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 29 days ago 35,569 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 29 days ago 13,702 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 29 days ago 16,302 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 29 days ago 17,719 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 29 days ago 40,127 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 30 days ago 18,769 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 30 days ago 317,650 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 1 month ago 22,355 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 1 month ago 37,569 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 1 month ago 17,942 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 1 month ago 13,195 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 1 month ago 35,216 reads 0 comments