Whenever you think of the dynamic duo of UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman and coach Ray Longo the first thing that comes to mind are kids birthday parties, right?
Well apparently the top fighter in the world at 185-pounds and his head coach are looking to throw your kid his or her next birthday party at their gym in New York City.
From the "stranger than fiction" files, Weidman...
It's hard enough pinning down five memorable moments from one UFC card. This week, we'll try to do it with two.
Ovince Saint Preux came away with a stunning 34-second knockout of legend Mauricio "Shogun" Rua. Luke Rockhold pulled off a comprehensive victory over Michael Bisping. And there were many more things worth talking about, too.
We'll try to pare down the best below.
Rematches are always tricky business when it comes to fighting.
An epic war the first time around certainly doesn't guarantee anything in a second fight just ask Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar about that. A one-sided knockout doesn't necessarily guarantee the second fight will go the same way -- ask Matt Serra and Georges St-Pierre about that. And sometimes things get even...
Ultimate Fighter 19 winner Corey Anderson has booked his first post-TUF gig when he returns to action at UFC 181 in December to face Gian Villante on the upcoming card in Las Vegas.
UFC officials announced the new fight booking on Tuesday.
Anderson (4-0) was considered one of the top prospects on the last season of The Ultimate Fighter after being recruited to MMA by his college...
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For the first time since pulling off a Matt Serra-like upset win over Renan Barao to capture the 135-pound crown in May, current bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will defend his belt in a rematch with the Brazilian set for the main event of UFC 177, and after their first meeting, it’s no surprise that their upcoming headliner has become one of the most highly-anticipated fights...
At UFC 175, Chris Weidman solidified his spot as the UFC middleweight champion, and status as one of the promotions next big stars with his win over Lyoto Machida. In his short career he had become one of the more complete mixed martial artists in the UFC today. In this fight with Machida he was forced to use all elements of the sport.
This was the type of fight that revealed the...
Hot on the heels of Melvin Guillard, another UFC veteran Ivan Menjivar has been shown the exit door by the promotion.
Menjivar had just suffered his third defeat in a row, a unanimous decision loss to Hatsu Hioki at the start of the month, so it’s likely he was already braced for the possibility of bad news.
It’s hard to believe that Menjivar is only 31 years-old as he seems...
The always entertaining Matt Serra was the special guest on the latest edition of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast and you can watch the full three hour video below.
Check out this must see behind the scenes look at the UFC’s 2013 finale in Las Vegas ahead of tonight’s 2014 PPV debut.
Here are some key moments from Dana’s latest vlog:
0:53 – Dana White and Matt Serra bs back stage. Always enjoyable.
2:22 – The final time we’ll see Chris Leben backstage preparing for a fight.
3:34 – Voelker informed that he will not be cut by the...