1. Ronda Rousey's Disappearing Act May Be for Good After 2nd Straight Loss

    All week long, Ronda Rousey had nothing to say. Her UFC 207 fight week public hush followed a year of monastic silence in favor of time spent on a spirit quest...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 421,529 reads 368 comments

  2. UFC 207: On Fight Night, Cody Garbrandt Finds the Answer to Dominick Cruz's Talk

    Dominick Cruz thought he had Cody Garbrandt beat before the two men even stepped in the cage at UFC 207 on Friday night in Las Vegas. Stunningly, Garbrandt had all the answers once the talking stopped and the fight started...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 19,554 reads 27 comments

  3. UFC 207 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rousey vs. Nunes Fight Card

    There are always plenty of lessons following any fight card, but the learning curve is not usually as steep as it was for UFC 207 on Friday night from Las Vegas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 47,842 reads 79 comments

  4. Nunes vs. Rousey Results: Winner and Knockout Reaction from UFC 207

    UFC 207 was marketed as the glorious return of Ronda Rousey , but it didn't turn out to be a warm welcome back to the sport for The Rowdy One...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 276,271 reads 495 comments

  5. UFC 207 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Nunes vs. Rousey Card

    Amanda Nunes spoiled Ronda Rousey's much-hyped return to the Octagon with a decisive first-round TKO to retain the women's bantamweight championship at UFC 207...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 7,439 reads 18 comments

  6. Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt Results: Winner, Reaction from UFC 207

    At UFC 207, Cody Garbrandt not only talked the talk, but he walked the walk to the tune of a unanimous-decision win over Dominick Cruz in the co-main event to become the new champion of the UFC's bantamweight division...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 16,767 reads 74 comments

  7. Watch: UFC 207 Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey Post-Fight Press Conference

    UFC 207 was a card defined by high highs and low lows, culminating in a blockbuster women's bantamweight title fight between Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey . But of course, UFC 207 didn't end with a champion's hand being raised...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 16,677 reads 7 comments

  8. TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 207

    In another time, another life, UFC 207's TJ Dillashaw and John Lineker would've already had a title shot off their current runs. As bantamweight champion, Dillashaw began sniffing around the No...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 5,331 reads 7 comments

  9. Rousey vs. Nunes Purse: Prize-Money Payouts for UFC 207 Main Event

    Ronda Rousey received a $3 million purse guarantee for her hyped return to the Octagon in the main event of UFC 207 on Friday night. Her opponent, current women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, got a $100,000 purse with a matching win bonus...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 75,735 reads 10 comments

  10. UFC 207 Nunes vs. Rousey: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    It wasn't even close. Amanda Nunes hit Ronda Rousey once and the writing was on the wall. Rousey got demolished by the reigning bantamweight champion in just 48 seconds...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 393,802 reads 346 comments

  11. Nunes vs. Rousey: Odds, Tickets, Predictions After Weigh-In

    The UFC's biggest star after Conor McGregor is returning to the Octagon after 13 months. That's right, Ronda Rousey is back. But in her path to redemption lies the "Lioness" Amanda Nunes ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 1 month ago 1,561 reads 0 comments

  12. UFC 207 Fight Card: PPV Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Nunes vs. Rousey

    The UFC is set to go out with a bang in 2016 as UFC 207's Friday card features two title fights and plenty of other intriguing bouts that will impact the respective divisions' title pictures...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 6,405 reads 0 comments

  13. Amanda Nunes vs. Ronda Rousey: Keys to Victory for Fighters at UFC 207

    Ronda Rousey is back, but she's entering the Octagon against arguably her toughest opponent to date. And yes, that includes Holly Holm. Rousey has been a ghost throughout fight week...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 1 month ago 1,862 reads 0 comments

  14. Is Ronda Rousey Broken or Ready to Roar Back? Her Past May Offer Some Clues

    The kick the UFC doesn't want you to see landed squarely on the neck, immaculately timed and perfectly placed. The result was instantaneous—the complete removal of UFC champion Ronda Rousey 's motor skill and higher-level functioning...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 103,788 reads 73 comments

  15. UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    New Year's Eve might be the night when the amateurs come out to party. but this weekend's action is going to get started a day early with UFC 207 on Friday night...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 1 month ago 4,225 reads 1 comments

  16. UFC 207: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    At long last, Ronda Rousey is back—and boy, does she look scary. But what about the UFC women's bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes? Just look at the state she left Miesha Tate in at UFC 200 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 34,415 reads 73 comments

  17. Nunes vs. Rousey: Weigh-In Info, Top Comments Before UFC 207

    The weigh-ins are over, the main event is official, the only thing left to do is get Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey in the Octagon to fight for the bantamweight title Friday night...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 1 month ago 6,038 reads 15 comments

  18. As Ronda Rousey Ducks Media, Amanda Nunes Waits for Her Championship Moment

    Ronda Rousey and Amanda Nunes finally got together Thursday afternoon during the ceremonial weigh-ins for their women’s bantamweight title fight at UFC 207. The ensuing staredown was brief and routine...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 3,431 reads 12 comments

  19. Ronda Rousey Blows Off Interview at UFC 207 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins

    If you blinked, you probably missed her. After a week of silence, Ronda Rousey emerged at the UFC 207 ceremonial weigh-ins to look UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes in the eye...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 16,820 reads 51 comments

  20. UFC 207 and the Mishandled Return of Ronda Rousey

    It's a hot night in San Francisco in 2004. The Fillmore Auditorium is abuzz with laughter. People wipe away tears and roll in the aisles as stand-up comedian Dave Chappelle knocks ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 58,349 reads 76 comments

  21. WSOF: For Champ David Branch, Good Things Come in Twos

    David Branch can't pick just one fighter as a comparison point. Instead, he goes for a median between two notable poles. "Andre Ward is more of a well-rounded boxer," he said. "Bernard Hopkins took it to another level as he matured and aged...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,962 reads 7 comments

  22. UFC 207 Weigh-In Results: Rousey on Weight, Cruz-Garbrandt Camps Clash Backstage

    Ronda Rousey was not wasting any time on Thursday morning for the official UFC 207 weigh-in. She was the first to show up. The former UFC bantamweight champion tipped the scale at 135 on the dot...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 25,203 reads 29 comments

  23. Nunes vs. Rousey: UFC 207 Odds, Predictions and Pre-Fight Twitter Hype

    For a main event that has its fighters participating in little to no media this week, the silence has somehow created even more of a buildup to Friday night's bout between Amanda Nunes and Ronda Rousey at UFC 205 in Las Vegas...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 1 month ago 3,812 reads 0 comments

  24. Cain Velasquez Says He Was Ready for UFC 207, Disagrees with Decision to Cancel

    Former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez , whose rematch with Fabricio Werdum at Friday's UFC 207 was canceled under some strange circumstances, released a statement on Wednesday offering his side of the story...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,450 reads 12 comments

  25. Mike Goldberg out as UFC Play-by-Play Man, Jim Rome a Candidate to Replace Him

    Mike Goldberg, the UFC's longtime play-by-play announcer and a controversial figure in MMA circles, will leave the UFC after Friday's UFC 207 broadcast...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 36,285 reads 100 comments