1. Ronda Rousey Reportedly Didn't Spar in Training for UFC 207 Loss to Amanda Nunes

    Just days after Ronda Rousey 's emphatic 48-second loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 207, some insight was shed as to why the fight was so one-sided...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 21 days ago 49,953 reads 53 comments

  2. After Another Domestic Violence Arrest, Time to Ban Cody East for Life

    What, exactly, does an MMA fighter have to do to receive a lifetime ban? It's tough to say. There's precedent for it, but the intricacies of the legal system, athletic commissions and fight promotion game make the action unusual...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 days ago 20,876 reads 8 comments

  3. Ronda Rousey Sidelined Until at Least Mid-February After UFC 207 Beating

    It is anybody's guess whether Ronda Rousey will ever fight again. But if she does return, she'll first need to wait until February 14 to do so, thanks to the damage she sustained in her knockout loss to Amanda Nunes Friday at UFC 207...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 days ago 11,301 reads 12 comments

  4. Cris Cyborg Drills Techniques in Hijab to 'Unite Women of All Religions'

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino is best known for her career as a mixed martial artist, but when she's not in the cage, she does a lot to try to empower young women around the world through fitness...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 83,305 reads 0 comments

  5. Love Her or Hate Her, Ronda Rousey Shattered the Ultimate Glass Ceiling

    “How was your New Year’s Eve party?” “Pretty good.” “That’s good, did you have fun?” “I did, yeah.” “That’s good too...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 21 days ago 10,606 reads 55 comments

  6. The Question: Was Ronda Rousey Ever That Good to Begin With?

    In the wake of her second straight lopsided defeat, Ronda Rousey left the Octagon with an uncertain fighting future...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 22 days ago 443,776 reads 244 comments

  7. Tony Ferguson, Khabib Nurmagomedov Spar over Terms of Potential Blockbuster

    Khabib Nurmagomedov is putting considerable money where his considerable mouth is, but Tony Ferguson isn't backing away from what he says he needs for their fight to happen...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 12,842 reads 38 comments

  8. UFC 207 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into 2017

    UFC 207 is in the books. The results are as follows: Amanda Nunes def. Ronda Rousey by KO at 0:48 of the first round Cody Garbrandt def. Dominick Cruz by unanimous decision (48-46, 48-47, 48-46) T...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 14,704 reads 33 comments

  9. Cody Garbrandt vs. T.J. Dillashaw Is Fixing to Be Seriously Interesting

    We all got kind of caught up there for a few minutes, didn't we? UFC 207 was mostly on the radar for Ronda Rousey's return , and once she spent 48 seconds serving as Amanda Nunes' ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 23 days ago 14,075 reads 48 comments

  10. Jon Jones, Demetrious Johnson Agree: Ronda Rousey Should Return to the UFC

    Much like when Ronda Rousey lost to Holly Holm at UFC 193 in 2015, there was a fair bit of schadenfreude on display following her UFC 207 defeat at the hands of Amanda Nunes ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 23 days ago 16,463 reads 61 comments

  11. UFC 208: Holly Holm vs. Germaine de Randamie Full Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 207 capped 2016 with a bang, and now the UFC gets to kick off what could be the single most important year in the promotion's history...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 23 days ago 42,261 reads 68 comments

  12. Ronda Rousey Comments on Future in UFC

    UFC fighter Ronda Rousey announced she would take time to contemplate her future in the sport after Amanda Nunes knocked her out in 48 seconds at Friday's UFC 207 in Las Vegas at the T-Mobile Arena...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 24 days ago 145,230 reads 206 comments

  13. UFC 207 Technical Recap: How Nunes and Garbrandt Came Out on Top

    UFC 207 is in the books, and we have a brand-new men's bantamweight champion to go along with what looks like a dominant women's bantamweight champion after Cody Garbrandt upset ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 24 days ago 54,140 reads 53 comments

  14. Ronda Rousey's Mom Comments on Star's Potential Retirement After UFC 207 Loss

    Following Ronda Rousey 's stunning 48-second loss to Amanda Nunes in Las Vegas at UFC 207 on Friday night, Rousey's mother, AnnMaria De Mars, expressed hope her daughter would consider retirement...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 24 days ago 7,585 reads 7 comments

  15. UFC 207 Nunes vs. Rousey Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    Amanda Nunes made a statement at UFC 207, and Ronda Rousey was the pulpit. Nunes ousted the former dominant figure in just 48 seconds. The victory leaves a giant question mark on Rousey's future as well as her legacy...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 24 days ago 29,899 reads 36 comments

  16. LeBron James Comments on Ronda Rousey After UFC 207 Loss vs. Amanda Nunes

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James had words of support for MMA fighter Ronda Rousey after she lost her second straight fight on Saturday night, this time a 48-second knockout against Amanda Nunes...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 24 days ago 79,638 reads 173 comments

  17. WSOF 34: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    World Series of Fighting got in on the New Year's fun with an afternoon filled with title fights. Lightweight champ Justin Gaethje retains by doctor stoppage due to a closed right eye of Luiz Firmino...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 24 days ago 15,546 reads 10 comments

  18. Can Judo Star Kayla Harrison Be the Next Ronda Rousey?

    Kayla Harrison knows the questions are coming. She doesn't know when and doesn't know exactly what form they will take. But in any interview she does about her burgeoning mixed martial arts career, Ronda Rousey will make an appearance...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 24 days ago 42,074 reads 54 comments

  19. Social Media Reacts to Ronda Rousey's UFC 207 Loss to Amanda Nunes

    Ronda Rousey 's long-awaited return to the Octagon ended after 48 seconds when Amanda Nunes scored a decisive first-round TKO Friday night at UFC 207 in Las Vegas...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 24 days ago 20,104 reads 8 comments

  20. Amanda Nunes Urges Ronda Rousey to Retire After 48-Second Demolition at UFC 207

    Amanda Nunes posted what could be a star-making performance at UFC 207 by punching the brakes off Ronda Rousey in 48 seconds Friday night in Las Vegas...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 40,110 reads 92 comments

  21. Gabi Garcia Pummels 49-Year-Old Pro Wrestler in Sideshow at Rizin FF 4

    There's no denying Rizin's bout between Gabi Garcia and 49-year-old pro wrestler Yumiko Hotta was an absolute circus, but it was just what the doctor ordered...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 24 days ago 163,685 reads 36 comments

  22. Dana White Dishes on 'Devastated' Ronda Rousey After UFC 207 Loss

    Ronda Rousey is a lot of things, but above all, she is a fierce competitor. She hates losing more than anything...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 181,653 reads 153 comments

  23. Dana White Comments on Ronda Rousey, Amanda Nunes After UFC 207

    UFC boss Dana White insisted Ronda Rousey has been left “devastated” after her brutal defeat against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 in Las Vegas...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 24 days ago 5,601 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 24 days ago 421,220 reads 368 comments

  25. 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 24 days ago 19,534 reads 27 comments