1. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Briefly Considered Transitioning to MMA

    Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson is an A-list celebrity, transitioning brilliantly from WWE professional wrestler to Hollywood action star, but that transition wasn't instantaneous...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 15,831 reads 31 comments

  2. Paige VanZant Returns at UFC on Fox 21 in Vancouver Against Bec Rawlings

    Paige VanZant (6-2) is set to make her return to the Octagon on August 27 in Vancouver at UFC on Fox 21. Opposite her will be Bec Rawlings (7-4). VanZant made the announcement Thursday morning on SportsCenter ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 2,267 reads 22 comments

  3. UFC 200 Is Can't-Miss, but It's Still Missing Conor McGregor

    UFC 200 is one of the most stacked fight cards in the history of the promotion. On paper, it seems like a lock to break the coveted ceiling of 1 million pay-per-view buys, making ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 27,154 reads 178 comments

  4. UFC Needs to Show Georges St-Pierre the Money

    One of the sport’s all-time most decorated fighters is ready to restart his career. All Georges St-Pierre is waiting on is his longtime promoter to compromise on a new deal so he can get going...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 27,856 reads 94 comments

  5. CM Punk vs. Mickey Gall Announced for UFC 203: Latest Details and Reaction

    Former WWE champion CM Punk —real name Phil Brooks— will make his professional MMA debut in a welterweight bout against New Jersey's Mickey Gall at UFC 203 on Sept...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 75,356 reads 136 comments

  6. UFC Heavyweight Champ and Ohio Native Stipe Miocic Leads Cavs' Victory Parade

    The Cleveland Curse was recently broken. You know, by Stipe Miocic . Just weeks before LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers delivered the city its first major ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 15,332 reads 37 comments

  7. Bellator 157: Dynamite 2 Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    Quinton "Rampage" Jackson (36-11) is back. On Friday night at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, the 38-year-old MMA legend will take on Satoshi Ishii (14-5-1) in Jackson's ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 5,483 reads 10 comments

  8. After Talk of a 2nd Job, Joanne Calderwood Gets UFC Bonus, New Contract

    Quit your day job. With talk of low MMA fighter pay growing louder, UFC strawweight Joanne Calderwood did a little of her own talking on Instagram ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 26,039 reads 34 comments

  9. Miesha Tate Comments on Ronda Rousey Ahead of UFC 200 Fight vs. Amanda Nunes

    UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion Miesha Tate has branded Ronda Rousey “pouty” and has questioned whether her rival will ever return to her very best...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 2,978 reads 11 comments

  10. Dana White Criticises Ariel Helwani 'Pity Party' on 'UFC Unfiltered' Podcast

    UFC chief Dana White has hit out at MMA journalist Ariel Helwani, accusing the reporter of holding a “pity party” and pulling a “weasel move...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 98,664 reads 169 comments

  11. Michael Bisping Says He Would 'Snap' Conor McGregor's Neck in UFC Fight

    UFC Middleweight champion Michael Bisping has said he would “snap” Conor McGregor's neck if he ever moved up to 185 pounds, while expressing his admiration for the Notorious...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 25,220 reads 42 comments

  12. Rafael Dos Anjos Talks Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz Before Eddie Alvarez UFC Fight

    UFC Lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos thinks a future fight with Conor McGregor would be “easy money” for him...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 11,668 reads 56 comments

  13. Georges St-Pierre Negotiating Return to UFC, Interested in Bisping and McGregor

    Georges St-Pierre is back...almost. The former (but still lineal) UFC welterweight champion spoke with MMAFighting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 27,376 reads 94 comments

  14. Is Stephen Thompson the UFC's Welterweight Heir Apparent?

    Few fighters have had as challenging a path to the top as Stephen Thompson. Written off as a busted prospect following a decision loss to Matt Brown back in 2012, Thompson has since ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 7,253 reads 35 comments

  15. 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 200 Triple-Header

    UFC Fight Night 89 is in the books. The results are as follows (h/t B/R's own Craig Amos ): Fight Night 89 Main Card Stephen Thompson def. Rory MacDonald, unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 48-47) Donald Cerrone def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 26,347 reads 78 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC Fight Night 89 took place in Ottawa on Saturday evening, and the TD Place Arena was treated to a long night of high-quality MMA action...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 27,910 reads 60 comments

  17. UFC Pays Tribute to the Late Kimbo Slice with Special Video

    Kimbo Slice died on June 6 at the age of 42, leaving the MMA world to mourn his passing. Slice made quite an impact on mixed martial arts, and to help with the grieving process, ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 4,122 reads 0 comments

  18. Welterweight's New Wonder Stephen Thompson on Track for UFC Gold

    The future came and went Saturday night, maybe out of the Octagon for good. Rory MacDonald was supposed to be the heir to Georges St-Pierre, the next-generation MMA star who would show the sport how its new army of youth could evolve it...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 17,217 reads 68 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Ottawa

    UFC Fight Night 89 went down Saturday night from the capital city of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario. In the main event of the evening, the stakes were high , as welterweights Rory MacDonald and Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson squared off...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 25,741 reads 62 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 89 Results: Winners, Scorecards for MacDonald vs. Thompson Card

    Stephen Thompson is going to be a tough out for anyone in the welterweight division. That was one of the biggest takeaways from UFC Fight Night 89 in Ottawa as Wonderboy defeated Rory MacDonald by unanimous decision in the main event Saturday...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 7,293 reads 4 comments

  21. Stephen Thompson, and the UFC, Beat Rory MacDonald at UFC Fight Night 89

    The UFC Fight Night 89 main event between Rory MacDonald and Stephen Thompson had everything one could want in a fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 23,018 reads 77 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 89: Donald Cerrone Scores Dominant TKO Win over Patrick Cote

    At the first UFC event in Ottawa, Canada, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone (30-7) dominated Patrick "The Predator" Cote (23-10) for two-and-a-half rounds before dropping him with punches and ending the fight with a ground-and-pound...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 1 month ago 16,621 reads 62 comments

  23. Joanne Calderwood Scores Brutal KO over Valerie Letourneau at UFC Fight Night 89

    Valerie Letourneau and Joanne Calderwood have both shown a fair bit of promise in their careers but have been victims of factors outside their control...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 11,573 reads 32 comments

  24. Live: Fight Night 89

    UFC Fight Night 89 is now in the books. Stephen Thompson won for the seventh straight time, outmatching Rory MacDonald over the course of their five-round fight...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 1 month ago 52,964 reads 245 comments

  25. Anthony Johnson Reportedly Out of July 23 Fight vs. Glover Teixeira

    UFC star Anthony Johnson has reportedly been forced to withdraw from his July 23 matchup against Glover Teixeira. Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com reported Johnson's withdrawal...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 31,732 reads 71 comments