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UFC 178: Dominick Cruz explains decision to turn down title fight in favor of Takeya Mizugaki

As "The Dominator" explains, preparing for a three-round fight as opposed to a five-round fight is an entirely different beast, something he learned the hard way earlier this year. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight...Show More Summary

Tim Kennedy: Belfort Is 'Dripping Testosterone Out of His Eyeballs Right Now'

UFC middleweight contender Tim Kennedy has always taken a hard stance against performance-enhancing drugs in MMA, so it comes as little surprise that he's never been—and still isn't—a Vitor Belfort fan. The two-time Strikeforce title...Show More Summary

Lawler vs. Brown: A Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night on Fox

Have you ever heard the phrase "give the people what they want"? That should be the name of this event. UFC on Fox: Giving the People What They Want. When Matt Brown last fought, a star was born. He had plenty of knockouts and popularity...Show More Summary

NBD, But CagePotato Was Just Quoted By THE FCKING NEW YORKER

(This glorious occasion calls for only the most glorious of gifs, so take it away, Howard Dean.) So recently, The New Yorker ran a profile on women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, entitled, "Mean Girl: Why the world’s best female...Show More Summary

Direct 10th dan from Founder! Michio Hikitsuchi’s “Essential Teachings of Aikido” Online Course in 38 lessons!

Hi, I’m Stanley Pranin here to tell you about our newest online video course, the “Essential Teachings of Aikido” by Michio Hikitsuchi, 10th dan We are able to republish this beautifully filmed video footage of a great aikido master in the form of an online study course through an arrangement with Laurin Herr of Pacific… Read More

Watch UFC Fight Night 45 'Fight Motion' video including 'Cowboy's' phantom kick to the pills

Here's your chance to relive the UFC Fight Night 45: "Cerrone vs. Miller" mixed martial arts (MMA) event that aired last Wednesday night (July 16, 2014) on FOX Sports 1, with "Fight Motion" video highlights featuring all the hard-hitting action from Revel Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Show More Summary

Ronda Rousey in The New Yorker magazine as UFC 'Mean Girl' who loves to be hated

But don't let the title fool you, as it's a very complimentary piece. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, is no stranger to exposure. Once you've appeared naked on a national magazine, it's all gravy from there. Show More Summary

Conor McGregor helps UFC Fight Night 46 set ratings record in Ireland

UFC Fight Night 46 was the most-watched sporting broadcast in the history of Ireland's 3e on TV3. If Dennis Bermudez wants to know why Conor McGregor is the promotion's featherweight darling, he should probably look at the ratings for UFC Fight Night 46. The "McGregor vs. Show More Summary

Knicks Exploring Trades for J.R., Shumpert, Shane Larkin

Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks have been busy this offseason and they might not be done just yet. A league source told ESPN New York’s Ian Begley that the Knicks are exploring trades for J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and Shane Larkin: Working to clear the logjam in the backcourt, the Knicks are discussing […]

Video: Leonard Garcia taps, surrenders featherweight strap to Damon Jackson at LFC 33

All good things must come to an end, including Leonard Garcia's torrid run on the regional circuit.

The Fighting Life: Finding Kyle Kingsbury

There is a positive energy that radiates from Kyle Kingsbury. The Ultimate Fighter alum is a hulk of a human being, with broad shoulders and tree trunk legs, but he is quick with a joke and that puts those around him at ease almost instantly. Show More Summary

UFC Quick Quote: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira still has what it takes to fight in MMA

Down, but not out. "I had surgery four weeks ago, and I'm doing fine now. ACL surgery takes at least five months to return to fighting. I'm doing physical therapy now. I know the limits of my body. I won't get myself injured again. I can do other things. Show More Summary

CagePotato Ban: Saying You Don’t Care If Your Opponents Are Using PEDs

(Bagautinov's doping wasn't enough to earn him a victory — but that's no reason to let him off the hook. / Photo via MMAJunkie) Now that random drug testing is nailing MMA fighters on a regular basis, the truth is inescapable: PEDs have become the sport's most urgent and embarrassing problem. Show More Summary

Dennis Bermudez on Conor McGregor: 'I'm on a six-fight win streak and no one's talking about me'

But don't expect "The Menace" (or this guy) to go full-WWE just to build some hype. Streaking Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Dennis Bermudez has been setting the 145-pound division on fire, racking up six straight...Show More Summary

Tim Kennedy: 'I actually think Yoel Romero is better than Vitor Belfort'

Crazy talk? Maybe not... Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Tim Kennedy was hoping to fight Vitor Belfort (get in line, bub), but by his estimation, "The Phenom" will never be clean. As a result, Plan B is Yoel Romero, who greets the Strikeforce import at the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Sept. Show More Summary

Monday Morning Hangover: Brad Pickett hits 'Creepy' speed bump on road to flyweight title

After an action-packed UFC Fight Night 46 event over the weekend (Sat., July 19 2014) in Dublin, Ireland, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, Brad Pickett is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 45 & 46 results, recap, wrap up: Donald Cerrone, Conor McGregor shine bright

Let's wrap up all the action from UFC Fight Night 45 & 46 this past week. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stayed busy this past week with two events: UFC Fight Night 45 invaded the Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey,...Show More Summary

Is a Rivalry Brewing Between Nova Uniao and Team Alpha Male?

Most MMA fans, no matter the age, get the opportunity to gaze upon a genuine rivalry between two elite fighters in their lifetime. They square off back and forth, split victories and keep fans hungry. That’s like winning $15 on a $1Show More Summary

UFC on Fox 12: Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

This Saturday in San Jose, California, a highly anticipated fight finally takes place in the welterweight division between "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown. Brown is on a highly impressive win streak and the best run of his career,...Show More Summary

UFC on Fox 12: Is Matt Brown in over His Head Against Robbie Lawler?

Matt Brown once authored a 12-11 record as a professional mixed martial artist, leaving many questioning whether or not The Immortal had a place among the sport’s elite. He’s since capped off a seven-fight winning streak and thrust himself...Show More Summary

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