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Dana White reacts to Floyd Mayweather's 'he' diss of Ronda Rousey: 'That's what I'd expect him to say'

Because "Money" acknowledging "Rowdy" puts the boxing king in a no-win situation. Floyd Mayweather Jr. claims he doesn't know who Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is, even though she's a...Show More Summary

UFC Fight Night 45 Video Highlights: Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller, Edson Barboza’s Nasty Body Kick TKO + More

(Props: UFC on FOX) If you didn't tune in to UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Miller last night, slap yourself in the face. The Atlantic City event was chock full of wild battles, debilitating body shots, and freakish hematomas, and every...Show More Summary

Jessamyn Duke’s Fight Night 45 Loss Was Due to a Broken Hand, Not Getting KTFO, According to Shayna Baszler

("Uh, Jessamyn, we're gonna have to ask you to stop with the hand gestures while we take this x-ray.") Fight Night 45 was one of the most violent non-Fight for the Troops cards in UFC History, featuring an astounding nine finishes, 8 TKOs, and a six fight main card that not once required a judge's input. Show More Summary

Bellator 123 Adds Cheick Kongo vs. Lavar Johnson, King Mo vs. Tom DeBlass, And the Debut of Bobby Lashley [#FridayNightWars]

(Disclaimer: Black guys not drawn to scale.) On September 5th, Southeastern Connecticut is going to host way more top-notch MMA than it deserves, honestly. That's the date of #FridayNightWars (hashtag patent-pending), the night whenShow More Summary

TUF 8 Winner Efrain Escudero Gets Another Ticket Back to UFC, Will Face Francisco Trinaldo

(My memory's not so good...this was the TUF 8 lightweight final, right?) If you put together a list of the most successful Ultimate Fighter winners in the show's history, TUF 8's Efrain Escudero would definitely not be on that list.Show More Summary

Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso Booked for UFC 177 Co-Main Event

(Hell yeah bro, if you're not psyched for this one you're just not a real f-ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ.) As first reported by Yahoo!'s Kevin Iole, UFC 177: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2: Seriously? Already? (August 30th; Sacramento,...Show More Summary

Floyd Mayweather Says Facing Marcos Maidana Is Like Battling an MMA Fighter

Roughly two-and-half months after scoring a majority-decision win over Marcos Maidana, WBC and WBA welterweight champ Floyd Mayweather sounded off on his upcoming rematch with the Argentinian on Monday in New York City. During a press...Show More Summary

Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller: Appreciating the UFC Fight Night 45 Main Event

Neither Donald Cerrone nor Jim Miller has ever headlined a UFC pay-per-view. Neither guy has ever been champion (or even fought for UFC gold). Both are eternally kicking around the bottom half of the lightweight Top 10, and though they...Show More Summary

Floyd Mayweather When Asked About Ronda Rousey Fight: 'I Don't Know Who He Is'

Everyone wants to fight Floyd Mayweather. Sure, the No. 1 pound-for-pound boxing champion is undefeated (with 26 of those wins coming via knockout), but when you fight Floyd, one thing is certain: You're going to get paid. In addition...Show More Summary

And Now He’s Hired: Brandon Vera Signs With ONE FC, Debut Date TBA

(Let me guess...makeup shotgun? / Photo via MMAJunkie) A month after his UFC firing went public, Brandon Vera has found a new home. MMAFighting passed along word yesterday that the 36-year-old striker has been signed by ONE FC, and will...Show More Summary

The 21 Best Accessories in MMA History

(Alistair Overeem wielding Mjolnir / Photo via Getty) Sometimes fans need more to remember a fighter by than just a performance or a gimmick. They need an accessory to associate that fighter with--and the very best fighters understand...Show More Summary

Martial Arts Fail of the Week: Systema Instructor Takes Out a Compliant Biker Gang

It's been a while since we've had a Martial Arts Fail of the Week here on CagePotato. First we were busy crafting the 95 Theses of MMA. Now we're busy with another magic, top secret project that likely won't surface for a few weeks at the very earliest. Show More Summary

UFC Needs to Return to Stacked PPV Cards for Year-End Event

UFC fans have grown spoiled over the years. This is not debatable. It is fact. Diehard fans of any sport will find a way to argue anything, and I am being quite literal in my usage of the term "literal." You have a personal list of your...Show More Summary

Cris Cyborg Dropping to Bantamweight for Invicta FC Fight in December

(Honestly? I still think Frankie wins this one seven times out of ten. / Photo via TitoCouture) Yesterday, Shannon Knapp announced that Invicta FC 8 (September 6th; Kansas City, MO) will be the first Invicta event to air live on Fight...Show More Summary

King Mo is Pro Wrasslin’ Tonight and This is The Actual Poster For the Event

(Best. Fight Pass card. Ever.) King Mo is pro wrasslin' tonight. I learned this by looking at the above poster, which was posted on his Instagram last night. According to all sources, this event is an actual thing that is happening.Show More Summary

Holly Holm Signs Multi-Fight Deal With the UFC; Debut Date/Opponent TBA

(Photo via HollyHolm.com) After months of occasionally hostile negotiations, former world-champion boxer Holly Holm has signed a multi-fight deal with the UFC. Dana White confirmed the news on twitter this evening. The 32-year-old Jackson/Winkeljohn...Show More Summary

Let’s Count All the Cringeworthy/Shit-Stirring Moments From Ariel Helwani’s Interview With the TUF 20 Cast

If you're not familiar with MMA reporter/occasional UFC employee Ariel Helwani by now, all you need to know is that he loves to instigate shit between MMA fighters more than MMAMania's Jesse Holland loves to eye-rape Brittney Palmer....Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen ‘Accepts Responsibility’ for Second Positive Drug Test, Faces Up to $250,000 Fine From NSAC

(And like that...he's gone.) Is it quiet in here, or is it just the utter lack of Chael Sonnen soundbites over the last month? We haven't heard a peep from the American Gangster since he failed a random drug test for unapproved hormone-regulators, and retired on national television. Show More Summary

Photo of the Year Nominee: Frankie Edgar, What Hath Thou Wrought?

(via the UFC's instagram.) Following his utterly dominant win over BJ Penn in their completely pointless trilogy fight at the TUF 19 Finale last weekend, Frankie Edgar did not sound like a man who had just defeated a legend of the game for the third straight time. Show More Summary

Let’s All Just Calm Down About This “Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 178? News

("What's your name, kid-ACK! Is this photo made from shards of broken glass or something! So much blood! SO MUCH BLOOD!!" Photo via Getty.) I know what you're thinking. Just like me, you woke up this morning, immediately opened up r/MMA, and saw the "Dominick Cruz has a fight booked!" thread. Show More Summary

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