1. UFC Fight Night 52 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Myles Jury

    By crushing Japanese veteran Takanori Gomi at UFC Fight Night 52, Myles Jury advanced to 6-0 in the UFC and 15-0 overall...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 12,329 reads 49 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 52 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Mark Hunt

    The UFC returned to Japan for Fight Night 52, and in the main event, Mark Hunt did something seemingly impossible. Something 130 Junior dos Santos punches and 91 Fabricio Werdum knees couldn't do...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 28,468 reads 37 comments

  3. Anthony Johnson Maintains Innocence in Midst of Domestic Violence Probe

    Surging UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson has been handed down a suspension by the promotion pending the results of an investigation by a third-party law firm, according ...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 11 days ago 9,497 reads 42 comments

  4. Roy Nelson Loses Already-Slim Chance at UFC Gold Against Mark Hunt

    Roy Nelson had a chance to launch himself into UFC title contention at UFC Fight Night 52. He really did. Taking on sixth-ranked heavyweight Mark Hunt, Nelson found himself facing an almost perfect foe...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 11 days ago 20,136 reads 33 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 52: The Real Winners and Losers from Saitama, Japan

    The UFC invaded Saitama, Japan, Saturday with UFC Fight Night 52, a fight card headlined by a heavyweight clash between massive power punchers Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 11 days ago 30,126 reads 36 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 52 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 178

    UFC Fight Night 52 is in the books! The results are as follows (h/t MMAJunkie .com ): Mark Hunt def. Roy Nelson via knockout (punch) – Round 2, 3:00 Myles Jury def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 20,418 reads 55 comments

  7. Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson: What We Learned from Heavyweight Tilt

    The venue was Saitama Super Arena. No, it wasn't a Pride show—it was UFC Fight Night 52, and it took place in the early hours of Saturday morning. The card was headlined by Pride throwback Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 11 days ago 26,407 reads 73 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 52: Results and Recap from Saitama, Japan

    UFC Fight Night 52 delivered in the wee hours of the morning. From the undercard to the main card, the card from the land of the rising sun gave fans of MMA action throughout...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 days ago 29,392 reads 9 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 52: 3 Fights for Miesha Tate to Take Next

    If you were awake Saturday morning in America, you were treated to UFC Fight Night 52. Live from Japan, the card boasted a pretty deep card, including a vital women's bout between Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 11 days ago 12,228 reads 41 comments

  10. Bellator 125 Results: Melvin Manhoef Earns Title Shot with Knockout Win

    Bellator 's final stretch of weekly shows continues plugging on, this time with Bellator 125. The main event featured Doug Marshall and Melvin Manhoef in an intriguing middleweight tilt...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 866 reads 2 comments

  11. Is New and Improved Thales Leites Contender Material?

    Thales Leites has found a way to bring his mixed martial arts career full circle. A little more than five years ago he was jettisoned from the Ultimate Fighting Championship and an afterthought in the middleweight division...

    Raphael Garcia Written by Raphael Garcia about 11 days ago 2,652 reads 5 comments

  12. Wanderlei Silva, Former Pride Champion, Retires from MMA

    Wanderlei Silva is hanging up his gloves after one of the most storied careers in MMA history. The famed light heavyweight made the announcement via a YouTube video Friday afternoon...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 12 days ago 48,901 reads 91 comments

  13. Thiago Silva Released, Anthony Johnson Suspended Indefinitely by UFC

    Thiago Silva has been released and Anthony Johnson suspended indefinitely by the UFC after separate revelations emerged Friday afternoon illustrating histories of domestic violence from both fighters...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 days ago 55,466 reads 125 comments

  14. Report: History of Domestic Violence Emerges with Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson

    Anthony "Rumble" Johnson's fighting career may be at a high point, but it appears a history of domestic violence could be catching up with him. According to Brent Brookhouse of BloodyElbow ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 38,996 reads 36 comments

  15. The Most Underrated MMA Fights of 2014

    Every year the still-blossoming sport of mixed martial arts attracts flocks of new fans who fill arenas, balloon demand and entice promotions like the UFC to saturate the calender with events...

    Dustin Filloy Written by Dustin Filloy about 12 days ago 12,989 reads 7 comments

  16. Miesha Tate Embracing History and Pressure at UFC Fight Night 52

    Miesha Tate is no stranger to big moments. The former Strikeforce bantamweight champion turned UFC contender has been involved in some of the biggest fights to ever hit the ...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 12 days ago 9,521 reads 7 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 52: Bleacher Report Staff Main Card Picks

    UFC Fight Night 52 is set for this Saturday, September 20. The show will be hosted at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan, which means the North American audience will have to stay up late—or get up early—to catch the action on Fight Pass...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 12 days ago 9,904 reads 23 comments

  18. Alistair Overeem and 4 UFC Fighters Most in Need of a Victory

    All fighters age. Sometimes, even those in their prime lose a step or are unable to compete with today’s blend of diverse mixed martial artists...

    Clinton Bullock Written by Clinton Bullock about 12 days ago 8,347 reads 15 comments

  19. 5 UFC Stars Who Will Take a Step Back in 2015

    Every year, the UFC sees a handful of fighters take flight and soar. Whether through an inevitable title shot, an illustrious winning streak or plain old good fights, these standouts often reinvigorate a division...

    Dan Hiergesell Written by Dan Hiergesell about 12 days ago 3,803 reads 12 comments

  20. Takanori Gomi vs. Myles Jury: Keys to Victory for Each Fighter

    The co-main event to UFC Fight Night 52 features No. 9-ranked lightweight contender Myles Jury against MMA veteran Takanori Gomi. Jury has been making waves in the division, and Gomi is seeking one last run up the lightweight ladder...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 12 days ago 1,290 reads 1 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson Fight Card, Live Stream and Predictions

    When two big, destructive, top-10 ranked heavyweights headline a UFC card, there's a special buzz surrounding the event. We saw it at UFC Fight Night 51 when Andrei Arlovski shockingly stopped Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in Brazil...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 12 days ago 4,671 reads 2 comments

  22. Report: Mark Hunt Had to Cut 18 Pounds to Make Heavyweight Limit for UFC FN 52

    Looks like UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt really let himself go in between fights, something he could regret Friday in Japan...

    John Heinis Written by John Heinis about 12 days ago 8,204 reads 14 comments

  23. 5 UFC Stars We'd Love to See Try Pro Wrestling in WWE

    Mention the words "professional wrestling" to an MMA fan and you're likely to get one of two reactions—either a knowing nod or a disgusted sneer. No one is on the fence. There is no middle ground...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 12 days ago 29,937 reads 69 comments

  24. Jon Jones in 2015: Prognosticating the UFC Champ's Upcoming Schedule

    Chances are, Jon Jones will never have another 2011. To say that year was a good one for the UFC light heavyweight champion is a drastic understatement...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 13 days ago 14,651 reads 21 comments

  25. Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson: Keys to Victory for Both Fighters

    Veteran heavyweights Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson are set to headline UFC Fight Night 52, which will be hosted by Saitama , Japan, on Saturday. At 40 years old, Hunt has failed to pick up a win in his past two appearances...

    Sean Smith Written by Sean Smith about 13 days ago 2,284 reads 3 comments