1. TJ Dillashaw or Urijah Faber: Who Should Dominick Cruz Fight Next?

    Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw battled for five rounds in a UFC bantamweight classic in January. It marked Cruz’s return after another major knee injury, and he took back his spot on the throne of the 135-pound division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 hours ago 3,606 reads 35 comments

  2. Ben Rothwell vs. Junior Dos Santos Scheduled for Clash in Croatia on April 10

    Ben Rothwell is coming off an impressive submission win over Josh Barnett at UFC on Fox 18, but the No. 5-ranked heavyweight contender will jump right back into the Octagon on April 10...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 days ago 6,836 reads 68 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson has arrived as a fresh face of the UFC's welterweight division. Johny Hendricks entered the fight appearing in great shape, but looks aren't everything...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 days ago 20,042 reads 35 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: Ovince Saint Preux Takes Decision Against Feijao

    No. 6-ranked light heavyweight contender Ovince Saint Preux (19-7) defeated No. 13-ranked Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante (12-7, 1 NC) at UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 4,592 reads 11 comments

  5. Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    What was supposed to be the UFC 196 co-main event is now the UFC Fight Night 82 main event. No. 2-ranked welterweight contender Johny Hendricks (17-3) meets No. 8-ranked Stephen Thompson (11-1) Saturday in Las Vegas...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 days ago 6,912 reads 15 comments

  6. Cowboy Cerrone Unscathed After Rolling Truck, 'I Will Still Make My Fight'

    Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (28-7, 1 NC) rarely offers up a dull moment in or out of the cage. Tuesday would be no different. The former lightweight title contender rolled his truck but luckily walked away without an injury...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 23,091 reads 27 comments

  7. Fighters, Pundits React to Sage Northcutt's UFC on Fox 18 Loss

    That burning heap over on the side of the hill? Yeah, that's the Sage Northcutt hype train. It got derailed in Hollywood fashion at UFC on Fox 18. Northcutt is a 19-year-old superathlete and a good prospect for the UFC...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 days ago 27,042 reads 99 comments

  8. After Another Finish, Ben Rothwell Proves He Is a True Title Contender

    No. 7-ranked heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell picked up his fourth consecutive victory in the division on Saturday night, and in the process, he became the first man to ever legitimately submit Josh Barnett in an MMA competition...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 days ago 3,043 reads 38 comments

  9. Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Eyed for April UFC on Fox Event

    Tony Ferguson (20-3) will not be fighting No. 7-ranked lightweight contender Michael Johnson (16-10), and he will not be fighting at UFC 197. As first reported by MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani (h/t MMAFighting...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 4,447 reads 32 comments

  10. Anthony Johnson vs. Ryan Bader: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC on Fox 18 on Saturday is headlined by a possible light heavyweight title eliminator between No. 2-ranked Anthony Johnson (20-5) and No. 4-ranked Ryan Bader (20-4)...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 6,725 reads 37 comments

  11. The New Kaiju King: Jon Jones Would Destroy Godzilla Inside of 2 Rounds

    Jon Jones ' latest Instagram posts are the equivalent of sirens blaring to warn of Godzilla coming ashore. They are an omen of impending destruction. And absolutely no one is safe...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 19 days ago 86,932 reads 200 comments

  12. B/R MMA Roundtable: Expectations and Projections for BJ Penn's Latest Return

    BJ Penn is returning to the UFC — again. The details of when and against whom are still up in the air, but The Prodigy is coming back with Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn in his corner...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 20 days ago 15,091 reads 48 comments

  13. Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha Tapped as 'TUF 23' Coaches, Fight July 8

    The rematch is set. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Claudia Gadelha will happen, but everyone will have to wait a little bit before watching it go down. The two elite strawweights will coach the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 23 days ago 2,444 reads 12 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 81 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Boston

    It was billed as the best bantamweight fight in UFC history, and it lived up to the billing. UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw stepped in to defend against former champion Dominick Cruz ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 24 days ago 31,476 reads 100 comments

  15. Invicta FC 15 Cyborg vs Ibragimova: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Highlights

    Invicta FC 15 was headlined by two title fights and neither got out of the first round. Cris "Cyborg" Justino waited until she could get a little space and then lambasted Daria ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 25 days ago 39,564 reads 14 comments

  16. Invicta FC 15 Preview: Cyborg, Strawweight Championship and Top Prospects

    Invicta FC returns for its first show of 2016, and it is headlined by Cris "Cyborg" Justino in another featherweight title defense. Overall, the card features eight fights with two title tilts...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 26 days ago 2,564 reads 5 comments

  17. Dana White: Rousey Will Return in 2016, Remains Highest-Paid UFC Athlete

    UFC President Dana White appeared on Sports Illustrated ’s SI Now program Thursday and stated right off the bat that Ronda Rousey will “100 percent” fight in 2016...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 27 days ago 30,004 reads 92 comments

  18. USADA Informs Yoel Romero of Potential out-of-Competition Anti-Doping Violation

    Yoel Romero ended 2015 with a split-decision win over Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza to set himself up for a possible middleweight title shot in 2016, but that may have just come to a screeching halt...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 29 days ago 17,989 reads 135 comments

  19. 1 More Fighter, This Time a Champion, Is Fined for Dress Code Violation

    First it was Donald Cerrone. Then it was Nate Diaz. Now we have the third offender, and he is the champion of the 155-pound division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 29 days ago 5,730 reads 12 comments

  20. Holly Holm's Head Coach Hopes Ronda Rousey Has the Guts for Rematch at UFC 200

    The possible Holly Holm vs. Ronda Rousey rematch at UFC 200 is still very much in play. And the champ's coach, Mike Winkeljohn, hopes Rousey has the guts to step up for the rematch...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 30 days ago 52,114 reads 82 comments

  21. Nate Diaz Fined for Not Wearing Reebok, 'U Should've Just Kept the Whole Check'

    The UFC-Reebok deal is still taking body blows from the fighters affected by its implementation. MMAJunkie first reported that three fighters were fined ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 30 days ago 67,732 reads 8 comments

  22. Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    No. 1-ranked lightweight contender Anthony Pettis (18-3) will make his return for the first time since losing the UFC lightweight title, and No. 4-ranked Eddie Alvarez (26-4) will be awaiting him on the other side of the cage...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 13,065 reads 23 comments

  23. Video: Michael McDonald Taps Kanehara After Beautiful Back Take at UFC 195

    Michael McDonald (17-3) had not fought inside the Octagon since 2013, and that is exactly what it looked like through the first round of his fight against Masanori Kanehara (25-13-5) at UFC 195 on Saturday night...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 1,790 reads 4 comments

  24. UFC 195 Results: Dustin Poirier Bests Joe Duffy in Bloody Lightweight Clash

    No. 12-ranked lightweight contender Dustin Poirier (19-4) and Joe Duffy (14-2) were initially slated to mix it up in Dublin, Ireland, but a fight-week concussion postponed the bout until UFC 195 on Saturday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 10,746 reads 42 comments

  25. UFC 195 Lawler vs. Condit Predictions: Main Card Staff Picks

    The UFC is getting 2016 off on the right foot. The first event of the year gives us a welterweight championship fight worthy of all of our attention. Robbie Lawler , the undisputed welterweight champion, will defend against No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 21,659 reads 54 comments