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 ...

Wanderlei Silva admits taking banned substance

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

In a bizarre story a few weeks ago, UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva comically avoided taking a drug test by simply leaving the gym he was working out at and running away from the test collector. Well, on Tuesday he admitted to avoiding that May 24 drug test because he was ...

UFC On Fox Sports One: Sonnen wins, can learn from other aging fighters

Sunday, August 18th, 2013

"Scottish rage" got Roddy Piper a long way in the professional wrestling business. A Canadian, he managed to parlay wearing a kilt and acting like a crazy person into one of the most storied wrestling careers in the history of the entire business. Though he has been retired from the ...

UFC 148: Live Blog

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

UFC 148: Live Blog

Jon Jones Dominates Rashad Evans At UFC 145

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

It wasn't for lack of trying, but Jon Jones just couldn't get a spectacular finish against Rashad Evans. Jones repeatedly landed punches, kicks and elbows, but Evans' defensive tactics kept the fight standing and kept the fighters at a distance from each other throughout. In the end, the former light-heavyweight champion ...

Alistair Overeem Failed Pre-Fight Drug Test, World Shocked (Not)

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Alistair Overeem weighed in at 263 pounds when he fought Brock Lesnar in December. Those who saw the fight know that every ounce of that 263 pounds was muscle with little or no fat on him. Alistair Overeem also fought at 205 pounds as recently as 2007 and had been moving ...

Alistair Overeem Charged With Misdemeanor Battery

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

Heavyweight Alistair Overeem made his UFC debut with a splash on December 30 with a first-round knockout of former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar. Apparently Overeem didn't stop there, as he got into a tussle a few days later and has now been charged with misdemeanor battery in Las Vegas. According to ...