1. UFC on Fox 20 and the Continuing Trend of Bad Fox Shows

    UFC on Fox 20 is bad. Go ahead and talk about obscure prospects and unranked women and heavyweights who’ve combined for two total UFC fights; if you love those things, Saturday night is going to be the best night of your life...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 20,107 reads 49 comments

  2. One Top MMA Prospect Wins Debut, One Suffers Massive Upset Loss in Friday Action

    Mackenzie Dern 's fight on Friday could not have gone much better. Darrion Caldwell's could not have gone much worse. Even when the prospects are elite, as Dern and Caldwell both are, the issue is never certain in MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,658 reads 0 comments

  3. Bellator 159 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Caldwell vs. Taimanglo Card

    "Baby" Joe Taimanglo has pulled off the latest major upset in MMA . On Friday night in Mulvane, Kansas, the Guamanian knocked off Darrion Caldwell in the Bellator 159 main event with a stunning third-round victory via submission...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 5,771 reads 8 comments

  4. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino Says She Wants to Fight Ronda Rousey at UFC 205

    If Ronda Rousey makes her return at UFC 205 on Nov. 12, Cris "Cyborg" Justino looms as a formidable and willing opponent. Justino posted comments on social media Friday regarding a prospective bout with Rousey, per ESPN...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 31,406 reads 106 comments

  5. How Greg Jackson and Brandon Gibson Prepared Landon Vannata for the UFC

    "This man got mad squabbles," said Rashad Evans during the post-fight show following the UFC's Fight Night card in Sioux Falls on July 13...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 6,184 reads 17 comments

  6. Jose Aldo Says Frankie Edgar Spy Comment Was 'Jab' at Conor McGregor

    UFC interim featherweight champion Jose Aldo has clarified that his comments about having spies in Frankie Edgar's camp following their bout at UFC 200 were not to be taken seriously and were in fact a "jab" at Conor McGregor...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 1 month ago 26,401 reads 29 comments

  7. UFC on Fox 20: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC on Fox 20 goes down Saturday from the Windy City, also known as Chicago. Chicago is also known as The City of Broad Shoulders...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 54,483 reads 44 comments

  8. Strawweight Felice Herrig Posts Weight-Cutting Selfie Before UFC on Fox 20

    Weight-cutting is not a new concept in combat sports. But fight fans don't often get a behind-the-scenes look at the process—or the effects it can have on the body...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 18,160 reads 40 comments

  9. Felice Herrig vs. Kailin Curran: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC on Fox 20 kicks off the main card with a strawweight contest pitting a veteran against an up-and-coming prospect...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 8,131 reads 12 comments

  10. Holm Alone: As UFC on Fox 20's Biggest Star, Holly Holm Carries a Heavy Load

    Considering all she’s accomplished in boxing and MMA , it’s strange to think Holly Holm might take up the biggest challenge of her career Saturday in Chicago against Valentina Shevchenko...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 25,075 reads 54 comments

  11. Jose Aldo Says He Had Spies in Frankie Edgar's Locker Room for UFC 200

    Jose Aldo became the UFC interim featherweight champion by defeating Frankie Edgar by unanimous decision at UFC 200, a victory he may have earned with the help of some well-placed informants...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 70,356 reads 89 comments

  12. The Complete Guide to UFC on Fox 20: Holm vs. Shevchenko

    The UFC returns to Fox on Saturday, July 23 in Chicago with a decent slate of fights. In the main event, former bantamweight champion Holly Holm takes on Kyrgyzstan-born Valentina ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 27,618 reads 40 comments

  13. Chad Mendes Receives 2-Year Suspension from UFC for Doping Violation

    On Wednesday, the United States Anti-Doping Agency handed UFC featherweight star Chad Mendes a two-year suspension for using a prohibited substance ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 53,513 reads 119 comments

  14. Dana White Speaks in Support of Donald Trump at Republican National Convention

    In a speech that might be best remembered for its sheer volume, UFC President Dana White gave a full-throated endorsement of freshly minted GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on Tuesday at the Republican National Convention...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 37,173 reads 111 comments

  15. UFC Releases Statement on Brock Lesnar's Positive Doping Test Ahead of UFC 200

    The UFC released a statement Tuesday on its official website with an update on superstar Brock Lesnar after he tested positive in an out-of-competition drug test prior to his ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 187,260 reads 184 comments

  16. Amir Khan Comments on Potentially Fighting Conor McGregor

    Another boxer has signaled interest in a potential fight with UFC star Conor McGregor, and it seems Amir Khan may be serious about stepping inside the Octagon...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 28,163 reads 94 comments

  17. Gilbert Melendez vs. Edson Barboza: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC on Fox 20 has a lightweight co-main event that fans will be standing to watch. The human highlight reel that is Edson Barboza (17-4) takes on the returning Gilbert Melendez (22-5) in Chicago...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 8,277 reads 36 comments

  18. Jon Jones Tested Positive for Anti-Estrogen, NSAC Approves Temporary Suspension

    Current interim UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has received a "temporary suspension" after testing positive for two estrogen blockers...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 1 month ago 94,171 reads 212 comments

  19. Holly Holm vs. Valentina Shevchenko: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    In the main event of UFC on Fox 20, bantamweights Holly Holm and Valentina Shevchenko will go toe to toe in pursuit of redemption...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 70,552 reads 55 comments

  20. Michael Page: What Should the Future Hold for Bellator's British Sensation?

    MMA fans didn't need another reminder, but Michael "Venom" Page gave them one anyway. On Saturday, the 29-year-old Page advanced his pro record to 11-0 with a sensational flying-knee knockout of Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos at Bellator 158...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 27,873 reads 88 comments

  21. Cyborg Santos Injury: Updates on MMA Fighter's Head and Recovery

    Mixed martial arts fighter Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos revealed July 17 in an interview with MMA Fighting's Guilherme Cruz he suffered a "serious fracture in his forehead" in his Bellator 158 loss to Michael Page in London on July 16...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 802,844 reads 113 comments

  22. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for July 2016

    So...crazy month for MMA and the UFC, huh? Big fights happened, big fights didn't happen and a half-dozen big events have come and gone...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 20,138 reads 60 comments

  23. Bellator 158 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Daley vs. Lima Card

    On Saturday at the O2 Arena in London, Douglas Lima took down Paul Daley via unanimous decision in the main event at Bellator 158, but Michael "Venom" Page stole the show with a knockout over Evangelista Santos and a memorable Pokemon Go celebration...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 14,672 reads 28 comments

  24. MMA Fighter Michael Page Pretends to Catch Opponent with Pokeball After KO

    Welterweight Michael "Venom" Page took the Pokemon Go craze to a new level on Saturday. After delivering a devastating knockout to opponent Evangelista Santos at Bellator 158 in London, Page channeled his best Ash Ketchum...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 119,688 reads 50 comments

  25. UFC Icon Chael Sonnen Looks to Reinvent Grappling with Submission Underground

    Chael Sonnen reinvented the mixed martial arts game, at least from a promotional point of view, during his decade-plus career as a perennial UFC contender...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 15,576 reads 29 comments