Which isn't good news for the UFC light heavyweight division. Anthony Johnson made a triumphant return to the Octagon at UFC 172 earlier this year by dominating top ranked light heavyweight contender Phil Davis for 15 minutes.
A fight that marked "Rumble's" first inside the Octagon since getting the boot back in 2012 for failing to make weight for the third time during his tenure with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
Soon thereafter, Johnson failed to make weight on the regional circuit, as more
Cat Zingano is cleared and ready to fight, even if it means a short-notice headliner at next month’s UFC 176 event.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
If the name Jake Heun sounds familiar, it is probably because he appeared twice on “The Ultimate Fighter” reality series. more
At age 36, "The Dragon" is confident he still has the tools to defeat the much younger and undefeated middleweight champion, Chris Weidman. At 36 years of age, Lyoto Machida has proven time and again he still has what it takes to compete with the best competition Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has to offer.
The proof is in the pudding, as he earned himself a shot at the middleweight title, which he will attempt to claim when he faces division champion Chris Weidman at this weekend's (Sat., more
Fight week always feels the same for UFC heavyweight Stefan Struve. But in another sense, there’s nothing usual about his next mixed martial arts bout.Filed under: News, UFC 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
When a fighter loses a title fight, he usually has to go back to the drawing board, see what went wrong and figure out how to come back stronger.
Some are able to do that very well and get back in title contention quickly. Others, like Frank Mir, don't do so well after a title loss.
With more divisions and fighters now than ever before, there are far more title fights and far more title contenders. Some contenders are ready for a second or maybe even a third shot at the belt. Let's see who they more
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UFC Fight Night 44 will be the UFC's second show this weekend, beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET. The event, taking place in San Antonio, Texas, follows Fight Night 43, which began at 2:30 a.m ET, from New Zealand.
The latter half of the double billing is set to be headlined by a featherweight clash between Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens. A win would position either man quite close to a shot at Jose Aldo's divisional crown.
In the co-main event of the evening, up-and-comers Kelvin Gastelum and Nicholas more