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Ariel Helwani’s The MMA Hour returns with another stacked episode featuring Aljamain Sterling, Anthony Smith, Cris Cyborg, Juliana Miller and Sam Alvey.

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Dana White explains passing on Hulu deal out of respect for Mike Tyson: ‘I killed the deal’

Dana White explains what happened to have him pass on a promotional deal with Hulu for upcoming Mike Tyson miniseries.

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Sam Alvey angles for Jake Paul fight after UFC release, reveals past sparring run-in: ‘He was a douche’

Sam Alvey’s time in the UFC may have come to an end, but that doesn’t mean the 36-year-old is hanging up his gloves for good.

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Uriah Hall ‘stepping away’ from MMA following UFC 276 loss to Andre Muniz

A one-time TUF finalist that holds wins over some of the best middleweights in the history of the sport has retired.

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Cris Cyborg will face Simone Silva in professional boxing debut next month

Bellator featherweight champion Cris Cyborg will finally make her long awaited crossover to boxing with a match scheduled in September in Brazil.

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Dana White said Bo Nickal ‘looked f***ing incredible,’ but wants to ‘test him’ again on DWCS

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Comedian Rafinha Bastos reveals how Fabricio Werdum helped land career-changing interview with Joe Rogan

Brazilian comedian and longtime MMA fan Rafinha Bastos is investing on his stand-up comedy career in the U.S.

‘Toughest man I know’: Pros react to pioneer ‘Judo’ Gene LeBell’s death

Pros react to the passing of ‘Judo’ Gene LeBell.

Morning Report: Islam Makhachev ‘very upset,’ labels Charles Oliveira’s Conor McGregor callout ‘embarrassing’

Islam Makhachev can’t wait to get his hands on Charles Oliveira when the UFC returns to Fight Island.

Michael Bisping: Bo Nickal ‘chasing the money,’ advises him to ‘slow your roll’

Former UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping urged Bo Nickal pursue his octagon career with caution.

DWCS Season 6, Week 3 results: Bo Nickal smokes opponent, not yet awarded contract

Three-time NCAA wrestling champ Bo Nickal will compete again on DWCS despite earning a 62-second submission win.

‘The FUTURE’: Fighters react to Bo Nickal’s impressive DWCS win

Fighters had a lot to say about Bo Nickal’s debut on Tuesday at DWCS Season 6, Week 3.

DWCS Season 6: Week 3 Results

Get DWCS Season 6: Week 3 Results for Tuesday’s event in Las Vegas.

The Korean Zombie shares video of flooding in gym amid Seoul downpours

The Korean Zombie’s gym suffered flooding during the massive deluge Seoul has faced.

Texas judge responds to Joe Rogan, UFC 277 commentary team with explainer on score for Don’Tale Mayes

A Texas judge released a "clap back" video after Joe Rogan, Jon Anik and Daniel Cormier criticized his score at UFC 277.

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Aaron Pico vs. Jeremy Kennedy, Juan Archuleta vs. Enrique Barzola added to Bellator 286

Aaron Pico and Jeremy Kennedy are set to face each other at Bellator 286 in Long Beach, CA.

UFC 280 poster released featuring Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev, more

Check out the official fight poster for UFC 280 on Oct. 22, which features Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev, Aljamain Sterling vs. T.J. Dillashaw, and Petr Yan vs. Sean O’Malley.

UFC 277 press conference staredowns: Derrick Lewis tries to punk Pavlovich, actually gets Dana White

Derrick Lewis tried to punk his opponent Sergei Pavlovich after the UFC 277 pre-fight press conference — but ended up getting Dana White instead.

Viral knockout sensation Clayton Carpenter considers himself built to make an impression on The Contender Series

Clayton Carpenter never goes out expecting to create a highlight reel moment but he also considers himself the perfect candidate to give Dana White a moment he’ll never forget on The Contender Series.

UFC contender Taila Santos accused of not paying coaches, manager; Santos responds

Taila Santos could be dealing with multiple lawsuits over alleged payment issues with her recent fights.

Tony Ferguson working at Jackson Wink MMA camp as he continues search for new team

Tony Ferguson promised he was going to switch things up after his knockout loss to Michael Chandler and his latest move has landed him in New Mexico to work with the famed team at Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA.

FvW: Michael Chandler on Dustin Poirier fight; Kayla Harrison on PFL pay and level of competition  

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler and two-time PFL champion Kayla Harrison join the latest episode of The Fighter vs. The Writer.

Rose Namajunas not ruling out move up to 125 pounds next, potential Valentina Shevchenko fight

Rose Namjunas gives an update on her career for the first time since her UFC title loss to Carla Esparza.

Morning Report: Free agent Cris Cyborg finalizing contract for boxing debut, has had no talks with PFL

Cris Cyborg looks to be departing the cage for the ring in her next venture.

UFC 278 main card: Kamaru Usman defends against Leon Edwards in headliner, Paulo Costa vs. Luke Rockhold set as co-main

Kamaru Usman rematches Leon Edwards in the UFC 278 welterweight championship main event on Aug. 20 in Salt Lake City.

Police officer accused in shooting death of BJJ legend Leandro Lo turns himself in

Police officer Henrique Otávio Oliveira Velozo is accused of murdering eight-time jiu-jitsu world champion Leandro Lo.

Marlon Vera: ‘Fat’ Petr Yan was too busy eating pizza to fight me

The UFC bantamweight explained the circumstances around his cancelled matchup with ex-champ Petr Yan.

Dominick Cruz explains why he reps himself in most UFC fight negotiations: ‘What is the manager actually doing?’

Dominick Cruz has cut out the intermediary in his conversations with UFC matchmakers.

Jamahal Hill pushes for immediate title shot against Jiri Prochazka: ‘He jumped [the line] and got the belt … why not jump me?’

Jamahal Hill hasn’t seen any signed contracts for Jiri Prochazka’s next fight just yet, so he’s pushing for an immediate title shot next.

Watch The MMA Hour with Cruz, Vera, Hill, McKinney, and Neal now

Ariel Helwani’s The MMA Hour returns with another stacked episode featuring Dominick Cruz, Marlon Vera, Jamahal Hill, Terrance McKinney, and Geoff Neal.

Christos Giagos announces withdrawal from UFC Paris due to freak hand injury

Christos Giagos is out of this fight against Benoit Saint Denis on Sept. 3 after suffering a hand injury at home.

Taila Santos opts against surgery after UFC 275 loss to Valentina Shevchenko

Taila Santos fractured her orbital bone after clashing heads with UFC champion Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 275.

Cody Garbrandt vs. Rani Yahya re-booked for Oct. 1 UFC event

A bantamweight bout between former UFC champion Cody Garbrandt and Rani Yahya has been rescheduled for Oct. 1.

Geoff Neal credits overcoming ‘fear of dying’ for big UFC Vegas 59 win, hopes Gilbert Burns is next

Welterweight Geoff Neal touted his confidence in his health for a spectacular knockout win at UFC Vegas 59.

On To the Next One: Matches to make after UFC Vegas 59

Future matchups are made for Jamahal Hill, Geoff Neal, Terrance McKinney, the TUF 30 champions, and more following UFC Vegas 59.

Morning Report: Cesar Gracie says Nick Diaz ‘had to pretty much take’ fight with Robbie Lawler at UFC 266

Nick Diaz’s coach Cesar Gracie says Diaz was injured ahead of UFC 266, blames return on the circumstances.

Dominick Reyes provides career update following long layoff: ‘I had to figure my own s*** out’

Dominick Reyes is planning to return to the UFC competition by the end of 2022.

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