MMA

  • Tito Ortiz declines Chuck Liddell trilogy: I can just lend you some cash if you need it

    Tito Ortiz responds to Chuck Liddell’s call out, and the two have an exchange on social media.

    Chuck Liddell recently took to social media to post a staredown photo with his old rival Tito Ortiz, with a caption “Why not?”. After being let go from his post-retirement job by the new owners of the UFC, the Iceman is now technically free to have that match up with Ortiz in other organizations such as Bellator.

  • Tony Ferguson calls out Nate Diaz: 'Don't be scared homie'

    UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson is angling for a fight against Nate Diaz.

    Tony Ferguson is on a nine-fight win streak and wants to keep the momentum going in 2017.

    'El Cucuy' wanted to prove his worth as the number one lightweight contender in the world at UFC 209 but, his opponent, the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov, was forced to pull out at the last minute due to a brutal weight cut which left him hospitalized.

  • Tony Ferguson confident both he and Floyd Mayweather can out-box Conor McGregor

    Now that it’s starting to sound like all parties are on board with Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, top lightweight contender Tony Ferguson doesn’t think much of the UFC champ’s chances.

    As we creep into the new Mayweather-vs.-McGregor-may-actually-be-happening reality there’s going to be a lot more focus and thought given as to just how this prospective boxing vs. MMA battle might play out. One guy who seems to feel he’s got a pretty good idea is top ranked lightweight contender Tony Ferguson.

  • Tony Ferguson lays into Conor McGregor: You 'can’t run forever', that title is mine

    Ferguson calls out McGregor on twitter, warning the Irishman that he's coming for the UFC lightweight title.

    Tony Ferguson is tired of waiting for his title shot. The No. 2 ranked lightweight — per the official UFC rankings — is on a nine-fight win streak and was expected to collide with the No. 1 ranked Khabib Nurmagomedov in an interim championship showdown at UFC 209.

  • Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee officially announced as UFC 216 main event

    An interim lightweight title fight between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee has long been set for UFC 216, but now it’s confirmed that it will be the main event.

    On Tuesday, the UFC officially announced in a press release that Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will serve as the main event of UFC 216 on October 7th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dana White had revealed two weeks ago that Ferguson and Lee would contend for the interim lightweight title, but at the time it wasn’t confirmed that the fight would be the headlining act. This is the first time that either Ferguson or Lee has been in the main event of a UFC pay-per-view.

  • Tony Ferguson: ‘F—k’ McGregor vs. Diaz III, I will ‘Stockton slap the sh-t’ out of Diaz

    Tony Ferguson is not happy about the possibility of a trilogy bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz.

    Although Tony Ferguson takes on budding prospect Kevin Lee for the interim lightweight title at UFC 216 in the hopes of fighting official champ Conor McGregor in a title unification bout, it’s possible that ‘El Cucuy’ gets bypassed by Nate Diaz.

  • Top boxer Lomachenko: I used to win grappling tournaments, should I fight in the UFC?

    Top pound-for-pound boxer Vasyl Lomachenko says he used to win wrestling, judo, and sambo tournaments as a kid.

    Vasyl Lomachenko is currently considered by many as the most skilled boxer in the world right now. Even with just 9 professional bouts, the two-time Olympic gold medalist — who reportedly went 396-1 as an amateur — is already a two-division champion and among the top pound-for-pound fighters in the sport.

  • Turning a Puncher into a Punching Bag: The Mastery of Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    Bloody Elbow’s Connor Ruebusch breaks down the flawless strategy and technique with which Joanna Jedrzejczyk dominated Jessica Andrade at UFC 211.

    In MMA, there are fights, and there are performances. Joanna Jedrzejczyk's fifth title defense may not have been the fight fans were hoping for, but it was a performance to be remembered.

  • Tweet of the Day: Wineland shows off unwrapped knuckles after KO win

    Check out Eddie Wineland’s minimalist hand wraps following KO win over Frankie Saenz at UFC on Fox 20.

  • TWO BLOCKBUSTER MAIN EVENTS HEADLINE ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT IN SINGAPORE

    ONE WOMEN’S ATOMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION ANGELA LEE FACES MEI YAMAGUCHI IN REMATCH

    ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION BEN ASKREN FACES SHINYA AOKI IN RETIREMENT BOUT

    14 September 2017 – Singapore: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced another thrilling spectacle as it returns home to Singapore on Friday, 24 November. The Singapore Indoor Stadium is set to play host to ONE: IMMORTAL PURSUIT, featuring the absolute best martial artists in the world. 

  • TWO WORLD TITLE FIGHTS SET FOR ONE: DEFENDING HONOR IN SINGAPORE ON 11 NOVEMBER

    SHINYA AOKI DEFENDS ONE LIGHTWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AGAINST EDUARD FOLAYANG

    MARAT GAFUROV DEFENDS ONE FEATHERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AGAINST NARANTUNGALAG JADAMBAA

  • Tyron Woodley ‘bummed’ title defense was declared a draw

    Despite the fact that he technically retained his welterweight championship, Tyron Woodley walked away from his UFC 205 fight against Stephen Thompson slightly disappointed.

  • Tyron Woodley and Kenny Florian discuss whether Conor McGregor will return to UFC

    Woodley and Florian give different takes on Conor McGregor's future in MMA.

    At this point, Conor McGregor's future as a mixed martial artist is uncertain.

    UFC president Dana White is 'confident' that the Irishman will return to MMA after his mega-money boxing showdown against Floyd Mayweather Jr. to defend his UFC lightweight title, but fans can't see why he would return to the Octagon for a significantly lower paycheck.

  • Tyron Woodley embracing underdog role for UFC 205, says history is on his side

    It's rare that a Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) titleholder is marked an underdog coming into a championship fight, especially if that same fighter is coming off a first-round knockout of mixed martial arts (MMA) barbarian Robbie Lawler. Well, that's exactly where current UFC welterweight king Tyron Woodley finds himself as he gears up for his first title defense opposite Stephen Thompson at UFC 205 on Nov. 12 from Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.

  • Tyron Woodley responds to Nick Diaz: 'His IQ outside of fighting is not extremely high'

    Shortly after Tyron Woodley won the welterweight belt at UFC 201, he spoke about wanting to defend his title against bigger and more established names such as Nick Diaz or Georges St-Pierre.

  • Tyron Woodley wants public apology from Dana White or he’ll ‘start leaking some sh-t’

    Tyron Woodley demands a public apology from Dana White, and has issued a threat if he does not get it.

    Tyron Woodley did defend his title against Demian Maia on Saturday night at UFC 214, but the manner of how he did so is criticized by many. UFC president Dana White in particular, was so disappointed that he went back on his previous promise of having Woodley face Georges St-Pierre, next, and is bringing Michael Bisping back on board.

  • Tyron Woodley will fight GSP for middleweight title if he needs to: He can’t ‘keep running’

    If Georges St-Pierre beats Michael Bisping, Tyron Woodley plans to become a two-division champion.

    Tyron Woodley received a lashing from fans after his most recent welterweight title defense against Demian Maia at UFC 214, but ‘T-Wood’ plans to make up for it by becoming a two-division champion.

  • Tyron Woodley: Georges St-Pierre choosing to fight Michael Bisping was a ‘cowardly move’

    Tyron Woodley feels he should have been Georges St-Pierre’s comeback opponent, instead of Michael Bisping.

    After winning his seventh consecutive fight at UFC 211, Demian Maia was promised the next title shot by Dana White himself. But for champion Tyron Woodley, the current number one-ranked 170-pound contender might have to “take a backseat” to more prominent names such as Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz.

  • Tyron Woodley's underdog status doesn't mean much in 2016

    Main event underdogs have found surprising success this year, especially in championship fights.

  • UFC 201 pre-fight facts: Robbie Lawler defends title as most hit fighter in recent years

    The UFC closes its insane six-event July schedule on Saturday when UFC 201 takes place at Philips Arena in Atlanta.