1. Robbie Lawler, Office Enforcer, Gets Ruthless on Bleacher Report Staff

    UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler will face Matt Brown in the main event of UFC on Fox 12 next week in San Jose. It's one of the biggest fights of Lawler 's career...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 37,128 reads 34 comments

  2. Ronda Rousey Hoping to Become 'The Female Rock'

    Do you smell what Ronda Rousey is cooking? Hollywood casting directors have certainly picked up the scent, and they obviously can’t get enough of the UFC women’s bantamweight champ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 8,288 reads 71 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 45: Behind Brash Facade, a Cowboy Quietly Comes into His Own

    After polishing off Jim Miller via head-kick knockout on Wednesday in the main event of UFC Fight Night 45, Donald Cerrone stood in the Octagon and announced his future plans. They sounded suspiciously like many of his past plans...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 1 month ago 10,551 reads 33 comments

  4. Khabib Nurmagomedov 'Ready' for 5-Round Fight with Donald Cerrone

    Following his head-kick knockout over Jim Miller on Wednesday night, former WEC title challenger Donald Cerrone only has so many matchups that make sense for him at the top of the UFC's lightweight division...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 7,665 reads 51 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 46: Who's in the Hot Seat?

    At UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland, hometown favorite Conor McGregor will look to move closer to a featherweight title shot when he takes on Diego Brandao in the night’s main event...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 1 month ago 211 reads 1 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 45: Jessamyn Duke Suffers Nasty Broken Hand

    Jessamyn Duke suffered a devastating defeat at UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday and also a pretty gruesome-looking injury. The fighter posted an X-ray of the injury on her Instagram account...

    Kyle Symes Written by Kyle Symes about 1 month ago 20,589 reads 61 comments

  7. UFC Made a Mistake by Putting First Women's Strawweight Bout on Fight Pass

    At UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday, Claudia Gadelha and Tina Lahdemaki became the first two 115-pound fighters to step inside the Octagon. Unfortunately for fight fans, the bout was buried on UFC Fight Pass...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 5,227 reads 12 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Nurmagomedov Is the Only Fight to Make

    Sometimes, the path is pretty clear when it comes to matchmaking in the UFC. Sometimes, two dogs are snarling at each other through the chain link, and you've just got to put them together and let them hash it out...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 1,108 reads 4 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 45: Matches to Make for the Entire Fight Card

    Donald Cerrone doesn't have any plans to slow down. On Wednesday, Cowboy picked up his third win in 2014, scoring a knockout over Jim Miller in the main event at UFC Fight Night 45...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 1 month ago 2,290 reads 11 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 46: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC was busy Wednesday evening with UFC Fight Night 45. It was a great night of bouts, but now we must make the quick turnaround to UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 1,603 reads 2 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 46 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 46 kicks off from Dublin, Ireland, this Saturday with a fun featherweight scrap headlining the action. No. 13-ranked contender and Irish star Conor McGregor is set to take on Diego Brandao in the main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 1 month ago 4,624 reads 2 comments

  12. 7 Fighters Who Could Be Next Two-Division UFC Champ

    Hundreds of fighters have strapped on the leather and stepped inside the Octagon, but only two men have won titles in multiple weight classes...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 1 month ago 9,577 reads 60 comments

  13. Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller: Video Highlights From Main Event

    Donald Cerrone added another feather to his cowboy hat at UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday night by becoming the first man to ever finish Jim Miller with strikes...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 1 month ago 3,465 reads 2 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Recapping the Fight Night Bonuses

    Performance of the Night—No. 1: Donald Cerrone Donald Cerrone winning Performance of the Night is no surprise. He turned it up late in the first round and had Miller in trouble, then he carried that momentum into the second...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 904 reads 5 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 45: 3 Fights for Jim Miller to Take Next

    Wednesday night, Jim Miller stepped into the UFC Octagon opposite fellow lightweight contender Donald Cerrone ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 701 reads 6 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter

    UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, produced one of the best UFC cards in recent memory. There were 11 fights on the card, and nine were finished...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 1 month ago 1,790 reads 5 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 46

    UFC Fight Night 45 is in the books. The results are as follows: Donald Cerrone defeats Jim Miller by KO at 3:31 of the second round Edson Barboza defeats Evan Dunham by TKO ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 8,069 reads 30 comments

  18. Ronda Rousey Becomes First Mixed Martial Artist to Win an ESPY Award

    UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey already owns a shiny belt and an Olympic bronze medal in judo. Now, she gets to add a fancy trophy to her shelf after taking the ESPY Award for 2014's Top Female Athlete...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 5,663 reads 30 comments

  19. The Good, Bad and Strange from Fight Night 45

    The lightweight division is one of the most talent-rich collectives under the UFC's promotional banner, and Fight Night 45 put the spotlight directly on the heated title race currently raging at 155 pounds...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 8,301 reads 16 comments

  20. Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    Wednesday night, Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller main evented UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City. It was a fight that did not disappoint. In a bout that lasted under two rounds, Cerrone was able to knock Miller out with a nasty head kick...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 7,648 reads 19 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Cerrone vs. Miller

    On the quietest night of the sports calendar, the UFC made some noise. In the middle of baseball's All-Star break and with NFL training camps still several days away, it was the deadest of dead spots for sports fans...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,477 reads 68 comments

  22. Chad Mendes Thinks Jose Aldo 'Definitely' Using Performance-Enhancing Drugs

    Top UFC featherweight title contender Chad Mendes continues to wage a war of words with current champion Jose Aldo as he awaits his second crack at championship gold...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 1 month ago 7,462 reads 36 comments

  23. Gadelha vs. Lahdemaki a Landmark Moment for UFC; Here Come the Strawweights

    Claudia Gadelha stood on one side of the Octagon, Tina Lahdemaki on the other. UFC play-by-play man Jon Anik welcomed viewers watching on Fight Pass to "beautiful Atlantic City,” ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 12,381 reads 40 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 45 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Cerrone vs. Miller Card

    Just a week after having to cancel UFC 176 , Dana White and the UFC will look to build some necessary momentum Wednesday with UFC Fight Night 45...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 1,123 reads 3 comments

  25. Chris Cariaso: Ignoring Naysayers, out to Capitalize on 'Dream Opportunity'

    Title shots in the UFC can be tricky business, and Chris Cariaso is determined to make the most of his opportunity to get his hands on championship gold...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 1 month ago 2,321 reads 23 comments