1. Nate Diaz Speaks out on Money Complaints, Dana White Offers His Thoughts

    Nate Diaz isn't happy about his treatment at the hands of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and he's not going to take it anymore...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 33,983 reads 146 comments

  2. T.J. Dillashaw Has to Win

    T.J. Dillashaw 's competitive streak started at an early age. Dillashaw is the son of two highly competitive parents. He has two brothers. And growing up, even casual situations were often turned into a chance to win...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 7,882 reads 50 comments

  3. Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Fight Deal with World Series of Fighting

    Former UFC lightweight Melvin Guillard has signed a multi-fight contract with Las Vegas-based promotion World Series of Fighting. WSOF executive Shawn Lampman confirmed the news to Bleacher Report on Monday...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 8,467 reads 35 comments

  4. Dos Santos vs. Miocic Moved to 5/31 Brazil Card, Sonnen vs. Silva to UFC 175

    A heavyweight bout between Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic will now serve as the main event for The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil Finale on May 31 in Sao Paolo. Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports first reported the news on Monday afternoon...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 20,497 reads 82 comments

  5. Jon Jones OK with UFC Uniforms If They Benefit the Fighters

    Jon Jones has a big sponsorship deal with Nike. But the UFC light heavyweight champion recently told MMAjunkie .com that he's fine with a plan to institute official UFC fighter uniforms, as long as it benefits the fighters who wear them...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 20,995 reads 50 comments

  6. Jake Shields Release Highlights UFC's Unfortunate Entertainment-First Philosophy

    I awoke on Monday morning to the strangest news: Former Strikeforce champion Jake Shields was released from the UFC, per Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting .com ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 41,664 reads 227 comments

  7. Pat Cummins vs. Francimar Barroso Slated for UFC Fight Night in Albuquerque

    After making his UFC debut under less than ideal circumstances in February, former collegiate wrestler Pat Cummins will get an opponent who is a little more on his level...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 6,894 reads 20 comments

  8. Josh Burkman, Ali Abdelaziz Detail Contractual Issues and Resolution

    For a brief period of time on Thursday night, issues between Josh Burkman and his employers at World Series of Fighting seemed untenable. Burkman expressed his disappointment with vague issues on Twitter, asking to be released from his contract...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 4,518 reads 1 comments

  9. The Once and Future Queen of Fighting

    Holly Holm spent the first 17 years of her life in Bosque Farms. It is not a town or a city. It is not much of anything except a four-square mile collection of ranches and farms...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 44,150 reads 25 comments

  10. Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson Winner Gets Title Shot After Gustafsson

    A bout between light heavyweights Daniel Cormier and Dan Henderson just got a lot more interesting. Cormier and Henderson meet at UFC 175 on July 5. Both fighters have verbally agreed to the bout...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 19,300 reads 149 comments

  11. Chael Sonnen Believes Wanderlei Silva Will Pull out of Their Fight

    After many delays, the long-awaited bout between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva is finally set for the end of May. The two fighters have taken shots at each other via the media and Twitter for years...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 8,975 reads 44 comments

  12. Daniel Cormier vs. Dan Henderson Targeted for July's UFC 175 Event

    UPDATE: Dana White tweeted on Monday evening that Cormier vs. Henderson is not a done deal: @ arielhelwani Ariel is not correct. That fight is not done Daniel Cormier will not be facing Rafael Cavalcante, after all...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 26,626 reads 126 comments

  13. UFC Highlights the Best of Brock Lesnar in New Fight Pass Feature

    Brock Lesnar will step into the World Wrestling Entertainment ring this Sunday to entertain the masses with a match against The Undertaker...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 8,898 reads 58 comments

  14. World Series of Fighting 9 Results: Live Blog & Play by Play

    LAS VEGAS—World Series of Fighting 9 hits the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday night, and Bleacher Report is in attendance and reporting live. The preliminary card begins at 6:30 p...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 6,566 reads 15 comments

  15. UFC 173: Making the Best of a Bad Situation with Matchmaking Wizardry

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship has three annual cornerstone events, all held in Las Vegas: fight cards in May, July and the end of December. All three are centered on popular Las Vegas vacation dates...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 34,718 reads 74 comments

  16. Diego Sanchez Faces Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque

    Despite a loss to Myles Jury earlier this month, UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez isn't waiting around for his next fight. With the UFC heading to his adopted hometown of Albuquerque, N...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 5,331 reads 24 comments

  17. Renan Barao vs. T.J. Dillashaw Is the New UFC 173 Main Event

    A bantamweight title fight between reigning champion Renan Barao and T.J. Dillashaw will headline UFC 173 on May 24. Sources close to the promotion confirmed the story with Bleacher Report on Thursday night...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 16,417 reads 121 comments

  18. Daniel Cormier vs. Rafael Cavalcante in the Works for UFC 175 in July

    A light heavyweight bout between highly ranked light heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier and former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael Cavalcante is in the works, but not finalized, for UFC 175...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 19,638 reads 159 comments

  19. Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez Takes Place at UFC's Year-End Card

    Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez will face off at the UFC's year-end event in December. UFC President Dana White today made the announcement during a special press conference in Puerto Rico...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 13,590 reads 88 comments

  20. Flyweight Fight: John Dodson vs. John Moraga Added to UFC Fight Night 43

    A rematch between John Dodson and John Moraga has been added to the UFC's first-ever visit to Albuquerque, New Mexico. The event takes place June 7 at the Tingley Coliseum...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 2,354 reads 18 comments

  21. Dan Henderson Wants a UFC Championship Belt Before He Retires

    Fresh off his stunning come-from-behind win over Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC Fight Night 28, Dan Henderson says he wants a UFC title strapped around his waist before he rides off into the sunset...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 8,845 reads 60 comments

  22. Chris Weidman Injured, Title Fight vs. Lyoto Machida Moved to UFC 175 in July

    UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will undergo minor knee surgery after suffering an injury during training. Consequently, his scheduled UFC 173 title defense against Lyoto Machida has been moved to UFC 175 on July 5 in Las Vegas...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 56,631 reads 479 comments

  23. Will Chope Was Discharged from Air Force After Repeatedly Assaulting His Wife

    Updates from 11:07 a.m. ET, Sunday, March 23 The UFC has issued the following statement to Bleacher Report: The Ultimate Fighting Championship released a statement this ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 55,140 reads 107 comments

  24. First Tweets: The Moment MMA Fighters and Personalities Discovered Twitter

    Oh, Twitter. You have provided us some entertaining moments over the years. You've given us insight into the lives of professional athletes like never before. You've become our go-to source for mixed martial arts news...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 14,891 reads 14 comments

  25. Jose Aldo Says Anthony Pettis 'Likes to Talk a Lot, but He Does Very Little'

    A fight between UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis and featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been rumored for quite some time now. In fact, there was a time when it was more than a rumor...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 year ago 3,403 reads 9 comments