Pushing through long odds has to get old. It’s a great story for everyone else, but for the person actually doing it, the struggle to succeed in a driving headwind is not a feel-good narrative. It’s decidedly feel-bad, actually. But if you can get up on top of that headwind for even a second, well, that’s got to be pretty doggone sweet.
The most tumultuous stretch of Rick Glenn’s career—maybe his entire life—began late last fall when, barely a month away from the date, he announced he would not read news >>
A middleweight showdown between Lyoto Machida and Luke Rockhold is in the works for a UFC event sometime later this year. read news >>
UFC lightweight contender T.J. Grant, whose title hopes were delayed when he suffered a concussion during a 2013 training session, could return to the cage as soon as this fall.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
On the shelf since Nov. 2013, Octagon veteran Thiago Tavares looked to reinvent himself at Featherweight against Robbie Peralta last night (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 47 from Bangor, Maine. It couldn't have gone any better for Tavares, who stormed into the crowded division with a dominant performance. Find out how in our fight breakdown below!
Last night (Sat., Aug. 16, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight notables Robbie Peralta and Thiago Tavares fought on the read news >>
After shuttering its women’s divisions in 2013, Bellator MMA is reestablishing its 145-pound weight class for females, and two notables are among the first signings.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News read news >>
UFC lightweight Donald Cerrone was found not guilty of third degree assault from a ‘boating rage’ incident in 2013. While several MMA fighters made the news this week for disturbing domestic assault incidents, Donald Cerrone appears to have been on the right side of the law in his own assault case.
The UFC lightweight competitor was acquitted of third degree assault on Friday, Aug.8, after which he publicly took to twitter to express his appreciation for the judicial system. Its good to know you read news >>
German featherweight standout Dennis Siver will make his first start since December of 2013 when he faces Scotland's Robert Whiteford at UFC Fight Night Stockholm on October 4th. read news >>
Talita Nogueira was the 2013 Female Fighter of the Year at the Brazilian MMA Awards, and she wants to continue to prove her talent inside the Octagon in 2014.
A multiple-time jiu-jitsu world champion, "Treta" is in talks with the UFC and hopes to sign a deal with the promotion after racking up a perfect 6-0 record with four submissions and a pair of knockout victories.
"My manager is talking to Sean Shelby and the UFC, that’s why I’m staying in shape and training hard already," Nogueira told MMA read news >>
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When Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson was booked in September 2013, nobody thought the Swede stood much of a chance against the light heavyweight champion, whom many were already calling the greatest mixed martial artist of all time.
But the two went toe-to-toe for 25 back-and-forth minutes in what ended up being one of the best scraps in the history of the sport. In hindsight, it was a can't-miss fight.
Thankfully, the two will rematch later this year at UFC 178, in what is one of the 12 can' read news >>
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After dominating the flyweight field in 2013, Demetrious Johnson is back to face Ali Bagautinov in the first-ever 125-pound UFC main event at tonight's (June 14, 2014) UFC 174 from Vancouver, British Columbia. Is there any way "Puncher King" can dethrone the surging "Mighty Mouse?" Read our fight preview to find out!
History will be made this Saturday night (June 14, 2014) when Demetrious Johnson and Ali Bagautinov square off in the first-ever Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight pay-p read news >>
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2013 saw an explosion in popularity for women's MMA. Once considered nothing more than a niche in MMA, the women's divisions have quickly become some of the most popular and exciting.
Women's MMA certainly has its detractors, though, and one of them is former Strikeforce and Pride heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko.
Emelianenko said the following, per MMA Mania: "I respect the girls who defend the country's honor at the Olympics, in wrestling, boxing. But I do not support female MMA. A woman read news >>