1. UFC 185: The Nomadic Education of Elias Theodorou

    There are few comforts to be found competing in mixed martial arts.  The entire nature of the sport is about pushing one's body and mind to new limits while breaking down those ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 3 hours ago 1,135 reads 2 comments

  2. The Question: Should Brock Lesnar Stick with Pro Wrestling and Not MMA?

    Brock Lesnar 's run in World Wrestling Entertainment might be coming to an end. Or, at least his contract is expiring after WrestleMania in a few weeks, making him the hottest free agent in combat sports...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 hours ago 1,767 reads 16 comments

  3. Bill to Legalize MMA in New York Goes Forward, Fertitta 'Cautiously Optimistic'

    Lorenzo Fertitta feels good about the prospect of legalizing pro MMA in New York this year. But he's not ready to start the party just yet. It's hard to blame him...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 hours ago 1,740 reads 13 comments

  4. 'Surprised' Anderson Silva Offers Nick Diaz a Rematch, PED-Free

    Anderson Silva has come to grips with the failed drug tests, and now he is on a mission to determine exactly how the two steroids, Drostanolone and Androsterone , got into his system in the first place...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 11 hours ago 17,875 reads 90 comments

  5. Ronda Rousey's Greatness Challenges Everything, Even How We Talk About Her

    It's strange to think that 11 fights and nearly four years into her amazing MMA career, we still have no idea how to talk about Ronda Rousey...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 12 hours ago 16,836 reads 65 comments

  6. Cris Cyborg Blasts Ronda Rousey, Rousey Team Members: 'The Lion Is Coming'

    Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino has never been known for taking prisoners in the cage. She's now getting more aggressive outside the chain link too, all presumably in the name of locking up the epic meeting she craves with Ronda Rousey...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 15 hours ago 16,298 reads 149 comments

  7. The Ultimate Fighter 21 ATT vs. Blackzilians: Previewing Each Fighter

    It's official. The long-running The Ultimate Fighter series is back for the UFC, but this time with a twist. It's gym vs. gym...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 19 hours ago 3,366 reads 5 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 66 Gets Gegard Mousasi vs. Costas Philippou

    On the heels of knockout wins in their most recent outings, middleweight contenders Gegard Mousasi and Costas Philippou have been booked to meet at UFC Fight Night 66 in May 16. UFC...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 day ago 1,971 reads 11 comments

  9. Duke Roufus Offers 1st Glimpse into CM Punk's MMA Training

    CM Punk has his work cut out for him as he makes his move from professional wrestler to pro MMA fighter. It could be many months of toil before he emerges feeling prepared to meet his goal...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 49,216 reads 72 comments

  10. 8 Fighters Released from the UFC, Including Former WEC Champ Brian Bowles

    The UFC's massive stable of fighters shrunk slightly Tuesday when the promotion released eight fighters, including former WEC bantamweight champ Brian Bowles , per a report from Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting ...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 1 day ago 3,783 reads 7 comments

  11. UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC 184

    Ronda Rousey is well on her way toward becoming the most dominant current UFC champion. On Saturday, Rousey defended her UFC belt in a fifth consecutive outing by submitting Cat Zingano...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 day ago 4,084 reads 31 comments

  12. Can UFC Star Ronda Rousey Really Beat Up a Male Fighter? Who Cares?

    In her last two UFC title defenses, bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has beaten opponents Alexis Davis and Cat Zingano in a combined 30 seconds. That is not a misprint...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 day ago 17,004 reads 143 comments

  13. Former UFC Champ Rich Franklin on Anderson Silva: 'My Heart Bleeds for the Guy'

    Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin recently commented on the media firestorm surrounding the recent failed drug tests of pound-for-pound great and one-time Octagon adversary Anderson Silva ...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 1 day ago 2,018 reads 3 comments

  14. Daniel Cormier Not a Fan of Fake Brawl, Rumble Befriending Jon Jones

    Jon Jones and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson had everyone eating out of the palms of their hands after staging a fake fight at Saturday’s "UFC: Welcome to the Show" press conference...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 day ago 11,975 reads 72 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey to Receive Bob Arum's Only Free Ticket to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

    UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey barely has a reason to sweat. Not only did she submit Cat Zingano in a record-breaking 14 seconds at UFC 184 on Saturday, but she ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 2 days ago 118,571 reads 115 comments

  16. Does Frank Mir's UFC Resume Warrant a Hall of Fame Berth?

    Of the thousands of fighters to pass through the UFC ranks, Frank Mir 's story is one of the few that exudes all the necessary components of a Hollywood drama...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 2 days ago 1,237 reads 16 comments

  17. Marion Reneau: Heading to the Top by Any Means Necessary

    Marion Reneau isn't interested in waiting for opportunities to come around to her. Instead, The Bruiser is determined to make her own way to the top of the UFC women's bantamweight division...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 2 days ago 6,097 reads 23 comments

  18. Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano: Why a Rematch Makes Sense and Is Warranted

    Raise your hand if you want to see Ronda Rousey defend the UFC women’s bantamweight title against Bethe Correia. What about Jessica Eye? The multitude of crickets chirping in the background can be heard a million miles away...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 2 days ago 34,290 reads 175 comments

  19. UFC 184: What We Learned, Loved and Hated

    Saturday night's UFC 184 event offered more of that patented Ronda Rousey magic: the anticipation, the atmosphere and the quick destruction of an opponent that leaves us all ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 days ago 19,223 reads 125 comments

  20. Bellator Files Lawsuit Against Rampage, Puts UFC Return in Jeopardy

    Bellator isn’t letting Quinton “Rampage” Jackson go without a fight. A statement was released to Bleacher Report on Monday detailing a lawsuit that has been filed ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 days ago 18,296 reads 44 comments

  21. UFC 184: Joe Rogan Thinks Ronda Rousey Could Beat 50 Percent of Bantamweight Men

    Ronda Rousey could defeat 50 percent of the fighters competing in the UFC men’s bantamweight division, according to UFC commentator Joe Rogan...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 days ago 16,576 reads 178 comments

  22. Cris Cyborg's Weight Up to 175 Pounds 3 Days After Weigh-Ins

    Invicta featherweight champ Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino would have to cut at least 40 pounds to make bantamweight and challenge Ronda Rousey for the UFC title...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 3 days ago 20,539 reads 188 comments

  23. Ronda Rousey: Can She Continue Destroying Opponents and Be a Huge Draw?

    Ronda Rousey was called a "female version of Mike Tyson" by Dana White at the UFC 184 post-fight press conference. Her last two fights lasted a combined total of 30 seconds...

    Michael Bacos Written by Michael Bacos about 3 days ago 4,895 reads 19 comments

  24. UFC 185: Pettis vs. Dos Anjos Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    The UFC isn't offering fans much of an opportunity to digest its latest pay-per-view offering, UFC 184. The next big card, UFC 185 , is just two weeks away. The full card is as follows: Main Card Anthony Pettis vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 8,462 reads 46 comments

  25. UFC 184: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    Ronda Rousey remains on another level compared to the rest of the women's bantamweight division. At UFC 184 , Rousey clashed with Cat Zingano, arguably the most dangerous contender in the 135-pound division...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 days ago 32,364 reads 89 comments