1. UFC Fighter Nails Opponent with Brutal Spinning Groin Kick

    UFC on Fox 16's Edson Barboza is known for his spinning kicks, and he added another one to his highlight reel Saturday — but not in a good way. Opposite Paul Felder, the Brazilian muay thai specialist landed a devastating wheel kick to the cup...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 78,125 reads 71 comments

  2. Wanderlei Silva Claims UFC Has Fixed Fights, Says He Can Prove It

    Wanderlei Silva has been actively crusading against the UFC in recent months, but he broke new ground in a series of posts on Facebook yesterday (h/t to MMAJunkie.com for translating)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 42,035 reads 138 comments

  3. Longtime Cutman 'Stitch' Duran Says UFC Fired Him over Comments on Reebok Deal

    Jacob "Stitch" Duran has been a fixture of the UFC for years. Fans have seen him at nearly every event, tending to fighters' wounds and applying compresses to bumps and bruises...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 23,934 reads 124 comments

  4. Ronda Rousey Hopes Final Fight Will Be Her 'Beating the Crap' out of Cyborg

    Ronda Rousey has already written the final chapter of her MMA career in her head, and it ends with a beatdown of longtime rival Cris "Cyborg" Justino (h/t MMAJunkie.com for the video)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 35,817 reads 50 comments

  5. Fedor's Manager: Signing with UFC Is Likely...if Dana Would 'Do Some Things'

    Pride legend and possible greatest fighter of all time, Fedor Emelianenko is back, and it seems like the bidding war for his services has officially begun...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 25,204 reads 81 comments

  6. UFC's Nick Diaz Sentenced to 2 Days in Jail for DUI Cases

    Former Strikeforce welterweight champion and current UFC contender Nick Diaz is going to jail...for a day. The news comes from TMZ Sports , which has been tracking Diaz's legal troubles ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 17,852 reads 65 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 72 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC on Fox 16

    UFC Fight Night 72 is in the books. The results are as follows (courtesy of Bleacher Report's play-by-play man, Nathan McCarter ): Michael Bisping defeats Thales Leites ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 24,394 reads 113 comments

  8. Michael Bisping vs. Thales Leites: What We Learned from UFC Fight Night 72 Tilt

    In the main event of the UFC's first foray into Scotland, Michael Bisping took on Thales Leites . While the Chris Lebens , Chael Sonnens and Mark Munozes have moved on ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 9,175 reads 20 comments

  9. Asian Fans Want to See Ben Askren Get Beat, Says ONE CEO

    The mere mention of Ben Askren can turn people into crazed rage monsters, and that goes for MMA fans the world over. Speaking with MMAFighting...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 14,024 reads 75 comments

  10. Conor McGregor to Coach on 'The Ultimate Fighter' Opposite Urijah Faber

    For a time, it seemed like newly minted interim champ Conor McGregor would be able to relax a bit before his title-unification bout against the long-reigning — but oft-injured — featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 21,587 reads 124 comments

  11. NSFW: UFC Fighter Spits Blood at His Opponent After Getting Choked Out

    UFC middleweight Caio Magalhaes did not like losing to Josh Samman at The Ultimate Fighter Season 21 finale one bit. In a brazen sign of disrespect, the Brazilian spat a mouthful of blood at Samman as he offered him a handshake after the bout...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 89,843 reads 55 comments

  12. Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey 'At the Top of the Game' Following UFC 189

    Saturday night was huge for "The Notorious" Conor McGregor . The Irish fighter captured UFC gold—albeit interim UFC gold—by defeating Chad Mendes at UFC 189 , infuriating ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 23,138 reads 99 comments

  13. Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes: What Went Wrong for 'Money' at UFC 189

    Many were questioning whether Conor McGregor would be able to handle a wrestling machine like Chad Mendes . Those questions were answered Saturday night at UFC 189 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 39,640 reads 128 comments

  14. UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 189 is over and done with, but the promotion is just getting started with a five-week stretch packed with seven events. Snuggled in there is UFC 190 on August 1. The full card is as follows: Main Card (PPV) Ronda Rousey vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 24,541 reads 58 comments

  15. UFC 189 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 71 and 72

    UFC 189 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report's UFC 189 play-by-play man, Hunter Homistek ): Main Card (Pay-Per-View, 10 p.m...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 26,523 reads 50 comments

  16. Conor McGregor After UFC 189: Jose Aldo Doesn't 'Deserve to Be Spoken About'

    Saturday night worked out darn well for the newly minted interim UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 20,884 reads 127 comments

  17. UFC 189: Video Highlights from McGregor vs. Mendes, Lawler vs. MacDonald

    UFC 189 was an absolutely brilliant event with two excellent title fights. In the co-main event, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler took on the enigmatic Rory MacDonald...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 13,682 reads 3 comments

  18. NSFW: UFC 189 Turns into Bloodbath

    UFC 189 felt doomed for a while there on Saturday. For hours on end, the card was defined by dreadfully boring, mid-level fighters...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 108,794 reads 14 comments

  19. UFC 189 Results: What We Learned from Gunnar Nelson vs. Brandon Thatch

    UFC 189 welterweights Gunnar Nelson and Brandon Thatch entered the cage in the exact same situation. Both men were the hottest prospects in the division and looked stellar for a time but lost to seasoned veterans...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 10,235 reads 10 comments

  20. Gilbert Melendez Fails Drug Test Following UFC 188, Suspended 1 Year

    Yet another prominent mixed martial artist has been flagged for banned substances, as the UFC announced longtime lightweight contender Gilbert Melendez has failed a post-fight drug test following his UFC 188 bout with Eddie Alvarez...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 27,246 reads 116 comments

  21. Report: Conor McGregor Needs to Drop 27 Pounds Ahead of UFC 189

    UFC featherweight title contender Conor McGregor is walking into the fight of his life at UFC 189. As MMA fans know, however, a big fight is almost certainly preceded by a big weight cut...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 378,257 reads 253 comments

  22. Bleacher Report Men's MMA Rankings for July 2015

    UFC titles continue being the hottest of potatoes, as Cain Velasquez joined Anthony Pettis , Carla Esparza and Jon Jones in the "former champion" club at UFC 188...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 36,189 reads 57 comments

  23. CM Punk: Slow Burn Toward UFC Debut Hurting Buzz

    A year ago, CM Punk was one of the hottest names in combat sports. Not in professional wrestling. Not in MMA . He was one of the hottest names in combat sports...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 15,763 reads 82 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 70 Results: Burning Questions Going into UFC 189, TUF 21 Finale

    UFC Fight Night 70 is in the books. The results are as follows (courtesy of Bleacher Report's FN70 play-by-play man , Nathan McCarter ): Yoel Romero defeats Lyoto Machida ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 65,097 reads 158 comments

  25. Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero: Video Highlights of UFC Fight Night 70 Main Event

    UFC Fight Night 70 was generally lacking in star power, but nobody could deny that the main event, a critical middleweight tilt between Lyoto Machida and Yoel Romero, was an absolute treat...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 31,393 reads 32 comments