1. Wait, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald Are Fighting at UFC 189 Too? Score!

    The full extent to which the world was ignoring Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald didn’t hit home until the top trending topic of UFC 189 became Jose Aldo’s ribs...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 hours ago 1,170 reads 6 comments

  2. Rory MacDonald and the Most Unintentionally Funny Fighters in MMA History

    There's a ton of room for unintentional comedy in MMA . One might even argue that identifying this comedy and harnessing it to help you perform daily tasks like weeding your garden ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 hours ago 288 reads 2 comments

  3. UFC President Dana White Says Conor McGregor Tried to Bet $3 Million on Himself

    Conor McGregor is confident ahead of his UFC 189 matchup against Chad Mendes on Saturday, July 11. Confident to the tune of $3 million, in fact...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 3 hours ago 23,544 reads 56 comments

  4. TUF 21 Finale: 3 Things to Look for in Michelle Waterson's UFC Debut

    Michelle Waterson , former Invicta FC atomweight champion, joined the UFC earlier this year and will make her in-cage debut on July 12 against Angela Magana ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 5 hours ago 4,865 reads 11 comments

  5. UFC 189: Early Predictions for Mendes vs. McGregor Main Event

    UFC 189 's main event of Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor isn't the featherweight title fight fans thought they'd be seeing, but it's one of the best consolation prizes the organization could have offered...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 9 hours ago 10,381 reads 52 comments

  6. Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    In a matchup that is certainly being overshadowed by the circus surrounding Conor McGregor's every move, UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and top contender Rory MacDonald will settle their differences this Saturday at UFC 189 ...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 hours ago 6,074 reads 27 comments

  7. Benson Henderson: New Division, Same Championship Aspirations

    Benson Henderson is ready to face the best the world has to offer, but he'll be doing it in a different weight class for the foreseeable future...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 19 hours ago 11,614 reads 67 comments

  8. Chad Mendes vs. Conor McGregor: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 189 is just days away. Hopefully you've accepted Jose Aldo's injury as fate, as an opportunity for the UFC to finally test Conor McGregor against the sort of competitor MMA fans have been calling for...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 21 hours ago 18,833 reads 142 comments

  9. UFC 189: Who's on the Hot Seat in Las Vegas This Weekend?

    Although UFC 189 lost Jose Aldo, it remains an outstanding event that is filled with big names. Some of those noteworthy individuals will be competing for UFC gold...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 21 hours ago 8,551 reads 19 comments

  10. Gilbert Melendez Fails Drug Test Following UFC 188, Suspended 1 Year

    Yet another prominent mixed martial artist has been flagged for banned substances, as the UFC announced longtime lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez has failed a post-fight drug test following his UFC 188 bout with Eddie Alvarez...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 day ago 21,146 reads 106 comments

  11. 2015 Year in Review: Sweeping Changes Drastically Change MMA Landscape

    A little more than six months ago, the UFC's best fighter Jon Jones strolled to the cage and made easy work of his rival Daniel Cormier, putting an end to a blood feud that ultimately featured more smoke than fire...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 day ago 22,028 reads 45 comments

  12. Report: Conor McGregor Needs to Drop 27 Pounds Ahead of UFC 189

    UFC featherweight title contender Conor McGregor is walking into the fight of his life at UFC 189. As MMA fans know, however, a big fight is almost certainly preceded by a big weight cut...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 day ago 308,209 reads 233 comments

  13. Invicta FC 13: Cris Cyborg Gets Another Tuneup Fight Before Attempting 135 Lbs

    Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino returns to action this week, and it will be just another fight of total destruction to add to her resume...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 day ago 8,762 reads 42 comments

  14. Stephen Thompson Aiming for Breakout Performance Against Jake Ellenberger

    It only takes a few minutes of watching Stephen Thompson fight to realize there's something special about him...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 days ago 5,277 reads 33 comments

  15. UFC 189: 5 Reasons to Watch Mendes vs. McGregor Fight Card

    After months of endless anticipation, the biggest fight card of the year is almost here. Kind of. It's hard to imagine this card being worth your while, especially considering ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 2 days ago 30,065 reads 160 comments

  16. B/R MMA in 2005: A Retrospective Look at the Sport a Decade Later

    Once again, a year (and some change) has passed, and as MMA fans we look forward to the second half of 2015 — anxious and hopeful as we always are amid so much change...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 3 days ago 14,726 reads 44 comments

  17. The Fighting Life: The Indomitable Spirit of Matt Brown

    In mixed martial arts, there is little personal discovery to be found until the limits of a comfort zone are left behind...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 4 days ago 14,080 reads 108 comments

  18. UFC Strawweight Champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk Gets Thumb Surgery, Expects 2015 Return

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk , the UFC women's strawweight champion and maybe the most exciting fighter to break onto the big stage this year, underwent thumb surgery Friday...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 8,856 reads 17 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 73 Adds Middleweights Uriah Hall and Joe Riggs

    Unable to pick up a win at 170 pounds in his two appearances since returning to the UFC roster, Joe "Diesel" Riggs has decided to move up to 185 pounds...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 4 days ago 10,149 reads 33 comments

  20. UFC 189: With Jose Aldo Out, Chad Mendes Tests to See If Conor McGregor Is Legit

    To borrow a phrase from former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar , UFC 189 has been in “chicken salad” mode for more than a week now...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 5 days ago 37,692 reads 233 comments

  21. Jose Aldo's MRI Results Show Clear Rib Break, Former Chargers Doctor Says

    On Tuesday afternoon, Dr. David Chao said, he was contacted by representatives for UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo . They did not tell him at the time who they represented other than that it was a professional athlete...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 days ago 22,711 reads 130 comments

  22. Bleacher Report Men's MMA Rankings for July 2015

    UFC titles continue being the hottest of potatoes, as Cain Velasquez joined Anthony Pettis , Carla Esparza and Jon Jones in the "former champion" club at UFC 188...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 28,654 reads 57 comments

  23. UFC Fight Night 74 Gets Sam Stout and Frankie Perez in Lightweight Bout

    When the UFC returns to Canada in August, entertaining Canadian lightweight Sam Stout will be there to get his home crowd going...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 5 days ago 3,028 reads 3 comments

  24. Jose Aldo Publishes X-Rays of Broken Rib, Takes Shot at Conor McGregor

    Reigning king of the UFC's featherweight division Jose Aldo has been catching a lot of heat since he made the decision to withdraw from his highly anticipated bout against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 days ago 37,202 reads 184 comments

  25. TUF 21 American Top Team vs. Blackzilians: Episode 11 Recap and Results

    With two fights remaining in the season and the American Top Team on the brink of elimination, could the Blackzilians finally clinch the season? Or, would ATT be able to tie things ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 days ago 7,328 reads 74 comments