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Ben Rothwell thinks brain damage might be triggering Alistair Overeem's trash talk

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Alistair Overeem was laid out by Ben Rothwell in the UFC Fight Night 50 mixed martial arts (MMA) event last September on FOX Sports 1. The official ruling was  a mistake technical knockout (punches). But Overeem wasn't knocked out. In fact, he wasn't even hurt and took no damage. Show More Summary

Ian McCall vs. John Lineker back on for UFC 183 on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas

Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight contender Ian McCall is getting another chance to compete against John Lineker, this time at the UFC 183: "Silva vs. Diaz" pay-per-view (PPV) event on Jan. 31, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57 'Fight Motion' video: Watch 'Edgar vs. Swanson' highlights in super slow motion

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) had a wild night of finishes at the UFC Fight Night 57: "Edgar vs. Swanson" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1 last Saturday night (Nov. 22, 2014) in Austin, Texas (full results here)....Show More Summary

Top MMA trainer has possible solution for reducing number of UFC injuries

The question is, will fighters adhere to it? I think most of us will agree that injuries in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) are a problem, one that isn't isolated to a specific weight class or mixed martial arts (MMA) gym. But Javier...Show More Summary

UFC: Matt Wiman Compares 'Sleazy' Sponsorship Managers to Drug Dealers

Let it be known that any potential sponsors wishing to discuss business with UFC fighter Matt Wiman had better come prepared to be up-front and honest. Speaking to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour on Monday, Wiman explained the lack ofShow More Summary

Rich Franklin reveals which UFC fighter caused him to mentally break -- and it's not Anderson Silva

"I always talk about a fight that most people don't bring up, it's when I fought Travis Lutter in Montreal. Basically in the fight I had all the answers I needed (to win) but it was just failed execution at every point. I ended up in the worst possible scenario that I could have been in. Show More Summary

UFC 184: Vitor Belfort Believes He Is a Better Fighter Without TRT

While everyone seems to think Vitor Belfort will be unable to compete at the same level that he did while using testosterone replacement therapy ( TRT ), the Brazilian believes he’s actually better off without it. Speaking to SporTVShow More Summary

UFC explains decision to postpone previously-announced return to London: 'We don't want to overdo it'

It's not uncommon, at least in 2014, to have Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) hold two events in one day. Just last month, UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm, Sweden, went down on Oct. 4, the same day as UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Show More Summary

Chris 'Huggy Bear' Barnett: The Heavyweight You Should Be Talking About

For a grown man in a teddy bear costume, Chris Barnett may be the most unassuming heavyweight fighter on the planet. Physically, the man who goes by “Huggy Bear” is a walking contradiction to everything the common fan might associate with being an MMA fighter. Show More Summary

UFC 184: Vitor Belfort 'stronger, lighter, and faster' after scrapping 'boring' TRT treatment

Vitor Belfort was injecting himself with Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT), but the truth is, he didn't even like it. Sure, it made him look good, but "The Phenom" is actually much better off since abandoning the controversial treatment. Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson staredown video from UFC on FOX 14 presser in Stockholm

Hard to believe, but this fight is less than two months away. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will send Alexander Gustafsson into the UFC on FOX 14 main event to battle fellow light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson inside the Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, on Jan. Show More Summary

UFC: Kelvin Gastelum Is Very Much Ready for a Test Like Tyron Woodley

You're in a building. Big one, lots of floors. You're on the ground floor, and you have to get to the top. There are stairs, but you're lazy and you don't want to take them. Luckily, there are two elevators: One that goes up, and the...Show More Summary

UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC Fight Night 57

With a dominant win over Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57, Frankie Edgar is back in the running for a shot at featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Although Edgar has only made three appearances since losing to Aldo in February 2013, he's stopped Swanson and BJ Penn in back-to-back outings. Show More Summary

John Dodson: Whether It's D.J. or T.J., I'm Coming for Gold in 2015

John Dodson has his sights set on winning a UFC title in 2015, and "The Magician" doesn't particularly care which division it comes in. Even though the 30-year-old knockout artist is a former title challenger and perennial contenderShow More Summary

Matt Wiman: Trying to obtain right UFC sponsorship is like dealing with drug dealers

"Puff, puff, pass?" It's more like "pass, pass, pass," as Wiman isn't interested in dealing with "sleazy' people just to land a sponsorship deal. Matt Wiman made his return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon this past weekend (Sat., Nov 22, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 57 after being away from the fight game for two years. Show More Summary

UFC rankings updated after UFC Fight Night 57: Frankie Edgar climbs to No. 2, Edson Barboza skyrockets to No. 6

And for what it's worth, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva took back his No. 7 spot from Ronda Rousey in the pound-for-pound rankings. The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following UFC Fight Night 57, which went down this past weekend (Sat., Nov. Show More Summary

Will Brooks and the 5 Best Fighters in Bellator Right Now

Bellator MMA has carved itself a nice spot in the mixed martial arts community. With the return of Scott Coker as the organization’s president, there seems to be a growing air of confidence that the promotion is heading in a better direction, per Sports Illustrated. Show More Summary

UFC 183: Tyron Woodley insists Kelvin Gastelum is just as dangerous as Hector Lombard

If you think for one second Woodley is afraid of Lombard, think again. Much has been made about Tyron Woodley's refusal to take on Hector Lombard inside the Octagon, drawing the ire of mixed martial arts (MMA) fans around the globe who'd...Show More Summary

Hi-larious Knockout of the Day: Amateur Fighter Sprints Across Cage, Destroys Opponent With “Usain Bolt” Punch

(Props to the UG.) "Don't be so hard on yourself, Tommy. There was literally no way you could have seen that punch coming."

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