1. Top UFC Fighter Turns Down Spot on Biggest Fight Card Ever for Religious Reasons

    UFC 200 is the preferred landing spot for nearly every fighter on the UFC roster. On its name alone, the card will be one of the biggest MMA events of the year...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 296,651 reads 1 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 83 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 84

    UFC Fight Night 83 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report live-blogging wizard , Craig Amos): Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Donald Cerrone def. Alex Oliveira, submission (Round 1, 2:33) Derek Brunson def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 30,319 reads 54 comments

  3. Donald Cerrone Wins the Battle of Cowboys at UFC Fight Night 83 with Quick Sub

    Donald Cerrone got put into a tough spot at UFC Fight Night 83. Coming off a rough loss to lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on Fox 17 and with ugly losses to contenders ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 22,582 reads 32 comments

  4. Alistair Overeem to Face Teammate in UFC's Netherlands Debut Main Event

    Former Strikeforce heavyweight champ and current UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem re-upped with the UFC last week, and it didn't take long for him to get his next fight lined up...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 14,308 reads 25 comments

  5. Bellator 149: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    Bellator 149 is definitely an event that happened. Is that a good or bad thing? That's up for debate. The main event and co-main event were as bad as anybody could have predicted, but in very different ways...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 67,619 reads 116 comments

  6. UFC's Jon Jones Cited for Driving Without License, Registration, Insurance

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is once again in trouble with the law. According to a report by KRQE News 13, a news station based out of Jones' hometown of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Jones is expected back in court this Wednesday, Feb..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 15,103 reads 130 comments

  7. UFC 196: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor Early Preview and Predictions

    The cancellation of Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez prompted a major shake-up of the UFC's numbering system and resulted in UFC 197 being renamed UFC 196 (while UFC 196 became Fight Night 82)...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 32,242 reads 150 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 83

    UFC Fight Night 82 is in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 82 Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Stephen Thompson def. Johny Hendricks, TKO (Round 1, 3:31) Roy Nelson def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 15,860 reads 25 comments

  9. Roy Nelson Scores Brutally Boring Win over Jared Rosholt at UFC Fight Night 82

    UFC Fight Night 82's Roy Nelson has been a fan favorite for years now. When Big Country grounded and pounded his way to victory over Kimbo Slice, rubbed his belly and angered the ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 3,731 reads 8 comments

  10. Video: Diego Rivas Ends Fight with Flying Knee from Hell at UFC Fight Night 82

    Noad Lahat seemed ready to cruise to an easy win over Diego Rivas at UFC Fight Night 82 on Saturday. The Israeli was absolutely in control in the first round, taking his opponent down at will and comfortably moving from one dominant position to another..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 41,939 reads 35 comments

  11. CM Punk's UFC Opponent Confirmed at UFC Fight Night 82, They Face off in Octagon

    Mickey Gall vs. Mike Jackson isn't your typical UFC fight. While the promotion bills itself as the one true home for top-level MMA , Gall and Jackson combined for just one professional bout entering Saturday's Fight Night 82...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 129,211 reads 166 comments

  12. 14-Fight UFC Veteran Benson Henderson Jumps Ship for Bellator

    The MMA free-agency game has officially changed with the announcement that former UFC and WEC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is joining Bellator MMA. Henderson officially broke the news on his personal website Monday morning...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 22,473 reads 145 comments

  13. MMA Fighters Take Scary Plunge After Falling Through Faulty Cage Door

    One would think that MMA is treacherous enough on its own. After all, fighters step into the cage intent on knocking out their opponents with punches, kicks, knees and elbows. The environment itself isn't supposed to heighten the danger...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 73,914 reads 19 comments

  14. UFC on Fox 18 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into Fight Night 82

    UFC on Fox 18 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC on Fox 18 Main Card Anthony Johnson def. Ryan Bader , knockout (Round 1, 1:26) Ben Rothwell def. Josh Barnett, submission (Round 2, 3:48) Jimmie Rivera def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 22,875 reads 45 comments

  15. Ben Rothwell Submits Josh Barnett with Surprising Gogo Choke at UFC on Fox 18

    Ben Rothwell (36-9) and Josh Barnett (34-8) came into UFC on Fox 18 with a lot on the line on Saturday in New Jersey. The heavyweight title picture is crowded, but there are few serious standout names and no clear top contender...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 6,602 reads 17 comments

  16. Sage Northcutt Tapped Out by Bryan Barberena at UFC on Fox 18

    The UFC is all-in on Sage Northcutt. The 19-year-old has been put front-and-center at every opportunity, and the company has been actively pushing top-10 names out of the way to ensure that...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 20,130 reads 106 comments

  17. UFC 196 Moved from Pay-Per-View to Fox Sports 1 After Main Event Cancellation

    UFC 196 isn't cancelled, but it isn't going to be on pay-per-view, either. Following the collapse of the card's main event, the UFC has opted to pull UFC 196 off of pay-per-view and put it on its regular television broadcast partner, Fox Sports 1...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 24,308 reads 72 comments

  18. Fabricio Werdum Joins Cain Velasquez, Pulls out of UFC's Super Bowl Fight Card

    When it rains, it pours for the UFC. Less than 24 hours after UFC President Dana White announced heavyweight top contender Cain Velasquez was pulling out of the UFC 196 main ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 29,365 reads 127 comments

  19. Cain Velasquez Out of UFC 196; Fabricio Werdum Gets New Title Contender

    In what will likely go down as one of the least surprising stories of 2016, heavyweight top contender Cain Velasquez is pulling out of the UFC 196 heavyweight championship match with Fabricio Werdum ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 133,702 reads 114 comments

  20. Ronda Rousey Appears to Be Sporting a Diamond on Her Ring Finger

    Ronda Rousey is set to return to the spotlight for the first time since UFC 193 with a guest-hosting gig on Saturday Night Live ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 215,867 reads 65 comments

  21. Conor McGregor Will Not Face Gun Charges After Instagram Kerfuffle

    Conor McGregor scored a big win this week, but not in the UFC's Octagon. The UFC featherweight champion (and lightweight top contender) will not be facing any gun charges stemming from a controversial Instagram post he made on January 7...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 27,706 reads 26 comments

  22. UFC Fight Night 81 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC on Fox 18

    UFC Fight Night 81 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report play-by-play man Craig Amos): Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Dominick Cruz def. T.J. Dillashaw, split-decision (48-47, 46-49, 49-46) Eddie Alvarez def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 25,048 reads 40 comments

  23. Travis Browne Beats Matt Mitrione in Foul-Filled Fight at UFC Fight Night 81

    Matt Mitrione and Travis Browne entered UFC Fight Night 81 at a career crossroads. Mitrione walked into the cage with free agency in mind...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 10,394 reads 26 comments

  24. UFC Fight Night 81: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    UFC Fight Night 81 will bring us, at long last, one of the most highly anticipated fights in modern MMA history: UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw against lineal bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 41,109 reads 104 comments

  25. Ronda Rousey and Tina Fey Making 'Do Nothing Bitches' Film?

    Ronda Rousey may have endured quite the beating at the hands of Holly Holm at UFC 193, but Hollywood has never stopped treating her like a star...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 51,780 reads 136 comments