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‘Mighty Mouse’ survives early scare to beat Tim Elliott for 9th straight title defense

Published on December 6, 2016 by Newsroom

When Matt Serra knocked out Georges St-Pierre to win the welterweight title after earning the shot on “The Ultimate Fighter” season 4 it was called the biggest upset in UFC history. Following a run through a 16-man flyweight tournament, Tim... (Read more)
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Joseph Benavidez edges out Henry Cejudo in ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate

Published on December 6, 2016 by Newsroom

Joseph Benavidez and Henry Cejudo engaged in a bitter rivalry all season long on “The Ultimate Fighter” and then proceeded to put on one of the best fights of the year at the finale on Saturday night in Las Vegas.... (Read more)
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Jorge Masvidal TKOs Jake Ellenberger in bizarre finish after foot gets stuck in the cage

Published on December 6, 2016 by Newsroom

For the first time in UFC history a fight was stopped after one of the competitors got his foot stuck in the cage and was unable to continue. It was a bizarre ending to the welterweight showdown between Jorge Masvidal... (Read more)
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Jon Jones explains why he got ‘blacked out wasted’ a week before every fight

Published on December 6, 2016 by Newsroom

Jon Jones is arguably the greatest talent the sport of mixed martial arts has ever seen but he’s been competing at far less than 100-percent ever since he arrived in the UFC. In Jones’ case, he hasn’t been dealing with... (Read more)
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FIVE Grappling – EXCLUSIVE Photo Gallery and Results

Published on December 6, 2016 by Newsroom

Round one: Edwin Najmi submitted Bill Cooper with a D’Arce choke. Marcelo Mafra defeated Dillon Danis replacement, teammate Mansher Khera via decision. 3rd bout of the night, Sean Roberts gets another decision victory against Michael Liera Jr. John Combs sub... (Read more)
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Conor McGregor relinquishes UFC featherweight title

Published on November 30, 2016 by Newsroom

Conor McGregor is no longer a two-division champion after he relinquished the UFC featherweight title on Saturday. The news was announced during the UFC Fight Night broadcast on FS1 Saturday night. McGregor gave up the belt out of necessity as... (Read more)
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Jose Aldo slams Conor McGregor’s title reign after giving up featherweight belt

Published on November 30, 2016 by Newsroom

Jose Aldo was declared the undisputed featherweight champion over the weekend after Conor McGregor gave up the belt so the UFC could introduce another interim title for the UFC 206 main event between Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis. Aldo won... (Read more)
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Daniel Cormier suffers torn groin muscle but hopes to return in early 2017

Published on November 29, 2016 by Newsroom

Daniel Cormier hopes to be back in action in early 2017 after being forced out of his championship main event at UFC 206 against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. As first revealed on the UFC Fight Night broadcast from Australia, Cormier suffered... (Read more)
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Mark Hunt retains attorney for possible legal action against the UFC and Brock Lesnar

Published on November 26, 2016 by Newsroom

As soon as his fight with Brock Lesnar was announced for UFC 200, Mark Hunt expressed concerns that the former heavyweight champion and WWE superstar was using performance enhancing drugs. Hunt ultimately lost a three round decision to Lesnar, but... (Read more)
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Daniel Cormier out of UFC 206 main event against Anthony Johnson

Published on November 26, 2016 by Newsroom

UFC 206 in Toronto just took a major hit. Light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has been forced out of his upcoming fight against Anthony “Rumble” Johnson on Dec. 10 due to injury. Johnson confirmed the news via his Instagram account... (Read more)