USADA Releases Statement on Jesse Taylor’s One-Year Suspension

Jesse Taylor has accepted a one-year sanction for violating the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) policy. Last month, Taylor was flagged by USADA for a positive sample collected on Aug. 22. The substance in question was clomiphene. It falls under the class of Hormone and Metabolic Modulators. Taylor was scheduled to face Belal Muhammad at UFC Fight Night […]

Alexander Gustafsson Says He’ll Wait For Winner of Cormier vs. Oezdemir

Alexander Gustafsson isn’t complaining about Daniel Cormier’s plan to defend his light heavyweight title against Volkan Oezdemir next. Cormier recently put up a poll asking fans who they wanted to see him defend his title against next. Oezdemir emerged as the poll winner. While nothing has been made official, Cormier insists that he’ll be fighting […]

Al Iaquinta vs. Paul Felder Added to UFC 218 Card in Detroit

Al Iaquinta will have his second bout of 2017 and it’s a doozy. Iaquinta is set to clash with Paul Felder inside the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan on Dec. 2. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) officials informed the Detroit Free Press of the match-up. It’ll take place on the UFC 218 card. “Raging” is coming […]

Despite Making Weight, Mackenzie Dern is Unsure of Flyweight Future

Mackenzie Dern is still figuring out her natural weight in her young mixed martial arts career. In the past, Dern has struggled making the strawweight limit. In fact, her last bout was changed to a catchweight after Dern realized she couldn’t make it to 115 pounds. Dern made the flyweight limit for her bout tonight […]

Michael Bisping Backtracks on Retirement Talks: ‘I Love This Too Much’

Michael Bisping won’t be retiring right after UFC 217 after all. Bisping previously hinted that he may walk away from mixed martial arts competition after his next middleweight title defense against Georges St-Pierre. “Rush” himself has said he’ll retire if he can’t defeat Bisping. During today’s (Oct. 13) UFC 217 press conference, “The Count” said […]

Henry Cejudo Details His Escape From California Wildfires

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight Henry Cejudo is glad to be alive. Cejudo was forced to escape the wildfires in Santa Rosa, California. Cejudo jumped off the building he was in from the second story. Reports of a broken ankle were inaccurate, but Cejudo did suffer minor burns on his foot. Speaking to ESPN, Cejudo talked […]

John Gotti III Eyes Pro MMA Debut at CES MMA 46 on Oct. 27

John Gotti III, the grandson of the late New York mobster John Gotti, will meet Johnny Adams in a featured CES MMA 46 pairing on Oct. 27 at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island.

Jose Aldo-Ricardo Lamas Rematch, Santiago Ponzinibbio-Mike Perry Signed for UFC on Fox 26

Two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo will rematch Ricardo Lamas in the UFC on Fox 26 co-main event on Dec. 16.

Lightweights Al Iaquinta, Paul Felder Bolster UFC 218 Lineup on Dec. 2 in Detroit

Serra-Longo Fight Team standout Al Iaquinta will put his five-fight winning streak on the line when he faces former Cage Fury Fighting Championships titleholder Paul Felder in a UFC 218 lightweight showcase on Dec. 2.

‘Ultimate Fighter’ Winner Jesse Taylor Receives One-Year USADA Suspension for Positive Test

The United States Anti-Doping Agency on Friday suspended Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Jesse Taylor following a positive test for a prohibited substance.