According to newly minted interim Featherweight champion Jose Aldo, there is only one way that he will get a chance to unify the Featherweight title against Conor McGregor, and that's if McGregor loses to Nate Diaz in August. Jose Aldo, who soundly defeated Frankie Edgar at UFC 200 earlier this month, wants to fight Conor McGregor for the Feath...
The sport of mixed martial arts took a fairly major hit over the past couple of weeks thanks to the positive drug tests of both Jon "Bones" Jones and Brock Lesnar. Mixed martial arts is still trying to establish itself as a mainstream sport, and having two of the UFC's biggest stars being popped by USADA certainly does nothing for the legitimac...
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According to Brett Okamoto of ESPN, the UFC has been informed of a potential anti-doping violation by Brock Lesnar. According to Okamoto, the anti-doping violation stemmed from a sample that was collected on June 28th. This was roughly two weeks prior to the Lesnar/Mark Hunt fight at UFC 200, which Lesnar won via unanimous decision. There h...
The stakes were incredibly high for Brock Lesnar and the WWE when Lesnar elected to return to the UFC earlier this summer. Lesnar is currently under contract with the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment). Lesnar, when he re-signed with the WWE, was presumably able to include language that allowed him to return to the UFC for a fight if he so des...
Following a positive drug test, Jon "Bones" Jones was removed from the UFC 200 main event. The UFC was left to scramble for a few days as they tried to find a suitable opponent for Daniel Cormier. After all, Cormier was set to rake in a massive payday from his appearance on the UFC 200 card, and it was unfair to remove him from the card after h...
The best-laid plans of the UFC went awry earlier tonight following the shocking news that interim Light Heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones had been pulled from UFC 200 due to a drug test failure. Word of the failure came in earlier this evening, sending shock waves throughout the MMA world. The UFC held a press conference in which Dana Whit...
This wasn't the fight that Rafael Dos Anjos really wanted. A few months ago, Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos were set to battle for dos Anjos' Lightweight title in the main event of UFC 196. McGregor, fresh off of an obliteration of Jose Aldo at UFC 194, was looking to win his second title. Dos Anjos, the seemingly invincible Lightweight ch...
UFC 200: Cormier vs Jones 2 will feature a total of three title fights - Jones vs Cormier 2, Aldo vs Edgar 2 and Tate vs Nunes. Miesha Tate will be attempting to make her first successful title defense since defeating Holly Holm for the title earlier in the year. The stakes will be very high in this fight, as the winner of Tate vs Nunes wil...
UFC 200: Cormier vs Jones 2 is easily the most stacked card in the history of the UFC. From top to bottom, UFC 200 is absolutely loaded. Don't believe me? Names such as Diego Sanchez, Cat Zingano and former Bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw are fighting on the undercard. The card will feature three title fights plus the return of Brock L...
Former UFC Welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre has fighters in three different divisions salivating after he revealed that he could "easily" drop down to make 155 pounds (Lightweight) in a recent interview. Georges St. Pierre, who recently revealed that he is healthy and ready to return to the Octagon, stated that he could see himself figh...
Former Welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre, who was last seen in the Octagon in November of 2013, is ready to fight again. During an interview with MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani earlier in the week, Georges St. Pierre pronounced that he was in fighting shape and ready to return to the Octagon. In the past, St. Pierre has been coy abo...
If reports are to be believed, Dana White and the Fertitta brothers are soon set to cash in very big. According to reports, the UFC is close to being sold for a reported $4.2 billion. This would give the Fertitta brothers billion dollar plus paydays, as they are the majority shareholders in Zuffa, LLC. - The fact that the Fertittas and D...
Fedor Emelianenko defeated Fabio Maldonaldo in the main event of EFN 50: Emelianenko vs Maldonado yesterday, though the result left plenty to be desired. In fact, many people are screaming about how the Russian referees and judges were as biased as they possibly could have been. Maldonado bruised, battered and wobbled Fedor in the first round. ...
Holly Holm will be looking to move one step closer to another shot at the Women's Bantamweight title when she squares off against Valentina Shevchenko on July 23rd, 2016. The fight will serve as the main event of the UFC's 20th card on "Big Fox". Holm recently lost the title to Miesha Tate and is looking to work her way back to another title sh...
Michael "The Count" Bisping is certainly relishing his title as the UFC's Middleweight champion. Bisping continued his victory lap earlier this week when he made a number of different media appearances. One of the most frequent questions asked of the new champion - who do you want next? People who were in favour of a Rockhold rematch or ...