1. Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone Is the Perfect Fight

    Be still, my beating heart. At Madison Square Garden on November 12, the UFC's first outing in New York since the legalization of MMA in the state, former welterweight champion ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 19 days ago 14,343 reads 49 comments

  2. CM Punk vs. Mickey Gall: UFC 203 Odds, Predictions and Pre-Fight Twitter Hype

    UFC 203 might be headlined by a heavyweight title fight between Stipe Miocic and Alistair Overeem, but plenty of people will be tuning in to watch CM Punk 's debut against Mickey Gall...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 20 days ago 9,714 reads 2 comments

  3. Miocic vs. Overeem: Career Stats, Highlights for Both Before UFC 203

    Capturing the UFC Heavyweight Championship is one thing; defending it is a different matter altogether. That's the challenge Stipe Miocic faces when he welcomes Alistair Overeem to Cleveland in the main event at UFC 203 on Saturday...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 20 days ago 451 reads 0 comments

  4. The Question: Does CM Punk Stand Any Chance of Winning His UFC Debut?

    CM Punk finally gets his chance to silence the doubters at Saturday's UFC 203. Criticism and skepticism have dogged the former WWE wrestler since he inked a multifight ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 20 days ago 56,021 reads 107 comments

  5. UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem Odds, Tickets, Predictions and Pre-Weigh-In Hype

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship will make its Cleveland debut this Saturday as Stipe Miocic prepares to defend his UFC heavyweight title against Alistair Overeem at the Quicken Loans Arena...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 20 days ago 2,776 reads 8 comments

  6. UFC 203: 4 Key Storylines for Miocic vs. Overeem Card in Cleveland

    All right, all right, let's all just relax now. Come on, deep breaths. Yes, CM Punk is coming. But there's no need to freak out. Either his MMA debut will be successful or unsuccessful...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 20 days ago 4,410 reads 4 comments

  7. CM Punk: The 7 Moments That Led Him to WWE Stardom and to UFC 203

    CM Punk achieved some of the greatest feats in professional wrestling, working his way from Illinois bingo halls to tightly packed football stadiums and putting on some of the best matches in history...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 22,976 reads 30 comments

  8. The Complete Guide to UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem

    The UFC heads to Cleveland for the first time on Saturday, September 10 with a fine offering on pay-per-view...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 20 days ago 13,723 reads 43 comments

  9. Cain Velasquez: I'll Do Full Camp in Mexico City If I Fight There Again

    You can take all those "sea-level Cain Velasquez " jokes and shove them in a sack. That seems to be what Velasquez wants to have happen, at least if some of his recent comments ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 21 days ago 4,814 reads 15 comments

  10. CM Punk's UFC Debut: Definitive Timeline of Ex-WWE Star's Long Road to UFC 203

    The day is nearly upon us. Five-time world champion in the WWE CM Punk is finally, finally going to step into the Octagon at UFC 203 on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 15,413 reads 33 comments

  11. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for September 2016 Ahead of UFC 203

    It's been a while, folks, but the Bleacher Report MMA rankings are back! It's been a hectic month-and-a-half, with a number of major events and a number of good fights going down across nearly every major promotion...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 11,938 reads 38 comments

  12. CM Punk May Have Needed Special Permission to Fight at UFC 203

    Turns out CM Punk's lack of MMA experience is more than a mere talking point for disgruntled fans. When Punk (real name Phil Brooks) steps into the cage in Cleveland on Saturday ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 79,912 reads 56 comments

  13. UFC 203 Primer: Stipe Miocic vs. Alistair Overeem Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 203 will feature the king of Cleveland, Stipe Miocic, in his first UFC heavyweight championship title defense. Miocic (15-2) ended his city's long championship drought by knocking Fabricio Werdum out cold in front of Werdum's home crowd...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 22 days ago 13,020 reads 57 comments

  14. Miesha Tate Helps Injured 6-Year-Old Down Mountain Hiking Trail

    Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate probably didn't expect to become a hero to a six-year-old girl and her family over Labor Day weekend, but that is exactly what happened...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 days ago 107,117 reads 55 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 93 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC Fight Night 93 took place in Hamburg, Germany, and it was not the greatest of fight cards. Thankfully, the veterans on the main card saved it from complete annihilation...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 23 days ago 19,419 reads 19 comments

  16. 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 203

    UFC Fight Night 93 is in the books. Next up? UFC 203 on Saturday, September 10. Alistair Overeem, Fabricio Werdum , Stipe Miocic—a whole lot of heavyweight champions are ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 23,421 reads 76 comments

  17. Josh Barnett's Win Against Andrei Arlovski Means Little, and That's Just Fine

    For both Josh Barnett and Andrei Arlovski , the end is near. There’s no denying that. Both UFC heavyweights are pushing 40 and have gone through tough recent stretches...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 24 days ago 9,040 reads 16 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 93 Results: Winners, Scorecards for Arlovski vs. Barnett Card

    MMA took over Germany on Saturday with a UFC Fight Night 93 card that saw Josh Barnett stop Andrei Arlovski with a third-round rear-naked-choke submission in the heavyweight main event showdown...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 24 days ago 19,199 reads 6 comments

  19. Andrei Arlovski vs. Josh Barnett: Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 93

    Andrei Arlovski and Josh Barnett were in identical positions entering Fight Night 93. Both are former UFC heavyweight champions. Both had late-in-career resurgences after rejoining the UFC...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 24 days ago 3,210 reads 5 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 93 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Hamburg Fight Card

    UFC Fight Night 93 went down Saturday afternoon, U.S. Eastern time, from the city of Hamburg, Germany. It was the UFC's fourth visit to Germany and first to Hamburg, and the European flavor of the card was in keeping with the backdrop...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 24 days ago 57,267 reads 14 comments

  21. Ryan Bader vs. Ilir Latifi: Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 93

    At UFC Fight Night 93, airing on Fight Pass live from Hamburg, Germany, on Saturday, American Ryan Bader (21-5) squared off with Sweden's Ilir Latifi (12-5) in Bader's first fight ...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 24 days ago 18,932 reads 7 comments

  22. Gustafsson vs. Blachowicz: Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 93

    It was 11 months in the making for Alexander Gustafsson , but when he finally returned to the cage at UFC Fight Night 93 on Saturday against Jan Blachowicz, he did so in style...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 24 days ago 11,291 reads 40 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 93: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    Former UFC heavyweight champions Josh Barnett and Andrei Arlovski took to the main event at UFC Fight Night 93 in Hamburg, Germany. "The Warmaster" survived some brutal shots to pick up a much needed victory...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 25 days ago 27,991 reads 38 comments

  24. New GSP vs. New UFC: Will Former Champ Get Paid What He Wants?

    Georges St-Pierre is back! Well, maybe not so fast. The former UFC welterweight champion's road to a comeback took its most interesting turn this week, as St-Pierre appeared ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 26 days ago 28,538 reads 47 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 93 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    Welcome once again, fight fans, to Germany (or Deutschland, as it's also known). On Saturday, the UFC will host UFC Fight Night 93, its fourth event in Germany and first in the city of Hamburg...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 26 days ago 7,856 reads 11 comments