1. Twitter Reacts to Aldo Pulling Out, McGregor vs. Mendes for Interim Title

    So much for that 100 percent confidence. Merely hours ago, UFC President Dana White ’s answer was "yes" when MMAFighting...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 days ago 18,844 reads 77 comments

  2. Dana White to Yoel Romero: 'America Doesn't Want to Hear Your Thoughts on Jesus'

    In the Bill of Dana White , there must be a separation of church and fighting. The UFC President spoke with MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani at the unveiling of the new Reebok ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 days ago 1,792 reads 9 comments

  3. Jose Aldo Expected to Train Tuesday, Make a Decision on Conor McGregor Fight

    Judgment day could come on Tuesday for Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor . Aldo is expected to train and make a final decision on whether he’ll defend his UFC featherweight title against McGregor on July 11 at UFC 189 ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 days ago 5,278 reads 66 comments

  4. New Mexico District Attorney Lacks Key Evidence in Jon Jones Case

    Prosecutors plan on taking the Jon Jones case to a grand jury. The former UFC light heavyweight champion was arrested in April on a felony charge for an alleged hit-and-run incident in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 days ago 7,148 reads 32 comments

  5. Ken Shamrock Swears Kimbo Fight Wasn't Fixed, Calls out Joe Rogan

    Weeks before Ken Shamrock was left plastered on the canvas like roadkill, the word in the MMA community was that the 51-year-old UFC Hall of Famer had no business being in the cage with Kimbo Slice, a 41-year-old street fighter turned MMA fighter...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 7 days ago 38,253 reads 143 comments

  6. Conor McGregor Responds to Jose Aldo Injury

    You have to hand it to Conor McGregor . The man is as smooth as silk, as slick as snot on a doorknob and as cool as polar bear feet. He’s taking care of business as usual...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 12 days ago 29,985 reads 68 comments

  7. Gilbert Melendez Blames High Altitude for Loss to Eddie Alvarez

    Cain Velasquez wasn’t the only victim of Mexico City’s high altitude at UFC 188 on June 13. Lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez claims being 7,382 feet above sea ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 13 days ago 5,684 reads 39 comments

  8. Kimbo vs. Shamrock Smashes Bellator Ratings Record by 27 Percent

    Bellator 138 featured a 51-year-old UFC Hall of Famer fighting against a 41-year-old street fighter turned MMA fighter. The end result was ridiculously underwhelming...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 13 days ago 6,975 reads 30 comments

  9. Conspiracy Hanging over Bellator: Was Kimbo vs. Shamrock Fake?

    Last Friday’s inevitable showdown between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock was like watching an episode of Jersey Shore . We all knew it would be a train wreck, but we couldn ’t look away...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 14 days ago 51,251 reads 110 comments

  10. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Jessica Penne: What We Learned from Fight Night 69 Fight

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk wasn’t too happy with Jessica Penne throwing her gifted necklace into the screaming crowd at Friday’s weigh-ins . So she gave Penne a gift she couldn’t toss to the wayside and ignore—a third professional loss...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 16 days ago 11,924 reads 42 comments

  11. Where Are They Now: Bubba McDaniel Can't Afford $159 Ticket, Spends Day in Jail

    So you want to be a fighter? The lavish, luxurious lifestyle of a professional athlete coupled with punching someone in the face for a living sounds easy enough to the average tough guy who is grinding away in some no-name gym...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 20 days ago 8,704 reads 19 comments

  12. CM Punk on UFC Debut: 'I Wouldn't Be Upset If It Got Pushed to 2016'

    Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither was a professional MMA fighter capable of competing against the baddest dudes on the planet...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 20 days ago 23,813 reads 127 comments

  13. Yair Rodriguez: I Had 'Less' Than $400 Before UFC 188

    Yair Rodriguez stepped into the cage on Saturday night with only five professional fights and less than $400 to his name. Standing across from him was Charles Rosa, one of the most intriguing prospects in the featherweight division...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 21 days ago 14,263 reads 24 comments

  14. After Silencing Critics, Fabricio Werdum Now Thinks He's Best Heavyweight Ever

    Fabricio Werdum kicked down the king’s door, marched into the king’s castle and took the king’s throne. It was only fitting that Werdum be the man to remind us that no one is unbeatable...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 22 days ago 4,962 reads 63 comments

  15. UFC 188 Results: Cain Velasquez's Fall Unexpected, Odd but Temporary

    The Tortoise and the Hare was always one of my favorite Aesop’s Fables growing up. It was a story ingrained with the moral that speed doesn ’t always win the race...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 22 days ago 11,626 reads 27 comments

  16. Amid UFC Return Talk, Chuck O'Neil Solely Focused on Defending CES Title

    Chuck O’Neil’s hips don’t lie. The CES welterweight champ is enjoying life as a vastly improved fighter and an overall better version of himself...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 25 days ago 2,167 reads 3 comments

  17. Charles Rosa Looking to Flip the Mexican Crowd at UFC 188

    With heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez headlining UFC 188 , one can only imagine the crazed atmosphere at Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico on Saturday night...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 26 days ago 1,975 reads 9 comments

  18. An Official Plea to UFC: Give Us Ben Rothwell vs. Andrei Arlovski

    A terror-filled weekend was highlighted by the release of Focus Features’ Insidious: Chapter 3 and one of the greatest heel turns in UFC history...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 29 days ago 9,294 reads 56 comments

  19. Dan Henderson vs. Tim Boetsch: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 68 Tilt

    Father Time waits for no man, but then again, Dan Henderson isn ’t ordinary. He is a man, no doubt, made of the same ordinary stuff as you and I are—flesh, blood and a beating heart...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 29 days ago 2,054 reads 9 comments

  20. Matt Mitrione vs. Ben Rothwell: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 68 Tilt

    As the lone heavyweight bout on the main card, Matt Mitrione and Ben Rothwell faced otherworldly expectations at UFC Fight Night 68 on Saturday night...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 29 days ago 10,033 reads 49 comments

  21. Oliveira vs. Lentz: do Bronx Emerges a Thrilling, Quiet Title Contender

    Charles Oliveira , the UFC featherweight division’s best-kept secret, is the ultimate anomaly to teething terms from casual fans...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 11,863 reads 32 comments

  22. Condit vs. Alves: Pros React to UFC Fight Night 67 Main Event

    A bloodied canvas and a broken nose were the key pieces of evidence left of “The Natural Born Killer's” return at UFC Fight Night 67 on Saturday night...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 12,241 reads 34 comments

  23. Ronda Rousey 'Would Love' Dream Fight with Jon Jones

    Ronda Rousey is coming for that arm, Jonny Bones—hypothetically. The UFC women’s bantamweight champ has entertained some of the most left-field questions ever imposed on a professional athlete...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 16,602 reads 110 comments

  24. Luke Rockhold on Title Shot: 'I Don't Know What the Hell They're Doing'

    Luke Rockhold is feeling a bit uneasy with the UFC idling on the vacant No. 1 contender's spot in the middleweight division...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 9,319 reads 60 comments

  25. Anthony Johnson: Old Habits Die Hard

    Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has long been considered a flash in the pan. He’s a destroyer and virtually unstoppable when he’s the hammer...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 25,786 reads 72 comments