1. GSP Vacates Belt, Champion Robert Whittaker Will Face Luke Rockhold at UFC 221

    The middleweight division will move forward without Georges St-Pierre at the helm. The news was first tweeted by MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani on Thursday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Is This Submission Wizard a Future Star or Just the Luckiest Man in the UFC?

    If any one fight is emblematic of Brian Ortega's undefeated UFC run so far, it's his submission victory over Diego Brandao at UFC 195 almost two years ago. Against Brandao, Ortega went to the final round needing to make something happen...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Ever-Improving Mixed Martial Artist CM Punk Gets BJJ Blue Belt

    Breaking news this week in the world of guys who are on the UFC roster but probably shouldn't be: Phil " CM Punk " Brooks is now a blue belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 123 Preview: 3 Can't-Miss Fights from Swanson vs. Ortega Card

    The UFC is barreling toward the finish line of 2017 with its ninth card in eight weeks. If you're feeling a bit woozy in light of this schedule (and last weekend's blockbuster UFC 218), that's understandable...

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  5. Inside Conor McGregor's UFC Future

    It was television that led William Morris Endeavor to purchase the Ultimate Fighting Championship . They believed there would be a wild bidding war for the UFC's television rights ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. The Greatest 155-Pounder in MMA History Isn't Who You Think He Is

    The title of "Most Violent Man" in the UFC has been settled . UFC 218 saw to that. In a memorable lightweight brawl last Saturday, Eddie Alvarez and Justin Gaethje did their part to stake claim to the title...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 219: Cris Cyborg vs. Holly Holm Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 219 has a tough act to follow in Saturday night's UFC 218. Still, the event headlined by the women's featherweight title fight between Cris Cyborg and Holly Holm might just be able to pull it off...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Twitch User Streams UFC 218 Live by Pretending to Play EA Sports UFC Video Game

    How realistic is EA Sports UFC 3 going to be? Pretty darn realistic, judging from this! During Saturday night's broadcast of UFC 218 , a crafty streamer on Twitch...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Conor McGregor, Max Holloway Talk Trash on Twitter After UFC 218

    UFC champions Conor McGregor and Max Holloway have taken shots at each other on Twitter on Sunday after UFC 218...

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  10. Francis Ngannou vs. Stipe Miocic Is Dream Matchup for UFC Heavyweight Title

    Francis Ngannou's thunderous, one-punch knockout of Alistair Overeem Saturday at UFC 218 was instantly the stuff of legend. If you happen to be another fighter in the UFC's heavyweight division? Perhaps it was also the stuff of nightmares...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. UFC 218 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC 218 at the new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit Saturday was everything it was built up to be. Max Holloway defended the UFC featherweight title against Jose Aldo, the man he took it from, with a third-round TKO...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. UFC 218 Results: Max Holloway Beats Jose Aldo Via TKO in Main Event

    UFC 218 brought the violence. That was the expectation, and it didn't fail to deliver. In all, there were nine finishes out of 13 fights from the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. With Win at UFC 218, Max Holloway Proves It's His Era in Featherweight Division

    In terms of pure skill and technical wizardry, Friday night's fight between Nicco Montano and Roxanne Modafferi was possibly the worst title bout in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Max Holloway Beats Jose Aldo Via 3rd-Round TKO at UFC 218

    Max Holloway told fans they were entering the "blessed" era when he defeated Jose Aldo at UFC 212 in June. At UFC 218, he sent out a not-so-friendly reminder that it's still his time in the featherweight division...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC 218 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Aldo vs. Holloway 2 Fight Card

    For MMA fans Saturday night, it was hard to know where to look. UFC 218 lacked mainstream name recognition but still came packed with firepower...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. UFC's Latest Heavyweight Star Lands Uppercut from Hell at UFC 218

    Francis Ngannou is a terrifying man, and the latest example of that came at UFC 218 . Facing veteran kickboxer Alistair Overeem , the Predator delivered possibly the greatest highlight ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Francis Ngannou Beats Alistair Overeem via Vicious 1st-Round KO at UFC 218

    Francis Ngannou took a huge step toward proving he's the future of the heavyweight division with a first-round knockout victory over Alistair Overeem in the co-main event of UFC 218 at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. After the War He Promised with Justin Gaethje, Eddie Alvarez Is Unequalled

    Always forward. Thud. Thud, thud, thud. Forward. Thud. Thud, thud. Forward again. Thud. A crowd screams. Chaos, in one form, ongoing for the past 15 minutes or less, is over...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Most Anticipated UFC Fight of 2017 Ends with Devastating Knee Knockout

    Eddie Alvarez was an indie darling that endeared hardcore MMA fans with his resilience and scrappy style. Justin Gaethje caught the eye of the combat sports world with his toughness and non-stop offense...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 218 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Holloway vs. Aldo 2

    The wait is over for Max Holloway's first UFC featherweight title defense. While his opposition may have changed, he still faces a stiff test against former champion Jose Aldo...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    It is what it is. UFC 218 took a hit when Frankie Edgar was replaced just weeks ago before tonight's main event at the Little Caesars Arena In Detroit, but a worthy contender ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC Fighter Channels His Inner AJ Styles with Calf Crusher Finish

    Some pro wrestling submission holds are a bit silly. The Octopus Stretch? The Muta Lock? The Clover Leaf? It's hard to suspend disbelief when we see wrestlers tap to those...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. UFC Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale: Nicco Montano Beats Roxanne Modafferi

    Nicco Montano became the first women's flyweight champion in UFC history Friday night when she defeated Roxanne Modafferi via unanimous decision (50-45, 49-46, 49-46) in The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale main event at Park Theater in Las Vegas...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. Gaston Bolanos Knocks Out Rick Gutierrez with Spinning Elbow at Bellator 189

    In a lightweight match on the Bellator 189 undercard Friday, Gaston "The Dreamkiller" Bolanos lived up to his nickname and delivered a pinpoint spinning elbow to drop Rick Gutierrez in the first round...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. God of Violence: Justin Gaethje Doesn't Care About His Health...Or Anyone Else's

    When you watch Justin Gaethje (18-0, 15 KO) fight, the eyes tell the story. There are his, filled not with anger, but with nothing at all. A cold, deep void, bottomless and unyielding...

    Jonathan Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments