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Update: The ‘Wrestler Beats Mountain Lion’ Story Was a Hoax

Screenshot from KSBY's report on Robin Olson We regret to inform all you wrestlers out there that the story about Robin Olson and his fight-to-the-death with a mountain lion was as a hoax. Local California news station KSBY first reported...Show More Summary

Former NCAA Wrestler Survives Mountain Lion Attack

Image via Flickr user Jon Nelson ?San Luis Obispo, California resident Robin Olson was hiking with his son on Saturday around 5:30 PM in Prefumo Canyon when they encountered a mountain lion. Olson immediately told his son to flee before the animal "lunged" and attacked. Show More Summary

Stephen Thompson, Outside Fighting and the Rise of Karate in the UFC

Something strange happened at the event formerly known as UFC 196. In the headliner of what became a run-of-the-mill Fight Night card on Fox Sports 1, Stephen Thompson knocked out former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. Actually, that's an understatement. Show More Summary

UFC's Recent USADA Failures Highlight Dangers of Supplement Use

One aspect of the UFC's stringent drug-testing policy, administered by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, has come under a bright spotlight. In recent weeks, two high-profile drug failure cases— Yoel Romero and Tim Means—have been...Show More Summary

Rafael dos Anjos: 'Low life' Conor McGregor will soon suffer nightmares after getting 'smashed' at UFC 196

Despite his best attempts to do so, Conor Mcgregor didn't get under Rafael dos Anjos' skin during their recent UFC 196 pre-fight press conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Not even interrupting dos Anjos repeatedly and talking about hisShow More Summary

Miesha Tate knocking out Holly Holm? Striking coach Gil Martinez thinks it's possible

Noted striking coach Gil Martinez said he would like to work with Miesha Tate ahead of her March 5 title fight with UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm at UFC 196.Filed under: News, UFC

Contaminated! Yoel Romero, manager try to explain failed UFC drug test

Yoel Romero's title hopes went up in flames when it was discovered that he had potentially failed his post-fight drug test after his victory over Ronaldo Souza at UFC 194 in Dec. 2015. Just a few days ago, however, the Cuban-born fighter posted this positive message, indicating that his B-sample results had provided good news for he and his team. Show More Summary

The Speed Bag: Hey, Fabricio Werdum and Conor McGregor, stop it – it's getting weird

Conor McGregor is the current undisputed king of trash talk, and Fabricio Werdum is always up for a good joke. But has it gone too far?Filed under: News, UFC, Videos

'Tickets?!?!' Jon Jones channels Allen Iverson in Instagram video message to UFC fans

at UFC 197 on April 23 in Las Vegas. A video posted by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Feb 8, 2016 at 3:57pm PST "I’ve gotten my sobriety back, almost five months now. I’m living happier and healthier. I got rid of a lot of people who didn’t belong in my life. Show More Summary

BJ Penn's UFC Comeback Delayed, Expected to Fight at UFC 197

On Monday, former UFC champion BJ Penn's website announced his return to the Octagon will be delayed (via Nick Baldwin of BloodyElbow.com): I thought the fight guaranteed was going to happen because the UFC, they set up medicals for me to do. Show More Summary

UFC 197: Jon Jones won't face probation violation following recent traffic citation

Jon Jones can breathe easy knowing he won't be facing a probation violation after he was pulled over and cited for driving an unregistered and uninsured vehicle without a license last month (details here). Or at least that's one version of what happened back on Jan. Show More Summary

Jon Jones: I'm about to win a world title, and they're talking about tickets?

Jon Jones doesn’t appear to be too rattled about his latest run-in with the law, which will reportedly result in three days of community service.Filed under: News, UFC

Rafael Natal meets Robert Whittaker at UFC 197

A middleweight matchup between Brazilian Rafael Natal and Australian Robert Whittaker is the latest addition to April’s UFC 197 event.Filed under: News, UFC

USADA confirms Yoel Romero tested positive for prohibited substance

UFC anti-doping partner USADA today confirmed Yoel Romero tested positive for a prohibited substance in the wake of the UFC middleweight’s admission to failing a test.Filed under: News, UFC

UFC Fight Night 82 injuries and medical suspensions: Stephen Thompson, Rafael Cavalcante facing six-month sits

Stephen Thompson earned the biggest win of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career this past weekend (Sat. Feb. 6, 2016) by knocking out Johny Hendricks in the main event of UFC Fight Night 82 in Las Vegas, Nevada See it again here. ButShow More Summary

Latest UFC rankings update: Stephen Thompson soars to No. 3, Justin Scoggins cracks top 15

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently updated its official fighter rankings to reflect the results of its UFC Fight Night 82 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which took place last Saturday night (Feb. 6, 2016) inside MGM Grand...Show More Summary

ONE exec: We made a play for Benson Henderson, will make play for others

If Benson Henderson hadn’t signed with Bellator, ONE Championship was apparently a serious contender to land the former UFC and WEC lightweight champion.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC

UFC Fight Night 82 medical suspensions: Stephen Thompson faces 6-month term for ankle

After knocking out ex-champ Johny Hendricks in spectacular fashion at UFC Fight Night 82, Stephen Thompson faces a potential six-month suspension.Filed under: News

Eddie Alvarez turned down Tony Ferguson fight, still expects winner of 'Dos Anjos vs McGregor'

After failing to make the splash many expected during his Octagon debut against Donald Cerrone, former Spike TV mainstay Eddie Alvarez bounced back nicely with back-to-back victories over Gilbert Melendez and former lightweight champion...Show More Summary

Irish Republican Army Faction Claims Responsibility for Dublin Boxing Shooting

Three days after a gang of six men in police uniforms and balaclavas stormed the Regency Hotel in Dublin and shot up the weigh-ins for a boxing match scheduled to take place the next night, killing one man and critically injuring two...Show More Summary

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