Brad Pickett’s second flyweight fight for the UFC did not go to plan. more
A big drop for the UFC and Fox Sports 1 in the ratings department as Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens (and the supporting cast) were unable to pull in significant viewing numbers
Last week was the first ever headlining spot for Cub Swanson and just the second for Jeremy Stephens. Swanson took an entertaining unanimous decision over Stephens in San Antonio to earn (likely) a title shot against the Jose Aldo/Chad Mendes winner. Unfortunately for Cub, his main event debut did not produce good rating more
Tickets for the UFC’s first event in Tulsa go on sale today, and $172 will get you cageside.Filed under: News, UFC more
Fabricio Werdum will finally fight for the UFC title on Nov. 15, when he battles reigning champion Cain Velasquez at UFC 180 in Mexico City, and his head coach Rafael Cordeiro is confident that the jiu-jitsu specialist has what it takes to beat Velasquez standing or on the ground.
"It’s going to be so cool," Cordeiro told MMAFighting.com. "Fabricio has been training for this moment for years. Ever since he moved to the United States seven years ago, he developed a great stand-up game. He has a h more
Wednesday night, Jim Miller stepped into the UFC Octagon opposite fellow lightweight contender Donald Cerrone. However, things did not go the way of Miller in this bout, as he succumbed to a second-round head-kick knockout loss in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
The loss for Miller knocks him out of contention for the time being. He is tough as nails and well-rounded as they come, but he has failed to break through to a title consideration with a performance against a fellow top lightweight.
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Watch the full fight video highlights for the UFC Fight Night: Atlantic City main event between Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller. more
It's been a busy week for the UFC. Wednesday night, it was UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City. Saturday, it's UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland.
The card in Ireland will feature local superstar Conor McGregor continuing his UFC journey when he takes on Diego Brandao. Not only that, but McGregor's teammate Gunnar Nelson looks to stay unbeaten when he takes on Zak Cummings.
Need five reasons to watch this card? Here are those reasons to tune into Fight Pass Saturday.Begin Slideshow more
DUBLIN – It may be slightly harsh to say the UFC’s flyweight division is in a state of disarray. Filed under: News, UFC more
In another two-event week for the UFC, this time, maybe things are all right. Or so says Ben Fowlkes, MMAjunkie and USA TODAY’s MMA columnist.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more