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    David Rickels Moves to Welterweight, Faces Brennan Ward at Bellator 185 on Oct. 20

    Former lightweight title challenger David Rickels will try his hand at 170 pounds when he faces Brennan Ward at Bellator 185. The California-based promotion recently announced the pairing. Bellator 185 takes place at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., on Oct. 20 and is headlined by a middleweight showdown pitting Gegard Mousasi against Alexander Shlemenko. […]

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    Matches to Make After UFC Fight Night ‘St. Preux vs. Okami’

    Jessica Andrade made her case for another crack at the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s strawweight title, and she made it in the strongest possible terms. The Parana Vale Tudo standout battered, bloodied and bested Claudia Gadelha in the UFC Fight Night 117 co-main event, picking up a surprisingly one-sided unanimous decision on Friday at the […]

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    WWE legend Ric Flair opens up about alcoholism after health scare

    Ric Flair gave his fans and loved ones a scare earlier this summer when he was hospitalized and placed into a medically induced coma. The WWE legend was admitted to an Atlanta hospital in mid-August with severe abdominal pain and underwent what turned out to be life-saving surgery. Unbeknownst to Flair, he was in the […]

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    Bellator books Douglas Lima vs. Rory MacDonald title fight for Jan. 20

    The Bellator welterweight title will be on the line in January. Reigning champion Douglas Lima (29-6 MMA, 11-2 BMMA) will meet Rory MacDonald (19-4 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) at the event, which doesn’t currently have a name/number, Bellator officials announced via latimes.com. It’s slated for Jan. 20 at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., and airs on […]

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    Saturday Morning UFC Fight Night 116 Coffee: Who Is Fighting Tonight?

    For those of you wondering “Who is fighting tonight?” and “What time is the fight tonight?” in relation to the latest Ultimate Fighting Championship event, Sherdog.com has you covered. Onetime middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will collide with David Branch in the UFC Fight Night 116 main event on Saturday at the PPG Paints Arena in […]

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    UFC reinstates Daniel Cormier as 205-pound champion

    LOS ANGELES — The UFC has stripped its light heavyweight title from Jon Jones for a third time and reinstated Daniel Cormier as the 205-pound champion after Jones’ latest failed doping test. The mixed martial arts promotion announced its decision Wednesday after the California State Athletic Commission changed the result of Jones’ victory over Cormier […]

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    Mickey Gall returns at UFC 217 in New York City

    Fast-rising welterweight prospect Mickey Gall is slated for a return at UFC 217. Gall (4-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) meets Randy Brown (9-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at the fall event, officials today announced via newsday.com. UFC 217 takes place Nov. 4 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The main card airs on pay-per-view following […]