Brock Lesnar the UFC fighter faces some stiff penalties for testing positive for a banned substance on two drug tests. Lesnar tested positive to a banned substance in a June 28 out-of-competition drug test and then again on UFC 200 fight night on July 9. When it comes to his UFC career, those positive
Kevin Ferguson Jr., Kimbo Slice’s son, is shown on the right. Although Kimbo Slice is no longer with us, his spirit will live on in the cage as Bellator recently announced the signing of Kevin “Baby Slice” Ferguson Jr. Bellator already set a date for the debut of the 24-year-old son of the late Kimbo
Heavyweight Mark Hunt had some choice words for his most recent opponent, Brock Lesnar, and his current employer, the UFC, on Monday. Lesnar defeated Hunt at UFC 200, but was found to have tested positive on a June 28 out-of-competition drug test and his UFC 200 fight night drug test conducted on July
Kimbo Slice (real name Kevin Ferguson) was an enigma in the combat sports world, rising from internet fame for his backyard brawl videos on YouTube to fighting at the highest levels of mixed martial arts, including stints in the UFC and Bellator. Now, his eldest son, Kevin Ferguson, Jr. (aka Baby Slice
Chael Sonnen’s last fight was at UFC 167 on Nov. 16, 2013. The last time we saw Chael Sonnen compete in the Octagon, it was November of 2013 and Rashad Evans dominated him en route to a first-round TKO at UFC 167. Since then, the self-proclaimed “bad guy” has been on the bench after being suspended
The UFC opted not to fine Brock Lesnar for his positive drug tests before and after his fight with mark hunt. Brock Lesnar and Jon Jones sure do have a lot in common lately. Both were booked for UFC 200.
Win or lose, when Dan Henderson fights Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight championship, it will likely be the last time that we see him in the Octagon. “That is my plan, win or lose, I'm ready mentally to retire,” said Henderson. Although the fight with Bisping isn't a done deal yet,
A whole lot has happened in the past couple of weeks since Brock Lesnar made his triumphant return to the UFC, defeating Mark Hunt by decision in three rounds. Since UFC 200 on July 9, the USADA announced that Lesnar has failed both an out-of-competition test and an in-competition test and could face
MMA is weird. Of all the strange matchups and twisting storylines in MMA history, Dan Henderson and Michael Bisping is one we thought was definitely over. Bisping’s constant smack talk to Dan Henderson and his losing team on season 9 of The Ultimate Fighter was met with a brutal punctuation at UFC
It’s a fight that has been whispered about for some time now and may finally come to fruition in Bellator, as Fedor Emelianenko and Tito Ortiz may be locking horns in the near future. The news comes from VK, and has been translated from Russian below, and states someone “close to the leadership of (
In an eight-month span, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm’s career has taken a nose-dive since dethroning Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 in November. On Saturday, Holm faced Valentina Shevchenko in the UFC on Fox 20 main event at the United Center in Chicago.
With the UFC’s adoption of USADA testing in the summer of 2015, the fight league now boasts some of the toughest drug testing in sports. There’s been a number of drug failures and suspensions in the UFC since USADA took over, most notably Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar failing tests leading up to UFC 200
Valentina Shevchenko elevated herself to contender status and sent former champ Holly Holm back to the drawing board with a unanimous-decision victory in the UFC on FOX 20 main event on Saturday night at the United Center in Chicago. Holm and Shevchenko both entered the bout looking to get back on track
Heading into the fight, Melendez said that he had something to prove after losing back-to-back fights for the first time in his 14-year mixed martial arts career. Barbara's speed, footwork and kicks proved too much for Melendez. Barboza delivered leg kick after leg kick while defending off Melendez
This was the promotion's fifth UFC on FOX event in the Windy City. Headlined by a bantamweight battle between Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko, the fight card drew 10,287 fans to the United Center, producing a gate of $1 million, according to Dave Sholler, UFC Vice President of Public Relations
The Ultimate Fighting Championship made its annual trek to Chicago on Saturday for UFC on FOX 20: Holm vs. Shevchenko.
Shevchenko lost a three-round unanimous decision to Nunes at UFC 196 on March 5, the same night that Holly Holm lost the bantamweight belt to Miesha Tate in the UFC 196 main event. Nunes went on to defeat Tate at UFC 200 on July 9 to capture the title. With a dominant five-round decision win over Holm
The UFC came back to Chicago for their yearly visit, and the action was intense (despite the Second City getting a second-rate card). We saw Edson Barboza get ever-closer to a lightweight title shot, and Holly Holm got pushed further down the women’s bantamweight ladder in a disappointing loss to Valentina
Bellator is live and back in the U.S. with a fun card. The prelims don’t have much in star power, but there’s probably going to be a few interesting fights, starting at 6:45 p.m. ET online at both the Bellator and Spike websites. Daniel Weichel and Emmanuel Sanchez will clash in featherweight action
Justine Kish has been forced out of her UFC Fight Night 92 main card bout with Maryna Maroz due to a spiral fracture in her finger. The card is headlined by a featherweight bout between Yair Rodriguez and Alex Caceres.
Interim UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was recently flagged for a potential UFC Anti-Doping Policy violation. On Friday, his brother, NFL star Arthur Jones, was suspended for violating that league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport. The
UFC welterweight George Sullivan was supposed to fight Hector Urbina in the early prelims on Saturday, but that was before he was unexpectedly pulled from the fight card for a potential conflict with the promotion's anti-doping policy. In announcing Sullivan's removal, a UFC statement read,
The UFC on FOX 20 early weigh-ins took place Friday morning in Chicago, where all the fighters left on the card made weight.
UFC fighter George Sullivan has been pulled from Saturday's UFC on FOX 20 fight card due to a potential compliance issue with the UFC Anti-Doping Policy. Sullivan was scheduled to fight Hector Urbina on the UFC Fight Pass early prelims. UFC officials on Thursday announced his removal from the card
The only way that Cris “Cyborg” Justino has been able to fight in the Octagon thus far is to take a bout outside of her usual weight class. Now, the Invicta FC featherweight champion is calling on the UFC to institute her division of 145 pounds. Currently, the UFC has two weight classes for women,