1. Ortiz vs. Bonnar: Complete Guide to Bellator 131 Main Card

    Bellator is set to close its 11th season with a bang with Bellator 131. Set to go head-to-head with UFC 180, the California-based promotion is looking to one-up the UFC by showcasing ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 11,892 reads 32 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 55, 56 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 180

    UFC Fight Nights 55 and 56 are in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 55 Luke Rockhold def. Michael Bisping, submission (Round 2, 0:57) Al Iaquinta def. Ross Pearson, TKO (Round 2, 1:39) Robert Whittaker def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 27,877 reads 48 comments

  3. Anderson Silva Hospitalized in Brazil for Lumbago, Still Set to Face Nick Diaz

    The highly anticipated fight between former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and former Strikeforce and EliteXC champion Nick Diaz has hit another speed bump, but its destination and estimated time of arrival remain unchanged...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 19,602 reads 42 comments

  4. TUF 20, Episode 6 Recap: Daly vs. Magana Ends with Impressive Stoppage

    With Team Melendez on one of the worst slides of The Ultimate Fighter history, the winless team threw their hopes behind Angela Magana, who was picked to face Team Pettis' Aisling Daly...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 8,986 reads 23 comments

  5. Anderson Silva, Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua to Coach on the Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 4

    Longtime former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and Pride legend and former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua have been announced as the coaches for The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 4 ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 11,251 reads 23 comments

  6. Jimi Manuwa Out, Ovince St. Preux in Against 'Shogun' Rua at UFC Fight Night 56

    With just days ahead of the fight, British striker Jimi Manuwa has withdrawn from his UFC Fight Night 56 main event bout with Mauricio "Shogun" Rua . Taking his place is Strikeforce alumnus Ovince St...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 6,148 reads 16 comments

  7. UFC 179 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Chad Mendes

    Chad Mendes gave Jose Aldo all that he could at UFC 179 , but it just wasn't enough. Money landed enough to nearly swell the champ's eye shut, but Aldo's immaculate jab and near-perfect ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 10,436 reads 24 comments

  8. UFC 179 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 55, 56

    UFC 179 is in the books. The results are as follows: Jose Aldo defeats Chad Mendes by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) Phil Davis defeats Glover Teixeira by unanimous ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 8,847 reads 7 comments

  9. Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes II: What We Learned from Featherweight Title Fight

    For the first time in what feels like an eternity, UFC 179 brought fight fans an interesting title fight as Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes faced off in a long-awaited rematch. The do-over has been years in the making...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 11,308 reads 25 comments

  10. Fallon Fox: Transgender Fighter's Success Putting Promoters in Awkward Spot

    The controversy surrounding Fallon Fox was one of the biggest MMA -related stories of 2013. Of course, how could it not be? A male-to-female transgender was tearing up the regional ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 15,707 reads 180 comments

  11. Report: Jon 'War Machine' Koppenhaver Attempted Suicide in Jail

    News is breaking out of TMZ that troubled mixed martial artist Jon Koppenhaver, legally known as War Machine, attempted suicide in prison...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 40,847 reads 28 comments

  12. Dominick Cruz, Cat Zingano and the 1 Easy Way to Kill the UFC's Injury Bug

    The last three UFC events have been chock-full of interesting stories, but the triumphant returns of Dominick Cruz and Cat Zingano were by far the most inspirational...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 23,079 reads 61 comments

  13. 10 Light Heavyweights Who Could Be Plugged into the UFC Right Now

    The light heavyweight division has given fans plenty of thrills over the years, but what used to be the UFC's premier division is in shambles...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 29,534 reads 26 comments

  14. Jason 'Mayhem' Miller Involved in Standoff with SWAT Team

    Troubled mixed martial artist Jason "Mayhem" Miller was involved in a standoff with local police and a SWAT unit at his California home Thursday. UPDATE: Monday, Oct. 20, at 4:45 p...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 6 months ago 234,658 reads 90 comments

  15. UFC Fight Nights 53, 54 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 179

    UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54 are in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 53 Results (h/t BloodyElbow .com's Mookie Alexander ): Main Card Rick Story def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 22,583 reads 64 comments

  16. The Real Winners and Losers from UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54

    UFC Fight Nights 53 and 54 came and went, with 23 fighters now in the win column and 23 in the loss column as a result. But who were the biggest winners and losers on Saturday? The biggest winner by a mile was Rory MacDonald...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 27,919 reads 23 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 53: Results and Recap from Stockholm, Sweden

    The UFC returned to Sweden on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 53 with a sizable contingent of European talent. The main event featured Icelandic prospect Gunnar Nelson opposite welterweight staple Rick Story...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 11,123 reads 3 comments

  18. Alexander Gustafsson Looking to Face Rashad Evans, Targeting Early 2015 Return

    Former light heavyweight title contender Alexander Gustafsson has begun actively campaigning for a non-title fight with former champion Rashad Evans . Speaking with MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 16,743 reads 143 comments

  19. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Tim Kennedy

    Tim Kennedy had a pretty rough go of it at UFC 178 . After nine minutes of eating devastating punches from Yoel Romero, Kennedy nearly finished Romero before the horn signaled the end of the second round...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 6,377 reads 26 comments

  20. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Donald Cerrone

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone kept his strong ride going at UFC 178 at the expense of debuting former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 7,570 reads 18 comments

  21. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Eddie Alvarez

    Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez made his long-awaited UFC debut at UFC 178 opposite Donald Cerrone . It did not go especially well for him...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 4,638 reads 18 comments

  22. UFC 178 Results: 3 Fights to Make for Yoel Romero

    Yoel Romero earned his biggest win to date by defeating Tim Kennedy, but it comes with something of an asterisk. After two back-and-forth rounds, Romero found himself on wobbly legs from a series of uppercuts from Kennedy...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 4,174 reads 11 comments

  23. Tim Kennedy Confronts Yoel Romero in Locker Room Following 'StoolGate'

    While Tim Kennedy may have suffered a scary knockout loss to Yoel Romero at UFC 178 , he found more than enough energy to rip the Cuban wrestler for what he viewed as gamesmanship backstage following the fight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 19,652 reads 70 comments

  24. Dominick Cruz, Cat Zingano Earn Title Shots with UFC 178 Knockouts

    UFC 178 wasn't just a great card tonight. It left us with a lot to look forward to. Speaking at the post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White minced no words in ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 11,470 reads 35 comments

  25. UFC 178 Results: Burning Questions Heading into Fight Nights 53, 54

    UFC 178 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC 178 Main Card Demetrious Johnson def. Chris Cariaso, submission (Round 2, 2:29) Donald Cerrone def. Eddie Alvarez, unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Conor McGregor def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 9,431 reads 13 comments