Forrest Griffin, Stephan Bonnar save UFC

Forrest Griffin, Stephan Bonnar save UFC

(Editor’s note: This story first published on April 9, 2018.) If you wanted to draw a line in the past to separate the modern era of the UFC from its primordial early phase, you could do a lot worse than to plant that barrier on April 9, 2005. That’s the night the first season of […]

Bare knuckle fans will throw you off the second floor in a fight

Bare knuckle fans will throw you off the second floor in a fight

Still can’t decide if bare knuckle boxing is the best or worst thing ever in combat sports. For Street MMA, one thing is clear; bare knuckle boxing fans are much more violent than their counterparts. Here’s the thing, one fan almost murdered another fan at last weekend’s Bare Knuckle Boxing card. Who knows where this […]

Artem Lobov def. Jason Knight at BKFC 5: Best photos

Artem Lobov def. Jason Knight at BKFC 5: Best photos

477 shares share tweet pin sms send email By: MMA Junkie Staff | April 7, 2019 6:15 pm Follow @MMAjunkie Check out the best photos from Artem Lobov’s unanimous decision victory over Jason Knight in the Bare Knuckle FC 5 main event. (Photos by Phil Lambert-Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship)   Artem Lobov, Jason Knight, Photo […]

Paige VanZant’s timeline, Maycee Barber’s surgery

Paige VanZant’s timeline, Maycee Barber’s surgery

shares share tweet pin sms send email By: Mike Bohn | April 6, 2019 6:00 pm Photos: Paige VanZant through the years It’s no secret that MMA is a grueling sport. Injuries occur everywhere from the training room to the cage, and sometimes even beyond that. Injuries can cause the best set plans to fall […]

MMA Junkie’s ‘Fight of the Month’ for March 2019: Girtz vs. Awad

MMA Junkie’s ‘Fight of the Month’ for March 2019: Girtz vs. Awad

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMA Junkie looks at the best fights from March 2019: Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMA Junkie’s “Fight of the Month” award for March. At the bottom of the post, let us know if we got it right by […]

EXCLUSIVE | Jack Hermansson hopes UFC success will help legalize MMA in Norway

EXCLUSIVE | Jack Hermansson hopes UFC success will help legalize MMA in Norway

Fresh off his most impressive victory to date over the weekend, Sweden’s Jack Hermansson says he is ready to get right back to work. Hermansson made quick work of David Branch in the co-main event of UFC Philadelphia on Saturday night. “The Joker” needed only 49 seconds to submit the Renzo Gracie black belt with […]