1. The State of the UFC Men's Bantamweight Division

    These bantamweight dynasties—they don’t last forever. Just ask T.J. Dillashaw . On Sunday, it was Dominick Cruz bringing Dillashaw ’s reign to a crashing halt after 20 months on top of the men’s 135-pound division...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 21 days ago 17,306 reads 43 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night Technical Recap: What Went Right, Wrong for Cruz and Dillashaw

    On Sunday night in Boston, Dominick Cruz came back from a series of devastating injuries and years on the shelf to defeat bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and reclaim the title that he never actually lost...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 22 days ago 43,623 reads 94 comments

  3. Dominick Cruz's Amazing UFC Comeback Continues to Keep Us on Pins and Needles

    Dominick Cruz certainly has a flair for the dramatic. With Cruz at the helm of the greatest comeback story in MMA history on Sunday at UFC Fight Night 81, you just knew it was going to come down to the wire...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 22 days ago 20,044 reads 72 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 81 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Boston

    It was billed as the best bantamweight fight in UFC history, and it lived up to the billing. UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw stepped in to defend against former champion Dominick Cruz ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 23 days ago 31,472 reads 100 comments

  5. Dominick Cruz Completes Grueling Return with Title Win over Dillashaw

    It was billed as the ultimate tactical clash. Dominick Cruz , undefeated at bantamweight, lost his UFC title outside the Octagon when continual injuries kept him on the shelf for years...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 23 days ago 27,427 reads 290 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 81: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 81 will bring us, at long last, one of the most highly anticipated fights in modern MMA history: UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw against lineal bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 40,930 reads 104 comments

  7. For Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw, It's a Battle of Eras, Egos and Style

    There was never a doubt that TJ Dillashaw and Dominick Cruz would detest each other. That was sealed when Dillashaw first joined Team Alpha Male⏤Cruz's sworn rival⏤and ...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 25 days ago 14,684 reads 77 comments

  8. Dominick Cruz Is an All-Time Great, but T.J. Dillashaw Is the New Gold Standard

    Sunday's bantamweight title matchup between current champion T.J. Dillashaw and former beltholder Dominick Cruz is a great fight by any standard. It's one more iteration of Cruz vs...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 28 days ago 13,412 reads 60 comments