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Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas Could Be a Dream Matchup in a Year or Two

In combat sports, it takes the two individuals in the fight to create special moments. Mixed martial arts has seen its fair share of those moments to build some of the stars that we see today. Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Rose Namajunas are two strawweights with the potential to develop star power. Show More Summary

Dana White on 'Cyborg': 'She's going to try to make 135 pounds' to fight Ronda Rousey

The latest chapter in the Cristiane Justino-to-UFC saga has revealed that the Brazilian will indeed attempt to make 135 pounds in order to move toward an eventual fight with UFC champion Ronda Rousey.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC

Anderson Silva vows to compete for another five years, won't rule out UFC title run

Depending on the outcome of his upcoming disciplinary hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva may not be able to return to the Octagon until...Show More Summary

Anderson Silva Planning on Fighting 5 More Years

Failed drug test or not, Anderson Silva isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. The former UFC middleweight champ’s training is now focused on extending his professional fighting career for another five years. During a Q&A session in RioShow More Summary

Claudia Gadelha out of UFC Fight Night 64 Bout with Daly; Replacement Uncertain

Two weeks before the event date, UFC Fight Night 64 is down a bout after women's strawweight Claudia Gadelha pulled out of her contest with Ireland's Aisling Daly. The Brazilian reportedly injured her back during training, forcing the withdrawal. Show More Summary

Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose Namajunas Could Be a Dream Matchup In a Year or Two

Rose Namajunas has been called the "next Ronda Rousey" by the bantamweight champ herself, according to Elias Cepeda of Yahoo. All of her professional wins and her victories on The Ultimate Fighter 20 have come via submission, including...Show More Summary

Better With Age

Bellator MMA champion Joe Warren holds Father Time at bay, as he experiences professional growth into his late 30s.

Beneil Dariush in for injured Paul Felder vs. Jim Miller at UFC on FOX 15 in Newark

A knee injury has forced a change to the lineup at next month’s UFC return to “The Garden State.” Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC

Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald staredown pic, video for UFC 189 in Las Vegas

Hey, remember us? While all the attention has been focused on the featherweight championship (UFC) showdown between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor, there's another stellar title fight locked and loaded for the upcoming UFC 189 pay-per-view (PPV) event on July 11, 2015 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Robbie Lawler vs. Show More Summary

Rajon Rondo May Have ‘Half a Foot Out the Door’

Rajon Rondo projects as one of the more interesting free-agency cases this summer. Especially if he’s looking to leave the Dallas Mavericks. Which he might be. From Basketball Insiders’ Steve Kyler: The narrative around Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo is that he is going to explore free agency. While Rondo has said several times that staying […]

'TUF: Latin America' winner Alejandro Perez meets Patrick Williams at UFC 188

The UFC’s return to Mexico in June has a new bantamweight matchup on tap: Alejandro Perez vs. Patrick Williams. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC

A parent's worst nightmare? Bellator's Guilherme Viana chose MMA over law school

Bellator 135 represents the most significant fight of Guilherme Viana’s career. Why? Because it help him gain a clearer realization of whether his many sacrifices made to reach this point were worth it.Filed under: Bellator, News

Brazil Star Thiago Silva Dismisses 'Motherf----r' Conor McGregor Before UFC 189

Jose Aldo versus Conor McGregor at UFC 189 will be one of the biggest fights of the year, and even Thiago Silva of Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil has an opinion on the July bout. The defender was heard talking to compatriot Aldo in a video montage of the fighters' promotional tour. Show More Summary

UFC Fighters Who Have No Business Being on the Current Fighter Rankings

The official UFC rankings have been a point of contention in the MMA world since their introduction. As their importance increases with the rankings determining pay in relation to the Reebok sponsorship deal, those who vote on the UFC...Show More Summary

Focused and Family-Driven, Unified MMA 22's Tim Hague Closes in on His Dream

Dreams are relative. What you want to accomplish in life probably isn't what I want to accomplish in life, and even among individuals following the same career path, what works for John Doe doesn't necessarily work for Steve Smith. Example: Tim Hague. If you followed the UFC at its height in mid- to late 2009, you probably remember him. Show More Summary

Buscapé vs. Dober Deemed No-Contest

Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC On Monday, we reported that referee Eduardo Herdy’s ruling over last Saturday’s combat between Leandro Buscapé and Drew Dober would most likely stand as a win for the Brazilian fighter. A scandalous and...Show More Summary

John Kavanagh: Aldo Is Already "Emotionally Involved" in McGregor Bout

John Kavanagh gave an exploratory talk in Dublin earlier this week on his journey to bringing his SBG Ireland proponents to the biggest MMA stages in the world, as part of Tiger Beer’s Uncage series. The Brazilian jiu jitsu black belt,...Show More Summary

David Bowie and the Boxing Coach Who Showed Him the Ropes

Austin, Texas is a city so steeped in cultural history that even its most beloved boxing coach, Richard Lord, has a musical connection. It might not mean much to the devout boxing fans who continue to train under the former pro—they’re...Show More Summary

An Hour in a Small Room with the Two Best Welterweights on Earth

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Just days ago, the UFC announced that it would be adding a few stops to its much-hyped UFC 189 World Tour. One of those stops was Vancouver, the city that I, an eager but somewhat unprepared Fightland writer, currently call home. Show More Summary

Minotauro Undergoes Stem-Cell Treatment for Pain

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC 38-year-old Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, the beloved Minotauro, is not just a veteran of the sport: he’s a pioneer, a visionary, and a true living legend. A professional since 1999, this 4 th degree Brazilian...Show More Summary

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