1. Invicta FC 18 Grasso vs. Esquibel: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Highlights

    Invicta FC returns to Kansas City with a strawweight showdown leading the charge. Alexa Grasso squares off against Jodie Esquibel in the evening's five-round main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 hours ago 2,554 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC 201: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC 201 is almost here! Reigning welterweight champion Robbie Lawler (27-10) risks his belt for the third time when he steps into the cage with Tyron Woodley (15-3) at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, on Saturday...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 14 hours ago 11,623 reads 47 comments

  3. 5 Rounds: Stephen Thompson on Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley at UFC 201

    Thousands of fans will flock to the Philips Arena in Atlanta on Saturday to see Tyron Woodley (15-3 MMA , 5-2 UFC) challenge Robbie Lawler (27-10 MMA, 12-4 UFC) for the UFC welterweight championship...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 21 hours ago 9,979 reads 28 comments

  4. The Strawweight Division Should Be a Cornerstone of the New UFC

    The UFC's landscape is changing. With the promotion's $4 billion sale to WME -IMG and Zuffa's exit from the landscape of MMA, the new owners will soon be looking for a new TV deal and, more important, new stars to market on pay-per-view...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 day ago 5,280 reads 13 comments

  5. Rose Namajunas vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 201 will feature a big strawweight showdown in the co-main event. No. 3-ranked Rose Namajunas (5-2) meets No. 7-ranked Karolina Kowalkiewicz (9-0) inside the Octagon...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 day ago 3,726 reads 8 comments

  6. UFC 201: Can Robbie Lawler Escape Upset Curse and Get Past Tyron Woodley?

    Tyron Woodley may be the most dangerous kind of opponent for Robbie Lawler right now—under-hyped and overqualified...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 day ago 11,898 reads 53 comments

  7. Lawler vs. Woodley: Career Stats, Odds, Highlights for Both Before UFC 201

    When "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler competes, there's a good chance he's winning Fight of the Night. The reigning welterweight champion has taken Fight of the Night honors in four ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 day ago 1,084 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley Odds, Tickets, Predictions and Pre-Weigh-in Hype

    The UFC welterweight title will be on the line Saturday in Atlanta when the champion Ruthless Robbie Lawler defends his belt against The Chosen One Tyron Woodley ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 day ago 4,382 reads 13 comments

  9. Amir Khan Wants Conor McGregor UFC Fight to Prove He's a 'Real Man'

    Amir Khan thinks a bout with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would show he is a “real man” as he continues to talk up a potential switch to MMA ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 day ago 25,737 reads 85 comments

  10. The Complete Guide to UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley

    The world's largest MMA promotion heads to Atlanta this Saturday, July 30, for the UFC 201 card on pay-per-view...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 2 days ago 16,315 reads 34 comments

  11. UFC 201 Betting Preview: Lawler Odds-On Favorite to Defend Welterweight Title

    Robbie Lawler (27-10) and Tyron Woodley (15-3) are two former Strikeforce fighters who have hit it big in the UFC...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 days ago 446 reads 0 comments

  12. Conor McGregor Sends Nate Diaz Video Message, Trash-Talks His Wardrobe

    With more than three weeks to go until their highly anticipated rematch, the trash-talking between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz has already begun. It may not have been face-to-face, but it's close enough...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 21,515 reads 20 comments

  13. Ronda vs. Cyborg Re-Emerges As MMA's Top Rivalry, But Will It Ever Happen?

    The matchup is perfect, almost to the point of being theoretical. It’s like one of those CGI-based competition shows you’d catch on the Discovery Channel...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 11,156 reads 104 comments

  14. Matt Brown vs. Jake Ellenberger: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 201 takes place in Atlanta on Saturday, and part of the main card action is a thrilling welterweight matchup...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 days ago 3,387 reads 13 comments

  15. For UFC Women's Bantamweight Division, How Many Upsets Are Too Many?

    A little bit of chaos can be fun. For eight months or so, it was easy to make the case that the UFC women's bantamweight division was benefiting from its recent bout of unpredictability...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 days ago 11,854 reads 70 comments

  16. For Brothers Phoenix Jones and Caros Fodor, Long Rivalry Culminates in Cage

    For the people that knew them, it should have been obvious Caros Fodor and Ben "Phoenix Jones" Fodor would one day step into a cage to do what they'd always done privately. There were too many signs it was inevitable...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 4 days ago 31,824 reads 14 comments

  17. Why Is the UFC Worth $4 Billion?

    When the announcement finally came that the UFC had been sold after weeks of speculation, the $4 billion price tag entertainment agency WME-IMG paid for it raised eyebrows around the sporting world...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 4 days ago 15,493 reads 22 comments

  18. UFC on Fox 20 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 201

    UFC on Fox 20 is in the books. The results are as follows (via Bleacher Report 's own Nathan McCarter ): Valentina Shevchenko defeats Holly Holm by unanimous decision (49-46, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 13,733 reads 48 comments

  19. Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Robbie Lawler will defend his welterweight title against No. 1 contender Tyron Woodley as the main event of UFC 201 on Saturday...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 5 days ago 11,299 reads 38 comments

  20. Conor McGregor and Cristiano Ronaldo Mix It Up at McGregor's Las Vegas Camp

    Insert kicking joke here. UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor may have gotten a footwork pointer or two from a recent VIP visitor: soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 47,692 reads 42 comments

  21. Matches to Make After UFC on Fox 20

    UFC on Fox 20 hit Chicago, and the main event featured another bantamweight shake-up. Valentina Shevchenko up-ended Holly Holm by unanimous decision. Ever since Holm's stunning KO of Ronda Rousey, the division has been topsy-turvy...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 days ago 15,714 reads 40 comments

  22. Dan Henderson Announces He'll Retire After Michael Bisping Fight at UFC 204

    Former Pride middleweight champion Dan Henderson has confirmed he will retire from mixed martial arts after his scheduled fight against Michael Bisping at UFC 204 on November 12...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 days ago 51,900 reads 87 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 20 Results: Edson Barboza Proves He's More Than Just a Highlight Reel

    Whatever Edson Barboza is doing differently this year, it’s working. Barboza methodically chopped down Gilbert Melendez Saturday in the co-main event of UFC on Fox 20, ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 days ago 5,051 reads 11 comments

  24. Holly Holm's Surprising Loss Changes Landscape for Ronda Rousey's Return

    For as long as she lives, Holly Holm will be connected to Ronda Rousey , the way she was last November, when her left leg connected on one of the sport’s all-time kicks...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 6 days ago 240,111 reads 188 comments

  25. UFC on Fox 20 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Chicago

    Pressure can crush you, or it can make diamonds. The MMA world found out what kind of carbon object Holly Holm was Saturday night at UFC on Fox 20. I'm sorry for the sports cliche, but it's a perfect fit for the situation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 days ago 43,161 reads 43 comments