Report: Chris Weidman out of UFC 199 due to injury, UFC currently seeking replacement

UFC 199 has taken a huge hit as it's main event fight will likely have a different bout when all is said and done after news hit Tuesday that Chris Weidman was reportedly removed from the top slot on the card due to a hand injury. He was scheduled to meet Middleweight champion Luke Rockhold … Continue reading Report: Chris Weidman out of UFC 199 due to injury, UFC currently seeking replacement

Anderson Silva out of UFC 198 against Uriah Hall with abdominal injury

UFC 198 took a major hit today as former UFC Middleweight champion Anderson Silva unfortunately has pulled out of his bout with Uriah Hall due to severe abdominal pain. Dana White confirmed the news with Yahoo Sports Tuesday. Even more serious following this bit of news being that Silva may require gall bladder surgery after … Continue reading Anderson Silva out of UFC 198 against Uriah Hall with abdominal injury

BREAKING: Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones II official for UFC 200

Well it was just a matter of time. After Jon Jones defeated Ovince Saint Preux last Saturday at UFC 197 to win the Interim UFC Light Heavyweight championship, many fans and media believed that the grudge match between the division's best rivals would finally come to fruition, and at the years grandest spectacle. Sure enough, … Continue reading BREAKING: Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones II official for UFC 200

Rafael dos Anjos vs. Eddie Alvarez Lightweight title fight set for Fight Pass event scheduled for July 7th

The Lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will make his return to defend his title for the second time against the former Bellator Lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez. The UFC announced Friday morning the match-up, and also included the interesting fact that it will be featured during International Fight Week on July 7th which lands on a … Continue reading Rafael dos Anjos vs. Eddie Alvarez Lightweight title fight set for Fight Pass event scheduled for July 7th

Jon Jones vs. Ovince St. Preux for the Interim UFC Light Heavyweight championship set for UFC 197

With Daniel Cormier now removed from the main event at UFC 197, Ovince St. Pruex now steps up to face Jon Jones in the headlining bout. On Friday, reports of Daniel Cormier being injured and unable to compete surfaced leaving many to speculate who would step in on three weeks notice to take on the … Continue reading Jon Jones vs. Ovince St. Preux for the Interim UFC Light Heavyweight championship set for UFC 197

Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II, Edgar vs. Aldo for Interim Featherweight championship set for UFC 200

C is for Conor. The UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor will get his wish at UFC 200 when he rematches TUF Season 5 winner and top ranked Lightweight Nate Diaz in a rematch from their bout at UFC 196. The bout will be contested once again at Welterweight at 170 lbs. The bout was announced … Continue reading Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II, Edgar vs. Aldo for Interim Featherweight championship set for UFC 200

BREAKING: Cris “Cyborg” set to make UFC debut at UFC 198 against Leslie Smith

One of the most feared fighters in the world will finally step foot inside the octagon as Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg" Justino faces Leslie Smith at UFC 198 on May 14 in a catchweight of 140 pounds. The UFC made the announcement Monday morning after weeks of speculation surrounding the Brazilian champion. Justino (15-1, … Continue reading BREAKING: Cris “Cyborg” set to make UFC debut at UFC 198 against Leslie Smith

BREAKING: NEW YORK TO FINALLY LEGALIZE MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

One of the most significant events in mixed martial arts occurred today on March 22nd, 2016 as one of the biggest travesties of the sport became rectified as New York finally legalized professional MMA competition. New York had long been the only state in the United States to not have legalized professional mixed martial arts … Continue reading BREAKING: NEW YORK TO FINALLY LEGALIZE MIXED MARTIAL ARTS

BREAKING: Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock test positive for steroids following Bellator 149

Following one of the most successful events in Bellator history, dampening news befell the promotion Monday morning when it was announced that headliner and co-headliner combatants of Bellator 149, Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice, tested positive for steroids. Kimbo Slice tested positive for the steroid nandrolone and also had an elevated testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio. Ken Shamrock … Continue reading BREAKING: Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock test positive for steroids following Bellator 149

Wanderlei Silva returns to Japan for RIZIN FF two-on-two grappling match.

Wanderlei Silva is now set to return to Japan. And it will be in as crazy a fashion as only Japan could make it. RIZIN FF, the combat sports promotion led by former PRIDE FC head Nobuyuki Sakakibara, announced during a press conference, the signing of all-time great Wanderlei “The Axe Murderer” Silva (35-12-1, 1 … Continue reading Wanderlei Silva returns to Japan for RIZIN FF two-on-two grappling match.