There was something of a collective sigh of relief when Nick Diaz emerged from retirement earlier this month. Check out what he had to tell UFC.com about returning to the octagon.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos more
For the second time in nearly three years, UFC veteran Matt Hamill has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. more
Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva won’t get what he was hoping for.
"Bigfoot" was campaigning for a heavyweight clash with Josh Barnett, but he will instead face another former UFC champion in Andrei Arlovski in the main event of the UFC Fight Night card in Brasilia, Brazil, on Sept. 13. MMAFighting.com confirmed the match-up with sources close to the situation following a report from Combate.
Silva and Arlovski fought for the first time in 2010 under the Strikeforce banner, and "Bigfoot" came out victori more
Two-division UFC champion BJ Penn spoke with members of the media ahead of the TUF 19 Finale, where he discussed a variety of topics including how he feels at featherweight and whether he may retire following the event on Sunday. more
LAS VEGAS – Renan Barao will get the rematch he was hoping for. The former bantamweight champion will get a shot at revenge against T.J. Dillashaw at UFC 177 on Aug. 30 in Dillashaw’s home base of Sacramento.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
Bruno Santos insists it wasn’t a case of octagon jitters. Mentally, he said, he was feeling just fine.Filed under: News, UFC more
LAS VEGAS – Ahead of tonight’s latest UFC event, The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale, MMAjunkie’s Mike Bohn takes you inside the card.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
Following a third-round TKO loss at the hands of Frankie Edgar Sunday night, BJ Penn decided to put an end to his UFC career.
The 35-year-old legend announced the news inside the Octagon following The Ultimate Fighter 19 finale, and Fox Sports' Mike Chiappetta captured a quote: UFC president Dana White commented on the decision via MMAFighting.com:
Penn finishes his career at 16-10-2 overall. Although, with five losses and a draw in his last seven fights, his final record doesn't exactly do him more
LAS VEGAS – The end has come for “Baby Jay.” Watch B.J. Penn’s retirement announcement in the octagon after his loss to Frankie Edgar. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more