1. Eddie Alvarez Signs with UFC, Meets Donald Cerrone at UFC 178

    It didn't take long for released Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez to sign with the UFC. In fact, it was mere hours before the man signed on the dotted line...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 13,023 reads 85 comments

  2. Bellator Officially Releases Bellator Champ Eddie Alvarez

    It was a long time coming, but according to Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com, Bellator has released Bellator Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez from his contract, making him a free agent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 15,961 reads 84 comments

  3. UFC Fight Night 48 and 49: Previewing the Newcomers

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. On Saturday, the UFC puts on two shows...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,232 reads 2 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 47 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It seems like an eternity, but the UFC is back this week. UFC Fight Night 47, which marks the promotion's first event in Maine, is headlined by light heavyweight contenders Ryan Bader and Ovince St...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,621 reads 2 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 47: Previewing the Newcomers

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. On Saturday, the UFC returns after a layoff with UFC Fight Night 47...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,162 reads 3 comments

  6. Chan Sung Jung vs. Akira Corassani Set to Co-Headline in Sweden

    Not long after the Gunnar Nelson-Rick Story fight was announced as the headline bout of the UFC's return to Sweden, UFC Fight Night 53 picked up a co-main event between featherweights Chan Sung Jung and Akira Corassani...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 11,159 reads 43 comments

  7. 3 Best Fighters in Every Weight Class Outside of UFC

    The UFC is home to some of the best fighters in the world. However, it does not possess all of the best talent in mixed martial arts. There are a number of top stars outside the UFC who could easily be in contention if they were in the company...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 23,365 reads 43 comments

  8. WSOF 12: What to Expect from Saturday's Card

    This Saturday, the World Series of Fighting returns to NBC Sports with its 12th card to date. Headlined by lightweights Luis Palomino and Lewis Gonzalez, the card is looking to entertain fans and further draw attention to the young promotion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,694 reads 4 comments

  9. Leslie Smith and the 3 Most Underrated Women's Fighters in MMA Right Now

    MMA fans are finally getting to notice women in the sport as they gain more exposure through more opportunities. Stars have been born, with women like Ronda Rousey and Cris Cyborg leading the charge...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 4,398 reads 14 comments

  10. B/R Women's MMA Rankings, August 2014

    Women's MMA is growing, and we must keep up with the times. Women are getting more and more opportunities in mixed martial arts and are becoming more prevalent on the big stage...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,980 reads 18 comments

  11. The Beaten Path: 5 Prospects to Watch in August

    Another month, another chance for MMA prospects to prove their worth. That's right folks, the MMA train never stops. It continues to roll, month in and month out...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 6,703 reads 13 comments

  12. UFC on Fox 12: Preliminary Card Predictions

    This weekend marks the UFC's return to Fox on network TV, as UFC on Fox 12 will be live from San Jose, California. Headlined by Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown, the card boasts a deep lineup with lots of top talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 3,599 reads 4 comments

  13. UFC on Fox 12: Previewing the Newcomers

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. On Saturday, the UFC returns to network TV with UFC on Fox 12...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 2,527 reads 2 comments

  14. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC on Fox 12

    The UFC is coming off an immensely successful week, as UFC Fight Night 45 and 46 were able to capture fans' attention and deliver great fights. However, we must now look forward to the upcoming weekend...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 6,056 reads 18 comments

  15. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 46

    It's been a busy week for the UFC. Wednesday night, it was UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City. Saturday, it's UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 3,599 reads 6 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 46: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC was busy Wednesday evening with UFC Fight Night 45. It was a great night of bouts, but now we must make the quick turnaround to UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,699 reads 2 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 45: 3 Fights for Jim Miller to Take Next

    Wednesday night, Jim Miller stepped into the UFC Octagon opposite fellow lightweight contender Donald Cerrone ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 886 reads 5 comments

  18. Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    Wednesday night, Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller main evented UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City. It was a fight that did not disappoint. In a bout that lasted under two rounds, Cerrone was able to knock Miller out with a nasty head kick...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 7,810 reads 19 comments

  19. Previewing the Newcomers for UFC Fight Night 45 and 46

    The UFC is rapidly expanding and putting on more and more shows, and the increased number of events means an increase in roster size. This week, the UFC has two events...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,893 reads 3 comments

  20. UFC Fight Night 45: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC returns to Atlantic City for the first time in a long time, as UFC Fight Night 45 comes live on Wednesday. Headlined by Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller, the card boasts some great young talent who are looking to establish their names...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 1,893 reads 1 comments

  21. UFC Fight Night 45: B/R Staff Main Card Predictions

    We have a busy week ahead, folks. We have UFC Fight Night 45 on Wednesday in Atlantic City and UFC Fight Night 46 in Ireland on Saturday. Both cards promise a bunch of great action...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 8,906 reads 12 comments

  22. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 45

    Are you free Wednesday night? Good, there are some fights that need to be watched! UFC Fight Night 45 comes to you live from Atlantic City, New Jersey, on the backs of main eventers Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 3,611 reads 6 comments

  23. Yoel Romero vs. Tim Kennedy Set for UFC 178

    UFC 178 will be the setting of an important middleweight fight, as Strikeforce veteran Tim Kennedy takes on Cuban Olympic wrestler Yoel Romero. This was reported by Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Tuesday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 10,135 reads 92 comments

  24. TUF 20: Scouting Report for Every Fighter

    Last week, The Ultimate Fighter 20 cast was revealed at the UFC Expo in Las Vegas. Although we already knew the first eight participants, we were shown the other eight ladies ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 18,968 reads 35 comments

  25. TUF 19 Results: 3 Fights for Frankie Edgar to Take Next

    On Sunday night in Las Vegas, Frankie Edgar moved to 3-0 against BJ Penn in his career. That win came as a result of a TKO on the ground, where Edgar battered Penn with big ground-and-pound...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 year ago 18,829 reads 87 comments