1. Andrei Arlovski & Alistair Overeem Are the Rare Teammates Who Are Eager to Fight

    All parties involved admit this pending bout between Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem has temporarily ushered in an awkward time at the vaunted Jackson-Winkeljohn fight team...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 hours ago 1,355 reads 2 comments

  2. Ronda Rousey Allegedly Confronted Paige VanZant for Congratulating Holly Holm

    Ronda Rousey is apparently still bitter about her upset loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. In an appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience (via TMZ Sports ), fellow UFC fighter ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 hours ago 159,479 reads 138 comments

  3. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for May 2016

    April wasn't the busiest month of MMA action, but it did feature a few big fights. Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson made his debut in Bellator and suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 hours ago 8,804 reads 32 comments

  4. Holly Holm, Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson to Return on Stacked UFC on Fox 20

    UFC on Fox 20 went from empty to absolutely packed with a series of fight announcements on Wednesday night. The headliner? An interesting striker vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 23 hours ago 100,211 reads 55 comments

  5. Brendan Schaub Ridicules Amir Khan for Conor McGregor MMA Boast

    Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub slammed Amir Khan after the Englishman said he would " fancy [his] chances" of beating Conor McGregor if he switched to MMA ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 day ago 18,783 reads 98 comments

  6. Jordan Parsons, Bellator Fighter, Dies at Age 25

    Bellator fighter Jordan Parsons has died at the age of 25, three days after he was the victim of a hit-and-run in Florida...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 424,860 reads 53 comments

  7. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 87: Overeem vs. Arlovski

    The UFC makes its first trip to the Netherlands this Sunday with a solid offering on Fox Sports 1. In the main event, Dutchman Alistair Overeem takes on former UFC heavyweight champion ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 2 days ago 13,427 reads 27 comments

  8. Cris Cyborg Trolls Ronda Rousey over Recent Beach Workout

    Is Cris Cyborg a master troll, or did Ronda Rousey bring this on herself? Reasonable people can debate, but there can be no disagreement on one key point: Cyborg just got off a sick burn...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 190,337 reads 161 comments

  9. The Beaten Path: 4 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in May

    The world of MMA prospects is really opening up. Hardcore fans know the usual suspects — those smaller shows that incubate up-and-comers for the big time...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 7,899 reads 10 comments

  10. Alistair Overeem vs. Andrei Arlovski: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Rotterdam, Netherlands, plays host to a big heavyweight showdown this weekend in MMA. No. 5-ranked heavyweight Alistair Overeem (40-14, 1 NC) meets No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 days ago 8,061 reads 26 comments

  11. UFC 200: The Best Under-the-Radar Storylines at the UFC's Gala July Event

    It has been hard to get a word in edgewise so far. Granted, UFC 200 is still a bit more than two months away, but to date most of the pre-fight attention has been swallowed up by one or two main storylines—and just a few loudmouthed fighters...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 days ago 14,260 reads 47 comments

  12. In Conor McGregor vs. UFC, the Fight Was Fixed but Not Fruitless

    And so it has come down to this in MMA fandom : Many folks root for letters and numbers over actual people...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 3 days ago 82,131 reads 253 comments

  13. Bellator's Jordan Parsons Reportedly Has Full Leg Amputated After Hit-and-Run

    Jordan Parsons, 25, a fighter competing in Bellator MMA 's featherweight division, has lost his entire right leg after a hit-and-run early Sunday morning in Florida...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 13,621 reads 21 comments

  14. MMA Video: Sheldon Reid Lands Vicious Front Kick to Opponent's Face in Liverpool

    Not to be outdone, amateur MMA fighter Sheldon Reid threw his name into the mix for Knockout of the Year with a front-kick knockout. At Shinobi War 7, Reid took on Julio Calcina in a bantamweight bout in Liverpool, England...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 4 days ago 40,078 reads 35 comments

  15. Conor McGregor Blows Up Twitter Talking Nate Diaz, Brock Lesnar, Being PPV King

    Conor McGregor shook up the sports world two weeks back when he suddenly declared that he had decided to " retire young ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 150,721 reads 260 comments

  16. Conor McGregor Rips UFC Fights in NSFW Instagram, Calls for Nate Diaz Rematch

    Conor McGregor has had enough of the back-and-forth. He wants Nate Diaz, and he's not holding back until he gets his way...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 148,318 reads 146 comments

  17. Russian MMA Newcomer Debuts with Stunning Spinning Back Kick TKO to the Liver

    Knockout of the Year contenders can come from anywhere, and Friday afternoon delivered one of the most spectacular TKOs you will see in 2016...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 days ago 80,283 reads 54 comments

  18. Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey Are Responsible for the UFC's Resurgence

    Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor are the UFC's two marquee attractions. Pay-per-view is a star-driven business, and nobody else on the UFC's roster comes close to matching the profile McGregor and Rousey have gained over the last two years...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 7 days ago 25,274 reads 121 comments

  19. Lance Palmer Discusses Why He Lost His Title, and Isn't Leaving Team Alpha Male

    Things are a lot sunnier now in Lance Palmer Land than they were four months ago. December 18 wasn’t exactly a banner day for The Party...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 days ago 9,897 reads 2 comments

  20. Dana White Says Conor McGregor Responsible for UFC 200 Withdrawal

    Conor McGregor only has himself to blame for missing out on UFC 200, according to company boss Dana White ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 8 days ago 36,141 reads 166 comments

  21. 10 UFC Fighters Who Have Fallen on Hard Times

    Into every life, a little rain must fall. And sometimes the roof is a little leakier in MMA . Like a major league pitcher with a million dollar fastball, when a fighter's skills go, they go ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 days ago 32,765 reads 33 comments

  22. UFC 200: Jon Jones Is Loved, Daniel Cormier Is Hated & McGregor Is MIA? Uh, OK

    After months of speculation and a week’s worth of utter chaos, UFC 200 finally got its main event Wednesday and—hold on—let me make sure I have all this right… ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 9 days ago 18,016 reads 87 comments

  23. Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier 2: Key Takeaways from UFC 200 Press Conference

    A formal announcement by the UFC on Wednesday confirmed Jon "Bones" Jones and Daniel Cormier will headline UFC 200 on July 9 in Las Vegas, and both fighters exuded the utmost confidence ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 17,353 reads 59 comments

  24. Ronda Rousey Reportedly Agrees to 3-Movie Deal with Lifetime Network

    UFC superstar Ronda Rousey reportedly reached an agreement with the Lifetime Network on a three-picture movie deal with a focus on empowerment projects. Denise Petski of Deadline first reported the news on Wednesday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 days ago 70,294 reads 105 comments

  25. Conor McGregor Reportedly Offered $2M to Fight on Fedor vs. Maldonado Card

    Conor McGregor has reportedly received a lucrative offer to fight Rasul Mirzaev in the undercard of Fedor Emelianenko 's heavyweight bout with Fabio Maldonado at Fight Nights Global on June 17...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 9 days ago 46,485 reads 117 comments