Michael Bisping reveals knee injury will delay return but still wants GSP next

Published on May 19, 2017 by Newsroom

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping is holding out hope that he’ll still face Georges St-Pierre in his next fight, but even if that matchup is taken away from him it appears he won’t be returning to the Octagon any time... (Read more)

Conor McGregor still an underdog but odds shift for potential showdown with Floyd Mayweather

Published on May 18, 2017 by Newsroom

Conor McGregor has inked his part in the deal for a showdown with Floyd Mayweather in boxing as UFC president Dana White continues negotiations to put together arguably one of the biggest fights in combat sports history. Rumors about the... (Read more)

Former champ Chris Weidman faces Kelvin Gastelum at FOX UFC Fight Night in New York

Published on May 12, 2017 by Newsroom

Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman said it was a dream to one day fight at Nassau Coliseum near his home on Long Island, New York. Now he’ll get his chance. Weidman will face rising middleweight contender Kelvin Gastelum in the... (Read more)

Miocic, dos Santos and Jedrzejczyk, Andrade on weight for UFC 211 in Dallas

Published on May 11, 2017 by Newsroom

DALLAS — The UFC 211 weigh-ins on Friday morning didn’t involve too much drama outside of strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk waiting until about 10 minutes left to go in the proceedings before stepping onto the scale. Jedrzejczyk stepped behind a... (Read more)

Kelvin Gastelum vows to never fight in Brazil again after win against Vitor Belfort overturned

Published on May 9, 2017 by Newsroom

Kelvin Gastelum is done fighting in Brazil after he was handed a 90-day suspension, fine and his win over Vitor Belfort was overturned following a positive drug test for marijuana surrounding their fight back in March. Gastelum’s fight night sample... (Read more)

Conor McGregor shares photos of his newborn son

Published on May 7, 2017 by Newsroom

Conor McGregor is now a father. McGregor tweeted a photo of his adorable newborn son – Conor Jack McGregor – on Sunday. McGregor wrote that bothe the baby and his partner Dee Devlin are “doing great.” According to the Irish... (Read more)

Dana White: Anderson Silva will not receive an interim title fight

Published on May 6, 2017 by Newsroom

UFC president Dana White is calling Anderson Silva’s bluff. The former middleweight champion stated this past week that if he didn’t receive an interim title fight against No. 1 ranked contender Yoel Romero that he would retire from the sport... (Read more)
Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

Stipe Miocic explains why he’ll never turn into a ‘rock star’ as UFC heavyweight champion

Published on May 5, 2017 by Newsroom

Being a UFC champion not only means that a fighter has reached the pinnacle of the sport but there’s also a ton more attention and scrutiny that comes along with the title as well. Several champions in the past have... (Read more)

Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 2 in the works for UFC 213

Published on May 4, 2017 by Newsroom

Women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes will look to make the second defense of her title against a familiar foe from her past as she’s expected to face Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 213 on July 8 in Las Vegas. Sources close... (Read more)
Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Junior dos Santos makes bold prediction for his rematch with Stipe Miocic at UFC 211

Published on May 4, 2017 by Newsroom

It’s been nearly five years since Junior dos Santos could last call himself the UFC heavyweight champion, and that’s far too long in his mind. The bruising Brazilian heavyweight was first crowned champion when he sent Cain Velasquez packing with... (Read more)