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Ex-Bellator boss Bjorn Rebney almost drove Ben Saunders out of MMA and into kickboxing

"Killa B" reveals he was on the brink of retiring from mixed martial arts (MMA) because the former head cheese over at Bellator MMA insisted on playing "weird games" with its talent. Ben Saunders made an immediate impact in his return to the Octagon this past weekend (Sat., Aug. Show More Summary

ONE FC 19: 'Reign of Champions' preview (part one)

The action begins this Friday (August 29, 2014) from inside Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). ONE FC: "Reign of Champions" is without doubt the best fight card the promotion has ever put together, with no...Show More Summary

UFC 177: TJ Dillashaw will put another 'ass whooping' on Renan Barao on his way to reaching legendary status

And Dillashaw isn't too sure Barao has completely recovered from the first beating he gave him a few months back. Going into his title fight against former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Renan Barao at UFC 173 earlier this year, T.J. Show More Summary

Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum staredown pic from UFC 180 press conference

Sorry, no shoves or table-toppling brawls, that's over here. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Cain Velasquez, as well as division number one contender Fabricio Werdum, were on hand earlier today (Tues., Aug. Show More Summary

Diego Sanchez vs Norman Parke, Kelvin Gastelum vs Jake Ellenberger booked for UFC 180 on Nov. 15 in Mexico

All four fighters are expected to be a part of the pay-per-view (PPV) main card. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has started filling up its UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Werdum" pay-per-view (PPV) fight card, which takes place on Nov....Show More Summary

Tyron Woodley vs. Matt Brown? 'Chosen One' calling for 'Immortal' co-main event at 'Hendricks vs. Lawler 2'

Tyron Woodley once said that "Lazy pigs don't get no slop," and stands behind it by asking the promotion to send him right back into the cage against a powerful welterweight puncher. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweightShow More Summary

Live! Watch UFC 180 kickoff press conference video for 'Velasquez vs. Werdum' in Mexico City

The festivities get underway today (Tues., Aug. 26, 2014) at 1 p.m. ET. Cain Velasquez... remember him? The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight kingpin will finally return to the throne to defend his crown against Fabricio Werdum in the main event of the upcoming UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV), scheduled to take place on Nov. Show More Summary

Korean Zombie injured, pulled from UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden

The good news is, Jung did not suffer any structural damage and may be able to get back into the thick of things in just a couple of weeks. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is actively seeking a new opponent for Akira Corassani following...Show More Summary

UFC 180 tickets for sale online for 'Velasquez vs. Werdum' on Nov. 15 in Mexico City

Get 'em while they're hot caliente! Tickets for the upcoming UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place on Nov. 15, 2014, inside Arena Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico, will go on sale to the general public this Weds. Show More Summary

Dana White in breach of UFC protocol, forced to apologize to ousted judge Howard Hughes following internal review

White stirred up controversy last weekend at the "Bisping vs. Le" event overseas when he bounced judge Howard Hughes, simply because he didn't agree with his scorecards. A move that was found to violate the promotion's rules of selfShow More Summary

UFC 177 'Embedded' video blog, Ep. 1: Earthquakes in Napa Valley, Rocky-style training in Rio de Janeiro

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back with its "Embedded" pre-fight video blog series for UFC 177, featuring behind-the-scenes footage ahead of this weekend's (Sat., Aug. 30, 2014) "Dillashaw vs. Barao 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. Show More Summary

Joe Riggs on accidental shooting: 'I thought I was dead, said goodbye to my son'

Joe Riggs details what happened when he accidentally shot himself inside his home, revealing that he took the time to say bye to his wife and son while waiting for the ambulance because he knew death was certain. Joe Riggs' Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) return, which was supposed to come against Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51 on Sept. Show More Summary

Live UFC 177 results

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to pay-per-view (PPV) this weekend (Sat., Aug. 30, 2014) with UFC 177 from Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. Get complete, official "Dillashaw vs. Barao 2" event results, live updates...Show More Summary

Infographic shows top UFC PPV-buying cities/states, top-grossing events and much more

Buffalo Wild Wings FTW! Watching UFC 129: "St. Pierre vs. Shields" on pay-per-view (PPV) back on April 30, 2011, in Tampa, Ariz., at Buffalo Wild Wings would have been just about the most popular mixed martial arts (MMA) thing imaginable...Show More Summary

UFC rankings updated after UFC Fight Night 48/UFC Fight Night 49: Rafael dos Anjos soars, Michael Bisping stays put after dominant victories

Meanwhile, Ben Henderson lost his No. 1 Lightweight ranking after getting stopped in the first round by "RDA" in Tulsa. The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following UFC Fight Night 48: "Bisping vs. Show More Summary

UFC 177 preview: Five burning questions going into 'Dillashaw vs. Barao 2' in Sacramento

Before every fight card, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans toggle between possible scenarios and what to expect days before it all unfolds in front of their eyes. Probable outcomes, distinguishable facts and head-scratching theories are all part of the mystique that surrounds the fights on any given night. Show More Summary

Dana White sends terrible message by removing judge Howard Hughes at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau

UFC President Dana White removed judge Howard Hughes from duty on last Saturday's (Aug. 23, 2014) UFC Fight Night 48 card after having an issue with his scoring of the first two fights. That wouldn't have happened if the fight card was...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 54: Rory MacDonald will be 'king of the hill soon,' so he's getting used to the constant call outs

Which is why "Ares" doesn't mind getting challenged by the rest of the welterweight division, including his upcoming opponent, Tarec Saffiedine. After plenty of lobbying, Tarec Saffiedine got just what he wanted, a chance to fight top...Show More Summary

Luke Rockhold not impressed by 'unflexible' Michael Bisping and his 'pitter-patter' win over Cung Le in Macau

And is so confident that he can defeat the British banger, he offered up his own fight purse, which "The Count" can claim just by surviving the first five minutes. Michael Bisping took the opportunity to call out Luke Rockhold shortly after dominating Cung Le this past weekend (Sat., Aug. Show More Summary

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