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Ronda Rousey UFC 193 scrum

Ronda Rousey Taking More Time Off, Won̵...

Jan 13, 2016Comments off2875 Views

Former women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey wants more time off from fighting and will not be competing on the July 9 UFC 200 fight card.

UFC Middleweight Contender Yoel Romero Noti...

Jan 13, 2016Comments off1581 Views

The United States Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday informed the UFC of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation by middleweight contender Yoel Romero.

Knockout Radio LIVE: Ben Saunders, Tim Boet...

Jan 13, 2016Comments off842 Views

Tune in Wednesday, Jan. 13, at 6 p.m. EST, for Knockout Radio LIVE! Randy Harris and the crew welcome Ben Saunders, Tim Boetsch, Din Thomas,

Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz Thinks Team Alpha Male Was De...

Jan 13, 2016Comments off2137 Views

Former bantamweight titleholder Dominick Cruz talks about Team Alpha Male and his upcoming UFC Fight Night 81 opponent, champion T.J. Dillashaw.

Nick Diaz

Nick Diaz UFC 183 Settlement Agreement and ...

Jan 13, 2016Comments off1054 Views

Here is the Nick Diaz and Nevada Athletic Commission settlement, and Diaz's declaration that he wrongfully pleaded the fifth amendment.

Reader’s Choice 2015 Upset of the Yea...

Jan 12, 2016Comments off1886 Views

The Upset of the Year category generated the most one-sided voting out of all the 2015 Reader’s Choice Award nominations. The winner brought in 76-percent

UFC 197 Official with dos Anjos vs. McGrego...

Jan 12, 2016Comments off2070 Views

UFC officials on Tuesday confirmed the blockbuster UFC 197 fight card, where Conor McGregor will attempt to take Rafael dos Anjos' lightweight belt.

Nick Diaz Gets Drastically Reduced Suspensi...

Jan 12, 2016Comments off2675 Views

Nick Diaz's case was back before the Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday and an agreement was reached unanimously to reduce his suspension and fine.

Wanderlei Silva

Nevada Commission Refuses to Re-Hear Wander...

Jan 12, 2016Comments off1649 Views

Wanderlei Silva's case was supposed to go before the Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday for a court-ordered re-hearing, but was delayed again.

UFC Boston Free Fight: Anthony Pettis Takes...

Jan 12, 2016Comments off1740 Views

Anthony Pettis claimed his first UFC belt when he defeated Benson Henderson at UFC 164.

Reader’s Choice 2015 Fight of the Yea...

Jan 11, 2016Comments off2282 Views

MMAWeekly.com readers voted the UFC 189 welterweight title fight between champion Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald as the 2015 Fight of the Year.

Another UFC Boston Scratch: Jimy Hettes Inj...

Jan 11, 2016Comments off1592 Views

MMAWeekly.com sources on Monday confirmed that featherweight Jimy Hettes has had to withdraw from his UFC Fight Night 81 bout with Charles Rosa.

TJ Dillashaw

UFC Dillashaw vs. Cruz Embedded on Fox: How...

Jan 11, 2016Comments off1364 Views

Go behind the scenes during the fight camps of UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former titleholder Dominick Cruz.

Sunday’s UFC Boston Card Suffers Two ...

Jan 11, 2016Comments off1794 Views

The UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz fight card, slated for Sunday in Boston, has undergone a couple last-minute changes.

Eddie Alvarez Thinks Conor McGregor Taking ...

Jan 11, 2016Comments off2260 Views

Lightweight contender Eddie Alvarez insinuates that featherweight champion Conor McGregor is moving to the 155-pound division to avoid fighting Frankie Edgar.

UFC Fight Night 81 Free Fight: Dominick Cru...

Jan 11, 2016Comments off1874 Views

Dominick Cruz's UFC debut at UFC 132 was a success. Cruz defended the bantamweight belt by beating Urijah Faber by decision in a rematch.

Chael Sonnen Takes UFC Fight Night 81: Dill...

Jan 10, 2016Comments off1382 Views

Retired UFC fighter Chael Sonnen takes UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz Beyond the Fight in this head-to-toe breakdown.

Mirko Cro Cop

Cro Cop Reportedly Never Failed UFC Drug Te...

Jan 10, 2016Comments off2575 Views

Mirko Cro Cop became the first UFC fighter sanctioned under the UFC Anti-Doping Policy despite never testing positive. He will, however, remain suspended.

Retirement Not in the Plans for Anderson Si...

Jan 10, 2016Comments off2663 Views

There’s no question that the stage lights are dimming on former middleweight champion Anderson Silva’s fighting career, but the 40-year-old Brazilian has no plans of

Donald Cerrone UFC 194 media day

Cowboy Cerrone Video: ‘If They Got a ...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off1721 Views

Following his self described mauling at the hands of Rafael dos Anjos, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone wasted no time returning to action and moving up a

Renan Barao vs TJ Dillashaw

UFC Fight Night 81 Free Fight: TJ Dillashaw...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off1535 Views

T.J. Dillashaw's reign as UFC bantamweight champion began on May 24, 2014 at UFC 173 when KO'ed Renan Barao in the fifth round.

Conor McGregor

Reader’s Choice 2015 Fighter of the Year:...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off1737 Views

When MMAWeekly.com polled its readers to find out who they felt was the 2015 Fighter of the Year, there were no surprises. Conor McGregor easily

Tatsuya Kawajiri Faces Dennis Bermudez at U...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off1398 Views

A featherweight scrap between veteran Tatsuya Kawajiri and Dennis Bermudez has been added to the UFC Fight Night 82 fight card on Feb. 27 in

Dominick Cruz Plans to ‘Beat DownR...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off813 Views

UFC bantamweight contender Dominick Cruz is gearing up for his title fight against champion T.J. Dillashaw on Jan. 17 and plans to 'beat down' the

Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping Plans to Knock Anderson Sil...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off1998 Views

Seventh-ranked middleweight Michael “The Count” Bisping has always wanted to fight former champion Anderson Silva and plans to knock him out when they meet on

State of the UFC: Dana White Discusses the ...

Jan 09, 2016Comments off1669 Views

UFC president Dana White joined UFC Tonight to discuss a rematch between Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawler, the controversial outcome, Holly Holm's next fight and

Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm UFC 193 weighin fight

Reader’s Choice 2015 Knockout of the Year...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off2047 Views

There were many spectacular knockouts that occurred in every fight promotion on the planet in 2015, but there were a couple that shocked the world.

UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz Media C...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1280 Views

The headliners of the UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz fight card fielded questions from the media during a media conference call on Friday.

Conor McGregor

#FridayFlashback: Can Conor McGregor Pull R...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1517 Views

Can UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor reinvigorate the UFC's "stuck in the mud" division?

Listen to the UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1132 Views

Listen to the media conference call with the main and co-main event headliners of UFC Fight Night: Dillashw vs. Cruz live on Friday at 4