1. UFC Fight Night 36: Machida vs. Mousasi Fight Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    With as many trips as the UFC is now making to Brazil (on a seemingly monthly basis), it would be easy for a few of these free televised fight cards to get lost in the shuffle. Rightly so...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 12,741 reads 16 comments

  2. Daniel Cormier, Rashad Evans and the Cost of Fighting Friends

    Daniel Cormier met Rashad Evans during his senior year at Oklahoma State. Evans was a Michigan State wrestler, and his school dual meet against Cormier 's Oklahoma State team...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 13,465 reads 35 comments

  3. UFC Announces Major Changes to Post-Fight Bonus Structure

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship Tuesday announced a major change to the way they hand out post-event bonuses. Traditionally, the promotion has handed out bonuses for Fight of the Night, Submission of the Night and Knockout of the Night...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 44,660 reads 113 comments

  4. UFC Will Not Offer TUF Nations Contestant a Contract After Racist Instagram Pic

    On Sunday, a photo posted to Instagram by The Ultimate Fighter: Nations contestant Tyler Manawaroa some 18 weeks ago made the rounds. I'm choosing not to post the photo here, because it's racist and embarrassing and hurtful...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 23,748 reads 116 comments

  5. Cub Swanson Wants Jose Aldo to Move Up and Challenge Himself at Lightweight

    Anthony Pettis and Jose Aldo were scheduled to fight at featherweight last year, but an injury to Pettis forced the bout to be cancelled...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 7,848 reads 45 comments

  6. Jon Jones Doesn't See Eye to Eye with the UFC, and That May Cost the UFC Dearly

    UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is a marketable star. You won't find any MMA -centric brands adorning Jones when he walks out for fight night...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 68,828 reads 219 comments

  7. Playing the Heel a Calculated Effort from Wrestling Legend Ben Askren

    LAS VEGAS—Ben Askren , once and perhaps future free-agent welterweight, sits near a waterfall in the massive Venetian casino...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 10,525 reads 48 comments

  8. Junior Dos Santos Denies Reports That He's Left Team Nogueira

    Earlier today, we relayed a report from Brazilian outlet Globo that said former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos had left his longtime home at Team Nogueira and made the switch to Nova Uniao ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 9,483 reads 24 comments

  9. John Lineker's Weighty Issues Can Be Fixed with Easy Solutions

    Despite missing weight for two of his last three bouts—and needing an extra hour to make weight in the third—UFC flyweight John Lineker has no plans to move back up to bantamweight...

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  10. Middleweights Luke Rockhold, Tim Boetsch Face off at UFC 172 in Baltimore

    A middleweight bout between former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold and ultra-durable Tim Boetsch has been added to UFC 172 in Baltimore. The news was first announced by the UFC on their official website...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 3,535 reads 36 comments

  11. Jessica Eye vs. Sarah Kaufman Overturned Due to Failed Drug Test

    UPDATE 3, 4:16 p.m. ET: Marc Ratner, UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, confirmed with Bleacher Report that Eye's fight against Alexis Davis will indeed move forward on February 22...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 30,373 reads 50 comments

  12. Jose Aldo's Move to Lightweight Could Cement Him as Greatest Fighter in History

    There was a moment, roughly halfway through Jose Aldo's thoroughly brilliant and yet somehow uninspiring victory over Ricardo Lamas at UFC 169, when the longtime featherweight kingpin's murky future suddenly became quite clear...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 9,810 reads 70 comments

  13. Renan Barao vs Urijah Faber 2: What We Learned from UFC 169's Main Event

    It was a night designed to showcase two of the UFC's brightest stars below 155 pounds. Renan Barao and Jose Aldo, longtime teammates at the Nova Uniao camp in Brazil, went into ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 39,892 reads 110 comments

  14. Jon Jones Discusses Heavyweight Move, Potential Superfight vs. Chris Weidman

    From the moment he capped his meteoric rise to the UFC light heavyweight championship, Jon Jones has constantly been asked one important question: When are you going to move to heavyweight? It's a question with merit...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 17,382 reads 128 comments

  15. Dana White Says Anderson Silva Wants the Belt Back

    To hear UFC president Dana White tell it, we may get to see a third fight between Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva after all. It's a notion many consider impossible...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 14,454 reads 58 comments

  16. UFC on Fox 11: Travis Browne vs. Fabricio Werdum Is the Official Main Event

    A fight once planned as the co-main event for April's UFC on Fox card is now the main event. Heavyweights Travis Browne and Fabricio Werdum will face off in a fight to determine ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 3,749 reads 10 comments

  17. Chael Sonnen vs. Wanderlei Silva Could Join Weidman vs. Belfort Fight Card

    A planned fight between current coaches Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva could join a summer UFC event that will be headlined by middleweight champion Chris Weidman defending his belt against top challenger Vitor Belfort...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 16,172 reads 50 comments

  18. UFC Announces Tim Kennedy vs. Michael Bisping Headlines TUF Nations Finale

    A middleweight bout between Tim Kennedy and Michael Bisping will indeed headline The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale. On January 19, Bleacher Report reported Kennedy vs...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 9,380 reads 42 comments

  19. Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Targeted for UFC Return to Abu Dhabi

    A fight between veteran heavyweights Roy Nelson and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is being targeted for the Ultimate Fighting Championship's return to Abu Dhabi , which could take place later this year...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 6,949 reads 20 comments

  20. Ultimate Fighting Championship Details Canadian Fight Plans for 2014

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship will expand its Canadian reach further in 2014 than ever before. At a news conference today in Quebec City, UFC Canadian director of operations ...

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  21. UFC 169: Barao vs. Faber 2 Fight Card Betting Odds & Predictions

    UFC 169 takes place this Saturday night in Newark, New Jersey. Or perhaps it will take place Sunday night in Newark; that will only happen if the Super Bowl is moved to Saturday due to bad weather...

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  22. Gabriel Gonzaga to Undergo Surgery for Broken Right Hand

    UFC heavyweight Gabriel Gonzaga will undergo surgery to repair a broken hand suffered during his loss to Stipe Miocic at UFC on Fox 10. The news was first reported by Guilherme Cruz of MMAFighting ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 1,526 reads 1 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 10: What We Learned from Benson Henderson vs. Josh Thomson

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship's return to Chicago was initially met without much fanfare. On paper, the card couldn't hold its own when held up next to the UFC's previous two Fox Chicago installments...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 14,368 reads 87 comments

  24. Rampage Jackson Changes 2008 Car Chase Excuse Again, Can't Keep Story Straight

    If there's one thing you know about Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, it's that you never really know anything at all...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 12,663 reads 32 comments

  25. UFC on Fox 10: Henderson vs. Thomson Fight Card Betting Odds and Predictions

    The UFC returns to Fox on Saturday night with a familiar name: former lightweight champion Benson Henderson, who has made three appearances on the network fight cards since they began in 2011...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about over 1 year ago 13,127 reads 17 comments