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Aug 18, 2014 4:11 pm

Mirsad Biktic Out Of FN 49 Bout Against Max Holloway

Mirsad Bektic was forced out of his Fight Night 49 bout against Max Holloway later this month. Taking his place will be UFC newcomer Clay Collard. Clay Collard is 13-4 in his MMA career, and will be riding a 3-fight win streak into the bout, with one of the wins coming over UFC vet and...

Aug 17, 2014 1:14 am

DELETED! Jon Jones Disses Light-Heavyweight Main In Maine

It’s another case of ‘#Delete’, featuring the UFC’s light-heavyweight champion, Jon “Bones” Jones. In the midst of last night’s UFC on FOX Sports 1 main even,t between Ryan Bader and Ovince Saint Preux, the champ tweeted out the following, then deleted it. Haha, Jon Jones recently deleted tweet: pic.twitter.com/CAAblFalk0 — Cyril Jeff (@theCyrildotcom) August 17,...

Aug 16, 2014 11:23 am

UFC Fight Night 47 Live Results Thread

Tonight, from the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine, The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to action with “UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. St. Preux”. If you can’t make the fights or just need to catch up on the action, you’re in the right place. Full results: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. PT)...

Aug 15, 2014 3:39 pm

UFC’s Miesha Tate Lands Coveted Budweiser Sponsorship

The UFC’s number 2 female face, Miesha Tate has picked up a hefty new endorser in the form of Budweiser, the nations leading Beer company. She joins fellow UFC fighter Donald Cerrone on Team Budweiser. FOX Sports broke the news: Donald Cerrone was celebrating his UFC Fight Night on FOX win over Edson Barboza with...


Aug 15, 2014 3:15 pm

Tatum To MMA? Respected MMA Veteran Thinks He Can Do it

Former Strikeforce middleweight champion and current UFC fighter, Cung Le believes that Channing Tatum has a shot inside the Octagon. And he’s saying this from personal experience. Check it: (Via FOX Sports) “Channing would actually have the best chances out there of anyone else,” Le told FOX Sports on Wednesday. Van Damme is a black...

Aug 15, 2014 1:55 pm

UFC Fight Night 47 Weigh-In Results & Broadcast Info

Earlier today, from the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine, UFC Fight Night 47 fighters hit the scales to make their bouts official. All fighters hit the mark. The full weigh-in results, with broadcast information, are as follows: MAIN CARD: (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. PT) Ryan Bader (205) vs. Ovince Saint Preux (205) Gray...

Aug 14, 2014 11:23 am

Olympic Medalist McMann Gives Holm, Carano, Cyborg No Chance Against Rousey

“Carano and Holm, predominantly have stand up backgrounds. You’re in a cage, she’s going to get your hands on you, and I just don’t think that they have the takedown and throw defense they would need to stop her from going to the ground.” “When it goes to the ground, their strongest areas are gone....

Aug 14, 2014 10:46 am

Gustafsson Sitting Out For Title Shot

Alexander Gustafsson fans are going to have to wait a very long time to see the Swedish based fighter return to the cage. And that’s his own doing. He doesn’t want to fight anyone, but Jon Jones. The original plan was to rematch Jon Jones in next month’s UFC 178 main event. That got botched...

Aug 14, 2014 10:19 am

Lombard Wants MacDonald/Saffiedine Winner

Top UFC welterweight, Hector Lombard is campaigning for a title eliminator bout, against the winner of the upcoming Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine fight. The American Top Team fighter is currently nursing an ailing back injury, that has kept him out of the hunt since his last victory over Jake Shields in March. Though surgery...

Aug 14, 2014 8:18 am

‘Agent Sulu’ A Fan Of UFC Following Kingsbury Stunt

Beloved Actor, George Takei has stumbled across the derrière, of one, Kyle Kingsbury during his recent UFC on FOX walk out in July. Takei, best known for his role in Star Trek as ‘Agent Sulu,’ sent out the following tweet in support of our sport! Check it: After seeing this video, I’v suddenly become interested...

Aug 13, 2014 5:05 am

Sara McMann Calls For Rousey Rematch

Sara McMann may have lost to Ronda Rousey at UFC 170 earlier this year, but that doesn’t mean that McMann is accepting that Rousey is the better fighter. She’s campaigning for a rematch with Rousey regardless of the rankings. Her words: “I’m chomping at the bit to fight her again,” McMann told FOX Sports. “I...

Aug 13, 2014 5:02 am

Timothy Elliot Out Of Fight Night 49

Tim Elliot has pulled out of his bout against Wilson Reis at UFC Fight Night 49, which takes place on August 23rd from Tulsa Oklahoma. A source close to Elliot confirmed the news with MMAJunkie. However no word as to what caused Elliot to pull out of the fight. The lineup for UFC Fight Night...

Aug 11, 2014 5:57 pm

TJ Grant Ready To Return, Wants Cerrone Or Diaz

TJ Grant has been absent from the UFC for over a year now after suffering a concussion during training. Prior to that he was in the lightweight title picture after winning 5 straight, including an impressive TKO win over Gray Maynard. He spoke with FOX Sports about his return: “I would personally like to fight...

Aug 11, 2014 3:52 pm

Ben Saunders Returns To The UFC At Fight Night 49

TUF vet Ben Saunders will be making his return to the UFC later this month in Oklahoma on August 23rd at UFC Fight Night 49 in Tulsa Oklahoma. Saunders will be fighting Chris Heatherly, who will be making his UFC debut. Saunders was released by the UFC in 2010 after going 4-3 following his stint...

Aug 11, 2014 7:43 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO: Tim Boetsch Dominates David Heath

Leading up to UFC Bangor this Saturday, the UFC has decided to remind fans just how dominant UFC veteran Tim Boetsch can be, by bringing you a video of his UFC debut, which he made on 10 days notice. Boetsch lands some big punches to rock Heath before rag dolling his opponent into the cage....

Aug 7, 2014 6:58 am

Holly Holm Already Feeling Target On Her Back

Newly signed female bantamweight, Holly Holm is already feeling the heat, and she hasn’t event stepped in the kitchen yet. Find out why in this exclusive FOX Sports Interview Holm on coming into the Bantamweight division: “It’s exciting. If you don’t want to beat the best, you shouldn’t really be in it. I just want to take...

Aug 6, 2014 9:51 am

Jon Jones: ‘Malicious things will be done to D.C. On Sept. 27’

“You can say there’s going to be malicious things happening Sept. 27… Daniel, you know that I am going to bring that to you,” replied Jones. “I’m going to do everything in my power to make sure you never forget the night you stepped in the Octagon with me.” “I’ve fought many great wrestlers before....

Aug 5, 2014 2:53 pm

Jon Jones Hijacks Daniel Cormier Interview Live On Air

Daniel Cormier stopped on by the set of Jay Mohr’s show on FOX Sports Radio. He spoke about a variety of things, mainly the brawl that occurred between himself and Jon Jones yesterday. As the interview went on it turned out that Jon Jones himself had called into the show, right when Cormier was talking...

Aug 5, 2014 12:03 pm

Jones Slams Cormier, Promises “Malicious, Violent Things”

Yesterday Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier were involved in the biggest mishap in Ultimate Media Day history that saw Cormier push Jones in the throat, and Jones throwing strikes. Today the two were interviewed (in separate rooms) on Fox Sports 1 to finish their promotional duties for the UFC 178 card, where Jones promised there...

Aug 4, 2014 9:29 am

Khabib Believes Alcohol And Women Make Athletes Weak

Undefeated UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov is as tough as they come, the Dagestan native, who is also a Muslim, believes that an athlete needs to focus on his training and not focus on women, alcohol, and partying. While this attitude is seldom found among professional athletes, it is certainly something Nurmagomedov should be given credit...

Jul 27, 2014 1:50 pm

Robbie Lawler Promises To ‘Do More’ In Hendricks Rematch

  “I’m going to do a lot different. I’m going to keep building on everything that I’ve been doing this year, but I’m going to do more. That’s what that fight came down to — I need to do more. More punches, more kicks, more takedown defense. I just need to take the fight to...

Jul 25, 2014 5:26 pm

California Commission Says White’s Wrong – Matt Brown Refused To Make Weight, Fined 20%

Shortly after airing today’s weigh-ins UFC President Dana White took to FOX Sports with an update and reaction to Matt Brown missing weight for his main event on FOX tomorrow night. In the President’s statement he noted that the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) refused to let Brown make his contracted weight, therefore it was...