1. Report: Holloway vs. Ortega, Ngannou vs. Lewis Set for UFC 226

    UFC's annual show during the weekend of July 4 will reportedly have two major bouts added to the card. Per MMAjunkie's Mike Bohn , Max Holloway will defend the UFC featherweight ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC Heavyweight Francis Ngannou to Brock Lesnar: 'Give Me That F--king Fight'

    With WrestleMania 34 just a few weeks away and Brock Lesnar 's contract potentially set to run out shortly thereafter, many are wondering if a return to the UFC could be in the works...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC 220 Expert Roundtable: Stipe Miocic Dominates Francis Ngannou to Stay Champ

    UFC 220 is in the books, and the most hotly anticipated heavyweight title fight in a number of years is in the books with it. The end result: Stipe Miocic is still your UFC heavyweight champion...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. UFC 220 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC 220 took place this past Saturday at the TD Garden Arena in Boston. Headlining were two fantastic title fights that delivered and left a lot of questions waiting to be answered...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Overlooked Once Again, Stipe Miocic Cements Place in UFC History

    Maybe now Stipe Miocic will get a little respect. Miocic, 35, became the first man to ever defend the UFC heavyweight championship more than two times consecutively by easily ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. UFC 220 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    If it wasn't the best heavyweight matchup in UFC history, it was pretty darn close. If Stipe Miocic retained his championship, he would set a UFC record for consecutive heavyweight title defenses with three (yeah, there's some churn in this division)...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 220 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Miocic vs. Ngannou

    A major heavyweight fight is a rare sight in MMA , but UFC 220's headliner between champion Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou is as big as they come...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC 220: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC 220 is almost upon us, and Saturday's event is worth being excited for with arguably the best heavyweight fight in UFC history set to headline the festivities and an interesting light heavyweight title contest right behind it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. UFC Heavyweight Champ Stipe Miocic Balances Life as Fighter and First Responder

    The heavyweight champion of the world is making coffee for everyone. The fire station in Valley View, Ohio, is a lot like other places: The kitchen is the central gathering place...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. The Complete Guide to UFC 220: Miocic vs. Ngannou

    If 2017's somewhat lackluster slate of UFC pay-per-view events put you in a fugue state, the way UFC is kicking off 2018 might be the perfect salve. UFC 220 Saturday night features not just one but two title fights...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Francis Ngannou Could Realize Rags-to-Riches Dream with Title Win at UFC 220

    Francis Ngannou believes it's a matter of destiny. He will be the UFC's heavyweight champion...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. The Most Violent UFC and Bellator Finishes of 2017

    2017 was a tough time for MMA in most regards. The UFC's top stars all had tough years defined by absence. Pay-per-view buyrates were down, card quality dipped and a slew of top fighters were shelved due to contract disputes with the promotion...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Bleacher Report 2017 MMA Awards: Best Fighter, Fight, Finishes and Story

    It's not that 2017 was a bad year for mixed martial arts. Fight cards happened around the globe, stars emerged (Justin Gaethje) and departed (Tito Ortiz), legends returned (Georges ...

    Jonathan Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. 10 Fighters Who Took the UFC by Storm During 2017

    By now we've all heard the takes about how 2017 was a down year for the UFC. With all of its biggest draws either easing into semiretirement, suspended for one reason or another ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Title Fight Announced for UFC 220

    UFC has confirmed that heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will defend his title against Francis Ngannou in January. Per a tweet from UFC, Miocic vs. Ngannou will take place at UFC 220 on Jan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Francis Ngannou vs. Stipe Miocic Is Dream Matchup for UFC Heavyweight Title

    Francis Ngannou's thunderous, one-punch knockout of Alistair Overeem Saturday at UFC 218 was instantly the stuff of legend. If you happen to be another fighter in the UFC's heavyweight division? Perhaps it was also the stuff of nightmares...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. UFC 218 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC 218 at the new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit Saturday was everything it was built up to be. Max Holloway defended the UFC featherweight title against Jose Aldo, the man he took it from, with a third-round TKO...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. UFC 218 Results: Max Holloway Beats Jose Aldo Via TKO in Main Event

    UFC 218 brought the violence. That was the expectation, and it didn't fail to deliver. In all, there were nine finishes out of 13 fights from the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. UFC 218 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Aldo vs. Holloway 2 Fight Card

    For MMA fans Saturday night, it was hard to know where to look. UFC 218 lacked mainstream name recognition but still came packed with firepower...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC's Latest Heavyweight Star Lands Uppercut from Hell at UFC 218

    Francis Ngannou is a terrifying man, and the latest example of that came at UFC 218 . Facing veteran kickboxer Alistair Overeem , the Predator delivered possibly the greatest highlight ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Francis Ngannou Beats Alistair Overeem via Vicious 1st-Round KO at UFC 218

    Francis Ngannou took a huge step toward proving he's the future of the heavyweight division with a first-round knockout victory over Alistair Overeem in the co-main event of UFC 218 at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC 218 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Holloway vs. Aldo 2

    The wait is over for Max Holloway's first UFC featherweight title defense. While his opposition may have changed, he still faces a stiff test against former champion Jose Aldo...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. UFC 218: Holloway vs. Aldo 2 Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    It is what it is. UFC 218 took a hit when Frankie Edgar was replaced just weeks ago before tonight's main event at the Little Caesars Arena In Detroit, but a worthy contender ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. UFC 218: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC 218 in Detroit is just around the corner with a featherweight rematch leading the charge. Little Caesars Arena plays host to Max Holloway's first title defense against former divisional king Jose Aldo...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. The Complete Guide to UFC 218: Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo 2

    UFC 218 is a fight fan's fight card. There's no dazzling name atop the marquee. There's no golden bath of Las Vegas light. It's all traded in for the gray chill of Detroit in December...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments