Following an injury, Thiago Alves has been cleared to start wrestling again and he plans to return to the Octagon in December, according to a report on Wednesday afternoon. read news >>
When the UFC introduced the women’s bantamweight division into the fold in early December 2012, one potential fight stood out for many fans – a pairing of the weight class’ two Olympians... read news >>
UFC veteran Joe Riggs is on the mend after undergoing surgery last week to repair an injury to his right hand suffered while he was clearing a hand gun in his home on July 28. read news >>
The UFC is coming back to Fox this winter. The network-television event would be the perfect opportunity for the UFC to promote its growing female divisions, and make new stars on its biggest platform.
The stars are aligning for a chance to make UFC on Fox 13 its biggest network card yet, and as the ratings stay at the low end—in spite of winning key demographics—there is a chance to regain a large audience with an all-female card. The main cards of the Fox events have settled into a routine of read news >>
Joe Riggs is targeting a December return from his self-inflicted gunshot wound. In this graphic video, Riggs shows the wound to his leg, and reveals details about the incident. 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 >>
UFC President Dana White announced at the post-fight press conference that the next edition of UFC on FOX would take place in Phoenix, Arizona. Following the conclusion of Saturday night's UFC on FOX 12 show, Dana White revealed that the next network date would be Saturday, December 13 in Phoenix, Arizona.
The UFC President did not announce any match-ups for the broadcast but appeared excited for the promotion's first trip to Phoenix.
"This is the UFC's first trip to Phoenix," White stated at th read news >>
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UFC No. 1 middleweight contender Vitor Belfort was granted a license from the Nevada Athletic Commission on Wednesday to fight Chris Weidman in December. read news >>
The Nevada State Athletic Commission granted UFC middleweight competitor Vitor Belfort licensure to compete in the State of Nevada. He is expected to face Chris Weidman on December 6 in Las Vegas. Vitor Belfort is once again licensed to compete in the State of Nevada.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission unanimously granted the former UFC light-heavyweight champion licensure to fight in Nevada if the Brazilian agreed to three non-negotiable conditions. Firstly, the fight would not take place bef read news >>
UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort has been granted a license by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Wednesday at a hearing in Las Vegas. Per commission orders, Belfort cannot compete prior to December, he must fight in Las Vegas for his next bout and is subject to random blood and urine testing no matter where he is. Belfort must also pay for the enhanced testing procedures.
As a result, the UFC announced Wednesday he'll face UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in the main event o read news >>
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Anthony Pettis will return to the octagon to defend his UFC lightweight title against Gilbert Melendez in December.
Anthony Pettis will return to UFC action this December on what could be a massive card.
The UFC lightweight champion announced on yesterday's edition of The MMA Hour that he will be facing Gilbert Melendez on December 6 in Las Vegas. That event, which appears as though it will be UFC 181, still doesn't have a venue set as of now.
However, the December 6 date is also the event that read news >>