Beneil Dariush, fresh off of a controversial victory over Michael Johnson, is set to square off against Michael Chiesa on the upcoming UFC on Fox: Nurmagomedov vs Ferguson card on April 16th, 2016. The fight between Dariush and Chiesa will likely serve as the final card on the preliminaries, as Nurmagomedov vs Ferguson, Evans vs Rua, Machida and He...
Earlier this weekend, the UFC revealed that a rematch between Jon "Bones" Jones and Daniel Cormier has been set as the main event of UFC 197 on April 23rd, 2016. This card was originally set to take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, though legal wrangling made it impossible for the UFC to hold their card in the city. So, the UFC ...
Upcoming UFC Events
UFC Fight Night: Cowboy vs. Cowboy (Feb 21, 2016)
Consol Energy Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
UFC Fight Night: Silva vs. Bisping (Feb 27, 2016)
The O2 Arena
London, England, U.K.
UFC 196: dos Anjos vs. McGregor (Mar 5, 2016)
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Mir (Mar 20, 2016)
Brisbane Entertainment Centre
UFC Fight Night: Rothwell vs. dos Santos (Apr 10, 2016)
UFC on Fox: Nurmagomedov vs. Ferguson (Apr 16, 2016)
Tampa, Florida, U.S.
UFC 197: Cormier vs. Jones 2 (Apr 23, 2016)
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
UFC Fight Night 87 (May 8, 2016)
UFC 198 (May 14, 2016)
The Ultimate Fighter: Team Joanna vs. Team Cláudia Finale (Jul 8, 2016)
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Earlier tonight, mixed martial arts rookie Mickey Gall squared off against Mike "The Truth" Jackson in a fight that took place on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs Thompson. For Gall, who was discovered on the show "Lookin' for a Fight" by Dana White and company, the stakes were enormous - a win would earn him a fight agains...
Joanna Jedrzejczyk will be looking to make another successful Strawweight title defense when she takes on Claudia Gadelha in the main event of the Ultimate Fighter finale on July 8th, 2016 in Las Vegas. The card will be part of the UFC's big "Fight Week" that will coincide with the massive UFC 200 main event, which should be one of the promotion's ...
Former Bellator champion Hector Lombard will continue to try to move up the Welterweight ladder when he takes on Neil Magny later this year. When he was brought into the UFC, Hector Lombard was expected to almost immediately challenge for the title. Things did not work out that way, however, as Lombard underwhelmed in his first few fights in th...
Demian Maia vs Matt Brown should prove to be an entertaining battle between two of the top fighters in the Welterweight division. Maia has been cutting through the rest of the division with his improved striking and always on-point grappling. Matt Brown, on the other hand, is looking to climb back into the title picture with a big win over Maia...
Five years ago, Rashad Evans vs Mauricio "Shogun" Rua likely would have been a fight with major title implications. In 2016, however, both men are almost certainly near the ends of their careers, as a combination of injuries and a great deal of mileage is reducing the frequency in which we see Rua and Evans in the Octagon. Rashad Evans has foug...
Odds for Upcoming MMA Fights
John Lineker vs Cody Garbrandt
John Lineker (-160) vs
Cody Garbrandt (+130)
Anderson Silva vs Michael Bisping
Anderson Silva (-315) vs
Michael Bisping (+245)
Gegard Mousasi vs Thales Leites
Gegard Mousasi (-315) vs
Thales Leites (+245)
Tom Breese vs Keita Nakamura
Tom Breese (-900) vs
Keita Nakamura (+550)
Francisco Rivera vs Brad Pickett
Francisco Rivera (-225) vs
Brad Pickett (+175)
Holly Holm vs Miesha Tate
Holly Holm (-350) vs
Miesha Tate (+265)
Rafael Dos Anjos vs Conor McGregor
Rafael Dos Anjos (+120) vs
Conor McGregor (-150)
Hector Lombard vs Neil Magny
Hector Lombard (-150) vs
Neil Magny (+120)
Mark Hunt vs Frank Mir
Mark Hunt (-185) vs
Frank Mir (+150)
Beneil Dariush vs Michael Chiesa
Beneil Dariush (-225) vs
Michael Chiesa (+175)
Rashad Evans vs Mauricio Rua
Rashad Evans (-250) vs
Mauricio Rua (+195)
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson
Khabib Nurmagomedov (-200) vs
Tony Ferguson (+160)
Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Claudia Gadelha
Joanna Jedrzejczyk (-205) vs
Claudia Gadelha (+165)
Demian Maia vs Matt Brown
Demian Maia (-450) vs
Matt Brown (+325)
Ronaldo Souza vs Vitor Belfort
Ronaldo Souza (-350) vs
Vitor Belfort (+265)
Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier
Jon Jones (-340) vs
Daniel Cormier (+260)
Anthony Johnson Likely Secured Second Shot at Light Heavyweight Title With Emphatic Win Over Ryan Bader
Anthony "Rumble" Johnson destroyed Ryan Bader in the main event of this past weekend's UFC on Fox card, likely securing himself a second Light Heavyweight title shot in the process. The UFC is expected to announce the Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier rematch later this week, with the fight expected to take place at UFC 197 in April. Unless something...
A fascinating fight is set to take place in the Lightweight division, as the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov is set to square off against Tony Ferguson. According to all reports, this fight will determine the #1 contender for Rafael dos Anjos' Lightweight title. Nurmagomedov has been out of commission for a long period of time due to various inj...
When Josh Koscheck was signed by Bellator, everyone assumed that the promotion would be anxious to put on a rematch of the infamous UFC 113 tilt that saw him take on Paul Daley. If you'll remember, Koscheck and Daley fought at UFC 113 for the right to square off against Georges St. Pierre for the Welterweight title. Daley, frustrated by how the...
Ronaldo Souza will be taking on Vitor Belfort in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs Belfort on May 14th, 2016. The card will be taking place at a venue that will be announced by the UFC. Both Souza and Belfort are looking to make another run at the Middleweight title after suffering small setbacks. Souza dropped his first fight in a w...
Two titans of the Heavyweight division, Mark Hunt and Frank Mir, will be meeting in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Mir vs Hunt on March 20th, 2016. The event will be taking place at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia. Hunt will be enjoying the "hometown" advantage, as he is extremely popular in Australia and New Zealan...
After all of the craziness that took place over the last couple of days, the UFC made the right decision and elected to move UFC 196 from PPV to Fox Sports 1. The craziness started when Cain Velasquez was forced to pull out of his planned title fight against Fabricio Werdum due to an injury. The UFC moved quickly, giving Stipe Miocic the title ...
It has been a crazy week for the UFC and their upcoming numbered event, UFC 196. Earlier in the week, Cain Velasquez revealed that he would be pulling out of his planned Heavyweight title fight against Fabricio Werdum thanks to a back injury. The UFC moved quickly and named Stipe Miocic as Cain's replacement, and it seemed as though UFC 196 wou...
Ovince Saint Preux will be looking to continue his strong run in the Light Heavyweight division when he squares off against Rafael Cavalcante. OSP, who has won two of his last three fights, will be the significant favorite to win in this fight. Rafael Cavalcante has lost his last two fights in a row and might be looking for a new job with a los...