Column: Mayweather-McGregor Should Be Fun...Up to Opening BellThe greatest defensive fighter of his time against a guy who has never thrown a punch in a pro boxing match? Let the yawning begin.
Summer of Hype: Mayweather, McGregor Know How to Sell a ShowThe only certainty is that the next 2½ months of hype will be a masterpiece of fight promotion from two of the best ever to play that game.
'It's Official': Mayweather vs. McGregor Set for Aug. 26Floyd Mayweather Jr. said Wednesday he will come out of retirement to face UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match on Aug. 26.
Getting Closer: McGregor Resolves Mayweather Bout With UFCConor McGregor has come to an agreement with UFC that has moved a proposed fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. closer to reality.
UFC Star McGregor's Fine for Vegas Pre-Bout Fracas ReducedNevada athletic officials have significantly reduced the penalty they imposed on UFC star Conor McGregor following a profanity-laced, bottle-throwing fracas with a rival during a pre-fight news conference in Las Vegas.
Openings Begin in Las Vegas Trial of Ex-Fighter War MachineOpening statements have begun in Las Vegas for the attempted murder trial of the former mixed martial arts fighter named War Machine on charges that he tried to kill his porn actress ex-girlfriend and her friend in August 2014.
Woodley Edges Thompson, Keeps Belt in Dull UFC 209 FightAlthough the sequel had nowhere near the drama of the original, both fights ended with Tyron Woodley's hands on the UFC welterweight belt.
UFC Establishes Long-Term Home at Vegas' New T-Mobile ArenaThe UFC has become an anchor tenant of new T-Mobile Arena, committing to bringing several years of Las Vegas fight cards exclusively to the new entertainment venue.
Nurmagomedov Weight Issues Scrap UFC 209 Bout With FergusonKhabib Nurmagomedov's UFC interim lightweight title bout with Tony Ferguson was canceled Friday after Nurmagomedov was hospitalized due to problems making weight.
Title Bouts Highlight Fight Fan-Friendly UFC 209 CardWhile the UFC waits for its mainstream stars to return to the octagon, the promotion has booked a UFC 209 card that appeals directly to its serious fight fans.
Georges St. Pierre Books UFC Comeback Fight vs Champ BispingLongtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre will return to the octagon against current middleweight champion Michael Bisping.
Dana White Offers Mayweather-McGregor $25 Million Each For FightThe UFC president also mentioned negotiating a split of the pay-per-view sales with both fighters if they're willing to step into the ring.