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Dana White Explains The Secret To Ronda Rousey's Success

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.29.2016 | Sports

The Ultimate Fighting Championship's road to mainstream recognition has been helped tremendously by the force that is Ronda Rousey, and UFC pr...

WATCH LIVE: UFC’s Dana White & Matt Serra Talk New Show

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 01.28.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

UFC president Dana White joins HuffPost Live along with fighter Matt Serra to discuss the new show "Dana White: Lookin' for a Fight," which features t...

UFC Champion Jon Jones Sentenced In Hit-And-Run Case

AP | Justin Block | Posted 09.29.2015 | Sports

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — UFC champion fighter Jon "Bones" Jones has pleaded guilty to a charge stemming from a hit-and-run crash in April that injur...

CM Punk Talks UFC And His First Opponent

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 12.18.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Sometime next fall, a man named Phil Brooks will step in the octagon for his UFC debut. It will come with much fanfare, as Brooks, known as CM Punk to...

UFC Eyes Female Demo With Friday Strawweight Coronation

Dan Shapiro | Posted 02.10.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

According to the census bureau, there are currently more than 35-million women ages 18-34 living in the United States. And after Friday, one of them will be wearing a brand new UFC championship belt.

100-Man Fight Tells the Story of Judd Reid and the Real Life Kumite

Norm Schriever | Posted 04.21.2014 | Entertainment
Norm Schriever

Every once in a great while a story comes along that defies our collective imagination, forcing us to recalibrate the limits of the human condition. ...

UFC's Middleweight Title Story/Silva v Weidman 2

Ian Carey | Posted 02.19.2014 | Sports
Ian Carey

After the Silva v Weidman fight at UFC 168 one of the following three scenarios will occur.

WSOF, UFC Outline 2014 Global Strategies

Dan Shapiro | Posted 02.05.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Las Vegas may be the fight capital of the world, but all eyes will be on Vancouver and Brisbane this weekend, as the World Series of Fighting and the UFC continue their push toward global expansion, promoting a pair of big-ticket, international fight cards ahead of the 2014 season.

How the UFC Can Save the Welterweight Division in Lieu of St Pierre

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

With the debate over St-Pierre's retirement continuing to be a hot topic among the UFC faithful, it is impossible to ignore the chance that he may, in fact, never compete again.

St Pierre Retains Title at UFC 167, Future Uncertain for Champ

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Refusing to call it a retirement, St-Pierre created an instant shockwave of speculation that his 2,000-plus day reign as the king of the UFC's 170-pound division was over, his non-committal remarks about his ultimate departure from MMA igniting the flames of controversy.

Breaking Down UFC 167

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The UFC has put together a stacked fight card, headlined by a welterweight world title clash between current champion Georges St. Pierre, and number-one challenger Johny Hendricks.

UFC 166 Preview: Velasquez, Dos Santos Vie for Heavyweight Crown

Dan Shapiro | Posted 12.17.2013 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The Ultimate Fighting Championship heads back to Houston, Texas on Saturday, October 19, and for the third time in less than two years, Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos will square off with the heavyweight championship of the world on the line.

World Series of Fighting Goes for Silver, UFC 161 Hits Winnipeg

Dan Shapiro | Posted 08.13.2013 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Like its closest competitors, Bellator Fighting Championship and ONE FC, WSOF counts a bevy of UFC veterans among its stable of fighters, but unlike many fledgling promotions, WSOF has heavy backing, and prime television spots, courtesy of NBC's 24-hour sports network.

UFC in SAP: MMA Expands in Latin American

Dan Shapiro | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Often referred to as the fastest growing sport in history, MMA has experienced an unparalleled rise in the dozen years since 2001, when Zuffa, LLC purchased the UFC, revamping the struggling organization into an internationally recognized brand.

Breaking Down UFC 160

Dan Shapiro | Posted 07.21.2013 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Velasquez and Silva previously met inside the octagon a year ago in a non-title fight, with the now-champion easily dismissing "Big Foot" at 3:36 of the first round, bloodying the Brazilian with a vicious ground-and-pound assault.

UFC 158: St-Pierre Manhandles Diaz

AP | Posted 03.17.2013 | Sports

MONTREAL -- UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre manhandled Nick Diaz for five rounds en route to a lopsided unanimous decision at UFC 158 on S...

Internet Angry At UFC President Over 'Homeless' Skit

Posted 12.04.2012 | Impact

The Internet is once again mad at Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White. But this time around, not everyone agrees that the typically in...

Big News For UFC

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.20.2012 | Sports

Ronda Rousey and Dana White made it official. The first U.S. woman to win a medal in judo at the Olympics, Rousey is the first female fighter to join ...

UFC Makes (Unwanted) History

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 10.23.2012 | Sports

-- The UFC canceled its Sept. 1 pay-per-view show Thursday after light heavyweight contender Dan Henderson injured his knee and champion Jon Jones de...

Brandon Vera: The Truth Hurts

Elliot Worsell | Posted 09.25.2012 | Sports
Elliot Worsell

Following a career fought very much in first gear, Vera is in dire need of somebody, anybody to wake his inner beast and, in doing so, finally tap all that potential many feel he possesses.

Does Chael Sonnen Have Another Big-Match Effort in Him?

Elliot Worsell | Posted 09.05.2012 | Sports
Elliot Worsell

For four-and-a-half rounds in 2010 Chael Sonnen looked the clear number one middleweight on the planet. In fact, it was beyond dispute. Then he got careless.

Anderson Silva's Rude Awakening

Elliot Worsell | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports
Elliot Worsell

On Monday evening, UFC world middleweight champion Anderson Silva starkly switched from mellow to malevolent in the blink of an eye, taking everybody, not least of all opponent Chael Sonnen, by surprise.

Rich 'Ace' Franklin Plays His Trump Card

Elliot Worsell | Posted 08.14.2012 | Sports
Elliot Worsell

Franklin now fights two weeks earlier than anticipated and against a better opponent than before. Right. Hardly an ideal turn of events in the eyes of most, but Franklin isn't most.

UFC Champ Helps Boy's Dream Come True

Elliot Worsell | Posted 07.25.2012 | Sports
Elliot Worsell

UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is as vicious and violent as it gets when the opening bell rings, yet grins blissfully with the youthful naivety of a young boy when ungloved and disarmed. The champion's soul remains young, his heart still at home in Cacador.

UFC 146: Real Heavyweights Worth the Wait

Elliot Worsell | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports
Elliot Worsell

Despite numerous pull-outs and substitutions, the remaining match-ups still intrigue and promise much in the way drama.