Things move at a rapid pace in mixed martial arts, and Kelvin Gastelum is getting used to receiving his education on the fly. Just 14 months ago, the Arizona-based fighter was staring down the barrel of a long-shot opportunity against one of the most highly touted competitors to ever come through The Ultimate Fighter tournament in Uriah Hall.
The flashy striker's highlight reel knockouts during the 17th season of the reality-based fighting program had evoked talk of future title runs and a fast more
Ask UFC President Dana White who could possibly beat women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, and the answer you’ll get is a perplexing mix of anyone and no one.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more
The changes due to the postponed UFC 176 undercard on August 2 continued Wednesday. more
The main event planned for UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City has Fight of the Night written all over it. Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, owner of three straight stoppage victories, will take on the tough and dangerous Jim Miller. Cerrone and Miller are ranked sixth and seventh, respectively, in the lightweight division.
The winner may not be ready for a title shot, but he would certainly have every right to consider himself one fight away. Khabib Nurmagomedov has already made it known that he would l more
Robbie Lawler's nickname may be "Ruthless," but "Resurgent" would also be a fitting moniker at this point in his career. The veteran powerhouse has long been regarded as one of the premier knockout artists in mixed martial arts; a well-earned reputation he built on his penchant for settling the opposition in abrupt—and sometimes brutal fashion—throughout his career. In the early stages of his time on the sport's biggest stage, the Davenport, Iowa, fighter carried the weight of tremendous potenti more
Even if UFC on Fox 12 only featured the "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler vs. "The Immortal" Matt Brown bout, there would be a good number of viewers tuning in to what figures to be an action-packed clash between two elite welterweights.
This is one of those fights that jumps off the screen or page, the moment you read that it was going to take place. Because there is actually an undercard to augment the appeal of the compelling main event, UFC on Fox 12 from the SAP Center in San Jose, California could more
October’s UFC Fight Night 53 lineup in Sweden continues to take shape and now has its second fight.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
James Te Huna has planned a rude welcome for Nate Marquardt. Whether he can execute it or not remains to be seen. more
Imagine you are a mixed martial artist. You work every day with one goal in mind: the UFC Octagon. You belong there. You sense it. Every step you take, every bite of food you ingest, is done with the UFC in mind. You're invited to participate on The Ultimate Fighter. Congratulations. It's not quite the UFC, but it's close. If you're really the trained beast you claim to be, you'll be in the UFC soon enough. Now imagine you went to tryouts, made the cut and received a fight to get into the TUF ho more