1. UFC Fight Night 29 Results: What's Next for the Winners?

    UFC Fight Night 29 came in lackluster form, as most of the fights failed to grab interest and keep fans around the world thoroughly entertained. However, some big shakeups came on the card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 10,313 reads 21 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 29 Results: Top 10 Welterweights in the UFC

    UFC Fight Night 29 was critically panned, but it did cause some important shakeups in the welterweight division. A top-five 170-pounder was taken down by split decision in a bout that was decent at best...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 1,870 reads 13 comments

  3. TUF 18: Jessamyn Duke Fighter Blog, Episode 6

    Note: All quotes and material were obtained firsthand by Bleacher Report through one-on-one between Jessamyn Duke and Bleacher Report's Riley Kontek . It was finally here...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 4,782 reads 12 comments

  4. The Ultimate Fighter 18: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate, Episode 6 Live Results

    The Ultimate Fighter settles in for its 18th season with coaches Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate on Wednesday evening at 10 p.m. ET...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 20,139 reads 32 comments

  5. Report: Newcomer Tom Niinimaki to Face Rani Yahya at TUF 18 Finale

    The UFC signings keep on coming, this time in the form of Finland's Tom Niinimaki . It is reported that he is slated to make his UFC debut in November at the TUF 18 Finale against veteran Rani Yahya ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 4,167 reads 13 comments

  6. Newcomers Alex Garcia, Andreas Stahl Meet at UFC Fight Night in Australia

    A day after we learned that newcomers Bruno Santos and Krzysztof Jotko are set to meet at UFC Fight Night 33 in Australia, we found out that another pair will make their UFC debuts on the same card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 999 reads 6 comments

  7. UFC Fight Night 29: Predicting the Fight Night Bonuses

    Although the consensus of the fans is that they are not excited, UFC Fight Night 29 has the potential for some great fights. When you have a bunch of up-and-coming guys competing for future main card slots, they tend to bring the fight...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 1,535 reads 7 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 30: 5 Replacements to Fight Alessio Sakara

    Alessio Sakara has had some terrible luck with his next scheduled fight in England. First, Tom Watson was injured and r emoved as his opponent, and now Magnus Cedenblad has also bowed out...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 2,578 reads 8 comments

  9. Andre Fili in for Injured Charles Oliveira vs. Jeremy Larsen at UFC 166

    UFC 166 is back to 13 fights on the card not long after it appeared that a bout between Charles Oliveira and Jeremy Larsen would be scrapped...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 2,941 reads 12 comments

  10. UFC Fight Night 29: Preliminary Card Predictions

    It's seemed like an eternity, but the UFC returns with their 29th installment of the "Fight Night" series on Wednesday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 4,680 reads 10 comments

  11. Matt Riddle Cuts Retirement Short, Returns at Bellator 109

    The circus for Matt Riddle continues, as the recently retired mixed martial artist finds himself back in the game after a few short weeks...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 1,260 reads 6 comments

  12. UFC Fight Night 29: 1 Reason to Watch Every Fight

    UFC Fight Night 29 is coming soon, marking the return to Brazil for the company. Though there aren't huge names on the card, it promises to be a fun night of fights...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 5,769 reads 34 comments

  13. TUF 18: Jessamyn Duke Fighter Blog, Episode 5

    Note: All quotes and material were obtained firsthand by Bleacher Report through one-on-one between Jessamyn Duke and Bleacher Report's Riley Kontek ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 3,112 reads 4 comments

  14. The Beaten Path: 5 MMA Prospects to Watch in October

    Our job here at the Beaten Path is to steer the casual fan toward the next wave of MMA stars. October is not short of up-and-coming talent, as promotions such as Bellator, Cage Warriors, ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 5,210 reads 13 comments

  15. UFC Signs Polish Middleweight Krzysztof Jotko, Brazilian Female Bethe Correia

    Amidst roster cuts the UFC has added fighters, this time in the form of international talent. It appears that the UFC has signed Polish middleweight Krzysztof Jotko , who ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 4,350 reads 6 comments

  16. 5 Kickboxers We'd Love to See in MMA

    There are not many sports that are as exciting as professional kickboxing. There is just something about the pure violence, athleticism and art that the sport brings that makes fans consistently jump out of their seats...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 13,261 reads 92 comments

  17. 5 Wrestlers We'd Love to See in MMA

    Undoubtedly, one of the best bases to have going into MMA , if not the best base, is amateur wrestling. Some of the best fighters in the world were amateur wrestlers at one point, ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 19,463 reads 39 comments

  18. 5 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Artists We'd Love to See in MMA

    If you ask any one fan which martial art was key in the explosion of MMA , most would point to Brazilian jiu-jitsu. It was Royce Gracie's domination at UFC 1 that caused the world to go into a manhunt for BJJ gyms in the nearby areas...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 8,420 reads 22 comments

  19. UFC Releases Japanese Star Yushin Okami

    In one of the most unbelievable releases since Jon Fitch, the UFC has decided to release Japanese middleweight contender Yushin Okami , according to MMA Junkie . Okami , a former middleweight title challenger, is 3-1 in his last four fights...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 9,283 reads 83 comments

  20. 5 Boxers We'd Love to See in MMA

    The idea of boxers coming over to MMA or mixed martial artists going over to boxing is an idea that has been teased and pondered for years. It's happened in some instances, for better or worse...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 8,694 reads 59 comments

  21. The Beaten Path: Top 10 Featherweight Prospects Outside UFC

    Here at the Beaten Path, our job is to give the average fan a look at some of the best prospects in the world. These are guys that have UFC potential written all over them...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 3,934 reads 23 comments

  22. TUF 18 Episode 4 Results and Recap: Tension Continues, Women Throw Down

    The fourth episode of TUF 18 featured the second women's fight of the quarterfinals, with Jessica Rakoczy of Team Rousey taking on long-time vet Roxanne Modafferi of Team Tate...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 13,744 reads 98 comments

  23. TUF 18: Jessamyn Duke Fighter Blog, Episode 4

    Note: All quotes and material were obtained firsthand by Bleacher Report through one-on-one between Jessamyn Duke and Bleacher Report's Riley Kontek ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 5,920 reads 11 comments

  24. Aleksandra Albu Signing: 5 Fighters the UFC Should Have Signed Instead

    The UFC world is abuzz over the signing of female fighter Aleksandra Albu, but it may not be for the right reasons. Not much is known about the Russian striker, but the buzz about her happens to come from her incredible physique and overall beauty...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 7,222 reads 32 comments

  25. Renan Barao Proves He Is One of the Best Fighters in All of MMA

    He may not be the most popular and he may not be the biggest name in terms of UFC champions, but Renan Barao has proven that he is one of the best fighters in MMA ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 10 months ago 2,377 reads 9 comments