1. Matches to Make After UFC on Fox 20

    UFC on Fox 20 hit Chicago, and the main event featured another bantamweight shake-up. Valentina Shevchenko up-ended Holly Holm by unanimous decision. Ever since Holm's stunning KO of Ronda Rousey, the division has been topsy-turvy...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 15,814 reads 40 comments

  2. Dan Henderson Announces He'll Retire After Michael Bisping Fight at UFC 204

    Former Pride middleweight champion Dan Henderson has confirmed he will retire from mixed martial arts after his scheduled fight against Michael Bisping at UFC 204 on November 12...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 2 months ago 53,084 reads 87 comments

  3. UFC on Fox 20 Results: Edson Barboza Proves He's More Than Just a Highlight Reel

    Whatever Edson Barboza is doing differently this year, it’s working. Barboza methodically chopped down Gilbert Melendez Saturday in the co-main event of UFC on Fox 20, ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 5,114 reads 11 comments

  4. Holly Holm's Surprising Loss Changes Landscape for Ronda Rousey's Return

    For as long as she lives, Holly Holm will be connected to Ronda Rousey , the way she was last November, when her left leg connected on one of the sport’s all-time kicks...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 2 months ago 243,454 reads 188 comments

  5. UFC on Fox 20 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Chicago

    Pressure can crush you, or it can make diamonds. The MMA world found out what kind of carbon object Holly Holm was Saturday night at UFC on Fox 20. I'm sorry for the sports cliche, but it's a perfect fit for the situation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 43,507 reads 43 comments

  6. Gilbert Melendez vs. Edson Barboza Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC on Fox

    At UFC on Fox 20 in Chicago, No. 6 lightweight Edson Barboza (18-4) took a unanimous decision over former Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez (22-6)...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 2 months ago 18,677 reads 18 comments

  7. UFC on Fox 20 Results: Winners, Scorecards for Holm vs. Shevchenko Card

    In a tactical, stand-up battle, Valentina Shevchenko handed former UFC women's bantamweight champion Holly Holm her second straight loss. Shevchenko earned the unanimous-decision victory (49-46x3)...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 23,265 reads 59 comments

  8. Holly Holm vs. Valentina Shevchenko Results: Winner, Reaction from UFC on Fox 20

    Valentina "Bullet" Shevchenko ensured that the run of upsets in the UFC women's bantamweight division didn't stop at UFC on Fox 20 on Saturday...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 40,807 reads 71 comments

  9. Brock Lesnar, Jon Jones Reportedly Won't Be Fined by UFC for Failed Drug Tests

    Brock Lesnar and Jon "Bones" Jones each failed drug tests in relation to UFC 200, but neither fighter will be fined by the UFC...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 62,504 reads 65 comments

  10. UFC on Fox 20: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    The UFC returned to Chicago for UFC on Fox 20 on Saturday evening, and the bantamweight division continues to be a complete wild card. Valentina Shevchenko upset Holly Holm with a clear-cut unanimous decision in the main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 71,040 reads 191 comments

  11. UFC on Fox 20 and the Continuing Trend of Bad Fox Shows

    UFC on Fox 20 is bad. Go ahead and talk about obscure prospects and unranked women and heavyweights who’ve combined for two total UFC fights; if you love those things, Saturday night is going to be the best night of your life...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 20,194 reads 49 comments

  12. One Top MMA Prospect Wins Debut, One Suffers Massive Upset Loss in Friday Action

    Mackenzie Dern 's fight on Friday could not have gone much better. Darrion Caldwell's could not have gone much worse. Even when the prospects are elite, as Dern and Caldwell both are, the issue is never certain in MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 8,671 reads 0 comments

  13. Bellator 159 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Caldwell vs. Taimanglo Card

    "Baby" Joe Taimanglo has pulled off the latest major upset in MMA . On Friday night in Mulvane, Kansas, the Guamanian knocked off Darrion Caldwell in the Bellator 159 main event with a stunning third-round victory via submission...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 5,782 reads 8 comments

  14. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino Says She Wants to Fight Ronda Rousey at UFC 205

    If Ronda Rousey makes her return at UFC 205 on Nov. 12, Cris "Cyborg" Justino looms as a formidable and willing opponent. Justino posted comments on social media Friday regarding a prospective bout with Rousey, per ESPN...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 31,433 reads 106 comments

  15. How Greg Jackson and Brandon Gibson Prepared Landon Vannata for the UFC

    "This man got mad squabbles," said Rashad Evans during the post-fight show following the UFC's Fight Night card in Sioux Falls on July 13...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 2 months ago 6,342 reads 17 comments

  16. Jose Aldo Says Frankie Edgar Spy Comment Was 'Jab' at Conor McGregor

    UFC interim featherweight champion Jose Aldo has clarified that his comments about having spies in Frankie Edgar's camp following their bout at UFC 200 were not to be taken seriously and were in fact a "jab" at Conor McGregor...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 2 months ago 26,429 reads 29 comments

  17. UFC on Fox 20: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC on Fox 20 goes down Saturday from the Windy City, also known as Chicago. Chicago is also known as The City of Broad Shoulders...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 54,519 reads 44 comments

  18. Strawweight Felice Herrig Posts Weight-Cutting Selfie Before UFC on Fox 20

    Weight-cutting is not a new concept in combat sports. But fight fans don't often get a behind-the-scenes look at the process—or the effects it can have on the body...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 18,487 reads 40 comments

  19. Felice Herrig vs. Kailin Curran: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC on Fox 20 kicks off the main card with a strawweight contest pitting a veteran against an up-and-coming prospect...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 8,146 reads 12 comments

  20. Holm Alone: As UFC on Fox 20's Biggest Star, Holly Holm Carries a Heavy Load

    Considering all she’s accomplished in boxing and MMA , it’s strange to think Holly Holm might take up the biggest challenge of her career Saturday in Chicago against Valentina Shevchenko...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 25,154 reads 54 comments

  21. Jose Aldo Says He Had Spies in Frankie Edgar's Locker Room for UFC 200

    Jose Aldo became the UFC interim featherweight champion by defeating Frankie Edgar by unanimous decision at UFC 200, a victory he may have earned with the help of some well-placed informants...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 70,392 reads 89 comments

  22. The Complete Guide to UFC on Fox 20: Holm vs. Shevchenko

    The UFC returns to Fox on Saturday, July 23 in Chicago with a decent slate of fights. In the main event, former bantamweight champion Holly Holm takes on Kyrgyzstan-born Valentina ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 2 months ago 27,677 reads 40 comments

  23. Chad Mendes Receives 2-Year Suspension from UFC for Doping Violation

    On Wednesday, the United States Anti-Doping Agency handed UFC featherweight star Chad Mendes a two-year suspension for using a prohibited substance ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 53,535 reads 119 comments

  24. Dana White Speaks in Support of Donald Trump at Republican National Convention

    In a speech that might be best remembered for its sheer volume, UFC President Dana White gave a full-throated endorsement of freshly minted GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on Tuesday at the Republican National Convention...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 37,192 reads 111 comments

  25. UFC Releases Statement on Brock Lesnar's Positive Doping Test Ahead of UFC 200

    The UFC released a statement Tuesday on its official website with an update on superstar Brock Lesnar after he tested positive in an out-of-competition drug test prior to his ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 187,314 reads 184 comments