1. Fedor Emelianenko to Return to MMA Competition for New Year's Eve Card in Japan

    Spike TV President Kevin Kay dropped a bomb on MMA fans watching Bellator Dynamite on Saturday night by announcing the network's next major MMA show: a New Years' Eve card in Japan, ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 22,523 reads 110 comments

  2. Fighter Cheap-Shots Opponent After Bout at World Series of Fighting 23

    Not many were watching the preliminary-card fights over at World Series of Fighting 23. Those who did, however, were treated to some less-than-sporting conduct by intriguing Russian prospect Vagab Vagabov...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 55,746 reads 19 comments

  3. Ronda Rousey Rips into NSAC over Nick Diaz Suspension: 'It's so Not Right'

    Ronda Rousey is not pleased about Nick Diaz 's five-year suspension from MMA . Not one bit. While the UFC women's bantamweight champ was in Melbourne, Australia, on business to ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 59,244 reads 161 comments

  4. Nick Diaz Banned for 5 Years: Twitter Reacts to NSAC Decision

    Nick Diaz 's days as a professional mixed martial artist are likely over. According to multiple reports, the native son of Stockton, Calif...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 28,231 reads 105 comments

  5. UFC Announces the Bantamweight Title Fight We've All Been Hoping for

    The UFC has chosen the next challenger for TJ Dillashaw's bantamweight crown...and it's an interesting, albeit unsurprising, choice. On January 17 at UFC Fight Night 81, Dillashaw will take on former UFC and WEC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 22,228 reads 104 comments

  6. Holly Holm Approves of Conor McGregor, Dishes on Ronda Rousey Title Fight

    Since being announced as the top contender for the UFC women's bantamweight title, Holly Holm has been quite busy. That's not surprising, of course, as the already rigorous training regimen has new media and promotional obligations heaped on top of it..

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 28,965 reads 77 comments

  7. UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson Early Main Card Preview and Predictions

    UFC 191 was an unremarkable slate of showcase fights. UFC 192 on October 3, though? Well, at the very least, it's an interesting slate of showcase fights. The full card is as follows: Daniel Cormier vs...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 25,664 reads 75 comments

  8. UFC 191 Results: 5 Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 75

    UFC 191 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report play-by-play man, Craig Amos ): UFC 191 Main Card on Pay-Per-View Demetrious Johnson def. John Dodson, unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 50-45) Andrei Arlovski def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 39,995 reads 32 comments

  9. Watch the Most Exciting 60 Seconds of UFC 191

    UFC 191 was not a great event. Sure, there were a few things to get excited about, including the back-and-forth brawl between Raquel Pennington and Jessica Andrade and Demetrious Johnson's masterful win over John Dodson...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 14,342 reads 11 comments

  10. UFC 191 Results: What We Learned from Andrei Arlovski vs. Frank Mir

    Andrei Arlovski vs. Frank Mir was the people's main event for UFC 191. A good ol' fashioned slobberknocker. A fight for the leading role in one of MMA 's greatest Cinderella stories...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 18,835 reads 63 comments

  11. Jose Aldo, Conor McGregor Pulled Apart at UFC's 'Go Big' Press Event

    ( Warning: NSFW Language ) Anyone nervous that the Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor rivalry may have died down after their scrapped fight at UFC 189 is sleeping easier tonight...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 191,397 reads 225 comments

  12. UFC 191: Who's on the Hot Seat in Las Vegas This Weekend?

    UFC 191 is just a few days away and, as always, the stakes are high for every fighter set to compete at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Of course, some have more on the line than others...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 9,168 reads 49 comments

  13. MMA Fighter Submits Would-Be Robber in Bizarre Scene in Brazil

    ( Warning: Video may contain NSFW language ) Monique Bastos, a Brazilian mixed martial artist, was looking to spend her Tuesday night with some friends in Brazilian jiu-jitsu class...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 114,464 reads 55 comments

  14. Former UFC Fighter Chris Leben Sentenced to 120 Days in Jail After Guilty Plea

    Former UFC middleweight and veteran of The Ultimate Fighter season 1 Chris Leben has been sentenced to 120 days in jail. The news was first reported by MMAWeekly.com ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 9,437 reads 19 comments

  15. Did the UFC Get These 7 Title Shots Right?

    For the UFC, picking title contenders has never been especially scientific. With the right blend of winning streaks, scheduling, hype and luck, all on the roster could find themselves contending for UFC gold...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 19,138 reads 78 comments

  16. Nate Diaz Gets Next UFC Opponent, Fight Date

    Nate Diaz is back, ladies and gentlemen, with the UFC announcing Monday night that Stockton, California's native son will return to the Octagon on December 19 at UFC on Fox 17...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 17,335 reads 68 comments

  17. Forget Ronda Rousey: Tate, Holm and 'Cyborg' Come Together to Make Movie

    As a UFC champion and A-list celebrity, Ronda Rousey has a huge target on her, and three of the women looking to take her out happen to be getting awfully friendly right now...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 36,892 reads 74 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 74 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC 191

    UFC Fight Night 74 is in the books. The results are as follows: Main Card (Fox Sports 1) Max Holloway def. Charles Oliveira by TKO via injury at 1:39 of Round 1 Neil Magny def...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 12,667 reads 40 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 74: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight-Card Highlights

    Coming to you from lovely Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, UFC Fight Night 74 is set to bring fans a lineup of solid Canadian talent capped with an intriguing featherweight bout between surging contenders Charles Oliveira and Max Holloway...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 34,959 reads 308 comments

  20. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Claudia Gadelha to Co-Main UFC 195 Behind Rousey vs. Holm

    Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm will have some great help carrying the UFC 195 card. According to UFC President Dana White , via Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times , the ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 12,940 reads 74 comments

  21. UFC's Lightweight Division Gets Likely No. 1 Contender's Fight

    Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm wasn't the only big fight announced Friday morning . According to Brian Martin of the Los Angeles Daily News , the December 11 finale of The Ultimate ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 19,802 reads 113 comments

  22. Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm Announcement Leaves Miesha Tate's Manager Shocked

    Ronda Rousey surprised fans and pundits Friday morning with her announcement that she will be facing Holly Holm at UFC 195. Oh, and Miesha Tate's camp? They were surprised too...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 24,269 reads 174 comments

  23. Video of Jon Jones Training at the New Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA Gym Surfaces

    (Video contains profanity) It's been tough to find Jon Jones in recent months, but the former UFC light heavyweight champion popped up on social media Wednesday in a YouTube video posted by lightweight contender Donald Cerrone...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 29,827 reads 75 comments

  24. Benson Henderson vs. Thiago Alves Likely to Headline UFC's South Korea Debut

    Former UFC and WEC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is pulling the trigger on a full-time move to 170 pounds. According to MMAFighting ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 8,678 reads 92 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 74: Who's on the Hot Seat in Saskatchewan?

    After a week off, the UFC is back in action with a Fight Night card headlined by featherweights Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 13,119 reads 32 comments