| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:41 PM
A pair of fighters with ties to Florida will square off Sept. 5, but it’ll happen a long way from the Sunshine State.
Matt Mitrione, who fights out of Boca Raton, will take on Derrick Lewis during UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Casino in Ledyard,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Anderson Silva said the grotesque leg injury he suffered in December is 95% healed, and should be at full strength by the time of his Jan. 31 middleweight fight against Nick Diaz in Las Vegas.
Not that the bout is expected to be a kick-fest.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Ronda Rousey’s recent blitz through the best Ultimate Fighting Championship competition has led the organization to recruit a new contender.
UFC President Dana White on Thursday posted on his Twitter account a signed contract and a photo of...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:51 PM
Anthony “Rumble” Johnson hasn’t taken his return to UFC lightly.
The Blackzilians fighter, who was released from the company in early 2012 after weighing in over the 185-pound limit for three fights, returned earlier this year as a new...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:40 PM
“I was rowdy before rowdy was cool!”
- WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper
LAS VEGAS — It was the first time sitting down with Ronda Rousey and the second time interviewing her.
Without a shred of doubt, she said she...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Jessamyn “The Gun” Duke promised a more exciting fight and a better performance leading up to her Ultimate Fighting Championship bout with Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith.
At the onset of the UFC women’s bantamweight matchup,...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 9:23 PM
An actor found dead in the California desert this week was also an MMA fighter with past victories over Dan Severn and other luminaries.
Dave Legeno, 50, was best known for playing savage werewolf Fennir Greyback in two “Harry Potter”...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:32 PM
By Dan Whitcomb
LOS ANGELES, Aug 15 (Reuters) - A professional fighter
sought by authorities after his former girlfriend accused him of
attacking her and a friend at her home in Las Vegas has been
arrested in the Los Angeles area, the Las Vegas Review-...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Mike King, the Naples fighter who competed on “The Ultimate Fighter” reality series and was later signed to a UFC contract, has been suspended for nine months after testing positive for anabolic steroids, it was announced Wednesday.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Jose Aldo, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s gifted featherweight champion, has suffered a training camp injury and won’t be able to defend his belt as scheduled Aug. 2 at Staples Center against Chad Mendes.
A UFC spokesman said...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Reality television star Duane Chapman, better known as Dog the Bounty Hunter, said Wednesday he was joining the manhunt for a professional mixed martial artist whose ex-girlfriend has accused him of a brutal attack on her and a friend.
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Saturday’s UFC Fight Night from Dublin had plenty of Irish fighters – and all of them were victorious. But considering the deafening home-field advantage the locals had, those fights might as well have been 9,501 against one.