1. Jake Ellenberger vs. Robbie Lawler: What We Learned from UFC 173 Tilt

    Jake Ellenberger and Robbie Lawler have delighted fans in the past and are legitimate title threats...but both needed a win entering UFC 173 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 20,526 reads 64 comments

  2. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson 2 Targeted for UFC 177 on August 30

    News broke during UFC 173 on Saturday that the highly anticipated rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Swedish contender Alexander Gustafsson was almost a done deal...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 9 months ago 30,915 reads 163 comments

  3. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Fined, Almost Forced Out of Bellator 120 Fight

    While the Bellator 120 headlining fight between Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and "King" Mo Lawal was a complete dud, the buildup to and fallout from the fight have been beyond entertaining...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 32,140 reads 57 comments

  4. Bellator 120: Burning Questions for Bellator Moving Forward

    Bellator 120 is in the books. The results are as follows: Bellator 120 Main Card Quinton Jackson defeats Muhammed Lawal by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 4,863 reads 10 comments

  5. Rampage Jackson vs. 'King Mo' Lawal: Twitter Reacts to Main Event

    Bellator 120 featured a sloppy main event between two former champions in Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and "King" Mo Lawal ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 24,102 reads 22 comments

  6. Rampage Jackson vs. King Mo Lawal: What We Learned from Main Event

    Bellator 120 is done, and things basically couldn't have gone much worse for Bellator . While a night full of upsets is normally a welcome thing for fans and promoters alike, Bellator is not like most promotions...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 9,884 reads 17 comments

  7. Video: Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson Shoves 'King Mo' Lawal at Bellator Weigh-Ins

    The heat between Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal continues to get hotter as they approach their pay-per-view headlining bout at Bellator 120 on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 23,770 reads 29 comments

  8. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson vs. 'King' Mo Lawal: A Complete Guide to Bellator PPV

    Bellator's pay-per-view jalopy sputters towards the finish line at long last with Bellator 120 set to air this coming Saturday. The card features a good amount of appeal for both hardcore and casual MMA fans...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 18,071 reads 44 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 40 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into UFC 173

    UFC Fight Night 40 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 40 Main Card (Fox Sports 1) Matt Brown def. Erick Silva, TKO (Round 3, 2:11) Costas Philippou def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 16,608 reads 72 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 40: What We Learned from Lorenz Larkin vs. Costas Philippou

    UFC Fight Night 40's co-main event featured two slumping-yet-talented middleweights in Lorenz Larkin and Costas Philippou ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 4,668 reads 8 comments

  11. Eddie Alvarez Reportedly Withdrawing from Bellator 120 Title Fight

    Update: Bellator held a conference call which Bleacher Report took part in confirming Sherdog's and MMAFighting's reports and elaborated on their future plans. The card will remain on pay per view and will be headlined by Mo Lawal vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 13,235 reads 72 comments

  12. Bellator 119: Results and Recaps from Daniel Weichel vs. Desmond Green

    Entering the night, Bellator 119 was by far the least appealing card of the promotion's 10th season. The main event was the Season 10 featherweight tournament final between Desmond Green and Daniel Weichel ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 2,984 reads 9 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 40: Main Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    Ever wanted a card stacked with fun fights without the dreadfully stale discussion over "title ramifications" and "this guy needs a win"? Then UFC Fight Night 40 is the card for you! ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 9,328 reads 9 comments

  14. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes 2 Booked for UFC 176 in Los Angeles

    UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo 's next opponent has been announced, as the longtime featherweight champion will face off with Chad Mendes in August. The Los Angeles Times ' Lance Pugmire reported the news on Sunday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 13,164 reads 76 comments

  15. Ronda Rousey vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Really, How Would a Fight Go?

    The theory crafting behind a Ronda Rousey vs. Floyd Mayweather match just doesn't want to go away. Everyone wants to talk about it, nobody seems to want to hear about it, but fans just keep tuning in to listen...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 32,063 reads 188 comments

  16. Bellator 118: Results and Recaps from Joe Warren vs. Rafael Silva

    Joe Warren officially became the Bellator interim bantamweight champion at Bellator 118 on Friday night in Atlantic City, New Jersey...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 5,175 reads 9 comments

  17. UFC Files $32 Million Lawsuit Against New York Internet Pirate

    In its ongoing campaign against Internet piracy, th e UFC has filed a $32 million lawsuit against a New York man who has been illegally distributing its pay-per-view events...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 82,381 reads 159 comments

  18. Conor McGregor vs. Cole Miller to Headline UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland

    This should come as little surprise, but the UFC has announced that "Notorious" Conor McGregor will face off with Cole Miller in the main event of the promotion's upcoming UFC Fight Night 46 event in Dublin, Ireland...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 8,397 reads 79 comments

  19. Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson: Head-to-Toe Breakdown of Their Rematch

    Jon Jones dispatched Glover Teixeira with ease at UFC 172 , and next on his list is Alexander Gustafsson. When and where the fight will happen remains unknown, but it's hard not to already start getting excited for a rematch of 2013's best fight ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 10,332 reads 45 comments

  20. UFC 172: 5 Fights for Luke Rockhold to Take Next

    Luke Rockhold looked good Saturday night. Really good, in fact, as he choked out a tough Tim Boetsch in just over two minutes...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 7,150 reads 20 comments

  21. Takanori Gomi Is Willing to Give Up Drinking for UFC Title Shot

    Takanori Gomi found himself back in the win column after he roughed up Isaac Vallie-Flagg in a unanimous-decision victory at UFC 172 , but his night didn't end there...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 6,771 reads 22 comments

  22. UFC 172 Results: Rumble's One-Sided Win Leaves Him Divisionally Handcuffed

    To say that Anthony "Rumble" Johnson had a strong showing in his UFC re-debut would be a massive understatement. The former welterweight simply beat up No. 4 light heavyweight Phil Davis...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 4,710 reads 9 comments

  23. Jessamyn Duke, Chris Beal and the Awkward Difference in Men's and Women's MMA

    Men and women share many sports but are generally kept separated at all times. In retrospect, that made season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF18) something special, looking back on it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 25,280 reads 19 comments

  24. Jon Jones Clowns on Phil Davis at UFC 172 Post-Fight Presser

    Jon Jones was all smiles after thoroughly dominating Glover Teixeira for five rounds at UFC 172 . You could tell in the cage shortly after the fight, sure...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 42,485 reads 70 comments

  25. Luke Rockhold Calls for Rematch with Vitor Belfort Following UFC 172 Win

    Luke Rockhold scored a big win at UFC 172 when he submitted Tim Boetsch in the first round. Now, though, he is looking back for his next opponent...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 3,660 reads 15 comments