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CM Punk says he's slated for back surgery, UFC debut delayed again

The long-awaited UFC debut of Phil “CM Punk” Brooks is going to have to wait a little longer.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

UFC 197: Daniel Cormier 2.0 more comfortable for Jon Jones rematch, 'Bones' remains unimpressed

When Daniel Cormier fell to Jon Jones at UFC 182, his only experience at light heavyweight came against Dan Henderson -- a natural middleweight -- and Patrick Cummins, who was less than two weeks removed from his local Starbucks. And now? "DC" has a pair of additional bouts under his belt opposite two of the division's most dangerous fighters. Show More Summary

'TUF 19' runner-up Dhiego Lima headlines Legacy FC 53 in Atlanta

Former UFC fighter and “The Ultimate Fighter 19” runner-up Dhiego Lima will headline Legacy FC 53 in April.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News

UFC's CM Punk Sweepstakes and Bellator's Old-Timers Event Turn Sport to Circus

The 2016 MMA year began with a roar. In its first major event, held just two days into January, Robbie Lawler and Carlos Condit produced an instant classic that will be a tall order to supplant as the best fight of the year. It was filled with sharp technique, brilliant fight IQ, unrelenting ferocity and unwavering will. That was then. Show More Summary

CM Punk Will Debut in UFC as Underdog Against Mickey Gall

CM Punk, the retired pro wrestler transitioning to MMA, opened as a betting underdog for his UFC debut against welterweight Mickey Gall. The news came in a Tuesday tweet from BestFightOdds (h/t Ryan McKinnell of Yahoo Sports): UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Show More Summary

UFC champ Demetrious Johnson on his way to new career as professional video gamer

If you don't want to pay to watch Demetrious Johnson fight, perhaps you'll pay to watch him play video games? A subscription to Twitch, which allows users to watch other people play video games, can give you access to the Ultimate Fighting...Show More Summary

Karolina Kowalkiewicz volunteers following ex-champ Carla Esparza's open call

Former champion Carla Esparza wants an opponent, and fellow UFC strawweight Karolina Kowalkiewicz is willing to oblige.Filed under: News, UFC

Straight Derrick Lewis wants to bang Roy Nelson, bro

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight bruiser Derrick Lewis is sympathetic toward those mixed martial arts (MMA) fans who fell asleep during UFC Fight Night 82. After all, the co-main event between Roy Nelson and Jared Rosholt...Show More Summary

10 February Tussles Worth Watching

Onetime Bellator MMA champion Alexander Shlemenko returns to his native Russia to take on former two-division M-1 Global titleholder Vyacheslav Vasilevsky.

Tyron Woodley: Downfall of Johny Hendricks 'sad' to watch, but Stephen Thompson not ready for title shot

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Johny Hendricks was so worried about trying to make the 170-pound limit, after a monumental scale fail back in 2015, he was left unprepared for the size and skill of UFC Fight Night 82 opponent Stephen Thompson. That's according to No. Show More Summary

UFC 197 preview: Daniel Cormier ready for second shot at Jon Jones?

Daniel Cormier is confident his second meeting with Jon Jones will go differently the second time around.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos

TJ Dillashaw or Urijah Faber: Who Should Dominick Cruz Fight Next?

Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw battled for five rounds in a UFC bantamweight classic in January. It marked Cruz’s return after another major knee injury, and he took back his spot on the throne of the 135-pound division. The naturalShow More Summary

Montee Ball Released by Patriots

The New England Patriots formally released running back Montee Ball on Tuesday. Montee Ball was arrested Feb. 5 after an alleged dispute with his girlfriend in a downtown Madison, Wisconsin, hotel. He was charged Monday with a misdemeanor for disorderly conduct for his argument with his girlfriend. Show More Summary

Derrick Lewis wants Roy Nelson, promises it 'wouldn't be a track meet'

Want to see some big men throwing big shots? UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis thinks he has the perfect matchup.Filed under: News, UFC

'Obsessive-compulsive' Georges St-Pierre explains UFC exit: 'More money, more problems'

It's no secret Georges St-Pierre walked away from the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) in the prime of his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) career because of his battle with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). But, during a recent...Show More Summary

Kailin Curran: Paige VanZant rematch would be 'awesome for both our careers'

Kailin Curran finally took a step forward in her career when she registered her first UFC victory in December. Now she wants to go backward and rematch Paige VanZant.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos

Michael Page out of Bellator 151, RFA champ Gilbert Smith in vs. Fernando Gonzalez

Fans will have to wait a little bit longer to see Michael Page show off his flashy fighting style again in the Bellator cage.Filed under: Bellator, News

USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie Rankings, Feb. 9: 'Wonderboy' on the rise

By defeating a former champion in emphatic fashion, Stephen Thompson got a big boost in the latest edition of the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie rankings.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rankings, News, UFC, WSOF

Urijah Faber's teammate thinks 'California Kid' would retire with win over Dominick Cruz

How many fights does Urijah Faber have left in mixed martial arts (MMA)? Well, if his next fight is against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, it could be his last. That's according to Faber's teammate...Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson recovering from 'tough' 2015, won't make UFC return until his mind is right

2015 wasn't the best year for Alexander Gustafsson. After getting knocked out by Anthony Johnson in round one of their light heavyweight collision at UFC on FOX 14, "The Mauler" briefly contemplated retiring from the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA). Show More Summary

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