The UFC is full of some of the most gifted athletes in sports, and it didn't take long for Americans to find out.
According to digital marketing gurus Compete Pulse, in 2006, the UFC became the fastest growing sport in America. Things haven't slowed down since then, as UFC pay-per-view events continued to rack up huge numbers, surpassing 1 million buys on many occasions, most recently during UFC 168, according to MMAPayout.com.
So, what's the root cause for the epic success of this organization? more
With all the attention focused on the UFC featherweight division recently, it’s a wonder why Dennis Bermudez’ name doesn’t come up more in conversations about the top emerging talents... more
Expectation can be a difficult thing to hold in mixed martial arts, but Aljamain Sterling has worn it well.
After an impressive run on smaller stages around the sport that served to built a solid amount of buzz around his name, the 24-year-old New York native received the call to bring his services to the UFC. Sterling's blend of tenacity, pressure and grappling prowess proved far too much for competition on the regional scene to handle, and questions lingered as to how the Serra-Longo product w more
LAS VEGAS -- Alexis Davis talks about her UFC 175 women's bantamweight title fight against Ronda Rousey, the buzz heading into the fight, being such a big underdog, her preparation for the fight, and more. more
LAS VEGAS -- UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey spoke to the media on Wednesday at the UFC 175 pre-fight workouts. She discussed what was different about her preparation in this camp for Alexis Davis, how she's proud to see respect for judo grow in MMA, becoming a fan of the World Cup and why she believes she has 'way more to lose' than her opponent on Saturday. more
Women's MMA is growing, and with that, we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts, as well as becoming more prevalent on the big stage.
The UFC, Invicta and World Series of Fighting are just three of the major organizations that host female fighters. When you consider Deep Jewels, MMA Super Heroes and several others who let the ladies compete, you have a bunch of proving grounds for these up-and-coming athletes.
Here is this month's instal more
The UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller lineup has been finalized, with one peculiar decision that sees the first ever women's 115 lbs fight in UFC history buried on Fight Pass.
While the women's strawweight division will comprise the entire TUF 20 cast, culminating in the division's inaugural champion in December, the first official fight in the division will take place in New Jersey in just 2 weeks time. Claudia Gadelha (11-0), one of the top women's 115ers in the world, is scheduled to make h more
In the second episode of UFC Embedded to promote UFC 175, women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey works out and gets real inside of her Mandalay Bay hotel room, Alexis Davis and Lyoto Machida fly to Las Vegas, while UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and Gian Villante collide in a heated FIFA '14 match. more
UFC women’s bantamweight Jessica Eye doesn’t buy in to champ Ronda Rousey’s explanation for why she beat Sara McMann.Filed under: News, UFC more