1. UFC Fight Night 47: Live Results, Play by Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 47 came to you from Bangor, Maine, on Saturday. Ryan Bader controlled the main event in a decision victory over Ovince St. Preux. The fight highlighted just how much OSP has to grow to become a legitimate threat in this division...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 days ago 34,365 reads 91 comments

  2. Jon 'War Machine' Koppenhaver Apprehended by Police After Fleeing Arrest

    Former UFC and Bellator welterweight Jon Koppenhaver , who changed his name to War Machine in 2008, has been apprehended by police for the alleged assault of his longtime girlfriend and adult film actress Christy Mack...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 days ago 53,421 reads 102 comments

  3. Anthony Johnson: Alistair Overeem Would Hurt People in Training on Purpose

    Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson is no fan of ex-Strikeforce/K-1 champ Alistair Overeem , largely since he believes "The Demolition Man" would intentionally hurt people in training...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 7 days ago 24,305 reads 61 comments

  4. What the Top 15 P4P UFC Fighters Should Work to Improve On

    In MMA , as in most sports, competitors must continuously improve and evolve to reach the highest level. Even once a fighter makes his way to the top, he must keep working to ensure contenders aren't closing the gap...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 8 days ago 7,989 reads 46 comments

  5. Miesha Tate Signs with NASCAR Star Kevin Harvick's Management Team

    Miesha Tate is already one of the most marketable athletes on the UFC roster. Now she just stepped into an entirely new level of visibility...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 8 days ago 31,477 reads 72 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 47: Bleacher Report Staff Main Card Picks

    This Saturday, August 16, UFC Fight Night 47 will signify the beginning of a whirlwind seven-week period for the UFC, with a grand total of 11 events planned for that stretch. So take a deep breath, focus and brace yourself for a marathon...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 8 days ago 8,767 reads 13 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. St. Preux Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions, More

    When the UFC visits Bangor, Maine, on Saturday, there will be a handful of fights on the card with strong Fight of the Night potential...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 8 days ago 2,031 reads 2 comments

  8. Jussier Formiga vs. Zach Makovsky: A Great Flyweight Fight Stuck on the Prelims

    UFC Fight Night 47 plays host to one of the most pivotal matchups in the flyweight division—No. 6-ranked Jussier Formiga vs. No. 9-ranked Zach Makovsky . And it is on the Fox Sports 2 prelims...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 655 reads 9 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 47 Weigh-In Results and Updates

    UFC Fight Night 47 hits Bangor, Maine this weekend with a light heavyweight main event between two top-10 fighters. No. 8-ranked Ryan Bader meets No. 10-ranked Ovince St. Preux in the final bout of the night...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 8 days ago 12,183 reads 9 comments

  10. Gray Maynard vs. Ross Pearson: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    On Saturday night, an important fight takes place in the lightweight division, as two-time title challenger, Gray Maynard , faces off against winner of season nine of The Ultimate Fighter , Ross Pearson...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 8 days ago 1,166 reads 9 comments

  11. Ryan Bader vs. Ovince Saint Preux: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    This Saturday, the UFC goes to Bangor, Maine, for UFC Fight Night 47: Bader vs. St. Preux . The main event features a light heavyweight bout between The Ultimate Fighter season ...

    Tim McTiernan Written by Tim McTiernan about 8 days ago 1,211 reads 4 comments

  12. Dana White Confirms Jones vs. Cormier for Jan. 3, Hints at Gus vs. Rumble

    UFC President Dana White wants to clear the air in the UFC's light heavyweight division. The title picture unfolded like this: First, 205-pound champion Jon "Bones" Jones was ...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 8 days ago 12,064 reads 113 comments

  13. Paul Heyman: No Fighter Could Have Touched Brock Lesnar If He Was 100 Percent

    Few had the privilege of witnessing the intricacies of Brock Lesnar 's extraordinary rise and fall in the UFC like Paul Heyman...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 8 days ago 13,289 reads 66 comments

  14. Ronda Rousey: I've Been Operating on One Leg for a Couple of Years

    She's disposed of every opponent she's faced with relative ease, but believe it or not, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey claims that she's had just one functional leg since joining the UFC...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 8 days ago 15,621 reads 62 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 47 Bold Predictions: What's in Store for Ryan Bader, OSP?

    Perhaps more than anything else, UFC Fight Night 47 has positioning going for it. The Octagon makes its first trip to Maine on Saturday in the UFC's first fight card in 21 days...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 8 days ago 7,644 reads 9 comments

  16. Hector Lombard Undeserving of Fight with Rory MacDonald but May Get It Anyway

    Some fighters seem allergic to the idea of calling another fighter out. Others are all about that. Dana White is certainly a fan of the call-out ...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 8 days ago 11,399 reads 70 comments

  17. Data Bomb: Who Is the UFC's Biggest Pay-Per-View Star?

    We constantly hear discussion of Ronda Rousey or Jon Jones being the UFC's biggest pay-per-view draw. But who really has the correct answer? With Brock Lesnar and Georges St-Pierre—easily ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 8 days ago 10,219 reads 75 comments

  18. Josh Barnett on Fighting Brock Lesnar in the UFC: 'I Would Have CRUSHED Him'

    Brock Lesnar just doesn't go away in the world of MMA , and UFC heavyweight Josh "The Warmaster " Barnett is always ready to talk. Put them together and some fun soundbites emerge...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 8 days ago 20,640 reads 66 comments

  19. Alexander Gustafsson Holding out for Title Fight with Jon Jones

    Alexander Gustafsson knows what he wants, and what he wants is a shiny, golden belt. He won't accept anything less...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 days ago 8,509 reads 89 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 47 Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 47 comes to us from Maine this Saturday with a top-10 light heavyweight tilt as the main event. No. 8-ranked contender Ryan Bader takers on No. 10-ranked Ovince St...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 9 days ago 11,506 reads 14 comments

  21. Chael Sonnen Admits Trying to 'Game the System,' Offers Advice for Fighters

    Former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title contender Chael Sonnen finally offered some insight into his latest suspension and subsequent retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 9 days ago 10,822 reads 43 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 47 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It seems like an eternity, but the UFC is back this week. UFC Fight Night 47, which marks the promotion's first event in Maine, is headlined by light heavyweight contenders Ryan Bader and Ovince St...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 9 days ago 2,419 reads 2 comments

  23. Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler: Could the Rematch Be Even Better?

    Sequels never live up to their billing. Jaws 2 , Son of the Mask , Evil Dead 2 and so on. But unlike these cinematic reboots that are incapable of reproducing perfection, mixed martial arts offers pure, unscripted action...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 9 days ago 7,011 reads 61 comments

  24. Jon Jones Apologizes to Fans, Announces Surgery Set for Tomorrow

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has suffered a fairly serious knee injury that has pushed his grudge match with Daniel Cormier back from UFC 178 to UFC 182 and he feels for his fans in the situation...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 9 days ago 14,324 reads 93 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 47 Preview: Ryan Bader Can Still Be Somebody at 205 Pounds

    It’s easy to feel sorry for a guy like Ryan Bader . OK—scratch that—more accurately, I suspect it’s easy for fight fans to feel absolutely nothing for a guy like Bader ...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 9 days ago 2,062 reads 14 comments