News

<figure> <img alt="UFC 257: Poirier v McGregor" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/eYPlyKbT1X4PIjVHjXWzxX_23Ug=/0x0:4736x3157/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68764747/1298059605.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>Former two-division UFC champ <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/1859/conor-mcgregor">Conor McGregor</a> said he picked the wrong approach to a...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/nF8b3Rdc_4ujctgcJ07O7b89ae8=/0x0:1920x1280/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68764838/101_Emily_Whitmire.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Esther Lin, MMA Fighting</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4165/emily-whitmire">Emily Whitmire</a> will still compete on Feb. 27, but she’ll have a new opponent.</p> <p>Multiple people with knowledge of the...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Melo v Cortez" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/B58FdM7-1XHsdOMzuyu7yjLkpQY=/0x0:3657x2438/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68765268/1188079511.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Alexandre Schneider/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/4147/tracy-cortez">Tracy Cortez</a> is heading back to the flyweight division for...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/b_p9krMHHWA5zZ0T9fkKELtgGu0=/0x0:4854x3236/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68765603/20191231_PFL_10_FN_Social0125.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Ryan Loco</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2052/brendan-loughnane">Brendan Loughnane</a> had a year away from fighting, but that doesn’t mean he took any days off.</p> <p>The featherweight prospect, who signed...

<figure> <img alt="NBA: All Star-Celebrity Game" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/FWvEtVhh-61jAYQlyfxl0duCMsI=/0x0:3812x2541/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68765746/usa_today_14041622.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports</figcaption> </figure> <p>Stephen A. Smith has done it again.</p> <p>The ESPN analyst created quite a stir with his thoughts about...

<figure> <img alt="Bellator 238 Media Day" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/1i4vuAXnVQTHTdF-PwlrIQNigkY=/0x92:3720x2572/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68766029/1195534926.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images</figcaption> </figure> <p>The Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., is likely to host the first Bellator event of...

<figure> <img alt="" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/lFceorcGS5DByCFezMlq9SuUslQ=/343x0:1779x957/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68766435/bkfcpvz.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, YouTube</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/2025/paige-vanzant">Paige VanZant</a> makes her bare-knuckle boxing debut this Friday, and the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship is placing the...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Bektic v Jackson" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/9OBp4gwxG2F44BAfPi2htD67Yjg=/0x0:3616x2411/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68766683/1273552142.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p>A featherweight showdown is being targeted for the octagon in May. </p> <p>Multiple people with...

<figure> <img alt="Chris Weidman vs Vitor Belfort" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/L1nwRWji6bvHF0f8o_2vbzAQ2_g=/0x0:2000x1333/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68761778/20150523_0301_Chris_Weidman_vs_Vitor_Belfort.0.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Chris Weidman vs Vitor Belfort | Esther Lin</figcaption> </figure> <p>Next weekend, <a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fight-card/1181/ufc-258">UFC 258</a> takes place and the co-main event was...

<figure> <img alt="UFC Fight Night: Munhoz v Edgar" src="https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/i3h9Yh70EhIOWXw5i0Wu0mtScwM=/0x0:2134x1423/1310x873/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/68762026/1267771631.jpg.0.jpg"> <figcaption>Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC</figcaption> </figure> <p><a href="https://www.mmafighting.com/fighter/60/frankie-edgar">Frankie Edgar</a> has never been interested in gimme fights.</p> <p>When he was competing as...