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Video: UFC releases first interview with Nick Diaz following recent contract extension

Diaz insists he's still in shape and could fight on a week's notice. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender and longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Nick Diaz has emerged from self-imposed retirement to inkShow More Summary

Dan Hardy Wants to Send Diego Sanchez into Retirement for His Comeback Fight

Dan Hardy has a nice, comfy job of calling fights for the UFC. Most fans would love to be in his position but Hardy has a plan to step back into the Octagon once more. Speaking on MMAJunkie Radio Hardy shared that he received encouraging...Show More Summary

My Martial Art - Explained

I practice martial arts. That seems to those who read this blog and my posts as a redundant statement but I am about to clarify what it is that I practice to ensure clarity to many aspects of the posts herein this blog or blogs. First,...Show More Summary

Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu Takumakai: “Techniques a Wonder of Human Ingenuity!”

An excellent documentary in Japanese on Daito-ryu Aikijujutsu Takumakai, the largest branch of the various descendants of Sokaku Takeda’s art, studied by Morihei Ueshiba beginning in 1915. The complex old-style jujutsu techniques comprising the curriculum are a wonder of human ingenuity!… Click here to watch video

Rashad Evans Won't Make the Same Mistake Again, Won't Fight Anthony Johnson

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, well, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans isn't going to let there be a second time. Speaking to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour, Evans talked about his timetable for a return (...Show More Summary

UFC 178: Jorge Masvidal vs. Bobby Green booked for Sept. 27 in Las Vegas

"Gamebred" vs. "King"... who's the contender and who's the pretender? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) continues its run of outstanding matchmaking as today it brings word that Jorge Masvidal and Bobby Green will face off at the upcoming UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for Sept. Show More Summary

Strategic Call-Out Alert: Dan Hardy Wants to “Retire” Diego Sanchez

(With takedown defense like that, Hardy doesn't even stand a chance. Photo via Hardy's Twitter.) Ever since being forced into a semi-retirement due to a heart condition known as Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, former welterweight title...Show More Summary

Sport, Fighting, Combat and Self-Defenses

These are four distinctly different things. There is one thing that is common to all four. The one thing transcends things like systems, styles and techniques. What is the “one” thing? Weeelllll, the answer is quite simple once you hear it. Show More Summary

Report: Colton Smith, Pat Healy Among Recent UFC Roster Cuts

It looks like the UFC is trimming the fat on its bulking roster. At least that's according to a report from Bloody Elbow's Mookie Alexander about some fighters being removed from the UFC's roster page. Fans should note the disclaimer...Show More Summary

Diego Sanchez giving 'serious thought' to featherweight cut for Conor McGregor fight

If "KenFlo" can go from middleweight to featherweight, then perhaps "The Nightmare" can, too. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight attraction Conor McGregor said some pretty horrible things about Diego Sanchez, callingShow More Summary

UFC: 10 Veterans Who Are Almost Done

Veterans in any sport walk a fine line. They're valuable in team building and useful for their experience, but oftentimes they wake up one day and are suddenly way too old and slow to compete at the highest level. It's easier to hide in a team sport but almost impossible to avoid. Show More Summary

UFC on FOX 12 medical suspensions, injuries: Brown down six months, Perpetuo gone until further notice

Doctor! Doctor! Gimme the news! Mandatory vacations! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be say goodbye to those fighters who competed at the UFC on FOX 12: "Lawler vs. Brown" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Saturday nightShow More Summary

CagePotato’s “Irreverent” Caption Contest: Win a Copy of ‘The Raid 2? on Blu-ray!

(Click here to submit your captions on Lockerdome. / Photo via Getty) In honor of the highbrow mainstream press we got last week, CagePotato has decided to celebrate. We have in our possession three Blu-ray copies of ass-kickin' action...Show More Summary

Steph, Klay Don’t Think Dubs Will Trade Klay for K-Love

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson don’t think the Warriors are going to trade Klay Thompson. #MindMelting (#NotReally) Speaking with Yahoo Sports’ Marc J. Spears, Thompson addressed the Kevin Love trade rumors that continue to envelop Golden State, often at the expense of Klay himself: We got a good core. I feel we have one of […]

Dennis Siver returns, fights Robert Whiteford at UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm

No more mystery supplements! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has booked a featherweight contest pitting Dennis Siver opposite Robert Whiteford for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. Show More Summary

Video: 'Rowdy' Ronda Rousey ESPN 'Nine for IX' UFC documentary

“Rowdy Ronda Rousey," directed by the Mundo Sisters, premiered on ESPNw on July 28, 2014.

Nick Diaz Returns!: 3 Opponents He Could Face in UFC Return

Stockton's native son, Nick Diaz, is finally set to return to the UFC and, man, it couldn't have come at a better time. The former Strikeforce champion has long been one of the most enigmatic figures in MMA and the question now, as it...Show More Summary

Hungriest Fighters in Every UFC Division

Possessing the hunger to fight is found, not given. It's a sense of belonging, or rather self-entitlement, that fuels monumental success. Hunger not only serves as a physical and mental catalyst when the Octagon door closes, but it puts every other fighter in the division on notice that you mean business. But hunger doesn't last forever. Show More Summary

Handing out UFC Performance Bonuses for July

And just like that, July is coming to an end. We were greeted with a highly anticipated title bout between the new middleweight emperor Chris Weidman and a valiant challenger in Lyoto Machida at UFC 176, only to be sent off toward August...Show More Summary

The Beaten Path: 5 Prospects to Watch in August

Another month, another chance for MMA prospects to prove their worth. That's right folks, the MMA train never stops. It continues to roll, month in and month out. At the Beaten Path, it is our job to make sure you keep your eye on the next wave of top-level talent. Show More Summary

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