With the UFC back in Dublin for its first time in five years, UFC President Dana White wanted to make sure that the fans felt welcome. White offered fans a free drink via Twitter, and it looks like his bill could be pretty pricey, judging from the subsequent tweets. Note to self: Offering drinks to an entire Dublin bar may not be the best idea for the wallet. [Twitter]Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com more
For the first time ever, the UFC’s digital streaming service UFC FIGHT PASS will broadcast UFC’s Ultimate Media Day live from Las Vegas ahead of the star-studded weekend of fights. more
The UFC returns to Atlantic City for the first time in a long time, as UFC Fight Night 45 comes live on Wednesday. Headlined by Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller, the card boasts some great young talent who are looking to establish their names.
International Fight Week was rough on my preliminary card record. My record was at .500, which was not bad in theory but wasn't good either.
Without further ado, here are the preliminary picks for UFC Fight Night 45. 2014 Riley's Record: 94-63
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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
For the first time in his seven-fight UFC tenure, Diego Brandao did not receive guidance from coach Mike Winkeljohn heading into his UFC Fight Night Dublin matchup with Conor McGregor. more
Not that Noad Lahat is looking past Steven Siler, whom he meets at UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose Saturday night…but Lahat is looking past Steven Siler. Not from a place of competitive superiority, but because has to. Lahat is the UFC’s second Israeli-born fighter. With the recent outbreak of violence in Gaza, with missiles flying over his homeland and his family ducking for cover, Lahat is relegated to his most immediate commitment. That’s his Saturday commitment. That’s the fun and games part, the more
For the second time in nearly three years, UFC veteran Matt Hamill has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. more
World Series of Fighting 11 hits the network TV airwaves for the first time ever. See what's in store for Saturday afternoon's NBC-televised card as we preview a card featuring a lightweight title fight between Justin Gaethje and Nick Newell. This preview is going to take an off-road approach to breaking down tomorrow afternoon's card. Instead, each main card fight will be How much does Jon Fitch have left in the tank? Jon Fitch's days as a top UFC welterweight crashed the moment he was flattene more
Sara McMann will return to the Octagon for the first time since a failed title bid against Ronda Rousey, as the Olympic silver medalist faces Lauren Murphy on Aug. 16. more