has been cutting weight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 11,294 reads 23 comments

  21. Video: Dana White Says Brock Lesnar Wants to Do Both MMA and WWE

    Another day, another update on a possible Brock Lesnar return to the UFC. This time, TMZ Sports caught up to UFC President Dana White and ambushed him with questions about the former heavyweight champ (you can check it out here )...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 33,555 reads 113 comments

  22. Picking Champions: Who the UFC Would Choose to Wear the Belt

    A UFC belt is worth a lot. Not just to the fighters, but to the promotion. Having a championship bout on top of a card increases sales while boosting the marketability and drawing power of an event...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 9,906 reads 54 comments

  23. Dana White Rooting Against Vitor Belfort TUE, Supports Ban on TRT in MMA

    UFC President Dana White once again has people scratching their head with his ever-shifting stance on testosterone replacement therapy ( TRT )...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 8,154 reads 28 comments

  24. Chael Sonnen, Wanderlei Silva Come to Blows on TUF: Brazil 3 Set

    Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva have allegedly come to blows while filming The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 . The news leaked across Twitter before being confirmed by the UFC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 59,748 reads 105 comments

  25. The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 to Be Aired Exclusively on UFC Fight Pass

    Non-Brazilian fans who want to see Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva verbally have it out had better dust off their credit cards...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 17,045 reads 21 comments