Satoshi Ishii Urged to Avoid UFC by Gegard Mousasi

Japanese Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Satoshi Ishii has been urged by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) star Gegard Mousasi to reject an offer from the promotion. Ishii and Mousasi are friends, with the Dutch born fighter wanting the MMA star to stay in a company where he believes he will be valued properly. Over the […]

Former Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney Brands UFC Owners as ‘Bullies’

Former Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney has branded the new owners of the UFC as ‘bullies’ and outlined his motivations behind helping to launch the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association. Last week Rebney announced the formation of the group on a conference call in an attempt to promote the rights of UFC fighter and earn them […]

Don Frye Recovering from Induced Coma

UFC Hall of Fame fighter Don Frye is on the road to recovery after a number of serious health issues resulted in him spending two and a half months in hospital, much of it spent in an induced coma. 2016 has mainly been a disaster for Frye despite being inducted in the UFC Hall of […]

Henry Cejudo Reflects on TUF 24 Finale Defeat

Henry Cejudo has reflected on his narrow loss at The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale, revealing that everyone keeps telling him he won the fight. Cejudo suffered a decision defeat to Joseph Benavidez at the FS1 televised contest at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, where the paid concluded their TUF 24 head […]

Paulie Malignaggi keen on fighting Conor McGregor for ‘disrespecting boxing’

Former two weight boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi has told Conor McGregor to stick to MMA after securing his boxing licence. McGregor has already expressed his desire to lure the undefeated (49-0) Floyd Mayweather out of retirement for $100 million and speculation of the potential bout grew last week when the Irish UFC champion obtained […]

Georges St-Pierre insists he has legal evidence to say he is a free agent

Georges St-Pierre insists that his legal team has ‘very strong evidence’ that he is in fact a free agent. The former UFC welterweight champion is standing by his previous claim that he has no legal obligation to only fight in the UFC. While he didn’t go into much detail, on Wednesday he said that his […]

UFC Fight Night 102: Ceremonial Weigh-Ins Scrapped

Ceremonial weigh-ins have been scrapped for next week’s UFC Fight Night 102 event in New York. For the first time since almost universally adopting a new process for official event weigh-ins, the UFC will not host a ceremonial session later in the day. Recently, UFC officials revealed that there will be no ceremonial weigh-in session […]

Daniel Cormier Responds to Injury Criticism

Daniel Cormier has responded to AKA injury criticism, by admitting ‘it was my fault’. Moments before he walked out to the Octagon at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Cormier was wondering if he had put the preparation to get the job done against Anderson Silva, his late fill-in opponent. Cormier explained: “I was like worried. […]

Titan FC’s Jose Torres Traces Roots Back to Chicago Fight Scene

Titan FC flyweight prospect Jose Torres has traced his roots back to the Chicago fight scene and currently sits at 3-0 with two finishes and the Titan FC interim flyweight belt around his waist. Following a stellar amateur career that had many ranking “Shorty” as the top fighter yet to go pro in the world, […]

Ronda Rousey Left Angry With Joe Rogan Comments

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey says she is furious with Joe Rogan for his negative comments. Rousey will return to action at UFC 207, where she will enter the octagon for the first time in more than a year. After suffering the sole loss of her career at UFC 193, ‘Rowdy’ changed as […]

Conor McGregor’s Coach: UFC ‘Ridiculous’ to Strip Featherweight Belt

Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh has blasted the UFC’s decision to strip him of the featherweight title belt, describing it as ‘ridiculous’. Soon after the main event of UFC 206 was scrapped because of injury, the UFC announced that Anthony Pettis will fight Max Holloway for the interim featherweight crown. Promotion officials also said that […]