1. UFC 183 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC continues its string of consecutive shows this weekend with UFC 183 . Live on pay-per-view in Las Vegas, the card features a number of top fighters in their divisions, as well as some interesting prospects...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 19,910 reads 32 comments

  2. The Beaten Path: 5 Flyweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We're back! The "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series is in its second-to-last installment. We left off with the bantamweights and now move on to the flyweights...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 2,801 reads 11 comments

  3. Invicta 11 Headlined by Cyborg-Tweet, Same Weekend and City as Rousey-Zingano

    The next Invicta card has been announced, and it will be headlined by Cris "Cyborg" Justino in Los Angeles on Feb. 27, the same weekend rival Ronda Rousey will be in action against Cat Zingano in the same city...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 8,434 reads 62 comments

  4. The Beaten Path: 5 Bantamweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We left off with the featherweights. It's time for the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series to continue—this time with the bantamweights. The bantamweight division is stacked with prospects...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 7,619 reads 0 comments

  5. The Beaten Path: 5 Featherweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We left off with the lightweights. It's now time for the featherweights. That's right, the Prospects the UFC Should Sign series is back with a vengeance. The featherweight division has recently become one of the deepest divisions in the UFC...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 1 month ago 6,971 reads 8 comments

  6. UFC Heads to Poland in April with Cro Cop-Gonzaga II, Manuwa-Blachowicz

    The UFC is ready to make a long-anticipated debut in Poland, and it has a huge main event on the books. Recently re-signed Pride and UFC legend Mirko Cro Cop will take the headlining ...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 12,498 reads 34 comments

  7. The Beaten Path: 5 Lightweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We let off last time with the welterweights. Now, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series moves onto the lightweight division. The lightweight division is a shark tank that is stacked with talent from top to bottom...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 12,885 reads 7 comments

  8. Examining the Ways Bellator Can Use Newly Signed Superstar Kimbo Slice

    Bellator made headlines last week when they decided to sign YouTube street fighter, UFC veteran and pro boxer Kimbo Slice to their roster...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 6,228 reads 21 comments

  9. The Beaten Path: 5 Welterweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    Another week, another continuation of the self-proclaimed best series on the Internet. That's right, the "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series is back with a vengeance...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 10,609 reads 10 comments

  10. UFC on Fox 14: Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC just had a giant weekend in Boston with UFC Fight Night 59 and superstar Conor McGregor . However, there is no rest for the weary, as we return with UFC on Fox 14 on Saturday...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 5,724 reads 5 comments

  11. The Beaten Path: 5 Middleweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    It's time to explore another edition of prospects the UFC Should Sign. We last left off with the light heavyweights. Now it's time to look at the middleweights...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 10,517 reads 4 comments

  12. 4 Reasons to Watch UFC on Fox 14

    The UFC is back on Fox this weekend, as the company heads to Sweden for a giant event. Headlined by Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson, the card is brimming with talent and should be a great night of scraps...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 13,370 reads 28 comments

  13. The Beaten Path: 5 Light Heavyweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    We started the series with the heavyweights , and now we move on to the light heavyweights. That's right—The Beaten Path continues its "Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 12,710 reads 16 comments

  14. The Beaten Path: 5 Heavyweights the UFC Should Sign Now

    Another year, another edition of the notorious "5 Prospects the UFC Should Sign" series. We as MMA fans are a little older and a little wiser. We're getting accustomed to more and more MMA popping up in the mainstream...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 20,007 reads 15 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night Boston: 3 Fights to Make for Dennis Siver

    Boston was home to UFC Fight Night 59 on Sunday night, and it was full of great fights. The main event featured Dennis Siver and Conor McGregor in a pivotal featherweight feature...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 1,012 reads 1 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night Boston: 3 Fights to Make for Benson Henderson

    Sunday night played host to UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston. The card, headlined by Conor McGregor and Dennis Siver , was stacked with talent and generally seemed to entertain all who watched...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 9,802 reads 15 comments

  17. Donald Cerrone vs. Benson Henderson III: What We Learned from Lightweight Tilt

    UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston was home to a co-main event that was a trilogy, as former WEC fighters-turned-current UFC contenders Donald Cerrone and Benson Henderson collided...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 10,366 reads 40 comments

  18. UFC Fight Night 59 Preliminary Card Predictions

    The UFC returns this weekend on Fox Sports 1, as UFC Fight Night 59 rolls into Boston. Headlined by one of the hottest fighters in the world, the card is deep with talent and should pull in some solid TV numbers...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 5,432 reads 2 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 59: 4 Reasons to Watch McGregor vs. Siver Fight Card

    The UFC returns this Sunday with a great free TV card, as UFC Fight Night 59 comes live from Fox Sports 1. Coming to you from Boston, the card is stacked with talent and should fulfill your desire for great fights this weekend...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 17,980 reads 36 comments

  20. MMA in 2014: The Top 5 Female Fighters

    Women's MMA took a giant step forward in 2014, whether it was because there were a record number of fights, the re-inclusion of women in Bellator or The Ultimate Fighter 20 crowning a UFC strawweight champion...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 2 months ago 9,744 reads 31 comments

  21. MMA in 2014: The Top 10 Submissions

    Folks, it was a good year for finishes in MMA . This was especially the case for submissions, as audiences were dazzled by some awesome finishes on the ground...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 11,094 reads 19 comments

  22. The Beaten Path: Top 25 MMA Prospects for 2015, Part 1

    Another year, another set of potential big-show prospects are ready to make a run in a sport that has a seemingly endless supply of up-and-comers who keep promotions strong and stacked with talent...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 33,328 reads 35 comments

  23. UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier Main Card B/R Staff Predictions

    A new year, the same crew. Bleacher Report is back in 2015 to guide you through the main cards of UFC events throughout the year. We kick things off with Saturday's UFC 182 , which is likely the most anticipated main event since Anderson Silva vs...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 89,253 reads 144 comments

  24. UFC 182 Fight Card: 3 Fighters Who Can Make a Name for Themselves

    UFC 182 is set to be one of the company's biggest events in a long time. It boasts a championship main event between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier that is probably the biggest in the division because of the stakes, bitterness and challenge for Jones..

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 4,811 reads 2 comments

  25. UFC 182 Preliminary Card Predictions

    It's a new year, but it's the same old predictions. Yes, I return in 2015 with the preliminary card predictions. First up is UFC 182 , which is headlined by bitter rivals Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones...

    Riley Kontek Written by Riley Kontek about 3 months ago 4,568 reads 4 comments