Let's get vertical! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has released the new poster for its upcoming UFC 178: "Johnson vs. Cariaso" pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place on Sept. 27, 2014 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Nevada.
UFC 178 will be headlined by flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who takes on top contender Chris Cariaso for all the marbles, thanks to an untimely injury to original headliner Jon Jones (more on that here), as "Bones" was sh 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 >>
It’s going to be a busy holiday season for the Nevada State Athletic Commission, which today approved requests from UFC parent Zuffa to hold a trio of events in December and January.Filed under: News read news >>
Charges that include battery, coercion, and assault with a deadly weapon.
Embattled mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Jon Koppenhaver, who legally changed his name to "War Machine" back in 2008, appeared before California Superior Court on Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2014) after his arrest in Simi Valley, which came seven days after his alleged attack on porn star Christy Mack.
Koppenhaver waived extradition, according to Boston Herald, and will be packed up and shipped back to "Sin City" later this week, read news >>
That was fast.
Not long after parting ways with Bellator MMA, former 155-pound champion Eddie Alvarez inked a new deal with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2014) and will make his debut against Donald Cerrone at the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sept. 27 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Nevada.
UFC President Dana White confirmed the pairing earlier today.
UFC first tried to acquire Alvarez in early 2013, but then-Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney read news >>
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's report of War Machine's violent encounter with porn star love interest Christy Mack on August 9 is now public and, as unfortunately expected, many of the details are gruesome. Tap Nap Snap was the first media outlet to release the four-page document, which confirms that former "Megan Wants a Millionaire" contestant Corey Thomas was the third party involved in the alleged bloody beating and that he had been dating Mack. According to the report, Chris read news >>
For the first time since 2012, Las Vegas’ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will host a UFC event. MMAjunkie today learned the Sin City property will host The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale, which features the first women’s strawweight title fight in UFC history. UFC (...) read news >>
War Machine, aka Jonathan Koppenhaver, is sought by Las Vegas police in connection with a brutal assault that left former girlfriend and porn star Christy Mack in the hospital. He’s still at large. Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Years of living in Las Vegas have not covered up Brad Tavares’ Hawaiian roots. He’s proud of that fact, and though he doesn’t beat his chest about it, the little things that come out when he talks... read news >>
LAS VEGAS — Michelle Waterson, the Invicta Fighting Championships 105-pound champion, is already reaping the benefits of Invicta's recent broadcast deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Beginning September 6, Invicta events will stream live on Fight Pass, the UFC's digital subscription service. Previous Invicta events aired mostly via Internet pay-per-view, with mixed results; purchasing problems with their pay-per-view partner forced Invicta founder Shannon Knapp to give away her last t read news >>
The Las Vegas Police Department has issued seven arrest warrants for the capture of War Machine for his role in an alleged assault of ex-girlfriend Christy Mack and another victim. read news >>