1. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Marvel vs. Capcom 4 Rumors, SKT Roster Shake-Up

    It got a bit dull for a few weeks there, but the Rushdown is back in the swing of actual events and news! After what felt like an eternity of business-end news, the esports ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 days ago 653 reads 0 comments

  2. Bellator's Ilima Macfarlane Will Quit Waiting Tables with 1 More Win in MMA

    Mixed martial artists don't have an easy life. Even among UFC elites, fighters often need to supplement their MMA income with a more conventional job or approach MMA as a paid hobby just to keep a roof over their heads...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 25,504 reads 8 comments

  3. With Conor McGregor Shelved, Nurmagomedov and Ferguson Are Down to Battle

    The most lucrative fight in MMA today is a " red panty night " with Conor McGregor. Two fighters all too aware of this reality are top lightweight contenders Khabib Nurmagomedov (24-0) and Tony Ferguson (22-3)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 24,616 reads 158 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 101 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into TUF24 Finale

    UFC Fight Night 101 is in the books. The results are as follows: Robert Whittaker def. Derek Brunson by TKO at 4:07 of the first round Andrew Holbrook def. Jake Matthews by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Omari Akhmedov def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 12,201 reads 26 comments

  5. Robert Whittaker vs. Derek Brunson Results and Reaction from UFC Fight Night 101

    UFC Fight Night 101's Robert Whittaker and Derek Brunson know firsthand how weird the UFC can be, and how absurd the middleweight division is in particular...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 6,225 reads 13 comments

  6. B/R Weekly Rushdown: MLB Working with League of Legends, Nintendo Switch Rumors

    Esports may be redefined with the news in this week's Rushdown . A new console is launching, with rumors indicating a potentially major push for esports from one of video games' ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 days ago 355 reads 0 comments

  7. CM Punk Angling for 2nd Chance in UFC: Fighting 'Is What I Do Now'

    Fans may not like it, but CM Punk doesn't feel like he's done in the UFC quite yet. The accomplished pro wrestler turned not-so-accomplished mixed martial artist discussed his ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 11 days ago 31,452 reads 59 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 100 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 101

    UFC Fight Nights 99 and 100 are in the books. The main card results are as follows: Fight Night 99 Results Artem Lobov def. Teruto Ishihara via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) Alexander Volkov def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 7,964 reads 24 comments

  9. Nate Diaz on Conor McGregor Trilogy: 'UFC Knows That's a Bad Idea for Him'

    UFC 205 had a number of popular fighters get splashed up on the jumbotron. Conor McGregor's archenemy, Nate Diaz , was not among them despite being in attendance...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 11,637 reads 59 comments

  10. B/R Weekly Rushdown: Major Overwatch Update, 76ers' Plans for Team Dignitas

    It's been a nice, restful week in the world of esports . No major tournaments. No huge financial upheavals. No public bridge-burnings. Just a nice, calm week. A few announcements came out, some patches dropped, and some rumors swirled...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 644 reads 2 comments

  11. Floyd Mayweather: 'Never Compare Conor McGregor to Me, It's a Total Disrespect'

    Floyd Mayweather doesn't like being compared to newly minted two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor. He doesn't like it one bit...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 50,852 reads 164 comments

  12. UFC 206: Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony Johnson 2 Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 205 was a special night, but, alas, normalcy returns at UFC 206. The card was an ugly thing from top to bottom, with an unexciting main event and little else of value behind it, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 17,278 reads 27 comments

  13. UFC 205 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 99, 100

    UFC 205 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Lightweight Championship: Conor McGregor defeats Eddie Alvarez by KO at 3:04 of the second round UFC Welterweight Championship: ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 18 days ago 7,505 reads 9 comments

  14. Who Should Conor McGregor Face Next After Historic UFC 205 Victory?

    Since he first stepped into the Octagon in 2013, the question that has always been asked about Conor McGregor is "how far can he go?" That's not an uncommon query in the fight game, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 19 days ago 34,348 reads 185 comments

  15. With Fatherhood Looming, Conor McGregor Wants Ownership Stake in UFC

    Conor McGregor isn't just a fighter after his second-round TKO of Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 in Madison Square Garden on Saturday. He isn't just a history-making, two-division champion, either...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 19 days ago 76,916 reads 92 comments

  16. Conor McGregor Pretends to Apologize After Winning 2nd Title at UFC 205

    Conor McGregor faced the toughest opponent of his career at UFC 205 and posted what may have been his most dominant win to date...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 130,316 reads 154 comments

  17. Yoel Romero Destroys Chris Weidman with Flying Knee, Stakes Claim for Title Shot

    Yoel Romero is a terrifying human being, and that was on full display at UFC 205 Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 59,503 reads 56 comments

  18. Miesha Tate vs. Raquel Pennington Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    It has been a roller coaster of a year for Miesha Tate . She bought her 2016 calendar with UFC President Dana White actively encouraging her to retire...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 3,433 reads 1 comments

  19. Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Michael Johnson Results: Winner, Reaction from UFC 205

    Khabib Nurmagomedov had everything on the line at Saturday's UFC 205. Dominance and bad luck have defined the Russian grappler's career...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 27,736 reads 73 comments

  20. Conor McGregor Involved in Multiple Backstage Scuffles at UFC 205 Weigh-Ins

    Everyone wants a piece of Conor McGregor these days. Everyone. So it shouldn't come as much of a surprise that not one, but three different fighters had words with him at different stages of the weigh-ins for UFC 205...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 56,354 reads 68 comments

  21. Eddie Alvarez Wants Conor McGregor Fans to Pipe Down at UFC 205 Weigh-Ins

    To the very end of the UFC 205 promotional period, Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez took every possible opportunity to get under the other's skin...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 7,970 reads 27 comments

  22. UFC 205 Weigh-in Results: Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor

    UFC 205 is just about 24 hours away! The last stop before the Octagon's debut in Madison Square Garden? The "ceremonial" weigh-ins, of course! The real weigh-ins occurred earlier ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 6,294 reads 16 comments

  23. UFC 205 Predictions: Bleacher Report Full Card Staff Picks

    Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor are set to headline the biggest card in UFC history, UFC 205. Just look at this lineup of fights: Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor Tyron Woodley vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 42,525 reads 38 comments

  24. Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez Accidentally Swap Belts at UFC 205 Presser

    Conor McGregor generated plenty of headlines during the UFC 205 pre -fight press conference Thursday with his wacky antics and Smokin ' Joe Frazier-inspired outfit...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 8,035 reads 7 comments

  25. The Underground King: Meet Eddie Alvarez, the Man Looking to End Conor McGregor

    The UFC, for the most part, is not an accurate representation of mixed martial arts. The same goes for this Saturday's UFC 205 in New York. To casual fans, the MMA they pay attention to may seem like a glitzy and glamorous, albeit violent, affair...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 22 days ago 19,472 reads 35 comments