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Tito Ortiz Needs to Face Rampage Jackson or Mo Lawal Next

In the main event of Bellator 131, Tito Ortiz narrowly defeated his latest nemesis, Stephan Bonnar, by split decision. The victory gives Ortiz his second straight, and there are only a few options that make sense for Tito’s next fight. Bellator...Show More Summary

UFC 184: Chris Weidman won't let a 'cheating juicehead' like Vitor Belfort take his belt

And if "All American" doesn't finish "The Phenom," he'll consider it a loss. In order to get his license to fight, Vitor Belfort has done all the right things to comply with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) and its guidelines. Show More Summary

5 Fights to Make for Kelvin Gastelum After UFC 180

Kelvin Gastelum 's storybook ride from last pick of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen to top-10 welterweight became a stark reality on December 15. The TUF 17 winner submitted Jake Ellenberger at the end of their first round co-main event spot at UFC 180. The No. Show More Summary

Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum Unification Bout Being Planned for June

Mexico City was promised a UFC heavyweight championship match between Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180, but an injury prevented that from happening. Signs currently point to the UFC targeting the matchup back in the Mexico...Show More Summary

Bellator's Next Big Star: Joe Schilling Blows Up Fan Favorite Melvin Manhoef

There was plenty of entertainment to be had during Saturday night's MMA tripleheader, where UFC 180, Bellator 131 and WSOF 15 all fought for fight fans' attention. The UFC put together a decent event but gave little reinforcements to...Show More Summary

UFC to hold just 'two-to-three' events in Asia in 2015

Amid the fanfare surrounding the UFC's big announcement, laying out a 45-show schedule for 2015 (see it here), one detail which has largely been overlooked is the reference to "two or three" events being held in Asia next year with Japan,...Show More Summary

Rousey on Cyborg: I'm Going to Try to Kill Her with My Bare Hands

When it comes to the topic of Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino, UFC champion Ronda Rousey has never been one to mince words. She's been vocal about Justino and steroids and other weighty issues for years. But Rousey's comments have always felt like they were made in the service of building a fight. Show More Summary

Conor McGregor Calls Dennis Siver a 'Nazi,' Issues Halfhearted Apology

Trash-talking Irish UFC featherweight Conor McGregor may have finally gone too far. McGregor established himself as one of the UFC's most talked-about stars since signing with the promotion in early 2013 with his quick tongue and overflowing...Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar vs. Cub Swanson: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

UFC Fight Night 57 is headlined by a Top Five featherweight tilt between No. 2-ranked featherweight Cub Swanson and No. 3-ranked Frankie Edgar. The stakes are high. The winner will be in line for a shot at Jose Aldo's featherweight championship belt. Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar: 'Let's be real, people are talking about featherweights because of Conor McGregor'

So keep doing you, young man. You will find no shortage of fighters, much less top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight contenders, who have an unkind thing to say about the sharp-tongued Conor McGregor. Among the many 145-pounders who have blasted him are Dustin Poirier, who doesn't feel he deserves all the media attention he gets. Show More Summary

UFC 180 Results: Breaking Down Notable Winners from Werdum vs. Hunt

Sometimes a predictable ride has a surprise twist or turn that makes it enjoyable, which certainly sums up UFC 180 in Mexico City this past Saturday quite well. Most expected Fabricio Werdum to become interim UFC heavyweight champion...Show More Summary

UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC 180

At UFC 180, the heavyweight division crowned a new interim champion, Fabricio Werdum. Knocked down and unable to threaten Mark Hunt on the ground during the opening round, Werdum didn't look great early on. However, the Brazilian turned things around suddenly with a flying knee in the second stanza. Show More Summary

Dennis Siver on Conor McGregor: 'I Will Punish Him'

Rather than ignore his silver-tongued opponent, Dennis Siver has chosen to engage in a war of words with Conor McGregor in anticipation of their showdown at UFC Fight Night 59 in January in Boston. Perhaps Siver, the UFC's eighth-ranked featherweight, has allowed fifth-ranked McGregor to get under his skin. Show More Summary

Jon Jones Wants Superfights, but Anderson Silva Bout off the Table

Jon Jones is two title defenses away from entertaining superfights. Outside of a close call with Alexander Gustafsson, the reigning UFC light heavyweight champ has sat on his throne for over three years, looking virtually untouchable...Show More Summary

Fabricio Werdum vs. Mark Hunt: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

No. 1 heavyweight contender Fabricio Werdum and No. 4 contender Mark Hunt will face each other at UFC 180. Hunt replaced heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, who recently sustained yet another injury. Since the champion has been inactive...Show More Summary

UFC 180 Weigh-in Results: Werdum vs. Hunt Fight Card

UFC 180 becomes official on Friday afternoon when the 22 fighters step on the scale to make weight. The 11-fight card will be capped off by the battle for the UFC interim heavyweight strap. No. 1-ranked Fabricio Werdum takes on No. 4-ranked Mark Hunt. Show More Summary

UFC 180 'Embedded' video blog, Ep. 3: Ricardo Lamas imitates, blasts 'piece of sht' Conor McGregor

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back with its "Embedded" pre-fight video blog series for UFC 180, featuring behind-the-scenes footage ahead this Saturday night's (Nov. 15, 2014) "Werdum vs. Hunt" pay-per-view (PPV) event from Arena Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico. Show More Summary

UFC 180 'Prelims' preview and predictions, Pt. 2

More fights are coming to Fight Pass online digital network and FOX Sports 1 this weekend (Sat., Nov. 15, 2014) when UFC 180: "Werdum vs. Hunt" kicks off from Mexico City Arena in Mexico City, Mexico. MMAmania.com's Patrick StumbergShow More Summary

UFC 180 Preview: Is the Bottom About to Drop out of Mark Hunt's Feel-Good Story?

Mark Hunt couldn’t wait to get out of there. That’s the impression you got on Wednesday if you sat through all of Hunt’s long, uncomfortable interview with MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani. Just a few days prior to taking on 4-1 favorite...Show More Summary

Dana White: Cain Velasquez could be stripped of UFC heavyweight title

No pressure... Dominick Cruz was stripped of his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Bantamweight title after an ACL injury prevented him from defending his belt for more than two years. Cain Velasquez will get a bit less time thanShow More Summary

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