| Jan 28, 2015
| 9:28 PM
Anderson Silva has been gone from mixed martial arts for 13 months. Nick Diaz has been gone for almost two years.
But their fight on Saturday at UFC 183 has more buzz than all but the biggest main events. The curiosity factor is there for both fighters,...
| Jan 29, 2015
Former contender and South Florida transplant Thiago Alves, 31, will take on Jordan Mein, one of the brightest young prospects in the welterweight division, as part of UFC 183.
The pair will tangle on the undercard of a main event featuring welterweights...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:42 AM
Times' MMA ranking for January.
1. Cain Velasquez
2. Fabricio Werdum
3. Junior Dos Santos
4. Travis Browne
5. Stipe Miocic
6. Josh Barnett
7. Mark Hunt
8. Antonio Silva
9. Ben Rothwell
10. Alistair Overeem
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:43 AM
Orlando’s Ben Saunders didn’t get a whole lot of Octagon time during his most recent fight against Joe Riggs. He’ll have another chance to fight March 21, when he takes on Erick Silva at UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro. The...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 10:53 PM
By the time he enters the Octagon on Saturday, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson will have gone three years and 10 days without losing a fight – a stint spanning eight fights and four promotions.
And yet, some people think they know the...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:12 PM
A positive cocaine test result didn’t stop Jon Jones from fighting, and neither will a fuller review of the case by the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
On Saturday, the UFC announced it fined light-heavyweight champion Jones $25,000 for testing...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 12:31 PM
The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced Wednesday it is moving a scheduled Staples Center heavyweight fight between former champion Frank Mir and former title contender Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva to a Feb. 22 main event in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
| Jan 17, 2015
| 3:54 PM
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been fined $25,000 by the mixed martial arts promotion for violating its code of conduct by failing a drug test.
The UFC announced the fine Saturday.
Jones tested positive for the main metabolite of cocaine...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:31 PM
Alexander Gustafsson doesn’t like the appearance that Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones is possibly getting a free pass for a positive cocaine test.
“It’s really bad for the sport, bad for the...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:52 PM
Undefeated Ultimate Fighting Championship men’s bantamweight Aljamain Sterling is seen by many pundits as a rising prospect inside the 135-pound ranks.
And Manny Gamburyan will be looking to derail Sterling from the fast track when the two...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:18 PM
Jon Jones is expected to retain the Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight belt he successfully defended Saturday, less than a month after submitting a positive test for cocaine.
However, Bob Bennett, the executive director of the Nevada State...