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The Time Is Now for Mir vs. Lesnar III

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC Ronda Rousey proved herself as one of UFC’s biggest draws on Saturday night with her 14-second demolition of Cat Zigano. However, a certain former world champion strutted into the Staples Center just as...Show More Summary

Manly Ian McCall could wear a judo gi and throw Ronda Rousey on her head

And she is definitely not the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, according to "Uncle Creepy." Top flyweight Ian McCall is growing increasingly frustrated having to hear time and again that undefeated women's 135-pound champion...Show More Summary

Kelvin Gastelum and Efrain Escudero announced as TUF: 'Latin America 2' coaches

However, the two men will not fight each other at the end of the show. The next international installment of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) will feature up-and-coming mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters who will be under the tutelage of two...Show More Summary

Video: Jon Jones and his legal team looking into 'foul play' behind UFC 182 drug test fiasco

Prior to his UFC 182 title defense against Daniel Cormier earlier this year in Las Vegas, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites in an out-of-competition drug test administered by Nevada State...Show More Summary

'Surprised' Anderson Silva Offers Nick Diaz a Rematch, PED-Free

Anderson Silva has come to grips with the failed drug tests, and now he is on a mission to determine exactly how the two steroids, Drostanolone and Androsterone, got into his system in the first place. The former UFC middleweight champ has helplessly sat on the sidelines, listening to critics rip apart his legacy. Show More Summary

Ronda Rousey's Greatness Challenges Everything, Even How We Talk About Her

It's strange to think that 11 fights and nearly four years into her amazing MMA career, we still have no idea how to talk about Ronda Rousey. Through five appearances in the Octagon—capped by Saturday’s 14-second destruction of Cat Zingano...Show More Summary

UFC 185 video preview for 'Pettis vs. Dos Anjos' (Extended)

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently released an extended video preview for its upcoming UFC 185: "Pettis vs. Dos Anjos" pay-per-view (PPV) event, which is set to go down inside American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, onShow More Summary

An interesting film of Hirano's kata

This is a right interesting film, the first part of it is Hirano's unusual rhythmic uchikomi and nagekomi exercises. The second part beginning at about 2:20 (that caught my attention today) is Hirano's Nanatsu no kata. This rendition...Show More Summary

Thiago Silva vs. Matt Hamill set for WSOF 19 co-main event with Vinny Magalhaes in contractual limbo

It's the rematch you were dying to not see. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender Thiago Silva, who defeated Matt Hamill by way of ugly unanimous decision in late 2013, will run it back against "TheShow More Summary

Anderson Silva 'surprised' he failed UFC 183 drug test, offers Nick Diaz immediate rematch

Why did Anderson Silva fail his UFC 183 drug test? Don't ask "The Spider," because the former middleweight champion has no explanation. In fact, when his manager informed him that Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) returned a positive...Show More Summary

The Ultimate Fighter 21 ATT vs. Blackzilians: Previewing Each Fighter

It's official. The long-running The Ultimate Fighter series is back for the UFC, but this time with a twist. It's gym vs. gym. That's right, rival Florida gyms will go head-to-head, as Dan Lambert's American Top Team takes on Glenn Robinson's Blackzilians camp in what should be a heated rivalry. Show More Summary

UFC 187 tickets: 'Jones vs. Johnson' seats for sale online at MGM Grand event on May 23

If you're going to see only one live event in 2015, make it this one. Tickets for the upcoming UFC 187 pay-per-view (PPV) mixed martial arts (MMA) extravaganza, which takes place on May 23, 2015, inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, will go on sale to the general public this Friday (March 6, 2015) at 10 a.m. Show More Summary

Latest UFC Fight Night 68 fight card and rumors for 'Cormier vs. Bader' on June 6 in New Orleans

It's a battle for light heavyweight relevancy at the UFC Fight Night 68 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass, as two former top contenders slug it out for a spot in the 205-pound title chase, while one fading...Show More Summary

Sherdog’s Top 10: Scariest Finishers

MMA is littered with fighters who have produced a consistent track record of maiming and knocking out their opponents in brutal fashion.

The Case Against Anderson: Why 'The Spider' Needs to Provide Answers ASAP

Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC Testing positive for banned substances in a drug test was a big blow to Anderson Silva and his until-now immaculate career. The confirmation of a second positive test, however—flagging Anderson yet again...Show More Summary

A Tiger Trainer Talks: Inside Thailand's Largest Muay Thai Gym

Photos by Lindsey Newhall Tiger Muay Thai, one of Asia's largest gyms, employs approximately 30 Thai nationals as full-time Muay Thai trainers at its Phuket facility. I kept in touch with a few trainers I'd met during my first visit in early 2014. Show More Summary

Quick Results: Fight Night Porto Alegre

Photos by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC UFC Fight Night in Brazil didn't go well for the home team or for the favorites. In fact, had you parlayed the first six underdogs on the Porto Alegre card, you'd be 6.3 million dollars richer. If you had bet on all nine underdogs? Incredible. Show More Summary

The Revival of Collegiate Boxing

University of Washington's Taylor Williams. (All photos by Nick Wong) I walk into a matted room on a Wednesday evening inside the Intramural Activities Building, a fitness facility for the University of Washington student body. Inside...Show More Summary

The Brazilian MMA Commission Is Hustling to Keep PED Use in Check

Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images The Ultimate Fighting Championship made an important announcement last Wednesday, February 18th, stating that it would set in motion new protocols to enforce more rigorous regulation in light of the several recent cases of athletes caught with illicit substances in their systems, both in and out of competition. Show More Summary

Time for Barboza, Johnson to Make a Statement

Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC Buried beneath all the press conferences, the revamped drug-testing chatter, and new fight announcements, under the Ronday Rousey publicity—which is kicking into high gear ahead of UFC 184—is this weekend’s UFN “Bigfoot vs. Show More Summary

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