Dana White is accustomed to being in the news. As the head of the most recognizable fight promotion in the world, it comes with the territory. read news >>
On September 27 in Las Vegas, Demetrious Johnson will put his flyweight title on the line against No. 8-ranked flyweight Chris Cariaso. In the co-main event, perennial lightweight contender Donald Cerrone will face off against UFC newcomer and former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez.
While those are two big fights in terms of importance in each division, the third fight on the main card may have more people talking going into it.
That fight is a featherweight matchup between No. 9-ran read news >>
T.J. Dillashaw dismantled Renan Barao in May, and he believes he’s got more of the same in store for him on Saturday at UFC 177. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Jose Aldo's head coach said that he would advise his fighters to do trash talking and other commercial moves to promote fights.
Before Jose Aldo shoved Chad Mendes in their staredown to promote UFC 179, Dede Pederneiras kind of knew what was coming.
In an interview published by Combate.com on Monday, Aldo's coach and Nova Uniao leader said that he was going to have a conversation with his athletes to explain the importance of promotion in the fight business, even if he was essentially against tr read news >>
Nearly two years of litigation and mounting frustration finally came to a head for Eddie Alvarez earlier this month, as Bellator granted its two-time lightweight champion his unconditional release, and just a few hours later, Alvarez put pen to paper, inking a deal with Zuffa to fight Donald Cerrone at UFC 178.
The contract represents the beginning of a long-awaited next chapter for Alvarez, while for UFC officials, it signifies the arrival of another world class lightweight as well as an introd read news >>
In arguably the biggest and most shocking title upset in UFC history, current bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw dominated former kingpin Renan Barao at UFC 173.
With tactical precision, overwhelming pressure and the sort of five-round conditioning we're not used to seeing, especially in the midst of landing 140 significant strikes, "The Viper" made Barao look like a technician without his tools.
Dillashaw's commanding performance not only shed light on how dynamic and prolific he can be, but it read news >>
Today, the head of a gym known for housing UFC stars such as Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida denied the facility has a problem with performance-enhancing drugs.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
On Saturday, the UFC returns to Macau, China, for UFC Fight Night 48: Bisping vs. Le. The main event features a middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Cung Le. However, the co-main event is arguably more interesting.
The co-main event is a welterweight matchup between No. 4-ranked Tyron Woodley and No. 10-ranked Dong Hyun Kim.
Woodley is 3-2 in the UFC but lost his last fight by unanimous decision to Rory MacDonald. Prior to that, Woodley had beaten Josh Koscheck and Carlos Condit, both b read news >>
This Saturday, former lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, faces off against the No. 5-ranked lightweight, Rafael dos Anjos.
Henderson is 2-0 since losing the title to Anthony Pettis in 2013 and is 9-1 overall in the UFC. He is ranked at No. 1 in the division, and a win over dos Anjos could earn him another shot at the title.
Dos Anjos is 6-1 since 2011, including a win over Donald Cerrone, with the lone loss coming to Khabib Nurmagomedov. He is ranked No. 5, but many aren't talking about him read news >>
While slowly wrapping his hands before practice one morning last week at American Top Team, UFC heavyweight Shawn Jordan explained the experience of a professional MMA fight in terms any video-game enthusiast could understand.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Michael Bisping and Cung Le will meet in the main event of UFC Fight Night 48 this Saturday from Macau.
Bisping, the No. 8-ranked middleweight contender, will try to rebound after losing to Tim Kennedy earlier this year. Le has not fought since 2012 when he went 2-0 against Patrick Cote and Rich Franklin.
The English middleweight needs a win to make one last run up the contender ladder, but Le will try to add another victory to his resume as his career dwindles down in his twilight years as an a read news >>