The decision to rescind Pat Healy's $130,000 bonuses sparked controversy across the MMA community, but on Thursday UFC President Dana White vehemently defended the way in which the situation was handled.
UFC bantamweight contender Eddie Wineland is "crushed" over not fighting Renan Barao for the interim title at UFC 161 on June 15, 2013, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and is unsure if the fight will even be rescheduled with Dominick Cruz returning.
Renan Barao is not medically cleared to compete after tearing ligaments in his foot and has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 161 main event opposite Eddie Wineland on June 15, 2013 at MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Part one of MMAmania.com's UFC 160 preview breaks down 3 of 7 under card "Prelims" fights on Facebook on May 25, 2013: Brian Bowles v George Roop, Estevan Payan v Jeremy Stephens and Nah-Shon Burrell vs Stephen Thompson from MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Chuck Liddell has noticed a trend among this generation of UFC fighters, and that's to get their win just for the sake of winning. Can "The Iceman," who is now the promotion's VP of Business Development, help turn that around?
Brian Bowles next fight against George Roop at UFC 160 on May 25 after extended break from mixed martial arts (MMA) competition helped former champion find passion and fire he lost for training after rigorous daily grind took fun out of the sport.
UFC.com has updated its "official" consensus rankings following this past Saturday's UFC 159 event (now with two contributions from MMAmania.com). Check out the big movers and shakers inside and let the debate begin!
Miss out on any of Chael Sonnen's daily UFC 159 countdown on Twitter? If so, we have you covered with a complete look back at all 30 messages ahead of tonight's (April 27, 2013) event at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.
UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones told the world his UFC 159 opponent, Chael Sonnen, had used steroids throughout his career. He later retracted and apologized, which may have kept him from getting sued by "The American Gangster."
Dave Doyle and Mike Chiappetta discuss the possible weight shifts of three UFC on FOX 7 competitors, which Team Alpha Male member will first win a belt, where a Sonnen upset would rank in history and more.
MMAmania's Brian Hemminger speaks with MMA Lab head coach John Crouch about his cornering of UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson at UFC on Fox 7 this past Saturday night, why Melendez gave them such a close fight and much more.
UFC.com has updated its "official" consensus rankings following this past Saturday's UFC on Fox 7 event (now with two contributions from MMAmania.com). Check out the big movers and shakers inside and let the debate begin!
With UFC on FOX 7 just hours away from going down at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez provided some final thoughts on their highly anticipated title bout set to go down tomorrow night (April 20, 2013).
UFC President Dana White provided an update on bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz at Thursday's (April 18, 2013) UFC on FOX 7 media day, saying he believes "The Dominator" will fight before the end of 2013.
UFC on Fox 7: "Henderson vs. Melendez" is all set to pop off tonight (Sat., April 20, 2013) from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California, and we've got a complete guide to the show with links to all the major storylines right here.