UFC, Bellator vet Melvin Guillard in Colorado jail, facing three separate assault cases

UFC and Bellator veteran Melvin Guillard sits in a Colorado jail after his arrest in connection with a club brawl earlier this month. Guillard, 35, was in Jefferson County (Colo.) court Monday on a separate domestic violence and assault case when police … Continue reading

Benavidez returns vs. Sergio Pettis at UFC 225

Joseph Benavidez’s lengthy layoff ends in the Windy City. The top-ranked flyweight contender will meet Sergio Pettis at UFC 225 on June 9 at Chicago’s United Center, the promotion announced earlier this week following a report from The Chicago Tribune’s Phil Thompson. Benavidez … Continue reading

Report: Emmett to appeal controversial KO loss to Stephens

Josh Emmett will appeal the controversial second-round KO loss he suffered to Jeremy Stephens at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 28 in Orlando to the Florida State Boxing Commission, the featherweight’s team told MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani shortly after the event’s conclusion. The 32-year-old … Continue reading

Paul Heyman: Lesnar ‘always ready’ to fight in UFC

Brock Lesnar hasn’t closed the door on a return to UFC, according to his manager, Paul Heyman. In an interview with TMZ Sports, Heyman said Lesnar is ready for whatever his future holds once his current WWE contract expires following WrestleMania … Continue reading