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In the fast paced world of mixed martial arts we at Fighters Only know it’s hard to stay on top of all the latest news so here’s five stories that may have flown under your radar.

Canadian fighter Jamie Herrington has been suspended from competing in MMA for four years and stripped of World Championships gold medal after failing a post-bout drug test.

It looks like we'll have to wait until 2017 for Georges St-Pierre's return to the Octagon after he put the kaibosh on any potential fight with Michael Bisping at UFC 206.

UFC 206 just got a while lot more interesting with the addition of a featherweight dust-up between Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis for the December 10th card in Toronto, Canada.

Michael Bisping has kept rumours of a potential fight with Georges St-Pierre at UFC 206 alive by going on social media and attacking the former welterweight champion for not signing the contract.

Urijah Faber will retire after his fight with Brad ‘One Punch’ Pickett which goes down at December 17th in Sacramento, California at UFC on Fox 22.

This week, in a Throwback Thursday video special, we look back on a sit-down interview with 'The Count' himself, recently crowned UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping.

Former UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey is gracing the cover of the latest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue. But rather than donning their model in the traditional swimwear for the magazine, SI took a different approach.

Let the dice decide which 145lb’er is king by playing FO’s fantasy featherweight game – fun for all the family!

One Championship bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes' story of his rise through MMA is one of the most inspirational stories in a sport filled with inspiring characters. Hear him tell of his journey in this new video.

British UFC veteran Dan 'The Outlaw' Hardy will swap the Octagon for the Atlantic ocean as a crew member of the Great Britain team for its 5,300-mile month-long opening leg of the famous Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race, from London, England to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

UFC welterweight champion 'Ruthless' Robbie Lawler is among the most destructive fighters in his division, so it's no surprise he's a big fan of action movies. Lawler explained his love for action-packed blockbusters in a recent interview with Fighters Only.

Josh Appelt steps up to co-main event status this Friday night at Bellator 162 in Memphis, Tennessee, taking on Bobby Lashley in a heavyweight scrap that could set him on the road to a title shot in 2017. The Californian tells FO all about the preparations for the biggest fight of his 12-5 fighting career.

Canadian featherweight Julia Budd is hoping a statement performance against Arlene Blencowe at Bellator 162 in Memphis, Tennessee, this weekend will land her a shot at vacant women's world title belt.

Ryan Couture returns to the cage at Bellator 162 next week to take on Goiti Yamauchi. Fighters Only caught up with the Las Vegas lightweight to find out what kind of shape he's in before departing for Memphis.

LA heavyweight Chase Gormley features on the Bellator 162 card in Memphis, Tennessee on October 21st against Bobby Brents, but first the UFC vet tells FO how he's gunning for the title; besets friends with Emanuel Newton; and misses his job at The Home Depot!

Gegard Mousasi is done being quiet and is spitting fire with his target in sight, UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping.

It's hard not to get excited about British lightweight prospect Marc Diakiese. He arrives in the Octagon for the fist time on Saturday night for UFC 204 on the back of two sensational back-to-back sub-40 second knockouts and a perfect 9-0 pro record.

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Following the WME-IMG’s purchase of the UFC, which came in at a reported $4 billion, the next step is simple, increase revenue.

Sage Northcutt's unbeaten MMA run came to a surprising end this past weekend when he tapped to replacement opponent Bryan Barberena's modified head-and-arm choke.

After the event took place last Friday at The Venetian in Las Vegas, MMA fans in the US and Ireland will be able to watch the highlights from Eighth Annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards tonight.

Veteran UFC Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer's voice is synonymous with some of the most memorable moments in MMA history. In an FO exclusive, Buffer speaks on his history with the sport's top promotion and reveals some of his personal favorite announcements.

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