For Dominick Cruz, a long and often frustrating three-year wait may finally be at an end.
According to Eric del Fierro, Cruz's head coach at Alliance MMA, the snakebitten former UFC bantamweight champion will be fully recovered from injury and ready to fight by August 30, 2014 at UFC 177, if the UFC's requires his services for the pay-per-view card -- although del Fierro noted that a September booking would be preferable.
MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani reported the news on Wednesday's edition o more
Ronda Rousey is a woman possessed whenever she steps into the Octagon, which she will do for the third time in less than seven months at UFC 175 against Alexis Davis. She's been the biggest female star in mixed martial arts for two years but has lacked a real challenge. That's why Rousey's matchup with Davis is so important for the future of women's mixed martial arts, especially if Davis pulls off the upset.
Right now, the former Olympian is the only viable drawing card in that division to the more
The main event of UFC Fight Night 43 saw Kiwi James Te Huna attempt to defend his home country when he took on former title challenger Nate Marquardt. It was a bout that took place in front of a hot New Zealand crowd that would soon be silenced.
The fight itself seemed to be a one-sided battle for Marquardt, who outstruck and outgrappled Te Huna throughout. He eventually secured a fight-ending armbar on Te Huna, earning him a win in a win-or-go-home bout. What did we learn from this fight? Let's more
Did you miss Nate Marquardt submitting James Te Huna in today’s early-morning UFC Fight Night 43 headliner? Check out the video highlights.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos more
Johnny Bedford suffered a disappointing loss on Saturday night, but it's not one he takes lightly or takes the blame for. He puts the blame fully on a bad call by referee Kerry Hatley. more
Cub Swanson posts sixth straight win with unanimous decision over Jeremy Stephens in UFC Fight Night headliner in San Antonio. more
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – A big upset by Nate Marquardt over New Zealand native son James Te Huna was the clear standout from UFC Fight Night 43 in New Zealand.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
With the fight seemingly up for grabs heading into the last round, fourth-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson turned it on to outlast the 11th-ranked Jeremy Stephens in the main event of UFC Fight Night 44 on Saturday.
Swanson, who looked uncharacteristically sluggish in the first two rounds, kept his composure and came on to win the last three rounds to secure a unanimous decision and score his sixth consecutive win.
The setback snapped an impressive three-fight winning streak for Stephens, who su more
Alex White has replaced injured Jim Alers and now fights Lucas Martins next month at UFC Fight Night 45.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more