1. 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 25 days ago 367,660 reads 252 comments

  2. 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 29 days ago 34,345 reads 57 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 15,575 reads 82 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 64,892 reads 158 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 31,317 reads 32 comments

  6. Headkick from Hell: Thiago Santos Viciously Knocks Out Steve Bosse at UFC FN70

    Lyoto Machida and Yoel Romero may have headlined UFC Fight Night 70 on Saturday night, but the card's most impressive moment came much earlier, as Thiago Santos viciously knocked out Steve Bosse with a picture-perfect headkick ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 76,075 reads 32 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 70 Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    The highs were high and the lows were low at UFC Fight Night 70. There were brutal knockouts and there were dreadful bores scattered throughout the night, but the card delivered on the whole...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 38,124 reads 99 comments

  8. UFC Veteran Josh Koscheck Signs with Bellator MMA

    Former UFC title contender Josh Koscheck is now a member of Bellator. The promotion's commentators made the announcement Friday night during the Bellator 139 broadcast, and the company later confirmed it on social media...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 15,498 reads 82 comments

  9. MMA Still Banned in New York: Bill Once Again Fails to Reach Vote in Assembly

    Update 7:52 PM EST The dream is officially dead. The repeal failed to reach the Assembly floor before the final session. Hope will begin anew when the New York state Congress reconvenes in 2016...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 16,196 reads 99 comments

  10. Jon Jones Spotted on Social Media for the 1st Time Since Arrest

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has largely been a social media hermit since his alleged hit-and-run incident in April...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 26,359 reads 84 comments

  11. The Rock Vows to Take UFC Heavyweight Champ Fabricio Werdum Out...to Lunch

    Dwayne Johnson, known to WWE fans by his ring name The Rock, is a busy man. That said, he managed to carve out some time in his schedule to call out UFC heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 59,829 reads 61 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 69 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 70

    UFC Fight Night 69 is in the books. The results are as follows, courtesy of the one and only Craig Amos of Bleacher Report: UFC Fight Night 69 Main Card on UFC Fight Pass Joanna Jedrzejczyk def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 42,837 reads 87 comments

  13. Ronda Rousey Is a Big Fan of 'Badass' Joanna Jedrzejczyk After UFC: Berlin

    UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey was more than a little impressed by Joanna Jedrzejczyk 's performance at UFC Fight Night 69...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 26,755 reads 56 comments

  14. NSFW: UFC Champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk Leaves Jessica Penne a Bloody Mess in Berlin

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk needed a big win at UFC Fight Night 69 in Berlin in order to justify the hype she has been receiving. Man, oh man, did she get it...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 34,762 reads 37 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 69: Twitter Reacts to Joanna Jedrzejczyk's Dominant, Bloody Win

    UFC Fight Night 69 was a solid card full of young, interesting talent. While there was plenty to get excited about, nobody got as much attention as UFC women's strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 8,471 reads 20 comments

  16. Ken Shamrock: 3 Fights to Take After Bellator 138 KO Loss to Kimbo Slice

    For one night, Ken Shamrock and Kimbo Slice captured the world's attention. The Bellator 138 main event saw the 51-year-old Shamrock come just a hair shy of finishing the fight with an early rear-naked choke...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 3,356 reads 5 comments

  17. Watch Bellator Champ's Beautiful Come-from-Behind KO Win

    While most of the talk surrounding Bellator 138 was about main eventers Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock, it was Patricio "Pitbull" Freire that wound up posting the most impressive performance of the night...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 441 reads 1 comments

  18. Bellator 138 Results: Questions Following Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock

    Bellator 138 is in the books. Friday's main card results are as follows, courtesy of Bleacher Report's play-by-play guy, Craig Amos: Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 1,647 reads 0 comments

  19. Kimbo Slice Vows MMA Return: 'I'm Here to Stay'

    Kimbo Slice may have finally gotten a piece of Ken Shamrock, but the YouTube star says his road to redemption doesn't end at Bellator 138...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 13,555 reads 81 comments

  20. Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock: Video Highlights of Bellator 138 Main Event

    The Bellator 138 main event between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock delivered; there's no doubt about that. What, exactly, did it deliver? Well, that's up for debate. Check out the full fight video highlights here, courtesy of ESPN...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 445,831 reads 145 comments

  21. Bellator 138 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Slice vs. Shamrock Fight Card

    Bellator 138 was an amazing event for Scott Coker and company on Friday night. Was it a showcase of true MMA talent? No, given the card's numerous blatant squash matches...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 26,556 reads 46 comments

  22. Bellator: Dynamite to Include McGeary-Ortiz, One-Night Tourney, Glory Kickboxing

    Ahead of Bellator 138, promotional president Scott Coker took the opportunity to announce its next tent-pole event, and it is a big one...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 27,325 reads 50 comments

  23. Jose Aldo Wants Pre-Fight Scuffle with McGregor: UFC 'Won't Cancel This Fight'

    Jose Aldo does not like Conor McGregor one bit, and he wants to show him in the most physical way possible. Whether that comes before UFC 189 doesn't matter at this point...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 19,277 reads 146 comments

  24. Bellator 138's Dan Weichel Fighting to Build MMA's Future in Germany

    Dan Weichel isn't just fighting for a title at Bellator 138. He is fighting for his sport. Weichel, you see, is the best mixed martial artist in Germany, a country where mixed martial arts is only barely legal...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 1,450 reads 0 comments

  25. Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum: What Went Wrong for the Fallen Champ?

    Things did not go so well for Cain Velasquez at UFC 188 . While the UFC constructed a card in Mexico City designed to showcase its heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum threw a ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 17,676 reads 78 comments