1. Gunnar Nelson Wants Rory MacDonald, Gets Mad at Computers

    DUBLIN -- Gunnar Nelson talks about fighting at "home," facing Zak Cummings, training camp, the rise of fame for Conor McGregor, Rory MacDonald, fatherhood, what gets him upset, and much more...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 days ago 429 reads 0 comments

  2. Shoulder Surgery Sidelines James Te Huna Until 2015

    James Te Huna revealed that he will be forced to remain on the sidelines until 2015 after undergoing shoulder surgery on Tuesday afternoon...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 days ago 500 reads 1 comments

  3. Bellator 123 Books Cheick Kongo, King Mo, Bobby Lashley

    Bellator is bringing out its big guns for September 5th's unofficial battle for Connecticut. In an effort to keep pace with UFC Fight Night 50, Bellator officials announced on Wednesday ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 days ago 2,091 reads 3 comments

  4. Rematch with Nik Lentz Is Charles Oliveira's Chance to Break into the Top 10

    When Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira threw a fight-changing illegal knee to a downed Nik Lentz during their lightweight fight at UFC on Versus 4 back in June of 2011, ...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 10 days ago 157 reads 1 comments

  5. Great MMA Debate: Will Cerrone or Miller Ever Fight for a UFC Title?

    Following a week off to recover from International Fight week, the Great MMA Debate is back with a big show previewing two UFC Fight Night cards as well as chatting with main event fighter Jim Miller and his coach/manager Mike Constantino...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  6. Dana White Plays EA Sports UFC and Fails, Miserably

    We don't expect everyone to be a gamer here at MiddleEasy because, well, not everyone is into that stuff. We are, you probably are, but we don't expect Dana White to really be...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 days ago 1,049 reads 0 comments

  7. Dana on Holm in the UFC: 'Lot of Questions About Her Ground Game'

    UFC President Dana White is excited with the UFC's latest acquisition for the women's bantamweight division but questions her ground game...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 days ago 486 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 Fights the UFC Needs to Book to Close out 2014

    After the summer months that featured a number of great performances, MMA fans are looking forward to what the UFC has to offer in the latter part of this year...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 10 days ago 4,220 reads 23 comments

  9. Conor McGregor vs. Diego Brandao: Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Conor McGregor will get a fight on home soil this weekend. The No. 13-ranked featherweight contender meets Diego Brandao in the main event of UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin on Saturday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 10 days ago 8,185 reads 29 comments

  10. 20 Best MMA Fighters Competing Outside of the Octagon

    The UFC is home to an overwhelming majority of the best fighters in MMA . However, many elite competitors still do battle outside the Octagon...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 10 days ago 7,461 reads 31 comments

  11. 5 Best Moments of BJ Penn's Career

    Contrary to what our short-term memory wants us to believe, BJ Penn will still go down as the most dominant UFC lightweight champion ever...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 11 days ago 2,287 reads 11 comments

  12. UFC Still Suffering from Self-Imposed Lack of Characters

    The lights dim. A faint tune can be heard over the stadium speakers. The bass drops and house music starts loudly thumping. The lights brighten, and in step 10 young Japanese women, wearing stereotypical school uniforms...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 11,301 reads 72 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 45: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Main Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 45 hits Atlantic City on Wednesday evening, and Bleacher Report will be here to give you all the details on the event. No. 6-ranked contender Donald Cerrone defeated No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 days ago 19,455 reads 91 comments

  14. McGregor vs. Brandao: A Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 46

    Hoist up the Irish tricolour and put on your day-drinking pants. Here comes UFC Fight Night 46, straight out of fightin ' Dublin, Ireland...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 3,357 reads 9 comments

  15. UFC Champions After Their Title Reign: Heavyweight

    The first UFC heavyweight title fight took place all the way back in 1997 between Mark Coleman and Dan Severn. Since that time, the belt has changed hands more than any other division in the UFC...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 11 days ago 11,496 reads 16 comments

  16. 5 Current MMA Fighters Who Got Better After the Age of 30

    Father Time hates MMA fighters. He hates almost all athletes, really (except NFL kickers), but he's especially unkind to the select few who choose to fashion their careers inside a steel cage...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 11 days ago 11,460 reads 37 comments

  17. McGregor to PED Users: 'I'm Still Going to Whoop Your a--'

    Discussions about performance-enhancing drugs in MMA are arguably at an all-time high, but UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has a hard time getting worked up about it...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 11 days ago 1,336 reads 2 comments

  18. Dana White to Nate Diaz: 'Sit out the Rest of Your Career, It's Your Decision'

    The latest chapter in the ongoing saga between UFC president Dana White and the Diaz brothers is in the books...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 11 days ago 2,834 reads 2 comments

  19. Alistair Overeem Still Calling for Grudge Match with Junior Dos Santos

    Former Strikeforce and K-1 champion Alistair Overeem still wants a piece of former UFC heavyweight titleholder Junior dos Santos, even though his next opponent is already booked...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 11 days ago 13,512 reads 113 comments

  20. Report: Demetrious Johnson vs. Chris Cariaso Booked for UFC 177 Co-Main Event

    UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is set for a quick turnaround. While he successfully defended his belt just a few weeks ago at UFC 174, Johnson is now tabbed to defend ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 7,266 reads 89 comments

  21. Demetrious Johnson to Defend Belt Against Chris Cariaso at UFC 177

    Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will make a quick turnaround when he defends his title in the co-main event of UFC 177 against Chris Cariaso at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif...

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  22. Conor McGregor Feeding Off Pressure and Expectation Heading into Fight Night 46

    The fight game is a complex environment where a multitude of attributes can determine success or failure, and Conor McGregor has proven to be a quick study to the finer points of combat sports...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 11 days ago 4,487 reads 31 comments

  23. UFC: Faber Discusses Using Lie Detectors W/ Drug Testing

    Bloody Elbow caught up with Urijah Faber recently to get his take on the fan interest in a catch weight fight with Featherweight top contender, Frankie Edgar as well as thoughts on ways to keep fighters from taking banned substances...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 11 days ago 1,300 reads 3 comments

  24. Floyd Mayweather Says Facing Marcos Maidana Is Like Battling an MMA Fighter

    Roughly two-and-half months after scoring a majority-decision win over Marcos Maidana , WBC and WBA welterweight champ Floyd Mayweather sounded off on his upcoming rematch with the Argentinian on Monday in New York City...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 11 days ago 2,489 reads 3 comments

  25. Chris Weidman Was Worried He'd Have to Pull out of UFC 175

    Chris Weidman revealed he had the worst camp of his career after his 185-pound title defense against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 11 days ago 1,055 reads 3 comments