1. The Question: Was UFC Right to Strip Conor McGregor of the Featherweight Title?

    Conor McGregor ’s reign as the first man to hold UFC titles in two different weight classes simultaneously lasted all of 14 days...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 days ago 12,988 reads 73 comments

  2. Bellator's Ilima Macfarlane Will Quit Waiting Tables with 1 More Win in MMA

    Mixed martial artists don't have an easy life. Even among UFC elites, fighters often need to supplement their MMA income with a more conventional job or approach MMA as a paid hobby just to keep a roof over their heads...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 25,889 reads 8 comments

  3. With Conor McGregor Shelved, Nurmagomedov and Ferguson Are Down to Battle

    The most lucrative fight in MMA today is a " red panty night " with Conor McGregor. Two fighters all too aware of this reality are top lightweight contenders Khabib Nurmagomedov (24-0) and Tony Ferguson (22-3)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 24,988 reads 158 comments

  4. Jose Aldo Speaks on Conor McGregor Relinquishing UFC Featherweight Title

    Jose Aldo wasn't surprised to see Conor McGregor vacate the UFC Featherweight Championship in order to hold onto his lightweight belt...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 22,445 reads 116 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 101 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC Fight Night 101 was a fun show in spite of the lack of a strong card. We saw excellent debuts, developing talent and a middleweight main event between two contenders. All in all, not much to complain about...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 11,132 reads 33 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 101: Robert Whittaker Makes Wild Derek Brunson Pay for Slugfest

    Robert Whittaker made Derek Brunson pay for his mistakes Saturday in the main event of UFC Fight Night 101. The price may end up being contender status in a middleweight division that is already teeming with talent...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 8 days ago 7,106 reads 6 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 101 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into TUF24 Finale

    UFC Fight Night 101 is in the books. The results are as follows: Robert Whittaker def. Derek Brunson by TKO at 4:07 of the first round Andrew Holbrook def. Jake Matthews by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Omari Akhmedov def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 days ago 12,320 reads 26 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 101 Results: Winners, Scorecards for Whittaker vs. Brunson Card

    Robert Whittaker lit up an entertaining UFC Fight Night 101 card at Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena on Saturday evening, where he improved his standing in the middleweight division with a first-round knockout of Derek Brunson ...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 9 days ago 6,564 reads 8 comments

  9. Robert Whittaker vs. Derek Brunson Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 101

    UFC Fight Night 101's Robert Whittaker and Derek Brunson know firsthand how weird the UFC can be, and how absurd the middleweight division is in particular...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 days ago 6,242 reads 13 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 101 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Melbourne

    UFC Fight Night 101 is not going to earn many votes for Card of the Year. Nothing against anyone personally on the card, including two very good fighters in Robert Whittaker and ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 days ago 11,655 reads 19 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Stripped of Featherweight Title: Latest Details, Reaction

    As expected, Conor McGregor has been stripped of the UFC featherweight championship. Per Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting, McGregor didn't agree to relinquish the title, but UFC was within its rights to strip him of it...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 80,207 reads 194 comments

  12. If You're Stripping Conor McGregor, Can It Be for a Less Stupid Reason, Please?

    It’s funny how things unfold in MMA . UFC 206 lost its headliner this week when Daniel Cormier pulled out of his light heavyweight title defense against Anthony Johnson, ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 9 days ago 60,985 reads 215 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 101: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 101 delivered a mesmerizing main event. Derek Brunson went wild and crazy. He charged forward with his hands down and chin up against one of the more technical strikers in the middleweight division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 17,528 reads 70 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 101 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    Allow me to level with you. UFC Fight Night 101, going down Saturday from Melbourne, Australia, is not a strong card...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 6,616 reads 8 comments

  15. Daniel Cormier Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Groin and Return

    Daniel Cormier is out of UFC 206's main event against Anthony Johnson on Dec. 10 due to a torn right adductor muscle, and it is uncertain whether he will undergo surgery. An official date for his return to action has yet to be announced...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 44,383 reads 130 comments

  16. On BJ Penn, Fedor Emelianenko and Legends Who Fight Too Long

    Earlier this week, BJ Penn ’s long-delayed comeback got another restart date when it was announced he would fight Yair Rodriguez in January...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 10 days ago 15,628 reads 25 comments

  17. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 101: Whittaker vs. Brunson

    The UFC returns to Australia Saturday, November 26 (or Sunday, November 27 local time) with a decent offering on Fox Sports 1. While not stacked with name value, there should be solid action up and down the card from up-and-coming young fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 11 days ago 7,705 reads 24 comments

  18. Khabib Nurmagomedov Wants to 'Finish' Conor McGregor Hype with UFC Fight

    Ultimate Fighting Championship sensation Khabib Nurmagomedov has vowed to embarrass dual-weight champion Conor McGregor if the two can schedule a bout, saying he wants to "finish his [McGregor's] hype...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 11 days ago 23,017 reads 139 comments

  19. Khabib Nurmagomedov Comments on Potential Fight vs. Conor McGregor

    Undefeated UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov wants a shot at Conor McGregor. Brett Okamoto of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 21,283 reads 121 comments

  20. The Question: Is Derek Brunson or Robert Whittaker Championship Material?

    With Michael Bisping atop the UFC’s middleweight division, anything seems possible. Below him, contenders aplenty are patiently waiting their turns...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 12 days ago 4,321 reads 33 comments

  21. The Biggest MMA Turkeys of 2016

    This is the time of year when turkeys start to feel nervous. Don't be afraid only for the literal ones, which are killed and eaten en masse, but also for the metaphorical ones who face the chopping block of negative connotation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 11,256 reads 16 comments

  22. Conor McGregor's Agent Comments on UFC Fighter Possibly Joining WWE

    Conor McGregor is the biggest star in the UFC, but he will continue looking for other ways to spend his time. According to his agent, Audie Attar, McGregor will consider joining WWE if he receives an offer...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 13 days ago 56,647 reads 82 comments

  23. Michael Bisping vs. Yoel Romero Set to Be a Lot of Good, Clean (?) Fun

    Moments after uncorking the most astonishing knockout on UFC 205's main card, Yoel Romero stood in the center of the Octagon and offered a message of love and compassion for middleweight champion Michael Bisping ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 13 days ago 11,805 reads 67 comments

  24. Robert Whittaker vs. Derek Brunson: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC Fight Night 101 emanates from Australia this weekend, and it is headlined by a sensational middleweight matchup. Originally slated for the event was former titleholder Luke Rockhold in a rematch against Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 13 days ago 5,656 reads 28 comments

  25. CM Punk Angling for 2nd Chance in UFC: Fighting 'Is What I Do Now'

    Fans may not like it, but CM Punk doesn't feel like he's done in the UFC quite yet. The accomplished pro wrestler turned not-so-accomplished mixed martial artist discussed his ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 31,477 reads 59 comments