Dana White was ranked by GQ magazine as one of the sleaziest men in sports, ahead of the likes of Lance Armstrong and Ray Rice.
It just has not been Dana White's week.
Not only was the UFC President forced to apologize for breach of protocol when he relieved a judge from his duties during the Macau event last week, he has just had the honour of being named one of the "sleaziest" people in sports. It appears GQ's reasoning behind this was White's infamous manner with money (i.e. leaving a casino read news >>
A few days removed from a hard-fought battle with a UFC newcomer few had heard of, Max Holloway would love to run a fight back with a featherweight everyone’s been talking about. Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, UFC read news >>
After three years in the amateur ranks, Hawaiian native Kailin Curran turned pro in 2013 and so far the move has proven successful. She's now part of the UFC's new strawweight division. read news >>
Lewis Gonzalez is undefeated, rocketing up the ranks, but he knows he needs an impressive performance against Luis Palomino at WSOF 12 to continue to earn his place in the sport. read news >>
If there was any confusion over where Dennis Bermudez ranks in the featherweight division, the surging contender validated his status as a top-10 featherweight. Not only did Bermudez continue his winning streak, which currently sits at seven in a row, but he did so in front of a national television audience. He also added a win over a well-known fighter, something that had been missing on his resume during his UFC tenure.
Bermudez thwarted Clay Guida's takedown attempts throughout the fight. He read news >>
The UFC has signed a new heavyweight to the ranks, 39 year old Legacy FC vet Richard Odoms.
I keep saying that heavyweight MMA is a weird place, it's own special deal; a world in which the normal laws of MMA talent acquisition and scouting don't really apply. It's signings like this that confirm that world view to me. Because, by any sensible measure, the UFC's signing of Richard Odoms is weird. But, for heavyweight MMA, it's normal. Or at least near enough. His signing was announced by the UFC read news >>
Hard-hitting British welterweight Paul Daley has rejoined the ranks of Bellator MMA. read news >>
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Having successfully made the transition from amateur to professional, Kyra Batari is more than ready for RFA 15 and her fight with Rosa Acevedo. read news >>
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An injury to Claudio Silva has brought a new welterweight signing from the ranks of Jungle Fight. Current Jungle Fight Welterweight champion Rodrigo Goiana de Lima.
It's that time of year again, spring has past. The the world is creeping into the summer months, and the UFC is out harvesting another crop of Jungle Fight champions. Just last week, they signed lightweight champ Thiago dos Santos. Now, following an undisclosed injury to Claudio Silva, Combate reports that the UFC has picked up Jungl read news >>
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Battling up the ranks in mixed martial arts is a difficult process in itself, and carving out a place on the UFC roster is a goal every fighter strives to make good on. read news >>
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T.J. Dillashaw's rapid ascension up the bantamweight ranks has been filled with impressive performances. The Team Alpha Male member has successfully parlayed his highly touted prospect status into that of a bona fide title contender on the strength of a dominant run up the ladder at 135 pounds. After making it to the finals of the 14th installment of The Ultimate Fighter, the 28-year-old has carved out his place as one of the elite fighters in the bantamweight division by winning five of his six read news >>