Brendan O'Reilly may not have gotten the call for the TUF Nations Finale after appearing on the show, but he's ready to impress in his promotional debut at UFC Macao on Saturday. read news >>
If all goes well, two of Bellator's newest signed sluggers are going to square off against each other later this year.
Bellator president Scott Coker revealed on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour that if Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef can get through their upcoming respective bouts unscathed, the promotion is eyeing a match-up between the two welterweights for late-2014.
"Paul, pending his September 12th fight in London, if he's okay, we're going to be fighting him in November here in America," Co read news >>
Sara McMann believes everyone in the women’s bantamweight division has place in line -- and that goes for potential UFC employees as well as current talent. read news >>
Two recently victorious flyweights may soon collide to determine the next challenger for the UFC's 125-pound title.
A proposed match-up between top-10 contenders John Lineker and Ian McCall is currently in discussions by UFC matchmakers, according to a report from MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani on UFC Tonight, and both fighters are in favor of the idea.
Lineker (24-7) and McCall (13-4-1), ranked No. 7 and No. 3 respectively, both earned impressive wins within three days of each other in mid-Jul read news >>
Former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva had his grudge match with Chael Sonnen scheduled for earlier this month postponed after "The Axe Murderer" ran into some trouble with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but he still thinks the bout will happen.
The Brazilian slugger allegedly refused to take a random drug test administered by the commission, on top of not applying for his fighter's license on time, so he was removed from UFC 175 in late May, per MMA Fighting. While Sonnen was quick to pok read news >>
While Daniel Cormier has accomplished much in his brief mixed martial arts career, the title of UFC champion has thus far eluded him.
Naturally, Cormier is hoping to change that fact on September 27th when he challenges the sport's pound-for-pound kingpin, light heavyweight titleholder Jon Jones, at UFC 178. Though if all goes as planned, Cormier will have some unexpected championship pedigree aiding him in his quest for the belt.
"I've got some friends and they put me in contact with some of th read news >>
Fighters like Chris Weidman, Daniel Cormier, and Khabib Nurmagomedov have managed spotless professional records. Currently at 10-0, Michinori Tanaka is looking to follow in their footsteps. read news >>
Ray Longo, the striking coach of UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, is welcoming any and all challengers next for his prized pupil. Speaking on MMA Junkie Radio, Longo gushed about Weidman's recent UFC 175 win over Lyoto Machida and stated who he thinks is in the title mix at 185 pounds. I don’t care what happens. Chris Weidman is for real. He’s a great fighter. He’s going to be around for a long time, as long as he can stay injury free. Look, he got Lyoto Machida. (Quinton) ‘Rampage’ Jack read news >>
Glover Teixeira is looking to get back to work inside the cage, but he's taking the necessary time to make sure he'll be firing on all cylinders when that time comes.
The Brazilian powerhouse suffered a torn labrum in his loss to Jon Jones at UFC 172 back in May, in what resulted in one of the most lopsided defeats in the 34-year-old's career. The injury occurred in the early goings of the title tilt when the light heavyweight champion used a shoulder crank on the challenger while the two fighte read news >>
Derrick Lewis has not lost since 2011, and his outing at Sunday’s “The Ultimate Fighter 19” finale in Las Vegas proved no different. read news >>
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Former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is antivcipating an August return to the octagon and likes a potential match-up against Takeya Mizugaki. Dominick Cruz is eyeing a potential return to the octagon as early as August.
The former WEC and UFC bantamweight champion, who has been on a forced hiatus due to several ACL injuries, believes he could be ready to return to the octagon by UFC 177 on August 30.
Cruz's coach Eric Del Fierro informed UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani that "The Dominator" read news >>