1. The Question: Can Anderson Silva Reclaim Greatness at UFC 183?

    Bleacher Report lead mixed martial arts writers Jonathan Snowden and Jeremy Botter have banded together—much like a modern-day version of Wham !— to take on the most important questions facing the MMA world...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 11 hours ago 3,559 reads 27 comments

  2. UFC 183: Is Nick Diaz Being Underestimated Against Anderson Silva?

    Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva return to the cage this weekend for a five-round main event that is a dream fight. Two men who love to go toe-to-toe while talking trash. They are showoffs, but in drastically different ways...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 33 minutes ago 52 reads 1 comments

  3. It's OK for Nick Diaz to Lose to Anderson Silva at UFC 183; He's Still Nick Diaz

    Some people are beyond reproach. It can be at the office, at the schoolyard, even in team sports. You’ ve seen the guy or gal: boss’ favorite, teacher’s favorite, coach’s favorite...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 3 hours ago 1,405 reads 4 comments

  4. The Beaten Path: 5 Bantamweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We left off with the featherweights. It's time for the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series to continue—this time with the bantamweights. The bantamweight division is stacked with prospects...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 hours ago 817 reads 0 comments

  5. UFC Featherweight Corassani to Retire After KO Loss to Sicilia

    TUF 14 alum and UFC veteran Akira Corassani has apparently called it a career following a 1st round KO defeat to Sam Sicilia in Stockholm, Sweden...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 23 minutes ago 18 reads 0 comments

  6. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown for UFC 183

    It's been too long. And what a wait it's been. A gruesome broken leg prevented Anderson Silva from stepping inside of the cage for over a year...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 9 hours ago 2,198 reads 8 comments

  7. Chuck O'Neil: Not as You Remember, but Better Than Ever

    If heart could be measured, then there is no doubt that Chuck O’Neil would be one of the wealthiest fighters on the planet...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 14 hours ago 1,490 reads 3 comments

  8. What Should the UFC Do Now with Alexander Gustafsson?

    The Mauler has known better days. Alexander Gustafsson finds himself at loose ends after Saturday’s first-round TKO loss to Anthony Johnson at UFC on Fox 14...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 16 hours ago 15,426 reads 34 comments

  9. Tyron Woodley vs. Kelvin Gastelum: A Complete Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC welterweights Tyron "The Chosen One" Woodley and Kelvin Gastelum are both battling for position on the 170-pound ladder when they meet Saturday in the co-main event of UFC 183 ...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 8 hours ago 161 reads 2 comments

  10. Ranking the 5 Best Blackzilians in the UFC Right Now

    Between Vitor "The Phenom" Belfort challenging Chris Weidman at UFC 184 for the middleweight title and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's recent thrashing of former top 205-pound contender ...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 9 hours ago 301 reads 0 comments

  11. Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson Looks Downright Scary, Smart Money Still on Jon Jones

    Three-and-a-half years ago, in the early fall of 2011, the present-day reality of the UFC's light heavyweight title picture would have seemed outlandish, ridiculous and utterly impossible...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 17 hours ago 14,868 reads 123 comments

  12. Jones Details Erased Gustafsson Tweet, Gives His Opinion on Divisional Rankings

    Despite the fact that Alexander Gustafsson gave him his greatest challenge in his storied career, UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones offered The Mauler little respect following his devastating upset loss at UFC on Fox 14 on Saturday...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 18 hours ago 8,363 reads 39 comments

  13. Royce Gracie Advises Jon Jones to 'behave' Since He Is a Role Model for Children

    While UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones' positive drug test for cocaine was revealed several weeks ago, fighters continue to offer their thoughts - and advice - on the incident whenever prompted to...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 12 hours ago 197 reads 0 comments

  14. Russian WMMA Pioneer Joins Political Group Defending Russia from Pro...

    Last year, the Maidan protests in Kiev successfully led to the ejection of former Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 13 hours ago 78 reads 0 comments

  15. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino's Next Invicta Fight Set for Same Weekend, City as Rousey

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino's next fight is scheduled to take place the same weekend as her rival Ronda Rousey's. Oh, and in the same city, too...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 14 hours ago 250 reads 0 comments

  16. UFC 183: A Win over Nick Diaz Should Not Garner Anderson Silva a Title Shot

    Anderson Silva is a major star within mixed martial arts. His status as a legend was cemented with a title reign that included 10 defenses of the UFC Middleweight Championship and 16 straight wins in the Octagon...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 21 hours ago 2,825 reads 15 comments

  17. Even with Defeat, Alexander Gustafsson Can Earn His Way Back to a Title Shot

    Alexander Gustafsson found himself on the wrong end of a major upset at UFC on Fox 14. In less than three minutes, Anthony Johnson had stopped him via vicious strikes in front of scores of his countrymen...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 2 days ago 17,150 reads 97 comments

  18. Spike TV President: Rampage Jackson's Actions 'Not Unexpected If You Look...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 14 hours ago 344 reads 0 comments

  19. UFC on Fox 14 Pulls in Highest Overnight Ratings in 2 Years

    UFC on Fox 14 drew higher ratings than any other UFC on Fox event over the past two years. Saturday's event drew 2...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 24 hours ago 3,112 reads 10 comments

  20. Daniel Cormier: Alexander Gustafsson Could Be 'Golden Ticket' to Jon Jones...

    From the moment Anthony "Rumble" Johnson forced his way into the next shot at Jon Jones' UFC light heavyweight title.....

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 16 hours ago 996 reads 0 comments

  21. McMann: Rousey Fight Saved My Father's Life

    As she gets set to fight Miesha Tate this weekend at UFC 183 in Las Vegas, Sara McMann is finally talking about the extraordinary events that surrounded her UFC 170 title fight with Ronda Rousey...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 hours ago 544 reads 0 comments

  22. Johnson Rumbles His Way to No. 1, Gustafsson Falls to No. 2

    The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following UFC on FOX 14, which went down this past weekend (Sat., Jan., 24, 2015) inside Tel2 Arena in Stockholm, Sweden...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 17 hours ago 1,220 reads 0 comments

  23. The Beaten Path: 5 Featherweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We left off with the lightweights. It's now time for the featherweights. That's right, the Prospects the UFC Should Sign series is back with a vengeance. The featherweight division has recently become one of the deepest divisions in the UFC...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 day ago 4,556 reads 5 comments

  24. MMA, Boxing in Danger of Being Illegal in Tennessee

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 18 hours ago 320 reads 0 comments

  25. UFC 183: Early Predictions for Silva vs. Diaz Main Event

    Can Anderson Silva recapture the aura of invincibility that made him one of the greatest champions in MMA history? That question will be answered on January 31 when he takes on Nick Diaz at UFC 183 ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 day ago 3,544 reads 7 comments