UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones underwent successful knee surgery in Los Angeles on Thursday.
According to a member of his management team, Jones is already out of the hospital, walking with crutches while his injured leg is in a brace.
Jones tore the meniscus in his left knee on Monday while training with new teammate Alistair Overeem in New Mexico. In addition to the knee injury, he suffered a high ankle sprain in two different places, which his management team says is more serious th read news >>
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MMA Fighting has Metamoris 4 results for the Sonnen vs. Galvao fight card Aug. 9 at the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, Calif.In the main event, retired UFC star Chael Sonnen will square off against decorated Brazilian grappler Andre Galvao. In the co-main event, Josh Barnett will face Dean Lister.Check out the Metamoris 4 results below.Main card (PPV at 8 p.m. ET)Chael Sonnen vs. Andre GalvaoJosh Barnett vs. Dean ListerSaulo Ribeiro vs. Robert "Comprido" MedeirosVinny Magalaghaes vs. read news >>
This is the Metamoris 4 live blog for the Metamoris event at the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, Calif.There will be six fights on the card. Chael Sonnen vs. Andre Galvao, Josh Barnett vs. Dean Lister, Saulo Ribeiro vs. Robert "Comprido" Medeiros, Vinny Magalaghaes vs. Keenan Cornelius, and Gary Tonon vs. Kit Dale will be the featured matches. A secret match will also be contested.Check out the Metamoris 4 live blog below. Each fight will be contested for one 20-minute round.Secret Ma read news >>
The fourth Metamoris Pro Brazilian jiu-jitsu invitational is set to take place this Sat. night (Aug. 9, 2014), live from Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, Calif., featuring renowned jiu-jitsu practitioners and mixed martial artists competing in a series of grappling super fights (video trailer here). Check out our complete breakdown of Metamoris 4: "Galvao vs. Sonnen" below.
Martial arts that solely involve grappling have never been particularly good at drawing eyes. Metamoris founder R read news >>
Metamoris 4 has released its final video preview trailer for "Galvao vs. Sonnen" on Aug. 9, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif., also featuring a look at Dean Lister vs. Josh Barnett and Vinny Magalhaes vs. Keenan Cornelius. read news >>
LOS ANGELES – There’s clearly no love lost between UFC middleweights Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
LOS ANGELES – So what did fight fans think of Monday’s brawl between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and fellow headliner Daniel Cormier?Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
LOS ANGELES - Conor McGregor looked, and talked, like a man who was determined to regain the spotlight.
McGregor prattled on for a bit at the UFC 178 fan Q and A on Tuesday about his dapper suit and the glittering new gold Rolex watch he was wearing, which he claimed cost $50,000.
The spectacle was enough to get Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier - who grabbed the attention of the MMA and even mainstream sports world with their Monday brawl - to stop sniping at one another for a few moments and bust o read news >>
Andre Galvao will headline the Metamoris 4 card next Saturday in Los Angeles, but he has no idea who will be on the mat with him.
Chael Sonnen has to deal with the Nevada Athletic Commission and his participation on the grappling match is in jeopardy, so Galvao, a two-time ADCC winner and multiple-time jiu-jitsu world champion, keeps training for any type of opponent.
"I will be there, but I don’t know if Sonnen will fight," Galvao told MMAFighting.com on Wednesday. "I’m not absolutely sure yet. read news >>
MMAjunkie on Sunday visited Reign Training Center near Los Angeles, the MMA team headed up by UFC veteran Mark Munoz. Go inside a day at the gym in the photo gallery inside. Filed under: News, Photo Gallery, UFC read news >>
Check out a video replay of Tuesday’s UFC 178 media tour stop in Los Angeles, which included the Sept. 27 event’s co-headliners.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>