1. Fedor Emelianenko Scores Controversial Win over Fabio Maldonado at EFN 50

    Eurasia Fight Nights 50 was about one thing and one thing only: Fedor Emelianenko 's return to Russian MMA ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 13,317 reads 31 comments

  2. Brian Stann Q&A: High Stakes in the Main Event and Beyond at UFC Ottawa

    On one side, a title shot hangs in the balance. On the other side, a win could mean a huge payoff in free agency...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 1,591 reads 3 comments

  3. Michael Bisping Talks Dan Henderson, Georges St-Pierre Before UFC Title Defense

    Michael Bisping is eyeing Dan Henderson and Georges St-Pierre as potential opponents after winning the UFC Middleweight championship at UFC 199, and he sounded off on the possible challengers Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 7,439 reads 38 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 89 Predictions: Main Card Staff Picks

    The Octagon travels to Ottawa this Saturday night for UFC Fight Night 89. The host country of Canada is well-represented throughout the event, including on the main card, which features a Canadian in each bout...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 17,428 reads 75 comments

  5. UFC Reportedly Has 2 Offers over $4 Billion to Buy Company

    The UFC reportedly could have new owners in the near future. Citing sources, Darren Rovell of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 22,800 reads 51 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 89 Bout Could Shape Futures of Steven Thompson, Rory MacDonald

    There is certainly no shortage of intrigue surrounding Saturday's UFC Fight Night 89 main event. For starters, the winner of this bout between Steven " Wonderboy " Thompson and Rory MacDonald would be the obvious choice as the next No...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 11,034 reads 24 comments

  7. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 89: MacDonald vs. Thompson

    The UFC makes its first trip to Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, this Saturday with an excellent Fight Night slate on Fox Sports 1...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 21,899 reads 103 comments

  8. After Years of Flirting, It's Now or Never for Fedor Emelianenko and UFC

    On Friday, on the other side of the world, the best fighter never to fight in the UFC will walk back into a cage for a promotion named Eurasia Fight Nights...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 14,222 reads 102 comments

  9. Bo Jackson Dismisses Brock Lesnar Talk: 'I Don't Even Know Who Brock Lesnar Is'

    Bo Jackson inhabits a unique space as one of the few people to have legitimate success in two professional sports: baseball and football...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 27,918 reads 71 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 89: Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson, a Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    The UFC is back in action this weekend with an elite-level welterweight showdown leading the charge. No. 2-ranked welterweight* Rory MacDonald (18-3) meets No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 15,731 reads 90 comments

  11. The Beaten Path: Middleweight Prospect Phil Hawes Makes a Powerful Sales Pitch

    Aluminum siding salesmen, take note. This is how you close a deal. It takes guts to be an MMA fighter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 9,911 reads 8 comments

  12. Ivan Cole, MMA Fighter, Dies at Age 25

    Mixed martial arts fighter Ivan Cole was found dead Saturday, per the Dallas Police Department . CBS Dallas/Fort Worth reported the 25-year-old was playing Russian roulette with a gun prior to his death...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 146,313 reads 0 comments

  13. Max Holloway: Hawaii's Wunderkind Is the Featherweight to Watch

    Despite 15 fights in the UFC since debuting in February 2012—12 of which he won—Max "Blessed" Holloway has flown under the radar for many casual fans. The Hawaiian striker was ranked No...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 1 month ago 12,542 reads 101 comments

  14. Brock Lesnar Will Represent Canada, Not U.S., at UFC 200

    He was born in South Dakota. He first gained fame in Minnesota. Now, though, Brock Lesnar has fled north of the border and will represent his adopted home nation of Canada when he fights at UFC 200...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 69,082 reads 64 comments

  15. Cody Garbrandt Details Backstage Dustup with Dominick Cruz

    Apparently, Dominick Cruz isn't done with Team Alpha Male just yet. At least not if Team Alpha Male has anything to do with it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 30,956 reads 104 comments

  16. Donald Trump Wants Dana White to Speak at the Republican National Convention

    If Donald Trump has his way, then UFC President Dana White will be speaking at the Republican National Convention in July...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 15,095 reads 113 comments

  17. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for June 2016

    Well, a lot has gone down since the last installment of the Bleacher Report MMA Rankings. The UFC has two new champions in Stipe Miocic and Michael Bisping...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 24,816 reads 68 comments

  18. Brock Lesnar Will Be Drug Tested Before UFC 200, but Concerns Still Linger

    At least one person close to the situation is weighing in on the decision to excuse Brock Lesnar from a mandatory drug-testing period so he can fight at UFC 200...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 24,086 reads 104 comments

  19. Anthony Pettis' Move to Featherweight Is an Opportunity for Reinvention

    Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis has hit the MMA equivalent of a brick wall in the last 15 months...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 14,745 reads 55 comments

  20. Mark Hunt Comments on Brock Lesnar's Drug Testing Exemption

    It didn't take long for the war of words between Brock Lesnar and Mark Hunt to go from professionally combative to personal...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 50,185 reads 159 comments

  21. Robbie Lawler Talks Conor McGregor Before UFC 201 Title Fight vs. Tyron Woodley

    UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler said he "wasn't too worried" about his previously rumored Conor McGregor fight and would have taken the featherweight's soul if they went head-to-head...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 27,313 reads 137 comments

  22. Michael Bisping Tells Luke Rockhold to Earn UFC Title Rematch, Eyes UK Defence

    New UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has challenged Luke Rockhold to go out and earn a rematch with him. Bisping produced a remarkable upset to dethrone the former title-holder at UFC 199, knocking out his American opponent...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 21,822 reads 70 comments

  23. UFC Grants Brock Lesnar A Special Exemption on Drug Testing

    If you're a professional fighter coming out of retirement, you have to notify the UFC and its drug-testing partner, the United States Anti-Doping Agency, four months in advance. Unless, that is, the UFC says you don't...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 84,791 reads 200 comments

  24. Luke Rockhold Criticises 'Classless' Michael Bisping After UFC 199 Knockout Loss

    Luke Rockhold has slammed the character of new UFC Middleweight champion Michael Bisping after their clash at UFC 199...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 84,230 reads 95 comments

  25. Misunderstood Yet Wildly Popular, Kimbo Slice Lived 21st-Century American Dream

    The man arrived at just the right time, an underground character delivered through a disruptive media platform meant to broadcast from all the dark corners that never saw light...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 92,515 reads 133 comments