UFC 209 - Woodley vs. Thompson statistical breakdown
Richard Mann of FightMetric breaks down Saturday's welterweight championship match between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson by looking at their offensive style breakdowns.
UFC president Dana White announces on SportsCenter that Georges St-Pierre's return fight will be against Michael Bisping for the middleweight title. Will take place in 2017 at a date TBD.
St-Pierre moving up in weight to fight Bisping.
UFC president Dana White explains the sequence of events that led to three-time champion Georges St-Pierre returning to the sport for a fight against middleweight champion Michael Bisping.
Georges St-Pierre is one of the best fighters of all time and deserves any opportunity he gets. The UFC's decision to book this fight between he and Michael Bisping, however, is an obvious declaration that "entertainment" trumps "sport" at the moment. St-Pierre is not the No. 1 contender at 185 pounds, not was Dan Henderson back in October, the last time Bisping defended his title.
Nurmagomedov's coach believes McGregor will fight Mayweather
Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson meet Saturday for the interim UFC lightweight belt, but Nurmagomedov's coach isn't so sure the winner will get to face official titleholder Conor McGregor.
Will Nurmagomedov's record remain unblemished at UFC 209?
EA Sports predicts the winner of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson's showdown for the interim lightweight title at UFC 209.
White has message for Woodley.
Dana White responds to Tyron Woodley's criticism that he's the worst-treated champion in UFC history.
Woodley doesn't expect GSP to come calling
UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley isn't willing to look past Saturday's rematch with Stephen Thompson. He's also not shy in sharing his belief that Georges St-Pierre wants no part of him.
Who are the best strikers at UFC 209?
Reed Kuhn breaks down the numbers to identify the best strikers in Saturday's UFC 209 card headlined by the Tyron Woodley-Stephen Thompson welterweight title rematch.
Woodley says he's worst-treated champion in history of UFC.
UFC champion Tyron Woodley says Stephen Thompson is just a stepping stone as he looks to cement his status as the greatest welterweight to grace the Octagon.
Maia, Masvidal booked for UFC 211 in Dallas
UFC officials confirmed the welterweight fight between Demian Maia and Jorge Masvidal to ESPN.com on Tuesday for UFC 211 on May 13, following an initial report by MMAJunkie.com.
UFC has confirmed a welterweight fight between Demian Maia (24-6) and Jorge Masvidal (32-11) for UFC 211 on May 13 in Dallas. Maia riding a six-fight win streak, hoping to cement 170-pound title shot.
Could McGregor beat Mayweather?
Boxing icon Oscar de la Hoya believes MMA star Conor McGregor would be outclassed if he went into the ring with Floyd Mayweather.
Mayweather-McGregor 'an embarrassment' - De La Hoya
Oscar De La Hoya says Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. would be a "no-contest" and the UFC fighter should start at the bottom of boxing.
Who should Georges St-Pierre face in his return fight?
With Georges St-Pierre set to return to UFC in 2017, should he face Michael Bisping, Conor McGregor, Anderson Silva or someone else? Brett Okamoto breaks down the best and most sensible options.
Gadelha-Kowalkiewicz to square off at UFC 212
Strawweight contenders Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz will square off at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro.
McGeary takes care of McDermott.
Former Bellator light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary rebounded from defeat by stopping late replacement Brett McDermott at Bellator 173 on Friday in Northern Ireland.
How every UFC fight ended in 2016
How many UFC fights over the past year finished in a knockout? How many went the distance? We break down every result of 2016.
Mayweather calls McGregor 'a hell of a fighter'
Floyd Mayweather explains why he thinks a fight between him and Conor McGregor could be competitive.
Straus will return against Freire at Bellator 178
Bellator MMA featherweight champion Daniel Straus will return to action against Patricio Freire at Bellator 178 on April 21.
Maynard: Hall fight was 'complete waste of time'
At 37, Gray Maynard knows that time is no longer on his side. The UFC veteran enters 2017 focused on securing a featherweight title shot despite "annoying" setback against Ryan Hall.
Jedrzejczyk-Andrade slated for May 13 in Dallas
Joanna Jedrzejczyk will defend her 115-pound title for the fifth time when she takes on Jessica Andrade on May 13 in Dallas.
UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (13-0) has announced her next title defense is official. She will face Jessica Andrade (16-5) at UFC 211 on May 13 in Dallas.
Rankings: Lewis making noise at heavyweight
Derrick Lewis turned plenty of heads with his sixth straight victory on Sunday, helping him make his debut in the top 10 of the ESPN.com heavyweight rankings.
Podcast: Five Rounds
Brett Okamoto and The Brian Campbell cover the latest UFC headlines and give some bold predictions. Plus, some interesting Tony Ferguson audio and an interview with Todd Grisham.
Lewis stops Browne in Round 2
Heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis survived a tough first round to demolish Travis Browne in Round 2 for a KO victory at UFC Fight Night in Halifax, Canada.
Ferguson wants interim lightweight title.
With current 155-pound champion Conor McGregor taking the first half of 2017 off, Tony Ferguson has a chance to win his first UFC belt against favorite Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 209
Rousey lands guest spot on 'Blindspot'
Not much has been seen of MMA star Ronda Rousey since her defeat at UFC 207, but that's about to change, at least a little bit.
Ludwig: Something was off with Cruz in title loss
Despite Dominick Cruz claiming he was 100 percent in his loss to Cody Garbrandt at UFC 207, former fighter Duane Ludwig, the coach of former champion TJ Dillashaw, strongly disagrees.
McGeary working on his fundamentals.
Bellator commentator Jimmy Smith explains why Liam McGeary is so fun to watch and how he's going to bounce back from his loss to Phil Davis.
Mayweather-McGregor odds are like ...
Think Conor McGregor can beat Floyd Mayweather? What about the Bears to win the NFC North this past season? Or the Pistons to beat the Cavs in the playoffs last year? Here are comparable odds.
James Krause looking for 'TUF' redemption
UFC fighter James Krause is looking for experience and potentially a payout in his second time around on "The Ultimate Fighter" reality show.
Lewis knocks out Browne for sixth consecutive win.
Derrick Lewis drops Travis Browne with a wild punch and finishes the heavyweight bout off with several powerful ground-and-pound strikes en route to a second-round victory.
Hendricks beats Lombard by decision.
In his middleweight debut, former UFC 170-pound champion Johny Hendricks snaps a three-fight skid with an unanimous decision victory against Hector Lombard.
Spinning head kick leads to victory.
UFC middleweight Thiago Santos lands a spinning head kick to Jack Marshman, sending him to the canvas before finishing him off with ground-and-pound for the win.
Page will face Anderson at Bellator 179
Undefeated Bellator MMA welterweight Michael Page will face Derek Anderson at Bellator 179 on May 19.
Former UFC bantamweight title challenger and U.S. Olympic wrestler Sara McMann (11-3) steamrolled UFC newcomer Gina Mazany (4-1), submitting her in the first round of their fight in Halifax, Nova Scotia. McMann called for a title shot afterwards. She has suffered three losses in the UFC, all of which have come to women who have held the UFC title in Ronda Rousey, Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes.
The impact of Fedor's sweater.
Folks around the Bellator world share the impact of Fedor Emelianenko's sweater and how the garment came to fruition.
Fedor is back: Make of it what you will
History has proven that the bodies of legendary fighters wear down long before the value of their names, which makes it hard to hold confidence in Fedor Emelianenko entering Saturday's return.
Mayweather opens as 25-1 favorite vs. McGregor
While no fight between Floyd Mayweather and UFC star Conor McGregor is set, the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook just provided opening odds. Mayweather is a 25-1 favorite.
De Randamie unafraid of Cyborg, wants Holm rematch
Newly crowned women's featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie says a rematch with Holly Holm should happen before she potentially targets Cris "Cyborg" Justino.
Atlas suggests McGregor may not follow rules in Mayweather fight.
Teddy Atlas speculates how Conor McGregor may act in a potential fight with Floyd Mayweather.
Is McGregor-Mayweather happening?
Brett Okamoto and The Brian Campbell update the latest on whether a Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather boxing match will happen. Plus, bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw and coach Duane Ludwig join the show.
MacDonald sped up recovery for Bellator debut
Initially sidelined until well into 2017 with a badly broken nose, Rory MacDonald moved up his return in order to take the biggest fight possible -- a Bellator debut against Paul Daley.
James Johnson: McGregor-Mayweather fight
Heat F James Johnson talks about his favorite fighters, who would win in a fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. and how many free throws Stugotz could make out of 100.
Ex-champ Lesnar tells UFC he's done fighting
Currently suspended from MMA competition, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar, 39, says he has retired from professional fighting.
Women's P4P rankings: Holm, Rousey slip away
Fresh off her title defeat at UFC 208, Holly Holm joined fellow former champion Ronda Rousey in exiting the ESPN.com pound-for-pound rankings this week, signaling a changing of the guard.
Holly Holm seeking to appeal UFC 208 defeat
Representatives for Holly Holm have filed a request for the New York State Athletic Commission to review the performance of referee Todd Anderson in last weekend's UFC 208 main event.
Aldo: McGregor would fail at boxing.
Jose Aldo insists that Conor McGregor cannot learn the art of boxing fast enough to challenge a trained professional.
Vote: Will Mayweather-McGregor happen?
Even though Floyd Mayweather told fans on Tuesday that he is "happily retired," speculation about a fight between him and Conor McGregor is building. What do you think? Vote now!
Justino: 'I know they made this division for me'
Cris "Cyborg" Justino was in attendance on Saturday at UFC 208 and shared her thoughts on her future, Germaine de Randamie's victory and what's next for the women's featherweight division.
De Randamie beats Holm for featherweight belt
Germaine de Randamie bested Holly Holm via unanimous decision at UFC 208 on Saturday at Brooklyn's Barclays Center to become the first female featherweight champion.
Check out MMA writer Brett Okamoto's rankings within each division.
What would the perfect female MMA fighter look like? Our experts voted on fighters who best represent top attributes to craft their own version.
What would the perfect male MMA fighter look like? Our experts voted on fighters who best represent top attributes to craft their own version.
All the UFC champions in each weight division, male and female.
Brett Okamoto and The Brian Campbell discuss the latest news ahead of UFC 208. Plus, UFC President Dana White stops by to share his thoughts on Cyborg's future, his relationship with Conor McGregor and more.