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Video: UFC 229 Khabib vs. McGregor New York press conference reaction

With the first UFC 229 press conference in the books, MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi and Chuck Mindenhall look back at the lively event Thursday in New York.

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Conor McGregor calls his shot for ‘glass-jawed bum’ Khabib Nurmagomedov in chaotic presser

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov traded barbs at Thursday’s heated UFC 229 press conference.

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Khabib Nurmagomedov on Conor McGregor: ‘He thinks whiskey is going to help him?’ 

Khabib Nurmagomedov wasn’t bowled over by Conor McGregor’s promotional push for his new whiskey venture.

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UFC Sao Paulo weigh-in video

Watch UFC Sao Paulo weigh-in video to watch the UFC Sao Paulo fighters try to make weight Friday morning.

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Khabib vs. McGregor UFC 229 press conference video

At the Khabib vs. McGregor UFC 229 press conference, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, and Dana White will answer questions from the media Thursday evening.

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Dana White says Conor McGregor is better at ‘mental warfare’ than Muhammad Ali

Dana White discusses the wild UFC 229 press conference between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor, the decision to not allow fans into the presser, Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz 3, UFC 230’s main event, Logan Paul, and much more.

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Renan Barao misses weight by more than five pounds for UFC Sao Paulo

Renan Barao has badly missed weight for his UFC Sao Paulo fight with Andre Ewell.

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Morning Report: Paulie Malignaggi blasts ‘piñata of combat sports’ Conor McGregor

McGregor’s former training partner likens "Notorious" to prize-filled punching bag.

UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor New York press conference photos

The UFC 229: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor press conference took place Thursday at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

Bubba Jenkins ready to fulfill ‘lifelong dream’ of capturing first MMA title at Brave CF 16

Bubba Jenkins competes for his first MMA title this Friday at Brave CF 16 in Abu Dhabi.

Conor McGregor gets new deal with UFC, includes Proper No. 12 whiskey on canvas

Blackzilians founder Glenn Robinson dead

Blackzilians founder Glenn Robinson died on Thursday.

Carlo Pedersoli Jr. hopes Brazilian fans of late grandfather will cheer for him at UFC Sao Paulo

Carlo Pedersoli Jr. discusses taking a fight with Alex Oliveira on short notice at UFC Sao Paulo.

Randa Markos says recent UFC loss showed she had 'weak mental game’

UFC Sao Paulo’s Randa Markos discusses dealing with her recent loss to Nina Ansaroff.

Missed Fists: ‘Kid’ Yamamoto Edition

On this special edition of Missed Fists, we look back on the best highlights from the career of Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto.

Eryk Anders still has ’15, 20 pounds’ left to cut for UFC Sao Paulo, but expects easy weight cut

Eryk Anders discusses his UFC Sao Paulo fight with Thiago Santos.

Bellator 205 weigh-in video, results

Watch Bellator 205 weigh-in video to see the competitors get ready for Bellator 205 action

Jon Jones is back for re-redemption, or Comeback III, or…anyway, USADA hooked him up

Jon Jones is cleared to fight again as of Oct. 28, just three days before Halloween, and a week before UFC 230. Coincidence? Providence? Luck? Convenience? The answer is (probably) yes.

Video: UFC Sao Paulo media day staredowns

At UFC Sao Paulo media day, the top fighters on the main card squared off Thursday afternoon.

Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor trending at 2.5 million buys

Dana White believes that UFC 229 will smash the promotion’s previous PPV record.

Dana White targets early 2019 for Jon Jones return

UFC president, Dana White, expects Jon Jones to return at the "beginning of next year".

Morning Report: John Kavanagh questions if Khabib Nurmagomedov will keep confidence against Conor McGregor if he loses a round

Conor McGregor’s coach questions the mental toughness of Khabib Nurmagomedov.

The Ultimate Fighter 28, Episode 4 results: Stoliarenko vs. Allen

In the fourth episode of TUF 28, Team Whittaker’s Julija Stoliarenko fights Team Gastelum’s Marciea Allen in a featherweight bout.

Jon Jones given 15-month suspension after arbitration in USADA case

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was suspended 15 months after arbitration in his USADA case and will be eligible to headline UFC 230 on Nov. 3 in New York.

Video: Jon Jones USADA suspension reaction

Jon Jones finally found out his punishment from USADA on Wednesday, and MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi and Shaun Al-Shatti broke down the big news.

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones verdict, possible third fight: ‘I’ve moved past that’

Daniel Cormier had plenty to say about Wednesday’s Jon Jones verdict.

Jon Jones announces ‘comeback season’ in first statement since USADA verdict

Jon Jones will be eligible to compete again on Oct. 28.

Pros react to Jon Jones’ 15-month USADA suspension

See how the pros reacted to Jon Jones getting a 15-month suspension from USADA.

Alex Oliveira UFC Sao Paulo open workout

At UFC Sao Paulo open workouts, Alex Oliveira trained muay thai and jiu-jitsu in front of the fans and media Wednesday afternoon.

VIDEO: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira UFC Sao Paulo open workout

At UFC Sao Paulo open workouts, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira trained boxing and jiu-jitsu in front of the fans and media Wednesday afternoon.

Oddsmakers open extensive list of prop bets for Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor press conference

If ever one needed an indication of how big UFC 229 could be, they’d need to look no further than the odds.

Greg Hardy returns next week at Xtreme Fight Night 352 on UFC Fight Pass

The former NFL Pro Bowler has won all five of his combined pro and amateur MMA bouts via first-round KO.

Mousasi believes UFC is ‘declining’ due to ‘bad cards’

Gegard Mousasi has no regrets about leaving the UFC.

Charles Oliveira UFC Sao Paulo open workouts

At UFC Sao Paulo open workouts, Charles Oliveira put on a show for fans and the media Wednesday afternoon.

Thiago Santos UFC Sao Paulo open workouts

At UFC Sao Paulo open workouts, Thiago Santos trained with his coaches and played soccer with his son Hiago in front of the fans and media Wednesday afternoon.

Taking UFC Sao Paulo main event slot on six days’ notice ‘not a big deal’ for Eryk Anders

Eryk Anders will headline his second show in Brazil in 2018 when he fights Thiago Santos on Saturday.

Melvin Manhoef vs. Chidi Njokuani to headline Bellator 210

Veteran Melvin Manhoef will fight Chidi Njokuani in a middleweight main event in Thackerville, Okla.

UFC Sao Paulo open workout video

Thiago Santos and three other fighters will work out for the fans and media Wednesday.