1. Diego Brandao Out to Derail Conor McGregor, Silence Critics at Fight Night 46

    There is no doubt about it — Diego Brandao is a fighter who thrives on emotion. The featherweight powerhouse blitzed his way through the 15th season of The Ultimate Fighter as he knocked out every opponent in his path to the finals...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 days ago 5,414 reads 42 comments

  2. MMA Bold Predictions: What Will the 2nd Half of 2014 Bring for UFC, Bellator?

    The first half of 2014 has been an uneasy time in mixed martial arts. The UFC’s unforgiving marathon schedule refused to yield, and in the face of a rough rash of injuries, compromises were made ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 days ago 17,364 reads 49 comments

  3. Robbie Lawler, Office Enforcer, Gets Ruthless on Bleacher Report Staff

    UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler will face Matt Brown in the main event of UFC on Fox 12 next week in San Jose. It's one of the biggest fights of Lawler 's career...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 days ago 35,574 reads 33 comments

  4. White Not Caving to Nate Diaz's Complaints

    For whatever reason, the Diaz brothers continue their freeze on working with the UFC in making anything happen with their fight careers.....

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 6 days ago 2,550 reads 2 comments

  5. Ronda Rousey Hoping to Become 'The Female Rock'

    Do you smell what Ronda Rousey is cooking? Hollywood casting directors have certainly picked up the scent, and they obviously can’t get enough of the UFC women’s bantamweight champ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 days ago 8,076 reads 70 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 45: Behind Brash Facade, a Cowboy Quietly Comes into His Own

    After polishing off Jim Miller via head-kick knockout on Wednesday in the main event of UFC Fight Night 45, Donald Cerrone stood in the Octagon and announced his future plans. They sounded suspiciously like many of his past plans...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 days ago 10,221 reads 33 comments

  7. Will Brooks Just Wants to Have Fun

    Though he cannot be absolutely sure, Will Brooks reckons the first fight he ever saw likely featured his older sister. Brooks lived in Chicago with his mom, sister and brother...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 6 days ago 2,742 reads 4 comments

  8. Khabib Nurmagomedov 'Ready' for 5-Round Fight with Donald Cerrone

    Following his head-kick knockout over Jim Miller on Wednesday night, former WEC title challenger Donald Cerrone only has so many matchups that make sense for him at the top of the UFC's lightweight division...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 6 days ago 7,572 reads 51 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 46: Who's in the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland, hometown favorite Conor McGregor will look to move closer to a featherweight title shot when he takes on Diego Brandao in the night’s main event...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 6 days ago 250 reads 1 comments

  10. Japanese MMA Fighter Makes Ridiculous, Creepy Face After Defeating Opponent

    Note to prospective challengers: Do not fight Takuya Eizumi unless you're prepared to face this face. Yusei Shimokawa found this out the hard way after losing a unanimous decision to Eizumi on June 29...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 6 days ago 142,968 reads 77 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 45: Jessamyn Duke Suffers Nasty Broken Hand

    Jessamyn Duke suffered a devastating defeat at UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday and also a pretty gruesome-looking injury. The fighter posted an X-ray of the injury on her Instagram account...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 6 days ago 19,261 reads 58 comments

  12. UFC Made a Mistake by Putting First Women's Strawweight Bout on Fight Pass

    At UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday, Claudia Gadelha and Tina Lahdemaki became the first two 115-pound fighters to step inside the Octagon. Unfortunately for fight fans, the bout was buried on UFC Fight Pass...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 days ago 4,341 reads 12 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Nurmagomedov Is the Only Fight to Make

    Sometimes, the path is pretty clear when it comes to matchmaking in the UFC. Sometimes, two dogs are snarling at each other through the chain link, and you've just got to put them together and let them hash it out...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 6 days ago 1,043 reads 4 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 45: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Donald Cerrone doesn't have any plans to slow down. On Wednesday, Cowboy picked up his third win in 2014, scoring a knockout over Jim Miller in the main event at UFC Fight Night 45...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 6 days ago 4,039 reads 11 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 46: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC was busy Wednesday evening with UFC Fight Night 45. It was a great night of bouts, but now we must make the quick turnaround to UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 days ago 1,458 reads 2 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 46 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 46 kicks off from Dublin, Ireland, this Saturday with a fun featherweight scrap headlining the action. No. 13-ranked contender and Irish star Conor McGregor is set to take on Diego Brandao in the main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 days ago 4,502 reads 2 comments

  17. 7 Fighters Who Could Be Next Two-Division UFC Champ

    Hundreds of fighters have strapped on the leather and stepped inside the Octagon, but only two men have won titles in multiple weight classes...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 days ago 6,529 reads 53 comments

  18. Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller: Video Highlights From Main Event

    Donald Cerrone added another feather to his cowboy hat at UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday night by becoming the first man to ever finish Jim Miller with strikes...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 7 days ago 3,254 reads 2 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    Performance of the Night—No. 1: Donald Cerrone Donald Cerrone winning Performance of the Night is no surprise. He turned it up late in the first round and had Miller in trouble, then he carried that momentum into the second...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 7 days ago 825 reads 5 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 45: 3 Fights for Jim Miller to Take Next

    Wednesday night, Jim Miller stepped into the UFC Octagon opposite fellow lightweight contender Donald Cerrone ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 days ago 622 reads 6 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, produced one of the best UFC cards in recent memory. There were 11 fights on the card, and nine were finished...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 7 days ago 1,716 reads 5 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 46

    UFC Fight Night 45 is in the books. The results are as follows: Donald Cerrone defeats Jim Miller by KO at 3:31 of the second round Edson Barboza defeats Evan Dunham by TKO ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 7,987 reads 30 comments

  23. Video: Cerrone Uses High Kick to KO Miller

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  24. Ronda Rousey Becomes First Mixed Martial Artist to Win an ESPY Award

    UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey already owns a shiny belt and an Olympic bronze medal in judo. Now, she gets to add a fancy trophy to her shelf after taking the ESPY Award for 2014's Top Female Athlete...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 5,469 reads 30 comments

  25. Photo: Joe Proctor's Hematoma Head Is About to Explode

    UH ... Looks like Joe Proctor is doing his best Hasim Rahman impersonation tonight at UFC Fight Night 45, sporting a tennis ball-sized hematoma on his left sideburn. Justin Salas punched him there, and for whatever reason, it decided to grow...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 7 days ago 2,406 reads 1 comments