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Albuquerque police arrested Jon Jones on Thursday morning, charging him with aggravated DWI, negligent use of a firearm, and other charges. (Image: AP)

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones Arrested, Charged with Aggravated DWI

Police officers arrested UFC legend Jon Jones in New Mexico early Thursday morning on charges of aggravated DWI and negligent use of a firearm, according to the Albuquerque Police Department. According to a criminal complaint, Jones tested “at or above twice the legal limit” on a breathalyzer test after his […]

Online gambling sites stand to gain as brick-and-mortar casinos close during the coronavirus pandemic. (Image: Amy Rosenberg/Philadelphia Inquirer)

Will the Coronavirus Shutdown be a Boon for US Online Gambling?

With the coronavirus pandemic shutting down nearly all large events in the United States – and authorities increasingly asking people to avoid holding even smaller gatherings – much of our day-to-day entertainment and social activity will likely be moving to the internet for the time being. Along with virtual happy […]

Charles Oliveira (left) submitted Kevin Lee (right) in the main event of UFC Fight Night 170 on Saturday. (Image: Buda Mendes/UFC/Getty)

UFC Notebook: Can Shows Go On During Coronavirus Pandemic?

The UFC put on one of the only major sporting events in the world this weekend as UFC Fight Night 170 went forward in Brasilia, Brazil, albeit without fans in the arena. Now, UFC president Dana White says he plans to continue holding shows, though it’s unclear whether this will […]

Kevin Lee (left) and Charles Oliveira (right) will headline UFC Fight Night 170, one of the few high profile sporting events proceeding during the coronavirus epidemic. (Image: @danawhite/Twitter)

UFC Fight Night 170: Lee Takes on Oliveira in Brazil, No Fans Allowed

The UFC is forging ahead with its card in Brazil this Saturday despite concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. UFC Fight Night 170 will take place as scheduled in Brasilia, but without an audience. The card features a main event between lightweight contenders Kevin Lee and Charles Oliveira, both of whom […]

Zhang Weili (right) outpointed Joanna Jedrzejczyk (left) to defend her strawweight title in what is being hailed as one of the greatest women’s MMA fights of all time. (Image: AFP)

UFC Notebook: Zhang Thrills, Adesanya Does Just Enough to Win in Title Defenses

In what could be an early fight-of-the-year candidate, Zhang Weili outlasted Joanna Jedrzejczyk on Saturday to defend her women’s strawweight title at UFC 248 in Las Vegas. The bout ended in a split decision, with Zhang (21-1) winning 48-47, 48-47, 47-48. Zhang Earns Praise from Jedrejczyk Many close decisions result […]

Jan Blachowicz called for a title shot against Jon Jones after scoring a first-round knockout over Corey Anderson on Saturday. (Image: Zuffa/Getty)

UFC Notebook: Blachowicz Seeks Title Shot After Spectacular Knockout Win

Jan Blachowicz put himself in the middle of the light heavyweight title discussion after recording a devastating first-round knockout win over Corey Anderson in the main event of UFC Fight Night 167 on Saturday. Blachowicz (26-8) hit Anderson (13-5) with a straight right hand at 3:08 into the first round, […]

Champion Jon Jones (left) and challenger Dominick Reyes (right) will square off for the UFC light heavyweight title at UFC 247 on Saturday. (Image: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa)

Jon Jones Faces Undefeated Dominick Reyes in UFC 247 Main Event

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones puts his title on the line one again when he battles Dominick Reyes on Saturday night in the main event of UFC 247 at Houston’s Toyota Center. Jones continues to be one of the most dominant fighters in UFC history, while Reyes is an […]

Cris Cyborg (right) defeated Julia Budd (left) on Saturday to win the Bellator women’s featherweight title. (Image: Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty)

MMA Notebook: Cyborg Wins Bellator Title, Cormier Wants Miocic by Summer

Cris Cyborg scored a fourth-round TKO over Julia Budd in the main event of Bellator 238 to win the Bellator women’s featherweight title on Saturday. Cyborg became the first fighter to win titles in Bellator, Strikeforce, Invicta FC, and the UFC during their career. Cyborg Finds Her Place in Bellator […]