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Top UFC welterweight Gunnar Nelson could 'easily' drop to lightweight (but won't)

Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Gunnar Nelson suffered the first defeat of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career when he came up short against Rick Story at the UFC Fight Night 53 event last October in Stockholm,...Show More Summary

Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson full fight video: 'DC' ragdolls, strangles 'Hendo' at UFC 173

Choo! Choo! The UFC 182 hype train is speeding along the ZUFFA tracks, as the world's largest mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion is cranking out free fights (like this one) to remind you why the upcoming pay-per-view (PPV) event on Jan. Show More Summary

Seven Asian teenage MMA prospects to keep an eye out for in 2015

Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters typically seem to peak once they start approaching the age of 30, so any young combatant enjoying competitive success in their teens is well ahead of the curve. Here are seven Asian teenagers to keep...Show More Summary

Nearly nine years later, UFC and Strikeforce veteran Pat Healy returns to Titan FC

Who says you can't go home again? Nearly nine years after his submission win over Steve Schneider at the Titan Fighting Championship (Titan FC) main event, which took place in Durant, Oklahoma, way back in 2006, former Ultimate Fighting...Show More Summary

Scott Coker: Bellator MMA Officially Pursuing Brock Lesnar

According to Scott Coker, Viacom is serious about investing in MMA and is prepared to show that by making a strong run at soon-to-be free agent Brock Lesnar. Speaking with Marc Raimondi of, the Bellator MMA presidentShow More Summary

WSOF Unstoppable: 'Road To The Championship' airs Dec. 27 on NBC

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) is closing out the new year -- as well as gearing up for 2015 -- by airing a special 90-minute "Best Of" program titled, "WSOF Unstoppable: Road To The Championship," which airs tomorrow (Sat., Dec. 27, 2014) at 2:30 p.m. Show More Summary

UFC 181 'Fight Motion' video: Watch 'Hendricks vs Lawler 2' PPV highlights in super slow motion

UFC 181 may be ancient history for those mixed martial arts (MMA) fans already gearing up for UFC 182, but that shouldn't stop anyone from checking out this quick refresher on what made the "Hendricks vs. Lawler 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event such an enjoyable viewing experience. Show More Summary

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis bought his mom a house and car for Christmas

"Showtime" was truly in the giving spirit on Christmas day this year. He bought his mother a house and a car. In perhaps his greatest move since walking off the cage and kicking Benson Henderson at WEC 53, UFC lightweight champion Anthony...Show More Summary

Fabio Maldonado vs. Rampage Jackson? 'Iron Hillbilly' petitions UFC for 'fun fight'

If and when Quinton Jackson finally makes his return to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), something mixed martial arts (MMA) fans are expecting in early 2015 after last week's surprise announcement, "Rampage" won't have to look far...Show More Summary

Brandon Vera and Pablo Garza join class-action lawsuit against UFC

"Superman" won't be flying alone... "The Truth" has been revealed... as the latest mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter to join the recent class-action lawsuit against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Joining Brandon Vera in his quest...Show More Summary

Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller full fight video: 'Cowboy' kicks winning field goal in UFC Fight Night 45 main event

As we approach the lightweight showdown between Donald Cerrone and Myles Jury at the UFC 182 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Jan. 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada -- one with serious title implications for both combatants -- the promotion is giving mixed martial arts (MMA) fans a taste of what's to come with full fight "best of" videos from each fighter. Show More Summary

Best UFC/MMA fighters of 2014, a Top 5 list

On the fourth day of Christmas, Mania gave to me.... Four fights a year. Three pay-per-views (PPVs). Two brutal head kick. And a brabo from underneath. It's Christmas! Why are you on this silly little website instead of spending time...Show More Summary

Best UFC/MMA events of 2014, a Top 5 list

On the third day of Christmas, Mania gave to me... three pay-per-views (PPVs). Two brutal head kicks. And a brabo from underneath. Our day of mixed martial arts (MMA) nostalgia -- and wine-fueled reminiscing -- continues as we bring you another of Mania's annual "5 Top 5's." Picking out the best submissions, knockouts fights is pretty easy. Show More Summary

Merry Christmas from!

"Santa Claus has the right idea. Only visit people once a year." --Victor Borge It's that time of year again, fight fans, and your pals here at are wishing you a very Merry Christmas. And if you don't celebrate the birth...Show More Summary

Best UFC/MMA knockouts of 2014, a Top 5 list

On the second day of Christmas, Mania gave to me... two brutal head kick. And a brabo from underneath Christmas is in full swing, meaning you've already suffered through Christmas Eve and are in the midst of exhaustion... and financial ruin. Show More Summary

Sean Wheelock: Art Davie's 'Is This Legal?' tells REAL history of UFC

Sean Wheelock is perhaps best known as a sports broadcaster and commentator for Bellator MMA; however, he's also a close personal friend of Art Davie, the man who ushered in the UFC era. He chats with about the book they...Show More Summary

Best UFC/MMA submissions of 2014, a Top 5 list

On the first day of Christmas, Mania gave to me... a brabo from underneath. As you all get back in touch with family members for long enough to remember the reason(s) you spend the other 51 weeks staying away from them, get wasted on...Show More Summary

White Elephant Christmas MMA Edition: Jones, McGregor and CM Punk Exchange Gifts

If you work in a particularly horrid office environment, you may be familiar with the "White Elephant Christmas" tradition. The basics are simple—everyone brings gifts and puts them in a giant pile. You draw a number and pick in order. Everyone brings something. Show More Summary

Brandon Vera and Pablo Garza File New Class-Action Lawsuit Against UFC

(Photo by Paolo Seen/ According to a Christmas Eve report from BloodyElbow, former UFC fighters Brandon Vera and Pablo Garza have filed an antitrust class-action suit against UFC parent company Zuffa, LLC. The complaint was...Show More Summary

Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi full fight video: 'Fury' snuffs out 'Fireball Kid' at UFC Fight Night 52

Had Simon & Garfunkel written "Sound of Silence" in September of 2014, they would have sure included the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, where the venue went full pin drop after Myles Jury improved his undefeated record to 15-0 by planishing hometown hero Takanori Gomi (recap). Show More Summary

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