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Krzysztof Soszynski retired: The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight calls it quits after 38 professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fights, citing memory loss after a brutal knockout at UFC 140 in late 2011. read news >>
Alexander Gustafsson lost his title rematch with Jon Jones to Daniel Cormier after an injury, now he wants the shot back as Jones won't be ready to fight until January.
Alexander Gustafsson finds himself in a bad spot following yesterday's announcement that Jon Jones suffered a knee injury and the UFC would postpone Jones' fight with Daniel Cormier until January.
Gustafsson was originally set to get his long awaited rematch with Jones when he suffered his own injury, forcing him out of the bout read news >>
After news broke that Daniel Cormier will still be guaranteed his light heavyweight title shot against Jon Jones early next year, injured No. 1 contender Alexander Gustafsson took to Facebook to discuss how he felt about the UFC's decision. I just heard the news that Jones is injured and the fight is rescheduled to January 3???? Until then, I will be more than ready, it was MY fight to begin with and I WANT the fight as the number 1 contender. End of story!! Jones suffered a torn meniscus and an read news >>
That's assuming he can get medically cleared from his concussion.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender T.J. Grant is finally ready to make his return to the Octagon.
On the heels of a five-fight winning streak -- including a blistering first-round knockout of Gray Maynard -- Grant (21-5) was all set to challenge Ben Henderson for the division strap in the main event of UFC 164 all the way back in August of 2013, but was forced to withdraw from the championship contest after read news >>
Actor, comedian, and UFC broadcaster Joe Rogan has mixed feelings about the Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier brawl that broke out at the UFC 178 Media Tour in Las Vegas. read news >>
With Chael Sonnen out for the next two years due to multiple drug test failures, Wanderlei Silva, who doesn't seem to think he'll be suspended for ducking a drug test, is calling out Dan Henderson, who accepts. Fresh off fleeing an attempt by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to drug test him, former Pride champ and current UFC star Wanderlei Silva is looking for a new prospective opponent. He's out a foe since Chael Sonnen got a two year suspension for failing to flee a pair of NSAC drug tes read news >>
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Spitting the truth, or sour grapes? After losing to Tim Kennedy in a lackluster affair at UFC 162 back in July of 2013, Roger Gracie went one-and-done inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon.
After not coming to terms with the ZUFFA-owned mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion on a new contract, Gracie decided to step away from the fight game altogether.
A year later, the 10-time jiu-jitsu world champion is ready to attempt a comeback as he recently told Opavo (via Bloody Elbow) that read news >>
The many-time world BJJ champ and UFC veteran has some thoughts about Zuffa's business practices and explains why he left the organization.
Strikeforce and UFC vet Roger Gracie opened up to Brazilian outlet Opovo about Zuffa and explains his perspective on leaving the organization. Translation by Fernando Arbex.
"I'm with a deal almost closed and in the next few days I'll announce my return to MMA. I should be back still in this year, we got everything settled and soon everybody will know where read news >>
Jon Jones made all sorts of news on Monday.
Not long before he started a confrontation with challenger Daniel Cormier at a UFC 178 media day, via MMA Fighting Newswire, the UFC light heavyweight champion appeared on The MMA Hour with host Ariel Helwani to discuss his rivalries with both Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson, his original challenger before Gustafsson sustained a training injury.
“If anybody’s the Frazier to my Ali, I would say it was Alexander Gustafsson because of the war he put me t read news >>
Not a bad idea. If he can't have this Brazilian bomber, perhaps Luke Rockhold would be willing to settle for another.
Lyoto Machida, who is fresh off a wildly-entertaining five-round war against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Chris Weidman at UFC 175 on July 5, 2014 (video highlights here), wants to face Rocky next inside the Octagon.
Machida (via Bloody Elbow) says he is injury free, despite his 25 minutes of action against "All American," and he should be ready to g read news >>