1. MMA's 'Fighter of the Year' a 2-Man Race Between Cerrone and Lawler

    As 2014 winds down, and we look to what the future might hold in 2015 for mixed martial arts, the pack starts to thin in the race for "Fighter of the Year," and so far it’s ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 16 days ago 21,013 reads 57 comments

  2. The UFC Needs New Blood at the Top of These 3 Divisions

    There are some divisions in the UFC where the talent pool seems endless. Classes like lightweight, featherweight, and welterweight have always had a constant stream of contenders rising up through the ranks...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 16 days ago 9,328 reads 36 comments

  3. Browne to Schaub: 'Opinions Are Like a------S, You Should Keep Them to Yourself'

    As if he didn't already have his hands full with UFC heavyweight contender Travis Browne, Brendan Schaub fanned the already roaring flame of "Hapa" during a September episode of ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 17 days ago 9,393 reads 29 comments

  4. Triumphant Return of Dominick Cruz Is MMA's Best Story of 2014

    He was on the sidelines so long that we nearly forgot about him entirely. Nearly three years passed between Dominick Cruz 's last two fights...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 17 days ago 8,235 reads 34 comments

  5. Hallmann Suspended for Positive Drug Test

    Piotr Hallman suffered his second loss under the UFC banner at UFC Fight Night 51 in Brasilia, Brazil, and he will have to wait nine months to get back inside the Octagon...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 1,549 reads 0 comments

  6. UFC: 'We Stand By' Cung Le's Suspension

    The UFC is defending the results of a drug test it performed on middleweight Cung Le, who failed due to human growth hormone and was subsequently suspended one year...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 470 reads 0 comments

  7. Gustafsson Not Happy with Critics After UFC FN 53

    UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm didn't turn out to have any home-cage advantage for the Swedish fighters. And the country's most iconic mixed martial artist, Alexander Gustafsson, is ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 1,330 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC Fighter Cody Gibson Gets Punched in Face by Guy at a Bar (Video)

    Cody Gibson won’t be entitled to any UFC bonuses for his brief scuffle a little over a week ago at a bar in downtown Las Vegas...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 17 days ago 55,769 reads 106 comments

  9. UFC's Faber Joins Group to Own MLS Franchise

    Urijah Faber, the prominent mixed martial arts fighter from Sacramento, is joining several Kings minority owners and others who have signed on as investors in Sacramento Republic FC, the soccer team announced today...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 906 reads 0 comments

  10. Video: UFC's Gibson in Bar Brawl After Loss

    ll that's not a good look on any level. Not only is Gibson out getting in drunken fights, but he's not exactly winning them...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 283 reads 0 comments

  11. Mendes on McGregor: 'I Think I Would Kill Him'

    Chad Mendes is less than two weeks out from his title fight rematch with featherweight champion Jose Aldo at UFC 179 in Brazil, but despite his constant focus, there's been a buzzing in his ear lately like a gnat that's just begging to be swatted...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 3,325 reads 3 comments

  12. Renzo Gracie Wants Another UFC Fight

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 17 days ago 658 reads 0 comments

  13. Conor McGregor vs. the Top Featherweights: How Does He Match Up vs. Aldo & Co.?

    Conor McGregor stepped into the Octagon against Marcus Brimage as one of the best but unknown European prospects the UFC could find. It took him just one minute and seven seconds to justify the signing...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 17 days ago 17,885 reads 152 comments

  14. The Most Interesting Fighter in Each Division, Outside of the Champion

    Each UFC division is an intricate weave consisting of varying entities of all shapes and sizes. From positioned top contenders to rising superstars, crafty veterans to exciting rookies, ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 17 days ago 20,411 reads 54 comments

  15. Chris Weidman: America Rarely Cheers for Its Own Fighters in MMA

    UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman feels that good ol' fashioned American patriotism is dwindling in mixed martial arts, and that's something that needs to change as soon as possible...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 17 days ago 8,623 reads 132 comments

  16. The Fighting Life: Live Blogging Chapter 3 of B/R's 'MMA Road Trip 2014'

    There are always more stories waiting to be told from the road. That's the beautiful part about that twisting, winding, curving thing; there is always something to be found when one has the courage to set about looking...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 17 days ago 18,782 reads 3 comments

  17. Report: Three Fighters Released from the UFC

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 days ago 4,563 reads 2 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 54: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    At UFC Fight Night 54, Rory MacDonald made a statement and showed he might be at the front of the line to challenge the winner of an upcoming championship bout between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 18 days ago 7,352 reads 3 comments

  19. UFC Fighter Josh Burkman: I Lost That Fight to Get out of My Contract

    Last October, Josh Burkman , fresh off the biggest win of his career over former UFC contender Jon Fitch, lost a fight for the World Series of Fighting welterweight title to the relatively unknown underdog Steve Carl...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 18 days ago 20,796 reads 46 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 54 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Rory MacDonald

    All the pressure was on Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 54 on Saturday. Fighting in his own backyard against a relatively unheralded opponent in Tarec Saffiedine, and with a title ...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 18 days ago 12,336 reads 23 comments

  21. Rory MacDonald Emerges as Title Threat for Spring; Can He Continue to Excite?

    In the aftermath of Rory MacDonald’s third-round TKO of Tarec Saffiedine on Saturday, a common phrase flying around online was that it’ll now be " hard to deny " MacDonald a welterweight title shot...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 18 days ago 14,817 reads 120 comments

  22. 3 Fights to Make for Raphael Assuncao Following UFC Fight Night 54 Win

    Raphael Assuncao defeated Bryan Caraway at UFC Fight Night 54 to run his win streak to seven. The No. 4-ranked bantamweight contender has been seeking a title shot for some time, ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 18 days ago 4,312 reads 11 comments

  23. UFC Fight Nights 53, 54 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 179

    UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54 are in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 53 Results (h/t BloodyElbow .com's Mookie Alexander ): Main Card Rick Story def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 22,305 reads 63 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 54 Results: Winners, Scorecards from MacDonald vs. Saffiedine

    Rory MacDonald ended a bland night of fights in Halifax with a bang. In the third round of his UFC Fight Night 54 main event bout against Tarec Saffiedine , MacDonald landed a huge left uppercut that dropped his opponent...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 18 days ago 2,014 reads 1 comments

  25. The Good, Bad and Strange from UFC Fight Night 54

    The welterweight division is one of the most talent-rich collectives in the UFC, and two of the top fighters in the 170-pound fold collided when Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine squared off at Fight Night 54...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 18 days ago 8,884 reads 6 comments