1. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Sees Some of Himself in Conor McGregor

    You can count professional-wrestler-turned-A-list-actor Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson among fans of the UFC's breakout featherweight star, Ireland native Conor McGregor. Speaking with Ireland's Entertainment...

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  2. Sara McMann: UFC-Reebok Deal Unfair to Women, Speaking to Lawyer

    Sara McMann is not a fan of the UFC's upcoming uniform policy. Not one bit. Speaking with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour (via Marc Raimondi of MMAFighting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 days ago 4,868 reads 52 comments

  3. UFC Champ Chris Weidman Poses with Less-Than-Happy Floyd Mayweather

    Chris Weidman had quite the weekend, but his fun didn't end on fight night. The UFC middleweight champ took to social media Sunday night to post photos of a chance encounter he had with boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 19,623 reads 69 comments

  4. Former 2-Division Champ B.J. Penn to Be Inducted into UFC Hall of Fame

    The UFC continues to flesh out its 2015 Hall of Fame class with the announcement that former lightweight and welterweight champion B.J. Penn will be inducted into the "modern" wing of the Hall of Fame...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 3,153 reads 31 comments

  5. Vitor Belfort Crushed at UFC 187: 3 Potential Opponents for Comeback Bout

    Vitor Belfort waited more than a year to face Chris Weidman for the middleweight belt. Well, he probably wants some of that time back right now...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 1,471 reads 11 comments

  6. Daniel Cormier Making Smack Talk, Grudge Matches Standard Fare in UFC

    UFC 187 on Saturday was a huge event in a variety of ways. Objectively looking over the card, the night just plain couldn't have gotten much better with two title fights, title ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 5,824 reads 32 comments

  7. Michael Bisping vs. Thales Leites Set to Headline UFC Fight Night: Glasgow

    The main event for the UFC's first foray into Scotland is set. According to the Sun , top-10 stalwart Michael Bisping will take on resurgent veteran Thales Leites ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 days ago 7,969 reads 79 comments

  8. UFC 188: Velasquez vs. Werdum Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    While UFC 188 likely can't quite live up to the epic UFC 187 card, it will certainly try with a heavyweight title unification bout and a lineup of interesting fights featuring both new and old talent...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 22,868 reads 68 comments

  9. Report: Donald Cerrone to Receive Lightweight Title Shot Following UFC 187 Win

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone , lightweight champion? It's a real possibility, ladies and gentlemen. According to ESPN...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 20,542 reads 99 comments

  10. UFC 187 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 67

    UFC 187 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report's play-by-play king, Craig Amos ): UFC 187 Main Card Daniel Cormier def. Anthony Johnson, submission (Round 3, 2:39) Chris Weidman def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 36,702 reads 37 comments

  11. UFC 187 Results: Daniel Cormier Blasts Jon Jones After Beating Johnson for Title

    Daniel Cormier finally got his hands on UFC gold at UFC 187, soundly defeating Anthony "Rumble" Johnson. That said, DC wasn't content simply taking the belt...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 138,450 reads 345 comments

  12. Donald Cerrone vs. John Makdessi: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    As you likely heard, John Makdessi replaced an injured Khabib Nurmagomedov opposite Donald Cerrone at UFC 187 . On paper, the fight was a serious mismatch. In the cage, it looked like one too...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 24,330 reads 52 comments

  13. Joseph Benavidez vs. John Moraga: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    In UFC 187 's third flyweight fight of the night, Joseph Benavidez took on John Moraga in a fun, back-and-forth brawl. The expectation with Benavidez at this point is merciless dominance, and rightly so...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 2,795 reads 5 comments

  14. Josh Burkman vs. Dong-Hyun Kim: What We Learned from UFC 187 Tilt

    In a battle between welterweight veterans, Dong-Hyun Kim took on Josh Burkman at UFC 187 . It was a deceptively important fight between two experienced grapplers who were desperately looking to secure their footing in the stacked welterweight division..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 days ago 5,407 reads 12 comments

  15. Video: Mariusz Pudzianowski Blows Up Rolles Gracie with One Punch at KSW 31

    Five-time World's Strongest Man winner Mariusz Pudzianowski 's MMA career has always been a wild ride, and his bout at KSW 31 was no exception on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 11,599 reads 12 comments

  16. Rose Namajunas vs. Nina Ansaroff Scrapped from UFC 187 Card

    UFC 187 's talent-rich preliminary card was just dealt a tough hit with the announcement that Rose Namajunas vs. Nina Ansaroff has been cancelled just hours before it was scheduled to take place...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 16,090 reads 19 comments

  17. UFC 187 Weidman vs. Belfort: Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

    It took a good, long while, but Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort finally happened Saturday at UFC 187 . And it was practically over before it started...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 days ago 1,423 reads 4 comments

  18. Donald Cerrone: 'I'm Going to Be Losing $60,000 a Fight' on UFC-Reebok Deal

    Count Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone among the many UFC fighters who stand to lose money on the UFC's soon-to-be-implemented uniform plan with Reebok...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 days ago 16,951 reads 62 comments

  19. Missed Opportunities: WWE Fails to Capitalize on Adam Rose's E:60 Popularity

    Earlier this month the worldwide leader in sports, ESPN, worked together with the WWE to put out the engaging E:60 documentary WWE Behind the Curtain ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 days ago 8,486 reads 17 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 66 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 187

    UFC Fight Night 66 is in the books. The results are as follows (h/t Bleacher Report's live blogger , Nathan McCarter ): Frankie Edgar defeats Urijah Faber by unanimous decision ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 12 days ago 31,342 reads 140 comments

  21. Fired-Up Frankie Edgar 'Calls Out' Dana White for Title Shot

    Frankie Edgar posted a big win at UFC Fight Night 66 in the Philippines over former WEC champion Urijah Faber, but he kept on fighting long after the final bell rang...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 13 days ago 17,480 reads 144 comments

  22. UFC Likely to Lose out on Hot Prospects, Free Agents Due to Reebok Deal

    Ed Ruth isn't just an athlete. He's one of the most accomplished active wrestlers in the western world today...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 14,169 reads 91 comments

  23. Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero Set as Main Event for TUF: Brazil 4 Finale

    The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 4 has certainly been an odd season of the long-running reality series, and the Finale is not looking to buck that trend...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 7,143 reads 59 comments

  24. Report: UFC Likely Under Investigation from FTC

    The UFC might just be in hot water, with reports breaking that the Federal Trade Commission is likely investigating the world's largest MMA promotion. The news has been reported by multiple sources including BloodyElbow...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 10,636 reads 47 comments

  25. Roy Nelson vs. Josh Barnett Booked for UFC Fight Night 78 in Saitama, Japan

    At a press event in the Philippines to promote UFC Fight Night 66, UFC officials announced that the promotion will be returning to Japan with an event headlined by heavyweight veterans Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 8,249 reads 33 comments