1. Leslie Smith and the 3 Most Underrated Women's Fighters in MMA Right Now

    MMA fans are finally getting to notice women in the sport, as they gain more exposure through more opportunities. Stars have been born, with women like Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg leading the charge...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. UFC Rankings: 9 Ranked Fighters Who Don't Belong on the Current Board

    The official UFC rankings are always hotly debated. Members of the media vote after each event, and the UFC updates the ranks the following Monday. Rankings are a good thing. It lets both the fighters and the fans know where they sit in the division.

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 hour ago 250 reads 4 comments

  3. 5 MMA Things That Need to Go Away Right Now

    Let me kick this slideshow off with a bit of breaking news: Nobody's perfect. MMA is not a "body." I get it, stickler. But it's also not perfect, thereby rendering that phrase still relevant...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 hours ago 1,863 reads 11 comments

  4. Each Current UFC Champion's Greatest Performance

    There are currently nine UFC champions, and a 10th will soon be determined in the women's strawweight division...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 3 hours ago 1,328 reads 2 comments

  5. Report: Eddie Alvarez Joins UFC, Faces Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

    Updates from Thursday, July 31 MMA Fighting 's Ariel Helwani provides the latest on Eddie Alvarez 's reported move to the UFC: Original Text According ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 hours ago 5,505 reads 34 comments

  6. 5 UFC Rematches We'd Love to See

    Sequels have their place in Hollywood—they have their place in MMA , too. Because for every Batman Begins that we may get, there's a The Dark Knight out there waiting to be filmed...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 9 hours ago 2,453 reads 12 comments

  7. Cesar Gracie: Silva's Chin Isn't Great Anymore, Nick Diaz Can Win with Striking

    Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz has a tall task ahead of him when he welcomes ex-UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva back to the Octagon on January 31, but his head coach can easily see him winning the fight...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 hours ago 1,922 reads 12 comments

  8. Donald Cerrone and the UFC's 5 Biggest 'Bridesmaids' Right Now

    Every sport has them. Talented guys. Likable guys. But guys who just couldn't pass over that huge metaphorical hump. They are the bridesmaids of their professions. Here are the five biggest bridesmaids in the UFC today, listed in no particular order...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 17 hours ago 7,268 reads 27 comments

  9. Nick Diaz Hates Fighting, but He's Ready to Fight Anyway

    Nick Diaz has always been a little bit different from everyone else in mixed martial arts, and that's why the fans love him. While others are respectful, Diaz is brash and insulting...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 19 hours ago 15,646 reads 122 comments

  10. True or False: Lighter Weight Fighters Can Never Carry Pay-Per-Views

    Some of the worst pay-per-view flops of the modern UFC era have come from fight cards headlined by featherweight, bantamweight and flyweight fighters...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 22 hours ago 1,759 reads 15 comments

  11. UFC 183: Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Announced for Super Bowl Weekend

    The rumors of Nick Diaz vs. Anderson Silva turned out to be true, as the two MMA stars are set to face off in 2015. UFC President Dana White took to ESPN’s Sportscenter to announce the fight , via Sherdog ...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 24 hours ago 295 reads 1 comments

  12. UFC 183: Why Nick Diaz vs Anderson Silva Is a Bona Fide Superfight

    Most fight announcements, even the big ones, have the feel of carefully scripted routine. They're words on paper or a listless television announcement, a token of gratitude dealt ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 day ago 21,932 reads 154 comments

  13. 5 Fighters Who Are Due for a Main Event Spot

    Fighters do everything they can to stand out from the pack. Whether it's a highlight-reel finish or a war of attrition, they often exceed expectations to fulfill undiscovered potential...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 day ago 9,307 reads 26 comments

  14. Top 5 UFC Fighters Who Should Change Divisions Today

    Changing weight classes has become a mainstay in today's MMA culture. Much like the Hollywood reboot, changing divisions remains one of the most valuable cards any fighter holds in his or her back pocket when things get rough...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 6,625 reads 16 comments

  15. TUF 20: Aisling Daly Looking to Keep the Momentum Rolling for Irish MMA

    There are few things on the MMA landscape currently generating more heat than Irish MMA. With a band of talented and rowdy fighters in two, and the success of the UFC's return to Dublin still echoing, the spotlight has fallen on "The Emerald Isle...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 day ago 2,601 reads 8 comments

  16. 13 Must-See MMA Fights in the Month of August

    August isn't the biggest upcoming month on the calendar for MMA , but there are still some huge fights coming during the month. The UFC will hold four events, three of which are Fight Night cards, including two cards on the same day...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 day ago 7,933 reads 26 comments

  17. 8 Fighters with the Most Fan-Friendly Styles

    Whether you’re of the brand who only tunes in when Anderson Silva steps into the cage or the type that watches every single MMA event regardless of the shape of the cage, ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 1 day ago 4,088 reads 37 comments

  18. B/R Women's MMA Rankings, August 2014

    Women's MMA is growing, and we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts and are becoming more prevalent on the big stage...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 day ago 2,287 reads 18 comments

  19. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz: Superfight Will Be Biggest Non-Title Bout in Years

    Just when you thought the UFC was growing a bit stale, Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva come along to make everything better...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 9,573 reads 72 comments

  20. Anthony Johnson's Rapid Rise Causes Matchmaking Puzzle with No Perfect Answer

    It's hard to imagine a better comeback story than the one Anthony Johnson wrote for himself during the last four months...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 day ago 16,821 reads 87 comments

  21. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Officially Announced for Jan. 31 UFC Event

    Appearing on ESPN's SportsCenter , UFC President Dana White officially announced the anticipated bout between former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 day ago 48,764 reads 284 comments

  22. Wanderlei Silva Still Eyeing Chael Sonnen Fight, Even in Metamoris If Necessary

    Former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva had his grudge match with Chael Sonnen scheduled for earlier this month postponed after The Axe Murderer ran into some trouble with the ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 2 days ago 2,738 reads 9 comments

  23. Daniel Cormier to Train with Anderson Silva Ahead of Title Bout with Jon Jones

    Daniel Cormier will be stepping into the cage at UFC 178 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas to face off against Jon Jones ...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 2 days ago 14,618 reads 109 comments

  24. UFC 178: Jones vs. Cormier Is a Majestic Return to Stacked PPV Cards

    On July 11, I wrote a story detailing my wishes for the UFC to return to stacked pay-per-view events . The story was written in the wake of the cancellation of UFC 176...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 2 days ago 15,597 reads 26 comments

  25. Joe Riggs Accidentally Shoots Himself, Out of Fight with Paulo Thiago

    Joe Riggs' resurgence from small-show journeyman to legitimate welterweight over the last three years has been one of the greatest unsung stories in MMA ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 days ago 94,134 reads 151 comments