1. Cyborg Santos on Steroids Could Spell the End of Women's MMA 145-Pound Division

    There is very little debate among the MMA world when it comes to who is the No. 1 fighter in the world of women's mixed martial arts...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,091 reads 0 comments

  2. Strikeforce Results: Luke Rockhold Should Fight Tim Kennedy Before UFC Opponent

    The lack of depth in the Strikeforce middleweight division was on full display on Saturday night, as champion Luke Rockhold made the first title defense of his career against UFC veteran Keith Jardine...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,312 reads 2 comments

  3. Strikeforce Results: It's Time for King Mo vs. Rampage Jackson

    In a sport built on respect and discipline like mixed martial arts, it's not often that there is legitimate bad blood between two fighters...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 2,609 reads 5 comments

  4. Strikeforce Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rockhold vs. Jardine

    Strikeforce was live from Las Vegas on Saturday night as UFC veteran Keith Jardine dropped to 185 pounds to challenge new Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 17,895 reads 15 comments

  5. Downtown Showdown 2 Results: Kaitlin Young Crushes Anna Barone in Minneapolis

    MMA in Minnesota was on display Friday night, Jan. 6 as Driller Promotions and the Sterling Entertainment Group teamed up to promote Downtown Showdown 2 from the Hyatt Regency in downtown Minneapolis...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 459 reads 0 comments

  6. B/R MMA Rankings for January: Top 10 Lightweights in MMA

    A new year brings us a new set of rankings in the 155-pound lightweight division in MMA . Perhaps the most stacked division in the entire sport, the lightweights shot into the spotlight in 2011 and appear ready to do so again in 2012...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 5,435 reads 35 comments

  7. UFC 141 Results: Why Brock Lesnar vs Undertaker at WWE WrestleMania Makes Sense

    Brock Lesnar ’s UFC return after a year-long battle with the intestinal disease diverticulitis was one of the most highly anticipated moments of 2011. The UFC 141 battle between he and Alistair Overeem was essentially a No...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 9,279 reads 13 comments

  8. UFC 141 Results: 5 Questions We Have About Jon Fitch

    Perennial top-five welterweight Jon Fitch suffered perhaps the most devastating loss of his entire career at UFC 141 when he was knocked out in just 12 seconds by up-and-comer Johny Hendricks...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,537 reads 8 comments

  9. UFC 141 Results: Nate Diaz Has Become Nick Diaz 2.0

    Being the younger sibling of a superstar athlete is not an easy life. Sure, you might have access to some cool parties and people might suck up to you in an effort to have access ...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,522 reads 1 comments

  10. Brock Lesnar Retires After UFC 141: Can Alistair Overeem Fill His Shoes?

    The main event of UFC 141 went the way that many believed it would. Alistair Overeem destroyed Brock Lesnar with some unbelievably violent striking, crippled the former UFC champion and led to a quick knockout...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,081 reads 5 comments

  11. UFC 141 Results: Jon Fitch's Loss Was a Fluke, Still an Elite Welterweight

    A shocking knockout loss to Johny Hendricks at UFC 141 has questions circling over the head of former No. 1 contender Jon Fitch ...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,099 reads 9 comments

  12. UFC 141 Results: Nate Diaz Breaks CompuStrike Record in Win over Cerrone

    While it has been his older brother Nick who has made the news more often, Nate Diaz might be the fighter in the family who advanced his skills the most in 2011...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,294 reads 4 comments

  13. UFC 141: The Real Winners and Losers from Lesnar vs. Overeem

    The UFC has been promoting UFC 141 : Lesnar vs. Overeem as “the biggest fight of the year” and after two heavyweights weighed in at a combined 529 pounds, they were right...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 42,812 reads 77 comments

  14. UFC 141 Preview: Which Fight Will Steal the Show at UFC 141, Lesnar vs. Overeem?

    UFC fans have been looking forward to Friday night’s UFC 141 card featuring the main event bout between Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem for months now...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 125 reads 3 comments

  15. Cristiane Cyborg Santos Might Be Great, but She's Never Going to Fight a Man

    There are few athletes in the world who can truly be considered once-in-a-lifetime type talents. In fact, in the history of most sports, those athletes can typically be counted on one hand...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 1,509 reads 6 comments

  16. Strikeforce Results: Gilbert Melendez Could Be the One to Defeat Frankie Edgar

    Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez successfully out-pointed Jorge Masvidal on Saturday night’s fight card, earning a one-sided unanimous decision victory over his challenger...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 490 reads 13 comments

  17. Strikeforce Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Melendez vs. Masvidal

    Strikeforce lives! The new era of Strikeforce on Showtime began on Saturday night, Dec. 17 following the news earlier in the week that the Zuffa-owned promotion signed a new two-year contract with the premium TV network...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 10,489 reads 22 comments

  18. UFC 140: GSP's Injury Opens the Door for Jon Jones to Become UFC's Biggest Star

    The main event at UFC 140 will feature the light heavyweight title bout between current champion Jon “Bones” Jones and former champion Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 2,001 reads 1 comments

  19. B/R MMA Official Rankings for December: Top 10 Featherweights in MMA

    Bleacher Report’s official December’s MMA rankings are in, and in this section we’ll be examining the the top 10 145-pound featherweight fighters in the sport...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 2,948 reads 7 comments

  20. UFC TUF 14 Finale Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Bisping vs. Miller

    UFC’s The Ultimate Fighter 14 results are in after an entertaining main-event fight between coaches Michael Bisping and Jason "Mayhem" Miller...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 18,401 reads 51 comments

  21. Marloes Coenen Apologizes to Miesha Tate, but Tate Says "Damage Has Been Done"

    The controversy surrounding the women's bantamweight division in Strikeforce continues to flow in from all directions following Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate's fiery exchange earlier this week on The MMA Hour ...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 2,092 reads 2 comments

  22. Actor Kevin James to Corner Jason Miller on TUF 14 Finale vs. Michael Bisping

    The UFC has seen some interesting choices for training partners and even cornermen in the past, but perhaps none will be more odd to see than tonight when actor Kevin James steps in ...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 895 reads 8 comments

  23. Strikeforce Champion Miesha Tate: Thong Picture Is Not Even Me!

    The Strikeforce women’s bantamweight division continues to become more and more intriguing after controversial statements from champion Miesha Tate, former champion Marloes Coenen and potential future champion Ronda Rousey...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 12,424 reads 0 comments

  24. Marloes Coenen to Miesha Tate: You Can't Pose in a Thong and Expect Respect

    Former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion Marloes Coenen has been quiet since losing her championship to Miesha Tate this past July...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 6,645 reads 10 comments

  25. Strikeforce: Ronda Rousey Is Right, but Should Still Wait to Fight Miesha Tate

    The world of women’s MMA has been on fire this week after the controversial comments made by a new face to Strikeforce, Ronda Rousey...

    Nick Caron Written by Nick Caron about over 2 years ago 500 reads 2 comments