1. Power Ranking Middleweight Contenders' Chances vs. Chris Weidman

    We're about 18 months into the new era of middleweight champion Chris Weidman . Ever since that historic night inside of the MGM Grand Garden Arena at UFC 162, the world has begun familiarizing itself with this new breed...

    Kristian Ibarra Written by Kristian Ibarra about 5 days ago 9,922 reads 59 comments

  2. UFC on Fox 14: Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    This Saturday at UFC on Fox 14, two of the best middleweights in the world will step into the cage with former Pride champion Dan Henderson facing off against former Strikeforce champion Gegard Mousasi...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 days ago 3,005 reads 6 comments

  3. Latest Power Rankings for All 10 UFC Divisions

    The MMA world has changed a lot in the last few years. Anderson Silva is no longer the pound-for-pound kingpin. Georges St-Pierre is retired. The heavyweight champion has fought just twice since 2012, and there are now 10 weight classes in the UFC...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 5 days ago 10,192 reads 34 comments

  4. Analyzing UFC on Fox 14 Preliminary Card Main Event: Musoke vs. Tumenov

    While the broad shoulders of former light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson take center stage in Stockholm, Sweden, up-and-coming UFC welterweight Nico Musoke demands your attention...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 5 days ago 358 reads 2 comments

  5. Nick Diaz Says 'The Right Deal' Will Determine His Next Fight, Win or Lose

    Nick Diaz is comfortable at middleweight, but his future in MMA will be shaped by the right deal and the right matchup—not weight classes or even title shots...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 11,606 reads 51 comments

  6. Gegard Mousasi Has Rediscovered His Killer Instinct Heading into UFC on Fox 14

    When it comes to tempering nerves on fight night, few fighters have ever reached the level of calm Gegard Mousasi possesses when the cage door closes...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 5 days ago 4,278 reads 19 comments

  7. Anderson Silva Explains Why He's Upset with Lyoto Machida, 'Jacare' Souza

    Anderson "The Spider" Silva is not pleased with fellow UFC middleweights and Brazilian countrymen Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 5 days ago 21,330 reads 76 comments

  8. Anderson Silva and Anthony Johnson Defend Jon Jones in Wake of Fan Criticism

    Jon Jones is a human being like everybody else, which means he’s capable of making mistakes like everybody else...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 5 days ago 7,586 reads 41 comments

  9. Record-Breaking FOX Fight Night Numbers Prove Conor McGregor Is a Huge Star

    If seeing is believing, then the MMA world can no longer refute the fact that Conor McGregor is a star. According to MMAFighting ...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 days ago 5,350 reads 72 comments

  10. Bobby Green Injured, Benson Henderson Steps in to Fight Jorge Masvidal

    Rather than moping around and feeling sorry for himself, Benson Henderson is jumping back in the saddle and replacing an injured Bobby Green for a lightweight tilt against Jorge Masvidal at UFC Fight Night 63...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 6 days ago 5,870 reads 20 comments

  11. Dan Henderson 'Not Going Anywhere,' Plans to See Out 4-Fight Contract

    Don't tell Dan "Hendo" Henderson he's 44 years old. Don't remind him he's lost four of his last five bouts, two in brutal fashion. Don't tell him it seems increasingly obvious the sport is passing him by...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 6 days ago 6,134 reads 46 comments

  12. Ranking the 10 Irish MMA Fighters Poised to Break out Next

    With his rise toward the top of the 145-pound division, Conor McGregor has put Irish MMA on the map. McGregor's biggest impact on Irish MMA may not be felt for years, when younger ...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 6 days ago 4,059 reads 26 comments

  13. UFC on Fox 14 Bold Predictions: Who Gets a Date with Jon Jones? Rumble or Gus?

    Even as the UFC light heavyweight champion finds himself mired in the flat spin of a drug scandal, the division rolls on around him. Saturday's UFC on Fox 14 features two potentially meaningful 205-pound scraps...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 days ago 20,962 reads 89 comments

  14. UFC on Fox 14 Fight Card: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC on Fox 14 hits Stockholm this Saturday, and a light heavyweight title shot is on the line in the main event. No. 1-ranked contender Alexander Gustafsson seeks a rematch with Jon Jones, while No...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 days ago 7,470 reads 32 comments

  15. The Beaten Path: 5 Welterweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    Another week, another continuation of the self-proclaimed best series on the Internet. That's right, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series is back with a vengeance...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 6 days ago 5,414 reads 10 comments

  16. Phil Davis and 5 Fighters Who Need to Impress in 2015

    Sticking out like a sore thumb is a good thing when it comes to competitive mixed martial arts. Whether triggered by highlight-reel finishes or memorable mic work, fighters aim to impress these days...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 6 days ago 3,405 reads 8 comments

  17. What's Really Going on in the UFC Welterweight Division?

    The UFC’s welterweight division finds itself in a sudden state of disarray. With Johny Hendricks taking a fight with Matt Brown at UFC 185, the No.1 contendership is up for grabs at welterweight...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 6 days ago 8,139 reads 25 comments

  18. Phil Davis vs. Ryan Bader: Will the Real Gatekeeper Please Stand Up?

    If mixed martial arts had a Mount Rushmore, the chiseled faces of Anderson Silva, Georges St-Pierre and Randy Couture would be etched in it forever, watching over the legions of fighters who one day hope to have their likeness immortalized...

    Bradley Popkin Written by Bradley Popkin about 6 days ago 3,722 reads 7 comments

  19. Alexander Gustafsson Focused on Anthony Johnson, Not Rematch with Jon Jones

    Alexander Gustafsson is a man of few words. Granted, the rangy Swedish fighter uses English as a second language, but even outside of media obligations during his rise through ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 6 days ago 8,095 reads 62 comments

  20. Gustafsson vs. Johnson: A Complete Guide to Full UFC on Fox 14 Card

    If anyone can do it, Alexander Gustafsson can. Jon Jones' victory over Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 demoralized not only Cormier and his faithful, but the many, many Jones detractors who wanted to see Jones get his comeuppance at light heavyweight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 days ago 16,042 reads 24 comments

  21. UFC Rankings: Good Calls and Bad Calls Following UFC Fight Night 59

    With a dominant performance against UFC veteran Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 59, Conor McGregor earned a shot at featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Although McGregor was only ranked No...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 6 days ago 6,127 reads 37 comments

  22. Can Anthony Johnson Stop Alexander Gustafsson from Getting His Jones Rematch?

    The UFC returns to Stockholm, Sweden Saturday night with its biggest European event to date, headlined by hometown favorite Alexander Gustafsson taking on the surging Anthony “Rumble” Johnson in a five-round, No...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 6 days ago 8,011 reads 40 comments

  23. Chris Beal and the 5 Best Flying-Knee Knockouts in MMA History

    Name one thing in pro MMA more exciting than a flying-knee knockout. Don't give me gogoplata or calf slicer...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 days ago 13,883 reads 34 comments

  24. UFC Parent Company Pursuing Deal with Cris 'Cyborg' Justino

    The UFC is going all-out in its pursuit of high-profile MMA free agents, it seems, as ESPN's Brett Okamoto is reporting that Zuffa LLC, the UFC's parent company, is pursuing a ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 19,063 reads 261 comments

  25. The Question: Can Conor McGregor Dethrone UFC Champ Jose Aldo?

    Bleacher Report lead mixed martial arts writers Jonathan Snowden and Jeremy Botter have banded together—much like a modern-day version of the Justice League — to take on the most important questions facing the MMA world...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 days ago 27,662 reads 220 comments