1. UFC Fighter Julianna Pena Pregnant, Putting MMA Career on Hold

    UFC women's bantamweight Julianna Pena is pregnant and will take a leave of absence from her fight career. Pena announced the news Saturday evening the same way we all announce pregnancies: a post on her Instagram feed...

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  2. Greg Hardy, Disgraced Former NFL Pro Bowler, Announces MMA Debut

    Greg Hardy , the defensive end who reached All-Pro status during his time with the Dallas Cowboys but later found himself out of football after being convicted of assaulting his ex-girlfriend, has announced his debut as an MMA fighter...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. The Question: What Is the Greatest Submission in MMA History?

    Even if you didn't catch UFC 216 in person, by now you have likely seen or at least heard about Demetrious Johnson's mind-bending armbar submission on Ray Borg in the evening's co-main event...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Former UFC Fighter Rony Jason Suspected of Assaulting Sister

    Brazilian authorities are reportedly set to investigate former UFC fighter Rony Jason 's possible role in a recent assault in Brazil. Video footage captured on the scene allegedly shows the 33-year-old attacking a woman reported to be his sister...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. MMA Fan Starts in the Seats, Ends in the Cage as a Champion

    Just when you think sports can no longer warm your heart, along comes a story like this. Luis Felipe Alvim was crestfallen...

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  6. UFC 216 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Ferguson vs Lee Fight Card

    It wasn't for a full-calorie UFC title, but it still brought the promise of something delicious. When Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee fought Saturday for the interim lightweight title ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. The Complete Guide to UFC 216: Ferguson vs. Lee

    Not one but two title fights headline the card at UFC 216 in fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada. Before we discuss the main event, let's welcome back to the program Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC 216 Main Eventer Kevin Lee Backs LeBron's Trump Comments

    Kevin Lee , the lightweight fighting for an interim title in the main event of Saturday's UFC 216, recently expressed his support for the widely circulated comments of basketball legend LeBron James...

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  9. His Star May Be Rising Now, but Anthony Smith Took the Long Way to UFC Success

    None of it was that long ago. Anthony Smith still remembers the times when he and his girlfriend had to shake down the couch cushions so they could buy something to eat...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 28 days ago 8,223 reads 0 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 117 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Japan

    Japanese fight fans were early to rise Saturday, heading to Saitama Super Arena for UFC Fight Night 117. Based on the quality of the card, their friends may have suggested they sleep in...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 20,539 reads 0 comments

  11. UFC Fight Night 117 Preview: 3 Fights You Can't Miss from Japan Card

    I come before you today not to sell snake oil. UFC Fight Night 117 is not a good card. The card, which happens from the venerated Saitama Super Arena in Japan and airs Friday ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,252 reads 0 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 116 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Pittsburgh

    On Saturday night, Luke Rockhold carried the UFC into Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Maybe you respect the accomplishments of his opponent, former two-division World Series of Fighting champion David Branch...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 14,627 reads 0 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 116 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    A bittersweet brew of contract negotiations , modeling and Demi Lovato worked its insidious magic on Luke Rockhold 's career, keeping him sidelined for well over a year...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,113 reads 0 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 116 Preview: 3 Fights You Can't Miss in Pittsburgh

    Credit where it's due: Luke Rockhold knows how to nurse a wound. It was well over a year ago that Rockhold lost his UFC middleweight title to Michael Bisping ...

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  15. One-Handed Fighter Nick Newell to Come out of Retirement for Pro MMA Bout

    Nick Newell, the MMA lightweight who fights with only one fully functional arm due to congenital amputation, will return to the cage after more than two years in retirement...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,418 reads 0 comments

  16. The Complete Guide to UFC 215: Nunes vs Shevchenko

    *Note: This article was written before the cancellation of Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg in the main event. Henry Cejudo vs. Wilson Reis has been added to the main card. Jon Jones may be inactive for the rest of his prime...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,801 reads 0 comments

  17. Ex-UFC Fighter Diego Brandao Leaves Cage Mid-Fight

    If you're going to throw garbage at Diego Brandao , then frankly he has better places to be. You may remember Brandao (22-12) as the winner of Season 14 of The Ultimate Fighter ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 375,006 reads 0 comments

  18. Edmonton to Report on UFC Fighter Death—After UFC Leaves Edmonton

    Tim Hague died in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on June 18. He was 34 years old. The cause of death was brain injury sustained during a boxing match in the city two days before...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 23,467 reads 0 comments

  19. Rory MacDonald 'Convinced' Robbie Lawler Was on PEDs for Epic UFC 189 Brawl

    They asked him anything, and Rory MacDonald answered. You never really know how seriously to take these Reddit Ask Me Anythings, in which some kind of celebrity or thought leader ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 23,781 reads 0 comments

  20. Amid Mayweather-McGregor Hot Takes, MMA Fans Should Get over Inferiority Complex

    You'll never beat the bully if you just hand over your lunch money. Boxing is the bully. And MMA , for all its brutal skill and strength and toughness and posture—and the head tattoos, it's critical to remember those—is the victim...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 17,505 reads 0 comments

  21. Conor McGregor Says He's About to Release His Own Whiskey

    You may not be able to punch like Conor McGregor. But pretty soon, you'll be able to drink like him. That's according McGregor himself, who—and I hope you're sitting down—promoted ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 8,209 reads 0 comments

  22. The Wildest, Most Entertaining Photos from the McGregor-Mayweather Fight Buildup

    The hype period, thankfully, is over. All that's left is the fight. No one could blame anyone for being plain old sick of looking at these two mugs. When Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,375 reads 0 comments

  23. The Best Trash Talk of Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's Respective Careers

    We need to cast a wide net here. We are less than one week away from the boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. on August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 6,591 reads 0 comments

  24. Conor McGregor Gives Boxing Critique of Canelo, Gennady Golovkin, Manny Pacquiao

    Conor McGregor , boxing analyst. Just throw it on the pile of talents and career options for the Irish MMA champion. There is no shortage of these options. He doesn't need this options, he just has them...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 19,657 reads 0 comments

  25. Conor McGregor Teammate Dillon Danis Defeated, Mocked with Conor Quotes

    Dillon Danis wasn't making the swag walk Saturday night. Danis , whose outspoken glitziness closely mirrors that of training partner Conor McGregor , got a taste of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 21,566 reads 0 comments