1. Chael Sonnen 'Good to Go' for UFC Fight Night 26, Commission Confirms License

    The UFC Fight Night 26 main event is officially a go after Chael Sonnen received the green light from the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission after a special hearing was held on Thursday to determine his eligibility for a fight license..

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 12,803 reads 36 comments

  2. Ronda Rousey in Negotiations to Join Cast of 'Fast and Furious 7'

    Ronda Rousey 's acting career may be shifting into high gear, as she is currently in negotiations to land a role in Fast and Furious 7 , which begins shooting this fall...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 34,547 reads 92 comments

  3. Bellator CEO Takes Veiled Shot at Chael Sonnen, UFC Pay-Per-View Model

    Since Bellator Fighting Championships was created, there hasn't been much vitriol between them and the UFC, which happens to be the biggest MMA promotion on the planet...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 28,655 reads 170 comments

  4. Felice Herrig Wants to Be the Last Fighter to Face Megumi Fujii

    Women's MMA will lose a legend this October when former No. 1 ranked pound-for-pound fighter Megumi Fujii hangs up her gloves after one final fight in October under the Vale Tudo Japan banner...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 1,686 reads 6 comments

  5. Coach Says Dominick Cruz Returning in February a 'Guess', Actual Date Unknown

    UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is on the road to recovery following back-to-back reconstructive knee surgeries, but his timetable for a return date is still yet to be determined...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 4,757 reads 61 comments

  6. Chuck Liddell, B.J. Penn, Lead Favorites of Who UFC Fighters Idolized

    Just about every fighter currently on the UFC roster grew up watching the sport in some form or fashion. Like every other fan, even the best of the best of today's current crop ...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 7,733 reads 3 comments

  7. Melvin Guillard vs. Ross Pearson Co-Main Event for UFC Fight Night in England

    Fresh off a win over Mac Danzig at UFC on Fox 8 in July, Melvin Guillard will get back in action when he travels to England to take on former Ultimate Fighter winner Ross Pearson in the co-main event for the upcoming UFC Fight Night event on Oct...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 12,096 reads 49 comments

  8. Carlos Condit on Rematches and the Visceral Need for Redemption and Revenge

    Fighters all have something in common that goes much deeper than some clich é about brotherhood among martial artists, or all of them growing up watching The Karate ...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 14,642 reads 86 comments

  9. MMA's Great Debate Radio: UFC 163 Review Plus Conor McGregor and Ray Sefo

    MMA 's Great Debate Radio returns with Irish UFC star Conor McGregor as well as World Series of Fighting president and now fighter Ray Sefo as well as plenty of debate surrounding the fallout from UFC 163 ...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 2,630 reads 0 comments

  10. Tito Ortiz Slams Smack Talking Former Boss; Says Return Isn't About Money

    It was just over a year ago that Tito Ortiz packed up his bags, hung up his gloves, and called it a career after a loss to Forrest Griffin at UFC 148...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 16,921 reads 87 comments

  11. Rampage Jackson Tries to Clown Tito Ortiz, but Tito Gets the Last Laugh

    It's a well-known fact that Tito Ortiz and Quinton "Rampage" Jackson have been friends for years. They spent a lot of that time as training partners working together at various gyms...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 1,304 reads 4 comments

  12. Alistair Overeem: 'I Have One Goal in Life and That's Becoming the UFC Champion'

    The day Alistair Overeem signed with the UFC was supposed to signify a change of times, as the former Strikeforce, DREAM and K-1 Grand Prix champion was expected to bolt to the top of the division and immediately contend for the title...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 15,023 reads 74 comments

  13. UFC 166: Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3 Sells Out in Less Than 3 Days

    Houston—we don't have a problem. UFC 166 will land in the Texas city on October 19 with heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez battling former title holder Junior Dos Santos ...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 11,592 reads 46 comments

  14. Phil Davis: 'I Think I Definitely Did Enough' to Win Against Lyoto Machida

    Phil Davis walked into Brazil at UFC 163 as a decided underdog to former light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida , but when the night was over, he walked out a victor—albeit with a cloud of controversy swirling overhead...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 11,541 reads 99 comments

  15. Jose Aldo Would 'Love' to Go to Lightweight If the UFC Gives Him the Opportunity

    Jose Aldo successfully defended his UFC featherweight title for the fifth time on Saturday night, defeating "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung by fourth-round TKO...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 5,840 reads 48 comments

  16. Glover Teixeira Gets Next Title Shot with a 'Strong Victory' over Ryan Bader

    The UFC light heavyweight contender picture could get a lot clearer after the promotion's next event in Brazil when Glover Teixeira takes on Ryan Bader in the main event of UFC Fight Night 28 on September 4...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 5,607 reads 42 comments

  17. Jon Jones: "Gustafsson Wants What I Have, I Can't Allow That to Happen"

    Throughout his young career as UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones has dealt with his fair share of trash talkers who wanted to make a fight with him personal...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 5,800 reads 32 comments

  18. Phil Davis: 'Like Liam Neeson, I'm a Man with a Very Particular Set of Skills'

    UFC 163 fighter Phil Davis is well aware of his upcoming opponent Lyoto Machida 's record against wrestlers inside the Octagon. The former light heavyweight champion has a resume filled with wrestlers and he's beaten most of them...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 9,697 reads 46 comments

  19. Michael Chandler: Benson Henderson Beats Anthony Pettis 9 out of 10 Times

    Michael Chandler is not only the Bellator lightweight champion, but he might just be the best 155-pound fighter currently not competing in the UFC...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 3,477 reads 6 comments

  20. Chael Sonnen: Beating Shogun Rua Will Finally Add a UFC Champion to His Resume

    Chael Sonnen may get labeled as a brash trash-talker about 99 percent of the time, but he's also an excellent analyst who has paid respect to a number of his opponents...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 6,631 reads 5 comments

  21. Bellator 97 Ratings Show Improvements but Still Less Than Last Season's Average

    Bellator returned to Spike TV on Wednesday night with one of its most stacked cards in history, and the ratings went up dramatically from the last show but were still not close to the numbers that the promotion reached just two events ago...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 2,304 reads 7 comments

  22. Jose Aldo Wants to Own Every UFC Record by the Time He Retires

    If you take one look at UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo 's record, a few things stand out right away...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 7,712 reads 72 comments

  23. MMA's Great Debate Radio: UFC 163 Preview, Phil Davis and Paul Daley as Guests

    MMA 's Great Debate Radio returns for Thursday's show where we break down UFC 163 , react to the news about Rampage vs. Tito Ortiz in Bellator and welcome in Phil Davis as well as Paul Daley ...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 1,278 reads 0 comments

  24. Ben Askren Proclaims 'I'm the Best Wrestler in MMA,' Talks Possible Free Agency

    Undefeated Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren managed to put on one of the most dominant, one-sided performances in MMA history on Wednesday night when he finished Russian Andrey Koreshkov with strikes in the fourth round of their fight...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 9,515 reads 113 comments

  25. Rampage Jackson vs. Tito Ortiz Headlines 1st Ever Bellator Pay-Per-View

    Bellator pulled off the ultimate curveball on Wednesday night after rumors had circulated for more than a week that newly signed light heavyweight Quinton "Rampage" Jackson would make his debut in a boxing match against Roy Jones Jr...

    Damon Martin Written by Damon Martin about almost 2 years ago 36,711 reads 207 comments