MMA News

Joe Riggs returns to the UFC


Mike Rhodes is injured, and according to a report, the UFC has brought back long time MMA vet Joe Riggs to step in.

EA Sports UFC players play as Jones, Lee the most


Jon Jones may be on the cover of EA Sports UFC and the sport's pound-for-pound best fighter, but he's not even the most used fighter in the video game.

Gustafsson injured, Jones vs. Cormier at UFC 178


An injury to Alexander Gustafsson will prevent the Swede from rematching UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones this September. Taking his place is the undefeated Daniel Cormier.

McGregor vs. Poirier on tap for UFC 178


Days after headlining a UFC show in his home country, Irish featherweight Conor McGregor is headed for Las Vegas to make his PPV debut.

UFC rankings: McGregor, Barboza crack the top 10


UFC media panelists were impressed enough by Conor McGregor's showing last Saturday to give him a spot in the top 10 in the featherweight division.

Beyond the Octagon: UFC vets Garcia, Nakamura, etc


Leonard Garcia stumbles on the comeback trail in his first LEgacy FC featherweight title defense. Plus, PRIDE maintstay and UFC veteran Kazuhiro "King Kaz" Nakamura continues his dominance abroad.

Bellator signs Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef


Fans of "Semtex" and "No Mercy" can rejoice in news that they've been signed by Bellator.

Brown: ‘Primitive’ gameplans key to success


UFC welterweight competitor Matt Brown joined Inside MMA to discuss his upcoming main event against Robbie Lawler this coming weekend at UFC on FOX 12.

Kennedy:Belfort drips testosterone out of eyeballs


UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy spoke with Submission Radio regarding former light-heavyweight champion Vitor Belfort’s PED usage in MMA.

Lineker says he has 'no problem' fighting McCall


UFC flyweight striker John Lineker responds to fellow contender Ian McCall, who says he's interested in fighting the Brazilian next.

Inoue's Pride FC contract: Steroids not tested for


For many years, fans have speculated over how prevalent steroids were at the height of Pride FC. Veteran MMA fighter Enson Inoue has posted a contract that might prove once and for all that...

Dana White and Mike Kogan briefly trade Twitter barbs


Upset over the comments made by UFC prez Dana White saying that Nate Diaz was "not a needle mover", Diaz's manager Mike Kogan fired back some numbers on Twitter. White responded in kind by calling him a "scumbag POS".


Dana White scrum: 'Nate Diaz isn't a needle mover'

Watch the pre-fight media scrum with Dana White before tomorrow's UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Brandao in Dublin, Ireland.

Nurmagomedov injured, Cerrone/Khabib fight is off


A potential title eliminator between lightweight stalwarts Donald Cerrone and Khabib Nurmagomedov was scrapped after Nurmagomedov blew his knee out today.

Khabib goes on Twitter to ask for Cerrone fight


After Donald Cerrone's destruction of Jim Miller, fellow UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov wants a main event bout with "Cowboy".

Rousey becomes first MMA fighter to win ESPY award


Ronda Rousey made history by becoming the first MMA fighter to win an ESPY award.

Newell claims illegal knees behind Gaethje loss


Nick Newell's recent WSOF title bout didn't go the way he'd planned, and now he's claiming that a pair of questionably thrown knees early in the fight were the reason behind his TKO loss.

Bellator 123 includes Curran/Pitbull, Lashley


Bellator's season 11 debut includes the Pat Curran/Patricio Pitbull rematch, plus the debut of former Strikeforce heavyweight Bobby Lashley.


Mayweather on Rousey: 'I don't know who he is'

Boxing's pound-for-pound best Floyd Mayweather Jr. claims to not know who Ronda Rousey is.

Beyond the Octagon: Nam Phan, Hideo Tokoro, etc.


Lots of action from around the world this weekend, featuring UFC, PRIDE, and Strikeforce veterans.

Tweets: Renzo Gracie 'The world is in good hands'


Read a heart warming story told by MMA legend in Renzo Gracie in a series of tweets as he was at the airport.

South Africa commission bans boxers from MMA


South Africa’s Boxing Commission informed that professional boxers are not allowed to compete in Mixed Martial Arts due to concerns about the sport.

Ross Pearson now fights Abel Trujillo at UFN Maine


With Bobby Green fighting Josh Thomson, Abel Trujillo now meets Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night in Bangor.

Magomed Malikov breaks leg throwing low kick vs. Brett Rogers in Moscow


Russian heavyweight Magomed Malikov fought Brett Rogers at Fight Nights - Battle of Moscow 16. Malikov (7-3) threw a low kick and ... well his ankle is broken. Rogers obviously wins by TKO. GIF via Caposa.

UFC on Fox 12 prelims bumped up from FS1 to Fox


With Major League Baseball taking up Fox Sports 1's schedule for July 26th, fans can look forward to watching the UFC on Fox 12 prelims on the Fox network.

Two more bouts set for UFC FN: Connecticut


UFC Fight Night: Connecticut receives a pair of additional fights to beef up what is already a solid looking Fox Sports 1 card for September 5th.

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