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Top 5 UFC events of all time: Burt Watson reveals his list (Video)

Burt Watson has been around the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) block more than once. After working for the company for years, Watson was relieved of his duties -- though we'll never fully know exactly how it all went down -- earlier...Show More Summary

UFC Quick Quote: Joseph Benavidez says Henry Cejudo got a little 'picky' in fight negotiations

The Team Alpha Male-trained product was willing, but Cejudo didn't have the time. "I'm not upset that he said he didn't want to fight me. It's the fact he said he wanted to fight me, and then when the opportunity came up, he didn't want to. Show More Summary

The List: When losses aren’t really losses

Welcome to The List, where our writers’ hyper-specific arguments go from private to public. Today: in the wake of Alexander Gustafsson’s UFC 192 loss, we look at fights in which the loser doesn’t really lose.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

UFC Fight Night 78's Ricardo Lamas to Diego Sanchez: 'If you want it, come get it'

"The Bully" wants to polish off "The Nightmare" in Mexico and reinsert himself into the title conversation at featherweight.

NOS® Energy Drink MMA Rankings, Oct. 6: Light-heavy notables, women's rankings

It was a busy weekend for the sport’s top light heavyweights, and the NOS® Energy Drink MMA Rankings saw some changes because of it. UFC champ Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader were the big winners at UFC 192, with the latter getting a bump up the list due to his win (...)

How MMA fighter and coach Jared Platt is battling cancer – with help from friends

Jared Platt, a decorated amateur wrestler and training partner to MMA standouts like Phil Davis, thought he could tough out the back pain that had laid him low for weeks. Then he found out the cause was something much worse.Filed under: News

Bellator 146 fight card gains Bubba Jenkins vs Jordan Parsons

Two top Featherweight contenders with only three losses between them is coming to an Oklahoma venue someday soon... One fighter has been knocking on the door for a Featherweight title shot for a while. The other hopes he can blow past him in line with a big win at Bellator 146: "Kato vs. Show More Summary

UFC ranking panelist goes nuts on Twitter, MMA fighters call for his removal

Stay classy. We can all agree that no one is ever 100-percent happy once Monday rolls around and the new Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings are revealed (see them here). Whether it's an actual fighter lobbying for a higher...Show More Summary

Anthony Pettis on opponent Eddie Alvarez: 'I don't think he's even a challenge'

Anthony Pettis handily defeated Donald Cerrone and Gilbert Melendez when he crossed paths with the top UFC lightweight contenders. He thinks those are important facts as he prepares for Eddie Alvarez next.Filed under: News, UFC

Get your game on! MIMMA 3 stars leading the way for Malaysia's Hari Sukan Negara

Earlier this week, I asked a combat sports colleague if he was ready for Hari Sukan Nagara. "Yeah man," he quickly replied. "Uh... what weight class does he fight in?" That's when I realized that most folks in the mixed martial artsShow More Summary

Chidi Njokuani set for promotional debut vs. Ricky Rainey at Bellator 146

Bellator’s return to Oklahoma this fall has a welterweight bout ticketed for the main card. Filed under: Bellator, News

UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw leaves longtime Team Alpha Male home

UFC bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw is no longer a member of Team Alpha Male, according to reports and a rep from the team’s management company.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

Video: Sneak peek at Fedor Emelianenko's MMA opponent, Singh Jaideep, for New Year's Eve fight in Japan

Described as a long and rangy Muay Thai fighter, Singh Jaideep won the Fedor Emelianenko sweepstakes, as the Indian-Japanese fighter was recently booked to face "The Last Emperor" on New Year's Eve in Japan. Full details here. Specializing...Show More Summary

WSOF 24: Jon Fitch thinks he 'broke' Georges St-Pierre, ready for 'tough' fight against 'big and strong' Yushin Okami

After a nearly a year-long layoff following a first round submission loss to Rousimar Palhares, Jon Fitch is back and ready to headline WSOF 24 next Saturday night. At the height of Jon Fitch's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) career,...Show More Summary

TJ Dillashaw starting new MMA squad in Colorado, but not done with Team Alpha Male just yet

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight titleholder TJ Dillashaw is getting his own mixed martial arts (MMA) training squad in Denver, Colorado, thanks to the deep pockets and generous resources of longtime sponsor MusclePharm. That's...Show More Summary

Alexander Gustafsson: Plotting a Way Forward for LHW's Perennial Runner-Up

For the second time in his career, Alexander Gustafsson on Saturday pushed the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion to the limit. For the second time, he came away with nothing. On this night it was Daniel Cormier who got more than he bargained for from Gustafsson. Show More Summary

Fedor Emelianenko Could Face Jaideep Singh in Japan on New Year's Eve

Fedor Emelianenko, the heavyweight legend who recently announced his return to MMA competition, could face converted kickboxer Jaideep Singh in Japan on Dec. 31. That's according to a report Tuesday from Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting,...Show More Summary

MMA Fighter Poops Himself on the Mat After Being Defeated

(Warning: Video contains potentially disturbing footage.) We reckon MMA cage fighter Travis Wolford 's new nickname, The Brown Bomber, will likely stick—and for good reason. He'll never live down the incident that inspired it. In an event in West Virginia over the weekend, Wolford tapped out after being beaten into submission by Daniel Cooper. Show More Summary

So Fedor Emelianenko’s Return Opponent Has Been Revealed And He’s…Not Good

(via Super Fight League)  Look, I don't know what we were expecting when it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko would be un-retiring from MMA -- shattering a decades old CagePotato ban in the process -- to take on a mystery opponent hand-picked by the sketchy Japanese businessman for the low, low rate of two and a half million dollars. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva’s lifetime ban goes back to Nevada State Athletic Commission

Five months after a judge reversed Wanderlei Silva’s lifetime ban, he will go back before the Nevada State Athletic Commission during its Oct. 29 meeting. Filed under: News, UFC

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