1. Tatsuya Kawajiri: 14 Years Deep, Pride Veteran Poised for UFC Title Run

    Tatsuya Kawajiri has seen a lot during his MMA career, and not just in a "he's been around a long time" sense. Since 2001, Kawajiri has twice seen lighter weight classes nearly die out only to roar back to the forefront of the sport...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 1,903 reads 3 comments

  2. Nick Diaz: "I'm Not Fighting for Anything Less Than $500K"

    After challenging the newly crowned welterweight champion, former contender Nick Diaz speaks out about his latest offer from the UFC and his intent (or lack there of) to return to the Octagon...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by David Scipione about 7 days ago 1,664 reads 5 comments

  3. TUF Nations: Luke Harris Fighter Blog, Episode 12

    Note: All quotes and material were obtained firsthand by Bleacher Report through a one-on-one between Luke Harris and Bleacher Report's Riley Kontek . Well, this season has been a wild ride...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 7 days ago 952 reads 1 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 39: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    UFC Fight Night 39: Minotauro vs. Nelson is set for Friday, April 11. The scheduling marks a departure from the promotion's usual Wednesday night shows—and their Sunday shows as well...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 7 days ago 6,150 reads 22 comments

  5. Chris Weidman: Don't Worry, I'll Be Ready for UFC 175

    Chris Weidman won't be ready by July 5? That's news to Chris Weidman. Tim Kennedy said last week that he didn't believe Weidman, the UFC middleweight champion, would be 100 percent ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 1,022 reads 4 comments

  6. Alistair Overeem Looking to Join Greg Jackson MMA in New Mexico

    UFC heavyweight standout Alistair Overeem is looking to join Greg Jackson's lauded gym, Team Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA , in Albuquerque, N.M., according to a report by MMAFighting...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 7 days ago 10,729 reads 39 comments

  7. Report: Holm Initially Offered $15K/$15K by UFC

    Holly Holm's immediate schedule is filled with icing sessions and physical therapy, but already her future holds a lucrative prospect...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 1,636 reads 1 comments

  8. Barao vs. Dillashaw Set to Headline UFC 173

    UFC® bantamweight champion Renan Barao looks to stake his claim as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world when he meets the explosive and dangerous TJ Dillashaw Saturday, May 24 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 772 reads 2 comments

  9. Rousey to Appear on 'American Idol' -- and She Didn't Know It

    nda Rousey is going to be on "American Idol" and she didn't even know it. UFC president Dana White announced the news to reporters -- and Rousey herself -- during a luncheon to promote UFC 173 on Wednesday in Los Angeles...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 783 reads 1 comments

  10. Dana White: Nick Diaz Offered Fight with Hector Lombard, Waiting on Response

    The always-exciting discussion of when (or if) former Strikeforce welterweight champion and former UFC title contender Nick Diaz is returning to the cage has entered its next chapter...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 15,243 reads 137 comments

  11. Dana Says Barao Is Best Pound-for-Pound Fighter in the World

    Dana White : Renan Barao is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. “There's no doubt about it...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  12. Demetrious Johnson vs. Ali Bagautinov to Headline UFC 174 June 14

    Interesting news has come out that UFC flyweight champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson will headline UFC 174 opposite surging Russian Ali Bagautinov ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 6,401 reads 31 comments

  13. Johnson to Defend Flyweight Title vs. Bagautinov at UFC 174

    We recently learned that Tyron Woodley will face Rory MacDonald at UFC 174 this June. Many wondered whether that welterweight bout would be the main or co-main event. Now we have our answer...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  14. Alexander Gustafsson: I'm a Really Bad Matchup for Jon Jones

    Alexander Gustafsson serves as the perfect antidote to UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones ' in-cage brilliance. He's the only fighter to ever push Jones to the brink of defeat, only to have the champ escape the Octagon's event horizon...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 7 days ago 10,921 reads 124 comments

  15. Alexander Gustafsson: Jon Jones Is Best Pound-for-Pound Fighter in the World

    Echoes from the night of Sept. 21, 2013 still speak whispers of just how close Alexander Gustafsson came to being a UFC champion...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 7 days ago 1,195 reads 4 comments

  16. Gustafsson: Jones Isn't Scared but He Knows I'm a Bad Matchup for Him

    Prior to his fight last month against Jimi Manuwa in England, top rated contender Alexander Gustafsson was getting a little fed up with all the questions about UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  17. Masato Toys Returns with Incredible MMA-Themed Star Wars Action Figures

    You guys remember that UFC-themed coloring book we ogled over a while back? You know, the one with pages like “Draw Alan Belcher a New Tattoo” and “Help Vitor Find ...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 560 reads 1 comments

  18. Forget Carano, Cyborg, and Holm, Zingano deserves Rousey fight

    A four-person rotation has a clenched grip on current women's MMA headlines. UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, of course, followed by Gina Carano, Cris Cyborg and Holly Holm...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 350 reads 3 comments

  19. Winkeljohn: Holly Holm One Year Away from "Beating Anybody in the World"

    Mike Winkeljohn may see his vision of Holly Holm's future delayed as the newly crowned Legacy FC champ will have to undergo surgery for a broken arm suffered in her most recent fight...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 501 reads 0 comments

  20. Gina Carano to Meet with Dana White Wednesday Night

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 563 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC fighters react to the sudden death of 'The Ultimate Warrior'

    Professional wrestling legend Jim Hellwig, a.k.a "The Ultimate Warrior," suddenly died Tuesday, just three days after being inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame...

    Evan Adrian Written by Evan Adrian about 7 days ago 849 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 39: Nogueira vs. Nelson Live Streaming Weigh-in Video

    Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Roy Nelson are both out to prove they aren't nearing the end of their respective MMA careers. At UFC Fight Night 39, the slumping heavyweights will meet in the fight card's main attraction...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 7 days ago 4,113 reads 4 comments

  23. Report: Gina Carano to Meet with UFC President Dana White Wednesday Night

    The much-hyped sit-down meeting between women's MMA pioneer Gina Carano and UFC president Dana White takes place Wednesday night. MMA Fighting reported the news Tuesday evening...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 7 days ago 1,520 reads 14 comments

  24. MMA: Rob Emerson Holds Ian McCall Indirectly Responsible for Del Rosario Death

    Pre-fight interviews are typically full of cliche questions with cliche answers. But every once in a while, an interview takes a turn and provides something more...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 7 days ago 2,999 reads 9 comments

  25. Eddie Bravo vs. the Gracies: Is MMA's First Family Harming Its Reputation?

    Royce Gracie ’s place in MMA history is assured. Without his efforts at UFC 1, the current combat sports landscape would likely be almost unrecognizable...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 7 days ago 15,370 reads 56 comments