1. Invicta 9's Kelly McGill: Ready to Show the World Who the 'Killer' Is

    Women's MMA has hit a boom period, as it seems ladies are coming out of the woodwork to participate in MMA...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 6,026 reads 4 comments

  2. UFC Title Picture: Who's Next, on Deck and in the Hole

    The UFC title picture—when it's not murky, it's, well, still murky. It seems that there is never really a clear-cut top contender these days, as multiple fighters at a time can claim top contention...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 30,045 reads 77 comments

  3. Wrestling World Champion Adeline Gray Guns for Gold, Ponders MMA Prospects

    Think about some of the greatest American athletes who have represented the U.S. in world championships and the Olympics. Some names that come to mind are Michael Phelps, Michael Jordan and Michael Johnson...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 7,652 reads 13 comments

  4. UFC 179 Results: 3 Fights for Glover Teixeira to Take Next

    Saturday night, UFC 179 marked the UFC's return to both pay-per-view and the country of Brazil. The card was headlined by a featherweight championship thriller in Jose Aldo vs...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 5,111 reads 5 comments

  5. Phil Davis vs. Glover Teixeira: What We Learned from Light Heavyweight Tilt

    The UFC returned to Brazil Saturday night, hosting a pay-per-view live from Rio de Janeiro. Headlined by Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, the card figured to be exciting but was relatively light on star power...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 15,117 reads 64 comments

  6. The 3 Worst Coaches in TUF History

    Between the American version of the show and international variants, The Ultimate Fighter has had over 20 seasons...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 19,152 reads 24 comments

  7. UFC 179 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It has seemed like an eternity, but the UFC is back after a rare break. The promotion returns to pay-per-view in Brazil with UFC 179, which hosts a title fight and other key bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 2,563 reads 1 comments

  8. TUF 20, Episode 5 Recap: Grudge Rematch Goes the Distance Again

    After a two-week absence due to Major League Baseball playoffs, The Ultimate Fighter 20 returned to Fox Sports 1 with one of the most anticipated fights of the season. That, of course, was a grudge rematch between Felice Herrig and Heather Clark.

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 3,930 reads 19 comments

  9. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC 179

    The UFC hasn't been on in weeks. That is one reason why you should watch UFC 179 this weekend. The card, which features a featherweight main event between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes , hosts a number of young talents and established fighters...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 13,473 reads 22 comments

  10. 5 International Locations the UFC Must Go to in 2015

    If you haven't noticed, the UFC is expanding its global market. For evidence, look at the many countries the organization travels to every year, as well as the number of new markets it breaks into...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 21,253 reads 58 comments

  11. 5 Successful UFC Veterans Who Failed to Make the TUF House

    The elimination round. It was a concept that The Ultimate Fighter incorporated to rid the show of fighters who "didn't want to be there" or didn't deserve to be there...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 21,371 reads 11 comments

  12. UFC FIght Night Stockholm: 3 Fights to Make for Rick Story

    In case you are unaware, the UFC aired UFC Fight Night 53 Saturday afternoon on Fight Pass live from Sweden. In the main event, a pivotal welterweight bout took place between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 7,145 reads 15 comments

  13. Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story: What We Learned from Welterweight Tilt

    The UFC's live broadcast from Sweden Saturday afternoon was shown on its always reliable Fight Pass. Headlining the card was a welterweight scrap between Rick Story and Gunnar Nelson, which was intended to be a showcase for the Icelandic native.

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 15,121 reads 37 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 53 and 54: B/R Staff Main Card Predictions

    Hope you have some free time Saturday, because there are two cards the UFC will put on. You read that right, two cards. Rory MacDonald fights Tarec Saffiedine in Canada, while Gunnar Nelson fights Rick Story in Sweden...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 7,369 reads 5 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 54 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is pulling a doubleheader this weekend. So strap in and get ready for a Saturday full of fights. Before we head to UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden, we have a great card in Canada...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 3,232 reads 1 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 53 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC is pulling a doubleheader this weekend. So strap in and get ready for a Saturday full of fights. Before we head to UFC Fight Night 54 in Canada, we have a great card in Sweden...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 2,255 reads 0 comments

  17. B/R Women's MMA Rankings, October 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 3 months ago 12,486 reads 26 comments

  18. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC Fight Night 53 and 54

    Strap yourselves in, UFC fans—Saturday is a busy one in the MMA world. Both UFC Fight Night 53 and 54 come to you live on Saturday, making the rare doubleheader a long affair in which you must be a marathon man to complete...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 4,026 reads 6 comments

  19. The Beaten Path: 5 Prospects to Watch in October

    The MMA world will be occupied in the month of October with plenty of UFC, Bellator and regional MMA action. If you like lots of MMA, get excited because your time is here...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 4,249 reads 7 comments

  20. UFC 178 Preliminary Card Predictions

    We are back to pay-per-view with an awesome card, as UFC 178 returns to Las Vegas this Saturday. Headlined with a title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso , the lineup is loaded from the top to the bottom...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 4,709 reads 7 comments

  21. Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier: A Full Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    UFC 178 on Saturday may be headlined by Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso , but it's not the whole story. In fact, it may not be the most enthralling fight on the card...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 9,006 reads 35 comments

  22. 5 Reasons to Watch UFC 178

    Get ready, fans— UFC 178 is coming at you like a ton of bricks. The event, which marks the return to pay-per-view for the company, boasts a UFC title fight and some other awesome bouts...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 14,788 reads 36 comments

  23. Cyborg to Return at Invicta 10, Honchak-Hashi Headlines Invicta 9

    Fans have eagerly awaited news on the return of Cris "Cyborg" Justino, and the UFC delivered today . According to UFC.com, Cyborg is set to make her return to Invicta at its 10th event, which will take place December 5...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 11,201 reads 27 comments

  24. Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson: What We Learned from Heavyweight Tilt

    The venue was Saitama Super Arena. No, it wasn't a Pride show—it was UFC Fight Night 52, and it took place in the early hours of Saturday morning. The card was headlined by Pride throwback Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 26,936 reads 73 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 52: 3 Fights for Miesha Tate to Take Next

    If you were awake Saturday morning in America, you were treated to UFC Fight Night 52. Live from Japan, the card boasted a pretty deep card, including a vital women's bout between Miesha Tate and Rin Nakai ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 12,984 reads 41 comments