Ngannou proved he has the steak to go with the sizzle at UFC 218, and now the pieces are in place to make Ngannou vs. Miocic a major event.
The UFC wants Georges St-Pierre to fight Robert Whittaker next, but after his successful and lucrative return, the UFC needs GSP more than he needs it.
With a dearth of big draws on its roster, WME needs to show it can build from within. It has a prime opportunity regardless of what happens in the UFC 216 main event.
Rory MacDonald and Georges St-Pierre seemed to be on a collision course at one point, but looking back on it now, MacDonald says he never had any intention of fighting his teammate.
There are plenty of one-hit wonders in MMA that get their moment in the sun and then fade off to irrelevancy. Mazo is determined to be more than just a viral hit.
With Conor McGregor in the limelight, Jon Jones back in action and the return of GSP, the UFC finally appears to be hitting its stride.
Woodley could've went for broke against Demian Maia, but he played it safe and stuck to the gameplan. It ended up costing him a fight against Georges St-Pierre.
Jon Jones' rematch with Daniel Cormier may be getting all the attention, but Robbie Lawler's fight with Donald Cerrone may very well be the night's most exciting fight.
Somewhere in the span of 72 hours along the way from Los Angeles to London, the hype pushing the Aug. 26 boxing bout between Mayweather, the undefeated boxing superstar, and McGregor, the only fighter ever to simultaneously hold two UFC weight-class titles, ran a gamut from exciting to repulsive and
The UFC president went out of his way to lambast his women's bantamweight champ, which defied reason on several different levels.
The new UFC featherweight champion knows the Irishman will always loom over the division, but he's not going to worry himself with something he can't control.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk is closing in on Ronda Rousey's title-defense streak, but nobody seems to be recognizing the greatness.
Anderson Silva is just the latest UFC fighter to go off on his employer. But will he and his contemporaries actually take a stand in the form of a fighters union?
After surviving prison stints in several countries, Heinisch has set himself on a path toward redemption and hopes to one day fight in the UFC.
With a win against Wilson Reis on Saturday, Johnson will have successfully defended his UFC flyweight title 10 times. And he doesn't plan on stopping there.
Sitting next to budding strawweight star Cynthia Calvillo on Saturday night, UFC president Dana White laid it on a little thick. Calvillo had just won her second straight submission victory in as many pay-per-view events, as she finished the tough-but-overmatched Pearl Gonzalez on the UFC 210 main card
Lorenz Larkin had won four of his last five fights, but the UFC had no problem letting him walk. It’s not like Lorenz Larkin was thinking much about roster depth in the Bellator welterweight division when he decided last week to sign with North America’s second-largest mixed martial arts organization
Angela Lee (center, with belt) celebrates after her submission win over Jenny Huang in March. Angela Lee giggles the sort of laugh you’d expect to hear from a shy college student who is too polite to say something that could come off as boastful. If you ask Lee, the 115-pound champion of Asia’s largest
Travis Browne was still on the mat at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Sunday night, trying to clear the cobwebs. The man who put him there, Derrick Lewis, was on the mic searching for Browne’s famous girlfriend, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. As Browne was still
Derek Brunson was not happy with the judges’ decision in his UFC 208 fight against the legendary Anderson Silva. On a night filled with New York State Athletic Commission judging and refereeing decisions which ranged from questionable to horrendous, all three judges assigned to score the Silva-Brunson
Tyron Woodley believes the UFC has a golden opportunity to take African-American boxing fans and make them into mixed martial arts fans – so long as the company puts in the effort. The UFC welterweight champion and native of Ferguson, Mo., sees that the biggest black star in combat sports in this generation
Tito Ortiz did his best to summon his prime “Huntington Beach Bad Boy” persona during a recent news conference promoting his Bellator 170 fight with Chael Sonnen. Sonnen, the controversial former UFC title contender who is making his Bellator debut after a two-and-a-half-year absence from the sport,