1. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for November 2015

    Very little happened in the month of October when it comes to MMA . The UFC hosted just two events, UFC 192 and the stripped-down version of Fight Night: Dublin. Bellator and WSOF both put on shows, but neither promotion trotted out its top talent...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 12,814 reads 26 comments

  2. Has Dana White Taken a Vow of Silence in Wake of Scathing Vitor Belfort Report?

    UFC President Dana White has made a habit of personally meeting any challenge to his promotion. Whether it's on TV, on the radio or on Twitter, if any slight, real or perceived, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 25,887 reads 57 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 76 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 77

    UFC Fight Night 76 is in the books. The results are as follows: Main Card (UFC Fight Pass) Louis Smoka def. Patrick Holohan by submission via rear-naked choke at 4:09 of Round 2 Norman Parke def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 22,651 reads 30 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 76: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    UFC Fight Night 76 came with a swirl of negativity around it, but the card had a fair bit of drama and excitement in it. It also had some dreadfully boring fights, too, but hey. Keep it positive, folks...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 14,219 reads 16 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 76: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    Remember when UFC Fight Night 76 was actually pretty good? Back when there was an exciting lightweight main event with two high-ceiling fighters in Dustin Poirier and Joseph Duffy? ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 5,337 reads 3 comments

  6. Conor McGregor Offers to Save UFC Fight Night 76, Calls out Dustin Poirier

    Albert Einstein once said, "In the face of adversity lies opportunity," and UFC fighter Conor McGregor loves adversity...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 28,710 reads 38 comments

  7. Brock Lesnar: 'I Started Training Camp' for UFC Return Before WrestleMania 31

    Brock Lesnar holds a unique place in both MMA and pro wrestling, and when the finish line for his WWE contract came into sight earlier this year, a return to the UFC became a real possibility...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 28,563 reads 44 comments

  8. Georges St-Pierre Backs Nick Diaz: NSAC "Wanted to Use Him as an Example"

    The sad story of Nick Diaz 's suspension has mobilized people from all walks of life. From fellow fighters like Ronda Rousey to pop culture phenomenons like Cher , the sheer ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 6,776 reads 23 comments

  9. Ronda Rousey Has a New Boyfriend in the Form of UFC Heavyweight Travis Browne

    After months of speculation, UFC heavyweight Travis Browne has confirmed it. He is indeed in a romantic relationship with UFC women's bantamweight champion and general A-list celebrity Ronda Rousey...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 1,126,693 reads 10 comments

  10. Bleacher Report MMA Rankings for October 2015

    Ladies and gentlemen, the Bleacher Report MMA rankings are back. After a couple of months off, we've returned with a few major changes. Most obvious would be the different format...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 16,539 reads 60 comments

  11. Conor McGregor: $100 Million Contract from UFC 'Is En Route'

    Conor McGregor may be the biggest name in the UFC, but first and foremost, he is a prize fighter. And the biggest part about being a prize fighter? You're always looking for bigger prizes...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 43,756 reads 169 comments

  12. UFC 193: Rousey vs. Holm Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    In 40 days, Ronda Rousey will return to the cage at UFC 193 . The UFC has built a card around its top draw and pulled out most of the stops in doing so. Check out the full card below: PPV Main Card Ronda Rousey vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 19,126 reads 30 comments

  13. UFC 192 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 76

    UFC 192 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report play-by-play man Craig Amos): UFC 192 Main Card Daniel Cormier def. Alexander Gustafsson, split decision (47-48, 48-47, 49-46) Ryan Bader def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 20,869 reads 35 comments

  14. UFC 192: Jon Jones Teases Return on Instagram

    It shouldn't come as a surprise, but the main event of UFC 192 , a light heavyweight title fight between Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson, caught the attention of a certain former light heavyweight champion by the name of Jon Jones ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 56,944 reads 128 comments

  15. UFC 192: Julianna Pena Calls Out Ronda Rousey Following Win over Jessica Eye

    Julianna Pena scored a huge win at UFC 192 , and she's setting her sights high for her next fight, calling out bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey . Speaking to Joe Rogan in the cage following the bout, Pena had strong words for the champ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 31,205 reads 82 comments

  16. UFC 192: Sage Northcutt Shows He's More Than a Pretty Face with Explosive R1 TKO

    UFC 192 's Sage Northcutt went from nobody to one of the hottest names in the UFC almost overnight. With his One Direction looks and pro wrestler name, it's easy to see why Dana White got so excited over the 19-year-old...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 21,248 reads 53 comments

  17. UFC 192: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    MMA events in Texas have become a running gag due to the wackiness of the Texas Department of Licensing and Registration, but the bucks are just too beaucoup for the UFC to pass up...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 5,296 reads 4 comments

  18. UFC 192: Who's on the Hot Seat in Houston This Weekend?

    It feels like an eternity since fans have seen a card like UFC 192 . Sure, there was an event last week, but a borderline regional show in Japan doesn't really count as an "event," does it? And sure, there was a pay-per-view last month...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 9,934 reads 27 comments

  19. Roy Nelson Shares X-Ray of His Badly Broken Hand Following Loss to Josh Barnett

    Roy Nelson was in an absolute brawl against former UFC heavyweight champion Josh Barnett on Saturday night. It should not come as too much of a surprise, then, that he is a bit worse for the wear—especially in the right hand region...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 46,993 reads 36 comments

  20. UFC vs. WWE: What the World's Largest MMA Promotion Can Learn from NXT

    The UFC remains bent on global domination. The world's largest MMA promotion already makes regular visits to Japan, England, Brazil and Canada. By the end of 2015, it will put on its first shows in Poland, Scotland, the Philippines and South Korea...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 18,001 reads 31 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 75 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 192

    UFC Fight Night 75 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report's live blogger , Craig Amos): UFC Fight Night 75 Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Josh Barnett def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 23,002 reads 92 comments

  22. 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 10 months ago 78,211 reads 101 comments

  23. MMA Fighter Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury at Russian Event

    MMA is a dangerous sport, and that fact was on full display over the weekend at M-1 Challenge 61. In the main event of the card, Ante Delija suffered a devastating leg injury ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 9,760 reads 10 comments

  24. Fedor Emelianenko to Return to MMA Competition for New Year's Eve Card in Japan

    Spike TV President Kevin Kay dropped a bomb on MMA fans watching Bellator Dynamite on Saturday night by announcing the network's next major MMA show: a New Years' Eve card in Japan, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 22,556 reads 110 comments

  25. Fighter Cheap-Shots Opponent After Bout at World Series of Fighting 23

    Not many were watching the preliminary-card fights over at World Series of Fighting 23. Those who did, however, were treated to some less-than-sporting conduct by intriguing Russian prospect Vagab Vagabov...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 55,769 reads 19 comments