1. Dustin 'The Diamond' Poirier Plans Move to Lightweight Division

    The UFC's featherweight division lost a Top 10 fighter Thursday, as No. 6-ranked Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier announced he will move up to lightweight in an attempt to fight closer to his natural weight...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 days ago 4,808 reads 43 comments

  2. Former UFC Fighter Cody McKenzie Retires from MMA, Cites Poor Pay and Treatment

    Cody "The AK Kid" McKenzie (15-6) retired from the sport of mixed martial arts Thursday evening. The former The Ultimate Fighter competitor and UFC lightweight/featherweight ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 2 days ago 27,080 reads 94 comments

  3. Myles Jury Quiet Before Fight with Cerrone: 'The Results Will Do the Talking'

    You'd think we'd know Myles "Fury" Jury by now. The 26-year-old Michigan native boasts a 15-0 record as a professional mixed martial artist—a metric that inflates to 21-0 if you include his amateur bouts...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 3 days ago 5,229 reads 18 comments

  4. Junior Dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic: What We Learned from the Heavyweight Tilt

    A UFC heavyweight contender was born at UFC on Fox 13. A former champion was exposed. In the night's main event from Phoenix, Junior dos Santos met his equal in Stipe Miocic ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 7 days ago 18,400 reads 72 comments

  5. Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Matt Mitrione: What We Learned from the Heavyweight Tilt

    Gabriel "Napao" Gonzaga and Matt "Meathead" Mitrione kicked off the UFC on Fox 13 main card in emphatic fashion. To the crowd's delight, t he two veteran heavyweights slugged it out on the feet, and the bout didn't make it out of the first round...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 7 days ago 8,149 reads 19 comments

  6. Matt Mitrione vs. Gabriel Gonzaga: Can Either One Become a Contender with a Win?

    The UFC invades Phoenix, Arizona, Saturday with UFC on Fox 13, a stacked card featuring two critical heavyweight bouts. In the main event, former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos battles 12-1 Stipe Miocic in what appears to be a No...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 days ago 2,477 reads 11 comments

  7. Nate Diaz Can Jump Right Back into Title Mix with a Win over Rafael Dos Anjos

    Nate Diaz doesn't go away. He's not around sometimes, but he's never really "gone." Despite a No. 14 ranking in the UFC's lightweight division, Diaz is currently booked to face No...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 days ago 2,135 reads 17 comments

  8. Journalist vs. Analyst: Karyn Bryant Sounds Off on TUF 20 Title Fight and More

    The first UFC women's strawweight title fight is upon us, fight fans. The Ultimate Fighter 20 competitors Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas ran the gauntlet during the ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 10 days ago 4,272 reads 11 comments

  9. Hendricks vs. Lawler 2: What We Learned from the Welterweight Title Fight

    UFC 181 hosted a rematch of one of the best welterweight fights in the promotion's history, and while the results weren't quite as electric the second time around, Johny "Bigg Rigg" ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 14 days ago 8,610 reads 32 comments

  10. Browne vs. Schaub: What We Learned from the UFC 181 Heavyweight Tilt

    Travis "Hapa" Browne took care of Brendan "Big Brown" Schaub at UFC 181 Saturday evening, and it didn't even look difficult for him...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 14 days ago 10,023 reads 24 comments

  11. Hey, Dana White: Not Every UFC Fighter Can Be the Pound-for-Pound Best

    UFC President Dana White thinks highly of his promotion's lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis . During a recent appearance on The Jim Rome Show , White laid down his famous ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 16 days ago 15,340 reads 61 comments

  12. Journalist vs. Analyst: Michael Bisping Puts UFC 181 Under the Microscope

    The UFC invades Las Vegas on Dec. 6 with UFC 181 , a stacked card featuring a lightweight title fight between Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez and a welterweight title fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler at the top...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 days ago 5,867 reads 7 comments

  13. Anderson Silva Kicking at Full Force Ahead of UFC 183 Bout with Nick Diaz

    Anderson "The Spider" Silva is rocketing low kicks with impressive velocity ahead of his UFC 183 main event against Nick Diaz on January 31 , and that's a big deal. As MMA fans will remember, Silva's last performance ended disastrously...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 18 days ago 10,510 reads 47 comments

  14. UFC 181: Travis Browne Can Reassert Himself as a Contender with a Big Win

    A third UFC title will be on the line Dec. 6 at UFC 181 , and Travis "Hapa" Browne will have to topple Brendan "Big Brown" Schaub to earn his shot at it...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 19 days ago 7,476 reads 25 comments

  15. MMA Fighter Creates App, Hopes to Bring Excitement to Fans, Money to Fighters

    Professional MMA fighter Joel Thomas learned a valuable lesson when he strapped a shock collar around his neck, hopped across the yard's boundary and got zapped into another dimension...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 26 days ago 13,393 reads 23 comments

  16. UFC Flyweight Tilt Pitting John Lineker vs. Ian McCall Rescheduled for UFC 183

    A UFC flyweight scrap between No. 7-ranked John Lineker and No. 3-ranked Ian "Uncle Creepy" McCall has been rescheduled for UFC 183 on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas, according to a report from MMAJunkie ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 26 days ago 3,744 reads 7 comments

  17. Pinnacle FC 9 Undefeated Pro Mark Cherico: This Fight Will Put Me in the UFC

    Mark Cherico sees his future clearly, and it's encased by an octagon of steel. Strolling into his Pinnacle Fighting Championships 9 bout with Brian "Boom" Kelleher (10-7), ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 27 days ago 4,472 reads 2 comments

  18. 3 Fights to Make for Frankie Edgar After UFC Fight Night 57

    Frankie Edgar is somehow still improving, ladies and gents. At 33 years old with 23 pro fights under his belt, Edgar should have shown us his full array of skills inside the cage by now...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 28 days ago 2,810 reads 10 comments

  19. Pat Walsh on Fighting for the UFC in Boston: 'That Would Mean the World to Me'

    UFC light heavyweight Pat Walsh could walk to his next fight if the UFC grants his wish. A Stoughton , Massachusetts, native, Walsh grew up approximately 15 miles from Boston and the TD Garden Arena, home to Jan...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 30 days ago 3,490 reads 5 comments

  20. Conor McGregor Calls Dennis Siver a 'Nazi,' Issues Halfhearted Apology

    Trash-talking Irish UFC featherweight Conor McGregor may have finally gone too far. McGregor established himself as one of the UFC's most talked-about stars since signing ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 22,255 reads 109 comments

  21. UFC President Dana White 'Very Confident' Georges St-Pierre Makes Octagon Return

    If UFC President Dana White 's hunch proves correct, MMA fans will see the promotion's former welterweight champion, Georges "Rush" St-Pierre, back inside the Octagon sooner than later...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 7,512 reads 15 comments

  22. Chael Sonnen: Anderson Silva Not as Good as Everyone Thinks, GSP Is Much Better

    Chael Sonnen lost to former middleweight king Anderson "The Spider" Silva twice in his UFC career, getting finished in emphatic fashion both times. That doesn't stop Mr...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 17,909 reads 89 comments

  23. Bellator 131's Will Brooks Says He Felt Michael Chandler Breaking in 1st Fight

    Will Brooks is the current Bellator interim lightweight champion, but he expects more from himself. A 14-1 professional mixed martial artist, Brooks holds himself to a high ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 2,491 reads 3 comments

  24. TUF 20 Episode 8 Results & Recap: Can Team Melendez Earn Its 2nd Win?

    The 20th season of the UFC's hit reality series The Ultimate Fighter trucked on Wednesday evening with Episode 8...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 1,537 reads 26 comments

  25. Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi to Serve as Co-Main Event at UFC on Fox 14

    The January 24 UFC on Fox 14 card has its co-main event, and it's a killer matchup in the middleweight division. Former PRIDE and Strikeforce champion Dan Henderson will drop to 185 pounds to take on No...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 1 month ago 8,035 reads 65 comments