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TJ Dillashaw gives up UFC 135-pound title because of drug test

TJ Dillashaw has surrendered the UFC 135-pound championship because of an "adverse finding" in his last drug test. A spokesman with the New York commission said Wednesday that Dillashaw was fined $10,000 and suspended for one year for drug use, but declined to give further details.

UFC moves pay-per-views exclusively to ESPN-plus

UFC is set to make ESPN-plus the exclusive distributor of its pay-per-view events.


MMA fighter Conor McGregor sued in South Florida

Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor is facing a civil lawsuit after being charged in South Florida with stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo

Mixed Martial Arts: Jon Jones retains title, Kamaru Usman first Africa-born champ

Anthony Smith and Kamaru Usman became the first African-born champion as he defeated Tyrone Woodley for the welterweight title at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Canadian Georges St-Pierre calls time on glittering career

Georges St-Pierre announced his retirement at a news conference in Montreal and leaves the sport with a 26-2-0 mark and on a 13-fight winning streak. He also holds the UFC record for the most 170-pound title defences at nine.

MMA: Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov suspended, fined for post-match brawl

Both suspensions are retroactive to Oct. 6, the date of their fight, and Nurmagomedov can have three months of his ban reduced if he delivers a public service anti-bullying message.


It meant a lot to me when Conor McGregor tapped out, says Khabib Nurmagomedov

The UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov on Thursday said that he felt extremely satisfied after tapping out Conor McGregor at UFC 229.

UFC fighter Polyana Viana beats up man trying to steal her phone

Polyana Viana tried to hide her phone but he threatened her saying he was armed. That's when she decided to stand up, threw two punches and a kick at the robber.

UFC 232: Amanda Nunes knocks out Cris Cyborg in 51 seconds, Jon Jones wins on return

Nunes is the third fighter in UFC history to hold two title belts simultaneously, joining Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier.

Jon Jones defiant after failed drug test forces UFC 232 move

Jon Jones, who has served two previous suspensions for failed drug tests, tested positive earlier this year for very low levels of a banned steroid, and the Nevada Athletic Commission wouldn't license him to fight in UFC 232.