1. Invicta FC 17 Evinger vs. Schneider: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Highlights

    Invicta FC hit Southern California for a double-championship event on Saturday evening. In the main event, Tonya Evinger defended her bantamweight championship against Colleen Schneider in a dominant performance...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 10,010 reads 9 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 87 Predictions: Main Card Staff Picks

    The UFC invades the Netherlands with a heavyweight main event sure to thrill. No. 4-ranked Alistair Overeem takes on No. 7-ranked Andrei Arlovski in the prime-time bout of the evening...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 22,290 reads 15 comments

  3. Blas Avena, Former MMA Fighter, Dies at Age 32

    Former Bellator and WEC mixed martial artist Blas Avena was found dead at the age of 32 in his Las Vegas apartment just before noon PT on Wednesday, per TMZ Sports . The Las Vegas Metro Police Department is investigating it as a suicide...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 22,056 reads 0 comments

  4. Brendan Schaub and Bryan Callen, Riding the Whirlwind

    On Tuesday, literally minutes before Brendan Schaub and Bryan Callen ’s new cinematic web series The Fighter and the Kid 3D was released in its entirety, Bleacher Report spoke with the duo via telephone...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 1 month ago 7,471 reads 16 comments

  5. Dada 5000 Discusses Health Issues, Kimbo Slice and More

    Dhafir "Dada 5000" Harris stated he's still on the road to recovery after a series of health complications following his February fight against Kimbo Slice at Bellator 149...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 6,714 reads 15 comments

  6. The Beaten Path: Prospect Albert 'Einstein' Tumenov Is a Human Calculator

    You can almost hear the turning gears in Albert Tumenov's brain. And there are still two more days until he fights...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,444 reads 9 comments

  7. Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem Are Rare Teammates Who Are Eager to Fight

    All parties involved admit this pending bout between Andrei Arlovski and Alistair Overeem has temporarily ushered in an awkward time at the vaunted Jackson-Winkeljohn fight team...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 9,750 reads 22 comments

  8. Ronda Rousey Allegedly Confronted Paige VanZant for Congratulating Holly Holm

    Ronda Rousey is apparently still bitter about her upset loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. In an appearance Thursday on The Joe Rogan Experience (via TMZ Sports ), fellow UFC ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 218,067 reads 185 comments

  9. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for May 2016

    April wasn't the busiest month of MMA action, but it did feature a few big fights. Former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson made his debut in Bellator and suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of welterweight champion Andrey Koreshkov...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 14,050 reads 49 comments

  10. Holly Holm, Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson to Return on Stacked UFC on Fox 20

    UFC on Fox 20 went from empty to absolutely packed with a series of fight announcements on Wednesday night. The headliner? An interesting striker vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 112,892 reads 57 comments

  11. Brendan Schaub Ridicules Amir Khan for Conor McGregor MMA Boast

    Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub slammed Amir Khan after the Englishman said he would " fancy [his] chances" of beating Conor McGregor if he switched to MMA ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 1 month ago 22,508 reads 102 comments

  12. Jordan Parsons, Bellator Fighter, Dies at Age 25

    Bellator fighter Jordan Parsons has died at the age of 25, three days after he was the victim of a hit-and-run in Florida...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 430,525 reads 54 comments

  13. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 87: Overeem vs. Arlovski

    The UFC makes its first trip to the Netherlands this Sunday with a solid offering on Fox Sports 1. In the main event, Dutchman Alistair Overeem takes on former UFC heavyweight champion ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 22,989 reads 41 comments

  14. Cris Cyborg Trolls Ronda Rousey over Recent Beach Workout

    Is Cris Cyborg a master troll, or did Ronda Rousey bring this on herself? Reasonable people can debate, but there can be no disagreement on one key point: Cyborg just got off a sick burn...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 194,793 reads 164 comments

  15. The Beaten Path: 4 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in May

    The world of MMA prospects is really opening up. Hardcore fans know the usual suspects — those smaller shows that incubate up-and-comers for the big time...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 9,814 reads 10 comments

  16. Alistair Overeem vs. Andrei Arlovski: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Rotterdam, Netherlands, plays host to a big heavyweight showdown this weekend in MMA. No. 5-ranked heavyweight Alistair Overeem (40-14, 1 NC) meets No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 8,424 reads 26 comments

  17. UFC 200: The Best Under-the-Radar Storylines at the UFC's Gala July Event

    It has been hard to get a word in edgewise so far. Granted, UFC 200 is still a bit more than two months away, but to date most of the pre-fight attention has been swallowed up by one or two main storylines—and just a few loudmouthed fighters...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 19,023 reads 47 comments

  18. In Conor McGregor vs. UFC, the Fight Was Fixed but Not Fruitless

    And so it has come down to this in MMA fandom : Many folks root for letters and numbers over actual people...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 85,503 reads 261 comments

  19. Bellator's Jordan Parsons Reportedly Has Full Leg Amputated After Hit-and-Run

    Jordan Parsons, 25, a fighter competing in Bellator MMA 's featherweight division, has lost his entire right leg after a hit-and-run early Sunday morning in Florida...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,792 reads 21 comments

  20. MMA Video: Sheldon Reid Lands Vicious Front Kick to Opponent's Face in Liverpool

    Not to be outdone, amateur MMA fighter Sheldon Reid threw his name into the mix for Knockout of the Year with a front-kick knockout. At Shinobi War 7, Reid took on Julio Calcina in a bantamweight bout in Liverpool, England...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 40,341 reads 35 comments

  21. Conor McGregor Blows Up Twitter Talking Nate Diaz, Brock Lesnar, Being PPV King

    Conor McGregor shook up the sports world two weeks back when he suddenly declared that he had decided to " retire young ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 152,025 reads 263 comments

  22. Conor McGregor Rips UFC Fights in NSFW Instagram, Calls for Nate Diaz Rematch

    Conor McGregor has had enough of the back-and-forth. He wants Nate Diaz, and he's not holding back until he gets his way...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 148,955 reads 146 comments

  23. Russian MMA Newcomer Debuts with Stunning Spinning Back Kick TKO to the Liver

    Knockout of the Year contenders can come from anywhere, and Friday afternoon delivered one of the most spectacular TKOs you will see in 2016...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 80,807 reads 54 comments

  24. Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey Are Responsible for the UFC's Resurgence

    Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor are the UFC's two marquee attractions. Pay-per-view is a star-driven business, and nobody else on the UFC's roster comes close to matching the profile McGregor and Rousey have gained over the last two years...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 25,573 reads 121 comments

  25. Lance Palmer Discusses Why He Lost His Title, and Isn't Leaving Team Alpha Male

    Things are a lot sunnier now in Lance Palmer Land than they were four months ago. December 18 wasn’t exactly a banner day for The Party...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 10,028 reads 2 comments