1. This Brutal 'Knee to the Head' Knockout Would Have Been Illegal in America

    Knees and kicks to the head of a downed opponent are expressly forbidden under the unified rules of MMA ...but not all organizations compete using that set of regulations...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 35,591 reads 0 comments

  2. Roy Nelson, Bellator Agree to Contract

    Heavyweight fighter Roy Nelson has reached a deal to compete in Bellator. Bellator announced the deal Tuesday, per Luke Thomas of Sirius XM 93. MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani first reported Nelson signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator on May 26...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 13,736 reads 0 comments

  3. Angela Lee, the Fastest Rising Star in Women's MMA, Easily Wins Her Latest

    Perhaps the best female fighter not competing in the USA notched yet another win on Friday morning. Angela Lee defended her ONE Championship atomweight strap inside of two rounds by defeating Istela Nunes...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 16,317 reads 0 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 109 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    Flying through the clouds, below the radar and touching down in Stockholm, Sweden, it's UFC Fight Night 109. With so many of the sport's top stars out of action or indisposed, some of these events have a hard time taking on real gravitas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 17,765 reads 0 comments

  5. Chuck Liddell Reveals What It Would Take for Him to Return to MMA

    The hints kept coming, week after week, battering fans like a classic Chuck Liddell combination. First it was a video of the 47-year-old former UFC champion pounding poor Jay Glazer ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 2 months ago 40,407 reads 0 comments

  6. Meet Gokhan Saki, the Kickboxer Who's About to Take the UFC by Storm

    When life presents you with an opportunity, you have to capitalize on that opportunity. It's not Rimbaud, but it's good life advice nonetheless. And it had to be what Gokhan Saki was thinking...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 19,136 reads 0 comments

  7. MMA Fighter's Mother Slaps Her Son After TKO Defeat

    Ronda Rousey's mom approves. Another hard-driving MMA matriarch burst on to the scene Thursday at the Fight Nights Global 67 event in Russia...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 317,735 reads 0 comments

  8. Angela Magana Tells TMZ She'll 'Most Definitely' Sue Cris Cyborg for Punch

    UFC star Angela Magana has said she will "most definitely" take legal action against Cris Cyborg after the Brazilian punched her at the UFC Athlete Retreat on Sunday. Speaking to TMZ Sports , Magana said "You f--ked up, big time...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 2 months ago 22,384 reads 0 comments

  9. Jones Rematch Awaits Alexander Gustafsson If He Bounces Back at Fight Night 109

    There was a time when Alexander Gustafsson mauled the greatest to ever do it. With no one expecting much going into UFC 165, the Swede tore into Toronto and beat Jon Jones from pillar to post in a way no one ever had...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 37,628 reads 0 comments

  10. Angela Magana Challenges Cris Cyborg to Fight After Punch at UFC Retreat

    Angela Magana is ready to settle her beef with Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino inside the octagon. The UFC women's bantamweight competitor took to Twitter on Wednesday to challenge Justino ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 18,030 reads 0 comments

  11. Yoel Romero, Robert Whittaker Face Off in July for Interim UFC Middleweight Belt

    Is it possible for an interim title fight to carry more electricity than the real thing? That may be just the situation in the UFC middleweight division...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 13,346 reads 0 comments

  12. TJ Dillashaw vs. Cody Garbrandt Scratched from UFC 213

    A back injury will prevent UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt from defending his title against TJ Dillashaw at UFC 213 on July 8, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN. Dillashaw will instead take on flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson in August...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 37,482 reads 0 comments

  13. Stipe Miocic's Perfect Next Foe: How About the Daniel Cormier-Jon Jones Winner?

    Three things you need to know about the road ahead for the UFC’s two weightiest divisions: First, Stipe Miocic is on the verge of making heavyweight history in his third ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 15,635 reads 0 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Shows Support for Potential Fighter's Union at UFC Athlete's Retreat

    At a UFC Athlete Retreat in Las Vegas on Monday, NBA legend Kobe Bryant expressed support for the formation of a UFC fighters union...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 4,160 reads 0 comments

  15. Cris Cyborg Issues Statement After Punching Angela Magana at UFC Athlete Retreat

    Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino provided a statement on her Facebook page Monday regarding her physical altercation with Angela Magana at the UFC Athlete Retreat in Las Vegas this past weekend...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 29,922 reads 0 comments

  16. Swimsuit Model Mia Kang Used Muay Thai to Fight Eating Disorders, Now Eyeing MMA

    Swimsuit model Mia Kang found a unique way to beat anorexia and bulimia: by beating up people. In an April interview with Health magazine, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 66,009 reads 0 comments

  17. Cris Cyborg Cited for Battery After Punching Angela Magana on Video

    MMA fighter Cris Cyborg has been cited for battery by authorities after punching Angela Magana in the face over the weekend in Las Vegas, TMZ Sports reported: "According ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 26,715 reads 0 comments

  18. MMAer Unknowingly Fought While Pregnant, According to Her UFC Fighter Boyfriend

    Earlier this year, Serena Williams won her 23rd singles Grand Slam championship at the Australian Open. Just weeks later, she revealed she was pregnant with her first child...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 2 months ago 295,864 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: Cris Cyborg, Angela Magana Come to Blows at UFC Athlete Retreat

    To the surprise of very few, the UFC Athlete Retreat saw tensions build and eventually erupt on a few different fronts...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 48,511 reads 0 comments

  20. Conor McGregor Calls out Floyd Mayweather with Boxing Photo: 'Sign Your End'

    UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has reportedly agreed to his end of a contract that would pit him against Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring. Now, he wants Money to sign his end...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 102,089 reads 0 comments

  21. US Fighter Dorian Price Wins Muay Thai Bout After Double Knockdown

    This fight was determined by who stood up first. Dorian Price, a 39-year-old American, reached his feet before France's Jonathan Lecat could at Saturday's Max Muay Thai 167-pound bout at Max Muay Thai Stadium Pattaya in Thailand...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 41,906 reads 0 comments

  22. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino Says She Wants to Box on Mayweather vs. McGregor Undercard

    On Saturday, MMA fighter Cris "Cyborg" Justino revealed on Twitter that she would like to try boxing before her fighting career is over, adding that she would "love a chance" ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 12,304 reads 0 comments

  23. 12-Year-Old Momo Wins MMA Debut by Choking Her 24-Year-Old Opponent Unconscious

    Remember the 12-year-old girl who was set to make her amateur MMA debut at Deep Jewels 16 against a woman twice her age? Well, it happened Saturday in Tokyo. And she dominated her elder...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 165,958 reads 0 comments

  24. Bellator 179 Results: Rory MacDonald Submits Paul Daley in Main Event Debut

    After a one-month break, Bellator made its return Friday from the SSE Arena in London, and Rory MacDonald made a successful debut with the promotion by defeating Paul Daley via submission in the main event...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 26,655 reads 0 comments

  25. 10 Former UFC Champs Who Have Been (and Probably Still Are) in Dana's Doghouse

    Throughout Dana White 's many years with the company, he has meticulously worked to make his vision of the UFC a reality...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 66,967 reads 0 comments