1. CM Punk vs. Mickey Gall: Latest News, Rumors on Potential Fight

    UFC President Dana White revealed that former WWE Superstar CM Punk will fight Mickey Gall in his first bout with the promotion provided Gall is victorious in his upcoming February bout...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 25 days ago 155,177 reads 187 comments

  2. BJ Penn Planning Return to MMA, Calls out Featherweight Nik Lentz for UFC 197

    Those rumors of BJ Penn 's return to MMA just became a lot more than rumors. On Wednesday afternoon, Penn posted a message and photo on his Instagram account that pledged a return to the UFC...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 25 days ago 14,872 reads 46 comments

  3. Nick Diaz Settlement Actions Once Again Tarnish Nevada Commission

    Nick Diaz can finally plan a return to the fight business. That's the positive. But it couldn't be that easy. No way. It couldn't come until the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) managed to put him through one last indignity...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 25 days ago 9,877 reads 27 comments

  4. Comedian Joe Rogan on the PC Culture War and His Future with the UFC

    For those in the know, MMA was a beautiful spectacle, the ultimate expression of humanity's mastery of the body, mind and spirit. Fighting can reach across culture, religion and race to unite us...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 25 days ago 100,149 reads 75 comments

  5. BJ Penn Sparks Return Rumours with "We Coming" Tweet to UFC and Dana White

    UFC legend BJ Penn has dropped a big hint he could be about to return to MMA in a social media post including the caption, "We coming...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 25 days ago 23,149 reads 71 comments

  6. Conor McGregor's Coach Talks Rafael dos Anjos, Eyes Welterweight Title Run

    Conor McGregor’s coach, John Kavanagh, thinks the UFC featherweight champion will make light work of Rafael dos Anjos in his next outing and could yet go on to become a three-weight title winner...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 25 days ago 16,368 reads 117 comments

  7. Irish Legislators to Discuss Petition to Put Conor McGregor's Face on €1 Coin

    Conor McGregor's rise to global superstardom and Irish hero status could see his face featured on the €1 coin. A petition to include McGregor's face on the currency reached The Oireachtas Public Petitions Committee on Dec...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 26 days ago 8,250 reads 47 comments

  8. Conor McGregor Vows to 'Behead' Rafael Dos Anjos in UFC 197 Fight Announcement

    UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has claimed he will “behead” lightweight titleholder Rafael dos Anjos when the pair meet on March 5 at UFC 197. On Tuesday, the fight was officially confirmed for Las Vegas at the MGM Grand...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 26 days ago 7,503 reads 60 comments

  9. Ronda Rousey Unlikely to Fight at UFC 200: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey reportedly will not fight at UFC 200 as previously planned because of scheduling commitments related to her movie career...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 26 days ago 31,047 reads 163 comments

  10. USADA Informs Yoel Romero of Potential out-of-Competition Anti-Doping Violation

    Yoel Romero ended 2015 with a split-decision win over Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza to set himself up for a possible middleweight title shot in 2016, but that may have just come to a screeching halt...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 26 days ago 17,979 reads 135 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Eyes Future of Promoting His Own Fights

    Last week, I reported that Conor McGregor would move up to the lightweight division to challenge Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC's lightweight title...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 26 days ago 28,450 reads 105 comments

  12. Dominick Cruz Is an All-Time Great, but T.J. Dillashaw Is the New Gold Standard

    Sunday's bantamweight title matchup between current champion T.J. Dillashaw and former beltholder Dominick Cruz is a great fight by any standard. It's one more iteration of Cruz vs...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 26 days ago 13,410 reads 60 comments

  13. Teaming with Conor McGregor Makes Miesha Tate the Smart Choice for Holly Holm

    Since capturing the women’s bantamweight championship from Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, much of the discussion about Holly Holm has focused on how much she now has to lose...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 26 days ago 32,389 reads 42 comments

  14. 1 More Fighter, This Time a Champion, Is Fined for Dress Code Violation

    First it was Donald Cerrone. Then it was Nate Diaz. Now we have the third offender, and he is the champion of the 155-pound division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 26 days ago 5,728 reads 12 comments

  15. Nick Diaz's UFC Suspension Reduced to 18 Months: Latest Details and Reaction

    Nick Diaz will be permitted to return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship on August 1 after it was confirmed that his five-year drug suspension had been reduced to 18 months, along with a $100,000 fine...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 26 days ago 22,096 reads 69 comments

  16. Chris Weidman Talks Luke Rockhold, Compares UFC Rematch to Anderson Silva Fights

    Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman has called for an immediate rematch against Luke Rockhold, whom he said he plans to "demolish" in a bout that means more to him than his wins over Anderson Silva...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 26 days ago 26,650 reads 7 comments

  17. MMA State of the Union: 2016

    We are 22 years into this sport's existence. While it is not fully matured, its roots are firmly planted in the sports landscape...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 26 days ago 23,985 reads 25 comments

  18. CM Punk's EA UFC 2 Video Game Rating, Image Reportedly Revealed

    Despite having never competed in professional MMA previously, Phil Brooks, aka CM Punk , will reportedly be rated 85 out of 100 on the EA Sports UFC 2 video game...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 27 days ago 88,713 reads 133 comments

  19. Bleacher Report MMA Awards: 2015's Best Comebacks, Breakout Stars and Quote

    A few weeks back, the Bleacher Report MMA team brought you the 2015 MMA Awards and named the best fighter, fight, finishes and moment of the year...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 27 days ago 11,380 reads 27 comments

  20. Justin Gaethje, Top MMA Lightweight, Will Defend Belt vs Brian Foster at WSOF 29

    Justin Gaethje may be one of MMA 's most under-recognized champions. Even so, the man who holds the lightweight belt for the World Series of Fighting promotion is 15-0 and has yet to meet a credible threat...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 27 days ago 1,392 reads 5 comments

  21. Chris Weidman: 'I'm Really Happy I Lost' UFC Middleweight Title at UFC 194

    Chris Weidman has had a rough month. The now-former UFC middleweight champion suffered a brutal knockout loss to Luke Rockhold at UFC 194 that cost him his undefeated streak, his title and a decent chunk of change...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 27 days ago 29,592 reads 82 comments

  22. How Conor McGregor Stacks Up with the UFC's Lightweight Division

    Conor McGregor is slated to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight title at UFC 197 on March 5. Assuming the UFC meets McGregor’s enormous financial demands , the fight will go ahead...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 27 days ago 63,136 reads 137 comments

  23. Holly Holm's Head Coach Hopes Ronda Rousey Has the Guts for Rematch at UFC 200

    The possible Holly Holm vs. Ronda Rousey rematch at UFC 200 is still very much in play. And the champ's coach, Mike Winkeljohn, hopes Rousey has the guts to step up for the rematch...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 27 days ago 52,107 reads 82 comments

  24. Nate Diaz Fined for Not Wearing Reebok, 'U Should've Just Kept the Whole Check'

    The UFC-Reebok deal is still taking body blows from the fighters affected by its implementation. MMAJunkie first reported that three fighters were fined ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 27 days ago 67,722 reads 8 comments

  25. Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    No. 1-ranked lightweight contender Anthony Pettis (18-3) will make his return for the first time since losing the UFC lightweight title, and No. 4-ranked Eddie Alvarez (26-4) will be awaiting him on the other side of the cage...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 27 days ago 13,058 reads 23 comments