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MMA Pound-for-Pound Rankings, September Update: Kayla Harrison storms into the top 10

With August in the books and a star-studded September ahead, it’s time to look back at how the last four weeks affected the pound-for-pound landscape in MMA.

Introducing the MMA Fighting Rankings Show: Risers, fallers, and a looming MMAF civil war

Shaun Al-Shatti and Alexander K. Lee peel back the curtain of MMA Fighting’s Global Rankings to discuss the biggest risers and fallers of August and more. Then, the two are joined by Damon Martin and Jed Meshew to settle two debates raging internally among the team — and discuss the chaos caused by a certain rogue panelist.

Global MMA Rankings, September Update: Joanna Jedrzejczyk makes her exit, Ciryl Gane enters elite company

The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani: Week 2 highlights

With the return of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani, check out the top moments from the star-studded lineups from the shows Monday and Wednesday afternoon.

Cezar Ferreira loses via apparent hamstring injury at PFL 9, accused of taking a dive

The PFL 9 light heavyweight semifinals got off to an unfortunate start.

PFL 9 Results: Khaybulaev vs. Loughnane

Get PFL 9 results for the Khaybulaev vs. Loughnane fight card Friday night.

PFL 9 video: ‘Human Highlight Reel’ Brandon Jenkins opens card with flying knee knockout

PFL 9’s fight card started with a bang when Brandon Jenkins pulled off a highlight-reel knockout, true to his nickname.

PFL contender Marthin Hamlet calls it ‘dream’ to bring major MMA title home to Norway

Marthin Hamlet could become the first Norwegian fighter to win a major North American championship if he captures the PFL title.

Emiliano Sordi says ‘thank God I lost’ in Contender Series as he nears another $1 million PFL final

PFL 2019 champion Emiliano Sordi lost to Ryan Spann at Dana White’s Contender Series in 2018.

Cezar Ferreira shares special message from his daughter that led to pivotal PFL knockout

Cezar Ferreira fights Marthin Hamlet in the PFL Playoff light heavyweight semifinals on Friday in Hollywood, Fla.

Bubba Jenkins reacts to comedian’s viral video riff on post-fight ‘tongues’ speech

Bubba Jenkins’ unique post-fight speech went viral after his most recent win thanks to comedian Kev On Stage.

PFL 9 weigh-in video

Get PFL 9 weigh-in video to see PFL 9 fighters make weight Thursday.

PFL’s ‘Cara de Sapato’ expects to face fellow TUF Brazil winner Cezar Ferreira in championship final

Antonio Carlos Junior looks for a submission victory against 2019 PFL champ Emiliano Sordi at Friday’s PFL 9.

Watch The MMA Hour now with Tate, Cyborg, McKee, Holland and Loughnane

The MMA Hour returns with another stacked lineup! On today’s show: Miesha Tate, Cris Cyborg, A.J. McKee, Kevin Holland, and Brendan Loughnane.

Kayla Harrison opens as sizable underdog in potential fights against Amanda Nunes, Cris Cyborg

Kayla Harrison is just one win away from becoming one of the most sought-after free agents in the fight game — and already oddsmakers are starting to looking ahead.

Watch The MMA Hour with Woodley, Overeem, Steveson, Cannonier, Verhoeven and Lee now

The MMA Hour is back with a stacked lineup featuring Jared Cannonier, Gable Steveson, Alistair Overeem, Tyron Woodley and Kevin Lee.

Hot Tweets: UFC Vegas 34, Kelvin Gastelum at middleweight, and can Kayla Harrison beat Cris Cyborg?

PFL 8 results: Kayla Harrison dominates again, will meet Taylor Guardado in Season 3 finals

The second PFL playoffs event produced finalists in the women’s lightweight and heavyweight divisions.

PFL 8 video: Renan Ferreira starches Stuart Austin in 31 seconds

PFL heavyweight Renan Ferreira picked up his second straight win after a controversial no-contest against Fabricio Werdum.

Between the Links: Dustin Poirier vs. Nate Diaz, Gegard Mousasi, UFC Vegas 34, more

This week on Between the Links, topics include Dustin Poirier, Nate Diaz, Gegard Mousasi, and more.

Jamelle Jones turned down five fights before taking PFL call, now two wins away from championship

PFL heavyweight contender Jamelle Jones has experienced some career turbulence, but ultimately he ended up exactly where he wanted to be.

Kayla Harrison: Claressa Shields facing a ‘very tough task’ if she wants to juggle both boxing and MMA

Kayla Harrison has immense respect for Claressa Shields, but she also is a competitor. And her takeaways from watching Shields’ MMA debut weren’t exactly glowing.

Genah Fabian not intimidated by the hype surrounding Kayla Harrison: ‘I’m there to take her head off’

Genah Fabian is treating Kayla Harrison as just another opponent and not allowing the hype surrounding the two-time Olympic gold medalist to distract her from the task at hand.

PFL 8 Results: Harrison vs. Fabian

Get PFL 8 results for the Harrison vs. Fabian fight card Thursday night.

Larissa Pacheco out of PFL playoffs after missing weight, Mariana Morais to fight Taylor Guardado at PFL 8

Larissa Pacheco will not be competing at PFL 8 on Thursday and is out of the 2021 PFL lightweight tournament.

PFL 8 weigh-in video

Get PFL 8 weigh-in video to see PFL 8 fighters make weight Wednesday.

On To the Next One: Listener free-for-all edition

MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee answer questions about Gegard Mousasi, Ray Cooper III, Michael Bisping, and more.

PFL 7 results: Ray Cooper III utterly dominates Rory MacDonald to make third consecutive PFL final

It may be time to start calling him "Mr. Consistent," because all Ray Cooper III does is win fights and bulldoze his way into PFL championship bouts.

PFL 7 video: Michael Lombardo scores brutal leg-kick KO of Kyron Bowen

Count another notch in the win column for the dreaded calf kick.

Raush Manfio predicts one-punch KO of Clay Collard to keep Cinderella story going at PFL

Raush Manfio advanced to the PFL lightweight playoff semifinals with a win over Anthony Pettis.

PFL 7 Results: Cooper III vs. MacDonald

Get PFL 7 results for the Cooper III vs. MacDonald fight card Friday night.

Ray Cooper III says ‘slower’ Rory MacDonald ‘not as tenacious as he used to be,’ adds ‘I’m going to knock him out’

Ray Cooper III doesn’t believe Rory MacDonald can hang with him for three rounds, and he full expects to knockout the former Bellator champion in their PFL playoff fight on Friday night.