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Knees and kicks to a downed MMA fighter rul...

Mar 06, 2021NoNo Comments10876 Views

How athletic commissions interpret the rule about knees and kicks to a downed fighter and how referees enforce the rule changed in 2013.

Dana White over UFC 205 Madison Square Garden arena

Could UFC events have fans back by summer? ...

Feb 15, 2021NoNo Comments428 Views

It's been nearly a year since a UFC event had an arena full of fans in attendance, UFC president Dana White is optimistic about fans

Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor will determin...

Jan 17, 2021NoNo Comments543 Views

Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov abruptly announced his retirement following his UFC 254 title defense and submission win over Justin Gaethje.

Max Holloway dominates Calvin Kattar at UFC...

Jan 16, 2021NoNo Comments538 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship kicked off their 2021 schedule of events on Saturday with UFC Fight Island 7: Hollway vs. Kattar.

Jose Aldo punches Marlon Vera at UFC Vegas 17

Jose Aldo calls out T.J. Dillashaw followin...

Dec 20, 2020NoNo Comments714 Views

Former two-time featherweight champion Jose Aldo picked up his first UFC win as a bantamweight on Saturday. Now he wants to fight T.J. Dillashaw.

Anthony Pettis bloodlicking

Anthony Pettis plans to move back to lightw...

Dec 20, 2020NoNo Comments794 Views

Following his UFC Vegas 17 win on Saturday, former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis announced plans to return to lightweight, taking aim at Tony Ferguson.

Stephen Thompson defeats Geoff Neal in UFC ...

Dec 19, 2020NoNo Comments789 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship held their final event of 2020 on Saturday with UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs Neal at the UFC Apex in Las

Juliana Velasquez dethrones Ilima-Lei Macfa...

Dec 11, 2020NoNo Comments617 Views

Bellator MMA closed out their 2020 events schedule on Thursday with Bellator 254: Macfarlane vs. Velasquez at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Dana White UFC Vegas 16 post-fight

UFC planning ‘serious cuts’ to ...

Dec 07, 2020NoNo Comments1005 Views

UFC president Dana White revealed that the fight promotion is planning to prune its roster. Sixty fighters are expected to be let go by

Marvin Vettori at UFC Vegas 16 post-fight

Marvin Vettori wants UFC title fight, says ...

Dec 06, 2020NoNo Comments818 Views

Marvin Vettori picked up the biggest win of his career when he soundly defeated Jack Hermansson. Now he wants another shot at UFC champ Israel

Mike Tyson following Roy Jones Jr exhibition

Mike Tyson plans to do more exhibition bout...

Nov 30, 2020NoNo Comments724 Views

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson returned to the ring on Saturday against Roy Jones Jr. He's planning more exhibition bouts.

Anthony Smith submits Devin Clark in UFC Ve...

Nov 29, 2020NoNo Comments674 Views

Former light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Smith faced rising Devin Clark in the UFC Vegas 15 main event on Saturday at UFC APEX in Las

Mike Tyson: ‘YouTube boxers saved box...

Nov 29, 2020NoNo Comments1450 Views

Following his return to the ring after 15 years on the sidelines, Mike Tyson credited YouTube sensations for boxing's revival.

Shogun Rua at UFC on FOX 4

Dana White would like to see Shogun Rua ret...

Nov 22, 2020NoNo Comments712 Views

Dana White says he would like to see Shogun Rua retire after the legendary fighter was stopped by Paul Craig in the second round of

Deiveson Figueiredo submits Alex Perez at UFC 255

Deiveson Figueiredo retains title, scores f...

Nov 22, 2020NoNo Comments749 Views

Flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo put his title on the line for the first time on Saturday in the UFC 255 main event against No. 4

Brandon Moreno takes out Brandon Royval to ...

Nov 21, 2020NoNo Comments657 Views

Top ranked featherweight contender Brandon Moreno faced No. 6 ranked Brandon Royval in the featured fight on the UFC 255 preliminary fight card on Saturday.

A.J. McKee advances to grand prix finals, s...

Nov 19, 2020NoNo Comments606 Views

A.J. McKee kept his undefeated record intact on Thursday when he put away former Bellator bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell in the Bellator 253 main event.

Patricio Pitbull Bellator 221 victory

Patricio Freire easily defends title at Bel...

Nov 12, 2020NoNo Comments863 Views

Bellator 252 featured the quarter-final round of the Featherweight Grand Prix including champion Patricio Freire putting his title on the line in the main event

Corey Anderson dominates Melvin Manhoef in ...

Nov 05, 2020NoNo Comments708 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight Corey Anderson made his promotional debut at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. on Thursday at Bellator 251.

Gegard Mousasi decisions Douglas Lima to be...

Oct 29, 2020NoNo Comments761 Views

Gegard Mousasi reclaimed the middleweight championship at Bellator 250 on Thursday in Uncasville, Conn.

Khabib Nurmagomedov victorious over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254

For the second time in Khabib Nurmagomedov&...

Oct 24, 2020NoNo Comments1140 Views

For only the second time in his career, Khabib Nurmagomedov lost a round on the scorecards when the UFC 254 judges gave a round to

Robert Whittaker cracks Jared Cannonier at UFC 254

Robert Whittaker decisions Jared Cannonier ...

Oct 24, 2020NoNo Comments766 Views

The top two contenders in the middleweight division met in the UFC 254 co-main event on Saturday at Flash Forum in Abu Dhabi, United Arab

Cris Cyborg Bellator 238 victorious

Cris Cyborg scores first career submission ...

Oct 15, 2020NoNo Comments815 Views

The Bellator MMA cage was at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut on Thursday for Bellator 249: Cyborg vs. Blencowe.

Cory Sandhagen makes statement, stops Marlo...

Oct 10, 2020NoNo Comments781 Views

The UFC octagon was on "Fight Island" in Abu Dhabi on Saturday for UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen.

Dana White

The UFC is thriving during pandemic

Sep 30, 2020NoNo Comments900 Views

While most sports saw a jump in viewership in their return during the COVID-19 pandemic, it was short-lived for many.

Jan Blachowicz stops Dominick Reyes at UFC ...

Sep 27, 2020NoNo Comments919 Views

Former title challenger Dominick Reyes and Jan Blachowicz fought for the vacant belt in the UFC 253 co-main event at the Flash Forum in Abu

Jon Fitch announces retirement following Be...

Sep 13, 2020NoNo Comments972 Views

On Saturday, former UFC welterweight title challenger and former World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Jon Fitch announced his retirement.

Juan Archuleta decisions Patchy Mix to win ...

Sep 13, 2020NoNo Comments795 Views

The Bellator MMA cage was in Uncasville, Conn. for the second night in a row on Saturday where the Mohegan Sun Arena played host to

Alistair Overeem batters Augusto Sakai in U...

Sep 05, 2020NoNo Comments912 Views

The UFC Octagon was in Las Vegas on Saturday for UFC Vegas 9 headlined by a heavyweight bout between contenders Alistair Overeem and Augusto Sakai.

Aleksandar Rakic dominates Anthony Smith in...

Aug 30, 2020NoNo Comments912 Views

Light heavyweight contenders Anthony Smith and Aleksandar Rakic headlined Saturday's UFC Vegas 8 fight card at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas.