1. 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 1 month ago 3,263 reads 31 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 1,558 reads 11 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 5,930 reads 32 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 8,134 reads 79 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 27,587 reads 74 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 20,800 reads 99 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 46,247 reads 37 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 138,651 reads 345 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 24,567 reads 52 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 2,856 reads 5 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 5,602 reads 12 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 12,351 reads 12 comments

  13. 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 1 month ago 16,211 reads 19 comments

  14. 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 1 month ago 1,455 reads 4 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 17,058 reads 62 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 8,884 reads 17 comments

  17. 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 1 month ago 31,520 reads 140 comments

  18. 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 1 month ago 17,509 reads 144 comments

  19. 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 1 month ago 14,217 reads 92 comments

  20. 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 1 month ago 7,604 reads 60 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 10,726 reads 47 comments

  22. 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 1 month ago 8,380 reads 33 comments

  23. UFC-Reebok Deal: Who Wins, Who Loses on UFC's New Uniform Policy?

    Last week, UFC fighters and managers finally received firm numbers regarding the promotion's upcoming Reebok-helmed uniform deal. The response? Outrage...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 23,411 reads 69 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 66

    UFC Fight Night 65 is in the books. The results are as follows (results c/o Bleacher Report's live blogger , Craig Amos): Fight Night 65 Main Card Stipe Miocic def. Mark Hunt, TKO (Round 5, 2:47) Robert Whittaker def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 1 month ago 40,513 reads 66 comments

  25. Jon Jones' Manager: Former Champ May Never Return to MMA

    The hit-and-run case of the now-former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones shook up MMA in a big way, and things may not settle down anytime soon...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 2 months ago 76,992 reads 196 comments