Josh Koscheck Scheduled for Bellator Debut Against Mauricio Alonso on Feb. 18

Josh Koscheck (17-10) is back. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title challenger will finally be making his Bellator debut. An official press release announced that Koscheck will do battle with Mauricio Alonso (12-7, 1 NC) at Bellator 172. Koscheck has not competed in a mixed martial arts (MMA) bout since March 2015. He […]

Dana White Confirms Michael Bisping vs Yoel Romero for the Middleweight Strap

Big news for Yoel Romero has been announced. UFC president Dana White has confirmed that Yoel Romero has not been waiting in vain, with news that he will take on British middleweight champion Michael Bisping for the coveted title. Bisping is currently out of action due to a knee injury, and is expected to return around May […]

Gegald Mousasi May be Pulled from UFC 210 due to Trump’s Executive Order

Controversy ensued when President Trump signed an executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries for 90 days, effectively suspending admission of refugees into the United States  for 120 days. Political leanings aside, the order could affect the activity of a number of MMA fighters. UFC officials told Las Vegas Review-Journal: “We are aware of the […]

Mickey Gall Enjoys Hearing ‘Idiots’ Call Him Out to UFC Fight

Mickey Gall isn’t one to hold his tongue. It’s well known by now that Gall got his foot in the door at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) by calling out former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) champion CM Punk. Gall earned his chance at fighting Punk by finishing Mike Jackson in 45 seconds. The Miller Brothers […]

Jon Jones Fights Winner of Daniel Cormier and ‘Rumble’ Johnson – Dana White

Jon Jones is expected to return to the octagon later this year. Former lightweight champion Jon Jones will face the winner of the upcoming bout between Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson. UFC president Dana White confirmed on Tuesday that the victor of the headline fight of UFC 210 in Buffalo can expect to defend their belt against the former champ. […]

Dana White on Tito Ortiz vs. Chael Sonnen: ‘There’s no Way in Hell That Was a Work’

If you were expecting Dana White to entertain the idea that Tito Ortiz vs. Chael Sonnen was “fixed,” prepare to be disappointed. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President isn’t a fan of Bellator’s parent company Viacom. His heat with Bellator has also waned over the years thanks to the removal of the promotion’s former chairman […]

“Respect”: Amanda Nunes Makes Heartfelt Public Apology to Ronda Rousey

Amanda Nunes makes a classy statement of apology to Ronda Rousey which was published on social media on Tuesday. UFC’s women’s bantamweight champion has apologized to former champ Rousey following comments made after her 48-second destruction win at UFC 207, which will go down in the history books as a career-ending victory. Nunes was immediately pumped after the fight, and publicly mocked “Rowdy” and questioned […]

UFC on FOX 23 Medical Suspensions: Four Fighters Sidelined For 180 Days

The 23rd UFC on FOX event took place this past Saturday night (Jan. 28) inside the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Women’s bantamweights Valentina Shevchenko and Julianna Pena battled in a likely title eliminator. After getting taken down in the second round, “Bullet” worked towards an armbar. She locked it in and forced the tap. […]

Video: Relive Chan Sung Jung’s Seven-Second Knockout Over Mark Hominick

This Saturday night (Feb. 4), Chan Sung Jung will return to mixed martial arts (MMA) competition for the first time in over three years. The “Korean Zombie” had won three of his last four fights before going on a mandatory military leave in South Korea. Before falling short to Jose Aldo in a featherweight title […]

Derrick Lewis: ‘I Can Look at Travis Browne Beating His Wife as Motivation’

Well, that escalated quickly. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Derrick Lewis is set to throw down with Travis Browne at a UFC Fight Night event in Haliax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Lewis currently sits at No. 8 in the rankings, while Browne is at No. 9. This fight, however, goes far beyond rankings. Last month, “Hapa” said […]