1. Cub Swanson's Career Gamble Backfires in Fresno

    Not that long ago, the notion of a top-tier UFC fighter coming to the expiration of his contract was a silly one. Fighters didn't have much choice in the matter. After the death of PRIDE and then Strikeforce, the UFC had no competition...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 123 Results: Brian Ortega Beats Cub Swanson Via Submission

    Brian Ortega continued to make a name for himself in UFC's featherweight division after he defeated Cub Swanson via thrilling second-round submission at UFC Fight Night 123 on Saturday night in Fresno, California...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 123: The Real Winners and Losers from Swanson vs Ortega Card

    UFC Fight Night 123 is the UFC's ninth card in eight weeks. If you're feeling some fatigue, that's understandable. But if you're still up for face-punching, this card is going to validate your commitment...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Bob Arum Calls Dana White a 'Piece of S--t,' Says UFC Is 'Cratering'

    The war of words between Top Rank Boxing CEO Bob Arum and UFC President Dana White continued Saturday night...

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  5. Marlon Moraes Scores Scary KO of the Year Contender at UFC Fight Night 123

    UFC Fight Night 123 in Fresno, California, featured a big contender's bout in the bantamweight division. Top 10-ranked bantamweights Marlon Moraes and Aljamain Sterling took to the Octagon on Saturday at the Save Mart Center...

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  6. Tony Ferguson Wants Title Unification Fight Against Conor McGregor in 2018

    UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson called for a 2018 title unification bout with Conor McGregor in an Instagram post Friday. According to ESPN...

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  7. Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Title Fight Announced for UFC 220

    UFC has confirmed that heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic will defend his title against Francis Ngannou in January. Per a tweet from UFC, Miocic vs. Ngannou will take place at UFC 220 on Jan...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. MMA Champion Viciously Knocks Opponent Out with Standing Elbow at Bellator 190

    Alessio Sakara had a chance to claim a world championship in front of his friends and family at Bellator 190 in Florence, Italy, on Saturday. However, Brazilian champion Rafael Carvalho had other plans at the Nelson Mandela Forum...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Wait, What? Is LeBron James' Shadow a Conor McGregor Doppelganger?

    LeBron James is no stranger to changing his look, and these days, he's rocking a big, bushy beard. While that wouldn't normally turn heads (at least, not any more so than his nerd-chic ...

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  10. Nate Diaz Says He Denied UFC's Offer of a 'Title Fight in Any Weight Class'

    Nate Diaz doesn't seem anxious to step back in the UFC Octagon more than one year after his last fight against Conor McGregor ...

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  11. UFC Fight Night 123: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    For the most part, the UFC has been doing a great job of delivering highly compelling pay-per-view events in 2017. That, unfortunately, has come at the direct expense of the Fight Night events that bridge them together...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. GSP Vacates Belt, Champion Robert Whittaker Will Face Luke Rockhold at UFC 221

    The middleweight division will move forward without Georges St-Pierre at the helm. The news was first tweeted by MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani on Thursday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Is This Submission Wizard a Future Star or Just the Luckiest Man in the UFC?

    If any one fight is emblematic of Brian Ortega's undefeated UFC run so far, it's his submission victory over Diego Brandao at UFC 195 almost two years ago. Against Brandao, Ortega went to the final round needing to make something happen...

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  14. Ever-Improving Mixed Martial Artist CM Punk Gets BJJ Blue Belt

    Breaking news this week in the world of guys who are on the UFC roster but probably shouldn't be: Phil " CM Punk " Brooks is now a blue belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 123 Preview: 3 Can't-Miss Fights from Swanson vs. Ortega Card

    The UFC is barreling toward the finish line of 2017 with its ninth card in eight weeks. If you're feeling a bit woozy in light of this schedule (and last weekend's blockbuster UFC 218), that's understandable...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Ex-Cowboy Greg Hardy to Take 3rd MMA Fight with UFC Feeder League LFA in 2018

    Former NFL defensive end Greg Hardy is 2-0 as an amateur MMA fighter, and his third fight is in the works for Dallas in February. Hardy's representatives, First Round Management, and the Legacy Fighting Alliance confirmed the plan to ESPN...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Inside Conor McGregor's UFC Future

    It was television that led William Morris Endeavor to purchase the Ultimate Fighting Championship . They believed there would be a wild bidding war for the UFC's television rights ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. The Greatest 155-Pounder in MMA History Isn't Who You Think He Is

    The title of "Most Violent Man" in the UFC has been settled . UFC 218 saw to that. In a memorable lightweight brawl last Saturday, Eddie Alvarez and Justin Gaethje did their part to stake claim to the title...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Man with Down Syndrome Fulfills MMA Dream vs. UFCer Diego Sanchez

    MMA fighter Diego Sanchez helped make a fan's dreams come true. Isaac Marquez loves everything about mixed martial arts. Marquez and Sanchez met at an MMA gym and have been training with each other ever since...

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  20. UFC 219: Cris Cyborg vs. Holly Holm Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 219 has a tough act to follow in Saturday night's UFC 218. Still, the event headlined by the women's featherweight title fight between Cris Cyborg and Holly Holm might just be able to pull it off...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Twitch User Streams UFC 218 Live by Pretending to Play EA Sports UFC Video Game

    How realistic is EA Sports UFC 3 going to be? Pretty darn realistic, judging from this! During Saturday night's broadcast of UFC 218 , a crafty streamer on Twitch...

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  22. Conor McGregor, Max Holloway Talk Trash on Twitter After UFC 218

    UFC champions Conor McGregor and Max Holloway have taken shots at each other on Twitter on Sunday after UFC 218...

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  23. Francis Ngannou vs. Stipe Miocic Is Dream Matchup for UFC Heavyweight Title

    Francis Ngannou's thunderous, one-punch knockout of Alistair Overeem Saturday at UFC 218 was instantly the stuff of legend. If you happen to be another fighter in the UFC's heavyweight division? Perhaps it was also the stuff of nightmares...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. UFC 218 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC 218 at the new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit Saturday was everything it was built up to be. Max Holloway defended the UFC featherweight title against Jose Aldo, the man he took it from, with a third-round TKO...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. UFC 218 Results: Max Holloway Beats Jose Aldo Via TKO in Main Event

    UFC 218 brought the violence. That was the expectation, and it didn't fail to deliver. In all, there were nine finishes out of 13 fights from the Little Caesars Arena in Detroit...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments