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Sep 10, 2015 9:09 pm

TUF 22 Premiere Brings In Best Ratings Since 2013

On Wednesday night’s premiere of season 22 of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ we got to see what a show with UFC interim featherweight Conor McGregor would look like. He’s captivated the MMA audience with his trash talk and his fighting style and it appears all that transformed into huge ratings. McGregor and Urijah Faber’s back and...

Sep 10, 2015 6:20 am

WATCH! The Ultimate Fighter Ep. 1 Fight Highlights

  On Wednesday the new season of The Ultimate Fighter premiered on FOX Sports 1. Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor brought their banter for entertainment, but we also got to see some pretty exciting fights. Fighters duked it out to earn their place in the house. There were some KO’s, submissions and decisions. Check out...

Sep 9, 2015 8:58 pm

RECAP! The Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber Ep. 1

  The time has finally come. The new season of The Ultimate Fighter premiered tonight on Fox Sports 1 and boy did it start with a bang. Right at the start we got an interesting intro. It showed a bunch of the American fighters talking about how America is the best at MMA and European...

Sep 6, 2015 6:42 am

Dana White Thinks Frank Mir Beat Andrei Arlovski At UFC 191

  A lot of people were expecting a war between former UFC heavyweight champions Andrei Arlovski and Frank Mir when they fought each other at UFC 191. Instead they went three rounds with a lot of clinching and not a lot of solid striking. Let’s be honest, our expectations were perhaps a bit high after...

Sep 5, 2015 3:04 pm

‘UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson’ Results

  Tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada UFC 191 goes down and will feature a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. After a highly competitive first fight, where Johnson was dropped several times, but ultimately picked up the decision win, the two flyweights will finally settle their score inside the octagon....

Sep 4, 2015 4:32 pm

‘UFC 191’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

Saturday night we get to see a highly anticipated rematch between UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. Dodson is credited with delivering the best performance against the champ in their first fight. He managed to drop DJ a few times, something none of his other challenger have been able to duplicate so far....

Sep 3, 2015 3:50 pm

Report: Max Holloway vs. Jeremy Stephens set for UFC 194

A key featherweight battle between surging contenders Max Holloway and Jeremy Stephens will take place at UFC 194. FOX Sports was first to report the news stating that both fighters, Holloway and Stephens, had verbally agreed to fight on December 12. Max “Blessed” Holloway (14-3 MMA) was most recently seen in action at last month’s...

Aug 30, 2015 6:56 am

Injured Gadelha almost lost her spot in fight with Jedrzejczyk at UFC 195

Claudia Gadelha has been itching for redemption since her sole loss to Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC on FOX in December 2014. The victory over Gadelha propelled Jedrzejczyk into a championship bout where she has since become one of the most popular champions the octagon has to offer. Gadelha was slated to be next in line...

Aug 28, 2015 5:17 pm

Report: Jim Alers vs. Cole Miller Planned For UFC on FOX 17

UFC on FOX 17 is shaping up to be an impressive card so far. Headlined by the much anticipated lightweight title fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Donald Cerrone, it appears another exciting scrap has been added. According to a report from FOX Sports, a featherweight fight between Cole Miller and Jim Alers will also...

Aug 26, 2015 6:03 pm

Ratings Report: Holloway vs. Oliveira Fails To Deliver On FOX Sports 1

The lack of star power, airing on Sunday and major competition seemed to all hinder UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon this past weekend, as it brought in the third-lowest number of viewers for a prime time UFC Fight Night event that aired on FS1 this year. The event did 796,000 viewers, with the average for prime...

Aug 26, 2015 4:10 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson’ Set With 11 Bouts

UFC Fight Night: 75 is set with its official lineup. The event is scheduled to take place on Sept. 26 from Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the night’s main event we’ll get to see two fan favorite heavyweights square off, when Roy Nelson takes on Josh Barnett. Due to the obvious time difference,...

Aug 23, 2015 11:03 am

Max Holloway was not drug tested going into “UFC Fight Night 74”

Earlier this year, UFC President Dana White took a vow to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts by increasing drug testing for the fighters of the octagon. Since then, several fighters have been busted for banned substances but there are still some occurrences that leave fans scratching their heads. UFC fighter Max Holloway...

Aug 23, 2015 1:00 am

“UFC Fight Night 74: Holloway vs. Oliveira” Full Results

UFC is set to invade Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada for the first time in company history tonight with “UFC Fight Night 74”! The card will take place on UFC Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1 and will feature a lightweight main-event bout between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. Erick Silva was originally scheduled to face Rick...

Aug 22, 2015 3:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ Weigh-In Results –– 1 Fighter Misses Weight

It’s one of those unusual weekends where he have a UFC event on a Sunday instead of the normal Saturday. So that means the official ‘UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon’ weigh-ins went down today. In tomorrow’s main event we’ll see two of the best featherweights go head to head when Max Holloway meets Charles Oliveira in...

Aug 22, 2015 9:23 am

Report: Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes Targeted For UFC 195

Are we looking at an all-women UFC event in January? It’s certainly shaping up that way. On Friday, a massive fight between bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm was announced for Jan. 2 at UFC 195, then a little later, it was also announced that Strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk was being tapped to take...

Aug 22, 2015 7:12 am

Holly Holm: ‘I Don’t Care Why The UFC Picked Me’

Does UFC bantamweight Holly Holm know why the UFC picked her to fight Ronda Rousey, instead of Miesha Tate? No, and she really doesn’t care. ‘The Preacher’s Daughter’ appeared on ‘America’s Pregame‘ and talked about the newly announced title fight. Perhaps the first question on everyones mind when Rousey announced she would be fighting Holm...

Aug 21, 2015 1:49 pm

Highlights From Today’s UFC Fight Night Saskatoon Open Workouts

This Sunday, August 23, fighters from around the world will square off on FOX Sports 1 as part of the “UFC Fight Night Saskatoon” event. Hawaii’s Max Holloway will try to earn another shot at Conor McGregor in the night’s main event against Charles Oliveira. Also on the card, a co-main event between Erick Silva...

Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Michael Bisping vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for UFC 193

A middleweight bout featuring Michael Bisping taking on Robert Whittaker is being targeted for Novemeber’s UFC 193 event in Australia. The bout was first reported by ESPN and has since been confirmed by FOX Sports. Michael Bisping (27-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action at July’s UFC Fight Night 72 event in Scotland, where...

Aug 17, 2015 3:00 pm

“Jacare” Souza vs. Yoel Romero set for UFC 194

UFC 194 is shaping up to be the card of the year as a potential title-eliminator bout has been added to the main card. For the second time in 2015, it looks like Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero have agreed to fight! Let’s just hope it actually happens this time. Las Vegas Review-Journal reported...

Aug 14, 2015 1:36 pm

UFC 191 Complete, Official 11-Bout Lineup Revealed

UFC 191 is good to go with an 11-fight lineup set for Sept. 5 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The main event will be a highly anticipated rematch between flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. A lot of people felt that their first fight was extremely close and Dodson very...

Aug 13, 2015 8:59 am

UFC’s Year-End Event To Take Place In Orlando

The final UFC card of the 2015 calendar year will take place in Florida, as officials announced that ‘UFC on FOX 17’ has been scheduled to take place on December 19 live from the Amway Center in Orlando. UFC officials announced the news on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight”, no fights have been announced for...

Aug 13, 2015 8:29 am

Liz Carmouche vs. Raquel Pennington set for UFC 191

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Liz Carmouche and Raquel Pennington is the latest addition to September’s UFC 191 event. The bout was announced on Wednesday’s edition of “UFC Tonight” on FOX Sports 1. Liz Carmouche (10-5 MMA) will return to action for the first time since April’s UFC Fight Night 63 event, where she...

Aug 8, 2015 2:59 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Results

UFC Fight Night: Nashville kicks off tonight at 6:30 PM ET on UFC Fight Pass. In the night’s main event we’ll see a light heavyweight scrap between Ovince Saint Preux and Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card will be an important lightweight battle between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. During the prelims flashy striker...

Aug 7, 2015 2:38 pm

‘UFC Fight Night 73’ Weigh-In Results––2 Fighters Miss Weight

Tomorrow night the UFC takes over Nashville with UFC Fight Night 73. In the main event we’ll see light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux take on Glover Teixeira. Also on the main card is a highly anticipated lightweight matchup between Michael Johnson and Beneil Dariush. Fan favorite Smile’n Sam Alvey will take on Derek Brunson as...

Aug 4, 2015 6:09 pm

UFC 190 Prelims Score Highest Ratings In FS 1 History?

It would seem that UFC 190’s Fox Sports 1 prelims did very, very well. According to a FOX Sports press release: Saturday night’s UFC preliminary bouts (8:00 PM – 10:00 PM ET) averaged 1,322,000 viewers, making it the third most-watched Pay-Per-View preliminary card in FOX Sports 1 history, and took the top spot in primetime...