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Tyron Woodley makes statement at UFC Vegas 11 presser by answering every question with Black Lives Matter

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley put Black Lives Matter center stage ahead of his main event fight against Colby Covington at UFC Vegas 11.

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Colby Covington believes Tyron Woodley asked to avoid face off with him at UFC Vegas 11 press conference

Colby Covington responds to an impromptu change in his planned press conference with Tyron Woodley and the expectations he has for their fight on Saturday night.

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UFC Vegas 11 staredowns

Watch UFC Vegas 11 fighters square off before UFC Vegas 11 on Saturday in Las Vegas.

Michael Chandler signs with UFC, set to serve as backup for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje at UFC 254

Three-time Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler has signed with the UFC, according to Dana White.

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Invicta FC 42 results: Alesha Zappitella submits Ashley Cummins to become atomweight champion

There is a brand new Invicta FC atomweight champion and her name is Alesha Zappitella.

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Dana White: UFC ‘working on some fun stuff for Conor McGregor at the beginning of next year’

Conor McGregor’s retirement may not go on that much longer with the former two-division champion engaged with talks on the UFC on a potential return.

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Morning Report: Kevin Lee thinks Michael Chandler may not fare so well in the UFC: ‘He’s just way too small’

Kevin Lee is skeptical of Michael Chandler’s future in the UFC.

UFC Vegas 11 weigh-in video

Watch UFC Vegas 11 weigh-in video to see all the UFC Vegas 11 fighters try to make weight on Friday.

Mackenzie Dern confident ahead of cut for UFC Vegas 11: ‘You don’t need to question my weight anymore’

Mackenzie Dern isn’t worried about her weight ahead of her upcoming fight with Randa Markos this Saturday.

Invicta FC 42 Results: Ashley Cummins vs. Alesha Zappitella

Get full fight results for Invicta FC 42 headlined by Ashley Cummins vs. Alesha Zappitella for a vacant atomweight title on Thursday in Kansas City, Kan.

Manager hopes UFC re-schedules Thiago Santos vs. Glover Teixeira as title eliminator bout

Brazilian light heavyweight Thiago Santos hasn’t fought since a close split decision loss to Jon Jones in 2019.

Daron Cruickshank to face Brazilian prospect Deivison Ribeiro in October

Daron Cruickshank is coming off a three straight losses under the RIZIN and Bellator banners.

Judge hedges, but ‘likely’ to certify UFC anti-trust case as class-action lawsuit

Fighters suing the UFC for anti-competitive practices got an encouraging sign from a federal judge, but a final decision has yet to arrive.

UFC 253 confirmed for return to Fight Island along with four more events; UFC 254 gets early start time

The UFC has confirmed a return to Fight Island starting with the upcoming pay-per-view card featuring Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa in the main event.

UFC Vegas 10 winner Kevin Croom explains going from $64 in his bank account to ‘more money than I made last year’

A 13-year roller coaster ride for Kevin Croom led to one of the most memorable moments of 2020.

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Damon Jackson expected to face Mirsad Bektic on short notice at UFC Vegas 11

Damon Jackson is expected to make his return to the octagon this weekend for a short-notice fight against Mirsad Bektic at UFC Vegas 11.

Khamzat Chimaev, ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone down to fight if both win at UFC Vegas 11

Khamzat Chimaev already has one fight lined up after UFC Vegas 11, but he’s definitely down to scrap Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone in the future.

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson officially returns to USADA testing pool, UFC return still 6 months away

Anthony "Rumble" Johnson has officially re-entered the UFC’s anti-doping program, which means he needs to undergo six months of clean tests to clear his way to fight again.

Mariya Agapova to undergo knee surgery after UFC on ESPN 15 loss to Shana Dobson

Mariya Agapova will have to go under the knife to fix an ACL tear she sustained during her defeat to Shana Dobson.

Mateusz Gamrot conquered two divisions in KSW, now he’s ready to conquer the world

KSW two-division champion Mateusz Gamrot feels like he’s ready for bigger challenges now with his sights set on conquering the best lightweights the world can offer him.

Bellator announces full card for Sept. 26 Milan event

Bellator has a complete lineup for its first of three upcoming shows in Milan, Italy.

Video: What the Heck, Episode 25: Mike Rodriguez, Kevin Croom, Kevin Holland and Brandon Royval

This week on MMA Fighting’s What the Heck, Mike Heck speaks with Mike Rodriguez, Kevin Croom, Kevin Holland and Brandon Royval.

Facing five-fight skid, Donald Cerrone declares ‘I’m going to leave when I’m done – I don’t ever want walking papers’

Perennial fan favorite Donald Cerrone will end his fighting career when he’s ready, and not when his promoters tells him it’s over.

Morning Report: Ben Askren isn’t sure about Khamzat Chimaev just yet

Ben Askren wants to see how Chimaev does against Gerald Meerschaert before joining the hype train.

With Marion Reneau out, Sijara Eubanks makes quick turnaround against Ketlen Vieira at UFC 253

Sijara Eubanks is getting right back to work following one of the most impressive performances of her career this past Saturday.

Khamzat Chimaev, Gerald Meerschaert detail pre-fight verbal altercation ahead of UFC Vegas 11

Prior to their fight on Saturday night, Khamzat Chimaev and Gerald Meerschaert ran into each other in the host hotel and exchanged a few words.

Bellator finishes Paramount Network-Spike TV era with average ratings for 2020

Bellator’s time on Paramount Network came to a close with two cards that ultimately earned ratings on average with every other event in 2020

UFC Vegas 11 media day stream

At UFC Vegas 11 media day, some of the event’s biggest stars will talk to the media Thursday evening.

Jan Blachowicz’s pre-fight ritual includes touching rope from hanged man he found in forest

In the pantheon of pre-fight rituals, Jan Blachowicz’s is truly a new one.

Johnny Walker had to postpone return to UFC Vegas 11 after COVID-19 positive test

Johnny Walker faces Ryan Spann in the main card portion of UFC Vegas 11 on Saturday night.

Dana White worried when Daniel Cormier positive for COVID-19, but was assured by doctors before UFC 252

The A-Side live chat with Angela Hill

UFC strawweight Angela Hill joins Esther Lin and Alex Savas to break down some of the top stories in MMA.

Mackenzie Dern recounts story of husband getting into fight with ex-coach

Mackenzie Dern’s surfer husband ended up getting into a scrap with a former coach at Black House recently.

Khadis Ibragimov vs. Danilo Marques added to UFC 253

Danilo Marques cornered Shogun Rua in his recent win over Rogerio Nogueira in Abu Dhabi.

Felice Herrig headed back for another knee surgery after problems persisted following first procedure

Felice Herrig will fly to California in October to go under the knife again after her surgically repaired knee never actually had all of the problems solved following a torn ACL in 2019.

Dana White: Dustin Poirier ‘didn’t want to fight,’ Tony Ferguson already offered new opponent

UFC President Dana White said ultimately Dustin Poirier just didn’t want to fight Tony Ferguson at UFC 254 and the promotion has moved on by booking a different opponent.

Morning Report: Daniel Cormier reveals he had COVID-19 during training camp for UFC 252

Before the final fight of his career, Daniel Cormier contracted the coronavirus during his training camp.

DWCS Season 4: Week 7 results: Jordan Williams closes event with impressive TKO

Three fighters earned contracts on Tuesday night at DWCS.