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Henry Cejudo out Against Scott Jorgensen at UFC 177 Due to Medical Concerns

If you were looking forward to seeing Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo face Scott Jorgensen at UFC 177, grab a stuffed animal and some warm milk. I have bad news for you. According to Fox Sports' Damon Martin, Cejudo was forced out...Show More Summary

Henry Cejudo withdraws from Scott Jorgensen fight at UFC 177 due to 'medical reasons'

The "Dillashaw vs. Barao 2" card will continue on with nine bouts. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) today (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) announced that Olympic gold medalist and world-renowned freestyle wrestler Henry Cejudo has withdrawn...Show More Summary

ONE FC 19 results recap: Shinya Aoki and Ben Askren earn quick stoppages, Roger Huerta dominates

"Reign of Champions" took place on pay-per-view (PPV) earlier this morning (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) from inside Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). ONE FC entertained Dubai this morning (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) with...Show More Summary

Ex-Bellator Champ Ben Askren Wins ONE FC Welterweight Title with Ease

Former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren steamrolled Nobutatsu Suzuki at ONE FC: Reign of Champions minutes ago, taking just a minute-and-a-half to score a TKO victory and capture championship gold. LIVE RESULT: @ BenAskren beats...Show More Summary

GIF: Ben Askren stops Nobutatsu Suzuki via 100-punch TKO at ONE FC 19

Think of a slower, funkier E. Honda and you have a pretty good idea of how things ended in this welterweight title fight pitting Ben Askren against Nobutatsu Suzuki. Of course, it helps when the referee goes full-Medusa and just stands around like a concrete statue. Show More Summary

Bellator adds Italian featherweight Annalisa Bucci to expanding women's division

The No. 6- Ranked Featherweight Makes Her North American Debut This Year. Newport Beach, Calif. (August 27, 2014) - The roster additions continue for Bellator as the promotion has added the #6 ranked featherweight in the world as Annalisa...Show More Summary

‘ONE FC: Reign of Champions’ Results + GIFs — Aoki, Askren, Huerta Score First-Round Finishes

(Roger Huerta destroys Christian Holley with the help of ONE FC's "Sure, knee 'em in the head when they're down, we don't really care" rule. / GIF via ZP) ONE FC: Reign of Champions (aka ONE FC 19) went down today at the World TradeShow More Summary

Featuring the Ken Kumitachi… Morihiro Saito’s “Aiki Ken and Aiki Jo” Online Course in 20 modules!

Welcome back to Morihiro Saito Sensei’s “Aiki Ken and Jo” instructional course. Last time, Saito Sensei explained the 7 suburi sword exercises. Today, Sensei will introduce 2 of the 5 kumitachi, the more complex paired sword kata he learned from O-Sensei. You will see how the suburi exercises are applied in these more complex kata.

GIF: Watch Roger Huerta destroy Christian Holley with violent knees at ONE FC 19

Because that kind of thing is legal in ONE FC, which aired "Reign of Champions" earlier today (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) from Dubai. "El Matador" is back! Big thanks to Zombie Prophet for the GIF. See who else picked up wins overseas in our ONE FC 19 live results and play-by-play thread right here.

UFC 177 predictions, preview, and analysis

Too soon? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is in a big hurry to give Renan Barao his belt back. Either that, or it's rushing to boot him from the division title picture for good. One of those two scenarios is likely as we head into the UFC 177 pay-per-view (PPV) event this Sat. Show More Summary

Pic: Extra-sinewy version of UFC 179: 'Aldo vs. Mendes 2' poster for Oct. 25 in Rio

What started as artsy-fartsy has now become Saturday morning cartoony. Dig it! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo will face off against Chad Mendes for a second time when they hook 'em up at the upcoming UFC 179 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which is now official for Oct. Show More Summary

Friday Links: Rockhold vs. Machida in the Works, TUF: Latin America Episode 1, Funniest ‘Final Destination’ Death-GIFs + More

(WEC NEVA DIE. Props: YouTube.com/UFC) Dana White: Luke Rockhold Will Probably Fight Lyoto Machida, Not Michael Bisping (BleacherReport) TUF Latin America: Episode 1 (MMAShare) Nevada Attorney General Goes After Wanderlei Silva, Wants...Show More Summary

T.J. Dillashaw Will Beat Renan Barao, and He'll Beat Everyone Else, Too

In May, I spent four days with T. J. Dillashaw during the lead-up to his UFC bantamweight title fight with Renan Barao. Barao was the UFC's latest pet project at the time. Dana White had spent the previous weeks telling everyone with a camera or a recorder that Barao was, in his mind, the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. Show More Summary

Donald Cerrone responds to 'dumb comments' from Bobby Green: 'I have three black guys who live with me'

"A Twitter beef," according to Cerrone, "means nothing." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Donald Cerrone is aware that fellow 155-pound title hopeful, Bobby Green, accused him of groping female fans at the UFC...Show More Summary

The hammer and the nail

Sometimes (not as often as you think) you are the hammer, and sometimes (much more often) you are the nail.. I tell all my students that ukemi is the most important self-defense aspect of the arts that we do for several reasons... Unless you are paid to be the hammer (i.e. Show More Summary

Mexico's UFC 180: 'Velasquez vs. Werdum' PPV event sells out in eight hours

Could Mexico replace Ireland as the world's most raucous crowd? Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans have gobbled up all the tickets -- rather quickly -- for the upcoming UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Werdum" pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled to take place on Nov. Show More Summary

Chris Paul Triple-Doubles At Seattle AM Game In Jordan CP3.VIII Before Its Release

Sneaker release date be damned is one of the things I took away from Chris Paul’s recent performance in a Seattle AM game on Saturday, August 23rd. Aside from recording a triple-double in effortless style, CP3 (unknowingly or not) debuted his new signature sneaker before Jordan Brand even announces it. After having the best performance […]

The Most Shocking Submissions in MMA History

Many of the most timeless submissions in the history of MMA unfolded unexpectedly. Anderson Silva's fifth-round triangle armbar of Chael Sonnen was a classic stunner simply because it spoiled a seemingly definite upset win for The American...Show More Summary

UFC 177 weigh in results, live video stream

The official weigh-in event for UFC 177: "Dillashaw vs. Barao 2" takes place today (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) from the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. As usual, MMAmania.com will provide both a live video stream and complete UFC 177 weigh-in results below, as well as detailed recap of the festivities just as soon as they conclude. Show More Summary

UFC 177: Predictions for Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 Fight Card

The Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, will be loud and rowdy for UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw on Saturday night. Dillashaw will headline UFC 177 in his hometown in one of the most anticipated fights of the year. Dillashaw...Show More Summary

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