1. Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson Let It All Hang out in Japan—For Better and Worse

    Now this was a heavyweight fight. For better and worse. As two of the UFC’s most colorful big men, Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson each emptied his complete bag of tricks on Saturday in Japan at Fight Night 75...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 11 months ago 17,708 reads 12 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 75 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    UFC Fight Night 75 took place at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan, and the heavyweights delivered a fun main event. Josh Barnett defeated Roy Nelson by a lopsided unanimous decision, but the fight was very entertaining...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 months ago 23,242 reads 40 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 75 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Barnett vs. Nelson Card

    Josh "The Warmaster" Barnett was in excellent shape, and he needed the additional stamina. He outworked Roy Nelson en route to a unanimous-decision victory (48-47, 48-47, 50-45) at UFC Fight Night Japan in Saitama...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 14,703 reads 16 comments

  4. UFC Japan: Watch Uriah Hall's Vicious Spin Kick and Flying Knee That Led to TKO

    UFC Fight Night 75, the promotion's latest foray into Japan, was largely a dud. Then Uriah Hall vs. Gegard Mousasi happened...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 months ago 78,212 reads 101 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 75: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 75 is now in the books. The event is headlined by a grueling 25-minute battle between Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett...

    Craig Amos Written by Craig Amos about 11 months ago 34,269 reads 111 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 75: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    Three weeks ago it was flyweights headlining the action, but now we hit the opposite end of the spectrum as heavyweights Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson get set to throw hands for our enjoyment in the UFC Fight Night 75 main event...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 months ago 7,990 reads 5 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions, More

    Two big and powerful men who possess elite grappling ability will square off in the main event of Saturday's UFC Fight Night Japan. "The Warmaster" Josh Barnett makes his return to the Octagon after a near two-year absence...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 2,608 reads 7 comments

  8. A Lion in Winter: Former UFC Champion Josh Barnett Confronts His Mortality

    When you're an athlete, at some point birthdays cease being a thing you celebrate. They are, instead, looming reminders that your professional life is quickly coming to an end. Sure, no one likes getting old...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 11 months ago 13,455 reads 8 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 75: Josh Barnett vs. Roy Nelson Is Everything and Nothing

    You get the impression neither Josh Barnett nor Roy Nelson is knocking on the door of a UFC heavyweight title shot these days. You also get the distinct impression both guys are pretty cool with that...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 11 months ago 7,939 reads 9 comments

  10. Daily Fantasy MMA: DraftKings Picks for UFC Fight Night Barnett vs. Nelson Card

    Knockout wins are great for UFC DraftKings contests. Saturday's UFC Fight Night Japan features a main event with two bruising heavyweights, which usually all but guarantees a stoppage win for someone...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 1,566 reads 4 comments

  11. The Top 15 MMA Fights Currently on the Books

    2015 has been a huge year for the UFC. After a disastrous 2014, the promotion has found a pair of new and highly profitable stars in Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey and has pared ...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 11 months ago 57,506 reads 56 comments

  12. Conor McGregor Wants Frankie Edgar Fight, Urijah Faber Unlikely, Says Dana White

    Despite having to go up against the best pound-for-pound fighter in the UFC in December, Conor McGregor is already looking ahead to future challenges, according to the brand’s president, Dana White ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 11 months ago 23,131 reads 114 comments

  13. Lyoto Machida Plans Early 2016 Return, Wants Michael Bisping

    Lyoto Machida is smelling the roses. After fighting twice in three months earlier this year, the current UFC middleweight and former light heavyweight champion is apparently taking an extended break from the MMA grind...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 5,258 reads 10 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 75: Gegard Mousasi's Quest to Get over the Hump

    Saitama Super Arena is MMA 's answer to Lambeau Field. It's more than famous. It's more than historic. It's venerable. No one has to tell Gegard Mousasi this...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 3,541 reads 4 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 75: Who's on the Hot Seat in Japan?

    In the cathedral that is Saitama Super Arena in Japan, UFC Fight Night 75 goes down this weekend. Given that Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson are doing battle to close out the evening, ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 3,510 reads 3 comments

  16. Luke Rockhold: Vitor Belfort Is a Disgrace to the Sport

    Just when you thought it was over, the saga of Vitor Belfort and his involvement with performance enhancing drugs continues...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 11 months ago 29,243 reads 81 comments

  17. Urijah Faber-Duane Ludwig Feud Intensifies, Faber Blames 'The Ultimate Fighter'

    Two of MMA 's most high-profile camp leaders are going at it tooth and nail, with the media as their weapon of choice...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 9,856 reads 14 comments

  18. The Complete Guide to UFC Fight Night 75: Barnett vs. Nelson

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Japan for the first time in 2015 on Saturday with an offering far more in line with its weak 2014 than the generally excellent cards it has featured this year...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 11 months ago 22,550 reads 19 comments

  19. Gegard Mousasi: Nick Diaz 5-Year Suspension 'Way Too Harsh'

    Add another name to the list of prominent MMA fighters who believe Nick Diaz 's suspension to be excessive...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 months ago 4,433 reads 22 comments

  20. Cris Cyborg Blasts UFC over Vitor Belfort Doping Test, Challenges Ronda Rousey

    Cris Cyborg has hit out at the UFC regarding the drug scandal currently engulfing her compatriot Vitor Belfort and has challenged Ronda Rousey to join her in undertaking stringent testing procedures...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 11 months ago 26,293 reads 149 comments

  21. Ronda Rousey Sends Fan into Tears During UFC 193 Press Tour in Australia

    Ronda Rousey ’s status as a sporting icon around the world continues to grow. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion was recently in Australia promoting her bout ...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 11 months ago 30,623 reads 27 comments

  22. New Evidence Puts UFC Handling of TRT-Fueled Vitor Belfort Front & Center Again

    When the Nevada Sate Athletic Commission abruptly outlawed testosterone replacement therapy on February 27, 2014, UFC President Dana White said he was overjoyed...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 11 months ago 38,987 reads 61 comments

  23. Anthony Pettis Open to Conor McGregor Fight, Targets Rafael dos Anjos Rematch

    UFC star Anthony Pettis has revealed he would be open to a bout with Conor McGregor at featherweight or lightweight, and he has also expressed his desire to win back his title from Rafael dos Anjos...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 11 months ago 12,194 reads 101 comments

  24. Roy Nelson vs. Josh Barnett: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Top 15 heavyweight action headlines this weekend's fight card in Japan. No. 8-ranked contender Josh Barnett and No. 11-ranked Roy Nelson face off in an attempt to get back into the heavyweight title picture...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 11 months ago 7,563 reads 23 comments

  25. Ronda Rousey Defends Position as UFC's Highest-Paid Fighter

    Ronda Rousey , the self-proclaimed highest-paid fighter in the UFC, has insisted that despite her lucrative earnings, she provides value for the money she earns. The UFC women's bantamweight champion has been promoting her Nov...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 11 months ago 113,906 reads 78 comments