1. TUF 20: Why the Format Shift Was Ideal and B/R Staff Predictions

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 debuted Wednesday night with a two-hour episode. This season introduces the UFC audience to the new 115-pound women’s division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 4,485 reads 15 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 51 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is back in Brazil, as UFC Fight Night 51 comes live to you on Fight Pass on Saturday. Headlined by Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski, the card boasts many native sons who will look to put on a show...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 9 days ago 4,990 reads 1 comments

  3. Dana White Says Alistair Overeem Will Get Another Fight

    Despite dropping three out of his last four, Alistair Overeem will remain on the UFC's roster, according to President Dana White ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 9 days ago 19,088 reads 71 comments

  4. Bellator 124: Newton vs. Beltran Fight Card, TV Info and Predictions

    Joey "The Mexicutioner " Beltran is always good for a scrap. Scott Coker and Co. are hoping he helps to put on a show worthy of a main event attraction at Bellator 124 on Saturday ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 days ago 890 reads 1 comments

  5. TUF 20 Episode 1 Results and Recap: Season Opens with New Format and Major Upset

    The Ultimate Fighter returned for its 20th season on Wednesday evening, and it may be the most anticipated season since the show first aired...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 days ago 27,541 reads 94 comments

  6. UFC Women's Champion Ronda Rousey Reacts to Ray Rice Elevator Knockout Video

    For those who are somehow unfamiliar with the situation, three-time National Football League (NFL) Pro Bowl running back selection, Ray Rice.....

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 1,743 reads 0 comments

  7. Dana White: UFC Won't Cut Alistair Overeem Following Loss to Ben Rothwell

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 1,363 reads 0 comments

  8. The Beaten Path: 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in September

    September is a month for rebirth. It's for getting back to business. For remembering what really matters. It's been a pretty tough stretch lately for MMA fans...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 4,921 reads 6 comments

  9. Jamie Varner Meets Drew Dober at UFC on FOX 13 in Phoenix

    Phoenix native and former WEC champion Jamie Varner will meet Nebraska's Drew Dober in a lightweight bout at December's UFC on FOX 13 event in Phoenix...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 days ago 1,145 reads 0 comments

  10. The Ultimate Fighter 20 Is Good, and You Should Watch It

    It has been a long time since a season of The Ultimate Fighter felt like a big deal. I am not telling you anything you don't know. This is not a revelation. The Ultimate Fighter has been stuck on "not interesting" for years...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 10 days ago 6,676 reads 36 comments

  11. Thiago Silva Released from UFC Contract After New Video Evidence Surfaces

    A three-page document from the Florida State Attorney's Office shed some light as to why the court case between UFC light heavyweight Thiago Silva and his ex-wife, Thaysa Kamiji, was dropped last week...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 10 days ago 9,909 reads 31 comments

  12. Do Female Fighters Need to Train with Men?

    New Bloody Elbow contributor Jen Flannery weighs in on if female fighters are better served to train with men or exclusively with other women...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 10 days ago 1,298 reads 1 comments

  13. Lombard Interested in Going Back to Middleweight to 'Beat Up' Mousasi

    While Hector Lombard still wants to fight Tyron Woodley, he has recently come to terms with the idea that the fight just might not happen any time soon...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 10 days ago 2,470 reads 5 comments

  14. Rogan: 'I've Been Misquoted Left and Right' on Jones

    On Monday, UFC color commentator Joe Rogan wondered aloud on his podcast whether the sport's No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, isn't as popular as he could be due to racism among part of MMA 's fan base...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 10 days ago 3,884 reads 3 comments

  15. Palms Gives Dana White Gaudy 'Blackjack Championship' Belt

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 10 days ago 725 reads 0 comments

  16. TUF 20, Episode 1: Live Blog

    The Ultimate Fighter 20 makes its glorious debut on Fox Sports 1 Wednesday night , where the female strawweights compete to become the first ever UFC women's 115-pound champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 days ago 3,959 reads 11 comments

  17. Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva Slams 'Despicable' Alistair Overeem

    This week has not been kind to former Strikeforce heavyweight champ Alistair Overeem. Not only did he lose his UFC Fight Night 50 co-main event bout against Ben Rothwell , but it ...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 days ago 17,537 reads 45 comments

  18. Bigfoot Silva Takes Credit for Ruining Overeem's Chin

    Don't expect Antonio Silva to follow Anthony Johnson's lead and take the high road when it comes to Alistair Overeem, who was recently knocked out by Ben Rothwell at UFC Fight Night 50 in Mashantucket, Connecticut...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 days ago 137 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: Former Pride Fighter, WWE Wrestler Sean O'Haire Dead at 43

    Sean Christopher Haire , a former mixed martial arts fighter and professional wrestler, reportedly died Monday at his home in Spartanburg , South Carolina...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 10 days ago 121,325 reads 67 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 51: Who's on the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 51 on Fight Pass, veteran heavyweights Antonio Silva and Andrei Arlovski will battle to remain relevant contenders in their division. Following a draw with Mark Hunt, Silva has not won in his past two appearances...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 days ago 9,386 reads 19 comments

  21. Previewing the Newcomers at UFC Fight Night 51

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. UFC Fight Night 51 comes live on Fight Pass from Brazil this weekend, boasting a bunch of young talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 days ago 1,175 reads 2 comments

  22. UFC vs. Bellator: 5 Dream Fights

    Fueled by the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, the deepest divisions and a president who will stop at nothing to put on the best fights available, the UFC stops at nothing to separate itself from the pack...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 10 days ago 22,099 reads 48 comments

  23. Anthony Johnson Says Alexander Gustafsson Became an 'Overnight Celebrity'

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 11 days ago 2,287 reads 0 comments

  24. The Ultimate Fighter 20: Tecia Torres Fueled by Intensity and a Dream

    There are a lot of ways to describe the way Tecia Torres fights but the most prominent word that comes to mind is aggressive...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 days ago 2,223 reads 15 comments

  25. Travis Browne vs. Brendan Schaub Booked for UFC 181

    The UFC's brass evidently still considers unranked heavyweight Brendan Schaub a viable contender, even after his lackluster performance in his most recent outing at UFC 174 in June...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 11 days ago 6,970 reads 50 comments