1. Brock Lesnar Notified of Potential Failed Drug Test: Latest Details and Comments

    The UFC announced Friday that Brock Lesnar , who secured a unanimous-decision victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200 on Saturday, has been flagged by the United States Anti-Doping Agency ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 166,078 reads 350 comments

  2. The UFC's Lightweight Division Is Better Than It Has Ever Been

    On Wednesday in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Tony Ferguson, one of the best lightweights on the planet, nearly fell to unknown debutant Lando Vannata...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 13 days ago 15,146 reads 34 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 91 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC on Fox 20

    UFC Fight Night 91 is in the books. The results are as follows (h/t Bleacher Report's very own Craig Amos ): Fight Night 91 Main Card on Fox Sports 1 John Lineker def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 31,885 reads 66 comments

  4. Bellator 158: Daley vs. Lima Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    Bellator MMA takes over London on Saturday from The O2 Arena. A crucial welterweight bout tops the Bellator 158 card when Paul Daley takes on Douglas Lima. The 170-pound division will again be on display in the co-main event...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 14 days ago 7,232 reads 9 comments

  5. Watch: John Lineker Ends Michael McDonald's Comeback Tour with Vicious KO

    Michael McDonald was once the next big thing in MMA . A long, strong, and incredibly young bantamweight, he won the Tachi Palace Fights bantamweight title at just 20 years old, made ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 17,893 reads 12 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 91 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McDonald vs Lineker

    You didn't think the UFC was taking a break, did you? Oh, no. After a busy week that saw three events in three days, culminating with Saturday's hyped but star-crossed UFC 200, the Octagon was erected Wednesday in Sioux Falls, South Dakota...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 14 days ago 19,192 reads 33 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 91 Results: Winners, Scorecards for McDonald vs. Lineker Card

    John Lineker is a 135-pound wrecking ball, and Michael McDonald was his latest demolition project. In the main event of UFC Fight Night 91 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Lineker defeated McDonald via first-round TKO...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 14 days ago 10,293 reads 8 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 91: Tony Ferguson Taps Landon Vannata in Wild, Surprising Brawl

    Tony Ferguson (21-3) entered as the No. 3-ranked contender per the UFC’s official rankings and was expected to blow through Landon Vannata (8-1), who came in as a late ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 14 days ago 9,310 reads 41 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 91: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 91 is now in the books. John Lineker laid waste to Michael McDonald in the night's main event, scoring a first-round knockout in emphatic fashion. The win is Lineker's third since he jumped from the flyweight division to bantamweight...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 15 days ago 15,351 reads 79 comments

  10. Jose Aldo and Joanna Jedrzejczyk Embody the Importance of Swagger in MMA

    Swagger is a hard thing to define. As a Supreme Court justice once put it with regard to something entirely different: You know it when you see it. When you spot swagger, in the context of a fight, there's no mistaking what you've seen...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 15 days ago 15,433 reads 61 comments

  11. Ronda Rousey Acknowledges Loss, Talks Redemption in New Reebok Commercial

    There was a time when UFC star Ronda Rousey was viewed as the most dominant athlete—not just in the MMA world. A rough loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193 shattered Rousey 's mystique, leaving some wondering how (and if) she'd bounce back...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 15 days ago 25,264 reads 13 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 91: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    Just days after UFC 200, the hubbub around UFC Fight Night 91 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is minimal. The event, headlined by Michael McDonald vs...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 15 days ago 10,067 reads 27 comments

  13. UFC 200: Meet the New Cain Velasquez, Same as the Old Cain Velasquez

    Lots happened at UFC 200: A title changed hands and an interim one was minted , a pro wrestler smashed a kickboxing world champion in a wonderful Pride-like piece of matchmaking, ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 16 days ago 29,625 reads 137 comments

  14. Jason 'Mayhem' Miller Arrested: Latest Details, Reaction on Former UFC Fighter

    Former UFC fighter Jason "Mayhem" Miller was reportedly arrested Sunday morning in Costa Mesa, California, on charges of assault and battery, public intoxication and suspicion of assaulting ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 14,836 reads 44 comments

  15. For Dana White and Fertittas, UFC Sale Leaves Behind Complex Legacy

    After months of intense negotiations, the deal has finally closed. As first reported by TMZ , the Ultimate Fighting Championship was sold for $4 billion to talent agency WME-IMG in the single biggest transaction in sports history...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 17 days ago 53,567 reads 64 comments

  16. Mark Hunt Comments on Potential Brock Lesnar Rematch, UFC Sale and More with TMZ

    UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt would like a rematch with Brock Lesnar after his unanimous-decision loss at UFC 200 and said he wasn't happy with the drug-testing exemptions the WWE star received ahead of their bout...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 17 days ago 70,305 reads 71 comments

  17. UFC 200 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC 200 was the most stacked card in UFC history, and it came through with plenty to digest following the 12 scheduled bouts. The fight-week drama stole the thunder of what was a fun event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 17 days ago 26,366 reads 31 comments

  18. UFC 200 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 91

    UFC 200 is in the books. The results are as follows, per Bleacher Report's own Craig Amos : UFC 200 Main Card Amanda Nunes def. Miesha Tate, submission (Round 1, 3:16) Brock Lesnar def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 6,681 reads 6 comments

  19. UFC 201: Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley Full Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 200 is finally, at long last, a thing of the past. After a year of hype and a decade's worth of drama, fans can finally look past the gargantuan card and get back into the swing of a normal MMA schedule...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 20,889 reads 29 comments

  20. How Brock Lesnar Stacks Up with the Heavyweight Elite After UFC 200

    Brock Lesnar returned to MMA at UFC 200 after an absence of nearly five years and made his presence felt with an upset win over perennial contender Mark Hunt...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 17 days ago 73,225 reads 63 comments

  21. UFC Reportedly Sold for $4 Billion: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The ownership of the UFC is reportedly changing hands. TMZ Sports first reported WME/IMG bought the company for about $4 billion, and WME/IMG confirmed its purchase Monday morning, per ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 17 days ago 407,887 reads 217 comments

  22. Pic: The Most Powerful Image of UFC 200

    There were a lot of sights to behold in the world of MMA over the last week. Joanna Jedrzejczyk crying after gutting out a decision win over Claudia Gadelha...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 22,805 reads 43 comments

  23. Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson II: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    It's on. Michael Bisping will square off against Dan Henderson once again. This time for the middleweight championship of the world. Dana White joined the Fox Sports booth following UFC 200 to make the announcement ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 18 days ago 29,667 reads 59 comments

  24. UFC 200: The Fights Weren't the Problem, but the Pacing Was

    As we sit here in the afterglow of a week when the UFC flat out bludgeoned its fans into veritable submission with nearly an entire day’s worth of fistfights spread across three ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 18 days ago 18,946 reads 20 comments

  25. The Gilded Age: UFC 200 an Ultimate Bust in the Era of the Celebrity Fighter

    For years, the UFC's calling card was its top-to-bottom action. Even if they had never heard of the fighters in the cage, fans knew on any given night someone was bound to do the spectacular...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 18 days ago 174,517 reads 240 comments