UFC 40 was a seminal moment in the development of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. It also served as a driving force in the development of Myles Jury from a kid training in martial arts to someone who saw a potential career in fighting.
Jon Jones defends his light heavyweight title against bitter rival Daniel Cormier in the highly anticipated main event of UFC 182 at the MGM Grand on Saturday. But Donald Cerrone promises an exciting fight with unbeaten Myles Jury earlier on the card.
Ultimate Fighting Championship, the Las Vegas-based mixed martial arts promotion and media organization, is continuing to boost its global presence for 2015 after staging a record 22 live fight events outside the United States in 2014.
Former UFC light heavyweight Quinton “Rampage” Jackson appeared on the Ultimate Fighting Championship broadcast of a live event in Brazil on Saturday night to announced he had signed a deal to return to the organization. But Scott Coker, the head of Bellator MMA, said on social media that Jackson is under exclusive contract with his group.
Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida will fight Reno native C.B. Dollaway in a middleweight bout that headlines an Ultimate Fighting Championship card today in Brazil.
A group of three mixed martial artists headed by Cung Le filed an antitrust lawsuit against the Las Vegas-based Zuffa LLC, the parent company of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, on Tuesday in San Jose, Calif.
Rafael dos Anjos appears to be next in line to fight UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, thanks in part to an injury to top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov.
It had been quite some time since former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champ Junior dos Santos had his arm raised in victory inside the octagon.
Carla Esparza reminded everyone why she was the tournament’s top seed with a third-round submission of Rose Namajunas to become the first UFC women’s strawweight champion on Friday night at the Palms.
When the UFC announced the formation of a women’s strawweight division early this year, the name Rose Namajunas often came up as someone who eventually could win the belt. The future could be now.