Late Breaking

UFC/MMA

With Krasimir Mladenov injured, Cully Butterfield vs. Ronny Markes, Elvis Mutapcic vs. Kelvin Tiller booked for World Series of Fighting 12

LAS VEGAS (July 23) – With undefeated Bulgarian standout Krasimir Mladenov (10-0) forced to withdraw from next month’s “World Series of Fighting 12: Palomino vs. Gonzalez” event, submission ace Kelvin Tiller (6-0) has agreed to drop down to 195 pounds and meet Elvis Mutapcic (13-3) in a catchweight affair. That switch left Brazilian veteran Ronny Markes (14-3) without an opponent ... Read More »

TOP CONTENDERS MEET AS ‘JACARE’ SOUZA TAKES ON GEGARD MOUSASI ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 AT FOXWOODS® RESORT CASINO

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Las Vegas, Nevada – The UFC® returns to Connecticut for the first time in nearly a decade on Friday, September 5 at Foxwoods® Casino Resort in Mashantucket, Conn. with a five-round main event pitting two of the best middleweights against one another as fourth-ranked Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza takes on seventh-ranked Gegard Mousasi in a bout that could determine the division’s ... Read More »

“World Series of Fighting 12: Palomino vs. Gonzalez” adds Bryson Hansen vs. Matt Sayles

LAS VEGAS (July 22) – World Series of Fighting’s return to Las Vegas now features five main-card matchups, as bantamweights Bryson Hansen (7-1) and Matt “Robo” Sayles (2-0) will kick off World Series of Fighting’s NBCSN-televised main card. Featuring a lightweight headliner between exciting Peruvian veteran Luis “Baboon” Palomino (22-9) and undefeated Californian “Lethal” Lewis Gonzalez (9-0), “World Series of ... Read More »

Weights from Tacoma – CageSport 31

CJ Marsh 184 Will Noland 185.5 Contract Weight: 185+1 Lbs. Harrison Bevens 156 *Chris Sowell 158.5 Contract Weight: 155+1 Lbs. Katie Howard 115 Amy Montenegro 116 Contract Weight: 115+1 Lbs. Bobby McIntyre 155.5 Woo Johnson 156 Contract Weight: 155+1 Lbs. Omar Avelar 150.5 Jason Gray 152 Contract Weight: 155+1 Lbs. Taki Uluilakepa 170 Ricky Carrillo 170 Contract Weight: 170+1 Lbs. ... Read More »

Local MMA Star, CJ Marsh, to Fight Will Noland

July 17th, 2014 (Tacoma, WA) – Local favorite, CJ Marsh (5-5), has stepped up to fight Will Noland (8-4) in the main event of CageSport 31, this Saturday night at the Emerald Queen Casino. Earlier this week, Noland’s opponent, Alfonso Gonzales, injured his rotator cuff while training and had no choice, but to being pulled out of the fight. Marsh ... Read More »

UFC® WOMEN’S BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION RONDA ROUSEY CHOOSES MONSTER AS HEADPHONE AND AUDIO PARTNER

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Las Vegas, Nev. – Monster Products, the world leader in high-performance headphones, and the Ultimate Fighting Championship® organization are pleased to announce that UFC® women’s bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, has chosen Monster as her headphone and audio products partner. Fresh from successfully defending her championship title against Alexis Davis at UFC 175 in Las Vegas on July 5, with an ... Read More »

World Series of Fighting 12: Palomino vs. Gonzalez set for August 9 at Las Vegas’ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

LAS VEGAS – Fresh off a successful debut on network television, World Series of Fighting returns to NBCSN for “World Series of Fighting 12: Palomino vs. Gonzalez,” which takes place Aug. 9 at Las Vegas’ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. In the night’s main event, two of the promotion’s top lightweights bid for a shot at World Series of Fighting ... Read More »

ONE FC: RISE OF THE KINGDOM TO FEATURE GEJE EUSTAQUIO VERSUS ADRIANO MORAES FOR ONE FC FLYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

16 July 2014 – SINGAPORE: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization with a 90% market share, has confirmed that flyweights Geje Eustaquio of the Philippines and Adriano Moraes of Brazil will battle for the inaugural ONE FC Flyweight World Championship at ONE FC: RISE OF THE KINGDOM to be held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on ... Read More »

UFC BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION AND SACRAMENTO’S OWN TJ DILLASHAW BATTLES RENAN BARAO IN TITLE REMATCH ON AUG. 30

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Las Vegas – In what will be remembered as one of the sport’s greatest upsets, UFC 173 saw 10-1 underdog TJ Dillashaw end the unprecedented nine-year, 35-fight unbeaten streak of Renan Barao to capture the UFC® bantamweight championship. Now, the two meet again in a highly anticipated rematch when the Ultimate Fighting Championship® returns to Sleep Train Arena in Dillashaw’s ... Read More »

Rosa puts unbeaten record on the line against brash Gonzalez

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (July 14th, 2014) – The opportunity to spoil someone else’s homecoming might mean more to Nick Gonzalez at this stage in his career than a trip to the big show or a lucrative endorsement deal. With no major promoter behind him, or any sort of buzz on the fight scene back home in Austin, Tex., the 33-year-old Gonzalez ... Read More »

Fight Network Presents Enfusion 20 Live Saturday, July 12, at 2:30 p.m. ET

Toronto | New York (July 11, 2014) – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, presents a live broadcast of Enfusion 20 from Mallorca, Spain this Saturday, July 12, at 2:30 p.m. ET, featuring some of Europe’s top kickboxing prospects. Enfusion 20 will be aired live on Cablevision’s Optimum TV in the ... Read More »

THE UFC® RETURNS TO TULSA ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 23 WHEN BENSON HENDERSON BATTLES RAFAEL DOS ANJOS IN FIVE-ROUND MAIN EVENT

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Las Vegas, Nev. – The Ultimate Fighting Championship® makes its long-awaited return to Tulsa, Okla. on Saturday, Aug. 23 at BOK Center with an action-packed card headlined by a five-round lightweight main event between former UFC champion Benson Henderson and surging contender Rafael dos Anjos. The UFC’s previous trip to Tulsa took place on Dec. 16, 1994, as Royce Gracie ... Read More »

INVICTA FC 8: WATERSON vs TAMADA TO STREAM EXCLUSIVELY LIVE ON UFC FIGHT PASS™ UFCFIGHTPASS.com BEGINS HISTORIC INVICTA DEAL WITH TWO TITLE FIGHTS ON SEPTEMBER 6 FULL INVICTA LIBRARY NOW AVAILABLE ON UFCFIGHTPASS.com

Las Vegas, Nevada – UFC FIGHT PASS™, the UFC’s digital streaming service, is proud to announce UFCFIGHTPASS.com will be the place to see the eighth stacked card from the world’s leading all-female MMA promotion, Invicta Fighting Championships. Invicta FC 8: Waterson vs Tamada will stream live on UFCFIGHTPASS.com on Saturday, September 6, from the Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, MO, and ... Read More »

Two title fights headline M-1 Challenge 50 Aug. 15 in St. Petersburg, Russia

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (July 9, 2014) – A pair of M-1 Challenge title fights highlight a special M-1 Global anniversary show, M-1 Challenge 50: Battle on the Neva,” outdoors Friday, August 15 in the St. Petersburg city center open area, Mitninskaya emb 6, near the famous panoramic ship-restaurant, “Flying Dutchman.” (see photo above) M-1 Global is coming off a record-setting ... Read More »

UFC’s grand stage doesn’t faze Font

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (July 7th, 2014) – The post-fight mayhem might’ve taken more out of Rob Font than the fight itself. Within moments of his breakthrough win Saturday over George Roop at UFC 175 in Las Vegas, Font went from little-known regional standout to the talk of mixed martial arts, an overnight social media celebrity born from the impact of the ... Read More »

Edgar stops Penn in 3!!!

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Three was the lucky number for Frankie Edgar as he stopped BJ Penn in the 3rd round of their scheduled five round Featherweight bout at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. It was Edgar’s third victory over Penn in the battle of world champions. Edgar dominated the bout from the beginning as he controlled the action from the stand up ... Read More »

World Series of Fighting 11 result

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (July 5, 2014) — World Series of Fighting 155-pound champion Justin Gaethje (12-0) kept his perfect career record intact by stopping previously undefeated and inspirational lightweight Nick Newell (11-1). That bout served as the headlining bout of Saturday’s “World Series of Fighting 11: Gaethje vs. Newell” event, which took place at Ocean Center. The four-fight main card ... Read More »

UFC 175 WEIGHTS FROM LAS VEGAS

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Chris Weidman 185 – Lyoto Machida 184.5 (UFC Middleweight Title) Ronda Rousey 135 – Alexis Davis 135 (UFC Women’s Bantamweight Title) Matt Mitrione 254 – Stefan Struve 251.5 Uriah Hall 185 – Thiago Santos 185 Marcus Brimage 135.5 – Russell Doane 136 Urijah Faber 136 – Alex Caceres 135 Ildemar Alcantara 170 – Kenny Robertson 171 Chris Camozzi 185 – ... Read More »

World Series of Fighting 11 official weights

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (July 4, 2014) – World Series of Fighting Lightweight champion Justin Gaethje stepped off the scales weighing in at 154.8 pounds, looking rested and relaxed a day before he’s set to face fellow undefeated fighter Nick Newell in the main event of World Series of Fighting 11: “Gaethje vs. Newell” Saturday at Ocean Center. “I’m feeling great,” ... Read More »

World Series of Fighting CEO Ray Sefo and Fighter Jon Fitch Visit Halifax Health Medical Center

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA., (July 3, 2014) – World Series of Fighting’s President Ray Sefo (above, at right) and WSOF welterweight star Jon Fitch (at left) brightened the day of children, patients and staff members during a visit to the Halifax Health Medical Center Pediatrics and Orthopedic wards on Thursday. “It’s the least we could do to take a few minutes ... Read More »

CES MMA champ Font makes UFC debut Saturday

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (July 3rd, 2014) – When Rob Font received a phone call one morning from his head trainer, Mark DellaGrotte, asking if he happened to be sitting down at the moment, Font wasn’t sure what to expect. “I figured it was either going to be really good or really bad,” Font recalled. It was the best news of the ... Read More »

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER®: A CHAMPION WILL BE CROWNED CAST REVEALED

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Las Vegas, Nev. – For the first time in history, the new season of The Ultimate Fighter® will feature an all-female cast and will have a UFC® championship title on the line. The storied reality series will feature a women’s 115-pound tournament to determine the first ever UFC® women’s strawweight champion. UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and No. 2-ranked lightweight ... Read More »

UFC ULTIMATE MEDIA DAY TO BE BROADCAST LIVE ON UFC® FIGHT PASS™ TOMORROW

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Las Vegas, Nevada – For the first time ever, the UFC’s digital streaming service UFC® FIGHT PASS™ will broadcast UFC’s Ultimate Media Day live from Las Vegas ahead of the star-studded weekend of fights at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Hosted by Karyn Bryant, with UFC analysts Daniel Cormier and Dominick Cruz, the exclusive coverage begins tomorrow at 9 a.m. ... Read More »

World Series of Fighting Fans Can Win a Custom-Made “OPERATOR” Ducati Monster 696 Motorcycle The History-Making WSOF 11 Fight This Saturday Courtesy of Shout and The Green Beret Foundation

World Series of Fighting will make history this Saturday, and you can celebrate the occasion by bringing home a custom-made “OPERATOR” Ducati Monster 696 motorcycle. Shout, the Utah-based leader in real-time fan engagement, will once again partner with World Series of Fighting and the promotion’s charity partner, the Green Beret Foundation, to offer up the popular “Champions Challenge” game. During ... Read More »

Fight Network to Air Extensive UFC 175 Fight Week Coverage

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Toronto – Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, will broadcast extensive UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida and The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale fight week coverage, including live weigh-ins, press conferences and exclusive pre and post-fight interviews on the scene from Las Vegas. Fight Network’s live coverage will be broadcast on Cablevision’s ... Read More »

UFC TEAMS UP WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SOUTHERN NEVADA AND ULTIMATE ALLIANCE

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Las Vegas, Nev. ? The Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) announced a new partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada and the Ultimate Alliance to develop a grassroots sports program providing local youth the access and opportunity to excel in wrestling. The program will provide children the resources to develop techniques, fundamentals, and the mindset to perform successfully ... Read More »

UFC AND FOX SPORTS TERMINATE BROADCASTING SERVICES AGREEMENTS WITH CHAEL SONNEN

Las Vegas, Nev. – The UFC and FOX Sports organizations announced today the termination of their respective broadcasting services agreements with analyst Chael Sonnen. This decision comes in light of Sonnen failing a second test conducted by the Nevada Athletic Commission for banned substances in June. Sonnen was previously under temporary suspension by the Nevada Athletic Commission for failing an ... Read More »