Published: Sun, 23 Apr 2017 16:58:33 -0700Copyright: Copyright 2017 Sherdog.com
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:27:25 -0700Cub Swanson was close to a featherweight title shot a few years ago before decisive back-to-back losses against Frankie Edgar and Max Holloway derailed his momentum.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:03:43 -0700There are levels to the type of message Al Iaquinta wants to deliver to the UFC, and several were in play at various moments on Saturday night.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:27:54 -0700John Dodson emerged virtually unscathed from his clash with Eddie Wineland at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday night.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:07:29 -0700It might not have been the most well received main event when it was announced, but Cub Swanson and Artem Lobov put on a show when the lights were on.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 22:27:12 -0700Cub Swanson picks apart Artem Lobov in UFC Fight Night 108 main event on Saturday in Nashville, Tennessee.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:05:53 -0700Former heavyweight champion Maurice Smith will be enshrined in the UFC’s Hall of Fame this summer.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:57:12 -0700Sherdog.com's live coverage of UFC Fight Night 108 “Swanson vs. Lobov” kicks off Saturday at 6:30 p.m. ET from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:55:12 -0700Brandon Moreno has begun to build serious equity in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s top-heavy flyweight division.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:25:35 -0700Daniel Straus made one critical mistake and paid the steepest of penalties.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:57:12 -0700With a main card filled largely with decisions, unbeaten middleweight prospect Ian Heinisch pulled off a terrific submission in the main event of Legacy Fighting Alliance 10.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:42:11 -0700Aaron Pico’s highly-anticipated Bellator MMA debut will come on the promotion’s biggest stage possible.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:00:47 -0700Patricky Freire and Derek Campos are going to run it back in the Bellator 181 headliner.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:41:06 -0700More than a year after his last Octagon appearance, Frank Mir has finally received his official punishment from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:52:02 -0700This weekend is loaded from top to bottom with plenty of professional fights, both in mixed martial arts and boxing. With UFC Fight Night 108 and Bellator 178 anchoring the MMA side of things and a major boxing event on Showtime as well as a Top Rank pay-per-view card, there are more options for savvy bettors than usual.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:12:54 -0700If everything comes together and Conor McGregor does eventually face Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match, the Irishman will undoubtedly be a huge underdog.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:35:12 -0700Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., is the site for the next Ultimate Fighting Championship event, which takes place Saturday night. Headlining the event is fan favorite Cub Swanson taking on Conor McGregor’s friend and teammate Artem Lobov.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:34:20 -0700It took five full rounds to decide it, but Eduard Folayang made sure his piece of One Championship gold was not going anywhere.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:18:55 -0700The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to Scotland is beginning to take shape, as three matchups were announced for the July 16 card.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:55:51 -0700A light heavyweight duel between Gian Villante and Patrick Cummins will go down at UFC on Fox 25 in Long Island, N.Y.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:49:49 -0700Conor McGregor will take Dana White’s $75 million estimate and raise him another $25 million -- at least.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:32:36 -0700Rematches in the professional fight game are as common as a housefly. Trilogies, while they aren’t exactly the norm, there have been plenty over the years that have captivated the minds of fight fans. Tetralogies, however, are quite rare, especially in mixed martial arts.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:52:35 -0700It looks like UFC fighters Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne will be tying the knot sometime in the not-too-distant future.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:17:24 -0700The broken left hand suffered by Daniel Straus in the first round of his fight with Patricio Freire at Bellator 145 didn’t negatively affect his performance that night, but the resulting surgery and rehab kept the featherweight champ out of the cage for all of 2016.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:03:06 -0700Conor McGregor’s impact on the combat sports world is undeniable, and the UFC’s most prominent star continues to receive recognition for his work.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:17:01 -0700Miguel Torres has announced his retirement from mixed martial arts after a 53-bout professional career.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:25:12 -0700Legacy Fighting Alliance is set to take over Pueblo, Colorado, Friday night with another solid night of mixed martial arts action. LFA 10 will be headlined by a middleweight showdown between contenders Ian Heinisch and Lucas Rota
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:36:24 -0700Police are investigating an alleged fight fixing at the UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, according to multiple reports from South Korean media outlets.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:56:30 -0700For the most part, Ilima-Lei Macfarlane has long been ready to move past being an internet sensation for authoring the infamous ”Soccer Mom” KO in her professional mixed martial arts debut.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:09:16 -0700If both sides can come to terms, Conor McGregor stands to make significantly more money for boxing Floyd Mayweather than for any fight in his UFC career to date.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:51:14 -0700Elias Theodorou will lock horns with Brad Tavares in a middleweight clash at "The Ultimate Fighter 25" finale, promotion officials confirmed on Wednesday.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:27:24 -0700A featherweight clash pitting Mizuto Hirota against Alexander Volkanovski has been added to the UFC Fight Night 110 lineup.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:10:14 -0700Gray Maynard and Teruto Ishihara will lock horns in a featherweight clash at "The Ultimate Fighter 25” finale.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:42:52 -0700World Series of Fighting has been rebranded as the Professional Fighters League and will begin operating under its new identity in 2018, according to a release.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:08:09 -0700After being discovered on “Dana White: Lookin’ For a Fight,” Jared Gordon will make his Octagon debut against Michel Quinones at UFC 211.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:03:54 -0700Although nothing is currently official, Cristiane Justino says she’ll be fighting for women’s featherweight gold against Germaine de Randamie at UFC 214.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:09:57 -0700While some developing fighters might view more rounds as valuable cage experience, Ed Ruth would prefer to clock out as quickly as possible.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:57:44 -0700At least for now, Ronda Rousey hasn’t officially called it a career. But according to UFC President Dana White, a return to the Octagon doesn’t seem likely at this point.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:41:16 -0700It appears that Jon Jones will be able to pick up right where he left off when he is able to return to active competition this summer.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:37:44 -0700The tape-delayed Bellator 177 card drew an average audience of 577,000 to Spike on Friday, according to Sports TV Ratings.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 20:40:27 -0700Ultimate Fighting Championship and Strikeforce veteran Tim Kennedy has figured out what's next for him after retiring from MMA: it's a comeback, but not one that involves headed back to the cage.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 15:09:21 -0700The Ultimate Fighting Championship has released undefeated welterweight Michael Graves.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:30:42 -0700Whether he's fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship or the Rizin Fighting Federation, Kyoji Horiguchi is one of the best flyweights on the planet. The rest of 2017 will give him the chance to prove he could be one of MMA's best bantamweights, to boot.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 11:45:47 -0700LFA 11 takes place on May 5 at the Comerica Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona. Monday, the promotion announced that the card will be headlined by local middleweight favorite Daniel Madrid facing off with Arizona-based Australian Matthew Frincu. In the co-main event slot, undefeated MMA Lab welterweight James Nakashima will face Bellator MMA veteran LaRue Burley.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:58:39 -0700After UFC on Fox 24, the list of medical suspensions is much shorter than you might expect.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:14:28 -0700One Championship has spent the last several weeks piecing together its May return to Singapore. Now, the promotion confirmed that it's bringing out some its big guns.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 16:57:12 -0700Sherdog.com's live coverage of Rizin FF's “Rizin 2017 in Yokohama: Sakura” kicks off Sunday at 2 a.m. ET from the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 22:20:10 -0700In recent weeks, a hypothetical superfight between Demetrious Johnson and Cody Garbrandt has become a hot topic in the MMA community.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:54:05 -0700Even before she overwhelmed Michelle Waterson at UFC on Fox 24, Rose Namajunas had it in her mind that 2017 would be her year.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:34:35 -0700If he wasn’t a contender before UFC on Fox 24, Robert Whittaker definitely is now following his thrashing of Ronaldo Souza in Kansas City, Mo., on Saturday night.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 20:07:57 -0700Demetrious Johnson, Robert Whittaker, Tim Elliott and Louis Smolka are all $50,000 richer after their performances at UFC on Fox 24 in Kansas City, Mo., on Saturday night.