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WATCH: These Pastors Love Fighting And Jesus

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 04.06.2014 | Religion

The upcoming documentary "Fight Church" released its official trailer this week, and it provides a fascinating window into the unusual world of fighti...

Do Transgender Athletes Have an Unfair Advantage?

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 03.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

Perhaps no transgender issue brings out more anger than the idea of transgender women competing in athletics. This was evident again when a female transgender CrossFit athlete was told, in writing, by the CrossFit governing body that she cannot compete as a woman.

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

Norm Schriever | Posted 02.19.2014 | 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. ...

Retirement A Nasty Fight for MMA Forefather Dan 'The Beast' Severn

Brian DAmbrosio | Posted 03.25.2014 | Sports
Brian DAmbrosio

Call it a precise and multifaceted mix of unlocked fearlessness and inflicted pain, an existence rooted in the efficacy of violence. No matter how you view it, there is no part of Dan Severn's past that can be considered too banal to merit discussion.

MMA Fighter Fends Off 4 Home Invaders, Kills 1: Police

Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

A New Mexico mixed martial arts fighter can say he's 4-0 at home after pummeling four intruders who broke into his mobile home. Police said that one o...

Silva Sends Out Classy, Heartbreaking Tweet After Injury

Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

By Brian Josephs, Complex Sports Anderson Silva's leg injury was shocking for some and tragic to others. The former champion isn't just focused on ...

Gruesome Leg Injury Ends UFC Title Fight

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 02.27.2014 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Chris Weidman defended his UFC middleweight title when Anderson Silva broke his left leg on a kick in the second round, ending UFC ...

Time For Silva To Get Serious?

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 12.27.2013 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The last time Anderson Silva clowned around in the octagon, Chris Weidman dropped him on his back and took away his UFC middleweigh...

Rousey Aiming To End 2013 On A High Note (And With An Armbar)

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 02.27.2014 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Ronda Rousey realizes she's finishing up one of the biggest years for any fighter in the young history of mixed martial arts at UFC...

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.

Man vs. Woman In Controversial MMA Match

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

On Dec. 20, Brazil will make mixed martial arts history when the country hosts what's being billed as the first-ever match between a man and a woman s...

Ronda Rousey Once Beat Up Two Guys In Movie Theater

Complex Sports | Posted 12.05.2013 | Sports

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports Note to self: Don't sit behind Ronda Rousey at the movie theater! A few years ago, the UFC fighter went to th...

UFC Fighter Critical After Heart Attack

AP | Posted 11.27.2013 | Sports

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — UFC fighter Shane del Rosario has suffered a heart attack and is in critical condition at a Southern California hospita...

UFC 167: GSP Retains Title Thanks To Controversial Decision

AP | ADAM BERCHIN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Georges St. Pierre retained his welterweight title with split decision over top contender Johny Hendricks on Saturday night in UFC ...

The 50 Most Brutal MMA Matches Of All Time

Complex Sports | Posted 11.13.2013 | Sports

On Nov. 12, 1993, 2,800 spectators filled the McNichols Sports Arena in Denver for UFC 1: The Beginning. The competition featured an eight-man tournam...

How Campbell McLaren Spun UFC Into the American Cultural Milieu

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Long before the world embraced the UFC, Semaphore Entertainment Group (SEG) Executive Producer Campbell McLaren thrust mixed martial arts into the American media spotlight, launching the Ultimate Fighting Championship amid a campaign 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.

WATCH: MMA Star Grants Soldier A Strange Request

Posted 11.07.2013 | Sports

Former MMA superstar Chuck Liddell recently visited Fort Campbell in Kentucky to promote UFC's Fight for the Troops via FOX Sports, and one soldier on...

Alvarez Reclaims Bellator Lightweight Crown: Straus, Newton Take Home Titles

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

When fighting is business, blood becomes currency, and Bellator MMA lightweight Eddie Alvarez paid in full at Saturday night's Bellator 106, punching, kicking, and choking his way past Michael Chandler to reclaim the title he lost nearly two years ago.

Ortiz Out: Chandler, Alvarez to Headline Bellator MMA on Spike

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The lightweight championship rematch is part of Bellator's 13-fight card that also features another world championship matchup, a featherweight title tilt between incumbent Pat Curran and season six tournament winner Daniel Straus.

PHOTOS: UFC Heavyweights Clash In Bloody Title Fight

AP | JEREMY RAKES | Posted 10.20.2013 | Sports

HOUSTON -- HOUSTON (AP) — Cain Velasquez stopped Junior Dos Santos in the fifth round Saturday night at UFC 166 to retain the heavyweight title. Do...

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.

WATCH: MMA Fighter Quits In Middle Of Match

Posted 10.08.2013 | Sports

By Jose Martinez, Complex Sports Honestly, we don't blame Claudinei Angelo. During his fight with Evilasio Silva, Angelo spat his mouthpiece ou...

UFC 165: Champ Bloodied But Not Beaten

AP | Posted 11.21.2013 | Sports

TORONTO (AP) — A bloody Jon Jones won a unanimous decision against hard-charging Alexander Gustafsson to retain his light-heavyweight title at UFC 1...

UFC 165 Kicks Off Title Tilt Season: Jones and Barao Look to Defend Straps

Dan Shapiro | Posted 11.19.2013 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones looks to defend his belt for a record-setting sixth time against Alexander Gustafsson.