1. First Tweets: The Moment MMA Fighters and Personalities Discovered Twitter

    Oh, Twitter. You have provided us some entertaining moments over the years. You've given us insight into the lives of professional athletes like never before. You've become our go-to source for mixed martial arts news...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 14,753 reads 14 comments

  2. Jose Aldo Says Anthony Pettis 'Likes to Talk a Lot, but He Does Very Little'

    A fight between UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis and featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been rumored for quite some time now. In fact, there was a time when it was more than a rumor...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 2,819 reads 9 comments

  3. Frankie Edgar vs. BJ Penn 3 Headlines The Ultimate Fighter Finale in July

    The third fight between Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn will take place at The Ultimate Fighter Finale scheduled for Sunday, July 6 in Las Vegas. The bout is expected to serve as the main event...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 23,862 reads 98 comments

  4. Dana White: UFC No Longer Interested in Holly Holm

    Mere days after her manager met with UFC executives about a UFC debut, it appears that Holly Holm will not be on her way to the world's largest mixed martial arts promotion after all...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 24,468 reads 159 comments

  5. Duane Ludwig Leaving Team Alpha Male in May; Applicants for New Coach Wanted

    Renowned coach Duane "Bang" Ludwig is out at Team Alpha Male. He assumed the head coaching position at the Sacramento-based team in December 2012. Prior to his arrival, Team Alpha Male had many coaches but no single person in charge of everything...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 10,202 reads 33 comments

  6. Carlos Condit Injury Update: Torn ACL, Partially Torn Meniscus

    Former UFC interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament and a partially torn meniscus during his Saturday UFC 171 loss in Dallas to Tyron Woodley...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 20,207 reads 82 comments

  7. Johny Hendricks Says It Doesn't Matter Whether GSP Comes Back or Not

    New UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will be on the shelf for a while due to injuries suffered before and during his big UFC 171 win over Robbie Lawler. But the champ told FoxSports...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 6,910 reads 42 comments

  8. Former World Champion Boxer Holly Holm Nears UFC Deal, Rousey Fight Looms

    Albuquerque, N.M. — One of the brightest prospects in mixed martial arts may soon be on her way to the UFC...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 12,364 reads 118 comments

  9. Tyron Woodley Wants His Title Shot, and He's Not Afraid to Say So

    A year ago, during UFC 158 fight week in Montreal, I met with then-new UFC welterweight Tyron Woodley . A month earlier, Woodley had won his UFC debut, knocking out Jay Hieron in just 36 seconds...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 6,788 reads 66 comments

  10. Nick Diaz Heckles Johny Hendricks During Successful Second Weigh-in Attempt

    Johny Hendricks averted a near-crisis for the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Friday by making weight during his second attempt for his UFC 171 title fight against Robbie Lawler...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 60,913 reads 180 comments

  11. UFC 175, TUF 19 Finale Scheduled for Consecutive Days in Las Vegas This July

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship will mark yet another first this summer by running two events on consecutive days in the same city...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 6,443 reads 12 comments

  12. Holly Holm, Management Team to Meet with Dana White This Week in Dallas

    One of the more intriguing women's bantamweight prospects in mixed martial arts may be on her way to the UFC...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 9,972 reads 29 comments

  13. Natural Born Killer: The 5 Best Moments of Carlos Condit's Career

    Carlos Condit 's UFC 171 bout against Tyron Woodley is full of heavy implications. If he is able to beat his fellow First Round Management stablemate, he'll earn a shot ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 6,306 reads 19 comments

  14. UFC 171: Hendricks vs. Lawler Fight Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    If you've been hesitant to order any of the UFC's 2014 pay-per-view offerings due to underwhelming fight cards, UFC 171 might be the cure for the thing that ails you...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 12,625 reads 30 comments

  15. Oklahoma's Battlegrounds MMA Revives Eight-Man, One-Night Tournaments

    Oklahoma mixed martial arts promotion Battlegrounds MMA is poised to bring back a relic of the past: Eight-man elimination tournaments held over the course of a single day...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 9,759 reads 26 comments

  16. Tyron Woodley Thinks Nick Diaz, Rory MacDonald Are Sharing the Same Bag of Weed

    To hear Tyron Woodley tell it, fellow welterweight Rory MacDonald is just about out of his mind if he thinks he deserves a title shot after beating Demian Maia at UFC 170...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 1,810 reads 11 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 37: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa Fight Card Betting Odds & Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 38 represents the first true test of the UFC's new Fight Pass service. It's a card hardcore mixed martial arts fans won't want to miss, and so this important question ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 11,113 reads 6 comments

  18. Jake Shields Wants Title Shot with UFC 171 Win over Hector Lombard

    Jake Shields isn 't getting any younger, and the former Strikeforce champion wants another crack at the UFC welterweight championship. Shields had one shot already, losing to Georges St-Pierre by unanimous decision at UFC 129...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 14,724 reads 189 comments

  19. Doctor Reveals How Getting off Testosterone Will Hurt Fighters on It

    Stop me if you've heard this one before: Fighters who are affected by last week's Nevada Athletic Commission to ban the usage of testosterone replacement therapy are in trouble...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 28,880 reads 78 comments

  20. New Jersey's Nick Lembo Responds to Nevada TRT Ban

    The Nevada Athletic Commission's Thursday decision to issue an immediate ban on the usage of testosterone replacement therapy is expected to have wide-ranging effects on the combat sports world...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 7,577 reads 24 comments

  21. Jessica Eye Passes Recreational Drug Test After UFC 170 Loss

    UFC bantamweight Jessica Eye took the first step toward restoring her damaged reputation by passing a test for recreational drugs following her UFC 170 loss to Alexis Davis...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 10,977 reads 12 comments

  22. Vitor Belfort, TRT and the UFC's Need for Complete Transparency

    Tough situations arise for all of us. They're part of our daily lives. We make mistakes because we are human and that is what humans do. We are effortlessly prone to error even when we are most guarded against it...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 22,610 reads 82 comments

  23. UFC 173: Lyoto Machida Faces Chris Weidman After Belfort Withdraws

    On the heels of Nevada's surprising and historic Thursday ban of testosterone replacement therapy in combat sports came something a little less surprising: Vitor Belfort, long considered ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 73,620 reads 553 comments

  24. Nevada State Athletic Commission Issues Testosterone Replacement Therapy Ban

    Las Vegas — In a move that will have far-reaching effects throughout the combat sports industry, the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Thursday ruled unanimously to ban therapeutic usage exemptions for testosterone replacement therapy...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 24,384 reads 178 comments

  25. Georges St-Pierre: Rory MacDonald Deserves Next Title Shot

    The process of determining a new UFC welterweight champion won't be complete until March 15. That's the day Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler meet in the main event of UFC 171...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 16,297 reads 174 comments