B.J. Penn announces he will return at UFC 197

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn is still planning on coming out of retirement, however, it just won't be at UFC 196 as originally planned. Instead, Penn announced on his website that there has been a slight change of plans and he will now square off against an unnamed opponent at ...

Cris Cyborg hilariously trolls Ronda Rousey on Twitter

Sunday, January 24th, 2016

The ongoing fiery feud between Ronda Rousey and Cris "Cyborg" Justino had some gasoline dumped on it Saturday night, as Cyborg simply couldn't resist the perfect chance to troll her eternal nemesis with Rousey hosting Saturday Night Live. Rousey suffered her first professional loss against Holly Holm in November after being unable to dictate the fight ...

Report: Fedor Emelianenko to return to MMA

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Without a doubt Fedor Emelianenko was the most dominant force in mixed martial arts history. The Russian heavyweight amassed a 31-1 record to open his career (the one loss coming via stoppage due to a cut), boasting easy victories over the sport's biggest names. He was feared by all, and ...

CM Punk hoping for December UFC debut

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Ever since he shocked the world and signed on to fight in the UFC, the sports world has wondered when former WWE star CM Punk would make his mixed martial arts debut. On Thursday, Punk (whose real name is Phil Brooks) told UFC.com that he was hoping to make his ...

Jon Jones will get immediate title shot if he returns to UFC

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Jon Jones has been the most dominant figure in mixed martial arts for a few years now, but he has also had his share of issues. Recently, Jones was stripped of his UFC light heavyweight championship and suspended indefinitely following a hit-and-run accident. Luckily for Jones, he will be welcomed ...

Dana White: Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson likely for May

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Despite a (very) short stint in rehab for a cocaine problem, it looks like UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones will be defending his title shortly. UFC president Dana White was on the Jim Rome show Wednesday and told the host that Jones will likely fight Anthony "Rumble" Johnson ...

Three fighters file antitrust lawsuit against UFC

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

On Tuesday, Cung Le, Nate Quarry and Jon Fitch filed a lawsuit in San Jose, California against Zuffa LLC, the parent company of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The suit alleges that the promotion holds a monopoly on the mixed martial arts market. Fitch and Quarry are retired former UFC fighters, while ...

Brock Lesnar ready to return to UFC?

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

It seems that every few months we get a headline like the one above, but this time there appears to be some validity to everyone's favorite mixed martial arts rumor. UFC president Dana White claims that Brock Lesnar is finally fully healthy and interested in returning to the sport. Lesnar is ...