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UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos Santos III Preview

UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos Santos III Preview

Watch the UFC 166: Velasquez vs. dos Santos III extended video preview.…

Rousimar Palhares Explains Controversial Finish: “I Will Continue to Chase My Dream” (video)

Rousimar Palhares Explains Controversial Finish: “I Will Continue to Chase My Dream” (video)

Rousimar Palhares has come under a firestorm of controversy since finishing Mike Pierce with a heel hook at UFC Fight Night 29. On Saturday, he explained his side of the…

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jake Shields Makes the Climb at Welterweight

MMA Top 10 Rankings: Jake Shields Makes the Climb at Welterweight

The updated MMAWeekly.com World MMA Rankings were released on Saturday, Oct. 12. Jake Shields made a jump up the welterweight rankings with his recent victory over Demian Maia.…

UFC 164 Fighter Salaries: Frank Mir and Josh Barnett Top the Disclosed Payroll

UFC 164 Fighter Salaries: Frank Mir and Josh Barnett Top the Disclosed Payroll

The Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services on Friday released the UFC 164 fighter salaries. Co-main eventers Frank Mir and Josh Barnett topped the disclosed payroll.…

UFC Fight Night 29 Medical Suspensions: Mike Pierce Out Up To 180 Days

UFC Fight Night 29 Medical Suspensions: Mike Pierce Out Up To 180 Days

The Brazilian Athletic Commission (CABMMA) on Friday released the UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields medical suspensions to MMAWeekly.com.…

Following UFC Release, Brazilian Commission Issues Rousimar Palhares 120-Day Suspension

Following UFC Release, Brazilian Commission Issues Rousimar Palhares 120-Day Suspension

Not only is Rousimar Palhares out a $50,000 Submission of the Night bonus and a job following his controversial submission of Mike Pierce, he has now also been suspended.…

Bellator Would Let Welterweight Champion Ben Askren Walk, If UFC Grants Immediate Title Shot

Bellator Would Let Welterweight Champion Ben Askren Walk, If UFC Grants Immediate Title Shot

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney told ESPN recently that he would let welterweight champion Ben Askren walk away, free and clear, if the UFC would grant him an immediate title shot.…

Official UFC Statement on the Release of Rousimar Palhares Following Controversial Submission

Official UFC Statement on the Release of Rousimar Palhares Following Controversial Submission

UFC officials on Thursday released a statement confirming the release of Rousimar Palhares following the controversy swirling around his UFC Fight Night 29 submission victory.…

Dana White Fires Rousimar Palhares for Unsportsmanlike Conduct (video)

Dana White Fires Rousimar Palhares for Unsportsmanlike Conduct (video)

Dana White fires Rousimar Palhares for not releasing heel hook on Mike Pierce.…

UFC Releasing Rousimar Palhares Following Controversial Submission Finish of Mike Pierce

UFC Releasing Rousimar Palhares Following Controversial Submission Finish of Mike Pierce

Rousimar Palhares came under heavy scrutiny following his 31-second heel hook victory over Mike Pierce at UFC Fight Night 29, and now he finds himself without a job.…