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Fans turn out in record-breaking numbers for ONE: ‘Kingdom of Champions’ face off

ONE Championship previously held pre-fight face offs or weigh ins before all of its shows, but the turnout in Bangkok this afternoon (Weds., May 25, 2016) smashed all previous records with thousands of Thai fans flocking to the SiamShow More Summary

Meet Brazilian folk hero Francisco Trinaldo, the unlikely UFC contender who refuses to relinquish humble roots

Following the knockout win that earned him the UFC’s heavyweight title, Stipe Miocic returned home to Cleveland to a hero’s welcome. Fellow UFC 198 winner received no less enthusiasm in a much more humble Brazilian town.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

When is CM Punk fighting? 'Late summer,' according to UFC opponent Mickey Gall

Never a good sign when it takes less time to build the Sagrada Familia than it does to schedule a UFC fight. Former WWE wrestler CM Punk, who announced his transition to mixed martial arts (MMA) in late 2014, may finally be ready toShow More Summary

Andrea Lee settles with NSAC, Carlos Diego Ferreira still temporarily suspended

The NSAC today suspended Invicta FC flyweight Andrea Lee for nine months and fined her 30 percent of her $3,000 purse from Invicta FC 16. Additionally, UFC lightweight Carlos Diego Ferreira saw his temporary suspension extended for the time being.Filed under: News, (...)

Team Alpha Male's Cody Garbrandt and Urijah Faber not open to fight – even if it's for title

Although Cody Garbrandt’s wishes he had a little more drama in his life ahead of Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 88 showdown with Thomas Almeida, he doesn’t want any of that drama centered around potentially fighting a teammate.Filed under: Featured, News, (...)

Fernando Gonzalez out of Bellator 158, promotion seeks replacement vs. Michael 'Venom' Page (Updated)

Fernando Gonzalez and Michael Page are seemingly just not destined to share the Bellator cage together – at least not yet, anyway.Filed under: Bellator, News

Frankie Edgar: Mouthy Jose Aldo trying to be Conor McGregor, but isn't that great at doing it

Frankie Edgar and Jose Aldo will collide at the upcoming UFC 200 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sat., July 9, 2016 inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. At stake is the interim 145-pound championship, since Conor...Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen convinced Wanderlei Silva to coach Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 'Brazil 3' by showing his bank balance

For as much that was shown on the air during Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva's stint as opposing coaches on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) "Brazil 3" -- including this now-infamous brawl -- there was a lot of interesting stuff that didn't...Show More Summary

Conor McGregor reality show in the works with 'Notorious' sister

When you want to become quasi-famous but don't have any veritable talent, you become a low-rent mixed martial arts (MMA) blogger. Like me! Or if you hate typing, you can open a hair salon and hope that people care enough about your famous sibling to put it on television. Show More Summary

Lift off! Former UFC heavyweight stiffens ex-Bellator heavyweight with one-punch knockout (Video)

One-Punch Man? Pfffft... baldy ain't got shit on Paul Buentello. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender, perhaps best known for his 15-second loss to Andrei "Pitbull" Arlovski way back at UFC 55, is still...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 88's Aljamain Sterling: No ill will toward Bryan Caraway, but 'grow a set of balls'

LAS VEGAS – Two years ago, UFC bantamweight Aljamain Sterling was a regional MMA champ looking for a ticket to the big show. Then Bryan Caraway got injured.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos

MMAjunkie Radio (1 p.m. ET): Frankie Edgar, Ali Abdelaziz, Matt Erickson

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Frankie Edgar, Ali Abdelaziz and Matt Erickson.Filed under: News, UFC

Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2212 with UFC Fight Night 88's Aljamain Sterling

Stream or download Tuesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guest Aljamain Sterling.Filed under: News, Radio, UFC

'JZ' Cavalcante already has a spot in his house picked out for Titan FC lightweight belt

Gesias Cavalcante said he’s extremely confident he’ll be bringing the lightweight title belt home with him when he meets Pat Healy at Titan FC 39.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Videos

NSAC suspends Diego Brandao nine months, takes 30 percent of UFC 195 purse for USADA failure

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today suspended former UFC featherweight Diego Brandao for nine months and fined him 30 percent of his UFC 195 purse for a positive marijuana test conducted by UFC anti-doping partner USADA.Filed under: News, UFC

Holy s--t! UFC vet Mike Swick is so huge and ripped you may not recognize him (Pic)

I HAVE THE POWERRRRRRRRRRR! So, what's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran Mike Swick been up to lately? Less than a year removed from his mixed martial arts (MMA) comeback, a spirited but losing effort to Alex Garcia at UFC...Show More Summary

Dancing With The Stars (DWTS) Season 22 winner? Not UFC's Paige VanZant

So close! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight Paige VanZant finished in second place on the season 22 finale of Dancing with the Stars (DWTS), which aired live last night (Tues., May 24, 2016) on ABC (watch part one here). Even...Show More Summary

USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie Rankings, May 25: Bantamweight ready for a shake-up

Without much movement in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie Rankings this week, fans can look forward to some big fights in the bantamweight division this coming weekend.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rankings, News, UFC, WSOF

UFC Fight Night 88 pre-fight facts: Fireworks expected on Memorial Day weekend

The UFC returns to Las Vegas on Sunday for its annual Memorial Day weekend showcase. And while it’s not a pay-per-view, the FOX Sports 1 event still features a strong lineup topped by a significant bantamweight headliner.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

After runner-up finish on 'DWTS,' UFC's Paige VanZant itching to get back in cage

LOS ANGELES – Sambas and rumbas, paso dobles and jives kept her competitive fires burning the past 10 weeks, but it sounds like Paige VanZant might be ready to punch someone in the face again.Filed under: News, UFC

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