Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has ruled out a return to mixed martial art, ending three years of speculation about the biggest pay-per-view star in the sport’s history.
Rafael dos Anjos and Joanna Jedrzejczyk put the “world” in UFC world champion.
Manny Pacquiao was out walking the red carpet by the time Floyd Mayweather Jr. arrived, fashionably late for their first appearance together to promote a fight that really needs no promoting.
Ronda Rousey won a fight in 16 seconds last summer, falling a second short of the quickest victory in UFC history. At the time, the bantamweight champion figured the speed with which she pummeled Alexis Davis was a fluke.
Rocked by a recent spate of high-profile suspensions, UFC announced on Wednesday a multimillion-dollar anti-doping plan.
An underused tool in mixed martial arts gyms is the grappling dummy. Most people look at it as something to throw, but there is much more.
The medical director of Brazil’s governing body for mixed martial arts said earlier this week that former UFC champion Anderson Silva denies using steroids.
Conor McGregor stopped Denis Siver at 1:54 of the second round in a non-title bout Sunday night in the UFC Fight Night Card at the TD Garden.
UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson already wasn’t a big fan of Jon Jones, and the champion’s positive drug test for cocaine use only reinforced the Swedish contender’s opinions.
Ware is part of a growing number of NFL pass rushers who have adopted the grappling and striking techniques of MMA. It helps them outmaneuver the ever-expanding 330-pound tackles and get to the ever-quicker quarterbacks before they can throw the football.