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  • UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Correia fight card

    Check out the fight card for UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Correia in Singapore, which goes down on Saturday, June 17th.

    The UFC is returning to Singapore on Saturday, June 17th for a Fight Pass show filled with multiple ex-UFC champion. Former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm headlines the event against Bethe Correia, while former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos makes his debut against Tarec Saffiedine. Andrei Arlovski is set to take on Marcin Tybura, as the former heavyweight champ seeks an end to his four-fight losing skid.

  • UFC Fight Night® Manila tickets go on sale August 17

    MANILA, Philippines — UFC ® together with SM Lifestyle Entertainment, Inc. announced that

    tickets to UFC FIGHT NIGHT ® MANILA will go on sale to the general public beginning August 17,

    2016.

  • UFC fighter rankings: Many big faces out, Yoel Romero is back

    As mentioned on the weekend, the UFC rankings underweight a major upheaval with the removal of three stars - UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, heavyweight Brock Lesnar, and middleweight Lyoto Machida. These weren't the only changes though - another heavyweight and former champion has been removed as well, and there were some minor changes after last weekend's event in Salt Lake City.

  • UFC fighter rankings: Two-division champ Conor McGregor now #2 pound-for-pound

    Conor McGregor is now only behind Demetrious Johnson in the UFC’s official pound-for-pound rankings.

    We have the newly updated UFC rankings here, and a card like UFC 205 has predictably shaken up the list in several weight classes. Of note, Conor McGregor’s thumping of Eddie Alvarez to become the UFC’s lightweight champion has seen him take the #2 spot in the P4P rankings. The only man he’s behind is the only flyweight champion the UFC has ever had, Demetrious Johnson.

  • UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis doesn't mind fighting opponents on PEDs: 'That stuff don't help'

    After Ben Rothwell was pulled out of UFC 203’s co-headliner against Fabricio Werdum with an injury, Derrick Lewis was very quick to make his interest known on social media.

  • UFC lightweight champ Alvarez ridicules McGregor’s training regime

    Eddie Alvarez poked fun at Conor McGregor’s cardio training in the lead-up to UFC 205.

    After Conor McGregor lost to Nate Diaz at UFC 196, the Irishman became obsessed with cardio training.

  • UFC on FOX 21's Demian Maia to Carlos Condit: 'I don’t play it safe ... I dominate'

    Carlos Condit admits Demian Maia -- who he is scheduled to fight in the main event of UFC on FOX 21 on Aug., 27, 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada -- is a "tough" opponent given his world class Brazilian jiu-jitsu skills.

  • UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena fight card

    Check out the UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena fight card, which takes place on Saturday, January 28th at the Pepsi Center, in Denver, Colorado.

    The UFC is off to Denver, Colorado, where they staged their very first show way back in 1993. Headlining next Saturday’s show is a women’s bantamweight contender matchup between Valentina Shevchenko and Julianna Pena. Welterweights Donald Cerrone and Jorge Masvidal will compete in what should be a thrilling co-main event.

  • UFC on Fox: Holm vs. Shevchenko averages 2.4 million in overnight ratings, highest since Gus vs. Rumble

    If you asked a lot of hardcore fans and analysts going into UFC on Fox 20, it seems like the common reaction was that this wasn't a card to get anyone very excited.

  • UFC Phoenix salaries: Penn, Lauzon lead the way

    Despite losing badly, B.J. Penn scored the highest reported salary at UFC Phoenix.

    The UFC’s first event of 2017 didn’t exactly break the bank. The promotion’s latest trip to Phoenix had just three fighters with six-figure salaries, and only one other competitor breaking the 50k mark. B.J. Penn, who came out of retirement again just to get badly beaten up by Yair Rodriguez, was the top earner with $150,000, while the man that defeated him made $100,000.

  • UFC president Dana White talks about working with WWE supremo and ‘maniac’ Vince McMahon

    The UFC’s Dana White and WWE’s Vince McMahon might be two of the more eccentric bosses in all of sports or entertainment, so it’s no surprise that they’ve butted heads a few times over the years.

  • UFC returns to Japan on September 23rd

    Japan’s Saitama Super Arena will host a UFC Fight Night card this September.

    After not receiving an event in 2016, Japan will receive a live UFC event at the Saitama Super Arena on Saturday, September 23rd. The UFC made the announcement official in a press release sent out earlier this week.

  • UFC sold for $4 billion: How sale could change promotion, from Dana White to McGregor and Rousey

    Still, the previous owners, Zuffa, grew the MMA promotion to its current apex. So, fight fans may be uncertain as to how things will or will not change under the mixed new ownership’s direction.

    Only will time will tell for sure how the UFC may change, but Elias Cepeda says there are at least six things we can either expect or should look for in the coming years, after the UFC’s most recent sale.

  • UFC star calls for Conor McGregor to be stripped of featherweight belt

    On August 20th, Conor McGregor will compete in his second fight since winning the UFC featherweight championship from Jose Aldo back at UFC 194. This fight, like the last one, will not be at featherweight.

  • UFC star Nate Diaz in drugs controversy with Snoop Dogg

    UFC star Nate Diaz has posted an image of himself reportedly holding a giant blunt during a wild night with rap legend Snoop Dogg.

  • UFC STATEMENT ON BROCK LESNAR

    “The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Brock Lesnar that his in-competition sample collection from July 9, 2016, at UFC 200, has tested positive for the same substance as his previously announced out-of-competition collection on June 28, 2016.  

  • UFC unsuccessfully tried to book Ferguson vs. Khabib, Ferguson vs. Alvarez for UFC 210

    According to a report, the UFC was looking to add a big lightweight bout to UFC 210 next month, but were unable to.

  • UFC welterweight Augusto Montano will not be sanctioned by USADA for positive test for clenbuterol

    Augusto Montano’s name was added to the increasingly growing list of athletes who have tested positive for clenbuterol. And after an investigation by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, he will suffer no sanctions.

  • UFC: McGregor warned super fight could get 'embarrassing'

    UFC champion Conor McGregor has been warned it could get “embarrassing” if he steps into the ring against former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather. 

    The lightweight champion will earn the pay-packet of his career - figures of $100 million have been reported in the media - if the super fight against arguably the greatest pound-for-pound boxer materialises.

  • Urijah Faber vs. Jimmie Rivera added to UFC 203

    Urijah Faber will not be retiring after all. Team Alpha Male's leader may have come up short in another title fight, he is apparently trudging on, accepting a booking with top bantamweight prospect Jimmie Rivera at UFC 203 in September.

    The UFC made the bout official today.