1. Jon Jones vs. Ovince St. Preux Announced for UFC 197: Latest Details, Reaction

    Less than 24 hours after Daniel Cormier removed himself from his April 23 fight with Jon Jones at UFC 197 because of an injury, the UFC announced Saturday it found a replacement in Ovince St...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 59,666 reads 145 comments

  2. Jon Jones Talks Daniel Cormier Injury, Issues Heavyweight Challenge for UFC 197

    UFC light heavyweight contender Jon "Bones" Jones still wants to fight at UFC 197, even after Daniel Cormier pulled out of the event with an injury, and he has urged the UFC to come ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 59,371 reads 35 comments

  3. Jon Jones Will Fight Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197

    Jon Jones will fight at UFC 197 —even though Daniel Cormier withdrew with an injury, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 22,122 reads 42 comments

  4. Paul Heyman Discusses WrestleMania 32 and Brock Lesnar in Exclusive Interview

    Despite literally stating his name to start his promos, Paul Heyman needs no introduction. The enigmatic advocate to Brock Lesnar has the unique ability to incite fans' reaction with just his words...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 21,026 reads 20 comments

  5. Dana White Comments on Ronda Rousey's UFC Return Amid Miesha Tate Fight Rumours

    UFC President Dana White believes former women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is "ready to fight" again, and she will return to the Octagon in November or December...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 11,728 reads 40 comments

  6. Daniel Cormier Withdraws from UFC 197 Fight vs. Jon Jones Due to Injury

    UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has suffered an injury that will hold him out of his UFC 197 fight against Jon Jones on April 23, according to BJPenn.com . ESPN...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 80,342 reads 210 comments

  7. The UFC Has Lost the Battle with Its Stars

    The UFC didn't lose its perpetual battle against its stars in a day. There wasn't a single defining moment that marked the transition from a promotion focused above all on its brand ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 3 months ago 158,979 reads 80 comments

  8. Watch: Jon Jones Already Back in the Gym Popping Pads After Jail

    Jon Jones just got out of jail, and it did not take him long to get back in the gym. Video of the former light heavyweight champ hitting pads with his striking coach has hit social media, and Jones seems to be as good as ever...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 40,506 reads 49 comments

  9. The Trials of Jon Jones: Is He in Danger of Losing the Prime of His Career?

    Jon Jones dodged another major career hurdle Thursday when a New Mexico Judicial District Court judge added new provisions to his existing court probation but declined any harsher conditions, including jail time...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 3 months ago 30,324 reads 76 comments

  10. Bellator 155: Marloes Coenen to Face Julia Budd for Women's Featherweight Title

    Bellator has confirmed to Bleacher Report that its inaugural women's featherweight championship fight will take place May 20 at Bellator 155: Carvalho vs. Manhoef...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 3 months ago 3,399 reads 6 comments

  11. Nate Diaz Slams Dana White, UFC for Conor McGregor's 'Gift' Rematch at UFC 200

    Nate Diaz has lashed out at UFC President Dana White for handing Conor McGregor a rematch at UFC 200, insisting the promotion has acted as if his win over the Notorious was a fluke...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 183,151 reads 312 comments

  12. UFC 200: Diaz-McGregor Rematch Might Make Dollars, but Does It Make Sense?

    In some ways it feels like the more we learn about UFC 200, the less we understand. The UFC on Wednesday confirmed earlier reports that Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor are indeed ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 3 months ago 22,117 reads 120 comments

  13. UFC Brass 'Disappointed' in Jon Jones, Call Actions 'Dumb,' but UFC 197 Goes on

    The UFC was not impressed with Jon Jones' performance. Jones was arrested Tuesday for violating his probation ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 13,000 reads 9 comments

  14. Famous Cutman Jacob 'Stitch' Duran, Recently Fired by UFC, Signs with Bellator

    Cutman Jacob "Stitch" Duran, a between-round fixture for many of the largest boxing and MMA fights in recent memory, has signed a multiyear deal with Bellator MMA less than a year after UFC officials fired him for publicly criticizing their company...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 8,178 reads 19 comments

  15. UFC 198 in Brazil on Pace for Record Sellout, More Brazil Events Set for Fall

    Organizers of UFC 198, which takes place on May 14 at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, sold 32,000 tickets in the first day of sales, putting the show on pace to ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 5,435 reads 8 comments

  16. Sage Northcutt Returns at UFC 200, Faces 'The Ultimate Fighter' Runner-Up

    The Sage Northcutt hype train is back on the rails, ladies and gentlemen! According to UFC officials, the 20-year-old karateka will return to the Octagon at UFC 200...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 7,364 reads 20 comments

  17. Fabricio Werdum and the State of the UFC Heavyweight Division

    It is the division historically packed with men known as "the baddest on the planet." Mike Tyson. Evander Holyfield . Muhammad Ali. But the UFC's heavyweight division is anything but...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 16,310 reads 53 comments

  18. Conor McGregor Harassed Dana White for Nate Diaz Rematch at UFC 200, Says Coach

    Conor McGregor's head coach John Kavanagh said the Notorious harassed UFC President Dana White and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta "on a daily basis" to secure a rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 200, and money is no longer his motivation to enter the Octagon...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 21,605 reads 114 comments

  19. UFC 200 Diaz vs. McGregor 2: Stockton Man Mocks Alleged Georges St-Pierre Plan

    UFC star Nate Diaz has expressed his delight at scuppering the company’s reported plans to have Conor McGregor take on Georges St-Pierre at UFC 200...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 months ago 44,732 reads 93 comments

  20. White on UFC 200 Fight Card, 'Minds Will Be Blown,' Co-Main Still Unannounced

    Early evening on Wednesday, the UFC announced several bouts for the long-awaited UFC 200. Topping the announcements was the main event: a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 months ago 84,652 reads 26 comments

  21. Conor McGregor's Own Coach Tried to Talk Him Out of Rematch with Nate Diaz

    Conor McGregor may want another crack at Nate Diaz , but those close to him don't share that sentiment. That's what UFC President Dana White suggests anyway, telling ESPN's SportsCenter ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 72,779 reads 88 comments

  22. UFC Releases Heavyweight Grinder Jared Rosholt

    Jared Rosholt , a successful but unexciting MMA heavyweight, has been released from the UFC's roster. Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting .com broke the news Wednesday afternoon, citing an unnamed UFC official...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 8,829 reads 30 comments

  23. Vitor Belfort Slams UFC Reebok Deal, Says He's Lost Millions

    The UFC's deal with apparel giant Reebok has cost Vitor Belfort millions of dollars in sponsorship revenue. That's according to the fighter himself, who spoke Monday with Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 10,164 reads 40 comments

  24. B/R MMA Waxes Poetic over Its Favorite Rematches of All Time

    A good rematch is something special, but it doesn't come with a set formula for being great and/or memorable. Take UFC 200 for example. The promotion just booked two rematches in the form of Nate Diaz vs...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 3 months ago 18,663 reads 25 comments

  25. Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 2 Announced for UFC 200: Full Match Card, Reaction

    UFC officially announced Wednesday that a rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will take place at the milestone UFC 200 event at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on July 9...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 94,770 reads 250 comments