1. Nick and Nate Diaz Hit Los Angeles with Anthony Bourdain on 'Parts Unknown'

    For all their popularity, the Diaz brothers are notoriously reclusive. So it was a special—if slightly jarring—treat for MMA fans when Nick and Nate Diaz sat down ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,147 reads 0 comments

  2. There's a Reckoning Coming for Daniel Cormier

    Imagine being great. Imagine being a conqueror, one who has stood atop every mountain he ever tried to scale. One people respect and fear in equal, healthy measures...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 17,025 reads 0 comments

  3. The Question: Is It Time for UFC to Step in for Diego Sanchez's Own Good?

    Since he made his first appearance on The Ultimate Fighter more than 12 years ago, Diego Sanchez has been one of the most beloved competitors in the organization...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 1 month ago 18,102 reads 0 comments

  4. The Art of Fighting in the UFC Has Changed. Here's How.

    Since July 2014, I've written 110 previews of UFC events. In that time, I've seen every single fight the promotion has put on and thousands more besides in order to do the necessary film study to write my guides...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 1 month ago 23,859 reads 0 comments

  5. That Time UFC's Steve Bosse Threw Down in Classic Hockey Fight in Pre-MMA Days

    UFC light heavyweight Steve Bosse was booked for his fourth bout in the promotion this week. The light heavyweight will lock horns with Jared Cannonier at The Ultimate Fighter ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 11,533 reads 0 comments

  6. Weighing the Awful: UFC Star Mike Perry Is Problematic but Also Electrifying

    There was a distinct crack a moment before Jake Ellenberger fell — this past weekend at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville — a sound very much like a tree makes an instant prior to toppling to the ground...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 month ago 12,438 reads 0 comments

  7. The Case Against Every UFC Champion

    Champions are champions for a reason. But they're never infallible, especially in a crucible as intense as MMA . Reams of pixels, if pixels can truly be said to exist on reams, are regularly generated on what makes each reigning UFC champion great...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 46,536 reads 0 comments

  8. With Clock Ticking, What's the Hold-Up Getting Cris Cyborg a UFC Title Fight?

    Cris "Cyborg" Justino continued her guerrilla marketing push for a UFC women’s featherweight title shot this week...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 13,526 reads 0 comments

  9. MMA Fighter Avoids Loss by Busting His Own Head Open with Illegal Headbutt

    Mixed martial artists get a lot of freedom in terms of what they're allowed to do to their opponents. One of the few exceptions to that, however, is the headbutt...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 34,641 reads 0 comments

  10. UFCer Wins Violently, Pimps Real Estate Business, Then Trolls UFC on Twitter

    It was a pretty unique weekend for Al Iaquinta of the UFC. After a protracted negotiation with the promotion over pay he deemed unsatisfactory, one that ended up with him banned ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 17,243 reads 0 comments

  11. CM Punk, Lolo Jones, Shawne Merriman Among Participants on MTV's New Challenge

    MTV have announced the roster for the top athletes competing on the show The Challenge: Champs vs. Pros and the team includes several big names, including UFC star CM Punk, hurdler-turned-bobsledder ...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 months ago 44,761 reads 0 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 108 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville provided quite a bit of action and quite a few interesting results. Artem Lobov proved many doubters wrong by hanging with one of the featherweight elite for 25 minutes...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 16,900 reads 0 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 108 Results: Cub Swanson Tops Artem Lobov in Main Event Decision

    UFC Fight Night 108 ended with the image that most thought we'd see from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee: Cub Swanson getting his hand raised in victory over Artem Lobov in the main event...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 14,590 reads 0 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 108 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Nashville

    Cub Swanson was supposed to run through Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville on Saturday. That didn't quite happen. The Russian came to scrap and gave Swanson 25 minutes of opposition...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 29,426 reads 0 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 108: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 108 is getting loads of buzz for all the wrong reasons. Simply going down the list of names on this card is enough to pique the interest of hardcore MMA fans...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 16,343 reads 0 comments

  16. Conor McGregor Estimates He Would Earn $100M in Fight vs. Floyd Mayweather

    A day after UFC President Dana White appeared on T he Herd with Colin Cowherd (h/t MMAFighting.com's Shaun Al-Shatti ) and estimated Conor McGregor would earn $75 million from a potential showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 15,279 reads 0 comments

  17. Ronda Rousey Announces Engagement to Travis Browne

    Former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey confirmed Thursday she's engaged to marry fellow UFC fighter Travis Browne . TMZ Sports passed along the news. Browne proposed in New Zealand "about a week ago," and Rousey accepted...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 400,810 reads 0 comments

  18. Why Is Cub Swanson, the UFC's 4th-Best Featherweight, Fighting Artem Lobov?

    The UFC's perplexing start to 2017 takes yet another head-scratching turn Saturday, when No. 4 featherweight Cub Swanson takes on the unranked and relatively unknown Artem Lobov in the main event of Fight Night 108...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 2 months ago 17,955 reads 0 comments

  19. Dana White's Good-Guy Narrative Surrounding Conor-Floyd Is a Bit Much

    Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. are probably going to fight . And they're probably going to make a whole pile of money to do it. For Mayweather, it's likely to be another influx of cash in a career that's been filled with them...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 2 months ago 5,277 reads 0 comments

  20. Dana White Says Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Fight Would Earn over $100M

    The expected bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is not yet official, but the projected numbers explain why both sides are so excited to get something done...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 73,797 reads 0 comments

  21. Authorities Reportedly Investigating Alleged Fight Fixing in UFC Bout

    Allegations and suspicions of fight fixing are an unfortunate constant of the combat sports world, and while the vast majority of those instances are completely unfounded, legitimate reports do pop up on this subject from time to time...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 16,785 reads 0 comments

  22. The Question: Demetrious Johnson Says He's Best UFC Champ Ever—Is He Right?

    In a UFC championship reign that is soon to kiss the five-year mark, Demetrious Johnson has never looked so mighty as he did at last Saturday night's UFC on FOX main event...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 2 months ago 11,283 reads 0 comments

  23. Dana White Says Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Is 'Probably Going to Happen'

    UFC President Dana White told TMZ Sports on Tuesday that a fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is "probably going to happen...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 16,317 reads 0 comments

  24. The Best Fights the UFC Can Book for Rest of 2017

    The UFC has already supplied great action in 2017, and the leader of mixed martial arts shows no signs of slowing down. UFC 211 is a stacked card with two title fights with many other compelling fights booked beyond that...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 2 months ago 104,359 reads 0 comments

  25. Demetrious Johnson Says He Would Fight Conor McGregor in TMZ Interview

    Despite a huge weight difference, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson revealed he would be willing to take on reigning lightweight champion Conor McGregor...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 22,085 reads 0 comments