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Anthony Pettis Defends Duke Roufus in Light of Dennis Munson, Jr.'s Death

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, one of the most notable members of Milwaukee's Roufusport fight camp, is defending team founder Jeffrey "Duke" Roufus in the aftermath of the death of one his fellow gym goers. Ever since theShow More Summary

Friday Link Dump: Vinny Magalhaes Gets a Bounty on His Head, Bobby Green Uncut, The Best Holiday Movies of All Time + More

(NO GAM-GAM I CANNOT DOWNLOAD YOU A HOAGIE OFF THE INTERNET, GOD. via Cut Video) Vinny Magalhaes Discusses $10K 'bounty' Metamoris Put Out on Him & The Resurgence of Extreme Couture (BloodyElbow) Portrait: Kailin Curran (MMAFighting) UFC...Show More Summary

Bobby Green vs. Edson Barboza: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

In one of the more underrated, yet meaningful, Octagon showdowns of the year, lightweights Bobby Green and Edson Barboza will collide this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 57. In a tantalizing matchup between a tricky boxer and a technical...Show More Summary

Projecting the 2015 Title Challengers for Each Division

If there's one thing that Dana White wants you to believe right now, it's that 2015 is going to be a big year for the UFC. Take a second to realize that the UFC will welcome the new year with Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor vs. Show More Summary

Latest EA Sports UFC video game update adds Yoel Romero, Andrei Arlovski and Myles Jury

EA Sports UFC recently released its fifth free gameplay update, adding popular Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) veteran Andrei Arlovksi (Heavyweight), as well as up-and-coming standouts Yoel Romero (Middleweight) and Myles Jury (Lightweight). This...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar, Swanson Still Hope to Choose Their Own Adventures

The dense plot surrounding the UFC featherweight title got some clarifying edits last Saturday at UFC 180. Prior to Ricardo Lamas’ quick-and-easy victory over Dennis Bermudez, you could make the case that as many as four men were in the hunt for the next shot at the 145-pound championship. Show More Summary

Can Shogun Rua Find His Former Pride Champion Self at Middleweight?

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua has been fighting for over a decade and, while still fairly young at 32 years old, wins have been hard to come by. On November 8, Rua took on late replacement Ovince St. Preux in a five-round, light heavyweight tilt at UFC Fight Night 56. Show More Summary

TUF 20, Episode 9 Recap: Herrig vs. Markos Ends with Slick Submission

The opening round of The Ultimate Fighter season 20 is over and the quarterfinals kicked off Wednesday night with a matchup between Felice Herrig and Randa Markos. The fight was a true grappler vs. striker matchup, and featured the most...Show More Summary

Frankie Edgar Angling to Keep Title Hopes Alive by Defeating Cub Swanson

Frankie Edgar is no stranger to high-stakes fights. Over the past four years, the fighting pride of Toms River, New Jersey, has been scrapping it out with the best lightweight and featherweight fighters under the UFC banner, and he has consistently done so as either champion or challenger. Show More Summary

UFC's Early 2015 Schedule Could Go a Long Way to Silencing Critics, If It Holds

Dana White could only chuckle on Monday, as he and some of the UFC’s biggest stars gathered on stage to release the organization’s upcoming schedule to a theater full of fans and media. “All these guys are going to stay healthy, train...Show More Summary

Ashlee Evans-Smith to Replace Holly Holm at UFC 181, Faces Raquel Pennington

Holly Holm 's withdrawal from UFC 181 was a definite hit against the card, but the UFC scooped up another interesting prospect to replace her in former Championship Fighting Alliance women's featherweight champion Ashlee Evans-Smith....Show More Summary

Fabricio Werdum: Mark Hunt Asked Title Fight to Be Stopped After Knee

Mark Hunt asked the referee to stop the fight after Fabricio Werdum landed that thunderous flying knee in their UFC 180 interim heavyweight title bout. That's according to a pretty key witness: Werdum himself. The new champion revealed...Show More Summary

Rampage Jackson Hints at Interest in Return to UFC

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson is ready to make a deal with the devil. The one he knows, anyway. It's been almost two years since Jackson left the UFC for Bellator, and now it seems as though he's interested in returning to the Octagon. His...Show More Summary

Chris Weidman Says He Won't Let 'Cheating Juicehead' Belfort Take His Belt

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman isn ’t known for talking a lot of trash before his fights and for the most part has been amicable with his opponents. Ahead of his UFC 184 title defense against Vitor Belfort, Weidman has beenShow More Summary

Dana White Says Anderson Silva, Conor McGregor Could Each Get Title Shots

“The Time Is Now” press conference the UFC held on Monday afternoon may have failed at delivering the promised big announcement, but it was not light on MMA news. UFC President Dana White mentioned two possible title contenders for 2015 when speaking with Fox Sports (via MMA Fighting's Damon St. Show More Summary

Video: Watch 'The Time Is Now' promo for upcoming 2014-2015 UFC fight schedule

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is gearing up for a slew of pending title (and non-title) fights to close out 2014 and begin 2015 with a bang (see schedule here). To help promote all of the upcoming action, which includes Ronda Rousey vs. Show More Summary

Nick Diaz: GSP Was Scared to Fight Anderson Silva at Middleweight

According to Nick Diaz, the reason why the oft-talked-about superfight between Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva never took place was simply because St-Pierre was afraid. The former Strikeforce welterweight champ wasn ’t too happy...Show More Summary

Knockout of the Day: Joseph Duffy Wrecks Julien Boussuge With a Knee to the Dome at Cage Warriors 74

(Props: CageWarriorsTV via MiddleEasy) On Saturday night at Cage Warriors Fighting Championship 74 in London, Irish lightweight Joseph Duffy — the man responsible for giving Conor McGregor and Norman Parke their last defeats — scored a beautiful knockout of Julien Boussuge, just 36 seconds into the fight. Show More Summary

UFC Announces Dates for 2015 Schedule, 45 Fight Cards Slated

The UFC held a sizable news conference in its "The Time is Now" event, with plenty of fighters dropping quotes and a couple fight announcements to boot. The biggest announcement, however, came in the form of the promotion's completeShow More Summary

GSP: I'm Still Unsure If I'll Return, Picks Hendricks Over Lawler in Rematch

Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has been on a self-imposed hiatus from the sport for nearly a full year, but he's still unsure of whether a return to the Octagon is happening. In an interview with MMA Canada on Saturday, "Rush" also makes a prediction for Johny Hendricks vs. Show More Summary

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