1. Benson Henderson's Bellator Debut Lands with a Thud, but There Is a Bright Side

    In every sport with free agency, there are distinct schools of thought regarding its effectiveness. Is it better to pay huge sums of money to someone and risk him losing his edge ...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 5 months ago 18,054 reads 26 comments

  2. 'The Grass Is Greener': UFC-to-Bellator Signees Speak Out

    For one UFC fighter, a conversation with one of the promotion's top executives sealed his already-evolving decision to test free agency...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 6 months ago 177,357 reads 77 comments

  3. B/R MMA Round Table: Breaking Down Benson Henderson's Move to Bellator

    On Monday, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson announced his move to the Bellator promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 16,220 reads 40 comments

  4. 14-Fight UFC Veteran Benson Henderson Jumps Ship for Bellator

    The MMA free-agency game has officially changed with the announcement that former UFC and WEC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is joining Bellator MMA. Henderson officially broke the news on his personal website Monday morning...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 22,489 reads 145 comments

  5. As Benson Henderson Enters Free Agency, UFC Market Dominance Shows a Small Crack

    As a general rule, the UFC does not lose out on fighters it covets. The UFC has the most prestigious belts, the most rabid audiences and the largest imprint. Most everything you would want as a fighter is under that roof or in that Octagon...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 10 months ago 25,667 reads 58 comments

  6. Benson Henderson Edges Jorge Masvidal in UFC Fight Night 79 Main Event

    You wanted high-level MMA in the morning? You got high-level MMA in the morning. MMADecisions.com posted media scores for the fight: Benson Henderson and Jorge Masvidal ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 months ago 27,917 reads 36 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 79: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Main Card Highlights

    At long last, the UFC has arrived in South Korea for UFC Fight Night 79 (aka UFC Fight Night: Seoul) and they're looking to make a strong impression with an impressive line up of fights...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 36,527 reads 6 comments

  8. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 79: Henderson vs. Masvidal

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship touches down for the first time in South Korea with Saturday's offering on its Fight Pass platform...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 10 months ago 6,639 reads 2 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 79: Who's on the Hot Seat in Seoul, South Korea, This Weekend?

    At long, long last, the UFC is set to touch down in South Korea. It's been a long time coming, of course...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 11,827 reads 11 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 78 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 79

    UFC Fight Night 78 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report's own Craig Amos): UFC Fight Night 78 Main Card Neil Magny def. Kelvin Gastelum , split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47) Ricardo Lamas def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 16,474 reads 17 comments