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WEC 52: Predictions

Check out our predictions for WEC 52: Faber Vs Mizugaki, the WEC's penultimate fight card, inside.

WEC 52: Media Day Workouts And Interviews

Watch pre-fight interviews and workouts from yesterday's media day with some of the stars of tomorrow night's WEC 52 event.

Brittney Palmer Tries On UFC Octagon Outfit For Size

Check out WEC ring girl Brittney Palmer trying on her new UFC octagon girl outfit for the next edition of UFC Undisputed.

WEC 53: Fight Card

See the line-up for the WEC's last ever event - WEC 53 on December 16th.

MMA Live: 4th November 2010

This week's edition of ESPN's MMA Live show shines the spotlight on next week's WEC 52: Faber Vs Mizugaki event along with interviews with UFC stars Roy Nelson and Nate Marquardt.

Jose Aldo’s Manager Wanted Him To Fight Frankie Edgar

In a new interview Jose Aldo's manager explains why he turned down a proposed fight with Kenny Florian for his client.

WEC 52: Video Trailer

Watch a new video promo for WEC 52: Urijah Faber Vs Takeya Mizugaki which takes place on November 11th.

Donald Cerrone Brawls With Marcus Sursa Backstage At MMA Event

WEC lightweight star Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone is set to fight in the UFC's octagon soon thanks to the forthcoming merger between the two promotions, but last night he found himself battling backstage with a heavyweight fighter at the Evolution Combat Sports Championship 1 event in New Mexico.

Jose Aldo Vs Josh Grispi In The Works For UFC 125

We're now seeing the first fruits of the UFC and WEC's merger with a featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Josh Grispi now penciled in for UFC 125 on January 1st.

WEC Stars React To The News Of The UFC Merger

After the news of the WEC's merger with the UFC broke a number of the WEC's biggest stars reacted with genuine delight and enthusiasm to the news.

Listen To The UFC – WEC Merger Conference Call

Listen to the full conference call from earlier today in which news of the WEC's merger with the UFC was announced by Dana White.

Say Hello To The UFC’s New Octagon Girl: Brittney Palmer

As part of the UFC - WEC merger the likelihood is that the lovely Brittney Palmer will now become a UFC octagon girl.

WEC Fighters Set To Profit From The UFC Merger

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that today's UFC - WEC merger means that WEC fighters will now have a chance to earn more money.

UFC And WEC Lightweight champion’s Will Fight In 2011

As part of the WEC's merger with the UFC the two promotion's lightweight champions will fight to unify the titles.

UFC Announce New Four Event Deal With Versus In 2011

The UFC has announced a new deal with the Versus network which will see the station host four live events in 2011.

Official: UFC AND WEC Will Merge In 2011

Today at a special press conference in Las Vegas UFC president Dana white revealed their 'big announcement'.

Major MMA Events In November 2010

November is certainly not the most action-packed month of 2010 for MMA fans, but it does feature some must-see events.

Dana White Confirms He Did Offer Jose Aldo A UFC Fight

In a new interview with The Fight Fix, Dana White confirms he did offer the WEC's Jose Aldo a fight, and also discusses light-heavyweight star Jon Jones position in the 205lb title mix.

The UFC tried To Put Together Jose Aldo Vs Kenny Florian

News emerging from Brazil today suggests that the UFC were trying to put together a superfight between the WEC's 145lb champion and emerging superstar Jose Aldo and the one of the UFC's best lightweight fighters Kenny Florian.

UFC and WEC Link-Up Now Appears Closer Than Ever

Fans have been calling for a link-up between the UFC and it's little brother, the WEC for some time now, and at the UFC Fan Expo this week both Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White gave the strongest indications yet that they are edging ever closer to making this a reality.

WEC 51: Stacked Card Underwhelms At The Ticket Office

Despite the depth of talent on show at WEC 51: Aldo VS Gamburyan the attendance on the night still leaves a little to be desired.