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UFC Fight Night 53 poster first-look for 'Nelson vs. Story' on Oct. 4 in Sweden

The event will serve as the first offering of another UFC doubleheader. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has assembled a welterweight main event pitting Gunnar Nelson against Rick Story for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. Show More Summary

And Now He’s Fired: Bellator Cuts Phil Baroni for Coming to War Machine’s Defense

(Surely a "Wistful Waistcoat Wednesday" is on the horizon. via Baroni's instagram.) Scott Coker is not fucking around, folks. Just a few weeks into his position as the new President of Bellator MMA, the former Strikeforce CEO has already...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 47 'Fight Motion' video: Watch 'Bader vs. St. Preux' highlights in super slow motion

While you're probably not clamoring to see a bunch of takedowns in slow motion, UFC Fight Night 47 (full results here) did produce a couple of memorable knockouts, like Tim Boetsch and his "Barbarian" bash against Brad Tavares, in addition to Ross Pearson, who proved he was the "Real Deal" by bullying Gray Maynard. Show More Summary

UFC Quick Quote: Eddie Alvarez, king of the underground, coming for UFC lightweight title

And beating Donald Cerrone next month is Las Vegas would certainly be a step in the right direction. "I want the title. And I'm willing to fight whoever I have to fight and willing to prove whatever I have to prove to whoever to get there. Show More Summary

Andrei Arlovski hospitalized by Alistair Overeem after 'dirty tricks' in training camp

"The Pitbull" was able to get medically cleared, but this can't be good for Overeem's reputation, which is currently on life support. The hits keep on coming for Alistair Overeem. Not long after former Blackzilian teammate Anthony Johnson...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 48: Dong Hyun Kim Needs to Continue His Berserker Approach

Not that long ago, Dong Hyun Kim was boring. Really boring. For a guy so thoroughly trained in the art of putting fist to face, he sure could suck the fun out of the process. He was far more keen to smother from the top position than...Show More Summary

Tyron Woodley vs. Dong Hyun Kim: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

On Saturday, the UFC returns to Macau, China, for UFC Fight Night 48: Bisping vs. Le. The main event features a middleweight bout between Michael Bisping and Cung Le. However, the co-main event is arguably more interesting. The co-main event is a welterweight matchup between No. Show More Summary

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Should Ramp Up, Not Pause, Their Verbal Exchanges

On Aug. 12, Jon Jones poured a huge bucket of ice water on the MMA community when he pulled out of his UFC 178 grudge match with Daniel Cormier. Unfortunately, no associated charity dollars appear to be forthcoming. Only sadness. This was supposed to be the biggest fight of 2014. Show More Summary

Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Benson Henderson: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

This Saturday, former lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, faces off against the No. 5-ranked lightweight, Rafael dos Anjos. Henderson is 2-0 since losing the title to Anthony Pettis in 2013 and is 9-1 overall in the UFC. He is ranked at No. Show More Summary

With UFC Contract Official, Eddie Alvarez Meets Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

The UFC is widely regarded as the elite level of mixed martial arts and a place where the best fighters in the world square off to determine supremacy. It's the top organization in the sport and the place Eddie Alvarez has been aiming to land for more than a year. Show More Summary

Cub Swanson Shouldn't Have to Fight Frankie Edgar...But It Makes Sense

So, you're on a six-fight winning streak in one of the toughest divisions the UFC has to offer. You've defeated the division's fifth-, 10th-, 11th- and 14th-ranked fighters in the process. You even managed to KO the No. 14 fighter in the division above you. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 48 and 49: Who's on the Hot Seat?

With two events coming up this weekend, competitors at all levels will be stepping into the Octagon. Benson Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos are among the elite fighters doing battle this weekend, as the lightweight contenders will meet in the UFC Fight Night 49 main event. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 49 results: LIVE stream 'Henderson vs dos Anjos' discussion

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to FOX Sports 1 this weekend (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014) with UFC Fight Night 49: "Henderson vs. dos Anjos" from inside BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Get complete, official results and real-time fight coverage starting at 7:30 p.m. Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 54: Paige VanZant undergoing therapy for spinal injury, not yet cleared to train

That means her UFC debut against Kailin Curran, which is set for October 4, 2014, could be in jeopardy. Paige VanZant's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut looks to be in jeopardy, as the 20-year old Strawweight revealed via her...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 49 'Prelims' preview, predictions for 'Henderson vs dos Anjos' in Tulsa

More fights are coming to Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1/2 this weekend (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014) when UFC Fight Night 49: "Henderson vs. dos Anjos" kicks off from BOK Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma. MMAmania.com's Patrick Stumberg kicks off UFC Fight...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 48 complete fighter breakdown: Michael Bisping and Cung Le

MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) games of UFC Fight Night 48 headliners Michael Bisping and Cung Le, who will collide in an important middleweight bout on Saturday (Aug....Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 49 fight card: Francis Carmont vs Thales Leites fight preview

In an important clash for their respective careers, both Francis Carmont and Thales Leites will be looking to make a statement in the crowded middleweight division. “Limitless” needs to avoid a third defeat in a row, while the Brazilian looks to continue his dazzling run of six straight victories. Show More Summary

Eddie Alvarez Signs with UFC, Meets Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

It didn't take long for released Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to sign with the UFC. In fact, it was mere hours before the man signed on the dotted line. After Bellator boss Scott Coker granted his release Tuesday morning, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com, Dana White and Co. Show More Summary

War Machine appears in California court in connection to Christy Mack assault, will be extradited to Las Vegas to face criminal charges

Charges that include battery, coercion, and assault with a deadly weapon. Embattled mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Jon Koppenhaver, who legally changed his name to "War Machine" back in 2008, appeared before California Superior Court on Tuesday (Aug. Show More Summary

Donald Cerrone vs. Eddie Alvarez official for UFC 178 on Sept. 27 in Las Vegas

That was fast. Not long after parting ways with Bellator MMA, former 155-pound champion Eddie Alvarez inked a new deal with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2014) and will make his debut against Donald Cerrone at the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which takes place on Sept. Show More Summary

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