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

Jan 12, 2016Comments off2195 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 off2834 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 off1756 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 off1830 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 off2426 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 off1682 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 off1450 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 off1895 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 off2434 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 off1995 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 off1486 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 off2767 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 off2821 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 off1824 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 off1632 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 off1861 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 off1474 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 off885 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 off2128 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 off1774 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 off2179 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 off1338 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 off1642 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 off1217 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

Rafael dos Anjos vs Conor McGregor

McGregor vs. dos Anjos and Holm vs. Tate Re...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off2198 Views

Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos, as well as a Holly Holm title defense against Miesha Tate, are reportedly going to headline a revamped UFC

Free Agent Aljamain Sterling Heading to CFF...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1043 Views

Current undefeated bantamweight free agent, Aljamain Sterling returns to Cage Fury this weekend for CFFC 55, as part of the broadcast team.

UFC Announces Events for Croatia and Nether...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1030 Views

UFC on Friday announced two landmark events scheduled to take place in Europe in 2016: Croatia and The Netherlands.

Frank Mir and Mark Hunt

Frank Mir vs. Mark Hunt Headlines UFC Fight...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1906 Views

A heavyweight clash between Frank Mir and Mark Hunt is slated to headline UFC Fight Night 84.

Marion Reneau

Marion Reneau vs. Ashlee Evans-Smith Added ...

Jan 08, 2016Comments off1063 Views

Twelfth-ranked women’s bantamweight Marion Reneau takes on prospect Ashlee Evans-Smith on Feb. 21 at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh.

Joseph Benavidez Faces Zack Makovsky in Piv...

Jan 07, 2016Comments off884 Views

Joseph Benavidez will attempt remain in the hunt for the flyweight title when he faces Zack Makovsky at UFC 196.