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Former UFC Champ Georges St-Pierre Apologizes for Support of Canadian Drug Kingpin

Former UFC Champ Georges St-Pierre Apologizes for Support of Canadian Drug Kingpin

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has apologized for his support of a friend who was arrested and pleaded guilty to drug-trafficking charges.…

Cub Swanson Refuses to Beg for UFC Title Shots

Cub Swanson Refuses to Beg for UFC Title Shots

While fighters of late have received title shots with witty post-fight quotes or clever social media campaigns, UFC featherweight Cub Swanson has set himself apart from that crowd.…

UFC Fight Night San Antonio Results: Cub Swanson Grabs Decision Over Jeremy Stephens

UFC Fight Night San Antonio Results: Cub Swanson Grabs Decision Over Jeremy Stephens

Cub Swanson further established his place in the UFC featherweight division, beating Jeremy Stephens in the main event at UFC Fight Night in San Antonio, Texas, on Saturday evening.…

Ricardo Lamas Learned from Jose Aldo Loss, Plans to Work His Way Back to UFC Title Shot

Ricardo Lamas Learned from Jose Aldo Loss, Plans to Work His Way Back to UFC Title Shot

When he entered the Octagon at UFC 169, Ricardo Lamas had a conservative mindset. Being cautious against featherweight champion Jose Aldo was at the forefront of his approach, and the…

Talks Between Gina Carano and UFC Reach an Impasse; Negotiations with Holly Holm Progressing

Talks Between Gina Carano and UFC Reach an Impasse; Negotiations with Holly Holm Progressing

Talks between the UFC and former women’s MMA standout Gina Carano have stalled, according to a report on Wednesday evening. Talks with Holly Holm, however, are looking good.…

UFC’s Louis Gaudinot on Failed Post-Fight Exam: ‘I Deny Any Wrongdoing’

UFC’s Louis Gaudinot on Failed Post-Fight Exam: ‘I Deny Any Wrongdoing’

UFC flyweight Louis Gaudinot denies any intentional violation that resulted in a failed post-fight exam of his March 8 fight at UFC Fight Night in London.…

Chael Sonnen, Josh Barnett Expected to Compete in Jiu-Jitsu Matches at Metamoris 4

Chael Sonnen, Josh Barnett Expected to Compete in Jiu-Jitsu Matches at Metamoris 4

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen and current UFC heavyweight Josh Barnett are among MMA personalities expected to compete in grappling matches at Metamoris 4 on Aug. 9, according to reports.…

Louis Gaudinot Fails Post-Fight Drug Test, Receives Six-Month Suspension from March 8 Bout

Louis Gaudinot Fails Post-Fight Drug Test, Receives Six-Month Suspension from March 8 Bout

Louis Gaudinot failed his post-fight drug test from his March 8 UFC Fight Night bout, and has received a six-month suspension, a UFC official told MMAWeekly.com on Friday.…

Daniel Cormier Opts for Knee Surgery, Still Hopes to Fight Jones-Gustafsson Winner in 2015

Daniel Cormier Opts for Knee Surgery, Still Hopes to Fight Jones-Gustafsson Winner in 2015

Daniel Cormier has opted to have surgery on his injured knee in early July, according to a report from UFC Tonight on Wednesday evening.…

B.J. Penn Receives License to Fight Frankie Edgar Pending Review of Cataract Surgery

B.J. Penn Receives License to Fight Frankie Edgar Pending Review of Cataract Surgery

Former two-division UFC champion B.J. Penn received a license on Tuesday for his Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale fight against Frankie Edgar, pending a review of his surgically repaired eye.…