Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

TITLE POSTED SOURCE
ADCC 2015 competitor list
ADCC 2015 competitor list
The compete list of competitors at ADCC 2015 has been released and includes familiar names like Cris Cyborg, Benson Henderson, Matt Hughes, and Renzo Gracie.
05/16/2015
UFN 66 $50,000 performance bonuses
UFN 66 $50,000 performance bonuses
In an unusual moment, the Fight of the Night was on the UFC Fight Pass portion of the card, and only one bonus was given to a main card fight.
05/16/2015
Twitter reacts to Mark Munoz retirement
Twitter reacts to Mark Munoz retirement
“I have a story to be able to give to kids and I want to be able to teach and come back here to the Philippines and be able to give my talents, gifts and abilities to you guys."
05/16/2015
UFN 66 results
UFN 66 results
UFC Fight Night 66: Edgar vs. Faber takes place on Saturday, May 16, 2015, and is broadcast live from Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Philippines.
05/16/2015
Frankie Edgar wins every round vs. Urijah Faber
Frankie Edgar wins every round vs. Urijah Faber
The UFC's first event in the Philippines, was headlined by a featherweight bout between former UFC Lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and Urijah Faber.
05/16/2015
Dana defends deal with Reebok
Dana defends deal with Reebok
Dana White: "I just don't know how the deal could be any better. Could there be a lot more money? Of course there could. Every body wants more money."
05/16/2015
Mousasi: Makdessi sounds desperate and foolish
Mousasi: Makdessi sounds desperate and foolish
Gegard Mousasi: "The courts will decide. However, it is hard to accept his defense ... Ignorance is not a legal defense, and what he said sounds desperate and foolish."
05/16/2015
30-0 Bellator prospect ignores haters
30-0 Bellator prospect ignores haters
Julio Cesar Neves Jr is one of the best featherweight prospects out of Brazil, but always had to deal with criticism for the level of competition he has faced.
05/16/2015
Nevada AC delays Diaz's hearing
Nevada AC delays Diaz's hearing
Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana following a UFC 183 loss on Jan. 31. A formal punishment, which would likely include a suspension and fine, hasn’t yet been issued.
05/16/2015
Corey Hill passes away at age 36
Corey Hill passes away at age 36
There are multiple credible reports that Corey Hill passed away Friday morning at a hospital in Tampa, Florida. He was just 36 years old.
05/15/2015
Barnett says Nelson taking 'gravy injections'
Barnett says Nelson taking 'gravy injections'
Josh Barnett had some choice words for Roy Nelson via Twitter as the two went at it on the social media platform. They are scheduled to face each other September 26.
05/15/2015
Weidman has new tricks for Belfort
Weidman has new tricks for Belfort
At UFC 187 on May 23 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Chris Weidman intends to whip out some new tricks and show the mixed martial arts world he's always evolving.
05/15/2015
Bellator 137 results: Halsey defeats game Grove in the 4th
Bellator 137 results: Halsey defeats game Grove in the 4th
Bellator 137 headlined by middleweight champion Brandon Halsey vs. Kendall Grove aired on Spike Friday at 9:00 p.m. ET, with the prelims online at 7:00 p.m. ET.
05/15/2015
WSoF president Ray Sefo: I would rematch Mark Hunt
WSoF president Ray Sefo: I would rematch Mark Hunt
World Series of Fighting president Ray Sefo spoke recently with Submission Radio for a wide-ranging interview about Reebok, Jon Jones, Melvin Guillard, and more.
05/15/2015
$20K Pool at Draft Kings $3 UFN 66 Contest
 $20K Pool at Draft Kings $3 UFN 66 Contest
This week's featured contest for The UG is the $3 entry $20K Haymaker tournament w/$20K prize pool and $2K to 1st.
05/15/2015
Halsey missed weight, stripped of title, fight with Grove remains on
Halsey missed weight, stripped of title, fight with Grove remains on
Bellator has taken a stand against missing weight, and have stripped Brandon Halsey of this title. The fight with Kendall Grove however is still on.
05/14/2015
All fighters but one make weight for UFN 66
All fighters but one make weight for UFN 66
UFC Fight Night 66 weigh-ins streamed live on The UnderGround from the Philippines at 7:00 a.m. ET, courtesy of the UFC. Plus Demetrious Johnson, Miesha Tate Q&A.
05/14/2015
Edgar vs. Faber pro predictions
Edgar vs. Faber pro predictions
TJ Dillashaw, Aisling Daley, David Michaud, Joseph Duffy, and Patrick Cote weigh on on the UFC Fight Night 66 Frankie Edgar vs. Patrick Cote main event.
05/14/2015
CM Punk has second MMA scrimmage bout
CM Punk has second MMA scrimmage bout
... and the big question coming out of the glorified intense sparring session is — how did CM Punk fare compared to his last trip inside the cage?
05/14/2015
Edgar: Win over Faber should get me title shot
Edgar: Win over Faber should get me title shot
Frankie Edgar: "I do believe if I take care of business on May 16 that I'm the guy that will fight the winner of Aldo and McGregor. I beat the No. 1 contender pretty handily."
05/14/2015
Zwicker beats up would-be car thief
Zwicker beats up would-be car thief
Bellator light heavyweight Virgil Zwicker was home in Southern California when his car got stolen. Zwicker called the cops but then proceeded to seek out the thief.
05/14/2015
Canadian MMA at all-time low?
Canadian MMA at all-time low?
“I have a gym full of fighters that can’t get fights and it’s super frustrating. How the F@$% are we supposed to get to the next level if you only get one fight a year?"
05/14/2015
Latest Stupid MMA: TFC
Latest Stupid MMA: TFC
The latest Stupid MMA is Team Fighting, a merger of MMA with soccer hooliganism. This is the Polish Hooligans vs. the Swedish Wisemen.
05/14/2015
Indiana MMA gym owner releases Christian EP
Indiana MMA gym owner releases Christian EP
"The same day my first album came out, my dad started chemotherapy for stage four lung cancer ... and I'm just going ‘alright Lord, what are you doing?’”
05/14/2015
Shamrock: Kimbo is a stupid ... idiot
Shamrock: Kimbo is a stupid ... idiot
Ken Shamrock: "The guy’s not even in a league with me, okay? ... He’s a punk. If I don’t finish him in the first round, I’ll be disappointed with myself.”
05/14/2015