BANGOR, Maine – It’s part of UFC President Dana White’s job to hype every season of “The Ultimate Fighter” reality show as a must-see product. But when discussing “TUF 20,” he seems to really mean it.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
At the UFC Fight Night 47 weigh-ins, all 20 fighters taking part in Saturday's UFC Fight Night 47 fights will step on the scale Friday, and we'll have the live video here at MMAFighting.com.In the main event, Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux will have to make the ligh t heavyweight limit of 205 pounds.The UFC Fight Night 47 weigh-in takes place at 4 p.m. ET, and the video is above.
Check out the UFC Fight Night 47 weigh-in results below.
Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 10 p.m. ET)Ryan Bader vs. Ovince read news >>
Part 2 of our extra-large breakdown of last weekend's high-profile action on the regional circuit. And now, Part 2 of this week's double-sized Beyond the Octagon.
In Cage Fury FC out of Atlantic City, the undefeated Jonavin Webb (7-0-0) put UFC vet Dan Stittgen (9-5-0) away with strikes in the closing seconds of the third round, capturing the organization's welterweight title in the process. Stittgen went 0-2 in the UFC, first falling to Stephen Thompson by knockout and then losing a closely con read news >>
The epic finals to the most epic one-night tournament in UFC history, plus Scott Ferrozzo thinks he is Ric Flair and Dan Severn hype packages (yes, plural). Plus, what is next for the UFC and the OSMMA series? read news >>
The best of the best-of-the-best UFC tournaments is finally here, featuring the rematch between Don Frye and Gary Goodridge, and the returns of Ken Shamrock and Tank Abbott! read news >>
For my money, the best part of last week’s instantly infamous off-air SportsCenter squabble between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier comes before either of them even utters a word.
The death threats and trash talk are fine—to borrow a phrase from Nick Diaz, it’s whatever—but the truly golden moment of this exchange emerges the instant Jones decides he’s going to go in on Cormier. You can see it as he fiddles his earpiece into place, a little grin creeping across his face before he opens his mouth an read news >>
In the second part of the "Strikes and Serves" comparative feature, Karim Zidan attempts to scrutinize the respective business models of tennis and MMA. He will also attempt to analyze whether unions will potential play a role in the future of the sports. While feuds between players help sports flourish, it is the heated rivalries between leagues that leads to truly groundbreaking changes in the structures of sports. This is particularly true for both tennis and Mixed Martial Arts; over the past read news >>
At the WSOF 12 weigh-ins, all 18 fighters taking part in Saturday night's WSOF 12 fights will step on the scale Friday morning, and we'll have the live video here at MMAFighting.com.In the main event, Luis Palomino and Lewis Gonzalez will have to make the lightweight limit of 155 pounds.The WSOF 12 weigh-in takes place at 7 p.m. ET, and the video is above.Check out the WSOF 12 weigh-in results below.Main card (NBC Sports at 10 p.m. ET)Luis Palomino vs. Lewis GonzalezCully Butterfield vs. Ronny M read news >>
LAS VEGAS -- UFC featherweight Dustin Poirier took part in Monday's UFC 178 media day at the MGM Grand and talked to the media about the path of his career to this point, whether he believes his opponent Conor McGregor is as skilled as some suggest, how he's improving as a technician, why this upcoming fight marks a turning point in his career and much more. read news >>
LAS VEGAS – For the better part of an hour, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier each calmly explained why their upcoming fight wasn’t personal. Then the two stood toe-to-toe for a photo opportunity, and that all changed in an instant.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC, (...) read news >>
LAS VEGAS -- UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor was part of Monday's UFC 178 media day festivities at the MGM Grand and spoke to the media about his impending fight with Dustin Poirier, his win over Diego Brandao in Dublin, what life's been like since then, why he loves the smell of fear in his opposition and more. read news >>